The table below looks at the statistics for JavaBeans skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited JavaBeans over the 3 months to 2 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
2 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
JavaBeans
Rank 559 561 509
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -52
Contract jobs citing JavaBeans 17 15 24
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.032% 0.029% 0.053%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.12% 0.11% 0.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 7 12
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£375 £375 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -16.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £309 £362 £333
10% offered a daily rate of more than £398 £416 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £500
% change year-on-year
- -25.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 5
Average hourly rate £45.00 £42.50 £42.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £45.00 £42.50 £42.50
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category in contract jobs advertised across the UK.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
14073 13852 12143
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 26.78% 27.10% 27.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 9243 8638 7621
Average daily rate £388 £375 £360
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.33% +4.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £260 £255
10% offered a daily rate of more than £538 £525 £543
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 194 264 300
Average hourly rate £35.00 £34.00 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.94% -2.85%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.00 £16.87 £17.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £52.50 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £34.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+2.94% -2.85%

JavaBeans
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing JavaBeans within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

JavaBeans Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

JavaBeans
Daily Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing JavaBeans within the UK.

JavaBeans Daily Rate Trend in the UK

JavaBeans
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing JavaBeans within the UK over the 3 months to 2 March 2015.

JavaBeans Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

JavaBeans
Hourly Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing JavaBeans within the UK.

JavaBeans Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

JavaBeans
Top 18 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing JavaBeans within the UK over the 3 months to 2 March 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England -27 12 £375 - 4
London +3 5 £375 -
Scotland -2 4 £313 -16.66%
Edinburgh -4 3 £313 -16.66%
South East - 3 £375 - 1
City of London +6 1 - -
West Midlands - - - -
East of England - - - - 2
Leeds - - - -
Birmingham - - - -
Chelmsford - - - - 2
Oxford - - - - 1
York - - - -
Essex - - - - 2
North Yorkshire - - - -
Oxfordshire - - - - 1
West Yorkshire - - - -
Yorkshire - - - -

JavaBeans
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 2 March 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing JavaBeans also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited JavaBeans.

1 48 (100.00%) Java
2 34 (70.83%) HTML
2 34 (70.83%) CSS
3 33 (68.75%) JSP
3 33 (68.75%) JavaScript
3 33 (68.75%) Agile Software Development
4 26 (54.17%) Scrum
4 26 (54.17%) SQL
5 25 (52.08%) Web Services
5 25 (52.08%) Hibernate
5 25 (52.08%) TDD
6 21 (43.75%) Spring
7 20 (41.67%) JUnit
7 20 (41.67%) J2EE
8 19 (39.58%) QA
9 18 (37.50%) Java EE
9 18 (37.50%) DB2
9 18 (37.50%) User Stories
10 17 (35.42%) XML
10 17 (35.42%) Apache
11 16 (33.33%) Eclipse
11 16 (33.33%) Servlets
11 16 (33.33%) Oracle
11 16 (33.33%) Selenium
12 15 (31.25%) JMS
13 14 (29.17%) Struts
13 14 (29.17%) XSL
13 14 (29.17%) UML
13 14 (29.17%) JIRA
13 14 (29.17%) Multithreading

JavaBeans
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 2 March 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing JavaBeans also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited JavaBeans. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 17 (35.42%) Apache
2 7 (14.58%) CMS
2 7 (14.58%) Oracle Application Server
3 5 (10.42%) WebSphere
3 5 (10.42%) Tomcat
3 5 (10.42%) WebLogic
3 5 (10.42%) Oracle 10gAS
4 4 (8.33%) Apache Pig
4 4 (8.33%) JBoss
5 2 (4.17%) Oracle BPEL
5 2 (4.17%) Apache Spark
5 2 (4.17%) WebSphere Application Server
5 2 (4.17%) JCAPS
5 2 (4.17%) Oracle Service Bus
5 2 (4.17%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 1 (2.08%) Adobe CQ
6 1 (2.08%) WildFly
6 1 (2.08%) SharePoint
Business Applications
1 2 (4.17%) Oracle BPM
2 1 (2.08%) Fredhopper
Communications & Networking
1 10 (20.83%) SNMP
2 4 (8.33%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (37.50%) DB2
2 9 (18.75%) Oracle Database 11g
2 9 (18.75%) Oracle Database
3 7 (14.58%) Oracle Reports
4 4 (8.33%) Hadoop
4 4 (8.33%) Apache Hive
4 4 (8.33%) Apache Cassandra
4 4 (8.33%) Big Data
4 4 (8.33%) Oracle Database 10g
5 3 (6.25%) Relational Database
5 3 (6.25%) Data Warehouse
6 2 (4.17%) Oracle Database 12c
6 2 (4.17%) MySQL
6 2 (4.17%) SQL Server
7 1 (2.08%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 20 (41.67%) JUnit
2 16 (33.33%) Eclipse
2 16 (33.33%) Selenium
3 14 (29.17%) JIRA
4 10 (20.83%) Subversion
4 10 (20.83%) Redmine
5 8 (16.67%) Checkstyle
6 7 (14.58%) Oracle Forms
7 6 (12.50%) Git (software)
8 5 (10.42%) Mockito
9 4 (8.33%) Jenkins
9 4 (8.33%) Maven
10 3 (6.25%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 3 (6.25%) Grunt
10 3 (6.25%) Jasmine
10 3 (6.25%) Bitbucket
10 3 (6.25%) SoapUI
10 3 (6.25%) Karma Test Runner
10 3 (6.25%) Bower
11 2 (4.17%) Eclipse RCP
General
1 11 (22.92%) Retail
2 1 (2.08%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 42 (87.50%) Developer
2 28 (58.33%) Java Developer
3 14 (29.17%) Senior Developer
4 9 (18.75%) Oracle Developer
5 7 (14.58%) Senior Java Developer
5 7 (14.58%) Java/J2EE Developer
5 7 (14.58%) Java Engineer
6 5 (10.42%) Senior Oracle Developer
7 3 (6.25%) Hadoop Developer
7 3 (6.25%) Designer
7 3 (6.25%) Senior Designer
8 2 (4.17%) Senior Software Developer
8 2 (4.17%) J2EE Developer
8 2 (4.17%) Analyst
8 2 (4.17%) Software Developer
9 1 (2.08%) Architect
9 1 (2.08%) Tester
9 1 (2.08%) Web Developer
9 1 (2.08%) Technical Analyst
9 1 (2.08%) PHP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (70.83%) HTML
1 34 (70.83%) CSS
2 33 (68.75%) JSP
3 25 (52.08%) Web Services
3 25 (52.08%) Hibernate
4 21 (43.75%) Spring
5 20 (41.67%) J2EE
6 18 (37.50%) Java EE
7 17 (35.42%) XML
8 16 (33.33%) Servlets
9 15 (31.25%) JMS
10 14 (29.17%) XSL
10 14 (29.17%) Struts
10 14 (29.17%) JPA
11 12 (25.00%) Java RMI
12 10 (20.83%) XSD
12 10 (20.83%) EJB
12 10 (20.83%) JSTL
12 10 (20.83%) Ajax
13 9 (18.75%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 4 (8.33%) Statistics
2 3 (6.25%) User Experience
3 2 (4.17%) Performance Metrics
4 1 (2.08%) AS400
4 1 (2.08%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 13 (27.08%) UNIX
2 10 (20.83%) Linux
3 6 (12.50%) Windows
4 2 (4.17%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (68.75%) Agile Software Development
2 26 (54.17%) Scrum
3 25 (52.08%) TDD
4 18 (37.50%) User Stories
5 14 (29.17%) Multithreading
5 14 (29.17%) UML
6 12 (25.00%) SOA
7 10 (20.83%) OO
7 10 (20.83%) Migration
8 9 (18.75%) E-Commerce
9 7 (14.58%) E-business
9 7 (14.58%) B2B
9 7 (14.58%) Continuous Integration
10 6 (12.50%) Software Engineering
10 6 (12.50%) Web Development
10 6 (12.50%) MVC
11 5 (10.42%) Unit Testing
12 4 (8.33%) Refactoring
12 4 (8.33%) Release Management
12 4 (8.33%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 48 (100.00%) Java
2 33 (68.75%) JavaScript
3 26 (54.17%) SQL
4 9 (18.75%) C
4 9 (18.75%) PL/SQL
5 7 (14.58%) C++
6 6 (12.50%) VB
6 6 (12.50%) VBA
6 6 (12.50%) Shell Script
7 4 (8.33%) XPath
8 3 (6.25%) C#
8 3 (6.25%) PHP
Qualifications
1 4 (8.33%) Security Cleared
2 2 (4.17%) Degree
2 2 (4.17%) DV Cleared
3 1 (2.08%) SC Cleared
3 1 (2.08%) VCP4
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (39.58%) QA
2 1 (2.08%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 4 (8.33%) Apache ZooKeeper
Systems Management
1 2 (4.17%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 1 (2.08%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 16 (33.33%) Oracle
2 14 (29.17%) Canoo
3 3 (6.25%) IBM
4 2 (4.17%) Microsoft
4 2 (4.17%) BEA
5 1 (2.08%) Google
5 1 (2.08%) HP
5 1 (2.08%) Cognos