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 24 December 2014 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
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
JavaBeans
Rank 565 554 536
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -18
Contract jobs citing JavaBeans 27 16 25
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.050% 0.031% 0.051%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.18% 0.11% 0.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 8 6
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£425 £450 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.55% +28.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £368 £311
10% offered a daily rate of more than £524 £500 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £525 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+40.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £42.50 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £42.50 -

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
14718 14100 13785
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 27.14% 27.54% 28.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 10077 9008 8644
Average daily rate £395 £375 £373
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.33% +0.67%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 193 302 361
Average hourly rate £35.00 £33.00 £34.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.06% -2.94%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.50 £16.00 £17.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £42.50 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £33.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -2.94%

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 24 December 2014.

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 13 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 24 December 2014. 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 -14 27 £425 -15.00% 1
London +28 26 £425 -15.00%
City of London +6 5 £475 -5.00%
East Midlands - - - -
West Midlands - - - -
Birmingham - - - -
Leeds - - - - 1
Northampton - - - -
York - - - -
North Yorkshire - - - -
Northamptonshire - - - -
West Yorkshire - - - - 1
Yorkshire - - - - 1

JavaBeans
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, 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 41 (91.11%) Java
2 38 (84.44%) Agile Software Development
3 36 (80.00%) JSP
4 33 (73.33%) JavaScript
4 33 (73.33%) Scrum
5 32 (71.11%) TDD
6 31 (68.89%) HTML
7 30 (66.67%) CSS
8 26 (57.78%) Web Services
9 25 (55.56%) Spring
10 24 (53.33%) Hibernate
11 23 (51.11%) SQL
12 22 (48.89%) QA
13 21 (46.67%) User Stories
14 20 (44.44%) Apache
15 19 (42.22%) J2EE
15 19 (42.22%) JUnit
16 18 (40.00%) Struts
16 18 (40.00%) XML
16 18 (40.00%) DB2
16 18 (40.00%) Linux
16 18 (40.00%) Eclipse
17 17 (37.78%) JMS
17 17 (37.78%) Servlets
17 17 (37.78%) JIRA
17 17 (37.78%) Java EE
18 16 (35.56%) XSL
18 16 (35.56%) Multithreading
19 15 (33.33%) UML
20 14 (31.11%) UNIX

JavaBeans
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, 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 20 (44.44%) Apache
2 10 (22.22%) CMS
3 7 (15.56%) Oracle Application Server
4 5 (11.11%) Oracle 10gAS
5 4 (8.89%) TPMS
5 4 (8.89%) CICS
6 3 (6.67%) Tomcat
6 3 (6.67%) Apache Pig
7 2 (4.44%) Apache Spark
7 2 (4.44%) WebLogic
7 2 (4.44%) NetWeaver
7 2 (4.44%) Confluence
8 1 (2.22%) SharePoint
8 1 (2.22%) WildFly
Communications & Networking
1 13 (28.89%) SNMP
2 4 (8.89%) TCP/IP
2 4 (8.89%) ATM
2 4 (8.89%) LAN
2 4 (8.89%) VoIP
2 4 (8.89%) WAN
3 2 (4.44%) AMQP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (40.00%) DB2
2 7 (15.56%) Oracle Database 11g
2 7 (15.56%) Oracle Reports
2 7 (15.56%) Oracle Database
3 4 (8.89%) Oracle Database 10g
3 4 (8.89%) Informix
3 4 (8.89%) MySQL
3 4 (8.89%) SQL Server
4 3 (6.67%) Hadoop
4 3 (6.67%) Apache Hive
4 3 (6.67%) Apache Cassandra
4 3 (6.67%) Big Data
5 1 (2.22%) Relational Database
5 1 (2.22%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 19 (42.22%) JUnit
2 18 (40.00%) Eclipse
3 17 (37.78%) JIRA
4 14 (31.11%) Selenium
5 11 (24.44%) Oracle Forms
6 10 (22.22%) Redmine
7 8 (17.78%) Subversion
7 8 (17.78%) Checkstyle
8 4 (8.89%) Git (software)
9 3 (6.67%) Mockito
9 3 (6.67%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 3 (6.67%) SoapUI
9 3 (6.67%) Maven
9 3 (6.67%) Bitbucket
10 2 (4.44%) Gradle
10 2 (4.44%) Jenkins
10 2 (4.44%) Ant
10 2 (4.44%) NetBeans
10 2 (4.44%) NWDS
10 2 (4.44%) Mercurial
General
1 10 (22.22%) Retail
2 1 (2.22%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 38 (84.44%) Developer
2 31 (68.89%) Java Developer
3 14 (31.11%) Senior Developer
4 10 (22.22%) Java Engineer
5 9 (20.00%) Senior Java Developer
6 8 (17.78%) Java/J2EE Developer
7 7 (15.56%) Oracle Developer
8 5 (11.11%) Senior Oracle Developer
8 5 (11.11%) Architect
9 4 (8.89%) Technical Architect
10 3 (6.67%) Designer
10 3 (6.67%) Senior Designer
11 2 (4.44%) Hadoop Developer
11 2 (4.44%) J2EE Developer
12 1 (2.22%) Java Programmer
12 1 (2.22%) Programmer
12 1 (2.22%) Java/J2EE Architect
12 1 (2.22%) Oracle Forms Developer
12 1 (2.22%) Technical Leader
12 1 (2.22%) Java Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 36 (80.00%) JSP
2 31 (68.89%) HTML
3 30 (66.67%) CSS
4 26 (57.78%) Web Services
5 25 (55.56%) Spring
6 24 (53.33%) Hibernate
7 19 (42.22%) J2EE
8 18 (40.00%) XML
8 18 (40.00%) Struts
9 17 (37.78%) Java EE
9 17 (37.78%) JMS
9 17 (37.78%) Servlets
10 16 (35.56%) XSL
11 13 (28.89%) Ajax
11 13 (28.89%) JSTL
11 13 (28.89%) Java RMI
11 13 (28.89%) XSD
12 12 (26.67%) JPA
13 11 (24.44%) EJB
14 10 (22.22%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 4 (8.89%) Statistics
1 4 (8.89%) Analytical Skills
1 4 (8.89%) Data Structures
2 2 (4.44%) Management Information System
3 1 (2.22%) AS400
Operating Systems
1 18 (40.00%) Linux
2 14 (31.11%) UNIX
3 12 (26.67%) Windows
4 4 (8.89%) Windows Vista
5 3 (6.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (2.22%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (84.44%) Agile Software Development
2 33 (73.33%) Scrum
3 32 (71.11%) TDD
4 21 (46.67%) User Stories
5 16 (35.56%) Multithreading
6 15 (33.33%) UML
7 13 (28.89%) OO
7 13 (28.89%) SOA
8 10 (22.22%) E-business
8 10 (22.22%) E-Commerce
8 10 (22.22%) B2B
9 7 (15.56%) Migration
10 6 (13.33%) Continuous Integration
11 4 (8.89%) Unit Testing
11 4 (8.89%) Data Protection
11 4 (8.89%) Waterfall
11 4 (8.89%) Refactoring
11 4 (8.89%) Load Balancing
11 4 (8.89%) RDF
12 3 (6.67%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 41 (91.11%) Java
2 33 (73.33%) JavaScript
3 23 (51.11%) SQL
4 8 (17.78%) PL/SQL
5 7 (15.56%) C
5 7 (15.56%) C++
6 6 (13.33%) VB
6 6 (13.33%) VBA
6 6 (13.33%) Shell Script
7 3 (6.67%) XPath
8 1 (2.22%) C#
Qualifications
1 5 (11.11%) Security Cleared
2 3 (6.67%) SC Cleared
3 2 (4.44%) ISSAP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (48.89%) QA
2 1 (2.22%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 3 (6.67%) Apache ZooKeeper
2 1 (2.22%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (2.22%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 14 (31.11%) Canoo
2 12 (26.67%) Oracle
3 4 (8.89%) Sybase
4 3 (6.67%) Red Hat
5 2 (4.44%) HP
5 2 (4.44%) CA
5 2 (4.44%) SAP
5 2 (4.44%) Atlassian
6 1 (2.22%) Cognos
6 1 (2.22%) IBM
6 1 (2.22%) VMware