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 27 August 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
27 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
JavaBeans
Rank 606 587 579
Rank change year-on-year
-19 -8
Contract jobs citing JavaBeans 14 13 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.024% 0.023% 0.026%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.087% 0.082% 0.090%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 8 6
Average daily rate
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£500 £397 £398
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+26.10% -0.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £365 £375 £338
10% offered a daily rate of more than £529 £437 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £500 £397 £388
% change year-on-year
+26.10% +2.32%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
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
16024 15797 15491
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 27.88% 28.05% 29.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 10860 10012 9971
Average daily rate £400 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £265 £255
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 285 219 266
Average hourly rate £38.77 £35.00 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+10.77% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.50 £17.50 £19.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.17 £71.00 £50.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.13 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+11.78% -

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 27 August 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 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 27 August 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 13 £444 +11.91% 5
London +16 8 £369 -5.44% 2
South East - 2 - - 2
City of London - 2 £350 -
Hampshire - 2 - -
South West -5 1 - -
Gloucestershire - 1 - -
Newcastle upon Tyne - 1 £500 -
Yorkshire - 1 £500 -
North East - 1 £500 -
Leeds - 1 £500 -
West Yorkshire - 1 £500 -
Tyne and Wear - 1 £500 -

JavaBeans
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 August 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 41 (100.00%) Java
2 29 (70.73%) Agile Software Development
3 25 (60.98%) EJB
4 24 (58.54%) XML
5 23 (56.10%) Servlets
6 22 (53.66%) Web Services
6 22 (53.66%) JSP
6 22 (53.66%) J2EE
6 22 (53.66%) JavaScript
7 18 (43.90%) SQL
8 15 (36.59%) Oracle
8 15 (36.59%) UML
8 15 (36.59%) XSL
8 15 (36.59%) Java RMI
8 15 (36.59%) Scrum
8 15 (36.59%) TDD
8 15 (36.59%) Multithreading
9 14 (34.15%) CSS
9 14 (34.15%) HTML
9 14 (34.15%) Relational Database
10 13 (31.71%) UNIX
10 13 (31.71%) Linux
10 13 (31.71%) Subversion
11 12 (29.27%) Unit Testing
11 12 (29.27%) Java EE
11 12 (29.27%) Sybase
12 11 (26.83%) JMS
13 10 (24.39%) DB2
13 10 (24.39%) JDBC
13 10 (24.39%) SOAP

JavaBeans
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 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 7 (17.07%) Confluence
1 7 (17.07%) Node.js
2 6 (14.63%) CMS
3 4 (9.76%) WebLogic
3 4 (9.76%) Apache
4 3 (7.32%) Tomcat
4 3 (7.32%) MQSeries
4 3 (7.32%) WebSphere
5 2 (4.88%) Adobe Experience Manager
6 1 (2.44%) WebSphere Application Server
6 1 (2.44%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 1 (2.44%) Oracle Service Bus
6 1 (2.44%) IBM Connections
6 1 (2.44%) Oracle BPEL
6 1 (2.44%) JCAPS
6 1 (2.44%) IBM Notes
6 1 (2.44%) Lotus Domino
Business Applications
1 9 (21.95%) Oracle 11i
2 1 (2.44%) Oracle BPM
2 1 (2.44%) Fredhopper
Cloud Services
1 7 (17.07%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 6 (14.63%) SNMP
2 1 (2.44%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (34.15%) Relational Database
2 10 (24.39%) Oracle Database
2 10 (24.39%) DB2
3 9 (21.95%) Oracle8/8i Database
3 9 (21.95%) Oracle9i Database
3 9 (21.95%) Oracle Database 10g
4 1 (2.44%) Oracle Database 11g
4 1 (2.44%) Oracle Database 12c
4 1 (2.44%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 13 (31.71%) Subversion
2 10 (24.39%) JIRA
3 9 (21.95%) Git (software)
4 7 (17.07%) JUnit
5 3 (7.32%) Maven
6 2 (4.88%) Mockito
6 2 (4.88%) Selenium
6 2 (4.88%) Eclipse
7 1 (2.44%) Jasmine
7 1 (2.44%) Grunt
7 1 (2.44%) Karma Test Runner
7 1 (2.44%) Bower
7 1 (2.44%) ClearCase
General
1 6 (14.63%) Banking
1 6 (14.63%) Retail
2 5 (12.20%) Finance
3 4 (9.76%) Investment Banking
4 3 (7.32%) Front Office
5 2 (4.88%) Games
Job Titles
1 31 (75.61%) Developer
2 23 (56.10%) Java Developer
3 8 (19.51%) Senior Developer
4 7 (17.07%) Administrator
4 7 (17.07%) Senior Java Developer
5 5 (12.20%) Java/J2EE Developer
6 4 (9.76%) Java Engineer
7 3 (7.32%) HTML Developer
8 2 (4.88%) Architect
8 2 (4.88%) Java Architect
9 1 (2.44%) Oracle Developer
9 1 (2.44%) J2EE Developer
9 1 (2.44%) Technical Analyst
9 1 (2.44%) Lotus Notes Developer
9 1 (2.44%) Operations Analyst
9 1 (2.44%) Analyst
9 1 (2.44%) Web Developer
9 1 (2.44%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (60.98%) EJB
2 24 (58.54%) XML
3 23 (56.10%) Servlets
4 22 (53.66%) JSP
4 22 (53.66%) Web Services
4 22 (53.66%) J2EE
5 15 (36.59%) XSL
5 15 (36.59%) Java RMI
6 14 (34.15%) HTML
6 14 (34.15%) CSS
7 12 (29.27%) Java EE
8 11 (26.83%) JMS
9 10 (24.39%) Spring
9 10 (24.39%) JDBC
9 10 (24.39%) SOAP
10 9 (21.95%) XML Schema
10 9 (21.95%) Hibernate
10 9 (21.95%) CORBA
10 9 (21.95%) REST
11 8 (19.51%) J2SE
Miscellaneous
1 9 (21.95%) N-Tier
2 5 (12.20%) Wiki
3 3 (7.32%) Derivative
4 2 (4.88%) Online Games
4 2 (4.88%) iSeries
4 2 (4.88%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 2 (4.88%) Fixed Income
4 2 (4.88%) Equities
5 1 (2.44%) User Experience
5 1 (2.44%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (2.44%) Performance Metrics
Operating Systems
1 13 (31.71%) UNIX
1 13 (31.71%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (70.73%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (36.59%) TDD
2 15 (36.59%) Scrum
2 15 (36.59%) Multithreading
2 15 (36.59%) UML
3 12 (29.27%) Unit Testing
4 10 (24.39%) Data Migration
4 10 (24.39%) Software Engineering
4 10 (24.39%) Migration
5 9 (21.95%) OO
5 9 (21.95%) RUP
6 8 (19.51%) OOP
6 8 (19.51%) User Stories
7 7 (17.07%) SOA
8 5 (12.20%) E-Commerce
8 5 (12.20%) Release Management
8 5 (12.20%) Continuous Integration
9 4 (9.76%) B2B
9 4 (9.76%) E-business
9 4 (9.76%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 41 (100.00%) Java
2 22 (53.66%) JavaScript
3 18 (43.90%) SQL
4 9 (21.95%) XPath
5 7 (17.07%) Bash Shell
5 7 (17.07%) Python
6 3 (7.32%) TypeScript
7 2 (4.88%) C
8 1 (2.44%) C#
8 1 (2.44%) LotusScript
8 1 (2.44%) PHP
8 1 (2.44%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (9.76%) Security Cleared
2 2 (4.88%) DV Cleared
3 1 (2.44%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (14.63%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (2.44%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 15 (36.59%) Oracle
2 12 (29.27%) Sybase
3 7 (17.07%) Atlassian
4 3 (7.32%) TIBCO
4 3 (7.32%) IBM
5 2 (4.88%) Canoo
6 1 (2.44%) Google
6 1 (2.44%) Adobe
6 1 (2.44%) Lotus