The table below looks at the statistics for Java skills in IT contracts advertised for the Uxbridge region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Java over the 3 months to 11 February 2016 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
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Java
Rank 11 12 -
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -
Contract jobs citing Java 3 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Uxbridge 5.26% 3.03% -
As % of the Programming Languages category 37.50% 11.11% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 0
Average daily rate £225 £350 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-35.71% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £363
% change year-on-year
- +10.34%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.88 £37.50 £38.75
% change year-on-year
+9.00% -3.22%
Java
London

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in contract jobs advertised in the Uxbridge region.

Programming Languages Category
Uxbridge
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
8 18 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Uxbridge 14.04% 27.27% 15.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 13 6
Average daily rate £381 £350 £288
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.92% +21.73%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £263 £209
10% offered a daily rate of more than £460 £521 £396
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Average hourly rate - - £36.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £36.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +5.88%

Java
Jobs Demand Trend in Uxbridge

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Java across the Uxbridge region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

Java Jobs Demand Trend in Uxbridge

Java
Daily Rate Trend in Uxbridge

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Java across the Uxbridge region.

Java Daily Rate Trend in Uxbridge

Java
Hourly Rate Trend in Uxbridge

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Java across the Uxbridge region.

Java Hourly Rate Trend in Uxbridge

Java
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Uxbridge

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Uxbridge region citing Java 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 Java.

1 14 (87.50%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (62.50%) Python
2 10 (62.50%) Oracle
2 10 (62.50%) Scrum
2 10 (62.50%) TDD
2 10 (62.50%) Spring
3 9 (56.25%) AOP
3 9 (56.25%) Spring Security
3 9 (56.25%) REST
4 5 (31.25%) Continuous Improvement
5 4 (25.00%) Linux
6 3 (18.75%) XML
6 3 (18.75%) Telecoms
6 3 (18.75%) JIRA
7 2 (12.50%) Performance Analysis
7 2 (12.50%) GitHub
7 2 (12.50%) OOD
7 2 (12.50%) SOAP
7 2 (12.50%) Web Services
7 2 (12.50%) OO
7 2 (12.50%) Perl
7 2 (12.50%) C++
7 2 (12.50%) ActiveMQ
7 2 (12.50%) Swing
7 2 (12.50%) Maven
7 2 (12.50%) Automated Testing
7 2 (12.50%) Oracle BPM
7 2 (12.50%) jBPM
7 2 (12.50%) Git (software)
7 2 (12.50%) Confluence

Java
Top Related IT Skills in Uxbridge by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Uxbridge region citing Java 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 Java. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (12.50%) Confluence
2 1 (6.25%) JBoss
2 1 (6.25%) SAS
Business Applications
1 2 (12.50%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 2 (12.50%) GitHub
Development Applications
1 3 (18.75%) JIRA
2 2 (12.50%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 2 (12.50%) Git (software)
2 2 (12.50%) Maven
3 1 (6.25%) Ant
3 1 (6.25%) Gradle
3 1 (6.25%) Jenkins
3 1 (6.25%) Subversion
General
1 3 (18.75%) Telecoms
2 1 (6.25%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 13 (81.25%) Developer
1 13 (81.25%) Java Developer
2 4 (25.00%) Oracle Developer
2 4 (25.00%) Python Developer
3 1 (6.25%) Configuration Manager
3 1 (6.25%) Java Swing Developer
3 1 (6.25%) Senior Penetration Tester
3 1 (6.25%) Senior Tester
3 1 (6.25%) Software Engineer
3 1 (6.25%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (62.50%) Spring
2 9 (56.25%) REST
2 9 (56.25%) Spring Security
3 3 (18.75%) XML
4 2 (12.50%) ActiveMQ
4 2 (12.50%) jBPM
4 2 (12.50%) SOAP
4 2 (12.50%) Swing
4 2 (12.50%) Web Services
5 1 (6.25%) Backbone.js
5 1 (6.25%) CSS
5 1 (6.25%) CSS3
5 1 (6.25%) Hibernate
5 1 (6.25%) HTML
5 1 (6.25%) HTML5
5 1 (6.25%) J2ME
5 1 (6.25%) J2SE
5 1 (6.25%) Java SE
5 1 (6.25%) JPA
5 1 (6.25%) XML Messaging
Miscellaneous
1 1 (6.25%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
1 1 (6.25%) Mobile App
1 1 (6.25%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 4 (25.00%) Linux
2 1 (6.25%) Android
2 1 (6.25%) Apple iOS
2 1 (6.25%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (87.50%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (62.50%) Scrum
2 10 (62.50%) TDD
3 9 (56.25%) AOP
4 5 (31.25%) Continuous Improvement
5 2 (12.50%) Automated Testing
5 2 (12.50%) Integration Testing
5 2 (12.50%) OO
5 2 (12.50%) OOD
5 2 (12.50%) Performance Analysis
6 1 (6.25%) Continuous Integration
6 1 (6.25%) Data Modelling
6 1 (6.25%) ETL
6 1 (6.25%) Extreme Programming
6 1 (6.25%) Manual Testing
6 1 (6.25%) Release Management
6 1 (6.25%) RUP
6 1 (6.25%) SOA
6 1 (6.25%) Software Engineering
6 1 (6.25%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 10 (62.50%) Python
2 2 (12.50%) C++
2 2 (12.50%) Perl
3 1 (6.25%) C
3 1 (6.25%) C#
3 1 (6.25%) Groovy
3 1 (6.25%) JavaScript
3 1 (6.25%) PL/SQL
3 1 (6.25%) SQL
3 1 (6.25%) Tcl
System Software
1 1 (6.25%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (6.25%) Ansible
Vendors
1 10 (62.50%) Oracle