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 30 September 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
30 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java
Rank 24 14 10
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -4
Contract jobs citing Java 2 3 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Uxbridge 1.49% 3.75% 8.99%
As % of the Programming Languages category 11.76% 20.00% 26.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 3 1
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£360 £425 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-15.29% +6.25%
UK excluding London average daily rate £380 £371 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +5.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £36.50
% change year-on-year
- -4.10%
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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
17 15 30
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Uxbridge 12.69% 18.75% 33.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 10 15
Average daily rate £323 £446 £288
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-27.73% +55.21%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £305 £320 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £441 £553 £423
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £19.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £33.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+4.47% -4.28%

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 30 September 2014, 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 2 (50.00%) J2EE
1 2 (50.00%) Oracle
1 2 (50.00%) Linux
1 2 (50.00%) HTML
1 2 (50.00%) JavaScript
1 2 (50.00%) SQL
2 1 (25.00%) .NET
2 1 (25.00%) PL/SQL
2 1 (25.00%) C#
2 1 (25.00%) JBoss
2 1 (25.00%) Oracle Forms
2 1 (25.00%) SharePoint
2 1 (25.00%) JMS
2 1 (25.00%) N-Tier
2 1 (25.00%) SLA
2 1 (25.00%) Six Sigma
2 1 (25.00%) Project Management
2 1 (25.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 1 (25.00%) Pharmaceutical
2 1 (25.00%) MVC
2 1 (25.00%) Scrum
2 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (25.00%) TDD
2 1 (25.00%) Spring
2 1 (25.00%) JNDI
2 1 (25.00%) InfoPath
2 1 (25.00%) Ubuntu
2 1 (25.00%) Marketing
2 1 (25.00%) WebSphere
2 1 (25.00%) .NET Framework

Java
Top Related IT Skills in Uxbridge by Category

For the 6 months to 30 September 2014, 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 1 (25.00%) IIS
1 1 (25.00%) SharePoint
1 1 (25.00%) WebSphere
Applications
1 1 (25.00%) InfoPath
Development Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Ant
1 1 (25.00%) JUnit
1 1 (25.00%) Oracle Forms
1 1 (25.00%) jMock
General
1 1 (25.00%) Pharmaceutical
1 1 (25.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Project Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Support Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Applications Support
2 1 (25.00%) Applications Support Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Implementation Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Implementation Project Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Oracle Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Oracle Support Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Oracle Applications Support Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Oracle Applications Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (50.00%) J2EE
1 2 (50.00%) HTML
2 1 (25.00%) .NET
2 1 (25.00%) ASP.NET
2 1 (25.00%) EJB
2 1 (25.00%) JDBC
2 1 (25.00%) JSP
2 1 (25.00%) Servlets
2 1 (25.00%) Struts
2 1 (25.00%) Web Services
2 1 (25.00%) XML
2 1 (25.00%) JMS
2 1 (25.00%) Spring
2 1 (25.00%) JNDI
2 1 (25.00%) .NET Framework
2 1 (25.00%) Apache Axis
2 1 (25.00%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 2 (50.00%) Linux
2 1 (25.00%) Ubuntu
2 1 (25.00%) UNIX
2 1 (25.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (25.00%) ITIL
1 1 (25.00%) Six Sigma
1 1 (25.00%) Project Management
1 1 (25.00%) MVC
1 1 (25.00%) Scrum
1 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (25.00%) TDD
1 1 (25.00%) Unit Testing
1 1 (25.00%) Integration Testing
1 1 (25.00%) System Testing
1 1 (25.00%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 2 (50.00%) JavaScript
1 2 (50.00%) SQL
2 1 (25.00%) C#
2 1 (25.00%) PL/SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (25.00%) SLA
1 1 (25.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
1 1 (25.00%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) Oracle
2 1 (25.00%) JBoss