The table below looks at the statistics for Java skills in IT contracts advertised for the Watford region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Java over the 3 months to 29 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
29 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Java
Rank 14 7 8
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +1
Contract jobs citing Java 7 30 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Watford 5.15% 18.87% 17.98%
As % of the Programming Languages category 20.59% 39.47% 43.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 8 4
Median daily rate £406 £350 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.07% -6.66%
UK excluding London median daily rate £420 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £40.00 £36.50
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +9.58%
Java
Hertfordshire

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

Programming Languages Category
Watford
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
34 76 37
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Watford 25.00% 47.80% 41.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 30 16
Median daily rate £388 £363 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.89% -3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £348 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £523 £425 £388
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £37.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +2.77%

Java
Jobs Demand Trend in Watford

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Watford region citing Java as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Programming Languages category.

Java Jobs Demand Trend in Watford

Java
Daily Rate Trend in Watford

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

Java Daily Rate Trend in Watford

Java
Daily Rate Histogram in Watford

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Java across the Watford region over the 3 months to 29 June 2016.

Java Daily Rate Histogram in Watford

Java
Hourly Rate Trend in Watford

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

Java Hourly Rate Trend in Watford

Java
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Watford

For the 6 months to 29 June 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Java also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Watford region with a requirement for Java.

1 18 (72.00%) JavaScript
2 14 (56.00%) E-Commerce
3 13 (52.00%) Retail
3 13 (52.00%) Agile Software Development
4 12 (48.00%) HTML
4 12 (48.00%) SQL
5 10 (40.00%) J2EE
5 10 (40.00%) XML
6 9 (36.00%) CSS
7 7 (28.00%) JSP
7 7 (28.00%) Hibernate
7 7 (28.00%) Spring
8 6 (24.00%) Struts
8 6 (24.00%) Web Services
9 5 (20.00%) Unix
9 5 (20.00%) DB2
9 5 (20.00%) Scrum
9 5 (20.00%) MVC
9 5 (20.00%) TDD
9 5 (20.00%) hybris
10 4 (16.00%) Cucumber
10 4 (16.00%) Selenium
10 4 (16.00%) ATG
10 4 (16.00%) Percussion
10 4 (16.00%) IBM
10 4 (16.00%) Internet
10 4 (16.00%) Ant
10 4 (16.00%) Oracle
10 4 (16.00%) JBoss
10 4 (16.00%) EJB

Java
Top Related IT Skills in Watford by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 4 (16.00%) JBoss
2 3 (12.00%) WebSphere
3 2 (8.00%) CMS
3 2 (8.00%) WebSphere Application Server
4 1 (4.00%) IBM Connections
4 1 (4.00%) IBM Domino
4 1 (4.00%) IBM Notes
Business Applications
1 3 (12.00%) Magento
2 2 (8.00%) Salesforce.com CRM
Communications & Networking
1 4 (16.00%) Internet
2 1 (4.00%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (20.00%) DB2
2 3 (12.00%) DbVisualizer
2 3 (12.00%) SQL Server
3 2 (8.00%) Big Data
3 2 (8.00%) Relational Database
4 1 (4.00%) Hadoop
4 1 (4.00%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (4.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (4.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 4 (16.00%) Ant
1 4 (16.00%) Cucumber
1 4 (16.00%) Selenium
1 4 (16.00%) WebDriver
2 3 (12.00%) JIRA
2 3 (12.00%) Protractor
2 3 (12.00%) Subversion
3 2 (8.00%) JUnit
3 2 (8.00%) Maven
3 2 (8.00%) Rational Application Developer
General
1 13 (52.00%) Retail
2 3 (12.00%) Marketing
3 2 (8.00%) Telecoms
4 1 (4.00%) Finance
4 1 (4.00%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 12 (48.00%) Developer
2 5 (20.00%) Java Developer
3 4 (16.00%) Architect
3 4 (16.00%) Automation Tester
3 4 (16.00%) E-Commerce Developer
3 4 (16.00%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 4 (16.00%) Tester
4 3 (12.00%) Java Automation Tester
4 3 (12.00%) Java E-Commerce Developer
4 3 (12.00%) JavaScript Developer
4 3 (12.00%) Lead Developer
4 3 (12.00%) Selenium Automation Tester
4 3 (12.00%) Selenium Tester
4 3 (12.00%) Solutions Architect
5 2 (8.00%) Agile Developer
5 2 (8.00%) Agile Java Developer
5 2 (8.00%) Java Architect
5 2 (8.00%) Salesforce.com Developer
5 2 (8.00%) Senior Developer
5 2 (8.00%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (48.00%) HTML
2 10 (40.00%) J2EE
2 10 (40.00%) XML
3 9 (36.00%) CSS
4 7 (28.00%) Hibernate
4 7 (28.00%) JSP
4 7 (28.00%) Spring
5 6 (24.00%) Struts
5 6 (24.00%) Web Services
6 4 (16.00%) EJB
7 3 (12.00%) AngularJS
7 3 (12.00%) Flash
7 3 (12.00%) Gherkin
7 3 (12.00%) jQuery
7 3 (12.00%) RESTful
8 2 (8.00%) JDBC
8 2 (8.00%) JNDI
8 2 (8.00%) Servlets
8 2 (8.00%) Visualforce
9 1 (4.00%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 3 (12.00%) Analytical Skills
1 3 (12.00%) User Experience
2 2 (8.00%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (4.00%) Digital Media
3 1 (4.00%) FMCG
3 1 (4.00%) Replication
3 1 (4.00%) RIA
Operating Systems
1 5 (20.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (56.00%) E-Commerce
2 13 (52.00%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (20.00%) MVC
3 5 (20.00%) Scrum
3 5 (20.00%) TDD
4 4 (16.00%) Front End Development
5 3 (12.00%) Automated Testing
5 3 (12.00%) Coaching
5 3 (12.00%) Continuous Integration
5 3 (12.00%) CRM
5 3 (12.00%) Document Management
5 3 (12.00%) System Testing
5 3 (12.00%) Test Automation
5 3 (12.00%) Test Scripting
6 2 (8.00%) Concurrent Programming
6 2 (8.00%) Multithreading
6 2 (8.00%) OOD
6 2 (8.00%) SEO
6 2 (8.00%) UML
6 2 (8.00%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 18 (72.00%) JavaScript
2 12 (48.00%) SQL
3 2 (8.00%) Apex Code
3 2 (8.00%) SOQL
4 1 (4.00%) C#
4 1 (4.00%) LotusScript
4 1 (4.00%) PHP
4 1 (4.00%) Scala
4 1 (4.00%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (4.00%) Degree
1 1 (4.00%) IBM Certification
1 1 (4.00%) MCSA
1 1 (4.00%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (12.00%) QA
Vendors
1 5 (20.00%) hybris
2 4 (16.00%) ATG
2 4 (16.00%) IBM
2 4 (16.00%) Oracle
2 4 (16.00%) Percussion
3 2 (8.00%) Intershop
3 2 (8.00%) Salesforce.com
4 1 (4.00%) Lotus
4 1 (4.00%) Microsoft
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