The first table below looks at the demand for Java skills in IT contracts advertised for the Welwyn Garden City region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Java over the 3 months to 24 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Programming Languages category for the Welwyn Garden City region.

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 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java
Rank 16 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Java 4 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Welwyn Garden City 5.33% - -
As % of the Programming Languages category 15.38% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 4 0 0
Average daily rate £243 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £363
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £35.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+14.28% +7.69%
Programming Languages Category
Welwyn Garden City
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
26 11 21
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Welwyn Garden City 34.67% 36.67% 42.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 4 9
Average daily rate £290 £400 £313
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-27.50% +28.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £310 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £420 £400 £390
UK excluding London average daily rate £335 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.07% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
Average hourly rate - - £11.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.50 £35.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +2.94%
Java
Hertfordshire

Java
Jobs Demand Trend in Welwyn Garden City

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

Java Jobs Demand Trend in Welwyn Garden City

Java
Daily Rate Trend in Welwyn Garden City

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

Java Daily Rate Trend in Welwyn Garden City

Java
Hourly Rate Trend in Welwyn Garden City

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

Java Hourly Rate Trend in Welwyn Garden City

Java
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Welwyn Garden City

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Welwyn Garden City 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 4 (80.00%) SQL
1 4 (80.00%) VBA
1 4 (80.00%) Oracle
1 4 (80.00%) Business Objects
1 4 (80.00%) MS Access
1 4 (80.00%) Essbase
2 2 (40.00%) Relational Database
2 2 (40.00%) Hyperion
3 1 (20.00%) Apple
3 1 (20.00%) Fireworks
3 1 (20.00%) Pharmaceutical
3 1 (20.00%) Adobe
3 1 (20.00%) HTML
3 1 (20.00%) JavaScript
3 1 (20.00%) CSS
3 1 (20.00%) JSP
3 1 (20.00%) XML
3 1 (20.00%) XSLT
3 1 (20.00%) OO
3 1 (20.00%) XHTML
3 1 (20.00%) Photoshop
3 1 (20.00%) ATG
3 1 (20.00%) Web Accessibility
3 1 (20.00%) HTML5
3 1 (20.00%) Axure RP
3 1 (20.00%) CSS3
3 1 (20.00%) Adobe Illustrator
3 1 (20.00%) Web Design
3 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (20.00%) Retail

Java
Top Related IT Skills in Welwyn Garden City by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Welwyn Garden City 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.

Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Photoshop
1 1 (20.00%) Fireworks
1 1 (20.00%) Adobe Illustrator
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (80.00%) MS Access
1 4 (80.00%) Essbase
2 2 (40.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Axure RP
General
1 1 (20.00%) Pharmaceutical
1 1 (20.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Developer
1 2 (40.00%) Consultant
1 2 (40.00%) Essbase Consultant
2 1 (20.00%) UI Programmer
2 1 (20.00%) Essbase Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Hyperion Consultant
2 1 (20.00%) UI Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (20.00%) HTML
1 1 (20.00%) CSS
1 1 (20.00%) JSP
1 1 (20.00%) XML
1 1 (20.00%) XSLT
1 1 (20.00%) XHTML
1 1 (20.00%) Ajax
1 1 (20.00%) jQuery
1 1 (20.00%) HTML5
1 1 (20.00%) CSS3
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (20.00%) OO
1 1 (20.00%) Web Design
1 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (20.00%) Logistics
1 1 (20.00%) Web Development
1 1 (20.00%) Web Accessibility
Programming Languages
1 4 (80.00%) SQL
1 4 (80.00%) VBA
2 1 (20.00%) XPath
2 1 (20.00%) JavaScript
Vendors
1 4 (80.00%) Oracle
1 4 (80.00%) Business Objects
2 2 (40.00%) Hyperion
3 1 (20.00%) Apple
3 1 (20.00%) ATG
3 1 (20.00%) Adobe