The table below looks at the statistics 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 29 April 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.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Java
Rank 12 8 16
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +8
Contract jobs citing Java 3 2 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Welwyn Garden City 4.62% 5.41% 5.56%
As % of the Programming Languages category 15.79% 16.67% 14.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 4
Average daily rate £430 - £243
UK excluding London average daily rate £414 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.43% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £40.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year
-6.25% -
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 Welwyn Garden City region.

Programming Languages Category
Welwyn Garden City
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
19 12 27
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Welwyn Garden City 29.23% 32.43% 37.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 2 21
Average daily rate £425 £275 £290
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+54.54% -5.17%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £385 £245 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £432 £275 £420
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £335
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +4.47%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £9.23 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.00 £36.00 £36.50
% change year-on-year
+5.55% -1.36%

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 17 Related IT Skills in Welwyn Garden City

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, 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 2 (50.00%) Banking
1 2 (50.00%) Node.js
1 2 (50.00%) JavaScript
1 2 (50.00%) SQL
1 2 (50.00%) User Experience
1 2 (50.00%) React
2 1 (25.00%) E-Commerce
2 1 (25.00%) Couchbase
2 1 (25.00%) Mentoring
2 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (25.00%) NoSQL
2 1 (25.00%) Retail
2 1 (25.00%) Spring
2 1 (25.00%) Unit Testing
2 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (25.00%) TDD

Java
Top Related IT Skills in Welwyn Garden City by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, 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.

Application Platforms
1 2 (50.00%) Node.js
Cloud Services
1 1 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) Couchbase
1 1 (25.00%) NoSQL
General
1 2 (50.00%) Banking
2 1 (25.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Developer
2 2 (50.00%) Java Developer
2 2 (50.00%) UI Developer
3 1 (25.00%) AWS Developer
3 1 (25.00%) E-Commerce Developer
3 1 (25.00%) Java E-Commerce Developer
3 1 (25.00%) NoSQL Developer
3 1 (25.00%) Technology Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (50.00%) React
2 1 (25.00%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (25.00%) E-Commerce
1 1 (25.00%) Mentoring
1 1 (25.00%) TDD
1 1 (25.00%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 2 (50.00%) JavaScript
1 2 (50.00%) SQL
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