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 22 October 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
22 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java
Rank 13 7 10
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +3
Contract jobs citing Java 3 2 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Welwyn Garden City 4.62% 6.90% 7.14%
As % of the Programming Languages category 11.54% 28.57% 23.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 1
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£450 £523 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-13.87% +49.28%
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £35.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -2.77%
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
26 7 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Welwyn Garden City 40.00% 24.14% 30.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 6 10
Average daily rate £340 £523 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-34.92% +74.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £235 £325 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £460 £622 £348
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
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 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 22 October 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 2 (50.00%) SQL
1 2 (50.00%) SOA
1 2 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (50.00%) NoSQL
1 2 (50.00%) Node.js
1 2 (50.00%) Couchbase
2 1 (25.00%) Jenkins
2 1 (25.00%) FortiGate
2 1 (25.00%) Android Development
2 1 (25.00%) ASP.NET Web API
2 1 (25.00%) DevOps
2 1 (25.00%) REST
2 1 (25.00%) Splunk
2 1 (25.00%) Change Control
2 1 (25.00%) Root Cause Analysis
2 1 (25.00%) Redis
2 1 (25.00%) SpecFlow
2 1 (25.00%) Cisco Nexus
2 1 (25.00%) Oracle Exadata
2 1 (25.00%) C#
2 1 (25.00%) HTML
2 1 (25.00%) Perl
2 1 (25.00%) Firewall
2 1 (25.00%) VMware
2 1 (25.00%) TDD
2 1 (25.00%) Pair Programming
2 1 (25.00%) NUnit
2 1 (25.00%) Retail
2 1 (25.00%) Software Engineering
2 1 (25.00%) Enterprise Architecture

Java
Top Related IT Skills in Welwyn Garden City by Category

For the 6 months to 22 October 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.

Application Platforms
1 2 (50.00%) Node.js
2 1 (25.00%) Confluence
Communications & Networking
1 1 (25.00%) Cisco Nexus
1 1 (25.00%) Firewall
1 1 (25.00%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (50.00%) NoSQL
1 2 (50.00%) Couchbase
2 1 (25.00%) Redis
2 1 (25.00%) Oracle Exadata
2 1 (25.00%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Jenkins
1 1 (25.00%) SpecFlow
1 1 (25.00%) NUnit
1 1 (25.00%) JIRA
1 1 (25.00%) Fiddler
1 1 (25.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (25.00%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (25.00%) StyleCop
1 1 (25.00%) Cucumber
1 1 (25.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (25.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Network Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Java Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Senior Network Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Mobile Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Android Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (25.00%) ASP.NET Web API
1 1 (25.00%) REST
1 1 (25.00%) HTML
1 1 (25.00%) OpenGL
1 1 (25.00%) .NET
1 1 (25.00%) ASP.NET
1 1 (25.00%) JMS
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Computer Science
1 1 (25.00%) Augmented Reality
Operating Systems
1 1 (25.00%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) SOA
1 2 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (25.00%) Android Development
2 1 (25.00%) DevOps
2 1 (25.00%) Change Control
2 1 (25.00%) Root Cause Analysis
2 1 (25.00%) TDD
2 1 (25.00%) Pair Programming
2 1 (25.00%) Software Engineering
2 1 (25.00%) Enterprise Architecture
2 1 (25.00%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 2 (50.00%) SQL
2 1 (25.00%) C#
2 1 (25.00%) Perl
2 1 (25.00%) Tcl
2 1 (25.00%) Python
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (25.00%) Xen
1 1 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (25.00%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (25.00%) FortiGate
1 1 (25.00%) Business Desktop Deployment
1 1 (25.00%) EMC NetWorker
1 1 (25.00%) SCOM
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) Splunk
1 1 (25.00%) VMware
1 1 (25.00%) Cisco
1 1 (25.00%) IBM
1 1 (25.00%) HP
1 1 (25.00%) EMC
1 1 (25.00%) TIBCO
1 1 (25.00%) Oracle