The table below looks at the statistics for Java skills in IT contracts advertised for the Wimbledon region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Java over the 3 months to 28 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
28 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Java
Rank 3 3 -
Rank change year-on-year
0 -
Contract jobs citing Java 4 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wimbledon 23.53% 25.00% -
As % of the Programming Languages category 57.14% 50.00% -
Number of daily rates quoted 3 1 0
Average daily rate £450 £338 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+33.33% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £413 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.00 £40.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year
-5.00% -
Java
London

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

Programming Languages Category
Wimbledon
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
7 4 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wimbledon 41.18% 50.00% 54.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 3 2
Average daily rate £425 £338 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.92% +3.84%
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £335
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +4.47%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.00 £35.50 £36.50
% change year-on-year
+7.04% -2.73%

Java
Jobs Demand Trend in Wimbledon

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

Java Jobs Demand Trend in Wimbledon

Java
Daily Rate Trend in Wimbledon

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

Java Daily Rate Trend in Wimbledon

Java
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wimbledon

For the 6 months to 28 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Wimbledon 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 5 (100.00%) Finance
2 3 (60.00%) Banking
3 2 (40.00%) Retail
3 2 (40.00%) Retail Banking
3 2 (40.00%) Java EE
3 2 (40.00%) Continuous Integration
3 2 (40.00%) RESTful
3 2 (40.00%) SQL
3 2 (40.00%) Web Services
3 2 (40.00%) Unix
3 2 (40.00%) SOA
4 1 (20.00%) Data Mining
4 1 (20.00%) Eclipse
4 1 (20.00%) Microsoft
4 1 (20.00%) Active Directory
4 1 (20.00%) Tomcat
4 1 (20.00%) MS Excel
4 1 (20.00%) CRM
4 1 (20.00%) XML
4 1 (20.00%) ITIL
4 1 (20.00%) PRINCE2
4 1 (20.00%) Oracle
4 1 (20.00%) JUnit
4 1 (20.00%) JSP
4 1 (20.00%) Servlets
4 1 (20.00%) ITIL V3
4 1 (20.00%) Root Cause Analysis
4 1 (20.00%) Coaching
4 1 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (20.00%) iBATIS

Java
Top Related IT Skills in Wimbledon by Category

For the 6 months to 28 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Wimbledon 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 (20.00%) Tomcat
Applications
1 1 (20.00%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Eclipse
1 1 (20.00%) JUnit
General
1 5 (100.00%) Finance
2 3 (60.00%) Banking
3 2 (40.00%) Retail
3 2 (40.00%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 4 (80.00%) Developer
1 4 (80.00%) Java Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Applications Support
2 1 (20.00%) Applications Support Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Financial Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Lead Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Lead Java Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (40.00%) Java EE
1 2 (40.00%) RESTful
1 2 (40.00%) Web Services
2 1 (20.00%) iBATIS
2 1 (20.00%) JSP
2 1 (20.00%) Servlets
2 1 (20.00%) Spring
2 1 (20.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 2 (40.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) Continuous Integration
1 2 (40.00%) SOA
2 1 (20.00%) Coaching
2 1 (20.00%) CRM
2 1 (20.00%) ITIL
2 1 (20.00%) ITIL V3
2 1 (20.00%) PRINCE2
2 1 (20.00%) Problem Management
2 1 (20.00%) Root Cause Analysis
2 1 (20.00%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 2 (40.00%) SQL
2 1 (20.00%) C
System Software
1 1 (20.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (20.00%) Oracle