The table below looks at the statistics for Java skills in IT contracts advertised for the Winchester region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Java over the 3 months to 19 September 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
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java
Rank 6 14 17
Rank change year-on-year
+8 +3
Contract jobs citing Java 9 3 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Winchester 15.25% 4.41% 1.37%
As % of the Programming Languages category 40.91% 15.00% 3.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 2 0
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£355 £343 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.64% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Average hourly rate £35.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
- -6.66%
Java
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in contract jobs advertised in the Winchester region.

Programming Languages Category
Winchester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
22 20 29
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Winchester 37.29% 29.41% 39.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 8 18
Average daily rate £350 £310 £305
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.90% +1.63%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £299 £270 £284
10% offered a daily rate of more than £395 £405 £359
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 4 7
Average hourly rate £35.00 £37.50 £42.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% -11.76%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £32.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -7.14%

Java
Jobs Demand Trend in Winchester

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

Java Jobs Demand Trend in Winchester

Java
Daily Rate Trend in Winchester

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

Java Daily Rate Trend in Winchester

Java
Hourly Rate Trend in Winchester

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

Java Hourly Rate Trend in Winchester

Java
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Winchester

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Winchester 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 10 (43.48%) C
2 9 (39.13%) Perl
2 9 (39.13%) Linux
2 9 (39.13%) SAN
3 8 (34.78%) C++
3 8 (34.78%) Fibre Channel
4 7 (30.43%) VMware
5 6 (26.09%) Oracle
5 6 (26.09%) Windows
5 6 (26.09%) Python
5 6 (26.09%) Software Testing
6 5 (21.74%) Spring
6 5 (21.74%) ERP
7 4 (17.39%) HTTP
7 4 (17.39%) UNIX
7 4 (17.39%) Apache
7 4 (17.39%) Tomcat
7 4 (17.39%) AIX
7 4 (17.39%) Oracle HTTP Server
7 4 (17.39%) Veritas
7 4 (17.39%) Salesforce.com
7 4 (17.39%) JSF
7 4 (17.39%) Agile Software Development
7 4 (17.39%) Java EE
7 4 (17.39%) VMware Infrastructure
7 4 (17.39%) NAS
8 3 (13.04%) SaaS
8 3 (13.04%) FCoE
8 3 (13.04%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 3 (13.04%) User Acceptance Testing

Java
Top Related IT Skills in Winchester by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Winchester 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 4 (17.39%) Apache
1 4 (17.39%) Tomcat
1 4 (17.39%) Oracle HTTP Server
Applications
1 2 (8.70%) MS Office
1 2 (8.70%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (8.70%) Oracle ERP
Cloud Services
1 3 (13.04%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (39.13%) SAN
2 8 (34.78%) Fibre Channel
3 4 (17.39%) HTTP
3 4 (17.39%) NAS
4 3 (13.04%) FCoE
4 3 (13.04%) iSCSI
5 2 (8.70%) TCP/IP
6 1 (4.35%) DAB
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.35%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 2 (8.70%) Visual Studio
1 2 (8.70%) Eclipse
1 2 (8.70%) Selenium
2 1 (4.35%) WebDriver
2 1 (4.35%) Cucumber
2 1 (4.35%) SoapUI
2 1 (4.35%) JIRA
2 1 (4.35%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 1 (4.35%) Subversion
2 1 (4.35%) JMeter
2 1 (4.35%) JUnit
General
1 3 (13.04%) Telecoms
1 3 (13.04%) Manufacturing
2 2 (8.70%) Automotive
2 2 (8.70%) Retail
Job Titles
1 14 (60.87%) Developer
2 8 (34.78%) Java Developer
3 6 (26.09%) Software Developer
4 4 (17.39%) Analyst
4 4 (17.39%) Test Analyst
4 4 (17.39%) Software Engineer
5 2 (8.70%) Test Engineer
5 2 (8.70%) SAN Specialist
5 2 (8.70%) Software Test Engineer
5 2 (8.70%) Test Specialist
5 2 (8.70%) ActionScript Developer
6 1 (4.35%) Automation Tester
6 1 (4.35%) Automation Analyst
6 1 (4.35%) Testing Analyst
6 1 (4.35%) C++/Java Developer
6 1 (4.35%) Real Time Software Engineer
6 1 (4.35%) Real Time Engineer
6 1 (4.35%) Java Software Developer
6 1 (4.35%) Automation Test Analyst
6 1 (4.35%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (21.74%) Spring
2 4 (17.39%) JSF
2 4 (17.39%) Java EE
3 2 (8.70%) XML
3 2 (8.70%) Adobe AIR
3 2 (8.70%) D-Bus
4 1 (4.35%) REST
4 1 (4.35%) Middleware
4 1 (4.35%) HTML
4 1 (4.35%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (13.04%) Clustering
2 2 (8.70%) HACMP
3 1 (4.35%) Visualisation
3 1 (4.35%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 9 (39.13%) Linux
2 6 (26.09%) Windows
3 4 (17.39%) UNIX
3 4 (17.39%) AIX
4 3 (13.04%) HPUX
5 2 (8.70%) Solaris
5 2 (8.70%) NetWare
6 1 (4.35%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (26.09%) Software Testing
2 5 (21.74%) ERP
3 4 (17.39%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (13.04%) User Acceptance Testing
5 2 (8.70%) OOP
5 2 (8.70%) OO
5 2 (8.70%) Software Engineering
5 2 (8.70%) Test Management
5 2 (8.70%) Integration Testing
5 2 (8.70%) Waterfall
5 2 (8.70%) V-Model
5 2 (8.70%) Multithreading
5 2 (8.70%) System Testing
6 1 (4.35%) Kanban
6 1 (4.35%) BDD
6 1 (4.35%) Functional Testing
6 1 (4.35%) User Stories
6 1 (4.35%) Automation Testing
6 1 (4.35%) Web Testing
6 1 (4.35%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 10 (43.48%) C
2 9 (39.13%) Perl
3 8 (34.78%) C++
4 6 (26.09%) Python
5 3 (13.04%) Shell Script
6 2 (8.70%) SQL
6 2 (8.70%) ActionScript
6 2 (8.70%) Korn
6 2 (8.70%) ActionScript 3.0
6 2 (8.70%) Bash Shell
7 1 (4.35%) Embedded C
7 1 (4.35%) PHP
7 1 (4.35%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 3 (13.04%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
1 3 (13.04%) ISTQB
2 1 (4.35%) Degree
2 1 (4.35%) SC Cleared
2 1 (4.35%) DV Cleared
2 1 (4.35%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 4 (17.39%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (8.70%) GPFS
Systems Management
1 3 (13.04%) Tivoli
2 1 (4.35%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 7 (30.43%) VMware
2 6 (26.09%) Oracle
3 4 (17.39%) Veritas
3 4 (17.39%) Salesforce.com
4 2 (8.70%) IBM
4 2 (8.70%) Adobe
4 2 (8.70%) Remedy
4 2 (8.70%) Lotus
4 2 (8.70%) Hitachi
4 2 (8.70%) HP
4 2 (8.70%) Compaq
4 2 (8.70%) EMC