The first table below looks at the demand for Java skills in IT contracts advertised for the Woking region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Java over the 3 months to 17 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 Woking 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
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java
Rank 28 - 13
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Java 1 0 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Woking 1.12% - 11.90%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.63% - 21.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 4
Average daily rate £275 - £303
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £375
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £34.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+17.64% +4.61%
Programming Languages Category
Woking
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
38 12 47
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Woking 42.70% 28.57% 55.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 28 6 31
Average daily rate £410 £325 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+26.15% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £345 £300 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £440 £443 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £330 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+1.53% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 1
Average hourly rate £30.00 - £31.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.50 £35.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +2.94%
Java
Surrey

Java
Jobs Demand Trend in Woking

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

Java Jobs Demand Trend in Woking

Java
Daily Rate Trend in Woking

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

Java Daily Rate Trend in Woking

Java
Hourly Rate Trend in Woking

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

Java Hourly Rate Trend in Woking

Java
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Woking

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Woking 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 (66.67%) CSS
1 2 (66.67%) HTML
1 2 (66.67%) JavaScript
1 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (66.67%) jQuery
1 2 (66.67%) Management Information System
1 2 (66.67%) Degree
2 1 (33.33%) Computer Science
2 1 (33.33%) WCF
2 1 (33.33%) WPF
2 1 (33.33%) MVC
2 1 (33.33%) Scrum
2 1 (33.33%) Maximo
2 1 (33.33%) C#
2 1 (33.33%) C++
2 1 (33.33%) Unit Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Performance Management
2 1 (33.33%) Mercurial
2 1 (33.33%) Scala
2 1 (33.33%) Visualisation
2 1 (33.33%) Flash Builder
2 1 (33.33%) Rapid Prototyping
2 1 (33.33%) ActionScript 3.0
2 1 (33.33%) HTML5
2 1 (33.33%) Hudson
2 1 (33.33%) WiX
2 1 (33.33%) Robotlegs
2 1 (33.33%) Backbone.js
2 1 (33.33%) Mobile App
2 1 (33.33%) Mobile Application Development

Java
Top Related IT Skills in Woking by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Woking 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 (33.33%) WebSphere
Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Maximo
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
1 1 (33.33%) DB2
Development Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Ant
1 1 (33.33%) Eclipse
1 1 (33.33%) Subversion
1 1 (33.33%) Mercurial
1 1 (33.33%) Flash Builder
1 1 (33.33%) Hudson
1 1 (33.33%) WiX
1 1 (33.33%) Bower
General
1 1 (33.33%) Retail
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) Software Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Developer
1 1 (33.33%) ActionScript Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (66.67%) CSS
1 2 (66.67%) jQuery
1 2 (66.67%) HTML
2 1 (33.33%) .NET
2 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET
2 1 (33.33%) HTML5
2 1 (33.33%) Robotlegs
2 1 (33.33%) Backbone.js
2 1 (33.33%) Akka
2 1 (33.33%) Web Services
2 1 (33.33%) XML
2 1 (33.33%) Flash
2 1 (33.33%) Ajax
2 1 (33.33%) .NET Framework
2 1 (33.33%) WCF
2 1 (33.33%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) Management Information System
2 1 (33.33%) Computer Science
2 1 (33.33%) Visualisation
2 1 (33.33%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (33.33%) TDD
2 1 (33.33%) Data Analysis
2 1 (33.33%) Software Engineering
2 1 (33.33%) Unit Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Performance Management
2 1 (33.33%) Rapid Prototyping
2 1 (33.33%) Mobile Application Development
2 1 (33.33%) ITIL
2 1 (33.33%) UML
2 1 (33.33%) OOP
2 1 (33.33%) OO
2 1 (33.33%) Project Management
2 1 (33.33%) Service Management
2 1 (33.33%) MVC
2 1 (33.33%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) JavaScript
2 1 (33.33%) ActionScript
2 1 (33.33%) MATLAB
2 1 (33.33%) Scala
2 1 (33.33%) ActionScript 3.0
2 1 (33.33%) C#
2 1 (33.33%) C++
Qualifications
1 2 (66.67%) Degree
2 1 (33.33%) ITIL Certification
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Adobe