The table below looks at the statistics 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 24 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
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java
Rank 9 10 17
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +7
Contract jobs citing Java 8 9 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Woking 9.20% 9.00% 2.53%
As % of the Programming Languages category 22.22% 21.43% 7.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 0 0
Average daily rate
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£315 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 7 0
Average hourly rate £30.00 £36.50 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-17.80% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.25 £35.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+6.42% -2.77%
Java
Surrey

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

Programming Languages Category
Woking
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
36 42 26
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Woking 41.38% 42.00% 32.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 16 5
Average daily rate £350 £350 £306
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £245 £243 £231
10% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £363 £413
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 9 0
Average hourly rate £30.00 £36.50 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-17.80% -
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 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
Daily Rate Histogram in Woking

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Java across the Woking region over the 3 months to 24 October 2014.

Java Daily Rate Histogram 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 24 October 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 7 (70.00%) Subversion
2 6 (60.00%) C
2 6 (60.00%) Linux
3 5 (50.00%) OO
3 5 (50.00%) UNIX
3 5 (50.00%) Swing
3 5 (50.00%) OOD
3 5 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 5 (50.00%) C++
3 5 (50.00%) JNI
3 5 (50.00%) Software Engineering
3 5 (50.00%) NetBeans
3 5 (50.00%) Java SE
3 5 (50.00%) Embedded Systems
3 5 (50.00%) Algorithms
4 3 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (30.00%) TDD
4 3 (30.00%) MVC
4 3 (30.00%) Scrum
4 3 (30.00%) JavaScript
4 3 (30.00%) Adobe
4 3 (30.00%) XML
4 3 (30.00%) CSS
4 3 (30.00%) UML
5 2 (20.00%) OOP
5 2 (20.00%) Web Services
5 2 (20.00%) HTML
5 2 (20.00%) ActionScript
5 2 (20.00%) Ant
5 2 (20.00%) Photoshop

Java
Top Related IT Skills in Woking by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 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 (10.00%) JBoss
1 1 (10.00%) Tomcat
1 1 (10.00%) FileNet
1 1 (10.00%) WebSphere
1 1 (10.00%) Adobe CQ
Applications
1 2 (20.00%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 1 (10.00%) Amazon EC2
1 1 (10.00%) Amazon S3
1 1 (10.00%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (10.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (10.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (10.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 1 (10.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 1 (10.00%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 7 (70.00%) Subversion
2 5 (50.00%) NetBeans
3 2 (20.00%) Eclipse
3 2 (20.00%) Ant
3 2 (20.00%) Mercurial
3 2 (20.00%) Flash Builder
3 2 (20.00%) Hudson
3 2 (20.00%) WiX
4 1 (10.00%) Jenkins
4 1 (10.00%) RSpec
4 1 (10.00%) Mockito
4 1 (10.00%) Cucumber
4 1 (10.00%) JUnit
4 1 (10.00%) Visual Studio
4 1 (10.00%) Maven
4 1 (10.00%) Selenium
4 1 (10.00%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 2 (20.00%) Retail
2 1 (10.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 4 (40.00%) Software Engineer
1 4 (40.00%) Developer
1 4 (40.00%) Java Software Engineer
1 4 (40.00%) Design Engineer
1 4 (40.00%) Software Design Engineer
2 2 (20.00%) ActionScript Developer
3 1 (10.00%) Software Programmer
3 1 (10.00%) Java Developer
3 1 (10.00%) Architect
3 1 (10.00%) SQL Developer
3 1 (10.00%) SQL DBA
3 1 (10.00%) Java Programmer
3 1 (10.00%) DBA
3 1 (10.00%) Solutions Architect
3 1 (10.00%) Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (50.00%) Swing
1 5 (50.00%) JNI
1 5 (50.00%) Java SE
2 3 (30.00%) CSS
2 3 (30.00%) XML
3 2 (20.00%) Robotlegs
3 2 (20.00%) Web Services
3 2 (20.00%) HTML
3 2 (20.00%) Flash
3 2 (20.00%) jQuery
4 1 (10.00%) JPA
4 1 (10.00%) RESTful
4 1 (10.00%) REST
4 1 (10.00%) JSON
4 1 (10.00%) Spring MVC
4 1 (10.00%) Ajax
4 1 (10.00%) WebSphere MQ
4 1 (10.00%) Hibernate
4 1 (10.00%) Spring
4 1 (10.00%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 5 (50.00%) Embedded Systems
1 5 (50.00%) Algorithms
2 1 (10.00%) E-Learning
2 1 (10.00%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 6 (60.00%) Linux
2 5 (50.00%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (50.00%) OO
1 5 (50.00%) OOD
1 5 (50.00%) Software Engineering
2 3 (30.00%) Scrum
2 3 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (30.00%) TDD
2 3 (30.00%) UML
2 3 (30.00%) MVC
3 2 (20.00%) OOP
3 2 (20.00%) Kanban
4 1 (10.00%) Test Automation
4 1 (10.00%) BDD
4 1 (10.00%) Master Data Management
4 1 (10.00%) Migration
4 1 (10.00%) SOA
4 1 (10.00%) ETL
4 1 (10.00%) Project Management
4 1 (10.00%) Data Management
4 1 (10.00%) Content Management
4 1 (10.00%) Systems Analysis
Programming Languages
1 6 (60.00%) C
2 5 (50.00%) C++
3 3 (30.00%) JavaScript
4 2 (20.00%) ActionScript
4 2 (20.00%) ActionScript 3.0
5 1 (10.00%) C#
5 1 (10.00%) SQL
5 1 (10.00%) T-SQL
5 1 (10.00%) VB.NET
System Software
1 1 (10.00%) VirtualBox
1 1 (10.00%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (10.00%) Puppet
1 1 (10.00%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 5 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (30.00%) Adobe
3 1 (10.00%) Thunderhead
3 1 (10.00%) IBM