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 28 August 2015 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
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Java
Rank 11 13 14
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +1
Contract jobs citing Java 4 6 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Woking 5.06% 6.67% 2.20%
As % of the Programming Languages category 33.33% 15.79% 6.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 0
Average daily rate
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- £373 -
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 4 0
Average hourly rate £40.00 £30.00 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+33.33% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £35.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -6.66%
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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 Woking region.

Programming Languages Category
Woking
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
12 38 29
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Woking 15.19% 42.22% 31.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 28 13
Average daily rate £325 £300 £280
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.33% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £217 £200 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £395 £404 £438
UK excluding London average daily rate £370 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+5.71% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 4 3
Average hourly rate £40.00 £30.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+33.33% +50.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.50 £35.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+10.00% +2.94%

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 28 August 2015, 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 4 (80.00%) Windows
1 4 (80.00%) Software Engineering
2 3 (60.00%) SWT
2 3 (60.00%) Degree
2 3 (60.00%) Hibernate
2 3 (60.00%) Spring
2 3 (60.00%) Linux
2 3 (60.00%) C
2 3 (60.00%) C++
2 3 (60.00%) Struts
2 3 (60.00%) Image Processing
3 2 (40.00%) Web Application Development
3 2 (40.00%) Test Planning
3 2 (40.00%) JAX-WS
3 2 (40.00%) System Testing
3 2 (40.00%) Web Services
3 2 (40.00%) J2EE
3 2 (40.00%) MySQL
3 2 (40.00%) Tomcat
3 2 (40.00%) JAXB
3 2 (40.00%) JNI
4 1 (20.00%) Smartphone
4 1 (20.00%) Marketing
4 1 (20.00%) Physics
4 1 (20.00%) Computer Science
4 1 (20.00%) Unit Testing
4 1 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (20.00%) TDD
4 1 (20.00%) JSF

Java
Top Related IT Skills in Woking by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, 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 2 (40.00%) Tomcat
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (40.00%) MySQL
2 1 (20.00%) Informix
Development Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Eclipse
General
1 1 (20.00%) Electronics
1 1 (20.00%) Finance
1 1 (20.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Software Engineer
2 2 (40.00%) Developer
2 2 (40.00%) Java Developer
2 2 (40.00%) Java Software Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Analyst Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Java Analyst Developer
3 1 (20.00%) C++ Software Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (60.00%) Struts
1 3 (60.00%) Hibernate
1 3 (60.00%) Spring
1 3 (60.00%) SWT
2 2 (40.00%) JAX-WS
2 2 (40.00%) JNI
2 2 (40.00%) JAXB
2 2 (40.00%) Web Services
2 2 (40.00%) J2EE
3 1 (20.00%) CSS
3 1 (20.00%) POSIX
3 1 (20.00%) HTML
3 1 (20.00%) JSF
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Smartphone
1 1 (20.00%) Physics
1 1 (20.00%) Computer Science
1 1 (20.00%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 4 (80.00%) Windows
2 3 (60.00%) Linux
3 1 (20.00%) Android
3 1 (20.00%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) Software Engineering
2 3 (60.00%) Image Processing
3 2 (40.00%) Web Application Development
3 2 (40.00%) Test Planning
3 2 (40.00%) System Testing
4 1 (20.00%) Parallel Processing
4 1 (20.00%) MVC
4 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (20.00%) TDD
4 1 (20.00%) Unit Testing
4 1 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (20.00%) Multithreading
Programming Languages
1 3 (60.00%) C
1 3 (60.00%) C++
2 1 (20.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (20.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (60.00%) Degree