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 22 August 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
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java
Rank 11 15 11
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -4
Contract jobs citing Java 6 2 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Woking 6.59% 2.15% 4.84%
As % of the Programming Languages category 17.14% 6.67% 13.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 0
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£373 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 0 0
Average hourly rate £30.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £37.50 £39.50
% change year-on-year
-6.66% -5.06%
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 Woking region.

Programming Languages Category
Woking
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
35 30 22
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Woking 38.46% 32.26% 35.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 12 4
Average daily rate £300 £280 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -20.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £250 £249
10% offered a daily rate of more than £409 £353 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 3 0
Average hourly rate £30.00 £20.00 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+50.00% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £34.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+2.94% -2.85%

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 22 August 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 22 August 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 6 (85.71%) Subversion
2 5 (71.43%) C
3 4 (57.14%) C++
3 4 (57.14%) UNIX
3 4 (57.14%) Linux
3 4 (57.14%) OO
3 4 (57.14%) Swing
3 4 (57.14%) OOD
3 4 (57.14%) Microsoft
3 4 (57.14%) NetBeans
3 4 (57.14%) JNI
3 4 (57.14%) Software Engineering
3 4 (57.14%) Java SE
3 4 (57.14%) Embedded Systems
4 3 (42.86%) XML
4 3 (42.86%) Adobe
4 3 (42.86%) UML
5 2 (28.57%) OOP
5 2 (28.57%) Flash
5 2 (28.57%) HTML
5 2 (28.57%) JavaScript
5 2 (28.57%) ActionScript
5 2 (28.57%) Ant
5 2 (28.57%) Photoshop
5 2 (28.57%) CSS
5 2 (28.57%) Eclipse
5 2 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (28.57%) TDD
5 2 (28.57%) Retail
5 2 (28.57%) MVC

Java
Top Related IT Skills in Woking by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 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 (14.29%) Adobe CQ
1 1 (14.29%) WebSphere
1 1 (14.29%) FileNet
Applications
1 2 (28.57%) Photoshop
Development Applications
1 6 (85.71%) Subversion
2 4 (57.14%) NetBeans
3 2 (28.57%) Ant
3 2 (28.57%) Eclipse
3 2 (28.57%) Mercurial
3 2 (28.57%) Flash Builder
3 2 (28.57%) Hudson
3 2 (28.57%) WiX
General
1 2 (28.57%) Retail
2 1 (14.29%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 4 (57.14%) Software Engineer
1 4 (57.14%) Design Engineer
1 4 (57.14%) Java Software Engineer
1 4 (57.14%) Software Design Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) Developer
2 2 (28.57%) ActionScript Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Solutions Architect
3 1 (14.29%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (57.14%) Swing
1 4 (57.14%) JNI
1 4 (57.14%) Java SE
2 3 (42.86%) XML
3 2 (28.57%) Flash
3 2 (28.57%) HTML
3 2 (28.57%) CSS
3 2 (28.57%) Robotlegs
3 2 (28.57%) jQuery
4 1 (14.29%) REST
4 1 (14.29%) WebSphere MQ
4 1 (14.29%) Web Services
4 1 (14.29%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 4 (57.14%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 4 (57.14%) UNIX
1 4 (57.14%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (57.14%) OO
1 4 (57.14%) OOD
1 4 (57.14%) Software Engineering
2 3 (42.86%) UML
3 2 (28.57%) OOP
3 2 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (28.57%) TDD
3 2 (28.57%) MVC
3 2 (28.57%) Scrum
4 1 (14.29%) Release Management
4 1 (14.29%) Content Management
4 1 (14.29%) Master Data Management
4 1 (14.29%) Data Management
4 1 (14.29%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 5 (71.43%) C
2 4 (57.14%) C++
3 2 (28.57%) JavaScript
3 2 (28.57%) ActionScript
3 2 (28.57%) ActionScript 3.0
Vendors
1 4 (57.14%) Microsoft
2 3 (42.86%) Adobe
3 1 (14.29%) Thunderhead
3 1 (14.29%) IBM
3 1 (14.29%) JBoss