The first table below looks at the demand for Java skills in IT contracts advertised for the Wokingham region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Java over the 3 months to 23 July 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 Wokingham 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
23 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java
Rank 2 5 8
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +3
Contract jobs citing Java 5 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wokingham 22.73% 6.25% 5.26%
As % of the Programming Languages category 62.50% 100.00% 10.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 1 1
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£300 £425 £365
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-29.41% +16.43%
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £37.50 £36.50
% change year-on-year
-6.66% +2.73%
Programming Languages Category
Wokingham
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
8 1 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wokingham 36.36% 6.25% 52.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 1 8
Average daily rate £289 £425 £288
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-32.05% +47.82%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £35.00
Java
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Java
Jobs Demand Trend in Wokingham

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

Java Jobs Demand Trend in Wokingham

Java
Daily Rate Trend in Wokingham

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

Java Daily Rate Trend in Wokingham

Java
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wokingham

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Wokingham 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 3 (42.86%) Oracle
1 3 (42.86%) Web Services
1 3 (42.86%) CRM
1 3 (42.86%) SOA
1 3 (42.86%) Salesforce.com
1 3 (42.86%) Scrum
1 3 (42.86%) Spring
1 3 (42.86%) Liferay
1 3 (42.86%) Web Application Development
2 2 (28.57%) Financial Analysis
2 2 (28.57%) Social Media
2 2 (28.57%) Analytics
2 2 (28.57%) Apache Camel
2 2 (28.57%) Marketing
2 2 (28.57%) Apache CXF
2 2 (28.57%) Web Analytics
2 2 (28.57%) MS PowerPoint
2 2 (28.57%) Google
2 2 (28.57%) Google Analytics
2 2 (28.57%) Drupal
2 2 (28.57%) Email Marketing
2 2 (28.57%) Digital Marketing
2 2 (28.57%) CMS
2 2 (28.57%) Oracle CRM
2 2 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (28.57%) SEO
2 2 (28.57%) Finance
2 2 (28.57%) Middleware
2 2 (28.57%) JMS
2 2 (28.57%) MS Visio

Java
Top Related IT Skills in Wokingham by Category

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Wokingham 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 3 (42.86%) Liferay
2 2 (28.57%) Apache
2 2 (28.57%) SharePoint
2 2 (28.57%) CMS
2 2 (28.57%) Drupal
3 1 (14.29%) WebLogic
Applications
1 2 (28.57%) MS Visio
1 2 (28.57%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (28.57%) Oracle CRM
1 2 (28.57%) Google Analytics
Cloud Services
1 1 (14.29%) Force.com
1 1 (14.29%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 1 (14.29%) HTTP
1 1 (14.29%) HTTPS
Development Applications
1 1 (14.29%) JUnit
1 1 (14.29%) JIRA
1 1 (14.29%) Git (software)
General
1 2 (28.57%) Finance
1 2 (28.57%) Marketing
2 1 (14.29%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 3 (42.86%) Developer
2 2 (28.57%) Relationships Manager
2 2 (28.57%) Business Manager
3 1 (14.29%) Portal Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Salesforce.com Architect
3 1 (14.29%) Technical Architect
3 1 (14.29%) Development Manager
3 1 (14.29%) Java Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (42.86%) Web Services
1 3 (42.86%) Spring
2 2 (28.57%) Apache CXF
2 2 (28.57%) Apache Camel
2 2 (28.57%) XML
2 2 (28.57%) Flash
2 2 (28.57%) JMS
2 2 (28.57%) Middleware
2 2 (28.57%) HTML
2 2 (28.57%) J2EE
3 1 (14.29%) SOAP
3 1 (14.29%) Struts
3 1 (14.29%) Visualforce
3 1 (14.29%) Drools
Miscellaneous
1 2 (28.57%) Social Media
2 1 (14.29%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (14.29%) Smartphone
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (42.86%) SOA
1 3 (42.86%) CRM
1 3 (42.86%) Scrum
1 3 (42.86%) Web Application Development
2 2 (28.57%) Analytics
2 2 (28.57%) Financial Analysis
2 2 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (28.57%) Web Analytics
2 2 (28.57%) Email Marketing
2 2 (28.57%) Digital Marketing
2 2 (28.57%) E-Commerce
2 2 (28.57%) SEO
2 2 (28.57%) B2B
2 2 (28.57%) B2C
3 1 (14.29%) Benchmarking
3 1 (14.29%) Configuration Management
3 1 (14.29%) Migration
3 1 (14.29%) ERP
3 1 (14.29%) Unit Testing
3 1 (14.29%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 2 (28.57%) PHP
2 1 (14.29%) SQL
2 1 (14.29%) Apex Code
2 1 (14.29%) C++
Qualifications
1 2 (28.57%) PMP
1 2 (28.57%) PMI Certification
Vendors
1 3 (42.86%) Oracle
1 3 (42.86%) Salesforce.com
2 2 (28.57%) Google
3 1 (14.29%) Red Hat