The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Bracknell with a requirement for Java skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Java over the 3 months to 26 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Java
Berkshire / Bracknell
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 13 7 14
Rank change year-on-year -6 +7  
Contract jobs citing Java 16 31 19
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bracknell 7.02% 11.23% 8.09%
As % of the Programming Languages category 30.77% 36.05% 35.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 11 3
Median daily rate £525 £513 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.43% +28.12%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £425 £400
% change year-on-year - +6.25%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 10 0
Median hourly rate £12.00 £12.50 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -4.00% -  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £45.00 £35.75 £40.00
% change year-on-year +25.87% -10.62%  

Java is in the programming language skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Bracknell with a requirement for programming language skills.

Contract Programming Language Skills
Bracknell
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 52 86 53
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Bracknell 22.81% 31.16% 22.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 30 26
Median daily rate £446 £450 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -0.88% +12.50%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £269 £298 £190
10% offered a daily rate of more than £540 £550 £448
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +6.66% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 15 2
Median hourly rate £14.75 £12.50 £11.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +18.00% +13.63%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £37.50 £37.00
% change year-on-year +13.33% +1.35%  

Java
Job Vacancy Trend in Bracknell

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Bracknell citing Java as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Programming Languages category.

Job vacancy trend for Java in Bracknell

Java
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Bracknell

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Java in Bracknell.

Contractor daily rate trend for Java in Bracknell

Java
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Bracknell

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Java in Bracknell over the 3 months to 26 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Java in Bracknell

Java
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Bracknell

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Java in Bracknell

For the 6 months to 26 June 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Java also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Bracknell region with a requirement for Java.

1 31 (79.49%) TDD
2 29 (74.36%) BDD
3 27 (69.23%) Agile Software Development
4 23 (58.97%) Maven
4 23 (58.97%) REST
4 23 (58.97%) Gradle
5 20 (51.28%) Scrum
5 20 (51.28%) JavaScript
5 20 (51.28%) Web Services
6 19 (48.72%) OO
7 18 (46.15%) OOP
7 18 (46.15%) Content Management
7 18 (46.15%) Test Automation
8 16 (41.03%) Amazon AWS
8 16 (41.03%) XML
9 15 (38.46%) WebDriver
9 15 (38.46%) Selenium
10 14 (35.90%) JSON
10 14 (35.90%) Groovy
10 14 (35.90%) Sitecore CMS
10 14 (35.90%) Sitecore
10 14 (35.90%) Splunk
10 14 (35.90%) Bitbucket
10 14 (35.90%) Apache Ivy
10 14 (35.90%) eggPlant
10 14 (35.90%) Ant
10 14 (35.90%) Python
10 14 (35.90%) HTTP
10 14 (35.90%) Ruby
10 14 (35.90%) JMeter

Java
Co-occurring IT Skills in Bracknell by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 14 (35.90%) CMS
1 14 (35.90%) Sitecore CMS
2 9 (23.08%) Confluence
3 5 (12.82%) Adobe Experience Manager
3 5 (12.82%) Apache Solr
3 5 (12.82%) Elasticsearch
4 2 (5.13%) SharePoint
4 2 (5.13%) WebSphere
4 2 (5.13%) WebSphere Application Server
Cloud Services
1 16 (41.03%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (12.82%) Amazon CloudWatch
2 5 (12.82%) Amazon EC2
2 5 (12.82%) Amazon ElastiCache
2 5 (12.82%) Amazon S3
2 5 (12.82%) Amazon SQS
2 5 (12.82%) AWS Lambda
2 5 (12.82%) CloudFront
3 1 (2.56%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 14 (35.90%) HTTP
2 4 (10.26%) Internet
3 2 (5.13%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (12.82%) Amazon DynamoDB
2 2 (5.13%) DB2
2 2 (5.13%) EDRMS
2 2 (5.13%) RDBMS
2 2 (5.13%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 23 (58.97%) Gradle
1 23 (58.97%) Maven
2 15 (38.46%) Selenium
2 15 (38.46%) WebDriver
3 14 (35.90%) Ant
3 14 (35.90%) Apache Ivy
3 14 (35.90%) Bitbucket
3 14 (35.90%) eggPlant
3 14 (35.90%) JMeter
4 10 (25.64%) JIRA
5 9 (23.08%) Eclipse
5 9 (23.08%) Gatling
5 9 (23.08%) Git (software)
5 9 (23.08%) IntelliJ
5 9 (23.08%) Jenkins
5 9 (23.08%) JUnit
5 9 (23.08%) Mercurial
5 9 (23.08%) NeoLoad
6 4 (10.26%) Checkstyle
6 4 (10.26%) SonarQube
General
1 1 (2.56%) Retail
Job Titles
1 23 (58.97%) Developer
2 14 (35.90%) Java Developer
3 6 (15.38%) Performance Engineer
4 5 (12.82%) Developer in Test
5 4 (10.26%) Senior Developer
5 4 (10.26%) Senior Java Developer
5 4 (10.26%) Software Developer
6 3 (7.69%) AWS Developer
6 3 (7.69%) Cloud Developer
7 2 (5.13%) Performance Tester
7 2 (5.13%) Senior Performance Tester
7 2 (5.13%) Senior Tester
7 2 (5.13%) Support Engineer
7 2 (5.13%) Tester
7 2 (5.13%) Web Engineer
7 2 (5.13%) Web Support Engineer
8 1 (2.56%) .NET Developer
8 1 (2.56%) Analyst
8 1 (2.56%) Senior Data Warehouse Specialist
8 1 (2.56%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (58.97%) REST
2 20 (51.28%) Web Services
3 16 (41.03%) XML
4 14 (35.90%) JSON
5 13 (33.33%) React
6 12 (30.77%) Spring
7 9 (23.08%) JSF
7 9 (23.08%) Spring MVC
7 9 (23.08%) Struts
8 4 (10.26%) AngularJS
9 2 (5.13%) Flash
9 2 (5.13%) HTML
9 2 (5.13%) J2EE
9 2 (5.13%) JDBC
9 2 (5.13%) JSP
10 1 (2.56%) .NET
10 1 (2.56%) Ember.js
10 1 (2.56%) Hibernate
10 1 (2.56%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 11 (28.21%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (5.13%) Computer Science
2 2 (5.13%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 2 (5.13%) Windows
1 2 (5.13%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (79.49%) TDD
2 29 (74.36%) BDD
3 27 (69.23%) Agile Software Development
4 20 (51.28%) Scrum
5 19 (48.72%) OO
6 18 (46.15%) Content Management
6 18 (46.15%) OOP
6 18 (46.15%) Test Automation
7 14 (35.90%) Project Management
8 12 (30.77%) Unit Testing
8 12 (30.77%) Visualisation
9 11 (28.21%) Continuous Integration
9 11 (28.21%) Microservices
10 10 (25.64%) DevOps
10 10 (25.64%) Kanban
10 10 (25.64%) User Stories
11 9 (23.08%) Manual Testing
11 9 (23.08%) MVC
11 9 (23.08%) Pair Programming
12 8 (20.51%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 20 (51.28%) JavaScript
2 14 (35.90%) Groovy
2 14 (35.90%) Python
2 14 (35.90%) Ruby
3 9 (23.08%) C++
4 1 (2.56%) Scala
Qualifications
1 2 (5.13%) Computer Science Degree
1 2 (5.13%) Degree
1 2 (5.13%) Master's Degree
1 2 (5.13%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (15.38%) QA
2 2 (5.13%) SLA
System Software
1 9 (23.08%) Docker
2 2 (5.13%) Active Directory
2 2 (5.13%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 9 (23.08%) HP Fortify
Vendors
1 14 (35.90%) Sitecore
1 14 (35.90%) Splunk
2 11 (28.21%) HP
3 5 (12.82%) Adobe
4 4 (10.26%) Oracle
5 2 (5.13%) Meridio
6 1 (2.56%) ServiceNow