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 29 March 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
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 13 25 11
Rank change year-on-year +12 -14  
Contract jobs citing Java 20 10 25
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bracknell 7.58% 3.64% 8.42%
As % of the Programming Languages category 37.74% 16.13% 37.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 3 12
Median daily rate £500 £525 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -4.76% +10.46%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £525 £353
10% offered a daily rate of more than £503 £525 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +6.25% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 1
Median hourly rate £12.00 £12.50 £125.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -4.00% -90.00%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.00 £38.75 £38.25
% change year-on-year +5.80% +1.30%  

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 53 62 67
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Bracknell 20.08% 22.55% 22.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 38 34
Median daily rate £450 £435 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.44% +16.00%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £253 £167
10% offered a daily rate of more than £504 £525 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +3.33% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 6 4
Median hourly rate £27.50 £13.25 £125.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +107.54% -89.40%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.50 £40.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year +3.75% +11.11%  

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 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 29 March 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 (70.45%) Agile Software Development
2 30 (68.18%) TDD
3 25 (56.82%) BDD
4 23 (52.27%) REST
5 22 (50.00%) Gradle
5 22 (50.00%) Maven
6 20 (45.45%) Scrum
7 18 (40.91%) Content Management
7 18 (40.91%) OO
8 17 (38.64%) OOP
9 16 (36.36%) Bitbucket
10 15 (34.09%) Splunk
10 15 (34.09%) Sitecore CMS
10 15 (34.09%) Sitecore
10 15 (34.09%) WebDriver
10 15 (34.09%) Ruby
10 15 (34.09%) JSON
10 15 (34.09%) Selenium
10 15 (34.09%) Groovy
10 15 (34.09%) Python
10 15 (34.09%) HTTP
10 15 (34.09%) Ant
10 15 (34.09%) XML
10 15 (34.09%) JMeter
10 15 (34.09%) CMS
10 15 (34.09%) Project Management
10 15 (34.09%) Apache Ivy
10 15 (34.09%) eggPlant
11 14 (31.82%) Software Delivery
11 14 (31.82%) Continuous Integration

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 15 (34.09%) CMS
1 15 (34.09%) Sitecore CMS
2 9 (20.45%) Confluence
3 4 (9.09%) Apache Solr
3 4 (9.09%) Elasticsearch
4 3 (6.82%) Adobe Experience Manager
4 3 (6.82%) SharePoint
5 1 (2.27%) OpenStack
5 1 (2.27%) WebSphere
Applications
1 3 (6.82%) Adobe Illustrator
1 3 (6.82%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 11 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (11.36%) AWS Lambda
3 4 (9.09%) Amazon CloudWatch
3 4 (9.09%) Amazon EC2
3 4 (9.09%) Amazon ElastiCache
3 4 (9.09%) Amazon S3
3 4 (9.09%) Amazon SQS
3 4 (9.09%) CloudFront
4 1 (2.27%) AWS CloudFormation
4 1 (2.27%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (2.27%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 15 (34.09%) HTTP
2 8 (18.18%) Internet
3 2 (4.55%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (13.64%) RDBMS
1 6 (13.64%) Relational Database
2 5 (11.36%) Amazon DynamoDB
3 2 (4.55%) EDRMS
Development Applications
1 22 (50.00%) Gradle
1 22 (50.00%) Maven
2 16 (36.36%) Bitbucket
3 15 (34.09%) Ant
3 15 (34.09%) Apache Ivy
3 15 (34.09%) eggPlant
3 15 (34.09%) JMeter
3 15 (34.09%) Selenium
3 15 (34.09%) WebDriver
4 10 (22.73%) JIRA
5 9 (20.45%) Git (software)
5 9 (20.45%) Jenkins
6 7 (15.91%) Eclipse
6 7 (15.91%) IntelliJ
6 7 (15.91%) JUnit
6 7 (15.91%) Mercurial
7 5 (11.36%) Gatling
7 5 (11.36%) NeoLoad
8 3 (6.82%) Dreamweaver
8 3 (6.82%) SonarQube
General
1 2 (4.55%) Retail
2 1 (2.27%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 20 (45.45%) Developer
2 9 (20.45%) Developer in Test
3 8 (18.18%) Java Developer
4 4 (9.09%) Performance Engineer
5 3 (6.82%) Cloud Developer
5 3 (6.82%) Support Engineer
5 3 (6.82%) Technical Leader
5 3 (6.82%) Web Engineer
5 3 (6.82%) Web Support Engineer
6 2 (4.55%) Analyst
6 2 (4.55%) AWS Developer
6 2 (4.55%) Designer
6 2 (4.55%) Development Analyst
6 2 (4.55%) Senior Developer
6 2 (4.55%) Senior Java Developer
6 2 (4.55%) Software Developer
6 2 (4.55%) Test Analyst
7 1 (2.27%) .NET Developer
7 1 (2.27%) Applications Engineer
7 1 (2.27%) Senior Data Warehouse Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (52.27%) REST
2 15 (34.09%) JSON
2 15 (34.09%) XML
3 13 (29.55%) Web Services
4 8 (18.18%) React
5 7 (15.91%) JSF
5 7 (15.91%) Spring
5 7 (15.91%) Spring MVC
5 7 (15.91%) Struts
6 3 (6.82%) AngularJS
6 3 (6.82%) CSS
6 3 (6.82%) Flash
6 3 (6.82%) HTML
7 2 (4.55%) J2EE
8 1 (2.27%) .NET
8 1 (2.27%) Ember.js
Miscellaneous
1 7 (15.91%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (13.64%) Computer Science
2 6 (13.64%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (2.27%) Graphic Design
3 1 (2.27%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 3 (6.82%) Windows
1 3 (6.82%) Windows Server
2 1 (2.27%) CentOS
2 1 (2.27%) Linux
2 1 (2.27%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (2.27%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (70.45%) Agile Software Development
2 30 (68.18%) TDD
3 25 (56.82%) BDD
4 20 (45.45%) Scrum
5 18 (40.91%) Content Management
5 18 (40.91%) OO
6 17 (38.64%) OOP
7 15 (34.09%) Project Management
8 14 (31.82%) Continuous Integration
8 14 (31.82%) Software Delivery
9 13 (29.55%) Test Automation
9 13 (29.55%) Unit Testing
9 13 (29.55%) Visualisation
10 12 (27.27%) Automated Testing
10 12 (27.27%) Manual Testing
11 10 (22.73%) Continuous Improvement
11 10 (22.73%) Security Testing
12 9 (20.45%) DevOps
13 8 (18.18%) User Stories
14 7 (15.91%) Line Management
Programming Languages
1 15 (34.09%) Groovy
1 15 (34.09%) Python
1 15 (34.09%) Ruby
2 12 (27.27%) C++
2 12 (27.27%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 6 (13.64%) Degree
2 3 (6.82%) Security Cleared
3 1 (2.27%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (11.36%) QA
2 3 (6.82%) SLA
3 1 (2.27%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 6 (13.64%) Docker
2 3 (6.82%) Active Directory
2 3 (6.82%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 5 (11.36%) HP Fortify
2 1 (2.27%) Ansible
2 1 (2.27%) Consul
2 1 (2.27%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (2.27%) Pingdom
2 1 (2.27%) Puppet
2 1 (2.27%) Terraform
Vendors
1 15 (34.09%) Sitecore
1 15 (34.09%) Splunk
2 9 (20.45%) Oracle
3 7 (15.91%) HP
4 3 (6.82%) Adobe
5 2 (4.55%) Meridio
6 1 (2.27%) AppDynamics
6 1 (2.27%) Atlassian
6 1 (2.27%) Fujitsu
6 1 (2.27%) PagerDuty
6 1 (2.27%) ServiceNow