The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Guildford 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 30 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
Surrey / Guildford
3 months to
30 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 7 19 19
Rank change year-on-year +12 0  
Contract jobs citing Java 20 9 13
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Guildford 15.50% 6.16% 6.10%
As % of the Programming Languages category 46.51% 14.06% 18.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 9 8
Median daily rate £489 £400 £381
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +22.18% +4.91%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £330 £321
10% offered a daily rate of more than £568 £510 £440
UK excluding London median daily rate £420 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +5.00% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.00 £38.75 £38.13
% change year-on-year +5.80% +1.63%  

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 Guildford with a requirement for programming language skills.

Contract Programming Language Skills
Guildford
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 43 64 72
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Guildford 33.33% 43.84% 33.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 38 48
Median daily rate £450 £400 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +12.50% +18.51%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £365 £223 £248
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £541 £430
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +3.33% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 10 2
Median hourly rate - £42.50 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +6.25%  
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 Guildford

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Guildford 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 Guildford

Java
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Guildford

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Java in Guildford

Java
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Guildford

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Java in Guildford over the 3 months to 30 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Java in Guildford

Java
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Guildford

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Java in Guildford

For the 6 months to 30 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 Guildford region with a requirement for Java.

1 22 (57.89%) Linux
2 15 (39.47%) Agile Software Development
3 14 (36.84%) Spring
3 14 (36.84%) REST
4 13 (34.21%) Apache
5 11 (28.95%) SOAP
5 11 (28.95%) TDD
5 11 (28.95%) Finance
6 10 (26.32%) XML
6 10 (26.32%) Jenkins
7 9 (23.68%) Big Data
7 9 (23.68%) Middleware
7 9 (23.68%) VMware
8 8 (21.05%) Multithreading
8 8 (21.05%) HTTP
8 8 (21.05%) HTTPS
8 8 (21.05%) Windows
8 8 (21.05%) Hadoop
9 7 (18.42%) Continuous Integration
9 7 (18.42%) JMS
9 7 (18.42%) SQL
9 7 (18.42%) J2EE
10 6 (15.79%) Oracle
10 6 (15.79%) Unix
10 6 (15.79%) JAXB
10 6 (15.79%) JSON
10 6 (15.79%) Scrum
10 6 (15.79%) BDD
10 6 (15.79%) Apache Spark
11 5 (13.16%) VMware Infrastructure

Java
Co-occurring IT Skills in Guildford 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 13 (34.21%) Apache
2 6 (15.79%) Apache Spark
3 4 (10.53%) WebSphere
4 3 (7.89%) Elasticsearch
4 3 (7.89%) Mule
5 2 (5.26%) FileNet
5 2 (5.26%) JBoss
6 1 (2.63%) IBM Domino
6 1 (2.63%) IBM Notes
6 1 (2.63%) MS Exchange
6 1 (2.63%) QuickPlace
6 1 (2.63%) Tomcat
Applications
1 2 (5.26%) MS Office
2 1 (2.63%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.63%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (7.89%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 3 (7.89%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (21.05%) HTTP
1 8 (21.05%) HTTPS
2 2 (5.26%) 2G
2 2 (5.26%) 3G
2 2 (5.26%) Telnet
3 1 (2.63%) 4G
3 1 (2.63%) 5G
3 1 (2.63%) DHCP
3 1 (2.63%) DNS
3 1 (2.63%) FTP
3 1 (2.63%) LTE
3 1 (2.63%) Radio Access Network
3 1 (2.63%) SMTP
3 1 (2.63%) SNMP
3 1 (2.63%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (23.68%) Big Data
2 8 (21.05%) Hadoop
3 4 (10.53%) MySQL
4 2 (5.26%) Adabas
5 1 (2.63%) Apache Hive
5 1 (2.63%) BusinessObjects
5 1 (2.63%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
5 1 (2.63%) BusinessObjects XI
5 1 (2.63%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (2.63%) DB2
5 1 (2.63%) HBase
5 1 (2.63%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 10 (26.32%) Jenkins
2 5 (13.16%) Maven
3 3 (7.89%) Eclipse
3 3 (7.89%) Gerrit
3 3 (7.89%) Git (software)
3 3 (7.89%) NeoLoad
3 3 (7.89%) Team Foundation Server
3 3 (7.89%) Visual Studio
4 2 (5.26%) Checkstyle
4 2 (5.26%) Cobertura
4 2 (5.26%) Selenium
4 2 (5.26%) Subversion
5 1 (2.63%) LoadRunner
5 1 (2.63%) NetBeans
5 1 (2.63%) SoapUI
General
1 11 (28.95%) Finance
2 5 (13.16%) Law
3 4 (10.53%) Telecoms
4 3 (7.89%) Games
4 3 (7.89%) Retail
Job Titles
1 24 (63.16%) Developer
2 20 (52.63%) Java Developer
3 8 (21.05%) Linux Developer
4 4 (10.53%) Analyst
4 4 (10.53%) Lead Developer
5 3 (7.89%) Infrastructure Analyst
5 3 (7.89%) Infrastructure Test Analyst
5 3 (7.89%) Lead Java Developer
5 3 (7.89%) Python Developer
5 3 (7.89%) Test Analyst
6 2 (5.26%) Agile Developer
6 2 (5.26%) Agile Java Developer
6 2 (5.26%) Java Software Developer
6 2 (5.26%) Java/J2EE Developer
6 2 (5.26%) Performance Analyst
6 2 (5.26%) Performance Test Analyst
6 2 (5.26%) Senior Java Developer
6 2 (5.26%) Solutions Architect
6 2 (5.26%) Technical Leader
6 2 (5.26%) Test Automation Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (36.84%) REST
1 14 (36.84%) Spring
2 11 (28.95%) SOAP
3 10 (26.32%) XML
4 9 (23.68%) Middleware
5 7 (18.42%) J2EE
5 7 (18.42%) JMS
6 6 (15.79%) JAXB
6 6 (15.79%) JSON
7 5 (13.16%) ActiveMQ
7 5 (13.16%) Spring Boot
8 4 (10.53%) Hibernate
8 4 (10.53%) RabbitMQ
8 4 (10.53%) Web Services
8 4 (10.53%) WebSphere MQ
9 3 (7.89%) Dropwizard
9 3 (7.89%) Kafka
9 3 (7.89%) Regular Expression
10 2 (5.26%) Angular 2
10 2 (5.26%) OAuth2
Miscellaneous
1 1 (2.63%) iSeries
1 1 (2.63%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 22 (57.89%) Linux
2 8 (21.05%) Windows
3 6 (15.79%) Unix
4 2 (5.26%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (2.63%) Windows 7
5 1 (2.63%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (39.47%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (28.95%) TDD
3 8 (21.05%) Multithreading
4 7 (18.42%) Continuous Integration
5 6 (15.79%) BDD
5 6 (15.79%) Scrum
6 5 (13.16%) Microservices
6 5 (13.16%) Stakeholder Management
7 4 (10.53%) Performance Testing
7 4 (10.53%) Software Engineering
8 3 (7.89%) Cryptography
8 3 (7.89%) Data Transformation
8 3 (7.89%) DevOps
8 3 (7.89%) E-Commerce
8 3 (7.89%) Project Management
8 3 (7.89%) Release Management
8 3 (7.89%) Risk Management
8 3 (7.89%) Test Management
8 3 (7.89%) Test Planning
8 3 (7.89%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 7 (18.42%) SQL
2 5 (13.16%) Python
3 3 (7.89%) C#
4 2 (5.26%) Bash Shell
4 2 (5.26%) C++
4 2 (5.26%) NATURAL
4 2 (5.26%) Scala
5 1 (2.63%) Bourne shell
5 1 (2.63%) C
5 1 (2.63%) JavaScript
5 1 (2.63%) LotusScript
5 1 (2.63%) Perl
5 1 (2.63%) PowerShell
5 1 (2.63%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 2 (5.26%) ISEB
1 2 (5.26%) ISTQB
1 2 (5.26%) SC Cleared
1 2 (5.26%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (10.53%) PA-DSS
1 4 (10.53%) PCI DSS
2 1 (2.63%) QA
System Software
1 5 (13.16%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (7.89%) Apache ZooKeeper
2 3 (7.89%) Docker
3 1 (2.63%) Active Directory
3 1 (2.63%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 3 (7.89%) Hadoop YARN
2 2 (5.26%) logstash
2 2 (5.26%) Oozie
3 1 (2.63%) MIMEsweeper
Vendors
1 9 (23.68%) VMware
2 6 (15.79%) Oracle
3 5 (13.16%) Microsoft
3 5 (13.16%) Red Hat
4 3 (7.89%) HP
4 3 (7.89%) Nimble Storage
5 2 (5.26%) Guidewire
5 2 (5.26%) Splunk
6 1 (2.63%) Ericsson
6 1 (2.63%) Greenplum
6 1 (2.63%) Hortonworks
6 1 (2.63%) Huawei
6 1 (2.63%) Lotus
6 1 (2.63%) Nokia Networks
6 1 (2.63%) Nortel
6 1 (2.63%) Samsung
6 1 (2.63%) Sophos
Guildford, Surrey
Total Recruitment Specialists Limited / TRG / Total recruitment group
Rate: £35000 - £45000 Per Annum (3 year contract)
Posted: 3 days ago