Period
to 24 November 2017

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 6 months to 24 November 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
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 8 7 15
Rank change year-on-year -1 +8 0
Contract jobs citing Java 27 22 20
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Guildford 11.64% 10.23% 8.77%
As % of the Programming Languages category 35.06% 34.38% 22.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 14 11
Guildford median daily rate £488 £475 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.63% +46.15% -18.75%
10th Percentile £400 £412 £244
90th Percentile £513 £575 £438
Surrey median daily rate £488 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +8.33% +5.88% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 22
Guildford median hourly rate - £11.00 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -70.67% +7.14%
Surrey median hourly rate £45.00 £40.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year +12.50% - +14.29%

Java is in the Programming Languages category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Guildford with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Guildford
Contract vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 77 64 87
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Guildford 33.19% 29.77% 38.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 53 38 58
Guildford median daily rate £438 £400 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +9.38% +23.08% -7.14%
10th Percentile £363 £225 £255
90th Percentile £571 £538 £517
Surrey median daily rate £450 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% +11.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 4 4
Guildford median hourly rate £19.63 £33.75 £38.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -41.85% -12.90% +10.71%
10th Percentile £18.56 £14.53 £35.38
90th Percentile £20.69 £42.98 £40.00
Surrey median hourly rate £45.00 £41.00 £42.50
% change year-on-year +9.76% -3.53% -9.09%

Java
Job Vacancy Trend in Guildford

Job postings citing Java as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Guildford.

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 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 24 November 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 21 (77.78%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (62.96%) J2EE
3 15 (55.56%) Finance
3 15 (55.56%) Jenkins
4 13 (48.15%) Big Data
4 13 (48.15%) Kafka
4 13 (48.15%) Hadoop
4 13 (48.15%) TDD
5 12 (44.44%) Linux
5 12 (44.44%) Apache
6 11 (40.74%) JSON
6 11 (40.74%) Unix
6 11 (40.74%) Spring
7 10 (37.04%) Middleware
7 10 (37.04%) BDD
7 10 (37.04%) Apache ZooKeeper
7 10 (37.04%) RabbitMQ
7 10 (37.04%) REST
7 10 (37.04%) Apache Spark
7 10 (37.04%) Hadoop YARN
7 10 (37.04%) Spring Boot
8 9 (33.33%) Unit Testing
8 9 (33.33%) System Testing
9 8 (29.63%) RESTful
10 7 (25.93%) Scrum
10 7 (25.93%) Python
11 6 (22.22%) MongoDB
12 5 (18.52%) C
12 5 (18.52%) C++
13 4 (14.81%) JavaScript

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 12 (44.44%) Apache
2 10 (37.04%) Apache Spark
3 2 (7.41%) nginx
4 1 (3.70%) FileNet
4 1 (3.70%) JBoss
4 1 (3.70%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.70%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.70%) Firewall
1 1 (3.70%) Remote Desktop
1 1 (3.70%) tcpdump
1 1 (3.70%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (48.15%) Big Data
1 13 (48.15%) Hadoop
2 6 (22.22%) MongoDB
3 4 (14.81%) NoSQL
4 3 (11.11%) HBase
5 1 (3.70%) Adabas
Development Applications
1 15 (55.56%) Jenkins
2 3 (11.11%) Git (software)
2 3 (11.11%) Sonatype Nexus
3 1 (3.70%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 1 (3.70%) GitLab
3 1 (3.70%) Mercurial
3 1 (3.70%) Mocha
3 1 (3.70%) Sinon.JS
3 1 (3.70%) Subversion
3 1 (3.70%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 15 (55.56%) Finance
2 1 (3.70%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 19 (70.37%) Developer
2 17 (62.96%) Java Developer
3 4 (14.81%) DevOps Engineer
4 3 (11.11%) Python Developer
5 2 (7.41%) Scrum Master
6 1 (3.70%) Applications Developer
6 1 (3.70%) C# Developer
6 1 (3.70%) C++ Applications Developer
6 1 (3.70%) C++ Developer
6 1 (3.70%) C++/Java Developer
6 1 (3.70%) Java Applications Developer
6 1 (3.70%) Java Web Developer
6 1 (3.70%) Python Web Developer
6 1 (3.70%) Senior C# Developer
6 1 (3.70%) Senior Developer
6 1 (3.70%) Senior Systems Administrator
6 1 (3.70%) Solutions Architect
6 1 (3.70%) Systems Administrator
6 1 (3.70%) Web Applications Developer
6 1 (3.70%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (62.96%) J2EE
2 13 (48.15%) Kafka
3 11 (40.74%) JSON
3 11 (40.74%) Spring
4 10 (37.04%) Middleware
4 10 (37.04%) RabbitMQ
4 10 (37.04%) REST
4 10 (37.04%) Spring Boot
5 8 (29.63%) RESTful
6 2 (7.41%) CSS
6 2 (7.41%) HTML
6 2 (7.41%) React
6 2 (7.41%) Web Services
7 1 (3.70%) Akka
7 1 (3.70%) AngularJS
7 1 (3.70%) Backbone.js
7 1 (3.70%) Chai
7 1 (3.70%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 2 (7.41%) Mobile App
2 1 (3.70%) Smartphone
2 1 (3.70%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 12 (44.44%) Linux
2 11 (40.74%) Unix
3 2 (7.41%) Android
3 2 (7.41%) Apple iOS
4 1 (3.70%) CentOS
4 1 (3.70%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (77.78%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (48.15%) TDD
3 10 (37.04%) BDD
4 9 (33.33%) System Testing
4 9 (33.33%) Unit Testing
5 7 (25.93%) Scrum
6 4 (14.81%) DevOps
7 3 (11.11%) Stakeholder Management
8 2 (7.41%) Android Development
8 2 (7.41%) Configuration Management
8 2 (7.41%) iOS Development
9 1 (3.70%) Disaster Recovery
9 1 (3.70%) Front End Development
9 1 (3.70%) Mentoring
9 1 (3.70%) Mobile Development
9 1 (3.70%) Open Source
9 1 (3.70%) Responsive Web Design
9 1 (3.70%) SDET
9 1 (3.70%) Test Automation
9 1 (3.70%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 7 (25.93%) Python
2 5 (18.52%) C
2 5 (18.52%) C++
3 4 (14.81%) JavaScript
4 1 (3.70%) Apple Swift
4 1 (3.70%) Bash Shell
4 1 (3.70%) C#
4 1 (3.70%) NATURAL
4 1 (3.70%) Objective-C
4 1 (3.70%) Perl
4 1 (3.70%) PHP
4 1 (3.70%) PowerShell
4 1 (3.70%) Ruby
4 1 (3.70%) Shell Script
4 1 (3.70%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (14.81%) SC Cleared
1 4 (14.81%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (11.11%) QA
System Software
1 10 (37.04%) Apache ZooKeeper
2 1 (3.70%) Docker
2 1 (3.70%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 10 (37.04%) Hadoop YARN
2 1 (3.70%) Ansible
2 1 (3.70%) HAProxy
2 1 (3.70%) Kubernetes
2 1 (3.70%) Nagios
2 1 (3.70%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (3.70%) Puppet
2 1 (3.70%) Terraform
Vendors
1 1 (3.70%) Citrix
1 1 (3.70%) Guidewire
1 1 (3.70%) Perforce
1 1 (3.70%) Red Hat