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 28 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
Surrey / Guildford
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 7 12 12
Rank change year-on-year +5 0  
Contract jobs citing Java 12 5 13
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Guildford 11.76% 5.62% 8.50%
As % of the Programming Languages category 52.17% 12.20% 27.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 4 8
Median daily rate £475 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +18.75% -  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £435 £400 £310
10% offered a daily rate of more than £490 £470 £515
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £420 £400
% change year-on-year +1.19% +5.00%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £11.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £45.00 £36.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year +25.00% -10.00%  

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 23 41 47
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Guildford 22.55% 46.07% 30.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 27 28
Median daily rate £456 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +14.06% +14.28%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £309 £250 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £538 £430 £520
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +6.66% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 6 0
Median hourly rate - £23.00 -
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 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 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 28 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 Guildford region with a requirement for Java.

1 22 (68.75%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (53.13%) Finance
2 17 (53.13%) Jenkins
3 16 (50.00%) J2EE
4 15 (46.88%) Spring
5 13 (40.63%) TDD
5 13 (40.63%) Linux
6 12 (37.50%) Hadoop
6 12 (37.50%) REST
6 12 (37.50%) Big Data
7 11 (34.38%) Apache
8 10 (31.25%) Middleware
8 10 (31.25%) Unix
8 10 (31.25%) Kafka
8 10 (31.25%) BDD
9 9 (28.13%) RabbitMQ
9 9 (28.13%) JSON
9 9 (28.13%) Spring Boot
10 8 (25.00%) Unit Testing
10 8 (25.00%) System Testing
11 7 (21.88%) Apache Spark
11 7 (21.88%) Hadoop YARN
11 7 (21.88%) Scrum
11 7 (21.88%) Stakeholder Management
11 7 (21.88%) Apache ZooKeeper
12 6 (18.75%) DevOps
13 5 (15.63%) VMware
14 4 (12.50%) Hibernate
14 4 (12.50%) Telecoms
14 4 (12.50%) Oracle

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 11 (34.38%) Apache
2 7 (21.88%) Apache Spark
3 3 (9.38%) FileNet
4 2 (6.25%) Mule
5 1 (3.13%) Elasticsearch
5 1 (3.13%) Tomcat
5 1 (3.13%) WebSphere
Business Applications
1 3 (9.38%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 3 (9.38%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (6.25%) HTTP
1 2 (6.25%) HTTPS
2 1 (3.13%) 2G
2 1 (3.13%) 3G
2 1 (3.13%) 4G
2 1 (3.13%) 5G
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (37.50%) Big Data
1 12 (37.50%) Hadoop
2 3 (9.38%) Adabas
2 3 (9.38%) HBase
2 3 (9.38%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 17 (53.13%) Jenkins
2 3 (9.38%) Gerrit
2 3 (9.38%) Git (software)
2 3 (9.38%) NeoLoad
2 3 (9.38%) Sonatype Nexus
2 3 (9.38%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (9.38%) Visual Studio
3 2 (6.25%) Maven
4 1 (3.13%) LoadRunner
4 1 (3.13%) Mocha
4 1 (3.13%) Sinon.JS
4 1 (3.13%) SoapUI
General
1 17 (53.13%) Finance
2 4 (12.50%) Telecoms
3 3 (9.38%) Games
3 3 (9.38%) Law
3 3 (9.38%) Retail
Job Titles
1 16 (50.00%) Developer
2 15 (46.88%) Java Developer
3 4 (12.50%) Analyst
4 3 (9.38%) Architect
4 3 (9.38%) DevOps Engineer
4 3 (9.38%) Infrastructure Analyst
4 3 (9.38%) Infrastructure Test Analyst
4 3 (9.38%) Solutions Architect
4 3 (9.38%) Test Analyst
5 2 (6.25%) J2EE Developer
5 2 (6.25%) Java/J2EE Developer
5 2 (6.25%) Performance Analyst
5 2 (6.25%) Performance Test Analyst
5 2 (6.25%) Technical Leader
6 1 (3.13%) Agile Java Developer
6 1 (3.13%) Developer in Test
6 1 (3.13%) Hadoop Developer
6 1 (3.13%) Linux Developer
6 1 (3.13%) Oracle Developer
6 1 (3.13%) Scrum Master
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (50.00%) J2EE
2 15 (46.88%) Spring
3 12 (37.50%) REST
4 10 (31.25%) Kafka
4 10 (31.25%) Middleware
5 9 (28.13%) JSON
5 9 (28.13%) RabbitMQ
5 9 (28.13%) Spring Boot
6 4 (12.50%) Hibernate
7 3 (9.38%) Dropwizard
7 3 (9.38%) JMS
7 3 (9.38%) SOAP
7 3 (9.38%) XML
8 2 (6.25%) HTML
8 2 (6.25%) JAXB
9 1 (3.13%) J2SE
9 1 (3.13%) JDBC
9 1 (3.13%) JSF
9 1 (3.13%) JSP
9 1 (3.13%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 2 (6.25%) Linux Command Line
2 1 (3.13%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 13 (40.63%) Linux
2 10 (31.25%) Unix
3 2 (6.25%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (68.75%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (40.63%) TDD
3 10 (31.25%) BDD
4 8 (25.00%) System Testing
4 8 (25.00%) Unit Testing
5 7 (21.88%) Scrum
5 7 (21.88%) Stakeholder Management
6 6 (18.75%) DevOps
7 4 (12.50%) Performance Testing
8 3 (9.38%) Defect Management
8 3 (9.38%) E-Commerce
8 3 (9.38%) Microservices
8 3 (9.38%) Project Management
8 3 (9.38%) Risk Management
8 3 (9.38%) Test Management
8 3 (9.38%) Test Planning
8 3 (9.38%) TOGAF
9 2 (6.25%) Continuous Integration
9 2 (6.25%) Data Transformation
9 2 (6.25%) Multithreading
Programming Languages
1 3 (9.38%) NATURAL
2 2 (6.25%) C#
2 2 (6.25%) Shell Script
3 1 (3.13%) Bash Shell
3 1 (3.13%) C++
3 1 (3.13%) JavaScript
3 1 (3.13%) PL/SQL
3 1 (3.13%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (3.13%) SC Cleared
1 1 (3.13%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.13%) QA
System Software
1 7 (21.88%) Apache ZooKeeper
2 3 (9.38%) Docker
2 3 (9.38%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 7 (21.88%) Hadoop YARN
Vendors
1 5 (15.63%) VMware
2 4 (12.50%) Oracle
3 3 (9.38%) Guidewire
3 3 (9.38%) HP
3 3 (9.38%) Microsoft
3 3 (9.38%) Nimble Storage
3 3 (9.38%) Red Hat