The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in High Wycombe 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 23 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.

3 months to
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Java
Buckinghamshire / High Wycombe
Rank 4 8 8
Rank change year-on-year +4 0  
Contract jobs citing Java 3 1 6
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in High Wycombe 12.50% 2.63% 10.71%
As % of the Programming Languages category 50.00% 11.11% 27.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 4
Median daily rate - £350 £356
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -1.75%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +6.25% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.00 £40.00 £38.00
% change year-on-year +2.50% +5.26%  

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 High Wycombe with a requirement for programming language skills.

Contract Programming Language Skills
High Wycombe
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 6 9 22
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in High Wycombe 25.00% 23.68% 39.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 8 16
Median daily rate £315 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -10.00% -  
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +4.00% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £25.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.64 £40.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year +4.10% +11.11%  

Java
Job Vacancy Trend in High Wycombe

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in High Wycombe 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 High Wycombe

Java
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in High Wycombe

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Java in High Wycombe

Java
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in High Wycombe

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Java in High Wycombe

Java
Top 19 Related IT Skills in High Wycombe

For the 6 months to 23 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 High Wycombe region with a requirement for Java.

1 3 (100.00%) C#
1 3 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 3 (100.00%) SQL
1 3 (100.00%) .NET
1 3 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 3 (100.00%) SOAP
1 3 (100.00%) LoadRunner
1 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (100.00%) Software Testing
1 3 (100.00%) QA
1 3 (100.00%) Selenium
1 3 (100.00%) Unit Testing
1 3 (100.00%) PowerShell
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 3 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (100.00%) WebDriver
1 3 (100.00%) SoapUI
1 3 (100.00%) Automation Testing
1 3 (100.00%) API Testing

Java
Top Related IT Skills in High Wycombe 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:

Cloud Services
1 3 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (100.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (100.00%) LoadRunner
1 3 (100.00%) Selenium
1 3 (100.00%) SoapUI
1 3 (100.00%) WebDriver
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) QA Tester
1 3 (100.00%) Tester
1 3 (100.00%) Web Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (100.00%) .NET
1 3 (100.00%) SOAP
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (100.00%) API Testing
1 3 (100.00%) Automation Testing
1 3 (100.00%) Software Testing
1 3 (100.00%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) C#
1 3 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 3 (100.00%) PowerShell
1 3 (100.00%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (100.00%) QA