The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Middlesex 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
South East / Middlesex
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 6 5 23
Rank change year-on-year -1 +18  
Contract jobs citing Java 10 26 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Middlesex 10.00% 14.53% 0.54%
As % of the Programming Languages category 35.71% 37.68% 1.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 20 0
Median daily rate £500 £378 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +32.45% -  
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £420 £400
% change year-on-year +1.19% +5.00%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £45.00
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 Middlesex with a requirement for programming language skills.

Contract Programming Language Skills
Middlesex
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 28 69 55
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Middlesex 28.00% 38.55% 29.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 39 26
Median daily rate £435 £360 £285
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +20.83% +26.31%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £325 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £498 £437
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +6.66% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 4
Median hourly rate - £45.50 £36.56
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +24.44%  
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 Middlesex

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Middlesex 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 Middlesex

Java
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Middlesex

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Java in Middlesex

Java
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Middlesex

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Java in Middlesex over the 3 months to 28 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Java in Middlesex

Java
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Middlesex

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Java in Middlesex

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 Middlesex region with a requirement for Java.

1 14 (51.85%) Python
1 14 (51.85%) Amazon AWS
2 12 (44.44%) Ansible
3 11 (40.74%) OpenStack
3 11 (40.74%) Agile Software Development
4 10 (37.04%) Continuous Integration
4 10 (37.04%) OO
4 10 (37.04%) Puppet
4 10 (37.04%) Opscode Chef
5 9 (33.33%) Web Services
5 9 (33.33%) TDD
6 8 (29.63%) HTML
7 7 (25.93%) SQL
7 7 (25.93%) Oracle
7 7 (25.93%) CSS
7 7 (25.93%) Linux
7 7 (25.93%) Microsoft Azure
7 7 (25.93%) NoSQL
8 6 (22.22%) MSTest
8 6 (22.22%) DevOps
8 6 (22.22%) WebLogic
8 6 (22.22%) MySQL
8 6 (22.22%) JavaScript
8 6 (22.22%) PostgreSQL
8 6 (22.22%) Tomcat
8 6 (22.22%) NUnit
8 6 (22.22%) WebSphere
9 5 (18.52%) Security Cleared
9 5 (18.52%) Configuration Management
9 5 (18.52%) C#

Java
Co-occurring IT Skills in Middlesex 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 (40.74%) OpenStack
2 6 (22.22%) Tomcat
2 6 (22.22%) WebLogic
2 6 (22.22%) WebSphere
3 4 (14.81%) Elasticsearch
4 3 (11.11%) Adobe Experience Manager
5 2 (7.41%) Apache Spark
6 1 (3.70%) CMS
6 1 (3.70%) Confluence
6 1 (3.70%) JBoss
Applications
1 1 (3.70%) Spreadsheet
Cloud Services
1 14 (51.85%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (25.93%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (14.81%) GitHub
4 2 (7.41%) OpenShift
4 2 (7.41%) SaaS
5 1 (3.70%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (3.70%) Force.com
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.70%) DHCP
1 1 (3.70%) Firewall
1 1 (3.70%) LAN
1 1 (3.70%) LDAP
1 1 (3.70%) TCP/IP
1 1 (3.70%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (25.93%) NoSQL
2 6 (22.22%) MySQL
2 6 (22.22%) PostgreSQL
3 4 (14.81%) InfluxDB
3 4 (14.81%) SQL Server
4 3 (11.11%) SQL Server 2005
5 2 (7.41%) Big Data
6 1 (3.70%) Hadoop
6 1 (3.70%) MongoDB
6 1 (3.70%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 6 (22.22%) MSTest
1 6 (22.22%) NUnit
2 5 (18.52%) Jenkins
3 4 (14.81%) Ant
3 4 (14.81%) Gradle
3 4 (14.81%) Maven
4 1 (3.70%) AppScan
4 1 (3.70%) Artifactory
4 1 (3.70%) Bitbucket
4 1 (3.70%) Git (software)
4 1 (3.70%) Mockito
4 1 (3.70%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 2 (7.41%) Retail
1 2 (7.41%) Telecoms
2 1 (3.70%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 17 (62.96%) Developer
2 9 (33.33%) Java Developer
3 4 (14.81%) Systems Engineer
4 3 (11.11%) .NET Developer
4 3 (11.11%) DevOps Engineer
4 3 (11.11%) Software Engineer
5 2 (7.41%) Analyst
5 2 (7.41%) C# .NET Developer
5 2 (7.41%) C# Developer
5 2 (7.41%) Developer/Software Engineer
5 2 (7.41%) DevOps Systems Engineer
5 2 (7.41%) Java Software Engineer
5 2 (7.41%) Python Developer
5 2 (7.41%) Senior Developer
5 2 (7.41%) Senior Java Developer
5 2 (7.41%) Senior Java Software Developer
5 2 (7.41%) Senior Java Software Engineer
5 2 (7.41%) Senior Software Developer
5 2 (7.41%) Senior Software Engineer
5 2 (7.41%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (33.33%) Web Services
2 8 (29.63%) HTML
3 7 (25.93%) CSS
4 5 (18.52%) XML
5 4 (14.81%) Sensu
6 3 (11.11%) .NET
6 3 (11.11%) ASP.NET
6 3 (11.11%) HTML5
6 3 (11.11%) JSON
6 3 (11.11%) WinForms
7 1 (3.70%) Drools
7 1 (3.70%) J2EE
7 1 (3.70%) JMS
7 1 (3.70%) Mason
7 1 (3.70%) Node.js
7 1 (3.70%) SOAP
7 1 (3.70%) Spring
7 1 (3.70%) Spring MVC
7 1 (3.70%) Spring Security
7 1 (3.70%) Visualforce
Miscellaneous
1 4 (14.81%) Virtual Team
2 2 (7.41%) Mobile App
3 1 (3.70%) Algorithms
3 1 (3.70%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (3.70%) Clustering
3 1 (3.70%) CMDB
3 1 (3.70%) Computer Science
3 1 (3.70%) Data Structures
3 1 (3.70%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 7 (25.93%) Linux
2 5 (18.52%) Windows
3 4 (14.81%) Unix
4 1 (3.70%) Android
4 1 (3.70%) Apple iOS
4 1 (3.70%) Mac OS
4 1 (3.70%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (3.70%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (40.74%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (37.04%) Continuous Integration
2 10 (37.04%) OO
3 9 (33.33%) TDD
4 6 (22.22%) DevOps
5 5 (18.52%) Configuration Management
6 4 (14.81%) Continuous Deployment
6 4 (14.81%) Kanban
6 4 (14.81%) OOP
6 4 (14.81%) Scrum
6 4 (14.81%) Software Delivery
6 4 (14.81%) Software Engineering
7 3 (11.11%) Multithreading
7 3 (11.11%) Prototyping
8 2 (7.41%) Microservices
8 2 (7.41%) Pair Programming
8 2 (7.41%) Test Automation
8 2 (7.41%) Unit Testing
9 1 (3.70%) Content Management
9 1 (3.70%) Cryptography
Programming Languages
1 14 (51.85%) Python
2 7 (25.93%) SQL
3 6 (22.22%) JavaScript
4 5 (18.52%) C#
5 4 (14.81%) Ruby
6 3 (11.11%) C++
6 3 (11.11%) T-SQL
6 3 (11.11%) UniBasic
6 3 (11.11%) VB.NET
7 2 (7.41%) C
8 1 (3.70%) Apex Code
8 1 (3.70%) Bash Shell
8 1 (3.70%) MATLAB
8 1 (3.70%) Perl
8 1 (3.70%) PowerShell
8 1 (3.70%) R
Qualifications
1 5 (18.52%) Security Cleared
2 4 (14.81%) Degree
2 4 (14.81%) SC Cleared
3 1 (3.70%) CEH
3 1 (3.70%) CISA
3 1 (3.70%) CISSP
3 1 (3.70%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (3.70%) DV Cleared
3 1 (3.70%) OSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.70%) JSP 440
System Software
1 3 (11.11%) Docker
2 1 (3.70%) Active Directory
2 1 (3.70%) Gluster
Systems Management
1 12 (44.44%) Ansible
2 10 (37.04%) Opscode Chef
2 10 (37.04%) Puppet
3 4 (14.81%) Fluentd
3 4 (14.81%) Graphite
3 4 (14.81%) logstash
3 4 (14.81%) Prometheus
3 4 (14.81%) Salt
3 4 (14.81%) StatsD
3 4 (14.81%) ZABBIX
4 2 (7.41%) Kubernetes
5 1 (3.70%) HP Fortify
Vendors
1 7 (25.93%) Oracle
2 4 (14.81%) Rackspace
3 3 (11.11%) IBM
3 3 (11.11%) Redback
4 2 (7.41%) ServiceNow
5 1 (3.70%) BMC
5 1 (3.70%) CA
5 1 (3.70%) HP
5 1 (3.70%) Remedy
5 1 (3.70%) Salesforce Marketing Cloud
5 1 (3.70%) Salesforce.com
5 1 (3.70%) Splunk
5 1 (3.70%) TOWER Software
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