The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Paddington 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 April 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
London / Paddington
3 months to
23 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 4 10
Contract jobs citing Java 0 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Paddington - 9.09% 4.76%
As % of the Programming Languages category - 33.33% 33.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Median daily rate - - £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £416 £413 £400
% change year-on-year +0.84% +3.12%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.00 £38.38 £40.00
% change year-on-year +9.44% -4.06%  

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 Paddington with a requirement for programming language skills.

Contract Programming Language Skills
Paddington
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 1 3 3
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Paddington 12.50% 27.27% 14.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 2 3
Median daily rate £515 £440 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +17.04% +13.54%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +3.33% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.48 £38.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year +11.77% +5.55%  

Java
Job Vacancy Trend in Paddington

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Paddington 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 Paddington

Java
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Paddington

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Java in Paddington

For the 6 months to 23 April 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 Paddington region with a requirement for Java.

1 1 (100.00%) CMS
1 1 (100.00%) Hibernate
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Spring
1 1 (100.00%) Atlassian
1 1 (100.00%) Waterfall
1 1 (100.00%) Adobe Experience Manager
1 1 (100.00%) Jenkins
1 1 (100.00%) User Experience

Java
Co-occurring IT Skills in Paddington 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 1 (100.00%) Adobe Experience Manager
1 1 (100.00%) CMS
Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Jenkins
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Architect
1 1 (100.00%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) Hibernate
1 1 (100.00%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Waterfall
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Atlassian