Period
to 22 July 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Slough 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 22 July 2018 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
Berkshire > Slough
6 months to
22 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 26 20 20
Rank change year-on-year -6 0 +9
Contract jobs citing Java 14 13 19
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Slough 4.65% 4.68% 5.29%
As % of the Programming Languages category 15.91% 18.31% 25.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 10 13
Slough median daily rate £300 £483 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -37.82% +7.22% +9.09%
Berkshire median daily rate £425 £450 £445
% change year-on-year -5.56% +1.12% +11.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Slough median hourly rate - - -
Berkshire median hourly rate - £12.00 £12.50
% change year-on-year - -4.00% -64.29%

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 Slough with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Slough
Contract vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 88 71 74
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Slough 29.24% 25.54% 20.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 70 52 50
Slough median daily rate £400 £406 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -1.54% +16.07% -
10th Percentile £224 £313 £240
90th Percentile £489 £539 £450
Berkshire median daily rate £400 £400 £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Slough median hourly rate - - -
Berkshire median hourly rate £30.00 £17.50 £12.50
% change year-on-year +71.43% +40.00% -65.28%

Java
Job Vacancy Trend in Slough

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

Job vacancy trend for Java in Slough

Java
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Slough

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Java in Slough

Java
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Slough

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Java in Slough over the 6 months to 22 July 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Java in Slough

Java
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Slough

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Java in Slough

For the 6 months to 22 July 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Java also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Slough region with a requirement for Java.

1 9 (64.29%) Python
1 9 (64.29%) Linux
2 8 (57.14%) Analytical Skills
3 7 (50.00%) C
3 7 (50.00%) Capacity Planning
4 6 (42.86%) PHP
4 6 (42.86%) Project Management
4 6 (42.86%) Private Cloud
4 6 (42.86%) Performance Optimisation
4 6 (42.86%) Degree
4 6 (42.86%) Computer Science
4 6 (42.86%) Self-Motivation
4 6 (42.86%) Problem-Solving
5 5 (35.71%) Mandarin Language
5 5 (35.71%) Alibaba
5 5 (35.71%) Data Centre
5 5 (35.71%) SLA
5 5 (35.71%) Cisco
5 5 (35.71%) Huawei
6 3 (21.43%) Agile Software Development
7 2 (14.29%) Telecoms
7 2 (14.29%) OO
7 2 (14.29%) Middleware
7 2 (14.29%) SQL
7 2 (14.29%) JavaScript
7 2 (14.29%) Web Services
7 2 (14.29%) Data Science
7 2 (14.29%) Git (software)
7 2 (14.29%) Scala
7 2 (14.29%) Web Development

Java
Co-occurring IT Skills in Slough 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 (7.14%) Confluence
1 1 (7.14%) WebLogic
1 1 (7.14%) WebSphere
Communications & Networking
1 1 (7.14%) DNS
1 1 (7.14%) Firewall
1 1 (7.14%) HTTP
1 1 (7.14%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.14%) Apache Cassandra
1 1 (7.14%) Big Data
1 1 (7.14%) Hadoop
1 1 (7.14%) HBase
1 1 (7.14%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 2 (14.29%) Git (software)
2 1 (7.14%) Cucumber
2 1 (7.14%) Jenkins
2 1 (7.14%) JIRA
2 1 (7.14%) Vagrant
General
1 5 (35.71%) Mandarin Language
2 2 (14.29%) Telecoms
3 1 (7.14%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (35.71%) 2nd Line Engineer
1 5 (35.71%) Data Centre Engineer
2 4 (28.57%) Developer
3 1 (7.14%) 1st Line Engineer
3 1 (7.14%) Analyst
3 1 (7.14%) Angular Developer
3 1 (7.14%) Architect
3 1 (7.14%) C# Developer
3 1 (7.14%) Capacity Analyst
3 1 (7.14%) Capacity Planning Analyst
3 1 (7.14%) DevOps Engineer
3 1 (7.14%) Java Developer
3 1 (7.14%) Salesforce Architect
3 1 (7.14%) Salesforce Solution Architect
3 1 (7.14%) SAP Architect
3 1 (7.14%) SAP Solutions Architect
3 1 (7.14%) Software Engineer
3 1 (7.14%) Solutions Architect
3 1 (7.14%) TOGAF Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (14.29%) Middleware
1 2 (14.29%) Web Services
2 1 (7.14%) .NET
2 1 (7.14%) Angular 2
2 1 (7.14%) AngularJS
2 1 (7.14%) Apache Flex
2 1 (7.14%) HTML
2 1 (7.14%) J2EE
2 1 (7.14%) jQuery
2 1 (7.14%) Node.js
2 1 (7.14%) REST
2 1 (7.14%) SOAP
2 1 (7.14%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 8 (57.14%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (42.86%) Computer Science
2 6 (42.86%) Private Cloud
2 6 (42.86%) Self-Motivation
3 5 (35.71%) Data Centre
4 1 (7.14%) Linux Command Line
4 1 (7.14%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 9 (64.29%) Linux
2 1 (7.14%) Android
2 1 (7.14%) Apple iOS
2 1 (7.14%) Unix
2 1 (7.14%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (50.00%) Capacity Planning
2 6 (42.86%) Performance Optimisation
2 6 (42.86%) Problem-Solving
2 6 (42.86%) Project Management
3 3 (21.43%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (14.29%) Data Science
4 2 (14.29%) OO
4 2 (14.29%) Web Development
5 1 (7.14%) Coaching
5 1 (7.14%) DevOps
5 1 (7.14%) E-Commerce
5 1 (7.14%) Enterprise Architecture
5 1 (7.14%) ITIL
5 1 (7.14%) ITIL V3
5 1 (7.14%) OOD
5 1 (7.14%) Scaled Agile Framework
5 1 (7.14%) Software Engineering
5 1 (7.14%) TDD
5 1 (7.14%) Web Application Development
5 1 (7.14%) Zachman Framework
Programming Languages
1 9 (64.29%) Python
2 7 (50.00%) C
3 6 (42.86%) PHP
4 2 (14.29%) JavaScript
4 2 (14.29%) Scala
4 2 (14.29%) SQL
5 1 (7.14%) Apple Swift
5 1 (7.14%) C#
5 1 (7.14%) ES6
5 1 (7.14%) Perl
5 1 (7.14%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 6 (42.86%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (35.71%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (14.29%) Docker
2 1 (7.14%) KVM
2 1 (7.14%) Xen
Systems Management
1 1 (7.14%) Ansible
1 1 (7.14%) Kubernetes
1 1 (7.14%) yum
Vendors
1 5 (35.71%) Alibaba
1 5 (35.71%) Cisco
1 5 (35.71%) Huawei
2 1 (7.14%) IBM
2 1 (7.14%) Oracle
2 1 (7.14%) Salesforce.com
2 1 (7.14%) SAP