The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Street 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 26 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
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Java
Somerset / Street
Rank 1 4 5
Rank change year-on-year +3 +1  
Contract jobs citing Java 3 1 5
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Street 42.86% 10.00% 19.23%
As % of the Programming Languages category 100.00% 20.00% 41.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 1
Median daily rate £550 - £400
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 Street with a requirement for programming language skills.

Contract Programming Language Skills
Street
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 3 5 12
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Street 42.86% 50.00% 46.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 3 5
Median daily rate £550 £419 £355
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +31.34% +17.95%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £413 £330
10% offered a daily rate of more than £565 £425 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +4.00% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
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 Street

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Street 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 Street

Java
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Street

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Java in Street

Java
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Street

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Java in Street over the 3 months to 26 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Java in Street

Java
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Street

For the 6 months to 26 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 Street region with a requirement for Java.

1 3 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (75.00%) Scala
1 3 (75.00%) Hadoop
1 3 (75.00%) Big Data
1 3 (75.00%) HDFS
2 2 (50.00%) Apache Spark
2 2 (50.00%) Hadoop YARN
2 2 (50.00%) SQL
2 2 (50.00%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (50.00%) ETL
2 2 (50.00%) SC Cleared
2 2 (50.00%) Security Cleared
2 2 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (50.00%) Kafka
3 1 (25.00%) Kimball Methodology
3 1 (25.00%) Jenkins
3 1 (25.00%) Amazon ELB
3 1 (25.00%) Jaspersoft
3 1 (25.00%) Inmon Methodology
3 1 (25.00%) Oracle ODI
3 1 (25.00%) Play Framework
3 1 (25.00%) Amazon Redshift
3 1 (25.00%) Ansible
3 1 (25.00%) Bash Shell
3 1 (25.00%) Puppet
3 1 (25.00%) Talend Open Studio
3 1 (25.00%) Git (software)
3 1 (25.00%) Pentaho
3 1 (25.00%) BusinessObjects
3 1 (25.00%) Informatica

Java
Top Related IT Skills in Street 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 2 (50.00%) Apache Spark
Cloud Services
1 2 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (25.00%) Amazon CloudWatch
2 1 (25.00%) Amazon ELB
2 1 (25.00%) Amazon S3
2 1 (25.00%) AWS CloudFormation
2 1 (25.00%) Google Cloud Platform
2 1 (25.00%) Virtual Private Cloud
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (75.00%) Big Data
1 3 (75.00%) Hadoop
2 2 (50.00%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (25.00%) Amazon Redshift
3 1 (25.00%) BusinessObjects
3 1 (25.00%) Oracle ODI
3 1 (25.00%) Pentaho
3 1 (25.00%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (25.00%) Jenkins
1 1 (25.00%) Talend Open Studio
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Big Data Consultant
2 1 (25.00%) Big Data Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Consultant
2 1 (25.00%) DevOps Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Operations Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Scala Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (50.00%) Kafka
2 1 (25.00%) boto
2 1 (25.00%) Play Framework
2 1 (25.00%) Spark Streaming
Operating Systems
1 1 (25.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (50.00%) ETL
3 1 (25.00%) Auto-Scaling
3 1 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (25.00%) Data Modelling
3 1 (25.00%) DevOps
3 1 (25.00%) Inmon Methodology
3 1 (25.00%) Kimball Methodology
3 1 (25.00%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 3 (75.00%) Scala
2 2 (50.00%) SQL
3 1 (25.00%) Bash Shell
3 1 (25.00%) Python
3 1 (25.00%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 2 (50.00%) SC Cleared
1 2 (50.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 3 (75.00%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 2 (50.00%) Hadoop YARN
2 1 (25.00%) Ansible
2 1 (25.00%) Puppet
2 1 (25.00%) Terraform
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) Cognos
1 1 (25.00%) Google
1 1 (25.00%) Hortonworks
1 1 (25.00%) Informatica
1 1 (25.00%) Jaspersoft
1 1 (25.00%) Oracle
1 1 (25.00%) Talend
1 1 (25.00%) Teradata
1 1 (25.00%) VMware