Period
to 20 August 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Surrey 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 20 August 2019 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 > Surrey
6 months to
20 Aug 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 17 6 11
Rank change year-on-year -11 +5 -2
Contract jobs citing Java 187 436 273
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Surrey 8.12% 13.40% 10.91%
As % of the Programming Languages category 21.64% 31.53% 26.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 130 326 200
Surrey median daily rate £500 £500 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +5.26% -
10th Percentile £362 £400 £337
90th Percentile £626 £588 £575
South East median daily rate £458 £450 £450
% change year-on-year +1.67% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 5 7
Surrey median hourly rate £50.00 £16.00 £45.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +212.50% -64.44% -
10th Percentile £47.50 £14.90 £34.35
90th Percentile £52.50 £44.45 £47.50
South East median hourly rate £50.00 £42.50 £45.00
% change year-on-year +17.65% -5.56% +200.00%

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 Surrey with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Surrey
Contract vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 864 1,383 1,045
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Surrey 37.50% 42.50% 41.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 606 964 729
Surrey median daily rate £450 £463 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.86% +9.00% -5.03%
10th Percentile £339 £331 £312
90th Percentile £609 £588 £550
South East median daily rate £450 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 36 28
Surrey median hourly rate £50.00 £43.75 £45.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +14.29% -2.78% +12.50%
10th Percentile £41.25 £18.38 £24.70
90th Percentile £52.50 £51.88 £50.08
South East median hourly rate £46.50 £42.50 £42.50
% change year-on-year +9.41% - +6.25%

Java
Job Vacancy Trend in Surrey

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

Job vacancy trend for Java in Surrey

Java
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Surrey

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Java in Surrey

Java
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Surrey

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Java in Surrey over the 6 months to 20 August 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Java in Surrey

Java
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Surrey

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Java in Surrey

Java
Contract Job Locations in Surrey

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Java within the Surrey region over the 6 months to 20 August 2019. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Camberley -1 26 £550 -4.35% 2
Guildford -3 26 £500 - 10
Reigate +39 18 £588 +20.51% 8
Sunbury-on-Thames -14 16 £610 +27.22%
Staines -5 15 £450 -10.00% 7
Leatherhead +2 8 £370 -32.73% 8
Tadworth -6 7 £413 -21.43%
Weybridge +1 6 £400 -30.43%
Chertsey +1 3 £350 -17.65%
Farnham +3 1 £550 +46.67%
Woking -13 1 £250 -54.55%
Walton-on-Thames - 1 £350 - 12
Java
South East

For the 6 months to 20 August 2019, 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 Surrey region with a requirement for Java.

1 73 (39.04%) Spring
2 71 (37.97%) Agile Software Development
3 50 (26.74%) Finance
4 47 (25.13%) SQL
5 45 (24.06%) Python
6 39 (20.86%) Oracle
6 39 (20.86%) Linux
7 37 (19.79%) Scrum
7 37 (19.79%) DevOps
8 35 (18.72%) Amazon AWS
9 34 (18.18%) Relational Database
9 34 (18.18%) TDD
10 30 (16.04%) JavaScript
10 30 (16.04%) Hibernate
10 30 (16.04%) Jenkins
11 28 (14.97%) Git (software)
12 27 (14.44%) REST
12 27 (14.44%) Maven
12 27 (14.44%) Continuous Integration
12 27 (14.44%) Java 8
13 26 (13.90%) HTML
14 25 (13.37%) CSS
15 24 (12.83%) SQL Server
15 24 (12.83%) Data Protection
15 24 (12.83%) AngularJS
16 23 (12.30%) RESTful
17 21 (11.23%) Microsoft Azure
17 21 (11.23%) .NET
18 20 (10.70%) MVC
19 19 (10.16%) Software Engineering

Java
Co-occurring IT Skills in Surrey 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 8 (4.28%) Confluence
1 8 (4.28%) Tomcat
2 6 (3.21%) Apache
2 6 (3.21%) Apache Spark
2 6 (3.21%) Cloud Foundry
3 4 (2.14%) OpenStack
3 4 (2.14%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 3 (1.60%) Adobe Experience Manager
4 3 (1.60%) IIS
4 3 (1.60%) Mule
4 3 (1.60%) SAS
5 2 (1.07%) Anypoint
5 2 (1.07%) CMS
5 2 (1.07%) Elasticsearch
5 2 (1.07%) Mule ESB
5 2 (1.07%) SharePoint
6 1 (0.53%) Apache Pig
6 1 (0.53%) Camunda
6 1 (0.53%) JBoss
6 1 (0.53%) Mendix
Applications
1 2 (1.07%) Microsoft Excel
1 2 (1.07%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 2 (1.07%) Infor M3
1 2 (1.07%) SAP R/3
2 1 (0.53%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.53%) StreamServe
Cloud Services
1 35 (18.72%) Amazon AWS
2 21 (11.23%) Microsoft Azure
3 12 (6.42%) AWS Lambda
3 12 (6.42%) Serverless
4 9 (4.81%) GitHub
5 8 (4.28%) PaaS
6 4 (2.14%) Amazon CloudWatch
6 4 (2.14%) Heroku
7 3 (1.60%) AWS IoT
7 3 (1.60%) Google Cloud Platform
8 2 (1.07%) Amazon Alexa
8 2 (1.07%) Amazon EC2
8 2 (1.07%) Amazon EMR
8 2 (1.07%) OpenShift
8 2 (1.07%) Power Platform
8 2 (1.07%) PowerApps
9 1 (0.53%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
9 1 (0.53%) Azure Active Directory
9 1 (0.53%) Boomi
9 1 (0.53%) npm
Communications & Networking
1 5 (2.67%) Firewall
2 4 (2.14%) AMQP
2 4 (2.14%) Internet
3 3 (1.60%) DSL
4 2 (1.07%) DVB
4 2 (1.07%) ZigBee
5 1 (0.53%) DNS
5 1 (0.53%) IPsec
5 1 (0.53%) iSCSI
5 1 (0.53%) Network Security
5 1 (0.53%) SAN
5 1 (0.53%) TCP/IP
5 1 (0.53%) VLAN
5 1 (0.53%) VPN
5 1 (0.53%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 34 (18.18%) Relational Database
2 24 (12.83%) SQL Server
3 15 (8.02%) Big Data
4 14 (7.49%) Hadoop
5 9 (4.81%) RDBMS
6 8 (4.28%) Oracle Database
7 5 (2.67%) DB2
7 5 (2.67%) MySQL
8 4 (2.14%) Amazon DynamoDB
8 4 (2.14%) Cloudera CDH
8 4 (2.14%) NoSQL
9 3 (1.60%) Amazon Athena
9 3 (1.60%) Qlik Sense
10 2 (1.07%) HBase
10 2 (1.07%) MariaDB
10 2 (1.07%) PostgreSQL
10 2 (1.07%) Power BI
11 1 (0.53%) Apache Hive
11 1 (0.53%) MongoDB
11 1 (0.53%) Neo4j
Development Applications
1 30 (16.04%) Jenkins
2 28 (14.97%) Git (software)
3 27 (14.44%) Maven
4 14 (7.49%) Selenium
5 11 (5.88%) JIRA
6 9 (4.81%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 8 (4.28%) Karma Test Runner
7 8 (4.28%) Mockito
8 7 (3.74%) TeamCity
8 7 (3.74%) TestNG
9 6 (3.21%) Bitbucket
9 6 (3.21%) Cucumber
9 6 (3.21%) Subversion
9 6 (3.21%) Team Foundation Server
10 5 (2.67%) DbUnit
10 5 (2.67%) FindBugs
10 5 (2.67%) Grunt
10 5 (2.67%) JUnit
10 5 (2.67%) Log4j
10 5 (2.67%) Mercurial
General
1 50 (26.74%) Finance
2 7 (3.74%) Retail
3 5 (2.67%) Banking
3 5 (2.67%) Electronics
3 5 (2.67%) Financial Institution
4 4 (2.14%) Billing
5 1 (0.53%) Front Office
5 1 (0.53%) Games
5 1 (0.53%) Investment Banking
5 1 (0.53%) Manufacturing
5 1 (0.53%) Marketing
5 1 (0.53%) Public Sector
5 1 (0.53%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 114 (60.96%) Developer
2 63 (33.69%) Java Developer
3 14 (7.49%) Senior Developer
4 13 (6.95%) Angular Developer
4 13 (6.95%) Consultant
5 11 (5.88%) Analyst
5 11 (5.88%) OpenAM Developer
6 10 (5.35%) Senior Java Developer
7 9 (4.81%) DevOps Engineer
7 9 (4.81%) ForgeRock Developer
7 9 (4.81%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
8 7 (3.74%) AWS DevOps
8 7 (3.74%) AWS Engineer
8 7 (3.74%) ForgeRock Consultant
8 7 (3.74%) Java Software Developer
8 7 (3.74%) OpenAM Consultant
8 7 (3.74%) Software Engineer
9 6 (3.21%) Business Analyst
9 6 (3.21%) Software Developer
9 6 (3.21%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 73 (39.04%) Spring
2 30 (16.04%) Hibernate
3 27 (14.44%) REST
4 26 (13.90%) HTML
5 25 (13.37%) CSS
6 24 (12.83%) AngularJS
7 23 (12.30%) RESTful
8 21 (11.23%) .NET
9 18 (9.63%) J2EE
10 14 (7.49%) Web Services
11 13 (6.95%) JSON
12 12 (6.42%) RabbitMQ
13 11 (5.88%) GWT
13 11 (5.88%) Node.js
13 11 (5.88%) SAML
14 10 (5.35%) HTML5
14 10 (5.35%) Spring Boot
14 10 (5.35%) XML
15 9 (4.81%) Twitter Bootstrap
16 7 (3.74%) Apache Camel
Miscellaneous
1 11 (5.88%) Greenfield Project
2 4 (2.14%) Data Protection Act
3 3 (1.60%) Algorithms
3 3 (1.60%) Smart Home
3 3 (1.60%) Smart Meter
4 2 (1.07%) Cloud Native
4 2 (1.07%) Digital TV
4 2 (1.07%) Embedded Systems
4 2 (1.07%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (1.07%) IPTV
4 2 (1.07%) Management Information System
4 2 (1.07%) Robotics
4 2 (1.07%) Self-Motivation
5 1 (0.53%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (0.53%) Client/Server
5 1 (0.53%) Data Structures
5 1 (0.53%) Digital Media
5 1 (0.53%) Linux Command Line
5 1 (0.53%) User Experience
5 1 (0.53%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 39 (20.86%) Linux
2 11 (5.88%) Unix
3 10 (5.35%) CentOS
4 9 (4.81%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 8 (4.28%) Windows
6 7 (3.74%) Debian
6 7 (3.74%) Mac OS
6 7 (3.74%) Ubuntu
7 2 (1.07%) Android
8 1 (0.53%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 71 (37.97%) Agile Software Development
2 37 (19.79%) DevOps
2 37 (19.79%) Scrum
3 34 (18.18%) TDD
4 27 (14.44%) Continuous Integration
5 24 (12.83%) Data Protection
6 20 (10.70%) MVC
7 19 (10.16%) Information Security
7 19 (10.16%) Software Engineering
8 18 (9.63%) Open Source
9 17 (9.09%) Test Automation
10 13 (6.95%) Front End Development
10 13 (6.95%) Identity Access Management
10 13 (6.95%) Microservices
11 12 (6.42%) Configuration Management
11 12 (6.42%) Problem-Solving
12 10 (5.35%) Migration
13 9 (4.81%) BDD
13 9 (4.81%) Data Modelling
14 8 (4.28%) OO
Programming Languages
1 47 (25.13%) SQL
2 45 (24.06%) Python
3 30 (16.04%) JavaScript
4 27 (14.44%) Java 8
5 18 (9.63%) C++
6 13 (6.95%) C#
7 8 (4.28%) Bash Shell
7 8 (4.28%) Groovy
7 8 (4.28%) Ruby
8 7 (3.74%) VB
9 5 (2.67%) PL/SQL
9 5 (2.67%) Scala
10 4 (2.14%) C
10 4 (2.14%) Go
10 4 (2.14%) Kotlin
10 4 (2.14%) PHP
11 3 (1.60%) ES6
11 3 (1.60%) Perl
11 3 (1.60%) R
12 2 (1.07%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 13 (6.95%) Degree
2 10 (5.35%) Security Cleared
3 9 (4.81%) SC Cleared
4 3 (1.60%) ISTQB
4 3 (1.60%) Sun Certification
5 2 (1.07%) AWS Certification
5 2 (1.07%) Computer Science Degree
5 2 (1.07%) Numerate Degree
6 1 (0.53%) BC Cleared
6 1 (0.53%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (2.14%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 4 (2.14%) NIST
1 4 (2.14%) PCI DSS
2 3 (1.60%) QA
3 1 (0.53%) PMO
System Software
1 16 (8.56%) Docker
2 11 (5.88%) OpenAM
3 5 (2.67%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (2.14%) HDFS
4 4 (2.14%) vCloud
5 2 (1.07%) Active Directory
6 1 (0.53%) Apache Flume
6 1 (0.53%) KVM
Systems Management
1 14 (7.49%) Ansible
2 13 (6.95%) Kubernetes
2 13 (6.95%) Single Sign-On
3 9 (4.81%) Puppet
4 6 (3.21%) Terraform
5 5 (2.67%) Opscode Chef
6 4 (2.14%) HP SiteScope
6 4 (2.14%) OpenView
7 3 (1.60%) Control-M
8 1 (0.53%) Consul
8 1 (0.53%) logstash
8 1 (0.53%) Oozie
8 1 (0.53%) Packer
8 1 (0.53%) Prometheus
Vendors
1 39 (20.86%) Oracle
2 14 (7.49%) SAP
3 11 (5.88%) ForgeRock
4 9 (4.81%) Microsoft
5 8 (4.28%) Cloudera
5 8 (4.28%) Splunk
6 7 (3.74%) MuleSoft
7 6 (3.21%) Atlassian
7 6 (3.21%) VMware
8 5 (2.67%) HP
9 4 (2.14%) Black Duck
9 4 (2.14%) New Relic
9 4 (2.14%) Salesforce.com
10 3 (1.60%) Adobe
10 3 (1.60%) Cognos
10 3 (1.60%) Google
10 3 (1.60%) Red Hat
11 2 (1.07%) Automation Anywhere
11 2 (1.07%) IBM
11 2 (1.07%) UiPath