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 3 months to 28 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.

Java
South East / Surrey
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 14 11 14
Rank change year-on-year -3 +3  
Contract jobs citing Java 112 153 127
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Surrey 9.48% 11.77% 8.76%
As % of the Programming Languages category 21.62% 28.76% 25.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 71 135 87
Median daily rate £488 £450 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.33% +28.57%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £321 £375 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £608 £558 £522
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +6.25% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 1 3
Median hourly rate £42.50 £37.50 £47.79
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +13.33% -21.53%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £29.30 £37.50 £45.56
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.50 £37.50 £49.91
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.00 £38.75 £38.25
% change year-on-year +5.80% +1.30%  

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 Surrey with a requirement for programming language skills.

Contract Programming Language Skills
Surrey
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 518 532 508
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Surrey 43.86% 40.92% 35.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 328 364 323
Median daily rate £425 £425 £355
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +19.71%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £330 £325 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +3.33% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 38 15
Median hourly rate £42.50 £37.50 £45.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +13.33% -16.66%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £28.30 £25.50 £34.10
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £60.62 £51.68
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.50 £40.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year +3.75% +11.11%  

Java
Job Vacancy Trend in Surrey

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Surrey 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 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 3 months to 28 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Java in Surrey

Java
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Surrey

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Java in Surrey

Java
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in Surrey

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing Java in Surrey over the 3 months to 28 March 2017.

Contractor hourly rate histogram 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 3 months to 28 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Guildford +11 20 £489 +22.18% 25
Staines +10 16 £320 -
Camberley +13 12 £550 +4.76% 1
Redhill +2 11 £538 +29.51% 3
Egham +4 7 £425 -
Woking +2 7 £488 +14.70% 3
Leatherhead -4 7 £450 -10.00% 8
Caterham - 2 £651 -
Reigate -12 1 £400 -5.88% 1
Sunbury-on-Thames - 1 £325 -
Farnham - 1 £275 -
Java
South East

Java
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 28 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 Surrey region with a requirement for Java.

1 94 (48.45%) Agile Software Development
2 87 (44.85%) Linux
3 57 (29.38%) SQL
4 56 (28.87%) JavaScript
5 53 (27.32%) Python
6 51 (26.29%) Oracle
7 50 (25.77%) REST
8 43 (22.16%) Unix
9 40 (20.62%) Spring
10 38 (19.59%) HTML
11 37 (19.07%) Jenkins
12 34 (17.53%) Open Source
12 34 (17.53%) Windows
13 33 (17.01%) Apache
14 31 (15.98%) Finance
15 28 (14.43%) Ruby
16 27 (13.92%) JSON
16 27 (13.92%) Git (software)
17 26 (13.40%) Maven
18 24 (12.37%) TDD
18 24 (12.37%) Web Services
18 24 (12.37%) MySQL
18 24 (12.37%) Security Cleared
18 24 (12.37%) NoSQL
18 24 (12.37%) SDLC
19 23 (11.86%) Docker
19 23 (11.86%) User Experience
19 23 (11.86%) Tomcat
19 23 (11.86%) Configuration Management
19 23 (11.86%) Scrum

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 33 (17.01%) Apache
2 23 (11.86%) Tomcat
3 17 (8.76%) WebLogic
4 11 (5.67%) nginx
5 10 (5.15%) Adobe Experience Manager
6 9 (4.64%) Apache Spark
7 6 (3.09%) JBoss
7 6 (3.09%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 5 (2.58%) WebSphere
9 4 (2.06%) Elasticsearch
9 4 (2.06%) IBM Notes
9 4 (2.06%) Mule
10 3 (1.55%) OpenStack
11 2 (1.03%) FileNet
12 1 (0.52%) Apache Pig
12 1 (0.52%) Cloud Foundry
12 1 (0.52%) IBM Domino
12 1 (0.52%) MS Exchange
12 1 (0.52%) Mule ESB
12 1 (0.52%) QuickPlace
Applications
1 6 (3.09%) MS Office
2 3 (1.55%) MS Excel
3 2 (1.03%) Spreadsheet
4 1 (0.52%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 7 (3.61%) BusinessWorks
2 4 (2.06%) Oracle Applications
3 2 (1.03%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (0.52%) Postilion
4 1 (0.52%) Teamcenter
Cloud Services
1 10 (5.15%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (3.09%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (2.06%) Cloud Computing
4 2 (1.03%) SaaS
5 1 (0.52%) GitHub
5 1 (0.52%) Heroku
5 1 (0.52%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (4.64%) HTTP
1 9 (4.64%) HTTPS
2 5 (2.58%) Internet
2 5 (2.58%) TCP/IP
3 4 (2.06%) Wireless
4 2 (1.03%) 2G
4 2 (1.03%) 3G
4 2 (1.03%) LAN
4 2 (1.03%) LTE
4 2 (1.03%) Telnet
4 2 (1.03%) WAN
5 1 (0.52%) 4G
5 1 (0.52%) DNS
5 1 (0.52%) GPRS
5 1 (0.52%) GSM
5 1 (0.52%) Kerberos
5 1 (0.52%) LDAP
5 1 (0.52%) Radio Access Network
5 1 (0.52%) UMTS
5 1 (0.52%) VoLTE
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (12.37%) MySQL
1 24 (12.37%) NoSQL
2 17 (8.76%) MongoDB
3 15 (7.73%) Big Data
3 15 (7.73%) SQL Server
4 10 (5.15%) Hadoop
5 8 (4.12%) Relational Database
6 5 (2.58%) HBase
7 4 (2.06%) Apache Cassandra
8 3 (1.55%) Oracle Database
8 3 (1.55%) Oracle Reports
9 2 (1.03%) Adabas
9 2 (1.03%) Apache Hive
9 2 (1.03%) Oracle Exadata
9 2 (1.03%) QlikView
10 1 (0.52%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
10 1 (0.52%) BusinessObjects XI
10 1 (0.52%) Redis
10 1 (0.52%) SQL Server 2008
10 1 (0.52%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 37 (19.07%) Jenkins
2 27 (13.92%) Git (software)
3 26 (13.40%) Maven
4 15 (7.73%) Eclipse
4 15 (7.73%) ProC
4 15 (7.73%) Selenium
5 11 (5.67%) JUnit
5 11 (5.67%) Subversion
6 10 (5.15%) HP UFT
6 10 (5.15%) JIRA
6 10 (5.15%) SoapUI
7 6 (3.09%) ANTLR
7 6 (3.09%) Sonatype Nexus
8 5 (2.58%) Bitbucket
8 5 (2.58%) Visual Studio
9 4 (2.06%) Gerrit
9 4 (2.06%) NeoLoad
9 4 (2.06%) Team Foundation Server
10 3 (1.55%) Cucumber
11 2 (1.03%) Rational DOORS
General
1 31 (15.98%) Finance
2 11 (5.67%) Telecoms
3 10 (5.15%) Banking
4 6 (3.09%) Investment Banking
4 6 (3.09%) Law
5 4 (2.06%) Financial Institution
6 3 (1.55%) Electronics
6 3 (1.55%) Games
6 3 (1.55%) Korean Language
6 3 (1.55%) Retail
7 2 (1.03%) Advertising
8 1 (0.52%) Military
Job Titles
1 103 (53.09%) Developer
2 57 (29.38%) Java Developer
3 27 (13.92%) JavaScript Developer
4 22 (11.34%) Analyst
5 19 (9.79%) Architect
6 17 (8.76%) Node.js Developer
7 15 (7.73%) Oracle Architect
8 14 (7.22%) Test Analyst
9 13 (6.70%) Unix Architect
10 11 (5.67%) Senior Developer
11 10 (5.15%) Senior Java Developer
12 8 (4.12%) Linux Developer
13 7 (3.61%) Oracle Technical Architect
13 7 (3.61%) Technical Architect
14 6 (3.09%) Lead Developer
14 6 (3.09%) Python Developer
14 6 (3.09%) Senior Analyst
14 6 (3.09%) Senior Test Analyst
14 6 (3.09%) Technical Design Architect
14 6 (3.09%) Technical Design Authority
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 50 (25.77%) REST
2 40 (20.62%) Spring
3 38 (19.59%) HTML
4 27 (13.92%) JSON
5 24 (12.37%) Web Services
6 20 (10.31%) JMS
7 18 (9.28%) CSS
7 18 (9.28%) XML
8 17 (8.76%) Express
8 17 (8.76%) Node.js
9 16 (8.25%) SOAP
10 10 (5.15%) Middleware
11 9 (4.64%) Hibernate
11 9 (4.64%) J2EE
11 9 (4.64%) Ruby on Rails
12 8 (4.12%) Spring Boot
13 7 (3.61%) .NET
13 7 (3.61%) HTML5
13 7 (3.61%) JAXB
14 6 (3.09%) ActiveMQ
Miscellaneous
1 23 (11.86%) User Experience
2 6 (3.09%) Algorithms
3 4 (2.06%) Data Structures
4 3 (1.55%) Computer Science
5 2 (1.03%) 3D Graphics
5 2 (1.03%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (1.03%) Clustering
5 2 (1.03%) Data Centre
5 2 (1.03%) Grid Computing
5 2 (1.03%) Linux Command Line
5 2 (1.03%) Management Information System
5 2 (1.03%) Mobile App
6 1 (0.52%) Handset
6 1 (0.52%) iPad
6 1 (0.52%) iSeries
6 1 (0.52%) PKI
6 1 (0.52%) Reference Data
6 1 (0.52%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 87 (44.85%) Linux
2 43 (22.16%) Unix
3 34 (17.53%) Windows
4 15 (7.73%) AIX
5 4 (2.06%) Android
5 4 (2.06%) Windows 7
6 3 (1.55%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 3 (1.55%) Windows XP
7 2 (1.03%) Windows Server 2008
8 1 (0.52%) Apple iOS
8 1 (0.52%) CentOS
8 1 (0.52%) Windows Server
8 1 (0.52%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 94 (48.45%) Agile Software Development
2 34 (17.53%) Open Source
3 24 (12.37%) SDLC
3 24 (12.37%) TDD
4 23 (11.86%) Configuration Management
4 23 (11.86%) Scrum
5 22 (11.34%) Waterfall
6 21 (10.82%) MVC
7 19 (9.79%) Continuous Delivery
8 18 (9.28%) Defect Management
8 18 (9.28%) OO
8 18 (9.28%) Performance Tuning
9 17 (8.76%) OOD
9 17 (8.76%) Pair Programming
9 17 (8.76%) Web Development
10 16 (8.25%) Test Automation
11 14 (7.22%) BDD
12 13 (6.70%) Continuous Integration
12 13 (6.70%) Software Engineering
12 13 (6.70%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 57 (29.38%) SQL
2 56 (28.87%) JavaScript
3 53 (27.32%) Python
4 28 (14.43%) Ruby
5 21 (10.82%) C
6 17 (8.76%) Perl
6 17 (8.76%) PHP
7 13 (6.70%) C#
7 13 (6.70%) Groovy
8 9 (4.64%) PL/SQL
9 8 (4.12%) C++
10 6 (3.09%) Bash Shell
11 4 (2.06%) PowerShell
12 2 (1.03%) Apple Swift
12 2 (1.03%) Bourne shell
12 2 (1.03%) MATLAB
12 2 (1.03%) NATURAL
12 2 (1.03%) Objective-C
12 2 (1.03%) R
12 2 (1.03%) Scala
Qualifications
1 24 (12.37%) Security Cleared
2 22 (11.34%) SC Cleared
3 12 (6.19%) ISTQB
4 11 (5.67%) Degree
5 10 (5.15%) ISEB
6 6 (3.09%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
7 2 (1.03%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 1 (0.52%) CCNA
8 1 (0.52%) Cisco Certification
8 1 (0.52%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (4.64%) QA
2 5 (2.58%) PA-DSS
2 5 (2.58%) PCI DSS
3 3 (1.55%) SLA
4 2 (1.03%) SDET
5 1 (0.52%) Data Quality
5 1 (0.52%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 23 (11.86%) Docker
2 12 (6.19%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (2.06%) Apache ZooKeeper
4 2 (1.03%) Active Directory
4 2 (1.03%) Oracle RAC
4 2 (1.03%) Virtual Machines
5 1 (0.52%) Apache Flume
5 1 (0.52%) HDFS
5 1 (0.52%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 4 (2.06%) Hadoop YARN
2 3 (1.55%) Oozie
3 2 (1.03%) Ansible
3 2 (1.03%) Kubernetes
3 2 (1.03%) logstash
3 2 (1.03%) Puppet
4 1 (0.52%) Ambari
4 1 (0.52%) Cobbler
4 1 (0.52%) Data Guard
4 1 (0.52%) HAProxy
4 1 (0.52%) HP Quality Center
4 1 (0.52%) MIMEsweeper
4 1 (0.52%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 51 (26.29%) Oracle
2 17 (8.76%) VMware
3 15 (7.73%) HP
4 11 (5.67%) Microsoft
5 7 (3.61%) Red Hat
5 7 (3.61%) TIBCO
6 6 (3.09%) Adobe
7 4 (2.06%) Lotus
7 4 (2.06%) Nimble Storage
8 3 (1.55%) Cisco
8 3 (1.55%) Guidewire
9 2 (1.03%) Hortonworks
9 2 (1.03%) Jaspersoft
9 2 (1.03%) Splunk
9 2 (1.03%) Teradata
10 1 (0.52%) CA
10 1 (0.52%) Ericsson
10 1 (0.52%) Google
10 1 (0.52%) Huawei
10 1 (0.52%) Nortel
Surrey
Vantage Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: From £275 to £350 per day
Posted: 17 hours ago
Camberley, Surrey
Initi8 Recruitment
Rate: £450 - £475 Per Day
Posted: 3 days ago
Guildford, Surrey
Total Recruitment Specialists Limited / TRG / Total recruitment group
Rate: £35000 - £45000 Per Annum (3 year contract)
Posted: Yesterday
Woking, Surrey
Austin Fraser
Rate: £475 - £525 per day + Remote Working
Posted: 5 days ago
Redhill, Surrey
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Rate: £320 - £400 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Sutton, Surrey
Reed Business Information Ltd
Rate: Comptetive Day Rate - 3 month contract with likely extensions
Posted: 12 days ago
Surrey
TRG
Rate: 35000-45000 Per Annum (3 year contract)
Posted: 14 days ago