Period
to 23 September 2018

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 23 September 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
South East > Surrey
6 months to
23 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 6 9 11
Rank change year-on-year +3 +2 +1
Contract jobs citing Java 427 295 240
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Surrey 13.11% 11.26% 9.85%
As % of the Programming Languages category 31.28% 29.44% 23.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 320 229 179
Surrey median daily rate £500 £475 £463
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.26% +2.70% +10.12%
10th Percentile £400 £358 £313
90th Percentile £588 £575 £575
South East median daily rate £475 £463 £450
% change year-on-year +2.70% +2.78% +12.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 6 6
Surrey median hourly rate £16.00 £45.00 £42.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -64.44% +5.88% +6.25%
10th Percentile £14.80 £42.50 £10.38
90th Percentile £40.48 £47.50 £47.50
South East median hourly rate £45.00 £45.00 £15.00
% change year-on-year - +200.00% -62.50%

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 1,365 1,002 1,019
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Surrey 41.91% 38.26% 41.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 965 718 705
Surrey median daily rate £475 £425 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +11.76% - +9.68%
10th Percentile £338 £313 £313
90th Percentile £588 £550 £550
South East median daily rate £425 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 41 27 54
Surrey median hourly rate £45.00 £45.00 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +12.50% -5.88%
10th Percentile £21.25 £25.00 £20.83
90th Percentile £51.25 £50.10 £46.18
South East median hourly rate £44.75 £45.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year -0.56% +12.50% +6.67%

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 23 September 2018.

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
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in Surrey

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing Java in Surrey over the 6 months to 23 September 2018.

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 6 months to 23 September 2018. 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
Guildford +3 88 £500 +5.26% 41
Staines +4 53 £500 +5.26% 6
Camberley +3 39 £575 +10.58% 7
Weybridge - 28 £575 - 1
Redhill +13 20 £400 -20.00% 2
Sunbury-on-Thames -7 17 £484 +13.88%
Leatherhead -7 13 £550 +22.22% 10
Reigate -29 11 £500 -2.44% 8
Woking +6 8 £550 +47.65% 22
Epsom 0 8 £350 -24.32% 3
Chertsey +2 3 £425 +70.00% 2
Farnham - 3 £375 - 2
Egham - 3 £425 - 2
Tadworth +3 2 £525 -
Dorking -3 1 £563 +12.50%
Caterham - 1 - -
Windlesham - 1 - -
Java
South East

For the 6 months to 23 September 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 Surrey region with a requirement for Java.

1 222 (51.99%) Agile Software Development
2 182 (42.62%) Spring
3 151 (35.36%) TDD
4 123 (28.81%) Linux
5 111 (26.00%) JavaScript
6 99 (23.19%) Jenkins
7 96 (22.48%) RESTful
8 93 (21.78%) Microservices
8 93 (21.78%) Spring Boot
9 88 (20.61%) Finance
10 86 (20.14%) BDD
11 80 (18.74%) Kafka
12 78 (18.27%) Java 8
13 77 (18.03%) Test Automation
14 72 (16.86%) Continuous Integration
15 70 (16.39%) REST
16 69 (16.16%) Scrum
16 69 (16.16%) Python
17 68 (15.93%) Git (software)
18 67 (15.69%) Amazon AWS
18 67 (15.69%) Apache
19 66 (15.46%) Big Data
20 65 (15.22%) Hadoop
20 65 (15.22%) Maven
21 64 (14.99%) JSON
22 63 (14.75%) Unix
23 62 (14.52%) Hibernate
24 61 (14.29%) Security Cleared
25 60 (14.05%) Oracle
25 60 (14.05%) Docker

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 67 (15.69%) Apache
2 51 (11.94%) Apache Spark
3 41 (9.60%) Elasticsearch
4 29 (6.79%) Tomcat
5 19 (4.45%) Cloud Foundry
6 17 (3.98%) GemFire
7 16 (3.75%) JBoss
8 12 (2.81%) IIS
9 11 (2.58%) SAS
9 11 (2.58%) WebLogic
10 10 (2.34%) Confluence
11 9 (2.11%) Drupal
12 8 (1.87%) CMS
12 8 (1.87%) WildFly
13 6 (1.41%) CICS
14 5 (1.17%) Apache Solr
14 5 (1.17%) BizTalk Server
15 4 (0.94%) FileNet
16 2 (0.47%) Oracle SOA Suite
16 2 (0.47%) WebSphere
Applications
1 4 (0.94%) SPSS
2 3 (0.70%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (0.23%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 2 (0.47%) SAP GTS
2 1 (0.23%) SAP R/3
Cloud Services
1 67 (15.69%) Amazon AWS
2 39 (9.13%) Microsoft Azure
3 12 (2.81%) PaaS
4 11 (2.58%) GitHub
5 6 (1.41%) OpenShift
5 6 (1.41%) Serverless
6 5 (1.17%) AWS CloudFormation
7 4 (0.94%) Amazon Kinesis
8 3 (0.70%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
8 3 (0.70%) BrowserStack
8 3 (0.70%) Google Cloud Platform
8 3 (0.70%) SaaS
9 2 (0.47%) Azure Functions
9 2 (0.47%) Cloud Computing
9 2 (0.47%) Force.com
9 2 (0.47%) npm
10 1 (0.23%) Amazon S3
10 1 (0.23%) AWS Lambda
10 1 (0.23%) IaaS
10 1 (0.23%) Tricentis Tosca
Communications & Networking
1 13 (3.04%) HTTP
2 6 (1.41%) SSH
3 5 (1.17%) TCP/IP
4 3 (0.70%) DVB
4 3 (0.70%) Firewall
4 3 (0.70%) FTP
4 3 (0.70%) SNMP
5 2 (0.47%) Intranet
5 2 (0.47%) Kerberos
5 2 (0.47%) LAN
5 2 (0.47%) Network Security
5 2 (0.47%) WAN
6 1 (0.23%) ATM
6 1 (0.23%) Cisco ICM
6 1 (0.23%) DSL
6 1 (0.23%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 66 (15.46%) Big Data
2 65 (15.22%) Hadoop
3 36 (8.43%) NoSQL
4 27 (6.32%) PostgreSQL
5 26 (6.09%) SQL Server
6 23 (5.39%) HBase
6 23 (5.39%) Relational Database
7 16 (3.75%) Oracle Database
8 15 (3.51%) MySQL
9 11 (2.58%) Oracle Database 11g
10 10 (2.34%) MongoDB
10 10 (2.34%) Oracle Database 12c
10 10 (2.34%) Oracle Exadata
11 9 (2.11%) Neo4j
12 7 (1.64%) Apache Hive
13 5 (1.17%) Redis
14 4 (0.94%) Azure SQL Database
14 4 (0.94%) Data Warehouse
14 4 (0.94%) DataStage
14 4 (0.94%) SAS EBI
Development Applications
1 99 (23.19%) Jenkins
2 68 (15.93%) Git (software)
3 65 (15.22%) Maven
4 31 (7.26%) JUnit
5 30 (7.03%) JIRA
6 25 (5.85%) Selenium
7 23 (5.39%) SoapUI
8 21 (4.92%) Cucumber
9 17 (3.98%) JMeter
10 15 (3.51%) Subversion
11 10 (2.34%) Eclipse
12 8 (1.87%) Atlassian Bamboo
12 8 (1.87%) TeamCity
12 8 (1.87%) WebDriver
13 7 (1.64%) HP UFT
13 7 (1.64%) Hudson
14 6 (1.41%) IntelliJ
14 6 (1.41%) LoadRunner
14 6 (1.41%) Vagrant
14 6 (1.41%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 88 (20.61%) Finance
2 17 (3.98%) Banking
3 10 (2.34%) Legal
4 6 (1.41%) Telecoms
5 5 (1.17%) Law
5 5 (1.17%) Retail
6 4 (0.94%) Advertising
6 4 (0.94%) Pharmaceutical
7 3 (0.70%) Publishing
8 2 (0.47%) Games
8 2 (0.47%) Marketing
9 1 (0.23%) Front Office
9 1 (0.23%) Investment Banking
9 1 (0.23%) Manufacturing
9 1 (0.23%) Prime Brokerage
Job Titles
1 258 (60.42%) Developer
2 199 (46.60%) Java Developer
3 39 (9.13%) Lead Developer
4 35 (8.20%) Lead Java Developer
5 32 (7.49%) Analyst
5 32 (7.49%) Software Engineer
6 27 (6.32%) Java Engineer
7 26 (6.09%) Architect
8 22 (5.15%) Senior Developer
9 21 (4.92%) Big Data Developer
10 19 (4.45%) Senior Java Developer
11 12 (2.81%) DevOps Engineer
11 12 (2.81%) Hadoop Developer
12 11 (2.58%) Apache Spark Developer
12 11 (2.58%) Java Hadoop Developer
12 11 (2.58%) Java Software Engineer
13 10 (2.34%) Angular Developer
13 10 (2.34%) Software Developer
13 10 (2.34%) Solutions Architect
13 10 (2.34%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 182 (42.62%) Spring
2 96 (22.48%) RESTful
3 93 (21.78%) Spring Boot
4 80 (18.74%) Kafka
5 70 (16.39%) REST
6 64 (14.99%) JSON
7 62 (14.52%) Hibernate
8 59 (13.82%) J2EE
9 56 (13.11%) AngularJS
10 53 (12.41%) Web Services
11 51 (11.94%) RabbitMQ
12 50 (11.71%) Middleware
13 47 (11.01%) Apache Camel
14 41 (9.60%) HTML
15 38 (8.90%) jQuery
16 32 (7.49%) React
17 30 (7.03%) XML
18 29 (6.79%) CSS
18 29 (6.79%) Node.js
18 29 (6.79%) OAuth
Miscellaneous
1 50 (11.71%) Greenfield Project
2 32 (7.49%) Analytical Skills
3 19 (4.45%) Computer Science
4 18 (4.22%) Algorithms
5 12 (2.81%) Mobile App
6 11 (2.58%) Data Structures
6 11 (2.58%) Linux Command Line
6 11 (2.58%) User Experience
7 8 (1.87%) Client/Server
7 8 (1.87%) Fintech
7 8 (1.87%) PKI
7 8 (1.87%) Virtual Team
8 6 (1.41%) Blog
8 6 (1.41%) Enterprise Software
8 6 (1.41%) Self-Motivation
9 5 (1.17%) Public Cloud
10 4 (0.94%) Smart Meter
10 4 (0.94%) Tandem
11 3 (0.70%) MPEG
11 3 (0.70%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 123 (28.81%) Linux
2 63 (14.75%) Unix
3 36 (8.43%) Windows
4 21 (4.92%) Android
5 14 (3.28%) Apple iOS
5 14 (3.28%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 10 (2.34%) SUSE
7 8 (1.87%) Windows Server
7 8 (1.87%) Windows Server 2012
8 6 (1.41%) Windows Server 2008
9 5 (1.17%) CoreOS
9 5 (1.17%) Ubuntu
10 3 (0.70%) Oracle Linux
11 2 (0.47%) Debian
11 2 (0.47%) Mac OS
12 1 (0.23%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 222 (51.99%) Agile Software Development
2 151 (35.36%) TDD
3 93 (21.78%) Microservices
4 86 (20.14%) BDD
5 77 (18.03%) Test Automation
6 72 (16.86%) Continuous Integration
7 69 (16.16%) Scrum
8 58 (13.58%) DevOps
9 54 (12.65%) OO
9 54 (12.65%) Open Source
10 46 (10.77%) Software Engineering
11 43 (10.07%) Kanban
12 40 (9.37%) Project Management
13 33 (7.73%) Unit Testing
14 27 (6.32%) System Testing
15 24 (5.62%) Continuous Improvement
16 21 (4.92%) Digital Transformation Programme
16 21 (4.92%) SDLC
17 19 (4.45%) Continuous Delivery
17 19 (4.45%) Problem-Solving
Programming Languages
1 111 (26.00%) JavaScript
2 78 (18.27%) Java 8
3 69 (16.16%) Python
4 56 (13.11%) SQL
5 35 (8.20%) C++
6 25 (5.85%) Scala
7 22 (5.15%) Ruby
8 21 (4.92%) Bash Shell
8 21 (4.92%) PowerShell
9 20 (4.68%) C#
10 18 (4.22%) C
11 16 (3.75%) Perl
12 13 (3.04%) Objective-C
13 9 (2.11%) Cypher
13 9 (2.11%) PHP
14 6 (1.41%) Shell Script
15 5 (1.17%) Apple Swift
15 5 (1.17%) Groovy
15 5 (1.17%) Kotlin
15 5 (1.17%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 61 (14.29%) Security Cleared
2 46 (10.77%) SC Cleared
3 33 (7.73%) Degree
4 16 (3.75%) ITIL Certification
5 12 (2.81%) BPSS Clearance
6 11 (2.58%) Computer Science Degree
7 10 (2.34%) BC Cleared
8 6 (1.41%) HND
9 5 (1.17%) ISEB
9 5 (1.17%) ISTQB
10 4 (0.94%) Master's Degree
11 3 (0.70%) DV Cleared
11 3 (0.70%) Numerate Degree
11 3 (0.70%) Sun Certification
12 2 (0.47%) PMI Certification
12 2 (0.47%) PMP
13 1 (0.23%) HNC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (3.04%) QA
2 4 (0.94%) GDPR
3 2 (0.47%) Data Quality
3 2 (0.47%) ECSS
4 1 (0.23%) HIPAA
4 1 (0.23%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
4 1 (0.23%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 60 (14.05%) Docker
2 43 (10.07%) Apache ZooKeeper
3 23 (5.39%) HDFS
4 13 (3.04%) Oracle RAC
5 11 (2.58%) VMware Infrastructure
6 8 (1.87%) VMware ESXi
7 6 (1.41%) Active Directory
8 4 (0.94%) Virtual Machines
9 3 (0.70%) vSphere
10 2 (0.47%) ACF2
10 2 (0.47%) RACF
10 2 (0.47%) Veritas Cluster Server
Systems Management
1 37 (8.67%) Hadoop YARN
2 20 (4.68%) Ansible
3 14 (3.28%) Nagios
3 14 (3.28%) Opscode Chef
4 11 (2.58%) Puppet
5 8 (1.87%) Mesos
6 6 (1.41%) Kubernetes
6 6 (1.41%) NetBackup
7 5 (1.17%) Terraform
8 4 (0.94%) Salt
8 4 (0.94%) SCOM
9 3 (0.70%) Data Guard
9 3 (0.70%) HP ALM
9 3 (0.70%) HP Quality Center
9 3 (0.70%) vCenter Server
10 2 (0.47%) Grafana
10 2 (0.47%) Graphite
10 2 (0.47%) Kibana
10 2 (0.47%) logstash
10 2 (0.47%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 60 (14.05%) Oracle
2 16 (3.75%) Red Hat
2 16 (3.75%) VMware
3 15 (3.51%) Microsoft
4 11 (2.58%) SAP
5 10 (2.34%) CA
6 9 (2.11%) Splunk
7 8 (1.87%) Veritas
8 7 (1.64%) Cloudera
8 7 (1.64%) HP
8 7 (1.64%) IBM
9 6 (1.41%) Citrix
9 6 (1.41%) McAfee
9 6 (1.41%) Symantec
10 5 (1.17%) Cisco
11 4 (0.94%) ForgeRock
11 4 (0.94%) MicroStrategy
12 3 (0.70%) Axway
12 3 (0.70%) Google
12 3 (0.70%) Salesforce.com