Period
to 19 November 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 19 November 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
19 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 7 5 15
Rank change year-on-year -2 +10 -6
Contract jobs citing Java 384 367 197
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Surrey 11.90% 13.42% 8.48%
As % of the Programming Languages category 27.55% 35.15% 21.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 273 292 131
Surrey median daily rate £500 £488 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.56% +8.33% +5.88%
10th Percentile £390 £396 £285
90th Percentile £600 £599 £575
South East median daily rate £475 £475 £450
% change year-on-year - +5.56% +9.09%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 12 5
Surrey median hourly rate £16.00 £45.00 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -64.44% +12.50% -
10th Percentile £14.80 £42.50 £10.20
90th Percentile £40.48 £49.88 £48.00
South East median hourly rate £45.00 £45.00 £18.75
% change year-on-year - +140.00% -53.13%

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 1,394 1,044 900
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Surrey 43.20% 38.17% 38.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,005 756 615
Surrey median daily rate £475 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% +6.25%
10th Percentile £325 £327 £306
90th Percentile £588 £575 £550
South East median daily rate £425 £413 £400
% change year-on-year +3.03% +3.13% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 38 29 37
Surrey median hourly rate £49.50 £45.00 £41.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +10.00% +9.76% -3.53%
10th Percentile £19.53 £25.00 £20.90
90th Percentile £51.45 £50.05 £46.00
South East median hourly rate £45.00 £45.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year - +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 19 November 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 19 November 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 19 November 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 +5 83 £500 +2.56% 29
Staines -1 51 £500 +5.26% 5
Camberley 0 27 £563 +2.27% 4
Sunbury-on-Thames -1 27 £484 +12.56% 3
Reigate -20 19 £475 -13.64% 9
Weybridge - 16 £575 - 1
Redhill +4 15 £400 -21.95% 5
Woking +13 11 £475 +31.03% 13
Epsom +1 6 - - 3
Leatherhead -18 6 £560 +24.44% 11
Chertsey -2 4 £394 +57.50% 2
Tadworth +1 1 - -
Dorking -1 1 £563 +12.50%
Egham - 1 £425 -
Java
South East

For the 6 months to 19 November 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.

1 194 (50.52%) Agile Software Development
2 167 (43.49%) Spring
3 123 (32.03%) TDD
4 96 (25.00%) Linux
5 90 (23.44%) Spring Boot
6 87 (22.66%) BDD
7 79 (20.57%) Microservices
8 74 (19.27%) Jenkins
9 73 (19.01%) REST
10 72 (18.75%) JavaScript
11 69 (17.97%) RESTful
12 68 (17.71%) Java 8
13 66 (17.19%) Finance
14 65 (16.93%) Maven
14 65 (16.93%) Test Automation
14 65 (16.93%) Kafka
14 65 (16.93%) DevOps
15 64 (16.67%) SQL
16 62 (16.15%) Scrum
16 62 (16.15%) Continuous Integration
17 61 (15.89%) Docker
17 61 (15.89%) Big Data
18 58 (15.10%) Hadoop
19 57 (14.84%) Git (software)
19 57 (14.84%) J2EE
20 56 (14.58%) Microsoft Azure
21 54 (14.06%) Python
22 50 (13.02%) Unix
23 49 (12.76%) Web Services
23 49 (12.76%) Amazon AWS

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 45 (11.72%) Apache Spark
2 44 (11.46%) Apache
3 27 (7.03%) Elasticsearch
4 17 (4.43%) Tomcat
5 15 (3.91%) Confluence
6 12 (3.13%) IIS
6 12 (3.13%) SAS
7 9 (2.34%) Cloud Foundry
7 9 (2.34%) JBoss
8 8 (2.08%) WildFly
9 7 (1.82%) GemFire
9 7 (1.82%) WebLogic
10 6 (1.56%) BizTalk Server
10 6 (1.56%) Drupal
10 6 (1.56%) FileNet
11 4 (1.04%) CICS
12 3 (0.78%) Apache Pig
12 3 (0.78%) Apache Solr
13 2 (0.52%) Anypoint
13 2 (0.52%) Mule ESB
Applications
1 5 (1.30%) Microsoft Excel
1 5 (1.30%) SPSS
2 1 (0.26%) MS Visio
2 1 (0.26%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 2 (0.52%) SAP GTS
2 1 (0.26%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
2 1 (0.26%) SAP Hybris
2 1 (0.26%) SAP R/3
Cloud Services
1 56 (14.58%) Microsoft Azure
2 49 (12.76%) Amazon AWS
3 9 (2.34%) Google Cloud Platform
4 7 (1.82%) BrowserStack
4 7 (1.82%) GitHub
5 6 (1.56%) Serverless
6 5 (1.30%) AWS CloudFormation
6 5 (1.30%) Azure Active Directory
7 4 (1.04%) Amazon Kinesis
7 4 (1.04%) IaaS
7 4 (1.04%) OpenShift
8 3 (0.78%) PaaS
9 2 (0.52%) Azure Data Factory
9 2 (0.52%) Azure Functions
9 2 (0.52%) SaaS
10 1 (0.26%) AWS Lambda
10 1 (0.26%) BIME
10 1 (0.26%) npm
10 1 (0.26%) Slack
10 1 (0.26%) Tricentis Tosca
Communications & Networking
1 7 (1.82%) HTTP
2 6 (1.56%) SSH
3 3 (0.78%) Kerberos
3 3 (0.78%) Network Security
3 3 (0.78%) Wireless
4 2 (0.52%) Internet
4 2 (0.52%) Intranet
4 2 (0.52%) LAN
4 2 (0.52%) WAN
5 1 (0.26%) DSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 61 (15.89%) Big Data
2 58 (15.10%) Hadoop
3 43 (11.20%) NoSQL
4 23 (5.99%) SQL Server
5 21 (5.47%) PostgreSQL
6 19 (4.95%) Oracle Database
7 15 (3.91%) Relational Database
8 14 (3.65%) HBase
8 14 (3.65%) MongoDB
9 13 (3.39%) MySQL
10 12 (3.13%) Oracle Database 11g
11 11 (2.86%) Oracle Database 12c
12 10 (2.60%) Oracle Exadata
13 9 (2.34%) Neo4j
14 6 (1.56%) Apache Cassandra
14 6 (1.56%) Data Warehouse
15 5 (1.30%) Redis
15 5 (1.30%) SAS EBI
16 4 (1.04%) Azure SQL Database
16 4 (1.04%) Cosmos DB
Development Applications
1 74 (19.27%) Jenkins
2 65 (16.93%) Maven
3 57 (14.84%) Git (software)
4 35 (9.11%) JUnit
5 34 (8.85%) Selenium
6 29 (7.55%) Cucumber
7 28 (7.29%) SoapUI
8 25 (6.51%) JIRA
9 22 (5.73%) JMeter
10 19 (4.95%) Visual Studio Team System
11 18 (4.69%) WebDriver
12 10 (2.60%) Gradle
13 9 (2.34%) Protractor
13 9 (2.34%) SonarQube
14 8 (2.08%) Jasmine
14 8 (2.08%) Visual Studio
15 7 (1.82%) GitLab
15 7 (1.82%) Mockito
16 6 (1.56%) gulp
16 6 (1.56%) Subversion
General
1 66 (17.19%) Finance
2 16 (4.17%) Banking
3 9 (2.34%) Legal
4 5 (1.30%) Advertising
5 3 (0.78%) Games
5 3 (0.78%) Publishing
5 3 (0.78%) Retail
6 2 (0.52%) Law
6 2 (0.52%) Telecoms
7 1 (0.26%) General Ledger
7 1 (0.26%) Investment Banking
7 1 (0.26%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 226 (58.85%) Developer
2 172 (44.79%) Java Developer
3 33 (8.59%) Analyst
4 25 (6.51%) Software Engineer
5 24 (6.25%) Senior Developer
6 20 (5.21%) Architect
6 20 (5.21%) Big Data Developer
7 19 (4.95%) Java Engineer
7 19 (4.95%) Lead Developer
8 18 (4.69%) Senior Java Developer
9 16 (4.17%) Test Engineer
10 15 (3.91%) Apache Spark Developer
10 15 (3.91%) DevOps Engineer
10 15 (3.91%) Lead Java Developer
11 10 (2.60%) Software Developer
11 10 (2.60%) Tester
12 9 (2.34%) Technical Architect
13 8 (2.08%) Consultant
13 8 (2.08%) Full Stack Developer
13 8 (2.08%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 167 (43.49%) Spring
2 90 (23.44%) Spring Boot
3 73 (19.01%) REST
4 69 (17.97%) RESTful
5 65 (16.93%) Kafka
6 57 (14.84%) J2EE
7 49 (12.76%) Web Services
8 48 (12.50%) Hibernate
9 47 (12.24%) AngularJS
9 47 (12.24%) JSON
10 43 (11.20%) Middleware
11 38 (9.90%) RabbitMQ
12 28 (7.29%) OAuth
13 27 (7.03%) Apache Camel
13 27 (7.03%) Node.js
14 26 (6.77%) HTML
14 26 (6.77%) jQuery
15 24 (6.25%) Spark Streaming
16 22 (5.73%) CSS
17 20 (5.21%) React
Miscellaneous
1 31 (8.07%) Greenfield Project
2 26 (6.77%) Analytical Skills
3 14 (3.65%) Algorithms
4 12 (3.13%) Computer Science
5 10 (2.60%) User Experience
6 9 (2.34%) Self-Motivation
7 8 (2.08%) Client/Server
7 8 (2.08%) Smart Home
8 6 (1.56%) Blog
8 6 (1.56%) Enterprise Software
8 6 (1.56%) Fintech
8 6 (1.56%) Mobile App
9 5 (1.30%) Public Cloud
10 4 (1.04%) Smart Meter
10 4 (1.04%) Tandem
11 3 (0.78%) Linux Command Line
12 2 (0.52%) IBM Mainframe
12 2 (0.52%) Mainframe
12 2 (0.52%) PKI
13 1 (0.26%) GPGPU
Operating Systems
1 96 (25.00%) Linux
2 50 (13.02%) Unix
3 29 (7.55%) Windows
4 14 (3.65%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 10 (2.60%) Android
5 10 (2.60%) SUSE
6 8 (2.08%) Windows Server
6 8 (2.08%) Windows Server 2012
7 7 (1.82%) Windows Server 2008
8 6 (1.56%) Ubuntu
9 5 (1.30%) CoreOS
10 2 (0.52%) Debian
11 1 (0.26%) OpenVMS
11 1 (0.26%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 194 (50.52%) Agile Software Development
2 123 (32.03%) TDD
3 87 (22.66%) BDD
4 79 (20.57%) Microservices
5 65 (16.93%) DevOps
5 65 (16.93%) Test Automation
6 62 (16.15%) Continuous Integration
6 62 (16.15%) Scrum
7 41 (10.68%) Kanban
8 39 (10.16%) Open Source
9 34 (8.85%) OO
10 32 (8.33%) Software Engineering
10 32 (8.33%) Unit Testing
11 27 (7.03%) System Testing
12 26 (6.77%) SDLC
13 22 (5.73%) Project Management
14 19 (4.95%) Digital Transformation Programme
15 18 (4.69%) Continuous Improvement
16 17 (4.43%) Problem-Solving
17 16 (4.17%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 72 (18.75%) JavaScript
2 68 (17.71%) Java 8
3 64 (16.67%) SQL
4 54 (14.06%) Python
5 31 (8.07%) C++
6 25 (6.51%) C#
7 21 (5.47%) C
8 19 (4.95%) Scala
9 15 (3.91%) PowerShell
10 10 (2.60%) Bash Shell
10 10 (2.60%) Ruby
11 9 (2.34%) Cypher
12 8 (2.08%) Groovy
13 7 (1.82%) Perl
14 5 (1.30%) MATLAB
14 5 (1.30%) R
15 4 (1.04%) PHP
15 4 (1.04%) T-SQL
16 3 (0.78%) Go
16 3 (0.78%) Kotlin
Qualifications
1 43 (11.20%) Security Cleared
2 36 (9.38%) SC Cleared
3 28 (7.29%) Degree
4 16 (4.17%) ITIL Certification
5 6 (1.56%) Computer Science Degree
5 6 (1.56%) HND
6 5 (1.30%) BC Cleared
6 5 (1.30%) BPSS Clearance
6 5 (1.30%) ISEB
6 5 (1.30%) ISTQB
7 4 (1.04%) Master's Degree
7 4 (1.04%) PhD
8 3 (0.78%) Numerate Degree
8 3 (0.78%) Sun Certification
9 2 (0.52%) DV Cleared
9 2 (0.52%) PMI Certification
9 2 (0.52%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (5.21%) QA
2 3 (0.78%) GDPR
3 2 (0.52%) SLA
4 1 (0.26%) Data Quality
System Software
1 61 (15.89%) Docker
2 34 (8.85%) Apache ZooKeeper
3 14 (3.65%) HDFS
4 12 (3.13%) Oracle RAC
5 8 (2.08%) VMware ESXi
5 8 (2.08%) VMware Infrastructure
6 7 (1.82%) Active Directory
7 4 (1.04%) Firmware
8 2 (0.52%) ACF2
8 2 (0.52%) RACF
9 1 (0.26%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 34 (8.85%) Hadoop YARN
2 16 (4.17%) Ansible
3 11 (2.86%) Kubernetes
4 10 (2.60%) Nagios
5 9 (2.34%) Puppet
6 7 (1.82%) Opscode Chef
7 6 (1.56%) NetBackup
7 6 (1.56%) Terraform
8 4 (1.04%) Oozie
8 4 (1.04%) SCOM
9 3 (0.78%) HP ALM
10 2 (0.52%) Ambari
10 2 (0.52%) Grafana
10 2 (0.52%) Graphite
10 2 (0.52%) Kibana
10 2 (0.52%) logstash
10 2 (0.52%) Mesos
11 1 (0.26%) QRadar
11 1 (0.26%) Salt
11 1 (0.26%) SELinux
Vendors
1 48 (12.50%) Oracle
2 22 (5.73%) Microsoft
3 17 (4.43%) SAP
4 14 (3.65%) Red Hat
5 10 (2.60%) CA
5 10 (2.60%) Splunk
6 9 (2.34%) IBM
6 9 (2.34%) VMware
7 7 (1.82%) Google
7 7 (1.82%) McAfee
8 6 (1.56%) Atlassian
8 6 (1.56%) Citrix
8 6 (1.56%) Symantec
8 6 (1.56%) Veritas
9 5 (1.30%) HP
10 4 (1.04%) ForgeRock
10 4 (1.04%) MicroStrategy
11 2 (0.52%) Hortonworks
11 2 (0.52%) MuleSoft
11 2 (0.52%) Tableau