The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Uxbridge 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
London / Uxbridge
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 8 12 17
Rank change year-on-year +4 +5  
Contract jobs citing Java 3 6 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Uxbridge 5.77% 7.89% 2.63%
As % of the Programming Languages category 23.08% 35.29% 12.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 2 1
Median daily rate £475 £300 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +58.33% -14.28%  
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 £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 Uxbridge with a requirement for programming language skills.

Contract Programming Language Skills
Uxbridge
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 13 17 16
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Uxbridge 25.00% 22.37% 21.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 11 6
Median daily rate £363 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.33% +7.14%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £322 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £515 £480 £375
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +3.33% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
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 Uxbridge

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Uxbridge 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 Uxbridge

Java
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Uxbridge

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Java in Uxbridge

Java
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Uxbridge

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

Contractor daily rate histogram for Java in Uxbridge

Java
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Uxbridge

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Java in Uxbridge

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 Uxbridge region with a requirement for Java.

1 7 (70.00%) XML
2 5 (50.00%) Linux
2 5 (50.00%) Python
2 5 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (50.00%) TDD
3 4 (40.00%) ActiveMQ
3 4 (40.00%) Spring
3 4 (40.00%) AOP
3 4 (40.00%) SOAP
3 4 (40.00%) SQL
3 4 (40.00%) Oracle
3 4 (40.00%) jBPM
3 4 (40.00%) JIRA
3 4 (40.00%) Spring Security
3 4 (40.00%) Integration Testing
3 4 (40.00%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (40.00%) Confluence
3 4 (40.00%) Oracle BPM
3 4 (40.00%) REST
3 4 (40.00%) Continuous Improvement
3 4 (40.00%) Scrum
3 4 (40.00%) Performance Analysis
4 3 (30.00%) Talend
4 3 (30.00%) Apache Camel
4 3 (30.00%) Data Integration
4 3 (30.00%) Talend Open Studio
4 3 (30.00%) SQL Server
4 3 (30.00%) ETL
4 3 (30.00%) Middleware
4 3 (30.00%) Apache

Java
Co-occurring IT Skills in Uxbridge 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 4 (40.00%) Confluence
2 3 (30.00%) Apache
Business Applications
1 4 (40.00%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 4 (40.00%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (30.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (40.00%) JIRA
2 3 (30.00%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 2 (20.00%) Telecoms
2 1 (10.00%) Games
Job Titles
1 8 (80.00%) Developer
2 5 (50.00%) Java Developer
3 2 (20.00%) ETL Developer
3 2 (20.00%) Talend Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Angular Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Applications Support
4 1 (10.00%) Applications Support Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 1 (10.00%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 1 (10.00%) HTML CSS Developer
4 1 (10.00%) HTML Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Integration Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) JavaScript Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Support Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Technical Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (70.00%) XML
2 4 (40.00%) ActiveMQ
2 4 (40.00%) jBPM
2 4 (40.00%) REST
2 4 (40.00%) SOAP
2 4 (40.00%) Spring
2 4 (40.00%) Spring Security
3 3 (30.00%) Apache Camel
3 3 (30.00%) Middleware
4 2 (20.00%) AngularJS
5 1 (10.00%) Backbone.js
5 1 (10.00%) CSS
5 1 (10.00%) CSS3
5 1 (10.00%) HTML
5 1 (10.00%) HTML5
5 1 (10.00%) jQuery
5 1 (10.00%) JSP
5 1 (10.00%) JSTL
5 1 (10.00%) Mustache
5 1 (10.00%) Web Services
Operating Systems
1 5 (50.00%) Linux
2 1 (10.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (50.00%) TDD
2 4 (40.00%) AOP
2 4 (40.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 4 (40.00%) Integration Testing
2 4 (40.00%) Performance Analysis
2 4 (40.00%) Scrum
3 3 (30.00%) Data Integration
3 3 (30.00%) ETL
3 3 (30.00%) Logistics
4 1 (10.00%) MVC
4 1 (10.00%) Peer-to-Peer Lending
4 1 (10.00%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 5 (50.00%) Python
2 4 (40.00%) SQL
3 1 (10.00%) Bash Shell
3 1 (10.00%) C#
3 1 (10.00%) JavaScript
3 1 (10.00%) PHP
3 1 (10.00%) Ruby
Vendors
1 4 (40.00%) Oracle
2 3 (30.00%) Talend