The table below looks at the statistics for Java skills in IT contracts advertised for the Bath region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Java over the 3 months to 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Java
Rank 14 11 16
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +5
Contract jobs citing Java 4 3 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bath 4.17% 4.41% 2.90%
As % of the Programming Languages category 18.18% 11.54% 4.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 2 2
Average daily rate £388 £269 £394
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+44.18% -31.74%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £244 £289
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £294 £499
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £365
% change year-on-year
- +9.58%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.50 £36.95 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+9.60% -1.46%
Java
Somerset

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in contract jobs advertised in the Bath region.

Programming Languages Category
Bath
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
22 26 44
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bath 22.92% 38.24% 63.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 21 38
Average daily rate £275 £313 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.00% +13.63%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £231 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £493 £440 £383
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £355 £325
% change year-on-year
+5.63% +9.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £35.50 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+12.67% +4.41%

Java
Jobs Demand Trend in Bath

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Java across the Bath region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

Java Jobs Demand Trend in Bath

Java
Daily Rate Trend in Bath

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Java across the Bath region.

Java Daily Rate Trend in Bath

Java
Daily Rate Histogram in Bath

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Java across the Bath region over the 3 months to 5 February 2016.

Java Daily Rate Histogram in Bath

Java
Hourly Rate Trend in Bath

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

Java Hourly Rate Trend in Bath

Java
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bath

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Bath region citing Java also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Java.

1 5 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (60.00%) TDD
2 3 (60.00%) Spring
3 2 (40.00%) Service Delivery
3 2 (40.00%) HTML
3 2 (40.00%) JavaScript
3 2 (40.00%) PHP
3 2 (40.00%) SQL
3 2 (40.00%) MySQL
3 2 (40.00%) SQL Server
3 2 (40.00%) IIS
3 2 (40.00%) Visual Studio
3 2 (40.00%) CSS
3 2 (40.00%) Apache
3 2 (40.00%) SharePoint
3 2 (40.00%) Business Analysis
3 2 (40.00%) Continuous Integration
3 2 (40.00%) Kanban
3 2 (40.00%) PowerShell
3 2 (40.00%) SharePoint 2010
3 2 (40.00%) Waterfall
3 2 (40.00%) BDD
3 2 (40.00%) MongoDB
3 2 (40.00%) Apache Cassandra
3 2 (40.00%) NoSQL
3 2 (40.00%) Amazon DynamoDB
3 2 (40.00%) DevOps
3 2 (40.00%) Scrum
4 1 (20.00%) Git (software)
4 1 (20.00%) Maven

Java
Top Related IT Skills in Bath by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Bath region citing Java also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Java. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (40.00%) Apache
1 2 (40.00%) IIS
1 2 (40.00%) SharePoint
1 2 (40.00%) SharePoint 2010
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (40.00%) Amazon DynamoDB
1 2 (40.00%) Apache Cassandra
1 2 (40.00%) MongoDB
1 2 (40.00%) MySQL
1 2 (40.00%) NoSQL
1 2 (40.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (40.00%) Visual Studio
2 1 (20.00%) Git (software)
2 1 (20.00%) Maven
Job Titles
1 5 (100.00%) Developer
2 3 (60.00%) Java Developer
3 2 (40.00%) Agile Developer
3 2 (40.00%) Agile Java Developer
3 2 (40.00%) Database Developer
3 2 (40.00%) Senior Agile Developer
3 2 (40.00%) Senior Agile Java Developer
3 2 (40.00%) Senior Developer
3 2 (40.00%) Senior Java Developer
3 2 (40.00%) Systems Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (60.00%) Spring
2 2 (40.00%) CSS
2 2 (40.00%) HTML
3 1 (20.00%) Hibernate
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (60.00%) TDD
3 2 (40.00%) BDD
3 2 (40.00%) Business Analysis
3 2 (40.00%) Continuous Integration
3 2 (40.00%) DevOps
3 2 (40.00%) Kanban
3 2 (40.00%) Scrum
3 2 (40.00%) Service Delivery
3 2 (40.00%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 2 (40.00%) JavaScript
1 2 (40.00%) PHP
1 2 (40.00%) PowerShell
1 2 (40.00%) SQL