The table below looks at the statistics for Java skills in IT contracts advertised for the Bournemouth region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Java over the 3 months to 21 August 2014 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
21 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java
Rank 6 12 9
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -3
Contract jobs citing Java 12 14 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bournemouth 10.91% 13.46% 11.81%
As % of the Programming Languages category 24.00% 30.43% 45.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 9 8
Average daily rate
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£365 £450 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-18.88% +16.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £365 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £455 £515 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
Average hourly rate - - £27.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £37.50 £39.50
% change year-on-year
-6.66% -5.06%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in contract jobs advertised in the Bournemouth region.

Programming Languages Category
Bournemouth
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
50 46 33
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bournemouth 45.45% 44.23% 25.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 32 26 22
Average daily rate £365 £385 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.19% -3.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £263 £291
10% offered a daily rate of more than £483 £484 £528
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 2 4
Average hourly rate £13.00 £16.11 £27.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-19.30% -41.41%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £34.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+2.94% -2.85%

Java
Jobs Demand Trend in Bournemouth

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

Java Jobs Demand Trend in Bournemouth

Java
Daily Rate Trend in Bournemouth

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

Java Daily Rate Trend in Bournemouth

Java
Daily Rate Histogram in Bournemouth

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Java across the Bournemouth region over the 3 months to 21 August 2014.

Java Daily Rate Histogram in Bournemouth

Java
Hourly Rate Trend in Bournemouth

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

Java Hourly Rate Trend in Bournemouth

Java
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bournemouth

For the 6 months to 21 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Bournemouth 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 8 (57.14%) SQL
2 6 (42.86%) Spring
3 5 (35.71%) UNIX
4 4 (28.57%) J2EE
4 4 (28.57%) Migration
5 3 (21.43%) JavaScript
5 3 (21.43%) PL/SQL
5 3 (21.43%) .NET
5 3 (21.43%) XML
5 3 (21.43%) Finance
6 2 (14.29%) C#
6 2 (14.29%) Oracle
6 2 (14.29%) SQL Server
6 2 (14.29%) ASP.NET
6 2 (14.29%) Struts
6 2 (14.29%) ITIL
6 2 (14.29%) ISEB
6 2 (14.29%) Legal
6 2 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (14.29%) Software Testing
6 2 (14.29%) QA
6 2 (14.29%) Web Testing
6 2 (14.29%) Waterfall
6 2 (14.29%) Automation Testing
6 2 (14.29%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 1 (7.14%) C++
7 1 (7.14%) HTML
7 1 (7.14%) Perl
7 1 (7.14%) T-SQL
7 1 (7.14%) Ant

Java
Top Related IT Skills in Bournemouth by Category

For the 6 months to 21 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Bournemouth 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 1 (7.14%) WebLogic
1 1 (7.14%) SharePoint
1 1 (7.14%) SharePoint Server
1 1 (7.14%) SharePoint 2010
1 1 (7.14%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 1 (7.14%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (7.14%) Dynamics AX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (14.29%) SQL Server
2 1 (7.14%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (7.14%) RDBMS
2 1 (7.14%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (7.14%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (7.14%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (7.14%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (7.14%) Ant
1 1 (7.14%) JUnit
1 1 (7.14%) Subversion
1 1 (7.14%) Maven
1 1 (7.14%) JIRA
1 1 (7.14%) Oracle APEX
1 1 (7.14%) FitNesse
General
1 3 (21.43%) Finance
2 2 (14.29%) Legal
3 1 (7.14%) Banking
3 1 (7.14%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 7 (50.00%) Developer
2 3 (21.43%) Analyst
2 3 (21.43%) Applications Support
2 3 (21.43%) Java Developer
3 2 (14.29%) 2nd Line Support
3 2 (14.29%) Test Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) Applications Developer
4 1 (7.14%) Support Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) Architect
4 1 (7.14%) .NET Developer
4 1 (7.14%) Applications Support Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) J2EE Developer
4 1 (7.14%) Technical Manager
4 1 (7.14%) Environment Manager
4 1 (7.14%) SharePoint Developer
4 1 (7.14%) Java Applications Developer
4 1 (7.14%) Android Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (42.86%) Spring
2 4 (28.57%) J2EE
3 3 (21.43%) .NET
3 3 (21.43%) XML
4 2 (14.29%) Struts
4 2 (14.29%) ASP.NET
5 1 (7.14%) EJB
5 1 (7.14%) CSS
5 1 (7.14%) JSP
5 1 (7.14%) Servlets
5 1 (7.14%) Web Services
5 1 (7.14%) HTML
5 1 (7.14%) J2SE
5 1 (7.14%) JMS
5 1 (7.14%) JavaBeans
5 1 (7.14%) Hibernate
5 1 (7.14%) .NET Framework
5 1 (7.14%) iBATIS
Miscellaneous
1 1 (7.14%) Fixed Income
1 1 (7.14%) Equities
1 1 (7.14%) Derivative
Operating Systems
1 5 (35.71%) UNIX
2 1 (7.14%) Windows
2 1 (7.14%) Linux
2 1 (7.14%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (28.57%) Migration
2 2 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (14.29%) ITIL
2 2 (14.29%) Software Testing
2 2 (14.29%) Web Testing
2 2 (14.29%) Waterfall
2 2 (14.29%) Automation Testing
3 1 (7.14%) Android Development
3 1 (7.14%) Root Cause Analysis
3 1 (7.14%) Data Transformation
3 1 (7.14%) Multithreading
3 1 (7.14%) Software Architecture
3 1 (7.14%) Resource Management
3 1 (7.14%) Problem Management
3 1 (7.14%) Unit Testing
3 1 (7.14%) UML
3 1 (7.14%) ERP
3 1 (7.14%) Service Management
3 1 (7.14%) Process Management
3 1 (7.14%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (57.14%) SQL
2 3 (21.43%) JavaScript
2 3 (21.43%) PL/SQL
3 2 (14.29%) C#
4 1 (7.14%) C++
4 1 (7.14%) Perl
4 1 (7.14%) T-SQL
4 1 (7.14%) Shell Script
4 1 (7.14%) Groovy
4 1 (7.14%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 2 (14.29%) ISEB
1 2 (14.29%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (14.29%) QA
2 1 (7.14%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (7.14%) COBIT
Vendors
1 2 (14.29%) Oracle
2 1 (7.14%) SAP
2 1 (7.14%) Microsoft
2 1 (7.14%) CA
2 1 (7.14%) JD Edwards