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 4 September 2015 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
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Java
Rank 17 10 10
Rank change year-on-year
-7 0
Contract jobs citing Java 6 10 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bournemouth 5.08% 9.52% 11.11%
As % of the Programming Languages category 16.67% 20.83% 27.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 8 6
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£525 £370 £481
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+41.89% -23.11%
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.73% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Average hourly rate £41.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £35.00 £37.00
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -5.40%
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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
36 48 37
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bournemouth 30.51% 45.71% 41.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 30 18
Average daily rate £225 £403 £385
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-44.09% +4.54%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £258 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £416 £483 £488
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.00% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 4 2
Average hourly rate £37.00 £13.00 £16.11
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+184.61% -19.30%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £12.15 £15.62
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £14.58 £16.60
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.00 £35.00 £33.50
% change year-on-year
+11.42% +4.47%

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
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 4 September 2015, 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 4 (50.00%) SQL
2 3 (37.50%) .NET
2 3 (37.50%) J2EE
2 3 (37.50%) Oracle
2 3 (37.50%) SQL Server
2 3 (37.50%) C#
2 3 (37.50%) C++
2 3 (37.50%) Web Services
2 3 (37.50%) E-Commerce
2 3 (37.50%) Software Engineering
3 2 (25.00%) REST
3 2 (25.00%) Project Management
3 2 (25.00%) UML
3 2 (25.00%) SOAP
3 2 (25.00%) SOA
4 1 (12.50%) TCP/IP
4 1 (12.50%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (12.50%) Microsoft
4 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (12.50%) JD Edwards
4 1 (12.50%) Internet
4 1 (12.50%) EAM
4 1 (12.50%) Windows
4 1 (12.50%) SharePoint
4 1 (12.50%) ERP
4 1 (12.50%) Scrum
4 1 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (12.50%) TDD
4 1 (12.50%) Asset Management
4 1 (12.50%) Maven

Java
Top Related IT Skills in Bournemouth by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, 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 (12.50%) SharePoint
Business Applications
1 1 (12.50%) Dynamics AX
Communications & Networking
1 1 (12.50%) TCP/IP
1 1 (12.50%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (37.50%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (12.50%) Maven
1 1 (12.50%) JBehave
1 1 (12.50%) Cucumber
1 1 (12.50%) WiX
1 1 (12.50%) SpecFlow
Job Titles
1 3 (37.50%) Java Developer
1 3 (37.50%) Developer
2 2 (25.00%) Software Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Architect
3 1 (12.50%) Consultant
3 1 (12.50%) Team Leader
3 1 (12.50%) Technical Team Leader
3 1 (12.50%) Java Team Leader
3 1 (12.50%) .NET Team Leader
3 1 (12.50%) C++ Team Leader
3 1 (12.50%) Dynamics AX Consultant
3 1 (12.50%) Test Architect
3 1 (12.50%) Test Automation Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (37.50%) .NET
1 3 (37.50%) J2EE
1 3 (37.50%) Web Services
2 2 (25.00%) REST
2 2 (25.00%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 1 (12.50%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 1 (12.50%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (37.50%) E-Commerce
1 3 (37.50%) Software Engineering
2 2 (25.00%) SOA
2 2 (25.00%) Project Management
2 2 (25.00%) UML
3 1 (12.50%) Scrum
3 1 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (12.50%) TDD
3 1 (12.50%) Asset Management
3 1 (12.50%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (12.50%) EAM
3 1 (12.50%) ERP
3 1 (12.50%) Resource Management
3 1 (12.50%) Test Management
3 1 (12.50%) Test Scripting
3 1 (12.50%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (12.50%) Multithreading
3 1 (12.50%) Test Automation
3 1 (12.50%) Open Source
3 1 (12.50%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 4 (50.00%) SQL
2 3 (37.50%) C#
2 3 (37.50%) C++
3 1 (12.50%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Certification
Vendors
1 3 (37.50%) Oracle
2 1 (12.50%) Microsoft
2 1 (12.50%) JD Edwards