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 28 April 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
28 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Java
Rank 19 16 7
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -9
Contract jobs citing Java 2 8 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bournemouth 2.11% 7.02% 14.29%
As % of the Programming Languages category 5.26% 17.78% 28.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 5 8
Average daily rate
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£475 £450 £380
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% +18.42%
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £32.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £40.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
- +14.28%
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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
38 45 49
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bournemouth 40.00% 39.47% 50.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 30 32
Average daily rate £305 £435 £335
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-29.88% +29.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £334 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £500 £415
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £335 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.47% +3.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 0 3
Average hourly rate £32.00 - £32.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.50 £36.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-2.73% +4.28%

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 28 April 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 5 (55.56%) .NET
2 4 (44.44%) Web Services
3 3 (33.33%) Oracle
3 3 (33.33%) E-Commerce
3 3 (33.33%) SOA
3 3 (33.33%) UML
3 3 (33.33%) Finance
3 3 (33.33%) REST
4 2 (22.22%) TDD
4 2 (22.22%) Subversion
4 2 (22.22%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 2 (22.22%) Embedded Software Development
4 2 (22.22%) Windows 8
4 2 (22.22%) Smartcard
4 2 (22.22%) Project Management
4 2 (22.22%) ITIL Certification
4 2 (22.22%) Software Engineering
4 2 (22.22%) ITIL
4 2 (22.22%) SOAP
4 2 (22.22%) Windows
4 2 (22.22%) Visual Studio
4 2 (22.22%) J2EE
4 2 (22.22%) JavaScript
4 2 (22.22%) PL/SQL
4 2 (22.22%) SQL
4 2 (22.22%) C
4 2 (22.22%) C#
4 2 (22.22%) C++
5 1 (11.11%) HTML
5 1 (11.11%) SAP

Java
Top Related IT Skills in Bournemouth by Category

For the 6 months to 28 April 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 2 (22.22%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 1 (11.11%) WebLogic
2 1 (11.11%) Tomcat
2 1 (11.11%) SAS
2 1 (11.11%) JCAPS
2 1 (11.11%) Oracle Service Bus
Business Applications
1 1 (11.11%) Dynamics AX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (11.11%) SQL Server
1 1 (11.11%) RDBMS
1 1 (11.11%) Oracle Exadata
1 1 (11.11%) Oracle Database
1 1 (11.11%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (22.22%) Visual Studio
1 2 (22.22%) Subversion
2 1 (11.11%) Maven
General
1 3 (33.33%) Finance
2 1 (11.11%) Manufacturing
2 1 (11.11%) Banking
Job Titles
1 3 (33.33%) Developer
1 3 (33.33%) Architect
1 3 (33.33%) Digital Architect
2 2 (22.22%) Digital Solutions Architect
2 2 (22.22%) Software Engineer
2 2 (22.22%) Analyst
2 2 (22.22%) Solutions Architect
2 2 (22.22%) Senior Analyst
2 2 (22.22%) Java Developer
2 2 (22.22%) Senior Software Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Agile Java Developer
3 1 (11.11%) Android Developer
3 1 (11.11%) Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (55.56%) .NET
2 4 (44.44%) Web Services
3 3 (33.33%) REST
4 2 (22.22%) SOAP
4 2 (22.22%) J2EE
5 1 (11.11%) EJB
5 1 (11.11%) CSS
5 1 (11.11%) JDBC
5 1 (11.11%) XML
5 1 (11.11%) JMS
5 1 (11.11%) Hibernate
5 1 (11.11%) Spring
5 1 (11.11%) EJB 3.0
5 1 (11.11%) iOS SDK
5 1 (11.11%) HTML
5 1 (11.11%) Java Concurrency
5 1 (11.11%) Android SDK
Miscellaneous
1 2 (22.22%) Smartcard
2 1 (11.11%) Mainframe
2 1 (11.11%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 2 (22.22%) Windows
1 2 (22.22%) Windows 8
2 1 (11.11%) Windows XP
2 1 (11.11%) zOS
2 1 (11.11%) Windows CE
2 1 (11.11%) Android
2 1 (11.11%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (33.33%) UML
1 3 (33.33%) E-Commerce
1 3 (33.33%) SOA
2 2 (22.22%) ITIL
2 2 (22.22%) Project Management
2 2 (22.22%) TDD
2 2 (22.22%) Software Engineering
2 2 (22.22%) Embedded Software Development
3 1 (11.11%) Android Development
3 1 (11.11%) Line Management
3 1 (11.11%) Mentoring
3 1 (11.11%) Resource Management
3 1 (11.11%) Release Management
3 1 (11.11%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (11.11%) Software Architecture
3 1 (11.11%) Change Control
3 1 (11.11%) Pair Programming
3 1 (11.11%) Zachman Framework
3 1 (11.11%) TOGAF
3 1 (11.11%) Automated Testing
Programming Languages
1 2 (22.22%) C
1 2 (22.22%) C#
1 2 (22.22%) C++
1 2 (22.22%) JavaScript
1 2 (22.22%) PL/SQL
1 2 (22.22%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (22.22%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (11.11%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (11.11%) QA
Vendors
1 3 (33.33%) Oracle
2 1 (11.11%) SAP
2 1 (11.11%) IBM
2 1 (11.11%) Microsoft
2 1 (11.11%) Informatica
2 1 (11.11%) JD Edwards