The table below looks at the statistics for Java skills in IT contracts advertised for the Bournemouth region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Java over the 3 months to 22 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
22 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Java
Dorset / Bournemouth
Rank 6 13 10
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -3
Contract jobs citing Java 5 5 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bournemouth 10.87% 6.17% 8.97%
As % of the Programming Languages category 29.41% 25.00% 21.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 1 3
Median daily rate £338 £600 £700
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-43.75% -14.28%
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £413 £400
% change year-on-year
+3.03% +3.12%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £32.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £39.88 £42.84 £37.50
% change year-on-year
-6.91% +14.22%

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
17 20 32
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bournemouth 36.96% 24.69% 41.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 10 13
Median daily rate £344 £350 £310
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.78% +12.90%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £327 £238 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £480
UK excluding London median daily rate £385 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 7
Median hourly rate £42.50 - £26.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.50 £40.00 £35.50
% change year-on-year
+1.25% +12.67%

Java
Jobs Demand Trend in Bournemouth

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Bournemouth region citing Java as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 22 January 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 Bournemouth region with a requirement for Java.

1 16 (72.73%) Finance
1 16 (72.73%) Banking
1 16 (72.73%) Big Data
2 15 (68.18%) Kafka
2 15 (68.18%) Apache Spark
2 15 (68.18%) Blockchain
2 15 (68.18%) Cash Management
3 13 (59.09%) Retail
4 9 (40.91%) Agile Software Development
5 5 (22.73%) TDD
5 5 (22.73%) J2EE
6 4 (18.18%) Windows
6 4 (18.18%) Scrum
6 4 (18.18%) Graphic Design
6 4 (18.18%) Android
6 4 (18.18%) iPhone
6 4 (18.18%) Mobile App
6 4 (18.18%) Release Management
6 4 (18.18%) User Experience
7 3 (13.64%) JavaScript
8 2 (9.09%) SQL
8 2 (9.09%) Oracle
8 2 (9.09%) Financial Institution
8 2 (9.09%) Spring
8 2 (9.09%) Investment Banking
8 2 (9.09%) Continuous Integration
8 2 (9.09%) Relational Database
8 2 (9.09%) Oracle Cash Management
8 2 (9.09%) DevOps
8 2 (9.09%) Cryptocurrency

Java
Top Related IT Skills in Bournemouth 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 15 (68.18%) Apache Spark
Business Applications
1 2 (9.09%) Oracle Cash Management
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (72.73%) Big Data
2 2 (9.09%) Relational Database
3 1 (4.55%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 1 (4.55%) Git (software)
General
1 16 (72.73%) Banking
1 16 (72.73%) Finance
2 13 (59.09%) Retail
3 2 (9.09%) Financial Institution
3 2 (9.09%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 22 (100.00%) Developer
2 18 (81.82%) Java Developer
3 4 (18.18%) Applications Developer
3 4 (18.18%) Mobile Applications Developer
3 4 (18.18%) Mobile Developer
4 2 (9.09%) Investment Banking Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (68.18%) Kafka
2 5 (22.73%) J2EE
3 2 (9.09%) Spring
4 1 (4.55%) Dropwizard
4 1 (4.55%) Natural Language Processing
4 1 (4.55%) RESTful
4 1 (4.55%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 15 (68.18%) Blockchain
2 4 (18.18%) Graphic Design
2 4 (18.18%) iPhone
2 4 (18.18%) Mobile App
2 4 (18.18%) User Experience
3 2 (9.09%) Cryptocurrency
Operating Systems
1 4 (18.18%) Android
1 4 (18.18%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (68.18%) Cash Management
2 9 (40.91%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (22.73%) TDD
4 4 (18.18%) Release Management
4 4 (18.18%) Scrum
5 2 (9.09%) Continuous Integration
5 2 (9.09%) DevOps
6 1 (4.55%) Android Development
6 1 (4.55%) Continuous Delivery
6 1 (4.55%) Continuous Deployment
6 1 (4.55%) Data Analysis
6 1 (4.55%) Extreme Programming
6 1 (4.55%) Machine Learning
6 1 (4.55%) Multithreaded Programming
6 1 (4.55%) Multithreading
6 1 (4.55%) OO
6 1 (4.55%) Pair Programming
6 1 (4.55%) Refactoring
6 1 (4.55%) Web Design
6 1 (4.55%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 3 (13.64%) JavaScript
2 2 (9.09%) SQL
3 1 (4.55%) Python
3 1 (4.55%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 1 (4.55%) Degree
Vendors
1 2 (9.09%) Oracle