The table below looks at the statistics for the Java Developer role in IT contracts advertised for the Bristol region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Java Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 24 December 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
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java Developer
Rank 46 47 38
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -9
Contract jobs requiring a Java Developer 28 13 21
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 3.09% 1.80% 2.82%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.30% 1.98% 3.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 9 12
Average daily rate
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£388 £338 £335
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.81% +0.74%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £325 £291
10% offered a daily rate of more than £465 £375 £393
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £348 £350
% change year-on-year
+15.10% -0.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 0 0
Average hourly rate £47.50 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £35.00 £39.00
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -10.25%
Java Developer
South West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Bristol region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Bristol
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
849 655 697
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 93.61% 90.59% 93.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 653 443 390
Average daily rate £387 £350 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.57% +9.37%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £238 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £463 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 37 51 50
Average hourly rate £17.00 £15.50 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+9.67% -31.11%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £32.50 £47.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £17.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-5.88% -5.55%

Java Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Java Developer in the job title across the Bristol region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Java Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

Java Developer
Daily Rate Trend in Bristol

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

Java Developer Daily Rate Trend in Bristol

Java Developer
Daily Rate Histogram in Bristol

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Java Developer across the Bristol region over the 3 months to 24 December 2014.

Java Developer Daily Rate Histogram in Bristol

Java Developer
Hourly Rate Trend in Bristol

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

Java Developer Hourly Rate Trend in Bristol

Java Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Bristol region that cited Java Developer in their job title 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 with Java Developer in their job title.

1 52 (100.00%) Java
2 34 (65.38%) Spring
3 26 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
4 22 (42.31%) SQL
5 20 (38.46%) Web Services
6 19 (36.54%) Linux
6 19 (36.54%) J2EE
7 18 (34.62%) Continuous Integration
8 17 (32.69%) TDD
9 15 (28.85%) Hibernate
9 15 (28.85%) Scrum
9 15 (28.85%) Security Cleared
10 14 (26.92%) Jenkins
11 13 (25.00%) Oracle
11 13 (25.00%) CSS
11 13 (25.00%) Eclipse
12 12 (23.08%) MVC
12 12 (23.08%) JavaScript
12 12 (23.08%) JSON
12 12 (23.08%) SC Cleared
13 11 (21.15%) RESTful
13 11 (21.15%) Relational Database
13 11 (21.15%) Maven
14 10 (19.23%) Software Engineering
14 10 (19.23%) Spring MVC
14 10 (19.23%) jQuery
14 10 (19.23%) JUnit
14 10 (19.23%) Cucumber
15 9 (17.31%) MySQL
15 9 (17.31%) UNIX

Java Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Bristol region that cited Java Developer in their job title 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 with Java Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 8 (15.38%) Tomcat
2 6 (11.54%) Apache
3 4 (7.69%) JBoss
3 4 (7.69%) CMS
4 3 (5.77%) Alfresco
4 3 (5.77%) Apache Solr
4 3 (5.77%) Oracle Service Bus
5 2 (3.85%) Mule
6 1 (1.92%) Node.js
Business Applications
1 4 (7.69%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (1.92%) Magento
2 1 (1.92%) Shopify
Cloud Services
1 3 (5.77%) Cloud Computing
1 3 (5.77%) Amazon EC2
1 3 (5.77%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (5.77%) SaaS
2 2 (3.85%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 7 (13.46%) HTTP
2 2 (3.85%) AMQP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (21.15%) Relational Database
2 9 (17.31%) MySQL
3 8 (15.38%) RDBMS
4 7 (13.46%) Oracle Database
4 7 (13.46%) Oracle Database 11g
5 5 (9.62%) MongoDB
6 3 (5.77%) Hazelcast
7 2 (3.85%) Oracle Database 10g
7 2 (3.85%) PostgreSQL
8 1 (1.92%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 14 (26.92%) Jenkins
2 13 (25.00%) Eclipse
3 11 (21.15%) Maven
4 10 (19.23%) JUnit
4 10 (19.23%) Cucumber
5 7 (13.46%) Ant
6 6 (11.54%) FitNesse
6 6 (11.54%) Hudson
7 4 (7.69%) Git (software)
7 4 (7.69%) NetBeans
7 4 (7.69%) Subversion
8 3 (5.77%) Visual Studio
9 2 (3.85%) GitLab
10 1 (1.92%) ClearCase
10 1 (1.92%) IntelliJ
10 1 (1.92%) ClearQuest
10 1 (1.92%) WATIR
10 1 (1.92%) Selenium
10 1 (1.92%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 1 (1.92%) Rational Rhapsody
General
1 8 (15.38%) Manufacturing
2 4 (7.69%) Marketing
2 4 (7.69%) Electronics
2 4 (7.69%) Telecoms
2 4 (7.69%) Finance
3 1 (1.92%) Aerospace
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (65.38%) Spring
2 20 (38.46%) Web Services
3 19 (36.54%) J2EE
4 15 (28.85%) Hibernate
5 13 (25.00%) CSS
6 12 (23.08%) JSON
7 11 (21.15%) RESTful
8 10 (19.23%) Spring MVC
8 10 (19.23%) jQuery
9 9 (17.31%) GWT
10 8 (15.38%) REST
10 8 (15.38%) XML
11 6 (11.54%) JSP
11 6 (11.54%) J2SE
11 6 (11.54%) HTML
12 5 (9.62%) Middleware
12 5 (9.62%) RabbitMQ
12 5 (9.62%) Ext JS
13 4 (7.69%) Oracle Fusion
13 4 (7.69%) Play Framework
Miscellaneous
1 5 (9.62%) Client/Server
2 4 (7.69%) DTV
2 4 (7.69%) Open Source
3 3 (5.77%) Cryptography
4 1 (1.92%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.92%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 19 (36.54%) Linux
2 9 (17.31%) UNIX
3 3 (5.77%) Fedora
3 3 (5.77%) CentOS
4 2 (3.85%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (34.62%) Continuous Integration
3 17 (32.69%) TDD
4 15 (28.85%) Scrum
5 12 (23.08%) MVC
6 10 (19.23%) Software Engineering
7 9 (17.31%) SOA
8 7 (13.46%) Test Automation
9 6 (11.54%) Mentoring
10 5 (9.62%) BDD
11 4 (7.69%) Web Application Development
11 4 (7.69%) Logistics
11 4 (7.69%) Digital Marketing
11 4 (7.69%) Unit Testing
11 4 (7.69%) ETL
11 4 (7.69%) Business Intelligence
11 4 (7.69%) Programme Management
12 3 (5.77%) OOP
12 3 (5.77%) OO
12 3 (5.77%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 52 (100.00%) Java
2 22 (42.31%) SQL
3 12 (23.08%) JavaScript
4 6 (11.54%) PHP5
4 6 (11.54%) PHP
5 5 (9.62%) Scala
6 3 (5.77%) Bash Shell
6 3 (5.77%) Python
6 3 (5.77%) Ruby
6 3 (5.77%) Perl
7 1 (1.92%) C
7 1 (1.92%) C#
7 1 (1.92%) C++
Qualifications
1 15 (28.85%) Security Cleared
2 12 (23.08%) SC Cleared
3 1 (1.92%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.92%) QA
System Software
1 2 (3.85%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 1 (1.92%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 13 (25.00%) Oracle
2 7 (13.46%) Sencha
3 6 (11.54%) Google
4 4 (7.69%) SAP
5 3 (5.77%) Red Hat
5 3 (5.77%) Zend
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