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 1 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
1 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Java Developer
Rank 67 62 48
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -14
Contract jobs requiring a Java Developer 8 11 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 0.88% 1.25% 1.69%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.95% 1.34% 1.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 10 8
Average daily rate
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£403 £350 £294
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.00% +19.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £325 £251
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £500 £356
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £50.50 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.00 £40.00 £38.20
% change year-on-year
-5.00% +4.71%
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
843 818 606
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 92.84% 92.74% 93.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 595 559 364
Average daily rate £375 £350 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £250 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £473 £463
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 27 28 45
Average hourly rate £15.00 £15.50 £13.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.22% +19.23%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.50 £9.35
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £95.00 £29.50 £36.45
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.60 £17.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-2.35% -2.85%

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
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 1 April 2015, 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 34 (100.00%) Java
2 21 (61.76%) Spring
3 15 (44.12%) Web Services
4 14 (41.18%) J2EE
4 14 (41.18%) Agile Software Development
5 12 (35.29%) Security Cleared
5 12 (35.29%) JavaScript
6 11 (32.35%) CSS
6 11 (32.35%) JSON
7 10 (29.41%) TDD
7 10 (29.41%) REST
8 9 (26.47%) GWT
8 9 (26.47%) SC Cleared
9 8 (23.53%) Maven
9 8 (23.53%) Hibernate
9 8 (23.53%) Eclipse
10 7 (20.59%) HTTP
10 7 (20.59%) Oracle
10 7 (20.59%) SQL
10 7 (20.59%) Linux
10 7 (20.59%) Continuous Integration
10 7 (20.59%) Sencha
11 6 (17.65%) Git (software)
11 6 (17.65%) Scrum
11 6 (17.65%) Software Engineering
11 6 (17.65%) Google
11 6 (17.65%) J2SE
11 6 (17.65%) XML
11 6 (17.65%) JUnit
11 6 (17.65%) MVC

Java Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 1 April 2015, 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 4 (11.76%) Mule
1 4 (11.76%) CMS
2 3 (8.82%) Alfresco
2 3 (8.82%) Apache Solr
3 2 (5.88%) JBoss
3 2 (5.88%) Tomcat
4 1 (2.94%) Apache
4 1 (2.94%) Drupal
4 1 (2.94%) Oracle Service Bus
4 1 (2.94%) Node.js
Business Applications
1 3 (8.82%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.88%) Amazon EC2
1 2 (5.88%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (5.88%) SaaS
1 2 (5.88%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (2.94%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 7 (20.59%) HTTP
2 1 (2.94%) AMQP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (14.71%) MySQL
2 3 (8.82%) MongoDB
3 2 (5.88%) Oracle Database
3 2 (5.88%) Relational Database
3 2 (5.88%) Oracle Database 11g
4 1 (2.94%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (2.94%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 8 (23.53%) Maven
1 8 (23.53%) Eclipse
2 6 (17.65%) Git (software)
2 6 (17.65%) JUnit
3 4 (11.76%) Jenkins
3 4 (11.76%) Subversion
4 3 (8.82%) Ant
4 3 (8.82%) NetBeans
4 3 (8.82%) Hudson
5 2 (5.88%) Visual Studio
6 1 (2.94%) ClearQuest
6 1 (2.94%) IntelliJ
6 1 (2.94%) ClearCase
6 1 (2.94%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 1 (2.94%) TestNG
6 1 (2.94%) GitLab
6 1 (2.94%) Rational Rhapsody
6 1 (2.94%) Rational DOORS
General
1 5 (14.71%) Manufacturing
2 3 (8.82%) Electronics
2 3 (8.82%) Telecoms
2 3 (8.82%) Finance
2 3 (8.82%) Marketing
3 1 (2.94%) Aerospace
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (61.76%) Spring
2 15 (44.12%) Web Services
3 14 (41.18%) J2EE
4 11 (32.35%) CSS
4 11 (32.35%) JSON
5 10 (29.41%) REST
6 9 (26.47%) GWT
7 8 (23.53%) Hibernate
8 6 (17.65%) J2SE
8 6 (17.65%) XML
9 5 (14.71%) HTML
9 5 (14.71%) SOAP
9 5 (14.71%) jQuery
9 5 (14.71%) Ext JS
9 5 (14.71%) Apache Camel
10 4 (11.76%) Spring MVC
10 4 (11.76%) Middleware
11 3 (8.82%) Apache CXF
11 3 (8.82%) RESTful
11 3 (8.82%) Java Concurrency
Miscellaneous
1 5 (14.71%) Client/Server
2 3 (8.82%) DTV
3 2 (5.88%) Open Source
4 1 (2.94%) Management Information System
4 1 (2.94%) Visualisation
4 1 (2.94%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 7 (20.59%) Linux
2 2 (5.88%) CentOS
2 2 (5.88%) Fedora
3 1 (2.94%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (41.18%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (29.41%) TDD
3 7 (20.59%) Continuous Integration
4 6 (17.65%) Scrum
4 6 (17.65%) Software Engineering
4 6 (17.65%) MVC
5 5 (14.71%) SOA
6 4 (11.76%) OO
7 3 (8.82%) E-Commerce
7 3 (8.82%) Business Intelligence
7 3 (8.82%) Programme Management
7 3 (8.82%) Digital Marketing
7 3 (8.82%) Unit Testing
7 3 (8.82%) BDD
8 2 (5.88%) Mentoring
8 2 (5.88%) Dependency Injection
8 2 (5.88%) Integration Testing
8 2 (5.88%) Logistics
8 2 (5.88%) Web Development
8 2 (5.88%) Information Management
Programming Languages
1 34 (100.00%) Java
2 12 (35.29%) JavaScript
3 7 (20.59%) SQL
4 3 (8.82%) Perl
4 3 (8.82%) Ruby
4 3 (8.82%) Scala
5 2 (5.88%) Bash Shell
5 2 (5.88%) PHP5
5 2 (5.88%) PHP
5 2 (5.88%) Python
6 1 (2.94%) C
6 1 (2.94%) C#
6 1 (2.94%) C++
Qualifications
1 12 (35.29%) Security Cleared
2 9 (26.47%) SC Cleared
Vendors
1 7 (20.59%) Oracle
1 7 (20.59%) Sencha
2 6 (17.65%) Google
3 3 (8.82%) SAP
4 2 (5.88%) Red Hat
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