The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Bristol region that had Java Developer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 27 September 2016 with a comparison to same period over 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
27 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Java Developer
Rank 44 65 49
Rank change year-on-year
+21 -16
Contract jobs requiring a Java Developer 30 8 25
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 3.29% 0.91% 2.71%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.51% 0.95% 2.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 5 17
Median daily rate £360 £425 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-15.29% +13.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £341 £425 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £448 £425 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.50 £42.75 £34.00
% change year-on-year
-9.94% +25.73%
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
855 841 886
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 93.85% 95.79% 96.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 603 620 611
Median daily rate £375 £390 £360
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.84% +8.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £215 £260 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £513 £500 £495
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £380 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.63% +8.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 52 45 43
Median hourly rate £21.00 £16.50 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+27.27% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.37 £9.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.00 £27.00 £30.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.33 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-4.78% +5.03%

Java Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

The demand trend of IT contracts across the Bristol region that featured Java Developer in the job title.

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 27 September 2016.

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 Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 27 September 2016, Java Developer contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Bristol region featuring Java Developer in the job title.

1 59 (100.00%) Java
2 38 (64.41%) Spring
3 29 (49.15%) JavaScript
4 26 (44.07%) Agile Software Development
5 24 (40.68%) jQuery
6 19 (32.20%) RESTful
7 18 (30.51%) Spring MVC
8 17 (28.81%) AngularJS
8 17 (28.81%) Scrum
9 16 (27.12%) TDD
9 16 (27.12%) JSF
9 16 (27.12%) MVC
10 15 (25.42%) HTML
10 15 (25.42%) Web Development
11 13 (22.03%) CSS
11 13 (22.03%) SOAP
11 13 (22.03%) Hibernate
11 13 (22.03%) Maven
12 12 (20.34%) Git (software)
12 12 (20.34%) REST
13 11 (18.64%) JUnit
14 10 (16.95%) JSON
15 9 (15.25%) Mule
16 8 (13.56%) Mockito
16 8 (13.56%) Cucumber
17 7 (11.86%) Pair Programming
17 7 (11.86%) SQL
17 7 (11.86%) Microservices
17 7 (11.86%) Mule ESB
18 6 (10.17%) Jenkins

Java Developer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol 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 9 (15.25%) Mule
2 7 (11.86%) Mule ESB
3 4 (6.78%) CMS
3 4 (6.78%) Liferay
4 2 (3.39%) JBoss
5 1 (1.69%) Apache
5 1 (1.69%) Tomcat
5 1 (1.69%) WebLogic
5 1 (1.69%) WebSphere
Applications
1 1 (1.69%) MS Excel
1 1 (1.69%) Windchill
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (6.78%) SQL Server
2 2 (3.39%) MongoDB
2 2 (3.39%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (1.69%) MySQL
3 1 (1.69%) Oracle Database
3 1 (1.69%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 13 (22.03%) Maven
2 12 (20.34%) Git (software)
3 11 (18.64%) JUnit
4 8 (13.56%) Cucumber
4 8 (13.56%) Mockito
5 6 (10.17%) Jenkins
6 4 (6.78%) Eclipse
6 4 (6.78%) Selenium
7 1 (1.69%) Ant
7 1 (1.69%) Hamcrest
7 1 (1.69%) IntelliJ
7 1 (1.69%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 5 (8.47%) Finance
2 2 (3.39%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 38 (64.41%) Spring
2 24 (40.68%) jQuery
3 19 (32.20%) RESTful
4 18 (30.51%) Spring MVC
5 17 (28.81%) AngularJS
6 16 (27.12%) JSF
7 15 (25.42%) HTML
8 13 (22.03%) CSS
8 13 (22.03%) Hibernate
8 13 (22.03%) SOAP
9 12 (20.34%) REST
10 10 (16.95%) JSON
11 6 (10.17%) Web Services
12 5 (8.47%) J2EE
12 5 (8.47%) XML
13 4 (6.78%) CSS3
13 4 (6.78%) Dropwizard
13 4 (6.78%) HTML5
13 4 (6.78%) RabbitMQ
14 3 (5.08%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 3 (5.08%) W3C
2 1 (1.69%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 3 (5.08%) Unix
2 1 (1.69%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (44.07%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (28.81%) Scrum
3 16 (27.12%) MVC
3 16 (27.12%) TDD
4 15 (25.42%) Web Development
5 7 (11.86%) Microservices
5 7 (11.86%) Pair Programming
6 5 (8.47%) Continuous Integration
6 5 (8.47%) Responsive Web Design
6 5 (8.47%) SDLC
7 4 (6.78%) Configuration Management
7 4 (6.78%) Content Management
7 4 (6.78%) Dependency Injection
7 4 (6.78%) E-Commerce
7 4 (6.78%) Enterprise Architecture
7 4 (6.78%) Kanban
7 4 (6.78%) Technical Architecture
7 4 (6.78%) Test Automation
8 3 (5.08%) BDD
8 3 (5.08%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 59 (100.00%) Java
2 29 (49.15%) JavaScript
3 7 (11.86%) SQL
4 2 (3.39%) Python
4 2 (3.39%) T-SQL
5 1 (1.69%) Groovy
5 1 (1.69%) Scala
Qualifications
1 1 (1.69%) DV Cleared
1 1 (1.69%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.69%) QA
System Software
1 4 (6.78%) Docker
2 1 (1.69%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 1 (1.69%) Graylog
Vendors
1 4 (6.78%) ATG
1 4 (6.78%) hybris
2 3 (5.08%) Oracle
3 2 (3.39%) Microsoft
4 1 (1.69%) Google
4 1 (1.69%) Salesforce.com