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 21 November 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
21 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java Developer
Rank 33 42 44
Rank change year-on-year
+9 +2
Contract jobs requiring a Java Developer 45 13 23
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 4.68% 2.07% 2.74%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.97% 2.27% 2.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 32 9 12
Average daily rate
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£375 £375 £335
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +11.94%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £335 £320
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £385 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 0 0
Average hourly rate £47.50 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £35.00 £39.00
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -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
906 572 783
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 94.28% 90.94% 93.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 662 387 434
Average daily rate £375 £350 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +9.37%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £221 £238 £223
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £370 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+5.71% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 48 40 55
Average hourly rate £16.50 £13.75 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+20.00% -27.63%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.50 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £32.50 £50.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £16.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
- -8.57%

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 21 November 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 21 November 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 63 (100.00%) Java
2 41 (65.08%) Spring
3 33 (52.38%) Agile Software Development
4 28 (44.44%) Web Services
5 26 (41.27%) SQL
6 23 (36.51%) Continuous Integration
7 22 (34.92%) J2EE
7 22 (34.92%) Linux
8 18 (28.57%) TDD
8 18 (28.57%) Hibernate
9 16 (25.40%) Scrum
9 16 (25.40%) Oracle
10 15 (23.81%) Security Cleared
11 14 (22.22%) Jenkins
11 14 (22.22%) CSS
11 14 (22.22%) Eclipse
12 13 (20.63%) JavaScript
12 13 (20.63%) Maven
13 12 (19.05%) Software Engineering
13 12 (19.05%) JSON
13 12 (19.05%) MVC
13 12 (19.05%) XML
13 12 (19.05%) Relational Database
13 12 (19.05%) REST
13 12 (19.05%) SC Cleared
13 12 (19.05%) RESTful
14 11 (17.46%) jQuery
14 11 (17.46%) JUnit
14 11 (17.46%) MySQL
15 10 (15.87%) SOA

Java Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 21 November 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 10 (15.87%) Tomcat
2 6 (9.52%) Apache
3 4 (6.35%) JBoss
3 4 (6.35%) Oracle Service Bus
3 4 (6.35%) CMS
4 3 (4.76%) Alfresco
4 3 (4.76%) Apache Solr
5 2 (3.17%) Mule
6 1 (1.59%) Node.js
Business Applications
1 3 (4.76%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 2 (3.17%) Magento
2 2 (3.17%) Shopify
3 1 (1.59%) CODA-Financials
Cloud Services
1 3 (4.76%) Cloud Computing
1 3 (4.76%) Amazon EC2
1 3 (4.76%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (4.76%) SaaS
2 2 (3.17%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 7 (11.11%) HTTP
2 2 (3.17%) AMQP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (19.05%) Relational Database
2 11 (17.46%) MySQL
3 9 (14.29%) RDBMS
4 8 (12.70%) Oracle Database
4 8 (12.70%) Oracle Database 11g
5 6 (9.52%) MongoDB
6 4 (6.35%) Hazelcast
7 2 (3.17%) Oracle Database 10g
7 2 (3.17%) PostgreSQL
7 2 (3.17%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 14 (22.22%) Eclipse
1 14 (22.22%) Jenkins
2 13 (20.63%) Maven
3 11 (17.46%) JUnit
4 10 (15.87%) Cucumber
5 7 (11.11%) Hudson
5 7 (11.11%) Ant
6 6 (9.52%) FitNesse
7 5 (7.94%) NetBeans
8 4 (6.35%) Subversion
8 4 (6.35%) Git (software)
9 3 (4.76%) Visual Studio
10 1 (1.59%) ClearCase
10 1 (1.59%) IntelliJ
10 1 (1.59%) ClearQuest
10 1 (1.59%) WATIR
10 1 (1.59%) Selenium
10 1 (1.59%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 1 (1.59%) Rational Rhapsody
10 1 (1.59%) Rational DOORS
General
1 7 (11.11%) Manufacturing
2 4 (6.35%) Finance
3 3 (4.76%) Electronics
3 3 (4.76%) Telecoms
3 3 (4.76%) Marketing
4 1 (1.59%) Billing
4 1 (1.59%) Aerospace
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 41 (65.08%) Spring
2 28 (44.44%) Web Services
3 22 (34.92%) J2EE
4 18 (28.57%) Hibernate
5 14 (22.22%) CSS
6 12 (19.05%) XML
6 12 (19.05%) JSON
6 12 (19.05%) REST
6 12 (19.05%) RESTful
7 11 (17.46%) jQuery
8 10 (15.87%) Spring MVC
9 9 (14.29%) GWT
10 8 (12.70%) Apache CXF
10 8 (12.70%) SOAP
11 7 (11.11%) HTML
11 7 (11.11%) JSP
12 6 (9.52%) J2SE
12 6 (9.52%) Middleware
13 5 (7.94%) JDBC
13 5 (7.94%) Ext JS
Miscellaneous
1 5 (7.94%) Client/Server
2 4 (6.35%) Open Source
3 3 (4.76%) DTV
3 3 (4.76%) Cryptography
4 2 (3.17%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.59%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 22 (34.92%) Linux
2 9 (14.29%) UNIX
3 4 (6.35%) Fedora
3 4 (6.35%) CentOS
4 2 (3.17%) Ubuntu
4 2 (3.17%) Windows
5 1 (1.59%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (52.38%) Agile Software Development
2 23 (36.51%) Continuous Integration
3 18 (28.57%) TDD
4 16 (25.40%) Scrum
5 12 (19.05%) Software Engineering
5 12 (19.05%) MVC
6 10 (15.87%) SOA
7 9 (14.29%) Unit Testing
8 7 (11.11%) Test Automation
9 6 (9.52%) Mentoring
10 5 (7.94%) BDD
10 5 (7.94%) Web Application Development
10 5 (7.94%) OO
11 4 (6.35%) ETL
11 4 (6.35%) BPEL
11 4 (6.35%) Integration Testing
11 4 (6.35%) Logistics
12 3 (4.76%) Web Development
12 3 (4.76%) Digital Marketing
12 3 (4.76%) Programme Management
Programming Languages
1 63 (100.00%) Java
2 26 (41.27%) SQL
3 13 (20.63%) JavaScript
4 7 (11.11%) PHP5
4 7 (11.11%) PHP
5 6 (9.52%) Scala
6 3 (4.76%) Bash Shell
6 3 (4.76%) Python
6 3 (4.76%) Ruby
6 3 (4.76%) Perl
7 2 (3.17%) C
7 2 (3.17%) C#
7 2 (3.17%) C++
Qualifications
1 15 (23.81%) Security Cleared
2 12 (19.05%) SC Cleared
3 2 (3.17%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.59%) QA
System Software
1 2 (3.17%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 1 (1.59%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 16 (25.40%) Oracle
2 7 (11.11%) Sencha
3 6 (9.52%) Google
4 4 (6.35%) Zend
4 4 (6.35%) Red Hat
5 3 (4.76%) SAP
6 1 (1.59%) CODA
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