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 13 February 2016 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
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Java Developer
Rank 48 43 47
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +4
Contract jobs requiring a Java Developer 23 29 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 2.74% 3.41% 2.08%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.85% 3.58% 2.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 25 15
Average daily rate £338 £438 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-22.85% +34.61%
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Average hourly rate - £46.25 £50.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -8.41%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £43.75 £37.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year
+18.24% -7.50%
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
808 811 778
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 96.42% 95.30% 95.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 579 586 523
Average daily rate £363 £380 £360
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.60% +5.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £263 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £515 £490
UK excluding London average daily rate £378 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+0.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 44 20 46
Average hourly rate £30.50 £13.50 £14.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+125.92% -3.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.50 £11.25 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.50 £46.25 £32.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -

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 13 February 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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, 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 30 (100.00%) Java
2 23 (76.67%) Spring
3 14 (46.67%) JavaScript
3 14 (46.67%) Web Services
4 13 (43.33%) JPA
5 12 (40.00%) J2EE
5 12 (40.00%) TDD
6 11 (36.67%) Agile Software Development
7 10 (33.33%) SQL
7 10 (33.33%) SQL Server
7 10 (33.33%) JSP
8 9 (30.00%) CSS
8 9 (30.00%) Tomcat
8 9 (30.00%) HTML
8 9 (30.00%) Maven
9 8 (26.67%) Oracle
9 8 (26.67%) JUnit
9 8 (26.67%) SOAP
9 8 (26.67%) XSLT
9 8 (26.67%) SDLC
10 7 (23.33%) RESTful
10 7 (23.33%) Apache
10 7 (23.33%) Hibernate
11 6 (20.00%) ActiveMQ
11 6 (20.00%) Eclipse
11 6 (20.00%) XHTML
11 6 (20.00%) jQuery
11 6 (20.00%) JAX-WS
11 6 (20.00%) Security Cleared
12 5 (16.67%) Software Delivery

Java Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, 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 9 (30.00%) Tomcat
2 7 (23.33%) Apache
3 5 (16.67%) JBoss
3 5 (16.67%) WebLogic
4 4 (13.33%) WebSphere
5 2 (6.67%) Node.js
6 1 (3.33%) Alfresco
6 1 (3.33%) Liferay
6 1 (3.33%) Sakai Project
Business Applications
1 2 (6.67%) SAP Oil and Gas
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 3 (10.00%) MariaDB
2 3 (10.00%) MySQL
3 2 (6.67%) Apache Cassandra
3 2 (6.67%) MongoDB
3 2 (6.67%) NoSQL
4 1 (3.33%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 9 (30.00%) Maven
2 8 (26.67%) JUnit
3 6 (20.00%) Eclipse
4 2 (6.67%) Jenkins
4 2 (6.67%) JIRA
4 2 (6.67%) SoapUI
5 1 (3.33%) Cucumber
5 1 (3.33%) Git (software)
5 1 (3.33%) Gradle
5 1 (3.33%) Mockito
5 1 (3.33%) PhantomJS
5 1 (3.33%) Subversion
General
1 2 (6.67%) Electronics
1 2 (6.67%) Finance
1 2 (6.67%) Manufacturing
1 2 (6.67%) Marketing
1 2 (6.67%) Telecoms
2 1 (3.33%) Back Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (76.67%) Spring
2 14 (46.67%) Web Services
3 13 (43.33%) JPA
4 12 (40.00%) J2EE
5 10 (33.33%) JSP
6 9 (30.00%) CSS
6 9 (30.00%) HTML
7 8 (26.67%) SOAP
7 8 (26.67%) XSLT
8 7 (23.33%) Hibernate
8 7 (23.33%) RESTful
9 6 (20.00%) ActiveMQ
9 6 (20.00%) JAX-WS
9 6 (20.00%) jQuery
9 6 (20.00%) XHTML
10 5 (16.67%) RabbitMQ
10 5 (16.67%) XML
11 4 (13.33%) GWT
11 4 (13.33%) Spring MVC
11 4 (13.33%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 3 (10.00%) VLE
2 1 (3.33%) Clustering
2 1 (3.33%) Data Integration
2 1 (3.33%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 5 (16.67%) Unix
2 4 (13.33%) Linux
3 1 (3.33%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (40.00%) TDD
2 11 (36.67%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (26.67%) SDLC
4 5 (16.67%) API Integration
4 5 (16.67%) Software Delivery
4 5 (16.67%) Unit Testing
4 5 (16.67%) Waterfall
5 4 (13.33%) MVC
5 4 (13.33%) Open Source
5 4 (13.33%) Responsive Web Design
5 4 (13.33%) Translating Business Requirements
5 4 (13.33%) Web Development
6 3 (10.00%) AOP
6 3 (10.00%) BDD
6 3 (10.00%) Scrum
7 2 (6.67%) Business Intelligence
7 2 (6.67%) Continuous Integration
7 2 (6.67%) Digital Marketing
7 2 (6.67%) Kanban
7 2 (6.67%) Programme Management
Programming Languages
1 30 (100.00%) Java
2 14 (46.67%) JavaScript
3 10 (33.33%) SQL
4 1 (3.33%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 6 (20.00%) Security Cleared
2 4 (13.33%) SC Cleared
3 1 (3.33%) BPSS Clearance
Vendors
1 8 (26.67%) Oracle
2 4 (13.33%) Google
2 4 (13.33%) Sybase
3 3 (10.00%) Blackboard
4 2 (6.67%) SAP
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