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 23 October 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
23 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java Developer
Rank 47 41 44
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +3
Contract jobs requiring a Java Developer 34 9 24
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 3.35% 1.51% 2.66%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.58% 1.66% 2.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 7 8
Average daily rate
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£375 £375 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +17.18%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £340 £315
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £404 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 0
Average hourly rate £47.50 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.25 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -
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
949 543 845
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 93.59% 90.95% 93.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 664 365 484
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 £229 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £450 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 50 42 61
Average hourly rate £16.50 £13.50 £27.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+22.22% -50.90%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.17 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £23.50 £47.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.20 £16.20 £17.50
% change year-on-year
- -7.42%

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 23 October 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 23 October 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 54 (100.00%) Java
2 37 (68.52%) Agile Software Development
3 36 (66.67%) Spring
4 25 (46.30%) Linux
5 22 (40.74%) Continuous Integration
6 21 (38.89%) Web Services
7 20 (37.04%) SQL
7 20 (37.04%) Scrum
8 18 (33.33%) TDD
9 16 (29.63%) Software Engineering
10 15 (27.78%) jQuery
10 15 (27.78%) CSS
11 14 (25.93%) J2EE
11 14 (25.93%) Tomcat
12 13 (24.07%) Hibernate
13 12 (22.22%) MySQL
13 12 (22.22%) Jenkins
14 11 (20.37%) Relational Database
14 11 (20.37%) Oracle
14 11 (20.37%) PHP
14 11 (20.37%) XML
14 11 (20.37%) PHP5
15 10 (18.52%) Unit Testing
15 10 (18.52%) JavaScript
15 10 (18.52%) Eclipse
15 10 (18.52%) RESTful
15 10 (18.52%) Cucumber
15 10 (18.52%) REST
16 9 (16.67%) Apache CXF
16 9 (16.67%) MVC

Java Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 23 October 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 14 (25.93%) Tomcat
2 5 (9.26%) Apache
3 3 (5.56%) Oracle Service Bus
4 2 (3.70%) JBoss
5 1 (1.85%) CMS
5 1 (1.85%) Node.js
Business Applications
1 7 (12.96%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 2 (3.70%) Magento
2 2 (3.70%) Shopify
3 1 (1.85%) CODA-Financials
Cloud Services
1 7 (12.96%) Cloud Computing
1 7 (12.96%) Amazon EC2
1 7 (12.96%) Amazon AWS
1 7 (12.96%) SaaS
2 1 (1.85%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 3 (5.56%) HTTP
2 1 (1.85%) AMQP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (22.22%) MySQL
2 11 (20.37%) Relational Database
3 8 (14.81%) RDBMS
4 7 (12.96%) Oracle Database 11g
4 7 (12.96%) Oracle Database
5 4 (7.41%) Hazelcast
6 3 (5.56%) MongoDB
7 2 (3.70%) Oracle Database 10g
7 2 (3.70%) SQL Server
8 1 (1.85%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 12 (22.22%) Jenkins
2 10 (18.52%) Eclipse
2 10 (18.52%) Cucumber
3 8 (14.81%) Maven
3 8 (14.81%) JUnit
4 6 (11.11%) Hudson
4 6 (11.11%) FitNesse
4 6 (11.11%) Ant
5 4 (7.41%) NetBeans
6 3 (5.56%) Visual Studio
7 2 (3.70%) Subversion
8 1 (1.85%) WATIR
8 1 (1.85%) Selenium
General
1 9 (16.67%) Manufacturing
2 8 (14.81%) Finance
3 7 (12.96%) Marketing
3 7 (12.96%) Electronics
3 7 (12.96%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.85%) Billing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 36 (66.67%) Spring
2 21 (38.89%) Web Services
3 15 (27.78%) jQuery
3 15 (27.78%) CSS
4 14 (25.93%) J2EE
5 13 (24.07%) Hibernate
6 11 (20.37%) XML
7 10 (18.52%) RESTful
7 10 (18.52%) REST
8 9 (16.67%) Apache CXF
8 9 (16.67%) SOAP
9 8 (14.81%) HTML
10 7 (12.96%) Servlets
10 7 (12.96%) JSON
10 7 (12.96%) Spring MVC
10 7 (12.96%) LAMP
11 6 (11.11%) JSP
12 5 (9.26%) Ajax
13 4 (7.41%) RabbitMQ
13 4 (7.41%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 7 (12.96%) DTV
2 3 (5.56%) Cryptography
2 3 (5.56%) Open Source
3 2 (3.70%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.85%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.85%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 25 (46.30%) Linux
2 9 (16.67%) UNIX
3 8 (14.81%) Fedora
3 8 (14.81%) CentOS
4 2 (3.70%) Ubuntu
5 1 (1.85%) Windows
5 1 (1.85%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (68.52%) Agile Software Development
2 22 (40.74%) Continuous Integration
3 20 (37.04%) Scrum
4 18 (33.33%) TDD
5 16 (29.63%) Software Engineering
6 10 (18.52%) Unit Testing
7 9 (16.67%) MVC
8 8 (14.81%) SOA
9 7 (12.96%) E-Commerce
9 7 (12.96%) Business Intelligence
9 7 (12.96%) Digital Marketing
9 7 (12.96%) Programme Management
9 7 (12.96%) Test Automation
10 6 (11.11%) Mentoring
11 5 (9.26%) Web Application Development
11 5 (9.26%) BDD
12 3 (5.56%) OOP
12 3 (5.56%) OO
12 3 (5.56%) Integration Testing
12 3 (5.56%) System Testing
Programming Languages
1 54 (100.00%) Java
2 20 (37.04%) SQL
3 11 (20.37%) PHP
3 11 (20.37%) PHP5
4 10 (18.52%) JavaScript
5 7 (12.96%) Python
5 7 (12.96%) Ruby
6 4 (7.41%) Scala
7 3 (5.56%) Bash Shell
8 2 (3.70%) C#
9 1 (1.85%) C++
9 1 (1.85%) C
Qualifications
1 8 (14.81%) Security Cleared
2 6 (11.11%) SC Cleared
3 2 (3.70%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.70%) QA
System Software
1 2 (3.70%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 1 (1.85%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 11 (20.37%) Oracle
2 8 (14.81%) Red Hat
3 7 (12.96%) SAP
4 4 (7.41%) Zend
5 2 (3.70%) Google
6 1 (1.85%) CODA
6 1 (1.85%) Sencha
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