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 28 July 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
28 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Java Developer
Rank 46 59 47
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -12
Contract jobs requiring a Java Developer 29 16 23
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 3.09% 1.77% 2.91%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.20% 1.85% 3.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 11 18
Median daily rate £375 £413 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.09% +10.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £322 £375 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £425 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £420 £388 £350
% change year-on-year
+8.38% +10.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £40.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-12.50% +14.28%
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
905 863 758
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 96.38% 95.36% 95.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 645 645 552
Median daily rate £375 £375 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £246 £255
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £481 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 37 41 37
Median hourly rate £28.50 £15.25 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+86.88% -12.85%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £9.00 £14.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.00 £36.00 £35.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.16 £16.14
% change year-on-year
+2.10% +0.12%

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 28 July 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 28 July 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 49 (100.00%) Java
2 31 (63.27%) Spring
3 19 (38.78%) JavaScript
4 17 (34.69%) Agile Software Development
5 15 (30.61%) HTML
5 15 (30.61%) jQuery
6 14 (28.57%) JUnit
7 13 (26.53%) Maven
8 11 (22.45%) TDD
8 11 (22.45%) SQL
9 10 (20.41%) CSS
9 10 (20.41%) SOAP
10 9 (18.37%) Oracle
10 9 (18.37%) Web Services
10 9 (18.37%) Hibernate
10 9 (18.37%) Mule
10 9 (18.37%) REST
11 8 (16.33%) Mockito
11 8 (16.33%) Jenkins
11 8 (16.33%) Spring MVC
11 8 (16.33%) JSF
11 8 (16.33%) J2EE
12 7 (14.29%) Finance
12 7 (14.29%) Scrum
12 7 (14.29%) Web Development
12 7 (14.29%) RESTful
12 7 (14.29%) Mule ESB
12 7 (14.29%) Microservices
12 7 (14.29%) AngularJS
13 6 (12.24%) Git (software)

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 (18.37%) Mule
2 7 (14.29%) Mule ESB
3 4 (8.16%) Liferay
3 4 (8.16%) Tomcat
4 3 (6.12%) Apache
4 3 (6.12%) JBoss
5 2 (4.08%) WebLogic
6 1 (2.04%) Alfresco
6 1 (2.04%) Sakai
6 1 (2.04%) WebSphere
Applications
1 1 (2.04%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (4.08%) SAP Oil and Gas
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (12.24%) SQL Server
2 4 (8.16%) Oracle Database
3 2 (4.08%) MongoDB
4 1 (2.04%) Relational Database
4 1 (2.04%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 14 (28.57%) JUnit
2 13 (26.53%) Maven
3 8 (16.33%) Jenkins
3 8 (16.33%) Mockito
4 6 (12.24%) Git (software)
5 5 (10.20%) Eclipse
6 4 (8.16%) Cucumber
7 3 (6.12%) JIRA
7 3 (6.12%) PhantomJS
8 1 (2.04%) Hamcrest
8 1 (2.04%) IntelliJ
8 1 (2.04%) Sonatype Nexus
8 1 (2.04%) Subversion
General
1 7 (14.29%) Finance
2 2 (4.08%) Electronics
2 2 (4.08%) Manufacturing
2 2 (4.08%) Marketing
2 2 (4.08%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (63.27%) Spring
2 15 (30.61%) HTML
2 15 (30.61%) jQuery
3 10 (20.41%) CSS
3 10 (20.41%) SOAP
4 9 (18.37%) Hibernate
4 9 (18.37%) REST
4 9 (18.37%) Web Services
5 8 (16.33%) J2EE
5 8 (16.33%) JSF
5 8 (16.33%) Spring MVC
6 7 (14.29%) AngularJS
6 7 (14.29%) RESTful
7 6 (12.24%) JSP
8 5 (10.20%) JPA
8 5 (10.20%) XML
8 5 (10.20%) XSLT
9 4 (8.16%) JSON
10 3 (6.12%) JAX-WS
10 3 (6.12%) Struts
Miscellaneous
1 2 (4.08%) VLE
2 1 (2.04%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (2.04%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 3 (6.12%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (34.69%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (22.45%) TDD
3 7 (14.29%) Microservices
3 7 (14.29%) Scrum
3 7 (14.29%) Web Development
4 6 (12.24%) MVC
5 4 (8.16%) Automated Testing
5 4 (8.16%) SDLC
5 4 (8.16%) Software Delivery
6 3 (6.12%) Continuous Improvement
6 3 (6.12%) Mobile Development
6 3 (6.12%) Test Scripting
6 3 (6.12%) Waterfall
7 2 (4.08%) Business Intelligence
7 2 (4.08%) DevOps
7 2 (4.08%) Digital Marketing
7 2 (4.08%) Open Source
7 2 (4.08%) Programme Management
7 2 (4.08%) Responsive Web Design
7 2 (4.08%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 49 (100.00%) Java
2 19 (38.78%) JavaScript
3 11 (22.45%) SQL
4 2 (4.08%) T-SQL
5 1 (2.04%) Groovy
5 1 (2.04%) Scala
5 1 (2.04%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 3 (6.12%) Security Cleared
2 1 (2.04%) BPSS Clearance
2 1 (2.04%) DV Cleared
2 1 (2.04%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.04%) QA
System Software
1 1 (2.04%) Docker
1 1 (2.04%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 1 (2.04%) Graylog
Vendors
1 9 (18.37%) Oracle
2 2 (4.08%) Blackboard
2 2 (4.08%) Microsoft
2 2 (4.08%) SAP
3 1 (2.04%) Google
3 1 (2.04%) Salesforce.com