The table below looks at the statistics for the Java Software Engineer 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 Software Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 30 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
30 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java Software Engineer
Rank 76 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs requiring a Java Software Engineer 1 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 0.10% - -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.11% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
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UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £320 £308
% change year-on-year
+17.18% +4.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £36.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
-16.66% -4.00%
Java Software Engineer
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
935 546 853
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 93.78% 90.25% 93.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 660 370 483
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 £225 £235 £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 49 43 61
Average hourly rate £16.50 £13.00 £27.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+26.92% -52.72%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.20 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £23.20 £47.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £16.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-3.03% -5.71%

Java Software Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Java Software Engineer in the job title across the Bristol region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Java Software Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

Java Software Engineer
Daily Rate Trend in Bristol

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Java Software Engineer across the Bristol region.

Java Software Engineer Daily Rate Trend in Bristol

Java Software Engineer
Hourly Rate Trend in Bristol

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Java Software Engineer across the Bristol region.

Java Software Engineer Hourly Rate Trend in Bristol

Java Software Engineer
Top 29 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 30 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Bristol region that cited Java Software Engineer 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 Software Engineer in their job title.

1 3 (100.00%) Java
1 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (100.00%) Spring
1 3 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 2 (66.67%) Apache CXF
2 2 (66.67%) REST
2 2 (66.67%) Unit Testing
2 2 (66.67%) Continuous Integration
2 2 (66.67%) SOAP
2 2 (66.67%) Web Services
3 1 (33.33%) Apache
3 1 (33.33%) Tomcat
3 1 (33.33%) Eclipse
3 1 (33.33%) Oracle Database 10g
3 1 (33.33%) Oracle
3 1 (33.33%) Ant
3 1 (33.33%) JUnit
3 1 (33.33%) JSP
3 1 (33.33%) MVC
3 1 (33.33%) Hibernate
3 1 (33.33%) Scrum
3 1 (33.33%) Cryptography
3 1 (33.33%) System Testing
3 1 (33.33%) Web Application Development
3 1 (33.33%) Oracle Database
3 1 (33.33%) Java EE
3 1 (33.33%) Spring MVC
3 1 (33.33%) Oracle RAC
3 1 (33.33%) Oracle Database 11g

Java Software Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 30 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Bristol region that cited Java Software Engineer 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 Software Engineer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (33.33%) Apache
1 1 (33.33%) Tomcat
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle Database 10g
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle Database
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Eclipse
1 1 (33.33%) Ant
1 1 (33.33%) JUnit
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (100.00%) Spring
2 2 (66.67%) Apache CXF
2 2 (66.67%) REST
2 2 (66.67%) SOAP
2 2 (66.67%) Web Services
3 1 (33.33%) JSP
3 1 (33.33%) Hibernate
3 1 (33.33%) Java EE
3 1 (33.33%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Cryptography
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 2 (66.67%) Unit Testing
2 2 (66.67%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (33.33%) MVC
3 1 (33.33%) Scrum
3 1 (33.33%) System Testing
3 1 (33.33%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) Java
System Software
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle RAC
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle