The table below looks at the statistics for Java skills in IT contracts advertised for the Bristol region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Java over the 3 months to 8 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
8 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Java
Rank 16 33 10
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -23
Contract jobs citing Java 63 40 111
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 8.32% 4.87% 11.88%
As % of the Programming Languages category 21.65% 13.03% 29.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 41 28 81
Median daily rate £400 £350 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% -17.64%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £330 £120 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £408 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £425 £400
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 5
Median hourly rate £43.00 £65.00 £47.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-33.84% +36.84%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £40.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Java
South West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in contract jobs advertised in the Bristol region.

Programming Languages Category
Bristol
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
291 307 381
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 38.44% 37.35% 40.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 197 226 276
Median daily rate £375 £365 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.73% -8.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £393 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 9 20
Median hourly rate £30.00 £37.50 £47.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-20.00% -21.05%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.00 £13.00 £22.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.00 £65.00 £50.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £38.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +10.00%

Java
Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Bristol region citing Java as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Programming Languages category.

Java Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

Java
Daily Rate Trend in Bristol

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

Java Daily Rate Trend in Bristol

Java
Daily Rate Histogram in Bristol

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Java across the Bristol region over the 3 months to 8 December 2016.

Java Daily Rate Histogram in Bristol

Java
Hourly Rate Trend in Bristol

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

Java Hourly Rate Trend in Bristol

Java
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 8 December 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Java also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Bristol region with a requirement for Java.

1 53 (43.44%) Agile Software Development
2 41 (33.61%) JavaScript
3 37 (30.33%) Spring
4 29 (23.77%) TDD
5 25 (20.49%) Scrum
6 24 (19.67%) C#
6 24 (19.67%) jQuery
7 23 (18.85%) RESTful
8 22 (18.03%) Web Development
8 22 (18.03%) SQL
8 22 (18.03%) Python
9 21 (17.21%) Git (software)
9 21 (17.21%) Continuous Integration
10 20 (16.39%) Cucumber
11 19 (15.57%) SOAP
11 19 (15.57%) HTML
11 19 (15.57%) Web Services
11 19 (15.57%) MVC
12 18 (14.75%) BDD
12 18 (14.75%) Security Cleared
12 18 (14.75%) Spring MVC
13 17 (13.93%) Software Engineering
13 17 (13.93%) CSS
13 17 (13.93%) REST
14 16 (13.11%) AngularJS
14 16 (13.11%) .NET
14 16 (13.11%) Ruby
14 16 (13.11%) JSF
15 15 (12.30%) Unix
16 14 (11.48%) Hibernate

Java
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 6 (4.92%) Liferay
2 5 (4.10%) Mule
3 4 (3.28%) CMS
3 4 (3.28%) Mule ESB
3 4 (3.28%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 4 (3.28%) Tomcat
4 3 (2.46%) Alfresco
4 3 (2.46%) Apache
4 3 (2.46%) IIS
4 3 (2.46%) SharePoint
5 2 (1.64%) BizTalk Server
5 2 (1.64%) Confluence
5 2 (1.64%) SharePoint 2013
5 2 (1.64%) WebLogic
5 2 (1.64%) WebSphere
6 1 (0.82%) Adobe Experience Manager
6 1 (0.82%) CICS
6 1 (0.82%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 6 (4.92%) MS Excel
2 3 (2.46%) MS Office
3 2 (1.64%) Simulink
4 1 (0.82%) Windchill
Business Applications
1 2 (1.64%) Dynamics AX
1 2 (1.64%) Dynamics CRM
1 2 (1.64%) Oracle BPM
2 1 (0.82%) Primavera
2 1 (0.82%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 9 (7.38%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (3.28%) GitHub
3 3 (2.46%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (0.82%) Dropbox
4 1 (0.82%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (4.92%) Firewall
1 6 (4.92%) Internet
1 6 (4.92%) TCP/IP
2 5 (4.10%) Cisco ASA
2 5 (4.10%) HTTP
3 1 (0.82%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (8.20%) SQL Server
2 7 (5.74%) PostgreSQL
3 5 (4.10%) NoSQL
4 4 (3.28%) Oracle Database
5 3 (2.46%) MS Access
6 2 (1.64%) DB2
6 2 (1.64%) MongoDB
6 2 (1.64%) MySQL
6 2 (1.64%) Relational Database
7 1 (0.82%) Apache Cassandra
7 1 (0.82%) Oracle Database 10g
7 1 (0.82%) Oracle Database 11g
7 1 (0.82%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 21 (17.21%) Git (software)
2 20 (16.39%) Cucumber
3 13 (10.66%) Maven
4 10 (8.20%) JUnit
5 9 (7.38%) Jenkins
5 9 (7.38%) Selenium
6 8 (6.56%) SpecFlow
7 5 (4.10%) Eclipse
7 5 (4.10%) Mockito
8 4 (3.28%) JIRA
8 4 (3.28%) Rational DOORS
9 3 (2.46%) Android Studio
9 3 (2.46%) Ant
9 3 (2.46%) GoCD
9 3 (2.46%) Subversion
9 3 (2.46%) WebDriver
10 2 (1.64%) Appium
10 2 (1.64%) git-flow
10 2 (1.64%) Protractor
10 2 (1.64%) Xcode
General
1 9 (7.38%) Finance
2 6 (4.92%) Telecoms
3 3 (2.46%) Aerospace
3 3 (2.46%) Manufacturing
3 3 (2.46%) Marketing
4 2 (1.64%) Advertising
4 2 (1.64%) Banking
5 1 (0.82%) Automotive
5 1 (0.82%) Electronics
5 1 (0.82%) Retail
Job Titles
1 92 (75.41%) Developer
2 66 (54.10%) Java Developer
3 13 (10.66%) C# Developer
4 10 (8.20%) Software Developer
5 9 (7.38%) Java Software Developer
6 8 (6.56%) Salesforce Developer
6 8 (6.56%) Test Engineer
7 7 (5.74%) Analyst
7 7 (5.74%) Python Developer
7 7 (5.74%) Test Automation Engineer
8 6 (4.92%) Consultant
9 5 (4.10%) Agile Java Developer
9 5 (4.10%) C++ Developer
9 5 (4.10%) C++/C# Developer
9 5 (4.10%) C++/Java Developer
9 5 (4.10%) Java Engineer
9 5 (4.10%) Polyglot Developer
9 5 (4.10%) Senior Developer
9 5 (4.10%) Senior Java Developer
9 5 (4.10%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 37 (30.33%) Spring
2 24 (19.67%) jQuery
3 23 (18.85%) RESTful
4 19 (15.57%) HTML
4 19 (15.57%) SOAP
4 19 (15.57%) Web Services
5 18 (14.75%) Spring MVC
6 17 (13.93%) CSS
6 17 (13.93%) REST
7 16 (13.11%) .NET
7 16 (13.11%) AngularJS
7 16 (13.11%) JSF
8 14 (11.48%) Hibernate
9 12 (9.84%) XML
10 10 (8.20%) JSON
11 8 (6.56%) Dropwizard
11 8 (6.56%) RabbitMQ
12 7 (5.74%) J2EE
12 7 (5.74%) JSP
13 6 (4.92%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 5 (4.10%) Cyberthreat
1 5 (4.10%) Management Information System
2 3 (2.46%) User Experience
2 3 (2.46%) W3C
3 2 (1.64%) Data Integration
3 2 (1.64%) Driving Licence
3 2 (1.64%) Visualisation
4 1 (0.82%) AS400
4 1 (0.82%) Clustering
4 1 (0.82%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (0.82%) Mainframe
4 1 (0.82%) Mobile App
4 1 (0.82%) VSAM
Operating Systems
1 15 (12.30%) Unix
2 13 (10.66%) Linux
3 9 (7.38%) Windows
4 6 (4.92%) Android
5 4 (3.28%) Apple iOS
6 2 (1.64%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 53 (43.44%) Agile Software Development
2 29 (23.77%) TDD
3 25 (20.49%) Scrum
4 22 (18.03%) Web Development
5 21 (17.21%) Continuous Integration
6 19 (15.57%) MVC
7 18 (14.75%) BDD
8 17 (13.93%) Software Engineering
9 13 (10.66%) Test Automation
10 12 (9.84%) E-Commerce
11 11 (9.02%) Pair Programming
12 10 (8.20%) Automated Testing
12 10 (8.20%) Configuration Management
13 9 (7.38%) Unit Testing
14 8 (6.56%) Exploratory Testing
14 8 (6.56%) Open Source
15 7 (5.74%) ITIL
15 7 (5.74%) Kanban
15 7 (5.74%) Responsive Web Design
16 6 (4.92%) Enterprise Architecture
Programming Languages
1 41 (33.61%) JavaScript
2 24 (19.67%) C#
3 22 (18.03%) Python
3 22 (18.03%) SQL
4 16 (13.11%) Ruby
5 9 (7.38%) C++
6 8 (6.56%) Apex Code
6 8 (6.56%) Scala
7 6 (4.92%) Objective-C
8 5 (4.10%) PowerShell
9 4 (3.28%) PHP
9 4 (3.28%) PL/SQL
10 3 (2.46%) Clojure
10 3 (2.46%) VBA
11 2 (1.64%) Ada
11 2 (1.64%) Go
11 2 (1.64%) MATLAB
11 2 (1.64%) Perl
12 1 (0.82%) COBOL
12 1 (0.82%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 18 (14.75%) Security Cleared
2 12 (9.84%) SC Cleared
3 9 (7.38%) DV Cleared
4 1 (0.82%) BC Cleared
4 1 (0.82%) CISSP
4 1 (0.82%) CREST Certified
4 1 (0.82%) GCIA
4 1 (0.82%) GCIH
4 1 (0.82%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.46%) QA
2 1 (0.82%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (0.82%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 6 (4.92%) Docker
1 6 (4.92%) Snort
2 3 (2.46%) LXC
Systems Management
1 5 (4.10%) Nessus
1 5 (4.10%) QRadar
2 1 (0.82%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (0.82%) Puppet
2 1 (0.82%) RSA enVision
Vendors
1 12 (9.84%) Oracle
2 11 (9.02%) Microsoft
3 8 (6.56%) Salesforce.com
4 5 (4.10%) ATG
4 5 (4.10%) CheckPoint
4 5 (4.10%) Cisco
4 5 (4.10%) Citrix
4 5 (4.10%) Intel Security
4 5 (4.10%) ScanSafe
5 4 (3.28%) hybris
6 3 (2.46%) Remedy
7 1 (0.82%) Ab Initio
7 1 (0.82%) Adobe
7 1 (0.82%) ArcSight
7 1 (0.82%) Atlassian
7 1 (0.82%) BEA
7 1 (0.82%) IBM
7 1 (0.82%) LogRhythm
7 1 (0.82%) MuleSoft
7 1 (0.82%) Splunk
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