The table below looks at the statistics for Java skills 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 over the 3 months to 27 July 2015 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
27 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Java
Rank 22 14 25
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +11
Contract jobs citing Java 59 66 23
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 6.53% 8.34% 4.28%
As % of the Programming Languages category 15.78% 19.88% 15.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 51 52 16
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£413 £400 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.12% +18.51%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £350 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £518 £420
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.38 £35.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+15.37% -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
374 332 151
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 41.37% 41.97% 28.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 315 257 102
Average daily rate £375 £375 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +25.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £445 £450 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £351 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+0.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 8 4
Average hourly rate £36.00 £35.00 £42.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.85% -17.64%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.56 £16.60 £26.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £88.20 £44.30 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -

Java
Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Java across the Bristol region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 27 July 2015.

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 27 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Bristol region citing Java also 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 that cited Java.

1 57 (47.50%) Agile Software Development
2 41 (34.17%) Scrum
3 31 (25.83%) Web Services
4 28 (23.33%) Linux
5 27 (22.50%) SQL
6 23 (19.17%) .NET
6 23 (19.17%) Git (software)
7 22 (18.33%) TDD
8 20 (16.67%) Puppet
8 20 (16.67%) JavaScript
8 20 (16.67%) Opscode Chef
9 19 (15.83%) Open Source
9 19 (15.83%) Ruby
10 18 (15.00%) Spring
10 18 (15.00%) Continuous Integration
10 18 (15.00%) Amazon AWS
10 18 (15.00%) Configuration Management
10 18 (15.00%) HTML
11 17 (14.17%) E-Commerce
11 17 (14.17%) Business Intelligence
11 17 (14.17%) DevOps
11 17 (14.17%) Mobile App
12 16 (13.33%) Ansible
12 16 (13.33%) Red Hat
13 15 (12.50%) SOA
13 15 (12.50%) CSS
13 15 (12.50%) Drupal
13 15 (12.50%) Jenkins
14 14 (11.67%) BDD
14 14 (11.67%) OO

Java
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 27 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Bristol region citing Java also 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 that cited Java. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 15 (12.50%) Drupal
2 11 (9.17%) Liferay
3 9 (7.50%) Node.js
4 6 (5.00%) Mule
4 6 (5.00%) Apache
5 5 (4.17%) CMS
6 3 (2.50%) Confluence
6 3 (2.50%) Mule ESB
7 2 (1.67%) MediaWiki
7 2 (1.67%) Tomcat
7 2 (1.67%) IIS
7 2 (1.67%) nginx
8 1 (0.83%) LiveCycle
8 1 (0.83%) WebSphere
Applications
1 6 (5.00%) MS Excel
2 4 (3.33%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 7 (5.83%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.83%) BigMachines
Cloud Services
1 18 (15.00%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (2.50%) Cloud Computing
3 2 (1.67%) SaaS
4 1 (0.83%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 5 (4.17%) HTTP
1 5 (4.17%) Internet
2 2 (1.67%) OSPF
2 2 (1.67%) BGP
2 2 (1.67%) EIGRP
2 2 (1.67%) Firewall
2 2 (1.67%) IPsec
2 2 (1.67%) Network Security
2 2 (1.67%) VPN
2 2 (1.67%) IPv6
2 2 (1.67%) LDAP
2 2 (1.67%) LAN
2 2 (1.67%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (10.83%) MySQL
2 12 (10.00%) SQL Server
2 12 (10.00%) PostgreSQL
3 11 (9.17%) Relational Database
4 10 (8.33%) MongoDB
5 7 (5.83%) Big Data
5 7 (5.83%) DB2
5 7 (5.83%) Data Warehouse
6 6 (5.00%) SQL Server 2005
6 6 (5.00%) MS Access
7 5 (4.17%) SQLite
7 5 (4.17%) SQL Server 2012
7 5 (4.17%) Apache Cassandra
8 4 (3.33%) Oracle Database
9 3 (2.50%) Oracle Database 10g
10 2 (1.67%) Oracle Reports
10 2 (1.67%) Oracle Database 11g
11 1 (0.83%) SQL Server 2008
11 1 (0.83%) NoSQL
11 1 (0.83%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 23 (19.17%) Git (software)
2 15 (12.50%) Jenkins
3 13 (10.83%) Selenium
4 10 (8.33%) Talend Open Studio
4 10 (8.33%) JIRA
5 7 (5.83%) Subversion
5 7 (5.83%) Visual Studio
5 7 (5.83%) Team Foundation Server
6 6 (5.00%) JUnit
6 6 (5.00%) WebDriver
6 6 (5.00%) Cucumber
7 4 (3.33%) SpecFlow
7 4 (3.33%) Robotium
7 4 (3.33%) Mechanoid
7 4 (3.33%) Robolectric
7 4 (3.33%) TestNG
8 3 (2.50%) Oracle APEX
8 3 (2.50%) Calabash
9 2 (1.67%) Hudson
9 2 (1.67%) Maven
General
1 11 (9.17%) Finance
2 7 (5.83%) Manufacturing
2 7 (5.83%) Electronics
2 7 (5.83%) Telecoms
2 7 (5.83%) Marketing
3 1 (0.83%) Retail
Job Titles
1 63 (52.50%) Developer
2 20 (16.67%) Java Developer
3 14 (11.67%) DevOps Engineer
4 12 (10.00%) Analyst
5 11 (9.17%) Senior Developer
6 8 (6.67%) Designer
7 7 (5.83%) JavaScript Developer
8 6 (5.00%) Developer Analyst
8 6 (5.00%) DBA
8 6 (5.00%) Programmer
9 5 (4.17%) Tester
10 4 (3.33%) Administrator
10 4 (3.33%) Drupal Developer
10 4 (3.33%) Database Designer
10 4 (3.33%) Senior Android Developer
10 4 (3.33%) Talend Developer
10 4 (3.33%) Android Developer
11 3 (2.50%) Automation Analyst
11 3 (2.50%) Automated Tester
11 3 (2.50%) Mobile Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (25.83%) Web Services
2 23 (19.17%) .NET
3 18 (15.00%) HTML
3 18 (15.00%) Spring
4 15 (12.50%) CSS
5 12 (10.00%) jQuery
6 10 (8.33%) J2EE
6 10 (8.33%) Hibernate
7 9 (7.50%) ASP.NET
8 8 (6.67%) REST
9 7 (5.83%) AngularJS
9 7 (5.83%) Apache Camel
9 7 (5.83%) JSON
9 7 (5.83%) SOAP
10 6 (5.00%) ASP.NET MVC
10 6 (5.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 6 (5.00%) ASP.NET MVC 3
10 6 (5.00%) Backbone.js
10 6 (5.00%) Underscore.js
10 6 (5.00%) Marionette.js
Miscellaneous
1 17 (14.17%) Mobile App
2 7 (5.83%) DTV
3 5 (4.17%) Visualisation
3 5 (4.17%) User Experience
4 4 (3.33%) Mobile Payment
4 4 (3.33%) Replication
5 3 (2.50%) Data Centre
6 2 (1.67%) Wiki
6 2 (1.67%) iPad
7 1 (0.83%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (0.83%) IBM Mainframe
7 1 (0.83%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 28 (23.33%) Linux
2 13 (10.83%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 10 (8.33%) Apple iOS
3 10 (8.33%) Android
4 7 (5.83%) Windows
5 4 (3.33%) CentOS
5 4 (3.33%) Windows Phone
5 4 (3.33%) Windows Phone 7
6 3 (2.50%) Ubuntu
7 2 (1.67%) Windows Server 2003
7 2 (1.67%) Debian
7 2 (1.67%) Fedora
Processes & Methodologies
1 57 (47.50%) Agile Software Development
2 41 (34.17%) Scrum
3 22 (18.33%) TDD
4 19 (15.83%) Open Source
5 18 (15.00%) Continuous Integration
5 18 (15.00%) Configuration Management
6 17 (14.17%) Business Intelligence
6 17 (14.17%) E-Commerce
6 17 (14.17%) DevOps
7 15 (12.50%) SOA
8 14 (11.67%) OO
8 14 (11.67%) BDD
9 13 (10.83%) Software Engineering
10 10 (8.33%) Content Management
10 10 (8.33%) OOP
10 10 (8.33%) Kanban
11 9 (7.50%) Unit Testing
11 9 (7.50%) SDLC
11 9 (7.50%) ETL
12 8 (6.67%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 27 (22.50%) SQL
2 20 (16.67%) JavaScript
3 19 (15.83%) Ruby
4 12 (10.00%) PHP
5 11 (9.17%) C#
6 6 (5.00%) VB.NET
6 6 (5.00%) VBA
7 4 (3.33%) Python
7 4 (3.33%) Objective-C
7 4 (3.33%) Bash Shell
8 3 (2.50%) Perl
8 3 (2.50%) PL/SQL
9 1 (0.83%) VB
9 1 (0.83%) C++
9 1 (0.83%) PHP5
9 1 (0.83%) Groovy
9 1 (0.83%) PowerShell
9 1 (0.83%) Apex Code
9 1 (0.83%) C
Qualifications
1 9 (7.50%) Security Cleared
2 4 (3.33%) SC Cleared
3 3 (2.50%) ISEB
4 2 (1.67%) ISTQB
4 2 (1.67%) DV Cleared
4 2 (1.67%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 1 (0.83%) HND
5 1 (0.83%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (5.00%) QA
System Software
1 2 (1.67%) Samba
1 2 (1.67%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (1.67%) Postfix
1 2 (1.67%) XenServer
1 2 (1.67%) iptables
Systems Management
1 20 (16.67%) Puppet
1 20 (16.67%) Opscode Chef
2 16 (13.33%) Ansible
3 2 (1.67%) Salt
3 2 (1.67%) ZABBIX
3 2 (1.67%) HP Quality Center
4 1 (0.83%) Nagios
4 1 (0.83%) Zenoss
Vendors
1 16 (13.33%) Red Hat
2 13 (10.83%) VMware
3 12 (10.00%) Oracle
4 10 (8.33%) Talend
5 9 (7.50%) ForgeRock
6 7 (5.83%) SAP
6 7 (5.83%) Microsoft
7 6 (5.00%) Salesforce.com
7 6 (5.00%) Percona
8 5 (4.17%) TIBCO
8 5 (4.17%) SaltStack
8 5 (4.17%) Atlassian
9 4 (3.33%) Google
10 3 (2.50%) IBM
11 2 (1.67%) Citrix
11 2 (1.67%) hybris
12 1 (0.83%) Eloqua
12 1 (0.83%) webMethods
12 1 (0.83%) Adobe
12 1 (0.83%) Siebel
Bristol
Noir Consulting
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 20 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
CPS Group UK
Rate: Market related
Posted: 4 days ago
Bristol, Avon
CPS Group UK
Rate: £250 - 275 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Bristol Area
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 6 days ago