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 26 July 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
26 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Java
Rank 23 24 14
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -10
Contract jobs citing Java 60 55 66
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 6.43% 6.06% 8.42%
As % of the Programming Languages category 17.19% 14.71% 20.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 43 48 52
Median daily rate £400 £408 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.84% +1.87%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £325 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £498 £525 £518
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Median hourly rate £51.09 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £40.38 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-10.84% +15.37%
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
349 374 326
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 37.41% 41.19% 41.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 250 315 254
Median daily rate £375 £375 £375
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £433 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 8 8
Median hourly rate £39.00 £35.00 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+11.42% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £29.27 £9.28 £16.60
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.65 £94.10 £44.30
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £37.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%

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 26 July 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 26 July 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 36 (34.95%) Spring
2 32 (31.07%) Agile Software Development
2 32 (31.07%) JavaScript
3 31 (30.10%) HTML
4 24 (23.30%) SQL
5 22 (21.36%) JUnit
6 21 (20.39%) CSS
7 20 (19.42%) Web Services
8 18 (17.48%) jQuery
8 18 (17.48%) Cucumber
9 17 (16.50%) REST
9 17 (16.50%) Web Development
9 17 (16.50%) Maven
10 16 (15.53%) TDD
10 16 (15.53%) Security Cleared
11 15 (14.56%) J2EE
12 14 (13.59%) XML
12 14 (13.59%) SOAP
12 14 (13.59%) Unix
12 14 (13.59%) Ruby
13 13 (12.62%) Git (software)
13 13 (12.62%) Linux
13 13 (12.62%) JSP
13 13 (12.62%) Oracle
14 12 (11.65%) E-Commerce
14 12 (11.65%) Hibernate
14 12 (11.65%) Automated Testing
15 11 (10.68%) PostgreSQL
15 11 (10.68%) Finance
15 11 (10.68%) C#

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 10 (9.71%) Mule
2 8 (7.77%) Mule ESB
3 7 (6.80%) Elasticsearch
4 5 (4.85%) Apache
4 5 (4.85%) Tomcat
5 4 (3.88%) Alfresco
5 4 (3.88%) Liferay
6 3 (2.91%) JBoss
7 2 (1.94%) WebLogic
7 2 (1.94%) WebSphere
8 1 (0.97%) Adobe Experience Manager
8 1 (0.97%) OpenStack
8 1 (0.97%) Sakai
8 1 (0.97%) WordPress
Applications
1 1 (0.97%) MS Excel
1 1 (0.97%) Simulink
Business Applications
1 3 (2.91%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 3 (2.91%) Teamcenter
2 2 (1.94%) ResourceLink
3 1 (0.97%) BigMachines
3 1 (0.97%) Oracle BPM
3 1 (0.97%) Primavera
Cloud Services
1 7 (6.80%) GitHub
2 6 (5.83%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.97%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 6 (5.83%) HTTP
2 3 (2.91%) Firewall
2 3 (2.91%) Internet
2 3 (2.91%) Network Security
2 3 (2.91%) TCP/IP
3 1 (0.97%) Cisco ASA
3 1 (0.97%) Extranet
3 1 (0.97%) OpenFlow
3 1 (0.97%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (10.68%) PostgreSQL
2 10 (9.71%) MongoDB
3 8 (7.77%) SQL Server
4 7 (6.80%) NoSQL
4 7 (6.80%) Relational Database
5 4 (3.88%) Oracle Database
6 3 (2.91%) MySQL
7 1 (0.97%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 22 (21.36%) JUnit
2 18 (17.48%) Cucumber
3 17 (16.50%) Maven
4 13 (12.62%) Git (software)
5 10 (9.71%) Jenkins
5 10 (9.71%) Subversion
6 8 (7.77%) Eclipse
6 8 (7.77%) Mockito
6 8 (7.77%) SpecFlow
7 6 (5.83%) Capybara
7 6 (5.83%) git-flow
7 6 (5.83%) RSpec
8 3 (2.91%) JIRA
8 3 (2.91%) PhantomJS
9 2 (1.94%) Appium
9 2 (1.94%) Rational DOORS
9 2 (1.94%) Robotium
9 2 (1.94%) Selenium
9 2 (1.94%) WebDriver
9 2 (1.94%) Xcode
General
1 11 (10.68%) Finance
2 5 (4.85%) Manufacturing
2 5 (4.85%) Marketing
3 3 (2.91%) Electronics
3 3 (2.91%) Telecoms
4 2 (1.94%) Advertising
5 1 (0.97%) Aerospace
5 1 (0.97%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 72 (69.90%) Developer
2 51 (49.51%) Java Developer
3 8 (7.77%) Java Software Developer
3 8 (7.77%) Software Developer
3 8 (7.77%) Test Engineer
4 7 (6.80%) Architect
4 7 (6.80%) Test Automation Engineer
5 6 (5.83%) Integration Developer
6 5 (4.85%) Senior Developer
6 5 (4.85%) Senior Java Developer
7 4 (3.88%) Consultant
7 4 (3.88%) Solutions Architect
8 3 (2.91%) Analyst
8 3 (2.91%) Applications Developer
8 3 (2.91%) Java Engineer
8 3 (2.91%) Mobile Developer
8 3 (2.91%) Ruby Developer
8 3 (2.91%) Ruby on Rails Developer
8 3 (2.91%) Software Engineer
8 3 (2.91%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 36 (34.95%) Spring
2 31 (30.10%) HTML
3 21 (20.39%) CSS
4 20 (19.42%) Web Services
5 18 (17.48%) jQuery
6 17 (16.50%) REST
7 15 (14.56%) J2EE
8 14 (13.59%) SOAP
8 14 (13.59%) XML
9 13 (12.62%) JSP
10 12 (11.65%) Hibernate
11 10 (9.71%) AngularJS
11 10 (9.71%) RESTful
11 10 (9.71%) Spring MVC
12 9 (8.74%) XSLT
13 8 (7.77%) JPA
13 8 (7.77%) JSF
14 7 (6.80%) Dropwizard
14 7 (6.80%) JSON
15 6 (5.83%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 6 (5.83%) Visualisation
2 4 (3.88%) Mobile App
3 3 (2.91%) VLE
4 1 (0.97%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (0.97%) Blog
4 1 (0.97%) Cyberthreat
4 1 (0.97%) Data Centre
4 1 (0.97%) Digital Media
4 1 (0.97%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (0.97%) Mainframe
4 1 (0.97%) Management Information System
4 1 (0.97%) Social Media
4 1 (0.97%) User Experience
4 1 (0.97%) VHDL
Operating Systems
1 14 (13.59%) Unix
2 13 (12.62%) Linux
3 8 (7.77%) Android
4 7 (6.80%) Apple iOS
5 6 (5.83%) Mac OS X
5 6 (5.83%) Windows
6 2 (1.94%) Windows 10
6 2 (1.94%) Windows 8
6 2 (1.94%) Windows Mobile
7 1 (0.97%) AIX
7 1 (0.97%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (0.97%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (31.07%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (16.50%) Web Development
3 16 (15.53%) TDD
4 12 (11.65%) Automated Testing
4 12 (11.65%) E-Commerce
5 10 (9.71%) Open Source
5 10 (9.71%) SDLC
6 9 (8.74%) BDD
6 9 (8.74%) MVC
6 9 (8.74%) Responsive Web Design
6 9 (8.74%) Scrum
7 8 (7.77%) Configuration Management
7 8 (7.77%) Continuous Integration
7 8 (7.77%) Data Migration
7 8 (7.77%) Exploratory Testing
7 8 (7.77%) Integration Testing
7 8 (7.77%) Migration
7 8 (7.77%) Software Engineering
7 8 (7.77%) Test Automation
7 8 (7.77%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 32 (31.07%) JavaScript
2 24 (23.30%) SQL
3 14 (13.59%) Ruby
4 11 (10.68%) C#
5 10 (9.71%) Python
6 9 (8.74%) Objective-C
7 8 (7.77%) C++
7 8 (7.77%) Scala
8 5 (4.85%) C
9 4 (3.88%) PHP
10 2 (1.94%) ABAP
10 2 (1.94%) Apple Swift
10 2 (1.94%) T-SQL
11 1 (0.97%) Ada
11 1 (0.97%) Clojure
11 1 (0.97%) Groovy
11 1 (0.97%) MATLAB
11 1 (0.97%) PowerShell
11 1 (0.97%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 16 (15.53%) Security Cleared
2 5 (4.85%) DV Cleared
2 5 (4.85%) SC Cleared
3 2 (1.94%) CISSP
3 2 (1.94%) CREST Certified
3 2 (1.94%) GCIA
3 2 (1.94%) GCIH
3 2 (1.94%) ITIL Certification
3 2 (1.94%) SANS
4 1 (0.97%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.91%) QA
2 2 (1.94%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (1.94%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (2.91%) Snort
2 1 (0.97%) Docker
2 1 (0.97%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 2 (1.94%) HP Quality Center
1 2 (1.94%) Puppet
1 2 (1.94%) RSA enVision
2 1 (0.97%) Ansible
2 1 (0.97%) Graylog
2 1 (0.97%) Kubernetes
2 1 (0.97%) Nessus
2 1 (0.97%) OpenAM
2 1 (0.97%) QRadar
Vendors
1 13 (12.62%) Oracle
2 5 (4.85%) SAP
3 4 (3.88%) Microsoft
4 3 (2.91%) Blackboard
5 2 (1.94%) ArcSight
5 2 (1.94%) Google
5 2 (1.94%) LogRhythm
5 2 (1.94%) Salesforce.com
5 2 (1.94%) Siemens
5 2 (1.94%) Splunk
5 2 (1.94%) Tableau
6 1 (0.97%) Adobe
6 1 (0.97%) CheckPoint
6 1 (0.97%) Cisco
6 1 (0.97%) Citrix
6 1 (0.97%) Intel Security
6 1 (0.97%) ScanSafe
6 1 (0.97%) ServiceNow
6 1 (0.97%) Zend