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 24 August 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
24 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Java
Rank 30 30 17
Rank change year-on-year
0 -13
Contract jobs citing Java 52 48 63
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 5.64% 5.23% 7.57%
As % of the Programming Languages category 15.81% 13.08% 19.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 33 42 49
Median daily rate £363 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-14.70% +6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £326 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £498 £525 £453
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 £40.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +14.28%
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
329 367 331
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 35.68% 39.98% 39.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 242 312 259
Median daily rate £375 £375 £375
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £270 £287
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £365 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.73% +4.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 9 3
Median hourly rate £39.00 £36.00 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+8.33% +2.85%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £39.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +11.42%

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 24 August 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 24 August 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 30 (32.26%) Spring
2 27 (29.03%) JavaScript
3 25 (26.88%) Agile Software Development
4 19 (20.43%) HTML
5 18 (19.35%) Cucumber
6 17 (18.28%) SQL
6 17 (18.28%) JUnit
7 16 (17.20%) Web Services
8 15 (16.13%) SOAP
8 15 (16.13%) jQuery
9 14 (15.05%) Security Cleared
9 14 (15.05%) TDD
9 14 (15.05%) Maven
9 14 (15.05%) Ruby
9 14 (15.05%) REST
10 13 (13.98%) Git (software)
10 13 (13.98%) Unix
10 13 (13.98%) CSS
11 12 (12.90%) Jenkins
11 12 (12.90%) Web Development
11 12 (12.90%) Automated Testing
12 11 (11.83%) Mule
12 11 (11.83%) Linux
12 11 (11.83%) Oracle
12 11 (11.83%) Python
12 11 (11.83%) Finance
13 10 (10.75%) Hibernate
13 10 (10.75%) C#
13 10 (10.75%) Continuous Integration
13 10 (10.75%) RESTful

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 11 (11.83%) Mule
2 9 (9.68%) Mule ESB
3 4 (4.30%) Elasticsearch
3 4 (4.30%) Liferay
4 3 (3.23%) Alfresco
5 2 (2.15%) JBoss
5 2 (2.15%) WebSphere
6 1 (1.08%) Adobe Experience Manager
6 1 (1.08%) OpenStack
6 1 (1.08%) Tomcat
6 1 (1.08%) WebLogic
6 1 (1.08%) WordPress
Applications
1 1 (1.08%) MS Excel
1 1 (1.08%) Simulink
Business Applications
1 3 (3.23%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 2 (2.15%) ResourceLink
3 1 (1.08%) Oracle BPM
3 1 (1.08%) Teamcenter
Cloud Services
1 6 (6.45%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (4.30%) GitHub
3 1 (1.08%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 4 (4.30%) Firewall
1 4 (4.30%) HTTP
1 4 (4.30%) Internet
1 4 (4.30%) TCP/IP
2 3 (3.23%) Network Security
3 2 (2.15%) Cisco ASA
4 1 (1.08%) Extranet
4 1 (1.08%) OpenFlow
4 1 (1.08%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (8.60%) PostgreSQL
2 6 (6.45%) MongoDB
2 6 (6.45%) Oracle Database
3 5 (5.38%) Relational Database
3 5 (5.38%) SQL Server
4 4 (4.30%) MySQL
4 4 (4.30%) NoSQL
5 1 (1.08%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 18 (19.35%) Cucumber
2 17 (18.28%) JUnit
3 14 (15.05%) Maven
4 13 (13.98%) Git (software)
5 12 (12.90%) Jenkins
6 9 (9.68%) Mockito
7 8 (8.60%) SpecFlow
8 7 (7.53%) Subversion
9 5 (5.38%) Eclipse
10 4 (4.30%) Capybara
10 4 (4.30%) git-flow
10 4 (4.30%) RSpec
11 3 (3.23%) JIRA
11 3 (3.23%) PhantomJS
11 3 (3.23%) Selenium
12 2 (2.15%) Protractor
12 2 (2.15%) Rational DOORS
12 2 (2.15%) Robotium
12 2 (2.15%) WebDriver
12 2 (2.15%) Xcode
General
1 11 (11.83%) Finance
2 5 (5.38%) Marketing
3 4 (4.30%) Manufacturing
4 3 (3.23%) Aerospace
4 3 (3.23%) Electronics
4 3 (3.23%) Telecoms
5 2 (2.15%) Advertising
6 1 (1.08%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 65 (69.89%) Developer
2 46 (49.46%) Java Developer
3 8 (8.60%) Java Software Developer
3 8 (8.60%) Software Developer
3 8 (8.60%) Test Engineer
4 7 (7.53%) Test Automation Engineer
5 6 (6.45%) Integration Developer
6 5 (5.38%) Consultant
6 5 (5.38%) Senior Developer
6 5 (5.38%) Senior Java Developer
7 3 (3.23%) Analyst
7 3 (3.23%) Architect
7 3 (3.23%) Java Engineer
7 3 (3.23%) Ruby on Rails Developer
7 3 (3.23%) Software Engineer
8 2 (2.15%) Agile Developer
8 2 (2.15%) Android Developer
8 2 (2.15%) Mobile Developer
8 2 (2.15%) QA Test Engineer
8 2 (2.15%) Security Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (32.26%) Spring
2 19 (20.43%) HTML
3 16 (17.20%) Web Services
4 15 (16.13%) jQuery
4 15 (16.13%) SOAP
5 14 (15.05%) REST
6 13 (13.98%) CSS
7 10 (10.75%) Hibernate
7 10 (10.75%) RESTful
8 9 (9.68%) AngularJS
8 9 (9.68%) JSF
8 9 (9.68%) Spring MVC
8 9 (9.68%) XML
9 7 (7.53%) J2EE
10 6 (6.45%) JSON
11 5 (5.38%) .NET
11 5 (5.38%) JSP
11 5 (5.38%) Sass
12 4 (4.30%) RabbitMQ
12 4 (4.30%) Ruby on Rails
Miscellaneous
1 4 (4.30%) Visualisation
2 3 (3.23%) Mobile App
3 2 (2.15%) Cyberthreat
3 2 (2.15%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.08%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.08%) Blog
4 1 (1.08%) Data Centre
4 1 (1.08%) Digital Media
4 1 (1.08%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (1.08%) Mainframe
4 1 (1.08%) Social Media
4 1 (1.08%) User Experience
4 1 (1.08%) VHDL
4 1 (1.08%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 13 (13.98%) Unix
2 11 (11.83%) Linux
3 7 (7.53%) Android
4 6 (6.45%) Apple iOS
4 6 (6.45%) Windows
5 4 (4.30%) Mac OS X
6 1 (1.08%) AIX
6 1 (1.08%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (1.08%) Windows 10
6 1 (1.08%) Windows 8
6 1 (1.08%) Windows Mobile
6 1 (1.08%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (26.88%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (15.05%) TDD
3 12 (12.90%) Automated Testing
3 12 (12.90%) Web Development
4 10 (10.75%) BDD
4 10 (10.75%) Continuous Integration
5 9 (9.68%) E-Commerce
5 9 (9.68%) Test Automation
6 8 (8.60%) Exploratory Testing
6 8 (8.60%) MVC
6 8 (8.60%) Scrum
6 8 (8.60%) Software Engineering
7 7 (7.53%) Microservices
8 6 (6.45%) Configuration Management
8 6 (6.45%) Integration Testing
8 6 (6.45%) ITIL
8 6 (6.45%) Mobile Development
8 6 (6.45%) Unit Testing
9 5 (5.38%) Open Source
10 4 (4.30%) SIEM
Programming Languages
1 27 (29.03%) JavaScript
2 17 (18.28%) SQL
3 14 (15.05%) Ruby
4 11 (11.83%) Python
5 10 (10.75%) C#
6 8 (8.60%) Objective-C
7 6 (6.45%) C++
7 6 (6.45%) Scala
8 4 (4.30%) PHP
9 3 (3.23%) C
10 2 (2.15%) ABAP
10 2 (2.15%) Apple Swift
10 2 (2.15%) Groovy
10 2 (2.15%) PowerShell
10 2 (2.15%) T-SQL
11 1 (1.08%) Ada
11 1 (1.08%) Clojure
11 1 (1.08%) MATLAB
11 1 (1.08%) Perl
Qualifications
1 14 (15.05%) Security Cleared
2 6 (6.45%) DV Cleared
3 5 (5.38%) SC Cleared
4 2 (2.15%) CISSP
4 2 (2.15%) CREST Certified
4 2 (2.15%) GCIA
4 2 (2.15%) GCIH
4 2 (2.15%) ITIL Certification
4 2 (2.15%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (4.30%) QA
2 2 (2.15%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (2.15%) SLA
3 1 (1.08%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 4 (4.30%) Snort
2 2 (2.15%) Docker
3 1 (1.08%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 2 (2.15%) Nessus
1 2 (2.15%) QRadar
1 2 (2.15%) RSA enVision
2 1 (1.08%) Ansible
2 1 (1.08%) Graylog
2 1 (1.08%) Kubernetes
2 1 (1.08%) OpenAM
2 1 (1.08%) Puppet
Vendors
1 11 (11.83%) Oracle
2 5 (5.38%) SAP
3 2 (2.15%) ArcSight
3 2 (2.15%) CheckPoint
3 2 (2.15%) Cisco
3 2 (2.15%) Citrix
3 2 (2.15%) Google
3 2 (2.15%) Intel Security
3 2 (2.15%) LogRhythm
3 2 (2.15%) Microsoft
3 2 (2.15%) ScanSafe
3 2 (2.15%) Splunk
4 1 (1.08%) Adobe
4 1 (1.08%) MuleSoft
4 1 (1.08%) Salesforce.com
4 1 (1.08%) ServiceNow
4 1 (1.08%) Zend
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