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 April 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 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Java
Rank 17 15 34
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +19
Contract jobs citing Java 61 72 24
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 6.96% 7.98% 3.83%
As % of the Programming Languages category 19.81% 18.75% 11.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 48 59 12
Average daily rate
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£405 £385 £356
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.19% +8.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £344 £320 £266
10% offered a daily rate of more than £508 £505 £518
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £40.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
- +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
308 384 205
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 35.12% 42.57% 32.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 231 311 109
Average daily rate £375 £350 £315
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +11.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £227 £227
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £399
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £335 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.47% +3.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 9 7
Average hourly rate £36.40 £27.50 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+32.36% -15.38%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £8.00 £27.50 £12.42
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.00 £37.00 £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.50 £36.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-2.73% +4.28%

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 April 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 April 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 93 (52.25%) Agile Software Development
2 57 (32.02%) JavaScript
3 54 (30.34%) SQL
3 54 (30.34%) Git (software)
4 51 (28.65%) Linux
5 49 (27.53%) PHP
6 48 (26.97%) HTML
7 45 (25.28%) Ruby
8 39 (21.91%) Scrum
9 38 (21.35%) MySQL
9 38 (21.35%) Open Source
10 30 (16.85%) Web Services
11 29 (16.29%) Spring
12 28 (15.73%) .NET
12 28 (15.73%) HTML5
13 27 (15.17%) Software Engineering
13 27 (15.17%) Subversion
13 27 (15.17%) Continuous Integration
14 26 (14.61%) CSS
15 25 (14.04%) TDD
16 24 (13.48%) jQuery
16 24 (13.48%) Configuration Management
16 24 (13.48%) Relational Database
17 23 (12.92%) Apache
18 22 (12.36%) J2EE
18 22 (12.36%) Red Hat
18 22 (12.36%) Mentoring
19 21 (11.80%) Microsoft
19 21 (11.80%) Finance
19 21 (11.80%) OO

Java
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 27 April 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 23 (12.92%) Apache
2 15 (8.43%) Drupal
3 10 (5.62%) Liferay
4 9 (5.06%) CMS
5 6 (3.37%) IIS
5 6 (3.37%) Node.js
6 5 (2.81%) MediaWiki
6 5 (2.81%) Mule
6 5 (2.81%) nginx
6 5 (2.81%) Apache Solr
6 5 (2.81%) Confluence
7 4 (2.25%) MS Exchange
8 3 (1.69%) LiveCycle
8 3 (1.69%) Elasticsearch
8 3 (1.69%) Mule ESB
8 3 (1.69%) Tomcat
8 3 (1.69%) Alfresco
9 2 (1.12%) WebSphere
9 2 (1.12%) JBoss
10 1 (0.56%) SharePoint
Applications
1 10 (5.62%) MS Excel
2 6 (3.37%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 6 (3.37%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.56%) Tridion
Cloud Services
1 15 (8.43%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (3.37%) Amazon EC2
3 4 (2.25%) Amazon S3
3 4 (2.25%) Cloud Computing
3 4 (2.25%) SaaS
4 1 (0.56%) GitHub
4 1 (0.56%) Virtual Private Cloud
4 1 (0.56%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 20 (11.24%) HTTP
2 10 (5.62%) Firewall
2 10 (5.62%) IPsec
2 10 (5.62%) VPN
3 5 (2.81%) DNS
3 5 (2.81%) IPv6
3 5 (2.81%) LDAP
3 5 (2.81%) LAN
3 5 (2.81%) WAN
3 5 (2.81%) DHCP
3 5 (2.81%) Network Security
3 5 (2.81%) OSPF
3 5 (2.81%) BGP
3 5 (2.81%) EIGRP
4 3 (1.69%) Internet
5 2 (1.12%) DVB
5 2 (1.12%) TCP/IP
5 2 (1.12%) DLNA
6 1 (0.56%) AMQP
6 1 (0.56%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 38 (21.35%) MySQL
2 24 (13.48%) Relational Database
3 12 (6.74%) SQL Server
3 12 (6.74%) MS Access
3 12 (6.74%) SQL Server 2005
3 12 (6.74%) MongoDB
4 10 (5.62%) PostgreSQL
5 8 (4.49%) SQL Server 2012
6 7 (3.93%) Oracle Database
7 4 (2.25%) SQL Server 2008
7 4 (2.25%) Apache Cassandra
7 4 (2.25%) Oracle Database 10g
7 4 (2.25%) SQL Server 2000
8 3 (1.69%) RDBMS
8 3 (1.69%) Oracle Database 11g
9 2 (1.12%) NoSQL
9 2 (1.12%) Big Data
9 2 (1.12%) Data Warehouse
10 1 (0.56%) DB2
10 1 (0.56%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 54 (30.34%) Git (software)
2 27 (15.17%) Subversion
3 17 (9.55%) Jenkins
4 15 (8.43%) Team Foundation Server
5 13 (7.30%) Selenium
5 13 (7.30%) Visual Studio
6 11 (6.18%) PHPUnit
7 9 (5.06%) Eclipse
7 9 (5.06%) JIRA
8 8 (4.49%) Maven
8 8 (4.49%) JUnit
9 6 (3.37%) Hudson
10 5 (2.81%) WebDriver
11 3 (1.69%) Oracle APEX
11 3 (1.69%) TestNG
12 2 (1.12%) Atlassian Bamboo
12 2 (1.12%) Cucumber
13 1 (0.56%) Rational DOORS
13 1 (0.56%) RSpec
13 1 (0.56%) Rational Rhapsody
General
1 21 (11.80%) Finance
2 8 (4.49%) Telecoms
3 7 (3.93%) Electronics
3 7 (3.93%) Manufacturing
4 6 (3.37%) Marketing
5 2 (1.12%) Retail
6 1 (0.56%) Multimedia
6 1 (0.56%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 100 (56.18%) Developer
2 30 (16.85%) Java Developer
3 23 (12.92%) Architect
4 19 (10.67%) Analyst
4 19 (10.67%) PHP Developer
5 15 (8.43%) DevOps Engineer
6 14 (7.87%) Senior Developer
7 13 (7.30%) Ruby Developer
8 12 (6.74%) Programmer
9 10 (5.62%) Technical Architect
10 9 (5.06%) Analyst Programmer
10 9 (5.06%) Consultant
11 6 (3.37%) Developer Analyst
11 6 (3.37%) JavaScript Developer
12 5 (2.81%) Applications Architect
12 5 (2.81%) AWS Developer
12 5 (2.81%) SQL Developer
13 4 (2.25%) Oracle Developer
13 4 (2.25%) Test Engineer
13 4 (2.25%) Technical Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 48 (26.97%) HTML
2 30 (16.85%) Web Services
3 29 (16.29%) Spring
4 28 (15.73%) .NET
4 28 (15.73%) HTML5
5 26 (14.61%) CSS
6 24 (13.48%) jQuery
7 22 (12.36%) J2EE
8 14 (7.87%) ASP.NET
9 13 (7.30%) JSON
10 12 (6.74%) RESTful
10 12 (6.74%) ASP.NET MVC
10 12 (6.74%) ASP.NET MVC 3
11 11 (6.18%) REST
11 11 (6.18%) Doctrine
11 11 (6.18%) Zend Framework
12 10 (5.62%) Hibernate
12 10 (5.62%) Apache Camel
13 9 (5.06%) AngularJS
13 9 (5.06%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 38 (21.35%) Open Source
2 19 (10.67%) Visualisation
3 12 (6.74%) Mobile App
4 8 (4.49%) DTV
5 5 (2.81%) User Experience
5 5 (2.81%) Wiki
6 4 (2.25%) Client/Server
6 4 (2.25%) iPad
7 3 (1.69%) Enterprise Software
8 2 (1.12%) Video on Demand
8 2 (1.12%) MPEG
8 2 (1.12%) Replication
9 1 (0.56%) STB
9 1 (0.56%) Computer Science
9 1 (0.56%) Streaming Video
9 1 (0.56%) iDTV
9 1 (0.56%) Blackberry
9 1 (0.56%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 51 (28.65%) Linux
2 20 (11.24%) CentOS
3 16 (8.99%) Windows
4 14 (7.87%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 6 (3.37%) Ubuntu
6 5 (2.81%) Android
6 5 (2.81%) Windows Server 2003
6 5 (2.81%) Debian
6 5 (2.81%) Windows 7
6 5 (2.81%) UNIX
7 4 (2.25%) Fedora
8 2 (1.12%) Apple iOS
9 1 (0.56%) Windows Phone
9 1 (0.56%) bada
9 1 (0.56%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 93 (52.25%) Agile Software Development
2 39 (21.91%) Scrum
3 27 (15.17%) Software Engineering
3 27 (15.17%) Continuous Integration
4 25 (14.04%) TDD
5 24 (13.48%) Configuration Management
6 22 (12.36%) Mentoring
7 21 (11.80%) OO
8 18 (10.11%) Web Design
8 18 (10.11%) Responsive Web Design
9 17 (9.55%) DevOps
10 15 (8.43%) Waterfall
10 15 (8.43%) Technical Architecture
10 15 (8.43%) E-Commerce
11 14 (7.87%) V-Model
12 13 (7.30%) Refactoring
12 13 (7.30%) Business Intelligence
13 12 (6.74%) SOA
14 11 (6.18%) Content Management
14 11 (6.18%) Automated Testing
Programming Languages
1 57 (32.02%) JavaScript
2 54 (30.34%) SQL
3 49 (27.53%) PHP
4 45 (25.28%) Ruby
5 12 (6.74%) VB.NET
5 12 (6.74%) Perl
5 12 (6.74%) C#
6 11 (6.18%) Python
7 10 (5.62%) VBA
8 9 (5.06%) Bash Shell
9 7 (3.93%) PL/SQL
10 5 (2.81%) PHP5
11 4 (2.25%) C++
11 4 (2.25%) Scala
12 3 (1.69%) Go
12 3 (1.69%) C
13 2 (1.12%) VB6
13 2 (1.12%) VB
13 2 (1.12%) Groovy
14 1 (0.56%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 17 (9.55%) Security Cleared
2 11 (6.18%) SC Cleared
3 6 (3.37%) ISEB
4 4 (2.25%) HND
4 4 (2.25%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 3 (1.69%) Degree
6 1 (0.56%) CCNP
6 1 (0.56%) CCNA
6 1 (0.56%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (0.56%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (3.93%) QA
System Software
1 11 (6.18%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (2.81%) Postfix
2 5 (2.81%) XenApp
2 5 (2.81%) XenServer
2 5 (2.81%) vSphere
2 5 (2.81%) iptables
2 5 (2.81%) Active Directory
2 5 (2.81%) Samba
Systems Management
1 18 (10.11%) Puppet
1 18 (10.11%) Opscode Chef
2 8 (4.49%) Ansible
3 5 (2.81%) Salt
3 5 (2.81%) ZABBIX
4 1 (0.56%) Zenoss
4 1 (0.56%) Nagios
Vendors
1 22 (12.36%) Red Hat
2 21 (11.80%) Microsoft
3 18 (10.11%) VMware
3 18 (10.11%) Oracle
4 12 (6.74%) Zend
5 10 (5.62%) Citrix
6 9 (5.06%) ForgeRock
7 6 (3.37%) Sencha
7 6 (3.37%) SAP
8 5 (2.81%) Wyse
9 4 (2.25%) Atlassian
9 4 (2.25%) hybris
9 4 (2.25%) Google
9 4 (2.25%) Salesforce.com
9 4 (2.25%) TIBCO
10 3 (1.69%) Adobe
11 2 (1.12%) Percona
12 1 (0.56%) webMethods
12 1 (0.56%) Symbian
12 1 (0.56%) Cisco
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