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 5 March 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
5 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Java
Rank 11 25 29
Rank change year-on-year
+14 +4
Contract jobs citing Java 88 45 30
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 10.29% 5.29% 4.70%
As % of the Programming Languages category 25.81% 14.33% 12.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 69 35 20
Average daily rate
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£425 £350 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+21.42% +16.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £325 £252
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £528
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £373 £360
% change year-on-year
+7.16% +3.68%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £50.50 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.00 £40.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
-5.00% +17.64%
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
341 314 231
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 39.88% 36.94% 36.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 262 241 143
Average daily rate £395 £325 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+21.53% +8.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £425 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 10 10
Average hourly rate £24.00 £32.25 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-25.58% +43.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £8.00 £13.30 £16.72
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.72 £42.50 £37.20
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £34.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -2.85%

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 5 March 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 5 March 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.

1 102 (51.26%) Agile Software Development
2 72 (36.18%) SQL
3 61 (30.65%) JavaScript
4 54 (27.14%) Linux
5 53 (26.63%) Git (software)
6 50 (25.13%) HTML
7 48 (24.12%) PHP
8 44 (22.11%) Spring
9 43 (21.61%) Ruby
10 41 (20.60%) Scrum
11 40 (20.10%) MySQL
11 40 (20.10%) Continuous Integration
12 38 (19.10%) Open Source
13 37 (18.59%) Software Engineering
14 34 (17.09%) Web Services
15 33 (16.58%) Relational Database
16 32 (16.08%) Oracle
16 32 (16.08%) TDD
16 32 (16.08%) Subversion
17 30 (15.08%) Security Cleared
17 30 (15.08%) HTML5
18 29 (14.57%) .NET
18 29 (14.57%) CSS
19 27 (13.57%) Jenkins
20 26 (13.07%) J2EE
20 26 (13.07%) Apache
21 24 (12.06%) jQuery
21 24 (12.06%) Mentoring
22 23 (11.56%) HTTP
23 22 (11.06%) Microsoft

Java
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 5 March 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 26 (13.07%) Apache
2 7 (3.52%) Tomcat
2 7 (3.52%) CMS
3 5 (2.51%) MediaWiki
3 5 (2.51%) Mule
3 5 (2.51%) nginx
3 5 (2.51%) Liferay
3 5 (2.51%) Apache Solr
3 5 (2.51%) Confluence
3 5 (2.51%) IIS
4 4 (2.01%) Drupal
4 4 (2.01%) MS Exchange
4 4 (2.01%) JBoss
4 4 (2.01%) Node.js
4 4 (2.01%) Oracle Service Bus
5 3 (1.51%) Elasticsearch
5 3 (1.51%) LiveCycle
5 3 (1.51%) Alfresco
6 2 (1.01%) AquaLogic
6 2 (1.01%) AquaLogic Service Bus
Applications
1 9 (4.52%) MS Excel
2 6 (3.02%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 8 (4.02%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.50%) BusinessWorks
2 1 (0.50%) Tridion
2 1 (0.50%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 10 (5.03%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (3.02%) Amazon EC2
3 4 (2.01%) SaaS
3 4 (2.01%) Amazon S3
3 4 (2.01%) Cloud Computing
4 2 (1.01%) PaaS
4 2 (1.01%) GitHub
5 1 (0.50%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 23 (11.56%) HTTP
2 10 (5.03%) IPsec
2 10 (5.03%) Firewall
2 10 (5.03%) VPN
3 5 (2.51%) Network Security
3 5 (2.51%) LDAP
3 5 (2.51%) DHCP
3 5 (2.51%) DNS
3 5 (2.51%) LAN
3 5 (2.51%) WAN
3 5 (2.51%) IPv6
3 5 (2.51%) EIGRP
3 5 (2.51%) OSPF
3 5 (2.51%) BGP
4 4 (2.01%) Internet
5 3 (1.51%) TCP/IP
6 2 (1.01%) DVB
6 2 (1.01%) AMQP
6 2 (1.01%) DLNA
7 1 (0.50%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 40 (20.10%) MySQL
2 33 (16.58%) Relational Database
3 15 (7.54%) Oracle Database
4 12 (6.03%) SQL Server
5 11 (5.53%) MS Access
5 11 (5.53%) Oracle Database 11g
5 11 (5.53%) SQL Server 2005
6 8 (4.02%) PostgreSQL
6 8 (4.02%) MongoDB
7 7 (3.52%) SQL Server 2012
7 7 (3.52%) RDBMS
8 4 (2.01%) SQL Server 2000
8 4 (2.01%) Oracle Database 10g
8 4 (2.01%) SQL Server 2008
9 2 (1.01%) Oracle Reports
9 2 (1.01%) Hazelcast
9 2 (1.01%) NoSQL
10 1 (0.50%) Apache Cassandra
10 1 (0.50%) Amazon RDS
10 1 (0.50%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 53 (26.63%) Git (software)
2 32 (16.08%) Subversion
3 27 (13.57%) Jenkins
4 17 (8.54%) Selenium
5 16 (8.04%) Visual Studio
5 16 (8.04%) Eclipse
5 16 (8.04%) Team Foundation Server
6 14 (7.04%) Maven
7 12 (6.03%) Cucumber
7 12 (6.03%) Hudson
8 11 (5.53%) PHPUnit
9 9 (4.52%) JUnit
10 8 (4.02%) FitNesse
11 7 (3.52%) WebDriver
12 6 (3.02%) JIRA
13 5 (2.51%) Ant
13 5 (2.51%) NetBeans
14 4 (2.01%) Oracle APEX
15 2 (1.01%) Atlassian Bamboo
15 2 (1.01%) QuickTest Pro
General
1 22 (11.06%) Finance
2 14 (7.04%) Manufacturing
3 10 (5.03%) Electronics
3 10 (5.03%) Telecoms
4 8 (4.02%) Marketing
5 2 (1.01%) Retail
6 1 (0.50%) Multimedia
6 1 (0.50%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 113 (56.78%) Developer
2 47 (23.62%) Java Developer
3 32 (16.08%) Architect
4 19 (9.55%) PHP Developer
5 16 (8.04%) Technical Architect
6 15 (7.54%) Analyst
6 15 (7.54%) Senior Developer
7 13 (6.53%) Ruby Developer
7 13 (6.53%) Programmer
8 11 (5.53%) DevOps Engineer
9 10 (5.03%) Analyst Programmer
9 10 (5.03%) Software Engineer
9 10 (5.03%) Consultant
10 7 (3.52%) Test Engineer
11 6 (3.02%) Applications Architect
12 5 (2.51%) Tester
12 5 (2.51%) Solutions Architect
12 5 (2.51%) SQL Developer
12 5 (2.51%) Java Consultant
12 5 (2.51%) Oracle Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 50 (25.13%) HTML
2 44 (22.11%) Spring
3 34 (17.09%) Web Services
4 30 (15.08%) HTML5
5 29 (14.57%) .NET
5 29 (14.57%) CSS
6 26 (13.07%) J2EE
7 24 (12.06%) jQuery
8 20 (10.05%) JSON
8 20 (10.05%) XML
9 18 (9.05%) RESTful
10 17 (8.54%) Hibernate
11 14 (7.04%) REST
12 13 (6.53%) ASP.NET
13 12 (6.03%) Spring MVC
13 12 (6.03%) Middleware
14 11 (5.53%) ASP.NET MVC 3
14 11 (5.53%) ASP.NET MVC
14 11 (5.53%) Doctrine
14 11 (5.53%) Zend Framework
Miscellaneous
1 38 (19.10%) Open Source
2 19 (9.55%) Visualisation
3 10 (5.03%) DTV
4 7 (3.52%) Mobile App
5 5 (2.51%) User Experience
5 5 (2.51%) Client/Server
5 5 (2.51%) Wiki
6 4 (2.01%) iPad
7 3 (1.51%) Enterprise Software
7 3 (1.51%) Management Information System
8 2 (1.01%) Computer Science
8 2 (1.01%) Replication
8 2 (1.01%) MPEG
8 2 (1.01%) Video on Demand
9 1 (0.50%) Embedded Systems
9 1 (0.50%) Analytical Skills
9 1 (0.50%) Blackberry
9 1 (0.50%) iDTV
9 1 (0.50%) STB
9 1 (0.50%) Streaming Video
Operating Systems
1 54 (27.14%) Linux
2 20 (10.05%) CentOS
3 19 (9.55%) Windows
4 13 (6.53%) UNIX
5 10 (5.03%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 5 (2.51%) Windows 7
6 5 (2.51%) Windows Server 2003
6 5 (2.51%) Debian
6 5 (2.51%) Ubuntu
7 4 (2.01%) Fedora
7 4 (2.01%) Android
8 2 (1.01%) Apple iOS
9 1 (0.50%) bada
9 1 (0.50%) Windows Phone
9 1 (0.50%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 102 (51.26%) Agile Software Development
2 41 (20.60%) Scrum
3 40 (20.10%) Continuous Integration
4 37 (18.59%) Software Engineering
5 32 (16.08%) TDD
6 24 (12.06%) Mentoring
7 20 (10.05%) Configuration Management
8 18 (9.05%) MVC
8 18 (9.05%) Web Design
8 18 (9.05%) SOA
8 18 (9.05%) Responsive Web Design
9 17 (8.54%) OO
10 16 (8.04%) Waterfall
11 15 (7.54%) V-Model
11 15 (7.54%) Technical Architecture
12 14 (7.04%) Business Intelligence
12 14 (7.04%) DevOps
13 13 (6.53%) BDD
13 13 (6.53%) Refactoring
14 12 (6.03%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 72 (36.18%) SQL
2 61 (30.65%) JavaScript
3 48 (24.12%) PHP
4 43 (21.61%) Ruby
5 18 (9.05%) C#
6 13 (6.53%) Bash Shell
7 12 (6.03%) Python
7 12 (6.03%) Perl
7 12 (6.03%) VB.NET
8 9 (4.52%) VBA
9 8 (4.02%) PL/SQL
9 8 (4.02%) Scala
10 6 (3.02%) PHP5
11 5 (2.51%) C++
12 4 (2.01%) C
13 3 (1.51%) Golang
14 2 (1.01%) VB6
14 2 (1.01%) VB
14 2 (1.01%) Groovy
15 1 (0.50%) VC++
Qualifications
1 30 (15.08%) Security Cleared
2 20 (10.05%) SC Cleared
3 8 (4.02%) ISEB
4 6 (3.02%) HND
4 6 (3.02%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 5 (2.51%) Degree
6 1 (0.50%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (0.50%) CCNP
6 1 (0.50%) CCNA
6 1 (0.50%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (4.52%) QA
System Software
1 11 (5.53%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (2.51%) XenApp
2 5 (2.51%) XenServer
2 5 (2.51%) Postfix
2 5 (2.51%) vSphere
2 5 (2.51%) Active Directory
2 5 (2.51%) Samba
Systems Management
1 14 (7.04%) Opscode Chef
1 14 (7.04%) Puppet
2 5 (2.51%) ZABBIX
2 5 (2.51%) Salt
3 4 (2.01%) Ansible
Vendors
1 32 (16.08%) Oracle
2 22 (11.06%) Microsoft
3 17 (8.54%) Red Hat
4 14 (7.04%) VMware
5 13 (6.53%) Zend
6 10 (5.03%) Citrix
7 9 (4.52%) SAP
8 7 (3.52%) Sencha
9 6 (3.02%) Google
10 5 (2.51%) Wyse
11 4 (2.01%) ForgeRock
11 4 (2.01%) hybris
12 3 (1.51%) Adobe
13 2 (1.01%) ATG
13 2 (1.01%) BEA
13 2 (1.01%) Percona
14 1 (0.50%) Rackspace
14 1 (0.50%) Sitecore
14 1 (0.50%) Business Objects
14 1 (0.50%) TIBCO
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