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 3 May 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
3 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Java
Rank 30 18 16
Rank change year-on-year
-12 -2
Contract jobs citing Java 36 59 73
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 4.16% 6.70% 7.95%
As % of the Programming Languages category 12.77% 19.47% 19.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 46 58
Median daily rate £365 £403 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.31% +0.62%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £340 £324
10% offered a daily rate of more than £464 £513 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £420 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £40.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year
-6.25% -
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
282 303 384
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 32.60% 34.39% 41.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 186 225 305
Median daily rate £350 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £277 £228
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £450 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 5 10
Median hourly rate £42.00 £36.40 £32.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+15.38% +12.86%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.00 £8.00 £27.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £41.00 £43.30
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.00 £36.00 £36.50
% change year-on-year
+5.55% -1.36%

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 3 May 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 3 May 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 41 (42.71%) JavaScript
2 40 (41.67%) SQL
3 37 (38.54%) HTML
4 34 (35.42%) CSS
4 34 (35.42%) Spring
5 31 (32.29%) JUnit
6 29 (30.21%) Agile Software Development
7 26 (27.08%) Open Source
8 25 (26.04%) Security Cleared
8 25 (26.04%) Unit Testing
9 24 (25.00%) MongoDB
9 24 (25.00%) Linux
9 24 (25.00%) Unix
10 23 (23.96%) NoSQL
11 21 (21.88%) Data Migration
11 21 (21.88%) ETL
11 21 (21.88%) Migration
11 21 (21.88%) PostgreSQL
12 20 (20.83%) Responsive Web Design
12 20 (20.83%) Sass
12 20 (20.83%) Web Development
12 20 (20.83%) Ruby
12 20 (20.83%) Ruby on Rails
13 19 (19.79%) Subversion
13 19 (19.79%) Cucumber
13 19 (19.79%) J2EE
14 17 (17.71%) Oracle
14 17 (17.71%) Git (software)
14 17 (17.71%) Scala
14 17 (17.71%) Relational Database

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 15 (15.63%) Elasticsearch
2 10 (10.42%) Tomcat
3 9 (9.38%) Apache
4 6 (6.25%) JBoss
5 5 (5.21%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 5 (5.21%) IBM Domino
5 5 (5.21%) IBM Notes
5 5 (5.21%) WebLogic
6 4 (4.17%) Mule
6 4 (4.17%) WebSphere
7 3 (3.13%) Mule ESB
8 2 (2.08%) IIS
8 2 (2.08%) Node.js
8 2 (2.08%) OpenStack
9 1 (1.04%) Alfresco
9 1 (1.04%) Confluence
9 1 (1.04%) Liferay
9 1 (1.04%) Sakai
Applications
1 5 (5.21%) Acrobat
2 3 (3.13%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 5 (5.21%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 2 (2.08%) ResourceLink
2 2 (2.08%) Teamcenter
3 1 (1.04%) BigMachines
3 1 (1.04%) Primavera
Cloud Services
1 16 (16.67%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 15 (15.63%) HTTP
2 7 (7.29%) Internet
2 7 (7.29%) TCP/IP
3 2 (2.08%) Firewall
3 2 (2.08%) Network Security
4 1 (1.04%) OpenFlow
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (25.00%) MongoDB
2 23 (23.96%) NoSQL
3 21 (21.88%) PostgreSQL
4 17 (17.71%) Relational Database
5 16 (16.67%) SQL Server
6 4 (4.17%) Oracle Database
7 3 (3.13%) MySQL
8 2 (2.08%) Apache Cassandra
8 2 (2.08%) MariaDB
8 2 (2.08%) MS Access
9 1 (1.04%) Crystal Reports
9 1 (1.04%) GIS
9 1 (1.04%) Oracle Database 10g
9 1 (1.04%) Oracle Database 11g
9 1 (1.04%) Oracle Reports
9 1 (1.04%) SQL Server 2005
9 1 (1.04%) SQL Server 2008
9 1 (1.04%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 31 (32.29%) JUnit
2 19 (19.79%) Cucumber
2 19 (19.79%) Subversion
3 17 (17.71%) Git (software)
4 15 (15.63%) Capybara
4 15 (15.63%) git-flow
4 15 (15.63%) RSpec
5 14 (14.58%) Maven
6 9 (9.38%) Jenkins
7 8 (8.33%) Eclipse
8 7 (7.29%) JIRA
9 5 (5.21%) Mockito
10 4 (4.17%) PhantomJS
11 2 (2.08%) SoapUI
12 1 (1.04%) Android Studio
12 1 (1.04%) Bitbucket
12 1 (1.04%) Gradle
12 1 (1.04%) IntelliJ
12 1 (1.04%) Oracle Forms
General
1 8 (8.33%) Finance
2 6 (6.25%) Manufacturing
3 5 (5.21%) Billing
3 5 (5.21%) Electronics
3 5 (5.21%) Marketing
3 5 (5.21%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.04%) Back Office
4 1 (1.04%) Retail
Job Titles
1 72 (75.00%) Developer
2 44 (45.83%) Java Developer
3 14 (14.58%) Ruby Developer
4 7 (7.29%) Senior Developer
4 7 (7.29%) Senior Java Developer
5 6 (6.25%) Architect
5 6 (6.25%) Java Software Developer
5 6 (6.25%) Ruby on Rails Developer
5 6 (6.25%) Software Developer
6 5 (5.21%) Analyst
6 5 (5.21%) Support Engineer
7 4 (4.17%) Deskside Engineer
7 4 (4.17%) Deskside Support
7 4 (4.17%) Deskside Support Engineer
7 4 (4.17%) Solutions Architect
8 3 (3.13%) Development Manager
8 3 (3.13%) Mobile Developer
8 3 (3.13%) SC Cleared Java Developer
8 3 (3.13%) Software Development Manager
8 3 (3.13%) Software Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 37 (38.54%) HTML
2 34 (35.42%) CSS
2 34 (35.42%) Spring
3 20 (20.83%) Ruby on Rails
3 20 (20.83%) Sass
4 19 (19.79%) J2EE
5 16 (16.67%) Web Services
6 15 (15.63%) JPA
7 14 (14.58%) JSP
8 13 (13.54%) jQuery
9 11 (11.46%) XSLT
10 10 (10.42%) Hibernate
10 10 (10.42%) REST
10 10 (10.42%) SOAP
11 8 (8.33%) ActiveMQ
11 8 (8.33%) RESTful
11 8 (8.33%) XML
12 7 (7.29%) JAX-WS
12 7 (7.29%) XHTML
13 6 (6.25%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 15 (15.63%) Visualisation
2 6 (6.25%) Data Centre
3 5 (5.21%) Blackberry
4 4 (4.17%) Mobile App
4 4 (4.17%) VLE
5 1 (1.04%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (1.04%) Clustering
5 1 (1.04%) Data Integration
5 1 (1.04%) Data Structures
5 1 (1.04%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.04%) User Experience
5 1 (1.04%) VHDL
Operating Systems
1 24 (25.00%) Linux
1 24 (25.00%) Unix
2 15 (15.63%) Mac OS X
3 9 (9.38%) Windows
4 7 (7.29%) Apple iOS
5 5 (5.21%) Windows 2000
5 5 (5.21%) Windows Vista
5 5 (5.21%) Windows XP
6 3 (3.13%) Android
7 2 (2.08%) Windows 10
7 2 (2.08%) Windows 8
7 2 (2.08%) Windows Mobile
8 1 (1.04%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (30.21%) Agile Software Development
2 26 (27.08%) Open Source
3 25 (26.04%) Unit Testing
4 21 (21.88%) Data Migration
4 21 (21.88%) ETL
4 21 (21.88%) Migration
5 20 (20.83%) Responsive Web Design
5 20 (20.83%) Web Development
6 16 (16.67%) Integration Testing
6 16 (16.67%) TDD
7 15 (15.63%) Configuration Management
7 15 (15.63%) Web Design
8 13 (13.54%) SDLC
9 9 (9.38%) ITIL
9 9 (9.38%) Software Delivery
10 8 (8.33%) Service Management
11 7 (7.29%) Scrum
12 6 (6.25%) MVC
12 6 (6.25%) OO
12 6 (6.25%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 41 (42.71%) JavaScript
2 40 (41.67%) SQL
3 20 (20.83%) Ruby
4 17 (17.71%) Scala
5 16 (16.67%) Python
6 4 (4.17%) C++
7 3 (3.13%) C
7 3 (3.13%) PHP
8 2 (2.08%) C#
8 2 (2.08%) Objective-C
8 2 (2.08%) VBA
9 1 (1.04%) Clojure
9 1 (1.04%) PL/SQL
9 1 (1.04%) T-SQL
9 1 (1.04%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 25 (26.04%) Security Cleared
2 7 (7.29%) SC Cleared
3 5 (5.21%) Microsoft Certification
4 3 (3.13%) DV Cleared
5 2 (2.08%) CISSP
5 2 (2.08%) CREST Certified
5 2 (2.08%) GCIA
5 2 (2.08%) GCIH
5 2 (2.08%) ITIL Certification
5 2 (2.08%) SANS
6 1 (1.04%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (8.33%) SLA
2 2 (2.08%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (1.04%) QA
System Software
1 5 (5.21%) Active Directory
2 2 (2.08%) Snort
3 1 (1.04%) Docker
Systems Management
1 5 (5.21%) Norton AntiVirus
2 2 (2.08%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (2.08%) Puppet
2 2 (2.08%) RSA enVision
3 1 (1.04%) Ansible
3 1 (1.04%) DBAmp
3 1 (1.04%) Mesos
Vendors
1 17 (17.71%) Oracle
2 10 (10.42%) Microsoft
3 6 (6.25%) SAP
4 5 (5.21%) Adobe
4 5 (5.21%) Apple
4 5 (5.21%) Citrix
4 5 (5.21%) Dell
4 5 (5.21%) Lotus
4 5 (5.21%) Symantec
5 4 (4.17%) Blackboard
5 4 (4.17%) Google
5 4 (4.17%) Sybase
6 2 (2.08%) ArcSight
6 2 (2.08%) LogRhythm
6 2 (2.08%) Salesforce.com
6 2 (2.08%) Siemens
6 2 (2.08%) Splunk
6 2 (2.08%) Tableau
7 1 (1.04%) ServiceNow
Bristol, Avon
CPS Group UK
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 14 hours ago
Bristol
Computer Futures
Rate: £300 - £400 per day + competitive
Posted: 15 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
LA International
Rate: £300 - £400 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Premier IT
Posted: 6 days ago
Bristol
G2 Recruitment
Rate: Market rates
Posted: 15 days ago