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 10 February 2016 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
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Java
Rank 21 6 25
Rank change year-on-year
-15 +19
Contract jobs citing Java 59 117 48
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 6.98% 13.45% 5.96%
As % of the Programming Languages category 17.77% 32.68% 16.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 47 89 36
Average daily rate £350 £438 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-20.00% +25.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £350 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £405 £550 £488
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £363
% change year-on-year
- +10.34%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Average hourly rate - £46.25 £50.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -8.41%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.88 £37.50 £38.75
% change year-on-year
+9.00% -3.22%
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
332 358 292
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 39.29% 41.15% 36.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 241 273 221
Average daily rate £350 £400 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.50% +23.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £275 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £409 £500 £405
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 22 5 8
Average hourly rate £37.50 £44.00 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-14.77% +35.38%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £31.00 £35.00 £13.30
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £47.50 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £36.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +5.88%

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 10 February 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 10 February 2016, 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 43 (44.33%) JavaScript
2 41 (42.27%) SQL
3 36 (37.11%) HTML
3 36 (37.11%) CSS
4 28 (28.87%) Security Cleared
5 27 (27.84%) Spring
6 26 (26.80%) Agile Software Development
6 26 (26.80%) Web Services
7 25 (25.77%) Oracle
8 24 (24.74%) Unit Testing
9 23 (23.71%) Open Source
9 23 (23.71%) MongoDB
10 22 (22.68%) SQL Server
10 22 (22.68%) JUnit
11 21 (21.65%) Unix
11 21 (21.65%) NoSQL
11 21 (21.65%) Web Development
12 20 (20.62%) PostgreSQL
12 20 (20.62%) ETL
13 19 (19.59%) Python
13 19 (19.59%) Linux
14 18 (18.56%) Migration
14 18 (18.56%) Subversion
14 18 (18.56%) Ruby
14 18 (18.56%) Ruby on Rails
14 18 (18.56%) Data Migration
14 18 (18.56%) Responsive Web Design
14 18 (18.56%) Sass
15 17 (17.53%) Relational Database
15 17 (17.53%) jQuery

Java
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, 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 12 (12.37%) Elasticsearch
2 9 (9.28%) Tomcat
3 8 (8.25%) Apache
3 8 (8.25%) JBoss
3 8 (8.25%) Node.js
3 8 (8.25%) WebLogic
4 5 (5.15%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 5 (5.15%) IBM Domino
4 5 (5.15%) IBM Notes
5 4 (4.12%) LiveLink
5 4 (4.12%) WebSphere
6 2 (2.06%) IIS
6 2 (2.06%) OpenStack
7 1 (1.03%) Alfresco
7 1 (1.03%) Apache Pig
7 1 (1.03%) Cloud Foundry
7 1 (1.03%) Confluence
7 1 (1.03%) Liferay
7 1 (1.03%) Sakai Project
Applications
1 5 (5.15%) Acrobat
2 3 (3.09%) MS Excel
3 1 (1.03%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 5 (5.15%) BigMachines
2 4 (4.12%) Eloqua
3 3 (3.09%) BusinessWorks
4 2 (2.06%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 1 (1.03%) Primavera
5 1 (1.03%) Teamcenter
Cloud Services
1 13 (13.40%) GitHub
2 4 (4.12%) Cloud Computing
2 4 (4.12%) SaaS
3 1 (1.03%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 13 (13.40%) HTTP
2 7 (7.22%) Internet
3 5 (5.15%) TCP/IP
4 2 (2.06%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (23.71%) MongoDB
2 22 (22.68%) SQL Server
3 21 (21.65%) NoSQL
4 20 (20.62%) PostgreSQL
5 17 (17.53%) Relational Database
6 10 (10.31%) Oracle Database
7 9 (9.28%) MySQL
8 7 (7.22%) Oracle Database 11g
9 3 (3.09%) MariaDB
10 2 (2.06%) Apache Cassandra
10 2 (2.06%) Big Data
10 2 (2.06%) DB2
10 2 (2.06%) MS Access
11 1 (1.03%) Crystal Reports
11 1 (1.03%) Data Warehouse
11 1 (1.03%) GIS
11 1 (1.03%) Hadoop
11 1 (1.03%) Oracle Database 10g
11 1 (1.03%) Oracle Reports
11 1 (1.03%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 22 (22.68%) JUnit
2 18 (18.56%) Subversion
3 16 (16.49%) Git (software)
4 14 (14.43%) Cucumber
5 13 (13.40%) Capybara
5 13 (13.40%) git-flow
5 13 (13.40%) RSpec
6 11 (11.34%) Maven
7 10 (10.31%) Eclipse
8 6 (6.19%) Jenkins
9 4 (4.12%) JIRA
9 4 (4.12%) Oracle APEX
10 2 (2.06%) SoapUI
11 1 (1.03%) Android Studio
11 1 (1.03%) Bitbucket
11 1 (1.03%) Gradle
11 1 (1.03%) IntelliJ
11 1 (1.03%) Mockito
11 1 (1.03%) PhantomJS
11 1 (1.03%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 10 (10.31%) Finance
2 5 (5.15%) Billing
3 3 (3.09%) Telecoms
4 2 (2.06%) Electronics
4 2 (2.06%) Manufacturing
4 2 (2.06%) Marketing
5 1 (1.03%) Automotive
5 1 (1.03%) Back Office
5 1 (1.03%) Retail
Job Titles
1 70 (72.16%) Developer
2 31 (31.96%) Java Developer
3 13 (13.40%) Ruby Developer
4 9 (9.28%) Analyst
5 8 (8.25%) Applications Support
5 8 (8.25%) Applications Support Analyst
5 8 (8.25%) Support Analyst
6 7 (7.22%) Software Developer
7 5 (5.15%) Java Software Developer
7 5 (5.15%) Ruby on Rails Developer
7 5 (5.15%) Support Engineer
8 4 (4.12%) Architect
8 4 (4.12%) Deskside Engineer
8 4 (4.12%) Deskside Support
8 4 (4.12%) Deskside Support Engineer
8 4 (4.12%) Python Developer
8 4 (4.12%) SC Cleared Java Developer
8 4 (4.12%) Senior Developer
8 4 (4.12%) Senior Java Developer
9 3 (3.09%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 36 (37.11%) CSS
1 36 (37.11%) HTML
2 27 (27.84%) Spring
3 26 (26.80%) Web Services
4 18 (18.56%) Ruby on Rails
4 18 (18.56%) Sass
5 17 (17.53%) J2EE
5 17 (17.53%) jQuery
6 15 (15.46%) XML
7 14 (14.43%) JPA
7 14 (14.43%) JSP
8 10 (10.31%) XSLT
9 9 (9.28%) Hibernate
9 9 (9.28%) HTML5
9 9 (9.28%) SOAP
10 8 (8.25%) RESTful
11 7 (7.22%) REST
11 7 (7.22%) XHTML
12 6 (6.19%) ActiveMQ
12 6 (6.19%) JAX-WS
Miscellaneous
1 13 (13.40%) Visualisation
2 8 (8.25%) Data Centre
3 5 (5.15%) Blackberry
4 4 (4.12%) Mobile App
5 3 (3.09%) Management Information System
5 3 (3.09%) VLE
6 2 (2.06%) User Experience
7 1 (1.03%) Clustering
7 1 (1.03%) Computer Science
7 1 (1.03%) Data Integration
7 1 (1.03%) Data Structures
7 1 (1.03%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (1.03%) Replication
7 1 (1.03%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 21 (21.65%) Unix
2 19 (19.59%) Linux
3 13 (13.40%) Mac OS X
4 11 (11.34%) Windows
5 6 (6.19%) Apple iOS
6 5 (5.15%) Windows 2000
6 5 (5.15%) Windows Vista
6 5 (5.15%) Windows XP
7 2 (2.06%) Android
8 1 (1.03%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (26.80%) Agile Software Development
2 24 (24.74%) Unit Testing
3 23 (23.71%) Open Source
4 21 (21.65%) Web Development
5 20 (20.62%) ETL
6 18 (18.56%) Data Migration
6 18 (18.56%) Migration
6 18 (18.56%) Responsive Web Design
7 17 (17.53%) TDD
8 14 (14.43%) Integration Testing
8 14 (14.43%) Service Management
9 13 (13.40%) Configuration Management
9 13 (13.40%) Web Design
10 11 (11.34%) ITIL
10 11 (11.34%) SDLC
11 7 (7.22%) MVC
11 7 (7.22%) OO
11 7 (7.22%) Software Delivery
12 6 (6.19%) SOA
12 6 (6.19%) Translating Business Requirements
Programming Languages
1 43 (44.33%) JavaScript
2 41 (42.27%) SQL
3 19 (19.59%) Python
4 18 (18.56%) Ruby
5 14 (14.43%) Scala
6 7 (7.22%) PHP
7 5 (5.15%) C
8 4 (4.12%) Apex Code
8 4 (4.12%) C#
9 3 (3.09%) Shell Script
10 2 (2.06%) C++
10 2 (2.06%) Perl
10 2 (2.06%) VBA
11 1 (1.03%) Haskell
11 1 (1.03%) PL/SQL
11 1 (1.03%) T-SQL
11 1 (1.03%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 28 (28.87%) Security Cleared
2 7 (7.22%) SC Cleared
3 6 (6.19%) DV Cleared
4 5 (5.15%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (1.03%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (6.19%) SLA
2 3 (3.09%) QA
System Software
1 5 (5.15%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.03%) Docker
2 1 (1.03%) Tivoli Directory Server
Systems Management
1 5 (5.15%) Norton AntiVirus
2 3 (3.09%) Ansible
2 3 (3.09%) Puppet
3 2 (2.06%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (1.03%) DBAmp
4 1 (1.03%) HP Quality Center
4 1 (1.03%) Mesos
4 1 (1.03%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 25 (25.77%) Oracle
2 9 (9.28%) Microsoft
3 8 (8.25%) Citrix
4 6 (6.19%) Salesforce.com
5 5 (5.15%) Adobe
5 5 (5.15%) Apple
5 5 (5.15%) Dell
5 5 (5.15%) Google
5 5 (5.15%) Lotus
5 5 (5.15%) Symantec
6 4 (4.12%) Remedy
6 4 (4.12%) ServiceNow
6 4 (4.12%) Siebel
6 4 (4.12%) Sybase
7 3 (3.09%) Atlassian
7 3 (3.09%) Blackboard
7 3 (3.09%) SAP
7 3 (3.09%) TIBCO
8 2 (2.06%) Percona
9 1 (1.03%) Talend
Bristol
Venturi
Rate: £400 - £480 per day
Posted: 12 days ago
Bristol
Computer Futures
Rate: £325 - £500 per day + competitive
Posted: 27 days ago