The table below looks at the statistics for the Senior Java Developer role in IT contracts advertised for the Bristol region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Senior Java Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 18 December 2014 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
18 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Senior Java Developer
Rank 72 59 60
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +1
Contract jobs requiring a Senior Java Developer 1 3 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 0.11% 0.44% 0.52%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.12% 0.48% 0.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 3
Average daily rate
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£500 - £320
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £385 £355
% change year-on-year
+10.38% +8.45%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Senior Java Developer
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Bristol region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Bristol
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
867 621 716
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 93.83% 90.52% 93.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 655 417 397
Average daily rate £380 £350 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.57% +9.37%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £235 £238 £207
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £451 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 40 51 51
Average hourly rate £17.00 £14.00 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+21.42% -26.31%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £32.50 £47.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £17.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-5.88% -5.55%

Senior Java Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Senior Java Developer in the job title across the Bristol region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Senior Java Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

Senior Java Developer
Daily Rate Trend in Bristol

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Senior Java Developer across the Bristol region.

Senior Java Developer Daily Rate Trend in Bristol

Senior Java Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 18 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Bristol region that cited Senior Java Developer in their job title 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 with Senior Java Developer in their job title.

1 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) SOAP
1 1 (100.00%) Web Services
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) SOA
1 1 (100.00%) RDBMS
1 1 (100.00%) Middleware
1 1 (100.00%) MVC
1 1 (100.00%) PostgreSQL
1 1 (100.00%) Scrum
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) TDD
1 1 (100.00%) Spring
1 1 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 1 (100.00%) Web Development
1 1 (100.00%) JSON
1 1 (100.00%) Spring MVC
1 1 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 1 (100.00%) AMQP
1 1 (100.00%) Open Source
1 1 (100.00%) MongoDB
1 1 (100.00%) RabbitMQ
1 1 (100.00%) REST
1 1 (100.00%) GitHub
1 1 (100.00%) Jenkins
1 1 (100.00%) Apache Camel
1 1 (100.00%) Relational Database
1 1 (100.00%) DevOps

Senior Java Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 18 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Bristol region that cited Senior Java Developer in their job title 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 with Senior Java Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Cloud Services
1 1 (100.00%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) AMQP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) RDBMS
1 1 (100.00%) PostgreSQL
1 1 (100.00%) MongoDB
1 1 (100.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Jenkins
1 1 (100.00%) GitLab
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) SOAP
1 1 (100.00%) Web Services
1 1 (100.00%) Middleware
1 1 (100.00%) Spring
1 1 (100.00%) JSON
1 1 (100.00%) Spring MVC
1 1 (100.00%) RabbitMQ
1 1 (100.00%) REST
1 1 (100.00%) Apache Camel
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) SOA
1 1 (100.00%) MVC
1 1 (100.00%) Scrum
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) TDD
1 1 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 1 (100.00%) Web Development
1 1 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 1 (100.00%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) SQL