The table below looks at the statistics for the Java Developer role in IT contracts advertised for the Devon region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Java Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 1 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
1 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Java Developer
Rank 25 - 27
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs requiring a Java Developer 13 0 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Devon 4.85% - 3.74%
As % of the Job Titles category 5.10% - 3.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 0 3
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£388 - £265
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 - £253
10% offered a daily rate of more than £415 - £373
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.00 £40.00 £38.20
% change year-on-year
-5.00% +4.71%
Java Developer
South West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Devon 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
Devon
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
255 227 182
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Devon 95.15% 91.53% 97.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 123 108 111
Average daily rate £338 £325 £313
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.84% +4.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £125 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 17 20
Average hourly rate £14.50 £13.69 £19.39
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.95% -29.42%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.63 £11.00 £14.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.60 £175.00 £41.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.60 £17.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-2.35% -2.85%

Java Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Devon

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

Java Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Devon

Java Developer
Daily Rate Trend in Devon

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

Java Developer Daily Rate Trend in Devon

Java Developer
Hourly Rate Trend in Devon

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Java Developer across the Devon region.

Java Developer Hourly Rate Trend in Devon

Java Developer
Contract Job Locations in Devon

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Java Developer within the Devon region over the 3 months to 1 April 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Exeter - 12 £375 -
Exmouth - - - -
Honiton - - - -
Plymouth - - - -
Sidmouth - - - -
Barnstaple - - - - 2
Java Developer
South West

Java Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Devon

For the 6 months to 1 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Devon region that cited 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 Java Developer in their job title.

1 18 (100.00%) Java
2 15 (83.33%) Spring
3 12 (66.67%) Maven
4 10 (55.56%) Agile Software Development
4 10 (55.56%) Web Services
5 8 (44.44%) JUnit
5 8 (44.44%) Security Cleared
5 8 (44.44%) RESTful
5 8 (44.44%) NoSQL
6 7 (38.89%) MongoDB
6 7 (38.89%) Apache Camel
6 7 (38.89%) SC Cleared
6 7 (38.89%) ActiveMQ
7 6 (33.33%) Cucumber
7 6 (33.33%) JIRA
7 6 (33.33%) Linked Data
7 6 (33.33%) Jenkins
7 6 (33.33%) Spock
8 5 (27.78%) Automation Testing
8 5 (27.78%) Git (software)
8 5 (27.78%) BDD
8 5 (27.78%) Groovy
8 5 (27.78%) XML
8 5 (27.78%) PL/SQL
8 5 (27.78%) SQL
8 5 (27.78%) IntelliJ
9 4 (22.22%) JAX-RS
10 3 (16.67%) Relational Database
10 3 (16.67%) RDBMS
10 3 (16.67%) Hibernate

Java Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Devon by Category

For the 6 months to 1 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Devon region that cited 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 Java Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Business Applications
1 2 (11.11%) Summit
Communications & Networking
1 2 (11.11%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (44.44%) NoSQL
2 7 (38.89%) MongoDB
3 3 (16.67%) Relational Database
3 3 (16.67%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 12 (66.67%) Maven
2 8 (44.44%) JUnit
3 6 (33.33%) Cucumber
3 6 (33.33%) JIRA
3 6 (33.33%) Jenkins
3 6 (33.33%) Spock
4 5 (27.78%) Git (software)
4 5 (27.78%) IntelliJ
5 1 (5.56%) Subversion
General
1 2 (11.11%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (83.33%) Spring
2 10 (55.56%) Web Services
3 8 (44.44%) RESTful
4 7 (38.89%) Apache Camel
4 7 (38.89%) ActiveMQ
5 5 (27.78%) XML
6 4 (22.22%) JAX-RS
7 3 (16.67%) Hibernate
8 2 (11.11%) JSON
8 2 (11.11%) JPA
8 2 (11.11%) REST
9 1 (5.56%) JAXB
Miscellaneous
1 6 (33.33%) Linked Data
2 3 (16.67%) Computer Science
3 1 (5.56%) GIS
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (55.56%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (27.78%) Automation Testing
2 5 (27.78%) BDD
3 3 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
4 2 (11.11%) Unit Testing
4 2 (11.11%) Refactoring
5 1 (5.56%) Functional Testing
5 1 (5.56%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 18 (100.00%) Java
2 5 (27.78%) Groovy
2 5 (27.78%) PL/SQL
2 5 (27.78%) SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (44.44%) Security Cleared
2 7 (38.89%) SC Cleared
3 3 (16.67%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (16.67%) QA
2 2 (11.11%) ISO 14001
2 2 (11.11%) ISO 9001
3 1 (5.56%) SLA