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 31 July 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
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Java Developer
Rank 13 35 25
Rank change year-on-year
+22 -10
Contract jobs requiring a Java Developer 26 3 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Devon 8.78% 1.10% 1.30%
As % of the Job Titles category 9.29% 1.21% 1.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 3 2
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£375 £398 £367
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.66% +8.23%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £323 £360 £329
10% offered a daily rate of more than £440 £432 £405
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £350 £375
% change year-on-year
+11.42% -6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £41.38 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+18.21% -
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
280 247 149
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Devon 94.59% 90.81% 96.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 146 157 83
Average daily rate £325 £375 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-13.33% +15.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £200 £223
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £500 £422
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 16 18
Average hourly rate £19.50 £19.50 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +30.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £13.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.50 £37.50 £30.35
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year
- -2.94%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in Devon

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Java Developer across the Devon region over the 3 months to 31 July 2015.

Java Developer Daily Rate Histogram 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 31 July 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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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 +18 23 £375 +0.33% 9
Java Developer
South West

Java Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Devon

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 40 (100.00%) Java
2 31 (77.50%) Spring
3 27 (67.50%) JUnit
4 25 (62.50%) Maven
5 20 (50.00%) REST
6 16 (40.00%) Hibernate
7 15 (37.50%) JSON
7 15 (37.50%) JAX-RS
8 14 (35.00%) Web Services
8 14 (35.00%) XML
9 12 (30.00%) HTTPS
9 12 (30.00%) MongoDB
9 12 (30.00%) NoSQL
10 10 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
11 9 (22.50%) JAXB
12 7 (17.50%) CSS
12 7 (17.50%) HTML
13 6 (15.00%) J2EE
13 6 (15.00%) WebLogic
13 6 (15.00%) Liferay
14 5 (12.50%) JPA
14 5 (12.50%) QA
14 5 (12.50%) SOAP
14 5 (12.50%) JavaScript
14 5 (12.50%) Web Development
15 4 (10.00%) XPath
15 4 (10.00%) Banking
15 4 (10.00%) XQuery
15 4 (10.00%) Internet
15 4 (10.00%) SQL

Java Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Devon by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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.

Application Platforms
1 6 (15.00%) WebLogic
1 6 (15.00%) Liferay
2 2 (5.00%) Jetty
3 1 (2.50%) Tomcat
Communications & Networking
1 12 (30.00%) HTTPS
2 4 (10.00%) Internet
2 4 (10.00%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (30.00%) MongoDB
1 12 (30.00%) NoSQL
2 3 (7.50%) RDBMS
2 3 (7.50%) Relational Database
3 1 (2.50%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 27 (67.50%) JUnit
2 25 (62.50%) Maven
3 2 (5.00%) Git (software)
3 2 (5.00%) Liquibase
4 1 (2.50%) JIRA
4 1 (2.50%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 1 (2.50%) Subversion
General
1 4 (10.00%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (77.50%) Spring
2 20 (50.00%) REST
3 16 (40.00%) Hibernate
4 15 (37.50%) JAX-RS
4 15 (37.50%) JSON
5 14 (35.00%) Web Services
5 14 (35.00%) XML
6 9 (22.50%) JAXB
7 7 (17.50%) HTML
7 7 (17.50%) CSS
8 6 (15.00%) J2EE
9 5 (12.50%) SOAP
9 5 (12.50%) JPA
10 4 (10.00%) XSLT
11 2 (5.00%) XML Schema
11 2 (5.00%) XSD
12 1 (2.50%) RESTful
12 1 (2.50%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 1 (2.50%) GIS
1 1 (2.50%) Computer Science
1 1 (2.50%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (12.50%) Web Development
3 4 (10.00%) Migration
4 3 (7.50%) Continuous Integration
5 2 (5.00%) Functional Testing
5 2 (5.00%) Refactoring
5 2 (5.00%) Unit Testing
6 1 (2.50%) TDD
6 1 (2.50%) Automated Testing
6 1 (2.50%) Scrum
6 1 (2.50%) OOP
6 1 (2.50%) ETL
6 1 (2.50%) Workflow
6 1 (2.50%) Analytics
6 1 (2.50%) DevOps
6 1 (2.50%) SDLC
6 1 (2.50%) API Development
6 1 (2.50%) Big Data Analytics
Programming Languages
1 40 (100.00%) Java
2 5 (12.50%) JavaScript
3 4 (10.00%) SQL
3 4 (10.00%) XQuery
3 4 (10.00%) XPath
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (12.50%) QA
2 1 (2.50%) SLA
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