The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Devon region that had Java Developer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 2 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 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
2 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Java Developer
Rank 20 16 34
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +18
Contract jobs requiring a Java Developer 9 17 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Devon 5.08% 7.87% 0.88%
As % of the Job Titles category 5.39% 7.98% 0.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 12 0
Median daily rate £365 £400 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.75% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £395 £363
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +8.96%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £40.60 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+4.67% +8.28%
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
167 213 220
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Devon 94.35% 98.61% 96.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 108 98 104
Median daily rate £359 £335 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.16% -4.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £272 £190 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £425 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 13 16
Median hourly rate £34.00 £14.50 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+134.48% -9.37%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.90 £12.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.15 £22.50 £175.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.00 £16.83 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+6.98% -1.02%

Java Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Devon

The demand trend of IT contracts across the Devon region that featured Java Developer in the job title.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Java Developer within the Devon region over the 3 months to 2 May 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Exeter -1 5 £388 -3.12% 2
Java Developer
South West

Java Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Devon

For the 6 months to 2 May 2016, Java Developer contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Devon region featuring Java Developer in the job title.

1 44 (100.00%) Java
2 33 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
3 21 (47.73%) HTML
4 17 (38.64%) Web Services
4 17 (38.64%) RESTful
4 17 (38.64%) Relational Database
5 15 (34.09%) Jenkins
6 14 (31.82%) Maven
6 14 (31.82%) Security Cleared
7 13 (29.55%) SC Cleared
7 13 (29.55%) JIRA
7 13 (29.55%) IntelliJ
7 13 (29.55%) Git (software)
8 12 (27.27%) BDD
8 12 (27.27%) Unix
9 11 (25.00%) Subversion
10 10 (22.73%) Mac OS X
10 10 (22.73%) Hibernate
10 10 (22.73%) WebSphere
10 10 (22.73%) Linux
10 10 (22.73%) IBM
10 10 (22.73%) EJB
10 10 (22.73%) SOAP
10 10 (22.73%) Struts
10 10 (22.73%) SQL
10 10 (22.73%) REST
10 10 (22.73%) WebSphere Portal
11 9 (20.45%) Neo4j
11 9 (20.45%) Responsive Web Design
11 9 (20.45%) MongoDB

Java Developer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Devon 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 10 (22.73%) WebSphere
1 10 (22.73%) WebSphere Portal
2 1 (2.27%) Jetty
2 1 (2.27%) Tomcat
Communications & Networking
1 9 (20.45%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (38.64%) Relational Database
2 9 (20.45%) DB2
2 9 (20.45%) MongoDB
2 9 (20.45%) Neo4j
3 8 (18.18%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 15 (34.09%) Jenkins
2 14 (31.82%) Maven
3 13 (29.55%) Git (software)
3 13 (29.55%) IntelliJ
3 13 (29.55%) JIRA
4 11 (25.00%) Subversion
5 8 (18.18%) Cucumber
5 8 (18.18%) Spock
6 2 (4.55%) ClearCase
6 2 (4.55%) Vagrant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (47.73%) HTML
2 17 (38.64%) RESTful
2 17 (38.64%) Web Services
3 10 (22.73%) EJB
3 10 (22.73%) Hibernate
3 10 (22.73%) REST
3 10 (22.73%) SOAP
3 10 (22.73%) Struts
4 9 (20.45%) CSS
4 9 (20.45%) JAX-RS
5 6 (13.64%) Spring
6 4 (9.09%) ActiveMQ
6 4 (9.09%) Apache Camel
7 3 (6.82%) Swagger
8 2 (4.55%) Drools
8 2 (4.55%) XML
8 2 (4.55%) XSL
9 1 (2.27%) J2EE
9 1 (2.27%) XHTML
9 1 (2.27%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 8 (18.18%) N-Tier
2 7 (15.91%) Computer Science
3 1 (2.27%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 12 (27.27%) Unix
2 10 (22.73%) Linux
2 10 (22.73%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (27.27%) BDD
3 9 (20.45%) Configuration Management
3 9 (20.45%) Responsive Web Design
3 9 (20.45%) Web Design
3 9 (20.45%) Web Development
4 8 (18.18%) Automation Testing
4 8 (18.18%) Build Automation
4 8 (18.18%) Dependency Injection
4 8 (18.18%) Front End Development
4 8 (18.18%) Unit Testing
5 7 (15.91%) Software Engineering
6 5 (11.36%) TDD
7 4 (9.09%) SDLC
8 2 (4.55%) OO
8 2 (4.55%) OOA/OOD
8 2 (4.55%) Stakeholder Engagement
8 2 (4.55%) UML
8 2 (4.55%) Workflow
9 1 (2.27%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 44 (100.00%) Java
2 10 (22.73%) SQL
3 9 (20.45%) JavaScript
4 8 (18.18%) Groovy
5 5 (11.36%) C
6 2 (4.55%) Delphi
6 2 (4.55%) Perl
6 2 (4.55%) PL/1
6 2 (4.55%) Python
6 2 (4.55%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 14 (31.82%) Security Cleared
2 13 (29.55%) SC Cleared
3 7 (15.91%) Degree
4 1 (2.27%) BC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (20.45%) ISO 14001
1 9 (20.45%) ISO 9001
2 5 (11.36%) Disclosure Scotland
Vendors
1 10 (22.73%) IBM
2 2 (4.55%) Oracle
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