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 22 February 2017 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
22 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Java Developer
South West / Devon
Rank 13 10 28
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +18
Contract jobs requiring a Java Developer 32 35 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Devon 11.85% 13.06% 3.42%
As % of the Job Titles category 12.31% 13.46% 3.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 28 3
Median daily rate £445 £400 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.25% -11.11%
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £39.50 £45.88 £36.00
% change year-on-year
-13.89% +27.43%

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
260 260 286
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Devon 96.30% 97.01% 97.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 160 194 121
Median daily rate £370 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.50% +14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £243 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £521 £500 £520
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 11 17
Median hourly rate £37.50 £21.00 £27.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+78.57% -22.22%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.00 £15.50 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.00 £43.50 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £16.75
% change year-on-year
-2.77% +7.46%

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
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 22 February 2017.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Java Developer within the Devon region over the 3 months to 22 February 2017. 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 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 +7 30 £458 +5.78% 4
Java Developer
South West

Java Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Devon

For the 6 months to 22 February 2017, 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 50 (100.00%) Java
2 38 (76.00%) Spring
3 29 (58.00%) JavaScript
4 22 (44.00%) XML
4 22 (44.00%) Grails
4 22 (44.00%) Security Cleared
5 21 (42.00%) Customer Requirements
6 19 (38.00%) BPSS Clearance
6 19 (38.00%) RabbitMQ
6 19 (38.00%) Docker
6 19 (38.00%) Git (software)
6 19 (38.00%) Open Source
6 19 (38.00%) Agile Software Development
6 19 (38.00%) PostgreSQL
6 19 (38.00%) Hibernate
7 18 (36.00%) SQL
7 18 (36.00%) Groovy
8 17 (34.00%) Migration
8 17 (34.00%) Jenkins
9 16 (32.00%) SC Cleared
10 15 (30.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 15 (30.00%) HTML
10 15 (30.00%) Gradle
11 13 (26.00%) Continuous Delivery
12 11 (22.00%) REST
13 8 (16.00%) Coaching
14 7 (14.00%) Relational Database
14 7 (14.00%) Neo4j
14 7 (14.00%) JAX-RS
14 7 (14.00%) Dropwizard

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 3 (6.00%) CMS
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.00%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (14.00%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (38.00%) PostgreSQL
2 7 (14.00%) MongoDB
2 7 (14.00%) Neo4j
2 7 (14.00%) Relational Database
3 2 (4.00%) RDBMS
3 2 (4.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 19 (38.00%) Git (software)
2 17 (34.00%) Jenkins
3 15 (30.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 15 (30.00%) Gradle
4 3 (6.00%) Cucumber
5 2 (4.00%) JUnit
5 2 (4.00%) Maven
6 1 (2.00%) Ant
6 1 (2.00%) JIRA
General
1 2 (4.00%) Finance
2 1 (2.00%) Back Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 38 (76.00%) Spring
2 22 (44.00%) Grails
2 22 (44.00%) XML
3 19 (38.00%) Hibernate
3 19 (38.00%) RabbitMQ
4 15 (30.00%) HTML
5 11 (22.00%) REST
6 7 (14.00%) Dropwizard
6 7 (14.00%) JAX-RS
7 6 (12.00%) CSS
8 3 (6.00%) CSS3
8 3 (6.00%) FreeMarker
8 3 (6.00%) HTML5
8 3 (6.00%) JPA
8 3 (6.00%) JSON
9 2 (4.00%) AngularJS
9 2 (4.00%) RESTful
9 2 (4.00%) Spring Boot
9 2 (4.00%) Web Services
10 1 (2.00%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 4 (8.00%) NHS
2 2 (4.00%) N-Tier
3 1 (2.00%) Cloud Native
3 1 (2.00%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 7 (14.00%) Linux
1 7 (14.00%) Mac OS X
1 7 (14.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (42.00%) Customer Requirements
2 19 (38.00%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (38.00%) Open Source
3 17 (34.00%) Migration
4 13 (26.00%) Continuous Delivery
5 8 (16.00%) Coaching
6 6 (12.00%) Continuous Deployment
7 5 (10.00%) Configuration Management
7 5 (10.00%) Front End Development
7 5 (10.00%) Responsive Web Design
7 5 (10.00%) Unit Testing
7 5 (10.00%) Web Design
8 3 (6.00%) Continuous Improvement
8 3 (6.00%) Mathematics
9 2 (4.00%) Build Automation
9 2 (4.00%) Dependency Injection
9 2 (4.00%) Web Development
10 1 (2.00%) MVC
10 1 (2.00%) Scrum
10 1 (2.00%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 50 (100.00%) Java
2 29 (58.00%) JavaScript
3 18 (36.00%) Groovy
3 18 (36.00%) SQL
4 2 (4.00%) C
Qualifications
1 22 (44.00%) Security Cleared
2 19 (38.00%) BPSS Clearance
3 16 (32.00%) SC Cleared
4 4 (8.00%) BC Cleared
5 3 (6.00%) Degree
6 1 (2.00%) A+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (6.00%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 19 (38.00%) Docker