The first table below looks at the demand 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 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Devon region.

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 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java Developer
Rank 35 25 21
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -4
Contract jobs requiring a Java Developer 3 3 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Devon 1.12% 1.88% 1.57%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.21% 1.94% 1.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 3 2
Average daily rate
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£398 £408 £313
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.45% +30.40%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £375 £339
% change year-on-year
-6.66% +10.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £37.50 £40.00
% change year-on-year
-6.66% -6.25%
Job Titles Category
Devon
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
247 155 124
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Devon 92.16% 96.88% 97.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 157 87 72
Average daily rate £375 £330 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.63% -5.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £223 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £425 £469
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 18 13
Average hourly rate £19.50 £15.00 £17.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+30.00% -11.76%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £11.00 £14.60
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £30.35 £18.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £18.50
% change year-on-year
-2.94% -8.10%
Java Developer
South West

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 31 July 2014. 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 -10 2 £374 -8.28% 1
Plymouth - - - - 1
Java Developer
South West

Java Developer
Top 27 Related IT Skills in Devon

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, 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 5 (100.00%) Java
2 4 (80.00%) Security Cleared
3 3 (60.00%) SC Cleared
3 3 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (40.00%) Scrum
4 2 (40.00%) Summit
4 2 (40.00%) Software Engineering
4 2 (40.00%) ISO 14001
4 2 (40.00%) Manufacturing
4 2 (40.00%) JavaScript
4 2 (40.00%) OpenAM
4 2 (40.00%) REST
4 2 (40.00%) Git (software)
4 2 (40.00%) ISO 9001
4 2 (40.00%) Reference Data
5 1 (20.00%) Clojure
5 1 (20.00%) Apache ZooKeeper
5 1 (20.00%) Grunt
5 1 (20.00%) SQL
5 1 (20.00%) Oracle
5 1 (20.00%) SOA
5 1 (20.00%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (20.00%) Degree
5 1 (20.00%) JIRA
5 1 (20.00%) Computer Science
5 1 (20.00%) Spring
5 1 (20.00%) Automated Testing

Java Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Devon by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, 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 (40.00%) Summit
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 2 (40.00%) Git (software)
2 1 (20.00%) Grunt
2 1 (20.00%) JIRA
General
1 2 (40.00%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (40.00%) REST
2 1 (20.00%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) Reference Data
2 1 (20.00%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (40.00%) Scrum
2 2 (40.00%) Software Engineering
3 1 (20.00%) SOA
3 1 (20.00%) Automated Testing
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) Java
2 2 (40.00%) JavaScript
3 1 (20.00%) SQL
3 1 (20.00%) Clojure
Qualifications
1 4 (80.00%) Security Cleared
2 3 (60.00%) SC Cleared
3 1 (20.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (40.00%) ISO 9001
1 2 (40.00%) ISO 14001
System Software
1 1 (20.00%) Apache ZooKeeper
Systems Management
1 2 (40.00%) OpenAM
Vendors
1 1 (20.00%) Oracle