The table below looks at the statistics for Java skills in IT contracts advertised for the Devon region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Java over the 3 months to 24 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
24 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Java
Rank 13 7 20
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +13
Contract jobs citing Java 25 41 29
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Devon 10.59% 13.10% 8.53%
As % of the Programming Languages category 21.74% 35.65% 35.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 31 24
Median daily rate £425 £475 £549
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.52% -13.43%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £390 £400 £321
10% offered a daily rate of more than £432 £500 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £415 £375
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +10.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £40.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
- +14.28%
Java
South West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in contract jobs advertised in the Devon region.

Programming Languages Category
Devon
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
115 115 82
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Devon 48.73% 36.74% 24.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 70 80 51
Median daily rate £306 £350 £440
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.57% -20.45%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £203 £275 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £500 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 5 4
Median hourly rate £42.50 £38.50 £33.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+10.38% +16.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £23.28 £37.50 £30.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £48.00 £42.00 £37.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £39.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +11.42%

Java
Jobs Demand Trend in Devon

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Devon region citing Java as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Programming Languages category.

Java Jobs Demand Trend in Devon

Java
Daily Rate Trend in Devon

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

Java Daily Rate Trend in Devon

Java
Hourly Rate Trend in Devon

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

Java Hourly Rate Trend in Devon

Java
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 within the Devon region over the 3 months to 24 September 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 +2 20 £425 +4.93% 2
Honiton - 3 £402 -
Plymouth -18 1 - -
Java
South West

Java
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Devon

For the 6 months to 24 September 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Java also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Devon region with a requirement for Java.

1 35 (48.61%) Agile Software Development
2 31 (43.06%) JavaScript
3 25 (34.72%) Security Cleared
4 23 (31.94%) SC Cleared
4 23 (31.94%) HTML
5 22 (30.56%) SQL
6 21 (29.17%) Spring
7 19 (26.39%) Degree
7 19 (26.39%) Open Source
7 19 (26.39%) CSS
8 18 (25.00%) Finance
9 17 (23.61%) Computer Science
10 15 (20.83%) R
10 15 (20.83%) RESTful
10 15 (20.83%) Python
10 15 (20.83%) C++
10 15 (20.83%) Web Services
11 14 (19.44%) MATLAB
12 13 (18.06%) XML
12 13 (18.06%) Analytical Skills
13 12 (16.67%) Mentoring
13 12 (16.67%) Coaching
13 12 (16.67%) Analytics
13 12 (16.67%) Machine Learning
13 12 (16.67%) Data Analytics
13 12 (16.67%) PhD
13 12 (16.67%) Data Mining
13 12 (16.67%) HTML5
13 12 (16.67%) Git (software)
14 11 (15.28%) Migration

Java
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 6 (8.33%) SAS
2 2 (2.78%) Apache
2 2 (2.78%) Drupal
3 1 (1.39%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 1 (1.39%) Tomcat
Applications
1 4 (5.56%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 1 (1.39%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.39%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (1.39%) Amazon EC2
1 1 (1.39%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.78%) Network Security
2 1 (1.39%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (16.67%) Data Mining
2 10 (13.89%) PostgreSQL
3 8 (11.11%) Relational Database
4 6 (8.33%) RDBMS
5 4 (5.56%) Oracle Reports
6 2 (2.78%) MySQL
7 1 (1.39%) MongoDB
7 1 (1.39%) NoSQL
7 1 (1.39%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 12 (16.67%) Git (software)
2 5 (6.94%) JIRA
2 5 (6.94%) Oracle Forms
3 4 (5.56%) Cucumber
3 4 (5.56%) Maven
4 3 (4.17%) Jenkins
4 3 (4.17%) JUnit
General
1 18 (25.00%) Finance
2 2 (2.78%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 55 (76.39%) Developer
2 35 (48.61%) Java Developer
3 13 (18.06%) Data Scientist
4 10 (13.89%) Software Developer
5 6 (8.33%) .NET Developer
5 6 (8.33%) Java Web Developer
5 6 (8.33%) Web Developer
6 5 (6.94%) Senior Developer
6 5 (6.94%) SQL Developer
7 4 (5.56%) Analyst
7 4 (5.56%) Analyst Developer
7 4 (5.56%) JavaScript Developer
7 4 (5.56%) Tester
8 3 (4.17%) Angular Developer
8 3 (4.17%) Java Software Developer
8 3 (4.17%) Oracle Analyst
8 3 (4.17%) Oracle Developer
8 3 (4.17%) Senior Java Developer
8 3 (4.17%) Software Tester
8 3 (4.17%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (31.94%) HTML
2 21 (29.17%) Spring
3 19 (26.39%) CSS
4 15 (20.83%) RESTful
4 15 (20.83%) Web Services
5 13 (18.06%) XML
6 12 (16.67%) HTML5
7 11 (15.28%) AngularJS
8 10 (13.89%) Grails
8 10 (13.89%) RabbitMQ
9 9 (12.50%) JPA
9 9 (12.50%) JSON
10 8 (11.11%) .NET
10 8 (11.11%) CSS3
10 8 (11.11%) Dojo
11 5 (6.94%) Apache Flex
12 4 (5.56%) REST
13 3 (4.17%) jQuery
13 3 (4.17%) Spring Boot
14 2 (2.78%) ASP.NET Web Forms
Miscellaneous
1 17 (23.61%) Computer Science
2 13 (18.06%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (8.33%) NHS
3 6 (8.33%) N-Tier
4 3 (4.17%) Cloud Native
5 2 (2.78%) Digital Media
5 2 (2.78%) iPad
5 2 (2.78%) Mobile App
5 2 (2.78%) User Experience
6 1 (1.39%) Blog
6 1 (1.39%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 4 (5.56%) Linux
2 2 (2.78%) Mac OS X
2 2 (2.78%) Unix
3 1 (1.39%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (48.61%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (26.39%) Open Source
3 12 (16.67%) Analytics
3 12 (16.67%) Coaching
3 12 (16.67%) Data Analytics
3 12 (16.67%) Machine Learning
3 12 (16.67%) Mentoring
4 11 (15.28%) Migration
4 11 (15.28%) Scrum
5 9 (12.50%) Web Development
6 8 (11.11%) BDD
7 6 (8.33%) Build Automation
7 6 (8.33%) Dependency Injection
7 6 (8.33%) Front End Development
7 6 (8.33%) Unit Testing
8 5 (6.94%) Exploratory Testing
8 5 (6.94%) OO
9 4 (5.56%) Continuous Deployment
9 4 (5.56%) TDD
9 4 (5.56%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 31 (43.06%) JavaScript
2 22 (30.56%) SQL
3 15 (20.83%) C++
3 15 (20.83%) Python
3 15 (20.83%) R
4 14 (19.44%) MATLAB
5 6 (8.33%) C#
6 4 (5.56%) PHP
6 4 (5.56%) PL/SQL
7 3 (4.17%) Groovy
8 2 (2.78%) C
8 2 (2.78%) Objective-C
8 2 (2.78%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 25 (34.72%) Security Cleared
2 23 (31.94%) SC Cleared
3 19 (26.39%) Degree
4 12 (16.67%) PhD
5 11 (15.28%) BPSS Clearance
6 5 (6.94%) BC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (9.72%) ISO 14001
1 7 (9.72%) ISO 9001
2 6 (8.33%) QA
3 3 (4.17%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 10 (13.89%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (1.39%) OpenAM
Vendors
1 5 (6.94%) Oracle
2 2 (2.78%) Apple