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 30 May 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
30 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Java
Rank 2 8 13
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +5
Contract jobs citing Java 51 36 19
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Devon 23.94% 16.07% 9.79%
As % of the Programming Languages category 45.13% 42.35% 22.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 39 19 8
Median daily rate £400 £398 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.62% -3.63%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £375 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £425 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £19.46 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £40.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year
-10.00% -
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
113 85 83
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Devon 53.05% 37.95% 42.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 74 41 41
Median daily rate £400 £375 £358
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +4.89%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £425 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £343
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.18%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 6 3
Median hourly rate £40.00 £19.50 £13.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+105.12% +50.00%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £36.50 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+2.73% +1.38%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in Devon

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Java across the Devon region over the 3 months to 30 May 2016.

Java Daily Rate Histogram 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 30 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 25 £420 +5.32% 6
Plymouth +3 5 £400 - 1
Torquay - 2 £338 -
Java
South West

Java
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Devon

For the 6 months to 30 May 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 61 (60.40%) Agile Software Development
2 44 (43.56%) HTML
3 43 (42.57%) RESTful
4 41 (40.59%) Web Services
5 40 (39.60%) Security Cleared
6 38 (37.62%) JavaScript
7 37 (36.63%) SC Cleared
8 35 (34.65%) BDD
9 29 (28.71%) Cucumber
9 29 (28.71%) CSS
10 28 (27.72%) Python
10 28 (27.72%) Scrum
11 25 (24.75%) Degree
12 24 (23.76%) JIRA
13 23 (22.77%) SQL
14 22 (21.78%) Jenkins
15 19 (18.81%) C++
15 19 (18.81%) Groovy
16 17 (16.83%) Software Engineering
16 17 (16.83%) Ruby
16 17 (16.83%) MATLAB
16 17 (16.83%) Test Automation
16 17 (16.83%) R
17 16 (15.84%) Git (software)
17 16 (15.84%) Computer Science
17 16 (15.84%) QA
18 15 (14.85%) Unit Testing
18 15 (14.85%) Maven
18 15 (14.85%) C#
18 15 (14.85%) XML

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 13 (12.87%) SAS
2 2 (1.98%) Apache
2 2 (1.98%) BizTalk Server
2 2 (1.98%) SharePoint
2 2 (1.98%) Tomcat
3 1 (0.99%) Drupal
3 1 (0.99%) Jetty
3 1 (0.99%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 1 (0.99%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 4 (3.96%) SPSS
2 2 (1.98%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (1.98%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.99%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.98%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.99%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (0.99%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (0.99%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.98%) HTTP
2 1 (0.99%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (12.87%) RDBMS
1 13 (12.87%) Relational Database
2 8 (7.92%) Data Mining
3 2 (1.98%) Oracle Reports
3 2 (1.98%) SQL Server
3 2 (1.98%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (1.98%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (0.99%) MongoDB
4 1 (0.99%) MySQL
4 1 (0.99%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 29 (28.71%) Cucumber
2 24 (23.76%) JIRA
3 22 (21.78%) Jenkins
4 16 (15.84%) Git (software)
5 15 (14.85%) Maven
6 13 (12.87%) IntelliJ
7 8 (7.92%) Spock
8 7 (6.93%) ClearCase
8 7 (6.93%) Subversion
8 7 (6.93%) Vagrant
9 3 (2.97%) Oracle Forms
General
1 9 (8.91%) Finance
Job Titles
1 71 (70.30%) Developer
2 41 (40.59%) Java Developer
3 13 (12.87%) Software Developer
4 12 (11.88%) Senior Developer
4 12 (11.88%) Web Developer
5 11 (10.89%) Java Web Developer
5 11 (10.89%) Test Engineer
5 11 (10.89%) Tester
6 10 (9.90%) Software Tester
7 9 (8.91%) Senior Software Developer
8 8 (7.92%) Data Scientist
8 8 (7.92%) SC Cleared Java Developer
9 6 (5.94%) Software Engineer
10 5 (4.95%) .NET Developer
10 5 (4.95%) Automation Tester
10 5 (4.95%) Developer in Test
10 5 (4.95%) Software Test Engineer
11 4 (3.96%) Python Developer
11 4 (3.96%) QA Test Engineer
11 4 (3.96%) Software QA Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 44 (43.56%) HTML
2 43 (42.57%) RESTful
3 41 (40.59%) Web Services
4 29 (28.71%) CSS
5 15 (14.85%) XML
6 11 (10.89%) Spring
7 9 (8.91%) HTML5
8 8 (7.92%) XSL
9 5 (4.95%) .NET
9 5 (4.95%) AngularJS
9 5 (4.95%) Apache Camel
10 4 (3.96%) ActiveMQ
10 4 (3.96%) CSS3
10 4 (3.96%) Dojo
11 3 (2.97%) Apache Flex
11 3 (2.97%) Dropwizard
11 3 (2.97%) jQuery
11 3 (2.97%) JSON
11 3 (2.97%) Swagger
12 2 (1.98%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 16 (15.84%) Computer Science
2 11 (10.89%) N-Tier
3 8 (7.92%) Analytical Skills
3 8 (7.92%) Mobile App
4 2 (1.98%) iPad
4 2 (1.98%) User Experience
4 2 (1.98%) Visualisation
5 1 (0.99%) Blog
5 1 (0.99%) Digital Media
5 1 (0.99%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 7 (6.93%) Unix
2 4 (3.96%) Linux
3 2 (1.98%) Android
3 2 (1.98%) Apple iOS
3 2 (1.98%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (0.99%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 61 (60.40%) Agile Software Development
2 35 (34.65%) BDD
3 28 (27.72%) Scrum
4 17 (16.83%) Software Engineering
4 17 (16.83%) Test Automation
5 15 (14.85%) OO
5 15 (14.85%) Unit Testing
6 14 (13.86%) Web Development
7 12 (11.88%) Functional Testing
7 12 (11.88%) Mentoring
8 11 (10.89%) Build Automation
8 11 (10.89%) Dependency Injection
8 11 (10.89%) Front End Development
8 11 (10.89%) SDLC
9 10 (9.90%) Automation Testing
9 10 (9.90%) DevOps
10 9 (8.91%) OOP
10 9 (8.91%) Regression Testing
11 8 (7.92%) Data Analysis
11 8 (7.92%) Machine Learning
Programming Languages
1 38 (37.62%) JavaScript
2 28 (27.72%) Python
3 23 (22.77%) SQL
4 19 (18.81%) C++
4 19 (18.81%) Groovy
5 17 (16.83%) MATLAB
5 17 (16.83%) R
5 17 (16.83%) Ruby
6 15 (14.85%) C#
7 14 (13.86%) C
8 11 (10.89%) Delphi
9 9 (8.91%) Objective-C
9 9 (8.91%) PL/1
10 8 (7.92%) Perl
11 5 (4.95%) PHP
12 2 (1.98%) PL/SQL
12 2 (1.98%) VB
Qualifications
1 40 (39.60%) Security Cleared
2 37 (36.63%) SC Cleared
3 25 (24.75%) Degree
4 8 (7.92%) PhD
5 2 (1.98%) BC Cleared
5 2 (1.98%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (15.84%) QA
2 10 (9.90%) ISO 14001
2 10 (9.90%) ISO 9001
3 4 (3.96%) Disclosure Scotland
Systems Management
1 1 (0.99%) OpenAM
Vendors
1 11 (10.89%) Oracle
2 8 (7.92%) Apple
3 1 (0.99%) Adobe