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 August 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 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Java
Rank 13 4 19
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +15
Contract jobs citing Java 21 56 22
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Devon 10.00% 17.50% 7.21%
As % of the Programming Languages category 22.83% 42.75% 23.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 33 15
Median daily rate £425 £425 £425
90% offered a daily rate of more than £415 £361 £329
10% offered a daily rate of more than £432 £489 £580
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £40.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +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
92 131 93
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Devon 43.81% 40.94% 30.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 48 78 48
Median daily rate £307 £350 £390
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.28% -10.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £213 £285 £262
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £475 £458
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £365 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.73% +4.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 7 5
Median hourly rate £42.50 £37.50 £37.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+13.33% +1.35%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.50 £26.10 £24.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.80 £42.00 £175.00
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 August 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 19 £425 - 6
Plymouth -7 1 - - 1
Java
South West

Java
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Devon

For the 6 months to 24 August 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 39 (54.93%) Agile Software Development
2 31 (43.66%) HTML
3 24 (33.80%) JavaScript
3 24 (33.80%) Python
4 23 (32.39%) SQL
4 23 (32.39%) CSS
5 22 (30.99%) Degree
5 22 (30.99%) Security Cleared
6 21 (29.58%) SC Cleared
7 20 (28.17%) RESTful
7 20 (28.17%) Web Services
8 19 (26.76%) C++
8 19 (26.76%) R
9 18 (25.35%) Spring
9 18 (25.35%) Scrum
9 18 (25.35%) MATLAB
10 16 (22.54%) Computer Science
11 15 (21.13%) QA
11 15 (21.13%) Finance
12 14 (19.72%) Mentoring
13 13 (18.31%) Analytical Skills
13 13 (18.31%) BDD
14 12 (16.90%) HTML5
14 12 (16.90%) Machine Learning
14 12 (16.90%) Data Mining
14 12 (16.90%) PhD
14 12 (16.90%) Analytics
14 12 (16.90%) Data Analytics
15 11 (15.49%) Exploratory Testing
16 10 (14.08%) OO

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 10 (14.08%) SAS
2 2 (2.82%) Apache
2 2 (2.82%) Drupal
3 1 (1.41%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 1 (1.41%) Tomcat
Applications
1 4 (5.63%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 1 (1.41%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.41%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (1.41%) Amazon EC2
1 1 (1.41%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.82%) Network Security
2 1 (1.41%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (16.90%) Data Mining
2 8 (11.27%) Relational Database
3 6 (8.45%) RDBMS
4 4 (5.63%) Oracle Reports
5 2 (2.82%) MySQL
6 1 (1.41%) MongoDB
6 1 (1.41%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 9 (12.68%) Cucumber
2 8 (11.27%) JIRA
3 5 (7.04%) Jenkins
3 5 (7.04%) Oracle Forms
4 3 (4.23%) ClearCase
4 3 (4.23%) Git (software)
4 3 (4.23%) Maven
4 3 (4.23%) Subversion
4 3 (4.23%) Vagrant
5 2 (2.82%) JUnit
General
1 15 (21.13%) Finance
Job Titles
1 50 (70.42%) Developer
2 26 (36.62%) Java Developer
3 14 (19.72%) Software Developer
4 13 (18.31%) Data Scientist
5 9 (12.68%) Senior Developer
6 7 (9.86%) Test Engineer
6 7 (9.86%) Tester
7 6 (8.45%) Java Web Developer
7 6 (8.45%) Senior Software Developer
7 6 (8.45%) Software Tester
7 6 (8.45%) Web Developer
8 5 (7.04%) Senior DevOps
8 5 (7.04%) Software Test Engineer
9 4 (5.63%) Analyst Developer
9 4 (5.63%) Python Developer
9 4 (5.63%) QA Engineer
9 4 (5.63%) QA Test Engineer
9 4 (5.63%) QA Tester
9 4 (5.63%) Software QA Engineer
9 4 (5.63%) Software QA Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (43.66%) HTML
2 23 (32.39%) CSS
3 20 (28.17%) RESTful
3 20 (28.17%) Web Services
4 18 (25.35%) Spring
5 12 (16.90%) HTML5
6 9 (12.68%) AngularJS
7 8 (11.27%) CSS3
7 8 (11.27%) Dojo
7 8 (11.27%) XML
8 5 (7.04%) .NET
8 5 (7.04%) Apache Flex
9 4 (5.63%) REST
9 4 (5.63%) XSL
10 3 (4.23%) jQuery
11 2 (2.82%) .NET Framework
11 2 (2.82%) ASP.NET Web Forms
11 2 (2.82%) Sass
11 2 (2.82%) Spring Boot
12 1 (1.41%) Apache Camel
Miscellaneous
1 16 (22.54%) Computer Science
2 13 (18.31%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (8.45%) N-Tier
4 5 (7.04%) Mobile App
5 2 (2.82%) Cloud Native
5 2 (2.82%) Digital Media
5 2 (2.82%) iPad
5 2 (2.82%) User Experience
5 2 (2.82%) Visualisation
6 1 (1.41%) Blog
6 1 (1.41%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 5 (7.04%) Unix
2 4 (5.63%) Linux
3 2 (2.82%) Mac OS X
4 1 (1.41%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (54.93%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (25.35%) Scrum
3 14 (19.72%) Mentoring
4 13 (18.31%) BDD
5 12 (16.90%) Analytics
5 12 (16.90%) Data Analytics
5 12 (16.90%) Machine Learning
6 11 (15.49%) Exploratory Testing
7 10 (14.08%) OO
7 10 (14.08%) Open Source
7 10 (14.08%) Unit Testing
8 9 (12.68%) Web Development
9 8 (11.27%) Coaching
9 8 (11.27%) Test Automation
10 7 (9.86%) DevOps
11 6 (8.45%) Build Automation
11 6 (8.45%) Dependency Injection
11 6 (8.45%) Front End Development
11 6 (8.45%) Functional Testing
11 6 (8.45%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 24 (33.80%) JavaScript
1 24 (33.80%) Python
2 23 (32.39%) SQL
3 19 (26.76%) C++
3 19 (26.76%) R
4 18 (25.35%) MATLAB
5 10 (14.08%) C#
5 10 (14.08%) Ruby
6 7 (9.86%) Groovy
7 6 (8.45%) C
7 6 (8.45%) Objective-C
8 5 (7.04%) Delphi
8 5 (7.04%) PL/1
9 4 (5.63%) Perl
9 4 (5.63%) PHP
9 4 (5.63%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 22 (30.99%) Degree
1 22 (30.99%) Security Cleared
2 21 (29.58%) SC Cleared
3 12 (16.90%) PhD
4 5 (7.04%) BC Cleared
4 5 (7.04%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (21.13%) QA
2 7 (9.86%) ISO 14001
2 7 (9.86%) ISO 9001
3 2 (2.82%) Disclosure Scotland
Systems Management
1 1 (1.41%) OpenAM
Vendors
1 9 (12.68%) Oracle
2 5 (7.04%) Apple
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