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 19 January 2017 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
19 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Java
South West / Devon
Rank 4 6 10
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +4
Contract jobs citing Java 40 50 29
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Devon 18.96% 18.80% 10.03%
As % of the Programming Languages category 44.94% 31.45% 36.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 39 12
Median daily rate £448 £400 £348
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.87% +15.10%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £371 £325 £241
10% offered a daily rate of more than £495 £433 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £413 £400
% change year-on-year
+3.03% +3.12%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £42.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +13.33%

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
89 159 80
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Devon 42.18% 59.77% 27.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 53 125 32
Median daily rate £388 £350 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.71% +16.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £290 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £494 £450 £473
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 9 7
Median hourly rate £37.50 £36.50 £36.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.73% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.50 £40.00 £35.18
% change year-on-year
+1.25% +13.71%

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 19 January 2017.

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 19 January 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 +3 37 £445 +7.22% 6
Plymouth -1 2 £500 +33.33% 4
Java
South West

Java
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Devon

For the 6 months to 19 January 2017, 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 45 (64.29%) Spring
2 37 (52.86%) JavaScript
3 30 (42.86%) XML
3 30 (42.86%) Security Cleared
4 28 (40.00%) Grails
5 27 (38.57%) Open Source
5 27 (38.57%) PostgreSQL
6 26 (37.14%) Agile Software Development
6 26 (37.14%) Git (software)
7 25 (35.71%) RabbitMQ
7 25 (35.71%) Docker
8 24 (34.29%) SQL
9 23 (32.86%) Migration
9 23 (32.86%) SC Cleared
9 23 (32.86%) BPSS Clearance
10 21 (30.00%) Jenkins
11 19 (27.14%) Hibernate
12 18 (25.71%) Groovy
13 17 (24.29%) HTML
13 17 (24.29%) REST
14 16 (22.86%) Gradle
15 15 (21.43%) Coaching
15 15 (21.43%) Atlassian Bamboo
16 13 (18.57%) Continuous Delivery
17 12 (17.14%) JSON
18 9 (12.86%) JPA
18 9 (12.86%) .NET
18 9 (12.86%) Unix
18 9 (12.86%) Linux
18 9 (12.86%) Mac OS X

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 2 (2.86%) JBoss
1 2 (2.86%) Oracle SOA Suite
1 2 (2.86%) Tomcat
1 2 (2.86%) WebLogic
1 2 (2.86%) WebSphere
2 1 (1.43%) Apache
2 1 (1.43%) CMS
2 1 (1.43%) Confluence
2 1 (1.43%) IIS
2 1 (1.43%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (1.43%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.43%) GitHub
1 1 (1.43%) IaaS
1 1 (1.43%) PaaS
1 1 (1.43%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (11.43%) HTTP
2 1 (1.43%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (38.57%) PostgreSQL
2 7 (10.00%) MongoDB
2 7 (10.00%) Neo4j
2 7 (10.00%) Relational Database
3 6 (8.57%) SQL Server
4 2 (2.86%) Crystal Reports
4 2 (2.86%) MySQL
4 2 (2.86%) Oracle Database
4 2 (2.86%) Oracle Reports
5 1 (1.43%) BusinessObjects
5 1 (1.43%) GIS
Development Applications
1 26 (37.14%) Git (software)
2 21 (30.00%) Jenkins
3 16 (22.86%) Gradle
4 15 (21.43%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 5 (7.14%) Maven
6 4 (5.71%) JUnit
7 3 (4.29%) Cucumber
8 2 (2.86%) JIRA
8 2 (2.86%) Selenium
8 2 (2.86%) SoapUI
8 2 (2.86%) WebDriver
9 1 (1.43%) Ant
9 1 (1.43%) Artifactory
9 1 (1.43%) Bitbucket
9 1 (1.43%) NeoLoad
9 1 (1.43%) SonarQube
9 1 (1.43%) TestComplete
9 1 (1.43%) TestRail
General
1 4 (5.71%) Finance
2 2 (2.86%) Back Office
3 1 (1.43%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 60 (85.71%) Developer
2 52 (74.29%) Java Developer
3 4 (5.71%) .NET Developer
3 4 (5.71%) Agile Developer
3 4 (5.71%) Agile Java Developer
4 3 (4.29%) JavaScript Developer
4 3 (4.29%) Senior Developer
4 3 (4.29%) Senior Java Developer
4 3 (4.29%) SQL Developer
5 2 (2.86%) Analyst
5 2 (2.86%) Angular Developer
5 2 (2.86%) Automation Tester
5 2 (2.86%) AWS Developer
5 2 (2.86%) Business Analyst
5 2 (2.86%) HTML Developer
5 2 (2.86%) Java Software Developer
5 2 (2.86%) Software Engineer
5 2 (2.86%) Tester
6 1 (1.43%) Developer/Software Engineer
6 1 (1.43%) PostgreSQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 45 (64.29%) Spring
2 30 (42.86%) XML
3 28 (40.00%) Grails
4 25 (35.71%) RabbitMQ
5 19 (27.14%) Hibernate
6 17 (24.29%) HTML
6 17 (24.29%) REST
7 12 (17.14%) JSON
8 9 (12.86%) .NET
8 9 (12.86%) JPA
9 7 (10.00%) Dropwizard
9 7 (10.00%) JAX-RS
10 5 (7.14%) CSS
11 4 (5.71%) .NET Framework
11 4 (5.71%) Spring Boot
11 4 (5.71%) Web Services
12 3 (4.29%) AngularJS
12 3 (4.29%) SOAP
13 2 (2.86%) Ajax
13 2 (2.86%) Struts
Miscellaneous
1 8 (11.43%) NHS
2 4 (5.71%) Mathematics
3 3 (4.29%) Cloud Native
3 3 (4.29%) Computer Science
4 2 (2.86%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (1.43%) Algorithms
5 1 (1.43%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 9 (12.86%) Linux
1 9 (12.86%) Mac OS X
1 9 (12.86%) Unix
2 2 (2.86%) Windows
2 2 (2.86%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (38.57%) Open Source
2 26 (37.14%) Agile Software Development
3 23 (32.86%) Migration
4 15 (21.43%) Coaching
5 13 (18.57%) Continuous Delivery
6 8 (11.43%) Configuration Management
6 8 (11.43%) Continuous Deployment
7 5 (7.14%) Responsive Web Design
7 5 (7.14%) UML
7 5 (7.14%) Web Design
8 4 (5.71%) Continuous Improvement
9 3 (4.29%) Mentoring
9 3 (4.29%) Microservices
9 3 (4.29%) OO
9 3 (4.29%) OOA/OOD
9 3 (4.29%) Scrum
9 3 (4.29%) Stakeholder Management
9 3 (4.29%) Waterfall
10 2 (2.86%) BDD
10 2 (2.86%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 37 (52.86%) JavaScript
2 24 (34.29%) SQL
3 18 (25.71%) Groovy
4 2 (2.86%) C#
4 2 (2.86%) PHP
4 2 (2.86%) PL/SQL
5 1 (1.43%) C
5 1 (1.43%) Python
5 1 (1.43%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 30 (42.86%) Security Cleared
2 23 (32.86%) BPSS Clearance
2 23 (32.86%) SC Cleared
3 4 (5.71%) BC Cleared
3 4 (5.71%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (7.14%) Disclosure Scotland
2 2 (2.86%) ISO 14001
2 2 (2.86%) ISO 9001
3 1 (1.43%) QA
System Software
1 25 (35.71%) Docker
2 1 (1.43%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 3 (4.29%) Oracle
2 1 (1.43%) Black Duck
2 1 (1.43%) Microsoft
2 1 (1.43%) Salesforce.com
2 1 (1.43%) VMware
Plymouth, Devon
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Rate: £400.00 - £600.00 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Exeter, Devon
Elevate Direct
Rate: Negotiable
Posted: 3 days ago
Exeter, Devon
Elevate Direct
Rate: Negotiable
Posted: 3 days ago
Plymouth, Devon
Reed Technology
Rate: £499 - £599 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Plymouth, Devon
Digital Gurus
Rate: £450 - £599 Per Day
Posted: Yesterday