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 June 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 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Java
Rank 4 4 9
Rank change year-on-year
0 +5
Contract jobs citing Java 47 56 30
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Devon 21.36% 22.05% 15.00%
As % of the Programming Languages category 42.73% 50.00% 27.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 33 32 17
Median daily rate £415 £420 £419
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.19% +0.29%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £375 £335
10% offered a daily rate of more than £445 £474 £565
UK excluding London median daily rate £420 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +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 £37.49
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +6.69%
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
110 112 108
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Devon 50.00% 44.09% 54.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 61 59 56
Median daily rate £415 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £277 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £425 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 9 4
Median hourly rate £34.00 £20.50 £13.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+65.85% +57.69%
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 24 June 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 24 June 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 0 32 £425 +6.25% 3
Torquay - 2 £338 -
Plymouth -7 1 - -
Java
South West

Java
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Devon

For the 6 months to 24 June 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 53 (54.08%) Agile Software Development
2 43 (43.88%) HTML
3 36 (36.73%) JavaScript
4 35 (35.71%) Web Services
5 34 (34.69%) Security Cleared
5 34 (34.69%) RESTful
6 32 (32.65%) CSS
7 31 (31.63%) SC Cleared
8 30 (30.61%) Degree
8 30 (30.61%) Python
9 28 (28.57%) BDD
10 26 (26.53%) SQL
11 24 (24.49%) Cucumber
12 23 (23.47%) C++
12 23 (23.47%) Scrum
13 21 (21.43%) JIRA
13 21 (21.43%) MATLAB
13 21 (21.43%) R
14 20 (20.41%) Computer Science
15 18 (18.37%) QA
16 17 (17.35%) Ruby
16 17 (17.35%) Jenkins
16 17 (17.35%) Groovy
17 15 (15.31%) Mentoring
17 15 (15.31%) Finance
17 15 (15.31%) C#
17 15 (15.31%) OO
18 14 (14.29%) Software Engineering
18 14 (14.29%) Unit Testing
19 13 (13.27%) Web Development

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 (13.27%) SAS
2 2 (2.04%) Apache
2 2 (2.04%) BizTalk Server
2 2 (2.04%) SharePoint
3 1 (1.02%) Drupal
3 1 (1.02%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 1 (1.02%) Oracle Workflow
3 1 (1.02%) Tomcat
Applications
1 4 (4.08%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 2 (2.04%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.02%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.04%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.02%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.02%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (1.02%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.02%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (12.24%) Data Mining
2 10 (10.20%) RDBMS
2 10 (10.20%) Relational Database
3 4 (4.08%) Oracle Reports
4 2 (2.04%) SQL Server
4 2 (2.04%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (2.04%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (1.02%) MongoDB
5 1 (1.02%) MySQL
5 1 (1.02%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 24 (24.49%) Cucumber
2 21 (21.43%) JIRA
3 17 (17.35%) Jenkins
4 13 (13.27%) Git (software)
5 12 (12.24%) Maven
6 10 (10.20%) IntelliJ
7 7 (7.14%) ClearCase
7 7 (7.14%) Subversion
7 7 (7.14%) Vagrant
8 6 (6.12%) Spock
9 5 (5.10%) Oracle Forms
General
1 15 (15.31%) Finance
Job Titles
1 70 (71.43%) Developer
2 36 (36.73%) Java Developer
3 17 (17.35%) Software Developer
4 12 (12.24%) Data Scientist
4 12 (12.24%) Senior Developer
5 11 (11.22%) Test Engineer
5 11 (11.22%) Web Developer
6 10 (10.20%) Java Web Developer
7 9 (9.18%) Senior Software Developer
7 9 (9.18%) Tester
8 8 (8.16%) Senior DevOps
8 8 (8.16%) Software Tester
9 6 (6.12%) SC Cleared Java Developer
10 5 (5.10%) .NET Developer
10 5 (5.10%) Automation Tester
10 5 (5.10%) Software Test Engineer
11 4 (4.08%) Analyst Developer
11 4 (4.08%) Python Developer
11 4 (4.08%) QA Engineer
11 4 (4.08%) QA Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 43 (43.88%) HTML
2 35 (35.71%) Web Services
3 34 (34.69%) RESTful
4 32 (32.65%) CSS
5 13 (13.27%) HTML5
6 11 (11.22%) Spring
6 11 (11.22%) XML
7 9 (9.18%) AngularJS
8 8 (8.16%) CSS3
8 8 (8.16%) Dojo
8 8 (8.16%) XSL
9 7 (7.14%) .NET
10 5 (5.10%) Apache Flex
11 3 (3.06%) Apache Camel
11 3 (3.06%) jQuery
12 2 (2.04%) ASP.NET MVC
12 2 (2.04%) ASP.NET Web Forms
12 2 (2.04%) REST
12 2 (2.04%) Sass
12 2 (2.04%) Swagger
Miscellaneous
1 20 (20.41%) Computer Science
2 12 (12.24%) Analytical Skills
3 10 (10.20%) N-Tier
4 8 (8.16%) Mobile App
5 4 (4.08%) User Experience
6 2 (2.04%) iPad
6 2 (2.04%) Visualisation
7 1 (1.02%) Blog
7 1 (1.02%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 7 (7.14%) Unix
2 2 (2.04%) Android
2 2 (2.04%) Apple iOS
2 2 (2.04%) Linux
3 1 (1.02%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 53 (54.08%) Agile Software Development
2 28 (28.57%) BDD
3 23 (23.47%) Scrum
4 15 (15.31%) Mentoring
4 15 (15.31%) OO
5 14 (14.29%) Software Engineering
5 14 (14.29%) Unit Testing
6 13 (13.27%) Web Development
7 12 (12.24%) Analytics
7 12 (12.24%) Data Analytics
7 12 (12.24%) Machine Learning
7 12 (12.24%) Test Automation
8 11 (11.22%) SDLC
9 10 (10.20%) Build Automation
9 10 (10.20%) Dependency Injection
9 10 (10.20%) DevOps
9 10 (10.20%) Front End Development
10 8 (8.16%) Automation Testing
10 8 (8.16%) Functional Testing
10 8 (8.16%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 36 (36.73%) JavaScript
2 30 (30.61%) Python
3 26 (26.53%) SQL
4 23 (23.47%) C++
5 21 (21.43%) MATLAB
5 21 (21.43%) R
6 17 (17.35%) Groovy
6 17 (17.35%) Ruby
7 15 (15.31%) C#
8 13 (13.27%) C
9 11 (11.22%) Delphi
10 9 (9.18%) Objective-C
10 9 (9.18%) PL/1
11 8 (8.16%) Perl
12 5 (5.10%) PHP
13 4 (4.08%) PL/SQL
14 2 (2.04%) VB
Qualifications
1 34 (34.69%) Security Cleared
2 31 (31.63%) SC Cleared
3 30 (30.61%) Degree
4 12 (12.24%) PhD
5 5 (5.10%) BC Cleared
6 2 (2.04%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (18.37%) QA
2 11 (11.22%) ISO 14001
2 11 (11.22%) ISO 9001
3 4 (4.08%) Disclosure Scotland
Systems Management
1 1 (1.02%) OpenAM
Vendors
1 13 (13.27%) Oracle
2 8 (8.16%) Apple
3 1 (1.02%) Adobe