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 23 July 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
23 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Java
Rank 7 2 14
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +12
Contract jobs citing Java 34 67 26
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Devon 15.45% 22.04% 11.35%
As % of the Programming Languages category 36.96% 51.54% 27.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 35 17
Median daily rate £425 £425 £425
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £365 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £445 £481 £570
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 £35.75 £40.19 £36.00
% change year-on-year
-11.04% +11.63%
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
92 130 95
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Devon 41.82% 42.76% 41.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 48 70 58
Median daily rate £425 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.33% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 7 3
Median hourly rate £42.50 £19.50 £94.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+117.94% -79.25%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.50 £19.46 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £35.50 £175.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £37.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%

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 23 July 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 23 July 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 27 £425 +6.25% 1
Plymouth -8 2 - -
Java
South West

Java
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Devon

For the 6 months to 23 July 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 32 (44.44%) HTML
3 27 (37.50%) JavaScript
4 25 (34.72%) Python
5 24 (33.33%) SQL
5 24 (33.33%) CSS
5 24 (33.33%) Web Services
5 24 (33.33%) RESTful
6 22 (30.56%) Security Cleared
6 22 (30.56%) Degree
6 22 (30.56%) C++
7 21 (29.17%) SC Cleared
8 20 (27.78%) R
9 19 (26.39%) MATLAB
10 18 (25.00%) Scrum
10 18 (25.00%) BDD
11 16 (22.22%) QA
12 15 (20.83%) Finance
13 14 (19.44%) HTML5
13 14 (19.44%) Computer Science
13 14 (19.44%) Cucumber
14 13 (18.06%) Mentoring
14 13 (18.06%) Analytical Skills
14 13 (18.06%) C#
15 12 (16.67%) PhD
15 12 (16.67%) Data Mining
15 12 (16.67%) Analytics
15 12 (16.67%) Data Analytics
15 12 (16.67%) Machine Learning
15 12 (16.67%) Exploratory Testing

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 11 (15.28%) SAS
2 2 (2.78%) Apache
2 2 (2.78%) BizTalk Server
2 2 (2.78%) Drupal
2 2 (2.78%) SharePoint
3 1 (1.39%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 1 (1.39%) Tomcat
Applications
1 4 (5.56%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 2 (2.78%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.39%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.78%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.39%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.39%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (1.39%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.78%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (16.67%) Data Mining
2 6 (8.33%) RDBMS
2 6 (8.33%) Relational Database
3 4 (5.56%) Oracle Reports
4 2 (2.78%) MySQL
4 2 (2.78%) SQL Server
4 2 (2.78%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (2.78%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (1.39%) MongoDB
5 1 (1.39%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 14 (19.44%) Cucumber
2 9 (12.50%) JIRA
3 5 (6.94%) Oracle Forms
4 3 (4.17%) ClearCase
4 3 (4.17%) Git (software)
4 3 (4.17%) Jenkins
4 3 (4.17%) Subversion
4 3 (4.17%) Vagrant
5 2 (2.78%) Maven
General
1 15 (20.83%) Finance
Job Titles
1 47 (65.28%) Developer
2 19 (26.39%) Java Developer
3 15 (20.83%) Software Developer
4 13 (18.06%) Data Scientist
5 8 (11.11%) Test Engineer
5 8 (11.11%) Tester
6 7 (9.72%) Senior Developer
6 7 (9.72%) Senior Software Developer
6 7 (9.72%) Software Tester
7 6 (8.33%) Java Web Developer
7 6 (8.33%) Senior DevOps
7 6 (8.33%) Web Developer
8 5 (6.94%) .NET Developer
8 5 (6.94%) Software Test Engineer
9 4 (5.56%) Analyst Developer
9 4 (5.56%) Automation Tester
9 4 (5.56%) Python Developer
9 4 (5.56%) QA Engineer
9 4 (5.56%) QA Test Engineer
9 4 (5.56%) QA Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (44.44%) HTML
2 24 (33.33%) CSS
2 24 (33.33%) RESTful
2 24 (33.33%) Web Services
3 14 (19.44%) HTML5
4 11 (15.28%) Spring
5 9 (12.50%) AngularJS
6 8 (11.11%) CSS3
6 8 (11.11%) Dojo
6 8 (11.11%) XML
7 7 (9.72%) .NET
8 5 (6.94%) Apache Flex
9 4 (5.56%) XSL
10 3 (4.17%) jQuery
11 2 (2.78%) .NET Framework
11 2 (2.78%) ASP.NET
11 2 (2.78%) ASP.NET MVC
11 2 (2.78%) ASP.NET Web Forms
11 2 (2.78%) REST
11 2 (2.78%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 14 (19.44%) Computer Science
2 13 (18.06%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (8.33%) Mobile App
3 6 (8.33%) N-Tier
4 4 (5.56%) User Experience
5 2 (2.78%) Digital Media
5 2 (2.78%) iPad
5 2 (2.78%) Visualisation
6 1 (1.39%) Blog
Operating Systems
1 3 (4.17%) Unix
2 2 (2.78%) Android
2 2 (2.78%) Apple iOS
2 2 (2.78%) Linux
3 1 (1.39%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (48.61%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (25.00%) BDD
2 18 (25.00%) Scrum
3 13 (18.06%) Mentoring
4 12 (16.67%) Analytics
4 12 (16.67%) Data Analytics
4 12 (16.67%) Exploratory Testing
4 12 (16.67%) Machine Learning
5 10 (13.89%) Unit Testing
6 9 (12.50%) OO
6 9 (12.50%) Test Automation
6 9 (12.50%) Web Development
7 8 (11.11%) DevOps
7 8 (11.11%) Open Source
7 8 (11.11%) Software Engineering
8 7 (9.72%) Functional Testing
9 6 (8.33%) Build Automation
9 6 (8.33%) Front End Development
9 6 (8.33%) Line Management
9 6 (8.33%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 27 (37.50%) JavaScript
2 25 (34.72%) Python
3 24 (33.33%) SQL
4 22 (30.56%) C++
5 20 (27.78%) R
6 19 (26.39%) MATLAB
7 13 (18.06%) C#
8 11 (15.28%) Ruby
9 10 (13.89%) Groovy
10 7 (9.72%) C
10 7 (9.72%) Delphi
10 7 (9.72%) Objective-C
11 6 (8.33%) PHP
12 5 (6.94%) PL/1
13 4 (5.56%) Perl
13 4 (5.56%) PL/SQL
14 2 (2.78%) VB
Qualifications
1 22 (30.56%) Degree
1 22 (30.56%) Security Cleared
2 21 (29.17%) SC Cleared
3 12 (16.67%) PhD
4 5 (6.94%) BC Cleared
5 1 (1.39%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (22.22%) QA
2 5 (6.94%) ISO 14001
2 5 (6.94%) ISO 9001
3 2 (2.78%) Disclosure Scotland
Systems Management
1 1 (1.39%) OpenAM
Vendors
1 9 (12.50%) Oracle
2 6 (8.33%) Apple