The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Dorset region that had Java Developer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 24 February 2017 with a comparison to same period over 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 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Java Developer
South West / Dorset
Rank 8 26 29
Rank change year-on-year
+18 +3
Contract jobs requiring a Java Developer 15 2 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Dorset 14.85% 0.99% 0.88%
As % of the Job Titles category 15.31% 1.03% 0.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 0 1
Median daily rate £325 - £263
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £39.50 £44.81 £36.00
% change year-on-year
-11.85% +24.47%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Dorset region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Dorset
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
98 194 221
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Dorset 97.03% 96.04% 97.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 70 111 131
Median daily rate £363 £375 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.33% +3.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £296 £170 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £475 £513
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 22 23
Median hourly rate £42.50 £20.63 £32.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+106.06% -35.54%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.98 £12.00 £10.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.90 £42.00 £35.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
-2.77% +5.88%

Java Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Dorset

The demand trend of IT contracts across the Dorset region that featured Java Developer in the job title.

Java Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Dorset

Java Developer
Daily Rate Trend in Dorset

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Java Developer across the Dorset region.

Java Developer Daily Rate Trend in Dorset

Java Developer
Daily Rate Histogram in Dorset

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Java Developer across the Dorset region over the 3 months to 24 February 2017.

Java Developer Daily Rate Histogram in Dorset

Java Developer
Hourly Rate Trend in Dorset

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Java Developer across the Dorset region.

Java Developer Hourly Rate Trend in Dorset

Java Developer
Contract Job Locations in Dorset

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Java Developer within the Dorset region over the 3 months to 24 February 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
Poole - 12 £325 - 3
Dorchester - 2 £494 - 1
Bournemouth +7 1 - - 1
Java Developer
South West

Java Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Dorset

For the 6 months to 24 February 2017, Java Developer contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Dorset region featuring Java Developer in the job title.

1 30 (100.00%) Java
2 17 (56.67%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (56.67%) SQL
3 14 (46.67%) Spring
4 12 (40.00%) Relational Database
5 11 (36.67%) Big Data
5 11 (36.67%) JavaScript
5 11 (36.67%) Hibernate
5 11 (36.67%) Finance
6 10 (33.33%) JSP
6 10 (33.33%) TDD
6 10 (33.33%) HTML
6 10 (33.33%) Struts
6 10 (33.33%) Banking
6 10 (33.33%) REST
6 10 (33.33%) Kafka
6 10 (33.33%) Apache Spark
7 9 (30.00%) Blockchain
7 9 (30.00%) Cash Management
8 8 (26.67%) JSON
8 8 (26.67%) CSS
8 8 (26.67%) Servlets
9 7 (23.33%) Retail
9 7 (23.33%) Docker
10 6 (20.00%) J2EE
11 5 (16.67%) Web Services
11 5 (16.67%) Extreme Programming
11 5 (16.67%) NoSQL
12 4 (13.33%) Opscode Chef
12 4 (13.33%) Continuous Delivery

Java Developer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Dorset 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 (33.33%) Apache Spark
2 1 (3.33%) Apache
Business Applications
1 2 (6.67%) Oracle Cash Management
Cloud Services
1 4 (13.33%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (6.67%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (40.00%) Relational Database
2 11 (36.67%) Big Data
3 9 (30.00%) Blockchain
4 5 (16.67%) NoSQL
5 4 (13.33%) MongoDB
6 3 (10.00%) PostgreSQL
7 2 (6.67%) MySQL
8 1 (3.33%) Apache Cassandra
Development Applications
1 4 (13.33%) Git (software)
1 4 (13.33%) JUnit
1 4 (13.33%) Mockito
2 3 (10.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 3 (10.00%) Gradle
2 3 (10.00%) Jenkins
General
1 11 (36.67%) Finance
2 10 (33.33%) Banking
3 7 (23.33%) Retail
4 2 (6.67%) Financial Institution
4 2 (6.67%) Investment Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (46.67%) Spring
2 11 (36.67%) Hibernate
3 10 (33.33%) HTML
3 10 (33.33%) JSP
3 10 (33.33%) Kafka
3 10 (33.33%) REST
3 10 (33.33%) Struts
4 8 (26.67%) CSS
4 8 (26.67%) JSON
4 8 (26.67%) Servlets
5 6 (20.00%) J2EE
6 5 (16.67%) Web Services
7 3 (10.00%) Grails
7 3 (10.00%) RabbitMQ
7 3 (10.00%) RESTful
7 3 (10.00%) XML
8 1 (3.33%) Dropwizard
8 1 (3.33%) Natural Language Processing
8 1 (3.33%) Spring Integration
Miscellaneous
1 2 (6.67%) Mobile App
2 1 (3.33%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 2 (6.67%) Linux
1 2 (6.67%) Mac OS X
1 2 (6.67%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (56.67%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (33.33%) TDD
3 9 (30.00%) Cash Management
4 5 (16.67%) Extreme Programming
5 4 (13.33%) Continuous Delivery
5 4 (13.33%) Open Source
6 3 (10.00%) Continuous Deployment
6 3 (10.00%) Customer Requirements
6 3 (10.00%) Migration
6 3 (10.00%) Web Design
6 3 (10.00%) Web Development
7 2 (6.67%) Configuration Management
7 2 (6.67%) Continuous Integration
7 2 (6.67%) Cryptocurrency
7 2 (6.67%) DevOps
7 2 (6.67%) Front End Development
7 2 (6.67%) Mobile Development
7 2 (6.67%) Responsive Web Design
8 1 (3.33%) Machine Learning
8 1 (3.33%) Multithreading
Programming Languages
1 30 (100.00%) Java
2 17 (56.67%) SQL
3 11 (36.67%) JavaScript
4 4 (13.33%) PL/SQL
5 3 (10.00%) Groovy
6 1 (3.33%) Clojure
6 1 (3.33%) Python
6 1 (3.33%) Ruby
6 1 (3.33%) Scala
Qualifications
1 3 (10.00%) BPSS Clearance
1 3 (10.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (3.33%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (10.00%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 7 (23.33%) Docker
Systems Management
1 4 (13.33%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 2 (6.67%) Oracle
Poole, Dorset
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