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 27 September 2016 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
27 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Java Developer
Rank 14 31 28
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -3
Contract jobs requiring a Java Developer 16 4 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Dorset 7.24% 1.62% 1.92%
As % of the Job Titles category 7.44% 1.79% 1.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 0 2
Median daily rate £325 - £303
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 - £261
10% offered a daily rate of more than £413 - £345
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 £38.50 £42.75 £34.00
% change year-on-year
-9.94% +25.73%
Java Developer
South West

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
215 223 257
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Dorset 97.29% 90.28% 98.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 140 110 145
Median daily rate £375 £345 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.69% -1.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £120 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £536 £485 £483
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £380 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.63% +8.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 44 37
Median hourly rate £14.50 £37.00 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-60.81% +131.25%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £12.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.50 £45.00 £43.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.33 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-4.78% +5.03%

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 27 September 2016.

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 27 September 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
Bournemouth +10 16 £325 - 7
Java Developer
South West

Java Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Dorset

For the 6 months to 27 September 2016, 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 37 (100.00%) Java
2 30 (81.08%) Finance
3 25 (67.57%) Big Data
3 25 (67.57%) Apache Spark
4 24 (64.86%) Blockchain
4 24 (64.86%) Kafka
4 24 (64.86%) Cash Management
5 20 (54.05%) Retail
6 19 (51.35%) Banking
7 16 (43.24%) Spring
8 10 (27.03%) Hibernate
8 10 (27.03%) Agile Software Development
8 10 (27.03%) Oracle
9 9 (24.32%) Git (software)
10 8 (21.62%) Web Services
10 8 (21.62%) MVC
11 7 (18.92%) SOAP
11 7 (18.92%) IntelliJ
11 7 (18.92%) XML
11 7 (18.92%) XSD
11 7 (18.92%) Secure Coding
12 6 (16.22%) E-Commerce
12 6 (16.22%) TDD
12 6 (16.22%) Gradle
13 5 (13.51%) QA
13 5 (13.51%) B2C
13 5 (13.51%) JAXB
13 5 (13.51%) WebLogic
13 5 (13.51%) SQL
13 5 (13.51%) J2EE

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 25 (67.57%) Apache Spark
2 5 (13.51%) WebLogic
3 1 (2.70%) Apache
Business Applications
1 4 (10.81%) Oracle Cash Management
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.70%) Reverse Proxy
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (67.57%) Big Data
2 4 (10.81%) Relational Database
3 1 (2.70%) Apache Cassandra
3 1 (2.70%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 9 (24.32%) Git (software)
2 7 (18.92%) IntelliJ
3 6 (16.22%) Gradle
4 3 (8.11%) Eclipse
5 1 (2.70%) Ant
5 1 (2.70%) Jenkins
5 1 (2.70%) JIRA
5 1 (2.70%) Maven
5 1 (2.70%) Subversion
General
1 30 (81.08%) Finance
2 20 (54.05%) Retail
3 19 (51.35%) Banking
4 4 (10.81%) Financial Institution
4 4 (10.81%) Investment Banking
5 1 (2.70%) Back Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (64.86%) Kafka
2 16 (43.24%) Spring
3 10 (27.03%) Hibernate
4 8 (21.62%) Web Services
5 7 (18.92%) SOAP
5 7 (18.92%) XML
5 7 (18.92%) XSD
6 5 (13.51%) J2EE
6 5 (13.51%) JAXB
7 2 (5.41%) HTML
7 2 (5.41%) Spring Batch
8 1 (2.70%) AngularJS
8 1 (2.70%) Backbone.js
8 1 (2.70%) CSS
8 1 (2.70%) jQuery
8 1 (2.70%) Node.js
8 1 (2.70%) RESTful
8 1 (2.70%) Spring Integration
8 1 (2.70%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 24 (64.86%) Blockchain
2 4 (10.81%) Cryptocurrency
3 1 (2.70%) iPad
3 1 (2.70%) Social Media
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (64.86%) Cash Management
2 10 (27.03%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (21.62%) MVC
4 7 (18.92%) Secure Coding
5 6 (16.22%) E-Commerce
5 6 (16.22%) TDD
6 5 (13.51%) B2C
7 3 (8.11%) Continuous Integration
8 2 (5.41%) BDD
8 2 (5.41%) Scrum
9 1 (2.70%) Business Analysis
9 1 (2.70%) Concurrent Programming
9 1 (2.70%) Kanban
9 1 (2.70%) Multithreading
9 1 (2.70%) Release Management
9 1 (2.70%) Re-Platforming
9 1 (2.70%) SDLC
9 1 (2.70%) User Stories
9 1 (2.70%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 37 (100.00%) Java
2 5 (13.51%) SQL
3 2 (5.41%) JavaScript
4 1 (2.70%) C++
4 1 (2.70%) Python
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (13.51%) QA
2 1 (2.70%) PCI DSS
Vendors
1 10 (27.03%) Oracle
2 1 (2.70%) Facebook