The table below looks at the statistics for Java skills in IT contracts advertised for the Dorset region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Java over the 3 months to 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java
Rank 7 12 14
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +2
Contract jobs citing Java 26 17 28
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Dorset 10.36% 8.99% 8.75%
As % of the Programming Languages category 24.76% 24.64% 32.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 8 11
Average daily rate
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£425 £463 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.10% +32.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £295 £330 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £455 £523 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 9
Average hourly rate - £34.00 £27.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +23.63%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £37.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year
-6.66% -
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 Dorset region.

Programming Languages Category
Dorset
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
105 69 87
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Dorset 41.83% 36.51% 27.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 62 32 37
Average daily rate £393 £380 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.28% +18.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £485 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 5 13
Average hourly rate £16.72 £16.11 £27.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.78% -41.41%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £34.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+2.94% -2.85%

Java
Jobs Demand Trend in Dorset

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Java across the Dorset region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

Java Jobs Demand Trend in Dorset

Java
Daily Rate Trend in Dorset

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

Java Daily Rate Trend in Dorset

Java
Daily Rate Histogram in Dorset

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Java across the Dorset region over the 3 months to 29 August 2014.

Java Daily Rate Histogram in Dorset

Java
Hourly Rate Trend in Dorset

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

Java Hourly Rate Trend in Dorset

Java
Contract Job Locations in Dorset

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Java within the Dorset region over the 3 months to 29 August 2014. 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
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bournemouth +5 11 £370 -23.11% 8
Poole - 2 £325 - 1
Weymouth - - - - 1
Java
South West

Java
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Dorset

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Dorset region citing Java also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Java.

1 12 (38.71%) UNIX
2 10 (32.26%) Linux
2 10 (32.26%) C++
2 10 (32.26%) SQL
3 9 (29.03%) OO
3 9 (29.03%) Spring
4 8 (25.81%) Multithreading
4 8 (25.81%) SC Cleared
4 8 (25.81%) Security Cleared
5 6 (19.35%) Windows
5 6 (19.35%) Migration
5 6 (19.35%) Agile Software Development
6 5 (16.13%) Finance
6 5 (16.13%) J2EE
6 5 (16.13%) Shell Script
6 5 (16.13%) Python
7 4 (12.90%) TCP/IP
7 4 (12.90%) Intel
7 4 (12.90%) MATLAB
7 4 (12.90%) JavaScript
7 4 (12.90%) Solaris
7 4 (12.90%) UML
7 4 (12.90%) OpenMP
7 4 (12.90%) Parallel Programming
7 4 (12.90%) DO-178B
7 4 (12.90%) Signal Processing
7 4 (12.90%) Validation
7 4 (12.90%) Multicast
8 3 (9.68%) Rational Rhapsody
8 3 (9.68%) Automation Testing

Java
Top Related IT Skills in Dorset by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Dorset region citing Java also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Java. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (3.23%) WebLogic
1 1 (3.23%) Apache
1 1 (3.23%) SharePoint
1 1 (3.23%) SharePoint Server
1 1 (3.23%) SharePoint 2010
1 1 (3.23%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 1 (3.23%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (3.23%) Dynamics AX
Communications & Networking
1 4 (12.90%) TCP/IP
1 4 (12.90%) Multicast
2 1 (3.23%) PuTTY
2 1 (3.23%) DNS
2 1 (3.23%) HTTPS
2 1 (3.23%) SAN
2 1 (3.23%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (6.45%) RDBMS
1 2 (6.45%) SQL Server
1 2 (6.45%) Relational Database
2 1 (3.23%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (3.23%) Ingres
2 1 (3.23%) JasperReports
2 1 (3.23%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (3.23%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (3.23%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 3 (9.68%) Rational Rhapsody
2 1 (3.23%) Ant
2 1 (3.23%) JUnit
2 1 (3.23%) QuickTest Pro
2 1 (3.23%) Subversion
2 1 (3.23%) Maven
2 1 (3.23%) JIRA
2 1 (3.23%) Oracle APEX
2 1 (3.23%) FitNesse
2 1 (3.23%) PHPUnit
General
1 5 (16.13%) Finance
2 2 (6.45%) Legal
2 2 (6.45%) Banking
3 1 (3.23%) Retail
3 1 (3.23%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 19 (61.29%) Developer
2 7 (22.58%) Applications Support
2 7 (22.58%) C++ Developer
3 5 (16.13%) Analyst
4 4 (12.90%) Applications Developer
4 4 (12.90%) Java Developer
5 3 (9.68%) Applications Support Analyst
5 3 (9.68%) Support Analyst
6 2 (6.45%) 2nd Line Support
6 2 (6.45%) Test Analyst
6 2 (6.45%) Architect
6 2 (6.45%) J2EE Developer
6 2 (6.45%) Software Engineer
7 1 (3.23%) Senior Software Engineer
7 1 (3.23%) .NET Developer
7 1 (3.23%) Technical Manager
7 1 (3.23%) Applications Architect
7 1 (3.23%) Environment Manager
7 1 (3.23%) SharePoint Developer
7 1 (3.23%) Java Applications Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (29.03%) Spring
2 5 (16.13%) J2EE
3 4 (12.90%) OpenMP
4 3 (9.68%) XML
4 3 (9.68%) .NET
5 2 (6.45%) HTML
5 2 (6.45%) ASP.NET
5 2 (6.45%) CSS
5 2 (6.45%) Struts
5 2 (6.45%) Web Services
5 2 (6.45%) Hibernate
6 1 (3.23%) .NET Framework
6 1 (3.23%) iBATIS
6 1 (3.23%) WPF
6 1 (3.23%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
6 1 (3.23%) Managed Extensibility Framework
6 1 (3.23%) Laravel
6 1 (3.23%) Task Parallel Library
6 1 (3.23%) DAO
6 1 (3.23%) J2SE
Miscellaneous
1 1 (3.23%) N-Tier
1 1 (3.23%) Fixed Income
1 1 (3.23%) Clustering
1 1 (3.23%) Equities
1 1 (3.23%) Derivative
Operating Systems
1 12 (38.71%) UNIX
2 10 (32.26%) Linux
3 6 (19.35%) Windows
4 4 (12.90%) Solaris
5 1 (3.23%) VMS
5 1 (3.23%) Android
5 1 (3.23%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (29.03%) OO
2 8 (25.81%) Multithreading
3 6 (19.35%) Migration
3 6 (19.35%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (12.90%) UML
4 4 (12.90%) Parallel Programming
4 4 (12.90%) Signal Processing
4 4 (12.90%) Validation
5 3 (9.68%) Automation Testing
6 2 (6.45%) Waterfall
6 2 (6.45%) Web Testing
6 2 (6.45%) Software Engineering
6 2 (6.45%) Software Testing
6 2 (6.45%) ITIL
7 1 (3.23%) TDD
7 1 (3.23%) Scrum
7 1 (3.23%) Business Continuity
7 1 (3.23%) Programme Management
7 1 (3.23%) ERP
7 1 (3.23%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 10 (32.26%) C++
1 10 (32.26%) SQL
2 5 (16.13%) Python
2 5 (16.13%) Shell Script
3 4 (12.90%) MATLAB
3 4 (12.90%) JavaScript
4 3 (9.68%) C#
4 3 (9.68%) PL/SQL
5 2 (6.45%) Perl
6 1 (3.23%) PHP
6 1 (3.23%) T-SQL
6 1 (3.23%) Korn
6 1 (3.23%) Groovy
6 1 (3.23%) PowerShell
6 1 (3.23%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 8 (25.81%) SC Cleared
1 8 (25.81%) Security Cleared
2 2 (6.45%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 2 (6.45%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (12.90%) DO-178B
2 2 (6.45%) QA
3 1 (3.23%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (3.23%) COBIT
System Software
1 1 (3.23%) NFS
1 1 (3.23%) Active Directory
1 1 (3.23%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (3.23%) Veritas Cluster Server
Systems Management
1 1 (3.23%) Puppet
Vendors
1 4 (12.90%) Intel
2 2 (6.45%) Oracle
3 1 (3.23%) Sybase
3 1 (3.23%) SAP
3 1 (3.23%) Microsoft
3 1 (3.23%) CA
3 1 (3.23%) JD Edwards
3 1 (3.23%) VMware
3 1 (3.23%) Telerik
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