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 17 April 2015 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
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Java
Rank 24 20 13
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -7
Contract jobs citing Java 9 13 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Dorset 4.04% 5.65% 9.09%
As % of the Programming Languages category 12.86% 17.11% 18.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 7 11
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£350 £450 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-22.22% +38.46%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £350 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £453 £499 £685
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 0 0
Average hourly rate £32.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £40.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
- +17.64%
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
70 76 92
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Dorset 31.39% 33.04% 49.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 36 37 52
Average daily rate £263 £418 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-37.12% +28.46%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £350 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £494 £418
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £330 £325
% change year-on-year
+6.06% +1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 6 10
Average hourly rate £32.00 £42.50 £32.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-24.70% +32.81%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £36.40 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-1.09% +4.00%

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 17 April 2015.

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 17 April 2015. 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
Poole - 6 £350 - 1
Bournemouth -3 2 £475 +5.55% 8
Weymouth - - - - 1
Java
South West

Java
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Dorset

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, 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 (63.16%) .NET
2 9 (47.37%) C++
3 8 (42.11%) C
3 8 (42.11%) C#
3 8 (42.11%) Web Services
3 8 (42.11%) UML
3 8 (42.11%) Software Engineering
4 7 (36.84%) REST
4 7 (36.84%) Subversion
4 7 (36.84%) Windows
5 6 (31.58%) Visual Studio
5 6 (31.58%) Smartcard
5 6 (31.58%) Embedded Software Development
5 6 (31.58%) Windows 8
5 6 (31.58%) SOAP
6 5 (26.32%) Finance
7 3 (15.79%) E-Commerce
7 3 (15.79%) Oracle
7 3 (15.79%) SQL
7 3 (15.79%) OO
7 3 (15.79%) SOA
8 2 (10.53%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 2 (10.53%) Agile Software Development
8 2 (10.53%) TDD
8 2 (10.53%) Dynamics AX
8 2 (10.53%) Resource Management
8 2 (10.53%) ITIL
8 2 (10.53%) WebLogic
8 2 (10.53%) SQL Server
8 2 (10.53%) CSS

Java
Top Related IT Skills in Dorset by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, 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 2 (10.53%) Tomcat
1 2 (10.53%) WebLogic
1 2 (10.53%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 1 (5.26%) WebSphere Application Server
2 1 (5.26%) JBoss
2 1 (5.26%) SAS
2 1 (5.26%) WebLogic Portal
2 1 (5.26%) WebSphere
2 1 (5.26%) JCAPS
2 1 (5.26%) Oracle Service Bus
Business Applications
1 2 (10.53%) Dynamics AX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (10.53%) SQL Server
2 1 (5.26%) RDBMS
2 1 (5.26%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (5.26%) Oracle Exadata
2 1 (5.26%) Oracle Database
2 1 (5.26%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 7 (36.84%) Subversion
2 6 (31.58%) Visual Studio
3 1 (5.26%) Eclipse
3 1 (5.26%) Maven
General
1 5 (26.32%) Finance
2 1 (5.26%) Manufacturing
2 1 (5.26%) Banking
2 1 (5.26%) Billing
Job Titles
1 8 (42.11%) Software Engineer
2 5 (26.32%) Analyst
2 5 (26.32%) Senior Software Engineer
2 5 (26.32%) Senior Analyst
3 4 (21.05%) Developer
4 3 (15.79%) Architect
4 3 (15.79%) Java Developer
4 3 (15.79%) Digital Architect
5 2 (10.53%) Digital Solutions Architect
5 2 (10.53%) Solutions Architect
6 1 (5.26%) Analyst Programmer
6 1 (5.26%) Programmer
6 1 (5.26%) Systems Engineer
6 1 (5.26%) Project Manager
6 1 (5.26%) C++ Software Engineer
6 1 (5.26%) C# Software Engineer
6 1 (5.26%) Senior Analyst Programmer
6 1 (5.26%) Server Engineer
6 1 (5.26%) Senior Programmer
6 1 (5.26%) Agile Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (63.16%) .NET
2 8 (42.11%) Web Services
3 7 (36.84%) REST
4 6 (31.58%) SOAP
5 2 (10.53%) HTML
5 2 (10.53%) J2EE
5 2 (10.53%) CSS
6 1 (5.26%) JDBC
6 1 (5.26%) JSP
6 1 (5.26%) EJB
6 1 (5.26%) XML
6 1 (5.26%) JMS
6 1 (5.26%) Hibernate
6 1 (5.26%) Spring
6 1 (5.26%) EJB 3.0
6 1 (5.26%) iOS SDK
6 1 (5.26%) Java Concurrency
6 1 (5.26%) Android SDK
Miscellaneous
1 6 (31.58%) Smartcard
2 1 (5.26%) Mainframe
2 1 (5.26%) Mathematics
2 1 (5.26%) Physics
2 1 (5.26%) Computer Science
2 1 (5.26%) Mobile App
2 1 (5.26%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (5.26%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 7 (36.84%) Windows
2 6 (31.58%) Windows 8
3 2 (10.53%) Windows XP
3 2 (10.53%) Windows CE
4 1 (5.26%) Windows XP Embedded
4 1 (5.26%) Android
4 1 (5.26%) Apple iOS
4 1 (5.26%) zOS
4 1 (5.26%) AIX
4 1 (5.26%) Linux
4 1 (5.26%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (42.11%) UML
1 8 (42.11%) Software Engineering
2 6 (31.58%) Embedded Software Development
3 3 (15.79%) OO
3 3 (15.79%) E-Commerce
3 3 (15.79%) SOA
4 2 (10.53%) ERP
4 2 (10.53%) ITIL
4 2 (10.53%) Project Management
4 2 (10.53%) Scrum
4 2 (10.53%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (10.53%) TDD
4 2 (10.53%) Resource Management
5 1 (5.26%) Release Management
5 1 (5.26%) Continuous Integration
5 1 (5.26%) Software Architecture
5 1 (5.26%) Stakeholder Engagement
5 1 (5.26%) Signal Processing
5 1 (5.26%) Change Control
5 1 (5.26%) Android Development
Programming Languages
1 9 (47.37%) C++
2 8 (42.11%) C
2 8 (42.11%) C#
3 3 (15.79%) SQL
4 2 (10.53%) JavaScript
4 2 (10.53%) PL/SQL
5 1 (5.26%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 2 (10.53%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (5.26%) PhD
2 1 (5.26%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.26%) QA
Vendors
1 3 (15.79%) Oracle
2 2 (10.53%) JD Edwards
3 1 (5.26%) VMware
3 1 (5.26%) SAP
3 1 (5.26%) IBM
3 1 (5.26%) Microsoft
3 1 (5.26%) Informatica
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