The table below looks at the statistics for Java skills in IT contracts advertised for the Dorset region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Java over the 3 months to 1 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
1 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Java
Rank 6 19 17
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -2
Contract jobs citing Java 35 7 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Dorset 13.67% 3.63% 5.26%
As % of the Programming Languages category 32.41% 10.45% 14.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 30 6 7
Median daily rate £393 £300 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+30.83% -33.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £365
10% offered a daily rate of more than £438 £413 £485
UK excluding London median daily rate £420 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £46.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £40.00 £37.00
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +8.12%
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
108 67 67
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Dorset 42.19% 34.72% 35.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 77 31 44
Median daily rate £375 £325 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.38% -7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £458
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 8 8
Median hourly rate £36.50 £40.00 £42.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.75% -5.88%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £27.50 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £41.24 £46.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £37.45 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+0.13% +4.02%

Java
Jobs Demand Trend in Dorset

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Dorset region citing Java as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 1 July 2016.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Java within the Dorset region over the 3 months to 1 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
Bournemouth +12 27 £393 -4.84% 3
Poole -1 3 £413 +37.50% 1
Java
South West

Java
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Dorset

For the 6 months to 1 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 Dorset region with a requirement for Java.

1 27 (48.21%) Finance
2 20 (35.71%) Oracle
3 15 (26.79%) Unix
4 14 (25.00%) Spring
5 13 (23.21%) Windows
5 13 (23.21%) Big Data
6 12 (21.43%) Kafka
6 12 (21.43%) Apache Spark
7 11 (19.64%) Linux
7 11 (19.64%) XML
7 11 (19.64%) Python
7 11 (19.64%) J2EE
7 11 (19.64%) TCP/IP
7 11 (19.64%) Agile Software Development
8 10 (17.86%) Banking
8 10 (17.86%) Cash Management
9 9 (16.07%) Git (software)
9 9 (16.07%) Blockchain
9 9 (16.07%) IIS
9 9 (16.07%) C++
9 9 (16.07%) E-Commerce
9 9 (16.07%) Hibernate
9 9 (16.07%) WebSphere
9 9 (16.07%) MVC
10 8 (14.29%) MQSeries
10 8 (14.29%) SOAP
10 8 (14.29%) Web Services
10 8 (14.29%) Opscode Chef
11 7 (12.50%) Continuous Improvement
11 7 (12.50%) Puppet

Java
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 12 (21.43%) Apache Spark
2 9 (16.07%) IIS
2 9 (16.07%) WebSphere
3 8 (14.29%) MQSeries
4 6 (10.71%) Apache
4 6 (10.71%) WebLogic
5 2 (3.57%) GemFire
6 1 (1.79%) Confluence
6 1 (1.79%) SAS
Business Applications
1 3 (5.36%) Oracle Cash Management
2 1 (1.79%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.57%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.79%) AWS CloudFormation
2 1 (1.79%) AWS OpsWorks
2 1 (1.79%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 11 (19.64%) TCP/IP
2 7 (12.50%) HTTP
2 7 (12.50%) HTTPS
3 6 (10.71%) Firewall
3 6 (10.71%) FTP
3 6 (10.71%) IPsec
3 6 (10.71%) LDAP
3 6 (10.71%) NAS
3 6 (10.71%) Network Security
3 6 (10.71%) VPN
4 5 (8.93%) tcpdump
4 5 (8.93%) Wireshark
5 3 (5.36%) Internet
6 1 (1.79%) Reverse Proxy
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (23.21%) Big Data
2 6 (10.71%) Oracle Database
3 5 (8.93%) Relational Database
4 2 (3.57%) Apache Cassandra
5 1 (1.79%) Hadoop
5 1 (1.79%) Hazelcast
5 1 (1.79%) MySQL
5 1 (1.79%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 9 (16.07%) Git (software)
2 7 (12.50%) IntelliJ
3 6 (10.71%) Gradle
3 6 (10.71%) Subversion
4 4 (7.14%) Maven
5 3 (5.36%) Eclipse
5 3 (5.36%) WiX
6 2 (3.57%) Jenkins
6 2 (3.57%) JIRA
7 1 (1.79%) Ant
7 1 (1.79%) CppUnit
7 1 (1.79%) JUnit
7 1 (1.79%) NetBeans
7 1 (1.79%) Visual Studio
General
1 27 (48.21%) Finance
2 10 (17.86%) Banking
3 7 (12.50%) Retail
4 2 (3.57%) Financial Institution
4 2 (3.57%) Investment Banking
5 1 (1.79%) Back Office
5 1 (1.79%) Military
Job Titles
1 28 (50.00%) Developer
2 22 (39.29%) Java Developer
3 10 (17.86%) Project Manager
4 5 (8.93%) E-Commerce Developer
4 5 (8.93%) Java E-Commerce Developer
4 5 (8.93%) Senior Developer
4 5 (8.93%) Senior Java Developer
5 4 (7.14%) Senior E-Commerce Developer
5 4 (7.14%) Software Engineer
6 3 (5.36%) Architect
6 3 (5.36%) C++ Developer
6 3 (5.36%) DevOps Engineer
6 3 (5.36%) Linux Engineer
6 3 (5.36%) Technical Manager
6 3 (5.36%) Technical Project Manager
7 2 (3.57%) Banking Project Manager
7 2 (3.57%) Big Data Consultant
7 2 (3.57%) Data Consultant
7 2 (3.57%) Investment Banking Java Developer
7 2 (3.57%) Python Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (25.00%) Spring
2 12 (21.43%) Kafka
3 11 (19.64%) J2EE
3 11 (19.64%) XML
4 9 (16.07%) Hibernate
5 8 (14.29%) SOAP
5 8 (14.29%) Web Services
6 7 (12.50%) XSD
7 5 (8.93%) JAXB
7 5 (8.93%) Middleware
8 4 (7.14%) .NET
9 2 (3.57%) AngularJS
9 2 (3.57%) boto
9 2 (3.57%) HTML
9 2 (3.57%) Spring Batch
9 2 (3.57%) Spring MVC
10 1 (1.79%) RAML
10 1 (1.79%) Spring Integration
10 1 (1.79%) Swagger
10 1 (1.79%) XML Messaging
Miscellaneous
1 9 (16.07%) Blockchain
2 6 (10.71%) iPad
3 2 (3.57%) Cryptocurrency
3 2 (3.57%) Public Cloud
4 1 (1.79%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.79%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.79%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (1.79%) Mainframe
4 1 (1.79%) Social Media
4 1 (1.79%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 15 (26.79%) Unix
2 13 (23.21%) Windows
3 11 (19.64%) Linux
4 1 (1.79%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (19.64%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (17.86%) Cash Management
3 9 (16.07%) E-Commerce
3 9 (16.07%) MVC
4 7 (12.50%) Continuous Improvement
4 7 (12.50%) Problem Management
4 7 (12.50%) Secure Coding
5 6 (10.71%) ITIL
5 6 (10.71%) Load Balancing
5 6 (10.71%) Multithreading
5 6 (10.71%) Validation
6 5 (8.93%) B2C
6 5 (8.93%) Software Engineering
7 4 (7.14%) Continuous Integration
7 4 (7.14%) Project Management
7 4 (7.14%) TDD
8 3 (5.36%) DevOps
8 3 (5.36%) Systems Analysis
9 2 (3.57%) Data Analytics
9 2 (3.57%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 11 (19.64%) Python
2 9 (16.07%) C++
3 7 (12.50%) SQL
4 6 (10.71%) Perl
5 5 (8.93%) Shell Script
6 3 (5.36%) Bash Shell
6 3 (5.36%) C
6 3 (5.36%) VC++
7 2 (3.57%) MATLAB
7 2 (3.57%) PowerShell
8 1 (1.79%) C#
8 1 (1.79%) JavaScript
8 1 (1.79%) PHP
Qualifications
1 4 (7.14%) Security Cleared
2 1 (1.79%) Degree
2 1 (1.79%) DV Cleared
2 1 (1.79%) HND
2 1 (1.79%) ISEB
2 1 (1.79%) ISTQB
2 1 (1.79%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (8.93%) QA
2 1 (1.79%) Def Stans
2 1 (1.79%) IEC 61508
2 1 (1.79%) ISO 9001
2 1 (1.79%) SEPA
2 1 (1.79%) TickIT
System Software
1 6 (10.71%) Samba
1 6 (10.71%) Virtual Machines
1 6 (10.71%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (1.79%) Platform Symphony
Systems Management
1 8 (14.29%) Opscode Chef
2 7 (12.50%) Puppet
3 6 (10.71%) Nagios
4 1 (1.79%) Ansible
4 1 (1.79%) Salt
Vendors
1 20 (35.71%) Oracle
2 6 (10.71%) F5
2 6 (10.71%) NetApp
2 6 (10.71%) Red Hat
2 6 (10.71%) VMware
3 5 (8.93%) CheckPoint
4 1 (1.79%) Facebook
4 1 (1.79%) IBM
4 1 (1.79%) Informatica
4 1 (1.79%) Microsoft
4 1 (1.79%) RainStor