The table below looks at the statistics for Java skills in IT contracts advertised for the Exeter region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Java over the 3 months to 1 May 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
1 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Java
Rank 2 13 17
Rank change year-on-year
+11 +4
Contract jobs citing Java 34 12 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Exeter 32.08% 12.00% 7.89%
As % of the Programming Languages category 58.62% 23.53% 18.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 5 1
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£399 £413 £310
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.33% +33.06%
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £40.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
- +17.64%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in contract jobs advertised in the Exeter region.

Programming Languages Category
Exeter
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
58 51 48
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Exeter 54.72% 51.00% 42.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 17 27
Average daily rate £350 £375 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% +15.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £200 £212
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £437 £351
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £330 £325
% change year-on-year
+6.06% +1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 4 4
Average hourly rate £34.00 £13.00 £41.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+161.53% -68.29%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £36.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
- +2.85%

Java
Jobs Demand Trend in Exeter

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

Java Jobs Demand Trend in Exeter

Java
Daily Rate Trend in Exeter

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

Java Daily Rate Trend in Exeter

Java
Hourly Rate Trend in Exeter

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

Java Hourly Rate Trend in Exeter

Java
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Exeter

For the 6 months to 1 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Exeter 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 37 (62.71%) Agile Software Development
1 37 (62.71%) Security Cleared
2 34 (57.63%) SC Cleared
3 26 (44.07%) JavaScript
4 23 (38.98%) Spring
5 18 (30.51%) Maven
5 18 (30.51%) HTML
6 16 (27.12%) JIRA
7 15 (25.42%) NoSQL
7 15 (25.42%) Web Services
8 14 (23.73%) CSS
8 14 (23.73%) MongoDB
9 13 (22.03%) JUnit
10 12 (20.34%) XML
10 12 (20.34%) CSS3
10 12 (20.34%) Computer Science
10 12 (20.34%) Degree
10 12 (20.34%) Git (software)
10 12 (20.34%) HTML5
11 11 (18.64%) RESTful
11 11 (18.64%) JSON
11 11 (18.64%) AngularJS
11 11 (18.64%) Apache Camel
11 11 (18.64%) ISO 9001
11 11 (18.64%) ActiveMQ
11 11 (18.64%) Summit
11 11 (18.64%) ISO 14001
12 10 (16.95%) Spock
12 10 (16.95%) Linked Data
12 10 (16.95%) Spring Boot

Java
Top Related IT Skills in Exeter by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Exeter 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 3 (5.08%) WebSphere
1 3 (5.08%) Elasticsearch
1 3 (5.08%) JBoss
1 3 (5.08%) Apache
1 3 (5.08%) Tomcat
2 1 (1.69%) Jetty
2 1 (1.69%) Oracle Service Bus
2 1 (1.69%) WebLogic
Business Applications
1 11 (18.64%) Summit
2 1 (1.69%) Oracle EBS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (10.17%) HTTPS
1 6 (10.17%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (25.42%) NoSQL
2 14 (23.73%) MongoDB
3 5 (8.47%) PostgreSQL
4 3 (5.08%) Relational Database
4 3 (5.08%) RDBMS
5 1 (1.69%) Oracle Database 11g
5 1 (1.69%) Oracle Database
5 1 (1.69%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 18 (30.51%) Maven
2 16 (27.12%) JIRA
3 13 (22.03%) JUnit
4 12 (20.34%) Git (software)
5 10 (16.95%) Spock
5 10 (16.95%) Cucumber
6 8 (13.56%) Jenkins
7 7 (11.86%) IntelliJ
8 2 (3.39%) QuickTest Pro
9 1 (1.69%) Selenium
9 1 (1.69%) Liquibase
General
1 3 (5.08%) Banking
Job Titles
1 43 (72.88%) Developer
2 21 (35.59%) Java Developer
3 8 (13.56%) Software Developer
4 6 (10.17%) Technical Leader
5 5 (8.47%) Database Developer
6 4 (6.78%) GUI Developer
7 3 (5.08%) Automation Tester
7 3 (5.08%) Tester
7 3 (5.08%) Web Developer
7 3 (5.08%) JavaScript Developer
8 2 (3.39%) Linux Administrator
8 2 (3.39%) Administrator
9 1 (1.69%) SOA Architect
9 1 (1.69%) ScrumMaster
9 1 (1.69%) Ruby Developer
9 1 (1.69%) Oracle Architect
9 1 (1.69%) Oracle SOA Architect
9 1 (1.69%) Full Stack Developer
9 1 (1.69%) Senior Full Stack Developer
9 1 (1.69%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (38.98%) Spring
2 18 (30.51%) HTML
3 15 (25.42%) Web Services
4 14 (23.73%) CSS
5 12 (20.34%) XML
5 12 (20.34%) CSS3
5 12 (20.34%) HTML5
6 11 (18.64%) RESTful
6 11 (18.64%) JSON
6 11 (18.64%) AngularJS
6 11 (18.64%) Apache Camel
6 11 (18.64%) ActiveMQ
7 10 (16.95%) Spring Boot
8 8 (13.56%) JAX-RS
9 6 (10.17%) REST
9 6 (10.17%) Dojo
10 5 (8.47%) Hibernate
11 4 (6.78%) JAXB
12 3 (5.08%) JPA
13 1 (1.69%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 12 (20.34%) Computer Science
2 10 (16.95%) Linked Data
3 6 (10.17%) RIA
4 2 (3.39%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (1.69%) GIS
Operating Systems
1 3 (5.08%) CentOS
1 3 (5.08%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 3 (5.08%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (62.71%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (15.25%) BDD
2 9 (15.25%) Automation Testing
3 6 (10.17%) Line Management
4 5 (8.47%) Automated Testing
5 4 (6.78%) Unit Testing
6 2 (3.39%) Software Testing
6 2 (3.39%) Scrum
6 2 (3.39%) OO
6 2 (3.39%) User Stories
6 2 (3.39%) Continuous Integration
6 2 (3.39%) Refactoring
7 1 (1.69%) Web Development
7 1 (1.69%) Test Scripting
7 1 (1.69%) Time Management
7 1 (1.69%) Test Automation
7 1 (1.69%) MVVM
7 1 (1.69%) Performance Analysis
7 1 (1.69%) Continuous Improvement
7 1 (1.69%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 26 (44.07%) JavaScript
2 9 (15.25%) Groovy
3 8 (13.56%) PL/SQL
3 8 (13.56%) SQL
4 3 (5.08%) Ruby
5 2 (3.39%) Python
5 2 (3.39%) Perl
5 2 (3.39%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 37 (62.71%) Security Cleared
2 34 (57.63%) SC Cleared
3 12 (20.34%) Degree
4 2 (3.39%) ISTQB
4 2 (3.39%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (18.64%) ISO 9001
1 11 (18.64%) ISO 14001
2 3 (5.08%) QA
3 2 (3.39%) SLA
Systems Management
1 5 (8.47%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 3 (5.08%) ZABBIX
2 3 (5.08%) Ansible
2 3 (5.08%) SELinux
2 3 (5.08%) logstash
2 3 (5.08%) Salt
2 3 (5.08%) yum
2 3 (5.08%) Puppet
2 3 (5.08%) Red Hat Satellite
3 2 (3.39%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 6 (10.17%) Oracle
2 3 (5.08%) VMware
3 2 (3.39%) HP