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 5 February 2016 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
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Java
Rank 5 5 15
Rank change year-on-year
0 +10
Contract jobs citing Java 27 25 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Exeter 27.27% 19.23% 1.56%
As % of the Programming Languages category 60.00% 40.98% 4.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 7 1
Average daily rate £415 £450 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.77% +5.88%
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £365
% change year-on-year
- +9.58%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.50 £36.95 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+9.60% -1.46%
Java
Devon

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
45 61 24
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Exeter 45.45% 46.92% 37.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 31 20 11
Average daily rate £408 £300 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+35.83% -7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £214 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £433 £450 £373
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £355 £325
% change year-on-year
+5.63% +9.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 4 2
Average hourly rate £17.00 £36.50 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-53.42% +4.28%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £35.50 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+12.67% +4.41%

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 5 February 2016, 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 25 (71.43%) SC Cleared
1 25 (71.43%) Security Cleared
2 24 (68.57%) Agile Software Development
3 18 (51.43%) BDD
4 15 (42.86%) Cucumber
4 15 (42.86%) JavaScript
5 12 (34.29%) HTML
5 12 (34.29%) Git (software)
5 12 (34.29%) JIRA
6 11 (31.43%) RESTful
6 11 (31.43%) Jenkins
7 10 (28.57%) Groovy
7 10 (28.57%) Web Services
8 9 (25.71%) IntelliJ
8 9 (25.71%) ISO 9001
8 9 (25.71%) ISO 14001
8 9 (25.71%) Software Engineering
8 9 (25.71%) Maven
9 8 (22.86%) Automation Testing
9 8 (22.86%) Scrum
10 7 (20.00%) XML
10 7 (20.00%) Spock
11 6 (17.14%) Degree
11 6 (17.14%) Computer Science
11 6 (17.14%) Test Automation
11 6 (17.14%) SQL
11 6 (17.14%) CSS
12 5 (14.29%) JSON
12 5 (14.29%) Functional Testing
13 4 (11.43%) Automated Testing

Java
Top Related IT Skills in Exeter by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 (8.57%) ArcGIS
2 1 (2.86%) BizTalk Server
2 1 (2.86%) Jetty
2 1 (2.86%) SharePoint
2 1 (2.86%) Tomcat
Applications
1 2 (5.71%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (2.86%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.86%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (5.71%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (8.57%) PostgreSQL
2 2 (5.71%) RDBMS
2 2 (5.71%) Relational Database
2 2 (5.71%) SQL Server
3 1 (2.86%) Big Data
3 1 (2.86%) BusinessObjects
3 1 (2.86%) CorVu
3 1 (2.86%) Hadoop
3 1 (2.86%) Oracle Reports
3 1 (2.86%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (2.86%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 15 (42.86%) Cucumber
2 12 (34.29%) Git (software)
2 12 (34.29%) JIRA
3 11 (31.43%) Jenkins
4 9 (25.71%) IntelliJ
4 9 (25.71%) Maven
5 7 (20.00%) Spock
General
1 1 (2.86%) Billing
1 1 (2.86%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 22 (62.86%) Developer
2 14 (40.00%) Java Developer
3 7 (20.00%) SC Cleared Java Developer
4 4 (11.43%) Software Tester
4 4 (11.43%) Tester
5 3 (8.57%) Database Developer
5 3 (8.57%) PL/SQL Developer
5 3 (8.57%) Software Engineer
5 3 (8.57%) SQL Database Developer
5 3 (8.57%) SQL Developer
6 2 (5.71%) Agile Tester
6 2 (5.71%) Author
6 2 (5.71%) Automated Tester
6 2 (5.71%) Designer
6 2 (5.71%) Developer in Test
6 2 (5.71%) PostgreSQL Developer
6 2 (5.71%) Technical Author
6 2 (5.71%) Web Designer
7 1 (2.86%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
7 1 (2.86%) Java Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (34.29%) HTML
2 11 (31.43%) RESTful
3 10 (28.57%) Web Services
4 7 (20.00%) XML
5 6 (17.14%) CSS
6 5 (14.29%) JSON
7 4 (11.43%) HTML5
8 3 (8.57%) CSS3
9 1 (2.86%) .NET
9 1 (2.86%) ActiveMQ
9 1 (2.86%) AngularJS
9 1 (2.86%) Apache Camel
9 1 (2.86%) ASP.NET
9 1 (2.86%) ASP.NET MVC
9 1 (2.86%) Java EE
9 1 (2.86%) jQuery
9 1 (2.86%) SOAP
9 1 (2.86%) XHTML
9 1 (2.86%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 6 (17.14%) Computer Science
2 3 (8.57%) Statistics
3 1 (2.86%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (2.86%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 2 (5.71%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (2.86%) Android
2 1 (2.86%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (68.57%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (51.43%) BDD
3 9 (25.71%) Software Engineering
4 8 (22.86%) Automation Testing
4 8 (22.86%) Scrum
5 6 (17.14%) Test Automation
6 5 (14.29%) Functional Testing
7 4 (11.43%) Automated Testing
8 3 (8.57%) Unit Testing
9 2 (5.71%) Continuous Integration
9 2 (5.71%) Regression Testing
9 2 (5.71%) SDLC
9 2 (5.71%) Stakeholder Engagement
9 2 (5.71%) TDD
10 1 (2.86%) CRM
10 1 (2.86%) Microservices
10 1 (2.86%) MVC
10 1 (2.86%) OOP
10 1 (2.86%) Project Management
10 1 (2.86%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 15 (42.86%) JavaScript
2 10 (28.57%) Groovy
3 6 (17.14%) SQL
4 3 (8.57%) PL/SQL
4 3 (8.57%) Python
5 2 (5.71%) PHP
5 2 (5.71%) VB
6 1 (2.86%) C#
6 1 (2.86%) C++
6 1 (2.86%) Delphi
6 1 (2.86%) Ruby
6 1 (2.86%) Scala
Qualifications
1 25 (71.43%) SC Cleared
1 25 (71.43%) Security Cleared
2 6 (17.14%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (25.71%) ISO 14001
1 9 (25.71%) ISO 9001
Systems Management
1 3 (8.57%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 4 (11.43%) Oracle
2 1 (2.86%) Adobe
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