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 2 September 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
2 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Java
Rank 8 13 7
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -6
Contract jobs citing Java 21 23 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Exeter 14.58% 11.27% 15.29%
As % of the Programming Languages category 44.68% 37.70% 36.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 17 10
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£405 £475 £415
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-14.73% +14.45%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £315 £379 £376
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £600 £455
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £35.00 £37.00
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -5.40%
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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
47 61 36
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Exeter 32.64% 29.90% 42.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 34 42 19
Average daily rate £350 £408 £429
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-14.11% -4.95%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £270 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £410 £549 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 4
Average hourly rate £37.00 £38.00 £11.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.63% +245.45%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.89 £35.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+11.10% +2.94%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in Exeter

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Java across the Exeter region over the 3 months to 2 September 2015.

Java Daily Rate Histogram 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 2 September 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 27 (51.92%) Spring
2 25 (48.08%) JUnit
3 24 (46.15%) Maven
3 24 (46.15%) REST
4 21 (40.38%) HTML
4 21 (40.38%) JavaScript
5 20 (38.46%) CSS
6 19 (36.54%) XML
7 18 (34.62%) JSON
8 16 (30.77%) Agile Software Development
8 16 (30.77%) Hibernate
9 15 (28.85%) JAX-RS
10 14 (26.92%) Web Services
11 13 (25.00%) MongoDB
12 12 (23.08%) NoSQL
12 12 (23.08%) HTTPS
13 10 (19.23%) Web Development
13 10 (19.23%) CSS3
13 10 (19.23%) Security Cleared
13 10 (19.23%) HTML5
14 9 (17.31%) JAXB
14 9 (17.31%) SQL
15 8 (15.38%) SOAP
15 8 (15.38%) SC Cleared
15 8 (15.38%) AngularJS
16 7 (13.46%) WebLogic
16 7 (13.46%) XSLT
16 7 (13.46%) XQuery
16 7 (13.46%) Internet
16 7 (13.46%) HTTP

Java
Top Related IT Skills in Exeter by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 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 7 (13.46%) WebLogic
2 6 (11.54%) Liferay
3 2 (3.85%) ArcGIS
3 2 (3.85%) LiveLink
3 2 (3.85%) Jetty
4 1 (1.92%) Tomcat
Business Applications
1 5 (9.62%) Summit
Communications & Networking
1 12 (23.08%) HTTPS
2 7 (13.46%) Internet
2 7 (13.46%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (25.00%) MongoDB
2 12 (23.08%) NoSQL
3 3 (5.77%) RDBMS
3 3 (5.77%) Relational Database
4 2 (3.85%) PostgreSQL
4 2 (3.85%) Big Data
5 1 (1.92%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 25 (48.08%) JUnit
2 24 (46.15%) Maven
3 5 (9.62%) Git (software)
4 3 (5.77%) JIRA
5 2 (3.85%) Liquibase
6 1 (1.92%) Jenkins
6 1 (1.92%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 1 (1.92%) TeamCity
General
1 3 (5.77%) Banking
Job Titles
1 50 (96.15%) Developer
2 35 (67.31%) Java Developer
3 5 (9.62%) Software Developer
3 5 (9.62%) JavaScript Developer
4 4 (7.69%) Web Developer
5 2 (3.85%) Database Developer
5 2 (3.85%) SQL Developer
5 2 (3.85%) PL/SQL Developer
5 2 (3.85%) SQL Database Developer
6 1 (1.92%) Oracle Developer
6 1 (1.92%) ScrumMaster
6 1 (1.92%) Ruby Developer
6 1 (1.92%) Full Stack Developer
6 1 (1.92%) Senior Full Stack Developer
6 1 (1.92%) Web Applications Developer
6 1 (1.92%) Delivery Manager
6 1 (1.92%) Oracle Database Developer
6 1 (1.92%) Applications Developer
6 1 (1.92%) Senior Developer
6 1 (1.92%) Lead Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (51.92%) Spring
2 24 (46.15%) REST
3 21 (40.38%) HTML
4 20 (38.46%) CSS
5 19 (36.54%) XML
6 18 (34.62%) JSON
7 16 (30.77%) Hibernate
8 15 (28.85%) JAX-RS
9 14 (26.92%) Web Services
10 10 (19.23%) CSS3
10 10 (19.23%) HTML5
11 9 (17.31%) JAXB
12 8 (15.38%) SOAP
12 8 (15.38%) AngularJS
13 7 (13.46%) XSLT
14 5 (9.62%) XML Schema
14 5 (9.62%) Dojo
14 5 (9.62%) JPA
15 4 (7.69%) J2EE
16 2 (3.85%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 2 (3.85%) Statistics
1 2 (3.85%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (1.92%) GIS
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (30.77%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (19.23%) Web Development
3 7 (13.46%) Migration
4 4 (7.69%) Scrum
5 3 (5.77%) TDD
5 3 (5.77%) Unit Testing
5 3 (5.77%) Continuous Integration
5 3 (5.77%) Automated Testing
6 2 (3.85%) Refactoring
6 2 (3.85%) Project Management
7 1 (1.92%) MVC
7 1 (1.92%) Workflow
7 1 (1.92%) Stakeholder Management
7 1 (1.92%) Data Analysis
7 1 (1.92%) ETL
7 1 (1.92%) Time Management
7 1 (1.92%) MVVM
7 1 (1.92%) BDD
7 1 (1.92%) Continuous Improvement
7 1 (1.92%) Big Data Analytics
Programming Languages
1 21 (40.38%) JavaScript
2 9 (17.31%) SQL
3 7 (13.46%) XQuery
3 7 (13.46%) XPath
4 2 (3.85%) PL/SQL
5 1 (1.92%) Ruby
5 1 (1.92%) PHP
Qualifications
1 10 (19.23%) Security Cleared
2 8 (15.38%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (9.62%) ISO 9001
1 5 (9.62%) ISO 14001
2 4 (7.69%) QA
3 2 (3.85%) SLA
Systems Management
1 2 (3.85%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 1 (1.92%) Puppet
2 1 (1.92%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 2 (3.85%) Oracle