The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Programming Languages category for the Exeter region.

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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java
Rank 10 16 4
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -12
Contract jobs citing Java 12 10 19
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Exeter 11.54% 8.47% 25.00%
As % of the Programming Languages category 24.49% 19.23% 41.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 1 7
Average daily rate £413 £400 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.12% -11.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £400 £370
10% offered a daily rate of more than £444 £400 £480
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £375
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £35.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+14.28% +7.69%
Programming Languages Category
Exeter
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
49 52 46
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Exeter 47.12% 44.07% 60.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 30 24
Average daily rate £400 £325 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+23.07% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £225 £203
10% offered a daily rate of more than £437 £351 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £333 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.30% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 7 3
Average hourly rate £13.00 £36.50 £10.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-64.38% +265.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £35.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+2.85% +2.94%
Java
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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 18 April 2014, 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 10 (71.43%) Oracle
2 9 (64.29%) .NET
3 8 (57.14%) Oracle Fusion
3 8 (57.14%) Middleware
3 8 (57.14%) Project Management
3 8 (57.14%) PRINCE2
4 7 (50.00%) PMI
4 7 (50.00%) PMP
4 7 (50.00%) PMI Certification
4 7 (50.00%) MS Project
4 7 (50.00%) Finance
5 6 (42.86%) Stakeholder Management
5 6 (42.86%) Microsoft
6 4 (28.57%) JavaScript
6 4 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
6 4 (28.57%) SC Cleared
6 4 (28.57%) Security Cleared
7 3 (21.43%) Oracle Service Bus
7 3 (21.43%) Oracle Forms
8 2 (14.29%) SQL
8 2 (14.29%) JAXB
8 2 (14.29%) XQuery
8 2 (14.29%) DHTML
8 2 (14.29%) HTML
8 2 (14.29%) CSS
8 2 (14.29%) Web Services
8 2 (14.29%) XML
8 2 (14.29%) Hibernate
8 2 (14.29%) Scrum
8 2 (14.29%) CSS3

Java
Top Related IT Skills in Exeter by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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 (21.43%) Oracle Service Bus
Applications
1 7 (50.00%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (7.14%) Summit
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.14%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 3 (21.43%) Oracle Forms
2 2 (14.29%) Git (software)
3 1 (7.14%) JIRA
General
1 7 (50.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 9 (64.29%) Project Manager
2 7 (50.00%) Technical Project Manager
2 7 (50.00%) Technical Manager
3 5 (35.71%) Developer
4 2 (14.29%) Web Developer
4 2 (14.29%) Java Developer
4 2 (14.29%) Front-End Developer
4 2 (14.29%) Front-End Web Developer
5 1 (7.14%) Android Developer
5 1 (7.14%) Software Manager
5 1 (7.14%) JavaScript Developer
5 1 (7.14%) IT Project Manager
5 1 (7.14%) Development Project Manager
5 1 (7.14%) Delivery Manager
5 1 (7.14%) Software Project Manager
5 1 (7.14%) Development Manager
5 1 (7.14%) Delivery Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (64.29%) .NET
2 8 (57.14%) Oracle Fusion
2 8 (57.14%) Middleware
3 2 (14.29%) JAXB
3 2 (14.29%) DHTML
3 2 (14.29%) HTML
3 2 (14.29%) CSS
3 2 (14.29%) Web Services
3 2 (14.29%) XML
3 2 (14.29%) Hibernate
3 2 (14.29%) CSS3
3 2 (14.29%) HTML5
3 2 (14.29%) Dojo
3 2 (14.29%) jQuery
3 2 (14.29%) RESTful
4 1 (7.14%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 7 (50.00%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 1 (7.14%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (57.14%) Project Management
1 8 (57.14%) PRINCE2
2 6 (42.86%) Stakeholder Management
3 4 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (14.29%) Scrum
4 2 (14.29%) Software Engineering
5 1 (7.14%) Resource Management
5 1 (7.14%) Android Development
5 1 (7.14%) Waterfall
5 1 (7.14%) Service Delivery
5 1 (7.14%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (28.57%) JavaScript
2 2 (14.29%) SQL
2 2 (14.29%) XQuery
2 2 (14.29%) XPath
3 1 (7.14%) PL/SQL
3 1 (7.14%) C++
Qualifications
1 7 (50.00%) PMP
1 7 (50.00%) PMI Certification
2 4 (28.57%) SC Cleared
2 4 (28.57%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.14%) ISO 14001
1 1 (7.14%) ISO 9001
Vendors
1 10 (71.43%) Oracle
2 6 (42.86%) Microsoft