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 26 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
26 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Java
Rank 3 10 18
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +8
Contract jobs citing Java 33 14 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Exeter 24.63% 14.58% 5.77%
As % of the Programming Languages category 50.77% 24.14% 17.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 5 2
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£398 £413 £361
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.63% +14.18%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £400 £320
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £444 £402
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £19.46 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £39.25 £33.50
% change year-on-year
+1.91% +17.16%
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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
65 58 35
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Exeter 48.51% 60.42% 33.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 33 29 22
Average daily rate £375 £375 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +15.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £221 £204
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £435 £351
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £340 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 2 1
Average hourly rate £19.46 £13.00 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+49.65% -60.00%
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 26 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 34 (52.31%) Agile Software Development
2 33 (50.77%) Security Cleared
3 32 (49.23%) JavaScript
4 30 (46.15%) HTML
5 29 (44.62%) SC Cleared
6 26 (40.00%) CSS
7 24 (36.92%) Spring
8 19 (29.23%) Maven
9 17 (26.15%) Web Services
10 16 (24.62%) XML
10 16 (24.62%) HTML5
10 16 (24.62%) CSS3
11 15 (23.08%) NoSQL
11 15 (23.08%) AngularJS
11 15 (23.08%) JIRA
11 15 (23.08%) SQL
12 14 (21.54%) JUnit
12 14 (21.54%) MongoDB
13 13 (20.00%) REST
13 13 (20.00%) Git (software)
14 12 (18.46%) RESTful
15 11 (16.92%) Apache Camel
15 11 (16.92%) JSON
15 11 (16.92%) ActiveMQ
16 10 (15.38%) Cucumber
16 10 (15.38%) Linked Data
16 10 (15.38%) Spock
16 10 (15.38%) Spring Boot
17 9 (13.85%) BDD
17 9 (13.85%) Automation Testing

Java
Top Related IT Skills in Exeter by Category

For the 6 months to 26 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 8 (12.31%) WebLogic
2 6 (9.23%) Liferay
3 3 (4.62%) WebSphere
3 3 (4.62%) JBoss
3 3 (4.62%) Apache
3 3 (4.62%) Tomcat
3 3 (4.62%) Elasticsearch
4 2 (3.08%) LiveLink
5 1 (1.54%) Jetty
5 1 (1.54%) Oracle Service Bus
Business Applications
1 9 (13.85%) Summit
2 1 (1.54%) Oracle EBS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (12.31%) Internet
2 7 (10.77%) HTTP
3 6 (9.23%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (23.08%) NoSQL
2 14 (21.54%) MongoDB
3 5 (7.69%) PostgreSQL
4 3 (4.62%) RDBMS
4 3 (4.62%) Relational Database
5 2 (3.08%) Big Data
6 1 (1.54%) Oracle Database
6 1 (1.54%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 19 (29.23%) Maven
2 15 (23.08%) JIRA
3 14 (21.54%) JUnit
4 13 (20.00%) Git (software)
5 10 (15.38%) Cucumber
5 10 (15.38%) Spock
6 8 (12.31%) Jenkins
7 7 (10.77%) IntelliJ
8 2 (3.08%) QuickTest Pro
9 1 (1.54%) Liquibase
General
1 3 (4.62%) Banking
Job Titles
1 56 (86.15%) Developer
2 27 (41.54%) Java Developer
3 11 (16.92%) Software Developer
4 6 (9.23%) Web Developer
4 6 (9.23%) JavaScript Developer
5 5 (7.69%) Database Developer
6 4 (6.15%) GUI Developer
7 2 (3.08%) Linux Administrator
7 2 (3.08%) Technical Leader
7 2 (3.08%) Tester
7 2 (3.08%) Administrator
7 2 (3.08%) Automation Tester
8 1 (1.54%) Full Stack Developer
8 1 (1.54%) Senior Full Stack Developer
8 1 (1.54%) SOA Architect
8 1 (1.54%) Architect
8 1 (1.54%) Applications Developer
8 1 (1.54%) Senior Developer
8 1 (1.54%) Web Applications Developer
8 1 (1.54%) ScrumMaster
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (46.15%) HTML
2 26 (40.00%) CSS
3 24 (36.92%) Spring
4 17 (26.15%) Web Services
5 16 (24.62%) XML
5 16 (24.62%) HTML5
5 16 (24.62%) CSS3
6 15 (23.08%) AngularJS
7 13 (20.00%) REST
8 12 (18.46%) RESTful
9 11 (16.92%) Apache Camel
9 11 (16.92%) ActiveMQ
9 11 (16.92%) JSON
10 10 (15.38%) Spring Boot
11 9 (13.85%) Dojo
12 8 (12.31%) SOAP
12 8 (12.31%) JAX-RS
13 7 (10.77%) XSLT
14 5 (7.69%) Hibernate
15 4 (6.15%) XML Schema
Miscellaneous
1 10 (15.38%) Linked Data
2 7 (10.77%) Computer Science
3 3 (4.62%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.54%) RIA
4 1 (1.54%) GIS
Operating Systems
1 3 (4.62%) Linux
1 3 (4.62%) CentOS
1 3 (4.62%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (52.31%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (13.85%) Web Development
2 9 (13.85%) BDD
2 9 (13.85%) Automation Testing
3 7 (10.77%) Migration
4 6 (9.23%) Automated Testing
5 4 (6.15%) Unit Testing
6 3 (4.62%) Scrum
7 2 (3.08%) Software Testing
7 2 (3.08%) Refactoring
7 2 (3.08%) TDD
7 2 (3.08%) OO
7 2 (3.08%) User Stories
7 2 (3.08%) Continuous Integration
8 1 (1.54%) Time Management
8 1 (1.54%) Test Automation
8 1 (1.54%) MVVM
8 1 (1.54%) Continuous Improvement
8 1 (1.54%) Big Data Analytics
8 1 (1.54%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 32 (49.23%) JavaScript
2 15 (23.08%) SQL
3 9 (13.85%) Groovy
4 8 (12.31%) PL/SQL
5 7 (10.77%) XPath
5 7 (10.77%) XQuery
6 3 (4.62%) Ruby
7 2 (3.08%) Python
7 2 (3.08%) Perl
7 2 (3.08%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 33 (50.77%) Security Cleared
2 29 (44.62%) SC Cleared
3 7 (10.77%) Degree
4 2 (3.08%) ISEB
4 2 (3.08%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (13.85%) ISO 9001
1 9 (13.85%) ISO 14001
2 3 (4.62%) QA
3 2 (3.08%) SLA
Systems Management
1 5 (7.69%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 3 (4.62%) ZABBIX
2 3 (4.62%) yum
2 3 (4.62%) Puppet
2 3 (4.62%) Red Hat Satellite
2 3 (4.62%) Ansible
2 3 (4.62%) SELinux
2 3 (4.62%) logstash
2 3 (4.62%) Salt
3 2 (3.08%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 6 (9.23%) Oracle
2 3 (4.62%) VMware
3 2 (3.08%) HP
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