The table below looks at the statistics for Java skills in IT contracts advertised for the Exeter region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Java over the 3 months to 28 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
28 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Java
Rank 7 11 18
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +7
Contract jobs citing Java 20 14 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Exeter 16.26% 11.86% 8.53%
As % of the Programming Languages category 32.79% 36.84% 38.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 9 14
Median daily rate £425 £405 £391
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.93% +3.51%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £383 £380 £321
10% offered a daily rate of more than £432 £455 £585
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £420 £375
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +12.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.00 £40.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-5.00% +14.28%
Java
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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
61 38 47
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Exeter 49.59% 32.20% 22.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 46 27 34
Median daily rate £300 £350 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-14.28% -6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £245 £288 £314
10% offered a daily rate of more than £428 £405 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 1
Median hourly rate £45.00 £38.50 £38.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+16.88% +1.31%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.00 £39.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+5.12% +11.42%

Java
Jobs Demand Trend in Exeter

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Exeter region citing Java as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 28 September 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Java also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Exeter region with a requirement for Java.

1 22 (42.31%) Security Cleared
2 21 (40.38%) SC Cleared
2 21 (40.38%) Agile Software Development
3 19 (36.54%) Spring
4 18 (34.62%) SQL
5 17 (32.69%) JavaScript
5 17 (32.69%) Computer Science
6 16 (30.77%) Open Source
6 16 (30.77%) Degree
7 15 (28.85%) Finance
8 13 (25.00%) C++
8 13 (25.00%) Python
8 13 (25.00%) R
8 13 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
9 12 (23.08%) Analytics
9 12 (23.08%) Machine Learning
9 12 (23.08%) Data Analytics
9 12 (23.08%) PhD
9 12 (23.08%) Data Mining
9 12 (23.08%) MATLAB
10 11 (21.15%) HTML
10 11 (21.15%) Coaching
11 10 (19.23%) Mentoring
11 10 (19.23%) BPSS Clearance
11 10 (19.23%) AngularJS
12 9 (17.31%) CSS
13 8 (15.38%) CSS3
13 8 (15.38%) HTML5
13 8 (15.38%) Dojo
13 8 (15.38%) Git (software)

Java
Top Related IT Skills in Exeter by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 4 (7.69%) SAS
2 2 (3.85%) Apache
3 1 (1.92%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 1 (1.92%) Tomcat
Applications
1 4 (7.69%) SPSS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.92%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (23.08%) Data Mining
2 7 (13.46%) PostgreSQL
3 4 (7.69%) Oracle Reports
4 2 (3.85%) Relational Database
5 1 (1.92%) MongoDB
5 1 (1.92%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 8 (15.38%) Git (software)
2 5 (9.62%) Oracle Forms
3 4 (7.69%) Maven
4 3 (5.77%) Jenkins
4 3 (5.77%) JUnit
5 1 (1.92%) Cucumber
5 1 (1.92%) JIRA
General
1 15 (28.85%) Finance
2 2 (3.85%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 38 (73.08%) Developer
2 26 (50.00%) Java Developer
3 13 (25.00%) Data Scientist
4 8 (15.38%) Software Developer
5 5 (9.62%) .NET Developer
6 4 (7.69%) Analyst
6 4 (7.69%) Analyst Developer
6 4 (7.69%) SQL Developer
7 3 (5.77%) Java Software Developer
7 3 (5.77%) JavaScript Developer
7 3 (5.77%) Oracle Analyst
7 3 (5.77%) Oracle Developer
8 2 (3.85%) HTML Developer
8 2 (3.85%) Oracle Forms Developer
8 2 (3.85%) Oracle Reports Developer
8 2 (3.85%) PL/SQL Developer
8 2 (3.85%) Report Analyst
8 2 (3.85%) Report Developer
8 2 (3.85%) Senior Developer
8 2 (3.85%) Senior Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (36.54%) Spring
2 11 (21.15%) HTML
3 10 (19.23%) AngularJS
4 9 (17.31%) CSS
5 8 (15.38%) CSS3
5 8 (15.38%) Dojo
5 8 (15.38%) HTML5
6 7 (13.46%) .NET
6 7 (13.46%) Grails
6 7 (13.46%) RabbitMQ
6 7 (13.46%) XML
7 6 (11.54%) JPA
7 6 (11.54%) JSON
7 6 (11.54%) RESTful
7 6 (11.54%) Web Services
8 5 (9.62%) Apache Flex
9 3 (5.77%) REST
9 3 (5.77%) Spring Boot
10 2 (3.85%) .NET Framework
10 2 (3.85%) ASP.NET Web Forms
Miscellaneous
1 17 (32.69%) Computer Science
2 13 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (5.77%) Cloud Native
3 3 (5.77%) NHS
4 2 (3.85%) iPad
4 2 (3.85%) User Experience
5 1 (1.92%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 3 (5.77%) Linux
2 2 (3.85%) Mac OS X
2 2 (3.85%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (40.38%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (30.77%) Open Source
3 12 (23.08%) Analytics
3 12 (23.08%) Data Analytics
3 12 (23.08%) Machine Learning
4 11 (21.15%) Coaching
5 10 (19.23%) Mentoring
6 6 (11.54%) Migration
7 5 (9.62%) BDD
8 4 (7.69%) Microservices
8 4 (7.69%) Scrum
8 4 (7.69%) TDD
9 3 (5.77%) OO
9 3 (5.77%) OOA/OOD
9 3 (5.77%) UML
10 2 (3.85%) Configuration Management
10 2 (3.85%) Continuous Deployment
10 2 (3.85%) SDLC
10 2 (3.85%) SOA
10 2 (3.85%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 18 (34.62%) SQL
2 17 (32.69%) JavaScript
3 13 (25.00%) C++
3 13 (25.00%) Python
3 13 (25.00%) R
4 12 (23.08%) MATLAB
5 4 (7.69%) PL/SQL
6 2 (3.85%) C#
7 1 (1.92%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 22 (42.31%) Security Cleared
2 21 (40.38%) SC Cleared
3 16 (30.77%) Degree
4 12 (23.08%) PhD
5 10 (19.23%) BPSS Clearance
6 5 (9.62%) BC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (13.46%) ISO 14001
1 7 (13.46%) ISO 9001
2 2 (3.85%) Disclosure Scotland
2 2 (3.85%) QA
System Software
1 7 (13.46%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (1.92%) OpenAM
Vendors
1 5 (9.62%) Oracle