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 21 October 2014 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
21 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java
Rank 15 7 11
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +4
Contract jobs citing Java 21 13 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Exeter 10.77% 14.94% 10.10%
As % of the Programming Languages category 47.73% 39.39% 20.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 12 5
Average daily rate
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£345 £415 £390
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-16.86% +6.41%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £323 £353 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £570 £455 £396
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+14.20% +0.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Average hourly rate - - £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.63 £35.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+1.78% -2.77%
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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
44 33 49
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Exeter 22.56% 37.93% 49.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 33 22 27
Average daily rate £345 £415 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-16.86% +3.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £306 £265 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £458 £443
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 11
Average hourly rate £38.00 - £18.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £33.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+4.47% -4.28%

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 21 October 2014.

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 21 October 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 20 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 17 (42.50%) HTML
2 17 (42.50%) CSS
3 16 (40.00%) Security Cleared
4 14 (35.00%) SC Cleared
5 13 (32.50%) HTML5
5 13 (32.50%) CSS3
6 12 (30.00%) Oracle
7 11 (27.50%) SOA
7 11 (27.50%) Agile Software Development
8 9 (22.50%) Oracle BPM
9 8 (20.00%) Automated Testing
9 8 (20.00%) Summit
9 8 (20.00%) ISO 14001
9 8 (20.00%) ISO 9001
10 7 (17.50%) Finance
10 7 (17.50%) Oracle Database 11g
10 7 (17.50%) Oracle Database
11 6 (15.00%) User Stories
11 6 (15.00%) Selenium
11 6 (15.00%) BPEL
11 6 (15.00%) ISTQB
11 6 (15.00%) JIRA
11 6 (15.00%) HP Quality Center
11 6 (15.00%) Oracle ADF
11 6 (15.00%) Software Testing
11 6 (15.00%) E-Commerce
11 6 (15.00%) HP
11 6 (15.00%) ISEB
11 6 (15.00%) QuickTest Pro

Java
Top Related IT Skills in Exeter by Category

For the 6 months to 21 October 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 6 (15.00%) WebLogic
2 4 (10.00%) Oracle Service Bus
2 4 (10.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 2 (5.00%) JBoss
3 2 (5.00%) Apache
3 2 (5.00%) Tomcat
4 1 (2.50%) Oracle Workflow
Business Applications
1 9 (22.50%) Oracle BPM
2 8 (20.00%) Summit
Communications & Networking
1 2 (5.00%) FTP
1 2 (5.00%) DNS
1 2 (5.00%) Firewall
1 2 (5.00%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (17.50%) Oracle Database 11g
1 7 (17.50%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 6 (15.00%) QuickTest Pro
1 6 (15.00%) JIRA
1 6 (15.00%) Selenium
2 4 (10.00%) Eclipse
2 4 (10.00%) JDeveloper
3 2 (5.00%) Subversion
3 2 (5.00%) Grunt
4 1 (2.50%) Cucumber
General
1 7 (17.50%) Finance
2 3 (7.50%) Manufacturing
3 1 (2.50%) Legal
Job Titles
1 18 (45.00%) Developer
2 8 (20.00%) JavaScript Developer
3 6 (15.00%) Technical Leader
3 6 (15.00%) Architect
3 6 (15.00%) Tester
3 6 (15.00%) Solutions Architect
4 5 (12.50%) Flex Developer
4 5 (12.50%) Automation Tester
5 4 (10.00%) Front-End Developer
5 4 (10.00%) Java Developer
6 2 (5.00%) Oracle Consultant
6 2 (5.00%) Linux Administrator
6 2 (5.00%) Software Developer
6 2 (5.00%) Administrator
6 2 (5.00%) Consultant
6 2 (5.00%) Middleware Consultant
7 1 (2.50%) Automated Tester
7 1 (2.50%) Oracle SOA Consultant
7 1 (2.50%) SOA Technical Consultant
7 1 (2.50%) Security Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (42.50%) HTML
1 17 (42.50%) CSS
2 13 (32.50%) HTML5
2 13 (32.50%) CSS3
3 6 (15.00%) Oracle ADF
3 6 (15.00%) XML
4 5 (12.50%) Apache Flex
5 4 (10.00%) jQuery
5 4 (10.00%) AngularJS
5 4 (10.00%) XSLT
5 4 (10.00%) J2EE
5 4 (10.00%) Web Services
6 3 (7.50%) Middleware
6 3 (7.50%) REST
7 2 (5.00%) Hibernate
7 2 (5.00%) Spring
7 2 (5.00%) SAML
7 2 (5.00%) .NET
7 2 (5.00%) OpenID
8 1 (2.50%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 3 (7.50%) Computer Science
1 3 (7.50%) Reference Data
Operating Systems
1 5 (12.50%) Linux
2 2 (5.00%) CentOS
3 1 (2.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (27.50%) SOA
1 11 (27.50%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (20.00%) Automated Testing
3 6 (15.00%) Software Testing
3 6 (15.00%) OO
3 6 (15.00%) E-Commerce
3 6 (15.00%) User Stories
3 6 (15.00%) BPEL
4 5 (12.50%) Business Intelligence
4 5 (12.50%) Project Management
5 4 (10.00%) ITIL
5 4 (10.00%) UML
5 4 (10.00%) TOGAF
5 4 (10.00%) BPMN
5 4 (10.00%) OWASP
6 3 (7.50%) Mentoring
6 3 (7.50%) Enterprise Architecture
7 2 (5.00%) Migration
7 2 (5.00%) Scrum
7 2 (5.00%) Identity Management
Programming Languages
1 20 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 6 (15.00%) SQL
3 3 (7.50%) Clojure
Qualifications
1 16 (40.00%) Security Cleared
2 14 (35.00%) SC Cleared
3 6 (15.00%) ISEB
3 6 (15.00%) ISTQB
4 4 (10.00%) ITIL Certification
5 3 (7.50%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (20.00%) ISO 9001
1 8 (20.00%) ISO 14001
2 4 (10.00%) PCI DSS
3 2 (5.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (5.00%) QA
System Software
1 2 (5.00%) Samba
1 2 (5.00%) VMware ESX
1 2 (5.00%) Sendmail
1 2 (5.00%) Apache ZooKeeper
Systems Management
1 6 (15.00%) HP Quality Center
2 3 (7.50%) OpenAM
3 2 (5.00%) Red Hat Spacewalk
Vendors
1 12 (30.00%) Oracle
2 6 (15.00%) HP
3 3 (7.50%) Microsoft
4 2 (5.00%) Red Hat
4 2 (5.00%) VMware