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 1 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
1 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java
Rank 17 6 11
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +5
Contract jobs citing Java 19 14 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Exeter 8.96% 16.87% 8.75%
As % of the Programming Languages category 42.22% 48.28% 17.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 11 2
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£345 £415 £395
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-16.86% +5.06%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £321 £350 £391
10% offered a daily rate of more than £580 £455 £399
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £371 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.44% +6.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Average hourly rate - - £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £37.00
% change year-on-year
- -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
45 29 41
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Exeter 21.23% 34.94% 51.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 33 18 21
Average daily rate £345 £450 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-23.33% +5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £306 £383 £216
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 2 9
Average hourly rate £38.00 £11.00 £18.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+245.45% -41.33%
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 1 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 1 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 (44.44%) Oracle
2 19 (42.22%) JavaScript
3 14 (31.11%) HTML
3 14 (31.11%) CSS
4 13 (28.89%) Security Cleared
5 12 (26.67%) Agile Software Development
5 12 (26.67%) Finance
6 11 (24.44%) Project Management
6 11 (24.44%) SOA
6 11 (24.44%) SC Cleared
7 10 (22.22%) HTML5
7 10 (22.22%) CSS3
8 9 (20.00%) Oracle BPM
8 9 (20.00%) .NET
8 9 (20.00%) Middleware
9 8 (17.78%) SQL
10 7 (15.56%) ISO 9001
10 7 (15.56%) Microsoft
10 7 (15.56%) ISO 14001
10 7 (15.56%) Oracle Service Bus
10 7 (15.56%) Oracle Database 11g
10 7 (15.56%) Oracle Fusion
10 7 (15.56%) Summit
10 7 (15.56%) Oracle Database
11 6 (13.33%) BPEL
11 6 (13.33%) Automated Testing
11 6 (13.33%) Oracle ADF
11 6 (13.33%) E-Commerce
11 6 (13.33%) WebLogic
11 6 (13.33%) XML

Java
Top Related IT Skills in Exeter by Category

For the 6 months to 1 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 7 (15.56%) Oracle Service Bus
2 6 (13.33%) WebLogic
3 4 (8.89%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 2 (4.44%) Apache
4 2 (4.44%) Tomcat
5 1 (2.22%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 5 (11.11%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 9 (20.00%) Oracle BPM
2 7 (15.56%) Summit
Communications & Networking
1 2 (4.44%) VLAN
1 2 (4.44%) Firewall
1 2 (4.44%) FTP
1 2 (4.44%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (15.56%) Oracle Database 11g
1 7 (15.56%) Oracle Database
2 1 (2.22%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 5 (11.11%) JIRA
2 4 (8.89%) Selenium
2 4 (8.89%) QuickTest Pro
2 4 (8.89%) JDeveloper
2 4 (8.89%) Eclipse
3 3 (6.67%) Oracle Forms
4 2 (4.44%) Git (software)
4 2 (4.44%) Subversion
4 2 (4.44%) Grunt
General
1 12 (26.67%) Finance
2 3 (6.67%) Manufacturing
3 1 (2.22%) Legal
Job Titles
1 18 (40.00%) Developer
2 7 (15.56%) Project Manager
2 7 (15.56%) JavaScript Developer
3 6 (13.33%) Technical Leader
3 6 (13.33%) Solutions Architect
3 6 (13.33%) Architect
3 6 (13.33%) Java Developer
4 5 (11.11%) Technical Project Manager
4 5 (11.11%) Technical Manager
4 5 (11.11%) Flex Developer
5 4 (8.89%) Front-End Developer
5 4 (8.89%) Tester
6 3 (6.67%) Automation Tester
7 2 (4.44%) Middleware Consultant
7 2 (4.44%) Linux Administrator
7 2 (4.44%) Oracle Consultant
7 2 (4.44%) Consultant
7 2 (4.44%) Administrator
8 1 (2.22%) SOA Technical Consultant
8 1 (2.22%) Development Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (31.11%) HTML
1 14 (31.11%) CSS
2 10 (22.22%) HTML5
2 10 (22.22%) CSS3
3 9 (20.00%) .NET
3 9 (20.00%) Middleware
4 7 (15.56%) Oracle Fusion
5 6 (13.33%) Oracle ADF
5 6 (13.33%) XML
6 5 (11.11%) Apache Flex
7 4 (8.89%) jQuery
7 4 (8.89%) J2EE
7 4 (8.89%) XSLT
7 4 (8.89%) Web Services
8 3 (6.67%) REST
9 2 (4.44%) OpenID
9 2 (4.44%) Hibernate
9 2 (4.44%) Spring
9 2 (4.44%) SAML
10 1 (2.22%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 5 (11.11%) PMI
2 3 (6.67%) Computer Science
2 3 (6.67%) Reference Data
Operating Systems
1 5 (11.11%) Linux
2 2 (4.44%) CentOS
3 1 (2.22%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (2.22%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (26.67%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (24.44%) Project Management
2 11 (24.44%) SOA
3 6 (13.33%) BPEL
3 6 (13.33%) Automated Testing
3 6 (13.33%) E-Commerce
3 6 (13.33%) PRINCE2
4 5 (11.11%) Business Intelligence
5 4 (8.89%) BPMN
5 4 (8.89%) OWASP
5 4 (8.89%) Software Testing
5 4 (8.89%) TOGAF
5 4 (8.89%) Scrum
5 4 (8.89%) Stakeholder Management
5 4 (8.89%) UML
5 4 (8.89%) OO
5 4 (8.89%) ITIL
5 4 (8.89%) User Stories
6 3 (6.67%) Mentoring
6 3 (6.67%) Enterprise Architecture
Programming Languages
1 19 (42.22%) JavaScript
2 8 (17.78%) SQL
3 3 (6.67%) Clojure
4 1 (2.22%) C++
4 1 (2.22%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 13 (28.89%) Security Cleared
2 11 (24.44%) SC Cleared
3 5 (11.11%) PMP
3 5 (11.11%) PMI Certification
4 4 (8.89%) ISTQB
4 4 (8.89%) ISEB
4 4 (8.89%) ITIL Certification
5 3 (6.67%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (15.56%) ISO 9001
1 7 (15.56%) ISO 14001
2 4 (8.89%) PCI DSS
3 2 (4.44%) QA
3 2 (4.44%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 2 (4.44%) Sendmail
1 2 (4.44%) Apache ZooKeeper
1 2 (4.44%) Samba
1 2 (4.44%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 4 (8.89%) HP Quality Center
2 3 (6.67%) OpenAM
3 2 (4.44%) Red Hat Spacewalk
Vendors
1 20 (44.44%) Oracle
2 7 (15.56%) Microsoft
3 4 (8.89%) HP
4 2 (4.44%) VMware
4 2 (4.44%) Red Hat
4 2 (4.44%) JBoss
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