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 24 February 2017 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
24 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Java
Devon / Exeter
Rank 1 5 5
Rank change year-on-year
+4 0
Contract jobs citing Java 50 30 31
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Exeter 31.06% 29.70% 23.85%
As % of the Programming Languages category 59.52% 63.83% 46.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 18 8
Median daily rate £445 £415 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.22% +3.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £385 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £493 £433 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £405 £400
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.50 £42.25 £36.40
% change year-on-year
-4.14% +16.07%

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
84 47 66
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Exeter 52.17% 46.53% 50.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 39 30 20
Median daily rate £425 £408 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.29% +35.83%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £290 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £494 £433 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 4
Median hourly rate £23.00 £17.00 £36.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+35.29% -53.42%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.50 £40.00 £35.50
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +12.67%

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
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 24 February 2017.

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 24 February 2017, 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 38 (52.05%) JavaScript
1 38 (52.05%) Spring
2 31 (42.47%) Security Cleared
3 28 (38.36%) PostgreSQL
4 27 (36.99%) Agile Software Development
5 25 (34.25%) Grails
5 25 (34.25%) XML
6 24 (32.88%) SC Cleared
7 23 (31.51%) Git (software)
7 23 (31.51%) BPSS Clearance
8 22 (30.14%) RabbitMQ
8 22 (30.14%) Docker
8 22 (30.14%) Open Source
9 21 (28.77%) SQL
9 21 (28.77%) HTML
9 21 (28.77%) Customer Requirements
10 20 (27.40%) Migration
11 19 (26.03%) Hibernate
11 19 (26.03%) Jenkins
12 18 (24.66%) Groovy
13 16 (21.92%) Gradle
14 15 (20.55%) Atlassian Bamboo
15 13 (17.81%) REST
15 13 (17.81%) Continuous Delivery
16 8 (10.96%) Coaching
16 8 (10.96%) Continuous Improvement
16 8 (10.96%) WebDriver
16 8 (10.96%) JSON
16 8 (10.96%) Selenium
17 7 (9.59%) Software Engineering

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 3 (4.11%) CMS
2 2 (2.74%) Apache
3 1 (1.37%) Confluence
3 1 (1.37%) IIS
3 1 (1.37%) SharePoint
3 1 (1.37%) Tomcat
Applications
1 1 (1.37%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 5 (6.85%) SaaS
2 4 (5.48%) IaaS
2 4 (5.48%) PaaS
3 2 (2.74%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (1.37%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (1.37%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 7 (9.59%) HTTP
2 1 (1.37%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (38.36%) PostgreSQL
2 7 (9.59%) MongoDB
2 7 (9.59%) Neo4j
3 5 (6.85%) Relational Database
4 4 (5.48%) SQL Server
5 1 (1.37%) BusinessObjects
5 1 (1.37%) GIS
Development Applications
1 23 (31.51%) Git (software)
2 19 (26.03%) Jenkins
3 16 (21.92%) Gradle
4 15 (20.55%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 8 (10.96%) Selenium
5 8 (10.96%) WebDriver
6 5 (6.85%) Cucumber
7 3 (4.11%) Maven
8 2 (2.74%) JIRA
8 2 (2.74%) JUnit
8 2 (2.74%) SoapUI
9 1 (1.37%) Ant
9 1 (1.37%) Artifactory
9 1 (1.37%) Bitbucket
9 1 (1.37%) Calabash
9 1 (1.37%) JMeter
9 1 (1.37%) NeoLoad
9 1 (1.37%) SonarQube
9 1 (1.37%) TestComplete
9 1 (1.37%) TestRail
General
1 2 (2.74%) Back Office
2 1 (1.37%) Advertising
2 1 (1.37%) Finance
Job Titles
1 54 (73.97%) Developer
2 47 (64.38%) Java Developer
3 6 (8.22%) Analyst
4 4 (5.48%) Agile Developer
4 4 (5.48%) Agile Java Developer
4 4 (5.48%) AWS Developer
4 4 (5.48%) Software Engineer
4 4 (5.48%) Test Analyst
5 3 (4.11%) .NET Developer
5 3 (4.11%) Automation Test Analyst
5 3 (4.11%) Lead Software Engineer
5 3 (4.11%) Test Automation Specialist
5 3 (4.11%) Test Specialist
6 2 (2.74%) Angular Developer
6 2 (2.74%) Business Analyst
6 2 (2.74%) Cloud Developer
6 2 (2.74%) Java Software Developer
6 2 (2.74%) JavaScript Developer
6 2 (2.74%) SQL Developer
7 1 (1.37%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 38 (52.05%) Spring
2 25 (34.25%) Grails
2 25 (34.25%) XML
3 22 (30.14%) RabbitMQ
4 21 (28.77%) HTML
5 19 (26.03%) Hibernate
6 13 (17.81%) REST
7 8 (10.96%) JSON
8 7 (9.59%) Dropwizard
8 7 (9.59%) JAX-RS
9 6 (8.22%) .NET
9 6 (8.22%) JPA
10 5 (6.85%) CSS
11 4 (5.48%) CSS3
11 4 (5.48%) HTML5
12 3 (4.11%) AngularJS
12 3 (4.11%) FreeMarker
13 2 (2.74%) .NET Framework
13 2 (2.74%) Node.js
13 2 (2.74%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 5 (6.85%) NHS
2 2 (2.74%) Mobile App
3 1 (1.37%) Algorithms
3 1 (1.37%) Cloud Native
3 1 (1.37%) Computer Science
3 1 (1.37%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 7 (9.59%) Linux
1 7 (9.59%) Mac OS X
1 7 (9.59%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (36.99%) Agile Software Development
2 22 (30.14%) Open Source
3 21 (28.77%) Customer Requirements
4 20 (27.40%) Migration
5 13 (17.81%) Continuous Delivery
6 8 (10.96%) Coaching
6 8 (10.96%) Continuous Improvement
7 7 (9.59%) Mentoring
7 7 (9.59%) Software Engineering
7 7 (9.59%) Test Automation
8 6 (8.22%) Configuration Management
8 6 (8.22%) Continuous Deployment
9 5 (6.85%) Responsive Web Design
9 5 (6.85%) Web Design
10 4 (5.48%) Automated Testing
10 4 (5.48%) SDLC
11 3 (4.11%) BDD
11 3 (4.11%) Front End Development
11 3 (4.11%) Unit Testing
11 3 (4.11%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 38 (52.05%) JavaScript
2 21 (28.77%) SQL
3 18 (24.66%) Groovy
4 2 (2.74%) C#
5 1 (1.37%) C
5 1 (1.37%) Python
5 1 (1.37%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 31 (42.47%) Security Cleared
2 24 (32.88%) SC Cleared
3 23 (31.51%) BPSS Clearance
4 4 (5.48%) BC Cleared
4 4 (5.48%) ISEB
4 4 (5.48%) ISTQB
5 3 (4.11%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (5.48%) Disclosure Scotland
2 2 (2.74%) QA
System Software
1 22 (30.14%) Docker
2 1 (1.37%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 5 (6.85%) Oracle
2 2 (2.74%) Salesforce.com
3 1 (1.37%) Black Duck
3 1 (1.37%) Microsoft
3 1 (1.37%) VMware
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