The table below looks at the statistics for the Java Developer role in IT contracts advertised for the Gloucestershire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Java Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 7 July 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
7 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Java Developer
Rank 17 37 14
Rank change year-on-year
+20 -23
Contract jobs requiring a Java Developer 41 11 21
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 9.34% 2.79% 8.27%
As % of the Job Titles category 9.98% 3.01% 8.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 28 6 18
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Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.75% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £393 £294 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £491 £450 £458
UK excluding London average daily rate £399 £350 £364
% change year-on-year
+14.00% -3.78%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
Average hourly rate - - £54.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £36.00 £38.50
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -6.49%
Java Developer
South West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Gloucestershire region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Gloucestershire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
411 365 238
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 93.62% 92.64% 93.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 261 190 122
Average daily rate £400 £350 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% -6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £201 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £492 £500 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 32 44 25
Average hourly rate £17.25 £25.50 £18.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-32.35% +41.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £13.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.83 £44.10 £50.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.08 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+2.61% -8.11%

Java Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucestershire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Java Developer in the job title across the Gloucestershire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Java Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucestershire

Java Developer
Daily Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Java Developer across the Gloucestershire region.

Java Developer Daily Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

Java Developer
Daily Rate Histogram in Gloucestershire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Java Developer across the Gloucestershire region over the 3 months to 7 July 2015.

Java Developer Daily Rate Histogram in Gloucestershire

Java Developer
Hourly Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Java Developer across the Gloucestershire region.

Java Developer Hourly Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

Java Developer
Contract Job Locations in Gloucestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Java Developer within the Gloucestershire region over the 3 months to 7 July 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cheltenham 0 10 £478 +6.22% 1
Gloucester +10 4 £438 +9.37% 3
Java Developer
South West

Java Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 7 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Gloucestershire region that cited Java Developer in their job title 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 with Java Developer in their job title.

1 109 (100.00%) Java
2 71 (65.14%) Security Cleared
3 68 (62.39%) DV Cleared
4 60 (55.05%) Agile Software Development
5 54 (49.54%) J2EE
6 44 (40.37%) Web Services
7 43 (39.45%) Hibernate
8 35 (32.11%) Python
9 33 (30.28%) SQL
10 31 (28.44%) JPA
11 29 (26.61%) XML
11 29 (26.61%) Scrum
12 28 (25.69%) Oracle
13 26 (23.85%) JavaScript
14 25 (22.94%) Spring
15 24 (22.02%) Maven
16 22 (20.18%) Subversion
16 22 (20.18%) OO
17 20 (18.35%) JSF
18 19 (17.43%) C
19 18 (16.51%) UNIX
20 17 (15.60%) JBoss
20 17 (15.60%) Perl
20 17 (15.60%) JUnit
20 17 (15.60%) TDD
20 17 (15.60%) Continuous Integration
21 16 (14.68%) Spring MVC
21 16 (14.68%) Lua
21 16 (14.68%) Release Management
21 16 (14.68%) MVC

Java Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 7 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Gloucestershire region that cited Java Developer in their job title 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 with Java Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 17 (15.60%) JBoss
2 13 (11.93%) Mule
3 9 (8.26%) Mule ESB
4 2 (1.83%) WebLogic
4 2 (1.83%) WebSphere
4 2 (1.83%) GlassFish
5 1 (0.92%) ArcGIS
Business Applications
1 7 (6.42%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.92%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 8 (7.34%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (1.83%) Virtual Private Cloud
2 2 (1.83%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.92%) HTTPS
1 1 (0.92%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (6.42%) MySQL
2 6 (5.50%) Oracle Database
3 5 (4.59%) PostgreSQL
4 3 (2.75%) MongoDB
4 3 (2.75%) SQL Server
5 2 (1.83%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 24 (22.02%) Maven
2 22 (20.18%) Subversion
3 17 (15.60%) JUnit
4 16 (14.68%) VSS/SourceSafe
4 16 (14.68%) ClearCase
4 16 (14.68%) Ant
4 16 (14.68%) Apache Ivy
5 14 (12.84%) SoapUI
6 12 (11.01%) JIRA
7 8 (7.34%) Eclipse
8 5 (4.59%) Mockito
9 2 (1.83%) Eclipse RCP
9 2 (1.83%) Git (software)
10 1 (0.92%) JBehave
10 1 (0.92%) Bitbucket
10 1 (0.92%) Jenkins
10 1 (0.92%) JMeter
10 1 (0.92%) Oracle APEX
10 1 (0.92%) Selenium
10 1 (0.92%) TestNG
General
1 16 (14.68%) Finance
2 7 (6.42%) Manufacturing
2 7 (6.42%) Electronics
2 7 (6.42%) Telecoms
2 7 (6.42%) Marketing
3 2 (1.83%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 54 (49.54%) J2EE
2 44 (40.37%) Web Services
3 43 (39.45%) Hibernate
4 31 (28.44%) JPA
5 29 (26.61%) XML
6 25 (22.94%) Spring
7 20 (18.35%) JSF
8 16 (14.68%) EJB
8 16 (14.68%) Spring MVC
9 14 (12.84%) EJB 3.0
9 14 (12.84%) JAXB
10 12 (11.01%) Apache Camel
11 10 (9.17%) REST
12 9 (8.26%) RESTful
12 9 (8.26%) HTML
12 9 (8.26%) SOAP
13 8 (7.34%) Java EE
14 6 (5.50%) OC4J
14 6 (5.50%) Oracle GoldenGate
15 5 (4.59%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 7 (6.42%) DTV
2 2 (1.83%) GIS
2 2 (1.83%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (0.92%) Ergonomics
3 1 (0.92%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 18 (16.51%) UNIX
2 9 (8.26%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 60 (55.05%) Agile Software Development
2 29 (26.61%) Scrum
3 22 (20.18%) OO
4 17 (15.60%) TDD
4 17 (15.60%) Continuous Integration
5 16 (14.68%) Release Management
5 16 (14.68%) MVC
6 14 (12.84%) BDD
7 12 (11.01%) Stakeholder Management
8 10 (9.17%) E-Commerce
9 8 (7.34%) Integration Testing
9 8 (7.34%) Test Scripting
9 8 (7.34%) User Stories
10 7 (6.42%) JVM Tuning
10 7 (6.42%) Digital Marketing
10 7 (6.42%) Unit Testing
10 7 (6.42%) Business Intelligence
10 7 (6.42%) Programme Management
11 6 (5.50%) Performance Tuning
12 4 (3.67%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 109 (100.00%) Java
2 35 (32.11%) Python
3 33 (30.28%) SQL
4 26 (23.85%) JavaScript
5 19 (17.43%) C
6 17 (15.60%) Perl
7 16 (14.68%) PHP
7 16 (14.68%) Lua
8 9 (8.26%) Ruby
9 8 (7.34%) Bash Shell
10 4 (3.67%) C++
11 2 (1.83%) PL/SQL
12 1 (0.92%) C#
12 1 (0.92%) Scala
12 1 (0.92%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 71 (65.14%) Security Cleared
2 68 (62.39%) DV Cleared
3 12 (11.01%) Sun Certification
4 8 (7.34%) OCPJP
4 8 (7.34%) SC Cleared
5 1 (0.92%) ITIL Certification
Vendors
1 28 (25.69%) Oracle
2 12 (11.01%) Sun
3 7 (6.42%) SAP
4 2 (1.83%) Sybase
5 1 (0.92%) OpenText
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