The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Gloucestershire region that had Java Developer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 28 August 2016 with a comparison to same period over 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 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Java Developer
Rank 12 17 14
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -3
Contract jobs requiring a Java Developer 48 45 38
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 10.41% 9.15% 8.12%
As % of the Job Titles category 11.16% 9.38% 8.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 30 29 22
Median daily rate £450 £438 £346
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.85% +26.35%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £370 £400 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £500 £448
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +14.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.25 £42.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
-1.78% +23.52%
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
430 480 446
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 93.28% 97.56% 95.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 235 291 213
Median daily rate £385 £385 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +10.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £225 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £475 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 39 39 31
Median hourly rate £38.00 £15.75 £28.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+141.26% -44.73%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £12.50 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.00 £43.83 £44.10
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £16.72
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +1.67%

Java Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucestershire

The demand trend of IT contracts across the Gloucestershire region that featured Java Developer in the job title.

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 28 August 2016.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Java Developer within the Gloucestershire region over the 3 months to 28 August 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Gloucester +10 17 £475 +11.76% 1
Cheltenham +3 5 £431 +8.08% 6
Cirencester - 1 £375 -
Java Developer
South West

Java Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 28 August 2016, Java Developer contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Gloucestershire region featuring Java Developer in the job title.

1 100 (100.00%) Java
2 73 (73.00%) Security Cleared
3 62 (62.00%) DV Cleared
4 47 (47.00%) Agile Software Development
5 45 (45.00%) Oracle
6 33 (33.00%) Spring
7 30 (30.00%) JavaScript
8 29 (29.00%) Unix
9 28 (28.00%) SQL
9 28 (28.00%) JSON
10 26 (26.00%) J2EE
10 26 (26.00%) Perl
11 24 (24.00%) Hadoop
12 23 (23.00%) JBoss
12 23 (23.00%) Hibernate
13 21 (21.00%) DevOps
14 19 (19.00%) HTML
15 18 (18.00%) XML
16 17 (17.00%) EJB
16 17 (17.00%) Python
16 17 (17.00%) Bash Shell
16 17 (17.00%) Relational Database
17 16 (16.00%) C
17 16 (16.00%) Maven
17 16 (16.00%) MVC
17 16 (16.00%) JIRA
17 16 (16.00%) Spring MVC
18 15 (15.00%) jQuery
18 15 (15.00%) TDD
18 15 (15.00%) WebLogic

Java Developer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire 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 23 (23.00%) JBoss
2 15 (15.00%) Tomcat
2 15 (15.00%) WebLogic
3 14 (14.00%) GlassFish
4 13 (13.00%) WebSphere
5 10 (10.00%) Mule
6 8 (8.00%) Apache
6 8 (8.00%) Mule ESB
7 5 (5.00%) Alfresco
7 5 (5.00%) Apache Solr
8 4 (4.00%) Confluence
9 1 (1.00%) IIS
Business Applications
1 12 (12.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (1.00%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 11 (11.00%) Amazon AWS
2 10 (10.00%) Amazon EC2
2 10 (10.00%) Virtual Private Cloud
3 1 (1.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 5 (5.00%) Intranet
2 4 (4.00%) LDAP
3 1 (1.00%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (24.00%) Hadoop
2 17 (17.00%) Relational Database
3 13 (13.00%) SQL Server
4 11 (11.00%) MySQL
5 10 (10.00%) Oracle Database
6 7 (7.00%) Big Data
7 3 (3.00%) Neo4j
7 3 (3.00%) OrientDB
8 2 (2.00%) IBM InfoSphere
8 2 (2.00%) Oracle Database 11g
9 1 (1.00%) Data Warehouse
9 1 (1.00%) MongoDB
9 1 (1.00%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 16 (16.00%) JIRA
1 16 (16.00%) Maven
2 14 (14.00%) Jenkins
3 13 (13.00%) Eclipse
3 13 (13.00%) Eclipse RCP
4 12 (12.00%) Git (software)
5 9 (9.00%) Hudson
6 6 (6.00%) Subversion
7 4 (4.00%) Ant
7 4 (4.00%) Apache Ivy
7 4 (4.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 4 (4.00%) ClearCase
7 4 (4.00%) VSS/SourceSafe
8 2 (2.00%) Bitbucket
8 2 (2.00%) EasyMock
8 2 (2.00%) JMeter
8 2 (2.00%) JUnit
8 2 (2.00%) LoadRunner
8 2 (2.00%) Selenium
8 2 (2.00%) SoapUI
General
1 14 (14.00%) Finance
2 12 (12.00%) Electronics
2 12 (12.00%) Manufacturing
2 12 (12.00%) Marketing
2 12 (12.00%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (33.00%) Spring
2 28 (28.00%) JSON
3 26 (26.00%) J2EE
4 23 (23.00%) Hibernate
5 19 (19.00%) HTML
6 18 (18.00%) XML
7 17 (17.00%) EJB
8 16 (16.00%) Spring MVC
9 15 (15.00%) jQuery
10 13 (13.00%) Swing
10 13 (13.00%) SWT
11 10 (10.00%) Apache Camel
11 10 (10.00%) Java EE
11 10 (10.00%) JPA
12 8 (8.00%) Spring Integration
13 7 (7.00%) Node.js
14 6 (6.00%) Web Services
15 5 (5.00%) AngularJS
15 5 (5.00%) CSS
15 5 (5.00%) JDBC
Miscellaneous
1 5 (5.00%) Clustering
2 4 (4.00%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (4.00%) Cyberthreat
3 3 (3.00%) Ergonomics
3 3 (3.00%) Visualisation
3 3 (3.00%) Wiki
4 1 (1.00%) Client/Server
4 1 (1.00%) Data Integration
4 1 (1.00%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (1.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 29 (29.00%) Unix
2 14 (14.00%) Linux
3 5 (5.00%) Oracle Linux
4 1 (1.00%) AIX
4 1 (1.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 47 (47.00%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (21.00%) DevOps
3 16 (16.00%) MVC
4 15 (15.00%) TDD
5 12 (12.00%) Business Intelligence
5 12 (12.00%) Continuous Integration
5 12 (12.00%) Digital Marketing
5 12 (12.00%) Programme Management
6 10 (10.00%) Integration Testing
6 10 (10.00%) Scrum
7 9 (9.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
8 8 (8.00%) OO
9 6 (6.00%) Workflow
10 5 (5.00%) Release Management
10 5 (5.00%) Requirements Analysis
10 5 (5.00%) SDLC
11 4 (4.00%) OOD
12 3 (3.00%) BDD
12 3 (3.00%) Cybersecurity
12 3 (3.00%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 100 (100.00%) Java
2 30 (30.00%) JavaScript
3 28 (28.00%) SQL
4 26 (26.00%) Perl
5 17 (17.00%) Bash Shell
5 17 (17.00%) Python
6 16 (16.00%) C
7 14 (14.00%) C++
8 13 (13.00%) PL/SQL
9 10 (10.00%) C#
10 7 (7.00%) PHP
11 4 (4.00%) Lua
11 4 (4.00%) Ruby
12 2 (2.00%) Scala
12 2 (2.00%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 73 (73.00%) Security Cleared
2 62 (62.00%) DV Cleared
3 13 (13.00%) SC Cleared
4 2 (2.00%) Sun Certification
5 1 (1.00%) Degree
5 1 (1.00%) ISEB
5 1 (1.00%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.00%) QA
Systems Management
1 10 (10.00%) Puppet
2 9 (9.00%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 45 (45.00%) Oracle
2 13 (13.00%) Sybase
3 12 (12.00%) SAP
4 11 (11.00%) Red Hat
5 2 (2.00%) Sun
6 1 (1.00%) Atlassian
6 1 (1.00%) HP
6 1 (1.00%) IBM
6 1 (1.00%) Microsoft
6 1 (1.00%) Splunk
6 1 (1.00%) webMethods