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 14 February 2016 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
14 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Java Developer
Rank 17 13 40
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +27
Contract jobs requiring a Java Developer 38 54 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 8.46% 10.80% 1.32%
As % of the Job Titles category 9.00% 11.16% 1.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 40 2
Average daily rate £510 £400 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+27.50% +23.07%
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £43.75 £37.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year
+18.24% -7.50%
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
422 484 285
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 93.99% 96.80% 94.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 237 293 143
Average daily rate £400 £400 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £268 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £520 £495 £478
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 23 35 29
Average hourly rate £42.50 £39.00 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+8.97% +160.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £23.00 £10.50 £12.80
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £48.48 £45.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -

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 14 February 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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Java Developer within the Gloucestershire region over the 3 months to 14 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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 -6 4 £463 -3.24% 4
Gloucester -6 3 - - 1
Cirencester 0 1 £425 +21.42%
Java Developer
South West

Java Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, 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 90 (100.00%) Java
2 67 (74.44%) Security Cleared
3 66 (73.33%) DV Cleared
4 63 (70.00%) Agile Software Development
5 50 (55.56%) JavaScript
6 34 (37.78%) J2EE
7 33 (36.67%) C
8 27 (30.00%) Web Services
8 27 (30.00%) Hibernate
9 23 (25.56%) UML
9 23 (25.56%) Oracle
10 22 (24.44%) SQL
10 22 (24.44%) Unix
11 21 (23.33%) XML
11 21 (23.33%) Eclipse
11 21 (23.33%) Scrum
12 20 (22.22%) JBoss
12 20 (22.22%) Spring
13 19 (21.11%) Relational Database
14 18 (20.00%) CSS
14 18 (20.00%) HTML
15 17 (18.89%) WebSphere
16 16 (17.78%) Perl
16 16 (17.78%) JUnit
16 16 (17.78%) IBM
17 15 (16.67%) JSF
18 14 (15.56%) TDD
18 14 (15.56%) OO
19 13 (14.44%) Java EE
20 12 (13.33%) Maven

Java Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, 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 20 (22.22%) JBoss
2 17 (18.89%) WebSphere
3 11 (12.22%) Apache
3 11 (12.22%) Tomcat
3 11 (12.22%) WebSphere Application Server
4 6 (6.67%) Elasticsearch
4 6 (6.67%) GlassFish
4 6 (6.67%) WebLogic
5 5 (5.56%) Confluence
6 1 (1.11%) CMS
6 1 (1.11%) Node.js
Communications & Networking
1 9 (10.00%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (21.11%) Relational Database
2 11 (12.22%) Oracle Database
3 10 (11.11%) Hadoop
3 10 (11.11%) RDBMS
4 8 (8.89%) MySQL
5 6 (6.67%) SQL Server
6 2 (2.22%) Big Data
6 2 (2.22%) Oracle Database 11g
7 1 (1.11%) Neo4j
7 1 (1.11%) OrientDB
Development Applications
1 21 (23.33%) Eclipse
2 16 (17.78%) JUnit
3 12 (13.33%) Maven
4 9 (10.00%) Selenium
5 8 (8.89%) Jenkins
6 7 (7.78%) ClearCase
6 7 (7.78%) Git (software)
7 6 (6.67%) Ant
7 6 (6.67%) Apache Ivy
7 6 (6.67%) Cucumber
7 6 (6.67%) Eclipse RCP
7 6 (6.67%) IntelliJ
7 6 (6.67%) Protractor
7 6 (6.67%) Subversion
7 6 (6.67%) VSS/SourceSafe
8 5 (5.56%) JIRA
9 3 (3.33%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 2 (2.22%) Bitbucket
11 1 (1.11%) Oracle Forms
General
1 9 (10.00%) Finance
2 5 (5.56%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (37.78%) J2EE
2 27 (30.00%) Hibernate
2 27 (30.00%) Web Services
3 21 (23.33%) XML
4 20 (22.22%) Spring
5 18 (20.00%) CSS
5 18 (20.00%) HTML
6 15 (16.67%) JSF
7 13 (14.44%) Java EE
8 11 (12.22%) Ajax
8 11 (12.22%) JSP
8 11 (12.22%) Struts
9 10 (11.11%) Apache Camel
10 9 (10.00%) .NET
10 9 (10.00%) JMS
10 9 (10.00%) RichFaces
10 9 (10.00%) XSLT
11 8 (8.89%) JPA
12 7 (7.78%) EJB
12 7 (7.78%) Spring Web Flow
Miscellaneous
1 9 (10.00%) Client/Server
2 3 (3.33%) Ergonomics
2 3 (3.33%) Visualisation
3 2 (2.22%) Wiki
4 1 (1.11%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.11%) Cyberthreat
Operating Systems
1 22 (24.44%) Unix
2 6 (6.67%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 63 (70.00%) Agile Software Development
2 23 (25.56%) UML
3 21 (23.33%) Scrum
4 14 (15.56%) OO
4 14 (15.56%) TDD
5 11 (12.22%) Open Source
6 10 (11.11%) Software Engineering
6 10 (11.11%) Unit Testing
7 9 (10.00%) DevOps
7 9 (10.00%) SOA
7 9 (10.00%) System Testing
8 8 (8.89%) High Availability
9 6 (6.67%) BDD
9 6 (6.67%) Continuous Integration
9 6 (6.67%) Release Management
9 6 (6.67%) Web Application Development
10 5 (5.56%) E-Commerce
10 5 (5.56%) Enterprise Architecture
11 4 (4.44%) Requirements Analysis
12 3 (3.33%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 90 (100.00%) Java
2 50 (55.56%) JavaScript
3 33 (36.67%) C
4 22 (24.44%) SQL
5 16 (17.78%) Perl
6 11 (12.22%) PL/SQL
7 10 (11.11%) C++
8 9 (10.00%) Bash Shell
8 9 (10.00%) C#
9 7 (7.78%) Lua
9 7 (7.78%) PHP
10 6 (6.67%) Python
11 2 (2.22%) Ruby
11 2 (2.22%) Scala
Qualifications
1 67 (74.44%) Security Cleared
2 66 (73.33%) DV Cleared
3 10 (11.11%) SC Cleared
4 6 (6.67%) Sun Certification
5 1 (1.11%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.33%) QA
System Software
1 2 (2.22%) Shibboleth
Systems Management
1 1 (1.11%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (1.11%) Puppet
Vendors
1 23 (25.56%) Oracle
2 16 (17.78%) IBM
3 6 (6.67%) Sun
3 6 (6.67%) Sybase
4 2 (2.22%) OpenText
5 1 (1.11%) Atlassian
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