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 31 May 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
31 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Java Developer
Rank 13 11 33
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +22
Contract jobs requiring a Java Developer 52 53 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 11.09% 12.07% 3.22%
As % of the Job Titles category 11.82% 12.47% 3.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 34 39 8
Median daily rate £406 £473 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-14.02% +11.17%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £370 £400
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £484 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £370
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +8.10%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £40.60 £36.25
% change year-on-year
-11.33% +12.00%
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
440 425 353
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 93.82% 96.81% 94.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 235 264 200
Median daily rate £375 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% +14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £275 £160
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £478 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 21 31 49
Median hourly rate £17.00 £42.50 £18.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-60.00% +132.87%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.25 £20.00 £11.35
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.00 £45.00 £40.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £16.16 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+8.29% -2.06%

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 31 May 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 31 May 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
Cheltenham -2 9 £431 -7.50% 9
Gloucester +3 8 £435 -8.42% 2
Java Developer
South West

Java Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 31 May 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 93 (100.00%) Java
2 73 (78.49%) Security Cleared
3 71 (76.34%) DV Cleared
4 55 (59.14%) Agile Software Development
5 34 (36.56%) Oracle
6 32 (34.41%) JavaScript
7 27 (29.03%) C
8 26 (27.96%) SQL
9 25 (26.88%) Unix
10 24 (25.81%) Spring
11 22 (23.66%) Perl
11 22 (23.66%) DevOps
12 21 (22.58%) J2EE
12 21 (22.58%) JBoss
12 21 (22.58%) Hibernate
13 20 (21.51%) Maven
13 20 (21.51%) Hadoop
14 18 (19.35%) Relational Database
15 17 (18.28%) Eclipse
16 15 (16.13%) XML
16 15 (16.13%) EJB
16 15 (16.13%) SC Cleared
16 15 (16.13%) Bash Shell
16 15 (16.13%) Jenkins
17 14 (15.05%) Oracle Database
17 14 (15.05%) WebSphere
17 14 (15.05%) JSON
17 14 (15.05%) JIRA
17 14 (15.05%) TDD
17 14 (15.05%) Scrum

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 21 (22.58%) JBoss
2 14 (15.05%) WebSphere
3 11 (11.83%) GlassFish
3 11 (11.83%) WebLogic
4 9 (9.68%) Mule
4 9 (9.68%) Mule ESB
4 9 (9.68%) Tomcat
5 6 (6.45%) Confluence
6 4 (4.30%) Apache
6 4 (4.30%) WebSphere Application Server
7 3 (3.23%) Elasticsearch
7 3 (3.23%) Node.js
8 1 (1.08%) CMS
8 1 (1.08%) IIS
Business Applications
1 11 (11.83%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 10 (10.75%) Amazon AWS
2 9 (9.68%) Amazon EC2
2 9 (9.68%) Virtual Private Cloud
3 1 (1.08%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.08%) LDAP
1 1 (1.08%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (21.51%) Hadoop
2 18 (19.35%) Relational Database
3 14 (15.05%) Oracle Database
4 10 (10.75%) SQL Server
5 6 (6.45%) Big Data
5 6 (6.45%) MySQL
6 4 (4.30%) Neo4j
6 4 (4.30%) Oracle Database 11g
6 4 (4.30%) OrientDB
7 3 (3.23%) RDBMS
8 1 (1.08%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 20 (21.51%) Maven
2 17 (18.28%) Eclipse
3 15 (16.13%) Jenkins
4 14 (15.05%) JIRA
5 11 (11.83%) Git (software)
6 10 (10.75%) Eclipse RCP
7 8 (8.60%) Subversion
8 7 (7.53%) ClearCase
8 7 (7.53%) VSS/SourceSafe
9 6 (6.45%) Ant
9 6 (6.45%) Apache Ivy
9 6 (6.45%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 6 (6.45%) JUnit
10 5 (5.38%) Hudson
11 4 (4.30%) Bitbucket
11 4 (4.30%) Cucumber
12 3 (3.23%) IntelliJ
12 3 (3.23%) Protractor
13 2 (2.15%) EasyMock
14 1 (1.08%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 14 (15.05%) Finance
2 11 (11.83%) Electronics
2 11 (11.83%) Manufacturing
2 11 (11.83%) Marketing
2 11 (11.83%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (25.81%) Spring
2 21 (22.58%) Hibernate
2 21 (22.58%) J2EE
3 15 (16.13%) EJB
3 15 (16.13%) XML
4 14 (15.05%) JSON
5 13 (13.98%) Web Services
6 12 (12.90%) Apache Camel
6 12 (12.90%) JPA
7 11 (11.83%) HTML
8 10 (10.75%) Java EE
8 10 (10.75%) Swing
8 10 (10.75%) SWT
9 9 (9.68%) Spring Integration
9 9 (9.68%) Spring MVC
10 8 (8.60%) jQuery
10 8 (8.60%) JSF
11 6 (6.45%) CSS
12 5 (5.38%) JSP
13 4 (4.30%) Struts
Miscellaneous
1 5 (5.38%) Wiki
2 4 (4.30%) Ergonomics
2 4 (4.30%) Visualisation
3 2 (2.15%) Client/Server
3 2 (2.15%) Cyberthreat
4 1 (1.08%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 25 (26.88%) Unix
2 10 (10.75%) Linux
3 3 (3.23%) Oracle Linux
4 1 (1.08%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 55 (59.14%) Agile Software Development
2 22 (23.66%) DevOps
3 14 (15.05%) Scrum
3 14 (15.05%) TDD
4 12 (12.90%) OO
5 11 (11.83%) Business Intelligence
5 11 (11.83%) Digital Marketing
5 11 (11.83%) Programme Management
6 9 (9.68%) Integration Testing
6 9 (9.68%) MVC
7 8 (8.60%) Continuous Integration
8 7 (7.53%) Release Management
8 7 (7.53%) Requirements Analysis
8 7 (7.53%) Software Engineering
9 6 (6.45%) BDD
10 5 (5.38%) ITIL
10 5 (5.38%) OOD
10 5 (5.38%) Stakeholder Engagement
10 5 (5.38%) UML
11 4 (4.30%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 93 (100.00%) Java
2 32 (34.41%) JavaScript
3 27 (29.03%) C
4 26 (27.96%) SQL
5 22 (23.66%) Perl
6 15 (16.13%) Bash Shell
7 12 (12.90%) PL/SQL
7 12 (12.90%) Python
8 8 (8.60%) C++
8 8 (8.60%) PHP
9 7 (7.53%) Lua
10 6 (6.45%) C#
10 6 (6.45%) Ruby
11 4 (4.30%) Scala
12 1 (1.08%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 73 (78.49%) Security Cleared
2 71 (76.34%) DV Cleared
3 15 (16.13%) SC Cleared
4 4 (4.30%) Sun Certification
5 2 (2.15%) Degree
6 1 (1.08%) ISEB
6 1 (1.08%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (4.30%) QA
Systems Management
1 6 (6.45%) Puppet
2 5 (5.38%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 34 (36.56%) Oracle
2 11 (11.83%) SAP
3 10 (10.75%) Sybase
4 6 (6.45%) Red Hat
5 4 (4.30%) IBM
5 4 (4.30%) Sun
6 2 (2.15%) OpenText
7 1 (1.08%) Atlassian
7 1 (1.08%) HP
7 1 (1.08%) Microsoft
7 1 (1.08%) Splunk
7 1 (1.08%) webMethods
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