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 31 March 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
31 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Java Developer
Rank 9 35 21
Rank change year-on-year
+26 -14
Contract jobs requiring a Java Developer 68 9 34
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 14.17% 2.51% 8.83%
As % of the Job Titles category 14.91% 2.70% 9.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 43 5 24
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£413 £425 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.94% -5.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £355 £325 £322
10% offered a daily rate of more than £478 £440 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £379 £365 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.76% +4.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.00 £40.00 £38.20
% change year-on-year
-5.00% +4.71%
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
456 333 373
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 95.00% 93.02% 96.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 273 174 205
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 £261 £182 £295
10% offered a daily rate of more than £478 £488 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 29 41 30
Average hourly rate £42.50 £20.00 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+112.50% -46.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.49 £11.35 £11.88
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.50 £45.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.70 £17.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-1.76% -2.85%

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 31 March 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 31 March 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 +12 27 £425 - 1
Gloucester +3 5 £413 -8.33%
Java Developer
South West

Java Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 31 March 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.

1 110 (100.00%) Java
2 68 (61.82%) Security Cleared
3 66 (60.00%) DV Cleared
4 51 (46.36%) J2EE
5 49 (44.55%) Hibernate
5 49 (44.55%) Agile Software Development
6 44 (40.00%) Web Services
7 39 (35.45%) JavaScript
8 36 (32.73%) Spring
9 33 (30.00%) Scrum
10 32 (29.09%) SQL
11 31 (28.18%) Python
12 30 (27.27%) JPA
13 29 (26.36%) Maven
14 27 (24.55%) XML
15 25 (22.73%) Oracle
16 24 (21.82%) OO
17 23 (20.91%) Subversion
18 22 (20.00%) TDD
18 22 (20.00%) Java EE
19 20 (18.18%) JBoss
19 20 (18.18%) UNIX
19 20 (18.18%) BDD
20 19 (17.27%) Release Management
20 19 (17.27%) Ant
20 19 (17.27%) Perl
20 19 (17.27%) Apache Ivy
21 18 (16.36%) MVC
21 18 (16.36%) Spring MVC
21 18 (16.36%) Continuous Integration

Java Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 31 March 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 20 (18.18%) JBoss
2 13 (11.82%) Mule
3 5 (4.55%) WebSphere
3 5 (4.55%) Tomcat
4 3 (2.73%) WebLogic
4 3 (2.73%) GlassFish
5 2 (1.82%) WebSphere Application Server
6 1 (0.91%) ArcGIS
Business Applications
1 6 (5.45%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.82%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.91%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (7.27%) PostgreSQL
2 6 (5.45%) Oracle Database
3 5 (4.55%) Relational Database
3 5 (4.55%) MongoDB
4 4 (3.64%) SQL Server
5 2 (1.82%) RDBMS
5 2 (1.82%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 29 (26.36%) Maven
2 23 (20.91%) Subversion
3 19 (17.27%) Apache Ivy
3 19 (17.27%) Ant
4 17 (15.45%) JUnit
4 17 (15.45%) VSS/SourceSafe
4 17 (15.45%) ClearCase
5 14 (12.73%) SoapUI
6 13 (11.82%) JIRA
7 11 (10.00%) Eclipse
8 3 (2.73%) Eclipse RCP
9 2 (1.82%) Jenkins
9 2 (1.82%) TestNG
9 2 (1.82%) Git (software)
9 2 (1.82%) Mockito
General
1 13 (11.82%) Finance
2 6 (5.45%) Manufacturing
2 6 (5.45%) Electronics
2 6 (5.45%) Telecoms
2 6 (5.45%) Marketing
3 1 (0.91%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 51 (46.36%) J2EE
2 49 (44.55%) Hibernate
3 44 (40.00%) Web Services
4 36 (32.73%) Spring
5 30 (27.27%) JPA
6 27 (24.55%) XML
7 22 (20.00%) Java EE
8 18 (16.36%) Spring MVC
9 17 (15.45%) HTML
9 17 (15.45%) EJB
9 17 (15.45%) JSF
9 17 (15.45%) Apache Camel
10 14 (12.73%) JAXB
10 14 (12.73%) EJB 3.0
11 13 (11.82%) SOAP
12 12 (10.91%) CSS
12 12 (10.91%) jQuery
13 11 (10.00%) REST
14 9 (8.18%) RESTful
15 8 (7.27%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 6 (5.45%) DTV
2 2 (1.82%) GIS
2 2 (1.82%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 20 (18.18%) UNIX
2 8 (7.27%) Linux
3 1 (0.91%) Windows NT
3 1 (0.91%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 49 (44.55%) Agile Software Development
2 33 (30.00%) Scrum
3 24 (21.82%) OO
4 22 (20.00%) TDD
5 20 (18.18%) BDD
6 19 (17.27%) Release Management
7 18 (16.36%) MVC
7 18 (16.36%) Continuous Integration
8 10 (9.09%) Stakeholder Management
9 8 (7.27%) E-Commerce
9 8 (7.27%) OOD
9 8 (7.27%) Test Scripting
9 8 (7.27%) User Stories
10 7 (6.36%) JVM Tuning
11 6 (5.45%) Performance Tuning
11 6 (5.45%) Integration Testing
11 6 (5.45%) Business Intelligence
11 6 (5.45%) Digital Marketing
11 6 (5.45%) Programme Management
12 5 (4.55%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 110 (100.00%) Java
2 39 (35.45%) JavaScript
3 32 (29.09%) SQL
4 31 (28.18%) Python
5 19 (17.27%) Perl
6 17 (15.45%) PHP
6 17 (15.45%) Lua
7 13 (11.82%) C
8 12 (10.91%) Bash Shell
9 10 (9.09%) Ruby
10 7 (6.36%) C++
Qualifications
1 68 (61.82%) Security Cleared
2 66 (60.00%) DV Cleared
3 12 (10.91%) Sun Certification
4 10 (9.09%) OCPJP
5 4 (3.64%) SC Cleared
System Software
1 2 (1.82%) Shibboleth
Vendors
1 25 (22.73%) Oracle
2 12 (10.91%) Sun
3 6 (5.45%) SAP
4 3 (2.73%) Sybase
5 2 (1.82%) IBM
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