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 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
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Java Developer
Rank 15 27 14
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -13
Contract jobs requiring a Java Developer 49 24 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 10.47% 5.24% 6.56%
As % of the Job Titles category 11.14% 5.58% 6.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 33 15 13
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£463 £300 £390
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+54.16% -23.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £399 £293 £354
10% offered a daily rate of more than £498 £450 £440
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £350 £375
% change year-on-year
+11.42% -6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Average hourly rate - - £54.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £41.38 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+18.21% -
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
440 430 231
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 94.02% 93.89% 94.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 282 210 126
Average daily rate £400 £360 £365
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% -1.36%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £200 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £478 £500 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 30 38 19
Average hourly rate £17.25 £25.50 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-32.35% +34.21%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.60 £12.58
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.77 £44.10 £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year
- -2.94%

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 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 31 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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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
Gloucester +11 8 £431 +1.47% 2
Cheltenham -5 6 £470 +4.50% 1
Java Developer
South West

Java Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 31 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 78 (71.56%) Security Cleared
3 74 (67.89%) DV Cleared
4 65 (59.63%) Agile Software Development
5 48 (44.04%) J2EE
6 39 (35.78%) Web Services
7 38 (34.86%) Python
8 35 (32.11%) Hibernate
9 31 (28.44%) SQL
9 31 (28.44%) Oracle
10 28 (25.69%) JavaScript
11 26 (23.85%) Scrum
12 25 (22.94%) JPA
13 24 (22.02%) C
14 23 (21.10%) XML
15 22 (20.18%) UNIX
15 22 (20.18%) Perl
15 22 (20.18%) Maven
16 21 (19.27%) Subversion
17 20 (18.35%) Spring
17 20 (18.35%) Continuous Integration
17 20 (18.35%) OO
18 19 (17.43%) JBoss
19 16 (14.68%) JSF
19 16 (14.68%) Lua
19 16 (14.68%) Release Management
19 16 (14.68%) ClearCase
19 16 (14.68%) PHP
19 16 (14.68%) Ant
19 16 (14.68%) Apache Ivy

Java Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 31 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 19 (17.43%) JBoss
2 12 (11.01%) Mule
3 7 (6.42%) Mule ESB
4 3 (2.75%) WebLogic
4 3 (2.75%) Tomcat
4 3 (2.75%) WebSphere
4 3 (2.75%) GlassFish
5 1 (0.92%) ArcGIS
5 1 (0.92%) Node.js
5 1 (0.92%) Apache Pig
5 1 (0.92%) Elasticsearch
5 1 (0.92%) Apache Spark
Business Applications
1 7 (6.42%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.92%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 7 (6.42%) 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%) Oracle Database
2 6 (5.50%) MySQL
3 5 (4.59%) Hadoop
4 4 (3.67%) SQL Server
4 4 (3.67%) Relational Database
4 4 (3.67%) PostgreSQL
5 2 (1.83%) MongoDB
5 2 (1.83%) Big Data
6 1 (0.92%) RDBMS
6 1 (0.92%) Apache Hive
Development Applications
1 22 (20.18%) Maven
2 21 (19.27%) Subversion
3 16 (14.68%) Ant
3 16 (14.68%) ClearCase
3 16 (14.68%) Apache Ivy
4 15 (13.76%) VSS/SourceSafe
5 13 (11.93%) JIRA
6 12 (11.01%) SoapUI
7 11 (10.09%) JUnit
8 9 (8.26%) Eclipse
9 5 (4.59%) Git (software)
10 4 (3.67%) Mockito
10 4 (3.67%) Jenkins
11 3 (2.75%) Hudson
11 3 (2.75%) Eclipse RCP
12 2 (1.83%) Bitbucket
13 1 (0.92%) JBehave
13 1 (0.92%) JMeter
13 1 (0.92%) Oracle APEX
13 1 (0.92%) Selenium
General
1 15 (13.76%) Finance
2 7 (6.42%) Manufacturing
2 7 (6.42%) Electronics
2 7 (6.42%) Telecoms
2 7 (6.42%) Marketing
3 1 (0.92%) Military
3 1 (0.92%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 48 (44.04%) J2EE
2 39 (35.78%) Web Services
3 35 (32.11%) Hibernate
4 25 (22.94%) JPA
5 23 (21.10%) XML
6 20 (18.35%) Spring
7 16 (14.68%) JSF
8 15 (13.76%) EJB
9 13 (11.93%) Spring MVC
10 12 (11.01%) EJB 3.0
10 12 (11.01%) JAXB
11 11 (10.09%) Apache Camel
12 9 (8.26%) HTML
13 8 (7.34%) jQuery
13 8 (7.34%) RESTful
14 7 (6.42%) REST
15 6 (5.50%) OC4J
15 6 (5.50%) SOAP
15 6 (5.50%) Java EE
15 6 (5.50%) Oracle GoldenGate
Miscellaneous
1 7 (6.42%) DTV
2 3 (2.75%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (2.75%) Mathematics
3 2 (1.83%) User Experience
3 2 (1.83%) GIS
4 1 (0.92%) PKI
4 1 (0.92%) Ergonomics
4 1 (0.92%) Visualisation
4 1 (0.92%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 22 (20.18%) UNIX
2 12 (11.01%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 65 (59.63%) Agile Software Development
2 26 (23.85%) Scrum
3 20 (18.35%) OO
3 20 (18.35%) Continuous Integration
4 16 (14.68%) Release Management
5 15 (13.76%) TDD
6 13 (11.93%) MVC
7 10 (9.17%) Stakeholder Management
7 10 (9.17%) BDD
8 8 (7.34%) Unit Testing
8 8 (7.34%) Integration Testing
8 8 (7.34%) Test Scripting
8 8 (7.34%) E-Commerce
9 7 (6.42%) Business Intelligence
9 7 (6.42%) Digital Marketing
9 7 (6.42%) Programme Management
9 7 (6.42%) User Stories
9 7 (6.42%) JVM Tuning
10 6 (5.50%) Performance Tuning
11 5 (4.59%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 109 (100.00%) Java
2 38 (34.86%) Python
3 31 (28.44%) SQL
4 28 (25.69%) JavaScript
5 24 (22.02%) C
6 22 (20.18%) Perl
7 16 (14.68%) PHP
7 16 (14.68%) Lua
8 11 (10.09%) Bash Shell
9 9 (8.26%) Ruby
10 7 (6.42%) C++
11 5 (4.59%) PL/SQL
12 4 (3.67%) C#
13 1 (0.92%) Scala
13 1 (0.92%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 78 (71.56%) Security Cleared
2 74 (67.89%) DV Cleared
3 13 (11.93%) Sun Certification
4 11 (10.09%) SC Cleared
5 7 (6.42%) OCPJP
6 4 (3.67%) Degree
7 1 (0.92%) ITIL Certification
System Software
1 1 (0.92%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (0.92%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 3 (2.75%) Puppet
1 3 (2.75%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 31 (28.44%) Oracle
2 13 (11.93%) Sun
3 7 (6.42%) SAP
4 3 (2.75%) Sybase
4 3 (2.75%) Red Hat
5 1 (0.92%) OpenText
5 1 (0.92%) VMware
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