The table below looks at the statistics for Java skills 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 over the 3 months to 22 December 2014 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
22 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java
Rank 11 34 6
Rank change year-on-year
+23 -28
Contract jobs citing Java 60 8 73
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 11.74% 2.77% 18.48%
As % of the Programming Languages category 25.86% 9.30% 31.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 47 5 30
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£450 £263 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+71.42% -41.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £340 £255 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £478 £424 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £350 £363
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 4
Average hourly rate - - £54.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £36.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -
Java
South West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in contract jobs advertised in the Gloucestershire region.

Programming Languages Category
Gloucestershire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
232 86 229
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 45.40% 29.76% 57.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 152 43 93
Average daily rate £438 £295 £394
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+48.30% -25.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £235 £255
10% offered a daily rate of more than £495 £391 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 11 25
Average hourly rate £39.00 £30.00 £37.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+30.00% -19.46%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.50 £14.65 £32.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.75 £30.50 £54.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.18 £33.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+6.59% -5.71%

Java
Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucestershire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Java across the Gloucestershire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

Java Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucestershire

Java
Daily Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Java across the Gloucestershire region.

Java Daily Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

Java
Daily Rate Histogram in Gloucestershire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Java across the Gloucestershire region over the 3 months to 22 December 2014.

Java Daily Rate Histogram in Gloucestershire

Java
Hourly Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Java across the Gloucestershire region.

Java Hourly Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

Java
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 within the Gloucestershire region over the 3 months to 22 December 2014. 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
Gloucester +15 24 £450 +71.42% 6
Cheltenham +6 22 £464 +5.45% 3
Cirencester - 1 £350 -
Stroud - - - -
Tewkesbury - - - -
Java
South West

Java
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 22 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Gloucestershire region citing Java also 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 that cited Java.

1 80 (59.26%) Security Cleared
2 76 (56.30%) DV Cleared
3 51 (37.78%) Agile Software Development
4 50 (37.04%) JavaScript
5 49 (36.30%) Hibernate
6 47 (34.81%) Spring
7 33 (24.44%) SQL
8 30 (22.22%) OO
8 30 (22.22%) Scrum
8 30 (22.22%) Maven
9 28 (20.74%) J2EE
9 28 (20.74%) SAML
10 27 (20.00%) Perl
10 27 (20.00%) Python
11 26 (19.26%) UNIX
11 26 (19.26%) Release Management
12 25 (18.52%) XML
13 24 (17.78%) HTML
13 24 (17.78%) Web Services
14 23 (17.04%) C++
15 22 (16.30%) Oracle
16 21 (15.56%) Java EE
17 20 (14.81%) Ant
17 20 (14.81%) Apache Ivy
18 19 (14.07%) C
18 19 (14.07%) Bash Shell
19 18 (13.33%) VSS/SourceSafe
19 18 (13.33%) CSS
19 18 (13.33%) Subversion
20 17 (12.59%) Linux

Java
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Gloucestershire region citing Java also 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 that cited Java. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 17 (12.59%) JBoss
2 12 (8.89%) Tomcat
3 11 (8.15%) WebSphere
4 10 (7.41%) WebSphere Application Server
5 3 (2.22%) Mule
6 2 (1.48%) WebLogic
7 1 (0.74%) IIS
7 1 (0.74%) Apache
7 1 (0.74%) Drupal
7 1 (0.74%) GlassFish
7 1 (0.74%) WebSphere Process Server
7 1 (0.74%) Oracle Application Server
Applications
1 1 (0.74%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 5 (3.70%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 4 (2.96%) Oracle EBS
2 4 (2.96%) Oracle Applications
3 1 (0.74%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.74%) Oracle EBS R12
3 1 (0.74%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.74%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (0.74%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (0.74%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (2.22%) HTTP
2 2 (1.48%) SSL
2 2 (1.48%) DHCP
3 1 (0.74%) LDAP
3 1 (0.74%) Internet
3 1 (0.74%) AMQP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (11.11%) Relational Database
2 13 (9.63%) Oracle Database
2 13 (9.63%) RDBMS
3 5 (3.70%) PostgreSQL
4 4 (2.96%) MongoDB
5 3 (2.22%) SQL Server
6 1 (0.74%) Oracle Reports
6 1 (0.74%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (0.74%) OLTP
6 1 (0.74%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (0.74%) Hadoop
6 1 (0.74%) SQL Server 2000
6 1 (0.74%) NoSQL
6 1 (0.74%) Neo4j
6 1 (0.74%) Big Data
6 1 (0.74%) Amazon DynamoDB
6 1 (0.74%) OrientDB
6 1 (0.74%) TKPROF
Development Applications
1 30 (22.22%) Maven
2 20 (14.81%) Ant
2 20 (14.81%) Apache Ivy
3 18 (13.33%) Subversion
3 18 (13.33%) VSS/SourceSafe
4 16 (11.85%) ClearCase
5 10 (7.41%) JUnit
6 9 (6.67%) Eclipse
7 8 (5.93%) SoapUI
8 7 (5.19%) Git (software)
9 6 (4.44%) Gerrit
9 6 (4.44%) Jenkins
10 4 (2.96%) Selenium
10 4 (2.96%) Rational Functional Tester
10 4 (2.96%) LoadRunner
11 3 (2.22%) Visual Studio
11 3 (2.22%) JIRA
11 3 (2.22%) Oracle APEX
12 2 (1.48%) Metasploit
13 1 (0.74%) TestNG
General
1 8 (5.93%) Telecoms
1 8 (5.93%) Finance
2 6 (4.44%) Manufacturing
3 5 (3.70%) Electronics
3 5 (3.70%) Marketing
4 2 (1.48%) Retail
5 1 (0.74%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 111 (82.22%) Developer
2 99 (73.33%) Java Developer
3 15 (11.11%) Senior Developer
4 13 (9.63%) Senior Java Developer
5 8 (5.93%) Analyst
5 8 (5.93%) C++/Java Developer
6 7 (5.19%) C++ Developer
7 5 (3.70%) Test Analyst
7 5 (3.70%) Java/J2EE Developer
8 4 (2.96%) Oracle DBA
8 4 (2.96%) DBA
9 3 (2.22%) Tester
9 3 (2.22%) J2EE Developer
9 3 (2.22%) Senior Test Analyst
9 3 (2.22%) Oracle Applications DBA
9 3 (2.22%) Senior Analyst
10 2 (1.48%) Java Consultant
10 2 (1.48%) Ruby Developer
10 2 (1.48%) Automation Tester
10 2 (1.48%) Java Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 49 (36.30%) Hibernate
2 47 (34.81%) Spring
3 28 (20.74%) SAML
3 28 (20.74%) J2EE
4 25 (18.52%) XML
5 24 (17.78%) Web Services
5 24 (17.78%) HTML
6 21 (15.56%) Java EE
7 18 (13.33%) CSS
8 14 (10.37%) jQuery
9 13 (9.63%) JPA
10 12 (8.89%) EJB
11 11 (8.15%) Struts
11 11 (8.15%) EJB 3.0
12 10 (7.41%) JDBC
12 10 (7.41%) JSP
12 10 (7.41%) SOAP
12 10 (7.41%) Spring Security
12 10 (7.41%) Apache Camel
13 9 (6.67%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 5 (3.70%) DTV
1 5 (3.70%) User Experience
2 4 (2.96%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (2.96%) Clustering
3 1 (0.74%) PKI
3 1 (0.74%) Wiki
3 1 (0.74%) Data Integration
3 1 (0.74%) iSeries
3 1 (0.74%) Open Source
3 1 (0.74%) Replication
3 1 (0.74%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 26 (19.26%) UNIX
2 17 (12.59%) Linux
3 6 (4.44%) Windows
4 3 (2.22%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (0.74%) Windows 2000 Server
5 1 (0.74%) Apple iOS
5 1 (0.74%) Windows NT
5 1 (0.74%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (0.74%) Windows Mobile
5 1 (0.74%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 51 (37.78%) Agile Software Development
2 30 (22.22%) Scrum
2 30 (22.22%) OO
3 26 (19.26%) Release Management
4 17 (12.59%) Continuous Integration
5 13 (9.63%) Software Engineering
5 13 (9.63%) Software Testing
6 12 (8.89%) TDD
7 11 (8.15%) Configuration Management
8 10 (7.41%) UML
9 9 (6.67%) BDD
10 8 (5.93%) Test Automation
11 7 (5.19%) Requirements Analysis
11 7 (5.19%) Unit Testing
11 7 (5.19%) OOD
11 7 (5.19%) Workflow
12 6 (4.44%) MVC
12 6 (4.44%) Business Intelligence
12 6 (4.44%) Test Scripting
13 5 (3.70%) Test Management
Programming Languages
1 50 (37.04%) JavaScript
2 33 (24.44%) SQL
3 27 (20.00%) Perl
3 27 (20.00%) Python
4 23 (17.04%) C++
5 19 (14.07%) C
5 19 (14.07%) Bash Shell
6 15 (11.11%) PHP
6 15 (11.11%) Lua
7 12 (8.89%) Ruby
8 7 (5.19%) C#
9 6 (4.44%) PL/SQL
10 3 (2.22%) VB
10 3 (2.22%) VB.NET
11 2 (1.48%) XPath
11 2 (1.48%) T-SQL
12 1 (0.74%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 80 (59.26%) Security Cleared
2 76 (56.30%) DV Cleared
3 12 (8.89%) Sun Certification
4 7 (5.19%) ISTQB
4 7 (5.19%) ISEB
5 5 (3.70%) OCPJP
6 3 (2.22%) SC Cleared
7 2 (1.48%) BC Cleared
7 2 (1.48%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 1 (0.74%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.48%) QA
2 1 (0.74%) Data Quality
System Software
1 11 (8.15%) Shibboleth
2 3 (2.22%) Active Directory
3 2 (1.48%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (1.48%) vSphere
4 1 (0.74%) Oracle RMAN
4 1 (0.74%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 1 (0.74%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
1 1 (0.74%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 22 (16.30%) Oracle
2 12 (8.89%) Sun
3 10 (7.41%) IBM
4 6 (4.44%) SAP
5 3 (2.22%) Microsoft
6 2 (1.48%) VMware
7 1 (0.74%) Rackspace
7 1 (0.74%) Software AG
7 1 (0.74%) Salesforce.com
7 1 (0.74%) Sybase
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