The table below looks at the statistics for Java skills in IT contracts advertised for the Gloucestershire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Java over the 3 months to 20 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
20 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Java
South West / Gloucestershire
Rank 8 5 11
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +6
Contract jobs citing Java 62 97 62
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 16.94% 20.55% 12.65%
As % of the Programming Languages category 32.63% 41.81% 26.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 56 54 49
Median daily rate £500 £415 £438
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.48% -5.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £325 £340
10% offered a daily rate of more than £538 £520 £482
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £413 £400
% change year-on-year
+3.03% +3.12%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £39.88 £43.13 £37.50
% change year-on-year
-7.53% +15.00%

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
190 232 235
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 51.91% 49.15% 47.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 127 113 157
Median daily rate £425 £415 £448
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.40% -7.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £300 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £520 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £385 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 23 15 15
Median hourly rate £33.75 £42.50 £41.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-20.58% +3.65%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.00 £27.50 £33.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £54.00 £56.53 £44.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.25 £40.00 £35.34
% change year-on-year
+0.62% +13.19%

Java
Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucestershire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Gloucestershire region citing Java as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 20 January 2017.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Java within the Gloucestershire region over the 3 months to 20 January 2017. 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 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
Gloucester -2 13 £485 +15.47% 5
Cheltenham -10 2 £550 +20.87% 9
Cirencester +3 1 - -
Java
South West

Java
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 20 January 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Java also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Gloucestershire region with a requirement for Java.

1 111 (72.55%) Security Cleared
2 94 (61.44%) DV Cleared
3 93 (60.78%) Agile Software Development
4 49 (32.03%) Python
5 47 (30.72%) Oracle
6 43 (28.10%) J2EE
7 40 (26.14%) C
8 36 (23.53%) JavaScript
9 35 (22.88%) Hadoop
10 34 (22.22%) XML
11 33 (21.57%) Scrum
12 32 (20.92%) Web Services
12 32 (20.92%) C++
13 30 (19.61%) Software Engineering
14 27 (17.65%) Spring
14 27 (17.65%) Big Data
15 26 (16.99%) Linux
16 23 (15.03%) Unix
16 23 (15.03%) Perl
16 23 (15.03%) WebLogic
16 23 (15.03%) EJB
16 23 (15.03%) JIRA
16 23 (15.03%) Selenium
16 23 (15.03%) Bash Shell
17 21 (13.73%) DevOps
18 20 (13.07%) Ruby
19 19 (12.42%) Finance
19 19 (12.42%) Hibernate
20 18 (11.76%) ITIL
20 18 (11.76%) UML

Java
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 23 (15.03%) WebLogic
2 14 (9.15%) JBoss
3 13 (8.50%) Apache
4 12 (7.84%) WebSphere
5 10 (6.54%) Confluence
5 10 (6.54%) GlassFish
6 9 (5.88%) Mule
6 9 (5.88%) Mule ESB
7 6 (3.92%) Tomcat
8 3 (1.96%) Alfresco
8 3 (1.96%) Apache Pig
8 3 (1.96%) Apache Spark
8 3 (1.96%) Oracle Application Server
9 2 (1.31%) Apache Solr
9 2 (1.31%) Elasticsearch
9 2 (1.31%) IIS
10 1 (0.65%) Cloud Foundry
10 1 (0.65%) Documentum
10 1 (0.65%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 2 (1.31%) MS Excel
1 2 (1.31%) MS PowerPoint
1 2 (1.31%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 14 (9.15%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 3 (1.96%) Oracle BPM
3 1 (0.65%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (0.65%) Oracle EBS R12
3 1 (0.65%) Primavera
Cloud Services
1 17 (11.11%) Amazon AWS
2 11 (7.19%) Amazon S3
3 5 (3.27%) Amazon EC2
3 5 (3.27%) Virtual Private Cloud
4 1 (0.65%) PaaS
4 1 (0.65%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (1.96%) SSH
2 2 (1.31%) Intranet
2 2 (1.31%) LDAP
3 1 (0.65%) AMQP
3 1 (0.65%) HTTP
3 1 (0.65%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 35 (22.88%) Hadoop
2 27 (17.65%) Big Data
3 16 (10.46%) Relational Database
4 15 (9.80%) Oracle Database
4 15 (9.80%) SQL Server
5 9 (5.88%) MySQL
6 8 (5.23%) MongoDB
7 5 (3.27%) OrientDB
8 4 (2.61%) Neo4j
8 4 (2.61%) NoSQL
8 4 (2.61%) Oracle Database 11g
9 2 (1.31%) Apache Accumulo
9 2 (1.31%) Apache Hive
9 2 (1.31%) PostgreSQL
10 1 (0.65%) Apache Cassandra
10 1 (0.65%) BusinessObjects
10 1 (0.65%) IBM InfoSphere
10 1 (0.65%) Oracle Database 12c
Development Applications
1 23 (15.03%) JIRA
1 23 (15.03%) Selenium
2 18 (11.76%) LoadRunner
3 15 (9.80%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 15 (9.80%) Jenkins
3 15 (9.80%) Maven
4 14 (9.15%) Eclipse
4 14 (9.15%) JMeter
5 12 (7.84%) JUnit
6 11 (7.19%) Ant
7 8 (5.23%) Bitbucket
7 8 (5.23%) Eclipse RCP
7 8 (5.23%) Zephyr
8 6 (3.92%) SoapUI
9 5 (3.27%) Rational Functional Tester
9 5 (3.27%) Selenium IDE
9 5 (3.27%) WebDriver
10 3 (1.96%) Cucumber
10 3 (1.96%) Gradle
10 3 (1.96%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 19 (12.42%) Finance
2 14 (9.15%) Electronics
2 14 (9.15%) Manufacturing
2 14 (9.15%) Marketing
2 14 (9.15%) Telecoms
3 2 (1.31%) Games
4 1 (0.65%) Advertising
4 1 (0.65%) Banking
Job Titles
1 88 (57.52%) Developer
2 79 (51.63%) Java Developer
3 26 (16.99%) DV Cleared Java Developer
4 13 (8.50%) Software Engineer
5 12 (7.84%) Architect
6 10 (6.54%) Test Engineer
7 9 (5.88%) Systems Engineer
7 9 (5.88%) Tester
8 8 (5.23%) Software Test Engineer
9 6 (3.92%) DV Cleared Software Engineer
9 6 (3.92%) Java Engineer
10 5 (3.27%) Big Data Engineer
10 5 (3.27%) Data Engineer
10 5 (3.27%) Integration Developer
10 5 (3.27%) Senior Developer
10 5 (3.27%) Senior Java Developer
10 5 (3.27%) Technical Architect
11 4 (2.61%) Applications Developer
11 4 (2.61%) Data Architect
11 4 (2.61%) Java Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 43 (28.10%) J2EE
2 34 (22.22%) XML
3 32 (20.92%) Web Services
4 27 (17.65%) Spring
5 23 (15.03%) EJB
6 19 (12.42%) Hibernate
7 18 (11.76%) JSON
8 17 (11.11%) HTML
9 15 (9.80%) SOAP
10 14 (9.15%) Java EE
10 14 (9.15%) REST
10 14 (9.15%) XSD
11 13 (8.50%) JPA
11 13 (8.50%) RESTful
12 12 (7.84%) AngularJS
13 11 (7.19%) CSS
13 11 (7.19%) XSLT
14 10 (6.54%) JSF
14 10 (6.54%) Spring MVC
15 9 (5.88%) SWT
Miscellaneous
1 9 (5.88%) Mathematics
1 9 (5.88%) Physics
2 6 (3.92%) Cyberthreat
2 6 (3.92%) Wiki
3 2 (1.31%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (1.31%) Clustering
3 2 (1.31%) Management Information System
4 1 (0.65%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 26 (16.99%) Linux
2 23 (15.03%) Unix
3 11 (7.19%) Windows
4 5 (3.27%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (1.31%) AIX
5 2 (1.31%) Android
5 2 (1.31%) Apple iOS
5 2 (1.31%) CentOS
6 1 (0.65%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 93 (60.78%) Agile Software Development
2 33 (21.57%) Scrum
3 30 (19.61%) Software Engineering
4 21 (13.73%) DevOps
5 18 (11.76%) ITIL
5 18 (11.76%) UML
6 16 (10.46%) MVC
6 16 (10.46%) OO
7 15 (9.80%) Continuous Integration
7 15 (9.80%) SDLC
8 14 (9.15%) Business Intelligence
8 14 (9.15%) Digital Marketing
8 14 (9.15%) Programme Management
9 12 (7.84%) Kanban
9 12 (7.84%) TDD
10 11 (7.19%) MODAF
10 11 (7.19%) Requirements Analysis
10 11 (7.19%) Requirements Management
10 11 (7.19%) Software Testing
10 11 (7.19%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 49 (32.03%) Python
2 40 (26.14%) C
3 36 (23.53%) JavaScript
4 32 (20.92%) C++
5 23 (15.03%) Bash Shell
5 23 (15.03%) Perl
6 20 (13.07%) Ruby
7 17 (11.11%) SQL
8 7 (4.58%) Scala
9 6 (3.92%) C#
10 5 (3.27%) PL/SQL
11 4 (2.61%) PHP
12 3 (1.96%) Shell Script
12 3 (1.96%) VB.NET
12 3 (1.96%) XPath
13 2 (1.31%) Embedded C
13 2 (1.31%) Groovy
13 2 (1.31%) Objective-C
14 1 (0.65%) VB
14 1 (0.65%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 111 (72.55%) Security Cleared
2 94 (61.44%) DV Cleared
3 17 (11.11%) SC Cleared
4 16 (10.46%) ISTQB
5 15 (9.80%) ISEB
6 11 (7.19%) Degree
7 5 (3.27%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 1 (0.65%) CHECK Team Leader
8 1 (0.65%) CREST Certified
System Software
1 10 (6.54%) Docker
Systems Management
1 6 (3.92%) HP Quality Center
2 3 (1.96%) CloudHub
3 1 (0.65%) Kibana
Vendors
1 47 (30.72%) Oracle
2 14 (9.15%) SAP
3 13 (8.50%) HP
4 8 (5.23%) Sybase
5 7 (4.58%) IBM
6 6 (3.92%) Atlassian
6 6 (3.92%) Cloudera
6 6 (3.92%) Red Hat
7 4 (2.61%) Microsoft
8 2 (1.31%) MuleSoft
8 2 (1.31%) Salesforce.com
9 1 (0.65%) Apple
9 1 (0.65%) Apprenda
9 1 (0.65%) OpenText
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