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 28 August 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
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Java
Rank 8 7 8
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +1
Contract jobs citing Java 74 65 24
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 15.13% 14.16% 10.81%
As % of the Programming Languages category 28.57% 31.86% 26.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 52 35 8
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£425 £375 £371
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.33% +1.01%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £300 £320
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £385
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 4
Average hourly rate - - £38.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £35.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -6.66%
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
259 204 91
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 52.97% 44.44% 40.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 161 104 46
Average daily rate £400 £375 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +3.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £289 £225 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £500 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £370 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+5.71% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 12 11
Average hourly rate £45.00 £40.00 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+12.50% +14.28%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.50 £32.50 £12.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.22 £42.50 £43.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.50 £35.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+10.00% +2.94%

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 28 August 2015.

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 28 August 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 +8 19 £425 +13.33% 10
Cheltenham -7 7 £399 -1.78% 9
Java
South West

Java
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, 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.

1 131 (78.44%) Security Cleared
2 118 (70.66%) DV Cleared
3 100 (59.88%) Agile Software Development
4 65 (38.92%) Python
5 46 (27.54%) Oracle
6 41 (24.55%) Perl
7 39 (23.35%) C++
8 38 (22.75%) UNIX
9 37 (22.16%) JavaScript
9 37 (22.16%) SQL
10 35 (20.96%) C
10 35 (20.96%) J2EE
11 32 (19.16%) Web Services
12 31 (18.56%) Continuous Integration
13 29 (17.37%) Ruby
14 28 (16.77%) HTML
15 26 (15.57%) Scrum
16 25 (14.97%) XML
16 25 (14.97%) Linux
16 25 (14.97%) Maven
17 24 (14.37%) Release Management
18 23 (13.77%) SC Cleared
18 23 (13.77%) Subversion
19 22 (13.17%) Hibernate
19 22 (13.17%) Finance
19 22 (13.17%) OO
20 21 (12.57%) TDD
20 21 (12.57%) Bash Shell
21 20 (11.98%) DevOps
22 19 (11.38%) Apache Ivy

Java
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, 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 13 (7.78%) JBoss
2 4 (2.40%) Mule
3 3 (1.80%) Tomcat
3 3 (1.80%) WebSphere
3 3 (1.80%) GlassFish
3 3 (1.80%) WebLogic
3 3 (1.80%) Elasticsearch
3 3 (1.80%) Mule ESB
4 1 (0.60%) Apache Spark
4 1 (0.60%) IIS
4 1 (0.60%) Liferay
4 1 (0.60%) Node.js
4 1 (0.60%) Apache Pig
Business Applications
1 8 (4.79%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 5 (2.99%) Oracle Applications
3 1 (0.60%) Maximo
Cloud Services
1 9 (5.39%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (1.20%) GitHub
2 2 (1.20%) Virtual Private Cloud
2 2 (1.20%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.20%) VoIP
1 2 (1.20%) HTTP
1 2 (1.20%) X.509
1 2 (1.20%) IPsec
2 1 (0.60%) Wireshark
2 1 (0.60%) Network Security
2 1 (0.60%) TCP/IP
2 1 (0.60%) HTTPS
2 1 (0.60%) SDH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (10.18%) MySQL
1 17 (10.18%) Oracle Database
2 11 (6.59%) MongoDB
3 5 (2.99%) Big Data
3 5 (2.99%) SQL Server
3 5 (2.99%) Hadoop
4 4 (2.40%) Relational Database
5 3 (1.80%) PostgreSQL
6 2 (1.20%) Oracle Database 11g
6 2 (1.20%) Oracle Database 10g
7 1 (0.60%) SQL Server 2008
7 1 (0.60%) Apache Hive
7 1 (0.60%) DB2
7 1 (0.60%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (0.60%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 25 (14.97%) Maven
2 23 (13.77%) Subversion
3 19 (11.38%) Ant
3 19 (11.38%) Apache Ivy
4 18 (10.78%) ClearCase
5 17 (10.18%) VSS/SourceSafe
6 16 (9.58%) Jenkins
7 15 (8.98%) LoadRunner
8 13 (7.78%) Oracle APEX
9 11 (6.59%) Selenium
10 10 (5.99%) Cucumber
11 9 (5.39%) JBehave
11 9 (5.39%) JMeter
11 9 (5.39%) Eclipse
11 9 (5.39%) JUnit
12 8 (4.79%) Git (software)
13 7 (4.19%) Rational Functional Tester
13 7 (4.19%) JIRA
14 6 (3.59%) SoapUI
15 4 (2.40%) Atlassian Bamboo
General
1 22 (13.17%) Finance
2 10 (5.99%) Telecoms
3 8 (4.79%) Electronics
3 8 (4.79%) Marketing
3 8 (4.79%) Manufacturing
4 1 (0.60%) Military
4 1 (0.60%) Retail
Job Titles
1 115 (68.86%) Developer
2 96 (57.49%) Java Developer
3 15 (8.98%) Senior Developer
4 14 (8.38%) Senior Java Developer
5 10 (5.99%) Analyst
5 10 (5.99%) Test Analyst
6 9 (5.39%) Python Developer
7 8 (4.79%) C++ Developer
7 8 (4.79%) Test Manager
8 6 (3.59%) Architect
8 6 (3.59%) Service Architect
9 5 (2.99%) Software Tester
9 5 (2.99%) Tester
9 5 (2.99%) Applications Support
10 4 (2.40%) Software Manager
10 4 (2.40%) Lead Test Analyst
10 4 (2.40%) Software Test Manager
10 4 (2.40%) DevOps Engineer
11 3 (1.80%) Applications Engineer
11 3 (1.80%) C++/Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 35 (20.96%) J2EE
2 32 (19.16%) Web Services
3 28 (16.77%) HTML
4 25 (14.97%) XML
5 22 (13.17%) Hibernate
6 13 (7.78%) Spring
6 13 (7.78%) JPA
7 12 (7.19%) Java EE
8 10 (5.99%) Middleware
9 9 (5.39%) JSF
9 9 (5.39%) EJB
10 7 (4.19%) SOAP
10 7 (4.19%) JSON
10 7 (4.19%) Spring MVC
10 7 (4.19%) Django
10 7 (4.19%) Drools
10 7 (4.19%) REST
11 6 (3.59%) EJB 3.0
11 6 (3.59%) Oracle GoldenGate
11 6 (3.59%) OC4J
Miscellaneous
1 10 (5.99%) Mathematics
2 8 (4.79%) DTV
3 5 (2.99%) User Experience
4 4 (2.40%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (2.40%) VHDL
5 1 (0.60%) PKI
5 1 (0.60%) Statistics
5 1 (0.60%) GIS
5 1 (0.60%) Replication
5 1 (0.60%) Ergonomics
5 1 (0.60%) Visualisation
5 1 (0.60%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 38 (22.75%) UNIX
2 25 (14.97%) Linux
3 5 (2.99%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 4 (2.40%) Amazon Linux
5 3 (1.80%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 100 (59.88%) Agile Software Development
2 31 (18.56%) Continuous Integration
3 26 (15.57%) Scrum
4 24 (14.37%) Release Management
5 22 (13.17%) OO
6 21 (12.57%) TDD
7 20 (11.98%) DevOps
8 15 (8.98%) ITIL
9 14 (8.38%) E-Commerce
10 12 (7.19%) Configuration Management
10 12 (7.19%) Software Engineering
11 11 (6.59%) Test Automation
12 10 (5.99%) Software Testing
12 10 (5.99%) Programme Management
12 10 (5.99%) Business Intelligence
13 9 (5.39%) Unit Testing
14 8 (4.79%) Digital Marketing
14 8 (4.79%) MVC
14 8 (4.79%) Test Planning
15 7 (4.19%) JVM Tuning
Programming Languages
1 65 (38.92%) Python
2 41 (24.55%) Perl
3 39 (23.35%) C++
4 37 (22.16%) JavaScript
4 37 (22.16%) SQL
5 35 (20.96%) C
6 29 (17.37%) Ruby
7 21 (12.57%) Bash Shell
8 18 (10.78%) Lua
8 18 (10.78%) PHP
9 15 (8.98%) C#
10 12 (7.19%) Shell Script
11 11 (6.59%) PL/SQL
12 2 (1.20%) Tcl
13 1 (0.60%) Scala
13 1 (0.60%) C-shell
13 1 (0.60%) T-SQL
13 1 (0.60%) VB
13 1 (0.60%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 131 (78.44%) Security Cleared
2 118 (70.66%) DV Cleared
3 23 (13.77%) SC Cleared
4 15 (8.98%) Sun Certification
5 13 (7.78%) ISEB
6 11 (6.59%) Degree
6 11 (6.59%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 7 (4.19%) ITIL Certification
8 6 (3.59%) OCPJP
9 5 (2.99%) ISTQB
10 2 (1.20%) PMP
10 2 (1.20%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (1.80%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (0.60%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (0.60%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 8 (4.79%) Puppet
1 8 (4.79%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (1.20%) Vagrant
3 1 (0.60%) Ansible
Vendors
1 46 (27.54%) Oracle
2 15 (8.98%) Sun
3 9 (5.39%) OpenText
4 8 (4.79%) SAP
5 7 (4.19%) Red Hat
6 3 (1.80%) Sybase
7 2 (1.20%) webMethods
8 1 (0.60%) HP
8 1 (0.60%) IBM
8 1 (0.60%) VMware
8 1 (0.60%) Percona
8 1 (0.60%) SaltStack
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