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 4 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
4 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Java
Rank 7 11 13
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +2
Contract jobs citing Java 80 49 20
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 16.70% 10.63% 8.33%
As % of the Programming Languages category 31.87% 23.79% 22.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 56 27 14
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£425 £375 £379
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.33% -0.99%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £366 £295 £354
10% offered a daily rate of more than £481 £450 £440
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 4
Average hourly rate - £37.50 £44.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -16.20%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.38 £35.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+15.37% -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
251 206 87
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 52.40% 44.69% 36.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 162 104 55
Average daily rate £399 £390 £365
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.30% +6.84%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £315 £235 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £470 £500 £440
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 13 7
Average hourly rate £53.27 £40.50 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+31.51% +15.71%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.50 £32.50 £17.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £56.53 £42.50 £54.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.00 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+8.57% -

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 4 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 4 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 +9 17 £425 +13.33% 8
Cheltenham -2 11 £450 +2.85% 7
Java
South West

Java
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 4 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.

1 129 (69.73%) Security Cleared
2 115 (62.16%) DV Cleared
3 106 (57.30%) Agile Software Development
4 70 (37.84%) Python
5 50 (27.03%) J2EE
5 50 (27.03%) Oracle
6 49 (26.49%) Web Services
6 49 (26.49%) SQL
7 43 (23.24%) JavaScript
8 38 (20.54%) C
8 38 (20.54%) C++
9 37 (20.00%) Perl
10 35 (18.92%) UNIX
10 35 (18.92%) Hibernate
11 34 (18.38%) Scrum
12 33 (17.84%) XML
13 32 (17.30%) HTML
14 31 (16.76%) Linux
14 31 (16.76%) Ruby
14 31 (16.76%) Continuous Integration
15 28 (15.14%) Finance
16 27 (14.59%) Maven
17 25 (13.51%) JPA
18 24 (12.97%) Release Management
18 24 (12.97%) TDD
18 24 (12.97%) OO
19 22 (11.89%) Subversion
19 22 (11.89%) SC Cleared
20 21 (11.35%) Bash Shell
20 21 (11.35%) Spring

Java
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 4 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 17 (9.19%) JBoss
2 13 (7.03%) Mule
3 8 (4.32%) Mule ESB
4 6 (3.24%) Elasticsearch
5 3 (1.62%) Tomcat
6 2 (1.08%) WebLogic
6 2 (1.08%) WebSphere
6 2 (1.08%) GlassFish
7 1 (0.54%) IIS
7 1 (0.54%) MQSeries
7 1 (0.54%) ArcGIS
7 1 (0.54%) Apache Spark
7 1 (0.54%) Liferay
7 1 (0.54%) Node.js
7 1 (0.54%) Apache Pig
Business Applications
1 10 (5.41%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 3 (1.62%) Oracle Applications
3 1 (0.54%) Maximo
Cloud Services
1 12 (6.49%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (2.70%) GitHub
3 2 (1.08%) Virtual Private Cloud
3 2 (1.08%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (0.54%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.08%) VoIP
1 2 (1.08%) HTTP
1 2 (1.08%) X.509
1 2 (1.08%) IPsec
2 1 (0.54%) Wireshark
2 1 (0.54%) Network Security
2 1 (0.54%) TCP/IP
2 1 (0.54%) HTTPS
2 1 (0.54%) SDH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (9.19%) Oracle Database
2 15 (8.11%) MySQL
3 13 (7.03%) MongoDB
4 8 (4.32%) PostgreSQL
5 5 (2.70%) SQL Server
5 5 (2.70%) Hadoop
6 3 (1.62%) Big Data
6 3 (1.62%) Relational Database
7 2 (1.08%) Oracle Database 10g
7 2 (1.08%) Oracle Database 11g
8 1 (0.54%) SQLite
8 1 (0.54%) SQL Server 2008
8 1 (0.54%) Apache Hive
8 1 (0.54%) RDBMS
8 1 (0.54%) QlikView
8 1 (0.54%) Oracle ODI
Development Applications
1 27 (14.59%) Maven
2 22 (11.89%) Subversion
3 18 (9.73%) Ant
3 18 (9.73%) Apache Ivy
4 17 (9.19%) ClearCase
5 16 (8.65%) VSS/SourceSafe
6 13 (7.03%) JUnit
6 13 (7.03%) Jenkins
7 12 (6.49%) LoadRunner
7 12 (6.49%) JIRA
7 12 (6.49%) Git (software)
8 11 (5.95%) Oracle APEX
8 11 (5.95%) Cucumber
8 11 (5.95%) SoapUI
9 9 (4.86%) Selenium
10 8 (4.32%) Eclipse
11 7 (3.78%) JMeter
11 7 (3.78%) JBehave
12 6 (3.24%) Rational Functional Tester
13 4 (2.16%) Mockito
General
1 28 (15.14%) Finance
2 13 (7.03%) Telecoms
3 10 (5.41%) Electronics
3 10 (5.41%) Marketing
3 10 (5.41%) Manufacturing
4 1 (0.54%) Military
4 1 (0.54%) Banking
4 1 (0.54%) Retail
4 1 (0.54%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 131 (70.81%) Developer
2 107 (57.84%) Java Developer
3 20 (10.81%) Senior Developer
4 19 (10.27%) Senior Java Developer
5 9 (4.86%) Test Analyst
5 9 (4.86%) Analyst
5 9 (4.86%) Python Developer
6 8 (4.32%) C++ Developer
7 7 (3.78%) Architect
8 6 (3.24%) Test Manager
8 6 (3.24%) Service Architect
9 5 (2.70%) Designer
9 5 (2.70%) Java/J2EE Developer
10 4 (2.16%) Software Engineer
11 3 (1.62%) Tester
11 3 (1.62%) Applications Support
11 3 (1.62%) Software Tester
11 3 (1.62%) C++/Java Developer
11 3 (1.62%) Technical Leader
11 3 (1.62%) Lead Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 50 (27.03%) J2EE
2 49 (26.49%) Web Services
3 35 (18.92%) Hibernate
4 33 (17.84%) XML
5 32 (17.30%) HTML
6 25 (13.51%) JPA
7 21 (11.35%) Spring
8 15 (8.11%) JSF
8 15 (8.11%) RESTful
9 14 (7.57%) Spring MVC
10 13 (7.03%) EJB
10 13 (7.03%) SOAP
10 13 (7.03%) REST
11 12 (6.49%) CSS
11 12 (6.49%) Java EE
12 11 (5.95%) JAXB
12 11 (5.95%) JSON
12 11 (5.95%) EJB 3.0
13 10 (5.41%) Middleware
14 9 (4.86%) Apache Camel
Miscellaneous
1 10 (5.41%) DTV
2 8 (4.32%) Mathematics
2 8 (4.32%) User Experience
3 4 (2.16%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (2.16%) VHDL
4 2 (1.08%) GIS
4 2 (1.08%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (0.54%) PKI
5 1 (0.54%) Ergonomics
5 1 (0.54%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 35 (18.92%) UNIX
2 31 (16.76%) Linux
3 4 (2.16%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 3 (1.62%) Amazon Linux
4 3 (1.62%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 106 (57.30%) Agile Software Development
2 34 (18.38%) Scrum
3 31 (16.76%) Continuous Integration
4 24 (12.97%) OO
4 24 (12.97%) TDD
4 24 (12.97%) Release Management
5 17 (9.19%) E-Commerce
6 16 (8.65%) DevOps
7 15 (8.11%) MVC
7 15 (8.11%) Software Engineering
8 13 (7.03%) ITIL
9 12 (6.49%) Programme Management
10 11 (5.95%) Stakeholder Management
10 11 (5.95%) Business Intelligence
10 11 (5.95%) BDD
11 10 (5.41%) Integration Testing
11 10 (5.41%) Configuration Management
11 10 (5.41%) Digital Marketing
12 9 (4.86%) Software Testing
12 9 (4.86%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 70 (37.84%) Python
2 49 (26.49%) SQL
3 43 (23.24%) JavaScript
4 38 (20.54%) C
4 38 (20.54%) C++
5 37 (20.00%) Perl
6 31 (16.76%) Ruby
7 21 (11.35%) Bash Shell
8 17 (9.19%) Lua
8 17 (9.19%) PHP
9 15 (8.11%) C#
10 14 (7.57%) Shell Script
11 10 (5.41%) PL/SQL
12 2 (1.08%) T-SQL
12 2 (1.08%) Tcl
13 1 (0.54%) Scala
13 1 (0.54%) C-shell
13 1 (0.54%) VB
13 1 (0.54%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 129 (69.73%) Security Cleared
2 115 (62.16%) DV Cleared
3 22 (11.89%) SC Cleared
4 15 (8.11%) Sun Certification
5 10 (5.41%) ISEB
6 9 (4.86%) Degree
6 9 (4.86%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 8 (4.32%) OCPJP
8 6 (3.24%) ITIL Certification
9 4 (2.16%) ISTQB
10 2 (1.08%) PMP
10 2 (1.08%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (1.62%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (0.54%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (0.54%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 10 (5.41%) Puppet
2 6 (3.24%) Opscode Chef
3 5 (2.70%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 50 (27.03%) Oracle
2 15 (8.11%) Sun
3 10 (5.41%) SAP
4 7 (3.78%) OpenText
5 6 (3.24%) Red Hat
6 2 (1.08%) Sybase
6 2 (1.08%) webMethods
7 1 (0.54%) VMware
7 1 (0.54%) Rackspace
7 1 (0.54%) IBM
7 1 (0.54%) TIBCO
7 1 (0.54%) HP
Gloucestershire
LA International
Rate: Negotiable
Posted: 4 days ago
Gloucestershire
Capita - ITMS
Rate: £300 - £550 per day
Posted: 12 days ago