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 30 September 2016 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
30 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Java
Rank 6 6 6
Rank change year-on-year
0 0
Contract jobs citing Java 91 88 78
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 19.57% 18.00% 16.32%
As % of the Programming Languages category 35.14% 34.38% 36.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 44 52 44
Median daily rate £450 £438 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.85% +2.94%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £353 £377 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £550 £470
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £420 £380
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +10.52%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.00 £40.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-5.00% +14.28%
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
259 256 211
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 55.70% 52.35% 44.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 135 145 116
Median daily rate £400 £400 £405
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -1.23%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £315 £275 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £475 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 25 17 9
Median hourly rate £42.50 £43.50 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.29% +8.75%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.00 £39.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+5.12% +11.42%

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 30 September 2016.

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 30 September 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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 24 £550 +25.71% 9
Cheltenham +13 21 £413 -7.04% 10
Cirencester - 1 £375 -
Tewkesbury - 1 £325 -
Java
South West

Java
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 30 September 2016, 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.

1 142 (75.53%) Security Cleared
2 114 (60.64%) DV Cleared
3 97 (51.60%) Agile Software Development
4 62 (32.98%) Oracle
5 59 (31.38%) Unix
6 55 (29.26%) Python
7 50 (26.60%) C++
8 48 (25.53%) JavaScript
9 42 (22.34%) Perl
9 42 (22.34%) C
10 41 (21.81%) Spring
10 41 (21.81%) Hadoop
11 40 (21.28%) Linux
12 39 (20.74%) J2EE
13 36 (19.15%) Bash Shell
14 32 (17.02%) JSON
14 32 (17.02%) DevOps
15 31 (16.49%) SC Cleared
16 29 (15.43%) SQL
17 27 (14.36%) XML
17 27 (14.36%) Relational Database
18 26 (13.83%) EJB
18 26 (13.83%) HTML
18 26 (13.83%) JBoss
19 24 (12.77%) JIRA
19 24 (12.77%) Ruby
20 22 (11.70%) Jenkins
21 20 (10.64%) Java EE
21 20 (10.64%) Hibernate
21 20 (10.64%) Scrum

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 26 (13.83%) JBoss
2 19 (10.11%) WebLogic
3 18 (9.57%) Apache
3 18 (9.57%) Tomcat
3 18 (9.57%) WebSphere
4 17 (9.04%) GlassFish
5 10 (5.32%) Confluence
6 9 (4.79%) Alfresco
7 8 (4.26%) Apache Solr
8 6 (3.19%) Mule
9 4 (2.13%) Mule ESB
10 3 (1.60%) Apache Spark
11 1 (0.53%) Cloud Foundry
11 1 (0.53%) Elasticsearch
11 1 (0.53%) IIS
11 1 (0.53%) Oracle Application Server
Applications
1 1 (0.53%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 11 (5.85%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 3 (1.60%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 17 (9.04%) Amazon AWS
2 10 (5.32%) Amazon S3
3 6 (3.19%) Amazon EC2
3 6 (3.19%) Virtual Private Cloud
4 1 (0.53%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (4.26%) Intranet
2 4 (2.13%) LDAP
3 1 (0.53%) DHCP
3 1 (0.53%) DNS
3 1 (0.53%) SSH
3 1 (0.53%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 41 (21.81%) Hadoop
2 27 (14.36%) Relational Database
3 19 (10.11%) MySQL
3 19 (10.11%) Oracle Database
4 18 (9.57%) Big Data
5 17 (9.04%) SQL Server
6 9 (4.79%) Neo4j
7 8 (4.26%) OrientDB
8 7 (3.72%) Oracle Database 11g
9 5 (2.66%) MongoDB
10 3 (1.60%) IBM InfoSphere
11 2 (1.06%) Apache Cassandra
12 1 (0.53%) Apache Accumulo
12 1 (0.53%) Data Warehouse
12 1 (0.53%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 24 (12.77%) JIRA
2 22 (11.70%) Jenkins
3 17 (9.04%) Selenium
4 16 (8.51%) Eclipse
4 16 (8.51%) Eclipse RCP
4 16 (8.51%) LoadRunner
4 16 (8.51%) Maven
5 12 (6.38%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 11 (5.85%) Git (software)
6 11 (5.85%) JMeter
7 10 (5.32%) Hudson
8 8 (4.26%) Ant
9 7 (3.72%) Bitbucket
9 7 (3.72%) SoapUI
10 6 (3.19%) Rational Functional Tester
10 6 (3.19%) Subversion
10 6 (3.19%) Zephyr
11 5 (2.66%) Apache Ivy
11 5 (2.66%) Rational DOORS
12 4 (2.13%) WebDriver
General
1 15 (7.98%) Finance
2 11 (5.85%) Electronics
2 11 (5.85%) Manufacturing
2 11 (5.85%) Marketing
2 11 (5.85%) Telecoms
3 1 (0.53%) Advertising
3 1 (0.53%) Banking
Job Titles
1 119 (63.30%) Developer
2 101 (53.72%) Java Developer
3 39 (20.74%) DV Cleared Java Developer
4 12 (6.38%) Software Engineer
4 12 (6.38%) Test Engineer
5 8 (4.26%) Tester
6 7 (3.72%) Applications Developer
6 7 (3.72%) Architect
6 7 (3.72%) Senior Developer
6 7 (3.72%) Senior Java Developer
6 7 (3.72%) Software Test Engineer
7 6 (3.19%) Big Data Engineer
7 6 (3.19%) Consultant
7 6 (3.19%) Data Engineer
7 6 (3.19%) Java Applications Developer
7 6 (3.19%) UI Developer
8 5 (2.66%) DV Cleared Software Engineer
8 5 (2.66%) Integration Developer
8 5 (2.66%) Senior Consultant
8 5 (2.66%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 41 (21.81%) Spring
2 39 (20.74%) J2EE
3 32 (17.02%) JSON
4 27 (14.36%) XML
5 26 (13.83%) EJB
5 26 (13.83%) HTML
6 20 (10.64%) Hibernate
6 20 (10.64%) Java EE
7 17 (9.04%) Swing
7 17 (9.04%) SWT
8 16 (8.51%) jQuery
9 14 (7.45%) Web Services
10 13 (6.91%) SOAP
11 12 (6.38%) Spring MVC
12 10 (5.32%) AngularJS
13 8 (4.26%) JSF
13 8 (4.26%) REST
14 7 (3.72%) CSS
14 7 (3.72%) Middleware
14 7 (3.72%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 13 (6.91%) Cyberthreat
2 8 (4.26%) Clustering
2 8 (4.26%) Wiki
3 7 (3.72%) Management Information System
4 6 (3.19%) Mathematics
5 5 (2.66%) Analytical Skills
5 5 (2.66%) Physics
6 4 (2.13%) User Experience
6 4 (2.13%) VHDL
7 2 (1.06%) Ergonomics
7 2 (1.06%) Visualisation
8 1 (0.53%) Algorithms
8 1 (0.53%) Client/Server
8 1 (0.53%) Cyber Attack
8 1 (0.53%) Data Integration
8 1 (0.53%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 59 (31.38%) Unix
2 40 (21.28%) Linux
3 8 (4.26%) Windows
4 5 (2.66%) Oracle Linux
5 2 (1.06%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (0.53%) AIX
6 1 (0.53%) Mac OS X
6 1 (0.53%) Ubuntu
6 1 (0.53%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (0.53%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 97 (51.60%) Agile Software Development
2 32 (17.02%) DevOps
3 20 (10.64%) Scrum
4 19 (10.11%) Software Engineering
5 18 (9.57%) Continuous Integration
5 18 (9.57%) ITIL
6 15 (7.98%) OO
6 15 (7.98%) TDD
7 13 (6.91%) MVC
8 12 (6.38%) SDLC
8 12 (6.38%) UML
9 11 (5.85%) Business Intelligence
9 11 (5.85%) Digital Marketing
9 11 (5.85%) Open Source
9 11 (5.85%) Programme Management
10 10 (5.32%) MODAF
10 10 (5.32%) Requirements Analysis
10 10 (5.32%) Requirements Management
10 10 (5.32%) SysML
10 10 (5.32%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 55 (29.26%) Python
2 50 (26.60%) C++
3 48 (25.53%) JavaScript
4 42 (22.34%) C
4 42 (22.34%) Perl
5 36 (19.15%) Bash Shell
6 29 (15.43%) SQL
7 24 (12.77%) Ruby
8 18 (9.57%) PL/SQL
9 11 (5.85%) C#
10 9 (4.79%) PHP
10 9 (4.79%) Scala
11 4 (2.13%) Lua
12 2 (1.06%) Shell Script
13 1 (0.53%) COBOL
13 1 (0.53%) VB.NET
13 1 (0.53%) XPath
13 1 (0.53%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 142 (75.53%) Security Cleared
2 114 (60.64%) DV Cleared
3 31 (16.49%) SC Cleared
4 17 (9.04%) ISTQB
5 11 (5.85%) ISEB
6 10 (5.32%) Degree
7 6 (3.19%) Sun Certification
8 4 (2.13%) CEH
9 3 (1.60%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
10 1 (0.53%) CHECK Team Leader
10 1 (0.53%) CREST Certified
10 1 (0.53%) PMI Certification
10 1 (0.53%) PMP
10 1 (0.53%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 1 (0.53%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (1.60%) QA
System Software
1 5 (2.66%) Docker
2 1 (0.53%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.53%) Apache ZooKeeper
Systems Management
1 10 (5.32%) Puppet
2 9 (4.79%) Opscode Chef
3 4 (2.13%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 62 (32.98%) Oracle
2 16 (8.51%) Sybase
3 13 (6.91%) Red Hat
4 11 (5.85%) SAP
5 9 (4.79%) HP
6 6 (3.19%) IBM
6 6 (3.19%) webMethods
7 5 (2.66%) Atlassian
8 4 (2.13%) Cloudera
9 2 (1.06%) Microsoft
9 2 (1.06%) Sun
10 1 (0.53%) Apprenda
10 1 (0.53%) Splunk
10 1 (0.53%) VMware
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