The first table below looks at the demand 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 1 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Programming Languages category for the Gloucestershire region.

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
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java
Rank 11 13 26
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +13
Contract jobs citing Java 49 20 24
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 10.63% 8.33% 5.48%
As % of the Programming Languages category 23.79% 22.99% 12.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 14 14
Average daily rate
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£375 £379 £410
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.99% -7.62%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £295 £354 £377
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £440 £715
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 4 0
Average hourly rate £37.50 £44.75 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-16.20% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £37.50 £39.00
% change year-on-year
-6.66% -3.84%
Programming Languages Category
Gloucestershire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
206 87 200
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 44.69% 36.25% 45.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 104 55 128
Average daily rate £390 £365 £385
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.84% -5.19%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £235 £200 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £440 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 7 20
Average hourly rate £40.50 £35.00 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+15.71% -6.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.50 £17.20 £22.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £54.50 £39.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £35.00
Java
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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 1 August 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 1 August 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 -6 12 £375 -14.77% 5
Cheltenham -6 8 £438 +19.45% 4
Cirencester - 1 £288 - 3
Lydney - - - -
Stroud - - - -
Tewkesbury - - - - 2
Java
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Java
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 1 August 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 36 (51.43%) Security Cleared
2 27 (38.57%) Linux
2 27 (38.57%) DV Cleared
3 20 (28.57%) Hibernate
4 19 (27.14%) JavaScript
4 19 (27.14%) J2EE
5 18 (25.71%) Spring
6 16 (22.86%) Agile Software Development
6 16 (22.86%) Telecoms
7 15 (21.43%) Web Services
7 15 (21.43%) UNIX
8 14 (20.00%) Oracle
9 13 (18.57%) OO
9 13 (18.57%) Python
9 13 (18.57%) jQuery
10 12 (17.14%) Maven
10 12 (17.14%) JBoss
10 12 (17.14%) Business Intelligence
10 12 (17.14%) C++
10 12 (17.14%) SAP
11 11 (15.71%) C
11 11 (15.71%) Finance
11 11 (15.71%) Electronics
11 11 (15.71%) Manufacturing
11 11 (15.71%) DTV
11 11 (15.71%) Programme Management
11 11 (15.71%) SAP Oil and Gas
11 11 (15.71%) Marketing
11 11 (15.71%) Digital Marketing
11 11 (15.71%) Oracle Database

Java
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 August 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 5 (7.14%) Tomcat
2 3 (4.29%) Mule
3 2 (2.86%) Apache
3 2 (2.86%) WebLogic
3 2 (2.86%) WebSphere
4 1 (1.43%) Drupal
4 1 (1.43%) GlassFish
4 1 (1.43%) Oracle Application Server
4 1 (1.43%) IIS
4 1 (1.43%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 2 (2.86%) Windchill
2 1 (1.43%) Acrobat
2 1 (1.43%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 11 (15.71%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (1.43%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.43%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 3 (4.29%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (2.86%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (1.43%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.86%) Internet
2 1 (1.43%) Wireshark
2 1 (1.43%) TETRA
2 1 (1.43%) Firewall
2 1 (1.43%) 3G
2 1 (1.43%) RTP
2 1 (1.43%) LDAP
2 1 (1.43%) LAN
2 1 (1.43%) VoIP
2 1 (1.43%) DHCP
2 1 (1.43%) HTTP
2 1 (1.43%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (15.71%) Oracle Database
2 8 (11.43%) Relational Database
3 5 (7.14%) MongoDB
3 5 (7.14%) RDBMS
4 3 (4.29%) Oracle Database 11g
4 3 (4.29%) Hadoop
4 3 (4.29%) Big Data
4 3 (4.29%) Amazon DynamoDB
4 3 (4.29%) SQL Server
4 3 (4.29%) MySQL
5 2 (2.86%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (1.43%) TKPROF
6 1 (1.43%) SQL Server 2005
6 1 (1.43%) Oracle Database 10g
6 1 (1.43%) Oracle Reports
6 1 (1.43%) OLTP
6 1 (1.43%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 12 (17.14%) Maven
2 8 (11.43%) Selenium
3 6 (8.57%) Subversion
4 5 (7.14%) NUnit
4 5 (7.14%) JUnit
4 5 (7.14%) VSS/SourceSafe
5 4 (5.71%) ClearCase
5 4 (5.71%) Git (software)
5 4 (5.71%) Gerrit
6 3 (4.29%) Apache Ivy
6 3 (4.29%) Cucumber
6 3 (4.29%) Ant
6 3 (4.29%) Eclipse
7 2 (2.86%) Rational DOORS
7 2 (2.86%) WebDriver
7 2 (2.86%) JIRA
7 2 (2.86%) Oracle APEX
8 1 (1.43%) Eclipse RCP
8 1 (1.43%) SpecFlow
8 1 (1.43%) SoapUI
General
1 16 (22.86%) Telecoms
2 11 (15.71%) Finance
2 11 (15.71%) Electronics
2 11 (15.71%) Manufacturing
2 11 (15.71%) Marketing
3 1 (1.43%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 41 (58.57%) Developer
2 33 (47.14%) Java Developer
3 5 (7.14%) Senior Java Developer
3 5 (7.14%) Tester
3 5 (7.14%) Senior Developer
4 4 (5.71%) Test Leader
4 4 (5.71%) Java/J2EE Developer
5 3 (4.29%) J2EE Developer
5 3 (4.29%) Automated Tester
5 3 (4.29%) Solutions Architect
5 3 (4.29%) Architect
6 2 (2.86%) Software Developer
6 2 (2.86%) Software Engineer
6 2 (2.86%) Analyst
6 2 (2.86%) Test Analyst
6 2 (2.86%) Consultant
6 2 (2.86%) Java Swing Developer
6 2 (2.86%) Test Engineer
7 1 (1.43%) Software Test Analyst
7 1 (1.43%) Requirements Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (28.57%) Hibernate
2 19 (27.14%) J2EE
3 18 (25.71%) Spring
4 15 (21.43%) Web Services
5 13 (18.57%) jQuery
6 10 (14.29%) SOAP
7 9 (12.86%) .NET
7 9 (12.86%) SAML
7 9 (12.86%) RESTful
8 5 (7.14%) Java EE
8 5 (7.14%) JPA
8 5 (7.14%) XML
8 5 (7.14%) EJB
8 5 (7.14%) JMS
9 4 (5.71%) Struts
9 4 (5.71%) EJB 3.0
9 4 (5.71%) HornetQ
10 3 (4.29%) GWT
10 3 (4.29%) HTML
10 3 (4.29%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 11 (15.71%) DTV
2 4 (5.71%) Clustering
3 2 (2.86%) Embedded Systems
4 1 (1.43%) Wiki
4 1 (1.43%) PKI
4 1 (1.43%) Visualisation
4 1 (1.43%) iSeries
4 1 (1.43%) Video Conferencing
4 1 (1.43%) Replication
4 1 (1.43%) W3C
4 1 (1.43%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 27 (38.57%) Linux
2 15 (21.43%) UNIX
3 7 (10.00%) Windows
4 5 (7.14%) Solaris
5 1 (1.43%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (22.86%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (18.57%) OO
3 12 (17.14%) Business Intelligence
4 11 (15.71%) Programme Management
4 11 (15.71%) Digital Marketing
5 10 (14.29%) Scrum
6 9 (12.86%) Software Testing
7 8 (11.43%) Kanban
7 8 (11.43%) UML
8 7 (10.00%) TDD
8 7 (10.00%) Test Scripting
9 5 (7.14%) Release Management
9 5 (7.14%) Software Engineering
9 5 (7.14%) Test Automation
9 5 (7.14%) Configuration Management
9 5 (7.14%) ITIL
10 4 (5.71%) BDD
11 3 (4.29%) Web Development
11 3 (4.29%) Continuous Integration
11 3 (4.29%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 19 (27.14%) JavaScript
2 13 (18.57%) Python
3 12 (17.14%) C++
4 11 (15.71%) C
5 10 (14.29%) Ruby
5 10 (14.29%) Perl
6 7 (10.00%) SQL
6 7 (10.00%) Bash Shell
7 5 (7.14%) C#
8 4 (5.71%) PHP
8 4 (5.71%) Lua
9 2 (2.86%) Shell Script
9 2 (2.86%) XPath
10 1 (1.43%) sed
10 1 (1.43%) Scala
10 1 (1.43%) AWK
10 1 (1.43%) Embedded C
10 1 (1.43%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 36 (51.43%) Security Cleared
2 27 (38.57%) DV Cleared
3 10 (14.29%) SC Cleared
4 7 (10.00%) ISEB
5 6 (8.57%) ISTQB
6 2 (2.86%) ITIL Certification
6 2 (2.86%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 1 (1.43%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.43%) QA
1 1 (1.43%) Data Quality
1 1 (1.43%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (2.86%) Active Directory
1 2 (2.86%) Shibboleth
2 1 (1.43%) Oracle RAC
2 1 (1.43%) VMware Server
2 1 (1.43%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (1.43%) Oracle RMAN
Systems Management
1 1 (1.43%) WSUS
1 1 (1.43%) Data Guard
1 1 (1.43%) SCCM
1 1 (1.43%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 14 (20.00%) Oracle
2 12 (17.14%) JBoss
2 12 (17.14%) SAP
3 2 (2.86%) Microsoft
4 1 (1.43%) Rackspace
4 1 (1.43%) VMware
4 1 (1.43%) Red Hat
4 1 (1.43%) Adobe
4 1 (1.43%) Sun
4 1 (1.43%) Cisco
4 1 (1.43%) IBM
4 1 (1.43%) Remedy
4 1 (1.43%) Salesforce.com
4 1 (1.43%) Sybase
Cheltenham
Capita - ITMS
Rate: £300 - £360 per day
Posted: 23 days ago