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 19 February 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
19 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Java
South West / Gloucestershire
Rank 7 5 6
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +1
Contract jobs citing Java 58 85 83
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 16.62% 18.64% 16.40%
As % of the Programming Languages category 34.94% 37.78% 31.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 53 38 58
Median daily rate £470 £488 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.58% +21.87%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £389 £340
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £550 £478
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £409 £400
% change year-on-year
+3.91% +2.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £43.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £41.69 £36.95
% change year-on-year
-4.04% +12.82%

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
166 225 263
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 47.56% 49.34% 51.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 115 104 183
Median daily rate £437 £425 £438
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.82% -2.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £300 £340
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £550 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 23 23 19
Median hourly rate £42.50 £42.50 £41.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +2.40%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.50 £27.50 £35.70
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £54.00 £46.20 £44.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.25 £40.00 £35.50
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +12.67%

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 19 February 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 19 February 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 -3 9 £470 +11.90% 14
Cheltenham -7 1 - - 6
Java
South West

Java
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 19 February 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 98 (72.59%) Security Cleared
2 86 (63.70%) Agile Software Development
3 84 (62.22%) DV Cleared
4 44 (32.59%) Python
5 40 (29.63%) C
5 40 (29.63%) J2EE
5 40 (29.63%) Oracle
6 37 (27.41%) XML
7 35 (25.93%) Web Services
8 33 (24.44%) Scrum
9 32 (23.70%) JavaScript
10 30 (22.22%) Hadoop
11 29 (21.48%) Software Engineering
12 26 (19.26%) Spring
13 25 (18.52%) Hibernate
14 23 (17.04%) Big Data
15 22 (16.30%) Bash Shell
15 22 (16.30%) JIRA
15 22 (16.30%) C++
15 22 (16.30%) Linux
16 21 (15.56%) Perl
16 21 (15.56%) WebLogic
16 21 (15.56%) EJB
17 20 (14.81%) Finance
18 19 (14.07%) DevOps
18 19 (14.07%) SQL
18 19 (14.07%) Selenium
18 19 (14.07%) JPA
19 18 (13.33%) Digital Marketing
19 18 (13.33%) SAP Oil and Gas

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 21 (15.56%) WebLogic
2 14 (10.37%) JBoss
3 13 (9.63%) Mule
3 13 (9.63%) Mule ESB
4 10 (7.41%) Apache
4 10 (7.41%) WebSphere
5 9 (6.67%) Confluence
6 8 (5.93%) GlassFish
7 4 (2.96%) Apache Pig
7 4 (2.96%) Tomcat
8 3 (2.22%) Anypoint
8 3 (2.22%) Apache Spark
8 3 (2.22%) Elasticsearch
8 3 (2.22%) Oracle Application Server
9 2 (1.48%) IIS
10 1 (0.74%) Alfresco
10 1 (0.74%) Apache Solr
10 1 (0.74%) Documentum
10 1 (0.74%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 2 (1.48%) MS Excel
1 2 (1.48%) MS PowerPoint
1 2 (1.48%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 18 (13.33%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 3 (2.22%) Oracle BPM
3 1 (0.74%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (0.74%) Oracle EBS R12
3 1 (0.74%) Primavera
Cloud Services
1 17 (12.59%) Amazon AWS
2 9 (6.67%) Amazon EC2
2 9 (6.67%) Virtual Private Cloud
3 8 (5.93%) Amazon S3
4 1 (0.74%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (2.22%) SSH
2 1 (0.74%) AMQP
2 1 (0.74%) HTTP
2 1 (0.74%) Intranet
2 1 (0.74%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (22.22%) Hadoop
2 23 (17.04%) Big Data
3 13 (9.63%) SQL Server
4 11 (8.15%) Oracle Database
4 11 (8.15%) Relational Database
5 7 (5.19%) MongoDB
6 6 (4.44%) MySQL
7 5 (3.70%) NoSQL
8 4 (2.96%) OrientDB
9 3 (2.22%) Apache Accumulo
10 2 (1.48%) Apache Hive
10 2 (1.48%) Neo4j
10 2 (1.48%) Oracle Database 11g
10 2 (1.48%) PostgreSQL
11 1 (0.74%) BusinessObjects
11 1 (0.74%) Oracle Database 12c
Development Applications
1 22 (16.30%) JIRA
2 19 (14.07%) Selenium
3 16 (11.85%) LoadRunner
4 15 (11.11%) Maven
5 14 (10.37%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 14 (10.37%) Jenkins
6 13 (9.63%) JUnit
7 12 (8.89%) Eclipse
8 11 (8.15%) Ant
9 10 (7.41%) JMeter
10 7 (5.19%) Bitbucket
11 6 (4.44%) Eclipse RCP
11 6 (4.44%) Rational Functional Tester
11 6 (4.44%) Zephyr
12 5 (3.70%) Selenium IDE
12 5 (3.70%) WebDriver
13 3 (2.22%) Cucumber
13 3 (2.22%) Hudson
13 3 (2.22%) SoapUI
13 3 (2.22%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 20 (14.81%) Finance
2 18 (13.33%) Electronics
2 18 (13.33%) Manufacturing
2 18 (13.33%) Marketing
2 18 (13.33%) Telecoms
3 2 (1.48%) Games
4 1 (0.74%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 83 (61.48%) Developer
2 75 (55.56%) Java Developer
3 20 (14.81%) DV Cleared Java Developer
4 10 (7.41%) Architect
4 10 (7.41%) Software Engineer
5 8 (5.93%) Full Stack Developer
5 8 (5.93%) Systems Engineer
5 8 (5.93%) Test Engineer
6 7 (5.19%) Tester
7 6 (4.44%) Java Engineer
7 6 (4.44%) Software Test Engineer
8 5 (3.70%) Analyst
8 5 (3.70%) Integration Developer
8 5 (3.70%) Test Analyst
9 4 (2.96%) Applications Developer
9 4 (2.96%) Data Architect
9 4 (2.96%) DV Cleared Software Engineer
9 4 (2.96%) Java Software Engineer
9 4 (2.96%) Senior Developer
9 4 (2.96%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 40 (29.63%) J2EE
2 37 (27.41%) XML
3 35 (25.93%) Web Services
4 26 (19.26%) Spring
5 25 (18.52%) Hibernate
6 21 (15.56%) EJB
7 19 (14.07%) JPA
8 18 (13.33%) JSON
9 16 (11.85%) REST
10 15 (11.11%) AngularJS
10 15 (11.11%) HTML
11 14 (10.37%) XSD
12 13 (9.63%) RESTful
12 13 (9.63%) SOAP
12 13 (9.63%) XSLT
13 12 (8.89%) Apache Camel
13 12 (8.89%) CSS
13 12 (8.89%) Spring MVC
14 10 (7.41%) Java EE
14 10 (7.41%) JSF
Miscellaneous
1 8 (5.93%) Mathematics
1 8 (5.93%) Physics
2 5 (3.70%) Cyberthreat
2 5 (3.70%) Wiki
3 3 (2.22%) Linux Command Line
4 2 (1.48%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (0.74%) Clustering
5 1 (0.74%) Computer Science
5 1 (0.74%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 22 (16.30%) Linux
2 18 (13.33%) Unix
3 11 (8.15%) Windows
4 5 (3.70%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (1.48%) AIX
5 2 (1.48%) Android
5 2 (1.48%) Apple iOS
5 2 (1.48%) CentOS
6 1 (0.74%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 86 (63.70%) Agile Software Development
2 33 (24.44%) Scrum
3 29 (21.48%) Software Engineering
4 19 (14.07%) DevOps
5 18 (13.33%) Business Intelligence
5 18 (13.33%) Digital Marketing
5 18 (13.33%) MVC
5 18 (13.33%) Programme Management
6 15 (11.11%) Continuous Integration
6 15 (11.11%) OO
6 15 (11.11%) SDLC
6 15 (11.11%) Software Testing
6 15 (11.11%) UML
7 14 (10.37%) ITIL
8 12 (8.89%) Kanban
8 12 (8.89%) Requirements Analysis
9 10 (7.41%) Integration Testing
10 9 (6.67%) BDD
10 9 (6.67%) TDD
11 8 (5.93%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 44 (32.59%) Python
2 40 (29.63%) C
3 32 (23.70%) JavaScript
4 22 (16.30%) Bash Shell
4 22 (16.30%) C++
5 21 (15.56%) Perl
6 19 (14.07%) SQL
7 18 (13.33%) Ruby
8 5 (3.70%) C#
8 5 (3.70%) Scala
9 3 (2.22%) PHP
9 3 (2.22%) PL/SQL
9 3 (2.22%) Shell Script
9 3 (2.22%) XPath
10 2 (1.48%) Embedded C
10 2 (1.48%) Groovy
10 2 (1.48%) Objective-C
10 2 (1.48%) VB.NET
11 1 (0.74%) Lua
11 1 (0.74%) VB
Qualifications
1 98 (72.59%) Security Cleared
2 84 (62.22%) DV Cleared
3 16 (11.85%) ISTQB
4 15 (11.11%) ISEB
5 13 (9.63%) SC Cleared
6 9 (6.67%) Degree
7 5 (3.70%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
System Software
1 9 (6.67%) Docker
Systems Management
1 5 (3.70%) HP Quality Center
2 3 (2.22%) CloudHub
3 2 (1.48%) Kibana
Vendors
1 40 (29.63%) Oracle
2 18 (13.33%) SAP
3 11 (8.15%) HP
4 6 (4.44%) Atlassian
4 6 (4.44%) Sybase
5 5 (3.70%) Cloudera
5 5 (3.70%) IBM
5 5 (3.70%) Red Hat
6 4 (2.96%) Microsoft
7 2 (1.48%) MuleSoft
7 2 (1.48%) Salesforce.com
8 1 (0.74%) Apple
8 1 (0.74%) OpenText
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