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 26 July 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
26 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Java
Rank 4 7 11
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +4
Contract jobs citing Java 99 77 45
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 20.16% 16.81% 10.42%
As % of the Programming Languages category 37.50% 31.69% 22.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 46 54 23
Median daily rate £444 £431 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.89% +15.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £373 £365 £290
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £486 £445
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £40.38 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-10.84% +15.37%
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
264 243 200
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 53.77% 53.06% 46.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 121 159 97
Median daily rate £400 £399 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.25% +6.40%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £315 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 23 8 12
Median hourly rate £42.50 £27.50 £40.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+54.54% -32.09%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £26.75 £27.50 £31.70
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.15 £44.30 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £37.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%

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 26 July 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 26 July 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
Cheltenham +10 27 £450 -2.70% 9
Gloucester +2 19 £428 +0.58% 13
Cirencester - 1 £375 -
Java
South West

Java
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 26 July 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.

1 132 (73.33%) Security Cleared
2 117 (65.00%) DV Cleared
3 93 (51.67%) Agile Software Development
4 57 (31.67%) Oracle
5 48 (26.67%) Unix
6 46 (25.56%) C
7 43 (23.89%) Spring
8 42 (23.33%) C++
9 39 (21.67%) JavaScript
9 39 (21.67%) Linux
10 38 (21.11%) Python
10 38 (21.11%) SQL
11 36 (20.00%) J2EE
12 34 (18.89%) Perl
12 34 (18.89%) Hadoop
13 33 (18.33%) DevOps
14 32 (17.78%) JSON
15 28 (15.56%) JIRA
15 28 (15.56%) Bash Shell
16 27 (15.00%) SC Cleared
17 26 (14.44%) Jenkins
18 25 (13.89%) Relational Database
18 25 (13.89%) HTML
19 24 (13.33%) XML
19 24 (13.33%) Hibernate
19 24 (13.33%) Scrum
20 23 (12.78%) EJB
20 23 (12.78%) JBoss
20 23 (12.78%) Ruby
21 21 (11.67%) PL/SQL

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 23 (12.78%) JBoss
2 19 (10.56%) Apache
3 16 (8.89%) Tomcat
4 15 (8.33%) Confluence
5 14 (7.78%) WebLogic
5 14 (7.78%) WebSphere
6 13 (7.22%) GlassFish
7 11 (6.11%) Mule
8 9 (5.00%) Mule ESB
9 7 (3.89%) Alfresco
10 6 (3.33%) Apache Solr
11 3 (1.67%) Apache Spark
11 3 (1.67%) Elasticsearch
12 2 (1.11%) Apache Pig
13 1 (0.56%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (0.56%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 17 (9.44%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 3 (1.67%) Oracle BPM
3 1 (0.56%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 19 (10.56%) Amazon AWS
2 11 (6.11%) Amazon EC2
2 11 (6.11%) Virtual Private Cloud
3 7 (3.89%) Amazon S3
4 1 (0.56%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 6 (3.33%) Intranet
2 2 (1.11%) LDAP
2 2 (1.11%) SSH
3 1 (0.56%) DHCP
3 1 (0.56%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 34 (18.89%) Hadoop
2 25 (13.89%) Relational Database
3 20 (11.11%) Big Data
3 20 (11.11%) MySQL
4 19 (10.56%) Oracle Database
5 12 (6.67%) OrientDB
5 12 (6.67%) SQL Server
6 11 (6.11%) Neo4j
7 10 (5.56%) Oracle Database 11g
8 4 (2.22%) MongoDB
9 3 (1.67%) Apache Accumulo
9 3 (1.67%) NoSQL
10 2 (1.11%) IBM InfoSphere
11 1 (0.56%) Apache Cassandra
11 1 (0.56%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 28 (15.56%) JIRA
2 26 (14.44%) Jenkins
3 20 (11.11%) Maven
4 15 (8.33%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 13 (7.22%) Git (software)
6 12 (6.67%) Bitbucket
6 12 (6.67%) Eclipse
6 12 (6.67%) Eclipse RCP
7 10 (5.56%) Selenium
8 9 (5.00%) Hudson
9 7 (3.89%) LoadRunner
9 7 (3.89%) Subversion
10 6 (3.33%) Ant
10 6 (3.33%) Apache Ivy
10 6 (3.33%) ClearCase
10 6 (3.33%) VSS/SourceSafe
11 4 (2.22%) JMeter
11 4 (2.22%) Rational DOORS
11 4 (2.22%) SoapUI
12 3 (1.67%) Rational Functional Tester
General
1 19 (10.56%) Finance
2 17 (9.44%) Electronics
2 17 (9.44%) Manufacturing
2 17 (9.44%) Marketing
2 17 (9.44%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 125 (69.44%) Developer
2 103 (57.22%) Java Developer
3 40 (22.22%) DV Cleared Java Developer
4 10 (5.56%) Integration Developer
4 10 (5.56%) Senior Developer
4 10 (5.56%) Senior Java Developer
5 9 (5.00%) Software Engineer
6 8 (4.44%) C++ Developer
6 8 (4.44%) Test Engineer
7 6 (3.33%) Analyst
7 6 (3.33%) Applications Developer
7 6 (3.33%) Big Data Engineer
7 6 (3.33%) Data Engineer
7 6 (3.33%) DV Cleared Software Engineer
7 6 (3.33%) Test Analyst
7 6 (3.33%) UI Developer
8 5 (2.78%) Java Applications Developer
8 5 (2.78%) Tester
9 4 (2.22%) Consultant
9 4 (2.22%) Senior Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 43 (23.89%) Spring
2 36 (20.00%) J2EE
3 32 (17.78%) JSON
4 25 (13.89%) HTML
5 24 (13.33%) Hibernate
5 24 (13.33%) XML
6 23 (12.78%) EJB
7 20 (11.11%) Java EE
8 18 (10.00%) Web Services
9 17 (9.44%) jQuery
10 14 (7.78%) Spring MVC
11 13 (7.22%) Apache Camel
12 12 (6.67%) SOAP
12 12 (6.67%) Swing
12 12 (6.67%) SWT
13 11 (6.11%) JPA
14 10 (5.56%) JSF
14 10 (5.56%) REST
15 9 (5.00%) CSS
15 9 (5.00%) Spring Integration
Miscellaneous
1 13 (7.22%) Cyberthreat
1 13 (7.22%) Wiki
2 8 (4.44%) VHDL
3 7 (3.89%) Management Information System
4 6 (3.33%) Clustering
5 4 (2.22%) Analytical Skills
5 4 (2.22%) Ergonomics
5 4 (2.22%) Mathematics
5 4 (2.22%) User Experience
5 4 (2.22%) Visualisation
6 3 (1.67%) Physics
7 2 (1.11%) Client/Server
8 1 (0.56%) Algorithms
8 1 (0.56%) Cyber Attack
8 1 (0.56%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 48 (26.67%) Unix
2 39 (21.67%) Linux
3 6 (3.33%) Windows
4 5 (2.78%) Oracle Linux
5 3 (1.67%) Windows Server
6 1 (0.56%) AIX
6 1 (0.56%) Mac OS X
6 1 (0.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (0.56%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (0.56%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 93 (51.67%) Agile Software Development
2 33 (18.33%) DevOps
3 24 (13.33%) Scrum
4 20 (11.11%) OO
5 19 (10.56%) ITIL
6 17 (9.44%) Business Intelligence
6 17 (9.44%) Digital Marketing
6 17 (9.44%) Programme Management
7 16 (8.89%) Requirements Analysis
7 16 (8.89%) Software Engineering
7 16 (8.89%) TDD
8 15 (8.33%) MVC
9 13 (7.22%) OOD
10 12 (6.67%) Continuous Integration
11 11 (6.11%) Integration Testing
11 11 (6.11%) Service Delivery
12 10 (5.56%) Open Source
13 9 (5.00%) Cybersecurity
13 9 (5.00%) Release Management
13 9 (5.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
Programming Languages
1 46 (25.56%) C
2 42 (23.33%) C++
3 39 (21.67%) JavaScript
4 38 (21.11%) Python
4 38 (21.11%) SQL
5 34 (18.89%) Perl
6 28 (15.56%) Bash Shell
7 23 (12.78%) Ruby
8 21 (11.67%) PL/SQL
9 13 (7.22%) Scala
10 10 (5.56%) C#
11 9 (5.00%) PHP
12 6 (3.33%) Lua
13 2 (1.11%) Groovy
13 2 (1.11%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 132 (73.33%) Security Cleared
2 117 (65.00%) DV Cleared
3 27 (15.00%) SC Cleared
4 14 (7.78%) ISTQB
5 8 (4.44%) Degree
5 8 (4.44%) Sun Certification
6 7 (3.89%) ISEB
7 4 (2.22%) CEH
8 1 (0.56%) PMI Certification
8 1 (0.56%) PMP
8 1 (0.56%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 1 (0.56%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (2.78%) QA
System Software
1 1 (0.56%) Active Directory
1 1 (0.56%) Apache ZooKeeper
Systems Management
1 10 (5.56%) Puppet
2 9 (5.00%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (1.11%) CloudHub
3 2 (1.11%) Kibana
Vendors
1 57 (31.67%) Oracle
2 17 (9.44%) SAP
3 12 (6.67%) Red Hat
3 12 (6.67%) Sybase
4 6 (3.33%) webMethods
5 4 (2.22%) Sun
6 2 (1.11%) Atlassian
6 2 (1.11%) HP
6 2 (1.11%) Microsoft
6 2 (1.11%) MuleSoft
7 1 (0.56%) IBM
7 1 (0.56%) Splunk
7 1 (0.56%) VMware
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
Raytheon Systems Ltd
Rate: Competitive salary + benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
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LA International
Rate: £300 - £500 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
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Informatiq Consulting
Posted: 2 days ago
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LA International
Posted: 6 days ago
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Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Rate: Excellent Rate
Posted: 5 days ago
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Nigel Frank International
Rate: £250 - £300 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
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People Source Consulting
Rate: £400 - £500 per day
Posted: 27 days ago