The table below looks at the statistics for Java skills in IT contracts advertised for the Poole region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Java over the 3 months to 29 May 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
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Java
Rank 6 - 11
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Java 5 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Poole 12.20% - 2.94%
As % of the Programming Languages category 35.71% - 5.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 1
Average daily rate
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£300 - £275
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £35.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £40.00 £33.50
% change year-on-year
- +19.40%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in contract jobs advertised in the Poole region.

Programming Languages Category
Poole
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
14 5 19
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Poole 34.15% 31.25% 55.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 0 11
Average daily rate £288 - £200
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 - £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £359 - £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £341 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.79% +4.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 1
Average hourly rate £35.00 - £27.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.50 £36.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+1.38% +2.85%

Java
Jobs Demand Trend in Poole

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Java across the Poole region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

Java Jobs Demand Trend in Poole

Java
Daily Rate Trend in Poole

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Java across the Poole region.

Java Daily Rate Trend in Poole

Java
Hourly Rate Trend in Poole

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Java across the Poole region.

Java Hourly Rate Trend in Poole

Java
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Poole

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Poole 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 8 (80.00%) UML
2 7 (70.00%) Subversion
3 6 (60.00%) REST
3 6 (60.00%) C
3 6 (60.00%) .NET
3 6 (60.00%) Web Services
4 5 (50.00%) SOAP
4 5 (50.00%) C#
4 5 (50.00%) C++
4 5 (50.00%) Smartcard
4 5 (50.00%) Software Engineering
5 4 (40.00%) Embedded Software Development
5 4 (40.00%) Windows 8
5 4 (40.00%) SQL
5 4 (40.00%) Windows
5 4 (40.00%) Visual Studio
6 3 (30.00%) JDBC
6 3 (30.00%) JSP
7 2 (20.00%) Struts
7 2 (20.00%) PL/SQL
7 2 (20.00%) JUnit
7 2 (20.00%) Windows CE
7 2 (20.00%) OO
7 2 (20.00%) Maven
7 2 (20.00%) Finance
8 1 (10.00%) Manufacturing
8 1 (10.00%) Scrum
8 1 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
8 1 (10.00%) TDD
8 1 (10.00%) Dynamics AX

Java
Top Related IT Skills in Poole by Category

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Poole 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 1 (10.00%) Tomcat
Business Applications
1 1 (10.00%) Dynamics AX
Development Applications
1 7 (70.00%) Subversion
2 4 (40.00%) Visual Studio
3 2 (20.00%) JUnit
3 2 (20.00%) Maven
4 1 (10.00%) Eclipse
General
1 2 (20.00%) Finance
2 1 (10.00%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 5 (50.00%) Software Engineer
2 4 (40.00%) Senior Analyst
2 4 (40.00%) Senior Software Engineer
2 4 (40.00%) Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Java Developer
3 1 (10.00%) Java Software Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Senior Analyst Programmer
3 1 (10.00%) Team Leader
3 1 (10.00%) Java Team Leader
3 1 (10.00%) Senior Programmer
3 1 (10.00%) Developer
3 1 (10.00%) Analyst Programmer
3 1 (10.00%) Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (60.00%) REST
1 6 (60.00%) .NET
1 6 (60.00%) Web Services
2 5 (50.00%) SOAP
3 3 (30.00%) JDBC
3 3 (30.00%) JSP
4 2 (20.00%) Struts
5 1 (10.00%) WebSockets
5 1 (10.00%) JNI
5 1 (10.00%) Swing
5 1 (10.00%) HTML
5 1 (10.00%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 5 (50.00%) Smartcard
2 1 (10.00%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 4 (40.00%) Windows 8
1 4 (40.00%) Windows
2 2 (20.00%) Windows CE
3 1 (10.00%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (80.00%) UML
2 5 (50.00%) Software Engineering
3 4 (40.00%) Embedded Software Development
4 2 (20.00%) OO
5 1 (10.00%) Scrum
5 1 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (10.00%) TDD
5 1 (10.00%) Web Development
5 1 (10.00%) Resource Management
5 1 (10.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
5 1 (10.00%) Coaching
5 1 (10.00%) ERP
5 1 (10.00%) OOD
5 1 (10.00%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (60.00%) C
2 5 (50.00%) C#
2 5 (50.00%) C++
3 4 (40.00%) SQL
4 2 (20.00%) PL/SQL
Vendors
1 1 (10.00%) JD Edwards