The table below looks at the statistics for Java skills in IT contracts advertised for the Salisbury region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Java over the 3 months to 24 October 2014 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
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java
Rank 13 10 18
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +8
Contract jobs citing Java 8 1 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Salisbury 8.42% 3.03% 3.85%
As % of the Programming Languages category 12.50% 5.88% 6.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 0 1
Average daily rate
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£400 - £300
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.25 £35.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+6.42% -2.77%
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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 Salisbury region.

Programming Languages Category
Salisbury
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
64 17 33
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Salisbury 67.37% 51.52% 63.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 3 16
Average daily rate £400 £220 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+81.81% -20.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £220 £266
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £228 £296
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 8 1
Average hourly rate £39.25 £30.00 £40.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+30.83% -25.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £33.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+4.47% -4.28%

Java
Jobs Demand Trend in Salisbury

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

Java Jobs Demand Trend in Salisbury

Java
Daily Rate Trend in Salisbury

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

Java Daily Rate Trend in Salisbury

Java
Hourly Rate Trend in Salisbury

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

Java Hourly Rate Trend in Salisbury

Java
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Salisbury

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Salisbury 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 (66.67%) Computer Science
2 7 (58.33%) Degree
3 6 (50.00%) JavaScript
3 6 (50.00%) SQL
3 6 (50.00%) MySQL
3 6 (50.00%) Security Cleared
4 5 (41.67%) GlassFish
4 5 (41.67%) SC Cleared
4 5 (41.67%) Bash Shell
4 5 (41.67%) C++
5 4 (33.33%) Mathematics
5 4 (33.33%) Python
5 4 (33.33%) Bayesian Methods
6 3 (25.00%) DV Cleared
6 3 (25.00%) Visualisation
6 3 (25.00%) Open Source
6 3 (25.00%) REST
6 3 (25.00%) Web Services
6 3 (25.00%) Physics
7 2 (16.67%) Software Engineering
7 2 (16.67%) NetBeans
7 2 (16.67%) Military
7 2 (16.67%) ArcGIS
7 2 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
7 2 (16.67%) Monte Carlo Method
7 2 (16.67%) Biometrics
7 2 (16.67%) Markov Chain
8 1 (8.33%) Mentoring
8 1 (8.33%) R
8 1 (8.33%) CTC Cleared

Java
Top Related IT Skills in Salisbury by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Salisbury 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 (41.67%) GlassFish
2 2 (16.67%) ArcGIS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (50.00%) MySQL
2 1 (8.33%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (8.33%) JasperReports
2 1 (8.33%) Big Data
2 1 (8.33%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (16.67%) NetBeans
General
1 2 (16.67%) Military
Job Titles
1 10 (83.33%) Developer
2 5 (41.67%) Java Developer
3 3 (25.00%) Software Developer
4 2 (16.67%) Analyst
4 2 (16.67%) Java Software Developer
5 1 (8.33%) Report Developer
5 1 (8.33%) Java Software Engineer
5 1 (8.33%) Business Intelligence Developer
5 1 (8.33%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (25.00%) Web Services
1 3 (25.00%) REST
2 1 (8.33%) PostGIS
2 1 (8.33%) HTML
2 1 (8.33%) CSS
2 1 (8.33%) XML
2 1 (8.33%) XHTML
2 1 (8.33%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 8 (66.67%) Computer Science
2 4 (33.33%) Mathematics
3 3 (25.00%) Physics
3 3 (25.00%) Visualisation
3 3 (25.00%) Open Source
4 2 (16.67%) Biometrics
5 1 (8.33%) GIS
5 1 (8.33%) Remote Sensing
5 1 (8.33%) Reference Data
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (33.33%) Bayesian Methods
2 2 (16.67%) Markov Chain
2 2 (16.67%) Software Engineering
2 2 (16.67%) Monte Carlo Method
2 2 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (8.33%) Validation
3 1 (8.33%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (8.33%) Data Modelling
3 1 (8.33%) ETL
3 1 (8.33%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 6 (50.00%) JavaScript
1 6 (50.00%) SQL
2 5 (41.67%) Bash Shell
2 5 (41.67%) C++
3 4 (33.33%) Python
4 1 (8.33%) Groovy
4 1 (8.33%) R
Qualifications
1 7 (58.33%) Degree
2 6 (50.00%) Security Cleared
3 5 (41.67%) SC Cleared
4 3 (25.00%) DV Cleared
5 1 (8.33%) CTC Cleared
Vendors
1 1 (8.33%) Oracle
1 1 (8.33%) IBM