The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Somerset region that had Java Developer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 29 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 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
29 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Java Developer
Rank 30 33 53
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +20
Contract jobs requiring a Java Developer 5 14 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Somerset 2.09% 3.65% 1.77%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.28% 3.79% 1.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 3 5
Median daily rate - £338 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -3.57%
UK excluding London median daily rate £402 £400 £370
% change year-on-year
+0.56% +8.10%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 6 1
Median hourly rate £38.63 £37.00 £36.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+4.39% +2.77%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £39.13 £40.60 £36.00
% change year-on-year
-3.63% +12.77%
Java Developer
South West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Somerset region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Somerset
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
219 369 446
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Somerset 91.63% 96.09% 98.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 109 209 331
Median daily rate £339 £363 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.55% +11.53%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £188 £225 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £413
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 33 34 17
Median hourly rate £38.75 £32.54 £30.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+19.08% +8.46%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.60 £10.00 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.45 £55.00 £37.12
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £16.16 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+8.29% -2.06%

Java Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Somerset

The demand trend of IT contracts across the Somerset region that featured Java Developer in the job title.

Java Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Somerset

Java Developer
Daily Rate Trend in Somerset

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

Java Developer Daily Rate Trend in Somerset

Java Developer
Hourly Rate Trend in Somerset

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

Java Developer Hourly Rate Trend in Somerset

Java Developer
Hourly Rate Histogram in Somerset

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Java Developer across the Somerset region over the 3 months to 29 May 2016.

Java Developer Hourly Rate Histogram in Somerset

Java Developer
Contract Job Locations in Somerset

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Java Developer within the Somerset region over the 3 months to 29 May 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
Yeovil -6 3 - - 2
Bath -8 1 - - 3
Java Developer
South West

Java Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 29 May 2016, Java Developer contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Somerset region featuring Java Developer in the job title.

1 31 (100.00%) Java
2 21 (67.74%) Agile Software Development
3 19 (61.29%) Scrum
4 15 (48.39%) UML
5 14 (45.16%) C++
5 14 (45.16%) Software Engineering
6 13 (41.94%) Spring
6 13 (41.94%) JavaScript
6 13 (41.94%) Security Cleared
7 11 (35.48%) SC Cleared
7 11 (35.48%) HTML
7 11 (35.48%) CSS
7 11 (35.48%) Aerospace
8 8 (25.81%) Web Services
8 8 (25.81%) Web Development
8 8 (25.81%) Time Management
9 7 (22.58%) MongoDB
9 7 (22.58%) Apache Camel
9 7 (22.58%) User Experience
9 7 (22.58%) C#
9 7 (22.58%) J2EE
10 6 (19.35%) OO
10 6 (19.35%) TDD
10 6 (19.35%) BDD
11 5 (16.13%) Kanban
11 5 (16.13%) XML
12 4 (12.90%) Configuration Management
12 4 (12.90%) Management Information System
12 4 (12.90%) SQL
12 4 (12.90%) Requirements Analysis

Java Developer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Somerset 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 1 (3.23%) Apache Pig
1 1 (3.23%) GeoServer
Applications
1 3 (9.68%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.23%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (22.58%) MongoDB
2 4 (12.90%) NoSQL
3 3 (9.68%) Amazon DynamoDB
3 3 (9.68%) Apache Cassandra
3 3 (9.68%) GIS
4 2 (6.45%) QGIS
5 1 (3.23%) Apache Hive
5 1 (3.23%) Big Data
5 1 (3.23%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 3 (9.68%) Eclipse
1 3 (9.68%) Eclipse RCP
1 3 (9.68%) Git (software)
2 2 (6.45%) Selenium
3 1 (3.23%) Cucumber
3 1 (3.23%) GitLab
3 1 (3.23%) Gradle
3 1 (3.23%) JBehave
3 1 (3.23%) Jenkins
3 1 (3.23%) JIRA
3 1 (3.23%) Maven
General
1 11 (35.48%) Aerospace
2 1 (3.23%) Military
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (41.94%) Spring
2 11 (35.48%) CSS
2 11 (35.48%) HTML
3 8 (25.81%) Web Services
4 7 (22.58%) Apache Camel
4 7 (22.58%) J2EE
5 5 (16.13%) XML
6 4 (12.90%) Apache CXF
7 3 (9.68%) Hibernate
7 3 (9.68%) HTML5
7 3 (9.68%) Java SE
8 2 (6.45%) Java EE
8 2 (6.45%) PostGIS
8 2 (6.45%) REST
8 2 (6.45%) SOAP
9 1 (3.23%) AngularJS
9 1 (3.23%) Backbone.js
9 1 (3.23%) RESTful
9 1 (3.23%) Spring Boot
9 1 (3.23%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 7 (22.58%) User Experience
2 4 (12.90%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.23%) Apple iOS
1 1 (3.23%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (67.74%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (61.29%) Scrum
3 15 (48.39%) UML
4 14 (45.16%) Software Engineering
5 8 (25.81%) Time Management
5 8 (25.81%) Web Development
6 6 (19.35%) BDD
6 6 (19.35%) OO
6 6 (19.35%) TDD
7 5 (16.13%) Kanban
8 4 (12.90%) Configuration Management
8 4 (12.90%) Information Management
8 4 (12.90%) Requirements Analysis
9 3 (9.68%) Continuous Integration
9 3 (9.68%) DevOps
9 3 (9.68%) MVC
10 2 (6.45%) Concurrent Programming
10 2 (6.45%) Open Source
11 1 (3.23%) Event-Driven Architecture
11 1 (3.23%) Software Architecture
Programming Languages
1 31 (100.00%) Java
2 14 (45.16%) C++
3 13 (41.94%) JavaScript
4 7 (22.58%) C#
5 4 (12.90%) SQL
6 1 (3.23%) Apple Swift
6 1 (3.23%) Python
Qualifications
1 13 (41.94%) Security Cleared
2 11 (35.48%) SC Cleared
3 1 (3.23%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.23%) QA
System Software
1 1 (3.23%) Docker
Vendors
1 4 (12.90%) Luciad
2 3 (9.68%) Oracle
3 1 (3.23%) Microsoft
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