The table below looks at the statistics for Java skills in IT contracts advertised for the Somerset region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Java over the 3 months to 3 December 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
3 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Java
Rank 14 23 17
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -6
Contract jobs citing Java 24 42 35
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Somerset 10.43% 10.50% 10.00%
As % of the Programming Languages category 24.24% 21.54% 21.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 19 28
Median daily rate £425 £363 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.24% -3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £335 £323 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £465 £600 £472
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £425 £400
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 11 1
Median hourly rate £40.00 £43.75 £36.40
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.57% +20.19%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £40.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
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 Somerset region.

Programming Languages Category
Somerset
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
99 195 162
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Somerset 43.04% 48.75% 46.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 47 130 119
Median daily rate £319 £350 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.92% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £288 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £438 £400 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 26 14 7
Median hourly rate £41.00 £43.75 £36.40
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.28% +20.19%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £38.20 £39.25 £29.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.00 £47.50 £40.85
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £38.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +10.00%

Java
Jobs Demand Trend in Somerset

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Somerset region citing Java as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Programming Languages category.

Java Jobs Demand Trend in Somerset

Java
Daily Rate Trend in Somerset

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

Java Daily Rate Trend in Somerset

Java
Daily Rate Histogram in Somerset

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

Java Daily Rate Histogram in Somerset

Java
Hourly Rate Trend in Somerset

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

Java Hourly Rate Trend in Somerset

Java
Hourly Rate Histogram in Somerset

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

Java Hourly Rate Histogram in Somerset

Java
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 within the Somerset region over the 3 months to 3 December 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 -2 18 £425 +19.29% 2
Bath +11 2 £313 +13.63% 7
Taunton +14 1 - - 2
Street +2 1 - - 2
Java
South West

Java
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 3 December 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 Somerset region with a requirement for Java.

1 32 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
2 25 (62.50%) Software Engineering
3 18 (45.00%) Scrum
4 16 (40.00%) C++
5 15 (37.50%) Security Cleared
6 14 (35.00%) C#
7 13 (32.50%) UML
7 13 (32.50%) SC Cleared
7 13 (32.50%) Time Management
8 12 (30.00%) Spring
9 11 (27.50%) OO
10 10 (25.00%) Web Services
11 9 (22.50%) JavaScript
12 7 (17.50%) SQL
12 7 (17.50%) E-Commerce
12 7 (17.50%) Open Source
12 7 (17.50%) Hadoop
12 7 (17.50%) User Experience
13 6 (15.00%) OAuth2
13 6 (15.00%) RESTful
13 6 (15.00%) MongoDB
13 6 (15.00%) JSON-LD
13 6 (15.00%) Linux
13 6 (15.00%) TDD
13 6 (15.00%) Semantic Web
13 6 (15.00%) JSON
14 5 (12.50%) Pair Programming
14 5 (12.50%) J2EE
14 5 (12.50%) SOA
14 5 (12.50%) SAML

Java
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 4 (10.00%) Apache Spark
2 3 (7.50%) Apache
2 3 (7.50%) Apache Pig
3 2 (5.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 2 (5.00%) Tomcat
3 2 (5.00%) WebLogic
4 1 (2.50%) ATG Dynamo
4 1 (2.50%) Drupal
4 1 (2.50%) JBoss
4 1 (2.50%) NetWeaver
4 1 (2.50%) NServiceBus
4 1 (2.50%) SAP EP
Business Applications
1 1 (2.50%) Fredhopper
1 1 (2.50%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.00%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (2.50%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (2.50%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (7.50%) Internet
2 1 (2.50%) Firewall
2 1 (2.50%) LDAP
2 1 (2.50%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (17.50%) Hadoop
2 6 (15.00%) MongoDB
3 4 (10.00%) Big Data
3 4 (10.00%) Neo4j
4 3 (7.50%) Apache Accumulo
4 3 (7.50%) Apache Hive
4 3 (7.50%) HBase
4 3 (7.50%) NoSQL
5 2 (5.00%) Data Warehouse
5 2 (5.00%) SQL Server
6 1 (2.50%) Amazon Redshift
6 1 (2.50%) DB2
6 1 (2.50%) Informix
6 1 (2.50%) Oracle ODI
6 1 (2.50%) Pentaho
6 1 (2.50%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (2.50%) SAP BW
6 1 (2.50%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 4 (10.00%) Git (software)
1 4 (10.00%) Rational DOORS
1 4 (10.00%) Selenium
2 3 (7.50%) Eclipse
2 3 (7.50%) Vagrant
3 2 (5.00%) JIRA
4 1 (2.50%) Artifactory
4 1 (2.50%) Cucumber
4 1 (2.50%) Gradle
4 1 (2.50%) Jenkins
4 1 (2.50%) Maven
4 1 (2.50%) Sonatype Nexus
4 1 (2.50%) Subversion
4 1 (2.50%) Talend Open Studio
4 1 (2.50%) TeamCity
General
1 3 (7.50%) Aerospace
2 2 (5.00%) Finance
2 2 (5.00%) Manufacturing
2 2 (5.00%) Military
Job Titles
1 18 (45.00%) Software Engineer
2 17 (42.50%) Java Engineer
3 16 (40.00%) Java Software Engineer
4 15 (37.50%) Developer
5 13 (32.50%) Java Developer
6 4 (10.00%) Software Developer
7 3 (7.50%) Automation Tester
7 3 (7.50%) Integration Engineer
7 3 (7.50%) Java Automation Tester
7 3 (7.50%) Java Software Developer
7 3 (7.50%) Software Integration Engineer
7 3 (7.50%) Tester
8 2 (5.00%) C++ Developer
8 2 (5.00%) C++ Software Developer
8 2 (5.00%) C++/Java Developer
8 2 (5.00%) Consultant
8 2 (5.00%) J2EE Software Engineer
8 2 (5.00%) Java J2EE Software Engineer
8 2 (5.00%) SC Cleared Java Developer
8 2 (5.00%) Test Automation Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (30.00%) Spring
2 10 (25.00%) Web Services
3 6 (15.00%) JSON
3 6 (15.00%) JSON-LD
3 6 (15.00%) OAuth2
3 6 (15.00%) RESTful
4 5 (12.50%) J2EE
4 5 (12.50%) SAML
5 4 (10.00%) CSS
5 4 (10.00%) HTML
6 3 (7.50%) AngularJS
6 3 (7.50%) Hibernate
6 3 (7.50%) JSP
7 2 (5.00%) React
7 2 (5.00%) SOAP
8 1 (2.50%) .NET
8 1 (2.50%) Ajax
8 1 (2.50%) EJB
8 1 (2.50%) SAP Basis
8 1 (2.50%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 7 (17.50%) User Experience
2 6 (15.00%) Semantic Web
3 2 (5.00%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (5.00%) RIA
4 1 (2.50%) Clustering
4 1 (2.50%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 6 (15.00%) Linux
2 1 (2.50%) Unix
2 1 (2.50%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
2 25 (62.50%) Software Engineering
3 18 (45.00%) Scrum
4 13 (32.50%) Time Management
4 13 (32.50%) UML
5 11 (27.50%) OO
6 7 (17.50%) E-Commerce
6 7 (17.50%) Open Source
7 6 (15.00%) TDD
8 5 (12.50%) Change Control
8 5 (12.50%) Continuous Delivery
8 5 (12.50%) Microservices
8 5 (12.50%) Pair Programming
8 5 (12.50%) SOA
9 4 (10.00%) High Availability
9 4 (10.00%) Identity Access Management
9 4 (10.00%) Open Source Development
9 4 (10.00%) Test Automation
10 3 (7.50%) Automation Testing
10 3 (7.50%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 16 (40.00%) C++
2 14 (35.00%) C#
3 9 (22.50%) JavaScript
4 7 (17.50%) SQL
5 3 (7.50%) Ada
6 1 (2.50%) ABAP
6 1 (2.50%) Groovy
6 1 (2.50%) Perl
6 1 (2.50%) PL/SQL
6 1 (2.50%) Scala
Qualifications
1 15 (37.50%) Security Cleared
2 13 (32.50%) SC Cleared
3 1 (2.50%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.50%) PCI DSS
1 1 (2.50%) QA
System Software
1 4 (10.00%) Docker
1 4 (10.00%) Shibboleth
2 1 (2.50%) Active Directory
2 1 (2.50%) HDFS
2 1 (2.50%) vCloud
2 1 (2.50%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 5 (12.50%) OpenAM
2 4 (10.00%) Ansible
2 4 (10.00%) OpenSSO
2 4 (10.00%) Sun Identity Manager
3 3 (7.50%) Oozie
4 1 (2.50%) Hadoop YARN
4 1 (2.50%) Kubernetes
4 1 (2.50%) Mesos
4 1 (2.50%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (2.50%) Puppet
Vendors
1 5 (12.50%) ForgeRock
2 4 (10.00%) Sun
3 3 (7.50%) Oracle
4 2 (5.00%) ATG
5 1 (2.50%) AppDynamics
5 1 (2.50%) BEA
5 1 (2.50%) Google
5 1 (2.50%) Informatica
5 1 (2.50%) Luciad
5 1 (2.50%) Microsoft
5 1 (2.50%) SAP
5 1 (2.50%) Sybase
5 1 (2.50%) Talend
5 1 (2.50%) Teradata
5 1 (2.50%) VeriFone
5 1 (2.50%) VMware
5 1 (2.50%) WorldPay
London, Fore Street, EC2Y 5EJ
Prolifics UK
Posted: 5 days ago