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 28 June 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
28 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Java
Rank 14 8 36
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +28
Contract jobs citing Java 21 48 23
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Somerset 8.71% 14.20% 5.28%
As % of the Programming Languages category 23.08% 30.77% 12.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 18 11
Median daily rate £375 £400 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% +33.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £344 £334 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £381 £508 £413
UK excluding London median daily rate £420 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 23 7
Median hourly rate £42.25 £47.00 £33.84
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.10% +38.88%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.80 £32.54 £31.80
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £71.96 £55.00 £36.40
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £40.00 £36.50
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +9.58%
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
91 156 186
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Somerset 37.76% 46.15% 42.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 51 87 140
Median daily rate £370 £340 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.82% +4.61%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £286
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £400 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 26 7
Median hourly rate £38.75 £37.00 £34.92
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+4.72% +5.95%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.50 £30.00 £31.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.45 £55.00 £36.40
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £37.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +2.77%

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
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 28 June 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 28 June 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 +1 11 - - 1
Bath -6 9 £375 -6.25% 12
Java
South West

Java
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 28 June 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 49 (57.65%) Software Engineering
2 48 (56.47%) C++
3 40 (47.06%) Agile Software Development
4 35 (41.18%) UML
5 30 (35.29%) Scrum
6 25 (29.41%) Security Cleared
7 23 (27.06%) Spring
7 23 (27.06%) JavaScript
8 22 (25.88%) SC Cleared
9 20 (23.53%) OO
9 20 (23.53%) Aerospace
10 19 (22.35%) Time Management
11 18 (21.18%) C#
12 17 (20.00%) MS Office
12 17 (20.00%) Microsoft
12 17 (20.00%) User Experience
13 16 (18.82%) Web Services
14 11 (12.94%) Visual Studio
14 11 (12.94%) CSS
14 11 (12.94%) HTML
14 11 (12.94%) J2EE
14 11 (12.94%) Apache Camel
15 10 (11.76%) Rational DOORS
15 10 (11.76%) SDLC
15 10 (11.76%) Web Development
15 10 (11.76%) MFC
15 10 (11.76%) STL
16 9 (10.59%) E-Commerce
16 9 (10.59%) Management Information System
16 9 (10.59%) Information Management

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 3 (3.53%) Apache
2 2 (2.35%) Apache Solr
2 2 (2.35%) Tomcat
3 1 (1.18%) Apache Pig
3 1 (1.18%) CMS
3 1 (1.18%) ExpressionEngine
3 1 (1.18%) GeoServer
3 1 (1.18%) OpenStack
3 1 (1.18%) WebLogic
3 1 (1.18%) WordPress
Applications
1 17 (20.00%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (3.53%) Magento
2 2 (2.35%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (1.18%) BigMachines
3 1 (1.18%) Eloqua
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.35%) SaaS
2 1 (1.18%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.35%) Internet
2 1 (1.18%) Firewall
2 1 (1.18%) HTTP
2 1 (1.18%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (8.24%) MongoDB
2 5 (5.88%) NoSQL
3 4 (4.71%) SQL Server
4 3 (3.53%) GIS
4 3 (3.53%) Neo4j
5 2 (2.35%) Amazon DynamoDB
5 2 (2.35%) Apache Cassandra
5 2 (2.35%) Big Data
5 2 (2.35%) Hadoop
5 2 (2.35%) QGIS
6 1 (1.18%) Apache Hive
6 1 (1.18%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (1.18%) DB2
6 1 (1.18%) Informix
6 1 (1.18%) MySQL
6 1 (1.18%) Spatial Data
6 1 (1.18%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 11 (12.94%) Visual Studio
2 10 (11.76%) Rational DOORS
3 4 (4.71%) Selenium
4 2 (2.35%) Eclipse
4 2 (2.35%) Git (software)
4 2 (2.35%) Gradle
4 2 (2.35%) JIRA
5 1 (1.18%) Artifactory
5 1 (1.18%) Cucumber
5 1 (1.18%) eggPlant
5 1 (1.18%) FitNesse
5 1 (1.18%) GitLab
5 1 (1.18%) JBehave
5 1 (1.18%) Jenkins
5 1 (1.18%) Maven
5 1 (1.18%) Oracle APEX
5 1 (1.18%) Sonatype Nexus
5 1 (1.18%) TeamCity
5 1 (1.18%) WATIR
5 1 (1.18%) WebDriver
General
1 20 (23.53%) Aerospace
2 6 (7.06%) Finance
2 6 (7.06%) Manufacturing
3 3 (3.53%) Military
4 2 (2.35%) Electronics
4 2 (2.35%) Marketing
4 2 (2.35%) Retail
4 2 (2.35%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 38 (44.71%) Developer
2 33 (38.82%) Software Engineer
3 24 (28.24%) Java Developer
4 20 (23.53%) Java Engineer
5 19 (22.35%) Java Software Engineer
6 11 (12.94%) SC Cleared Software Engineer
6 11 (12.94%) Software Developer
7 6 (7.06%) C++ Software Engineer
7 6 (7.06%) Support Engineer
8 5 (5.88%) Agile Developer
8 5 (5.88%) Agile Java Developer
8 5 (5.88%) Java Software Developer
8 5 (5.88%) SC Cleared Java Developer
9 4 (4.71%) Applications Developer
9 4 (4.71%) C++ Developer
9 4 (4.71%) C++/Java Developer
10 3 (3.53%) Architect
10 3 (3.53%) C# Developer
10 3 (3.53%) C++ Software Developer
10 3 (3.53%) Software Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (27.06%) Spring
2 16 (18.82%) Web Services
3 11 (12.94%) Apache Camel
3 11 (12.94%) CSS
3 11 (12.94%) HTML
3 11 (12.94%) J2EE
4 10 (11.76%) MFC
4 10 (11.76%) STL
5 9 (10.59%) Apache CXF
5 9 (10.59%) REST
6 5 (5.88%) RESTful
7 4 (4.71%) JSON
7 4 (4.71%) JSON-LD
7 4 (4.71%) OAuth2
8 3 (3.53%) Hibernate
8 3 (3.53%) JSP
8 3 (3.53%) XML
9 2 (2.35%) .NET
9 2 (2.35%) PostGIS
9 2 (2.35%) SAML
Miscellaneous
1 17 (20.00%) User Experience
2 9 (10.59%) Management Information System
3 6 (7.06%) Replication
4 4 (4.71%) Semantic Web
5 1 (1.18%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (1.18%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 6 (7.06%) Linux
2 4 (4.71%) Windows
3 3 (3.53%) Windows 7
4 1 (1.18%) Android
4 1 (1.18%) Apple iOS
4 1 (1.18%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 49 (57.65%) Software Engineering
2 40 (47.06%) Agile Software Development
3 35 (41.18%) UML
4 30 (35.29%) Scrum
5 20 (23.53%) OO
6 19 (22.35%) Time Management
7 10 (11.76%) SDLC
7 10 (11.76%) Web Development
8 9 (10.59%) E-Commerce
8 9 (10.59%) Information Management
8 9 (10.59%) Requirements Analysis
8 9 (10.59%) TDD
9 8 (9.41%) Open Source
10 7 (8.24%) Logistics
11 6 (7.06%) Programme Management
12 5 (5.88%) BDD
12 5 (5.88%) DevOps
12 5 (5.88%) Microservices
12 5 (5.88%) MVC
12 5 (5.88%) Pair Programming
Programming Languages
1 48 (56.47%) C++
2 23 (27.06%) JavaScript
3 18 (21.18%) C#
4 5 (5.88%) SQL
5 3 (3.53%) Ada
6 2 (2.35%) Ruby
7 1 (1.18%) Apex Code
7 1 (1.18%) Apple Swift
7 1 (1.18%) Groovy
7 1 (1.18%) Perl
7 1 (1.18%) PHP
7 1 (1.18%) PL/SQL
7 1 (1.18%) Python
Qualifications
1 25 (29.41%) Security Cleared
2 22 (25.88%) SC Cleared
3 1 (1.18%) ISEB
3 1 (1.18%) ISTQB
3 1 (1.18%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (7.06%) SLA
2 5 (5.88%) QA
System Software
1 3 (3.53%) Docker
2 1 (1.18%) Shibboleth
2 1 (1.18%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 2 (2.35%) Ansible
1 2 (2.35%) Mesos
1 2 (2.35%) OpenAM
1 2 (2.35%) Puppet
2 1 (1.18%) Kubernetes
2 1 (1.18%) OpenSSO
2 1 (1.18%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (1.18%) Sun Identity Manager
Vendors
1 17 (20.00%) Microsoft
2 9 (10.59%) Luciad
3 3 (3.53%) Oracle
4 2 (2.35%) ATG
4 2 (2.35%) ForgeRock
4 2 (2.35%) SAP
5 1 (1.18%) BEA
5 1 (1.18%) Salesforce.com
5 1 (1.18%) Siebel
5 1 (1.18%) Sun
5 1 (1.18%) Sybase
5 1 (1.18%) VeriFone
5 1 (1.18%) VMware
5 1 (1.18%) WorldPay