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 27 September 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
27 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Java
Rank 16 17 24
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +7
Contract jobs citing Java 15 39 26
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Somerset 6.76% 12.75% 7.85%
As % of the Programming Languages category 17.86% 24.53% 18.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 5 15
Median daily rate £375 £333 £305
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.78% +9.01%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £360 £327 £281
10% offered a daily rate of more than £404 £440 £378
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £419 £375
% change year-on-year
+1.49% +11.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 25 6
Median hourly rate £40.00 £42.75 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.43% +22.14%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.50 £40.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-3.75% +14.28%
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
84 159 139
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Somerset 37.84% 51.96% 41.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 56 89 97
Median daily rate £350 £356 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.75% +9.61%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £300 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £474 £400 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 30 10
Median hourly rate £40.00 £42.75 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.43% +22.14%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.00 £39.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+5.12% +11.42%

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
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 27 September 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 6 - - 3
Bath +5 5 £370 - 5
Taunton +11 1 £368 +11.36% 3
Bridgwater - 1 £400 -
Java
South West

Java
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 27 September 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 26 (70.27%) Software Engineering
2 23 (62.16%) Agile Software Development
3 17 (45.95%) C++
4 15 (40.54%) UML
5 14 (37.84%) Scrum
6 13 (35.14%) Spring
7 11 (29.73%) Time Management
7 11 (29.73%) OO
7 11 (29.73%) JavaScript
7 11 (29.73%) C#
8 10 (27.03%) Security Cleared
9 9 (24.32%) SC Cleared
10 8 (21.62%) Open Source
10 8 (21.62%) Web Services
10 8 (21.62%) User Experience
11 7 (18.92%) JSON-LD
11 7 (18.92%) OAuth2
11 7 (18.92%) Linux
11 7 (18.92%) E-Commerce
11 7 (18.92%) J2EE
11 7 (18.92%) Semantic Web
11 7 (18.92%) RESTful
11 7 (18.92%) MongoDB
11 7 (18.92%) JSON
12 6 (16.22%) TDD
12 6 (16.22%) Rational DOORS
12 6 (16.22%) Hadoop
13 5 (13.51%) High Availability
13 5 (13.51%) Pair Programming
13 5 (13.51%) SOA

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 (8.11%) Apache
1 3 (8.11%) Apache Pig
1 3 (8.11%) Apache Spark
2 2 (5.41%) Tomcat
3 1 (2.70%) Drupal
3 1 (2.70%) JBoss
3 1 (2.70%) NetWeaver
3 1 (2.70%) NServiceBus
3 1 (2.70%) SAP EP
Applications
1 2 (5.41%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.70%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (2.70%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (2.70%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (10.81%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (18.92%) MongoDB
2 6 (16.22%) Hadoop
3 4 (10.81%) Big Data
3 4 (10.81%) Neo4j
3 4 (10.81%) NoSQL
4 3 (8.11%) Apache Accumulo
4 3 (8.11%) Apache Hive
4 3 (8.11%) HBase
5 1 (2.70%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (2.70%) SAP BW
5 1 (2.70%) SQL Server
5 1 (2.70%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 6 (16.22%) Rational DOORS
2 3 (8.11%) Vagrant
2 3 (8.11%) Visual Studio
3 2 (5.41%) Eclipse
3 2 (5.41%) Git (software)
4 1 (2.70%) Artifactory
4 1 (2.70%) Gradle
4 1 (2.70%) JIRA
4 1 (2.70%) Maven
4 1 (2.70%) Selenium
4 1 (2.70%) Sonatype Nexus
4 1 (2.70%) TeamCity
General
1 4 (10.81%) Aerospace
2 2 (5.41%) Finance
2 2 (5.41%) Manufacturing
2 2 (5.41%) Military
Job Titles
1 19 (51.35%) Software Engineer
2 15 (40.54%) Developer
3 13 (35.14%) Java Engineer
3 13 (35.14%) Java Software Engineer
4 11 (29.73%) Java Developer
5 3 (8.11%) Integration Engineer
5 3 (8.11%) J2EE Software Engineer
5 3 (8.11%) Java J2EE Software Engineer
5 3 (8.11%) SC Cleared Software Engineer
5 3 (8.11%) Software Developer
5 3 (8.11%) Software Integration Engineer
6 2 (5.41%) C++ Developer
6 2 (5.41%) C++ Software Developer
6 2 (5.41%) C++/Java Developer
6 2 (5.41%) Java Server Engineer
6 2 (5.41%) Java Software Developer
6 2 (5.41%) SC Cleared Java Developer
6 2 (5.41%) Senior Developer
6 2 (5.41%) Senior Java Developer
6 2 (5.41%) Server Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (35.14%) Spring
2 8 (21.62%) Web Services
3 7 (18.92%) J2EE
3 7 (18.92%) JSON
3 7 (18.92%) JSON-LD
3 7 (18.92%) OAuth2
3 7 (18.92%) RESTful
4 5 (13.51%) SAML
5 3 (8.11%) AngularJS
5 3 (8.11%) CSS
5 3 (8.11%) HTML
5 3 (8.11%) MFC
5 3 (8.11%) STL
6 2 (5.41%) Hibernate
6 2 (5.41%) JSP
6 2 (5.41%) React
6 2 (5.41%) SOAP
6 2 (5.41%) Spring MVC
7 1 (2.70%) Oracle ADF
7 1 (2.70%) SAP Basis
Miscellaneous
1 8 (21.62%) User Experience
2 7 (18.92%) Semantic Web
3 2 (5.41%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (2.70%) Clustering
4 1 (2.70%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 7 (18.92%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (70.27%) Software Engineering
2 23 (62.16%) Agile Software Development
3 15 (40.54%) UML
4 14 (37.84%) Scrum
5 11 (29.73%) OO
5 11 (29.73%) Time Management
6 8 (21.62%) Open Source
7 7 (18.92%) E-Commerce
8 6 (16.22%) TDD
9 5 (13.51%) High Availability
9 5 (13.51%) Microservices
9 5 (13.51%) Open Source Development
9 5 (13.51%) Pair Programming
9 5 (13.51%) SOA
10 4 (10.81%) Continuous Delivery
10 4 (10.81%) DevOps
10 4 (10.81%) Identity Access Management
10 4 (10.81%) Web Development
11 3 (8.11%) Change Control
11 3 (8.11%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 17 (45.95%) C++
2 11 (29.73%) C#
2 11 (29.73%) JavaScript
3 4 (10.81%) Ada
3 4 (10.81%) SQL
4 1 (2.70%) ABAP
4 1 (2.70%) Groovy
4 1 (2.70%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 10 (27.03%) Security Cleared
2 9 (24.32%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.70%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (10.81%) Docker
1 4 (10.81%) Shibboleth
2 1 (2.70%) vCloud
2 1 (2.70%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 5 (13.51%) OpenAM
2 4 (10.81%) Ansible
2 4 (10.81%) OpenSSO
2 4 (10.81%) Sun Identity Manager
3 3 (8.11%) Oozie
4 1 (2.70%) Kubernetes
4 1 (2.70%) Mesos
4 1 (2.70%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (2.70%) Puppet
Vendors
1 5 (13.51%) ForgeRock
2 4 (10.81%) Sun
3 3 (8.11%) Microsoft
4 2 (5.41%) Oracle
5 1 (2.70%) AppDynamics
5 1 (2.70%) SAP
5 1 (2.70%) VMware
Yeovil, Somerset
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
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