The table below looks at the statistics for Java skills in IT contracts advertised for the Somerset region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Java over the 3 months to 6 March 2015 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
6 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Java
Rank 16 30 13
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -17
Contract jobs citing Java 27 8 35
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Somerset 10.11% 3.20% 19.77%
As % of the Programming Languages category 23.68% 8.16% 38.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 5 28
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£350 £350 £310
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +12.90%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £333 £296
10% offered a daily rate of more than £405 £540 £320
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £366 £360
% change year-on-year
+9.36% +1.59%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 0 0
Average hourly rate £46.75 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.00 £40.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
-5.00% +17.64%
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
114 98 92
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Somerset 42.70% 39.20% 51.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 64 58 58
Average daily rate £330 £305 £310
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.19% -1.61%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £256 £254
10% offered a daily rate of more than £660 £413 £320
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 7 3
Average hourly rate £38.00 £30.00 £24.86
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+26.66% +20.67%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.50 £15.00 £16.72
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.20 £35.00 £33.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £34.06 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+5.71% -2.70%

Java
Jobs Demand Trend in Somerset

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Java across the Somerset region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 6 March 2015.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Java within the Somerset region over the 3 months to 6 March 2015. 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
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bath +13 7 £300 -42.85% 10
Bridgwater - - - -
Taunton - - - - 2
Yeovil - - - -
Java
South West

Java
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 6 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Somerset 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 24 (37.50%) Spring
2 20 (31.25%) Agile Software Development
2 20 (31.25%) SQL
3 16 (25.00%) E-Commerce
4 15 (23.44%) Security Cleared
5 14 (21.88%) Hibernate
5 14 (21.88%) Software Engineering
5 14 (21.88%) C++
5 14 (21.88%) .NET
5 14 (21.88%) Oracle
5 14 (21.88%) JSP
5 14 (21.88%) Web Services
6 13 (20.31%) Google
6 13 (20.31%) Scrum
6 13 (20.31%) SC Cleared
7 12 (18.75%) Microsoft
8 11 (17.19%) UML
8 11 (17.19%) Rational DOORS
9 10 (15.63%) Rational Rhapsody
9 10 (15.63%) Requirements Engineering
9 10 (15.63%) GWT
9 10 (15.63%) J2EE
9 10 (15.63%) ATG
10 9 (14.06%) Requirements Analysis
10 9 (14.06%) SQL Server
10 9 (14.06%) Unit Testing
11 8 (12.50%) Oracle Database 11g
11 8 (12.50%) hybris
11 8 (12.50%) BDD
11 8 (12.50%) Oracle Database

Java
Top Related IT Skills in Somerset by Category

For the 6 months to 6 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Somerset 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 7 (10.94%) Apache
1 7 (10.94%) Tomcat
2 3 (4.69%) WebLogic
3 2 (3.13%) JBoss
3 2 (3.13%) ATG Dynamo
3 2 (3.13%) Oracle Service Bus
3 2 (3.13%) Apache ServiceMix
4 1 (1.56%) WebSphere
4 1 (1.56%) Umbraco
4 1 (1.56%) Sitecore CMS
4 1 (1.56%) CMS
Applications
1 2 (3.13%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.56%) MS Project
2 1 (1.56%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 4 (6.25%) BusinessWorks
2 2 (3.13%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.56%) LDAP
1 1 (1.56%) DHCP
1 1 (1.56%) HTTP
1 1 (1.56%) TCP/IP
1 1 (1.56%) DNS
1 1 (1.56%) SAN
1 1 (1.56%) Internet
1 1 (1.56%) Firewall
1 1 (1.56%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (14.06%) SQL Server
2 8 (12.50%) Oracle Database 11g
2 8 (12.50%) Oracle Database
3 4 (6.25%) Oracle Reports
4 3 (4.69%) DTS
4 3 (4.69%) Oracle Database 10g
4 3 (4.69%) SQL Server 2008
4 3 (4.69%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 2 (3.13%) MySQL
5 2 (3.13%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (1.56%) SQLPlus
6 1 (1.56%) RDBMS
6 1 (1.56%) MS Access
6 1 (1.56%) Hadoop
6 1 (1.56%) CouchDB
6 1 (1.56%) MongoDB
6 1 (1.56%) Apache Cassandra
6 1 (1.56%) NoSQL
6 1 (1.56%) HBase
6 1 (1.56%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 11 (17.19%) Rational DOORS
2 10 (15.63%) Rational Rhapsody
3 8 (12.50%) ClearCase
3 8 (12.50%) ClearQuest
4 7 (10.94%) Git (software)
5 6 (9.38%) Eclipse
6 5 (7.81%) Ant
6 5 (7.81%) JUnit
6 5 (7.81%) Visual Studio
6 5 (7.81%) JIRA
6 5 (7.81%) Bitbucket
7 4 (6.25%) Oracle Forms
8 2 (3.13%) Subversion
8 2 (3.13%) Maven
8 2 (3.13%) Jenkins
9 1 (1.56%) Toad
General
1 4 (6.25%) Telecoms
1 4 (6.25%) Retail
2 3 (4.69%) Military
3 2 (3.13%) Electronics
3 2 (3.13%) Finance
3 2 (3.13%) Manufacturing
3 2 (3.13%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 40 (62.50%) Developer
2 15 (23.44%) Java Developer
3 12 (18.75%) Software Engineer
4 6 (9.38%) Analyst
5 5 (7.81%) Technical Architect
5 5 (7.81%) Architect
5 5 (7.81%) SQL Developer
5 5 (7.81%) Hybris Developer
6 4 (6.25%) PL/SQL Developer
6 4 (6.25%) TIBCO Developer
6 4 (6.25%) Oracle Developer
6 4 (6.25%) Business Developer
7 3 (4.69%) Analyst Developer
7 3 (4.69%) Database Developer
7 3 (4.69%) Android Developer
7 3 (4.69%) Oracle Analyst
8 2 (3.13%) QA Engineer
8 2 (3.13%) Senior Java Developer
8 2 (3.13%) Senior Developer
8 2 (3.13%) .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (37.50%) Spring
2 14 (21.88%) Hibernate
2 14 (21.88%) .NET
2 14 (21.88%) JSP
2 14 (21.88%) Web Services
3 10 (15.63%) J2EE
3 10 (15.63%) GWT
4 6 (9.38%) HTML
5 5 (7.81%) Java EE
5 5 (7.81%) Spring MVC
6 4 (6.25%) CSS
7 3 (4.69%) jQuery
8 2 (3.13%) JPA
8 2 (3.13%) .NET Framework
8 2 (3.13%) Apache Camel
9 1 (1.56%) JSF
9 1 (1.56%) Ajax
9 1 (1.56%) Spring Batch
9 1 (1.56%) Spring Integration
9 1 (1.56%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 8 (12.50%) Management Information System
2 4 (6.25%) Cryptography
3 2 (3.13%) DTV
4 1 (1.56%) N-Tier
4 1 (1.56%) Clustering
4 1 (1.56%) Reference Data
4 1 (1.56%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 7 (10.94%) UNIX
2 3 (4.69%) Linux
2 3 (4.69%) Android
3 1 (1.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (1.56%) Debian
3 1 (1.56%) Windows
3 1 (1.56%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (31.25%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (25.00%) E-Commerce
3 14 (21.88%) Software Engineering
4 13 (20.31%) Scrum
5 11 (17.19%) UML
6 10 (15.63%) Requirements Engineering
7 9 (14.06%) Unit Testing
7 9 (14.06%) Requirements Analysis
8 8 (12.50%) TDD
8 8 (12.50%) Information Management
8 8 (12.50%) BDD
9 5 (7.81%) MVC
10 4 (6.25%) OO
10 4 (6.25%) Web Application Development
10 4 (6.25%) System Testing
11 3 (4.69%) Test Scripting
11 3 (4.69%) Feature Driven Development
11 3 (4.69%) Android Development
12 2 (3.13%) Digital Marketing
12 2 (3.13%) ATDD
Programming Languages
1 20 (31.25%) SQL
2 14 (21.88%) C++
3 6 (9.38%) JavaScript
3 6 (9.38%) C#
4 5 (7.81%) Scala
4 5 (7.81%) PL/SQL
5 4 (6.25%) T-SQL
6 3 (4.69%) Perl
7 2 (3.13%) PHP
7 2 (3.13%) C
7 2 (3.13%) Python
8 1 (1.56%) Erlang
8 1 (1.56%) Bash Shell
8 1 (1.56%) VB
8 1 (1.56%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 15 (23.44%) Security Cleared
2 13 (20.31%) SC Cleared
3 2 (3.13%) ISEB
4 1 (1.56%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (1.56%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.69%) QA
System Software
1 3 (4.69%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 1 (1.56%) HP Quality Center
1 1 (1.56%) Puppet
1 1 (1.56%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 14 (21.88%) Oracle
2 13 (20.31%) Google
3 12 (18.75%) Microsoft
4 10 (15.63%) ATG
5 8 (12.50%) hybris
6 4 (6.25%) TIBCO
7 2 (3.13%) SAP
8 1 (1.56%) Sun
8 1 (1.56%) Red Hat
8 1 (1.56%) Sitecore
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