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 July 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 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Java
Rank 15 11 29
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +18
Contract jobs citing Java 18 49 24
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Somerset 7.44% 14.94% 6.59%
As % of the Programming Languages category 26.87% 30.82% 13.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 7 11
Median daily rate £375 £375 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +25.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £349 £340 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £401 £440 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 33 8
Median hourly rate £40.38 £42.75 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.55% +22.14%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £36.05 £32.54 £33.84
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £145.68 £55.00 £36.12
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £40.38 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-10.84% +15.37%
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
67 159 179
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Somerset 27.69% 48.48% 49.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 43 80 131
Median daily rate £375 £358 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.89% +10.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £278 £280
10% offered a daily rate of more than £421 £400 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £351 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.99% +0.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 39 9
Median hourly rate £39.25 £42.00 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.54% +20.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £33.60 £30.00 £33.84
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £55.00 £36.40
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £37.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%

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 July 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 July 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
Bath -2 9 £375 +7.14% 14
Yeovil -1 5 - -
Taunton +15 1 £368 - 6
Bridgwater 0 1 £400 +6.66%
Java
South West

Java
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 40 (64.52%) Software Engineering
2 34 (54.84%) C++
3 32 (51.61%) Agile Software Development
4 26 (41.94%) UML
5 23 (37.10%) Scrum
6 19 (30.65%) Security Cleared
7 17 (27.42%) SC Cleared
7 17 (27.42%) OO
8 15 (24.19%) Time Management
9 14 (22.58%) Spring
9 14 (22.58%) JavaScript
9 14 (22.58%) C#
10 13 (20.97%) User Experience
11 12 (19.35%) Aerospace
12 10 (16.13%) STL
12 10 (16.13%) Web Services
12 10 (16.13%) J2EE
12 10 (16.13%) MFC
12 10 (16.13%) SDLC
13 9 (14.52%) Rational DOORS
13 9 (14.52%) MS Office
13 9 (14.52%) Visual Studio
13 9 (14.52%) E-Commerce
14 8 (12.90%) Open Source
15 7 (11.29%) Microsoft
15 7 (11.29%) Web Development
15 7 (11.29%) TDD
16 6 (9.68%) Pair Programming
16 6 (9.68%) Linux
16 6 (9.68%) Microservices

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 (6.45%) Apache Pig
2 3 (4.84%) Apache Spark
3 2 (3.23%) Apache
4 1 (1.61%) GeoServer
4 1 (1.61%) Tomcat
Applications
1 9 (14.52%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (3.23%) Magento
2 1 (1.61%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.61%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (1.61%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (1.61%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.23%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (9.68%) MongoDB
2 5 (8.06%) Hadoop
3 4 (6.45%) Apache Hive
3 4 (6.45%) Neo4j
4 3 (4.84%) Apache Accumulo
4 3 (4.84%) Big Data
4 3 (4.84%) GIS
4 3 (4.84%) HBase
4 3 (4.84%) NoSQL
5 2 (3.23%) QGIS
6 1 (1.61%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (1.61%) Spatial Data
6 1 (1.61%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 9 (14.52%) Rational DOORS
1 9 (14.52%) Visual Studio
2 4 (6.45%) Selenium
3 3 (4.84%) Vagrant
4 2 (3.23%) Git (software)
4 2 (3.23%) Gradle
4 2 (3.23%) JIRA
5 1 (1.61%) Artifactory
5 1 (1.61%) Cucumber
5 1 (1.61%) Eclipse
5 1 (1.61%) eggPlant
5 1 (1.61%) FitNesse
5 1 (1.61%) GitLab
5 1 (1.61%) JBehave
5 1 (1.61%) Jenkins
5 1 (1.61%) Maven
5 1 (1.61%) Sonatype Nexus
5 1 (1.61%) TeamCity
5 1 (1.61%) WATIR
5 1 (1.61%) WebDriver
General
1 12 (19.35%) Aerospace
2 2 (3.23%) Finance
2 2 (3.23%) Manufacturing
2 2 (3.23%) Military
3 1 (1.61%) Electronics
3 1 (1.61%) Marketing
3 1 (1.61%) Retail
3 1 (1.61%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 29 (46.77%) Software Engineer
2 26 (41.94%) Developer
3 19 (30.65%) Java Developer
4 15 (24.19%) Java Engineer
4 15 (24.19%) Java Software Engineer
5 8 (12.90%) SC Cleared Software Engineer
6 7 (11.29%) Software Developer
7 5 (8.06%) C++ Software Engineer
8 4 (6.45%) Java Software Developer
9 3 (4.84%) Applications Developer
9 3 (4.84%) C# Developer
9 3 (4.84%) C++ Developer
9 3 (4.84%) C++ Software Developer
9 3 (4.84%) C++/Java Developer
9 3 (4.84%) Integration Engineer
9 3 (4.84%) Software Integration Engineer
10 2 (3.23%) Analyst
10 2 (3.23%) Architect
10 2 (3.23%) Senior Developer
10 2 (3.23%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (22.58%) Spring
2 10 (16.13%) J2EE
2 10 (16.13%) MFC
2 10 (16.13%) STL
2 10 (16.13%) Web Services
3 5 (8.06%) JSON
3 5 (8.06%) JSON-LD
3 5 (8.06%) OAuth2
3 5 (8.06%) RESTful
4 4 (6.45%) Apache Camel
4 4 (6.45%) CSS
4 4 (6.45%) HTML
4 4 (6.45%) REST
5 3 (4.84%) Apache CXF
5 3 (4.84%) SAML
6 2 (3.23%) AngularJS
6 2 (3.23%) PostGIS
6 2 (3.23%) Spring MVC
7 1 (1.61%) Backbone.js
7 1 (1.61%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 13 (20.97%) User Experience
2 5 (8.06%) Semantic Web
3 4 (6.45%) Replication
4 3 (4.84%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.61%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 6 (9.68%) Linux
2 3 (4.84%) Windows
2 3 (4.84%) Windows 7
3 1 (1.61%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (64.52%) Software Engineering
2 32 (51.61%) Agile Software Development
3 26 (41.94%) UML
4 23 (37.10%) Scrum
5 17 (27.42%) OO
6 15 (24.19%) Time Management
7 10 (16.13%) SDLC
8 9 (14.52%) E-Commerce
9 8 (12.90%) Open Source
10 7 (11.29%) TDD
10 7 (11.29%) Web Development
11 6 (9.68%) Microservices
11 6 (9.68%) Pair Programming
12 5 (8.06%) Open Source Development
13 4 (6.45%) Continuous Delivery
13 4 (6.45%) MVC
14 3 (4.84%) Information Management
14 3 (4.84%) Logistics
14 3 (4.84%) Requirements Analysis
14 3 (4.84%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 34 (54.84%) C++
2 14 (22.58%) C#
2 14 (22.58%) JavaScript
3 3 (4.84%) SQL
4 2 (3.23%) Ada
5 1 (1.61%) Groovy
5 1 (1.61%) PL/SQL
5 1 (1.61%) Python
Qualifications
1 19 (30.65%) Security Cleared
2 17 (27.42%) SC Cleared
3 1 (1.61%) ISEB
3 1 (1.61%) ISTQB
3 1 (1.61%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (8.06%) QA
2 4 (6.45%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (8.06%) Docker
2 2 (3.23%) Shibboleth
3 1 (1.61%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 4 (6.45%) Ansible
2 3 (4.84%) Oozie
2 3 (4.84%) OpenAM
3 2 (3.23%) OpenSSO
3 2 (3.23%) Sun Identity Manager
4 1 (1.61%) Kubernetes
4 1 (1.61%) Mesos
4 1 (1.61%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (1.61%) Puppet
Vendors
1 7 (11.29%) Microsoft
2 3 (4.84%) ForgeRock
2 3 (4.84%) Luciad
3 2 (3.23%) ATG
3 2 (3.23%) Sun
4 1 (1.61%) Oracle
4 1 (1.61%) SAP
4 1 (1.61%) VMware
Bath, Avon
Sanderson
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: 3 days ago