The table below looks at the statistics for the Java Applications Developer role in IT contracts advertised for the South West region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Java Applications Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 1 October 2014 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
1 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java Application Developer
Rank 143 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs requiring a Java Applications Developer 2 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 0.060% - -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.065% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 0
Average daily rate
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£285 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £305 £350 £375
% change year-on-year
-12.85% -6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Java Applications Developer
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the South West region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
South West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
3094 2129 2892
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 93.47% 92.65% 93.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 2009 1383 1674
Average daily rate £375 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 169 173 250
Average hourly rate £20.00 £15.00 £18.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+33.33% -20.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £10.99
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £35.00 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+3.12% -8.57%

Java Applications Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Java Applications Developer in the job title across the South West region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Java Applications Developer Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

Java Applications Developer
Daily Rate Trend in the South West

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

Java Applications Developer Daily Rate Trend in the South West

Java Applications Developer
Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

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

Java Applications Developer Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

Java Applications Developer
Contract Job Locations in the South West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Java Applications Developer within the South West region over the 3 months to 1 October 2014. 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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statistics and historical trends)
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
Wiltshire - 1 £320 -
Devon - - - -
Java Applications Developer
England

Java Applications Developer
Top 9 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South West region that cited Java Applications Developer in their job title 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 with Java Applications Developer in their job title.

1 2 (100.00%) Java
2 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) Spring
2 1 (50.00%) WebSphere
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle APEX
2 1 (50.00%) Mentoring
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle
2 1 (50.00%) WebSphere Application Server
2 1 (50.00%) ITIL

Java Applications Developer
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South West region that cited Java Applications Developer in their job title 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 with Java Applications Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (50.00%) WebSphere
1 1 (50.00%) WebSphere Application Server
Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle APEX
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) Spring
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (50.00%) Mentoring
1 1 (50.00%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) Java
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle