The table below looks at the statistics for the Java Programmer 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 Programmer in their job title over the 3 months to 21 November 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
21 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java Programmer
Rank 140 - 125
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs requiring a Java Programmer 3 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 0.091% - 0.037%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.097% - 0.039%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Average daily rate
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- - £325
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £338 £335
% change year-on-year
-3.70% +0.74%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £38.75 -
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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
3102 2068 2568
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 94.23% 92.49% 93.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 2028 1303 1457
Average daily rate £375 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £207 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £475 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £370 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+5.71% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 218 177 211
Average hourly rate £23.00 £16.50 £18.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+39.39% -12.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.38 £11.00 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.50 £33.04 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £16.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
- -8.57%

Java Programmer
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

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

Java Programmer Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

Java Programmer
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 Programmer across the South West region.

Java Programmer Daily Rate Trend in the South West

Java Programmer
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 Programmer across the South West region.

Java Programmer Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

Java Programmer
Top 18 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 21 November 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South West region that cited Java Programmer 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 Programmer in their job title.

1 3 (100.00%) Java
1 3 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 3 (100.00%) J2EE
1 3 (100.00%) Oracle
1 3 (100.00%) Web Services
1 3 (100.00%) J2SE
1 3 (100.00%) Client/Server
1 3 (100.00%) Eclipse
1 3 (100.00%) HTTP
1 3 (100.00%) Spring
1 3 (100.00%) Google
1 3 (100.00%) JSON
1 3 (100.00%) GWT
1 3 (100.00%) Ext JS
1 3 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 3 (100.00%) Security Cleared
1 3 (100.00%) Sencha
1 3 (100.00%) REST

Java Programmer
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 21 November 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South West region that cited Java Programmer 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 Programmer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 3 (100.00%) HTTP
Development Applications
1 3 (100.00%) Eclipse
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (100.00%) J2EE
1 3 (100.00%) Web Services
1 3 (100.00%) J2SE
1 3 (100.00%) Spring
1 3 (100.00%) JSON
1 3 (100.00%) GWT
1 3 (100.00%) Ext JS
1 3 (100.00%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 3 (100.00%) Client/Server
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) Java
1 3 (100.00%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 3 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 3 (100.00%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Oracle
1 3 (100.00%) Google
1 3 (100.00%) Sencha