The table below looks at the statistics for Java skills in IT contracts advertised for the Taunton region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Java over the 3 months to 11 December 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
11 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Java
Rank 19 31 24
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -7
Contract jobs citing Java 1 3 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Taunton 1.59% 3.06% 6.54%
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.70% 5.56% 11.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 3 7
Median daily rate - £385 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +2.66%
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £425 £400
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £40.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Java
Somerset

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in contract jobs advertised in the Taunton region.

Programming Languages Category
Taunton
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
27 54 61
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Taunton 42.86% 55.10% 57.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 53 56
Median daily rate £310 £375 £330
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-17.33% +13.63%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £393 £400 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £393 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £38.00 £35.75
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +6.29%

Java
Jobs Demand Trend in Taunton

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Taunton region citing Java as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Programming Languages category.

Java Jobs Demand Trend in Taunton

Java
Daily Rate Trend in Taunton

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

Java Daily Rate Trend in Taunton

Java
Hourly Rate Trend in Taunton

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

Java Hourly Rate Trend in Taunton

Java
Top 28 Related IT Skills in Taunton

For the 6 months to 11 December 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 Taunton region with a requirement for Java.

1 2 (100.00%) Hadoop
1 2 (100.00%) Scrum
1 2 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) Continuous Delivery
2 1 (50.00%) TDD
2 1 (50.00%) Automated Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Unit Testing
2 1 (50.00%) System Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (50.00%) Test Automation
2 1 (50.00%) Linux
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (50.00%) Open Source
2 1 (50.00%) Apache Hive
2 1 (50.00%) HBase
2 1 (50.00%) Machine Learning
2 1 (50.00%) Big Data
2 1 (50.00%) Data Analytics
2 1 (50.00%) Analytics
2 1 (50.00%) Apache Pig
2 1 (50.00%) Apache Accumulo
2 1 (50.00%) Vagrant
2 1 (50.00%) Oozie
2 1 (50.00%) Ansible
2 1 (50.00%) Docker
2 1 (50.00%) Apache Spark

Java
Top Related IT Skills in Taunton 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 1 (50.00%) Apache Pig
1 1 (50.00%) Apache Spark
Cloud Services
1 1 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) Hadoop
2 1 (50.00%) Apache Accumulo
2 1 (50.00%) Apache Hive
2 1 (50.00%) Big Data
2 1 (50.00%) HBase
Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Vagrant
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Java Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Java Engineer
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) Continuous Delivery
1 2 (100.00%) Scrum
1 2 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 1 (50.00%) Analytics
2 1 (50.00%) Automated Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Data Analytics
2 1 (50.00%) Machine Learning
2 1 (50.00%) Open Source
2 1 (50.00%) System Testing
2 1 (50.00%) TDD
2 1 (50.00%) Test Automation
2 1 (50.00%) Unit Testing
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 1 (50.00%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (50.00%) Ansible
1 1 (50.00%) Oozie