The table below looks at the statistics for Java skills in IT contracts advertised for the Yeovil region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Java over the 3 months to 6 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
6 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Java
Rank 3 1 6
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +5
Contract jobs citing Java 18 16 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yeovil 45.00% 51.61% 14.29%
As % of the Programming Languages category 56.25% 59.26% 28.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 2 0
Median daily rate £425 £356 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+19.29% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £425 £400
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 10 2
Median hourly rate £40.00 £43.75 £36.40
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.57% +20.19%
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 Yeovil region.

Programming Languages Category
Yeovil
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
32 27 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yeovil 80.00% 87.10% 50.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 6 0
Median daily rate £425 £313 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+36.00% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 26 11 5
Median hourly rate £40.00 £43.75 £36.40
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.57% +20.19%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £38.20 £39.76 £35.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.00 £44.00 £38.25
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £38.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +10.00%

Java
Jobs Demand Trend in Yeovil

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

Java Jobs Demand Trend in Yeovil

Java
Daily Rate Trend in Yeovil

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

Java Daily Rate Trend in Yeovil

Java
Hourly Rate Trend in Yeovil

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

Java Hourly Rate Trend in Yeovil

Java
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yeovil

For the 6 months to 6 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 Yeovil region with a requirement for Java.

1 16 (88.89%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (83.33%) C++
3 14 (77.78%) C#
3 14 (77.78%) Software Engineering
4 13 (72.22%) Time Management
4 13 (72.22%) Scrum
5 11 (61.11%) UML
5 11 (61.11%) OO
6 9 (50.00%) Security Cleared
7 8 (44.44%) SC Cleared
8 6 (33.33%) User Experience
9 5 (27.78%) Change Control
10 4 (22.22%) SQL
11 3 (16.67%) Ada
11 3 (16.67%) Eclipse
11 3 (16.67%) Aerospace
11 3 (16.67%) Rational DOORS
11 3 (16.67%) Selenium
11 3 (16.67%) Secure Coding
12 2 (11.11%) RIA
12 2 (11.11%) Requirements Management
12 2 (11.11%) Web Development
12 2 (11.11%) Automation Testing
12 2 (11.11%) Git (software)
12 2 (11.11%) Test Automation
12 2 (11.11%) Military
12 2 (11.11%) Programme Management
12 2 (11.11%) Manufacturing
12 2 (11.11%) Finance
12 2 (11.11%) CSS

Java
Top Related IT Skills in Yeovil 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 2 (11.11%) Apache
1 2 (11.11%) Tomcat
2 1 (5.56%) ATG Dynamo
2 1 (5.56%) WebLogic
Development Applications
1 3 (16.67%) Eclipse
1 3 (16.67%) Rational DOORS
1 3 (16.67%) Selenium
2 2 (11.11%) Git (software)
3 1 (5.56%) Cucumber
3 1 (5.56%) Jenkins
3 1 (5.56%) JIRA
3 1 (5.56%) Subversion
General
1 3 (16.67%) Aerospace
2 2 (11.11%) Finance
2 2 (11.11%) Manufacturing
2 2 (11.11%) Military
Job Titles
1 11 (61.11%) Software Engineer
2 9 (50.00%) Java Engineer
2 9 (50.00%) Java Software Engineer
3 5 (27.78%) Developer
4 3 (16.67%) Java Developer
4 3 (16.67%) Software Developer
5 2 (11.11%) Automation Tester
5 2 (11.11%) C++ Developer
5 2 (11.11%) C++ Software Developer
5 2 (11.11%) C++/Java Developer
5 2 (11.11%) Java Automation Tester
5 2 (11.11%) Java Software Developer
5 2 (11.11%) Tester
6 1 (5.56%) DOORS Engineer
6 1 (5.56%) QA Automation Tester
6 1 (5.56%) QA Tester
6 1 (5.56%) Senior Automation Tester
6 1 (5.56%) Senior QA Tester
6 1 (5.56%) Senior Tester
6 1 (5.56%) Test Automation Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (11.11%) CSS
1 2 (11.11%) HTML
1 2 (11.11%) JSP
2 1 (5.56%) Gherkin
2 1 (5.56%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 6 (33.33%) User Experience
2 2 (11.11%) RIA
3 1 (5.56%) W3C
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (88.89%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (77.78%) Software Engineering
3 13 (72.22%) Scrum
3 13 (72.22%) Time Management
4 11 (61.11%) OO
4 11 (61.11%) UML
5 5 (27.78%) Change Control
6 3 (16.67%) Secure Coding
7 2 (11.11%) Automation Testing
7 2 (11.11%) Programme Management
7 2 (11.11%) Requirements Management
7 2 (11.11%) Test Automation
7 2 (11.11%) Web Development
8 1 (5.56%) ATDD
8 1 (5.56%) Automated Testing
8 1 (5.56%) BDD
8 1 (5.56%) E-Commerce
8 1 (5.56%) OWASP
8 1 (5.56%) Regression Testing
8 1 (5.56%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 15 (83.33%) C++
2 14 (77.78%) C#
3 4 (22.22%) SQL
4 3 (16.67%) Ada
Qualifications
1 9 (50.00%) Security Cleared
2 8 (44.44%) SC Cleared
3 1 (5.56%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.56%) PCI DSS
1 1 (5.56%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (5.56%) ATG