The table below looks at the statistics for Java skills in IT contracts advertised for the Yeovil region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Java over the 3 months to 2 September 2015 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
2 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Java
Rank 3 4 6
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +2
Contract jobs citing Java 20 8 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yeovil 60.61% 50.00% 18.18%
As % of the Programming Languages category 74.07% 57.14% 66.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 2 2
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£325 £275 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.18% -14.06%
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 6 0
Average hourly rate £39.25 £35.00 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+12.14% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £35.00 £37.00
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -5.40%
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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
27 14 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yeovil 81.82% 87.50% 27.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 6 2
Average daily rate £325 £450 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-27.77% +38.46%
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 21 7 0
Average hourly rate £39.25 £35.63 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+10.17% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.89 £35.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+11.10% +2.94%

Java
Jobs Demand Trend in Yeovil

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Java across the Yeovil region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
Hourly Rate Histogram in Yeovil

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Java across the Yeovil region over the 3 months to 2 September 2015.

Java Hourly Rate Histogram in Yeovil

Java
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yeovil

For the 6 months to 2 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Yeovil region citing Java also 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 that cited Java.

1 24 (85.71%) HTML
1 24 (85.71%) SQL
1 24 (85.71%) CSS
1 24 (85.71%) JSP
1 24 (85.71%) Apache
1 24 (85.71%) Tomcat
1 24 (85.71%) Web Development
2 22 (78.57%) Software Engineering
2 22 (78.57%) Scrum
2 22 (78.57%) Agile Software Development
3 20 (71.43%) OO
4 19 (67.86%) Time Management
5 16 (57.14%) C++
6 13 (46.43%) UML
7 12 (42.86%) C#
7 12 (42.86%) Eclipse
8 8 (28.57%) Security Cleared
9 7 (25.00%) SC Cleared
10 6 (21.43%) Military
11 3 (10.71%) Programme Management
12 2 (7.14%) Finance
12 2 (7.14%) Manufacturing
12 2 (7.14%) J2EE
12 2 (7.14%) Rational DOORS
12 2 (7.14%) Change Control
13 1 (3.57%) ATDD
13 1 (3.57%) Software Delivery
13 1 (3.57%) SDLC
13 1 (3.57%) Test Automation
13 1 (3.57%) WebDriver

Java
Top Related IT Skills in Yeovil by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Yeovil region citing Java also 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 that cited Java. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 24 (85.71%) Apache
1 24 (85.71%) Tomcat
Development Applications
1 12 (42.86%) Eclipse
2 2 (7.14%) Rational DOORS
3 1 (3.57%) Selenium
3 1 (3.57%) WebDriver
General
1 6 (21.43%) Military
2 2 (7.14%) Finance
2 2 (7.14%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 17 (60.71%) Software Engineer
2 9 (32.14%) Developer
2 9 (32.14%) Java Developer
3 1 (3.57%) Senior Test Analyst
3 1 (3.57%) Java Software Engineer
3 1 (3.57%) Project Manager
3 1 (3.57%) Tester
3 1 (3.57%) Analyst
3 1 (3.57%) Test Analyst
3 1 (3.57%) Senior Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (85.71%) HTML
1 24 (85.71%) CSS
1 24 (85.71%) JSP
2 2 (7.14%) J2EE
3 1 (3.57%) Web Services
3 1 (3.57%) .NET
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (85.71%) Web Development
2 22 (78.57%) Software Engineering
2 22 (78.57%) Scrum
2 22 (78.57%) Agile Software Development
3 20 (71.43%) OO
4 19 (67.86%) Time Management
5 13 (46.43%) UML
6 3 (10.71%) Programme Management
7 2 (7.14%) Change Control
8 1 (3.57%) ATDD
8 1 (3.57%) Software Delivery
8 1 (3.57%) SDLC
8 1 (3.57%) TDD
8 1 (3.57%) Pair Programming
8 1 (3.57%) OOP
8 1 (3.57%) E-Commerce
8 1 (3.57%) Configuration Management
8 1 (3.57%) Test Automation
8 1 (3.57%) BDD
8 1 (3.57%) Requirements Management
Programming Languages
1 24 (85.71%) SQL
2 16 (57.14%) C++
3 12 (42.86%) C#
4 1 (3.57%) C
4 1 (3.57%) Ada
Qualifications
1 8 (28.57%) Security Cleared
2 7 (25.00%) SC Cleared
3 1 (3.57%) ISEB