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 22 January 2017 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
22 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Java
Somerset / Yeovil
Rank 7 1 6
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +5
Contract jobs citing Java 14 22 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yeovil 46.67% 55.00% 16.67%
As % of the Programming Languages category 48.28% 75.86% 25.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 6 0
Median daily rate £425 £488 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.82% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £413 £400
% change year-on-year
+3.03% +3.12%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 8 2
Median hourly rate £41.50 £43.88 £36.40
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.41% +20.53%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £39.88 £42.84 £37.50
% change year-on-year
-6.91% +14.22%

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
29 29 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yeovil 96.67% 72.50% 66.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 7 0
Median daily rate £388 £425 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.82% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £385 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 22 10 6
Median hourly rate £41.00 £43.75 £36.40
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.28% +20.19%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £38.75 £42.50 £35.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.00 £45.88 £38.25
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.50 £40.00 £35.50
% change year-on-year
+1.25% +12.67%

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 22 January 2017, 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 22 (91.67%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (87.50%) C++
3 20 (83.33%) C#
3 20 (83.33%) Software Engineering
4 19 (79.17%) Time Management
4 19 (79.17%) Scrum
5 17 (70.83%) UML
5 17 (70.83%) OO
6 13 (54.17%) Security Cleared
7 12 (50.00%) SC Cleared
8 9 (37.50%) User Experience
9 6 (25.00%) Eclipse
9 6 (25.00%) Rational DOORS
9 6 (25.00%) Change Control
10 5 (20.83%) SQL
10 5 (20.83%) Aerospace
11 4 (16.67%) Ada
11 4 (16.67%) RIA
11 4 (16.67%) Git (software)
12 3 (12.50%) Selenium
12 3 (12.50%) Requirements Management
12 3 (12.50%) Web Development
12 3 (12.50%) JIRA
12 3 (12.50%) CSS
12 3 (12.50%) JSP
12 3 (12.50%) HTML
12 3 (12.50%) Apache
12 3 (12.50%) Tomcat
12 3 (12.50%) Military
12 3 (12.50%) Programme Management

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 3 (12.50%) Apache
1 3 (12.50%) Tomcat
2 1 (4.17%) ATG Dynamo
2 1 (4.17%) WebLogic
Development Applications
1 6 (25.00%) Eclipse
1 6 (25.00%) Rational DOORS
2 4 (16.67%) Git (software)
3 3 (12.50%) JIRA
3 3 (12.50%) Selenium
4 1 (4.17%) Cucumber
4 1 (4.17%) Jenkins
4 1 (4.17%) Subversion
General
1 5 (20.83%) Aerospace
2 3 (12.50%) Finance
2 3 (12.50%) Manufacturing
2 3 (12.50%) Military
Job Titles
1 15 (62.50%) Software Engineer
2 13 (54.17%) Java Engineer
2 13 (54.17%) Java Software Engineer
3 7 (29.17%) Developer
4 4 (16.67%) Java Developer
4 4 (16.67%) Software Developer
5 3 (12.50%) C# Software Engineer
5 3 (12.50%) C++ Software Engineer
6 2 (8.33%) Automation Tester
6 2 (8.33%) C++ Developer
6 2 (8.33%) C++ Software Developer
6 2 (8.33%) C++/Java Developer
6 2 (8.33%) DOORS Engineer
6 2 (8.33%) Java Automation Tester
6 2 (8.33%) Java Software Developer
6 2 (8.33%) Tester
7 1 (4.17%) QA Automation Tester
7 1 (4.17%) Senior Automation Tester
7 1 (4.17%) Test Automation Developer
7 1 (4.17%) Test Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (12.50%) CSS
1 3 (12.50%) HTML
1 3 (12.50%) JSP
2 1 (4.17%) Gherkin
2 1 (4.17%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 9 (37.50%) User Experience
2 4 (16.67%) RIA
3 1 (4.17%) W3C
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (91.67%) Agile Software Development
2 20 (83.33%) Software Engineering
3 19 (79.17%) Scrum
3 19 (79.17%) Time Management
4 17 (70.83%) OO
4 17 (70.83%) UML
5 6 (25.00%) Change Control
6 3 (12.50%) Programme Management
6 3 (12.50%) Requirements Management
6 3 (12.50%) Secure Coding
6 3 (12.50%) Web Development
7 2 (8.33%) Automation Testing
7 2 (8.33%) Test Automation
8 1 (4.17%) ATDD
8 1 (4.17%) Automated Testing
8 1 (4.17%) BDD
8 1 (4.17%) E-Commerce
8 1 (4.17%) OWASP
8 1 (4.17%) Regression Testing
8 1 (4.17%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 21 (87.50%) C++
2 20 (83.33%) C#
3 5 (20.83%) SQL
4 4 (16.67%) Ada
Qualifications
1 13 (54.17%) Security Cleared
2 12 (50.00%) SC Cleared
3 1 (4.17%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.17%) PCI DSS
1 1 (4.17%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (4.17%) ATG