Period
to 17 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Bath with a requirement for Java skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Java over the 6 months to 17 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Java
Somerset > Bath
6 months to
17 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 15 13 27
Rank change year-on-year -2 +14 -10
Contract jobs citing Java 23 15 7
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bath 10.60% 7.85% 4.00%
As % of the Programming Languages category 20.91% 21.43% 8.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 11 3
Bath median daily rate £388 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.33% +7.14% +16.67%
10th Percentile £325 £331 £275
90th Percentile £475 £388 £375
Somerset median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +6.67% - +25.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 0
Bath median hourly rate £44.00 £190.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -76.84% - -
Somerset median hourly rate £48.25 £40.00 £42.75
% change year-on-year +20.63% -6.43% +22.14%

Java is in the Programming Languages category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Bath with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Bath
Contract vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 110 70 79
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bath 50.69% 36.65% 45.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 73 45 48
Bath median daily rate £375 £353 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.38% +8.46% +8.33%
10th Percentile £215 £256 £248
90th Percentile £511 £419 £449
Somerset median daily rate £388 £350 £350
% change year-on-year +10.71% - +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 1
Bath median hourly rate £44.00 £103.75 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -57.59% +196.43% -
10th Percentile £43.00 £34.25 £32.50
90th Percentile £45.00 £177.25 £37.50
Somerset median hourly rate £47.50 £40.00 £42.75
% change year-on-year +18.75% -6.43% +22.14%

Java
Job Vacancy Trend in Bath

Job postings citing Java as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Bath.

Job vacancy trend for Java in Bath

Java
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Bath

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Java in Bath.

Contractor daily rate trend for Java in Bath

Java
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Bath

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Java in Bath

For the 6 months to 17 November 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 Bath region with a requirement for Java.

1 13 (56.52%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (47.83%) Spring
3 10 (43.48%) JavaScript
3 10 (43.48%) Web Services
3 10 (43.48%) Groovy
3 10 (43.48%) RESTful
4 9 (39.13%) jQuery
4 9 (39.13%) Microservices
4 9 (39.13%) Maven
4 9 (39.13%) Software Engineering
5 8 (34.78%) JSON
5 8 (34.78%) Linux
5 8 (34.78%) AngularJS
6 7 (30.43%) Jenkins
6 7 (30.43%) Spring Boot
6 7 (30.43%) Gradle
6 7 (30.43%) Docker
6 7 (30.43%) Git (software)
6 7 (30.43%) Test Automation
6 7 (30.43%) Python
6 7 (30.43%) J2EE
6 7 (30.43%) React
7 6 (26.09%) Cloud Native
7 6 (26.09%) Rancher
7 6 (26.09%) TDD
7 6 (26.09%) REST
7 6 (26.09%) Ansible
7 6 (26.09%) Kubernetes
7 6 (26.09%) Build Automation
7 6 (26.09%) KnockoutJS

Java
Co-occurring IT Skills in Bath 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 (8.70%) Apache
2 1 (4.35%) Apache Pig
2 1 (4.35%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (4.35%) Mule ESB
2 1 (4.35%) WebLogic
Communications & Networking
1 2 (8.70%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (8.70%) Hadoop
1 2 (8.70%) MongoDB
2 1 (4.35%) Apache Hive
2 1 (4.35%) Big Data
2 1 (4.35%) HBase
2 1 (4.35%) Neo4j
2 1 (4.35%) Oracle Database
2 1 (4.35%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 9 (39.13%) Maven
2 7 (30.43%) Git (software)
2 7 (30.43%) Gradle
2 7 (30.43%) Jenkins
3 5 (21.74%) TeamCity
4 3 (13.04%) Eclipse
5 2 (8.70%) Ant
5 2 (8.70%) Cucumber
5 2 (8.70%) HP UFT
5 2 (8.70%) JIRA
5 2 (8.70%) JUnit
5 2 (8.70%) Selenium
5 2 (8.70%) SoapUI
5 2 (8.70%) Visual Studio
6 1 (4.35%) Artifactory
6 1 (4.35%) Rational DOORS
6 1 (4.35%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 1 (4.35%) Aerospace
1 1 (4.35%) Automotive
1 1 (4.35%) Finance
1 1 (4.35%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 19 (82.61%) Developer
2 15 (65.22%) Java Developer
3 7 (30.43%) Java Engineer
3 7 (30.43%) Java Software Engineer
3 7 (30.43%) Software Engineer
4 6 (26.09%) Full Stack Developer
5 5 (21.74%) Developer/Software Engineer
5 5 (21.74%) Java Software Developer
6 4 (17.39%) Software Developer
7 2 (8.70%) JavaScript Developer
7 2 (8.70%) JavaScript Engineer
7 2 (8.70%) Test Automation Manager
7 2 (8.70%) Test Manager
8 1 (4.35%) C/C++ Software Engineer
8 1 (4.35%) DevOps Engineer
8 1 (4.35%) Hadoop Developer
8 1 (4.35%) Java/J2EE Developer
8 1 (4.35%) Node.js Developer
8 1 (4.35%) SC Cleared Java Developer
8 1 (4.35%) UI Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (47.83%) Spring
2 10 (43.48%) RESTful
2 10 (43.48%) Web Services
3 9 (39.13%) jQuery
4 8 (34.78%) AngularJS
4 8 (34.78%) JSON
5 7 (30.43%) J2EE
5 7 (30.43%) React
5 7 (30.43%) Spring Boot
6 6 (26.09%) D3.js
6 6 (26.09%) KnockoutJS
6 6 (26.09%) REST
7 5 (21.74%) Node.js
8 4 (17.39%) Hibernate
9 3 (13.04%) CSS
9 3 (13.04%) HTML
9 3 (13.04%) Java EE
9 3 (13.04%) SOAP
9 3 (13.04%) XML
10 2 (8.70%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 6 (26.09%) Cloud Native
2 1 (4.35%) Algorithms
2 1 (4.35%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (4.35%) Embedded Systems
2 1 (4.35%) Greenfield Project
2 1 (4.35%) Life Science
2 1 (4.35%) Semantic Web
Operating Systems
1 8 (34.78%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (56.52%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (39.13%) Microservices
2 9 (39.13%) Software Engineering
3 7 (30.43%) Test Automation
4 6 (26.09%) Build Automation
4 6 (26.09%) TDD
5 5 (21.74%) Configuration Management
5 5 (21.74%) Scrum
6 4 (17.39%) Acceptance Criteria
6 4 (17.39%) Continuous Improvement
7 3 (13.04%) DevOps
8 2 (8.70%) BDD
8 2 (8.70%) Continuous Delivery
8 2 (8.70%) Extreme Programming
8 2 (8.70%) Mentoring
8 2 (8.70%) OO
8 2 (8.70%) OOA/OOD
8 2 (8.70%) Software Testing
8 2 (8.70%) Unit Testing
8 2 (8.70%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 10 (43.48%) Groovy
1 10 (43.48%) JavaScript
2 7 (30.43%) Python
3 5 (21.74%) Bash Shell
3 5 (21.74%) Kotlin
4 4 (17.39%) SQL
5 3 (13.04%) C#
5 3 (13.04%) C++
6 2 (8.70%) Jython
6 2 (8.70%) Ruby
6 2 (8.70%) VBScript
7 1 (4.35%) Ada
7 1 (4.35%) C
7 1 (4.35%) PL/SQL
7 1 (4.35%) Scala
Qualifications
1 1 (4.35%) SC Cleared
1 1 (4.35%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 7 (30.43%) Docker
2 1 (4.35%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 6 (26.09%) Ansible
1 6 (26.09%) Kubernetes
1 6 (26.09%) Rancher
2 2 (8.70%) CA Service Virtualization
3 1 (4.35%) Docker Swarm
3 1 (4.35%) Mesos
3 1 (4.35%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (4.35%) Puppet
Vendors
1 2 (8.70%) CA
1 2 (8.70%) HP
2 1 (4.35%) Oracle
2 1 (4.35%) VMware