The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Bournemouth with a requirement for Java skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Java over the 3 months to 30 March 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
Dorset / Bournemouth
3 months to
30 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 10 10 18
Rank change year-on-year 0 +8  
Contract jobs citing Java 3 11 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bournemouth 6.82% 9.82% 3.92%
As % of the Programming Languages category 15.79% 28.21% 11.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 3 2
Median daily rate £525 £450 £369
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +16.66% +22.03%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £420 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +5.00% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Median hourly rate - - £32.25
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.00 £38.75 £38.13
% change year-on-year +5.80% +1.63%  

Java is in the programming language skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Bournemouth with a requirement for programming language skills.

Contract Programming Language Skills
Bournemouth
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 19 39 36
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Bournemouth 43.18% 34.82% 35.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 21 22
Median daily rate £363 £450 £305
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -19.44% +47.54%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £318 £216
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £600 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +3.33% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 4
Median hourly rate £42.50 - £32.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.50 £40.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year +3.75% +11.11%  

Java
Job Vacancy Trend in Bournemouth

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Bournemouth citing Java as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Programming Languages category.

Job vacancy trend for Java in Bournemouth

Java
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Bournemouth

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Java in Bournemouth

Java
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Bournemouth

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Java in Bournemouth

For the 6 months to 30 March 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 Bournemouth region with a requirement for Java.

1 8 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (50.00%) Finance
3 5 (41.67%) TDD
3 5 (41.67%) Big Data
4 4 (33.33%) Kafka
4 4 (33.33%) Mobile App
4 4 (33.33%) User Experience
4 4 (33.33%) Apache Spark
4 4 (33.33%) Banking
4 4 (33.33%) Scrum
4 4 (33.33%) Windows
4 4 (33.33%) Graphic Design
4 4 (33.33%) Android
4 4 (33.33%) iPhone
4 4 (33.33%) Release Management
5 3 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
5 3 (25.00%) JavaScript
5 3 (25.00%) J2EE
5 3 (25.00%) Data Management
6 2 (16.67%) Retail
6 2 (16.67%) Apache
6 2 (16.67%) Cash Management
6 2 (16.67%) Scala
6 2 (16.67%) Clojure
6 2 (16.67%) Apache Cassandra
6 2 (16.67%) Spring
6 2 (16.67%) Blockchain
6 2 (16.67%) Spring Integration
6 2 (16.67%) DevOps
7 1 (8.33%) COBOL

Java
Co-occurring IT Skills in Bournemouth 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 4 (33.33%) Apache Spark
2 2 (16.67%) Apache
3 1 (8.33%) Apache Solr
3 1 (8.33%) Oracle SOA Suite
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (41.67%) Big Data
2 2 (16.67%) Apache Cassandra
2 2 (16.67%) Blockchain
3 1 (8.33%) Data Lake
3 1 (8.33%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (8.33%) Hadoop
3 1 (8.33%) NoSQL
3 1 (8.33%) OLAP
3 1 (8.33%) OLTP
3 1 (8.33%) Oracle OLAP
3 1 (8.33%) Pentaho
Development Applications
1 1 (8.33%) Eclipse
1 1 (8.33%) ERwin
1 1 (8.33%) Git (software)
1 1 (8.33%) MagicDraw
General
1 6 (50.00%) Finance
2 4 (33.33%) Banking
3 2 (16.67%) Retail
4 1 (8.33%) Wholesale Banking
Job Titles
1 11 (91.67%) Developer
2 7 (58.33%) Java Developer
3 4 (33.33%) Applications Developer
3 4 (33.33%) Mobile Applications Developer
3 4 (33.33%) Mobile Developer
4 2 (16.67%) Senior Developer
4 2 (16.67%) Senior Java Developer
5 1 (8.33%) Architect
5 1 (8.33%) Information Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (33.33%) Kafka
2 3 (25.00%) J2EE
3 2 (16.67%) Spring
3 2 (16.67%) Spring Integration
4 1 (8.33%) Dropwizard
4 1 (8.33%) JSON
4 1 (8.33%) Lucene
4 1 (8.33%) Natural Language Processing
4 1 (8.33%) RESTful
4 1 (8.33%) Web Services
4 1 (8.33%) XML
4 1 (8.33%) XML Schema
Miscellaneous
1 4 (33.33%) Graphic Design
1 4 (33.33%) iPhone
1 4 (33.33%) Mobile App
1 4 (33.33%) User Experience
2 1 (8.33%) Data Structures
2 1 (8.33%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (8.33%) Management Information System
2 1 (8.33%) Reference Data
2 1 (8.33%) Taxonomies
Operating Systems
1 4 (33.33%) Android
1 4 (33.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (41.67%) TDD
3 4 (33.33%) Release Management
3 4 (33.33%) Scrum
4 3 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
4 3 (25.00%) Data Management
5 2 (16.67%) Cash Management
5 2 (16.67%) DevOps
6 1 (8.33%) Analytics
6 1 (8.33%) Android Development
6 1 (8.33%) Continuous Delivery
6 1 (8.33%) Continuous Deployment
6 1 (8.33%) Data Lineage
6 1 (8.33%) Information Architecture
6 1 (8.33%) Logical Data Model
6 1 (8.33%) Machine Learning
6 1 (8.33%) Metadata Management
6 1 (8.33%) Open Source
6 1 (8.33%) Physical Data Model
6 1 (8.33%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 3 (25.00%) JavaScript
2 2 (16.67%) Clojure
2 2 (16.67%) Scala
3 1 (8.33%) COBOL
3 1 (8.33%) Python
3 1 (8.33%) Ruby
3 1 (8.33%) SPARQL
3 1 (8.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (8.33%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (8.33%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 1 (8.33%) Informatica
1 1 (8.33%) Oracle