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 25 June 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
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 14 4 17
Rank change year-on-year -10 +13  
Contract jobs citing Java 4 30 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bournemouth 8.16% 20.83% 2.41%
As % of the Programming Languages category 11.43% 46.15% 6.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 26 2
Median daily rate £325 £393 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -17.19% -4.84%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £305 £275 £343
10% offered a daily rate of more than £345 £458 £483
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £425 £400
% change year-on-year - +6.25%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £45.00 £35.75 £40.00
% change year-on-year +25.87% -10.62%  

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 35 65 33
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Bournemouth 71.43% 45.14% 39.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 51 11
Median daily rate £325 £393 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -17.19% +20.76%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £295 £325 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £411 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +6.66% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 4
Median hourly rate - - £32.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £37.50 £37.00
% change year-on-year +13.33% +1.35%  

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 25 June 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 5 (71.43%) SQL
2 3 (42.86%) Finance
2 3 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (42.86%) Data Management
2 3 (42.86%) Data Modelling
2 3 (42.86%) SOA
2 3 (42.86%) XML
2 3 (42.86%) SDLC
3 2 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (28.57%) Apache Spark
3 2 (28.57%) OpenText
3 2 (28.57%) Scala
3 2 (28.57%) Clojure
3 2 (28.57%) Apache Cassandra
3 2 (28.57%) Spring Integration
3 2 (28.57%) Big Data
3 2 (28.57%) Kafka
3 2 (28.57%) Web Services
3 2 (28.57%) N-Tier
3 2 (28.57%) OOA/OOD
3 2 (28.57%) OO
3 2 (28.57%) Apache
3 2 (28.57%) Oracle
3 2 (28.57%) DHTML
3 2 (28.57%) HTML
3 2 (28.57%) JavaScript
3 2 (28.57%) ETL
3 2 (28.57%) W3C
3 2 (28.57%) TDD
3 2 (28.57%) Banking

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 2 (28.57%) Apache
1 2 (28.57%) Apache Spark
2 1 (14.29%) Apache Solr
2 1 (14.29%) Oracle SOA Suite
Business Applications
1 2 (28.57%) OpenText Process Suite
Cloud Services
1 2 (28.57%) Cloud Computing
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (28.57%) Apache Cassandra
1 2 (28.57%) Big Data
1 2 (28.57%) Pentaho
2 1 (14.29%) Data Lake
2 1 (14.29%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (14.29%) Hadoop
2 1 (14.29%) OLAP
2 1 (14.29%) OLTP
2 1 (14.29%) Oracle Exadata
2 1 (14.29%) Oracle OLAP
Development Applications
1 1 (14.29%) Cucumber
1 1 (14.29%) Eclipse
1 1 (14.29%) ERwin
1 1 (14.29%) MagicDraw
1 1 (14.29%) Selenium
1 1 (14.29%) SpecFlow
1 1 (14.29%) WebDriver
General
1 3 (42.86%) Finance
2 2 (28.57%) Banking
3 1 (14.29%) Investment Banking
3 1 (14.29%) Wholesale Banking
Job Titles
1 5 (71.43%) Developer
1 5 (71.43%) Java Developer
2 2 (28.57%) Senior Developer
2 2 (28.57%) Senior Java Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Architect
3 1 (14.29%) Automation Test Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Automation Tester
3 1 (14.29%) Information Architect
3 1 (14.29%) Test Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (42.86%) XML
2 2 (28.57%) Ajax
2 2 (28.57%) DHTML
2 2 (28.57%) HTML
2 2 (28.57%) Kafka
2 2 (28.57%) Spring
2 2 (28.57%) Spring Integration
2 2 (28.57%) Web Services
3 1 (14.29%) JSON
3 1 (14.29%) Lucene
3 1 (14.29%) XML Schema
Miscellaneous
1 2 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (28.57%) N-Tier
1 2 (28.57%) W3C
2 1 (14.29%) Data Structures
2 1 (14.29%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (14.29%) Management Information System
2 1 (14.29%) Reference Data
2 1 (14.29%) Taxonomies
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (42.86%) Data Management
1 3 (42.86%) Data Modelling
1 3 (42.86%) SDLC
1 3 (42.86%) SOA
2 2 (28.57%) ETL
2 2 (28.57%) OO
2 2 (28.57%) OOA/OOD
2 2 (28.57%) Performance Testing
2 2 (28.57%) Process Management
2 2 (28.57%) Software Engineering
2 2 (28.57%) TDD
2 2 (28.57%) Test Automation
3 1 (14.29%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (14.29%) Data Migration
3 1 (14.29%) Data Protection
3 1 (14.29%) Data Validation
3 1 (14.29%) Integration Testing
3 1 (14.29%) MVC
3 1 (14.29%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 5 (71.43%) SQL
2 2 (28.57%) Clojure
2 2 (28.57%) JavaScript
2 2 (28.57%) Scala
3 1 (14.29%) C#
3 1 (14.29%) COBOL
3 1 (14.29%) Java 9
3 1 (14.29%) PL/SQL
3 1 (14.29%) SPARQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (14.29%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 2 (28.57%) OpenText
1 2 (28.57%) Oracle
2 1 (14.29%) Informatica