Period
to 15 October 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Devon with a requirement for Java 8 skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Java 8 over the 6 months to 15 October 2018 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 SE 8
South West > Devon
6 months to
15 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 54 52 -
Rank change year-on-year -2 - +61
Contract jobs citing Java 8 1 4 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Devon 0.21% 0.72% -
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.54% 1.64% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 2 0
Devon median daily rate £450 £438 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.86% - -
South West median daily rate £425 £425 £428
% change year-on-year - -0.58% +6.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Devon median hourly rate - - -
South West median hourly rate £39.64 - -

Java 8 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 Devon with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Devon
Contract vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 185 244 236
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Devon 39.28% 43.65% 49.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 91 130 143
Devon median daily rate £350 £400 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -12.50% +23.08% -12.87%
10th Percentile £225 £300 £194
90th Percentile £513 £500 £475
South West median daily rate £425 £375 £355
% change year-on-year +13.33% +5.63% -5.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 17 30
Devon median hourly rate £37.25 £37.50 £42.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -0.67% -11.76% +77.08%
10th Percentile £26.88 £28.25 £18.64
90th Percentile £43.13 £47.70 £51.50
South West median hourly rate £42.50 £42.50 £40.00
% change year-on-year - +6.25% +1.91%

Java 8
Job Vacancy Trend in Devon

Job postings citing Java 8 as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Devon.

Job vacancy trend for Java 8 in Devon

Java 8
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Devon

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Java 8 in Devon.

Contractor daily rate trend for Java 8 in Devon

For the 6 months to 15 October 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Java 8 also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Devon region with a requirement for Java 8.

1 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) Scrum
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Kanban
1 1 (100.00%) RESTful
1 1 (100.00%) Big Data
1 1 (100.00%) Microservices

Java 8
Co-occurring IT Skills in Devon 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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) Big Data
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) RESTful
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Kanban
1 1 (100.00%) Microservices
1 1 (100.00%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) Java