The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Exeter 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
Devon / Exeter
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 2 4 6
Rank change year-on-year +2 +2  
Contract jobs citing Java 49 32 34
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Exeter 28.00% 22.38% 20.86%
As % of the Programming Languages category 59.76% 45.71% 49.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 22 18
Median daily rate £438 £425 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.94% +3.03%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £389 £352 £375
10% offered a daily rate of more than £468 £425 £433
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £425 £400
% change year-on-year - +6.25%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £19.46
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 Exeter with a requirement for programming language skills.

Contract Programming Language Skills
Exeter
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 82 70 69
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Exeter 46.86% 48.95% 42.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 36 38 39
Median daily rate £395 £425 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -7.05% +13.33%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £295 £285
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £425 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +6.66% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 6 2
Median hourly rate - £32.50 £19.46
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +67.05%  
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 Exeter

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Exeter 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 Exeter

Java
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Exeter

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Java in Exeter

Java
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Exeter

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Java in Exeter over the 3 months to 25 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Java in Exeter

Java
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Exeter

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Java in Exeter

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 Exeter region with a requirement for Java.

1 44 (45.36%) Agile Software Development
2 40 (41.24%) Spring
3 32 (32.99%) HTML
4 29 (29.90%) JavaScript
5 26 (26.80%) Security Cleared
6 24 (24.74%) Maven
7 23 (23.71%) SC Cleared
7 23 (23.71%) JUnit
7 23 (23.71%) Open Source
7 23 (23.71%) Spring Boot
8 22 (22.68%) CSS
9 21 (21.65%) UML
10 20 (20.62%) Jenkins
11 19 (19.59%) Mentoring
12 17 (17.53%) CSS3
13 16 (16.49%) AngularJS
13 16 (16.49%) Microservices
13 16 (16.49%) OOA/OOD
14 15 (15.46%) Web Services
14 15 (15.46%) Test Automation
14 15 (15.46%) HTML5
14 15 (15.46%) Amazon AWS
14 15 (15.46%) Cloud Native
15 14 (14.43%) OpenShift
15 14 (14.43%) Dojo
15 14 (14.43%) Selenium
16 13 (13.40%) Software Engineering
16 13 (13.40%) Coaching
17 12 (12.37%) Oracle
18 11 (11.34%) BPSS Clearance

Java
Co-occurring IT Skills in Exeter 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 (3.09%) Apache
1 3 (3.09%) CMS
1 3 (3.09%) GlassFish
1 3 (3.09%) JCAPS
2 2 (2.06%) Apache Solr
2 2 (2.06%) Elasticsearch
2 2 (2.06%) IIS
2 2 (2.06%) Tomcat
3 1 (1.03%) Apache Pig
3 1 (1.03%) Apache Spark
3 1 (1.03%) Jetty
Applications
1 1 (1.03%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 15 (15.46%) Amazon AWS
2 14 (14.43%) OpenShift
3 8 (8.25%) SaaS
4 6 (6.19%) IaaS
4 6 (6.19%) PaaS
5 3 (3.09%) Amazon EC2
5 3 (3.09%) AWS CloudFormation
5 3 (3.09%) AWS Lambda
6 2 (2.06%) Cloud Computing
7 1 (1.03%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.06%) SMS
2 1 (1.03%) HTTPS
2 1 (1.03%) Internet
2 1 (1.03%) Intrusion Detection
2 1 (1.03%) LAN
2 1 (1.03%) TCP/IP
2 1 (1.03%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (7.22%) PostgreSQL
2 4 (4.12%) MongoDB
3 3 (3.09%) Amazon RDS
4 2 (2.06%) NoSQL
5 1 (1.03%) Hadoop
5 1 (1.03%) HBase
5 1 (1.03%) Oracle Database
5 1 (1.03%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 24 (24.74%) Maven
2 23 (23.71%) JUnit
3 20 (20.62%) Jenkins
4 14 (14.43%) Selenium
5 10 (10.31%) WebDriver
6 7 (7.22%) Git (software)
7 5 (5.15%) Cucumber
8 3 (3.09%) Eclipse
8 3 (3.09%) Spock
8 3 (3.09%) Subversion
9 1 (1.03%) Ant
9 1 (1.03%) Calabash
9 1 (1.03%) Gradle
9 1 (1.03%) IntelliJ
9 1 (1.03%) JMeter
9 1 (1.03%) Liquibase
9 1 (1.03%) Mercurial
9 1 (1.03%) NetBeans
General
1 1 (1.03%) Local Government
1 1 (1.03%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 68 (70.10%) Developer
2 57 (58.76%) Java Developer
3 11 (11.34%) AWS Developer
4 9 (9.28%) Analyst
5 8 (8.25%) Software Developer
6 7 (7.22%) Test Analyst
7 6 (6.19%) Java Software Developer
7 6 (6.19%) Test Automation Specialist
7 6 (6.19%) Test Specialist
8 5 (5.15%) Automation Test Analyst
8 5 (5.15%) JavaScript Developer
9 4 (4.12%) Angular Developer
9 4 (4.12%) Consultant
9 4 (4.12%) Python Developer
9 4 (4.12%) Tester
10 3 (3.09%) Architect
10 3 (3.09%) AWS Architect
10 3 (3.09%) AWS Consultant
10 3 (3.09%) Senior Developer
10 3 (3.09%) Senior Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 40 (41.24%) Spring
2 32 (32.99%) HTML
3 23 (23.71%) Spring Boot
4 22 (22.68%) CSS
5 17 (17.53%) CSS3
6 16 (16.49%) AngularJS
7 15 (15.46%) HTML5
7 15 (15.46%) Web Services
8 14 (14.43%) Dojo
9 9 (9.28%) GWT
9 9 (9.28%) Struts
10 7 (7.22%) Hibernate
10 7 (7.22%) REST
11 6 (6.19%) Spring MVC
11 6 (6.19%) Struts2
11 6 (6.19%) XML
11 6 (6.19%) XSD
12 4 (4.12%) JAX-RS
12 4 (4.12%) JSON
12 4 (4.12%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 15 (15.46%) Cloud Native
2 5 (5.15%) Computer Science
3 2 (2.06%) Mobile App
4 1 (1.03%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (1.03%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 2 (2.06%) Linux
2 1 (1.03%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 44 (45.36%) Agile Software Development
2 23 (23.71%) Open Source
3 21 (21.65%) UML
4 19 (19.59%) Mentoring
5 16 (16.49%) Microservices
5 16 (16.49%) OOA/OOD
6 15 (15.46%) Test Automation
7 13 (13.40%) Coaching
7 13 (13.40%) Software Engineering
8 10 (10.31%) Scrum
9 8 (8.25%) Stakeholder Management
10 7 (7.22%) Continuous Improvement
11 6 (6.19%) MVC
12 5 (5.15%) Customer Requirements
12 5 (5.15%) Kanban
12 5 (5.15%) SDLC
13 4 (4.12%) DevOps
13 4 (4.12%) Release Management
13 4 (4.12%) Software Testing
14 3 (3.09%) Pair Programming
Programming Languages
1 29 (29.90%) JavaScript
2 8 (8.25%) Python
3 5 (5.15%) SQL
4 4 (4.12%) Ruby
5 3 (3.09%) Groovy
6 1 (1.03%) Perl
6 1 (1.03%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 26 (26.80%) Security Cleared
2 23 (23.71%) SC Cleared
3 11 (11.34%) BPSS Clearance
4 10 (10.31%) ISEB
4 10 (10.31%) ISTQB
5 7 (7.22%) Degree
6 3 (3.09%) Computer Science Degree
7 2 (2.06%) BC Cleared
8 1 (1.03%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (4.12%) QA
System Software
1 3 (3.09%) Docker
2 1 (1.03%) HDFS
2 1 (1.03%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 9 (9.28%) Kubernetes
2 1 (1.03%) Hadoop YARN
Vendors
1 12 (12.37%) Oracle
2 9 (9.28%) Google
3 1 (1.03%) Salesforce.com
3 1 (1.03%) VMware
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