The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Poole 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 23 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 / Poole
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 4 7 7
Rank change year-on-year +3 0  
Contract jobs citing Java 1 3 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Poole 5.88% 8.11% 9.76%
As % of the Programming Languages category 12.50% 25.00% 36.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 2 3
Median daily rate £325 £413 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -21.21% +37.50%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £420 £400
% change year-on-year +1.19% +5.00%  
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 Poole with a requirement for programming language skills.

Contract Programming Language Skills
Poole
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 8 12 11
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Poole 47.06% 32.43% 26.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 8 9
Median daily rate £338 £325 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.84% +8.33%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £163 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £418 £550 £365
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +6.66% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Median hourly rate - £47.50 £33.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +42.85%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £37.50 £36.50
% change year-on-year +13.33% +2.73%  

Java
Job Vacancy Trend in Poole

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Poole 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 Poole

Java
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Poole

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Java in Poole

Java
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Poole

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Java in Poole

For the 6 months to 23 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 Poole region with a requirement for Java.

1 13 (100.00%) JSP
1 13 (100.00%) Struts
2 11 (84.62%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (84.62%) Spring
2 11 (84.62%) JSON
2 11 (84.62%) REST
2 11 (84.62%) Hibernate
2 11 (84.62%) Servlets
2 11 (84.62%) HTML
2 11 (84.62%) JavaScript
2 11 (84.62%) SQL
2 11 (84.62%) Relational Database
2 11 (84.62%) CSS
3 2 (15.38%) Mobile Development
3 2 (15.38%) Front End Development
3 2 (15.38%) MySQL
3 2 (15.38%) Mobile App
3 2 (15.38%) RESTful
3 2 (15.38%) Web Development

Java
Co-occurring IT Skills in Poole 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 11 (84.62%) Relational Database
2 2 (15.38%) MySQL
Job Titles
1 13 (100.00%) Developer
1 13 (100.00%) Java Developer
2 2 (15.38%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
2 2 (15.38%) Front End Java Developer (Client-Side Java Developer)
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (100.00%) JSP
1 13 (100.00%) Struts
2 11 (84.62%) CSS
2 11 (84.62%) Hibernate
2 11 (84.62%) HTML
2 11 (84.62%) JSON
2 11 (84.62%) REST
2 11 (84.62%) Servlets
2 11 (84.62%) Spring
3 2 (15.38%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 2 (15.38%) Mobile App
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (84.62%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (15.38%) Front End Development
2 2 (15.38%) Mobile Development
2 2 (15.38%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 11 (84.62%) JavaScript
1 11 (84.62%) SQL