Period
to 19 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Street with a requirement for Java skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Java over the 6 months to 19 November 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
Somerset > Street
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 1 7 8
Rank change year-on-year +6 +1 -4
Contract jobs citing Java 7 1 10
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Street 29.17% 4.55% 23.81%
As % of the Programming Languages category 63.64% 12.50% 43.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 0 6
Street median daily rate £406 - £413
10th Percentile £400 - £338
90th Percentile £419 - £592
Somerset median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +6.67% - +25.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Street median hourly rate - - -
Somerset median hourly rate £48.25 £40.00 £42.75
% change year-on-year +20.63% -6.43% +22.14%

Java 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 Street with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Street
Contract vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 11 8 23
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Street 45.83% 36.36% 54.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 6 6
Street median daily rate £413 £340 £369
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +21.32% -7.80% +20.90%
10th Percentile £396 £275 £322
90th Percentile £462 £538 £592
Somerset median daily rate £381 £350 £350
% change year-on-year +8.93% - +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Street median hourly rate - - -
Somerset median hourly rate £47.50 £40.00 £42.75
% change year-on-year +18.75% -6.43% +22.14%

Java
Job Vacancy Trend in Street

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

Job vacancy trend for Java in Street

Java
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Street

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Java in Street

For the 6 months to 19 November 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 Street region with a requirement for Java.

1 4 (57.14%) C#
1 4 (57.14%) C++
1 4 (57.14%) JavaScript
1 4 (57.14%) Web Services
1 4 (57.14%) Tomcat
1 4 (57.14%) Python
1 4 (57.14%) E-Commerce
1 4 (57.14%) WebSphere Application Server
1 4 (57.14%) Shell Script
1 4 (57.14%) nginx
1 4 (57.14%) RESTful
1 4 (57.14%) Amazon AWS
1 4 (57.14%) Open Source
1 4 (57.14%) PaaS
1 4 (57.14%) iPad
1 4 (57.14%) Ruby
1 4 (57.14%) WebSphere
1 4 (57.14%) Continuous Integration
1 4 (57.14%) Puppet
1 4 (57.14%) NoSQL
1 4 (57.14%) Node.js
1 4 (57.14%) Big Data
1 4 (57.14%) Jenkins
1 4 (57.14%) Mobile App
1 4 (57.14%) Enterprise Software
1 4 (57.14%) Opscode Chef
1 4 (57.14%) Cloud Foundry
1 4 (57.14%) Ansible
1 4 (57.14%) Docker
1 4 (57.14%) DevOps

Java
Co-occurring IT Skills in Street 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 (57.14%) Cloud Foundry
1 4 (57.14%) nginx
1 4 (57.14%) Tomcat
1 4 (57.14%) WebSphere
1 4 (57.14%) WebSphere Application Server
2 1 (14.29%) WebLogic
Business Applications
1 4 (57.14%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 4 (57.14%) Amazon AWS
1 4 (57.14%) PaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (57.14%) Big Data
1 4 (57.14%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 4 (57.14%) Jenkins
2 1 (14.29%) Cucumber
2 1 (14.29%) Toad
General
1 2 (28.57%) Banking
2 1 (14.29%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 4 (57.14%) DevOps Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) Developer
2 2 (28.57%) Java Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Automation Tester
3 1 (14.29%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (57.14%) Node.js
1 4 (57.14%) React
1 4 (57.14%) RESTful
1 4 (57.14%) Web Services
2 1 (14.29%) Gherkin
2 1 (14.29%) JDBC
Miscellaneous
1 4 (57.14%) Enterprise Software
1 4 (57.14%) iPad
1 4 (57.14%) Mobile App
2 2 (28.57%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (57.14%) Continuous Integration
1 4 (57.14%) DevOps
1 4 (57.14%) E-Commerce
1 4 (57.14%) Open Source
2 1 (14.29%) Database Tuning
2 1 (14.29%) Manual Testing
2 1 (14.29%) Software Engineering
2 1 (14.29%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 4 (57.14%) C#
1 4 (57.14%) C++
1 4 (57.14%) Groovy
1 4 (57.14%) JavaScript
1 4 (57.14%) Python
1 4 (57.14%) Ruby
1 4 (57.14%) Shell Script
2 1 (14.29%) SQL
System Software
1 4 (57.14%) Docker
1 4 (57.14%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 4 (57.14%) Ansible
1 4 (57.14%) Kubernetes
1 4 (57.14%) Opscode Chef
1 4 (57.14%) Puppet
Vendors
1 1 (14.29%) Murex
1 1 (14.29%) Oracle