Period
to 21 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Taunton 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 21 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 > Taunton
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 12 22 42
Rank change year-on-year +10 +20 +3
Contract jobs citing Java 11 2 7
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Taunton 9.09% 1.90% 3.63%
As % of the Programming Languages category 26.83% 4.44% 7.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 1 6
Taunton median daily rate £400 £368 £354
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.84% +3.89% +41.50%
10th Percentile £348 £354 £314
90th Percentile £452 £381 £425
Somerset median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +6.67% - +23.97%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Taunton 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 Taunton with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Taunton
Contract vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 41 45 98
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Taunton 33.88% 42.86% 50.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 28 42 94
Taunton median daily rate £375 £350 £367
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.14% -4.57% +12.85%
10th Percentile £301 £213 £313
90th Percentile £461 £485 £400
Somerset median daily rate £388 £350 £350
% change year-on-year +10.71% - +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Taunton median hourly rate £23.75 - -
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 Taunton

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

Job vacancy trend for Java in Taunton

Java
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Taunton

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Java in Taunton

Java
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Taunton

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Java in Taunton over the 6 months to 21 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Java in Taunton

For the 6 months to 21 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 Taunton region with a requirement for Java.

1 8 (72.73%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (54.55%) Scrum
2 6 (54.55%) Test Automation
2 6 (54.55%) Continuous Delivery
3 5 (45.45%) SC Cleared
3 5 (45.45%) Security Cleared
3 5 (45.45%) C#
3 5 (45.45%) JavaScript
3 5 (45.45%) Continuous Deployment
4 4 (36.36%) TDD
5 3 (27.27%) Software Engineering
5 3 (27.27%) Team Foundation Server
5 3 (27.27%) BDD
5 3 (27.27%) Greenfield Project
5 3 (27.27%) Big Data
5 3 (27.27%) Acceptance Criteria
6 2 (18.18%) Cloudera
6 2 (18.18%) Grunt
6 2 (18.18%) TypeScript
6 2 (18.18%) AngularJS
6 2 (18.18%) Information Architecture
6 2 (18.18%) Hadoop
6 2 (18.18%) Microsoft Azure
6 2 (18.18%) Amazon AWS
6 2 (18.18%) Web Development
6 2 (18.18%) Linux
6 2 (18.18%) Client/Server
7 1 (9.09%) Eclipse
7 1 (9.09%) IntelliJ
7 1 (9.09%) BusinessObjects

Java
Co-occurring IT Skills in Taunton 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 1 (9.09%) Apache
1 1 (9.09%) Apache Pig
1 1 (9.09%) Apache Spark
1 1 (9.09%) nginx
Cloud Services
1 2 (18.18%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (18.18%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (27.27%) Big Data
2 2 (18.18%) Hadoop
3 1 (9.09%) Apache Accumulo
3 1 (9.09%) Apache Hive
3 1 (9.09%) BusinessObjects
3 1 (9.09%) HBase
3 1 (9.09%) SAP HANA
3 1 (9.09%) SQL Server
3 1 (9.09%) Sybase ASE
Development Applications
1 3 (27.27%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (18.18%) Grunt
3 1 (9.09%) Eclipse
3 1 (9.09%) IntelliJ
3 1 (9.09%) Vagrant
3 1 (9.09%) Visual Studio
Job Titles
1 6 (54.55%) Developer
2 3 (27.27%) Test Automation Engineer
2 3 (27.27%) Test Engineer
3 2 (18.18%) Analyst
3 2 (18.18%) Java Developer
3 2 (18.18%) Senior Test Automation Engineer
3 2 (18.18%) Senior Test Engineer
3 2 (18.18%) Web Developer
4 1 (9.09%) .NET Developer
4 1 (9.09%) JavaScript Developer
4 1 (9.09%) Python Developer
4 1 (9.09%) QA Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) QA Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) QA Test Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) SAP Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) SAP Basis Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Senior Developer
4 1 (9.09%) Senior Web Developer
4 1 (9.09%) Technical Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (18.18%) AngularJS
2 1 (9.09%) .NET
2 1 (9.09%) Elastic Stack
2 1 (9.09%) JRuby
2 1 (9.09%) SAP Basis
Miscellaneous
1 3 (27.27%) Greenfield Project
2 2 (18.18%) Client/Server
3 1 (9.09%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 2 (18.18%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (72.73%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (54.55%) Continuous Delivery
2 6 (54.55%) Scrum
2 6 (54.55%) Test Automation
3 5 (45.45%) Continuous Deployment
4 4 (36.36%) TDD
5 3 (27.27%) Acceptance Criteria
5 3 (27.27%) BDD
5 3 (27.27%) Software Engineering
6 2 (18.18%) Information Architecture
6 2 (18.18%) Web Development
7 1 (9.09%) Analytics
7 1 (9.09%) Data Analytics
7 1 (9.09%) Machine Learning
7 1 (9.09%) Manual Testing
7 1 (9.09%) Open Source
7 1 (9.09%) Quality Management
7 1 (9.09%) SDET
7 1 (9.09%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 5 (45.45%) C#
1 5 (45.45%) JavaScript
2 2 (18.18%) TypeScript
3 1 (9.09%) ABAP
3 1 (9.09%) Python
3 1 (9.09%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 5 (45.45%) SC Cleared
1 5 (45.45%) Security Cleared
2 1 (9.09%) Computer Science Degree
2 1 (9.09%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (9.09%) Disclosure Scotland
1 1 (9.09%) QA
System Software
1 1 (9.09%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (9.09%) Ansible
1 1 (9.09%) Oozie
Vendors
1 2 (18.18%) Cloudera
2 1 (9.09%) Oracle
2 1 (9.09%) SAP
2 1 (9.09%) Sybase