The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Yeovil 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 28 March 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 / Yeovil
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 3 1 5
Rank change year-on-year -2 +4  
Contract jobs citing Java 13 40 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yeovil 46.43% 72.73% 9.09%
As % of the Programming Languages category 61.90% 88.89% 20.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 5 0
Median daily rate £450 £450 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +6.25% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 28 1
Median hourly rate £39.50 £39.38 £38.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +0.31% +2.94%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.00 £38.75 £38.25
% change year-on-year +5.80% +1.30%  

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 Yeovil with a requirement for programming language skills.

Contract Programming Language Skills
Yeovil
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 21 45 5
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Yeovil 75.00% 81.82% 45.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 5 0
Median daily rate £450 £450 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +3.33% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 31 2
Median hourly rate £39.50 £41.34 £33.84
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -4.44% +22.15%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.50 £40.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year +3.75% +11.11%  

Java
Job Vacancy Trend in Yeovil

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Yeovil 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 Yeovil

Java
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Yeovil

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Java in Yeovil

Java
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Yeovil

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Java in Yeovil

For the 6 months to 28 March 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 Yeovil region with a requirement for Java.

1 25 (96.15%) Agile Software Development
2 23 (88.46%) Scrum
3 22 (84.62%) Software Engineering
3 22 (84.62%) C++
4 21 (80.77%) C#
4 21 (80.77%) Time Management
5 20 (76.92%) UML
5 20 (76.92%) OO
6 17 (65.38%) Security Cleared
7 15 (57.69%) SC Cleared
8 10 (38.46%) User Experience
8 10 (38.46%) Eclipse
9 9 (34.62%) Rational DOORS
9 9 (34.62%) Git (software)
10 7 (26.92%) RIA
10 7 (26.92%) Aerospace
11 6 (23.08%) JIRA
11 6 (23.08%) Ada
12 5 (19.23%) HTML
12 5 (19.23%) SQL
12 5 (19.23%) CSS
12 5 (19.23%) Change Control
13 4 (15.38%) JSP
14 3 (11.54%) Web Services
14 3 (11.54%) Apache
14 3 (11.54%) Tomcat
14 3 (11.54%) E-Commerce
14 3 (11.54%) Manufacturing
14 3 (11.54%) ATG
14 3 (11.54%) Military

Java
Co-occurring IT Skills in Yeovil 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 (11.54%) Apache
1 3 (11.54%) Tomcat
2 1 (3.85%) ATG Dynamo
2 1 (3.85%) WebLogic
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.85%) Internet
Development Applications
1 10 (38.46%) Eclipse
2 9 (34.62%) Git (software)
2 9 (34.62%) Rational DOORS
3 6 (23.08%) JIRA
4 3 (11.54%) Jenkins
4 3 (11.54%) Subversion
5 2 (7.69%) Selenium
6 1 (3.85%) Ant
6 1 (3.85%) Apache Buildr
6 1 (3.85%) Gradle
6 1 (3.85%) IntelliJ
6 1 (3.85%) jMock
6 1 (3.85%) JUnit
6 1 (3.85%) Maven
6 1 (3.85%) Mercurial
General
1 7 (26.92%) Aerospace
2 3 (11.54%) Finance
2 3 (11.54%) Manufacturing
2 3 (11.54%) Military
3 1 (3.85%) Retail
Job Titles
1 15 (57.69%) Software Engineer
2 12 (46.15%) Java Engineer
2 12 (46.15%) Java Software Engineer
3 9 (34.62%) Developer
4 7 (26.92%) Java Developer
5 5 (19.23%) C# Software Engineer
5 5 (19.23%) C++ Software Engineer
6 4 (15.38%) C++ Developer
6 4 (15.38%) C++/Java Developer
7 3 (11.54%) Ada Developer
7 3 (11.54%) Applications Developer
7 3 (11.54%) C# Application Developer
7 3 (11.54%) C# Developer
7 3 (11.54%) C++ Applications Developer
7 3 (11.54%) C++/C# Developer
7 3 (11.54%) Java Applications Developer
7 3 (11.54%) Software Developer
8 2 (7.69%) Architect
8 2 (7.69%) DOORS Engineer
9 1 (3.85%) Test Automation Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (19.23%) CSS
1 5 (19.23%) HTML
2 4 (15.38%) JSP
3 3 (11.54%) Web Services
4 2 (7.69%) Ajax
4 2 (7.69%) Hibernate
4 2 (7.69%) JSON
4 2 (7.69%) SOAP
4 2 (7.69%) Spring
5 1 (3.85%) EJB
5 1 (3.85%) JPA
5 1 (3.85%) JSF
5 1 (3.85%) REST
5 1 (3.85%) RESTful
5 1 (3.85%) Spring MVC
5 1 (3.85%) Struts
5 1 (3.85%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 10 (38.46%) User Experience
2 7 (26.92%) RIA
3 1 (3.85%) W3C
3 1 (3.85%) Web 2.0
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (96.15%) Agile Software Development
2 23 (88.46%) Scrum
3 22 (84.62%) Software Engineering
4 21 (80.77%) Time Management
5 20 (76.92%) OO
5 20 (76.92%) UML
6 5 (19.23%) Change Control
7 3 (11.54%) E-Commerce
7 3 (11.54%) Programme Management
7 3 (11.54%) Requirements Management
7 3 (11.54%) TDD
7 3 (11.54%) Web Development
8 2 (7.69%) MVC
8 2 (7.69%) Pair Programming
8 2 (7.69%) Secure Coding
9 1 (3.85%) Automated Testing
9 1 (3.85%) Automation Testing
9 1 (3.85%) Refactoring
9 1 (3.85%) Unit Testing
9 1 (3.85%) XML Parsing
Programming Languages
1 22 (84.62%) C++
2 21 (80.77%) C#
3 6 (23.08%) Ada
4 5 (19.23%) SQL
5 2 (7.69%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 17 (65.38%) Security Cleared
2 15 (57.69%) SC Cleared
3 1 (3.85%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.85%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 2 (7.69%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (7.69%) Ansible
Vendors
1 3 (11.54%) ATG
2 2 (7.69%) Oracle
3 1 (3.85%) hybris