The first table below looks at the demand for Java skills in IT contracts advertised for the Basingstoke region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Java over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Programming Languages category for the Basingstoke region.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java
Rank 20 3 3
Rank change year-on-year
-17 0
Contract jobs citing Java 16 66 44
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Basingstoke 7.34% 27.39% 21.15%
As % of the Programming Languages category 17.02% 58.41% 45.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 42 17
Average daily rate £365 £350 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.28% -12.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £281 £320 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £399 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £375
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 7 3
Average hourly rate £39.25 £30.00 £31.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+30.83% -3.22%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.85 £27.25 £29.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.65 £39.00 £33.80
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £35.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+14.28% +7.69%
Programming Languages Category
Basingstoke
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
94 113 97
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Basingstoke 43.12% 46.89% 46.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 65 71 41
Average daily rate £350 £350 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £204 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £400 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £333 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.30% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 7 5
Average hourly rate £32.75 £30.00 £34.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+9.16% -13.04%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £28.00 £23.13 £28.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.95 £39.00 £36.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £35.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+2.85% +2.94%
Java
Hampshire

Java
Jobs Demand Trend in Basingstoke

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Java across the Basingstoke region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

Java Jobs Demand Trend in Basingstoke

Java
Daily Rate Trend in Basingstoke

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Java across the Basingstoke region.

Java Daily Rate Trend in Basingstoke

Java
Daily Rate Histogram in Basingstoke

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Java across the Basingstoke region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014.

Java Daily Rate Histogram in Basingstoke

Java
Hourly Rate Trend in Basingstoke

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

Java Hourly Rate Trend in Basingstoke

Java
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Basingstoke

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Basingstoke region citing Java also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Java.

1 10 (38.46%) SOA
1 10 (38.46%) Web Services
1 10 (38.46%) Linux
2 9 (34.62%) XML
2 9 (34.62%) Windows
2 9 (34.62%) JavaScript
2 9 (34.62%) CSS
3 8 (30.77%) HTML
4 7 (26.92%) C++
5 6 (23.08%) SQL
5 6 (23.08%) Oracle
5 6 (23.08%) Middleware
6 5 (19.23%) Hibernate
6 5 (19.23%) Google
6 5 (19.23%) JSON
6 5 (19.23%) Eclipse
6 5 (19.23%) SQL Server
6 5 (19.23%) UNIX
6 5 (19.23%) OO
6 5 (19.23%) Apache
6 5 (19.23%) Apple iOS
6 5 (19.23%) Mobile App
7 4 (15.38%) Android Development
7 4 (15.38%) SoapUI
7 4 (15.38%) Multithreading
7 4 (15.38%) Android
7 4 (15.38%) Windows Server 2008
7 4 (15.38%) J2ME
7 4 (15.38%) XSLT
7 4 (15.38%) .NET

Java
Top Related IT Skills in Basingstoke by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Basingstoke region citing Java also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Java. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 5 (19.23%) Apache
2 4 (15.38%) WebSphere
3 3 (11.54%) WebLogic
4 2 (7.69%) Tomcat
4 2 (7.69%) SharePoint
4 2 (7.69%) ArcGIS
5 1 (3.85%) Oracle Application Server
5 1 (3.85%) WebSphere Process Server
5 1 (3.85%) IBM HTTP Server
5 1 (3.85%) WebSphere Application Server
5 1 (3.85%) Lotus Domino
Applications
1 2 (7.69%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (7.69%) Google Analytics
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.85%) Force.com
1 1 (3.85%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (15.38%) SSL
1 4 (15.38%) Internet
2 2 (7.69%) VPN
2 2 (7.69%) ATM
2 2 (7.69%) Firewall
2 2 (7.69%) SSH
3 1 (3.85%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (19.23%) SQL Server
2 3 (11.54%) DB2
3 2 (7.69%) Oracle Database
3 2 (7.69%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (7.69%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (7.69%) MySQL
3 2 (7.69%) Oracle Database 10g
3 2 (7.69%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (3.85%) SQLite
4 1 (3.85%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 5 (19.23%) Eclipse
2 4 (15.38%) SoapUI
2 4 (15.38%) Subversion
3 2 (7.69%) LoadUI
3 2 (7.69%) Hudson
3 2 (7.69%) TortoiseSVN
3 2 (7.69%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (7.69%) Ant
3 2 (7.69%) JUnit
3 2 (7.69%) Bugzilla
4 1 (3.85%) JIRA
4 1 (3.85%) ClearCase
General
1 3 (11.54%) Retail
1 3 (11.54%) Finance
1 3 (11.54%) Telecoms
2 2 (7.69%) Games
2 2 (7.69%) Banking
3 1 (3.85%) Automotive
3 1 (3.85%) Manufacturing
3 1 (3.85%) Publishing
3 1 (3.85%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 15 (57.69%) Developer
2 6 (23.08%) Java Developer
3 4 (15.38%) Android Developer
4 3 (11.54%) JavaScript Developer
4 3 (11.54%) Architect
4 3 (11.54%) Analyst
5 2 (7.69%) Agile Test Analyst
5 2 (7.69%) Test Analyst
5 2 (7.69%) Technical Architect
5 2 (7.69%) Consultant
5 2 (7.69%) Security Specialist
6 1 (3.85%) Technical Leader
6 1 (3.85%) Technical Solutions Architect
6 1 (3.85%) Senior Solutions Architect
6 1 (3.85%) Applications Architect
6 1 (3.85%) WebSphere Consultant
6 1 (3.85%) Lead Architect
6 1 (3.85%) Senior Technical Consultant
6 1 (3.85%) Senior Technical Architect
6 1 (3.85%) PHP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (38.46%) Web Services
2 9 (34.62%) XML
2 9 (34.62%) CSS
3 8 (30.77%) HTML
4 6 (23.08%) Middleware
5 5 (19.23%) Hibernate
5 5 (19.23%) JSON
6 4 (15.38%) J2ME
6 4 (15.38%) XSLT
6 4 (15.38%) .NET
7 3 (11.54%) Spring
7 3 (11.54%) Cocoa
7 3 (11.54%) WebSphere MQ
7 3 (11.54%) SOAP
7 3 (11.54%) GWT
7 3 (11.54%) iOS SDK
7 3 (11.54%) Android SDK
8 2 (7.69%) REST
8 2 (7.69%) Apache Axis
8 2 (7.69%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 5 (19.23%) Mobile App
2 3 (11.54%) Blackberry
3 2 (7.69%) iSeries
3 2 (7.69%) Management Information System
3 2 (7.69%) PKI
4 1 (3.85%) Client/Server
4 1 (3.85%) DataPower
4 1 (3.85%) iPhone
4 1 (3.85%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 10 (38.46%) Linux
2 9 (34.62%) Windows
3 5 (19.23%) UNIX
3 5 (19.23%) Apple iOS
4 4 (15.38%) Android
4 4 (15.38%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (7.69%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (3.85%) Debian
6 1 (3.85%) AIX
6 1 (3.85%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (38.46%) SOA
2 5 (19.23%) OO
3 4 (15.38%) Android Development
3 4 (15.38%) Multithreading
3 4 (15.38%) E-Commerce
4 3 (11.54%) User Acceptance Testing
4 3 (11.54%) Release Management
5 2 (7.69%) Analytics
5 2 (7.69%) Scalability Testing
5 2 (7.69%) Unit Testing
5 2 (7.69%) System Testing
5 2 (7.69%) BPMN
5 2 (7.69%) OOD
5 2 (7.69%) Mobile Commerce
5 2 (7.69%) Identity Management
5 2 (7.69%) Data Security
5 2 (7.69%) Security Management
5 2 (7.69%) Information Security
5 2 (7.69%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (7.69%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 9 (34.62%) JavaScript
2 7 (26.92%) C++
3 6 (23.08%) SQL
4 2 (7.69%) C#
4 2 (7.69%) Shell Script
4 2 (7.69%) Ruby
5 1 (3.85%) Objective-C
5 1 (3.85%) Jython
5 1 (3.85%) PHP
5 1 (3.85%) Apex Code
5 1 (3.85%) PHP5
Qualifications
1 4 (15.38%) Degree
2 2 (7.69%) SC Cleared
2 2 (7.69%) Security Cleared
2 2 (7.69%) CISSP
3 1 (3.85%) ISTQB
3 1 (3.85%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (11.54%) HL7
System Software
1 1 (3.85%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (7.69%) WMI
Vendors
1 6 (23.08%) Oracle
2 5 (19.23%) Google
3 3 (11.54%) IBM
3 3 (11.54%) Microsoft
4 2 (7.69%) Cisco
4 2 (7.69%) webMethods
4 2 (7.69%) Nokia
4 2 (7.69%) Software AG
4 2 (7.69%) ESRI
4 2 (7.69%) Coremetrics
4 2 (7.69%) Endeca
5 1 (3.85%) VMware
5 1 (3.85%) CA
5 1 (3.85%) Red Hat
5 1 (3.85%) Apple
5 1 (3.85%) Salesforce.com
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