The table below looks at the statistics for Java skills in IT contracts advertised for the Basingstoke region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Java over the 3 months to 20 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

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.

3 months to
20 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Java
Hampshire / Basingstoke
Rank 22 30 29
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -1
Contract jobs citing Java 4 5 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Basingstoke 2.29% 2.05% 5.19%
As % of the Programming Languages category 12.12% 8.93% 14.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 5 5
Median daily rate £475 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.75% +14.28%
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £413 £400
% change year-on-year
+3.03% +3.12%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 1
Median hourly rate £32.50 - £35.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £39.88 £43.13 £37.50
% change year-on-year
-7.53% +15.00%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in contract jobs advertised in the Basingstoke region.

Programming Languages Category
Basingstoke
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
33 56 85
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Basingstoke 18.86% 22.95% 36.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 36 53
Median daily rate £350 £325 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% -7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £445 £425 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £385 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 2 1
Median hourly rate £26.00 £15.18 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+71.33% -56.64%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.25 £40.00 £35.34
% change year-on-year
+0.62% +13.19%

Java
Jobs Demand Trend in Basingstoke

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Basingstoke region citing Java as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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
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 20 January 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 Basingstoke region with a requirement for Java.

1 3 (60.00%) SQL
1 3 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (40.00%) Hibernate
2 2 (40.00%) SOA
2 2 (40.00%) Eclipse
2 2 (40.00%) CSS
2 2 (40.00%) Web Services
2 2 (40.00%) HL7
2 2 (40.00%) GWT
2 2 (40.00%) Spring
2 2 (40.00%) Google
3 1 (20.00%) Web Development
3 1 (20.00%) Java EE
3 1 (20.00%) QA
3 1 (20.00%) Selenium
3 1 (20.00%) Pega
3 1 (20.00%) Sitecore
3 1 (20.00%) Test Automation
3 1 (20.00%) Scala
3 1 (20.00%) WebDriver
3 1 (20.00%) Cucumber
3 1 (20.00%) BDD
3 1 (20.00%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (20.00%) Feasibility Study
3 1 (20.00%) CRM
3 1 (20.00%) E-Commerce
3 1 (20.00%) VB
3 1 (20.00%) .NET
3 1 (20.00%) Visual Studio
3 1 (20.00%) TDD

Java
Top Related IT Skills in Basingstoke 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:

Development Applications
1 2 (40.00%) Eclipse
2 1 (20.00%) Cucumber
2 1 (20.00%) Selenium
2 1 (20.00%) Visual Studio
2 1 (20.00%) WebDriver
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Developer
2 2 (40.00%) Java Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Architect
3 1 (20.00%) Automation Tester
3 1 (20.00%) CRM Architect
3 1 (20.00%) Digital Architect
3 1 (20.00%) Java Architect
3 1 (20.00%) Java Automation Tester
3 1 (20.00%) Selenium Automation Tester
3 1 (20.00%) Selenium Tester
3 1 (20.00%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (40.00%) CSS
1 2 (40.00%) GWT
1 2 (40.00%) Hibernate
1 2 (40.00%) Spring
1 2 (40.00%) Web Services
2 1 (20.00%) .NET
2 1 (20.00%) Java EE
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (40.00%) SOA
3 1 (20.00%) BDD
3 1 (20.00%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (20.00%) CRM
3 1 (20.00%) E-Commerce
3 1 (20.00%) Feasibility Study
3 1 (20.00%) TDD
3 1 (20.00%) Test Automation
3 1 (20.00%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 3 (60.00%) SQL
2 1 (20.00%) Scala
2 1 (20.00%) VB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (40.00%) HL7
2 1 (20.00%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (40.00%) Google
2 1 (20.00%) Infoflex
2 1 (20.00%) Pega
2 1 (20.00%) Sitecore