The table below looks at the statistics 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 27 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
27 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java
Rank 16 21 21
Rank change year-on-year
+5 0
Contract jobs citing Java 16 37 27
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Basingstoke 7.88% 14.02% 7.58%
As % of the Programming Languages category 23.53% 21.64% 17.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 19 13
Average daily rate
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£338 £350 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.57% -12.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £248 £230 £290
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £530 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 8 4
Average hourly rate £35.00 £23.13 £44.06
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+51.35% -47.51%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £37.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year
-6.66% -
Java
Hampshire

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
68 171 156
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Basingstoke 33.50% 64.77% 43.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 39 106 72
Average daily rate £365 £400 £310
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.75% +29.03%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £268 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £440 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 8 7
Average hourly rate £37.50 £23.13 £36.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+62.16% -36.64%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £23.13 £23.13
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.00 £29.50 £43.80
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £34.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+2.94% -2.85%

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 27 August 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 27 August 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 14 (40.00%) Linux
2 12 (34.29%) Web Services
3 10 (28.57%) XML
3 10 (28.57%) Windows
3 10 (28.57%) E-Commerce
3 10 (28.57%) SQL Server
4 9 (25.71%) Spring
4 9 (25.71%) Google
4 9 (25.71%) CSS
4 9 (25.71%) HTML
4 9 (25.71%) SQL
5 8 (22.86%) JavaScript
5 8 (22.86%) UNIX
5 8 (22.86%) Hibernate
6 7 (20.00%) Apache
6 7 (20.00%) GWT
7 6 (17.14%) Windows Server 2008
7 6 (17.14%) Microsoft
7 6 (17.14%) Shell Script
7 6 (17.14%) Middleware
7 6 (17.14%) Oracle
7 6 (17.14%) MVC
7 6 (17.14%) Degree
8 5 (14.29%) Ajax
8 5 (14.29%) MySQL
8 5 (14.29%) Internet
8 5 (14.29%) SOA
8 5 (14.29%) User Acceptance Testing
9 4 (11.43%) PHP5
9 4 (11.43%) jQuery

Java
Top Related IT Skills in Basingstoke by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 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 7 (20.00%) Apache
2 4 (11.43%) WebLogic
3 2 (5.71%) SharePoint
3 2 (5.71%) ArcGIS
3 2 (5.71%) CMS
3 2 (5.71%) Oracle Application Server
3 2 (5.71%) WebSphere
3 2 (5.71%) Drupal
3 2 (5.71%) WordPress
3 2 (5.71%) Apache ServiceMix
Applications
1 4 (11.43%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (5.71%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 5 (14.29%) Internet
2 4 (11.43%) ATM
2 4 (11.43%) SSL
3 2 (5.71%) Firewall
3 2 (5.71%) SSH
3 2 (5.71%) VPN
4 1 (2.86%) DVB
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (28.57%) SQL Server
2 5 (14.29%) MySQL
3 4 (11.43%) Relational Database
4 2 (5.71%) DB2
4 2 (5.71%) Oracle Database 10g
4 2 (5.71%) SQL Server 2005
4 2 (5.71%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (5.71%) SQL Server 2012
4 2 (5.71%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 3 (8.57%) JIRA
1 3 (8.57%) Eclipse
1 3 (8.57%) Subversion
2 2 (5.71%) Maven
2 2 (5.71%) Selenium
2 2 (5.71%) Rational Functional Tester
2 2 (5.71%) TestNG
2 2 (5.71%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (5.71%) DbUnit
2 2 (5.71%) Mockito
2 2 (5.71%) SoapUI
2 2 (5.71%) Jenkins
3 1 (2.86%) JUnit
General
1 4 (11.43%) Automotive
2 3 (8.57%) Retail
3 2 (5.71%) Finance
3 2 (5.71%) Games
4 1 (2.86%) Legal
Job Titles
1 16 (45.71%) Developer
2 10 (28.57%) Java Developer
3 7 (20.00%) Analyst
4 5 (14.29%) Test Analyst
4 5 (14.29%) Consultant
5 4 (11.43%) PHP Developer
6 3 (8.57%) Senior Developer
6 3 (8.57%) Agile Test Analyst
7 2 (5.71%) Android Developer
7 2 (5.71%) DevOps Consultant
7 2 (5.71%) Technical Consultant
7 2 (5.71%) Test Leader
7 2 (5.71%) Senior Java Developer
7 2 (5.71%) Programmer
7 2 (5.71%) Security Specialist
8 1 (2.86%) Applications Architect
8 1 (2.86%) Java Programmer
8 1 (2.86%) E-Commerce Project Manager
8 1 (2.86%) Senior Technical Consultant
8 1 (2.86%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (34.29%) Web Services
2 10 (28.57%) XML
3 9 (25.71%) HTML
3 9 (25.71%) CSS
3 9 (25.71%) Spring
4 8 (22.86%) Hibernate
5 7 (20.00%) GWT
6 6 (17.14%) Middleware
7 5 (14.29%) Ajax
8 4 (11.43%) JSON
8 4 (11.43%) jQuery
8 4 (11.43%) SOAP
8 4 (11.43%) .NET
9 3 (8.57%) J2EE
9 3 (8.57%) CodeIgniter
10 2 (5.71%) Apache Camel
10 2 (5.71%) Guice
10 2 (5.71%) Symfony
10 2 (5.71%) .NET Framework
10 2 (5.71%) Classic ASP
Miscellaneous
1 2 (5.71%) Management Information System
1 2 (5.71%) PKI
1 2 (5.71%) Client/Server
1 2 (5.71%) iSeries
1 2 (5.71%) Digital Media
2 1 (2.86%) Mobile App
2 1 (2.86%) Blackberry
2 1 (2.86%) DTV
2 1 (2.86%) IPTV
2 1 (2.86%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 14 (40.00%) Linux
2 10 (28.57%) Windows
3 8 (22.86%) UNIX
4 6 (17.14%) Windows Server 2008
5 4 (11.43%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 4 (11.43%) Windows Server 2003
5 4 (11.43%) Debian
6 3 (8.57%) AIX
6 3 (8.57%) Solaris
7 2 (5.71%) Android
8 1 (2.86%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (28.57%) E-Commerce
2 6 (17.14%) MVC
3 5 (14.29%) SOA
3 5 (14.29%) User Acceptance Testing
4 4 (11.43%) Software Engineering
4 4 (11.43%) OO
4 4 (11.43%) Scrum
4 4 (11.43%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (8.57%) Unit Testing
5 3 (8.57%) Waterfall
5 3 (8.57%) Continuous Improvement
5 3 (8.57%) Release Management
5 3 (8.57%) OO PHP
5 3 (8.57%) DevOps
6 2 (5.71%) Performance Monitoring
6 2 (5.71%) Android Development
6 2 (5.71%) Test Strategy
6 2 (5.71%) Web Application Development
6 2 (5.71%) Analytics
6 2 (5.71%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 9 (25.71%) SQL
2 8 (22.86%) JavaScript
3 6 (17.14%) Shell Script
4 4 (11.43%) PHP5
4 4 (11.43%) PHP
5 3 (8.57%) Python
5 3 (8.57%) Perl
5 3 (8.57%) C
5 3 (8.57%) C++
5 3 (8.57%) Korn
5 3 (8.57%) Bash Shell
6 2 (5.71%) Groovy
7 1 (2.86%) Objective-C
7 1 (2.86%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (17.14%) Degree
2 3 (8.57%) ISEB
3 2 (5.71%) CISSP
3 2 (5.71%) ISTQB
3 2 (5.71%) SC Cleared
3 2 (5.71%) Security Cleared
4 1 (2.86%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (8.57%) HL7
System Software
1 2 (5.71%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 9 (25.71%) Google
2 6 (17.14%) Oracle
2 6 (17.14%) Microsoft
3 4 (11.43%) Red Hat
4 3 (8.57%) Zend
5 2 (5.71%) Atomikos
5 2 (5.71%) Coremetrics
5 2 (5.71%) ESRI
5 2 (5.71%) VMware
5 2 (5.71%) Endeca
5 2 (5.71%) Nokia
5 2 (5.71%) Cisco
5 2 (5.71%) IBM
6 1 (2.86%) webMethods
Basingstoke, Hampshire
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