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 2015 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 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Java
Rank 16 17 21
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +4
Contract jobs citing Java 20 16 37
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Basingstoke 8.37% 7.62% 13.91%
As % of the Programming Languages category 22.22% 23.53% 21.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 8 19
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£388 £338 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.81% -3.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £364 £248 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £558 £500 £530
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 8
Average hourly rate - £35.00 £23.13
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +51.35%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £35.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -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
90 68 171
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Basingstoke 37.66% 32.38% 64.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 57 39 106
Average daily rate £380 £365 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.10% -8.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £238 £268
10% offered a daily rate of more than £480 £450 £440
UK excluding London average daily rate £370 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+5.71% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 4 8
Average hourly rate £25.00 £37.50 £23.13
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-33.33% +62.16%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.50 £35.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+10.00% +2.94%

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 2015.

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 2015, 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 20 (46.51%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (34.88%) Oracle
3 14 (32.56%) HTML
4 12 (27.91%) SQL
4 12 (27.91%) Linux
5 11 (25.58%) E-Commerce
5 11 (25.58%) Selenium
6 10 (23.26%) SOAP
6 10 (23.26%) DB2
7 9 (20.93%) JavaScript
7 9 (20.93%) UNIX
7 9 (20.93%) WebSphere
7 9 (20.93%) Test Scripting
8 8 (18.60%) Cucumber
8 8 (18.60%) Gherkin
8 8 (18.60%) XML
8 8 (18.60%) .NET
8 8 (18.60%) WebLogic
8 8 (18.60%) Apache
9 7 (16.28%) IBM
9 7 (16.28%) Web Services
9 7 (16.28%) JSP
9 7 (16.28%) Software Testing
9 7 (16.28%) REST
9 7 (16.28%) System Testing
9 7 (16.28%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 7 (16.28%) Analytical Skills
9 7 (16.28%) SDLC
10 6 (13.95%) Release Management
10 6 (13.95%) AngularJS

Java
Top Related IT Skills in Basingstoke by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 2015, 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 9 (20.93%) WebSphere
2 8 (18.60%) WebLogic
2 8 (18.60%) Apache
3 2 (4.65%) Tomcat
3 2 (4.65%) IIS
3 2 (4.65%) JBoss
4 1 (2.33%) Mule
4 1 (2.33%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 4 (9.30%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 5 (11.63%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 5 (11.63%) LDAP
2 3 (6.98%) HTTP
2 3 (6.98%) VPN
2 3 (6.98%) SSL
2 3 (6.98%) Firewall
2 3 (6.98%) SSH
3 2 (4.65%) OpenLDAP
3 2 (4.65%) Kerberos
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (23.26%) DB2
2 5 (11.63%) SQL Server
3 3 (6.98%) Relational Database
4 2 (4.65%) MySQL
4 2 (4.65%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 11 (25.58%) Selenium
2 8 (18.60%) Cucumber
3 5 (11.63%) Git (software)
3 5 (11.63%) Team Foundation Server
3 5 (11.63%) SoapUI
3 5 (11.63%) Jenkins
3 5 (11.63%) Subversion
3 5 (11.63%) Maven
3 5 (11.63%) Ant
4 4 (9.30%) JUnit
5 3 (6.98%) Oracle Forms
5 3 (6.98%) TestComplete
5 3 (6.98%) Gerrit
6 2 (4.65%) JIRA
6 2 (4.65%) LoadRunner
6 2 (4.65%) VSS/SourceSafe
7 1 (2.33%) WebDriver
7 1 (2.33%) Appium
7 1 (2.33%) Appcelerator Titanium
General
1 5 (11.63%) Telecoms
1 5 (11.63%) Retail
2 4 (9.30%) Financial Institution
2 4 (9.30%) Finance
2 4 (9.30%) Legal
3 1 (2.33%) Games
3 1 (2.33%) Automotive
3 1 (2.33%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 18 (41.86%) Developer
2 14 (32.56%) Java Developer
3 12 (27.91%) Analyst
3 12 (27.91%) Test Analyst
4 7 (16.28%) Tester
5 6 (13.95%) webMethods Developer
6 4 (9.30%) Consultant
7 3 (6.98%) Security Consultant
7 3 (6.98%) Senior Analyst
7 3 (6.98%) Test Engineer
7 3 (6.98%) Senior Test Analyst
7 3 (6.98%) Automation Test Analyst
7 3 (6.98%) QA Engineer
7 3 (6.98%) Automation Analyst
7 3 (6.98%) Cyber Security Consultant
8 2 (4.65%) Hybris Developer
8 2 (4.65%) Software Delivery Manager
8 2 (4.65%) Automation Tester
8 2 (4.65%) Software Manager
8 2 (4.65%) Delivery Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (32.56%) HTML
2 10 (23.26%) SOAP
3 8 (18.60%) .NET
3 8 (18.60%) XML
3 8 (18.60%) Gherkin
4 7 (16.28%) Web Services
4 7 (16.28%) JSP
4 7 (16.28%) REST
5 6 (13.95%) Spring
5 6 (13.95%) AngularJS
6 5 (11.63%) SailPoint
6 5 (11.63%) WebSphere MQ
6 5 (11.63%) WebSphere Message Broker
7 4 (9.30%) Java EE
7 4 (9.30%) Middleware
7 4 (9.30%) Servlets
8 3 (6.98%) J2EE
8 3 (6.98%) ASP.NET
8 3 (6.98%) JDBC
8 3 (6.98%) JMS
Miscellaneous
1 7 (16.28%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (9.30%) Management Information System
2 4 (9.30%) PKI
2 4 (9.30%) iSeries
2 4 (9.30%) Mobile App
3 3 (6.98%) Computer Science
3 3 (6.98%) AS400
3 3 (6.98%) Algorithms
4 2 (4.65%) SecurID
4 2 (4.65%) Mathematics
5 1 (2.33%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (2.33%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 12 (27.91%) Linux
2 9 (20.93%) UNIX
3 5 (11.63%) Android
3 5 (11.63%) Apple iOS
4 4 (9.30%) Windows
4 4 (9.30%) Solaris
5 2 (4.65%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (46.51%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (25.58%) E-Commerce
3 9 (20.93%) Test Scripting
4 7 (16.28%) System Testing
4 7 (16.28%) Software Testing
4 7 (16.28%) SDLC
5 6 (13.95%) Waterfall
5 6 (13.95%) Automated Testing
5 6 (13.95%) Release Management
6 5 (11.63%) User Acceptance Testing
6 5 (11.63%) Regression Testing
6 5 (11.63%) Information Security
6 5 (11.63%) Analytics
6 5 (11.63%) Integration Testing
7 4 (9.30%) Mobile Commerce
7 4 (9.30%) Time Management
7 4 (9.30%) Continuous Integration
7 4 (9.30%) Manual Testing
7 4 (9.30%) TDD
8 3 (6.98%) Ethical Hacking
Programming Languages
1 12 (27.91%) SQL
2 9 (20.93%) JavaScript
3 4 (9.30%) Perl
3 4 (9.30%) PL/SQL
3 4 (9.30%) C#
3 4 (9.30%) C++
4 3 (6.98%) Python
4 3 (6.98%) C
5 2 (4.65%) Ruby
6 1 (2.33%) BeanShell
6 1 (2.33%) Apple Swift
6 1 (2.33%) Shell Script
6 1 (2.33%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 7 (16.28%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 6 (13.95%) ISEB
3 5 (11.63%) Degree
4 1 (2.33%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (6.98%) QA
1 3 (6.98%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 2 (4.65%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 4 (9.30%) BMC PATROL
2 2 (4.65%) Oracle Identity Management
2 2 (4.65%) OpenAM
3 1 (2.33%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (2.33%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 15 (34.88%) Oracle
2 7 (16.28%) IBM
3 6 (13.95%) webMethods
4 5 (11.63%) Google
5 4 (9.30%) Coremetrics
5 4 (9.30%) Endeca
5 4 (9.30%) Microsoft
6 3 (6.98%) Cisco
6 3 (6.98%) CA
6 3 (6.98%) Salesforce.com
6 3 (6.98%) F5
6 3 (6.98%) Cyber-Ark
7 2 (4.65%) ForgeRock
7 2 (4.65%) hybris
8 1 (2.33%) Software AG
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