The table below looks at the statistics for Java skills in IT contracts advertised for the Belfast region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Java over the 3 months to 8 December 2016 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
8 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Java
Rank 3 7 2
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -5
Contract jobs citing Java 47 10 45
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Belfast 30.13% 15.63% 37.50%
As % of the Programming Languages category 45.63% 27.03% 54.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 37 9 25
Median daily rate £388 £425 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.82% +25.92%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £360 £324 £267
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £430 £413
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £425 £400
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £40.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Java
County Antrim

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

Programming Languages Category
Belfast
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
103 37 82
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Belfast 66.03% 57.81% 68.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 62 26 39
Median daily rate £400 £325 £306
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+23.07% +6.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £360 £300 £206
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £425 £413
UK excluding London median daily rate £393 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 1 0
Median hourly rate £13.00 £15.25 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-14.75% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £38.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +10.00%

Java
Jobs Demand Trend in Belfast

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Belfast region citing Java as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Programming Languages category.

Java Jobs Demand Trend in Belfast

Java
Daily Rate Trend in Belfast

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

Java Daily Rate Trend in Belfast

Java
Daily Rate Histogram in Belfast

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Java across the Belfast region over the 3 months to 8 December 2016.

Java Daily Rate Histogram in Belfast

Java
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Belfast

For the 6 months to 8 December 2016, 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 Belfast region with a requirement for Java.

1 27 (56.25%) Agile Software Development
2 25 (52.08%) Finance
3 24 (50.00%) SQL
4 21 (43.75%) TDD
4 21 (43.75%) BDD
5 19 (39.58%) OOD
5 19 (39.58%) Linux
6 17 (35.42%) Banking
7 15 (31.25%) C#
7 15 (31.25%) C++
7 15 (31.25%) Multithreading
8 14 (29.17%) NoSQL
8 14 (29.17%) Python
9 13 (27.08%) Front Office
9 13 (27.08%) Degree
10 12 (25.00%) Integration Testing
10 12 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
10 12 (25.00%) KDB
10 12 (25.00%) Perl
10 12 (25.00%) Information Security
11 10 (20.83%) Mathematics
12 9 (18.75%) Equity Derivative
12 9 (18.75%) JavaScript
12 9 (18.75%) Unix
13 8 (16.67%) RDBMS
13 8 (16.67%) AngularJS
13 8 (16.67%) Relational Database
13 8 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
14 7 (14.58%) Kdb+
14 7 (14.58%) Data Validation

Java
Top Related IT Skills in Belfast 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 6 (12.50%) Apache
2 2 (4.17%) Alfresco
2 2 (4.17%) Cloud Foundry
2 2 (4.17%) Confluence
3 1 (2.08%) WebSphere
Applications
1 1 (2.08%) EngageOne
Business Applications
1 1 (2.08%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.08%) NAS
1 1 (2.08%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (29.17%) NoSQL
2 12 (25.00%) KDB
3 8 (16.67%) RDBMS
3 8 (16.67%) Relational Database
4 7 (14.58%) Kdb+
5 2 (4.17%) SQL Server
6 1 (2.08%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 2 (4.17%) Bitbucket
1 2 (4.17%) Git (software)
1 2 (4.17%) JIRA
1 2 (4.17%) TeamCity
2 1 (2.08%) Ant
2 1 (2.08%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 1 (2.08%) CppUnit
2 1 (2.08%) Jenkins
2 1 (2.08%) Maven
2 1 (2.08%) Visual Studio
General
1 25 (52.08%) Finance
2 17 (35.42%) Banking
3 13 (27.08%) Front Office
4 1 (2.08%) Billing
4 1 (2.08%) Electronics
4 1 (2.08%) Manufacturing
4 1 (2.08%) Marketing
4 1 (2.08%) Retail
4 1 (2.08%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 46 (95.83%) Developer
2 31 (64.58%) Java Developer
3 17 (35.42%) Lead Developer
3 17 (35.42%) Senior Developer
4 16 (33.33%) Senior Java Developer
5 12 (25.00%) KDB Developer
6 5 (10.42%) Technical Developer
6 5 (10.42%) Technical Leader
7 1 (2.08%) C Developer
7 1 (2.08%) C/C++ Developer
7 1 (2.08%) C++ Developer
7 1 (2.08%) Infrastructure Support
7 1 (2.08%) Java Scala Developer
7 1 (2.08%) Lead Java Developer
7 1 (2.08%) Scala Developer
7 1 (2.08%) Senior C Developer
7 1 (2.08%) Senior C++ Developer
7 1 (2.08%) SQL Developer
7 1 (2.08%) Systems Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (16.67%) AngularJS
2 7 (14.58%) Spring
3 4 (8.33%) HTML
3 4 (8.33%) jQuery
3 4 (8.33%) Node.js
4 3 (6.25%) CSS
5 2 (4.17%) Angular 2
5 2 (4.17%) JSP
5 2 (4.17%) Servlets
5 2 (4.17%) Spring MVC
6 1 (2.08%) .NET
6 1 (2.08%) .NET Framework
6 1 (2.08%) ASP.NET
6 1 (2.08%) EJB
6 1 (2.08%) Hibernate
6 1 (2.08%) J2SE
6 1 (2.08%) JDBC
6 1 (2.08%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 1 (2.08%) XML
6 1 (2.08%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 10 (20.83%) Mathematics
2 9 (18.75%) Equity Derivative
3 8 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
4 7 (14.58%) Equities
5 5 (10.42%) Fixed Income
5 5 (10.42%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 2 (4.17%) Derivative
6 2 (4.17%) Virtual Team
7 1 (2.08%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 19 (39.58%) Linux
2 9 (18.75%) Unix
3 7 (14.58%) Solaris
4 1 (2.08%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (56.25%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (43.75%) BDD
2 21 (43.75%) TDD
3 19 (39.58%) OOD
4 15 (31.25%) Multithreading
5 12 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
5 12 (25.00%) Information Security
5 12 (25.00%) Integration Testing
6 7 (14.58%) Data Validation
6 7 (14.58%) Validation
7 4 (8.33%) Analytics
7 4 (8.33%) Mentoring
7 4 (8.33%) Migration
8 2 (4.17%) MVC
8 2 (4.17%) Scrum
9 1 (2.08%) Business Intelligence
9 1 (2.08%) Dependency Injection
9 1 (2.08%) Process Improvement
9 1 (2.08%) Programme Management
9 1 (2.08%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 24 (50.00%) SQL
2 15 (31.25%) C#
2 15 (31.25%) C++
3 14 (29.17%) Python
4 12 (25.00%) Perl
5 9 (18.75%) JavaScript
6 2 (4.17%) PL/SQL
7 1 (2.08%) C
7 1 (2.08%) Shell Script
7 1 (2.08%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 13 (27.08%) Degree
Vendors
1 2 (4.17%) Oracle
2 1 (2.08%) Guidewire
2 1 (2.08%) SAP
2 1 (2.08%) VMware
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