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 21 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
21 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Java
County Antrim / Belfast
Rank 4 4 4
Rank change year-on-year
0 0
Contract jobs citing Java 50 19 25
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Belfast 23.26% 23.17% 26.32%
As % of the Programming Languages category 38.17% 47.50% 50.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 36 16 15
Median daily rate £420 £325 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+29.23% -3.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £360 £263 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £400 £363
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £413 £400
% change year-on-year
+3.03% +3.12%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £39.88 £42.84 £37.50
% change year-on-year
-6.91% +14.22%

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
131 40 50
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Belfast 60.93% 48.78% 52.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 95 22 23
Median daily rate £410 £313 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+31.20% -3.84%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £263 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £400 £355
UK excluding London median daily rate £385 £375 £355
% change year-on-year
+2.66% +5.63%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 0
Median hourly rate £13.67 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.50 £40.00 £35.50
% change year-on-year
+1.25% +12.67%

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 21 January 2017.

Java Daily Rate Histogram in Belfast

Java
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Belfast

For the 6 months to 21 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 Belfast region with a requirement for Java.

1 35 (54.69%) Agile Software Development
2 30 (46.88%) Finance
3 24 (37.50%) SQL
3 24 (37.50%) Linux
4 21 (32.81%) TDD
5 20 (31.25%) Banking
5 20 (31.25%) BDD
6 19 (29.69%) OOD
7 18 (28.13%) Perl
8 17 (26.56%) KDB
9 16 (25.00%) C#
9 16 (25.00%) C++
10 15 (23.44%) Multithreading
11 14 (21.88%) NoSQL
11 14 (21.88%) Python
12 13 (20.31%) Front Office
12 13 (20.31%) AngularJS
12 13 (20.31%) Degree
13 12 (18.75%) Integration Testing
13 12 (18.75%) Continuous Integration
13 12 (18.75%) Information Security
13 12 (18.75%) Unix
13 12 (18.75%) JavaScript
14 11 (17.19%) Spring
15 10 (15.63%) Mathematics
15 10 (15.63%) Analytical Skills
16 9 (14.06%) Kdb+
16 9 (14.06%) Equity Derivative
16 9 (14.06%) Solaris
17 8 (12.50%) RDBMS

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 (9.38%) Apache
2 3 (4.69%) Cloud Foundry
3 2 (3.13%) Alfresco
3 2 (3.13%) Confluence
4 1 (1.56%) WebSphere
Applications
1 1 (1.56%) EngageOne
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.56%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.56%) NAS
1 1 (1.56%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (26.56%) KDB
2 14 (21.88%) NoSQL
3 9 (14.06%) Kdb+
4 8 (12.50%) RDBMS
4 8 (12.50%) Relational Database
5 2 (3.13%) SQL Server
6 1 (1.56%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 2 (3.13%) Bitbucket
1 2 (3.13%) Git (software)
1 2 (3.13%) JIRA
1 2 (3.13%) TeamCity
2 1 (1.56%) Ant
2 1 (1.56%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 1 (1.56%) CppUnit
2 1 (1.56%) Jenkins
2 1 (1.56%) JUnit
2 1 (1.56%) Maven
2 1 (1.56%) NUnit
2 1 (1.56%) TestNG
2 1 (1.56%) Visual Studio
General
1 30 (46.88%) Finance
2 20 (31.25%) Banking
3 13 (20.31%) Front Office
4 1 (1.56%) Billing
4 1 (1.56%) Retail
Job Titles
1 58 (90.63%) Developer
2 37 (57.81%) Java Developer
3 19 (29.69%) Senior Developer
4 18 (28.13%) Senior Java Developer
5 17 (26.56%) KDB Developer
5 17 (26.56%) Lead Developer
6 5 (7.81%) Technical Developer
6 5 (7.81%) Technical Leader
7 4 (6.25%) Java Engineer
8 2 (3.13%) Full Stack Developer
8 2 (3.13%) Murex Developer
9 1 (1.56%) Analyst
9 1 (1.56%) Analyst Developer
9 1 (1.56%) Banking Analyst
9 1 (1.56%) C++ Developer
9 1 (1.56%) Developer in Test
9 1 (1.56%) Senior C++ Developer
9 1 (1.56%) SQL Developer
9 1 (1.56%) Systems Developer
9 1 (1.56%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (20.31%) AngularJS
2 11 (17.19%) Spring
3 6 (9.38%) JSP
3 6 (9.38%) Servlets
3 6 (9.38%) Spring MVC
4 5 (7.81%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 4 (6.25%) HTML
5 4 (6.25%) J2EE
5 4 (6.25%) jQuery
5 4 (6.25%) Node.js
5 4 (6.25%) Spring Boot
6 3 (4.69%) Angular 2
6 3 (4.69%) CSS
7 2 (3.13%) FpML
7 2 (3.13%) JSON
7 2 (3.13%) Murex MxML
8 1 (1.56%) .NET Framework
8 1 (1.56%) JDBC
8 1 (1.56%) XML
8 1 (1.56%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 10 (15.63%) Analytical Skills
1 10 (15.63%) Mathematics
2 9 (14.06%) Equity Derivative
3 7 (10.94%) Equities
4 5 (7.81%) Enterprise Software
4 5 (7.81%) Fixed Income
4 5 (7.81%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 3 (4.69%) Derivative
6 2 (3.13%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 24 (37.50%) Linux
2 12 (18.75%) Unix
3 9 (14.06%) Solaris
4 1 (1.56%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (54.69%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (32.81%) TDD
3 20 (31.25%) BDD
4 19 (29.69%) OOD
5 15 (23.44%) Multithreading
6 12 (18.75%) Continuous Integration
6 12 (18.75%) Information Security
6 12 (18.75%) Integration Testing
7 7 (10.94%) Data Validation
7 7 (10.94%) Validation
8 6 (9.38%) Migration
8 6 (9.38%) MVC
9 5 (7.81%) Scrum
10 4 (6.25%) Analytics
10 4 (6.25%) E-Commerce
10 4 (6.25%) Mentoring
11 2 (3.13%) Software Engineering
12 1 (1.56%) Automated Testing
12 1 (1.56%) Business Analysis
12 1 (1.56%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 24 (37.50%) SQL
2 18 (28.13%) Perl
3 16 (25.00%) C#
3 16 (25.00%) C++
4 14 (21.88%) Python
5 12 (18.75%) JavaScript
6 2 (3.13%) PL/SQL
7 1 (1.56%) C
7 1 (1.56%) Shell Script
7 1 (1.56%) VB
7 1 (1.56%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 13 (20.31%) Degree
Vendors
1 6 (9.38%) Oracle
2 4 (6.25%) ATG
3 2 (3.13%) Murex
4 1 (1.56%) Guidewire
4 1 (1.56%) VMware
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