The table below looks at the statistics for the Java Developer role in IT contracts advertised for the County Antrim region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Java Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 23 January 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
23 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Java Developer
Rank 16 9 15
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +6
Contract jobs requiring a Java Developer 8 6 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in County Antrim 8.33% 9.68% 6.96%
As % of the Job Titles category 10.13% 10.71% 7.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 2 6
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£344 £300 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.58% -14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £334 £300 £338
10% offered a daily rate of more than £377 £300 £363
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £35.00 £39.00
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -10.25%
Java Developer
Northern Ireland

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the County Antrim region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
County Antrim
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
79 56 141
As % of all contract IT jobs located in County Antrim 82.29% 90.32% 89.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 44 19 57
Average daily rate £168 £280 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-40.17% -6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £95 £200 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £363 £341 £438
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 2 8
Average hourly rate £10.50 £12.96 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-18.98% -25.94%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.13 £12.53 £14.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.11 £13.39 £32.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £16.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-3.03% -8.33%

Java Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in County Antrim

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Java Developer in the job title across the County Antrim region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Java Developer Jobs Demand Trend in County Antrim

Java Developer
Daily Rate Trend in County Antrim

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

Java Developer Daily Rate Trend in County Antrim

Java Developer
Contract Job Locations in County Antrim

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Java Developer within the County Antrim region over the 3 months to 23 January 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Belfast -4 8 £344 +14.58% 1
Java Developer
Northern Ireland

Java Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in County Antrim

For the 6 months to 23 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the County Antrim region that cited Java Developer in their job title 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 with Java Developer in their job title.

1 30 (100.00%) Java
2 17 (56.67%) SQL
3 16 (53.33%) Finance
4 13 (43.33%) SQL Server
5 12 (40.00%) Banking
6 11 (36.67%) UNIX
7 10 (33.33%) Spring
8 9 (30.00%) Hibernate
8 9 (30.00%) J2EE
8 9 (30.00%) Oracle
9 8 (26.67%) Sybase
9 8 (26.67%) T-SQL
10 7 (23.33%) Perl
10 7 (23.33%) SQR
10 7 (23.33%) Korn
10 7 (23.33%) Multithreading
10 7 (23.33%) C-shell
11 6 (20.00%) WebSphere
11 6 (20.00%) Java EE
11 6 (20.00%) Derivative
11 6 (20.00%) FpML
11 6 (20.00%) FIX Protocol
11 6 (20.00%) Maven
11 6 (20.00%) Fixed Income
11 6 (20.00%) Equities
11 6 (20.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
11 6 (20.00%) WebLogic
11 6 (20.00%) Struts
12 5 (16.67%) OO
12 5 (16.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services

Java Developer
Top Related IT Skills in County Antrim by Category

For the 6 months to 23 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the County Antrim region that cited Java Developer in their job title 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 with Java Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 6 (20.00%) WebLogic
1 6 (20.00%) WebSphere
2 2 (6.67%) JBoss
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (43.33%) SQL Server
2 5 (16.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (3.33%) Oracle Database
3 1 (3.33%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 6 (20.00%) Maven
General
1 16 (53.33%) Finance
2 12 (40.00%) Banking
3 3 (10.00%) Investment Banking
3 3 (10.00%) Financial Institution
4 2 (6.67%) International Banking
5 1 (3.33%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (33.33%) Spring
2 9 (30.00%) J2EE
2 9 (30.00%) Hibernate
3 6 (20.00%) Java EE
3 6 (20.00%) Struts
3 6 (20.00%) FpML
3 6 (20.00%) FIX Protocol
4 5 (16.67%) Spring Integration
5 2 (6.67%) Struts2
5 2 (6.67%) jQuery
5 2 (6.67%) Drools
5 2 (6.67%) JSP
5 2 (6.67%) Servlets
5 2 (6.67%) SOAP
6 1 (3.33%) Web Services
6 1 (3.33%) XML
6 1 (3.33%) XSD
6 1 (3.33%) Swing
6 1 (3.33%) FIXML
6 1 (3.33%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 6 (20.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
1 6 (20.00%) Fixed Income
1 6 (20.00%) Equities
1 6 (20.00%) Derivative
2 5 (16.67%) Credit Risk
2 5 (16.67%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 11 (36.67%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (23.33%) Multithreading
2 5 (16.67%) OO
2 5 (16.67%) People Management
3 2 (6.67%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (3.33%) Enterprise Architecture
4 1 (3.33%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (3.33%) Waterfall
4 1 (3.33%) E-Commerce
4 1 (3.33%) SOA
4 1 (3.33%) Risk Management
4 1 (3.33%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 30 (100.00%) Java
2 17 (56.67%) SQL
3 8 (26.67%) T-SQL
4 7 (23.33%) Perl
4 7 (23.33%) SQR
4 7 (23.33%) Korn
4 7 (23.33%) C-shell
5 2 (6.67%) Shell Script
5 2 (6.67%) PL/SQL
5 2 (6.67%) JavaScript
6 1 (3.33%) VBScript
6 1 (3.33%) VB
Qualifications
1 5 (16.67%) Degree
Vendors
1 9 (30.00%) Oracle
2 8 (26.67%) Sybase
3 2 (6.67%) Red Hat
4 1 (3.33%) TIBCO