The table below looks at the statistics for Java skills in IT contracts advertised for the County Antrim region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Java over the 3 months to 22 February 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
22 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Java
Northern Ireland / County Antrim
Rank 3 3 8
Rank change year-on-year
0 +5
Contract jobs citing Java 48 24 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in County Antrim 21.05% 24.00% 17.20%
As % of the Programming Languages category 33.33% 54.55% 36.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 32 19 7
Median daily rate £413 £325 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+26.92% -10.34%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £274 £263 £295
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £390 £456
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £411 £400
% change year-on-year
+3.34% +2.81%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £41.69 £36.95
% change year-on-year
-4.04% +12.82%

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

Programming Languages Category
County Antrim
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
144 44 44
As % of all contract IT jobs located in County Antrim 63.16% 44.00% 47.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 109 23 19
Median daily rate £410 £300 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+36.66% -11.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £261 £263 £273
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £400 £390
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.25 £40.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +11.11%

Java
Jobs Demand Trend in County Antrim

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

Java Jobs Demand Trend in County Antrim

Java
Daily Rate Trend in County Antrim

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

Java Daily Rate Trend in County Antrim

Java
Daily Rate Histogram in County Antrim

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Java across the County Antrim region over the 3 months to 22 February 2017.

Java Daily Rate Histogram in County Antrim

Java
Contract Job Locations in County Antrim

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Java within the County Antrim region over the 3 months to 22 February 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Belfast 0 47 £413 +26.92% 7
Java
Northern Ireland

Java
Top 30 Related IT Skills in County Antrim

For the 6 months to 22 February 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 County Antrim region with a requirement for Java.

1 46 (56.10%) Agile Software Development
2 41 (50.00%) Finance
3 33 (40.24%) Linux
4 32 (39.02%) SQL
5 25 (30.49%) TDD
5 25 (30.49%) Banking
6 21 (25.61%) BDD
7 20 (24.39%) Perl
7 20 (24.39%) OOD
8 19 (23.17%) Unix
8 19 (23.17%) C#
8 19 (23.17%) KDB
9 18 (21.95%) AngularJS
10 17 (20.73%) Front Office
11 16 (19.51%) C++
12 15 (18.29%) JavaScript
12 15 (18.29%) Information Security
12 15 (18.29%) Multithreading
12 15 (18.29%) Spring
12 15 (18.29%) Integration Testing
12 15 (18.29%) Continuous Integration
13 14 (17.07%) Degree
13 14 (17.07%) NoSQL
13 14 (17.07%) Python
13 14 (17.07%) Analytical Skills
14 11 (13.41%) Mathematics
15 10 (12.20%) Relational Database
15 10 (12.20%) Data Validation
15 10 (12.20%) Equities
15 10 (12.20%) Validation

Java
Top Related IT Skills in County Antrim 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 (7.32%) Apache
1 6 (7.32%) Cloud Foundry
2 2 (2.44%) Alfresco
2 2 (2.44%) Confluence
3 1 (1.22%) WebSphere
Applications
1 1 (1.22%) EngageOne
Cloud Services
1 4 (4.88%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.22%) NAS
1 1 (1.22%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (23.17%) KDB
2 14 (17.07%) NoSQL
3 10 (12.20%) Relational Database
4 9 (10.98%) Kdb+
5 8 (9.76%) RDBMS
6 2 (2.44%) SQL Server
7 1 (1.22%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 3 (3.66%) Cucumber
1 3 (3.66%) LoadRunner
1 3 (3.66%) Selenium
2 2 (2.44%) Bitbucket
2 2 (2.44%) Git (software)
2 2 (2.44%) JIRA
2 2 (2.44%) TeamCity
3 1 (1.22%) Ant
3 1 (1.22%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 1 (1.22%) CppUnit
3 1 (1.22%) Jenkins
3 1 (1.22%) JUnit
3 1 (1.22%) Maven
3 1 (1.22%) NUnit
3 1 (1.22%) TestNG
3 1 (1.22%) Visual Studio
General
1 41 (50.00%) Finance
2 25 (30.49%) Banking
3 17 (20.73%) Front Office
4 1 (1.22%) Billing
4 1 (1.22%) Investment Banking
4 1 (1.22%) Retail
Job Titles
1 73 (89.02%) Developer
2 50 (60.98%) Java Developer
3 29 (35.37%) Senior Developer
4 28 (34.15%) Senior Java Developer
5 19 (23.17%) KDB Developer
6 17 (20.73%) Lead Developer
7 5 (6.10%) Technical Developer
7 5 (6.10%) Technical Leader
8 4 (4.88%) Java Engineer
9 3 (3.66%) Analyst
9 3 (3.66%) Banking Analyst
9 3 (3.66%) Full Stack Developer
9 3 (3.66%) SQL Developer
9 3 (3.66%) Test Analyst
10 2 (2.44%) Automation Test Analyst
10 2 (2.44%) JavaScript Developer
10 2 (2.44%) Murex Developer
10 2 (2.44%) QA Analyst
10 2 (2.44%) QA Test Analyst
10 2 (2.44%) Senior SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (21.95%) AngularJS
2 15 (18.29%) Spring
3 8 (9.76%) Spring Boot
4 7 (8.54%) Spring MVC
5 6 (7.32%) Angular 2
5 6 (7.32%) JSP
5 6 (7.32%) Servlets
5 6 (7.32%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 4 (4.88%) HTML
6 4 (4.88%) J2EE
6 4 (4.88%) jQuery
6 4 (4.88%) Node.js
7 3 (3.66%) CSS
8 2 (2.44%) FpML
8 2 (2.44%) JSON
8 2 (2.44%) Murex MxML
9 1 (1.22%) .NET Framework
9 1 (1.22%) JDBC
9 1 (1.22%) XML
9 1 (1.22%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 14 (17.07%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (12.20%) Equities
3 9 (10.98%) Equity Derivative
4 5 (6.10%) Enterprise Software
4 5 (6.10%) Fixed Income
4 5 (6.10%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 3 (3.66%) Derivative
6 2 (2.44%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 33 (40.24%) Linux
2 19 (23.17%) Unix
3 9 (10.98%) Solaris
4 1 (1.22%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 46 (56.10%) Agile Software Development
2 25 (30.49%) TDD
3 21 (25.61%) BDD
4 20 (24.39%) OOD
5 15 (18.29%) Continuous Integration
5 15 (18.29%) Information Security
5 15 (18.29%) Integration Testing
5 15 (18.29%) Multithreading
6 11 (13.41%) Mathematics
7 10 (12.20%) Data Validation
7 10 (12.20%) Validation
8 7 (8.54%) MVC
8 7 (8.54%) OO
9 6 (7.32%) Mentoring
9 6 (7.32%) Migration
9 6 (7.32%) Scrum
10 4 (4.88%) Analytics
10 4 (4.88%) E-Commerce
10 4 (4.88%) Pair Programming
11 3 (3.66%) Non-Functional Testing
Programming Languages
1 32 (39.02%) SQL
2 20 (24.39%) Perl
3 19 (23.17%) C#
4 16 (19.51%) C++
5 15 (18.29%) JavaScript
6 14 (17.07%) Python
7 3 (3.66%) VBScript
8 2 (2.44%) PL/SQL
9 1 (1.22%) C
9 1 (1.22%) Shell Script
9 1 (1.22%) VB
9 1 (1.22%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 14 (17.07%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.44%) QA
Vendors
1 6 (7.32%) Oracle
2 4 (4.88%) ATG
3 2 (2.44%) Murex
4 1 (1.22%) Guidewire
4 1 (1.22%) VMware