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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Java over the 3 months to 21 October 2014 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
21 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java
Rank 2 2 2
Rank change year-on-year
0 0
Contract jobs citing Java 48 29 45
As % of all contract IT jobs located in County Antrim 36.92% 29.29% 28.48%
As % of the Programming Languages category 56.47% 47.54% 60.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 14 20
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£313 £375 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-16.66% +3.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £208 £291 £318
10% offered a daily rate of more than £413 £400 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+14.20% +0.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.63 £35.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+1.78% -2.77%
Java
Northern Ireland

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
85 61 74
As % of all contract IT jobs located in County Antrim 65.38% 61.62% 46.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 53 30 31
Average daily rate £300 £300 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -11.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £213 £260 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £396 £400 £398
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £13.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £33.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+4.47% -4.28%

Java
Jobs Demand Trend in County Antrim

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Java across the County Antrim region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 21 October 2014.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Java within the County Antrim region over the 3 months to 21 October 2014. 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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statistics and historical trends)
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 0 48 £313 -16.66% 11
Java
Northern Ireland

Java
Top 30 Related IT Skills in County Antrim

For the 6 months to 21 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the County Antrim 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 34 (49.28%) SQL
2 27 (39.13%) Finance
3 25 (36.23%) Banking
3 25 (36.23%) Java EE
4 21 (30.43%) UNIX
5 19 (27.54%) SQL Server
6 17 (24.64%) Oracle
6 17 (24.64%) JavaScript
7 15 (21.74%) OO
7 15 (21.74%) Hibernate
7 15 (21.74%) Agile Software Development
8 14 (20.29%) Spring
8 14 (20.29%) Apple iOS
8 14 (20.29%) HTML
8 14 (20.29%) J2EE
8 14 (20.29%) WebLogic
9 13 (18.84%) CSS
9 13 (18.84%) Sybase
9 13 (18.84%) Eclipse
10 12 (17.39%) RAD
10 12 (17.39%) MVC
10 12 (17.39%) Mac OS X
10 12 (17.39%) Dojo
10 12 (17.39%) Web Application Development
11 11 (15.94%) People Management
11 11 (15.94%) Investment Banking
12 10 (14.49%) Equities
12 10 (14.49%) Fixed Income
12 10 (14.49%) WebSphere
12 10 (14.49%) Credit Risk

Java
Top Related IT Skills in County Antrim by Category

For the 6 months to 21 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the County Antrim 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 14 (20.29%) WebLogic
2 10 (14.49%) WebSphere
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.45%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (27.54%) SQL Server
2 8 (11.59%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (2.90%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 2 (2.90%) Oracle Database
4 1 (1.45%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (1.45%) Data Mining
4 1 (1.45%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 13 (18.84%) Eclipse
2 8 (11.59%) Maven
3 1 (1.45%) Selenium
3 1 (1.45%) Git (software)
General
1 27 (39.13%) Finance
2 25 (36.23%) Banking
3 11 (15.94%) Investment Banking
4 5 (7.25%) Financial Institution
5 3 (4.35%) International Banking
6 2 (2.90%) Retail
7 1 (1.45%) Multimedia
7 1 (1.45%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 56 (81.16%) Developer
2 30 (43.48%) Java Developer
3 12 (17.39%) JavaScript Developer
4 8 (11.59%) Senior Java Developer
4 8 (11.59%) Senior Developer
5 7 (10.14%) Applications Developer
6 5 (7.25%) Lead Developer
6 5 (7.25%) Android Developer
7 4 (5.80%) Applications Support
8 3 (4.35%) Lead Java Developer
9 2 (2.90%) Java Applications Developer
9 2 (2.90%) Mobile Developer
9 2 (2.90%) Support Analyst
9 2 (2.90%) Analyst
9 2 (2.90%) Developer Analyst
9 2 (2.90%) Java Team Leader
9 2 (2.90%) Applications Support Analyst
9 2 (2.90%) Team Leader
10 1 (1.45%) UNIX Administrator
10 1 (1.45%) QA Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (36.23%) Java EE
2 15 (21.74%) Hibernate
3 14 (20.29%) Spring
3 14 (20.29%) HTML
3 14 (20.29%) J2EE
4 13 (18.84%) CSS
5 12 (17.39%) Dojo
6 8 (11.59%) Struts
6 8 (11.59%) FpML
7 7 (10.14%) Spring Integration
8 5 (7.25%) SOAP
9 4 (5.80%) Android SDK
9 4 (5.80%) Web Services
10 2 (2.90%) XML
10 2 (2.90%) JSP
10 2 (2.90%) Servlets
10 2 (2.90%) OpenCV
10 2 (2.90%) jQuery
10 2 (2.90%) Struts2
10 2 (2.90%) iPhone SDK
Miscellaneous
1 10 (14.49%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
1 10 (14.49%) Fixed Income
1 10 (14.49%) Equities
1 10 (14.49%) Credit Risk
2 9 (13.04%) Derivative
3 4 (5.80%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (4.35%) Mobile App
4 3 (4.35%) iPhone
4 3 (4.35%) N-Tier
5 2 (2.90%) Clustering
5 2 (2.90%) Algorithms
6 1 (1.45%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (1.45%) Mobile Banking
6 1 (1.45%) Social Media
6 1 (1.45%) Reference Data
6 1 (1.45%) DTV
6 1 (1.45%) Streaming Video
6 1 (1.45%) STB
Operating Systems
1 21 (30.43%) UNIX
2 14 (20.29%) Apple iOS
3 12 (17.39%) Mac OS X
4 7 (10.14%) Android
5 2 (2.90%) Solaris
6 1 (1.45%) Linux
6 1 (1.45%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (21.74%) OO
1 15 (21.74%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (17.39%) RAD
2 12 (17.39%) MVC
2 12 (17.39%) Web Application Development
3 11 (15.94%) People Management
4 7 (10.14%) Android Development
5 4 (5.80%) Multithreading
6 2 (2.90%) Load Balancing
6 2 (2.90%) Risk Management
6 2 (2.90%) iOS Development
6 2 (2.90%) Image Processing
7 1 (1.45%) Domain-Driven Design
7 1 (1.45%) Waterfall
7 1 (1.45%) Functional Testing
7 1 (1.45%) Mentoring
7 1 (1.45%) Coaching
7 1 (1.45%) OOP
7 1 (1.45%) Migration
7 1 (1.45%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 34 (49.28%) SQL
2 17 (24.64%) JavaScript
3 10 (14.49%) T-SQL
4 9 (13.04%) Korn
4 9 (13.04%) C-shell
5 8 (11.59%) Perl
5 8 (11.59%) SQR
6 6 (8.70%) Shell Script
7 4 (5.80%) PL/SQL
8 3 (4.35%) Python
9 2 (2.90%) Objective-C
9 2 (2.90%) VBScript
9 2 (2.90%) VB
Qualifications
1 8 (11.59%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.45%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (1.45%) CA SiteMinder
Vendors
1 17 (24.64%) Oracle
2 13 (18.84%) Sybase
3 2 (2.90%) Business Objects
3 2 (2.90%) Apple
4 1 (1.45%) TIBCO
4 1 (1.45%) Reuters
4 1 (1.45%) Bloomberg
4 1 (1.45%) Actimize
4 1 (1.45%) Google
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