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 24 August 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
24 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Java
Rank 20 9 2
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -7
Contract jobs citing Java 6 6 28
As % of all contract IT jobs located in County Antrim 4.58% 10.00% 27.45%
As % of the Programming Languages category 13.64% 26.09% 51.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 4 11
Median daily rate £413 £405 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.85% +35.00%
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £40.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +14.28%
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
44 23 54
As % of all contract IT jobs located in County Antrim 33.59% 38.33% 52.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 16 30
Median daily rate £275 £200 £313
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+37.50% -36.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £168 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £439 £460 £379
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £365 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.73% +4.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 0 1
Median hourly rate £10.00 - £13.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £39.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +11.42%

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
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 24 August 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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 -12 6 £413 +1.85% 1
Java
Northern Ireland

Java
Top 30 Related IT Skills in County Antrim

For the 6 months to 24 August 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 County Antrim region with a requirement for Java.

1 5 (55.56%) JMS
1 5 (55.56%) PL/SQL
1 5 (55.56%) SQL
1 5 (55.56%) J2EE
2 4 (44.44%) Oracle
2 4 (44.44%) WebSphere
2 4 (44.44%) Scala
3 3 (33.33%) Data Protection
3 3 (33.33%) Java EE 5
3 3 (33.33%) EJB 3.0
3 3 (33.33%) Java EE
3 3 (33.33%) JSF
3 3 (33.33%) RDBMS
3 3 (33.33%) SQL Server
3 3 (33.33%) JDBC
3 3 (33.33%) SOAP
3 3 (33.33%) Web Services
3 3 (33.33%) JBoss
3 3 (33.33%) EJB
3 3 (33.33%) Tomcat
3 3 (33.33%) JAX-WS
3 3 (33.33%) Enterprise Software
3 3 (33.33%) Relational Database
4 2 (22.22%) Spring
4 2 (22.22%) Mentoring
4 2 (22.22%) Business Intelligence
4 2 (22.22%) JavaScript
4 2 (22.22%) SAP
4 2 (22.22%) Finance
4 2 (22.22%) Hibernate

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 4 (44.44%) WebSphere
2 3 (33.33%) JBoss
2 3 (33.33%) Tomcat
3 1 (11.11%) NetWeaver
3 1 (11.11%) Oracle Workflow
3 1 (11.11%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 1 (11.11%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (11.11%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (11.11%) Oracle EBS R12
1 1 (11.11%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (11.11%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (33.33%) RDBMS
1 3 (33.33%) Relational Database
1 3 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 1 (11.11%) Oracle BI EE
2 1 (11.11%) Oracle BI Publisher
2 1 (11.11%) Oracle Database
2 1 (11.11%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 1 (11.11%) JDeveloper
1 1 (11.11%) Oracle APEX
1 1 (11.11%) Oracle Forms
General
1 2 (22.22%) Finance
2 1 (11.11%) Electronics
2 1 (11.11%) Manufacturing
2 1 (11.11%) Marketing
2 1 (11.11%) Pharmaceutical
2 1 (11.11%) Retail
2 1 (11.11%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 8 (88.89%) Developer
1 8 (88.89%) Java Developer
2 2 (22.22%) Java Scala Developer
2 2 (22.22%) Scala Developer
3 1 (11.11%) Business Consultant
3 1 (11.11%) Consultant
3 1 (11.11%) E-Business Consultant
3 1 (11.11%) Oracle Consultant
3 1 (11.11%) Oracle Technical Consultant
3 1 (11.11%) Senior Developer
3 1 (11.11%) Senior Java Developer
3 1 (11.11%) Technical Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (55.56%) J2EE
1 5 (55.56%) JMS
2 3 (33.33%) EJB
2 3 (33.33%) EJB 3.0
2 3 (33.33%) Java EE
2 3 (33.33%) Java EE 5
2 3 (33.33%) JAX-WS
2 3 (33.33%) JDBC
2 3 (33.33%) JSF
2 3 (33.33%) SOAP
2 3 (33.33%) Web Services
3 2 (22.22%) Hibernate
3 2 (22.22%) Spring
4 1 (11.11%) AngularJS
4 1 (11.11%) CSS
4 1 (11.11%) HTML
4 1 (11.11%) Middleware
4 1 (11.11%) RESTful
4 1 (11.11%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (33.33%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (11.11%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 1 (11.11%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (33.33%) Data Protection
2 2 (22.22%) Business Intelligence
2 2 (22.22%) Mentoring
3 1 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (11.11%) BDD
3 1 (11.11%) Change Management
3 1 (11.11%) Coaching
3 1 (11.11%) Continuous Delivery
3 1 (11.11%) Digital Marketing
3 1 (11.11%) ERP
3 1 (11.11%) Functional Programming
3 1 (11.11%) Kanban
3 1 (11.11%) Programme Management
3 1 (11.11%) Risk Management
3 1 (11.11%) Scrum
3 1 (11.11%) TDD
3 1 (11.11%) Translating Business Requirements
3 1 (11.11%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 5 (55.56%) PL/SQL
1 5 (55.56%) SQL
2 4 (44.44%) Scala
3 2 (22.22%) JavaScript
4 1 (11.11%) Bash Shell
4 1 (11.11%) Perl
4 1 (11.11%) PowerShell
4 1 (11.11%) Python
4 1 (11.11%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 1 (11.11%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (11.11%) QA
Vendors
1 4 (44.44%) Oracle
2 2 (22.22%) SAP
3 1 (11.11%) IBM
3 1 (11.11%) Microsoft