The table below looks at the statistics for the Java Developer role in IT contracts advertised for the Hampshire 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 6 March 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
6 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Java Developer
Rank 70 59 44
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -15
Contract jobs requiring a Java Developer 43 45 55
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 2.10% 2.43% 3.90%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.31% 2.67% 4.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 23 33
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£380 £400 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.00% +14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £225 £320
10% offered a daily rate of more than £415 £500 £398
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 9 8
Average hourly rate £42.00 £40.00 £34.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.00% +17.64%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.00 £40.00 £35.70
% change year-on-year
-5.00% +12.04%
Java Developer
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Hampshire 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
Hampshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1859 1685 1327
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 90.95% 91.03% 94.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 1054 954 727
Average daily rate £375 £356 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.33% +1.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £250 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £451
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 106 97 138
Average hourly rate £14.50 £26.00 £18.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-44.23% +40.54%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.35 £12.38 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.00 £45.00 £37.95
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.60 £17.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-2.35% -2.85%

Java Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

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

Java Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

Java Developer
Daily Rate Trend in Hampshire

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

Java Developer Daily Rate Trend in Hampshire

Java Developer
Daily Rate Histogram in Hampshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Java Developer across the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 6 March 2015.

Java Developer Daily Rate Histogram in Hampshire

Java Developer
Hourly Rate Trend in Hampshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Java Developer across the Hampshire region.

Java Developer Hourly Rate Trend in Hampshire

Java Developer
Contract Job Locations in Hampshire

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 Hampshire region over the 3 months to 6 March 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
Southampton -4 15 £365 +62.22% 3
Basingstoke +4 11 £325 - 8
Aldershot -1 3 £400 -3.03%
Farnborough -18 1 - -
Hook - - - -
Andover - - - - 1
Winchester - - - -
Fareham - - - - 4
Petersfield - - - - 1
Portsmouth - - - - 2
Java Developer
South East

Java Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 6 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Hampshire 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 76 (100.00%) Java
2 53 (69.74%) Agile Software Development
3 51 (67.11%) Spring
4 46 (60.53%) Web Services
5 44 (57.89%) JUnit
6 43 (56.58%) Hibernate
7 39 (51.32%) Scrum
8 36 (47.37%) TDD
9 33 (43.42%) BDD
9 33 (43.42%) Jenkins
10 32 (42.11%) Mockito
10 32 (42.11%) Selenium
11 31 (40.79%) Linux
12 30 (39.47%) Continuous Integration
13 29 (38.16%) Cucumber
14 27 (35.53%) Subversion
15 26 (34.21%) Web Development
15 26 (34.21%) SOA
16 24 (31.58%) MVC
16 24 (31.58%) RESTful
17 23 (30.26%) Maven
18 21 (27.63%) Spring MVC
18 21 (27.63%) JPA
19 20 (26.32%) SOAP
20 19 (25.00%) CSS
20 19 (25.00%) Puppet
20 19 (25.00%) Vagrant
21 18 (23.68%) JavaScript
22 17 (22.37%) Internet
22 17 (22.37%) Amazon EC2

Java Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 6 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Hampshire 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 16 (21.05%) Tomcat
2 9 (11.84%) WebLogic
2 9 (11.84%) Apache
3 6 (7.89%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 4 (5.26%) Documentum
5 2 (2.63%) TeamSite
5 2 (2.63%) CMS
5 2 (2.63%) JBoss
6 1 (1.32%) Apache ServiceMix
Business Applications
1 3 (3.95%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 17 (22.37%) Amazon EC2
2 10 (13.16%) Amazon S3
2 10 (13.16%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (1.32%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 17 (22.37%) Internet
2 3 (3.95%) Network Security
3 2 (2.63%) NGN
4 1 (1.32%) NAS
4 1 (1.32%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (9.21%) PostgreSQL
2 6 (7.89%) Hazelcast
3 3 (3.95%) Hadoop
3 3 (3.95%) Apache Cassandra
4 1 (1.32%) NoSQL
4 1 (1.32%) MongoDB
4 1 (1.32%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 44 (57.89%) JUnit
2 33 (43.42%) Jenkins
3 32 (42.11%) Mockito
3 32 (42.11%) Selenium
4 29 (38.16%) Cucumber
5 27 (35.53%) Subversion
6 23 (30.26%) Maven
7 13 (17.11%) Eclipse
8 12 (15.79%) Git (software)
9 8 (10.53%) RSpec
10 2 (2.63%) Gerrit
11 1 (1.32%) Ant
11 1 (1.32%) DbUnit
11 1 (1.32%) TestNG
General
1 1 (1.32%) Telecoms
1 1 (1.32%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 51 (67.11%) Spring
2 46 (60.53%) Web Services
3 43 (56.58%) Hibernate
4 24 (31.58%) RESTful
5 21 (27.63%) JPA
5 21 (27.63%) Spring MVC
6 20 (26.32%) SOAP
7 19 (25.00%) CSS
8 14 (18.42%) Ajax
9 13 (17.11%) JSON
9 13 (17.11%) PostGIS
10 11 (14.47%) OpenID
10 11 (14.47%) OAuth2
10 11 (14.47%) SAML
11 8 (10.53%) GWT
11 8 (10.53%) HTML
11 8 (10.53%) REST
12 7 (9.21%) JSP
12 7 (9.21%) XML
13 6 (7.89%) JTS
Miscellaneous
1 16 (21.05%) Open Source
2 1 (1.32%) User Experience
2 1 (1.32%) Algorithms
2 1 (1.32%) Web 2.0
2 1 (1.32%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 31 (40.79%) Linux
2 6 (7.89%) Oracle Linux
3 1 (1.32%) UNIX
3 1 (1.32%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 53 (69.74%) Agile Software Development
2 39 (51.32%) Scrum
3 36 (47.37%) TDD
4 33 (43.42%) BDD
5 30 (39.47%) Continuous Integration
6 26 (34.21%) Web Development
6 26 (34.21%) SOA
7 24 (31.58%) MVC
8 15 (19.74%) Kanban
9 14 (18.42%) Test Automation
9 14 (18.42%) OO
10 11 (14.47%) Automated Testing
11 10 (13.16%) Unit Testing
12 9 (11.84%) Change Control
13 6 (7.89%) BPEL
13 6 (7.89%) Configuration Management
14 5 (6.58%) Information Management
14 5 (6.58%) Software Engineering
15 3 (3.95%) ICONIX
15 3 (3.95%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 76 (100.00%) Java
2 18 (23.68%) JavaScript
3 13 (17.11%) SQL
4 4 (5.26%) Python
5 3 (3.95%) PHP
6 2 (2.63%) PL/SQL
7 1 (1.32%) VB.NET
7 1 (1.32%) Perl
7 1 (1.32%) C#
7 1 (1.32%) C++
7 1 (1.32%) Shell Script
7 1 (1.32%) Ruby
7 1 (1.32%) Groovy
7 1 (1.32%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 6 (7.89%) DV Cleared
1 6 (7.89%) Security Cleared
2 4 (5.26%) SC Cleared
3 1 (1.32%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.63%) HL7
2 1 (1.32%) QA
System Software
1 13 (17.11%) VirtualBox
2 8 (10.53%) Docker
3 6 (7.89%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 19 (25.00%) Puppet
1 19 (25.00%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 10 (13.16%) Oracle
2 5 (6.58%) webMethods
3 3 (3.95%) Google
3 3 (3.95%) WSO2
4 2 (2.63%) Software AG
5 1 (1.32%) Hitachi
5 1 (1.32%) Red Hat
5 1 (1.32%) Atomikos