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 1 September 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
1 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Java Developer
Rank 88 77 74
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -3
Contract jobs requiring a Java Developer 35 48 37
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 1.57% 2.30% 2.03%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.67% 2.49% 2.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 36 18
Average daily rate
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£375 £365 £355
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.73% +2.81%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £224 £300 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £428 £500 £397
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £350 £373
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -6.04%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 10
Average hourly rate - £35.00 £26.31
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +33.01%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £42.75 £34.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+25.73% -2.85%
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
2091 1926 1720
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 93.52% 92.11% 94.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 1269 1140 991
Average daily rate £375 £350 £360
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -2.77%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £225 £227
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £485 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 137 114 148
Average hourly rate £16.50 £16.14 £17.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.26% -5.08%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.75 £10.57 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £45.00 £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £16.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+3.03% -2.94%

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 1 September 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 1 September 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 -2 7 £350 +7.69% 8
Basingstoke -4 5 £375 +11.11%
Winchester -18 5 £383 +2.00% 2
Hook +6 3 £425 -12.82%
Liphook - 2 £306 -
Aldershot -4 1 £400 -20.00%
Farnborough - 1 - -
Java Developer
South East

Java Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 1 September 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 73 (98.65%) Java
2 43 (58.11%) Web Services
3 40 (54.05%) Agile Software Development
4 32 (43.24%) SOAP
5 29 (39.19%) J2EE
6 28 (37.84%) Oracle
6 28 (37.84%) JUnit
7 27 (36.49%) SOA
8 26 (35.14%) Linux
9 24 (32.43%) Spring
9 24 (32.43%) Scrum
10 20 (27.03%) TDD
10 20 (27.03%) Selenium
11 18 (24.32%) Relational Database
12 17 (22.97%) Continuous Integration
13 16 (21.62%) MySQL
13 16 (21.62%) JavaScript
13 16 (21.62%) BDD
14 15 (20.27%) Git (software)
14 15 (20.27%) HTML
14 15 (20.27%) EJB
14 15 (20.27%) Security Cleared
14 15 (20.27%) Automated Testing
15 14 (18.92%) PostgreSQL
15 14 (18.92%) UML
15 14 (18.92%) JBoss
15 14 (18.92%) RESTful
16 13 (17.57%) SQL
16 13 (17.57%) Maven
17 12 (16.22%) Subversion

Java Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 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 14 (18.92%) JBoss
2 9 (12.16%) Apache
3 8 (10.81%) WebLogic
4 7 (9.46%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 3 (4.05%) Tomcat
6 1 (1.35%) Documentum
6 1 (1.35%) FileNet
6 1 (1.35%) WebSphere
6 1 (1.35%) Mule
6 1 (1.35%) Apache ServiceMix
6 1 (1.35%) IIS
Business Applications
1 6 (8.11%) Oracle BPM
2 2 (2.70%) Oracle 11i
3 1 (1.35%) Magento
Communications & Networking
1 6 (8.11%) Internet
2 1 (1.35%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (24.32%) Relational Database
2 16 (21.62%) MySQL
3 14 (18.92%) PostgreSQL
4 6 (8.11%) Hadoop
5 5 (6.76%) DB2
6 4 (5.41%) Apache Cassandra
7 3 (4.05%) SQL Server
8 2 (2.70%) Oracle Database
8 2 (2.70%) Oracle8/8i Database
8 2 (2.70%) Oracle9i Database
8 2 (2.70%) RDBMS
8 2 (2.70%) Oracle Database 10g
9 1 (1.35%) EDRMS
Development Applications
1 28 (37.84%) JUnit
2 20 (27.03%) Selenium
3 15 (20.27%) Git (software)
4 13 (17.57%) Maven
5 12 (16.22%) Subversion
6 10 (13.51%) Mockito
6 10 (13.51%) Cucumber
7 8 (10.81%) Jenkins
8 5 (6.76%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 5 (6.76%) Gerrit
8 5 (6.76%) FindBugs
8 5 (6.76%) Gradle
8 5 (6.76%) Checkstyle
9 2 (2.70%) JIRA
9 2 (2.70%) Ant
9 2 (2.70%) Eclipse
10 1 (1.35%) HP UFT
10 1 (1.35%) ClearCase
General
1 3 (4.05%) Telecoms
1 3 (4.05%) Finance
1 3 (4.05%) Automotive
2 1 (1.35%) Retail
2 1 (1.35%) Back Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 43 (58.11%) Web Services
2 32 (43.24%) SOAP
3 29 (39.19%) J2EE
4 24 (32.43%) Spring
5 15 (20.27%) EJB
5 15 (20.27%) HTML
6 14 (18.92%) RESTful
7 12 (16.22%) REST
7 12 (16.22%) XML
7 12 (16.22%) Hibernate
8 11 (14.86%) JMS
8 11 (14.86%) HTML5
9 8 (10.81%) AngularJS
9 8 (10.81%) ActiveMQ
10 7 (9.46%) SAML
10 7 (9.46%) Java EE
10 7 (9.46%) JSP
10 7 (9.46%) OAuth2
10 7 (9.46%) OpenID
11 6 (8.11%) Apache Camel
Miscellaneous
1 2 (2.70%) N-Tier
1 2 (2.70%) Fixed Income
1 2 (2.70%) Digital Media
2 1 (1.35%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (1.35%) Web 2.0
2 1 (1.35%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 26 (35.14%) Linux
2 10 (13.51%) Windows
3 6 (8.11%) UNIX
4 1 (1.35%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (54.05%) Agile Software Development
2 27 (36.49%) SOA
3 24 (32.43%) Scrum
4 20 (27.03%) TDD
5 17 (22.97%) Continuous Integration
6 16 (21.62%) BDD
7 15 (20.27%) Automated Testing
8 14 (18.92%) UML
9 9 (12.16%) OO
9 9 (12.16%) Open Source
10 7 (9.46%) Change Control
10 7 (9.46%) Process Management
11 6 (8.11%) E-Commerce
11 6 (8.11%) Migration
11 6 (8.11%) Web Development
12 5 (6.76%) ITIL
12 5 (6.76%) ITSM
12 5 (6.76%) RUP
13 4 (5.41%) Multithreading
13 4 (5.41%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 73 (98.65%) Java
2 16 (21.62%) JavaScript
3 13 (17.57%) SQL
4 6 (8.11%) PL/SQL
5 5 (6.76%) PHP
6 2 (2.70%) XPath
7 1 (1.35%) Python
Qualifications
1 15 (20.27%) Security Cleared
2 12 (16.22%) SC Cleared
3 1 (1.35%) DV Cleared
3 1 (1.35%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (6.76%) QA
Vendors
1 28 (37.84%) Oracle
2 5 (6.76%) webMethods
3 4 (5.41%) WSO2
4 2 (2.70%) Apigee
4 2 (2.70%) Sybase
4 2 (2.70%) IBM
5 1 (1.35%) hybris
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