The table below looks at the statistics for Java skills 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 over the 3 months to 28 August 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
28 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java
Rank 19 15 12
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -3
Contract jobs citing Java 153 164 191
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 7.43% 9.00% 9.69%
As % of the Programming Languages category 19.47% 22.10% 25.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 84 101 107
Average daily rate
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£375 £378 £380
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.79% -0.52%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £288 £205
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £480
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 11 9
Average hourly rate £35.00 £29.50 £39.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+18.64% -24.35%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £29.35 £23.13 £23.13
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £40.00 £67.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £37.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year
-6.66% -
Java
South East

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

Programming Languages Category
Hampshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
786 742 754
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 38.17% 40.72% 38.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 422 426 404
Average daily rate £363 £350 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.57% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £251 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 38 57 60
Average hourly rate £37.50 £29.50 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+27.11% -15.71%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.10 £17.50 £18.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.00 £40.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £34.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+2.94% -2.85%

Java
Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Java across the Hampshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

Java Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

Java
Daily Rate Trend in Hampshire

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

Java Daily Rate Trend in Hampshire

Java
Daily Rate Histogram in Hampshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Java across the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 28 August 2014.

Java Daily Rate Histogram in Hampshire

Java
Hourly Rate Trend in Hampshire

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

Java Hourly Rate Trend in Hampshire

Java
Hourly Rate Histogram in Hampshire

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Java across the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 28 August 2014.

Java Hourly Rate Histogram in Hampshire

Java
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 within the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 28 August 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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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 +5 44 £328 -7.74% 5
Basingstoke +6 16 £338 -3.57% 7
Winchester +7 8 £375 -5.95% 1
Hook -19 6 £519 +32.66%
Gosport - 6 - -
Aldershot -7 4 £500 -
Andover +2 3 £400 - 1
Fareham -3 3 £350 -26.31% 5
Havant -6 2 £265 -47.00% 1
Portsmouth -4 1 £325 -28.76% 3
Petersfield - - - - 1
Farnborough - - - - 3
Java
South East

Java
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 28 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Hampshire 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.

1 115 (33.72%) SQL
2 94 (27.57%) Web Services
3 92 (26.98%) Spring
4 91 (26.69%) Oracle
5 79 (23.17%) Linux
6 78 (22.87%) Security Cleared
7 65 (19.06%) Hibernate
8 59 (17.30%) JavaScript
8 59 (17.30%) Jenkins
9 55 (16.13%) Scrum
10 53 (15.54%) Maven
11 52 (15.25%) .NET
12 51 (14.96%) Windows
12 51 (14.96%) SAN
13 50 (14.66%) HTML
13 50 (14.66%) Agile Software Development
13 50 (14.66%) SC Cleared
14 48 (14.08%) Apache
15 47 (13.78%) C#
16 46 (13.49%) C
17 43 (12.61%) MVC
18 42 (12.32%) UNIX
18 42 (12.32%) XML
19 41 (12.02%) SQL Server
20 40 (11.73%) CSS
20 40 (11.73%) HP
21 39 (11.44%) VMware
22 38 (11.14%) JUnit
23 37 (10.85%) VB
24 36 (10.56%) Selenium

Java
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Hampshire 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 48 (14.08%) Apache
2 32 (9.38%) Tomcat
3 23 (6.74%) Apache ServiceMix
4 21 (6.16%) WebLogic
5 19 (5.57%) SharePoint
6 8 (2.35%) Documentum
7 7 (2.05%) Oracle HTTP Server
7 7 (2.05%) Liferay
8 6 (1.76%) Oracle Application Server
9 5 (1.47%) WebSphere
9 5 (1.47%) Confluence
9 5 (1.47%) Node.js
10 4 (1.17%) GlassFish
10 4 (1.17%) IIS
10 4 (1.17%) ArcGIS
11 3 (0.88%) CMS
11 3 (0.88%) WordPress
11 3 (0.88%) Oracle Spatial
11 3 (0.88%) Drupal
12 1 (0.29%) Oracle Service Bus
Applications
1 17 (4.99%) MS Excel
2 8 (2.35%) MS Office
3 2 (0.59%) MS Project
3 2 (0.59%) MS Visio
3 2 (0.59%) Acrobat
4 1 (0.29%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 19 (5.57%) Oracle Applications
2 3 (0.88%) Oracle EBS
2 3 (0.88%) Oracle BPM
3 2 (0.59%) Remedy ITSM
3 2 (0.59%) Google Analytics
3 2 (0.59%) Oracle ERP
4 1 (0.29%) Oracle Financials
4 1 (0.29%) Oracle CRM
4 1 (0.29%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (0.29%) Dynamics AX
4 1 (0.29%) ResourceLink
4 1 (0.29%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 18 (5.28%) Amazon AWS
2 16 (4.69%) Amazon EC2
3 15 (4.40%) Amazon S3
4 7 (2.05%) SaaS
5 2 (0.59%) PaaS
5 2 (0.59%) IaaS
5 2 (0.59%) Force.com
6 1 (0.29%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 51 (14.96%) SAN
2 19 (5.57%) Fibre Channel
3 16 (4.69%) Internet
3 16 (4.69%) HTTP
3 16 (4.69%) SSL
3 16 (4.69%) Firewall
4 12 (3.52%) LDAP
5 9 (2.64%) Network Security
6 8 (2.35%) LAN
7 7 (2.05%) iSCSI
8 6 (1.76%) VPN
8 6 (1.76%) NAS
9 5 (1.47%) FCoE
9 5 (1.47%) WAN
9 5 (1.47%) TCP/IP
10 4 (1.17%) IPsec
10 4 (1.17%) ATM
10 4 (1.17%) DNS
11 3 (0.88%) HTTPS
11 3 (0.88%) NGN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 41 (12.02%) SQL Server
2 23 (6.74%) Oracle Database
3 18 (5.28%) PostgreSQL
4 16 (4.69%) Relational Database
5 15 (4.40%) Data Warehouse
6 14 (4.11%) MySQL
7 12 (3.52%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 9 (2.64%) Oracle Database 11g
9 8 (2.35%) RDBMS
10 6 (1.76%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 6 (1.76%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 6 (1.76%) SQL Server 2008
10 6 (1.76%) SQL Server 2012
11 5 (1.47%) NoSQL
11 5 (1.47%) Big Data
12 4 (1.17%) QlikView
12 4 (1.17%) Oracle Database 10g
12 4 (1.17%) SQL Server 2005
12 4 (1.17%) MongoDB
13 3 (0.88%) JasperReports
Development Applications
1 59 (17.30%) Jenkins
2 53 (15.54%) Maven
3 38 (11.14%) JUnit
4 36 (10.56%) Selenium
5 32 (9.38%) Cucumber
6 31 (9.09%) Eclipse
7 28 (8.21%) Subversion
8 26 (7.62%) Mockito
9 19 (5.57%) TestNG
10 18 (5.28%) DbUnit
11 17 (4.99%) Ant
12 16 (4.69%) SoapUI
12 16 (4.69%) SpecFlow
13 14 (4.11%) LoadRunner
14 12 (3.52%) RSpec
15 11 (3.23%) JIRA
16 9 (2.64%) Git (software)
17 7 (2.05%) Talend Open Studio
17 7 (2.05%) WebDriver
17 7 (2.05%) Hudson
General
1 18 (5.28%) Finance
2 11 (3.23%) Retail
3 7 (2.05%) Marketing
3 7 (2.05%) Telecoms
4 6 (1.76%) Automotive
5 5 (1.47%) Military
6 3 (0.88%) Manufacturing
7 2 (0.59%) Publishing
7 2 (0.59%) Games
7 2 (0.59%) Legal
7 2 (0.59%) Banking
7 2 (0.59%) Billing
8 1 (0.29%) General Ledger
8 1 (0.29%) Dutch Language
Job Titles
1 162 (47.51%) Developer
2 100 (29.33%) Java Developer
3 35 (10.26%) Analyst
4 23 (6.74%) Test Analyst
4 23 (6.74%) Software Engineer
5 19 (5.57%) Architect
6 16 (4.69%) Software Developer
6 16 (4.69%) Senior Developer
7 14 (4.11%) Tester
7 14 (4.11%) Senior Java Developer
8 13 (3.81%) Test Engineer
9 12 (3.52%) Test Manager
10 11 (3.23%) Consultant
11 10 (2.93%) Performance Manager
11 10 (2.93%) DevOps Engineer
12 8 (2.35%) Front-End Developer
12 8 (2.35%) Android Developer
12 8 (2.35%) Performance Test Manager
12 8 (2.35%) Performance Tester
12 8 (2.35%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 94 (27.57%) Web Services
2 92 (26.98%) Spring
3 65 (19.06%) Hibernate
4 52 (15.25%) .NET
5 50 (14.66%) HTML
6 42 (12.32%) XML
7 40 (11.73%) CSS
8 35 (10.26%) SOAP
9 28 (8.21%) J2EE
9 28 (8.21%) JSON
10 27 (7.92%) GWT
10 27 (7.92%) Apache Camel
11 25 (7.33%) Ajax
12 22 (6.45%) RESTful
13 20 (5.87%) JSP
14 19 (5.57%) JPA
14 19 (5.57%) Java EE
15 16 (4.69%) Spring MVC
16 15 (4.40%) JSF
17 14 (4.11%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 31 (9.09%) Open Source
2 11 (3.23%) Management Information System
3 10 (2.93%) Replication
4 8 (2.35%) Clustering
4 8 (2.35%) Mobile App
5 5 (1.47%) FMCG
5 5 (1.47%) HACMP
5 5 (1.47%) GIS
5 5 (1.47%) Mathematics
6 4 (1.17%) Computer Science
6 4 (1.17%) Taxonomies
7 3 (0.88%) Human Factors
7 3 (0.88%) Blackberry
7 3 (0.88%) Linked Data
8 2 (0.59%) iSeries
8 2 (0.59%) Visualisation
8 2 (0.59%) Enterprise Software
8 2 (0.59%) Digital Media
8 2 (0.59%) DTV
8 2 (0.59%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 79 (23.17%) Linux
2 51 (14.96%) Windows
3 42 (12.32%) UNIX
4 17 (4.99%) CentOS
5 13 (3.81%) Windows Server 2003
5 13 (3.81%) Windows XP
6 12 (3.52%) AIX
6 12 (3.52%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 12 (3.52%) Windows Server 2008
7 10 (2.93%) Android
7 10 (2.93%) Solaris
8 8 (2.35%) HPUX
9 5 (1.47%) NetWare
9 5 (1.47%) Debian
10 4 (1.17%) Apple iOS
11 3 (0.88%) Windows 7
11 3 (0.88%) Windows 2000
12 2 (0.59%) Embedded Linux
12 2 (0.59%) Oracle Linux
12 2 (0.59%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 55 (16.13%) Scrum
2 50 (14.66%) Agile Software Development
3 43 (12.61%) MVC
4 35 (10.26%) TDD
4 35 (10.26%) SOA
5 33 (9.68%) Continuous Integration
6 30 (8.80%) Software Engineering
7 25 (7.33%) CRM
8 23 (6.74%) Migration
9 22 (6.45%) Test Automation
10 21 (6.16%) ITIL
11 20 (5.87%) E-Commerce
11 20 (5.87%) DevOps
12 16 (4.69%) PRINCE2
12 16 (4.69%) Software Testing
12 16 (4.69%) Web Development
13 14 (4.11%) UML
13 14 (4.11%) BDD
14 13 (3.81%) Test Strategy
14 13 (3.81%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 115 (33.72%) SQL
2 59 (17.30%) JavaScript
3 47 (13.78%) C#
4 46 (13.49%) C
5 37 (10.85%) VB
6 32 (9.38%) Perl
7 29 (8.50%) PHP
8 28 (8.21%) C++
9 27 (7.92%) Shell Script
9 27 (7.92%) Python
10 18 (5.28%) Groovy
11 16 (4.69%) Bash Shell
11 16 (4.69%) PL/SQL
12 14 (4.11%) Korn
13 12 (3.52%) Ruby
14 5 (1.47%) PHP5
14 5 (1.47%) T-SQL
15 3 (0.88%) HQL
15 3 (0.88%) XPath
16 2 (0.59%) Embedded C
Qualifications
1 78 (22.87%) Security Cleared
2 50 (14.66%) SC Cleared
3 30 (8.80%) ISTQB
4 28 (8.21%) Degree
5 17 (4.99%) DV Cleared
5 17 (4.99%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
6 12 (3.52%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 11 (3.23%) CCNA
7 11 (3.23%) Cisco Certification
8 8 (2.35%) ISEB
8 8 (2.35%) BC Cleared
9 6 (1.76%) ITIL Certification
10 2 (0.59%) Microsoft Certification
10 2 (0.59%) Sun Certification
10 2 (0.59%) CISSP
10 2 (0.59%) MCSE
11 1 (0.29%) PhD
11 1 (0.29%) CCNP
11 1 (0.29%) CCVP
11 1 (0.29%) HP AIS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (2.93%) ISO 9001
1 10 (2.93%) QA
2 3 (0.88%) HL7
3 2 (0.59%) JSP 440
4 1 (0.29%) TickIT
System Software
1 17 (4.99%) VMware Infrastructure
2 11 (3.23%) vCloud
3 9 (2.64%) VirtualBox
4 6 (1.76%) Active Directory
5 5 (1.47%) Docker
5 5 (1.47%) GPFS
5 5 (1.47%) VMware ESXi
6 4 (1.17%) Shibboleth
7 2 (0.59%) Hyper-V
8 1 (0.29%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 27 (7.92%) Puppet
2 22 (6.45%) Vagrant
3 15 (4.40%) HP Quality Center
4 7 (2.05%) Tivoli
5 5 (1.47%) Backup Exec
5 5 (1.47%) McAfee ePO
6 4 (1.17%) Opscode Chef
7 3 (0.88%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
8 2 (0.59%) WebInspect
8 2 (0.59%) SCCM
Vendors
1 91 (26.69%) Oracle
2 40 (11.73%) HP
3 39 (11.44%) VMware
4 29 (8.50%) Microsoft
5 24 (7.04%) Red Hat
6 21 (6.16%) EMC
7 17 (4.99%) Google
8 14 (4.11%) Atomikos
9 11 (3.23%) JBoss
9 11 (3.23%) ESRI
10 9 (2.64%) IBM
11 8 (2.35%) Veritas
12 7 (2.05%) Tripwire
12 7 (2.05%) Cisco
12 7 (2.05%) Talend
13 6 (1.76%) Adobe
13 6 (1.76%) Hitachi
13 6 (1.76%) Compaq
13 6 (1.76%) Salesforce.com
14 5 (1.47%) McAfee
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