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 9 February 2016 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
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Java
Rank 21 14 23
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +9
Contract jobs citing Java 145 198 119
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 7.65% 9.56% 6.80%
As % of the Programming Languages category 24.17% 23.46% 18.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 99 74 65
Average daily rate £375 £375 £365
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +2.73%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £300 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £500 £490
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £364
% change year-on-year
- +9.96%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 9 7
Average hourly rate £42.50 £35.00 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+21.42% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.90 £35.00 £26.40
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.50 £40.00 £40.40
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.69 £37.50 £38.75
% change year-on-year
+8.50% -3.22%
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
600 844 648
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 31.65% 40.73% 37.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 377 408 354
Average daily rate £350 £350 £350
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £438
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 24 33 46
Average hourly rate £45.00 £35.00 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+28.57% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.75 £22.69 £14.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.35 £40.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £35.50 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+12.67% +4.41%

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 9 February 2016.

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
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 9 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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
Southampton -8 28 £425 +11.84% 14
Winchester +4 23 £375 +29.31% 6
Portsmouth - 11 £338 - 4
Havant +13 4 £375 -
Fareham -4 3 £330 - 1
Basingstoke -11 3 £300 -11.11% 13
Gosport +14 2 - -
Hook +5 2 £425 +9.89%
Aldershot -5 2 £600 +21.21%
Andover -7 2 £375 +7.14%
Romsey - 1 £375 -
Farnborough - 1 £275 - 2
Java
South East

Java
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, 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.

1 139 (42.12%) Agile Software Development
2 101 (30.61%) Oracle
3 95 (28.79%) Scrum
4 83 (25.15%) Security Cleared
5 77 (23.33%) Spring
6 66 (20.00%) SC Cleared
6 66 (20.00%) Web Services
7 64 (19.39%) Selenium
8 60 (18.18%) Linux
9 59 (17.88%) Continuous Integration
10 57 (17.27%) Cucumber
10 57 (17.27%) Hibernate
11 55 (16.67%) SQL
12 52 (15.76%) XML
13 49 (14.85%) C++
14 46 (13.94%) JUnit
15 45 (13.64%) Subversion
16 44 (13.33%) JBoss
17 43 (13.03%) PostgreSQL
18 42 (12.73%) JavaScript
18 42 (12.73%) JIRA
19 40 (12.12%) Gradle
20 39 (11.82%) HTML
20 39 (11.82%) J2EE
21 38 (11.52%) SOAP
21 38 (11.52%) Unit Testing
22 37 (11.21%) Atlassian Bamboo
22 37 (11.21%) Software Engineering
23 36 (10.91%) BDD
24 35 (10.61%) UML

Java
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, 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 44 (13.33%) JBoss
2 30 (9.09%) Tomcat
3 16 (4.85%) WebSphere
4 15 (4.55%) Apache
4 15 (4.55%) WebSphere Application Server
5 14 (4.24%) Node.js
6 10 (3.03%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 7 (2.12%) WebSphere Process Server
8 5 (1.52%) CMS
9 4 (1.21%) Oracle HTTP Server
9 4 (1.21%) WordPress
10 3 (0.91%) Adobe Experience Manager
10 3 (0.91%) Apache Spark
11 2 (0.61%) Confluence
11 2 (0.61%) FileNet
11 2 (0.61%) GlassFish
11 2 (0.61%) Jetty
11 2 (0.61%) Oracle Workflow
11 2 (0.61%) SharePoint
11 2 (0.61%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 8 (2.42%) MS Excel
2 3 (0.91%) MS Office
3 2 (0.61%) Acrobat
Business Applications
1 8 (2.42%) Oracle Applications
2 7 (2.12%) Oracle General Ledger
2 7 (2.12%) Oracle Payables
2 7 (2.12%) Oracle Receivables
3 6 (1.82%) Oracle BPM
3 6 (1.82%) Oracle EBS
4 4 (1.21%) Oracle ERP
4 4 (1.21%) Remedy ITSM
5 2 (0.61%) BusinessWorks
5 2 (0.61%) Oracle 11i
6 1 (0.30%) Oracle CRM
6 1 (0.30%) Oracle EBS R12
6 1 (0.30%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 6 (1.82%) SaaS
2 5 (1.52%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (0.61%) Amazon CloudWatch
3 2 (0.61%) Amazon EC2
3 2 (0.61%) Amazon S3
3 2 (0.61%) AWS CloudFormation
3 2 (0.61%) Cloud Computing
3 2 (0.61%) IaaS
3 2 (0.61%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (0.61%) Virtual Private Cloud
4 1 (0.30%) Force.com
4 1 (0.30%) GitHub
4 1 (0.30%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 13 (3.94%) HTTP
2 12 (3.64%) LDAP
3 11 (3.33%) Internet
4 4 (1.21%) Firewall
5 3 (0.91%) DVB
5 3 (0.91%) Intranet
6 2 (0.61%) Asterisk PBX
6 2 (0.61%) DHCP
6 2 (0.61%) Fibre Channel
6 2 (0.61%) H.323
6 2 (0.61%) LAN
6 2 (0.61%) Remote Desktop
6 2 (0.61%) SAN
6 2 (0.61%) SNMP
6 2 (0.61%) VPN
7 1 (0.30%) 4G
7 1 (0.30%) DNS
7 1 (0.30%) HTTPS
7 1 (0.30%) Kerberos
7 1 (0.30%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 43 (13.03%) PostgreSQL
2 18 (5.45%) Oracle Reports
3 17 (5.15%) Relational Database
4 16 (4.85%) MySQL
5 14 (4.24%) Oracle Database
5 14 (4.24%) SQL Server
6 13 (3.94%) Hadoop
7 11 (3.33%) OLTP
8 9 (2.73%) DB2
8 9 (2.73%) MongoDB
9 8 (2.42%) Neo4j
9 8 (2.42%) Oracle BI Publisher
10 7 (2.12%) Big Data
11 6 (1.82%) NoSQL
12 4 (1.21%) GIS
12 4 (1.21%) Hazelcast
12 4 (1.21%) Oracle Database 11g
13 3 (0.91%) Apache Cassandra
13 3 (0.91%) Oracle9i Database
14 2 (0.61%) HBase
Development Applications
1 64 (19.39%) Selenium
2 57 (17.27%) Cucumber
3 46 (13.94%) JUnit
4 45 (13.64%) Subversion
5 42 (12.73%) JIRA
6 40 (12.12%) Gradle
7 37 (11.21%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 32 (9.70%) Maven
9 31 (9.39%) Artifactory
10 26 (7.88%) WebDriver
11 25 (7.58%) Jenkins
11 25 (7.58%) Oracle APEX
12 24 (7.27%) Mockito
13 23 (6.97%) Git (software)
14 20 (6.06%) HP UFT
15 18 (5.45%) Checkstyle
15 18 (5.45%) FindBugs
16 16 (4.85%) Ant
17 14 (4.24%) Appium
17 14 (4.24%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 31 (9.39%) Finance
2 19 (5.76%) Telecoms
3 12 (3.64%) Legal
4 10 (3.03%) Military
4 10 (3.03%) Publishing
5 7 (2.12%) Manufacturing
5 7 (2.12%) Retail
6 5 (1.52%) Automotive
7 3 (0.91%) Banking
7 3 (0.91%) Electronics
8 1 (0.30%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 200 (60.61%) Developer
2 129 (39.09%) Java Developer
3 32 (9.70%) Analyst
4 25 (7.58%) Architect
5 21 (6.36%) Android Developer
6 19 (5.76%) Software Engineer
7 17 (5.15%) Consultant
8 16 (4.85%) Applications Developer
8 16 (4.85%) Data Architect
8 16 (4.85%) Test Analyst
8 16 (4.85%) Tester
9 15 (4.55%) Software Developer
10 13 (3.94%) Agile Developer
10 13 (3.94%) Agile Java Developer
11 12 (3.64%) Automation Tester
11 12 (3.64%) J2EE Developer
11 12 (3.64%) Java/J2EE Developer
12 10 (3.03%) Java Engineer
12 10 (3.03%) Java Software Engineer
12 10 (3.03%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 77 (23.33%) Spring
2 66 (20.00%) Web Services
3 57 (17.27%) Hibernate
4 52 (15.76%) XML
5 39 (11.82%) HTML
5 39 (11.82%) J2EE
6 38 (11.52%) SOAP
7 35 (10.61%) Middleware
8 32 (9.70%) ActiveMQ
8 32 (9.70%) JSON
8 32 (9.70%) REST
9 30 (9.09%) RESTful
10 28 (8.48%) Apache Camel
11 25 (7.58%) .NET
12 20 (6.06%) JPA
12 20 (6.06%) JSF
13 19 (5.76%) AngularJS
14 18 (5.45%) Android SDK
14 18 (5.45%) JMS
15 17 (5.15%) EJB
Miscellaneous
1 10 (3.03%) Analytical Skills
1 10 (3.03%) Mobile App
1 10 (3.03%) Smart Meter
2 8 (2.42%) Biometrics
3 7 (2.12%) User Experience
4 3 (0.91%) Enterprise Software
4 3 (0.91%) Management Information System
4 3 (0.91%) Physics
5 2 (0.61%) Blackberry
5 2 (0.61%) Clustering
5 2 (0.61%) Device Driver
5 2 (0.61%) HACMP
5 2 (0.61%) Internet of Things
5 2 (0.61%) N-Tier
5 2 (0.61%) SWIFT
5 2 (0.61%) Video Conferencing
5 2 (0.61%) Wiki
6 1 (0.30%) NGOSS
6 1 (0.30%) Smartphone
6 1 (0.30%) STB
Operating Systems
1 60 (18.18%) Linux
2 28 (8.48%) Android
3 26 (7.88%) Unix
4 25 (7.58%) Windows
5 7 (2.12%) Apple iOS
5 7 (2.12%) Mac OS X
6 2 (0.61%) AIX
6 2 (0.61%) HPUX
6 2 (0.61%) NetWare
6 2 (0.61%) Solaris
6 2 (0.61%) Windows 7
6 2 (0.61%) Windows CE
6 2 (0.61%) Windows Vista
7 1 (0.30%) Debian
7 1 (0.30%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (0.30%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (0.30%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 139 (42.12%) Agile Software Development
2 95 (28.79%) Scrum
3 59 (17.88%) Continuous Integration
4 38 (11.52%) Unit Testing
5 37 (11.21%) Software Engineering
6 36 (10.91%) BDD
7 35 (10.61%) UML
8 34 (10.30%) SOA
9 32 (9.70%) TDD
10 30 (9.09%) Functional Testing
11 26 (7.88%) Android Development
12 25 (7.58%) OO
12 25 (7.58%) Test Scripting
13 24 (7.27%) MVC
13 24 (7.27%) Software Testing
14 23 (6.97%) Automated Testing
15 22 (6.67%) Configuration Management
15 22 (6.67%) Test Automation
16 21 (6.36%) Business Intelligence
16 21 (6.36%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 55 (16.67%) SQL
2 49 (14.85%) C++
3 42 (12.73%) JavaScript
4 26 (7.88%) C#
5 24 (7.27%) C
6 21 (6.36%) Python
7 19 (5.76%) Ruby
8 18 (5.45%) PHP
9 17 (5.15%) VB
10 15 (4.55%) Shell Script
10 15 (4.55%) VBScript
11 13 (3.94%) PL/SQL
12 9 (2.73%) F#
12 9 (2.73%) Perl
13 7 (2.12%) Bash Shell
14 6 (1.82%) Korn
15 4 (1.21%) Objective-C
16 3 (0.91%) R
16 3 (0.91%) Tcl
17 2 (0.61%) XPath
Qualifications
1 83 (25.15%) Security Cleared
2 66 (20.00%) SC Cleared
3 20 (6.06%) ISEB
4 18 (5.45%) DV Cleared
5 15 (4.55%) Degree
5 15 (4.55%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 9 (2.73%) ISEB Practitioner
7 3 (0.91%) OCA
7 3 (0.91%) OCP
7 3 (0.91%) Oracle Certification
8 2 (0.61%) ISTQB
8 2 (0.61%) OCAJ
9 1 (0.30%) BC Cleared
9 1 (0.30%) BPSS Clearance
9 1 (0.30%) IIBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (2.42%) Data Quality
2 4 (1.21%) QA
3 2 (0.61%) FedRAMP
4 1 (0.30%) Disclosure Scotland
4 1 (0.30%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (1.82%) Active Directory
1 6 (1.82%) Docker
1 6 (1.82%) VirtualBox
2 3 (0.91%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (0.61%) GPFS
4 1 (0.30%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 3 (0.91%) Oracle Identity Management
2 2 (0.61%) OpenView Configuration Management
2 2 (0.61%) SCCM
3 1 (0.30%) BMC PATROL
3 1 (0.30%) HP Operations Orchestration
3 1 (0.30%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (0.30%) HP SiteScope
3 1 (0.30%) HP UCMDB
3 1 (0.30%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (0.30%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 1 (0.30%) Oracle Identity Manager
3 1 (0.30%) Puppet
3 1 (0.30%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 101 (30.61%) Oracle
2 25 (7.58%) HP
3 17 (5.15%) Microsoft
4 16 (4.85%) IBM
5 14 (4.24%) Adobe
6 9 (2.73%) VMware
7 7 (2.12%) Remedy
8 6 (1.82%) Xamarin
9 4 (1.21%) Google
10 3 (0.91%) EMC
10 3 (0.91%) Splunk
10 3 (0.91%) TIBCO
10 3 (0.91%) webMethods
11 2 (0.61%) Apple
11 2 (0.61%) Compaq
11 2 (0.61%) Hitachi
11 2 (0.61%) Hortonworks
11 2 (0.61%) Red Hat
11 2 (0.61%) Tableau
11 2 (0.61%) Veritas
Basingstoke
Computer Futures
Rate: £300 - £350 per day + competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
Basingstoke
Computer Futures
Rate: £300 - £350 per day + competitive
Posted: 5 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Experis Ltd
Rate: £400.00 - £450.00 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Southampton
Arrows Group Ltd
Rate: £0.00 per annum
Posted: 10 days ago
Portsmouth
Spectrum IT
Rate: £300 - £325 per day
Posted: 20 days ago
Portsmouth
Computer Futures
Rate: £300 - £400 per day + competitive
Posted: 25 days ago
Southampton
aap3
Rate: market rate
Posted: 25 days ago
Portsmouth
Spectrum IT
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: 25 days ago