The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Programming Languages category for the Hampshire region.

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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java
Rank 19 11 13
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +2
Contract jobs citing Java 158 194 156
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 7.61% 11.37% 8.55%
As % of the Programming Languages category 20.71% 30.08% 23.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 90 101 74
Average daily rate £394 £350 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.50% -6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £255
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £430 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £375
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 15 16
Average hourly rate £40.00 £34.00 £28.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+17.64% +18.26%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.60 £25.88 £26.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.80 £43.00 £37.25
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £35.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+14.28% +7.69%
Programming Languages Category
Hampshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
763 645 663
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 36.75% 37.81% 36.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 453 386 307
Average daily rate £325 £330 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.51% +1.53%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £262 £270 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £400 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £333 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.30% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 43 61 85
Average hourly rate £40.50 £36.00 £36.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+12.50% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.50 £18.40 £26.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.50 £40.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £35.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+2.85% +2.94%
Java
South East

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 18 April 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 18 April 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 18 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Aldershot 0 27 £444 -11.25% 1
Southampton -7 26 £315 -11.26% 9
Basingstoke -17 16 £365 +4.28% 3
Winchester -3 7 £300 -4.61%
Fareham +2 5 £310 - 2
Farnborough 0 5 £400 - 2
Hook -3 3 £375 +4.89%
Portsmouth -9 3 - - 4
Andover -5 1 - - 2
Eastleigh - - - -
Romsey - - - -
Havant - - - - 1
Petersfield - - - -
Java
South East

Java
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 90 (32.49%) SQL
2 84 (30.32%) Spring
3 69 (24.91%) Hibernate
4 65 (23.47%) Oracle
5 59 (21.30%) Web Services
6 57 (20.58%) Security Cleared
7 51 (18.41%) XML
8 49 (17.69%) .NET
9 48 (17.33%) Linux
10 44 (15.88%) HTML
11 43 (15.52%) Windows
12 38 (13.72%) SC Cleared
13 37 (13.36%) Maven
13 37 (13.36%) J2EE
13 37 (13.36%) Scrum
14 35 (12.64%) SOA
14 35 (12.64%) Eclipse
14 35 (12.64%) GWT
15 34 (12.27%) Agile Software Development
16 33 (11.91%) SQL Server
16 33 (11.91%) C
17 32 (11.55%) Java EE
17 32 (11.55%) Apache ServiceMix
18 31 (11.19%) Apache Camel
18 31 (11.19%) JSON
18 31 (11.19%) WebLogic
19 30 (10.83%) Microsoft
20 28 (10.11%) Oracle Database
21 27 (9.75%) SharePoint
22 26 (9.39%) CSS

Java
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 32 (11.55%) Apache ServiceMix
2 31 (11.19%) WebLogic
3 27 (9.75%) SharePoint
4 22 (7.94%) Apache
5 16 (5.78%) Liferay
6 13 (4.69%) Tomcat
7 8 (2.89%) WebSphere
7 8 (2.89%) SharePoint Server
7 8 (2.89%) MS Project Server
7 8 (2.89%) SharePoint 2010
7 8 (2.89%) Documentum
7 8 (2.89%) IIS
8 6 (2.17%) Oracle SOA Suite
9 5 (1.81%) Oracle Service Bus
10 4 (1.44%) ArcGIS
10 4 (1.44%) NetWeaver
11 3 (1.08%) GlassFish
12 2 (0.72%) Oracle Application Server
12 2 (0.72%) JCAPS
12 2 (0.72%) Lotus Domino
Applications
1 19 (6.86%) MS Excel
2 11 (3.97%) MS Office
3 8 (2.89%) MS Project
4 1 (0.36%) Acrobat
Business Applications
1 3 (1.08%) Oracle EBS
1 3 (1.08%) Oracle CRM
1 3 (1.08%) Magento
1 3 (1.08%) Oracle BPM
2 2 (0.72%) Google Analytics
2 2 (0.72%) Oracle ERP
3 1 (0.36%) BusinessWorks
3 1 (0.36%) Staffware
3 1 (0.36%) Oracle Applications
3 1 (0.36%) Oracle SCM
3 1 (0.36%) TIBCO iProcess
3 1 (0.36%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 6 (2.17%) IaaS
1 6 (2.17%) PaaS
1 6 (2.17%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (1.44%) SaaS
3 1 (0.36%) Force.com
3 1 (0.36%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 16 (5.78%) Firewall
2 14 (5.05%) SAN
3 9 (3.25%) VPN
3 9 (3.25%) Internet
4 8 (2.89%) SSL
5 7 (2.53%) Network Security
5 7 (2.53%) Fibre Channel
6 6 (2.17%) NGN
7 3 (1.08%) HTTP
7 3 (1.08%) LAN
7 3 (1.08%) NAS
7 3 (1.08%) iSCSI
8 2 (0.72%) SSH
8 2 (0.72%) FCoE
8 2 (0.72%) LDAP
8 2 (0.72%) WAN
8 2 (0.72%) ATM
8 2 (0.72%) TCP/IP
8 2 (0.72%) DNS
8 2 (0.72%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 33 (11.91%) SQL Server
2 28 (10.11%) Oracle Database
3 23 (8.30%) Oracle Database 11g
4 17 (6.14%) Relational Database
5 15 (5.42%) RDBMS
5 15 (5.42%) Data Warehouse
6 14 (5.05%) Oracle Database 10g
7 10 (3.61%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 7 (2.53%) MySQL
9 6 (2.17%) Big Data
9 6 (2.17%) MongoDB
10 5 (1.81%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 5 (1.81%) NoSQL
10 5 (1.81%) QlikView
10 5 (1.81%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 4 (1.44%) SQL Server 2012
11 4 (1.44%) SQL Server 2005
11 4 (1.44%) JasperReports
11 4 (1.44%) SQL Server 2008
11 4 (1.44%) DB2
Development Applications
1 37 (13.36%) Maven
2 35 (12.64%) Eclipse
3 25 (9.03%) Talend Open Studio
3 25 (9.03%) Jenkins
4 22 (7.94%) TestNG
5 21 (7.58%) DbUnit
6 20 (7.22%) Subversion
7 19 (6.86%) JUnit
7 19 (6.86%) Mockito
8 18 (6.50%) Ant
9 9 (3.25%) Toad
10 7 (2.53%) SoapUI
10 7 (2.53%) CruiseControl
11 5 (1.81%) QuickTest Pro
11 5 (1.81%) LoadRunner
11 5 (1.81%) Cucumber
11 5 (1.81%) Selenium
12 4 (1.44%) StarTeam
12 4 (1.44%) JDeveloper
13 3 (1.08%) SpecFlow
General
1 19 (6.86%) Telecoms
2 17 (6.14%) Finance
3 8 (2.89%) Retail
4 5 (1.81%) Marketing
5 4 (1.44%) Publishing
6 3 (1.08%) Manufacturing
6 3 (1.08%) Back Office
7 2 (0.72%) Billing
7 2 (0.72%) Banking
7 2 (0.72%) Military
7 2 (0.72%) Games
8 1 (0.36%) Financial Institution
8 1 (0.36%) Advertising
8 1 (0.36%) Automotive
8 1 (0.36%) General Ledger
Job Titles
1 165 (59.57%) Developer
2 98 (35.38%) Java Developer
3 28 (10.11%) Analyst
4 17 (6.14%) Architect
5 15 (5.42%) Senior Developer
6 13 (4.69%) Software Engineer
6 13 (4.69%) SQL Developer
6 13 (4.69%) Senior Java Developer
7 10 (3.61%) Technical Analyst
8 9 (3.25%) Test Analyst
9 8 (2.89%) Python Developer
9 8 (2.89%) Front-End Developer
9 8 (2.89%) Software Developer
9 8 (2.89%) Consultant
9 8 (2.89%) PL/SQL Developer
10 7 (2.53%) Android Developer
11 6 (2.17%) JavaScript Developer
11 6 (2.17%) DBA
11 6 (2.17%) Solutions Architect
11 6 (2.17%) Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 84 (30.32%) Spring
2 69 (24.91%) Hibernate
3 59 (21.30%) Web Services
4 51 (18.41%) XML
5 49 (17.69%) .NET
6 44 (15.88%) HTML
7 37 (13.36%) J2EE
8 35 (12.64%) GWT
9 32 (11.55%) Java EE
10 31 (11.19%) Apache Camel
10 31 (11.19%) JSON
11 26 (9.39%) CSS
12 22 (7.94%) Middleware
13 18 (6.50%) SOAP
14 17 (6.14%) Guice
15 15 (5.42%) XSLT
15 15 (5.42%) RESTful
15 15 (5.42%) Apache CXF
16 14 (5.05%) JDBC
17 12 (4.33%) JSF
Miscellaneous
1 19 (6.86%) Mobile App
2 14 (5.05%) Open Source
3 11 (3.97%) Replication
4 9 (3.25%) Management Information System
5 6 (2.17%) Taxonomies
6 5 (1.81%) Clustering
6 5 (1.81%) Data Integration
7 4 (1.44%) Blackberry
8 3 (1.08%) HACMP
8 3 (1.08%) Digital Media
9 2 (0.72%) PKI
9 2 (0.72%) Reference Data
9 2 (0.72%) iSeries
10 1 (0.36%) N-Tier
10 1 (0.36%) Client/Server
10 1 (0.36%) Visualisation
10 1 (0.36%) DataPower
10 1 (0.36%) Video Conferencing
10 1 (0.36%) iPhone
10 1 (0.36%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 48 (17.33%) Linux
2 43 (15.52%) Windows
3 24 (8.66%) UNIX
4 14 (5.05%) Apple iOS
5 13 (4.69%) Android
6 9 (3.25%) Windows XP
7 8 (2.89%) Windows Server 2008
8 6 (2.17%) Windows Phone
8 6 (2.17%) AIX
8 6 (2.17%) Windows Server 2003
9 5 (1.81%) HPUX
9 5 (1.81%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 4 (1.44%) Solaris
11 3 (1.08%) NetWare
11 3 (1.08%) CentOS
11 3 (1.08%) Oracle Linux
12 2 (0.72%) Embedded Linux
12 2 (0.72%) Windows 2000
13 1 (0.36%) SUSE
13 1 (0.36%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (13.36%) Scrum
2 35 (12.64%) SOA
3 34 (12.27%) Agile Software Development
4 26 (9.39%) MVC
5 25 (9.03%) UML
6 24 (8.66%) OO
7 16 (5.78%) Software Engineering
7 16 (5.78%) OOD
8 15 (5.42%) Data Modelling
8 15 (5.42%) ITIL
9 14 (5.05%) Continuous Integration
10 13 (4.69%) Business Intelligence
10 13 (4.69%) Migration
10 13 (4.69%) Continuous Improvement
11 12 (4.33%) Pair Programming
11 12 (4.33%) PRINCE2
12 11 (3.97%) ETL
12 11 (3.97%) Workflow
12 11 (3.97%) Refactoring
13 10 (3.61%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 90 (32.49%) SQL
2 33 (11.91%) C
3 26 (9.39%) JavaScript
4 24 (8.66%) C#
4 24 (8.66%) C++
4 24 (8.66%) VB
5 23 (8.30%) Python
6 20 (7.22%) PHP
7 19 (6.86%) Groovy
8 14 (5.05%) PL/SQL
9 12 (4.33%) Perl
10 11 (3.97%) Shell Script
11 10 (3.61%) Golang
12 6 (2.17%) Bash Shell
13 5 (1.81%) PowerShell
13 5 (1.81%) Ruby
13 5 (1.81%) Korn
14 4 (1.44%) ABAP
15 3 (1.08%) SAPscript
15 3 (1.08%) XPath
Qualifications
1 57 (20.58%) Security Cleared
2 38 (13.72%) SC Cleared
3 22 (7.94%) Degree
4 12 (4.33%) DV Cleared
5 6 (2.17%) ISTQB
6 5 (1.81%) ITIL Certification
7 2 (0.72%) MCSE
7 2 (0.72%) ISEB
7 2 (0.72%) CISSP
7 2 (0.72%) Microsoft Certification
8 1 (0.36%) OCP
8 1 (0.36%) OCA
8 1 (0.36%) Oracle Certification
8 1 (0.36%) Cisco Certification
8 1 (0.36%) CCNA
8 1 (0.36%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (3.61%) ISO 9001
2 4 (1.44%) QA
2 4 (1.44%) Data Quality
3 3 (1.08%) HL7
4 1 (0.36%) JSP 440
System Software
1 6 (2.17%) Hyper-V
2 4 (1.44%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (1.08%) Active Directory
4 2 (0.72%) Shibboleth
4 2 (0.72%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (0.36%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 8 (2.89%) Puppet
2 5 (1.81%) Tivoli
3 4 (1.44%) Opscode Chef
3 4 (1.44%) HP Quality Center
4 2 (0.72%) WMI
4 2 (0.72%) McAfee ePO
4 2 (0.72%) SCCM
4 2 (0.72%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 2 (0.72%) Backup Exec
5 1 (0.36%) WSUS
5 1 (0.36%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 65 (23.47%) Oracle
2 30 (10.83%) Microsoft
3 25 (9.03%) Google
3 25 (9.03%) Talend
4 18 (6.50%) HP
5 17 (6.14%) Atomikos
6 15 (5.42%) VMware
7 8 (2.89%) IBM
7 8 (2.89%) JBoss
8 7 (2.53%) SAP
9 6 (2.17%) Red Hat
9 6 (2.17%) ESRI
10 5 (1.81%) webMethods
10 5 (1.81%) Software AG
10 5 (1.81%) EMC
10 5 (1.81%) Cisco
11 4 (1.44%) Compaq
11 4 (1.44%) Hitachi
12 3 (1.08%) Remedy
12 3 (1.08%) ATG
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Stott & May
Rate: From £350 to £400 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Southampton, Hampshire
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Rate: £250 - £350 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Hampshire
Proactive Appointments
Rate: Unspecified Market Rate
Posted: 3 days ago
Hampshire
Sanderson
Rate: £300 - £340 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Hampshire
Sanderson
Rate: £300 - £340 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Hampshire
MBN Recruitment Solutions
Rate: Unspecified (£flex)
Posted: 4 days ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Nationwide People Ltd
Rate: £350 - £400 Per Day Ltd Co basis
Posted: 5 days ago
Hampshire
Vivid Resourcing Ltd
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Portsmouth
Computer Futures
Rate: £150 - £200 per annum
Posted: 25 days ago
Southampton
Computer Futures
Rate: £200 - £250 per day
Posted: 25 days ago