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 17 September 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
17 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java
Rank 20 16 12
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -4
Contract jobs citing Java 145 154 211
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 7.01% 8.86% 10.44%
As % of the Programming Languages category 19.23% 22.25% 26.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 75 87 117
Average daily rate
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£350 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £295 £201
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 7 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 £33.70 £67.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £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
754 692 785
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 36.48% 39.82% 38.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 406 395 427
Average daily rate £361 £350 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.21% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £250 £248
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 35 46 55
Average hourly rate £35.00 £31.50 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% -3.07%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £16.39 £18.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £41.75 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £32.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -7.14%

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 17 September 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 17 September 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 17 September 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 +3 39 £325 -8.45% 11
Basingstoke +9 15 £305 -21.29% 5
Hook -15 13 £469 +15.74% 1
Winchester +8 9 £355 +3.64% 2
Fareham +2 6 £300 -36.84% 6
Aldershot -11 2 £500 - 1
Gosport - 2 - - 1
Andover +4 1 £400 - 2
Farnborough - - - -
Petersfield - - - - 5
Portsmouth - - - - 2
Java
South East

Java
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 17 September 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 (34.02%) Agile Software Development
2 106 (31.36%) SQL
3 96 (28.40%) Web Services
4 91 (26.92%) Oracle
5 88 (26.04%) Security Cleared
6 84 (24.85%) Spring
7 72 (21.30%) Linux
8 64 (18.93%) Scrum
9 58 (17.16%) Hibernate
9 58 (17.16%) Jenkins
10 56 (16.57%) JavaScript
11 54 (15.98%) SC Cleared
12 49 (14.50%) XML
12 49 (14.50%) SAN
13 48 (14.20%) .NET
13 48 (14.20%) JUnit
14 47 (13.91%) C#
14 47 (13.91%) Maven
15 46 (13.61%) Windows
16 45 (13.31%) Apache
16 45 (13.31%) HTML
17 44 (13.02%) C
17 44 (13.02%) Eclipse
18 42 (12.43%) Subversion
19 40 (11.83%) Selenium
19 40 (11.83%) UNIX
20 39 (11.54%) TDD
21 38 (11.24%) SOAP
21 38 (11.24%) SOA
21 38 (11.24%) MVC

Java
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 17 September 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 45 (13.31%) Apache
2 32 (9.47%) Tomcat
3 17 (5.03%) SharePoint
4 16 (4.73%) Documentum
4 16 (4.73%) WebLogic
5 15 (4.44%) Apache ServiceMix
6 9 (2.66%) Liferay
7 7 (2.07%) Oracle HTTP Server
7 7 (2.07%) WebSphere
7 7 (2.07%) Confluence
8 6 (1.78%) Oracle Application Server
9 5 (1.48%) Node.js
10 4 (1.18%) GlassFish
10 4 (1.18%) WebSphere Process Server
10 4 (1.18%) ArcGIS
10 4 (1.18%) IIS
10 4 (1.18%) WebSphere Application Server
11 3 (0.89%) CMS
11 3 (0.89%) Oracle Spatial
11 3 (0.89%) Drupal
Applications
1 15 (4.44%) MS Excel
2 10 (2.96%) MS Office
3 2 (0.59%) Acrobat
3 2 (0.59%) MS Project
3 2 (0.59%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.30%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 19 (5.62%) Oracle Applications
2 3 (0.89%) Oracle EBS
2 3 (0.89%) Oracle BPM
3 2 (0.59%) Remedy ITSM
3 2 (0.59%) Oracle ERP
4 1 (0.30%) Oracle Financials
4 1 (0.30%) Oracle CRM
4 1 (0.30%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (0.30%) Dynamics AX
4 1 (0.30%) ResourceLink
4 1 (0.30%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 17 (5.03%) Amazon EC2
1 17 (5.03%) Amazon AWS
2 15 (4.44%) Amazon S3
3 6 (1.78%) SaaS
4 2 (0.59%) Force.com
5 1 (0.30%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 49 (14.50%) SAN
2 21 (6.21%) SSL
3 20 (5.92%) HTTP
4 18 (5.33%) Fibre Channel
5 15 (4.44%) Internet
6 14 (4.14%) Firewall
7 12 (3.55%) LDAP
8 11 (3.25%) Network Security
9 8 (2.37%) LAN
10 7 (2.07%) iSCSI
11 5 (1.48%) FCoE
11 5 (1.48%) TCP/IP
11 5 (1.48%) WAN
11 5 (1.48%) NGN
11 5 (1.48%) NAS
12 4 (1.18%) IPsec
12 4 (1.18%) DVB
12 4 (1.18%) DNS
12 4 (1.18%) VPN
12 4 (1.18%) ATM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 35 (10.36%) SQL Server
2 21 (6.21%) PostgreSQL
3 20 (5.92%) Oracle Database
4 13 (3.85%) MySQL
4 13 (3.85%) Data Warehouse
5 12 (3.55%) Relational Database
6 10 (2.96%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 6 (1.78%) SQL Server 2008
7 6 (1.78%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 6 (1.78%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 6 (1.78%) SQL Server 2012
8 5 (1.48%) NoSQL
8 5 (1.48%) RDBMS
8 5 (1.48%) Oracle Database 11g
9 4 (1.18%) SQLite
9 4 (1.18%) SQL Server 2005
9 4 (1.18%) Oracle Database 10g
9 4 (1.18%) MongoDB
9 4 (1.18%) Big Data
10 3 (0.89%) JasperReports
Development Applications
1 58 (17.16%) Jenkins
2 48 (14.20%) JUnit
3 47 (13.91%) Maven
4 44 (13.02%) Eclipse
5 42 (12.43%) Subversion
6 40 (11.83%) Selenium
7 36 (10.65%) Cucumber
8 22 (6.51%) Mockito
9 19 (5.62%) Ant
10 16 (4.73%) JIRA
10 16 (4.73%) LoadRunner
10 16 (4.73%) SoapUI
10 16 (4.73%) SpecFlow
11 13 (3.85%) RSpec
12 12 (3.55%) CruiseControl
12 12 (3.55%) TestNG
13 11 (3.25%) DbUnit
14 9 (2.66%) JMeter
14 9 (2.66%) Git (software)
15 7 (2.07%) QUnit
General
1 17 (5.03%) Finance
2 9 (2.66%) Retail
3 7 (2.07%) Automotive
4 6 (1.78%) Marketing
4 6 (1.78%) Telecoms
5 5 (1.48%) Military
6 4 (1.18%) Publishing
7 3 (0.89%) Manufacturing
8 2 (0.59%) Banking
8 2 (0.59%) Legal
9 1 (0.30%) Aerospace
9 1 (0.30%) Dutch Language
Job Titles
1 160 (47.34%) Developer
2 89 (26.33%) Java Developer
3 35 (10.36%) Analyst
4 26 (7.69%) Test Analyst
5 25 (7.40%) Software Engineer
6 20 (5.92%) Software Developer
6 20 (5.92%) Architect
7 14 (4.14%) Tester
8 13 (3.85%) Test Engineer
9 12 (3.55%) Test Manager
9 12 (3.55%) Senior Developer
10 11 (3.25%) Consultant
11 10 (2.96%) Android Developer
11 10 (2.96%) Senior Java Developer
11 10 (2.96%) Performance Manager
11 10 (2.96%) DevOps Engineer
12 8 (2.37%) Performance Test Manager
12 8 (2.37%) Java Software Engineer
12 8 (2.37%) Performance Tester
12 8 (2.37%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 96 (28.40%) Web Services
2 84 (24.85%) Spring
3 58 (17.16%) Hibernate
4 49 (14.50%) XML
5 48 (14.20%) .NET
6 45 (13.31%) HTML
7 38 (11.24%) SOAP
8 34 (10.06%) CSS
9 30 (8.88%) JSON
10 24 (7.10%) RESTful
10 24 (7.10%) Ajax
11 23 (6.80%) GWT
11 23 (6.80%) J2EE
11 23 (6.80%) JSP
12 19 (5.62%) Apache Camel
13 17 (5.03%) REST
13 17 (5.03%) Middleware
14 16 (4.73%) JPA
14 16 (4.73%) Spring MVC
14 16 (4.73%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 30 (8.88%) Open Source
2 15 (4.44%) Analytical Skills
3 14 (4.14%) Management Information System
4 9 (2.66%) Taxonomies
5 8 (2.37%) Replication
6 7 (2.07%) Clustering
6 7 (2.07%) GIS
7 5 (1.48%) Mathematics
7 5 (1.48%) FMCG
8 4 (1.18%) Computer Science
8 4 (1.18%) IPTV
8 4 (1.18%) DTV
8 4 (1.18%) HACMP
9 3 (0.89%) Mobile App
9 3 (0.89%) Linked Data
9 3 (0.89%) Blackberry
9 3 (0.89%) Human Factors
10 2 (0.59%) Visualisation
10 2 (0.59%) Video Conferencing
10 2 (0.59%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 72 (21.30%) Linux
2 46 (13.61%) Windows
3 40 (11.83%) UNIX
4 18 (5.33%) CentOS
5 13 (3.85%) Windows XP
5 13 (3.85%) Windows Server 2003
6 12 (3.55%) Windows Server 2008
7 11 (3.25%) AIX
7 11 (3.25%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 10 (2.96%) Android
9 9 (2.66%) Solaris
10 7 (2.07%) HPUX
11 4 (1.18%) Debian
11 4 (1.18%) NetWare
12 3 (0.89%) Windows 2000
12 3 (0.89%) Windows 7
13 2 (0.59%) Oracle Linux
13 2 (0.59%) Apple iOS
14 1 (0.30%) Windows NT
14 1 (0.30%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 115 (34.02%) Agile Software Development
2 64 (18.93%) Scrum
3 39 (11.54%) TDD
4 38 (11.24%) SOA
4 38 (11.24%) MVC
5 33 (9.76%) Software Engineering
6 30 (8.88%) Continuous Integration
7 26 (7.69%) CRM
8 24 (7.10%) Migration
8 24 (7.10%) Test Automation
9 23 (6.80%) ITIL
10 20 (5.92%) DevOps
11 18 (5.33%) Software Testing
11 18 (5.33%) Web Development
11 18 (5.33%) UML
11 18 (5.33%) OO
11 18 (5.33%) E-Commerce
12 16 (4.73%) BDD
13 14 (4.14%) PRINCE2
13 14 (4.14%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 106 (31.36%) SQL
2 56 (16.57%) JavaScript
3 47 (13.91%) C#
4 44 (13.02%) C
5 35 (10.36%) VB
6 31 (9.17%) C++
7 30 (8.88%) Perl
8 27 (7.99%) PHP
8 27 (7.99%) Python
8 27 (7.99%) Shell Script
9 17 (5.03%) Bash Shell
10 14 (4.14%) Groovy
11 13 (3.85%) PL/SQL
11 13 (3.85%) Korn
12 12 (3.55%) Ruby
13 5 (1.48%) T-SQL
14 4 (1.18%) PHP5
15 3 (0.89%) Golang
15 3 (0.89%) ActionScript
15 3 (0.89%) XPath
Qualifications
1 88 (26.04%) Security Cleared
2 54 (15.98%) SC Cleared
3 32 (9.47%) Degree
3 32 (9.47%) ISTQB
4 19 (5.62%) DV Cleared
5 17 (5.03%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
6 14 (4.14%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 11 (3.25%) Cisco Certification
7 11 (3.25%) CCNA
8 10 (2.96%) ISEB
9 9 (2.66%) BC Cleared
10 6 (1.78%) ITIL Certification
11 2 (0.59%) MCSE
11 2 (0.59%) CISSP
11 2 (0.59%) Microsoft Certification
11 2 (0.59%) Sun Certification
12 1 (0.30%) PhD
12 1 (0.30%) CCNP
12 1 (0.30%) CCVP
12 1 (0.30%) HP AIS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (2.96%) QA
2 8 (2.37%) ISO 9001
3 3 (0.89%) HL7
4 2 (0.59%) JSP 440
5 1 (0.30%) TickIT
System Software
1 18 (5.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 12 (3.55%) vCloud
3 10 (2.96%) VirtualBox
4 6 (1.78%) Active Directory
5 5 (1.48%) Docker
5 5 (1.48%) VMware ESXi
6 4 (1.18%) Shibboleth
6 4 (1.18%) GPFS
7 2 (0.59%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 27 (7.99%) Puppet
2 23 (6.80%) Vagrant
3 15 (4.44%) HP Quality Center
4 6 (1.78%) Tivoli
5 5 (1.48%) Backup Exec
5 5 (1.48%) McAfee ePO
6 4 (1.18%) WebInspect
7 3 (0.89%) Opscode Chef
7 3 (0.89%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
8 2 (0.59%) SCCM
Vendors
1 91 (26.92%) Oracle
2 37 (10.95%) VMware
2 37 (10.95%) HP
3 30 (8.88%) Microsoft
4 24 (7.10%) Red Hat
5 20 (5.92%) EMC
6 13 (3.85%) Google
7 12 (3.55%) IBM
8 11 (3.25%) ESRI
9 10 (2.96%) Atomikos
10 9 (2.66%) JBoss
11 8 (2.37%) Tripwire
12 7 (2.07%) Cisco
12 7 (2.07%) Adobe
12 7 (2.07%) Veritas
13 6 (1.78%) webMethods
13 6 (1.78%) Salesforce.com
13 6 (1.78%) Software AG
14 5 (1.48%) Juniper
14 5 (1.48%) Compaq
Fareham, Hampshire
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Rate: £10 - £14 per hour
Posted: 14 hours ago
Portsmouth, Hampshire
Informatiq Consulting
Posted: Yesterday
Southampton, Hampshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Rate: 300 p/day
Posted: 2 days ago
Hook, Hampshire
LA International
Rate: £300 - £350 per annum + Negotiable
Posted: 5 days ago
Hampshire
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Rate: £450 - £550 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Gosport, Hampshire
Experis Ltd
Rate: market rates
Posted: 6 days ago
Hampshire
Spectrum IT
Rate: £250 - £350 per day
Posted: 9 days ago
Basingstoke
Interquest - IQ ESM
Rate: £250 - £300 per day
Posted: 26 days ago