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 29 May 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
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Java
Rank 26 16 13
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -3
Contract jobs citing Java 121 188 174
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 6.00% 9.60% 9.74%
As % of the Programming Languages category 18.53% 24.83% 25.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 66 98 93
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£378 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.66% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £285 £285
10% offered a daily rate of more than £426 £475 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 10 15
Average hourly rate £42.00 £37.50 £39.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+12.00% -3.84%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.20 £17.00 £23.13
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.84 £50.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £40.00 £33.50
% change year-on-year
- +19.40%
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
653 757 686
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 32.41% 38.64% 38.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 391 429 416
Average daily rate £350 £340 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.94% +0.74%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £264 £258 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £403
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £341 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.79% +4.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 37 36 64
Average hourly rate £40.00 £42.50 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.88% +21.42%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.50 £21.50 £19.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £52.50 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.50 £36.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+1.38% +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 29 May 2015.

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 29 May 2015.

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 29 May 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 -4 33 £393 +18.93% 7
Basingstoke +4 22 £400 +6.66% 1
Winchester -8 14 £330 +10.00% 2
Farnborough -3 5 £305 -26.06% 2
Hook -3 5 £375 +10.29%
Portsmouth 0 4 £400 -
Andover +3 2 £338 - 1
Eastleigh - 2 - - 1
Havant - 2 £413 - 1
Aldershot -8 1 - -
Java
South East

Java
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, 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.

1 163 (50.62%) Agile Software Development
2 103 (31.99%) Linux
3 86 (26.71%) Web Services
3 86 (26.71%) Scrum
4 78 (24.22%) Jenkins
5 74 (22.98%) TDD
6 69 (21.43%) Selenium
7 68 (21.12%) Cucumber
7 68 (21.12%) Maven
8 64 (19.88%) Spring
9 63 (19.57%) JUnit
10 60 (18.63%) Subversion
11 59 (18.32%) BDD
12 58 (18.01%) Git (software)
13 57 (17.70%) Oracle
14 56 (17.39%) Continuous Integration
15 54 (16.77%) Windows
16 53 (16.46%) C++
17 52 (16.15%) JavaScript
17 52 (16.15%) Open Source
18 51 (15.84%) Android
19 49 (15.22%) Security Cleared
19 49 (15.22%) SOAP
20 48 (14.91%) C
20 48 (14.91%) Software Engineering
21 47 (14.60%) Apache
21 47 (14.60%) Hibernate
22 46 (14.29%) OO
23 44 (13.66%) HTML
24 42 (13.04%) SOA

Java
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, 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 47 (14.60%) Apache
2 27 (8.39%) WebLogic
3 22 (6.83%) Tomcat
4 13 (4.04%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 13 (4.04%) JBoss
5 9 (2.80%) Confluence
6 8 (2.48%) CMS
7 7 (2.17%) GlassFish
8 5 (1.55%) WebSphere
8 5 (1.55%) Node.js
9 3 (0.93%) IIS
10 1 (0.31%) LiveCycle
10 1 (0.31%) Oracle Spatial
10 1 (0.31%) Adobe Experience Manager
10 1 (0.31%) Apache ServiceMix
10 1 (0.31%) Documentum
10 1 (0.31%) SAS
10 1 (0.31%) SharePoint
Applications
1 21 (6.52%) MS Excel
2 16 (4.97%) MS Office
3 2 (0.62%) MS Project
3 2 (0.62%) MS Visio
3 2 (0.62%) Simulink
4 1 (0.31%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 6 (1.86%) Oracle BPM
2 4 (1.24%) BusinessWorks
2 4 (1.24%) TIBCO iProcess
3 3 (0.93%) Magento
4 2 (0.62%) Remedy ITSM
4 2 (0.62%) Remedy AR System
4 2 (0.62%) SAP SRM
5 1 (0.31%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 11 (3.42%) Amazon AWS
2 10 (3.11%) Amazon EC2
3 9 (2.80%) AWS CloudFormation
3 9 (2.80%) Amazon CloudWatch
4 6 (1.86%) SaaS
5 5 (1.55%) Virtual Private Cloud
5 5 (1.55%) Amazon S3
6 3 (0.93%) Google Analytics
7 1 (0.31%) Cloud Computing
7 1 (0.31%) Amazon ELB
Communications & Networking
1 23 (7.14%) SAN
2 20 (6.21%) Internet
3 16 (4.97%) Fibre Channel
4 7 (2.17%) iSCSI
4 7 (2.17%) LDAP
5 6 (1.86%) SSL
6 5 (1.55%) NAS
6 5 (1.55%) FCoE
6 5 (1.55%) IPsec
6 5 (1.55%) LAN
6 5 (1.55%) WAN
7 3 (0.93%) VLAN
7 3 (0.93%) DVB
8 2 (0.62%) HTTP
8 2 (0.62%) Kerberos
8 2 (0.62%) X.509
8 2 (0.62%) Firewall
8 2 (0.62%) OpenLDAP
9 1 (0.31%) Network Security
9 1 (0.31%) DSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 42 (13.04%) PostgreSQL
2 21 (6.52%) MySQL
3 14 (4.35%) Relational Database
4 9 (2.80%) Oracle Database
4 9 (2.80%) SQL Server
5 7 (2.17%) DB2
6 4 (1.24%) Hazelcast
6 4 (1.24%) Hadoop
7 3 (0.93%) Apache Cassandra
8 2 (0.62%) Oracle Reports
8 2 (0.62%) Oracle Database 10g
8 2 (0.62%) Data Mining
8 2 (0.62%) MongoDB
8 2 (0.62%) Oracle Database 11g
8 2 (0.62%) SQL Server 2005
8 2 (0.62%) SQL Server 2008
8 2 (0.62%) Pentaho
9 1 (0.31%) Amazon RDS
9 1 (0.31%) SQL Server 2012
9 1 (0.31%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 78 (24.22%) Jenkins
2 69 (21.43%) Selenium
3 68 (21.12%) Cucumber
3 68 (21.12%) Maven
4 63 (19.57%) JUnit
5 60 (18.63%) Subversion
6 58 (18.01%) Git (software)
7 40 (12.42%) Mockito
8 31 (9.63%) Ant
9 21 (6.52%) JIRA
10 17 (5.28%) Appium
11 16 (4.97%) Atlassian Bamboo
12 13 (4.04%) SoapUI
12 13 (4.04%) Gerrit
12 13 (4.04%) RSpec
12 13 (4.04%) ClearCase
12 13 (4.04%) Eclipse
13 9 (2.80%) Artifactory
13 9 (2.80%) Robotium
13 9 (2.80%) JMeter
General
1 18 (5.59%) Telecoms
2 15 (4.66%) Publishing
3 13 (4.04%) Finance
4 11 (3.42%) Legal
5 7 (2.17%) Manufacturing
6 6 (1.86%) Banking
6 6 (1.86%) Retail
7 5 (1.55%) Automotive
8 2 (0.62%) Games
9 1 (0.31%) Marketing
9 1 (0.31%) Aerospace
9 1 (0.31%) Military
Job Titles
1 145 (45.03%) Developer
2 81 (25.16%) Java Developer
3 42 (13.04%) Analyst
4 34 (10.56%) Architect
5 29 (9.01%) Software Engineer
6 28 (8.70%) Test Analyst
7 24 (7.45%) Android Developer
7 24 (7.45%) Solutions Architect
8 23 (7.14%) Lead Architect
9 19 (5.90%) Lead Solutions Architect
10 11 (3.42%) Test Leader
11 9 (2.80%) Automation Test Analyst
11 9 (2.80%) Automation Analyst
11 9 (2.80%) Tester
12 8 (2.48%) Automation Engineer
13 7 (2.17%) Agile Java Developer
13 7 (2.17%) Consultant
13 7 (2.17%) webMethods Developer
14 6 (1.86%) Test Specialist
14 6 (1.86%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 86 (26.71%) Web Services
2 64 (19.88%) Spring
3 49 (15.22%) SOAP
4 47 (14.60%) Hibernate
5 44 (13.66%) HTML
6 36 (11.18%) J2EE
7 34 (10.56%) RESTful
7 34 (10.56%) .NET
7 34 (10.56%) CSS
8 33 (10.25%) JSON
9 31 (9.63%) REST
10 29 (9.01%) Java EE
11 28 (8.70%) Android SDK
12 26 (8.07%) XML
13 22 (6.83%) Gherkin
14 21 (6.52%) SAML
14 21 (6.52%) Ajax
15 18 (5.59%) Spring MVC
16 16 (4.97%) OpenID
16 16 (4.97%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 22 (6.83%) Analytical Skills
2 13 (4.04%) Clustering
3 10 (3.11%) Management Information System
4 8 (2.48%) HACMP
5 6 (1.86%) GIS
5 6 (1.86%) Mobile App
6 5 (1.55%) Robotics
7 4 (1.24%) Client/Server
7 4 (1.24%) Fixed Income
7 4 (1.24%) Embedded Systems
8 3 (0.93%) Computer Science
8 3 (0.93%) STB
8 3 (0.93%) W3C
8 3 (0.93%) User Experience
8 3 (0.93%) Algorithms
9 2 (0.62%) Replication
9 2 (0.62%) DTV
9 2 (0.62%) Enterprise Software
9 2 (0.62%) Mathematics
9 2 (0.62%) SecurID
Operating Systems
1 103 (31.99%) Linux
2 54 (16.77%) Windows
3 51 (15.84%) Android
4 39 (12.11%) UNIX
5 25 (7.76%) Apple iOS
6 17 (5.28%) Solaris
7 14 (4.35%) AIX
8 9 (2.80%) HPUX
9 8 (2.48%) NetWare
9 8 (2.48%) Windows 7
10 6 (1.86%) Oracle Linux
10 6 (1.86%) Windows Server 2008
11 3 (0.93%) Windows Server 2003
11 3 (0.93%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
12 2 (0.62%) Amazon Linux
12 2 (0.62%) Windows XP
12 2 (0.62%) Windows NT
12 2 (0.62%) Windows Server 2012
13 1 (0.31%) CentOS
13 1 (0.31%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 163 (50.62%) Agile Software Development
2 86 (26.71%) Scrum
3 74 (22.98%) TDD
4 59 (18.32%) BDD
5 56 (17.39%) Continuous Integration
6 52 (16.15%) Open Source
7 48 (14.91%) Software Engineering
8 46 (14.29%) OO
9 42 (13.04%) SOA
10 38 (11.80%) Automated Testing
11 36 (11.18%) Unit Testing
12 29 (9.01%) UML
13 28 (8.70%) Android Development
13 28 (8.70%) TOGAF
14 27 (8.39%) Test Automation
15 25 (7.76%) E-Commerce
16 21 (6.52%) Configuration Management
16 21 (6.52%) Web Development
17 19 (5.90%) MVC
18 18 (5.59%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 53 (16.46%) C++
2 52 (16.15%) JavaScript
3 48 (14.91%) C
4 39 (12.11%) SQL
5 33 (10.25%) Perl
6 25 (7.76%) Python
7 22 (6.83%) Ruby
7 22 (6.83%) C#
8 16 (4.97%) Bash Shell
9 15 (4.66%) PHP
10 14 (4.35%) PL/SQL
11 13 (4.04%) Shell Script
12 12 (3.73%) Korn
13 11 (3.42%) Objective-C
14 4 (1.24%) VB
14 4 (1.24%) Groovy
14 4 (1.24%) PowerShell
15 3 (0.93%) VB.NET
16 2 (0.62%) ABAP
16 2 (0.62%) VBA
Qualifications
1 49 (15.22%) Security Cleared
2 42 (13.04%) SC Cleared
3 19 (5.90%) ISEB
4 11 (3.42%) Degree
5 7 (2.17%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 4 (1.24%) DV Cleared
7 1 (0.31%) BC Cleared
7 1 (0.31%) ISTQB
7 1 (0.31%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
7 1 (0.31%) CCNP
7 1 (0.31%) CCNA
7 1 (0.31%) Cisco Certification
7 1 (0.31%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (1.55%) QA
2 3 (0.93%) WCAG
2 3 (0.93%) TickIT
3 2 (0.62%) HL7
System Software
1 13 (4.04%) VMware Infrastructure
2 9 (2.80%) Active Directory
3 8 (2.48%) VirtualBox
3 8 (2.48%) GPFS
4 6 (1.86%) Samba
5 5 (1.55%) Shibboleth
6 4 (1.24%) Docker
6 4 (1.24%) Oracle RAC
7 3 (0.93%) Firmware
8 1 (0.31%) vSphere
8 1 (0.31%) NFS
Systems Management
1 28 (8.70%) Puppet
2 18 (5.59%) Vagrant
3 8 (2.48%) Tivoli
4 5 (1.55%) TeamSite
5 4 (1.24%) BMC PATROL
6 3 (0.93%) Oracle Identity Management
6 3 (0.93%) Opscode Chef
7 2 (0.62%) Oracle Identity Manager
7 2 (0.62%) OpenAM
8 1 (0.31%) SCCM
8 1 (0.31%) WMI
8 1 (0.31%) SCOrch
8 1 (0.31%) HP Quality Center
8 1 (0.31%) AppManager
8 1 (0.31%) Nagios
Vendors
1 57 (17.70%) Oracle
2 27 (8.39%) Microsoft
3 24 (7.45%) VMware
4 16 (4.97%) IBM
5 13 (4.04%) HP
5 13 (4.04%) Veritas
6 9 (2.80%) webMethods
6 9 (2.80%) Cisco
7 8 (2.48%) Apigee
8 7 (2.17%) Google
8 7 (2.17%) Compaq
8 7 (2.17%) EMC
8 7 (2.17%) Hitachi
9 6 (1.86%) TIBCO
10 5 (1.55%) Juniper
11 4 (1.24%) Xamarin
12 3 (0.93%) WSO2
12 3 (0.93%) Adobe
12 3 (0.93%) SAP
13 2 (0.62%) Siebel
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