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 30 January 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
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Java
Rank 15 26 12
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -14
Contract jobs citing Java 190 115 114
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 9.33% 6.71% 8.49%
As % of the Programming Languages category 22.38% 18.14% 24.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 77 62 41
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£375 £361 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.80% -3.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £225 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £365 £370
% change year-on-year
+9.58% -1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 4 20
Average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £34.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +2.94%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.95 £37.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year
-0.13% +2.77%
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
849 634 461
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 41.70% 37.01% 34.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 416 337 228
Average daily rate £351 £350 £333
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.14% +5.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £255 £268
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £413 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 29 46 53
Average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £34.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +1.44%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.82 £14.25 £18.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £42.50 £44.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.50 £33.53 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+5.89% -4.21%

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 30 January 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
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 30 January 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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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 +20 72 £380 +20.63% 13
Basingstoke +6 15 £350 -4.10% 4
Aldershot 0 13 £495 +20.00% 2
Hook -11 8 £398 +9.91%
Gosport - 6 - - 1
Winchester -6 3 - - 1
Fareham +3 2 - - 2
Andover +1 1 £350 - 2
Eastleigh - - - -
Havant - - - - 6
Petersfield - - - - 2
Portsmouth - - - - 1
Farnborough - - - - 2
Java
South East

Java
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 30 January 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.

1 169 (50.45%) Agile Software Development
2 100 (29.85%) Web Services
3 93 (27.76%) Scrum
4 91 (27.16%) Linux
5 89 (26.57%) Subversion
6 87 (25.97%) Jenkins
7 81 (24.18%) JUnit
8 76 (22.69%) Security Cleared
9 70 (20.90%) Spring
10 69 (20.60%) TDD
11 68 (20.30%) Selenium
12 67 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
12 67 (20.00%) Maven
13 65 (19.40%) Cucumber
14 61 (18.21%) HTML
15 58 (17.31%) JavaScript
16 56 (16.72%) JSON
17 55 (16.42%) SQL
18 54 (16.12%) CSS
19 50 (14.93%) Hibernate
20 49 (14.63%) Eclipse
21 48 (14.33%) SC Cleared
21 48 (14.33%) Puppet
22 46 (13.73%) OO
23 45 (13.43%) BDD
23 45 (13.43%) Mockito
23 45 (13.43%) RESTful
24 43 (12.84%) Unit Testing
25 42 (12.54%) XML
26 41 (12.24%) Oracle

Java
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 36 (10.75%) Apache
2 27 (8.06%) Tomcat
3 26 (7.76%) WebLogic
4 22 (6.57%) Documentum
5 17 (5.07%) CMS
6 15 (4.48%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 12 (3.58%) TeamSite
8 9 (2.69%) WebSphere
8 9 (2.69%) WebSphere Application Server
9 7 (2.09%) Liferay
9 7 (2.09%) Node.js
9 7 (2.09%) Drupal
9 7 (2.09%) WordPress
10 6 (1.79%) WebSphere Process Server
10 6 (1.79%) Oracle Workflow
10 6 (1.79%) GlassFish
11 5 (1.49%) JBoss
12 4 (1.19%) TIBCO EMS
13 3 (0.90%) Apache Solr
13 3 (0.90%) Confluence
Applications
1 10 (2.99%) MS Office
2 8 (2.39%) MS Excel
3 1 (0.30%) Simulink
3 1 (0.30%) MS Project
3 1 (0.30%) Photoshop
3 1 (0.30%) Acrobat
Business Applications
1 4 (1.19%) BusinessWorks
1 4 (1.19%) TIBCO iProcess
1 4 (1.19%) Remedy ITSM
2 2 (0.60%) SAP SRM
2 2 (0.60%) Remedy AR System
2 2 (0.60%) Magento
3 1 (0.30%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 29 (8.66%) Amazon EC2
2 26 (7.76%) Amazon AWS
3 20 (5.97%) Amazon S3
4 7 (2.09%) SaaS
5 5 (1.49%) Amazon ELB
6 1 (0.30%) Force.com
6 1 (0.30%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 25 (7.46%) Internet
2 13 (3.88%) Network Security
2 13 (3.88%) SSL
3 11 (3.28%) SAN
4 9 (2.69%) Fibre Channel
5 7 (2.09%) Firewall
5 7 (2.09%) HTTP
6 6 (1.79%) NGN
6 6 (1.79%) iSCSI
6 6 (1.79%) FCoE
7 5 (1.49%) DSL
8 4 (1.19%) DVB
9 3 (0.90%) DAB
9 3 (0.90%) Wi-Fi
9 3 (0.90%) LDAP
9 3 (0.90%) TCP/IP
10 2 (0.60%) LAN
11 1 (0.30%) NAS
11 1 (0.30%) BIG-IP
11 1 (0.30%) 3G
Database & Business Intelligence
1 33 (9.85%) PostgreSQL
2 18 (5.37%) SQL Server
3 17 (5.07%) Oracle Database
4 9 (2.69%) Relational Database
5 8 (2.39%) Oracle BI Publisher
5 8 (2.39%) Oracle Database 11g
6 7 (2.09%) MySQL
7 6 (1.79%) SQL Navigator
7 6 (1.79%) Oracle Discoverer
7 6 (1.79%) Hazelcast
8 5 (1.49%) MongoDB
8 5 (1.49%) Amazon RDS
9 4 (1.19%) Oracle Database 10g
9 4 (1.19%) SQLite
10 3 (0.90%) NoSQL
10 3 (0.90%) SQL Server 2008
10 3 (0.90%) Oracle BI EE
10 3 (0.90%) SQL Server 2005
10 3 (0.90%) Oracle Reports
10 3 (0.90%) DB2
Development Applications
1 89 (26.57%) Subversion
2 87 (25.97%) Jenkins
3 81 (24.18%) JUnit
4 68 (20.30%) Selenium
5 67 (20.00%) Maven
6 65 (19.40%) Cucumber
7 49 (14.63%) Eclipse
8 45 (13.43%) Mockito
9 35 (10.45%) Ant
10 30 (8.96%) Git (software)
11 19 (5.67%) JIRA
11 19 (5.67%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 19 (5.67%) CruiseControl
12 18 (5.37%) RSpec
13 16 (4.78%) ClearCase
14 14 (4.18%) Appium
15 12 (3.58%) QUnit
16 10 (2.99%) JMeter
16 10 (2.99%) NUnit
16 10 (2.99%) Oracle APEX
General
1 17 (5.07%) Publishing
2 7 (2.09%) Finance
3 6 (1.79%) Turkish Language
4 5 (1.49%) Telecoms
5 4 (1.19%) Marketing
6 3 (0.90%) Manufacturing
7 2 (0.60%) Automotive
7 2 (0.60%) Military
7 2 (0.60%) Banking
8 1 (0.30%) Retail
8 1 (0.30%) Aerospace
8 1 (0.30%) Games
Job Titles
1 187 (55.82%) Developer
2 77 (22.99%) Java Developer
3 30 (8.96%) Analyst
4 27 (8.06%) Architect
5 24 (7.16%) Android Developer
6 22 (6.57%) Test Analyst
7 21 (6.27%) Solutions Architect
8 19 (5.67%) Software Engineer
8 19 (5.67%) Software Developer
9 16 (4.78%) Lead Architect
10 14 (4.18%) Web Developer
10 14 (4.18%) Lead Solutions Architect
11 12 (3.58%) Tester
11 12 (3.58%) Agile Java Developer
12 11 (3.28%) Automation Analyst
12 11 (3.28%) Automation Test Analyst
13 10 (2.99%) Automation Tester
14 9 (2.69%) Technical Leader
15 8 (2.39%) Documentum Developer
16 7 (2.09%) DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 100 (29.85%) Web Services
2 70 (20.90%) Spring
3 61 (18.21%) HTML
4 56 (16.72%) JSON
5 54 (16.12%) CSS
6 50 (14.93%) Hibernate
7 45 (13.43%) RESTful
8 42 (12.54%) XML
9 40 (11.94%) SOAP
10 38 (11.34%) REST
11 37 (11.04%) .NET
12 32 (9.55%) Spring MVC
13 29 (8.66%) Ajax
14 28 (8.36%) Java EE
15 23 (6.87%) jQuery
15 23 (6.87%) JPA
16 22 (6.57%) JSP
16 22 (6.57%) J2EE
17 21 (6.27%) WDK
17 21 (6.27%) Android SDK
Miscellaneous
1 40 (11.94%) Open Source
2 21 (6.27%) Analytical Skills
3 14 (4.18%) Management Information System
4 9 (2.69%) Taxonomies
4 9 (2.69%) User Experience
5 8 (2.39%) Algorithms
6 6 (1.79%) W3C
7 5 (1.49%) Robotics
7 5 (1.49%) Client/Server
8 4 (1.19%) DTV
8 4 (1.19%) IPTV
8 4 (1.19%) Computer Science
9 3 (0.90%) PKI
9 3 (0.90%) Human Factors
9 3 (0.90%) Clustering
9 3 (0.90%) HACMP
9 3 (0.90%) GIS
10 2 (0.60%) Replication
10 2 (0.60%) Reference Data
10 2 (0.60%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 91 (27.16%) Linux
2 40 (11.94%) Windows
3 37 (11.04%) Android
4 22 (6.57%) UNIX
5 14 (4.18%) Oracle Linux
6 12 (3.58%) AIX
6 12 (3.58%) Apple iOS
6 12 (3.58%) CentOS
7 11 (3.28%) Windows Server 2008
8 8 (2.39%) Windows Server 2003
8 8 (2.39%) Solaris
9 7 (2.09%) Windows 7
10 6 (1.79%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 5 (1.49%) Debian
12 3 (0.90%) HPUX
12 3 (0.90%) Windows XP
12 3 (0.90%) NetWare
13 2 (0.60%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
13 2 (0.60%) Windows NT
14 1 (0.30%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 169 (50.45%) Agile Software Development
2 93 (27.76%) Scrum
3 69 (20.60%) TDD
4 67 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
5 46 (13.73%) OO
6 45 (13.43%) BDD
7 43 (12.84%) Unit Testing
8 41 (12.24%) SOA
8 41 (12.24%) MVC
9 40 (11.94%) Software Engineering
10 35 (10.45%) Test Automation
11 34 (10.15%) Web Development
12 27 (8.06%) UML
13 26 (7.76%) Android Development
14 24 (7.16%) Configuration Management
15 23 (6.87%) User Stories
16 22 (6.57%) Automated Testing
17 21 (6.27%) Information Management
17 21 (6.27%) TOGAF
18 18 (5.37%) Content Management
Programming Languages
1 58 (17.31%) JavaScript
2 55 (16.42%) SQL
3 40 (11.94%) C++
4 30 (8.96%) C#
5 27 (8.06%) C
6 21 (6.27%) Ruby
7 19 (5.67%) PHP
8 16 (4.78%) Python
9 14 (4.18%) Perl
10 12 (3.58%) Bash Shell
11 11 (3.28%) Shell Script
12 10 (2.99%) PL/SQL
13 6 (1.79%) T-SQL
14 5 (1.49%) PHP5
14 5 (1.49%) VB.NET
15 4 (1.19%) Groovy
16 3 (0.90%) Golang
16 3 (0.90%) Korn
16 3 (0.90%) AWK
16 3 (0.90%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 76 (22.69%) Security Cleared
2 48 (14.33%) SC Cleared
3 19 (5.67%) DV Cleared
4 14 (4.18%) Degree
5 11 (3.28%) ISEB
6 7 (2.09%) BC Cleared
7 6 (1.79%) ISTQB
8 4 (1.19%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 2 (0.60%) HNC
9 2 (0.60%) HND
10 1 (0.30%) CCVP
10 1 (0.30%) Cisco Certification
10 1 (0.30%) CCNP
10 1 (0.30%) CCNA
10 1 (0.30%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (1.79%) WCAG
1 6 (1.79%) QA
1 6 (1.79%) PCI DSS
2 2 (0.60%) HL7
3 1 (0.30%) TickIT
3 1 (0.30%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 18 (5.37%) VirtualBox
2 13 (3.88%) Oracle RAC
3 11 (3.28%) Docker
4 9 (2.69%) VMware Infrastructure
5 5 (1.49%) Samba
6 4 (1.19%) vCloud
7 3 (0.90%) GPFS
8 2 (0.60%) VMware Workstation
9 1 (0.30%) VMware ESX
9 1 (0.30%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 48 (14.33%) Puppet
2 37 (11.04%) Vagrant
3 3 (0.90%) WebInspect
3 3 (0.90%) Tivoli
3 3 (0.90%) Tivoli Identity Manager
4 1 (0.30%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 41 (12.24%) Oracle
2 26 (7.76%) Microsoft
3 18 (5.37%) VMware
4 16 (4.78%) IBM
5 13 (3.88%) Google
5 13 (3.88%) Red Hat
6 11 (3.28%) HP
7 9 (2.69%) Veritas
8 7 (2.09%) Software AG
8 7 (2.09%) EMC
9 5 (1.49%) Zend
9 5 (1.49%) Adobe
10 4 (1.19%) Hitachi
10 4 (1.19%) TIBCO
10 4 (1.19%) Remedy
10 4 (1.19%) Tripwire
11 3 (0.90%) ServiceNow
11 3 (0.90%) Xamarin
11 3 (0.90%) BMC
11 3 (0.90%) Compaq
Hampshire
Stott & May
Rate: From £0 to £1 per day £competitive
Posted: Yesterday
Southampton, Hampshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Rate: Market
Posted: Yesterday
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Advanced Resource Managers
Posted: 2 days ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Nationwide People Ltd
Rate: £325 - £375 Per Day
Posted: 2 days ago
Havant, Hampshire
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Posted: 3 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Oxbridge Answers
Rate: Excellent market rates
Posted: 4 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Oxbridge Answers
Rate: Excellent market rates
Posted: 4 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Oxbridge Answers
Rate: Excellent market rates
Posted: 4 days ago
Hampshire
Advanced Resource Managers
Posted: 4 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Oxbridge Answers
Rate: Excellent market rates
Posted: 4 days ago