The table below looks at the statistics for Java skills in IT contracts advertised for the Northampton region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Java over the 3 months to 8 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
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Java
Rank 12 10 21
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +11
Contract jobs citing Java 18 32 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northampton 9.73% 11.19% 3.93%
As % of the Programming Languages category 34.62% 42.67% 14.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 16 2
Average daily rate £350 £425 £456
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-17.64% -6.84%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £315 £451
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £575 £461
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £365
% change year-on-year
+0.06% +9.58%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.88 £37.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+9.00% -
Java
Northamptonshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in contract jobs advertised in the Northampton region.

Programming Languages Category
Northampton
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
52 75 47
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northampton 28.11% 26.22% 26.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 30 34 26
Average daily rate £375 £358 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.89% +19.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £250 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £450 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £355 £325
% change year-on-year
+5.63% +9.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 0
Average hourly rate - £16.75 -
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 Northampton

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Java across the Northampton region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

Java Jobs Demand Trend in Northampton

Java
Daily Rate Trend in Northampton

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Java across the Northampton region.

Java Daily Rate Trend in Northampton

Java
Daily Rate Histogram in Northampton

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Java across the Northampton region over the 3 months to 8 February 2016.

Java Daily Rate Histogram in Northampton

Java
Hourly Rate Trend in Northampton

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Java across the Northampton region.

Java Hourly Rate Trend in Northampton

Java
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northampton

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Northampton 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 17 (54.84%) J2EE
2 15 (48.39%) JavaScript
3 14 (45.16%) Oracle
4 13 (41.94%) Agile Software Development
5 12 (38.71%) Web Services
6 11 (35.48%) HTML
6 11 (35.48%) Spring
6 11 (35.48%) jQuery
7 10 (32.26%) Ajax
8 9 (29.03%) Hibernate
9 8 (25.81%) SOAP
10 7 (22.58%) JSP
10 7 (22.58%) JUnit
10 7 (22.58%) SQL
10 7 (22.58%) Scrum
10 7 (22.58%) Software Engineering
11 6 (19.35%) Struts
11 6 (19.35%) XML
11 6 (19.35%) E-Commerce
11 6 (19.35%) IBM
11 6 (19.35%) CSS
11 6 (19.35%) hybris
12 5 (16.13%) HTML5
12 5 (16.13%) Oracle BPM
12 5 (16.13%) User Experience
12 5 (16.13%) SDLC
12 5 (16.13%) Front End Development
12 5 (16.13%) XQuery
12 5 (16.13%) Eclipse
12 5 (16.13%) Middleware

Java
Top Related IT Skills in Northampton by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Northampton 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 3 (9.68%) Tomcat
2 2 (6.45%) JBoss
2 2 (6.45%) WebSphere
3 1 (3.23%) ColdFusion
3 1 (3.23%) Confluence
3 1 (3.23%) IIS
Applications
1 4 (12.90%) Adobe Illustrator
1 4 (12.90%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 5 (16.13%) Oracle BPM
2 1 (3.23%) BigMachines
2 1 (3.23%) Eloqua
2 1 (3.23%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.23%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (3.23%) iPaaS
1 1 (3.23%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.23%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (16.13%) DB2
2 4 (12.90%) SQL Server
3 1 (3.23%) Big Data
3 1 (3.23%) Informix
3 1 (3.23%) MySQL
3 1 (3.23%) NoSQL
3 1 (3.23%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 7 (22.58%) JUnit
2 5 (16.13%) Eclipse
2 5 (16.13%) Lombardi
2 5 (16.13%) Maven
3 4 (12.90%) Selenium
4 2 (6.45%) Subversion
5 1 (3.23%) Android Studio
5 1 (3.23%) JIRA
5 1 (3.23%) Oracle APEX
5 1 (3.23%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 4 (12.90%) Finance
2 2 (6.45%) Retail
3 1 (3.23%) Electronics
3 1 (3.23%) Manufacturing
3 1 (3.23%) Marketing
3 1 (3.23%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 20 (64.52%) Developer
2 11 (35.48%) Java Developer
3 6 (19.35%) J2EE Developer
3 6 (19.35%) Java/J2EE Developer
4 5 (16.13%) Architect
5 4 (12.90%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 4 (12.90%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 4 (12.90%) JavaScript Developer
5 4 (12.90%) UI Developer
5 4 (12.90%) Web Developer
5 4 (12.90%) Web UI Developer
6 3 (9.68%) Hybris Developer
6 3 (9.68%) Solutions Architect
7 2 (6.45%) DB2 Developer
7 2 (6.45%) Designer
7 2 (6.45%) Oracle Developer
7 2 (6.45%) Technical Architect
8 1 (3.23%) Agile Java Developer
8 1 (3.23%) Java Engineer
8 1 (3.23%) XML Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (54.84%) J2EE
2 12 (38.71%) Web Services
3 11 (35.48%) HTML
3 11 (35.48%) jQuery
3 11 (35.48%) Spring
4 10 (32.26%) Ajax
5 9 (29.03%) Hibernate
6 8 (25.81%) SOAP
7 7 (22.58%) JSP
8 6 (19.35%) CSS
8 6 (19.35%) Struts
8 6 (19.35%) XML
9 5 (16.13%) HTML5
9 5 (16.13%) Middleware
9 5 (16.13%) XSLT
10 4 (12.90%) AngularJS
10 4 (12.90%) JMS
10 4 (12.90%) Servlets
10 4 (12.90%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 3 (9.68%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 5 (16.13%) User Experience
2 4 (12.90%) Computer Science
3 2 (6.45%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (6.45%) Mainframe
4 1 (3.23%) IBM Mainframe
4 1 (3.23%) Mobile App
4 1 (3.23%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 2 (6.45%) Unix
1 2 (6.45%) Windows
2 1 (3.23%) Android
2 1 (3.23%) Apple iOS
2 1 (3.23%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (41.94%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (22.58%) Scrum
2 7 (22.58%) Software Engineering
3 6 (19.35%) E-Commerce
4 5 (16.13%) Front End Development
4 5 (16.13%) SDLC
4 5 (16.13%) TDD
4 5 (16.13%) Unit Testing
5 4 (12.90%) Responsive Web Design
5 4 (12.90%) SOA
5 4 (12.90%) Validation
6 3 (9.68%) MVC
6 3 (9.68%) OO
7 2 (6.45%) BDD
7 2 (6.45%) Continuous Integration
7 2 (6.45%) DevOps
7 2 (6.45%) Kanban
7 2 (6.45%) Open Source
7 2 (6.45%) Pair Programming
8 1 (3.23%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 15 (48.39%) JavaScript
2 7 (22.58%) SQL
3 5 (16.13%) XPath
3 5 (16.13%) XQuery
4 2 (6.45%) Scala
5 1 (3.23%) Apex Code
5 1 (3.23%) Clojure
5 1 (3.23%) Haskell
5 1 (3.23%) Perl
5 1 (3.23%) PHP
5 1 (3.23%) PL/SQL
5 1 (3.23%) Python
5 1 (3.23%) Ruby
5 1 (3.23%) VB
Qualifications
1 4 (12.90%) Degree
1 4 (12.90%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.23%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (3.23%) BladeLogic
Vendors
1 14 (45.16%) Oracle
2 6 (19.35%) hybris
2 6 (19.35%) IBM
3 4 (12.90%) Adobe
3 4 (12.90%) Sun
4 3 (9.68%) ATG
5 2 (6.45%) Salesforce.com
6 1 (3.23%) Citrix
6 1 (3.23%) HP
6 1 (3.23%) Informatica
6 1 (3.23%) SAP
6 1 (3.23%) Siebel
6 1 (3.23%) VMware
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