The table below looks at the statistics for Java skills in IT contracts advertised for the Northampton region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Java over the 3 months to 4 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
4 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Java
Rank 5 5 22
Rank change year-on-year
0 +17
Contract jobs citing Java 30 45 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northampton 13.64% 16.13% 5.45%
As % of the Programming Languages category 46.88% 51.72% 19.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 19 8
Median daily rate £363 £450 £416
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-19.44% +8.10%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £297 £361 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £476 £539 £486
UK excluding London median daily rate £420 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Median hourly rate £23.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £40.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year
-6.25% -
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
64 87 57
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northampton 29.09% 31.18% 28.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 48 46 38
Median daily rate £388 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.12% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £212 £250 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £550 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 3 1
Median hourly rate £11.00 £19.00 £23.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-42.10% -20.00%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.00 £36.00 £36.40
% change year-on-year
+5.55% -1.09%

Java
Jobs Demand Trend in Northampton

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Northampton region citing Java as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 4 May 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
Hourly Rate Histogram in Northampton

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Java across the Northampton region over the 3 months to 4 May 2016.

Java Hourly Rate Histogram in Northampton

Java
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northampton

For the 6 months to 4 May 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Java also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Northampton region with a requirement for Java.

1 25 (52.08%) Oracle
1 25 (52.08%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (43.75%) Spring
3 19 (39.58%) JavaScript
4 18 (37.50%) Web Services
5 17 (35.42%) J2EE
5 17 (35.42%) Hibernate
6 15 (31.25%) JUnit
7 14 (29.17%) SQL Server
7 14 (29.17%) Unit Testing
8 13 (27.08%) jQuery
8 13 (27.08%) Software Engineering
9 12 (25.00%) Maven
10 11 (22.92%) Ajax
10 11 (22.92%) Scrum
10 11 (22.92%) SOAP
11 10 (20.83%) SQL
11 10 (20.83%) HTML
12 9 (18.75%) Degree
12 9 (18.75%) JSON
13 8 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
13 8 (16.67%) Validation
13 8 (16.67%) XML
13 8 (16.67%) Eclipse
13 8 (16.67%) RESTful
14 7 (14.58%) Jenkins
14 7 (14.58%) DevOps
14 7 (14.58%) SDLC
14 7 (14.58%) Sun
14 7 (14.58%) Sun Certification

Java
Top Related IT Skills in Northampton by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 5 (10.42%) JBoss
2 4 (8.33%) WebLogic
3 2 (4.17%) Tomcat
4 1 (2.08%) OpenStack
4 1 (2.08%) WebSphere
Applications
1 4 (8.33%) Adobe Illustrator
1 4 (8.33%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 4 (8.33%) Oracle BPM
2 1 (2.08%) BigMachines
2 1 (2.08%) Eloqua
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.08%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (2.08%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (2.08%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.08%) Bluetooth
1 1 (2.08%) DNS
1 1 (2.08%) Firewall
1 1 (2.08%) Network Security
1 1 (2.08%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (29.17%) SQL Server
2 6 (12.50%) RDBMS
2 6 (12.50%) Relational Database
3 5 (10.42%) PostgreSQL
4 4 (8.33%) DB2
4 4 (8.33%) Oracle Database
5 3 (6.25%) MySQL
6 2 (4.17%) MongoDB
7 1 (2.08%) Big Data
7 1 (2.08%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 15 (31.25%) JUnit
2 12 (25.00%) Maven
3 8 (16.67%) Eclipse
4 7 (14.58%) Jenkins
4 7 (14.58%) Selenium
5 4 (8.33%) Cobertura
5 4 (8.33%) Git (software)
5 4 (8.33%) JBehave
5 4 (8.33%) Lombardi
6 3 (6.25%) Gradle
7 2 (4.17%) JProfiler
7 2 (4.17%) TeamCity
8 1 (2.08%) Android Studio
8 1 (2.08%) Ant
8 1 (2.08%) Cucumber
8 1 (2.08%) Flyway
8 1 (2.08%) Subversion
8 1 (2.08%) Talend Open Studio
8 1 (2.08%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 5 (10.42%) Finance
2 2 (4.17%) Banking
2 2 (4.17%) Retail
3 1 (2.08%) Back Office
3 1 (2.08%) Electronics
3 1 (2.08%) Investment Banking
3 1 (2.08%) Legal
Job Titles
1 31 (64.58%) Developer
2 23 (47.92%) Java Developer
3 8 (16.67%) J2EE Developer
3 8 (16.67%) Java/J2EE Developer
4 7 (14.58%) Architect
5 6 (12.50%) Java Architect
6 5 (10.42%) DevOps Engineer
6 5 (10.42%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
7 4 (8.33%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
7 4 (8.33%) JavaScript Developer
7 4 (8.33%) UI Developer
7 4 (8.33%) Web Developer
7 4 (8.33%) Web UI Developer
8 3 (6.25%) Senior Architect
8 3 (6.25%) Senior Developer
8 3 (6.25%) Senior Java Architect
8 3 (6.25%) Senior Java Developer
8 3 (6.25%) Software Engineer
8 3 (6.25%) Technical Architect
9 2 (4.17%) Android Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (43.75%) Spring
2 18 (37.50%) Web Services
3 17 (35.42%) Hibernate
3 17 (35.42%) J2EE
4 13 (27.08%) jQuery
5 11 (22.92%) Ajax
5 11 (22.92%) SOAP
6 10 (20.83%) HTML
7 9 (18.75%) JSON
8 8 (16.67%) RESTful
8 8 (16.67%) XML
9 7 (14.58%) JPA
10 6 (12.50%) CSS
10 6 (12.50%) Middleware
10 6 (12.50%) XSLT
11 5 (10.42%) ActiveMQ
11 5 (10.42%) HTML5
11 5 (10.42%) JSP
11 5 (10.42%) Servlets
11 5 (10.42%) Struts
Miscellaneous
1 7 (14.58%) Computer Science
2 5 (10.42%) User Experience
3 2 (4.17%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (4.17%) Mobile App
4 1 (2.08%) Algorithms
4 1 (2.08%) Augmented Reality
4 1 (2.08%) Data Structures
4 1 (2.08%) Digital Media
4 1 (2.08%) Embedded Systems
4 1 (2.08%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (2.08%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 4 (8.33%) Android
1 4 (8.33%) Linux
2 1 (2.08%) Apple iOS
2 1 (2.08%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (2.08%) Ubuntu
2 1 (2.08%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (52.08%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (29.17%) Unit Testing
3 13 (27.08%) Software Engineering
4 11 (22.92%) Scrum
5 8 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
5 8 (16.67%) Validation
6 7 (14.58%) DevOps
6 7 (14.58%) SDLC
6 7 (14.58%) TDD
7 6 (12.50%) BDD
8 5 (10.42%) Continuous Delivery
8 5 (10.42%) Front End Development
8 5 (10.42%) OO
8 5 (10.42%) Open Source
9 4 (8.33%) Responsive Web Design
9 4 (8.33%) SOA
10 3 (6.25%) Android Development
11 2 (4.17%) Analytics
11 2 (4.17%) Data Analytics
11 2 (4.17%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 19 (39.58%) JavaScript
2 10 (20.83%) SQL
3 4 (8.33%) XPath
3 4 (8.33%) XQuery
4 3 (6.25%) Ruby
5 2 (4.17%) C#
5 2 (4.17%) C++
5 2 (4.17%) Haskell
5 2 (4.17%) PHP
5 2 (4.17%) Python
5 2 (4.17%) Scala
6 1 (2.08%) Bash Shell
6 1 (2.08%) C
6 1 (2.08%) Clojure
6 1 (2.08%) F#
6 1 (2.08%) Groovy
6 1 (2.08%) Perl
6 1 (2.08%) PL/SQL
6 1 (2.08%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 9 (18.75%) Degree
2 7 (14.58%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.08%) QA
System Software
1 3 (6.25%) Docker
Systems Management
1 4 (8.33%) BladeLogic
1 4 (8.33%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (4.17%) Ansible
2 2 (4.17%) Puppet
3 1 (2.08%) Kubernetes
3 1 (2.08%) Mesos
3 1 (2.08%) Packer
Vendors
1 25 (52.08%) Oracle
2 7 (14.58%) Sun
3 5 (10.42%) Microsoft
4 4 (8.33%) Adobe
4 4 (8.33%) IBM
5 2 (4.17%) Perforce
6 1 (2.08%) Google
6 1 (2.08%) hybris
6 1 (2.08%) Red Hat
6 1 (2.08%) Siebel
6 1 (2.08%) Talend
6 1 (2.08%) WSO2
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