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 11 December 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
11 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Java
Rank 17 15 6
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -9
Contract jobs citing Java 25 13 31
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northampton 7.33% 6.10% 11.65%
As % of the Programming Languages category 27.17% 20.00% 41.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 9 19
Median daily rate £425 £425 £442
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -3.84%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £289 £336 £345
10% offered a daily rate of more than £540 £525 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £425 £400
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £40.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
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
92 65 75
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northampton 26.98% 30.52% 28.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 69 37 30
Median daily rate £370 £425 £442
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.94% -3.84%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £304
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £625 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £393 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 4
Median hourly rate £12.50 - £15.88
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £38.00 £35.75
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +6.29%

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 11 December 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 11 December 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 19 (39.58%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (37.50%) Banking
3 16 (33.33%) Finance
3 16 (33.33%) JavaScript
3 16 (33.33%) OO
4 15 (31.25%) SQL
5 14 (29.17%) Oracle
5 14 (29.17%) Spring
6 13 (27.08%) JUnit
7 11 (22.92%) Maven
7 11 (22.92%) Event-Driven Architecture
8 10 (20.83%) Java EE
8 10 (20.83%) Git (software)
8 10 (20.83%) Hibernate
8 10 (20.83%) Scrum
8 10 (20.83%) TDD
9 9 (18.75%) E-Commerce
9 9 (18.75%) Eclipse
9 9 (18.75%) IntelliJ
9 9 (18.75%) hybris
9 9 (18.75%) JPA
9 9 (18.75%) JSON
9 9 (18.75%) DevOps
10 8 (16.67%) Relational Database
10 8 (16.67%) AngularJS
10 8 (16.67%) Gradle
10 8 (16.67%) Jenkins
10 8 (16.67%) Zachman Framework
10 8 (16.67%) TOGAF
10 8 (16.67%) Perforce

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 3 (6.25%) JBoss
2 2 (4.17%) WebSphere
2 2 (4.17%) WebSphere Application Server
3 1 (2.08%) Apache Pig
3 1 (2.08%) Apache Spark
3 1 (2.08%) WebLogic
Business Applications
1 4 (8.33%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.08%) Office 365
1 1 (2.08%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 2 (4.17%) Firewall
2 1 (2.08%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (16.67%) Relational Database
2 7 (14.58%) SQL Server
3 6 (12.50%) Oracle Database
4 5 (10.42%) RDBMS
5 4 (8.33%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (2.08%) Apache Cassandra
6 1 (2.08%) Apache Hive
6 1 (2.08%) Big Data
6 1 (2.08%) DataStax
6 1 (2.08%) Hadoop
6 1 (2.08%) HBase
6 1 (2.08%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 13 (27.08%) JUnit
2 11 (22.92%) Maven
3 10 (20.83%) Git (software)
4 9 (18.75%) Eclipse
4 9 (18.75%) IntelliJ
5 8 (16.67%) Gradle
5 8 (16.67%) Jenkins
6 7 (14.58%) JProfiler
6 7 (14.58%) SonarQube
7 4 (8.33%) JBehave
8 3 (6.25%) JIRA
8 3 (6.25%) TeamCity
9 2 (4.17%) Grunt
9 2 (4.17%) gulp
10 1 (2.08%) Ant
10 1 (2.08%) Bitbucket
10 1 (2.08%) Cobertura
10 1 (2.08%) Cucumber
10 1 (2.08%) Mockito
10 1 (2.08%) Selenium
General
1 18 (37.50%) Banking
2 16 (33.33%) Finance
3 3 (6.25%) Retail
3 3 (6.25%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 20 (41.67%) Developer
2 14 (29.17%) Java Developer
3 12 (25.00%) Architect
4 9 (18.75%) Digital Architect
5 8 (16.67%) Analyst
6 5 (10.42%) Designer
7 4 (8.33%) Applications Support
7 4 (8.33%) Applications Support Analyst
7 4 (8.33%) Digital Solutions Architect
7 4 (8.33%) E-Commerce Analyst
7 4 (8.33%) E-Commerce Support
7 4 (8.33%) E-Commerce Support Analyst
7 4 (8.33%) Performance Analyst
7 4 (8.33%) Performance Test Analyst
7 4 (8.33%) Solutions Architect
7 4 (8.33%) Support Analyst
7 4 (8.33%) Test Analyst
8 3 (6.25%) Agile Developer
8 3 (6.25%) Cybersecurity Architect
8 3 (6.25%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (29.17%) Spring
2 10 (20.83%) Hibernate
2 10 (20.83%) Java EE
3 9 (18.75%) JPA
3 9 (18.75%) JSON
4 8 (16.67%) AngularJS
4 8 (16.67%) SOAP
5 7 (14.58%) Backbone.js
5 7 (14.58%) REST
6 6 (12.50%) HTML
6 6 (12.50%) Spring Boot
7 5 (10.42%) Ajax
7 5 (10.42%) HTML5
7 5 (10.42%) J2EE
7 5 (10.42%) jQuery
7 5 (10.42%) Velocity
7 5 (10.42%) Web Services
8 3 (6.25%) CSS
8 3 (6.25%) XML
8 3 (6.25%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 4 (8.33%) iPad
2 2 (4.17%) Cyber Attack
3 1 (2.08%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.08%) Online Banking
Operating Systems
1 5 (10.42%) Linux
2 4 (8.33%) Unix
3 3 (6.25%) Android
3 3 (6.25%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (39.58%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (33.33%) OO
3 11 (22.92%) Event-Driven Architecture
4 10 (20.83%) Scrum
4 10 (20.83%) TDD
5 9 (18.75%) DevOps
5 9 (18.75%) E-Commerce
6 8 (16.67%) Data Modelling
6 8 (16.67%) Enterprise Architecture
6 8 (16.67%) Refactoring
6 8 (16.67%) TOGAF
6 8 (16.67%) Unit Testing
6 8 (16.67%) Zachman Framework
7 7 (14.58%) Microservices
7 7 (14.58%) OOD
8 6 (12.50%) BDD
8 6 (12.50%) Continuous Integration
8 6 (12.50%) Data Protection
8 6 (12.50%) RAD
9 5 (10.42%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 16 (33.33%) JavaScript
2 15 (31.25%) SQL
3 2 (4.17%) C
4 1 (2.08%) Python
4 1 (2.08%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 1 (2.08%) DV Cleared
1 1 (2.08%) SC Cleared
1 1 (2.08%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.08%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (4.17%) VMware ESX
2 1 (2.08%) Docker
2 1 (2.08%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 3 (6.25%) Ganglia
1 3 (6.25%) nmon
1 3 (6.25%) Opscode Chef
1 3 (6.25%) Tivoli
1 3 (6.25%) Tivoli Monitoring
2 1 (2.08%) BladeLogic
2 1 (2.08%) Hadoop YARN
2 1 (2.08%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 14 (29.17%) Oracle
2 9 (18.75%) hybris
3 8 (16.67%) Perforce
4 3 (6.25%) AppDynamics
4 3 (6.25%) IBM
4 3 (6.25%) Pega
5 2 (4.17%) Dynatrace
5 2 (4.17%) Veritas
5 2 (4.17%) VMware
6 1 (2.08%) Cloudera