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 29 August 2014 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 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java
Rank 9 18 14
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -4
Contract jobs citing Java 19 18 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northampton 9.00% 10.34% 7.39%
As % of the Programming Languages category 30.16% 29.03% 32.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 4 4
Average daily rate
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£400 £394 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.58% -1.56%
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £37.50 £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
63 62 53
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northampton 29.86% 35.63% 23.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 43 10 22
Average daily rate £375 £250 £360
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+50.00% -30.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £239 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £478 £399 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £17.50 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £34.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+2.94% -2.85%

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 29 August 2014.

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 29 August 2014, 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 14 (48.28%) Oracle
2 10 (34.48%) JavaScript
2 10 (34.48%) Linux
2 10 (34.48%) Tomcat
3 9 (31.03%) Google
4 8 (27.59%) Spring
4 8 (27.59%) Hibernate
5 7 (24.14%) Agile Software Development
5 7 (24.14%) Web Services
5 7 (24.14%) J2EE
5 7 (24.14%) MySQL
5 7 (24.14%) E-Commerce
5 7 (24.14%) Windows
6 6 (20.69%) LAN
6 6 (20.69%) WAN
6 6 (20.69%) SAN
6 6 (20.69%) JSP
6 6 (20.69%) Struts
6 6 (20.69%) Apache
6 6 (20.69%) Computer Science
7 5 (17.24%) Degree
7 5 (17.24%) Unit Testing
7 5 (17.24%) Ajax
7 5 (17.24%) Finance
7 5 (17.24%) Servlets
7 5 (17.24%) XML
7 5 (17.24%) SQL Server
7 5 (17.24%) JUnit
7 5 (17.24%) Sun Certification
7 5 (17.24%) Eclipse

Java
Top Related IT Skills in Northampton by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, 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 10 (34.48%) Tomcat
2 6 (20.69%) Apache
3 3 (10.34%) CMS
4 2 (6.90%) WebSphere
4 2 (6.90%) OpenStack
5 1 (3.45%) Oracle Workflow
5 1 (3.45%) IIS
Applications
1 3 (10.34%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (3.45%) Oracle Financials
1 1 (3.45%) Oracle 11i
1 1 (3.45%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (3.45%) Oracle Applications
1 1 (3.45%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 1 (3.45%) Oracle EBS R12
Cloud Services
1 5 (17.24%) Google Apps
2 2 (6.90%) Force.com
2 2 (6.90%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (3.45%) SaaS
3 1 (3.45%) PaaS
3 1 (3.45%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (20.69%) LAN
1 6 (20.69%) WAN
1 6 (20.69%) SAN
2 3 (10.34%) HTTP
3 2 (6.90%) HTTPS
4 1 (3.45%) NFC
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (24.14%) MySQL
2 5 (17.24%) SQL Server
3 1 (3.45%) Informix
3 1 (3.45%) Oracle Reports
3 1 (3.45%) Oracle Database 10g
3 1 (3.45%) Oracle Database 11g
3 1 (3.45%) Oracle Database
3 1 (3.45%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 5 (17.24%) Eclipse
1 5 (17.24%) JUnit
2 3 (10.34%) Maven
3 2 (6.90%) Selenium
4 1 (3.45%) Gradle
4 1 (3.45%) Oracle Forms
General
1 5 (17.24%) Finance
2 2 (6.90%) Telecoms
3 1 (3.45%) Electronics
3 1 (3.45%) Manufacturing
3 1 (3.45%) Banking
3 1 (3.45%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 13 (44.83%) Developer
2 7 (24.14%) Java Developer
2 7 (24.14%) Architect
2 7 (24.14%) Designer
3 5 (17.24%) Java/J2EE Developer
3 5 (17.24%) J2EE Developer
4 4 (13.79%) Infrastructure Designer
5 3 (10.34%) UI Developer
5 3 (10.34%) UI Programmer
5 3 (10.34%) Analyst
5 3 (10.34%) Technical Architect
5 3 (10.34%) Solutions Architect
5 3 (10.34%) Server Analyst
5 3 (10.34%) Storage Analyst
6 2 (6.90%) Technical Solutions Architect
6 2 (6.90%) Infrastructure Architect
6 2 (6.90%) Salesforce.com Architect
7 1 (3.45%) OO PHP Developer
7 1 (3.45%) iOS Developer
7 1 (3.45%) PHP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (27.59%) Hibernate
1 8 (27.59%) Spring
2 7 (24.14%) J2EE
2 7 (24.14%) Web Services
3 6 (20.69%) JSP
3 6 (20.69%) Struts
4 5 (17.24%) REST
4 5 (17.24%) Servlets
4 5 (17.24%) Ajax
4 5 (17.24%) XML
5 4 (13.79%) EJB
5 4 (13.79%) CSS
5 4 (13.79%) JSON
6 3 (10.34%) SOAP
6 3 (10.34%) CSS3
6 3 (10.34%) Backbone.js
6 3 (10.34%) Sass
6 3 (10.34%) LESS
7 2 (6.90%) jQuery
7 2 (6.90%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (20.69%) Computer Science
2 5 (17.24%) Open Source
3 3 (10.34%) Mobile App
4 2 (6.90%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (3.45%) Digital Media
5 1 (3.45%) IBM Mainframe
5 1 (3.45%) EMV
5 1 (3.45%) DTV
5 1 (3.45%) Mainframe
5 1 (3.45%) APACS
5 1 (3.45%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 10 (34.48%) Linux
2 7 (24.14%) Windows
3 3 (10.34%) Android
4 2 (6.90%) Apple iOS
5 1 (3.45%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (24.14%) E-Commerce
1 7 (24.14%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (17.24%) Unit Testing
3 4 (13.79%) Waterfall
3 4 (13.79%) OO
3 4 (13.79%) SOA
4 3 (10.34%) TDD
4 3 (10.34%) Enterprise Architecture
4 3 (10.34%) Mobile Application Development
5 2 (6.90%) Validation
5 2 (6.90%) Scrum
5 2 (6.90%) MVC
5 2 (6.90%) Data Modelling
6 1 (3.45%) OOP
6 1 (3.45%) Risk Management
6 1 (3.45%) Workflow
6 1 (3.45%) Business Intelligence
6 1 (3.45%) Disaster Recovery
6 1 (3.45%) Programme Management
6 1 (3.45%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 10 (34.48%) JavaScript
2 4 (13.79%) SQL
3 2 (6.90%) C++
4 1 (3.45%) C#
4 1 (3.45%) VB
4 1 (3.45%) Objective-C
4 1 (3.45%) Ruby
4 1 (3.45%) PHP5
4 1 (3.45%) Groovy
4 1 (3.45%) Perl
4 1 (3.45%) PHP
4 1 (3.45%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (17.24%) Sun Certification
1 5 (17.24%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (10.34%) QA
2 1 (3.45%) ISO 8583
System Software
1 4 (13.79%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 5 (17.24%) Ansible
Vendors
1 14 (48.28%) Oracle
2 9 (31.03%) Google
3 5 (17.24%) hybris
3 5 (17.24%) Sun
3 5 (17.24%) Cisco
4 4 (13.79%) Red Hat
4 4 (13.79%) VMware
5 3 (10.34%) Adobe
5 3 (10.34%) HP
6 2 (6.90%) Salesforce.com
7 1 (3.45%) ATG
7 1 (3.45%) Perforce
7 1 (3.45%) IBM
7 1 (3.45%) Microsoft
7 1 (3.45%) SAP
Northampton, Northamptonshire
Arrows Group
Rate: £400 - £500 per day + Negotiable
Posted: 3 days ago