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 18 January 2017 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
18 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Java
Northamptonshire / Northampton
Rank 20 11 11
Rank change year-on-year
-9 0
Contract jobs citing Java 21 18 30
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northampton 6.05% 9.05% 10.60%
As % of the Programming Languages category 21.43% 30.00% 41.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 13 13
Median daily rate £425 £375 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.33% -11.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £300 £352
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £490 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £413 £400
% change year-on-year
+3.03% +3.12%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.25 £42.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year
-5.29% +13.33%

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
98 60 72
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northampton 28.24% 30.15% 25.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 61 34 27
Median daily rate £375 £413 £380
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.09% +8.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £305 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £625 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 6
Median hourly rate £12.50 - £16.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.00 £39.00 £35.18
% change year-on-year
+5.12% +10.87%

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 18 January 2017.

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 18 January 2017, 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 20 (40.00%) JavaScript
2 19 (38.00%) Agile Software Development
3 18 (36.00%) OO
4 17 (34.00%) Banking
5 16 (32.00%) Finance
6 15 (30.00%) SQL
7 13 (26.00%) Oracle
8 12 (24.00%) DevOps
8 12 (24.00%) Event-Driven Architecture
8 12 (24.00%) Microservices
8 12 (24.00%) Spring
8 12 (24.00%) Refactoring
9 10 (20.00%) Zachman Framework
9 10 (20.00%) TOGAF
9 10 (20.00%) Enterprise Architecture
9 10 (20.00%) OOD
10 9 (18.00%) Hibernate
10 9 (18.00%) E-Commerce
10 9 (18.00%) JUnit
10 9 (18.00%) hybris
10 9 (18.00%) AngularJS
11 8 (16.00%) Git (software)
11 8 (16.00%) Maven
11 8 (16.00%) HTML
11 8 (16.00%) Data Modelling
12 7 (14.00%) TDD
12 7 (14.00%) SQL Server
12 7 (14.00%) Eclipse
12 7 (14.00%) IntelliJ
12 7 (14.00%) Java EE

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 2 (4.00%) JBoss
2 1 (2.00%) Apache Pig
2 1 (2.00%) Apache Spark
Business Applications
1 4 (8.00%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.00%) Office 365
1 1 (2.00%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 2 (4.00%) Firewall
2 1 (2.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (14.00%) Oracle Database
1 7 (14.00%) SQL Server
2 6 (12.00%) Relational Database
3 4 (8.00%) SQL Server 2008
4 3 (6.00%) RDBMS
5 1 (2.00%) Apache Cassandra
5 1 (2.00%) Apache Hive
5 1 (2.00%) Big Data
5 1 (2.00%) DataStax
5 1 (2.00%) Hadoop
5 1 (2.00%) HBase
5 1 (2.00%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 9 (18.00%) JUnit
2 8 (16.00%) Git (software)
2 8 (16.00%) Maven
3 7 (14.00%) Eclipse
3 7 (14.00%) IntelliJ
4 5 (10.00%) Gradle
4 5 (10.00%) Jenkins
4 5 (10.00%) JProfiler
4 5 (10.00%) SonarQube
5 3 (6.00%) JBehave
5 3 (6.00%) JIRA
5 3 (6.00%) TeamCity
6 2 (4.00%) Grunt
6 2 (4.00%) gulp
7 1 (2.00%) Bitbucket
General
1 17 (34.00%) Banking
2 16 (32.00%) Finance
3 2 (4.00%) Retail
3 2 (4.00%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 19 (38.00%) Developer
2 15 (30.00%) Architect
3 13 (26.00%) Digital Architect
4 10 (20.00%) Java Developer
5 9 (18.00%) Analyst
6 5 (10.00%) Performance Analyst
6 5 (10.00%) Performance Test Analyst
6 5 (10.00%) Test Analyst
7 4 (8.00%) Applications Support
7 4 (8.00%) Applications Support Analyst
7 4 (8.00%) Digital Solutions Architect
7 4 (8.00%) E-Commerce Analyst
7 4 (8.00%) E-Commerce Support
7 4 (8.00%) E-Commerce Support Analyst
7 4 (8.00%) Solutions Architect
7 4 (8.00%) Support Analyst
8 3 (6.00%) Cybersecurity Architect
8 3 (6.00%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
8 3 (6.00%) JavaScript Developer
8 3 (6.00%) Security Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (24.00%) Spring
2 9 (18.00%) AngularJS
2 9 (18.00%) Hibernate
3 8 (16.00%) HTML
4 7 (14.00%) HTML5
4 7 (14.00%) Java EE
4 7 (14.00%) JPA
5 6 (12.00%) J2EE
5 6 (12.00%) JSON
6 5 (10.00%) Backbone.js
6 5 (10.00%) CSS
6 5 (10.00%) jQuery
6 5 (10.00%) REST
6 5 (10.00%) SOAP
7 4 (8.00%) CSS3
7 4 (8.00%) Spring Boot
8 3 (6.00%) Ajax
8 3 (6.00%) Velocity
8 3 (6.00%) Web Services
8 3 (6.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (8.00%) iPad
2 2 (4.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (4.00%) Cyber Attack
2 2 (4.00%) User Experience
3 1 (2.00%) Client/Server
3 1 (2.00%) Online Banking
Operating Systems
1 5 (10.00%) Linux
1 5 (10.00%) Unix
2 3 (6.00%) Android
2 3 (6.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (38.00%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (36.00%) OO
3 12 (24.00%) DevOps
3 12 (24.00%) Event-Driven Architecture
3 12 (24.00%) Microservices
3 12 (24.00%) Refactoring
4 10 (20.00%) Enterprise Architecture
4 10 (20.00%) OOD
4 10 (20.00%) TOGAF
4 10 (20.00%) Zachman Framework
5 9 (18.00%) E-Commerce
6 8 (16.00%) Data Modelling
7 7 (14.00%) Data Protection
7 7 (14.00%) TDD
8 6 (12.00%) Scrum
9 5 (10.00%) Performance Testing
9 5 (10.00%) Problem Management
9 5 (10.00%) Unit Testing
10 4 (8.00%) CRM
10 4 (8.00%) RAD
Programming Languages
1 20 (40.00%) JavaScript
2 15 (30.00%) SQL
3 2 (4.00%) C
4 1 (2.00%) Python
4 1 (2.00%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 1 (2.00%) DV Cleared
1 1 (2.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (2.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.00%) QA
1 1 (2.00%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (4.00%) VMware ESX
2 1 (2.00%) Docker
2 1 (2.00%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 4 (8.00%) Ganglia
1 4 (8.00%) nmon
1 4 (8.00%) Tivoli
1 4 (8.00%) Tivoli Monitoring
2 3 (6.00%) Computer Emergency Response Teams
2 3 (6.00%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (2.00%) Hadoop YARN
3 1 (2.00%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 13 (26.00%) Oracle
2 9 (18.00%) hybris
3 6 (12.00%) Perforce
4 4 (8.00%) AppDynamics
4 4 (8.00%) IBM
5 2 (4.00%) Dynatrace
5 2 (4.00%) Pega
5 2 (4.00%) Veritas
5 2 (4.00%) VMware
6 1 (2.00%) Cloudera