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 17 April 2015 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
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Java
Rank 5 24 18
Rank change year-on-year
+19 -6
Contract jobs citing Java 52 8 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northampton 17.11% 4.10% 3.88%
As % of the Programming Languages category 54.74% 15.09% 25.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 5 5
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£423 £450 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.11% +5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £312 £119
10% offered a daily rate of more than £527 £492 £515
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £40.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
- +17.64%
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
95 53 20
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northampton 31.25% 27.18% 15.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 52 38 14
Average daily rate £378 £400 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.62% +33.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £275 £109
10% offered a daily rate of more than £521 £465 £406
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £330 £325
% change year-on-year
+6.06% +1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 1
Average hourly rate £19.00 - £16.25
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £36.40 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-1.09% +4.00%

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 17 April 2015.

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 17 April 2015, 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 31 (37.80%) Agile Software Development
2 23 (28.05%) Banking
3 20 (24.39%) Scrum
3 20 (24.39%) Linux
4 18 (21.95%) JavaScript
5 16 (19.51%) TDD
6 15 (18.29%) Tomcat
7 13 (15.85%) UNIX
7 13 (15.85%) hybris
8 12 (14.63%) CSS
8 12 (14.63%) Spring
9 11 (13.41%) JSON
9 11 (13.41%) Finance
9 11 (13.41%) ITIL
9 11 (13.41%) J2EE
9 11 (13.41%) Coaching
10 10 (12.20%) LESS
10 10 (12.20%) Red Hat
10 10 (12.20%) Ajax
11 9 (10.98%) E-Commerce
11 9 (10.98%) HTML
11 9 (10.98%) SQL
11 9 (10.98%) Backbone.js
11 9 (10.98%) REST
11 9 (10.98%) Web Application Development
12 8 (9.76%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 8 (9.76%) HAProxy
12 8 (9.76%) iptables
12 8 (9.76%) CentOS
12 8 (9.76%) Open Source

Java
Top Related IT Skills in Northampton by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, 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 15 (18.29%) Tomcat
2 8 (9.76%) JBoss
2 8 (9.76%) Apache
3 6 (7.32%) Apache Solr
4 2 (2.44%) CMS
5 1 (1.22%) WebSphere
5 1 (1.22%) SAS
5 1 (1.22%) WebSphere Application Server
5 1 (1.22%) WebLogic
5 1 (1.22%) Node.js
5 1 (1.22%) Facebook Platform
5 1 (1.22%) Apache Pig
5 1 (1.22%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 5 (6.10%) Photoshop
2 2 (2.44%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.22%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (1.22%) SaaS
1 1 (1.22%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 4 (4.88%) SAN
2 2 (2.44%) Internet
2 2 (2.44%) NFC
3 1 (1.22%) Firewall
3 1 (1.22%) LAN
3 1 (1.22%) WAN
3 1 (1.22%) DNS
3 1 (1.22%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (6.10%) MySQL
2 4 (4.88%) MongoDB
3 3 (3.66%) SQL Server
4 2 (2.44%) RDBMS
4 2 (2.44%) Relational Database
5 1 (1.22%) Impala
5 1 (1.22%) Hadoop
5 1 (1.22%) Apache Hive
5 1 (1.22%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (1.22%) Azure SQL Database
5 1 (1.22%) Big Data
5 1 (1.22%) Sqoop
Development Applications
1 8 (9.76%) JUnit
2 7 (8.54%) Git (software)
2 7 (8.54%) Grunt
2 7 (8.54%) Bower
3 4 (4.88%) Lombardi
3 4 (4.88%) Cucumber
4 2 (2.44%) Ant
4 2 (2.44%) Team Foundation Server
4 2 (2.44%) Subversion
5 1 (1.22%) Maven
5 1 (1.22%) VSS/SourceSafe
5 1 (1.22%) ClearCase
5 1 (1.22%) WebDriver
5 1 (1.22%) Mockito
5 1 (1.22%) Gradle
5 1 (1.22%) Jenkins
5 1 (1.22%) JIRA
5 1 (1.22%) Selenium
General
1 23 (28.05%) Banking
2 11 (13.41%) Finance
3 4 (4.88%) Retail
4 2 (2.44%) Investment Banking
4 2 (2.44%) Marketing
5 1 (1.22%) Financial Institution
5 1 (1.22%) Publishing
5 1 (1.22%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 34 (41.46%) Developer
2 23 (28.05%) Architect
3 21 (25.61%) Java Developer
4 14 (17.07%) Solutions Architect
5 11 (13.41%) Java Architect
6 8 (9.76%) UI Programmer
6 8 (9.76%) UI Developer
7 6 (7.32%) Technical Leader
8 5 (6.10%) Senior Java Developer
8 5 (6.10%) Applications Developer
8 5 (6.10%) Technical Architect
8 5 (6.10%) Senior Developer
9 4 (4.88%) Services Delivery Manager
9 4 (4.88%) Design Engineer
9 4 (4.88%) Service Manager
9 4 (4.88%) E-Commerce Manager
9 4 (4.88%) Delivery Manager
9 4 (4.88%) Linux Engineer
10 3 (3.66%) Senior Architect
10 3 (3.66%) ScrumMaster
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (14.63%) CSS
1 12 (14.63%) Spring
2 11 (13.41%) J2EE
2 11 (13.41%) JSON
3 10 (12.20%) LESS
3 10 (12.20%) Ajax
4 9 (10.98%) HTML
4 9 (10.98%) Backbone.js
4 9 (10.98%) REST
5 8 (9.76%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 8 (9.76%) Web Services
6 7 (8.54%) Middleware
6 7 (8.54%) Marionette.js
7 6 (7.32%) HTML5
8 5 (6.10%) Java EE
9 4 (4.88%) JSP
9 4 (4.88%) Spring MVC
10 3 (3.66%) CSS3
10 3 (3.66%) Browserify
10 3 (3.66%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 8 (9.76%) Clustering
1 8 (9.76%) Open Source
2 6 (7.32%) EMV
3 5 (6.10%) User Experience
4 4 (4.88%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (3.66%) Mobile App
6 1 (1.22%) IVR
6 1 (1.22%) Statistics
6 1 (1.22%) Data Extraction
Operating Systems
1 20 (24.39%) Linux
2 13 (15.85%) UNIX
3 8 (9.76%) CentOS
4 6 (7.32%) Windows
5 2 (2.44%) Android
5 2 (2.44%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (37.80%) Agile Software Development
2 20 (24.39%) Scrum
3 16 (19.51%) TDD
4 11 (13.41%) ITIL
4 11 (13.41%) Coaching
5 9 (10.98%) Web Application Development
5 9 (10.98%) E-Commerce
6 6 (7.32%) MVC
6 6 (7.32%) Workflow
6 6 (7.32%) DevOps
7 5 (6.10%) Responsive Web Design
7 5 (6.10%) OO
7 5 (6.10%) SOA
8 4 (4.88%) Service Delivery
8 4 (4.88%) Web Design
8 4 (4.88%) Progressive Enhancement
8 4 (4.88%) Mentoring
8 4 (4.88%) Performance Tuning
8 4 (4.88%) Graceful Degradation
9 3 (3.66%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 18 (21.95%) JavaScript
2 9 (10.98%) SQL
3 3 (3.66%) PL/SQL
4 2 (2.44%) AWK
5 1 (1.22%) PowerShell
5 1 (1.22%) VBA
5 1 (1.22%) Objective-C
5 1 (1.22%) PHP
5 1 (1.22%) C
5 1 (1.22%) C#
5 1 (1.22%) C++
Qualifications
1 1 (1.22%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (6.10%) QA
2 1 (1.22%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (9.76%) iptables
2 4 (4.88%) Hyper-V
2 4 (4.88%) Docker
3 1 (1.22%) HDFS
3 1 (1.22%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 8 (9.76%) HAProxy
2 4 (4.88%) SCOM
3 3 (3.66%) Ansible
3 3 (3.66%) Pacemaker
4 1 (1.22%) SCVMM
4 1 (1.22%) Oozie
4 1 (1.22%) BMC PATROL
4 1 (1.22%) Nagios
4 1 (1.22%) BMC Performance Manager
Vendors
1 13 (15.85%) hybris
2 10 (12.20%) Red Hat
3 6 (7.32%) Google
4 5 (6.10%) Oracle
4 5 (6.10%) IBM
4 5 (6.10%) Adobe
5 4 (4.88%) Informatica
5 4 (4.88%) NetApp
6 2 (2.44%) Microsoft
6 2 (2.44%) Endeca
7 1 (1.22%) Cisco
7 1 (1.22%) Sun
7 1 (1.22%) HP
7 1 (1.22%) BMC
7 1 (1.22%) VMware
7 1 (1.22%) Teradata
7 1 (1.22%) F5
7 1 (1.22%) Facebook
7 1 (1.22%) Twitter
7 1 (1.22%) Xamarin
Northampton, Northamptonshire
Arrows Group
Rate: £450 - £550 per day + Negotiable
Posted: 3 days ago