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 27 June 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
27 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Java
Rank 7 11 23
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +12
Contract jobs citing Java 29 22 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northampton 12.95% 10.38% 4.37%
As % of the Programming Languages category 42.03% 32.35% 17.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 9 9
Median daily rate £413 £388 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.45% +19.23%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £305 £290 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £518 £536 £466
UK excluding London median daily rate £420 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £40.00 £36.50
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +9.58%
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
69 68 57
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northampton 30.80% 32.08% 24.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 53 44 38
Median daily rate £425 £360 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.05% +10.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £225 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Median hourly rate - £19.00 £23.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -20.00%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £37.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +2.77%

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 27 June 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 27 June 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%) Agile Software Development
1 25 (52.08%) Spring
2 23 (47.92%) Oracle
3 19 (39.58%) JUnit
4 18 (37.50%) Hibernate
4 18 (37.50%) Unit Testing
5 14 (29.17%) Maven
5 14 (29.17%) SQL Server
6 13 (27.08%) JavaScript
7 12 (25.00%) Web Services
7 12 (25.00%) JSON
8 11 (22.92%) J2EE
8 11 (22.92%) Jenkins
9 9 (18.75%) Continuous Delivery
9 9 (18.75%) WebLogic
9 9 (18.75%) JBoss
9 9 (18.75%) Continuous Integration
9 9 (18.75%) Software Engineering
9 9 (18.75%) Scrum
10 8 (16.67%) JPA
10 8 (16.67%) jQuery
10 8 (16.67%) Java EE
10 8 (16.67%) Degree
10 8 (16.67%) BDD
11 7 (14.58%) Cobertura
11 7 (14.58%) Git (software)
11 7 (14.58%) RESTful
11 7 (14.58%) JBehave
11 7 (14.58%) Relational Database
11 7 (14.58%) DevOps

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 9 (18.75%) JBoss
1 9 (18.75%) WebLogic
2 3 (6.25%) Tomcat
3 2 (4.17%) OpenStack
3 2 (4.17%) WebSphere
3 2 (4.17%) WebSphere Application Server
4 1 (2.08%) Apache Solr
Applications
1 1 (2.08%) Adobe Illustrator
1 1 (2.08%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (2.08%) BigMachines
1 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
1 1 (2.08%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (29.17%) SQL Server
2 7 (14.58%) RDBMS
2 7 (14.58%) Relational Database
3 6 (12.50%) Oracle Database
4 5 (10.42%) PostgreSQL
5 4 (8.33%) MySQL
6 2 (4.17%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 19 (39.58%) JUnit
2 14 (29.17%) Maven
3 11 (22.92%) Jenkins
4 7 (14.58%) Cobertura
4 7 (14.58%) Git (software)
4 7 (14.58%) JBehave
4 7 (14.58%) Selenium
5 6 (12.50%) Eclipse
6 5 (10.42%) Gradle
7 3 (6.25%) Cucumber
8 2 (4.17%) Ant
8 2 (4.17%) Flyway
8 2 (4.17%) JProfiler
8 2 (4.17%) Talend Open Studio
8 2 (4.17%) TeamCity
9 1 (2.08%) Mockito
9 1 (2.08%) Subversion
General
1 6 (12.50%) Banking
2 5 (10.42%) Finance
3 4 (8.33%) Retail
4 2 (4.17%) Investment Banking
5 1 (2.08%) Back Office
5 1 (2.08%) Electronics
5 1 (2.08%) Legal
5 1 (2.08%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 30 (62.50%) Developer
2 26 (54.17%) Java Developer
3 8 (16.67%) Architect
4 7 (14.58%) Java Architect
5 6 (12.50%) DevOps Engineer
5 6 (12.50%) J2EE Developer
5 6 (12.50%) Java/J2EE Developer
6 5 (10.42%) Senior Developer
6 5 (10.42%) Senior Java Developer
7 4 (8.33%) Designer
7 4 (8.33%) Software Engineer
8 3 (6.25%) Development Manager
8 3 (6.25%) Senior Architect
8 3 (6.25%) Senior Java Architect
9 2 (4.17%) Android Developer
9 2 (4.17%) AWS Engineer
9 2 (4.17%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
9 2 (4.17%) Java Technical Architect
9 2 (4.17%) Technical Architect
9 2 (4.17%) Web Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (52.08%) Spring
2 18 (37.50%) Hibernate
3 12 (25.00%) JSON
3 12 (25.00%) Web Services
4 11 (22.92%) J2EE
5 8 (16.67%) Java EE
5 8 (16.67%) JPA
5 8 (16.67%) jQuery
6 7 (14.58%) RESTful
6 7 (14.58%) SOAP
7 6 (12.50%) JSP
8 5 (10.42%) Ajax
8 5 (10.42%) JDBC
8 5 (10.42%) XML
9 4 (8.33%) CSS
9 4 (8.33%) Servlets
9 4 (8.33%) Struts
10 3 (6.25%) HTML
10 3 (6.25%) Middleware
10 3 (6.25%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 6 (12.50%) Computer Science
2 1 (2.08%) Algorithms
2 1 (2.08%) Augmented Reality
2 1 (2.08%) Client/Server
2 1 (2.08%) Data Structures
2 1 (2.08%) Digital Media
2 1 (2.08%) Embedded Systems
2 1 (2.08%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (2.08%) Handset
2 1 (2.08%) Mobile App
2 1 (2.08%) Smartphone
2 1 (2.08%) User Experience
2 1 (2.08%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 6 (12.50%) Linux
2 4 (8.33%) Android
3 2 (4.17%) Apple iOS
3 2 (4.17%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 2 (4.17%) Ubuntu
4 1 (2.08%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (52.08%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (37.50%) Unit Testing
3 9 (18.75%) Continuous Delivery
3 9 (18.75%) Continuous Integration
3 9 (18.75%) Scrum
3 9 (18.75%) Software Engineering
4 8 (16.67%) BDD
5 7 (14.58%) DevOps
5 7 (14.58%) Validation
6 6 (12.50%) SDLC
7 4 (8.33%) OO
8 3 (6.25%) E-Commerce
8 3 (6.25%) MVC
8 3 (6.25%) Open Source
8 3 (6.25%) Root Cause Analysis
8 3 (6.25%) TDD
9 2 (4.17%) Analytics
9 2 (4.17%) Android Development
9 2 (4.17%) Data Analytics
9 2 (4.17%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 13 (27.08%) JavaScript
2 7 (14.58%) SQL
3 2 (4.17%) C#
3 2 (4.17%) C++
3 2 (4.17%) PHP
3 2 (4.17%) PL/SQL
3 2 (4.17%) Ruby
4 1 (2.08%) Bash Shell
4 1 (2.08%) C
4 1 (2.08%) F#
4 1 (2.08%) Groovy
4 1 (2.08%) Haskell
4 1 (2.08%) Objective-C
4 1 (2.08%) Python
4 1 (2.08%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 8 (16.67%) Degree
2 6 (12.50%) Sun Certification
System Software
1 5 (10.42%) Docker
Systems Management
1 7 (14.58%) BladeLogic
2 5 (10.42%) Opscode Chef
3 3 (6.25%) Ansible
3 3 (6.25%) Puppet
4 2 (4.17%) Kubernetes
4 2 (4.17%) Mesos
5 1 (2.08%) Nagios
5 1 (2.08%) Packer
Vendors
1 23 (47.92%) Oracle
2 6 (12.50%) Microsoft
2 6 (12.50%) Sun
3 2 (4.17%) hybris
3 2 (4.17%) Perforce
3 2 (4.17%) Red Hat
3 2 (4.17%) Talend
3 2 (4.17%) WSO2
4 1 (2.08%) Adobe
4 1 (2.08%) Endeca
4 1 (2.08%) Google
4 1 (2.08%) Pega
4 1 (2.08%) Siebel