The first table below looks at the demand 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 10 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Programming Languages category for the Northampton region.

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
10 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java
Rank 19 16 19
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +3
Contract jobs citing Java 11 9 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northampton 5.21% 5.81% 4.15%
As % of the Programming Languages category 20.00% 32.14% 20.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 3 2
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Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-37.77% -1.36%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £430 £441
10% offered a daily rate of more than £469 £530 £471
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 £36.20 £37.50 £35.22
% change year-on-year
-3.46% +6.47%
Programming Languages Category
Northampton
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
55 28 49
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northampton 26.07% 18.06% 20.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 37 7 24
Average daily rate £325 £250 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+30.00% -16.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £244 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £550 £475
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 £23.75 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £34.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+2.94% -2.85%
Java
Northamptonshire

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 10 July 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 10 July 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 10 (50.00%) J2EE
1 10 (50.00%) Oracle
1 10 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (45.00%) Spring
2 9 (45.00%) JavaScript
2 9 (45.00%) Struts
2 9 (45.00%) Hibernate
3 7 (35.00%) JSP
4 6 (30.00%) Servlets
4 6 (30.00%) SQL Server
4 6 (30.00%) JUnit
4 6 (30.00%) XML
4 6 (30.00%) E-Commerce
4 6 (30.00%) Eclipse
4 6 (30.00%) Sun
4 6 (30.00%) Sun Certification
4 6 (30.00%) Degree
4 6 (30.00%) Computer Science
4 6 (30.00%) Unit Testing
5 5 (25.00%) EJB
5 5 (25.00%) SQL
6 4 (20.00%) TDD
7 3 (15.00%) Finance
7 3 (15.00%) Maven
7 3 (15.00%) Ajax
7 3 (15.00%) Selenium
7 3 (15.00%) hybris
7 3 (15.00%) REST
7 3 (15.00%) Web Application Development
7 3 (15.00%) MySQL

Java
Top Related IT Skills in Northampton by Category

For the 6 months to 10 July 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 2 (10.00%) Apache
1 2 (10.00%) WebSphere
2 1 (5.00%) IIS
2 1 (5.00%) Tomcat
2 1 (5.00%) CMS
Applications
1 1 (5.00%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (5.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 2 (10.00%) Force.com
2 1 (5.00%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 3 (15.00%) HTTP
2 2 (10.00%) HTTPS
3 1 (5.00%) SAN
3 1 (5.00%) NFC
3 1 (5.00%) LAN
3 1 (5.00%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (30.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (15.00%) MySQL
3 1 (5.00%) Informix
3 1 (5.00%) MongoDB
3 1 (5.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 6 (30.00%) JUnit
1 6 (30.00%) Eclipse
2 3 (15.00%) Maven
2 3 (15.00%) Selenium
3 1 (5.00%) Cucumber
3 1 (5.00%) SpecFlow
3 1 (5.00%) Gradle
3 1 (5.00%) JIRA
General
1 3 (15.00%) Finance
2 2 (10.00%) Telecoms
3 1 (5.00%) Electronics
3 1 (5.00%) Manufacturing
3 1 (5.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 12 (60.00%) Developer
2 9 (45.00%) Java Developer
3 6 (30.00%) J2EE Developer
3 6 (30.00%) Java/J2EE Developer
4 3 (15.00%) Architect
5 2 (10.00%) Designer
5 2 (10.00%) Salesforce.com Architect
6 1 (5.00%) OO PHP Developer
6 1 (5.00%) QA Leader
6 1 (5.00%) UI Programmer
6 1 (5.00%) Project Manager
6 1 (5.00%) UI Developer
6 1 (5.00%) Senior Web Developer
6 1 (5.00%) PHP Developer
6 1 (5.00%) Technical Designer
6 1 (5.00%) Server Analyst
6 1 (5.00%) Storage Analyst
6 1 (5.00%) Analyst
6 1 (5.00%) Web Developer
6 1 (5.00%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (50.00%) J2EE
2 9 (45.00%) Struts
2 9 (45.00%) Hibernate
2 9 (45.00%) Spring
3 7 (35.00%) JSP
4 6 (30.00%) Servlets
4 6 (30.00%) XML
5 5 (25.00%) EJB
6 3 (15.00%) SOAP
6 3 (15.00%) Ajax
6 3 (15.00%) REST
7 2 (10.00%) jQuery
7 2 (10.00%) Visualforce
7 2 (10.00%) JSON
7 2 (10.00%) Web Services
7 2 (10.00%) CSS
7 2 (10.00%) HTML
8 1 (5.00%) .NET
8 1 (5.00%) Application Packaging
8 1 (5.00%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 6 (30.00%) Computer Science
2 2 (10.00%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (10.00%) Data Integration
3 1 (5.00%) Open Source
3 1 (5.00%) Digital Media
3 1 (5.00%) Mobile App
3 1 (5.00%) EMV
3 1 (5.00%) DTV
3 1 (5.00%) Mainframe
3 1 (5.00%) APACS
3 1 (5.00%) Tandem
3 1 (5.00%) IBM Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 2 (10.00%) Windows
1 2 (10.00%) Linux
1 2 (10.00%) Android
2 1 (5.00%) Apple iOS
2 1 (5.00%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (30.00%) Unit Testing
2 6 (30.00%) E-Commerce
3 4 (20.00%) TDD
4 3 (15.00%) Web Application Development
5 2 (10.00%) Automation Testing
5 2 (10.00%) BDD
5 2 (10.00%) Enterprise Architecture
5 2 (10.00%) Technical Architecture
5 2 (10.00%) ERP
5 2 (10.00%) Data Modelling
5 2 (10.00%) OO
5 2 (10.00%) CRM
5 2 (10.00%) MVC
5 2 (10.00%) Validation
5 2 (10.00%) Scrum
6 1 (5.00%) Risk Assessment
6 1 (5.00%) Programme Management
6 1 (5.00%) Stakeholder Management
6 1 (5.00%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (45.00%) JavaScript
2 5 (25.00%) SQL
3 2 (10.00%) C++
3 2 (10.00%) Apex Code
4 1 (5.00%) C#
4 1 (5.00%) Perl
4 1 (5.00%) PHP
4 1 (5.00%) VB
4 1 (5.00%) PHP5
4 1 (5.00%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 6 (30.00%) Sun Certification
1 6 (30.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (10.00%) QA
2 1 (5.00%) ISO 8583
System Software
1 1 (5.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 10 (50.00%) Oracle
2 6 (30.00%) Sun
3 3 (15.00%) hybris
4 2 (10.00%) Salesforce.com
5 1 (5.00%) ATG
5 1 (5.00%) Perforce
5 1 (5.00%) VMware
5 1 (5.00%) Google
5 1 (5.00%) SAP
5 1 (5.00%) Cisco
5 1 (5.00%) IBM
5 1 (5.00%) Microsoft
5 1 (5.00%) Adobe
5 1 (5.00%) HP
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