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 19 September 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
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java
Rank 6 12 11
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -1
Contract jobs citing Java 28 24 21
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northampton 13.08% 12.83% 9.09%
As % of the Programming Languages category 40.00% 34.78% 35.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 9 5
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£400 £388 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.22% -3.12%
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 £35.00 £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
70 69 60
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northampton 32.71% 36.90% 25.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 44 14 24
Average daily rate £400 £300 £360
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+33.33% -16.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £211 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £492 £409 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 3
Average hourly rate £17.50 - £120.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £32.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -7.14%

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 19 September 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 19 September 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 24 (61.54%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (41.03%) Oracle
2 16 (41.03%) Linux
3 14 (35.90%) JavaScript
4 13 (33.33%) Tomcat
5 12 (30.77%) E-Commerce
6 11 (28.21%) Hibernate
6 11 (28.21%) Spring
6 11 (28.21%) Google
7 10 (25.64%) Windows
7 10 (25.64%) Open Source
8 9 (23.08%) hybris
8 9 (23.08%) LAN
8 9 (23.08%) WAN
8 9 (23.08%) SAN
8 9 (23.08%) J2EE
8 9 (23.08%) MySQL
9 8 (20.51%) Apache
9 8 (20.51%) CSS
9 8 (20.51%) Struts
10 7 (17.95%) Web Services
10 7 (17.95%) XML
10 7 (17.95%) SOA
10 7 (17.95%) Cisco
10 7 (17.95%) CSS3
10 7 (17.95%) Google Apps
11 6 (15.38%) Ansible
11 6 (15.38%) REST
11 6 (15.38%) JSP
11 6 (15.38%) SQL

Java
Top Related IT Skills in Northampton by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 13 (33.33%) Tomcat
2 8 (20.51%) Apache
3 4 (10.26%) CMS
4 3 (7.69%) OpenStack
5 2 (5.13%) WebSphere
6 1 (2.56%) Oracle Workflow
6 1 (2.56%) IIS
Applications
1 4 (10.26%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (2.56%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 1 (2.56%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (2.56%) Oracle Applications
1 1 (2.56%) Oracle 11i
1 1 (2.56%) Oracle Financials
1 1 (2.56%) Oracle EBS R12
Cloud Services
1 7 (17.95%) Google Apps
2 4 (10.26%) Force.com
3 2 (5.13%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (2.56%) IaaS
4 1 (2.56%) SaaS
4 1 (2.56%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (23.08%) LAN
1 9 (23.08%) WAN
1 9 (23.08%) SAN
2 5 (12.82%) HTTP
3 4 (10.26%) HTTPS
4 1 (2.56%) NFC
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (23.08%) MySQL
2 5 (12.82%) SQL Server
3 1 (2.56%) Oracle Database 11g
3 1 (2.56%) Oracle Database 10g
3 1 (2.56%) Informix
3 1 (2.56%) Oracle Reports
3 1 (2.56%) Oracle Database
3 1 (2.56%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 5 (12.82%) Selenium
1 5 (12.82%) JUnit
1 5 (12.82%) Eclipse
2 3 (7.69%) Maven
2 3 (7.69%) Jenkins
2 3 (7.69%) Cucumber
2 3 (7.69%) Mockito
2 3 (7.69%) WebDriver
3 1 (2.56%) Oracle Forms
3 1 (2.56%) Gradle
General
1 5 (12.82%) Finance
2 2 (5.13%) Manufacturing
2 2 (5.13%) Telecoms
2 2 (5.13%) Banking
3 1 (2.56%) Marketing
3 1 (2.56%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 17 (43.59%) Developer
2 10 (25.64%) Java Developer
3 9 (23.08%) Designer
3 9 (23.08%) Architect
4 6 (15.38%) Infrastructure Designer
5 5 (12.82%) Java/J2EE Developer
5 5 (12.82%) J2EE Developer
6 4 (10.26%) UI Developer
6 4 (10.26%) UI Programmer
6 4 (10.26%) Salesforce.com Architect
6 4 (10.26%) Analyst
6 4 (10.26%) Server Analyst
6 4 (10.26%) Storage Analyst
7 3 (7.69%) Solutions Architect
7 3 (7.69%) Technical Architect
7 3 (7.69%) Hybris Developer
8 2 (5.13%) Infrastructure Architect
8 2 (5.13%) Technical Solutions Architect
9 1 (2.56%) Linux Engineer
9 1 (2.56%) Senior Linux Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (28.21%) Hibernate
1 11 (28.21%) Spring
2 9 (23.08%) J2EE
3 8 (20.51%) CSS
3 8 (20.51%) Struts
4 7 (17.95%) Web Services
4 7 (17.95%) XML
4 7 (17.95%) CSS3
5 6 (15.38%) REST
5 6 (15.38%) JSP
5 6 (15.38%) Ajax
6 5 (12.82%) JSON
6 5 (12.82%) HTML
6 5 (12.82%) Servlets
6 5 (12.82%) jQuery
7 4 (10.26%) RESTful
7 4 (10.26%) Sass
7 4 (10.26%) LESS
7 4 (10.26%) Backbone.js
7 4 (10.26%) EJB
Miscellaneous
1 10 (25.64%) Open Source
2 6 (15.38%) Computer Science
3 4 (10.26%) User Experience
3 4 (10.26%) Mobile App
3 4 (10.26%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (5.13%) Data Integration
5 1 (2.56%) Tandem
5 1 (2.56%) APACS
5 1 (2.56%) DTV
5 1 (2.56%) Mainframe
5 1 (2.56%) EMV
5 1 (2.56%) Digital Media
5 1 (2.56%) IBM Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 16 (41.03%) Linux
2 10 (25.64%) Windows
3 3 (7.69%) Android
4 2 (5.13%) Apple iOS
5 1 (2.56%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (61.54%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (30.77%) E-Commerce
3 7 (17.95%) SOA
4 5 (12.82%) OO
4 5 (12.82%) Waterfall
4 5 (12.82%) Unit Testing
5 4 (10.26%) Mobile Application Development
5 4 (10.26%) MVC
5 4 (10.26%) Scrum
6 3 (7.69%) TDD
6 3 (7.69%) Enterprise Architecture
6 3 (7.69%) Continuous Integration
7 2 (5.13%) Mentoring
7 2 (5.13%) Web Application Development
7 2 (5.13%) Data Modelling
7 2 (5.13%) ERP
7 2 (5.13%) CRM
7 2 (5.13%) Validation
7 2 (5.13%) Technical Architecture
8 1 (2.56%) Electronic Design Automation
Programming Languages
1 14 (35.90%) JavaScript
2 6 (15.38%) SQL
3 4 (10.26%) C++
4 2 (5.13%) Apex Code
5 1 (2.56%) Ruby
5 1 (2.56%) Objective-C
5 1 (2.56%) PHP5
5 1 (2.56%) C#
5 1 (2.56%) VB
5 1 (2.56%) Perl
5 1 (2.56%) PHP
5 1 (2.56%) PL/SQL
5 1 (2.56%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 5 (12.82%) Degree
1 5 (12.82%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (10.26%) QA
2 1 (2.56%) ISO 8583
System Software
1 5 (12.82%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 6 (15.38%) Ansible
Vendors
1 16 (41.03%) Oracle
2 11 (28.21%) Google
3 9 (23.08%) hybris
4 7 (17.95%) Cisco
5 5 (12.82%) VMware
5 5 (12.82%) Sun
6 4 (10.26%) HP
6 4 (10.26%) Adobe
6 4 (10.26%) Red Hat
6 4 (10.26%) Salesforce.com
7 1 (2.56%) ATG
7 1 (2.56%) Perforce
7 1 (2.56%) IBM
7 1 (2.56%) Microsoft
7 1 (2.56%) SAP
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Rate: £400 - £500 per day + Negotiable
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