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 May 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 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Java
Rank 7 5 20
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +15
Contract jobs citing Java 28 33 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northampton 12.73% 14.04% 4.63%
As % of the Programming Languages category 50.00% 46.48% 16.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 14 7
Median daily rate £375 £394 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.76% +16.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £339 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £536 £470
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Median hourly rate £23.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £40.00 £39.25
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +1.91%
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
56 71 59
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northampton 25.45% 30.21% 27.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 42 40 38
Median daily rate £425 £380 £385
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.84% -1.29%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £343
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.18%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 3 1
Median hourly rate £11.00 £19.00 £23.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-42.10% -20.00%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £36.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -

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 May 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
Hourly Rate Histogram in Northampton

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Java across the Northampton region over the 3 months to 27 May 2016.

Java Hourly Rate Histogram in Northampton

Java
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northampton

For the 6 months to 27 May 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 29 (59.18%) Agile Software Development
2 24 (48.98%) Oracle
3 23 (46.94%) Spring
4 19 (38.78%) JUnit
5 18 (36.73%) Hibernate
6 17 (34.69%) Unit Testing
7 16 (32.65%) JavaScript
8 15 (30.61%) SQL Server
9 14 (28.57%) Maven
10 13 (26.53%) Web Services
11 12 (24.49%) Software Engineering
11 12 (24.49%) JSON
12 11 (22.45%) Scrum
13 10 (20.41%) J2EE
13 10 (20.41%) Jenkins
14 9 (18.37%) RESTful
14 9 (18.37%) Degree
14 9 (18.37%) jQuery
14 9 (18.37%) Continuous Integration
15 8 (16.33%) JPA
15 8 (16.33%) Ajax
15 8 (16.33%) Validation
15 8 (16.33%) JBoss
15 8 (16.33%) Eclipse
15 8 (16.33%) DevOps
15 8 (16.33%) Continuous Delivery
16 7 (14.29%) BDD
16 7 (14.29%) Relational Database
16 7 (14.29%) RDBMS
16 7 (14.29%) Sun

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 8 (16.33%) JBoss
2 7 (14.29%) WebLogic
3 3 (6.12%) Tomcat
4 2 (4.08%) OpenStack
5 1 (2.04%) Apache Solr
Applications
1 4 (8.16%) Adobe Illustrator
1 4 (8.16%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (2.04%) BigMachines
1 1 (2.04%) Eloqua
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.04%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (2.04%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (2.04%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.04%) Bluetooth
1 1 (2.04%) DNS
1 1 (2.04%) Firewall
1 1 (2.04%) Network Security
1 1 (2.04%) SSH
1 1 (2.04%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (30.61%) SQL Server
2 7 (14.29%) RDBMS
2 7 (14.29%) Relational Database
3 6 (12.24%) Oracle Database
4 5 (10.20%) PostgreSQL
5 4 (8.16%) MySQL
6 2 (4.08%) MongoDB
7 1 (2.04%) Big Data
7 1 (2.04%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 19 (38.78%) JUnit
2 14 (28.57%) Maven
3 10 (20.41%) Jenkins
4 8 (16.33%) Eclipse
5 7 (14.29%) Selenium
6 6 (12.24%) Cobertura
6 6 (12.24%) Git (software)
6 6 (12.24%) JBehave
7 4 (8.16%) Gradle
8 2 (4.08%) Cucumber
8 2 (4.08%) Flyway
8 2 (4.08%) JProfiler
8 2 (4.08%) Talend Open Studio
8 2 (4.08%) TeamCity
9 1 (2.04%) Android Studio
9 1 (2.04%) Ant
9 1 (2.04%) Subversion
General
1 4 (8.16%) Finance
2 3 (6.12%) Banking
2 3 (6.12%) Retail
3 2 (4.08%) Investment Banking
4 1 (2.04%) Back Office
4 1 (2.04%) Electronics
4 1 (2.04%) Legal
Job Titles
1 29 (59.18%) Developer
2 23 (46.94%) Java Developer
3 8 (16.33%) Architect
4 7 (14.29%) J2EE Developer
4 7 (14.29%) Java/J2EE Developer
5 6 (12.24%) DevOps Engineer
5 6 (12.24%) Java Architect
6 5 (10.20%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
7 4 (8.16%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
7 4 (8.16%) JavaScript Developer
7 4 (8.16%) Senior Developer
7 4 (8.16%) Senior Java Developer
7 4 (8.16%) Software Engineer
7 4 (8.16%) UI Developer
7 4 (8.16%) Web Developer
7 4 (8.16%) Web UI Developer
8 3 (6.12%) Development Manager
8 3 (6.12%) Senior Architect
8 3 (6.12%) Senior Java Architect
8 3 (6.12%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (46.94%) Spring
2 18 (36.73%) Hibernate
3 13 (26.53%) Web Services
4 12 (24.49%) JSON
5 10 (20.41%) J2EE
6 9 (18.37%) jQuery
6 9 (18.37%) RESTful
7 8 (16.33%) Ajax
7 8 (16.33%) JPA
8 7 (14.29%) CSS
8 7 (14.29%) SOAP
9 6 (12.24%) HTML
9 6 (12.24%) Java EE
9 6 (12.24%) JSP
10 5 (10.20%) ActiveMQ
10 5 (10.20%) JDBC
10 5 (10.20%) Middleware
10 5 (10.20%) Servlets
10 5 (10.20%) Struts
10 5 (10.20%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 7 (14.29%) Computer Science
2 5 (10.20%) User Experience
3 2 (4.08%) Mobile App
4 1 (2.04%) Algorithms
4 1 (2.04%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (2.04%) Augmented Reality
4 1 (2.04%) Client/Server
4 1 (2.04%) Data Structures
4 1 (2.04%) Digital Media
4 1 (2.04%) Embedded Systems
4 1 (2.04%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (2.04%) Handset
4 1 (2.04%) Smartphone
4 1 (2.04%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 6 (12.24%) Linux
2 5 (10.20%) Android
3 2 (4.08%) Apple iOS
3 2 (4.08%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 2 (4.08%) Ubuntu
4 1 (2.04%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (59.18%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (34.69%) Unit Testing
3 12 (24.49%) Software Engineering
4 11 (22.45%) Scrum
5 9 (18.37%) Continuous Integration
6 8 (16.33%) Continuous Delivery
6 8 (16.33%) DevOps
6 8 (16.33%) Validation
7 7 (14.29%) BDD
8 5 (10.20%) Front End Development
8 5 (10.20%) OO
8 5 (10.20%) Open Source
8 5 (10.20%) SDLC
9 4 (8.16%) Responsive Web Design
9 4 (8.16%) TDD
10 3 (6.12%) Analytics
10 3 (6.12%) Android Development
10 3 (6.12%) Data Analytics
10 3 (6.12%) SOA
11 2 (4.08%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 16 (32.65%) JavaScript
2 7 (14.29%) SQL
3 3 (6.12%) Ruby
4 2 (4.08%) C#
4 2 (4.08%) C++
4 2 (4.08%) Haskell
4 2 (4.08%) PHP
4 2 (4.08%) PL/SQL
4 2 (4.08%) Python
5 1 (2.04%) Bash Shell
5 1 (2.04%) C
5 1 (2.04%) Clojure
5 1 (2.04%) F#
5 1 (2.04%) Groovy
5 1 (2.04%) Objective-C
5 1 (2.04%) Perl
5 1 (2.04%) Scala
5 1 (2.04%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 9 (18.37%) Degree
2 7 (14.29%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.04%) QA
System Software
1 5 (10.20%) Docker
Systems Management
1 6 (12.24%) BladeLogic
2 5 (10.20%) Opscode Chef
3 3 (6.12%) Ansible
3 3 (6.12%) Puppet
4 2 (4.08%) Kubernetes
4 2 (4.08%) Mesos
5 1 (2.04%) Nagios
5 1 (2.04%) Packer
Vendors
1 24 (48.98%) Oracle
2 7 (14.29%) Sun
3 6 (12.24%) Microsoft
4 4 (8.16%) Adobe
5 2 (4.08%) hybris
5 2 (4.08%) Perforce
5 2 (4.08%) Red Hat
5 2 (4.08%) Talend
5 2 (4.08%) WSO2
6 1 (2.04%) Endeca
6 1 (2.04%) Google
6 1 (2.04%) Siebel