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 28 July 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
28 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Java
Rank 13 18 18
Rank change year-on-year
+5 0
Contract jobs citing Java 20 14 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northampton 9.09% 5.41% 6.57%
As % of the Programming Languages category 30.77% 23.33% 25.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 7 13
Median daily rate £381 £536 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-28.87% +64.92%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £308 £290 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £562 £489
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £40.38 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-10.84% +15.37%
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
65 60 56
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northampton 29.55% 23.17% 26.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 52 40 41
Median daily rate £425 £338 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.92% +3.84%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £225 £264
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £524 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £351 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.99% +0.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £23.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £37.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%

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 28 July 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 28 July 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 (53.19%) Spring
2 24 (51.06%) Agile Software Development
3 23 (48.94%) Oracle
4 19 (40.43%) JUnit
5 18 (38.30%) Hibernate
5 18 (38.30%) Unit Testing
6 14 (29.79%) JSON
6 14 (29.79%) Maven
6 14 (29.79%) Web Services
7 13 (27.66%) Jenkins
8 12 (25.53%) SQL Server
8 12 (25.53%) JavaScript
9 11 (23.40%) Continuous Integration
10 10 (21.28%) JPA
10 10 (21.28%) Java EE
10 10 (21.28%) Scrum
10 10 (21.28%) J2EE
11 9 (19.15%) SQL
11 9 (19.15%) WebLogic
11 9 (19.15%) SOAP
11 9 (19.15%) JBoss
11 9 (19.15%) RDBMS
11 9 (19.15%) Relational Database
11 9 (19.15%) Git (software)
11 9 (19.15%) BDD
11 9 (19.15%) Continuous Delivery
12 8 (17.02%) Software Engineering
12 8 (17.02%) jQuery
13 7 (14.89%) BladeLogic
13 7 (14.89%) Banking

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 (19.15%) JBoss
1 9 (19.15%) WebLogic
2 3 (6.38%) Tomcat
3 2 (4.26%) OpenStack
3 2 (4.26%) WebSphere
3 2 (4.26%) WebSphere Application Server
4 1 (2.13%) Apache Solr
Business Applications
1 1 (2.13%) BigMachines
1 1 (2.13%) Eloqua
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.13%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (2.13%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (2.13%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.13%) Bluetooth
1 1 (2.13%) DNS
1 1 (2.13%) Firewall
1 1 (2.13%) Network Security
1 1 (2.13%) SSH
1 1 (2.13%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (25.53%) SQL Server
2 9 (19.15%) RDBMS
2 9 (19.15%) Relational Database
3 6 (12.77%) Oracle Database
4 5 (10.64%) PostgreSQL
5 4 (8.51%) MySQL
6 2 (4.26%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 19 (40.43%) JUnit
2 14 (29.79%) Maven
3 13 (27.66%) Jenkins
4 9 (19.15%) Git (software)
5 7 (14.89%) Cobertura
5 7 (14.89%) Gradle
5 7 (14.89%) JBehave
6 6 (12.77%) Eclipse
7 5 (10.64%) Selenium
8 4 (8.51%) JProfiler
9 3 (6.38%) Cucumber
10 2 (4.26%) Ant
10 2 (4.26%) Flyway
10 2 (4.26%) IntelliJ
10 2 (4.26%) SonarQube
10 2 (4.26%) Talend Open Studio
10 2 (4.26%) TeamCity
11 1 (2.13%) Mockito
11 1 (2.13%) Subversion
General
1 7 (14.89%) Banking
2 6 (12.77%) Finance
3 4 (8.51%) Retail
4 2 (4.26%) Investment Banking
5 1 (2.13%) Back Office
5 1 (2.13%) Electronics
5 1 (2.13%) Legal
5 1 (2.13%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 29 (61.70%) Developer
2 26 (55.32%) Java Developer
3 8 (17.02%) Architect
4 7 (14.89%) Java Architect
5 6 (12.77%) DevOps Engineer
6 5 (10.64%) J2EE Developer
6 5 (10.64%) Java/J2EE Developer
6 5 (10.64%) Senior Developer
6 5 (10.64%) Senior Java Developer
7 4 (8.51%) Designer
7 4 (8.51%) Software Engineer
8 3 (6.38%) Agile Developer
8 3 (6.38%) Agile Java Developer
8 3 (6.38%) Development Manager
8 3 (6.38%) Senior Architect
8 3 (6.38%) Senior Java Architect
9 2 (4.26%) Java Technical Architect
9 2 (4.26%) JavaScript Developer
9 2 (4.26%) Technical Architect
9 2 (4.26%) Web Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (53.19%) Spring
2 18 (38.30%) Hibernate
3 14 (29.79%) JSON
3 14 (29.79%) Web Services
4 10 (21.28%) J2EE
4 10 (21.28%) Java EE
4 10 (21.28%) JPA
5 9 (19.15%) SOAP
6 8 (17.02%) jQuery
7 7 (14.89%) RESTful
8 6 (12.77%) Ajax
9 5 (10.64%) JDBC
9 5 (10.64%) XML
10 4 (8.51%) JSP
10 4 (8.51%) Spring Boot
11 3 (6.38%) ActiveMQ
11 3 (6.38%) AngularJS
11 3 (6.38%) CSS
11 3 (6.38%) Middleware
11 3 (6.38%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 4 (8.51%) Computer Science
2 1 (2.13%) Algorithms
2 1 (2.13%) Augmented Reality
2 1 (2.13%) Client/Server
2 1 (2.13%) Data Structures
2 1 (2.13%) Digital Media
2 1 (2.13%) Embedded Systems
2 1 (2.13%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (2.13%) Handset
2 1 (2.13%) Mobile App
2 1 (2.13%) Smartphone
2 1 (2.13%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 6 (12.77%) Linux
2 4 (8.51%) Android
3 2 (4.26%) Apple iOS
3 2 (4.26%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 2 (4.26%) Ubuntu
4 1 (2.13%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (51.06%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (38.30%) Unit Testing
3 11 (23.40%) Continuous Integration
4 10 (21.28%) Scrum
5 9 (19.15%) BDD
5 9 (19.15%) Continuous Delivery
6 8 (17.02%) Software Engineering
7 7 (14.89%) DevOps
8 6 (12.77%) OO
8 6 (12.77%) SDLC
9 5 (10.64%) TDD
9 5 (10.64%) Validation
10 4 (8.51%) Data Modelling
10 4 (8.51%) RAD
11 3 (6.38%) E-Commerce
11 3 (6.38%) Event-Driven Architecture
11 3 (6.38%) MVC
11 3 (6.38%) Open Source
11 3 (6.38%) Root Cause Analysis
11 3 (6.38%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 12 (25.53%) JavaScript
2 9 (19.15%) SQL
3 2 (4.26%) C#
3 2 (4.26%) C++
3 2 (4.26%) PHP
3 2 (4.26%) PL/SQL
3 2 (4.26%) Ruby
4 1 (2.13%) Bash Shell
4 1 (2.13%) C
4 1 (2.13%) F#
4 1 (2.13%) Groovy
4 1 (2.13%) Haskell
4 1 (2.13%) Objective-C
4 1 (2.13%) Python
4 1 (2.13%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 6 (12.77%) Degree
2 4 (8.51%) Sun Certification
System Software
1 5 (10.64%) Docker
Systems Management
1 7 (14.89%) BladeLogic
2 5 (10.64%) Opscode Chef
3 3 (6.38%) Ansible
3 3 (6.38%) Puppet
4 2 (4.26%) Kubernetes
4 2 (4.26%) Mesos
5 1 (2.13%) Nagios
5 1 (2.13%) Packer
Vendors
1 23 (48.94%) Oracle
2 6 (12.77%) Microsoft
3 4 (8.51%) Perforce
3 4 (8.51%) Sun
4 2 (4.26%) hybris
4 2 (4.26%) Red Hat
4 2 (4.26%) Talend
4 2 (4.26%) WSO2
5 1 (2.13%) Endeca
5 1 (2.13%) Google
5 1 (2.13%) Pega
5 1 (2.13%) Siebel
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