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 29 September 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
29 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Java
Rank 13 24 8
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -16
Contract jobs citing Java 28 13 28
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northampton 9.93% 4.80% 12.90%
As % of the Programming Languages category 31.11% 19.70% 39.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 12 22
Median daily rate £420 £455 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.69% +13.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £335 £326
10% offered a daily rate of more than £595 £550 £491
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £420 £375
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +12.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.00 £40.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-5.00% +14.28%
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
90 66 71
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northampton 31.91% 24.35% 32.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 71 43 44
Median daily rate £400 £375 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £598 £535 £492
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £17.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.25 £39.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+5.76% +11.42%

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 29 September 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 29 September 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 30 (52.63%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (36.84%) Spring
3 20 (35.09%) JavaScript
3 20 (35.09%) JUnit
4 18 (31.58%) OO
5 17 (29.82%) Hibernate
5 17 (29.82%) Unit Testing
5 17 (29.82%) Jenkins
6 16 (28.07%) Java EE
7 15 (26.32%) JSON
7 15 (26.32%) Banking
7 15 (26.32%) JPA
7 15 (26.32%) Finance
7 15 (26.32%) DevOps
8 14 (24.56%) Oracle
8 14 (24.56%) SQL
8 14 (24.56%) Git (software)
8 14 (24.56%) Maven
9 13 (22.81%) Continuous Integration
9 13 (22.81%) SOAP
9 13 (22.81%) Scrum
10 12 (21.05%) TDD
10 12 (21.05%) Gradle
10 12 (21.05%) Event-Driven Architecture
11 11 (19.30%) Relational Database
11 11 (19.30%) BDD
11 11 (19.30%) RDBMS
12 10 (17.54%) SQL Server
12 10 (17.54%) Data Modelling
13 9 (15.79%) Web Services

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 (14.04%) WebLogic
2 7 (12.28%) JBoss
3 2 (3.51%) OpenStack
3 2 (3.51%) Tomcat
3 2 (3.51%) WebSphere
3 2 (3.51%) WebSphere Application Server
4 1 (1.75%) Apache Pig
4 1 (1.75%) Apache Solr
4 1 (1.75%) Apache Spark
Business Applications
1 4 (7.02%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.75%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (1.75%) Office 365
1 1 (1.75%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.75%) DNS
1 1 (1.75%) Firewall
1 1 (1.75%) Internet
1 1 (1.75%) SSH
1 1 (1.75%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (19.30%) RDBMS
1 11 (19.30%) Relational Database
2 10 (17.54%) SQL Server
3 5 (8.77%) Oracle Database
4 4 (7.02%) MySQL
4 4 (7.02%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (3.51%) MongoDB
6 1 (1.75%) Apache Cassandra
6 1 (1.75%) Apache Hive
6 1 (1.75%) Big Data
6 1 (1.75%) DataStax
6 1 (1.75%) Hadoop
6 1 (1.75%) HBase
6 1 (1.75%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 20 (35.09%) JUnit
2 17 (29.82%) Jenkins
3 14 (24.56%) Git (software)
3 14 (24.56%) Maven
4 12 (21.05%) Gradle
5 9 (15.79%) JProfiler
6 8 (14.04%) Eclipse
7 7 (12.28%) SonarQube
8 6 (10.53%) Cobertura
8 6 (10.53%) IntelliJ
8 6 (10.53%) JBehave
9 3 (5.26%) Cucumber
10 2 (3.51%) Flyway
10 2 (3.51%) Grunt
10 2 (3.51%) gulp
10 2 (3.51%) Talend Open Studio
10 2 (3.51%) TeamCity
11 1 (1.75%) Bitbucket
11 1 (1.75%) Mockito
11 1 (1.75%) Selenium
General
1 15 (26.32%) Banking
1 15 (26.32%) Finance
2 6 (10.53%) Retail
3 3 (5.26%) Retail Banking
4 2 (3.51%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 26 (45.61%) Developer
2 22 (38.60%) Java Developer
3 14 (24.56%) Architect
4 9 (15.79%) Digital Architect
5 6 (10.53%) Designer
5 6 (10.53%) DevOps Engineer
6 4 (7.02%) Analyst
6 4 (7.02%) Applications Support
6 4 (7.02%) Applications Support Analyst
6 4 (7.02%) Digital Solutions Architect
6 4 (7.02%) E-Commerce Analyst
6 4 (7.02%) E-Commerce Support
6 4 (7.02%) E-Commerce Support Analyst
6 4 (7.02%) Solutions Architect
6 4 (7.02%) Support Analyst
7 3 (5.26%) Agile Developer
7 3 (5.26%) Cybersecurity Architect
7 3 (5.26%) Development Manager
7 3 (5.26%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
7 3 (5.26%) Security Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (36.84%) Spring
2 17 (29.82%) Hibernate
3 16 (28.07%) Java EE
4 15 (26.32%) JPA
4 15 (26.32%) JSON
5 13 (22.81%) SOAP
6 9 (15.79%) Web Services
7 8 (14.04%) Ajax
7 8 (14.04%) AngularJS
7 8 (14.04%) Spring Boot
8 7 (12.28%) Backbone.js
8 7 (12.28%) J2EE
8 7 (12.28%) jQuery
8 7 (12.28%) REST
9 5 (8.77%) Velocity
9 5 (8.77%) XML
10 4 (7.02%) JDBC
10 4 (7.02%) RESTful
11 3 (5.26%) ActiveMQ
11 3 (5.26%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 4 (7.02%) iPad
2 2 (3.51%) Cyber Attack
3 1 (1.75%) Client/Server
3 1 (1.75%) Handset
3 1 (1.75%) Online Banking
3 1 (1.75%) Smartphone
3 1 (1.75%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 6 (10.53%) Linux
2 4 (7.02%) Android
3 2 (3.51%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 2 (3.51%) Ubuntu
4 1 (1.75%) Apple iOS
4 1 (1.75%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (52.63%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (31.58%) OO
3 17 (29.82%) Unit Testing
4 15 (26.32%) DevOps
5 13 (22.81%) Continuous Integration
5 13 (22.81%) Scrum
6 12 (21.05%) Event-Driven Architecture
6 12 (21.05%) TDD
7 11 (19.30%) BDD
8 10 (17.54%) Data Modelling
9 9 (15.79%) Continuous Delivery
10 8 (14.04%) Enterprise Architecture
10 8 (14.04%) RAD
10 8 (14.04%) Refactoring
10 8 (14.04%) TOGAF
10 8 (14.04%) Zachman Framework
11 7 (12.28%) Microservices
11 7 (12.28%) OOD
12 6 (10.53%) Data Protection
12 6 (10.53%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 20 (35.09%) JavaScript
2 14 (24.56%) SQL
3 3 (5.26%) Ruby
4 1 (1.75%) Bash Shell
4 1 (1.75%) Groovy
4 1 (1.75%) Objective-C
4 1 (1.75%) PL/SQL
4 1 (1.75%) Python
Qualifications
1 1 (1.75%) DV Cleared
1 1 (1.75%) SC Cleared
1 1 (1.75%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.75%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (10.53%) Docker
2 1 (1.75%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 6 (10.53%) BladeLogic
2 5 (8.77%) Opscode Chef
3 3 (5.26%) Ansible
3 3 (5.26%) Kubernetes
3 3 (5.26%) Puppet
4 2 (3.51%) Mesos
5 1 (1.75%) Hadoop YARN
5 1 (1.75%) Nagios
5 1 (1.75%) Packer
Vendors
1 14 (24.56%) Oracle
2 7 (12.28%) Perforce
3 6 (10.53%) hybris
4 4 (7.02%) Microsoft
5 3 (5.26%) Pega
6 2 (3.51%) Red Hat
6 2 (3.51%) Talend
6 2 (3.51%) WSO2
7 1 (1.75%) Cloudera
7 1 (1.75%) Endeca