The table below looks at the statistics for Java skills in IT contracts advertised for the Northamptonshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Java over the 3 months to 30 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
30 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Java
Rank 9 4 27
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +23
Contract jobs citing Java 39 66 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 10.43% 17.19% 4.75%
As % of the Programming Languages category 37.86% 48.18% 16.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 31 48 11
Median daily rate £420 £350 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.00% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £225 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £536 £463
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 £40.00
% change year-on-year
-10.00% -
Java
East Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in contract jobs advertised in the Northamptonshire region.

Programming Languages Category
Northamptonshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
103 137 106
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 27.54% 35.68% 29.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 76 86 61
Median daily rate £400 £350 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £343
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.18%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 3 1
Median hourly rate £35.00 £19.00 £23.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+84.21% -20.00%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £36.50 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+2.73% +1.38%

Java
Jobs Demand Trend in Northamptonshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Northamptonshire region citing Java as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Programming Languages category.

Java Jobs Demand Trend in Northamptonshire

Java
Daily Rate Trend in Northamptonshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Java across the Northamptonshire region.

Java Daily Rate Trend in Northamptonshire

Java
Daily Rate Histogram in Northamptonshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Java across the Northamptonshire region over the 3 months to 30 May 2016.

Java Daily Rate Histogram in Northamptonshire

Java
Hourly Rate Trend in Northamptonshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Java across the Northamptonshire region.

Java Hourly Rate Trend in Northamptonshire

Java
Hourly Rate Histogram in Northamptonshire

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Java across the Northamptonshire region over the 3 months to 30 May 2016.

Java Hourly Rate Histogram in Northamptonshire

Java
Contract Job Locations in Northamptonshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Java within the Northamptonshire region over the 3 months to 30 May 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Northampton 0 28 £375 -4.76% 6
Java
East Midlands

Java
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire

For the 6 months to 30 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 Northamptonshire region with a requirement for Java.

1 43 (64.18%) Agile Software Development
2 31 (46.27%) Oracle
3 28 (41.79%) JavaScript
4 27 (40.30%) Spring
5 24 (35.82%) JUnit
6 23 (34.33%) Hibernate
7 21 (31.34%) J2EE
7 21 (31.34%) JSON
8 20 (29.85%) JBoss
9 19 (28.36%) Eclipse
10 18 (26.87%) HTML
10 18 (26.87%) CSS
10 18 (26.87%) Unit Testing
11 17 (25.37%) Web Services
12 16 (23.88%) SQL Server
12 16 (23.88%) jQuery
13 15 (22.39%) Jenkins
13 15 (22.39%) Ajax
14 14 (20.90%) Maven
14 14 (20.90%) E-Commerce
15 13 (19.40%) JSP
15 13 (19.40%) Software Engineering
15 13 (19.40%) Scrum
15 13 (19.40%) JPA
16 12 (17.91%) Linux
16 12 (17.91%) Ant
17 11 (16.42%) Java EE
17 11 (16.42%) Degree
17 11 (16.42%) Selenium
17 11 (16.42%) Oracle Database

Java
Top Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire 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 20 (29.85%) JBoss
2 8 (11.94%) WebLogic
3 4 (5.97%) Tomcat
4 3 (4.48%) Apache Solr
4 3 (4.48%) OpenStack
5 1 (1.49%) Apache
5 1 (1.49%) CMS
5 1 (1.49%) SharePoint
5 1 (1.49%) SharePoint 2010
5 1 (1.49%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 4 (5.97%) Adobe Illustrator
1 4 (5.97%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (1.49%) BigMachines
1 1 (1.49%) Eloqua
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.49%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (1.49%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (1.49%) Google Cloud Platform
1 1 (1.49%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.99%) Network Security
2 1 (1.49%) Bluetooth
2 1 (1.49%) DNS
2 1 (1.49%) Firewall
2 1 (1.49%) Intranet
2 1 (1.49%) SSH
2 1 (1.49%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (23.88%) SQL Server
2 11 (16.42%) Oracle Database
3 9 (13.43%) Relational Database
4 8 (11.94%) RDBMS
5 5 (7.46%) PostgreSQL
6 4 (5.97%) MySQL
7 2 (2.99%) MongoDB
8 1 (1.49%) Big Data
8 1 (1.49%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 24 (35.82%) JUnit
2 19 (28.36%) Eclipse
3 15 (22.39%) Jenkins
4 14 (20.90%) Maven
5 12 (17.91%) Ant
6 11 (16.42%) Selenium
7 7 (10.45%) Cobertura
7 7 (10.45%) Git (software)
7 7 (10.45%) JBehave
8 6 (8.96%) Subversion
9 4 (5.97%) Checkstyle
9 4 (5.97%) Gradle
9 4 (5.97%) QUnit
10 2 (2.99%) Cucumber
10 2 (2.99%) Flyway
10 2 (2.99%) JProfiler
10 2 (2.99%) Talend Open Studio
10 2 (2.99%) TeamCity
11 1 (1.49%) Android Studio
General
1 5 (7.46%) Finance
2 4 (5.97%) Retail
3 3 (4.48%) Banking
4 2 (2.99%) Investment Banking
5 1 (1.49%) Back Office
5 1 (1.49%) Electronics
5 1 (1.49%) Front Office
5 1 (1.49%) Legal
Job Titles
1 43 (64.18%) Developer
2 35 (52.24%) Java Developer
3 9 (13.43%) Architect
3 9 (13.43%) UI Developer
4 7 (10.45%) DevOps Engineer
4 7 (10.45%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 7 (10.45%) J2EE Developer
4 7 (10.45%) Java Architect
4 7 (10.45%) Java/J2EE Developer
5 6 (8.96%) Web Developer
6 5 (7.46%) JavaScript Developer
6 5 (7.46%) Software Engineer
7 4 (5.97%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
7 4 (5.97%) Senior Developer
7 4 (5.97%) Senior Java Developer
7 4 (5.97%) Web UI Developer
8 3 (4.48%) Android Developer
8 3 (4.48%) AWS Engineer
8 3 (4.48%) Senior Architect
8 3 (4.48%) Senior Java Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (40.30%) Spring
2 23 (34.33%) Hibernate
3 21 (31.34%) J2EE
3 21 (31.34%) JSON
4 18 (26.87%) CSS
4 18 (26.87%) HTML
5 17 (25.37%) Web Services
6 16 (23.88%) jQuery
7 15 (22.39%) Ajax
8 13 (19.40%) JPA
8 13 (19.40%) JSP
9 11 (16.42%) Java EE
10 10 (14.93%) RESTful
11 9 (13.43%) Struts
12 8 (11.94%) CSS3
12 8 (11.94%) HTML5
12 8 (11.94%) SOAP
13 7 (10.45%) JSF
13 7 (10.45%) RichFaces
14 6 (8.96%) JMS
Miscellaneous
1 7 (10.45%) Computer Science
2 5 (7.46%) User Experience
3 2 (2.99%) Augmented Reality
3 2 (2.99%) Digital Media
3 2 (2.99%) Mobile App
4 1 (1.49%) Algorithms
4 1 (1.49%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.49%) Client/Server
4 1 (1.49%) Data Structures
4 1 (1.49%) Embedded Systems
4 1 (1.49%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (1.49%) Handset
4 1 (1.49%) Smartphone
4 1 (1.49%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 12 (17.91%) Linux
2 6 (8.96%) Android
3 3 (4.48%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (2.99%) Apple iOS
4 2 (2.99%) Ubuntu
4 2 (2.99%) Unix
5 1 (1.49%) Windows
5 1 (1.49%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 43 (64.18%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (26.87%) Unit Testing
3 14 (20.90%) E-Commerce
4 13 (19.40%) Scrum
4 13 (19.40%) Software Engineering
5 10 (14.93%) Continuous Delivery
5 10 (14.93%) Continuous Integration
6 9 (13.43%) DevOps
7 8 (11.94%) BDD
7 8 (11.94%) Validation
7 8 (11.94%) Waterfall
8 7 (10.45%) Front End Development
8 7 (10.45%) SOA
9 6 (8.96%) MVC
10 5 (7.46%) Data Modelling
10 5 (7.46%) OO
10 5 (7.46%) Open Source
10 5 (7.46%) SDLC
10 5 (7.46%) Web Development
11 4 (5.97%) Responsive Web Design
Programming Languages
1 28 (41.79%) JavaScript
2 8 (11.94%) SQL
3 7 (10.45%) PL/SQL
4 3 (4.48%) PHP
4 3 (4.48%) Ruby
5 2 (2.99%) C#
5 2 (2.99%) C++
5 2 (2.99%) Haskell
5 2 (2.99%) Python
6 1 (1.49%) AWK
6 1 (1.49%) Bash Shell
6 1 (1.49%) C
6 1 (1.49%) Clojure
6 1 (1.49%) F#
6 1 (1.49%) Groovy
6 1 (1.49%) Objective-C
6 1 (1.49%) Perl
6 1 (1.49%) Scala
6 1 (1.49%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 11 (16.42%) Degree
2 10 (14.93%) Sun Certification
3 3 (4.48%) OCMJD
4 1 (1.49%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.49%) QA
System Software
1 6 (8.96%) Docker
Systems Management
1 7 (10.45%) BladeLogic
2 6 (8.96%) Opscode Chef
3 5 (7.46%) Puppet
4 4 (5.97%) Ansible
5 3 (4.48%) Kubernetes
5 3 (4.48%) Mesos
6 1 (1.49%) Nagios
6 1 (1.49%) Packer
Vendors
1 31 (46.27%) Oracle
2 10 (14.93%) Sun
3 8 (11.94%) Microsoft
4 4 (5.97%) Adobe
4 4 (5.97%) Endeca
5 3 (4.48%) Red Hat
6 2 (2.99%) Google
6 2 (2.99%) hybris
6 2 (2.99%) Perforce
6 2 (2.99%) Talend
6 2 (2.99%) WSO2
7 1 (1.49%) Siebel
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