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 17 January 2017 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
17 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Java
East Midlands / Northamptonshire
Rank 10 14 11
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -3
Contract jobs citing Java 50 23 41
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 10.14% 7.85% 9.79%
As % of the Programming Languages category 29.76% 29.11% 32.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 34 18 21
Median daily rate £440 £413 £442
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.67%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £356 £300 £360
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £500 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £413 £400
% change year-on-year
+3.03% +3.12%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.25 £42.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year
-5.29% +13.33%

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
168 79 128
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 34.08% 26.96% 30.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 95 52 60
Median daily rate £375 £413 £355
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.09% +16.19%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £300 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £602 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 8
Median hourly rate £12.50 - £16.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.00 £39.00 £35.18
% change year-on-year
+5.12% +10.87%

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 17 January 2017.

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
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 17 January 2017. 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 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 -10 21 £425 +13.33%
Java
East Midlands

Java
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire

For the 6 months to 17 January 2017, 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 73 (62.39%) Agile Software Development
2 61 (52.14%) E-Commerce
3 52 (44.44%) JavaScript
4 39 (33.33%) JBoss
5 32 (27.35%) J2EE
5 32 (27.35%) Oracle
6 31 (26.50%) Java EE
7 29 (24.79%) AngularJS
8 28 (23.93%) JSF
9 27 (23.08%) Microservices
10 26 (22.22%) jQuery
10 26 (22.22%) CSS
11 25 (21.37%) Eclipse
12 24 (20.51%) JSON
13 23 (19.66%) Spring
13 23 (19.66%) OO
14 22 (18.80%) HTML
14 22 (18.80%) Banking
15 21 (17.95%) Ajax
16 20 (17.09%) Finance
16 20 (17.09%) JSP
16 20 (17.09%) Twitter Bootstrap
17 19 (16.24%) Scrum
18 18 (15.38%) Ant
18 18 (15.38%) DevOps
18 18 (15.38%) HTML5
19 17 (14.53%) TOGAF
19 17 (14.53%) Degree
19 17 (14.53%) Refactoring
20 16 (13.68%) Enterprise Architecture

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 39 (33.33%) JBoss
2 16 (13.68%) Tomcat
3 11 (9.40%) WebSphere
4 10 (8.55%) Apache
5 3 (2.56%) nginx
6 1 (0.85%) Apache Pig
6 1 (0.85%) Apache Spark
6 1 (0.85%) Oracle SOA Suite
Business Applications
1 4 (3.42%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 7 (5.98%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.85%) IaaS
2 1 (0.85%) Office 365
2 1 (0.85%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.71%) Firewall
2 1 (0.85%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (10.26%) NoSQL
2 11 (9.40%) Apache Cassandra
3 10 (8.55%) MongoDB
3 10 (8.55%) Redis
4 8 (6.84%) Oracle Database
4 8 (6.84%) SQL Server
5 6 (5.13%) Endeca
5 6 (5.13%) Relational Database
6 4 (3.42%) SQL Server 2008
7 3 (2.56%) RDBMS
8 1 (0.85%) Apache Hive
8 1 (0.85%) Big Data
8 1 (0.85%) Data Warehouse
8 1 (0.85%) DataStax
8 1 (0.85%) Hadoop
8 1 (0.85%) HBase
8 1 (0.85%) SAP HANA
Development Applications
1 25 (21.37%) Eclipse
2 18 (15.38%) Ant
3 13 (11.11%) Git (software)
4 12 (10.26%) Jenkins
5 10 (8.55%) JUnit
6 9 (7.69%) Maven
7 7 (5.98%) Cucumber
7 7 (5.98%) IntelliJ
7 7 (5.98%) Selenium
8 6 (5.13%) Subversion
9 5 (4.27%) Gradle
9 5 (4.27%) Grunt
9 5 (4.27%) JProfiler
9 5 (4.27%) SonarQube
10 3 (2.56%) JBehave
10 3 (2.56%) JIRA
10 3 (2.56%) TeamCity
11 2 (1.71%) gulp
11 2 (1.71%) Jasmine
12 1 (0.85%) Bitbucket
General
1 22 (18.80%) Banking
2 20 (17.09%) Finance
3 8 (6.84%) Retail
4 2 (1.71%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 49 (41.88%) Developer
2 42 (35.90%) Architect
3 32 (27.35%) Java Developer
4 19 (16.24%) Analyst
4 19 (16.24%) Digital Architect
5 15 (12.82%) Test Analyst
6 14 (11.97%) Java Architect
7 11 (9.40%) UI Developer
8 10 (8.55%) Solutions Architect
9 7 (5.98%) Digital Solutions Architect
9 7 (5.98%) Senior Analyst
9 7 (5.98%) Senior Technical Analyst
9 7 (5.98%) Senior Technical Test Analyst
9 7 (5.98%) Senior Test Analyst
9 7 (5.98%) Technical Analyst
9 7 (5.98%) Technical Test Analyst
10 6 (5.13%) Cloud Architect
10 6 (5.13%) E-Commerce Analyst
10 6 (5.13%) JavaScript Developer
11 5 (4.27%) Performance Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (27.35%) J2EE
2 31 (26.50%) Java EE
3 29 (24.79%) AngularJS
4 28 (23.93%) JSF
5 26 (22.22%) CSS
5 26 (22.22%) jQuery
6 24 (20.51%) JSON
7 23 (19.66%) Spring
8 22 (18.80%) HTML
9 21 (17.95%) Ajax
10 20 (17.09%) JSP
10 20 (17.09%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 18 (15.38%) HTML5
12 13 (11.11%) CSS3
13 10 (8.55%) Hibernate
13 10 (8.55%) JBoss Seam
13 10 (8.55%) Struts
14 9 (7.69%) Backbone.js
15 8 (6.84%) JPA
16 7 (5.98%) RichFaces
Miscellaneous
1 5 (4.27%) Cyber Attack
2 4 (3.42%) iPad
3 3 (2.56%) User Experience
4 2 (1.71%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (1.71%) Cyberthreat
5 1 (0.85%) Client/Server
5 1 (0.85%) Data Centre
5 1 (0.85%) Mobile App
5 1 (0.85%) Online Banking
Operating Systems
1 11 (9.40%) Linux
2 6 (5.13%) Unix
3 5 (4.27%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 4 (3.42%) Android
5 3 (2.56%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 73 (62.39%) Agile Software Development
2 61 (52.14%) E-Commerce
3 27 (23.08%) Microservices
4 23 (19.66%) OO
5 19 (16.24%) Scrum
6 18 (15.38%) DevOps
7 17 (14.53%) Refactoring
7 17 (14.53%) TOGAF
8 16 (13.68%) Enterprise Architecture
8 16 (13.68%) Zachman Framework
9 15 (12.82%) Event-Driven Architecture
9 15 (12.82%) OOD
10 12 (10.26%) Stakeholder Management
10 12 (10.26%) Web Application Development
10 12 (10.26%) Web Development
11 10 (8.55%) BDD
11 10 (8.55%) Data Protection
11 10 (8.55%) Mentoring
12 8 (6.84%) Data Modelling
12 8 (6.84%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 52 (44.44%) JavaScript
2 15 (12.82%) SQL
3 4 (3.42%) Python
4 3 (2.56%) C#
5 2 (1.71%) C
5 2 (1.71%) PHP
6 1 (0.85%) C++
6 1 (0.85%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 17 (14.53%) Degree
2 1 (0.85%) DV Cleared
2 1 (0.85%) SC Cleared
2 1 (0.85%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.85%) QA
1 1 (0.85%) SDET
1 1 (0.85%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (4.27%) Squid
2 2 (1.71%) VMware ESX
3 1 (0.85%) Docker
3 1 (0.85%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 5 (4.27%) Graphite
1 5 (4.27%) logstash
1 5 (4.27%) Tivoli
1 5 (4.27%) Tivoli Monitoring
2 4 (3.42%) Computer Emergency Response Teams
2 4 (3.42%) Ganglia
2 4 (3.42%) nmon
2 4 (3.42%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (0.85%) Hadoop YARN
3 1 (0.85%) Kubernetes
3 1 (0.85%) Puppet
Vendors
1 32 (27.35%) Oracle
2 10 (8.55%) hybris
3 6 (5.13%) Perforce
4 5 (4.27%) IBM
4 5 (4.27%) Red Hat
5 4 (3.42%) AppDynamics
6 2 (1.71%) Dynatrace
6 2 (1.71%) Pega
6 2 (1.71%) Veritas
6 2 (1.71%) VMware
7 1 (0.85%) Cloudera
7 1 (0.85%) SAP