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 29 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
29 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Java
Rank 12 14 23
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +9
Contract jobs citing Java 37 29 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 10.16% 7.69% 4.72%
As % of the Programming Languages category 35.24% 28.16% 21.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 30 19 16
Median daily rate £430 £525 £369
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-18.09% +42.37%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £315 £290 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £575 £496
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
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
105 103 79
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 28.85% 27.32% 21.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 80 64 58
Median daily rate £425 £350 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+21.42% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £222 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £532 £453
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £355 £350
% change year-on-year
+5.63% +1.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 0 1
Median hourly rate £54.50 - £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 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 29 July 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
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 29 July 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 +2 19 £381 -28.13% 9
Corby - 3 £625 - 1
Wellingborough - 1 £325 -
Java
East Midlands

Java
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire

For the 6 months to 29 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 Northamptonshire region with a requirement for Java.

1 39 (54.17%) Agile Software Development
2 34 (47.22%) Oracle
3 29 (40.28%) Spring
4 24 (33.33%) JUnit
5 23 (31.94%) JavaScript
5 23 (31.94%) Hibernate
6 22 (30.56%) J2EE
7 21 (29.17%) E-Commerce
7 21 (29.17%) JSON
8 20 (27.78%) Unit Testing
9 19 (26.39%) JBoss
10 18 (25.00%) Web Services
10 18 (25.00%) Jenkins
11 15 (20.83%) JPA
11 15 (20.83%) Linux
11 15 (20.83%) Eclipse
11 15 (20.83%) Java EE
12 14 (19.44%) Maven
12 14 (19.44%) Scrum
13 13 (18.06%) CSS
13 13 (18.06%) SQL Server
13 13 (18.06%) SQL
13 13 (18.06%) HTML
13 13 (18.06%) jQuery
14 12 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
15 11 (15.28%) Oracle Database
15 11 (15.28%) Relational Database
15 11 (15.28%) Continuous Delivery
15 11 (15.28%) Ant
15 11 (15.28%) Ajax

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 19 (26.39%) JBoss
2 10 (13.89%) WebLogic
3 7 (9.72%) Apache Solr
4 4 (5.56%) Tomcat
5 3 (4.17%) OpenStack
5 3 (4.17%) WebSphere
6 2 (2.78%) CMS
6 2 (2.78%) WebSphere Application Server
7 1 (1.39%) Apache
7 1 (1.39%) SharePoint
7 1 (1.39%) SharePoint 2010
7 1 (1.39%) SharePoint 2013
Business Applications
1 1 (1.39%) BigMachines
1 1 (1.39%) Eloqua
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.39%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (1.39%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (1.39%) Google Cloud Platform
1 1 (1.39%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.78%) Network Security
2 1 (1.39%) Bluetooth
2 1 (1.39%) DNS
2 1 (1.39%) Firewall
2 1 (1.39%) Intranet
2 1 (1.39%) SSH
2 1 (1.39%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (18.06%) SQL Server
2 11 (15.28%) Oracle Database
2 11 (15.28%) Relational Database
3 10 (13.89%) RDBMS
4 5 (6.94%) PostgreSQL
5 4 (5.56%) MySQL
6 2 (2.78%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 24 (33.33%) JUnit
2 18 (25.00%) Jenkins
3 15 (20.83%) Eclipse
4 14 (19.44%) Maven
5 11 (15.28%) Ant
6 10 (13.89%) Git (software)
7 9 (12.50%) Selenium
7 9 (12.50%) Subversion
8 8 (11.11%) Cobertura
8 8 (11.11%) JBehave
9 7 (9.72%) Gradle
10 4 (5.56%) Checkstyle
10 4 (5.56%) JProfiler
10 4 (5.56%) QUnit
11 3 (4.17%) Cucumber
12 2 (2.78%) Flyway
12 2 (2.78%) IntelliJ
12 2 (2.78%) SonarQube
12 2 (2.78%) Talend Open Studio
12 2 (2.78%) TeamCity
General
1 8 (11.11%) Retail
2 7 (9.72%) Banking
2 7 (9.72%) Finance
3 3 (4.17%) Front Office
4 2 (2.78%) Investment Banking
5 1 (1.39%) Back Office
5 1 (1.39%) Electronics
5 1 (1.39%) Legal
5 1 (1.39%) Marketing
5 1 (1.39%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 45 (62.50%) Developer
2 36 (50.00%) Java Developer
3 14 (19.44%) Architect
4 10 (13.89%) Java Architect
5 7 (9.72%) DevOps Engineer
6 5 (6.94%) Designer
6 5 (6.94%) J2EE Developer
6 5 (6.94%) Java/J2EE Developer
6 5 (6.94%) Senior Architect
6 5 (6.94%) Senior Developer
6 5 (6.94%) Senior Java Architect
6 5 (6.94%) Senior Java Developer
6 5 (6.94%) Software Engineer
6 5 (6.94%) UI Developer
7 4 (5.56%) JavaScript Developer
8 3 (4.17%) Agile Java Developer
8 3 (4.17%) Android Developer
8 3 (4.17%) AWS Engineer
8 3 (4.17%) Development Manager
8 3 (4.17%) Oracle Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (40.28%) Spring
2 23 (31.94%) Hibernate
3 22 (30.56%) J2EE
4 21 (29.17%) JSON
5 18 (25.00%) Web Services
6 15 (20.83%) Java EE
6 15 (20.83%) JPA
7 13 (18.06%) CSS
7 13 (18.06%) HTML
7 13 (18.06%) jQuery
8 11 (15.28%) Ajax
9 10 (13.89%) SOAP
10 9 (12.50%) JSP
11 8 (11.11%) RESTful
12 7 (9.72%) HTML5
13 6 (8.33%) CSS3
13 6 (8.33%) JDBC
13 6 (8.33%) REST
13 6 (8.33%) Struts
14 5 (6.94%) RichFaces
Miscellaneous
1 4 (5.56%) Computer Science
2 3 (4.17%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (2.78%) Augmented Reality
3 2 (2.78%) Digital Media
4 1 (1.39%) Algorithms
4 1 (1.39%) Client/Server
4 1 (1.39%) Data Structures
4 1 (1.39%) Embedded Systems
4 1 (1.39%) Handset
4 1 (1.39%) Mobile App
4 1 (1.39%) Smartphone
4 1 (1.39%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 15 (20.83%) Linux
2 6 (8.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 5 (6.94%) Android
3 5 (6.94%) Unix
4 2 (2.78%) Apple iOS
4 2 (2.78%) Ubuntu
5 1 (1.39%) Windows
5 1 (1.39%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (54.17%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (29.17%) E-Commerce
3 20 (27.78%) Unit Testing
4 14 (19.44%) Scrum
5 12 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
6 11 (15.28%) Continuous Delivery
7 10 (13.89%) BDD
8 9 (12.50%) Software Engineering
9 8 (11.11%) DevOps
9 8 (11.11%) Waterfall
10 7 (9.72%) Data Modelling
10 7 (9.72%) MVC
10 7 (9.72%) Web Development
11 6 (8.33%) OO
11 6 (8.33%) SDLC
11 6 (8.33%) SOA
12 5 (6.94%) Configuration Management
12 5 (6.94%) TDD
12 5 (6.94%) Validation
13 4 (5.56%) RAD
Programming Languages
1 23 (31.94%) JavaScript
2 13 (18.06%) SQL
3 10 (13.89%) PL/SQL
4 4 (5.56%) AWK
5 3 (4.17%) PHP
6 2 (2.78%) C#
6 2 (2.78%) C++
6 2 (2.78%) Ruby
7 1 (1.39%) Bash Shell
7 1 (1.39%) C
7 1 (1.39%) F#
7 1 (1.39%) Groovy
7 1 (1.39%) Haskell
7 1 (1.39%) Objective-C
7 1 (1.39%) Python
7 1 (1.39%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 9 (12.50%) Degree
2 7 (9.72%) Sun Certification
3 3 (4.17%) OCMJD
4 1 (1.39%) HND
System Software
1 6 (8.33%) Docker
Systems Management
1 8 (11.11%) BladeLogic
2 6 (8.33%) Opscode Chef
3 5 (6.94%) Puppet
4 4 (5.56%) Ansible
5 3 (4.17%) Kubernetes
5 3 (4.17%) Mesos
6 1 (1.39%) Nagios
6 1 (1.39%) Packer
Vendors
1 34 (47.22%) Oracle
2 11 (15.28%) Endeca
3 8 (11.11%) hybris
3 8 (11.11%) Microsoft
4 7 (9.72%) Sun
5 6 (8.33%) Red Hat
6 4 (5.56%) Perforce
7 2 (2.78%) Google
7 2 (2.78%) Talend
7 2 (2.78%) WSO2
8 1 (1.39%) Pega
8 1 (1.39%) Siebel
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