The table below looks at the statistics for Java skills in IT contracts advertised for the Northamptonshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Java over the 3 months to 29 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in 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 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Java
Rank 10 3 27
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +24
Contract jobs citing Java 35 84 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 9.36% 18.34% 4.49%
As % of the Programming Languages category 31.53% 50.91% 15.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 29 56 9
Average daily rate £375 £350 £383
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -8.49%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £308 £225 £243
10% offered a daily rate of more than £505 £543 £484
UK excluding London average daily rate £414 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.43% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Average hourly rate £23.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £40.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year
-6.25% -
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
111 165 101
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 29.68% 36.03% 28.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 82 105 62
Average daily rate £375 £350 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £268 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £550 £418
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £335
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +4.47%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 4 0
Average hourly rate £32.50 £19.00 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+71.05% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.00 £36.00 £36.50
% change year-on-year
+5.55% -1.36%

Java
Jobs Demand Trend in Northamptonshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Java across the Northamptonshire region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 April 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 29 April 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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Java within the Northamptonshire region over the 3 months to 29 April 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Northampton -2 28 £350 -17.40% 10
Java
East Midlands

Java
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Northamptonshire region citing Java also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Java.

1 32 (54.24%) Agile Software Development
2 26 (44.07%) JavaScript
2 26 (44.07%) Oracle
3 23 (38.98%) J2EE
4 21 (35.59%) Spring
5 19 (32.20%) jQuery
6 18 (30.51%) HTML
7 17 (28.81%) Web Services
7 17 (28.81%) Ajax
7 17 (28.81%) JSON
7 17 (28.81%) Hibernate
8 15 (25.42%) JUnit
9 14 (23.73%) SQL Server
9 14 (23.73%) Eclipse
9 14 (23.73%) Unit Testing
10 13 (22.03%) JBoss
10 13 (22.03%) CSS
10 13 (22.03%) Software Engineering
11 12 (20.34%) Scrum
11 12 (20.34%) JSP
11 12 (20.34%) SOAP
11 12 (20.34%) HTML5
12 11 (18.64%) Maven
13 10 (16.95%) SQL
13 10 (16.95%) E-Commerce
14 9 (15.25%) Degree
14 9 (15.25%) RESTful
15 8 (13.56%) Continuous Integration
15 8 (13.56%) CSS3
15 8 (13.56%) Jenkins

Java
Top Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Northamptonshire region citing Java also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Java. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 13 (22.03%) JBoss
2 5 (8.47%) WebLogic
3 2 (3.39%) OpenStack
3 2 (3.39%) Tomcat
4 1 (1.69%) Apache
4 1 (1.69%) Apache Solr
4 1 (1.69%) CMS
4 1 (1.69%) SharePoint
4 1 (1.69%) SharePoint 2010
4 1 (1.69%) SharePoint 2013
4 1 (1.69%) WebSphere
Applications
1 4 (6.78%) Adobe Illustrator
1 4 (6.78%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 4 (6.78%) Oracle BPM
2 1 (1.69%) BigMachines
2 1 (1.69%) Eloqua
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.69%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (1.69%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (1.69%) Google Cloud Platform
1 1 (1.69%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.39%) Network Security
2 1 (1.69%) Bluetooth
2 1 (1.69%) DNS
2 1 (1.69%) Firewall
2 1 (1.69%) Intranet
2 1 (1.69%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (23.73%) SQL Server
2 6 (10.17%) RDBMS
2 6 (10.17%) Relational Database
3 5 (8.47%) Oracle Database
3 5 (8.47%) PostgreSQL
4 4 (6.78%) DB2
5 2 (3.39%) MySQL
6 1 (1.69%) Big Data
6 1 (1.69%) MongoDB
6 1 (1.69%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 15 (25.42%) JUnit
2 14 (23.73%) Eclipse
3 11 (18.64%) Maven
4 8 (13.56%) Ant
4 8 (13.56%) Jenkins
5 7 (11.86%) Selenium
6 5 (8.47%) Cobertura
6 5 (8.47%) JBehave
7 4 (6.78%) Git (software)
7 4 (6.78%) Lombardi
8 2 (3.39%) Gradle
8 2 (3.39%) Subversion
8 2 (3.39%) TeamCity
9 1 (1.69%) Android Studio
9 1 (1.69%) Cucumber
9 1 (1.69%) Flyway
9 1 (1.69%) JProfiler
9 1 (1.69%) Talend Open Studio
9 1 (1.69%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 6 (10.17%) Finance
2 2 (3.39%) Retail
3 1 (1.69%) Back Office
3 1 (1.69%) Banking
3 1 (1.69%) Electronics
3 1 (1.69%) Investment Banking
3 1 (1.69%) Legal
Job Titles
1 40 (67.80%) Developer
2 30 (50.85%) Java Developer
3 8 (13.56%) Architect
3 8 (13.56%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 8 (13.56%) J2EE Developer
3 8 (13.56%) Java/J2EE Developer
3 8 (13.56%) UI Developer
4 7 (11.86%) Java Architect
5 6 (10.17%) DevOps Engineer
6 5 (8.47%) JavaScript Developer
6 5 (8.47%) Web Developer
6 5 (8.47%) Web UI Developer
7 4 (6.78%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
7 4 (6.78%) Software Engineer
8 3 (5.08%) Android Developer
8 3 (5.08%) Front End Java Developer (Client-Side Java Developer)
8 3 (5.08%) Senior Architect
8 3 (5.08%) Senior Java Architect
8 3 (5.08%) Senior Java Developer
8 3 (5.08%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (38.98%) J2EE
2 21 (35.59%) Spring
3 19 (32.20%) jQuery
4 18 (30.51%) HTML
5 17 (28.81%) Ajax
5 17 (28.81%) Hibernate
5 17 (28.81%) JSON
5 17 (28.81%) Web Services
6 13 (22.03%) CSS
7 12 (20.34%) HTML5
7 12 (20.34%) JSP
7 12 (20.34%) SOAP
8 9 (15.25%) RESTful
9 8 (13.56%) CSS3
10 7 (11.86%) JPA
10 7 (11.86%) JSF
10 7 (11.86%) RichFaces
10 7 (11.86%) XML
11 6 (10.17%) AngularJS
11 6 (10.17%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 7 (11.86%) Computer Science
2 5 (8.47%) User Experience
3 2 (3.39%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (3.39%) Augmented Reality
3 2 (3.39%) Digital Media
3 2 (3.39%) Mobile App
4 1 (1.69%) Algorithms
4 1 (1.69%) Data Structures
4 1 (1.69%) Embedded Systems
4 1 (1.69%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (1.69%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 5 (8.47%) Android
1 5 (8.47%) Linux
2 2 (3.39%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 2 (3.39%) Unix
3 1 (1.69%) Apple iOS
3 1 (1.69%) Ubuntu
3 1 (1.69%) Windows
3 1 (1.69%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (54.24%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (23.73%) Unit Testing
3 13 (22.03%) Software Engineering
4 12 (20.34%) Scrum
5 10 (16.95%) E-Commerce
6 8 (13.56%) Continuous Integration
6 8 (13.56%) DevOps
6 8 (13.56%) Front End Development
6 8 (13.56%) Validation
7 7 (11.86%) BDD
7 7 (11.86%) Continuous Delivery
8 6 (10.17%) SDLC
8 6 (10.17%) TDD
9 5 (8.47%) Web Development
10 4 (6.78%) Android Development
10 4 (6.78%) OO
10 4 (6.78%) Open Source
10 4 (6.78%) Responsive Web Design
10 4 (6.78%) SOA
11 3 (5.08%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 26 (44.07%) JavaScript
2 10 (16.95%) SQL
3 4 (6.78%) XPath
3 4 (6.78%) XQuery
4 3 (5.08%) PHP
4 3 (5.08%) Ruby
5 2 (3.39%) C#
5 2 (3.39%) C++
5 2 (3.39%) Haskell
5 2 (3.39%) PL/SQL
5 2 (3.39%) Python
5 2 (3.39%) Scala
6 1 (1.69%) AWK
6 1 (1.69%) Bash Shell
6 1 (1.69%) C
6 1 (1.69%) Clojure
6 1 (1.69%) F#
6 1 (1.69%) Groovy
6 1 (1.69%) Perl
6 1 (1.69%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 9 (15.25%) Degree
2 7 (11.86%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.69%) QA
System Software
1 4 (6.78%) Docker
Systems Management
1 5 (8.47%) BladeLogic
1 5 (8.47%) Opscode Chef
2 3 (5.08%) Ansible
2 3 (5.08%) Puppet
3 2 (3.39%) Kubernetes
3 2 (3.39%) Mesos
4 1 (1.69%) Packer
Vendors
1 26 (44.07%) Oracle
2 7 (11.86%) Sun
3 6 (10.17%) Microsoft
4 4 (6.78%) Adobe
4 4 (6.78%) IBM
5 2 (3.39%) Google
5 2 (3.39%) Red Hat
6 1 (1.69%) Endeca
6 1 (1.69%) hybris
6 1 (1.69%) Perforce
6 1 (1.69%) Siebel
6 1 (1.69%) Talend
6 1 (1.69%) WSO2
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