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 23 January 2015 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.

Location
3 months to
23 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Java
Rank 10 23 19
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -4
Contract jobs citing Java 44 10 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 10.55% 3.44% 4.26%
As % of the Programming Languages category 34.92% 15.63% 19.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 5 4
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£440 £475 £488
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.36% -2.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £366 £425 £433
10% offered a daily rate of more than £561 £530 £560
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £363 £370
% change year-on-year
+10.34% -2.02%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £35.93 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+4.38% -0.20%
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
126 64 41
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 30.22% 21.99% 21.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 69 33 21
Average daily rate £375 £300 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £200 £243
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £540 £458
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 2 3
Average hourly rate £16.75 £35.00 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-52.14% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.50 £32.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+9.23% -7.14%

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 23 January 2015.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Java within the Northamptonshire region over the 3 months to 23 January 2015. 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
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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 +11 33 £425 -15.00% 14
Corby - - - - 2
Kettering - - - -
Java
East Midlands

Java
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire

For the 6 months to 23 January 2015, 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 35 (42.17%) Agile Software Development
2 25 (30.12%) Linux
3 20 (24.10%) E-Commerce
4 19 (22.89%) JavaScript
5 18 (21.69%) hybris
6 17 (20.48%) CSS
7 16 (19.28%) Spring
8 15 (18.07%) Scrum
8 15 (18.07%) Windows
8 15 (18.07%) Tomcat
8 15 (18.07%) Open Source
9 14 (16.87%) Banking
10 13 (15.66%) J2EE
10 13 (15.66%) CSS3
11 11 (13.25%) Finance
11 11 (13.25%) SOA
12 10 (12.05%) HTML
12 10 (12.05%) JBoss
12 10 (12.05%) jQuery
12 10 (12.05%) HTML5
13 9 (10.84%) REST
13 9 (10.84%) Selenium
13 9 (10.84%) Google
13 9 (10.84%) MVC
13 9 (10.84%) Apache
13 9 (10.84%) LAN
13 9 (10.84%) WAN
13 9 (10.84%) MySQL
13 9 (10.84%) Oracle
13 9 (10.84%) SAN

Java
Top Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire by Category

For the 6 months to 23 January 2015, 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 15 (18.07%) Tomcat
2 10 (12.05%) JBoss
3 9 (10.84%) Apache
4 5 (6.02%) CMS
5 4 (4.82%) Apache Solr
6 3 (3.61%) OpenStack
7 2 (2.41%) nginx
7 2 (2.41%) Node.js
8 1 (1.20%) WebSphere
8 1 (1.20%) WebLogic
Applications
1 7 (8.43%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 8 (9.64%) Force.com
2 7 (8.43%) Google Apps
3 1 (1.20%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (10.84%) LAN
1 9 (10.84%) WAN
1 9 (10.84%) SAN
2 7 (8.43%) HTTP
2 7 (8.43%) HTTPS
3 3 (3.61%) NFC
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (10.84%) MySQL
2 2 (2.41%) RDBMS
2 2 (2.41%) Relational Database
2 2 (2.41%) Oracle Database
2 2 (2.41%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 9 (10.84%) Selenium
2 8 (9.64%) Jenkins
3 7 (8.43%) WebDriver
3 7 (8.43%) Cucumber
4 6 (7.23%) Mockito
5 5 (6.02%) JIRA
5 5 (6.02%) JUnit
6 4 (4.82%) Eclipse
7 3 (3.61%) Git (software)
8 2 (2.41%) Maven
8 2 (2.41%) Subversion
8 2 (2.41%) Grunt
8 2 (2.41%) Bower
9 1 (1.20%) Team Foundation Server
9 1 (1.20%) Jasmine
General
1 14 (16.87%) Banking
2 11 (13.25%) Finance
3 1 (1.20%) Retail
3 1 (1.20%) Financial Institution
3 1 (1.20%) Legal
3 1 (1.20%) Manufacturing
3 1 (1.20%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 37 (44.58%) Developer
2 27 (32.53%) Architect
3 19 (22.89%) Java Developer
4 15 (18.07%) Solutions Architect
5 13 (15.66%) Java Architect
6 8 (9.64%) Salesforce.com Architect
7 7 (8.43%) UI Developer
7 7 (8.43%) UI Programmer
7 7 (8.43%) Senior Java Developer
7 7 (8.43%) Senior Developer
8 6 (7.23%) Applications Developer
8 6 (7.23%) E-Commerce Manager
8 6 (7.23%) Infrastructure Designer
8 6 (7.23%) Designer
8 6 (7.23%) Hybris Developer
9 5 (6.02%) Android Developer
9 5 (6.02%) ScrumMaster
9 5 (6.02%) Analyst
10 4 (4.82%) Technical Architect
10 4 (4.82%) Services Delivery Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (20.48%) CSS
2 16 (19.28%) Spring
3 13 (15.66%) J2EE
3 13 (15.66%) CSS3
4 10 (12.05%) HTML
4 10 (12.05%) jQuery
4 10 (12.05%) HTML5
5 9 (10.84%) REST
6 8 (9.64%) XML
6 8 (9.64%) Hibernate
6 8 (9.64%) JSON
6 8 (9.64%) RESTful
7 7 (8.43%) LESS
7 7 (8.43%) Backbone.js
7 7 (8.43%) Ajax
8 6 (7.23%) JMS
8 6 (7.23%) ActiveMQ
9 5 (6.02%) Sass
9 5 (6.02%) Web Services
10 4 (4.82%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 15 (18.07%) Open Source
2 8 (9.64%) EMV
2 8 (9.64%) User Experience
3 7 (8.43%) Enterprise Software
4 5 (6.02%) Mobile App
5 3 (3.61%) Data Integration
6 1 (1.20%) Augmented Reality
6 1 (1.20%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (1.20%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 25 (30.12%) Linux
2 15 (18.07%) Windows
3 7 (8.43%) Android
4 6 (7.23%) UNIX
5 2 (2.41%) Ubuntu
5 2 (2.41%) Windows Phone
5 2 (2.41%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (42.17%) Agile Software Development
2 20 (24.10%) E-Commerce
3 15 (18.07%) Scrum
4 11 (13.25%) SOA
5 9 (10.84%) MVC
6 8 (9.64%) OO
6 8 (9.64%) Continuous Integration
7 6 (7.23%) Waterfall
7 6 (7.23%) Android Development
8 5 (6.02%) Mentoring
8 5 (6.02%) Mobile Application Development
8 5 (6.02%) TDD
9 4 (4.82%) Service Delivery
9 4 (4.82%) ITIL
9 4 (4.82%) CRM
9 4 (4.82%) BDD
10 3 (3.61%) Web Application Development
10 3 (3.61%) Technical Architecture
10 3 (3.61%) Workflow
10 3 (3.61%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 19 (22.89%) JavaScript
2 7 (8.43%) C++
3 4 (4.82%) Apex Code
4 3 (3.61%) SQL
5 2 (2.41%) Objective-C
6 1 (1.20%) PowerShell
6 1 (1.20%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 2 (2.41%) ISEB
1 2 (2.41%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (9.64%) QA
2 1 (1.20%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (4.82%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 5 (6.02%) Ansible
2 1 (1.20%) SCVMM
2 1 (1.20%) BMC Performance Manager
2 1 (1.20%) BMC PATROL
2 1 (1.20%) Nagios
Vendors
1 18 (21.69%) hybris
2 9 (10.84%) Google
2 9 (10.84%) Oracle
3 8 (9.64%) Salesforce.com
4 7 (8.43%) Adobe
4 7 (8.43%) Cisco
5 4 (4.82%) HP
5 4 (4.82%) VMware
6 2 (2.41%) SAP
6 2 (2.41%) Red Hat
6 2 (2.41%) Zend
7 1 (1.20%) BMC
7 1 (1.20%) IBM
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