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 6 July 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
6 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Java
Rank 11 26 21
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -5
Contract jobs citing Java 39 13 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 11.37% 3.64% 5.19%
As % of the Programming Languages category 35.14% 15.48% 25.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 12 5
Average daily rate
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£450 £360 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% -20.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £265 £425
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £491 £510
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £36.40 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+9.89% -2.93%
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 84 56
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 32.36% 23.53% 20.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 65 55 25
Average daily rate £350 £325 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £216 £240 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £400 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 2
Average hourly rate - £23.75 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -32.14%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £35.00 £33.50
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +4.47%

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 6 July 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 6 July 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 +9 21 £475 +43.39% 5
Corby - 1 £325 -
Java
East Midlands

Java
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire

For the 6 months to 6 July 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 58 (43.61%) Agile Software Development
2 41 (30.83%) JavaScript
3 35 (26.32%) Oracle
4 32 (24.06%) E-Commerce
5 31 (23.31%) Scrum
6 27 (20.30%) SQL
7 26 (19.55%) Banking
8 24 (18.05%) Linux
9 23 (17.29%) Spring
9 23 (17.29%) Java EE
9 23 (17.29%) hybris
10 21 (15.79%) Tomcat
10 21 (15.79%) Oracle Database
11 20 (15.04%) Finance
11 20 (15.04%) PL/SQL
11 20 (15.04%) Web Services
11 20 (15.04%) TDD
12 19 (14.29%) Subversion
12 19 (14.29%) SOA
13 18 (13.53%) JBoss
13 18 (13.53%) UNIX
13 18 (13.53%) CSS
14 17 (12.78%) MVC
15 16 (12.03%) JSP
15 16 (12.03%) B2B
15 16 (12.03%) Endeca
15 16 (12.03%) Spring MVC
16 15 (11.28%) HTML
16 15 (11.28%) Red Hat
16 15 (11.28%) Performance Tuning

Java
Top Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire by Category

For the 6 months to 6 July 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 21 (15.79%) Tomcat
2 18 (13.53%) JBoss
3 13 (9.77%) Apache
4 10 (7.52%) Apache Solr
5 4 (3.01%) WebSphere
6 2 (1.50%) CMS
7 1 (0.75%) WebSphere Application Server
7 1 (0.75%) Node.js
7 1 (0.75%) Facebook Platform
7 1 (0.75%) Apache Pig
7 1 (0.75%) Apache Spark
7 1 (0.75%) SAS
Applications
1 5 (3.76%) Photoshop
2 2 (1.50%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (0.75%) BusinessWorks
Cloud Services
1 3 (2.26%) Google Analytics
2 1 (0.75%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.75%) SaaS
2 1 (0.75%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 4 (3.01%) SAN
2 2 (1.50%) Internet
3 1 (0.75%) Firewall
3 1 (0.75%) LAN
3 1 (0.75%) WAN
3 1 (0.75%) DNS
3 1 (0.75%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (15.79%) Oracle Database
2 12 (9.02%) Oracle Database 11g
3 11 (8.27%) Oracle Reports
4 5 (3.76%) MySQL
5 4 (3.01%) MongoDB
6 3 (2.26%) Big Data
6 3 (2.26%) SQL Server
7 2 (1.50%) RDBMS
7 2 (1.50%) Relational Database
8 1 (0.75%) Impala
8 1 (0.75%) Sqoop
8 1 (0.75%) Oracle Database 12c
8 1 (0.75%) Azure SQL Database
8 1 (0.75%) Oracle Database 10g
8 1 (0.75%) DB2 UDB
8 1 (0.75%) Hadoop
8 1 (0.75%) Apache Hive
8 1 (0.75%) DB2
8 1 (0.75%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 19 (14.29%) Subversion
2 14 (10.53%) Maven
2 14 (10.53%) JUnit
3 9 (6.77%) Git (software)
3 9 (6.77%) Grunt
3 9 (6.77%) Bower
4 8 (6.02%) Lombardi
5 7 (5.26%) Oracle APEX
5 7 (5.26%) Cucumber
6 6 (4.51%) Ant
7 4 (3.01%) WebDriver
7 4 (3.01%) Jenkins
7 4 (3.01%) Selenium
8 1 (0.75%) Team Foundation Server
8 1 (0.75%) VSS/SourceSafe
8 1 (0.75%) ClearCase
8 1 (0.75%) Gradle
General
1 26 (19.55%) Banking
2 20 (15.04%) Finance
3 13 (9.77%) Marketing
4 12 (9.02%) Retail
5 7 (5.26%) Billing
6 3 (2.26%) Front Office
7 2 (1.50%) Manufacturing
7 2 (1.50%) Investment Banking
8 1 (0.75%) Retail Banking
8 1 (0.75%) Publishing
8 1 (0.75%) Telecoms
8 1 (0.75%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 46 (34.59%) Developer
2 34 (25.56%) Architect
2 34 (25.56%) Java Developer
3 21 (15.79%) Solutions Architect
4 11 (8.27%) Analyst
4 11 (8.27%) Java Architect
5 10 (7.52%) UI Developer
5 10 (7.52%) UI Programmer
5 10 (7.52%) Programmer
6 8 (6.02%) Analyst Programmer
7 6 (4.51%) Senior Developer
7 6 (4.51%) Senior Java Developer
7 6 (4.51%) Technical Leader
8 5 (3.76%) Technical Architect
9 4 (3.01%) Project Manager
9 4 (3.01%) Design Engineer
9 4 (3.01%) Linux Engineer
9 4 (3.01%) ScrumMaster
10 3 (2.26%) Automation Engineer
10 3 (2.26%) Test Automation Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (17.29%) Spring
1 23 (17.29%) Java EE
2 20 (15.04%) Web Services
3 18 (13.53%) CSS
4 16 (12.03%) JSP
4 16 (12.03%) Spring MVC
5 15 (11.28%) HTML
6 14 (10.53%) Middleware
6 14 (10.53%) Hibernate
7 13 (9.77%) Ajax
7 13 (9.77%) JSON
8 12 (9.02%) LESS
9 11 (8.27%) Backbone.js
10 10 (7.52%) JPA
10 10 (7.52%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 9 (6.77%) Marionette.js
11 9 (6.77%) REST
12 8 (6.02%) HTML5
13 6 (4.51%) J2EE
14 4 (3.01%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 11 (8.27%) User Experience
2 10 (7.52%) Data Centre
3 9 (6.77%) Clustering
4 7 (5.26%) Analytical Skills
5 4 (3.01%) Mobile App
6 1 (0.75%) IVR
6 1 (0.75%) Statistics
6 1 (0.75%) Data Extraction
6 1 (0.75%) HP Storage
Operating Systems
1 24 (18.05%) Linux
2 18 (13.53%) UNIX
3 8 (6.02%) CentOS
4 7 (5.26%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 3 (2.26%) Windows
6 1 (0.75%) AIX
6 1 (0.75%) Solaris
6 1 (0.75%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 58 (43.61%) Agile Software Development
2 32 (24.06%) E-Commerce
3 31 (23.31%) Scrum
4 20 (15.04%) TDD
5 19 (14.29%) SOA
6 17 (12.78%) MVC
7 16 (12.03%) B2B
8 15 (11.28%) Performance Tuning
9 12 (9.02%) Coaching
9 12 (9.02%) SDLC
9 12 (9.02%) Performance Management
10 11 (8.27%) B2C
11 10 (7.52%) Waterfall
12 9 (6.77%) Analytics
12 9 (6.77%) Web Application Development
12 9 (6.77%) Mentoring
12 9 (6.77%) Web Analytics
13 7 (5.26%) Business Analysis
13 7 (5.26%) Workflow
13 7 (5.26%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 41 (30.83%) JavaScript
2 27 (20.30%) SQL
3 20 (15.04%) PL/SQL
4 7 (5.26%) AWK
5 2 (1.50%) C++
6 1 (0.75%) Korn
6 1 (0.75%) PowerShell
6 1 (0.75%) Bash Shell
6 1 (0.75%) VB
6 1 (0.75%) VBA
6 1 (0.75%) Objective-C
6 1 (0.75%) PHP
6 1 (0.75%) C
6 1 (0.75%) C#
Qualifications
1 1 (0.75%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (6.02%) QA
System Software
1 8 (6.02%) iptables
2 4 (3.01%) Hyper-V
2 4 (3.01%) Docker
3 1 (0.75%) HDFS
3 1 (0.75%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 8 (6.02%) HAProxy
2 4 (3.01%) SCOM
3 3 (2.26%) Ansible
3 3 (2.26%) Pacemaker
4 2 (1.50%) BMC Performance Manager
4 2 (1.50%) BMC PATROL
5 1 (0.75%) Nagios
5 1 (0.75%) SCVMM
5 1 (0.75%) Oozie
Vendors
1 35 (26.32%) Oracle
2 23 (17.29%) hybris
3 16 (12.03%) Endeca
4 15 (11.28%) Red Hat
5 9 (6.77%) Google
6 8 (6.02%) Informatica
7 7 (5.26%) SAP
7 7 (5.26%) IBM
8 5 (3.76%) Adobe
9 4 (3.01%) NetApp
10 2 (1.50%) Microsoft
10 2 (1.50%) BMC
11 1 (0.75%) Cisco
11 1 (0.75%) Sun
11 1 (0.75%) HP
11 1 (0.75%) TIBCO
11 1 (0.75%) ATG
11 1 (0.75%) VMware
11 1 (0.75%) Teradata
11 1 (0.75%) F5