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 22 May 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
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Java
Rank 3 28 17
Rank change year-on-year
+25 -11
Contract jobs citing Java 73 16 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 19.06% 4.72% 4.44%
As % of the Programming Languages category 50.69% 14.95% 26.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 50 10 3
Average daily rate
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£350 £295 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.64% -30.58%
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £39.25 £33.50
% change year-on-year
+1.91% +17.16%
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
144 107 41
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 37.60% 31.56% 16.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 90 63 20
Average daily rate £350 £325 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £135
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £400 £363
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £340 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 1 3
Average hourly rate £19.00 £23.75 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-20.00% -32.14%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £36.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
- +2.85%

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 22 May 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 22 May 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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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 +18 39 £450 +33.33% 10
Corby - 2 £313 -
Java
East Midlands

Java
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 49 (39.20%) Agile Software Development
2 38 (30.40%) JavaScript
3 33 (26.40%) Scrum
4 32 (25.60%) Oracle
5 27 (21.60%) E-Commerce
6 26 (20.80%) Banking
7 25 (20.00%) SQL
8 23 (18.40%) Web Services
9 22 (17.60%) Linux
10 20 (16.00%) Spring
11 19 (15.20%) TDD
11 19 (15.20%) PL/SQL
11 19 (15.20%) Tomcat
11 19 (15.20%) Oracle Database
12 18 (14.40%) hybris
12 18 (14.40%) Java EE
12 18 (14.40%) CSS
12 18 (14.40%) Finance
13 17 (13.60%) Subversion
14 16 (12.80%) UNIX
14 16 (12.80%) Endeca
15 15 (12.00%) HTML
15 15 (12.00%) JBoss
15 15 (12.00%) Red Hat
15 15 (12.00%) MVC
16 14 (11.20%) SOA
16 14 (11.20%) JSP
16 14 (11.20%) Spring MVC
16 14 (11.20%) Performance Tuning
17 13 (10.40%) JSON

Java
Top Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 19 (15.20%) Tomcat
2 15 (12.00%) JBoss
3 13 (10.40%) Apache
4 10 (8.00%) Apache Solr
5 2 (1.60%) CMS
5 2 (1.60%) WebSphere
6 1 (0.80%) Apache Spark
6 1 (0.80%) Apache Pig
6 1 (0.80%) Node.js
6 1 (0.80%) Facebook Platform
6 1 (0.80%) WebSphere Application Server
6 1 (0.80%) SAS
Applications
1 5 (4.00%) Photoshop
2 2 (1.60%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (2.40%) Google Analytics
2 1 (0.80%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.80%) SaaS
2 1 (0.80%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 4 (3.20%) SAN
2 2 (1.60%) Internet
3 1 (0.80%) SSL
3 1 (0.80%) LAN
3 1 (0.80%) WAN
3 1 (0.80%) DNS
3 1 (0.80%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (15.20%) Oracle Database
2 10 (8.00%) Oracle Reports
2 10 (8.00%) Oracle Database 11g
3 5 (4.00%) MySQL
4 4 (3.20%) RDBMS
4 4 (3.20%) MongoDB
4 4 (3.20%) Relational Database
5 3 (2.40%) Big Data
5 3 (2.40%) SQL Server
6 1 (0.80%) Hadoop
6 1 (0.80%) Sqoop
6 1 (0.80%) Impala
6 1 (0.80%) Apache Hive
6 1 (0.80%) Azure SQL Database
6 1 (0.80%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 17 (13.60%) Subversion
2 12 (9.60%) JUnit
2 12 (9.60%) Maven
3 9 (7.20%) Git (software)
3 9 (7.20%) Grunt
3 9 (7.20%) Bower
4 7 (5.60%) Oracle APEX
4 7 (5.60%) Cucumber
5 6 (4.80%) Ant
5 6 (4.80%) Lombardi
6 4 (3.20%) WebDriver
6 4 (3.20%) Jenkins
6 4 (3.20%) Selenium
7 2 (1.60%) Team Foundation Server
8 1 (0.80%) JIRA
8 1 (0.80%) Gradle
8 1 (0.80%) VSS/SourceSafe
8 1 (0.80%) ClearCase
General
1 26 (20.80%) Banking
2 18 (14.40%) Finance
3 13 (10.40%) Marketing
4 11 (8.80%) Retail
5 6 (4.80%) Billing
6 2 (1.60%) Investment Banking
7 1 (0.80%) Retail Banking
7 1 (0.80%) Financial Institution
7 1 (0.80%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 46 (36.80%) Developer
2 36 (28.80%) Java Developer
3 31 (24.80%) Architect
4 17 (13.60%) Solutions Architect
5 12 (9.60%) Java Architect
6 11 (8.80%) Analyst
7 10 (8.00%) Programmer
7 10 (8.00%) UI Programmer
7 10 (8.00%) UI Developer
8 9 (7.20%) Senior Developer
8 9 (7.20%) Senior Java Developer
9 8 (6.40%) Analyst Programmer
10 6 (4.80%) Technical Leader
11 5 (4.00%) ScrumMaster
11 5 (4.00%) Technical Architect
12 4 (3.20%) Design Engineer
12 4 (3.20%) Project Manager
12 4 (3.20%) Linux Engineer
13 3 (2.40%) Oracle Analyst
13 3 (2.40%) Senior Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (18.40%) Web Services
2 20 (16.00%) Spring
3 18 (14.40%) Java EE
3 18 (14.40%) CSS
4 15 (12.00%) HTML
5 14 (11.20%) JSP
5 14 (11.20%) Spring MVC
6 13 (10.40%) JSON
6 13 (10.40%) Ajax
6 13 (10.40%) Middleware
7 12 (9.60%) LESS
8 11 (8.80%) Backbone.js
8 11 (8.80%) Hibernate
9 10 (8.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 9 (7.20%) REST
10 9 (7.20%) Marionette.js
11 8 (6.40%) HTML5
11 8 (6.40%) JPA
12 6 (4.80%) J2EE
13 4 (3.20%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 11 (8.80%) User Experience
2 8 (6.40%) Clustering
3 7 (5.60%) Analytical Skills
4 6 (4.80%) Open Source
5 4 (3.20%) Mobile App
6 1 (0.80%) Statistics
6 1 (0.80%) Data Extraction
6 1 (0.80%) IVR
Operating Systems
1 22 (17.60%) Linux
2 16 (12.80%) UNIX
3 8 (6.40%) CentOS
4 7 (5.60%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (1.60%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 49 (39.20%) Agile Software Development
2 33 (26.40%) Scrum
3 27 (21.60%) E-Commerce
4 19 (15.20%) TDD
5 15 (12.00%) MVC
6 14 (11.20%) SOA
6 14 (11.20%) Performance Tuning
7 12 (9.60%) B2B
7 12 (9.60%) Performance Management
7 12 (9.60%) Coaching
8 9 (7.20%) Web Analytics
8 9 (7.20%) Web Application Development
8 9 (7.20%) Analytics
9 7 (5.60%) Business Analysis
9 7 (5.60%) Responsive Web Design
9 7 (5.60%) Waterfall
9 7 (5.60%) ITIL
9 7 (5.60%) B2C
9 7 (5.60%) Workflow
9 7 (5.60%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 38 (30.40%) JavaScript
2 25 (20.00%) SQL
3 19 (15.20%) PL/SQL
4 7 (5.60%) AWK
5 1 (0.80%) PowerShell
5 1 (0.80%) ABAP
5 1 (0.80%) VBA
5 1 (0.80%) PHP
5 1 (0.80%) C
5 1 (0.80%) C#
5 1 (0.80%) C++
5 1 (0.80%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 1 (0.80%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (6.40%) QA
System Software
1 8 (6.40%) iptables
2 4 (3.20%) Docker
2 4 (3.20%) Hyper-V
3 1 (0.80%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.80%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 8 (6.40%) HAProxy
2 4 (3.20%) SCOM
3 3 (2.40%) Pacemaker
3 3 (2.40%) Ansible
4 1 (0.80%) SCVMM
4 1 (0.80%) BMC Performance Manager
4 1 (0.80%) Oozie
4 1 (0.80%) BMC PATROL
4 1 (0.80%) Nagios
Vendors
1 32 (25.60%) Oracle
2 18 (14.40%) hybris
3 16 (12.80%) Endeca
4 15 (12.00%) Red Hat
5 9 (7.20%) Google
6 8 (6.40%) SAP
7 7 (5.60%) IBM
8 6 (4.80%) Informatica
9 5 (4.00%) Adobe
10 4 (3.20%) NetApp
11 2 (1.60%) Microsoft
12 1 (0.80%) Xamarin
12 1 (0.80%) F5
12 1 (0.80%) Facebook
12 1 (0.80%) Twitter
12 1 (0.80%) BMC
12 1 (0.80%) Cisco
12 1 (0.80%) Sun
12 1 (0.80%) HP
12 1 (0.80%) VMware
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