The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Northern Ireland region that had Java Developer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 10 December 2016 with a comparison to same period over 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
10 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Java Developer
Rank 8 15 7
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -8
Contract jobs requiring a Java Developer 31 3 25
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northern Ireland 17.51% 4.41% 19.23%
As % of the Job Titles category 17.92% 4.76% 21.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 2 20
Median daily rate £380 £350 £331
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.57% +5.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £360 £330 £295
10% offered a daily rate of more than £416 £370 £390
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £413 £400
% change year-on-year
+3.03% +3.12%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.63 £43.38 £40.00
% change year-on-year
-15.56% +8.43%
Java Developer
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Northern Ireland region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Northern Ireland
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
173 63 117
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northern Ireland 97.74% 92.65% 90.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 109 31 61
Median daily rate £375 £313 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.00% -3.84%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £295 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £413
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 4 5
Median hourly rate £14.34 £15.25 £10.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.96% +41.86%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.34 £13.68 £10.23
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £17.77 £17.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +6.25%

Java Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Northern Ireland

The demand trend of IT contracts across the Northern Ireland region that featured Java Developer in the job title.

Java Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Northern Ireland

Java Developer
Daily Rate Trend in Northern Ireland

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Java Developer across the Northern Ireland region.

Java Developer Daily Rate Trend in Northern Ireland

Java Developer
Hourly Rate Trend in Northern Ireland

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Java Developer across the Northern Ireland region.

Java Developer Hourly Rate Trend in Northern Ireland

Java Developer
Contract Job Locations in Northern Ireland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Java Developer within the Northern Ireland region over the 3 months to 10 December 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
County Antrim +8 29 £380 +8.57% 3
Java Developer
UK

Java Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northern Ireland

For the 6 months to 10 December 2016, Java Developer contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Northern Ireland region featuring Java Developer in the job title.

1 34 (100.00%) Java
2 29 (85.29%) Agile Software Development
3 23 (67.65%) TDD
4 22 (64.71%) SQL
4 22 (64.71%) BDD
5 20 (58.82%) OOD
6 15 (44.12%) Finance
7 14 (41.18%) C#
7 14 (41.18%) C++
7 14 (41.18%) Python
7 14 (41.18%) Multithreading
7 14 (41.18%) Banking
7 14 (41.18%) NoSQL
8 13 (38.24%) Continuous Integration
8 13 (38.24%) Front Office
9 12 (35.29%) Information Security
9 12 (35.29%) Degree
9 12 (35.29%) Integration Testing
10 10 (29.41%) Mathematics
10 10 (29.41%) Equity Derivative
11 7 (20.59%) Equities
11 7 (20.59%) Spring
11 7 (20.59%) Data Validation
11 7 (20.59%) RDBMS
11 7 (20.59%) Validation
11 7 (20.59%) Relational Database
12 6 (17.65%) AngularJS
12 6 (17.65%) Linux
12 6 (17.65%) JavaScript
13 5 (14.71%) Apache

Java Developer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Northern Ireland 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 5 (14.71%) Apache
2 2 (5.88%) Alfresco
2 2 (5.88%) Cloud Foundry
3 1 (2.94%) Confluence
Business Applications
1 1 (2.94%) SAP Oil and Gas
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (41.18%) NoSQL
2 7 (20.59%) RDBMS
2 7 (20.59%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (2.94%) Ant
1 1 (2.94%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 1 (2.94%) Bitbucket
1 1 (2.94%) Git (software)
1 1 (2.94%) Jenkins
1 1 (2.94%) JIRA
1 1 (2.94%) Maven
1 1 (2.94%) TeamCity
General
1 15 (44.12%) Finance
2 14 (41.18%) Banking
3 13 (38.24%) Front Office
4 1 (2.94%) Electronics
4 1 (2.94%) Manufacturing
4 1 (2.94%) Marketing
4 1 (2.94%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (20.59%) Spring
2 6 (17.65%) AngularJS
3 3 (8.82%) jQuery
3 3 (8.82%) Node.js
4 2 (5.88%) Angular 2
4 2 (5.88%) CSS
4 2 (5.88%) HTML
5 1 (2.94%) Hibernate
5 1 (2.94%) J2EE
5 1 (2.94%) J2SE
5 1 (2.94%) JSP
5 1 (2.94%) RESTful
5 1 (2.94%) Servlets
5 1 (2.94%) SOAP
5 1 (2.94%) Spring MVC
5 1 (2.94%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 1 (2.94%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 10 (29.41%) Equity Derivative
1 10 (29.41%) Mathematics
2 7 (20.59%) Equities
3 5 (14.71%) Fixed Income
3 5 (14.71%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 2 (5.88%) Virtual Team
5 1 (2.94%) Derivative
5 1 (2.94%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 6 (17.65%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (85.29%) Agile Software Development
2 23 (67.65%) TDD
3 22 (64.71%) BDD
4 20 (58.82%) OOD
5 14 (41.18%) Multithreading
6 13 (38.24%) Continuous Integration
7 12 (35.29%) Information Security
7 12 (35.29%) Integration Testing
8 7 (20.59%) Data Validation
8 7 (20.59%) Validation
9 3 (8.82%) Mentoring
9 3 (8.82%) Migration
9 3 (8.82%) Scrum
10 2 (5.88%) SOA
11 1 (2.94%) API Integration
11 1 (2.94%) Business Intelligence
11 1 (2.94%) Digital Marketing
11 1 (2.94%) MVC
11 1 (2.94%) Programme Management
11 1 (2.94%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 34 (100.00%) Java
2 22 (64.71%) SQL
3 14 (41.18%) C#
3 14 (41.18%) C++
3 14 (41.18%) Python
4 6 (17.65%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 12 (35.29%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (2.94%) SAP