The table below looks at the statistics for Java skills in IT contracts advertised for the Northern Ireland region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Java over the 3 months to 8 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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
8 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Java
Rank 3 7 2
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -5
Contract jobs citing Java 49 10 49
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northern Ireland 28.65% 14.49% 37.40%
As % of the Programming Languages category 44.14% 24.39% 55.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 39 9 26
Median daily rate £388 £425 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.82% +25.92%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £360 £324 £273
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £430 £413
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £425 £400
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £40.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Java
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in contract jobs advertised in the Northern Ireland region.

Programming Languages Category
Northern Ireland
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
111 41 88
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northern Ireland 64.91% 59.42% 67.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 65 28 41
Median daily rate £388 £325 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+19.23% +8.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £360 £302 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £425 £413
UK excluding London median daily rate £393 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 1 0
Median hourly rate £14.34 £15.25 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.96% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £38.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +10.00%

Java
Jobs Demand Trend in Northern Ireland

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Northern Ireland region citing Java as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Programming Languages category.

Java Jobs Demand Trend in Northern Ireland

Java
Daily Rate Trend in Northern Ireland

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

Java Daily Rate Trend in Northern Ireland

Java
Daily Rate Histogram in Northern Ireland

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Java across the Northern Ireland region over the 3 months to 8 December 2016.

Java Daily Rate Histogram in Northern Ireland

Java
Hourly Rate Trend in Northern Ireland

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

Java Hourly Rate Trend in Northern Ireland

Java
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 within the Northern Ireland region over the 3 months to 8 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 +4 47 £388 -8.82% 14
Java
UK

Java
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northern Ireland

For the 6 months to 8 December 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Java also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Northern Ireland region with a requirement for Java.

1 31 (59.62%) Agile Software Development
2 27 (51.92%) Finance
3 26 (50.00%) SQL
4 24 (46.15%) TDD
5 23 (44.23%) BDD
6 21 (40.38%) OOD
7 20 (38.46%) Linux
8 19 (36.54%) Banking
9 16 (30.77%) C#
9 16 (30.77%) C++
9 16 (30.77%) Multithreading
10 15 (28.85%) NoSQL
10 15 (28.85%) Python
11 13 (25.00%) Front Office
11 13 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
11 13 (25.00%) Degree
12 12 (23.08%) KDB
12 12 (23.08%) Integration Testing
12 12 (23.08%) Information Security
12 12 (23.08%) Perl
13 10 (19.23%) JavaScript
13 10 (19.23%) Equity Derivative
13 10 (19.23%) Mathematics
14 9 (17.31%) Relational Database
14 9 (17.31%) RDBMS
14 9 (17.31%) Unix
15 8 (15.38%) Equities
15 8 (15.38%) Analytical Skills
15 8 (15.38%) AngularJS
15 8 (15.38%) Spring

Java
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 6 (11.54%) Apache
2 2 (3.85%) Alfresco
2 2 (3.85%) Cloud Foundry
2 2 (3.85%) Confluence
3 1 (1.92%) WebSphere
Applications
1 1 (1.92%) EngageOne
Business Applications
1 1 (1.92%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.92%) NAS
1 1 (1.92%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (28.85%) NoSQL
2 12 (23.08%) KDB
3 9 (17.31%) RDBMS
3 9 (17.31%) Relational Database
4 7 (13.46%) Kdb+
5 2 (3.85%) SQL Server
6 1 (1.92%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 2 (3.85%) Bitbucket
1 2 (3.85%) Git (software)
1 2 (3.85%) JIRA
1 2 (3.85%) TeamCity
2 1 (1.92%) Ant
2 1 (1.92%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 1 (1.92%) CppUnit
2 1 (1.92%) Jenkins
2 1 (1.92%) Maven
2 1 (1.92%) Visual Studio
General
1 27 (51.92%) Finance
2 19 (36.54%) Banking
3 13 (25.00%) Front Office
4 1 (1.92%) Billing
4 1 (1.92%) Electronics
4 1 (1.92%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.92%) Marketing
4 1 (1.92%) Publishing
4 1 (1.92%) Retail
4 1 (1.92%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 49 (94.23%) Developer
2 34 (65.38%) Java Developer
3 18 (34.62%) Lead Developer
3 18 (34.62%) Senior Developer
4 17 (32.69%) Senior Java Developer
5 12 (23.08%) KDB Developer
6 6 (11.54%) Technical Developer
6 6 (11.54%) Technical Leader
7 2 (3.85%) Lead Java Developer
7 2 (3.85%) SQL Developer
8 1 (1.92%) C Developer
8 1 (1.92%) C/C++ Developer
8 1 (1.92%) C++ Developer
8 1 (1.92%) Infrastructure Support
8 1 (1.92%) Java Scala Developer
8 1 (1.92%) Scala Developer
8 1 (1.92%) Senior C Developer
8 1 (1.92%) Senior C++ Developer
8 1 (1.92%) Senior SQL Developer
8 1 (1.92%) Systems Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (15.38%) AngularJS
1 8 (15.38%) Spring
2 4 (7.69%) HTML
2 4 (7.69%) jQuery
2 4 (7.69%) Node.js
3 3 (5.77%) CSS
4 2 (3.85%) Angular 2
4 2 (3.85%) JSP
4 2 (3.85%) Servlets
4 2 (3.85%) Spring MVC
5 1 (1.92%) .NET Framework
5 1 (1.92%) Hibernate
5 1 (1.92%) J2SE
5 1 (1.92%) JDBC
5 1 (1.92%) RESTful
5 1 (1.92%) SOAP
5 1 (1.92%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 1 (1.92%) Web Services
5 1 (1.92%) XML
5 1 (1.92%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 10 (19.23%) Equity Derivative
1 10 (19.23%) Mathematics
2 8 (15.38%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (15.38%) Equities
3 5 (9.62%) Fixed Income
3 5 (9.62%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 2 (3.85%) Derivative
4 2 (3.85%) Virtual Team
5 1 (1.92%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (1.92%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 20 (38.46%) Linux
2 9 (17.31%) Unix
3 7 (13.46%) Solaris
4 1 (1.92%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (59.62%) Agile Software Development
2 24 (46.15%) TDD
3 23 (44.23%) BDD
4 21 (40.38%) OOD
5 16 (30.77%) Multithreading
6 13 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
7 12 (23.08%) Information Security
7 12 (23.08%) Integration Testing
8 7 (13.46%) Data Validation
8 7 (13.46%) Validation
9 4 (7.69%) Analytics
9 4 (7.69%) Mentoring
9 4 (7.69%) Migration
9 4 (7.69%) Scrum
10 2 (3.85%) Kanban
10 2 (3.85%) MVC
10 2 (3.85%) SOA
11 1 (1.92%) Electronic Trading
11 1 (1.92%) Software Engineering
11 1 (1.92%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 26 (50.00%) SQL
2 16 (30.77%) C#
2 16 (30.77%) C++
3 15 (28.85%) Python
4 12 (23.08%) Perl
5 10 (19.23%) JavaScript
6 2 (3.85%) PL/SQL
7 1 (1.92%) C
7 1 (1.92%) Shell Script
7 1 (1.92%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 13 (25.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.92%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (3.85%) Oracle
2 1 (1.92%) Guidewire
2 1 (1.92%) SAP
2 1 (1.92%) VMware
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