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 28 September 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
28 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Java
Rank 12 17 2
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -15
Contract jobs citing Java 10 2 44
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northern Ireland 7.04% 3.33% 33.33%
As % of the Programming Languages category 16.95% 6.67% 55.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 2 23
Median daily rate £385 £475 £313
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-18.94% +52.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £374 £355 £203
10% offered a daily rate of more than £431 £595 £483
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £420 £375
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +12.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.00 £40.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-5.00% +14.28%
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
59 30 79
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northern Ireland 41.55% 50.00% 59.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 34 26 46
Median daily rate £385 £300 £306
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+28.33% -2.04%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £196 £175 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £413 £420 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 0 1
Median hourly rate £10.00 - £13.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.00 £39.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+5.12% +11.42%

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
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 28 September 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 8 £385 +18.46% 11
County Londonderry 0 1 £450 -28.00% 1
Java
UK

Java
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northern Ireland

For the 6 months to 28 September 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 11 (55.00%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (45.00%) SQL
3 7 (35.00%) TDD
4 6 (30.00%) Spring
4 6 (30.00%) J2EE
4 6 (30.00%) JavaScript
5 5 (25.00%) BDD
5 5 (25.00%) PL/SQL
5 5 (25.00%) JMS
5 5 (25.00%) Finance
6 4 (20.00%) OOD
6 4 (20.00%) RDBMS
6 4 (20.00%) Python
6 4 (20.00%) SOAP
6 4 (20.00%) Web Services
6 4 (20.00%) C#
6 4 (20.00%) Oracle
6 4 (20.00%) Scala
6 4 (20.00%) WebSphere
6 4 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
6 4 (20.00%) Relational Database
7 3 (15.00%) AngularJS
7 3 (15.00%) Integration Testing
7 3 (15.00%) Enterprise Software
7 3 (15.00%) JAX-WS
7 3 (15.00%) Multithreading
7 3 (15.00%) QA
7 3 (15.00%) Java EE
7 3 (15.00%) NoSQL
7 3 (15.00%) Data Protection

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 4 (20.00%) WebSphere
2 3 (15.00%) JBoss
2 3 (15.00%) Tomcat
3 1 (5.00%) Alfresco
3 1 (5.00%) Apache
3 1 (5.00%) Cloud Foundry
3 1 (5.00%) NetWeaver
3 1 (5.00%) Oracle Workflow
3 1 (5.00%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 1 (5.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (5.00%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (5.00%) Oracle EBS R12
1 1 (5.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.00%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (20.00%) RDBMS
1 4 (20.00%) Relational Database
2 3 (15.00%) NoSQL
2 3 (15.00%) SQL Server
3 1 (5.00%) Oracle BI EE
3 1 (5.00%) Oracle BI Publisher
3 1 (5.00%) Oracle Database
3 1 (5.00%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 1 (5.00%) JDeveloper
1 1 (5.00%) Oracle APEX
1 1 (5.00%) Oracle Forms
1 1 (5.00%) Selenium
1 1 (5.00%) SpecFlow
1 1 (5.00%) WebDriver
1 1 (5.00%) Zephyr
General
1 5 (25.00%) Finance
2 3 (15.00%) Banking
2 3 (15.00%) Front Office
3 1 (5.00%) Electronics
3 1 (5.00%) Manufacturing
3 1 (5.00%) Marketing
3 1 (5.00%) Pharmaceutical
3 1 (5.00%) Publishing
3 1 (5.00%) Retail
3 1 (5.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 17 (85.00%) Developer
1 17 (85.00%) Java Developer
2 6 (30.00%) Senior Developer
2 6 (30.00%) Senior Java Developer
3 4 (20.00%) Lead Developer
4 2 (10.00%) Java Scala Developer
4 2 (10.00%) Scala Developer
5 1 (5.00%) Analyst
5 1 (5.00%) Automation Test Analyst
5 1 (5.00%) Business Consultant
5 1 (5.00%) Consultant
5 1 (5.00%) E-Business Consultant
5 1 (5.00%) Oracle Consultant
5 1 (5.00%) Oracle Technical Consultant
5 1 (5.00%) Technical Consultant
5 1 (5.00%) Technical Developer
5 1 (5.00%) Technical Leader
5 1 (5.00%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (30.00%) J2EE
1 6 (30.00%) Spring
2 5 (25.00%) JMS
3 4 (20.00%) SOAP
3 4 (20.00%) Web Services
4 3 (15.00%) AngularJS
4 3 (15.00%) EJB
4 3 (15.00%) EJB 3.0
4 3 (15.00%) Java EE
4 3 (15.00%) Java EE 5
4 3 (15.00%) JAX-WS
4 3 (15.00%) JDBC
4 3 (15.00%) JSF
5 2 (10.00%) Hibernate
5 2 (10.00%) RESTful
6 1 (5.00%) Angular 2
6 1 (5.00%) CSS
6 1 (5.00%) jQuery
6 1 (5.00%) Node.js
6 1 (5.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (15.00%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (10.00%) Equity Derivative
2 2 (10.00%) Mathematics
3 1 (5.00%) Equities
3 1 (5.00%) Fixed Income
3 1 (5.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 1 (5.00%) Mobile App
3 1 (5.00%) Social Media
3 1 (5.00%) User Experience
3 1 (5.00%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.00%) Linux
1 1 (5.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (55.00%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (35.00%) TDD
3 5 (25.00%) BDD
4 4 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
4 4 (20.00%) OOD
5 3 (15.00%) Data Protection
5 3 (15.00%) Information Security
5 3 (15.00%) Integration Testing
5 3 (15.00%) Multithreading
5 3 (15.00%) Scrum
6 2 (10.00%) Business Intelligence
6 2 (10.00%) Kanban
6 2 (10.00%) Mentoring
7 1 (5.00%) Change Management
7 1 (5.00%) ERP
7 1 (5.00%) Programme Management
7 1 (5.00%) Risk Management
7 1 (5.00%) SOA
7 1 (5.00%) Validation
7 1 (5.00%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 9 (45.00%) SQL
2 6 (30.00%) JavaScript
3 5 (25.00%) PL/SQL
4 4 (20.00%) C#
4 4 (20.00%) Python
4 4 (20.00%) Scala
5 3 (15.00%) C++
6 1 (5.00%) Bash Shell
6 1 (5.00%) Perl
6 1 (5.00%) PowerShell
6 1 (5.00%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 2 (10.00%) Degree
2 1 (5.00%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (15.00%) QA
Vendors
1 4 (20.00%) Oracle
2 2 (10.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (10.00%) SAP
3 1 (5.00%) IBM
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