The table below looks at the statistics for the Java Developer role in IT contracts advertised for the Southampton region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Java Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 28 November 2014 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
28 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java Developer
Rank 28 - 27
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs requiring a Java Developer 17 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Southampton 5.04% - 0.82%
As % of the Job Titles category 5.30% - 0.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 0 1
Average daily rate
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£358 - £355
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £349 £350
% change year-on-year
+14.69% -0.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £40.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £35.00 £39.00
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -10.25%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Southampton 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
Southampton
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
321 294 219
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Southampton 95.25% 96.39% 90.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 201 188 113
Average daily rate £350 £338 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.70% -3.43%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £215 £175 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £650 £455
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 27 38 32
Average hourly rate £13.73 £14.75 £14.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.94% +5.35%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £11.50 £9.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.00 £25.00 £30.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £16.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
- -11.11%

Java Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Java Developer in the job title across the Southampton region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Java Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

Java Developer
Daily Rate Trend in Southampton

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

Java Developer Daily Rate Trend in Southampton

Java Developer
Hourly Rate Trend in Southampton

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

Java Developer Hourly Rate Trend in Southampton

Java Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 28 November 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Southampton region that cited Java Developer in their job title 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 with Java Developer in their job title.

1 31 (100.00%) Java
2 27 (87.10%) Agile Software Development
3 22 (70.97%) Spring
4 18 (58.06%) TDD
5 17 (54.84%) MVC
5 17 (54.84%) JPA
6 16 (51.61%) Jenkins
6 16 (51.61%) JUnit
6 16 (51.61%) Web Services
6 16 (51.61%) Hibernate
7 15 (48.39%) Scrum
7 15 (48.39%) Maven
7 15 (48.39%) Spring MVC
8 14 (45.16%) Continuous Integration
8 14 (45.16%) JSON
8 14 (45.16%) JavaScript
8 14 (45.16%) Vagrant
8 14 (45.16%) Mockito
9 13 (41.94%) Selenium
10 12 (38.71%) Cucumber
10 12 (38.71%) Amazon EC2
11 11 (35.48%) RESTful
12 10 (32.26%) VirtualBox
12 10 (32.26%) Amazon S3
12 10 (32.26%) Amazon AWS
12 10 (32.26%) BDD
12 10 (32.26%) Puppet
13 9 (29.03%) Ajax
13 9 (29.03%) Linux
13 9 (29.03%) CSS

Java Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton by Category

For the 6 months to 28 November 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Southampton region that cited Java Developer in their job title 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 with Java Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 5 (16.13%) Tomcat
2 4 (12.90%) WebLogic
2 4 (12.90%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 2 (6.45%) JBoss
3 2 (6.45%) Apache
3 2 (6.45%) Node.js
Cloud Services
1 12 (38.71%) Amazon EC2
2 10 (32.26%) Amazon S3
2 10 (32.26%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (12.90%) Internet
2 2 (6.45%) Network Security
2 2 (6.45%) NGN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (12.90%) PostgreSQL
1 4 (12.90%) Oracle Database
2 3 (9.68%) MongoDB
2 3 (9.68%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 16 (51.61%) Jenkins
1 16 (51.61%) JUnit
2 15 (48.39%) Maven
3 14 (45.16%) Mockito
4 13 (41.94%) Selenium
5 12 (38.71%) Cucumber
6 5 (16.13%) Subversion
7 4 (12.90%) QUnit
7 4 (12.90%) RSpec
8 2 (6.45%) Ant
8 2 (6.45%) Grunt
9 1 (3.23%) Eclipse
General
1 1 (3.23%) Dutch Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (70.97%) Spring
2 17 (54.84%) JPA
3 16 (51.61%) Web Services
3 16 (51.61%) Hibernate
4 15 (48.39%) Spring MVC
5 14 (45.16%) JSON
6 11 (35.48%) RESTful
7 9 (29.03%) Ajax
7 9 (29.03%) CSS
8 6 (19.35%) XML
9 5 (16.13%) REST
9 5 (16.13%) HTML
10 4 (12.90%) Dojo
10 4 (12.90%) SOAP
10 4 (12.90%) PostGIS
11 3 (9.68%) jQuery
12 2 (6.45%) Java SE
12 2 (6.45%) Java EE
12 2 (6.45%) J2SE
12 2 (6.45%) JTS
Miscellaneous
1 4 (12.90%) Open Source
2 3 (9.68%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (6.45%) Linked Data
4 1 (3.23%) Web 2.0
Operating Systems
1 9 (29.03%) Linux
2 4 (12.90%) Oracle Linux
3 3 (9.68%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (87.10%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (58.06%) TDD
3 17 (54.84%) MVC
4 15 (48.39%) Scrum
5 14 (45.16%) Continuous Integration
6 10 (32.26%) BDD
7 8 (25.81%) Test Automation
8 7 (22.58%) SOA
8 7 (22.58%) Web Development
9 6 (19.35%) Kanban
10 4 (12.90%) BPEL
10 4 (12.90%) Configuration Management
11 2 (6.45%) Unit Testing
11 2 (6.45%) ICONIX
11 2 (6.45%) Software Engineering
11 2 (6.45%) UML
12 1 (3.23%) Workflow
12 1 (3.23%) Validation
12 1 (3.23%) OO
Programming Languages
1 31 (100.00%) Java
2 14 (45.16%) JavaScript
3 5 (16.13%) SQL
4 2 (6.45%) Python
5 1 (3.23%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 4 (12.90%) Security Cleared
2 3 (9.68%) SC Cleared
2 3 (9.68%) BC Cleared
System Software
1 10 (32.26%) VirtualBox
2 6 (19.35%) Docker
3 4 (12.90%) Oracle RAC
4 2 (6.45%) vCloud
4 2 (6.45%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 14 (45.16%) Vagrant
2 10 (32.26%) Puppet
Vendors
1 8 (25.81%) Oracle
2 2 (6.45%) VMware
2 2 (6.45%) EMC
3 1 (3.23%) Red Hat
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