The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Southampton region that had Java Developer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 23 July 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
23 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Java Developer
Rank 33 33 37
Rank change year-on-year
0 +4
Contract jobs requiring a Java Developer 4 13 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Southampton 1.70% 3.82% 2.64%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.76% 3.94% 2.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 11 7
Median daily rate £475 £363 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+31.03% -9.37%
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £390 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.41% +11.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £32.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £40.00 £35.50
% change year-on-year
-12.50% +12.67%
Java Developer
Hampshire

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
227 330 326
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Southampton 96.60% 97.06% 95.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 171 230 237
Median daily rate £375 £350 £345
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +1.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £250 £193
10% offered a daily rate of more than £543 £488 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 36 9
Median hourly rate £15.00 £13.50 £22.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% -40.65%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £11.75 £12.35
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.42 £40.00 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.16 £16.20
% change year-on-year
+2.10% -0.24%

Java Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

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

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 Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 23 July 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 Southampton region featuring Java Developer in the job title.

1 13 (100.00%) Java
2 8 (61.54%) Spring
2 8 (61.54%) Mockito
3 6 (46.15%) Selenium
3 6 (46.15%) MVC
4 5 (38.46%) JMeter
4 5 (38.46%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (38.46%) N-Tier
4 5 (38.46%) Multithreading
4 5 (38.46%) Hamcrest
5 4 (30.77%) Spring MVC
5 4 (30.77%) Microservices
5 4 (30.77%) JUnit
5 4 (30.77%) Maven
5 4 (30.77%) Software Engineering
6 3 (23.08%) TDD
6 3 (23.08%) SQL
6 3 (23.08%) Spring Boot
6 3 (23.08%) Gradle
6 3 (23.08%) Jenkins
6 3 (23.08%) Oracle
6 3 (23.08%) Cucumber
6 3 (23.08%) RabbitMQ
6 3 (23.08%) JPA
6 3 (23.08%) Spring Integration
7 2 (15.38%) Web Development
7 2 (15.38%) Security Cleared
7 2 (15.38%) J2EE
7 2 (15.38%) JavaScript
7 2 (15.38%) XML

Java Developer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton 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 1 (7.69%) Cloud Foundry
1 1 (7.69%) CMS
Cloud Services
1 1 (7.69%) Bluemix
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.69%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 8 (61.54%) Mockito
2 6 (46.15%) Selenium
3 5 (38.46%) Hamcrest
3 5 (38.46%) JMeter
4 4 (30.77%) JUnit
4 4 (30.77%) Maven
5 3 (23.08%) Cucumber
5 3 (23.08%) Gradle
5 3 (23.08%) Jenkins
6 1 (7.69%) ClearCase
6 1 (7.69%) Git (software)
6 1 (7.69%) Xcode
General
1 1 (7.69%) Aerospace
1 1 (7.69%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (61.54%) Spring
2 4 (30.77%) Spring MVC
3 3 (23.08%) JPA
3 3 (23.08%) RabbitMQ
3 3 (23.08%) Spring Boot
3 3 (23.08%) Spring Integration
4 2 (15.38%) J2EE
4 2 (15.38%) XML
5 1 (7.69%) AngularJS
5 1 (7.69%) CSS
5 1 (7.69%) CSS3
5 1 (7.69%) HTML
5 1 (7.69%) HTML5
5 1 (7.69%) jQuery
5 1 (7.69%) JSON
5 1 (7.69%) Struts
5 1 (7.69%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 1 (7.69%) XSL
5 1 (7.69%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 5 (38.46%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 1 (7.69%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (46.15%) MVC
2 5 (38.46%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (38.46%) Multithreading
3 4 (30.77%) Microservices
3 4 (30.77%) Software Engineering
4 3 (23.08%) TDD
5 2 (15.38%) Web Development
6 1 (7.69%) Content Management
6 1 (7.69%) Digital Marketing
6 1 (7.69%) SEO
Programming Languages
1 13 (100.00%) Java
2 3 (23.08%) SQL
3 2 (15.38%) JavaScript
4 1 (7.69%) C++
4 1 (7.69%) Go
Qualifications
1 2 (15.38%) Security Cleared
2 1 (7.69%) SC Cleared
Systems Management
1 1 (7.69%) TeamSite
Vendors
1 3 (23.08%) Oracle
2 1 (7.69%) HP