The table below looks at the statistics for Java skills 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 over the 3 months to 5 February 2016 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
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Java
Rank 13 3 20
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +17
Contract jobs citing Java 26 69 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Southampton 10.36% 19.38% 5.84%
As % of the Programming Languages category 36.62% 38.55% 13.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 33 12
Average daily rate £425 £380 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.84% +12.59%
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £365
% change year-on-year
- +9.58%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £42.50 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.50 £36.95 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+9.60% -1.46%
Java
Hampshire

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

Programming Languages Category
Southampton
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
71 179 123
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Southampton 28.29% 50.28% 44.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 41 101 75
Average daily rate £388 £360 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.63% +20.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £295 £300 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £477 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £355 £325
% change year-on-year
+5.63% +9.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 8 15
Average hourly rate £32.75 £22.81 £40.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+43.56% -42.96%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.00 £8.88 £13.30
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £34.00 £160.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £35.50 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+12.67% +4.41%

Java
Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Java across the Southampton region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

Java Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

Java
Daily Rate Trend in Southampton

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

Java Daily Rate Trend in Southampton

Java
Daily Rate Histogram in Southampton

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Java across the Southampton region over the 3 months to 5 February 2016.

Java Daily Rate Histogram in Southampton

Java
Hourly Rate Trend in Southampton

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

Java Hourly Rate Trend in Southampton

Java
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Southampton region citing Java also 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 that cited Java.

1 27 (58.70%) Agile Software Development
2 25 (54.35%) Scrum
3 21 (45.65%) Web Services
4 16 (34.78%) Continuous Integration
4 16 (34.78%) Oracle
5 13 (28.26%) SOA
5 13 (28.26%) BDD
6 11 (23.91%) Jenkins
6 11 (23.91%) Git (software)
7 10 (21.74%) Maven
7 10 (21.74%) JSON
7 10 (21.74%) Cucumber
8 9 (19.57%) Appium
8 9 (19.57%) Android Development
8 9 (19.57%) Mockito
8 9 (19.57%) Gradle
8 9 (19.57%) Ruby
8 9 (19.57%) TDD
8 9 (19.57%) Security Cleared
8 9 (19.57%) Android
9 8 (17.39%) SC Cleared
9 8 (17.39%) Automated Testing
9 8 (17.39%) Subversion
9 8 (17.39%) Linux
9 8 (17.39%) Oracle Database
10 7 (15.22%) Windows
10 7 (15.22%) Tomcat
10 7 (15.22%) Ant
10 7 (15.22%) MySQL
10 7 (15.22%) ActiveMQ

Java
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Southampton region citing Java also 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 that cited Java. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 7 (15.22%) Tomcat
2 6 (13.04%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 2 (4.35%) Confluence
4 1 (2.17%) Apache
4 1 (2.17%) Node.js
Business Applications
1 6 (13.04%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.35%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (2.17%) Amazon CloudWatch
2 1 (2.17%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (2.17%) Amazon S3
2 1 (2.17%) AWS CloudFormation
2 1 (2.17%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (2.17%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 3 (6.52%) Internet
2 1 (2.17%) DVB
2 1 (2.17%) Fibre Channel
2 1 (2.17%) SAN
2 1 (2.17%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (17.39%) Oracle Database
2 7 (15.22%) MySQL
3 6 (13.04%) PostgreSQL
3 6 (13.04%) Relational Database
4 2 (4.35%) GIS
4 2 (4.35%) Hazelcast
5 1 (2.17%) Amazon RDS
5 1 (2.17%) Oracle Database 11g
5 1 (2.17%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 11 (23.91%) Git (software)
1 11 (23.91%) Jenkins
2 10 (21.74%) Cucumber
2 10 (21.74%) Maven
3 9 (19.57%) Appium
3 9 (19.57%) Gradle
3 9 (19.57%) Mockito
4 8 (17.39%) Subversion
5 7 (15.22%) Ant
6 6 (13.04%) Artifactory
6 6 (13.04%) Robotium
6 6 (13.04%) Sonatype Nexus
7 5 (10.87%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 5 (10.87%) JUnit
7 5 (10.87%) Selenium
7 5 (10.87%) WebDriver
8 3 (6.52%) Android Studio
8 3 (6.52%) JIRA
8 3 (6.52%) Zephyr
9 2 (4.35%) TeamCity
General
1 6 (13.04%) Publishing
2 3 (6.52%) Electronics
2 3 (6.52%) Finance
3 2 (4.35%) Manufacturing
3 2 (4.35%) Telecoms
4 1 (2.17%) Retail
Job Titles
1 29 (63.04%) Developer
2 21 (45.65%) Java Developer
3 6 (13.04%) Android Developer
3 6 (13.04%) SC Cleared Java Developer
4 5 (10.87%) Analyst
4 5 (10.87%) Test Analyst
5 4 (8.70%) Software Engineer
6 3 (6.52%) Agile Developer
6 3 (6.52%) Agile Java Developer
6 3 (6.52%) Java Engineer
6 3 (6.52%) Java Software Engineer
7 2 (4.35%) QA Engineer
7 2 (4.35%) Quality Engineer
7 2 (4.35%) Web Analyst
7 2 (4.35%) Web Test Analyst
8 1 (2.17%) Applications Developer
8 1 (2.17%) Development Engineer
8 1 (2.17%) Oracle Specialist
8 1 (2.17%) Software Developer
8 1 (2.17%) Software Development Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (45.65%) Web Services
2 10 (21.74%) JSON
3 7 (15.22%) ActiveMQ
3 7 (15.22%) Apache CXF
4 6 (13.04%) Android SDK
4 6 (13.04%) EJB
4 6 (13.04%) J2EE
4 6 (13.04%) REST
4 6 (13.04%) RESTful
4 6 (13.04%) RoboGuice
4 6 (13.04%) SOAP
5 4 (8.70%) HTML
5 4 (8.70%) Spring
6 3 (6.52%) OpenCL
6 3 (6.52%) OpenGL
6 3 (6.52%) Spring MVC
6 3 (6.52%) XML
7 2 (4.35%) GeoJSON
7 2 (4.35%) Gherkin
7 2 (4.35%) JTS
Miscellaneous
1 5 (10.87%) Mobile App
2 3 (6.52%) Physics
3 1 (2.17%) Clustering
3 1 (2.17%) DTV
3 1 (2.17%) Embedded Systems
3 1 (2.17%) HACMP
3 1 (2.17%) STB
3 1 (2.17%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 9 (19.57%) Android
2 8 (17.39%) Linux
3 7 (15.22%) Windows
4 1 (2.17%) AIX
4 1 (2.17%) HPUX
4 1 (2.17%) NetWare
4 1 (2.17%) Solaris
4 1 (2.17%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (58.70%) Agile Software Development
2 25 (54.35%) Scrum
3 16 (34.78%) Continuous Integration
4 13 (28.26%) BDD
4 13 (28.26%) SOA
5 9 (19.57%) Android Development
5 9 (19.57%) TDD
6 8 (17.39%) Automated Testing
7 7 (15.22%) Kanban
8 6 (13.04%) Dependency Injection
8 6 (13.04%) Pair Programming
8 6 (13.04%) Process Management
8 6 (13.04%) UML
8 6 (13.04%) Unit Testing
8 6 (13.04%) User Stories
9 5 (10.87%) Continuous Delivery
9 5 (10.87%) Load Testing
9 5 (10.87%) Microservices
9 5 (10.87%) Non-Functional Testing
10 4 (8.70%) Performance Testing
Programming Languages
1 9 (19.57%) Ruby
2 3 (6.52%) C#
2 3 (6.52%) JavaScript
3 2 (4.35%) Perl
3 2 (4.35%) Shell Script
4 1 (2.17%) Bash Shell
4 1 (2.17%) C
4 1 (2.17%) C++
4 1 (2.17%) Korn
4 1 (2.17%) PHP
4 1 (2.17%) SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (19.57%) Security Cleared
2 8 (17.39%) SC Cleared
3 3 (6.52%) Degree
4 2 (4.35%) ISEB
5 1 (2.17%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.35%) QA
System Software
1 3 (6.52%) Docker
1 3 (6.52%) VirtualBox
2 1 (2.17%) GPFS
Systems Management
1 3 (6.52%) Oracle Identity Management
2 1 (2.17%) Oracle Identity Manager
2 1 (2.17%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 16 (34.78%) Oracle
2 2 (4.35%) VMware
3 1 (2.17%) Compaq
3 1 (2.17%) EMC
3 1 (2.17%) Hitachi
3 1 (2.17%) HP
3 1 (2.17%) IBM
3 1 (2.17%) ServiceNow
3 1 (2.17%) Veritas
3 1 (2.17%) Xamarin
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Rate: £400.00 - £450.00 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
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Rate: £0.00 per annum
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aap3
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