The table below looks at the statistics for Java skills in IT contracts advertised for the Southampton region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Java over the 3 months to 29 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
29 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Java
Rank 23 29 13
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -16
Contract jobs citing Java 9 15 39
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Southampton 4.09% 4.44% 10.83%
As % of the Programming Languages category 15.52% 12.10% 26.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 14 27
Median daily rate £325 £346 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.13% +6.53%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £295 £325 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £513 £379 £450
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
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
58 124 150
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Southampton 26.36% 36.69% 41.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 46 87 99
Median daily rate £325 £360 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.72% +2.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £285 £256
10% offered a daily rate of more than £539 £425 £440
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 9 7
Median hourly rate £39.00 £45.00 £24.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-13.33% +85.56%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.25 £39.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+5.76% +11.42%

Java
Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Southampton region citing Java as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 29 September 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 29 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 Southampton region with a requirement for Java.

1 8 (44.44%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (33.33%) C#
3 5 (27.78%) JavaScript
3 5 (27.78%) Security Cleared
4 4 (22.22%) Mockito
4 4 (22.22%) .NET
4 4 (22.22%) SQL Server
4 4 (22.22%) MVC
4 4 (22.22%) JMeter
4 4 (22.22%) Selenium
4 4 (22.22%) SC Cleared
4 4 (22.22%) Android
5 3 (16.67%) Multithreading
5 3 (16.67%) Spring MVC
5 3 (16.67%) Spring
5 3 (16.67%) SQL
5 3 (16.67%) ASP.NET
5 3 (16.67%) CSS
5 3 (16.67%) C++
5 3 (16.67%) XML
5 3 (16.67%) Windows
5 3 (16.67%) N-Tier
5 3 (16.67%) Hamcrest
5 3 (16.67%) REST
5 3 (16.67%) CSS3
5 3 (16.67%) Cloud Foundry
6 2 (11.11%) DevOps
6 2 (11.11%) MongoDB
6 2 (11.11%) Apache Cassandra
6 2 (11.11%) Apple iOS

Java
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 3 (16.67%) Cloud Foundry
2 2 (11.11%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 2 (11.11%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (11.11%) PaaS
2 1 (5.56%) Bluemix
2 1 (5.56%) IBM Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.56%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (22.22%) SQL Server
2 2 (11.11%) Apache Cassandra
2 2 (11.11%) Hadoop
2 2 (11.11%) MongoDB
2 2 (11.11%) Relational Database
3 1 (5.56%) Big Data
3 1 (5.56%) BusinessObjects
3 1 (5.56%) MySQL
3 1 (5.56%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 4 (22.22%) JMeter
1 4 (22.22%) Mockito
1 4 (22.22%) Selenium
2 3 (16.67%) Hamcrest
3 1 (5.56%) Appium
3 1 (5.56%) Cucumber
3 1 (5.56%) Robotium
3 1 (5.56%) SoapUI
3 1 (5.56%) SpecFlow
3 1 (5.56%) Visual Studio
3 1 (5.56%) WebDriver
General
1 1 (5.56%) Aerospace
1 1 (5.56%) Local Government
1 1 (5.56%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 11 (61.11%) Developer
2 6 (33.33%) Java Developer
3 4 (22.22%) Senior Developer
3 4 (22.22%) Senior Java Developer
4 3 (16.67%) .NET Developer
4 3 (16.67%) ASP.NET Developer
5 2 (11.11%) Android Developer
5 2 (11.11%) Architect
5 2 (11.11%) Cloud Architect
6 1 (5.56%) Analyst
6 1 (5.56%) Applications Developer
6 1 (5.56%) Applications Specialist
6 1 (5.56%) Big Data Architect
6 1 (5.56%) Data Architect
6 1 (5.56%) Full Stack Developer
6 1 (5.56%) Hadoop Architect
6 1 (5.56%) Software Developer
6 1 (5.56%) Software Engineer
6 1 (5.56%) Solutions Architect
6 1 (5.56%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (22.22%) .NET
2 3 (16.67%) ASP.NET
2 3 (16.67%) CSS
2 3 (16.67%) CSS3
2 3 (16.67%) REST
2 3 (16.67%) Spring
2 3 (16.67%) Spring MVC
2 3 (16.67%) XML
3 2 (11.11%) J2EE
4 1 (5.56%) .NET Framework
4 1 (5.56%) AngularJS
4 1 (5.56%) Entity Framework
4 1 (5.56%) HTML
4 1 (5.56%) HTML5
4 1 (5.56%) JSON
4 1 (5.56%) RoboGuice
4 1 (5.56%) Struts
4 1 (5.56%) Web Services
4 1 (5.56%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 3 (16.67%) N-Tier
2 2 (11.11%) Blackberry
3 1 (5.56%) Data Structures
3 1 (5.56%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 4 (22.22%) Android
2 3 (16.67%) Windows
3 2 (11.11%) Apple iOS
3 2 (11.11%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (44.44%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (22.22%) MVC
3 3 (16.67%) Multithreading
4 2 (11.11%) Android Development
4 2 (11.11%) Continuous Delivery
4 2 (11.11%) DevOps
4 2 (11.11%) Scrum
4 2 (11.11%) SOA
4 2 (11.11%) Software Engineering
4 2 (11.11%) Web Development
5 1 (5.56%) Automation Testing
5 1 (5.56%) BDD
5 1 (5.56%) CRM
5 1 (5.56%) Dependency Injection
5 1 (5.56%) ERP
5 1 (5.56%) Microservices
5 1 (5.56%) Migration
5 1 (5.56%) Performance Testing
5 1 (5.56%) SDLC
5 1 (5.56%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 6 (33.33%) C#
2 5 (27.78%) JavaScript
3 3 (16.67%) C++
3 3 (16.67%) SQL
4 2 (11.11%) Objective-C
4 2 (11.11%) PHP
4 2 (11.11%) Python
4 2 (11.11%) Scala
5 1 (5.56%) Go
5 1 (5.56%) Perl
5 1 (5.56%) PowerShell
5 1 (5.56%) VB
Qualifications
1 5 (27.78%) Security Cleared
2 4 (22.22%) SC Cleared
Vendors
1 2 (11.11%) Apple
1 2 (11.11%) Cloudera
2 1 (5.56%) Microsoft
2 1 (5.56%) Oracle
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