The table below looks at the statistics for Java skills in IT contracts advertised for the Winchester region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Java over the 3 months to 11 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
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Java
Rank 6 12 6
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -6
Contract jobs citing Java 24 8 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Winchester 15.09% 11.76% 6.12%
As % of the Programming Languages category 43.64% 29.63% 27.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 1 0
Average daily rate £375 £290 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+29.31% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £363
% change year-on-year
- +10.34%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 6 0
Average hourly rate £44.00 £35.00 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+25.71% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.88 £37.50 £38.75
% change year-on-year
+9.00% -3.22%
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 Winchester region.

Programming Languages Category
Winchester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
55 27 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Winchester 34.59% 39.71% 22.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 39 7 4
Average daily rate £330 £290 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.79% -22.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £225 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £375 £438
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 12 2
Average hourly rate £44.00 £35.00 £22.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+25.71% +53.84%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £36.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +5.88%

Java
Jobs Demand Trend in Winchester

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

Java Jobs Demand Trend in Winchester

Java
Daily Rate Trend in Winchester

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

Java Daily Rate Trend in Winchester

Java
Daily Rate Histogram in Winchester

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Java across the Winchester region over the 3 months to 11 February 2016.

Java Daily Rate Histogram in Winchester

Java
Hourly Rate Trend in Winchester

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

Java Hourly Rate Trend in Winchester

Java
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Winchester

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Winchester 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%) Spring
2 24 (52.17%) JUnit
2 24 (52.17%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 22 (47.83%) Continuous Integration
3 22 (47.83%) Selenium
3 22 (47.83%) Cucumber
3 22 (47.83%) PostgreSQL
4 20 (43.48%) Gradle
4 20 (43.48%) Subversion
5 19 (41.30%) Hibernate
5 19 (41.30%) JBoss
6 18 (39.13%) Scrum
6 18 (39.13%) ActiveMQ
6 18 (39.13%) Agile Software Development
6 18 (39.13%) JIRA
6 18 (39.13%) Unit Testing
6 18 (39.13%) Artifactory
6 18 (39.13%) Apache Camel
6 18 (39.13%) Change Control
7 16 (34.78%) Functional Testing
8 15 (32.61%) FindBugs
8 15 (32.61%) Checkstyle
9 14 (30.43%) Software Testing
9 14 (30.43%) Continuous Delivery
10 13 (28.26%) Oracle
11 11 (23.91%) Linux
11 11 (23.91%) XML
11 11 (23.91%) NHibernate
11 11 (23.91%) Waterfall
11 11 (23.91%) Entity Framework

Java
Top Related IT Skills in Winchester by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Winchester 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 19 (41.30%) JBoss
2 10 (21.74%) Node.js
3 4 (8.70%) Oracle HTTP Server
3 4 (8.70%) Tomcat
4 3 (6.52%) Apache
Business Applications
1 1 (2.17%) Oracle Applications
1 1 (2.17%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 4 (8.70%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (15.22%) LDAP
2 4 (8.70%) HTTP
3 1 (2.17%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (47.83%) PostgreSQL
2 3 (6.52%) OLTP
3 1 (2.17%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 24 (52.17%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 24 (52.17%) JUnit
2 22 (47.83%) Cucumber
2 22 (47.83%) Selenium
3 20 (43.48%) Gradle
3 20 (43.48%) Subversion
4 18 (39.13%) Artifactory
4 18 (39.13%) JIRA
5 15 (32.61%) Checkstyle
5 15 (32.61%) FindBugs
6 6 (13.04%) Grunt
6 6 (13.04%) Mockito
6 6 (13.04%) Protractor
6 6 (13.04%) SonarQube
7 5 (10.87%) Flyway
7 5 (10.87%) Karma Test Runner
General
1 10 (21.74%) Telecoms
2 9 (19.57%) Legal
3 4 (8.70%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 31 (67.39%) Developer
2 19 (41.30%) Java Developer
3 6 (13.04%) Analyst
3 6 (13.04%) Architect
4 5 (10.87%) Data Architect
4 5 (10.87%) Lead Developer
4 5 (10.87%) Lead Java Developer
4 5 (10.87%) Software Analyst
4 5 (10.87%) Software Developer
5 4 (8.70%) SOA Developer
6 3 (6.52%) Integration Specialist
7 2 (4.35%) Angular Developer
7 2 (4.35%) Information Architect
7 2 (4.35%) Integration Developer
8 1 (2.17%) Business Consultant
8 1 (2.17%) Data Model Consultant
8 1 (2.17%) PostgreSQL Consultant
8 1 (2.17%) QA Tester
8 1 (2.17%) Senior Developer
8 1 (2.17%) Web Applications Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (58.70%) Spring
2 19 (41.30%) Hibernate
3 18 (39.13%) ActiveMQ
3 18 (39.13%) Apache Camel
4 11 (23.91%) Entity Framework
4 11 (23.91%) NHibernate
4 11 (23.91%) XML
5 9 (19.57%) AngularJS
6 7 (15.22%) Java EE
6 7 (15.22%) Spring Boot
6 7 (15.22%) Spring MVC
6 7 (15.22%) Spring Security
7 6 (13.04%) Middleware
7 6 (13.04%) Servlets
8 5 (10.87%) Ehcache
8 5 (10.87%) JPA
9 2 (4.35%) Java SE
Miscellaneous
1 4 (8.70%) Smart Meter
2 1 (2.17%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (2.17%) Management Information System
2 1 (2.17%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 11 (23.91%) Linux
2 4 (8.70%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (47.83%) Continuous Integration
2 18 (39.13%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (39.13%) Change Control
2 18 (39.13%) Scrum
2 18 (39.13%) Unit Testing
3 16 (34.78%) Functional Testing
4 14 (30.43%) Continuous Delivery
4 14 (30.43%) Software Testing
5 11 (23.91%) Waterfall
6 9 (19.57%) Mentoring
7 8 (17.39%) MVC
7 8 (17.39%) UML
8 6 (13.04%) Migration
8 6 (13.04%) Open Source
8 6 (13.04%) Secure Coding
9 5 (10.87%) Business Intelligence
9 5 (10.87%) ERP
9 5 (10.87%) Software Engineering
10 4 (8.70%) SOA
11 3 (6.52%) Data Modelling
Programming Languages
1 10 (21.74%) C++
2 6 (13.04%) C
2 6 (13.04%) SQL
3 5 (10.87%) Perl
4 4 (8.70%) Bash Shell
4 4 (8.70%) C#
4 4 (8.70%) JavaScript
4 4 (8.70%) Korn
4 4 (8.70%) PHP
4 4 (8.70%) Python
4 4 (8.70%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 3 (6.52%) Security Cleared
2 2 (4.35%) Degree
2 2 (4.35%) OCA
2 2 (4.35%) OCAJ
2 2 (4.35%) OCP
2 2 (4.35%) Oracle Certification
3 1 (2.17%) DV Cleared
3 1 (2.17%) IIBA
3 1 (2.17%) ISTQB
3 1 (2.17%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (6.52%) Data Quality
2 1 (2.17%) QA
Vendors
1 13 (28.26%) Oracle
2 3 (6.52%) IBM
3 1 (2.17%) PTC
3 1 (2.17%) Remedy