The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Andover with a requirement for Java skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Java over the 3 months to 27 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Java
Hampshire / Andover
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 13 15 10
Rank change year-on-year +2 -5  
Contract jobs citing Java 2 11 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Andover 4.17% 20.00% 7.14%
As % of the Programming Languages category 9.52% 28.95% 13.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 5 1
Median daily rate £348 £350 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -0.71% +3.70%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £425 £400
% change year-on-year - +6.25%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £45.00 £36.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year +25.00% -10.00%  

Java is in the programming language skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Andover with a requirement for programming language skills.

Contract Programming Language Skills
Andover
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 21 38 15
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Andover 43.75% 69.09% 53.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 16 7
Median daily rate £425 £375 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +13.33% -6.25%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £370 £325 £335
10% offered a daily rate of more than £484 £445 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +6.66% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £37.50 £37.00
% change year-on-year +13.33% +1.35%  

Java
Job Vacancy Trend in Andover

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Andover citing Java as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Programming Languages category.

Job vacancy trend for Java in Andover

Java
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Andover

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Java in Andover.

Contractor daily rate trend for Java in Andover

For the 6 months to 27 June 2017, 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 Andover region with a requirement for Java.

1 6 (100.00%) Oracle
1 6 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 6 (100.00%) HP
1 6 (100.00%) VMware
1 6 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 6 (100.00%) DevOps
2 5 (83.33%) Windows Server 2012
2 5 (83.33%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (83.33%) Oracle Database
2 5 (83.33%) Red Hat
2 5 (83.33%) SQL Server
2 5 (83.33%) Windows
2 5 (83.33%) Linux
3 4 (66.67%) Oracle Reports
3 4 (66.67%) .NET
3 4 (66.67%) Eclipse
3 4 (66.67%) Ant
3 4 (66.67%) Web Services
3 4 (66.67%) SQL
3 4 (66.67%) Oracle Database 10g
3 4 (66.67%) Toad
3 4 (66.67%) ISEB Practitioner
3 4 (66.67%) SQL Server 2005
3 4 (66.67%) ISEB
3 4 (66.67%) HP UFT
3 4 (66.67%) LoadRunner
3 4 (66.67%) Regression Testing
3 4 (66.67%) Oracle APEX
3 4 (66.67%) Selenium
3 4 (66.67%) Oracle Database 11g

Java
Co-occurring IT Skills in Andover 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 2 (33.33%) Apache
1 2 (33.33%) GlassFish
1 2 (33.33%) Tomcat
2 1 (16.67%) ArcGIS
2 1 (16.67%) SharePoint
Business Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 5 (83.33%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 4 (66.67%) PuTTY
1 4 (66.67%) WinSCP
2 2 (33.33%) DNS
3 1 (16.67%) Cisco ASA
3 1 (16.67%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
3 1 (16.67%) Firewall
3 1 (16.67%) Internet
3 1 (16.67%) LAN
3 1 (16.67%) LDAP
3 1 (16.67%) SAN
3 1 (16.67%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (83.33%) Oracle Database
1 5 (83.33%) SQL Server
2 4 (66.67%) Oracle Database 10g
2 4 (66.67%) Oracle Database 11g
2 4 (66.67%) Oracle Reports
2 4 (66.67%) SQL Server 2005
2 4 (66.67%) SQL Server 2008
2 4 (66.67%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (16.67%) MySQL
3 1 (16.67%) RDBMS
3 1 (16.67%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 4 (66.67%) Ant
1 4 (66.67%) Eclipse
1 4 (66.67%) HP UFT
1 4 (66.67%) Jenkins
1 4 (66.67%) LoadRunner
1 4 (66.67%) Oracle APEX
1 4 (66.67%) Selenium
1 4 (66.67%) SoapUI
1 4 (66.67%) SpecFlow
1 4 (66.67%) Team Foundation Server
1 4 (66.67%) TeamCity
1 4 (66.67%) TestNG
1 4 (66.67%) Toad
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Automation Tester
1 3 (50.00%) Tester
2 1 (16.67%) Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Automation Test Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Consultant
2 1 (16.67%) Support Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Systems Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Systems Support
2 1 (16.67%) Systems Support Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Technical Consultant
2 1 (16.67%) Test Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Test Automation Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (66.67%) .NET
1 4 (66.67%) Web Services
2 1 (16.67%) JSF
2 1 (16.67%) LAMP
2 1 (16.67%) SAML
Operating Systems
1 5 (83.33%) Linux
1 5 (83.33%) Windows
1 5 (83.33%) Windows Server 2012
2 4 (66.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 4 (66.67%) Windows Server
3 1 (16.67%) CentOS
3 1 (16.67%) Unix
3 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 6 (100.00%) DevOps
2 4 (66.67%) API Testing
2 4 (66.67%) BDD
2 4 (66.67%) Continuous Integration
2 4 (66.67%) Defect Tracking
2 4 (66.67%) Exploratory Testing
2 4 (66.67%) Integration Testing
2 4 (66.67%) Performance Testing
2 4 (66.67%) Regression Testing
2 4 (66.67%) Scrum
2 4 (66.67%) System Integration Testing
2 4 (66.67%) Test Automation
2 4 (66.67%) Test Scripting
2 4 (66.67%) Test Strategy
3 2 (33.33%) ITIL
3 2 (33.33%) ITIL V3
3 2 (33.33%) Open Source
4 1 (16.67%) PRINCE2
4 1 (16.67%) Privileged Password Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (66.67%) F#
1 4 (66.67%) SQL
2 2 (33.33%) Perl
2 2 (33.33%) PHP
3 1 (16.67%) VB
3 1 (16.67%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 4 (66.67%) ISEB
1 4 (66.67%) ISEB Practitioner
1 4 (66.67%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 2 (33.33%) SC Cleared
2 2 (33.33%) Security Cleared
3 1 (16.67%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (16.67%) QA
System Software
1 4 (66.67%) Virtual Machines
1 4 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
1 4 (66.67%) vSphere
2 2 (33.33%) Active Directory
3 1 (16.67%) Shibboleth
3 1 (16.67%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 4 (66.67%) vRealize
Vendors
1 6 (100.00%) HP
1 6 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 6 (100.00%) Oracle
1 6 (100.00%) VMware
2 5 (83.33%) Red Hat
3 1 (16.67%) ArcSight
3 1 (16.67%) Cisco
3 1 (16.67%) Dell
3 1 (16.67%) ESRI
3 1 (16.67%) F5
3 1 (16.67%) Gemalto
3 1 (16.67%) Juniper
3 1 (16.67%) Rackspace
3 1 (16.67%) SolarWinds