Period
to 16 February 2019

The median contractor rate for a Java Developer was £450 per day in advertised job vacancies in Basingstoke during the 6 months to 16 February 2019.

The first table below provides contractor rate benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to 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 Developer
Hampshire > Basingstoke
6 months to
16 Feb 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 48 50 41
Rank change year-on-year +2 -9 +12
Contract jobs requiring a Java Developer 19 6 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Basingstoke 3.45% 1.08% 0.50%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.71% 1.17% 0.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 5 0
Basingstoke median daily rate £450 £400 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +12.50% - -
Hampshire median daily rate £500 £400 £449
% change year-on-year +25.00% -10.86% +18.87%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 1 2
Basingstoke median hourly rate £48.40 £40.00 £33.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +21.00% +18.52% -
Hampshire median hourly rate £46.70 £42.50 £38.75
% change year-on-year +9.88% +9.68% -18.42%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Basingstoke. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

All Contract IT Job Vacancies
Basingstoke
Contract vacancies in Basingstoke with a recognized job title 512 515 371
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 93.09% 92.79% 92.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 249 242 197
Basingstoke median daily rate £438 £388 £340
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +12.90% +13.97% -5.56%
10th Percentile £260 £200 £163
90th Percentile £628 £544 £471
Hampshire median daily rate £425 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 23 44
Basingstoke median hourly rate £27.23 £17.50 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +55.57% -30.00% +66.67%
10th Percentile £11.85 £10.40 £13.39
90th Percentile £172.50 £37.50 £28.75
Hampshire median hourly rate £24.91 £19.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year +31.11% -15.56% +4.05%

Java Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Basingstoke

Job postings that featured Java Developer in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Basingstoke.

Job vacancy trend for Java Developer in Basingstoke

Java Developer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Basingstoke

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Java Developer in Basingstoke

Java Developer
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Basingstoke

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Java Developer in Basingstoke over the 6 months to 16 February 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Java Developer in Basingstoke

Java Developer
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Basingstoke

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Java Developer in Basingstoke

Java Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Basingstoke

For the 6 months to 16 February 2019, Java Developer contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Basingstoke region featuring Java Developer in the job title.

1 19 (100.00%) Java
2 15 (78.95%) Spring
3 14 (73.68%) Amazon AWS
3 14 (73.68%) REST
4 12 (63.16%) Spring Boot
5 11 (57.89%) Microservices
5 11 (57.89%) Amazon SQS
5 11 (57.89%) Java 8
5 11 (57.89%) HTTP
6 8 (42.11%) TDD
7 7 (36.84%) Amazon DynamoDB
7 7 (36.84%) Amazon RDS
7 7 (36.84%) Elasticsearch
8 6 (31.58%) Agile Software Development
9 4 (21.05%) Subversion
9 4 (21.05%) Finance
9 4 (21.05%) RESTful
9 4 (21.05%) Web Services
9 4 (21.05%) JUnit
9 4 (21.05%) OO
9 4 (21.05%) J2SE
9 4 (21.05%) Java RMI
9 4 (21.05%) OOD
9 4 (21.05%) Eclipse
9 4 (21.05%) Vert.x
10 3 (15.79%) J2EE
10 3 (15.79%) Oracle
10 3 (15.79%) XML
10 3 (15.79%) Linux
10 3 (15.79%) PostgreSQL

Java Developer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Basingstoke 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 7 (36.84%) Elasticsearch
Cloud Services
1 14 (73.68%) Amazon AWS
2 11 (57.89%) Amazon SQS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (57.89%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (36.84%) Amazon DynamoDB
1 7 (36.84%) Amazon RDS
2 3 (15.79%) PostgreSQL
3 2 (10.53%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 4 (21.05%) Eclipse
1 4 (21.05%) JUnit
1 4 (21.05%) Subversion
2 1 (5.26%) Vagrant
General
1 4 (21.05%) Finance
2 1 (5.26%) Electronics
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (78.95%) Spring
2 14 (73.68%) REST
3 12 (63.16%) Spring Boot
4 4 (21.05%) J2SE
4 4 (21.05%) Java RMI
4 4 (21.05%) RESTful
4 4 (21.05%) Vert.x
4 4 (21.05%) Web Services
5 3 (15.79%) Hibernate
5 3 (15.79%) J2EE
5 3 (15.79%) XML
6 1 (5.26%) CSS
6 1 (5.26%) CSS3
6 1 (5.26%) HTML
6 1 (5.26%) HTML5
6 1 (5.26%) Spring Cloud
Miscellaneous
1 2 (10.53%) Cloud Native
1 2 (10.53%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 3 (15.79%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (57.89%) Microservices
2 8 (42.11%) TDD
3 6 (31.58%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (21.05%) OO
4 4 (21.05%) OOD
5 2 (10.53%) BDD
5 2 (10.53%) DevOps
5 2 (10.53%) Software Engineering
6 1 (5.26%) Asset Management
6 1 (5.26%) CQRS
6 1 (5.26%) Problem-Solving
6 1 (5.26%) System Testing
6 1 (5.26%) Unit Testing
6 1 (5.26%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 19 (100.00%) Java
2 11 (57.89%) Java 8
System Software
1 2 (10.53%) Docker
Vendors
1 3 (15.79%) Oracle