The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Basingstoke 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 24 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 / Basingstoke
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 35 30 9
Rank change year-on-year -5 -21  
Contract jobs citing Java 9 8 24
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Basingstoke 2.36% 2.52% 11.16%
As % of the Programming Languages category 10.59% 14.04% 28.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 6 9
Median daily rate £342 £363 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.65% -9.37%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £420 £400
% change year-on-year +1.19% +5.00%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 2
Median hourly rate £40.00 - £42.00
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 Basingstoke with a requirement for programming language skills.

Contract Programming Language Skills
Basingstoke
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 85 57 84
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Basingstoke 22.31% 17.92% 39.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 36 36 49
Median daily rate £389 £338 £365
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +15.18% -7.53%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £205 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £446 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +6.66% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 4
Median hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £32.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +6.66% +15.38%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £37.50 £36.50
% change year-on-year +13.33% +2.73%  

Java
Job Vacancy Trend in Basingstoke

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Basingstoke 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 Basingstoke

Java
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Basingstoke

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Java in Basingstoke

Java
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Basingstoke

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Java in Basingstoke

For the 6 months to 24 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 Basingstoke region with a requirement for Java.

1 18 (66.67%) JavaScript
1 18 (66.67%) Web Services
1 18 (66.67%) Linux
2 15 (55.56%) Windows
2 15 (55.56%) SOAP
3 14 (51.85%) Git (software)
4 13 (48.15%) HTML
5 12 (44.44%) CSS
5 12 (44.44%) AngularJS
5 12 (44.44%) Front End Development
5 12 (44.44%) jQuery
6 11 (40.74%) Ajax
7 8 (29.63%) SOA
8 7 (25.93%) Agile Software Development
9 5 (18.52%) Subversion
9 5 (18.52%) Scrum
9 5 (18.52%) Unix
9 5 (18.52%) Angular 2
10 4 (14.81%) Software Engineering
10 4 (14.81%) Web Development
10 4 (14.81%) Apache Axis
10 4 (14.81%) Security Cleared
10 4 (14.81%) XSLT
10 4 (14.81%) OO
10 4 (14.81%) Swing
10 4 (14.81%) J2SE
10 4 (14.81%) JUnit
10 4 (14.81%) SQL
10 4 (14.81%) .NET
10 4 (14.81%) Hibernate

Java
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 3 (11.11%) Apache
1 3 (11.11%) JBoss
1 3 (11.11%) SharePoint
2 2 (7.41%) Oracle SOA Suite
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.70%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.70%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.70%) MySQL
1 1 (3.70%) Relational Database
1 1 (3.70%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 14 (51.85%) Git (software)
2 5 (18.52%) Subversion
3 4 (14.81%) Eclipse
3 4 (14.81%) JUnit
4 2 (7.41%) JIRA
4 2 (7.41%) Visual Studio
5 1 (3.70%) Jenkins
5 1 (3.70%) JIRA Agile
5 1 (3.70%) Redmine
5 1 (3.70%) Selenium
General
1 2 (7.41%) Electronics
2 1 (3.70%) Finance
2 1 (3.70%) Games
Job Titles
1 21 (77.78%) Developer
2 12 (44.44%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 4 (14.81%) Angular Developer
3 4 (14.81%) Java Developer
4 3 (11.11%) Software Developer
5 2 (7.41%) Applications Developer
5 2 (7.41%) Contracts Manager
5 2 (7.41%) Java Software Developer
5 2 (7.41%) JavaScript Developer
5 2 (7.41%) SOA Developer
5 2 (7.41%) Software Manager
6 1 (3.70%) .NET Applications Developer
6 1 (3.70%) Applications Support
6 1 (3.70%) Development Manager
6 1 (3.70%) Middleware Developer
6 1 (3.70%) RedPrairie Consultant
6 1 (3.70%) Senior Penetration Tester
6 1 (3.70%) Software Consultant
6 1 (3.70%) Software Test Manager
6 1 (3.70%) Test Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (66.67%) Web Services
2 15 (55.56%) SOAP
3 13 (48.15%) HTML
4 12 (44.44%) AngularJS
4 12 (44.44%) CSS
4 12 (44.44%) jQuery
5 11 (40.74%) Ajax
6 5 (18.52%) Angular 2
7 4 (14.81%) .NET
7 4 (14.81%) Apache Axis
7 4 (14.81%) Hibernate
7 4 (14.81%) J2SE
7 4 (14.81%) Java RMI
7 4 (14.81%) Middleware
7 4 (14.81%) Swing
7 4 (14.81%) XSLT
8 3 (11.11%) IBM Integration Bus
8 3 (11.11%) Lucene
8 3 (11.11%) XML
9 2 (7.41%) Node.js
Operating Systems
1 18 (66.67%) Linux
2 15 (55.56%) Windows
3 5 (18.52%) Unix
4 1 (3.70%) AIX
4 1 (3.70%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (44.44%) Front End Development
2 8 (29.63%) SOA
3 7 (25.93%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (18.52%) Scrum
5 4 (14.81%) OO
5 4 (14.81%) OOD
5 4 (14.81%) Software Engineering
5 4 (14.81%) Web Development
6 3 (11.11%) DevOps
6 3 (11.11%) Microservices
6 3 (11.11%) Open Source
6 3 (11.11%) TDD
6 3 (11.11%) UML
6 3 (11.11%) Unit Testing
7 2 (7.41%) Creative Problem-Solving
7 2 (7.41%) Line Management
7 2 (7.41%) Test Management
8 1 (3.70%) Continuous Integration
8 1 (3.70%) OWASP
8 1 (3.70%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 18 (66.67%) JavaScript
2 4 (14.81%) SQL
3 3 (11.11%) C++
4 2 (7.41%) C#
4 2 (7.41%) PHP
4 2 (7.41%) Ruby
4 2 (7.41%) VB
5 1 (3.70%) BeanShell
5 1 (3.70%) Python
Qualifications
1 4 (14.81%) Security Cleared
2 3 (11.11%) SC Cleared
3 2 (7.41%) Degree
4 1 (3.70%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.70%) PCI DSS
1 1 (3.70%) QA
System Software
1 3 (11.11%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (3.70%) Oracle Identity Management
Vendors
1 4 (14.81%) IBM
1 4 (14.81%) Software AG
1 4 (14.81%) webMethods
2 3 (11.11%) Microsoft
2 3 (11.11%) MuleSoft
2 3 (11.11%) Oracle
2 3 (11.11%) WSO2
3 2 (7.41%) Infoflex
4 1 (3.70%) Atlassian
4 1 (3.70%) CA
4 1 (3.70%) JDA
4 1 (3.70%) RedPrairie
Basingstoke
Spectrum IT
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: 9 days ago