The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Farnborough 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 28 March 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 / Farnborough
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 8 11 17
Rank change year-on-year +3 +6  
Contract jobs citing Java 9 7 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Farnborough 11.11% 8.97% 2.86%
As % of the Programming Languages category 42.86% 26.92% 9.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 3 0
Median daily rate £525 £380 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +38.15% -  
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +6.25% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 1
Median hourly rate - £38.00 £50.44
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -24.66%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.00 £38.75 £38.25
% change year-on-year +5.80% +1.30%  

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 Farnborough with a requirement for programming language skills.

Contract Programming Language Skills
Farnborough
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 21 26 32
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Farnborough 25.93% 33.33% 30.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 16 19
Median daily rate £525 £350 £313
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +50.00% +12.00%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £548 £480 £430
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +3.33% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 4 3
Median hourly rate £72.89 £38.00 £45.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +91.81% -15.55%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.50 £40.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year +3.75% +11.11%  

Java
Job Vacancy Trend in Farnborough

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Farnborough 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 Farnborough

Java
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Farnborough

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Java in Farnborough

Java
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Farnborough

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Java in Farnborough

Java
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Farnborough

For the 6 months to 28 March 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 Farnborough region with a requirement for Java.

1 19 (76.00%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (72.00%) TDD
3 15 (60.00%) Spring
4 11 (44.00%) RESTful
5 10 (40.00%) Hibernate
6 9 (36.00%) Unit Testing
7 8 (32.00%) Web Development
7 8 (32.00%) Linux
7 8 (32.00%) Continuous Integration
8 7 (28.00%) BDD
8 7 (28.00%) Microservices
8 7 (28.00%) Tomcat
8 7 (28.00%) HTML
8 7 (28.00%) Finance
9 6 (24.00%) Shell Script
9 6 (24.00%) Web Services
9 6 (24.00%) Unix
9 6 (24.00%) Jenkins
9 6 (24.00%) OWASP
10 5 (20.00%) System Testing
10 5 (20.00%) HBase
10 5 (20.00%) Spring Integration
10 5 (20.00%) Spring Boot
10 5 (20.00%) Python
10 5 (20.00%) JavaScript
10 5 (20.00%) J2EE
10 5 (20.00%) Ruby
10 5 (20.00%) Scrum
11 4 (16.00%) JSON
11 4 (16.00%) QA

Java
Co-occurring IT Skills in Farnborough 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 (28.00%) Tomcat
2 4 (16.00%) Apache Spark
3 3 (12.00%) Apache
3 3 (12.00%) OpenStack
4 2 (8.00%) Cloud Foundry
4 2 (8.00%) GemFire
Business Applications
1 1 (4.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 4 (16.00%) Amazon AWS
1 4 (16.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (12.00%) GitHub
2 3 (12.00%) PaaS
3 1 (4.00%) IaaS
3 1 (4.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (12.00%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (20.00%) HBase
2 3 (12.00%) Big Data
2 3 (12.00%) Hadoop
2 3 (12.00%) MySQL
2 3 (12.00%) Oracle Database
2 3 (12.00%) PostgreSQL
2 3 (12.00%) RDBMS
2 3 (12.00%) Relational Database
3 2 (8.00%) Apache Hive
3 2 (8.00%) OLTP
4 1 (4.00%) NoSQL
4 1 (4.00%) Parquet
Development Applications
1 6 (24.00%) Jenkins
2 4 (16.00%) Cucumber
2 4 (16.00%) Git (software)
3 3 (12.00%) Gradle
3 3 (12.00%) Mockito
4 2 (8.00%) JUnit
5 1 (4.00%) Eclipse
5 1 (4.00%) IntelliJ
5 1 (4.00%) Selenium
5 1 (4.00%) WebDriver
General
1 7 (28.00%) Finance
2 1 (4.00%) Electronics
2 1 (4.00%) Manufacturing
2 1 (4.00%) Marketing
2 1 (4.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 18 (72.00%) Developer
2 16 (64.00%) Java Developer
3 7 (28.00%) Agile Developer
3 7 (28.00%) Agile Java Developer
4 3 (12.00%) Big Data Developer
4 3 (12.00%) Software Engineer
5 2 (8.00%) Java Engineer
5 2 (8.00%) Java Software Engineer
5 2 (8.00%) Python Software Engineer
5 2 (8.00%) Ruby Engineer
5 2 (8.00%) Technical Leader
6 1 (4.00%) DevOps Engineer
6 1 (4.00%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 1 (4.00%) J2EE Applications Developer
6 1 (4.00%) Java Team Leader
6 1 (4.00%) Java/J2EE Developer
6 1 (4.00%) Senior Big Data Developer
6 1 (4.00%) Team Leader
6 1 (4.00%) Technical Developer
6 1 (4.00%) Technical Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (60.00%) Spring
2 11 (44.00%) RESTful
3 10 (40.00%) Hibernate
4 7 (28.00%) HTML
5 6 (24.00%) Web Services
6 5 (20.00%) J2EE
6 5 (20.00%) Spring Boot
6 5 (20.00%) Spring Integration
7 4 (16.00%) JSON
7 4 (16.00%) REST
8 3 (12.00%) Ajax
8 3 (12.00%) HTML5
8 3 (12.00%) Java SE
8 3 (12.00%) JMS
8 3 (12.00%) JPA
8 3 (12.00%) JSF
8 3 (12.00%) JSP
8 3 (12.00%) Kafka
8 3 (12.00%) PrimeFaces
8 3 (12.00%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 3 (12.00%) Enterprise Software
1 3 (12.00%) Linux Command Line
1 3 (12.00%) User Experience
2 2 (8.00%) Virtual Team
3 1 (4.00%) Data Centre
3 1 (4.00%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 8 (32.00%) Linux
2 6 (24.00%) Unix
3 2 (8.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (76.00%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (72.00%) TDD
3 9 (36.00%) Unit Testing
4 8 (32.00%) Continuous Integration
4 8 (32.00%) Web Development
5 7 (28.00%) BDD
5 7 (28.00%) Microservices
6 6 (24.00%) OWASP
7 5 (20.00%) Scrum
7 5 (20.00%) System Testing
8 4 (16.00%) SDLC
9 3 (12.00%) Benchmarking
9 3 (12.00%) Integration Testing
9 3 (12.00%) Software Engineering
10 2 (8.00%) Business Intelligence
10 2 (8.00%) Validation
11 1 (4.00%) Configuration Management
11 1 (4.00%) ETL
11 1 (4.00%) Migration
11 1 (4.00%) Programme Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (24.00%) Shell Script
2 5 (20.00%) JavaScript
2 5 (20.00%) Python
2 5 (20.00%) Ruby
3 2 (8.00%) Scala
3 2 (8.00%) SQL
4 1 (4.00%) C#
4 1 (4.00%) Perl
4 1 (4.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 2 (8.00%) Degree
2 1 (4.00%) SC Cleared
2 1 (4.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (16.00%) QA
System Software
1 3 (12.00%) HDFS
1 3 (12.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (8.00%) Apache ZooKeeper
Systems Management
1 1 (4.00%) Hadoop YARN
1 1 (4.00%) Puppet
Vendors
1 3 (12.00%) Jaspersoft
1 3 (12.00%) Oracle
1 3 (12.00%) VMware
2 2 (8.00%) Red Hat
3 1 (4.00%) SAP
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