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 22 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 / Farnborough
3 months to
22 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 7 8 15
Rank change year-on-year +1 +7  
Contract jobs citing Java 6 8 5
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Farnborough 12.00% 12.31% 5.32%
As % of the Programming Languages category 42.86% 42.11% 18.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 7 3
Median daily rate £388 £425 £305
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -8.82% +39.34%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £420 £400
% change year-on-year +1.19% +5.00%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Median hourly rate - - £39.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £45.00 £35.75 £40.00
% change year-on-year +25.87% -10.62%  

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 14 19 27
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Farnborough 28.00% 29.23% 28.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 9 19
Median daily rate £388 £400 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.12% +23.07%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +6.66% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 4
Median hourly rate £17.00 £59.31 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -71.33% +48.27%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £37.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year +14.86% +2.77%  

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 contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Java in Farnborough.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Java in Farnborough

For the 6 months to 22 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 Farnborough region with a requirement for Java.

1 14 (87.50%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (81.25%) TDD
2 13 (81.25%) Spring
3 10 (62.50%) System Testing
4 9 (56.25%) RESTful
5 8 (50.00%) Unit Testing
5 8 (50.00%) Hibernate
5 8 (50.00%) J2EE
6 7 (43.75%) Unix
6 7 (43.75%) Linux
6 7 (43.75%) Shell Script
6 7 (43.75%) Jenkins
7 6 (37.50%) Microservices
7 6 (37.50%) Degree
7 6 (37.50%) Web Development
7 6 (37.50%) REST
8 5 (31.25%) Git (software)
8 5 (31.25%) Hadoop
8 5 (31.25%) Middleware
8 5 (31.25%) Benchmarking
8 5 (31.25%) Oracle
8 5 (31.25%) Apache
8 5 (31.25%) Virtual Team
8 5 (31.25%) Linux Command Line
8 5 (31.25%) HDFS
8 5 (31.25%) HBase
8 5 (31.25%) Kafka
8 5 (31.25%) GitHub
8 5 (31.25%) Gradle
9 4 (25.00%) Hadoop YARN

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 5 (31.25%) Apache
2 3 (18.75%) Tomcat
3 1 (6.25%) Apache Spark
3 1 (6.25%) Cloud Foundry
3 1 (6.25%) GemFire
Cloud Services
1 5 (31.25%) GitHub
2 1 (6.25%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (12.50%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (31.25%) Hadoop
1 5 (31.25%) HBase
2 4 (25.00%) Parquet
3 3 (18.75%) Big Data
4 2 (12.50%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (12.50%) Oracle Database
4 2 (12.50%) RDBMS
4 2 (12.50%) Relational Database
5 1 (6.25%) Apache Hive
5 1 (6.25%) OLTP
Development Applications
1 7 (43.75%) Jenkins
2 5 (31.25%) Git (software)
2 5 (31.25%) Gradle
3 2 (12.50%) Cucumber
3 2 (12.50%) Mockito
4 1 (6.25%) IntelliJ
4 1 (6.25%) JUnit
General
1 4 (25.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 14 (87.50%) Developer
1 14 (87.50%) Java Developer
2 6 (37.50%) Agile Developer
2 6 (37.50%) Agile Java Developer
3 3 (18.75%) Applications Developer
3 3 (18.75%) Java Applications Developer
4 2 (12.50%) Analyst
4 2 (12.50%) Big Data Developer
4 2 (12.50%) Hadoop Developer
4 2 (12.50%) J2EE Applications Developer
4 2 (12.50%) J2EE Developer
4 2 (12.50%) Java Hadoop Developer
4 2 (12.50%) Java/J2EE Developer
4 2 (12.50%) Systems Analyst
5 1 (6.25%) Oracle Applications Developer
5 1 (6.25%) Oracle Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (81.25%) Spring
2 9 (56.25%) RESTful
3 8 (50.00%) Hibernate
3 8 (50.00%) J2EE
4 6 (37.50%) REST
5 5 (31.25%) Kafka
5 5 (31.25%) Middleware
6 4 (25.00%) JSON
6 4 (25.00%) RabbitMQ
7 3 (18.75%) Spring Boot
7 3 (18.75%) Spring Integration
8 2 (12.50%) Ajax
8 2 (12.50%) Apache Avro
8 2 (12.50%) HTML
8 2 (12.50%) Java SE
8 2 (12.50%) JPA
8 2 (12.50%) JSF
8 2 (12.50%) JSP
8 2 (12.50%) PrimeFaces
8 2 (12.50%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 5 (31.25%) Linux Command Line
1 5 (31.25%) Virtual Team
2 2 (12.50%) Client/Server
2 2 (12.50%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (6.25%) Computer Science
3 1 (6.25%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 7 (43.75%) Linux
1 7 (43.75%) Unix
2 1 (6.25%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (87.50%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (81.25%) TDD
3 10 (62.50%) System Testing
4 8 (50.00%) Unit Testing
5 6 (37.50%) Microservices
5 6 (37.50%) Web Development
6 5 (31.25%) Benchmarking
7 4 (25.00%) BDD
7 4 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
8 3 (18.75%) DevOps
8 3 (18.75%) Scrum
8 3 (18.75%) User Acceptance Testing
9 2 (12.50%) Business Intelligence
9 2 (12.50%) Integration Testing
9 2 (12.50%) OWASP
9 2 (12.50%) SDLC
10 1 (6.25%) Front End Development
10 1 (6.25%) MapReduce
10 1 (6.25%) Performance Tuning
10 1 (6.25%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 7 (43.75%) Shell Script
2 3 (18.75%) SQL
3 2 (12.50%) Delphi
3 2 (12.50%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (37.50%) Degree
2 1 (6.25%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (25.00%) QA
System Software
1 5 (31.25%) HDFS
2 3 (18.75%) Apache ZooKeeper
Systems Management
1 4 (25.00%) Hadoop YARN
Vendors
1 5 (31.25%) Oracle
2 2 (12.50%) BEA
2 2 (12.50%) Informatica
3 1 (6.25%) Red Hat