The median contractor rate for a Java Developer was £450 per day in advertised job vacancies in Hampshire during the 3 months to 27 March 2017.

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.

3 months to
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Java Developer
South East / Hampshire
Rank 69 57 74
Rank change year-on-year -12 +17  
Contract jobs requiring a Java Developer 43 72 50
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 2.31% 3.30% 2.29%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.48% 3.46% 2.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 55 19
Median daily rate £450 £400 £390
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +12.50% +2.56%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £339 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £490 £415
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £380
% change year-on-year +3.12% +5.26%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 3 8
Median hourly rate £44.50 £42.50 £42.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +4.70% +1.19%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £43.75 £38.00
% change year-on-year -8.57% +15.13%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies advertised in Hampshire. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

Contract IT Job Roles
Hampshire
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 1731 2083 2027
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Hampshire 93.16% 95.51% 92.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 1020 1387 1147
Median daily rate £400 £388 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £255 £250 £232
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 155 89 132
Median hourly rate £19.50 £15.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +30.00% -14.28%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.70 £11.22
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.00 £42.50 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £20.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year -12.50% +17.64%  

Java Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Hampshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Hampshire that featured Java Developer in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Java Developer in Hampshire

Java Developer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Hampshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Java Developer in Hampshire

Java Developer
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Hampshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Java Developer in Hampshire over the 3 months to 27 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Java Developer in Hampshire

Java Developer
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Hampshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Java Developer in Hampshire

Java Developer
Contract Job Locations in Hampshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Java Developer within the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 27 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Winchester +13 11 £438 +9.37% 1
Farnborough +7 9 £525 +22.80% 3
Fleet +23 6 £525 +13.51%
Portsmouth -7 6 £348 +6.92%
Aldershot - 2 £444 - 2
Fareham - 2 £350 -
Java Developer
South East

Java Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 27 March 2017, Java Developer contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Hampshire region featuring Java Developer in the job title.

1 89 (100.00%) Java
2 57 (64.04%) Agile Software Development
3 43 (48.31%) Spring
4 31 (34.83%) TDD
5 30 (33.71%) Security Cleared
6 27 (30.34%) Hibernate
7 26 (29.21%) Scrum
8 24 (26.97%) Linux
9 22 (24.72%) Web Services
9 22 (24.72%) XML
9 22 (24.72%) SC Cleared
10 21 (23.60%) Oracle
11 20 (22.47%) JBoss
11 20 (22.47%) Eclipse
11 20 (22.47%) RESTful
12 18 (20.22%) Tomcat
13 17 (19.10%) JUnit
13 17 (19.10%) SQL
13 17 (19.10%) BDD
14 16 (17.98%) REST
14 16 (17.98%) Apache Camel
14 16 (17.98%) Unit Testing
14 16 (17.98%) Continuous Integration
14 16 (17.98%) J2EE
14 16 (17.98%) Subversion
15 15 (16.85%) ActiveMQ
15 15 (16.85%) MVC
15 15 (16.85%) JIRA
16 14 (15.73%) Microservices
16 14 (15.73%) Spring Boot

Java Developer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire 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 20 (22.47%) JBoss
2 18 (20.22%) Tomcat
3 7 (7.87%) Apache
4 6 (6.74%) Oracle HTTP Server
5 5 (5.62%) Apache Spark
6 4 (4.49%) WebLogic
7 3 (3.37%) Cloud Foundry
7 3 (3.37%) GemFire
7 3 (3.37%) WebSphere
8 2 (2.25%) ATG Dynamo
8 2 (2.25%) Confluence
8 2 (2.25%) Documentum
8 2 (2.25%) GlassFish
Applications
1 6 (6.74%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (2.25%) Oracle BPM
1 2 (2.25%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 6 (6.74%) Amazon AWS
1 6 (6.74%) GitHub
2 3 (3.37%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (8.99%) HTTP
2 6 (6.74%) LAN
3 4 (4.49%) TCP/IP
4 2 (2.25%) LDAP
4 2 (2.25%) SNMP
5 1 (1.12%) AMQP
5 1 (1.12%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (12.36%) MySQL
1 11 (12.36%) PostgreSQL
2 8 (8.99%) Oracle Database
3 7 (7.87%) SQL Server
4 6 (6.74%) HBase
4 6 (6.74%) Relational Database
5 4 (4.49%) Big Data
5 4 (4.49%) Hadoop
5 4 (4.49%) RDBMS
6 2 (2.25%) Apache Cassandra
6 2 (2.25%) Apache Hive
6 2 (2.25%) MongoDB
6 2 (2.25%) OLTP
7 1 (1.12%) JasperReports
7 1 (1.12%) Oracle Reports
7 1 (1.12%) Parquet
Development Applications
1 20 (22.47%) Eclipse
2 17 (19.10%) JUnit
3 16 (17.98%) Subversion
4 15 (16.85%) JIRA
5 14 (15.73%) Gradle
6 10 (11.24%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 10 (11.24%) Jenkins
7 9 (10.11%) Ant
7 9 (10.11%) Git (software)
7 9 (10.11%) Visual Studio
8 8 (8.99%) Cucumber
9 7 (7.87%) Artifactory
9 7 (7.87%) Mockito
9 7 (7.87%) Selenium
9 7 (7.87%) Team Foundation Server
10 6 (6.74%) Checkstyle
10 6 (6.74%) FindBugs
11 4 (4.49%) Maven
11 4 (4.49%) Talend Open Studio
12 3 (3.37%) CruiseControl
General
1 8 (8.99%) Finance
2 3 (3.37%) Telecoms
3 2 (2.25%) Aerospace
3 2 (2.25%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 43 (48.31%) Spring
2 27 (30.34%) Hibernate
3 22 (24.72%) Web Services
3 22 (24.72%) XML
4 20 (22.47%) RESTful
5 16 (17.98%) Apache Camel
5 16 (17.98%) J2EE
5 16 (17.98%) REST
6 15 (16.85%) ActiveMQ
7 14 (15.73%) Spring Boot
8 12 (13.48%) HTML
9 10 (11.24%) PrimeFaces
10 9 (10.11%) .NET
10 9 (10.11%) CSS
10 9 (10.11%) JSF
10 9 (10.11%) JSP
10 9 (10.11%) MFC
10 9 (10.11%) XML Messaging
11 7 (7.87%) Ajax
11 7 (7.87%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 8 (8.99%) Client/Server
2 7 (7.87%) Replication
3 4 (4.49%) Enterprise Software
3 4 (4.49%) Linux Command Line
3 4 (4.49%) Virtual Team
4 3 (3.37%) Taxonomies
5 2 (2.25%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (2.25%) Management Information System
6 1 (1.12%) Mobile App
6 1 (1.12%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 24 (26.97%) Linux
2 11 (12.36%) Windows
3 9 (10.11%) Unix
4 2 (2.25%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (1.12%) AIX
5 1 (1.12%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 57 (64.04%) Agile Software Development
2 31 (34.83%) TDD
3 26 (29.21%) Scrum
4 17 (19.10%) BDD
5 16 (17.98%) Continuous Integration
5 16 (17.98%) Unit Testing
6 15 (16.85%) MVC
7 14 (15.73%) Microservices
8 12 (13.48%) SDLC
9 9 (10.11%) Validation
10 8 (8.99%) Performance Tuning
11 7 (7.87%) Configuration Management
11 7 (7.87%) Customer Requirements
11 7 (7.87%) Software Engineering
11 7 (7.87%) Web Development
12 6 (6.74%) Code Coverage
12 6 (6.74%) Data Modelling
12 6 (6.74%) Service Delivery
12 6 (6.74%) System Testing
12 6 (6.74%) UML
Programming Languages
1 89 (100.00%) Java
2 17 (19.10%) SQL
3 12 (13.48%) JavaScript
4 11 (12.36%) C++
5 10 (11.24%) C#
6 9 (10.11%) Scala
6 9 (10.11%) Shell Script
7 4 (4.49%) C
7 4 (4.49%) Python
8 3 (3.37%) PL/SQL
9 2 (2.25%) Tcl
10 1 (1.12%) Groovy
10 1 (1.12%) PHP
10 1 (1.12%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 30 (33.71%) Security Cleared
2 22 (24.72%) SC Cleared
3 8 (8.99%) DV Cleared
4 5 (5.62%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (7.87%) QA
2 2 (2.25%) HL7
System Software
1 5 (5.62%) Docker
2 3 (3.37%) HDFS
3 2 (2.25%) Apache ZooKeeper
Systems Management
1 1 (1.12%) Hadoop YARN
1 1 (1.12%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 21 (23.60%) Oracle
2 9 (10.11%) Red Hat
3 6 (6.74%) Microsoft
3 6 (6.74%) Telerik
4 4 (4.49%) Talend
5 3 (3.37%) ATG
6 2 (2.25%) Atlassian
6 2 (2.25%) Google
6 2 (2.25%) Splunk
7 1 (1.12%) F5
7 1 (1.12%) SAP
Farnborough, Hampshire
Initi8 Recruitment
Rate: £450 - £475 Per Day 450-475 (flex)
Posted: 3 days ago