Period
to 10 July 2020

The median contractor rate for a Java Developer was £474 per day in advertised job vacancies in Hampshire during the 6 months to 10 July 2020.

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
South East > Hampshire
6 months to
10 Jul 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 66 62 45
Rank change year-on-year -4 -17 +54
Contract jobs requiring a Java Developer 41 145 179
As % of all contract jobs advertised in Hampshire 2.55% 3.91% 4.70%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.70% 4.13% 4.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 109 128
Median daily rate £474 £475 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -0.21% +11.76% -2.86%
10th Percentile £381 £384 £325
90th Percentile £544 £575 £538
South East median daily rate £474 £450 £450
% change year-on-year +5.33% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 9 11
Median hourly rate £46.50 £55.00 £45.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -15.45% +22.22% -2.17%
10th Percentile £37.30 £51.00 £42.50
90th Percentile £55.70 £60.00 £55.00
South East median hourly rate £46.50 £57.17 £45.00
% change year-on-year -18.66% +27.03% -2.17%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Hampshire. 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
Hampshire
Contract vacancies in Hampshire with a recognized job title 1,521 3,514 3,595
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.77% 94.82% 94.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 871 2,155 2,085
Median daily rate £450 £425 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% - +6.25%
10th Percentile £250 £281 £275
90th Percentile £588 £575 £575
South East median daily rate £450 £440 £425
% change year-on-year +2.27% +3.53% +4.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 119 239 185
Median hourly rate £31.39 £31.50 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -0.35% +40.00% -10.00%
10th Percentile £12.86 £11.00 £11.00
90th Percentile £53.00 £55.00 £49.18
Median hourly rate £22.50 £22.50 £18.50
% change year-on-year - +21.62% +5.71%

Java Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Hampshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Java Developer in Hampshire

Java Developer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Hampshire

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing Java Developer in Hampshire.

Daily rate trend for Java Developer in Hampshire

Java Developer
Daily Rate Histogram in Hampshire

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing Java Developer in Hampshire over the 6 months to 10 July 2020.

Daily rate histogram for Java Developer in Hampshire

Java Developer
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Hampshire

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing Java Developer in Hampshire.

Hourly rate trend for Java Developer in Hampshire

Java Developer
Hourly Rate Histogram in Hampshire

Hourly rate distribution of jobs citing Java Developer in Hampshire over the 6 months to 10 July 2020.

Hourly rate histogram 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 6 months to 10 July 2020. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Southampton +17 6 £450 -10.00% 1
Farnborough +9 4 £488 -2.50% 2
Basingstoke +28 3 £469 +4.17% 1
Winchester +10 3 £473 -
Hook +14 2 - -
Fareham +7 1 £475 +2.70% 3
Havant -1 1 - -
Portsmouth -4 1 - -
Fleet - 1 £540 - 1
Java Developer
South East

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

For the 6 months to 10 July 2020, 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 Hampshire region featuring Java Developer in the job title.

1 41 (100.00%) Java
2 20 (48.78%) Agile Software Development
3 19 (46.34%) Java 8
4 18 (43.90%) Spring
5 16 (39.02%) Security Cleared
5 16 (39.02%) Microservices
6 14 (34.15%) SC Cleared
7 10 (24.39%) DevOps
8 9 (21.95%) Spring Boot
8 9 (21.95%) TDD
8 9 (21.95%) Git (software)
8 9 (21.95%) RESTful
8 9 (21.95%) Scrum
9 8 (19.51%) JavaScript
9 8 (19.51%) J2EE
10 7 (17.07%) Linux
10 7 (17.07%) OO
10 7 (17.07%) JSON
11 6 (14.63%) Unit Testing
11 6 (14.63%) Continuous Integration
11 6 (14.63%) Test Automation
11 6 (14.63%) Eclipse
11 6 (14.63%) JUnit
11 6 (14.63%) HTML
11 6 (14.63%) XML
11 6 (14.63%) Scaled Agile Framework
12 5 (12.20%) Functional Programming
12 5 (12.20%) Jenkins
12 5 (12.20%) Analytics
12 5 (12.20%) CSS

Java Developer Skill Set
Co-occurring 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 3 (7.32%) Apache
1 3 (7.32%) Tomcat
2 2 (4.88%) JBoss
3 1 (2.44%) Cloud Foundry
3 1 (2.44%) CMS
3 1 (2.44%) Confluence
3 1 (2.44%) Documentum
3 1 (2.44%) Elasticsearch
3 1 (2.44%) Oracle Application Server
3 1 (2.44%) Red Hat Fuse
3 1 (2.44%) WebLogic
3 1 (2.44%) WebSphere
3 1 (2.44%) WebSphere Application Server
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.88%) AWS
1 2 (4.88%) Azure
2 1 (2.44%) Amazon S3
2 1 (2.44%) Firebase
2 1 (2.44%) GitHub
2 1 (2.44%) OpenShift
2 1 (2.44%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.44%) DNS
1 1 (2.44%) FTP
1 1 (2.44%) HTTP
1 1 (2.44%) Kerberos
1 1 (2.44%) LAN
1 1 (2.44%) SSL
1 1 (2.44%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (9.76%) GIS
2 3 (7.32%) Relational Database
3 2 (4.88%) Big Data
3 2 (4.88%) SAP HANA
4 1 (2.44%) MongoDB
4 1 (2.44%) NoSQL
4 1 (2.44%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 9 (21.95%) Git (software)
2 6 (14.63%) Eclipse
2 6 (14.63%) JUnit
3 5 (12.20%) Jenkins
4 3 (7.32%) IntelliJ
5 2 (4.88%) Cucumber
5 2 (4.88%) JIRA
5 2 (4.88%) Maven
5 2 (4.88%) Mockito
5 2 (4.88%) Selenium
5 2 (4.88%) Subversion
6 1 (2.44%) Android Studio
6 1 (2.44%) FishEye
6 1 (2.44%) Gatling
6 1 (2.44%) Geb
6 1 (2.44%) Gradle
6 1 (2.44%) Sonatype Nexus
6 1 (2.44%) Spock
6 1 (2.44%) Team Foundation Server
6 1 (2.44%) TestNG
General
1 4 (9.76%) Finance
1 4 (9.76%) Public Sector
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (43.90%) Spring
2 9 (21.95%) RESTful
2 9 (21.95%) Spring Boot
3 8 (19.51%) J2EE
4 7 (17.07%) JSON
5 6 (14.63%) HTML
5 6 (14.63%) XML
6 5 (12.20%) CSS
6 5 (12.20%) Middleware
7 4 (9.76%) REST
7 4 (9.76%) Spring Integration
7 4 (9.76%) Web Services
8 3 (7.32%) AngularJS
8 3 (7.32%) JSF
8 3 (7.32%) Kafka
8 3 (7.32%) Node.js
8 3 (7.32%) OAuth
8 3 (7.32%) RabbitMQ
9 2 (4.88%) HTML5
9 2 (4.88%) Java EE 5
Miscellaneous
1 3 (7.32%) Greenfield Project
1 3 (7.32%) Linux Command Line
2 2 (4.88%) Public Cloud
3 1 (2.44%) Client/Server
3 1 (2.44%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (2.44%) Replication
3 1 (2.44%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 7 (17.07%) Linux
2 3 (7.32%) Unix
3 2 (4.88%) Windows
4 1 (2.44%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (48.78%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (39.02%) Microservices
3 10 (24.39%) DevOps
4 9 (21.95%) Scrum
4 9 (21.95%) TDD
5 7 (17.07%) OO
6 6 (14.63%) Continuous Integration
6 6 (14.63%) Scaled Agile Framework
6 6 (14.63%) Test Automation
6 6 (14.63%) Unit Testing
7 5 (12.20%) Analytics
7 5 (12.20%) Functional Programming
8 4 (9.76%) Acceptance Criteria
8 4 (9.76%) BDD
8 4 (9.76%) Continuous Delivery
8 4 (9.76%) Dependency Injection
8 4 (9.76%) OOD
8 4 (9.76%) User Stories
8 4 (9.76%) Validation
9 3 (7.32%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 41 (100.00%) Java
2 19 (46.34%) Java 8
3 8 (19.51%) JavaScript
4 5 (12.20%) Shell Script
4 5 (12.20%) SQL
5 2 (4.88%) ES6
5 2 (4.88%) TypeScript
6 1 (2.44%) C++
6 1 (2.44%) Kotlin
6 1 (2.44%) Python
6 1 (2.44%) R
Qualifications
1 16 (39.02%) Security Cleared
2 14 (34.15%) SC Cleared
3 3 (7.32%) Computer Science Degree
3 3 (7.32%) Degree
4 2 (4.88%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.88%) QA
System Software
1 3 (7.32%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (2.44%) Docker Swarm
1 1 (2.44%) Kubernetes
1 1 (2.44%) Single Sign-On
1 1 (2.44%) Terraform
Vendors
1 4 (9.76%) SAP
2 2 (4.88%) Ariba
2 2 (4.88%) Oracle
3 1 (2.44%) Centrify
3 1 (2.44%) CyberArk
3 1 (2.44%) ForgeRock
3 1 (2.44%) Google
3 1 (2.44%) IBM
3 1 (2.44%) NetIQ
3 1 (2.44%) Okta
3 1 (2.44%) Red Hat