Period
to 23 October 2018

The median contractor rate for a Java Developer was £513 per day in advertised job vacancies in Hampshire during the 6 months to 23 October 2018.

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
23 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 29 93 93
Rank change year-on-year +64 0 -5
Contract jobs requiring a Java Developer 234 67 79
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 6.35% 1.91% 2.07%
As % of the Job Titles category 6.76% 2.00% 2.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 180 39 43
Hampshire median daily rate £513 £400 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +28.13% -5.88% +13.33%
10th Percentile £350 £250 £330
90th Percentile £538 £538 £538
South East median daily rate £500 £475 £450
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% +12.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 7 4
Hampshire median hourly rate £45.00 £40.00 £44.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +12.50% -9.09% -7.37%
10th Percentile £42.13 £40.00 £41.33
90th Percentile £55.00 £43.30 £47.63
South East median hourly rate £45.00 £40.00 £44.00
% change year-on-year +12.50% -9.09% -1.68%

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 3,461 3,343 3,555
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 93.95% 95.46% 93.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 2,062 2,001 2,217
Hampshire median daily rate £425 £400 £385
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% +3.90% +2.67%
10th Percentile £275 £221 £229
90th Percentile £575 £538 £538
South East median daily rate £425 £413 £400
% change year-on-year +3.03% +3.13% +3.90%
Number of hourly rates quoted 202 165 244
Hampshire median hourly rate £27.00 £25.00 £24.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +8.00% +2.04% +25.64%
10th Percentile £11.17 £11.00 £11.00
90th Percentile £54.09 £47.18 £55.50
South East median hourly rate £20.08 £18.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year +11.53% -5.26% +3.51%

Java Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Hampshire

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

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 6 months to 23 October 2018.

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 contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Java Developer in Hampshire.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Java Developer in Hampshire

Java Developer
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in Hampshire

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing Java Developer in Hampshire over the 6 months to 23 October 2018.

Contractor 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 23 October 2018. 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 +38 82 £513 +10.81% 6
Portsmouth +24 51 £525 +31.25% 3
Fareham +14 19 £500 +25.00% 4
Winchester - 10 £350 - 1
Lymington - 10 £250 -
Basingstoke +6 7 £475 +18.75% 7
Farnborough -13 7 £513 +8.47% 2
Fleet -14 7 £400 -11.11%
Andover - 5 £413 -
Havant - 3 - -
Aldershot -8 1 £563 +7.14% 1
Java Developer
South East

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

For the 6 months to 23 October 2018, 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.

1 234 (100.00%) Java
2 154 (65.81%) Spring
3 134 (57.26%) TDD
4 125 (53.42%) Hibernate
5 121 (51.71%) NoSQL
6 115 (49.15%) Agile Software Development
6 115 (49.15%) Greenfield Project
7 101 (43.16%) BDD
8 96 (41.03%) MongoDB
9 74 (31.62%) Amazon AWS
10 72 (30.77%) Tomcat
10 72 (30.77%) Java 8
11 71 (30.34%) Spring Boot
12 69 (29.49%) Microservices
12 69 (29.49%) REST
13 68 (29.06%) Git (software)
13 68 (29.06%) Hadoop
14 67 (28.63%) Maven
15 65 (27.78%) RESTful
15 65 (27.78%) Opscode Chef
16 63 (26.92%) Ansible
16 63 (26.92%) Puppet
17 62 (26.50%) Web Services
18 60 (25.64%) Software Engineering
18 60 (25.64%) Docker
19 57 (24.36%) JBoss
20 56 (23.93%) Jenkins
21 54 (23.08%) MVC
22 49 (20.94%) Cobbler
22 49 (20.94%) Jetty

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 72 (30.77%) Tomcat
2 57 (24.36%) JBoss
3 49 (20.94%) Jetty
4 42 (17.95%) MQSeries
5 21 (8.97%) WebSphere
6 19 (8.12%) WebLogic
7 15 (6.41%) Apache Spark
8 14 (5.98%) OpenStack
9 5 (2.14%) Apache
9 5 (2.14%) GlassFish
9 5 (2.14%) Oracle SOA Suite
9 5 (2.14%) WebSphere Application Server
10 3 (1.28%) Oracle Service Bus
11 2 (0.85%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 3 (1.28%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (0.85%) SAP ERP
2 1 (0.43%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 74 (31.62%) Amazon AWS
2 15 (6.41%) GitHub
2 15 (6.41%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (1.71%) Amazon SQS
4 2 (0.85%) Boomi
4 2 (0.85%) IBM Cloud
5 1 (0.43%) Mimecast
5 1 (0.43%) npm
5 1 (0.43%) OpenShift
5 1 (0.43%) SoftLayer
Communications & Networking
1 14 (5.98%) SNMP
2 4 (1.71%) DVB
2 4 (1.71%) HTTP
3 2 (0.85%) Kerberos
3 2 (0.85%) PuTTY
Database & Business Intelligence
1 121 (51.71%) NoSQL
2 96 (41.03%) MongoDB
3 68 (29.06%) Hadoop
4 47 (20.09%) Apache Cassandra
5 42 (17.95%) Couchbase
6 36 (15.38%) MySQL
7 19 (8.12%) Big Data
8 16 (6.84%) PostgreSQL
9 5 (2.14%) HBase
9 5 (2.14%) Parquet
9 5 (2.14%) Redis
9 5 (2.14%) Riak
9 5 (2.14%) SQL Server
10 3 (1.28%) MariaDB
11 2 (0.85%) RDBMS
11 2 (0.85%) Relational Database
11 2 (0.85%) SAP HANA
12 1 (0.43%) Amazon DynamoDB
12 1 (0.43%) Amazon RDS
12 1 (0.43%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 68 (29.06%) Git (software)
2 67 (28.63%) Maven
3 56 (23.93%) Jenkins
4 22 (9.40%) JUnit
5 15 (6.41%) Eclipse
5 15 (6.41%) Gradle
6 14 (5.98%) MSTest
6 14 (5.98%) NUnit
7 13 (5.56%) Subversion
8 12 (5.13%) JIRA
9 9 (3.85%) IntelliJ
9 9 (3.85%) NetBeans
10 8 (3.42%) Selenium
11 6 (2.56%) Cucumber
11 6 (2.56%) Mockito
12 5 (2.14%) git-flow
12 5 (2.14%) Protractor
13 3 (1.28%) Bitbucket
14 2 (0.85%) Rational DOORS
14 2 (0.85%) SoapUI
General
1 43 (18.38%) Games
2 32 (13.68%) Finance
3 5 (2.14%) Telecoms
4 2 (0.85%) Banking
5 1 (0.43%) Aerospace
5 1 (0.43%) Electronics
5 1 (0.43%) Military
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 154 (65.81%) Spring
2 125 (53.42%) Hibernate
3 71 (30.34%) Spring Boot
4 69 (29.49%) REST
5 65 (27.78%) RESTful
6 62 (26.50%) Web Services
7 46 (19.66%) JMS
7 46 (19.66%) Spring MVC
8 42 (17.95%) Play Framework
9 30 (12.82%) CSS
10 26 (11.11%) HTML
11 23 (9.83%) Kafka
12 18 (7.69%) JSON
13 16 (6.84%) J2EE
14 15 (6.41%) Java EE
15 14 (5.98%) jQuery
16 13 (5.56%) AngularJS
16 13 (5.56%) HTML5
16 13 (5.56%) JSP
17 12 (5.13%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 115 (49.15%) Greenfield Project
2 9 (3.85%) Virtual Team
3 6 (2.56%) Self-Motivation
4 5 (2.14%) Fintech
4 5 (2.14%) Linux Command Line
5 4 (1.71%) Enterprise Software
6 3 (1.28%) Analytical Skills
7 2 (0.85%) Management Information System
7 2 (0.85%) N-Tier
8 1 (0.43%) Client/Server
8 1 (0.43%) Cloud Native
8 1 (0.43%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 29 (12.39%) Linux
2 19 (8.12%) Unix
3 13 (5.56%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 134 (57.26%) TDD
2 115 (49.15%) Agile Software Development
3 101 (43.16%) BDD
4 69 (29.49%) Microservices
5 60 (25.64%) Software Engineering
6 54 (23.08%) MVC
7 49 (20.94%) Digital Transformation Programme
7 49 (20.94%) Multithreading
8 32 (13.68%) Continuous Integration
9 24 (10.26%) UML
10 20 (8.55%) OO
11 15 (6.41%) Migration
12 14 (5.98%) Decision-Making
13 13 (5.56%) Scrum
14 12 (5.13%) Use Case
15 11 (4.70%) E-Commerce
15 11 (4.70%) Issue Tracking
15 11 (4.70%) Network Management
16 10 (4.27%) DevOps
16 10 (4.27%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 234 (100.00%) Java
2 72 (30.77%) Java 8
3 46 (19.66%) Java 9
4 43 (18.38%) Scala
5 38 (16.24%) JavaScript
6 16 (6.84%) SQL
7 12 (5.13%) PHP
7 12 (5.13%) Python
8 6 (2.56%) C++
8 6 (2.56%) TypeScript
9 5 (2.14%) Jython
9 5 (2.14%) Shell Script
10 4 (1.71%) Tcl
11 3 (1.28%) C#
12 2 (0.85%) ABAP
12 2 (0.85%) C
12 2 (0.85%) Perl
12 2 (0.85%) XQuery
13 1 (0.43%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 26 (11.11%) Degree
2 15 (6.41%) Security Cleared
3 13 (5.56%) SC Cleared
4 1 (0.43%) BPSS Clearance
4 1 (0.43%) DBS Check
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (0.85%) PMO
1 2 (0.85%) SLA
2 1 (0.43%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 60 (25.64%) Docker
2 17 (7.26%) HDFS
3 7 (2.99%) Apache ZooKeeper
4 2 (0.85%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 65 (27.78%) Opscode Chef
2 63 (26.92%) Ansible
2 63 (26.92%) Puppet
3 49 (20.94%) Cobbler
4 7 (2.99%) Hadoop YARN
4 7 (2.99%) Kubernetes
5 6 (2.56%) Terraform
6 2 (0.85%) MOM
6 2 (0.85%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 26 (11.11%) Oracle
2 5 (2.14%) Hortonworks
3 4 (1.71%) Atlassian
3 4 (1.71%) Cisco
4 3 (1.28%) IBM
4 3 (1.28%) Remedy
5 2 (0.85%) Dell
5 2 (0.85%) SAP
6 1 (0.43%) BMC
6 1 (0.43%) Perforce
6 1 (0.43%) Red Hat
6 1 (0.43%) Software AG
6 1 (0.43%) webMethods