Period
to 18 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Hampshire with a requirement for Java skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Java over the 6 months to 18 November 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
South East > Hampshire
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 24 20 16
Rank change year-on-year -4 -4 +6
Contract jobs citing Java 223 293 371
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 6.33% 7.53% 8.33%
As % of the Programming Languages category 20.63% 23.00% 22.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 123 171 256
Hampshire median daily rate £400 £438 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -8.57% +12.90% +3.33%
10th Percentile £250 £325 £303
90th Percentile £544 £538 £525
South East median daily rate £475 £450 £416
% change year-on-year +5.56% +8.11% +9.90%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 10 13
Hampshire median hourly rate £40.00 £44.00 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -9.09% +10.00% +14.29%
10th Percentile £39.93 £30.00 £33.25
90th Percentile £46.75 £49.63 £51.25
South East median hourly rate £45.00 £18.75 £40.00
% change year-on-year +140.00% -53.13% +10.34%

Java is in the Programming Languages category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Hampshire with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Hampshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 1081 1274 1623
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 30.69% 32.73% 36.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 629 777 1002
Hampshire median daily rate £395 £370 £365
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.76% +1.37% +4.29%
10th Percentile £250 £263 £263
90th Percentile £500 £500 £486
South East median daily rate £413 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +3.13% +6.67% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 54 79 87
Hampshire median hourly rate £44.06 £42.50 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +3.66% +13.33% -
10th Percentile £21.87 £31.25 £14.00
90th Percentile £50.53 £58.86 £48.75
South East median hourly rate £45.00 £40.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year +12.50% +6.67% +7.14%

Java
Job Vacancy Trend in Hampshire

Job postings citing Java as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Hampshire.

Job vacancy trend for Java in Hampshire

Java
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Hampshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Java in Hampshire

Java
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Hampshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Java in Hampshire over the 6 months to 18 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Java in Hampshire

Java
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Hampshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Java in Hampshire

Java
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 within the Hampshire region over the 6 months to 18 November 2017. 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
Basingstoke +13 45 £400 -24.53% 6
Farnborough -3 14 £435 -3.33% 2
Andover +21 13 £373 -9.15%
Hook +3 13 £250 -51.46%
Southampton -3 10 £388 -13.65% 4
Portsmouth -10 10 £400 +8.84% 1
Havant - 10 £400 -
Aldershot +1 7 £525 +20.00%
Fareham 0 7 £413 -13.16% 2
Winchester -21 7 £475 +11.76% 1
Fleet +3 4 £371 -25.75% 7
Eastleigh -2 2 - -
Java
South East

For the 6 months to 18 November 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 Hampshire region with a requirement for Java.

1 98 (43.95%) Linux
2 93 (41.70%) Oracle
3 90 (40.36%) Agile Software Development
4 85 (38.12%) SQL
5 71 (31.84%) Web Services
6 50 (22.42%) JavaScript
6 50 (22.42%) Security Cleared
7 49 (21.97%) Unix
7 49 (21.97%) Scrum
8 46 (20.63%) Apache
8 46 (20.63%) Unit Testing
9 44 (19.73%) Jenkins
10 43 (19.28%) .NET
10 43 (19.28%) TDD
11 41 (18.39%) Spring
11 41 (18.39%) Tomcat
11 41 (18.39%) Red Hat
11 41 (18.39%) SC Cleared
11 41 (18.39%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 37 (16.59%) Windows
12 37 (16.59%) J2EE
13 36 (16.14%) XML
14 35 (15.70%) System Testing
15 33 (14.80%) Git (software)
15 33 (14.80%) Test Automation
15 33 (14.80%) Eclipse
16 31 (13.90%) Degree
17 30 (13.45%) JSON
17 30 (13.45%) JUnit
17 30 (13.45%) RESTful

Java
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 46 (20.63%) Apache
2 41 (18.39%) Tomcat
3 19 (8.52%) Cloud Foundry
3 19 (8.52%) JBoss
4 18 (8.07%) Apache Spark
5 15 (6.73%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 15 (6.73%) SAS
6 13 (5.83%) GemFire
7 12 (5.38%) GlassFish
7 12 (5.38%) Liferay
8 7 (3.14%) WebLogic
9 5 (2.24%) SharePoint
10 2 (0.90%) WordPress
11 1 (0.45%) Apache ServiceMix
11 1 (0.45%) FileNet
11 1 (0.45%) Kentico
11 1 (0.45%) LiveCycle
11 1 (0.45%) nginx
11 1 (0.45%) Umbraco
11 1 (0.45%) WebSphere
Applications
1 5 (2.24%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (0.90%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (0.45%) Adobe Illustrator
3 1 (0.45%) Microsoft Project
3 1 (0.45%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 2 (0.90%) Oracle Applications
2 1 (0.45%) Magento
2 1 (0.45%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 26 (11.66%) GitHub
2 20 (8.97%) Microsoft Azure
3 16 (7.17%) PaaS
4 6 (2.69%) Amazon AWS
5 3 (1.35%) Cloud Computing
6 2 (0.90%) Force.com
6 2 (0.90%) npm
6 2 (0.90%) Salesforce Sales Cloud
6 2 (0.90%) Salesforce Service Cloud
7 1 (0.45%) Boomi
7 1 (0.45%) CloudSense
7 1 (0.45%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 15 (6.73%) PuTTY
1 15 (6.73%) WinSCP
2 8 (3.59%) Wireshark
3 6 (2.69%) SSL
4 5 (2.24%) LDAP
5 4 (1.79%) Kerberos
5 4 (1.79%) SNMP
5 4 (1.79%) TCP/IP
6 3 (1.35%) HTTP
7 2 (0.90%) DNS
7 2 (0.90%) LAN
8 1 (0.45%) Internet
8 1 (0.45%) iSCSI
8 1 (0.45%) Network Security
8 1 (0.45%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (13.45%) Oracle Database
2 27 (12.11%) SQL Server
3 26 (11.66%) PostgreSQL
4 24 (10.76%) Hadoop
4 24 (10.76%) Relational Database
5 23 (10.31%) RDBMS
6 20 (8.97%) HBase
7 17 (7.62%) Big Data
8 16 (7.17%) Oracle Database 11g
9 15 (6.73%) Data Warehouse
9 15 (6.73%) Oracle Database 10g
10 14 (6.28%) SQL Server 2012
11 13 (5.83%) Apache Hive
11 13 (5.83%) OLTP
11 13 (5.83%) SAS Data Integration Studio
11 13 (5.83%) SQL Server 2016
12 12 (5.38%) Oracle Database 12c
13 11 (4.93%) OLAP
13 11 (4.93%) Oracle BI EE
13 11 (4.93%) Oracle OLAP
Development Applications
1 44 (19.73%) Jenkins
2 33 (14.80%) Eclipse
2 33 (14.80%) Git (software)
3 30 (13.45%) JUnit
4 29 (13.00%) Selenium
5 26 (11.66%) Ant
6 20 (8.97%) Cucumber
6 20 (8.97%) Gradle
7 19 (8.52%) Subversion
8 18 (8.07%) Maven
8 18 (8.07%) SoapUI
9 16 (7.17%) HP UFT
9 16 (7.17%) LoadRunner
9 16 (7.17%) Oracle APEX
10 15 (6.73%) SpecFlow
10 15 (6.73%) TestNG
11 14 (6.28%) Team Foundation Server
12 13 (5.83%) IntelliJ
13 5 (2.24%) JIRA
13 5 (2.24%) Visual Studio
General
1 13 (5.83%) Finance
2 10 (4.48%) Telecoms
3 9 (4.04%) Banking
4 4 (1.79%) Retail
5 3 (1.35%) Electronics
6 2 (0.90%) Advertising
6 2 (0.90%) Aerospace
6 2 (0.90%) Marketing
7 1 (0.45%) Automotive
7 1 (0.45%) Financial Institution
7 1 (0.45%) Local Government
7 1 (0.45%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.45%) Military
Job Titles
1 139 (62.33%) Developer
2 81 (36.32%) Java Developer
3 19 (8.52%) Analyst
4 13 (5.83%) Test Engineer
5 12 (5.38%) Big Data Developer
6 10 (4.48%) Systems Developer
7 9 (4.04%) SAS Developer
7 9 (4.04%) Test Automation Engineer
8 8 (3.59%) Consultant
8 8 (3.59%) Test Analyst
8 8 (3.59%) Web Developer
9 7 (3.14%) Applications Developer
9 7 (3.14%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
9 7 (3.14%) Senior Developer
9 7 (3.14%) Software Developer
9 7 (3.14%) Software Engineer
10 6 (2.69%) Architect
10 6 (2.69%) Business Analyst
11 5 (2.24%) Analyst Developer
11 5 (2.24%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 71 (31.84%) Web Services
2 43 (19.28%) .NET
3 41 (18.39%) Spring
4 37 (16.59%) J2EE
5 36 (16.14%) XML
6 30 (13.45%) JSON
6 30 (13.45%) RESTful
7 29 (13.00%) Middleware
8 26 (11.66%) HTML
9 25 (11.21%) CSS
9 25 (11.21%) Kafka
10 23 (10.31%) Hibernate
11 18 (8.07%) SOAP
12 17 (7.62%) Apache Camel
12 17 (7.62%) REST
12 17 (7.62%) Spring Boot
13 14 (6.28%) JAXB
13 14 (6.28%) Spark Streaming
13 14 (6.28%) Spring Integration
14 13 (5.83%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 19 (8.52%) Linux Command Line
2 18 (8.07%) Virtual Team
3 15 (6.73%) Replication
4 13 (5.83%) Enterprise Software
5 11 (4.93%) Computer Science
6 10 (4.48%) User Experience
7 9 (4.04%) Analytical Skills
8 7 (3.14%) Management Information System
9 5 (2.24%) Driving Licence
10 4 (1.79%) Client/Server
10 4 (1.79%) Greenfield Project
10 4 (1.79%) Mobile App
11 3 (1.35%) N-Tier
11 3 (1.35%) Smart Meter
12 2 (0.90%) Data Centre
13 1 (0.45%) Social Media
13 1 (0.45%) Video\Live Streaming
Operating Systems
1 98 (43.95%) Linux
2 49 (21.97%) Unix
3 41 (18.39%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 37 (16.59%) Windows
5 15 (6.73%) Windows Server 2012
6 13 (5.83%) Windows Server
7 6 (2.69%) AIX
8 2 (0.90%) Android
8 2 (0.90%) Solaris
8 2 (0.90%) Windows 7
8 2 (0.90%) Windows Server 2003
8 2 (0.90%) Windows Server 2008
9 1 (0.45%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 90 (40.36%) Agile Software Development
2 49 (21.97%) Scrum
3 46 (20.63%) Unit Testing
4 43 (19.28%) TDD
5 35 (15.70%) System Testing
6 33 (14.80%) Test Automation
7 26 (11.66%) DevOps
8 25 (11.21%) Software Engineering
9 24 (10.76%) Migration
10 23 (10.31%) Acceptance Criteria
10 23 (10.31%) BDD
10 23 (10.31%) Continuous Integration
11 22 (9.87%) SOA
12 19 (8.52%) ETL
12 19 (8.52%) User Stories
13 18 (8.07%) Benchmarking
14 17 (7.62%) API Testing
14 17 (7.62%) Front End Development
14 17 (7.62%) Performance Testing
14 17 (7.62%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 85 (38.12%) SQL
2 50 (22.42%) JavaScript
3 23 (10.31%) PL/SQL
4 18 (8.07%) Shell Script
5 16 (7.17%) C#
6 15 (6.73%) F#
7 14 (6.28%) T-SQL
8 6 (2.69%) Python
9 5 (2.24%) Objective-C
10 4 (1.79%) Lua
10 4 (1.79%) Perl
10 4 (1.79%) PowerShell
10 4 (1.79%) VBScript
11 3 (1.35%) Bash Shell
11 3 (1.35%) C
11 3 (1.35%) Groovy
11 3 (1.35%) PHP
11 3 (1.35%) Ruby
11 3 (1.35%) VBA
12 2 (0.90%) C++
Qualifications
1 50 (22.42%) Security Cleared
2 41 (18.39%) SC Cleared
3 31 (13.90%) Degree
4 11 (4.93%) ISEB
5 10 (4.48%) ISEB Practitioner
5 10 (4.48%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 5 (2.24%) RHCE
6 5 (2.24%) RHCSA
7 4 (1.79%) CISSP
8 3 (1.35%) DV Cleared
8 3 (1.35%) ISTQB
8 3 (1.35%) Sun Certification
9 2 (0.90%) IIBA
9 2 (0.90%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
10 1 (0.45%) BPSS Clearance
10 1 (0.45%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (8.52%) QA
2 2 (0.90%) SLA
3 1 (0.45%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 21 (9.42%) Apache ZooKeeper
2 20 (8.97%) HDFS
3 14 (6.28%) vSphere
4 12 (5.38%) Virtual Machines
5 11 (4.93%) Docker
6 4 (1.79%) Active Directory
6 4 (1.79%) Virtual Servers
7 3 (1.35%) Oracle RAC
7 3 (1.35%) VMware Infrastructure
8 1 (0.45%) NFS
Systems Management
1 13 (5.83%) Puppet
2 10 (4.48%) Opscode Chef
3 6 (2.69%) Hadoop YARN
4 4 (1.79%) Cobbler
5 3 (1.35%) Oracle Identity Manager
6 2 (0.90%) AirWatch
6 2 (0.90%) logstash
6 2 (0.90%) vRealize
7 1 (0.45%) Ansible
7 1 (0.45%) Packer
Vendors
1 93 (41.70%) Oracle
2 41 (18.39%) Red Hat
3 28 (12.56%) Microsoft
4 27 (12.11%) HP
5 22 (9.87%) VMware
6 19 (8.52%) Software AG
6 19 (8.52%) webMethods
7 14 (6.28%) IBM
8 6 (2.69%) Splunk
9 4 (1.79%) MuleSoft
9 4 (1.79%) Tableau
9 4 (1.79%) Talend
9 4 (1.79%) WSO2
9 4 (1.79%) Xamarin
10 3 (1.35%) CyberArk
10 3 (1.35%) Lieberman
10 3 (1.35%) Thycotic
11 2 (0.90%) Cloudera
11 2 (0.90%) Infoblox
11 2 (0.90%) Pega