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 3 months to 22 March 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.

3 months to
22 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Java
South East / Hampshire
Rank 16 18 13
Rank change year-on-year +2 -5  
Contract jobs citing Java 144 183 188
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 7.92% 8.41% 8.92%
As % of the Programming Languages category 23.84% 25.14% 22.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 88 128 75
Median daily rate £444 £378 £385
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +17.54% -1.94%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £318 £324 £283
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £454 £534
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +6.25% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 12 18
Median hourly rate £45.00 £42.50 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £26.00 £38.00 £35.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.20 £47.15 £42.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.00 £40.00 £38.00
% change year-on-year +2.50% +5.26%  

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 Hampshire with a requirement for programming language skills.

Contract Programming Language Skills
Hampshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 604 728 819
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Hampshire 33.22% 33.47% 38.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 355 486 423
Median daily rate £395 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.33% +7.14%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +3.33% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 44 32 41
Median hourly rate £43.00 £38.00 £39.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +13.15% -2.56%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £26.00 £22.50 £35.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.40 £47.50 £42.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.64 £40.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year +4.10% +11.11%  

Java
Job Vacancy Trend in Hampshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Hampshire 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 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 3 months to 22 March 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 hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Java in Hampshire.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Java in Hampshire

Java
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in Hampshire

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing Java in Hampshire over the 3 months to 22 March 2017.

Contractor hourly rate histogram 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 3 months to 22 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
Basingstoke +15 18 £400 +8.84% 8
Winchester 0 17 £438 +16.66% 5
Southampton -10 15 £450 +13.92% 13
Portsmouth -4 11 £348 -0.71% 6
Farnborough +3 10 £525 +38.15% 7
Fleet +8 7 £525 +16.66%
Fareham -5 6 £375 +15.38% 3
Aldershot - 6 £444 - 1
Andover -1 4 £325 -13.33% 2
Havant -2 3 £460 - 5
Java
South East

Java
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 22 March 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.

1 116 (46.03%) Agile Software Development
2 90 (35.71%) Linux
3 76 (30.16%) Oracle
4 71 (28.17%) Web Services
5 60 (23.81%) Security Cleared
6 58 (23.02%) JavaScript
7 53 (21.03%) Spring
7 53 (21.03%) Scrum
8 49 (19.44%) XML
8 49 (19.44%) JBoss
9 48 (19.05%) SQL
10 47 (18.65%) TDD
11 46 (18.25%) SC Cleared
12 44 (17.46%) HTML
12 44 (17.46%) Windows
13 41 (16.27%) J2EE
14 40 (15.87%) Git (software)
15 39 (15.48%) Continuous Integration
15 39 (15.48%) Subversion
16 37 (14.68%) Python
17 36 (14.29%) Apache
17 36 (14.29%) JIRA
17 36 (14.29%) BDD
18 34 (13.49%) Tomcat
19 31 (12.30%) Oracle Database
20 30 (11.90%) Ant
20 30 (11.90%) Eclipse
20 30 (11.90%) REST
21 29 (11.51%) Red Hat
21 29 (11.51%) CSS

Java
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 49 (19.44%) JBoss
2 36 (14.29%) Apache
3 34 (13.49%) Tomcat
4 21 (8.33%) WebSphere
5 18 (7.14%) WebLogic
6 13 (5.16%) ATG Dynamo
7 9 (3.57%) Oracle HTTP Server
8 8 (3.17%) Cloud Foundry
9 6 (2.38%) Apache Spark
9 6 (2.38%) OpenStack
10 5 (1.98%) GlassFish
11 4 (1.59%) Confluence
11 4 (1.59%) Oracle SOA Suite
12 3 (1.19%) GemFire
13 2 (0.79%) ArcGIS
13 2 (0.79%) Documentum
14 1 (0.40%) Anypoint
14 1 (0.40%) Elasticsearch
14 1 (0.40%) Jupyter
14 1 (0.40%) SharePoint
Applications
1 9 (3.57%) MS Excel
2 5 (1.98%) MS Office
3 2 (0.79%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.40%) Adobe Illustrator
4 1 (0.40%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 3 (1.19%) Oracle Applications
1 3 (1.19%) Oracle BPM
1 3 (1.19%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 2 (0.79%) Oracle ERP
2 2 (0.79%) Payment Gateway
3 1 (0.40%) Oracle General Ledger
3 1 (0.40%) Oracle Payables
3 1 (0.40%) Oracle Receivables
3 1 (0.40%) Remedy ITSM
3 1 (0.40%) SAP Business One
Cloud Services
1 22 (8.73%) Amazon AWS
2 12 (4.76%) Microsoft Azure
3 9 (3.57%) PaaS
4 8 (3.17%) GitHub
5 5 (1.98%) AWS Lambda
6 4 (1.59%) IaaS
7 3 (1.19%) SaaS
8 1 (0.40%) Boomi
8 1 (0.40%) Force.com
8 1 (0.40%) Office 365
8 1 (0.40%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 15 (5.95%) HTTP
2 7 (2.78%) LAN
3 6 (2.38%) Firewall
4 4 (1.59%) DNS
4 4 (1.59%) LDAP
4 4 (1.59%) SNMP
4 4 (1.59%) TCP/IP
5 3 (1.19%) PuTTY
5 3 (1.19%) WinSCP
6 2 (0.79%) 3GPP
6 2 (0.79%) Diameter Protocol
6 2 (0.79%) DVB
6 2 (0.79%) SIGTRAN
6 2 (0.79%) VLAN
6 2 (0.79%) Wireshark
7 1 (0.40%) AMQP
7 1 (0.40%) Cisco ASA
7 1 (0.40%) Internet
7 1 (0.40%) Network Security
7 1 (0.40%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (12.30%) Oracle Database
2 28 (11.11%) PostgreSQL
3 20 (7.94%) MySQL
4 19 (7.54%) SQL Server
5 12 (4.76%) Relational Database
6 9 (3.57%) RDBMS
7 7 (2.78%) HBase
8 6 (2.38%) Big Data
8 6 (2.38%) Hadoop
8 6 (2.38%) Oracle Database 10g
9 5 (1.98%) Amazon RDS
10 4 (1.59%) Apache Cassandra
10 4 (1.59%) NoSQL
10 4 (1.59%) Oracle Reports
11 3 (1.19%) MongoDB
11 3 (1.19%) Oracle Database 11g
11 3 (1.19%) SQL Server 2008
12 2 (0.79%) JasperReports
12 2 (0.79%) SQL Server 2005
12 2 (0.79%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 40 (15.87%) Git (software)
2 39 (15.48%) Subversion
3 36 (14.29%) JIRA
4 30 (11.90%) Ant
4 30 (11.90%) Eclipse
5 28 (11.11%) Jenkins
5 28 (11.11%) Selenium
6 24 (9.52%) JUnit
7 20 (7.94%) Gradle
8 17 (6.75%) Cucumber
9 16 (6.35%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 14 (5.56%) Visual Studio
11 13 (5.16%) Log4j
11 13 (5.16%) Maven
12 10 (3.97%) Artifactory
13 9 (3.57%) Team Foundation Server
14 8 (3.17%) Checkstyle
14 8 (3.17%) FindBugs
14 8 (3.17%) Mockito
14 8 (3.17%) WebDriver
General
1 22 (8.73%) Finance
2 13 (5.16%) Retail
3 12 (4.76%) Telecoms
4 5 (1.98%) Manufacturing
5 3 (1.19%) Electronics
5 3 (1.19%) Marketing
6 2 (0.79%) Advertising
6 2 (0.79%) Aerospace
6 2 (0.79%) Billing
6 2 (0.79%) Military
7 1 (0.40%) Banking
7 1 (0.40%) Dutch Language
7 1 (0.40%) Games
7 1 (0.40%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 147 (58.33%) Developer
2 89 (35.32%) Java Developer
3 22 (8.73%) Senior Developer
4 16 (6.35%) Analyst
5 15 (5.95%) Agile Developer
5 15 (5.95%) Agile Java Developer
6 14 (5.56%) Software Engineer
7 13 (5.16%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
7 13 (5.16%) Senior Java Developer
7 13 (5.16%) Tester
8 12 (4.76%) Architect
9 11 (4.37%) Test Analyst
10 10 (3.97%) Consultant
10 10 (3.97%) Java Software Developer
10 10 (3.97%) SC Cleared Java Developer
11 9 (3.57%) C++ Developer
11 9 (3.57%) C++/Java Developer
12 8 (3.17%) Applications Developer
12 8 (3.17%) DevOps Engineer
12 8 (3.17%) Java Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 71 (28.17%) Web Services
2 53 (21.03%) Spring
3 49 (19.44%) XML
4 44 (17.46%) HTML
5 41 (16.27%) J2EE
6 30 (11.90%) REST
7 29 (11.51%) CSS
7 29 (11.51%) Hibernate
7 29 (11.51%) SOAP
8 27 (10.71%) RESTful
9 23 (9.13%) ActiveMQ
10 22 (8.73%) Ajax
11 21 (8.33%) Apache Camel
11 21 (8.33%) JMS
11 21 (8.33%) JSP
12 19 (7.54%) .NET
12 19 (7.54%) JDBC
13 18 (7.14%) JSF
14 17 (6.75%) AngularJS
14 17 (6.75%) Servlets
Miscellaneous
1 12 (4.76%) User Experience
2 8 (3.17%) Client/Server
2 8 (3.17%) Smart Meter
3 7 (2.78%) Management Information System
3 7 (2.78%) Replication
4 6 (2.38%) Linux Command Line
4 6 (2.38%) PKI
5 5 (1.98%) Analytical Skills
5 5 (1.98%) Computer Science
5 5 (1.98%) Enterprise Software
6 4 (1.59%) Data Centre
6 4 (1.59%) Virtual Team
7 3 (1.19%) Mobile App
7 3 (1.19%) Taxonomies
8 2 (0.79%) Data Structures
8 2 (0.79%) Embedded Systems
8 2 (0.79%) STB
9 1 (0.40%) Digital TV
9 1 (0.40%) Social Media
9 1 (0.40%) Vector Graphics
Operating Systems
1 90 (35.71%) Linux
2 44 (17.46%) Windows
3 26 (10.32%) Unix
4 16 (6.35%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 5 (1.98%) Solaris
5 5 (1.98%) Windows Server
6 3 (1.19%) Windows Server 2008
6 3 (1.19%) Windows Server 2012
7 2 (0.79%) AIX
7 2 (0.79%) Android
7 2 (0.79%) Apple iOS
7 2 (0.79%) Windows 7
8 1 (0.40%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 116 (46.03%) Agile Software Development
2 53 (21.03%) Scrum
3 47 (18.65%) TDD
4 39 (15.48%) Continuous Integration
5 36 (14.29%) BDD
6 26 (10.32%) E-Commerce
6 26 (10.32%) Unit Testing
7 23 (9.13%) DevOps
7 23 (9.13%) SDLC
8 22 (8.73%) Software Engineering
9 19 (7.54%) Microservices
9 19 (7.54%) MVC
10 16 (6.35%) Web Development
11 14 (5.56%) Migration
12 13 (5.16%) Front End Development
12 13 (5.16%) Integration Testing
12 13 (5.16%) Personalization
12 13 (5.16%) System Testing
13 12 (4.76%) Quality Management
13 12 (4.76%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 58 (23.02%) JavaScript
2 48 (19.05%) SQL
3 37 (14.68%) Python
4 23 (9.13%) C++
5 20 (7.94%) C#
6 19 (7.54%) PHP
7 15 (5.95%) Ruby
7 15 (5.95%) Scala
8 14 (5.56%) Shell Script
9 13 (5.16%) Perl
10 10 (3.97%) Bash Shell
11 7 (2.78%) C
12 6 (2.38%) Groovy
12 6 (2.38%) PL/SQL
12 6 (2.38%) VB
13 3 (1.19%) F#
13 3 (1.19%) PowerShell
14 2 (0.79%) Apex Code
14 2 (0.79%) Tcl
14 2 (0.79%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 60 (23.81%) Security Cleared
2 46 (18.25%) SC Cleared
3 15 (5.95%) Degree
4 11 (4.37%) DV Cleared
5 8 (3.17%) RHCSA
6 7 (2.78%) ISEB
6 7 (2.78%) RHCE
7 6 (2.38%) CISSP
8 5 (1.98%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 4 (1.59%) CompTIA Security+
9 4 (1.59%) ISTQB
9 4 (1.59%) Security+ Certification
10 3 (1.19%) ISEB Practitioner
10 3 (1.19%) SANS
11 2 (0.79%) PRINCE2 Certification
12 1 (0.40%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (8.73%) QA
2 2 (0.79%) HL7
2 2 (0.79%) PCI DSS
2 2 (0.79%) PMO
3 1 (0.40%) PA-DSS
3 1 (0.40%) SDET
System Software
1 10 (3.97%) Docker
1 10 (3.97%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (1.98%) Active Directory
3 4 (1.59%) HDFS
4 2 (0.79%) Apache ZooKeeper
4 2 (0.79%) Samba
4 2 (0.79%) vCloud
4 2 (0.79%) Virtual Machines
4 2 (0.79%) vSphere
5 1 (0.40%) Shibboleth
Systems Management
1 10 (3.97%) Puppet
2 8 (3.17%) Ansible
3 4 (1.59%) Opscode Chef
4 2 (0.79%) Cobbler
4 2 (0.79%) vRealize
5 1 (0.40%) Hadoop YARN
5 1 (0.40%) Kubernetes
5 1 (0.40%) Oracle Identity Management
5 1 (0.40%) WebSphere Cast Iron
Vendors
1 76 (30.16%) Oracle
2 29 (11.51%) Red Hat
3 22 (8.73%) VMware
4 18 (7.14%) ATG
5 16 (6.35%) Microsoft
6 10 (3.97%) HP
7 8 (3.17%) Splunk
8 7 (2.78%) Jaspersoft
9 6 (2.38%) Telerik
10 5 (1.98%) SAP
10 5 (1.98%) Talend
11 4 (1.59%) Atlassian
11 4 (1.59%) IBM
12 3 (1.19%) CA
12 3 (1.19%) Remedy
13 2 (0.79%) Cisco
13 2 (0.79%) ESRI
13 2 (0.79%) Google
13 2 (0.79%) Infoflex
13 2 (0.79%) Salesforce.com
Hook, Hampshire
Certes Computing Ltd
Rate: £1 per annum
Posted: 10 hours ago
Basingstoke
Spectrum IT
Posted: 12 days ago
Winchester, Hampshire
Square One Resources
Rate: From £350 to £400 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Basingstoke
Spectrum IT
Rate: £400 - £500 per day
Posted: 13 days ago
Hampshire
People Source Consulting
Rate: £400 - £500 per day
Posted: 13 days ago
Andover
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Rate: £500 - £575 per day
Posted: 23 days ago