Period
to 19 January 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Northampton 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 19 January 2018 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
Northamptonshire > Northampton
6 months to
19 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 10 15 17
Rank change year-on-year +5 +2 -7
Contract jobs citing Java 45 50 30
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Northampton 10.56% 7.74% 6.61%
As % of the Programming Languages category 31.03% 25.13% 22.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 45 44 36
Northampton median daily rate £350 £425 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -17.65% +21.43% -14.63%
10th Percentile £315 £288 £300
90th Percentile £509 £585 £563
Northamptonshire median daily rate £420 £450 £400
% change year-on-year -6.67% +12.50% -4.19%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Northampton median hourly rate - - -
Northamptonshire median hourly rate - - -

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 Northampton with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Northampton
Contract vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 145 199 133
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Northampton 34.04% 30.80% 29.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 99 141 76
Northampton median daily rate £370 £400 £419
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -7.50% -4.48% +4.69%
10th Percentile £274 £300 £300
90th Percentile £500 £575 £575
Northamptonshire median daily rate £400 £420 £400
% change year-on-year -4.76% +5.00% +4.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 1 0
Northampton median hourly rate £10.59 £12.50 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -15.32% - -
Northamptonshire median hourly rate £10.59 £15.75 -
% change year-on-year -32.79% - -

Java
Job Vacancy Trend in Northampton

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

Job vacancy trend for Java in Northampton

Java
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Northampton

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Java in Northampton

Java
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Northampton

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Java in Northampton over the 6 months to 19 January 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Java in Northampton

Java
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Northampton

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Java in Northampton

For the 6 months to 19 January 2018, 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 Northampton region with a requirement for Java.

1 38 (84.44%) Agile Software Development
2 22 (48.89%) TDD
3 20 (44.44%) Spring
4 19 (42.22%) Scrum
5 16 (35.56%) Finance
5 16 (35.56%) SQL
6 15 (33.33%) Oracle
6 15 (33.33%) OO
6 15 (33.33%) Test Automation
7 14 (31.11%) RDBMS
7 14 (31.11%) JUnit
7 14 (31.11%) Jenkins
7 14 (31.11%) Relational Database
8 13 (28.89%) RESTful
9 12 (26.67%) Git (software)
9 12 (26.67%) Hibernate
9 12 (26.67%) Web Services
10 11 (24.44%) JPA
11 10 (22.22%) Unit Testing
11 10 (22.22%) Maven
11 10 (22.22%) HTML
12 9 (20.00%) Data Modelling
12 9 (20.00%) Perforce
12 9 (20.00%) BDD
12 9 (20.00%) Gradle
13 8 (17.78%) Microservices
13 8 (17.78%) Banking
13 8 (17.78%) SOAP
13 8 (17.78%) OOP
14 7 (15.56%) SQL Server

Java
Co-occurring IT Skills in Northampton 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 2 (4.44%) Adobe Experience Manager
1 2 (4.44%) Apache
1 2 (4.44%) Apache Spark
1 2 (4.44%) JBoss
2 1 (2.22%) Sonic ESB
2 1 (2.22%) WebSphere
Business Applications
1 2 (4.44%) BusinessWorks
1 2 (4.44%) SAP Hybris
2 1 (2.22%) Oracle SCM
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.44%) Google Analytics
1 2 (4.44%) OpenShift
2 1 (2.22%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (4.44%) HTTP
1 2 (4.44%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (31.11%) RDBMS
1 14 (31.11%) Relational Database
2 7 (15.56%) SQL Server
3 5 (11.11%) Data Warehouse
3 5 (11.11%) SQL Server 2012
3 5 (11.11%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (4.44%) MongoDB
5 1 (2.22%) NoSQL
5 1 (2.22%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 14 (31.11%) Jenkins
1 14 (31.11%) JUnit
2 12 (26.67%) Git (software)
3 10 (22.22%) Maven
4 9 (20.00%) Gradle
5 7 (15.56%) JIRA
6 6 (13.33%) SonarQube
7 5 (11.11%) Eclipse
7 5 (11.11%) JProfiler
8 4 (8.89%) IntelliJ
9 3 (6.67%) Cucumber
9 3 (6.67%) Selenium
10 2 (4.44%) Bitbucket
10 2 (4.44%) FitNesse
10 2 (4.44%) JMeter
10 2 (4.44%) Ranorex
10 2 (4.44%) SoapUI
10 2 (4.44%) Sonatype Nexus
10 2 (4.44%) TestNG
10 2 (4.44%) WebDriver
General
1 16 (35.56%) Finance
2 8 (17.78%) Banking
3 2 (4.44%) Games
4 1 (2.22%) Financial Institution
4 1 (2.22%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 26 (57.78%) Developer
2 19 (42.22%) Java Developer
3 5 (11.11%) Database Developer
3 5 (11.11%) SQL Database Developer
3 5 (11.11%) SQL Developer
3 5 (11.11%) SQL Server Developer
4 4 (8.89%) Scrum Master
5 3 (6.67%) Angular Developer
5 3 (6.67%) Consultant
5 3 (6.67%) Test Engineer
6 2 (4.44%) Architect
6 2 (4.44%) Delivery Manager
6 2 (4.44%) DevOps Engineer
6 2 (4.44%) Middleware Consultant
6 2 (4.44%) Software Engineer
6 2 (4.44%) Software Test Engineer
6 2 (4.44%) UI Developer
7 1 (2.22%) E-Commerce Manager
7 1 (2.22%) Java Technical Architect
7 1 (2.22%) Test Automation Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (44.44%) Spring
2 13 (28.89%) RESTful
3 12 (26.67%) Hibernate
3 12 (26.67%) Web Services
4 11 (24.44%) JPA
5 10 (22.22%) HTML
6 8 (17.78%) SOAP
7 7 (15.56%) Java EE
7 7 (15.56%) REST
7 7 (15.56%) Spring Boot
8 5 (11.11%) AngularJS
9 4 (8.89%) CSS
9 4 (8.89%) Middleware
9 4 (8.89%) Node.js
10 3 (6.67%) OAuth
10 3 (6.67%) Swagger
10 3 (6.67%) XML
11 2 (4.44%) CSS3
11 2 (4.44%) Kafka
11 2 (4.44%) React
Miscellaneous
1 4 (8.89%) Computer Science
2 2 (4.44%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (4.44%) User Experience
3 1 (2.22%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (2.22%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 2 (4.44%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (84.44%) Agile Software Development
2 22 (48.89%) TDD
3 19 (42.22%) Scrum
4 15 (33.33%) OO
4 15 (33.33%) Test Automation
5 10 (22.22%) Unit Testing
6 9 (20.00%) BDD
6 9 (20.00%) Data Modelling
7 8 (17.78%) Microservices
7 8 (17.78%) OOP
8 7 (15.56%) CRM
8 7 (15.56%) Kanban
8 7 (15.56%) Waterfall
9 5 (11.11%) API Development
9 5 (11.11%) Continuous Integration
9 5 (11.11%) ETL
9 5 (11.11%) ITIL
9 5 (11.11%) Performance Tuning
10 4 (8.89%) RAD
10 4 (8.89%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 16 (35.56%) SQL
2 3 (6.67%) JavaScript
3 2 (4.44%) C#
3 2 (4.44%) Jython
3 2 (4.44%) Perl
Qualifications
1 4 (8.89%) Degree
2 2 (4.44%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.22%) QA
System Software
1 6 (13.33%) Docker
Vendors
1 15 (33.33%) Oracle
2 9 (20.00%) Perforce
3 3 (6.67%) Capita
3 3 (6.67%) hybris
4 2 (4.44%) Adobe
4 2 (4.44%) Apple
4 2 (4.44%) Google
4 2 (4.44%) SAP
4 2 (4.44%) TIBCO
5 1 (2.22%) Infor
5 1 (2.22%) JD Edwards