Period
to 17 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Northamptonshire with a requirement for Java EE skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Java EE over the 6 months to 17 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 Platform, Enterprise Edition (Java EE, JEE)
East Midlands > Northamptonshire
6 months to
17 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 28 39 55
Rank change year-on-year +11 +16 -
Contract jobs citing Java EE 38 35 10
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Northamptonshire 5.51% 3.74% 1.27%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 17.84% 16.36% 6.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 28 31 9
Northamptonshire median daily rate £450 £420 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.14% -6.67% -
10th Percentile £375 £313 £285
90th Percentile £550 £550 £588
East Midlands median daily rate £450 £420 £450
% change year-on-year +7.14% -6.67% +20.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Northamptonshire median hourly rate - - -
East Midlands median hourly rate - - -

Java EE is in the Software Libraries and Frameworks category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Northamptonshire with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
Northamptonshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 213 214 149
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Northamptonshire 30.87% 22.89% 18.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 131 150 88
Northamptonshire median daily rate £450 £420 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.14% +5.00% +9.74%
10th Percentile £281 £313 £254
90th Percentile £550 £550 £558
East Midlands median daily rate £391 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +4.27% +7.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Northamptonshire median hourly rate - - -
East Midlands median hourly rate £43.75 £40.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year +9.38% +60.00% -33.33%

Java EE
Job Vacancy Trend in Northamptonshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Java EE in Northamptonshire

Java EE
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Northamptonshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Java EE in Northamptonshire

Java EE
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Northamptonshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Java EE in Northamptonshire over the 6 months to 17 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Java EE in Northamptonshire

Java EE
Contract Job Locations in Northamptonshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Java EE within the Northamptonshire region over the 6 months to 17 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
Northampton +4 8 £400 +5.26%
Java EE
East Midlands

For the 6 months to 17 November 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Java EE 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 Northamptonshire region with a requirement for Java EE.

1 38 (100.00%) Java
1 38 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 37 (97.37%) Spring
3 28 (73.68%) Hibernate
3 28 (73.68%) J2EE
3 28 (73.68%) E-Commerce
4 23 (60.53%) Oracle
4 23 (60.53%) JUnit
4 23 (60.53%) SQL
5 20 (52.63%) Maven
6 15 (39.47%) NoSQL
7 14 (36.84%) Web Services
8 13 (34.21%) JBoss
8 13 (34.21%) Tomcat
9 12 (31.58%) Internet
9 12 (31.58%) JMS
9 12 (31.58%) SDLC
10 11 (28.95%) RESTful
11 10 (26.32%) TDD
11 10 (26.32%) OO
12 9 (23.68%) SOAP
12 9 (23.68%) JPA
12 9 (23.68%) Git (software)
12 9 (23.68%) Spring Boot
13 8 (21.05%) REST
13 8 (21.05%) Test Automation
13 8 (21.05%) Unit Testing
13 8 (21.05%) Data Modelling
14 7 (18.42%) RDBMS
14 7 (18.42%) Perforce

Java EE
Co-occurring IT Skills in Northamptonshire 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 13 (34.21%) JBoss
1 13 (34.21%) Tomcat
Business Applications
1 1 (2.63%) Oracle SCM
Communications & Networking
1 12 (31.58%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (39.47%) NoSQL
2 7 (18.42%) RDBMS
2 7 (18.42%) Relational Database
3 2 (5.26%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 23 (60.53%) JUnit
2 20 (52.63%) Maven
3 9 (23.68%) Git (software)
4 4 (10.53%) Eclipse
4 4 (10.53%) Gradle
4 4 (10.53%) IntelliJ
4 4 (10.53%) Jenkins
4 4 (10.53%) JProfiler
4 4 (10.53%) SonarQube
5 2 (5.26%) JIRA
6 1 (2.63%) Bitbucket
General
1 6 (15.79%) Banking
1 6 (15.79%) Finance
2 1 (2.63%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 27 (71.05%) Developer
2 26 (68.42%) Java Developer
3 12 (31.58%) Architect
3 12 (31.58%) Java Architect
4 5 (13.16%) Agile Developer
4 5 (13.16%) Agile Java Developer
5 4 (10.53%) Lead Architect
5 4 (10.53%) Lead Developer
5 4 (10.53%) Lead Java Developer
6 3 (7.89%) Java Web Developer
6 3 (7.89%) Web Developer
7 2 (5.26%) Senior Developer
7 2 (5.26%) Senior Java Developer
8 1 (2.63%) Applications Architect
8 1 (2.63%) Applications Developer
8 1 (2.63%) Applications Support
8 1 (2.63%) Java Applications Developer
8 1 (2.63%) Java Technical Architect
8 1 (2.63%) Senior Java Architect
8 1 (2.63%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 37 (97.37%) Spring
2 28 (73.68%) Hibernate
2 28 (73.68%) J2EE
3 14 (36.84%) Web Services
4 12 (31.58%) JMS
5 11 (28.95%) RESTful
6 9 (23.68%) JPA
6 9 (23.68%) SOAP
6 9 (23.68%) Spring Boot
7 8 (21.05%) REST
8 4 (10.53%) HTML
9 3 (7.89%) JSON
10 1 (2.63%) AngularJS
10 1 (2.63%) Backbone.js
10 1 (2.63%) React
10 1 (2.63%) Velocity
10 1 (2.63%) WSDL
10 1 (2.63%) XML
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.63%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 28 (73.68%) E-Commerce
3 12 (31.58%) SDLC
4 10 (26.32%) OO
4 10 (26.32%) TDD
5 8 (21.05%) Data Modelling
5 8 (21.05%) Test Automation
5 8 (21.05%) Unit Testing
6 5 (13.16%) Microservices
7 4 (10.53%) RAD
7 4 (10.53%) Scrum
8 3 (7.89%) Data Protection
8 3 (7.89%) Domain-Driven Design
8 3 (7.89%) Event-Driven Architecture
8 3 (7.89%) OOP
8 3 (7.89%) Web Development
9 1 (2.63%) DevOps
9 1 (2.63%) iOS Development
9 1 (2.63%) Mobile Development
9 1 (2.63%) Pair Programming
Programming Languages
1 38 (100.00%) Java
2 23 (60.53%) SQL
3 1 (2.63%) Apple Swift
3 1 (2.63%) JavaScript
3 1 (2.63%) Objective-C
Vendors
1 23 (60.53%) Oracle
2 7 (18.42%) Perforce
3 1 (2.63%) Capita