Period
to 23 July 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Northamptonshire 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 23 July 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
East Midlands > Northamptonshire
6 months to
23 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 9 10 8
Rank change year-on-year +1 -2 +22
Contract jobs citing Java 81 72 116
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Northamptonshire 11.05% 9.63% 13.98%
As % of the Programming Languages category 35.68% 33.03% 43.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 59 83 78
Northamptonshire median daily rate £438 £420 £360
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.17% +16.67% +28.57%
10th Percentile £318 £311 £248
90th Percentile £575 £525 £556
East Midlands median daily rate £423 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +5.63% - +8.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 10 0
Northamptonshire median hourly rate - £23.00 -
East Midlands median hourly rate - £23.00 -

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 Northamptonshire with a requirement for programming language skills.

Contract Programming Language Skills
Northamptonshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 227 218 268
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Northamptonshire 30.97% 29.14% 32.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 151 165 170
Northamptonshire median daily rate £410 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.50% +14.29% +7.69%
10th Percentile £281 £278 £225
90th Percentile £550 £513 £550
East Midlands median daily rate £375 £350 £336
% change year-on-year +7.14% +4.09% +5.08%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 8 4
Northamptonshire median hourly rate £113.75 £54.50 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +108.72% +186.84% -20.00%
10th Percentile £53.23 £25.18 £18.75
90th Percentile £178.48 £76.75 £19.25
East Midlands median hourly rate £48.50 £39.00 £23.75
% change year-on-year +24.36% +64.21% -32.14%

Java
Job Vacancy Trend in Northamptonshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Java in Northamptonshire

Java
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Northamptonshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Java in Northamptonshire

Java
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Northamptonshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Java in Northamptonshire over the 6 months to 23 July 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Java in Northamptonshire

Java
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Northamptonshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Java in Northamptonshire

Java
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 within the Northamptonshire region over the 6 months to 23 July 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 -1 50 £425 +13.33% 3
Java
East Midlands

For the 6 months to 23 July 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 Northamptonshire region with a requirement for Java.

1 47 (58.02%) Agile Software Development
2 34 (41.98%) J2EE
3 28 (34.57%) Banking
3 28 (34.57%) Spring
4 24 (29.63%) Ajax
5 23 (28.40%) Hibernate
6 22 (27.16%) Finance
6 22 (27.16%) JavaScript
6 22 (27.16%) Oracle
6 22 (27.16%) Java EE
7 21 (25.93%) JBoss
8 20 (24.69%) E-Commerce
8 20 (24.69%) JSON
9 19 (23.46%) Eclipse
9 19 (23.46%) OO
10 18 (22.22%) TDD
11 17 (20.99%) Git (software)
12 16 (19.75%) SQL
12 16 (19.75%) SDLC
13 15 (18.52%) JSP
13 15 (18.52%) SOAP
13 15 (18.52%) jQuery
14 14 (17.28%) JPA
14 14 (17.28%) Tomcat
15 12 (14.81%) IntelliJ
15 12 (14.81%) XML
15 12 (14.81%) WebSphere
15 12 (14.81%) Jenkins
16 11 (13.58%) Gradle
16 11 (13.58%) Web Application Development

Java
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 21 (25.93%) JBoss
2 14 (17.28%) Tomcat
3 12 (14.81%) WebSphere
4 7 (8.64%) Apache
4 7 (8.64%) Elasticsearch
5 2 (2.47%) Apache Spark
5 2 (2.47%) CMS
5 2 (2.47%) WebLogic
5 2 (2.47%) WebSphere Application Server
6 1 (1.23%) Documentum
6 1 (1.23%) FileNet
6 1 (1.23%) GlassFish
6 1 (1.23%) WebLogic Integration
6 1 (1.23%) WebLogic Portal
6 1 (1.23%) WebSphere Process Server
Business Applications
1 2 (2.47%) Oracle BPM
2 1 (1.23%) Pega PRPC
Cloud Services
1 8 (9.88%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (7.41%) G Suite
3 2 (2.47%) GitHub
4 1 (1.23%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (12.35%) Internet
2 4 (4.94%) Cisco Nexus
3 2 (2.47%) SAN
4 1 (1.23%) DNS
4 1 (1.23%) HTTP
4 1 (1.23%) Intranet
4 1 (1.23%) SMTP
4 1 (1.23%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (13.58%) MongoDB
1 11 (13.58%) Oracle Database
2 9 (11.11%) RDBMS
2 9 (11.11%) Relational Database
3 8 (9.88%) SQL Server
4 7 (8.64%) MySQL
5 6 (7.41%) NoSQL
6 5 (6.17%) Big Data
7 3 (3.70%) DB2
8 2 (2.47%) Apache Hive
8 2 (2.47%) Hadoop
8 2 (2.47%) HBase
9 1 (1.23%) Oracle Database 10g
9 1 (1.23%) Oracle Database 11g
9 1 (1.23%) Oracle9i Database
9 1 (1.23%) PowerCenter
9 1 (1.23%) SQL Server 2000
9 1 (1.23%) SQL Server 2005
9 1 (1.23%) SQL Server 2008
9 1 (1.23%) Sqoop
Development Applications
1 19 (23.46%) Eclipse
2 17 (20.99%) Git (software)
3 12 (14.81%) IntelliJ
3 12 (14.81%) Jenkins
4 11 (13.58%) Gradle
5 10 (12.35%) Ant
5 10 (12.35%) JProfiler
6 9 (11.11%) JIRA
6 9 (11.11%) JUnit
7 3 (3.70%) Maven
7 3 (3.70%) SonarQube
8 2 (2.47%) Cucumber
8 2 (2.47%) Selenium
9 1 (1.23%) Bitbucket
9 1 (1.23%) ClearCase
9 1 (1.23%) Grunt
9 1 (1.23%) LoadRunner
9 1 (1.23%) Lombardi
9 1 (1.23%) Subversion
General
1 28 (34.57%) Banking
2 22 (27.16%) Finance
3 4 (4.94%) Retail
4 2 (2.47%) Marketing
5 1 (1.23%) Back Office
5 1 (1.23%) Multimedia
5 1 (1.23%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 39 (48.15%) Developer
2 32 (39.51%) Java Developer
3 17 (20.99%) Architect
4 8 (9.88%) Digital Architect
4 8 (9.88%) Java Architect
5 7 (8.64%) Analyst
5 7 (8.64%) Test Analyst
6 5 (6.17%) Designer
7 4 (4.94%) Agile Developer
7 4 (4.94%) Agile Java Developer
7 4 (4.94%) Infrastructure Designer
8 3 (3.70%) Java Web Developer
8 3 (3.70%) Performance Analyst
8 3 (3.70%) Performance Test Analyst
8 3 (3.70%) Web Developer
9 2 (2.47%) Banking Analyst
9 2 (2.47%) Linux Administrator
9 2 (2.47%) Linux Systems Administrator
9 2 (2.47%) Senior Java Developer
9 2 (2.47%) Technical Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (41.98%) J2EE
2 28 (34.57%) Spring
3 24 (29.63%) Ajax
4 23 (28.40%) Hibernate
5 22 (27.16%) Java EE
6 20 (24.69%) JSON
7 15 (18.52%) jQuery
7 15 (18.52%) JSP
7 15 (18.52%) SOAP
8 14 (17.28%) JPA
9 12 (14.81%) XML
10 11 (13.58%) Web Services
11 10 (12.35%) JMS
11 10 (12.35%) JSF
12 9 (11.11%) HTML
13 8 (9.88%) CSS
13 8 (9.88%) Kafka
13 8 (9.88%) Node.js
14 7 (8.64%) AngularJS
14 7 (8.64%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 7 (8.64%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (7.41%) Cloud Native
3 2 (2.47%) Data Centre
3 2 (2.47%) Mobile App
4 1 (1.23%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.23%) Cyber Attack
4 1 (1.23%) Cyberthreat
4 1 (1.23%) DataPower
4 1 (1.23%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (1.23%) Hybrid Cloud
4 1 (1.23%) Mobile Payment
4 1 (1.23%) PMI
4 1 (1.23%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 11 (13.58%) Unix
2 6 (7.41%) Linux
2 6 (7.41%) Windows
3 4 (4.94%) Android
3 4 (4.94%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 47 (58.02%) Agile Software Development
2 20 (24.69%) E-Commerce
3 19 (23.46%) OO
4 18 (22.22%) TDD
5 16 (19.75%) SDLC
6 11 (13.58%) Web Application Development
7 10 (12.35%) Data Modelling
7 10 (12.35%) Microservices
7 10 (12.35%) Performance Testing
7 10 (12.35%) Scrum
8 9 (11.11%) Data Protection
8 9 (11.11%) DevOps
8 9 (11.11%) Open Source
8 9 (11.11%) Test Automation
8 9 (11.11%) Unit Testing
9 8 (9.88%) Continuous Integration
9 8 (9.88%) RAD
9 8 (9.88%) Web Development
10 7 (8.64%) Test Scripting
10 7 (8.64%) Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 22 (27.16%) JavaScript
2 16 (19.75%) SQL
3 7 (8.64%) Python
3 7 (8.64%) Ruby
4 6 (7.41%) Go
5 2 (2.47%) Perl
5 2 (2.47%) R
5 2 (2.47%) Scala
6 1 (1.23%) Apple Swift
6 1 (1.23%) Bash Shell
6 1 (1.23%) Groovy
6 1 (1.23%) Objective-C
6 1 (1.23%) PHP
6 1 (1.23%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (1.23%) AWS Certification
1 1 (1.23%) Computer Science Degree
1 1 (1.23%) Degree
1 1 (1.23%) PMI Certification
System Software
1 2 (2.47%) Docker
2 1 (1.23%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.23%) Apache Flume
2 1 (1.23%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 7 (8.64%) Ganglia
1 7 (8.64%) Kibana
1 7 (8.64%) nmon
2 6 (7.41%) Grafana
2 6 (7.41%) logstash
2 6 (7.41%) Tivoli
2 6 (7.41%) Tivoli Monitoring
3 3 (3.70%) Opscode Chef
4 2 (2.47%) Ansible
4 2 (2.47%) Puppet
5 1 (1.23%) CFEngine
5 1 (1.23%) Computer Emergency Response Teams
5 1 (1.23%) Hadoop YARN
5 1 (1.23%) Kubernetes
5 1 (1.23%) Mesos
5 1 (1.23%) Nagios
Vendors
1 22 (27.16%) Oracle
2 9 (11.11%) Perforce
3 8 (9.88%) IBM
4 7 (8.64%) AppDynamics
5 6 (7.41%) Google
6 4 (4.94%) Cisco
7 1 (1.23%) Chordiant
7 1 (1.23%) Cloudera
7 1 (1.23%) F5
7 1 (1.23%) Informatica
7 1 (1.23%) Kony
7 1 (1.23%) Microsoft
7 1 (1.23%) Pega
7 1 (1.23%) Salesforce.com
7 1 (1.23%) SAP
7 1 (1.23%) Sencha
7 1 (1.23%) Sybase
7 1 (1.23%) TIBCO
7 1 (1.23%) WSO2
Northampton, Northamptonshire
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