Period
to 10 December 2018

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 10 December 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
East Midlands > Northamptonshire
6 months to
10 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 6 5 9
Rank change year-on-year -1 +4 +6
Contract jobs citing Java 99 107 112
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Northamptonshire 12.16% 15.97% 12.43%
As % of the Programming Languages category 33.00% 41.96% 35.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 89 86 95
Northamptonshire median daily rate £400 £425 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.88% -5.56% -
10th Percentile £333 £315 £319
90th Percentile £550 £550 £585
East Midlands median daily rate £438 £438 £430
% change year-on-year - +1.74% +1.18%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Northamptonshire median hourly rate - - -
East Midlands 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 Northamptonshire with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Northamptonshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 300 255 313
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Northamptonshire 36.86% 38.06% 34.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 227 170 222
Northamptonshire median daily rate £388 £400 £420
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.13% -4.76% +5.00%
10th Percentile £302 £270 £300
90th Percentile £538 £539 £575
East Midlands median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +6.67% - +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 3
Northamptonshire median hourly rate - £10.59 £15.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -32.79% -
East Midlands median hourly rate £40.00 £39.25 £38.75
% change year-on-year +1.91% +1.29% +113.79%

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 10 December 2018.

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 10 December 2018. 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 +6 80 £400 +2.56% 9
Corby - 1 - - 2
Java
East Midlands

For the 6 months to 10 December 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Java also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Northamptonshire region with a requirement for Java.

1 55 (55.56%) Agile Software Development
2 41 (41.41%) Spring
3 31 (31.31%) JUnit
4 30 (30.30%) Jenkins
4 30 (30.30%) Spring Boot
5 28 (28.28%) JIRA
6 27 (27.27%) Scrum
7 26 (26.26%) Maven
7 26 (26.26%) Git (software)
7 26 (26.26%) Test Automation
8 25 (25.25%) AngularJS
9 24 (24.24%) Gradle
9 24 (24.24%) JavaScript
10 23 (23.23%) HTML
10 23 (23.23%) Microservices
11 22 (22.22%) HTML5
12 20 (20.20%) Finance
13 19 (19.19%) CSS
13 19 (19.19%) Continuous Integration
14 18 (18.18%) Selenium
14 18 (18.18%) J2EE
15 16 (16.16%) Hibernate
15 16 (16.16%) REST
16 15 (15.15%) Confluence
16 15 (15.15%) Docker
16 15 (15.15%) Java 8
17 14 (14.14%) Cucumber
17 14 (14.14%) TDD
17 14 (14.14%) Unit Testing
17 14 (14.14%) Android

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 15 (15.15%) Confluence
2 7 (7.07%) Tomcat
3 6 (6.06%) JBoss
4 5 (5.05%) Apache Spark
5 3 (3.03%) WebLogic
5 3 (3.03%) WebSphere
6 2 (2.02%) Mule
7 1 (1.01%) Apache Pig
7 1 (1.01%) IIS
7 1 (1.01%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 1 (1.01%) Sonic ESB
Applications
1 1 (1.01%) CATIA
Business Applications
1 1 (1.01%) ENOVIA
1 1 (1.01%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 8 (8.08%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (7.07%) npm
3 4 (4.04%) OpenShift
4 2 (2.02%) Microsoft Azure
5 1 (1.01%) Google Cloud Platform
5 1 (1.01%) Sauce Labs
Communications & Networking
1 4 (4.04%) Kerberos
2 1 (1.01%) DSL
2 1 (1.01%) Internet
2 1 (1.01%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (9.09%) Hadoop
2 6 (6.06%) Big Data
2 6 (6.06%) SQL Server
3 5 (5.05%) Apache Cassandra
3 5 (5.05%) Apache Hive
3 5 (5.05%) HBase
3 5 (5.05%) MongoDB
4 4 (4.04%) NoSQL
5 2 (2.02%) Aerospike
5 2 (2.02%) OLTP
6 1 (1.01%) Geospatial Data
6 1 (1.01%) GIS
Development Applications
1 31 (31.31%) JUnit
2 30 (30.30%) Jenkins
3 28 (28.28%) JIRA
4 26 (26.26%) Git (software)
4 26 (26.26%) Maven
5 24 (24.24%) Gradle
6 18 (18.18%) Selenium
7 14 (14.14%) Cucumber
8 13 (13.13%) Subversion
9 7 (7.07%) Bitbucket
9 7 (7.07%) CA Release Automation
9 7 (7.07%) HP UFT
10 6 (6.06%) LoadUI
10 6 (6.06%) Mockito
10 6 (6.06%) SoapUI
11 3 (3.03%) Eclipse
12 2 (2.02%) SonarQube
12 2 (2.02%) Sonatype Nexus
12 2 (2.02%) WebDriver
13 1 (1.01%) Protractor
General
1 20 (20.20%) Finance
2 10 (10.10%) Banking
3 3 (3.03%) Retail
Job Titles
1 75 (75.76%) Developer
2 54 (54.55%) Java Developer
3 12 (12.12%) Android Developer
4 7 (7.07%) Architect
5 4 (4.04%) Data Scientist
5 4 (4.04%) Hadoop Developer
5 4 (4.04%) Solutions Architect
6 3 (3.03%) MuleSoft Developer
6 3 (3.03%) Senior Developer
6 3 (3.03%) Senior Java Developer
6 3 (3.03%) UI Developer
7 2 (2.02%) Analyst
7 2 (2.02%) Development Manager
7 2 (2.02%) DevOps Engineer
7 2 (2.02%) SOA Developer
7 2 (2.02%) Software Engineer
8 1 (1.01%) Consultant
8 1 (1.01%) Software Architect
8 1 (1.01%) Test Analyst
8 1 (1.01%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 41 (41.41%) Spring
2 30 (30.30%) Spring Boot
3 25 (25.25%) AngularJS
4 23 (23.23%) HTML
5 22 (22.22%) HTML5
6 19 (19.19%) CSS
7 18 (18.18%) J2EE
8 16 (16.16%) Hibernate
8 16 (16.16%) REST
9 13 (13.13%) Android SDK
10 12 (12.12%) Node.js
10 12 (12.12%) Web Services
11 10 (10.10%) Ajax
11 10 (10.10%) Android NDK
11 10 (10.10%) CSS3
11 10 (10.10%) Ionic Framework
11 10 (10.10%) RAML
12 9 (9.09%) jQuery
12 9 (9.09%) RESTful
13 8 (8.08%) Spring Security
Miscellaneous
1 5 (5.05%) Algorithms
1 5 (5.05%) Data Structures
2 4 (4.04%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (2.02%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.01%) Linux Command Line
4 1 (1.01%) Mobile App
4 1 (1.01%) Public Cloud
4 1 (1.01%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 14 (14.14%) Android
2 7 (7.07%) Unix
3 4 (4.04%) Linux
4 3 (3.03%) Windows
5 1 (1.01%) Apple iOS
5 1 (1.01%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 55 (55.56%) Agile Software Development
2 27 (27.27%) Scrum
3 26 (26.26%) Test Automation
4 23 (23.23%) Microservices
5 19 (19.19%) Continuous Integration
6 14 (14.14%) TDD
6 14 (14.14%) Unit Testing
7 13 (13.13%) Android Development
7 13 (13.13%) DevOps
7 13 (13.13%) OO
8 11 (11.11%) BDD
9 10 (10.10%) Cryptography
9 10 (10.10%) Secure Coding
10 9 (9.09%) Continuous Delivery
11 8 (8.08%) E-Commerce
11 8 (8.08%) Open Source
12 7 (7.07%) Deployment Automation
12 7 (7.07%) OOD
12 7 (7.07%) Pair Programming
12 7 (7.07%) Responsive Web Design
Programming Languages
1 24 (24.24%) JavaScript
2 15 (15.15%) Java 8
3 12 (12.12%) C++
4 11 (11.11%) Python
5 10 (10.10%) C
6 9 (9.09%) SQL
7 8 (8.08%) Scala
8 6 (6.06%) Shell Script
9 4 (4.04%) ActionScript
9 4 (4.04%) ActionScript 2.0
9 4 (4.04%) Java 9
9 4 (4.04%) PL/SQL
10 2 (2.02%) C#
10 2 (2.02%) Groovy
10 2 (2.02%) PowerShell
11 1 (1.01%) Apple Swift
11 1 (1.01%) AWK
11 1 (1.01%) PHP
Qualifications
1 2 (2.02%) Degree
2 1 (1.01%) ISEB
2 1 (1.01%) ISTQB
2 1 (1.01%) SC Cleared
2 1 (1.01%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.03%) PSD2
2 2 (2.02%) QA
System Software
1 15 (15.15%) Docker
2 1 (1.01%) Apache Flume
2 1 (1.01%) Apache ZooKeeper
2 1 (1.01%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 11 (11.11%) Opscode Chef
2 7 (7.07%) Puppet
3 4 (4.04%) Control-M
3 4 (4.04%) Tivoli
4 3 (3.03%) Terraform
5 2 (2.02%) Ansible
6 1 (1.01%) Hadoop YARN
6 1 (1.01%) Kubernetes
6 1 (1.01%) Mesos
6 1 (1.01%) Oozie
Vendors
1 12 (12.12%) Oracle
2 7 (7.07%) CA Agile Central
3 5 (5.05%) MuleSoft
4 4 (4.04%) SAP
5 3 (3.03%) Perforce
6 2 (2.02%) Pega
7 1 (1.01%) Citrix
7 1 (1.01%) Civica
7 1 (1.01%) ESRI
7 1 (1.01%) Red Hat