Period
to 26 May 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Southampton 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 26 May 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
Hampshire > Southampton
6 months to
26 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 20 23 13
Rank change year-on-year +3 -10 -7
Contract jobs citing Java 27 25 51
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Southampton 6.49% 5.27% 10.06%
As % of the Programming Languages category 17.65% 16.78% 32.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 17 22
Southampton median daily rate £400 £450 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -11.11% +9.09% +6.45%
10th Percentile £313 £320 £318
90th Percentile £575 £613 £483
Hampshire median daily rate £425 £438 £400
% change year-on-year -2.86% +9.38% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 1
Southampton median hourly rate £44.50 - £42.50
10th Percentile £42.05 - £41.25
90th Percentile £47.35 - £43.75
Hampshire median hourly rate £45.00 £45.00 £43.25
% change year-on-year - +4.05% +8.13%

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 Southampton with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Southampton
Contract vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 153 149 159
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Southampton 36.78% 31.43% 31.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 102 87 92
Southampton median daily rate £425 £350 £368
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +21.43% -4.76% -2.00%
10th Percentile £306 £263 £269
90th Percentile £600 £575 £444
Hampshire median daily rate £421 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +8.65% +3.33% +3.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 2 8
Southampton median hourly rate £44.00 £27.75 £15.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +58.56% +81.97% -33.15%
10th Percentile £31.05 £15.38 £13.00
90th Percentile £52.00 £40.73 £39.38
Hampshire median hourly rate £40.50 £43.00 £40.50
% change year-on-year -5.81% +6.17% +3.85%

Java
Job Vacancy Trend in Southampton

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

Job vacancy trend for Java in Southampton

Java
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Southampton

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Java in Southampton

Java
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Southampton

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Java in Southampton over the 6 months to 26 May 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Java in Southampton

Java
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Southampton

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Java in Southampton

For the 6 months to 26 May 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 Southampton region with a requirement for Java.

1 13 (48.15%) Oracle
2 11 (40.74%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (37.04%) SQL
4 9 (33.33%) JavaScript
5 8 (29.63%) Web Services
5 8 (29.63%) Spring
6 7 (25.93%) .NET
6 7 (25.93%) Git (software)
7 6 (22.22%) GWT
7 6 (22.22%) Security Cleared
8 5 (18.52%) WPF
8 5 (18.52%) C#
8 5 (18.52%) HTML
8 5 (18.52%) JSP
8 5 (18.52%) Hibernate
8 5 (18.52%) Problem-Solving
9 4 (14.81%) SC Cleared
9 4 (14.81%) JSF
9 4 (14.81%) JUnit
9 4 (14.81%) J2EE
9 4 (14.81%) XSLT
9 4 (14.81%) Linux
9 4 (14.81%) JBoss
9 4 (14.81%) JMS
9 4 (14.81%) XQuery
9 4 (14.81%) Java EE
9 4 (14.81%) RESTful
9 4 (14.81%) Mentoring
9 4 (14.81%) Coaching
10 3 (11.11%) DevOps

Java
Co-occurring IT Skills in Southampton 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 4 (14.81%) JBoss
2 3 (11.11%) Apache
2 3 (11.11%) Oracle Service Bus
2 3 (11.11%) WebLogic
2 3 (11.11%) WebSphere
3 2 (7.41%) Jetty
3 2 (7.41%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 1 (3.70%) CMS
4 1 (3.70%) OpenStack
4 1 (3.70%) WebSphere Application Server
Business Applications
1 2 (7.41%) Oracle EBS
1 2 (7.41%) Oracle ERP
Cloud Services
1 2 (7.41%) IaaS
1 2 (7.41%) PaaS
1 2 (7.41%) SaaS
2 1 (3.70%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (3.70%) Bluemix
2 1 (3.70%) GitHub
2 1 (3.70%) IBM Cloud
2 1 (3.70%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.70%) Network Security
1 1 (3.70%) SNMP
1 1 (3.70%) Tactical Data Link
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.70%) InterSystems Cache
1 1 (3.70%) NoSQL
1 1 (3.70%) Oracle Database
1 1 (3.70%) Redis
1 1 (3.70%) Relational Database
1 1 (3.70%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 7 (25.93%) Git (software)
2 4 (14.81%) JUnit
3 2 (7.41%) Oracle Forms
4 1 (3.70%) Android Studio
4 1 (3.70%) Eclipse
4 1 (3.70%) Jenkins
4 1 (3.70%) JIRA
4 1 (3.70%) Maven
4 1 (3.70%) Subversion
General
1 2 (7.41%) Retail
2 1 (3.70%) Electronics
2 1 (3.70%) Military
Job Titles
1 21 (77.78%) Developer
2 11 (40.74%) Java Developer
3 7 (25.93%) Software Developer
4 4 (14.81%) Architect
5 2 (7.41%) Cloud Architect
5 2 (7.41%) Integration Architect
5 2 (7.41%) Oracle Architect
5 2 (7.41%) Senior Developer
5 2 (7.41%) Solutions Architect
6 1 (3.70%) Ada Developer
6 1 (3.70%) AWS DevOps Engineer
6 1 (3.70%) AWS Engineer
6 1 (3.70%) DevOps Engineer
6 1 (3.70%) Hybris Developer
6 1 (3.70%) Java Engineer
6 1 (3.70%) Java Software Developer
6 1 (3.70%) Java Software Engineer
6 1 (3.70%) Principal Engineer
6 1 (3.70%) Principal Software Engineer
6 1 (3.70%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (29.63%) Spring
1 8 (29.63%) Web Services
2 7 (25.93%) .NET
3 6 (22.22%) GWT
4 5 (18.52%) Hibernate
4 5 (18.52%) HTML
4 5 (18.52%) JSP
4 5 (18.52%) WPF
5 4 (14.81%) J2EE
5 4 (14.81%) Java EE
5 4 (14.81%) JMS
5 4 (14.81%) JSF
5 4 (14.81%) RESTful
5 4 (14.81%) XSLT
6 3 (11.11%) CSS
6 3 (11.11%) JSON
6 3 (11.11%) Servlets
6 3 (11.11%) WinForms
7 2 (7.41%) Middleware
7 2 (7.41%) Oracle ADF
Miscellaneous
1 3 (11.11%) N-Tier
2 2 (7.41%) Private Cloud
2 2 (7.41%) User Experience
3 1 (3.70%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 4 (14.81%) Linux
2 2 (7.41%) Android
2 2 (7.41%) Ubuntu
3 1 (3.70%) Apple iOS
3 1 (3.70%) Unix
3 1 (3.70%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (40.74%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (18.52%) Problem-Solving
3 4 (14.81%) Coaching
3 4 (14.81%) Mentoring
4 3 (11.11%) DevOps
4 3 (11.11%) E-Commerce
4 3 (11.11%) Scrum
4 3 (11.11%) WFM
5 2 (7.41%) Continuous Integration
5 2 (7.41%) Cybersecurity
5 2 (7.41%) Decision-Making
5 2 (7.41%) ERP
5 2 (7.41%) Microservices
5 2 (7.41%) Presales
5 2 (7.41%) SOA
5 2 (7.41%) Technical Architecture
6 1 (3.70%) Multithreaded Programming
6 1 (3.70%) Physics
6 1 (3.70%) SDLC
6 1 (3.70%) SysML
Programming Languages
1 10 (37.04%) SQL
2 9 (33.33%) JavaScript
3 5 (18.52%) C#
4 4 (14.81%) XQuery
5 2 (7.41%) C
5 2 (7.41%) C++
5 2 (7.41%) PL/SQL
5 2 (7.41%) Python
6 1 (3.70%) Ada
6 1 (3.70%) Bash Shell
6 1 (3.70%) Groovy
6 1 (3.70%) Java 8
6 1 (3.70%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 6 (22.22%) Security Cleared
2 4 (14.81%) SC Cleared
3 1 (3.70%) Degree
Systems Management
1 1 (3.70%) Ansible
1 1 (3.70%) Terraform
Vendors
1 13 (48.15%) Oracle
2 3 (11.11%) ATG
2 3 (11.11%) Google
2 3 (11.11%) JD Edwards
3 1 (3.70%) hybris
3 1 (3.70%) Red Hat