Period
to 23 February 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 23 February 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
23 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 31 19 18
Rank change year-on-year -12 -1 -15
Contract jobs citing Java 14 34 50
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Southampton 3.27% 6.37% 8.42%
As % of the Programming Languages category 9.66% 22.52% 23.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 25 22
Southampton median daily rate £425 £450 £373
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.56% +20.81% +2.05%
10th Percentile £352 £320 £263
90th Percentile £575 £613 £438
Hampshire median daily rate £413 £435 £380
% change year-on-year -5.17% +14.47% +3.40%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 2
Southampton median hourly rate £44.00 - £38.75
10th Percentile £42.00 - £33.38
90th Percentile £46.00 - £43.13
Hampshire median hourly rate £44.00 £38.75 £42.50
% change year-on-year +13.55% -8.82% +17.24%

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 145 151 214
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Southampton 33.88% 28.28% 36.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 79 98 123
Southampton median daily rate £388 £353 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +9.93% +0.71% -2.78%
10th Percentile £286 £213 £288
90th Percentile £532 £562 £438
Hampshire median daily rate £400 £380 £361
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.19% +1.05%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 6 24
Southampton median hourly rate £45.39 £39.50 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +14.91% +5.33% +62.16%
10th Percentile £42.00 £24.31 £13.88
90th Percentile £51.25 £43.75 £47.50
Hampshire median hourly rate £44.12 £42.50 £41.25
% change year-on-year +3.80% +3.03% +17.86%

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 23 February 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 23 February 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 8 (57.14%) Oracle
2 6 (42.86%) SQL
3 5 (35.71%) Web Services
4 4 (28.57%) JavaScript
4 4 (28.57%) Java EE
4 4 (28.57%) JSON
5 3 (21.43%) WFM
5 3 (21.43%) Hibernate
5 3 (21.43%) Spring
5 3 (21.43%) XML
5 3 (21.43%) JUnit
5 3 (21.43%) HTML
5 3 (21.43%) JD Edwards
6 2 (14.29%) Middleware
6 2 (14.29%) JSP
6 2 (14.29%) SOA
6 2 (14.29%) Oracle Forms
6 2 (14.29%) ERP
6 2 (14.29%) JMS
6 2 (14.29%) N-Tier
6 2 (14.29%) WebLogic
6 2 (14.29%) XSLT
6 2 (14.29%) PL/SQL
6 2 (14.29%) Oracle ERP
6 2 (14.29%) Oracle ADF
6 2 (14.29%) Oracle EBS
6 2 (14.29%) JSF
6 2 (14.29%) Software Engineering
6 2 (14.29%) WebSphere
6 2 (14.29%) Technical Architecture

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 2 (14.29%) Oracle Service Bus
1 2 (14.29%) Oracle SOA Suite
1 2 (14.29%) WebLogic
1 2 (14.29%) WebSphere
2 1 (7.14%) WebSphere Application Server
Business Applications
1 2 (14.29%) Oracle EBS
1 2 (14.29%) Oracle ERP
Cloud Services
1 2 (14.29%) GitHub
1 2 (14.29%) IaaS
1 2 (14.29%) PaaS
1 2 (14.29%) SaaS
2 1 (7.14%) Bluemix
2 1 (7.14%) IBM Cloud
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.14%) Data Lake
1 1 (7.14%) Hadoop
1 1 (7.14%) NoSQL
1 1 (7.14%) Oracle Database
1 1 (7.14%) SQL Server
1 1 (7.14%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 3 (21.43%) JUnit
2 2 (14.29%) Oracle Forms
3 1 (7.14%) Android Studio
3 1 (7.14%) Git (software)
3 1 (7.14%) Jenkins
3 1 (7.14%) Maven
3 1 (7.14%) Mockito
3 1 (7.14%) Moq
General
1 1 (7.14%) Electronics
1 1 (7.14%) Retail
Job Titles
1 8 (57.14%) Developer
2 6 (42.86%) Java Developer
3 3 (21.43%) Architect
4 2 (14.29%) Cloud Architect
4 2 (14.29%) Integration Architect
4 2 (14.29%) Oracle Architect
4 2 (14.29%) Software Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) Consultant
5 1 (7.14%) Data Architect
5 1 (7.14%) Hadoop Architect
5 1 (7.14%) Java Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) Java Software Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) Principal Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) Principal Software Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) Senior Developer
5 1 (7.14%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (35.71%) Web Services
2 4 (28.57%) Java EE
2 4 (28.57%) JSON
3 3 (21.43%) Hibernate
3 3 (21.43%) HTML
3 3 (21.43%) Spring
3 3 (21.43%) XML
4 2 (14.29%) AngularJS
4 2 (14.29%) GWT
4 2 (14.29%) JMS
4 2 (14.29%) jQuery
4 2 (14.29%) JSF
4 2 (14.29%) JSP
4 2 (14.29%) Middleware
4 2 (14.29%) Oracle ADF
4 2 (14.29%) Oracle Fusion
4 2 (14.29%) XSLT
5 1 (7.14%) React
5 1 (7.14%) Swagger
5 1 (7.14%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 2 (14.29%) N-Tier
1 2 (14.29%) Private Cloud
2 1 (7.14%) Client/Server
2 1 (7.14%) Data Centre
2 1 (7.14%) Replication
2 1 (7.14%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 1 (7.14%) Android
1 1 (7.14%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (21.43%) WFM
2 2 (14.29%) Coaching
2 2 (14.29%) ERP
2 2 (14.29%) Mentoring
2 2 (14.29%) Presales
2 2 (14.29%) SOA
2 2 (14.29%) Software Engineering
2 2 (14.29%) Technical Architecture
3 1 (7.14%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (7.14%) Change Management
3 1 (7.14%) Data Modelling
3 1 (7.14%) Data Security
3 1 (7.14%) E-Commerce
3 1 (7.14%) ITIL
3 1 (7.14%) Microservices
3 1 (7.14%) Migration
3 1 (7.14%) Multithreaded Programming
3 1 (7.14%) MVC
3 1 (7.14%) Scrum
3 1 (7.14%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 6 (42.86%) SQL
2 4 (28.57%) JavaScript
3 2 (14.29%) PL/SQL
3 2 (14.29%) XQuery
4 1 (7.14%) C
4 1 (7.14%) C#
4 1 (7.14%) C++
4 1 (7.14%) Python
4 1 (7.14%) R
4 1 (7.14%) Scala
Qualifications
1 2 (14.29%) SC Cleared
1 2 (14.29%) Security Cleared
2 1 (7.14%) Degree
Vendors
1 8 (57.14%) Oracle
2 3 (21.43%) JD Edwards
3 1 (7.14%) ATG
3 1 (7.14%) Cloudera
3 1 (7.14%) Microsoft