The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Cambridge region that had Java Developer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 30 September 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
30 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Java Developer
Rank 25 28 42
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +14
Contract jobs requiring a Java Developer 11 28 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 3.63% 5.79% 1.62%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.89% 6.14% 1.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 16 7
Median daily rate £450 £391 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.01% -17.63%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £350 £373
10% offered a daily rate of more than £490 £456 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 0
Median hourly rate - £42.50 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £39.25 £42.75 £34.00
% change year-on-year
-8.18% +25.73%
Java Developer
Cambridgeshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Cambridge region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Cambridge
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
283 456 410
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 93.40% 94.21% 94.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 139 279 255
Median daily rate £375 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £190 £240 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £510 £525 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £380 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.63% +8.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 32 31 53
Median hourly rate £28.00 £32.50 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-13.84% +30.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.25 £15.23 £16.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £57.00 £57.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.33 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-4.78% +5.03%

Java Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

The demand trend of IT contracts across the Cambridge region that featured Java Developer in the job title.

Java Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

Java Developer
Daily Rate Trend in Cambridge

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Java Developer across the Cambridge region.

Java Developer Daily Rate Trend in Cambridge

Java Developer
Daily Rate Histogram in Cambridge

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Java Developer across the Cambridge region over the 3 months to 30 September 2016.

Java Developer Daily Rate Histogram in Cambridge

Java Developer
Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridge

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

Java Developer Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridge

Java Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 30 September 2016, Java Developer contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Cambridge region featuring Java Developer in the job title.

1 27 (100.00%) Java
2 16 (59.26%) JavaScript
3 15 (55.56%) Agile Software Development
4 13 (48.15%) TDD
4 13 (48.15%) Spring
5 10 (37.04%) REST
6 9 (33.33%) AngularJS
6 9 (33.33%) SQL
7 8 (29.63%) HTML
8 7 (25.93%) JSON
8 7 (25.93%) Continuous Integration
8 7 (25.93%) BDD
9 6 (22.22%) HTML5
9 6 (22.22%) Git (software)
9 6 (22.22%) JUnit
9 6 (22.22%) XML
9 6 (22.22%) Tomcat
9 6 (22.22%) Hibernate
10 5 (18.52%) CSS
10 5 (18.52%) jQuery
10 5 (18.52%) NoSQL
10 5 (18.52%) Spring Boot
11 4 (14.81%) API Design
11 4 (14.81%) DevOps
11 4 (14.81%) Visual Analytics
11 4 (14.81%) Microservices
11 4 (14.81%) Analytics
11 4 (14.81%) Domain-Driven Design
11 4 (14.81%) Mercurial
11 4 (14.81%) Mockito

Java Developer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge 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 6 (22.22%) Tomcat
2 1 (3.70%) GlassFish
Business Applications
1 3 (11.11%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.70%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (7.41%) AMQP
2 1 (3.70%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (18.52%) NoSQL
2 4 (14.81%) MongoDB
2 4 (14.81%) PostgreSQL
3 3 (11.11%) Oracle Database
3 3 (11.11%) SQL Server
4 1 (3.70%) Triplestore
Development Applications
1 6 (22.22%) Git (software)
1 6 (22.22%) JUnit
2 4 (14.81%) Maven
2 4 (14.81%) Mercurial
2 4 (14.81%) Mockito
3 3 (11.11%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 3 (11.11%) IntelliJ
3 3 (11.11%) Jenkins
3 3 (11.11%) WebStorm
4 2 (7.41%) JMeter
5 1 (3.70%) Eclipse
General
1 3 (11.11%) Pharmaceutical
2 1 (3.70%) Swedish Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (48.15%) Spring
2 10 (37.04%) REST
3 9 (33.33%) AngularJS
4 8 (29.63%) HTML
5 7 (25.93%) JSON
6 6 (22.22%) Hibernate
6 6 (22.22%) HTML5
6 6 (22.22%) XML
7 5 (18.52%) CSS
7 5 (18.52%) jQuery
7 5 (18.52%) Spring Boot
8 4 (14.81%) J2EE
8 4 (14.81%) JPA
8 4 (14.81%) JSF
8 4 (14.81%) Web Services
9 3 (11.11%) Angular 2
9 3 (11.11%) XML Schema
10 2 (7.41%) Node.js
10 2 (7.41%) RESTful
11 1 (3.70%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 2 (7.41%) N-Tier
2 1 (3.70%) Mobile App
2 1 (3.70%) Ontologies
2 1 (3.70%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 2 (7.41%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (55.56%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (48.15%) TDD
3 7 (25.93%) BDD
3 7 (25.93%) Continuous Integration
4 4 (14.81%) Analytics
4 4 (14.81%) API Design
4 4 (14.81%) DevOps
4 4 (14.81%) Domain-Driven Design
4 4 (14.81%) Microservices
4 4 (14.81%) MVC
4 4 (14.81%) OO
4 4 (14.81%) Open Source
4 4 (14.81%) Scrum
4 4 (14.81%) Visual Analytics
5 3 (11.11%) BPMN
5 3 (11.11%) Information Security
6 2 (7.41%) Android Development
6 2 (7.41%) Mobile Development
6 2 (7.41%) Security Architecture
6 2 (7.41%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 27 (100.00%) Java
2 16 (59.26%) JavaScript
3 9 (33.33%) SQL
4 3 (11.11%) Groovy
4 3 (11.11%) Scala
4 3 (11.11%) TypeScript
5 2 (7.41%) C#
5 2 (7.41%) XPath
6 1 (3.70%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 4 (14.81%) DV Cleared
1 4 (14.81%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 1 (3.70%) Docker
Vendors
1 3 (11.11%) Oracle