The table below looks at the statistics for Java skills in IT contracts advertised for the Cambridge region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Java over the 3 months to 29 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 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
29 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Java
Rank 7 13 16
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +3
Contract jobs citing Java 48 56 35
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 13.52% 12.07% 8.66%
As % of the Programming Languages category 25.26% 23.53% 17.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 34 37 30
Median daily rate £400 £350 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% -15.15%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £313 £322
10% offered a daily rate of more than £484 £450 £453
UK excluding London median daily rate £420 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 6 1
Median hourly rate - £38.75 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +10.71%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £40.00 £36.50
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +9.58%
Java
Cambridgeshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in contract jobs advertised in the Cambridge region.

Programming Languages Category
Cambridge
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
190 238 198
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 53.52% 51.29% 49.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 110 186 146
Median daily rate £388 £350 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.71% -9.67%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £278 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £425 £449
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 12 9
Median hourly rate £37.50 £40.00 £39.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% +1.26%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.00 £9.40 £36.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £45.00 £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £37.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +2.77%

Java
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Cambridge region citing Java as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Programming Languages category.

Java Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

Java
Daily Rate Trend in Cambridge

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

Java Daily Rate Trend in Cambridge

Java
Daily Rate Histogram in Cambridge

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Java across the Cambridge region over the 3 months to 29 June 2016.

Java Daily Rate Histogram in Cambridge

Java
Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridge

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

Java Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridge

Java
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 29 June 2016, 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 Cambridge region with a requirement for Java.

1 43 (47.78%) Agile Software Development
2 42 (46.67%) JavaScript
3 37 (41.11%) Git (software)
4 35 (38.89%) HTML
5 25 (27.78%) CSS
5 25 (27.78%) Python
6 22 (24.44%) Linux
6 22 (24.44%) HTML5
7 20 (22.22%) REST
7 20 (22.22%) SQL
8 19 (21.11%) Mercurial
9 18 (20.00%) Spring
9 18 (20.00%) XML
10 17 (18.89%) Web Services
10 17 (18.89%) Selenium
10 17 (18.89%) Mobile App
11 16 (17.78%) jQuery
11 16 (17.78%) MongoDB
11 16 (17.78%) TDD
12 14 (15.56%) Atlassian Bamboo
12 14 (15.56%) Front End Development
13 13 (14.44%) AngularJS
13 13 (14.44%) Continuous Integration
13 13 (14.44%) Android
14 12 (13.33%) Puppet
14 12 (13.33%) Ajax
14 12 (13.33%) Oracle
14 12 (13.33%) DevOps
15 11 (12.22%) Android Development
15 11 (12.22%) Ansible

Java
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 10 (11.11%) Tomcat
2 7 (7.78%) Elasticsearch
3 5 (5.56%) Apache
4 3 (3.33%) CMS
5 2 (2.22%) JBoss
6 1 (1.11%) Drupal
6 1 (1.11%) Joomla!
6 1 (1.11%) nginx
6 1 (1.11%) Sitecore CMS
6 1 (1.11%) Smallworld
6 1 (1.11%) Umbraco
6 1 (1.11%) WebSphere
6 1 (1.11%) WordPress
Applications
1 5 (5.56%) Adobe Illustrator
1 5 (5.56%) OmniGraffle
1 5 (5.56%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 5 (5.56%) SDL Web 8
2 4 (4.44%) Payment Gateway
3 2 (2.22%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (1.11%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 11 (12.22%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (7.78%) Amazon ElastiCache
2 7 (7.78%) Amazon S3
2 7 (7.78%) Amazon SQS
2 7 (7.78%) AWS CloudFormation
2 7 (7.78%) Microsoft Azure
2 7 (7.78%) Route 53
3 2 (2.22%) Force.com
3 2 (2.22%) Heroku
3 2 (2.22%) IaaS
3 2 (2.22%) SaaS
4 1 (1.11%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.22%) DNS
2 1 (1.11%) AMQP
2 1 (1.11%) Firewall
2 1 (1.11%) HTTP
2 1 (1.11%) LDAP
2 1 (1.11%) Network Security
2 1 (1.11%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (17.78%) MongoDB
2 10 (11.11%) MySQL
3 8 (8.89%) NoSQL
4 7 (7.78%) Amazon RDS
4 7 (7.78%) MarkLogic
4 7 (7.78%) Neo4j
4 7 (7.78%) Redis
5 5 (5.56%) PostgreSQL
6 4 (4.44%) Oracle Database
6 4 (4.44%) SQL Server
7 2 (2.22%) Apache Cassandra
7 2 (2.22%) CouchDB
7 2 (2.22%) Data Warehouse
7 2 (2.22%) Hadoop
7 2 (2.22%) NonStop SQL
8 1 (1.11%) Data Mining
8 1 (1.11%) GIS
Development Applications
1 37 (41.11%) Git (software)
2 19 (21.11%) Mercurial
3 17 (18.89%) Selenium
4 14 (15.56%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 9 (10.00%) IntelliJ
5 9 (10.00%) WebStorm
6 8 (8.89%) Subversion
6 8 (8.89%) Vagrant
7 6 (6.67%) Android Studio
7 6 (6.67%) JUnit
7 6 (6.67%) Maven
8 5 (5.56%) Gerrit
8 5 (5.56%) GitLab
8 5 (5.56%) Jenkins
8 5 (5.56%) Mockito
9 3 (3.33%) Cucumber
9 3 (3.33%) JIRA
9 3 (3.33%) JMeter
10 2 (2.22%) JBehave
10 2 (2.22%) WebDriver
General
1 5 (5.56%) Pharmaceutical
2 1 (1.11%) Aerospace
2 1 (1.11%) Electronics
2 1 (1.11%) Publishing
2 1 (1.11%) Swedish Language
2 1 (1.11%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 48 (53.33%) Developer
2 23 (25.56%) Java Developer
3 10 (11.11%) Android Developer
3 10 (11.11%) Architect
4 9 (10.00%) DevOps Engineer
4 9 (10.00%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 7 (7.78%) Analyst
5 7 (7.78%) Applications Support
6 5 (5.56%) Administrator
6 5 (5.56%) Applications Support Analyst
6 5 (5.56%) AWS Administrator
6 5 (5.56%) Linux Administrator
6 5 (5.56%) Linux Systems Administrator
6 5 (5.56%) Senior Developer
6 5 (5.56%) Support Analyst
7 4 (4.44%) AWS DevOps
7 4 (4.44%) DevOps Administrator
7 4 (4.44%) Linux DevOps Administrator
7 4 (4.44%) Linux DevOps Engineer
7 4 (4.44%) Linux/Unix DevOps
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 35 (38.89%) HTML
2 25 (27.78%) CSS
3 22 (24.44%) HTML5
4 20 (22.22%) REST
5 18 (20.00%) Spring
5 18 (20.00%) XML
6 17 (18.89%) Web Services
7 16 (17.78%) jQuery
8 13 (14.44%) AngularJS
9 12 (13.33%) Ajax
10 11 (12.22%) CSS3
11 10 (11.11%) Android SDK
11 10 (11.11%) Node.js
11 10 (11.11%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 8 (8.89%) J2EE
12 8 (8.89%) JSON
12 8 (8.89%) PhoneGap
13 7 (7.78%) ELK Stack
13 7 (7.78%) Hibernate
14 6 (6.67%) JSF
Miscellaneous
1 17 (18.89%) Mobile App
2 9 (10.00%) User Experience
3 8 (8.89%) Data Structures
4 7 (7.78%) Graphic Design
5 3 (3.33%) N-Tier
6 2 (2.22%) CESG
6 2 (2.22%) CESG CLAS
6 2 (2.22%) Digital Media
6 2 (2.22%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (1.11%) Artificial Intelligence
7 1 (1.11%) Augmented Reality
7 1 (1.11%) Computer Science
7 1 (1.11%) Mathematics
7 1 (1.11%) Neural Network
7 1 (1.11%) Social Media
7 1 (1.11%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 22 (24.44%) Linux
2 13 (14.44%) Android
3 11 (12.22%) Windows
4 3 (3.33%) Apple iOS
4 3 (3.33%) Unix
5 2 (2.22%) CentOS
6 1 (1.11%) Solaris
6 1 (1.11%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 43 (47.78%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (17.78%) TDD
3 14 (15.56%) Front End Development
4 13 (14.44%) Continuous Integration
5 12 (13.33%) DevOps
6 11 (12.22%) Android Development
6 11 (12.22%) Scrum
7 10 (11.11%) BDD
8 9 (10.00%) OO
8 9 (10.00%) SDLC
9 8 (8.89%) UX Design
9 8 (8.89%) Web Development
10 7 (7.78%) Analytics
10 7 (7.78%) Multithreading
10 7 (7.78%) SOA
10 7 (7.78%) Visual Analytics
11 6 (6.67%) Memory Management
12 5 (5.56%) Domain-Driven Design
12 5 (5.56%) Functional Testing
12 5 (5.56%) Responsive Web Design
Programming Languages
1 42 (46.67%) JavaScript
2 25 (27.78%) Python
3 20 (22.22%) SQL
4 11 (12.22%) Perl
5 9 (10.00%) Ruby
5 9 (10.00%) TypeScript
6 7 (7.78%) PHP
7 6 (6.67%) ECMAScript
8 5 (5.56%) Dart
9 4 (4.44%) C++
9 4 (4.44%) Groovy
9 4 (4.44%) Scala
10 2 (2.22%) Apex Code
10 2 (2.22%) C#
10 2 (2.22%) Shell Script
10 2 (2.22%) SOQL
11 1 (1.11%) Bash Shell
11 1 (1.11%) C
11 1 (1.11%) Magik
11 1 (1.11%) XPath
Qualifications
1 3 (3.33%) DV Cleared
1 3 (3.33%) Security Cleared
2 2 (2.22%) CISSP
2 2 (2.22%) CLAS
2 2 (2.22%) Degree
2 2 (2.22%) ISEB
2 2 (2.22%) SC Cleared
3 1 (1.11%) CEH
3 1 (1.11%) CHECK Team Leader
3 1 (1.11%) CHECK Team Member
3 1 (1.11%) CREST Certified
3 1 (1.11%) ISTQB
3 1 (1.11%) OSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.33%) QA
2 2 (2.22%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 9 (10.00%) Docker
Systems Management
1 12 (13.33%) Puppet
2 11 (12.22%) Ansible
3 7 (7.78%) Kibana
3 7 (7.78%) logstash
3 7 (7.78%) Packer
4 4 (4.44%) Opscode Chef
5 2 (2.22%) Business Desktop Deployment
5 2 (2.22%) MOM
6 1 (1.11%) Nagios
Vendors
1 12 (13.33%) Oracle
2 6 (6.67%) Siebel
3 3 (3.33%) Microsoft
3 3 (3.33%) VMware
4 2 (2.22%) Salesforce.com
4 2 (2.22%) SAP
5 1 (1.11%) AppDynamics
5 1 (1.11%) Citrix
5 1 (1.11%) LogRhythm
5 1 (1.11%) New Relic
5 1 (1.11%) Red Hat
5 1 (1.11%) Sitecore
5 1 (1.11%) Sun
5 1 (1.11%) Vertica
5 1 (1.11%) WorldPay
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Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: 18 hours ago
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