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 26 September 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
26 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Java
Rank 11 6 11
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +5
Contract jobs citing Java 28 69 43
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 8.97% 14.47% 9.77%
As % of the Programming Languages category 17.07% 28.16% 20.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 45 33
Median daily rate £400 £375 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -11.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £353 £340 £305
10% offered a daily rate of more than £495 £440 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £420 £375
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +12.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 1
Median hourly rate - £42.50 £60.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -29.16%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £40.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
- +14.28%
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
164 245 205
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 52.56% 51.36% 46.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 84 146 146
Median daily rate £400 £370 £360
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.10% +2.77%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £275 £295
10% offered a daily rate of more than £438 £467 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 21 12 5
Median hourly rate £41.00 £50.00 £57.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-18.00% -13.04%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £38.50 £53.90
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £52.00 £60.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £39.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +11.42%

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 26 September 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 26 September 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 39 (52.00%) Agile Software Development
2 34 (45.33%) JavaScript
3 23 (30.67%) HTML
4 21 (28.00%) Git (software)
5 19 (25.33%) HTML5
6 18 (24.00%) REST
6 18 (24.00%) Mobile App
6 18 (24.00%) CSS
7 17 (22.67%) TDD
7 17 (22.67%) Android
8 16 (21.33%) Mercurial
8 16 (21.33%) Android Development
8 16 (21.33%) Spring
9 15 (20.00%) AngularJS
10 13 (17.33%) jQuery
10 13 (17.33%) SQL
11 12 (16.00%) Web Services
11 12 (16.00%) Continuous Integration
12 10 (13.33%) BDD
12 10 (13.33%) Android SDK
12 10 (13.33%) Oracle
12 10 (13.33%) Tomcat
12 10 (13.33%) Scrum
12 10 (13.33%) SDLC
13 9 (12.00%) CSS3
14 8 (10.67%) Selenium
14 8 (10.67%) XML
14 8 (10.67%) User Experience
14 8 (10.67%) Front End Development
14 8 (10.67%) Continuous Deployment

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 (13.33%) Tomcat
2 2 (2.67%) Apache
2 2 (2.67%) Elasticsearch
3 1 (1.33%) Apache Solr
3 1 (1.33%) Cloud Foundry
3 1 (1.33%) CMS
3 1 (1.33%) GlassFish
3 1 (1.33%) IIS
3 1 (1.33%) OpenStack
3 1 (1.33%) Smallworld
3 1 (1.33%) WebSphere
Applications
1 4 (5.33%) Adobe Illustrator
1 4 (5.33%) OmniGraffle
1 4 (5.33%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 4 (5.33%) SDL Web 8
2 2 (2.67%) Payment Gateway
3 1 (1.33%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 6 (8.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (6.67%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (2.67%) SaaS
4 1 (1.33%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (1.33%) Amazon ElastiCache
4 1 (1.33%) Amazon S3
4 1 (1.33%) Amazon SQS
4 1 (1.33%) AWS CloudFormation
4 1 (1.33%) Force.com
4 1 (1.33%) Google Cloud Platform
4 1 (1.33%) Heroku
4 1 (1.33%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.67%) AMQP
2 1 (1.33%) LDAP
2 1 (1.33%) Network Security
2 1 (1.33%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (8.00%) SQL Server
2 5 (6.67%) NoSQL
3 4 (5.33%) MongoDB
4 3 (4.00%) MySQL
4 3 (4.00%) Oracle Database
4 3 (4.00%) PostgreSQL
5 2 (2.67%) Hadoop
5 2 (2.67%) NonStop SQL
6 1 (1.33%) Amazon RDS
6 1 (1.33%) Big Data
6 1 (1.33%) Data Mining
6 1 (1.33%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (1.33%) GIS
6 1 (1.33%) MarkLogic
6 1 (1.33%) Neo4j
6 1 (1.33%) RDBMS
6 1 (1.33%) Redis
6 1 (1.33%) Relational Database
6 1 (1.33%) Triplestore
Development Applications
1 21 (28.00%) Git (software)
2 16 (21.33%) Mercurial
3 8 (10.67%) Selenium
4 6 (8.00%) Android Studio
4 6 (8.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 5 (6.67%) IntelliJ
5 5 (6.67%) JUnit
5 5 (6.67%) WebStorm
6 4 (5.33%) JMeter
6 4 (5.33%) Maven
7 3 (4.00%) Cucumber
7 3 (4.00%) Jenkins
7 3 (4.00%) Mockito
7 3 (4.00%) Subversion
8 2 (2.67%) Appium
9 1 (1.33%) GitLab
9 1 (1.33%) gulp
9 1 (1.33%) JBehave
9 1 (1.33%) Mocha
9 1 (1.33%) Octopus Deploy
General
1 5 (6.67%) Pharmaceutical
2 1 (1.33%) Finance
2 1 (1.33%) Swedish Language
2 1 (1.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 56 (74.67%) Developer
2 27 (36.00%) Java Developer
3 15 (20.00%) Android Developer
4 8 (10.67%) Architect
5 7 (9.33%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 5 (6.67%) Angular Developer
6 5 (6.67%) Java Architect
6 5 (6.67%) JavaScript Developer
6 5 (6.67%) Lead Developer
6 5 (6.67%) Senior Developer
7 4 (5.33%) Analyst
7 4 (5.33%) Full Stack Developer
7 4 (5.33%) Software Developer
8 3 (4.00%) Continuous Deployment Engineer
8 3 (4.00%) Mobile Developer
8 3 (4.00%) Senior Full Stack Developer
8 3 (4.00%) Senior Java Developer
8 3 (4.00%) Solutions Analyst
8 3 (4.00%) Web Developer
9 2 (2.67%) iOS Android Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (30.67%) HTML
2 19 (25.33%) HTML5
3 18 (24.00%) CSS
3 18 (24.00%) REST
4 16 (21.33%) Spring
5 15 (20.00%) AngularJS
6 13 (17.33%) jQuery
7 12 (16.00%) Web Services
8 10 (13.33%) Android SDK
9 9 (12.00%) CSS3
10 8 (10.67%) XML
11 7 (9.33%) JSF
11 7 (9.33%) JSON
11 7 (9.33%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 6 (8.00%) Ajax
12 6 (8.00%) PhoneGap
13 5 (6.67%) Hibernate
13 5 (6.67%) J2EE
13 5 (6.67%) Node.js
13 5 (6.67%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 18 (24.00%) Mobile App
2 8 (10.67%) User Experience
3 7 (9.33%) Data Structures
3 7 (9.33%) Graphic Design
4 2 (2.67%) CESG
4 2 (2.67%) CESG CLAS
4 2 (2.67%) Computer Science
4 2 (2.67%) N-Tier
4 2 (2.67%) Ontologies
5 1 (1.33%) Artificial Intelligence
5 1 (1.33%) Augmented Reality
5 1 (1.33%) Biology
5 1 (1.33%) Digital Media
5 1 (1.33%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (1.33%) Neural Network
5 1 (1.33%) Semantic Web
5 1 (1.33%) Social Media
5 1 (1.33%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 17 (22.67%) Android
2 6 (8.00%) Linux
3 4 (5.33%) Apple iOS
4 3 (4.00%) Unix
5 2 (2.67%) Windows
6 1 (1.33%) CentOS
6 1 (1.33%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (52.00%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (22.67%) TDD
3 16 (21.33%) Android Development
4 12 (16.00%) Continuous Integration
5 10 (13.33%) BDD
5 10 (13.33%) Scrum
5 10 (13.33%) SDLC
6 8 (10.67%) Continuous Deployment
6 8 (10.67%) Front End Development
7 7 (9.33%) Analytics
7 7 (9.33%) Multithreading
7 7 (9.33%) UX Design
7 7 (9.33%) Visual Analytics
8 6 (8.00%) DevOps
8 6 (8.00%) ERP
8 6 (8.00%) Memory Management
8 6 (8.00%) MVC
9 5 (6.67%) API Design
9 5 (6.67%) Mobile Development
9 5 (6.67%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 34 (45.33%) JavaScript
2 13 (17.33%) SQL
3 7 (9.33%) C#
3 7 (9.33%) TypeScript
4 5 (6.67%) Python
5 4 (5.33%) C++
5 4 (5.33%) ECMAScript
6 3 (4.00%) Dart
7 2 (2.67%) Groovy
7 2 (2.67%) Objective-C
7 2 (2.67%) PHP
7 2 (2.67%) Ruby
7 2 (2.67%) Scala
7 2 (2.67%) XPath
8 1 (1.33%) Apex Code
8 1 (1.33%) Apple Swift
8 1 (1.33%) Magik
8 1 (1.33%) Shell Script
8 1 (1.33%) SOQL
8 1 (1.33%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 7 (9.33%) DV Cleared
1 7 (9.33%) Security Cleared
2 2 (2.67%) CISSP
2 2 (2.67%) CLAS
2 2 (2.67%) Degree
2 2 (2.67%) ISEB
2 2 (2.67%) SC Cleared
3 1 (1.33%) CEH
3 1 (1.33%) CHECK Team Leader
3 1 (1.33%) CHECK Team Member
3 1 (1.33%) CREST Certified
3 1 (1.33%) OSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 2 (2.67%) QA
System Software
1 3 (4.00%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (2.67%) Ansible
1 2 (2.67%) Puppet
2 1 (1.33%) Kibana
2 1 (1.33%) logstash
2 1 (1.33%) Packer
Vendors
1 10 (13.33%) Oracle
2 3 (4.00%) webMethods
3 2 (2.67%) VMware
4 1 (1.33%) Google
4 1 (1.33%) Microsoft
4 1 (1.33%) Red Hat
4 1 (1.33%) Salesforce.com
4 1 (1.33%) SAP
4 1 (1.33%) Siebel
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Harvey Nash plc
Rate: £350 - £425 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago