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 August 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 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Java
Rank 7 5 15
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +10
Contract jobs citing Java 43 74 48
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 12.46% 14.42% 9.76%
As % of the Programming Languages category 21.39% 28.24% 20.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 43 38
Median daily rate £375 £375 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -9.09%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £328 £233
10% offered a daily rate of more than £417 £525 £491
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 0
Median hourly rate - £40.50 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £40.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +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
201 262 233
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 58.26% 51.07% 47.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 112 179 170
Median daily rate £375 £370 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.35% +2.06%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £268 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £370 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 25 7 6
Median hourly rate £40.00 £43.75 £57.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.57% -23.91%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £37.50 £45.10
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £50.00 £58.25
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £38.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +10.00%

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 August 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 August 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 40 (49.38%) Agile Software Development
2 34 (41.98%) JavaScript
3 26 (32.10%) Git (software)
4 23 (28.40%) HTML
5 19 (23.46%) CSS
5 19 (23.46%) HTML5
6 18 (22.22%) REST
6 18 (22.22%) Mobile App
7 16 (19.75%) Mercurial
7 16 (19.75%) Android
7 16 (19.75%) Spring
8 15 (18.52%) Android Development
9 14 (17.28%) TDD
9 14 (17.28%) Web Services
9 14 (17.28%) Selenium
9 14 (17.28%) AngularJS
10 13 (16.05%) jQuery
10 13 (16.05%) Linux
11 12 (14.81%) SQL
11 12 (14.81%) Python
12 11 (13.58%) Tomcat
12 11 (13.58%) Atlassian Bamboo
12 11 (13.58%) Continuous Integration
12 11 (13.58%) DevOps
13 10 (12.35%) Android SDK
13 10 (12.35%) SDLC
13 10 (12.35%) MongoDB
13 10 (12.35%) Amazon AWS
13 10 (12.35%) Node.js
13 10 (12.35%) CSS3

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 11 (13.58%) Tomcat
2 8 (9.88%) Elasticsearch
3 3 (3.70%) Apache
4 2 (2.47%) CMS
5 1 (1.23%) Apache Solr
5 1 (1.23%) Cloud Foundry
5 1 (1.23%) Drupal
5 1 (1.23%) GlassFish
5 1 (1.23%) IIS
5 1 (1.23%) Joomla!
5 1 (1.23%) Sitecore CMS
5 1 (1.23%) Smallworld
5 1 (1.23%) Umbraco
5 1 (1.23%) WebSphere
5 1 (1.23%) WordPress
Applications
1 4 (4.94%) Adobe Illustrator
1 4 (4.94%) OmniGraffle
1 4 (4.94%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 4 (4.94%) SDL Web 8
2 2 (2.47%) Payment Gateway
3 1 (1.23%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (1.23%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 10 (12.35%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (8.64%) Amazon ElastiCache
2 7 (8.64%) Amazon S3
2 7 (8.64%) Amazon SQS
2 7 (8.64%) AWS CloudFormation
2 7 (8.64%) Route 53
3 4 (4.94%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (2.47%) IaaS
4 2 (2.47%) SaaS
5 1 (1.23%) Force.com
5 1 (1.23%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.47%) AMQP
2 1 (1.23%) LDAP
2 1 (1.23%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (12.35%) MongoDB
2 9 (11.11%) MySQL
3 7 (8.64%) Amazon RDS
3 7 (8.64%) MarkLogic
3 7 (8.64%) Neo4j
3 7 (8.64%) Redis
4 5 (6.17%) NoSQL
4 5 (6.17%) SQL Server
5 3 (3.70%) Oracle Database
5 3 (3.70%) PostgreSQL
6 2 (2.47%) Hadoop
6 2 (2.47%) NonStop SQL
7 1 (1.23%) Big Data
7 1 (1.23%) Data Mining
7 1 (1.23%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (1.23%) GIS
7 1 (1.23%) Triplestore
Development Applications
1 26 (32.10%) Git (software)
2 16 (19.75%) Mercurial
3 14 (17.28%) Selenium
4 11 (13.58%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 8 (9.88%) Subversion
6 7 (8.64%) Vagrant
7 6 (7.41%) Android Studio
8 5 (6.17%) GitLab
8 5 (6.17%) IntelliJ
8 5 (6.17%) JUnit
8 5 (6.17%) WebStorm
9 4 (4.94%) JMeter
9 4 (4.94%) Maven
10 3 (3.70%) Cucumber
10 3 (3.70%) Mockito
11 2 (2.47%) Appium
11 2 (2.47%) Jenkins
11 2 (2.47%) JIRA
11 2 (2.47%) WebDriver
12 1 (1.23%) Xcode
General
1 5 (6.17%) Pharmaceutical
2 1 (1.23%) Aerospace
2 1 (1.23%) Finance
2 1 (1.23%) Swedish Language
2 1 (1.23%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 54 (66.67%) Developer
2 25 (30.86%) Java Developer
3 14 (17.28%) Android Developer
4 8 (9.88%) Architect
5 7 (8.64%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 6 (7.41%) DevOps Engineer
7 5 (6.17%) Administrator
7 5 (6.17%) Angular Developer
7 5 (6.17%) AWS Administrator
7 5 (6.17%) Java Architect
7 5 (6.17%) JavaScript Developer
7 5 (6.17%) Linux Administrator
7 5 (6.17%) Linux Systems Administrator
8 4 (4.94%) Analyst
8 4 (4.94%) DevOps Administrator
8 4 (4.94%) Lead Developer
8 4 (4.94%) Linux DevOps Administrator
8 4 (4.94%) Linux Engineer
8 4 (4.94%) Linux/Unix DevOps
8 4 (4.94%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (28.40%) HTML
2 19 (23.46%) CSS
2 19 (23.46%) HTML5
3 18 (22.22%) REST
4 16 (19.75%) Spring
5 14 (17.28%) AngularJS
5 14 (17.28%) Web Services
6 13 (16.05%) jQuery
7 10 (12.35%) Android SDK
7 10 (12.35%) CSS3
7 10 (12.35%) Node.js
8 8 (9.88%) XML
9 7 (8.64%) ELK Stack
9 7 (8.64%) JSF
9 7 (8.64%) JSON
10 6 (7.41%) Ajax
10 6 (7.41%) PhoneGap
10 6 (7.41%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 5 (6.17%) Hibernate
11 5 (6.17%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 18 (22.22%) Mobile App
2 8 (9.88%) User Experience
3 7 (8.64%) Data Structures
3 7 (8.64%) Graphic Design
4 2 (2.47%) CESG
4 2 (2.47%) CESG CLAS
4 2 (2.47%) Computer Science
4 2 (2.47%) Digital Media
4 2 (2.47%) N-Tier
4 2 (2.47%) Ontologies
5 1 (1.23%) Artificial Intelligence
5 1 (1.23%) Augmented Reality
5 1 (1.23%) Biology
5 1 (1.23%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (1.23%) Neural Network
5 1 (1.23%) Semantic Web
5 1 (1.23%) Social Media
5 1 (1.23%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 16 (19.75%) Android
2 13 (16.05%) Linux
3 4 (4.94%) Apple iOS
4 3 (3.70%) Unix
4 3 (3.70%) Windows
5 1 (1.23%) CentOS
5 1 (1.23%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (49.38%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (18.52%) Android Development
3 14 (17.28%) TDD
4 11 (13.58%) Continuous Integration
4 11 (13.58%) DevOps
5 10 (12.35%) SDLC
6 9 (11.11%) BDD
6 9 (11.11%) Front End Development
6 9 (11.11%) Scrum
7 8 (9.88%) Continuous Deployment
8 7 (8.64%) Analytics
8 7 (8.64%) Multithreading
8 7 (8.64%) UX Design
8 7 (8.64%) Visual Analytics
9 6 (7.41%) ERP
9 6 (7.41%) Memory Management
9 6 (7.41%) MVC
9 6 (7.41%) Web Development
10 5 (6.17%) Project Management
11 4 (4.94%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 34 (41.98%) JavaScript
2 12 (14.81%) Python
2 12 (14.81%) SQL
3 9 (11.11%) Ruby
4 8 (9.88%) C#
5 7 (8.64%) TypeScript
6 5 (6.17%) C++
7 4 (4.94%) ECMAScript
8 3 (3.70%) Dart
9 2 (2.47%) Groovy
9 2 (2.47%) Objective-C
9 2 (2.47%) PHP
9 2 (2.47%) Scala
9 2 (2.47%) XPath
10 1 (1.23%) Apex Code
10 1 (1.23%) C
10 1 (1.23%) Magik
10 1 (1.23%) Shell Script
10 1 (1.23%) SOQL
10 1 (1.23%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 7 (8.64%) DV Cleared
1 7 (8.64%) Security Cleared
2 2 (2.47%) CISSP
2 2 (2.47%) CLAS
2 2 (2.47%) Degree
2 2 (2.47%) ISEB
2 2 (2.47%) SC Cleared
3 1 (1.23%) CEH
3 1 (1.23%) CHECK Team Leader
3 1 (1.23%) CHECK Team Member
3 1 (1.23%) CREST Certified
3 1 (1.23%) OSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.47%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 2 (2.47%) QA
System Software
1 9 (11.11%) Docker
Systems Management
1 9 (11.11%) Ansible
1 9 (11.11%) Puppet
2 7 (8.64%) Kibana
2 7 (8.64%) logstash
2 7 (8.64%) Packer
3 1 (1.23%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 9 (11.11%) Oracle
2 3 (3.70%) VMware
2 3 (3.70%) webMethods
3 1 (1.23%) Citrix
3 1 (1.23%) Microsoft
3 1 (1.23%) Red Hat
3 1 (1.23%) Salesforce.com
3 1 (1.23%) SAP
3 1 (1.23%) Siebel
3 1 (1.23%) Sitecore
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