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 18 January 2017 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
18 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Java
Cambridgeshire / Cambridge
Rank 8 7 25
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +18
Contract jobs citing Java 40 50 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 11.59% 14.97% 4.92%
As % of the Programming Languages category 22.86% 29.59% 10.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 30 39 10
Median daily rate £350 £413 £546
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-15.15% -24.48%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £295 £348 £345
10% offered a daily rate of more than £503 £550 £580
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £413 £400
% change year-on-year
+3.03% +3.12%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.25 £42.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year
-5.29% +13.33%

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
175 169 152
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 50.72% 50.60% 46.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 84 90 87
Median daily rate £350 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £288 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £508 £550 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 19 11
Median hourly rate £42.50 £40.13 £42.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.91% -5.58%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.50 £37.50 £37.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £55.00 £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.00 £39.00 £35.18
% change year-on-year
+5.12% +10.87%

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 18 January 2017.

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 18 January 2017, 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 33 (52.38%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (30.16%) Android
2 19 (30.16%) Android Development
3 17 (26.98%) Git (software)
3 17 (26.98%) JavaScript
4 15 (23.81%) TDD
5 14 (22.22%) REST
6 13 (20.63%) Android SDK
6 13 (20.63%) Continuous Integration
7 12 (19.05%) Scrum
7 12 (19.05%) BDD
8 11 (17.46%) NoSQL
8 11 (17.46%) Relational Database
8 11 (17.46%) Jenkins
8 11 (17.46%) AngularJS
8 11 (17.46%) HTML
8 11 (17.46%) jQuery
9 10 (15.87%) Selenium
9 10 (15.87%) RESTful
9 10 (15.87%) PHP
9 10 (15.87%) Web Services
9 10 (15.87%) XML
9 10 (15.87%) SQL Server
9 10 (15.87%) HTML5
9 10 (15.87%) Data Structures
10 9 (14.29%) Microsoft Azure
10 9 (14.29%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 9 (14.29%) Cucumber
10 9 (14.29%) Node.js
10 9 (14.29%) SQL

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 5 (7.94%) Tomcat
2 4 (6.35%) Apache Spark
3 3 (4.76%) Apache
4 2 (3.17%) Apache Pig
4 2 (3.17%) OpenStack
5 1 (1.59%) GlassFish
5 1 (1.59%) IIS
5 1 (1.59%) Mule
5 1 (1.59%) Mule ESB
Business Applications
1 2 (3.17%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 9 (14.29%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (4.76%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (1.59%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (1.59%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.17%) HTTP
2 1 (1.59%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (17.46%) NoSQL
1 11 (17.46%) Relational Database
2 10 (15.87%) SQL Server
3 6 (9.52%) MongoDB
3 6 (9.52%) PostgreSQL
4 5 (7.94%) Big Data
5 4 (6.35%) RDBMS
6 3 (4.76%) Apache Hive
6 3 (4.76%) Hadoop
6 3 (4.76%) MySQL
7 2 (3.17%) Data Lake
7 2 (3.17%) HBase
8 1 (1.59%) Apache Cassandra
8 1 (1.59%) Data Mining
8 1 (1.59%) Triplestore
Development Applications
1 17 (26.98%) Git (software)
2 11 (17.46%) Jenkins
3 10 (15.87%) Selenium
4 9 (14.29%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 9 (14.29%) Cucumber
5 7 (11.11%) Octopus Deploy
5 7 (11.11%) Subversion
6 6 (9.52%) Android Studio
6 6 (9.52%) Mercurial
7 4 (6.35%) JUnit
8 3 (4.76%) Mockito
9 2 (3.17%) IntelliJ
9 2 (3.17%) WebDriver
9 2 (3.17%) WebStorm
10 1 (1.59%) JIRA
10 1 (1.59%) Maven
10 1 (1.59%) NUnit
10 1 (1.59%) RSpec
10 1 (1.59%) TeamCity
10 1 (1.59%) Xcode
General
1 6 (9.52%) Finance
2 5 (7.94%) Telecoms
3 3 (4.76%) Banking
4 1 (1.59%) Games
Job Titles
1 48 (76.19%) Developer
2 23 (36.51%) Java Developer
3 19 (30.16%) Android Developer
4 6 (9.52%) Full Stack Developer
4 6 (9.52%) Senior Developer
5 5 (7.94%) Java Android Developer
5 5 (7.94%) JavaScript Developer
5 5 (7.94%) PHP Developer
5 5 (7.94%) Web Developer
6 4 (6.35%) Java Engineer
6 4 (6.35%) Senior Web Developer
6 4 (6.35%) Software Engineer
7 3 (4.76%) Architect
7 3 (4.76%) Java Software Engineer
7 3 (4.76%) Mobile Developer
7 3 (4.76%) PHP Web Developer
7 3 (4.76%) Senior JavaScript Developer
7 3 (4.76%) Senior PHP Developer
7 3 (4.76%) Senior PHP Web Developer
8 2 (3.17%) Hadoop Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (22.22%) REST
2 13 (20.63%) Android SDK
3 11 (17.46%) AngularJS
3 11 (17.46%) HTML
3 11 (17.46%) jQuery
4 10 (15.87%) HTML5
4 10 (15.87%) RESTful
4 10 (15.87%) Web Services
4 10 (15.87%) XML
5 9 (14.29%) Node.js
6 8 (12.70%) JSON
7 7 (11.11%) .NET
7 7 (11.11%) Spring
8 6 (9.52%) Material Design
9 5 (7.94%) iOS SDK
9 5 (7.94%) RxJava
10 4 (6.35%) Hibernate
10 4 (6.35%) JPA
11 3 (4.76%) Django
11 3 (4.76%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 10 (15.87%) Data Structures
2 6 (9.52%) Mobile App
3 4 (6.35%) Digital Media
4 3 (4.76%) User Experience
5 2 (3.17%) Augmented Reality
6 1 (1.59%) Computer Science
6 1 (1.59%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (1.59%) Hedge funds
6 1 (1.59%) Online Games
6 1 (1.59%) Ontologies
6 1 (1.59%) Smart Energy
6 1 (1.59%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 19 (30.16%) Android
2 7 (11.11%) Apple iOS
3 6 (9.52%) Linux
4 4 (6.35%) Unix
4 4 (6.35%) Windows
5 1 (1.59%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (52.38%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (30.16%) Android Development
3 15 (23.81%) TDD
4 13 (20.63%) Continuous Integration
5 12 (19.05%) BDD
5 12 (19.05%) Scrum
6 8 (12.70%) Web Development
7 7 (11.11%) Memory Management
7 7 (11.11%) Multithreading
7 7 (11.11%) MVC
7 7 (11.11%) SDLC
7 7 (11.11%) Service Design
8 6 (9.52%) Open Source
8 6 (9.52%) Software Engineering
9 5 (7.94%) Mobile Development
9 5 (7.94%) OO
9 5 (7.94%) Stakeholder Management
10 4 (6.35%) API Design
11 3 (4.76%) Domain-Driven Design
11 3 (4.76%) Microservices
Programming Languages
1 17 (26.98%) JavaScript
2 10 (15.87%) PHP
3 9 (14.29%) SQL
4 8 (12.70%) C#
5 7 (11.11%) Python
6 6 (9.52%) C++
7 5 (7.94%) Scala
8 4 (6.35%) Ruby
9 2 (3.17%) Groovy
9 2 (3.17%) Objective-C
9 2 (3.17%) XPath
10 1 (1.59%) Apple Swift
10 1 (1.59%) R
10 1 (1.59%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 4 (6.35%) DV Cleared
1 4 (6.35%) Security Cleared
2 1 (1.59%) Degree
2 1 (1.59%) ISEB
2 1 (1.59%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.76%) QA
2 1 (1.59%) CDISC
2 1 (1.59%) HL7
System Software
1 3 (4.76%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (3.17%) Grafana
1 2 (3.17%) Hadoop YARN
Vendors
1 8 (12.70%) Oracle
2 7 (11.11%) Microsoft
3 2 (3.17%) Hortonworks
4 1 (1.59%) Apple
4 1 (1.59%) Google
4 1 (1.59%) Vertica
4 1 (1.59%) webMethods
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