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 30 July 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
30 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Java
Rank 6 9 9
Rank change year-on-year
+3 0
Contract jobs citing Java 51 62 51
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 14.25% 12.28% 10.92%
As % of the Programming Languages category 23.50% 24.51% 23.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 31 40 45
Median daily rate £400 £350 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% -12.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £325 £258
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £525 £456
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £37.50 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £40.38 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-10.84% +15.37%
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
217 253 220
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 60.61% 50.10% 47.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 125 194 164
Median daily rate £375 £350 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -9.67%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £302 £265 £292
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £355 £350
% change year-on-year
+5.63% +1.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 8 4
Median hourly rate £40.00 £45.00 £47.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-11.11% -5.26%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.15 £29.75 £43.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £50.75 £60.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £37.75 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-0.66% +7.85%

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 30 July 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 30 July 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 44 (47.31%) Agile Software Development
2 41 (44.09%) JavaScript
3 33 (35.48%) HTML
4 31 (33.33%) Git (software)
5 26 (27.96%) CSS
6 22 (23.66%) Python
6 22 (23.66%) HTML5
7 21 (22.58%) Linux
8 20 (21.51%) REST
9 19 (20.43%) Mobile App
10 18 (19.35%) Mercurial
11 16 (17.20%) Selenium
11 16 (17.20%) jQuery
11 16 (17.20%) Web Services
11 16 (17.20%) Spring
12 15 (16.13%) SQL
12 15 (16.13%) Android
13 14 (15.05%) AngularJS
13 14 (15.05%) Oracle
13 14 (15.05%) TDD
14 13 (13.98%) XML
14 13 (13.98%) CSS3
14 13 (13.98%) Android Development
14 13 (13.98%) DevOps
14 13 (13.98%) Front End Development
15 12 (12.90%) Amazon AWS
15 12 (12.90%) Atlassian Bamboo
15 12 (12.90%) Ajax
15 12 (12.90%) Tomcat
16 11 (11.83%) Windows

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 12 (12.90%) Tomcat
2 8 (8.60%) Elasticsearch
3 4 (4.30%) Apache
4 3 (3.23%) CMS
5 1 (1.08%) Apache Solr
5 1 (1.08%) Cloud Foundry
5 1 (1.08%) Drupal
5 1 (1.08%) GlassFish
5 1 (1.08%) Joomla!
5 1 (1.08%) Sitecore CMS
5 1 (1.08%) Smallworld
5 1 (1.08%) Umbraco
5 1 (1.08%) WebSphere
5 1 (1.08%) WordPress
Applications
1 5 (5.38%) Adobe Illustrator
1 5 (5.38%) OmniGraffle
1 5 (5.38%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 5 (5.38%) SDL Web 8
2 2 (2.15%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (2.15%) Payment Gateway
3 1 (1.08%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 12 (12.90%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (7.53%) Amazon ElastiCache
2 7 (7.53%) Amazon S3
2 7 (7.53%) Amazon SQS
2 7 (7.53%) AWS CloudFormation
2 7 (7.53%) Route 53
3 6 (6.45%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (2.15%) Force.com
4 2 (2.15%) Heroku
4 2 (2.15%) IaaS
4 2 (2.15%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.15%) AMQP
2 1 (1.08%) LDAP
2 1 (1.08%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (11.83%) MongoDB
2 10 (10.75%) MySQL
3 7 (7.53%) Amazon RDS
3 7 (7.53%) MarkLogic
3 7 (7.53%) Neo4j
3 7 (7.53%) Redis
4 5 (5.38%) NoSQL
4 5 (5.38%) SQL Server
5 3 (3.23%) Oracle Database
5 3 (3.23%) PostgreSQL
6 2 (2.15%) Data Warehouse
6 2 (2.15%) Hadoop
6 2 (2.15%) NonStop SQL
7 1 (1.08%) Big Data
7 1 (1.08%) Data Mining
7 1 (1.08%) GIS
7 1 (1.08%) Triplestore
Development Applications
1 31 (33.33%) Git (software)
2 18 (19.35%) Mercurial
3 16 (17.20%) Selenium
4 12 (12.90%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 8 (8.60%) Subversion
6 7 (7.53%) Vagrant
7 6 (6.45%) Android Studio
7 6 (6.45%) IntelliJ
7 6 (6.45%) WebStorm
8 5 (5.38%) GitLab
8 5 (5.38%) JMeter
8 5 (5.38%) JUnit
9 4 (4.30%) Maven
10 3 (3.23%) Appium
10 3 (3.23%) Cucumber
10 3 (3.23%) Gerrit
10 3 (3.23%) JIRA
10 3 (3.23%) Mockito
11 2 (2.15%) JBehave
11 2 (2.15%) Jenkins
General
1 5 (5.38%) Pharmaceutical
2 1 (1.08%) Aerospace
2 1 (1.08%) Finance
2 1 (1.08%) Swedish Language
2 1 (1.08%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 52 (55.91%) Developer
2 23 (24.73%) Java Developer
3 12 (12.90%) Android Developer
4 10 (10.75%) Architect
5 9 (9.68%) Analyst
5 9 (9.68%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 8 (8.60%) DevOps Engineer
7 7 (7.53%) Applications Support
8 5 (5.38%) Administrator
8 5 (5.38%) Angular Developer
8 5 (5.38%) Applications Support Analyst
8 5 (5.38%) AWS Administrator
8 5 (5.38%) Java Architect
8 5 (5.38%) JavaScript Developer
8 5 (5.38%) Linux Administrator
8 5 (5.38%) Linux Systems Administrator
8 5 (5.38%) Support Analyst
9 4 (4.30%) AWS DevOps
9 4 (4.30%) Linux DevOps Administrator
9 4 (4.30%) Linux/Unix DevOps
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (35.48%) HTML
2 26 (27.96%) CSS
3 22 (23.66%) HTML5
4 20 (21.51%) REST
5 16 (17.20%) jQuery
5 16 (17.20%) Spring
5 16 (17.20%) Web Services
6 14 (15.05%) AngularJS
7 13 (13.98%) CSS3
7 13 (13.98%) XML
8 12 (12.90%) Ajax
9 10 (10.75%) Android SDK
9 10 (10.75%) Node.js
10 8 (8.60%) PhoneGap
10 8 (8.60%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 7 (7.53%) ELK Stack
11 7 (7.53%) J2EE
11 7 (7.53%) JSF
11 7 (7.53%) JSON
12 6 (6.45%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 19 (20.43%) Mobile App
2 10 (10.75%) User Experience
3 8 (8.60%) Data Structures
3 8 (8.60%) Graphic Design
4 2 (2.15%) CESG
4 2 (2.15%) CESG CLAS
4 2 (2.15%) Computer Science
4 2 (2.15%) Digital Media
4 2 (2.15%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (2.15%) N-Tier
4 2 (2.15%) Ontologies
5 1 (1.08%) Artificial Intelligence
5 1 (1.08%) Augmented Reality
5 1 (1.08%) Biology
5 1 (1.08%) Neural Network
5 1 (1.08%) Semantic Web
5 1 (1.08%) Social Media
5 1 (1.08%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 21 (22.58%) Linux
2 15 (16.13%) Android
3 11 (11.83%) Windows
4 5 (5.38%) Apple iOS
5 3 (3.23%) Unix
6 1 (1.08%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 44 (47.31%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (15.05%) TDD
3 13 (13.98%) Android Development
3 13 (13.98%) DevOps
3 13 (13.98%) Front End Development
4 11 (11.83%) Continuous Integration
4 11 (11.83%) SDLC
5 10 (10.75%) BDD
6 9 (9.68%) Scrum
6 9 (9.68%) UX Design
7 8 (8.60%) Web Development
8 7 (7.53%) Analytics
8 7 (7.53%) ERP
8 7 (7.53%) Multithreading
8 7 (7.53%) Visual Analytics
9 6 (6.45%) Memory Management
9 6 (6.45%) MVC
10 5 (5.38%) CRM
10 5 (5.38%) Responsive Web Design
10 5 (5.38%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 41 (44.09%) JavaScript
2 22 (23.66%) Python
3 15 (16.13%) SQL
4 9 (9.68%) Perl
4 9 (9.68%) Ruby
5 8 (8.60%) TypeScript
6 7 (7.53%) PHP
7 6 (6.45%) C#
7 6 (6.45%) ECMAScript
8 5 (5.38%) C++
9 4 (4.30%) Dart
10 2 (2.15%) Apex Code
10 2 (2.15%) Groovy
10 2 (2.15%) Objective-C
10 2 (2.15%) Scala
10 2 (2.15%) SOQL
10 2 (2.15%) XPath
11 1 (1.08%) C
11 1 (1.08%) Magik
11 1 (1.08%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 5 (5.38%) DV Cleared
1 5 (5.38%) Security Cleared
2 2 (2.15%) CISSP
2 2 (2.15%) CLAS
2 2 (2.15%) Degree
2 2 (2.15%) ISEB
2 2 (2.15%) SC Cleared
3 1 (1.08%) CEH
3 1 (1.08%) CHECK Team Leader
3 1 (1.08%) CHECK Team Member
3 1 (1.08%) CREST Certified
3 1 (1.08%) OSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.23%) QA
2 2 (2.15%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 9 (9.68%) Docker
Systems Management
1 11 (11.83%) Ansible
1 11 (11.83%) Puppet
2 7 (7.53%) Kibana
2 7 (7.53%) logstash
2 7 (7.53%) Packer
3 3 (3.23%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 14 (15.05%) Oracle
2 6 (6.45%) Siebel
3 3 (3.23%) VMware
3 3 (3.23%) webMethods
4 2 (2.15%) Microsoft
4 2 (2.15%) Salesforce.com
4 2 (2.15%) SAP
5 1 (1.08%) Citrix
5 1 (1.08%) Red Hat
5 1 (1.08%) Sitecore
5 1 (1.08%) Vertica
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Oscar
Rate: £300 - £350 per day
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