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 4 December 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
4 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Java
Rank 12 4 18
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +14
Contract jobs citing Java 27 68 23
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 9.31% 16.43% 6.91%
As % of the Programming Languages category 18.88% 29.06% 15.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 55 17
Median daily rate £400 £413 £543
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.03% -23.96%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £255 £331 £340
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £588
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £425 £400
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 1
Median hourly rate - £65.00 £60.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +8.33%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £40.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
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
143 234 150
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 49.31% 56.52% 45.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 72 142 104
Median daily rate £350 £385 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.09% +10.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £283 £280 £273
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 18 8
Median hourly rate £41.50 £45.00 £57.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.77% -21.73%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.25 £37.50 £37.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £65.00 £60.00
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 4 December 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 4 December 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 (58.21%) Agile Software Development
2 24 (35.82%) JavaScript
3 23 (34.33%) Git (software)
4 17 (25.37%) REST
4 17 (25.37%) TDD
5 14 (20.90%) BDD
5 14 (20.90%) Android
5 14 (20.90%) Mercurial
5 14 (20.90%) Android Development
6 13 (19.40%) Spring
6 13 (19.40%) HTML
7 12 (17.91%) jQuery
7 12 (17.91%) Continuous Integration
8 11 (16.42%) Web Services
8 11 (16.42%) XML
8 11 (16.42%) HTML5
9 10 (14.93%) AngularJS
9 10 (14.93%) Mobile App
9 10 (14.93%) SQL Server
9 10 (14.93%) SQL
9 10 (14.93%) Selenium
10 9 (13.43%) JSON
10 9 (13.43%) Scrum
10 9 (13.43%) C#
10 9 (13.43%) MVC
10 9 (13.43%) Jenkins
10 9 (13.43%) Android SDK
10 9 (13.43%) RESTful
10 9 (13.43%) NoSQL
11 8 (11.94%) Cucumber

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 6 (8.96%) Tomcat
2 2 (2.99%) Apache
2 2 (2.99%) GlassFish
3 1 (1.49%) Apache Pig
3 1 (1.49%) Apache Solr
3 1 (1.49%) Apache Spark
3 1 (1.49%) Cloud Foundry
3 1 (1.49%) Elasticsearch
3 1 (1.49%) IIS
3 1 (1.49%) Mule
3 1 (1.49%) Mule ESB
3 1 (1.49%) OpenStack
Applications
1 2 (2.99%) Adobe Illustrator
1 2 (2.99%) OmniGraffle
1 2 (2.99%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 3 (4.48%) Payment Gateway
2 2 (2.99%) SDL Web 8
Cloud Services
1 7 (10.45%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (2.99%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (1.49%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (1.49%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.99%) AMQP
1 2 (2.99%) HTTP
2 1 (1.49%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (14.93%) SQL Server
2 9 (13.43%) NoSQL
3 6 (8.96%) MongoDB
3 6 (8.96%) PostgreSQL
3 6 (8.96%) Relational Database
4 3 (4.48%) RDBMS
5 2 (2.99%) Big Data
5 2 (2.99%) Triplestore
6 1 (1.49%) Apache Hive
6 1 (1.49%) Data Lake
6 1 (1.49%) Data Mining
6 1 (1.49%) Hadoop
6 1 (1.49%) HBase
6 1 (1.49%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 23 (34.33%) Git (software)
2 14 (20.90%) Mercurial
3 10 (14.93%) Selenium
4 9 (13.43%) Jenkins
5 8 (11.94%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 8 (11.94%) Cucumber
5 8 (11.94%) JUnit
6 6 (8.96%) Android Studio
7 5 (7.46%) Mockito
7 5 (7.46%) Subversion
8 4 (5.97%) IntelliJ
8 4 (5.97%) Octopus Deploy
8 4 (5.97%) WebStorm
9 3 (4.48%) JMeter
9 3 (4.48%) Maven
9 3 (4.48%) WebDriver
10 2 (2.99%) Appium
11 1 (1.49%) Grunt
11 1 (1.49%) gulp
11 1 (1.49%) Selenium IDE
General
1 6 (8.96%) Finance
2 2 (2.99%) Banking
3 1 (1.49%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 49 (73.13%) Developer
2 24 (35.82%) Java Developer
3 13 (19.40%) Android Developer
4 7 (10.45%) Full Stack Developer
5 6 (8.96%) Senior Developer
6 5 (7.46%) Analyst
6 5 (7.46%) Software Developer
7 4 (5.97%) Java Engineer
7 4 (5.97%) Lead Developer
7 4 (5.97%) Senior Java Developer
7 4 (5.97%) Software Engineer
8 3 (4.48%) Architect
8 3 (4.48%) Java Software Engineer
8 3 (4.48%) JavaScript Developer
8 3 (4.48%) Mobile Developer
8 3 (4.48%) Node.js Developer
8 3 (4.48%) Senior Full Stack Developer
8 3 (4.48%) Solutions Analyst
8 3 (4.48%) Technical Leader
8 3 (4.48%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (25.37%) REST
2 13 (19.40%) HTML
2 13 (19.40%) Spring
3 12 (17.91%) jQuery
4 11 (16.42%) HTML5
4 11 (16.42%) Web Services
4 11 (16.42%) XML
5 10 (14.93%) AngularJS
6 9 (13.43%) Android SDK
6 9 (13.43%) JSON
6 9 (13.43%) RESTful
7 8 (11.94%) Node.js
8 6 (8.96%) CSS
8 6 (8.96%) Hibernate
8 6 (8.96%) J2EE
9 5 (7.46%) JPA
9 5 (7.46%) JSF
9 5 (7.46%) RxJava
10 4 (5.97%) .NET
10 4 (5.97%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 10 (14.93%) Mobile App
2 8 (11.94%) Data Structures
3 5 (7.46%) User Experience
4 3 (4.48%) Computer Science
4 3 (4.48%) Graphic Design
4 3 (4.48%) Ontologies
5 2 (2.99%) N-Tier
6 1 (1.49%) Artificial Intelligence
6 1 (1.49%) Biology
6 1 (1.49%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (1.49%) Neural Network
6 1 (1.49%) Semantic Web
6 1 (1.49%) Smart Energy
6 1 (1.49%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 14 (20.90%) Android
2 3 (4.48%) Apple iOS
2 3 (4.48%) Linux
3 2 (2.99%) Unix
3 2 (2.99%) Windows
4 1 (1.49%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (58.21%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (25.37%) TDD
3 14 (20.90%) Android Development
3 14 (20.90%) BDD
4 12 (17.91%) Continuous Integration
5 9 (13.43%) MVC
5 9 (13.43%) Scrum
6 8 (11.94%) SDLC
7 7 (10.45%) Memory Management
7 7 (10.45%) Multithreading
7 7 (10.45%) OO
7 7 (10.45%) Open Source
8 6 (8.96%) Service Design
8 6 (8.96%) Stakeholder Management
8 6 (8.96%) Web Development
9 5 (7.46%) API Design
9 5 (7.46%) Domain-Driven Design
9 5 (7.46%) Project Management
9 5 (7.46%) Software Engineering
10 4 (5.97%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 24 (35.82%) JavaScript
2 10 (14.93%) SQL
3 9 (13.43%) C#
4 5 (7.46%) PHP
5 4 (5.97%) C++
5 4 (5.97%) Scala
6 3 (4.48%) Groovy
6 3 (4.48%) Python
6 3 (4.48%) XPath
7 2 (2.99%) ECMAScript
7 2 (2.99%) Objective-C
7 2 (2.99%) Ruby
7 2 (2.99%) XQuery
8 1 (1.49%) Apple Swift
8 1 (1.49%) Dart
8 1 (1.49%) ES6
8 1 (1.49%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 5 (7.46%) DV Cleared
1 5 (7.46%) Security Cleared
2 3 (4.48%) Degree
3 1 (1.49%) ISEB
3 1 (1.49%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (5.97%) QA
2 1 (1.49%) CDISC
2 1 (1.49%) HL7
System Software
1 4 (5.97%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (2.99%) Grafana
2 1 (1.49%) Hadoop YARN
Vendors
1 7 (10.45%) Oracle
2 4 (5.97%) Microsoft
3 3 (4.48%) webMethods
4 1 (1.49%) Google
4 1 (1.49%) Hortonworks
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