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 May 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 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Java
Rank 10 12 18
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +6
Contract jobs citing Java 38 38 33
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 10.70% 9.72% 8.68%
As % of the Programming Languages category 23.60% 22.89% 17.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 28 25 26
Median daily rate £433 £350 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+23.57% -17.64%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £319 £307 £381
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £483 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 7 1
Median hourly rate £9.00 £40.00 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-77.50% +14.28%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £40.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year
-10.00% -
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
161 166 188
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 45.35% 42.46% 49.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 91 128 131
Median daily rate £400 £340 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.64% -6.20%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £296 £265 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £425 £440
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £343
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.18%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 15 16
Median hourly rate £37.50 £40.00 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.00 £9.00 £35.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £45.00 £40.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £36.50 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+2.73% +1.38%

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 May 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 May 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 (48.75%) HTML
2 38 (47.50%) JavaScript
2 38 (47.50%) Agile Software Development
3 33 (41.25%) Git (software)
4 29 (36.25%) Python
5 27 (33.75%) CSS
6 23 (28.75%) Linux
7 22 (27.50%) SQL
7 22 (27.50%) HTML5
8 19 (23.75%) XML
8 19 (23.75%) REST
9 18 (22.50%) jQuery
10 17 (21.25%) Web Services
10 17 (21.25%) Front End Development
11 16 (20.00%) Oracle
11 16 (20.00%) Selenium
12 15 (18.75%) Spring
12 15 (18.75%) MongoDB
13 14 (17.50%) TDD
14 13 (16.25%) Ajax
14 13 (16.25%) Atlassian Bamboo
14 13 (16.25%) Perl
14 13 (16.25%) CSS3
14 13 (16.25%) Mobile App
15 12 (15.00%) DevOps
15 12 (15.00%) Puppet
15 12 (15.00%) SDLC
15 12 (15.00%) Scrum
15 12 (15.00%) Mercurial
16 11 (13.75%) Amazon AWS

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 (12.50%) Node.js
2 9 (11.25%) Tomcat
3 7 (8.75%) Elasticsearch
4 5 (6.25%) Apache
5 4 (5.00%) CMS
6 3 (3.75%) JBoss
7 1 (1.25%) Drupal
7 1 (1.25%) Joomla!
7 1 (1.25%) nginx
7 1 (1.25%) Sitecore CMS
7 1 (1.25%) Smallworld
7 1 (1.25%) Umbraco
7 1 (1.25%) WebSphere
7 1 (1.25%) WordPress
Applications
1 5 (6.25%) Adobe Illustrator
1 5 (6.25%) OmniGraffle
1 5 (6.25%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 5 (6.25%) SDL Web 8
2 3 (3.75%) Payment Gateway
3 2 (2.50%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (1.25%) BigMachines
4 1 (1.25%) Eloqua
4 1 (1.25%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 11 (13.75%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (8.75%) Amazon ElastiCache
2 7 (8.75%) Amazon S3
2 7 (8.75%) Amazon SQS
2 7 (8.75%) AWS CloudFormation
2 7 (8.75%) Microsoft Azure
2 7 (8.75%) Route 53
3 3 (3.75%) SaaS
4 2 (2.50%) Force.com
4 2 (2.50%) Heroku
4 2 (2.50%) IaaS
5 1 (1.25%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (1.25%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.50%) DNS
1 2 (2.50%) HTTP
1 2 (2.50%) TCP/IP
2 1 (1.25%) 802.15
2 1 (1.25%) Bluetooth
2 1 (1.25%) Firewall
2 1 (1.25%) Internet
2 1 (1.25%) LDAP
2 1 (1.25%) Network Security
2 1 (1.25%) SSL
2 1 (1.25%) Wi-Fi
2 1 (1.25%) X.509
2 1 (1.25%) ZigBee
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (18.75%) MongoDB
2 10 (12.50%) MySQL
3 9 (11.25%) NoSQL
4 7 (8.75%) Amazon RDS
4 7 (8.75%) MarkLogic
4 7 (8.75%) Neo4j
4 7 (8.75%) Redis
5 3 (3.75%) Apache Cassandra
5 3 (3.75%) CouchDB
5 3 (3.75%) Oracle Database
5 3 (3.75%) PostgreSQL
6 2 (2.50%) Big Data
6 2 (2.50%) Data Mining
6 2 (2.50%) Data Warehouse
6 2 (2.50%) Hadoop
6 2 (2.50%) NonStop SQL
7 1 (1.25%) GIS
7 1 (1.25%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 33 (41.25%) Git (software)
2 16 (20.00%) Selenium
3 13 (16.25%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 12 (15.00%) Mercurial
5 9 (11.25%) IntelliJ
6 8 (10.00%) Subversion
6 8 (10.00%) Vagrant
6 8 (10.00%) WebStorm
7 6 (7.50%) Gerrit
8 5 (6.25%) GitLab
8 5 (6.25%) Jenkins
8 5 (6.25%) Maven
9 4 (5.00%) JIRA
9 4 (5.00%) JUnit
10 3 (3.75%) Cucumber
10 3 (3.75%) Mockito
11 2 (2.50%) Android Studio
11 2 (2.50%) Eclipse
11 2 (2.50%) JBehave
11 2 (2.50%) JMeter
General
1 4 (5.00%) Pharmaceutical
2 3 (3.75%) Finance
3 2 (2.50%) Publishing
4 1 (1.25%) Aerospace
4 1 (1.25%) Electronics
4 1 (1.25%) Swedish Language
4 1 (1.25%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 36 (45.00%) Developer
2 17 (21.25%) Java Developer
3 10 (12.50%) Architect
4 9 (11.25%) DevOps Engineer
4 9 (11.25%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 7 (8.75%) Applications Support
6 6 (7.50%) Analyst
6 6 (7.50%) Solutions Architect
7 5 (6.25%) Administrator
7 5 (6.25%) Applications Support Analyst
7 5 (6.25%) AWS Administrator
7 5 (6.25%) JavaScript Developer
7 5 (6.25%) Linux Administrator
7 5 (6.25%) Linux Systems Administrator
7 5 (6.25%) Support Analyst
8 4 (5.00%) Android Developer
8 4 (5.00%) AWS Engineer
8 4 (5.00%) DevOps Administrator
8 4 (5.00%) Linux DevOps Administrator
8 4 (5.00%) Linux Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 39 (48.75%) HTML
2 27 (33.75%) CSS
3 22 (27.50%) HTML5
4 19 (23.75%) REST
4 19 (23.75%) XML
5 18 (22.50%) jQuery
6 17 (21.25%) Web Services
7 15 (18.75%) Spring
8 13 (16.25%) Ajax
8 13 (16.25%) CSS3
9 10 (12.50%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 9 (11.25%) J2EE
11 8 (10.00%) AngularJS
11 8 (10.00%) JSON
12 7 (8.75%) ELK Stack
12 7 (8.75%) PhoneGap
12 7 (8.75%) RESTful
13 5 (6.25%) Java EE
14 4 (5.00%) Hibernate
15 3 (3.75%) XML Schema
Miscellaneous
1 13 (16.25%) Mobile App
2 9 (11.25%) User Experience
3 6 (7.50%) Graphic Design
4 4 (5.00%) Computer Science
5 3 (3.75%) Data Structures
5 3 (3.75%) Life Science
5 3 (3.75%) Mathematics
5 3 (3.75%) N-Tier
6 2 (2.50%) CESG
6 2 (2.50%) CESG CLAS
6 2 (2.50%) Digital Media
6 2 (2.50%) Enterprise Software
6 2 (2.50%) Visualisation
7 1 (1.25%) Augmented Reality
7 1 (1.25%) Biology
7 1 (1.25%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 23 (28.75%) Linux
2 11 (13.75%) Windows
3 6 (7.50%) Android
4 3 (3.75%) Apple iOS
4 3 (3.75%) Unix
5 2 (2.50%) CentOS
6 1 (1.25%) Solaris
6 1 (1.25%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (47.50%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (21.25%) Front End Development
3 14 (17.50%) TDD
4 12 (15.00%) DevOps
4 12 (15.00%) Scrum
4 12 (15.00%) SDLC
5 11 (13.75%) Continuous Integration
5 11 (13.75%) OO
6 9 (11.25%) SOA
6 9 (11.25%) Web Development
7 8 (10.00%) BDD
8 7 (8.75%) UX Design
9 6 (7.50%) Analytics
9 6 (7.50%) CRM
9 6 (7.50%) UML
9 6 (7.50%) Visual Analytics
10 5 (6.25%) Functional Testing
10 5 (6.25%) Responsive Web Design
10 5 (6.25%) Software Engineering
10 5 (6.25%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 38 (47.50%) JavaScript
2 29 (36.25%) Python
3 22 (27.50%) SQL
4 13 (16.25%) Perl
5 9 (11.25%) Ruby
6 8 (10.00%) PHP
6 8 (10.00%) TypeScript
7 6 (7.50%) ECMAScript
8 5 (6.25%) Dart
9 4 (5.00%) C++
10 3 (3.75%) Apex Code
10 3 (3.75%) Groovy
10 3 (3.75%) Scala
11 2 (2.50%) Bash Shell
11 2 (2.50%) C
11 2 (2.50%) Shell Script
11 2 (2.50%) SOQL
12 1 (1.25%) C#
12 1 (1.25%) Magik
12 1 (1.25%) XPath
Qualifications
1 5 (6.25%) Degree
2 3 (3.75%) DV Cleared
2 3 (3.75%) Security Cleared
3 2 (2.50%) CISSP
3 2 (2.50%) CLAS
3 2 (2.50%) ISEB
3 2 (2.50%) SC Cleared
4 1 (1.25%) CEH
4 1 (1.25%) CHECK Team Leader
4 1 (1.25%) CHECK Team Member
4 1 (1.25%) CREST Certified
4 1 (1.25%) ISTQB
4 1 (1.25%) OSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.75%) QA
2 2 (2.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 9 (11.25%) Docker
Systems Management
1 12 (15.00%) Puppet
2 11 (13.75%) Ansible
3 7 (8.75%) Kibana
3 7 (8.75%) logstash
3 7 (8.75%) Packer
4 4 (5.00%) Opscode Chef
5 3 (3.75%) Business Desktop Deployment
5 3 (3.75%) MOM
6 1 (1.25%) Nagios
Vendors
1 16 (20.00%) Oracle
2 7 (8.75%) Siebel
3 3 (3.75%) Microsoft
3 3 (3.75%) Salesforce.com
3 3 (3.75%) VMware
4 2 (2.50%) Red Hat
4 2 (2.50%) SAP
4 2 (2.50%) WorldPay
5 1 (1.25%) AppDynamics
5 1 (1.25%) Citrix
5 1 (1.25%) LogRhythm
5 1 (1.25%) New Relic
5 1 (1.25%) Sitecore
5 1 (1.25%) Sun
5 1 (1.25%) Vertica
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Verticality Ltd
Rate: £350 - £370 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
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Senitor Associates
Rate: £450 - £500 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
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Oho Group
Rate: £300 - 400 per day
Posted: 25 days ago