The table below looks at the statistics for the Senior Java Developer role in IT contracts advertised for the Cambridge region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Senior Java Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 8 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Senior Java Developer
Rank 38 - 34
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs requiring a Senior Java Developer 7 0 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 1.89% - 1.12%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.96% - 1.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 0 3
Average daily rate £550 - £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £413 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.03% +10.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Senior Java Developer
Cambridgeshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Cambridge region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Cambridge
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
358 304 256
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 96.50% 96.20% 95.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 221 183 131
Average daily rate £400 £350 £390
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% -10.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £255 £170 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £538 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 21 15 34
Average hourly rate £37.50 £37.50 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +15.38%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.50 £15.88 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.00 £46.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -

Senior Java Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Senior Java Developer in the job title across the Cambridge region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Senior Java Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

Senior Java Developer
Daily Rate Trend in Cambridge

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Senior Java Developer across the Cambridge region.

Senior Java Developer Daily Rate Trend in Cambridge

Senior Java Developer
Daily Rate Histogram in Cambridge

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Senior Java Developer across the Cambridge region over the 3 months to 8 February 2016.

Senior Java Developer Daily Rate Histogram in Cambridge

Senior Java Developer
Top 28 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Cambridge region that cited Senior Java Developer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled with Senior Java Developer in their job title.

1 10 (100.00%) Java
1 10 (100.00%) TDD
1 10 (100.00%) Spring
2 9 (90.00%) Microservices
2 9 (90.00%) N-Tier
3 7 (70.00%) JavaScript
3 7 (70.00%) HTML
3 7 (70.00%) JBoss
3 7 (70.00%) Node.js
3 7 (70.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 6 (60.00%) CouchDB
4 6 (60.00%) MongoDB
4 6 (60.00%) Apache Cassandra
4 6 (60.00%) NoSQL
4 6 (60.00%) Business Desktop Deployment
4 6 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (60.00%) Git (software)
4 6 (60.00%) SQL
4 6 (60.00%) Web Services
4 6 (60.00%) OO
4 6 (60.00%) SOA
4 6 (60.00%) MOM
4 6 (60.00%) Middleware
5 3 (30.00%) RESTful
5 3 (30.00%) Continuous Integration
6 1 (10.00%) jQuery
6 1 (10.00%) HTML5
6 1 (10.00%) BDD

Senior Java Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Cambridge region that cited Senior Java Developer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled with Senior Java Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 7 (70.00%) JBoss
1 7 (70.00%) Node.js
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (60.00%) Apache Cassandra
1 6 (60.00%) CouchDB
1 6 (60.00%) MongoDB
1 6 (60.00%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 6 (60.00%) Git (software)
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (100.00%) Spring
2 7 (70.00%) HTML
2 7 (70.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 6 (60.00%) Middleware
3 6 (60.00%) Web Services
4 3 (30.00%) RESTful
5 1 (10.00%) HTML5
5 1 (10.00%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 9 (90.00%) N-Tier
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (100.00%) TDD
2 9 (90.00%) Microservices
3 6 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (60.00%) OO
3 6 (60.00%) SOA
4 3 (30.00%) Continuous Integration
5 1 (10.00%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 10 (100.00%) Java
2 7 (70.00%) JavaScript
3 6 (60.00%) SQL
Systems Management
1 6 (60.00%) Business Desktop Deployment
1 6 (60.00%) MOM