The table below looks at the statistics for the Java Developer role in IT contracts advertised for the Cambridgeshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Java Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 23 September 2014 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
23 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java Developer
Rank 55 68 38
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -30
Contract jobs requiring a Java Developer 9 3 24
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 1.18% 0.40% 3.17%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.26% 0.42% 3.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 1 19
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£463 £450 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.77% +5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £374 £450 £400
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 0
Average hourly rate £9.00 £40.00 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-77.50% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £34.00 £35.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year
-2.85% -12.50%
Java Developer
East of England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Cambridgeshire 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
Cambridgeshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
713 709 717
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 93.45% 94.16% 94.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 418 303 289
Average daily rate £350 £363 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.44% +7.40%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £200 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £500 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 80 51 125
Average hourly rate £21.75 £36.50 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-40.41% +21.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.30 £11.30 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £51.00 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+3.12% -8.57%

Java Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Java Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

Java Developer
Daily Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Java Developer Daily Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

Java Developer
Daily Rate Histogram in Cambridgeshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Java Developer across the Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 23 September 2014.

Java Developer Daily Rate Histogram in Cambridgeshire

Java Developer
Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Java Developer across the Cambridgeshire region.

Java Developer Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

Java Developer
Contract Job Locations in Cambridgeshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Java Developer within the Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 23 September 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cambridge -1 7 £475 - 8
Peterborough +10 1 £450 - 1
Huntingdon - - - -
Java Developer
East of England

Java Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 23 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Cambridgeshire region that cited 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 Java Developer in their job title.

1 21 (100.00%) Java
2 12 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
3 11 (52.38%) Oracle
4 10 (47.62%) OO
5 9 (42.86%) Spring
6 8 (38.10%) Maven
6 8 (38.10%) SQL
6 8 (38.10%) J2EE
7 7 (33.33%) WebLogic
7 7 (33.33%) Tomcat
7 7 (33.33%) J2SE
8 6 (28.57%) Apache
8 6 (28.57%) Hibernate
8 6 (28.57%) jQuery
8 6 (28.57%) Git (software)
8 6 (28.57%) Relational Database
9 5 (23.81%) Jenkins
9 5 (23.81%) RDBMS
9 5 (23.81%) XML
9 5 (23.81%) HTML
10 4 (19.05%) UNIX
10 4 (19.05%) Solaris
10 4 (19.05%) Linux
10 4 (19.05%) JBoss
10 4 (19.05%) Sun
10 4 (19.05%) TDD
10 4 (19.05%) Subversion
10 4 (19.05%) Dojo
11 3 (14.29%) Selenium
11 3 (14.29%) Atlassian

Java Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 23 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Cambridgeshire region that cited 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 Java Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 7 (33.33%) WebLogic
1 7 (33.33%) Tomcat
2 6 (28.57%) Apache
3 2 (9.52%) Documentum
4 1 (4.76%) WebSphere
4 1 (4.76%) WebSphere Application Server
4 1 (4.76%) IIS
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.76%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.76%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (28.57%) Relational Database
2 5 (23.81%) RDBMS
3 3 (14.29%) PostgreSQL
4 2 (9.52%) MySQL
4 2 (9.52%) Triplestore
5 1 (4.76%) Oracle Database
5 1 (4.76%) SQL Server
5 1 (4.76%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 8 (38.10%) Maven
2 6 (28.57%) Git (software)
3 5 (23.81%) Jenkins
4 4 (19.05%) Subversion
5 3 (14.29%) Selenium
6 2 (9.52%) JIRA
6 2 (9.52%) JUnit
7 1 (4.76%) JMeter
7 1 (4.76%) Bugzilla
General
1 3 (14.29%) Finance
2 1 (4.76%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (42.86%) Spring
2 8 (38.10%) J2EE
3 7 (33.33%) J2SE
4 6 (28.57%) Hibernate
4 6 (28.57%) jQuery
5 5 (23.81%) HTML
5 5 (23.81%) XML
6 4 (19.05%) Dojo
7 3 (14.29%) Web Services
7 3 (14.29%) JSP
7 3 (14.29%) AngularJS
8 2 (9.52%) Apache Jena
8 2 (9.52%) JPA
8 2 (9.52%) REST
8 2 (9.52%) XSD
8 2 (9.52%) DOM
8 2 (9.52%) Spring MVC
8 2 (9.52%) Java EE
8 2 (9.52%) CGI
9 1 (4.76%) JSF
Miscellaneous
1 2 (9.52%) GIS
1 2 (9.52%) Clustering
1 2 (9.52%) Ontologies
1 2 (9.52%) Open Source
2 1 (4.76%) Mathematics
2 1 (4.76%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 4 (19.05%) UNIX
1 4 (19.05%) Solaris
1 4 (19.05%) Linux
2 3 (14.29%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (47.62%) OO
3 4 (19.05%) TDD
4 3 (14.29%) Software Engineering
4 3 (14.29%) Continuous Integration
4 3 (14.29%) Multithreading
4 3 (14.29%) UML
4 3 (14.29%) OOA/OOD
4 3 (14.29%) Kanban
4 3 (14.29%) Scrum
5 2 (9.52%) BDD
5 2 (9.52%) RDF
5 2 (9.52%) MVC
5 2 (9.52%) Unit Testing
5 2 (9.52%) Load Balancing
6 1 (4.76%) Problem Management
6 1 (4.76%) Performance Testing
6 1 (4.76%) Integration Testing
6 1 (4.76%) System Testing
6 1 (4.76%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 21 (100.00%) Java
2 8 (38.10%) SQL
3 3 (14.29%) Perl
4 2 (9.52%) SPARQL
4 2 (9.52%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 1 (4.76%) Degree
1 1 (4.76%) SC Cleared
1 1 (4.76%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (9.52%) SNOMED CT
2 1 (4.76%) QA
Vendors
1 11 (52.38%) Oracle
2 4 (19.05%) JBoss
2 4 (19.05%) Sun
3 3 (14.29%) Atlassian
4 2 (9.52%) Sybase
5 1 (4.76%) Microsoft
5 1 (4.76%) HP