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 5 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
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Java Developer
Rank 25 60 44
Rank change year-on-year
+35 -16
Contract jobs requiring a Java Developer 31 4 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 5.16% 0.55% 2.88%
As % of the Job Titles category 5.35% 0.57% 3.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 0 15
Average daily rate £375 - £375
90% offered a daily rate of more than £361 - £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 - £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £43.75 £37.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+18.24% +5.71%
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
579 701 492
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 96.34% 96.96% 94.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 344 396 238
Average daily rate £400 £355 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.67% +1.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £174 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £525 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 47 55 53
Average hourly rate £37.50 £15.88 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+136.22% -16.44%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £11.74 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.90 £42.50 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -

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 5 February 2016.

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 5 February 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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 +5 13 £513 - 7
Peterborough - 2 £325 -
Java Developer
East of England

Java Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 76 (100.00%) Java
2 43 (56.58%) Spring
3 40 (52.63%) Web Services
4 35 (46.05%) Middleware
5 27 (35.53%) Agile Software Development
6 25 (32.89%) Mule
7 21 (27.63%) TDD
7 21 (27.63%) WebLogic
7 21 (27.63%) JavaScript
7 21 (27.63%) OO
8 20 (26.32%) HTML
8 20 (26.32%) Git (software)
9 16 (21.05%) NoSQL
10 15 (19.74%) RESTful
10 15 (19.74%) SQL
11 14 (18.42%) N-Tier
11 14 (18.42%) MongoDB
11 14 (18.42%) REST
12 13 (17.11%) Hibernate
12 13 (17.11%) Microservices
13 12 (15.79%) Node.js
14 11 (14.47%) JBoss
14 11 (14.47%) Apache
14 11 (14.47%) Twitter Bootstrap
14 11 (14.47%) Apache Camel
14 11 (14.47%) HTML5
15 10 (13.16%) Maven
15 10 (13.16%) SOA
16 9 (11.84%) WebSphere MQ
16 9 (11.84%) EAI

Java Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 25 (32.89%) Mule
2 21 (27.63%) WebLogic
3 12 (15.79%) Node.js
4 11 (14.47%) Apache
4 11 (14.47%) JBoss
5 1 (1.32%) CMS
5 1 (1.32%) SAS
5 1 (1.32%) Tomcat
Business Applications
1 4 (5.26%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.32%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.63%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (21.05%) NoSQL
2 14 (18.42%) MongoDB
3 7 (9.21%) PostgreSQL
4 6 (7.89%) Apache Cassandra
4 6 (7.89%) CouchDB
5 3 (3.95%) Oracle Database
5 3 (3.95%) Oracle Database 11g
5 3 (3.95%) Oracle Database 12c
6 2 (2.63%) DB2
6 2 (2.63%) MySQL
6 2 (2.63%) SQL Server
7 1 (1.32%) Neo4j
7 1 (1.32%) Oracle Database 10g
7 1 (1.32%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 20 (26.32%) Git (software)
2 10 (13.16%) Maven
3 8 (10.53%) JUnit
4 7 (9.21%) Mercurial
4 7 (9.21%) Mockito
5 6 (7.89%) IntelliJ
6 5 (6.58%) Jenkins
7 4 (5.26%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 4 (5.26%) WebStorm
8 3 (3.95%) Eclipse
9 2 (2.63%) Gerrit
9 2 (2.63%) JIRA
10 1 (1.32%) Ant
10 1 (1.32%) Cucumber
10 1 (1.32%) Gradle
General
1 8 (10.53%) Finance
2 1 (1.32%) Electronics
2 1 (1.32%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 43 (56.58%) Spring
2 40 (52.63%) Web Services
3 35 (46.05%) Middleware
4 20 (26.32%) HTML
5 15 (19.74%) RESTful
6 14 (18.42%) REST
7 13 (17.11%) Hibernate
8 11 (14.47%) Apache Camel
8 11 (14.47%) HTML5
8 11 (14.47%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 9 (11.84%) JPA
9 9 (11.84%) jQuery
9 9 (11.84%) WebSphere MQ
10 8 (10.53%) XML
11 7 (9.21%) JSON
12 6 (7.89%) J2EE
13 4 (5.26%) Java EE
13 4 (5.26%) SOAP
13 4 (5.26%) Spring Integration
13 4 (5.26%) XML Schema
Miscellaneous
1 14 (18.42%) N-Tier
2 2 (2.63%) Computer Science
3 1 (1.32%) Client/Server
3 1 (1.32%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (1.32%) Life Science
3 1 (1.32%) Mobile App
3 1 (1.32%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 2 (2.63%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (35.53%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (27.63%) OO
2 21 (27.63%) TDD
3 13 (17.11%) Microservices
4 10 (13.16%) SOA
5 9 (11.84%) EAI
6 8 (10.53%) Continuous Integration
6 8 (10.53%) E-Commerce
7 7 (9.21%) BDD
7 7 (9.21%) Domain-Driven Design
7 7 (9.21%) MVC
8 6 (7.89%) Enterprise Architecture
8 6 (7.89%) Open Source
9 4 (5.26%) BPMN
9 4 (5.26%) Information Security
9 4 (5.26%) Web Application Development
10 3 (3.95%) Front End Development
10 3 (3.95%) Scrum
10 3 (3.95%) Web Development
11 2 (2.63%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 76 (100.00%) Java
2 21 (27.63%) JavaScript
3 15 (19.74%) SQL
4 6 (7.89%) Scala
5 4 (5.26%) Groovy
6 2 (2.63%) Perl
6 2 (2.63%) Python
Qualifications
1 2 (2.63%) Degree
Systems Management
1 6 (7.89%) Business Desktop Deployment
1 6 (7.89%) MOM
Vendors
1 9 (11.84%) MuleSoft
2 7 (9.21%) Oracle
3 2 (2.63%) WorldPay
4 1 (1.32%) IBM
4 1 (1.32%) Microsoft
4 1 (1.32%) Red Hat