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 28 August 2015 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
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Java Developer
Rank 22 55 57
Rank change year-on-year
+33 +2
Contract jobs requiring a Java Developer 60 14 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 7.08% 1.69% 0.79%
As % of the Job Titles category 7.52% 1.80% 0.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 29 11 3
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£380 £400 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.00% +10.34%
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £350 £373
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -6.04%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 0 0
Average hourly rate £41.50 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £42.00 £34.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+23.52% -2.85%
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
798 778 712
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 94.10% 93.73% 94.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 460 457 307
Average daily rate £380 £350 £365
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.57% -4.10%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £200 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £475 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 66 80 57
Average hourly rate £18.00 £22.50 £21.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-20.00% +4.65%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £11.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.10 £40.90 £50.20
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £16.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+3.03% -2.94%

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 28 August 2015.

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 28 August 2015. 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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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 +6 24 £375 -6.25% 11
Peterborough +9 10 £220 -51.11%
Java Developer
East of England

Java Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, 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 82 (100.00%) Java
2 47 (57.32%) Web Services
2 47 (57.32%) Spring
3 36 (43.90%) Middleware
4 27 (32.93%) JavaScript
5 24 (29.27%) SQL
6 21 (25.61%) Agile Software Development
7 19 (23.17%) HTML
8 18 (21.95%) SOA
8 18 (21.95%) WebLogic
8 18 (21.95%) Mule
9 17 (20.73%) Hibernate
9 17 (20.73%) Apache
10 16 (19.51%) WebSphere MQ
10 16 (19.51%) OO
10 16 (19.51%) REST
10 16 (19.51%) MuleSoft
11 15 (18.29%) Enterprise Architecture
11 15 (18.29%) XML
11 15 (18.29%) E-Commerce
11 15 (18.29%) EAI
12 12 (14.63%) SOAP
12 12 (14.63%) MongoDB
12 12 (14.63%) RESTful
13 11 (13.41%) JPA
13 11 (13.41%) Git (software)
13 11 (13.41%) Finance
13 11 (13.41%) TDD
13 11 (13.41%) Maven
13 11 (13.41%) Struts

Java Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, 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 18 (21.95%) WebLogic
1 18 (21.95%) Mule
2 17 (20.73%) Apache
3 9 (10.98%) Tomcat
4 8 (9.76%) JBoss
5 5 (6.10%) WebSphere
5 5 (6.10%) Node.js
6 4 (4.88%) Apache Solr
7 2 (2.44%) Mule ESB
8 1 (1.22%) Jetty
8 1 (1.22%) WebSphere Application Server
8 1 (1.22%) IIS
8 1 (1.22%) SAS
8 1 (1.22%) CMS
Applications
1 1 (1.22%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 3 (3.66%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.44%) Internet
1 2 (2.44%) AMQP
2 1 (1.22%) HTTP
2 1 (1.22%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (14.63%) MongoDB
2 8 (9.76%) NoSQL
3 6 (7.32%) MySQL
3 6 (7.32%) RDBMS
3 6 (7.32%) Relational Database
4 4 (4.88%) Oracle Database
5 3 (3.66%) PostgreSQL
5 3 (3.66%) Oracle Database 11g
5 3 (3.66%) SQL Server
6 2 (2.44%) Oracle Database 12c
7 1 (1.22%) Oracle ODI
7 1 (1.22%) DB2
Development Applications
1 11 (13.41%) Maven
1 11 (13.41%) Git (software)
2 6 (7.32%) Eclipse
3 3 (3.66%) IntelliJ
3 3 (3.66%) Mercurial
3 3 (3.66%) Mockito
3 3 (3.66%) JUnit
3 3 (3.66%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 3 (3.66%) Jenkins
4 2 (2.44%) Gradle
4 2 (2.44%) JIRA
5 1 (1.22%) Subversion
5 1 (1.22%) Rational Application Developer
5 1 (1.22%) WebStorm
General
1 11 (13.41%) Finance
2 4 (4.88%) Retail
3 1 (1.22%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 47 (57.32%) Web Services
1 47 (57.32%) Spring
2 36 (43.90%) Middleware
3 19 (23.17%) HTML
4 17 (20.73%) Hibernate
5 16 (19.51%) REST
5 16 (19.51%) WebSphere MQ
6 15 (18.29%) XML
7 12 (14.63%) SOAP
7 12 (14.63%) RESTful
8 11 (13.41%) JPA
8 11 (13.41%) Struts
8 11 (13.41%) JSP
9 10 (12.20%) J2EE
10 9 (10.98%) CSS
10 9 (10.98%) HTML5
10 9 (10.98%) Ajax
11 6 (7.32%) jQuery
11 6 (7.32%) Apache Camel
11 6 (7.32%) JDBC
Miscellaneous
1 5 (6.10%) N-Tier
2 3 (3.66%) Mobile App
3 2 (2.44%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.22%) Data Structures
4 1 (1.22%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 10 (12.20%) Linux
2 8 (9.76%) UNIX
3 2 (2.44%) Embedded Linux
4 1 (1.22%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (25.61%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (21.95%) SOA
3 16 (19.51%) OO
4 15 (18.29%) E-Commerce
4 15 (18.29%) EAI
4 15 (18.29%) Enterprise Architecture
5 11 (13.41%) TDD
6 8 (9.76%) Scrum
7 7 (8.54%) BDD
7 7 (8.54%) MVC
8 5 (6.10%) Microservices
8 5 (6.10%) Web Development
8 5 (6.10%) Open Source
9 4 (4.88%) Continuous Integration
9 4 (4.88%) Multithreading
9 4 (4.88%) ETL
10 3 (3.66%) Software Engineering
10 3 (3.66%) Domain-Driven Design
10 3 (3.66%) Mentoring
11 2 (2.44%) Coaching
Programming Languages
1 82 (100.00%) Java
2 27 (32.93%) JavaScript
3 24 (29.27%) SQL
4 2 (2.44%) C++
4 2 (2.44%) Perl
4 2 (2.44%) PL/SQL
4 2 (2.44%) XQuery
4 2 (2.44%) XPath
4 2 (2.44%) Groovy
4 2 (2.44%) Scala
5 1 (1.22%) Ruby
5 1 (1.22%) C
5 1 (1.22%) Python
Qualifications
1 2 (2.44%) Degree
2 1 (1.22%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.22%) QA
1 1 (1.22%) CDISC
System Software
1 2 (2.44%) Varnish
2 1 (1.22%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (2.44%) MOM
Vendors
1 16 (19.51%) MuleSoft
2 11 (13.41%) Oracle
3 4 (4.88%) Intershop
3 4 (4.88%) hybris
3 4 (4.88%) Demandware
4 3 (3.66%) Google
5 2 (2.44%) SAP
5 2 (2.44%) WorldPay
6 1 (1.22%) Adobe
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