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 1 May 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.

3 months to
1 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Java Developer
Rank 51 54 62
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +8
Contract jobs requiring a Java Developer 7 14 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 1.14% 1.90% 0.43%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.18% 1.96% 0.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 13 0
Average daily rate £455 £325 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+40.00% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £395 £363
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +8.96%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £42.50 £40.60 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+4.67% +8.28%
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
592 713 661
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 96.10% 96.74% 95.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 354 358 315
Average daily rate £413 £338 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+22.22% -3.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £206 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 43 80 70
Average hourly rate £32.50 £13.50 £23.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+140.74% -41.30%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £12.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £40.80 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.83 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+4.01% -1.02%

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 1 May 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 1 May 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 -4 6 £413 +26.92% 12
Java Developer
East of England

Java Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 1 May 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 44 (100.00%) Java
2 24 (54.55%) Web Services
3 23 (52.27%) Spring
4 22 (50.00%) Middleware
5 19 (43.18%) Mule
6 17 (38.64%) Agile Software Development
6 17 (38.64%) JavaScript
7 15 (34.09%) HTML
7 15 (34.09%) WebLogic
8 13 (29.55%) TDD
9 11 (25.00%) OO
10 9 (20.45%) Git (software)
10 9 (20.45%) SQL
11 8 (18.18%) MongoDB
11 8 (18.18%) REST
11 8 (18.18%) NoSQL
12 7 (15.91%) Node.js
12 7 (15.91%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 7 (15.91%) Apache Camel
12 7 (15.91%) Microservices
12 7 (15.91%) JBoss
12 7 (15.91%) CSS
12 7 (15.91%) XML
12 7 (15.91%) N-Tier
12 7 (15.91%) SOA
13 6 (13.64%) MOM
13 6 (13.64%) E-Commerce
13 6 (13.64%) Apache
13 6 (13.64%) JSON
13 6 (13.64%) Business Desktop Deployment

Java Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 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 19 (43.18%) Mule
2 15 (34.09%) WebLogic
3 7 (15.91%) JBoss
3 7 (15.91%) Node.js
4 6 (13.64%) Apache
5 2 (4.55%) Tomcat
Business Applications
1 2 (4.55%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.27%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.27%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (18.18%) MongoDB
1 8 (18.18%) NoSQL
2 6 (13.64%) Apache Cassandra
2 6 (13.64%) CouchDB
3 2 (4.55%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (2.27%) DB2
4 1 (2.27%) Neo4j
4 1 (2.27%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 9 (20.45%) Git (software)
2 4 (9.09%) Maven
3 3 (6.82%) Jenkins
3 3 (6.82%) JUnit
4 2 (4.55%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 2 (4.55%) IntelliJ
4 2 (4.55%) Mercurial
4 2 (4.55%) Mockito
4 2 (4.55%) WebStorm
5 1 (2.27%) Ant
5 1 (2.27%) Cucumber
5 1 (2.27%) Eclipse
General
1 1 (2.27%) Finance
1 1 (2.27%) Pharmaceutical
1 1 (2.27%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (54.55%) Web Services
2 23 (52.27%) Spring
3 22 (50.00%) Middleware
4 15 (34.09%) HTML
5 8 (18.18%) REST
6 7 (15.91%) Apache Camel
6 7 (15.91%) CSS
6 7 (15.91%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 7 (15.91%) XML
7 6 (13.64%) JSON
8 5 (11.36%) HTML5
9 4 (9.09%) jQuery
9 4 (9.09%) Spring Integration
10 3 (6.82%) Hibernate
10 3 (6.82%) RESTful
11 2 (4.55%) AngularJS
11 2 (4.55%) Java EE
11 2 (4.55%) JPA
11 2 (4.55%) WebSphere MQ
11 2 (4.55%) XML Schema
Miscellaneous
1 7 (15.91%) N-Tier
2 1 (2.27%) Mobile App
2 1 (2.27%) User Experience
2 1 (2.27%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.27%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (38.64%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (29.55%) TDD
3 11 (25.00%) OO
4 7 (15.91%) Microservices
4 7 (15.91%) SOA
5 6 (13.64%) E-Commerce
6 5 (11.36%) Continuous Integration
6 5 (11.36%) Web Development
7 4 (9.09%) BDD
8 3 (6.82%) Front End Development
9 2 (4.55%) Analytics
9 2 (4.55%) BPMN
9 2 (4.55%) Domain-Driven Design
9 2 (4.55%) EAI
9 2 (4.55%) Information Security
9 2 (4.55%) Open Source
9 2 (4.55%) Scrum
9 2 (4.55%) SDLC
9 2 (4.55%) Visual Analytics
9 2 (4.55%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 44 (100.00%) Java
2 17 (38.64%) JavaScript
3 9 (20.45%) SQL
4 3 (6.82%) Scala
5 2 (4.55%) Groovy
6 1 (2.27%) TypeScript
6 1 (2.27%) XPath
Systems Management
1 6 (13.64%) Business Desktop Deployment
1 6 (13.64%) MOM
Vendors
1 2 (4.55%) MuleSoft
1 2 (4.55%) Oracle
2 1 (2.27%) IBM
2 1 (2.27%) Red Hat