The table below looks at the statistics for Java skills 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 over the 3 months to 27 January 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
27 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Java
Rank 40 18 13
Rank change year-on-year
-22 -5
Contract jobs citing Java 30 43 72
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 4.10% 8.07% 9.60%
As % of the Programming Languages category 8.82% 17.34% 21.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 21 40
Average daily rate
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£519 £400 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+29.68% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £341 £275 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £558 £425 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £363 £365
% change year-on-year
+10.34% -0.68%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 5
Average hourly rate - £42.50 £36.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +18.05%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £37.25 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+0.67% +3.47%
Java
East of England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in contract jobs advertised in the Cambridgeshire region.

Programming Languages Category
Cambridgeshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
340 248 340
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 46.51% 46.53% 45.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 186 123 176
Average daily rate £375 £350 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £210 £248 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £750 £448
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 31 35 34
Average hourly rate £42.50 £38.50 £38.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+10.38% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.70 £13.50 £35.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £45.25 £51.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.50 £33.25 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+6.76% -5.00%

Java
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Java across the Cambridgeshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

Java Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

Java
Daily Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Java Daily Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

Java
Daily Rate Histogram in Cambridgeshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Java across the Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 27 January 2015.

Java Daily Rate Histogram in Cambridgeshire

Java
Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Java Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

Java
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 within the Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 27 January 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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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 -15 14 £543 +33.45% 64
Peterborough -17 6 £488 +116.66% 5
St Neots - - - -
Huntingdon - - - - 3
Java
East of England

Java
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 27 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Cambridgeshire region citing Java also 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 that cited Java.

1 29 (43.28%) Agile Software Development
2 24 (35.82%) J2EE
3 22 (32.84%) Linux
4 19 (28.36%) UML
4 19 (28.36%) .NET
4 19 (28.36%) SQL
4 19 (28.36%) Web Services
5 18 (26.87%) UNIX
6 16 (23.88%) Oracle
7 15 (22.39%) Python
8 12 (17.91%) Spring
9 11 (16.42%) Degree
9 11 (16.42%) Finance
9 11 (16.42%) Microsoft
9 11 (16.42%) OO
9 11 (16.42%) WebLogic
10 10 (14.93%) Tomcat
10 10 (14.93%) Scrum
11 9 (13.43%) Software Engineering
11 9 (13.43%) SAP
11 9 (13.43%) Perl
11 9 (13.43%) C#
11 9 (13.43%) Oracle Linux
12 8 (11.94%) Solaris
12 8 (11.94%) J2SE
12 8 (11.94%) EAI
12 8 (11.94%) Sun
12 8 (11.94%) Enterprise Architecture
12 8 (11.94%) Atlassian
12 8 (11.94%) Multithreading

Java
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Cambridgeshire region citing Java also 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 that cited Java. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 11 (16.42%) WebLogic
2 10 (14.93%) Tomcat
3 6 (8.96%) JBoss
4 4 (5.97%) Apache Pig
4 4 (5.97%) Apache ServiceMix
4 4 (5.97%) BizTalk Server
4 4 (5.97%) WebSphere
5 3 (4.48%) Apache
5 3 (4.48%) SharePoint
6 2 (2.99%) Documentum
6 2 (2.99%) NetWeaver
6 2 (2.99%) WebLogic Portal
6 2 (2.99%) Liferay
7 1 (1.49%) Node.js
7 1 (1.49%) Confluence
7 1 (1.49%) Mule
7 1 (1.49%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 4 (5.97%) MS Excel
2 2 (2.99%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 4 (5.97%) Dynamics AX
2 2 (2.99%) Temenos T24
Cloud Services
1 5 (7.46%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (2.99%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (1.49%) Amazon S3
3 1 (1.49%) Amazon SQS
3 1 (1.49%) PaaS
3 1 (1.49%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (1.49%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 6 (8.96%) Internet
2 4 (5.97%) TCP/IP
3 3 (4.48%) HTTP
4 2 (2.99%) SSH
5 1 (1.49%) SSL
5 1 (1.49%) SAN
5 1 (1.49%) Bluetooth
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (10.45%) Data Warehouse
2 6 (8.96%) Hadoop
3 5 (7.46%) SQL Server
3 5 (7.46%) Big Data
4 4 (5.97%) Relational Database
4 4 (5.97%) Data Mining
4 4 (5.97%) Apache Hive
4 4 (5.97%) NoSQL
5 3 (4.48%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 3 (4.48%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 3 (4.48%) SQL Server 2008
5 3 (4.48%) MySQL
6 2 (2.99%) Oracle Database
6 2 (2.99%) OLAP
6 2 (2.99%) DTS
6 2 (2.99%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 1 (1.49%) SQL Server 2005
7 1 (1.49%) SimpleDB
7 1 (1.49%) BusinessObjects XI
7 1 (1.49%) SAP BW
Development Applications
1 8 (11.94%) Git (software)
2 5 (7.46%) Selenium
2 5 (7.46%) Maven
3 4 (5.97%) Jenkins
3 4 (5.97%) WebDriver
4 3 (4.48%) Hudson
4 3 (4.48%) Talend Open Studio
4 3 (4.48%) QuickTest Pro
5 2 (2.99%) Visual Studio
5 2 (2.99%) JUnit
5 2 (2.99%) Eclipse
5 2 (2.99%) XMLSpy
5 2 (2.99%) JIRA
5 2 (2.99%) Subversion
6 1 (1.49%) FitNesse
6 1 (1.49%) Oracle APEX
6 1 (1.49%) Mercurial
6 1 (1.49%) Team Foundation Server
6 1 (1.49%) Cucumber
6 1 (1.49%) TestNG
General
1 11 (16.42%) Finance
2 4 (5.97%) Telecoms
2 4 (5.97%) Banking
3 2 (2.99%) Electronics
3 2 (2.99%) Advertising
4 1 (1.49%) Games
4 1 (1.49%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 22 (32.84%) Architect
1 22 (32.84%) Developer
2 15 (22.39%) Solutions Architect
3 10 (14.93%) Java Developer
4 6 (8.96%) Software Engineer
5 5 (7.46%) Design Engineer
5 5 (7.46%) Principal Engineer
6 4 (5.97%) Software Developer
6 4 (5.97%) Senior Developer
7 3 (4.48%) Java Architect
7 3 (4.48%) Senior Java Developer
7 3 (4.48%) Test Architect
7 3 (4.48%) Project Manager
7 3 (4.48%) Analyst
8 2 (2.99%) Graduate
8 2 (2.99%) Technical Architect
8 2 (2.99%) Business Developer
8 2 (2.99%) Consultant
8 2 (2.99%) Tester
8 2 (2.99%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (35.82%) J2EE
2 19 (28.36%) .NET
2 19 (28.36%) Web Services
3 12 (17.91%) Spring
4 8 (11.94%) J2SE
5 7 (10.45%) HTML
5 7 (10.45%) XML
6 6 (8.96%) Hibernate
7 5 (7.46%) REST
8 4 (5.97%) Apache Camel
8 4 (5.97%) CSS
8 4 (5.97%) Middleware
8 4 (5.97%) Django
8 4 (5.97%) Java EE
9 3 (4.48%) HTML5
9 3 (4.48%) SAP PI
9 3 (4.48%) SOAP
10 2 (2.99%) LAMP
10 2 (2.99%) RESTful
10 2 (2.99%) SAP Basis
Miscellaneous
1 7 (10.45%) Open Source
2 4 (5.97%) Algorithms
2 4 (5.97%) Data Integration
2 4 (5.97%) Computer Science
3 3 (4.48%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (2.99%) Internet of Things
4 2 (2.99%) User Experience
4 2 (2.99%) Clustering
4 2 (2.99%) Mathematics
5 1 (1.49%) PKI
5 1 (1.49%) Informatics
5 1 (1.49%) Cryptography
5 1 (1.49%) Visualisation
5 1 (1.49%) Inversion of Control
5 1 (1.49%) PMI
5 1 (1.49%) Mobile App
5 1 (1.49%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 22 (32.84%) Linux
2 18 (26.87%) UNIX
3 9 (13.43%) Oracle Linux
4 8 (11.94%) Solaris
5 6 (8.96%) Windows
6 2 (2.99%) Android
6 2 (2.99%) Apple iOS
7 1 (1.49%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (1.49%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (43.28%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (28.36%) UML
3 11 (16.42%) OO
4 10 (14.93%) Scrum
5 9 (13.43%) Software Engineering
6 8 (11.94%) EAI
6 8 (11.94%) Enterprise Architecture
6 8 (11.94%) Multithreading
7 5 (7.46%) TDD
7 5 (7.46%) Capacity Planning
7 5 (7.46%) Waterfall
7 5 (7.46%) Continuous Integration
7 5 (7.46%) Business Intelligence
7 5 (7.46%) E-Commerce
7 5 (7.46%) SOA
8 4 (5.97%) Big Data Analytics
8 4 (5.97%) Test Strategy
8 4 (5.97%) MapReduce
8 4 (5.97%) Business Transformation
8 4 (5.97%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 19 (28.36%) SQL
2 15 (22.39%) Python
3 9 (13.43%) Perl
3 9 (13.43%) C#
4 7 (10.45%) C++
5 6 (8.96%) JavaScript
6 4 (5.97%) PHP
6 4 (5.97%) C
7 2 (2.99%) Objective-C
7 2 (2.99%) Scala
8 1 (1.49%) X++
8 1 (1.49%) VB6
8 1 (1.49%) Shell Script
8 1 (1.49%) PL/SQL
8 1 (1.49%) T-SQL
8 1 (1.49%) VB
8 1 (1.49%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 11 (16.42%) Degree
2 3 (4.48%) Security Cleared
3 2 (2.99%) AWS Certification
3 2 (2.99%) ISEB
3 2 (2.99%) ISTQB
4 1 (1.49%) SC Cleared
4 1 (1.49%) PMI Certification
4 1 (1.49%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (8.96%) QA
2 2 (2.99%) PCI DSS
3 1 (1.49%) SLA
3 1 (1.49%) ISO 9000
System Software
1 1 (1.49%) SAP ITS
1 1 (1.49%) VMware ESXi
1 1 (1.49%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 16 (23.88%) Oracle
2 11 (16.42%) Microsoft
3 9 (13.43%) SAP
4 8 (11.94%) Sun
4 8 (11.94%) Atlassian
5 5 (7.46%) HP
6 4 (5.97%) Vertica
6 4 (5.97%) Infobright
7 3 (4.48%) webMethods
7 3 (4.48%) TIBCO
7 3 (4.48%) IBM
7 3 (4.48%) BEA
7 3 (4.48%) Talend
8 2 (2.99%) Temenos
8 2 (2.99%) JD Edwards
9 1 (1.49%) Greenplum
9 1 (1.49%) VMware
9 1 (1.49%) Red Hat
9 1 (1.49%) Siebel
9 1 (1.49%) Business Objects
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