The table below looks at the statistics for Java skills in IT contracts advertised for the Cambridgeshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Java over the 3 months to 17 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over 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
17 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Java
East of England / Cambridgeshire
Rank 5 5 35
Rank change year-on-year
0 +30
Contract jobs citing Java 70 82 32
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 12.46% 14.64% 4.34%
As % of the Programming Languages category 24.14% 35.34% 9.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 46 60 19
Median daily rate £350 £375 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% -25.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £350 £340
10% offered a daily rate of more than £513 £550 £585
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £413 £400
% change year-on-year
+3.03% +3.12%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.25 £42.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year
-5.29% +13.33%

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
290 232 332
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 51.60% 41.43% 45.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 130 128 179
Median daily rate £350 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £280 £205
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £525 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 26 19 30
Median hourly rate £42.50 £40.13 £42.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.91% -5.58%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.50 £37.50 £37.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £55.00 £46.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.00 £39.00 £35.18
% change year-on-year
+5.12% +10.87%

Java
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Cambridgeshire region citing Java as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 17 January 2017.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Java within the Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 17 January 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cambridge -3 40 £350 -15.15% 65
Peterborough +9 14 £350 -26.31%
Java
East of England

Java
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 17 January 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Java also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Cambridgeshire region with a requirement for Java.

1 67 (51.15%) Agile Software Development
2 35 (26.72%) TDD
3 31 (23.66%) JavaScript
4 29 (22.14%) SQL
4 29 (22.14%) Web Services
4 29 (22.14%) Python
5 26 (19.85%) .NET
5 26 (19.85%) Jenkins
6 25 (19.08%) NoSQL
6 25 (19.08%) Linux
6 25 (19.08%) Selenium
7 23 (17.56%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 23 (17.56%) HTML
7 23 (17.56%) Finance
8 22 (16.79%) Android
8 22 (16.79%) Git (software)
8 22 (16.79%) Android Development
9 21 (16.03%) REST
9 21 (16.03%) Spring
10 19 (14.50%) Cucumber
10 19 (14.50%) BDD
11 18 (13.74%) Relational Database
11 18 (13.74%) C#
12 17 (12.98%) C++
12 17 (12.98%) Oracle
12 17 (12.98%) XML
13 16 (12.21%) Continuous Integration
13 16 (12.21%) Android SDK
14 15 (11.45%) WebDriver
15 14 (10.69%) HTML5

Java
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 11 (8.40%) Tomcat
2 7 (5.34%) Apache
2 7 (5.34%) Apache Pig
3 6 (4.58%) Apache Spark
4 5 (3.82%) GlassFish
5 2 (1.53%) BizTalk Server
5 2 (1.53%) IBM Notes
5 2 (1.53%) OpenStack
5 2 (1.53%) SharePoint
5 2 (1.53%) Skype for Business
6 1 (0.76%) Apache Solr
6 1 (0.76%) Elasticsearch
6 1 (0.76%) IIS
6 1 (0.76%) Mule
6 1 (0.76%) Mule ESB
6 1 (0.76%) WebSphere
6 1 (0.76%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 3 (2.29%) Weka
2 1 (0.76%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (3.05%) Payment Gateway
2 1 (0.76%) Temenos T24
Cloud Services
1 9 (6.87%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (4.58%) IaaS
3 3 (2.29%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (0.76%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (0.76%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 3 (2.29%) HTTP
2 2 (1.53%) Internet
2 2 (1.53%) LDAP
2 2 (1.53%) Skype
2 2 (1.53%) VoIP
2 2 (1.53%) VPN
3 1 (0.76%) FTP
3 1 (0.76%) Network Security
3 1 (0.76%) SSH
3 1 (0.76%) Telnet
3 1 (0.76%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (19.08%) NoSQL
2 18 (13.74%) Relational Database
3 11 (8.40%) SQL Server
4 10 (7.63%) MongoDB
4 10 (7.63%) PostgreSQL
5 8 (6.11%) Apache Hive
5 8 (6.11%) Big Data
6 7 (5.34%) Hadoop
6 7 (5.34%) RDBMS
7 4 (3.05%) Data Lake
7 4 (3.05%) Data Mining
7 4 (3.05%) HBase
8 3 (2.29%) Mahout
8 3 (2.29%) MySQL
8 3 (2.29%) Power BI
9 2 (1.53%) Triplestore
10 1 (0.76%) Apache Cassandra
Development Applications
1 26 (19.85%) Jenkins
2 25 (19.08%) Selenium
3 23 (17.56%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 22 (16.79%) Git (software)
5 19 (14.50%) Cucumber
6 15 (11.45%) WebDriver
7 14 (10.69%) Appium
8 12 (9.16%) Eclipse
9 10 (7.63%) JBehave
10 9 (6.87%) Android Studio
10 9 (6.87%) Mercurial
10 9 (6.87%) Subversion
11 8 (6.11%) JUnit
12 7 (5.34%) Octopus Deploy
13 5 (3.82%) Mockito
14 4 (3.05%) IntelliJ
14 4 (3.05%) WebStorm
15 2 (1.53%) JIRA
15 2 (1.53%) TeamCity
16 1 (0.76%) RSpec
General
1 23 (17.56%) Finance
2 9 (6.87%) Back Office
2 9 (6.87%) Banking
3 7 (5.34%) Manufacturing
4 5 (3.82%) Telecoms
5 3 (2.29%) Pharmaceutical
6 2 (1.53%) Dutch Language
6 2 (1.53%) German Language
6 2 (1.53%) Military
6 2 (1.53%) Spanish Language
7 1 (0.76%) Games
Job Titles
1 83 (63.36%) Developer
2 35 (26.72%) Java Developer
3 22 (16.79%) Android Developer
4 16 (12.21%) Analyst
5 13 (9.92%) Test Analyst
6 11 (8.40%) Senior Developer
7 9 (6.87%) Architect
8 7 (5.34%) Full Stack Developer
8 7 (5.34%) Java Engineer
9 6 (4.58%) Hadoop Developer
9 6 (4.58%) Java Architect
9 6 (4.58%) Mobile Developer
9 6 (4.58%) Oracle Developer
9 6 (4.58%) Web Developer
10 5 (3.82%) C++ Developer
10 5 (3.82%) C++/Java Developer
10 5 (3.82%) JavaScript Developer
10 5 (3.82%) PHP Developer
10 5 (3.82%) Software Developer
10 5 (3.82%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (22.14%) Web Services
2 26 (19.85%) .NET
3 23 (17.56%) HTML
4 21 (16.03%) REST
4 21 (16.03%) Spring
5 17 (12.98%) XML
6 16 (12.21%) Android SDK
7 14 (10.69%) HTML5
7 14 (10.69%) JSON
8 13 (9.92%) jQuery
9 12 (9.16%) AngularJS
9 12 (9.16%) Hibernate
9 12 (9.16%) J2EE
10 10 (7.63%) RESTful
11 9 (6.87%) Node.js
12 8 (6.11%) Oracle ADF
13 7 (5.34%) ASP.NET
14 6 (4.58%) CSS
14 6 (4.58%) JPA
14 6 (4.58%) Material Design
Miscellaneous
1 12 (9.16%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (7.63%) Data Structures
3 9 (6.87%) Mobile App
4 5 (3.82%) Computer Science
4 5 (3.82%) Digital Media
4 5 (3.82%) Visualisation
5 4 (3.05%) Biology
5 4 (3.05%) User Experience
6 3 (2.29%) Algorithms
6 3 (2.29%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 3 (2.29%) Mathematics
6 3 (2.29%) Ontologies
6 3 (2.29%) Physics
6 3 (2.29%) Statistics
7 2 (1.53%) Augmented Reality
7 2 (1.53%) Enterprise Software
7 2 (1.53%) Life Science
7 2 (1.53%) Smartphone
8 1 (0.76%) Hedge funds
8 1 (0.76%) Online Games
Operating Systems
1 25 (19.08%) Linux
2 22 (16.79%) Android
3 9 (6.87%) Unix
4 7 (5.34%) Apple iOS
5 6 (4.58%) Windows
6 1 (0.76%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 67 (51.15%) Agile Software Development
2 35 (26.72%) TDD
3 22 (16.79%) Android Development
4 19 (14.50%) BDD
5 16 (12.21%) Continuous Integration
6 14 (10.69%) Automation Testing
6 14 (10.69%) Scrum
6 14 (10.69%) Web Development
7 13 (9.92%) OO
8 11 (8.40%) E-Commerce
8 11 (8.40%) MVC
9 9 (6.87%) Information Security
9 9 (6.87%) Open Source
9 9 (6.87%) Regression Testing
10 8 (6.11%) Mobile Development
10 8 (6.11%) SDLC
10 8 (6.11%) SOA
10 8 (6.11%) Test Scripting
11 7 (5.34%) Change Management
11 7 (5.34%) ITSM
Programming Languages
1 31 (23.66%) JavaScript
2 29 (22.14%) Python
2 29 (22.14%) SQL
3 18 (13.74%) C#
4 17 (12.98%) C++
5 11 (8.40%) PHP
6 9 (6.87%) Scala
7 8 (6.11%) PL/SQL
7 8 (6.11%) VB.NET
8 5 (3.82%) MATLAB
8 5 (3.82%) XPath
9 4 (3.05%) Groovy
9 4 (3.05%) R
9 4 (3.05%) Ruby
9 4 (3.05%) XQuery
10 3 (2.29%) Objective-C
11 2 (1.53%) Shell Script
12 1 (0.76%) Apple Swift
12 1 (0.76%) ECMAScript
12 1 (0.76%) Embedded C
Qualifications
1 11 (8.40%) Security Cleared
2 10 (7.63%) DV Cleared
3 4 (3.05%) Degree
4 2 (1.53%) PhD
5 1 (0.76%) ISEB
5 1 (0.76%) ISTQB
5 1 (0.76%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (9.92%) QA
2 1 (0.76%) CDISC
2 1 (0.76%) HL7
System Software
1 6 (4.58%) Docker
2 2 (1.53%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (3.05%) Hadoop YARN
2 3 (2.29%) Kibana
3 2 (1.53%) Grafana
Vendors
1 17 (12.98%) Oracle
2 8 (6.11%) Microsoft
3 5 (3.82%) Adobe
4 4 (3.05%) Hortonworks
5 2 (1.53%) Avaya
5 2 (1.53%) Lotus
5 2 (1.53%) VMware
5 2 (1.53%) webMethods
6 1 (0.76%) Apple
6 1 (0.76%) DevExpress
6 1 (0.76%) Google
6 1 (0.76%) Rackspace
6 1 (0.76%) Sun
6 1 (0.76%) Vertica
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