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 16 September 2014 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
16 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java
Rank 19 14 9
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -5
Contract jobs citing Java 54 71 93
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 6.84% 9.45% 11.71%
As % of the Programming Languages category 16.41% 22.54% 25.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 42 26 53
Average daily rate
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£425 £300 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+41.66% -29.41%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £239 £250 £267
10% offered a daily rate of more than £486 £383 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 6
Average hourly rate - £40.00 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +60.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
- -6.66%
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
329 315 363
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 41.70% 41.94% 45.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 215 129 167
Average daily rate £350 £300 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.66% -7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £440 £438
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 17 65
Average hourly rate £57.50 £39.00 £38.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+47.43% +1.29%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £32.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -7.14%

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 16 September 2014.

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 16 September 2014. 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 +5 47 £425 +41.66% 64
Peterborough -11 2 £448 +75.68% 2
Chatteris - - - -
Huntingdon - - - - 1
Java
East of England

Java
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, 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 54 (58.06%) Agile Software Development
2 42 (45.16%) SQL
3 41 (44.09%) OO
4 35 (37.63%) Linux
5 34 (36.56%) UNIX
5 34 (36.56%) Oracle
6 32 (34.41%) J2EE
7 28 (30.11%) J2SE
8 26 (27.96%) WebLogic
9 25 (26.88%) UML
9 25 (26.88%) Git (software)
10 24 (25.81%) Tomcat
11 23 (24.73%) Finance
11 23 (24.73%) Scrum
11 23 (24.73%) Multithreading
12 21 (22.58%) Apache
13 20 (21.51%) Solaris
13 20 (21.51%) Sun
14 19 (20.43%) Oracle Linux
14 19 (20.43%) Perl
15 18 (19.35%) Atlassian
16 17 (18.28%) TDD
17 15 (16.13%) Maven
17 15 (16.13%) .NET
18 14 (15.05%) MySQL
18 14 (15.05%) HTML
18 14 (15.05%) XML
18 14 (15.05%) Python
18 14 (15.05%) Internet
18 14 (15.05%) Open Source

Java
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, 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 26 (27.96%) WebLogic
2 24 (25.81%) Tomcat
3 21 (22.58%) Apache
4 4 (4.30%) Apache ServiceMix
5 3 (3.23%) IIS
6 2 (2.15%) Documentum
6 2 (2.15%) Node.js
7 1 (1.08%) SAS
7 1 (1.08%) WebSphere
7 1 (1.08%) nginx
7 1 (1.08%) Confluence
7 1 (1.08%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 3 (3.23%) MS Excel
2 2 (2.15%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.08%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 6 (6.45%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (4.30%) Amazon EC2
2 4 (4.30%) Amazon SQS
3 3 (3.23%) CloudFront
3 3 (3.23%) Amazon S3
4 2 (2.15%) PaaS
4 2 (2.15%) IaaS
5 1 (1.08%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 14 (15.05%) Internet
2 4 (4.30%) TCP/IP
3 2 (2.15%) HTTP
4 1 (1.08%) PBX
4 1 (1.08%) DNS
4 1 (1.08%) ZigBee
4 1 (1.08%) Asterisk PBX
4 1 (1.08%) Fibre Channel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (15.05%) MySQL
2 6 (6.45%) Big Data
2 6 (6.45%) Relational Database
3 5 (5.38%) SQL Server
3 5 (5.38%) RDBMS
4 4 (4.30%) PostgreSQL
5 3 (3.23%) Amazon RDS
6 2 (2.15%) Triplestore
6 2 (2.15%) InterSystems Cache
6 2 (2.15%) MongoDB
6 2 (2.15%) NoSQL
7 1 (1.08%) Oracle Reports
7 1 (1.08%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 1 (1.08%) SQLite
7 1 (1.08%) SimpleDB
7 1 (1.08%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 25 (26.88%) Git (software)
2 15 (16.13%) Maven
3 14 (15.05%) Jenkins
4 12 (12.90%) Selenium
4 12 (12.90%) Subversion
5 11 (11.83%) JIRA
6 7 (7.53%) Eclipse
6 7 (7.53%) JUnit
7 5 (5.38%) NUnit
7 5 (5.38%) CruiseControl
7 5 (5.38%) MSBuild
8 4 (4.30%) Cucumber
9 3 (3.23%) Team Foundation Server
9 3 (3.23%) TeamCity
9 3 (3.23%) FitNesse
9 3 (3.23%) IntelliJ
10 2 (2.15%) JMeter
10 2 (2.15%) Artifactory
10 2 (2.15%) Robotium
10 2 (2.15%) NuGet
General
1 23 (24.73%) Finance
2 4 (4.30%) Advertising
3 2 (2.15%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.08%) Games
4 1 (1.08%) Law
Job Titles
1 40 (43.01%) Developer
2 21 (22.58%) Architect
3 20 (21.51%) Java Developer
3 20 (21.51%) Java Architect
4 8 (8.60%) Java/J2EE Architect
5 7 (7.53%) Principal Engineer
5 7 (7.53%) Design Engineer
5 7 (7.53%) Solutions Architect
6 6 (6.45%) Software Engineer
7 5 (5.38%) Java/J2EE Developer
8 4 (4.30%) Tester
8 4 (4.30%) Technical Architect
8 4 (4.30%) Lead Developer
8 4 (4.30%) .NET Developer
8 4 (4.30%) C# Developer
8 4 (4.30%) Automation Tester
8 4 (4.30%) C# .NET Developer
9 3 (3.23%) Systems Engineer
9 3 (3.23%) Analyst
9 3 (3.23%) C# ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (34.41%) J2EE
2 28 (30.11%) J2SE
3 15 (16.13%) .NET
4 14 (15.05%) HTML
4 14 (15.05%) XML
5 13 (13.98%) jQuery
5 13 (13.98%) Web Services
5 13 (13.98%) REST
6 12 (12.90%) Spring
7 8 (8.60%) CGI
8 7 (7.53%) Hibernate
9 6 (6.45%) ASP.NET
9 6 (6.45%) Dojo
9 6 (6.45%) AngularJS
10 5 (5.38%) ASP.NET MVC
10 5 (5.38%) WCF
11 4 (4.30%) Spring MVC
11 4 (4.30%) Ajax
11 4 (4.30%) Apache Camel
12 3 (3.23%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 14 (15.05%) Open Source
2 9 (9.68%) Clustering
3 6 (6.45%) GIS
4 5 (5.38%) Mathematics
5 4 (4.30%) Computer Science
6 3 (3.23%) Internet of Things
6 3 (3.23%) User Experience
7 2 (2.15%) Analytical Skills
7 2 (2.15%) Machine to Machine
7 2 (2.15%) Ontologies
8 1 (1.08%) Device Driver
8 1 (1.08%) MPEG
8 1 (1.08%) NHS
8 1 (1.08%) Firmware
8 1 (1.08%) Inversion of Control
8 1 (1.08%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 35 (37.63%) Linux
2 34 (36.56%) UNIX
3 20 (21.51%) Solaris
4 19 (20.43%) Oracle Linux
5 11 (11.83%) Windows
6 5 (5.38%) Windows Server 2012
6 5 (5.38%) Windows Server 2008
7 4 (4.30%) Android
8 1 (1.08%) FreeBSD
8 1 (1.08%) Mac OS X
8 1 (1.08%) Debian
8 1 (1.08%) Gentoo
8 1 (1.08%) Ubuntu
8 1 (1.08%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 54 (58.06%) Agile Software Development
2 41 (44.09%) OO
3 25 (26.88%) UML
4 23 (24.73%) Scrum
4 23 (24.73%) Multithreading
5 17 (18.28%) TDD
6 11 (11.83%) Continuous Integration
7 10 (10.75%) Capacity Planning
7 10 (10.75%) Enterprise Architecture
7 10 (10.75%) Performance Testing
7 10 (10.75%) Unit Testing
7 10 (10.75%) MVC
7 10 (10.75%) OOA/OOD
8 9 (9.68%) Load Balancing
9 8 (8.60%) Software Engineering
9 8 (8.60%) OOP
9 8 (8.60%) BDD
9 8 (8.60%) Kanban
10 7 (7.53%) DevOps
11 6 (6.45%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 42 (45.16%) SQL
2 19 (20.43%) Perl
3 14 (15.05%) Python
4 13 (13.98%) PHP
4 13 (13.98%) C#
5 12 (12.90%) JavaScript
5 12 (12.90%) Ruby
6 10 (10.75%) C
7 8 (8.60%) C++
8 5 (5.38%) PowerShell
9 4 (4.30%) VB.NET
10 2 (2.15%) PHP5
10 2 (2.15%) SPARQL
10 2 (2.15%) Bash Shell
11 1 (1.08%) sed
11 1 (1.08%) Groovy
11 1 (1.08%) Korn
11 1 (1.08%) Embedded C
11 1 (1.08%) Embedded C++
11 1 (1.08%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 11 (11.83%) Degree
2 2 (2.15%) ISEB
2 2 (2.15%) ISTQB
3 1 (1.08%) SC Cleared
3 1 (1.08%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (9.68%) QA
2 3 (3.23%) SNOMED CT
2 3 (3.23%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 1 (1.08%) Samba
1 1 (1.08%) qmail
1 1 (1.08%) Docker
Systems Management
1 3 (3.23%) Puppet
1 3 (3.23%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (1.08%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 1 (1.08%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 34 (36.56%) Oracle
2 20 (21.51%) Sun
3 18 (19.35%) Atlassian
4 9 (9.68%) Sybase
5 7 (7.53%) JBoss
6 5 (5.38%) Microsoft
7 2 (2.15%) hybris
7 2 (2.15%) Perforce
8 1 (1.08%) Google
8 1 (1.08%) Red Gate
8 1 (1.08%) Siebel
8 1 (1.08%) SAP
8 1 (1.08%) HP
8 1 (1.08%) Red Hat
8 1 (1.08%) JD Edwards
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