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 23 February 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
23 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Java
East of England / Cambridgeshire
Rank 5 11 30
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +19
Contract jobs citing Java 71 61 32
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 13.87% 10.07% 4.66%
As % of the Programming Languages category 28.86% 25.00% 10.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 46 44 20
Median daily rate £350 £389 £488
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.96% -20.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £327 £299
10% offered a daily rate of more than £476 £550 £553
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £408 £400
% change year-on-year
+4.29% +1.87%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Median hourly rate £41.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.50 £41.44 £37.50
% change year-on-year
-2.26% +10.50%

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
246 244 307
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 48.05% 40.26% 44.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 117 130 167
Median daily rate £375 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £293 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £488 £514 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 25 25
Median hourly rate £42.50 £37.50 £42.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+13.33% -11.76%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £33.00 £32.85 £32.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £55.00 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.50 £40.00 £35.50
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +12.67%

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 23 February 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 23 February 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 +1 37 £350 -13.04% 51
Peterborough +13 18 £400 -3.03% 4
March - 1 £400 -
Java
East of England

Java
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 23 February 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 66 (49.62%) Agile Software Development
2 35 (26.32%) TDD
3 33 (24.81%) JavaScript
3 33 (24.81%) .NET
4 30 (22.56%) Web Services
5 29 (21.80%) SQL
6 28 (21.05%) Python
6 28 (21.05%) Jenkins
7 26 (19.55%) Selenium
8 25 (18.80%) Git (software)
9 24 (18.05%) Finance
9 24 (18.05%) HTML
10 23 (17.29%) Linux
10 23 (17.29%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 23 (17.29%) REST
11 21 (15.79%) NoSQL
12 20 (15.04%) Android
13 19 (14.29%) Oracle
13 19 (14.29%) Cucumber
13 19 (14.29%) Spring
14 18 (13.53%) C#
14 18 (13.53%) Android Development
15 17 (12.78%) C++
15 17 (12.78%) BDD
16 16 (12.03%) HTML5
16 16 (12.03%) RESTful
16 16 (12.03%) WebDriver
16 16 (12.03%) Continuous Integration
16 16 (12.03%) OO
16 16 (12.03%) Relational Database

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 7 (5.26%) Apache Pig
1 7 (5.26%) Apache Spark
2 4 (3.01%) Apache
2 4 (3.01%) Tomcat
3 3 (2.26%) OpenStack
4 2 (1.50%) BizTalk Server
4 2 (1.50%) GlassFish
4 2 (1.50%) IBM Notes
4 2 (1.50%) SharePoint
4 2 (1.50%) Skype for Business
4 2 (1.50%) WebSphere
5 1 (0.75%) Anypoint
5 1 (0.75%) Confluence
5 1 (0.75%) JBoss
5 1 (0.75%) Jupyter
5 1 (0.75%) Mule
5 1 (0.75%) Mule ESB
5 1 (0.75%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 1 (0.75%) WebLogic
Applications
1 3 (2.26%) Weka
2 1 (0.75%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (2.26%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 10 (7.52%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (4.51%) IaaS
3 5 (3.76%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (1.50%) Amazon EC2
4 2 (1.50%) GitHub
4 2 (1.50%) Google Cloud Platform
5 1 (0.75%) AWS CloudFormation
5 1 (0.75%) AWS Lambda
5 1 (0.75%) Rackspace Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 7 (5.26%) HTTP
2 3 (2.26%) Wireless
3 2 (1.50%) Bluetooth
3 2 (1.50%) Internet
3 2 (1.50%) Skype
3 2 (1.50%) VoIP
3 2 (1.50%) VPN
4 1 (0.75%) Firewall
4 1 (0.75%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (15.79%) NoSQL
2 16 (12.03%) Relational Database
3 12 (9.02%) Big Data
3 12 (9.02%) SQL Server
4 10 (7.52%) MongoDB
5 9 (6.77%) PostgreSQL
6 8 (6.02%) Apache Hive
7 6 (4.51%) Hadoop
7 6 (4.51%) RDBMS
8 4 (3.01%) Data Lake
8 4 (3.01%) Data Mining
8 4 (3.01%) HBase
9 3 (2.26%) Mahout
9 3 (2.26%) Power BI
10 2 (1.50%) Data Warehouse
10 2 (1.50%) MySQL
11 1 (0.75%) Apache Cassandra
11 1 (0.75%) BusinessObjects
11 1 (0.75%) Couchbase
11 1 (0.75%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 28 (21.05%) Jenkins
2 26 (19.55%) Selenium
3 25 (18.80%) Git (software)
4 23 (17.29%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 19 (14.29%) Cucumber
6 16 (12.03%) WebDriver
7 15 (11.28%) Appium
8 13 (9.77%) Eclipse
9 11 (8.27%) JBehave
10 10 (7.52%) Subversion
11 9 (6.77%) Android Studio
12 8 (6.02%) Mercurial
13 7 (5.26%) JUnit
13 7 (5.26%) Octopus Deploy
14 4 (3.01%) JIRA
14 4 (3.01%) Mockito
15 3 (2.26%) IntelliJ
15 3 (2.26%) WebStorm
16 1 (0.75%) JDeveloper
16 1 (0.75%) JMeter
General
1 24 (18.05%) Finance
2 10 (7.52%) Banking
3 9 (6.77%) Back Office
4 5 (3.76%) Manufacturing
4 5 (3.76%) Telecoms
5 2 (1.50%) Dutch Language
5 2 (1.50%) German Language
5 2 (1.50%) Pharmaceutical
5 2 (1.50%) Spanish Language
6 1 (0.75%) Games
Job Titles
1 69 (51.88%) Developer
2 27 (20.30%) Java Developer
3 20 (15.04%) Architect
4 18 (13.53%) Android Developer
5 15 (11.28%) Analyst
6 14 (10.53%) Test Analyst
7 13 (9.77%) Solutions Architect
8 8 (6.02%) Senior Developer
9 6 (4.51%) Full Stack Developer
9 6 (4.51%) Tester
9 6 (4.51%) Web Developer
10 5 (3.76%) Java Android Developer
10 5 (3.76%) Java Engineer
10 5 (3.76%) JavaScript Developer
10 5 (3.76%) PHP Developer
11 4 (3.01%) .NET Architect
11 4 (3.01%) Oracle Developer
11 4 (3.01%) QA Analyst
11 4 (3.01%) Senior Web Developer
11 4 (3.01%) Web Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (24.81%) .NET
2 30 (22.56%) Web Services
3 24 (18.05%) HTML
4 23 (17.29%) REST
5 19 (14.29%) Spring
6 16 (12.03%) Android SDK
6 16 (12.03%) HTML5
6 16 (12.03%) RESTful
7 15 (11.28%) AngularJS
8 14 (10.53%) XML
9 11 (8.27%) Hibernate
9 11 (8.27%) J2EE
9 11 (8.27%) jQuery
9 11 (8.27%) JSON
10 10 (7.52%) ASP.NET
10 10 (7.52%) Node.js
11 8 (6.02%) CSS
12 6 (4.51%) Apache Flex
12 6 (4.51%) Kafka
12 6 (4.51%) Material Design
Miscellaneous
1 10 (7.52%) Analytical Skills
1 10 (7.52%) Data Structures
2 7 (5.26%) Mobile App
3 5 (3.76%) Computer Science
3 5 (3.76%) Digital Media
4 4 (3.01%) User Experience
5 3 (2.26%) Algorithms
5 3 (2.26%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 2 (1.50%) Augmented Reality
6 2 (1.50%) Life Science
6 2 (1.50%) Mainframe
6 2 (1.50%) Smartphone
7 1 (0.75%) AS400
7 1 (0.75%) Client/Server
7 1 (0.75%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (0.75%) Hedge funds
7 1 (0.75%) Online Games
7 1 (0.75%) Smart Energy
Operating Systems
1 23 (17.29%) Linux
2 20 (15.04%) Android
3 9 (6.77%) Windows
4 5 (3.76%) Apple iOS
4 5 (3.76%) Unix
5 4 (3.01%) VMS
6 1 (0.75%) CentOS
6 1 (0.75%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (0.75%) Ubuntu
6 1 (0.75%) Windows Server
6 1 (0.75%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 66 (49.62%) Agile Software Development
2 35 (26.32%) TDD
3 18 (13.53%) Android Development
4 17 (12.78%) BDD
5 16 (12.03%) Continuous Integration
5 16 (12.03%) OO
6 15 (11.28%) Automation Testing
7 14 (10.53%) Scrum
7 14 (10.53%) Web Development
8 13 (9.77%) E-Commerce
9 11 (8.27%) SOA
10 9 (6.77%) Information Security
10 9 (6.77%) MVC
10 9 (6.77%) Regression Testing
11 8 (6.02%) Microservices
11 8 (6.02%) Open Source
11 8 (6.02%) Test Scripting
12 7 (5.26%) Continuous Delivery
12 7 (5.26%) Defect Management
12 7 (5.26%) Memory Management
Programming Languages
1 33 (24.81%) JavaScript
2 29 (21.80%) SQL
3 28 (21.05%) Python
4 18 (13.53%) C#
5 17 (12.78%) C++
6 11 (8.27%) PHP
7 9 (6.77%) PL/SQL
7 9 (6.77%) Scala
8 5 (3.76%) Ruby
8 5 (3.76%) VB.NET
9 4 (3.01%) R
10 3 (2.26%) Groovy
10 3 (2.26%) MATLAB
10 3 (2.26%) XPath
11 2 (1.50%) XQuery
12 1 (0.75%) ECMAScript
12 1 (0.75%) Objective-C
12 1 (0.75%) Perl
12 1 (0.75%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 4 (3.01%) Degree
2 2 (1.50%) DV Cleared
2 2 (1.50%) PhD
2 2 (1.50%) Security Cleared
3 1 (0.75%) ISEB
3 1 (0.75%) ISTQB
3 1 (0.75%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (10.53%) QA
2 1 (0.75%) CDISC
2 1 (0.75%) Data Quality
2 1 (0.75%) GDPR
2 1 (0.75%) HL7
System Software
1 5 (3.76%) Docker
2 1 (0.75%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 5 (3.76%) Hadoop YARN
2 3 (2.26%) Kibana
3 2 (1.50%) Grafana
4 1 (0.75%) Ansible
4 1 (0.75%) Pingdom
Vendors
1 19 (14.29%) Oracle
2 10 (7.52%) Microsoft
3 6 (4.51%) Adobe
4 4 (3.01%) Hortonworks
5 2 (1.50%) Avaya
5 2 (1.50%) Google
5 2 (1.50%) Lotus
5 2 (1.50%) Rackspace
6 1 (0.75%) AppDynamics
6 1 (0.75%) Apple
6 1 (0.75%) Atlassian
6 1 (0.75%) Cognos
6 1 (0.75%) DevExpress
6 1 (0.75%) IBM
6 1 (0.75%) Jaspersoft
6 1 (0.75%) MuleSoft
6 1 (0.75%) PagerDuty
6 1 (0.75%) SAP
6 1 (0.75%) Vertica
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