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 26 March 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
26 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Java
Rank 25 33 17
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -16
Contract jobs citing Java 41 33 51
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 6.09% 5.17% 8.10%
As % of the Programming Languages category 14.96% 12.00% 16.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 17 27
Average daily rate
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£438 £400 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.37% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £294 £316 £273
10% offered a daily rate of more than £538 £425 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 3 0
Average hourly rate £26.25 £42.50 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-38.23% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.25 £41.75 £34.00
% change year-on-year
-8.38% +22.79%
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
274 275 311
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 40.71% 43.10% 49.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 140 136 154
Average daily rate £325 £335 £303
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.98% +10.74%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £210 £263 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £425 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 31 28
Average hourly rate £38.25 £40.00 £40.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-4.37% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.97 £35.00 £35.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.25 £42.50 £51.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -

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 26 March 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
Hourly Rate Histogram in Cambridgeshire

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Java across the Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 26 March 2015.

Java Hourly Rate Histogram 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 26 March 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 +2 25 £425 +6.25% 49
Peterborough +5 4 £525 +200.00% 4
St Neots - - - -
Huntingdon - - - -
Java
East of England

Java
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 26 March 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 31 (37.80%) Agile Software Development
2 25 (30.49%) .NET
3 21 (25.61%) J2EE
4 20 (24.39%) Web Services
5 18 (21.95%) HTML
6 16 (19.51%) JavaScript
7 15 (18.29%) CSS
7 15 (18.29%) Microsoft
8 13 (15.85%) C#
8 13 (15.85%) Python
9 12 (14.63%) Linux
9 12 (14.63%) HTML5
10 11 (13.41%) UML
10 11 (13.41%) SQL
10 11 (13.41%) SAP
10 11 (13.41%) Degree
10 11 (13.41%) Hadoop
11 10 (12.20%) Selenium
11 10 (12.20%) Software Engineering
11 10 (12.20%) OO
11 10 (12.20%) REST
12 9 (10.98%) CSS3
12 9 (10.98%) SOA
12 9 (10.98%) Spring
12 9 (10.98%) Scrum
12 9 (10.98%) QA
13 8 (9.76%) jQuery
13 8 (9.76%) Git (software)
13 8 (9.76%) Waterfall
13 8 (9.76%) E-Commerce

Java
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 26 March 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 7 (8.54%) Apache Pig
2 6 (7.32%) BizTalk Server
3 5 (6.10%) JBoss
4 4 (4.88%) Documentum
4 4 (4.88%) Apache Spark
4 4 (4.88%) Apache ServiceMix
5 3 (3.66%) SharePoint
5 3 (3.66%) WebSphere
6 2 (2.44%) Liferay
6 2 (2.44%) Apache
6 2 (2.44%) WebLogic
6 2 (2.44%) IIS
6 2 (2.44%) NetWeaver
6 2 (2.44%) WebLogic Portal
7 1 (1.22%) Node.js
7 1 (1.22%) WebSphere Application Server
7 1 (1.22%) Confluence
7 1 (1.22%) Apache Solr
7 1 (1.22%) Mule
Applications
1 4 (4.88%) Photoshop
2 3 (3.66%) OmniGraffle
2 3 (3.66%) Adobe Illustrator
3 2 (2.44%) Doxygen
3 2 (2.44%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 5 (6.10%) Dynamics AX
2 3 (3.66%) Tridion
3 2 (2.44%) Temenos T24
4 1 (1.22%) ResourceLink
4 1 (1.22%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 4 (4.88%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (3.66%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (1.22%) GitHub
3 1 (1.22%) PaaS
3 1 (1.22%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (1.22%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (1.22%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.44%) SSH
1 2 (2.44%) Bluetooth
1 2 (2.44%) HTTP
1 2 (2.44%) Wireless
1 2 (2.44%) Internet
2 1 (1.22%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (13.41%) Hadoop
2 8 (9.76%) Apache Hive
2 8 (9.76%) Big Data
3 7 (8.54%) Data Warehouse
4 6 (7.32%) SQL Server
5 5 (6.10%) MySQL
6 4 (4.88%) SQL Server 2008
6 4 (4.88%) Data Mining
6 4 (4.88%) NoSQL
6 4 (4.88%) Sqoop
6 4 (4.88%) Relational Database
6 4 (4.88%) Impala
7 3 (3.66%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 3 (3.66%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 2 (2.44%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 2 (2.44%) DTS
8 2 (2.44%) OLAP
8 2 (2.44%) RDBMS
9 1 (1.22%) OLAP Cube
9 1 (1.22%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 10 (12.20%) Selenium
2 8 (9.76%) Git (software)
3 7 (8.54%) Mercurial
4 4 (4.88%) JIRA
5 3 (3.66%) Appium
5 3 (3.66%) WebStorm
5 3 (3.66%) QuickTest Pro
5 3 (3.66%) JMeter
5 3 (3.66%) IntelliJ
5 3 (3.66%) JBehave
5 3 (3.66%) WebDriver
6 2 (2.44%) Talend Open Studio
6 2 (2.44%) Maven
6 2 (2.44%) Eclipse
6 2 (2.44%) Visual Studio
6 2 (2.44%) XMLSpy
6 2 (2.44%) Hudson
7 1 (1.22%) Jenkins
7 1 (1.22%) Rational Application Developer
7 1 (1.22%) Appcelerator Titanium
General
1 8 (9.76%) Telecoms
2 6 (7.32%) Banking
3 4 (4.88%) Finance
3 4 (4.88%) Electronics
4 2 (2.44%) Games
5 1 (1.22%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 30 (36.59%) Developer
2 28 (34.15%) Architect
3 18 (21.95%) Solutions Architect
4 7 (8.54%) Java Developer
5 5 (6.10%) Project Manager
5 5 (6.10%) Front-End Developer
6 4 (4.88%) Software Developer
7 3 (3.66%) Hadoop Developer
7 3 (3.66%) Software Engineer
7 3 (3.66%) Senior Developer
7 3 (3.66%) Web Developer
7 3 (3.66%) Graduate
7 3 (3.66%) IT Graduate
7 3 (3.66%) Test Architect
7 3 (3.66%) Agile Project Manager
8 2 (2.44%) Android Developer
8 2 (2.44%) Test Automation Architect
8 2 (2.44%) Business Intelligence Developer
8 2 (2.44%) Junior Software Developer
8 2 (2.44%) Junior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (30.49%) .NET
2 21 (25.61%) J2EE
3 20 (24.39%) Web Services
4 18 (21.95%) HTML
5 15 (18.29%) CSS
6 12 (14.63%) HTML5
7 10 (12.20%) REST
8 9 (10.98%) CSS3
8 9 (10.98%) Spring
9 8 (9.76%) jQuery
9 8 (9.76%) XML
10 6 (7.32%) Middleware
11 5 (6.10%) PhoneGap
11 5 (6.10%) SOAP
11 5 (6.10%) Ajax
12 4 (4.88%) Django
12 4 (4.88%) RESTful
12 4 (4.88%) Hibernate
12 4 (4.88%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 4 (4.88%) Apache Camel
Miscellaneous
1 8 (9.76%) User Experience
2 7 (8.54%) Mobile App
3 5 (6.10%) Open Source
3 5 (6.10%) Computer Science
3 5 (6.10%) Data Integration
4 4 (4.88%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (4.88%) Algorithms
5 3 (3.66%) PMI
5 3 (3.66%) Graphic Design
6 2 (2.44%) N-Tier
6 2 (2.44%) 3D Graphics
6 2 (2.44%) Internet of Things
7 1 (1.22%) Digital Media
7 1 (1.22%) Management Information System
7 1 (1.22%) Visualisation
7 1 (1.22%) Informatics
Operating Systems
1 12 (14.63%) Linux
2 7 (8.54%) UNIX
3 5 (6.10%) Android
4 4 (4.88%) Windows
5 2 (2.44%) Apple iOS
6 1 (1.22%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (1.22%) Windows Phone
6 1 (1.22%) Oracle Linux
6 1 (1.22%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (1.22%) AIX
6 1 (1.22%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (1.22%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (37.80%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (13.41%) UML
3 10 (12.20%) Software Engineering
3 10 (12.20%) OO
4 9 (10.98%) SOA
4 9 (10.98%) Scrum
5 8 (9.76%) Waterfall
5 8 (9.76%) E-Commerce
6 7 (8.54%) Business Intelligence
6 7 (8.54%) EAI
7 6 (7.32%) PRINCE2
7 6 (7.32%) Analytics
8 5 (6.10%) Business Transformation
8 5 (6.10%) MapReduce
8 5 (6.10%) Regression Testing
8 5 (6.10%) ERP
8 5 (6.10%) TOGAF
8 5 (6.10%) Content Management
8 5 (6.10%) Test Automation
8 5 (6.10%) Resource Management
Programming Languages
1 16 (19.51%) JavaScript
2 13 (15.85%) C#
2 13 (15.85%) Python
3 11 (13.41%) SQL
4 7 (8.54%) C++
5 5 (6.10%) Scala
6 4 (4.88%) PHP
7 3 (3.66%) Dart
7 3 (3.66%) TypeScript
7 3 (3.66%) C
7 3 (3.66%) ECMAScript
8 2 (2.44%) Objective-C
8 2 (2.44%) Perl
8 2 (2.44%) ABAP
9 1 (1.22%) Shell Script
9 1 (1.22%) T-SQL
9 1 (1.22%) VB
9 1 (1.22%) VB6
9 1 (1.22%) X++
Qualifications
1 11 (13.41%) Degree
2 3 (3.66%) PMI Certification
3 2 (2.44%) Security Cleared
3 2 (2.44%) AWS Certification
4 1 (1.22%) ISEB
4 1 (1.22%) Postgraduate
4 1 (1.22%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (10.98%) QA
2 1 (1.22%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (4.88%) HDFS
2 2 (2.44%) Active Directory
3 1 (1.22%) VMware ESXi
Vendors
1 15 (18.29%) Microsoft
2 11 (13.41%) SAP
3 6 (7.32%) Oracle
4 4 (4.88%) HP
4 4 (4.88%) Vertica
4 4 (4.88%) Infobright
5 3 (3.66%) JD Edwards
5 3 (3.66%) Google
6 2 (2.44%) TIBCO
6 2 (2.44%) webMethods
6 2 (2.44%) IBM
6 2 (2.44%) BEA
6 2 (2.44%) Temenos
6 2 (2.44%) Talend
6 2 (2.44%) Cloudera
7 1 (1.22%) Xamarin
7 1 (1.22%) hybris
7 1 (1.22%) Adobe
7 1 (1.22%) Red Hat
7 1 (1.22%) Perforce
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