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 1 May 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
1 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Java
Rank 17 33 24
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -9
Contract jobs citing Java 63 36 38
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 8.51% 5.14% 6.16%
As % of the Programming Languages category 20.72% 11.46% 13.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 40 17 23
Average daily rate
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£379 £400 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.31% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £286 £360 £276
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £485 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 3 0
Average hourly rate £40.00 £40.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £40.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
- +17.64%
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
304 314 276
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 41.08% 44.86% 44.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 169 149 134
Average daily rate £325 £338 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.70% +12.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £250 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £400 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £330 £325
% change year-on-year
+6.06% +1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 24 30 28
Average hourly rate £39.00 £39.00 £40.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -2.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.75 £35.00 £35.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £40.50 £50.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £36.00 £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 1 May 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 1 May 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 1 May 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 +9 37 £406 +1.56% 57
Peterborough +13 8 £450 +157.14% 7
Java
East of England

Java
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 1 May 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 37 (39.78%) Agile Software Development
2 28 (30.11%) HTML
3 26 (27.96%) .NET
4 23 (24.73%) JavaScript
5 22 (23.66%) CSS
6 20 (21.51%) J2EE
7 19 (20.43%) Web Services
8 18 (19.35%) Linux
9 17 (18.28%) SQL
10 16 (17.20%) C#
11 15 (16.13%) XML
12 13 (13.98%) E-Commerce
12 13 (13.98%) Microsoft
12 13 (13.98%) Scrum
12 13 (13.98%) Degree
13 12 (12.90%) HTML5
13 12 (12.90%) OO
13 12 (12.90%) C++
14 11 (11.83%) Oracle
14 11 (11.83%) Git (software)
14 11 (11.83%) Hadoop
14 11 (11.83%) jQuery
14 11 (11.83%) Software Engineering
14 11 (11.83%) Ajax
14 11 (11.83%) Spring
15 10 (10.75%) Selenium
15 10 (10.75%) Python
15 10 (10.75%) SOA
16 9 (9.68%) SAP
16 9 (9.68%) Middleware

Java
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 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 6 (6.45%) BizTalk Server
2 5 (5.38%) Apache Spark
2 5 (5.38%) Apache Pig
2 5 (5.38%) WebLogic
2 5 (5.38%) WebSphere
3 4 (4.30%) Documentum
4 3 (3.23%) Apache
4 3 (3.23%) IIS
5 2 (2.15%) Mule
5 2 (2.15%) NetWeaver
5 2 (2.15%) SharePoint
6 1 (1.08%) Node.js
6 1 (1.08%) Tomcat
6 1 (1.08%) JBoss
6 1 (1.08%) WebSphere Application Server
6 1 (1.08%) WebLogic Portal
6 1 (1.08%) Apache Solr
6 1 (1.08%) Confluence
Applications
1 5 (5.38%) Doxygen
2 4 (4.30%) Photoshop
3 3 (3.23%) MS Excel
3 3 (3.23%) Adobe Illustrator
3 3 (3.23%) OmniGraffle
Business Applications
1 6 (6.45%) Dynamics AX
2 3 (3.23%) Tridion
3 2 (2.15%) Temenos T24
3 2 (2.15%) ResourceLink
3 2 (2.15%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 6 (6.45%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (3.23%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (1.08%) GitHub
3 1 (1.08%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (1.08%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (1.08%) Amazon S3
3 1 (1.08%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (4.30%) HTTP
2 2 (2.15%) SSH
2 2 (2.15%) Wireless
2 2 (2.15%) Internet
2 2 (2.15%) Bluetooth
2 2 (2.15%) TCP/IP
3 1 (1.08%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (11.83%) Hadoop
2 8 (8.60%) Relational Database
2 8 (8.60%) SQL Server
3 7 (7.53%) MySQL
4 6 (6.45%) SQL Server 2008
4 6 (6.45%) RDBMS
4 6 (6.45%) Apache Hive
5 5 (5.38%) Impala
5 5 (5.38%) Big Data
5 5 (5.38%) Sqoop
6 4 (4.30%) MongoDB
7 3 (3.23%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 3 (3.23%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 2 (2.15%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 2 (2.15%) OLAP
8 2 (2.15%) Data Warehouse
8 2 (2.15%) DTS
9 1 (1.08%) OLAP Cube
9 1 (1.08%) HBase
9 1 (1.08%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 11 (11.83%) Git (software)
2 10 (10.75%) Selenium
3 7 (7.53%) Mercurial
4 4 (4.30%) JIRA
5 3 (3.23%) Appium
5 3 (3.23%) WebStorm
5 3 (3.23%) Eclipse
5 3 (3.23%) QuickTest Pro
5 3 (3.23%) IntelliJ
5 3 (3.23%) JMeter
5 3 (3.23%) JBehave
5 3 (3.23%) WebDriver
6 2 (2.15%) Maven
6 2 (2.15%) Subversion
6 2 (2.15%) XMLSpy
6 2 (2.15%) Visual Studio
6 2 (2.15%) Hudson
7 1 (1.08%) Rational Application Developer
7 1 (1.08%) Appcelerator Titanium
7 1 (1.08%) Jenkins
General
1 8 (8.60%) Telecoms
2 7 (7.53%) Electronics
3 6 (6.45%) Banking
3 6 (6.45%) Finance
4 5 (5.38%) Games
5 2 (2.15%) Retail
6 1 (1.08%) Law
6 1 (1.08%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 40 (43.01%) Developer
2 22 (23.66%) Architect
3 18 (19.35%) Java Developer
4 13 (13.98%) Solutions Architect
5 5 (5.38%) Project Manager
5 5 (5.38%) Author
5 5 (5.38%) Technical Author
5 5 (5.38%) Front-End Developer
6 4 (4.30%) Software Developer
6 4 (4.30%) Hadoop Developer
7 3 (3.23%) Graduate
7 3 (3.23%) Web Developer
7 3 (3.23%) IT Graduate
7 3 (3.23%) Agile Project Manager
7 3 (3.23%) Test Architect
8 2 (2.15%) Android Developer
8 2 (2.15%) Test Automation Architect
8 2 (2.15%) C# Developer
8 2 (2.15%) Test Specialist
8 2 (2.15%) Web Applications Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (30.11%) HTML
2 26 (27.96%) .NET
3 22 (23.66%) CSS
4 20 (21.51%) J2EE
5 19 (20.43%) Web Services
6 15 (16.13%) XML
7 12 (12.90%) HTML5
8 11 (11.83%) jQuery
8 11 (11.83%) Ajax
8 11 (11.83%) Spring
9 9 (9.68%) Middleware
9 9 (9.68%) REST
9 9 (9.68%) CSS3
10 8 (8.60%) JSP
11 7 (7.53%) Servlets
11 7 (7.53%) Struts
12 5 (5.38%) PhoneGap
12 5 (5.38%) SOAP
13 4 (4.30%) RESTful
13 4 (4.30%) JPA
Miscellaneous
1 6 (6.45%) Mobile App
1 6 (6.45%) User Experience
2 5 (5.38%) 3D Graphics
2 5 (5.38%) Computer Science
2 5 (5.38%) Open Source
3 3 (3.23%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (3.23%) PMI
3 3 (3.23%) Graphic Design
4 2 (2.15%) N-Tier
4 2 (2.15%) Internet of Things
5 1 (1.08%) Digital Media
5 1 (1.08%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.08%) Informatics
5 1 (1.08%) Data Integration
5 1 (1.08%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 18 (19.35%) Linux
2 7 (7.53%) UNIX
3 5 (5.38%) Windows
3 5 (5.38%) Android
4 2 (2.15%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (2.15%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (2.15%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (1.08%) Oracle Linux
5 1 (1.08%) Apple iOS
5 1 (1.08%) Windows Phone
5 1 (1.08%) AIX
5 1 (1.08%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (39.78%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (13.98%) E-Commerce
2 13 (13.98%) Scrum
3 12 (12.90%) OO
4 11 (11.83%) Software Engineering
5 10 (10.75%) SOA
6 9 (9.68%) Content Management
7 7 (7.53%) Business Intelligence
7 7 (7.53%) UML
7 7 (7.53%) Waterfall
8 6 (6.45%) Continuous Integration
8 6 (6.45%) TDD
8 6 (6.45%) Resource Management
8 6 (6.45%) ERP
8 6 (6.45%) PRINCE2
8 6 (6.45%) Mentoring
9 5 (5.38%) Regression Testing
9 5 (5.38%) 3D Programming
9 5 (5.38%) Test Automation
10 4 (4.30%) UX Design
Programming Languages
1 23 (24.73%) JavaScript
2 17 (18.28%) SQL
3 16 (17.20%) C#
4 12 (12.90%) C++
5 10 (10.75%) Python
6 8 (8.60%) C
7 7 (7.53%) Scala
8 5 (5.38%) PHP
9 4 (4.30%) Perl
10 3 (3.23%) Dart
10 3 (3.23%) TypeScript
10 3 (3.23%) ECMAScript
10 3 (3.23%) Ruby
11 2 (2.15%) Bash Shell
11 2 (2.15%) ABAP
11 2 (2.15%) T-SQL
12 1 (1.08%) VB
12 1 (1.08%) Shell Script
12 1 (1.08%) Objective-C
12 1 (1.08%) X++
Qualifications
1 13 (13.98%) Degree
2 3 (3.23%) PMI Certification
3 2 (2.15%) AWS Certification
4 1 (1.08%) Postgraduate
4 1 (1.08%) ISEB
4 1 (1.08%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (9.68%) QA
2 1 (1.08%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (5.38%) HDFS
2 2 (2.15%) Veritas Cluster Server
2 2 (2.15%) Active Directory
3 1 (1.08%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 2 (2.15%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (2.15%) Ansible
1 2 (2.15%) Puppet
Vendors
1 13 (13.98%) Microsoft
2 11 (11.83%) Oracle
3 9 (9.68%) SAP
4 4 (4.30%) hybris
4 4 (4.30%) JD Edwards
5 3 (3.23%) Cloudera
5 3 (3.23%) Demandware
5 3 (3.23%) Google
5 3 (3.23%) Intershop
6 2 (2.15%) Temenos
7 1 (1.08%) Talend
7 1 (1.08%) Xamarin
7 1 (1.08%) Siebel
7 1 (1.08%) Adobe
7 1 (1.08%) IBM
7 1 (1.08%) Red Hat
7 1 (1.08%) BEA
7 1 (1.08%) webMethods
7 1 (1.08%) TIBCO
7 1 (1.08%) ATG
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