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 2 June 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
2 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Java
Rank 12 29 14
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -15
Contract jobs citing Java 78 40 43
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 10.29% 5.74% 8.02%
As % of the Programming Languages category 23.08% 13.07% 17.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 51 31 19
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£350 £425 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-17.64% +6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £363 £336
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £433
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 1 1
Average hourly rate £40.00 £35.00 £42.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% -17.64%
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
338 306 239
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 44.59% 43.90% 44.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 201 164 111
Average daily rate £340 £375 £310
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.33% +20.96%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £270 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £438 £420
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 25 23 32
Average hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £40.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.35 £35.00 £35.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £40.50 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.40 £35.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+2.53% +1.42%

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 2 June 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 2 June 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 2 June 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 +10 42 £350 -17.64% 61
Peterborough - 7 £450 - 4
Java
East of England

Java
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 2 June 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 42 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
2 31 (27.68%) HTML
3 30 (26.79%) JavaScript
4 28 (25.00%) .NET
5 26 (23.21%) Linux
6 25 (22.32%) CSS
7 23 (20.54%) Web Services
8 19 (16.96%) SQL
8 19 (16.96%) E-Commerce
9 17 (15.18%) C#
9 17 (15.18%) XML
10 16 (14.29%) J2EE
10 16 (14.29%) Scrum
10 16 (14.29%) Spring
10 16 (14.29%) Ajax
10 16 (14.29%) Git (software)
11 15 (13.39%) HTML5
11 15 (13.39%) REST
11 15 (13.39%) jQuery
11 15 (13.39%) SOA
12 14 (12.50%) Hadoop
13 13 (11.61%) Amazon AWS
13 13 (11.61%) CSS3
13 13 (11.61%) Middleware
14 12 (10.71%) Microsoft
14 12 (10.71%) PHP
14 12 (10.71%) C++
14 12 (10.71%) DevOps
15 11 (9.82%) Oracle
15 11 (9.82%) OO

Java
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 2 June 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 9 (8.04%) WebLogic
2 7 (6.25%) Mule
3 6 (5.36%) BizTalk Server
3 6 (5.36%) Apache Pig
3 6 (5.36%) Apache Spark
4 5 (4.46%) WebSphere
5 4 (3.57%) Node.js
5 4 (3.57%) SharePoint
5 4 (3.57%) Documentum
6 3 (2.68%) IIS
6 3 (2.68%) Apache
6 3 (2.68%) Apache Solr
7 2 (1.79%) CMS
8 1 (0.89%) WebLogic Portal
8 1 (0.89%) WebSphere Application Server
8 1 (0.89%) Tomcat
8 1 (0.89%) JBoss
8 1 (0.89%) Confluence
Applications
1 6 (5.36%) Photoshop
2 5 (4.46%) Adobe Illustrator
2 5 (4.46%) OmniGraffle
2 5 (4.46%) Doxygen
3 3 (2.68%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 5 (4.46%) Tridion
1 5 (4.46%) Dynamics AX
2 2 (1.79%) ResourceLink
2 2 (1.79%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.89%) Temenos T24
Cloud Services
1 13 (11.61%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (5.36%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.89%) IaaS
3 1 (0.89%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (0.89%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (0.89%) Amazon S3
3 1 (0.89%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (3.57%) HTTP
2 3 (2.68%) TCP/IP
3 2 (1.79%) Bluetooth
3 2 (1.79%) Internet
3 2 (1.79%) Wireless
4 1 (0.89%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (12.50%) Hadoop
2 8 (7.14%) SQL Server
2 8 (7.14%) Relational Database
3 7 (6.25%) RDBMS
3 7 (6.25%) Apache Hive
4 6 (5.36%) MySQL
4 6 (5.36%) Big Data
4 6 (5.36%) Sqoop
4 6 (5.36%) Impala
5 5 (4.46%) SQL Server 2008
6 4 (3.57%) MongoDB
7 2 (1.79%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 2 (1.79%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 1 (0.89%) OLAP Cube
8 1 (0.89%) Oracle Database
8 1 (0.89%) DB2
8 1 (0.89%) OLAP
8 1 (0.89%) Data Mining
8 1 (0.89%) Data Warehouse
8 1 (0.89%) DTS
Development Applications
1 16 (14.29%) Git (software)
2 10 (8.93%) Mercurial
3 8 (7.14%) Selenium
4 6 (5.36%) IntelliJ
4 6 (5.36%) WebStorm
5 4 (3.57%) JIRA
6 3 (2.68%) Appium
6 3 (2.68%) Jasmine
6 3 (2.68%) PhantomJS
6 3 (2.68%) Grunt
6 3 (2.68%) JMeter
6 3 (2.68%) Eclipse
6 3 (2.68%) JBehave
6 3 (2.68%) Maven
7 2 (1.79%) Cucumber
7 2 (1.79%) Hudson
7 2 (1.79%) Visual Studio
8 1 (0.89%) Jenkins
8 1 (0.89%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
8 1 (0.89%) eggPlant
General
1 7 (6.25%) Electronics
2 6 (5.36%) Finance
3 5 (4.46%) Telecoms
3 5 (4.46%) Games
4 4 (3.57%) Retail
5 3 (2.68%) Banking
6 1 (0.89%) Law
6 1 (0.89%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 50 (44.64%) Developer
2 25 (22.32%) Java Developer
3 21 (18.75%) Architect
4 16 (14.29%) Solutions Architect
5 10 (8.93%) DevOps Engineer
6 9 (8.04%) Linux DevOps Engineer
6 9 (8.04%) Front-End Developer
7 5 (4.46%) Hadoop Developer
7 5 (4.46%) Project Manager
7 5 (4.46%) Author
7 5 (4.46%) Technical Author
8 4 (3.57%) Administrator
8 4 (3.57%) Hadoop Administrator
9 3 (2.68%) C# Developer
9 3 (2.68%) Web Developer
9 3 (2.68%) Agile Project Manager
10 2 (1.79%) IT Graduate
10 2 (1.79%) Web Applications Developer
10 2 (1.79%) QA Engineer
10 2 (1.79%) ScrumMaster
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (27.68%) HTML
2 28 (25.00%) .NET
3 25 (22.32%) CSS
4 23 (20.54%) Web Services
5 17 (15.18%) XML
6 16 (14.29%) J2EE
6 16 (14.29%) Spring
6 16 (14.29%) Ajax
7 15 (13.39%) HTML5
7 15 (13.39%) REST
7 15 (13.39%) jQuery
8 13 (11.61%) CSS3
8 13 (11.61%) Middleware
9 9 (8.04%) JSP
10 8 (7.14%) PhoneGap
10 8 (7.14%) Struts
10 8 (7.14%) Hibernate
10 8 (7.14%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 7 (6.25%) Servlets
12 4 (3.57%) JPA
Miscellaneous
1 10 (8.93%) User Experience
2 9 (8.04%) Mobile App
3 5 (4.46%) 3D Graphics
3 5 (4.46%) Graphic Design
4 3 (2.68%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (2.68%) PMI
4 3 (2.68%) Computer Science
5 2 (1.79%) N-Tier
5 2 (1.79%) Internet of Things
6 1 (0.89%) Management Information System
6 1 (0.89%) Digital Media
6 1 (0.89%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 26 (23.21%) Linux
2 6 (5.36%) UNIX
2 6 (5.36%) Windows
3 5 (4.46%) Android
4 2 (1.79%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (1.79%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (1.79%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (0.89%) Windows Phone
5 1 (0.89%) AIX
5 1 (0.89%) Apple iOS
5 1 (0.89%) Embedded Linux
5 1 (0.89%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (16.96%) E-Commerce
3 16 (14.29%) Scrum
4 15 (13.39%) SOA
5 12 (10.71%) DevOps
6 11 (9.82%) OO
7 10 (8.93%) Content Management
8 9 (8.04%) SDLC
8 9 (8.04%) Software Engineering
8 9 (8.04%) TDD
8 9 (8.04%) Continuous Integration
9 8 (7.14%) UX Design
10 7 (6.25%) MVC
11 6 (5.36%) Waterfall
11 6 (5.36%) Responsive Web Design
11 6 (5.36%) Mentoring
12 5 (4.46%) Performance Tuning
12 5 (4.46%) Regression Testing
12 5 (4.46%) Business Intelligence
12 5 (4.46%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 30 (26.79%) JavaScript
2 19 (16.96%) SQL
3 17 (15.18%) C#
4 12 (10.71%) PHP
4 12 (10.71%) C++
5 11 (9.82%) Ruby
6 10 (8.93%) Perl
7 9 (8.04%) Python
7 9 (8.04%) Bash Shell
8 7 (6.25%) C
8 7 (6.25%) Scala
9 6 (5.36%) ECMAScript
9 6 (5.36%) TypeScript
9 6 (5.36%) Dart
10 3 (2.68%) T-SQL
11 2 (1.79%) RPG
12 1 (0.89%) Objective-C
12 1 (0.89%) VB
12 1 (0.89%) ABAP
12 1 (0.89%) X++
Qualifications
1 11 (9.82%) Degree
2 3 (2.68%) PMI Certification
3 2 (1.79%) AWS Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (4.46%) QA
2 1 (0.89%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (5.36%) HDFS
2 4 (3.57%) Veritas Cluster Server
3 2 (1.79%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 10 (8.93%) Puppet
1 10 (8.93%) Opscode Chef
2 9 (8.04%) Ansible
Vendors
1 12 (10.71%) Microsoft
2 11 (9.82%) Oracle
3 7 (6.25%) SAP
4 4 (3.57%) hybris
4 4 (3.57%) Cloudera
5 3 (2.68%) JD Edwards
5 3 (2.68%) Demandware
5 3 (2.68%) Google
5 3 (2.68%) Intershop
6 2 (1.79%) Sitecore
7 1 (0.89%) Xamarin
7 1 (0.89%) Talend
7 1 (0.89%) ATG
7 1 (0.89%) Perforce
7 1 (0.89%) TIBCO
7 1 (0.89%) webMethods
7 1 (0.89%) BEA
7 1 (0.89%) IBM
7 1 (0.89%) Adobe
7 1 (0.89%) Temenos
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