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 19 December 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
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java
Rank 29 9 16
Rank change year-on-year
-20 +7
Contract jobs citing Java 41 73 62
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 5.23% 12.31% 7.57%
As % of the Programming Languages category 11.14% 23.47% 17.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 21 38
Average daily rate
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£488 £425 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.70% +6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £325 £345
10% offered a daily rate of more than £581 £425 £463
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £350 £360
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -2.77%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 11
Average hourly rate - £42.00 £36.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +16.66%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £36.25 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+10.34% +0.69%
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
368 311 361
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 46.94% 52.45% 44.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 209 128 167
Average daily rate £363 £350 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.57% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £205 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £700 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 33 43 49
Average hourly rate £42.50 £39.00 £36.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+8.97% +8.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £14.20 £25.85
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.60 £47.50 £47.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.50 £33.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+7.57% -5.71%

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 19 December 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 19 December 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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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 -12 24 £543 +31.51% 35
Peterborough -19 8 £475 - 4
Huntingdon -2 1 £350 - 1
Java
East of England

Java
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 37 (40.66%) Agile Software Development
2 31 (34.07%) Linux
3 29 (31.87%) J2EE
4 27 (29.67%) UNIX
5 25 (27.47%) SQL
6 23 (25.27%) Oracle
6 23 (25.27%) UML
6 23 (25.27%) OO
7 22 (24.18%) Web Services
8 20 (21.98%) .NET
9 19 (20.88%) WebLogic
9 19 (20.88%) Finance
10 17 (18.68%) Scrum
11 16 (17.58%) Python
12 15 (16.48%) Tomcat
12 15 (16.48%) Degree
13 14 (15.38%) J2SE
13 14 (15.38%) Perl
13 14 (15.38%) C#
13 14 (15.38%) Git (software)
13 14 (15.38%) Oracle Linux
14 13 (14.29%) REST
14 13 (14.29%) Sun
14 13 (14.29%) Solaris
14 13 (14.29%) Apache
14 13 (14.29%) Atlassian
14 13 (14.29%) Multithreading
14 13 (14.29%) Spring
15 12 (13.19%) MySQL
16 11 (12.09%) Internet

Java
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 19 (20.88%) WebLogic
2 15 (16.48%) Tomcat
3 13 (14.29%) Apache
4 8 (8.79%) JBoss
4 8 (8.79%) Apache ServiceMix
5 4 (4.40%) Apache Pig
6 3 (3.30%) Node.js
6 3 (3.30%) IIS
6 3 (3.30%) WebSphere
7 2 (2.20%) NetWeaver
7 2 (2.20%) BizTalk Server
7 2 (2.20%) SharePoint
7 2 (2.20%) Liferay
7 2 (2.20%) Confluence
8 1 (1.10%) nginx
8 1 (1.10%) SAS
8 1 (1.10%) WebSphere Application Server
8 1 (1.10%) WebLogic Portal
8 1 (1.10%) Mule
Applications
1 5 (5.49%) MS Excel
2 2 (2.20%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (3.30%) Dynamics AX
2 2 (2.20%) Temenos T24
Cloud Services
1 8 (8.79%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (3.30%) PaaS
2 3 (3.30%) Amazon EC2
3 2 (2.20%) IaaS
3 2 (2.20%) GitHub
3 2 (2.20%) Amazon S3
3 2 (2.20%) Amazon SQS
4 1 (1.10%) CloudFront
4 1 (1.10%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 11 (12.09%) Internet
2 4 (4.40%) TCP/IP
3 3 (3.30%) HTTP
4 2 (2.20%) SSH
5 1 (1.10%) Fibre Channel
5 1 (1.10%) Asterisk PBX
5 1 (1.10%) SSL
5 1 (1.10%) DNS
5 1 (1.10%) PBX
5 1 (1.10%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (13.19%) MySQL
2 7 (7.69%) SQL Server
3 6 (6.59%) Data Warehouse
3 6 (6.59%) Big Data
3 6 (6.59%) Hadoop
3 6 (6.59%) NoSQL
4 4 (4.40%) Data Mining
4 4 (4.40%) Relational Database
4 4 (4.40%) Apache Hive
5 3 (3.30%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 2 (2.20%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 2 (2.20%) SQL Server 2008
6 2 (2.20%) OLAP
6 2 (2.20%) Oracle Database
6 2 (2.20%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 2 (2.20%) MongoDB
7 1 (1.10%) SimpleDB
7 1 (1.10%) OLAP Cube
7 1 (1.10%) Amazon RDS
7 1 (1.10%) Triplestore
Development Applications
1 14 (15.38%) Git (software)
2 8 (8.79%) Maven
2 8 (8.79%) JIRA
3 7 (7.69%) Selenium
3 7 (7.69%) Subversion
4 6 (6.59%) Jenkins
5 4 (4.40%) Eclipse
5 4 (4.40%) WebDriver
6 3 (3.30%) Hudson
6 3 (3.30%) MSBuild
6 3 (3.30%) JUnit
6 3 (3.30%) QuickTest Pro
6 3 (3.30%) CruiseControl
6 3 (3.30%) NUnit
7 2 (2.20%) FitNesse
7 2 (2.20%) Talend Open Studio
7 2 (2.20%) XMLSpy
7 2 (2.20%) Team Foundation Server
7 2 (2.20%) TeamCity
7 2 (2.20%) Cucumber
General
1 19 (20.88%) Finance
2 5 (5.49%) Telecoms
3 4 (4.40%) Banking
4 3 (3.30%) Advertising
5 1 (1.10%) Electronics
5 1 (1.10%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.10%) Games
Job Titles
1 32 (35.16%) Developer
2 26 (28.57%) Architect
3 15 (16.48%) Java Developer
4 14 (15.38%) Solutions Architect
5 9 (9.89%) Java Architect
6 7 (7.69%) Software Engineer
6 7 (7.69%) Principal Engineer
6 7 (7.69%) Design Engineer
7 5 (5.49%) Java/J2EE Architect
7 5 (5.49%) Senior Developer
8 4 (4.40%) Software Developer
9 3 (3.30%) Test Architect
9 3 (3.30%) Project Manager
9 3 (3.30%) Analyst
9 3 (3.30%) Technical Architect
9 3 (3.30%) Lead Developer
9 3 (3.30%) Systems Engineer
9 3 (3.30%) Consultant
9 3 (3.30%) J2EE Architect
9 3 (3.30%) Senior Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (31.87%) J2EE
2 22 (24.18%) Web Services
3 20 (21.98%) .NET
4 14 (15.38%) J2SE
5 13 (14.29%) REST
5 13 (14.29%) Spring
6 10 (10.99%) HTML
6 10 (10.99%) XML
7 8 (8.79%) Apache Camel
8 7 (7.69%) Hibernate
9 5 (5.49%) HTML5
9 5 (5.49%) CSS
9 5 (5.49%) jQuery
10 4 (4.40%) Java EE
10 4 (4.40%) Django
10 4 (4.40%) JMS
10 4 (4.40%) AngularJS
11 3 (3.30%) OSGi
11 3 (3.30%) ASP.NET MVC
11 3 (3.30%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 8 (8.79%) Open Source
2 6 (6.59%) Computer Science
3 5 (5.49%) Clustering
4 4 (4.40%) Mathematics
4 4 (4.40%) Data Integration
4 4 (4.40%) Algorithms
5 3 (3.30%) User Experience
6 2 (2.20%) Embedded Systems
6 2 (2.20%) Analytical Skills
7 1 (1.10%) Inversion of Control
7 1 (1.10%) Visualisation
7 1 (1.10%) Internet of Things
7 1 (1.10%) Mobile App
7 1 (1.10%) GIS
7 1 (1.10%) MPEG
7 1 (1.10%) PMI
7 1 (1.10%) PKI
7 1 (1.10%) Ontologies
7 1 (1.10%) Informatics
7 1 (1.10%) Cryptography
Operating Systems
1 31 (34.07%) Linux
2 27 (29.67%) UNIX
3 14 (15.38%) Oracle Linux
4 13 (14.29%) Solaris
5 10 (10.99%) Windows
6 3 (3.30%) Windows Server 2012
6 3 (3.30%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (1.10%) Apple iOS
7 1 (1.10%) FreeBSD
7 1 (1.10%) Mac OS X
7 1 (1.10%) Android
7 1 (1.10%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (1.10%) Ubuntu
7 1 (1.10%) Gentoo
7 1 (1.10%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (40.66%) Agile Software Development
2 23 (25.27%) UML
2 23 (25.27%) OO
3 17 (18.68%) Scrum
4 13 (14.29%) Multithreading
5 11 (12.09%) Software Engineering
6 10 (10.99%) Enterprise Architecture
6 10 (10.99%) SOA
7 9 (9.89%) TDD
8 8 (8.79%) Performance Testing
8 8 (8.79%) Unit Testing
8 8 (8.79%) Capacity Planning
9 7 (7.69%) EAI
9 7 (7.69%) Continuous Integration
10 6 (6.59%) OOA/OOD
10 6 (6.59%) Test Strategy
11 5 (5.49%) Test Automation
11 5 (5.49%) OOP
11 5 (5.49%) E-Commerce
11 5 (5.49%) Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 25 (27.47%) SQL
2 16 (17.58%) Python
3 14 (15.38%) Perl
3 14 (15.38%) C#
4 9 (9.89%) JavaScript
5 8 (8.79%) C++
5 8 (8.79%) PHP
6 6 (6.59%) C
7 4 (4.40%) Ruby
8 3 (3.30%) PowerShell
9 2 (2.20%) VB.NET
9 2 (2.20%) Scala
10 1 (1.10%) Bash Shell
10 1 (1.10%) SPARQL
10 1 (1.10%) sed
10 1 (1.10%) ABAP
10 1 (1.10%) PL/SQL
10 1 (1.10%) Shell Script
10 1 (1.10%) AWK
10 1 (1.10%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 15 (16.48%) Degree
2 3 (3.30%) Security Cleared
3 2 (2.20%) ISTQB
3 2 (2.20%) ISEB
3 2 (2.20%) AWS Certification
4 1 (1.10%) Postgraduate
4 1 (1.10%) PMI Certification
4 1 (1.10%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (10.99%) QA
2 3 (3.30%) PCI DSS
3 1 (1.10%) SLA
3 1 (1.10%) ISO 9000
3 1 (1.10%) SNOMED CT
System Software
1 1 (1.10%) VMware ESXi
1 1 (1.10%) qmail
1 1 (1.10%) SAP ITS
1 1 (1.10%) Samba
Systems Management
1 1 (1.10%) Bacula
Vendors
1 23 (25.27%) Oracle
2 13 (14.29%) Sun
2 13 (14.29%) Atlassian
3 10 (10.99%) Microsoft
4 7 (7.69%) SAP
5 5 (5.49%) HP
6 4 (4.40%) Vertica
6 4 (4.40%) Infobright
7 3 (3.30%) Sybase
8 2 (2.20%) Red Hat
8 2 (2.20%) JD Edwards
8 2 (2.20%) Temenos
8 2 (2.20%) BEA
8 2 (2.20%) IBM
8 2 (2.20%) TIBCO
8 2 (2.20%) webMethods
8 2 (2.20%) Talend
9 1 (1.10%) Red Gate
9 1 (1.10%) Siebel
9 1 (1.10%) Business Objects
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