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 3 December 2016 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
3 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Java
Rank 9 5 35
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +30
Contract jobs citing Java 67 105 35
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 11.80% 15.24% 4.55%
As % of the Programming Languages category 23.10% 32.21% 10.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 37 78 22
Median daily rate £388 £375 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.33% -21.05%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £325 £335
10% offered a daily rate of more than £520 £475 £558
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £425 £400
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 2
Median hourly rate £45.00 £65.00 £34.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-30.76% +88.40%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £40.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
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
290 326 333
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 51.06% 47.31% 43.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 122 195 195
Median daily rate £350 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £227 £280 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 25 24 26
Median hourly rate £41.50 £45.00 £42.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.77% +5.88%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.28 £37.50 £35.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £60.00 £57.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £38.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +10.00%

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 3 December 2016.

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 3 December 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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 -8 27 £400 -3.03% 50
Peterborough +11 20 £300 -33.33% 5
Java
East of England

Java
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 3 December 2016, 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 73 (54.07%) Agile Software Development
2 39 (28.89%) JavaScript
3 37 (27.41%) TDD
4 32 (23.70%) SQL
5 31 (22.96%) Web Services
5 31 (22.96%) Git (software)
5 31 (22.96%) REST
6 28 (20.74%) Spring
6 28 (20.74%) HTML
7 26 (19.26%) Python
8 24 (17.78%) NoSQL
9 22 (16.30%) HTML5
9 22 (16.30%) Linux
9 22 (16.30%) Mercurial
9 22 (16.30%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 21 (15.56%) XML
11 20 (14.81%) .NET
11 20 (14.81%) Selenium
11 20 (14.81%) BDD
11 20 (14.81%) Jenkins
12 18 (13.33%) Continuous Integration
12 18 (13.33%) Finance
13 17 (12.59%) C#
13 17 (12.59%) jQuery
14 16 (11.85%) JSON
14 16 (11.85%) C++
14 16 (11.85%) Mobile App
15 15 (11.11%) Android Development
15 15 (11.11%) J2EE
15 15 (11.11%) Oracle

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 12 (8.89%) Tomcat
2 7 (5.19%) Apache
3 6 (4.44%) Apache Pig
3 6 (4.44%) GlassFish
4 4 (2.96%) Cloud Foundry
5 3 (2.22%) Apache Solr
5 3 (2.22%) Apache Spark
6 2 (1.48%) BizTalk Server
6 2 (1.48%) IBM Notes
6 2 (1.48%) SharePoint
6 2 (1.48%) Skype for Business
6 2 (1.48%) WebSphere
7 1 (0.74%) Elasticsearch
7 1 (0.74%) IIS
7 1 (0.74%) Mule
7 1 (0.74%) Mule ESB
7 1 (0.74%) OpenStack
7 1 (0.74%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 6 (4.44%) Adobe Illustrator
1 6 (4.44%) OmniGraffle
1 6 (4.44%) Photoshop
2 3 (2.22%) Weka
Business Applications
1 6 (4.44%) Payment Gateway
1 6 (4.44%) SDL Web 8
2 1 (0.74%) Temenos T24
Cloud Services
1 11 (8.15%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (4.44%) IaaS
3 5 (3.70%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (0.74%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (0.74%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 3 (2.22%) HTTP
1 3 (2.22%) LDAP
2 2 (1.48%) AMQP
2 2 (1.48%) Internet
2 2 (1.48%) Skype
2 2 (1.48%) VoIP
2 2 (1.48%) VPN
3 1 (0.74%) FTP
3 1 (0.74%) Network Security
3 1 (0.74%) SSH
3 1 (0.74%) Telnet
3 1 (0.74%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (17.78%) NoSQL
2 13 (9.63%) Relational Database
3 11 (8.15%) MongoDB
3 11 (8.15%) PostgreSQL
4 10 (7.41%) SQL Server
5 6 (4.44%) Apache Hive
5 6 (4.44%) Hadoop
5 6 (4.44%) RDBMS
6 4 (2.96%) Big Data
6 4 (2.96%) Data Mining
7 3 (2.22%) Data Lake
7 3 (2.22%) HBase
7 3 (2.22%) Mahout
7 3 (2.22%) Power BI
7 3 (2.22%) Triplestore
8 1 (0.74%) DB2
8 1 (0.74%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 31 (22.96%) Git (software)
2 22 (16.30%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 22 (16.30%) Mercurial
3 20 (14.81%) Jenkins
3 20 (14.81%) Selenium
4 14 (10.37%) Cucumber
5 12 (8.89%) JUnit
6 11 (8.15%) Appium
6 11 (8.15%) WebDriver
7 8 (5.93%) Eclipse
7 8 (5.93%) IntelliJ
7 8 (5.93%) Mockito
7 8 (5.93%) WebStorm
8 7 (5.19%) Android Studio
9 6 (4.44%) JBehave
10 5 (3.70%) Grunt
10 5 (3.70%) gulp
10 5 (3.70%) Jasmine
10 5 (3.70%) Subversion
11 4 (2.96%) Octopus Deploy
General
1 18 (13.33%) Finance
2 7 (5.19%) Manufacturing
3 6 (4.44%) Back Office
4 5 (3.70%) Banking
5 3 (2.22%) Military
5 3 (2.22%) Pharmaceutical
6 2 (1.48%) Dutch Language
6 2 (1.48%) Front Office
6 2 (1.48%) German Language
6 2 (1.48%) Spanish Language
7 1 (0.74%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 87 (64.44%) Developer
2 38 (28.15%) Java Developer
3 14 (10.37%) Android Developer
3 14 (10.37%) Architect
4 13 (9.63%) Analyst
5 12 (8.89%) Full Stack Developer
6 11 (8.15%) Senior Developer
7 10 (7.41%) Test Analyst
8 8 (5.93%) Java Architect
9 6 (4.44%) Hadoop Developer
9 6 (4.44%) Java Engineer
9 6 (4.44%) JavaScript Developer
9 6 (4.44%) Lead Developer
9 6 (4.44%) Oracle Developer
9 6 (4.44%) Senior Java Developer
9 6 (4.44%) Software Developer
10 5 (3.70%) Java Software Developer
10 5 (3.70%) Software Engineer
10 5 (3.70%) Tester
11 4 (2.96%) Web Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (22.96%) REST
1 31 (22.96%) Web Services
2 28 (20.74%) HTML
2 28 (20.74%) Spring
3 22 (16.30%) HTML5
4 21 (15.56%) XML
5 20 (14.81%) .NET
6 17 (12.59%) jQuery
7 16 (11.85%) JSON
8 15 (11.11%) J2EE
9 14 (10.37%) CSS
10 13 (9.63%) Hibernate
11 12 (8.89%) Node.js
12 11 (8.15%) AngularJS
13 10 (7.41%) Android SDK
13 10 (7.41%) CSS3
13 10 (7.41%) RESTful
14 8 (5.93%) JPA
14 8 (5.93%) Oracle ADF
15 6 (4.44%) XML Schema
Miscellaneous
1 16 (11.85%) Mobile App
2 10 (7.41%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (7.41%) User Experience
3 8 (5.93%) Data Structures
3 8 (5.93%) Graphic Design
4 6 (4.44%) Computer Science
5 5 (3.70%) Visualisation
6 4 (2.96%) Biology
6 4 (2.96%) Ontologies
7 3 (2.22%) Algorithms
7 3 (2.22%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 3 (2.22%) Mathematics
7 3 (2.22%) Physics
7 3 (2.22%) Statistics
8 2 (1.48%) Enterprise Software
8 2 (1.48%) Life Science
8 2 (1.48%) N-Tier
8 2 (1.48%) Smartphone
9 1 (0.74%) Digital Media
9 1 (0.74%) Semantic Web
Operating Systems
1 22 (16.30%) Linux
2 15 (11.11%) Android
3 7 (5.19%) Unix
4 5 (3.70%) Windows
5 3 (2.22%) Apple iOS
6 1 (0.74%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 73 (54.07%) Agile Software Development
2 37 (27.41%) TDD
3 20 (14.81%) BDD
4 18 (13.33%) Continuous Integration
5 15 (11.11%) Android Development
6 13 (9.63%) MVC
6 13 (9.63%) OO
7 11 (8.15%) E-Commerce
7 11 (8.15%) Open Source
7 11 (8.15%) Unit Testing
7 11 (8.15%) Web Development
8 10 (7.41%) Automation Testing
8 10 (7.41%) BPMN
8 10 (7.41%) Scrum
8 10 (7.41%) SDLC
9 9 (6.67%) Information Security
9 9 (6.67%) SOA
10 8 (5.93%) Domain-Driven Design
10 8 (5.93%) Regression Testing
10 8 (5.93%) UX Design
Programming Languages
1 39 (28.89%) JavaScript
2 32 (23.70%) SQL
3 26 (19.26%) Python
4 17 (12.59%) C#
5 16 (11.85%) C++
6 9 (6.67%) Scala
7 8 (5.93%) PL/SQL
7 8 (5.93%) VB.NET
8 6 (4.44%) Groovy
8 6 (4.44%) PHP
8 6 (4.44%) XPath
9 5 (3.70%) MATLAB
9 5 (3.70%) XQuery
10 4 (2.96%) ECMAScript
10 4 (2.96%) ES6
11 3 (2.22%) Objective-C
11 3 (2.22%) R
11 3 (2.22%) Shell Script
12 2 (1.48%) Dart
12 2 (1.48%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 13 (9.63%) Security Cleared
2 12 (8.89%) DV Cleared
3 4 (2.96%) Degree
4 2 (1.48%) PhD
5 1 (0.74%) ISEB
5 1 (0.74%) ISTQB
5 1 (0.74%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (7.41%) QA
2 1 (0.74%) CDISC
2 1 (0.74%) HL7
System Software
1 7 (5.19%) Docker
2 3 (2.22%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (2.22%) Hadoop YARN
1 3 (2.22%) Kibana
2 2 (1.48%) Grafana
Vendors
1 15 (11.11%) Oracle
2 5 (3.70%) Microsoft
3 3 (2.22%) Adobe
3 3 (2.22%) Hortonworks
3 3 (2.22%) VMware
3 3 (2.22%) webMethods
4 2 (1.48%) Avaya
4 2 (1.48%) Endeca
4 2 (1.48%) hybris
4 2 (1.48%) Lotus
5 1 (0.74%) Google
5 1 (0.74%) Rackspace
5 1 (0.74%) Sun
Cambridgeshire
The Bridge Ltd
Rate: Unspecified Neg
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge
Creation Recruitment
Rate: Negotiable
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridgeshire
Testing Circle Ltd
Rate: £0.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Cambridgeshire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: Market Rates
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridgeshire
The Bridge Ltd
Rate: Unspecified Neg
Posted: 4 days ago
Peterborough, Cambridgeshire
Experis Ltd
Rate: £350.00 - £450.00 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Peterborough, Cambridgeshire
Experis Ltd
Rate: £250.00 - £300.00 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
The Wellcome Trust Sanger Institute
Posted: 17 days ago