The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the East of England region that had Java Developer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 4 December 2016 with a comparison to same period over 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
4 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Java Developer
Rank 44 44 42
Rank change year-on-year
0 -2
Contract jobs requiring a Java Developer 90 98 120
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 3.99% 3.78% 4.10%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.18% 3.98% 4.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 67 65 87
Median daily rate £421 £400 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.31% -5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £324 £363 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £550 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 7 1
Median hourly rate £32.50 £36.50 £9.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.95% +305.55%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.25 £43.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
-13.37% +14.66%
Java Developer
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the East of England region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
East of England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
2151 2461 2776
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 95.30% 94.91% 94.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 1220 1430 1771
Median daily rate £400 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £213 £170
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.76% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 174 261 191
Median hourly rate £16.50 £18.00 £16.30
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.33% +10.42%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.05 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £43.75 £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £15.71
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +8.21%

Java Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

The demand trend of IT contracts across the East of England region that featured Java Developer in the job title.

Java Developer Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

Java Developer
Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Java Developer across the East of England region.

Java Developer Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

Java Developer
Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Java Developer across the East of England region over the 3 months to 4 December 2016.

Java Developer Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

Java Developer
Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Java Developer across the East of England region.

Java Developer Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

Java Developer
Contract Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Java Developer within the East of England region over the 3 months to 4 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
Hertfordshire +33 40 £516 +58.84% 14
Essex -14 21 £350 -20.00% 6
Cambridgeshire -28 13 £459 +22.33% 21
Suffolk +4 10 £400 -3.03% 1
Norfolk +12 5 £338 -20.58% 2
Bedfordshire - 2 £388 - 3
Java Developer
England

Java Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 4 December 2016, Java Developer contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the East of England region featuring Java Developer in the job title.

1 186 (100.00%) Java
2 106 (56.99%) Agile Software Development
3 64 (34.41%) TDD
4 63 (33.87%) Spring
5 58 (31.18%) JavaScript
6 52 (27.96%) HTML
7 48 (25.81%) BDD
8 43 (23.12%) SQL
9 40 (21.51%) CSS
9 40 (21.51%) Web Services
10 36 (19.35%) Git (software)
11 35 (18.82%) Continuous Integration
12 34 (18.28%) Hibernate
12 34 (18.28%) REST
13 33 (17.74%) OO
14 31 (16.67%) J2EE
15 29 (15.59%) XML
15 29 (15.59%) jQuery
15 29 (15.59%) Jenkins
15 29 (15.59%) DevOps
16 28 (15.05%) Software Engineering
16 28 (15.05%) Ant
16 28 (15.05%) JUnit
16 28 (15.05%) Finance
17 26 (13.98%) Scrum
17 26 (13.98%) JSP
18 24 (12.90%) SOAP
18 24 (12.90%) Oracle
18 24 (12.90%) AngularJS
19 23 (12.37%) E-Commerce

Java Developer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England 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 18 (9.68%) WebSphere
2 14 (7.53%) Tomcat
3 11 (5.91%) Apache Spark
3 11 (5.91%) JBoss
4 10 (5.38%) Apache
5 9 (4.84%) Adobe Experience Manager
6 8 (4.30%) WebLogic
6 8 (4.30%) WebSphere Application Server
7 5 (2.69%) Cloud Foundry
7 5 (2.69%) Confluence
8 4 (2.15%) CMS
9 3 (1.61%) MQSeries
10 2 (1.08%) GlassFish
11 1 (0.54%) Apache Pig
11 1 (0.54%) Apache ServiceMix
11 1 (0.54%) BizTalk Server
11 1 (0.54%) Elasticsearch
11 1 (0.54%) SharePoint
11 1 (0.54%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 3 (1.61%) MS Excel
1 3 (1.61%) MS Office
2 1 (0.54%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 7 (3.76%) Adobe Campaign
1 7 (3.76%) Unica
2 6 (3.23%) Payment Gateway
3 2 (1.08%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 12 (6.45%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (2.15%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.54%) Office 365
3 1 (0.54%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 8 (4.30%) Internet
2 5 (2.69%) LDAP
3 2 (1.08%) AMQP
3 2 (1.08%) HTTP
3 2 (1.08%) SSL
3 2 (1.08%) TCP/IP
4 1 (0.54%) FTP
4 1 (0.54%) Intranet
4 1 (0.54%) SSH
4 1 (0.54%) Telnet
4 1 (0.54%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (10.22%) MongoDB
2 15 (8.06%) NoSQL
3 13 (6.99%) Relational Database
3 13 (6.99%) SQL Server
4 9 (4.84%) Apache Cassandra
4 9 (4.84%) Hadoop
4 9 (4.84%) PostgreSQL
5 8 (4.30%) Oracle Database
6 7 (3.76%) RDBMS
7 5 (2.69%) BusinessObjects
7 5 (2.69%) Oracle Database 12c
8 4 (2.15%) DB2
9 3 (1.61%) Jackrabbit
10 2 (1.08%) MySQL
11 1 (0.54%) Apache Hive
11 1 (0.54%) Big Data
11 1 (0.54%) Couchbase
11 1 (0.54%) HBase
11 1 (0.54%) Sybase ASE
11 1 (0.54%) Triplestore
Development Applications
1 36 (19.35%) Git (software)
2 29 (15.59%) Jenkins
3 28 (15.05%) Ant
3 28 (15.05%) JUnit
4 23 (12.37%) Maven
5 21 (11.29%) JIRA
6 12 (6.45%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 11 (5.91%) Gradle
7 11 (5.91%) Mockito
7 11 (5.91%) Selenium
8 10 (5.38%) Cucumber
9 8 (4.30%) Eclipse
9 8 (4.30%) Mercurial
10 7 (3.76%) Subversion
11 6 (3.23%) IntelliJ
11 6 (3.23%) WebStorm
12 5 (2.69%) AccuRev
12 5 (2.69%) MyEclipse
12 5 (2.69%) SoapUI
12 5 (2.69%) WebDriver
General
1 28 (15.05%) Finance
2 17 (9.14%) Retail
3 5 (2.69%) Games
4 3 (1.61%) Military
5 2 (1.08%) Pharmaceutical
6 1 (0.54%) Advertising
6 1 (0.54%) Automotive
6 1 (0.54%) Multimedia
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 63 (33.87%) Spring
2 52 (27.96%) HTML
3 40 (21.51%) CSS
3 40 (21.51%) Web Services
4 34 (18.28%) Hibernate
4 34 (18.28%) REST
5 31 (16.67%) J2EE
6 29 (15.59%) jQuery
6 29 (15.59%) XML
7 26 (13.98%) JSP
8 24 (12.90%) AngularJS
8 24 (12.90%) SOAP
9 19 (10.22%) JSON
10 16 (8.60%) Ajax
11 15 (8.06%) EJB
11 15 (8.06%) HTML5
11 15 (8.06%) JMS
11 15 (8.06%) JPA
12 12 (6.45%) Java EE
12 12 (6.45%) Struts
Miscellaneous
1 12 (6.45%) Algorithms
2 11 (5.91%) Analytical Skills
3 10 (5.38%) Data Structures
4 7 (3.76%) Computer Science
5 3 (1.61%) Biology
5 3 (1.61%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 3 (1.61%) Telematics
6 2 (1.08%) FMCG
6 2 (1.08%) Life Science
6 2 (1.08%) Mobile App
6 2 (1.08%) N-Tier
7 1 (0.54%) Driving Licence
7 1 (0.54%) Fintech
7 1 (0.54%) Mathematics
7 1 (0.54%) Ontologies
7 1 (0.54%) Statistics
7 1 (0.54%) Virtual Team
7 1 (0.54%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 17 (9.14%) Linux
2 16 (8.60%) Unix
3 8 (4.30%) Android
4 6 (3.23%) Apple iOS
5 5 (2.69%) Windows
6 3 (1.61%) HPUX
6 3 (1.61%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 106 (56.99%) Agile Software Development
2 64 (34.41%) TDD
3 48 (25.81%) BDD
4 35 (18.82%) Continuous Integration
5 33 (17.74%) OO
6 29 (15.59%) DevOps
7 28 (15.05%) Software Engineering
8 26 (13.98%) Scrum
9 23 (12.37%) E-Commerce
10 18 (9.68%) Web Development
11 17 (9.14%) Open Source
12 16 (8.60%) MVC
13 14 (7.53%) ATDD
13 14 (7.53%) UML
14 13 (6.99%) Mentoring
14 13 (6.99%) Microservices
15 12 (6.45%) Pair Programming
16 11 (5.91%) OOD
17 10 (5.38%) Complexity Analysis
17 10 (5.38%) Continuous Delivery
Programming Languages
1 186 (100.00%) Java
2 58 (31.18%) JavaScript
3 43 (23.12%) SQL
4 13 (6.99%) C#
4 13 (6.99%) Scala
5 11 (5.91%) Python
6 9 (4.84%) PHP
7 8 (4.30%) Clojure
7 8 (4.30%) Go
7 8 (4.30%) Rust
8 7 (3.76%) Groovy
8 7 (3.76%) Perl
9 6 (3.23%) PL/SQL
9 6 (3.23%) Ruby
10 5 (2.69%) C++
10 5 (2.69%) Haskell
10 5 (2.69%) MATLAB
11 3 (1.61%) Bash Shell
11 3 (1.61%) Shell Script
11 3 (1.61%) XPath
Qualifications
1 19 (10.22%) Security Cleared
2 10 (5.38%) SC Cleared
3 8 (4.30%) Degree
3 8 (4.30%) DV Cleared
4 2 (1.08%) PhD
5 1 (0.54%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (9.68%) QA
2 4 (2.15%) SDET
System Software
1 6 (3.23%) Docker
2 3 (1.61%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 11 (5.91%) Ansible
1 11 (5.91%) Puppet
2 10 (5.38%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (0.54%) Hadoop YARN
3 1 (0.54%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 24 (12.90%) Oracle
2 15 (8.06%) IBM
3 13 (6.99%) Adobe
4 6 (3.23%) Microsoft
5 4 (2.15%) Hortonworks
5 4 (2.15%) hybris
6 3 (1.61%) ATG
6 3 (1.61%) Blue Martini
6 3 (1.61%) Elastic Path
6 3 (1.61%) Google
6 3 (1.61%) Interwoven
6 3 (1.61%) Sybase
6 3 (1.61%) VMware
7 1 (0.54%) CA
7 1 (0.54%) Infor
7 1 (0.54%) Red Hat
7 1 (0.54%) Salesforce.com
7 1 (0.54%) SAP
7 1 (0.54%) Sun
7 1 (0.54%) Teradata
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Rate: £350 - £380 per day
Posted: 15 hours ago
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Rate: £Market Rates
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