The table below looks at the statistics for the Java Developer role in IT contracts advertised for the East of England region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Java Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 26 February 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
26 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Java Developer
Rank 52 80 65
Rank change year-on-year
+28 -15
Contract jobs requiring a Java Developer 84 60 57
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 3.38% 2.31% 2.45%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.57% 2.48% 2.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 51 40 29
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£378 £375 £380
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.66% -1.31%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £283 £315 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £475 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 0 3
Average hourly rate £36.00 - £31.00
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £29.50 - £28.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.00 - £36.12
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.00 £40.00 £38.20
% change year-on-year
-7.50% +4.71%
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
2353 2420 2172
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 94.65% 93.26% 93.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 1362 1334 1115
Average daily rate £388 £370 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.72% +5.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £200 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £348
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +0.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 220 223 236
Average hourly rate £19.50 £20.00 £21.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.50% -6.97%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.35 £11.50 £10.60
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £44.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.72 £17.15 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-2.50% -2.00%

Java Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Java Developer in the job title across the East of England region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

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 26 February 2015.

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
Hourly Rate Histogram in the East of England

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Java Developer across the East of England region over the 3 months to 26 February 2015.

Java Developer Hourly Rate Histogram 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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Java Developer within the East of England region over the 3 months to 26 February 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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statistics and historical trends)
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
Essex +18 42 £400 -1.23% 11
Hertfordshire +23 25 £375 +17.18% 13
Suffolk +10 10 £376 +0.13% 4
Cambridgeshire -12 4 - - 8
Norfolk -1 1 - - 2
Bedfordshire -5 1 £270 -43.15% 2
Java Developer
England

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

For the 6 months to 26 February 2015, IT contractor jobs across the East of England region that cited Java Developer in their job title 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 with Java Developer in their job title.

1 191 (100.00%) Java
2 122 (63.87%) HTML
3 101 (52.88%) SQL
3 101 (52.88%) Spring
4 92 (48.17%) XML
5 86 (45.03%) UNIX
6 84 (43.98%) Agile Software Development
6 84 (43.98%) Relational Database
7 82 (42.93%) Linux
8 81 (42.41%) CSS
9 79 (41.36%) Hibernate
10 78 (40.84%) REST
11 74 (38.74%) J2EE
12 69 (36.13%) MVC
13 67 (35.08%) TDD
13 67 (35.08%) JavaScript
14 65 (34.03%) Web Services
15 60 (31.41%) Oracle
15 60 (31.41%) Spring MVC
16 54 (28.27%) MySQL
17 50 (26.18%) Mac OS X
18 48 (25.13%) PL/SQL
18 48 (25.13%) Web Development
19 47 (24.61%) JBoss
20 43 (22.51%) Scrum
20 43 (22.51%) Enterprise Software
21 41 (21.47%) MariaDB
21 41 (21.47%) JAAS
22 40 (20.94%) LDAP
23 39 (20.42%) SOAP

Java Developer
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England by Category

For the 6 months to 26 February 2015, IT contractor jobs across the East of England region that cited Java Developer in their job title 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 with Java Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 47 (24.61%) JBoss
2 21 (10.99%) WebLogic
3 18 (9.42%) WebSphere
4 13 (6.81%) Tomcat
4 13 (6.81%) CMS
5 10 (5.24%) Apache
5 10 (5.24%) Elasticsearch
6 6 (3.14%) Confluence
7 5 (2.62%) Adobe CQ
8 2 (1.05%) Liferay
8 2 (1.05%) WebSphere Application Server
9 1 (0.52%) Oracle Workflow
9 1 (0.52%) WebLogic Portal
9 1 (0.52%) Apache ServiceMix
9 1 (0.52%) Node.js
9 1 (0.52%) Mule
Applications
1 4 (2.09%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 5 (2.62%) Oracle Payables
2 2 (1.05%) Temenos T24
3 1 (0.52%) Google Analytics
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.52%) Amazon S3
1 1 (0.52%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (0.52%) PaaS
1 1 (0.52%) Amazon SQS
1 1 (0.52%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 40 (20.94%) LDAP
2 34 (17.80%) HTTP
3 2 (1.05%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 84 (43.98%) Relational Database
2 54 (28.27%) MySQL
3 41 (21.47%) MariaDB
4 27 (14.14%) MongoDB
5 24 (12.57%) Neo4j
6 15 (7.85%) SQL Server
7 13 (6.81%) Couchbase
7 13 (6.81%) Oracle Database
8 11 (5.76%) NoSQL
9 10 (5.24%) RDBMS
10 7 (3.66%) DTS
11 6 (3.14%) Oracle Database 10g
12 2 (1.05%) DB2
12 2 (1.05%) Oracle Reports
13 1 (0.52%) JasperReports
13 1 (0.52%) SQL Server 2005
13 1 (0.52%) BusinessObjects XI
13 1 (0.52%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 37 (19.37%) Eclipse
2 33 (17.28%) Ant
3 28 (14.66%) Git (software)
4 27 (14.14%) JUnit
5 25 (13.09%) Maven
6 19 (9.95%) Jenkins
7 17 (8.90%) IntelliJ
8 16 (8.38%) Subversion
9 13 (6.81%) JIRA
10 12 (6.28%) SoapUI
11 8 (4.19%) Mockito
12 7 (3.66%) Cucumber
12 7 (3.66%) JBehave
13 6 (3.14%) Selenium
14 3 (1.57%) Fiddler
14 3 (1.57%) Visual Studio
14 3 (1.57%) StyleCop
14 3 (1.57%) Team Foundation Server
14 3 (1.57%) SpecFlow
15 1 (0.52%) AccuRev
General
1 20 (10.47%) Marketing
2 17 (8.90%) Finance
3 11 (5.76%) Manufacturing
4 3 (1.57%) Banking
4 3 (1.57%) Retail
5 2 (1.05%) Telecoms
5 2 (1.05%) Automotive
6 1 (0.52%) Legal
6 1 (0.52%) Financial Institution
6 1 (0.52%) Front Office
6 1 (0.52%) Back Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 122 (63.87%) HTML
2 101 (52.88%) Spring
3 92 (48.17%) XML
4 81 (42.41%) CSS
5 79 (41.36%) Hibernate
6 78 (40.84%) REST
7 74 (38.74%) J2EE
8 65 (34.03%) Web Services
9 60 (31.41%) Spring MVC
10 41 (21.47%) JAAS
11 39 (20.42%) SOAP
11 39 (20.42%) JAX-RS
12 38 (19.90%) HTML5
13 37 (19.37%) JPA
14 31 (16.23%) Ajax
15 26 (13.61%) Struts
16 24 (12.57%) TopLink
17 18 (9.42%) Java EE
18 17 (8.90%) JDBC
18 17 (8.90%) Struts2
Miscellaneous
1 43 (22.51%) Enterprise Software
2 15 (7.85%) Visualisation
3 8 (4.19%) N-Tier
4 6 (3.14%) Open Source
5 5 (2.62%) User Experience
5 5 (2.62%) Computer Science
6 4 (2.09%) Clustering
7 2 (1.05%) Web 2.0
8 1 (0.52%) LIMS
8 1 (0.52%) GIS
8 1 (0.52%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 86 (45.03%) UNIX
2 82 (42.93%) Linux
3 50 (26.18%) Mac OS X
4 21 (10.99%) Windows
5 19 (9.95%) Solaris
6 3 (1.57%) Mac OS
7 1 (0.52%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 84 (43.98%) Agile Software Development
2 69 (36.13%) MVC
3 67 (35.08%) TDD
4 48 (25.13%) Web Development
5 43 (22.51%) Scrum
6 31 (16.23%) Web Design
6 31 (16.23%) Responsive Web Design
7 30 (15.71%) Configuration Management
8 27 (14.14%) OO
9 21 (10.99%) Content Management
10 19 (9.95%) Mentoring
11 17 (8.90%) Microservices
11 17 (8.90%) BDD
12 15 (7.85%) Waterfall
12 15 (7.85%) Validation
12 15 (7.85%) RUP
13 14 (7.33%) Use Case
13 14 (7.33%) Digital Marketing
13 14 (7.33%) Continuous Integration
13 14 (7.33%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 191 (100.00%) Java
2 101 (52.88%) SQL
3 67 (35.08%) JavaScript
4 48 (25.13%) PL/SQL
5 4 (2.09%) Python
5 4 (2.09%) Scala
6 2 (1.05%) Ruby
7 1 (0.52%) Shell Script
7 1 (0.52%) C#
7 1 (0.52%) C++
Qualifications
1 8 (4.19%) Security Cleared
2 7 (3.66%) Degree
3 3 (1.57%) Sun Certification
4 2 (1.05%) SC Cleared
5 1 (0.52%) CTC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.05%) SLA
Systems Management
1 4 (2.09%) Opscode Chef
2 3 (1.57%) Business Desktop Deployment
2 3 (1.57%) SCOM
3 1 (0.52%) Vagrant
3 1 (0.52%) OpenAM
Vendors
1 60 (31.41%) Oracle
2 15 (7.85%) IBM
3 10 (5.24%) FatWire
4 5 (2.62%) Adobe
5 3 (1.57%) Splunk
6 2 (1.05%) Temenos
6 2 (1.05%) Business Objects
7 1 (0.52%) Sun
7 1 (0.52%) Omniture
7 1 (0.52%) Google
7 1 (0.52%) Atlassian
7 1 (0.52%) BEA
7 1 (0.52%) Red Hat
7 1 (0.52%) ForgeRock
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