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 20 February 2017 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
20 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Java Developer
England / East of England
Rank 37 58 41
Rank change year-on-year
+21 -17
Contract jobs requiring a Java Developer 100 63 98
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 4.70% 2.71% 3.86%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.94% 2.82% 3.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 81 48 60
Median daily rate £403 £450 £383
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.55% +17.64%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £362 £283
10% offered a daily rate of more than £538 £551 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 1 6
Median hourly rate £37.50 £36.50 £36.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.73% +1.38%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £39.50 £45.88 £37.00
% change year-on-year
-13.89% +23.98%

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
2026 2232 2459
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 95.21% 95.96% 96.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 1178 1340 1434
Median daily rate £388 £410 £390
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.48% +5.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £195 £250 £190
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 159 191 234
Median hourly rate £32.50 £22.50 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+44.44% +28.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.33 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £48.31 £50.68 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £16.74
% change year-on-year
-2.77% +7.55%

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 20 February 2017.

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 20 February 2017. 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 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
Essex +8 33 £425 -19.04% 11
Hertfordshire +19 31 £525 +5.00% 8
Cambridgeshire +4 16 £325 -11.86% 15
Suffolk +3 11 £300 -21.05% 2
Bedfordshire +10 8 £370 -8.92% 2
Norfolk +5 2 £411 -3.23% 2
Java Developer
England

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

For the 6 months to 20 February 2017, 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.

1 183 (100.00%) Java
2 120 (65.57%) Agile Software Development
3 77 (42.08%) TDD
4 57 (31.15%) Spring
5 53 (28.96%) JavaScript
6 51 (27.87%) HTML
7 47 (25.68%) Oracle
8 45 (24.59%) Web Services
8 45 (24.59%) BDD
9 42 (22.95%) SQL
9 42 (22.95%) Git (software)
10 39 (21.31%) Hibernate
11 38 (20.77%) Continuous Integration
11 38 (20.77%) DevOps
12 36 (19.67%) Software Engineering
13 35 (19.13%) J2EE
14 34 (18.58%) XML
15 31 (16.94%) OO
15 31 (16.94%) Finance
15 31 (16.94%) REST
16 30 (16.39%) Jenkins
16 30 (16.39%) CSS
17 27 (14.75%) AngularJS
18 26 (14.21%) Scrum
19 24 (13.11%) E-Commerce
20 23 (12.57%) RESTful
21 22 (12.02%) JSP
22 21 (11.48%) Unix
22 21 (11.48%) Maven
22 21 (11.48%) HTML5

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 20 (10.93%) WebSphere
2 19 (10.38%) WebLogic
3 13 (7.10%) Adobe Experience Manager
4 11 (6.01%) WebSphere Application Server
5 9 (4.92%) Apache Spark
5 9 (4.92%) JBoss
6 8 (4.37%) Confluence
7 6 (3.28%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 6 (3.28%) Tomcat
8 5 (2.73%) Apache
8 5 (2.73%) WebSphere Portal
9 4 (2.19%) Cloud Foundry
9 4 (2.19%) CMS
10 3 (1.64%) MQSeries
10 3 (1.64%) Oracle Spatial
11 2 (1.09%) Apache Pig
12 1 (0.55%) Apache ServiceMix
12 1 (0.55%) SharePoint
12 1 (0.55%) Skype for Business
12 1 (0.55%) WebLogic Portal
Applications
1 5 (2.73%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 8 (4.37%) Adobe Campaign
1 8 (4.37%) Unica
2 5 (2.73%) Oracle BPM
3 4 (2.19%) Dynamics CRM
4 3 (1.64%) Payment Gateway
5 1 (0.55%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 14 (7.65%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (2.73%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (1.09%) GitHub
4 1 (0.55%) Adobe Analytics
4 1 (0.55%) Office 365
4 1 (0.55%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 7 (3.83%) Internet
2 4 (2.19%) HTTP
3 2 (1.09%) VoIP
3 2 (1.09%) Wireshark
4 1 (0.55%) HTTPS
4 1 (0.55%) Intranet
4 1 (0.55%) LDAP
4 1 (0.55%) SSL
4 1 (0.55%) TCP/IP
4 1 (0.55%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (10.93%) Relational Database
2 19 (10.38%) MongoDB
3 16 (8.74%) SQL Server
4 12 (6.56%) NoSQL
4 12 (6.56%) Oracle Database
5 9 (4.92%) Oracle Database 12c
6 8 (4.37%) PostgreSQL
6 8 (4.37%) RDBMS
7 7 (3.83%) Apache Cassandra
8 6 (3.28%) BusinessObjects
8 6 (3.28%) DB2
9 4 (2.19%) Big Data
9 4 (2.19%) Hadoop
9 4 (2.19%) MySQL
9 4 (2.19%) Oracle Database 10g
9 4 (2.19%) Oracle Database 11g
10 3 (1.64%) Jackrabbit
10 3 (1.64%) Neo4j
10 3 (1.64%) Sybase ASE
11 2 (1.09%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 42 (22.95%) Git (software)
2 30 (16.39%) Jenkins
3 21 (11.48%) Maven
4 20 (10.93%) JIRA
5 19 (10.38%) Ant
6 18 (9.84%) Selenium
7 17 (9.29%) JUnit
8 14 (7.65%) Subversion
9 12 (6.56%) Gradle
10 11 (6.01%) Eclipse
11 9 (4.92%) Cucumber
12 8 (4.37%) SoapUI
13 7 (3.83%) Mockito
13 7 (3.83%) XDoclet
14 5 (2.73%) AccuRev
14 5 (2.73%) Atlassian Bamboo
14 5 (2.73%) Mercurial
15 4 (2.19%) WebDriver
16 3 (1.64%) IntelliJ
16 3 (1.64%) JBehave
General
1 31 (16.94%) Finance
2 14 (7.65%) Retail
3 7 (3.83%) Telecoms
4 3 (1.64%) Automotive
4 3 (1.64%) Manufacturing
5 2 (1.09%) Games
5 2 (1.09%) Pharmaceutical
6 1 (0.55%) Banking
6 1 (0.55%) Electronics
6 1 (0.55%) Marketing
6 1 (0.55%) Multimedia
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 57 (31.15%) Spring
2 51 (27.87%) HTML
3 45 (24.59%) Web Services
4 39 (21.31%) Hibernate
5 35 (19.13%) J2EE
6 34 (18.58%) XML
7 31 (16.94%) REST
8 30 (16.39%) CSS
9 27 (14.75%) AngularJS
10 23 (12.57%) RESTful
11 22 (12.02%) JSP
12 21 (11.48%) HTML5
13 18 (9.84%) EJB
13 18 (9.84%) SOAP
14 17 (9.29%) jQuery
15 16 (8.74%) Java EE
15 16 (8.74%) JPA
15 16 (8.74%) JSON
16 15 (8.20%) Ajax
17 12 (6.56%) JMS
Miscellaneous
1 14 (7.65%) Analytical Skills
2 12 (6.56%) Data Structures
3 11 (6.01%) Algorithms
3 11 (6.01%) Computer Science
4 5 (2.73%) Client/Server
5 3 (1.64%) Digital Media
5 3 (1.64%) Enterprise Software
5 3 (1.64%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 3 (1.64%) Mobile App
6 2 (1.09%) FMCG
6 2 (1.09%) IPTV
6 2 (1.09%) Life Science
7 1 (0.55%) DataPower
7 1 (0.55%) Digital TV
7 1 (0.55%) Driving Licence
7 1 (0.55%) Hedge funds
7 1 (0.55%) Video on Demand
Operating Systems
1 21 (11.48%) Unix
2 19 (10.38%) Android
2 19 (10.38%) Linux
3 14 (7.65%) Apple iOS
4 6 (3.28%) Windows
5 3 (1.64%) HPUX
5 3 (1.64%) Mac OS X
5 3 (1.64%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 120 (65.57%) Agile Software Development
2 77 (42.08%) TDD
3 45 (24.59%) BDD
4 38 (20.77%) Continuous Integration
4 38 (20.77%) DevOps
5 36 (19.67%) Software Engineering
6 31 (16.94%) OO
7 26 (14.21%) Scrum
8 24 (13.11%) E-Commerce
9 19 (10.38%) Microservices
10 18 (9.84%) Automated Testing
10 18 (9.84%) Mentoring
11 17 (9.29%) Android Development
12 14 (7.65%) Web Development
13 13 (7.10%) ATDD
13 13 (7.10%) MVC
14 12 (6.56%) Open Source
14 12 (6.56%) Pair Programming
15 11 (6.01%) OOD
15 11 (6.01%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 183 (100.00%) Java
2 53 (28.96%) JavaScript
3 42 (22.95%) SQL
4 12 (6.56%) Groovy
5 11 (6.01%) C#
6 10 (5.46%) Scala
7 9 (4.92%) Clojure
7 9 (4.92%) Go
7 9 (4.92%) PHP
7 9 (4.92%) Rust
8 8 (4.37%) PL/SQL
9 5 (2.73%) F#
10 4 (2.19%) C++
11 3 (1.64%) Bash Shell
11 3 (1.64%) C
11 3 (1.64%) Haskell
11 3 (1.64%) Perl
11 3 (1.64%) Python
11 3 (1.64%) T-SQL
12 2 (1.09%) XPath
Qualifications
1 12 (6.56%) Degree
2 4 (2.19%) Security Cleared
3 3 (1.64%) BPSS Clearance
4 2 (1.09%) PhD
4 2 (1.09%) Sun Certification
5 1 (0.55%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (6.56%) QA
2 3 (1.64%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 2 (1.09%) Docker
Systems Management
1 12 (6.56%) Ansible
2 11 (6.01%) Opscode Chef
2 11 (6.01%) Puppet
3 2 (1.09%) Hadoop YARN
4 1 (0.55%) WebSphere Cast Iron
Vendors
1 47 (25.68%) Oracle
2 20 (10.93%) IBM
3 17 (9.29%) Adobe
4 7 (3.83%) Microsoft
5 4 (2.19%) Google
5 4 (2.19%) hybris
6 3 (1.64%) ATG
6 3 (1.64%) Blue Martini
6 3 (1.64%) Elastic Path
6 3 (1.64%) Interwoven
6 3 (1.64%) Sybase
7 2 (1.09%) Hortonworks
7 2 (1.09%) SAP
8 1 (0.55%) Appcelerator
8 1 (0.55%) CA
8 1 (0.55%) Infor
8 1 (0.55%) Red Hat
8 1 (0.55%) Salesforce.com
8 1 (0.55%) Sun
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