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 27 May 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
27 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Java Developer
Rank 51 93 86
Rank change year-on-year
+42 -7
Contract jobs requiring a Java Developer 94 44 29
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 3.33% 1.51% 1.36%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.57% 1.64% 1.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 56 35 16
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£375 £350 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -12.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £306 £265 £338
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £440 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+10.34% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 0 1
Average hourly rate £40.60 - £27.48
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.60 £36.25 £39.00
% change year-on-year
+12.00% -7.05%
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
2631 2689 2004
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 93.17% 92.03% 93.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 1489 1496 1035
Average daily rate £375 £375 £340
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +10.29%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £200 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £475 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 226 224 245
Average hourly rate £15.00 £18.00 £22.66
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-16.66% -20.56%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.70 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £39.50 £42.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.16 £16.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-2.06% -5.71%

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 27 May 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
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 27 May 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 +29 50 £400 +41.34% 9
Cambridgeshire +13 21 £350 -15.15% 16
Suffolk +15 11 £400 +16.36%
Hertfordshire -7 11 £375 - 6
Bedfordshire 0 1 £475 +71.17% 2
Java Developer
England

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

For the 6 months to 27 May 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.

1 178 (100.00%) Java
2 96 (53.93%) HTML
3 94 (52.81%) J2EE
4 89 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
5 78 (43.82%) SQL
5 78 (43.82%) XML
6 74 (41.57%) Web Services
7 66 (37.08%) JavaScript
8 61 (34.27%) Spring
9 56 (31.46%) REST
9 56 (31.46%) CSS
10 55 (30.90%) UNIX
10 55 (30.90%) TDD
10 55 (30.90%) HTML5
11 53 (29.78%) Linux
12 52 (29.21%) SOAP
13 51 (28.65%) Hibernate
13 51 (28.65%) Relational Database
14 47 (26.40%) Ajax
15 43 (24.16%) TopLink
16 39 (21.91%) Scrum
17 34 (19.10%) OO
17 34 (19.10%) Eclipse
18 32 (17.98%) WebSphere
18 32 (17.98%) EclipseLink
19 31 (17.42%) Solaris
20 30 (16.85%) Windows
20 30 (16.85%) SQL Server
21 29 (16.29%) IBM
22 28 (15.73%) Content Management

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

For the 6 months to 27 May 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 32 (17.98%) WebSphere
2 26 (14.61%) WebLogic
3 17 (9.55%) JBoss
4 10 (5.62%) Elasticsearch
5 9 (5.06%) WebSphere Application Server
6 7 (3.93%) Mule
7 6 (3.37%) Confluence
7 6 (3.37%) GlassFish
7 6 (3.37%) CMS
7 6 (3.37%) Tomcat
8 5 (2.81%) Adobe Experience Manager
9 4 (2.25%) MQSeries
10 3 (1.69%) Drupal
11 2 (1.12%) Node.js
11 2 (1.12%) WebLogic Portal
12 1 (0.56%) Apache
12 1 (0.56%) IIS
12 1 (0.56%) Apache Solr
12 1 (0.56%) Jetty
12 1 (0.56%) Apache Pig
Applications
1 3 (1.69%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.56%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 4 (2.25%) Tridion
2 2 (1.12%) Temenos T24
Cloud Services
1 4 (2.25%) GitHub
2 1 (0.56%) IaaS
2 1 (0.56%) Google Analytics
2 1 (0.56%) Amazon S3
2 1 (0.56%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (0.56%) PaaS
2 1 (0.56%) Amazon SQS
Communications & Networking
1 13 (7.30%) HTTP
2 9 (5.06%) LDAP
3 7 (3.93%) TCP/IP
4 5 (2.81%) Internet
5 4 (2.25%) SSL
6 2 (1.12%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 51 (28.65%) Relational Database
2 30 (16.85%) SQL Server
3 14 (7.87%) MySQL
4 12 (6.74%) Oracle Database
5 11 (6.18%) Couchbase
6 9 (5.06%) RDBMS
7 8 (4.49%) MariaDB
8 6 (3.37%) DB2
8 6 (3.37%) MongoDB
9 5 (2.81%) NoSQL
10 4 (2.25%) Oracle Database 10g
11 3 (1.69%) Apache Hive
11 3 (1.69%) Data Mining
11 3 (1.69%) Big Data
12 2 (1.12%) Neo4j
Development Applications
1 34 (19.10%) Eclipse
2 26 (14.61%) Ant
3 18 (10.11%) JUnit
4 17 (9.55%) Jenkins
5 16 (8.99%) SoapUI
5 16 (8.99%) Subversion
6 15 (8.43%) Git (software)
7 13 (7.30%) JIRA
8 12 (6.74%) Maven
9 5 (2.81%) Cucumber
9 5 (2.81%) AccuRev
10 4 (2.25%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
10 4 (2.25%) Log4j
10 4 (2.25%) Gradle
10 4 (2.25%) Geb
11 3 (1.69%) Selenium
12 2 (1.12%) Atlassian Bamboo
13 1 (0.56%) Rational Application Developer
13 1 (0.56%) SpecFlow
13 1 (0.56%) Fiddler
General
1 19 (10.67%) Marketing
2 13 (7.30%) Finance
2 13 (7.30%) Manufacturing
3 7 (3.93%) Automotive
4 6 (3.37%) Telecoms
5 5 (2.81%) Retail
6 3 (1.69%) Banking
7 2 (1.12%) Games
7 2 (1.12%) Legal
8 1 (0.56%) Financial Institution
8 1 (0.56%) Back Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 96 (53.93%) HTML
2 94 (52.81%) J2EE
3 78 (43.82%) XML
4 74 (41.57%) Web Services
5 61 (34.27%) Spring
6 56 (31.46%) CSS
6 56 (31.46%) REST
7 55 (30.90%) HTML5
8 52 (29.21%) SOAP
9 51 (28.65%) Hibernate
10 47 (26.40%) Ajax
11 43 (24.16%) TopLink
12 32 (17.98%) EclipseLink
13 27 (15.17%) Struts
13 27 (15.17%) XHTML
14 22 (12.36%) JSP
14 22 (12.36%) JSF
14 22 (12.36%) Spring MVC
15 21 (11.80%) JAX-RS
16 20 (11.24%) JPA
Miscellaneous
1 8 (4.49%) Enterprise Software
2 7 (3.93%) Visualisation
3 6 (3.37%) Clustering
3 6 (3.37%) Web 2.0
4 5 (2.81%) Computer Science
5 3 (1.69%) iSeries
5 3 (1.69%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (1.12%) Client/Server
6 2 (1.12%) Management Information System
7 1 (0.56%) Replication
7 1 (0.56%) Mobile App
7 1 (0.56%) FMCG
7 1 (0.56%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 55 (30.90%) UNIX
2 53 (29.78%) Linux
3 31 (17.42%) Solaris
4 30 (16.85%) Windows
5 12 (6.74%) Mac OS X
6 4 (2.25%) HPUX
7 2 (1.12%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (0.56%) Windows Server 2012
8 1 (0.56%) AIX
8 1 (0.56%) Embedded Linux
8 1 (0.56%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 89 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 55 (30.90%) TDD
3 39 (21.91%) Scrum
4 34 (19.10%) OO
5 28 (15.73%) Content Management
6 26 (14.61%) SOA
6 26 (14.61%) Continuous Integration
7 24 (13.48%) User Stories
8 23 (12.92%) MVC
9 18 (10.11%) Digital Marketing
10 16 (8.99%) Use Case
11 15 (8.43%) Validation
11 15 (8.43%) RUP
12 13 (7.30%) E-Commerce
12 13 (7.30%) B2C
13 11 (6.18%) Web Development
14 9 (5.06%) Kanban
15 8 (4.49%) Mentoring
15 8 (4.49%) Open Source
16 7 (3.93%) Responsive Web Design
Programming Languages
1 178 (100.00%) Java
2 78 (43.82%) SQL
3 66 (37.08%) JavaScript
4 13 (7.30%) PL/SQL
5 12 (6.74%) Perl
6 8 (4.49%) Python
7 6 (3.37%) Scala
8 4 (2.25%) Bash Shell
8 4 (2.25%) Ruby
8 4 (2.25%) XPath
9 2 (1.12%) C++
10 1 (0.56%) Shell Script
10 1 (0.56%) Clojure
Qualifications
1 8 (4.49%) Degree
2 5 (2.81%) Security Cleared
3 4 (2.25%) SC Cleared
4 3 (1.69%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.12%) SLA
2 1 (0.56%) Sarbanes-Oxley
Systems Management
1 8 (4.49%) Opscode Chef
2 4 (2.25%) Puppet
3 1 (0.56%) Vagrant
3 1 (0.56%) Business Desktop Deployment
3 1 (0.56%) SCOM
3 1 (0.56%) OpenAM
3 1 (0.56%) Kibana
3 1 (0.56%) Check_MK
Vendors
1 29 (16.29%) IBM
2 25 (14.04%) Oracle
3 7 (3.93%) FatWire
3 7 (3.93%) Google
4 6 (3.37%) Adobe
5 4 (2.25%) Interwoven
5 4 (2.25%) Atlassian
5 4 (2.25%) Elastic Path
5 4 (2.25%) hybris
5 4 (2.25%) Blue Martini
5 4 (2.25%) ATG
6 3 (1.69%) Demandware
6 3 (1.69%) Intershop
6 3 (1.69%) Microsoft
7 2 (1.12%) Temenos
8 1 (0.56%) BEA
8 1 (0.56%) Red Hat
8 1 (0.56%) Sun
8 1 (0.56%) Omniture
8 1 (0.56%) Splunk
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