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 16 January 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
16 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Java Developer
England / East of England
Rank 34 47 66
Rank change year-on-year
+13 +19
Contract jobs requiring a Java Developer 101 83 63
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 4.74% 3.61% 2.45%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.97% 3.79% 2.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 78 62 43
Median daily rate £420 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.17% +6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £363 £284
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £376
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.52%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 3 0
Median hourly rate £32.50 £36.50 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.95% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.63 £43.75 £40.00
% change year-on-year
-16.28% +9.37%

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
2034 2192 2483
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 95.40% 95.22% 96.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 1159 1312 1515
Median daily rate £400 £400 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £225 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £552 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £395 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.94% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 165 224 194
Median hourly rate £25.00 £19.00 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+31.57% +15.15%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £46.50 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.00 £17.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-2.85% +9.37%

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 16 January 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 16 January 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 +15 34 £363 -34.09% 7
Hertfordshire +29 30 £525 +31.25% 15
Cambridgeshire -22 17 £369 -1.66% 16
Suffolk +1 15 £363 -9.37% 1
Norfolk +2 3 £363 -14.70% 2
Bedfordshire - 3 £365 -
Java Developer
England

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

For the 6 months to 16 January 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.

1 191 (100.00%) Java
2 122 (63.87%) Agile Software Development
3 77 (40.31%) TDD
4 57 (29.84%) Spring
5 52 (27.23%) BDD
6 49 (25.65%) JavaScript
6 49 (25.65%) HTML
7 45 (23.56%) Web Services
8 39 (20.42%) SQL
8 39 (20.42%) Oracle
8 39 (20.42%) Git (software)
9 38 (19.90%) Continuous Integration
9 38 (19.90%) DevOps
10 37 (19.37%) Software Engineering
11 35 (18.32%) Hibernate
12 33 (17.28%) Jenkins
13 32 (16.75%) Finance
13 32 (16.75%) J2EE
14 30 (15.71%) OO
15 29 (15.18%) CSS
16 26 (13.61%) E-Commerce
16 26 (13.61%) REST
17 24 (12.57%) XML
17 24 (12.57%) Ant
17 24 (12.57%) Scrum
18 22 (11.52%) JUnit
18 22 (11.52%) JSP
18 22 (11.52%) Maven
18 22 (11.52%) MongoDB
18 22 (11.52%) AngularJS

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 19 (9.95%) WebSphere
2 16 (8.38%) Tomcat
2 16 (8.38%) WebLogic
3 14 (7.33%) JBoss
4 11 (5.76%) Apache Spark
5 9 (4.71%) Adobe Experience Manager
6 8 (4.19%) WebSphere Application Server
7 7 (3.66%) Apache
8 5 (2.62%) Cloud Foundry
8 5 (2.62%) Confluence
9 4 (2.09%) CMS
10 3 (1.57%) MQSeries
10 3 (1.57%) Oracle Spatial
11 2 (1.05%) Apache Pig
11 2 (1.05%) GlassFish
12 1 (0.52%) Apache ServiceMix
12 1 (0.52%) Elasticsearch
12 1 (0.52%) Oracle SOA Suite
12 1 (0.52%) SharePoint
12 1 (0.52%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 5 (2.62%) MS Excel
2 3 (1.57%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 7 (3.66%) Adobe Campaign
1 7 (3.66%) Unica
2 4 (2.09%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (2.09%) Payment Gateway
3 1 (0.52%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 16 (8.38%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (2.62%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.52%) Office 365
3 1 (0.52%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 8 (4.19%) Internet
2 4 (2.09%) LDAP
3 3 (1.57%) HTTP
4 2 (1.05%) SSL
4 2 (1.05%) TCP/IP
5 1 (0.52%) FTP
5 1 (0.52%) Intranet
5 1 (0.52%) SSH
5 1 (0.52%) Telnet
5 1 (0.52%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (11.52%) MongoDB
2 21 (10.99%) Relational Database
3 15 (7.85%) NoSQL
4 14 (7.33%) SQL Server
5 11 (5.76%) Apache Cassandra
6 10 (5.24%) Oracle Database
7 9 (4.71%) RDBMS
8 8 (4.19%) PostgreSQL
9 6 (3.14%) Hadoop
10 5 (2.62%) BusinessObjects
10 5 (2.62%) Oracle Database 12c
11 3 (1.57%) Big Data
11 3 (1.57%) DB2
11 3 (1.57%) Jackrabbit
11 3 (1.57%) MySQL
12 2 (1.05%) Apache Hive
12 2 (1.05%) Data Lake
12 2 (1.05%) HBase
12 2 (1.05%) Neo4j
12 2 (1.05%) Sybase ASE
Development Applications
1 39 (20.42%) Git (software)
2 33 (17.28%) Jenkins
3 24 (12.57%) Ant
4 22 (11.52%) JUnit
4 22 (11.52%) Maven
5 21 (10.99%) JIRA
6 19 (9.95%) Selenium
7 12 (6.28%) Cucumber
7 12 (6.28%) Gradle
8 10 (5.24%) SoapUI
9 9 (4.71%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 8 (4.19%) Eclipse
10 8 (4.19%) Mockito
10 8 (4.19%) Subversion
11 7 (3.66%) WebDriver
12 6 (3.14%) JBehave
12 6 (3.14%) Mercurial
12 6 (3.14%) XDoclet
13 5 (2.62%) AccuRev
14 4 (2.09%) IntelliJ
General
1 32 (16.75%) Finance
2 18 (9.42%) Retail
3 6 (3.14%) Telecoms
4 5 (2.62%) Games
5 3 (1.57%) Manufacturing
6 2 (1.05%) Military
6 2 (1.05%) Pharmaceutical
7 1 (0.52%) Automotive
7 1 (0.52%) Banking
7 1 (0.52%) Electronics
7 1 (0.52%) Marketing
7 1 (0.52%) Multimedia
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 57 (29.84%) Spring
2 49 (25.65%) HTML
3 45 (23.56%) Web Services
4 35 (18.32%) Hibernate
5 32 (16.75%) J2EE
6 29 (15.18%) CSS
7 26 (13.61%) REST
8 24 (12.57%) XML
9 22 (11.52%) AngularJS
9 22 (11.52%) JSP
10 20 (10.47%) jQuery
11 19 (9.95%) HTML5
12 18 (9.42%) JSON
13 17 (8.90%) Ajax
13 17 (8.90%) SOAP
14 16 (8.38%) RESTful
15 15 (7.85%) EJB
16 13 (6.81%) JPA
17 11 (5.76%) Java EE
17 11 (5.76%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 13 (6.81%) Algorithms
1 13 (6.81%) Analytical Skills
1 13 (6.81%) Data Structures
2 8 (4.19%) Computer Science
3 5 (2.62%) Client/Server
4 3 (1.57%) Biology
4 3 (1.57%) Digital Media
4 3 (1.57%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 2 (1.05%) FMCG
5 2 (1.05%) Life Science
5 2 (1.05%) Mobile App
6 1 (0.52%) Driving Licence
6 1 (0.52%) Fintech
6 1 (0.52%) Hedge funds
6 1 (0.52%) Mathematics
6 1 (0.52%) Ontologies
6 1 (0.52%) Statistics
6 1 (0.52%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 20 (10.47%) Linux
2 19 (9.95%) Unix
3 12 (6.28%) Android
4 9 (4.71%) Apple iOS
5 5 (2.62%) Windows
6 3 (1.57%) HPUX
6 3 (1.57%) Solaris
7 1 (0.52%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 122 (63.87%) Agile Software Development
2 77 (40.31%) TDD
3 52 (27.23%) BDD
4 38 (19.90%) Continuous Integration
4 38 (19.90%) DevOps
5 37 (19.37%) Software Engineering
6 30 (15.71%) OO
7 26 (13.61%) E-Commerce
8 24 (12.57%) Scrum
9 17 (8.90%) ATDD
10 16 (8.38%) Mentoring
10 16 (8.38%) Microservices
11 15 (7.85%) Pair Programming
12 14 (7.33%) Automated Testing
12 14 (7.33%) Open Source
12 14 (7.33%) Web Development
13 13 (6.81%) Continuous Delivery
13 13 (6.81%) MVC
13 13 (6.81%) OOD
14 12 (6.28%) Complexity Analysis
Programming Languages
1 191 (100.00%) Java
2 49 (25.65%) JavaScript
3 39 (20.42%) SQL
4 15 (7.85%) C#
5 12 (6.28%) Groovy
5 12 (6.28%) Scala
6 10 (5.24%) Clojure
6 10 (5.24%) Go
6 10 (5.24%) Rust
7 9 (4.71%) Python
8 8 (4.19%) PHP
9 7 (3.66%) C++
9 7 (3.66%) PL/SQL
10 6 (3.14%) Perl
11 5 (2.62%) Haskell
12 4 (2.09%) F#
12 4 (2.09%) MATLAB
12 4 (2.09%) Ruby
13 3 (1.57%) Shell Script
13 3 (1.57%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 12 (6.28%) Security Cleared
2 9 (4.71%) Degree
3 7 (3.66%) DV Cleared
4 3 (1.57%) Sun Certification
5 2 (1.05%) PhD
5 2 (1.05%) SC Cleared
6 1 (0.52%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (8.38%) QA
2 3 (1.57%) SDET
System Software
1 6 (3.14%) Docker
2 2 (1.05%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 13 (6.81%) Ansible
1 13 (6.81%) Puppet
2 12 (6.28%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (1.05%) Hadoop YARN
4 1 (0.52%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 39 (20.42%) Oracle
2 17 (8.90%) IBM
3 13 (6.81%) Adobe
4 7 (3.66%) Microsoft
5 4 (2.09%) hybris
6 3 (1.57%) ATG
6 3 (1.57%) Blue Martini
6 3 (1.57%) Elastic Path
6 3 (1.57%) Google
6 3 (1.57%) Interwoven
6 3 (1.57%) Sybase
7 2 (1.05%) Hortonworks
7 2 (1.05%) SAP
7 2 (1.05%) Sun
7 2 (1.05%) VMware
8 1 (0.52%) Appcelerator
8 1 (0.52%) CA
8 1 (0.52%) Infor
8 1 (0.52%) Red Hat
8 1 (0.52%) Salesforce.com
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Hertfordshire
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