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 29 September 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
29 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Java Developer
Rank 47 29 52
Rank change year-on-year
-18 +23
Contract jobs requiring a Java Developer 91 148 113
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 3.70% 5.22% 3.68%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.88% 5.47% 3.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 55 78 83
Median daily rate £438 £385 £430
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.63% -10.46%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £318 £264 £353
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £555 £495
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 7 1
Median hourly rate £34.50 £41.50 £9.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-16.86% +361.11%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £39.25 £42.75 £34.00
% change year-on-year
-8.18% +25.73%
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
2348 2704 2922
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 95.52% 95.38% 95.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 1341 1528 1762
Median daily rate £388 £385 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.64% +2.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £205 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £510 £525 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £380 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.63% +8.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 181 243 233
Median hourly rate £16.50 £20.00 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-17.50% +17.64%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £12.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £40.19 £37.78
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-5.71% +6.06%

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 29 September 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 29 September 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 +14 43 £438 +12.90% 17
Cambridgeshire -14 19 £465 +20.77% 23
Bedfordshire +3 11 £325 - 1
Suffolk +5 7 £475 +35.71% 1
Essex -29 6 £525 +23.52% 5
Norfolk +5 5 £375 - 1
Java Developer
England

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

For the 6 months to 29 September 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.

1 192 (100.00%) Java
2 109 (56.77%) Agile Software Development
3 65 (33.85%) Spring
3 65 (33.85%) JavaScript
3 65 (33.85%) HTML
4 64 (33.33%) Web Services
5 61 (31.77%) REST
6 55 (28.65%) TDD
7 53 (27.60%) J2EE
8 50 (26.04%) AngularJS
9 47 (24.48%) SQL
9 47 (24.48%) SOAP
10 41 (21.35%) CSS
11 40 (20.83%) Finance
12 39 (20.31%) XML
13 37 (19.27%) Hibernate
14 34 (17.71%) OO
15 30 (15.63%) HTML5
16 29 (15.10%) SQL Server
16 29 (15.10%) Scrum
17 28 (14.58%) Open Source
18 27 (14.06%) WebSphere
18 27 (14.06%) BDD
19 26 (13.54%) E-Commerce
20 25 (13.02%) JUnit
20 25 (13.02%) Git (software)
20 25 (13.02%) Continuous Integration
21 24 (12.50%) jQuery
21 24 (12.50%) Jenkins
22 23 (11.98%) JSF

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 27 (14.06%) WebSphere
2 18 (9.38%) Tomcat
3 15 (7.81%) Apache
4 9 (4.69%) JBoss
4 9 (4.69%) WebSphere Application Server
5 8 (4.17%) Apache Spark
5 8 (4.17%) WebLogic
6 5 (2.60%) Cloud Foundry
6 5 (2.60%) Confluence
7 4 (2.08%) Apache ServiceMix
8 3 (1.56%) Adobe Experience Manager
8 3 (1.56%) CMS
8 3 (1.56%) MQSeries
9 2 (1.04%) GlassFish
10 1 (0.52%) Elasticsearch
10 1 (0.52%) Oracle Service Bus
10 1 (0.52%) Oracle SOA Suite
10 1 (0.52%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (1.56%) MS Office
2 2 (1.04%) MS Excel
3 1 (0.52%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 5 (2.60%) Payment Gateway
2 1 (0.52%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 9 (4.69%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (2.08%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 8 (4.17%) Internet
1 8 (4.17%) LDAP
2 5 (2.60%) HTTP
3 3 (1.56%) Network Security
3 3 (1.56%) SSL
3 3 (1.56%) TCP/IP
4 2 (1.04%) AMQP
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 29 (15.10%) SQL Server
2 14 (7.29%) DB2
3 13 (6.77%) NoSQL
4 11 (5.73%) Hadoop
4 11 (5.73%) MongoDB
4 11 (5.73%) Oracle Database
5 9 (4.69%) Relational Database
6 6 (3.13%) PostgreSQL
7 5 (2.60%) Apache Cassandra
7 5 (2.60%) Oracle Database 12c
7 5 (2.60%) RDBMS
8 4 (2.08%) Couchbase
8 4 (2.08%) MySQL
9 3 (1.56%) Jackrabbit
10 1 (0.52%) Amazon DynamoDB
10 1 (0.52%) Data Mining
10 1 (0.52%) Sybase ASE
10 1 (0.52%) Triplestore
Development Applications
1 25 (13.02%) Git (software)
1 25 (13.02%) JUnit
2 24 (12.50%) Jenkins
3 21 (10.94%) Ant
4 20 (10.42%) Maven
5 17 (8.85%) JIRA
6 16 (8.33%) AccuRev
7 10 (5.21%) Cucumber
7 10 (5.21%) Mockito
8 9 (4.69%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 9 (4.69%) Subversion
9 7 (3.65%) Selenium
10 6 (3.13%) Eclipse
10 6 (3.13%) Mercurial
11 5 (2.60%) IntelliJ
11 5 (2.60%) MyEclipse
11 5 (2.60%) SoapUI
11 5 (2.60%) WebStorm
12 4 (2.08%) TeamCity
12 4 (2.08%) Toad
General
1 40 (20.83%) Finance
2 14 (7.29%) Retail
3 6 (3.13%) Automotive
4 5 (2.60%) Games
4 5 (2.60%) Military
5 3 (1.56%) Pharmaceutical
6 2 (1.04%) Manufacturing
6 2 (1.04%) Marketing
7 1 (0.52%) Advertising
7 1 (0.52%) Multimedia
7 1 (0.52%) Swedish Language
7 1 (0.52%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 65 (33.85%) HTML
1 65 (33.85%) Spring
2 64 (33.33%) Web Services
3 61 (31.77%) REST
4 53 (27.60%) J2EE
5 50 (26.04%) AngularJS
6 47 (24.48%) SOAP
7 41 (21.35%) CSS
8 39 (20.31%) XML
9 37 (19.27%) Hibernate
10 30 (15.63%) HTML5
11 24 (12.50%) jQuery
12 23 (11.98%) JSF
12 23 (11.98%) JSP
13 16 (8.33%) Ajax
13 16 (8.33%) EJB
13 16 (8.33%) JMS
13 16 (8.33%) JSON
14 15 (7.81%) Java EE
14 15 (7.81%) JPA
Miscellaneous
1 6 (3.13%) Algorithms
2 5 (2.60%) Telematics
3 4 (2.08%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (2.08%) Data Structures
3 4 (2.08%) Digital Media
4 2 (1.04%) Mobile App
4 2 (1.04%) N-Tier
5 1 (0.52%) Computer Science
5 1 (0.52%) Fintech
5 1 (0.52%) Mathematics
5 1 (0.52%) Ontologies
5 1 (0.52%) Statistics
5 1 (0.52%) Virtual Team
5 1 (0.52%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 20 (10.42%) Linux
2 13 (6.77%) Unix
3 7 (3.65%) Windows
4 4 (2.08%) HPUX
4 4 (2.08%) Solaris
4 4 (2.08%) zOS
5 2 (1.04%) Android
6 1 (0.52%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (0.52%) Windows 8
6 1 (0.52%) Windows Vista
6 1 (0.52%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 109 (56.77%) Agile Software Development
2 55 (28.65%) TDD
3 34 (17.71%) OO
4 29 (15.10%) Scrum
5 28 (14.58%) Open Source
6 27 (14.06%) BDD
7 26 (13.54%) E-Commerce
8 25 (13.02%) Continuous Integration
9 17 (8.85%) Software Engineering
10 16 (8.33%) OOA/OOD
11 15 (7.81%) DevOps
12 13 (6.77%) MVC
12 13 (6.77%) UML
13 12 (6.25%) Web Development
14 10 (5.21%) Microservices
15 8 (4.17%) ATDD
15 8 (4.17%) Test Automation
16 7 (3.65%) Continuous Delivery
16 7 (3.65%) SDLC
17 6 (3.13%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 192 (100.00%) Java
2 65 (33.85%) JavaScript
3 47 (24.48%) SQL
4 15 (7.81%) Python
5 11 (5.73%) C#
6 7 (3.65%) Perl
7 6 (3.13%) C++
7 6 (3.13%) Groovy
7 6 (3.13%) PHP
7 6 (3.13%) Ruby
7 6 (3.13%) Scala
7 6 (3.13%) Shell Script
8 5 (2.60%) MATLAB
8 5 (2.60%) T-SQL
9 4 (2.08%) Clojure
9 4 (2.08%) Go
9 4 (2.08%) PL/SQL
9 4 (2.08%) Rust
10 3 (1.56%) R
10 3 (1.56%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 20 (10.42%) Security Cleared
2 10 (5.21%) DV Cleared
3 9 (4.69%) SC Cleared
4 5 (2.60%) Degree
5 1 (0.52%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (6.77%) QA
2 4 (2.08%) SDET
System Software
1 5 (2.60%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (2.08%) Docker
Systems Management
1 5 (2.60%) Ansible
1 5 (2.60%) Puppet
2 4 (2.08%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (1.04%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 23 (11.98%) Oracle
2 18 (9.38%) IBM
3 8 (4.17%) hybris
4 5 (2.60%) Hortonworks
4 5 (2.60%) VMware
5 4 (2.08%) Microsoft
5 4 (2.08%) Red Hat
6 3 (1.56%) ATG
6 3 (1.56%) Blue Martini
6 3 (1.56%) Elastic Path
6 3 (1.56%) Interwoven
6 3 (1.56%) Sybase
7 2 (1.04%) CA
7 2 (1.04%) Endeca
7 2 (1.04%) Google
7 2 (1.04%) Sun
8 1 (0.52%) Appcelerator
8 1 (0.52%) Rally
8 1 (0.52%) Teradata
8 1 (0.52%) WSO2
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