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 August 2014 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 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java Developer
Rank 70 104 65
Rank change year-on-year
+34 -39
Contract jobs requiring a Java Developer 81 20 86
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 2.59% 0.83% 2.75%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.77% 0.88% 2.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 60 8 53
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£400 £400 £400
90% offered a daily rate of more than £323 £336 £295
10% offered a daily rate of more than £488 £408 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £373 £340
% change year-on-year
-6.04% +9.55%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 5 1
Average hourly rate - £46.00 £50.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -8.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £34.00 £35.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year
-2.85% -12.50%
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
2928 2270 2955
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 93.49% 93.92% 94.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 1749 1132 1490
Average daily rate £375 £363 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.44% +7.40%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £200 £185
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
- +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 224 211 339
Average hourly rate £20.50 £16.00 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+28.12% -28.88%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.50 £11.19
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.05 £46.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.61 £17.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-2.30% -5.55%

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 August 2014.

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 August 2014. 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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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 +28 40 £448 - 5
Hertfordshire -1 23 £386 -3.43% 13
Cambridgeshire +6 14 £400 +10.34% 6
Bedfordshire -19 3 £280 +1.81% 2
Norfolk - 1 - - 1
Suffolk - - - - 1
Java Developer
England

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

For the 6 months to 27 August 2014, 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.

1 128 (100.00%) Java
2 80 (62.50%) Spring
3 73 (57.03%) SQL
4 66 (51.56%) Hibernate
5 59 (46.09%) J2EE
6 58 (45.31%) Oracle
7 57 (44.53%) JavaScript
8 55 (42.97%) HTML
9 53 (41.41%) Relational Database
10 50 (39.06%) XML
10 50 (39.06%) Linux
11 47 (36.72%) UNIX
11 47 (36.72%) CSS
12 42 (32.81%) Web Services
13 40 (31.25%) MySQL
13 40 (31.25%) OO
14 38 (29.69%) JBoss
15 35 (27.34%) Web Development
16 34 (26.56%) Agile Software Development
17 33 (25.78%) PL/SQL
18 31 (24.22%) Struts
18 31 (24.22%) JSP
18 31 (24.22%) Eclipse
19 29 (22.66%) Finance
19 29 (22.66%) TDD
20 28 (21.88%) Ajax
20 28 (21.88%) JUnit
21 27 (21.09%) MVC
21 27 (21.09%) Maven
22 26 (20.31%) SQL Server

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

For the 6 months to 27 August 2014, 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 23 (17.97%) WebLogic
2 20 (15.63%) WebSphere
3 17 (13.28%) Tomcat
4 11 (8.59%) Apache
5 9 (7.03%) Adobe CQ
6 8 (6.25%) CMS
6 8 (6.25%) WebSphere Application Server
6 8 (6.25%) MQSeries
7 2 (1.56%) Documentum
7 2 (1.56%) WebLogic Portal
7 2 (1.56%) Drupal
8 1 (0.78%) GlassFish
8 1 (0.78%) Liferay
8 1 (0.78%) Oracle Workflow
8 1 (0.78%) Apache ServiceMix
8 1 (0.78%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (0.78%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (2.34%) Tridion
2 2 (1.56%) Oracle Payables
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.78%) SaaS
1 1 (0.78%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 25 (19.53%) LDAP
2 12 (9.38%) Internet
3 11 (8.59%) HTTP
4 4 (3.13%) Kerberos
5 3 (2.34%) Intranet
5 3 (2.34%) Extranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 53 (41.41%) Relational Database
2 40 (31.25%) MySQL
3 26 (20.31%) SQL Server
4 17 (13.28%) RDBMS
5 16 (12.50%) MariaDB
6 7 (5.47%) JasperReports
6 7 (5.47%) DB2
7 6 (4.69%) Crystal Reports
7 6 (4.69%) Oracle Database
7 6 (4.69%) NoSQL
8 5 (3.91%) SQL Server 2008
9 4 (3.13%) MongoDB
9 4 (3.13%) SQL Server 2005
9 4 (3.13%) Oracle Database 10g
10 3 (2.34%) PostgreSQL
10 3 (2.34%) Sybase ASE
10 3 (2.34%) Neo4j
11 2 (1.56%) Triplestore
12 1 (0.78%) Big Data
12 1 (0.78%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 31 (24.22%) Eclipse
2 28 (21.88%) JUnit
3 27 (21.09%) Maven
4 23 (17.97%) Ant
5 20 (15.63%) Subversion
6 17 (13.28%) Git (software)
7 9 (7.03%) Selenium
7 9 (7.03%) Jenkins
8 8 (6.25%) Log4j
9 6 (4.69%) JIRA
10 4 (3.13%) MyEclipse
10 4 (3.13%) Mockito
10 4 (3.13%) IntelliJ
11 3 (2.34%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
12 1 (0.78%) WebLogic Workshop
12 1 (0.78%) JMeter
12 1 (0.78%) Bugzilla
12 1 (0.78%) SoapUI
12 1 (0.78%) Gradle
General
1 29 (22.66%) Finance
2 9 (7.03%) Manufacturing
3 8 (6.25%) Retail
4 7 (5.47%) Marketing
5 4 (3.13%) Legal
6 3 (2.34%) Automotive
7 2 (1.56%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 80 (62.50%) Spring
2 66 (51.56%) Hibernate
3 59 (46.09%) J2EE
4 55 (42.97%) HTML
5 50 (39.06%) XML
6 47 (36.72%) CSS
7 42 (32.81%) Web Services
8 31 (24.22%) JSP
8 31 (24.22%) Struts
9 28 (21.88%) Ajax
10 23 (17.97%) Spring MVC
11 22 (17.19%) JAAS
12 21 (16.41%) jQuery
13 20 (15.63%) JPA
13 20 (15.63%) REST
14 17 (13.28%) SOAP
15 16 (12.50%) Java EE
16 14 (10.94%) JSF
16 14 (10.94%) Servlets
17 12 (9.38%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 20 (15.63%) Enterprise Software
2 10 (7.81%) Web 2.0
3 7 (5.47%) Computer Science
4 5 (3.91%) Visualisation
5 4 (3.13%) Open Source
6 3 (2.34%) GIS
7 2 (1.56%) Clustering
7 2 (1.56%) Ontologies
8 1 (0.78%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 50 (39.06%) Linux
2 47 (36.72%) UNIX
3 19 (14.84%) Mac OS X
4 16 (12.50%) Solaris
5 15 (11.72%) Windows
6 8 (6.25%) HPUX
7 3 (2.34%) Oracle Linux
8 1 (0.78%) Android
8 1 (0.78%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (31.25%) OO
2 35 (27.34%) Web Development
3 34 (26.56%) Agile Software Development
4 29 (22.66%) TDD
5 27 (21.09%) MVC
6 19 (14.84%) Scrum
7 16 (12.50%) Content Management
8 14 (10.94%) RUP
9 13 (10.16%) RAD
9 13 (10.16%) Unit Testing
10 12 (9.38%) E-Commerce
10 12 (9.38%) UML
10 12 (9.38%) SOA
11 9 (7.03%) Waterfall
11 9 (7.03%) Responsive Web Design
12 8 (6.25%) Validation
12 8 (6.25%) Software Engineering
13 7 (5.47%) Configuration Management
14 6 (4.69%) Web Design
14 6 (4.69%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 128 (100.00%) Java
2 73 (57.03%) SQL
3 57 (44.53%) JavaScript
4 33 (25.78%) PL/SQL
5 8 (6.25%) XPath
6 7 (5.47%) T-SQL
7 6 (4.69%) Perl
8 3 (2.34%) Bash Shell
9 2 (1.56%) SPARQL
9 2 (1.56%) PHP
9 2 (1.56%) Python
10 1 (0.78%) Groovy
10 1 (0.78%) FQL
10 1 (0.78%) Clojure
Qualifications
1 13 (10.16%) Degree
2 11 (8.59%) Security Cleared
3 10 (7.81%) Sun Certification
4 7 (5.47%) SC Cleared
5 1 (0.78%) CTC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.56%) QA
1 2 (1.56%) SNOMED CT
2 1 (0.78%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (1.56%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (0.78%) HP Quality Center
1 1 (0.78%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 58 (45.31%) Oracle
2 38 (29.69%) JBoss
3 15 (11.72%) IBM
4 14 (10.94%) Sun
5 11 (8.59%) Sybase
6 9 (7.03%) FatWire
7 8 (6.25%) Interwoven
8 4 (3.13%) BEA
8 4 (3.13%) Adobe
9 3 (2.34%) ATG
9 3 (2.34%) Blue Martini
9 3 (2.34%) Atlassian
9 3 (2.34%) Elastic Path
10 2 (1.56%) Microsoft
11 1 (0.78%) HP
11 1 (0.78%) Business Objects
11 1 (0.78%) Vignette
11 1 (0.78%) hybris
11 1 (0.78%) VocaLink
11 1 (0.78%) Facebook
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