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 28 April 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
28 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Java Developer
Rank 41 89 90
Rank change year-on-year
+48 +1
Contract jobs requiring a Java Developer 101 51 23
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 3.80% 1.67% 1.04%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.04% 1.79% 1.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 61 33 12
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£390 £363 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.58% -9.37%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £277 £328
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £514 £495
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 0 3
Average hourly rate £38.00 - £27.50
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £36.00 - £27.48
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.10 - £35.42
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.60 £38.75 £39.00
% change year-on-year
+4.77% -0.64%
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
2501 2845 2077
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 94.02% 92.91% 93.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 1389 1595 1050
Average daily rate £390 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £208 £215 £188
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 229 201 246
Average hourly rate £15.00 £21.50 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-30.23% -4.44%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.25 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £40.50 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.70 £17.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-4.57% -

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 28 April 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 28 April 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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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 69 £400 +10.34% 7
Hertfordshire -3 14 £375 -8.81% 9
Cambridgeshire - 13 £325 - 10
Suffolk +3 4 £425 +21.42% 7
Bedfordshire +1 1 £475 +79.24%
Java Developer
England

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

For the 6 months to 28 April 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.

1 160 (100.00%) Java
2 95 (59.38%) J2EE
3 89 (55.63%) HTML
4 80 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
5 73 (45.63%) SQL
6 71 (44.38%) XML
7 67 (41.88%) Web Services
8 60 (37.50%) JavaScript
9 57 (35.63%) Spring
10 53 (33.13%) HTML5
11 50 (31.25%) CSS
12 49 (30.63%) SOAP
12 49 (30.63%) TDD
13 47 (29.38%) Hibernate
14 46 (28.75%) UNIX
14 46 (28.75%) REST
15 43 (26.88%) Relational Database
16 41 (25.63%) Linux
17 40 (25.00%) TopLink
18 39 (24.38%) Ajax
19 34 (21.25%) Eclipse
20 30 (18.75%) OO
20 30 (18.75%) Scrum
21 28 (17.50%) WebSphere
22 27 (16.88%) Content Management
22 27 (16.88%) Solaris
22 27 (16.88%) SQL Server
23 26 (16.25%) Ant
23 26 (16.25%) Windows
23 26 (16.25%) IBM

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

For the 6 months to 28 April 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 28 (17.50%) WebSphere
2 20 (12.50%) WebLogic
3 14 (8.75%) JBoss
4 10 (6.25%) Elasticsearch
5 8 (5.00%) CMS
6 7 (4.38%) WebSphere Application Server
7 6 (3.75%) Tomcat
7 6 (3.75%) Confluence
8 5 (3.13%) Adobe Experience Manager
9 4 (2.50%) GlassFish
10 2 (1.25%) Mule
10 2 (1.25%) MQSeries
10 2 (1.25%) WebLogic Portal
11 1 (0.63%) Apache
11 1 (0.63%) IIS
11 1 (0.63%) Jetty
11 1 (0.63%) Node.js
Applications
1 3 (1.88%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.63%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 2 (1.25%) Tridion
1 2 (1.25%) Temenos T24
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.63%) Google Analytics
1 1 (0.63%) Amazon S3
1 1 (0.63%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (0.63%) PaaS
1 1 (0.63%) Amazon SQS
1 1 (0.63%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (5.00%) LDAP
1 8 (5.00%) HTTP
2 3 (1.88%) Internet
3 2 (1.25%) SSH
3 2 (1.25%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 43 (26.88%) Relational Database
2 27 (16.88%) SQL Server
3 13 (8.13%) MySQL
4 12 (7.50%) Oracle Database
4 12 (7.50%) Couchbase
5 8 (5.00%) MariaDB
6 6 (3.75%) NoSQL
6 6 (3.75%) RDBMS
7 5 (3.13%) MongoDB
8 4 (2.50%) Oracle Database 10g
8 4 (2.50%) DB2
9 2 (1.25%) Neo4j
Development Applications
1 34 (21.25%) Eclipse
2 26 (16.25%) Ant
3 20 (12.50%) JUnit
4 15 (9.38%) Maven
4 15 (9.38%) SoapUI
5 14 (8.75%) Jenkins
6 13 (8.13%) JIRA
7 12 (7.50%) Git (software)
8 10 (6.25%) Subversion
9 7 (4.38%) Cucumber
10 5 (3.13%) AccuRev
10 5 (3.13%) IntelliJ
11 4 (2.50%) JBehave
12 3 (1.88%) Selenium
13 2 (1.25%) Fiddler
13 2 (1.25%) Atlassian Bamboo
13 2 (1.25%) Visual Studio
13 2 (1.25%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
13 2 (1.25%) StyleCop
13 2 (1.25%) Log4j
General
1 19 (11.88%) Marketing
2 13 (8.13%) Finance
2 13 (8.13%) Manufacturing
3 7 (4.38%) Automotive
4 4 (2.50%) Retail
5 3 (1.88%) Banking
6 2 (1.25%) Telecoms
6 2 (1.25%) Games
6 2 (1.25%) Legal
7 1 (0.63%) Financial Institution
7 1 (0.63%) Back Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 95 (59.38%) J2EE
2 89 (55.63%) HTML
3 71 (44.38%) XML
4 67 (41.88%) Web Services
5 57 (35.63%) Spring
6 53 (33.13%) HTML5
7 50 (31.25%) CSS
8 49 (30.63%) SOAP
9 47 (29.38%) Hibernate
10 46 (28.75%) REST
11 40 (25.00%) TopLink
12 39 (24.38%) Ajax
13 24 (15.00%) XHTML
14 22 (13.75%) Struts
14 22 (13.75%) JSF
15 19 (11.88%) JSP
15 19 (11.88%) Spring MVC
15 19 (11.88%) JAX-RS
16 17 (10.63%) JAX-WS
17 16 (10.00%) JPA
Miscellaneous
1 9 (5.63%) Enterprise Software
2 7 (4.38%) Open Source
3 6 (3.75%) Clustering
4 5 (3.13%) Computer Science
5 4 (2.50%) Visualisation
5 4 (2.50%) Web 2.0
6 3 (1.88%) iSeries
7 2 (1.25%) Analytical Skills
8 1 (0.63%) Mobile App
8 1 (0.63%) User Experience
8 1 (0.63%) FMCG
8 1 (0.63%) Management Information System
8 1 (0.63%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 46 (28.75%) UNIX
2 41 (25.63%) Linux
3 27 (16.88%) Solaris
4 26 (16.25%) Windows
5 8 (5.00%) Mac OS X
6 2 (1.25%) HPUX
7 1 (0.63%) AIX
7 1 (0.63%) CentOS
7 1 (0.63%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 80 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 49 (30.63%) TDD
3 30 (18.75%) Scrum
3 30 (18.75%) OO
4 27 (16.88%) Content Management
5 20 (12.50%) MVC
6 19 (11.88%) SOA
7 18 (11.25%) Continuous Integration
8 17 (10.63%) Digital Marketing
9 16 (10.00%) User Stories
10 15 (9.38%) Use Case
10 15 (9.38%) Validation
11 14 (8.75%) B2C
11 14 (8.75%) RUP
12 11 (6.88%) Web Development
13 10 (6.25%) E-Commerce
14 8 (5.00%) BDD
15 7 (4.38%) DevOps
15 7 (4.38%) Pair Programming
16 6 (3.75%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 160 (100.00%) Java
2 73 (45.63%) SQL
3 60 (37.50%) JavaScript
4 13 (8.13%) PL/SQL
5 7 (4.38%) Perl
6 5 (3.13%) Python
6 5 (3.13%) Scala
7 3 (1.88%) Ruby
8 2 (1.25%) XPath
8 2 (1.25%) Bash Shell
9 1 (0.63%) Clojure
9 1 (0.63%) Shell Script
9 1 (0.63%) C++
Qualifications
1 8 (5.00%) Degree
2 3 (1.88%) Sun Certification
3 2 (1.25%) Security Cleared
4 1 (0.63%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.25%) SLA
2 1 (0.63%) Sarbanes-Oxley
Systems Management
1 4 (2.50%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (1.25%) Business Desktop Deployment
2 2 (1.25%) SCOM
3 1 (0.63%) Vagrant
3 1 (0.63%) OpenAM
Vendors
1 26 (16.25%) IBM
2 24 (15.00%) Oracle
3 9 (5.63%) FatWire
4 6 (3.75%) Google
4 6 (3.75%) Adobe
5 3 (1.88%) Atlassian
5 3 (1.88%) hybris
6 2 (1.25%) Splunk
6 2 (1.25%) Demandware
6 2 (1.25%) Elastic Path
6 2 (1.25%) ATG
6 2 (1.25%) Blue Martini
6 2 (1.25%) Intershop
6 2 (1.25%) Microsoft
6 2 (1.25%) Temenos
6 2 (1.25%) Interwoven
7 1 (0.63%) BEA
7 1 (0.63%) Red Hat
7 1 (0.63%) Sun
7 1 (0.63%) Omniture
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