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 31 March 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
31 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Java Developer
Rank 48 81 84
Rank change year-on-year
+33 +3
Contract jobs requiring a Java Developer 92 58 34
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 3.45% 1.98% 1.45%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.66% 2.12% 1.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 55 39 12
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£390 £375 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.00% -6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £311 £333 £339
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £486 £495
UK excluding London average daily rate £379 £365 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.76% +4.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 0 4
Average hourly rate £37.00 - £29.25
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.10 - £27.49
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £38.60 - £35.48
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.00 £40.00 £38.20
% change year-on-year
-5.00% +4.71%
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
2516 2736 2186
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 94.37% 93.25% 93.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 1423 1530 1136
Average daily rate £400 £368 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.84% +5.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £210 £190
10% offered a daily rate of more than £538 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 238 218 241
Average hourly rate £16.50 £22.00 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-25.00% +15.78%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £11.00 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £45.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.70 £17.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-1.76% -2.85%

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 31 March 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
Hourly Rate Histogram in the East of England

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Java Developer across the East of England region over the 3 months to 31 March 2015.

Java Developer Hourly Rate Histogram 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 31 March 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 +26 57 £400 +6.66% 10
Hertfordshire +7 23 £375 -6.36% 6
Suffolk -1 6 £375 +7.14% 1
Cambridgeshire +3 2 £319 -22.72% 12
Bedfordshire -6 2 £373 -21.57% 1
Norfolk -2 1 - - 1
Java Developer
England

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

For the 6 months to 31 March 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
2 112 (62.92%) HTML
3 93 (52.25%) SQL
4 90 (50.56%) J2EE
5 80 (44.94%) Agile Software Development
6 79 (44.38%) XML
7 75 (42.13%) Spring
8 70 (39.33%) CSS
9 69 (38.76%) Web Services
10 68 (38.20%) UNIX
11 67 (37.64%) Hibernate
11 67 (37.64%) Relational Database
12 66 (37.08%) TDD
12 66 (37.08%) JavaScript
13 65 (36.52%) REST
14 64 (35.96%) Linux
15 50 (28.09%) HTML5
16 48 (26.97%) Oracle
17 43 (24.16%) SOAP
17 43 (24.16%) MVC
18 40 (22.47%) Spring MVC
19 37 (20.79%) Web Development
19 37 (20.79%) Eclipse
20 36 (20.22%) PL/SQL
21 35 (19.66%) MySQL
21 35 (19.66%) Mac OS X
22 34 (19.10%) Scrum
22 34 (19.10%) TopLink
22 34 (19.10%) JBoss
22 34 (19.10%) JAX-RS

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

For the 6 months to 31 March 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 34 (19.10%) JBoss
2 26 (14.61%) WebSphere
3 20 (11.24%) WebLogic
4 12 (6.74%) CMS
5 10 (5.62%) Elasticsearch
6 7 (3.93%) Tomcat
7 5 (2.81%) Confluence
8 4 (2.25%) Adobe CQ
9 3 (1.69%) WebSphere Application Server
9 3 (1.69%) Apache
10 1 (0.56%) IIS
10 1 (0.56%) WebLogic Portal
10 1 (0.56%) Node.js
10 1 (0.56%) Mule
10 1 (0.56%) Liferay
Applications
1 4 (2.25%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.56%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 4 (2.25%) Oracle Payables
2 2 (1.12%) Temenos T24
3 1 (0.56%) Google Analytics
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.56%) Amazon S3
1 1 (0.56%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (0.56%) PaaS
1 1 (0.56%) Amazon SQS
1 1 (0.56%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 28 (15.73%) LDAP
2 25 (14.04%) HTTP
3 2 (1.12%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 67 (37.64%) Relational Database
2 35 (19.66%) MySQL
3 28 (15.73%) MariaDB
4 23 (12.92%) SQL Server
5 19 (10.67%) MongoDB
6 15 (8.43%) Neo4j
7 14 (7.87%) Oracle Database
8 12 (6.74%) Couchbase
9 7 (3.93%) NoSQL
10 6 (3.37%) Oracle Database 10g
11 5 (2.81%) RDBMS
12 3 (1.69%) DB2
13 2 (1.12%) DTS
14 1 (0.56%) Oracle Reports
14 1 (0.56%) SQL Server 2005
14 1 (0.56%) BusinessObjects XI
14 1 (0.56%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 37 (20.79%) Eclipse
2 31 (17.42%) Ant
3 25 (14.04%) JUnit
4 19 (10.67%) Maven
5 18 (10.11%) Jenkins
6 16 (8.99%) Git (software)
6 16 (8.99%) SoapUI
7 12 (6.74%) JIRA
7 12 (6.74%) IntelliJ
8 10 (5.62%) Subversion
9 7 (3.93%) Cucumber
9 7 (3.93%) JBehave
10 4 (2.25%) Selenium
11 3 (1.69%) Mockito
12 2 (1.12%) SpecFlow
12 2 (1.12%) Fiddler
12 2 (1.12%) Atlassian Bamboo
12 2 (1.12%) Visual Studio
12 2 (1.12%) StyleCop
12 2 (1.12%) AccuRev
General
1 21 (11.80%) Marketing
2 14 (7.87%) Manufacturing
3 11 (6.18%) Finance
4 4 (2.25%) Retail
5 3 (1.69%) Automotive
5 3 (1.69%) Banking
6 2 (1.12%) Telecoms
7 1 (0.56%) Games
7 1 (0.56%) Legal
7 1 (0.56%) Financial Institution
7 1 (0.56%) Front Office
7 1 (0.56%) Back Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 112 (62.92%) HTML
2 90 (50.56%) J2EE
3 79 (44.38%) XML
4 75 (42.13%) Spring
5 70 (39.33%) CSS
6 69 (38.76%) Web Services
7 67 (37.64%) Hibernate
8 65 (36.52%) REST
9 50 (28.09%) HTML5
10 43 (24.16%) SOAP
11 40 (22.47%) Spring MVC
12 34 (19.10%) TopLink
12 34 (19.10%) JAX-RS
13 31 (17.42%) Ajax
14 29 (16.29%) JAAS
15 28 (15.73%) JPA
16 21 (11.80%) XHTML
17 20 (11.24%) Struts
17 20 (11.24%) JSF
18 17 (9.55%) JAX-WS
Miscellaneous
1 33 (18.54%) Enterprise Software
2 14 (7.87%) Visualisation
3 6 (3.37%) Open Source
4 5 (2.81%) Computer Science
4 5 (2.81%) Clustering
5 3 (1.69%) iSeries
6 2 (1.12%) User Experience
6 2 (1.12%) Web 2.0
7 1 (0.56%) N-Tier
7 1 (0.56%) LIMS
7 1 (0.56%) Management Information System
7 1 (0.56%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 68 (38.20%) UNIX
2 64 (35.96%) Linux
3 35 (19.66%) Mac OS X
4 25 (14.04%) Windows
5 23 (12.92%) Solaris
6 1 (0.56%) AIX
6 1 (0.56%) CentOS
6 1 (0.56%) Mac OS
6 1 (0.56%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 80 (44.94%) Agile Software Development
2 66 (37.08%) TDD
3 43 (24.16%) MVC
4 37 (20.79%) Web Development
5 34 (19.10%) Scrum
6 26 (14.61%) OO
7 25 (14.04%) Content Management
8 22 (12.36%) Web Design
8 22 (12.36%) Configuration Management
8 22 (12.36%) Responsive Web Design
9 18 (10.11%) User Stories
9 18 (10.11%) Validation
9 18 (10.11%) Use Case
9 18 (10.11%) Digital Marketing
10 17 (9.55%) RUP
11 16 (8.99%) Microservices
12 15 (8.43%) Continuous Integration
13 14 (7.87%) Mentoring
14 12 (6.74%) B2C
15 11 (6.18%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 178 (100.00%) Java
2 93 (52.25%) SQL
3 66 (37.08%) JavaScript
4 36 (20.22%) PL/SQL
5 4 (2.25%) Python
5 4 (2.25%) Scala
6 2 (1.12%) Ruby
7 1 (0.56%) Shell Script
7 1 (0.56%) C++
7 1 (0.56%) Perl
Qualifications
1 8 (4.49%) Degree
2 6 (3.37%) Security Cleared
3 3 (1.69%) Sun Certification
4 1 (0.56%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.12%) SLA
Systems Management
1 4 (2.25%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (1.12%) Business Desktop Deployment
2 2 (1.12%) SCOM
3 1 (0.56%) Vagrant
3 1 (0.56%) OpenAM
Vendors
1 48 (26.97%) Oracle
2 22 (12.36%) IBM
3 12 (6.74%) FatWire
4 8 (4.49%) Adobe
5 2 (1.12%) Temenos
5 2 (1.12%) Business Objects
5 2 (1.12%) Google
5 2 (1.12%) Atlassian
5 2 (1.12%) hybris
5 2 (1.12%) Splunk
6 1 (0.56%) Demandware
6 1 (0.56%) ForgeRock
6 1 (0.56%) Intershop
6 1 (0.56%) Omniture
6 1 (0.56%) Microsoft
6 1 (0.56%) BEA
6 1 (0.56%) Red Hat
6 1 (0.56%) Sun
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