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 16 September 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
16 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java Developer
Rank 65 99 57
Rank change year-on-year
+34 -42
Contract jobs requiring a Java Developer 102 25 99
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 3.29% 1.06% 3.19%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.51% 1.13% 3.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 76 10 59
Average daily rate
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£439 £386 £413
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.81% -6.54%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £289 £310
10% offered a daily rate of more than £496 £428 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 9 2
Average hourly rate - £41.00 £37.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +10.06%
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
2906 2209 2943
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 93.62% 93.44% 94.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 1741 1092 1476
Average daily rate £375 £360 £340
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.16% +5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £208 £200 £190
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £358 £350 £342
% change year-on-year
+2.14% +2.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 230 213 323
Average hourly rate £17.50 £16.00 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+9.37% -36.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.50 £11.02
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.08 £43.50 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year
- -8.33%

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 16 September 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 16 September 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 +34 65 £460 +27.60% 6
Hertfordshire -7 23 £391 -2.18% 12
Cambridgeshire +6 11 £450 +10.76% 11
Bedfordshire -17 2 £280 +1.81% 1
Norfolk - 1 - - 1
Suffolk - - - - 4
Java Developer
England

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

For the 6 months to 16 September 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.

1 149 (100.00%) Java
2 101 (67.79%) Spring
3 84 (56.38%) SQL
4 83 (55.70%) Hibernate
5 73 (48.99%) HTML
6 71 (47.65%) Oracle
7 69 (46.31%) Relational Database
8 67 (44.97%) XML
9 66 (44.30%) UNIX
9 66 (44.30%) Linux
10 65 (43.62%) Agile Software Development
11 61 (40.94%) J2EE
12 60 (40.27%) JavaScript
13 59 (39.60%) CSS
14 52 (34.90%) MySQL
15 50 (33.56%) JBoss
16 47 (31.54%) MVC
17 46 (30.87%) OO
17 46 (30.87%) Web Development
18 44 (29.53%) PL/SQL
18 44 (29.53%) Web Services
19 41 (27.52%) Spring MVC
20 39 (26.17%) Struts
21 36 (24.16%) LDAP
22 33 (22.15%) Mac OS X
22 33 (22.15%) JAAS
23 32 (21.48%) Eclipse
23 32 (21.48%) JSP
23 32 (21.48%) REST
24 30 (20.13%) Finance

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

For the 6 months to 16 September 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 25 (16.78%) WebLogic
2 20 (13.42%) WebSphere
3 19 (12.75%) Tomcat
4 14 (9.40%) Apache
5 10 (6.71%) CMS
5 10 (6.71%) Adobe CQ
6 7 (4.70%) WebSphere Application Server
6 7 (4.70%) MQSeries
7 2 (1.34%) Documentum
7 2 (1.34%) WebLogic Portal
7 2 (1.34%) Apache ServiceMix
7 2 (1.34%) Liferay
7 2 (1.34%) Oracle Workflow
8 1 (0.67%) GlassFish
8 1 (0.67%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (0.67%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (2.01%) Oracle Payables
2 2 (1.34%) Tridion
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.67%) SaaS
1 1 (0.67%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 36 (24.16%) LDAP
2 20 (13.42%) HTTP
3 11 (7.38%) Internet
4 4 (2.68%) Kerberos
5 3 (2.01%) Intranet
5 3 (2.01%) Extranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 69 (46.31%) Relational Database
2 52 (34.90%) MySQL
3 28 (18.79%) MariaDB
4 26 (17.45%) SQL Server
5 17 (11.41%) RDBMS
6 12 (8.05%) MongoDB
6 12 (8.05%) Neo4j
7 7 (4.70%) JasperReports
8 6 (4.03%) NoSQL
8 6 (4.03%) DB2
8 6 (4.03%) Oracle Database
9 5 (3.36%) Crystal Reports
9 5 (3.36%) DTS
9 5 (3.36%) SQL Server 2008
10 4 (2.68%) SQL Server 2005
10 4 (2.68%) Oracle Database 10g
11 3 (2.01%) PostgreSQL
11 3 (2.01%) Sybase ASE
12 2 (1.34%) Oracle Reports
12 2 (1.34%) Triplestore
Development Applications
1 32 (21.48%) Eclipse
2 27 (18.12%) Maven
3 25 (16.78%) JUnit
4 22 (14.77%) Ant
4 22 (14.77%) Git (software)
5 21 (14.09%) Subversion
6 10 (6.71%) Selenium
7 7 (4.70%) Log4j
7 7 (4.70%) Jenkins
8 6 (4.03%) JIRA
9 5 (3.36%) Mockito
9 5 (3.36%) IntelliJ
10 4 (2.68%) MyEclipse
11 2 (1.34%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
12 1 (0.67%) WebLogic Workshop
12 1 (0.67%) JMeter
12 1 (0.67%) Bugzilla
12 1 (0.67%) SoapUI
12 1 (0.67%) Gradle
General
1 30 (20.13%) Finance
2 8 (5.37%) Manufacturing
2 8 (5.37%) Marketing
3 7 (4.70%) Retail
4 4 (2.68%) Legal
5 3 (2.01%) Automotive
6 2 (1.34%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 101 (67.79%) Spring
2 83 (55.70%) Hibernate
3 73 (48.99%) HTML
4 67 (44.97%) XML
5 61 (40.94%) J2EE
6 59 (39.60%) CSS
7 44 (29.53%) Web Services
8 41 (27.52%) Spring MVC
9 39 (26.17%) Struts
10 33 (22.15%) JAAS
11 32 (21.48%) JSP
11 32 (21.48%) REST
12 29 (19.46%) JPA
13 28 (18.79%) Ajax
14 23 (15.44%) Java EE
15 21 (14.09%) jQuery
16 17 (11.41%) SOAP
17 15 (10.07%) XSLT
17 15 (10.07%) JSF
18 13 (8.72%) Servlets
Miscellaneous
1 29 (19.46%) Enterprise Software
2 9 (6.04%) Web 2.0
3 7 (4.70%) N-Tier
3 7 (4.70%) Computer Science
4 6 (4.03%) Visualisation
4 6 (4.03%) User Experience
5 5 (3.36%) Open Source
6 4 (2.68%) GIS
7 2 (1.34%) Clustering
7 2 (1.34%) Ontologies
8 1 (0.67%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 66 (44.30%) UNIX
1 66 (44.30%) Linux
2 33 (22.15%) Mac OS X
3 15 (10.07%) Windows
3 15 (10.07%) Solaris
4 7 (4.70%) HPUX
5 3 (2.01%) Oracle Linux
6 2 (1.34%) Mac OS
7 1 (0.67%) Apple iOS
7 1 (0.67%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 65 (43.62%) Agile Software Development
2 47 (31.54%) MVC
3 46 (30.87%) Web Development
3 46 (30.87%) OO
4 28 (18.79%) TDD
4 28 (18.79%) Scrum
5 21 (14.09%) UML
6 18 (12.08%) Responsive Web Design
7 16 (10.74%) Mentoring
7 16 (10.74%) Waterfall
8 15 (10.07%) RUP
8 15 (10.07%) Configuration Management
8 15 (10.07%) Web Design
8 15 (10.07%) Content Management
9 14 (9.40%) Unit Testing
10 12 (8.05%) SOA
10 12 (8.05%) RAD
11 10 (6.71%) E-Commerce
12 8 (5.37%) Software Engineering
12 8 (5.37%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 149 (100.00%) Java
2 84 (56.38%) SQL
3 60 (40.27%) JavaScript
4 44 (29.53%) PL/SQL
5 7 (4.70%) XPath
6 6 (4.03%) T-SQL
7 5 (3.36%) Perl
8 2 (1.34%) SPARQL
8 2 (1.34%) Bash Shell
9 1 (0.67%) FQL
Qualifications
1 13 (8.72%) Security Cleared
2 12 (8.05%) Degree
3 10 (6.71%) Sun Certification
4 8 (5.37%) SC Cleared
5 2 (1.34%) CTC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.34%) QA
1 2 (1.34%) SNOMED CT
2 1 (0.67%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (1.34%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (0.67%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 71 (47.65%) Oracle
2 50 (33.56%) JBoss
3 14 (9.40%) IBM
3 14 (9.40%) Sun
4 10 (6.71%) Sybase
4 10 (6.71%) FatWire
5 7 (4.70%) Interwoven
6 5 (3.36%) Adobe
7 4 (2.68%) BEA
8 3 (2.01%) Atlassian
9 2 (1.34%) Elastic Path
9 2 (1.34%) ATG
9 2 (1.34%) Blue Martini
9 2 (1.34%) Microsoft
10 1 (0.67%) HP
10 1 (0.67%) Business Objects
10 1 (0.67%) Vignette
10 1 (0.67%) Google
10 1 (0.67%) hybris
10 1 (0.67%) VocaLink
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Rate: £400 - £450 per day
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