The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the East of England region that had Java Software Developer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 29 July 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 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Java Software Developer
Rank 120 142 136
Rank change year-on-year
+22 -6
Contract jobs requiring a Java Software Developer 8 3 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 0.31% 0.096% 0.36%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.33% 0.10% 0.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 1 10
Median daily rate £480 £380 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+26.31% -1.93%
UK excluding London median daily rate £379 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+1.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £39.50 £35.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+12.85% +7.69%
Java Software 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
2430 2962 2882
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 95.33% 95.09% 94.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 1403 1801 1687
Median daily rate £388 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.33% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £185 £200 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 202 243 235
Median hourly rate £16.50 £19.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-13.15% +8.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £11.85 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £40.50 £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.16 £16.25
% change year-on-year
+2.10% -0.55%

Java Software Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

The demand trend of IT contracts across the East of England region that featured Java Software Developer in the job title.

Java Software Developer Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

Java Software 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 Software Developer across the East of England region.

Java Software Developer Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

Java Software 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 Software Developer across the East of England region.

Java Software Developer Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

Java Software 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 Software Developer within the East of England region over the 3 months to 29 July 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
Cambridgeshire +20 4 £480 +26.31% 2
Bedfordshire +5 3 - -
Hertfordshire - 1 - - 4
Java Software Developer
England

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

For the 6 months to 29 July 2016, Java Software 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 Software Developer in the job title.

1 9 (100.00%) Java
2 7 (77.78%) Python
3 6 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (44.44%) TDD
4 4 (44.44%) Ruby
4 4 (44.44%) Windows
4 4 (44.44%) Linux
4 4 (44.44%) C#
4 4 (44.44%) Continuous Integration
4 4 (44.44%) DV Cleared
4 4 (44.44%) Security Cleared
4 4 (44.44%) Jenkins
5 3 (33.33%) Unix
5 3 (33.33%) SoapUI
5 3 (33.33%) SpecFlow
5 3 (33.33%) ATDD
5 3 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
5 3 (33.33%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 3 (33.33%) TestNG
5 3 (33.33%) TeamCity
5 3 (33.33%) Hadoop
5 3 (33.33%) JBehave
5 3 (33.33%) WebDriver
5 3 (33.33%) Feature Driven Development
5 3 (33.33%) Test Automation
5 3 (33.33%) Cucumber
5 3 (33.33%) BDD
5 3 (33.33%) Defect Management
5 3 (33.33%) SDET
5 3 (33.33%) Continuous Delivery

Java Software 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 3 (33.33%) Apache
2 1 (11.11%) GlassFish
2 1 (11.11%) Tomcat
Communications & Networking
1 3 (33.33%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (33.33%) Hadoop
2 1 (11.11%) DB2
2 1 (11.11%) MySQL
2 1 (11.11%) NoSQL
2 1 (11.11%) Relational Database
2 1 (11.11%) SQL Server
2 1 (11.11%) Triplestore
Development Applications
1 4 (44.44%) Jenkins
2 3 (33.33%) Ant
2 3 (33.33%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 3 (33.33%) Cucumber
2 3 (33.33%) JBehave
2 3 (33.33%) JIRA
2 3 (33.33%) JUnit
2 3 (33.33%) Maven
2 3 (33.33%) Selenium
2 3 (33.33%) SoapUI
2 3 (33.33%) SpecFlow
2 3 (33.33%) TeamCity
2 3 (33.33%) TestNG
2 3 (33.33%) WebDriver
3 1 (11.11%) Git (software)
General
1 3 (33.33%) Military
2 2 (22.22%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (22.22%) JSON
1 2 (22.22%) Web Services
1 2 (22.22%) XML
2 1 (11.11%) .NET
2 1 (11.11%) Ajax
2 1 (11.11%) AngularJS
2 1 (11.11%) HTML
2 1 (11.11%) HTML5
2 1 (11.11%) jQuery
2 1 (11.11%) LESS
2 1 (11.11%) Natural Language Processing
2 1 (11.11%) Node.js
2 1 (11.11%) React
2 1 (11.11%) REST
2 1 (11.11%) RESTful
2 1 (11.11%) Sass
2 1 (11.11%) Spring
2 1 (11.11%) Twitter Bootstrap
2 1 (11.11%) XSD
2 1 (11.11%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 1 (11.11%) Algorithms
1 1 (11.11%) Ontologies
Operating Systems
1 4 (44.44%) Linux
1 4 (44.44%) Windows
2 3 (33.33%) Unix
3 1 (11.11%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (44.44%) Continuous Integration
2 4 (44.44%) TDD
3 3 (33.33%) ATDD
3 3 (33.33%) BDD
3 3 (33.33%) Continuous Delivery
3 3 (33.33%) Defect Management
3 3 (33.33%) E-Commerce
3 3 (33.33%) Feature Driven Development
3 3 (33.33%) Test Automation
4 1 (11.11%) API Development
4 1 (11.11%) API Testing
4 1 (11.11%) Machine Learning
4 1 (11.11%) RDF
4 1 (11.11%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 9 (100.00%) Java
2 7 (77.78%) Python
3 4 (44.44%) C#
3 4 (44.44%) Ruby
4 3 (33.33%) C++
4 3 (33.33%) Perl
4 3 (33.33%) Shell Script
5 2 (22.22%) PHP
5 2 (22.22%) SQL
6 1 (11.11%) JavaScript
6 1 (11.11%) MATLAB
6 1 (11.11%) R
6 1 (11.11%) XPath
6 1 (11.11%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 4 (44.44%) DV Cleared
1 4 (44.44%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (33.33%) QA
1 3 (33.33%) SDET
System Software
1 3 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (11.11%) Docker
Vendors
1 3 (33.33%) VMware
2 1 (11.11%) IBM
2 1 (11.11%) Microsoft
2 1 (11.11%) Oracle
2 1 (11.11%) Red Hat
2 1 (11.11%) Teradata