The table below looks at the statistics for Java skills in IT contracts advertised for the East of England region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Java over the 3 months to 16 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
16 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Java
England / East of England
Rank 5 12 18
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +6
Contract jobs citing Java 304 203 201
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 14.26% 8.82% 7.83%
As % of the Programming Languages category 35.23% 24.34% 22.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 202 126 130
Median daily rate £400 £413 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.03% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £340 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £528 £550 £578
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £413 £400
% change year-on-year
+3.03% +3.12%
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 9 3
Median hourly rate £36.00 £42.50 £35.18
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-15.29% +20.82%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.25 £42.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year
-5.29% +13.33%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in contract jobs advertised in the East of England region.

Programming Languages Category
East of England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
863 834 909
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 40.48% 36.23% 35.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 514 496 541
Median daily rate £375 £375 £375
90% offered a daily rate of more than £258 £275 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 70 84 61
Median hourly rate £40.50 £41.50 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.40% +3.75%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.50 £36.50 £26.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £50.78 £43.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.00 £39.00 £35.18
% change year-on-year
+5.12% +10.87%

Java
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

The demand trend of contract jobs across the East of England region citing Java as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Programming Languages category.

Java Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

Java
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 across the East of England region.

Java Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

Java
Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Java across the East of England region over the 3 months to 16 January 2017.

Java Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

Java
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 across the East of England region.

Java Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

Java
Hourly Rate Histogram in the East of England

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Java across the East of England region over the 3 months to 16 January 2017.

Java Hourly Rate Histogram in the East of England

Java
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 within the East of England region over the 3 months to 16 January 2017. 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 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
Essex +4 94 £375 -16.66% 11
Hertfordshire +30 79 £475 +11.76% 30
Cambridgeshire -1 69 £350 -6.66% 64
Suffolk +4 31 £400 -15.78% 5
Bedfordshire +26 26 £375 -34.78% 7
Norfolk -6 6 £458 +7.76% 6
Java
England

Java
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 16 January 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Java also mentioned the following 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 with a requirement for Java.

1 308 (55.00%) Agile Software Development
2 155 (27.68%) TDD
3 129 (23.04%) SQL
4 118 (21.07%) JavaScript
5 113 (20.18%) Web Services
6 111 (19.82%) Oracle
7 105 (18.75%) Spring
8 103 (18.39%) J2EE
9 102 (18.21%) HTML
10 100 (17.86%) Linux
11 99 (17.68%) Finance
11 99 (17.68%) BDD
11 99 (17.68%) Jenkins
12 97 (17.32%) Continuous Integration
13 91 (16.25%) Scrum
14 90 (16.07%) Git (software)
15 81 (14.46%) E-Commerce
16 80 (14.29%) Python
17 77 (13.75%) OO
18 74 (13.21%) Selenium
18 74 (13.21%) DevOps
19 71 (12.68%) Unix
20 69 (12.32%) Cucumber
21 68 (12.14%) Open Source
22 67 (11.96%) Software Engineering
23 63 (11.25%) RESTful
24 61 (10.89%) Maven
24 61 (10.89%) JSON
24 61 (10.89%) JIRA
25 60 (10.71%) Tomcat

Java
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 60 (10.71%) Tomcat
2 44 (7.86%) Apache
3 36 (6.43%) WebLogic
4 35 (6.25%) WebSphere
5 25 (4.46%) Adobe Experience Manager
6 22 (3.93%) Apache Spark
6 22 (3.93%) JBoss
7 21 (3.75%) Confluence
8 12 (2.14%) Drupal
8 12 (2.14%) WebSphere Application Server
9 8 (1.43%) Apache Pig
9 8 (1.43%) CMS
9 8 (1.43%) nginx
9 8 (1.43%) SharePoint
10 7 (1.25%) Elasticsearch
10 7 (1.25%) IIS
11 6 (1.07%) Apache ServiceMix
11 6 (1.07%) Oracle SOA Suite
12 5 (0.89%) Cloud Foundry
12 5 (0.89%) GlassFish
Applications
1 10 (1.79%) MS Excel
2 7 (1.25%) MS Office
3 3 (0.54%) MS PowerPoint
3 3 (0.54%) Weka
4 1 (0.18%) Doxygen
4 1 (0.18%) MS Project
4 1 (0.18%) Windchill
Business Applications
1 25 (4.46%) Adobe Campaign
2 16 (2.86%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 13 (2.32%) Magento
4 12 (2.14%) Unica
5 11 (1.96%) Payment Gateway
6 6 (1.07%) Dynamics CRM
7 1 (0.18%) Oracle BPM
7 1 (0.18%) SAP SD
7 1 (0.18%) Teamcenter
7 1 (0.18%) Temenos T24
Cloud Services
1 27 (4.82%) Amazon AWS
2 16 (2.86%) Microsoft Azure
3 6 (1.07%) GitHub
3 6 (1.07%) IaaS
3 6 (1.07%) Office 365
4 4 (0.71%) Adobe Analytics
4 4 (0.71%) Oracle CX
4 4 (0.71%) PaaS
4 4 (0.71%) SaaS
5 3 (0.54%) Google Cloud Platform
6 2 (0.36%) Amazon EC2
6 2 (0.36%) Yammer
7 1 (0.18%) Cloud Computing
7 1 (0.18%) Google App Engine
Communications & Networking
1 25 (4.46%) Firewall
2 21 (3.75%) TCP/IP
3 18 (3.21%) Internet
4 16 (2.86%) HTTP
5 14 (2.50%) SMS
5 14 (2.50%) SSL
6 10 (1.79%) DNS
7 9 (1.61%) LDAP
7 9 (1.61%) Network Security
8 7 (1.25%) DHCP
9 5 (0.89%) FTP
9 5 (0.89%) IPv4
10 3 (0.54%) BIG-IP
10 3 (0.54%) Ethernet
10 3 (0.54%) Intranet
11 2 (0.36%) Skype
11 2 (0.36%) VoIP
11 2 (0.36%) VPN
12 1 (0.18%) SAN
12 1 (0.18%) Telnet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 45 (8.04%) Relational Database
2 35 (6.25%) NoSQL
3 34 (6.07%) Big Data
3 34 (6.07%) MySQL
4 32 (5.71%) PostgreSQL
5 27 (4.82%) Oracle Database
6 26 (4.64%) MongoDB
7 24 (4.29%) SQL Server
8 17 (3.04%) Hadoop
9 16 (2.86%) DB2
10 13 (2.32%) RDBMS
11 12 (2.14%) Apache Cassandra
11 12 (2.14%) BusinessObjects
12 11 (1.96%) HBase
13 9 (1.61%) Apache Hive
13 9 (1.61%) Oracle Database 10g
14 8 (1.43%) Oracle Database 12c
15 6 (1.07%) Oracle Reports
16 5 (0.89%) DbVisualizer
17 4 (0.71%) IBM InfoSphere
Development Applications
1 99 (17.68%) Jenkins
2 90 (16.07%) Git (software)
3 74 (13.21%) Selenium
4 69 (12.32%) Cucumber
5 61 (10.89%) JIRA
5 61 (10.89%) Maven
6 54 (9.64%) JUnit
7 51 (9.11%) Ant
8 46 (8.21%) WebDriver
9 42 (7.50%) SoapUI
10 39 (6.96%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 37 (6.61%) JBehave
12 24 (4.29%) Eclipse
12 24 (4.29%) Subversion
13 21 (3.75%) Gradle
14 20 (3.57%) TeamCity
15 18 (3.21%) Appium
16 12 (2.14%) Mockito
17 11 (1.96%) Android Studio
18 10 (1.79%) Calabash
General
1 99 (17.68%) Finance
2 38 (6.79%) Marketing
3 36 (6.43%) Retail
4 31 (5.54%) Manufacturing
4 31 (5.54%) Telecoms
5 17 (3.04%) Banking
6 16 (2.86%) Electronics
7 14 (2.50%) Legal
8 8 (1.43%) Back Office
9 6 (1.07%) Games
10 5 (0.89%) Automotive
10 5 (0.89%) Military
10 5 (0.89%) Pharmaceutical
11 2 (0.36%) Aerospace
11 2 (0.36%) Dutch Language
11 2 (0.36%) German Language
11 2 (0.36%) Spanish Language
12 1 (0.18%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 306 (54.64%) Developer
2 191 (34.11%) Java Developer
3 66 (11.79%) Architect
4 56 (10.00%) Senior Developer
5 46 (8.21%) Senior Java Developer
6 37 (6.61%) Agile Developer
6 37 (6.61%) Agile Java Developer
7 32 (5.71%) Java Engineer
8 28 (5.00%) Analyst
8 28 (5.00%) Android Developer
8 28 (5.00%) Solutions Architect
9 24 (4.29%) Tester
10 22 (3.93%) Automation Tester
11 20 (3.57%) DevOps Engineer
11 20 (3.57%) Senior Agile Developer
11 20 (3.57%) Senior Agile Java Developer
12 19 (3.39%) Java Software Developer
12 19 (3.39%) Test Analyst
13 18 (3.21%) Software Engineer
14 17 (3.04%) Java Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 113 (20.18%) Web Services
2 105 (18.75%) Spring
3 103 (18.39%) J2EE
4 102 (18.21%) HTML
5 63 (11.25%) RESTful
6 61 (10.89%) JSON
7 59 (10.54%) .NET
7 59 (10.54%) XML
8 53 (9.46%) Hibernate
9 51 (9.11%) CSS
10 46 (8.21%) REST
11 39 (6.96%) AngularJS
12 34 (6.07%) jQuery
13 33 (5.89%) HTML5
14 31 (5.54%) JSP
15 30 (5.36%) SOAP
16 26 (4.64%) Gherkin
16 26 (4.64%) Java EE
17 23 (4.11%) Ajax
17 23 (4.11%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 36 (6.43%) Analytical Skills
2 27 (4.82%) Data Structures
3 24 (4.29%) Mobile App
4 20 (3.57%) Algorithms
4 20 (3.57%) Computer Science
5 18 (3.21%) Virtual Team
6 17 (3.04%) Social Media
7 12 (2.14%) Client/Server
7 12 (2.14%) Enterprise Software
8 8 (1.43%) Digital Media
9 6 (1.07%) Clustering
9 6 (1.07%) User Experience
9 6 (1.07%) Visualisation
10 5 (0.89%) Animation
10 5 (0.89%) iPad
10 5 (0.89%) Mathematics
11 4 (0.71%) Biology
11 4 (0.71%) Statistics
12 3 (0.54%) Physics
12 3 (0.54%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 100 (17.86%) Linux
2 71 (12.68%) Unix
3 49 (8.75%) Android
4 36 (6.43%) Windows
5 26 (4.64%) Apple iOS
6 14 (2.50%) AIX
7 11 (1.96%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 10 (1.79%) Solaris
9 7 (1.25%) Windows Server 2008
10 4 (0.71%) Windows 7
11 3 (0.54%) CentOS
11 3 (0.54%) Fedora
11 3 (0.54%) HPUX
12 2 (0.36%) Windows Server
12 2 (0.36%) Windows Server 2012
12 2 (0.36%) Windows Vista
13 1 (0.18%) Mac OS X
13 1 (0.18%) Ubuntu
13 1 (0.18%) Windows 10
13 1 (0.18%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 308 (55.00%) Agile Software Development
2 155 (27.68%) TDD
3 99 (17.68%) BDD
4 97 (17.32%) Continuous Integration
5 91 (16.25%) Scrum
6 81 (14.46%) E-Commerce
7 77 (13.75%) OO
8 74 (13.21%) DevOps
9 68 (12.14%) Open Source
10 67 (11.96%) Software Engineering
11 53 (9.46%) Continuous Delivery
11 53 (9.46%) SOA
12 42 (7.50%) ATDD
13 41 (7.32%) Test Automation
14 38 (6.79%) Mentoring
15 36 (6.43%) Web Development
16 34 (6.07%) Android Development
16 34 (6.07%) Automated Testing
16 34 (6.07%) Digital Marketing
17 31 (5.54%) Kanban
Programming Languages
1 129 (23.04%) SQL
2 118 (21.07%) JavaScript
3 80 (14.29%) Python
4 51 (9.11%) PHP
5 47 (8.39%) C#
6 46 (8.21%) Ruby
7 33 (5.89%) Perl
8 32 (5.71%) C++
9 31 (5.54%) PL/SQL
10 29 (5.18%) Shell Script
11 19 (3.39%) Scala
12 17 (3.04%) Go
13 16 (2.86%) Groovy
14 15 (2.68%) Clojure
15 14 (2.50%) Bash Shell
15 14 (2.50%) Rust
16 13 (2.32%) C
17 12 (2.14%) XPath
18 8 (1.43%) F#
18 8 (1.43%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 24 (4.29%) Security Cleared
2 21 (3.75%) Degree
3 10 (1.79%) DV Cleared
3 10 (1.79%) SC Cleared
4 7 (1.25%) Sun Certification
5 4 (0.71%) ISEB
6 3 (0.54%) ISTQB
7 2 (0.36%) PhD
7 2 (0.36%) RHCE
8 1 (0.18%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 49 (8.75%) QA
2 11 (1.96%) SDET
3 8 (1.43%) SLA
4 3 (0.54%) JSP 440
5 2 (0.36%) SEPA
6 1 (0.18%) CDISC
6 1 (0.18%) Disclosure Scotland
6 1 (0.18%) HL7
6 1 (0.18%) MISRA
6 1 (0.18%) MISRA C
System Software
1 20 (3.57%) VMware Infrastructure
2 13 (2.32%) Docker
3 8 (1.43%) Active Directory
4 6 (1.07%) Oracle RAC
5 5 (0.89%) Virtual Machines
5 5 (0.89%) Virtual Servers
6 4 (0.71%) Apache Flume
6 4 (0.71%) FreeRADIUS
7 3 (0.54%) HDFS
7 3 (0.54%) Microsoft App-V
8 1 (0.18%) Cygwin
8 1 (0.18%) Hyper-V
8 1 (0.18%) Time Sharing Option
8 1 (0.18%) Xen
Systems Management
1 40 (7.14%) Ansible
2 39 (6.96%) Puppet
3 33 (5.89%) Opscode Chef
4 10 (1.79%) Tivoli
5 6 (1.07%) Kibana
6 5 (0.89%) Nagios
7 4 (0.71%) Hadoop YARN
8 3 (0.54%) OpenView
8 3 (0.54%) SCCM
9 2 (0.36%) Grafana
9 2 (0.36%) Salt
10 1 (0.18%) EMC NetWorker
10 1 (0.18%) HAProxy
10 1 (0.18%) Packer
10 1 (0.18%) Terraform
10 1 (0.18%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 111 (19.82%) Oracle
2 51 (9.11%) IBM
3 46 (8.21%) Adobe
4 36 (6.43%) Microsoft
5 29 (5.18%) hybris
6 20 (3.57%) VMware
7 19 (3.39%) SAP
8 13 (2.32%) Google
8 13 (2.32%) Red Hat
8 13 (2.32%) Sun
9 11 (1.96%) Atlassian
10 8 (1.43%) Cloudera
11 7 (1.25%) BEA
11 7 (1.25%) Cisco
11 7 (1.25%) HP
12 6 (1.07%) WSO2
13 5 (0.89%) webMethods
14 4 (0.71%) Hortonworks
15 3 (0.54%) Elastic Path
15 3 (0.54%) F5
Welwyn Garden City, Hertfordshire
Total Recruitment Specialists Limited / TRG / Total recruitment group
Rate: £500 - £550 Per Day
Posted: 6 hours ago
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Total Recruitment Specialists Limited / TRG / Total recruitment group
Rate: £500 - £550 Per Day
Posted: 4 hours ago
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
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Rate: £550 - £560 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Stevenage, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Rate: £300.00 - £400.00 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Welwyn Garden City, Hertfordshire
Staffworx Ltd
Rate: market rates, 6 months contract
Posted: 3 days ago
Brentwood, Essex
X4 Group
Rate: £35 - 40 per hour
Posted: 5 days ago
Hertfordshire
Oliver Bernard
Rate: £525 - £550 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Robert Half
Rate: £300 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Cambridgeshire
Coded People
Rate: £200 - £250 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Novate IT Ltd
Rate: £300 - £350 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Hertfordshire
Oliver Bernard
Rate: £525 - £575 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Peterborough, Cambridgeshire
Experis Ltd
Rate: £350.00 - £500.00 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Essex
People Source Consulting
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
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Experis Ltd
Rate: £250.00 - £300.00 per day
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DCV Technologies
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