The table below looks at the statistics for Java skills in IT contracts advertised for the Ipswich region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Java over the 3 months to 1 September 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
1 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Java
Rank 9 19 -
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -
Contract jobs citing Java 17 8 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Ipswich 12.06% 6.20% -
As % of the Programming Languages category 32.08% 12.70% -
Number of daily rates quoted 14 4 0
Average daily rate
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£450 £331 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+35.84% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £35.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -6.66%
Java
Suffolk

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

Programming Languages Category
Ipswich
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
53 63 41
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Ipswich 37.59% 48.84% 51.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 38 49 33
Average daily rate £375 £375 £390
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -3.84%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £275 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £485 £481 £445
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 3
Average hourly rate - £37.50 £36.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +4.16%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.50 £35.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+10.00% +2.94%

Java
Jobs Demand Trend in Ipswich

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Java across the Ipswich region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

Java Jobs Demand Trend in Ipswich

Java
Daily Rate Trend in Ipswich

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Java across the Ipswich region.

Java Daily Rate Trend in Ipswich

Java
Daily Rate Histogram in Ipswich

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Java across the Ipswich region over the 3 months to 1 September 2015.

Java Daily Rate Histogram in Ipswich

Java
Hourly Rate Trend in Ipswich

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Java across the Ipswich region.

Java Hourly Rate Trend in Ipswich

Java
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Ipswich

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Ipswich region citing Java also 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 that cited Java.

1 19 (55.88%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (41.18%) Web Services
3 11 (32.35%) Scrum
4 10 (29.41%) JIRA
5 9 (26.47%) Jenkins
5 9 (26.47%) Cyber Security
5 9 (26.47%) Telecoms
6 8 (23.53%) Continuous Integration
7 7 (20.59%) RESTful
7 7 (20.59%) Spring
7 7 (20.59%) Big Data
7 7 (20.59%) XML
7 7 (20.59%) SOAP
8 6 (17.65%) Linux
8 6 (17.65%) UML
8 6 (17.65%) J2EE
8 6 (17.65%) MySQL
8 6 (17.65%) OOD
8 6 (17.65%) Apache CXF
8 6 (17.65%) REST
8 6 (17.65%) Visualisation
9 5 (14.71%) Confluence
9 5 (14.71%) Apache Hive
9 5 (14.71%) Kanban
9 5 (14.71%) Java EE
9 5 (14.71%) Atlassian
9 5 (14.71%) Unit Testing
9 5 (14.71%) GitHub
9 5 (14.71%) Gradle
9 5 (14.71%) User Stories

Java
Top Related IT Skills in Ipswich by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Ipswich region citing Java also 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 that cited Java. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 5 (14.71%) Confluence
2 3 (8.82%) Drupal
3 2 (5.88%) JBoss
3 2 (5.88%) Apache
3 2 (5.88%) Tomcat
3 2 (5.88%) Elasticsearch
3 2 (5.88%) Apache Spark
4 1 (2.94%) WebLogic
4 1 (2.94%) SharePoint
4 1 (2.94%) BizTalk Server
4 1 (2.94%) CMS
4 1 (2.94%) Jetty
4 1 (2.94%) Apache Pig
Business Applications
1 1 (2.94%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 5 (14.71%) GitHub
2 4 (11.76%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (20.59%) Big Data
2 6 (17.65%) MySQL
3 5 (14.71%) Apache Hive
4 4 (11.76%) NoSQL
4 4 (11.76%) Data Mining
5 3 (8.82%) Hadoop
6 2 (5.88%) Oracle Database
7 1 (2.94%) Relational Database
7 1 (2.94%) RDBMS
7 1 (2.94%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 1 (2.94%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 10 (29.41%) JIRA
2 9 (26.47%) Jenkins
3 5 (14.71%) Geb
3 5 (14.71%) Gradle
4 1 (2.94%) JUnit
4 1 (2.94%) Subversion
General
1 9 (26.47%) Telecoms
2 1 (2.94%) Games
Job Titles
1 25 (73.53%) Developer
2 17 (50.00%) Java Developer
3 7 (20.59%) Architect
4 5 (14.71%) Technical Architect
5 4 (11.76%) Solutions Architect
5 4 (11.76%) Java Technical Architect
5 4 (11.76%) Java Architect
6 3 (8.82%) Java Engineer
7 2 (5.88%) Technical Solutions Architect
7 2 (5.88%) Systems Test Engineer
7 2 (5.88%) Systems Engineer
7 2 (5.88%) Big Data Developer
7 2 (5.88%) Software Developer
7 2 (5.88%) Test Engineer
7 2 (5.88%) Integration Engineer
7 2 (5.88%) Systems Integration Engineer
8 1 (2.94%) Developer Analyst
8 1 (2.94%) Senior Applications Developer
8 1 (2.94%) J2EE Developer
8 1 (2.94%) Business Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (41.18%) Web Services
2 7 (20.59%) XML
2 7 (20.59%) SOAP
2 7 (20.59%) Spring
2 7 (20.59%) RESTful
3 6 (17.65%) REST
3 6 (17.65%) Apache CXF
3 6 (17.65%) J2EE
4 5 (14.71%) Java EE
4 5 (14.71%) Spring Boot
5 4 (11.76%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 4 (11.76%) jQuery
5 4 (11.76%) ActiveMQ
6 3 (8.82%) Apache Camel
7 2 (5.88%) Spark Streaming
7 2 (5.88%) .NET
7 2 (5.88%) Middleware
7 2 (5.88%) Hibernate
8 1 (2.94%) ASP.NET
8 1 (2.94%) JDBC
Miscellaneous
1 6 (17.65%) Visualisation
2 4 (11.76%) Client/Server
3 3 (8.82%) Management Information System
4 1 (2.94%) Computer Science
4 1 (2.94%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 6 (17.65%) Linux
2 4 (11.76%) Windows
3 2 (5.88%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (55.88%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (32.35%) Scrum
3 9 (26.47%) Cyber Security
4 8 (23.53%) Continuous Integration
5 6 (17.65%) OOD
5 6 (17.65%) UML
6 5 (14.71%) Kanban
6 5 (14.71%) Unit Testing
6 5 (14.71%) User Stories
7 4 (11.76%) DevOps
7 4 (11.76%) Web Design
7 4 (11.76%) Information Management
8 3 (8.82%) TDD
9 2 (5.88%) Software Testing
9 2 (5.88%) SDLC
10 1 (2.94%) API Development
10 1 (2.94%) Mentoring
10 1 (2.94%) Open Source
10 1 (2.94%) Time Management
10 1 (2.94%) Enterprise Architecture
Programming Languages
1 5 (14.71%) Perl
1 5 (14.71%) Python
2 4 (11.76%) SQL
3 2 (5.88%) Shell Script
3 2 (5.88%) Groovy
4 1 (2.94%) C#
4 1 (2.94%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 4 (11.76%) Security Cleared
2 2 (5.88%) SC Cleared
3 1 (2.94%) Sun Certification
3 1 (2.94%) Degree
System Software
1 4 (11.76%) Docker
Systems Management
1 4 (11.76%) OpenAM
2 2 (5.88%) Kibana
2 2 (5.88%) Check_MK
Vendors
1 5 (14.71%) Red Hat
1 5 (14.71%) Atlassian
2 4 (11.76%) ForgeRock
3 3 (8.82%) Oracle
Ipswich, Suffolk
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