The table below looks at the statistics for Java skills in IT contracts advertised for the Ipswich region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Java over the 3 months to 1 July 2016 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
1 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Java
Rank 13 6 21
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +15
Contract jobs citing Java 19 26 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Ipswich 10.22% 16.46% 7.35%
As % of the Programming Languages category 39.58% 48.15% 14.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 19 8
Median daily rate £650 £420 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+54.76% +40.00%
UK excluding London median daily rate £420 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £40.00 £37.00
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +8.12%
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
48 54 101
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Ipswich 25.81% 34.18% 49.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 35 79
Median daily rate £500 £408 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+22.69% +1.87%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £241 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 5
Median hourly rate - £19.00 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -24.00%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £37.45 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+0.13% +4.02%

Java
Jobs Demand Trend in Ipswich

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Ipswich region citing Java as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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
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 July 2016, 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 Ipswich region with a requirement for Java.

1 15 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (56.00%) SOAP
2 14 (56.00%) Web Services
2 14 (56.00%) REST
2 14 (56.00%) AngularJS
3 13 (52.00%) Open Source
3 13 (52.00%) OOA/OOD
3 13 (52.00%) OO
3 13 (52.00%) Scrum
4 12 (48.00%) KnockoutJS
5 9 (36.00%) Finance
6 8 (32.00%) Hadoop
6 8 (32.00%) Apache Spark
7 7 (28.00%) Apache
8 5 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
8 5 (20.00%) Telematics
8 5 (20.00%) Performance Management
8 5 (20.00%) Hortonworks
9 4 (16.00%) Big Data
9 4 (16.00%) Python
10 3 (12.00%) J2EE
10 3 (12.00%) Continuous Integration
10 3 (12.00%) Cloudera
10 3 (12.00%) Apache Hive
11 2 (8.00%) MapReduce
11 2 (8.00%) HBase
11 2 (8.00%) Impala
11 2 (8.00%) Cloudera CDH
11 2 (8.00%) HiveQL
11 2 (8.00%) Analytics

Java
Top Related IT Skills in Ipswich 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 8 (32.00%) Apache Spark
2 7 (28.00%) Apache
3 2 (8.00%) JBoss
3 2 (8.00%) Tomcat
4 1 (4.00%) Elasticsearch
4 1 (4.00%) GlassFish
4 1 (4.00%) Mule
4 1 (4.00%) Oracle Application Server
4 1 (4.00%) WebLogic
4 1 (4.00%) WebSphere
4 1 (4.00%) WebSphere Application Server
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.00%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.00%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (32.00%) Hadoop
2 4 (16.00%) Big Data
3 3 (12.00%) Apache Hive
4 2 (8.00%) Cloudera CDH
4 2 (8.00%) HBase
4 2 (8.00%) Impala
5 1 (4.00%) Data Mining
5 1 (4.00%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 1 (4.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (4.00%) Gradle
1 1 (4.00%) Jenkins
1 1 (4.00%) SoapUI
1 1 (4.00%) Subversion
General
1 9 (36.00%) Finance
2 2 (8.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 21 (84.00%) Developer
1 21 (84.00%) Java Developer
2 9 (36.00%) Agile Developer
2 9 (36.00%) Agile Java Developer
3 5 (20.00%) Analyst
3 5 (20.00%) Analyst Developer
3 5 (20.00%) Analyst Programmer
3 5 (20.00%) Apache Spark Developer
3 5 (20.00%) Developer Analyst
3 5 (20.00%) Hadoop Developer
3 5 (20.00%) Java Analyst Developer
3 5 (20.00%) Java Analyst Programmer
3 5 (20.00%) Java Hadoop Developer
3 5 (20.00%) Java Programmer
3 5 (20.00%) Programmer
4 1 (4.00%) Consultant
4 1 (4.00%) Data Consultant
4 1 (4.00%) Designer
4 1 (4.00%) Oracle Developer
4 1 (4.00%) WebLogic Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (56.00%) AngularJS
1 14 (56.00%) REST
1 14 (56.00%) SOAP
1 14 (56.00%) Web Services
2 12 (48.00%) KnockoutJS
3 3 (12.00%) J2EE
4 1 (4.00%) Java EE
4 1 (4.00%) Mason
4 1 (4.00%) Middleware
4 1 (4.00%) OAuth
4 1 (4.00%) OpenID
4 1 (4.00%) Oracle Fusion
4 1 (4.00%) SAML
4 1 (4.00%) Spark Streaming
4 1 (4.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (20.00%) Telematics
2 1 (4.00%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 1 (4.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (52.00%) OO
2 13 (52.00%) OOA/OOD
2 13 (52.00%) Open Source
2 13 (52.00%) Scrum
3 5 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
3 5 (20.00%) Performance Management
4 3 (12.00%) Continuous Integration
5 2 (8.00%) Analytics
5 2 (8.00%) MapReduce
5 2 (8.00%) Migration
5 2 (8.00%) Systems Analysis
6 1 (4.00%) CRM
6 1 (4.00%) Cybersecurity
6 1 (4.00%) ERP
6 1 (4.00%) Front End Development
6 1 (4.00%) Identity Management
6 1 (4.00%) Project Management
6 1 (4.00%) TDD
6 1 (4.00%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 4 (16.00%) Python
2 2 (8.00%) C++
2 2 (8.00%) HiveQL
2 2 (8.00%) JavaScript
3 1 (4.00%) Perl
3 1 (4.00%) PHP
3 1 (4.00%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 1 (4.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (4.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 1 (4.00%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (8.00%) Oozie
2 1 (4.00%) Check_MK
2 1 (4.00%) Kibana
Vendors
1 5 (20.00%) Hortonworks
2 3 (12.00%) Cloudera
3 2 (8.00%) Oracle
4 1 (4.00%) IBM
4 1 (4.00%) MuleSoft