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 24 February 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
24 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Java
Suffolk / Ipswich
Rank 8 13 10
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -3
Contract jobs citing Java 18 4 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Ipswich 11.76% 4.40% 10.87%
As % of the Programming Languages category 40.91% 22.22% 28.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 2 11
Median daily rate £375 £380 £376
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.31% +1.19%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £364 £375
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £396 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £405 £400
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.50 £42.25 £36.40
% change year-on-year
-4.14% +16.07%

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
44 18 52
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Ipswich 28.76% 19.78% 37.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 30 10 40
Median daily rate £400 £338 £376
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.51% -10.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £284 £284 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £483 £440 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Median hourly rate £11.60 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.50 £40.00 £35.50
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +12.67%

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
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 24 February 2017.

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 24 February 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 Ipswich region with a requirement for Java.

1 23 (63.89%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (47.22%) Spring
3 15 (41.67%) HTML
3 15 (41.67%) Relational Database
4 14 (38.89%) AngularJS
5 12 (33.33%) JavaScript
5 12 (33.33%) Web Services
5 12 (33.33%) Client/Server
5 12 (33.33%) Software Engineering
5 12 (33.33%) Hibernate
5 12 (33.33%) jQuery
6 10 (27.78%) HTML5
6 10 (27.78%) Ajax
6 10 (27.78%) CSS
7 9 (25.00%) SQL
7 9 (25.00%) RESTful
8 8 (22.22%) Java EE
9 7 (19.44%) D3.js
9 7 (19.44%) Oracle
9 7 (19.44%) JDBC
9 7 (19.44%) Front End Development
10 5 (13.89%) Git (software)
10 5 (13.89%) Big Data
10 5 (13.89%) CSS3
10 5 (13.89%) JSON
10 5 (13.89%) Network Security
10 5 (13.89%) Finance
10 5 (13.89%) Firewall
10 5 (13.89%) TDD
10 5 (13.89%) J2EE

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 4 (11.11%) Apache
1 4 (11.11%) Apache Spark
1 4 (11.11%) JBoss
1 4 (11.11%) Oracle Spatial
2 2 (5.56%) Alfresco
2 2 (5.56%) WebLogic
2 2 (5.56%) WebSphere
3 1 (2.78%) Apache Pig
3 1 (2.78%) Confluence
3 1 (2.78%) Elasticsearch
3 1 (2.78%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.78%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (2.78%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 5 (13.89%) Firewall
1 5 (13.89%) IPv4
1 5 (13.89%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (41.67%) Relational Database
2 5 (13.89%) Big Data
3 4 (11.11%) HBase
4 3 (8.33%) NoSQL
4 3 (8.33%) PostgreSQL
4 3 (8.33%) RDBMS
5 2 (5.56%) Hadoop
6 1 (2.78%) Amazon DynamoDB
6 1 (2.78%) Apache Hive
6 1 (2.78%) MongoDB
6 1 (2.78%) Neo4j
6 1 (2.78%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 5 (13.89%) Eclipse
1 5 (13.89%) Git (software)
2 4 (11.11%) JUnit
3 2 (5.56%) EasyMock
3 2 (5.56%) Jasmine
3 2 (5.56%) Karma Test Runner
3 2 (5.56%) Maven
3 2 (5.56%) Selenium
3 2 (5.56%) Subversion
4 1 (2.78%) Cucumber
4 1 (2.78%) HP UFT
4 1 (2.78%) Hudson
4 1 (2.78%) JBehave
4 1 (2.78%) Jenkins
4 1 (2.78%) JIRA
4 1 (2.78%) Protractor
4 1 (2.78%) Redmine
4 1 (2.78%) Spock
General
1 5 (13.89%) Finance
2 4 (11.11%) Telecoms
3 2 (5.56%) Manufacturing
3 2 (5.56%) Retail
Job Titles
1 24 (66.67%) Developer
2 17 (47.22%) Java Developer
3 7 (19.44%) Architect
4 6 (16.67%) Java Engineer
5 5 (13.89%) Agile Developer
5 5 (13.89%) Agile Java Developer
5 5 (13.89%) Senior Developer
5 5 (13.89%) Senior Java Developer
5 5 (13.89%) Solutions Architect
6 4 (11.11%) Angular Developer
6 4 (11.11%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
7 3 (8.33%) Applications Architect
7 3 (8.33%) Big Data Engineer
7 3 (8.33%) Cloud Engineer
7 3 (8.33%) Data Engineer
7 3 (8.33%) Java Architect
7 3 (8.33%) Oracle Developer
7 3 (8.33%) Senior Agile Developer
7 3 (8.33%) Senior Agile Java Developer
8 2 (5.56%) IPTV Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (47.22%) Spring
2 15 (41.67%) HTML
3 14 (38.89%) AngularJS
4 12 (33.33%) Hibernate
4 12 (33.33%) jQuery
4 12 (33.33%) Web Services
5 10 (27.78%) Ajax
5 10 (27.78%) CSS
5 10 (27.78%) HTML5
6 9 (25.00%) RESTful
7 8 (22.22%) Java EE
8 7 (19.44%) D3.js
8 7 (19.44%) JDBC
9 5 (13.89%) CSS3
9 5 (13.89%) J2EE
9 5 (13.89%) JSON
10 4 (11.11%) Kafka
11 3 (8.33%) Apache Camel
11 3 (8.33%) Spring MVC
12 2 (5.56%) JPA
Miscellaneous
1 12 (33.33%) Client/Server
2 2 (5.56%) IPTV
3 1 (2.78%) Computer Science
3 1 (2.78%) DataPower
3 1 (2.78%) Digital TV
3 1 (2.78%) Video on Demand
Operating Systems
1 4 (11.11%) Linux
2 3 (8.33%) Windows
3 1 (2.78%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (63.89%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (33.33%) Software Engineering
3 7 (19.44%) Front End Development
4 5 (13.89%) TDD
5 4 (11.11%) ETL
5 4 (11.11%) MVC
5 4 (11.11%) OO
5 4 (11.11%) Open Source
6 3 (8.33%) BDD
6 3 (8.33%) Continuous Integration
6 3 (8.33%) SOA
6 3 (8.33%) UML
7 2 (5.56%) Unit Testing
7 2 (5.56%) Workflow
8 1 (2.78%) Dependency Management
8 1 (2.78%) DevOps
8 1 (2.78%) Mentoring
8 1 (2.78%) Microservices
8 1 (2.78%) User Acceptance Testing
8 1 (2.78%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 12 (33.33%) JavaScript
2 9 (25.00%) SQL
3 3 (8.33%) Groovy
3 3 (8.33%) PL/SQL
4 1 (2.78%) Scala
Qualifications
1 3 (8.33%) Security Cleared
2 2 (5.56%) SC Cleared
3 1 (2.78%) Degree
3 1 (2.78%) Sun Certification
System Software
1 4 (11.11%) Active Directory
1 4 (11.11%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (2.78%) Apache Flume
2 1 (2.78%) HDFS
2 1 (2.78%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (2.78%) Kibana
Vendors
1 7 (19.44%) Oracle
2 4 (11.11%) Cloudera
2 4 (11.11%) VMware
3 3 (8.33%) Google