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 4 December 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
4 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Java
Rank 7 5 7
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +2
Contract jobs citing Java 19 19 23
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Ipswich 13.57% 16.24% 13.94%
As % of the Programming Languages category 35.19% 46.34% 28.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 16 15
Median daily rate £425 £488 £401
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.86% +21.78%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £370 £400 £360
10% offered a daily rate of more than £506 £550 £458
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £425 £400
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £40.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
- +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
54 41 81
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Ipswich 38.57% 35.04% 49.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 38 23 63
Median daily rate £425 £475 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.52% +18.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £150 £300 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £557 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £11.10 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £38.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +10.00%

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 4 December 2016.

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 4 December 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 20 (52.63%) OO
2 17 (44.74%) Agile Software Development
3 16 (42.11%) Open Source
4 14 (36.84%) Apache Spark
4 14 (36.84%) Software Engineering
5 13 (34.21%) Apache
6 12 (31.58%) SQL
6 12 (31.58%) Big Data
7 11 (28.95%) Cloudera
7 11 (28.95%) Kafka
7 11 (28.95%) Spring
8 10 (26.32%) JSON
8 10 (26.32%) Linux
8 10 (26.32%) ETL
8 10 (26.32%) HBase
8 10 (26.32%) AngularJS
9 8 (21.05%) REST
9 8 (21.05%) SOAP
9 8 (21.05%) Web Services
9 8 (21.05%) CSS
10 6 (15.79%) HTML
10 6 (15.79%) OOA/OOD
10 6 (15.79%) Java EE
10 6 (15.79%) Scrum
10 6 (15.79%) KnockoutJS
10 6 (15.79%) Security Cleared
11 5 (13.16%) Hadoop
11 5 (13.16%) Front End Development
11 5 (13.16%) TDD
11 5 (13.16%) jQuery

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 14 (36.84%) Apache Spark
2 13 (34.21%) Apache
3 3 (7.89%) Elasticsearch
4 2 (5.26%) Alfresco
4 2 (5.26%) JBoss
4 2 (5.26%) WebSphere
5 1 (2.63%) Apache Pig
Communications & Networking
1 2 (5.26%) Firewall
1 2 (5.26%) IPv4
1 2 (5.26%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (31.58%) Big Data
2 10 (26.32%) HBase
3 5 (13.16%) Hadoop
4 4 (10.53%) Relational Database
5 3 (7.89%) NoSQL
6 2 (5.26%) PostgreSQL
6 2 (5.26%) RDBMS
7 1 (2.63%) Amazon DynamoDB
7 1 (2.63%) Apache Hive
7 1 (2.63%) MongoDB
7 1 (2.63%) Neo4j
Development Applications
1 5 (13.16%) Eclipse
2 4 (10.53%) Jenkins
2 4 (10.53%) Selenium
3 2 (5.26%) EasyMock
3 2 (5.26%) JUnit
General
1 4 (10.53%) Finance
1 4 (10.53%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 22 (57.89%) Developer
2 17 (44.74%) Java Developer
3 9 (23.68%) Agile Developer
3 9 (23.68%) Agile Java Developer
4 8 (21.05%) Big Data Engineer
5 5 (13.16%) Senior Developer
5 5 (13.16%) Senior Java Developer
5 5 (13.16%) Software Engineer
6 4 (10.53%) Architect
6 4 (10.53%) Hadoop Developer
6 4 (10.53%) Java Engineer
6 4 (10.53%) Test Engineer
7 3 (7.89%) Analyst Developer
7 3 (7.89%) Apache Spark Developer
7 3 (7.89%) Cloud Engineer
7 3 (7.89%) Data Engineer
7 3 (7.89%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
7 3 (7.89%) Java Hadoop Developer
7 3 (7.89%) Senior Agile Developer
7 3 (7.89%) Senior Agile Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (28.95%) Kafka
1 11 (28.95%) Spring
2 10 (26.32%) AngularJS
2 10 (26.32%) JSON
3 8 (21.05%) CSS
3 8 (21.05%) REST
3 8 (21.05%) SOAP
3 8 (21.05%) Web Services
4 6 (15.79%) HTML
4 6 (15.79%) Java EE
4 6 (15.79%) KnockoutJS
5 5 (13.16%) jQuery
6 4 (10.53%) CSS3
7 3 (7.89%) Ajax
7 3 (7.89%) Apache Camel
8 2 (5.26%) GWT
8 2 (5.26%) Hibernate
8 2 (5.26%) JSP
8 2 (5.26%) Servlets
8 2 (5.26%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 3 (7.89%) Telematics
2 2 (5.26%) Client/Server
3 1 (2.63%) DataPower
Operating Systems
1 10 (26.32%) Linux
2 2 (5.26%) Windows
3 1 (2.63%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (52.63%) OO
2 17 (44.74%) Agile Software Development
3 16 (42.11%) Open Source
4 14 (36.84%) Software Engineering
5 10 (26.32%) ETL
6 6 (15.79%) OOA/OOD
6 6 (15.79%) Scrum
7 5 (13.16%) Front End Development
7 5 (13.16%) TDD
8 4 (10.53%) Defect Management
8 4 (10.53%) Performance Testing
8 4 (10.53%) Test Automation
8 4 (10.53%) Test Planning
9 3 (7.89%) Business Intelligence
9 3 (7.89%) Performance Management
9 3 (7.89%) UML
10 2 (5.26%) Functional Testing
10 2 (5.26%) MVC
10 2 (5.26%) SOA
10 2 (5.26%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 12 (31.58%) SQL
2 4 (10.53%) Python
2 4 (10.53%) Shell Script
3 2 (5.26%) JavaScript
3 2 (5.26%) PL/SQL
4 1 (2.63%) Groovy
4 1 (2.63%) Scala
Qualifications
1 6 (15.79%) Security Cleared
2 2 (5.26%) SC Cleared
System Software
1 4 (10.53%) Apache Flume
2 3 (7.89%) HDFS
3 2 (5.26%) Active Directory
3 2 (5.26%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (7.89%) Kibana
Vendors
1 11 (28.95%) Cloudera
2 3 (7.89%) Hortonworks
3 2 (5.26%) Google
3 2 (5.26%) Oracle
3 2 (5.26%) VMware