The table below looks at the statistics for Java skills in IT contracts advertised for the Norfolk region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Java over the 3 months to 13 February 2016 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
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Java
Rank 13 18 20
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +2
Contract jobs citing Java 22 5 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Norfolk 10.05% 2.94% 5.23%
As % of the Programming Languages category 33.33% 11.11% 12.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 3 5
Average daily rate £431 £300 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+43.75% -7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £404 £300 £276
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £330 £333
UK excluding London average daily rate £401 £400 £365
% change year-on-year
+0.12% +9.58%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.69 £37.50 £40.00
% change year-on-year
+8.50% -6.25%
Java
East of England

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

Programming Languages Category
Norfolk
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
66 45 62
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Norfolk 30.14% 26.47% 40.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 43 34 37
Average daily rate £350 £305 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.75% +1.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £186 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £453 £628 £350
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 5
Average hourly rate £29.00 £20.00 £23.20
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+45.00% -13.79%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £36.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +5.88%

Java
Jobs Demand Trend in Norfolk

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

Java Jobs Demand Trend in Norfolk

Java
Daily Rate Trend in Norfolk

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

Java Daily Rate Trend in Norfolk

Java
Daily Rate Histogram in Norfolk

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Java across the Norfolk region over the 3 months to 13 February 2016.

Java Daily Rate Histogram in Norfolk

Java
Hourly Rate Trend in Norfolk

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

Java Hourly Rate Trend in Norfolk

Java
Contract Job Locations in Norfolk

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Java within the Norfolk region over the 3 months to 13 February 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Norwich +9 19 £425 +41.66% 1
Java
East of England

Java
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Norfolk

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Norfolk 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 22 (73.33%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (53.33%) OO
2 16 (53.33%) Spring
3 15 (50.00%) Maven
4 14 (46.67%) Cucumber
4 14 (46.67%) BDD
4 14 (46.67%) Jenkins
4 14 (46.67%) JUnit
5 13 (43.33%) Red Hat
5 13 (43.33%) Apache Camel
5 13 (43.33%) Apache ServiceMix
5 13 (43.33%) RESTful
6 12 (40.00%) SOLID
7 11 (36.67%) User Stories
7 11 (36.67%) API Development
8 10 (33.33%) API Design
9 8 (26.67%) Scrum
10 5 (16.67%) HTML
11 4 (13.33%) JSP
11 4 (13.33%) Stakeholder Management
11 4 (13.33%) SOA
11 4 (13.33%) Amazon AWS
12 3 (10.00%) Git (software)
12 3 (10.00%) Adobe
12 3 (10.00%) Tivoli
12 3 (10.00%) Regression Testing
12 3 (10.00%) Ajax
12 3 (10.00%) Unix
12 3 (10.00%) J2EE
12 3 (10.00%) Cognos

Java
Top Related IT Skills in Norfolk by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Norfolk 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 13 (43.33%) Apache ServiceMix
2 2 (6.67%) Apache
2 2 (6.67%) WebSphere
3 1 (3.33%) Adobe Experience Manager
3 1 (3.33%) JBoss
3 1 (3.33%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (6.67%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 4 (13.33%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (6.67%) Adobe Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 2 (6.67%) HTTP
1 2 (6.67%) LDAP
1 2 (6.67%) SSL
1 2 (6.67%) TCP/IP
Development Applications
1 15 (50.00%) Maven
2 14 (46.67%) Cucumber
2 14 (46.67%) Jenkins
2 14 (46.67%) JUnit
3 3 (10.00%) Git (software)
4 1 (3.33%) Build Forge
4 1 (3.33%) Eclipse
4 1 (3.33%) JIRA
4 1 (3.33%) Subversion
General
1 1 (3.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 14 (46.67%) Designer
2 13 (43.33%) Developer
3 8 (26.67%) Java Developer
4 4 (13.33%) Architect
4 4 (13.33%) Digital Designer
5 3 (10.00%) Digital Architect
5 3 (10.00%) Digital Solutions Architect
5 3 (10.00%) SOA Designer
5 3 (10.00%) Solutions Architect
5 3 (10.00%) Solutions Designer
6 2 (6.67%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 2 (6.67%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 2 (6.67%) Integration Architect
6 2 (6.67%) Java Architect
6 2 (6.67%) Java Solutions Architect
6 2 (6.67%) SOA Architect
6 2 (6.67%) SOA Solution Designer
6 2 (6.67%) Technical Designer
6 2 (6.67%) Web Developer
7 1 (3.33%) E-Commerce Web Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (53.33%) Spring
2 13 (43.33%) Apache Camel
2 13 (43.33%) RESTful
3 5 (16.67%) HTML
4 4 (13.33%) JSP
5 3 (10.00%) Ajax
5 3 (10.00%) J2EE
6 2 (6.67%) CSS
6 2 (6.67%) CSS3
6 2 (6.67%) Django
6 2 (6.67%) HTML5
6 2 (6.67%) Tivoli Directory Integrator
6 2 (6.67%) Web Services
6 2 (6.67%) XML
7 1 (3.33%) Android SDK
7 1 (3.33%) Apache Felix
7 1 (3.33%) jQuery
7 1 (3.33%) JSON
7 1 (3.33%) OSGi
7 1 (3.33%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 1 (3.33%) Enterprise Software
1 1 (3.33%) Mathematics
1 1 (3.33%) Performance Metrics
1 1 (3.33%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 3 (10.00%) Unix
2 2 (6.67%) Android
3 1 (3.33%) Apple iOS
3 1 (3.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (73.33%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (53.33%) OO
3 14 (46.67%) BDD
4 12 (40.00%) SOLID
5 11 (36.67%) API Development
5 11 (36.67%) User Stories
6 10 (33.33%) API Design
7 8 (26.67%) Scrum
8 4 (13.33%) SOA
8 4 (13.33%) Stakeholder Management
9 3 (10.00%) Regression Testing
10 2 (6.67%) Analytics
10 2 (6.67%) E-Commerce
10 2 (6.67%) Mobile Development
10 2 (6.67%) Responsive Web Design
10 2 (6.67%) SDLC
11 1 (3.33%) Android Development
11 1 (3.33%) Defect Management
11 1 (3.33%) DevOps
11 1 (3.33%) Process Improvement
Programming Languages
1 2 (6.67%) JavaScript
1 2 (6.67%) Perl
1 2 (6.67%) Python
2 1 (3.33%) C#
2 1 (3.33%) Shell Script
2 1 (3.33%) SQL
2 1 (3.33%) VBA
Qualifications
1 1 (3.33%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.67%) WCAG
System Software
1 2 (6.67%) Tivoli Directory Server
Systems Management
1 3 (10.00%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 13 (43.33%) Red Hat
2 3 (10.00%) Adobe
2 3 (10.00%) Cognos
3 1 (3.33%) IBM
3 1 (3.33%) Oracle
3 1 (3.33%) Salesforce.com
3 1 (3.33%) Xamarin