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 1 October 2014 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 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java
Rank 30 18 17
Rank change year-on-year
-12 -1
Contract jobs citing Java 11 10 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Norfolk 3.90% 6.25% 5.96%
As % of the Programming Languages category 9.09% 14.08% 15.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 3 9
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£450 £275 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+63.63% -31.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £275 £338
10% offered a daily rate of more than £516 £315 £430
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £371 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.44% +6.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £37.00
% change year-on-year
- -5.40%
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
121 71 84
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Norfolk 42.91% 44.38% 38.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 60 38 30
Average daily rate £320 £250 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+28.00% -23.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £175 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £363 £455
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 2 5
Average hourly rate £13.20 £21.75 £27.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-39.31% -20.90%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £21.75 £15.90
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.70 £21.75 £30.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £33.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+4.47% -4.28%

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 1 October 2014.

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 1 October 2014. 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
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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 -7 9 £450 +63.63% 4
Java
East of England

Java
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Norfolk

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, 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 11 (73.33%) J2EE
2 9 (60.00%) Web Services
3 8 (53.33%) XML
3 8 (53.33%) SOA
4 7 (46.67%) WebSphere
5 6 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
5 6 (40.00%) UML
5 6 (40.00%) E-Commerce
6 5 (33.33%) JavaScript
7 4 (26.67%) SOAP
7 4 (26.67%) Middleware
7 4 (26.67%) Project Management
7 4 (26.67%) Enterprise Architecture
7 4 (26.67%) Budget Control
7 4 (26.67%) Time Management
7 4 (26.67%) QMS
8 3 (20.00%) Spring
8 3 (20.00%) Ant
8 3 (20.00%) JMS
8 3 (20.00%) HTML
8 3 (20.00%) XSLT
8 3 (20.00%) IBM
9 2 (13.33%) WSDL
9 2 (13.33%) Apache
9 2 (13.33%) Tomcat
9 2 (13.33%) JUnit
9 2 (13.33%) Struts
9 2 (13.33%) CSS
9 2 (13.33%) JDBC
9 2 (13.33%) JSP

Java
Top Related IT Skills in Norfolk by Category

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, 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 7 (46.67%) WebSphere
2 2 (13.33%) Apache
2 2 (13.33%) Tomcat
3 1 (6.67%) Liferay
3 1 (6.67%) GlassFish
3 1 (6.67%) Facebook Platform
3 1 (6.67%) Adobe CQ
3 1 (6.67%) CMS
3 1 (6.67%) WebSphere Process Server
3 1 (6.67%) WebSphere Application Server
3 1 (6.67%) MQSeries
Communications & Networking
1 1 (6.67%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (6.67%) Relational Database
1 1 (6.67%) PostgreSQL
1 1 (6.67%) MySQL
1 1 (6.67%) SQL Server
1 1 (6.67%) DB2
Development Applications
1 3 (20.00%) Ant
2 2 (13.33%) JUnit
2 2 (13.33%) Git (software)
3 1 (6.67%) Rational Application Developer
3 1 (6.67%) Jenkins
3 1 (6.67%) Apache Ivy
3 1 (6.67%) Arquillian
3 1 (6.67%) Maven
3 1 (6.67%) Subversion
3 1 (6.67%) Eclipse
General
1 2 (13.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (40.00%) Solutions Designer
1 6 (40.00%) Designer
2 4 (26.67%) Architect
2 4 (26.67%) SOA Designer
3 2 (13.33%) Consultant
3 2 (13.33%) Solutions Architect
3 2 (13.33%) Developer
3 2 (13.33%) Analyst
3 2 (13.33%) Java Developer
3 2 (13.33%) SOA Architect
4 1 (6.67%) Java/J2EE Architect
4 1 (6.67%) WebSphere Consultant
4 1 (6.67%) Technical Architect
4 1 (6.67%) Java Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (73.33%) J2EE
2 9 (60.00%) Web Services
3 8 (53.33%) XML
4 4 (26.67%) SOAP
4 4 (26.67%) Middleware
5 3 (20.00%) Spring
5 3 (20.00%) JMS
5 3 (20.00%) HTML
5 3 (20.00%) XSLT
6 2 (13.33%) WSDL
6 2 (13.33%) Struts
6 2 (13.33%) CSS
6 2 (13.33%) JDBC
6 2 (13.33%) JSP
6 2 (13.33%) JSF
6 2 (13.33%) Ajax
6 2 (13.33%) Java EE
6 2 (13.33%) Hibernate
6 2 (13.33%) jQuery
7 1 (6.67%) Google Maps API
Miscellaneous
1 2 (13.33%) Mainframe
2 1 (6.67%) Open Source
2 1 (6.67%) Social Media
2 1 (6.67%) Enterprise Software
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (53.33%) SOA
2 6 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (40.00%) UML
2 6 (40.00%) E-Commerce
3 4 (26.67%) Project Management
3 4 (26.67%) Enterprise Architecture
3 4 (26.67%) Budget Control
3 4 (26.67%) Time Management
3 4 (26.67%) QMS
4 2 (13.33%) Scrum
5 1 (6.67%) Dependency Injection
5 1 (6.67%) Data Mapping
5 1 (6.67%) Web Application Development
5 1 (6.67%) Low Latency
5 1 (6.67%) Web Design
5 1 (6.67%) AOP
5 1 (6.67%) Content Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (33.33%) JavaScript
2 1 (6.67%) SQL
2 1 (6.67%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 1 (6.67%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.67%) QA
Vendors
1 3 (20.00%) IBM
2 1 (6.67%) Facebook
2 1 (6.67%) Twitter
2 1 (6.67%) Google
2 1 (6.67%) Oracle
2 1 (6.67%) JBoss
2 1 (6.67%) Microsoft
2 1 (6.67%) Adobe
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