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 4 March 2015 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
4 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Java
Rank 22 20 23
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +3
Contract jobs citing Java 5 5 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Norfolk 2.55% 3.62% 4.30%
As % of the Programming Languages category 10.87% 10.20% 11.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 2 2
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£300 £294 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.12% -16.07%
UK excluding London average daily rate £399 £363 £361
% change year-on-year
+10.00% +0.34%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.40 £40.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
-9.00% +17.64%
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
46 49 72
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Norfolk 23.47% 35.51% 38.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 35 28 30
Average daily rate £300 £275 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.09% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £179 £230 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £643 £350 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 3 1
Average hourly rate £20.00 £23.20 £27.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-13.79% -15.63%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £34.06 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+5.71% -2.70%

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
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 4 March 2015. 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 +3 4 £300 +2.12% 6
Java
East of England

Java
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Norfolk

For the 6 months to 4 March 2015, 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 15 (78.95%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (42.11%) J2EE
3 7 (36.84%) SOA
4 6 (31.58%) Spring
4 6 (31.58%) WebSphere
5 5 (26.32%) Scrum
5 5 (26.32%) Finance
5 5 (26.32%) UML
5 5 (26.32%) E-Commerce
5 5 (26.32%) Open Source
5 5 (26.32%) Mainframe
5 5 (26.32%) Continuous Integration
5 5 (26.32%) Spring Integration
6 4 (21.05%) Unit Testing
6 4 (21.05%) Software Engineering
7 3 (15.79%) Web Services
7 3 (15.79%) Android
7 3 (15.79%) Android Development
8 2 (10.53%) Jenkins
8 2 (10.53%) Mobile App
8 2 (10.53%) Git (software)
8 2 (10.53%) Computer Science
8 2 (10.53%) Ant
8 2 (10.53%) JUnit
8 2 (10.53%) JavaScript
8 2 (10.53%) .NET
8 2 (10.53%) SOAP
8 2 (10.53%) Adobe
8 2 (10.53%) Degree
9 1 (5.26%) Wireless

Java
Top Related IT Skills in Norfolk by Category

For the 6 months to 4 March 2015, 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 6 (31.58%) WebSphere
2 1 (5.26%) CMS
2 1 (5.26%) JBoss
2 1 (5.26%) Apache
2 1 (5.26%) Tomcat
2 1 (5.26%) WebSphere Application Server
2 1 (5.26%) GlassFish
2 1 (5.26%) Liferay
2 1 (5.26%) Facebook Platform
2 1 (5.26%) Adobe CQ
2 1 (5.26%) WildFly
Applications
1 1 (5.26%) Adobe Creative Suite
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.26%) Wireless
1 1 (5.26%) Bluetooth
1 1 (5.26%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.26%) PostgreSQL
1 1 (5.26%) MySQL
1 1 (5.26%) DB2
1 1 (5.26%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (10.53%) Jenkins
1 2 (10.53%) Git (software)
1 2 (10.53%) Ant
1 2 (10.53%) JUnit
2 1 (5.26%) Subversion
2 1 (5.26%) Maven
2 1 (5.26%) Eclipse
2 1 (5.26%) Cucumber
2 1 (5.26%) Apache Ivy
2 1 (5.26%) Android Studio
2 1 (5.26%) Arquillian
2 1 (5.26%) GitLab
General
1 5 (26.32%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (36.84%) Architect
1 7 (36.84%) Solutions Designer
1 7 (36.84%) Designer
2 6 (31.58%) Developer
3 5 (26.32%) Solutions Architect
4 3 (15.79%) Android Developer
5 2 (10.53%) Java Developer
5 2 (10.53%) Analyst
6 1 (5.26%) Technical Architect
6 1 (5.26%) Integration Architect
6 1 (5.26%) Software Engineer
6 1 (5.26%) Senior Developer
6 1 (5.26%) Embedded Software Engineer
6 1 (5.26%) J2EE Developer
6 1 (5.26%) Embedded C Software Engineer
6 1 (5.26%) Senior Java Developer
6 1 (5.26%) Java Architect
6 1 (5.26%) Java/J2EE Developer
6 1 (5.26%) Embedded C Engineer
6 1 (5.26%) C Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (42.11%) J2EE
2 6 (31.58%) Spring
3 5 (26.32%) Spring Integration
4 3 (15.79%) Web Services
5 2 (10.53%) .NET
5 2 (10.53%) SOAP
6 1 (5.26%) Hibernate
6 1 (5.26%) Java EE
6 1 (5.26%) Ajax
6 1 (5.26%) BREW
6 1 (5.26%) JSF
6 1 (5.26%) JTA
6 1 (5.26%) JNI
6 1 (5.26%) JAAS
6 1 (5.26%) JavaBeans
6 1 (5.26%) Struts
6 1 (5.26%) JMS
6 1 (5.26%) HTML
6 1 (5.26%) EJB
6 1 (5.26%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 5 (26.32%) Open Source
1 5 (26.32%) Mainframe
2 2 (10.53%) Mobile App
2 2 (10.53%) Computer Science
3 1 (5.26%) EMV
3 1 (5.26%) Client/Server
3 1 (5.26%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 3 (15.79%) Android
2 1 (5.26%) Linux
2 1 (5.26%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (78.95%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (36.84%) SOA
3 5 (26.32%) Scrum
3 5 (26.32%) UML
3 5 (26.32%) E-Commerce
3 5 (26.32%) Continuous Integration
4 4 (21.05%) Unit Testing
4 4 (21.05%) Software Engineering
5 3 (15.79%) Android Development
6 1 (5.26%) Stakeholder Management
6 1 (5.26%) Technical Architecture
6 1 (5.26%) AOP
6 1 (5.26%) Web Design
6 1 (5.26%) Content Management
6 1 (5.26%) OO
6 1 (5.26%) RAD
6 1 (5.26%) RUP
6 1 (5.26%) Kanban
6 1 (5.26%) Dependency Injection
6 1 (5.26%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 2 (10.53%) JavaScript
2 1 (5.26%) Embedded C
2 1 (5.26%) Embedded C++
2 1 (5.26%) C
2 1 (5.26%) C++
Qualifications
1 2 (10.53%) Degree
2 1 (5.26%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.26%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (10.53%) Adobe
2 1 (5.26%) Google
2 1 (5.26%) Microsoft
2 1 (5.26%) Oracle
2 1 (5.26%) Facebook
2 1 (5.26%) Twitter