The first table below looks at the demand for Java skills in IT contracts advertised for the Norwich region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Java over the 3 months to 1 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Programming Languages category for the Norwich region.

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 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java
Rank 25 21 21
Rank change year-on-year
-4 0
Contract jobs citing Java 8 1 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Norwich 3.94% 0.92% 3.92%
As % of the Programming Languages category 9.76% 4.55% 9.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 0 6
Average daily rate
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UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £37.50 £39.00
% change year-on-year
-6.66% -3.84%
Programming Languages Category
Norwich
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
82 22 63
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Norwich 40.39% 20.18% 41.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 54 11 44
Average daily rate £300 £250 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.00% -16.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £214 £168 £188
10% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £363 £388
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 0
Average hourly rate £41.00 £17.50 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+134.28% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £35.00
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Java
Jobs Demand Trend in Norwich

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

Java Jobs Demand Trend in Norwich

Java
Daily Rate Trend in Norwich

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

Java Daily Rate Trend in Norwich

Java
Hourly Rate Trend in Norwich

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

Java Hourly Rate Trend in Norwich

Java
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Norwich

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Norwich 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 7 (53.85%) J2EE
1 7 (53.85%) Web Services
1 7 (53.85%) XML
2 6 (46.15%) SOA
3 4 (30.77%) E-Commerce
3 4 (30.77%) UML
3 4 (30.77%) Middleware
3 4 (30.77%) Project Management
3 4 (30.77%) Scrum
3 4 (30.77%) Enterprise Architecture
3 4 (30.77%) Time Management
3 4 (30.77%) QMS
3 4 (30.77%) Budget Control
4 3 (23.08%) WebSphere
4 3 (23.08%) Project Planning
4 3 (23.08%) Change Management
4 3 (23.08%) TDD
4 3 (23.08%) Subversion
4 3 (23.08%) OO
4 3 (23.08%) JavaScript
4 3 (23.08%) PHP
4 3 (23.08%) MySQL
4 3 (23.08%) Android
4 3 (23.08%) Android SDK
5 2 (15.38%) JDBC
5 2 (15.38%) JSP
5 2 (15.38%) SOAP
5 2 (15.38%) HTML
5 2 (15.38%) XSLT
5 2 (15.38%) JMS

Java
Top Related IT Skills in Norwich by Category

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Norwich 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 3 (23.08%) WebSphere
2 1 (7.69%) Node.js
2 1 (7.69%) WebSphere Process Server
2 1 (7.69%) Apache
2 1 (7.69%) MQSeries
2 1 (7.69%) WebSphere Application Server
Communications & Networking
1 1 (7.69%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (23.08%) MySQL
2 1 (7.69%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (23.08%) Subversion
2 1 (7.69%) Rational Application Developer
2 1 (7.69%) Eclipse
2 1 (7.69%) Ant
2 1 (7.69%) Git (software)
General
1 1 (7.69%) Games
Job Titles
1 5 (38.46%) Developer
2 4 (30.77%) Solutions Designer
2 4 (30.77%) Designer
2 4 (30.77%) SOA Designer
3 3 (23.08%) PHP Developer
4 2 (15.38%) Consultant
4 2 (15.38%) Solutions Architect
4 2 (15.38%) Java Developer
4 2 (15.38%) Architect
4 2 (15.38%) SOA Architect
5 1 (7.69%) JavaScript Developer
5 1 (7.69%) Java Programmer
5 1 (7.69%) WebSphere Consultant
5 1 (7.69%) Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (53.85%) J2EE
1 7 (53.85%) Web Services
1 7 (53.85%) XML
2 4 (30.77%) Middleware
3 3 (23.08%) Android SDK
4 2 (15.38%) JDBC
4 2 (15.38%) JSP
4 2 (15.38%) SOAP
4 2 (15.38%) HTML
4 2 (15.38%) XSLT
4 2 (15.38%) JMS
4 2 (15.38%) WSDL
5 1 (7.69%) jQuery
5 1 (7.69%) Java EE
5 1 (7.69%) Hibernate
5 1 (7.69%) Spring
5 1 (7.69%) Ajax
5 1 (7.69%) XML Schema
5 1 (7.69%) XSD
5 1 (7.69%) DOM
Miscellaneous
1 1 (7.69%) Mobile App
1 1 (7.69%) Enterprise Software
1 1 (7.69%) Mobile Games
Operating Systems
1 3 (23.08%) Android
2 1 (7.69%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (46.15%) SOA
2 4 (30.77%) E-Commerce
2 4 (30.77%) UML
2 4 (30.77%) Project Management
2 4 (30.77%) Scrum
2 4 (30.77%) Enterprise Architecture
2 4 (30.77%) Time Management
2 4 (30.77%) QMS
2 4 (30.77%) Budget Control
3 3 (23.08%) Project Planning
3 3 (23.08%) Change Management
3 3 (23.08%) TDD
3 3 (23.08%) OO
4 1 (7.69%) Data Mapping
4 1 (7.69%) Game Development
4 1 (7.69%) Mobile Application Development
4 1 (7.69%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 3 (23.08%) JavaScript
1 3 (23.08%) PHP
2 1 (7.69%) Shell Script
2 1 (7.69%) SQL
Vendors
1 2 (15.38%) IBM
2 1 (7.69%) Microsoft