The table below looks at the statistics 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 20 August 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
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java
Rank 24 19 18
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -1
Contract jobs citing Java 10 2 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Norwich 5.13% 1.75% 4.93%
As % of the Programming Languages category 11.36% 7.14% 11.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 0 7
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£450 - £388
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 £39.50
% change year-on-year
-6.66% -5.06%
Java
Norfolk

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

Programming Languages Category
Norwich
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
88 28 63
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Norwich 45.13% 24.56% 44.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 55 13 40
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 £223 £150 £188
10% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £355 £388
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 1
Average hourly rate £21.75 £12.42 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+75.12% -58.60%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £34.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+2.94% -2.85%

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 20 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 9 (64.29%) J2EE
2 7 (50.00%) Web Services
2 7 (50.00%) XML
3 6 (42.86%) SOA
4 5 (35.71%) Scrum
4 5 (35.71%) WebSphere
5 4 (28.57%) Enterprise Architecture
5 4 (28.57%) Time Management
5 4 (28.57%) QMS
5 4 (28.57%) Budget Control
5 4 (28.57%) Middleware
5 4 (28.57%) Project Management
5 4 (28.57%) E-Commerce
5 4 (28.57%) JavaScript
5 4 (28.57%) UML
6 3 (21.43%) OO
6 3 (21.43%) PHP
6 3 (21.43%) MySQL
6 3 (21.43%) HTML
6 3 (21.43%) IBM
6 3 (21.43%) Change Management
6 3 (21.43%) Android
6 3 (21.43%) Android SDK
6 3 (21.43%) TDD
6 3 (21.43%) Project Planning
6 3 (21.43%) Subversion
7 2 (14.29%) Spring
7 2 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
7 2 (14.29%) XSLT
7 2 (14.29%) JMS

Java
Top Related IT Skills in Norwich by Category

For the 6 months to 20 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 5 (35.71%) WebSphere
2 1 (7.14%) WebSphere Application Server
2 1 (7.14%) Apache
2 1 (7.14%) Tomcat
2 1 (7.14%) MQSeries
2 1 (7.14%) WebSphere Process Server
Communications & Networking
1 1 (7.14%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (21.43%) MySQL
2 1 (7.14%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (21.43%) Subversion
2 1 (7.14%) Git (software)
2 1 (7.14%) Rational Application Developer
2 1 (7.14%) Ant
2 1 (7.14%) JUnit
2 1 (7.14%) Eclipse
Job Titles
1 5 (35.71%) Developer
2 4 (28.57%) Solutions Designer
2 4 (28.57%) Designer
2 4 (28.57%) SOA Designer
3 3 (21.43%) PHP Developer
4 2 (14.29%) Architect
4 2 (14.29%) SOA Architect
4 2 (14.29%) Java Developer
4 2 (14.29%) Consultant
4 2 (14.29%) Solutions Architect
5 1 (7.14%) WebSphere Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (64.29%) J2EE
2 7 (50.00%) Web Services
2 7 (50.00%) XML
3 4 (28.57%) Middleware
4 3 (21.43%) HTML
4 3 (21.43%) Android SDK
5 2 (14.29%) Spring
5 2 (14.29%) CSS
5 2 (14.29%) JDBC
5 2 (14.29%) JSP
5 2 (14.29%) SOAP
5 2 (14.29%) XSLT
5 2 (14.29%) JMS
5 2 (14.29%) WSDL
6 1 (7.14%) XML Schema
6 1 (7.14%) Struts
6 1 (7.14%) JSF
6 1 (7.14%) Ajax
6 1 (7.14%) Java EE
6 1 (7.14%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 1 (7.14%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 3 (21.43%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (42.86%) SOA
2 5 (35.71%) Scrum
3 4 (28.57%) E-Commerce
3 4 (28.57%) Project Management
3 4 (28.57%) UML
3 4 (28.57%) Enterprise Architecture
3 4 (28.57%) Time Management
3 4 (28.57%) QMS
3 4 (28.57%) Budget Control
4 3 (21.43%) Project Planning
4 3 (21.43%) OO
4 3 (21.43%) Change Management
4 3 (21.43%) TDD
5 2 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (7.14%) Data Mapping
6 1 (7.14%) Low Latency
Programming Languages
1 4 (28.57%) JavaScript
2 3 (21.43%) PHP
3 1 (7.14%) SQL
3 1 (7.14%) Shell Script
Vendors
1 3 (21.43%) IBM
2 1 (7.14%) Microsoft