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 12 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
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Java
Rank 8 13 20
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +7
Contract jobs citing Java 19 5 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Norwich 12.84% 3.97% 4.07%
As % of the Programming Languages category 36.54% 18.52% 10.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 3 5
Average daily rate £425 £300 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+41.66% -7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £401 £300 £276
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £330 £333
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £363
% change year-on-year
- +10.34%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.88 £37.50 £38.75
% change year-on-year
+9.00% -3.22%
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
52 27 47
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Norwich 35.14% 21.43% 38.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 33 21 31
Average daily rate £363 £338 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.40% +12.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £254 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £453 £650 £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 6
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 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
Daily Rate Histogram in Norwich

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Java across the Norwich region over the 3 months to 12 February 2016.

Java Daily Rate Histogram 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 12 February 2016, 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 19 (73.08%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (57.69%) OO
3 14 (53.85%) Spring
4 13 (50.00%) Maven
4 13 (50.00%) BDD
5 12 (46.15%) Jenkins
5 12 (46.15%) Cucumber
5 12 (46.15%) JUnit
6 11 (42.31%) Red Hat
6 11 (42.31%) API Development
6 11 (42.31%) SOLID
6 11 (42.31%) User Stories
6 11 (42.31%) Apache Camel
6 11 (42.31%) Apache ServiceMix
6 11 (42.31%) RESTful
7 8 (30.77%) API Design
7 8 (30.77%) Scrum
8 5 (19.23%) HTML
9 4 (15.38%) JSP
9 4 (15.38%) Stakeholder Management
9 4 (15.38%) Amazon AWS
10 3 (11.54%) Git (software)
10 3 (11.54%) Ajax
10 3 (11.54%) Regression Testing
10 3 (11.54%) Tivoli
10 3 (11.54%) Adobe
10 3 (11.54%) Unix
10 3 (11.54%) J2EE
10 3 (11.54%) Cognos
11 2 (7.69%) E-Commerce

Java
Top Related IT Skills in Norwich by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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 11 (42.31%) Apache ServiceMix
2 2 (7.69%) WebSphere
3 1 (3.85%) Adobe Experience Manager
3 1 (3.85%) Apache
3 1 (3.85%) JBoss
3 1 (3.85%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (7.69%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 4 (15.38%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (7.69%) Adobe Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 2 (7.69%) HTTP
1 2 (7.69%) LDAP
1 2 (7.69%) SSL
1 2 (7.69%) TCP/IP
Development Applications
1 13 (50.00%) Maven
2 12 (46.15%) Cucumber
2 12 (46.15%) Jenkins
2 12 (46.15%) JUnit
3 3 (11.54%) Git (software)
4 1 (3.85%) Build Forge
4 1 (3.85%) Eclipse
4 1 (3.85%) JIRA
4 1 (3.85%) Subversion
General
1 1 (3.85%) Finance
Job Titles
1 11 (42.31%) Developer
2 10 (38.46%) Designer
3 6 (23.08%) Java Developer
4 2 (7.69%) Architect
4 2 (7.69%) Digital Designer
4 2 (7.69%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 2 (7.69%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 2 (7.69%) Technical Designer
4 2 (7.69%) Web Developer
5 1 (3.85%) Android Developer
5 1 (3.85%) Digital Developer
5 1 (3.85%) Digital Solutions Architect
5 1 (3.85%) E-Commerce Designer
5 1 (3.85%) E-Commerce Web Designer
5 1 (3.85%) Graduate Analyst
5 1 (3.85%) Mobile Developer
5 1 (3.85%) SOA Designer
5 1 (3.85%) Technical Design Authority
5 1 (3.85%) Tivoli Architect
5 1 (3.85%) Tivoli Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (53.85%) Spring
2 11 (42.31%) Apache Camel
2 11 (42.31%) RESTful
3 5 (19.23%) HTML
4 4 (15.38%) JSP
5 3 (11.54%) Ajax
5 3 (11.54%) J2EE
6 2 (7.69%) CSS
6 2 (7.69%) CSS3
6 2 (7.69%) Django
6 2 (7.69%) HTML5
6 2 (7.69%) Tivoli Directory Integrator
6 2 (7.69%) Web Services
6 2 (7.69%) XML
7 1 (3.85%) Android SDK
7 1 (3.85%) Apache Felix
7 1 (3.85%) jQuery
7 1 (3.85%) JSON
7 1 (3.85%) OSGi
7 1 (3.85%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 1 (3.85%) Enterprise Software
1 1 (3.85%) Mathematics
1 1 (3.85%) Performance Metrics
1 1 (3.85%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 3 (11.54%) Unix
2 2 (7.69%) Android
3 1 (3.85%) Apple iOS
3 1 (3.85%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (73.08%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (57.69%) OO
3 13 (50.00%) BDD
4 11 (42.31%) API Development
4 11 (42.31%) SOLID
4 11 (42.31%) User Stories
5 8 (30.77%) API Design
5 8 (30.77%) Scrum
6 4 (15.38%) Stakeholder Management
7 3 (11.54%) Regression Testing
8 2 (7.69%) Analytics
8 2 (7.69%) E-Commerce
8 2 (7.69%) Mobile Development
8 2 (7.69%) Responsive Web Design
8 2 (7.69%) SDLC
8 2 (7.69%) SOA
9 1 (3.85%) Android Development
9 1 (3.85%) Defect Management
9 1 (3.85%) DevOps
9 1 (3.85%) Process Improvement
Programming Languages
1 2 (7.69%) JavaScript
1 2 (7.69%) Perl
1 2 (7.69%) Python
2 1 (3.85%) C#
2 1 (3.85%) Shell Script
2 1 (3.85%) SQL
2 1 (3.85%) VBA
Qualifications
1 1 (3.85%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (7.69%) WCAG
System Software
1 2 (7.69%) Tivoli Directory Server
Systems Management
1 3 (11.54%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 11 (42.31%) Red Hat
2 3 (11.54%) Adobe
2 3 (11.54%) Cognos
3 1 (3.85%) IBM
3 1 (3.85%) Oracle
3 1 (3.85%) Salesforce.com
3 1 (3.85%) Xamarin