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 24 November 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
24 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java
Rank 16 24 7
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -17
Contract jobs citing Java 9 3 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Norwich 6.34% 2.01% 10.09%
As % of the Programming Languages category 14.06% 4.29% 26.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 3 1
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£513 £275 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+86.36% -38.88%
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £34.75 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+7.91% -3.47%
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
64 70 42
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Norwich 45.07% 46.98% 38.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 35 37 7
Average daily rate £320 £275 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.36% -15.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £213 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £350 £410
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 8 2
Average hourly rate £13.00 £21.75 £19.63
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-40.22% +10.82%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £19.95 £16.53
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.20 £23.20 £22.73
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £32.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -7.14%

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 24 November 2014.

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 24 November 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 13 (68.42%) J2EE
2 10 (52.63%) Web Services
3 8 (42.11%) XML
3 8 (42.11%) Agile Software Development
4 7 (36.84%) SOA
5 6 (31.58%) JavaScript
5 6 (31.58%) WebSphere
6 4 (21.05%) Middleware
6 4 (21.05%) Project Management
6 4 (21.05%) SOAP
6 4 (21.05%) E-Commerce
6 4 (21.05%) UML
6 4 (21.05%) QMS
6 4 (21.05%) Unit Testing
6 4 (21.05%) Time Management
6 4 (21.05%) Enterprise Architecture
6 4 (21.05%) Software Engineering
6 4 (21.05%) Budget Control
7 3 (15.79%) Android
7 3 (15.79%) Android Development
7 3 (15.79%) Scrum
7 3 (15.79%) XSLT
7 3 (15.79%) HTML
7 3 (15.79%) JMS
7 3 (15.79%) Ant
7 3 (15.79%) JUnit
7 3 (15.79%) IBM
7 3 (15.79%) Spring
8 2 (10.53%) JSF
8 2 (10.53%) WSDL

Java
Top Related IT Skills in Norwich by Category

For the 6 months to 24 November 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 6 (31.58%) WebSphere
2 2 (10.53%) Apache
2 2 (10.53%) Tomcat
2 2 (10.53%) WebSphere Application Server
3 1 (5.26%) JBoss
3 1 (5.26%) MQSeries
3 1 (5.26%) CMS
3 1 (5.26%) WebSphere Process Server
3 1 (5.26%) GlassFish
3 1 (5.26%) Liferay
3 1 (5.26%) Facebook Platform
3 1 (5.26%) Adobe CQ
3 1 (5.26%) WildFly
Applications
1 1 (5.26%) Adobe Creative Suite
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.26%) Bluetooth
1 1 (5.26%) WLAN
1 1 (5.26%) HTTP
1 1 (5.26%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.26%) MySQL
1 1 (5.26%) DB2
1 1 (5.26%) PostgreSQL
1 1 (5.26%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 3 (15.79%) Ant
1 3 (15.79%) JUnit
2 2 (10.53%) Eclipse
2 2 (10.53%) Jenkins
2 2 (10.53%) Git (software)
3 1 (5.26%) Cucumber
3 1 (5.26%) Rational Application Developer
3 1 (5.26%) Apache Ivy
3 1 (5.26%) Android Studio
3 1 (5.26%) Arquillian
3 1 (5.26%) Subversion
3 1 (5.26%) Maven
Job Titles
1 6 (31.58%) Developer
2 5 (26.32%) Architect
2 5 (26.32%) Solutions Designer
2 5 (26.32%) Designer
3 4 (21.05%) SOA Designer
4 3 (15.79%) Android Developer
4 3 (15.79%) Solutions Architect
5 2 (10.53%) SOA Architect
5 2 (10.53%) Java Developer
5 2 (10.53%) Consultant
6 1 (5.26%) Mobile Developer
6 1 (5.26%) UI Programmer
6 1 (5.26%) Java/J2EE Architect
6 1 (5.26%) Embedded Software Engineer
6 1 (5.26%) Embedded C Software Engineer
6 1 (5.26%) Senior Java Developer
6 1 (5.26%) WebSphere Consultant
6 1 (5.26%) Embedded C Engineer
6 1 (5.26%) C Software Engineer
6 1 (5.26%) Java Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (68.42%) J2EE
2 10 (52.63%) Web Services
3 8 (42.11%) XML
4 4 (21.05%) Middleware
4 4 (21.05%) SOAP
5 3 (15.79%) HTML
5 3 (15.79%) XSLT
5 3 (15.79%) JMS
5 3 (15.79%) Spring
6 2 (10.53%) JSF
6 2 (10.53%) Ajax
6 2 (10.53%) Java EE
6 2 (10.53%) jQuery
6 2 (10.53%) WSDL
6 2 (10.53%) Struts
6 2 (10.53%) CSS
6 2 (10.53%) JDBC
6 2 (10.53%) JSP
7 1 (5.26%) .NET
7 1 (5.26%) EJB
Miscellaneous
1 2 (10.53%) Computer Science
1 2 (10.53%) Mobile App
2 1 (5.26%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (5.26%) Open Source
2 1 (5.26%) Social Media
2 1 (5.26%) Client/Server
2 1 (5.26%) EMV
Operating Systems
1 3 (15.79%) Android
2 1 (5.26%) Apple iOS
2 1 (5.26%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (42.11%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (36.84%) SOA
3 4 (21.05%) Project Management
3 4 (21.05%) UML
3 4 (21.05%) E-Commerce
3 4 (21.05%) Software Engineering
3 4 (21.05%) Enterprise Architecture
3 4 (21.05%) Unit Testing
3 4 (21.05%) Time Management
3 4 (21.05%) QMS
3 4 (21.05%) Budget Control
4 3 (15.79%) Android Development
4 3 (15.79%) Scrum
5 1 (5.26%) Web Design
5 1 (5.26%) Content Management
5 1 (5.26%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (5.26%) Data Mapping
5 1 (5.26%) Kanban
5 1 (5.26%) Continuous Integration
5 1 (5.26%) AOP
Programming Languages
1 6 (31.58%) JavaScript
2 1 (5.26%) SQL
2 1 (5.26%) Embedded C
2 1 (5.26%) Embedded C++
2 1 (5.26%) Shell Script
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 3 (15.79%) IBM
2 2 (10.53%) Adobe
3 1 (5.26%) Google
3 1 (5.26%) Facebook
3 1 (5.26%) Twitter
3 1 (5.26%) Microsoft
3 1 (5.26%) Oracle