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 5 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
5 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Java
Rank 17 18 18
Rank change year-on-year
+1 0
Contract jobs citing Java 4 2 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Norwich 2.80% 1.79% 6.40%
As % of the Programming Languages category 15.38% 5.26% 14.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 2 2
Average daily rate
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£300 £294 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.12% -16.07%
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £373 £360
% change year-on-year
+7.16% +3.68%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.00 £40.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
-5.00% +17.64%
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
26 38 54
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Norwich 18.18% 33.93% 43.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 23 21
Average daily rate £355 £275 £250
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+29.09% +10.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £254 £232 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £350 £385
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 3 0
Average hourly rate £20.00 £23.20 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-13.79% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £34.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -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 5 March 2015, 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 (69.23%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (61.54%) J2EE
3 6 (46.15%) Spring
4 5 (38.46%) Scrum
4 5 (38.46%) Continuous Integration
4 5 (38.46%) Open Source
4 5 (38.46%) Spring Integration
5 4 (30.77%) Unit Testing
5 4 (30.77%) Software Engineering
6 3 (23.08%) Web Services
6 3 (23.08%) Android Development
6 3 (23.08%) Android
7 2 (15.38%) Git (software)
7 2 (15.38%) Degree
7 2 (15.38%) Jenkins
7 2 (15.38%) Mobile App
7 2 (15.38%) JavaScript
7 2 (15.38%) Ant
7 2 (15.38%) JUnit
7 2 (15.38%) Adobe
7 2 (15.38%) SOAP
7 2 (15.38%) Computer Science
8 1 (7.69%) QA
8 1 (7.69%) JSR 170
8 1 (7.69%) jQuery
8 1 (7.69%) GlassFish
8 1 (7.69%) Google Maps API
8 1 (7.69%) JAX-WS
8 1 (7.69%) Kanban
8 1 (7.69%) JPA

Java
Top Related IT Skills in Norwich by Category

For the 6 months to 5 March 2015, 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 1 (7.69%) GlassFish
1 1 (7.69%) WebSphere
1 1 (7.69%) WebSphere Application Server
1 1 (7.69%) CMS
1 1 (7.69%) JBoss
1 1 (7.69%) Apache
1 1 (7.69%) Tomcat
1 1 (7.69%) Liferay
1 1 (7.69%) WildFly
1 1 (7.69%) Facebook Platform
1 1 (7.69%) Adobe CQ
Applications
1 1 (7.69%) Adobe Creative Suite
Communications & Networking
1 1 (7.69%) Wireless
1 1 (7.69%) Bluetooth
1 1 (7.69%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.69%) PostgreSQL
1 1 (7.69%) MySQL
1 1 (7.69%) DB2
1 1 (7.69%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (15.38%) Git (software)
1 2 (15.38%) Jenkins
1 2 (15.38%) Ant
1 2 (15.38%) JUnit
2 1 (7.69%) Subversion
2 1 (7.69%) Maven
2 1 (7.69%) Eclipse
2 1 (7.69%) Apache Ivy
2 1 (7.69%) Cucumber
2 1 (7.69%) Android Studio
2 1 (7.69%) Arquillian
2 1 (7.69%) GitLab
Job Titles
1 6 (46.15%) Developer
2 3 (23.08%) Architect
2 3 (23.08%) Android Developer
3 2 (15.38%) Java Developer
4 1 (7.69%) UI Developer
4 1 (7.69%) Embedded C Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) C Software Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Embedded Software Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) J2EE Developer
4 1 (7.69%) Embedded C Software Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Senior Java Developer
4 1 (7.69%) Software Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Technical Architect
4 1 (7.69%) Solutions Architect
4 1 (7.69%) Senior Developer
4 1 (7.69%) Solutions Designer
4 1 (7.69%) Java Architect
4 1 (7.69%) Java/J2EE Developer
4 1 (7.69%) Designer
4 1 (7.69%) Mobile Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (61.54%) J2EE
2 6 (46.15%) Spring
3 5 (38.46%) Spring Integration
4 3 (23.08%) Web Services
5 2 (15.38%) SOAP
6 1 (7.69%) JSR 170
6 1 (7.69%) jQuery
6 1 (7.69%) Google Maps API
6 1 (7.69%) JAX-WS
6 1 (7.69%) JPA
6 1 (7.69%) Ajax
6 1 (7.69%) BREW
6 1 (7.69%) Java EE
6 1 (7.69%) Struts
6 1 (7.69%) JSF
6 1 (7.69%) JTA
6 1 (7.69%) JNI
6 1 (7.69%) JAAS
6 1 (7.69%) EJB
6 1 (7.69%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 5 (38.46%) Open Source
2 2 (15.38%) Mobile App
2 2 (15.38%) Computer Science
3 1 (7.69%) EMV
3 1 (7.69%) Client/Server
3 1 (7.69%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 3 (23.08%) Android
2 1 (7.69%) Linux
2 1 (7.69%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (69.23%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (38.46%) Scrum
2 5 (38.46%) Continuous Integration
3 4 (30.77%) Unit Testing
3 4 (30.77%) Software Engineering
4 3 (23.08%) Android Development
5 1 (7.69%) Kanban
5 1 (7.69%) AOP
5 1 (7.69%) Web Design
5 1 (7.69%) Content Management
5 1 (7.69%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (7.69%) SOA
5 1 (7.69%) Dependency Injection
5 1 (7.69%) iOS Development
5 1 (7.69%) Mentoring
5 1 (7.69%) Coaching
5 1 (7.69%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 2 (15.38%) JavaScript
2 1 (7.69%) Embedded C
2 1 (7.69%) Embedded C++
2 1 (7.69%) C
2 1 (7.69%) C++
Qualifications
1 2 (15.38%) Degree
2 1 (7.69%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.69%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (15.38%) Adobe
2 1 (7.69%) Google
2 1 (7.69%) Oracle
2 1 (7.69%) Microsoft
2 1 (7.69%) Facebook
2 1 (7.69%) Twitter