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 6 May 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
6 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Java
Rank 18 15 23
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +8
Contract jobs citing Java 3 5 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Norwich 2.86% 4.76% 1.55%
As % of the Programming Languages category 15.79% 10.64% 3.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 5 1
Average daily rate
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£350 £300 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.66% -25.00%
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £40.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
- +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
19 47 51
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Norwich 18.10% 44.76% 39.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 30 32
Average daily rate £350 £300 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £235 £235 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £338 £324
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £330 £325
% change year-on-year
+6.06% +1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 5
Average hourly rate £33.25 - £17.50
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £33.05 - £16.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £33.45 - £26.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £36.40 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-1.09% +4.00%

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 6 May 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 6 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
1 6 (75.00%) Scrum
2 4 (50.00%) Spring
2 4 (50.00%) J2EE
2 4 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
2 4 (50.00%) Open Source
2 4 (50.00%) Spring Integration
3 2 (25.00%) BDD
3 2 (25.00%) Apple iOS
3 2 (25.00%) SoapUI
3 2 (25.00%) Test Strategy
3 2 (25.00%) Groovy
3 2 (25.00%) Android
3 2 (25.00%) Test Automation
3 2 (25.00%) Web Services
3 2 (25.00%) Mobile Commerce
3 2 (25.00%) Objective-C
3 2 (25.00%) JIRA
4 1 (12.50%) Release Management
4 1 (12.50%) JNI
4 1 (12.50%) Software Engineering
4 1 (12.50%) InfoPath
4 1 (12.50%) Incident Management
4 1 (12.50%) Finance
4 1 (12.50%) C
4 1 (12.50%) C++
4 1 (12.50%) SQL
4 1 (12.50%) VBA
4 1 (12.50%) UNIX
4 1 (12.50%) Windows

Java
Top Related IT Skills in Norwich by Category

For the 6 months to 6 May 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 (12.50%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (12.50%) MS Excel
1 1 (12.50%) MS Visio
1 1 (12.50%) InfoPath
Development Applications
1 2 (25.00%) JIRA
1 2 (25.00%) SoapUI
General
1 1 (12.50%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (25.00%) Test Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) J2EE Developer
2 1 (12.50%) Embedded C Software Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) Embedded C Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) C Software Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) Java/J2EE Developer
2 1 (12.50%) Software Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) Developer
2 1 (12.50%) Analyst
2 1 (12.50%) Java Developer
2 1 (12.50%) Embedded Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (50.00%) J2EE
1 4 (50.00%) Spring
1 4 (50.00%) Spring Integration
2 2 (25.00%) Web Services
3 1 (12.50%) JNI
Miscellaneous
1 4 (50.00%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 2 (25.00%) Android
1 2 (25.00%) Apple iOS
2 1 (12.50%) UNIX
2 1 (12.50%) Windows
2 1 (12.50%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (75.00%) Scrum
1 6 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
3 2 (25.00%) Test Automation
3 2 (25.00%) BDD
3 2 (25.00%) Test Strategy
3 2 (25.00%) Mobile Commerce
4 1 (12.50%) Software Engineering
4 1 (12.50%) Incident Management
4 1 (12.50%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (25.00%) Objective-C
1 2 (25.00%) Groovy
2 1 (12.50%) C
2 1 (12.50%) C++
2 1 (12.50%) SQL
2 1 (12.50%) VBA
2 1 (12.50%) Python
2 1 (12.50%) Embedded C
2 1 (12.50%) Embedded C++
System Software
1 1 (12.50%) Active Directory