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 3 July 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
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Java
Rank 14 27 21
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -6
Contract jobs citing Java 6 4 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Norwich 5.83% 2.42% 0.79%
As % of the Programming Languages category 21.43% 6.90% 2.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 3 1
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£500 £450 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% +12.50%
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.38 £36.40 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+10.93% -2.93%
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
28 58 35
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Norwich 27.18% 35.15% 27.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 45 17
Average daily rate £310 £313 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.80% +4.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £203 £223 £203
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £350 £398
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 6
Average hourly rate £33.25 £41.00 £17.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-18.90% +141.17%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £33.05 £41.00 £16.09
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £33.45 £41.00 £26.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £35.00 £33.50
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +4.47%

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 3 July 2015.

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 3 July 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 7 (63.64%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (54.55%) J2EE
2 6 (54.55%) Scrum
2 6 (54.55%) Spring
3 5 (45.45%) Open Source
3 5 (45.45%) Continuous Integration
4 4 (36.36%) Spring Integration
5 3 (27.27%) Web Services
5 3 (27.27%) Python
6 2 (18.18%) UNIX
6 2 (18.18%) Objective-C
6 2 (18.18%) BDD
6 2 (18.18%) Apple iOS
6 2 (18.18%) SoapUI
6 2 (18.18%) Mobile Commerce
6 2 (18.18%) Test Strategy
6 2 (18.18%) Groovy
6 2 (18.18%) Android
6 2 (18.18%) JIRA
6 2 (18.18%) Test Automation
7 1 (9.09%) RESTful
7 1 (9.09%) Hadoop
7 1 (9.09%) ActiveMQ
7 1 (9.09%) Tivoli Directory Integrator
7 1 (9.09%) Tivoli Directory Server
7 1 (9.09%) HTML5
7 1 (9.09%) Django
7 1 (9.09%) Release Management
7 1 (9.09%) Apache CXF
7 1 (9.09%) Git (software)

Java
Top Related IT Skills in Norwich by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 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 (9.09%) JBoss
1 1 (9.09%) SharePoint
1 1 (9.09%) Apache ServiceMix
Applications
1 1 (9.09%) Photoshop
1 1 (9.09%) MS Excel
1 1 (9.09%) MS Visio
1 1 (9.09%) InfoPath
Cloud Services
1 1 (9.09%) Adobe Analytics
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (9.09%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 2 (18.18%) JIRA
1 2 (18.18%) SoapUI
2 1 (9.09%) Git (software)
General
1 1 (9.09%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (36.36%) Developer
2 2 (18.18%) Java Developer
2 2 (18.18%) Test Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) J2EE Developer
3 1 (9.09%) Java/J2EE Developer
3 1 (9.09%) Front-End Developer
3 1 (9.09%) Front-End Web Developer
3 1 (9.09%) Data Scientist
3 1 (9.09%) Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (54.55%) J2EE
1 6 (54.55%) Spring
2 4 (36.36%) Spring Integration
3 3 (27.27%) Web Services
4 1 (9.09%) XML
4 1 (9.09%) XSD
4 1 (9.09%) ActiveMQ
4 1 (9.09%) CSS
4 1 (9.09%) JSP
4 1 (9.09%) SOAP
4 1 (9.09%) Apache Camel
4 1 (9.09%) HTML
4 1 (9.09%) Django
4 1 (9.09%) Apache CXF
4 1 (9.09%) RESTful
4 1 (9.09%) Tivoli Directory Integrator
4 1 (9.09%) HTML5
4 1 (9.09%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 1 (9.09%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 2 (18.18%) UNIX
1 2 (18.18%) Android
1 2 (18.18%) Apple iOS
2 1 (9.09%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (63.64%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (54.55%) Scrum
3 5 (45.45%) Continuous Integration
3 5 (45.45%) Open Source
4 2 (18.18%) BDD
4 2 (18.18%) Test Strategy
4 2 (18.18%) Test Automation
4 2 (18.18%) Mobile Commerce
5 1 (9.09%) E-business
5 1 (9.09%) SOA
5 1 (9.09%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (9.09%) Automated Testing
5 1 (9.09%) Incident Management
5 1 (9.09%) Release Management
5 1 (9.09%) Responsive Web Design
Programming Languages
1 3 (27.27%) Python
2 2 (18.18%) Objective-C
2 2 (18.18%) Groovy
3 1 (9.09%) R
3 1 (9.09%) JavaScript
3 1 (9.09%) Perl
3 1 (9.09%) SQL
3 1 (9.09%) VBA
Qualifications
1 1 (9.09%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (9.09%) WCAG
System Software
1 1 (9.09%) Active Directory
1 1 (9.09%) Tivoli Directory Server
Systems Management
1 1 (9.09%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 1 (9.09%) Adobe