The table below looks at the statistics for Java skills in IT contracts advertised for the Norwich region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Java over the 3 months to 19 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
19 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Java
Norfolk / Norwich
Rank 11 7 17
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +10
Contract jobs citing Java 3 19 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Norwich 4.84% 13.57% 3.82%
As % of the Programming Languages category 13.04% 38.78% 17.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 12 3
Median daily rate £460 £425 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.23% +41.66%
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £409 £400
% change year-on-year
+3.91% +2.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £41.69 £36.95
% change year-on-year
-4.04% +12.82%

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
23 49 28
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Norwich 37.10% 35.00% 21.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 31 21
Median daily rate £325 £350 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.14% +3.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £271
10% offered a daily rate of more than £570 £450 £650
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 2
Median hourly rate £16.50 £29.00 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-43.10% +45.00%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.25 £40.00 £35.50
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +12.67%

Java
Jobs Demand Trend in Norwich

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Norwich region citing Java as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 19 February 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Java also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Norwich region with a requirement for Java.

1 7 (53.85%) Spring
1 7 (53.85%) Maven
1 7 (53.85%) Jenkins
2 6 (46.15%) Cucumber
2 6 (46.15%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (46.15%) JUnit
3 5 (38.46%) Red Hat
3 5 (38.46%) RESTful
3 5 (38.46%) Apache Camel
3 5 (38.46%) Apache ServiceMix
3 5 (38.46%) API Design
4 4 (30.77%) HTML
5 3 (23.08%) Linux
5 3 (23.08%) OO
5 3 (23.08%) JBoss
5 3 (23.08%) Apache
5 3 (23.08%) User Stories
5 3 (23.08%) BDD
6 2 (15.38%) Ajax
6 2 (15.38%) Velocity
6 2 (15.38%) WebSphere
6 2 (15.38%) Continuous Improvement
6 2 (15.38%) Front End Development
6 2 (15.38%) SOLID
6 2 (15.38%) Tomcat
6 2 (15.38%) LDAP
6 2 (15.38%) HTTP
6 2 (15.38%) TCP/IP
6 2 (15.38%) SSL
6 2 (15.38%) IBM

Java
Top Related IT Skills in Norwich by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 5 (38.46%) Apache ServiceMix
2 3 (23.08%) Apache
2 3 (23.08%) JBoss
3 2 (15.38%) Tomcat
3 2 (15.38%) WebSphere
4 1 (7.69%) CMS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (15.38%) HTTP
1 2 (15.38%) LDAP
1 2 (15.38%) SSL
1 2 (15.38%) TCP/IP
Development Applications
1 7 (53.85%) Jenkins
1 7 (53.85%) Maven
2 6 (46.15%) Cucumber
2 6 (46.15%) JUnit
3 1 (7.69%) Ant
3 1 (7.69%) Appcelerator Titanium
3 1 (7.69%) Git (software)
3 1 (7.69%) Subversion
General
1 1 (7.69%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (53.85%) Developer
2 6 (46.15%) Java Developer
3 5 (38.46%) Designer
4 1 (7.69%) Consultant
4 1 (7.69%) Developer/Software Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) DevOps Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 1 (7.69%) Front End Java Developer (Client-Side Java Developer)
4 1 (7.69%) HTML Developer
4 1 (7.69%) Java Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Java Software Developer
4 1 (7.69%) Java Software Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) JavaScript Developer
4 1 (7.69%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (53.85%) Spring
2 5 (38.46%) Apache Camel
2 5 (38.46%) RESTful
3 4 (30.77%) HTML
4 2 (15.38%) Ajax
4 2 (15.38%) CSS
4 2 (15.38%) J2EE
4 2 (15.38%) JSP
4 2 (15.38%) Velocity
5 1 (7.69%) jQuery
5 1 (7.69%) Ruby on Rails
5 1 (7.69%) SAML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (7.69%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 3 (23.08%) Linux
2 2 (15.38%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (46.15%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (38.46%) API Design
3 3 (23.08%) BDD
3 3 (23.08%) OO
3 3 (23.08%) User Stories
4 2 (15.38%) Continuous Improvement
4 2 (15.38%) Front End Development
4 2 (15.38%) Scrum
4 2 (15.38%) Software Engineering
4 2 (15.38%) SOLID
5 1 (7.69%) API Development
5 1 (7.69%) Content Management
5 1 (7.69%) Continuous Integration
5 1 (7.69%) DevOps
5 1 (7.69%) High Availability
5 1 (7.69%) Unit Testing
5 1 (7.69%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 2 (15.38%) JavaScript
2 1 (7.69%) Bash Shell
2 1 (7.69%) Ruby
Systems Management
1 2 (15.38%) Tivoli
2 1 (7.69%) Puppet
Vendors
1 5 (38.46%) Red Hat
2 2 (15.38%) IBM
3 1 (7.69%) Appcelerator