The table below looks at the statistics for Java skills in IT contracts advertised for the Peterborough region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Java over the 3 months to 6 December 2016 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
6 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Java
Rank 6 20 26
Rank change year-on-year
+14 +6
Contract jobs citing Java 22 6 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Peterborough 15.83% 4.92% 4.23%
As % of the Programming Languages category 33.85% 21.43% 11.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 5 5
Median daily rate £300 £450 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-33.33% -5.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £289 £365
10% offered a daily rate of more than £424 £505 £530
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £425 £400
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £45.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £40.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Java
Cambridgeshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in contract jobs advertised in the Peterborough region.

Programming Languages Category
Peterborough
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
65 28 69
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Peterborough 46.76% 22.95% 36.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 40 24 51
Median daily rate £300 £380 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-21.05% -5.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £248 £275 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £428 £458 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 4
Median hourly rate £45.00 - £35.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £38.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +10.00%

Java
Jobs Demand Trend in Peterborough

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Peterborough region citing Java as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Programming Languages category.

Java Jobs Demand Trend in Peterborough

Java
Daily Rate Trend in Peterborough

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Java across the Peterborough region.

Java Daily Rate Trend in Peterborough

Java
Daily Rate Histogram in Peterborough

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Java across the Peterborough region over the 3 months to 6 December 2016.

Java Daily Rate Histogram in Peterborough

Java
Hourly Rate Trend in Peterborough

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Java across the Peterborough region.

Java Hourly Rate Trend in Peterborough

Java
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Peterborough

For the 6 months to 6 December 2016, 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 Peterborough region with a requirement for Java.

1 16 (51.61%) Web Services
2 14 (45.16%) Finance
3 13 (41.94%) .NET
4 12 (38.71%) Agile Software Development
5 11 (35.48%) Analytical Skills
6 10 (32.26%) Automation Testing
6 10 (32.26%) Selenium
6 10 (32.26%) SQL
7 9 (29.03%) Eclipse
7 9 (29.03%) TDD
7 9 (29.03%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 9 (29.03%) WebDriver
7 9 (29.03%) Appium
7 9 (29.03%) Jenkins
8 8 (25.81%) Oracle ADF
8 8 (25.81%) Oracle
8 8 (25.81%) Linux
8 8 (25.81%) Python
8 8 (25.81%) VB.NET
8 8 (25.81%) PL/SQL
9 7 (22.58%) SOA
9 7 (22.58%) Manufacturing
9 7 (22.58%) Back Office
9 7 (22.58%) Change Management
9 7 (22.58%) ITSM
10 6 (19.35%) Regression Testing
10 6 (19.35%) JBehave
10 6 (19.35%) Cucumber
10 6 (19.35%) Unit Testing
10 6 (19.35%) Test Scripting

Java
Top Related IT Skills in Peterborough 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 2 (6.45%) BizTalk Server
1 2 (6.45%) IBM Notes
1 2 (6.45%) SharePoint
1 2 (6.45%) Skype for Business
2 1 (3.23%) Apache Solr
2 1 (3.23%) WebSphere
Business Applications
1 1 (3.23%) Temenos T24
Communications & Networking
1 2 (6.45%) Internet
1 2 (6.45%) Skype
1 2 (6.45%) VoIP
1 2 (6.45%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.23%) DB2
Development Applications
1 10 (32.26%) Selenium
2 9 (29.03%) Appium
2 9 (29.03%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 9 (29.03%) Eclipse
2 9 (29.03%) Jenkins
2 9 (29.03%) WebDriver
3 6 (19.35%) Cucumber
3 6 (19.35%) JBehave
4 1 (3.23%) JDeveloper
General
1 14 (45.16%) Finance
2 7 (22.58%) Back Office
2 7 (22.58%) Manufacturing
3 5 (16.13%) Banking
4 2 (6.45%) Dutch Language
4 2 (6.45%) German Language
4 2 (6.45%) Spanish Language
5 1 (3.23%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 9 (29.03%) Analyst
1 9 (29.03%) Developer
1 9 (29.03%) Test Analyst
2 7 (22.58%) Architect
3 6 (19.35%) Oracle Developer
4 4 (12.90%) Web Architect
5 3 (9.68%) Agile Test Analyst
5 3 (9.68%) J2EE Architect
5 3 (9.68%) Java Architect
5 3 (9.68%) Java/J2EE Architect
5 3 (9.68%) Solutions Architect
6 2 (6.45%) .NET Architect
6 2 (6.45%) 1st Line Support
6 2 (6.45%) QA Analyst
6 2 (6.45%) QA Test Analyst
6 2 (6.45%) Service Architect
6 2 (6.45%) Service Desk Support
6 2 (6.45%) Software Tester
6 2 (6.45%) Tester
6 2 (6.45%) Web Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (51.61%) Web Services
2 13 (41.94%) .NET
3 8 (25.81%) Oracle ADF
4 5 (16.13%) HTML
4 5 (16.13%) J2EE
5 4 (12.90%) Apache Flex
5 4 (12.90%) ASP.NET
5 4 (12.90%) Hibernate
5 4 (12.90%) Spring
6 2 (6.45%) Java EE
6 2 (6.45%) XML
7 1 (3.23%) .NET Framework
7 1 (3.23%) CSS
7 1 (3.23%) EJB
7 1 (3.23%) JavaBeans
7 1 (3.23%) JSP
7 1 (3.23%) RESTful
7 1 (3.23%) SOAP
7 1 (3.23%) UDDI
7 1 (3.23%) WSDL
Miscellaneous
1 11 (35.48%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (6.45%) Smartphone
3 1 (3.23%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 8 (25.81%) Linux
2 2 (6.45%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (38.71%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (32.26%) Automation Testing
3 9 (29.03%) TDD
4 7 (22.58%) Change Management
4 7 (22.58%) ITSM
4 7 (22.58%) SOA
5 6 (19.35%) Regression Testing
5 6 (19.35%) Test Scripting
5 6 (19.35%) Unit Testing
6 4 (12.90%) Defect Management
6 4 (12.90%) Information Security
6 4 (12.90%) OO
6 4 (12.90%) Presales
6 4 (12.90%) Test Automation
6 4 (12.90%) TOGAF
7 3 (9.68%) BDD
7 3 (9.68%) Software Testing
8 2 (6.45%) Manual Testing
8 2 (6.45%) SDLC
8 2 (6.45%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 10 (32.26%) SQL
2 8 (25.81%) PL/SQL
2 8 (25.81%) Python
2 8 (25.81%) VB.NET
3 4 (12.90%) JavaScript
4 1 (3.23%) C#
Qualifications
1 1 (3.23%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (19.35%) QA
Vendors
1 8 (25.81%) Oracle
2 4 (12.90%) Adobe
3 2 (6.45%) Avaya
3 2 (6.45%) Lotus
4 1 (3.23%) Endeca
4 1 (3.23%) hybris
4 1 (3.23%) Rackspace