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 26 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
26 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Java
Cambridgeshire / Peterborough
Rank 4 18 27
Rank change year-on-year
+14 +9
Contract jobs citing Java 19 2 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Peterborough 21.59% 2.27% 0.71%
As % of the Programming Languages category 47.50% 10.53% 2.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 1 1
Median daily rate £400 £500 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-20.00% +5.26%
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £408 £390
% change year-on-year
+4.29% +4.48%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.50 £42.50 £36.95
% change year-on-year
-4.70% +15.02%

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
40 19 35
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Peterborough 45.45% 21.59% 25.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 29 5 29
Median daily rate £400 £460 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-13.04% +22.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £226 £313
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £492 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 0
Median hourly rate - £32.50 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.50 £40.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +11.11%

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 26 February 2017.

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 26 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 Peterborough region with a requirement for Java.

1 18 (47.37%) Web Services
1 18 (47.37%) Finance
2 16 (42.11%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (42.11%) .NET
3 14 (36.84%) Selenium
3 14 (36.84%) Automation Testing
4 13 (34.21%) Jenkins
4 13 (34.21%) Appium
4 13 (34.21%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 13 (34.21%) WebDriver
4 13 (34.21%) Eclipse
4 13 (34.21%) TDD
5 11 (28.95%) SQL
6 10 (26.32%) Oracle
6 10 (26.32%) Analytical Skills
6 10 (26.32%) JBehave
7 9 (23.68%) PL/SQL
7 9 (23.68%) SOA
7 9 (23.68%) Back Office
8 8 (21.05%) Regression Testing
8 8 (21.05%) Banking
8 8 (21.05%) Defect Management
8 8 (21.05%) Cucumber
8 8 (21.05%) Test Scripting
8 8 (21.05%) QA
9 7 (18.42%) ASP.NET
10 6 (15.79%) OO
10 6 (15.79%) J2EE
10 6 (15.79%) HTML
10 6 (15.79%) JavaScript

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 4 (10.53%) BizTalk Server
2 3 (7.89%) JBoss
3 2 (5.26%) IBM Notes
3 2 (5.26%) SharePoint
3 2 (5.26%) Skype for Business
4 1 (2.63%) Oracle SOA Suite
Communications & Networking
1 4 (10.53%) HTTP
2 3 (7.89%) Firewall
3 2 (5.26%) Internet
3 2 (5.26%) Skype
3 2 (5.26%) VoIP
3 2 (5.26%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (10.53%) Big Data
2 3 (7.89%) SQL Server
2 3 (7.89%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (5.26%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 14 (36.84%) Selenium
2 13 (34.21%) Appium
2 13 (34.21%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 13 (34.21%) Eclipse
2 13 (34.21%) Jenkins
2 13 (34.21%) WebDriver
3 10 (26.32%) JBehave
4 8 (21.05%) Cucumber
5 2 (5.26%) JUnit
6 1 (2.63%) JDeveloper
General
1 18 (47.37%) Finance
2 9 (23.68%) Back Office
3 8 (21.05%) Banking
4 5 (13.16%) Manufacturing
5 2 (5.26%) Dutch Language
5 2 (5.26%) German Language
5 2 (5.26%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 13 (34.21%) Analyst
1 13 (34.21%) Test Analyst
2 11 (28.95%) Architect
3 7 (18.42%) Solutions Architect
4 5 (13.16%) Developer
5 4 (10.53%) Automation Test Analyst
5 4 (10.53%) Java Architect
5 4 (10.53%) Oracle Developer
6 3 (7.89%) Agile Test Analyst
6 3 (7.89%) J2EE Architect
6 3 (7.89%) Java Engineer
6 3 (7.89%) Java/J2EE Architect
6 3 (7.89%) QA Analyst
6 3 (7.89%) QA Test Analyst
6 3 (7.89%) Test Engineer
6 3 (7.89%) Web Architect
6 3 (7.89%) Web Engineer
7 2 (5.26%) .NET Architect
7 2 (5.26%) Environment Manager
7 2 (5.26%) Software Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (47.37%) Web Services
2 16 (42.11%) .NET
3 7 (18.42%) ASP.NET
4 6 (15.79%) Apache Flex
4 6 (15.79%) Hibernate
4 6 (15.79%) HTML
4 6 (15.79%) J2EE
4 6 (15.79%) Spring
5 5 (13.16%) Oracle ADF
6 4 (10.53%) ASP.NET Web API
7 3 (7.89%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 10 (26.32%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (5.26%) Smartphone
3 1 (2.63%) AS400
3 1 (2.63%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 5 (13.16%) Linux
1 5 (13.16%) Windows
2 4 (10.53%) VMS
3 3 (7.89%) Windows Server
3 3 (7.89%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (42.11%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (36.84%) Automation Testing
3 13 (34.21%) TDD
4 9 (23.68%) SOA
5 8 (21.05%) Defect Management
5 8 (21.05%) Regression Testing
5 8 (21.05%) Test Scripting
6 6 (15.79%) Information Security
6 6 (15.79%) OO
6 6 (15.79%) Presales
7 5 (13.16%) Change Management
7 5 (13.16%) ITIL
7 5 (13.16%) ITSM
7 5 (13.16%) Manual Testing
7 5 (13.16%) Microservices
7 5 (13.16%) Software Testing
7 5 (13.16%) Test Automation
7 5 (13.16%) TOGAF
8 4 (10.53%) Unit Testing
9 3 (7.89%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 11 (28.95%) SQL
2 9 (23.68%) PL/SQL
3 6 (15.79%) JavaScript
4 5 (13.16%) Python
4 5 (13.16%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 3 (7.89%) Degree
1 3 (7.89%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (21.05%) QA
2 2 (5.26%) Data Quality
2 2 (5.26%) GDPR
System Software
1 2 (5.26%) VMware ESXi
1 2 (5.26%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 10 (26.32%) Oracle
2 6 (15.79%) Adobe
3 3 (7.89%) Microsoft
4 2 (5.26%) Avaya
4 2 (5.26%) Lotus
4 2 (5.26%) VMware
5 1 (2.63%) Rackspace
5 1 (2.63%) Temenos
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