The table below looks at the statistics for Java skills in IT contracts advertised for the Peterborough region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Java over the 3 months to 28 November 2014 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
28 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java
Rank 26 8 16
Rank change year-on-year
-18 +8
Contract jobs citing Java 7 22 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Peterborough 3.74% 13.58% 7.36%
As % of the Programming Languages category 10.29% 32.84% 32.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 1 8
Average daily rate
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£444 £450 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.38% +5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £361 £450 £343
10% offered a daily rate of more than £535 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+14.20% +0.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £34.50 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+8.69% -4.16%
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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
68 67 37
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Peterborough 36.36% 41.36% 22.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 50 18 22
Average daily rate £388 £288 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+34.78% -17.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £225 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £350 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 3 0
Average hourly rate £35.00 £17.00 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+105.88% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £32.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -7.14%

Java
Jobs Demand Trend in Peterborough

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Java across the Peterborough region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 28 November 2014.

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 28 November 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Peterborough 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 5 (55.56%) QA
2 4 (44.44%) Finance
3 3 (33.33%) QuickTest Pro
3 3 (33.33%) C#
3 3 (33.33%) .NET
3 3 (33.33%) Selenium
3 3 (33.33%) Test Automation
3 3 (33.33%) WebDriver
3 3 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (22.22%) Banking
4 2 (22.22%) Telecoms
4 2 (22.22%) Computer Science
4 2 (22.22%) Software Engineering
4 2 (22.22%) Problem Management
4 2 (22.22%) Performance Testing
4 2 (22.22%) Unit Testing
4 2 (22.22%) Integration Testing
4 2 (22.22%) System Testing
4 2 (22.22%) C++
4 2 (22.22%) PHP
4 2 (22.22%) OO
4 2 (22.22%) Apache
4 2 (22.22%) WebLogic
4 2 (22.22%) IIS
4 2 (22.22%) Internet
4 2 (22.22%) Microsoft
5 1 (11.11%) Apple iOS
5 1 (11.11%) iOS SDK
5 1 (11.11%) Test Strategy
5 1 (11.11%) SQL Server 2012

Java
Top Related IT Skills in Peterborough by Category

For the 6 months to 28 November 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Peterborough 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 2 (22.22%) Apache
1 2 (22.22%) WebLogic
1 2 (22.22%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (11.11%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (11.11%) Dynamics AX
Communications & Networking
1 2 (22.22%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (11.11%) SQL Server 2012
1 1 (11.11%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (11.11%) DTS
1 1 (11.11%) ROLAP
1 1 (11.11%) MySQL
1 1 (11.11%) SQL Server
1 1 (11.11%) OLAP
1 1 (11.11%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (11.11%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 1 (11.11%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 1 (11.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 3 (33.33%) QuickTest Pro
1 3 (33.33%) Selenium
1 3 (33.33%) WebDriver
2 1 (11.11%) Xcode
2 1 (11.11%) JUnit
2 1 (11.11%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (11.11%) FitNesse
General
1 4 (44.44%) Finance
2 2 (22.22%) Banking
2 2 (22.22%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 5 (55.56%) Developer
2 3 (33.33%) Architect
2 3 (33.33%) Test Architect
3 2 (22.22%) Junior Software Developer
3 2 (22.22%) Junior Developer
3 2 (22.22%) Graduate Software Developer
3 2 (22.22%) Graduate Developer
3 2 (22.22%) IT Graduate
3 2 (22.22%) Graduate
3 2 (22.22%) Software Developer
3 2 (22.22%) Junior
3 2 (22.22%) Test Automation Architect
4 1 (11.11%) iOS Developer
4 1 (11.11%) Systems Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Java Developer
4 1 (11.11%) Systems Developer
4 1 (11.11%) SQL Developer
4 1 (11.11%) Mobile Applications Developer
4 1 (11.11%) Mobile Developer
4 1 (11.11%) Android Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (33.33%) .NET
2 1 (11.11%) iOS SDK
2 1 (11.11%) Android SDK
2 1 (11.11%) MDX
Miscellaneous
1 2 (22.22%) Computer Science
2 1 (11.11%) Mobile App
2 1 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (11.11%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 1 (11.11%) Apple iOS
1 1 (11.11%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (33.33%) Test Automation
1 3 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (22.22%) Software Engineering
2 2 (22.22%) Problem Management
2 2 (22.22%) Performance Testing
2 2 (22.22%) Unit Testing
2 2 (22.22%) Integration Testing
2 2 (22.22%) System Testing
2 2 (22.22%) OO
3 1 (11.11%) Test Strategy
3 1 (11.11%) Android Development
3 1 (11.11%) iOS Development
3 1 (11.11%) Performance Tuning
3 1 (11.11%) Code Coverage
3 1 (11.11%) ERP
3 1 (11.11%) Data Modelling
3 1 (11.11%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (11.11%) Test Scripting
3 1 (11.11%) Resource Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (33.33%) C#
2 2 (22.22%) C++
2 2 (22.22%) PHP
3 1 (11.11%) Objective-C
3 1 (11.11%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (11.11%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (55.56%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (22.22%) Microsoft
2 1 (11.11%) SAP
2 1 (11.11%) JD Edwards
Peterborough
Computer Futures
Rate: £300 - £400 per day + competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
Peterborough
The People Network
Rate: £1 per annum + contract, good rates
Posted: 11 days ago
Peterborough
The People Network
Rate: £1 per annum + Excellent rates
Posted: 14 days ago