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 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
28 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Java
Rank 12 22 17
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -5
Contract jobs citing Java 9 2 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Peterborough 8.57% 1.64% 5.81%
As % of the Programming Languages category 25.71% 3.57% 15.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 2 3
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£450 £448 £160
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.44% +180.00%
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £26.40
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.38 £35.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+15.37% -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
35 56 66
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Peterborough 33.33% 45.90% 38.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 31 27
Average daily rate £375 £313 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.00% -10.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £210 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £375 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £351 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+0.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 7 5
Average hourly rate - £32.50 £26.40
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +23.10%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+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
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 July 2015, 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 8 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
1 8 (57.14%) Hadoop
2 7 (50.00%) Apache Hive
2 7 (50.00%) Apache Pig
3 6 (42.86%) Sqoop
3 6 (42.86%) Big Data
3 6 (42.86%) Scrum
3 6 (42.86%) E-Commerce
3 6 (42.86%) OO
3 6 (42.86%) HDFS
3 6 (42.86%) Impala
3 6 (42.86%) Scala
3 6 (42.86%) Apache Spark
4 4 (28.57%) Finance
4 4 (28.57%) TDD
5 3 (21.43%) Spring
5 3 (21.43%) Git (software)
5 3 (21.43%) Cloudera
6 2 (14.29%) WebSphere MQ
6 2 (14.29%) Middleware
6 2 (14.29%) EAI
6 2 (14.29%) Apache
6 2 (14.29%) Web Services
6 2 (14.29%) CSS
6 2 (14.29%) SQL
6 2 (14.29%) HTML
6 2 (14.29%) SQL Server
6 2 (14.29%) Performance Tuning
6 2 (14.29%) Linux
6 2 (14.29%) Database Tuning

Java
Top Related IT Skills in Peterborough by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 2015, 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 7 (50.00%) Apache Pig
2 6 (42.86%) Apache Spark
3 2 (14.29%) Apache
4 1 (7.14%) SharePoint
4 1 (7.14%) Apache Solr
4 1 (7.14%) SharePoint 2010
4 1 (7.14%) IIS
Business Applications
1 1 (7.14%) Dynamics AX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (57.14%) Hadoop
2 7 (50.00%) Apache Hive
3 6 (42.86%) Big Data
3 6 (42.86%) Sqoop
3 6 (42.86%) Impala
4 2 (14.29%) SQL Server
5 1 (7.14%) Data Mining
5 1 (7.14%) RDBMS
5 1 (7.14%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (7.14%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (7.14%) MongoDB
5 1 (7.14%) Microsoft Power View
5 1 (7.14%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 3 (21.43%) Git (software)
2 1 (7.14%) Grunt
2 1 (7.14%) Bower
2 1 (7.14%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 1 (7.14%) Eclipse
General
1 4 (28.57%) Finance
Job Titles
1 11 (78.57%) Developer
2 6 (42.86%) Hadoop Developer
3 3 (21.43%) Java Developer
4 1 (7.14%) Development Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Senior Development Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Hadoop Administrator
4 1 (7.14%) Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) Solutions Architect
4 1 (7.14%) Administrator
4 1 (7.14%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (21.43%) Spring
2 2 (14.29%) WebSphere MQ
2 2 (14.29%) Middleware
2 2 (14.29%) CSS
2 2 (14.29%) HTML
2 2 (14.29%) Web Services
3 1 (7.14%) XML
3 1 (7.14%) .NET
3 1 (7.14%) J2EE
3 1 (7.14%) JDBC
3 1 (7.14%) JSP
3 1 (7.14%) Struts
3 1 (7.14%) Hibernate
3 1 (7.14%) Ajax
3 1 (7.14%) HTML5
3 1 (7.14%) CSS3
3 1 (7.14%) AngularJS
Operating Systems
1 2 (14.29%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (42.86%) OO
2 6 (42.86%) E-Commerce
2 6 (42.86%) Scrum
3 4 (28.57%) TDD
4 2 (14.29%) Enterprise Architecture
4 2 (14.29%) EAI
4 2 (14.29%) Performance Tuning
4 2 (14.29%) Mentoring
4 2 (14.29%) Continuous Delivery
4 2 (14.29%) Load Testing
4 2 (14.29%) Database Tuning
4 2 (14.29%) Network Architecture
5 1 (7.14%) MapReduce
5 1 (7.14%) Integration Testing
5 1 (7.14%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (7.14%) Workflow
5 1 (7.14%) ERP
5 1 (7.14%) Resource Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (42.86%) Scala
2 2 (14.29%) SQL
3 1 (7.14%) T-SQL
3 1 (7.14%) JavaScript
3 1 (7.14%) PHP
System Software
1 6 (42.86%) HDFS
2 1 (7.14%) Veritas Cluster Server
Vendors
1 3 (21.43%) Cloudera
2 2 (14.29%) MuleSoft
3 1 (7.14%) Nintex
3 1 (7.14%) Microsoft
3 1 (7.14%) JD Edwards
3 1 (7.14%) ATG
3 1 (7.14%) Endeca
3 1 (7.14%) hybris