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 July 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
26 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Java
Rank 13 14 22
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +8
Contract jobs citing Java 6 9 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Peterborough 6.06% 8.11% 1.69%
As % of the Programming Languages category 20.00% 25.00% 3.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 6 2
Median daily rate £450 £450 £448
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +0.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £356 £450 £446
10% offered a daily rate of more than £563 £450 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £40.38 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-10.84% +15.37%
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
30 36 54
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Peterborough 30.30% 32.43% 45.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 28 30
Median daily rate £400 £355 £318
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.67% +11.81%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £340 £213 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £375
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 7
Median hourly rate £31.00 - £32.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £37.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%

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 July 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 26 July 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 9 (64.29%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (50.00%) Web Services
3 6 (42.86%) CSS
3 6 (42.86%) SQL
3 6 (42.86%) REST
4 5 (35.71%) Web Application Development
4 5 (35.71%) SDLC
4 5 (35.71%) JavaScript
4 5 (35.71%) SOA
4 5 (35.71%) XML
4 5 (35.71%) UML
4 5 (35.71%) Java EE
5 4 (28.57%) QA
5 4 (28.57%) Selenium
5 4 (28.57%) Continuous Integration
5 4 (28.57%) Manual Testing
5 4 (28.57%) Git (software)
5 4 (28.57%) Automated Testing
5 4 (28.57%) Ruby
5 4 (28.57%) Scrum
5 4 (28.57%) TDD
5 4 (28.57%) NUnit
5 4 (28.57%) Python
5 4 (28.57%) C#
5 4 (28.57%) C++
5 4 (28.57%) SQL Server
5 4 (28.57%) JUnit
5 4 (28.57%) RDBMS
5 4 (28.57%) Continuous Delivery
5 4 (28.57%) Jenkins

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 (14.29%) WebSphere
2 1 (7.14%) Apache Solr
2 1 (7.14%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 1 (7.14%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (7.14%) Cognos TM1
1 1 (7.14%) Dynamics AX
1 1 (7.14%) ResourceLink
1 1 (7.14%) SAP Oil and Gas
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (28.57%) RDBMS
1 4 (28.57%) Relational Database
1 4 (28.57%) SQL Server
2 2 (14.29%) DB2
Development Applications
1 4 (28.57%) Cucumber
1 4 (28.57%) Git (software)
1 4 (28.57%) Jenkins
1 4 (28.57%) JUnit
1 4 (28.57%) NUnit
1 4 (28.57%) RSpec
1 4 (28.57%) Selenium
1 4 (28.57%) WebDriver
General
1 2 (14.29%) Finance
2 1 (7.14%) Electronics
2 1 (7.14%) Front Office
2 1 (7.14%) Manufacturing
2 1 (7.14%) Marketing
2 1 (7.14%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 6 (42.86%) Architect
2 5 (35.71%) Solutions Architect
3 4 (28.57%) QA Tester
3 4 (28.57%) Tester
4 2 (14.29%) Developer
4 2 (14.29%) Java Developer
4 2 (14.29%) Web Architect
5 1 (7.14%) Full Stack Developer
5 1 (7.14%) HTML Developer
5 1 (7.14%) Integration Architect
5 1 (7.14%) JavaScript Developer
5 1 (7.14%) JSP Developer
5 1 (7.14%) Project Manager
5 1 (7.14%) Technical Manager
5 1 (7.14%) Technical Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (50.00%) Web Services
2 6 (42.86%) CSS
2 6 (42.86%) REST
3 5 (35.71%) Java EE
3 5 (35.71%) XML
4 4 (28.57%) Gherkin
5 2 (14.29%) EJB
5 2 (14.29%) HTML
5 2 (14.29%) HTML5
5 2 (14.29%) JavaBeans
5 2 (14.29%) JSP
5 2 (14.29%) RESTful
5 2 (14.29%) SOAP
5 2 (14.29%) UDDI
5 2 (14.29%) WSDL
6 1 (7.14%) .NET
6 1 (7.14%) J2EE
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (64.29%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (35.71%) SDLC
2 5 (35.71%) SOA
2 5 (35.71%) UML
2 5 (35.71%) Web Application Development
3 4 (28.57%) Automated Testing
3 4 (28.57%) BDD
3 4 (28.57%) Continuous Delivery
3 4 (28.57%) Continuous Integration
3 4 (28.57%) Manual Testing
3 4 (28.57%) Scrum
3 4 (28.57%) TDD
4 2 (14.29%) Data Modelling
4 2 (14.29%) E-Commerce
4 2 (14.29%) Responsive Web Design
5 1 (7.14%) API Design
5 1 (7.14%) BPMN
5 1 (7.14%) Digital Marketing
5 1 (7.14%) ERP
5 1 (7.14%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 6 (42.86%) SQL
2 5 (35.71%) JavaScript
3 4 (28.57%) C#
3 4 (28.57%) C++
3 4 (28.57%) Python
3 4 (28.57%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 1 (7.14%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (28.57%) QA
2 1 (7.14%) SLA
Vendors
1 2 (14.29%) SAP
2 1 (7.14%) Cognos
2 1 (7.14%) Endeca
2 1 (7.14%) hybris
2 1 (7.14%) IBM
2 1 (7.14%) JD Edwards
2 1 (7.14%) ServiceNow