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 23 January 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
23 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Java
Cambridgeshire / Peterborough
Rank 7 18 25
Rank change year-on-year
+11 +7
Contract jobs citing Java 14 2 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Peterborough 15.73% 2.15% 3.92%
As % of the Programming Languages category 34.15% 14.29% 11.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 1 4
Median daily rate £350 £325 £488
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% -33.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £325 £414
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £325 £535
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £413 £400
% change year-on-year
+3.03% +3.12%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £39.88 £42.84 £37.50
% change year-on-year
-6.91% +14.22%

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
41 14 54
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Peterborough 46.07% 15.05% 35.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 30 9 47
Median daily rate £400 £280 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+42.85% -30.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £210 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £458 £443 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £385 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.50 £40.00 £35.50
% change year-on-year
+1.25% +12.67%

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 23 January 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 23 January 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 16 (51.61%) Finance
2 14 (45.16%) .NET
2 14 (45.16%) Web Services
3 13 (41.94%) Agile Software Development
3 13 (41.94%) Selenium
3 13 (41.94%) Automation Testing
4 12 (38.71%) Jenkins
4 12 (38.71%) Analytical Skills
4 12 (38.71%) Appium
4 12 (38.71%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 12 (38.71%) WebDriver
4 12 (38.71%) TDD
4 12 (38.71%) Eclipse
5 9 (29.03%) Back Office
5 9 (29.03%) JBehave
6 8 (25.81%) Cucumber
6 8 (25.81%) Test Scripting
6 8 (25.81%) QA
6 8 (25.81%) Regression Testing
6 8 (25.81%) Oracle ADF
6 8 (25.81%) Linux
6 8 (25.81%) Python
6 8 (25.81%) Oracle
6 8 (25.81%) PL/SQL
6 8 (25.81%) SQL
6 8 (25.81%) VB.NET
7 7 (22.58%) ITSM
7 7 (22.58%) Change Management
7 7 (22.58%) Manufacturing
8 6 (19.35%) Banking

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
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
Development Applications
1 13 (41.94%) Selenium
2 12 (38.71%) Appium
2 12 (38.71%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 12 (38.71%) Eclipse
2 12 (38.71%) Jenkins
2 12 (38.71%) WebDriver
3 9 (29.03%) JBehave
4 8 (25.81%) Cucumber
5 1 (3.23%) JDeveloper
5 1 (3.23%) JUnit
General
1 16 (51.61%) Finance
2 9 (29.03%) Back Office
3 7 (22.58%) Manufacturing
4 6 (19.35%) Banking
5 2 (6.45%) Dutch Language
5 2 (6.45%) German Language
5 2 (6.45%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 12 (38.71%) Analyst
1 12 (38.71%) Test Analyst
2 8 (25.81%) Developer
3 6 (19.35%) Oracle Developer
4 4 (12.90%) Architect
4 4 (12.90%) Automation Test Analyst
5 3 (9.68%) Agile Test Analyst
5 3 (9.68%) J2EE Architect
5 3 (9.68%) Java Architect
5 3 (9.68%) Java Engineer
5 3 (9.68%) Java/J2EE Architect
5 3 (9.68%) QA Analyst
5 3 (9.68%) QA Test Analyst
5 3 (9.68%) Web Architect
5 3 (9.68%) Web Engineer
6 2 (6.45%) .NET Architect
6 2 (6.45%) 1st Line Support
6 2 (6.45%) Service Architect
6 2 (6.45%) Software Tester
6 2 (6.45%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (45.16%) .NET
1 14 (45.16%) Web Services
2 8 (25.81%) Oracle ADF
3 5 (16.13%) Apache Flex
3 5 (16.13%) ASP.NET
3 5 (16.13%) Hibernate
3 5 (16.13%) HTML
3 5 (16.13%) J2EE
3 5 (16.13%) Spring
4 1 (3.23%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 12 (38.71%) 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 13 (41.94%) Agile Software Development
1 13 (41.94%) Automation Testing
2 12 (38.71%) TDD
3 8 (25.81%) Regression Testing
3 8 (25.81%) Test Scripting
4 7 (22.58%) Change Management
4 7 (22.58%) ITSM
5 6 (19.35%) SOA
5 6 (19.35%) Unit Testing
6 5 (16.13%) Defect Management
6 5 (16.13%) Information Security
6 5 (16.13%) OO
6 5 (16.13%) Presales
6 5 (16.13%) Test Automation
6 5 (16.13%) TOGAF
7 4 (12.90%) Manual Testing
8 3 (9.68%) BDD
8 3 (9.68%) Software Testing
9 2 (6.45%) ITIL
9 2 (6.45%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (25.81%) PL/SQL
1 8 (25.81%) Python
1 8 (25.81%) SQL
1 8 (25.81%) VB.NET
2 5 (16.13%) JavaScript
3 1 (3.23%) C#
Qualifications
1 2 (6.45%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (25.81%) QA
Vendors
1 8 (25.81%) Oracle
2 5 (16.13%) Adobe
3 2 (6.45%) Avaya
3 2 (6.45%) Lotus
4 1 (3.23%) Rackspace