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 5 May 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
5 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Java
Rank 18 29 11
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -18
Contract jobs citing Java 8 2 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Peterborough 6.35% 1.39% 3.61%
As % of the Programming Languages category 23.53% 3.39% 14.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 1 2
Average daily rate
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£450 £175 £488
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+157.14% -64.10%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £175 £478
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £175 £498
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £40.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
- +17.64%
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
34 59 21
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Peterborough 26.98% 40.97% 25.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 30 26 10
Average daily rate £306 £355 £225
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-13.73% +57.77%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £330 £325
% change year-on-year
+6.06% +1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Average hourly rate - £26.97 £32.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -15.71%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £36.40 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-1.09% +4.00%

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 5 May 2015.

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 5 May 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 9 (64.29%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (42.86%) Hadoop
3 5 (35.71%) Apache Hive
3 5 (35.71%) Apache Pig
4 4 (28.57%) Sqoop
4 4 (28.57%) HDFS
4 4 (28.57%) Impala
4 4 (28.57%) Big Data
4 4 (28.57%) Scala
4 4 (28.57%) Apache Spark
4 4 (28.57%) Scrum
4 4 (28.57%) Finance
4 4 (28.57%) SQL
4 4 (28.57%) .NET
4 4 (28.57%) E-Commerce
5 3 (21.43%) Business Intelligence
5 3 (21.43%) QuickTest Pro
5 3 (21.43%) OO
5 3 (21.43%) SQL Server
5 3 (21.43%) QA
5 3 (21.43%) Selenium
5 3 (21.43%) WebDriver
5 3 (21.43%) SQL Server 2008
5 3 (21.43%) Test Automation
5 3 (21.43%) Performance Tuning
6 2 (14.29%) Mentoring
6 2 (14.29%) Network Architecture
6 2 (14.29%) Load Testing
6 2 (14.29%) Database Tuning
6 2 (14.29%) Git (software)

Java
Top Related IT Skills in Peterborough by Category

For the 6 months to 5 May 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 5 (35.71%) Apache Pig
2 4 (28.57%) Apache Spark
3 2 (14.29%) Apache
4 1 (7.14%) SharePoint
4 1 (7.14%) Apache Solr
Business Applications
1 2 (14.29%) Dynamics AX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (42.86%) Hadoop
2 5 (35.71%) Apache Hive
3 4 (28.57%) Sqoop
3 4 (28.57%) Impala
3 4 (28.57%) Big Data
4 3 (21.43%) SQL Server
4 3 (21.43%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (14.29%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 2 (14.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 2 (14.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 2 (14.29%) OLAP
6 1 (7.14%) Data Mining
6 1 (7.14%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (7.14%) DTS
6 1 (7.14%) RDBMS
6 1 (7.14%) ROLAP
6 1 (7.14%) MySQL
6 1 (7.14%) OLAP Cube
6 1 (7.14%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (7.14%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 3 (21.43%) QuickTest Pro
1 3 (21.43%) Selenium
1 3 (21.43%) WebDriver
2 2 (14.29%) Git (software)
3 1 (7.14%) Visual Studio
3 1 (7.14%) FitNesse
3 1 (7.14%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (7.14%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 4 (28.57%) Finance
2 2 (14.29%) Telecoms
2 2 (14.29%) Banking
3 1 (7.14%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 9 (64.29%) Developer
2 4 (28.57%) Hadoop Developer
2 4 (28.57%) Architect
3 3 (21.43%) Test Architect
4 2 (14.29%) Test Automation Architect
4 2 (14.29%) Business Intelligence Developer
5 1 (7.14%) Software Developer
5 1 (7.14%) Junior
5 1 (7.14%) Graduate
5 1 (7.14%) Junior Software Developer
5 1 (7.14%) Java Developer
5 1 (7.14%) SQL Developer
5 1 (7.14%) Junior Developer
5 1 (7.14%) Graduate Software Developer
5 1 (7.14%) Graduate Developer
5 1 (7.14%) Business Developer
5 1 (7.14%) Solutions Architect
5 1 (7.14%) Administrator
5 1 (7.14%) IT Graduate
5 1 (7.14%) Lead Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (28.57%) .NET
2 1 (7.14%) HTML
2 1 (7.14%) J2EE
2 1 (7.14%) CSS
2 1 (7.14%) JDBC
2 1 (7.14%) JSP
2 1 (7.14%) Struts
2 1 (7.14%) XML
2 1 (7.14%) Hibernate
2 1 (7.14%) Ajax
2 1 (7.14%) Spring
2 1 (7.14%) MDX
Miscellaneous
1 1 (7.14%) Computer Science
1 1 (7.14%) Open Source
1 1 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (7.14%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (64.29%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (28.57%) Scrum
2 4 (28.57%) E-Commerce
3 3 (21.43%) Business Intelligence
3 3 (21.43%) OO
3 3 (21.43%) Test Automation
3 3 (21.43%) Performance Tuning
4 2 (14.29%) Mentoring
4 2 (14.29%) Network Architecture
4 2 (14.29%) Load Testing
4 2 (14.29%) Database Tuning
4 2 (14.29%) Continuous Delivery
4 2 (14.29%) Resource Management
4 2 (14.29%) Software Engineering
4 2 (14.29%) TDD
4 2 (14.29%) ERP
5 1 (7.14%) Data Modelling
5 1 (7.14%) ETL
5 1 (7.14%) Code Coverage
5 1 (7.14%) Integration Testing
Programming Languages
1 4 (28.57%) Scala
1 4 (28.57%) SQL
2 2 (14.29%) PHP
2 2 (14.29%) C#
3 1 (7.14%) C++
3 1 (7.14%) JavaScript
3 1 (7.14%) T-SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (21.43%) QA
System Software
1 4 (28.57%) HDFS
2 1 (7.14%) Veritas Cluster Server
Vendors
1 1 (7.14%) JD Edwards
1 1 (7.14%) SAP
1 1 (7.14%) ATG
1 1 (7.14%) Endeca
1 1 (7.14%) hybris
1 1 (7.14%) Cloudera