The table below looks at the statistics for Java skills in IT contracts advertised for the Suffolk region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Java over the 3 months to 17 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
17 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Java
East of England / Suffolk
Rank 6 10 6
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -4
Contract jobs citing Java 31 17 35
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Suffolk 13.19% 11.97% 15.98%
As % of the Programming Languages category 32.63% 28.33% 33.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 13 24
Median daily rate £400 £475 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-15.78% +18.67%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £287 £400 £375
10% offered a daily rate of more than £505 £550 £450
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 £40.25 £42.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year
-5.29% +13.33%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in contract jobs advertised in the Suffolk region.

Programming Languages Category
Suffolk
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
95 60 103
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Suffolk 40.43% 42.25% 47.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 63 36 78
Median daily rate £360 £391 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.98% -2.18%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £301 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 0 0
Median hourly rate £12.10 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.00 £39.00 £35.18
% change year-on-year
+5.12% +10.87%

Java
Jobs Demand Trend in Suffolk

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Suffolk region citing Java as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Programming Languages category.

Java Jobs Demand Trend in Suffolk

Java
Daily Rate Trend in Suffolk

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Java across the Suffolk region.

Java Daily Rate Trend in Suffolk

Java
Daily Rate Histogram in Suffolk

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Java across the Suffolk region over the 3 months to 17 January 2017.

Java Daily Rate Histogram in Suffolk

Java
Hourly Rate Trend in Suffolk

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Java across the Suffolk region.

Java Hourly Rate Trend in Suffolk

Java
Contract Job Locations in Suffolk

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Java within the Suffolk region over the 3 months to 17 January 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Ipswich 0 26 £375 -21.05% 4
Java
East of England

Java
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Suffolk

For the 6 months to 17 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 Suffolk region with a requirement for Java.

1 24 (53.33%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (35.56%) HTML
2 16 (35.56%) Software Engineering
3 15 (33.33%) Spring
3 15 (33.33%) Relational Database
4 13 (28.89%) AngularJS
4 13 (28.89%) jQuery
4 13 (28.89%) SQL
5 12 (26.67%) JavaScript
5 12 (26.67%) Web Services
5 12 (26.67%) Client/Server
6 11 (24.44%) CSS
6 11 (24.44%) Ajax
7 10 (22.22%) HTML5
7 10 (22.22%) Hibernate
8 9 (20.00%) OO
8 9 (20.00%) Java EE
8 9 (20.00%) Big Data
9 8 (17.78%) Cloudera
9 8 (17.78%) Kafka
9 8 (17.78%) Apache Spark
9 8 (17.78%) JSON
9 8 (17.78%) Open Source
9 8 (17.78%) RESTful
9 8 (17.78%) JDBC
10 7 (15.56%) Oracle
10 7 (15.56%) Linux
10 7 (15.56%) Apache
10 7 (15.56%) ETL
10 7 (15.56%) D3.js

Java
Top Related IT Skills in Suffolk 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 8 (17.78%) Apache Spark
2 7 (15.56%) Apache
3 4 (8.89%) Elasticsearch
3 4 (8.89%) JBoss
3 4 (8.89%) Oracle Spatial
4 2 (4.44%) Alfresco
4 2 (4.44%) WebLogic
4 2 (4.44%) WebSphere
5 1 (2.22%) Apache Pig
5 1 (2.22%) Confluence
5 1 (2.22%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.44%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (2.22%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 5 (11.11%) Firewall
1 5 (11.11%) IPv4
1 5 (11.11%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (33.33%) Relational Database
2 9 (20.00%) Big Data
3 7 (15.56%) HBase
4 3 (6.67%) NoSQL
4 3 (6.67%) PostgreSQL
4 3 (6.67%) RDBMS
5 2 (4.44%) Hadoop
6 1 (2.22%) Amazon DynamoDB
6 1 (2.22%) Apache Hive
6 1 (2.22%) MongoDB
6 1 (2.22%) Neo4j
6 1 (2.22%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 5 (11.11%) Eclipse
2 3 (6.67%) Git (software)
2 3 (6.67%) HP UFT
2 3 (6.67%) JUnit
2 3 (6.67%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (4.44%) EasyMock
3 2 (4.44%) Maven
3 2 (4.44%) Selenium
4 1 (2.22%) Ant
4 1 (2.22%) Jasmine
4 1 (2.22%) JBehave
4 1 (2.22%) Jenkins
4 1 (2.22%) JIRA
4 1 (2.22%) Karma Test Runner
4 1 (2.22%) MyEclipse
4 1 (2.22%) Protractor
4 1 (2.22%) Redmine
4 1 (2.22%) Subversion
4 1 (2.22%) WinRunner
General
1 5 (11.11%) Telecoms
2 4 (8.89%) Finance
3 2 (4.44%) Manufacturing
3 2 (4.44%) Retail
Job Titles
1 26 (57.78%) Developer
2 20 (44.44%) Java Developer
3 8 (17.78%) Architect
4 6 (13.33%) Agile Developer
4 6 (13.33%) Agile Java Developer
4 6 (13.33%) Big Data Engineer
5 5 (11.11%) Java Engineer
5 5 (11.11%) Senior Developer
5 5 (11.11%) Senior Java Developer
5 5 (11.11%) Solutions Architect
6 4 (8.89%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 4 (8.89%) Java Architect
6 4 (8.89%) Software Engineer
7 3 (6.67%) Angular Developer
7 3 (6.67%) Applications Architect
7 3 (6.67%) Automation Tester
7 3 (6.67%) Cloud Engineer
7 3 (6.67%) Data Engineer
7 3 (6.67%) Senior Agile Developer
7 3 (6.67%) Senior Agile Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (35.56%) HTML
2 15 (33.33%) Spring
3 13 (28.89%) AngularJS
3 13 (28.89%) jQuery
4 12 (26.67%) Web Services
5 11 (24.44%) Ajax
5 11 (24.44%) CSS
6 10 (22.22%) Hibernate
6 10 (22.22%) HTML5
7 9 (20.00%) Java EE
8 8 (17.78%) JDBC
8 8 (17.78%) JSON
8 8 (17.78%) Kafka
8 8 (17.78%) RESTful
9 7 (15.56%) D3.js
10 6 (13.33%) CSS3
11 5 (11.11%) J2EE
12 3 (6.67%) EJB
12 3 (6.67%) JSP
12 3 (6.67%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 12 (26.67%) Client/Server
2 1 (2.22%) Computer Science
2 1 (2.22%) DataPower
Operating Systems
1 7 (15.56%) Linux
2 3 (6.67%) Windows
3 1 (2.22%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (53.33%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (35.56%) Software Engineering
3 9 (20.00%) OO
4 8 (17.78%) Open Source
5 7 (15.56%) ETL
6 6 (13.33%) Front End Development
6 6 (13.33%) TDD
7 4 (8.89%) UML
8 3 (6.67%) Automated Testing
8 3 (6.67%) BDD
8 3 (6.67%) Functional Testing
9 2 (4.44%) Continuous Integration
9 2 (4.44%) Microservices
9 2 (4.44%) MVC
9 2 (4.44%) SOA
9 2 (4.44%) Unit Testing
9 2 (4.44%) Workflow
10 1 (2.22%) Business Intelligence
10 1 (2.22%) Defect Management
10 1 (2.22%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 13 (28.89%) SQL
2 12 (26.67%) JavaScript
3 4 (8.89%) Groovy
4 3 (6.67%) PL/SQL
5 2 (4.44%) Scala
6 1 (2.22%) Python
6 1 (2.22%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 4 (8.89%) Security Cleared
2 3 (6.67%) SC Cleared
3 1 (2.22%) Degree
3 1 (2.22%) Sun Certification
System Software
1 4 (8.89%) Active Directory
1 4 (8.89%) Apache Flume
1 4 (8.89%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (6.67%) HDFS
3 1 (2.22%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 3 (6.67%) Kibana
Vendors
1 8 (17.78%) Cloudera
2 7 (15.56%) Oracle
3 4 (8.89%) Google
3 4 (8.89%) VMware
4 2 (4.44%) HP