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 28 September 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
28 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Java
Rank 14 19 29
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +10
Contract jobs citing Java 20 16 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Suffolk 8.85% 6.58% 1.67%
As % of the Programming Languages category 24.39% 14.95% 3.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 14 2
Median daily rate £438 £450 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.72% +9.08%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £398 £306 £363
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £550 £463
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £420 £375
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +12.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.00 £40.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-5.00% +14.28%
Java
East of England

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
82 107 89
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Suffolk 36.28% 44.03% 49.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 53 79 73
Median daily rate £400 £385 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.89% -3.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £505
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 2 3
Median hourly rate £35.00 £8.50 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+311.76% -77.33%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.00 £39.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+5.12% +11.42%

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
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 28 September 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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 -2 15 £420 -13.84% 4
Bury St Edmunds - 4 £475 - 1
Java
East of England

Java
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Suffolk

For the 6 months to 28 September 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 Suffolk region with a requirement for Java.

1 23 (48.94%) OO
2 21 (44.68%) Open Source
3 18 (38.30%) Agile Software Development
4 16 (34.04%) AngularJS
4 16 (34.04%) Apache Spark
5 15 (31.91%) Web Services
6 14 (29.79%) SOAP
6 14 (29.79%) REST
7 13 (27.66%) Security Cleared
7 13 (27.66%) SQL
7 13 (27.66%) Apache
8 12 (25.53%) Scrum
8 12 (25.53%) OOA/OOD
8 12 (25.53%) KnockoutJS
9 11 (23.40%) Big Data
9 11 (23.40%) Cloudera
9 11 (23.40%) Software Engineering
9 11 (23.40%) HTML
10 10 (21.28%) CSS
10 10 (21.28%) Finance
10 10 (21.28%) SC Cleared
11 9 (19.15%) HBase
11 9 (19.15%) Java EE
11 9 (19.15%) JavaScript
11 9 (19.15%) UML
12 8 (17.02%) Kafka
12 8 (17.02%) jQuery
13 7 (14.89%) EJB 3.0
13 7 (14.89%) Hadoop
13 7 (14.89%) Linux

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 16 (34.04%) Apache Spark
2 13 (27.66%) Apache
3 4 (8.51%) Elasticsearch
4 2 (4.26%) Alfresco
5 1 (2.13%) IIS
5 1 (2.13%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.13%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.13%) HTTP
1 1 (2.13%) Kerberos
1 1 (2.13%) LDAP
1 1 (2.13%) SSL
1 1 (2.13%) X.509
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (23.40%) Big Data
2 9 (19.15%) HBase
3 7 (14.89%) Hadoop
4 3 (6.38%) Apache Hive
5 2 (4.26%) Cloudera CDH
5 2 (4.26%) Impala
5 2 (4.26%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (2.13%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 7 (14.89%) Ant
2 5 (10.64%) MyEclipse
3 4 (8.51%) Jenkins
3 4 (8.51%) Selenium
General
1 10 (21.28%) Finance
2 5 (10.64%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 32 (68.09%) Developer
2 29 (61.70%) Java Developer
3 10 (21.28%) Agile Developer
3 10 (21.28%) Agile Java Developer
4 7 (14.89%) Big Data Engineer
4 7 (14.89%) SC Cleared Java Developer
5 5 (10.64%) Analyst
5 5 (10.64%) Analyst Developer
5 5 (10.64%) Analyst Programmer
5 5 (10.64%) Apache Spark Developer
5 5 (10.64%) Developer Analyst
5 5 (10.64%) Hadoop Developer
5 5 (10.64%) Java Analyst Developer
5 5 (10.64%) Java Analyst Programmer
5 5 (10.64%) Java Hadoop Developer
5 5 (10.64%) Java Programmer
5 5 (10.64%) Programmer
5 5 (10.64%) Software Engineer
6 4 (8.51%) Test Engineer
7 3 (6.38%) Java Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (34.04%) AngularJS
2 15 (31.91%) Web Services
3 14 (29.79%) REST
3 14 (29.79%) SOAP
4 12 (25.53%) KnockoutJS
5 11 (23.40%) HTML
6 10 (21.28%) CSS
7 9 (19.15%) Java EE
8 8 (17.02%) jQuery
8 8 (17.02%) Kafka
9 7 (14.89%) Ajax
9 7 (14.89%) EJB
9 7 (14.89%) EJB 3.0
9 7 (14.89%) JDBC
9 7 (14.89%) JMS
9 7 (14.89%) JSON
9 7 (14.89%) JSP
9 7 (14.89%) Struts
9 7 (14.89%) XML
10 4 (8.51%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 5 (10.64%) Telematics
2 1 (2.13%) Cryptography
2 1 (2.13%) PKI
2 1 (2.13%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 7 (14.89%) Linux
2 1 (2.13%) Unix
2 1 (2.13%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (48.94%) OO
2 21 (44.68%) Open Source
3 18 (38.30%) Agile Software Development
4 12 (25.53%) OOA/OOD
4 12 (25.53%) Scrum
5 11 (23.40%) Software Engineering
6 9 (19.15%) UML
7 7 (14.89%) ETL
8 6 (12.77%) Business Intelligence
9 5 (10.64%) Performance Management
10 4 (8.51%) Defect Management
10 4 (8.51%) Performance Testing
10 4 (8.51%) TDD
10 4 (8.51%) Test Automation
10 4 (8.51%) Test Planning
11 2 (4.26%) Analytics
11 2 (4.26%) Front End Development
11 2 (4.26%) MapReduce
11 2 (4.26%) Migration
11 2 (4.26%) Systems Analysis
Programming Languages
1 13 (27.66%) SQL
2 9 (19.15%) JavaScript
3 7 (14.89%) Python
4 4 (8.51%) Shell Script
5 2 (4.26%) C++
5 2 (4.26%) HiveQL
6 1 (2.13%) Perl
6 1 (2.13%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 13 (27.66%) Security Cleared
2 10 (21.28%) SC Cleared
System Software
1 3 (6.38%) Apache Flume
2 2 (4.26%) HDFS
3 1 (2.13%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (6.38%) Kibana
2 2 (4.26%) Oozie
3 1 (2.13%) Check_MK
Vendors
1 11 (23.40%) Cloudera
2 5 (10.64%) Hortonworks
3 1 (2.13%) ForgeRock