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 2 December 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
2 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Java
Rank 11 8 12
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +4
Contract jobs citing Java 21 22 22
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Suffolk 8.82% 11.34% 9.65%
As % of the Programming Languages category 25.30% 29.73% 20.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 18 14
Median daily rate £425 £475 £401
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.52% +18.60%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £373 £400 £358
10% offered a daily rate of more than £526 £550 £459
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £425 £400
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £40.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
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
83 74 107
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Suffolk 34.87% 38.14% 46.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 56 46 87
Median daily rate £375 £390 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.84% -2.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £171 £300 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £11.10 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £38.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +10.00%

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 2 December 2016.

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 2 December 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 19 £425 -10.52% 5
Java
East of England

Java
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Suffolk

For the 6 months to 2 December 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 20 (40.00%) OO
2 18 (36.00%) SQL
2 18 (36.00%) Agile Software Development
3 16 (32.00%) Open Source
4 15 (30.00%) Security Cleared
4 15 (30.00%) CSS
5 14 (28.00%) HTML
5 14 (28.00%) Software Engineering
5 14 (28.00%) Java EE
5 14 (28.00%) Apache Spark
6 13 (26.00%) jQuery
6 13 (26.00%) Apache
7 12 (24.00%) JavaScript
7 12 (24.00%) Spring
7 12 (24.00%) Big Data
8 11 (22.00%) Cloudera
8 11 (22.00%) Kafka
8 11 (22.00%) SC Cleared
8 11 (22.00%) UML
9 10 (20.00%) ETL
9 10 (20.00%) Linux
9 10 (20.00%) Ajax
9 10 (20.00%) JSON
9 10 (20.00%) HBase
9 10 (20.00%) AngularJS
10 9 (18.00%) Web Services
10 9 (18.00%) JSP
11 8 (16.00%) SOAP
11 8 (16.00%) REST
12 7 (14.00%) EJB 3.0

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 14 (28.00%) Apache Spark
2 13 (26.00%) Apache
3 4 (8.00%) Elasticsearch
4 2 (4.00%) Alfresco
4 2 (4.00%) JBoss
4 2 (4.00%) WebSphere
5 1 (2.00%) Apache Pig
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.00%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (4.00%) Firewall
1 2 (4.00%) IPv4
1 2 (4.00%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (24.00%) Big Data
2 10 (20.00%) HBase
3 5 (10.00%) Hadoop
4 4 (8.00%) Relational Database
5 3 (6.00%) NoSQL
6 2 (4.00%) PostgreSQL
6 2 (4.00%) RDBMS
7 1 (2.00%) Amazon DynamoDB
7 1 (2.00%) Apache Hive
7 1 (2.00%) MongoDB
7 1 (2.00%) Neo4j
Development Applications
1 7 (14.00%) Ant
2 5 (10.00%) Eclipse
2 5 (10.00%) MyEclipse
3 4 (8.00%) Jenkins
3 4 (8.00%) Selenium
4 2 (4.00%) EasyMock
4 2 (4.00%) JUnit
General
1 4 (8.00%) Finance
1 4 (8.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 34 (68.00%) Developer
2 29 (58.00%) Java Developer
3 9 (18.00%) Agile Developer
3 9 (18.00%) Agile Java Developer
4 8 (16.00%) Big Data Engineer
5 7 (14.00%) SC Cleared Java Developer
6 5 (10.00%) Architect
6 5 (10.00%) Java Engineer
6 5 (10.00%) Senior Developer
6 5 (10.00%) Senior Java Developer
6 5 (10.00%) Software Engineer
7 4 (8.00%) Hadoop Developer
7 4 (8.00%) Test Engineer
8 3 (6.00%) Analyst
8 3 (6.00%) Analyst Programmer
8 3 (6.00%) Cloud Engineer
8 3 (6.00%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
8 3 (6.00%) Java Analyst Developer
8 3 (6.00%) Java Architect
8 3 (6.00%) Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (30.00%) CSS
2 14 (28.00%) HTML
2 14 (28.00%) Java EE
3 13 (26.00%) jQuery
4 12 (24.00%) Spring
5 11 (22.00%) Kafka
6 10 (20.00%) Ajax
6 10 (20.00%) AngularJS
6 10 (20.00%) JSON
7 9 (18.00%) JSP
7 9 (18.00%) Web Services
8 8 (16.00%) REST
8 8 (16.00%) SOAP
9 7 (14.00%) EJB
9 7 (14.00%) EJB 3.0
9 7 (14.00%) JDBC
9 7 (14.00%) JMS
9 7 (14.00%) Struts
9 7 (14.00%) XML
10 6 (12.00%) KnockoutJS
Miscellaneous
1 3 (6.00%) Telematics
2 2 (4.00%) Client/Server
3 1 (2.00%) DataPower
Operating Systems
1 10 (20.00%) Linux
2 2 (4.00%) Windows
3 1 (2.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (40.00%) OO
2 18 (36.00%) Agile Software Development
3 16 (32.00%) Open Source
4 14 (28.00%) Software Engineering
5 11 (22.00%) UML
6 10 (20.00%) ETL
7 6 (12.00%) OOA/OOD
7 6 (12.00%) Scrum
7 6 (12.00%) TDD
8 5 (10.00%) Front End Development
9 4 (8.00%) Business Intelligence
9 4 (8.00%) Defect Management
9 4 (8.00%) Performance Testing
9 4 (8.00%) Test Automation
9 4 (8.00%) Test Planning
10 3 (6.00%) Performance Management
11 2 (4.00%) Functional Testing
11 2 (4.00%) MVC
11 2 (4.00%) SOA
11 2 (4.00%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 18 (36.00%) SQL
2 12 (24.00%) JavaScript
3 4 (8.00%) Python
3 4 (8.00%) Shell Script
4 3 (6.00%) PL/SQL
5 2 (4.00%) Groovy
5 2 (4.00%) Scala
Qualifications
1 15 (30.00%) Security Cleared
2 11 (22.00%) SC Cleared
System Software
1 4 (8.00%) Apache Flume
2 3 (6.00%) HDFS
3 2 (4.00%) Active Directory
3 2 (4.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (6.00%) Kibana
Vendors
1 11 (22.00%) Cloudera
2 3 (6.00%) Google
2 3 (6.00%) Hortonworks
3 2 (4.00%) Oracle
3 2 (4.00%) VMware