The table below looks at the statistics for Java skills in IT contracts advertised for the Suffolk region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Java over the 3 months to 7 July 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
7 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Java
Rank 4 33 20
Rank change year-on-year
+29 -13
Contract jobs citing Java 36 13 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Suffolk 16.90% 4.39% 2.78%
As % of the Programming Languages category 47.37% 8.55% 7.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 29 7 1
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£425 £300 £250
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+41.66% +20.00%
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Average hourly rate - - £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.38 £36.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+12.16% -4.00%
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
76 152 53
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Suffolk 35.68% 51.35% 36.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 53 116 32
Average daily rate £413 £375 £285
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.00% +31.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £300 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £501 £450 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 4 7
Average hourly rate £19.00 £28.00 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-32.14% -25.33%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £35.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.94%

Java
Jobs Demand Trend in Suffolk

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Java across the Suffolk region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 7 July 2015.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Java within the Suffolk region over the 3 months to 7 July 2015. 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
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Ipswich +16 27 £423 +40.83% 6
Java
East of England

Java
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Suffolk

For the 6 months to 7 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Suffolk 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 30 (65.22%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (34.78%) Scrum
3 14 (30.43%) Web Services
4 12 (26.09%) Continuous Integration
4 12 (26.09%) Jenkins
5 11 (23.91%) REST
5 11 (23.91%) JIRA
6 10 (21.74%) Cyber Security
7 9 (19.57%) Spring
8 8 (17.39%) UML
8 8 (17.39%) OOD
8 8 (17.39%) jQuery
9 7 (15.22%) Unit Testing
9 7 (15.22%) Visualisation
9 7 (15.22%) Gradle
9 7 (15.22%) Geb
9 7 (15.22%) Spring Boot
9 7 (15.22%) GitHub
9 7 (15.22%) SOAP
9 7 (15.22%) Telecoms
10 6 (13.04%) TDD
10 6 (13.04%) Python
10 6 (13.04%) XML
10 6 (13.04%) JavaScript
10 6 (13.04%) MySQL
10 6 (13.04%) User Stories
10 6 (13.04%) Big Data
10 6 (13.04%) Confluence
10 6 (13.04%) RESTful
10 6 (13.04%) Kanban

Java
Top Related IT Skills in Suffolk by Category

For the 6 months to 7 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Suffolk 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 6 (13.04%) Confluence
2 3 (6.52%) Elasticsearch
2 3 (6.52%) Apache Spark
3 2 (4.35%) Drupal
4 1 (2.17%) Jetty
4 1 (2.17%) Apache Pig
4 1 (2.17%) JBoss
4 1 (2.17%) Tomcat
4 1 (2.17%) SharePoint
4 1 (2.17%) BizTalk Server
Business Applications
1 1 (2.17%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 7 (15.22%) GitHub
2 4 (8.70%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (13.04%) MySQL
1 6 (13.04%) Big Data
2 5 (10.87%) Apache Hive
3 4 (8.70%) NoSQL
3 4 (8.70%) Data Mining
4 3 (6.52%) Hadoop
5 1 (2.17%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (2.17%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (2.17%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 12 (26.09%) Jenkins
2 11 (23.91%) JIRA
3 7 (15.22%) Geb
3 7 (15.22%) Gradle
4 4 (8.70%) Git (software)
5 3 (6.52%) Subversion
6 2 (4.35%) Maven
7 1 (2.17%) JBehave
7 1 (2.17%) Ant
7 1 (2.17%) JUnit
7 1 (2.17%) Eclipse
7 1 (2.17%) IntelliJ
General
1 7 (15.22%) Telecoms
2 1 (2.17%) Games
Job Titles
1 37 (80.43%) Developer
2 28 (60.87%) Java Developer
3 9 (19.57%) Architect
4 6 (13.04%) Solutions Architect
5 5 (10.87%) Technical Architect
6 4 (8.70%) Java Technical Architect
6 4 (8.70%) Java Engineer
6 4 (8.70%) Java Architect
7 3 (6.52%) Big Data Developer
8 2 (4.35%) Technical Solutions Architect
8 2 (4.35%) Consultant
8 2 (4.35%) Software Developer
9 1 (2.17%) J2EE Developer
9 1 (2.17%) CRM Developer
9 1 (2.17%) UI Programmer
9 1 (2.17%) Solutions Consultant
9 1 (2.17%) Java/J2EE Developer
9 1 (2.17%) Dynamics CRM Developer
9 1 (2.17%) UI Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (30.43%) Web Services
2 11 (23.91%) REST
3 9 (19.57%) Spring
4 8 (17.39%) jQuery
5 7 (15.22%) SOAP
5 7 (15.22%) Spring Boot
6 6 (13.04%) RESTful
6 6 (13.04%) XML
6 6 (13.04%) Java EE
7 5 (10.87%) Smart GWT
7 5 (10.87%) GWT
7 5 (10.87%) Apache CXF
7 5 (10.87%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 4 (8.70%) ActiveMQ
9 3 (6.52%) Hibernate
9 3 (6.52%) Ajax
9 3 (6.52%) Spring MVC
9 3 (6.52%) .NET
9 3 (6.52%) Apache Camel
10 2 (4.35%) Spark Streaming
Miscellaneous
1 7 (15.22%) Visualisation
2 5 (10.87%) Client/Server
3 4 (8.70%) Management Information System
4 1 (2.17%) Clustering
4 1 (2.17%) Data Integration
4 1 (2.17%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 5 (10.87%) Windows
1 5 (10.87%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (65.22%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (34.78%) Scrum
3 12 (26.09%) Continuous Integration
4 10 (21.74%) Cyber Security
5 8 (17.39%) UML
5 8 (17.39%) OOD
6 7 (15.22%) Unit Testing
7 6 (13.04%) TDD
7 6 (13.04%) User Stories
7 6 (13.04%) Kanban
8 5 (10.87%) Information Management
9 4 (8.70%) Web Design
9 4 (8.70%) DevOps
10 3 (6.52%) MVC
11 2 (4.35%) SOA
12 1 (2.17%) Business Intelligence
12 1 (2.17%) OOP
12 1 (2.17%) CRM
12 1 (2.17%) Zachman Framework
12 1 (2.17%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 6 (13.04%) JavaScript
1 6 (13.04%) Python
2 5 (10.87%) Perl
3 4 (8.70%) SQL
4 2 (4.35%) Groovy
5 1 (2.17%) Scala
5 1 (2.17%) R
5 1 (2.17%) C#
5 1 (2.17%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 4 (8.70%) Security Cleared
2 2 (4.35%) SC Cleared
System Software
1 4 (8.70%) Docker
Systems Management
1 5 (10.87%) OpenAM
2 2 (4.35%) Kibana
2 2 (4.35%) Check_MK
3 1 (2.17%) Oozie
3 1 (2.17%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 6 (13.04%) Atlassian
2 5 (10.87%) Red Hat
2 5 (10.87%) Google
3 4 (8.70%) ForgeRock
4 1 (2.17%) Oracle
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