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 27 February 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
27 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Java
East of England / Suffolk
Rank 10 22 12
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -10
Contract jobs citing Java 22 3 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Suffolk 10.58% 1.92% 9.33%
As % of the Programming Languages category 31.88% 6.52% 26.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 1 13
Median daily rate £400 £360 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% -10.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £281 £360 £375
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £360 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £408 £388
% change year-on-year
+4.29% +5.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.50 £42.50 £37.75
% change year-on-year
-4.70% +12.58%

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
69 46 68
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Suffolk 33.17% 29.49% 35.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 49 26 53
Median daily rate £360 £350 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.85% -12.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £313 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £459 £443 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 0
Median hourly rate £12.10 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.50 £40.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +11.11%

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 27 February 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 27 February 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 +6 19 £388 +7.63%
Java
East of England

Java
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Suffolk

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (42.86%) Spring
3 16 (38.10%) HTML
4 15 (35.71%) Relational Database
5 14 (33.33%) AngularJS
6 13 (30.95%) JavaScript
7 12 (28.57%) Web Services
7 12 (28.57%) Client/Server
7 12 (28.57%) Hibernate
7 12 (28.57%) Software Engineering
7 12 (28.57%) jQuery
8 11 (26.19%) CSS
9 10 (23.81%) Ajax
9 10 (23.81%) HTML5
10 9 (21.43%) RESTful
10 9 (21.43%) SQL
11 8 (19.05%) Java EE
12 7 (16.67%) Oracle
12 7 (16.67%) JDBC
12 7 (16.67%) D3.js
12 7 (16.67%) Front End Development
13 6 (14.29%) CSS3
13 6 (14.29%) J2EE
13 6 (14.29%) TDD
14 5 (11.90%) Network Security
14 5 (11.90%) Git (software)
14 5 (11.90%) JSON
14 5 (11.90%) Eclipse
14 5 (11.90%) IPv4
14 5 (11.90%) Finance

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 4 (9.52%) Apache
1 4 (9.52%) Apache Spark
1 4 (9.52%) JBoss
1 4 (9.52%) Oracle Spatial
2 2 (4.76%) Alfresco
2 2 (4.76%) WebLogic
2 2 (4.76%) WebSphere
3 1 (2.38%) Apache Pig
3 1 (2.38%) Confluence
3 1 (2.38%) Elasticsearch
3 1 (2.38%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.38%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (2.38%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 5 (11.90%) Firewall
1 5 (11.90%) IPv4
1 5 (11.90%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (35.71%) Relational Database
2 5 (11.90%) Big Data
3 4 (9.52%) HBase
4 3 (7.14%) NoSQL
4 3 (7.14%) PostgreSQL
4 3 (7.14%) RDBMS
5 2 (4.76%) Hadoop
6 1 (2.38%) Amazon DynamoDB
6 1 (2.38%) Apache Hive
6 1 (2.38%) MongoDB
6 1 (2.38%) Neo4j
6 1 (2.38%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 5 (11.90%) Eclipse
1 5 (11.90%) Git (software)
2 4 (9.52%) JUnit
3 3 (7.14%) HP UFT
3 3 (7.14%) Team Foundation Server
4 2 (4.76%) EasyMock
4 2 (4.76%) Jasmine
4 2 (4.76%) Karma Test Runner
4 2 (4.76%) Maven
4 2 (4.76%) Selenium
4 2 (4.76%) Subversion
5 1 (2.38%) Android Studio
5 1 (2.38%) Cucumber
5 1 (2.38%) Hudson
5 1 (2.38%) JBehave
5 1 (2.38%) Jenkins
5 1 (2.38%) JIRA
5 1 (2.38%) Protractor
5 1 (2.38%) Spock
5 1 (2.38%) WinRunner
General
1 5 (11.90%) Finance
2 4 (9.52%) Telecoms
3 2 (4.76%) Manufacturing
3 2 (4.76%) Retail
Job Titles
1 27 (64.29%) Developer
2 19 (45.24%) Java Developer
3 8 (19.05%) Architect
4 6 (14.29%) Java Engineer
5 5 (11.90%) Agile Developer
5 5 (11.90%) Agile Java Developer
5 5 (11.90%) Senior Developer
5 5 (11.90%) Senior Java Developer
5 5 (11.90%) Solutions Architect
6 4 (9.52%) Angular Developer
6 4 (9.52%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 4 (9.52%) Java Architect
7 3 (7.14%) Applications Architect
7 3 (7.14%) Automation Tester
7 3 (7.14%) Big Data Engineer
7 3 (7.14%) Cloud Engineer
7 3 (7.14%) Data Engineer
7 3 (7.14%) Oracle Developer
7 3 (7.14%) Senior Agile Developer
7 3 (7.14%) Senior Agile Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (42.86%) Spring
2 16 (38.10%) HTML
3 14 (33.33%) AngularJS
4 12 (28.57%) Hibernate
4 12 (28.57%) jQuery
4 12 (28.57%) Web Services
5 11 (26.19%) CSS
6 10 (23.81%) Ajax
6 10 (23.81%) HTML5
7 9 (21.43%) RESTful
8 8 (19.05%) Java EE
9 7 (16.67%) D3.js
9 7 (16.67%) JDBC
10 6 (14.29%) CSS3
10 6 (14.29%) J2EE
11 5 (11.90%) JSON
12 4 (9.52%) Kafka
13 3 (7.14%) GWT
13 3 (7.14%) Spring MVC
13 3 (7.14%) Vaadin
Miscellaneous
1 12 (28.57%) Client/Server
2 2 (4.76%) IPTV
3 1 (2.38%) Computer Science
3 1 (2.38%) DataPower
3 1 (2.38%) Digital TV
3 1 (2.38%) Mobile App
3 1 (2.38%) Streaming Music
3 1 (2.38%) Streaming Video
3 1 (2.38%) Video on Demand
Operating Systems
1 4 (9.52%) Linux
2 3 (7.14%) Windows
3 1 (2.38%) Android
3 1 (2.38%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (28.57%) Software Engineering
3 7 (16.67%) Front End Development
4 6 (14.29%) TDD
5 4 (9.52%) ETL
5 4 (9.52%) MVC
5 4 (9.52%) OO
5 4 (9.52%) Open Source
6 3 (7.14%) Automated Testing
6 3 (7.14%) BDD
6 3 (7.14%) Continuous Integration
6 3 (7.14%) SOA
6 3 (7.14%) UML
7 2 (4.76%) Functional Testing
7 2 (4.76%) Microservices
7 2 (4.76%) Unit Testing
7 2 (4.76%) Workflow
8 1 (2.38%) API Development
8 1 (2.38%) API Integration
8 1 (2.38%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 13 (30.95%) JavaScript
2 9 (21.43%) SQL
3 4 (9.52%) Groovy
4 3 (7.14%) PL/SQL
5 2 (4.76%) Scala
Qualifications
1 3 (7.14%) Security Cleared
2 2 (4.76%) SC Cleared
3 1 (2.38%) Degree
3 1 (2.38%) Sun Certification
System Software
1 4 (9.52%) Active Directory
1 4 (9.52%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (2.38%) Apache Flume
2 1 (2.38%) HDFS
2 1 (2.38%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (2.38%) Kibana
Vendors
1 7 (16.67%) Oracle
2 4 (9.52%) Cloudera
2 4 (9.52%) Google
2 4 (9.52%) VMware
3 2 (4.76%) HP