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 24 December 2014 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
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java
Rank 7 27 26
Rank change year-on-year
+20 -1
Contract jobs citing Java 30 6 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Suffolk 12.61% 3.41% 1.57%
As % of the Programming Languages category 26.55% 6.59% 6.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 3 2
Average daily rate
Keep up to 90%
of your Daily Rate
Get a Free Illustration
£403 £375 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.33% +17.18%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £379 £375 £316
10% offered a daily rate of more than £453 £395 £324
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £350 £363
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £36.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -
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
113 91 50
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Suffolk 47.48% 51.70% 26.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 88 54 35
Average daily rate £400 £350 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% +16.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £213 £218 £165
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £400 £349
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 10 1
Average hourly rate - £36.00 £27.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +30.90%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.18 £33.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+6.59% -5.71%

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
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 24 December 2014. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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 +8 25 £403 +0.62% 4
Newmarket - - - -
Woodbridge - - - -
Bury St Edmunds - - - -
Java
East of England

Java
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Suffolk

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, 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 12 (36.36%) REST
2 11 (33.33%) MySQL
3 10 (30.30%) JIRA
3 10 (30.30%) Continuous Integration
3 10 (30.30%) Opscode Chef
4 9 (27.27%) Jenkins
4 9 (27.27%) JUnit
5 8 (24.24%) Linux
6 7 (21.21%) SOAP
6 7 (21.21%) Clustering
6 7 (21.21%) Git (software)
7 6 (18.18%) Apache CXF
7 6 (18.18%) JBehave
7 6 (18.18%) Open Source
7 6 (18.18%) Maven
7 6 (18.18%) Red Hat
7 6 (18.18%) .NET
7 6 (18.18%) Eclipse
7 6 (18.18%) IntelliJ
7 6 (18.18%) Ant
7 6 (18.18%) JDBC
8 5 (15.15%) UML
8 5 (15.15%) SQL
8 5 (15.15%) Web Services
8 5 (15.15%) XML
8 5 (15.15%) Hibernate
8 5 (15.15%) jQuery
8 5 (15.15%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 5 (15.15%) ForgeRock
8 5 (15.15%) OpenAM

Java
Top Related IT Skills in Suffolk by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, 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 1 (3.03%) BizTalk Server
Cloud Services
1 2 (6.06%) Amazon S3
1 2 (6.06%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (6.06%) PaaS
1 2 (6.06%) Amazon SQS
1 2 (6.06%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.03%) TCP/IP
1 1 (3.03%) VPN
1 1 (3.03%) DNS
1 1 (3.03%) SAN
1 1 (3.03%) Firewall
1 1 (3.03%) Reverse Proxy
1 1 (3.03%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (33.33%) MySQL
2 4 (12.12%) NoSQL
2 4 (12.12%) Oracle Database
3 3 (9.09%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (9.09%) SQL Server
4 2 (6.06%) Oracle9i Database
4 2 (6.06%) Oracle Database 10g
4 2 (6.06%) Oracle Database 11g
5 1 (3.03%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 10 (30.30%) JIRA
2 9 (27.27%) JUnit
2 9 (27.27%) Jenkins
3 7 (21.21%) Git (software)
4 6 (18.18%) JBehave
4 6 (18.18%) Eclipse
4 6 (18.18%) IntelliJ
4 6 (18.18%) Maven
4 6 (18.18%) Ant
5 2 (6.06%) Moq
General
1 1 (3.03%) Financial Institution
1 1 (3.03%) Electronics
1 1 (3.03%) Telecoms
1 1 (3.03%) Finance
1 1 (3.03%) Billing
Job Titles
1 17 (51.52%) Developer
2 10 (30.30%) Architect
2 10 (30.30%) Java Developer
3 7 (21.21%) Lead Developer
4 6 (18.18%) Java Architect
5 5 (15.15%) Technical Architect
6 3 (9.09%) Java Technical Architect
6 3 (9.09%) Lead Java Developer
7 2 (6.06%) Coordinator
7 2 (6.06%) Solutions Architect
7 2 (6.06%) Release Coordinator
7 2 (6.06%) Lead .NET Developer
7 2 (6.06%) Java Engineer
7 2 (6.06%) .NET Developer
8 1 (3.03%) Java Software Engineer
8 1 (3.03%) Infrastructure Specialist
8 1 (3.03%) Security Specialist
8 1 (3.03%) Build Manager
8 1 (3.03%) Administrator
8 1 (3.03%) Release Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (36.36%) REST
2 7 (21.21%) SOAP
3 6 (18.18%) .NET
3 6 (18.18%) JDBC
3 6 (18.18%) Apache CXF
4 5 (15.15%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 5 (15.15%) Web Services
4 5 (15.15%) XML
4 5 (15.15%) Hibernate
4 5 (15.15%) jQuery
5 4 (12.12%) JSON
5 4 (12.12%) ActiveMQ
5 4 (12.12%) RESTful
6 3 (9.09%) Spring
6 3 (9.09%) WCF
6 3 (9.09%) LINQ
6 3 (9.09%) WSDL
6 3 (9.09%) HTML
6 3 (9.09%) CSS
7 2 (6.06%) OSGi
Miscellaneous
1 7 (21.21%) Clustering
2 6 (18.18%) Open Source
3 3 (9.09%) Inversion of Control
4 2 (6.06%) Management Information System
5 1 (3.03%) Replication
5 1 (3.03%) Computer Science
5 1 (3.03%) Visualisation
5 1 (3.03%) Embedded Systems
5 1 (3.03%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (3.03%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 8 (24.24%) Linux
2 2 (6.06%) CentOS
2 2 (6.06%) Windows
3 1 (3.03%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (30.30%) Continuous Integration
2 5 (15.15%) UML
3 3 (9.09%) Web Design
3 3 (9.09%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (9.09%) Software Engineering
3 3 (9.09%) DevOps
4 2 (6.06%) Penetration Testing
4 2 (6.06%) Unit Testing
4 2 (6.06%) Project Management
4 2 (6.06%) Service Delivery
5 1 (3.03%) Regression Testing
5 1 (3.03%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (3.03%) Information Security
5 1 (3.03%) Configuration Management
5 1 (3.03%) Web Testing
5 1 (3.03%) TDD
5 1 (3.03%) Information Management
5 1 (3.03%) Information Assurance
5 1 (3.03%) BDD
5 1 (3.03%) Network Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (15.15%) SQL
2 3 (9.09%) C#
2 3 (9.09%) JavaScript
2 3 (9.09%) Groovy
2 3 (9.09%) Bash Shell
3 2 (6.06%) T-SQL
4 1 (3.03%) Shell Script
4 1 (3.03%) Jython
4 1 (3.03%) C
4 1 (3.03%) C++
4 1 (3.03%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 1 (3.03%) HND
1 1 (3.03%) Sun Certification
1 1 (3.03%) Degree
1 1 (3.03%) Chartered Engineer
1 1 (3.03%) SC Cleared
1 1 (3.03%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 3 (9.09%) Docker
2 1 (3.03%) Hyper-V
2 1 (3.03%) VMware ESXi
2 1 (3.03%) KVM
Systems Management
1 10 (30.30%) Opscode Chef
2 5 (15.15%) OpenAM
3 2 (6.06%) Vagrant
4 1 (3.03%) Puppet
Vendors
1 6 (18.18%) Red Hat
2 5 (15.15%) ForgeRock
3 4 (12.12%) Oracle
4 2 (6.06%) Microsoft
5 1 (3.03%) CheckPoint
Suffolk
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Rate: £350 - £410 per day
Posted: 8 days ago
Ipswich
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 20 days ago