The median contractor rate for a Java Developer was £313 per day in advertised job vacancies in Cambridgeshire during the 3 months to 30 March 2017.

The first table below provides contractor rate benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Java Developer
East of England / Cambridgeshire
3 months to
30 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 41 52 63
Rank change year-on-year +11 +11  
Contract jobs requiring a Java Developer 12 8 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 2.22% 1.26% 0.30%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.40% 1.29% 0.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 5 2
Median daily rate £313 £363 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -13.79% +3.57%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £197 £320
10% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £480 £380
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +3.12% +6.59%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.25 £43.75 £38.00
% change year-on-year -5.71% +15.13%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies advertised in Cambridgeshire. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

Contract IT Job Roles
Cambridgeshire
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 501 618 652
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Cambridgeshire 92.78% 97.48% 97.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 258 375 318
Median daily rate £350 £413 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -15.15% +17.85%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £130 £250 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £525 £520
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 60 42 71
Median hourly rate £25.00 £37.50 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -33.33% +167.85%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £14.50 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £55.00 £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year -7.89% +11.76%  

Java Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Cambridgeshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire that featured Java Developer in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Java Developer in Cambridgeshire

Java Developer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Java Developer in Cambridgeshire.

Contractor daily rate trend for Java Developer in Cambridgeshire

Java Developer
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Cambridgeshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Java Developer in Cambridgeshire over the 3 months to 30 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Java Developer in Cambridgeshire

Java Developer
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Java Developer in Cambridgeshire.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Java Developer in Cambridgeshire

Java Developer
Contract Job Locations in Cambridgeshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Java Developer within the Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 30 March 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
Cambridge +11 8 £263 -28.57% 12
Peterborough +1 1 £235 - 1
Java Developer
East of England

Java Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 30 March 2017, Java Developer contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Cambridgeshire region featuring Java Developer in the job title.

1 28 (100.00%) Java
2 12 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
3 11 (39.29%) Spring
3 11 (39.29%) HTML
3 11 (39.29%) REST
4 10 (35.71%) HTML5
5 9 (32.14%) NoSQL
5 9 (32.14%) SQL
5 9 (32.14%) JavaScript
6 8 (28.57%) MongoDB
6 8 (28.57%) AngularJS
6 8 (28.57%) Git (software)
7 7 (25.00%) JSON
7 7 (25.00%) jQuery
7 7 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
7 7 (25.00%) XML
7 7 (25.00%) TDD
7 7 (25.00%) PostgreSQL
8 6 (21.43%) Hibernate
8 6 (21.43%) Web Development
8 6 (21.43%) JPA
8 6 (21.43%) Mercurial
8 6 (21.43%) Scala
8 6 (21.43%) Open Source
8 6 (21.43%) Jenkins
8 6 (21.43%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 6 (21.43%) BDD
9 5 (17.86%) Android Development
9 5 (17.86%) Mockito
9 5 (17.86%) Domain-Driven Design

Java Developer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cambridgeshire 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 3 (10.71%) Apache Spark
2 2 (7.14%) Apache
2 2 (7.14%) Apache Pig
3 1 (3.57%) Tomcat
Business Applications
1 4 (14.29%) Payment Gateway
2 1 (3.57%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 3 (10.71%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (7.14%) GitHub
3 1 (3.57%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (32.14%) NoSQL
2 8 (28.57%) MongoDB
3 7 (25.00%) PostgreSQL
4 5 (17.86%) Relational Database
5 4 (14.29%) Big Data
6 3 (10.71%) SQL Server
7 2 (7.14%) Apache Hive
7 2 (7.14%) Data Lake
7 2 (7.14%) Hadoop
7 2 (7.14%) HBase
7 2 (7.14%) MySQL
7 2 (7.14%) RDBMS
8 1 (3.57%) Apache Cassandra
8 1 (3.57%) Couchbase
Development Applications
1 8 (28.57%) Git (software)
2 6 (21.43%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 6 (21.43%) Jenkins
2 6 (21.43%) Mercurial
3 5 (17.86%) JUnit
3 5 (17.86%) Mockito
4 4 (14.29%) IntelliJ
4 4 (14.29%) WebStorm
5 3 (10.71%) Maven
6 2 (7.14%) Cucumber
6 2 (7.14%) Octopus Deploy
6 2 (7.14%) Selenium
6 2 (7.14%) Subversion
7 1 (3.57%) Android Studio
General
1 4 (14.29%) Telecoms
2 2 (7.14%) Finance
2 2 (7.14%) Pharmaceutical
3 1 (3.57%) Banking
3 1 (3.57%) Electronics
3 1 (3.57%) Manufacturing
3 1 (3.57%) Marketing
3 1 (3.57%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (39.29%) HTML
1 11 (39.29%) REST
1 11 (39.29%) Spring
2 10 (35.71%) HTML5
3 8 (28.57%) AngularJS
4 7 (25.00%) jQuery
4 7 (25.00%) JSON
4 7 (25.00%) XML
5 6 (21.43%) Hibernate
5 6 (21.43%) JPA
6 5 (17.86%) RESTful
7 4 (14.29%) Android SDK
7 4 (14.29%) CSS
7 4 (14.29%) XML Schema
8 3 (10.71%) CSS3
8 3 (10.71%) iOS SDK
8 3 (10.71%) Kafka
8 3 (10.71%) Node.js
8 3 (10.71%) Web Services
9 2 (7.14%) Swing
Miscellaneous
1 3 (10.71%) Digital Media
1 3 (10.71%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 2 (7.14%) Data Structures
2 2 (7.14%) Life Science
3 1 (3.57%) Algorithms
3 1 (3.57%) Computer Science
3 1 (3.57%) Embedded Systems
3 1 (3.57%) Hedge funds
3 1 (3.57%) Mobile App
3 1 (3.57%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 5 (17.86%) Android
2 4 (14.29%) Apple iOS
3 2 (7.14%) Linux
4 1 (3.57%) Unix
4 1 (3.57%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
2 7 (25.00%) TDD
3 6 (21.43%) BDD
3 6 (21.43%) Open Source
3 6 (21.43%) Web Development
4 5 (17.86%) Android Development
4 5 (17.86%) Domain-Driven Design
4 5 (17.86%) MVC
5 4 (14.29%) BPMN
5 4 (14.29%) Information Security
5 4 (14.29%) OO
6 3 (10.71%) Bioinformatics
6 3 (10.71%) Biology
7 2 (7.14%) Front End Development
7 2 (7.14%) MapReduce
7 2 (7.14%) Mentoring
7 2 (7.14%) Scrum
7 2 (7.14%) Service Design
8 1 (3.57%) Fraud Detection
Programming Languages
1 28 (100.00%) Java
2 9 (32.14%) JavaScript
2 9 (32.14%) SQL
3 6 (21.43%) Scala
4 4 (14.29%) Groovy
5 3 (10.71%) C++
6 2 (7.14%) PHP
6 2 (7.14%) Python
7 1 (3.57%) Objective-C
7 1 (3.57%) PL/SQL
7 1 (3.57%) XPath
Qualifications
1 2 (7.14%) PhD
System Software
1 3 (10.71%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (7.14%) Hadoop YARN
Vendors
1 3 (10.71%) Oracle
2 2 (7.14%) Hortonworks
2 2 (7.14%) Microsoft
3 1 (3.57%) SAP
3 1 (3.57%) Xamarin
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