The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Cambridgeshire with a requirement for Java EE skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Java EE over the 3 months to 24 June 2017 with a comparison to the 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 Platform, Enterprise Edition (Java EE, JEE)
East of England / Cambridgeshire
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 54 50 71
Rank change year-on-year -4 +21  
Contract jobs citing Java EE 1 6 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 0.17% 1.02% 0.51%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.61% 2.99% 1.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 6 4
Median daily rate - £478 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +15.75%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £420 £375 £400
% change year-on-year +12.00% -6.25%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £34.50 £40.00
% change year-on-year - -13.75%  

Java EE is in the industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Cambridgeshire with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Contract Software Library & Framework Skills
Cambridgeshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 165 201 276
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Cambridgeshire 28.55% 34.01% 35.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 72 128 180
Median daily rate £388 £400 £340
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.12% +17.64%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £325 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £415
UK excluding London median daily rate £398 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +6.00% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 1 12
Median hourly rate £40.00 £40.00 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £36.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year +18.05% -10.00%  

Java EE
Job Vacancy Trend in Cambridgeshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire citing Java EE as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

Job vacancy trend for Java EE in Cambridgeshire

Java EE
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Java EE in Cambridgeshire

Java EE
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Java EE in Cambridgeshire

Java EE
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 EE within the Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 24 June 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 +4 1 - - 1
Java EE
East of England

For the 6 months to 24 June 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Java EE 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 Cambridgeshire region with a requirement for Java EE.

1 6 (100.00%) Java
2 5 (83.33%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (66.67%) Load Balancing
3 4 (66.67%) SQL Server 2012
3 4 (66.67%) Windows Server 2012
3 4 (66.67%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
3 4 (66.67%) Defect Management
3 4 (66.67%) Windows Server
3 4 (66.67%) SQL Server
3 4 (66.67%) ITIL
3 4 (66.67%) Windows
3 4 (66.67%) SQL
3 4 (66.67%) JBoss
3 4 (66.67%) Firewall
4 3 (50.00%) Finance
4 3 (50.00%) VMware
4 3 (50.00%) Microsoft
4 3 (50.00%) BizTalk Server
4 3 (50.00%) GDPR
4 3 (50.00%) Software Testing
4 3 (50.00%) Data Analysis
4 3 (50.00%) Data Protection
4 3 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (50.00%) Waterfall
4 3 (50.00%) VMware ESXi
4 3 (50.00%) Data Quality
5 2 (33.33%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (16.67%) HTML
6 1 (16.67%) AS400
6 1 (16.67%) Telecoms

Java EE
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 4 (66.67%) JBoss
2 3 (50.00%) BizTalk Server
3 1 (16.67%) Apache
3 1 (16.67%) Tomcat
Communications & Networking
1 4 (66.67%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (66.67%) SQL Server
1 4 (66.67%) SQL Server 2012
2 2 (33.33%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (16.67%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Git (software)
1 1 (16.67%) Subversion
General
1 3 (50.00%) Finance
2 1 (16.67%) Banking
2 1 (16.67%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 2 (33.33%) Environment Manager
1 2 (33.33%) Support Engineer
1 2 (33.33%) Test Engineer
1 2 (33.33%) Test Environment Manager
1 2 (33.33%) Test Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Architect
2 1 (16.67%) Development Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Software Development Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Software Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (16.67%) Ajax
1 1 (16.67%) CSS
1 1 (16.67%) HTML
1 1 (16.67%) JSON
1 1 (16.67%) JSP
1 1 (16.67%) LAMP
1 1 (16.67%) Web Services
1 1 (16.67%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) AS400
1 1 (16.67%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 4 (66.67%) Windows
1 4 (66.67%) Windows Server
1 4 (66.67%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (16.67%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (83.33%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (66.67%) Defect Management
2 4 (66.67%) ITIL
2 4 (66.67%) Load Balancing
3 3 (50.00%) Data Analysis
3 3 (50.00%) Data Protection
3 3 (50.00%) Software Testing
3 3 (50.00%) Waterfall
4 1 (16.67%) API Design
4 1 (16.67%) Problem Management
4 1 (16.67%) SDLC
4 1 (16.67%) SOA
4 1 (16.67%) Software Delivery
4 1 (16.67%) Software Engineering
4 1 (16.67%) UML
4 1 (16.67%) Visualisation
4 1 (16.67%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 6 (100.00%) Java
2 4 (66.67%) SQL
3 1 (16.67%) Bash Shell
3 1 (16.67%) JavaScript
3 1 (16.67%) Perl
3 1 (16.67%) PHP
Qualifications
1 4 (66.67%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
2 1 (16.67%) Computer Science Degree
2 1 (16.67%) Degree
2 1 (16.67%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (50.00%) Data Quality
1 3 (50.00%) GDPR
System Software
1 3 (50.00%) VMware ESXi
1 3 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 3 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (50.00%) VMware
2 1 (16.67%) Temenos