The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Cambridgeshire with a requirement for Java skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Java over the 3 months to 22 March 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.

3 months to
22 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Java
East of England / Cambridgeshire
Rank 7 10 23
Rank change year-on-year +3 +13  
Contract jobs citing Java 63 64 40
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 11.91% 10.31% 6.06%
As % of the Programming Languages category 26.58% 24.52% 15.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 39 45 27
Median daily rate £375 £413 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -9.09% -8.33%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £233 £320 £295
10% offered a daily rate of more than £490 £524 £538
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +6.25% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 2
Median hourly rate £41.00 £9.00 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +355.55% -67.27%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.00 £40.00 £38.00
% change year-on-year +2.50% +5.26%  

Java is in the programming language 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 programming language skills.

Contract Programming Language Skills
Cambridgeshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 237 261 264
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Cambridgeshire 44.80% 42.03% 40.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 116 139 137
Median daily rate £375 £375 £331
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +13.20%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £237 £310 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +3.33% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 25 27 17
Median hourly rate £42.50 £37.50 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +13.33% -  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £33.00 £14.50 £21.10
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.75 £50.00 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.64 £40.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year +4.10% +11.11%  

Java
Job Vacancy Trend in Cambridgeshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire citing Java as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Programming Languages category.

Job vacancy trend for Java in Cambridgeshire

Java
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Java in Cambridgeshire

Java
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Cambridgeshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Java in Cambridgeshire over the 3 months to 22 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Java in Cambridgeshire

Java
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Java in Cambridgeshire

Java
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 within the Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 22 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 +4 31 £363 -9.93% 63
Peterborough +9 17 £400 +23.07% 3
March - 1 £400 -
Java
East of England

Java
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 22 March 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 Cambridgeshire region with a requirement for Java.

1 61 (45.52%) Agile Software Development
2 36 (26.87%) JavaScript
3 32 (23.88%) Jenkins
4 31 (23.13%) Finance
5 30 (22.39%) .NET
6 29 (21.64%) SQL
6 29 (21.64%) HTML
6 29 (21.64%) Git (software)
7 28 (20.90%) TDD
8 27 (20.15%) Web Services
9 26 (19.40%) REST
10 25 (18.66%) Selenium
11 24 (17.91%) Atlassian Bamboo
12 22 (16.42%) Android
13 21 (15.67%) Python
14 20 (14.93%) Spring
14 20 (14.93%) HTML5
15 19 (14.18%) Android Development
16 18 (13.43%) OO
16 18 (13.43%) Oracle
16 18 (13.43%) Linux
17 17 (12.69%) XML
17 17 (12.69%) Continuous Integration
17 17 (12.69%) Cucumber
18 16 (11.94%) BDD
18 16 (11.94%) NoSQL
18 16 (11.94%) WebDriver
18 16 (11.94%) Android SDK
18 16 (11.94%) Automation Testing
19 15 (11.19%) Relational Database

Java
Top Related 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 7 (5.22%) Apache Pig
1 7 (5.22%) Apache Spark
2 4 (2.99%) Apache
2 4 (2.99%) BizTalk Server
2 4 (2.99%) JBoss
2 4 (2.99%) Tomcat
3 3 (2.24%) OpenStack
3 3 (2.24%) WebSphere
4 2 (1.49%) IBM Notes
4 2 (1.49%) SharePoint
4 2 (1.49%) Skype for Business
4 2 (1.49%) WebLogic
5 1 (0.75%) Confluence
5 1 (0.75%) GlassFish
5 1 (0.75%) Jupyter
5 1 (0.75%) Mule
5 1 (0.75%) Mule ESB
5 1 (0.75%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 1 (0.75%) Oracle Workflow
5 1 (0.75%) SAS
Applications
1 3 (2.24%) Weka
2 2 (1.49%) Adobe Illustrator
2 2 (1.49%) OmniGraffle
2 2 (1.49%) Photoshop
3 1 (0.75%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 5 (3.73%) Payment Gateway
2 2 (1.49%) SDL Web 8
3 1 (0.75%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 10 (7.46%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (3.73%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (1.49%) GitHub
4 1 (0.75%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (0.75%) AWS CloudFormation
4 1 (0.75%) AWS Lambda
4 1 (0.75%) Google Cloud Platform
4 1 (0.75%) Rackspace Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 7 (5.22%) HTTP
2 4 (2.99%) Firewall
3 2 (1.49%) Bluetooth
3 2 (1.49%) Internet
3 2 (1.49%) Skype
3 2 (1.49%) VoIP
3 2 (1.49%) VPN
3 2 (1.49%) Wireless
4 1 (0.75%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (11.94%) NoSQL
2 15 (11.19%) Relational Database
2 15 (11.19%) SQL Server
3 12 (8.96%) Big Data
3 12 (8.96%) MongoDB
4 11 (8.21%) PostgreSQL
5 8 (5.97%) Apache Hive
6 6 (4.48%) Hadoop
7 5 (3.73%) Data Mining
7 5 (3.73%) RDBMS
8 4 (2.99%) Data Lake
8 4 (2.99%) HBase
8 4 (2.99%) SQL Server 2012
9 3 (2.24%) Data Warehouse
9 3 (2.24%) Mahout
9 3 (2.24%) MySQL
9 3 (2.24%) Power BI
10 1 (0.75%) Amazon DynamoDB
10 1 (0.75%) BusinessObjects
10 1 (0.75%) Couchbase
Development Applications
1 32 (23.88%) Jenkins
2 29 (21.64%) Git (software)
3 25 (18.66%) Selenium
4 24 (17.91%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 17 (12.69%) Cucumber
6 16 (11.94%) WebDriver
7 15 (11.19%) Appium
8 13 (9.70%) Eclipse
9 11 (8.21%) JBehave
9 11 (8.21%) Mercurial
10 9 (6.72%) Android Studio
10 9 (6.72%) JUnit
10 9 (6.72%) Subversion
11 7 (5.22%) IntelliJ
11 7 (5.22%) WebStorm
12 6 (4.48%) Mockito
12 6 (4.48%) Octopus Deploy
13 4 (2.99%) JIRA
13 4 (2.99%) Maven
14 2 (1.49%) Grunt
General
1 31 (23.13%) Finance
2 11 (8.21%) Banking
3 9 (6.72%) Back Office
4 6 (4.48%) Telecoms
5 3 (2.24%) Manufacturing
6 2 (1.49%) Dutch Language
6 2 (1.49%) German Language
6 2 (1.49%) Pharmaceutical
6 2 (1.49%) Publishing
6 2 (1.49%) Spanish Language
7 1 (0.75%) Electronics
7 1 (0.75%) Games
7 1 (0.75%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 67 (50.00%) Developer
2 29 (21.64%) Java Developer
3 19 (14.18%) Android Developer
3 19 (14.18%) Architect
4 15 (11.19%) Analyst
5 14 (10.45%) Test Analyst
6 12 (8.96%) Solutions Architect
7 6 (4.48%) Full Stack Developer
7 6 (4.48%) Java Engineer
7 6 (4.48%) Tester
8 5 (3.73%) Java Android Developer
8 5 (3.73%) JavaScript Developer
8 5 (3.73%) PHP Developer
8 5 (3.73%) Web Developer
9 4 (2.99%) .NET Architect
9 4 (2.99%) Automation Test Analyst
9 4 (2.99%) Java Architect
9 4 (2.99%) QA Analyst
9 4 (2.99%) Web Architect
9 4 (2.99%) Web Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (22.39%) .NET
2 29 (21.64%) HTML
3 27 (20.15%) Web Services
4 26 (19.40%) REST
5 20 (14.93%) HTML5
5 20 (14.93%) Spring
6 17 (12.69%) XML
7 16 (11.94%) Android SDK
8 15 (11.19%) RESTful
9 14 (10.45%) AngularJS
9 14 (10.45%) jQuery
10 13 (9.70%) Hibernate
11 12 (8.96%) JSON
12 11 (8.21%) Node.js
13 10 (7.46%) ASP.NET
13 10 (7.46%) CSS
13 10 (7.46%) J2EE
14 7 (5.22%) JPA
15 6 (4.48%) Apache Flex
15 6 (4.48%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 12 (8.96%) Data Structures
1 12 (8.96%) Mobile App
2 9 (6.72%) Computer Science
3 8 (5.97%) Analytical Skills
4 7 (5.22%) Algorithms
5 6 (4.48%) User Experience
6 5 (3.73%) Digital Media
7 4 (2.99%) Smartphone
8 3 (2.24%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 2 (1.49%) Augmented Reality
9 2 (1.49%) Embedded Systems
9 2 (1.49%) Graphic Design
9 2 (1.49%) Life Science
9 2 (1.49%) Mainframe
10 1 (0.75%) AS400
10 1 (0.75%) Enterprise Software
10 1 (0.75%) Hedge funds
10 1 (0.75%) Management Information System
10 1 (0.75%) Online Games
10 1 (0.75%) Smart Energy
Operating Systems
1 22 (16.42%) Android
2 18 (13.43%) Linux
3 15 (11.19%) Windows
4 8 (5.97%) Apple iOS
5 6 (4.48%) Unix
6 4 (2.99%) VMS
6 4 (2.99%) Windows Server
6 4 (2.99%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (0.75%) CentOS
7 1 (0.75%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (0.75%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 61 (45.52%) Agile Software Development
2 28 (20.90%) TDD
3 19 (14.18%) Android Development
4 18 (13.43%) OO
5 17 (12.69%) Continuous Integration
6 16 (11.94%) Automation Testing
6 16 (11.94%) BDD
7 13 (9.70%) Scrum
7 13 (9.70%) Web Development
8 11 (8.21%) Information Security
8 11 (8.21%) MVC
9 10 (7.46%) Defect Management
9 10 (7.46%) Open Source
9 10 (7.46%) SOA
10 8 (5.97%) Regression Testing
10 8 (5.97%) Stakeholder Management
10 8 (5.97%) Test Scripting
11 7 (5.22%) E-Commerce
11 7 (5.22%) Manual Testing
11 7 (5.22%) Multithreading
Programming Languages
1 36 (26.87%) JavaScript
2 29 (21.64%) SQL
3 21 (15.67%) Python
4 14 (10.45%) C++
5 12 (8.96%) C#
5 12 (8.96%) Scala
6 10 (7.46%) PHP
7 7 (5.22%) PL/SQL
8 5 (3.73%) Groovy
8 5 (3.73%) R
8 5 (3.73%) Ruby
9 3 (2.24%) MATLAB
9 3 (2.24%) Objective-C
9 3 (2.24%) TypeScript
10 2 (1.49%) Dart
10 2 (1.49%) ECMAScript
10 2 (1.49%) Perl
10 2 (1.49%) VB.NET
10 2 (1.49%) XPath
11 1 (0.75%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 6 (4.48%) Degree
2 4 (2.99%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
3 3 (2.24%) PhD
4 1 (0.75%) DV Cleared
4 1 (0.75%) IBM Certification
4 1 (0.75%) ISEB
4 1 (0.75%) ISTQB
4 1 (0.75%) OCPJP
4 1 (0.75%) Security Cleared
4 1 (0.75%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (9.70%) QA
2 3 (2.24%) Data Quality
2 3 (2.24%) GDPR
3 1 (0.75%) CDISC
3 1 (0.75%) HL7
System Software
1 4 (2.99%) Docker
2 3 (2.24%) VMware ESXi
2 3 (2.24%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.75%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 5 (3.73%) Hadoop YARN
2 3 (2.24%) Ansible
2 3 (2.24%) Kibana
3 2 (1.49%) Grafana
4 1 (0.75%) Pingdom
Vendors
1 18 (13.43%) Oracle
2 12 (8.96%) Microsoft
3 6 (4.48%) Adobe
4 4 (2.99%) Hortonworks
4 4 (2.99%) VMware
5 2 (1.49%) Avaya
5 2 (1.49%) IBM
5 2 (1.49%) Lotus
5 2 (1.49%) Rackspace
5 2 (1.49%) SAP
5 2 (1.49%) Xamarin
6 1 (0.75%) Apple
6 1 (0.75%) Atlassian
6 1 (0.75%) Cognos
6 1 (0.75%) DevExpress
6 1 (0.75%) Google
6 1 (0.75%) Jaspersoft
6 1 (0.75%) Sun
6 1 (0.75%) Temenos
6 1 (0.75%) Vertica
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