Period
to 4 March 2021

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 6 months to 4 March 2021 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
East of England > Cambridgeshire
6 months to
4 Mar 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 36 28 9
Rank change year-on-year -8 -19 +5
Contract jobs citing Java 4 49 91
As % of all contract jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 1.03% 5.41% 9.15%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.99% 15.08% 20.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 38 59
Median daily rate £475 £506 £488
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -6.17% +3.85% +30.00%
10th Percentile £430 £356 £263
90th Percentile £525 £691 £600
East of England median daily rate £473 £450 £500
% change year-on-year +5.00% -10.00% +11.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Median hourly rate £42.50 - -
East of England median hourly rate £42.50 £21.57 £42.50
% change year-on-year +97.03% -49.25% +6.25%

Java is in the Programming Languages category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Cambridgeshire with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Cambridgeshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 134 325 435
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 34.36% 35.91% 43.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 97 215 229
Median daily rate £463 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.78% +5.88% +11.84%
10th Percentile £270 £313 £304
90th Percentile £693 £600 £600
East of England median daily rate £438 £425 £430
% change year-on-year +2.94% -1.16% +1.18%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 31 31
Median hourly rate £32.50 £45.00 £42.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -27.78% +5.88% +1.19%
10th Percentile £13.50 £42.00 £14.50
90th Percentile £48.50 £51.00 £52.50
Median hourly rate £42.50 £44.00 £41.00
% change year-on-year -3.41% +7.32% -0.61%

Java
Job Vacancy Trend in Cambridgeshire

Job postings citing Java as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire.

Job vacancy trend for Java in Cambridgeshire

Java
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing Java in Cambridgeshire.

Daily rate trend for Java in Cambridgeshire

Java
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing Java in Cambridgeshire.

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 6 months to 4 March 2021. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cambridge -7 3 £500 -2.44% 33
Peterborough - 1 £450 - 4
Java
East of England

For the 6 months to 4 March 2021, IT contractor jobs citing Java also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Cambridgeshire region with a requirement for Java.

1 2 (50.00%) OO
1 2 (50.00%) Python
1 2 (50.00%) Android
1 2 (50.00%) DevOps
1 2 (50.00%) Software Engineering
1 2 (50.00%) Linux
2 1 (25.00%) OOP
2 1 (25.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (25.00%) Embedded Linux
2 1 (25.00%) Statistics
2 1 (25.00%) Degree
2 1 (25.00%) JSON
2 1 (25.00%) Informatics
2 1 (25.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (25.00%) Data Integration
2 1 (25.00%) Data Munging
2 1 (25.00%) Azkaban
2 1 (25.00%) User Experience
2 1 (25.00%) Apache Spark
2 1 (25.00%) Data Structures
2 1 (25.00%) Performance Metrics
2 1 (25.00%) Spark Streaming
2 1 (25.00%) Data Centre
2 1 (25.00%) Power BI
2 1 (25.00%) Actionable Insight
2 1 (25.00%) Apache Airflow
2 1 (25.00%) Luigi
2 1 (25.00%) Workload Management
2 1 (25.00%) Customer Acquisition
2 1 (25.00%) Computer Science Degree

Java
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 1 (25.00%) Apache Airflow
1 1 (25.00%) Apache Spark
1 1 (25.00%) Luigi
Cloud Services
1 1 (25.00%) Amazon EC2
1 1 (25.00%) Amazon EMR
1 1 (25.00%) AWS
1 1 (25.00%) Azure
1 1 (25.00%) Logic Apps
1 1 (25.00%) Power Platform
Communications & Networking
1 1 (25.00%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) Amazon RDS
1 1 (25.00%) Amazon Redshift
1 1 (25.00%) Apache Cassandra
1 1 (25.00%) Azkaban
1 1 (25.00%) Big Data
1 1 (25.00%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (25.00%) Hadoop
1 1 (25.00%) NoSQL
1 1 (25.00%) PostgreSQL
1 1 (25.00%) Power BI
1 1 (25.00%) Relational Database
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Artifactory
1 1 (25.00%) Jenkins
General
1 1 (25.00%) Law
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Software Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Android Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Android Software Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Azure Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Data Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) DevOps Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Embedded Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Embedded Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (25.00%) JSON
1 1 (25.00%) Kafka
1 1 (25.00%) Spark Streaming
1 1 (25.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Data Centre
1 1 (25.00%) Data Structures
1 1 (25.00%) Device Driver
1 1 (25.00%) Management Information System
1 1 (25.00%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 2 (50.00%) Android
1 2 (50.00%) Linux
2 1 (25.00%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) DevOps
1 2 (50.00%) OO
1 2 (50.00%) Software Engineering
2 1 (25.00%) Actionable Insight
2 1 (25.00%) Analytics
2 1 (25.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (25.00%) Data Integration
2 1 (25.00%) Data Munging
2 1 (25.00%) Data Transformation
2 1 (25.00%) Data Visualisation
2 1 (25.00%) Informatics
2 1 (25.00%) OOP
2 1 (25.00%) Performance Metrics
2 1 (25.00%) Process Improvement
2 1 (25.00%) Project Management
2 1 (25.00%) Regression Testing
2 1 (25.00%) Statistics
2 1 (25.00%) Visualisation
2 1 (25.00%) Workflow
2 1 (25.00%) Workflow Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (50.00%) Python
2 1 (25.00%) C++
2 1 (25.00%) Scala
2 1 (25.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) Computer Science Degree
1 1 (25.00%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (25.00%) Docker
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft