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 26 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
East of England / Cambridgeshire
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 30 7 10
Rank change year-on-year -23 +3  
Contract jobs citing Java 28 78 96
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 4.79% 13.40% 12.05%
As % of the Programming Languages category 12.23% 29.10% 25.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 55 65
Median daily rate £400 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +14.28%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £326 £325 £280
10% offered a daily rate of more than £483 £500 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £425 £400
% change year-on-year - +6.25%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 8
Median hourly rate - - £38.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £45.00 £35.75 £40.00
% change year-on-year +25.87% -10.62%  

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 229 268 383
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Cambridgeshire 39.15% 46.05% 48.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 103 153 254
Median daily rate £375 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -6.25% +14.28%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £288 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £481 £500 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +6.66% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 32 18 21
Median hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +6.66% -6.25%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £35.00 £35.30
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £45.00 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £37.50 £37.00
% change year-on-year +13.33% +1.35%  

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 26 June 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 contractor hourly rates quoted in IT 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 26 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 -14 20 £400 - 75
Peterborough -6 2 £266 -40.83% 1
Java
East of England

For the 6 months to 26 June 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 39 (43.82%) JavaScript
2 37 (41.57%) Agile Software Development
3 31 (34.83%) HTML
4 28 (31.46%) SQL
4 28 (31.46%) Git (software)
5 25 (28.09%) REST
6 22 (24.72%) HTML5
7 21 (23.60%) TDD
7 21 (23.60%) Spring
8 20 (22.47%) Continuous Integration
9 19 (21.35%) .NET
9 19 (21.35%) Oracle
9 19 (21.35%) Web Services
10 18 (20.22%) Linux
10 18 (20.22%) CSS
10 18 (20.22%) Jenkins
11 15 (16.85%) AngularJS
11 15 (16.85%) XML
11 15 (16.85%) Atlassian Bamboo
12 14 (15.73%) RESTful
12 14 (15.73%) Mercurial
12 14 (15.73%) OO
12 14 (15.73%) Windows
12 14 (15.73%) Greenfield Project
13 13 (14.61%) User Experience
13 13 (14.61%) Python
14 12 (13.48%) SQL Server
14 12 (13.48%) C++
14 12 (13.48%) MVC
14 12 (13.48%) Finance

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 7 (7.87%) Tomcat
2 5 (5.62%) JBoss
3 4 (4.49%) WebSphere
4 3 (3.37%) BizTalk Server
4 3 (3.37%) Cloud Foundry
4 3 (3.37%) OpenStack
4 3 (3.37%) WebLogic
5 2 (2.25%) Anypoint
5 2 (2.25%) Apache Spark
5 2 (2.25%) Oracle Workflow
5 2 (2.25%) SAS
6 1 (1.12%) Apache
6 1 (1.12%) Confluence
6 1 (1.12%) Jupyter
6 1 (1.12%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 1 (1.12%) WildFly
Applications
1 5 (5.62%) Adobe Illustrator
1 5 (5.62%) OmniGraffle
1 5 (5.62%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 6 (6.74%) Payment Gateway
1 6 (6.74%) SDL Web 8
2 1 (1.12%) Oracle BPM
2 1 (1.12%) SAP BPC
2 1 (1.12%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 10 (11.24%) Microsoft Azure
2 7 (7.87%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (2.25%) GitHub
4 1 (1.12%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (1.12%) AWS CloudFormation
4 1 (1.12%) AWS Lambda
4 1 (1.12%) Google Cloud Platform
4 1 (1.12%) Rackspace Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 5 (5.62%) HTTP
2 4 (4.49%) Firewall
3 2 (2.25%) Bluetooth
3 2 (2.25%) Wireless
4 1 (1.12%) SSL
4 1 (1.12%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (13.48%) SQL Server
2 11 (12.36%) NoSQL
3 8 (8.99%) PostgreSQL
4 7 (7.87%) Big Data
4 7 (7.87%) MongoDB
5 4 (4.49%) MySQL
5 4 (4.49%) Relational Database
5 4 (4.49%) SQL Server 2012
6 3 (3.37%) Data Warehouse
7 2 (2.25%) BusinessObjects
7 2 (2.25%) Data Mining
7 2 (2.25%) Hadoop
8 1 (1.12%) Amazon DynamoDB
8 1 (1.12%) Apache Hive
8 1 (1.12%) Couchbase
8 1 (1.12%) InterSystems Cache
8 1 (1.12%) Oracle Database
8 1 (1.12%) RDBMS
8 1 (1.12%) SAP BW
Development Applications
1 28 (31.46%) Git (software)
2 18 (20.22%) Jenkins
3 15 (16.85%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 14 (15.73%) Mercurial
5 9 (10.11%) IntelliJ
5 9 (10.11%) WebStorm
6 8 (8.99%) Selenium
6 8 (8.99%) Subversion
7 7 (7.87%) JUnit
7 7 (7.87%) Maven
8 6 (6.74%) Grunt
8 6 (6.74%) gulp
8 6 (6.74%) Jasmine
8 6 (6.74%) Mockito
9 5 (5.62%) Cucumber
10 4 (4.49%) Appium
11 3 (3.37%) JBehave
11 3 (3.37%) Mocha
11 3 (3.37%) Octopus Deploy
11 3 (3.37%) PhantomJS
General
1 12 (13.48%) Finance
2 4 (4.49%) Telecoms
3 3 (3.37%) Banking
4 2 (2.25%) Back Office
4 2 (2.25%) Manufacturing
4 2 (2.25%) Publishing
5 1 (1.12%) Electronics
5 1 (1.12%) Games
5 1 (1.12%) Marketing
5 1 (1.12%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 45 (50.56%) Developer
2 19 (21.35%) Java Developer
3 15 (16.85%) Architect
4 11 (12.36%) Solutions Architect
5 9 (10.11%) Full Stack Developer
6 6 (6.74%) Android Developer
6 6 (6.74%) JavaScript Developer
6 6 (6.74%) Web Developer
7 4 (4.49%) Angular Developer
7 4 (4.49%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
7 4 (4.49%) Java Web Developer
7 4 (4.49%) Senior Developer
8 3 (3.37%) Analyst
8 3 (3.37%) Applications Developer
8 3 (3.37%) Consultant
8 3 (3.37%) DevOps Engineer
8 3 (3.37%) Linux Developer
8 3 (3.37%) PHP Developer
8 3 (3.37%) Software Engineer
8 3 (3.37%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (34.83%) HTML
2 25 (28.09%) REST
3 22 (24.72%) HTML5
4 21 (23.60%) Spring
5 19 (21.35%) .NET
5 19 (21.35%) Web Services
6 18 (20.22%) CSS
7 15 (16.85%) AngularJS
7 15 (16.85%) XML
8 14 (15.73%) RESTful
9 12 (13.48%) jQuery
9 12 (13.48%) JSON
10 10 (11.24%) CSS3
10 10 (11.24%) Node.js
11 8 (8.99%) Hibernate
12 7 (7.87%) Angular 2
12 7 (7.87%) XML Schema
13 6 (6.74%) Java EE
13 6 (6.74%) JPA
13 6 (6.74%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 14 (15.73%) Greenfield Project
2 13 (14.61%) User Experience
3 11 (12.36%) Mobile App
4 8 (8.99%) Computer Science
5 5 (5.62%) Graphic Design
6 4 (4.49%) Algorithms
6 4 (4.49%) Data Structures
7 3 (3.37%) Analytical Skills
8 2 (2.25%) Digital Media
8 2 (2.25%) Embedded Systems
8 2 (2.25%) Enterprise Software
8 2 (2.25%) Mainframe
8 2 (2.25%) Smartphone
9 1 (1.12%) AS400
9 1 (1.12%) Client/Server
9 1 (1.12%) Management Information System
9 1 (1.12%) Online Games
9 1 (1.12%) Smart City
Operating Systems
1 18 (20.22%) Linux
2 14 (15.73%) Windows
3 9 (10.11%) Android
4 5 (5.62%) Apple iOS
5 4 (4.49%) VMS
5 4 (4.49%) Windows Server
5 4 (4.49%) Windows Server 2012
6 3 (3.37%) Unix
7 2 (2.25%) CentOS
8 1 (1.12%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (1.12%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (41.57%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (23.60%) TDD
3 20 (22.47%) Continuous Integration
4 14 (15.73%) OO
5 12 (13.48%) BDD
5 12 (13.48%) MVC
6 9 (10.11%) BPMN
7 8 (8.99%) Information Security
7 8 (8.99%) Microservices
7 8 (8.99%) Unit Testing
8 7 (7.87%) API Design
8 7 (7.87%) Domain-Driven Design
8 7 (7.87%) Scrum
8 7 (7.87%) Software Engineering
8 7 (7.87%) Web Development
9 6 (6.74%) Android Development
9 6 (6.74%) Continuous Deployment
9 6 (6.74%) Front End Development
9 6 (6.74%) Open Source
9 6 (6.74%) Responsive Web Design
Programming Languages
1 39 (43.82%) JavaScript
2 28 (31.46%) SQL
3 13 (14.61%) Python
4 12 (13.48%) C++
5 11 (12.36%) C#
5 11 (12.36%) TypeScript
6 10 (11.24%) Scala
7 7 (7.87%) PHP
7 7 (7.87%) PL/SQL
8 6 (6.74%) Groovy
9 4 (4.49%) Dart
9 4 (4.49%) ES6
9 4 (4.49%) Objective-C
10 3 (3.37%) ECMAScript
10 3 (3.37%) Ruby
11 2 (2.25%) C
11 2 (2.25%) Perl
11 2 (2.25%) R
12 1 (1.12%) Elixir
12 1 (1.12%) Kotlin
Qualifications
1 8 (8.99%) Degree
2 4 (4.49%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
3 2 (2.25%) Computer Science Degree
3 2 (2.25%) SC Cleared
3 2 (2.25%) Security Cleared
4 1 (1.12%) IBM Certification
4 1 (1.12%) Master's Degree
4 1 (1.12%) OCPJP
4 1 (1.12%) PhD
4 1 (1.12%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (4.49%) QA
2 3 (3.37%) Data Quality
2 3 (3.37%) GDPR
System Software
1 3 (3.37%) VMware ESXi
1 3 (3.37%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (1.12%) Docker
2 1 (1.12%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 3 (3.37%) Ansible
2 1 (1.12%) Hadoop YARN
2 1 (1.12%) Pingdom
Vendors
1 19 (21.35%) Oracle
2 8 (8.99%) Microsoft
3 4 (4.49%) VMware
4 3 (3.37%) IBM
4 3 (3.37%) SAP
5 2 (2.25%) Adobe
5 2 (2.25%) MuleSoft
5 2 (2.25%) Xamarin
6 1 (1.12%) AppDynamics
6 1 (1.12%) Atlassian
6 1 (1.12%) Cognos
6 1 (1.12%) DevExpress
6 1 (1.12%) Google
6 1 (1.12%) Jaspersoft
6 1 (1.12%) PagerDuty
6 1 (1.12%) Rackspace
6 1 (1.12%) Sun
6 1 (1.12%) Temenos
6 1 (1.12%) Vertica
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Synergize Consulting
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