Period
to 19 November 2017

The median contractor rate for a Senior Java Developer was £380 per day in advertised job vacancies in Cambridgeshire during the 6 months to 19 November 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.

Senior Java Developer
East of England > Cambridgeshire
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 94 77 94
Rank change year-on-year -17 +17 +6
Contract jobs requiring a Senior Java Developer 2 5 16
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 0.14% 0.45% 1.00%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.15% 0.47% 1.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 13
Cambridgeshire median daily rate £380 £438 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -13.14% +2.94% -11.69%
10th Percentile £370 £431 £313
90th Percentile £390 £444 £565
East of England median daily rate £475 £463 £450
% change year-on-year +2.70% +2.78% +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Cambridgeshire median hourly rate - - -
East of England median hourly rate - - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Cambridgeshire. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

All Contract IT Job Vacancies
Cambridgeshire
Contract vacancies in Cambridgeshire with a recognized job title 1312 1058 1515
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 93.71% 94.38% 94.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 651 508 891
Cambridgeshire median daily rate £375 £375 £380
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -1.32% +8.57%
10th Percentile £200 £169 £226
90th Percentile £525 £525 £538
East of England median daily rate £413 £388 £385
% change year-on-year +6.45% +0.65% +2.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 138 100 131
Cambridgeshire median hourly rate £37.50 £27.75 £20.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +35.14% +35.37% -16.33%
10th Percentile £11.50 £11.20 £10.50
90th Percentile £49.75 £47.50 £46.88
East of England median hourly rate £18.00 £21.88 £20.94
% change year-on-year -17.71% +4.49% +4.68%

Senior Java Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Cambridgeshire

Job postings that featured Senior Java Developer in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire.

Job vacancy trend for Senior Java Developer in Cambridgeshire

Senior Java Developer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Senior Java Developer in Cambridgeshire

Senior 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 Senior Java Developer within the Cambridgeshire region over the 6 months to 19 November 2017. 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
Peterborough - 2 £380 -
Senior Java Developer
East of England

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

For the 6 months to 19 November 2017, Senior 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 Senior Java Developer in the job title.

1 2 (100.00%) Java
1 2 (100.00%) PL/SQL
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
1 2 (100.00%) J2EE
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle
1 2 (100.00%) JUnit
1 2 (100.00%) SOAP
1 2 (100.00%) Web Services
1 2 (100.00%) XML
1 2 (100.00%) JBoss
1 2 (100.00%) Tomcat
1 2 (100.00%) SOA
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle Database 10g
1 2 (100.00%) Scrum
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) Spring
1 2 (100.00%) Maven
1 2 (100.00%) JSON
1 2 (100.00%) JIRA
1 2 (100.00%) Atlassian
1 2 (100.00%) jQuery
1 2 (100.00%) Kanban
1 2 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 2 (100.00%) RESTful
1 2 (100.00%) Confluence
1 2 (100.00%) SoapUI
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
1 2 (100.00%) Enterprise Software
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle Database
1 2 (100.00%) API Development

Senior 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 2 (100.00%) Confluence
1 2 (100.00%) JBoss
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
1 2 (100.00%) Tomcat
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle Database
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 2 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 2 (100.00%) JIRA
1 2 (100.00%) JUnit
1 2 (100.00%) Maven
1 2 (100.00%) SoapUI
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) J2EE
1 2 (100.00%) jQuery
1 2 (100.00%) JSON
1 2 (100.00%) RESTful
1 2 (100.00%) SOAP
1 2 (100.00%) Spring
1 2 (100.00%) Web Services
1 2 (100.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) Enterprise Software
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) API Development
1 2 (100.00%) Defect Management
1 2 (100.00%) Kanban
1 2 (100.00%) Scrum
1 2 (100.00%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) Java
1 2 (100.00%) PL/SQL
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Atlassian
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle