The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Norfolk 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 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
East of England / Norfolk
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 6 5 25
Rank change year-on-year -1 +20  
Contract jobs citing Java 30 40 8
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Norfolk 17.34% 18.26% 4.49%
As % of the Programming Languages category 38.96% 44.44% 12.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 26 5
Median daily rate £350 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -22.22% +5.88%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £328 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £513 £530
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £420 £400
% change year-on-year +1.19% +5.00%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £45.00 £36.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year +25.00% -10.00%  

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 Norfolk with a requirement for programming language skills.

Contract Programming Language Skills
Norfolk
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 77 90 63
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Norfolk 44.51% 41.10% 35.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 63 49
Median daily rate £375 £375 £320
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +17.18%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £251 £165
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £530 £410
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +6.66% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 2
Median hourly rate - £24.23 £33.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -27.14%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £37.50 £36.50
% change year-on-year +13.33% +2.73%  

Java
Job Vacancy Trend in Norfolk

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Norfolk 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 Norfolk

Java
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Norfolk

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Java in Norfolk

Java
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Norfolk

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Java in Norfolk over the 3 months to 24 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Java in Norfolk

Java
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Norfolk

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Java in Norfolk

Java
Contract Job Locations in Norfolk

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Java within the Norfolk 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
Norwich -2 30 £350 -22.22% 4
Java
East of England

For the 6 months to 24 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 Norfolk region with a requirement for Java.

1 19 (50.00%) Spring
1 19 (50.00%) Hadoop
2 18 (47.37%) Agile Software Development
3 16 (42.11%) Cloudera
4 13 (34.21%) Linux
5 12 (31.58%) OO
5 12 (31.58%) Unix
5 12 (31.58%) Kerberos
5 12 (31.58%) Active Directory
5 12 (31.58%) High Availability
5 12 (31.58%) Jenkins
6 11 (28.95%) BDD
7 10 (26.32%) TDD
8 9 (23.68%) Java EE
8 9 (23.68%) JUnit
8 9 (23.68%) Cucumber
9 8 (21.05%) MySQL
10 7 (18.42%) SQL
10 7 (18.42%) Software Engineering
10 7 (18.42%) Continuous Integration
10 7 (18.42%) Hibernate
10 7 (18.42%) MapReduce
10 7 (18.42%) Apache Spark
10 7 (18.42%) User Stories
10 7 (18.42%) Relational Database
10 7 (18.42%) Big Data
11 6 (15.79%) REST
11 6 (15.79%) Maven
11 6 (15.79%) Finance
12 5 (13.16%) MVC

Java
Co-occurring IT Skills in Norfolk 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 (18.42%) Apache Spark
2 5 (13.16%) Apache
3 4 (10.53%) Apache Pig
3 4 (10.53%) Apache ServiceMix
3 4 (10.53%) Tomcat
4 3 (7.89%) Apache Solr
5 2 (5.26%) WebSphere
6 1 (2.63%) WordPress
Communications & Networking
1 12 (31.58%) Kerberos
2 2 (5.26%) HTTP
2 2 (5.26%) LDAP
2 2 (5.26%) SSL
2 2 (5.26%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (50.00%) Hadoop
2 8 (21.05%) MySQL
3 7 (18.42%) Big Data
3 7 (18.42%) Relational Database
4 5 (13.16%) MarkLogic
5 4 (10.53%) Apache Hive
5 4 (10.53%) HBase
5 4 (10.53%) Impala
5 4 (10.53%) Sqoop
6 3 (7.89%) Apache Cassandra
6 3 (7.89%) NoSQL
6 3 (7.89%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 12 (31.58%) Jenkins
2 9 (23.68%) Cucumber
2 9 (23.68%) JUnit
3 6 (15.79%) Maven
4 3 (7.89%) Eclipse
4 3 (7.89%) Git (software)
4 3 (7.89%) Mockito
4 3 (7.89%) Subversion
4 3 (7.89%) Team Foundation Server
5 2 (5.26%) JIRA
6 1 (2.63%) Bitbucket
General
1 6 (15.79%) Finance
2 4 (10.53%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 17 (44.74%) Developer
2 13 (34.21%) Java Developer
3 12 (31.58%) Administrator
3 12 (31.58%) Cloud Administrator
4 6 (15.79%) Designer
5 4 (10.53%) Cloud Developer
5 4 (10.53%) Hadoop Developer
6 3 (7.89%) Technical Leader
7 2 (5.26%) Systems Designer
8 1 (2.63%) Consultant
8 1 (2.63%) Database Designer
8 1 (2.63%) DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (50.00%) Spring
2 9 (23.68%) Java EE
3 7 (18.42%) Hibernate
4 6 (15.79%) REST
5 5 (13.16%) Spring MVC
5 5 (13.16%) Web Services
5 5 (13.16%) XML
6 4 (10.53%) Apache Camel
6 4 (10.53%) RESTful
6 4 (10.53%) XSLT
7 3 (7.89%) JMS
7 3 (7.89%) Kafka
7 3 (7.89%) SOAP
8 2 (5.26%) Ajax
8 2 (5.26%) HTML
8 2 (5.26%) J2EE
8 2 (5.26%) XForms
9 1 (2.63%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 5 (13.16%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (2.63%) Computer Science
2 1 (2.63%) Data Structures
2 1 (2.63%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 13 (34.21%) Linux
2 12 (31.58%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (47.37%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (31.58%) High Availability
2 12 (31.58%) OO
3 11 (28.95%) BDD
4 10 (26.32%) TDD
5 7 (18.42%) Continuous Integration
5 7 (18.42%) MapReduce
5 7 (18.42%) Software Engineering
5 7 (18.42%) User Stories
6 5 (13.16%) MVC
7 4 (10.53%) API Design
7 4 (10.53%) Concurrent Programming
7 4 (10.53%) Data Privacy
7 4 (10.53%) Kanban
7 4 (10.53%) Multithreading
7 4 (10.53%) Scrum
7 4 (10.53%) SDLC
7 4 (10.53%) Unit Testing
7 4 (10.53%) Waterfall
7 4 (10.53%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 7 (18.42%) SQL
2 4 (10.53%) HiveQL
2 4 (10.53%) Python
3 1 (2.63%) JavaScript
3 1 (2.63%) PHP
3 1 (2.63%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 2 (5.26%) Sun Certification
2 1 (2.63%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.63%) Data Quality
System Software
1 12 (31.58%) Active Directory
2 4 (10.53%) Apache Flume
3 3 (7.89%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 3 (7.89%) Hadoop YARN
2 1 (2.63%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 16 (42.11%) Cloudera
2 4 (10.53%) Red Hat
3 2 (5.26%) Sun
4 1 (2.63%) IBM