The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Berkshire region that had Java Software Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 17 January 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
17 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Java Software Engineer
South East / Berkshire
Rank 107 - 120
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs requiring a Java Software Engineer 1 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.051% - 0.080%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.055% - 0.085%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £419 £349 £390
% change year-on-year
+20.07% -10.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £32.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £39.75 £47.50 £46.25
% change year-on-year
-16.31% +2.70%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Berkshire region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Berkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1821 2186 2348
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 92.39% 90.44% 93.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 932 1124 1214
Median daily rate £413 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.12% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £260 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £538 £510 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £393 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.28% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 78 117 50
Median hourly rate £14.75 £17.50 £19.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-15.71% -9.09%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.50 £10.50 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £63.00 £32.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.32 £17.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-1.02% +9.37%

Java Software Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

The demand trend of IT contracts across the Berkshire region that featured Java Software Engineer in the job title.

Java Software Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

Java Software Engineer
Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Java Software Engineer across the Berkshire region.

Java Software Engineer Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

Java Software Engineer
Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Java Software Engineer across the Berkshire region.

Java Software Engineer Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

Java Software Engineer
Contract Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Java Software Engineer within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 17 January 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
Reading - 1 - - 2
Java Software Engineer
South East

Java Software Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 17 January 2017, Java Software Engineer 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 Berkshire region featuring Java Software Engineer in the job title.

1 1 (100.00%) C
1 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) OO
1 1 (100.00%) Apache
1 1 (100.00%) Python
1 1 (100.00%) OOD
1 1 (100.00%) Scrum
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 1 (100.00%) Requirements Analysis
1 1 (100.00%) JIRA
1 1 (100.00%) Wiki
1 1 (100.00%) Security Cleared
1 1 (100.00%) Scala
1 1 (100.00%) Hadoop
1 1 (100.00%) Open Source
1 1 (100.00%) Confluence
1 1 (100.00%) Apache Hive
1 1 (100.00%) MongoDB
1 1 (100.00%) NoSQL
1 1 (100.00%) MapReduce
1 1 (100.00%) Apache ZooKeeper
1 1 (100.00%) Neo4j
1 1 (100.00%) Big Data
1 1 (100.00%) Hortonworks
1 1 (100.00%) Kafka
1 1 (100.00%) Apache Pig
1 1 (100.00%) Apache Accumulo
1 1 (100.00%) OrientDB

Java Software Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire 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 (100.00%) Apache
1 1 (100.00%) Apache Pig
1 1 (100.00%) Apache Spark
1 1 (100.00%) Confluence
1 1 (100.00%) Elasticsearch
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) Apache Accumulo
1 1 (100.00%) Apache Hive
1 1 (100.00%) Big Data
1 1 (100.00%) Hadoop
1 1 (100.00%) MongoDB
1 1 (100.00%) Neo4j
1 1 (100.00%) NoSQL
1 1 (100.00%) OrientDB
Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) JIRA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) Kafka
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Cyber Defence
1 1 (100.00%) Cyberthreat
1 1 (100.00%) Wiki
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) MapReduce
1 1 (100.00%) OO
1 1 (100.00%) OOD
1 1 (100.00%) Open Source
1 1 (100.00%) Requirements Analysis
1 1 (100.00%) Scrum
1 1 (100.00%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) C
1 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) Python
1 1 (100.00%) Scala
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 1 (100.00%) Apache ZooKeeper
Systems Management
1 1 (100.00%) Hadoop YARN
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Hortonworks