The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the City of London region that had Java Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 9 December 2016 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
9 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Java Engineer
Rank 144 87 174
Rank change year-on-year
-57 +87
Contract jobs requiring a Java Engineer 21 73 31
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.66% 2.12% 0.54%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.70% 2.22% 0.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 70 29
Median daily rate £650 £650 £525
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +23.80%
UK excluding London median daily rate £419 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+4.68% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £43.00 £41.33
% change year-on-year
-6.97% +4.05%
Java Engineer
London

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the City of London 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
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
3021 3289 5467
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 95.45% 95.58% 95.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 2398 2613 4193
Median daily rate £490 £475 £438
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.15% +8.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £300 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £625 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 37 46 103
Median hourly rate £19.00 £20.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.00% +14.28%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £13.00 £11.59
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.50 £41.50 £22.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +6.25%

Java Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

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

Java Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

Java Engineer
Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

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

Java Engineer Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

Java Engineer
Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Java Engineer across the City of London region over the 3 months to 9 December 2016.

Java Engineer Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

Java Engineer
Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

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

Java Engineer Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

Java Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 9 December 2016, Java 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 City of London region featuring Java Engineer in the job title.

1 36 (100.00%) Java
2 27 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
3 21 (58.33%) Banking
3 21 (58.33%) Continuous Integration
3 21 (58.33%) Python
4 16 (44.44%) Linux
4 16 (44.44%) Atlassian
5 15 (41.67%) Puppet
5 15 (41.67%) Unix
5 15 (41.67%) Perl
5 15 (41.67%) DevOps
6 14 (38.89%) Opscode Chef
7 12 (33.33%) Apache Spark
8 9 (25.00%) Finance
9 8 (22.22%) Hadoop
9 8 (22.22%) Spring
10 7 (19.44%) Scala
11 6 (16.67%) Apache Cassandra
12 5 (13.89%) Software Engineering
12 5 (13.89%) JIRA
12 5 (13.89%) MVC
12 5 (13.89%) PostgreSQL
12 5 (13.89%) Hibernate
12 5 (13.89%) J2EE
12 5 (13.89%) SQL Server
12 5 (13.89%) JMS
12 5 (13.89%) Relational Database
12 5 (13.89%) Kafka
12 5 (13.89%) Big Data
13 4 (11.11%) QA

Java Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London 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 12 (33.33%) Apache Spark
2 3 (8.33%) Apache
2 3 (8.33%) WebSphere
3 2 (5.56%) Apache Pig
3 2 (5.56%) Apache Solr
3 2 (5.56%) WebSphere Application Server
4 1 (2.78%) SharePoint
Business Applications
1 1 (2.78%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.78%) GitHub
1 1 (2.78%) Google Play
Communications & Networking
1 2 (5.56%) AMQP
2 1 (2.78%) Kerberos
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (22.22%) Hadoop
2 6 (16.67%) Apache Cassandra
3 5 (13.89%) Big Data
3 5 (13.89%) PostgreSQL
3 5 (13.89%) Relational Database
3 5 (13.89%) SQL Server
4 2 (5.56%) Apache Hive
4 2 (5.56%) Data Lake
4 2 (5.56%) Flink
4 2 (5.56%) HBase
4 2 (5.56%) MongoDB
4 2 (5.56%) MySQL
4 2 (5.56%) NoSQL
4 2 (5.56%) RDBMS
5 1 (2.78%) Mixpanel
5 1 (2.78%) Oracle Database
5 1 (2.78%) Oracle Database 11g
5 1 (2.78%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (2.78%) Sqoop
Development Applications
1 5 (13.89%) JIRA
2 2 (5.56%) Git (software)
2 2 (5.56%) Jenkins
2 2 (5.56%) JUnit
2 2 (5.56%) Mockito
3 1 (2.78%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 1 (2.78%) CircleCI
3 1 (2.78%) CruiseControl
3 1 (2.78%) Cucumber
3 1 (2.78%) FishEye
3 1 (2.78%) HP UFT
3 1 (2.78%) Hudson
3 1 (2.78%) JBehave
3 1 (2.78%) Maven
3 1 (2.78%) Selenium
3 1 (2.78%) Sonatype Nexus
3 1 (2.78%) ZenHub
General
1 21 (58.33%) Banking
2 9 (25.00%) Finance
3 2 (5.56%) Advertising
3 2 (5.56%) Back Office
3 2 (5.56%) Games
3 2 (5.56%) Investment Banking
4 1 (2.78%) Financial Institution
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (22.22%) Spring
2 5 (13.89%) Hibernate
2 5 (13.89%) J2EE
2 5 (13.89%) JMS
2 5 (13.89%) Kafka
3 3 (8.33%) REST
3 3 (8.33%) Spark Streaming
4 2 (5.56%) Akka
4 2 (5.56%) AngularJS
4 2 (5.56%) ASP.NET
4 2 (5.56%) EJB
4 2 (5.56%) JDBC
4 2 (5.56%) JSP
4 2 (5.56%) Lambda Expressions
4 2 (5.56%) ODBC
4 2 (5.56%) RabbitMQ
4 2 (5.56%) Servlets
4 2 (5.56%) Spring Boot
4 2 (5.56%) Swagger
4 2 (5.56%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (2.78%) Equities
2 1 (2.78%) Fixed Income
2 1 (2.78%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 1 (2.78%) Visualisation
2 1 (2.78%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 16 (44.44%) Linux
2 15 (41.67%) Unix
3 1 (2.78%) Android
3 1 (2.78%) Windows
3 1 (2.78%) Windows Server
3 1 (2.78%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (2.78%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (58.33%) Continuous Integration
3 15 (41.67%) DevOps
4 5 (13.89%) MVC
4 5 (13.89%) Software Engineering
5 3 (8.33%) Continuous Deployment
5 3 (8.33%) Data Ingestion
5 3 (8.33%) Open Source
5 3 (8.33%) Unit Testing
6 2 (5.56%) Automated Testing
6 2 (5.56%) ETL
6 2 (5.56%) ITIL
6 2 (5.56%) MapReduce
6 2 (5.56%) Scrum
6 2 (5.56%) Service Management
6 2 (5.56%) TDD
7 1 (2.78%) Disaster Recovery
7 1 (2.78%) ITSM
7 1 (2.78%) OO
7 1 (2.78%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 36 (100.00%) Java
2 21 (58.33%) Python
3 15 (41.67%) Perl
4 7 (19.44%) Scala
5 3 (8.33%) SQL
6 1 (2.78%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 2 (5.56%) Degree
2 1 (2.78%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (11.11%) QA
System Software
1 3 (8.33%) Apache ZooKeeper
2 1 (2.78%) Active Directory
2 1 (2.78%) Apache Flume
2 1 (2.78%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 15 (41.67%) Puppet
2 14 (38.89%) Opscode Chef
3 3 (8.33%) Hadoop YARN
4 1 (2.78%) Ambari
4 1 (2.78%) Ansible
Vendors
1 16 (44.44%) Atlassian
2 3 (8.33%) IBM
2 3 (8.33%) Sybase
3 2 (5.56%) Hortonworks
3 2 (5.56%) Sun
3 2 (5.56%) TIBCO
4 1 (2.78%) Apple
4 1 (2.78%) Google
4 1 (2.78%) Microsoft
4 1 (2.78%) Oracle
4 1 (2.78%) Remedy
4 1 (2.78%) VMware
4 1 (2.78%) WorldPay
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