The first table below looks at the demand for the Java Engineer role in IT contracts advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Java Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 24 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the City of London region.

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.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java Engineer
Rank 202 204 218
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +14
Contract jobs requiring a Java Engineer 2 1 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.032% 0.016% 0.025%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.035% 0.017% 0.027%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 2
Average daily rate £500 - £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £400
% change year-on-year
- -6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 - -
Job Titles Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
5735 5831 7382
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 92.14% 92.89% 91.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 4176 4277 5223
Average daily rate £438 £450 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.77% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £273 £278 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £600 £625
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 80 119 170
Average hourly rate £19.00 £19.00 £19.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -2.56%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £11.50 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.55 £135.00 £41.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
- -7.89%
Java Engineer
London

Java Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Java Engineer in the job title across the City of London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the City of London region that cited Java Engineer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled with Java Engineer in their job title.

1 8 (100.00%) Java
2 6 (75.00%) Hibernate
2 6 (75.00%) Spring
3 4 (50.00%) Scrum
4 3 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (37.50%) TDD
4 3 (37.50%) Finance
4 3 (37.50%) CMS
4 3 (37.50%) FatWire
4 3 (37.50%) Maven
4 3 (37.50%) JSON
4 3 (37.50%) Load Balancing
4 3 (37.50%) Ruby
4 3 (37.50%) Ajax
4 3 (37.50%) Endeca
4 3 (37.50%) Java EE
4 3 (37.50%) JavaScript
4 3 (37.50%) PHP
4 3 (37.50%) SQL
4 3 (37.50%) WebLogic
4 3 (37.50%) Servlets
4 3 (37.50%) XML
4 3 (37.50%) JBoss
4 3 (37.50%) Tomcat
4 3 (37.50%) Python
4 3 (37.50%) HTTP
4 3 (37.50%) SSL
4 3 (37.50%) WebLogic Portal
4 3 (37.50%) Selenium
4 3 (37.50%) Grails

Java Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the City of London region that cited Java Engineer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled with Java Engineer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (37.50%) WebLogic
1 3 (37.50%) Tomcat
1 3 (37.50%) WebLogic Portal
1 3 (37.50%) CMS
1 3 (37.50%) Adobe CQ
Communications & Networking
1 3 (37.50%) HTTP
1 3 (37.50%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (37.50%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 3 (37.50%) Maven
1 3 (37.50%) Selenium
1 3 (37.50%) Cucumber
General
1 3 (37.50%) Finance
2 1 (12.50%) Electronics
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (75.00%) Hibernate
1 6 (75.00%) Spring
2 3 (37.50%) Ajax
2 3 (37.50%) Java EE
2 3 (37.50%) JSON
2 3 (37.50%) Grails
2 3 (37.50%) jQuery
2 3 (37.50%) Servlets
2 3 (37.50%) XML
2 3 (37.50%) REST
3 1 (12.50%) Web Services
3 1 (12.50%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 3 (37.50%) Inversion of Control
2 1 (12.50%) Embedded Systems
2 1 (12.50%) Management Information System
2 1 (12.50%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 1 (12.50%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (50.00%) Scrum
2 3 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (37.50%) TDD
2 3 (37.50%) Load Balancing
2 3 (37.50%) Test Scripting
2 3 (37.50%) Continuous Integration
2 3 (37.50%) Kanban
2 3 (37.50%) BDD
2 3 (37.50%) Analytics
3 1 (12.50%) Cyber Security
3 1 (12.50%) Network Management
3 1 (12.50%) Project Management
3 1 (12.50%) Information Assurance
3 1 (12.50%) Penetration Testing
3 1 (12.50%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 8 (100.00%) Java
2 3 (37.50%) JavaScript
2 3 (37.50%) PHP
2 3 (37.50%) SQL
2 3 (37.50%) Python
2 3 (37.50%) Ruby
2 3 (37.50%) Groovy
3 1 (12.50%) C
3 1 (12.50%) C++
Qualifications
1 1 (12.50%) HND
1 1 (12.50%) Degree
1 1 (12.50%) Chartered Engineer
1 1 (12.50%) SC Cleared
1 1 (12.50%) Security Cleared
Systems Management
1 1 (12.50%) Puppet
1 1 (12.50%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 3 (37.50%) JBoss
1 3 (37.50%) FatWire
1 3 (37.50%) Endeca
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