The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the East of England region that had Java Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 1 October 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
1 Oct 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Java Engineer
Rank 106 136 136
Rank change year-on-year
+30 0
Contract jobs requiring a Java Engineer 22 5 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 0.90% 0.18% 0.39%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.95% 0.19% 0.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 3 4
Median daily rate £425 £375 £438
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.33% -14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £330 £375 £390
10% offered a daily rate of more than £492 £435 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £388 £333
% change year-on-year
+16.12% +16.54%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £43.00 £40.19 £31.25
% change year-on-year
+6.99% +28.60%
Java Engineer
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the East of England 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
East of England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
2326 2699 2914
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 95.64% 95.51% 94.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 1320 1515 1764
Median daily rate £375 £385 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.59% +2.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £215 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £510 £525 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £380 £355
% change year-on-year
+2.63% +7.04%
Number of hourly rates quoted 182 246 230
Median hourly rate £16.50 £20.00 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-17.50% +21.21%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £12.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £40.00 £39.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.33 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-4.78% +5.03%

Java Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

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

Java Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

Java Engineer
Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

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

Java Engineer Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

Java Engineer
Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Java Engineer across the East of England region over the 3 months to 1 October 2016.

Java Engineer Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

Java Engineer
Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

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

Java Engineer Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

Java Engineer
Contract Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Java Engineer within the East of England region over the 3 months to 1 October 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
Hertfordshire +9 13 £438 +16.66% 4
Cambridgeshire +23 3 £375 -9.09% 9
Suffolk - 3 £433 -
Bedfordshire - 2 - -
Norfolk - 1 £375 - 1
Java Engineer
England

Java Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 1 October 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 East of England region featuring Java Engineer in the job title.

1 23 (100.00%) Java
2 9 (39.13%) Finance
3 8 (34.78%) Software Engineering
4 7 (30.43%) Web Services
5 6 (26.09%) Agile Software Development
5 6 (26.09%) Spring
5 6 (26.09%) Test Automation
6 5 (21.74%) Regular Expression
6 5 (21.74%) Jenkins
6 5 (21.74%) Swing
6 5 (21.74%) AWT
7 4 (17.39%) OO
7 4 (17.39%) SQL
7 4 (17.39%) Games
7 4 (17.39%) Maven
7 4 (17.39%) DevOps
7 4 (17.39%) JIRA
8 3 (13.04%) Git (software)
8 3 (13.04%) Hadoop
8 3 (13.04%) BDD
8 3 (13.04%) TDD
8 3 (13.04%) Ant
8 3 (13.04%) E-Commerce
8 3 (13.04%) Tomcat
9 2 (8.70%) Python
9 2 (8.70%) Data Modelling
9 2 (8.70%) Apache
9 2 (8.70%) JUnit
9 2 (8.70%) Oracle
9 2 (8.70%) Sybase

Java Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England 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 3 (13.04%) Tomcat
2 2 (8.70%) Apache
2 2 (8.70%) Cloud Foundry
2 2 (8.70%) Confluence
3 1 (4.35%) Apache Spark
3 1 (4.35%) Elasticsearch
3 1 (4.35%) GlassFish
3 1 (4.35%) IIS
3 1 (4.35%) WebSphere
Cloud Services
1 2 (8.70%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.35%) HTTP
1 1 (4.35%) LDAP
1 1 (4.35%) SSL
1 1 (4.35%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (13.04%) Hadoop
2 2 (8.70%) Oracle Database
2 2 (8.70%) Oracle Database 12c
3 1 (4.35%) Big Data
3 1 (4.35%) HBase
3 1 (4.35%) MySQL
3 1 (4.35%) NoSQL
3 1 (4.35%) Triplestore
Development Applications
1 5 (21.74%) Jenkins
2 4 (17.39%) JIRA
2 4 (17.39%) Maven
3 3 (13.04%) Ant
3 3 (13.04%) Git (software)
4 2 (8.70%) Cucumber
4 2 (8.70%) JUnit
4 2 (8.70%) Selenium
4 2 (8.70%) TeamCity
5 1 (4.35%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 1 (4.35%) Gradle
5 1 (4.35%) JBehave
5 1 (4.35%) SoapUI
5 1 (4.35%) SpecFlow
5 1 (4.35%) TestNG
5 1 (4.35%) WebDriver
General
1 9 (39.13%) Finance
2 4 (17.39%) Games
3 2 (8.70%) Retail
4 1 (4.35%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (30.43%) Web Services
2 6 (26.09%) Spring
3 5 (21.74%) AWT
3 5 (21.74%) Regular Expression
3 5 (21.74%) Swing
4 2 (8.70%) .NET
4 2 (8.70%) AngularJS
4 2 (8.70%) Dropwizard
4 2 (8.70%) Hibernate
4 2 (8.70%) JSON
4 2 (8.70%) Spring Boot
5 1 (4.35%) Ajax
5 1 (4.35%) HTML
5 1 (4.35%) J2EE
5 1 (4.35%) Kafka
5 1 (4.35%) Natural Language Processing
5 1 (4.35%) REST
5 1 (4.35%) XML
5 1 (4.35%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 1 (4.35%) Algorithms
1 1 (4.35%) Data Structures
1 1 (4.35%) Ontologies
Operating Systems
1 2 (8.70%) Linux
2 1 (4.35%) Windows
2 1 (4.35%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (34.78%) Software Engineering
2 6 (26.09%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (26.09%) Test Automation
3 4 (17.39%) DevOps
3 4 (17.39%) OO
4 3 (13.04%) BDD
4 3 (13.04%) E-Commerce
4 3 (13.04%) TDD
5 2 (8.70%) ATDD
5 2 (8.70%) Data Modelling
5 2 (8.70%) Defect Management
5 2 (8.70%) Microservices
5 2 (8.70%) Open Source
5 2 (8.70%) Scrum
6 1 (4.35%) API Testing
6 1 (4.35%) Complexity Analysis
6 1 (4.35%) Continuous Delivery
6 1 (4.35%) ETL
6 1 (4.35%) OOD
6 1 (4.35%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 23 (100.00%) Java
2 4 (17.39%) SQL
3 2 (8.70%) C#
3 2 (8.70%) Python
3 2 (8.70%) T-SQL
4 1 (4.35%) Clojure
4 1 (4.35%) Go
4 1 (4.35%) Perl
4 1 (4.35%) Ruby
4 1 (4.35%) Rust
4 1 (4.35%) Shell Script
4 1 (4.35%) XPath
4 1 (4.35%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 2 (8.70%) Security Cleared
2 1 (4.35%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (8.70%) QA
2 1 (4.35%) SDET
System Software
1 1 (4.35%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (8.70%) Ansible
2 1 (4.35%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (4.35%) Puppet
Vendors
1 2 (8.70%) Oracle
1 2 (8.70%) Sybase
2 1 (4.35%) Cloudera
2 1 (4.35%) Mercator