The table below looks at the statistics for the Java Engineer role in IT contracts advertised for the East of England 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 27 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 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.

Location
3 months to
27 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Java Engineer
Rank 120 116 -
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -
Contract jobs requiring a Java Engineer 3 6 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 0.12% 0.26% -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.12% 0.28% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 5 0
Average daily rate
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£400 £425 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.88% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £413 £325
% change year-on-year
-3.08% +27.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
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
2429 2143 2289
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 94.99% 93.34% 93.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 1471 1143 1196
Average daily rate £385 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.00% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £195 £175 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £475 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 203 259 238
Average hourly rate £16.50 £18.00 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.33% +2.85%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £40.00 £40.45
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.16 £16.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-2.06% -8.33%

Java Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

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

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
Contract Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Java Engineer within the East of England region over the 3 months to 27 January 2015. 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
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bedfordshire - 1 - - 1
Cambridgeshire - - - -
Hertfordshire - - - - 1
Java Engineer
England

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

For the 6 months to 27 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the East of England 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 4 (100.00%) Java
2 2 (50.00%) MySQL
2 2 (50.00%) C++
2 2 (50.00%) Clustering
2 2 (50.00%) TDD
2 2 (50.00%) Spring
2 2 (50.00%) JIRA
2 2 (50.00%) Web Testing
2 2 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
2 2 (50.00%) Git (software)
2 2 (50.00%) BDD
2 2 (50.00%) REST
2 2 (50.00%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (25.00%) Embedded Systems
3 1 (25.00%) Cyber Security
3 1 (25.00%) Network Management
3 1 (25.00%) Chartered Engineer
3 1 (25.00%) SC Cleared
3 1 (25.00%) Security Cleared
3 1 (25.00%) Information Assurance
3 1 (25.00%) Computer Science
3 1 (25.00%) Software Engineering
3 1 (25.00%) Degree
3 1 (25.00%) Penetration Testing
3 1 (25.00%) Management Information System
3 1 (25.00%) Electronics
3 1 (25.00%) C
3 1 (25.00%) HND
3 1 (25.00%) Linux

Java Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England by Category

For the 6 months to 27 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the East of England 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (50.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (50.00%) JIRA
1 2 (50.00%) Git (software)
General
1 1 (25.00%) Electronics
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (50.00%) Spring
1 2 (50.00%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Clustering
2 1 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (25.00%) Embedded Systems
2 1 (25.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (25.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 1 (25.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) TDD
1 2 (50.00%) Web Testing
1 2 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
1 2 (50.00%) BDD
2 1 (25.00%) Cyber Security
2 1 (25.00%) Network Management
2 1 (25.00%) Information Assurance
2 1 (25.00%) Software Engineering
2 1 (25.00%) Penetration Testing
2 1 (25.00%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) Java
2 2 (50.00%) C++
3 1 (25.00%) C
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) Chartered Engineer
1 1 (25.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (25.00%) Security Cleared
1 1 (25.00%) Degree
1 1 (25.00%) HND
Systems Management
1 2 (50.00%) Opscode Chef