The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the 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 23 July 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
23 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Java Engineer
Rank 428 422 477
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +55
Contract jobs requiring a Java Engineer 206 187 115
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.41% 0.36% 0.24%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.44% 0.38% 0.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 166 133 86
Median daily rate £438 £450 £394
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.77% +14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £330 £278
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £350
% change year-on-year
- +14.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 19 2
Median hourly rate £41.75 £55.00 £33.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-24.09% +62.96%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.80 £36.11 £32.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £48.50 £55.00 £34.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.75 £55.00 £33.75
% change year-on-year
-24.09% +62.96%
Java Engineer
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the 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
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
47342 48948 45494
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 94.82% 94.84% 94.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 31078 31567 28107
Median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £249 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £590 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1406 1851 1890
Median hourly rate £17.45 £16.60 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.12% +0.60%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £42.00 £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.16 £16.20
% change year-on-year
+2.10% -0.24%

Java Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

Java Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in England

Java Engineer
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Java Engineer Daily Rate Trend in England

Java Engineer
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Java Engineer across the England region over the 3 months to 23 July 2016.

Java Engineer Daily Rate Histogram in England

Java Engineer
Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

Java Engineer Hourly Rate Trend in England

Java Engineer
Hourly Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Java Engineer across the England region over the 3 months to 23 July 2016.

Java Engineer Hourly Rate Histogram in England

Java Engineer
Contract Job Locations in 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 England region over the 3 months to 23 July 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
London -20 87 £500 +2.04% 55
South East +18 47 £360 -12.72% 19
West Midlands 0 23 £415 +43.10%
North West -8 15 £400 -8.57% 10
South West -6 10 £375 +15.38% 14
Yorkshire +1 9 £475 +26.66% 12
East of England +20 7 £325 -18.75% 11
North East - 6 £425 - 2
East Midlands +1 2 £350 - 2
Java Engineer
UK

Java Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 23 July 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 England region featuring Java Engineer in the job title.

1 418 (100.00%) Java
2 223 (53.35%) Agile Software Development
3 198 (47.37%) Software Engineering
4 142 (33.97%) DevOps
5 128 (30.62%) TDD
6 121 (28.95%) Linux
7 120 (28.71%) Spring
8 94 (22.49%) JavaScript
9 91 (21.77%) Web Services
10 89 (21.29%) Continuous Integration
11 88 (21.05%) Unix
12 85 (20.33%) SQL
13 77 (18.42%) Finance
14 70 (16.75%) Jenkins
15 69 (16.51%) Scrum
15 69 (16.51%) HTML
16 67 (16.03%) J2EE
16 67 (16.03%) Hibernate
17 66 (15.79%) Puppet
18 65 (15.55%) Git (software)
19 64 (15.31%) Amazon AWS
20 62 (14.83%) REST
21 61 (14.59%) Oracle
22 60 (14.35%) XML
22 60 (14.35%) Python
22 60 (14.35%) MongoDB
22 60 (14.35%) BDD
23 58 (13.88%) Ruby
24 57 (13.64%) Selenium
25 56 (13.40%) Scala

Java Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in 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 45 (10.77%) Apache
2 41 (9.81%) Tomcat
3 29 (6.94%) WebLogic
4 25 (5.98%) OpenStack
5 23 (5.50%) Cloud Foundry
6 22 (5.26%) JBoss
7 20 (4.78%) WebSphere
8 19 (4.55%) Confluence
9 16 (3.83%) Apache Spark
10 13 (3.11%) IIS
11 12 (2.87%) nginx
11 12 (2.87%) WebLogic Portal
12 11 (2.63%) CMS
13 10 (2.39%) Jetty
14 7 (1.67%) Mule
14 7 (1.67%) Mule ESB
15 6 (1.44%) Elasticsearch
16 4 (0.96%) Apache Pig
17 3 (0.72%) Apache Solr
17 3 (0.72%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 4 (0.96%) MS Excel
1 4 (0.96%) MS Office
2 2 (0.48%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (0.24%) HipChat
3 1 (0.24%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 2 (0.48%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.24%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (0.24%) Staffware
Cloud Services
1 64 (15.31%) Amazon AWS
2 34 (8.13%) Microsoft Azure
3 23 (5.50%) PaaS
4 19 (4.55%) Heroku
5 16 (3.83%) Amazon EC2
6 12 (2.87%) Cloud Computing
7 10 (2.39%) Google App Engine
7 10 (2.39%) Google Cloud Platform
8 8 (1.91%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
9 7 (1.67%) SaaS
10 6 (1.44%) Amazon S3
11 5 (1.20%) AWS CloudFormation
12 3 (0.72%) Amazon SQS
12 3 (0.72%) GitHub
13 2 (0.48%) Amazon ElastiCache
14 1 (0.24%) Amazon CloudWatch
14 1 (0.24%) Amazon ELB
14 1 (0.24%) DigitalOcean
14 1 (0.24%) IaaS
14 1 (0.24%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 17 (4.07%) HTTP
2 8 (1.91%) Internet
2 8 (1.91%) SNMP
3 7 (1.67%) TCP/IP
4 6 (1.44%) AMQP
4 6 (1.44%) DNS
5 4 (0.96%) Firewall
6 3 (0.72%) DHCP
6 3 (0.72%) FTP
6 3 (0.72%) IPsec
6 3 (0.72%) SSH
7 2 (0.48%) SSL
8 1 (0.24%) Bluetooth
8 1 (0.24%) LDAP
8 1 (0.24%) Network Security
8 1 (0.24%) SpaceWire
8 1 (0.24%) X.509
Database & Business Intelligence
1 60 (14.35%) MongoDB
2 32 (7.66%) Apache Cassandra
3 31 (7.42%) MySQL
3 31 (7.42%) Relational Database
4 26 (6.22%) NoSQL
5 25 (5.98%) Hadoop
5 25 (5.98%) PostgreSQL
6 21 (5.02%) Redis
7 14 (3.35%) Neo4j
7 14 (3.35%) SQL Server
8 12 (2.87%) Big Data
9 9 (2.15%) Apache Hive
10 6 (1.44%) HBase
11 4 (0.96%) Impala
11 4 (0.96%) Oracle Database
11 4 (0.96%) RDBMS
12 3 (0.72%) Amazon DynamoDB
12 3 (0.72%) Amazon RDS
12 3 (0.72%) Apache Accumulo
12 3 (0.72%) IBM InfoSphere
Development Applications
1 70 (16.75%) Jenkins
2 65 (15.55%) Git (software)
3 57 (13.64%) Selenium
4 50 (11.96%) Maven
5 44 (10.53%) JUnit
6 29 (6.94%) Cucumber
7 28 (6.70%) JIRA
8 27 (6.46%) Eclipse
8 27 (6.46%) Gradle
9 23 (5.50%) WebDriver
10 22 (5.26%) Ant
11 19 (4.55%) Atlassian Bamboo
12 17 (4.07%) Subversion
13 16 (3.83%) Mockito
13 16 (3.83%) SoapUI
14 12 (2.87%) TeamCity
15 10 (2.39%) Sonatype Nexus
16 8 (1.91%) Hudson
16 8 (1.91%) Rational DOORS
17 7 (1.67%) IntelliJ
General
1 77 (18.42%) Finance
2 30 (7.18%) Retail
3 29 (6.94%) Banking
4 12 (2.87%) Games
5 9 (2.15%) Telecoms
6 8 (1.91%) Investment Banking
7 6 (1.44%) Aerospace
8 4 (0.96%) Back Office
8 4 (0.96%) Electronics
8 4 (0.96%) Manufacturing
9 3 (0.72%) Advertising
9 3 (0.72%) Financial Institution
9 3 (0.72%) Front Office
9 3 (0.72%) Marketing
10 2 (0.48%) Military
10 2 (0.48%) Publishing
11 1 (0.24%) Automotive
11 1 (0.24%) Avionics
11 1 (0.24%) Local Government
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 120 (28.71%) Spring
2 91 (21.77%) Web Services
3 69 (16.51%) HTML
4 67 (16.03%) Hibernate
4 67 (16.03%) J2EE
5 62 (14.83%) REST
6 60 (14.35%) XML
7 56 (13.40%) CSS
8 45 (10.77%) SOAP
9 37 (8.85%) Node.js
10 36 (8.61%) JSON
11 33 (7.89%) Java EE
11 33 (7.89%) RESTful
12 31 (7.42%) HTML5
13 28 (6.70%) JMS
14 26 (6.22%) AngularJS
14 26 (6.22%) RabbitMQ
15 25 (5.98%) Play Framework
16 21 (5.02%) JSP
17 20 (4.78%) J2SE
Miscellaneous
1 13 (3.11%) Analytical Skills
1 13 (3.11%) Computer Science
2 10 (2.39%) Enterprise Software
2 10 (2.39%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 6 (1.44%) Algorithms
3 6 (1.44%) Management Information System
3 6 (1.44%) Mobile App
3 6 (1.44%) User Experience
4 5 (1.20%) Cloud Native
4 5 (1.20%) Data Integration
4 5 (1.20%) Semantic Web
5 4 (0.96%) Visualisation
6 3 (0.72%) Data Structures
6 3 (0.72%) Derivative
6 3 (0.72%) Fintech
6 3 (0.72%) N-Tier
7 2 (0.48%) Cryptography
7 2 (0.48%) Embedded Systems
7 2 (0.48%) Online Banking
7 2 (0.48%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 121 (28.95%) Linux
2 88 (21.05%) Unix
3 32 (7.66%) Windows
4 16 (3.83%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 5 (1.20%) Mac OS X
6 4 (0.96%) CentOS
6 4 (0.96%) Ubuntu
6 4 (0.96%) Windows Mobile
7 3 (0.72%) Android
7 3 (0.72%) Windows XP
8 2 (0.48%) AIX
8 2 (0.48%) Apple iOS
8 2 (0.48%) Windows Server
9 1 (0.24%) Fedora
9 1 (0.24%) HPUX
9 1 (0.24%) NetWare
9 1 (0.24%) Oracle Linux
9 1 (0.24%) Solaris
9 1 (0.24%) Windows 7
9 1 (0.24%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 223 (53.35%) Agile Software Development
2 198 (47.37%) Software Engineering
3 142 (33.97%) DevOps
4 128 (30.62%) TDD
5 89 (21.29%) Continuous Integration
6 69 (16.51%) Scrum
7 60 (14.35%) BDD
8 46 (11.00%) Microservices
9 45 (10.77%) Continuous Delivery
9 45 (10.77%) Open Source
10 44 (10.53%) E-Commerce
11 34 (8.13%) OO
12 33 (7.89%) SOA
13 32 (7.66%) Test Automation
14 30 (7.18%) Unit Testing
15 28 (6.70%) Regression Testing
16 27 (6.46%) UML
17 23 (5.50%) Multithreading
18 22 (5.26%) SDLC
19 20 (4.78%) Automated Testing
Programming Languages
1 418 (100.00%) Java
2 94 (22.49%) JavaScript
3 85 (20.33%) SQL
4 60 (14.35%) Python
5 58 (13.88%) Ruby
6 56 (13.40%) Scala
7 41 (9.81%) C++
7 41 (9.81%) Perl
8 30 (7.18%) C#
9 26 (6.22%) Go
10 19 (4.55%) C
11 17 (4.07%) Bash Shell
12 14 (3.35%) Groovy
13 8 (1.91%) Ada
13 8 (1.91%) PHP
14 6 (1.44%) PL/SQL
15 5 (1.20%) Shell Script
16 3 (0.72%) T-SQL
17 2 (0.48%) PowerShell
17 2 (0.48%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 41 (9.81%) Security Cleared
2 25 (5.98%) SC Cleared
3 17 (4.07%) Degree
4 10 (2.39%) DV Cleared
5 8 (1.91%) ISEB
5 8 (1.91%) ISTQB
6 5 (1.20%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 30 (7.18%) QA
2 7 (1.67%) SDET
3 4 (0.96%) Disclosure Scotland
4 3 (0.72%) WCAG
5 1 (0.24%) ECSS
5 1 (0.24%) SLA
System Software
1 46 (11.00%) Docker
2 16 (3.83%) vSphere
3 6 (1.44%) Apache Flume
4 5 (1.20%) VMware Infrastructure
5 4 (0.96%) Apache ZooKeeper
5 4 (0.96%) HDFS
6 2 (0.48%) Shibboleth
7 1 (0.24%) Active Directory
7 1 (0.24%) Cygwin
7 1 (0.24%) etcd
7 1 (0.24%) GPFS
7 1 (0.24%) Snort
7 1 (0.24%) vCloud
7 1 (0.24%) Virtual Machines
7 1 (0.24%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 66 (15.79%) Puppet
2 34 (8.13%) Opscode Chef
3 25 (5.98%) Ansible
4 15 (3.59%) Kubernetes
5 5 (1.20%) Mesos
5 5 (1.20%) Salt
6 4 (0.96%) Nagios
6 4 (0.96%) OpenAM
7 3 (0.72%) Hadoop YARN
7 3 (0.72%) Kibana
7 3 (0.72%) logstash
7 3 (0.72%) Oozie
8 2 (0.48%) Cacti
8 2 (0.48%) Graphite
8 2 (0.48%) OpenSSO
8 2 (0.48%) Sun Identity Manager
9 1 (0.24%) OSSEC
9 1 (0.24%) SELinux
9 1 (0.24%) StatsD
9 1 (0.24%) yum
Vendors
1 61 (14.59%) Oracle
2 23 (5.50%) Atlassian
3 21 (5.02%) Red Hat
4 18 (4.31%) webMethods
5 16 (3.83%) IBM
6 14 (3.35%) Microsoft
7 13 (3.11%) Google
8 12 (2.87%) Adobe
8 12 (2.87%) Splunk
9 10 (2.39%) VMware
10 9 (2.15%) Sybase
11 6 (1.44%) Rally
12 5 (1.20%) New Relic
13 4 (0.96%) Cloudera
13 4 (0.96%) ForgeRock
13 4 (0.96%) Luciad
13 4 (0.96%) Sun
14 3 (0.72%) AppDynamics
14 3 (0.72%) Perforce
14 3 (0.72%) SAP
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