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 24 January 2017 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
24 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Java Engineer
UK / England
Rank 325 445 436
Rank change year-on-year
+120 -9
Contract jobs requiring a Java Engineer 255 145 140
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.61% 0.32% 0.31%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.65% 0.33% 0.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 196 107 105
Median daily rate £475 £475 £438
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +8.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £339 £325 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £641 £605 £573
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £438
% change year-on-year
- -8.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 9 6
Median hourly rate £39.75 £47.50 £46.38
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-16.31% +2.42%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.33 £42.10 £34.45
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.95 £57.00 £53.25
UK excluding London median hourly rate £39.75 £47.50 £46.38
% change year-on-year
-16.31% +2.42%

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
39347 43465 43051
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 94.73% 94.90% 94.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 25790 28106 27435
Median daily rate £425 £420 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £258 £260 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1337 1598 1727
Median hourly rate £19.00 £17.50 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+8.57% +6.06%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.50 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £47.50 £39.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
- +9.37%

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 24 January 2017.

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 24 January 2017.

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 24 January 2017. 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 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 +68 143 £500 -4.76% 37
South East +21 35 £550 +22.22% 23
South West +17 26 £378 -5.62% 21
North West +36 20 £270 -36.47% 5
East of England +12 15 £400 -0.62% 11
Yorkshire +19 10 £400 -15.78% 12
East Midlands - 4 - - 2
North East -12 3 £350 -32.03% 1
West Midlands -4 1 £475 +35.71% 4
Java Engineer
UK

Java Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 24 January 2017, 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.

1 457 (98.92%) Java
2 272 (58.87%) Agile Software Development
3 173 (37.45%) Software Engineering
4 154 (33.33%) Linux
5 139 (30.09%) TDD
6 128 (27.71%) DevOps
7 124 (26.84%) Spring
8 118 (25.54%) Python
9 108 (23.38%) Continuous Integration
10 106 (22.94%) Jenkins
11 105 (22.73%) Scrum
12 98 (21.21%) Git (software)
13 97 (21.00%) SQL
14 94 (20.35%) Web Services
15 92 (19.91%) BDD
16 87 (18.83%) JavaScript
17 80 (17.32%) Maven
18 79 (17.10%) Finance
19 76 (16.45%) Cucumber
20 75 (16.23%) Amazon AWS
21 68 (14.72%) Hadoop
21 68 (14.72%) Selenium
22 67 (14.50%) Open Source
23 64 (13.85%) Puppet
23 64 (13.85%) JIRA
23 64 (13.85%) HTML
23 64 (13.85%) Unix
24 63 (13.64%) XML
24 63 (13.64%) Scala
25 62 (13.42%) RESTful

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 49 (10.61%) Tomcat
2 39 (8.44%) Apache
3 35 (7.58%) Apache Spark
4 34 (7.36%) WebSphere
5 33 (7.14%) Elasticsearch
5 33 (7.14%) JBoss
6 23 (4.98%) Confluence
7 22 (4.76%) WebSphere Application Server
8 21 (4.55%) WebLogic
9 19 (4.11%) Apache Solr
10 17 (3.68%) Apache Pig
11 14 (3.03%) Alfresco
12 12 (2.60%) nginx
13 11 (2.38%) WebSphere Process Server
14 6 (1.30%) Jetty
15 5 (1.08%) Cloud Foundry
16 3 (0.65%) CMS
16 3 (0.65%) GlassFish
16 3 (0.65%) IIS
16 3 (0.65%) Mule
Applications
1 1 (0.22%) MS Excel
1 1 (0.22%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 2 (0.43%) Adobe Campaign
1 2 (0.43%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 2 (0.43%) Unica
2 1 (0.22%) Endur
2 1 (0.22%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (0.22%) SAP FI
Cloud Services
1 75 (16.23%) Amazon AWS
2 21 (4.55%) GitHub
3 20 (4.33%) Amazon S3
4 18 (3.90%) Amazon SQS
4 18 (3.90%) Microsoft Azure
5 16 (3.46%) Amazon EC2
6 14 (3.03%) Cloud Computing
7 10 (2.16%) PaaS
8 7 (1.52%) AWS CloudFormation
9 5 (1.08%) AWS Lambda
9 5 (1.08%) IaaS
10 4 (0.87%) SaaS
11 3 (0.65%) Amazon Kinesis
11 3 (0.65%) OpenShift
12 2 (0.43%) Heroku
13 1 (0.22%) G Suite
13 1 (0.22%) Google App Engine
13 1 (0.22%) Google Cloud Platform
13 1 (0.22%) Route 53
13 1 (0.22%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 29 (6.28%) HTTP
2 17 (3.68%) TCP/IP
3 10 (2.16%) Internet
3 10 (2.16%) SSH
4 7 (1.52%) Firewall
4 7 (1.52%) LDAP
4 7 (1.52%) SSL
5 6 (1.30%) ICMP
6 3 (0.65%) DNS
6 3 (0.65%) Kerberos
7 2 (0.43%) AMQP
7 2 (0.43%) BGP
7 2 (0.43%) DMZ
7 2 (0.43%) OpenVPN
7 2 (0.43%) RTSP
8 1 (0.22%) BIG-IP
8 1 (0.22%) Intrusion Detection
8 1 (0.22%) IPsec
8 1 (0.22%) IPv4
8 1 (0.22%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 68 (14.72%) Hadoop
2 59 (12.77%) Big Data
3 42 (9.09%) NoSQL
4 38 (8.23%) MongoDB
5 31 (6.71%) Relational Database
6 30 (6.49%) Apache Hive
7 27 (5.84%) PostgreSQL
8 23 (4.98%) MySQL
9 18 (3.90%) HBase
10 16 (3.46%) SQL Server
11 15 (3.25%) Oracle Database
12 14 (3.03%) Apache Cassandra
13 9 (1.95%) Redis
14 8 (1.73%) Apache Accumulo
15 6 (1.30%) RDBMS
16 5 (1.08%) IBM InfoSphere
17 4 (0.87%) Amazon RDS
17 4 (0.87%) Couchbase
17 4 (0.87%) Data Lake
17 4 (0.87%) Flink
Development Applications
1 106 (22.94%) Jenkins
2 98 (21.21%) Git (software)
3 80 (17.32%) Maven
4 76 (16.45%) Cucumber
5 68 (14.72%) Selenium
6 64 (13.85%) JIRA
7 53 (11.47%) JUnit
8 32 (6.93%) WebDriver
9 28 (6.06%) Gradle
9 28 (6.06%) Mockito
10 22 (4.76%) Subversion
11 21 (4.55%) Ant
11 21 (4.55%) Eclipse
12 19 (4.11%) Atlassian Bamboo
13 16 (3.46%) Hudson
14 10 (2.16%) SoapUI
14 10 (2.16%) TeamCity
15 7 (1.52%) HP UFT
15 7 (1.52%) Rational DOORS
15 7 (1.52%) RSpec
General
1 79 (17.10%) Finance
2 42 (9.09%) Banking
3 27 (5.84%) Publishing
4 23 (4.98%) Retail
5 12 (2.60%) Games
6 9 (1.95%) Marketing
7 8 (1.73%) Telecoms
8 6 (1.30%) Financial Institution
8 6 (1.30%) Manufacturing
9 5 (1.08%) Military
10 4 (0.87%) Aerospace
10 4 (0.87%) Front Office
11 3 (0.65%) Advertising
11 3 (0.65%) Automotive
11 3 (0.65%) Retail Banking
12 2 (0.43%) Electronics
12 2 (0.43%) Investment Banking
13 1 (0.22%) Danish Language
13 1 (0.22%) Dutch Language
13 1 (0.22%) French Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 124 (26.84%) Spring
2 94 (20.35%) Web Services
3 64 (13.85%) HTML
4 63 (13.64%) XML
5 62 (13.42%) RESTful
6 50 (10.82%) REST
7 45 (9.74%) J2EE
8 44 (9.52%) CSS
9 42 (9.09%) JSON
10 31 (6.71%) Hibernate
10 31 (6.71%) Java EE
11 29 (6.28%) AngularJS
12 27 (5.84%) JMS
13 25 (5.41%) Kafka
13 25 (5.41%) Node.js
14 24 (5.19%) .NET
14 24 (5.19%) HTML5
15 23 (4.98%) SOAP
16 21 (4.55%) EJB
17 18 (3.90%) Spring Boot
Miscellaneous
1 13 (2.81%) Analytical Skills
1 13 (2.81%) User Experience
2 12 (2.60%) Algorithms
3 8 (1.73%) Data Structures
3 8 (1.73%) Wiki
4 6 (1.30%) Computer Science
4 6 (1.30%) Credit Risk
4 6 (1.30%) Social Media
5 5 (1.08%) Data Integration
5 5 (1.08%) Fintech
5 5 (1.08%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 4 (0.87%) Blockchain
7 3 (0.65%) Enterprise Software
7 3 (0.65%) Mobile App
7 3 (0.65%) RIA
7 3 (0.65%) Statistics
7 3 (0.65%) Visualisation
8 2 (0.43%) Informatics
8 2 (0.43%) Mathematics
8 2 (0.43%) Online Banking
Operating Systems
1 154 (33.33%) Linux
2 64 (13.85%) Unix
3 23 (4.98%) Windows
4 17 (3.68%) CentOS
5 15 (3.25%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 12 (2.60%) Ubuntu
7 10 (2.16%) Windows Server
8 8 (1.73%) Amazon Linux
9 6 (1.30%) Android
9 6 (1.30%) Debian
10 5 (1.08%) Apple iOS
11 4 (0.87%) Mac OS X
12 2 (0.43%) Mac OS
13 1 (0.22%) AIX
13 1 (0.22%) Embedded Linux
13 1 (0.22%) Solaris
13 1 (0.22%) Windows Server 2008
13 1 (0.22%) Windows Server 2012
13 1 (0.22%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 272 (58.87%) Agile Software Development
2 173 (37.45%) Software Engineering
3 139 (30.09%) TDD
4 128 (27.71%) DevOps
5 108 (23.38%) Continuous Integration
6 105 (22.73%) Scrum
7 92 (19.91%) BDD
8 67 (14.50%) Open Source
9 53 (11.47%) OO
10 41 (8.87%) Microservices
11 38 (8.23%) Web Development
12 37 (8.01%) Test Automation
13 33 (7.14%) Unit Testing
14 31 (6.71%) Continuous Delivery
15 26 (5.63%) Configuration Management
15 26 (5.63%) E-Commerce
16 25 (5.41%) Pair Programming
17 24 (5.19%) High Availability
17 24 (5.19%) MVC
17 24 (5.19%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 457 (98.92%) Java
2 118 (25.54%) Python
3 97 (21.00%) SQL
4 87 (18.83%) JavaScript
5 63 (13.64%) Scala
6 42 (9.09%) Bash Shell
6 42 (9.09%) Perl
7 40 (8.66%) Ruby
8 30 (6.49%) C++
9 24 (5.19%) C#
10 21 (4.55%) C
11 16 (3.46%) PL/SQL
12 13 (2.81%) Go
12 13 (2.81%) Shell Script
13 10 (2.16%) Groovy
14 9 (1.95%) PHP
15 8 (1.73%) Clojure
15 8 (1.73%) Rust
16 7 (1.52%) F#
16 7 (1.52%) R
Qualifications
1 51 (11.04%) Security Cleared
2 28 (6.06%) SC Cleared
3 18 (3.90%) DV Cleared
4 9 (1.95%) Degree
5 3 (0.65%) BPSS Clearance
6 2 (0.43%) ISEB
6 2 (0.43%) ISTQB
7 1 (0.22%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 62 (13.42%) QA
2 17 (3.68%) SDET
3 2 (0.43%) Disclosure Scotland
3 2 (0.43%) WCAG
4 1 (0.22%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.22%) SLA
System Software
1 41 (8.87%) Docker
2 9 (1.95%) Apache Flume
3 8 (1.73%) Active Directory
3 8 (1.73%) HDFS
4 5 (1.08%) VMware Infrastructure
5 3 (0.65%) Apache ZooKeeper
5 3 (0.65%) Shibboleth
6 2 (0.43%) Virtual Machines
7 1 (0.22%) Oracle RAC
7 1 (0.22%) Varnish
7 1 (0.22%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 64 (13.85%) Puppet
2 59 (12.77%) Ansible
3 36 (7.79%) Opscode Chef
4 14 (3.03%) Hadoop YARN
5 11 (2.38%) Kibana
6 9 (1.95%) Oozie
6 9 (1.95%) Terraform
7 8 (1.73%) logstash
8 7 (1.52%) Icinga
9 6 (1.30%) Kubernetes
9 6 (1.30%) SELinux
10 4 (0.87%) Graphite
10 4 (0.87%) Mesos
10 4 (0.87%) OpenAM
11 3 (0.65%) Grafana
12 2 (0.43%) Chronos
12 2 (0.43%) Marathon
12 2 (0.43%) Nagios
12 2 (0.43%) OpenSSO
12 2 (0.43%) Sun Identity Manager
Vendors
1 49 (10.61%) Oracle
2 27 (5.84%) Atlassian
3 23 (4.98%) Red Hat
4 12 (2.60%) IBM
5 10 (2.16%) Adobe
5 10 (2.16%) Cloudera
6 8 (1.73%) Hortonworks
6 8 (1.73%) VMware
7 7 (1.52%) Microsoft
8 6 (1.30%) HP
9 5 (1.08%) Perforce
9 5 (1.08%) Splunk
10 4 (0.87%) Facebook
10 4 (0.87%) Google
10 4 (0.87%) SAP
10 4 (0.87%) Sybase
11 3 (0.65%) hybris
11 3 (0.65%) Sun
12 2 (0.43%) New Relic
12 2 (0.43%) Talend
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The Bridge Ltd
Rate: From £380 to £440 per day
Posted: 47 minutes ago
London
LA International
Rate: £350 - £440 per day + Neg
Posted: 7 hours ago
London
Oliver Bernard
Rate: £450 - £500 per day
Posted: 5 hours ago
London
Energon Global
Rate: £600 - £700 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Richmond, Surrey
Energon People
Rate: £600 - £700 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Rate: £450.00 - £500.00 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
TEKsystems
Rate: £600 - £700 per day
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