The first table below looks at the demand for the Java Engineer role in IT contracts advertised for the 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 18 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 England 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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java Engineer
Rank 572 493 570
Rank change year-on-year
-79 +77
Contract jobs requiring a Java Engineer 18 10 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.035% 0.023% 0.013%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.038% 0.025% 0.014%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 4 5
Average daily rate £400 £375 £500
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -25.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £358 £440
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £393 £530
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £400
% change year-on-year
- -6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £40.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 - -
Job Titles Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
47408 39975 51632
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 92.36% 92.77% 92.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 29341 23493 29070
Average daily rate £396 £400 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.00% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £240 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+0.14% -0.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1940 2055 2466
Average hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £19.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.77% -7.69%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £40.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £17.45 £19.21
% change year-on-year
-2.57% -9.16%
Java Engineer
UK

Java Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

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 18 April 2014.

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
Contract Job Locations in 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 England region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014. 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 each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
London -22 7 £425 +13.33% 5
South East -13 4 £320 -14.66% 4
East of England - 4 £375 - 3
West Midlands - 1 £288 -
South West - - - -
North East - - - - 2
Java Engineer
UK

Java Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the 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 40 (100.00%) Java
2 19 (47.50%) Agile Software Development
3 18 (45.00%) Tomcat
4 16 (40.00%) SQL
4 16 (40.00%) Finance
4 16 (40.00%) Spring
5 14 (35.00%) Subversion
6 13 (32.50%) Linux
7 12 (30.00%) UNIX
7 12 (30.00%) Hibernate
8 9 (22.50%) Scrum
8 9 (22.50%) OO
8 9 (22.50%) Perl
8 9 (22.50%) Sybase
9 8 (20.00%) Software Engineering
10 7 (17.50%) Degree
10 7 (17.50%) QA
10 7 (17.50%) Maven
10 7 (17.50%) TDD
10 7 (17.50%) Solaris
11 6 (15.00%) CGI
11 6 (15.00%) HTTP
11 6 (15.00%) Advertising
11 6 (15.00%) J2EE
11 6 (15.00%) C
11 6 (15.00%) Web Services
11 6 (15.00%) XML
11 6 (15.00%) Ruby
11 6 (15.00%) Cucumber
11 6 (15.00%) REST

Java Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the 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.

Application Platforms
1 18 (45.00%) Tomcat
2 4 (10.00%) Apache
2 4 (10.00%) CMS
2 4 (10.00%) Adobe CQ
3 3 (7.50%) WebLogic
3 3 (7.50%) WebLogic Portal
4 2 (5.00%) Apache Solr
4 2 (5.00%) Elasticsearch
5 1 (2.50%) Mule
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.00%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (15.00%) HTTP
2 4 (10.00%) Internet
3 3 (7.50%) SSL
4 2 (5.00%) TCP/IP
5 1 (2.50%) BGP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (10.00%) Relational Database
2 2 (5.00%) MySQL
2 2 (5.00%) Redis
3 1 (2.50%) Hadoop
3 1 (2.50%) MarkLogic
3 1 (2.50%) Big Data
3 1 (2.50%) SQL Server
3 1 (2.50%) DB2
Development Applications
1 14 (35.00%) Subversion
2 7 (17.50%) Maven
3 6 (15.00%) Cucumber
4 3 (7.50%) Eclipse
4 3 (7.50%) Selenium
5 2 (5.00%) NetBeans
5 2 (5.00%) Hudson
5 2 (5.00%) Git (software)
6 1 (2.50%) Gradle
General
1 16 (40.00%) Finance
2 6 (15.00%) Advertising
3 3 (7.50%) Electronics
4 1 (2.50%) General Ledger
4 1 (2.50%) Telecoms
4 1 (2.50%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (40.00%) Spring
2 12 (30.00%) Hibernate
3 6 (15.00%) CGI
3 6 (15.00%) J2EE
3 6 (15.00%) Web Services
3 6 (15.00%) XML
3 6 (15.00%) REST
4 5 (12.50%) JSON
5 4 (10.00%) Ajax
5 4 (10.00%) jQuery
6 3 (7.50%) Java EE
6 3 (7.50%) Grails
6 3 (7.50%) HTML
6 3 (7.50%) Servlets
7 2 (5.00%) XSLT
7 2 (5.00%) Kafka
7 2 (5.00%) RESTful
7 2 (5.00%) Play Framework
7 2 (5.00%) Akka
8 1 (2.50%) Apache Camel
Miscellaneous
1 4 (10.00%) Inversion of Control
1 4 (10.00%) Computer Science
2 3 (7.50%) Embedded Systems
2 3 (7.50%) Management Information System
3 1 (2.50%) Streaming Video
Operating Systems
1 13 (32.50%) Linux
2 12 (30.00%) UNIX
3 7 (17.50%) Solaris
4 1 (2.50%) Android
4 1 (2.50%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (47.50%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (22.50%) Scrum
2 9 (22.50%) OO
3 8 (20.00%) Software Engineering
4 7 (17.50%) TDD
5 5 (12.50%) BDD
5 5 (12.50%) OOD
6 4 (10.00%) Continuous Integration
7 3 (7.50%) Analytics
7 3 (7.50%) Cyber Security
7 3 (7.50%) Test Scripting
7 3 (7.50%) Information Assurance
7 3 (7.50%) Kanban
7 3 (7.50%) Network Management
7 3 (7.50%) Penetration Testing
7 3 (7.50%) Load Balancing
7 3 (7.50%) Project Management
8 2 (5.00%) UML
8 2 (5.00%) OOP
8 2 (5.00%) OOA/OOD
Programming Languages
1 40 (100.00%) Java
2 16 (40.00%) SQL
3 9 (22.50%) Perl
4 6 (15.00%) C
4 6 (15.00%) Ruby
5 5 (12.50%) Python
5 5 (12.50%) C++
5 5 (12.50%) JavaScript
6 4 (10.00%) PHP
7 3 (7.50%) Groovy
8 2 (5.00%) Embedded C
8 2 (5.00%) Embedded C++
9 1 (2.50%) Scala
9 1 (2.50%) Bash Shell
9 1 (2.50%) Clojure
9 1 (2.50%) VBA
9 1 (2.50%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 7 (17.50%) Degree
2 3 (7.50%) SC Cleared
2 3 (7.50%) Security Cleared
2 3 (7.50%) Chartered Engineer
2 3 (7.50%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (17.50%) QA
System Software
1 1 (2.50%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 1 (2.50%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (2.50%) Puppet
Vendors
1 9 (22.50%) Sybase
2 4 (10.00%) Sun
2 4 (10.00%) Endeca
2 4 (10.00%) FatWire
3 3 (7.50%) JBoss
4 2 (5.00%) Oracle
5 1 (2.50%) Akamai
5 1 (2.50%) IBM
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