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 28 May 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
28 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Java Engineer
Rank 386 439 438
Rank change year-on-year
+53 -1
Contract jobs requiring a Java Engineer 246 175 150
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.49% 0.35% 0.31%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.52% 0.37% 0.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 185 129 118
Median daily rate £451 £445 £405
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.40% +9.87%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £325 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £700 £555 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £410 £375
% change year-on-year
-2.43% +9.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 12 0
Median hourly rate £37.50 £47.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-20.21% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £47.00 -
% change year-on-year
-20.21% -
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
47502 47488 45467
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 94.92% 94.71% 94.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 31380 29845 28550
Median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1349 1884 1941
Median hourly rate £18.00 £17.00 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.50 £41.00 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.95 £16.16 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+11.04% -2.06%

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 28 May 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 28 May 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 28 May 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 -9 105 £500 - 40
South East +36 60 £400 -2.43% 13
Yorkshire +26 25 £475 +48.43% 3
West Midlands +12 19 £415 +32.80% 1
North West +1 17 £350 -20.00% 5
South West -3 16 £363 +31.81% 9
North East -39 3 £363 -
East of England +9 2 £400 - 9
East Midlands +4 1 - - 1
Java Engineer
UK

Java Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 28 May 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.

1 381 (100.00%) Java
2 198 (51.97%) Agile Software Development
3 178 (46.72%) Software Engineering
4 121 (31.76%) TDD
5 120 (31.50%) DevOps
6 108 (28.35%) Linux
7 105 (27.56%) Spring
8 87 (22.83%) Web Services
9 83 (21.78%) JavaScript
10 80 (21.00%) Finance
11 73 (19.16%) SQL
12 71 (18.64%) Scrum
12 71 (18.64%) Continuous Integration
13 64 (16.80%) HTML
13 64 (16.80%) Unix
14 63 (16.54%) Hibernate
15 60 (15.75%) Jenkins
16 59 (15.49%) Oracle
17 58 (15.22%) Puppet
17 58 (15.22%) Git (software)
18 56 (14.70%) BDD
19 55 (14.44%) REST
19 55 (14.44%) J2EE
20 53 (13.91%) CSS
20 53 (13.91%) Amazon AWS
21 51 (13.39%) Maven
21 51 (13.39%) Ruby
22 48 (12.60%) XML
22 48 (12.60%) Python
23 45 (11.81%) Selenium

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 42 (11.02%) Tomcat
2 38 (9.97%) Apache
3 34 (8.92%) Node.js
4 25 (6.56%) Cloud Foundry
4 25 (6.56%) OpenStack
5 20 (5.25%) Confluence
6 19 (4.99%) WebSphere
7 18 (4.72%) WebLogic
8 16 (4.20%) JBoss
9 13 (3.41%) Apache Spark
9 13 (3.41%) CMS
10 12 (3.15%) IIS
10 12 (3.15%) nginx
11 11 (2.89%) Jetty
12 7 (1.84%) Mule
12 7 (1.84%) Mule ESB
12 7 (1.84%) WebLogic Portal
13 4 (1.05%) Apache Pig
13 4 (1.05%) Elasticsearch
14 2 (0.52%) IBM HTTP Server
Applications
1 2 (0.52%) MS Office
1 2 (0.52%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (0.26%) HipChat
2 1 (0.26%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (0.52%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.26%) Staffware
Cloud Services
1 53 (13.91%) Amazon AWS
2 26 (6.82%) Microsoft Azure
3 25 (6.56%) PaaS
4 20 (5.25%) Heroku
5 8 (2.10%) Amazon EC2
6 7 (1.84%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
6 7 (1.84%) Cloud Computing
6 7 (1.84%) SaaS
7 6 (1.57%) Google App Engine
7 6 (1.57%) Google Cloud Platform
8 5 (1.31%) AWS CloudFormation
9 3 (0.79%) GitHub
10 2 (0.52%) Amazon S3
10 2 (0.52%) Amazon SQS
10 2 (0.52%) IaaS
11 1 (0.26%) AdWords
11 1 (0.26%) Amazon CloudWatch
11 1 (0.26%) Amazon ELB
11 1 (0.26%) AWS Lambda
11 1 (0.26%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 19 (4.99%) HTTP
2 8 (2.10%) DNS
2 8 (2.10%) SNMP
2 8 (2.10%) TCP/IP
3 7 (1.84%) Internet
4 6 (1.57%) AMQP
5 4 (1.05%) DHCP
5 4 (1.05%) Firewall
5 4 (1.05%) FTP
5 4 (1.05%) IPsec
6 3 (0.79%) SSH
7 2 (0.52%) SSL
8 1 (0.26%) Bluetooth
8 1 (0.26%) SpaceWire
Database & Business Intelligence
1 44 (11.55%) MongoDB
2 30 (7.87%) Apache Cassandra
3 26 (6.82%) Relational Database
4 21 (5.51%) Hadoop
4 21 (5.51%) MySQL
5 19 (4.99%) Redis
6 17 (4.46%) PostgreSQL
7 15 (3.94%) NoSQL
8 11 (2.89%) Big Data
9 10 (2.62%) Apache Hive
10 9 (2.36%) Neo4j
11 8 (2.10%) SQL Server
12 5 (1.31%) HBase
13 4 (1.05%) CouchDB
13 4 (1.05%) Impala
14 3 (0.79%) Apache Accumulo
14 3 (0.79%) IBM InfoSphere
14 3 (0.79%) Oracle Database
14 3 (0.79%) Oracle Database 11g
15 2 (0.52%) MariaDB
Development Applications
1 60 (15.75%) Jenkins
2 58 (15.22%) Git (software)
3 51 (13.39%) Maven
4 45 (11.81%) Selenium
5 39 (10.24%) JUnit
6 33 (8.66%) JIRA
7 27 (7.09%) Eclipse
8 25 (6.56%) Cucumber
9 23 (6.04%) Gradle
10 22 (5.77%) Subversion
11 20 (5.25%) WebDriver
12 19 (4.99%) Ant
13 18 (4.72%) SoapUI
14 17 (4.46%) Atlassian Bamboo
15 14 (3.67%) Mockito
16 12 (3.15%) TeamCity
17 9 (2.36%) Rational DOORS
17 9 (2.36%) Sonatype Nexus
18 7 (1.84%) Visual Studio
19 6 (1.57%) NetBeans
General
1 80 (21.00%) Finance
2 27 (7.09%) Banking
3 24 (6.30%) Retail
4 9 (2.36%) Aerospace
4 9 (2.36%) Telecoms
5 8 (2.10%) Games
6 7 (1.84%) Electronics
6 7 (1.84%) Manufacturing
6 7 (1.84%) Military
7 6 (1.57%) Investment Banking
8 5 (1.31%) Marketing
9 3 (0.79%) Front Office
10 2 (0.52%) Advertising
10 2 (0.52%) Back Office
10 2 (0.52%) Financial Institution
10 2 (0.52%) Publishing
11 1 (0.26%) Automotive
11 1 (0.26%) Avionics
11 1 (0.26%) Local Government
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 105 (27.56%) Spring
2 87 (22.83%) Web Services
3 64 (16.80%) HTML
4 63 (16.54%) Hibernate
5 55 (14.44%) J2EE
5 55 (14.44%) REST
6 53 (13.91%) CSS
7 48 (12.60%) XML
8 40 (10.50%) SOAP
9 30 (7.87%) HTML5
9 30 (7.87%) RabbitMQ
10 29 (7.61%) Java EE
11 28 (7.35%) JMS
12 26 (6.82%) RESTful
13 25 (6.56%) AngularJS
14 24 (6.30%) JSON
15 22 (5.77%) JSP
16 20 (5.25%) CSS3
17 16 (4.20%) Ajax
17 16 (4.20%) Play Framework
Miscellaneous
1 11 (2.89%) Enterprise Software
2 10 (2.62%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (2.62%) Computer Science
2 10 (2.62%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 9 (2.36%) Mobile App
4 7 (1.84%) Management Information System
5 5 (1.31%) Algorithms
5 5 (1.31%) Cloud Native
5 5 (1.31%) Data Integration
5 5 (1.31%) Fintech
5 5 (1.31%) User Experience
5 5 (1.31%) Visualisation
6 3 (0.79%) Contactless
6 3 (0.79%) Data Structures
6 3 (0.79%) Physics
7 2 (0.52%) Clustering
7 2 (0.52%) Derivative
7 2 (0.52%) Embedded Systems
7 2 (0.52%) Online Banking
7 2 (0.52%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 108 (28.35%) Linux
2 64 (16.80%) Unix
3 28 (7.35%) Windows
4 11 (2.89%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 7 (1.84%) Android
6 6 (1.57%) CentOS
7 5 (1.31%) Mac OS X
8 4 (1.05%) Windows Mobile
9 3 (0.79%) Windows XP
10 2 (0.52%) AIX
10 2 (0.52%) Solaris
10 2 (0.52%) Ubuntu
11 1 (0.26%) Apple iOS
11 1 (0.26%) Fedora
11 1 (0.26%) HPUX
11 1 (0.26%) Mac OS
11 1 (0.26%) NetWare
11 1 (0.26%) Oracle Linux
11 1 (0.26%) Windows 7
11 1 (0.26%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 198 (51.97%) Agile Software Development
2 178 (46.72%) Software Engineering
3 121 (31.76%) TDD
4 120 (31.50%) DevOps
5 71 (18.64%) Continuous Integration
5 71 (18.64%) Scrum
6 56 (14.70%) BDD
7 39 (10.24%) Continuous Delivery
8 35 (9.19%) OO
9 34 (8.92%) UML
10 33 (8.66%) E-Commerce
11 31 (8.14%) Microservices
12 30 (7.87%) SOA
13 28 (7.35%) Open Source
13 28 (7.35%) Unit Testing
14 26 (6.82%) Test Automation
15 25 (6.56%) Multithreading
16 24 (6.30%) Regression Testing
17 23 (6.04%) SDLC
18 18 (4.72%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 381 (100.00%) Java
2 83 (21.78%) JavaScript
3 73 (19.16%) SQL
4 51 (13.39%) Ruby
5 48 (12.60%) Python
6 44 (11.55%) Scala
7 41 (10.76%) C++
8 28 (7.35%) C#
9 27 (7.09%) Perl
10 23 (6.04%) Go
11 20 (5.25%) Bash Shell
12 16 (4.20%) C
12 16 (4.20%) Groovy
13 9 (2.36%) Ada
14 7 (1.84%) PHP
14 7 (1.84%) PL/SQL
15 4 (1.05%) PowerShell
15 4 (1.05%) Shell Script
16 2 (0.52%) Clojure
16 2 (0.52%) Haskell
Qualifications
1 42 (11.02%) Security Cleared
2 26 (6.82%) SC Cleared
3 17 (4.46%) Degree
4 11 (2.89%) DV Cleared
5 9 (2.36%) ISTQB
6 8 (2.10%) ISEB
7 3 (0.79%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 25 (6.56%) QA
2 6 (1.57%) SDET
3 4 (1.05%) WCAG
4 3 (0.79%) Disclosure Scotland
4 3 (0.79%) SLA
5 1 (0.26%) ECSS
System Software
1 41 (10.76%) Docker
2 16 (4.20%) vSphere
3 6 (1.57%) Apache Flume
3 6 (1.57%) VMware Infrastructure
4 5 (1.31%) HDFS
5 3 (0.79%) Cygwin
6 2 (0.52%) Apache ZooKeeper
7 1 (0.26%) etcd
7 1 (0.26%) GPFS
7 1 (0.26%) Hyper-V
7 1 (0.26%) Snort
Systems Management
1 58 (15.22%) Puppet
2 31 (8.14%) Opscode Chef
3 27 (7.09%) Ansible
4 16 (4.20%) Kubernetes
5 9 (2.36%) Mesos
6 6 (1.57%) Salt
7 5 (1.31%) Graphite
8 4 (1.05%) Nagios
9 3 (0.79%) Hadoop YARN
9 3 (0.79%) Oozie
10 2 (0.52%) CA Wily
10 2 (0.52%) Cacti
11 1 (0.26%) Kibana
11 1 (0.26%) logstash
11 1 (0.26%) OpenAM
11 1 (0.26%) OSSEC
11 1 (0.26%) SELinux
11 1 (0.26%) yum
Vendors
1 59 (15.49%) Oracle
2 20 (5.25%) Atlassian
3 17 (4.46%) Red Hat
4 13 (3.41%) IBM
4 13 (3.41%) Splunk
5 10 (2.62%) Microsoft
5 10 (2.62%) VMware
5 10 (2.62%) webMethods
6 8 (2.10%) Adobe
7 7 (1.84%) Google
7 7 (1.84%) Luciad
8 6 (1.57%) Rally
9 5 (1.31%) New Relic
9 5 (1.31%) Sybase
10 4 (1.05%) Cloudera
11 3 (0.79%) AppDynamics
11 3 (0.79%) SAP
11 3 (0.79%) Sonatype
12 2 (0.52%) Hortonworks
12 2 (0.52%) Telelogic
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