The table below looks at the statistics for Java SE skills 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 SE over the 3 months to 30 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
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Java Platform, Standard Edition (Java SE, JSE)
Rank 524 502 491
Rank change year-on-year
-22 -11
Contract jobs citing Java SE 33 37 24
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.071% 0.084% 0.059%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.26% 0.31% 0.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 22 8
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£451 £475 £413
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.95% +15.15%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £375 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £593 £598 £465
UK excluding London average daily rate £413 £388 £400
% change year-on-year
+6.45% -3.12%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £50.50 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £50.50 -
Java SE
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category in contract jobs advertised in the England region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
12683 12009 11563
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 27.31% 27.30% 28.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 8620 7684 7424
Average daily rate £398 £375 £370
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.00% +1.35%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £255 £258
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 174 249 314
Average hourly rate £33.50 £33.00 £34.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1.51% -2.94%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.99 £14.08 £19.21
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £44.85 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.50 £32.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+3.07% -7.14%

Java SE
Jobs Demand Trend in England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Java SE across the England region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

Java SE Jobs Demand Trend in England

Java SE
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Java SE Daily Rate Trend in England

Java SE
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Java SE across the England region over the 3 months to 30 January 2015.

Java SE Daily Rate Histogram in England

Java SE
Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

Java SE Hourly Rate Trend in England

Java SE
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 SE within the England region over the 3 months to 30 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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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
London -12 22 £500 +2.56% 9
North West - 5 £438 - 1
Yorkshire - 3 £400 - 1
South East -4 2 £363 -5.84% 10
South West - - - -
East of England - - - - 5
East Midlands - - - - 3
Java SE
UK

Java SE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing Java SE also 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 that cited Java SE.

1 69 (100.00%) Java
2 37 (53.62%) Spring
3 35 (50.72%) Java EE
4 34 (49.28%) Agile Software Development
5 32 (46.38%) XML
6 28 (40.58%) J2EE
7 27 (39.13%) Oracle
8 26 (37.68%) Subversion
9 22 (31.88%) TDD
9 22 (31.88%) JUnit
10 21 (30.43%) JSP
10 21 (30.43%) Servlets
10 21 (30.43%) SQL
11 20 (28.99%) WebLogic
11 20 (28.99%) Git (software)
12 19 (27.54%) Mockito
12 19 (27.54%) Continuous Integration
12 19 (27.54%) XSLT
12 19 (27.54%) UNIX
12 19 (27.54%) Hibernate
13 18 (26.09%) WebSphere
13 18 (26.09%) Linux
13 18 (26.09%) Adobe CQ
13 18 (26.09%) Kalman Filter
14 17 (24.64%) Analytical Skills
14 17 (24.64%) Apache Sling
14 17 (24.64%) Jackrabbit
14 17 (24.64%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
14 17 (24.64%) Maven
14 17 (24.64%) Finance

Java SE
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing Java SE also 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 that cited Java SE. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 20 (28.99%) WebLogic
2 18 (26.09%) WebSphere
2 18 (26.09%) Adobe CQ
3 12 (17.39%) CMS
4 8 (11.59%) JBoss
5 7 (10.14%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 7 (10.14%) Tomcat
6 5 (7.25%) Apache
7 3 (4.35%) Oracle HTTP Server
8 1 (1.45%) Elasticsearch
8 1 (1.45%) GemFire
Business Applications
1 7 (10.14%) Murex MxG2000
2 1 (1.45%) Oracle BPM
Communications & Networking
1 3 (4.35%) SSH
1 3 (4.35%) SSL
1 3 (4.35%) HTTP
1 3 (4.35%) TCP/IP
2 2 (2.90%) Internet
3 1 (1.45%) AMQP
3 1 (1.45%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (24.64%) Jackrabbit
2 14 (20.29%) Oracle Database
3 7 (10.14%) Oracle Database 11g
4 4 (5.80%) MySQL
5 3 (4.35%) Relational Database
6 2 (2.90%) RDBMS
6 2 (2.90%) SQL Server
6 2 (2.90%) MongoDB
7 1 (1.45%) KDB
7 1 (1.45%) CouchDB
7 1 (1.45%) NoSQL
7 1 (1.45%) PostgreSQL
7 1 (1.45%) DB2
7 1 (1.45%) OLAP
7 1 (1.45%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 26 (37.68%) Subversion
2 22 (31.88%) JUnit
3 20 (28.99%) Git (software)
4 19 (27.54%) Mockito
5 17 (24.64%) Maven
6 8 (11.59%) NetBeans
7 6 (8.70%) Selenium
8 5 (7.25%) Eclipse
9 3 (4.35%) FitNesse
10 2 (2.90%) Jenkins
11 1 (1.45%) TeamCity
11 1 (1.45%) Gerrit
11 1 (1.45%) SoapUI
11 1 (1.45%) CruiseControl
General
1 17 (24.64%) Finance
2 16 (23.19%) Front Office
3 9 (13.04%) Banking
4 7 (10.14%) Investment Banking
5 4 (5.80%) Telecoms
6 2 (2.90%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 56 (81.16%) Developer
2 52 (75.36%) Java Developer
3 6 (8.70%) Oracle Developer
3 6 (8.70%) Oracle SOA Developer
3 6 (8.70%) SOA Developer
4 5 (7.25%) Front Office Developer
5 4 (5.80%) Programmer
5 4 (5.80%) Web Developer
5 4 (5.80%) Software Engineer
5 4 (5.80%) Java Web Developer
6 3 (4.35%) Software Design Engineer
6 3 (4.35%) Java Software Engineer
6 3 (4.35%) Java Programmer
6 3 (4.35%) Senior Java Developer
6 3 (4.35%) Design Engineer
6 3 (4.35%) Senior Developer
7 2 (2.90%) Analyst Programmer
7 2 (2.90%) Analyst
7 2 (2.90%) Architect
7 2 (2.90%) Java/J2EE Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 37 (53.62%) Spring
2 35 (50.72%) Java EE
3 32 (46.38%) XML
4 28 (40.58%) J2EE
5 21 (30.43%) JSP
5 21 (30.43%) Servlets
6 19 (27.54%) XSLT
6 19 (27.54%) Hibernate
7 17 (24.64%) Apache Sling
8 15 (21.74%) Apache Felix
8 15 (21.74%) Spring Integration
9 14 (20.29%) JMS
9 14 (20.29%) Web Services
10 13 (18.84%) Middleware
11 12 (17.39%) RESTful
12 10 (14.49%) JNI
13 9 (13.04%) FIX Protocol
13 9 (13.04%) HTML
13 9 (13.04%) J2SE
14 8 (11.59%) JPA
Miscellaneous
1 17 (24.64%) Analytical Skills
1 17 (24.64%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 11 (15.94%) Derivative
3 8 (11.59%) Equities
4 4 (5.80%) Embedded Systems
4 4 (5.80%) Open Source
4 4 (5.80%) Mathematics
4 4 (5.80%) Algorithms
5 3 (4.35%) Web 2.0
6 2 (2.90%) Fixed Income
6 2 (2.90%) Mobile App
7 1 (1.45%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (1.45%) DataPower
7 1 (1.45%) RIA
Operating Systems
1 19 (27.54%) UNIX
2 18 (26.09%) Linux
3 2 (2.90%) VME
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (49.28%) Agile Software Development
2 22 (31.88%) TDD
3 19 (27.54%) Continuous Integration
4 18 (26.09%) Kalman Filter
5 16 (23.19%) Software Engineering
5 16 (23.19%) Web Development
6 14 (20.29%) SEO
7 13 (18.84%) OO
8 12 (17.39%) Scrum
9 11 (15.94%) SOA
10 10 (14.49%) Multithreading
11 7 (10.14%) Waterfall
11 7 (10.14%) Risk Management
11 7 (10.14%) BPEL
12 6 (8.70%) Service Delivery
12 6 (8.70%) Test Automation
13 5 (7.25%) MVC
13 5 (7.25%) OOD
14 3 (4.35%) Strategic Management
15 2 (2.90%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 69 (100.00%) Java
2 21 (30.43%) SQL
3 11 (15.94%) C++
4 8 (11.59%) C#
4 8 (11.59%) JavaScript
5 4 (5.80%) C
6 3 (4.35%) XPath
6 3 (4.35%) Perl
7 2 (2.90%) COBOL
8 1 (1.45%) ActionScript 3.0
8 1 (1.45%) RPG IV
8 1 (1.45%) Tcl
8 1 (1.45%) ActionScript
8 1 (1.45%) PHP
8 1 (1.45%) PL/SQL
8 1 (1.45%) RPG
8 1 (1.45%) Python
Qualifications
1 2 (2.90%) OCP
1 2 (2.90%) OCA
1 2 (2.90%) Oracle Certification
1 2 (2.90%) OCAJ
2 1 (1.45%) DV Cleared
2 1 (1.45%) Security Cleared
2 1 (1.45%) Degree
System Software
1 3 (4.35%) NFS
Systems Management
1 1 (1.45%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (1.45%) Puppet
1 1 (1.45%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 27 (39.13%) Oracle
2 13 (18.84%) Adobe
3 7 (10.14%) Reuters
3 7 (10.14%) Bloomberg
3 7 (10.14%) Sybase
3 7 (10.14%) Murex
4 6 (8.70%) IBM
5 4 (5.80%) Microsoft
6 3 (4.35%) NetApp
6 3 (4.35%) Red Hat
7 2 (2.90%) EnterpriseDB
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