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 5 February 2016 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
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Java Platform, Standard Edition (Java SE, JSE)
Rank 522 549 529
Rank change year-on-year
+27 -20
Contract jobs citing Java SE 58 31 42
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.12% 0.067% 0.095%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.43% 0.25% 0.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 40 21 25
Average daily rate £408 £451 £475
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.74% -4.95%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £301 £363 £280
10% offered a daily rate of more than £473 £593 £592
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £413 £388
% change year-on-year
-3.03% +6.45%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
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
13578 12533 12024
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 28.77% 27.19% 27.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 9532 8486 7716
Average daily rate £400 £400 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 242 175 248
Average hourly rate £40.00 £33.00 £33.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+21.21% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.50 £20.93 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £60.37 £45.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.75 £33.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+15.67% +3.07%

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 5 February 2016.

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 5 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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
South East +20 19 £415 +18.57% 4
London -7 19 £425 -15.00% 9
North East -14 11 £349 -22.75%
South West - 4 - - 1
East of England - 4 £450 -
North West -21 1 - - 2
Java SE
UK

Java SE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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.

1 104 (100.00%) Java
2 72 (69.23%) Agile Software Development
3 65 (62.50%) Web Services
4 62 (59.62%) Java EE
5 59 (56.73%) Oracle
6 57 (54.81%) JavaScript
7 56 (53.85%) SQL
8 52 (50.00%) HTML
9 51 (49.04%) XML
10 50 (48.08%) CSS
11 49 (47.12%) Finance
12 48 (46.15%) SOAP
13 46 (44.23%) Maven
14 44 (42.31%) Unix
14 44 (42.31%) JMS
15 40 (38.46%) WebLogic
16 39 (37.50%) PL/SQL
17 38 (36.54%) Eclipse
18 37 (35.58%) Ant
18 37 (35.58%) JPA
19 34 (32.69%) Subversion
20 33 (31.73%) EJB
21 32 (30.77%) Toad
21 32 (30.77%) JSF
22 29 (27.88%) Python
23 28 (26.92%) UML
23 28 (26.92%) Oracle Database
24 27 (25.96%) Shell Script
25 26 (25.00%) Waterfall
26 25 (24.04%) Oracle Database 11g

Java SE
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 40 (38.46%) WebLogic
2 18 (17.31%) JBoss
3 15 (14.42%) WebSphere
4 13 (12.50%) Tomcat
5 10 (9.62%) Apache
6 7 (6.73%) WebSphere Application Server
7 5 (4.81%) Apache TomEE
7 5 (4.81%) Jetty
7 5 (4.81%) SharePoint Foundation
8 4 (3.85%) GlassFish
8 4 (3.85%) WebLogic Portal
9 3 (2.88%) Alfresco
9 3 (2.88%) Confluence
10 2 (1.92%) Mule
10 2 (1.92%) Mule ESB
10 2 (1.92%) Oracle SOA Suite
10 2 (1.92%) WildFly
11 1 (0.96%) Apache ServiceMix
11 1 (0.96%) Apache Spark
11 1 (0.96%) Node.js
Applications
1 2 (1.92%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 23 (22.12%) Cordys
2 2 (1.92%) BigMachines
2 2 (1.92%) Eloqua
Cloud Services
1 6 (5.77%) GitHub
2 2 (1.92%) Cloud Computing
2 2 (1.92%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (2.88%) Internet
2 2 (1.92%) Firewall
2 2 (1.92%) HTTP
2 2 (1.92%) SSL
2 2 (1.92%) VPN
3 1 (0.96%) Reverse Proxy
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (26.92%) Oracle Database
2 25 (24.04%) Oracle Database 11g
3 23 (22.12%) SQL Server
4 21 (20.19%) Relational Database
5 15 (14.42%) RDBMS
6 13 (12.50%) PostgreSQL
7 6 (5.77%) MongoDB
8 4 (3.85%) NoSQL
9 3 (2.88%) MySQL
10 1 (0.96%) Apache Hive
10 1 (0.96%) Big Data
10 1 (0.96%) HBase
10 1 (0.96%) Impala
10 1 (0.96%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 1 (0.96%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 46 (44.23%) Maven
2 38 (36.54%) Eclipse
3 37 (35.58%) Ant
4 34 (32.69%) Subversion
5 32 (30.77%) Toad
6 19 (18.27%) Git (software)
7 11 (10.58%) JIRA
7 11 (10.58%) Selenium
8 8 (7.69%) Jenkins
9 7 (6.73%) Cucumber
9 7 (6.73%) JUnit
10 6 (5.77%) JMeter
11 5 (4.81%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 5 (4.81%) GitLab
12 4 (3.85%) Eclipse RCP
12 4 (3.85%) SoapUI
12 4 (3.85%) Team Foundation Server
13 3 (2.88%) Artifactory
14 2 (1.92%) Gradle
14 2 (1.92%) SonarQube
General
1 49 (47.12%) Finance
2 15 (14.42%) Manufacturing
3 5 (4.81%) Banking
4 4 (3.85%) Aerospace
4 4 (3.85%) Legal
4 4 (3.85%) Marketing
5 3 (2.88%) Telecoms
6 1 (0.96%) Front Office
6 1 (0.96%) Law
6 1 (0.96%) Retail
Job Titles
1 95 (91.35%) Developer
2 93 (89.42%) Java Developer
3 18 (17.31%) Senior Developer
3 18 (17.31%) Senior Java Developer
4 14 (13.46%) SQL Developer
5 13 (12.50%) Java Programmer
5 13 (12.50%) Programmer
6 8 (7.69%) SC Cleared Java Developer
7 5 (4.81%) PL/SQL Developer
7 5 (4.81%) SQL Programmer
7 5 (4.81%) Technical Leader
7 5 (4.81%) UI Developer
7 5 (4.81%) XML Developer
8 4 (3.85%) Agile Java Developer
8 4 (3.85%) C++/Java Developer
8 4 (3.85%) Java Analyst Developer
8 4 (3.85%) Java Applications Developer
8 4 (3.85%) Senior Java Programmer
8 4 (3.85%) Senior Programmer
8 4 (3.85%) WebLogic Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 65 (62.50%) Web Services
2 62 (59.62%) Java EE
3 52 (50.00%) HTML
4 51 (49.04%) XML
5 50 (48.08%) CSS
6 48 (46.15%) SOAP
7 44 (42.31%) JMS
8 37 (35.58%) JPA
9 33 (31.73%) EJB
10 32 (30.77%) JSF
11 24 (23.08%) JRules
11 24 (23.08%) Spring
12 19 (18.27%) J2EE
13 15 (14.42%) Hibernate
13 15 (14.42%) Java EE 5
14 14 (13.46%) HTML5
14 14 (13.46%) REST
15 13 (12.50%) AngularJS
16 12 (11.54%) RESTful
17 11 (10.58%) JAX-RS
Miscellaneous
1 19 (18.27%) Mobile App
2 6 (5.77%) Inversion of Control
3 5 (4.81%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (3.85%) Clustering
4 4 (3.85%) Equities
4 4 (3.85%) Replication
4 4 (3.85%) User Experience
5 3 (2.88%) iPad
5 3 (2.88%) RIA
6 1 (0.96%) Chemistry
6 1 (0.96%) Credit Risk
6 1 (0.96%) Data Structures
6 1 (0.96%) Derivative
6 1 (0.96%) Equity Derivative
6 1 (0.96%) Fixed Income
6 1 (0.96%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 1 (0.96%) Grid Computing
6 1 (0.96%) Web 2.0
Operating Systems
1 44 (42.31%) Unix
2 17 (16.35%) Linux
3 6 (5.77%) Windows
4 4 (3.85%) Solaris
5 2 (1.92%) Apple iOS
5 2 (1.92%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 72 (69.23%) Agile Software Development
2 28 (26.92%) UML
3 26 (25.00%) Waterfall
4 24 (23.08%) Mentoring
5 23 (22.12%) Process Management
6 18 (17.31%) Web Development
7 16 (15.38%) MVC
7 16 (15.38%) TDD
8 15 (14.42%) Integration Testing
8 15 (14.42%) SDLC
8 15 (14.42%) Test Scripting
9 14 (13.46%) Scrum
10 9 (8.65%) BDD
11 8 (7.69%) Multithreading
12 7 (6.73%) Concurrent Programming
12 7 (6.73%) OO
12 7 (6.73%) SOA
12 7 (6.73%) Technical Architecture
13 6 (5.77%) Continuous Delivery
13 6 (5.77%) Microservices
Programming Languages
1 104 (100.00%) Java
2 57 (54.81%) JavaScript
3 56 (53.85%) SQL
4 39 (37.50%) PL/SQL
5 29 (27.88%) Python
6 27 (25.96%) Shell Script
7 23 (22.12%) Jython
7 23 (22.12%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
8 6 (5.77%) T-SQL
8 6 (5.77%) XPath
9 4 (3.85%) C++
10 3 (2.88%) C#
11 2 (1.92%) Apex Code
11 2 (1.92%) C
11 2 (1.92%) PHP
12 1 (0.96%) Bash Shell
12 1 (0.96%) Scala
Qualifications
1 17 (16.35%) OCA
1 17 (16.35%) OCAJ
1 17 (16.35%) OCP
1 17 (16.35%) Oracle Certification
2 14 (13.46%) Degree
3 13 (12.50%) Security Cleared
4 10 (9.62%) SC Cleared
5 2 (1.92%) DV Cleared
6 1 (0.96%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.92%) SLA
2 1 (0.96%) Basel III
2 1 (0.96%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (0.96%) Dodd-Frank
2 1 (0.96%) QA
System Software
1 1 (0.96%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 5 (4.81%) Puppet
2 1 (0.96%) Ansible
2 1 (0.96%) Kibana
2 1 (0.96%) logstash
2 1 (0.96%) Rundeck
2 1 (0.96%) Salt
2 1 (0.96%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 59 (56.73%) Oracle
2 10 (9.62%) IBM
3 5 (4.81%) Microsoft
4 2 (1.92%) ESRI
4 2 (1.92%) Red Hat
4 2 (1.92%) Salesforce.com
4 2 (1.92%) Siebel
5 1 (0.96%) Atlassian
5 1 (0.96%) MuleSoft
5 1 (0.96%) Twitter
5 1 (0.96%) VMware
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