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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Java SE over the 3 months to 29 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
29 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Java Platform, Standard Edition (Java SE, JSE)
Rank 601 596 578
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -18
Contract jobs citing Java SE 21 24 29
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.042% 0.046% 0.059%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.14% 0.17% 0.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 18 13
Median daily rate £438 £500 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.50% +33.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £425 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £495 £600 £570
UK excluding London median daily rate £275 £348 £375
% change year-on-year
-20.86% -7.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £40.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £40.00 £52.50
% change year-on-year
- -23.80%
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
14812 14498 13767
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 29.74% 28.02% 27.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 10461 9943 9008
Median daily rate £425 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £288 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 190 215 201
Median hourly rate £40.00 £38.89 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.86% +11.10%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.78 £18.30 £17.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.35 £55.00 £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £40.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
- +14.28%

Java SE
Jobs Demand Trend in England

The demand trend of contract jobs across the England region citing Java SE as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 29 July 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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Java SE within the England region over the 3 months to 29 July 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 -2 17 £438 -12.50% 7
East Midlands - 3 £425 -
West Midlands - 1 - -
Java SE
UK

Java SE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 29 July 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Java SE also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the England region with a requirement for Java SE.

1 59 (98.33%) Java
2 37 (61.67%) Agile Software Development
3 36 (60.00%) Java EE
4 31 (51.67%) HTML
5 28 (46.67%) CSS
6 26 (43.33%) HTML5
7 25 (41.67%) AngularJS
8 23 (38.33%) XML
8 23 (38.33%) Finance
9 22 (36.67%) Web Services
9 22 (36.67%) Mentoring
10 19 (31.67%) Microservices
10 19 (31.67%) TDD
11 18 (30.00%) PostgreSQL
11 18 (30.00%) Front End Development
12 17 (28.33%) SQL
13 16 (26.67%) RESTful
14 15 (25.00%) JavaScript
14 15 (25.00%) Oracle
14 15 (25.00%) Linux
14 15 (25.00%) Spring
15 13 (21.67%) Unix
15 13 (21.67%) SQL Server
15 13 (21.67%) Software Architecture
16 12 (20.00%) SOAP
17 10 (16.67%) JMS
17 10 (16.67%) Maven
17 10 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
17 10 (16.67%) CQRS
18 8 (13.33%) Relational Database

Java SE
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 7 (11.67%) Tomcat
2 6 (10.00%) WebSphere
3 4 (6.67%) JBoss
4 3 (5.00%) Apache Solr
4 3 (5.00%) Apache Spark
4 3 (5.00%) WebLogic
5 2 (3.33%) WebSphere Application Server
6 1 (1.67%) Apache
6 1 (1.67%) Apache TomEE
6 1 (1.67%) Jetty
6 1 (1.67%) Mule
Applications
1 1 (1.67%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.67%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
1 1 (1.67%) Murex MxG2000
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.67%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (1.67%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 5 (8.33%) HTTP
2 4 (6.67%) TCP/IP
3 1 (1.67%) FTP
3 1 (1.67%) LDAP
3 1 (1.67%) Modbus
3 1 (1.67%) Network Security
3 1 (1.67%) RS-232
3 1 (1.67%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (30.00%) PostgreSQL
2 13 (21.67%) SQL Server
3 8 (13.33%) Relational Database
4 7 (11.67%) RDBMS
5 4 (6.67%) Big Data
6 3 (5.00%) Hadoop
6 3 (5.00%) HBase
6 3 (5.00%) Impala
7 2 (3.33%) MySQL
8 1 (1.67%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 10 (16.67%) Maven
2 8 (13.33%) Git (software)
3 5 (8.33%) Jenkins
4 4 (6.67%) JUnit
5 3 (5.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 3 (5.00%) Gradle
5 3 (5.00%) JIRA
5 3 (5.00%) Subversion
6 2 (3.33%) Eclipse
6 2 (3.33%) Log4j
6 2 (3.33%) Selenium
7 1 (1.67%) Ant
7 1 (1.67%) Cucumber
7 1 (1.67%) GitLab
7 1 (1.67%) IntelliJ
7 1 (1.67%) JMeter
7 1 (1.67%) Mockito
7 1 (1.67%) NetBeans
7 1 (1.67%) TeamCity
7 1 (1.67%) Toad
General
1 23 (38.33%) Finance
2 7 (11.67%) Manufacturing
3 6 (10.00%) Banking
4 3 (5.00%) Legal
5 2 (3.33%) Financial Institution
5 2 (3.33%) Front Office
5 2 (3.33%) Investment Banking
5 2 (3.33%) Telecoms
6 1 (1.67%) Back Office
6 1 (1.67%) Law
6 1 (1.67%) Retail
Job Titles
1 54 (90.00%) Developer
2 50 (83.33%) Java Developer
3 13 (21.67%) Senior Developer
3 13 (21.67%) Senior Java Developer
4 7 (11.67%) Agile Developer
4 7 (11.67%) Agile Java Developer
4 7 (11.67%) SQL Developer
4 7 (11.67%) XML Developer
5 6 (10.00%) Senior Agile Developer
5 6 (10.00%) Senior Agile Java Developer
6 4 (6.67%) Lead Developer
6 4 (6.67%) Technical Leader
7 3 (5.00%) Analyst
7 3 (5.00%) Analyst Developer
7 3 (5.00%) Hadoop Developer
7 3 (5.00%) JavaScript Developer
7 3 (5.00%) Lead Java Developer
7 3 (5.00%) Linux Developer
7 3 (5.00%) Scala Developer
7 3 (5.00%) Unix Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 36 (60.00%) Java EE
2 31 (51.67%) HTML
3 28 (46.67%) CSS
4 26 (43.33%) HTML5
5 25 (41.67%) AngularJS
6 23 (38.33%) XML
7 22 (36.67%) Web Services
8 16 (26.67%) RESTful
9 15 (25.00%) Spring
10 12 (20.00%) SOAP
11 10 (16.67%) JMS
12 8 (13.33%) Hibernate
12 8 (13.33%) J2EE
12 8 (13.33%) JDBC
12 8 (13.33%) JSP
13 7 (11.67%) Java EE 5
13 7 (11.67%) REST
13 7 (11.67%) Servlets
14 6 (10.00%) jQuery
15 5 (8.33%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 7 (11.67%) Mobile App
2 5 (8.33%) User Experience
3 3 (5.00%) Equities
4 2 (3.33%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (3.33%) Computer Science
4 2 (3.33%) Digital Media
5 1 (1.67%) Derivative
5 1 (1.67%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 1 (1.67%) Inversion of Control
5 1 (1.67%) Mathematics
5 1 (1.67%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 15 (25.00%) Linux
2 13 (21.67%) Unix
3 4 (6.67%) Windows
4 2 (3.33%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (61.67%) Agile Software Development
2 22 (36.67%) Mentoring
3 19 (31.67%) Microservices
3 19 (31.67%) TDD
4 18 (30.00%) Front End Development
5 13 (21.67%) Software Architecture
6 10 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
6 10 (16.67%) CQRS
7 8 (13.33%) Continuous Delivery
7 8 (13.33%) Integration Testing
7 8 (13.33%) SDLC
8 7 (11.67%) BDD
8 7 (11.67%) Technical Architecture
8 7 (11.67%) Test Scripting
8 7 (11.67%) Validation
9 6 (10.00%) Concurrent Programming
9 6 (10.00%) Multithreading
10 5 (8.33%) MVC
10 5 (8.33%) Open Source
10 5 (8.33%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 59 (98.33%) Java
2 17 (28.33%) SQL
3 15 (25.00%) JavaScript
4 4 (6.67%) Scala
5 3 (5.00%) PL/SQL
6 2 (3.33%) Shell Script
6 2 (3.33%) T-SQL
7 1 (1.67%) C
7 1 (1.67%) C#
7 1 (1.67%) C++
7 1 (1.67%) PHP
7 1 (1.67%) Python
7 1 (1.67%) XPath
Qualifications
1 7 (11.67%) Degree
1 7 (11.67%) OCA
1 7 (11.67%) OCAJ
1 7 (11.67%) OCP
1 7 (11.67%) Oracle Certification
2 5 (8.33%) Security Cleared
3 3 (5.00%) SC Cleared
4 2 (3.33%) BC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.67%) QA
1 1 (1.67%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (3.33%) Docker
Systems Management
1 3 (5.00%) Oozie
2 1 (1.67%) Puppet
Vendors
1 15 (25.00%) Oracle
2 5 (8.33%) IBM
3 2 (3.33%) Microsoft
4 1 (1.67%) Adobe
4 1 (1.67%) Atlassian
4 1 (1.67%) BEA
4 1 (1.67%) Bloomberg
4 1 (1.67%) Murex
4 1 (1.67%) Red Hat
4 1 (1.67%) Reuters
4 1 (1.67%) Sybase
4 1 (1.67%) TIBCO