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 May 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 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Java Platform, Standard Edition (Java SE, JSE)
Rank 582 597 543
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -54
Contract jobs citing Java SE 32 27 46
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.065% 0.053% 0.094%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.23% 0.19% 0.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 17 33
Median daily rate £400 £450 £420
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.11% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £334 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £570 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £306 £430 £380
% change year-on-year
-28.77% +13.15%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
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
13920 13898 13383
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 28.25% 27.32% 27.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 9981 9294 9008
Median daily rate £425 £388 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.67% +3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £280 £268
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 154 193 169
Median hourly rate £32.20 £35.00 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.00% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £17.00 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £51.00 £49.50 £55.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.90 £37.80 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-15.60% +8.00%

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 May 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 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 +19 25 £438 -2.77% 6
South East - 5 £400 - 2
East Midlands +11 1 £338 -0.73% 1
West Midlands - 1 - - 1
Java SE
UK

Java SE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 29 May 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 81 (98.78%) Java
2 48 (58.54%) Agile Software Development
3 47 (57.32%) Java EE
4 43 (52.44%) HTML
4 43 (52.44%) XML
5 42 (51.22%) CSS
6 41 (50.00%) Web Services
7 38 (46.34%) SQL
7 38 (46.34%) Finance
8 34 (41.46%) Oracle
8 34 (41.46%) JavaScript
9 30 (36.59%) SOAP
10 29 (35.37%) Unix
11 26 (31.71%) Maven
12 24 (29.27%) JMS
13 23 (28.05%) HTML5
14 22 (26.83%) Mentoring
15 21 (25.61%) AngularJS
15 21 (25.61%) TDD
16 20 (24.39%) Spring
17 19 (23.17%) PL/SQL
18 18 (21.95%) SQL Server
18 18 (21.95%) WebLogic
18 18 (21.95%) Linux
19 17 (20.73%) Eclipse
20 16 (19.51%) EJB
20 16 (19.51%) Ant
20 16 (19.51%) JPA
21 15 (18.29%) RESTful
21 15 (18.29%) PostgreSQL

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 18 (21.95%) WebLogic
2 12 (14.63%) WebSphere
3 10 (12.20%) JBoss
3 10 (12.20%) Tomcat
4 5 (6.10%) Apache
4 5 (6.10%) WebSphere Application Server
5 4 (4.88%) Apache TomEE
5 4 (4.88%) Jetty
6 3 (3.66%) GlassFish
6 3 (3.66%) WebLogic Portal
7 1 (1.22%) Confluence
7 1 (1.22%) Mule
7 1 (1.22%) Node.js
7 1 (1.22%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 1 (1.22%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 8 (9.76%) OpenText Process Suite
2 2 (2.44%) BigMachines
2 2 (2.44%) Eloqua
3 1 (1.22%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
3 1 (1.22%) Murex MxG2000
Cloud Services
1 4 (4.88%) GitHub
2 3 (3.66%) Cloud Computing
3 2 (2.44%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (4.88%) HTTP
1 4 (4.88%) TCP/IP
2 1 (1.22%) FTP
2 1 (1.22%) Internet
2 1 (1.22%) LDAP
2 1 (1.22%) Modbus
2 1 (1.22%) Network Security
2 1 (1.22%) RS-232
2 1 (1.22%) SAN
2 1 (1.22%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (21.95%) SQL Server
2 15 (18.29%) PostgreSQL
3 14 (17.07%) Relational Database
4 10 (12.20%) RDBMS
5 8 (9.76%) Oracle Database
5 8 (9.76%) Oracle Database 11g
6 4 (4.88%) MongoDB
7 2 (2.44%) MySQL
7 2 (2.44%) NoSQL
8 1 (1.22%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 26 (31.71%) Maven
2 17 (20.73%) Eclipse
3 16 (19.51%) Ant
4 14 (17.07%) Git (software)
5 13 (15.85%) Toad
6 12 (14.63%) Subversion
7 8 (9.76%) JIRA
8 5 (6.10%) Jenkins
8 5 (6.10%) JUnit
8 5 (6.10%) Selenium
9 4 (4.88%) Cucumber
9 4 (4.88%) GitLab
9 4 (4.88%) JMeter
10 3 (3.66%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 3 (3.66%) Eclipse RCP
10 3 (3.66%) SoapUI
11 2 (2.44%) Log4j
11 2 (2.44%) Oracle APEX
12 1 (1.22%) NetBeans
12 1 (1.22%) Visual Studio
General
1 38 (46.34%) Finance
2 10 (12.20%) Manufacturing
3 9 (10.98%) Banking
4 3 (3.66%) Aerospace
4 3 (3.66%) Legal
4 3 (3.66%) Marketing
5 2 (2.44%) Financial Institution
5 2 (2.44%) Front Office
5 2 (2.44%) Investment Banking
5 2 (2.44%) Law
5 2 (2.44%) Telecoms
6 1 (1.22%) Back Office
6 1 (1.22%) Retail
Job Titles
1 71 (86.59%) Developer
2 67 (81.71%) Java Developer
3 14 (17.07%) SQL Developer
4 13 (15.85%) Java Programmer
4 13 (15.85%) Programmer
4 13 (15.85%) Senior Developer
4 13 (15.85%) Senior Java Developer
5 10 (12.20%) XML Developer
6 8 (9.76%) Technical Leader
7 6 (7.32%) Analyst
7 6 (7.32%) Analyst Developer
7 6 (7.32%) SQL Programmer
8 5 (6.10%) Analyst Programmer
8 5 (6.10%) Java Analyst Developer
8 5 (6.10%) Java Analyst Programmer
8 5 (6.10%) SQL Analyst
8 5 (6.10%) XML Analyst
8 5 (6.10%) XML Programmer
9 4 (4.88%) SC Cleared Java Developer
9 4 (4.88%) Senior Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 47 (57.32%) Java EE
2 43 (52.44%) HTML
2 43 (52.44%) XML
3 42 (51.22%) CSS
4 41 (50.00%) Web Services
5 30 (36.59%) SOAP
6 24 (29.27%) JMS
7 23 (28.05%) HTML5
8 21 (25.61%) AngularJS
9 20 (24.39%) Spring
10 16 (19.51%) EJB
10 16 (19.51%) JPA
11 15 (18.29%) RESTful
12 14 (17.07%) JSF
13 11 (13.41%) J2EE
14 10 (12.20%) Java EE 5
15 9 (10.98%) Hibernate
16 8 (9.76%) JRules
16 8 (9.76%) REST
16 8 (9.76%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 13 (15.85%) Mobile App
2 5 (6.10%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (6.10%) User Experience
3 4 (4.88%) Inversion of Control
4 3 (3.66%) Clustering
4 3 (3.66%) Equities
4 3 (3.66%) Replication
5 2 (2.44%) Computer Science
6 1 (1.22%) Derivative
6 1 (1.22%) Digital Media
6 1 (1.22%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 1 (1.22%) iPad
6 1 (1.22%) Mathematics
6 1 (1.22%) RIA
Operating Systems
1 29 (35.37%) Unix
2 18 (21.95%) Linux
3 7 (8.54%) Windows
4 3 (3.66%) Solaris
5 2 (2.44%) AIX
5 2 (2.44%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 48 (58.54%) Agile Software Development
2 22 (26.83%) Mentoring
3 21 (25.61%) TDD
4 15 (18.29%) Front End Development
4 15 (18.29%) Microservices
5 13 (15.85%) UML
6 12 (14.63%) Software Architecture
7 11 (13.41%) Integration Testing
7 11 (13.41%) MVC
7 11 (13.41%) SDLC
8 10 (12.20%) Continuous Delivery
8 10 (12.20%) Technical Architecture
8 10 (12.20%) Test Scripting
8 10 (12.20%) Validation
9 9 (10.98%) Concurrent Programming
9 9 (10.98%) Multithreading
9 9 (10.98%) Waterfall
10 8 (9.76%) BDD
10 8 (9.76%) Process Management
10 8 (9.76%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 81 (98.78%) Java
2 38 (46.34%) SQL
3 34 (41.46%) JavaScript
4 19 (23.17%) PL/SQL
5 12 (14.63%) Python
6 10 (12.20%) Shell Script
7 8 (9.76%) Jython
7 8 (9.76%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
8 5 (6.10%) T-SQL
9 4 (4.88%) C++
9 4 (4.88%) XPath
10 3 (3.66%) PHP
11 2 (2.44%) Apex Code
11 2 (2.44%) C
11 2 (2.44%) C#
12 1 (1.22%) Scala
Qualifications
1 10 (12.20%) OCA
1 10 (12.20%) OCAJ
1 10 (12.20%) OCP
1 10 (12.20%) Oracle Certification
2 8 (9.76%) Degree
2 8 (9.76%) Security Cleared
3 5 (6.10%) SC Cleared
4 1 (1.22%) BC Cleared
4 1 (1.22%) BPSS Clearance
4 1 (1.22%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.44%) QA
1 2 (2.44%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (1.22%) Docker
Systems Management
1 4 (4.88%) Puppet
Vendors
1 34 (41.46%) Oracle
2 9 (10.98%) IBM
3 5 (6.10%) Microsoft
4 2 (2.44%) Salesforce.com
4 2 (2.44%) Siebel
5 1 (1.22%) Adobe
5 1 (1.22%) BEA
5 1 (1.22%) Bloomberg
5 1 (1.22%) ESRI
5 1 (1.22%) Murex
5 1 (1.22%) Red Hat
5 1 (1.22%) Reuters
5 1 (1.22%) Sybase
5 1 (1.22%) TIBCO
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