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 7 December 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
7 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Java Platform, Standard Edition (Java SE, JSE)
Rank 567 559 589
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +30
Contract jobs citing Java SE 28 60 38
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.061% 0.12% 0.074%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.19% 0.40% 0.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 41 24
Median daily rate £475 £420 £525
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.09% -20.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £433 £353 £341
10% offered a daily rate of more than £580 £500 £635
UK excluding London median daily rate £475 £418 £355
% change year-on-year
+13.77% +17.60%
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
14382 14883 13960
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 31.19% 29.32% 27.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 10021 10434 9696
Median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 140 242 161
Median hourly rate £40.00 £37.45 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.80% +7.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.50 £17.50 £17.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £47.33 £50.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%

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 7 December 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 7 December 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 -6 18 £463 -7.50% 8
North West +7 4 £475 -
South East +12 1 - -
South West +11 1 - -
West Midlands - 1 - -
Yorkshire - 1 £475 - 1
Midlands - 1 £500 -
Java SE
UK

Java SE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 7 December 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 51 (100.00%) Java
2 41 (80.39%) Agile Software Development
3 31 (60.78%) HTML
4 29 (56.86%) Java EE
5 26 (50.98%) Front End Development
6 24 (47.06%) HTML5
7 23 (45.10%) CSS
8 22 (43.14%) TDD
8 22 (43.14%) AngularJS
8 22 (43.14%) Microservices
9 20 (39.22%) RESTful
10 19 (37.25%) PostgreSQL
11 17 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
11 17 (33.33%) Mentoring
12 16 (31.37%) Git (software)
12 16 (31.37%) Spring
12 16 (31.37%) Maven
13 15 (29.41%) Web Services
14 14 (27.45%) CQRS
15 13 (25.49%) Software Architecture
15 13 (25.49%) JavaScript
16 12 (23.53%) Linux
16 12 (23.53%) jQuery
16 12 (23.53%) REST
17 11 (21.57%) JUnit
18 9 (17.65%) J2EE
18 9 (17.65%) Unix
18 9 (17.65%) JSON
18 9 (17.65%) Web Development
18 9 (17.65%) Mockito

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 5 (9.80%) Adobe Experience Manager
1 5 (9.80%) Tomcat
2 4 (7.84%) Apache Solr
2 4 (7.84%) Apache Spark
3 2 (3.92%) Apache
3 2 (3.92%) JBoss
3 2 (3.92%) WebLogic
4 1 (1.96%) CMS
4 1 (1.96%) Jetty
4 1 (1.96%) Mule
4 1 (1.96%) WebSphere
4 1 (1.96%) WildFly
Business Applications
1 1 (1.96%) SDL Web 8
Cloud Services
1 3 (5.88%) PaaS
2 1 (1.96%) Amazon S3
2 1 (1.96%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 3 (5.88%) Kerberos
2 1 (1.96%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (37.25%) PostgreSQL
2 5 (9.80%) Jackrabbit
3 4 (7.84%) Big Data
3 4 (7.84%) Hadoop
3 4 (7.84%) HBase
3 4 (7.84%) Impala
4 3 (5.88%) MySQL
5 2 (3.92%) RDBMS
5 2 (3.92%) Relational Database
5 2 (3.92%) SQL Server
6 1 (1.96%) MongoDB
6 1 (1.96%) Oracle Database
6 1 (1.96%) Oracle Database 11g
6 1 (1.96%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (1.96%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 16 (31.37%) Git (software)
1 16 (31.37%) Maven
2 11 (21.57%) JUnit
3 9 (17.65%) Mockito
4 8 (15.69%) Jenkins
4 8 (15.69%) JIRA
5 7 (13.73%) Subversion
6 5 (9.80%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 5 (9.80%) TeamCity
7 4 (7.84%) Gradle
7 4 (7.84%) Selenium
8 2 (3.92%) Ant
8 2 (3.92%) Eclipse
9 1 (1.96%) Artifactory
9 1 (1.96%) Cucumber
9 1 (1.96%) git-flow
9 1 (1.96%) JBehave
9 1 (1.96%) JMeter
9 1 (1.96%) Robolectric
9 1 (1.96%) Toad
General
1 8 (15.69%) Finance
2 3 (5.88%) Legal
3 2 (3.92%) Games
4 1 (1.96%) Automotive
4 1 (1.96%) Finnish Language
4 1 (1.96%) Front Office
4 1 (1.96%) Multimedia
4 1 (1.96%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 45 (88.24%) Developer
2 38 (74.51%) Java Developer
3 22 (43.14%) Senior Developer
4 21 (41.18%) Senior Java Developer
5 16 (31.37%) Agile Developer
5 16 (31.37%) Agile Java Developer
6 13 (25.49%) Senior Agile Developer
6 13 (25.49%) Senior Agile Java Developer
7 4 (7.84%) Apache Spark Developer
7 4 (7.84%) Development Manager
7 4 (7.84%) Hadoop Developer
7 4 (7.84%) Java Development Manager
7 4 (7.84%) Java Hadoop Developer
7 4 (7.84%) Java Scala Developer
7 4 (7.84%) Scala Developer
7 4 (7.84%) UI Developer
7 4 (7.84%) Web Development Manager
7 4 (7.84%) Web Manager
8 3 (5.88%) Angular Developer
8 3 (5.88%) Java Swing Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (60.78%) HTML
2 29 (56.86%) Java EE
3 24 (47.06%) HTML5
4 23 (45.10%) CSS
5 22 (43.14%) AngularJS
6 20 (39.22%) RESTful
7 16 (31.37%) Spring
8 15 (29.41%) Web Services
9 12 (23.53%) jQuery
9 12 (23.53%) REST
10 9 (17.65%) J2EE
10 9 (17.65%) JSON
11 7 (13.73%) JSP
11 7 (13.73%) Servlets
11 7 (13.73%) SOAP
11 7 (13.73%) XML
12 6 (11.76%) JDBC
13 5 (9.80%) Ajax
13 5 (9.80%) Apache Felix
13 5 (9.80%) Apache Sling
Miscellaneous
1 3 (5.88%) User Experience
2 2 (3.92%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (1.96%) Data Integration
3 1 (1.96%) Data Structures
3 1 (1.96%) Derivative
3 1 (1.96%) Equity Derivative
3 1 (1.96%) Fixed Income
Operating Systems
1 12 (23.53%) Linux
2 9 (17.65%) Unix
3 3 (5.88%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (1.96%) Android
4 1 (1.96%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (80.39%) Agile Software Development
2 26 (50.98%) Front End Development
3 22 (43.14%) Microservices
3 22 (43.14%) TDD
4 17 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
4 17 (33.33%) Mentoring
5 14 (27.45%) CQRS
6 13 (25.49%) Software Architecture
7 9 (17.65%) Web Development
8 8 (15.69%) DevOps
9 7 (13.73%) Scrum
10 6 (11.76%) MVC
11 5 (9.80%) Integration Testing
11 5 (9.80%) Kalman Filter
11 5 (9.80%) SEO
11 5 (9.80%) Unit Testing
12 4 (7.84%) Analytics
12 4 (7.84%) Big Data Analytics
12 4 (7.84%) Continuous Delivery
12 4 (7.84%) Data Analytics
Programming Languages
1 51 (100.00%) Java
2 13 (25.49%) JavaScript
3 6 (11.76%) SQL
4 5 (9.80%) Scala
5 4 (7.84%) Ruby
6 3 (5.88%) Go
6 3 (5.88%) Perl
6 3 (5.88%) PHP
6 3 (5.88%) Python
7 2 (3.92%) PL/SQL
8 1 (1.96%) C++
8 1 (1.96%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 2 (3.92%) Degree
2 1 (1.96%) BC Cleared
2 1 (1.96%) SC Cleared
2 1 (1.96%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 7 (13.73%) Docker
2 3 (5.88%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 7 (13.73%) Kubernetes
2 4 (7.84%) Oozie
3 1 (1.96%) Business Desktop Deployment
3 1 (1.96%) MOM
Vendors
1 3 (5.88%) Red Hat
2 2 (3.92%) Google
2 2 (3.92%) IBM
3 1 (1.96%) Atlassian
3 1 (1.96%) MuleSoft
3 1 (1.96%) Oracle