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 18 January 2017 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
18 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Java Platform, Standard Edition (Java SE, JSE)
UK / England
Rank 552 532 542
Rank change year-on-year
-20 +10
Contract jobs citing Java SE 18 62 39
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.043% 0.13% 0.086%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.14% 0.45% 0.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 41 26
Median daily rate £475 £420 £438
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.09% -4.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £435 £348 £344
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £593
UK excluding London median daily rate £475 £415 £365
% change year-on-year
+14.45% +13.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

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
12845 13674 12584
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 30.92% 29.38% 27.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 8890 9484 8641
Median daily rate £425 £413 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.03% +3.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 145 247 165
Median hourly rate £37.50 £38.50 £33.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.59% +14.92%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.00 £20.50 £19.46
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £56.27 £50.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £37.50 £33.50
% change year-on-year
- +11.94%

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 18 January 2017.

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 18 January 2017. 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 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 -5 13 £525 +10.52% 4
North West +20 3 £475 -
South East +3 1 - - 2
Java SE
UK

Java SE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 18 January 2017, 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 43 (100.00%) Java
2 34 (79.07%) Agile Software Development
3 22 (51.16%) HTML
3 22 (51.16%) Front End Development
4 21 (48.84%) TDD
4 21 (48.84%) Java EE
5 18 (41.86%) Spring
5 18 (41.86%) RESTful
6 17 (39.53%) Maven
7 16 (37.21%) CSS
7 16 (37.21%) Continuous Integration
8 14 (32.56%) Git (software)
8 14 (32.56%) JUnit
8 14 (32.56%) Microservices
8 14 (32.56%) HTML5
9 13 (30.23%) Mockito
9 13 (30.23%) J2EE
10 12 (27.91%) JavaScript
10 12 (27.91%) Web Services
10 12 (27.91%) PostgreSQL
10 12 (27.91%) Web Development
10 12 (27.91%) AngularJS
11 11 (25.58%) REST
12 10 (23.26%) Mentoring
12 10 (23.26%) JSP
13 9 (20.93%) Servlets
13 9 (20.93%) Linux
13 9 (20.93%) Subversion
13 9 (20.93%) jQuery
13 9 (20.93%) JSON

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 8 (18.60%) Adobe Experience Manager
2 5 (11.63%) Tomcat
3 2 (4.65%) Apache
3 2 (4.65%) JBoss
3 2 (4.65%) WebLogic
4 1 (2.33%) Apache Solr
4 1 (2.33%) Apache Spark
4 1 (2.33%) CMS
4 1 (2.33%) Jetty
4 1 (2.33%) Mule
4 1 (2.33%) WebSphere
4 1 (2.33%) WildFly
Business Applications
1 1 (2.33%) SDL Web 8
Cloud Services
1 3 (6.98%) PaaS
2 1 (2.33%) Amazon S3
2 1 (2.33%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 3 (6.98%) Kerberos
2 1 (2.33%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (27.91%) PostgreSQL
2 8 (18.60%) Jackrabbit
3 3 (6.98%) RDBMS
3 3 (6.98%) Relational Database
4 2 (4.65%) MySQL
4 2 (4.65%) Oracle Database
5 1 (2.33%) Big Data
5 1 (2.33%) Hadoop
5 1 (2.33%) HBase
5 1 (2.33%) Impala
5 1 (2.33%) MongoDB
5 1 (2.33%) Oracle Database 11g
5 1 (2.33%) SQL Server
5 1 (2.33%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (2.33%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 17 (39.53%) Maven
2 14 (32.56%) Git (software)
2 14 (32.56%) JUnit
3 13 (30.23%) Mockito
4 9 (20.93%) Subversion
5 8 (18.60%) JIRA
6 5 (11.63%) Jenkins
6 5 (11.63%) TeamCity
7 4 (9.30%) Selenium
8 2 (4.65%) Ant
8 2 (4.65%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 2 (4.65%) Cucumber
8 2 (4.65%) Eclipse
9 1 (2.33%) Artifactory
9 1 (2.33%) git-flow
9 1 (2.33%) Gradle
9 1 (2.33%) JBehave
9 1 (2.33%) Robolectric
9 1 (2.33%) Sonatype Nexus
9 1 (2.33%) Toad
General
1 6 (13.95%) Finance
2 2 (4.65%) Games
3 1 (2.33%) Automotive
3 1 (2.33%) Finnish Language
3 1 (2.33%) Front Office
3 1 (2.33%) Multimedia
3 1 (2.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 37 (86.05%) Developer
2 27 (62.79%) Java Developer
3 17 (39.53%) Senior Developer
4 15 (34.88%) Senior Java Developer
5 10 (23.26%) Agile Developer
5 10 (23.26%) Agile Java Developer
6 8 (18.60%) Senior Agile Developer
6 8 (18.60%) Senior Agile Java Developer
7 4 (9.30%) Development Manager
7 4 (9.30%) Java Development Manager
7 4 (9.30%) UI Developer
7 4 (9.30%) Web Development Manager
7 4 (9.30%) Web Manager
8 3 (6.98%) Java Swing Developer
9 2 (4.65%) Architect
9 2 (4.65%) Java Architect
10 1 (2.33%) Games Developer
10 1 (2.33%) J2EE Developer
10 1 (2.33%) Lead Developer
10 1 (2.33%) Software Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (51.16%) HTML
2 21 (48.84%) Java EE
3 18 (41.86%) RESTful
3 18 (41.86%) Spring
4 16 (37.21%) CSS
5 14 (32.56%) HTML5
6 13 (30.23%) J2EE
7 12 (27.91%) AngularJS
7 12 (27.91%) Web Services
8 11 (25.58%) REST
9 10 (23.26%) JSP
10 9 (20.93%) jQuery
10 9 (20.93%) JSON
10 9 (20.93%) Servlets
11 8 (18.60%) Apache Felix
11 8 (18.60%) Apache Sling
12 6 (13.95%) SOAP
12 6 (13.95%) XML
13 5 (11.63%) Ajax
13 5 (11.63%) JDBC
Miscellaneous
1 2 (4.65%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (2.33%) Data Integration
2 1 (2.33%) Data Structures
2 1 (2.33%) Derivative
2 1 (2.33%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (2.33%) Equity Derivative
2 1 (2.33%) Fixed Income
Operating Systems
1 9 (20.93%) Linux
2 7 (16.28%) Unix
3 3 (6.98%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (2.33%) Android
4 1 (2.33%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (79.07%) Agile Software Development
2 22 (51.16%) Front End Development
3 21 (48.84%) TDD
4 16 (37.21%) Continuous Integration
5 14 (32.56%) Microservices
6 12 (27.91%) Web Development
7 10 (23.26%) Mentoring
8 8 (18.60%) CQRS
8 8 (18.60%) DevOps
8 8 (18.60%) Kalman Filter
8 8 (18.60%) Scrum
8 8 (18.60%) SEO
8 8 (18.60%) Software Architecture
9 6 (13.95%) Integration Testing
10 5 (11.63%) MVC
11 4 (9.30%) AOP
11 4 (9.30%) Kanban
11 4 (9.30%) Release Management
11 4 (9.30%) Workflow
11 4 (9.30%) Workflow Management
Programming Languages
1 43 (100.00%) Java
2 12 (27.91%) JavaScript
3 5 (11.63%) SQL
4 4 (9.30%) Ruby
5 3 (6.98%) Go
5 3 (6.98%) Perl
5 3 (6.98%) PHP
5 3 (6.98%) Python
6 2 (4.65%) PL/SQL
6 2 (4.65%) Scala
6 2 (4.65%) Shell Script
7 1 (2.33%) C++
Qualifications
1 1 (2.33%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.33%) QA
System Software
1 6 (13.95%) Docker
2 3 (6.98%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 7 (16.28%) Kubernetes
2 1 (2.33%) Business Desktop Deployment
2 1 (2.33%) MOM
2 1 (2.33%) Oozie
Vendors
1 3 (6.98%) Red Hat
2 2 (4.65%) Google
2 2 (4.65%) IBM
2 2 (4.65%) Oracle
3 1 (2.33%) MuleSoft