The table below looks at the statistics for the Java Software Engineer role 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 Software Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 1 October 2014 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
1 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java Software Engineer
Rank 545 528 544
Rank change year-on-year
-17 +16
Contract jobs requiring a Java Software Engineer 35 34 37
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.067% 0.071% 0.070%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.074% 0.076% 0.075%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 24 28
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£443 £410 £313
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.04% +31.20%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £294 £300 £308
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £550 £540
UK excluding London average daily rate £335 £315 £313
% change year-on-year
+6.34% +0.80%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 0 2
Average hourly rate £31.25 - £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 - £37.50
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the England region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
47033 44604 49140
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 90.46% 92.69% 93.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 29411 27456 28065
Average daily rate £400 £400 £400
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £235 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1867 1914 2465
Average hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £18.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.94% -8.10%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £40.00 £41.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+3.12% -8.57%

Java Software Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Java Software Engineer in the job title across the England region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Java Software Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in England

Java Software Engineer
Daily Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Java Software Engineer across the England region.

Java Software Engineer Daily Rate Trend in England

Java Software Engineer
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Java Software Engineer across the England region over the 3 months to 1 October 2014.

Java Software Engineer Daily Rate Histogram in England

Java Software Engineer
Hourly Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Java Software Engineer across the England region.

Java Software Engineer Hourly Rate Trend in England

Java Software Engineer
Hourly Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Java Software Engineer across the England region over the 3 months to 1 October 2014.

Java Software Engineer Hourly Rate Histogram in England

Java Software Engineer
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 Software Engineer within the England region over the 3 months to 1 October 2014. 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
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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
London +6 16 £450 +2.85% 10
South East -4 9 £375 - 5
South West - 7 £290 - 2
Yorkshire -4 2 £325 +8.33% 1
North West -9 1 - - 2
North East - - - -
West Midlands - - - - 2
East of England - - - - 1
Java Software Engineer
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Java Software Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the England region that cited Java Software Engineer in their job title 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 with Java Software Engineer in their job title.

1 78 (100.00%) Java
2 77 (98.72%) Software Engineering
3 47 (60.26%) Agile Software Development
4 34 (43.59%) OO
5 32 (41.03%) Web Services
6 29 (37.18%) Spring
7 23 (29.49%) TDD
8 20 (25.64%) Finance
9 17 (21.79%) Scrum
9 17 (21.79%) C++
9 17 (21.79%) SQL
10 16 (20.51%) Enterprise Software
11 15 (19.23%) JavaScript
11 15 (19.23%) Hibernate
12 14 (17.95%) MVC
12 14 (17.95%) Java EE
12 14 (17.95%) J2EE
13 13 (16.67%) Oracle
13 13 (16.67%) JSP
13 13 (16.67%) UNIX
14 12 (15.38%) Linux
14 12 (15.38%) Eclipse
15 11 (14.10%) HTML
15 11 (14.10%) BDD
16 10 (12.82%) jQuery
16 10 (12.82%) Web Development
17 9 (11.54%) Ajax
17 9 (11.54%) Struts
17 9 (11.54%) XML
17 9 (11.54%) Continuous Integration

Java Software Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the England region that cited Java Software Engineer in their job title 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 with Java Software Engineer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 8 (10.26%) Tomcat
2 7 (8.97%) Apache
3 6 (7.69%) WebSphere
4 5 (6.41%) WebSphere Application Server
5 2 (2.56%) Apache ServiceMix
5 2 (2.56%) Confluence
5 2 (2.56%) WebLogic
6 1 (1.28%) Jetty
6 1 (1.28%) Adobe CQ
6 1 (1.28%) Oracle Service Bus
Business Applications
1 5 (6.41%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 5 (6.41%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (5.13%) Amazon SQS
3 3 (3.85%) Amazon EC2
3 3 (3.85%) Amazon S3
3 3 (3.85%) SaaS
4 1 (1.28%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.56%) HTTP
2 1 (1.28%) Internet
2 1 (1.28%) SSL
2 1 (1.28%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (7.69%) Relational Database
1 6 (7.69%) SQL Server 2008
1 6 (7.69%) SQL Server
2 5 (6.41%) SQL Server 2005
2 5 (6.41%) DB2
3 4 (5.13%) Big Data
4 3 (3.85%) MySQL
4 3 (3.85%) Oracle Database
5 2 (2.56%) MarkLogic
5 2 (2.56%) NoSQL
5 2 (2.56%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (1.28%) Oracle Database 10g
6 1 (1.28%) RDBMS
6 1 (1.28%) Hadoop
6 1 (1.28%) CouchDB
6 1 (1.28%) Oracle Database 11g
6 1 (1.28%) MongoDB
6 1 (1.28%) Apache Cassandra
6 1 (1.28%) Couchbase
6 1 (1.28%) Redis
Development Applications
1 12 (15.38%) Eclipse
2 8 (10.26%) Maven
3 7 (8.97%) Jenkins
4 6 (7.69%) JUnit
4 6 (7.69%) Subversion
5 5 (6.41%) MyEclipse
5 5 (6.41%) Mockito
6 4 (5.13%) Git (software)
6 4 (5.13%) NetBeans
7 3 (3.85%) TestNG
7 3 (3.85%) DbUnit
8 2 (2.56%) Gradle
8 2 (2.56%) Cucumber
8 2 (2.56%) Selenium
8 2 (2.56%) Ant
8 2 (2.56%) JIRA
9 1 (1.28%) IntelliJ
9 1 (1.28%) TeamCity
9 1 (1.28%) Hudson
9 1 (1.28%) JBehave
General
1 20 (25.64%) Finance
2 6 (7.69%) Marketing
3 5 (6.41%) Electronics
3 5 (6.41%) Telecoms
3 5 (6.41%) Manufacturing
4 4 (5.13%) Publishing
5 3 (3.85%) Aerospace
6 2 (2.56%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (41.03%) Web Services
2 29 (37.18%) Spring
3 15 (19.23%) Hibernate
4 14 (17.95%) Java EE
4 14 (17.95%) J2EE
5 13 (16.67%) JSP
6 11 (14.10%) HTML
7 10 (12.82%) jQuery
8 9 (11.54%) Ajax
8 9 (11.54%) Struts
8 9 (11.54%) XML
9 8 (10.26%) REST
9 8 (10.26%) CSS
9 8 (10.26%) Spring MVC
10 6 (7.69%) Swing
10 6 (7.69%) XSLT
10 6 (7.69%) Java SE
11 5 (6.41%) JSF
11 5 (6.41%) ICEfaces
12 4 (5.13%) JNI
Miscellaneous
1 16 (20.51%) Enterprise Software
2 5 (6.41%) Computer Science
2 5 (6.41%) DTV
2 5 (6.41%) Digital Media
2 5 (6.41%) Algorithms
3 4 (5.13%) Embedded Systems
3 4 (5.13%) Open Source
4 3 (3.85%) Management Information System
5 2 (2.56%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (2.56%) Fixed Income
6 1 (1.28%) Mathematics
6 1 (1.28%) Web 2.0
6 1 (1.28%) Cryptography
6 1 (1.28%) GIS
6 1 (1.28%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 1 (1.28%) N-Tier
6 1 (1.28%) Client/Server
6 1 (1.28%) Visualisation
6 1 (1.28%) Data Structures
6 1 (1.28%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 13 (16.67%) UNIX
2 12 (15.38%) Linux
3 1 (1.28%) Debian
3 1 (1.28%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 77 (98.72%) Software Engineering
2 47 (60.26%) Agile Software Development
3 34 (43.59%) OO
4 23 (29.49%) TDD
5 17 (21.79%) Scrum
6 14 (17.95%) MVC
7 11 (14.10%) BDD
8 10 (12.82%) Web Development
9 9 (11.54%) Continuous Integration
10 5 (6.41%) Migration
10 5 (6.41%) Programme Management
10 5 (6.41%) Business Intelligence
10 5 (6.41%) RAD
10 5 (6.41%) OOD
10 5 (6.41%) OOA/OOD
10 5 (6.41%) Digital Marketing
10 5 (6.41%) Mentoring
10 5 (6.41%) Analytics
11 4 (5.13%) Unit Testing
11 4 (5.13%) Multithreading
Programming Languages
1 78 (100.00%) Java
2 17 (21.79%) C++
2 17 (21.79%) SQL
3 15 (19.23%) JavaScript
4 5 (6.41%) C
5 4 (5.13%) Python
5 4 (5.13%) XQuery
5 4 (5.13%) C#
5 4 (5.13%) PHP
6 2 (2.56%) Groovy
6 2 (2.56%) VB.NET
6 2 (2.56%) PL/SQL
6 2 (2.56%) Ruby
7 1 (1.28%) XPath
7 1 (1.28%) Perl
7 1 (1.28%) Shell Script
7 1 (1.28%) Scala
7 1 (1.28%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 8 (10.26%) Degree
2 5 (6.41%) Security Cleared
2 5 (6.41%) SC Cleared
3 1 (1.28%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (5.13%) QA
System Software
1 1 (1.28%) Oracle RAC
1 1 (1.28%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 1 (1.28%) YUM
Vendors
1 13 (16.67%) Oracle
2 6 (7.69%) JBoss
3 5 (6.41%) SAP
4 4 (5.13%) Microsoft
5 2 (2.56%) Google
6 1 (1.28%) Sybase
6 1 (1.28%) Adobe
6 1 (1.28%) Red Hat
6 1 (1.28%) Atomikos
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