The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the England region that had Java Software Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 24 July 2016 with a comparison to same period over 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
24 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Java Software Engineer
Rank 545 518 523
Rank change year-on-year
-27 +5
Contract jobs requiring a Java Software Engineer 85 98 61
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.17% 0.19% 0.13%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.18% 0.20% 0.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 71 63 50
Median daily rate £415 £438 £381
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.14% +14.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £330 £278
10% offered a daily rate of more than £570 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £375 £320
% change year-on-year
+10.66% +17.18%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 19 2
Median hourly rate £41.75 £55.00 £33.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-24.09% +62.96%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.80 £36.11 £32.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £48.50 £55.00 £34.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.75 £55.00 £33.75
% change year-on-year
-24.09% +62.96%
Java Software Engineer
UK

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
47342 48920 45504
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 94.82% 94.83% 94.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 31086 31590 28112
Median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £590 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1402 1847 1880
Median hourly rate £17.50 £16.61 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.35% +0.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £42.46 £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.16 £16.08
% change year-on-year
+2.10% +0.49%

Java Software Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in England

The demand trend of IT contracts across the England region that featured Java Software Engineer in the job title.

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 24 July 2016.

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 24 July 2016.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Java Software Engineer within the England region over the 3 months to 24 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
South East +2 25 £360 -15.29% 12
West Midlands -7 19 £415 +43.10%
London -21 16 £500 +2.04% 18
South West -11 10 £375 +15.38% 12
Yorkshire -2 5 £570 +52.00% 10
North East - 5 £450 - 2
North West -6 3 £400 -5.88% 5
East of England +17 2 - - 7
Java Software Engineer
UK

Java Software Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 24 July 2016, Java Software Engineer contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the England region featuring Java Software Engineer in the job title.

1 167 (100.00%) Java
2 163 (97.60%) Software Engineering
3 108 (64.67%) Agile Software Development
4 62 (37.13%) TDD
5 61 (36.53%) Spring
6 52 (31.14%) SQL
7 51 (30.54%) Linux
8 46 (27.54%) JavaScript
8 46 (27.54%) Scala
9 45 (26.95%) DevOps
10 44 (26.35%) MongoDB
11 41 (24.55%) Unix
12 39 (23.35%) Microservices
13 38 (22.75%) REST
14 37 (22.16%) Amazon AWS
14 37 (22.16%) Web Services
15 34 (20.36%) HTML
15 34 (20.36%) J2EE
16 33 (19.76%) C++
16 33 (19.76%) XML
16 33 (19.76%) Docker
17 32 (19.16%) Hibernate
17 32 (19.16%) JSON
18 31 (18.56%) Oracle
19 30 (17.96%) Scrum
20 29 (17.37%) BDD
21 27 (16.17%) Open Source
21 27 (16.17%) Continuous Integration
22 26 (15.57%) Security Cleared
22 26 (15.57%) Puppet

Java Software Engineer Skill Set
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 23 (13.77%) WebLogic
2 19 (11.38%) Tomcat
3 14 (8.38%) JBoss
4 12 (7.19%) Cloud Foundry
4 12 (7.19%) WebLogic Portal
5 11 (6.59%) Apache
5 11 (6.59%) Apache Spark
5 11 (6.59%) OpenStack
6 8 (4.79%) WebSphere
7 6 (3.59%) Confluence
8 4 (2.40%) Elasticsearch
9 3 (1.80%) Jetty
9 3 (1.80%) nginx
9 3 (1.80%) WebSphere Application Server
10 2 (1.20%) Apache Solr
10 2 (1.20%) CMS
11 1 (0.60%) BizTalk Server
11 1 (0.60%) GemFire
11 1 (0.60%) IBM HTTP Server
11 1 (0.60%) WildFly
Applications
1 2 (1.20%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (0.60%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 37 (22.16%) Amazon AWS
2 21 (12.57%) Microsoft Azure
3 13 (7.78%) Amazon EC2
4 11 (6.59%) Cloud Computing
4 11 (6.59%) PaaS
5 10 (5.99%) Google App Engine
5 10 (5.99%) Google Cloud Platform
6 9 (5.39%) Heroku
7 5 (2.99%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
7 5 (2.99%) SaaS
8 4 (2.40%) Amazon S3
9 3 (1.80%) Amazon SQS
10 1 (0.60%) AdWords
10 1 (0.60%) AWS CloudFormation
10 1 (0.60%) AWS Lambda
10 1 (0.60%) GitHub
10 1 (0.60%) Google Analytics
10 1 (0.60%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 8 (4.79%) HTTP
2 5 (2.99%) AMQP
2 5 (2.99%) Internet
3 1 (0.60%) Bluetooth
3 1 (0.60%) SNMP
3 1 (0.60%) SpaceWire
3 1 (0.60%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 44 (26.35%) MongoDB
2 21 (12.57%) Relational Database
3 18 (10.78%) Apache Cassandra
4 16 (9.58%) NoSQL
5 15 (8.98%) Hadoop
6 13 (7.78%) MySQL
7 9 (5.39%) Neo4j
8 8 (4.79%) PostgreSQL
9 7 (4.19%) Redis
10 4 (2.40%) Big Data
11 3 (1.80%) HBase
11 3 (1.80%) RDBMS
11 3 (1.80%) SQL Server
12 2 (1.20%) Amazon DynamoDB
13 1 (0.60%) DB2
13 1 (0.60%) Oracle Database
13 1 (0.60%) Oracle Database 11g
13 1 (0.60%) Oracle ODI
13 1 (0.60%) Triplestore
Development Applications
1 24 (14.37%) Git (software)
2 22 (13.17%) JUnit
2 22 (13.17%) Selenium
3 18 (10.78%) Jenkins
4 17 (10.18%) Eclipse
5 12 (7.19%) Maven
6 11 (6.59%) Mockito
7 8 (4.79%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 8 (4.79%) Rational DOORS
8 7 (4.19%) Gradle
8 7 (4.19%) IntelliJ
8 7 (4.19%) Subversion
9 6 (3.59%) Cucumber
9 6 (3.59%) JIRA
10 5 (2.99%) Visual Studio
11 4 (2.40%) TestNG
12 3 (1.80%) Grunt
12 3 (1.80%) gulp
12 3 (1.80%) NetBeans
12 3 (1.80%) Rational Rhapsody
General
1 21 (12.57%) Finance
2 6 (3.59%) Aerospace
3 5 (2.99%) Banking
4 4 (2.40%) Back Office
4 4 (2.40%) Games
4 4 (2.40%) Investment Banking
4 4 (2.40%) Retail
5 3 (1.80%) Electronics
5 3 (1.80%) Manufacturing
5 3 (1.80%) Telecoms
6 2 (1.20%) Financial Institution
6 2 (1.20%) Marketing
6 2 (1.20%) Military
6 2 (1.20%) Publishing
7 1 (0.60%) Advertising
7 1 (0.60%) Automotive
7 1 (0.60%) Avionics
7 1 (0.60%) Local Government
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 61 (36.53%) Spring
2 38 (22.75%) REST
3 37 (22.16%) Web Services
4 34 (20.36%) HTML
4 34 (20.36%) J2EE
5 33 (19.76%) XML
6 32 (19.16%) Hibernate
6 32 (19.16%) JSON
7 24 (14.37%) CSS
8 23 (13.77%) Play Framework
9 21 (12.57%) Node.js
10 20 (11.98%) J2SE
10 20 (11.98%) SOAP
11 19 (11.38%) HTML5
12 18 (10.78%) AngularJS
13 15 (8.98%) RESTful
14 14 (8.38%) RabbitMQ
15 11 (6.59%) EJB
16 9 (5.39%) Java EE
16 9 (5.39%) STL
Miscellaneous
1 8 (4.79%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (2.99%) Algorithms
2 5 (2.99%) Cloud Native
2 5 (2.99%) Data Integration
2 5 (2.99%) Semantic Web
3 4 (2.40%) Enterprise Software
3 4 (2.40%) Management Information System
3 4 (2.40%) User Experience
4 3 (1.80%) Data Structures
5 2 (1.20%) Computer Science
5 2 (1.20%) Derivative
5 2 (1.20%) Embedded Systems
6 1 (0.60%) Clustering
6 1 (0.60%) HACMP
6 1 (0.60%) MPEG
6 1 (0.60%) N-Tier
6 1 (0.60%) Online Banking
6 1 (0.60%) Ontologies
6 1 (0.60%) Video on Demand
6 1 (0.60%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 51 (30.54%) Linux
2 41 (24.55%) Unix
3 9 (5.39%) Windows
4 5 (2.99%) Mac OS X
5 3 (1.80%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 3 (1.80%) Windows XP
6 2 (1.20%) AIX
7 1 (0.60%) Android
7 1 (0.60%) Apple iOS
7 1 (0.60%) CentOS
7 1 (0.60%) Fedora
7 1 (0.60%) HPUX
7 1 (0.60%) NetWare
7 1 (0.60%) Solaris
7 1 (0.60%) Ubuntu
7 1 (0.60%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 163 (97.60%) Software Engineering
2 108 (64.67%) Agile Software Development
3 62 (37.13%) TDD
4 45 (26.95%) DevOps
5 39 (23.35%) Microservices
6 30 (17.96%) Scrum
7 29 (17.37%) BDD
8 27 (16.17%) Continuous Integration
8 27 (16.17%) Open Source
9 22 (13.17%) Continuous Delivery
10 18 (10.78%) UML
10 18 (10.78%) Unit Testing
11 17 (10.18%) E-Commerce
12 14 (8.38%) Multithreading
12 14 (8.38%) OO
13 11 (6.59%) SOA
14 10 (5.99%) High Availability
14 10 (5.99%) Pair Programming
15 9 (5.39%) Regression Testing
15 9 (5.39%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 167 (100.00%) Java
2 52 (31.14%) SQL
3 46 (27.54%) JavaScript
3 46 (27.54%) Scala
4 33 (19.76%) C++
5 19 (11.38%) Ruby
6 18 (10.78%) C#
7 15 (8.98%) Go
8 13 (7.78%) C
9 12 (7.19%) Python
10 10 (5.99%) Perl
11 9 (5.39%) Bash Shell
12 8 (4.79%) Ada
13 4 (2.40%) Groovy
14 2 (1.20%) Haskell
14 2 (1.20%) PL/SQL
14 2 (1.20%) R
14 2 (1.20%) Shell Script
15 1 (0.60%) ANSI C
15 1 (0.60%) F#
Qualifications
1 26 (15.57%) Security Cleared
2 16 (9.58%) SC Cleared
3 5 (2.99%) DV Cleared
4 4 (2.40%) Degree
5 3 (1.80%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (5.39%) QA
2 3 (1.80%) Disclosure Scotland
3 1 (0.60%) ECSS
System Software
1 33 (19.76%) Docker
2 6 (3.59%) vSphere
3 2 (1.20%) Apache Flume
3 2 (1.20%) Shibboleth
4 1 (0.60%) Cygwin
4 1 (0.60%) etcd
4 1 (0.60%) GPFS
4 1 (0.60%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 26 (15.57%) Puppet
2 10 (5.99%) Kubernetes
3 6 (3.59%) Opscode Chef
4 4 (2.40%) Ansible
5 3 (1.80%) OpenAM
6 2 (1.20%) Kibana
6 2 (1.20%) logstash
6 2 (1.20%) Mesos
6 2 (1.20%) OpenSSO
6 2 (1.20%) Salt
6 2 (1.20%) Sun Identity Manager
7 1 (0.60%) Consul
7 1 (0.60%) Graphite
7 1 (0.60%) StatsD
Vendors
1 31 (18.56%) Oracle
2 18 (10.78%) webMethods
3 12 (7.19%) Google
4 10 (5.99%) Adobe
5 4 (2.40%) Luciad
5 4 (2.40%) Sun
6 3 (1.80%) ForgeRock
6 3 (1.80%) IBM
7 2 (1.20%) Atlassian
7 2 (1.20%) Red Hat
7 2 (1.20%) Telelogic
7 2 (1.20%) TIBCO
7 2 (1.20%) VMware
8 1 (0.60%) Informatica
8 1 (0.60%) Microsoft
8 1 (0.60%) Perforce
8 1 (0.60%) SAP
8 1 (0.60%) Sunopsis
8 1 (0.60%) Veritas
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