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 30 January 2015 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
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Java Software Engineer
Rank 521 528 493
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -35
Contract jobs requiring a Java Software Engineer 36 11 22
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.078% 0.025% 0.054%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.084% 0.027% 0.058%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 7 19
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£376 £413 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.96% +10.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £375 £320
10% offered a daily rate of more than £518 £475 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £376 £413 £325
% change year-on-year
-8.96% +26.92%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 0
Average hourly rate £36.40 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.40 - -
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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
42937 40749 37644
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 92.46% 92.65% 92.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 27345 24737 21780
Average daily rate £400 £400 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £245 £232 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £560
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1683 1811 2275
Average hourly rate £16.50 £17.50 £18.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.71% -5.40%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.25 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £39.51 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.16 £16.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-2.06% -5.71%

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 30 January 2015.

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 30 January 2015.

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 30 January 2015. 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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statistics and historical trends)
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
South East +11 15 £484 +17.27% 8
East of England +8 12 £350 -26.31% 3
London -5 4 - - 19
South West - 2 - - 4
West Midlands - 1 - -
North West - 1 £376 - 2
Yorkshire - - - - 2
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Java Software Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, 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 72 (100.00%) Java
1 72 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 52 (72.22%) Agile Software Development
3 38 (52.78%) TDD
4 35 (48.61%) Oracle
5 30 (41.67%) XML
6 25 (34.72%) SOA
7 22 (30.56%) WebLogic
7 22 (30.56%) MVC
7 22 (30.56%) Spring
8 21 (29.17%) HTML
9 20 (27.78%) Web Services
9 20 (27.78%) Oracle SOA Suite
10 17 (23.61%) SQL
10 17 (23.61%) JUnit
11 16 (22.22%) CSS
11 16 (22.22%) JavaScript
11 16 (22.22%) Python
12 15 (20.83%) J2EE
12 15 (20.83%) Publishing
12 15 (20.83%) Ruby
12 15 (20.83%) JSON
12 15 (20.83%) Git (software)
13 14 (19.44%) Security Cleared
13 14 (19.44%) WebSphere
13 14 (19.44%) BDD
13 14 (19.44%) XSLT
13 14 (19.44%) OO
14 13 (18.06%) JBoss
14 13 (18.06%) UML

Java Software Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, 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 22 (30.56%) WebLogic
2 20 (27.78%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 14 (19.44%) WebSphere
4 13 (18.06%) JBoss
5 10 (13.89%) MQSeries
6 5 (6.94%) Tomcat
7 4 (5.56%) Apache
8 2 (2.78%) OpenStack
8 2 (2.78%) Node.js
8 2 (2.78%) WebSphere Application Server
9 1 (1.39%) Oracle HTTP Server
9 1 (1.39%) IBM HTTP Server
9 1 (1.39%) WebLogic Portal
9 1 (1.39%) Confluence
9 1 (1.39%) Apache ServiceMix
Business Applications
1 10 (13.89%) Oracle BPM
2 3 (4.17%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 6 (8.33%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (5.56%) Amazon S3
2 4 (5.56%) Amazon SQS
3 3 (4.17%) Cloud Computing
3 3 (4.17%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (1.39%) ElastiCache
4 1 (1.39%) Amazon ElastiCache
Communications & Networking
1 3 (4.17%) HTTP
2 2 (2.78%) Internet
3 1 (1.39%) SSL
3 1 (1.39%) Network Security
3 1 (1.39%) NGN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (4.17%) MySQL
1 3 (4.17%) Hadoop
1 3 (4.17%) MongoDB
1 3 (4.17%) Redis
1 3 (4.17%) Big Data
2 2 (2.78%) Relational Database
2 2 (2.78%) MarkLogic
2 2 (2.78%) Riak
2 2 (2.78%) NoSQL
3 1 (1.39%) SQL Server
3 1 (1.39%) DB2
3 1 (1.39%) Informix
3 1 (1.39%) RDBMS
3 1 (1.39%) Oracle Database 10g
3 1 (1.39%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (1.39%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (1.39%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (1.39%) Oracle Database 11g
3 1 (1.39%) Apache Cassandra
3 1 (1.39%) Triplestore
Development Applications
1 17 (23.61%) JUnit
2 15 (20.83%) Git (software)
3 13 (18.06%) Ant
4 12 (16.67%) Selenium
4 12 (16.67%) JIRA
5 10 (13.89%) Talend Open Studio
6 8 (11.11%) Eclipse
7 6 (8.33%) Jenkins
7 6 (8.33%) Subversion
8 5 (6.94%) Maven
8 5 (6.94%) Cucumber
9 3 (4.17%) NetBeans
9 3 (4.17%) Mockito
9 3 (4.17%) Hudson
10 1 (1.39%) ClearCase
10 1 (1.39%) IntelliJ
10 1 (1.39%) Introscope
10 1 (1.39%) ClearQuest
10 1 (1.39%) JBehave
10 1 (1.39%) MyEclipse
General
1 15 (20.83%) Publishing
2 13 (18.06%) Telecoms
3 4 (5.56%) Finance
4 3 (4.17%) Electronics
4 3 (4.17%) Manufacturing
4 3 (4.17%) Marketing
5 2 (2.78%) Banking
5 2 (2.78%) Aerospace
6 1 (1.39%) Military
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (41.67%) XML
2 22 (30.56%) Spring
3 21 (29.17%) HTML
4 20 (27.78%) Web Services
5 16 (22.22%) CSS
6 15 (20.83%) J2EE
6 15 (20.83%) JSON
7 14 (19.44%) XSLT
8 13 (18.06%) jQuery
9 12 (16.67%) HTML5
9 12 (16.67%) Apache Camel
9 12 (16.67%) Hibernate
10 11 (15.28%) AngularJS
10 11 (15.28%) Spring MVC
11 10 (13.89%) Oracle Fusion
11 10 (13.89%) CSS3
11 10 (13.89%) PhoneGap
11 10 (13.89%) Oracle ADF
12 5 (6.94%) JSF
12 5 (6.94%) ICEfaces
Miscellaneous
1 13 (18.06%) Digital Media
2 3 (4.17%) DTV
2 3 (4.17%) Open Source
2 3 (4.17%) Computer Science
2 3 (4.17%) Embedded Systems
2 3 (4.17%) Algorithms
3 2 (2.78%) Video on Demand
4 1 (1.39%) N-Tier
4 1 (1.39%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.39%) W3C
4 1 (1.39%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 1 (1.39%) Cryptography
4 1 (1.39%) Inversion of Control
4 1 (1.39%) Data Integration
4 1 (1.39%) Online Banking
4 1 (1.39%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 12 (16.67%) Linux
2 5 (6.94%) UNIX
3 2 (2.78%) Android
4 1 (1.39%) VMS
4 1 (1.39%) Ubuntu
4 1 (1.39%) CentOS
4 1 (1.39%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (1.39%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 72 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 52 (72.22%) Agile Software Development
3 38 (52.78%) TDD
4 25 (34.72%) SOA
5 22 (30.56%) MVC
6 14 (19.44%) BDD
6 14 (19.44%) OO
7 13 (18.06%) UML
8 12 (16.67%) Unit Testing
9 11 (15.28%) OOP
9 11 (15.28%) Scrum
10 8 (11.11%) Continuous Integration
11 7 (9.72%) Mentoring
12 5 (6.94%) Pair Programming
12 5 (6.94%) Web Development
13 3 (4.17%) Business Intelligence
13 3 (4.17%) OOD
13 3 (4.17%) Programme Management
13 3 (4.17%) Test Automation
13 3 (4.17%) Integration Testing
Programming Languages
1 72 (100.00%) Java
2 17 (23.61%) SQL
3 16 (22.22%) JavaScript
3 16 (22.22%) Python
4 15 (20.83%) Ruby
5 12 (16.67%) XQuery
6 10 (13.89%) XPath
7 6 (8.33%) C++
8 5 (6.94%) C
8 5 (6.94%) PHP
8 5 (6.94%) PL/SQL
9 3 (4.17%) C#
9 3 (4.17%) Groovy
10 2 (2.78%) Scala
10 2 (2.78%) Perl
11 1 (1.39%) VB.NET
11 1 (1.39%) SPARQL
11 1 (1.39%) Clojure
Qualifications
1 14 (19.44%) Security Cleared
2 9 (12.50%) SC Cleared
3 5 (6.94%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (5.56%) QA
System Software
1 1 (1.39%) Oracle RAC
1 1 (1.39%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 10 (13.89%) Oracle Identity Management
2 2 (2.78%) Graphite
2 2 (2.78%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (2.78%) Puppet
3 1 (1.39%) yum
Vendors
1 35 (48.61%) Oracle
2 10 (13.89%) Talend
3 5 (6.94%) Microsoft
4 3 (4.17%) SAP
5 2 (2.78%) Red Hat
6 1 (1.39%) IBM
6 1 (1.39%) Compuware
6 1 (1.39%) Perforce
6 1 (1.39%) HP
6 1 (1.39%) Google
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