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 8 December 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
8 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Java Software Engineer
Rank 523 514 562
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +48
Contract jobs requiring a Java Software Engineer 75 107 52
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.16% 0.21% 0.10%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.17% 0.22% 0.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 47 90 34
Median daily rate £485 £650 £455
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-25.46% +42.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £368 £363 £347
10% offered a daily rate of more than £615 £650 £540
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £338 £415
% change year-on-year
+33.33% -18.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 7 5
Median hourly rate £40.00 £47.50 £36.40
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-15.78% +30.49%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.75 £39.90 £32.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.00 £47.50 £46.40
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.75 £43.00 £36.40
% change year-on-year
-5.23% +18.13%
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
43501 47980 48241
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 94.51% 94.93% 93.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 28710 31023 31043
Median daily rate £425 £423 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.59% +5.62%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £263 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1512 1886 2016
Median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.94% +6.25%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.50 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.50 £43.50 £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +6.25%

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 8 December 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 8 December 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 8 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 -52 26 £465 -28.46% 15
South East +35 19 £554 +47.73% 13
South West +24 14 £525 +45.83% 8
North West +12 7 £440 -7.36% 12
East of England +6 6 £331 -17.70% 12
Yorkshire - 2 £450 - 8
Java Software Engineer
UK

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

For the 6 months to 8 December 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.

1 138 (98.57%) Java
2 133 (95.00%) Software Engineering
3 100 (71.43%) Agile Software Development
4 62 (44.29%) Spring
5 60 (42.86%) TDD
6 47 (33.57%) Linux
7 46 (32.86%) Scrum
8 44 (31.43%) Web Services
9 42 (30.00%) JavaScript
10 39 (27.86%) BDD
11 38 (27.14%) Amazon AWS
12 37 (26.43%) Open Source
12 37 (26.43%) JUnit
13 35 (25.00%) HTML
14 34 (24.29%) Maven
14 34 (24.29%) DevOps
15 32 (22.86%) MongoDB
15 32 (22.86%) Git (software)
15 32 (22.86%) SQL
15 32 (22.86%) Tomcat
16 31 (22.14%) RESTful
16 31 (22.14%) JSON
16 31 (22.14%) Cucumber
16 31 (22.14%) REST
17 30 (21.43%) Jenkins
18 28 (20.00%) Scala
19 27 (19.29%) XML
20 25 (17.86%) Continuous Integration
21 23 (16.43%) NoSQL
21 23 (16.43%) Unix

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 32 (22.86%) Tomcat
2 22 (15.71%) JBoss
3 21 (15.00%) Apache
3 21 (15.00%) WebLogic
4 20 (14.29%) WebSphere
5 17 (12.14%) WebSphere Application Server
6 14 (10.00%) Elasticsearch
7 9 (6.43%) nginx
8 8 (5.71%) Alfresco
8 8 (5.71%) Apache Solr
9 7 (5.00%) Confluence
9 7 (5.00%) WebSphere Process Server
10 6 (4.29%) Apache Spark
11 5 (3.57%) Jetty
11 5 (3.57%) WebLogic Portal
12 4 (2.86%) OpenStack
13 3 (2.14%) CMS
13 3 (2.14%) GlassFish
14 2 (1.43%) Apache Pig
14 2 (1.43%) Cloud Foundry
Business Applications
1 2 (1.43%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 38 (27.14%) Amazon AWS
2 16 (11.43%) Amazon SQS
3 15 (10.71%) Amazon S3
4 14 (10.00%) GitHub
5 13 (9.29%) Amazon EC2
6 12 (8.57%) Microsoft Azure
7 11 (7.86%) Cloud Computing
8 4 (2.86%) AWS CloudFormation
8 4 (2.86%) Google App Engine
8 4 (2.86%) Google Cloud Platform
9 3 (2.14%) AWS Lambda
10 2 (1.43%) OpenShift
11 1 (0.71%) Heroku
11 1 (0.71%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (7.14%) HTTP
2 9 (6.43%) Internet
3 4 (2.86%) TCP/IP
4 3 (2.14%) SSL
5 2 (1.43%) BGP
5 2 (1.43%) DNS
5 2 (1.43%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (22.86%) MongoDB
2 23 (16.43%) NoSQL
3 12 (8.57%) Hadoop
4 11 (7.86%) Big Data
4 11 (7.86%) MySQL
5 10 (7.14%) Relational Database
6 8 (5.71%) PostgreSQL
7 7 (5.00%) Neo4j
8 6 (4.29%) Apache Cassandra
9 4 (2.86%) Couchbase
9 4 (2.86%) Oracle Database
9 4 (2.86%) RDBMS
10 3 (2.14%) Amazon DynamoDB
10 3 (2.14%) HBase
10 3 (2.14%) Oracle Database 12c
11 2 (1.43%) Apache Accumulo
11 2 (1.43%) Apache Hive
11 2 (1.43%) Redis
11 2 (1.43%) SQL Server
12 1 (0.71%) OrientDB
Development Applications
1 37 (26.43%) JUnit
2 34 (24.29%) Maven
3 32 (22.86%) Git (software)
4 31 (22.14%) Cucumber
5 30 (21.43%) Jenkins
6 19 (13.57%) Selenium
7 16 (11.43%) Mockito
8 13 (9.29%) Eclipse
8 13 (9.29%) JIRA
9 11 (7.86%) Gradle
10 10 (7.14%) Subversion
11 7 (5.00%) Ant
12 6 (4.29%) Rational DOORS
13 5 (3.57%) IntelliJ
14 4 (2.86%) Atlassian Bamboo
14 4 (2.86%) RSpec
14 4 (2.86%) Spock
15 3 (2.14%) Bitbucket
15 3 (2.14%) Bugzilla
15 3 (2.14%) SoapUI
General
1 20 (14.29%) Publishing
2 15 (10.71%) Finance
3 10 (7.14%) Retail
4 5 (3.57%) Manufacturing
5 4 (2.86%) Aerospace
5 4 (2.86%) Banking
5 4 (2.86%) Military
6 3 (2.14%) Telecoms
7 2 (1.43%) Back Office
7 2 (1.43%) Electronics
7 2 (1.43%) Investment Banking
7 2 (1.43%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 62 (44.29%) Spring
2 44 (31.43%) Web Services
3 35 (25.00%) HTML
4 31 (22.14%) JSON
4 31 (22.14%) REST
4 31 (22.14%) RESTful
5 27 (19.29%) XML
6 21 (15.00%) HTML5
6 21 (15.00%) J2EE
7 17 (12.14%) CSS
7 17 (12.14%) Node.js
8 15 (10.71%) EJB
9 13 (9.29%) AngularJS
10 12 (8.57%) Java EE
10 12 (8.57%) SOAP
11 11 (7.86%) JMS
12 10 (7.14%) Hibernate
13 9 (6.43%) Play Framework
14 8 (5.71%) J2SE
14 8 (5.71%) Lucene
Miscellaneous
1 7 (5.00%) Analytical Skills
1 7 (5.00%) User Experience
2 6 (4.29%) Semantic Web
3 4 (2.86%) Algorithms
3 4 (2.86%) Wiki
4 2 (1.43%) Data Structures
5 1 (0.71%) BBC
5 1 (0.71%) Blog
5 1 (0.71%) Computer Science
5 1 (0.71%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (0.71%) IVR
5 1 (0.71%) Mobile App
5 1 (0.71%) Ontologies
5 1 (0.71%) PKI
5 1 (0.71%) RIA
Operating Systems
1 47 (33.57%) Linux
2 23 (16.43%) Unix
3 3 (2.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (0.71%) CentOS
4 1 (0.71%) Mac OS
4 1 (0.71%) Mac OS X
4 1 (0.71%) Ubuntu
4 1 (0.71%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 133 (95.00%) Software Engineering
2 100 (71.43%) Agile Software Development
3 60 (42.86%) TDD
4 46 (32.86%) Scrum
5 39 (27.86%) BDD
6 37 (26.43%) Open Source
7 34 (24.29%) DevOps
8 25 (17.86%) Continuous Integration
9 23 (16.43%) OO
10 22 (15.71%) Microservices
11 21 (15.00%) Web Development
12 20 (14.29%) Pair Programming
12 20 (14.29%) Unit Testing
13 14 (10.00%) Continuous Delivery
13 14 (10.00%) E-Commerce
14 12 (8.57%) UML
15 10 (7.14%) High Availability
15 10 (7.14%) SDLC
16 9 (6.43%) Kanban
16 9 (6.43%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 138 (98.57%) Java
2 42 (30.00%) JavaScript
3 32 (22.86%) SQL
4 28 (20.00%) Scala
5 21 (15.00%) C++
6 18 (12.86%) Python
7 16 (11.43%) Ruby
8 14 (10.00%) C#
9 9 (6.43%) Bash Shell
10 6 (4.29%) Perl
11 5 (3.57%) C
11 5 (3.57%) Go
11 5 (3.57%) Shell Script
12 4 (2.86%) Ada
13 3 (2.14%) Groovy
13 3 (2.14%) PHP
14 2 (1.43%) Clojure
14 2 (1.43%) F#
14 2 (1.43%) R
14 2 (1.43%) Rust
Qualifications
1 19 (13.57%) Security Cleared
2 12 (8.57%) SC Cleared
3 4 (2.86%) DV Cleared
4 3 (2.14%) Degree
5 1 (0.71%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (6.43%) QA
2 4 (2.86%) SDET
3 1 (0.71%) Disclosure Scotland
3 1 (0.71%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 16 (11.43%) Docker
2 4 (2.86%) Shibboleth
3 1 (0.71%) Apache Flume
3 1 (0.71%) HDFS
3 1 (0.71%) vCloud
3 1 (0.71%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 16 (11.43%) Puppet
2 8 (5.71%) Opscode Chef
3 6 (4.29%) Ansible
4 5 (3.57%) OpenAM
5 4 (2.86%) OpenSSO
5 4 (2.86%) Sun Identity Manager
6 3 (2.14%) Graphite
6 3 (2.14%) Kibana
7 2 (1.43%) Grafana
7 2 (1.43%) Kubernetes
7 2 (1.43%) logstash
7 2 (1.43%) Salt
8 1 (0.71%) Hadoop YARN
8 1 (0.71%) Mesos
8 1 (0.71%) Oozie
8 1 (0.71%) StatsD
Vendors
1 9 (6.43%) Oracle
2 8 (5.71%) webMethods
3 6 (4.29%) Google
3 6 (4.29%) Sun
4 5 (3.57%) ForgeRock
5 4 (2.86%) Adobe
6 3 (2.14%) Red Hat
7 2 (1.43%) hybris
7 2 (1.43%) IBM
7 2 (1.43%) SAP
7 2 (1.43%) TIBCO
7 2 (1.43%) VMware
8 1 (0.71%) Apigee
8 1 (0.71%) Avaya
8 1 (0.71%) Informatica
8 1 (0.71%) Luciad
8 1 (0.71%) MicroStrategy
8 1 (0.71%) Twitter
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