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 26 May 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
26 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Java Software Engineer
Rank 521 539 502
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -37
Contract jobs requiring a Java Software Engineer 100 73 76
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.20% 0.15% 0.16%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.21% 0.16% 0.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 68 48 61
Median daily rate £461 £486 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.14% +29.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £342 £320 £287
10% offered a daily rate of more than £700 £565 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £344 £320
% change year-on-year
+20.72% +7.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 9 0
Median hourly rate £37.50 £55.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-31.81% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £47.00 -
% change year-on-year
-20.21% -
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
46810 46709 45359
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 94.91% 94.75% 94.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 30921 29327 28458
Median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1329 1862 1932
Median hourly rate £17.98 £16.83 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.83% -1.02%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.50 £40.68 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £16.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+9.37% -3.03%

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 26 May 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 26 May 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 26 May 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 +10 36 £475 +13.77% 10
London -13 23 £535 -2.72% 15
West Midlands +9 16 £415 +32.80%
South West -5 14 £344 - 7
Yorkshire +5 7 £570 +78.12% 2
North East - 3 £363 -
North West -23 2 £413 +22.22% 1
East Midlands +8 1 - - 2
Java Software Engineer
UK

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

For the 6 months to 26 May 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.

1 154 (100.00%) Java
2 149 (96.75%) Software Engineering
3 89 (57.79%) Agile Software Development
4 56 (36.36%) TDD
5 52 (33.77%) Spring
6 46 (29.87%) SQL
7 39 (25.32%) C++
8 38 (24.68%) Linux
9 36 (23.38%) Web Services
10 35 (22.73%) JavaScript
10 35 (22.73%) Scala
11 34 (22.08%) DevOps
11 34 (22.08%) Scrum
12 33 (21.43%) HTML
13 30 (19.48%) REST
14 29 (18.83%) Oracle
15 28 (18.18%) Unix
15 28 (18.18%) Hibernate
16 27 (17.53%) Security Cleared
16 27 (17.53%) MongoDB
17 26 (16.88%) UML
18 25 (16.23%) J2EE
18 25 (16.23%) BDD
19 24 (15.58%) Amazon AWS
19 24 (15.58%) CSS
20 23 (14.94%) Finance
20 23 (14.94%) Docker
20 23 (14.94%) Microservices
21 22 (14.29%) Continuous Integration
22 21 (13.64%) JUnit

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 19 (12.34%) Node.js
2 16 (10.39%) Tomcat
3 14 (9.09%) WebLogic
4 13 (8.44%) Cloud Foundry
5 9 (5.84%) JBoss
6 8 (5.19%) Apache
6 8 (5.19%) Apache Spark
6 8 (5.19%) OpenStack
7 7 (4.55%) Confluence
7 7 (4.55%) WebLogic Portal
8 5 (3.25%) WebSphere
9 3 (1.95%) Elasticsearch
9 3 (1.95%) Jetty
10 1 (0.65%) BizTalk Server
10 1 (0.65%) GemFire
10 1 (0.65%) IBM HTTP Server
10 1 (0.65%) nginx
10 1 (0.65%) Oracle HTTP Server
10 1 (0.65%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 2 (1.30%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (0.65%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 24 (15.58%) Amazon AWS
2 14 (9.09%) Microsoft Azure
3 12 (7.79%) PaaS
4 9 (5.84%) Heroku
5 6 (3.90%) Amazon EC2
5 6 (3.90%) Cloud Computing
6 5 (3.25%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
6 5 (3.25%) Google App Engine
6 5 (3.25%) Google Cloud Platform
6 5 (3.25%) SaaS
7 2 (1.30%) Amazon S3
7 2 (1.30%) Amazon SQS
8 1 (0.65%) AdWords
8 1 (0.65%) AWS CloudFormation
8 1 (0.65%) AWS Lambda
8 1 (0.65%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 7 (4.55%) HTTP
2 5 (3.25%) AMQP
3 2 (1.30%) Internet
4 1 (0.65%) Bluetooth
4 1 (0.65%) SpaceWire
4 1 (0.65%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (17.53%) MongoDB
2 16 (10.39%) Apache Cassandra
2 16 (10.39%) Relational Database
3 12 (7.79%) Hadoop
4 10 (6.49%) MySQL
5 8 (5.19%) NoSQL
6 7 (4.55%) Redis
7 4 (2.60%) Neo4j
7 4 (2.60%) PostgreSQL
8 3 (1.95%) Big Data
9 2 (1.30%) MariaDB
9 2 (1.30%) Oracle Database
9 2 (1.30%) Oracle Database 11g
10 1 (0.65%) DB2
10 1 (0.65%) HBase
10 1 (0.65%) KDB
10 1 (0.65%) Oracle ODI
10 1 (0.65%) OrientDB
10 1 (0.65%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 21 (13.64%) JUnit
2 18 (11.69%) Git (software)
3 17 (11.04%) Jenkins
4 16 (10.39%) Eclipse
5 14 (9.09%) Selenium
6 13 (8.44%) Mockito
7 11 (7.14%) Maven
8 10 (6.49%) Subversion
9 9 (5.84%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 9 (5.84%) JIRA
9 9 (5.84%) Rational DOORS
10 6 (3.90%) Gradle
10 6 (3.90%) NetBeans
10 6 (3.90%) Visual Studio
11 5 (3.25%) Cucumber
12 4 (2.60%) IntelliJ
13 3 (1.95%) Android Studio
13 3 (1.95%) Rational Rhapsody
13 3 (1.95%) TestNG
14 2 (1.30%) Grunt
General
1 23 (14.94%) Finance
2 9 (5.84%) Aerospace
3 7 (4.55%) Military
4 6 (3.90%) Electronics
4 6 (3.90%) Manufacturing
5 5 (3.25%) Games
6 4 (2.60%) Marketing
7 3 (1.95%) Banking
7 3 (1.95%) Telecoms
8 2 (1.30%) Back Office
8 2 (1.30%) Financial Institution
8 2 (1.30%) Investment Banking
8 2 (1.30%) Publishing
8 2 (1.30%) Retail
9 1 (0.65%) Advertising
9 1 (0.65%) Automotive
9 1 (0.65%) Avionics
9 1 (0.65%) Local Government
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 52 (33.77%) Spring
2 36 (23.38%) Web Services
3 33 (21.43%) HTML
4 30 (19.48%) REST
5 28 (18.18%) Hibernate
6 25 (16.23%) J2EE
7 24 (15.58%) CSS
8 21 (13.64%) XML
9 19 (12.34%) JSON
10 18 (11.69%) HTML5
11 16 (10.39%) AngularJS
12 15 (9.74%) Play Framework
12 15 (9.74%) SOAP
13 14 (9.09%) RabbitMQ
14 12 (7.79%) J2SE
14 12 (7.79%) RESTful
15 9 (5.84%) CSS3
16 8 (5.19%) Java EE
16 8 (5.19%) jQuery
16 8 (5.19%) STL
Miscellaneous
1 7 (4.55%) Management Information System
2 6 (3.90%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (3.25%) Algorithms
3 5 (3.25%) Cloud Native
3 5 (3.25%) Data Integration
4 4 (2.60%) Enterprise Software
5 3 (1.95%) Data Structures
5 3 (1.95%) Physics
5 3 (1.95%) User Experience
6 2 (1.30%) Computer Science
6 2 (1.30%) Derivative
6 2 (1.30%) Embedded Systems
6 2 (1.30%) Wiki
7 1 (0.65%) Clustering
7 1 (0.65%) Cyberthreat
7 1 (0.65%) MPEG
7 1 (0.65%) N-Tier
7 1 (0.65%) Online Banking
7 1 (0.65%) Over-the-Top Content
7 1 (0.65%) Video on Demand
Operating Systems
1 38 (24.68%) Linux
2 28 (18.18%) Unix
3 10 (6.49%) Windows
4 4 (2.60%) Android
4 4 (2.60%) Mac OS X
5 3 (1.95%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 3 (1.95%) Windows XP
6 2 (1.30%) AIX
6 2 (1.30%) Solaris
7 1 (0.65%) Apple iOS
7 1 (0.65%) CentOS
7 1 (0.65%) Fedora
7 1 (0.65%) HPUX
7 1 (0.65%) NetWare
7 1 (0.65%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 149 (96.75%) Software Engineering
2 89 (57.79%) Agile Software Development
3 56 (36.36%) TDD
4 34 (22.08%) DevOps
4 34 (22.08%) Scrum
5 26 (16.88%) UML
6 25 (16.23%) BDD
7 23 (14.94%) Microservices
8 22 (14.29%) Continuous Integration
9 18 (11.69%) OO
10 17 (11.04%) Continuous Delivery
11 16 (10.39%) Multithreading
11 16 (10.39%) Unit Testing
12 15 (9.74%) Open Source
13 10 (6.49%) Requirements Analysis
14 8 (5.19%) Regression Testing
14 8 (5.19%) SDLC
14 8 (5.19%) SOA
15 7 (4.55%) Low Latency
15 7 (4.55%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 154 (100.00%) Java
2 46 (29.87%) SQL
3 39 (25.32%) C++
4 35 (22.73%) JavaScript
4 35 (22.73%) Scala
5 18 (11.69%) C#
5 18 (11.69%) Ruby
6 12 (7.79%) Go
7 11 (7.14%) C
7 11 (7.14%) Python
8 9 (5.84%) Ada
8 9 (5.84%) Bash Shell
8 9 (5.84%) Perl
9 5 (3.25%) Groovy
9 5 (3.25%) PL/SQL
10 2 (1.30%) Haskell
10 2 (1.30%) Shell Script
11 1 (0.65%) Korn
11 1 (0.65%) R
11 1 (0.65%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 27 (17.53%) Security Cleared
2 17 (11.04%) SC Cleared
3 8 (5.19%) Degree
4 6 (3.90%) DV Cleared
5 2 (1.30%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (2.60%) QA
2 2 (1.30%) Disclosure Scotland
3 1 (0.65%) ECSS
System Software
1 23 (14.94%) Docker
2 6 (3.90%) vSphere
3 3 (1.95%) Cygwin
4 2 (1.30%) Apache Flume
5 1 (0.65%) Apache ZooKeeper
5 1 (0.65%) etcd
5 1 (0.65%) GPFS
Systems Management
1 13 (8.44%) Puppet
2 10 (6.49%) Kubernetes
3 2 (1.30%) CA Wily
3 2 (1.30%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (0.65%) Ansible
4 1 (0.65%) Mesos
Vendors
1 29 (18.83%) Oracle
2 10 (6.49%) webMethods
3 7 (4.55%) Luciad
4 6 (3.90%) Google
5 5 (3.25%) Adobe
6 2 (1.30%) Atlassian
6 2 (1.30%) Red Hat
6 2 (1.30%) Telelogic
7 1 (0.65%) IBM
7 1 (0.65%) Microsoft
7 1 (0.65%) Perforce
7 1 (0.65%) SAP
7 1 (0.65%) Sunopsis
7 1 (0.65%) Veritas
7 1 (0.65%) VMware
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