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 28 November 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
28 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java Software Engineer
Rank 571 520 508
Rank change year-on-year
-51 -12
Contract jobs requiring a Java Software Engineer 27 26 35
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.051% 0.055% 0.075%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.056% 0.059% 0.081%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 23 30
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£509 £375 £381
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+35.66% -1.63%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £372 £220 £308
10% offered a daily rate of more than £535 £540 £650
UK excluding London average daily rate £518 £320 £321
% change year-on-year
+61.71% -0.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Average hourly rate £39.38 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.38 £36.00 -
% change year-on-year
+9.37% -
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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
47816 43935 43348
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 90.68% 92.78% 93.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 30790 27218 24857
Average daily rate £400 £400 £393
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +1.91%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1975 1911 2413
Average hourly rate £16.00 £17.00 £18.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.88% -9.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £38.00 £37.50 £41.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £16.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
- -11.11%

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 28 November 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 28 November 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 28 November 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 11 £468 +6.97% 10
South East -18 10 £518 +61.71% 7
East of England -7 2 £300 -33.33% 1
Yorkshire -12 2 £388 +29.16% 1
North West +3 1 - - 1
South West - 1 - - 6
West Midlands - - - -
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Java Software Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 28 November 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 66 (100.00%) Java
1 66 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 48 (72.73%) Agile Software Development
3 35 (53.03%) TDD
4 23 (34.85%) Spring
5 22 (33.33%) Web Services
6 19 (28.79%) Oracle
6 19 (28.79%) OO
7 17 (25.76%) SQL
8 16 (24.24%) XML
8 16 (24.24%) BDD
9 14 (21.21%) Scrum
10 12 (18.18%) Publishing
10 12 (18.18%) XSLT
10 12 (18.18%) J2EE
10 12 (18.18%) Digital Media
11 11 (16.67%) Linux
11 11 (16.67%) XQuery
11 11 (16.67%) MVC
11 11 (16.67%) Hibernate
12 10 (15.15%) Spring MVC
12 10 (15.15%) SOA
13 9 (13.64%) Eclipse
13 9 (13.64%) HTML
14 8 (12.12%) Web Development
14 8 (12.12%) XPath
14 8 (12.12%) JavaScript
14 8 (12.12%) C++
14 8 (12.12%) JSP
14 8 (12.12%) UNIX

Java Software Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 28 November 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 (12.12%) WebLogic
2 7 (10.61%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 7 (10.61%) Tomcat
3 5 (7.58%) Apache
4 3 (4.55%) WebSphere
5 2 (3.03%) JBoss
5 2 (3.03%) WebSphere Application Server
5 2 (3.03%) OpenStack
5 2 (3.03%) Node.js
5 2 (3.03%) Confluence
6 1 (1.52%) Oracle Service Bus
6 1 (1.52%) Adobe CQ
6 1 (1.52%) Apache ServiceMix
Business Applications
1 7 (10.61%) Oracle BPM
2 4 (6.06%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 6 (9.09%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (6.06%) Amazon SQS
3 3 (4.55%) Amazon EC2
3 3 (4.55%) Amazon S3
3 3 (4.55%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (1.52%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.03%) HTTP
2 1 (1.52%) Network Security
2 1 (1.52%) SSL
2 1 (1.52%) Internet
2 1 (1.52%) LDAP
2 1 (1.52%) NGN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (6.06%) Big Data
1 4 (6.06%) MongoDB
2 3 (4.55%) Hadoop
2 3 (4.55%) NoSQL
2 3 (4.55%) Redis
2 3 (4.55%) MySQL
3 2 (3.03%) SQL Server 2005
3 2 (3.03%) SQL Server
3 2 (3.03%) DB2
3 2 (3.03%) Relational Database
3 2 (3.03%) Riak
3 2 (3.03%) MarkLogic
3 2 (3.03%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (1.52%) CouchDB
4 1 (1.52%) Apache Cassandra
4 1 (1.52%) Couchbase
4 1 (1.52%) Oracle Database
4 1 (1.52%) Oracle Database 10g
4 1 (1.52%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 9 (13.64%) Eclipse
2 7 (10.61%) JUnit
2 7 (10.61%) Subversion
3 6 (9.09%) Maven
3 6 (9.09%) Jenkins
4 5 (7.58%) Git (software)
5 4 (6.06%) NetBeans
5 4 (6.06%) Cucumber
6 3 (4.55%) Mockito
6 3 (4.55%) Ant
7 2 (3.03%) JIRA
7 2 (3.03%) IntelliJ
7 2 (3.03%) Hudson
7 2 (3.03%) MyEclipse
7 2 (3.03%) JBehave
8 1 (1.52%) Rational DOORS
8 1 (1.52%) Rational Rhapsody
8 1 (1.52%) TeamCity
8 1 (1.52%) EasyMock
8 1 (1.52%) Gradle
General
1 12 (18.18%) Publishing
2 7 (10.61%) Finance
3 5 (7.58%) Marketing
4 4 (6.06%) Aerospace
4 4 (6.06%) Manufacturing
4 4 (6.06%) Electronics
4 4 (6.06%) Telecoms
5 2 (3.03%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (34.85%) Spring
2 22 (33.33%) Web Services
3 16 (24.24%) XML
4 12 (18.18%) XSLT
4 12 (18.18%) J2EE
5 11 (16.67%) Hibernate
6 10 (15.15%) Spring MVC
7 9 (13.64%) HTML
8 8 (12.12%) JSP
9 7 (10.61%) Oracle Fusion
9 7 (10.61%) Oracle ADF
10 6 (9.09%) CSS
11 5 (7.58%) REST
11 5 (7.58%) Java EE
11 5 (7.58%) Swing
12 4 (6.06%) JNI
12 4 (6.06%) Java SE
12 4 (6.06%) Struts
12 4 (6.06%) jQuery
13 3 (4.55%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 12 (18.18%) Digital Media
2 5 (7.58%) Algorithms
3 4 (6.06%) DTV
3 4 (6.06%) Embedded Systems
3 4 (6.06%) Open Source
4 3 (4.55%) Computer Science
5 2 (3.03%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (3.03%) Enterprise Software
5 2 (3.03%) Video on Demand
6 1 (1.52%) Mobile App
6 1 (1.52%) Data Structures
6 1 (1.52%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 1 (1.52%) W3C
6 1 (1.52%) Client/Server
6 1 (1.52%) N-Tier
6 1 (1.52%) Cryptography
6 1 (1.52%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 11 (16.67%) Linux
2 8 (12.12%) UNIX
3 1 (1.52%) Apple iOS
3 1 (1.52%) CentOS
3 1 (1.52%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (1.52%) Android
3 1 (1.52%) VMS
3 1 (1.52%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 66 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 48 (72.73%) Agile Software Development
3 35 (53.03%) TDD
4 19 (28.79%) OO
5 16 (24.24%) BDD
6 14 (21.21%) Scrum
7 11 (16.67%) MVC
8 10 (15.15%) SOA
9 8 (12.12%) Web Development
9 8 (12.12%) Continuous Integration
10 5 (7.58%) OOD
10 5 (7.58%) Pair Programming
11 4 (6.06%) Programme Management
11 4 (6.06%) Business Intelligence
11 4 (6.06%) Digital Marketing
11 4 (6.06%) Multithreading
12 3 (4.55%) Continuous Improvement
12 3 (4.55%) Integration Testing
12 3 (4.55%) Time Management
12 3 (4.55%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 66 (100.00%) Java
2 17 (25.76%) SQL
3 11 (16.67%) XQuery
4 8 (12.12%) XPath
4 8 (12.12%) JavaScript
4 8 (12.12%) C++
5 7 (10.61%) Python
6 5 (7.58%) C
6 5 (7.58%) PHP
6 5 (7.58%) Ruby
7 4 (6.06%) C#
8 2 (3.03%) VB.NET
8 2 (3.03%) PL/SQL
8 2 (3.03%) Perl
8 2 (3.03%) Groovy
9 1 (1.52%) Scala
9 1 (1.52%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 5 (7.58%) Security Cleared
2 4 (6.06%) Degree
2 4 (6.06%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (6.06%) QA
System Software
1 1 (1.52%) Varnish
1 1 (1.52%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 7 (10.61%) Oracle Identity Management
2 2 (3.03%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (3.03%) Puppet
3 1 (1.52%) YUM
Vendors
1 19 (28.79%) Oracle
2 4 (6.06%) Microsoft
2 4 (6.06%) SAP
3 2 (3.03%) Google
3 2 (3.03%) Red Hat
4 1 (1.52%) Adobe
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