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 29 June 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
29 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Java Software Engineer
Rank 531 527 512
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -15
Contract jobs requiring a Java Software Engineer 94 92 76
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.19% 0.18% 0.16%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.20% 0.19% 0.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 76 58 62
Median daily rate £437 £490 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.81% +30.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £330 £287
10% offered a daily rate of more than £700 £550 £540
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £410 £320
% change year-on-year
+1.21% +28.12%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 15 1
Median hourly rate £38.50 £55.00 £32.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-30.00% +69.23%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.50 £55.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
-30.00% +69.23%
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
46717 48225 45605
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 94.87% 94.81% 94.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 30823 30939 28425
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 £600 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £396 £370 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.02% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1380 1834 1871
Median hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.06% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.50 £40.00 £39.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £16.14 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+8.42% -2.18%

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 29 June 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
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 29 June 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 +9 31 £475 +11.76% 9
West Midlands -6 20 £415 +43.10% 1
London -16 19 £500 -9.09% 13
South West -10 9 £369 +34.09% 9
Yorkshire +4 8 £570 +72.72% 4
North East - 5 £450 -
North West -14 2 £400 -5.88% 2
Java Software Engineer
UK

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

For the 6 months to 29 June 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.

1 168 (100.00%) Java
2 164 (97.62%) Software Engineering
3 105 (62.50%) Agile Software Development
4 63 (37.50%) TDD
5 59 (35.12%) Spring
6 50 (29.76%) SQL
7 48 (28.57%) Linux
8 45 (26.79%) JavaScript
9 42 (25.00%) DevOps
9 42 (25.00%) Scala
10 40 (23.81%) MongoDB
11 39 (23.21%) Web Services
12 37 (22.02%) C++
13 36 (21.43%) Unix
13 36 (21.43%) REST
14 35 (20.83%) Amazon AWS
14 35 (20.83%) Microservices
15 34 (20.24%) HTML
16 33 (19.64%) Scrum
17 31 (18.45%) Hibernate
17 31 (18.45%) J2EE
18 30 (17.86%) Oracle
18 30 (17.86%) Docker
18 30 (17.86%) BDD
19 29 (17.26%) Security Cleared
20 28 (16.67%) JSON
20 28 (16.67%) XML
21 27 (16.07%) Continuous Integration
22 24 (14.29%) Open Source
22 24 (14.29%) Git (software)

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 20 (11.90%) WebLogic
2 17 (10.12%) Tomcat
3 13 (7.74%) Cloud Foundry
4 12 (7.14%) JBoss
5 11 (6.55%) Apache Spark
5 11 (6.55%) OpenStack
5 11 (6.55%) WebLogic Portal
6 8 (4.76%) Apache
7 7 (4.17%) WebSphere
8 6 (3.57%) Confluence
9 5 (2.98%) Elasticsearch
10 3 (1.79%) Jetty
10 3 (1.79%) nginx
11 2 (1.19%) Apache Solr
11 2 (1.19%) WebSphere Application Server
12 1 (0.60%) BizTalk Server
12 1 (0.60%) GemFire
12 1 (0.60%) IBM HTTP Server
12 1 (0.60%) Oracle HTTP Server
12 1 (0.60%) WildFly
Applications
1 2 (1.19%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (0.60%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 35 (20.83%) Amazon AWS
2 21 (12.50%) Microsoft Azure
3 12 (7.14%) PaaS
4 10 (5.95%) Amazon EC2
4 10 (5.95%) Cloud Computing
5 9 (5.36%) Google App Engine
5 9 (5.36%) Google Cloud Platform
5 9 (5.36%) Heroku
6 5 (2.98%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
6 5 (2.98%) SaaS
7 3 (1.79%) Amazon SQS
8 2 (1.19%) Amazon S3
9 1 (0.60%) AdWords
9 1 (0.60%) AWS CloudFormation
9 1 (0.60%) AWS Lambda
9 1 (0.60%) GitHub
9 1 (0.60%) Google Analytics
9 1 (0.60%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 9 (5.36%) HTTP
2 5 (2.98%) AMQP
2 5 (2.98%) 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 40 (23.81%) MongoDB
2 19 (11.31%) Apache Cassandra
3 18 (10.71%) Relational Database
4 16 (9.52%) Hadoop
5 13 (7.74%) NoSQL
6 10 (5.95%) MySQL
7 8 (4.76%) PostgreSQL
8 7 (4.17%) Redis
9 6 (3.57%) Big Data
9 6 (3.57%) Neo4j
10 2 (1.19%) Amazon DynamoDB
10 2 (1.19%) SQL Server
11 1 (0.60%) DB2
11 1 (0.60%) HBase
11 1 (0.60%) Oracle Database
11 1 (0.60%) Oracle Database 11g
11 1 (0.60%) Oracle ODI
11 1 (0.60%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 24 (14.29%) Git (software)
2 21 (12.50%) JUnit
3 19 (11.31%) Selenium
4 18 (10.71%) Jenkins
5 17 (10.12%) Eclipse
6 13 (7.74%) Maven
7 12 (7.14%) Mockito
8 8 (4.76%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 8 (4.76%) Rational DOORS
8 8 (4.76%) Subversion
9 7 (4.17%) Gradle
9 7 (4.17%) JIRA
10 6 (3.57%) Cucumber
11 5 (2.98%) IntelliJ
11 5 (2.98%) Visual Studio
12 4 (2.38%) NetBeans
12 4 (2.38%) TestNG
13 3 (1.79%) Android Studio
13 3 (1.79%) gulp
13 3 (1.79%) Rational Rhapsody
General
1 21 (12.50%) Finance
2 8 (4.76%) Aerospace
3 6 (3.57%) Electronics
4 5 (2.98%) Games
4 5 (2.98%) Manufacturing
4 5 (2.98%) Military
5 4 (2.38%) Banking
6 3 (1.79%) Back Office
6 3 (1.79%) Investment Banking
6 3 (1.79%) Marketing
6 3 (1.79%) Telecoms
7 2 (1.19%) Financial Institution
7 2 (1.19%) Publishing
7 2 (1.19%) Retail
8 1 (0.60%) Advertising
8 1 (0.60%) Automotive
8 1 (0.60%) Avionics
8 1 (0.60%) Local Government
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 59 (35.12%) Spring
2 39 (23.21%) Web Services
3 36 (21.43%) REST
4 34 (20.24%) HTML
5 31 (18.45%) Hibernate
5 31 (18.45%) J2EE
6 28 (16.67%) JSON
6 28 (16.67%) XML
7 24 (14.29%) CSS
8 21 (12.50%) Node.js
8 21 (12.50%) Play Framework
9 18 (10.71%) AngularJS
9 18 (10.71%) SOAP
10 17 (10.12%) HTML5
10 17 (10.12%) J2SE
11 16 (9.52%) RESTful
12 14 (8.33%) RabbitMQ
13 9 (5.36%) Apache Camel
13 9 (5.36%) Java EE
13 9 (5.36%) STL
Miscellaneous
1 8 (4.76%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (3.57%) Management Information System
3 5 (2.98%) Algorithms
3 5 (2.98%) Cloud Native
3 5 (2.98%) Data Integration
3 5 (2.98%) User Experience
4 4 (2.38%) Enterprise Software
4 4 (2.38%) Semantic Web
5 3 (1.79%) Data Structures
5 3 (1.79%) Physics
6 2 (1.19%) Computer Science
6 2 (1.19%) Derivative
6 2 (1.19%) Embedded Systems
7 1 (0.60%) Clustering
7 1 (0.60%) N-Tier
7 1 (0.60%) Online Banking
7 1 (0.60%) Over-the-Top Content
7 1 (0.60%) Video on Demand
7 1 (0.60%) Virtual Team
7 1 (0.60%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 48 (28.57%) Linux
2 36 (21.43%) Unix
3 9 (5.36%) Windows
4 5 (2.98%) Mac OS X
5 4 (2.38%) Android
6 3 (1.79%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 3 (1.79%) Windows XP
7 2 (1.19%) AIX
8 1 (0.60%) Apple iOS
8 1 (0.60%) CentOS
8 1 (0.60%) Fedora
8 1 (0.60%) HPUX
8 1 (0.60%) NetWare
8 1 (0.60%) Solaris
8 1 (0.60%) Ubuntu
8 1 (0.60%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 164 (97.62%) Software Engineering
2 105 (62.50%) Agile Software Development
3 63 (37.50%) TDD
4 42 (25.00%) DevOps
5 35 (20.83%) Microservices
6 33 (19.64%) Scrum
7 30 (17.86%) BDD
8 27 (16.07%) Continuous Integration
9 24 (14.29%) Open Source
10 22 (13.10%) UML
11 20 (11.90%) Continuous Delivery
12 17 (10.12%) Multithreading
12 17 (10.12%) Unit Testing
13 15 (8.93%) E-Commerce
13 15 (8.93%) OO
14 11 (6.55%) High Availability
14 11 (6.55%) SOA
15 9 (5.36%) Pair Programming
15 9 (5.36%) Regression Testing
16 8 (4.76%) Requirements Analysis
Programming Languages
1 168 (100.00%) Java
2 50 (29.76%) SQL
3 45 (26.79%) JavaScript
4 42 (25.00%) Scala
5 37 (22.02%) C++
6 20 (11.90%) C#
6 20 (11.90%) Ruby
7 15 (8.93%) Go
8 13 (7.74%) C
8 13 (7.74%) Python
9 10 (5.95%) Perl
10 9 (5.36%) Bash Shell
11 8 (4.76%) Ada
12 5 (2.98%) Groovy
13 3 (1.79%) PL/SQL
14 2 (1.19%) Haskell
14 2 (1.19%) R
14 2 (1.19%) Shell Script
15 1 (0.60%) ANSI C
15 1 (0.60%) F#
Qualifications
1 29 (17.26%) Security Cleared
2 19 (11.31%) SC Cleared
3 7 (4.17%) Degree
4 5 (2.98%) DV Cleared
5 3 (1.79%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (3.57%) QA
2 3 (1.79%) Disclosure Scotland
3 1 (0.60%) ECSS
System Software
1 30 (17.86%) Docker
2 6 (3.57%) vSphere
3 2 (1.19%) Apache Flume
3 2 (1.19%) Cygwin
4 1 (0.60%) etcd
4 1 (0.60%) GPFS
4 1 (0.60%) Shibboleth
4 1 (0.60%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 23 (13.69%) Puppet
2 11 (6.55%) Kubernetes
3 6 (3.57%) Opscode Chef
4 4 (2.38%) Ansible
5 2 (1.19%) Kibana
5 2 (1.19%) logstash
5 2 (1.19%) Mesos
5 2 (1.19%) OpenAM
5 2 (1.19%) Salt
6 1 (0.60%) CA Wily
6 1 (0.60%) Consul
6 1 (0.60%) Graphite
6 1 (0.60%) OpenSSO
6 1 (0.60%) StatsD
6 1 (0.60%) Sun Identity Manager
Vendors
1 30 (17.86%) Oracle
2 15 (8.93%) webMethods
3 11 (6.55%) Google
4 9 (5.36%) Adobe
5 6 (3.57%) Luciad
6 2 (1.19%) Atlassian
6 2 (1.19%) ForgeRock
6 2 (1.19%) IBM
6 2 (1.19%) Red Hat
6 2 (1.19%) Sun
6 2 (1.19%) Telelogic
6 2 (1.19%) VMware
7 1 (0.60%) Informatica
7 1 (0.60%) Microsoft
7 1 (0.60%) Perforce
7 1 (0.60%) SAP
7 1 (0.60%) Sunopsis
7 1 (0.60%) TIBCO
7 1 (0.60%) Veritas
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