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 10 February 2016 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
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Java Software Engineer
Rank 537 535 550
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +15
Contract jobs requiring a Java Software Engineer 59 58 27
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.13% 0.12% 0.060%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.13% 0.13% 0.063%
Number of daily rates quoted 32 36 20
Average daily rate £425 £390 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.97% +0.64%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £352 £325 £374
10% offered a daily rate of more than £616 £518 £480
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £376 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.19% +0.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 6 2
Average hourly rate £47.50 £43.13 £39.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+10.14% +10.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.90 £34.45 £34.60
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £57.00 £46.50 £43.40
UK excluding London average hourly rate £47.50 £43.13 -
% change year-on-year
+10.14% -
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
44626 44477 42797
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 94.57% 94.45% 94.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 29076 28059 25830
Average daily rate £420 £400 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.00% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £245 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £588 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1591 1795 1920
Average hourly rate £17.50 £17.00 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.94% -2.85%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £11.38
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.00 £40.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -

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 10 February 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 10 February 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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Java Software Engineer within the England region over the 3 months to 10 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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 West +16 18 £425 +9.32% 19
London +10 18 £500 +25.00% 18
South East +11 14 £395 -1.25% 19
East of England -5 5 £389 +11.07% 5
North West -16 2 £420 +11.85% 2
West Midlands -12 1 £375 - 1
Yorkshire -21 1 £420 +33.33% 4
Java Software Engineer
UK

Java Software Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, 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.

1 152 (100.00%) Java
2 150 (98.68%) Software Engineering
3 53 (34.87%) Scala
4 51 (33.55%) Agile Software Development
5 39 (25.66%) Linux
6 36 (23.68%) Low Latency
7 35 (23.03%) Finance
8 34 (22.37%) Eclipse
9 32 (21.05%) JUnit
10 31 (20.39%) Algorithmic Trading
11 29 (19.08%) Spring
11 29 (19.08%) NoSQL
12 27 (17.76%) Open Source
12 27 (17.76%) C++
12 27 (17.76%) Unix
13 25 (16.45%) Web Services
14 24 (15.79%) KDB
14 24 (15.79%) VTune
14 24 (15.79%) Apache ZooKeeper
14 24 (15.79%) Solaris
15 23 (15.13%) TDD
16 21 (13.82%) Fixed Income
16 21 (13.82%) Grid Computing
16 21 (13.82%) HTML
16 21 (13.82%) SQL
16 21 (13.82%) Electronic Trading
16 21 (13.82%) Analytical Skills
17 20 (13.16%) Functional Programming
17 20 (13.16%) Gradle
17 20 (13.16%) Investment Banking

Java Software Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, 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 18 (11.84%) Tomcat
2 9 (5.92%) Apache
3 8 (5.26%) Node.js
4 5 (3.29%) JBoss
5 4 (2.63%) Confluence
5 4 (2.63%) WebLogic
6 3 (1.97%) Elasticsearch
6 3 (1.97%) WebSphere
7 2 (1.32%) Cloud Foundry
7 2 (1.32%) GlassFish
8 1 (0.66%) Jetty
8 1 (0.66%) nginx
8 1 (0.66%) Oracle Coherence
Business Applications
1 1 (0.66%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 12 (7.89%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (1.97%) Amazon S3
2 3 (1.97%) Amazon SQS
2 3 (1.97%) SaaS
3 2 (1.32%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (1.32%) PaaS
4 1 (0.66%) Google Cloud Platform
4 1 (0.66%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 5 (3.29%) HTTP
2 3 (1.97%) LDAP
3 2 (1.32%) Asterisk PBX
3 2 (1.32%) DVB
3 2 (1.32%) H.323
3 2 (1.32%) SNMP
3 2 (1.32%) TCP/IP
4 1 (0.66%) BGP
4 1 (0.66%) DNS
4 1 (0.66%) Internet
4 1 (0.66%) SpaceWire
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (19.08%) NoSQL
2 24 (15.79%) KDB
3 9 (5.92%) MySQL
4 7 (4.61%) Relational Database
5 4 (2.63%) MongoDB
6 3 (1.97%) Big Data
6 3 (1.97%) Hadoop
6 3 (1.97%) Neo4j
7 2 (1.32%) Apache Cassandra
7 2 (1.32%) MariaDB
7 2 (1.32%) Oracle Database
7 2 (1.32%) Oracle Database 11g
7 2 (1.32%) PostgreSQL
8 1 (0.66%) Apache Hive
8 1 (0.66%) DB2
8 1 (0.66%) HBase
8 1 (0.66%) Oracle ODI
8 1 (0.66%) OrientDB
8 1 (0.66%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 34 (22.37%) Eclipse
2 32 (21.05%) JUnit
3 24 (15.79%) VTune
4 20 (13.16%) Gradle
5 15 (9.87%) Git (software)
6 10 (6.58%) Jenkins
7 9 (5.92%) JIRA
7 9 (5.92%) Subversion
8 8 (5.26%) Maven
8 8 (5.26%) Mockito
9 7 (4.61%) NetBeans
10 6 (3.95%) Cucumber
11 5 (3.29%) Gerrit
12 3 (1.97%) Android Studio
12 3 (1.97%) Bugzilla
12 3 (1.97%) Rational DOORS
12 3 (1.97%) TeamCity
13 2 (1.32%) Atlassian Bamboo
13 2 (1.32%) EasyMock
13 2 (1.32%) Visual Studio
General
1 35 (23.03%) Finance
2 20 (13.16%) Banking
2 20 (13.16%) Investment Banking
3 8 (5.26%) Front Office
4 7 (4.61%) Military
5 6 (3.95%) Aerospace
6 4 (2.63%) Electronics
6 4 (2.63%) Manufacturing
6 4 (2.63%) Telecoms
7 3 (1.97%) Marketing
8 2 (1.32%) Games
9 1 (0.66%) Automotive
9 1 (0.66%) Avionics
9 1 (0.66%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (19.08%) Spring
2 25 (16.45%) Web Services
3 21 (13.82%) HTML
4 19 (12.50%) REST
5 13 (8.55%) CSS
5 13 (8.55%) HTML5
6 12 (7.89%) Hibernate
7 10 (6.58%) J2EE
8 9 (5.92%) JSP
9 8 (5.26%) RESTful
10 7 (4.61%) XML
11 5 (3.29%) AngularJS
11 5 (3.29%) Apache Camel
11 5 (3.29%) Apache CXF
11 5 (3.29%) jQuery
11 5 (3.29%) JSON
11 5 (3.29%) Servlets
12 4 (2.63%) CSS3
12 4 (2.63%) JavaFX
12 4 (2.63%) JSF
Miscellaneous
1 21 (13.82%) Analytical Skills
1 21 (13.82%) Fixed Income
1 21 (13.82%) Grid Computing
2 8 (5.26%) Computer Science
3 7 (4.61%) Derivative
3 7 (4.61%) Equity Derivative
4 5 (3.29%) Management Information System
5 3 (1.97%) Physics
5 3 (1.97%) User Experience
6 2 (1.32%) Enterprise Software
6 2 (1.32%) Wiki
7 1 (0.66%) Algorithms
7 1 (0.66%) Cyberthreat
7 1 (0.66%) Embedded Systems
7 1 (0.66%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 1 (0.66%) Market Risk
7 1 (0.66%) MPEG
7 1 (0.66%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 39 (25.66%) Linux
2 27 (17.76%) Unix
3 24 (15.79%) Solaris
4 8 (5.26%) Windows
5 5 (3.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 4 (2.63%) Android
6 4 (2.63%) CentOS
7 2 (1.32%) Mac OS X
8 1 (0.66%) AIX
8 1 (0.66%) Apple iOS
8 1 (0.66%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 150 (98.68%) Software Engineering
2 51 (33.55%) Agile Software Development
3 36 (23.68%) Low Latency
4 31 (20.39%) Algorithmic Trading
5 27 (17.76%) Open Source
6 23 (15.13%) TDD
7 21 (13.82%) Electronic Trading
8 20 (13.16%) Functional Programming
9 19 (12.50%) Scrum
10 18 (11.84%) UML
11 17 (11.18%) OO
12 11 (7.24%) SDLC
13 10 (6.58%) BDD
14 9 (5.92%) Pair Programming
15 8 (5.26%) Multithreading
16 7 (4.61%) Configuration Management
16 7 (4.61%) Continuous Integration
16 7 (4.61%) Requirements Analysis
16 7 (4.61%) Time Management
17 6 (3.95%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 152 (100.00%) Java
2 53 (34.87%) Scala
3 27 (17.76%) C++
4 21 (13.82%) SQL
5 18 (11.84%) Python
6 10 (6.58%) JavaScript
7 9 (5.92%) C#
7 9 (5.92%) Ruby
8 5 (3.29%) Bash Shell
8 5 (3.29%) PL/SQL
9 4 (2.63%) C
9 4 (2.63%) Groovy
10 3 (1.97%) Go
10 3 (1.97%) Perl
10 3 (1.97%) Tcl
11 2 (1.32%) Ada
11 2 (1.32%) Erlang
11 2 (1.32%) PHP
12 1 (0.66%) COBOL
12 1 (0.66%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 16 (10.53%) Security Cleared
2 11 (7.24%) SC Cleared
3 9 (5.92%) Degree
4 3 (1.97%) DV Cleared
5 1 (0.66%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.32%) FedRAMP
2 1 (0.66%) ECSS
2 1 (0.66%) ISO 8583
System Software
1 24 (15.79%) Apache ZooKeeper
2 3 (1.97%) Cygwin
2 3 (1.97%) Docker
Systems Management
1 3 (1.97%) Kubernetes
2 2 (1.32%) CA Wily
3 1 (0.66%) Oozie
Vendors
1 7 (4.61%) Oracle
2 5 (3.29%) Luciad
3 4 (2.63%) Fidessa
4 2 (1.32%) Cisco
5 1 (0.66%) BEA
5 1 (0.66%) DataSynapse
5 1 (0.66%) Google
5 1 (0.66%) Microsoft
5 1 (0.66%) Red Hat
5 1 (0.66%) SAP
5 1 (0.66%) Sunopsis
5 1 (0.66%) Sybase
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