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 27 April 2015 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
27 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Java Software Engineer
Rank 530 549 481
Rank change year-on-year
+19 -68
Contract jobs requiring a Java Software Engineer 53 33 41
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.10% 0.067% 0.095%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.11% 0.072% 0.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 39 29 31
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£440 £375 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.33% -16.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £317 £320
10% offered a daily rate of more than £630 £490 £650
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £320 £320
% change year-on-year
+5.46% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 1
Average hourly rate £47.00 - £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £47.00 - £35.00
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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
46651 45814 39905
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 92.34% 92.37% 92.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 28796 28459 23430
Average daily rate £400 £396 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.94% -0.93%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £233 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1839 1844 2046
Average hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £18.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -2.77%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £42.50 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-5.71% -

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 27 April 2015.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Java Software Engineer within the England region over the 3 months to 27 April 2015. 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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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
London +2 23 £550 +13.98% 11
South East -18 9 £410 -7.60% 4
Yorkshire -28 9 £320 -
South West 0 4 - - 1
East of England - 4 £350 - 4
East Midlands -2 3 - -
North West -21 1 £338 -5.85%
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Java Software Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 27 April 2015, 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 87 (100.00%) Java
2 86 (98.85%) Software Engineering
3 52 (59.77%) Agile Software Development
4 37 (42.53%) TDD
5 35 (40.23%) Oracle
6 28 (32.18%) XML
7 26 (29.89%) WebLogic
7 26 (29.89%) SOA
8 24 (27.59%) JUnit
8 24 (27.59%) Spring
8 24 (27.59%) JSON
9 22 (25.29%) Git (software)
9 22 (25.29%) Oracle SOA Suite
9 22 (25.29%) HTML
10 21 (24.14%) SQL
11 20 (22.99%) Web Services
11 20 (22.99%) Python
11 20 (22.99%) WebSphere
11 20 (22.99%) MVC
12 19 (21.84%) JBoss
13 18 (20.69%) UML
13 18 (20.69%) OOP
13 18 (20.69%) OO
13 18 (20.69%) Security Cleared
13 18 (20.69%) HTML5
14 17 (19.54%) Apache Camel
14 17 (19.54%) JavaScript
14 17 (19.54%) Ruby
15 16 (18.39%) J2EE
15 16 (18.39%) CSS

Java Software Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 27 April 2015, 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 26 (29.89%) WebLogic
2 22 (25.29%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 20 (22.99%) WebSphere
4 19 (21.84%) JBoss
5 14 (16.09%) MQSeries
6 11 (12.64%) Tomcat
7 4 (4.60%) WebSphere Application Server
7 4 (4.60%) Apache
8 1 (1.15%) Oracle HTTP Server
8 1 (1.15%) WebLogic Portal
8 1 (1.15%) IBM HTTP Server
8 1 (1.15%) Oracle Coherence
Applications
1 1 (1.15%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 8 (9.20%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 11 (12.64%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (8.05%) Amazon SQS
3 6 (6.90%) Amazon S3
4 3 (3.45%) Cloud Computing
5 2 (2.30%) Amazon EC2
5 2 (2.30%) Amazon ElastiCache
6 1 (1.15%) AWS CloudFormation
Communications & Networking
1 4 (4.60%) Internet
2 2 (2.30%) HTTP
3 1 (1.15%) NGN
3 1 (1.15%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (12.64%) Hadoop
1 11 (12.64%) Big Data
2 3 (3.45%) MySQL
2 3 (3.45%) Oracle Database
3 2 (2.30%) NoSQL
4 1 (1.15%) Amazon DynamoDB
4 1 (1.15%) Triplestore
4 1 (1.15%) Informix
4 1 (1.15%) RDBMS
4 1 (1.15%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (1.15%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 24 (27.59%) JUnit
2 22 (25.29%) Git (software)
3 14 (16.09%) JIRA
3 14 (16.09%) Selenium
3 14 (16.09%) Talend Open Studio
3 14 (16.09%) Ant
4 8 (9.20%) Eclipse
5 7 (8.05%) Maven
5 7 (8.05%) Jenkins
6 6 (6.90%) Cucumber
7 4 (4.60%) Subversion
8 3 (3.45%) ClearQuest
8 3 (3.45%) ClearCase
8 3 (3.45%) Rational DOORS
8 3 (3.45%) Hudson
8 3 (3.45%) Rational Rhapsody
9 2 (2.30%) SonarQube
9 2 (2.30%) Mockito
10 1 (1.15%) JBehave
10 1 (1.15%) EasyMock
General
1 10 (11.49%) Telecoms
2 9 (10.34%) Publishing
3 5 (5.75%) Banking
3 5 (5.75%) Front Office
4 3 (3.45%) Retail
4 3 (3.45%) Finance
5 2 (2.30%) Games
5 2 (2.30%) Investment Banking
6 1 (1.15%) Military
6 1 (1.15%) Aerospace
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (32.18%) XML
2 24 (27.59%) Spring
2 24 (27.59%) JSON
3 22 (25.29%) HTML
4 20 (22.99%) Web Services
5 18 (20.69%) HTML5
6 17 (19.54%) Apache Camel
7 16 (18.39%) J2EE
7 16 (18.39%) CSS
8 15 (17.24%) AngularJS
9 14 (16.09%) PhoneGap
10 13 (14.94%) jQuery
11 12 (13.79%) CSS3
12 10 (11.49%) REST
12 10 (11.49%) Hibernate
13 8 (9.20%) Oracle ADF
13 8 (9.20%) Oracle Fusion
13 8 (9.20%) XSLT
14 6 (6.90%) EJB
14 6 (6.90%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 8 (9.20%) Digital Media
2 4 (4.60%) Fixed Income
3 3 (3.45%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 2 (2.30%) Management Information System
4 2 (2.30%) Mobile App
4 2 (2.30%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (2.30%) Computer Science
4 2 (2.30%) Open Source
5 1 (1.15%) Inversion of Control
5 1 (1.15%) N-Tier
5 1 (1.15%) Market Risk
5 1 (1.15%) Data Integration
5 1 (1.15%) MHEG
5 1 (1.15%) Public Cloud
5 1 (1.15%) Mobile Games
5 1 (1.15%) W3C
5 1 (1.15%) Grid Computing
5 1 (1.15%) Interactive TV
5 1 (1.15%) IPTV
5 1 (1.15%) Derivative
Operating Systems
1 14 (16.09%) Linux
2 3 (3.45%) UNIX
2 3 (3.45%) Ubuntu
3 2 (2.30%) Windows
4 1 (1.15%) AIX
4 1 (1.15%) VMS
4 1 (1.15%) Android
4 1 (1.15%) CentOS
4 1 (1.15%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 86 (98.85%) Software Engineering
2 52 (59.77%) Agile Software Development
3 37 (42.53%) TDD
4 26 (29.89%) SOA
5 20 (22.99%) MVC
6 18 (20.69%) UML
6 18 (20.69%) OOP
6 18 (20.69%) OO
7 14 (16.09%) Unit Testing
7 14 (16.09%) Mobile Development
8 13 (14.94%) Scrum
9 12 (13.79%) Multithreading
9 12 (13.79%) BDD
10 9 (10.34%) E-Commerce
11 8 (9.20%) Concurrent Programming
12 7 (8.05%) Mentoring
13 6 (6.90%) Continuous Improvement
13 6 (6.90%) Continuous Integration
14 5 (5.75%) Requirements Analysis
14 5 (5.75%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 87 (100.00%) Java
2 21 (24.14%) SQL
3 20 (22.99%) Python
4 17 (19.54%) Ruby
4 17 (19.54%) JavaScript
5 10 (11.49%) Scala
6 8 (9.20%) XQuery
6 8 (9.20%) XPath
7 5 (5.75%) C++
8 4 (4.60%) PL/SQL
9 2 (2.30%) C
9 2 (2.30%) Perl
9 2 (2.30%) PHP
9 2 (2.30%) Bash Shell
10 1 (1.15%) Clojure
10 1 (1.15%) Groovy
10 1 (1.15%) SPARQL
10 1 (1.15%) C#
Qualifications
1 18 (20.69%) Security Cleared
2 12 (13.79%) SC Cleared
3 4 (4.60%) Degree
Systems Management
1 8 (9.20%) Oracle Identity Management
2 1 (1.15%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 35 (40.23%) Oracle
2 14 (16.09%) Talend
3 3 (3.45%) Google
4 2 (2.30%) Red Hat
4 2 (2.30%) IBM
4 2 (2.30%) Microsoft
4 2 (2.30%) Adobe
5 1 (1.15%) Compuware
5 1 (1.15%) HP
5 1 (1.15%) Perforce
5 1 (1.15%) OpenTV
5 1 (1.15%) DataSynapse
5 1 (1.15%) Atlassian
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