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 27 September 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
27 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Java Software Engineer
Rank 549 564 553
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -11
Contract jobs requiring a Java Software Engineer 66 79 58
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.13% 0.15% 0.11%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.14% 0.16% 0.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 50 58 46
Median daily rate £466 £490 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.89% +8.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £353 £283
10% offered a daily rate of more than £515 £650 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £394 £336
% change year-on-year
+14.28% +17.10%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 11 5
Median hourly rate £48.50 £40.00 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+21.25% +14.28%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £38.80 £33.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.00 £55.00 £44.80
UK excluding London median hourly rate £43.00 £40.19 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+6.99% +14.82%
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
47082 49406 48378
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 94.64% 95.00% 93.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 31049 32107 30018
Median daily rate £425 £413 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.03% +3.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £255 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £380 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.63% +8.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1524 1896 1961
Median hourly rate £16.50 £17.33 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-4.78% +5.03%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £41.50 £39.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.33 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-4.78% +5.03%

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 27 September 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 27 September 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 27 September 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 +25 20 £466 +14.00% 11
London -35 17 £500 -9.09% 22
South West +6 11 £375 - 10
West Midlands - 7 £480 -
East of England +10 6 £363 -3.33% 8
North West +14 2 £400 -15.78% 9
North East - 2 £438 -
Yorkshire +6 1 - - 7
Java Software Engineer
UK

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

For the 6 months to 27 September 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.

1 157 (99.37%) Java
2 153 (96.84%) Software Engineering
3 107 (67.72%) Agile Software Development
4 75 (47.47%) Spring
5 68 (43.04%) TDD
6 58 (36.71%) Linux
7 56 (35.44%) JavaScript
8 49 (31.01%) SQL
8 49 (31.01%) Amazon AWS
8 49 (31.01%) MongoDB
9 48 (30.38%) JSON
10 47 (29.75%) HTML
11 46 (29.11%) Web Services
11 46 (29.11%) Scala
11 46 (29.11%) DevOps
12 45 (28.48%) REST
13 42 (26.58%) Microservices
14 40 (25.32%) Open Source
14 40 (25.32%) XML
14 40 (25.32%) Unix
15 36 (22.78%) Tomcat
15 36 (22.78%) BDD
16 35 (22.15%) J2EE
17 34 (21.52%) JUnit
18 33 (20.89%) WebLogic
18 33 (20.89%) Scrum
19 32 (20.25%) Docker
20 31 (19.62%) HTML5
21 30 (18.99%) RESTful
22 29 (18.35%) 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 36 (22.78%) Tomcat
2 33 (20.89%) WebLogic
3 21 (13.29%) JBoss
4 20 (12.66%) Apache
5 16 (10.13%) WebSphere
6 13 (8.23%) WebLogic Portal
7 11 (6.96%) Cloud Foundry
7 11 (6.96%) Elasticsearch
7 11 (6.96%) WebSphere Application Server
8 9 (5.70%) nginx
9 7 (4.43%) Apache Solr
9 7 (4.43%) OpenStack
10 6 (3.80%) Apache Spark
10 6 (3.80%) Jetty
11 4 (2.53%) Confluence
12 3 (1.90%) CMS
13 1 (0.63%) Alfresco
13 1 (0.63%) BizTalk Server
13 1 (0.63%) GlassFish
13 1 (0.63%) WildFly
Business Applications
1 1 (0.63%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 49 (31.01%) Amazon AWS
2 21 (13.29%) Microsoft Azure
3 16 (10.13%) Amazon EC2
3 16 (10.13%) Cloud Computing
4 15 (9.49%) Amazon S3
5 13 (8.23%) Amazon SQS
6 10 (6.33%) Google App Engine
6 10 (6.33%) Google Cloud Platform
7 7 (4.43%) Heroku
7 7 (4.43%) PaaS
8 6 (3.80%) GitHub
9 5 (3.16%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
10 3 (1.90%) AWS CloudFormation
10 3 (1.90%) SaaS
11 2 (1.27%) AWS Lambda
11 2 (1.27%) OpenShift
12 1 (0.63%) AdWords
12 1 (0.63%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 9 (5.70%) HTTP
2 7 (4.43%) Internet
3 5 (3.16%) AMQP
4 2 (1.27%) LDAP
4 2 (1.27%) TCP/IP
5 1 (0.63%) SNMP
5 1 (0.63%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 49 (31.01%) MongoDB
2 25 (15.82%) NoSQL
3 20 (12.66%) Relational Database
4 11 (6.96%) MySQL
5 10 (6.33%) Apache Cassandra
5 10 (6.33%) Hadoop
6 8 (5.06%) Big Data
6 8 (5.06%) Neo4j
7 7 (4.43%) PostgreSQL
8 4 (2.53%) Couchbase
8 4 (2.53%) RDBMS
8 4 (2.53%) Redis
9 3 (1.90%) Amazon DynamoDB
9 3 (1.90%) HBase
9 3 (1.90%) Oracle Database
10 2 (1.27%) Oracle Database 12c
10 2 (1.27%) SQL Server
11 1 (0.63%) Oracle Database 11g
11 1 (0.63%) SimpleDB
11 1 (0.63%) Triplestore
Development Applications
1 34 (21.52%) JUnit
2 29 (18.35%) Git (software)
3 25 (15.82%) Selenium
4 22 (13.92%) Maven
5 20 (12.66%) Jenkins
6 17 (10.76%) Cucumber
7 13 (8.23%) Eclipse
8 12 (7.59%) Mockito
9 10 (6.33%) Gradle
9 10 (6.33%) Subversion
10 9 (5.70%) IntelliJ
11 6 (3.80%) Atlassian Bamboo
12 5 (3.16%) JIRA
12 5 (3.16%) Rational DOORS
13 4 (2.53%) Spock
14 3 (1.90%) Grunt
14 3 (1.90%) gulp
14 3 (1.90%) RSpec
15 2 (1.27%) Ant
15 2 (1.27%) TestNG
General
1 19 (12.03%) Finance
2 15 (9.49%) Publishing
3 6 (3.80%) Retail
4 3 (1.90%) Banking
4 3 (1.90%) Manufacturing
5 2 (1.27%) Back Office
5 2 (1.27%) Investment Banking
5 2 (1.27%) Marketing
5 2 (1.27%) Military
5 2 (1.27%) Telecoms
6 1 (0.63%) Advertising
6 1 (0.63%) Aerospace
6 1 (0.63%) Electronics
6 1 (0.63%) Financial Institution
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 75 (47.47%) Spring
2 48 (30.38%) JSON
3 47 (29.75%) HTML
4 46 (29.11%) Web Services
5 45 (28.48%) REST
6 40 (25.32%) XML
7 35 (22.15%) J2EE
8 31 (19.62%) HTML5
9 30 (18.99%) RESTful
10 25 (15.82%) Hibernate
11 23 (14.56%) AngularJS
11 23 (14.56%) CSS
11 23 (14.56%) Play Framework
12 22 (13.92%) Node.js
13 21 (13.29%) SOAP
14 19 (12.03%) J2SE
15 18 (11.39%) EJB
16 12 (7.59%) JMS
17 7 (4.43%) .NET
17 7 (4.43%) Lucene
Miscellaneous
1 10 (6.33%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (4.43%) Semantic Web
3 5 (3.16%) Cloud Native
3 5 (3.16%) Data Integration
3 5 (3.16%) User Experience
4 2 (1.27%) Algorithms
4 2 (1.27%) Data Structures
4 2 (1.27%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (0.63%) Blog
5 1 (0.63%) MPEG
5 1 (0.63%) Ontologies
5 1 (0.63%) Over-the-Top Content
5 1 (0.63%) Video on Demand
5 1 (0.63%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 58 (36.71%) Linux
2 40 (25.32%) Unix
3 4 (2.53%) Mac OS X
4 1 (0.63%) Fedora
4 1 (0.63%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (0.63%) Ubuntu
4 1 (0.63%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 153 (96.84%) Software Engineering
2 107 (67.72%) Agile Software Development
3 68 (43.04%) TDD
4 46 (29.11%) DevOps
5 42 (26.58%) Microservices
6 40 (25.32%) Open Source
7 36 (22.78%) BDD
8 33 (20.89%) Scrum
9 29 (18.35%) Continuous Integration
10 20 (12.66%) Web Development
11 19 (12.03%) Unit Testing
12 17 (10.76%) Continuous Delivery
12 17 (10.76%) OO
13 16 (10.13%) E-Commerce
14 13 (8.23%) High Availability
15 12 (7.59%) Content Enrichment
15 12 (7.59%) SOA
16 10 (6.33%) Pair Programming
17 9 (5.70%) Regression Testing
17 9 (5.70%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 157 (99.37%) Java
2 56 (35.44%) JavaScript
3 49 (31.01%) SQL
4 46 (29.11%) Scala
5 26 (16.46%) C++
6 17 (10.76%) C#
7 16 (10.13%) Ruby
8 14 (8.86%) Python
9 12 (7.59%) Go
10 9 (5.70%) Bash Shell
11 8 (5.06%) Perl
12 7 (4.43%) C
13 6 (3.80%) Ada
14 4 (2.53%) Groovy
15 2 (1.27%) PHP
15 2 (1.27%) Shell Script
16 1 (0.63%) Jython
16 1 (0.63%) Objective-C
16 1 (0.63%) T-SQL
16 1 (0.63%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 12 (7.59%) Security Cleared
2 8 (5.06%) SC Cleared
3 3 (1.90%) BPSS Clearance
4 1 (0.63%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (7.59%) QA
2 3 (1.90%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 32 (20.25%) Docker
2 4 (2.53%) Shibboleth
2 4 (2.53%) vSphere
3 1 (0.63%) Apache Flume
3 1 (0.63%) etcd
3 1 (0.63%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 28 (17.72%) Puppet
2 8 (5.06%) Kubernetes
3 7 (4.43%) Opscode Chef
4 5 (3.16%) Ansible
4 5 (3.16%) OpenAM
5 4 (2.53%) OpenSSO
5 4 (2.53%) Sun Identity Manager
6 2 (1.27%) Kibana
6 2 (1.27%) logstash
6 2 (1.27%) Salt
7 1 (0.63%) Consul
7 1 (0.63%) Graphite
7 1 (0.63%) Mesos
7 1 (0.63%) StatsD
Vendors
1 20 (12.66%) Oracle
2 19 (12.03%) webMethods
3 12 (7.59%) Google
4 10 (6.33%) Adobe
5 6 (3.80%) Sun
6 5 (3.16%) ForgeRock
7 2 (1.27%) IBM
7 2 (1.27%) TIBCO
8 1 (0.63%) Apigee
8 1 (0.63%) Atlassian
8 1 (0.63%) Informatica
8 1 (0.63%) Red Hat
8 1 (0.63%) SAP
8 1 (0.63%) VMware
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