The table below looks at the statistics for Java SE skills in IT contracts advertised for the Gloucestershire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Java SE over the 3 months to 26 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
26 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Java Platform, Standard Edition (Java SE, JSE)
Rank - - -
Contract jobs citing Java SE 0 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire - - -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £388 £425
% change year-on-year
-9.67% -8.82%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £40.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
- +33.33%
Java SE
South West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category in contract jobs advertised in the Gloucestershire region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Gloucestershire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
118 145 125
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 25.05% 29.53% 26.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 77 97 74
Median daily rate £370 £350 £310
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.71% +12.90%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £288 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £450 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £365 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.73% +4.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 9 5
Median hourly rate £40.00 £53.27 £42.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-24.90% +25.32%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £39.53 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+1.20% +12.92%

Java SE
Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucestershire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Gloucestershire region citing Java SE as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

Java SE Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucestershire