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 28 July 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
28 Jul 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 £275 £348 £375
% change year-on-year
-20.86% -7.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £40.00 £52.50
% change year-on-year
- -23.80%
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
126 147 110
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 25.61% 31.28% 24.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 80 107 65
Median daily rate £375 £350 £318
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +10.23%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £279 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £450 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 7
Median hourly rate £40.00 £30.00 £40.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+33.33% -26.38%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £40.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +14.28%

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