The table below looks at the statistics for the Java Software Engineer role in IT contracts advertised for the Hertfordshire 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 12 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
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Java Software Engineer
Rank 52 52 -
Rank change year-on-year
0 -
Contract jobs requiring a Java Software Engineer 2 9 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 0.35% 1.42% -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.38% 1.46% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Average daily rate £375 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £376 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.19% +0.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £37.50 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £47.50 £43.13 -
% change year-on-year
+10.14% -
Java Software Engineer
East of England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Hertfordshire 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
Hertfordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
533 615 642
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 92.53% 96.85% 95.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 274 322 336
Average daily rate £375 £413 £395
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.09% +4.43%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £241 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £550 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 55 46 48
Average hourly rate £15.00 £14.00 £16.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -12.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £6.86 £10.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.50 £37.50 £34.00
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 Hertfordshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Java Software Engineer in the job title across the Hertfordshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Java Software Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

Java Software Engineer
Daily Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Java Software Engineer across the Hertfordshire region.

Java Software Engineer Daily Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

Java Software Engineer
Hourly Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Java Software Engineer across the Hertfordshire region.

Java Software Engineer Hourly Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

Java Software Engineer
Contract Job Locations in Hertfordshire

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 Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 12 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
Stevenage - 1 - -
Java Software Engineer
East of England

Java Software Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Hertfordshire 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 2 (100.00%) Java
1 2 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 1 (50.00%) Cygwin
2 1 (50.00%) Embedded Systems
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle ODI
2 1 (50.00%) Algorithms
2 1 (50.00%) ANSI C
2 1 (50.00%) SpaceWire
2 1 (50.00%) ECSS
2 1 (50.00%) Degree
2 1 (50.00%) Sunopsis
2 1 (50.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (50.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (50.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (50.00%) Avionics
2 1 (50.00%) Windows 7
2 1 (50.00%) Telecoms
2 1 (50.00%) Automotive
2 1 (50.00%) Validation
2 1 (50.00%) Bugzilla
2 1 (50.00%) PL/SQL
2 1 (50.00%) SQL
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle
2 1 (50.00%) DB2
2 1 (50.00%) Windows
2 1 (50.00%) AIX
2 1 (50.00%) Linux
2 1 (50.00%) UML
2 1 (50.00%) ClearCase
2 1 (50.00%) ETL

Java Software Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Hertfordshire 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.

Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) SpaceWire
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) DB2
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle ODI
Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Bugzilla
1 1 (50.00%) ClearCase
1 1 (50.00%) ClearQuest
General
1 1 (50.00%) Automotive
1 1 (50.00%) Avionics
1 1 (50.00%) Telecoms
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Algorithms
1 1 (50.00%) Computer Science
1 1 (50.00%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) AIX
1 1 (50.00%) Linux
1 1 (50.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 1 (50.00%) Windows
1 1 (50.00%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 1 (50.00%) Configuration Management
2 1 (50.00%) ETL
2 1 (50.00%) UML
2 1 (50.00%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) Java
2 1 (50.00%) ANSI C
2 1 (50.00%) C
2 1 (50.00%) COBOL
2 1 (50.00%) PL/SQL
2 1 (50.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) Degree
1 1 (50.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (50.00%) ECSS
System Software
1 1 (50.00%) Cygwin
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle
1 1 (50.00%) Red Hat
1 1 (50.00%) Sunopsis