The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Hertfordshire 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 31 May 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
31 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Java Software Engineer
Rank - - 59
Contract jobs requiring a Java Software Engineer 0 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire - - 0.15%
As % of the Job Titles category - - 0.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Median daily rate - - £375
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £340 £320
% change year-on-year
+22.05% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £51.00 -
% change year-on-year
-26.47% -
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
644 698 612
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 95.27% 92.45% 91.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 306 357 308
Median daily rate £400 £388 £360
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.22% +7.63%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £170 £225 £170
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 37 46 46
Median hourly rate £13.50 £14.50 £21.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.89% -30.95%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £8.25 £9.00 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £29.80 £37.50 £37.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £16.16 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+8.29% -2.06%

Java Software Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

The demand trend of IT contracts across the Hertfordshire region that featured Java Software Engineer in the job title.

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 Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 31 May 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 Hertfordshire region featuring Java Software Engineer in the 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 Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire 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:

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