The table below looks at the statistics for Java SE skills in IT contracts advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Java SE over the 3 months to 19 January 2017 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
19 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Java Platform, Standard Edition (Java SE, JSE)
England / London
Rank 385 391 382
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -9
Contract jobs citing Java SE 13 24 26
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.067% 0.11% 0.12%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.19% 0.36% 0.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 15 18
Median daily rate £525 £475 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.52% -5.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £433 £300 £378
10% offered a daily rate of more than £558 £500 £593
UK excluding London median daily rate £475 £418 £365
% change year-on-year
+13.77% +14.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

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 London region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
6697 6758 6427
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 34.50% 32.26% 30.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 5031 5019 4838
Median daily rate £475 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% +5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £325 £308
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £580 £581
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 35 45 30
Median hourly rate £45.00 £43.00 £39.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+4.65% +10.25%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.50 £24.23 £16.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £55.00 £55.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £37.50 £33.50
% change year-on-year
- +11.94%

Java SE
Jobs Demand Trend in London

The demand trend of contract jobs across the London 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 London

Java SE
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Java SE Daily Rate Trend in London

Java SE
Daily Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Java SE across the London region over the 3 months to 19 January 2017.

Java SE Daily Rate Histogram in London

Java SE
Contract Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Java SE within the London region over the 3 months to 19 January 2017. 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 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
City of London -5 4 £550 +10.00% 1
Java SE
England

Java SE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 19 January 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Java SE also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the London region with a requirement for Java SE.

1 30 (100.00%) Java
2 22 (73.33%) Agile Software Development
3 20 (66.67%) Front End Development
4 17 (56.67%) Java EE
5 16 (53.33%) TDD
6 15 (50.00%) Spring
6 15 (50.00%) Maven
7 13 (43.33%) Git (software)
7 13 (43.33%) RESTful
8 12 (40.00%) Continuous Integration
8 12 (40.00%) Web Development
8 12 (40.00%) Mockito
8 12 (40.00%) HTML
8 12 (40.00%) JUnit
8 12 (40.00%) Microservices
9 10 (33.33%) CSS
9 10 (33.33%) PostgreSQL
10 9 (30.00%) JSP
10 9 (30.00%) Servlets
10 9 (30.00%) J2EE
10 9 (30.00%) HTML5
10 9 (30.00%) AngularJS
11 8 (26.67%) Kalman Filter
11 8 (26.67%) Mentoring
11 8 (26.67%) Adobe Experience Manager
11 8 (26.67%) Apache Sling
11 8 (26.67%) Apache Felix
11 8 (26.67%) Jackrabbit
11 8 (26.67%) Web Services
11 8 (26.67%) SEO

Java SE
Top Related IT Skills in London 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 8 (26.67%) Adobe Experience Manager
2 3 (10.00%) Tomcat
3 2 (6.67%) JBoss
4 1 (3.33%) Apache
4 1 (3.33%) Apache Solr
4 1 (3.33%) Apache Spark
4 1 (3.33%) CMS
4 1 (3.33%) WebLogic
4 1 (3.33%) WildFly
Business Applications
1 1 (3.33%) SDL Web 8
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (33.33%) PostgreSQL
2 8 (26.67%) Jackrabbit
3 2 (6.67%) RDBMS
3 2 (6.67%) Relational Database
4 1 (3.33%) Big Data
4 1 (3.33%) Hadoop
4 1 (3.33%) HBase
4 1 (3.33%) Impala
4 1 (3.33%) MongoDB
4 1 (3.33%) MySQL
4 1 (3.33%) SQL Server
4 1 (3.33%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (3.33%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 15 (50.00%) Maven
2 13 (43.33%) Git (software)
3 12 (40.00%) JUnit
3 12 (40.00%) Mockito
4 8 (26.67%) Subversion
5 5 (16.67%) JIRA
6 4 (13.33%) Selenium
6 4 (13.33%) TeamCity
7 2 (6.67%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 2 (6.67%) Jenkins
8 1 (3.33%) Ant
8 1 (3.33%) git-flow
8 1 (3.33%) Gradle
8 1 (3.33%) Robolectric
8 1 (3.33%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 4 (13.33%) Finance
2 2 (6.67%) Games
3 1 (3.33%) Automotive
3 1 (3.33%) Front Office
3 1 (3.33%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 25 (83.33%) Developer
2 16 (53.33%) Java Developer
3 14 (46.67%) Senior Developer
4 12 (40.00%) Senior Java Developer
5 7 (23.33%) Agile Developer
5 7 (23.33%) Agile Java Developer
5 7 (23.33%) Senior Agile Developer
5 7 (23.33%) Senior Agile Java Developer
6 4 (13.33%) Development Manager
6 4 (13.33%) Java Development Manager
6 4 (13.33%) Web Development Manager
6 4 (13.33%) Web Manager
7 1 (3.33%) Android Developer
7 1 (3.33%) Android Engineer
7 1 (3.33%) Apache Spark Developer
7 1 (3.33%) Hadoop Developer
7 1 (3.33%) Java Architect
7 1 (3.33%) Java Games Developer
7 1 (3.33%) Java Software Architect
7 1 (3.33%) Scala Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (56.67%) Java EE
2 15 (50.00%) Spring
3 13 (43.33%) RESTful
4 12 (40.00%) HTML
5 10 (33.33%) CSS
6 9 (30.00%) AngularJS
6 9 (30.00%) HTML5
6 9 (30.00%) J2EE
6 9 (30.00%) JSP
6 9 (30.00%) Servlets
7 8 (26.67%) Apache Felix
7 8 (26.67%) Apache Sling
7 8 (26.67%) Web Services
8 7 (23.33%) REST
9 6 (20.00%) jQuery
10 5 (16.67%) JDBC
10 5 (16.67%) JSON
10 5 (16.67%) SOAP
10 5 (16.67%) XML
11 4 (13.33%) Dojo
Miscellaneous
1 1 (3.33%) Derivative
1 1 (3.33%) Equity Derivative
1 1 (3.33%) Fixed Income
Operating Systems
1 4 (13.33%) Linux
1 4 (13.33%) Unix
2 1 (3.33%) Android
2 1 (3.33%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (73.33%) Agile Software Development
2 20 (66.67%) Front End Development
3 16 (53.33%) TDD
4 12 (40.00%) Continuous Integration
4 12 (40.00%) Microservices
4 12 (40.00%) Web Development
5 8 (26.67%) Kalman Filter
5 8 (26.67%) Mentoring
5 8 (26.67%) SEO
6 6 (20.00%) CQRS
6 6 (20.00%) Software Architecture
7 5 (16.67%) MVC
8 4 (13.33%) AOP
8 4 (13.33%) Automated Testing
8 4 (13.33%) Business Transformation
8 4 (13.33%) Integration Testing
8 4 (13.33%) Release Management
8 4 (13.33%) Workflow
8 4 (13.33%) Workflow Management
9 3 (10.00%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 30 (100.00%) Java
2 7 (23.33%) JavaScript
3 3 (10.00%) PHP
3 3 (10.00%) SQL
4 2 (6.67%) Scala
5 1 (3.33%) C++
5 1 (3.33%) PL/SQL
5 1 (3.33%) Ruby
System Software
1 3 (10.00%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (6.67%) Kubernetes
2 1 (3.33%) Business Desktop Deployment
2 1 (3.33%) MOM
2 1 (3.33%) Oozie
Vendors
1 1 (3.33%) Google
1 1 (3.33%) IBM