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 24 May 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
24 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Java Platform, Standard Edition (Java SE, JSE)
Rank 407 410 399
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -11
Contract jobs citing Java SE 24 11 20
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.11% 0.050% 0.087%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.35% 0.16% 0.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 9 9
Median daily rate £438 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.77% +5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £415 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £620 £550 £640
UK excluding London median daily rate £306 £428 £375
% change year-on-year
-28.36% +14.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
Java SE
England

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
6953 6788 7025
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 32.09% 30.65% 30.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 5351 4868 5162
Median daily rate £450 £420 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +1.81%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 22 44 17
Median hourly rate £41.25 £22.18 £45.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+85.97% -50.71%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.60 £16.43 £30.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £190.00 £52.17 £175.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.50 £37.80 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-8.73% +8.00%

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 24 May 2016.

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 24 May 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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 +37 5 £450 - 1
Croydon - 5 - - 1
Bromley - 1 £438 -
Java SE
England

Java SE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 24 May 2016, 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 45 (97.83%) Java
2 23 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 23 (50.00%) Java EE
3 22 (47.83%) AngularJS
4 20 (43.48%) XML
5 17 (36.96%) CSS
5 17 (36.96%) HTML
5 17 (36.96%) TDD
5 17 (36.96%) Finance
5 17 (36.96%) Mentoring
5 17 (36.96%) HTML5
6 16 (34.78%) Microservices
6 16 (34.78%) Front End Development
6 16 (34.78%) PostgreSQL
6 16 (34.78%) SQL
7 15 (32.61%) RESTful
8 14 (30.43%) Web Services
9 13 (28.26%) SOAP
9 13 (28.26%) Spring
9 13 (28.26%) Maven
10 12 (26.09%) Linux
11 11 (23.91%) Technical Architecture
11 11 (23.91%) Git (software)
11 11 (23.91%) Software Architecture
12 10 (21.74%) Continuous Delivery
12 10 (21.74%) Validation
12 10 (21.74%) Unix
13 9 (19.57%) JMS
13 9 (19.57%) Tomcat
13 9 (19.57%) IBM

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 9 (19.57%) Tomcat
2 8 (17.39%) WebSphere
3 5 (10.87%) Apache
3 5 (10.87%) JBoss
4 4 (8.70%) Apache TomEE
4 4 (8.70%) Jetty
5 2 (4.35%) WebLogic
5 2 (4.35%) WebSphere Application Server
6 1 (2.17%) Confluence
6 1 (2.17%) Mule
6 1 (2.17%) Node.js
6 1 (2.17%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 1 (2.17%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (2.17%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
1 1 (2.17%) Murex MxG2000
Cloud Services
1 4 (8.70%) GitHub
2 1 (2.17%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 2 (4.35%) HTTP
2 1 (2.17%) FTP
2 1 (2.17%) Internet
2 1 (2.17%) Modbus
2 1 (2.17%) RS-232
2 1 (2.17%) SAN
2 1 (2.17%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (34.78%) PostgreSQL
2 8 (17.39%) SQL Server
3 2 (4.35%) MySQL
4 1 (2.17%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 13 (28.26%) Maven
2 11 (23.91%) Git (software)
3 8 (17.39%) JIRA
4 5 (10.87%) Jenkins
4 5 (10.87%) JUnit
4 5 (10.87%) Selenium
5 4 (8.70%) Cucumber
5 4 (8.70%) GitLab
5 4 (8.70%) JMeter
6 3 (6.52%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 3 (6.52%) Subversion
7 2 (4.35%) Eclipse
7 2 (4.35%) Log4j
8 1 (2.17%) IntelliJ
8 1 (2.17%) Mockito
8 1 (2.17%) NetBeans
8 1 (2.17%) Team Foundation Server
8 1 (2.17%) TeamCity
8 1 (2.17%) Visual Studio
General
1 17 (36.96%) Finance
2 9 (19.57%) Banking
3 2 (4.35%) Financial Institution
3 2 (4.35%) Front Office
3 2 (4.35%) Investment Banking
4 1 (2.17%) Back Office
4 1 (2.17%) Law
4 1 (2.17%) Manufacturing
4 1 (2.17%) Retail
4 1 (2.17%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 36 (78.26%) Developer
2 33 (71.74%) Java Developer
3 10 (21.74%) SQL Developer
3 10 (21.74%) XML Developer
4 8 (17.39%) Technical Leader
5 6 (13.04%) Analyst
5 6 (13.04%) Analyst Developer
6 5 (10.87%) Analyst Programmer
6 5 (10.87%) Java Analyst Developer
6 5 (10.87%) Java Analyst Programmer
6 5 (10.87%) Java Programmer
6 5 (10.87%) Programmer
6 5 (10.87%) Senior Developer
6 5 (10.87%) Senior Java Developer
6 5 (10.87%) SQL Analyst
6 5 (10.87%) SQL Programmer
6 5 (10.87%) XML Analyst
6 5 (10.87%) XML Programmer
7 3 (6.52%) Linux Developer
7 3 (6.52%) Unix Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (50.00%) Java EE
2 22 (47.83%) AngularJS
3 20 (43.48%) XML
4 17 (36.96%) CSS
4 17 (36.96%) HTML
4 17 (36.96%) HTML5
5 15 (32.61%) RESTful
6 14 (30.43%) Web Services
7 13 (28.26%) SOAP
7 13 (28.26%) Spring
8 9 (19.57%) JMS
9 7 (15.22%) XSLT
10 5 (10.87%) Hibernate
10 5 (10.87%) JDBC
11 4 (8.70%) ActiveMQ
11 4 (8.70%) Apache CXF
11 4 (8.70%) HornetQ
11 4 (8.70%) JAX-WS
11 4 (8.70%) Memcached
11 4 (8.70%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 4 (8.70%) Inversion of Control
2 3 (6.52%) Equities
3 2 (4.35%) User Experience
4 1 (2.17%) Computer Science
4 1 (2.17%) Derivative
4 1 (2.17%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 1 (2.17%) iPad
4 1 (2.17%) Mathematics
4 1 (2.17%) RIA
Operating Systems
1 12 (26.09%) Linux
2 10 (21.74%) Unix
3 1 (2.17%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (36.96%) Mentoring
2 17 (36.96%) TDD
3 16 (34.78%) Front End Development
3 16 (34.78%) Microservices
4 11 (23.91%) Software Architecture
4 11 (23.91%) Technical Architecture
5 10 (21.74%) Continuous Delivery
5 10 (21.74%) Validation
6 9 (19.57%) Concurrent Programming
6 9 (19.57%) Multithreading
7 8 (17.39%) BDD
7 8 (17.39%) MVC
8 6 (13.04%) AOP
8 6 (13.04%) Scrum
9 5 (10.87%) CQRS
9 5 (10.87%) OO
10 4 (8.70%) Load Balancing
11 3 (6.52%) OOD
11 3 (6.52%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 45 (97.83%) Java
2 16 (34.78%) SQL
3 8 (17.39%) JavaScript
4 5 (10.87%) T-SQL
5 4 (8.70%) Python
5 4 (8.70%) XPath
6 3 (6.52%) PL/SQL
7 2 (4.35%) C#
7 2 (4.35%) Shell Script
8 1 (2.17%) C
8 1 (2.17%) C++
Qualifications
1 5 (10.87%) Security Cleared
2 3 (6.52%) SC Cleared
3 2 (4.35%) Degree
4 1 (2.17%) BC Cleared
4 1 (2.17%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.35%) QA
2 1 (2.17%) SLA
Systems Management
1 4 (8.70%) Puppet
Vendors
1 9 (19.57%) IBM
2 7 (15.22%) Oracle
3 5 (10.87%) Microsoft
4 1 (2.17%) Adobe
4 1 (2.17%) BEA
4 1 (2.17%) Bloomberg
4 1 (2.17%) ESRI
4 1 (2.17%) Murex
4 1 (2.17%) Red Hat
4 1 (2.17%) Reuters
4 1 (2.17%) Sybase
4 1 (2.17%) TIBCO
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