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 23 February 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
23 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Java Platform, Standard Edition (Java SE, JSE)
England / London
Rank 393 393 400
Rank change year-on-year
0 +7
Contract jobs citing Java SE 9 22 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.047% 0.10% 0.070%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.13% 0.32% 0.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 14 12
Median daily rate £550 £300 £550
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+83.33% -45.45%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £291 £425
10% offered a daily rate of more than £573 £500 £593
UK excluding London median daily rate £200 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
-50.00% -
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
6746 6778 6466
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 34.88% 31.61% 30.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 5081 5017 4783
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 £313
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 34 41 21
Median hourly rate £47.50 £50.00 £29.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.00% +72.41%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £26.75 £24.58 £19.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £72.00 £55.00 £55.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £38.75 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +13.97%

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
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 23 February 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 -4 3 £550 +10.00% 3
Java SE
England

Java SE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 23 February 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 24 (100.00%) Java
2 16 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
3 15 (62.50%) Front End Development
4 14 (58.33%) Java EE
5 13 (54.17%) Spring
6 11 (45.83%) Maven
6 11 (45.83%) TDD
7 10 (41.67%) Microservices
8 9 (37.50%) Continuous Integration
8 9 (37.50%) Git (software)
9 8 (33.33%) RESTful
9 8 (33.33%) Mockito
9 8 (33.33%) Web Development
9 8 (33.33%) PostgreSQL
9 8 (33.33%) HTML
9 8 (33.33%) JUnit
10 7 (29.17%) Web Services
10 7 (29.17%) HTML5
11 6 (25.00%) REST
11 6 (25.00%) XML
11 6 (25.00%) CSS
11 6 (25.00%) JSP
11 6 (25.00%) Servlets
11 6 (25.00%) J2EE
11 6 (25.00%) Mentoring
12 5 (20.83%) Kalman Filter
12 5 (20.83%) AngularJS
12 5 (20.83%) SQL
12 5 (20.83%) Unix
12 5 (20.83%) Linux

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 5 (20.83%) Adobe Experience Manager
2 3 (12.50%) Tomcat
2 3 (12.50%) WebLogic
3 2 (8.33%) JBoss
3 2 (8.33%) WebSphere
4 1 (4.17%) Apache
4 1 (4.17%) Apache Solr
4 1 (4.17%) Apache Spark
4 1 (4.17%) CMS
4 1 (4.17%) WildFly
Business Applications
1 2 (8.33%) Murex MxG2000
2 1 (4.17%) SDL Web 8
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (33.33%) PostgreSQL
2 5 (20.83%) Jackrabbit
3 2 (8.33%) KDB
3 2 (8.33%) RDBMS
3 2 (8.33%) Relational Database
4 1 (4.17%) Big Data
4 1 (4.17%) Hadoop
4 1 (4.17%) HBase
4 1 (4.17%) Impala
4 1 (4.17%) MongoDB
4 1 (4.17%) MySQL
4 1 (4.17%) SQL Server
4 1 (4.17%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (4.17%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 11 (45.83%) Maven
2 9 (37.50%) Git (software)
3 8 (33.33%) JUnit
3 8 (33.33%) Mockito
4 5 (20.83%) Subversion
5 4 (16.67%) JIRA
6 3 (12.50%) Selenium
6 3 (12.50%) TeamCity
7 2 (8.33%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 2 (8.33%) Jenkins
8 1 (4.17%) Ant
8 1 (4.17%) git-flow
8 1 (4.17%) Gradle
8 1 (4.17%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 5 (20.83%) Finance
2 3 (12.50%) Front Office
3 2 (8.33%) Banking
4 1 (4.17%) Games
Job Titles
1 21 (87.50%) Developer
2 15 (62.50%) Java Developer
3 11 (45.83%) Senior Developer
4 10 (41.67%) Senior Java Developer
5 5 (20.83%) Agile Developer
5 5 (20.83%) Agile Java Developer
5 5 (20.83%) Senior Agile Developer
5 5 (20.83%) Senior Agile Java Developer
6 3 (12.50%) Development Manager
6 3 (12.50%) Java Development Manager
6 3 (12.50%) Web Development Manager
6 3 (12.50%) Web Manager
7 1 (4.17%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
7 1 (4.17%) Games Developer
7 1 (4.17%) Hadoop Developer
7 1 (4.17%) J2EE Developer
7 1 (4.17%) Java Games Developer
7 1 (4.17%) Java/J2EE Developer
7 1 (4.17%) Lead Developer
7 1 (4.17%) Scala Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (58.33%) Java EE
2 13 (54.17%) Spring
3 8 (33.33%) HTML
3 8 (33.33%) RESTful
4 7 (29.17%) HTML5
4 7 (29.17%) Web Services
5 6 (25.00%) CSS
5 6 (25.00%) J2EE
5 6 (25.00%) JSP
5 6 (25.00%) REST
5 6 (25.00%) Servlets
5 6 (25.00%) XML
6 5 (20.83%) AngularJS
6 5 (20.83%) Apache Felix
6 5 (20.83%) Apache Sling
6 5 (20.83%) jQuery
7 4 (16.67%) Hibernate
7 4 (16.67%) JDBC
7 4 (16.67%) JSON
7 4 (16.67%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 3 (12.50%) Derivative
2 2 (8.33%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 1 (4.17%) Equity Derivative
3 1 (4.17%) Fixed Income
Operating Systems
1 5 (20.83%) Linux
1 5 (20.83%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (62.50%) Front End Development
3 11 (45.83%) TDD
4 10 (41.67%) Microservices
5 9 (37.50%) Continuous Integration
6 8 (33.33%) Web Development
7 6 (25.00%) Mentoring
8 5 (20.83%) Kalman Filter
8 5 (20.83%) SEO
9 4 (16.67%) Business Transformation
9 4 (16.67%) CQRS
9 4 (16.67%) MVC
9 4 (16.67%) Software Architecture
10 3 (12.50%) AOP
10 3 (12.50%) Automated Testing
10 3 (12.50%) Integration Testing
10 3 (12.50%) Release Management
10 3 (12.50%) Workflow
10 3 (12.50%) Workflow Management
11 2 (8.33%) Mathematics
Programming Languages
1 24 (100.00%) Java
2 5 (20.83%) SQL
3 4 (16.67%) JavaScript
4 2 (8.33%) C#
4 2 (8.33%) C++
4 2 (8.33%) Scala
5 1 (4.17%) PHP
5 1 (4.17%) PL/SQL
5 1 (4.17%) Ruby
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (8.33%) MiFID
System Software
1 3 (12.50%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (8.33%) Kubernetes
2 1 (4.17%) Business Desktop Deployment
2 1 (4.17%) MOM
2 1 (4.17%) Oozie
Vendors
1 2 (8.33%) Adobe
1 2 (8.33%) Bloomberg
1 2 (8.33%) Murex
1 2 (8.33%) Oracle
1 2 (8.33%) Reuters
1 2 (8.33%) Sybase
2 1 (4.17%) Google
2 1 (4.17%) IBM