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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Java SE over the 3 months to 11 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
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Java Platform, Standard Edition (Java SE, JSE)
Rank 391 397 376
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -21
Contract jobs citing Java SE 17 18 31
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.080% 0.085% 0.14%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.26% 0.28% 0.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 14 20
Average daily rate £400 £513 £475
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-21.95% +7.89%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £425 £294
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £593 £582
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £388
% change year-on-year
- +3.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £50.50
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
6644 6332 6493
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 31.37% 29.86% 29.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 4952 4713 4609
Average daily rate £450 £425 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £323 £313 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.57% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 39 27 54
Average hourly rate £50.00 £27.37 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+82.68% -21.80%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £24.23 £16.00 £18.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £50.00 £77.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.25 £34.00 £33.00
% change year-on-year
+15.44% +3.03%

Java SE
Jobs Demand Trend in London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Java SE across the London region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 11 February 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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Java SE within the London region over the 3 months to 11 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
Croydon - 2 £475 -
City of London +30 1 £500 +17.64% 2
Uxbridge - 1 - -
Java SE
England

Java SE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the London region citing Java SE also 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 that cited Java SE.

1 42 (100.00%) Java
2 25 (59.52%) Agile Software Development
3 18 (42.86%) Maven
4 17 (40.48%) JavaScript
5 15 (35.71%) SQL
5 15 (35.71%) TDD
5 15 (35.71%) Spring
5 15 (35.71%) Git (software)
6 13 (30.95%) AngularJS
6 13 (30.95%) Hibernate
6 13 (30.95%) Web Services
6 13 (30.95%) Tomcat
7 12 (28.57%) Linux
7 12 (28.57%) JBoss
7 12 (28.57%) HTML
7 12 (28.57%) PostgreSQL
7 12 (28.57%) Java EE
7 12 (28.57%) RESTful
8 11 (26.19%) MVC
8 11 (26.19%) SOAP
8 11 (26.19%) JMS
9 10 (23.81%) CSS
9 10 (23.81%) JIRA
9 10 (23.81%) HTML5
9 10 (23.81%) Mentoring
10 9 (21.43%) BDD
10 9 (21.43%) REST
10 9 (21.43%) WebSphere
10 9 (21.43%) XML
10 9 (21.43%) Apache

Java SE
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the London region citing Java SE also 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 that cited Java SE. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 13 (30.95%) Tomcat
2 12 (28.57%) JBoss
3 9 (21.43%) Apache
3 9 (21.43%) WebSphere
4 5 (11.90%) Apache TomEE
4 5 (11.90%) Jetty
4 5 (11.90%) SharePoint Foundation
5 4 (9.52%) WebLogic
6 3 (7.14%) Alfresco
6 3 (7.14%) Confluence
7 2 (4.76%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 2 (4.76%) WildFly
8 1 (2.38%) Apache ServiceMix
8 1 (2.38%) Apache Spark
8 1 (2.38%) Mule
8 1 (2.38%) Mule ESB
8 1 (2.38%) Node.js
8 1 (2.38%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 2 (4.76%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 6 (14.29%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 3 (7.14%) Internet
2 2 (4.76%) Firewall
2 2 (4.76%) HTTP
2 2 (4.76%) SSL
2 2 (4.76%) VPN
3 1 (2.38%) Reverse Proxy
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (28.57%) PostgreSQL
2 7 (16.67%) SQL Server
3 3 (7.14%) NoSQL
4 2 (4.76%) MongoDB
4 2 (4.76%) MySQL
5 1 (2.38%) Apache Hive
5 1 (2.38%) Big Data
5 1 (2.38%) HBase
5 1 (2.38%) Impala
5 1 (2.38%) Relational Database
5 1 (2.38%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (2.38%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 18 (42.86%) Maven
2 15 (35.71%) Git (software)
3 10 (23.81%) JIRA
4 8 (19.05%) Jenkins
4 8 (19.05%) Selenium
5 6 (14.29%) JMeter
6 5 (11.90%) Cucumber
6 5 (11.90%) GitLab
7 4 (9.52%) JUnit
8 3 (7.14%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 3 (7.14%) Eclipse
8 3 (7.14%) Subversion
8 3 (7.14%) Team Foundation Server
9 2 (4.76%) Artifactory
9 2 (4.76%) SonarQube
9 2 (4.76%) Visual Studio
10 1 (2.38%) Ant
10 1 (2.38%) Gitweb
10 1 (2.38%) Log4j
10 1 (2.38%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 6 (14.29%) Finance
2 5 (11.90%) Banking
3 2 (4.76%) Telecoms
4 1 (2.38%) Front Office
4 1 (2.38%) Law
Job Titles
1 33 (78.57%) Developer
1 33 (78.57%) Java Developer
2 8 (19.05%) SQL Developer
3 5 (11.90%) Technical Leader
3 5 (11.90%) XML Developer
4 4 (9.52%) Analyst
4 4 (9.52%) Analyst Developer
4 4 (9.52%) Analyst Programmer
4 4 (9.52%) Java Analyst Developer
4 4 (9.52%) Java Analyst Programmer
4 4 (9.52%) Java Programmer
4 4 (9.52%) Programmer
4 4 (9.52%) SQL Analyst
4 4 (9.52%) SQL Programmer
4 4 (9.52%) XML Analyst
4 4 (9.52%) XML Programmer
5 3 (7.14%) Agile Developer
5 3 (7.14%) Agile Java Developer
5 3 (7.14%) Architect
6 2 (4.76%) Java Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (35.71%) Spring
2 13 (30.95%) AngularJS
2 13 (30.95%) Hibernate
2 13 (30.95%) Web Services
3 12 (28.57%) HTML
3 12 (28.57%) Java EE
3 12 (28.57%) RESTful
4 11 (26.19%) JMS
4 11 (26.19%) SOAP
5 10 (23.81%) CSS
5 10 (23.81%) HTML5
6 9 (21.43%) J2EE
6 9 (21.43%) REST
6 9 (21.43%) XML
7 7 (16.67%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 6 (14.29%) ActiveMQ
8 6 (14.29%) XSD
9 5 (11.90%) HornetQ
9 5 (11.90%) JAX-RS
9 5 (11.90%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 5 (11.90%) Inversion of Control
2 4 (9.52%) Equities
3 3 (7.14%) iPad
3 3 (7.14%) RIA
4 1 (2.38%) Chemistry
4 1 (2.38%) Credit Risk
4 1 (2.38%) Data Structures
4 1 (2.38%) Derivative
4 1 (2.38%) Equity Derivative
4 1 (2.38%) Fixed Income
4 1 (2.38%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 1 (2.38%) Grid Computing
4 1 (2.38%) Web 2.0
Operating Systems
1 12 (28.57%) Linux
2 8 (19.05%) Unix
3 2 (4.76%) CentOS
3 2 (4.76%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (59.52%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (35.71%) TDD
3 11 (26.19%) MVC
4 10 (23.81%) Mentoring
5 9 (21.43%) BDD
6 7 (16.67%) Multithreading
6 7 (16.67%) Scrum
6 7 (16.67%) Technical Architecture
7 6 (14.29%) Concurrent Programming
7 6 (14.29%) Front End Development
7 6 (14.29%) Microservices
7 6 (14.29%) SOA
8 5 (11.90%) AOP
8 5 (11.90%) Continuous Delivery
8 5 (11.90%) Load Balancing
8 5 (11.90%) Low Latency
8 5 (11.90%) OO
8 5 (11.90%) Software Architecture
8 5 (11.90%) Validation
9 4 (9.52%) Pair Programming
Programming Languages
1 42 (100.00%) Java
2 17 (40.48%) JavaScript
3 15 (35.71%) SQL
4 6 (14.29%) Python
4 6 (14.29%) T-SQL
5 5 (11.90%) XPath
6 3 (7.14%) C#
6 3 (7.14%) PL/SQL
7 2 (4.76%) C
8 1 (2.38%) Bash Shell
8 1 (2.38%) Scala
8 1 (2.38%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 6 (14.29%) Security Cleared
2 3 (7.14%) SC Cleared
3 2 (4.76%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.76%) SLA
2 1 (2.38%) Basel III
2 1 (2.38%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (2.38%) Dodd-Frank
2 1 (2.38%) QA
System Software
1 1 (2.38%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 5 (11.90%) Puppet
2 1 (2.38%) Ansible
2 1 (2.38%) Kibana
2 1 (2.38%) logstash
2 1 (2.38%) Rundeck
2 1 (2.38%) Salt
2 1 (2.38%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 8 (19.05%) IBM
2 5 (11.90%) Microsoft
3 3 (7.14%) Oracle
4 2 (4.76%) ESRI
4 2 (4.76%) Red Hat
5 1 (2.38%) Atlassian
5 1 (2.38%) Twitter
5 1 (2.38%) VMware
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