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 5 December 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
5 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Java Platform, Standard Edition (Java SE, JSE)
Rank 417 404 406
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +2
Contract jobs citing Java SE 17 27 27
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.078% 0.12% 0.11%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.22% 0.37% 0.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 17 18
Median daily rate £463 £500 £576
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.50% -13.23%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £436 £345 £441
10% offered a daily rate of more than £655 £675 £650
UK excluding London median daily rate £475 £418 £355
% change year-on-year
+13.77% +17.60%
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
7633 7356 7325
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 35.17% 32.93% 30.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 5753 5579 5576
Median daily rate £455 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.11% +5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £340 £320 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £583 £580
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 28 41 37
Median hourly rate £45.00 £24.23 £37.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+85.72% -35.81%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.50 £20.50 £16.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.00 £50.00 £70.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%

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 5 December 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 5 December 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 +5 2 £488 -2.50% 1
Java SE
England

Java SE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 5 December 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 35 (100.00%) Java
2 27 (77.14%) Agile Software Development
3 25 (71.43%) Java EE
4 24 (68.57%) Front End Development
5 20 (57.14%) Microservices
6 18 (51.43%) TDD
6 18 (51.43%) HTML
7 17 (48.57%) CSS
7 17 (48.57%) PostgreSQL
8 16 (45.71%) RESTful
8 16 (45.71%) AngularJS
9 15 (42.86%) HTML5
9 15 (42.86%) Mentoring
10 14 (40.00%) Spring
10 14 (40.00%) Maven
11 12 (34.29%) CQRS
11 12 (34.29%) Git (software)
12 11 (31.43%) Software Architecture
13 10 (28.57%) Continuous Integration
14 9 (25.71%) Web Development
14 9 (25.71%) Mockito
14 9 (25.71%) REST
14 9 (25.71%) JUnit
14 9 (25.71%) Web Services
15 8 (22.86%) JavaScript
16 7 (20.00%) JSP
16 7 (20.00%) Servlets
17 6 (17.14%) SOAP
17 6 (17.14%) JDBC
17 6 (17.14%) J2EE

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 (14.29%) Adobe Experience Manager
2 4 (11.43%) Tomcat
3 2 (5.71%) JBoss
4 1 (2.86%) Apache
4 1 (2.86%) Apache Solr
4 1 (2.86%) Apache Spark
4 1 (2.86%) CMS
4 1 (2.86%) WebLogic
4 1 (2.86%) WildFly
Business Applications
1 1 (2.86%) SDL Web 8
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.86%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (48.57%) PostgreSQL
2 5 (14.29%) Jackrabbit
3 2 (5.71%) MySQL
3 2 (5.71%) RDBMS
3 2 (5.71%) Relational Database
3 2 (5.71%) SQL Server
4 1 (2.86%) Big Data
4 1 (2.86%) Hadoop
4 1 (2.86%) HBase
4 1 (2.86%) Impala
4 1 (2.86%) MongoDB
4 1 (2.86%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (2.86%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 14 (40.00%) Maven
2 12 (34.29%) Git (software)
3 9 (25.71%) JUnit
3 9 (25.71%) Mockito
4 6 (17.14%) Subversion
5 5 (14.29%) JIRA
6 4 (11.43%) Selenium
6 4 (11.43%) TeamCity
7 3 (8.57%) Jenkins
8 2 (5.71%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 1 (2.86%) Ant
9 1 (2.86%) git-flow
9 1 (2.86%) Gradle
9 1 (2.86%) Robolectric
9 1 (2.86%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 4 (11.43%) Finance
2 2 (5.71%) Games
3 1 (2.86%) Automotive
3 1 (2.86%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 30 (85.71%) Developer
2 24 (68.57%) Java Developer
3 18 (51.43%) Senior Developer
4 17 (48.57%) Senior Java Developer
5 13 (37.14%) Agile Developer
5 13 (37.14%) Agile Java Developer
6 12 (34.29%) Senior Agile Developer
6 12 (34.29%) Senior Agile Java Developer
7 4 (11.43%) Development Manager
7 4 (11.43%) Java Development Manager
7 4 (11.43%) Web Development Manager
7 4 (11.43%) Web Manager
8 2 (5.71%) Lead Developer
9 1 (2.86%) Architect
9 1 (2.86%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
9 1 (2.86%) Games Developer
9 1 (2.86%) Java Architect
9 1 (2.86%) Java/J2EE Developer
9 1 (2.86%) Lead Java Developer
9 1 (2.86%) Software Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (71.43%) Java EE
2 18 (51.43%) HTML
3 17 (48.57%) CSS
4 16 (45.71%) AngularJS
4 16 (45.71%) RESTful
5 15 (42.86%) HTML5
6 14 (40.00%) Spring
7 9 (25.71%) REST
7 9 (25.71%) Web Services
8 7 (20.00%) JSP
8 7 (20.00%) Servlets
9 6 (17.14%) J2EE
9 6 (17.14%) JDBC
9 6 (17.14%) jQuery
9 6 (17.14%) SOAP
9 6 (17.14%) XML
10 5 (14.29%) Apache Felix
10 5 (14.29%) Apache Sling
10 5 (14.29%) JSON
11 4 (11.43%) Dojo
Operating Systems
1 5 (14.29%) Linux
2 4 (11.43%) Unix
3 1 (2.86%) Android
3 1 (2.86%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (77.14%) Agile Software Development
2 24 (68.57%) Front End Development
3 20 (57.14%) Microservices
4 18 (51.43%) TDD
5 15 (42.86%) Mentoring
6 12 (34.29%) CQRS
7 11 (31.43%) Software Architecture
8 10 (28.57%) Continuous Integration
9 9 (25.71%) Web Development
10 6 (17.14%) MVC
11 5 (14.29%) Kalman Filter
11 5 (14.29%) SEO
12 4 (11.43%) AOP
12 4 (11.43%) Automated Testing
12 4 (11.43%) Business Transformation
12 4 (11.43%) Integration Testing
12 4 (11.43%) Release Management
12 4 (11.43%) Workflow
12 4 (11.43%) Workflow Management
13 3 (8.57%) OO
Programming Languages
1 35 (100.00%) Java
2 8 (22.86%) JavaScript
3 4 (11.43%) SQL
4 3 (8.57%) PHP
5 2 (5.71%) Scala
6 1 (2.86%) C++
6 1 (2.86%) PL/SQL
6 1 (2.86%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 1 (2.86%) BC Cleared
1 1 (2.86%) Degree
1 1 (2.86%) SC Cleared
1 1 (2.86%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 4 (11.43%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (5.71%) Kubernetes
2 1 (2.86%) Business Desktop Deployment
2 1 (2.86%) MOM
2 1 (2.86%) Oozie
Vendors
1 1 (2.86%) Atlassian
1 1 (2.86%) Google
1 1 (2.86%) IBM