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 29 September 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
29 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Java Platform, Standard Edition (Java SE, JSE)
Rank 426 424 420
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -4
Contract jobs citing Java SE 17 15 21
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.074% 0.064% 0.085%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.21% 0.20% 0.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 11 16
Median daily rate £525 £500 £580
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.00% -13.79%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £438 £400 £419
10% offered a daily rate of more than £700 £675 £650
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £425 £338
% change year-on-year
- +25.92%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £58.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year
- +95.00%
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
7940 7501 7555
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 34.78% 32.06% 30.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 5882 5583 5482
Median daily rate £450 £438 £424
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.85% +3.18%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £313 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £600 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 38 50 40
Median hourly rate £46.50 £22.12 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+110.26% -44.71%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £29.55 £19.17 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £80.50 £44.40 £137.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £34.50
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +8.69%

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 29 September 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 29 September 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 +12 2 £525 +5.00% 4
Java SE
England

Java SE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 29 September 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 44 (100.00%) Java
2 38 (86.36%) Java EE
3 33 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
4 27 (61.36%) Front End Development
5 26 (59.09%) CSS
6 25 (56.82%) HTML
6 25 (56.82%) Microservices
6 25 (56.82%) AngularJS
7 24 (54.55%) PostgreSQL
8 22 (50.00%) HTML5
8 22 (50.00%) Mentoring
9 21 (47.73%) RESTful
10 15 (34.09%) Spring
11 14 (31.82%) Software Architecture
11 14 (31.82%) TDD
12 13 (29.55%) CQRS
13 12 (27.27%) XML
13 12 (27.27%) Maven
14 11 (25.00%) Git (software)
14 11 (25.00%) JavaScript
15 10 (22.73%) REST
16 9 (20.45%) JUnit
16 9 (20.45%) Finance
17 8 (18.18%) MVC
17 8 (18.18%) JDBC
17 8 (18.18%) Web Services
17 8 (18.18%) Mockito
17 8 (18.18%) Web Development
18 7 (15.91%) Technical Architecture
18 7 (15.91%) 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 3 (6.82%) Adobe Experience Manager
2 2 (4.55%) Tomcat
3 1 (2.27%) Mule
3 1 (2.27%) WebLogic
3 1 (2.27%) WebSphere
Business Applications
1 1 (2.27%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
1 1 (2.27%) Murex MxG2000
Communications & Networking
1 2 (4.55%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (54.55%) PostgreSQL
2 3 (6.82%) Jackrabbit
2 3 (6.82%) SQL Server
3 2 (4.55%) MySQL
4 1 (2.27%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 12 (27.27%) Maven
2 11 (25.00%) Git (software)
3 9 (20.45%) JUnit
4 8 (18.18%) Mockito
5 5 (11.36%) JIRA
5 5 (11.36%) Selenium
5 5 (11.36%) Subversion
5 5 (11.36%) TeamCity
6 1 (2.27%) Eclipse
6 1 (2.27%) IntelliJ
6 1 (2.27%) Jenkins
6 1 (2.27%) NetBeans
6 1 (2.27%) Robolectric
General
1 9 (20.45%) Finance
2 2 (4.55%) Banking
3 1 (2.27%) Automotive
3 1 (2.27%) Back Office
3 1 (2.27%) Financial Institution
3 1 (2.27%) Front Office
3 1 (2.27%) Games
3 1 (2.27%) Manufacturing
3 1 (2.27%) Multimedia
3 1 (2.27%) Retail
3 1 (2.27%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 34 (77.27%) Developer
2 30 (68.18%) Java Developer
3 18 (40.91%) Senior Developer
4 17 (38.64%) Senior Java Developer
5 10 (22.73%) Agile Developer
5 10 (22.73%) Agile Java Developer
6 9 (20.45%) Senior Agile Developer
6 9 (20.45%) Senior Agile Java Developer
7 4 (9.09%) Development Manager
7 4 (9.09%) Java Development Manager
7 4 (9.09%) Technical Leader
7 4 (9.09%) Web Development Manager
7 4 (9.09%) Web Manager
8 3 (6.82%) Lead Developer
8 3 (6.82%) Lead Java Developer
9 2 (4.55%) Architect
9 2 (4.55%) Java Architect
10 1 (2.27%) Android Developer
10 1 (2.27%) Java Software Architect
10 1 (2.27%) Mobile Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 38 (86.36%) Java EE
2 26 (59.09%) CSS
3 25 (56.82%) AngularJS
3 25 (56.82%) HTML
4 22 (50.00%) HTML5
5 21 (47.73%) RESTful
6 15 (34.09%) Spring
7 12 (27.27%) XML
8 10 (22.73%) REST
9 8 (18.18%) JDBC
9 8 (18.18%) Web Services
10 7 (15.91%) SOAP
11 6 (13.64%) jQuery
11 6 (13.64%) JSP
11 6 (13.64%) Servlets
12 5 (11.36%) Dojo
12 5 (11.36%) J2EE
12 5 (11.36%) JSON
12 5 (11.36%) Spring MVC
13 3 (6.82%) JMS
Miscellaneous
1 2 (4.55%) Computer Science
1 2 (4.55%) User Experience
2 1 (2.27%) Digital Media
2 1 (2.27%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 1 (2.27%) Mathematics
2 1 (2.27%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 7 (15.91%) Linux
2 6 (13.64%) Unix
3 1 (2.27%) Android
3 1 (2.27%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
2 27 (61.36%) Front End Development
3 25 (56.82%) Microservices
4 22 (50.00%) Mentoring
5 14 (31.82%) Software Architecture
5 14 (31.82%) TDD
6 13 (29.55%) CQRS
7 8 (18.18%) MVC
7 8 (18.18%) Web Development
8 7 (15.91%) Technical Architecture
9 6 (13.64%) AOP
9 6 (13.64%) Release Management
10 5 (11.36%) Automated Testing
10 5 (11.36%) Continuous Integration
10 5 (11.36%) Integration Testing
11 4 (9.09%) OO
11 4 (9.09%) Workflow
11 4 (9.09%) Workflow Management
12 3 (6.82%) Business Transformation
12 3 (6.82%) SEO
Programming Languages
1 44 (100.00%) Java
2 11 (25.00%) JavaScript
3 5 (11.36%) SQL
4 2 (4.55%) C++
4 2 (4.55%) PHP
5 1 (2.27%) C#
Qualifications
1 4 (9.09%) Security Cleared
2 3 (6.82%) Degree
2 3 (6.82%) SC Cleared
3 2 (4.55%) BC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.27%) QA
System Software
1 2 (4.55%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (2.27%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 4 (9.09%) Oracle
2 2 (4.55%) IBM
3 1 (2.27%) Adobe
3 1 (2.27%) Atlassian
3 1 (2.27%) BEA
3 1 (2.27%) Bloomberg
3 1 (2.27%) Murex
3 1 (2.27%) Red Hat
3 1 (2.27%) Reuters
3 1 (2.27%) Sybase
3 1 (2.27%) TIBCO