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 28 August 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
28 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Java Platform, Standard Edition (Java SE, JSE)
Rank 419 414 418
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +4
Contract jobs citing Java SE 18 20 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.079% 0.085% 0.066%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.24% 0.27% 0.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 17 10
Median daily rate £475 £500 £530
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.00% -5.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £438 £425 £386
10% offered a daily rate of more than £680 £585 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £388 £431
% change year-on-year
-9.67% -10.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £40.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
- +33.33%
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
7592 7476 7471
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 33.42% 31.68% 30.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 5647 5485 5240
Median daily rate £450 £438 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.85% +6.06%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £315 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £590 £600 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £368 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.04% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 37 50 49
Median hourly rate £45.00 £36.50 £45.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+23.28% -18.88%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.20 £19.65 £17.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £54.25 £52.17 £53.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £38.77 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+3.17% +10.77%

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 28 August 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 28 August 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 +31 2 £525 +20.00% 4
Croydon - 1 - -
Java SE
England

Java SE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 42 (97.67%) Java
2 32 (74.42%) Java EE
3 29 (67.44%) Agile Software Development
4 25 (58.14%) CSS
4 25 (58.14%) AngularJS
5 24 (55.81%) HTML
6 23 (53.49%) Front End Development
7 21 (48.84%) Mentoring
7 21 (48.84%) Microservices
7 21 (48.84%) RESTful
7 21 (48.84%) HTML5
8 20 (46.51%) PostgreSQL
9 17 (39.53%) TDD
10 14 (32.56%) XML
11 13 (30.23%) Software Architecture
12 12 (27.91%) CQRS
12 12 (27.91%) Spring
13 10 (23.26%) Finance
14 9 (20.93%) Maven
15 8 (18.60%) Git (software)
15 8 (18.60%) SOAP
15 8 (18.60%) JavaScript
15 8 (18.60%) SQL
16 7 (16.28%) Web Services
16 7 (16.28%) Technical Architecture
16 7 (16.28%) REST
17 6 (13.95%) JUnit
17 6 (13.95%) JSP
17 6 (13.95%) Servlets
18 5 (11.63%) Tomcat

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 (11.63%) Tomcat
2 3 (6.98%) Adobe Experience Manager
3 2 (4.65%) WebLogic
3 2 (4.65%) WebSphere
4 1 (2.33%) JBoss
4 1 (2.33%) Mule
Applications
1 1 (2.33%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (2.33%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
1 1 (2.33%) Murex MxG2000
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.33%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 3 (6.98%) HTTP
2 1 (2.33%) FTP
2 1 (2.33%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (46.51%) PostgreSQL
2 5 (11.63%) SQL Server
3 3 (6.98%) Jackrabbit
4 2 (4.65%) MySQL
5 1 (2.33%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 9 (20.93%) Maven
2 8 (18.60%) Git (software)
3 6 (13.95%) JUnit
4 5 (11.63%) Mockito
4 5 (11.63%) Subversion
5 2 (4.65%) JIRA
5 2 (4.65%) Selenium
5 2 (4.65%) TeamCity
6 1 (2.33%) Eclipse
6 1 (2.33%) IntelliJ
6 1 (2.33%) Jenkins
6 1 (2.33%) NetBeans
6 1 (2.33%) Robolectric
General
1 10 (23.26%) Finance
2 4 (9.30%) Banking
3 2 (4.65%) Financial Institution
3 2 (4.65%) Front Office
4 1 (2.33%) Automotive
4 1 (2.33%) Back Office
4 1 (2.33%) Games
4 1 (2.33%) Investment Banking
4 1 (2.33%) Manufacturing
4 1 (2.33%) Multimedia
4 1 (2.33%) Retail
4 1 (2.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 36 (83.72%) Developer
2 30 (69.77%) Java Developer
3 14 (32.56%) Senior Developer
4 13 (30.23%) Senior Java Developer
5 9 (20.93%) Agile Developer
5 9 (20.93%) Agile Java Developer
6 8 (18.60%) Senior Agile Developer
6 8 (18.60%) Senior Agile Java Developer
7 4 (9.30%) Technical Leader
8 3 (6.98%) Lead Developer
8 3 (6.98%) Lead Java Developer
8 3 (6.98%) SQL Developer
8 3 (6.98%) XML Developer
9 2 (4.65%) Analyst
9 2 (4.65%) Analyst Developer
9 2 (4.65%) Architect
9 2 (4.65%) Core Java Developer
9 2 (4.65%) Java Architect
9 2 (4.65%) SQL Server Developer
10 1 (2.33%) Java Analyst Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (74.42%) Java EE
2 25 (58.14%) AngularJS
2 25 (58.14%) CSS
3 24 (55.81%) HTML
4 21 (48.84%) HTML5
4 21 (48.84%) RESTful
5 14 (32.56%) XML
6 12 (27.91%) Spring
7 8 (18.60%) SOAP
8 7 (16.28%) REST
8 7 (16.28%) Web Services
9 6 (13.95%) JSP
9 6 (13.95%) Servlets
10 5 (11.63%) J2EE
10 5 (11.63%) JDBC
11 3 (6.98%) Hibernate
11 3 (6.98%) JMS
11 3 (6.98%) jQuery
11 3 (6.98%) React
11 3 (6.98%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 2 (4.65%) Computer Science
1 2 (4.65%) User Experience
2 1 (2.33%) Derivative
2 1 (2.33%) Digital Media
2 1 (2.33%) Equities
2 1 (2.33%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 1 (2.33%) Mathematics
2 1 (2.33%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 4 (9.30%) Linux
2 3 (6.98%) Unix
3 1 (2.33%) Android
3 1 (2.33%) Apple iOS
3 1 (2.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (67.44%) Agile Software Development
2 23 (53.49%) Front End Development
3 21 (48.84%) Mentoring
3 21 (48.84%) Microservices
4 17 (39.53%) TDD
5 13 (30.23%) Software Architecture
6 12 (27.91%) CQRS
7 7 (16.28%) Technical Architecture
8 5 (11.63%) Continuous Integration
8 5 (11.63%) MVC
8 5 (11.63%) Web Development
9 4 (9.30%) BDD
9 4 (9.30%) Continuous Delivery
9 4 (9.30%) OO
10 3 (6.98%) AOP
10 3 (6.98%) Kalman Filter
10 3 (6.98%) Release Management
10 3 (6.98%) SEO
10 3 (6.98%) Validation
11 2 (4.65%) Concurrent Programming
Programming Languages
1 42 (97.67%) Java
2 8 (18.60%) JavaScript
2 8 (18.60%) SQL
3 2 (4.65%) C++
3 2 (4.65%) PHP
4 1 (2.33%) C#
4 1 (2.33%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (9.30%) Security Cleared
2 3 (6.98%) Degree
2 3 (6.98%) SC Cleared
3 2 (4.65%) BC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.33%) QA
System Software
1 1 (2.33%) Docker
Vendors
1 4 (9.30%) Oracle
2 2 (4.65%) IBM
3 1 (2.33%) Adobe
3 1 (2.33%) Atlassian
3 1 (2.33%) BEA
3 1 (2.33%) Bloomberg
3 1 (2.33%) Microsoft
3 1 (2.33%) Murex
3 1 (2.33%) Red Hat
3 1 (2.33%) Reuters
3 1 (2.33%) Sybase
3 1 (2.33%) TIBCO
London
McGregor Boyall
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Posted: 6 days ago