The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Somerset region that had Java Software Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 5 December 2016 with a comparison to same period over 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 Software Engineer
Rank 24 55 43
Rank change year-on-year
+31 -12
Contract jobs requiring a Java Software Engineer 10 4 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Somerset 4.27% 1.01% 1.42%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.39% 1.02% 1.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 3
Median daily rate - - £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £338 £408
% change year-on-year
+33.33% -17.17%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 0 1
Median hourly rate £40.00 - £36.40
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.75 £43.00 £36.40
% change year-on-year
-5.23% +18.13%
Java Software Engineer
South West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Somerset region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Somerset
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
228 392 340
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Somerset 97.44% 98.99% 96.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 112 245 223
Median daily rate £310 £375 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-17.33% +15.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £128 £275 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £398 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.31% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 51 30 31
Median hourly rate £38.50 £19.00 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+102.63% -5.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £11.70 £12.10
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.00 £44.00 £35.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £15.77
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +7.79%

Java Software Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Somerset

The demand trend of IT contracts across the Somerset region that featured Java Software Engineer in the job title.

Java Software Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Somerset

Java Software Engineer
Daily Rate Trend in Somerset

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Java Software Engineer across the Somerset region.

Java Software Engineer Daily Rate Trend in Somerset

Java Software Engineer
Hourly Rate Trend in Somerset

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Java Software Engineer across the Somerset region.

Java Software Engineer Hourly Rate Trend in Somerset

Java Software Engineer
Hourly Rate Histogram in Somerset

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Java Software Engineer across the Somerset region over the 3 months to 5 December 2016.

Java Software Engineer Hourly Rate Histogram in Somerset

Java Software Engineer
Contract Job Locations in Somerset

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Java Software Engineer within the Somerset 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
Yeovil +2 9 - - 1
Java Software Engineer
South West

Java Software Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 5 December 2016, Java Software Engineer contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Somerset region featuring Java Software Engineer in the job title.

1 16 (100.00%) Java
1 16 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 16 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 10 (62.50%) C++
3 9 (56.25%) UML
3 9 (56.25%) C#
3 9 (56.25%) Scrum
3 9 (56.25%) Time Management
4 8 (50.00%) OO
5 7 (43.75%) Web Services
5 7 (43.75%) SC Cleared
5 7 (43.75%) Security Cleared
5 7 (43.75%) Spring
6 6 (37.50%) JSON
6 6 (37.50%) Semantic Web
6 6 (37.50%) Open Source
6 6 (37.50%) RESTful
6 6 (37.50%) MongoDB
6 6 (37.50%) JavaScript
6 6 (37.50%) E-Commerce
6 6 (37.50%) OAuth2
6 6 (37.50%) JSON-LD
7 5 (31.25%) ForgeRock
7 5 (31.25%) OpenAM
7 5 (31.25%) Change Control
7 5 (31.25%) SAML
8 4 (25.00%) Sun
8 4 (25.00%) Linux
8 4 (25.00%) Shibboleth
8 4 (25.00%) OpenSSO

Java Software Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Somerset 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 (18.75%) Apache
2 2 (12.50%) Tomcat
Communications & Networking
1 3 (18.75%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (37.50%) MongoDB
2 4 (25.00%) Neo4j
3 2 (12.50%) Big Data
3 2 (12.50%) Hadoop
3 2 (12.50%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 4 (25.00%) Rational DOORS
2 3 (18.75%) Eclipse
2 3 (18.75%) Git (software)
3 1 (6.25%) Artifactory
3 1 (6.25%) Gradle
3 1 (6.25%) JIRA
3 1 (6.25%) Sonatype Nexus
3 1 (6.25%) TeamCity
General
1 2 (12.50%) Finance
1 2 (12.50%) Manufacturing
1 2 (12.50%) Military
2 1 (6.25%) Aerospace
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (43.75%) Spring
1 7 (43.75%) Web Services
2 6 (37.50%) JSON
2 6 (37.50%) JSON-LD
2 6 (37.50%) OAuth2
2 6 (37.50%) RESTful
3 5 (31.25%) SAML
4 2 (12.50%) AngularJS
4 2 (12.50%) CSS
4 2 (12.50%) HTML
4 2 (12.50%) J2EE
4 2 (12.50%) JSP
4 2 (12.50%) React
5 1 (6.25%) Apache Camel
5 1 (6.25%) GWT
Miscellaneous
1 6 (37.50%) Semantic Web
2 3 (18.75%) User Experience
3 1 (6.25%) RIA
Operating Systems
1 4 (25.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 16 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 9 (56.25%) Scrum
2 9 (56.25%) Time Management
2 9 (56.25%) UML
3 8 (50.00%) OO
4 6 (37.50%) E-Commerce
4 6 (37.50%) Open Source
5 5 (31.25%) Change Control
6 4 (25.00%) High Availability
6 4 (25.00%) Identity Access Management
6 4 (25.00%) Microservices
6 4 (25.00%) Open Source Development
6 4 (25.00%) Pair Programming
7 3 (18.75%) DevOps
7 3 (18.75%) Secure Coding
7 3 (18.75%) SOA
7 3 (18.75%) TDD
8 2 (12.50%) API Development
8 2 (12.50%) Programme Management
Programming Languages
1 16 (100.00%) Java
2 10 (62.50%) C++
3 9 (56.25%) C#
4 6 (37.50%) JavaScript
5 2 (12.50%) Ada
5 2 (12.50%) SQL
6 1 (6.25%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 7 (43.75%) SC Cleared
1 7 (43.75%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 4 (25.00%) Shibboleth
2 1 (6.25%) Docker
2 1 (6.25%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 5 (31.25%) OpenAM
2 4 (25.00%) OpenSSO
2 4 (25.00%) Sun Identity Manager
3 1 (6.25%) Ansible
3 1 (6.25%) Kubernetes
3 1 (6.25%) Mesos
3 1 (6.25%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (6.25%) Puppet
Vendors
1 5 (31.25%) ForgeRock
2 4 (25.00%) Sun
3 1 (6.25%) Google
3 1 (6.25%) Luciad
3 1 (6.25%) VMware