The table below looks at the statistics for the Java Software Engineer role in IT contracts advertised for the Somerset region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Java Software Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 31 October 2014 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
31 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java Software Engineer
Rank 48 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs requiring a Java Software Engineer 3 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Somerset 0.90% - -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.96% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 0
Average daily rate
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£290 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £320 £308
% change year-on-year
+17.18% +4.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £36.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
-16.66% -4.00%
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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
314 207 197
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Somerset 94.29% 95.39% 90.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 228 145 111
Average daily rate £325 £320 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.72% -0.15%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £235 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £435 £400 £424
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 23 13 11
Average hourly rate £17.75 £19.30 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.03% +28.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £15.50 £12.42
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £21.50 £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £16.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-3.03% -5.71%

Java Software Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Somerset

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Java Software Engineer in the job title across the Somerset region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 31 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Somerset region that cited Java Software Engineer in their job title 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 with Java Software Engineer in their job title.

1 6 (100.00%) Java
1 6 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 5 (83.33%) SQL
3 3 (50.00%) J2EE
3 3 (50.00%) HTML
3 3 (50.00%) SAP
3 3 (50.00%) CSS
3 3 (50.00%) JSP
3 3 (50.00%) OO
3 3 (50.00%) Apache
3 3 (50.00%) Tomcat
3 3 (50.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 3 (50.00%) Marketing
3 3 (50.00%) Web Development
3 3 (50.00%) Eclipse
3 3 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
3 3 (50.00%) DTV
3 3 (50.00%) Electronics
3 3 (50.00%) Telecoms
3 3 (50.00%) Finance
3 3 (50.00%) Aerospace
3 3 (50.00%) Manufacturing
3 3 (50.00%) Scrum
3 3 (50.00%) Programme Management
3 3 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (50.00%) Digital Marketing
3 3 (50.00%) Time Management
3 3 (50.00%) SC Cleared
3 3 (50.00%) Security Cleared
4 2 (33.33%) ETL

Java Software Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Somerset by Category

For the 6 months to 31 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Somerset region that cited Java Software Engineer in their job title 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 with Java Software Engineer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (50.00%) Apache
1 3 (50.00%) Tomcat
Business Applications
1 3 (50.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
Development Applications
1 3 (50.00%) Eclipse
General
1 3 (50.00%) Electronics
1 3 (50.00%) Telecoms
1 3 (50.00%) Finance
1 3 (50.00%) Aerospace
1 3 (50.00%) Manufacturing
1 3 (50.00%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (50.00%) J2EE
1 3 (50.00%) CSS
1 3 (50.00%) JSP
1 3 (50.00%) HTML
2 2 (33.33%) .NET
2 2 (33.33%) Web Services
3 1 (16.67%) Spring
3 1 (16.67%) Spring MVC
3 1 (16.67%) Spring Batch
3 1 (16.67%) Spring Integration
Miscellaneous
1 3 (50.00%) DTV
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 3 (50.00%) Web Development
2 3 (50.00%) Digital Marketing
2 3 (50.00%) Time Management
2 3 (50.00%) OO
2 3 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
2 3 (50.00%) Scrum
2 3 (50.00%) Programme Management
2 3 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (33.33%) ETL
4 1 (16.67%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 6 (100.00%) Java
2 5 (83.33%) SQL
3 2 (33.33%) VB.NET
3 2 (33.33%) PL/SQL
3 2 (33.33%) C#
Qualifications
1 3 (50.00%) SC Cleared
1 3 (50.00%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 3 (50.00%) SAP
2 2 (33.33%) Oracle