The table below looks at the statistics for the Java Consultant role in IT contracts advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Java Consultant in their job title over the 3 months to 7 July 2015 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
7 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Java Consultant
Rank - 243 231
Contract jobs requiring a Java Consultant 0 2 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East - 0.022% 0.012%
As % of the Job Titles category - 0.024% 0.013%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 0
Average daily rate
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- £388 -
UK excluding London average daily rate £475 £413 -
% change year-on-year
+15.15% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
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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 South East 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
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
8443 8253 7814
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 92.38% 92.48% 92.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 4908 4500 3983
Average daily rate £375 £350 £352
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -0.46%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £213 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 411 421 591
Average hourly rate £16.14 £16.50 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.18% -5.71%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.04 £11.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £42.50 £38.90
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.08 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+2.61% -8.11%

Java Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

Java Consultant Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

Java Consultant
Daily Rate Trend in the South East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Java Consultant across the South East region.

Java Consultant Daily Rate Trend in the South East

Java Consultant
Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Java Consultant across the South East region.

Java Consultant Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

Java Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 7 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South East region that cited Java Consultant 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 Consultant in their job title.

1 4 (100.00%) Java
2 3 (75.00%) Middleware
3 2 (50.00%) SOA
3 2 (50.00%) SDLC
3 2 (50.00%) WebSphere
4 1 (25.00%) Web Development
4 1 (25.00%) JSON
4 1 (25.00%) JIRA
4 1 (25.00%) Performance Testing
4 1 (25.00%) Amazon S3
4 1 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (25.00%) Open Source
4 1 (25.00%) CA Wily
4 1 (25.00%) HTML5
4 1 (25.00%) Cucumber
4 1 (25.00%) BDD
4 1 (25.00%) Amazon SQS
4 1 (25.00%) REST
4 1 (25.00%) Root Cause Analysis
4 1 (25.00%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (25.00%) Service Delivery
4 1 (25.00%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (25.00%) Introscope
4 1 (25.00%) Finance
4 1 (25.00%) Publishing
4 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (25.00%) TDD
4 1 (25.00%) Spring
4 1 (25.00%) JavaScript
4 1 (25.00%) Perl

Java Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 7 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South East region that cited Java Consultant 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 Consultant in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (50.00%) WebSphere
2 1 (25.00%) WebSphere Application Server
2 1 (25.00%) WebLogic
2 1 (25.00%) JBoss
2 1 (25.00%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 1 (25.00%) Amazon S3
1 1 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (25.00%) Amazon SQS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (25.00%) LDAP
Development Applications
1 1 (25.00%) JUnit
1 1 (25.00%) Introscope
1 1 (25.00%) JIRA
1 1 (25.00%) Cucumber
General
1 1 (25.00%) Finance
1 1 (25.00%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (75.00%) Middleware
2 1 (25.00%) Spring
2 1 (25.00%) JSON
2 1 (25.00%) HTML5
2 1 (25.00%) REST
2 1 (25.00%) HTML
2 1 (25.00%) EJB
2 1 (25.00%) Web Services
2 1 (25.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 1 (25.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) SOA
1 2 (50.00%) SDLC
2 1 (25.00%) Service Delivery
2 1 (25.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (25.00%) TDD
2 1 (25.00%) Web Development
2 1 (25.00%) Performance Testing
2 1 (25.00%) Open Source
2 1 (25.00%) BDD
2 1 (25.00%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) Java
2 1 (25.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (25.00%) Perl
Systems Management
1 1 (25.00%) CA Single Sign-On
1 1 (25.00%) CA Wily
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) Oracle
1 1 (25.00%) CA