The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the South East region that had Java Consultant featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 27 August 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
27 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Java Consultant
Rank 259 - 256
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs requiring a Java Consultant 6 0 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.070% - 0.032%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.074% - 0.034%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 1
Median daily rate £515 - £388
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £550 £393
% change year-on-year
-22.72% +40.12%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
Java Consultant
England

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
8085 9312 8791
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 93.98% 94.99% 94.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 4891 5575 4868
Median daily rate £400 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £230 £203
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £495
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 359 439 429
Median hourly rate £21.50 £17.00 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+26.47% +3.03%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £48.00 £40.00 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +3.03%

Java Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

The demand trend of IT contracts across the South East region that featured Java Consultant in the job title.

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
Contract Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Java Consultant within the South East region over the 3 months to 27 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
Berkshire - 2 £425 - 1
Buckinghamshire - 1 - -
Hampshire - 1 £515 -
Oxfordshire - 1 - -
Surrey - 1 £540 -
Java Consultant
England

Java Consultant Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 27 August 2016, Java Consultant 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 South East region featuring Java Consultant in the job title.

1 13 (100.00%) Java
2 6 (46.15%) C#
3 4 (30.77%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (23.08%) C
4 3 (23.08%) Selenium
4 3 (23.08%) Finance
4 3 (23.08%) Migration
4 3 (23.08%) JUnit
4 3 (23.08%) Oracle
4 3 (23.08%) Windows
4 3 (23.08%) Security Cleared
4 3 (23.08%) User Stories
5 2 (15.38%) Defect Tracking
5 2 (15.38%) SpecFlow
5 2 (15.38%) Mentoring
5 2 (15.38%) F#
5 2 (15.38%) Team Foundation Server
5 2 (15.38%) Amazon AWS
5 2 (15.38%) WebDriver
5 2 (15.38%) BDD
5 2 (15.38%) NuGet
5 2 (15.38%) Oracle Reports
5 2 (15.38%) Python
5 2 (15.38%) Perl
5 2 (15.38%) .NET
5 2 (15.38%) C++
5 2 (15.38%) IBM
5 2 (15.38%) ISEB
5 2 (15.38%) Regression Testing
5 2 (15.38%) Test Scripting

Java Consultant Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in the South East 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 1 (7.69%) Adobe Experience Manager
1 1 (7.69%) Documentum
1 1 (7.69%) WebLogic
Applications
1 1 (7.69%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (15.38%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (7.69%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (15.38%) Oracle Reports
2 1 (7.69%) Big Data
2 1 (7.69%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 3 (23.08%) JUnit
1 3 (23.08%) Selenium
2 2 (15.38%) NuGet
2 2 (15.38%) Oracle APEX
2 2 (15.38%) SpecFlow
2 2 (15.38%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (15.38%) WebDriver
3 1 (7.69%) Ant
3 1 (7.69%) AppScan
3 1 (7.69%) CruiseControl
3 1 (7.69%) Eclipse
3 1 (7.69%) JBehave
3 1 (7.69%) Metasploit
3 1 (7.69%) StarTeam
3 1 (7.69%) Subversion
3 1 (7.69%) TestNG
General
1 3 (23.08%) Finance
2 1 (7.69%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (15.38%) .NET
1 2 (15.38%) Java EE
2 1 (7.69%) WDK
Miscellaneous
1 1 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (7.69%) Mainframe
1 1 (7.69%) Management Information System
1 1 (7.69%) Taxonomies
1 1 (7.69%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 3 (23.08%) Windows
2 1 (7.69%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (30.77%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (23.08%) Migration
2 3 (23.08%) User Stories
3 2 (15.38%) BDD
3 2 (15.38%) Defect Tracking
3 2 (15.38%) Information Security
3 2 (15.38%) Mentoring
3 2 (15.38%) Regression Testing
3 2 (15.38%) Scrum
3 2 (15.38%) Test Scripting
4 1 (7.69%) Content Management
4 1 (7.69%) Information Management
4 1 (7.69%) Open Source
4 1 (7.69%) Pair Programming
4 1 (7.69%) Penetration Testing
4 1 (7.69%) Presales
4 1 (7.69%) Risk Management
4 1 (7.69%) SDLC
4 1 (7.69%) TDD
4 1 (7.69%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 13 (100.00%) Java
2 6 (46.15%) C#
3 3 (23.08%) C
4 2 (15.38%) C++
4 2 (15.38%) F#
4 2 (15.38%) Perl
4 2 (15.38%) Python
5 1 (7.69%) Assembly Language
5 1 (7.69%) COBOL
5 1 (7.69%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 3 (23.08%) Security Cleared
2 2 (15.38%) ISEB
2 2 (15.38%) ISTQB
2 2 (15.38%) SC Cleared
3 1 (7.69%) CEH
3 1 (7.69%) CISA
3 1 (7.69%) CISM
3 1 (7.69%) CISSP
3 1 (7.69%) CRISC
3 1 (7.69%) DV Cleared
3 1 (7.69%) GIAC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.69%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (7.69%) Nessus
Vendors
1 3 (23.08%) Oracle
2 2 (15.38%) IBM
3 1 (7.69%) Veracode