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 February 2017 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 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Java Consultant
England / South East
Rank 232 258 260
Rank change year-on-year
+26 +2
Contract jobs requiring a Java Consultant 11 4 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.14% 0.046% 0.031%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.15% 0.049% 0.033%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 1 2
Median daily rate £600 £328 £493
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+83.20% -33.50%
UK excluding London median daily rate £600 £513 £400
% change year-on-year
+17.07% +28.12%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

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
7220 8201 9181
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 93.68% 94.58% 94.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 4216 5014 4892
Median daily rate £400 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £501
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 370 382 436
Median hourly rate £17.50 £17.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.94% -2.85%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.33 £11.50 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.50 £53.00 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £18.48 £16.85
% change year-on-year
-5.27% +9.64%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Java Consultant across the South East region over the 3 months to 27 February 2017.

Java Consultant Daily Rate Histogram 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 February 2017. 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 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 - 9 £600 -
Hampshire +8 1 £450 -
Surrey - 1 - -
Java Consultant
England

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

For the 6 months to 27 February 2017, 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 9 (69.23%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 9 (69.23%) Hadoop
2 9 (69.23%) Linux
3 8 (61.54%) Unix
3 8 (61.54%) JavaScript
3 8 (61.54%) Python
3 8 (61.54%) HTTP
3 8 (61.54%) TCP/IP
3 8 (61.54%) Debian
3 8 (61.54%) ICMP
3 8 (61.54%) SSH
3 8 (61.54%) Ubuntu
3 8 (61.54%) Git (software)
3 8 (61.54%) SC Cleared
3 8 (61.54%) Security Cleared
3 8 (61.54%) CentOS
3 8 (61.54%) Bash Shell
3 8 (61.54%) DevOps
3 8 (61.54%) Ansible
3 8 (61.54%) SELinux
3 8 (61.54%) Prototyping
3 8 (61.54%) Linux Command Line
4 2 (15.38%) Open Source Development
4 2 (15.38%) Open Source
4 2 (15.38%) REST
4 2 (15.38%) Java EE
4 2 (15.38%) TDD
4 2 (15.38%) CSS
5 1 (7.69%) SOAP

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%) Anypoint
1 1 (7.69%) Apache Spark
1 1 (7.69%) JBoss
1 1 (7.69%) Mule
1 1 (7.69%) Mule ESB
Communications & Networking
1 8 (61.54%) HTTP
1 8 (61.54%) ICMP
1 8 (61.54%) SSH
1 8 (61.54%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (69.23%) Hadoop
2 1 (7.69%) Apache Hive
2 1 (7.69%) Big Data
2 1 (7.69%) DB2
2 1 (7.69%) HBase
2 1 (7.69%) Impala
2 1 (7.69%) NoSQL
2 1 (7.69%) Sqoop
Development Applications
1 8 (61.54%) Git (software)
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (15.38%) CSS
1 2 (15.38%) Java EE
1 2 (15.38%) REST
2 1 (7.69%) CSS3
2 1 (7.69%) HTML
2 1 (7.69%) HTML5
2 1 (7.69%) SOAP
2 1 (7.69%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 8 (61.54%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 9 (69.23%) Linux
1 9 (69.23%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 8 (61.54%) CentOS
2 8 (61.54%) Debian
2 8 (61.54%) Ubuntu
2 8 (61.54%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (61.54%) DevOps
1 8 (61.54%) Prototyping
2 2 (15.38%) Open Source
2 2 (15.38%) Open Source Development
2 2 (15.38%) TDD
3 1 (7.69%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (7.69%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (7.69%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (7.69%) E-Commerce
3 1 (7.69%) ERP
3 1 (7.69%) ETL
3 1 (7.69%) MapReduce
3 1 (7.69%) Migration
3 1 (7.69%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 13 (100.00%) Java
2 8 (61.54%) Bash Shell
2 8 (61.54%) JavaScript
2 8 (61.54%) Python
3 1 (7.69%) Scala
Qualifications
1 8 (61.54%) SC Cleared
1 8 (61.54%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 1 (7.69%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 8 (61.54%) Ansible
1 8 (61.54%) SELinux
2 1 (7.69%) Oozie
Vendors
1 1 (7.69%) Ab Initio
1 1 (7.69%) MicroStrategy
1 1 (7.69%) MuleSoft