The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the South East region that had Java Software Developer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 27 June 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 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Java Software Developer
Rank 236 257 235
Rank change year-on-year
+21 -22
Contract jobs requiring a Java Software Developer 25 7 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.28% 0.075% 0.14%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.29% 0.079% 0.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 5 7
Median daily rate £360 £375 £428
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.00% -12.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £332 £343 £328
10% offered a daily rate of more than £750 £476 £483
UK excluding London median daily rate £383 £363 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.51% -3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 1
Median hourly rate £44.75 £35.00 £32.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+27.85% +7.69%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.25 £35.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+15.00% +7.69%
Java Software Developer
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
8527 8821 8647
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 94.82% 94.97% 94.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 5088 5044 4690
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 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £494
UK excluding London median daily rate £398 £370 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.43% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 385 418 443
Median hourly rate £19.44 £16.50 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+17.78% -2.94%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.75 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.00 £40.00 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £16.14 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+8.42% -2.18%

Java Software Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

Java Software Developer Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

Java Software Developer
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 Software Developer across the South East region.

Java Software Developer Daily Rate Trend in the South East

Java Software Developer
Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Java Software Developer across the South East region over the 3 months to 27 June 2016.

Java Software Developer Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

Java Software Developer
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 Software Developer across the South East region.

Java Software Developer Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

Java Software Developer
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 Software Developer within the South East region over the 3 months to 27 June 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
Kent - 7 £750 -
Middlesex - 6 £350 -
Oxfordshire +15 5 £350 -25.53% 3
Hampshire +15 4 £390 +18.18%
Surrey - 2 £450 - 6
West Sussex - 1 £441 -
Java Software Developer
England

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

For the 6 months to 27 June 2016, Java Software Developer 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 Software Developer in the job title.

1 37 (100.00%) Java
2 24 (64.86%) Software Engineering
3 15 (40.54%) Linux
4 13 (35.14%) SQL
4 13 (35.14%) Agile Software Development
5 12 (32.43%) Oracle
6 11 (29.73%) Perl
6 11 (29.73%) C
6 11 (29.73%) Cloud Foundry
7 10 (27.03%) Ruby
8 9 (24.32%) TDD
8 9 (24.32%) Spring
8 9 (24.32%) Finance
8 9 (24.32%) HTML
9 8 (21.62%) JavaScript
9 8 (21.62%) Docker
9 8 (21.62%) DevOps
9 8 (21.62%) Go
10 7 (18.92%) AngularJS
10 7 (18.92%) Continuous Delivery
10 7 (18.92%) C++
10 7 (18.92%) Unix
10 7 (18.92%) PaaS
10 7 (18.92%) HTML5
11 6 (16.22%) Heroku
11 6 (16.22%) NoSQL
11 6 (16.22%) Microsoft Azure
11 6 (16.22%) Amazon AWS
11 6 (16.22%) Ruby on Rails
11 6 (16.22%) Web Development

Java Software Developer 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 11 (29.73%) Cloud Foundry
2 5 (13.51%) OpenStack
3 2 (5.41%) Tomcat
4 1 (2.70%) Elasticsearch
4 1 (2.70%) GlassFish
4 1 (2.70%) JBoss
Business Applications
1 1 (2.70%) BusinessWorks
Cloud Services
1 7 (18.92%) PaaS
2 6 (16.22%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (16.22%) Heroku
2 6 (16.22%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (10.81%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
4 2 (5.41%) Bluemix
5 1 (2.70%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (16.22%) SAN
2 4 (10.81%) AMQP
3 2 (5.41%) SNMP
4 1 (2.70%) DVB
4 1 (2.70%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (16.22%) NoSQL
1 6 (16.22%) Relational Database
2 3 (8.11%) Apache Cassandra
2 3 (8.11%) MySQL
3 2 (5.41%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (2.70%) Hadoop
4 1 (2.70%) Redis
4 1 (2.70%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 6 (16.22%) Jenkins
2 4 (10.81%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 4 (10.81%) Eclipse
3 2 (5.41%) Git (software)
3 2 (5.41%) JUnit
3 2 (5.41%) Subversion
4 1 (2.70%) ANTLR
4 1 (2.70%) Hudson
4 1 (2.70%) Maven
4 1 (2.70%) NetBeans
General
1 9 (24.32%) Finance
2 2 (5.41%) Aerospace
2 2 (5.41%) Banking
2 2 (5.41%) Games
3 1 (2.70%) Electronics
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (24.32%) HTML
1 9 (24.32%) Spring
2 7 (18.92%) AngularJS
2 7 (18.92%) HTML5
3 6 (16.22%) JMS
3 6 (16.22%) Ruby on Rails
3 6 (16.22%) STL
3 6 (16.22%) Web Services
3 6 (16.22%) XHTML
4 5 (13.51%) Boost C++ Libraries
4 5 (13.51%) RabbitMQ
4 5 (13.51%) Swing
5 3 (8.11%) CSS
6 2 (5.41%) Ajax
6 2 (5.41%) JavaFX
6 2 (5.41%) REST
6 2 (5.41%) XML
7 1 (2.70%) JFace
7 1 (2.70%) Kafka
7 1 (2.70%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 5 (13.51%) Data Integration
2 4 (10.81%) Cloud Native
Operating Systems
1 15 (40.54%) Linux
2 7 (18.92%) Unix
3 2 (5.41%) Windows
4 1 (2.70%) Mac OS X
4 1 (2.70%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (64.86%) Software Engineering
2 13 (35.14%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (24.32%) TDD
4 8 (21.62%) DevOps
5 7 (18.92%) Continuous Delivery
6 6 (16.22%) Microservices
6 6 (16.22%) Web Development
7 5 (13.51%) Business Analysis
7 5 (13.51%) Data Migration
7 5 (13.51%) Migration
7 5 (13.51%) Multithreading
7 5 (13.51%) SOA
8 4 (10.81%) High Availability
9 2 (5.41%) Extreme Programming
9 2 (5.41%) Investment Management
9 2 (5.41%) Network Management
9 2 (5.41%) SDLC
9 2 (5.41%) Technical Architecture
10 1 (2.70%) Asset Management
10 1 (2.70%) SysML
Programming Languages
1 37 (100.00%) Java
2 13 (35.14%) SQL
3 11 (29.73%) C
3 11 (29.73%) Perl
4 10 (27.03%) Ruby
5 8 (21.62%) Go
5 8 (21.62%) JavaScript
6 7 (18.92%) C++
7 6 (16.22%) C#
8 5 (13.51%) Python
9 2 (5.41%) Scala
9 2 (5.41%) Tcl
10 1 (2.70%) Bash Shell
10 1 (2.70%) Jython
Qualifications
1 3 (8.11%) SC Cleared
1 3 (8.11%) Security Cleared
2 1 (2.70%) Degree
System Software
1 8 (21.62%) Docker
2 3 (8.11%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 6 (16.22%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 12 (32.43%) Oracle
2 1 (2.70%) Google
2 1 (2.70%) TIBCO
2 1 (2.70%) Twitter