The table below looks at the statistics for the Java Software Engineer role in IT contracts advertised for the South West 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 27 November 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
27 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java Software Engineer
Rank 146 - 131
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs requiring a Java Software Engineer 1 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 0.030% - 0.037%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.032% - 0.039%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Average daily rate
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- - £288
UK excluding London average daily rate £518 £320 £321
% change year-on-year
+61.71% -0.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £46.25 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.38 £36.00 -
% change year-on-year
+9.37% -
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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 West 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 West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
3108 2040 2539
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 94.21% 92.43% 93.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 2018 1285 1443
Average daily rate £375 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £200 £223
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £475 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 225 180 205
Average hourly rate £23.00 £17.50 £18.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+31.42% -6.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.38 £11.92 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.50 £32.63 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £16.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
- -11.11%

Java Software Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

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

Java Software Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

Java Software Engineer
Daily Rate Trend in the South West

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

Java Software Engineer Daily Rate Trend in the South West

Java Software Engineer
Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

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

Java Software Engineer Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

Java Software Engineer
Contract Job Locations in the South West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Java Software Engineer within the South West region over the 3 months to 27 November 2014. 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
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bristol - 1 - - 3
Wiltshire - - - -
Java Software Engineer
England

Java Software Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 27 November 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South West 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 8 (100.00%) Java
1 8 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 5 (62.50%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (62.50%) Scrum
2 5 (62.50%) SQL
3 4 (50.00%) JSP
3 4 (50.00%) Aerospace
3 4 (50.00%) Eclipse
3 4 (50.00%) Apache
3 4 (50.00%) Tomcat
3 4 (50.00%) Security Cleared
4 3 (37.50%) Digital Marketing
4 3 (37.50%) Time Management
4 3 (37.50%) SC Cleared
4 3 (37.50%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 3 (37.50%) Marketing
4 3 (37.50%) Web Development
4 3 (37.50%) DTV
4 3 (37.50%) Business Intelligence
4 3 (37.50%) Manufacturing
4 3 (37.50%) Programme Management
4 3 (37.50%) Electronics
4 3 (37.50%) Telecoms
4 3 (37.50%) Finance
4 3 (37.50%) Web Services
4 3 (37.50%) HTML
4 3 (37.50%) OO
4 3 (37.50%) SAP
4 3 (37.50%) CSS
4 3 (37.50%) J2EE

Java Software Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 27 November 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South West 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 4 (50.00%) Apache
1 4 (50.00%) Tomcat
Business Applications
1 3 (37.50%) SAP Oil and Gas
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (12.50%) Oracle Database 11g
1 1 (12.50%) Oracle Database
1 1 (12.50%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 4 (50.00%) Eclipse
2 1 (12.50%) Rational DOORS
2 1 (12.50%) Rational Rhapsody
2 1 (12.50%) ClearCase
2 1 (12.50%) ClearQuest
2 1 (12.50%) Ant
2 1 (12.50%) JUnit
General
1 4 (50.00%) Aerospace
2 3 (37.50%) Marketing
2 3 (37.50%) Manufacturing
2 3 (37.50%) Electronics
2 3 (37.50%) Telecoms
2 3 (37.50%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (50.00%) JSP
2 3 (37.50%) Web Services
2 3 (37.50%) HTML
2 3 (37.50%) CSS
2 3 (37.50%) J2EE
3 2 (25.00%) .NET
3 2 (25.00%) Spring MVC
3 2 (25.00%) Spring
4 1 (12.50%) GWT
4 1 (12.50%) Java EE
4 1 (12.50%) Spring Batch
4 1 (12.50%) Spring Integration
4 1 (12.50%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 3 (37.50%) DTV
2 1 (12.50%) Cryptography
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 5 (62.50%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (62.50%) Scrum
3 3 (37.50%) Digital Marketing
3 3 (37.50%) Time Management
3 3 (37.50%) Web Development
3 3 (37.50%) Business Intelligence
3 3 (37.50%) Programme Management
3 3 (37.50%) OO
4 2 (25.00%) ETL
4 2 (25.00%) MVC
5 1 (12.50%) Information Management
5 1 (12.50%) Requirements Analysis
5 1 (12.50%) System Testing
5 1 (12.50%) Requirements Engineering
5 1 (12.50%) Web Application Development
5 1 (12.50%) UML
Programming Languages
1 8 (100.00%) Java
2 5 (62.50%) SQL
3 2 (25.00%) PL/SQL
3 2 (25.00%) C#
3 2 (25.00%) VB.NET
4 1 (12.50%) C++
Qualifications
1 4 (50.00%) Security Cleared
2 3 (37.50%) SC Cleared
System Software
1 1 (12.50%) Oracle RAC
Vendors
1 3 (37.50%) SAP
1 3 (37.50%) Oracle
2 1 (12.50%) Google