The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the South West region that had Java Software Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 30 July 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
30 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Java Software Engineer
Rank 136 129 143
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +14
Contract jobs requiring a Java Software Engineer 9 21 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 0.30% 0.65% 0.16%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.31% 0.69% 0.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 2 3
Median daily rate £375 £325 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.38% -13.33%
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £375 £320
% change year-on-year
+10.66% +17.18%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 18 1
Median hourly rate £44.25 £55.00 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-19.54% +57.14%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £45.00 £55.00 £33.75
% change year-on-year
-18.18% +62.96%
Java Software Engineer
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 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
2892 3061 2921
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 94.82% 95.45% 95.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 1881 1951 1906
Median daily rate £369 £370 £360
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.33% +2.77%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 130 202 178
Median hourly rate £26.75 £19.50 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+37.17% -2.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £12.50 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.90 £49.19 £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.16 £16.25
% change year-on-year
+2.10% -0.55%

Java Software Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

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

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
Hourly Rate Histogram in the South West

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Java Software Engineer across the South West region over the 3 months to 30 July 2016.

Java Software Engineer Hourly Rate Histogram 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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Java Software Engineer within the South West region over the 3 months to 30 July 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
Somerset +5 7 £375 - 1
Bristol -2 1 - - 2
Dorset -5 1 £363 +31.81% 1
Java Software Engineer
England

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

For the 6 months to 30 July 2016, Java Software Engineer 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 West region featuring Java Software Engineer in the job title.

1 25 (100.00%) Java
1 25 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 16 (64.00%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (64.00%) C++
3 13 (52.00%) UML
4 12 (48.00%) Security Cleared
5 10 (40.00%) SC Cleared
6 9 (36.00%) Spring
7 8 (32.00%) Linux
7 8 (32.00%) Ada
7 8 (32.00%) OO
7 8 (32.00%) Web Services
8 6 (24.00%) JavaScript
8 6 (24.00%) Rational DOORS
9 5 (20.00%) MongoDB
9 5 (20.00%) OAuth2
9 5 (20.00%) JSON
9 5 (20.00%) Semantic Web
9 5 (20.00%) Open Source
9 5 (20.00%) Git (software)
9 5 (20.00%) RESTful
9 5 (20.00%) Visual Studio
9 5 (20.00%) E-Commerce
9 5 (20.00%) Windows
9 5 (20.00%) Aerospace
9 5 (20.00%) Scrum
9 5 (20.00%) JSON-LD
9 5 (20.00%) Open Source Development
10 4 (16.00%) Pair Programming
10 4 (16.00%) SOA

Java Software Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in the South West 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 4 (16.00%) Confluence
2 2 (8.00%) Apache
3 1 (4.00%) Apache Spark
3 1 (4.00%) GemFire
3 1 (4.00%) Tomcat
Communications & Networking
1 2 (8.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (20.00%) MongoDB
2 4 (16.00%) Neo4j
3 2 (8.00%) Big Data
4 1 (4.00%) Apache Cassandra
4 1 (4.00%) Hadoop
4 1 (4.00%) MySQL
4 1 (4.00%) NoSQL
4 1 (4.00%) Oracle Database
4 1 (4.00%) Oracle Database 11g
4 1 (4.00%) Relational Database
4 1 (4.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 6 (24.00%) Rational DOORS
2 5 (20.00%) Git (software)
2 5 (20.00%) Visual Studio
3 4 (16.00%) Eclipse
3 4 (16.00%) JIRA
4 3 (12.00%) NetBeans
4 3 (12.00%) Rational Rhapsody
4 3 (12.00%) Subversion
5 1 (4.00%) Artifactory
5 1 (4.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 1 (4.00%) Bitbucket
5 1 (4.00%) Gradle
5 1 (4.00%) Jenkins
5 1 (4.00%) JUnit
5 1 (4.00%) Mockito
5 1 (4.00%) Sonatype Nexus
5 1 (4.00%) TeamCity
General
1 5 (20.00%) Aerospace
2 3 (12.00%) Games
3 2 (8.00%) Finance
3 2 (8.00%) Military
4 1 (4.00%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (36.00%) Spring
2 8 (32.00%) Web Services
3 5 (20.00%) JSON
3 5 (20.00%) JSON-LD
3 5 (20.00%) OAuth2
3 5 (20.00%) RESTful
4 3 (12.00%) Apache Camel
4 3 (12.00%) Apache CXF
4 3 (12.00%) MFC
4 3 (12.00%) SAML
4 3 (12.00%) STL
5 2 (8.00%) AngularJS
5 2 (8.00%) CSS
5 2 (8.00%) HTML
5 2 (8.00%) Java EE
5 2 (8.00%) OpenGL
6 1 (4.00%) Hibernate
6 1 (4.00%) J2EE
6 1 (4.00%) JSP
6 1 (4.00%) Kafka
Miscellaneous
1 5 (20.00%) Semantic Web
2 3 (12.00%) Management Information System
3 1 (4.00%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (4.00%) User Experience
3 1 (4.00%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 8 (32.00%) Linux
2 5 (20.00%) Windows
3 3 (12.00%) Unix
3 3 (12.00%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 16 (64.00%) Agile Software Development
3 13 (52.00%) UML
4 8 (32.00%) OO
5 5 (20.00%) E-Commerce
5 5 (20.00%) Open Source
5 5 (20.00%) Open Source Development
5 5 (20.00%) Scrum
6 4 (16.00%) DevOps
6 4 (16.00%) Microservices
6 4 (16.00%) Multithreading
6 4 (16.00%) Pair Programming
6 4 (16.00%) SOA
7 3 (12.00%) High Availability
7 3 (12.00%) Information Management
7 3 (12.00%) Requirements Analysis
7 3 (12.00%) TDD
7 3 (12.00%) Time Management
7 3 (12.00%) Use Case
8 2 (8.00%) Requirements Management
Programming Languages
1 25 (100.00%) Java
2 16 (64.00%) C++
3 8 (32.00%) Ada
4 6 (24.00%) JavaScript
5 3 (12.00%) C
5 3 (12.00%) C#
5 3 (12.00%) SQL
6 1 (4.00%) Groovy
6 1 (4.00%) PL/SQL
6 1 (4.00%) Ruby
6 1 (4.00%) Scala
Qualifications
1 12 (48.00%) Security Cleared
2 10 (40.00%) SC Cleared
3 2 (8.00%) DV Cleared
System Software
1 2 (8.00%) Shibboleth
2 1 (4.00%) Docker
2 1 (4.00%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 3 (12.00%) OpenAM
2 2 (8.00%) OpenSSO
2 2 (8.00%) Sun Identity Manager
3 1 (4.00%) Ansible
3 1 (4.00%) Kubernetes
3 1 (4.00%) Mesos
3 1 (4.00%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (4.00%) Puppet
Vendors
1 3 (12.00%) ForgeRock
1 3 (12.00%) Luciad
2 2 (8.00%) Sun
3 1 (4.00%) Oracle
3 1 (4.00%) VMware
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