The table below looks at the statistics for the Java Software Engineer role in IT contracts advertised for the Southampton 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 43 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs requiring a Java Software Engineer 1 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Southampton 0.30% - -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.32% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Average daily rate
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£365 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £518 £320 £321
% change year-on-year
+61.71% -0.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
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 Southampton 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
Southampton
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
316 290 219
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Southampton 95.18% 96.35% 90.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 198 185 113
Average daily rate £350 £338 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.70% -3.43%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £215 £175 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £650 £455
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 27 38 32
Average hourly rate £13.73 £14.75 £14.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.94% +5.35%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £11.50 £9.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.00 £25.00 £30.00
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 Southampton

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

Java Software Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

Java Software Engineer
Daily Rate Trend in Southampton

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

Java Software Engineer Daily Rate Trend in Southampton

Java Software Engineer
Top 15 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 27 November 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Southampton 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 2 (100.00%) Java
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 1 (50.00%) Web Development
2 1 (50.00%) NGN
2 1 (50.00%) ICONIX
2 1 (50.00%) Network Security
2 1 (50.00%) Drools
2 1 (50.00%) Validation
2 1 (50.00%) Scrum
2 1 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (50.00%) SQL
2 1 (50.00%) JUnit
2 1 (50.00%) UML
2 1 (50.00%) Python

Java Software Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton by Category

For the 6 months to 27 November 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Southampton 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.

Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) NGN
1 1 (50.00%) Network Security
Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) JUnit
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) Drools
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 1 (50.00%) Web Development
2 1 (50.00%) ICONIX
2 1 (50.00%) Validation
2 1 (50.00%) Scrum
2 1 (50.00%) UML
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) Java
2 1 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (50.00%) SQL
2 1 (50.00%) Python