The table below looks at the statistics for JCE skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited JCE over the 3 months to 27 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
27 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Java Cryptography Extension (JCE)
Rank 633 658 -
Rank change year-on-year
+25 -
Contract jobs citing JCE 1 6 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.002% 0.010% -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.006% 0.037% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 5 0
Median daily rate £500 £400 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £500 £400 -
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -
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 Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category in contract jobs advertised across the UK.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
15889 16310 15708
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 29.80% 27.96% 27.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 11016 11043 9971
Median daily rate £420 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.00% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £285 £268
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £367 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.17% +4.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 196 289 217
Median hourly rate £40.50 £39.00 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.84% +11.42%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.68 £17.50 £17.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.40 £52.17 £71.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £39.25 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+1.91% +12.14%

JCE
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of contract jobs citing JCE as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

JCE Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

JCE
Daily Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing JCE within the UK.

JCE Daily Rate Trend in the UK

JCE
Hourly Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing JCE within the UK.

JCE Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

JCE
Top 4 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing JCE within the UK over the 3 months to 27 August 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
England +12 1 £500 +25.00%
Leatherhead +9 1 £500 +25.00%
South East +5 1 £500 +25.00%
Surrey -4 1 £500 +25.00%

JCE
Top 15 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 August 2016, IT contractor jobs citing JCE also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads with a requirement for JCE.

1 13 (100.00%) Java
1 13 (100.00%) PKI
1 13 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 13 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 12 (92.31%) Maven
2 12 (92.31%) Linux
2 12 (92.31%) JBoss
2 12 (92.31%) Eclipse
3 10 (76.92%) SSL
4 9 (69.23%) Cryptography
4 9 (69.23%) XML
4 9 (69.23%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 9 (69.23%) Algorithms
4 9 (69.23%) Integration Testing
5 2 (15.38%) Degree

JCE
Top Related IT Skills 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 12 (92.31%) JBoss
Communications & Networking
1 10 (76.92%) SSL
Development Applications
1 12 (92.31%) Eclipse
1 12 (92.31%) Maven
Job Titles
1 10 (76.92%) Developer
1 10 (76.92%) Java Developer
2 5 (38.46%) Technical Leader
3 2 (15.38%) Lead Developer
3 2 (15.38%) Technical Developer
4 1 (7.69%) SC Cleared Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (69.23%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 13 (100.00%) PKI
2 9 (69.23%) Algorithms
2 9 (69.23%) Cryptography
Operating Systems
1 12 (92.31%) Linux
2 9 (69.23%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (69.23%) Integration Testing
Programming Languages
1 13 (100.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 13 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 13 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 2 (15.38%) Degree