The median contractor rate for a Java Software Engineer was - per day in advertised job vacancies in Buckinghamshire during the 3 months to 25 March 2017.

The first table below provides contractor rate benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Java Software Engineer
South East / Buckinghamshire
Rank - 75 -
Contract jobs requiring a Java Software Engineer 0 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire - 0.19% -
As % of the Job Titles category - 0.20% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £420 £338
% change year-on-year +7.14% +24.44%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.50 £39.00 £46.75
% change year-on-year +6.41% -16.57%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies advertised in Buckinghamshire. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

Contract IT Job Roles
Buckinghamshire
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 966 997 1148
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Buckinghamshire 93.79% 95.59% 95.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 488 522 520
Median daily rate £400 £400 £355
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +12.67%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £288 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 36 32 37
Median hourly rate £16.00 £22.50 £18.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -28.88% +21.62%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £12.00 £11.33
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.00 £38.50 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £20.00 £17.22
% change year-on-year -12.50% +16.14%  

Java Software Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Buckinghamshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire that featured Java Software Engineer in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Java Software Engineer in Buckinghamshire

Java Software Engineer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Java Software Engineer in Buckinghamshire

Java Software Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 25 March 2017, 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 Buckinghamshire region featuring Java Software Engineer in the job title.

1 7 (100.00%) Java
2 6 (85.71%) Software Engineering
2 6 (85.71%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (57.14%) TDD
3 4 (57.14%) Spring
3 4 (57.14%) Linux
4 3 (42.86%) Unix
4 3 (42.86%) Shell Script
4 3 (42.86%) Scrum
4 3 (42.86%) SOA
4 3 (42.86%) Java EE
4 3 (42.86%) Pair Programming
4 3 (42.86%) Spring Boot
4 3 (42.86%) Microservices
4 3 (42.86%) Spring Cloud
5 2 (28.57%) BDD
5 2 (28.57%) Big Data
5 2 (28.57%) Retail
5 2 (28.57%) Continuous Integration
5 2 (28.57%) Domain-Driven Design
5 2 (28.57%) Hadoop
5 2 (28.57%) Node.js
6 1 (14.29%) REST
6 1 (14.29%) High Availability
6 1 (14.29%) MapReduce
6 1 (14.29%) Test Strategy
6 1 (14.29%) Redis
6 1 (14.29%) Gherkin
6 1 (14.29%) Cucumber
6 1 (14.29%) DV Cleared

Java Software Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire 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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (28.57%) Big Data
1 2 (28.57%) Hadoop
2 1 (14.29%) MongoDB
2 1 (14.29%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (14.29%) Redis
Development Applications
1 1 (14.29%) Ant
1 1 (14.29%) Cucumber
1 1 (14.29%) Eclipse
1 1 (14.29%) Gradle
1 1 (14.29%) JIRA
1 1 (14.29%) Vagrant
General
1 2 (28.57%) Retail
2 1 (14.29%) Banking
2 1 (14.29%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (57.14%) Spring
2 3 (42.86%) Java EE
2 3 (42.86%) Spring Boot
2 3 (42.86%) Spring Cloud
3 2 (28.57%) Node.js
4 1 (14.29%) .NET
4 1 (14.29%) CSS
4 1 (14.29%) EJB
4 1 (14.29%) Elastic Stack
4 1 (14.29%) Gherkin
4 1 (14.29%) HTML
4 1 (14.29%) J2EE
4 1 (14.29%) JMS
4 1 (14.29%) REST
4 1 (14.29%) Web Services
4 1 (14.29%) XML
4 1 (14.29%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (14.29%) Computer Science
1 1 (14.29%) IVR
Operating Systems
1 4 (57.14%) Linux
2 3 (42.86%) Unix
3 1 (14.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (14.29%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (85.71%) Agile Software Development
1 6 (85.71%) Software Engineering
2 4 (57.14%) TDD
3 3 (42.86%) Microservices
3 3 (42.86%) Pair Programming
3 3 (42.86%) Scrum
3 3 (42.86%) SOA
4 2 (28.57%) BDD
4 2 (28.57%) Continuous Integration
4 2 (28.57%) Domain-Driven Design
5 1 (14.29%) Agile Project Management
5 1 (14.29%) Automation Testing
5 1 (14.29%) Coaching
5 1 (14.29%) Continuous Delivery
5 1 (14.29%) Data Transformation
5 1 (14.29%) High Availability
5 1 (14.29%) MapReduce
5 1 (14.29%) Mentoring
5 1 (14.29%) Software Optimisation
5 1 (14.29%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 7 (100.00%) Java
2 3 (42.86%) Shell Script
3 1 (14.29%) C
3 1 (14.29%) C#
3 1 (14.29%) C++
3 1 (14.29%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 1 (14.29%) Degree
1 1 (14.29%) DV Cleared
1 1 (14.29%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (14.29%) SDET
System Software
1 1 (14.29%) Docker
Vendors
1 1 (14.29%) Avaya
1 1 (14.29%) MicroStrategy
1 1 (14.29%) Red Hat