Period
to 16 January 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the South West with a requirement for Java SE skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Java SE over the 6 months to 16 January 2018 with a comparison to the 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.

Java Platform, Standard Edition (Java SE, JSE)
England > South West
6 months to
16 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank - 200 202
Contract jobs citing Java SE 0 1 5
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South West - 0.019% 0.081%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - 0.069% 0.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
South West median daily rate - - £388
England median daily rate £346 £500 £420
% change year-on-year -30.75% +19.05% -16.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
South West median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate - - -

Java SE is in the Software Libraries and Frameworks category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in the South West with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
South West
Contract vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 1,355 1,448 1,738
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South West 25.73% 27.22% 28.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 856 1,032 1,238
South West median daily rate £400 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.67% - -
10th Percentile £275 £263 £263
90th Percentile £563 £538 £507
England median daily rate £475 £425 £420
% change year-on-year +11.76% +1.19% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 29 75
South West median hourly rate £45.00 £37.50 £42.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +20.00% -11.76% +5.59%
10th Percentile £27.65 £18.64 £30.70
90th Percentile £52.63 £43.05 £57.00
England median hourly rate £40.00 £40.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year - +6.67% +7.14%

Java SE
Job Vacancy Trend in the South West

Job postings citing Java SE as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the South West.

Job vacancy trend for Java SE in the South West