Period
to 21 July 2017

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 21 July 2017 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
21 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 203 - -
Rank change year-on-year - - +207
Contract jobs citing Java SE 1 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South West 0.018% - -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.066% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
South West median daily rate £425 - -
England median daily rate £425 £400 £451
% change year-on-year +6.25% -11.26% +7.32%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
South West median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate - - £40.00

Java SE is in the industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills category. The next 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 industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Contract Software Library & Framework Skills
South West
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 1526 1556 1647
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the South West 27.59% 25.80% 25.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 963 1077 1108
South West median daily rate £400 £365 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +9.59% -2.67% +7.14%
10th Percentile £288 £263 £268
90th Percentile £525 £525 £500
England median daily rate £450 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% +3.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 39 59 74
South West median hourly rate £45.00 £42.00 £39.63
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +7.14% +5.99% +10.07%
10th Percentile £31.25 £20.88 £21.68
90th Percentile £54.50 £57.00 £55.00
England median hourly rate £41.00 £37.50 £36.00
% change year-on-year +9.33% +4.17% +2.86%

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

Java SE
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 SE within the South West region over the 6 months to 21 July 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bristol - 1 £425 -
Java SE
England

For the 6 months to 21 July 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Java SE also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the South West region with a requirement for Java SE.

1 1 (100.00%) C#
1 1 (100.00%) C++
1 1 (100.00%) HTML
1 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (100.00%) .NET
1 1 (100.00%) CSS
1 1 (100.00%) XML
1 1 (100.00%) Python
1 1 (100.00%) PostgreSQL
1 1 (100.00%) Hibernate
1 1 (100.00%) Scrum
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) TDD
1 1 (100.00%) Pair Programming
1 1 (100.00%) Spring
1 1 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 1 (100.00%) Groovy
1 1 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (100.00%) RESTful
1 1 (100.00%) Scala
1 1 (100.00%) HTML5
1 1 (100.00%) Mockito
1 1 (100.00%) BDD
1 1 (100.00%) GitHub

Java SE
Co-occurring 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:

Cloud Services
1 1 (100.00%) GitHub
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (100.00%) Mockito
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) .NET
1 1 (100.00%) CSS
1 1 (100.00%) Hibernate
1 1 (100.00%) HTML
1 1 (100.00%) HTML5
1 1 (100.00%) RESTful
1 1 (100.00%) Spring
1 1 (100.00%) XML
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) BDD
1 1 (100.00%) Pair Programming
1 1 (100.00%) Scrum
1 1 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 1 (100.00%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) C#
1 1 (100.00%) C++
1 1 (100.00%) Groovy
1 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (100.00%) Python
1 1 (100.00%) Scala