Period
to 21 August 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Southwark with a requirement for Java skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Java over the 6 months to 21 August 2019 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
Central London > Southwark
6 months to
21 Aug 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 37 5 2
Rank change year-on-year -32 -3 +10
Contract jobs citing Java 14 35 10
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Southwark 5.07% 22.88% 22.73%
As % of the Programming Languages category 7.11% 34.31% 43.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 34 7
Southwark median daily rate £575 £575 £480
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +19.79% +6.67%
10th Percentile £500 £463 £411
90th Percentile £613 £588 £495
Central London median daily rate £550 £550 £550
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Southwark median hourly rate - - -
Central London median hourly rate £70.00 £18.00 -
% change year-on-year +288.89% - -

Java is in the Programming Languages category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Southwark with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Southwark
Contract vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 197 102 23
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Southwark 71.38% 66.67% 52.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 196 94 18
Southwark median daily rate £525 £525 £387
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +35.83% -3.98%
10th Percentile £500 £463 £225
90th Percentile £588 £588 £495
Central London median daily rate £525 £525 £500
% change year-on-year - +5.00% +9.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Southwark median hourly rate - - £13.66
Central London median hourly rate £35.00 £21.50 £28.35
% change year-on-year +62.79% -24.15% +49.18%

Java
Job Vacancy Trend in Southwark

Job postings citing Java as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Southwark.

Job vacancy trend for Java in Southwark

Java
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Southwark

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Java in Southwark

Java
Contract Job Locations in Southwark

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Java within the Southwark region over the 6 months to 21 August 2019. 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
London Bridge -31 14 £575 -
Java
Central London

For the 6 months to 21 August 2019, IT contractor jobs citing Java also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Southwark region with a requirement for Java.

1 13 (92.86%) AWS
1 13 (92.86%) Spring Boot
1 13 (92.86%) Java 8
2 12 (85.71%) DevOps
2 12 (85.71%) Agile Software Development
3 11 (78.57%) TDD
3 11 (78.57%) Spring
3 11 (78.57%) Maven
3 11 (78.57%) Microservices
3 11 (78.57%) RESTful
3 11 (78.57%) Hibernate
4 8 (57.14%) Docker
4 8 (57.14%) Kubernetes
4 8 (57.14%) Terraform
5 7 (50.00%) MongoDB
5 7 (50.00%) Apache Cassandra
5 7 (50.00%) NoSQL
5 7 (50.00%) Redis
5 7 (50.00%) Riak
6 6 (42.86%) JavaScript
6 6 (42.86%) Greenfield Project
7 2 (14.29%) GCP
7 2 (14.29%) React
7 2 (14.29%) ANSI SQL
7 2 (14.29%) ES6
7 2 (14.29%) Identity Access Management
7 2 (14.29%) Redux
7 2 (14.29%) SQL
7 2 (14.29%) SOA
7 2 (14.29%) REST

Java
Co-occurring IT Skills in Southwark 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 13 (92.86%) AWS
2 2 (14.29%) GCP
3 1 (7.14%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (7.14%) Amazon EKS
3 1 (7.14%) OpenShift
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (50.00%) Apache Cassandra
1 7 (50.00%) MongoDB
1 7 (50.00%) NoSQL
1 7 (50.00%) Redis
1 7 (50.00%) Riak
Development Applications
1 11 (78.57%) Maven
General
1 1 (7.14%) Finance
Job Titles
1 12 (85.71%) Developer
1 12 (85.71%) Java Developer
2 8 (57.14%) Senior Developer
2 8 (57.14%) Senior Java Developer
3 4 (28.57%) AWS Developer
4 2 (14.29%) Architect
4 2 (14.29%) Technical Architect
5 1 (7.14%) AWS DevOps
5 1 (7.14%) AWS DevOps Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) AWS Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) DevOps Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) Java Architect
5 1 (7.14%) Java Technical Architect
5 1 (7.14%) Senior Architect
5 1 (7.14%) Senior Java Architect
5 1 (7.14%) Senior Java Technical Architect
5 1 (7.14%) Senior Technical Architect
5 1 (7.14%) Technical Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (92.86%) Spring Boot
2 11 (78.57%) Hibernate
2 11 (78.57%) RESTful
2 11 (78.57%) Spring
3 2 (14.29%) React
3 2 (14.29%) Redux
3 2 (14.29%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 6 (42.86%) Greenfield Project
2 1 (7.14%) Enterprise Software
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (85.71%) Agile Software Development
1 12 (85.71%) DevOps
2 11 (78.57%) Microservices
2 11 (78.57%) TDD
3 2 (14.29%) Identity Access Management
3 2 (14.29%) SOA
4 1 (7.14%) Fintech
4 1 (7.14%) Infrastructure as Code
4 1 (7.14%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 13 (92.86%) Java 8
2 6 (42.86%) JavaScript
3 2 (14.29%) ANSI SQL
3 2 (14.29%) ES6
3 2 (14.29%) SQL
4 1 (7.14%) Go
4 1 (7.14%) Python
4 1 (7.14%) Ruby
System Software
1 8 (57.14%) Docker
Systems Management
1 8 (57.14%) Kubernetes
1 8 (57.14%) Terraform
2 1 (7.14%) Ansible