Period
to 22 March 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 22 March 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
22 Mar 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 11 5 5
Rank change year-on-year -6 0 +5
Contract jobs citing Java 71 32 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Southwark 19.24% 24.43% 14.29%
As % of the Programming Languages category 24.48% 49.23% 23.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 70 29 3
Southwark median daily rate £575 £550 £480
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.55% +14.58% +9.71%
10th Percentile £500 £478 £465
90th Percentile £588 £575 £599
Central London median daily rate £575 £550 £550
% change year-on-year +4.55% - +4.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Southwark median hourly rate - - -
Central London median hourly rate £70.00 £21.50 £45.00
% change year-on-year +225.58% -52.22% -10.00%

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 290 65 13
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Southwark 78.59% 49.62% 61.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 287 54 10
Southwark median daily rate £525 £520 £438
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +0.96% +18.86% -
10th Percentile £500 £413 £250
90th Percentile £588 £609 £628
Central London median daily rate £525 £520 £475
% change year-on-year +0.96% +9.47% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Southwark median hourly rate - £21.50 -
Central London median hourly rate £35.00 £21.50 £28.35
% change year-on-year +62.79% -24.15% +13.38%

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 22 March 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 -10 70 £575 +4.55%
Java
Central London

For the 6 months to 22 March 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 61 (85.92%) Agile Software Development
1 61 (85.92%) TDD
2 60 (84.51%) Amazon AWS
3 56 (78.87%) NoSQL
4 39 (54.93%) Maven
5 32 (45.07%) Continuous Integration
6 31 (43.66%) WebSphere
6 31 (43.66%) MSTest
6 31 (43.66%) Microsoft Azure
6 31 (43.66%) MySQL
6 31 (43.66%) Oracle
6 31 (43.66%) WebLogic
6 31 (43.66%) OO
6 31 (43.66%) Tomcat
6 31 (43.66%) NUnit
6 31 (43.66%) PostgreSQL
6 31 (43.66%) OpenStack
6 31 (43.66%) Puppet
6 31 (43.66%) Opscode Chef
6 31 (43.66%) Ansible
7 30 (42.25%) Microservices
8 29 (40.85%) DevOps
8 29 (40.85%) Spring Boot
8 29 (40.85%) Java 8
8 29 (40.85%) Hibernate
8 29 (40.85%) RESTful
8 29 (40.85%) Spring
9 25 (35.21%) Terraform
9 25 (35.21%) Kubernetes
9 25 (35.21%) Docker

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:

Application Platforms
1 31 (43.66%) OpenStack
1 31 (43.66%) Tomcat
1 31 (43.66%) WebLogic
1 31 (43.66%) WebSphere
Cloud Services
1 60 (84.51%) Amazon AWS
2 31 (43.66%) Microsoft Azure
3 10 (14.08%) BrowserStack
4 1 (1.41%) Google Play
Database & Business Intelligence
1 56 (78.87%) NoSQL
2 31 (43.66%) MySQL
2 31 (43.66%) PostgreSQL
3 25 (35.21%) Apache Cassandra
3 25 (35.21%) MongoDB
3 25 (35.21%) Redis
3 25 (35.21%) Riak
Development Applications
1 39 (54.93%) Maven
2 31 (43.66%) MSTest
2 31 (43.66%) NUnit
3 10 (14.08%) Ant
3 10 (14.08%) Cucumber
3 10 (14.08%) Jenkins
3 10 (14.08%) Selenium
3 10 (14.08%) WebDriver
General
1 15 (21.13%) Finance
2 1 (1.41%) Banking
Job Titles
1 60 (84.51%) Developer
1 60 (84.51%) Java Developer
2 40 (56.34%) Senior Developer
2 40 (56.34%) Senior Java Developer
3 20 (28.17%) AWS Developer
4 15 (21.13%) Digital Developer
4 15 (21.13%) Digital Transformation
5 10 (14.08%) Automation Tester
5 10 (14.08%) Tester
6 1 (1.41%) Android Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (40.85%) Hibernate
1 29 (40.85%) RESTful
1 29 (40.85%) Spring
1 29 (40.85%) Spring Boot
2 1 (1.41%) Dagger
2 1 (1.41%) Retrofit
2 1 (1.41%) RxJava
Miscellaneous
1 4 (5.63%) Greenfield Project
2 1 (1.41%) Mobile App
2 1 (1.41%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.41%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 61 (85.92%) Agile Software Development
1 61 (85.92%) TDD
2 32 (45.07%) Continuous Integration
3 31 (43.66%) OO
4 30 (42.25%) Microservices
5 29 (40.85%) DevOps
6 16 (22.54%) Migration
7 15 (21.13%) Digital Transformation Programme
8 11 (15.49%) Test Automation
9 10 (14.08%) SDET
10 1 (1.41%) Android Development
10 1 (1.41%) MVVM
10 1 (1.41%) Unit Testing
10 1 (1.41%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 29 (40.85%) Java 8
2 4 (5.63%) JavaScript
3 1 (1.41%) Kotlin
System Software
1 25 (35.21%) Docker
Systems Management
1 31 (43.66%) Ansible
1 31 (43.66%) Opscode Chef
1 31 (43.66%) Puppet
2 25 (35.21%) Kubernetes
2 25 (35.21%) Terraform
Vendors
1 31 (43.66%) Oracle
2 1 (1.41%) Google