Period
to 13 December 2018

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 13 December 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
Central London > Southwark
6 months to
13 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 7 4 10
Rank change year-on-year -3 +6 -1
Contract jobs citing Java 85 26 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Southwark 24.50% 23.21% 4.55%
As % of the Programming Languages category 31.84% 42.62% 7.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 85 22 2
Southwark median daily rate £575 £519 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.84% +3.75% +14.29%
10th Percentile £500 £411 £430
90th Percentile £588 £575 £610
Central London median daily rate £565 £550 £525
% change year-on-year +2.73% +4.76% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Southwark median hourly rate - - -
Central London median hourly rate - - £45.00

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 267 61 26
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Southwark 76.95% 54.46% 59.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 259 49 14
Southwark median daily rate £525 £500 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.00% +17.65% +6.25%
10th Percentile £500 £345 £255
90th Percentile £588 £615 £584
Central London median daily rate £525 £513 £475
% change year-on-year +2.44% +7.89% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 0
Southwark median hourly rate - £17.60 -
Central London median hourly rate £37.09 £25.79 £27.50
% change year-on-year +43.83% -6.23% +8.16%

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 13 December 2018. 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 -3 85 £575 +4.55%
Java
Central London

For the 6 months to 13 December 2018, 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 75 (88.24%) Agile Software Development
1 75 (88.24%) Amazon AWS
2 67 (78.82%) TDD
3 55 (64.71%) NoSQL
4 45 (52.94%) Maven
5 42 (49.41%) OO
6 36 (42.35%) Spring
6 36 (42.35%) RESTful
6 36 (42.35%) Spring Boot
6 36 (42.35%) Java 8
7 35 (41.18%) Microservices
7 35 (41.18%) Hibernate
8 32 (37.65%) Continuous Integration
9 31 (36.47%) WebSphere
9 31 (36.47%) PostgreSQL
9 31 (36.47%) NUnit
9 31 (36.47%) Tomcat
9 31 (36.47%) MySQL
9 31 (36.47%) Oracle
9 31 (36.47%) WebLogic
9 31 (36.47%) Opscode Chef
9 31 (36.47%) Ansible
9 31 (36.47%) Microsoft Azure
9 31 (36.47%) MSTest
9 31 (36.47%) Puppet
9 31 (36.47%) OpenStack
10 29 (34.12%) Test Automation
11 24 (28.24%) Terraform
11 24 (28.24%) Docker
11 24 (28.24%) DevOps

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 (36.47%) OpenStack
1 31 (36.47%) Tomcat
1 31 (36.47%) WebLogic
1 31 (36.47%) WebSphere
2 1 (1.18%) Cloud Foundry
Cloud Services
1 75 (88.24%) Amazon AWS
2 31 (36.47%) Microsoft Azure
3 10 (11.76%) BrowserStack
Database & Business Intelligence
1 55 (64.71%) NoSQL
2 31 (36.47%) MySQL
2 31 (36.47%) PostgreSQL
3 24 (28.24%) Apache Cassandra
3 24 (28.24%) MongoDB
3 24 (28.24%) Redis
3 24 (28.24%) Riak
Development Applications
1 45 (52.94%) Maven
2 31 (36.47%) MSTest
2 31 (36.47%) NUnit
3 18 (21.18%) Cucumber
3 18 (21.18%) Selenium
4 11 (12.94%) Jenkins
5 10 (11.76%) Ant
5 10 (11.76%) WebDriver
6 8 (9.41%) Git (software)
7 1 (1.18%) JIRA
General
1 16 (18.82%) Finance
Job Titles
1 52 (61.18%) Developer
1 52 (61.18%) Java Developer
2 31 (36.47%) Senior Developer
2 31 (36.47%) Senior Java Developer
3 16 (18.82%) AWS Developer
4 15 (17.65%) Digital Developer
4 15 (17.65%) Digital Transformation
5 10 (11.76%) Automation Tester
5 10 (11.76%) Tester
6 8 (9.41%) Technical Leader
7 4 (4.71%) Lead Developer
7 4 (4.71%) Lead Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 36 (42.35%) RESTful
1 36 (42.35%) Spring
1 36 (42.35%) Spring Boot
2 35 (41.18%) Hibernate
3 8 (9.41%) Gherkin
3 8 (9.41%) React
4 1 (1.18%) CSS
4 1 (1.18%) CSS3
4 1 (1.18%) HTML
4 1 (1.18%) HTML5
4 1 (1.18%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 11 (12.94%) Greenfield Project
2 8 (9.41%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 8 (9.41%) Linux
1 8 (9.41%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 75 (88.24%) Agile Software Development
2 67 (78.82%) TDD
3 42 (49.41%) OO
4 35 (41.18%) Microservices
5 32 (37.65%) Continuous Integration
6 29 (34.12%) Test Automation
7 24 (28.24%) DevOps
7 24 (28.24%) Migration
8 23 (27.06%) Digital Transformation Programme
9 18 (21.18%) SDET
10 11 (12.94%) Project Management
10 11 (12.94%) Technical Leadership
11 8 (9.41%) API Testing
11 8 (9.41%) Front End Development
12 1 (1.18%) Continuous Deployment
12 1 (1.18%) Kanban
12 1 (1.18%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 36 (42.35%) Java 8
2 12 (14.12%) JavaScript
3 8 (9.41%) Python
System Software
1 24 (28.24%) Docker
Systems Management
1 31 (36.47%) Ansible
1 31 (36.47%) Opscode Chef
1 31 (36.47%) Puppet
2 24 (28.24%) Kubernetes
2 24 (28.24%) Terraform
Vendors
1 31 (36.47%) Oracle