The table below looks at the statistics for the Senior Java Developer role in IT contracts advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Senior Java Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 8 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Senior Java Developer
Rank 113 124 127
Rank change year-on-year
+11 +3
Contract jobs requiring a Senior Java Developer 10 4 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.40% 0.15% 0.15%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.44% 0.16% 0.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 3 1
Average daily rate £475 £475 £485
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -2.06%
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £413 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.03% +10.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Senior Java Developer
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Berkshire region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Berkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
2297 2506 2439
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 90.75% 93.26% 93.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 1212 1239 1220
Average daily rate £400 £400 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £511 £550 £505
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 110 64 107
Average hourly rate £18.00 £19.50 £18.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.69% +8.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £11.50 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £63.00 £32.50 £30.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -

Senior Java Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Senior Java Developer in the job title across the Berkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Senior Java Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

Senior Java Developer
Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Senior Java Developer across the Berkshire region.

Senior Java Developer Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

Senior Java Developer
Contract Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Senior Java Developer within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 8 February 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Reading - 10 £475 - 5
Senior Java Developer
South East

Senior Java Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Berkshire region that cited Senior Java Developer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled with Senior Java Developer in their job title.

1 12 (100.00%) Java
2 11 (91.67%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (75.00%) TDD
3 9 (75.00%) Web Services
3 9 (75.00%) Linux
3 9 (75.00%) Unit Testing
3 9 (75.00%) RESTful
4 8 (66.67%) Scrum
5 7 (58.33%) Business Continuity
5 7 (58.33%) Disaster Recovery
5 7 (58.33%) Document Management
5 7 (58.33%) Maven
5 7 (58.33%) Ant
5 7 (58.33%) Apache Cassandra
5 7 (58.33%) NoSQL
5 7 (58.33%) Secure Coding
5 7 (58.33%) Riak
5 7 (58.33%) Big Data
5 7 (58.33%) Jenkins
5 7 (58.33%) Information Governance
5 7 (58.33%) Degree
5 7 (58.33%) Computer Science
6 3 (25.00%) J2EE
7 2 (16.67%) REST
8 1 (8.33%) SDLC
8 1 (8.33%) HTML
8 1 (8.33%) Wealth Management
8 1 (8.33%) Oracle Database
8 1 (8.33%) Logical Data Model
8 1 (8.33%) WebCenter

Senior Java Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Berkshire region that cited Senior Java Developer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled with Senior Java Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (8.33%) PowerExchange
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (58.33%) Apache Cassandra
1 7 (58.33%) Big Data
1 7 (58.33%) NoSQL
1 7 (58.33%) Riak
2 1 (8.33%) BusinessObjects
2 1 (8.33%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (8.33%) Oracle Database
2 1 (8.33%) Oracle9i Database
Development Applications
1 7 (58.33%) Ant
1 7 (58.33%) Jenkins
1 7 (58.33%) Maven
General
1 1 (8.33%) Finance
1 1 (8.33%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (75.00%) RESTful
1 9 (75.00%) Web Services
2 3 (25.00%) J2EE
3 2 (16.67%) REST
4 1 (8.33%) CSS
4 1 (8.33%) HTML
4 1 (8.33%) JSP
4 1 (8.33%) WebCenter
Miscellaneous
1 7 (58.33%) Computer Science
2 1 (8.33%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 9 (75.00%) Linux
2 1 (8.33%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (91.67%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (75.00%) TDD
2 9 (75.00%) Unit Testing
3 8 (66.67%) Scrum
4 7 (58.33%) Business Continuity
4 7 (58.33%) Disaster Recovery
4 7 (58.33%) Document Management
4 7 (58.33%) Information Governance
4 7 (58.33%) Secure Coding
5 1 (8.33%) Data Modelling
5 1 (8.33%) E-Commerce
5 1 (8.33%) Logical Data Model
5 1 (8.33%) MVC
5 1 (8.33%) RAD
5 1 (8.33%) SDLC
5 1 (8.33%) Wealth Management
Programming Languages
1 12 (100.00%) Java
2 1 (8.33%) JavaScript
2 1 (8.33%) Python
Qualifications
1 7 (58.33%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (8.33%) ISO 9001
Vendors
1 1 (8.33%) Informatica
1 1 (8.33%) Oracle
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