The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Berkshire region that had Senior Java Developer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 30 July 2016 with a comparison to same period over 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.

3 months to
30 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Senior Java Developer
Rank 121 116 121
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +5
Contract jobs requiring a Senior Java Developer 4 4 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.17% 0.16% 0.24%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.19% 0.17% 0.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 1 1
Median daily rate £500 £375 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+33.33% +3.44%
UK excluding London median daily rate £475 £425 £388
% change year-on-year
+11.76% +9.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £55.00 -
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
2156 2367 2336
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 91.78% 92.21% 93.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 1147 1272 1107
Median daily rate £400 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £224 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 96 105 61
Median hourly rate £14.50 £21.53 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-32.63% +23.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.50 £11.73 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.50 £39.00 £30.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.16 £16.25
% change year-on-year
+2.10% -0.55%

Senior Java Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

The demand trend of IT contracts across the Berkshire region that featured Senior Java Developer in the job title.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Senior Java Developer within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 30 July 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Reading +5 3 £475 -
Bracknell -8 1 £550 +46.66%
Senior Java Developer
South East

Senior Java Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 30 July 2016, Senior Java Developer contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Berkshire region featuring Senior Java Developer in the job title.

1 9 (100.00%) Java
2 4 (44.44%) JBoss
3 3 (33.33%) Scrum
3 3 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (33.33%) TDD
4 2 (22.22%) Spring Boot
4 2 (22.22%) REST
4 2 (22.22%) Java EE
4 2 (22.22%) HTML
4 2 (22.22%) Eclipse
4 2 (22.22%) Spring
4 2 (22.22%) CSS
4 2 (22.22%) JavaScript
4 2 (22.22%) PL/SQL
4 2 (22.22%) SQL
4 2 (22.22%) Web Services
5 1 (11.11%) XML
5 1 (11.11%) Linux
5 1 (11.11%) OO
5 1 (11.11%) Oracle
5 1 (11.11%) JUnit
5 1 (11.11%) SOAP
5 1 (11.11%) Python
5 1 (11.11%) OOD
5 1 (11.11%) Games
5 1 (11.11%) Hibernate
5 1 (11.11%) Software Engineering
5 1 (11.11%) CGI
5 1 (11.11%) W3C
5 1 (11.11%) JSON

Senior Java Developer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire 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 4 (44.44%) JBoss
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (11.11%) Apache Cassandra
Development Applications
1 2 (22.22%) Eclipse
2 1 (11.11%) Git (software)
2 1 (11.11%) Hudson
2 1 (11.11%) Jenkins
2 1 (11.11%) JUnit
General
1 1 (11.11%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (22.22%) CSS
1 2 (22.22%) HTML
1 2 (22.22%) Java EE
1 2 (22.22%) REST
1 2 (22.22%) Spring
1 2 (22.22%) Spring Boot
1 2 (22.22%) Web Services
2 1 (11.11%) CGI
2 1 (11.11%) Hibernate
2 1 (11.11%) JSON
2 1 (11.11%) Node.js
2 1 (11.11%) RESTful
2 1 (11.11%) SOAP
2 1 (11.11%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (11.11%) Online Games
1 1 (11.11%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 1 (11.11%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (33.33%) Scrum
1 3 (33.33%) TDD
2 1 (11.11%) API Development
2 1 (11.11%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (11.11%) High Availability
2 1 (11.11%) Mentoring
2 1 (11.11%) OO
2 1 (11.11%) OOD
2 1 (11.11%) Open Source
2 1 (11.11%) Pair Programming
2 1 (11.11%) Software Delivery
2 1 (11.11%) Software Engineering
2 1 (11.11%) User Stories
2 1 (11.11%) Vulnerability Scanning
Programming Languages
1 9 (100.00%) Java
2 2 (22.22%) JavaScript
2 2 (22.22%) PL/SQL
2 2 (22.22%) SQL
3 1 (11.11%) Python
Qualifications
1 1 (11.11%) SC Cleared
1 1 (11.11%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (11.11%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (11.11%) Oracle
1 1 (11.11%) SmartCo