The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Cheltenham 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 27 June 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
27 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Senior Java Developer
Rank 24 22 19
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -3
Contract jobs requiring a Senior Java Developer 1 5 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheltenham 0.81% 3.62% 2.52%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.93% 3.70% 2.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 5 3
Median daily rate - £478 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +6.22%
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £413 £423
% change year-on-year
+9.09% -2.36%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £49.50 -
Senior Java Developer
Gloucestershire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Cheltenham 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
Cheltenham
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
108 135 107
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheltenham 87.80% 97.83% 89.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 56 102 43
Median daily rate £325 £420 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-22.61% +40.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £255 £275 £130
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £520 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £398 £370 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.43% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 9 18
Median hourly rate £13.23 £42.00 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-68.51% +12.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.25 £13.00 £15.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £45.00 £43.68
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £16.14 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+8.42% -2.18%

Senior Java Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheltenham

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

Senior Java Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Cheltenham

Senior Java Developer
Daily Rate Trend in Cheltenham

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

Senior Java Developer Daily Rate Trend in Cheltenham

Senior Java Developer Skill Set
Top 28 Related IT Skills in Cheltenham

For the 6 months to 27 June 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 Cheltenham region featuring Senior Java Developer in the job title.

1 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (100.00%) Perl
1 1 (100.00%) PHP
1 1 (100.00%) Ant
1 1 (100.00%) VSS/SourceSafe
1 1 (100.00%) Unix
1 1 (100.00%) OO
1 1 (100.00%) Python
1 1 (100.00%) ClearCase
1 1 (100.00%) Management Information System
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Subversion
1 1 (100.00%) Maven
1 1 (100.00%) Requirements Analysis
1 1 (100.00%) JIRA
1 1 (100.00%) Ergonomics
1 1 (100.00%) QA
1 1 (100.00%) Lua
1 1 (100.00%) Release Management
1 1 (100.00%) Atlassian
1 1 (100.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 1 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 1 (100.00%) DV Cleared
1 1 (100.00%) Security Cleared
1 1 (100.00%) Visualisation
1 1 (100.00%) Confluence
1 1 (100.00%) Apache Ivy

Senior Java Developer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Cheltenham 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 1 (100.00%) Confluence
Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Ant
1 1 (100.00%) Apache Ivy
1 1 (100.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 1 (100.00%) ClearCase
1 1 (100.00%) JIRA
1 1 (100.00%) Maven
1 1 (100.00%) Subversion
1 1 (100.00%) VSS/SourceSafe
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Ergonomics
1 1 (100.00%) Management Information System
1 1 (100.00%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 1 (100.00%) OO
1 1 (100.00%) Release Management
1 1 (100.00%) Requirements Analysis
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (100.00%) Lua
1 1 (100.00%) Perl
1 1 (100.00%) PHP
1 1 (100.00%) Python
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) DV Cleared
1 1 (100.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (100.00%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Atlassian