The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the City of London region that had Lead Java Developer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 24 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
24 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Lead Java Developer
Rank 163 204 198
Rank change year-on-year
+41 -6
Contract jobs requiring a Lead Java Developer 3 9 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.088% 0.15% 0.087%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.092% 0.16% 0.093%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 7 4
Median daily rate £550 £600 £563
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.33% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £490 £520 £401
10% offered a daily rate of more than £610 £625 £700
UK excluding London median daily rate £500 £463 £375
% change year-on-year
+8.10% +23.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
Lead Java Developer
London

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the City of London 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
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
3267 5624 5404
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 95.50% 94.87% 94.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 2629 4362 3934
Median daily rate £475 £450 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £315 £275 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £625 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 35 91 94
Median hourly rate £19.00 £17.98 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.67% -5.36%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £10.80 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £25.34 £36.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.16 £16.08
% change year-on-year
+2.10% +0.49%

Lead Java Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

The demand trend of IT contracts across the City of London region that featured Lead Java Developer in the job title.

Lead Java Developer Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

Lead Java Developer
Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Lead Java Developer across the City of London region.

Lead Java Developer Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

Lead Java Developer
Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Lead Java Developer across the City of London region over the 3 months to 24 July 2016.

Lead Java Developer Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

Lead Java Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 24 July 2016, Lead 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 City of London region featuring Lead Java Developer in the job title.

1 15 (100.00%) Java
2 13 (86.67%) Agile Software Development
3 12 (80.00%) Finance
4 11 (73.33%) TDD
5 10 (66.67%) Spring
5 10 (66.67%) SQL
6 9 (60.00%) Oracle
6 9 (60.00%) Scrum
7 8 (53.33%) Oracle Coherence
7 8 (53.33%) Oracle Database
7 8 (53.33%) Investment Banking
7 8 (53.33%) Pair Programming
7 8 (53.33%) Banking
7 8 (53.33%) XSLT
7 8 (53.33%) PL/SQL
7 8 (53.33%) Oracle Database 10g
8 4 (26.67%) Relational Database
8 4 (26.67%) REST
9 3 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
9 3 (20.00%) Scala
9 3 (20.00%) BDD
9 3 (20.00%) RDBMS
9 3 (20.00%) Python
9 3 (20.00%) Data Modelling
9 3 (20.00%) Perl
10 2 (13.33%) ION Trading
10 2 (13.33%) Credit Derivative
10 2 (13.33%) Fixed Income
10 2 (13.33%) Front Office
10 2 (13.33%) MongoDB

Lead Java Developer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London 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 8 (53.33%) Oracle Coherence
2 1 (6.67%) Apache Solr
2 1 (6.67%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (6.67%) Mule
2 1 (6.67%) Mule ESB
Business Applications
1 2 (13.33%) ION MarketView
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (53.33%) Oracle Database
1 8 (53.33%) Oracle Database 10g
2 4 (26.67%) Relational Database
3 3 (20.00%) RDBMS
4 2 (13.33%) MongoDB
5 1 (6.67%) HBase
5 1 (6.67%) MarkLogic
5 1 (6.67%) Neo4j
5 1 (6.67%) NoSQL
5 1 (6.67%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (6.67%) SimpleDB
Development Applications
1 1 (6.67%) Cucumber
1 1 (6.67%) Git (software)
1 1 (6.67%) JUnit
1 1 (6.67%) Mockito
1 1 (6.67%) TestNG
General
1 12 (80.00%) Finance
2 8 (53.33%) Banking
2 8 (53.33%) Investment Banking
3 2 (13.33%) Front Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (66.67%) Spring
2 8 (53.33%) XSLT
3 4 (26.67%) REST
4 2 (13.33%) Spring Integration
5 1 (6.67%) Apache Thrift
5 1 (6.67%) Finagle
5 1 (6.67%) Middleware
5 1 (6.67%) Node.js
5 1 (6.67%) RAML
5 1 (6.67%) Ratpack
5 1 (6.67%) RESTful
5 1 (6.67%) Sinatra
5 1 (6.67%) SOAP
5 1 (6.67%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (13.33%) Credit Derivative
1 2 (13.33%) Derivative
1 2 (13.33%) Fixed Income
2 1 (6.67%) N-Tier
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (86.67%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (73.33%) TDD
3 9 (60.00%) Scrum
4 8 (53.33%) Pair Programming
5 3 (20.00%) BDD
5 3 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
5 3 (20.00%) Data Modelling
6 2 (13.33%) Low Latency
6 2 (13.33%) Straight-Through Processing
7 1 (6.67%) Continuous Delivery
7 1 (6.67%) DevOps
7 1 (6.67%) Kanban
7 1 (6.67%) Microservices
7 1 (6.67%) OO
7 1 (6.67%) OOD
7 1 (6.67%) SOA
7 1 (6.67%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 15 (100.00%) Java
2 10 (66.67%) SQL
3 8 (53.33%) PL/SQL
4 3 (20.00%) Perl
4 3 (20.00%) Python
4 3 (20.00%) Scala
5 1 (6.67%) Groovy
5 1 (6.67%) Ruby
Vendors
1 9 (60.00%) Oracle
2 2 (13.33%) ION Trading
3 1 (6.67%) MuleSoft