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 5 May 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
5 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Lead Java Developer
Rank 148 189 217
Rank change year-on-year
+41 +28
Contract jobs requiring a Lead Java Developer 11 6 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.32% 0.11% 0.016%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.34% 0.11% 0.017%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 6 1
Median daily rate £625 £550 £625
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.63% -12.00%
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £425 £350
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +21.42%
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
3273 5234 5946
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 94.95% 95.51% 94.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 2658 3967 4354
Median daily rate £475 £450 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £288 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £600 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 40 81 87
Median hourly rate £20.00 £18.60 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.52% -7.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.50 £12.45
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.57 £27.50 £28.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.00 £16.70 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+7.78% -1.76%

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

For the 6 months to 5 May 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 17 (100.00%) Java
2 15 (88.24%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (88.24%) TDD
3 13 (76.47%) Spring
4 12 (70.59%) Scrum
4 12 (70.59%) Finance
5 11 (64.71%) Oracle
6 10 (58.82%) SQL
7 8 (47.06%) XSLT
7 8 (47.06%) Oracle Database 10g
7 8 (47.06%) PL/SQL
7 8 (47.06%) Pair Programming
7 8 (47.06%) Banking
7 8 (47.06%) Investment Banking
7 8 (47.06%) Oracle Coherence
7 8 (47.06%) Oracle Database
8 7 (41.18%) BDD
9 6 (35.29%) Relational Database
10 4 (23.53%) REST
11 3 (17.65%) Mobile App
11 3 (17.65%) Mobile Application Development
11 3 (17.65%) MongoDB
11 3 (17.65%) Apache Cassandra
11 3 (17.65%) NoSQL
11 3 (17.65%) Scala
11 3 (17.65%) Open Source
11 3 (17.65%) Continuous Integration
11 3 (17.65%) Web Development
11 3 (17.65%) JSON
11 3 (17.65%) Ajax

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 (47.06%) Oracle Coherence
Business Applications
1 2 (11.76%) ION MarketView
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (47.06%) Oracle Database
1 8 (47.06%) Oracle Database 10g
2 6 (35.29%) Relational Database
3 3 (17.65%) Apache Cassandra
3 3 (17.65%) DB2
3 3 (17.65%) MongoDB
3 3 (17.65%) NoSQL
3 3 (17.65%) PostgreSQL
3 3 (17.65%) RDBMS
3 3 (17.65%) SQL Server
General
1 12 (70.59%) Finance
2 8 (47.06%) Banking
2 8 (47.06%) Investment Banking
3 2 (11.76%) Front Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (76.47%) Spring
2 8 (47.06%) XSLT
3 4 (23.53%) REST
4 3 (17.65%) Ajax
4 3 (17.65%) Hibernate
4 3 (17.65%) J2EE
4 3 (17.65%) JSON
4 3 (17.65%) Middleware
4 3 (17.65%) XML
4 3 (17.65%) XSD
4 3 (17.65%) XSL
5 2 (11.76%) Spring Integration
6 1 (5.88%) RESTful
6 1 (5.88%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 3 (17.65%) Mobile App
2 2 (11.76%) Credit Derivative
2 2 (11.76%) Derivative
2 2 (11.76%) Fixed Income
Operating Systems
1 3 (17.65%) Linux
1 3 (17.65%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (88.24%) Agile Software Development
1 15 (88.24%) TDD
2 12 (70.59%) Scrum
3 8 (47.06%) Pair Programming
4 7 (41.18%) BDD
5 3 (17.65%) Continuous Integration
5 3 (17.65%) Data Modelling
5 3 (17.65%) Mobile Application Development
5 3 (17.65%) Open Source
5 3 (17.65%) Web Development
6 2 (11.76%) Low Latency
6 2 (11.76%) Straight-Through Processing
7 1 (5.88%) Kanban
7 1 (5.88%) Microservices
Programming Languages
1 17 (100.00%) Java
2 10 (58.82%) SQL
3 8 (47.06%) PL/SQL
4 3 (17.65%) JavaScript
4 3 (17.65%) Perl
4 3 (17.65%) Python
4 3 (17.65%) Scala
Vendors
1 11 (64.71%) Oracle
2 2 (11.76%) ION Trading