The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the City of London 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 September 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 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Senior Java Developer
Rank 94 134 173
Rank change year-on-year
+40 +39
Contract jobs requiring a Senior Java Developer 84 52 38
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 2.44% 1.12% 0.66%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.57% 1.18% 0.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 81 48 33
Median daily rate £550 £581 £525
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.37% +10.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £434 £423
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £750 £636
UK excluding London median daily rate £465 £475 £375
% change year-on-year
-2.10% +26.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.53 - -
Senior 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 4408 5489
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 95.00% 95.21% 94.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 2598 3473 4019
Median daily rate £475 £451 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.43% +0.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £330 £288 £272
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £625 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £380 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.63% +8.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 32 68 110
Median hourly rate £17.17 £16.95 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1.26% -3.14%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.64 £11.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £34.75 £24.04 £32.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.33 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-4.78% +5.03%

Senior Java Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

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

Senior Java Developer Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

Senior 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 Senior Java Developer across the City of London region.

Senior Java Developer Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

Senior Java Developer
Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Senior Java Developer across the City of London region over the 3 months to 27 September 2016.

Senior Java Developer Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

Senior Java Developer
Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

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

Senior Java Developer Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

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

For the 6 months to 27 September 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 City of London region featuring Senior Java Developer in the job title.

1 172 (100.00%) Java
2 131 (76.16%) Agile Software Development
3 106 (61.63%) TDD
4 101 (58.72%) Finance
5 65 (37.79%) Banking
6 61 (35.47%) Amazon AWS
7 59 (34.30%) BDD
8 58 (33.72%) Pair Programming
9 50 (29.07%) Spring
10 48 (27.91%) Scrum
11 44 (25.58%) JavaScript
11 44 (25.58%) CSS
12 43 (25.00%) HTML
13 42 (24.42%) AngularJS
14 38 (22.09%) Python
15 35 (20.35%) HTML5
16 34 (19.77%) CSS3
17 33 (19.19%) Analytical Skills
17 33 (19.19%) Maven
17 33 (19.19%) Derivative
18 32 (18.60%) Multithreading
19 30 (17.44%) Mentoring
19 30 (17.44%) SQL
20 29 (16.86%) DevOps
20 29 (16.86%) Scala
21 28 (16.28%) Kafka
22 27 (15.70%) High Availability
23 26 (15.12%) Jenkins
24 25 (14.53%) Microsoft Azure
24 25 (14.53%) Front Office

Senior 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 16 (9.30%) Apache Spark
2 10 (5.81%) Oracle Coherence
3 5 (2.91%) Apache
3 5 (2.91%) Mule
3 5 (2.91%) Mule ESB
4 3 (1.74%) Cloud Foundry
5 2 (1.16%) WebLogic
5 2 (1.16%) WebSphere
6 1 (0.58%) Apache Solr
6 1 (0.58%) Confluence
6 1 (0.58%) Elasticsearch
6 1 (0.58%) Oracle SOA Suite
Business Applications
1 3 (1.74%) RMDS
2 2 (1.16%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
3 1 (0.58%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (0.58%) Oracle General Ledger
Cloud Services
1 61 (35.47%) Amazon AWS
2 25 (14.53%) Microsoft Azure
3 6 (3.49%) AWS CloudFormation
Communications & Networking
1 24 (13.95%) HTTP
2 23 (13.37%) MQTT
2 23 (13.37%) RTSP
3 1 (0.58%) AMQP
3 1 (0.58%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (12.79%) Big Data
2 21 (12.21%) MongoDB
3 19 (11.05%) MySQL
4 16 (9.30%) Hadoop
5 14 (8.14%) NoSQL
6 11 (6.40%) Apache Cassandra
7 7 (4.07%) Oracle Database
8 6 (3.49%) HBase
9 5 (2.91%) Oracle Database 10g
9 5 (2.91%) Spark SQL
10 4 (2.33%) PostgreSQL
11 3 (1.74%) Relational Database
12 2 (1.16%) KDB
12 2 (1.16%) Neo4j
12 2 (1.16%) Oracle Database 11g
13 1 (0.58%) Apache Hive
13 1 (0.58%) MarkLogic
13 1 (0.58%) OLTP
13 1 (0.58%) SimpleDB
13 1 (0.58%) Tick Data
Development Applications
1 33 (19.19%) Maven
2 26 (15.12%) Jenkins
3 25 (14.53%) Eclipse
4 22 (12.79%) IntelliJ
5 15 (8.72%) JUnit
6 7 (4.07%) Git (software)
7 4 (2.33%) JBehave
8 3 (1.74%) JIRA
8 3 (1.74%) Mockito
9 2 (1.16%) Cucumber
9 2 (1.16%) Gradle
9 2 (1.16%) TeamCity
9 2 (1.16%) Vagrant
10 1 (0.58%) Ant
10 1 (0.58%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 1 (0.58%) JDeveloper
10 1 (0.58%) Mercurial
10 1 (0.58%) Spock
10 1 (0.58%) Subversion
10 1 (0.58%) TestNG
General
1 101 (58.72%) Finance
2 65 (37.79%) Banking
3 25 (14.53%) Front Office
4 16 (9.30%) Investment Banking
5 4 (2.33%) Financial Institution
6 2 (1.16%) Games
7 1 (0.58%) General Ledger
7 1 (0.58%) Legal
7 1 (0.58%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 50 (29.07%) Spring
2 44 (25.58%) CSS
3 43 (25.00%) HTML
4 42 (24.42%) AngularJS
5 35 (20.35%) HTML5
6 34 (19.77%) CSS3
7 28 (16.28%) Kafka
8 25 (14.53%) JSON
9 23 (13.37%) Protocol Buffers
10 22 (12.79%) jQuery
11 21 (12.21%) Node.js
11 21 (12.21%) Web Services
12 17 (9.88%) GWT
12 17 (9.88%) Struts
12 17 (9.88%) Struts2
13 14 (8.14%) RabbitMQ
14 13 (7.56%) Grails
14 13 (7.56%) YUI
15 12 (6.98%) REST
16 11 (6.40%) JMS
Miscellaneous
1 33 (19.19%) Analytical Skills
1 33 (19.19%) Derivative
2 23 (13.37%) Public Cloud
2 23 (13.37%) Video on Demand
3 15 (8.72%) Mathematics
4 14 (8.14%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 12 (6.98%) Streaming Video
6 11 (6.40%) Equities
7 6 (3.49%) Market Risk
8 5 (2.91%) Algorithms
8 5 (2.91%) Interest Rate Derivative
8 5 (2.91%) User Experience
9 4 (2.33%) Fixed Income
10 3 (1.74%) Credit Derivative
10 3 (1.74%) Hedge funds
11 2 (1.16%) Equity Derivative
11 2 (1.16%) Statistics
12 1 (0.58%) Computer Science
12 1 (0.58%) Management Information System
12 1 (0.58%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 16 (9.30%) Linux
2 8 (4.65%) Unix
3 3 (1.74%) Ubuntu
3 3 (1.74%) Windows
4 1 (0.58%) Android
4 1 (0.58%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 131 (76.16%) Agile Software Development
2 106 (61.63%) TDD
3 59 (34.30%) BDD
4 58 (33.72%) Pair Programming
5 48 (27.91%) Scrum
6 32 (18.60%) Multithreading
7 30 (17.44%) Mentoring
8 29 (16.86%) DevOps
9 27 (15.70%) High Availability
10 24 (13.95%) Microservices
11 22 (12.79%) OO
12 21 (12.21%) Kanban
12 21 (12.21%) Low Latency
13 17 (9.88%) OOP
14 16 (9.30%) Concurrent Programming
15 15 (8.72%) Continuous Integration
16 14 (8.14%) E-Commerce
16 14 (8.14%) Garbage Collection
17 13 (7.56%) Responsive Web Design
18 9 (5.23%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 172 (100.00%) Java
2 44 (25.58%) JavaScript
3 38 (22.09%) Python
4 30 (17.44%) SQL
5 29 (16.86%) Scala
6 23 (13.37%) C
7 14 (8.14%) Groovy
8 13 (7.56%) C#
8 13 (7.56%) Clojure
9 10 (5.81%) Jython
10 8 (4.65%) PL/SQL
11 6 (3.49%) Haskell
12 4 (2.33%) Ruby
13 2 (1.16%) C++
14 1 (0.58%) Go
14 1 (0.58%) Korn
14 1 (0.58%) Shell Script
14 1 (0.58%) XPath
Qualifications
1 2 (1.16%) PhD
2 1 (0.58%) DV Cleared
2 1 (0.58%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (2.33%) QA
System Software
1 5 (2.91%) Apache ZooKeeper
1 5 (2.91%) HDFS
2 1 (0.58%) Docker
Systems Management
1 15 (8.72%) Puppet
2 1 (0.58%) Ansible
Vendors
1 16 (9.30%) Oracle
2 3 (1.74%) Reuters
2 3 (1.74%) TIBCO
3 2 (1.16%) Solace
4 1 (0.58%) Arqiva
4 1 (0.58%) Atlassian
4 1 (0.58%) Charles River
4 1 (0.58%) Google
4 1 (0.58%) Red Hat
4 1 (0.58%) Salesforce.com
4 1 (0.58%) VMware
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