The table below looks at the statistics for the Senior Java Developer role in IT contracts advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Senior Java Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 1 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 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.

Location
3 months to
1 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Senior Java Developer
Rank 142 170 128
Rank change year-on-year
+28 -42
Contract jobs requiring a Senior Java Developer 55 31 95
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 1.02% 0.53% 1.31%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.10% 0.57% 1.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 49 26 87
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£588 £588 £575
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +2.17%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £435 £425 £450
10% offered a daily rate of more than £750 £644 £660
UK excluding London average daily rate £456 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+21.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £50.00
Senior Java Developer
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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
5005 5436 6720
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 92.89% 92.15% 92.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 3940 3934 4907
Average daily rate £450 £450 £450
90% offered a daily rate of more than £283 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 71 92 148
Average hourly rate £15.13 £18.00 £19.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-15.97% -7.69%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.80 £13.01 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £24.55 £36.35 £34.25
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £16.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+3.03% -2.94%

Senior Java Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Senior Java Developer in the job title across the City of London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

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 1 September 2015.

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the City of London region that cited Senior Java Developer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled with Senior Java Developer in their job title.

1 103 (100.00%) Java
2 55 (53.40%) Agile Software Development
3 44 (42.72%) Spring
4 36 (34.95%) Multithreading
5 33 (32.04%) TDD
6 32 (31.07%) Banking
7 31 (30.10%) Finance
8 28 (27.18%) SQL
9 25 (24.27%) UNIX
10 24 (23.30%) XML
11 23 (22.33%) Hibernate
12 21 (20.39%) JavaScript
13 20 (19.42%) C#
13 20 (19.42%) J2EE
13 20 (19.42%) Oracle
13 20 (19.42%) Investment Banking
14 19 (18.45%) Sybase
14 19 (18.45%) REST
15 18 (17.48%) Linux
16 17 (16.50%) HTML
16 17 (16.50%) OO
16 17 (16.50%) JMS
16 17 (16.50%) Maven
16 17 (16.50%) Scrum
16 17 (16.50%) Low Latency
17 16 (15.53%) JUnit
18 15 (14.56%) SOAP
18 15 (14.56%) Front Office
18 15 (14.56%) MVC
19 14 (13.59%) Web Services

Senior Java Developer
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the City of London region that cited Senior Java Developer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled with Senior Java Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 8 (7.77%) JBoss
2 7 (6.80%) Tomcat
3 4 (3.88%) Apache
3 4 (3.88%) Oracle Coherence
4 3 (2.91%) WebSphere
4 3 (2.91%) Apache Spark
4 3 (2.91%) WebLogic
5 2 (1.94%) WMQI
5 2 (1.94%) Jetty
5 2 (1.94%) MQSeries
6 1 (0.97%) CMS
6 1 (0.97%) Apache Solr
6 1 (0.97%) OpenStack
6 1 (0.97%) Adobe Experience Manager
6 1 (0.97%) Elasticsearch
6 1 (0.97%) WildFly
Business Applications
1 3 (2.91%) RMDS
1 3 (2.91%) ION MarketView
Cloud Services
1 4 (3.88%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (2.91%) SaaS
3 1 (0.97%) PaaS
3 1 (0.97%) Heroku
3 1 (0.97%) Amazon SQS
3 1 (0.97%) Virtual Private Cloud
3 1 (0.97%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (0.97%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.97%) HTTP
1 1 (0.97%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (10.68%) Hadoop
2 10 (9.71%) Relational Database
3 7 (6.80%) DB2
3 7 (6.80%) KDB
4 6 (5.83%) Big Data
4 6 (5.83%) NoSQL
5 5 (4.85%) SQL Server
6 4 (3.88%) MongoDB
7 3 (2.91%) MySQL
7 3 (2.91%) PostgreSQL
8 2 (1.94%) RDBMS
8 2 (1.94%) Hazelcast
9 1 (0.97%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 1 (0.97%) Data Warehouse
9 1 (0.97%) HBase
9 1 (0.97%) Neo4j
9 1 (0.97%) Mahout
9 1 (0.97%) CloverETL
9 1 (0.97%) HSQLDB
Development Applications
1 17 (16.50%) Maven
2 16 (15.53%) JUnit
3 12 (11.65%) Git (software)
4 9 (8.74%) Mockito
4 9 (8.74%) Jenkins
5 8 (7.77%) Ant
6 7 (6.80%) Subversion
7 6 (5.83%) Eclipse
8 4 (3.88%) JIRA
8 4 (3.88%) Gradle
9 3 (2.91%) Team Foundation Server
9 3 (2.91%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 2 (1.94%) ClearCase
10 2 (1.94%) Cucumber
11 1 (0.97%) Redmine
11 1 (0.97%) IntelliJ
11 1 (0.97%) Log4j
11 1 (0.97%) CruiseControl
11 1 (0.97%) TeamCity
11 1 (0.97%) EasyMock
General
1 32 (31.07%) Banking
2 31 (30.10%) Finance
3 20 (19.42%) Investment Banking
4 15 (14.56%) Front Office
5 2 (1.94%) Legal
5 2 (1.94%) Advertising
5 2 (1.94%) Retail
6 1 (0.97%) Back Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 44 (42.72%) Spring
2 24 (23.30%) XML
3 23 (22.33%) Hibernate
4 20 (19.42%) J2EE
5 19 (18.45%) REST
6 17 (16.50%) HTML
6 17 (16.50%) JMS
7 15 (14.56%) SOAP
8 14 (13.59%) Web Services
9 12 (11.65%) .NET
10 9 (8.74%) Spring MVC
11 8 (7.77%) CSS
11 8 (7.77%) XSLT
12 7 (6.80%) JSP
12 7 (6.80%) Java EE
13 6 (5.83%) Servlets
13 6 (5.83%) WPF
13 6 (5.83%) jQuery
13 6 (5.83%) RESTful
14 5 (4.85%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 12 (11.65%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 11 (10.68%) Data Structures
3 9 (8.74%) Derivative
4 8 (7.77%) Analytical Skills
5 7 (6.80%) Algorithms
6 5 (4.85%) Market Risk
6 5 (4.85%) Equity Derivative
7 3 (2.91%) Fixed Income
7 3 (2.91%) Equities
8 2 (1.94%) Credit Risk
9 1 (0.97%) Credit Derivative
9 1 (0.97%) Spread Betting
9 1 (0.97%) Interest Rate Derivative
Operating Systems
1 25 (24.27%) UNIX
2 18 (17.48%) Linux
3 1 (0.97%) Mac OS X
3 1 (0.97%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 55 (53.40%) Agile Software Development
2 36 (34.95%) Multithreading
3 33 (32.04%) TDD
4 17 (16.50%) OO
4 17 (16.50%) Scrum
4 17 (16.50%) Low Latency
5 15 (14.56%) MVC
6 14 (13.59%) BDD
7 13 (12.62%) Performance Tuning
7 13 (12.62%) Concurrent Programming
8 11 (10.68%) Continuous Integration
9 9 (8.74%) Market Making
9 9 (8.74%) OOD
10 8 (7.77%) SOA
10 8 (7.77%) Algorithmic Trading
11 7 (6.80%) E-Commerce
11 7 (6.80%) FX Algorithmic Trading
12 6 (5.83%) CRM
13 5 (4.85%) UML
13 5 (4.85%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 103 (100.00%) Java
2 28 (27.18%) SQL
3 21 (20.39%) JavaScript
4 20 (19.42%) C#
5 9 (8.74%) C++
5 9 (8.74%) PL/SQL
6 6 (5.83%) Shell Script
7 5 (4.85%) Scala
8 3 (2.91%) Bash Shell
9 2 (1.94%) Groovy
9 2 (1.94%) C
9 2 (1.94%) Perl
10 1 (0.97%) Python
10 1 (0.97%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 7 (6.80%) PhD
1 7 (6.80%) Degree
2 5 (4.85%) Security Cleared
3 2 (1.94%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.97%) QA
System Software
1 1 (0.97%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 1 (0.97%) Puppet
Vendors
1 20 (19.42%) Oracle
2 19 (18.45%) Sybase
3 3 (2.91%) TIBCO
3 3 (2.91%) ION Trading
3 3 (2.91%) WorldPay
4 2 (1.94%) IBM
5 1 (0.97%) Adobe
5 1 (0.97%) BEA
5 1 (0.97%) Cloudera
5 1 (0.97%) Reuters
5 1 (0.97%) Bloomberg
5 1 (0.97%) Solace
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