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 28 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
28 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Senior Java Developer
Rank 96 151 167
Rank change year-on-year
+55 +16
Contract jobs requiring a Senior Java Developer 69 62 39
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 2.04% 1.04% 0.66%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.13% 1.10% 0.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 67 57 28
Median daily rate £550 £575 £513
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.34% +12.19%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £446 £415
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £690 £629
UK excluding London median daily rate £475 £425 £388
% change year-on-year
+11.76% +9.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £55.00 -
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
3237 5622 5549
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 95.60% 94.71% 94.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 2623 4375 4031
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 £260
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 32 91 96
Median hourly rate £17.50 £17.98 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.66% -5.36%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £10.80 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £31.50 £30.00 £34.90
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.16 £16.14
% change year-on-year
+2.10% +0.12%

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 28 July 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 28 July 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.

1 146 (100.00%) Java
2 103 (70.55%) Agile Software Development
3 98 (67.12%) Finance
4 85 (58.22%) TDD
5 75 (51.37%) Banking
6 64 (43.84%) Spring
7 44 (30.14%) Pair Programming
7 44 (30.14%) JavaScript
7 44 (30.14%) CSS
8 43 (29.45%) HTML
9 41 (28.08%) Scrum
10 38 (26.03%) SQL
11 37 (25.34%) Derivative
11 37 (25.34%) BDD
12 36 (24.66%) AngularJS
13 34 (23.29%) Mentoring
14 32 (21.92%) Amazon AWS
15 30 (20.55%) Analytical Skills
15 30 (20.55%) Maven
16 29 (19.86%) OO
16 29 (19.86%) HTML5
17 27 (18.49%) CSS3
17 27 (18.49%) Eclipse
18 26 (17.81%) Oracle
19 25 (17.12%) Multithreading
20 24 (16.44%) IntelliJ
21 21 (14.38%) PL/SQL
21 21 (14.38%) Kanban
22 20 (13.70%) Investment Banking
23 19 (13.01%) Node.js

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 9 (6.16%) Oracle Coherence
2 8 (5.48%) Mule
3 6 (4.11%) Tomcat
4 5 (3.42%) WebLogic
5 4 (2.74%) Apache Spark
6 3 (2.05%) Cloud Foundry
6 3 (2.05%) Mule ESB
7 1 (0.68%) Apache Solr
7 1 (0.68%) Elasticsearch
Business Applications
1 2 (1.37%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
2 1 (0.68%) Oracle General Ledger
Cloud Services
1 32 (21.92%) Amazon AWS
2 8 (5.48%) AWS CloudFormation
3 2 (1.37%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.68%) Broadband
1 1 (0.68%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (10.96%) MySQL
2 11 (7.53%) MongoDB
2 11 (7.53%) Oracle Database
3 10 (6.85%) NoSQL
4 9 (6.16%) Oracle Database 10g
5 7 (4.79%) Big Data
6 4 (2.74%) Hadoop
6 4 (2.74%) Oracle Database 11g
6 4 (2.74%) PostgreSQL
7 3 (2.05%) Apache Cassandra
7 3 (2.05%) Relational Database
7 3 (2.05%) SQL Server
8 2 (1.37%) Neo4j
9 1 (0.68%) Apache Hive
9 1 (0.68%) HBase
9 1 (0.68%) KDB
9 1 (0.68%) MarkLogic
9 1 (0.68%) SimpleDB
Development Applications
1 30 (20.55%) Maven
2 27 (18.49%) Eclipse
3 24 (16.44%) IntelliJ
4 15 (10.27%) JUnit
5 7 (4.79%) Cucumber
5 7 (4.79%) Jenkins
5 7 (4.79%) Mockito
6 6 (4.11%) JIRA
6 6 (4.11%) Selenium
7 5 (3.42%) EasyMock
8 4 (2.74%) JBehave
9 3 (2.05%) Git (software)
10 2 (1.37%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 1 (0.68%) Calabash
11 1 (0.68%) jMock
11 1 (0.68%) NUnit
11 1 (0.68%) Subversion
11 1 (0.68%) TestNG
11 1 (0.68%) Vagrant
11 1 (0.68%) Visual Studio
General
1 98 (67.12%) Finance
2 75 (51.37%) Banking
3 20 (13.70%) Investment Banking
4 17 (11.64%) Front Office
5 3 (2.05%) Financial Institution
5 3 (2.05%) Games
5 3 (2.05%) Telecoms
6 1 (0.68%) General Ledger
6 1 (0.68%) Legal
6 1 (0.68%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 64 (43.84%) Spring
2 44 (30.14%) CSS
3 43 (29.45%) HTML
4 36 (24.66%) AngularJS
5 29 (19.86%) HTML5
6 27 (18.49%) CSS3
7 19 (13.01%) Node.js
8 18 (12.33%) jQuery
9 17 (11.64%) GWT
9 17 (11.64%) Struts
9 17 (11.64%) Struts2
10 16 (10.96%) REST
10 16 (10.96%) Web Services
11 15 (10.27%) Hibernate
12 14 (9.59%) J2EE
13 12 (8.22%) RESTful
14 11 (7.53%) JMS
14 11 (7.53%) RabbitMQ
15 10 (6.85%) ActiveMQ
16 9 (6.16%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 37 (25.34%) Derivative
2 30 (20.55%) Analytical Skills
3 18 (12.33%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 11 (7.53%) Equities
4 11 (7.53%) Mathematics
5 10 (6.85%) Fixed Income
6 4 (2.74%) Algorithms
6 4 (2.74%) User Experience
7 3 (2.05%) Hedge funds
7 3 (2.05%) Market Risk
8 2 (1.37%) Equity Derivative
8 2 (1.37%) OTC Derivatives
8 2 (1.37%) Statistics
9 1 (0.68%) Animation
9 1 (0.68%) Computer Science
9 1 (0.68%) Credit Derivative
9 1 (0.68%) Data Centre
9 1 (0.68%) Data Integration
9 1 (0.68%) Mobile App
9 1 (0.68%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 16 (10.96%) Linux
1 16 (10.96%) Unix
2 3 (2.05%) Android
2 3 (2.05%) Solaris
2 3 (2.05%) Ubuntu
3 2 (1.37%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 2 (1.37%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 103 (70.55%) Agile Software Development
2 85 (58.22%) TDD
3 44 (30.14%) Pair Programming
4 41 (28.08%) Scrum
5 37 (25.34%) BDD
6 34 (23.29%) Mentoring
7 29 (19.86%) OO
8 25 (17.12%) Multithreading
9 21 (14.38%) Kanban
10 18 (12.33%) Low Latency
11 17 (11.64%) OOP
12 16 (10.96%) Continuous Integration
13 14 (9.59%) Concurrent Programming
14 13 (8.90%) E-Commerce
15 11 (7.53%) Garbage Collection
16 10 (6.85%) Unit Testing
17 8 (5.48%) Automated Testing
17 8 (5.48%) DevOps
17 8 (5.48%) Responsive Web Design
18 7 (4.79%) Microservices
Programming Languages
1 146 (100.00%) Java
2 44 (30.14%) JavaScript
3 38 (26.03%) SQL
4 21 (14.38%) PL/SQL
5 17 (11.64%) Scala
6 14 (9.59%) Python
7 11 (7.53%) C#
7 11 (7.53%) Groovy
8 8 (5.48%) Clojure
8 8 (5.48%) Jython
8 8 (5.48%) Shell Script
9 6 (4.11%) Bash Shell
10 5 (3.42%) Ruby
11 3 (2.05%) Haskell
12 2 (1.37%) ANSI SQL
12 2 (1.37%) C++
13 1 (0.68%) C-shell
13 1 (0.68%) Perl
Qualifications
1 2 (1.37%) Degree
1 2 (1.37%) PhD
2 1 (0.68%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (2.74%) QA
System Software
1 2 (1.37%) Docker
Systems Management
1 9 (6.16%) Puppet
2 1 (0.68%) Ansible
2 1 (0.68%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 26 (17.81%) Oracle
2 3 (2.05%) Sybase
3 2 (1.37%) Red Hat
4 1 (0.68%) Salesforce.com
4 1 (0.68%) VMware
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