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 7 December 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
7 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Senior Java Developer
Rank 73 117 143
Rank change year-on-year
+44 +26
Contract jobs requiring a Senior Java Developer 93 46 59
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 2.91% 1.33% 1.03%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.04% 1.39% 1.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 88 43 56
Median daily rate £553 £575 £550
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.91% +4.54%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £493 £450 £443
10% offered a daily rate of more than £675 £700 £650
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £475 £425
% change year-on-year
-5.26% +11.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
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
3056 3309 5472
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 95.50% 95.64% 95.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 2427 2624 4179
Median daily rate £488 £475 £435
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.63% +9.19%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £300 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £625 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 38 47 108
Median hourly rate £19.00 £20.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.00% +14.28%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.10 £13.00 £11.59
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.20 £41.50 £22.69
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £15.85
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +7.25%

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 7 December 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 7 December 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.

1 159 (100.00%) Java
2 122 (76.73%) Agile Software Development
3 92 (57.86%) TDD
4 68 (42.77%) Finance
5 59 (37.11%) Amazon AWS
6 49 (30.82%) Banking
7 46 (28.93%) Scrum
7 46 (28.93%) BDD
8 44 (27.67%) Jenkins
9 41 (25.79%) Spring
10 40 (25.16%) Python
11 39 (24.53%) Front Office
11 39 (24.53%) Pair Programming
11 39 (24.53%) Multithreading
12 38 (23.90%) Scala
13 36 (22.64%) JSON
13 36 (22.64%) DevOps
14 35 (22.01%) Big Data
15 34 (21.38%) HTTP
15 34 (21.38%) HTML
16 32 (20.13%) Kafka
16 32 (20.13%) High Availability
16 32 (20.13%) Microservices
17 31 (19.50%) CSS
18 29 (18.24%) RTSP
19 28 (17.61%) JavaScript
20 27 (16.98%) C
20 27 (16.98%) SQL
20 27 (16.98%) Microsoft Azure
20 27 (16.98%) Public Cloud

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 24 (15.09%) Apache Spark
2 8 (5.03%) Oracle Coherence
3 5 (3.14%) Apache
4 4 (2.52%) Apache Pig
4 4 (2.52%) Mule
4 4 (2.52%) Mule ESB
5 3 (1.89%) Cloud Foundry
5 3 (1.89%) JBoss
6 2 (1.26%) WebLogic
6 2 (1.26%) WebSphere
7 1 (0.63%) Apache Solr
7 1 (0.63%) Confluence
7 1 (0.63%) Elasticsearch
7 1 (0.63%) Oracle SOA Suite
Business Applications
1 5 (3.14%) RMDS
2 1 (0.63%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 59 (37.11%) Amazon AWS
2 27 (16.98%) Microsoft Azure
3 9 (5.66%) AWS CloudFormation
4 2 (1.26%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 34 (21.38%) HTTP
2 29 (18.24%) RTSP
3 26 (16.35%) MQTT
4 4 (2.52%) Internet
5 3 (1.89%) RTP
6 1 (0.63%) AMQP
6 1 (0.63%) Multicast
6 1 (0.63%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 35 (22.01%) Big Data
2 22 (13.84%) Hadoop
2 22 (13.84%) MongoDB
3 20 (12.58%) MySQL
3 20 (12.58%) NoSQL
4 18 (11.32%) Apache Cassandra
5 7 (4.40%) HBase
6 5 (3.14%) Neo4j
6 5 (3.14%) PostgreSQL
6 5 (3.14%) Relational Database
6 5 (3.14%) Spark SQL
7 4 (2.52%) Data Lake
7 4 (2.52%) Data Warehouse
8 3 (1.89%) SQL Server
9 1 (0.63%) KDB
9 1 (0.63%) Kdb+
9 1 (0.63%) MarkLogic
9 1 (0.63%) OLTP
9 1 (0.63%) SimpleDB
9 1 (0.63%) Tick Data
Development Applications
1 44 (27.67%) Jenkins
2 22 (13.84%) Maven
3 18 (11.32%) JUnit
4 17 (10.69%) Git (software)
5 7 (4.40%) Ant
5 7 (4.40%) Mockito
6 6 (3.77%) Hudson
6 6 (3.77%) Selenium
7 5 (3.14%) Build Forge
7 5 (3.14%) CruiseControl
7 5 (3.14%) Cucumber
7 5 (3.14%) Eclipse
8 4 (2.52%) Gradle
8 4 (2.52%) JBehave
8 4 (2.52%) Subversion
8 4 (2.52%) Vagrant
9 3 (1.89%) JIRA
9 3 (1.89%) SoapUI
10 2 (1.26%) Gerrit
10 2 (1.26%) RSpec
General
1 68 (42.77%) Finance
2 49 (30.82%) Banking
3 39 (24.53%) Front Office
4 22 (13.84%) Investment Banking
5 4 (2.52%) Financial Institution
5 4 (2.52%) Retail
6 2 (1.26%) Retail Banking
7 1 (0.63%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 41 (25.79%) Spring
2 36 (22.64%) JSON
3 34 (21.38%) HTML
4 32 (20.13%) Kafka
5 31 (19.50%) CSS
6 27 (16.98%) Protocol Buffers
7 25 (15.72%) AngularJS
8 23 (14.47%) jQuery
9 21 (13.21%) Web Services
10 20 (12.58%) REST
11 18 (11.32%) HTML5
12 17 (10.69%) CSS3
13 15 (9.43%) RabbitMQ
14 14 (8.81%) JMS
15 13 (8.18%) RESTful
15 13 (8.18%) XML
16 11 (6.92%) Grails
16 11 (6.92%) YUI
17 10 (6.29%) FIX Protocol
17 10 (6.29%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 27 (16.98%) Public Cloud
2 26 (16.35%) Video on Demand
3 22 (13.84%) Derivative
3 22 (13.84%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 16 (10.06%) Mathematics
4 16 (10.06%) Streaming Video
5 15 (9.43%) Equities
6 12 (7.55%) Analytical Skills
6 12 (7.55%) Fixed Income
6 12 (7.55%) Market Risk
7 9 (5.66%) Algorithms
8 7 (4.40%) User Experience
9 6 (3.77%) N-Tier
10 5 (3.14%) Credit Derivative
10 5 (3.14%) Interest Rate Derivative
10 5 (3.14%) Inversion of Control
11 3 (1.89%) Hedge funds
11 3 (1.89%) Mobile App
11 3 (1.89%) MPEG
11 3 (1.89%) Online Banking
Operating Systems
1 22 (13.84%) Linux
2 12 (7.55%) Unix
3 4 (2.52%) Android
3 4 (2.52%) Windows
4 3 (1.89%) Apple iOS
4 3 (1.89%) Mac OS X
4 3 (1.89%) Ubuntu
5 2 (1.26%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 122 (76.73%) Agile Software Development
2 92 (57.86%) TDD
3 46 (28.93%) BDD
3 46 (28.93%) Scrum
4 39 (24.53%) Multithreading
4 39 (24.53%) Pair Programming
5 36 (22.64%) DevOps
6 32 (20.13%) High Availability
6 32 (20.13%) Microservices
7 25 (15.72%) Continuous Integration
8 20 (12.58%) Risk Management
9 19 (11.95%) Concurrent Programming
9 19 (11.95%) Kanban
9 19 (11.95%) Low Latency
10 18 (11.32%) Analytics
11 16 (10.06%) Electronic Trading
12 15 (9.43%) Responsive Web Design
13 13 (8.18%) Mentoring
14 12 (7.55%) Functional Programming
15 10 (6.29%) Automated Testing
Programming Languages
1 159 (100.00%) Java
2 40 (25.16%) Python
3 38 (23.90%) Scala
4 28 (17.61%) JavaScript
5 27 (16.98%) C
5 27 (16.98%) SQL
6 14 (8.81%) Haskell
7 12 (7.55%) Groovy
8 11 (6.92%) C#
8 11 (6.92%) Clojure
9 8 (5.03%) Jython
10 4 (2.52%) Ruby
11 3 (1.89%) PL/SQL
11 3 (1.89%) Shell Script
12 2 (1.26%) Bash Shell
12 2 (1.26%) C++
13 1 (0.63%) Korn
13 1 (0.63%) Perl
13 1 (0.63%) VB.NET
13 1 (0.63%) XPath
Qualifications
1 3 (1.89%) Degree
2 2 (1.26%) DV Cleared
2 2 (1.26%) Security Cleared
3 1 (0.63%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (2.52%) QA
System Software
1 5 (3.14%) Apache ZooKeeper
1 5 (3.14%) Docker
1 5 (3.14%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 15 (9.43%) Puppet
Vendors
1 16 (10.06%) Oracle
2 11 (6.92%) TIBCO
3 5 (3.14%) Reuters
4 3 (1.89%) Atlassian
4 3 (1.89%) Brightcove
4 3 (1.89%) IBM
5 2 (1.26%) Google
5 2 (1.26%) Red Hat
5 2 (1.26%) Solace
5 2 (1.26%) WorldPay
6 1 (0.63%) Apple
6 1 (0.63%) Arqiva
6 1 (0.63%) Black Duck
6 1 (0.63%) Charles River
6 1 (0.63%) VMware
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Arrows Group
Rate: £500 - £600 per day + negotiable
Posted: 21 hours ago
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