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 19 February 2017 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
19 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Senior Java Developer
London / City of London
Rank 81 104 144
Rank change year-on-year
+23 +40
Contract jobs requiring a Senior Java Developer 65 50 46
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 2.23% 1.57% 0.89%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.35% 1.64% 0.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 59 46 41
Median daily rate £625 £563 £550
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% +2.27%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £450 £455
10% offered a daily rate of more than £675 £625 £650
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £430 £413
% change year-on-year
+4.65% +4.24%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

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
2771 3052 4934
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 95.06% 95.67% 95.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 2192 2402 3791
Median daily rate £475 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +5.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £625 £613
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 29 53 75
Median hourly rate £19.00 £20.00 £18.18
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-4.97% +9.96%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £12.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £29.38 £53.00 £27.37
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £16.72
% change year-on-year
-2.77% +7.65%

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 19 February 2017.

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 19 February 2017, 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.

1 164 (100.00%) Java
2 119 (72.56%) Agile Software Development
3 92 (56.10%) TDD
4 64 (39.02%) Spring
4 64 (39.02%) Finance
5 59 (35.98%) BDD
6 57 (34.76%) Banking
7 52 (31.71%) Jenkins
8 48 (29.27%) Multithreading
9 47 (28.66%) Front Office
10 45 (27.44%) Amazon AWS
11 43 (26.22%) Scrum
12 42 (25.61%) JSON
13 40 (24.39%) Pair Programming
14 38 (23.17%) HTTP
14 38 (23.17%) Microservices
15 36 (21.95%) HTML
16 35 (21.34%) Scala
17 33 (20.12%) Investment Banking
17 33 (20.12%) RTSP
18 32 (19.51%) SQL
18 32 (19.51%) Oracle
18 32 (19.51%) Python
18 32 (19.51%) DevOps
19 31 (18.90%) Kafka
20 30 (18.29%) Big Data
20 30 (18.29%) High Availability
20 30 (18.29%) CSS
21 28 (17.07%) JavaScript
21 28 (17.07%) Maven

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 22 (13.41%) Oracle Coherence
2 20 (12.20%) Apache Spark
3 8 (4.88%) WebLogic
4 7 (4.27%) Mule
5 6 (3.66%) Tomcat
6 5 (3.05%) Apache
6 5 (3.05%) Apache Pig
7 3 (1.83%) DataSynapse
7 3 (1.83%) JBoss
8 1 (0.61%) Confluence
8 1 (0.61%) Mule ESB
8 1 (0.61%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 1 (0.61%) WebSphere
Business Applications
1 4 (2.44%) RMDS
2 1 (0.61%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 45 (27.44%) Amazon AWS
2 27 (16.46%) Microsoft Azure
3 12 (7.32%) AWS CloudFormation
4 3 (1.83%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 38 (23.17%) HTTP
2 33 (20.12%) RTSP
3 26 (15.85%) MQTT
4 7 (4.27%) RTP
5 4 (2.44%) Internet
6 1 (0.61%) AMQP
6 1 (0.61%) Multicast
6 1 (0.61%) SSH
6 1 (0.61%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (18.29%) Big Data
2 23 (14.02%) NoSQL
3 21 (12.80%) Hadoop
4 16 (9.76%) MySQL
5 14 (8.54%) Apache Cassandra
5 14 (8.54%) MongoDB
6 6 (3.66%) SQL Server
7 5 (3.05%) Data Lake
7 5 (3.05%) Data Warehouse
7 5 (3.05%) HBase
8 4 (2.44%) KDB
8 4 (2.44%) Kdb+
8 4 (2.44%) Relational Database
8 4 (2.44%) Spark SQL
9 3 (1.83%) DB2
9 3 (1.83%) Hazelcast
9 3 (1.83%) Neo4j
10 1 (0.61%) OLTP
10 1 (0.61%) PostgreSQL
10 1 (0.61%) Tick Data
Development Applications
1 52 (31.71%) Jenkins
2 28 (17.07%) Maven
3 18 (10.98%) Git (software)
4 17 (10.37%) JUnit
5 14 (8.54%) Mockito
6 12 (7.32%) Selenium
7 10 (6.10%) Ant
7 10 (6.10%) Cucumber
7 10 (6.10%) JIRA
8 7 (4.27%) Subversion
9 6 (3.66%) EasyMock
9 6 (3.66%) Hudson
10 5 (3.05%) Build Forge
10 5 (3.05%) CruiseControl
11 4 (2.44%) Gerrit
12 3 (1.83%) Gradle
12 3 (1.83%) SoapUI
12 3 (1.83%) Vagrant
13 2 (1.22%) Grunt
13 2 (1.22%) RSpec
General
1 64 (39.02%) Finance
2 57 (34.76%) Banking
3 47 (28.66%) Front Office
4 33 (20.12%) Investment Banking
5 5 (3.05%) Retail
6 2 (1.22%) Retail Banking
7 1 (0.61%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 64 (39.02%) Spring
2 42 (25.61%) JSON
3 36 (21.95%) HTML
4 31 (18.90%) Kafka
5 30 (18.29%) CSS
6 27 (16.46%) Protocol Buffers
7 26 (15.85%) Hibernate
8 23 (14.02%) JMS
9 22 (13.41%) REST
10 19 (11.59%) J2EE
10 19 (11.59%) jQuery
11 17 (10.37%) XML
12 15 (9.15%) RESTful
12 15 (9.15%) Web Services
13 13 (7.93%) JSP
14 12 (7.32%) Ajax
14 12 (7.32%) Java EE
14 12 (7.32%) Spring Boot
15 11 (6.71%) AngularJS
15 11 (6.71%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 27 (16.46%) Public Cloud
2 26 (15.85%) Video on Demand
3 20 (12.20%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 20 (12.20%) Streaming Video
4 17 (10.37%) Derivative
5 13 (7.93%) Market Risk
6 12 (7.32%) Equities
6 12 (7.32%) Fixed Income
7 10 (6.10%) Data Structures
7 10 (6.10%) Mathematics
8 7 (4.27%) Algorithms
8 7 (4.27%) Mobile App
8 7 (4.27%) MPEG
9 5 (3.05%) Analytical Skills
9 5 (3.05%) Credit Risk
9 5 (3.05%) Fintech
9 5 (3.05%) Inversion of Control
9 5 (3.05%) N-Tier
10 4 (2.44%) Credit Derivative
10 4 (2.44%) Interest Rate Derivative
Operating Systems
1 24 (14.63%) Unix
2 23 (14.02%) Linux
3 7 (4.27%) Android
3 7 (4.27%) Apple iOS
4 4 (2.44%) Windows
5 3 (1.83%) Mac OS X
6 2 (1.22%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 119 (72.56%) Agile Software Development
2 92 (56.10%) TDD
3 59 (35.98%) BDD
4 48 (29.27%) Multithreading
5 43 (26.22%) Scrum
6 40 (24.39%) Pair Programming
7 38 (23.17%) Microservices
8 32 (19.51%) DevOps
9 30 (18.29%) High Availability
10 25 (15.24%) Continuous Integration
11 22 (13.41%) Kanban
11 22 (13.41%) Low Latency
12 20 (12.20%) Concurrent Programming
13 19 (11.59%) Risk Management
14 16 (9.76%) E-Commerce
14 16 (9.76%) Electronic Trading
14 16 (9.76%) Functional Programming
14 16 (9.76%) MapReduce
14 16 (9.76%) OO
15 15 (9.15%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 164 (100.00%) Java
2 35 (21.34%) Scala
3 32 (19.51%) Python
3 32 (19.51%) SQL
4 28 (17.07%) JavaScript
5 27 (16.46%) C
6 12 (7.32%) Shell Script
7 11 (6.71%) Haskell
7 11 (6.71%) PL/SQL
8 10 (6.10%) Bash Shell
9 7 (4.27%) C#
10 4 (2.44%) Clojure
10 4 (2.44%) Groovy
11 3 (1.83%) Jython
12 2 (1.22%) C++
13 1 (0.61%) Go
13 1 (0.61%) Korn
13 1 (0.61%) Perl
13 1 (0.61%) VB.NET
13 1 (0.61%) XPath
Qualifications
1 3 (1.83%) Degree
2 2 (1.22%) DV Cleared
2 2 (1.22%) Security Cleared
3 1 (0.61%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.61%) MiFID
System Software
1 6 (3.66%) Docker
2 4 (2.44%) Apache ZooKeeper
2 4 (2.44%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 8 (4.88%) Puppet
2 1 (0.61%) Ansible
2 1 (0.61%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 32 (19.51%) Oracle
2 13 (7.93%) TIBCO
3 7 (4.27%) Brightcove
4 4 (2.44%) Reuters
4 4 (2.44%) WorldPay
5 3 (1.83%) Atlassian
5 3 (1.83%) IBM
6 2 (1.22%) Google
6 2 (1.22%) Red Hat
6 2 (1.22%) Solace
7 1 (0.61%) Apple
7 1 (0.61%) Arqiva
7 1 (0.61%) ATG
7 1 (0.61%) Black Duck
7 1 (0.61%) Cloudera
7 1 (0.61%) Vertica
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