The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the East of England 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 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
28 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Senior Java Developer
Rank 115 103 130
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +27
Contract jobs requiring a Senior Java Developer 21 34 24
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 0.85% 1.19% 0.79%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.89% 1.25% 0.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 21 18
Median daily rate £465 £500 £420
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.00% +19.04%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £375 £347
10% offered a daily rate of more than £540 £600 £507
UK excluding London median daily rate £460 £475 £375
% change year-on-year
-3.15% +26.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.53 - -
Senior Java Developer
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the East of England 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
East of England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
2365 2714 2880
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 95.56% 95.36% 95.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 1352 1540 1731
Median daily rate £375 £385 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.59% +2.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £205 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £510 £533 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £380 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.63% +8.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 179 242 230
Median hourly rate £16.50 £20.00 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-17.50% +17.64%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £12.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £40.00 £37.78
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 East of England

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

Senior Java Developer Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

Senior Java Developer
Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Senior Java Developer across the East of England region.

Senior Java Developer Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

Senior Java Developer
Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Senior Java Developer across the East of England region over the 3 months to 28 September 2016.

Senior Java Developer Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

Senior Java Developer
Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

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

Senior Java Developer Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

Senior Java Developer
Contract Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Senior Java Developer within the East of England region over the 3 months to 28 September 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Hertfordshire +10 12 £465 - 8
Bedfordshire - 6 £463 -
Cambridgeshire +23 3 £438 +7.36% 4
Senior Java Developer
England

Senior Java Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 28 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 East of England region featuring Senior Java Developer in the job title.

1 25 (100.00%) Java
2 11 (44.00%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (36.00%) TDD
3 9 (36.00%) E-Commerce
3 9 (36.00%) BDD
4 8 (32.00%) Continuous Integration
4 8 (32.00%) Test Automation
5 7 (28.00%) Jenkins
5 7 (28.00%) Continuous Delivery
5 7 (28.00%) Swing
6 6 (24.00%) AWT
6 6 (24.00%) JavaScript
6 6 (24.00%) Ant
6 6 (24.00%) Maven
6 6 (24.00%) Spring
7 5 (20.00%) QA
7 5 (20.00%) Regular Expression
7 5 (20.00%) ATDD
7 5 (20.00%) JIRA
7 5 (20.00%) Retail
7 5 (20.00%) Finance
7 5 (20.00%) Games
7 5 (20.00%) JUnit
7 5 (20.00%) C#
7 5 (20.00%) Python
8 4 (16.00%) Perl
8 4 (16.00%) Hibernate
8 4 (16.00%) Pair Programming
8 4 (16.00%) JSF
8 4 (16.00%) Software Engineering

Senior Java Developer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England 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 3 (12.00%) Apache Spark
2 2 (8.00%) Tomcat
2 2 (8.00%) WebSphere
3 1 (4.00%) WebSphere Application Server
Cloud Services
1 2 (8.00%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.00%) FTP
1 1 (4.00%) SSH
1 1 (4.00%) Telnet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (16.00%) Apache Cassandra
1 4 (16.00%) MongoDB
2 3 (12.00%) SQL Server
3 2 (8.00%) Relational Database
4 1 (4.00%) Couchbase
4 1 (4.00%) DB2
4 1 (4.00%) NoSQL
4 1 (4.00%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 7 (28.00%) Jenkins
2 6 (24.00%) Ant
2 6 (24.00%) Maven
3 5 (20.00%) JIRA
3 5 (20.00%) JUnit
4 4 (16.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 4 (16.00%) Cucumber
4 4 (16.00%) JBehave
4 4 (16.00%) Selenium
4 4 (16.00%) SoapUI
4 4 (16.00%) SpecFlow
4 4 (16.00%) TeamCity
4 4 (16.00%) TestNG
4 4 (16.00%) WebDriver
5 3 (12.00%) Git (software)
6 1 (4.00%) Gradle
6 1 (4.00%) Subversion
6 1 (4.00%) Toad
6 1 (4.00%) Vagrant
General
1 5 (20.00%) Finance
1 5 (20.00%) Games
1 5 (20.00%) Retail
2 1 (4.00%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (28.00%) Swing
2 6 (24.00%) AWT
2 6 (24.00%) Spring
3 5 (20.00%) Regular Expression
4 4 (16.00%) AngularJS
4 4 (16.00%) Hibernate
4 4 (16.00%) JSF
5 3 (12.00%) J2EE
6 2 (8.00%) CSS
6 2 (8.00%) JSP
6 2 (8.00%) Servlets
6 2 (8.00%) Struts
6 2 (8.00%) XML
6 2 (8.00%) XSLT
7 1 (4.00%) HTML
7 1 (4.00%) Java EE
7 1 (4.00%) JDBC
7 1 (4.00%) JMX
7 1 (4.00%) SOAP
7 1 (4.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (4.00%) Algorithms
1 1 (4.00%) Data Structures
1 1 (4.00%) Fintech
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (44.00%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (36.00%) BDD
2 9 (36.00%) E-Commerce
2 9 (36.00%) TDD
3 8 (32.00%) Continuous Integration
3 8 (32.00%) Test Automation
4 7 (28.00%) Continuous Delivery
5 5 (20.00%) ATDD
6 4 (16.00%) Defect Management
6 4 (16.00%) Feature Driven Development
6 4 (16.00%) Pair Programming
6 4 (16.00%) Software Engineering
7 2 (8.00%) API Testing
7 2 (8.00%) DevOps
7 2 (8.00%) OO
7 2 (8.00%) OOD
7 2 (8.00%) Scrum
8 1 (4.00%) Mentoring
8 1 (4.00%) Open Source
8 1 (4.00%) Software Delivery
Programming Languages
1 25 (100.00%) Java
2 6 (24.00%) JavaScript
3 5 (20.00%) C#
3 5 (20.00%) Python
4 4 (16.00%) Perl
4 4 (16.00%) Ruby
5 3 (12.00%) Haskell
5 3 (12.00%) SQL
6 1 (4.00%) Clojure
6 1 (4.00%) Go
6 1 (4.00%) Rust
Qualifications
1 1 (4.00%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (20.00%) QA
2 4 (16.00%) SDET
System Software
1 1 (4.00%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (8.00%) Ansible
1 2 (8.00%) Puppet
2 1 (4.00%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 1 (4.00%) CA
1 1 (4.00%) Sun
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