The table below looks at the statistics for the Senior Java Developer role in IT contracts advertised for the East of England 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 22 October 2014 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
22 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Senior Java Developer
Rank 116 125 128
Rank change year-on-year
+9 +3
Contract jobs requiring a Senior Java Developer 33 2 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 1.09% 0.083% 0.59%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.17% 0.089% 0.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 0 12
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£438 - £425
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 - £375
10% offered a daily rate of more than £508 - £443
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Average hourly rate - £48.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £48.00 -
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 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
2831 2259 2885
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 93.46% 93.23% 94.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 1768 1167 1443
Average daily rate £375 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £184 £185
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 195 238 285
Average hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.94% -10.52%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £10.25 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £38.50 £42.50 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.30 £16.25 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+0.30% -7.14%

Senior Java Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

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

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 22 October 2014.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Senior Java Developer within the East of England region over the 3 months to 22 October 2014. 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
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Essex - 26 £450 - 4
Hertfordshire -17 5 £378 -
Cambridgeshire - 2 £481 - 1
Suffolk - - - -
Senior Java Developer
England

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

For the 6 months to 22 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the East of England 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 34 (100.00%) Java
2 25 (73.53%) Spring
3 18 (52.94%) Hibernate
4 17 (50.00%) HTML
5 16 (47.06%) SQL
5 16 (47.06%) Agile Software Development
6 14 (41.18%) Oracle
7 13 (38.24%) Struts
7 13 (38.24%) Java EE
8 12 (35.29%) XML
8 12 (35.29%) PL/SQL
9 11 (32.35%) J2EE
9 11 (32.35%) WebLogic
9 11 (32.35%) CSS
9 11 (32.35%) UML
10 10 (29.41%) OO
10 10 (29.41%) JBoss
10 10 (29.41%) Relational Database
11 9 (26.47%) REST
11 9 (26.47%) UNIX
11 9 (26.47%) Linux
12 8 (23.53%) MySQL
12 8 (23.53%) MVC
12 8 (23.53%) Mac OS X
12 8 (23.53%) Spring MVC
12 8 (23.53%) Enterprise Software
13 7 (20.59%) Responsive Web Design
13 7 (20.59%) Git (software)
13 7 (20.59%) Struts2
13 7 (20.59%) JAAS

Senior Java Developer
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England by Category

For the 6 months to 22 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the East of England 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 11 (32.35%) WebLogic
2 10 (29.41%) JBoss
3 5 (14.71%) Adobe CQ
3 5 (14.71%) CMS
4 2 (5.88%) WebLogic Portal
5 1 (2.94%) Tomcat
5 1 (2.94%) WebSphere
Communications & Networking
1 7 (20.59%) HTTP
2 6 (17.65%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (29.41%) Relational Database
2 8 (23.53%) MySQL
3 5 (14.71%) Neo4j
3 5 (14.71%) MongoDB
4 3 (8.82%) Oracle Database
5 2 (5.88%) Oracle Database 10g
6 1 (2.94%) DTS
6 1 (2.94%) MariaDB
Development Applications
1 7 (20.59%) Git (software)
2 3 (8.82%) Eclipse
2 3 (8.82%) JUnit
2 3 (8.82%) Subversion
2 3 (8.82%) Jenkins
3 2 (5.88%) JIRA
3 2 (5.88%) Maven
4 1 (2.94%) WebLogic Workshop
4 1 (2.94%) Bugzilla
General
1 2 (5.88%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (73.53%) Spring
2 18 (52.94%) Hibernate
3 17 (50.00%) HTML
4 13 (38.24%) Struts
4 13 (38.24%) Java EE
5 12 (35.29%) XML
6 11 (32.35%) J2EE
6 11 (32.35%) CSS
7 9 (26.47%) REST
8 8 (23.53%) Spring MVC
9 7 (20.59%) Struts2
9 7 (20.59%) JAAS
10 6 (17.65%) Web Services
10 6 (17.65%) JAX-RS
11 5 (14.71%) XSLT
12 3 (8.82%) EJB
12 3 (8.82%) JPA
13 2 (5.88%) Ajax
13 2 (5.88%) JSF
13 2 (5.88%) JAX-RPC
Miscellaneous
1 8 (23.53%) Enterprise Software
2 5 (14.71%) N-Tier
3 2 (5.88%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 9 (26.47%) UNIX
1 9 (26.47%) Linux
2 8 (23.53%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (47.06%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (32.35%) UML
3 10 (29.41%) OO
4 8 (23.53%) MVC
5 7 (20.59%) Responsive Web Design
5 7 (20.59%) Scrum
5 7 (20.59%) Web Design
6 6 (17.65%) Configuration Management
6 6 (17.65%) Web Development
7 5 (14.71%) Mentoring
7 5 (14.71%) Waterfall
7 5 (14.71%) TDD
8 2 (5.88%) Microservices
8 2 (5.88%) Continuous Integration
8 2 (5.88%) SOA
8 2 (5.88%) B2C
9 1 (2.94%) OOA/OOD
9 1 (2.94%) CMMI
9 1 (2.94%) E-business
9 1 (2.94%) Enterprise Architecture
Programming Languages
1 34 (100.00%) Java
2 16 (47.06%) SQL
3 12 (35.29%) PL/SQL
4 6 (17.65%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 2 (5.88%) Security Cleared
2 1 (2.94%) SC Cleared
Vendors
1 14 (41.18%) Oracle
2 5 (14.71%) FatWire
2 5 (14.71%) Adobe
3 4 (11.76%) BEA
4 1 (2.94%) VocaLink