The table below looks at the statistics for the Lead Java Developer role in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Lead Java Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 29 August 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
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Lead Java Developer
Rank 539 534 541
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +7
Contract jobs requiring a Lead Java Developer 44 31 30
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.086% 0.064% 0.057%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.093% 0.069% 0.061%
Number of daily rates quoted 34 23 25
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£488 £575 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-15.21% +27.77%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £373 £528 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £696 £715 £580
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £355 £413
% change year-on-year
+12.67% -13.93%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
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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 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
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
47194 44670 49324
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 92.21% 92.82% 92.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 29171 27141 28355
Average daily rate £400 £400 £390
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +2.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £238 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
- +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1876 1959 2460
Average hourly rate £17.00 £17.50 £19.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.85% -10.25%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £11.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £40.00 £41.01
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-2.94% -5.55%

Lead Java Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

Lead Java Developer Jobs Demand Trend in England

Lead Java Developer
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Lead Java Developer Daily Rate Trend in England

Lead Java Developer
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Lead Java Developer across the England region over the 3 months to 29 August 2014.

Lead Java Developer Daily Rate Histogram in England

Lead Java Developer
Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

Lead Java Developer Hourly Rate Trend in England

Lead Java Developer
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Lead Java Developer within the England region over the 3 months to 29 August 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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statistics and historical trends)
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
London +20 28 £563 -2.17% 4
West Midlands -10 4 £400 -
East of England - 4 £375 -
North West - 4 £373 - 1
South West - 3 £410 -
South East -16 1 £500 +40.84% 1
Yorkshire - - - -
East Midlands - - - -
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Lead Java Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the England region that cited Lead 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 Lead Java Developer in their job title.

1 55 (100.00%) Java
2 22 (40.00%) Spring
3 14 (25.45%) Hibernate
3 14 (25.45%) HTML
4 13 (23.64%) Oracle
5 12 (21.82%) TDD
6 11 (20.00%) Finance
7 10 (18.18%) J2EE
7 10 (18.18%) Banking
7 10 (18.18%) Scrum
7 10 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
8 9 (16.36%) OO
8 9 (16.36%) Multithreading
9 8 (14.55%) Linux
9 8 (14.55%) XML
9 8 (14.55%) JavaScript
9 8 (14.55%) Front Office
9 8 (14.55%) E-Commerce
9 8 (14.55%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 7 (12.73%) Spring MVC
10 7 (12.73%) Continuous Integration
10 7 (12.73%) Eclipse
10 7 (12.73%) MVC
10 7 (12.73%) SQL
10 7 (12.73%) CSS
10 7 (12.73%) REST
10 7 (12.73%) Relational Database
11 6 (10.91%) Low Latency
11 6 (10.91%) Oracle Database
11 6 (10.91%) HTML5

Lead Java Developer
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the England region that cited Lead 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 Lead Java Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 4 (7.27%) Apache ServiceMix
1 4 (7.27%) Apache
1 4 (7.27%) Tomcat
2 2 (3.64%) Adobe CQ
2 2 (3.64%) Elasticsearch
3 1 (1.82%) CMS
3 1 (1.82%) WebLogic
3 1 (1.82%) WebLogic Portal
3 1 (1.82%) Apache Solr
Business Applications
1 5 (9.09%) RMDS
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.64%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 3 (5.45%) HTTP
2 2 (3.64%) Multicast
2 2 (3.64%) TCP/IP
2 2 (3.64%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (12.73%) Relational Database
2 6 (10.91%) Oracle Database
3 4 (7.27%) MongoDB
3 4 (7.27%) Oracle Database 10g
4 3 (5.45%) Oracle Database 11g
4 3 (5.45%) SQL Server
4 3 (5.45%) RDBMS
4 3 (5.45%) Neo4j
5 2 (3.64%) Big Data
5 2 (3.64%) NoSQL
5 2 (3.64%) MySQL
5 2 (3.64%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (1.82%) JasperReports
6 1 (1.82%) Hadoop
6 1 (1.82%) Apache Cassandra
6 1 (1.82%) HBase
6 1 (1.82%) Hazelcast
Development Applications
1 7 (12.73%) Eclipse
2 6 (10.91%) Git (software)
2 6 (10.91%) Subversion
3 5 (9.09%) Maven
3 5 (9.09%) JIRA
4 4 (7.27%) Ant
5 2 (3.64%) Jenkins
5 2 (3.64%) JUnit
5 2 (3.64%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 2 (3.64%) Selenium
5 2 (3.64%) StarTeam
6 1 (1.82%) Mockito
6 1 (1.82%) DbUnit
6 1 (1.82%) TestNG
6 1 (1.82%) Grunt
General
1 11 (20.00%) Finance
2 10 (18.18%) Banking
3 8 (14.55%) Front Office
4 3 (5.45%) Investment Banking
4 3 (5.45%) Marketing
5 2 (3.64%) Telecoms
6 1 (1.82%) Back Office
6 1 (1.82%) Manufacturing
6 1 (1.82%) Advertising
6 1 (1.82%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (40.00%) Spring
2 14 (25.45%) Hibernate
2 14 (25.45%) HTML
3 10 (18.18%) J2EE
4 8 (14.55%) XML
5 7 (12.73%) Spring MVC
5 7 (12.73%) CSS
5 7 (12.73%) REST
6 6 (10.91%) HTML5
7 5 (9.09%) Java EE
7 5 (9.09%) SOAP
8 4 (7.27%) JAX-RS
8 4 (7.27%) Play Framework
8 4 (7.27%) Apache Camel
8 4 (7.27%) RESTful
8 4 (7.27%) Web Services
8 4 (7.27%) JSP
9 3 (5.45%) FIX Protocol
9 3 (5.45%) GWT
9 3 (5.45%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 8 (14.55%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 5 (9.09%) Fixed Income
3 3 (5.45%) Open Source
3 3 (5.45%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (3.64%) TWAP
4 2 (3.64%) Cryptography
4 2 (3.64%) VWAP
4 2 (3.64%) Mathematics
4 2 (3.64%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.82%) Credit Risk
5 1 (1.82%) Semantic Web
Operating Systems
1 8 (14.55%) Linux
2 5 (9.09%) UNIX
3 4 (7.27%) Mac OS X
4 1 (1.82%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (21.82%) TDD
2 10 (18.18%) Scrum
2 10 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (16.36%) OO
3 9 (16.36%) Multithreading
4 8 (14.55%) E-Commerce
5 7 (12.73%) Continuous Integration
5 7 (12.73%) MVC
6 6 (10.91%) Low Latency
6 6 (10.91%) Software Engineering
7 5 (9.09%) Algorithmic Trading
7 5 (9.09%) SOA
7 5 (9.09%) Web Application Development
8 4 (7.27%) Responsive Web Design
8 4 (7.27%) BDD
8 4 (7.27%) Configuration Management
9 3 (5.45%) Unit Testing
9 3 (5.45%) Web Design
10 2 (3.64%) ATDD
10 2 (3.64%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 55 (100.00%) Java
2 8 (14.55%) JavaScript
3 7 (12.73%) SQL
4 4 (7.27%) Scala
5 3 (5.45%) Ruby
5 3 (5.45%) PL/SQL
6 2 (3.64%) Groovy
6 2 (3.64%) Bash Shell
6 2 (3.64%) C#
7 1 (1.82%) Python
7 1 (1.82%) C++
7 1 (1.82%) PHP
7 1 (1.82%) Shell Script
7 1 (1.82%) Clojure
Qualifications
1 6 (10.91%) Degree
2 3 (5.45%) SC Cleared
2 3 (5.45%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (7.27%) QA
2 1 (1.82%) SLA
2 1 (1.82%) EMIR
2 1 (1.82%) Dodd-Frank
System Software
1 2 (3.64%) Oracle RAC
2 1 (1.82%) Apache ZooKeeper
Systems Management
1 1 (1.82%) Puppet
1 1 (1.82%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 13 (23.64%) Oracle
2 5 (9.09%) JBoss
3 3 (5.45%) Bloomberg
3 3 (5.45%) 29West
4 2 (3.64%) Adobe
4 2 (3.64%) Atlassian
5 1 (1.82%) SAP
5 1 (1.82%) Metastorm
5 1 (1.82%) BEA
5 1 (1.82%) Atomikos
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