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 27 February 2015 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
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Lead Java Developer
Rank 528 531 490
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -41
Contract jobs requiring a Lead Java Developer 36 15 24
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.076% 0.033% 0.059%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.082% 0.035% 0.063%
Number of daily rates quoted 30 13 21
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£550 £560 £600
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.78% -6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £430 £400
10% offered a daily rate of more than £676 £650 £750
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £490 £400
% change year-on-year
-13.26% +22.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Lead 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 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
44005 42325 37797
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 92.39% 92.52% 92.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 27481 25452 22049
Average daily rate £400 £400 £400
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £563 £563 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £345
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +1.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1708 1839 2121
Average hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £18.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -2.77%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.50 £40.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.74 £17.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-1.55% -2.85%

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 27 February 2015.

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 27 February 2015. 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
London +1 25 £560 -8.57% 13
East of England +7 6 £425 -22.01% 3
Yorkshire - 3 £450 - 2
North West -12 2 £381 -10.29% 1
South East - - - - 2
South West - - - -
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Lead Java Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, 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 71 (100.00%) Java
2 34 (47.89%) HTML
3 33 (46.48%) Agile Software Development
4 27 (38.03%) Spring
5 20 (28.17%) Oracle
6 18 (25.35%) CSS
7 16 (22.54%) SQL
7 16 (22.54%) Linux
7 16 (22.54%) Banking
8 15 (21.13%) TDD
8 15 (21.13%) Hibernate
8 15 (21.13%) JavaScript
8 15 (21.13%) REST
9 14 (19.72%) Web Application Development
9 14 (19.72%) Relational Database
10 13 (18.31%) Mentoring
11 12 (16.90%) Scrum
11 12 (16.90%) Web Development
12 11 (15.49%) J2EE
13 10 (14.08%) JSP
13 10 (14.08%) SOAP
13 10 (14.08%) XML
13 10 (14.08%) OO
13 10 (14.08%) JBoss
13 10 (14.08%) Continuous Integration
14 9 (12.68%) RDBMS
14 9 (12.68%) Web Services
14 9 (12.68%) JUnit
14 9 (12.68%) Subversion
15 8 (11.27%) Enterprise Architecture

Lead Java Developer
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, 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 10 (14.08%) JBoss
2 5 (7.04%) WebLogic
2 5 (7.04%) Tomcat
3 4 (5.63%) Elasticsearch
4 3 (4.23%) Confluence
4 3 (4.23%) Apache
5 2 (2.82%) CMS
6 1 (1.41%) WebSphere
6 1 (1.41%) Mule
6 1 (1.41%) IIS
6 1 (1.41%) WebSphere Application Server
Business Applications
1 2 (2.82%) RMDS
2 1 (1.41%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.82%) GitHub
2 1 (1.41%) IaaS
2 1 (1.41%) Amazon S3
2 1 (1.41%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.41%) PaaS
2 1 (1.41%) Amazon SQS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (4.23%) HTTP
2 2 (2.82%) AMQP
3 1 (1.41%) LDAP
3 1 (1.41%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (19.72%) Relational Database
2 9 (12.68%) RDBMS
3 6 (8.45%) MySQL
4 4 (5.63%) SQL Server
4 4 (5.63%) Oracle Database
4 4 (5.63%) MongoDB
4 4 (5.63%) Couchbase
5 2 (2.82%) Neo4j
5 2 (2.82%) PostgreSQL
5 2 (2.82%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (1.41%) Oracle Database 11g
6 1 (1.41%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (1.41%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (1.41%) OLAP
6 1 (1.41%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (1.41%) DTS
6 1 (1.41%) MariaDB
6 1 (1.41%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 9 (12.68%) JUnit
1 9 (12.68%) Subversion
2 7 (9.86%) Git (software)
3 6 (8.45%) Eclipse
4 5 (7.04%) JIRA
4 5 (7.04%) jMock
5 4 (5.63%) Maven
5 4 (5.63%) ClearCase
5 4 (5.63%) Jenkins
6 3 (4.23%) Gradle
6 3 (4.23%) Ant
6 3 (4.23%) Toad
6 3 (4.23%) NUnit
7 2 (2.82%) CruiseControl
7 2 (2.82%) Selenium
7 2 (2.82%) Team Foundation Server
7 2 (2.82%) Mercurial
7 2 (2.82%) Mockito
8 1 (1.41%) Cucumber
8 1 (1.41%) Hudson
General
1 16 (22.54%) Banking
2 5 (7.04%) Front Office
2 5 (7.04%) Finance
2 5 (7.04%) Investment Banking
3 2 (2.82%) Back Office
3 2 (2.82%) Publishing
4 1 (1.41%) Financial Institution
4 1 (1.41%) Retail
4 1 (1.41%) Advertising
4 1 (1.41%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (47.89%) HTML
2 27 (38.03%) Spring
3 18 (25.35%) CSS
4 15 (21.13%) Hibernate
4 15 (21.13%) REST
5 11 (15.49%) J2EE
6 10 (14.08%) JSP
6 10 (14.08%) SOAP
6 10 (14.08%) XML
7 9 (12.68%) Web Services
8 7 (9.86%) Java EE
9 6 (8.45%) JSON
10 5 (7.04%) Struts
10 5 (7.04%) J2SE
10 5 (7.04%) JMS
10 5 (7.04%) Spring MVC
10 5 (7.04%) HTML5
11 4 (5.63%) RESTful
11 4 (5.63%) Apache Camel
11 4 (5.63%) Servlets
Miscellaneous
1 7 (9.86%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 3 (4.23%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (2.82%) Credit Risk
3 2 (2.82%) Market Risk
3 2 (2.82%) Open Source
4 1 (1.41%) User Experience
4 1 (1.41%) Fixed Income
4 1 (1.41%) Clustering
4 1 (1.41%) Cryptography
4 1 (1.41%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.41%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 16 (22.54%) Linux
2 5 (7.04%) UNIX
3 3 (4.23%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 3 (4.23%) Mac OS X
4 2 (2.82%) Windows
5 1 (1.41%) Apple iOS
5 1 (1.41%) Android
5 1 (1.41%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (46.48%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (21.13%) TDD
3 14 (19.72%) Web Application Development
4 13 (18.31%) Mentoring
5 12 (16.90%) Web Development
5 12 (16.90%) Scrum
6 10 (14.08%) OO
6 10 (14.08%) Continuous Integration
7 8 (11.27%) Enterprise Architecture
8 7 (9.86%) BDD
9 6 (8.45%) User Stories
9 6 (8.45%) Low Latency
9 6 (8.45%) Pair Programming
9 6 (8.45%) Configuration Management
9 6 (8.45%) MVC
10 5 (7.04%) OOD
10 5 (7.04%) Technical Analysis
11 4 (5.63%) Software Engineering
11 4 (5.63%) Algorithmic Trading
12 3 (4.23%) Multithreading
Programming Languages
1 71 (100.00%) Java
2 16 (22.54%) SQL
3 15 (21.13%) JavaScript
4 6 (8.45%) Python
5 4 (5.63%) PL/SQL
6 2 (2.82%) PHP
6 2 (2.82%) C#
6 2 (2.82%) Ruby
6 2 (2.82%) PHP5
7 1 (1.41%) Scala
7 1 (1.41%) Bash Shell
7 1 (1.41%) XPath
7 1 (1.41%) C++
7 1 (1.41%) C
7 1 (1.41%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 8 (11.27%) Security Cleared
2 5 (7.04%) SC Cleared
3 3 (4.23%) Degree
4 2 (2.82%) DV Cleared
5 1 (1.41%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (5.63%) QA
System Software
1 2 (2.82%) GridGain
Systems Management
1 2 (2.82%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (1.41%) CA LISA
2 1 (1.41%) OpenAM
2 1 (1.41%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (1.41%) Oracle Identity Management
2 1 (1.41%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 20 (28.17%) Oracle
2 4 (5.63%) Red Hat
3 3 (4.23%) Atlassian
4 2 (2.82%) 29West
5 1 (1.41%) ForgeRock
5 1 (1.41%) TIBCO
5 1 (1.41%) Bloomberg
5 1 (1.41%) Metastorm
5 1 (1.41%) ION Trading
5 1 (1.41%) Google
5 1 (1.41%) Sybase
5 1 (1.41%) Microsoft
5 1 (1.41%) Sun
5 1 (1.41%) CA
5 1 (1.41%) Informatica
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