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 22 May 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
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Lead Java Developer
Rank 549 544 503
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -41
Contract jobs requiring a Lead Java Developer 30 9 21
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.061% 0.019% 0.049%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.066% 0.020% 0.053%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 8 17
Average daily rate
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£540 £550 £625
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.81% -12.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £359 £400
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £683 £675
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £350 £400
% change year-on-year
+21.42% -12.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £50.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £50.00
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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
45428 44376 39335
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 92.34% 92.50% 92.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 28584 27952 23212
Average daily rate £400 £400 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.12% -0.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £235 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1800 1857 2029
Average hourly rate £16.54 £17.00 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.70% -10.52%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.50 £11.13
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.00 £40.50 £41.77
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £17.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-5.88% -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 22 May 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 22 May 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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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 +1 16 £600 - 7
Yorkshire - 7 £425 -
South East -12 4 £450 +26.31% 1
East of England - 2 - -
North East - 1 £350 - 1
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Lead Java Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 66 (100.00%) Java
2 40 (60.61%) Agile Software Development
3 27 (40.91%) TDD
4 26 (39.39%) JavaScript
5 24 (36.36%) Linux
6 23 (34.85%) Oracle
6 23 (34.85%) Banking
7 22 (33.33%) Spring
8 21 (31.82%) HTML
9 20 (30.30%) SQL
9 20 (30.30%) Relational Database
10 17 (25.76%) Web Development
10 17 (25.76%) Hibernate
11 15 (22.73%) RDBMS
12 14 (21.21%) User Stories
13 13 (19.70%) Continuous Integration
13 13 (19.70%) Python
13 13 (19.70%) Investment Banking
14 12 (18.18%) jMock
14 12 (18.18%) Pair Programming
14 12 (18.18%) J2SE
14 12 (18.18%) OO
14 12 (18.18%) OOD
14 12 (18.18%) Security Cleared
14 12 (18.18%) Technical Analysis
15 11 (16.67%) SC Cleared
15 11 (16.67%) REST
15 11 (16.67%) CSS
15 11 (16.67%) Scrum
16 10 (15.15%) J2EE

Lead Java Developer
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 7 (10.61%) Tomcat
2 5 (7.58%) Elasticsearch
3 4 (6.06%) WebLogic
3 4 (6.06%) JBoss
4 3 (4.55%) Apache
4 3 (4.55%) Confluence
5 2 (3.03%) WebSphere Application Server
5 2 (3.03%) WebSphere
6 1 (1.52%) GlassFish
6 1 (1.52%) IIS
6 1 (1.52%) Mule
6 1 (1.52%) Apache Spark
6 1 (1.52%) Mule ESB
Business Applications
1 3 (4.55%) RMDS
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.52%) IaaS
1 1 (1.52%) Amazon SQS
1 1 (1.52%) GitHub
1 1 (1.52%) PaaS
1 1 (1.52%) Amazon S3
1 1 (1.52%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (9.09%) Firewall
2 3 (4.55%) AMQP
3 2 (3.03%) Internet
4 1 (1.52%) HTTP
4 1 (1.52%) TCP/IP
4 1 (1.52%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (30.30%) Relational Database
2 15 (22.73%) RDBMS
3 5 (7.58%) MySQL
4 4 (6.06%) Couchbase
5 3 (4.55%) MongoDB
5 3 (4.55%) Oracle Database
6 2 (3.03%) NoSQL
6 2 (3.03%) SQL Server
6 2 (3.03%) PostgreSQL
7 1 (1.52%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 1 (1.52%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 1 (1.52%) OLAP
7 1 (1.52%) MarkLogic
7 1 (1.52%) Triplestore
7 1 (1.52%) Mahout
7 1 (1.52%) SQL Server 2008
7 1 (1.52%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 12 (18.18%) jMock
2 9 (13.64%) Jenkins
3 8 (12.12%) JUnit
4 5 (7.58%) Maven
4 5 (7.58%) Subversion
4 5 (7.58%) Eclipse
4 5 (7.58%) Git (software)
5 4 (6.06%) Gradle
5 4 (6.06%) JIRA
6 3 (4.55%) Toad
6 3 (4.55%) Mercurial
6 3 (4.55%) Mockito
7 2 (3.03%) JBehave
7 2 (3.03%) Selenium
7 2 (3.03%) Ant
7 2 (3.03%) ClearCase
8 1 (1.52%) Xcode
8 1 (1.52%) Visual Studio
8 1 (1.52%) VSS/SourceSafe
8 1 (1.52%) Apache Ivy
General
1 23 (34.85%) Banking
2 13 (19.70%) Investment Banking
3 4 (6.06%) Front Office
3 4 (6.06%) Finance
4 2 (3.03%) Financial Institution
5 1 (1.52%) Retail Banking
5 1 (1.52%) Retail
5 1 (1.52%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (33.33%) Spring
2 21 (31.82%) HTML
3 17 (25.76%) Hibernate
4 12 (18.18%) J2SE
5 11 (16.67%) REST
5 11 (16.67%) CSS
6 10 (15.15%) J2EE
7 9 (13.64%) Web Services
8 8 (12.12%) XML
9 7 (10.61%) JSP
9 7 (10.61%) SOAP
9 7 (10.61%) HTML5
10 6 (9.09%) JMS
10 6 (9.09%) Ajax
11 5 (7.58%) Java EE
11 5 (7.58%) jQuery
11 5 (7.58%) JSON
12 4 (6.06%) RabbitMQ
12 4 (6.06%) Struts
13 3 (4.55%) Symfony
Miscellaneous
1 7 (10.61%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 2 (3.03%) Open Source
2 2 (3.03%) Fixed Income
2 2 (3.03%) Computer Science
3 1 (1.52%) Clustering
3 1 (1.52%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (1.52%) Semantic Web
3 1 (1.52%) Inversion of Control
3 1 (1.52%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 24 (36.36%) Linux
2 5 (7.58%) UNIX
2 5 (7.58%) Windows
3 4 (6.06%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (3.03%) Mac OS X
5 1 (1.52%) Solaris
5 1 (1.52%) Apple iOS
5 1 (1.52%) Android
5 1 (1.52%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (60.61%) Agile Software Development
2 27 (40.91%) TDD
3 17 (25.76%) Web Development
4 14 (21.21%) User Stories
5 13 (19.70%) Continuous Integration
6 12 (18.18%) Pair Programming
6 12 (18.18%) OO
6 12 (18.18%) OOD
6 12 (18.18%) Technical Analysis
7 11 (16.67%) Scrum
8 9 (13.64%) Configuration Management
9 7 (10.61%) Low Latency
10 6 (9.09%) BDD
11 5 (7.58%) Software Engineering
12 4 (6.06%) E-Commerce
13 3 (4.55%) Algorithmic Trading
13 3 (4.55%) Risk Management
13 3 (4.55%) Multithreading
13 3 (4.55%) Software Delivery
13 3 (4.55%) FX Algorithmic Trading
Programming Languages
1 66 (100.00%) Java
2 26 (39.39%) JavaScript
3 20 (30.30%) SQL
4 13 (19.70%) Python
5 3 (4.55%) PHP5
5 3 (4.55%) PHP
5 3 (4.55%) PL/SQL
6 2 (3.03%) C
7 1 (1.52%) XPath
7 1 (1.52%) XQuery
7 1 (1.52%) C++
7 1 (1.52%) Scala
7 1 (1.52%) SPARQL
Qualifications
1 12 (18.18%) Security Cleared
2 11 (16.67%) SC Cleared
3 3 (4.55%) Degree
4 2 (3.03%) DV Cleared
5 1 (1.52%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (6.06%) QA
Systems Management
1 9 (13.64%) Opscode Chef
2 7 (10.61%) Puppet
3 6 (9.09%) Ansible
4 1 (1.52%) CA LISA
4 1 (1.52%) Vagrant
4 1 (1.52%) OpenAM
Vendors
1 23 (34.85%) Oracle
2 5 (7.58%) Red Hat
3 3 (4.55%) Atlassian
4 1 (1.52%) ION Trading
4 1 (1.52%) Metastorm
4 1 (1.52%) Microsoft
4 1 (1.52%) Sun
4 1 (1.52%) CA
4 1 (1.52%) Sybase
4 1 (1.52%) ForgeRock