The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the 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 16 January 2017 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
16 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Senior Java Developer
UK / England
Rank 291 287 368
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +81
Contract jobs requiring a Senior Java Developer 316 343 236
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.76% 0.75% 0.51%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.81% 0.79% 0.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 245 273 191
Median daily rate £538 £525 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.38% +5.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £383 £370 £375
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £650 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £433 £413
% change year-on-year
+4.04% +4.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

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
39238 43349 43884
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 94.62% 94.94% 94.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 25748 27917 28128
Median daily rate £428 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.58% +6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £260 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £395 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.94% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1338 1586 1778
Median hourly rate £18.00 £17.50 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.85% +6.06%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.50 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £45.50 £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.00 £17.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-2.85% +9.37%

Senior Java Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

Senior Java Developer Jobs Demand Trend in England

Senior Java Developer
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Senior Java Developer Daily Rate Trend in England

Senior Java Developer
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Senior Java Developer across the England region over the 3 months to 16 January 2017.

Senior Java Developer Daily Rate Histogram in England

Senior Java Developer
Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

Senior Java Developer Hourly Rate Trend in England

Senior Java Developer
Contract Job Locations in 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 England region over the 3 months to 16 January 2017. 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 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
London +19 225 £558 -3.04% 83
South East -12 27 £475 +11.11% 28
East of England -2 20 £508 -7.72% 11
North West +15 14 £500 +16.61% 11
South West +16 10 £375 -6.25% 11
Yorkshire -9 9 £450 -1.09% 12
West Midlands -6 4 £375 +15.38% 5
East Midlands +8 1 - - 9
Senior Java Developer
UK

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

For the 6 months to 16 January 2017, 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 England region featuring Senior Java Developer in the job title.

1 738 (100.00%) Java
2 554 (75.07%) Agile Software Development
3 369 (50.00%) TDD
4 325 (44.04%) Spring
5 247 (33.47%) Scrum
6 215 (29.13%) BDD
7 160 (21.68%) HTML
8 159 (21.54%) JavaScript
9 158 (21.41%) SQL
9 158 (21.41%) Pair Programming
9 158 (21.41%) REST
10 157 (21.27%) Finance
11 148 (20.05%) Hibernate
12 146 (19.78%) Banking
13 142 (19.24%) Git (software)
14 138 (18.70%) Continuous Integration
15 134 (18.16%) CSS
16 133 (18.02%) Microservices
17 129 (17.48%) Jenkins
18 123 (16.67%) Scala
19 116 (15.72%) Maven
20 113 (15.31%) Web Services
21 100 (13.55%) Linux
22 98 (13.28%) JUnit
23 97 (13.14%) DevOps
24 96 (13.01%) AngularJS
25 95 (12.87%) Amazon AWS
26 92 (12.47%) RESTful
27 91 (12.33%) Big Data
28 90 (12.20%) Python

Senior Java Developer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in 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 54 (7.32%) Apache Spark
2 39 (5.28%) WebSphere
3 37 (5.01%) Tomcat
4 22 (2.98%) JBoss
5 19 (2.57%) Apache
6 18 (2.44%) WebLogic
7 17 (2.30%) Elasticsearch
8 16 (2.17%) Oracle Coherence
9 15 (2.03%) Oracle SOA Suite
10 11 (1.49%) WebSphere Application Server
11 10 (1.36%) Apache Pig
11 10 (1.36%) Mule
12 9 (1.22%) GemFire
13 8 (1.08%) Adobe Experience Manager
13 8 (1.08%) Apache Solr
13 8 (1.08%) Cloud Foundry
13 8 (1.08%) WebLogic Portal
14 7 (0.95%) Jetty
14 7 (0.95%) Mule ESB
15 6 (0.81%) CMS
Business Applications
1 6 (0.81%) Oracle BPM
1 6 (0.81%) RMDS
2 5 (0.68%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (0.14%) BusinessWorks
3 1 (0.14%) Magento
3 1 (0.14%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (0.14%) Oracle SCM
Cloud Services
1 95 (12.87%) Amazon AWS
2 39 (5.28%) Microsoft Azure
3 36 (4.88%) GitHub
4 13 (1.76%) AWS CloudFormation
5 9 (1.22%) Cloud Computing
5 9 (1.22%) PaaS
6 4 (0.54%) Amazon EC2
6 4 (0.54%) Google App Engine
6 4 (0.54%) Google Cloud Platform
7 3 (0.41%) Heroku
8 2 (0.27%) Amazon S3
9 1 (0.14%) Amazon ElastiCache
9 1 (0.14%) AWS OpsWorks
9 1 (0.14%) Datadog
9 1 (0.14%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 54 (7.32%) HTTP
2 34 (4.61%) RTSP
3 27 (3.66%) MQTT
4 9 (1.22%) Internet
5 8 (1.08%) RTP
6 7 (0.95%) HTTPS
7 6 (0.81%) AMQP
8 5 (0.68%) SSH
9 4 (0.54%) Multicast
9 4 (0.54%) TCP/IP
10 2 (0.27%) FTP
10 2 (0.27%) Kerberos
10 2 (0.27%) Telnet
11 1 (0.14%) Firewall
11 1 (0.14%) LDAP
11 1 (0.14%) Skype
11 1 (0.14%) SSL
11 1 (0.14%) STUN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 91 (12.33%) Big Data
2 87 (11.79%) MongoDB
3 83 (11.25%) NoSQL
4 76 (10.30%) Hadoop
5 54 (7.32%) Relational Database
6 41 (5.56%) Apache Cassandra
7 40 (5.42%) MySQL
8 39 (5.28%) PostgreSQL
9 18 (2.44%) Oracle Database
10 16 (2.17%) SQL Server
11 15 (2.03%) Apache Hive
11 15 (2.03%) HBase
11 15 (2.03%) RDBMS
12 13 (1.76%) Data Warehouse
13 11 (1.49%) Redis
14 10 (1.36%) Neo4j
15 9 (1.22%) Hazelcast
16 8 (1.08%) MarkLogic
16 8 (1.08%) Oracle Database 10g
17 6 (0.81%) OLTP
Development Applications
1 142 (19.24%) Git (software)
2 129 (17.48%) Jenkins
3 116 (15.72%) Maven
4 98 (13.28%) JUnit
5 50 (6.78%) JIRA
5 50 (6.78%) Mockito
6 44 (5.96%) Subversion
7 36 (4.88%) Cucumber
7 36 (4.88%) Gradle
8 32 (4.34%) Ant
8 32 (4.34%) Eclipse
8 32 (4.34%) Selenium
9 28 (3.79%) TeamCity
10 19 (2.57%) Mercurial
11 15 (2.03%) Spock
12 13 (1.76%) Atlassian Bamboo
12 13 (1.76%) CruiseControl
12 13 (1.76%) Hudson
12 13 (1.76%) JBehave
13 9 (1.22%) WebDriver
General
1 157 (21.27%) Finance
2 146 (19.78%) Banking
3 73 (9.89%) Investment Banking
4 68 (9.21%) Front Office
5 24 (3.25%) Retail
6 13 (1.76%) Advertising
7 11 (1.49%) Telecoms
8 10 (1.36%) Marketing
9 9 (1.22%) Games
10 6 (0.81%) Manufacturing
11 5 (0.68%) Back Office
11 5 (0.68%) Electronics
12 3 (0.41%) Aerospace
12 3 (0.41%) Retail Banking
13 2 (0.27%) Financial Institution
13 2 (0.27%) German Language
13 2 (0.27%) Law
13 2 (0.27%) Pharmaceutical
13 2 (0.27%) Prime Brokerage
14 1 (0.14%) Online Betting
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 325 (44.04%) Spring
2 160 (21.68%) HTML
3 158 (21.41%) REST
4 148 (20.05%) Hibernate
5 134 (18.16%) CSS
6 113 (15.31%) Web Services
7 96 (13.01%) AngularJS
8 92 (12.47%) RESTful
9 87 (11.79%) JSON
10 85 (11.52%) XML
11 79 (10.70%) JMS
12 75 (10.16%) HTML5
12 75 (10.16%) J2EE
13 73 (9.89%) jQuery
14 70 (9.49%) Kafka
15 67 (9.08%) SOAP
16 59 (7.99%) Java EE
17 52 (7.05%) CSS3
17 52 (7.05%) Spring MVC
18 38 (5.15%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 51 (6.91%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 35 (4.74%) Derivative
3 29 (3.93%) Economics
4 28 (3.79%) Video on Demand
5 27 (3.66%) Public Cloud
6 26 (3.52%) Analytical Skills
7 24 (3.25%) Equities
8 22 (2.98%) Enterprise Software
8 22 (2.98%) User Experience
9 21 (2.85%) Fixed Income
9 21 (2.85%) Streaming Video
9 21 (2.85%) Virtual Team
10 18 (2.44%) Computer Science
11 16 (2.17%) Algorithms
12 14 (1.90%) Market Risk
13 13 (1.76%) Mathematics
13 13 (1.76%) Mobile App
14 11 (1.49%) Data Structures
14 11 (1.49%) Inversion of Control
15 10 (1.36%) Equity Derivative
Operating Systems
1 100 (13.55%) Linux
2 56 (7.59%) Unix
3 20 (2.71%) Android
4 18 (2.44%) Apple iOS
5 17 (2.30%) Windows
6 13 (1.76%) Mac OS X
7 12 (1.63%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 2 (0.27%) Solaris
9 1 (0.14%) HPUX
9 1 (0.14%) Oracle Linux
9 1 (0.14%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 554 (75.07%) Agile Software Development
2 369 (50.00%) TDD
3 247 (33.47%) Scrum
4 215 (29.13%) BDD
5 158 (21.41%) Pair Programming
6 138 (18.70%) Continuous Integration
7 133 (18.02%) Microservices
8 97 (13.14%) DevOps
9 84 (11.38%) OO
10 80 (10.84%) Multithreading
11 77 (10.43%) Kanban
12 71 (9.62%) Open Source
13 70 (9.49%) MVC
14 69 (9.35%) Software Engineering
15 68 (9.21%) E-Commerce
16 59 (7.99%) Low Latency
17 55 (7.45%) SDLC
18 54 (7.32%) Mentoring
19 47 (6.37%) SOA
20 45 (6.10%) High Availability
Programming Languages
1 738 (100.00%) Java
2 159 (21.54%) JavaScript
3 158 (21.41%) SQL
4 123 (16.67%) Scala
5 90 (12.20%) Python
6 46 (6.23%) Clojure
7 44 (5.96%) Groovy
8 32 (4.34%) C
9 30 (4.07%) Ruby
10 29 (3.93%) Shell Script
11 28 (3.79%) Haskell
11 28 (3.79%) PL/SQL
12 27 (3.66%) C#
13 21 (2.85%) XPath
14 17 (2.30%) Korn
15 14 (1.90%) Perl
16 11 (1.49%) Bash Shell
17 8 (1.08%) C++
17 8 (1.08%) Go
18 7 (0.95%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 35 (4.74%) Degree
2 32 (4.34%) Security Cleared
3 13 (1.76%) DV Cleared
4 12 (1.63%) Sun Certification
5 9 (1.22%) SC Cleared
6 4 (0.54%) BPSS Clearance
7 1 (0.14%) CTC Cleared
7 1 (0.14%) ISEB
7 1 (0.14%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (2.17%) QA
2 11 (1.49%) FATCA
3 6 (0.81%) Dodd-Frank
3 6 (0.81%) EMIR
3 6 (0.81%) MiFID
3 6 (0.81%) SLA
4 5 (0.68%) PCI DSS
5 4 (0.54%) SDET
6 2 (0.27%) ISO 14001
6 2 (0.27%) ISO 9001
7 1 (0.14%) PA-DSS
System Software
1 62 (8.40%) Docker
2 18 (2.44%) Virtual Machines
3 10 (1.36%) HDFS
4 7 (0.95%) Apache ZooKeeper
5 2 (0.27%) Apache Flume
5 2 (0.27%) VMware Infrastructure
6 1 (0.14%) Active Directory
6 1 (0.14%) Platform Symphony
6 1 (0.14%) VMware Workstation
6 1 (0.14%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 32 (4.34%) Puppet
2 20 (2.71%) Ansible
3 13 (1.76%) Opscode Chef
4 7 (0.95%) Packer
5 6 (0.81%) Kubernetes
6 5 (0.68%) Terraform
7 4 (0.54%) Consul
7 4 (0.54%) Hadoop YARN
8 3 (0.41%) Kibana
8 3 (0.41%) OpenAM
8 3 (0.41%) OpenIDM
9 2 (0.27%) Control-M
9 2 (0.27%) Nagios
10 1 (0.14%) Business Desktop Deployment
10 1 (0.14%) Capistrano
10 1 (0.14%) MOM
10 1 (0.14%) Oozie
10 1 (0.14%) Salt
Vendors
1 84 (11.38%) Oracle
2 24 (3.25%) TIBCO
3 22 (2.98%) MuleSoft
4 18 (2.44%) Solace
5 17 (2.30%) IBM
6 12 (1.63%) Red Hat
7 9 (1.22%) Adobe
7 9 (1.22%) Google
8 8 (1.08%) Brightcove
8 8 (1.08%) Sybase
9 7 (0.95%) BEA
10 6 (0.81%) Atlassian
10 6 (0.81%) Fidessa
10 6 (0.81%) Sun
11 5 (0.68%) Reuters
11 5 (0.68%) SAP
11 5 (0.68%) VMware
11 5 (0.68%) WorldPay
12 4 (0.54%) Talend
13 3 (0.41%) ForgeRock
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