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 30 September 2016 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
30 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Senior Java Developer
Rank 271 330 394
Rank change year-on-year
+59 +64
Contract jobs requiring a Senior Java Developer 424 325 243
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.86% 0.62% 0.46%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.90% 0.65% 0.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 359 257 182
Median daily rate £525 £525 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +10.52%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £435 £389 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £630 £630 £650
UK excluding London median daily rate £460 £475 £378
% change year-on-year
-3.15% +25.82%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £29.53 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.53 - -
Senior Java Developer
UK

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
46856 50029 49209
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 94.61% 95.03% 92.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 30915 32483 30579
Median daily rate £425 £413 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.03% +3.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £255 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £380 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.63% +8.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1539 1928 1999
Median hourly rate £16.50 £17.50 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.71% +6.06%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £42.00 £38.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.33 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-4.78% +5.03%

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 30 September 2016.

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 30 September 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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 +73 292 £550 - 82
North West +29 39 £500 +5.26% 19
South East +17 36 £475 +5.55% 20
Yorkshire +21 21 £475 -2.06% 11
East of England -8 21 £465 -7.00% 13
South West +20 9 £450 +1.40% 7
West Midlands -25 5 £375 -31.81% 5
North East -20 2 £500 -13.04% 1
Senior Java Developer
UK

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

For the 6 months to 30 September 2016, 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.

1 848 (100.00%) Java
2 592 (69.81%) Agile Software Development
3 424 (50.00%) TDD
4 395 (46.58%) Spring
5 291 (34.32%) Scrum
6 239 (28.18%) Finance
7 229 (27.00%) BDD
8 214 (25.24%) JavaScript
9 197 (23.23%) Pair Programming
10 195 (23.00%) HTML
11 174 (20.52%) CSS
12 171 (20.17%) Scala
12 171 (20.17%) Git (software)
13 170 (20.05%) Maven
14 166 (19.58%) REST
15 160 (18.87%) Continuous Integration
15 160 (18.87%) Hibernate
16 153 (18.04%) Banking
17 152 (17.92%) AngularJS
18 149 (17.57%) Web Services
19 146 (17.22%) RESTful
20 144 (16.98%) JUnit
20 144 (16.98%) SQL
21 140 (16.51%) HTML5
21 140 (16.51%) Microservices
22 122 (14.39%) OO
23 120 (14.15%) XML
24 117 (13.80%) JSON
25 116 (13.68%) Jenkins
26 105 (12.38%) Kanban

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 76 (8.96%) Tomcat
2 37 (4.36%) Apache Spark
3 35 (4.13%) WebSphere
4 30 (3.54%) JBoss
5 23 (2.71%) Apache
6 20 (2.36%) Jetty
7 17 (2.00%) Cloud Foundry
8 15 (1.77%) Elasticsearch
8 15 (1.77%) WebLogic
9 14 (1.65%) Mule
10 13 (1.53%) WebSphere Application Server
11 12 (1.42%) Oracle Coherence
12 11 (1.30%) Mule ESB
13 10 (1.18%) nginx
14 7 (0.83%) Confluence
15 5 (0.59%) Apache Solr
16 4 (0.47%) GemFire
16 4 (0.47%) GlassFish
17 3 (0.35%) Documentum
18 2 (0.24%) BizTalk Server
Business Applications
1 8 (0.94%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 4 (0.47%) RMDS
3 2 (0.24%) BusinessWorks
3 2 (0.24%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
4 1 (0.12%) Oracle EBS
4 1 (0.12%) Oracle General Ledger
Cloud Services
1 100 (11.79%) Amazon AWS
2 68 (8.02%) GitHub
3 31 (3.66%) Microsoft Azure
4 12 (1.42%) Amazon EC2
5 11 (1.30%) AWS CloudFormation
6 8 (0.94%) Cloud Computing
7 7 (0.83%) Bluemix
7 7 (0.83%) IBM Cloud
8 5 (0.59%) Amazon S3
8 5 (0.59%) PaaS
9 4 (0.47%) Amazon SQS
9 4 (0.47%) AWS Lambda
9 4 (0.47%) Virtual Private Cloud
10 3 (0.35%) Boomi
11 2 (0.24%) Google App Engine
11 2 (0.24%) Google Cloud Platform
12 1 (0.12%) Amazon EMR
12 1 (0.12%) Heroku
12 1 (0.12%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 35 (4.13%) HTTP
2 24 (2.83%) MQTT
2 24 (2.83%) RTSP
3 6 (0.71%) AMQP
4 3 (0.35%) HTTPS
4 3 (0.35%) Internet
5 2 (0.24%) FTP
5 2 (0.24%) SNMP
5 2 (0.24%) SSH
5 2 (0.24%) SSL
5 2 (0.24%) Telnet
6 1 (0.12%) Multicast
6 1 (0.12%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 95 (11.20%) NoSQL
2 85 (10.02%) MongoDB
3 71 (8.37%) Hadoop
4 70 (8.25%) MySQL
5 65 (7.67%) Big Data
6 56 (6.60%) Relational Database
7 46 (5.42%) PostgreSQL
8 37 (4.36%) Apache Cassandra
9 24 (2.83%) SQL Server
10 21 (2.48%) Oracle Database
11 20 (2.36%) Apache Hive
12 17 (2.00%) HBase
13 15 (1.77%) Neo4j
14 12 (1.42%) Hazelcast
15 11 (1.30%) Data Mining
16 10 (1.18%) Impala
16 10 (1.18%) Redis
17 8 (0.94%) RDBMS
18 5 (0.59%) OLTP
18 5 (0.59%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 171 (20.17%) Git (software)
2 170 (20.05%) Maven
3 144 (16.98%) JUnit
4 116 (13.68%) Jenkins
5 78 (9.20%) Eclipse
6 63 (7.43%) JIRA
7 61 (7.19%) Mockito
8 54 (6.37%) Subversion
9 43 (5.07%) Mercurial
10 42 (4.95%) Selenium
11 40 (4.72%) IntelliJ
12 39 (4.60%) Ant
12 39 (4.60%) Cucumber
13 33 (3.89%) Gradle
14 26 (3.07%) TeamCity
15 17 (2.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
16 13 (1.53%) JBehave
16 13 (1.53%) TestNG
17 10 (1.18%) Hamcrest
18 9 (1.06%) SoapUI
General
1 239 (28.18%) Finance
2 153 (18.04%) Banking
3 50 (5.90%) Front Office
4 47 (5.54%) Investment Banking
5 38 (4.48%) Retail
6 19 (2.24%) Marketing
7 14 (1.65%) Telecoms
8 10 (1.18%) Manufacturing
9 9 (1.06%) Advertising
9 9 (1.06%) Games
10 8 (0.94%) Electronics
11 4 (0.47%) Financial Institution
12 3 (0.35%) Law
13 2 (0.24%) Aerospace
13 2 (0.24%) Retail Banking
14 1 (0.12%) General Ledger
14 1 (0.12%) Legal
14 1 (0.12%) Pharmaceutical
14 1 (0.12%) Spanish Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 395 (46.58%) Spring
2 195 (23.00%) HTML
3 174 (20.52%) CSS
4 166 (19.58%) REST
5 160 (18.87%) Hibernate
6 152 (17.92%) AngularJS
7 149 (17.57%) Web Services
8 146 (17.22%) RESTful
9 140 (16.51%) HTML5
10 120 (14.15%) XML
11 117 (13.80%) JSON
12 98 (11.56%) CSS3
12 98 (11.56%) SOAP
13 88 (10.38%) J2EE
14 68 (8.02%) jQuery
15 66 (7.78%) Node.js
16 57 (6.72%) Kafka
17 54 (6.37%) Spring MVC
18 52 (6.13%) Java EE
19 43 (5.07%) JDBC
Miscellaneous
1 54 (6.37%) Analytical Skills
2 51 (6.01%) Enterprise Software
3 50 (5.90%) Derivative
4 35 (4.13%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 25 (2.95%) Video on Demand
6 24 (2.83%) Public Cloud
7 19 (2.24%) User Experience
8 18 (2.12%) Mathematics
9 15 (1.77%) Fixed Income
10 14 (1.65%) Algorithms
10 14 (1.65%) Equities
11 13 (1.53%) Computer Science
12 12 (1.42%) Streaming Video
12 12 (1.42%) Virtual Team
13 11 (1.30%) Economics
13 11 (1.30%) Fintech
14 10 (1.18%) Credit Derivative
14 10 (1.18%) Data Structures
15 8 (0.94%) N-Tier
16 7 (0.83%) Market Risk
Operating Systems
1 101 (11.91%) Linux
2 49 (5.78%) Unix
3 12 (1.42%) Windows
4 8 (0.94%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 6 (0.71%) Android
6 5 (0.59%) Ubuntu
7 3 (0.35%) Apple iOS
8 2 (0.24%) CentOS
8 2 (0.24%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 592 (69.81%) Agile Software Development
2 424 (50.00%) TDD
3 291 (34.32%) Scrum
4 229 (27.00%) BDD
5 197 (23.23%) Pair Programming
6 160 (18.87%) Continuous Integration
7 140 (16.51%) Microservices
8 122 (14.39%) OO
9 105 (12.38%) Kanban
10 100 (11.79%) Open Source
11 87 (10.26%) OOP
12 79 (9.32%) E-Commerce
13 78 (9.20%) Multithreading
14 77 (9.08%) SOA
15 75 (8.84%) DevOps
16 74 (8.73%) MVC
17 61 (7.19%) Software Engineering
18 60 (7.08%) Mentoring
19 53 (6.25%) Low Latency
19 53 (6.25%) Software Delivery
Programming Languages
1 848 (100.00%) Java
2 214 (25.24%) JavaScript
3 171 (20.17%) Scala
4 144 (16.98%) SQL
5 81 (9.55%) Groovy
6 79 (9.32%) Clojure
7 77 (9.08%) Python
8 34 (4.01%) Ruby
9 29 (3.42%) C
9 29 (3.42%) PL/SQL
10 27 (3.18%) C#
11 21 (2.48%) Haskell
12 16 (1.89%) Jython
13 15 (1.77%) XPath
14 13 (1.53%) Shell Script
15 9 (1.06%) C++
15 9 (1.06%) Korn
16 8 (0.94%) AspectJ
17 7 (0.83%) TypeScript
18 6 (0.71%) R
Qualifications
1 29 (3.42%) Degree
2 24 (2.83%) Security Cleared
3 12 (1.42%) SC Cleared
4 5 (0.59%) BPSS Clearance
4 5 (0.59%) Sun Certification
5 4 (0.47%) DV Cleared
6 2 (0.24%) PhD
7 1 (0.12%) BC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (2.83%) QA
2 8 (0.94%) FATCA
3 4 (0.47%) SDET
4 2 (0.24%) Disclosure Scotland
4 2 (0.24%) ISO 14001
4 2 (0.24%) ISO 9001
5 1 (0.12%) MiFID
5 1 (0.12%) SLA
System Software
1 42 (4.95%) Virtual Machines
2 41 (4.83%) Docker
3 9 (1.06%) HDFS
4 7 (0.83%) Apache ZooKeeper
5 3 (0.35%) VMware Infrastructure
5 3 (0.35%) vSphere
6 2 (0.24%) Apache Flume
6 2 (0.24%) VMware Workstation
7 1 (0.12%) iptables
7 1 (0.12%) Oracle RAC
7 1 (0.12%) Platform Symphony
Systems Management
1 45 (5.31%) Puppet
2 10 (1.18%) Ansible
3 6 (0.71%) Packer
4 5 (0.59%) Opscode Chef
5 3 (0.35%) Consul
5 3 (0.35%) Control-M
5 3 (0.35%) Kubernetes
5 3 (0.35%) OpenAM
5 3 (0.35%) OpenIDM
5 3 (0.35%) Terraform
6 2 (0.24%) Kibana
6 2 (0.24%) Oozie
7 1 (0.12%) BladeLogic
7 1 (0.12%) Nagios
Vendors
1 101 (11.91%) Oracle
2 20 (2.36%) MuleSoft
3 15 (1.77%) IBM
4 10 (1.18%) SAP
4 10 (1.18%) Solace
5 9 (1.06%) Murex
5 9 (1.06%) TIBCO
6 7 (0.83%) Bloomberg
6 7 (0.83%) Calypso
6 7 (0.83%) ION Trading
6 7 (0.83%) VMware
7 6 (0.71%) Red Hat
7 6 (0.71%) Sybase
8 5 (0.59%) Atlassian
8 5 (0.59%) Facebook
9 4 (0.47%) Cloudera
9 4 (0.47%) Google
9 4 (0.47%) Reuters
9 4 (0.47%) Sun
10 3 (0.35%) NetSuite
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