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 24 May 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
24 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Senior Java Developer
Rank 236 383 423
Rank change year-on-year
+147 +40
Contract jobs requiring a Senior Java Developer 486 241 162
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.99% 0.49% 0.33%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.04% 0.52% 0.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 395 200 124
Median daily rate £525 £478 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.83% +6.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £387 £375
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £625 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £425 £425
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Median hourly rate - £49.50 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £49.50 -
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
46609 46602 46145
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 94.92% 94.75% 94.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 30764 29187 28941
Median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1328 1860 1972
Median hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.06% -2.94%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.25 £42.00 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.00 £16.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -3.03%

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 24 May 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 24 May 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 +70 299 £550 +4.76% 72
Yorkshire +66 67 £450 - 8
South East +36 60 £500 +17.30% 26
North West +14 32 £500 +25.00% 19
South West +1 14 £375 -15.49% 11
East Midlands +18 5 £438 -7.89%
East of England -3 5 £431 +1.47% 5
North East - 4 £475 - 1
West Midlands -4 3 £445 +11.25% 1
Senior Java Developer
UK

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

For the 6 months to 24 May 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.

1 895 (100.00%) Java
2 579 (64.69%) Agile Software Development
3 461 (51.51%) Spring
4 438 (48.94%) TDD
5 278 (31.06%) HTML
6 276 (30.84%) Scrum
7 262 (29.27%) JavaScript
8 240 (26.82%) Finance
9 232 (25.92%) REST
10 208 (23.24%) Hibernate
11 198 (22.12%) Maven
12 197 (22.01%) Pair Programming
13 193 (21.56%) BDD
14 180 (20.11%) Oracle
14 180 (20.11%) Web Services
15 174 (19.44%) Git (software)
16 170 (18.99%) CSS
17 168 (18.77%) Continuous Integration
18 166 (18.55%) Banking
19 152 (16.98%) SQL
20 143 (15.98%) RESTful
21 136 (15.20%) Linux
22 134 (14.97%) HTML5
23 133 (14.86%) J2EE
24 132 (14.75%) JUnit
25 124 (13.85%) Scala
26 122 (13.63%) OO
27 121 (13.52%) Jenkins
28 117 (13.07%) XML
29 116 (12.96%) 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
1 109 (12.18%) Tomcat
2 75 (8.38%) Node.js
3 45 (5.03%) Apache
4 35 (3.91%) Jetty
5 28 (3.13%) JBoss
6 24 (2.68%) Oracle Coherence
7 20 (2.23%) WebSphere
8 16 (1.79%) Apache TomEE
9 15 (1.68%) Mule
10 14 (1.56%) WebLogic
11 12 (1.34%) Confluence
11 12 (1.34%) GlassFish
12 11 (1.23%) nginx
13 10 (1.12%) Mule ESB
13 10 (1.12%) WebSphere Application Server
14 9 (1.01%) Apache Spark
15 7 (0.78%) Cloud Foundry
16 6 (0.67%) CMS
17 4 (0.45%) Alfresco
17 4 (0.45%) GemFire
Applications
1 1 (0.11%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 15 (1.68%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 13 (1.45%) Payment Gateway
3 6 (0.67%) OpenText Process Suite
4 4 (0.45%) BigMachines
4 4 (0.45%) Eloqua
4 4 (0.45%) ION MarketView
5 3 (0.34%) RMDS
6 2 (0.22%) Oracle BPM
6 2 (0.22%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
6 2 (0.22%) Revive Adserver
7 1 (0.11%) Oracle General Ledger
Cloud Services
1 76 (8.49%) Amazon AWS
2 43 (4.80%) GitHub
3 20 (2.23%) AWS CloudFormation
4 17 (1.90%) Amazon EC2
5 16 (1.79%) Google Analytics
6 9 (1.01%) AWS Lambda
7 8 (0.89%) Cloud Computing
8 7 (0.78%) Virtual Private Cloud
9 6 (0.67%) SaaS
10 5 (0.56%) Amazon Kinesis
10 5 (0.56%) Amazon S3
10 5 (0.56%) Microsoft Azure
11 4 (0.45%) Amazon SQS
11 4 (0.45%) Bluemix
12 3 (0.34%) PaaS
13 2 (0.22%) Google App Engine
13 2 (0.22%) Google Cloud Platform
14 1 (0.11%) Amazon EMR
14 1 (0.11%) Boomi
14 1 (0.11%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 85 (9.50%) HTTP
2 39 (4.36%) TCP/IP
3 11 (1.23%) SSL
4 9 (1.01%) Internet
5 6 (0.67%) tcpdump
6 2 (0.22%) AMQP
6 2 (0.22%) DSL
7 1 (0.11%) Broadband
7 1 (0.11%) Firewall
7 1 (0.11%) HTTPS
7 1 (0.11%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 113 (12.63%) NoSQL
2 110 (12.29%) MySQL
3 82 (9.16%) MongoDB
4 70 (7.82%) Relational Database
5 60 (6.70%) Apache Cassandra
6 41 (4.58%) Neo4j
7 39 (4.36%) Oracle Database
8 36 (4.02%) Hadoop
9 34 (3.80%) Big Data
10 25 (2.79%) Hazelcast
11 24 (2.68%) PostgreSQL
12 23 (2.57%) SQL Server
13 13 (1.45%) Amazon DynamoDB
13 13 (1.45%) Apache Hive
13 13 (1.45%) Oracle Database 11g
14 11 (1.23%) Impala
15 10 (1.12%) Oracle Database 10g
16 9 (1.01%) CouchDB
16 9 (1.01%) RDBMS
16 9 (1.01%) Riak
Development Applications
1 198 (22.12%) Maven
2 174 (19.44%) Git (software)
3 132 (14.75%) JUnit
4 121 (13.52%) Jenkins
5 95 (10.61%) Mockito
6 89 (9.94%) Subversion
7 64 (7.15%) Eclipse
8 61 (6.82%) Cucumber
8 61 (6.82%) JIRA
9 44 (4.92%) Gradle
10 41 (4.58%) Ant
11 33 (3.69%) Selenium
12 31 (3.46%) IntelliJ
13 22 (2.46%) Mercurial
14 20 (2.23%) JMeter
14 20 (2.23%) TeamCity
15 16 (1.79%) Hamcrest
16 15 (1.68%) EasyMock
17 11 (1.23%) ClearCase
18 10 (1.12%) JProfiler
General
1 240 (26.82%) Finance
2 166 (18.55%) Banking
3 56 (6.26%) Front Office
4 53 (5.92%) Retail
5 49 (5.47%) Investment Banking
6 27 (3.02%) Marketing
7 20 (2.23%) Telecoms
8 17 (1.90%) Manufacturing
9 15 (1.68%) Electronics
10 10 (1.12%) Games
11 5 (0.56%) Back Office
11 5 (0.56%) Publishing
12 4 (0.45%) Legal
13 3 (0.34%) Financial Institution
13 3 (0.34%) Retail Banking
14 2 (0.22%) Billing
14 2 (0.22%) Law
15 1 (0.11%) Advertising
15 1 (0.11%) General Ledger
15 1 (0.11%) Local Government
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 461 (51.51%) Spring
2 278 (31.06%) HTML
3 232 (25.92%) REST
4 208 (23.24%) Hibernate
5 180 (20.11%) Web Services
6 170 (18.99%) CSS
7 143 (15.98%) RESTful
8 134 (14.97%) HTML5
9 133 (14.86%) J2EE
10 117 (13.07%) XML
11 108 (12.07%) AngularJS
12 91 (10.17%) CSS3
13 83 (9.27%) JSON
14 77 (8.60%) SOAP
15 75 (8.38%) jQuery
16 71 (7.93%) JPA
17 62 (6.93%) Java EE
18 57 (6.37%) JMS
19 53 (5.92%) Struts
20 51 (5.70%) Dropwizard
Miscellaneous
1 70 (7.82%) Derivative
2 57 (6.37%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 46 (5.14%) Analytical Skills
4 34 (3.80%) Enterprise Software
5 32 (3.58%) Fixed Income
6 19 (2.12%) Computer Science
7 17 (1.90%) Equities
8 14 (1.56%) iPad
8 14 (1.56%) Social Media
9 11 (1.23%) Credit Derivative
9 11 (1.23%) N-Tier
10 10 (1.12%) Data Structures
11 9 (1.01%) Algorithms
12 8 (0.89%) Fintech
12 8 (0.89%) Grid Computing
12 8 (0.89%) Mathematics
13 7 (0.78%) Equity Derivative
14 6 (0.67%) Interest Rate Derivative
14 6 (0.67%) User Experience
15 5 (0.56%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 136 (15.20%) Linux
2 112 (12.51%) Unix
3 40 (4.47%) Mac OS X
4 16 (1.79%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 13 (1.45%) Windows
6 4 (0.45%) Android
6 4 (0.45%) Apple iOS
6 4 (0.45%) Solaris
7 3 (0.34%) CentOS
8 2 (0.22%) Ubuntu
9 1 (0.11%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 579 (64.69%) Agile Software Development
2 438 (48.94%) TDD
3 276 (30.84%) Scrum
4 197 (22.01%) Pair Programming
5 193 (21.56%) BDD
6 168 (18.77%) Continuous Integration
7 122 (13.63%) OO
8 116 (12.96%) Kanban
9 104 (11.62%) Multithreading
10 97 (10.84%) Open Source
11 81 (9.05%) OOP
12 80 (8.94%) Microservices
13 78 (8.72%) E-Commerce
14 75 (8.38%) Mentoring
15 72 (8.04%) Low Latency
16 69 (7.71%) SOA
17 65 (7.26%) Software Engineering
18 54 (6.03%) Responsive Web Design
18 54 (6.03%) Unit Testing
19 49 (5.47%) Concurrent Programming
Programming Languages
1 895 (100.00%) Java
2 262 (29.27%) JavaScript
3 152 (16.98%) SQL
4 124 (13.85%) Scala
5 78 (8.72%) Python
6 63 (7.04%) Groovy
7 44 (4.92%) PL/SQL
8 41 (4.58%) Ruby
9 36 (4.02%) Clojure
10 28 (3.13%) C#
11 21 (2.35%) C++
12 20 (2.23%) Jython
13 15 (1.68%) Shell Script
14 13 (1.45%) PHP
15 12 (1.34%) Perl
16 10 (1.12%) Bash Shell
17 6 (0.67%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
18 5 (0.56%) AspectJ
18 5 (0.56%) C
19 4 (0.45%) R
Qualifications
1 49 (5.47%) Degree
2 42 (4.69%) Security Cleared
3 16 (1.79%) SC Cleared
4 10 (1.12%) BPSS Clearance
5 4 (0.45%) BC Cleared
6 2 (0.22%) DV Cleared
7 1 (0.11%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (2.23%) QA
2 16 (1.79%) Disclosure Scotland
3 1 (0.11%) Data Quality
3 1 (0.11%) FATCA
System Software
1 31 (3.46%) Docker
2 3 (0.34%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (0.22%) Oracle RAC
3 2 (0.22%) Platform Symphony
3 2 (0.22%) vSphere
4 1 (0.11%) iptables
Systems Management
1 38 (4.25%) Puppet
2 13 (1.45%) Opscode Chef
3 8 (0.89%) Graphite
4 4 (0.45%) MOM
5 3 (0.34%) Business Desktop Deployment
6 1 (0.11%) Ansible
6 1 (0.11%) BladeLogic
6 1 (0.11%) Control-M
6 1 (0.11%) Kibana
6 1 (0.11%) Nagios
6 1 (0.11%) Oozie
6 1 (0.11%) Opsview
Vendors
1 180 (20.11%) Oracle
2 27 (3.02%) Google
3 17 (1.90%) SAP
4 16 (1.79%) CyberSource
4 16 (1.79%) Sybase
5 14 (1.56%) ION Trading
6 11 (1.23%) IBM
7 10 (1.12%) Bloomberg
7 10 (1.12%) Calypso
7 10 (1.12%) Murex
7 10 (1.12%) Siebel
8 9 (1.01%) TIBCO
9 8 (0.89%) SOASTA, Inc
10 6 (0.67%) MuleSoft
10 6 (0.67%) Salesforce.com
10 6 (0.67%) VMware
11 5 (0.56%) DataSynapse
12 4 (0.45%) Atlassian
12 4 (0.45%) Facebook
12 4 (0.45%) WSO2
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