The table below looks at the statistics for the Senior 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 Senior Java Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 24 October 2014 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
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Senior Java Developer
Rank 382 352 319
Rank change year-on-year
-30 -33
Contract jobs requiring a Senior Java Developer 225 222 242
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.42% 0.46% 0.48%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.47% 0.50% 0.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 174 199 151
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£475 £550 £475
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-13.63% +15.78%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £354 £400 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £635 £680 £625
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Average hourly rate - £48.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £48.00 -
Senior 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
48343 44497 46623
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 90.69% 92.87% 93.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 30757 27460 26825
Average daily rate £400 £400 £400
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £230 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1984 1944 2328
Average hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £18.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.94% -8.10%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £40.00 £41.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.16 £16.20 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-0.24% -7.42%

Senior Java Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Senior Java Developer in the job title across the England region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

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 October 2014.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Senior Java Developer within the England region over the 3 months to 24 October 2014. 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 -43 148 £500 -10.51% 53
East of England +16 33 £438 - 9
South West -25 12 £375 +7.14% 8
North West -5 11 £425 +13.33% 14
South East -14 9 £344 -23.61% 17
Yorkshire +3 6 £375 - 13
North East - 2 £450 - 1
East Midlands +3 1 - - 2
West Midlands - - - - 5
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Senior Java Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the England region that cited Senior 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 Senior Java Developer in their job title.

1 404 (100.00%) Java
2 214 (52.97%) Spring
3 211 (52.23%) Agile Software Development
4 140 (34.65%) Hibernate
5 127 (31.44%) TDD
6 111 (27.48%) HTML
7 105 (25.99%) Oracle
7 105 (25.99%) Web Services
8 98 (24.26%) Scrum
9 92 (22.77%) J2EE
10 87 (21.53%) SQL
10 87 (21.53%) Banking
11 85 (21.04%) JavaScript
12 77 (19.06%) Continuous Integration
13 76 (18.81%) XML
14 75 (18.56%) Finance
15 72 (17.82%) Relational Database
16 68 (16.83%) Maven
17 67 (16.58%) MVC
17 67 (16.58%) REST
17 67 (16.58%) Multithreading
18 66 (16.34%) Linux
19 64 (15.84%) Front Office
20 63 (15.59%) CSS
21 59 (14.60%) JUnit
21 59 (14.60%) Low Latency
22 56 (13.86%) BDD
23 53 (13.12%) UNIX
23 53 (13.12%) Investment Banking
24 52 (12.87%) OO

Senior Java Developer
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the England region that cited Senior 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 Senior Java Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 38 (9.41%) Tomcat
2 30 (7.43%) JBoss
3 28 (6.93%) WebLogic
4 27 (6.68%) Apache
5 21 (5.20%) WebSphere
6 15 (3.71%) Oracle Coherence
7 11 (2.72%) WebSphere Application Server
8 10 (2.48%) CMS
9 9 (2.23%) Jetty
9 9 (2.23%) Apache ServiceMix
10 6 (1.49%) Confluence
10 6 (1.49%) Alfresco
11 5 (1.24%) MQSeries
11 5 (1.24%) Adobe CQ
12 4 (0.99%) Mule
12 4 (0.99%) Apache Solr
13 3 (0.74%) Node.js
14 2 (0.50%) Escenic
14 2 (0.50%) Apache Spark
14 2 (0.50%) Liferay
Business Applications
1 10 (2.48%) RMDS
2 7 (1.73%) ION MarketView
3 5 (1.24%) BusinessWorks
4 4 (0.99%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 1 (0.25%) Dynamics AX
5 1 (0.25%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 12 (2.97%) Cloud Computing
2 9 (2.23%) Amazon AWS
3 5 (1.24%) SaaS
4 3 (0.74%) GitHub
4 3 (0.74%) Amazon EC2
5 1 (0.25%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 33 (8.17%) HTTP
2 8 (1.98%) LDAP
3 5 (1.24%) Internet
4 2 (0.50%) SSH
4 2 (0.50%) AMQP
4 2 (0.50%) TCP/IP
4 2 (0.50%) HTTPS
4 2 (0.50%) SSL
5 1 (0.25%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 72 (17.82%) Relational Database
2 41 (10.15%) MongoDB
3 24 (5.94%) NoSQL
3 24 (5.94%) MySQL
4 22 (5.45%) Oracle Database
5 18 (4.46%) Neo4j
6 16 (3.96%) SQL Server
7 15 (3.71%) Hadoop
8 14 (3.47%) RDBMS
9 12 (2.97%) Big Data
10 10 (2.48%) PostgreSQL
11 9 (2.23%) Apache Cassandra
12 7 (1.73%) Oracle Database 10g
12 7 (1.73%) DB2
12 7 (1.73%) Redis
13 4 (0.99%) Oracle Database 11g
14 3 (0.74%) MariaDB
14 3 (0.74%) Data Warehouse
14 3 (0.74%) CouchDB
15 2 (0.50%) Apache Hive
Development Applications
1 68 (16.83%) Maven
2 59 (14.60%) JUnit
3 50 (12.38%) Git (software)
4 41 (10.15%) Subversion
5 36 (8.91%) Eclipse
6 34 (8.42%) Jenkins
7 25 (6.19%) JIRA
8 23 (5.69%) Ant
9 19 (4.70%) Selenium
10 15 (3.71%) TeamCity
11 14 (3.47%) Hudson
12 12 (2.97%) Mockito
13 11 (2.72%) jMock
14 10 (2.48%) CruiseControl
15 8 (1.98%) Cucumber
16 7 (1.73%) Mercurial
16 7 (1.73%) JMeter
16 7 (1.73%) Apache Ivy
17 6 (1.49%) Atlassian Bamboo
18 5 (1.24%) EasyMock
General
1 87 (21.53%) Banking
2 75 (18.56%) Finance
3 64 (15.84%) Front Office
4 53 (13.12%) Investment Banking
5 9 (2.23%) Publishing
6 6 (1.49%) Back Office
6 6 (1.49%) Telecoms
7 5 (1.24%) Games
7 5 (1.24%) Marketing
8 4 (0.99%) Financial Institution
8 4 (0.99%) Electronics
8 4 (0.99%) Manufacturing
9 3 (0.74%) Advertising
9 3 (0.74%) Multimedia
10 2 (0.50%) Legal
10 2 (0.50%) Retail
11 1 (0.25%) Dutch Language
11 1 (0.25%) French Language
11 1 (0.25%) German Language
11 1 (0.25%) Law
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 214 (52.97%) Spring
2 140 (34.65%) Hibernate
3 111 (27.48%) HTML
4 105 (25.99%) Web Services
5 92 (22.77%) J2EE
6 76 (18.81%) XML
7 67 (16.58%) REST
8 63 (15.59%) CSS
9 51 (12.62%) Spring MVC
10 49 (12.13%) Java EE
11 45 (11.14%) jQuery
11 45 (11.14%) JMS
12 44 (10.89%) RESTful
13 38 (9.41%) SOAP
14 33 (8.17%) JSP
14 33 (8.17%) JSON
15 32 (7.92%) Struts
16 28 (6.93%) JPA
17 23 (5.69%) JAX-RS
18 20 (4.95%) JDBC
Miscellaneous
1 43 (10.64%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 25 (6.19%) Fixed Income
3 21 (5.20%) Open Source
4 19 (4.70%) Enterprise Software
5 18 (4.46%) Data Structures
6 17 (4.21%) Derivative
7 13 (3.22%) Computer Science
8 9 (2.23%) Algorithms
9 8 (1.98%) Analytical Skills
9 8 (1.98%) Mathematics
9 8 (1.98%) Grid Computing
10 7 (1.73%) Equities
11 6 (1.49%) N-Tier
11 6 (1.49%) User Experience
11 6 (1.49%) Credit Risk
12 5 (1.24%) Digital Media
13 4 (0.99%) Hedge funds
13 4 (0.99%) Market Risk
13 4 (0.99%) Visualisation
13 4 (0.99%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 66 (16.34%) Linux
2 53 (13.12%) UNIX
3 26 (6.44%) Mac OS X
4 6 (1.49%) Windows
4 6 (1.49%) Solaris
5 3 (0.74%) Android
5 3 (0.74%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 2 (0.50%) Apple iOS
6 2 (0.50%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 211 (52.23%) Agile Software Development
2 127 (31.44%) TDD
3 98 (24.26%) Scrum
4 77 (19.06%) Continuous Integration
5 67 (16.58%) Multithreading
5 67 (16.58%) MVC
6 59 (14.60%) Low Latency
7 56 (13.86%) BDD
8 52 (12.87%) OO
9 34 (8.42%) Mentoring
10 32 (7.92%) Pair Programming
11 30 (7.43%) E-Commerce
12 29 (7.18%) Unit Testing
13 28 (6.93%) Web Development
14 27 (6.68%) Responsive Web Design
15 26 (6.44%) Configuration Management
16 25 (6.19%) Web Design
17 23 (5.69%) SOA
18 22 (5.45%) UML
19 21 (5.20%) Kanban
Programming Languages
1 404 (100.00%) Java
2 87 (21.53%) SQL
3 85 (21.04%) JavaScript
4 34 (8.42%) PL/SQL
5 23 (5.69%) Scala
6 18 (4.46%) Groovy
7 17 (4.21%) C#
8 14 (3.47%) Shell Script
9 12 (2.97%) C++
10 11 (2.72%) Bash Shell
11 9 (2.23%) Python
12 8 (1.98%) Ruby
13 7 (1.73%) Perl
14 6 (1.49%) C
14 6 (1.49%) Clojure
15 4 (0.99%) PHP
16 3 (0.74%) Lua
17 2 (0.50%) Korn
17 2 (0.50%) Golang
18 1 (0.25%) R
Qualifications
1 31 (7.67%) Degree
2 14 (3.47%) Security Cleared
3 7 (1.73%) SC Cleared
4 2 (0.50%) Sun Certification
5 1 (0.25%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (5.20%) QA
2 1 (0.25%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 3 (0.74%) Shibboleth
2 2 (0.50%) Oracle RAC
3 1 (0.25%) RHEV
3 1 (0.25%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 6 (1.49%) Puppet
2 2 (0.50%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (0.50%) YUM
3 1 (0.25%) OpenAM
3 1 (0.25%) Hadoop YARN
Vendors
1 105 (25.99%) Oracle
2 19 (4.70%) Sybase
3 15 (3.71%) TIBCO
4 10 (2.48%) 29West
5 9 (2.23%) IBM
6 7 (1.73%) Adobe
6 7 (1.73%) ION Trading
7 6 (1.49%) Google
7 6 (1.49%) Informatica
7 6 (1.49%) Atlassian
7 6 (1.49%) FatWire
8 5 (1.24%) Canoo
8 5 (1.24%) SAP
9 4 (0.99%) BEA
9 4 (0.99%) Twitter
9 4 (0.99%) StreamBase
9 4 (0.99%) Atomikos
10 3 (0.74%) hybris
10 3 (0.74%) ATG
10 3 (0.74%) HP
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