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 25 August 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
25 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Senior Java Developer
Rank 298 366 396
Rank change year-on-year
+68 +30
Contract jobs requiring a Senior Java Developer 372 283 221
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.74% 0.53% 0.43%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.78% 0.56% 0.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 320 230 166
Median daily rate £500 £524 £481
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.53% +8.83%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £375 £364
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £625 £644
UK excluding London median daily rate £475 £450 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.55% +20.00%
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
47720 50270 48279
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 94.77% 94.86% 94.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 31454 32537 29750
Median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £588 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1465 1888 1945
Median hourly rate £17.00 £17.12 £16.72
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-0.70% +2.39%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £10.57
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £42.00 £37.80
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +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 25 August 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 25 August 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 +17 226 £530 -3.63% 73
North West +40 44 £500 +5.26% 15
South East +24 44 £525 +40.00% 14
Yorkshire +19 19 £500 +33.33% 8
East of England 0 18 £465 -7.00% 8
South West +19 14 £430 -0.28% 11
North East -22 5 £500 -13.04% 2
West Midlands -33 2 £375 -3.84% 5
East Midlands -2 1 £525 - 5
Senior Java Developer
UK

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

For the 6 months to 25 August 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.

1 856 (100.00%) Java
2 585 (68.34%) Agile Software Development
3 437 (51.05%) Spring
4 424 (49.53%) TDD
5 313 (36.57%) Scrum
6 245 (28.62%) JavaScript
7 244 (28.50%) Finance
8 222 (25.93%) HTML
9 205 (23.95%) BDD
10 200 (23.36%) Pair Programming
11 184 (21.50%) Maven
12 178 (20.79%) Hibernate
13 176 (20.56%) Git (software)
14 174 (20.33%) REST
14 174 (20.33%) CSS
15 172 (20.09%) Continuous Integration
16 171 (19.98%) Scala
17 159 (18.57%) RESTful
18 158 (18.46%) Web Services
19 150 (17.52%) Banking
20 149 (17.41%) HTML5
21 148 (17.29%) JUnit
22 145 (16.94%) Oracle
23 143 (16.71%) SQL
24 140 (16.36%) AngularJS
25 130 (15.19%) OO
26 113 (13.20%) XML
27 111 (12.97%) Kanban
28 109 (12.73%) Open Source
28 109 (12.73%) Microservices

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 93 (10.86%) Tomcat
2 33 (3.86%) WebSphere
3 32 (3.74%) JBoss
4 25 (2.92%) Apache Spark
5 24 (2.80%) Jetty
6 20 (2.34%) Apache
7 15 (1.75%) Cloud Foundry
7 15 (1.75%) Mule
8 14 (1.64%) Oracle Coherence
9 13 (1.52%) Mule ESB
10 11 (1.29%) Confluence
10 11 (1.29%) Elasticsearch
10 11 (1.29%) nginx
10 11 (1.29%) WebLogic
10 11 (1.29%) WebSphere Application Server
11 9 (1.05%) Apache TomEE
12 7 (0.82%) GlassFish
13 5 (0.58%) Apache Solr
14 4 (0.47%) CMS
15 3 (0.35%) Oracle HTTP Server
Business Applications
1 14 (1.64%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 6 (0.70%) Payment Gateway
3 2 (0.23%) BusinessWorks
3 2 (0.23%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
4 1 (0.12%) BigMachines
4 1 (0.12%) Eloqua
4 1 (0.12%) Oracle General Ledger
4 1 (0.12%) RMDS
Cloud Services
1 83 (9.70%) Amazon AWS
2 67 (7.83%) GitHub
3 17 (1.99%) Amazon EC2
4 14 (1.64%) AWS CloudFormation
5 9 (1.05%) Cloud Computing
5 9 (1.05%) Google Analytics
6 8 (0.93%) Virtual Private Cloud
7 7 (0.82%) Bluemix
7 7 (0.82%) IBM Cloud
8 6 (0.70%) Amazon S3
8 6 (0.70%) Microsoft Azure
9 5 (0.58%) Amazon SQS
9 5 (0.58%) AWS Lambda
10 4 (0.47%) PaaS
11 3 (0.35%) Boomi
12 2 (0.23%) SaaS
13 1 (0.12%) Amazon EMR
13 1 (0.12%) Google App Engine
13 1 (0.12%) Google Cloud Platform
13 1 (0.12%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 26 (3.04%) HTTP
2 5 (0.58%) Internet
3 3 (0.35%) AMQP
3 3 (0.35%) HTTPS
3 3 (0.35%) TCP/IP
4 2 (0.23%) SNMP
4 2 (0.23%) SSL
4 2 (0.23%) tcpdump
5 1 (0.12%) Broadband
5 1 (0.12%) FTP
5 1 (0.12%) MQTT
5 1 (0.12%) Network Security
5 1 (0.12%) RTSP
5 1 (0.12%) SSH
5 1 (0.12%) Telnet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 89 (10.40%) NoSQL
2 84 (9.81%) MySQL
3 76 (8.88%) MongoDB
4 56 (6.54%) Hadoop
5 52 (6.07%) Relational Database
6 40 (4.67%) Big Data
7 36 (4.21%) Apache Cassandra
7 36 (4.21%) PostgreSQL
8 30 (3.50%) Oracle Database
9 25 (2.92%) SQL Server
10 20 (2.34%) Neo4j
11 19 (2.22%) Apache Hive
11 19 (2.22%) Hazelcast
12 11 (1.29%) Impala
13 10 (1.17%) HBase
14 9 (1.05%) Redis
15 7 (0.82%) Oracle Database 10g
16 6 (0.70%) RDBMS
17 5 (0.58%) Data Mining
17 5 (0.58%) SimpleDB
Development Applications
1 184 (21.50%) Maven
2 176 (20.56%) Git (software)
3 148 (17.29%) JUnit
4 98 (11.45%) Jenkins
5 81 (9.46%) Eclipse
6 74 (8.64%) Mockito
7 73 (8.53%) JIRA
8 61 (7.13%) Subversion
9 56 (6.54%) Cucumber
10 45 (5.26%) IntelliJ
11 44 (5.14%) Mercurial
12 42 (4.91%) Selenium
13 41 (4.79%) Ant
14 34 (3.97%) Gradle
15 23 (2.69%) TeamCity
16 16 (1.87%) Atlassian Bamboo
17 13 (1.52%) Hamcrest
18 12 (1.40%) JBehave
19 11 (1.29%) TestNG
20 10 (1.17%) jMock
General
1 244 (28.50%) Finance
2 150 (17.52%) Banking
3 49 (5.72%) Retail
4 42 (4.91%) Investment Banking
5 37 (4.32%) Front Office
6 26 (3.04%) Marketing
7 19 (2.22%) Telecoms
8 16 (1.87%) Manufacturing
9 14 (1.64%) Electronics
10 7 (0.82%) Advertising
11 6 (0.70%) Games
12 5 (0.58%) Financial Institution
13 3 (0.35%) Back Office
13 3 (0.35%) Law
13 3 (0.35%) Legal
14 2 (0.23%) Retail Banking
15 1 (0.12%) General Ledger
15 1 (0.12%) Interactive Media
15 1 (0.12%) Publishing
15 1 (0.12%) Spanish Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 437 (51.05%) Spring
2 222 (25.93%) HTML
3 178 (20.79%) Hibernate
4 174 (20.33%) CSS
4 174 (20.33%) REST
5 159 (18.57%) RESTful
6 158 (18.46%) Web Services
7 149 (17.41%) HTML5
8 140 (16.36%) AngularJS
9 113 (13.20%) XML
10 107 (12.50%) CSS3
11 106 (12.38%) J2EE
12 96 (11.21%) SOAP
13 88 (10.28%) JSON
14 71 (8.29%) jQuery
15 70 (8.18%) Node.js
16 51 (5.96%) Java EE
16 51 (5.96%) Spring MVC
17 50 (5.84%) JPA
18 49 (5.72%) Struts
Miscellaneous
1 57 (6.66%) Analytical Skills
2 52 (6.07%) Derivative
2 52 (6.07%) Enterprise Software
3 31 (3.62%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 17 (1.99%) Mathematics
4 17 (1.99%) User Experience
5 15 (1.75%) Computer Science
6 14 (1.64%) Fixed Income
7 13 (1.52%) Algorithms
8 12 (1.40%) N-Tier
9 11 (1.29%) Virtual Team
10 10 (1.17%) Credit Derivative
10 10 (1.17%) Equities
10 10 (1.17%) Fintech
10 10 (1.17%) Social Media
11 7 (0.82%) Data Structures
11 7 (0.82%) iPad
11 7 (0.82%) Market Risk
12 5 (0.58%) Digital Media
12 5 (0.58%) Economics
Operating Systems
1 96 (11.21%) Linux
2 54 (6.31%) Unix
3 9 (1.05%) Windows
4 6 (0.70%) Android
4 6 (0.70%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 5 (0.58%) Ubuntu
6 4 (0.47%) Mac OS X
7 3 (0.35%) Solaris
8 2 (0.23%) Apple iOS
8 2 (0.23%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 585 (68.34%) Agile Software Development
2 424 (49.53%) TDD
3 313 (36.57%) Scrum
4 205 (23.95%) BDD
5 200 (23.36%) Pair Programming
6 172 (20.09%) Continuous Integration
7 130 (15.19%) OO
8 111 (12.97%) Kanban
9 109 (12.73%) Microservices
9 109 (12.73%) Open Source
10 100 (11.68%) OOP
11 92 (10.75%) E-Commerce
12 77 (9.00%) SOA
13 76 (8.88%) Multithreading
14 69 (8.06%) MVC
15 68 (7.94%) Mentoring
16 59 (6.89%) Software Engineering
17 49 (5.72%) Low Latency
17 49 (5.72%) Software Delivery
18 44 (5.14%) Continuous Delivery
Programming Languages
1 856 (100.00%) Java
2 245 (28.62%) JavaScript
3 171 (19.98%) Scala
4 143 (16.71%) SQL
5 82 (9.58%) Groovy
6 75 (8.76%) Clojure
7 61 (7.13%) Python
8 35 (4.09%) Ruby
9 32 (3.74%) PL/SQL
10 29 (3.39%) C#
11 18 (2.10%) Haskell
11 18 (2.10%) Jython
12 11 (1.29%) C++
12 11 (1.29%) Shell Script
13 8 (0.93%) AspectJ
13 8 (0.93%) XPath
14 7 (0.82%) C
15 6 (0.70%) Perl
15 6 (0.70%) PHP
15 6 (0.70%) R
Qualifications
1 34 (3.97%) Degree
2 26 (3.04%) Security Cleared
3 12 (1.40%) SC Cleared
4 5 (0.58%) BPSS Clearance
5 2 (0.23%) DV Cleared
5 2 (0.23%) PhD
5 2 (0.23%) Sun Certification
6 1 (0.12%) BC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 26 (3.04%) QA
2 4 (0.47%) FATCA
2 4 (0.47%) SDET
3 3 (0.35%) Disclosure Scotland
4 2 (0.23%) ISO 14001
4 2 (0.23%) ISO 9001
5 1 (0.12%) Data Quality
5 1 (0.12%) MiFID
System Software
1 44 (5.14%) Virtual Machines
2 33 (3.86%) Docker
3 3 (0.35%) Apache ZooKeeper
3 3 (0.35%) HDFS
3 3 (0.35%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (0.35%) vSphere
4 2 (0.23%) Apache Flume
4 2 (0.23%) VMware Workstation
5 1 (0.12%) iptables
5 1 (0.12%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 38 (4.44%) Puppet
2 4 (0.47%) Ansible
2 4 (0.47%) Opscode Chef
3 3 (0.35%) Packer
4 2 (0.23%) Control-M
4 2 (0.23%) Oozie
5 1 (0.12%) BladeLogic
5 1 (0.12%) Graphite
5 1 (0.12%) Nagios
Vendors
1 145 (16.94%) Oracle
2 16 (1.87%) SAP
3 15 (1.75%) MuleSoft
4 14 (1.64%) IBM
5 13 (1.52%) Google
6 10 (1.17%) Murex
7 9 (1.05%) Bloomberg
7 9 (1.05%) Calypso
7 9 (1.05%) CyberSource
7 9 (1.05%) ION Trading
8 7 (0.82%) TIBCO
8 7 (0.82%) VMware
9 6 (0.70%) Solace
10 5 (0.58%) Facebook
10 5 (0.58%) Sybase
11 4 (0.47%) Siebel
12 3 (0.35%) Atlassian
12 3 (0.35%) Charles River
12 3 (0.35%) Dell
12 3 (0.35%) NetSuite
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