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 July 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 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Senior Java Developer
Rank 290 387 397
Rank change year-on-year
+97 +10
Contract jobs requiring a Senior Java Developer 395 248 192
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.79% 0.48% 0.39%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.84% 0.51% 0.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 330 207 148
Median daily rate £513 £513 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +2.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £375 £375
10% offered a daily rate of more than £605 £625 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £475 £425 £388
% change year-on-year
+11.76% +9.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £55.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £55.00 -
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
47291 48931 46133
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 94.80% 94.82% 94.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 31081 31593 28481
Median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £588 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1412 1847 1900
Median hourly rate £17.00 £16.61 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.34% +0.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £42.46 £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.16 £16.10
% change year-on-year
+2.10% +0.37%

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 25 July 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 July 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 +48 238 £536 -1.60% 85
South East +32 55 £525 +36.36% 14
North West +49 45 £500 +5.26% 17
Yorkshire +19 29 £450 +20.00% 6
South West 0 14 £430 +4.24% 9
East of England -5 7 £465 -7.00% 4
North East -42 5 £500 -18.69% 1
East Midlands -2 2 £425 - 3
West Midlands -29 1 £490 +25.64% 2
Senior Java Developer
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Senior Java Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 25 July 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.

1 902 (100.00%) Java
2 599 (66.41%) Agile Software Development
3 456 (50.55%) Spring
4 439 (48.67%) TDD
5 308 (34.15%) Scrum
6 264 (29.27%) JavaScript
7 263 (29.16%) Finance
8 254 (28.16%) HTML
9 206 (22.84%) BDD
10 205 (22.73%) REST
11 202 (22.39%) Maven
12 201 (22.28%) Hibernate
13 197 (21.84%) Pair Programming
14 185 (20.51%) Git (software)
15 175 (19.40%) CSS
16 173 (19.18%) Oracle
16 173 (19.18%) Web Services
17 169 (18.74%) Banking
18 166 (18.40%) Continuous Integration
19 156 (17.29%) Scala
19 156 (17.29%) SQL
20 153 (16.96%) JUnit
20 153 (16.96%) RESTful
21 148 (16.41%) HTML5
22 138 (15.30%) OO
23 133 (14.75%) J2EE
23 133 (14.75%) AngularJS
24 124 (13.75%) Linux
25 123 (13.64%) XML
26 121 (13.41%) 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
1 110 (12.20%) Tomcat
2 33 (3.66%) JBoss
3 30 (3.33%) Apache
4 25 (2.77%) Jetty
4 25 (2.77%) WebSphere
5 19 (2.11%) Mule
6 16 (1.77%) Apache Spark
6 16 (1.77%) Apache TomEE
6 16 (1.77%) Oracle Coherence
7 14 (1.55%) Cloud Foundry
7 14 (1.55%) WebLogic
8 13 (1.44%) Confluence
8 13 (1.44%) WebSphere Application Server
9 12 (1.33%) Mule ESB
10 10 (1.11%) nginx
11 8 (0.89%) Elasticsearch
11 8 (0.89%) GlassFish
12 4 (0.44%) Apache Solr
12 4 (0.44%) CMS
12 4 (0.44%) GemFire
Business Applications
1 15 (1.66%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 13 (1.44%) Payment Gateway
3 2 (0.22%) BigMachines
3 2 (0.22%) BusinessWorks
3 2 (0.22%) Eloqua
3 2 (0.22%) Oracle BPM
3 2 (0.22%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
3 2 (0.22%) Revive Adserver
4 1 (0.11%) ION MarketView
4 1 (0.11%) Oracle General Ledger
Cloud Services
1 84 (9.31%) Amazon AWS
2 61 (6.76%) GitHub
3 19 (2.11%) Amazon EC2
4 17 (1.88%) AWS CloudFormation
5 16 (1.77%) Google Analytics
6 9 (1.00%) Cloud Computing
6 9 (1.00%) Virtual Private Cloud
7 7 (0.78%) Amazon S3
7 7 (0.78%) AWS Lambda
7 7 (0.78%) Bluemix
8 6 (0.67%) Amazon SQS
9 5 (0.55%) Microsoft Azure
10 4 (0.44%) SaaS
11 3 (0.33%) Boomi
11 3 (0.33%) PaaS
12 2 (0.22%) Google App Engine
12 2 (0.22%) Google Cloud Platform
13 1 (0.11%) Amazon EMR
13 1 (0.11%) Amazon Kinesis
13 1 (0.11%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 49 (5.43%) HTTP
2 7 (0.78%) TCP/IP
3 6 (0.67%) tcpdump
4 4 (0.44%) Internet
5 3 (0.33%) AMQP
6 2 (0.22%) SNMP
6 2 (0.22%) SSL
7 1 (0.11%) Broadband
7 1 (0.11%) HTTPS
7 1 (0.11%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 100 (11.09%) MySQL
2 88 (9.76%) NoSQL
3 82 (9.09%) MongoDB
4 70 (7.76%) Relational Database
5 43 (4.77%) Hadoop
6 36 (3.99%) PostgreSQL
7 35 (3.88%) Apache Cassandra
7 35 (3.88%) Neo4j
8 33 (3.66%) Oracle Database
9 29 (3.22%) Big Data
9 29 (3.22%) SQL Server
10 21 (2.33%) Hazelcast
11 16 (1.77%) Apache Hive
12 12 (1.33%) Impala
13 10 (1.11%) Oracle Database 10g
14 8 (0.89%) HBase
14 8 (0.89%) RDBMS
14 8 (0.89%) Redis
15 7 (0.78%) Amazon DynamoDB
15 7 (0.78%) CouchDB
Development Applications
1 202 (22.39%) Maven
2 185 (20.51%) Git (software)
3 153 (16.96%) JUnit
4 102 (11.31%) Jenkins
5 89 (9.87%) Mockito
6 78 (8.65%) Eclipse
7 75 (8.31%) JIRA
8 70 (7.76%) Subversion
9 67 (7.43%) Cucumber
10 44 (4.88%) IntelliJ
11 41 (4.55%) Selenium
12 39 (4.32%) Gradle
13 36 (3.99%) Mercurial
14 35 (3.88%) Ant
15 22 (2.44%) TeamCity
16 14 (1.55%) EasyMock
17 13 (1.44%) Hamcrest
17 13 (1.44%) JMeter
17 13 (1.44%) TestNG
18 12 (1.33%) Atlassian Bamboo
General
1 263 (29.16%) Finance
2 169 (18.74%) Banking
3 51 (5.65%) Front Office
4 49 (5.43%) Retail
5 48 (5.32%) Investment Banking
6 28 (3.10%) Marketing
7 20 (2.22%) Telecoms
8 17 (1.88%) Manufacturing
9 15 (1.66%) Electronics
10 4 (0.44%) Back Office
10 4 (0.44%) Games
10 4 (0.44%) Legal
11 3 (0.33%) Financial Institution
11 3 (0.33%) Law
12 2 (0.22%) Retail Banking
13 1 (0.11%) Advertising
13 1 (0.11%) General Ledger
13 1 (0.11%) Interactive Media
13 1 (0.11%) Publishing
13 1 (0.11%) Spanish Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 456 (50.55%) Spring
2 254 (28.16%) HTML
3 205 (22.73%) REST
4 201 (22.28%) Hibernate
5 175 (19.40%) CSS
6 173 (19.18%) Web Services
7 153 (16.96%) RESTful
8 148 (16.41%) HTML5
9 133 (14.75%) AngularJS
9 133 (14.75%) J2EE
10 123 (13.64%) XML
11 102 (11.31%) CSS3
12 93 (10.31%) JSON
13 91 (10.09%) SOAP
14 83 (9.20%) jQuery
15 69 (7.65%) Node.js
16 58 (6.43%) Java EE
17 56 (6.21%) JPA
18 51 (5.65%) Struts
19 47 (5.21%) JMS
Miscellaneous
1 70 (7.76%) Derivative
2 60 (6.65%) Analytical Skills
3 49 (5.43%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 47 (5.21%) Enterprise Software
5 26 (2.88%) Fixed Income
6 17 (1.88%) Social Media
7 16 (1.77%) Mathematics
8 14 (1.55%) iPad
9 13 (1.44%) Equities
9 13 (1.44%) N-Tier
10 12 (1.33%) Computer Science
10 12 (1.33%) User Experience
11 11 (1.22%) Algorithms
11 11 (1.22%) Credit Derivative
11 11 (1.22%) Data Structures
12 7 (0.78%) Fintech
13 6 (0.67%) Digital Media
14 5 (0.55%) Market Risk
15 4 (0.44%) Physics
15 4 (0.44%) SCADA
Operating Systems
1 124 (13.75%) Linux
2 82 (9.09%) Unix
3 24 (2.66%) Mac OS X
4 11 (1.22%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 8 (0.89%) Windows
6 6 (0.67%) Android
7 5 (0.55%) Ubuntu
8 3 (0.33%) Apple iOS
8 3 (0.33%) Solaris
9 2 (0.22%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 599 (66.41%) Agile Software Development
2 439 (48.67%) TDD
3 308 (34.15%) Scrum
4 206 (22.84%) BDD
5 197 (21.84%) Pair Programming
6 166 (18.40%) Continuous Integration
7 138 (15.30%) OO
8 121 (13.41%) Kanban
9 112 (12.42%) Open Source
10 102 (11.31%) Microservices
11 101 (11.20%) E-Commerce
12 95 (10.53%) OOP
13 87 (9.65%) Multithreading
14 76 (8.43%) Mentoring
15 75 (8.31%) SOA
16 62 (6.87%) Low Latency
17 57 (6.32%) MVC
18 53 (5.88%) Software Engineering
19 45 (4.99%) Responsive Web Design
20 44 (4.88%) Continuous Delivery
Programming Languages
1 902 (100.00%) Java
2 264 (29.27%) JavaScript
3 156 (17.29%) Scala
3 156 (17.29%) SQL
4 80 (8.87%) Groovy
5 72 (7.98%) Python
6 63 (6.98%) Clojure
7 41 (4.55%) PL/SQL
8 36 (3.99%) Ruby
9 33 (3.66%) C#
10 22 (2.44%) Jython
11 16 (1.77%) C++
12 11 (1.22%) Shell Script
13 10 (1.11%) Bash Shell
13 10 (1.11%) Haskell
13 10 (1.11%) PHP
14 8 (0.89%) AspectJ
15 6 (0.67%) C
15 6 (0.67%) Perl
15 6 (0.67%) R
Qualifications
1 39 (4.32%) Degree
2 31 (3.44%) Security Cleared
3 16 (1.77%) SC Cleared
4 6 (0.67%) BPSS Clearance
5 2 (0.22%) PhD
6 1 (0.11%) BC Cleared
6 1 (0.11%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 32 (3.55%) QA
2 5 (0.55%) Disclosure Scotland
3 2 (0.22%) SDET
4 1 (0.11%) Data Quality
4 1 (0.11%) FATCA
4 1 (0.11%) MiFID
System Software
1 36 (3.99%) Virtual Machines
2 28 (3.10%) Docker
3 3 (0.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (0.33%) vSphere
4 1 (0.11%) Apache ZooKeeper
4 1 (0.11%) HDFS
4 1 (0.11%) iptables
4 1 (0.11%) Oracle RAC
4 1 (0.11%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 37 (4.10%) Puppet
2 5 (0.55%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (0.22%) Ansible
3 2 (0.22%) Control-M
3 2 (0.22%) Graphite
3 2 (0.22%) Oozie
4 1 (0.11%) BladeLogic
4 1 (0.11%) Kibana
Vendors
1 173 (19.18%) Oracle
2 26 (2.88%) Google
3 17 (1.88%) SAP
4 16 (1.77%) CyberSource
5 15 (1.66%) IBM
6 11 (1.22%) ION Trading
6 11 (1.22%) Murex
7 10 (1.11%) Bloomberg
7 10 (1.11%) Calypso
7 10 (1.11%) MuleSoft
8 9 (1.00%) Sybase
9 8 (0.89%) Siebel
9 8 (0.89%) VMware
10 7 (0.78%) TIBCO
11 5 (0.55%) Facebook
12 4 (0.44%) Salesforce.com
13 3 (0.33%) Cloudera
13 3 (0.33%) Dell
13 3 (0.33%) NetSuite
13 3 (0.33%) Red Hat
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