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 26 June 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
26 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Senior Java Developer
Rank 278 399 430
Rank change year-on-year
+121 +31
Contract jobs requiring a Senior Java Developer 423 233 167
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.87% 0.46% 0.34%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.92% 0.48% 0.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 358 193 128
Median daily rate £525 £500 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.00% +5.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £375 £385
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £625 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £413 £420
% change year-on-year
+9.09% -1.78%
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
46209 48121 46401
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 94.90% 94.81% 94.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 30544 30820 29000
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 £600 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £399 £368 £350
% change year-on-year
+8.57% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1354 1845 1896
Median hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.06% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.00 £40.00 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.45 £16.14 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+8.11% -2.18%

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 26 June 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 26 June 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 +71 247 £538 - 75
South East +40 58 £525 +27.65% 19
Yorkshire - 52 £450 - 5
North West +21 42 £475 +11.76% 13
South West 0 12 £430 +4.24% 12
East of England +5 4 £425 -5.55% 9
East Midlands +5 3 £450 - 2
North East - 3 £500 - 1
West Midlands -24 1 £490 +22.50% 1
Senior Java Developer
UK

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

For the 6 months to 26 June 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.

1 874 (100.00%) Java
2 563 (64.42%) Agile Software Development
3 458 (52.40%) Spring
4 421 (48.17%) TDD
5 280 (32.04%) Scrum
6 258 (29.52%) JavaScript
6 258 (29.52%) HTML
7 255 (29.18%) Finance
8 201 (23.00%) Maven
9 200 (22.88%) REST
10 198 (22.65%) Pair Programming
11 196 (22.43%) Hibernate
12 190 (21.74%) BDD
13 188 (21.51%) Web Services
14 180 (20.59%) Git (software)
15 173 (19.79%) Oracle
16 169 (19.34%) Continuous Integration
17 168 (19.22%) CSS
18 161 (18.42%) Banking
19 153 (17.51%) SQL
20 149 (17.05%) RESTful
21 144 (16.48%) JUnit
22 134 (15.33%) HTML5
23 132 (15.10%) OO
24 131 (14.99%) J2EE
25 129 (14.76%) Scala
26 126 (14.42%) XML
27 121 (13.84%) Linux
28 116 (13.27%) Kanban
29 110 (12.59%) Tomcat

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 (12.59%) Tomcat
2 38 (4.35%) Apache
3 31 (3.55%) Jetty
4 30 (3.43%) JBoss
5 24 (2.75%) WebSphere
6 19 (2.17%) Oracle Coherence
7 16 (1.83%) Apache TomEE
7 16 (1.83%) Mule
8 13 (1.49%) Cloud Foundry
8 13 (1.49%) WebLogic
9 12 (1.37%) Confluence
9 12 (1.37%) WebSphere Application Server
10 11 (1.26%) Mule ESB
11 10 (1.14%) Apache Spark
11 10 (1.14%) nginx
12 8 (0.92%) GlassFish
13 5 (0.57%) CMS
14 3 (0.34%) Alfresco
14 3 (0.34%) Apache Solr
14 3 (0.34%) Oracle HTTP Server
Business Applications
1 14 (1.60%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 13 (1.49%) Payment Gateway
3 3 (0.34%) ION MarketView
4 2 (0.23%) BigMachines
4 2 (0.23%) BusinessWorks
4 2 (0.23%) Eloqua
4 2 (0.23%) OpenText Process Suite
4 2 (0.23%) Oracle BPM
4 2 (0.23%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
4 2 (0.23%) Revive Adserver
4 2 (0.23%) RMDS
5 1 (0.11%) Oracle General Ledger
Cloud Services
1 78 (8.92%) Amazon AWS
2 53 (6.06%) GitHub
3 19 (2.17%) AWS CloudFormation
4 18 (2.06%) Amazon EC2
5 16 (1.83%) Google Analytics
6 9 (1.03%) AWS Lambda
7 8 (0.92%) Cloud Computing
8 7 (0.80%) Amazon S3
8 7 (0.80%) Bluemix
8 7 (0.80%) Virtual Private Cloud
9 6 (0.69%) Amazon SQS
10 5 (0.57%) Microsoft Azure
11 4 (0.46%) SaaS
12 3 (0.34%) Amazon Kinesis
12 3 (0.34%) Boomi
13 2 (0.23%) Google App Engine
13 2 (0.23%) Google Cloud Platform
13 2 (0.23%) PaaS
14 1 (0.11%) Amazon EMR
14 1 (0.11%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 59 (6.75%) HTTP
2 19 (2.17%) TCP/IP
3 8 (0.92%) Internet
4 6 (0.69%) tcpdump
5 2 (0.23%) AMQP
5 2 (0.23%) DSL
5 2 (0.23%) SNMP
5 2 (0.23%) SSL
6 1 (0.11%) Broadband
6 1 (0.11%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 98 (11.21%) MySQL
1 98 (11.21%) NoSQL
2 74 (8.47%) MongoDB
3 63 (7.21%) Relational Database
4 47 (5.38%) Apache Cassandra
5 35 (4.00%) Hadoop
6 34 (3.89%) Neo4j
7 33 (3.78%) Oracle Database
8 28 (3.20%) SQL Server
9 27 (3.09%) PostgreSQL
10 26 (2.97%) Big Data
11 23 (2.63%) Hazelcast
12 13 (1.49%) Apache Hive
13 12 (1.37%) Amazon DynamoDB
14 11 (1.26%) Impala
15 10 (1.14%) Oracle Database 10g
15 10 (1.14%) RDBMS
16 8 (0.92%) CouchDB
16 8 (0.92%) Oracle Database 11g
16 8 (0.92%) Redis
Development Applications
1 201 (23.00%) Maven
2 180 (20.59%) Git (software)
3 144 (16.48%) JUnit
4 107 (12.24%) Jenkins
5 93 (10.64%) Mockito
6 82 (9.38%) Subversion
7 78 (8.92%) Eclipse
8 68 (7.78%) JIRA
9 66 (7.55%) Cucumber
10 43 (4.92%) Gradle
11 40 (4.58%) Ant
12 38 (4.35%) Selenium
13 37 (4.23%) IntelliJ
14 31 (3.55%) Mercurial
15 19 (2.17%) TeamCity
16 16 (1.83%) JMeter
17 14 (1.60%) EasyMock
17 14 (1.60%) Hamcrest
18 12 (1.37%) ClearCase
19 9 (1.03%) jMock
General
1 255 (29.18%) Finance
2 161 (18.42%) Banking
3 53 (6.06%) Front Office
4 49 (5.61%) Retail
5 46 (5.26%) Investment Banking
6 27 (3.09%) Marketing
7 18 (2.06%) Telecoms
8 16 (1.83%) Manufacturing
9 14 (1.60%) Electronics
10 5 (0.57%) Back Office
10 5 (0.57%) Games
11 4 (0.46%) Legal
12 3 (0.34%) Law
13 2 (0.23%) Financial Institution
13 2 (0.23%) Publishing
13 2 (0.23%) Retail Banking
14 1 (0.11%) Advertising
14 1 (0.11%) General Ledger
14 1 (0.11%) Interactive Media
14 1 (0.11%) Spanish Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 458 (52.40%) Spring
2 258 (29.52%) HTML
3 200 (22.88%) REST
4 196 (22.43%) Hibernate
5 188 (21.51%) Web Services
6 168 (19.22%) CSS
7 149 (17.05%) RESTful
8 134 (15.33%) HTML5
9 131 (14.99%) J2EE
10 126 (14.42%) XML
11 109 (12.47%) AngularJS
12 91 (10.41%) CSS3
13 89 (10.18%) JSON
14 86 (9.84%) SOAP
15 77 (8.81%) jQuery
16 67 (7.67%) Node.js
17 60 (6.86%) JPA
18 54 (6.18%) Java EE
19 51 (5.84%) JMS
19 51 (5.84%) Struts
Miscellaneous
1 73 (8.35%) Derivative
2 50 (5.72%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 49 (5.61%) Analytical Skills
4 43 (4.92%) Enterprise Software
5 27 (3.09%) Fixed Income
6 16 (1.83%) Equities
7 15 (1.72%) N-Tier
7 15 (1.72%) Social Media
8 14 (1.60%) Computer Science
8 14 (1.60%) iPad
9 13 (1.49%) Mathematics
10 11 (1.26%) Credit Derivative
10 11 (1.26%) Data Structures
11 9 (1.03%) Algorithms
12 7 (0.80%) User Experience
13 6 (0.69%) Equity Derivative
13 6 (0.69%) Fintech
13 6 (0.69%) Interest Rate Derivative
14 5 (0.57%) Digital Media
14 5 (0.57%) Grid Computing
Operating Systems
1 121 (13.84%) Linux
2 93 (10.64%) Unix
3 26 (2.97%) Mac OS X
4 13 (1.49%) Windows
5 10 (1.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 4 (0.46%) Android
7 3 (0.34%) Solaris
8 2 (0.23%) Apple iOS
8 2 (0.23%) CentOS
8 2 (0.23%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 563 (64.42%) Agile Software Development
2 421 (48.17%) TDD
3 280 (32.04%) Scrum
4 198 (22.65%) Pair Programming
5 190 (21.74%) BDD
6 169 (19.34%) Continuous Integration
7 132 (15.10%) OO
8 116 (13.27%) Kanban
9 103 (11.78%) Open Source
10 97 (11.10%) Multithreading
11 94 (10.76%) Microservices
12 92 (10.53%) OOP
13 91 (10.41%) E-Commerce
14 73 (8.35%) SOA
15 68 (7.78%) Mentoring
16 61 (6.98%) Low Latency
17 59 (6.75%) Software Engineering
18 46 (5.26%) MVC
19 45 (5.15%) Unit Testing
20 43 (4.92%) Concurrent Programming
Programming Languages
1 874 (100.00%) Java
2 258 (29.52%) JavaScript
3 153 (17.51%) SQL
4 129 (14.76%) Scala
5 69 (7.89%) Groovy
5 69 (7.89%) Python
6 50 (5.72%) Clojure
7 38 (4.35%) PL/SQL
8 36 (4.12%) Ruby
9 33 (3.78%) C#
10 20 (2.29%) C++
11 19 (2.17%) Jython
12 11 (1.26%) Shell Script
13 10 (1.14%) Bash Shell
13 10 (1.14%) PHP
14 9 (1.03%) Perl
15 8 (0.92%) AspectJ
16 6 (0.69%) Haskell
17 5 (0.57%) C
17 5 (0.57%) R
Qualifications
1 44 (5.03%) Degree
2 30 (3.43%) Security Cleared
3 13 (1.49%) SC Cleared
4 8 (0.92%) BPSS Clearance
5 3 (0.34%) BC Cleared
6 2 (0.23%) DV Cleared
6 2 (0.23%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 27 (3.09%) QA
2 9 (1.03%) Disclosure Scotland
3 1 (0.11%) Data Quality
3 1 (0.11%) FATCA
System Software
1 31 (3.55%) Virtual Machines
2 30 (3.43%) Docker
3 3 (0.34%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (0.34%) vSphere
4 2 (0.23%) Platform Symphony
5 1 (0.11%) iptables
5 1 (0.11%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 29 (3.32%) Puppet
2 5 (0.57%) Graphite
3 4 (0.46%) Opscode Chef
4 2 (0.23%) Business Desktop Deployment
4 2 (0.23%) Control-M
4 2 (0.23%) MOM
5 1 (0.11%) Ansible
5 1 (0.11%) BladeLogic
5 1 (0.11%) Kibana
5 1 (0.11%) Oozie
Vendors
1 173 (19.79%) Oracle
2 26 (2.97%) Google
3 16 (1.83%) CyberSource
3 16 (1.83%) SAP
4 15 (1.72%) IBM
4 15 (1.72%) Sybase
5 13 (1.49%) ION Trading
6 10 (1.14%) Bloomberg
6 10 (1.14%) Calypso
6 10 (1.14%) Murex
7 9 (1.03%) MuleSoft
7 9 (1.03%) TIBCO
8 8 (0.92%) Siebel
9 6 (0.69%) VMware
10 5 (0.57%) Facebook
10 5 (0.57%) SOASTA, Inc
11 4 (0.46%) Salesforce.com
12 3 (0.34%) DataSynapse
12 3 (0.34%) NetSuite
12 3 (0.34%) Twitter
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