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 8 December 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
8 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Senior Java Developer
Rank 261 286 377
Rank change year-on-year
+25 +91
Contract jobs requiring a Senior Java Developer 406 385 250
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.88% 0.76% 0.48%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.93% 0.80% 0.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 323 313 206
Median daily rate £550 £525 £493
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.76% +6.59%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £401 £413 £375
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £650 £650
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £473 £425
% change year-on-year
-4.76% +11.17%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
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
43501 47980 48241
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 94.51% 94.93% 93.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 28710 31023 31043
Median daily rate £425 £423 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.59% +5.62%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £263 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1512 1886 2016
Median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.94% +6.25%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.50 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.50 £43.50 £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +6.25%

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 8 December 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 8 December 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 +32 291 £555 +0.90% 97
South East +14 34 £450 - 21
East of England +3 26 £460 -12.38% 9
North West +11 19 £450 -5.26% 15
Yorkshire -19 14 £450 -9.54% 11
South West +23 11 £400 -3.03% 10
West Midlands -5 6 £375 +15.38% 4
Senior Java Developer
UK

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

For the 6 months to 8 December 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.

1 768 (100.00%) Java
2 572 (74.48%) Agile Software Development
3 384 (50.00%) TDD
4 335 (43.62%) Spring
5 263 (34.24%) Scrum
6 214 (27.86%) BDD
7 178 (23.18%) Finance
8 175 (22.79%) JavaScript
8 175 (22.79%) HTML
9 162 (21.09%) Pair Programming
10 158 (20.57%) Hibernate
11 157 (20.44%) REST
12 156 (20.31%) SQL
13 150 (19.53%) Git (software)
14 149 (19.40%) CSS
15 148 (19.27%) Banking
16 144 (18.75%) Continuous Integration
17 143 (18.62%) Scala
18 127 (16.54%) Microservices
19 124 (16.15%) Jenkins
19 124 (16.15%) Web Services
20 123 (16.02%) Maven
20 123 (16.02%) AngularJS
21 118 (15.36%) JUnit
22 102 (13.28%) RESTful
23 100 (13.02%) XML
23 100 (13.02%) Linux
24 98 (12.76%) HTML5
25 96 (12.50%) Amazon AWS
26 95 (12.37%) Oracle

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 55 (7.16%) Apache Spark
2 42 (5.47%) Tomcat
3 34 (4.43%) WebSphere
4 23 (2.99%) JBoss
5 20 (2.60%) Elasticsearch
6 19 (2.47%) WebLogic
7 17 (2.21%) Apache
8 15 (1.95%) Oracle Coherence
9 13 (1.69%) Mule
10 12 (1.56%) Oracle SOA Suite
11 11 (1.43%) Cloud Foundry
12 10 (1.30%) WebSphere Application Server
13 9 (1.17%) GemFire
13 9 (1.17%) Jetty
14 8 (1.04%) Adobe Experience Manager
14 8 (1.04%) Apache Pig
14 8 (1.04%) Apache Solr
14 8 (1.04%) Mule ESB
15 6 (0.78%) CMS
16 5 (0.65%) Confluence
Business Applications
1 7 (0.91%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 6 (0.78%) RMDS
3 4 (0.52%) Oracle BPM
4 1 (0.13%) Oracle EBS
4 1 (0.13%) Oracle SCM
Cloud Services
1 96 (12.50%) Amazon AWS
2 42 (5.47%) GitHub
3 34 (4.43%) Microsoft Azure
4 11 (1.43%) Cloud Computing
5 10 (1.30%) AWS CloudFormation
6 8 (1.04%) Amazon EC2
6 8 (1.04%) PaaS
7 3 (0.39%) Amazon S3
7 3 (0.39%) Heroku
7 3 (0.39%) Virtual Private Cloud
8 2 (0.26%) Google App Engine
8 2 (0.26%) Google Cloud Platform
9 1 (0.13%) Amazon ElastiCache
9 1 (0.13%) Amazon SQS
9 1 (0.13%) AWS Lambda
9 1 (0.13%) AWS OpsWorks
9 1 (0.13%) Bluemix
9 1 (0.13%) Boomi
9 1 (0.13%) IBM Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 45 (5.86%) HTTP
2 30 (3.91%) RTSP
3 27 (3.52%) MQTT
4 9 (1.17%) Internet
5 6 (0.78%) AMQP
6 4 (0.52%) Multicast
6 4 (0.52%) RTP
6 4 (0.52%) TCP/IP
7 3 (0.39%) HTTPS
8 2 (0.26%) FTP
8 2 (0.26%) SNMP
8 2 (0.26%) SSH
8 2 (0.26%) Telnet
9 1 (0.13%) Firewall
9 1 (0.13%) Kerberos
9 1 (0.13%) LDAP
9 1 (0.13%) Skype
9 1 (0.13%) SSL
9 1 (0.13%) STUN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 89 (11.59%) Big Data
2 88 (11.46%) MongoDB
3 85 (11.07%) NoSQL
4 80 (10.42%) Hadoop
5 61 (7.94%) Relational Database
6 46 (5.99%) PostgreSQL
7 45 (5.86%) Apache Cassandra
8 41 (5.34%) MySQL
9 17 (2.21%) HBase
9 17 (2.21%) Oracle Database
9 17 (2.21%) SQL Server
10 15 (1.95%) Apache Hive
11 13 (1.69%) Neo4j
12 12 (1.56%) RDBMS
13 11 (1.43%) Data Warehouse
14 8 (1.04%) MarkLogic
14 8 (1.04%) Redis
15 7 (0.91%) Hazelcast
15 7 (0.91%) Oracle Database 10g
16 6 (0.78%) OLTP
Development Applications
1 150 (19.53%) Git (software)
2 124 (16.15%) Jenkins
3 123 (16.02%) Maven
4 118 (15.36%) JUnit
5 55 (7.16%) Mockito
6 51 (6.64%) JIRA
7 48 (6.25%) Subversion
8 43 (5.60%) Cucumber
8 43 (5.60%) Eclipse
9 37 (4.82%) Gradle
9 37 (4.82%) Selenium
10 34 (4.43%) Ant
11 27 (3.52%) TeamCity
12 26 (3.39%) Mercurial
13 14 (1.82%) Atlassian Bamboo
13 14 (1.82%) CruiseControl
13 14 (1.82%) IntelliJ
14 13 (1.69%) Hudson
14 13 (1.69%) Spock
14 13 (1.69%) TestNG
General
1 178 (23.18%) Finance
2 148 (19.27%) Banking
3 74 (9.64%) Investment Banking
4 61 (7.94%) Front Office
5 26 (3.39%) Retail
6 14 (1.82%) Telecoms
7 13 (1.69%) Advertising
8 12 (1.56%) Marketing
9 8 (1.04%) Games
9 8 (1.04%) Manufacturing
10 7 (0.91%) Electronics
11 4 (0.52%) Financial Institution
12 3 (0.39%) Back Office
12 3 (0.39%) Retail Banking
13 2 (0.26%) Aerospace
13 2 (0.26%) German Language
13 2 (0.26%) Pharmaceutical
14 1 (0.13%) Online Betting
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 335 (43.62%) Spring
2 175 (22.79%) HTML
3 158 (20.57%) Hibernate
4 157 (20.44%) REST
5 149 (19.40%) CSS
6 124 (16.15%) Web Services
7 123 (16.02%) AngularJS
8 102 (13.28%) RESTful
9 100 (13.02%) XML
10 98 (12.76%) HTML5
11 93 (12.11%) JSON
12 83 (10.81%) J2EE
13 73 (9.51%) jQuery
13 73 (9.51%) SOAP
14 71 (9.24%) Kafka
15 69 (8.98%) JMS
16 64 (8.33%) CSS3
17 63 (8.20%) Java EE
18 60 (7.81%) Spring MVC
19 41 (5.34%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 48 (6.25%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 35 (4.56%) Derivative
3 34 (4.43%) Analytical Skills
4 31 (4.04%) Enterprise Software
5 29 (3.78%) Economics
6 28 (3.65%) Video on Demand
7 27 (3.52%) Public Cloud
8 22 (2.86%) User Experience
9 21 (2.73%) Equities
10 19 (2.47%) Virtual Team
11 18 (2.34%) Fixed Income
12 17 (2.21%) Algorithms
12 17 (2.21%) Computer Science
12 17 (2.21%) Mathematics
12 17 (2.21%) Streaming Video
13 13 (1.69%) Market Risk
14 11 (1.43%) N-Tier
15 10 (1.30%) Data Structures
16 8 (1.04%) Fintech
16 8 (1.04%) Grid Computing
Operating Systems
1 100 (13.02%) Linux
2 61 (7.94%) Unix
3 19 (2.47%) Windows
4 15 (1.95%) Android
5 13 (1.69%) Apple iOS
5 13 (1.69%) Mac OS X
6 12 (1.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 3 (0.39%) Ubuntu
8 2 (0.26%) Solaris
9 1 (0.13%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 572 (74.48%) Agile Software Development
2 384 (50.00%) TDD
3 263 (34.24%) Scrum
4 214 (27.86%) BDD
5 162 (21.09%) Pair Programming
6 144 (18.75%) Continuous Integration
7 127 (16.54%) Microservices
8 93 (12.11%) DevOps
9 92 (11.98%) OO
10 86 (11.20%) Open Source
11 84 (10.94%) Multithreading
12 83 (10.81%) Kanban
13 80 (10.42%) MVC
14 74 (9.64%) Software Engineering
15 71 (9.24%) E-Commerce
16 63 (8.20%) Low Latency
17 60 (7.81%) SDLC
18 58 (7.55%) Mentoring
19 55 (7.16%) SOA
20 46 (5.99%) High Availability
Programming Languages
1 768 (100.00%) Java
2 175 (22.79%) JavaScript
3 156 (20.31%) SQL
4 143 (18.62%) Scala
5 93 (12.11%) Python
6 62 (8.07%) Clojure
7 60 (7.81%) Groovy
8 37 (4.82%) Ruby
9 33 (4.30%) C#
10 32 (4.17%) C
10 32 (4.17%) Haskell
11 28 (3.65%) PL/SQL
12 25 (3.26%) Shell Script
13 22 (2.86%) XPath
14 15 (1.95%) Korn
15 12 (1.56%) Perl
16 11 (1.43%) Jython
17 9 (1.17%) Bash Shell
17 9 (1.17%) C++
18 8 (1.04%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 36 (4.69%) Security Cleared
2 33 (4.30%) Degree
3 13 (1.69%) DV Cleared
3 13 (1.69%) SC Cleared
4 10 (1.30%) Sun Certification
5 4 (0.52%) BPSS Clearance
6 1 (0.13%) BC Cleared
6 1 (0.13%) ISEB
6 1 (0.13%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (2.99%) QA
2 11 (1.43%) FATCA
3 5 (0.65%) SDET
3 5 (0.65%) SLA
4 4 (0.52%) PCI DSS
5 2 (0.26%) ISO 14001
5 2 (0.26%) ISO 9001
5 2 (0.26%) MiFID
6 1 (0.13%) Dodd-Frank
6 1 (0.13%) EMIR
System Software
1 53 (6.90%) Docker
2 25 (3.26%) Virtual Machines
3 10 (1.30%) HDFS
4 7 (0.91%) Apache ZooKeeper
5 2 (0.26%) Apache Flume
5 2 (0.26%) VMware Workstation
6 1 (0.13%) Active Directory
6 1 (0.13%) Platform Symphony
6 1 (0.13%) VMware Infrastructure
6 1 (0.13%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 38 (4.95%) Puppet
2 18 (2.34%) Ansible
3 10 (1.30%) Opscode Chef
4 7 (0.91%) Packer
5 6 (0.78%) Kubernetes
6 4 (0.52%) Consul
6 4 (0.52%) Terraform
7 3 (0.39%) Hadoop YARN
7 3 (0.39%) OpenAM
7 3 (0.39%) OpenIDM
8 2 (0.26%) Control-M
8 2 (0.26%) Kibana
8 2 (0.26%) Nagios
9 1 (0.13%) Business Desktop Deployment
9 1 (0.13%) Capistrano
9 1 (0.13%) MOM
9 1 (0.13%) Oozie
Vendors
1 95 (12.37%) Oracle
2 19 (2.47%) MuleSoft
2 19 (2.47%) TIBCO
3 17 (2.21%) IBM
4 16 (2.08%) Solace
5 12 (1.56%) Red Hat
6 8 (1.04%) Adobe
7 7 (0.91%) SAP
8 6 (0.78%) Atlassian
8 6 (0.78%) BEA
8 6 (0.78%) Sybase
9 5 (0.65%) Google
9 5 (0.65%) Reuters
9 5 (0.65%) Sun
10 4 (0.52%) Brightcove
10 4 (0.52%) Talend
10 4 (0.52%) VMware
10 4 (0.52%) WorldPay
11 3 (0.39%) Cloudera
11 3 (0.39%) Fidessa
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