The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the England region that had Senior Java Software Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 18 January 2017 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
18 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Senior Software Engineer - Java
UK / England
Rank 558 588 577
Rank change year-on-year
+30 -11
Contract jobs requiring a Senior Java Software Engineer 12 6 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.029% 0.013% 0.009%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.031% 0.014% 0.009%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 6 2
Median daily rate £465 £368 £575
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+26.53% -36.08%
UK excluding London median daily rate £338 £418 -
% change year-on-year
-19.16% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Median hourly rate £41.13 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.13 - -

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
39324 44183 43166
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 94.67% 94.94% 94.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 25796 28458 27636
Median daily rate £430 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.17% +6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £260 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £395 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.94% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1347 1618 1747
Median hourly rate £18.50 £17.50 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.71% +6.06%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.50 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £47.00 £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.43 £17.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-0.40% +9.37%

Senior Java Software Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in England

The demand trend of IT contracts across the England region that featured Senior Java Software Engineer in the job title.

Senior Java Software Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in England

Senior Java Software Engineer
Daily Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Senior Java Software Engineer across the England region.

Senior Java Software Engineer Daily Rate Trend in England

Senior Java Software Engineer
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Senior Java Software Engineer across the England region over the 3 months to 18 January 2017.

Senior Java Software Engineer Daily Rate Histogram in England

Senior Java Software Engineer
Hourly Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Senior Java Software Engineer across the England region.

Senior Java Software Engineer Hourly Rate Trend in England

Senior Java Software Engineer
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 Software Engineer within the England region over the 3 months to 18 January 2017. 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 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 +12 8 £465 +28.27%
South East +23 2 - - 2
North West - 2 - -
Senior Java Software Engineer
UK

Senior Java Software Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 18 January 2017, Senior Java Software Engineer 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 Software Engineer in the job title.

1 14 (100.00%) Java
1 14 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 8 (57.14%) Spring
3 7 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (50.00%) Unix
3 7 (50.00%) Linux
4 6 (42.86%) TDD
5 5 (35.71%) Open Source
5 5 (35.71%) BDD
6 4 (28.57%) Java EE
6 4 (28.57%) Shell Script
6 4 (28.57%) JMS
7 3 (21.43%) Scrum
7 3 (21.43%) Ruby
7 3 (21.43%) JIRA
7 3 (21.43%) Cucumber
7 3 (21.43%) Amazon AWS
7 3 (21.43%) Microservices
7 3 (21.43%) Spring Boot
8 2 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
8 2 (14.29%) MongoDB
8 2 (14.29%) Redis
8 2 (14.29%) Confluence
8 2 (14.29%) Amazon EC2
8 2 (14.29%) Security Cleared
8 2 (14.29%) Hadoop
8 2 (14.29%) NoSQL
8 2 (14.29%) Amazon SQS
8 2 (14.29%) Node.js
8 2 (14.29%) REST

Senior Java Software Engineer 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 2 (14.29%) Confluence
1 2 (14.29%) Tomcat
2 1 (7.14%) Apache
2 1 (7.14%) Apache Pig
2 1 (7.14%) Apache Solr
2 1 (7.14%) Apache Spark
2 1 (7.14%) nginx
Cloud Services
1 3 (21.43%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (14.29%) Amazon EC2
2 2 (14.29%) Amazon SQS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (7.14%) BGP
1 1 (7.14%) DNS
1 1 (7.14%) HTTP
1 1 (7.14%) Internet
1 1 (7.14%) SSL
1 1 (7.14%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (14.29%) Big Data
1 2 (14.29%) Hadoop
1 2 (14.29%) MongoDB
1 2 (14.29%) NoSQL
1 2 (14.29%) Redis
2 1 (7.14%) Apache Cassandra
2 1 (7.14%) Apache Hive
2 1 (7.14%) CouchDB
2 1 (7.14%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (7.14%) Impala
2 1 (7.14%) MarkLogic
2 1 (7.14%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (7.14%) Relational Database
2 1 (7.14%) Riak
Development Applications
1 3 (21.43%) Cucumber
1 3 (21.43%) JIRA
2 2 (14.29%) Bugzilla
2 2 (14.29%) Git (software)
2 2 (14.29%) JUnit
2 2 (14.29%) Maven
2 2 (14.29%) Subversion
3 1 (7.14%) Vagrant
General
1 2 (14.29%) Finance
2 1 (7.14%) Aerospace
2 1 (7.14%) Banking
2 1 (7.14%) Military
2 1 (7.14%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (57.14%) Spring
2 4 (28.57%) Java EE
2 4 (28.57%) JMS
3 3 (21.43%) Spring Boot
4 2 (14.29%) ActiveMQ
4 2 (14.29%) Hibernate
4 2 (14.29%) Node.js
4 2 (14.29%) REST
4 2 (14.29%) Web Services
5 1 (7.14%) Angular 2
5 1 (7.14%) AngularJS
5 1 (7.14%) CSS
5 1 (7.14%) HTML
5 1 (7.14%) J2EE
5 1 (7.14%) JPA
5 1 (7.14%) Kafka
5 1 (7.14%) Lucene
5 1 (7.14%) POSIX
5 1 (7.14%) RESTful
5 1 (7.14%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 2 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (14.29%) Computer Science
1 2 (14.29%) Wiki
2 1 (7.14%) BBC
2 1 (7.14%) PKI
2 1 (7.14%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 7 (50.00%) Linux
1 7 (50.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 7 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (42.86%) TDD
4 5 (35.71%) BDD
4 5 (35.71%) Open Source
5 3 (21.43%) Microservices
5 3 (21.43%) Scrum
6 2 (14.29%) High Availability
6 2 (14.29%) SOA
7 1 (7.14%) Agile Project Management
7 1 (7.14%) Continuous Delivery
7 1 (7.14%) Domain-Driven Design
7 1 (7.14%) Kernel Tuning
7 1 (7.14%) Line Management
7 1 (7.14%) Low Latency
7 1 (7.14%) MapReduce
7 1 (7.14%) Mentoring
7 1 (7.14%) SDLC
7 1 (7.14%) Software Optimisation
7 1 (7.14%) Statistical Modelling
Programming Languages
1 14 (100.00%) Java
2 4 (28.57%) Shell Script
3 3 (21.43%) Ruby
4 2 (14.29%) JavaScript
4 2 (14.29%) Perl
4 2 (14.29%) Python
5 1 (7.14%) Bash Shell
5 1 (7.14%) C
5 1 (7.14%) R
5 1 (7.14%) Scala
Qualifications
1 2 (14.29%) Degree
1 2 (14.29%) Security Cleared
2 1 (7.14%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.14%) QA
System Software
1 1 (7.14%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (7.14%) Graphite
1 1 (7.14%) Hadoop YARN
Vendors
1 1 (7.14%) MicroStrategy