The table below looks at the statistics for the Senior Java Software Engineer role in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Senior Java Software Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 27 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 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.

Location
3 months to
27 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Senior Java Software Engineer
Rank 578 580 517
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -63
Contract jobs requiring a Senior Java Software Engineer 5 2 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.010% 0.004% 0.012%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.011% 0.004% 0.013%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 2 5
Average daily rate
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£405 £418 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.99% +4.37%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £412 £323
10% offered a daily rate of more than £431 £424 £455
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 - £323
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Senior Java Software Engineer
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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
46651 45814 39905
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 92.34% 92.37% 92.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 28796 28459 23430
Average daily rate £400 £396 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.94% -0.93%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £233 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1839 1844 2046
Average hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £18.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -2.77%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £42.50 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-5.71% -

Senior Java Software Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Senior Java Software Engineer in the job title across the England region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

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
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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Senior Java Software Engineer within the England region over the 3 months to 27 April 2015. 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
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London -12 2 £400 -4.19% 4
South East - 2 £425 - 1
East of England - 1 - -
Senior Java Software Engineer
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Senior Java Software Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 27 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the England region that cited Senior Java Software Engineer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled with Senior Java Software Engineer in their job title.

1 10 (100.00%) Java
1 10 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 8 (80.00%) WebSphere
2 8 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (80.00%) HTML
2 8 (80.00%) JUnit
2 8 (80.00%) WebLogic
2 8 (80.00%) XML
2 8 (80.00%) JBoss
2 8 (80.00%) JSON
2 8 (80.00%) HTML5
3 6 (60.00%) Git (software)
4 5 (50.00%) JIRA
4 5 (50.00%) Selenium
4 5 (50.00%) jQuery
4 5 (50.00%) Unit Testing
4 5 (50.00%) Security Cleared
4 5 (50.00%) Talend Open Studio
4 5 (50.00%) CSS3
4 5 (50.00%) PhoneGap
4 5 (50.00%) Talend
4 5 (50.00%) AngularJS
4 5 (50.00%) Apache Camel
4 5 (50.00%) Mentoring
4 5 (50.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 5 (50.00%) Mobile Development
4 5 (50.00%) UML
4 5 (50.00%) OOP
4 5 (50.00%) CSS
4 5 (50.00%) JavaScript

Senior Java Software Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 27 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the England region that cited Senior Java Software Engineer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled with Senior Java Software Engineer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 8 (80.00%) WebLogic
1 8 (80.00%) JBoss
1 8 (80.00%) WebSphere
2 5 (50.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 5 (50.00%) MQSeries
3 3 (30.00%) WebSphere Application Server
3 3 (30.00%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 4 (40.00%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (30.00%) Amazon SQS
2 3 (30.00%) Amazon S3
3 1 (10.00%) Cloud Computing
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (10.00%) Hadoop
1 1 (10.00%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 8 (80.00%) JUnit
2 6 (60.00%) Git (software)
3 5 (50.00%) Ant
3 5 (50.00%) JIRA
3 5 (50.00%) Selenium
3 5 (50.00%) Talend Open Studio
4 3 (30.00%) Cucumber
General
1 3 (30.00%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (80.00%) HTML
1 8 (80.00%) XML
1 8 (80.00%) JSON
1 8 (80.00%) HTML5
2 5 (50.00%) CSS3
2 5 (50.00%) PhoneGap
2 5 (50.00%) AngularJS
2 5 (50.00%) Apache Camel
2 5 (50.00%) jQuery
2 5 (50.00%) CSS
3 4 (40.00%) Web Services
3 4 (40.00%) Spring
3 4 (40.00%) REST
4 3 (30.00%) EJB
5 1 (10.00%) Guice
Operating Systems
1 2 (20.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 8 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (50.00%) TDD
3 5 (50.00%) UML
3 5 (50.00%) OOP
3 5 (50.00%) SOA
3 5 (50.00%) MVC
3 5 (50.00%) Unit Testing
3 5 (50.00%) Mentoring
3 5 (50.00%) Mobile Development
4 4 (40.00%) BDD
5 3 (30.00%) Web Development
6 2 (20.00%) Pair Programming
7 1 (10.00%) Software Testing
7 1 (10.00%) Scrum
7 1 (10.00%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 10 (100.00%) Java
2 5 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 5 (50.00%) Python
2 5 (50.00%) Ruby
3 1 (10.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (50.00%) Security Cleared
2 2 (20.00%) SC Cleared
Vendors
1 5 (50.00%) Oracle
1 5 (50.00%) Talend