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 6 July 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
6 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Senior Java Software Engineer
Rank 569 559 543
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -16
Contract jobs requiring a Senior Java Software Engineer 6 4 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.012% 0.008% 0.013%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.013% 0.009% 0.014%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 3 6
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£425 £375 £438
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.33% -14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £416 £375 £400
10% offered a daily rate of more than £476 £415 £463
UK excluding London average daily rate £440 £375 -
% change year-on-year
+17.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
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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
46002 44397 41390
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 92.44% 92.72% 92.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 29583 27602 24612
Average daily rate £400 £400 £400
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £234 £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 1748 1803 1983
Average hourly rate £17.00 £16.50 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.03% -13.15%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.50 £11.35
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.54 £37.80 £41.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.25 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+1.53% -7.14%

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 6 July 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
South East - 3 £440 - 3
London +4 2 £425 - 4
North West - 1 - - 2
Senior Java Software Engineer
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Senior Java Software Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 6 July 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 11 (100.00%) Java
1 11 (100.00%) XML
1 11 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 10 (90.91%) JSON
2 10 (90.91%) HTML
3 9 (81.82%) JUnit
3 9 (81.82%) HTML5
4 8 (72.73%) WebSphere
4 8 (72.73%) Agile Software Development
5 7 (63.64%) TDD
5 7 (63.64%) JBoss
5 7 (63.64%) WebLogic
6 6 (54.55%) Web Services
6 6 (54.55%) Oracle
6 6 (54.55%) JavaScript
6 6 (54.55%) Unit Testing
7 5 (45.45%) Selenium
7 5 (45.45%) jQuery
7 5 (45.45%) JIRA
7 5 (45.45%) Spring
7 5 (45.45%) MVC
7 5 (45.45%) CSS
7 5 (45.45%) Tomcat
7 5 (45.45%) REST
8 4 (36.36%) CSS3
8 4 (36.36%) PhoneGap
8 4 (36.36%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 4 (36.36%) Talend
8 4 (36.36%) AngularJS
8 4 (36.36%) Apache Camel

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

For the 6 months to 6 July 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 (72.73%) WebSphere
2 7 (63.64%) WebLogic
2 7 (63.64%) JBoss
3 5 (45.45%) Tomcat
4 4 (36.36%) MQSeries
4 4 (36.36%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 3 (27.27%) WebSphere Application Server
6 2 (18.18%) Jetty
7 1 (9.09%) Oracle HTTP Server
7 1 (9.09%) IBM HTTP Server
Cloud Services
1 4 (36.36%) Amazon S3
1 4 (36.36%) Amazon AWS
1 4 (36.36%) Amazon SQS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (9.09%) HTTP
1 1 (9.09%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (9.09%) Informix
1 1 (9.09%) RDBMS
1 1 (9.09%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 9 (81.82%) JUnit
2 5 (45.45%) JIRA
2 5 (45.45%) Selenium
3 4 (36.36%) Talend Open Studio
3 4 (36.36%) Git (software)
3 4 (36.36%) Ant
3 4 (36.36%) Cucumber
4 3 (27.27%) Jenkins
5 2 (18.18%) Maven
5 2 (18.18%) Mockito
6 1 (9.09%) Introscope
6 1 (9.09%) SonarQube
General
1 2 (18.18%) Telecoms
1 2 (18.18%) Publishing
2 1 (9.09%) Banking
2 1 (9.09%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (100.00%) XML
2 10 (90.91%) JSON
2 10 (90.91%) HTML
3 9 (81.82%) HTML5
4 6 (54.55%) Web Services
5 5 (45.45%) CSS
5 5 (45.45%) jQuery
5 5 (45.45%) REST
5 5 (45.45%) Spring
6 4 (36.36%) AngularJS
6 4 (36.36%) Apache Camel
6 4 (36.36%) CSS3
6 4 (36.36%) PhoneGap
7 3 (27.27%) EJB
8 1 (9.09%) J2EE
8 1 (9.09%) JDBC
8 1 (9.09%) Servlets
8 1 (9.09%) SOAP
8 1 (9.09%) RESTful
8 1 (9.09%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 1 (9.09%) N-Tier
1 1 (9.09%) Online Banking
Operating Systems
1 2 (18.18%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 8 (72.73%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (63.64%) TDD
4 6 (54.55%) Unit Testing
5 5 (45.45%) MVC
6 4 (36.36%) UML
6 4 (36.36%) OOP
6 4 (36.36%) SOA
6 4 (36.36%) BDD
6 4 (36.36%) Mentoring
6 4 (36.36%) Mobile Development
7 3 (27.27%) Web Development
7 3 (27.27%) E-Commerce
7 3 (27.27%) Continuous Integration
8 2 (18.18%) SDLC
8 2 (18.18%) OO
9 1 (9.09%) Configuration Management
9 1 (9.09%) Integration Testing
9 1 (9.09%) System Integration Testing
9 1 (9.09%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 11 (100.00%) Java
2 6 (54.55%) JavaScript
3 4 (36.36%) Python
3 4 (36.36%) Ruby
4 2 (18.18%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (36.36%) Security Cleared
2 2 (18.18%) SC Cleared
3 1 (9.09%) Degree
Systems Management
1 3 (27.27%) Puppet
2 2 (18.18%) Nagios
3 1 (9.09%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (9.09%) Ansible
Vendors
1 6 (54.55%) Oracle
2 4 (36.36%) Talend
3 2 (18.18%) Splunk
4 1 (9.09%) IBM
4 1 (9.09%) Compuware
4 1 (9.09%) HP
4 1 (9.09%) Perforce