The table below looks at the statistics for the Lead Java Developer role in IT contracts advertised for the Essex region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Lead Java Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 4 August 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
4 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Lead Java Developer
Rank 58 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs requiring a Lead Java Developer 5 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 0.79% - -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.81% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate
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UK excluding London average daily rate £559 £388 £355
% change year-on-year
+44.19% +9.15%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Lead Java Developer
East of England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Essex 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
Essex
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
620 436 422
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 97.48% 90.64% 91.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 379 222 205
Average daily rate £375 £375 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +15.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £190 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £499 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 67 62 66
Average hourly rate £20.50 £16.50 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+24.24% -17.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.50 £13.50 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.00 £40.72 £38.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year
- -2.94%

Lead Java Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

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

Lead Java Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

Lead Java Developer
Daily Rate Trend in Essex

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Lead Java Developer across the Essex region.

Lead Java Developer Daily Rate Trend in Essex

Lead Java Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 4 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Essex region that cited Lead Java Developer 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 Lead Java Developer in their job title.

1 6 (100.00%) Java
1 6 (100.00%) UNIX
1 6 (100.00%) Linux
1 6 (100.00%) REST
1 6 (100.00%) User Stories
1 6 (100.00%) Relational Database
2 5 (83.33%) Opscode Chef
2 5 (83.33%) Jenkins
2 5 (83.33%) Kanban
2 5 (83.33%) Git (software)
2 5 (83.33%) Puppet
2 5 (83.33%) SOA
2 5 (83.33%) HTTP
2 5 (83.33%) TCP/IP
2 5 (83.33%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (83.33%) TDD
2 5 (83.33%) Subversion
2 5 (83.33%) SSL
2 5 (83.33%) Mac OS X
2 5 (83.33%) Middleware
2 5 (83.33%) Scrum
2 5 (83.33%) Continuous Integration
3 2 (33.33%) WSO2
4 1 (16.67%) JAX-RS
4 1 (16.67%) OSGi
4 1 (16.67%) JPA
4 1 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (16.67%) EclipseLink
4 1 (16.67%) HTML
4 1 (16.67%) JAX-WS

Lead Java Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 4 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Essex region that cited Lead Java Developer 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 Lead Java Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (16.67%) WebSphere Application Server
1 1 (16.67%) WebLogic
1 1 (16.67%) JBoss
1 1 (16.67%) WebSphere
1 1 (16.67%) GlassFish
Communications & Networking
1 5 (83.33%) HTTP
1 5 (83.33%) TCP/IP
1 5 (83.33%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (100.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 5 (83.33%) Subversion
1 5 (83.33%) Git (software)
1 5 (83.33%) Jenkins
2 1 (16.67%) Maven
2 1 (16.67%) Ant
2 1 (16.67%) Eclipse
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (100.00%) REST
2 5 (83.33%) Middleware
3 1 (16.67%) TopLink
3 1 (16.67%) Spring
3 1 (16.67%) Ajax
3 1 (16.67%) JSR 170
3 1 (16.67%) Spring MVC
3 1 (16.67%) JAX-WS
3 1 (16.67%) JPA
3 1 (16.67%) OSGi
3 1 (16.67%) JAX-RS
3 1 (16.67%) EclipseLink
3 1 (16.67%) HTML
3 1 (16.67%) CSS
3 1 (16.67%) SOAP
3 1 (16.67%) Struts
3 1 (16.67%) Web Services
3 1 (16.67%) XML
3 1 (16.67%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 6 (100.00%) UNIX
1 6 (100.00%) Linux
2 5 (83.33%) Mac OS X
3 1 (16.67%) Windows
3 1 (16.67%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (100.00%) User Stories
2 5 (83.33%) SOA
2 5 (83.33%) Scrum
2 5 (83.33%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (83.33%) TDD
2 5 (83.33%) Continuous Integration
2 5 (83.33%) Kanban
3 1 (16.67%) B2C
3 1 (16.67%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 6 (100.00%) Java
2 1 (16.67%) JavaScript
2 1 (16.67%) SQL
Systems Management
1 5 (83.33%) Puppet
1 5 (83.33%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 2 (33.33%) WSO2