The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Essex 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 26 February 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
26 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Senior Java Developer
Rank 47 36 49
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +13
Contract jobs requiring a Senior Java Developer 5 14 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 1.33% 2.98% 1.38%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.39% 3.10% 1.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 10 2
Median daily rate £350 £553 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-36.65% +57.85%
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £425 £413
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +3.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

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
360 452 420
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 95.49% 96.17% 96.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 243 254 231
Median daily rate £350 £400 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.50% +23.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £235 £135
10% offered a daily rate of more than £520 £550 £490
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 32 52 61
Median hourly rate £35.00 £16.50 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+112.12% -17.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.50 £11.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.00 £63.00 £41.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £17.22
% change year-on-year
-2.77% +4.52%

Senior Java Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

The demand trend of IT contracts across the Essex region that featured Senior Java Developer in the job title.

Senior Java Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

Senior Java Developer
Daily Rate Trend in Essex

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

Senior Java Developer Daily Rate Trend in Essex

Senior Java Developer
Daily Rate Histogram in Essex

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Senior Java Developer across the Essex region over the 3 months to 26 February 2017.

Senior Java Developer Daily Rate Histogram in Essex

Senior Java Developer
Hourly Rate Trend in Essex

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

Senior Java Developer Hourly Rate Trend in Essex

Senior Java Developer Skill Set
Top 28 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 26 February 2017, 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 Essex region featuring Senior Java Developer in the job title.

1 11 (100.00%) Java
1 11 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (90.91%) Automated Testing
2 10 (90.91%) Continuous Integration
2 10 (90.91%) DevOps
3 9 (81.82%) Mentoring
3 9 (81.82%) Analytical Skills
3 9 (81.82%) Android
3 9 (81.82%) Apple iOS
3 9 (81.82%) Adobe Experience Manager
3 9 (81.82%) Computer Science
3 9 (81.82%) Software Engineering
3 9 (81.82%) Degree
3 9 (81.82%) TDD
3 9 (81.82%) Adobe
4 8 (72.73%) Android Development
4 8 (72.73%) iOS Development
5 1 (9.09%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 1 (9.09%) Oracle BPM
5 1 (9.09%) Software Delivery
5 1 (9.09%) SDLC
5 1 (9.09%) Driving Licence
5 1 (9.09%) Oracle
5 1 (9.09%) WebLogic
5 1 (9.09%) Web Services
5 1 (9.09%) XML
5 1 (9.09%) SOA
5 1 (9.09%) Subversion

Senior Java Developer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Essex 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 9 (81.82%) Adobe Experience Manager
2 1 (9.09%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 1 (9.09%) WebLogic
Business Applications
1 1 (9.09%) Oracle BPM
Development Applications
1 1 (9.09%) Subversion
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (9.09%) Web Services
1 1 (9.09%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 9 (81.82%) Analytical Skills
1 9 (81.82%) Computer Science
2 1 (9.09%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 9 (81.82%) Android
1 9 (81.82%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (90.91%) Automated Testing
2 10 (90.91%) Continuous Integration
2 10 (90.91%) DevOps
3 9 (81.82%) Mentoring
3 9 (81.82%) Software Engineering
3 9 (81.82%) TDD
4 8 (72.73%) Android Development
4 8 (72.73%) iOS Development
5 1 (9.09%) SDLC
5 1 (9.09%) SOA
5 1 (9.09%) Software Delivery
Programming Languages
1 11 (100.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 9 (81.82%) Degree
Vendors
1 9 (81.82%) Adobe
2 1 (9.09%) Oracle