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 27 July 2016 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
27 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Senior Java Developer
Rank 55 40 -
Rank change year-on-year
-15 -
Contract jobs requiring a Senior Java Developer 1 20 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 0.21% 3.20% -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.22% 3.28% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 16 0
Median daily rate - £525 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £475 £425 £388
% change year-on-year
+11.76% +9.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £55.00 -
Senior 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
462 609 462
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 97.06% 97.44% 92.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 239 384 239
Median daily rate £320 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-14.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £250 £190
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 110 55 64
Median hourly rate £16.50 £19.00 £16.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-13.15% +16.92%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.16 £16.10
% change year-on-year
+2.10% +0.37%

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
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 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 27 July 2016, 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 4 (100.00%) Java
2 2 (50.00%) Google
2 2 (50.00%) JSON
2 2 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
2 2 (50.00%) Open Source
2 2 (50.00%) Oracle BPM
2 2 (50.00%) Oracle Service Bus
2 2 (50.00%) Mockito
2 2 (50.00%) REST
2 2 (50.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 2 (50.00%) SOA
2 2 (50.00%) Middleware
2 2 (50.00%) SOAP
2 2 (50.00%) Web Services
2 2 (50.00%) XML
2 2 (50.00%) XSD
2 2 (50.00%) XSLT
2 2 (50.00%) MySQL
2 2 (50.00%) Oracle
2 2 (50.00%) EasyMock
2 2 (50.00%) WSO2
2 2 (50.00%) Apache Camel
2 2 (50.00%) Apache ServiceMix
2 2 (50.00%) WireMock
3 1 (25.00%) PrimeFaces
3 1 (25.00%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (25.00%) Git (software)
3 1 (25.00%) DB2
3 1 (25.00%) CSS
3 1 (25.00%) JavaScript

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 2 (50.00%) Apache ServiceMix
1 2 (50.00%) Oracle Service Bus
1 2 (50.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 1 (25.00%) WebSphere
Business Applications
1 2 (50.00%) Oracle BPM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (50.00%) MySQL
2 1 (25.00%) DB2
Development Applications
1 2 (50.00%) EasyMock
1 2 (50.00%) Mockito
2 1 (25.00%) Git (software)
2 1 (25.00%) Jenkins
General
1 1 (25.00%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (50.00%) Apache Camel
1 2 (50.00%) JSON
1 2 (50.00%) Middleware
1 2 (50.00%) REST
1 2 (50.00%) SOAP
1 2 (50.00%) Web Services
1 2 (50.00%) WireMock
1 2 (50.00%) XML
1 2 (50.00%) XSD
1 2 (50.00%) XSLT
2 1 (25.00%) CSS
2 1 (25.00%) J2EE
2 1 (25.00%) JPA
2 1 (25.00%) JSF
2 1 (25.00%) PrimeFaces
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
1 2 (50.00%) Open Source
1 2 (50.00%) SOA
2 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (25.00%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) Java
2 1 (25.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (25.00%) Python
2 1 (25.00%) SQL
Systems Management
1 1 (25.00%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) Google
1 2 (50.00%) Oracle
1 2 (50.00%) WSO2