The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Lancashire 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 7 December 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
7 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Senior Java Developer
Rank 44 38 41
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +3
Contract jobs requiring a Senior Java Developer 1 2 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Lancashire 0.34% 0.47% 1.37%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.35% 0.51% 1.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 4
Median daily rate £425 - £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £475 £425
% change year-on-year
-5.26% +11.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
Senior Java Developer
North West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Lancashire 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
Lancashire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
283 396 408
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Lancashire 94.97% 92.96% 93.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 205 270 278
Median daily rate £375 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £150 £163 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £750 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 31 41 23
Median hourly rate £39.75 £35.00 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+13.57% +40.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £10.50 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.00 £42.02 £82.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £15.85
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +7.25%

Senior Java Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Lancashire

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

Senior Java Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Lancashire

Senior Java Developer
Daily Rate Trend in Lancashire

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

Senior Java Developer Daily Rate Trend in Lancashire

Senior Java Developer Skill Set
Top 9 Related IT Skills in Lancashire

For the 6 months to 7 December 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 Lancashire region featuring Senior Java Developer in the job title.

1 2 (100.00%) Java
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) TDD
1 2 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 2 (100.00%) RESTful
1 2 (100.00%) BDD
1 2 (100.00%) NoSQL
1 2 (100.00%) Microservices

Senior Java Developer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Lancashire 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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 2 (100.00%) Git (software)
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) RESTful
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) BDD
1 2 (100.00%) Microservices
1 2 (100.00%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) Java
1 2 (100.00%) SQL