The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the London region that had Lead Java Developer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 22 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
22 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Lead Java Developer
England / London
Rank 378 379 378
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -1
Contract jobs requiring a Lead Java Developer 18 40 34
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.093% 0.19% 0.16%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.098% 0.20% 0.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 27 30
Median daily rate £525 £575 £568
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.69% +1.32%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £425 £375
10% offered a daily rate of more than £675 £625 £688
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £380 £450
% change year-on-year
+11.84% -15.55%
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 London 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
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
18340 20393 20020
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 94.80% 95.07% 94.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 13137 14442 14116
Median daily rate £475 £450 £440
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% +2.27%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £293 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £638 £625 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 248 308 329
Median hourly rate £23.00 £17.00 £19.14
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+35.29% -11.15%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £11.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £45.00 £43.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £16.75
% change year-on-year
-2.77% +7.46%

Lead Java Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

Lead Java Developer Jobs Demand Trend in London

Lead Java Developer
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Lead Java Developer Daily Rate Trend in London

Lead Java Developer
Daily Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Lead Java Developer across the London region over the 3 months to 22 February 2017.

Lead Java Developer Daily Rate Histogram in London

Lead Java Developer
Contract Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Lead Java Developer within the London region over the 3 months to 22 February 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
City of London -5 2 £550 -4.34% 3
Lead Java Developer
England

Lead Java Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 22 February 2017, Lead 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 London region featuring Lead Java Developer in the job title.

1 52 (100.00%) Java
2 33 (63.46%) Agile Software Development
3 28 (53.85%) Spring
4 19 (36.54%) Hibernate
4 19 (36.54%) SQL
5 18 (34.62%) Banking
6 17 (32.69%) SDLC
6 17 (32.69%) Software Engineering
7 16 (30.77%) JavaScript
7 16 (30.77%) Workflow
8 15 (28.85%) Finance
9 14 (26.92%) Investment Banking
9 14 (26.92%) HTML
9 14 (26.92%) Open Source
10 12 (23.08%) Pair Programming
10 12 (23.08%) Economics
10 12 (23.08%) Data Migration
10 12 (23.08%) J2SE
10 12 (23.08%) Migration
10 12 (23.08%) Data Transformation
10 12 (23.08%) Technical Analysis
11 9 (17.31%) REST
11 9 (17.31%) XML
11 9 (17.31%) CSS
11 9 (17.31%) RESTful
11 9 (17.31%) TDD
12 7 (13.46%) Oracle
12 7 (13.46%) OO
12 7 (13.46%) HTML5
12 7 (13.46%) Git (software)

Lead Java Developer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in London 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 3 (5.77%) Elasticsearch
1 3 (5.77%) WebSphere
2 2 (3.85%) Apache
2 2 (3.85%) Tomcat
3 1 (1.92%) Apache Pig
3 1 (1.92%) Apache Spark
3 1 (1.92%) Oracle Service Bus
3 1 (1.92%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 1 (1.92%) WebSphere Application Server
Business Applications
1 1 (1.92%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 3 (5.77%) Google App Engine
1 3 (5.77%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.85%) HTTP
1 2 (3.85%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (5.77%) MongoDB
1 3 (5.77%) NoSQL
1 3 (5.77%) Relational Database
2 2 (3.85%) SQL Server
3 1 (1.92%) Apache Cassandra
3 1 (1.92%) Apache Hive
3 1 (1.92%) Big Data
3 1 (1.92%) CouchDB
3 1 (1.92%) Hadoop
3 1 (1.92%) HBase
3 1 (1.92%) KDB
3 1 (1.92%) MarkLogic
3 1 (1.92%) Neo4j
3 1 (1.92%) Sqoop
3 1 (1.92%) Triplestore
Development Applications
1 7 (13.46%) Git (software)
2 5 (9.62%) Maven
3 4 (7.69%) Jenkins
3 4 (7.69%) JUnit
4 2 (3.85%) Mockito
4 2 (3.85%) Subversion
5 1 (1.92%) Cucumber
5 1 (1.92%) Grunt
5 1 (1.92%) gulp
5 1 (1.92%) Hudson
5 1 (1.92%) JBehave
5 1 (1.92%) jMock
5 1 (1.92%) Sonatype Nexus
5 1 (1.92%) TeamCity
General
1 18 (34.62%) Banking
2 15 (28.85%) Finance
3 14 (26.92%) Investment Banking
4 3 (5.77%) Automotive
4 3 (5.77%) Marketing
5 2 (3.85%) Advertising
5 2 (3.85%) Front Office
5 2 (3.85%) Retail
6 1 (1.92%) Electronics
6 1 (1.92%) Financial Institution
6 1 (1.92%) Manufacturing
6 1 (1.92%) Publishing
6 1 (1.92%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (53.85%) Spring
2 19 (36.54%) Hibernate
3 14 (26.92%) HTML
4 12 (23.08%) J2SE
5 9 (17.31%) CSS
5 9 (17.31%) REST
5 9 (17.31%) RESTful
5 9 (17.31%) XML
6 7 (13.46%) HTML5
7 6 (11.54%) AngularJS
8 5 (9.62%) J2EE
9 4 (7.69%) CSS3
9 4 (7.69%) JMS
9 4 (7.69%) JSON
9 4 (7.69%) Middleware
9 4 (7.69%) SOAP
9 4 (7.69%) Web Services
10 3 (5.77%) React
11 2 (3.85%) OAuth
11 2 (3.85%) OAuth2
Miscellaneous
1 6 (11.54%) Fixed Income
2 3 (5.77%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (5.77%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (3.85%) Algorithms
3 2 (3.85%) Computer Science
3 2 (3.85%) Derivative
3 2 (3.85%) Equities
3 2 (3.85%) Fintech
3 2 (3.85%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 2 (3.85%) Mobile App
4 1 (1.92%) BBC
4 1 (1.92%) OTC Derivatives
Operating Systems
1 6 (11.54%) Linux
2 3 (5.77%) Android
2 3 (5.77%) Apple iOS
2 3 (5.77%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (63.46%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (32.69%) SDLC
2 17 (32.69%) Software Engineering
3 16 (30.77%) Workflow
4 14 (26.92%) Open Source
5 12 (23.08%) Data Migration
5 12 (23.08%) Data Transformation
5 12 (23.08%) Economics
5 12 (23.08%) Migration
5 12 (23.08%) Pair Programming
5 12 (23.08%) Technical Analysis
6 9 (17.31%) TDD
7 7 (13.46%) OO
8 6 (11.54%) BDD
8 6 (11.54%) Front End Development
8 6 (11.54%) Microservices
8 6 (11.54%) Multithreading
9 5 (9.62%) Continuous Integration
9 5 (9.62%) Electronic Trading
9 5 (9.62%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 52 (100.00%) Java
2 19 (36.54%) SQL
3 16 (30.77%) JavaScript
4 4 (7.69%) Groovy
5 3 (5.77%) PL/SQL
6 2 (3.85%) Scala
6 2 (3.85%) XPath
6 2 (3.85%) XQuery
7 1 (1.92%) Clojure
7 1 (1.92%) Python
7 1 (1.92%) Ruby
7 1 (1.92%) SPARQL
Qualifications
1 3 (5.77%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.92%) PA-DSS
1 1 (1.92%) PCI DSS
1 1 (1.92%) QA
System Software
1 1 (1.92%) Apache Flume
1 1 (1.92%) Virtual Machines
1 1 (1.92%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (3.85%) Kibana
2 1 (1.92%) Kubernetes
2 1 (1.92%) Oozie
2 1 (1.92%) TeamSite
Vendors
1 7 (13.46%) Oracle
2 3 (5.77%) Google
2 3 (5.77%) MuleSoft
3 1 (1.92%) hybris
3 1 (1.92%) IBM
3 1 (1.92%) ION Trading
3 1 (1.92%) Salesforce.com
3 1 (1.92%) SAP
3 1 (1.92%) VMware
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