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 31 May 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
31 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Lead Java Developer
Rank 368 401 411
Rank change year-on-year
+33 +10
Contract jobs requiring a Lead Java Developer 53 28 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.24% 0.13% 0.052%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.26% 0.13% 0.055%
Number of daily rates quoted 47 25 11
Median daily rate £550 £550 £575
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -4.34%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £440 £430 £393
10% offered a daily rate of more than £675 £600 £675
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £425 £350
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +21.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
Lead Java Developer
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 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
20569 21078 21803
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 94.98% 94.55% 94.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 14996 14579 15350
Median daily rate £463 £448 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.35% +5.29%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £275 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £613 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 212 396 399
Median hourly rate £18.75 £19.72 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-4.89% +12.65%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £12.50 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.57 £55.00 £35.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £16.16 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+8.29% -2.06%

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 31 May 2016.

Lead Java Developer Daily Rate Histogram in London

Lead Java Developer
Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

Lead Java Developer Hourly Rate Trend 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 31 May 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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 +45 8 £625 +15.74% 1
Croydon - 2 £450 -
Canary Wharf - 2 £650 -
Lead Java Developer
England

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

For the 6 months to 31 May 2016, 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 89 (100.00%) Java
2 66 (74.16%) Agile Software Development
3 59 (66.29%) Spring
4 38 (42.70%) TDD
4 38 (42.70%) Scrum
5 32 (35.96%) Finance
6 30 (33.71%) SQL
7 28 (31.46%) REST
8 27 (30.34%) J2EE
8 27 (30.34%) Hibernate
9 25 (28.09%) JUnit
10 23 (25.84%) Oracle
11 21 (23.60%) Maven
12 19 (21.35%) Web Services
13 18 (20.22%) BDD
13 18 (20.22%) HTML
13 18 (20.22%) JavaScript
14 17 (19.10%) Banking
14 17 (19.10%) Microservices
15 16 (17.98%) Relational Database
15 16 (17.98%) Pair Programming
16 15 (16.85%) CSS
16 15 (16.85%) Tomcat
17 14 (15.73%) MVC
17 14 (15.73%) Spring MVC
18 13 (14.61%) jQuery
18 13 (14.61%) Apache
18 13 (14.61%) Unix
18 13 (14.61%) Linux
19 12 (13.48%) XSLT

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 15 (16.85%) Tomcat
2 13 (14.61%) Apache
3 10 (11.24%) WebSphere
3 10 (11.24%) WebSphere Application Server
4 8 (8.99%) Oracle Coherence
5 4 (4.49%) Apache Solr
5 4 (4.49%) Elasticsearch
5 4 (4.49%) JBoss
6 3 (3.37%) Apache Spark
6 3 (3.37%) GlassFish
7 2 (2.25%) GemFire
7 2 (2.25%) Node.js
8 1 (1.12%) Alfresco
8 1 (1.12%) CMS
8 1 (1.12%) Confluence
8 1 (1.12%) Jetty
8 1 (1.12%) Mule
8 1 (1.12%) WebLogic
8 1 (1.12%) WildFly
Business Applications
1 5 (5.62%) Summit
2 3 (3.37%) ION MarketView
Cloud Services
1 4 (4.49%) GitHub
2 3 (3.37%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (3.37%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (1.12%) Google Play
Communications & Networking
1 4 (4.49%) HTTP
1 4 (4.49%) SNMP
2 2 (2.25%) HTTPS
3 1 (1.12%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (17.98%) Relational Database
2 11 (12.36%) MySQL
2 11 (12.36%) Oracle Database
3 10 (11.24%) NoSQL
3 10 (11.24%) PostgreSQL
4 8 (8.99%) Oracle Database 10g
5 6 (6.74%) DB2
6 5 (5.62%) MongoDB
6 5 (5.62%) Neo4j
6 5 (5.62%) RDBMS
7 3 (3.37%) Apache Hive
7 3 (3.37%) Big Data
7 3 (3.37%) Hadoop
7 3 (3.37%) HBase
8 2 (2.25%) Apache Cassandra
8 2 (2.25%) CouchDB
8 2 (2.25%) MarkLogic
8 2 (2.25%) SQL Server
8 2 (2.25%) Triplestore
9 1 (1.12%) Redis
Development Applications
1 25 (28.09%) JUnit
2 21 (23.60%) Maven
3 11 (12.36%) Git (software)
3 11 (12.36%) Mockito
4 7 (7.87%) Gradle
4 7 (7.87%) Jenkins
4 7 (7.87%) JIRA
4 7 (7.87%) Selenium
4 7 (7.87%) Subversion
5 5 (5.62%) Cucumber
5 5 (5.62%) Eclipse
5 5 (5.62%) SoapUI
6 4 (4.49%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 3 (3.37%) Ant
7 3 (3.37%) TestNG
8 2 (2.25%) CruiseControl
8 2 (2.25%) EasyMock
8 2 (2.25%) JMeter
9 1 (1.12%) Hudson
9 1 (1.12%) TeamCity
General
1 32 (35.96%) Finance
2 17 (19.10%) Banking
3 12 (13.48%) Investment Banking
4 6 (6.74%) Front Office
4 6 (6.74%) Retail
5 2 (2.25%) Telecoms
6 1 (1.12%) Back Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 59 (66.29%) Spring
2 28 (31.46%) REST
3 27 (30.34%) Hibernate
3 27 (30.34%) J2EE
4 19 (21.35%) Web Services
5 18 (20.22%) HTML
6 15 (16.85%) CSS
7 14 (15.73%) Spring MVC
8 13 (14.61%) jQuery
9 12 (13.48%) XML
9 12 (13.48%) XSLT
10 11 (12.36%) RESTful
11 9 (10.11%) Spring Boot
12 8 (8.99%) AngularJS
12 8 (8.99%) JMS
13 7 (7.87%) JSON
14 6 (6.74%) Ajax
14 6 (6.74%) JSP
14 6 (6.74%) XSD
15 5 (5.62%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 5 (5.62%) Fixed Income
2 3 (3.37%) Credit Derivative
2 3 (3.37%) Derivative
2 3 (3.37%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 3 (3.37%) Mathematics
2 3 (3.37%) User Experience
3 2 (2.25%) Mobile App
4 1 (1.12%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.12%) Equities
4 1 (1.12%) Linked Data
4 1 (1.12%) Semantic Web
Operating Systems
1 13 (14.61%) Linux
1 13 (14.61%) Unix
2 2 (2.25%) Android
3 1 (1.12%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 66 (74.16%) Agile Software Development
2 38 (42.70%) Scrum
2 38 (42.70%) TDD
3 18 (20.22%) BDD
4 17 (19.10%) Microservices
5 16 (17.98%) Pair Programming
6 14 (15.73%) MVC
7 12 (13.48%) E-Commerce
7 12 (13.48%) Multithreading
7 12 (13.48%) OO
8 11 (12.36%) Continuous Integration
9 8 (8.99%) Mentoring
10 7 (7.87%) SOA
10 7 (7.87%) UML
10 7 (7.87%) Web Development
11 6 (6.74%) Data Modelling
11 6 (6.74%) Kanban
11 6 (6.74%) Low Latency
11 6 (6.74%) SDLC
12 5 (5.62%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 89 (100.00%) Java
2 30 (33.71%) SQL
3 18 (20.22%) JavaScript
4 9 (10.11%) PL/SQL
5 8 (8.99%) Scala
6 5 (5.62%) C#
6 5 (5.62%) Perl
6 5 (5.62%) Python
7 2 (2.25%) C++
7 2 (2.25%) SPARQL
7 2 (2.25%) XPath
7 2 (2.25%) XQuery
8 1 (1.12%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 11 (12.36%) Degree
2 6 (6.74%) Security Cleared
3 2 (2.25%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.25%) MiFID
2 1 (1.12%) QA
System Software
1 6 (6.74%) Docker
2 3 (3.37%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 4 (4.49%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 23 (25.84%) Oracle
2 6 (6.74%) Calypso
3 5 (5.62%) Fidessa
3 5 (5.62%) Murex
4 4 (4.49%) Canoo
4 4 (4.49%) Pegasus
5 3 (3.37%) ION Trading
6 2 (2.25%) hybris
6 2 (2.25%) Sybase
6 2 (2.25%) TIBCO
7 1 (1.12%) Bloomberg
7 1 (1.12%) Google
7 1 (1.12%) Sencha
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