The first table below looks at the demand for the Lead Java Developer role in IT contracts advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Lead Java Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 23 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the London region.

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.

Location
3 months to
23 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Lead Java Developer
Rank 402 371 411
Rank change year-on-year
-31 +40
Contract jobs requiring a Lead Java Developer 7 20 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.029% 0.091% 0.050%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.031% 0.098% 0.054%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 19 10
Average daily rate £625 £625 £638
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -1.96%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £540 £400 £423
10% offered a daily rate of more than £690 £750 £900
UK excluding London average daily rate £490 £400 £388
% change year-on-year
+22.50% +3.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £50.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year
- +25.00%
Job Titles Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
22319 20402 25856
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 92.54% 92.80% 92.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 15512 13818 16636
Average daily rate £425 £445 £445
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.49% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 394 411 581
Average hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £19.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.89% -2.56%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.15 £12.50 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £38.86 £45.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
- -7.89%
Lead Java Developer
England

Lead Java Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Lead Java Developer in the job title across the London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

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 23 April 2014.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Lead Java Developer within the London region over the 3 months to 23 April 2014. 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 each for more statistics)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Find
Job
Vacancies
City of London -17 1 £625 -
Bromley - - - -
Lead Java Developer
England

Lead Java Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 23 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the London region that cited Lead Java Developer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled with Lead Java Developer in their job title.

1 17 (100.00%) Java
2 9 (52.94%) Spring
3 7 (41.18%) Banking
3 7 (41.18%) Finance
3 7 (41.18%) Multithreading
4 6 (35.29%) Fixed Income
5 5 (29.41%) JMS
5 5 (29.41%) HTML
5 5 (29.41%) BDD
6 4 (23.53%) HTML5
6 4 (23.53%) REST
6 4 (23.53%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 4 (23.53%) Hibernate
6 4 (23.53%) Scrum
6 4 (23.53%) Equities
6 4 (23.53%) Software Engineering
6 4 (23.53%) Derivative
7 3 (17.65%) Java EE
7 3 (17.65%) TDD
7 3 (17.65%) E-Commerce
7 3 (17.65%) SQL
7 3 (17.65%) Automated Testing
7 3 (17.65%) Continuous Integration
8 2 (11.76%) Analytics
8 2 (11.76%) Unit Testing
8 2 (11.76%) JBehave
8 2 (11.76%) QA
8 2 (11.76%) Selenium
8 2 (11.76%) Mockito
8 2 (11.76%) NoSQL

Lead Java Developer
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 23 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the London region that cited Lead Java Developer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled with Lead Java Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (5.88%) WebSphere
1 1 (5.88%) IIS
1 1 (5.88%) GemFire
1 1 (5.88%) Apache Solr
1 1 (5.88%) Elasticsearch
1 1 (5.88%) Apache ServiceMix
Applications
1 1 (5.88%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (11.76%) RMDS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (11.76%) Internet
2 1 (5.88%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (11.76%) NoSQL
2 1 (5.88%) SQL Server
2 1 (5.88%) DB2
2 1 (5.88%) MySQL
2 1 (5.88%) MongoDB
2 1 (5.88%) Apache Cassandra
2 1 (5.88%) HBase
2 1 (5.88%) Big Data
2 1 (5.88%) Hadoop
2 1 (5.88%) Hazelcast
2 1 (5.88%) Oracle Database
2 1 (5.88%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (11.76%) JBehave
1 2 (11.76%) Selenium
1 2 (11.76%) Mockito
1 2 (11.76%) Eclipse
2 1 (5.88%) JUnit
2 1 (5.88%) Eclipse RCP
2 1 (5.88%) Jenkins
General
1 7 (41.18%) Banking
1 7 (41.18%) Finance
2 1 (5.88%) Investment Banking
2 1 (5.88%) Marketing
2 1 (5.88%) Retail
2 1 (5.88%) Manufacturing
2 1 (5.88%) Publishing
2 1 (5.88%) Financial Institution
2 1 (5.88%) Front Office
2 1 (5.88%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (52.94%) Spring
2 5 (29.41%) JMS
2 5 (29.41%) HTML
3 4 (23.53%) HTML5
3 4 (23.53%) REST
3 4 (23.53%) Hibernate
4 3 (17.65%) Java EE
5 1 (5.88%) FIX Protocol
5 1 (5.88%) Java RMI
5 1 (5.88%) WSDL
5 1 (5.88%) Middleware
5 1 (5.88%) JMX
5 1 (5.88%) EJB
5 1 (5.88%) CSS
5 1 (5.88%) JSP
5 1 (5.88%) SOAP
5 1 (5.88%) Web Services
5 1 (5.88%) XML
5 1 (5.88%) .NET
5 1 (5.88%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 6 (35.29%) Fixed Income
2 4 (23.53%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 4 (23.53%) Equities
2 4 (23.53%) Derivative
3 1 (5.88%) Clustering
3 1 (5.88%) Replication
3 1 (5.88%) Credit Risk
3 1 (5.88%) Semantic Web
3 1 (5.88%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 2 (11.76%) Linux
2 1 (5.88%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (41.18%) Multithreading
2 5 (29.41%) BDD
3 4 (23.53%) Scrum
3 4 (23.53%) Software Engineering
4 3 (17.65%) TDD
4 3 (17.65%) E-Commerce
4 3 (17.65%) Automated Testing
4 3 (17.65%) Continuous Integration
5 2 (11.76%) Analytics
5 2 (11.76%) Unit Testing
5 2 (11.76%) OO
5 2 (11.76%) SOA
5 2 (11.76%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (5.88%) Asset Management
6 1 (5.88%) Data Management
6 1 (5.88%) Programme Management
6 1 (5.88%) Migration
6 1 (5.88%) Service Delivery
6 1 (5.88%) Workflow
6 1 (5.88%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 17 (100.00%) Java
2 3 (17.65%) SQL
3 2 (11.76%) JavaScript
4 1 (5.88%) C#
4 1 (5.88%) C++
4 1 (5.88%) Scala
Qualifications
1 2 (11.76%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (11.76%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (5.88%) Puppet
1 1 (5.88%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 2 (11.76%) 29West
1 2 (11.76%) Oracle
2 1 (5.88%) Microsoft
2 1 (5.88%) TIBCO
2 1 (5.88%) JBoss
2 1 (5.88%) SAP