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 July 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 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Lead Java Developer
Rank 388 382 395
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +13
Contract jobs requiring a Lead Java Developer 14 22 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.060% 0.091% 0.057%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.065% 0.098% 0.061%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 16 11
Average daily rate
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£625 £600 £525
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.16% +14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £575 £340
10% offered a daily rate of more than £700 £650 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £355 £400
% change year-on-year
+5.63% -11.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Job Titles Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
21546 22422 24477
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 92.78% 92.46% 92.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 14798 15261 15876
Average daily rate £425 £450 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.55% +5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £275 £274
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 398 472 642
Average hourly rate £17.50 £20.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-12.50% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £13.00 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.90 £42.50 £43.95
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.48 £17.23 £18.50
% change year-on-year
-4.32% -6.89%
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 July 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 July 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
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statistics and historical trends)
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
Live
Job
Vacancies
City of London +29 5 £563 -10.00% 2
Bromley - - - -
Kingston Upon Thames - - - -
Lead Java Developer
England

Lead Java Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 23 July 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 21 (100.00%) Java
2 7 (33.33%) Multithreading
2 7 (33.33%) Low Latency
3 6 (28.57%) Spring
3 6 (28.57%) Finance
3 6 (28.57%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 5 (23.81%) E-Commerce
4 5 (23.81%) TDD
4 5 (23.81%) RMDS
5 4 (19.05%) Degree
5 4 (19.05%) Scrum
5 4 (19.05%) Fixed Income
5 4 (19.05%) HTML
5 4 (19.05%) Front Office
5 4 (19.05%) HTML5
5 4 (19.05%) 29West
6 3 (14.29%) CSS3
6 3 (14.29%) JavaScript
6 3 (14.29%) OO
6 3 (14.29%) CSS
6 3 (14.29%) Banking
6 3 (14.29%) Marketing
6 3 (14.29%) Continuous Integration
7 2 (9.52%) Digital Marketing
7 2 (9.52%) QA
7 2 (9.52%) Spring MVC
7 2 (9.52%) VWAP
7 2 (9.52%) Algorithmic Trading
7 2 (9.52%) Agile Software Development
7 2 (9.52%) JIRA

Lead Java Developer
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 23 July 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 2 (9.52%) Apache
1 2 (9.52%) Adobe CQ
1 2 (9.52%) Elasticsearch
1 2 (9.52%) Apache ServiceMix
2 1 (4.76%) CMS
2 1 (4.76%) Apache Solr
Business Applications
1 5 (23.81%) RMDS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (9.52%) TCP/IP
1 2 (9.52%) Multicast
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.76%) Hadoop
1 1 (4.76%) Apache Cassandra
1 1 (4.76%) NoSQL
1 1 (4.76%) HBase
1 1 (4.76%) Big Data
1 1 (4.76%) Hazelcast
1 1 (4.76%) Oracle Database
1 1 (4.76%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (9.52%) Eclipse
1 2 (9.52%) JIRA
2 1 (4.76%) Jenkins
General
1 6 (28.57%) Finance
2 4 (19.05%) Front Office
3 3 (14.29%) Banking
3 3 (14.29%) Marketing
4 1 (4.76%) Investment Banking
4 1 (4.76%) Back Office
4 1 (4.76%) Telecoms
4 1 (4.76%) Manufacturing
4 1 (4.76%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (28.57%) Spring
2 4 (19.05%) HTML5
2 4 (19.05%) HTML
3 3 (14.29%) CSS
3 3 (14.29%) CSS3
4 2 (9.52%) Nutch
4 2 (9.52%) Spring MVC
4 2 (9.52%) RESTful
4 2 (9.52%) SOAP
4 2 (9.52%) XML
4 2 (9.52%) XHTML
4 2 (9.52%) Apache Camel
5 1 (4.76%) JMS
5 1 (4.76%) Middleware
5 1 (4.76%) Hibernate
5 1 (4.76%) Web Services
5 1 (4.76%) J2EE
5 1 (4.76%) Java EE
5 1 (4.76%) REST
5 1 (4.76%) MapReduce
Miscellaneous
1 6 (28.57%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 4 (19.05%) Fixed Income
3 2 (9.52%) Mathematics
3 2 (9.52%) VWAP
3 2 (9.52%) Open Source
3 2 (9.52%) TWAP
4 1 (4.76%) Credit Risk
4 1 (4.76%) Semantic Web
4 1 (4.76%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 1 (4.76%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (33.33%) Multithreading
1 7 (33.33%) Low Latency
2 5 (23.81%) E-Commerce
2 5 (23.81%) TDD
3 4 (19.05%) Scrum
4 3 (14.29%) OO
4 3 (14.29%) Continuous Integration
5 2 (9.52%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (9.52%) Performance Tuning
5 2 (9.52%) Data Modelling
5 2 (9.52%) SOA
5 2 (9.52%) Algorithmic Trading
5 2 (9.52%) Digital Marketing
6 1 (4.76%) Programme Management
6 1 (4.76%) Content Management
6 1 (4.76%) Automated Testing
6 1 (4.76%) Software Engineering
6 1 (4.76%) Business Intelligence
6 1 (4.76%) MVC
6 1 (4.76%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 21 (100.00%) Java
2 3 (14.29%) JavaScript
3 1 (4.76%) SQL
3 1 (4.76%) C#
Qualifications
1 4 (19.05%) Degree
2 2 (9.52%) SC Cleared
2 2 (9.52%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (9.52%) QA
2 1 (4.76%) EMIR
2 1 (4.76%) Dodd-Frank
Systems Management
1 1 (4.76%) Puppet
1 1 (4.76%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 4 (19.05%) 29West
2 2 (9.52%) Oracle
3 1 (4.76%) SAP
3 1 (4.76%) Adobe
3 1 (4.76%) TIBCO