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 23 January 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
23 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Lead Java Developer
England / London
Rank 379 377 390
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +13
Contract jobs requiring a Lead Java Developer 21 35 25
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.11% 0.17% 0.12%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.11% 0.18% 0.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 24 22
Median daily rate £600 £538 £544
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.62% -1.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £383 £397
10% offered a daily rate of more than £653 £650 £685
UK excluding London median daily rate £525 £425 £450
% change year-on-year
+23.52% -5.55%
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
18510 19632 19967
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 94.97% 95.09% 94.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 13242 13846 14179
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 £288 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £630 £625 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 240 311 345
Median hourly rate £21.75 £17.75 £17.60
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+22.56% +0.82%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £10.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £47.83 £38.10
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
- +9.37%

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 23 January 2017.

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 23 January 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 3 £595 +3.39% 1
Lead Java Developer
England

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

For the 6 months to 23 January 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 60 (100.00%) Java
2 35 (58.33%) Agile Software Development
3 34 (56.67%) Spring
4 26 (43.33%) Hibernate
4 26 (43.33%) SQL
5 25 (41.67%) JavaScript
6 23 (38.33%) HTML
7 19 (31.67%) REST
8 18 (30.00%) Banking
9 17 (28.33%) Software Engineering
9 17 (28.33%) CSS
9 17 (28.33%) XML
9 17 (28.33%) SDLC
10 15 (25.00%) Workflow
11 14 (23.33%) Finance
11 14 (23.33%) Investment Banking
11 14 (23.33%) Open Source
12 13 (21.67%) Migration
13 12 (20.00%) J2SE
13 12 (20.00%) Economics
13 12 (20.00%) Pair Programming
13 12 (20.00%) Data Migration
13 12 (20.00%) Data Transformation
13 12 (20.00%) Technical Analysis
14 11 (18.33%) SOAP
15 10 (16.67%) Maven
15 10 (16.67%) Analytics
16 9 (15.00%) TDD
16 9 (15.00%) Java EE
16 9 (15.00%) Tomcat

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 9 (15.00%) Tomcat
2 7 (11.67%) Adobe Experience Manager
2 7 (11.67%) JBoss
3 3 (5.00%) Elasticsearch
4 2 (3.33%) Alfresco
4 2 (3.33%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 2 (3.33%) WebSphere
5 1 (1.67%) Apache
5 1 (1.67%) Apache Pig
5 1 (1.67%) Apache Spark
5 1 (1.67%) Oracle Service Bus
5 1 (1.67%) WebLogic
Business Applications
1 1 (1.67%) ION MarketView
1 1 (1.67%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 3 (5.00%) Google App Engine
1 3 (5.00%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 3 (5.00%) HTTP
1 3 (5.00%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (6.67%) MongoDB
1 4 (6.67%) NoSQL
2 3 (5.00%) MarkLogic
3 2 (3.33%) CouchDB
3 2 (3.33%) Relational Database
3 2 (3.33%) SQL Server
3 2 (3.33%) Triplestore
4 1 (1.67%) Apache Cassandra
4 1 (1.67%) Apache Hive
4 1 (1.67%) Big Data
4 1 (1.67%) Hadoop
4 1 (1.67%) HBase
4 1 (1.67%) KDB
4 1 (1.67%) Neo4j
4 1 (1.67%) Sqoop
Development Applications
1 10 (16.67%) Maven
2 5 (8.33%) Git (software)
2 5 (8.33%) JUnit
3 3 (5.00%) Eclipse
3 3 (5.00%) Gradle
3 3 (5.00%) IntelliJ
3 3 (5.00%) Mockito
4 2 (3.33%) Cucumber
4 2 (3.33%) Jenkins
4 2 (3.33%) Subversion
5 1 (1.67%) Grunt
5 1 (1.67%) gulp
5 1 (1.67%) Hudson
5 1 (1.67%) JBehave
5 1 (1.67%) jMock
5 1 (1.67%) Mocha
5 1 (1.67%) Selenium
5 1 (1.67%) TeamCity
General
1 18 (30.00%) Banking
2 14 (23.33%) Finance
2 14 (23.33%) Investment Banking
3 5 (8.33%) Retail
4 3 (5.00%) Automotive
4 3 (5.00%) Marketing
5 2 (3.33%) Advertising
5 2 (3.33%) Front Office
5 2 (3.33%) Publishing
6 1 (1.67%) Electronics
6 1 (1.67%) Manufacturing
6 1 (1.67%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (56.67%) Spring
2 26 (43.33%) Hibernate
3 23 (38.33%) HTML
4 19 (31.67%) REST
5 17 (28.33%) CSS
5 17 (28.33%) XML
6 12 (20.00%) J2SE
7 11 (18.33%) SOAP
8 9 (15.00%) Java EE
9 8 (13.33%) HTML5
9 8 (13.33%) JSP
9 8 (13.33%) Servlets
9 8 (13.33%) Spring MVC
10 7 (11.67%) AngularJS
10 7 (11.67%) Apache Felix
10 7 (11.67%) Apache Sling
10 7 (11.67%) JSTL
10 7 (11.67%) OSGi
10 7 (11.67%) RESTful
10 7 (11.67%) XML-RPC
Miscellaneous
1 12 (20.00%) Economics
2 6 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (10.00%) Computer Science
3 5 (8.33%) Fixed Income
4 3 (5.00%) Enterprise Software
5 2 (3.33%) Algorithms
5 2 (3.33%) Equities
5 2 (3.33%) Fintech
5 2 (3.33%) Mobile App
6 1 (1.67%) BBC
6 1 (1.67%) Cryptography
6 1 (1.67%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 1 (1.67%) Linked Data
Operating Systems
1 5 (8.33%) Linux
2 3 (5.00%) Unix
3 2 (3.33%) Android
3 2 (3.33%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (58.33%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (28.33%) SDLC
2 17 (28.33%) Software Engineering
3 15 (25.00%) Workflow
4 14 (23.33%) Open Source
5 13 (21.67%) Migration
6 12 (20.00%) Data Migration
6 12 (20.00%) Data Transformation
6 12 (20.00%) Pair Programming
6 12 (20.00%) Technical Analysis
7 10 (16.67%) Analytics
8 9 (15.00%) MVC
8 9 (15.00%) TDD
9 8 (13.33%) Scrum
10 7 (11.67%) Customer Engagement
10 7 (11.67%) OO
10 7 (11.67%) User Stories
11 6 (10.00%) BDD
11 6 (10.00%) Continuous Integration
11 6 (10.00%) Front End Development
Programming Languages
1 60 (100.00%) Java
2 26 (43.33%) SQL
3 25 (41.67%) JavaScript
4 4 (6.67%) Groovy
5 3 (5.00%) PL/SQL
5 3 (5.00%) XPath
5 3 (5.00%) XQuery
6 2 (3.33%) Scala
6 2 (3.33%) SPARQL
7 1 (1.67%) C#
7 1 (1.67%) C++
7 1 (1.67%) Clojure
7 1 (1.67%) COBOL
7 1 (1.67%) ECMAScript
7 1 (1.67%) ES6
7 1 (1.67%) Python
7 1 (1.67%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 6 (10.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.67%) PA-DSS
1 1 (1.67%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 2 (3.33%) Docker
2 1 (1.67%) Apache Flume
2 1 (1.67%) Virtual Machines
2 1 (1.67%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (3.33%) Kibana
2 1 (1.67%) Oozie
Vendors
1 8 (13.33%) Oracle
2 7 (11.67%) Adobe
3 3 (5.00%) Google
3 3 (5.00%) MuleSoft
4 2 (3.33%) ION Trading
5 1 (1.67%) Actimize
5 1 (1.67%) hybris
5 1 (1.67%) IBM
5 1 (1.67%) SAP
5 1 (1.67%) VMware