The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the London region that had Senior Java Developer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 27 July 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
27 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Senior Java Developer
Rank 214 275 296
Rank change year-on-year
+61 +21
Contract jobs requiring a Senior Java Developer 238 165 139
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 1.07% 0.70% 0.60%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.13% 0.74% 0.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 213 148 111
Median daily rate £533 £545 £550
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.29% -0.90%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £438 £400 £410
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £650 £638
UK excluding London median daily rate £475 £425 £388
% change year-on-year
+11.76% +9.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £55.00 -
Senior 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
21054 22389 22119
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 95.06% 94.76% 95.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 15075 15722 15169
Median daily rate £450 £443 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.69% +4.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £270 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £613 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 231 370 414
Median hourly rate £17.50 £18.50 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.40% +5.71%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £12.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £51.00 £52.17 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.16 £16.10
% change year-on-year
+2.10% +0.37%

Senior Java Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

Senior Java Developer Jobs Demand Trend in London

Senior Java Developer
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Senior Java Developer Daily Rate Trend in London

Senior Java Developer
Daily Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Senior Java Developer across the London region over the 3 months to 27 July 2016.

Senior Java Developer Daily Rate Histogram in London

Senior Java Developer
Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

Senior Java Developer Hourly Rate Trend in London

Senior 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 Senior Java Developer within the London region over the 3 months to 27 July 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 +57 72 £550 -4.34% 21
Croydon - 9 £444 - 2
Bromley - 1 £438 -
Westminster - 1 £413 -
Senior Java Developer
England

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

For the 6 months to 27 July 2016, Senior 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 Senior Java Developer in the job title.

1 563 (100.00%) Java
2 379 (67.32%) Agile Software Development
3 274 (48.67%) TDD
4 251 (44.58%) Spring
5 209 (37.12%) Finance
6 200 (35.52%) Scrum
7 151 (26.82%) HTML
8 150 (26.64%) JavaScript
9 149 (26.47%) Banking
10 139 (24.69%) BDD
11 133 (23.62%) REST
12 128 (22.74%) Maven
13 125 (22.20%) Pair Programming
14 116 (20.60%) AngularJS
14 116 (20.60%) Oracle
15 113 (20.07%) Web Services
16 100 (17.76%) CSS
16 100 (17.76%) SQL
17 98 (17.41%) JUnit
18 97 (17.23%) Git (software)
19 95 (16.87%) HTML5
20 94 (16.70%) Hibernate
21 93 (16.52%) Scala
22 88 (15.63%) Continuous Integration
23 83 (14.74%) OO
24 79 (14.03%) Kanban
25 76 (13.50%) E-Commerce
26 74 (13.14%) Multithreading
27 73 (12.97%) MySQL
28 72 (12.79%) RESTful

Senior 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 70 (12.43%) Tomcat
2 21 (3.73%) Jetty
3 18 (3.20%) Apache
4 16 (2.84%) Apache TomEE
4 16 (2.84%) Oracle Coherence
5 14 (2.49%) Apache Spark
5 14 (2.49%) WebSphere
6 10 (1.78%) Confluence
6 10 (1.78%) JBoss
6 10 (1.78%) Mule
6 10 (1.78%) nginx
6 10 (1.78%) WebSphere Application Server
7 9 (1.60%) Elasticsearch
7 9 (1.60%) WebLogic
8 8 (1.42%) GlassFish
9 5 (0.89%) Mule ESB
10 3 (0.53%) Cloud Foundry
10 3 (0.53%) CMS
11 2 (0.36%) Alfresco
11 2 (0.36%) GemFire
Business Applications
1 13 (2.31%) Payment Gateway
2 6 (1.07%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 2 (0.36%) BigMachines
3 2 (0.36%) Eloqua
3 2 (0.36%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
3 2 (0.36%) Revive Adserver
4 1 (0.18%) ION MarketView
4 1 (0.18%) Oracle General Ledger
Cloud Services
1 67 (11.90%) Amazon AWS
2 18 (3.20%) GitHub
3 16 (2.84%) Google Analytics
4 15 (2.66%) AWS CloudFormation
5 9 (1.60%) Amazon EC2
6 8 (1.42%) Cloud Computing
7 7 (1.24%) Amazon S3
8 6 (1.07%) Amazon SQS
8 6 (1.07%) AWS Lambda
9 4 (0.71%) Microsoft Azure
10 3 (0.53%) Boomi
10 3 (0.53%) SaaS
11 2 (0.36%) Google App Engine
11 2 (0.36%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 23 (4.09%) HTTP
2 4 (0.71%) Internet
3 3 (0.53%) TCP/IP
4 2 (0.36%) AMQP
4 2 (0.36%) SNMP
4 2 (0.36%) tcpdump
5 1 (0.18%) Broadband
5 1 (0.18%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 73 (12.97%) MySQL
2 71 (12.61%) NoSQL
3 58 (10.30%) MongoDB
4 42 (7.46%) Hadoop
5 37 (6.57%) Relational Database
6 31 (5.51%) Apache Cassandra
7 29 (5.15%) Big Data
8 28 (4.97%) PostgreSQL
9 23 (4.09%) Neo4j
10 22 (3.91%) Oracle Database
11 19 (3.37%) SQL Server
12 17 (3.02%) Hazelcast
13 15 (2.66%) Apache Hive
14 12 (2.13%) Impala
15 10 (1.78%) Oracle Database 10g
16 7 (1.24%) OLAP
16 7 (1.24%) Redis
17 6 (1.07%) Amazon DynamoDB
17 6 (1.07%) CouchDB
17 6 (1.07%) HBase
Development Applications
1 128 (22.74%) Maven
2 98 (17.41%) JUnit
3 97 (17.23%) Git (software)
4 65 (11.55%) Jenkins
5 54 (9.59%) Mockito
6 48 (8.53%) Eclipse
7 46 (8.17%) Cucumber
8 43 (7.64%) Subversion
9 42 (7.46%) JIRA
10 41 (7.28%) IntelliJ
11 22 (3.91%) Selenium
12 20 (3.55%) Ant
12 20 (3.55%) Gradle
13 18 (3.20%) TeamCity
14 11 (1.95%) TestNG
15 10 (1.78%) EasyMock
16 8 (1.42%) JBehave
16 8 (1.42%) JProfiler
17 7 (1.24%) Atlassian Bamboo
17 7 (1.24%) ClearCase
General
1 209 (37.12%) Finance
2 149 (26.47%) Banking
3 48 (8.53%) Front Office
3 48 (8.53%) Investment Banking
4 19 (3.37%) Marketing
5 17 (3.02%) Retail
6 10 (1.78%) Telecoms
7 6 (1.07%) Electronics
7 6 (1.07%) Manufacturing
8 4 (0.71%) Back Office
8 4 (0.71%) Financial Institution
9 3 (0.53%) Games
10 2 (0.36%) Advertising
10 2 (0.36%) Retail Banking
11 1 (0.18%) General Ledger
11 1 (0.18%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 251 (44.58%) Spring
2 151 (26.82%) HTML
3 133 (23.62%) REST
4 116 (20.60%) AngularJS
5 113 (20.07%) Web Services
6 100 (17.76%) CSS
7 95 (16.87%) HTML5
8 94 (16.70%) Hibernate
9 72 (12.79%) RESTful
10 68 (12.08%) J2EE
11 60 (10.66%) Node.js
12 57 (10.12%) CSS3
13 56 (9.95%) XML
14 55 (9.77%) SOAP
15 53 (9.41%) jQuery
16 44 (7.82%) JSON
17 43 (7.64%) Java EE
18 41 (7.28%) RabbitMQ
19 38 (6.75%) Struts
20 36 (6.39%) JPA
Miscellaneous
1 69 (12.26%) Derivative
2 58 (10.30%) Analytical Skills
3 49 (8.70%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 24 (4.26%) Fixed Income
5 16 (2.84%) Mathematics
5 16 (2.84%) Social Media
6 13 (2.31%) Equities
6 13 (2.31%) iPad
7 11 (1.95%) Credit Derivative
8 10 (1.78%) Computer Science
8 10 (1.78%) Data Structures
9 7 (1.24%) Algorithms
10 6 (1.07%) Fintech
10 6 (1.07%) N-Tier
10 6 (1.07%) User Experience
11 5 (0.89%) Enterprise Software
11 5 (0.89%) Market Risk
12 4 (0.71%) Equity Derivative
12 4 (0.71%) Physics
12 4 (0.71%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 69 (12.26%) Linux
2 59 (10.48%) Unix
3 12 (2.13%) Mac OS X
4 7 (1.24%) Windows
5 5 (0.89%) Android
5 5 (0.89%) Ubuntu
6 4 (0.71%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 3 (0.53%) Apple iOS
7 3 (0.53%) Solaris
8 2 (0.36%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 379 (67.32%) Agile Software Development
2 274 (48.67%) TDD
3 200 (35.52%) Scrum
4 139 (24.69%) BDD
5 125 (22.20%) Pair Programming
6 88 (15.63%) Continuous Integration
7 83 (14.74%) OO
8 79 (14.03%) Kanban
9 76 (13.50%) E-Commerce
10 74 (13.14%) Multithreading
11 62 (11.01%) Mentoring
12 61 (10.83%) Open Source
13 57 (10.12%) Low Latency
14 50 (8.88%) Microservices
15 46 (8.17%) OOP
16 36 (6.39%) Concurrent Programming
17 31 (5.51%) Continuous Delivery
17 31 (5.51%) Responsive Web Design
18 30 (5.33%) Software Engineering
19 29 (5.15%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 563 (100.00%) Java
2 150 (26.64%) JavaScript
3 100 (17.76%) SQL
4 93 (16.52%) Scala
5 53 (9.41%) Python
6 34 (6.04%) Groovy
7 32 (5.68%) PL/SQL
8 25 (4.44%) C#
9 24 (4.26%) Clojure
10 23 (4.09%) Ruby
11 21 (3.73%) Jython
12 12 (2.13%) C++
13 10 (1.78%) Haskell
14 9 (1.60%) Bash Shell
14 9 (1.60%) Shell Script
15 7 (1.24%) PHP
16 5 (0.89%) R
17 4 (0.71%) XPath
18 3 (0.53%) Perl
19 2 (0.36%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 29 (5.15%) Degree
2 13 (2.31%) Security Cleared
3 4 (0.71%) BPSS Clearance
3 4 (0.71%) SC Cleared
4 2 (0.36%) PhD
5 1 (0.18%) BC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (3.20%) QA
2 1 (0.18%) Data Quality
2 1 (0.18%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (0.18%) FATCA
2 1 (0.18%) MiFID
System Software
1 17 (3.02%) Docker
2 2 (0.36%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (0.36%) vSphere
3 1 (0.18%) Apache Flume
3 1 (0.18%) iptables
3 1 (0.18%) Oracle RAC
3 1 (0.18%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 27 (4.80%) Puppet
2 2 (0.36%) Control-M
2 2 (0.36%) Graphite
2 2 (0.36%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (0.18%) Ansible
3 1 (0.18%) Oozie
Vendors
1 116 (20.60%) Oracle
2 21 (3.73%) Google
3 16 (2.84%) CyberSource
4 11 (1.95%) ION Trading
4 11 (1.95%) Murex
5 10 (1.78%) Bloomberg
5 10 (1.78%) Calypso
5 10 (1.78%) MuleSoft
6 9 (1.60%) Sybase
7 8 (1.42%) Siebel
8 7 (1.24%) VMware
9 6 (1.07%) SAP
10 5 (0.89%) TIBCO
11 4 (0.71%) Facebook
11 4 (0.71%) Salesforce.com
12 3 (0.53%) Cloudera
12 3 (0.53%) Dell
12 3 (0.53%) NetSuite
13 2 (0.36%) Cadence
13 2 (0.36%) DoubleClick
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