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 24 August 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
24 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Senior Java Developer
Rank 237 269 274
Rank change year-on-year
+32 +5
Contract jobs requiring a Senior Java Developer 223 186 148
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.97% 0.78% 0.62%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.02% 0.83% 0.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 201 158 117
Median daily rate £530 £550 £538
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.63% +2.32%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £400 £385
10% offered a daily rate of more than £649 £650 £650
UK excluding London median daily rate £475 £450 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.55% +20.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.53 - -
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
21925 22482 22648
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 94.93% 94.67% 95.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 15635 15732 15384
Median daily rate £463 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.77% +5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £600 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 253 345 439
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 £12.50 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £43.00 £42.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +3.03%

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 24 August 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 24 August 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 +30 60 £575 -3.15% 24
Croydon - 5 £450 -
Docklands, London +9 1 £500 +19.04%
Westminster - 1 £413 -
Senior Java Developer
England

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

For the 6 months to 24 August 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.

1 522 (100.00%) Java
2 362 (69.35%) Agile Software Development
3 250 (47.89%) TDD
4 236 (45.21%) Spring
5 193 (36.97%) Finance
6 192 (36.78%) Scrum
7 136 (26.05%) JavaScript
8 135 (25.86%) Banking
9 127 (24.33%) BDD
10 126 (24.14%) HTML
11 120 (22.99%) AngularJS
12 119 (22.80%) Pair Programming
13 117 (22.41%) REST
14 114 (21.84%) Maven
15 108 (20.69%) Web Services
16 102 (19.54%) Oracle
17 98 (18.77%) Scala
18 94 (18.01%) CSS
19 93 (17.82%) HTML5
20 90 (17.24%) SQL
21 89 (17.05%) JUnit
22 83 (15.90%) Continuous Integration
23 79 (15.13%) Hibernate
24 76 (14.56%) Git (software)
25 73 (13.98%) RESTful
26 72 (13.79%) OO
27 70 (13.41%) NoSQL
28 68 (13.03%) Kanban
29 67 (12.84%) MySQL
30 65 (12.45%) E-Commerce

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 52 (9.96%) Tomcat
2 21 (4.02%) WebSphere
3 19 (3.64%) Jetty
4 18 (3.45%) Apache Spark
5 14 (2.68%) Oracle Coherence
6 13 (2.49%) Apache
7 11 (2.11%) JBoss
7 11 (2.11%) nginx
8 10 (1.92%) Apache TomEE
8 10 (1.92%) Elasticsearch
9 8 (1.53%) Confluence
9 8 (1.53%) GlassFish
10 7 (1.34%) Mule
10 7 (1.34%) Mule ESB
10 7 (1.34%) WebSphere Application Server
11 6 (1.15%) WebLogic
12 3 (0.57%) Apache Solr
12 3 (0.57%) Cloud Foundry
12 3 (0.57%) CMS
13 1 (0.19%) Adobe Experience Manager
Business Applications
1 7 (1.34%) Payment Gateway
2 4 (0.77%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 2 (0.38%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
4 1 (0.19%) BigMachines
4 1 (0.19%) Eloqua
4 1 (0.19%) Oracle General Ledger
4 1 (0.19%) RMDS
Cloud Services
1 63 (12.07%) Amazon AWS
2 15 (2.87%) GitHub
3 13 (2.49%) AWS CloudFormation
4 10 (1.92%) Google Analytics
5 9 (1.72%) Amazon EC2
6 6 (1.15%) Amazon S3
6 6 (1.15%) Cloud Computing
7 5 (0.96%) Amazon SQS
7 5 (0.96%) AWS Lambda
8 3 (0.57%) Boomi
8 3 (0.57%) Microsoft Azure
9 1 (0.19%) Google App Engine
9 1 (0.19%) Google Cloud Platform
9 1 (0.19%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (2.11%) HTTP
2 3 (0.57%) HTTPS
2 3 (0.57%) Internet
3 2 (0.38%) AMQP
3 2 (0.38%) SNMP
3 2 (0.38%) tcpdump
4 1 (0.19%) Broadband
4 1 (0.19%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 70 (13.41%) NoSQL
2 67 (12.84%) MySQL
3 52 (9.96%) MongoDB
4 49 (9.39%) Hadoop
5 35 (6.70%) Big Data
6 30 (5.75%) Apache Cassandra
7 29 (5.56%) PostgreSQL
8 27 (5.17%) Relational Database
9 19 (3.64%) Oracle Database
10 16 (3.07%) Neo4j
10 16 (3.07%) SQL Server
11 15 (2.87%) Apache Hive
12 14 (2.68%) Hazelcast
13 11 (2.11%) Impala
14 7 (1.34%) HBase
14 7 (1.34%) Oracle Database 10g
15 6 (1.15%) Redis
16 5 (0.96%) Amazon DynamoDB
16 5 (0.96%) SimpleDB
17 4 (0.77%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 114 (21.84%) Maven
2 89 (17.05%) JUnit
3 76 (14.56%) Git (software)
4 51 (9.77%) Jenkins
5 50 (9.58%) Eclipse
6 42 (8.05%) IntelliJ
7 41 (7.85%) Mockito
8 34 (6.51%) JIRA
9 32 (6.13%) Cucumber
9 32 (6.13%) Subversion
10 20 (3.83%) Ant
11 19 (3.64%) Selenium
11 19 (3.64%) TeamCity
12 15 (2.87%) Gradle
13 9 (1.72%) Atlassian Bamboo
14 8 (1.53%) JProfiler
14 8 (1.53%) TestNG
15 7 (1.34%) JBehave
15 7 (1.34%) Spock
16 6 (1.15%) Hudson
General
1 193 (36.97%) Finance
2 135 (25.86%) Banking
3 41 (7.85%) Investment Banking
4 37 (7.09%) Front Office
5 19 (3.64%) Retail
6 16 (3.07%) Marketing
7 8 (1.53%) Telecoms
8 7 (1.34%) Advertising
9 5 (0.96%) Financial Institution
10 4 (0.77%) Electronics
10 4 (0.77%) Manufacturing
11 3 (0.57%) Back Office
12 2 (0.38%) Games
12 2 (0.38%) Retail Banking
13 1 (0.19%) General Ledger
13 1 (0.19%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 236 (45.21%) Spring
2 126 (24.14%) HTML
3 120 (22.99%) AngularJS
4 117 (22.41%) REST
5 108 (20.69%) Web Services
6 94 (18.01%) CSS
7 93 (17.82%) HTML5
8 79 (15.13%) Hibernate
9 73 (13.98%) RESTful
10 61 (11.69%) Node.js
10 61 (11.69%) SOAP
11 57 (10.92%) CSS3
12 54 (10.34%) J2EE
13 53 (10.15%) XML
14 49 (9.39%) jQuery
15 43 (8.24%) JSON
16 39 (7.47%) Java EE
17 36 (6.90%) Struts
18 35 (6.70%) RabbitMQ
19 31 (5.94%) Struts2
Miscellaneous
1 54 (10.34%) Analytical Skills
2 52 (9.96%) Derivative
3 31 (5.94%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 17 (3.26%) Mathematics
5 14 (2.68%) Fixed Income
6 13 (2.49%) Computer Science
7 12 (2.30%) User Experience
8 10 (1.92%) Credit Derivative
8 10 (1.92%) Equities
8 10 (1.92%) Social Media
9 7 (1.34%) Algorithms
9 7 (1.34%) iPad
9 7 (1.34%) Market Risk
9 7 (1.34%) Virtual Team
10 6 (1.15%) Fintech
11 5 (0.96%) Data Structures
11 5 (0.96%) N-Tier
12 4 (0.77%) Economics
12 4 (0.77%) Enterprise Software
12 4 (0.77%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 55 (10.54%) Linux
2 40 (7.66%) Unix
3 8 (1.53%) Windows
4 5 (0.96%) Android
4 5 (0.96%) Ubuntu
5 3 (0.57%) Solaris
6 2 (0.38%) Apple iOS
6 2 (0.38%) CentOS
6 2 (0.38%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (0.19%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 362 (69.35%) Agile Software Development
2 250 (47.89%) TDD
3 192 (36.78%) Scrum
4 127 (24.33%) BDD
5 119 (22.80%) Pair Programming
6 83 (15.90%) Continuous Integration
7 72 (13.79%) OO
8 68 (13.03%) Kanban
9 65 (12.45%) E-Commerce
10 62 (11.88%) Multithreading
11 57 (10.92%) Mentoring
12 54 (10.34%) Open Source
13 48 (9.20%) Microservices
14 45 (8.62%) Low Latency
15 44 (8.43%) OOP
16 35 (6.70%) MVC
17 32 (6.13%) Software Engineering
18 29 (5.56%) Concurrent Programming
19 28 (5.36%) Continuous Delivery
19 28 (5.36%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 522 (100.00%) Java
2 136 (26.05%) JavaScript
3 98 (18.77%) Scala
4 90 (17.24%) SQL
5 42 (8.05%) Python
6 29 (5.56%) Groovy
7 27 (5.17%) Clojure
8 24 (4.60%) PL/SQL
9 20 (3.83%) C#
10 19 (3.64%) Ruby
11 17 (3.26%) Jython
12 16 (3.07%) Haskell
13 8 (1.53%) C++
13 8 (1.53%) Shell Script
13 8 (1.53%) XPath
14 6 (1.15%) TypeScript
15 5 (0.96%) Korn
15 5 (0.96%) R
16 4 (0.77%) Bash Shell
16 4 (0.77%) PHP
Qualifications
1 28 (5.36%) Degree
2 11 (2.11%) Security Cleared
3 3 (0.57%) BPSS Clearance
3 3 (0.57%) SC Cleared
4 2 (0.38%) PhD
5 1 (0.19%) BC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (2.30%) QA
2 4 (0.77%) FATCA
3 1 (0.19%) Data Quality
3 1 (0.19%) MiFID
System Software
1 17 (3.26%) Docker
2 2 (0.38%) Apache Flume
2 2 (0.38%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (0.38%) VMware Workstation
2 2 (0.38%) vSphere
3 1 (0.19%) Apache ZooKeeper
3 1 (0.19%) HDFS
3 1 (0.19%) iptables
3 1 (0.19%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 25 (4.79%) Puppet
2 2 (0.38%) Ansible
2 2 (0.38%) Control-M
3 1 (0.19%) Graphite
3 1 (0.19%) Nagios
3 1 (0.19%) Oozie
3 1 (0.19%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 102 (19.54%) Oracle
2 15 (2.87%) MuleSoft
3 12 (2.30%) Google
4 10 (1.92%) CyberSource
4 10 (1.92%) Murex
5 9 (1.72%) Bloomberg
5 9 (1.72%) Calypso
5 9 (1.72%) ION Trading
6 6 (1.15%) Solace
6 6 (1.15%) VMware
7 5 (0.96%) Sybase
7 5 (0.96%) TIBCO
8 4 (0.77%) Facebook
8 4 (0.77%) SAP
8 4 (0.77%) Siebel
9 3 (0.57%) Charles River
9 3 (0.57%) Dell
9 3 (0.57%) NetSuite
10 2 (0.38%) Reuters
10 2 (0.38%) Salesforce.com
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