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 4 December 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
4 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Senior Java Developer
Rank 178 220 251
Rank change year-on-year
+42 +31
Contract jobs requiring a Senior Java Developer 295 226 181
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 1.38% 1.00% 0.75%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.46% 1.05% 0.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 256 195 156
Median daily rate £563 £550 £520
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.27% +5.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £438 £375
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £675 £650
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £475 £425
% change year-on-year
-5.26% +11.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
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
20247 21536 22754
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 94.77% 95.14% 94.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 14429 15250 16369
Median daily rate £475 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% +5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £299 £288 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £638 £625 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.76% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 284 348 448
Median hourly rate £17.00 £17.50 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.85% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £10.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £42.50 £37.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £15.71
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +8.21%

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 4 December 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 4 December 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 +35 95 £555 -3.47% 24
Canary Wharf +5 4 £525 -
Westminster - 1 £575 -
Senior Java Developer
England

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

For the 6 months to 4 December 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.

1 523 (100.00%) Java
2 401 (76.67%) Agile Software Development
3 261 (49.90%) TDD
4 203 (38.81%) Spring
5 170 (32.50%) Scrum
6 154 (29.45%) Finance
7 144 (27.53%) BDD
8 143 (27.34%) Banking
9 122 (23.33%) REST
10 118 (22.56%) HTML
11 111 (21.22%) SQL
12 108 (20.65%) Pair Programming
13 98 (18.74%) JavaScript
13 98 (18.74%) Scala
14 97 (18.55%) Web Services
15 93 (17.78%) CSS
16 92 (17.59%) Hibernate
16 92 (17.59%) AngularJS
17 87 (16.63%) Maven
18 85 (16.25%) Microservices
19 83 (15.87%) Jenkins
20 79 (15.11%) Amazon AWS
21 78 (14.91%) Big Data
22 77 (14.72%) Git (software)
23 76 (14.53%) Continuous Integration
23 76 (14.53%) JSON
23 76 (14.53%) Linux
24 75 (14.34%) Multithreading
25 73 (13.96%) Investment Banking
25 73 (13.96%) DevOps

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 39 (7.46%) Apache Spark
2 20 (3.82%) WebSphere
3 17 (3.25%) Tomcat
4 15 (2.87%) Elasticsearch
4 15 (2.87%) Oracle Coherence
5 14 (2.68%) JBoss
5 14 (2.68%) WebLogic
6 11 (2.10%) Apache
7 8 (1.53%) Apache Solr
7 8 (1.53%) Mule
8 7 (1.34%) Mule ESB
9 6 (1.15%) Apache Pig
9 6 (1.15%) Oracle SOA Suite
10 5 (0.96%) CMS
10 5 (0.96%) Jetty
11 4 (0.76%) Cloud Foundry
11 4 (0.76%) Confluence
11 4 (0.76%) WebLogic Portal
12 3 (0.57%) GemFire
12 3 (0.57%) WebSphere Application Server
Business Applications
1 6 (1.15%) RMDS
2 4 (0.76%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (0.19%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (0.19%) Oracle SCM
Cloud Services
1 79 (15.11%) Amazon AWS
2 31 (5.93%) Microsoft Azure
3 9 (1.72%) AWS CloudFormation
4 6 (1.15%) GitHub
5 5 (0.96%) Amazon EC2
6 2 (0.38%) Amazon S3
6 2 (0.38%) Cloud Computing
6 2 (0.38%) Google App Engine
6 2 (0.38%) Google Cloud Platform
6 2 (0.38%) Heroku
7 1 (0.19%) Amazon SQS
7 1 (0.19%) AWS Lambda
7 1 (0.19%) AWS OpsWorks
7 1 (0.19%) Boomi
7 1 (0.19%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 43 (8.22%) HTTP
2 29 (5.54%) RTSP
3 27 (5.16%) MQTT
4 9 (1.72%) Internet
5 3 (0.57%) AMQP
5 3 (0.57%) HTTPS
5 3 (0.57%) Multicast
5 3 (0.57%) RTP
5 3 (0.57%) TCP/IP
6 2 (0.38%) SNMP
7 1 (0.19%) Skype
7 1 (0.19%) STUN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 78 (14.91%) Big Data
2 67 (12.81%) Hadoop
3 65 (12.43%) MongoDB
3 65 (12.43%) NoSQL
4 40 (7.65%) Relational Database
5 35 (6.69%) MySQL
6 32 (6.12%) Apache Cassandra
7 31 (5.93%) PostgreSQL
8 12 (2.29%) Neo4j
8 12 (2.29%) Oracle Database
9 11 (2.10%) SQL Server
10 10 (1.91%) HBase
11 9 (1.72%) Data Warehouse
12 8 (1.53%) Apache Hive
12 8 (1.53%) MarkLogic
12 8 (1.53%) RDBMS
13 6 (1.15%) Hazelcast
13 6 (1.15%) Impala
14 5 (0.96%) Oracle Database 10g
14 5 (0.96%) Spark SQL
Development Applications
1 87 (16.63%) Maven
2 83 (15.87%) Jenkins
3 77 (14.72%) Git (software)
4 72 (13.77%) JUnit
5 41 (7.84%) Mockito
6 33 (6.31%) Subversion
7 31 (5.93%) JIRA
8 25 (4.78%) Cucumber
9 24 (4.59%) Selenium
10 20 (3.82%) Eclipse
11 18 (3.44%) TeamCity
12 15 (2.87%) Gradle
13 12 (2.29%) Ant
13 12 (2.29%) Spock
14 11 (2.10%) CruiseControl
14 11 (2.10%) Hudson
15 10 (1.91%) IntelliJ
16 9 (1.72%) Vagrant
17 7 (1.34%) Atlassian Bamboo
18 6 (1.15%) Build Forge
General
1 154 (29.45%) Finance
2 143 (27.34%) Banking
3 73 (13.96%) Investment Banking
4 59 (11.28%) Front Office
5 16 (3.06%) Retail
6 13 (2.49%) Advertising
7 11 (2.10%) Telecoms
8 9 (1.72%) Marketing
9 4 (0.76%) Electronics
9 4 (0.76%) Financial Institution
9 4 (0.76%) Manufacturing
10 3 (0.57%) Back Office
10 3 (0.57%) Retail Banking
11 2 (0.38%) Games
12 1 (0.19%) Online Betting
12 1 (0.19%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 203 (38.81%) Spring
2 122 (23.33%) REST
3 118 (22.56%) HTML
4 97 (18.55%) Web Services
5 93 (17.78%) CSS
6 92 (17.59%) AngularJS
6 92 (17.59%) Hibernate
7 76 (14.53%) JSON
8 71 (13.58%) HTML5
9 65 (12.43%) Kafka
10 63 (12.05%) XML
11 59 (11.28%) SOAP
12 58 (11.09%) RESTful
13 55 (10.52%) JMS
14 53 (10.13%) jQuery
15 47 (8.99%) J2EE
16 41 (7.84%) Java EE
16 41 (7.84%) Spring MVC
17 39 (7.46%) CSS3
18 31 (5.93%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 46 (8.80%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 33 (6.31%) Derivative
3 29 (5.54%) Economics
4 28 (5.35%) Analytical Skills
4 28 (5.35%) Video on Demand
5 27 (5.16%) Public Cloud
6 22 (4.21%) User Experience
7 19 (3.63%) Equities
8 17 (3.25%) Fixed Income
8 17 (3.25%) Mathematics
9 16 (3.06%) Streaming Video
10 15 (2.87%) Virtual Team
11 12 (2.29%) Market Risk
11 12 (2.29%) N-Tier
12 11 (2.10%) Algorithms
12 11 (2.10%) Computer Science
13 8 (1.53%) Grid Computing
14 7 (1.34%) Equity Derivative
14 7 (1.34%) Inversion of Control
15 6 (1.15%) Credit Risk
Operating Systems
1 76 (14.53%) Linux
2 55 (10.52%) Unix
3 14 (2.68%) Windows
4 13 (2.49%) Mac OS X
5 7 (1.34%) Android
6 6 (1.15%) Apple iOS
7 4 (0.76%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 3 (0.57%) Ubuntu
9 1 (0.19%) HPUX
9 1 (0.19%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 401 (76.67%) Agile Software Development
2 261 (49.90%) TDD
3 170 (32.50%) Scrum
4 144 (27.53%) BDD
5 108 (20.65%) Pair Programming
6 85 (16.25%) Microservices
7 76 (14.53%) Continuous Integration
8 75 (14.34%) Multithreading
9 73 (13.96%) DevOps
10 57 (10.90%) Open Source
11 56 (10.71%) SDLC
12 53 (10.13%) Software Engineering
13 52 (9.94%) Kanban
13 52 (9.94%) MVC
14 51 (9.75%) Low Latency
15 49 (9.37%) Mentoring
16 46 (8.80%) OO
17 45 (8.60%) E-Commerce
18 38 (7.27%) Continuous Deployment
18 38 (7.27%) High Availability
Programming Languages
1 523 (100.00%) Java
2 111 (21.22%) SQL
3 98 (18.74%) JavaScript
3 98 (18.74%) Scala
4 70 (13.38%) Python
5 32 (6.12%) C
6 28 (5.35%) Clojure
7 26 (4.97%) Haskell
8 23 (4.40%) C#
9 21 (4.02%) Groovy
9 21 (4.02%) Ruby
10 20 (3.82%) PL/SQL
11 19 (3.63%) Shell Script
12 17 (3.25%) XPath
13 15 (2.87%) Korn
14 12 (2.29%) Jython
15 9 (1.72%) Bash Shell
16 8 (1.53%) TypeScript
17 6 (1.15%) C++
17 6 (1.15%) SPARQL
Qualifications
1 24 (4.59%) Degree
2 12 (2.29%) Security Cleared
3 4 (0.76%) BPSS Clearance
3 4 (0.76%) SC Cleared
3 4 (0.76%) Sun Certification
4 3 (0.57%) DV Cleared
5 1 (0.19%) BC Cleared
5 1 (0.19%) ISEB
5 1 (0.19%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (2.10%) FATCA
2 9 (1.72%) QA
3 4 (0.76%) SLA
4 3 (0.57%) PCI DSS
5 1 (0.19%) MiFID
5 1 (0.19%) SDET
System Software
1 35 (6.69%) Docker
2 5 (0.96%) Apache ZooKeeper
2 5 (0.96%) HDFS
3 2 (0.38%) Apache Flume
3 2 (0.38%) VMware Workstation
4 1 (0.19%) Platform Symphony
4 1 (0.19%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (0.19%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 29 (5.54%) Puppet
2 11 (2.10%) Ansible
3 4 (0.76%) Consul
3 4 (0.76%) Packer
3 4 (0.76%) Terraform
4 3 (0.57%) Hadoop YARN
4 3 (0.57%) OpenAM
4 3 (0.57%) OpenIDM
4 3 (0.57%) Opscode Chef
5 2 (0.38%) Control-M
5 2 (0.38%) Kibana
5 2 (0.38%) Kubernetes
5 2 (0.38%) Nagios
6 1 (0.19%) Business Desktop Deployment
6 1 (0.19%) Capistrano
6 1 (0.19%) MOM
Vendors
1 65 (12.43%) Oracle
2 18 (3.44%) MuleSoft
2 18 (3.44%) TIBCO
3 16 (3.06%) Solace
4 9 (1.72%) IBM
5 6 (1.15%) Atlassian
5 6 (1.15%) Sybase
6 5 (0.96%) BEA
6 5 (0.96%) Google
6 5 (0.96%) Reuters
7 4 (0.76%) Red Hat
7 4 (0.76%) SAP
7 4 (0.76%) VMware
7 4 (0.76%) WorldPay
8 3 (0.57%) Brightcove
8 3 (0.57%) Charles River
8 3 (0.57%) Cloudera
8 3 (0.57%) ForgeRock
8 3 (0.57%) Talend
9 2 (0.38%) Datameer
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