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 June 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 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Senior Java Developer
Rank 205 267 316
Rank change year-on-year
+62 +49
Contract jobs requiring a Senior Java Developer 251 164 112
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 1.15% 0.71% 0.48%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.21% 0.75% 0.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 234 145 87
Median daily rate £538 £538 £550
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -2.27%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £438 £400 £422
10% offered a daily rate of more than £639 £625 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £413 £423
% change year-on-year
+9.09% -2.36%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £49.50 -
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
20697 21745 22109
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 95.15% 94.60% 95.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 15018 15188 15374
Median daily rate £463 £438 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.71% +2.94%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £295 £275 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £600 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £398 £370 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.43% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 227 363 401
Median hourly rate £17.50 £19.88 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-11.94% +13.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.60 £52.17 £36.80
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £16.14 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+8.42% -2.18%

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 June 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 June 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 +65 88 £550 +2.32% 22
Croydon - 6 £431 -
Bromley - 1 £438 -
Chiswick - 1 £375 -
Senior Java Developer
England

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

For the 6 months to 27 June 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.

1 538 (100.00%) Java
2 351 (65.24%) Agile Software Development
3 267 (49.63%) TDD
4 248 (46.10%) Spring
5 203 (37.73%) Finance
6 186 (34.57%) Scrum
7 149 (27.70%) HTML
8 146 (27.14%) Banking
9 142 (26.39%) JavaScript
10 137 (25.46%) Pair Programming
11 132 (24.54%) BDD
12 128 (23.79%) Maven
13 127 (23.61%) REST
14 116 (21.56%) Web Services
15 112 (20.82%) Oracle
16 100 (18.59%) SQL
17 99 (18.40%) Git (software)
18 98 (18.22%) AngularJS
19 97 (18.03%) Continuous Integration
19 97 (18.03%) JUnit
20 92 (17.10%) CSS
20 92 (17.10%) Hibernate
21 87 (16.17%) HTML5
22 86 (15.99%) Multithreading
23 82 (15.24%) Kanban
24 78 (14.50%) OO
25 77 (14.31%) Scala
26 76 (14.13%) Tomcat
27 75 (13.94%) E-Commerce
28 73 (13.57%) MySQL

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 76 (14.13%) Tomcat
2 28 (5.20%) Jetty
3 26 (4.83%) Apache
4 19 (3.53%) Oracle Coherence
5 16 (2.97%) Apache TomEE
6 14 (2.60%) WebSphere
7 10 (1.86%) nginx
7 10 (1.86%) WebSphere Application Server
8 9 (1.67%) Apache Spark
8 9 (1.67%) Confluence
8 9 (1.67%) Mule
9 8 (1.49%) GlassFish
10 7 (1.30%) JBoss
11 6 (1.12%) WebLogic
12 4 (0.74%) CMS
12 4 (0.74%) Mule ESB
13 3 (0.56%) Cloud Foundry
13 3 (0.56%) GemFire
14 2 (0.37%) Alfresco
14 2 (0.37%) Elasticsearch
Business Applications
1 13 (2.42%) Payment Gateway
2 4 (0.74%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 3 (0.56%) ION MarketView
4 2 (0.37%) BigMachines
4 2 (0.37%) Eloqua
4 2 (0.37%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
4 2 (0.37%) Revive Adserver
4 2 (0.37%) RMDS
5 1 (0.19%) Oracle General Ledger
Cloud Services
1 65 (12.08%) Amazon AWS
2 18 (3.35%) AWS CloudFormation
2 18 (3.35%) GitHub
3 16 (2.97%) Google Analytics
4 11 (2.04%) Amazon EC2
5 9 (1.67%) AWS Lambda
6 8 (1.49%) Cloud Computing
7 7 (1.30%) Amazon S3
8 6 (1.12%) Amazon SQS
9 4 (0.74%) Microsoft Azure
10 3 (0.56%) Amazon Kinesis
10 3 (0.56%) Boomi
10 3 (0.56%) SaaS
11 2 (0.37%) Google App Engine
11 2 (0.37%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 28 (5.20%) HTTP
2 12 (2.23%) TCP/IP
3 6 (1.12%) Internet
4 2 (0.37%) DSL
4 2 (0.37%) SNMP
4 2 (0.37%) tcpdump
5 1 (0.19%) AMQP
5 1 (0.19%) Broadband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 73 (13.57%) MySQL
2 72 (13.38%) NoSQL
3 45 (8.36%) MongoDB
4 35 (6.51%) Relational Database
5 34 (6.32%) Apache Cassandra
6 33 (6.13%) Hadoop
7 22 (4.09%) Big Data
8 21 (3.90%) Neo4j
8 21 (3.90%) Oracle Database
9 19 (3.53%) PostgreSQL
10 16 (2.97%) SQL Server
11 15 (2.79%) Hazelcast
12 13 (2.42%) Apache Hive
13 11 (2.04%) Impala
14 10 (1.86%) Amazon DynamoDB
14 10 (1.86%) Oracle Database 10g
15 9 (1.67%) RDBMS
16 7 (1.30%) OLAP
17 6 (1.12%) CouchDB
17 6 (1.12%) SimpleDB
Development Applications
1 128 (23.79%) Maven
2 99 (18.40%) Git (software)
3 97 (18.03%) JUnit
4 66 (12.27%) Jenkins
5 58 (10.78%) Mockito
6 48 (8.92%) Cucumber
6 48 (8.92%) Subversion
7 44 (8.18%) Eclipse
8 37 (6.88%) JIRA
9 34 (6.32%) IntelliJ
10 26 (4.83%) Gradle
11 22 (4.09%) Ant
12 20 (3.72%) Selenium
13 18 (3.35%) TeamCity
14 11 (2.04%) EasyMock
15 9 (1.67%) ClearCase
15 9 (1.67%) TestNG
16 8 (1.49%) JProfiler
17 7 (1.30%) JMeter
18 6 (1.12%) CruiseControl
General
1 203 (37.73%) Finance
2 146 (27.14%) Banking
3 53 (9.85%) Front Office
4 46 (8.55%) Investment Banking
5 17 (3.16%) Marketing
6 16 (2.97%) Retail
7 7 (1.30%) Telecoms
8 5 (0.93%) Games
9 4 (0.74%) Back Office
9 4 (0.74%) Electronics
9 4 (0.74%) Manufacturing
10 2 (0.37%) Financial Institution
10 2 (0.37%) Retail Banking
11 1 (0.19%) Advertising
11 1 (0.19%) General Ledger
11 1 (0.19%) Legal
11 1 (0.19%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 248 (46.10%) Spring
2 149 (27.70%) HTML
3 127 (23.61%) REST
4 116 (21.56%) Web Services
5 98 (18.22%) AngularJS
6 92 (17.10%) CSS
6 92 (17.10%) Hibernate
7 87 (16.17%) HTML5
8 70 (13.01%) RESTful
9 69 (12.83%) J2EE
10 56 (10.41%) Node.js
11 53 (9.85%) jQuery
12 51 (9.48%) CSS3
13 50 (9.29%) XML
14 45 (8.36%) SOAP
15 43 (7.99%) JSON
16 38 (7.06%) Struts
17 35 (6.51%) Java EE
17 35 (6.51%) RabbitMQ
18 33 (6.13%) JPA
Miscellaneous
1 73 (13.57%) Derivative
2 50 (9.29%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 47 (8.74%) Analytical Skills
4 27 (5.02%) Fixed Income
5 16 (2.97%) Equities
6 14 (2.60%) Social Media
7 13 (2.42%) iPad
7 13 (2.42%) Mathematics
8 11 (2.04%) Credit Derivative
9 10 (1.86%) Data Structures
10 9 (1.67%) Computer Science
11 6 (1.12%) Algorithms
11 6 (1.12%) Equity Derivative
11 6 (1.12%) Interest Rate Derivative
11 6 (1.12%) N-Tier
12 5 (0.93%) Fintech
12 5 (0.93%) Grid Computing
13 4 (0.74%) Enterprise Software
13 4 (0.74%) Market Risk
13 4 (0.74%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 67 (12.45%) Unix
2 65 (12.08%) Linux
3 13 (2.42%) Mac OS X
4 12 (2.23%) Windows
5 4 (0.74%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 3 (0.56%) Android
6 3 (0.56%) Solaris
7 2 (0.37%) Apple iOS
7 2 (0.37%) CentOS
7 2 (0.37%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 351 (65.24%) Agile Software Development
2 267 (49.63%) TDD
3 186 (34.57%) Scrum
4 137 (25.46%) Pair Programming
5 132 (24.54%) BDD
6 97 (18.03%) Continuous Integration
7 86 (15.99%) Multithreading
8 82 (15.24%) Kanban
9 78 (14.50%) OO
10 75 (13.94%) E-Commerce
11 59 (10.97%) Low Latency
12 57 (10.59%) Mentoring
13 54 (10.04%) Open Source
14 47 (8.74%) OOP
15 45 (8.36%) Microservices
16 40 (7.43%) Concurrent Programming
17 36 (6.69%) Software Engineering
18 33 (6.13%) Continuous Delivery
19 28 (5.20%) Unit Testing
20 26 (4.83%) Responsive Web Design
Programming Languages
1 538 (100.00%) Java
2 142 (26.39%) JavaScript
3 100 (18.59%) SQL
4 77 (14.31%) Scala
5 49 (9.11%) Python
6 33 (6.13%) Groovy
7 29 (5.39%) C#
7 29 (5.39%) PL/SQL
8 23 (4.28%) Ruby
9 18 (3.35%) Clojure
10 16 (2.97%) C++
10 16 (2.97%) Jython
11 9 (1.67%) Bash Shell
12 8 (1.49%) Shell Script
13 6 (1.12%) Haskell
13 6 (1.12%) PHP
14 5 (0.93%) Perl
15 4 (0.74%) R
16 3 (0.56%) XPath
17 2 (0.37%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 34 (6.32%) Degree
2 11 (2.04%) Security Cleared
3 4 (0.74%) BPSS Clearance
4 3 (0.56%) SC Cleared
5 2 (0.37%) PhD
6 1 (0.19%) BC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (3.35%) QA
2 1 (0.19%) Data Quality
2 1 (0.19%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (0.19%) FATCA
System Software
1 19 (3.53%) Docker
2 2 (0.37%) Platform Symphony
2 2 (0.37%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (0.37%) vSphere
3 1 (0.19%) iptables
3 1 (0.19%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 18 (3.35%) Puppet
2 5 (0.93%) Graphite
3 2 (0.37%) Control-M
4 1 (0.19%) Ansible
4 1 (0.19%) Oozie
4 1 (0.19%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 112 (20.82%) Oracle
2 21 (3.90%) Google
3 16 (2.97%) CyberSource
4 15 (2.79%) Sybase
5 13 (2.42%) ION Trading
6 10 (1.86%) Bloomberg
6 10 (1.86%) Calypso
6 10 (1.86%) Murex
7 9 (1.67%) MuleSoft
8 8 (1.49%) Siebel
9 7 (1.30%) TIBCO
10 5 (0.93%) SOASTA, Inc
10 5 (0.93%) VMware
11 4 (0.74%) Facebook
11 4 (0.74%) Salesforce.com
11 4 (0.74%) SAP
12 3 (0.56%) DataSynapse
12 3 (0.56%) Dell
12 3 (0.56%) NetSuite
12 3 (0.56%) Twitter
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