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 September 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 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Senior Java Developer
Rank 197 246 278
Rank change year-on-year
+49 +32
Contract jobs requiring a Senior Java Developer 278 202 170
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 1.23% 0.86% 0.69%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.30% 0.91% 0.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 247 167 131
Median daily rate £550 £550 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +10.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £400 £375
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £650 £650
UK excluding London median daily rate £475 £475 £375
% change year-on-year
- +26.66%
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
21439 22237 23250
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 94.77% 95.05% 94.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 15235 15710 16069
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 £269
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £613 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 268 348 446
Median hourly rate £17.10 £17.50 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.28% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £12.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.50 £42.50 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.33 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-4.78% +5.03%

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 September 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 September 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 +42 81 £550 -4.34% 21
Croydon - 3 £450 -
Westminster - 2 £494 -
Docklands, London +12 1 £500 -
Canary Wharf -5 1 - -
Senior Java Developer
England

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

For the 6 months to 24 September 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.

1 529 (100.00%) Java
2 377 (71.27%) Agile Software Development
3 261 (49.34%) TDD
4 212 (40.08%) Spring
5 198 (37.43%) Finance
6 171 (32.33%) Scrum
7 145 (27.41%) BDD
8 141 (26.65%) Banking
9 128 (24.20%) AngularJS
10 124 (23.44%) REST
11 120 (22.68%) JavaScript
12 119 (22.50%) HTML
13 116 (21.93%) Pair Programming
14 112 (21.17%) Maven
15 104 (19.66%) Web Services
16 100 (18.90%) CSS
17 98 (18.53%) Scala
18 96 (18.15%) HTML5
19 91 (17.20%) SQL
20 84 (15.88%) JUnit
21 83 (15.69%) Amazon AWS
22 77 (14.56%) Continuous Integration
23 73 (13.80%) Oracle
23 73 (13.80%) JSON
24 72 (13.61%) NoSQL
25 70 (13.23%) Microservices
26 67 (12.67%) Hibernate
26 67 (12.67%) SOAP
27 66 (12.48%) OO
27 66 (12.48%) Git (software)

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 40 (7.56%) Tomcat
2 26 (4.91%) Apache Spark
3 23 (4.35%) WebSphere
4 15 (2.84%) Jetty
5 14 (2.65%) Apache
6 13 (2.46%) Elasticsearch
6 13 (2.46%) Oracle Coherence
7 11 (2.08%) nginx
8 10 (1.89%) JBoss
9 9 (1.70%) Mule
9 9 (1.70%) Mule ESB
9 9 (1.70%) WebLogic
10 8 (1.51%) WebSphere Application Server
11 5 (0.95%) Apache Solr
11 5 (0.95%) Confluence
12 4 (0.76%) Cloud Foundry
12 4 (0.76%) GlassFish
13 2 (0.38%) Alfresco
13 2 (0.38%) BizTalk Server
13 2 (0.38%) CMS
Business Applications
1 4 (0.76%) RMDS
1 4 (0.76%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 2 (0.38%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
3 1 (0.19%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (0.19%) Oracle General Ledger
Cloud Services
1 83 (15.69%) Amazon AWS
2 26 (4.91%) Microsoft Azure
3 15 (2.84%) GitHub
4 11 (2.08%) AWS CloudFormation
5 8 (1.51%) Amazon EC2
6 5 (0.95%) Amazon S3
7 4 (0.76%) Amazon SQS
7 4 (0.76%) AWS Lambda
7 4 (0.76%) Cloud Computing
8 3 (0.57%) Boomi
9 1 (0.19%) Google Analytics
9 1 (0.19%) Google App Engine
9 1 (0.19%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 31 (5.86%) HTTP
2 22 (4.16%) MQTT
2 22 (4.16%) RTSP
3 3 (0.57%) AMQP
3 3 (0.57%) HTTPS
3 3 (0.57%) Internet
4 2 (0.38%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 72 (13.61%) NoSQL
2 60 (11.34%) Hadoop
3 59 (11.15%) MongoDB
4 56 (10.59%) Big Data
5 55 (10.40%) MySQL
6 32 (6.05%) PostgreSQL
7 31 (5.86%) Apache Cassandra
8 28 (5.29%) Relational Database
9 17 (3.21%) Apache Hive
10 16 (3.02%) Neo4j
11 14 (2.65%) Oracle Database
11 14 (2.65%) SQL Server
12 13 (2.46%) Impala
13 12 (2.27%) HBase
14 10 (1.89%) Data Mining
15 8 (1.51%) Hazelcast
16 5 (0.95%) Oracle Database 10g
16 5 (0.95%) RDBMS
16 5 (0.95%) Spark SQL
17 4 (0.76%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 112 (21.17%) Maven
2 84 (15.88%) JUnit
3 66 (12.48%) Git (software)
4 65 (12.29%) Jenkins
5 47 (8.88%) Eclipse
6 40 (7.56%) IntelliJ
7 36 (6.81%) Mockito
8 28 (5.29%) JIRA
9 27 (5.10%) Subversion
10 22 (4.16%) Cucumber
10 22 (4.16%) TeamCity
11 18 (3.40%) Ant
12 15 (2.84%) Selenium
13 10 (1.89%) Gradle
14 9 (1.70%) Atlassian Bamboo
15 7 (1.32%) JBehave
15 7 (1.32%) Spock
16 6 (1.13%) jMock
16 6 (1.13%) Vagrant
17 5 (0.95%) TestNG
General
1 198 (37.43%) Finance
2 141 (26.65%) Banking
3 46 (8.70%) Front Office
4 44 (8.32%) Investment Banking
5 19 (3.59%) Retail
6 15 (2.84%) Marketing
7 8 (1.51%) Advertising
7 8 (1.51%) Telecoms
8 5 (0.95%) Financial Institution
9 4 (0.76%) Electronics
9 4 (0.76%) Manufacturing
10 3 (0.57%) Retail Banking
11 2 (0.38%) Games
12 1 (0.19%) General Ledger
12 1 (0.19%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 212 (40.08%) Spring
2 128 (24.20%) AngularJS
3 124 (23.44%) REST
4 119 (22.50%) HTML
5 104 (19.66%) Web Services
6 100 (18.90%) CSS
7 96 (18.15%) HTML5
8 73 (13.80%) JSON
9 67 (12.67%) Hibernate
9 67 (12.67%) SOAP
10 63 (11.91%) Node.js
10 63 (11.91%) RESTful
11 61 (11.53%) XML
12 58 (10.96%) CSS3
13 51 (9.64%) jQuery
13 51 (9.64%) Kafka
14 39 (7.37%) J2EE
15 37 (6.99%) Spring MVC
16 35 (6.62%) Java EE
17 33 (6.24%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 52 (9.83%) Analytical Skills
1 52 (9.83%) Derivative
2 32 (6.05%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 23 (4.35%) Video on Demand
4 22 (4.16%) Public Cloud
5 18 (3.40%) Mathematics
6 16 (3.02%) User Experience
7 14 (2.65%) Equities
7 14 (2.65%) Fixed Income
8 13 (2.46%) Computer Science
9 12 (2.27%) Streaming Video
10 10 (1.89%) Credit Derivative
10 10 (1.89%) Economics
11 9 (1.70%) Virtual Team
12 8 (1.51%) Algorithms
12 8 (1.51%) Fintech
13 7 (1.32%) Market Risk
14 6 (1.13%) Data Structures
15 5 (0.95%) Enterprise Software
15 5 (0.95%) Interest Rate Derivative
Operating Systems
1 61 (11.53%) Linux
2 41 (7.75%) Unix
3 9 (1.70%) Windows
4 5 (0.95%) Ubuntu
5 4 (0.76%) Android
6 2 (0.38%) Apple iOS
6 2 (0.38%) CentOS
7 1 (0.19%) Mac OS X
7 1 (0.19%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 377 (71.27%) Agile Software Development
2 261 (49.34%) TDD
3 171 (32.33%) Scrum
4 145 (27.41%) BDD
5 116 (21.93%) Pair Programming
6 77 (14.56%) Continuous Integration
7 70 (13.23%) Microservices
8 66 (12.48%) OO
9 64 (12.10%) Multithreading
10 59 (11.15%) Kanban
11 55 (10.40%) DevOps
12 54 (10.21%) Mentoring
13 53 (10.02%) E-Commerce
14 49 (9.26%) Open Source
15 45 (8.51%) Low Latency
16 43 (8.13%) MVC
17 38 (7.18%) High Availability
17 38 (7.18%) OOP
18 35 (6.62%) Concurrent Programming
19 31 (5.86%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 529 (100.00%) Java
2 120 (22.68%) JavaScript
3 98 (18.53%) Scala
4 91 (17.20%) SQL
5 52 (9.83%) Python
6 28 (5.29%) Clojure
7 25 (4.73%) C
7 25 (4.73%) Groovy
8 21 (3.97%) PL/SQL
9 20 (3.78%) C#
10 18 (3.40%) Haskell
11 15 (2.84%) Ruby
12 14 (2.65%) Jython
13 13 (2.46%) XPath
14 9 (1.70%) Korn
14 9 (1.70%) Shell Script
15 7 (1.32%) TypeScript
16 5 (0.95%) C++
16 5 (0.95%) R
17 4 (0.76%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 26 (4.91%) Degree
2 12 (2.27%) Security Cleared
3 4 (0.76%) SC Cleared
4 3 (0.57%) BPSS Clearance
5 2 (0.38%) PhD
6 1 (0.19%) BC Cleared
6 1 (0.19%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (1.51%) QA
2 7 (1.32%) FATCA
3 1 (0.19%) MiFID
System Software
1 21 (3.97%) Docker
2 5 (0.95%) Apache ZooKeeper
2 5 (0.95%) HDFS
3 2 (0.38%) Apache Flume
3 2 (0.38%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (0.38%) VMware Workstation
3 2 (0.38%) vSphere
4 1 (0.19%) iptables
4 1 (0.19%) Oracle RAC
4 1 (0.19%) Platform Symphony
Systems Management
1 27 (5.10%) Puppet
2 3 (0.57%) Ansible
2 3 (0.57%) Control-M
2 3 (0.57%) OpenAM
2 3 (0.57%) OpenIDM
3 2 (0.38%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (0.19%) Consul
4 1 (0.19%) Kibana
4 1 (0.19%) Kubernetes
4 1 (0.19%) Nagios
4 1 (0.19%) Oozie
4 1 (0.19%) Packer
4 1 (0.19%) Terraform
Vendors
1 73 (13.80%) Oracle
2 19 (3.59%) MuleSoft
3 10 (1.89%) Solace
4 8 (1.51%) Murex
5 7 (1.32%) Bloomberg
5 7 (1.32%) Calypso
5 7 (1.32%) ION Trading
6 6 (1.13%) TIBCO
6 6 (1.13%) VMware
7 5 (0.95%) Sybase
8 4 (0.76%) Cloudera
8 4 (0.76%) Facebook
8 4 (0.76%) Google
8 4 (0.76%) Reuters
8 4 (0.76%) SAP
9 3 (0.57%) Atlassian
9 3 (0.57%) Charles River
9 3 (0.57%) ForgeRock
9 3 (0.57%) NetSuite
9 3 (0.57%) Talend
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