The table below looks at the statistics for the Senior Java Developer role in IT contracts advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Senior Java Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 20 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 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.

Location
3 months to
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Senior Java Developer
Rank 274 218 214
Rank change year-on-year
-56 -4
Contract jobs requiring a Senior Java Developer 137 233 229
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.58% 0.93% 0.86%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.62% 1.00% 0.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 110 203 153
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£544 £568 £525
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.18% +8.09%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £380 £425 £384
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £675 £650
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £400
% change year-on-year
- -6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Average hourly rate - - £57.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £50.00 -
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
22045 23287 24756
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 92.54% 92.78% 93.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 14996 15957 16253
Average daily rate £425 £438 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.85% +2.94%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £275 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
- +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 425 446 630
Average hourly rate £17.50 £19.50 £19.52
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.25% -0.10%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £13.00 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £40.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £18.68
% change year-on-year
-2.94% -8.98%

Senior Java Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Senior Java Developer in the job title across the London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

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 20 August 2014.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Senior Java Developer within the London region over the 3 months to 20 August 2014. 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
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
City of London -29 31 £575 - 24
Hounslow - 1 £500 -
Isleworth - - - -
Teddington - - - -
Twickenham - - - -
Uxbridge - - - -
Westminster - - - -
Clapham - - - -
Southwark - - - -
Hammersmith - - - -
Wimbledon - - - - 1
Chiswick - - - -
Bromley - - - - 1
Senior Java Developer
England

Senior Java Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the London region that cited Senior Java Developer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled with Senior Java Developer in their job title.

1 233 (100.00%) Java
2 121 (51.93%) Spring
3 89 (38.20%) TDD
4 72 (30.90%) Banking
4 72 (30.90%) Scrum
5 71 (30.47%) Web Services
5 71 (30.47%) Agile Software Development
6 64 (27.47%) Hibernate
7 55 (23.61%) Finance
8 54 (23.18%) Continuous Integration
9 51 (21.89%) Front Office
9 51 (21.89%) Oracle
10 49 (21.03%) Multithreading
10 49 (21.03%) Investment Banking
11 48 (20.60%) JavaScript
12 47 (20.17%) Maven
13 46 (19.74%) Low Latency
14 43 (18.45%) NoSQL
14 43 (18.45%) Pair Programming
14 43 (18.45%) JMS
15 41 (17.60%) XML
15 41 (17.60%) REST
16 40 (17.17%) BDD
16 40 (17.17%) HTML
17 38 (16.31%) SQL
17 38 (16.31%) J2EE
17 38 (16.31%) MVC
18 37 (15.88%) JUnit
19 36 (15.45%) MongoDB
20 35 (15.02%) Scala

Senior Java Developer
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the London region that cited Senior Java Developer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled with Senior Java Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 22 (9.44%) Tomcat
2 13 (5.58%) Apache
3 11 (4.72%) Oracle Coherence
4 8 (3.43%) WebSphere
5 7 (3.00%) WebLogic
5 7 (3.00%) Jetty
6 6 (2.58%) Apache Solr
6 6 (2.58%) WebSphere Application Server
7 5 (2.15%) Mule
8 4 (1.72%) Alfresco
9 3 (1.29%) Confluence
10 2 (0.86%) Node.js
10 2 (0.86%) CMS
11 1 (0.43%) Oracle HTTP Server
11 1 (0.43%) Oracle Workflow
11 1 (0.43%) MQSeries
11 1 (0.43%) GlassFish
11 1 (0.43%) Liferay
11 1 (0.43%) WebSphere Portal
11 1 (0.43%) Adobe CQ
Business Applications
1 8 (3.43%) ION MarketView
2 4 (1.72%) RMDS
Cloud Services
1 8 (3.43%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (1.72%) Amazon EC2
2 4 (1.72%) Cloud Computing
3 3 (1.29%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (4.72%) HTTP
2 7 (3.00%) Internet
3 3 (1.29%) SSL
4 2 (0.86%) SSH
4 2 (0.86%) LDAP
4 2 (0.86%) TCP/IP
4 2 (0.86%) HTTPS
5 1 (0.43%) Kerberos
5 1 (0.43%) Network Security
5 1 (0.43%) AMQP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 43 (18.45%) NoSQL
2 36 (15.45%) MongoDB
3 24 (10.30%) Relational Database
4 15 (6.44%) MySQL
5 13 (5.58%) Apache Cassandra
5 13 (5.58%) Oracle Database
6 10 (4.29%) Big Data
7 7 (3.00%) Hadoop
7 7 (3.00%) CouchDB
8 6 (2.58%) SQL Server
9 4 (1.72%) Amazon DynamoDB
10 3 (1.29%) Oracle Database 10g
10 3 (1.29%) PostgreSQL
10 3 (1.29%) Redis
10 3 (1.29%) Neo4j
11 2 (0.86%) HBase
11 2 (0.86%) Apache Hive
11 2 (0.86%) DB2
11 2 (0.86%) RDBMS
12 1 (0.43%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 47 (20.17%) Maven
2 37 (15.88%) JUnit
3 18 (7.73%) Git (software)
3 18 (7.73%) Subversion
4 16 (6.87%) TeamCity
4 16 (6.87%) Hudson
4 16 (6.87%) Jenkins
5 15 (6.44%) Ant
6 11 (4.72%) JIRA
7 10 (4.29%) Mockito
7 10 (4.29%) Eclipse
8 7 (3.00%) jMock
8 7 (3.00%) CruiseControl
9 6 (2.58%) Apache Ivy
10 5 (2.15%) Selenium
10 5 (2.15%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 4 (1.72%) Cucumber
11 4 (1.72%) IntelliJ
12 3 (1.29%) EasyMock
12 3 (1.29%) Mercurial
General
1 72 (30.90%) Banking
2 55 (23.61%) Finance
3 51 (21.89%) Front Office
4 49 (21.03%) Investment Banking
5 5 (2.15%) Publishing
5 5 (2.15%) Games
6 4 (1.72%) Back Office
6 4 (1.72%) Financial Institution
7 3 (1.29%) Telecoms
8 2 (0.86%) Advertising
9 1 (0.43%) Law
9 1 (0.43%) Legal
9 1 (0.43%) German Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 121 (51.93%) Spring
2 71 (30.47%) Web Services
3 64 (27.47%) Hibernate
4 43 (18.45%) JMS
5 41 (17.60%) XML
5 41 (17.60%) REST
6 40 (17.17%) HTML
7 38 (16.31%) J2EE
8 29 (12.45%) RESTful
9 28 (12.02%) JSON
10 27 (11.59%) Spring MVC
11 25 (10.73%) CSS
12 21 (9.01%) jQuery
13 20 (8.58%) SOAP
14 17 (7.30%) Java EE
15 16 (6.87%) JPA
16 14 (6.01%) JDBC
17 12 (5.15%) Grails
17 12 (5.15%) Servlets
18 11 (4.72%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 29 (12.45%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 20 (8.58%) Fixed Income
3 16 (6.87%) Mathematics
4 15 (6.44%) Open Source
5 13 (5.58%) Derivative
6 11 (4.72%) Computer Science
7 7 (3.00%) Credit Risk
8 6 (2.58%) Grid Computing
9 5 (2.15%) Equities
9 5 (2.15%) Enterprise Software
10 4 (1.72%) Digital Media
11 3 (1.29%) Credit Derivative
11 3 (1.29%) Mobile Payment
12 2 (0.86%) Hedge funds
12 2 (0.86%) Market Risk
12 2 (0.86%) Online Games
13 1 (0.43%) Management Information System
13 1 (0.43%) N-Tier
13 1 (0.43%) Client/Server
13 1 (0.43%) Cryptography
Operating Systems
1 33 (14.16%) UNIX
1 33 (14.16%) Linux
2 8 (3.43%) Mac OS X
3 4 (1.72%) Android
3 4 (1.72%) Solaris
3 4 (1.72%) Windows
4 3 (1.29%) Apple iOS
5 2 (0.86%) AIX
6 1 (0.43%) Ubuntu
6 1 (0.43%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 89 (38.20%) TDD
2 72 (30.90%) Scrum
3 71 (30.47%) Agile Software Development
4 54 (23.18%) Continuous Integration
5 49 (21.03%) Multithreading
6 46 (19.74%) Low Latency
7 43 (18.45%) Pair Programming
8 40 (17.17%) BDD
9 38 (16.31%) MVC
10 24 (10.30%) OO
11 22 (9.44%) Kanban
12 18 (7.73%) Unit Testing
13 16 (6.87%) Configuration Management
13 16 (6.87%) E-Commerce
14 14 (6.01%) SOA
15 12 (5.15%) Web Development
16 11 (4.72%) UML
16 11 (4.72%) Performance Tuning
17 10 (4.29%) Algorithmic Trading
17 10 (4.29%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 233 (100.00%) Java
2 48 (20.60%) JavaScript
3 38 (16.31%) SQL
4 35 (15.02%) Scala
5 21 (9.01%) Groovy
6 15 (6.44%) PL/SQL
7 13 (5.58%) Ruby
8 11 (4.72%) C#
9 10 (4.29%) Shell Script
10 9 (3.86%) Perl
10 9 (3.86%) Bash Shell
11 8 (3.43%) Python
12 6 (2.58%) C++
13 5 (2.15%) Clojure
14 4 (1.72%) XPath
15 3 (1.29%) Korn
16 2 (0.86%) Golang
16 2 (0.86%) C
17 1 (0.43%) Objective-C
17 1 (0.43%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 30 (12.88%) Degree
2 6 (2.58%) Security Cleared
3 3 (1.29%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (3.86%) QA
2 1 (0.43%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 2 (0.86%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.43%) RHEV
2 1 (0.43%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 3 (1.29%) Puppet
2 2 (0.86%) YUM
2 2 (0.86%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 51 (21.89%) Oracle
2 11 (4.72%) JBoss
3 10 (4.29%) Sybase
4 8 (3.43%) ION Trading
5 7 (3.00%) 29West
6 6 (2.58%) TIBCO
7 4 (1.72%) StreamBase
7 4 (1.72%) Google
7 4 (1.72%) Informatica
7 4 (1.72%) IBM
8 3 (1.29%) Bloomberg
8 3 (1.29%) DataSynapse
9 2 (0.86%) Reuters
9 2 (0.86%) Murex
10 1 (0.43%) Calypso
10 1 (0.43%) Fidessa
10 1 (0.43%) HP
10 1 (0.43%) Adobe
10 1 (0.43%) Infragistics
10 1 (0.43%) GigaSpaces
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