The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the North West 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 113 140 124
Rank change year-on-year
+27 -16
Contract jobs requiring a Senior Java Developer 40 24 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 1.14% 0.54% 0.41%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.21% 0.56% 0.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 29 23 9
Median daily rate £500 £475 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.26% +22.58%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £400 £370
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £475 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £475 £475 £375
% change year-on-year
- +26.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £29.53 - -
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 North West 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
North West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
3306 4265 2993
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 94.48% 95.20% 93.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 2110 2600 1698
Median daily rate £395 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.25% +14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £270 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £550 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 130 212 198
Median hourly rate £17.50 £17.33 £16.16
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+0.98% +7.24%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.25 £11.50 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £60.92 £42.50 £45.00
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 the North West

The demand trend of IT contracts across the North West region that featured Senior Java Developer in the job title.

Senior Java Developer Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

Senior Java Developer
Daily Rate Trend in the North West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Senior Java Developer across the North West region.

Senior Java Developer Daily Rate Trend in the North West

Senior Java Developer
Daily Rate Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Senior Java Developer across the North West region over the 3 months to 24 September 2016.

Senior Java Developer Daily Rate Histogram in the North West

Senior Java Developer
Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Senior Java Developer across the North West region.

Senior Java Developer Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

Senior Java Developer
Contract Job Locations in the North West

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 North West 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
Manchester +14 37 £500 +5.26% 20
Lancashire +22 2 £425 -9.81% 2
Cheshire +6 1 £475 +18.75% 2
Senior Java Developer
England

Senior Java Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

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 North West region featuring Senior Java Developer in the job title.

1 82 (100.00%) Java
2 61 (74.39%) Agile Software Development
3 47 (57.32%) Spring
4 44 (53.66%) TDD
5 41 (50.00%) Scrum
6 38 (46.34%) RESTful
7 31 (37.80%) Continuous Integration
8 30 (36.59%) BDD
9 29 (35.37%) Git (software)
9 29 (35.37%) Pair Programming
10 28 (34.15%) Hibernate
10 28 (34.15%) Scala
11 26 (31.71%) JavaScript
12 24 (29.27%) CSS
12 24 (29.27%) SOA
12 24 (29.27%) Kanban
13 23 (28.05%) Microservices
14 22 (26.83%) Groovy
14 22 (26.83%) OO
15 21 (25.61%) Clojure
15 21 (25.61%) Software Delivery
16 20 (24.39%) HTML5
16 20 (24.39%) CSS3
16 20 (24.39%) GitHub
16 20 (24.39%) HTML
16 20 (24.39%) J2EE
17 19 (23.17%) XML
17 19 (23.17%) OOP
17 19 (23.17%) Open Source
17 19 (23.17%) Enterprise Software

Senior Java Developer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in the North West 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 9 (10.98%) Tomcat
2 6 (7.32%) JBoss
3 3 (3.66%) Apache
3 3 (3.66%) WebSphere
4 2 (2.44%) WebSphere Application Server
5 1 (1.22%) Jetty
5 1 (1.22%) nginx
Cloud Services
1 20 (24.39%) GitHub
2 1 (1.22%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.44%) HTTP
2 1 (1.22%) AMQP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (14.63%) Relational Database
2 9 (10.98%) NoSQL
3 7 (8.54%) PostgreSQL
4 4 (4.88%) MongoDB
5 3 (3.66%) Redis
6 2 (2.44%) Apache Cassandra
6 2 (2.44%) MySQL
7 1 (1.22%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 29 (35.37%) Git (software)
2 19 (23.17%) Mercurial
3 11 (13.41%) Jenkins
4 9 (10.98%) JUnit
4 9 (10.98%) Maven
5 7 (8.54%) Eclipse
5 7 (8.54%) Selenium
6 4 (4.88%) Gradle
6 4 (4.88%) SonarQube
7 3 (3.66%) TestNG
8 2 (2.44%) JIRA
9 1 (1.22%) Cucumber
9 1 (1.22%) Subversion
General
1 18 (21.95%) Finance
2 2 (2.44%) Aerospace
3 1 (1.22%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 47 (57.32%) Spring
2 38 (46.34%) RESTful
3 28 (34.15%) Hibernate
4 24 (29.27%) CSS
5 20 (24.39%) CSS3
5 20 (24.39%) HTML
5 20 (24.39%) HTML5
5 20 (24.39%) J2EE
6 19 (23.17%) XML
7 18 (21.95%) Web Services
8 16 (19.51%) JSON
8 16 (19.51%) SOAP
9 14 (17.07%) JAXB
9 14 (17.07%) JDBC
10 13 (15.85%) JAX-WS
10 13 (15.85%) WSDL
11 5 (6.10%) GWT
12 4 (4.88%) Apache Camel
13 3 (3.66%) Node.js
14 2 (2.44%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 19 (23.17%) Enterprise Software
2 4 (4.88%) SCADA
3 1 (1.22%) Fintech
3 1 (1.22%) IVR
Operating Systems
1 9 (10.98%) Linux
2 1 (1.22%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 61 (74.39%) Agile Software Development
2 44 (53.66%) TDD
3 41 (50.00%) Scrum
4 31 (37.80%) Continuous Integration
5 30 (36.59%) BDD
6 29 (35.37%) Pair Programming
7 24 (29.27%) Kanban
7 24 (29.27%) SOA
8 23 (28.05%) Microservices
9 22 (26.83%) OO
10 21 (25.61%) Software Delivery
11 19 (23.17%) OOP
11 19 (23.17%) Open Source
12 15 (18.29%) Software Engineering
13 13 (15.85%) AOP
13 13 (15.85%) Integration Testing
13 13 (15.85%) System Integration Testing
13 13 (15.85%) User Acceptance Testing
13 13 (15.85%) Waterfall
14 9 (10.98%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 82 (100.00%) Java
2 28 (34.15%) Scala
3 26 (31.71%) JavaScript
4 22 (26.83%) Groovy
5 21 (25.61%) Clojure
6 8 (9.76%) Ruby
7 7 (8.54%) SQL
8 3 (3.66%) Python
9 2 (2.44%) F#
9 2 (2.44%) PL/SQL
10 1 (1.22%) C
10 1 (1.22%) C++
Qualifications
1 1 (1.22%) BPSS Clearance
1 1 (1.22%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.22%) Disclosure Scotland
1 1 (1.22%) QA
System Software
1 19 (23.17%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 4 (4.88%) Puppet
Vendors
1 8 (9.76%) Oracle
2 2 (2.44%) IBM
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