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 23 January 2017 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
23 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Senior Java Developer
England / North West
Rank 117 139 120
Rank change year-on-year
+22 -19
Contract jobs requiring a Senior Java Developer 14 19 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 0.54% 0.50% 0.57%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.57% 0.53% 0.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 10 11
Median daily rate £500 £429 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.61% +7.18%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £405 £395 £375
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £505 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £433 £413
% change year-on-year
+4.04% +4.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

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
2475 3598 2975
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 95.16% 94.78% 94.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 1572 2145 1716
Median daily rate £375 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £240 £228
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £514
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 108 171 185
Median hourly rate £17.50 £22.50 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-22.22% +28.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.00 £10.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £50.80 £37.40
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
- +9.37%

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 23 January 2017.

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 23 January 2017. 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 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
Merseyside - 7 £500 -
Cheshire +24 4 £406 -4.41% 1
Manchester +6 2 - - 12
Senior Java Developer
England

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

For the 6 months to 23 January 2017, 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 51 (100.00%) Java
2 45 (88.24%) Agile Software Development
3 35 (68.63%) TDD
4 25 (49.02%) Scrum
5 23 (45.10%) Spring
6 20 (39.22%) Continuous Integration
7 19 (37.25%) Microservices
7 19 (37.25%) BDD
7 19 (37.25%) Pair Programming
7 19 (37.25%) JavaScript
8 17 (33.33%) RESTful
9 16 (31.37%) Git (software)
9 16 (31.37%) Scala
9 16 (31.37%) Hibernate
10 15 (29.41%) OO
11 13 (25.49%) SOA
11 13 (25.49%) HTML
12 12 (23.53%) Software Delivery
12 12 (23.53%) Clojure
12 12 (23.53%) Groovy
13 11 (21.57%) CSS
14 10 (19.61%) HTML5
15 9 (17.65%) Kanban
15 9 (17.65%) OOP
15 9 (17.65%) Virtual Machines
15 9 (17.65%) NoSQL
15 9 (17.65%) CSS3
15 9 (17.65%) GitHub
15 9 (17.65%) Mercurial
16 8 (15.69%) Jenkins

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 3 (5.88%) Apache
1 3 (5.88%) Tomcat
1 3 (5.88%) WebSphere
2 2 (3.92%) JBoss
2 2 (3.92%) Jetty
2 2 (3.92%) nginx
2 2 (3.92%) WebSphere Application Server
3 1 (1.96%) CMS
3 1 (1.96%) GlassFish
3 1 (1.96%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 1 (1.96%) WebLogic
3 1 (1.96%) WebLogic Integration
3 1 (1.96%) WebLogic Portal
3 1 (1.96%) WebSphere Process Server
Business Applications
1 1 (1.96%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 9 (17.65%) GitHub
2 1 (1.96%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.96%) Amazon S3
2 1 (1.96%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.92%) AMQP
2 1 (1.96%) Kerberos
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (17.65%) NoSQL
2 8 (15.69%) PostgreSQL
3 6 (11.76%) Relational Database
4 4 (7.84%) MongoDB
4 4 (7.84%) MySQL
5 3 (5.88%) Apache Cassandra
5 3 (5.88%) Redis
6 2 (3.92%) Oracle Database
7 1 (1.96%) DB2
7 1 (1.96%) Endeca
7 1 (1.96%) Oracle Database 11g
7 1 (1.96%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 16 (31.37%) Git (software)
2 9 (17.65%) Mercurial
3 8 (15.69%) Jenkins
4 4 (7.84%) Eclipse
5 3 (5.88%) JUnit
5 3 (5.88%) TestNG
6 2 (3.92%) Gradle
6 2 (3.92%) Maven
6 2 (3.92%) Selenium
7 1 (1.96%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 1 (1.96%) Bitbucket
7 1 (1.96%) Cucumber
7 1 (1.96%) Hudson
7 1 (1.96%) IntelliJ
7 1 (1.96%) JIRA
7 1 (1.96%) Mockito
7 1 (1.96%) MyEclipse
General
1 6 (11.76%) Finance
2 2 (3.92%) Aerospace
3 1 (1.96%) Prime Brokerage
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (45.10%) Spring
2 17 (33.33%) RESTful
3 16 (31.37%) Hibernate
4 13 (25.49%) HTML
5 11 (21.57%) CSS
6 10 (19.61%) HTML5
7 9 (17.65%) CSS3
8 5 (9.80%) XML
9 4 (7.84%) AngularJS
9 4 (7.84%) J2EE
9 4 (7.84%) JSON
9 4 (7.84%) Node.js
10 3 (5.88%) JMS
10 3 (5.88%) jQuery
10 3 (5.88%) JSP
10 3 (5.88%) Struts
11 2 (3.92%) EJB
11 2 (3.92%) JPA
11 2 (3.92%) SOAP
11 2 (3.92%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 6 (11.76%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (3.92%) Mobile App
3 1 (1.96%) Client/Server
3 1 (1.96%) Clustering
3 1 (1.96%) DataPower
3 1 (1.96%) Derivative
3 1 (1.96%) Fintech
3 1 (1.96%) Inversion of Control
Operating Systems
1 5 (9.80%) Linux
2 1 (1.96%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 45 (88.24%) Agile Software Development
2 35 (68.63%) TDD
3 25 (49.02%) Scrum
4 20 (39.22%) Continuous Integration
5 19 (37.25%) BDD
5 19 (37.25%) Microservices
5 19 (37.25%) Pair Programming
6 15 (29.41%) OO
7 13 (25.49%) SOA
8 12 (23.53%) Software Delivery
9 9 (17.65%) Kanban
9 9 (17.65%) OOP
10 8 (15.69%) DevOps
11 7 (13.73%) MVC
11 7 (13.73%) Open Source
12 5 (9.80%) API Design
12 5 (9.80%) Low Latency
12 5 (9.80%) OOD
13 4 (7.84%) Concurrent Programming
13 4 (7.84%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 51 (100.00%) Java
2 19 (37.25%) JavaScript
3 16 (31.37%) Scala
4 12 (23.53%) Clojure
4 12 (23.53%) Groovy
5 8 (15.69%) Ruby
6 5 (9.80%) SQL
7 4 (7.84%) Python
8 3 (5.88%) F#
9 2 (3.92%) Perl
10 1 (1.96%) Go
10 1 (1.96%) PL/SQL
System Software
1 9 (17.65%) Virtual Machines
2 1 (1.96%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (5.88%) Puppet
2 1 (1.96%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 4 (7.84%) Oracle
2 1 (1.96%) FatWire
2 1 (1.96%) Google
2 1 (1.96%) hybris
2 1 (1.96%) IBM
2 1 (1.96%) Kony
2 1 (1.96%) Red Hat
2 1 (1.96%) Sybase
2 1 (1.96%) Yahoo!