The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Reading 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 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
24 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Senior Java Developer
Rank 70 66 70
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +4
Contract jobs requiring a Senior Java Developer 3 1 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 0.35% 0.12% 0.32%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.37% 0.12% 0.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 0
Median daily rate £500 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £413 £425
% change year-on-year
+9.09% -2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £49.50 -
Senior Java Developer
Berkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Reading 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
Reading
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
806 805 883
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 93.18% 93.39% 93.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 471 394 398
Median daily rate £400 £375 £370
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +1.35%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £230 £258
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £515 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £398 £368 £350
% change year-on-year
+8.16% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 36 50 29
Median hourly rate £21.33 £21.55 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-1.02% +30.60%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.50 £13.25 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.00 £30.90 £22.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.45 £16.14 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+8.11% -2.18%

Senior Java Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

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

Senior Java Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

Senior Java Developer
Daily Rate Trend in Reading

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

Senior Java Developer Daily Rate Trend in Reading

Senior Java Developer
Daily Rate Histogram in Reading

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

Senior Java Developer Daily Rate Histogram in Reading

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

For the 6 months to 24 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 Reading region featuring Senior Java Developer in the job title.

1 10 (100.00%) Java
2 6 (60.00%) Web Services
3 5 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (50.00%) TDD
3 5 (50.00%) RESTful
3 5 (50.00%) Jenkins
4 4 (40.00%) Information Governance
4 4 (40.00%) Degree
4 4 (40.00%) Riak
4 4 (40.00%) Big Data
4 4 (40.00%) Apache Cassandra
4 4 (40.00%) NoSQL
4 4 (40.00%) Computer Science
4 4 (40.00%) Unit Testing
4 4 (40.00%) Secure Coding
4 4 (40.00%) Document Management
4 4 (40.00%) Maven
4 4 (40.00%) Disaster Recovery
4 4 (40.00%) Scrum
4 4 (40.00%) Business Continuity
4 4 (40.00%) Ant
4 4 (40.00%) Linux
5 3 (30.00%) JBoss
6 2 (20.00%) Eclipse
6 2 (20.00%) CSS
6 2 (20.00%) JavaScript
6 2 (20.00%) PL/SQL
6 2 (20.00%) SQL
6 2 (20.00%) HTML
6 2 (20.00%) Java EE

Senior Java Developer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Reading 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 (30.00%) JBoss
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (40.00%) Apache Cassandra
1 4 (40.00%) Big Data
1 4 (40.00%) NoSQL
1 4 (40.00%) Riak
Development Applications
1 5 (50.00%) Jenkins
2 4 (40.00%) Ant
2 4 (40.00%) Maven
3 2 (20.00%) Eclipse
4 1 (10.00%) Git (software)
4 1 (10.00%) Hudson
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (60.00%) Web Services
2 5 (50.00%) RESTful
3 2 (20.00%) CSS
3 2 (20.00%) HTML
3 2 (20.00%) Java EE
4 1 (10.00%) CGI
4 1 (10.00%) JSON
4 1 (10.00%) Node.js
4 1 (10.00%) REST
4 1 (10.00%) SOAP
4 1 (10.00%) Spring
4 1 (10.00%) Spring Boot
4 1 (10.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (40.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (10.00%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 4 (40.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (50.00%) TDD
2 4 (40.00%) Business Continuity
2 4 (40.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 4 (40.00%) Document Management
2 4 (40.00%) Information Governance
2 4 (40.00%) Scrum
2 4 (40.00%) Secure Coding
2 4 (40.00%) Unit Testing
3 1 (10.00%) API Development
Programming Languages
1 10 (100.00%) Java
2 2 (20.00%) JavaScript
2 2 (20.00%) PL/SQL
2 2 (20.00%) SQL
3 1 (10.00%) Python
Qualifications
1 4 (40.00%) Degree
2 1 (10.00%) SC Cleared
2 1 (10.00%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 1 (10.00%) SmartCo