The table below looks at the statistics for the Senior Java Developer role in IT contracts advertised for the Reading 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 9 February 2016 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
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Senior Java Developer
Rank 67 - 73
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs requiring a Senior Java Developer 10 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 1.03% - 0.099%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.09% - 0.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 0 0
Average daily rate £475 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £413 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.03% +10.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
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
916 832 935
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 94.14% 95.30% 92.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 532 442 448
Average daily rate £400 £400 £385
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.89%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £190 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £550 £513
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 49 22 32
Average hourly rate £45.15 £19.50 £16.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+131.55% +21.87%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.50 £13.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £135.00 £42.50 £175.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -

Senior Java Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

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

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Reading 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 11 (100.00%) Java
2 10 (90.91%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (81.82%) TDD
3 9 (81.82%) Web Services
3 9 (81.82%) Linux
3 9 (81.82%) Unit Testing
3 9 (81.82%) RESTful
4 7 (63.64%) Apache Cassandra
4 7 (63.64%) NoSQL
4 7 (63.64%) Riak
4 7 (63.64%) Big Data
4 7 (63.64%) Jenkins
4 7 (63.64%) Information Governance
4 7 (63.64%) Computer Science
4 7 (63.64%) Degree
4 7 (63.64%) Secure Coding
4 7 (63.64%) Ant
4 7 (63.64%) Document Management
4 7 (63.64%) Maven
4 7 (63.64%) Scrum
4 7 (63.64%) Business Continuity
4 7 (63.64%) Disaster Recovery
5 2 (18.18%) J2EE
5 2 (18.18%) REST
6 1 (9.09%) SDLC
6 1 (9.09%) Oracle Database
6 1 (9.09%) Logical Data Model
6 1 (9.09%) HTML
6 1 (9.09%) Wealth Management
6 1 (9.09%) Oracle

Senior Java Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Reading 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 1 (9.09%) PowerExchange
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (63.64%) Apache Cassandra
1 7 (63.64%) Big Data
1 7 (63.64%) NoSQL
1 7 (63.64%) Riak
2 1 (9.09%) BusinessObjects
2 1 (9.09%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (9.09%) Oracle Database
2 1 (9.09%) Oracle9i Database
Development Applications
1 7 (63.64%) Ant
1 7 (63.64%) Jenkins
1 7 (63.64%) Maven
General
1 1 (9.09%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (81.82%) RESTful
1 9 (81.82%) Web Services
2 2 (18.18%) J2EE
2 2 (18.18%) REST
3 1 (9.09%) CSS
3 1 (9.09%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 7 (63.64%) Computer Science
2 1 (9.09%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 9 (81.82%) Linux
2 1 (9.09%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (90.91%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (81.82%) TDD
2 9 (81.82%) Unit Testing
3 7 (63.64%) Business Continuity
3 7 (63.64%) Disaster Recovery
3 7 (63.64%) Document Management
3 7 (63.64%) Information Governance
3 7 (63.64%) Scrum
3 7 (63.64%) Secure Coding
4 1 (9.09%) Data Modelling
4 1 (9.09%) Logical Data Model
4 1 (9.09%) RAD
4 1 (9.09%) SDLC
4 1 (9.09%) Wealth Management
Programming Languages
1 11 (100.00%) Java
2 1 (9.09%) JavaScript
2 1 (9.09%) Python
Qualifications
1 7 (63.64%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (9.09%) ISO 9001
Vendors
1 1 (9.09%) Informatica
1 1 (9.09%) Oracle
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