The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the South East 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 2 December 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
2 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Senior Java Developer
Rank 213 221 263
Rank change year-on-year
+8 +42
Contract jobs requiring a Senior Java Developer 33 52 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.43% 0.54% 0.060%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.45% 0.57% 0.064%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 46 4
Median daily rate £450 £450 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +16.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £360 £358
10% offered a daily rate of more than £494 £550 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £475 £425
% change year-on-year
-5.26% +11.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
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 South East 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
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
7257 9046 9406
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 93.63% 94.80% 94.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 4229 5231 5158
Median daily rate £400 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £213 £260 £208
10% offered a daily rate of more than £538 £525 £518
UK excluding London median daily rate £396 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+2.85% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 415 513 517
Median hourly rate £15.00 £18.00 £15.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-16.66% +16.12%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.66 £47.50 £40.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £15.79
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +7.66%

Senior Java Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

Senior Java Developer Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

Senior Java Developer
Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

Senior Java Developer Daily Rate Trend in the South East

Senior Java Developer
Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Senior Java Developer across the South East region over the 3 months to 2 December 2016.

Senior Java Developer Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

Senior Java Developer
Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

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

Senior Java Developer Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

Senior Java Developer
Contract Job Locations in the South East

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 South East region over the 3 months to 2 December 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
Hampshire +30 10 £500 +33.33% 3
Oxfordshire -7 8 £475 - 2
Berkshire +12 5 - - 4
Buckinghamshire +14 3 £400 +11.88% 2
East Sussex +4 3 £400 -27.27% 2
Surrey +5 2 £400 -5.88% 4
West Sussex +9 1 £488 +1.56% 1
Kent 0 1 £450 +28.57%
Senior Java Developer
England

Senior Java Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 2 December 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 South East region featuring Senior Java Developer in the job title.

1 73 (100.00%) Java
2 46 (63.01%) Spring
3 40 (54.79%) Agile Software Development
4 34 (46.58%) TDD
5 32 (43.84%) JUnit
6 29 (39.73%) Scrum
7 28 (38.36%) Git (software)
8 24 (32.88%) JavaScript
9 23 (31.51%) SQL
10 21 (28.77%) Maven
11 19 (26.03%) J2EE
11 19 (26.03%) Linux
11 19 (26.03%) REST
11 19 (26.03%) AngularJS
12 17 (23.29%) Jenkins
12 17 (23.29%) Eclipse
13 16 (21.92%) Tomcat
13 16 (21.92%) CSS
13 16 (21.92%) HTML
13 16 (21.92%) Hibernate
13 16 (21.92%) BDD
14 15 (20.55%) jQuery
15 14 (19.18%) Spring Boot
15 14 (19.18%) XML
16 13 (17.81%) Oracle
16 13 (17.81%) Ant
16 13 (17.81%) Subversion
17 12 (16.44%) Java EE
17 12 (16.44%) Spring MVC
17 12 (16.44%) Unit Testing

Senior Java Developer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in the South East 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 16 (21.92%) Tomcat
2 8 (10.96%) Cloud Foundry
3 7 (9.59%) Apache Spark
4 6 (8.22%) GemFire
5 5 (6.85%) Apache
5 5 (6.85%) Elasticsearch
6 4 (5.48%) JBoss
6 4 (5.48%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 4 (5.48%) WebSphere
7 3 (4.11%) Documentum
7 3 (4.11%) Oracle Spatial
8 2 (2.74%) nginx
9 1 (1.37%) Confluence
9 1 (1.37%) Drupal
9 1 (1.37%) Jetty
9 1 (1.37%) Mule
9 1 (1.37%) SharePoint
9 1 (1.37%) WebLogic
Business Applications
1 4 (5.48%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 9 (12.33%) Cloud Computing
2 8 (10.96%) GitHub
3 6 (8.22%) Amazon AWS
3 6 (8.22%) PaaS
4 2 (2.74%) Bluemix
4 2 (2.74%) IBM Cloud
5 1 (1.37%) Amazon ElastiCache
5 1 (1.37%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.37%) AMQP
1 1 (1.37%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (12.33%) Big Data
2 8 (10.96%) Hadoop
2 8 (10.96%) MongoDB
3 6 (8.22%) Apache Hive
3 6 (8.22%) HBase
4 5 (6.85%) OLTP
4 5 (6.85%) PostgreSQL
5 4 (5.48%) MySQL
6 3 (4.11%) GIS
6 3 (4.11%) Oracle Database
7 2 (2.74%) IBM InfoSphere
7 2 (2.74%) NoSQL
7 2 (2.74%) Relational Database
7 2 (2.74%) SQL Server
8 1 (1.37%) Apache Cassandra
8 1 (1.37%) Data Warehouse
8 1 (1.37%) JasperReports
8 1 (1.37%) Oracle Database 10g
8 1 (1.37%) Oracle Database 11g
8 1 (1.37%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 32 (43.84%) JUnit
2 28 (38.36%) Git (software)
3 21 (28.77%) Maven
4 17 (23.29%) Eclipse
4 17 (23.29%) Jenkins
5 13 (17.81%) Ant
5 13 (17.81%) Subversion
6 12 (16.44%) Mockito
7 11 (15.07%) Cucumber
7 11 (15.07%) JIRA
8 10 (13.70%) Gradle
9 6 (8.22%) Selenium
10 5 (6.85%) GitLab
11 4 (5.48%) TeamCity
12 3 (4.11%) CruiseControl
12 3 (4.11%) StarTeam
13 2 (2.74%) Atlassian Bamboo
13 2 (2.74%) JMeter
13 2 (2.74%) LoadRunner
13 2 (2.74%) SoapUI
General
1 6 (8.22%) Finance
2 4 (5.48%) Banking
3 1 (1.37%) Games
3 1 (1.37%) Manufacturing
3 1 (1.37%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 46 (63.01%) Spring
2 19 (26.03%) AngularJS
2 19 (26.03%) J2EE
2 19 (26.03%) REST
3 16 (21.92%) CSS
3 16 (21.92%) Hibernate
3 16 (21.92%) HTML
4 15 (20.55%) jQuery
5 14 (19.18%) Spring Boot
5 14 (19.18%) XML
6 12 (16.44%) Java EE
6 12 (16.44%) Spring MVC
7 11 (15.07%) JPA
7 11 (15.07%) JSON
8 10 (13.70%) JMS
9 8 (10.96%) Spring Integration
9 8 (10.96%) Web Services
10 6 (8.22%) Kafka
10 6 (8.22%) Play Framework
10 6 (8.22%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 3 (4.11%) Enterprise Software
1 3 (4.11%) Management Information System
1 3 (4.11%) Taxonomies
1 3 (4.11%) Virtual Team
2 2 (2.74%) Replication
3 1 (1.37%) Data Integration
3 1 (1.37%) Data Structures
3 1 (1.37%) Inversion of Control
3 1 (1.37%) Online Games
Operating Systems
1 19 (26.03%) Linux
2 7 (9.59%) Unix
3 6 (8.22%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (2.74%) Windows
5 1 (1.37%) Android
5 1 (1.37%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (54.79%) Agile Software Development
2 34 (46.58%) TDD
3 29 (39.73%) Scrum
4 16 (21.92%) BDD
5 12 (16.44%) Unit Testing
6 11 (15.07%) Kanban
6 11 (15.07%) MVC
7 9 (12.33%) E-Commerce
8 7 (9.59%) Pair Programming
9 6 (8.22%) Benchmarking
9 6 (8.22%) Migration
9 6 (8.22%) Validation
10 5 (6.85%) SOA
11 4 (5.48%) BPMN
11 4 (5.48%) Process Improvement
11 4 (5.48%) UML
11 4 (5.48%) User Stories
12 3 (4.11%) Continuous Integration
12 3 (4.11%) Front End Development
12 3 (4.11%) Identity Access Management
Programming Languages
1 73 (100.00%) Java
2 24 (32.88%) JavaScript
3 23 (31.51%) SQL
4 9 (12.33%) Python
4 9 (12.33%) Scala
5 6 (8.22%) Shell Script
6 5 (6.85%) Groovy
6 5 (6.85%) XPath
7 2 (2.74%) AspectJ
7 2 (2.74%) C#
7 2 (2.74%) C++
7 2 (2.74%) PL/SQL
8 1 (1.37%) Perl
8 1 (1.37%) PHP
8 1 (1.37%) VB.NET
8 1 (1.37%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 10 (13.70%) Security Cleared
2 4 (5.48%) Degree
3 3 (4.11%) DV Cleared
4 1 (1.37%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (6.85%) QA
System Software
1 6 (8.22%) Docker
2 5 (6.85%) HDFS
3 2 (2.74%) Apache ZooKeeper
Systems Management
1 3 (4.11%) Ansible
1 3 (4.11%) Opscode Chef
1 3 (4.11%) Packer
1 3 (4.11%) Puppet
2 2 (2.74%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 13 (17.81%) Oracle
2 7 (9.59%) IBM
3 6 (8.22%) Red Hat
4 1 (1.37%) F5
4 1 (1.37%) MuleSoft
4 1 (1.37%) Talend
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