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 29 August 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
29 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Senior Java Developer
Rank 217 242 243
Rank change year-on-year
+25 +1
Contract jobs requiring a Senior Java Developer 43 30 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.50% 0.31% 0.15%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.53% 0.32% 0.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 32 19 6
Median daily rate £525 £375 £438
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+40.00% -14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £345 £315
10% offered a daily rate of more than £573 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £475 £450 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.55% +20.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
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 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
8166 9231 8767
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 94.01% 95.04% 94.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 4940 5532 4856
Median daily rate £400 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £230 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £495
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 365 428 431
Median hourly rate £21.50 £17.00 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+26.47% +3.03%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £48.00 £40.00 £42.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +3.03%

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 29 August 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 29 August 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
Oxfordshire +5 12 £450 +12.50% 3
East Sussex - 12 £531 - 1
Hampshire - 7 £625 - 2
Berkshire +4 4 £505 +20.59% 2
Surrey -4 4 £525 +10.52% 1
Buckinghamshire +13 2 £350 - 4
Kent +6 2 - -
Senior Java Developer
England

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

For the 6 months to 29 August 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.

1 105 (100.00%) Java
2 60 (57.14%) Spring
3 55 (52.38%) Agile Software Development
4 42 (40.00%) Scrum
5 40 (38.10%) TDD
6 31 (29.52%) JUnit
7 27 (25.71%) SQL
8 25 (23.81%) Linux
8 25 (23.81%) Eclipse
8 25 (23.81%) Maven
8 25 (23.81%) Git (software)
8 25 (23.81%) REST
9 24 (22.86%) J2EE
10 22 (20.95%) Tomcat
11 20 (19.05%) JavaScript
11 20 (19.05%) BDD
12 19 (18.10%) Pair Programming
13 18 (17.14%) JIRA
14 17 (16.19%) Jenkins
14 17 (16.19%) Subversion
14 17 (16.19%) HTML
15 16 (15.24%) Scala
16 15 (14.29%) JSON
16 15 (14.29%) Mockito
16 15 (14.29%) JSP
16 15 (14.29%) CSS
16 15 (14.29%) Web Services
16 15 (14.29%) XML
17 14 (13.33%) JMS
17 14 (13.33%) Hibernate

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 22 (20.95%) Tomcat
2 12 (11.43%) Cloud Foundry
3 10 (9.52%) JBoss
4 3 (2.86%) Apache
4 3 (2.86%) Apache Spark
4 3 (2.86%) WebSphere
5 2 (1.90%) Apache Solr
5 2 (1.90%) Confluence
5 2 (1.90%) Documentum
5 2 (1.90%) GemFire
6 1 (0.95%) Drupal
6 1 (0.95%) Elasticsearch
6 1 (0.95%) OpenStack
6 1 (0.95%) Oracle HTTP Server
6 1 (0.95%) SharePoint
6 1 (0.95%) WebLogic
Business Applications
1 2 (1.90%) BusinessWorks
Cloud Services
1 7 (6.67%) Bluemix
1 7 (6.67%) IBM Cloud
2 6 (5.71%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (3.81%) GitHub
3 4 (3.81%) PaaS
4 3 (2.86%) Cloud Computing
5 2 (1.90%) Microsoft Azure
6 1 (0.95%) Heroku
6 1 (0.95%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (4.76%) HTTP
2 2 (1.90%) SSL
2 2 (1.90%) TCP/IP
3 1 (0.95%) AMQP
3 1 (0.95%) tcpdump
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (11.43%) MySQL
2 5 (4.76%) Big Data
2 5 (4.76%) MongoDB
2 5 (4.76%) Oracle Database
2 5 (4.76%) Relational Database
3 4 (3.81%) PostgreSQL
4 3 (2.86%) Apache Hive
4 3 (2.86%) Hadoop
4 3 (2.86%) SQL Server
5 2 (1.90%) Apache Cassandra
5 2 (1.90%) HBase
5 2 (1.90%) OLTP
6 1 (0.95%) Couchbase
6 1 (0.95%) Hazelcast
6 1 (0.95%) IBM InfoSphere
6 1 (0.95%) Redis
6 1 (0.95%) VoltDB
Development Applications
1 31 (29.52%) JUnit
2 25 (23.81%) Eclipse
2 25 (23.81%) Git (software)
2 25 (23.81%) Maven
3 18 (17.14%) JIRA
4 17 (16.19%) Jenkins
4 17 (16.19%) Subversion
5 15 (14.29%) Mockito
6 11 (10.48%) Ant
7 10 (9.52%) Cucumber
7 10 (9.52%) Selenium
8 9 (8.57%) Hamcrest
9 7 (6.67%) Gradle
9 7 (6.67%) JMeter
10 5 (4.76%) GitLab
11 3 (2.86%) CruiseControl
11 3 (2.86%) Hudson
12 2 (1.90%) ANTLR
12 2 (1.90%) Atlassian Bamboo
12 2 (1.90%) StarTeam
General
1 12 (11.43%) Finance
2 10 (9.52%) Banking
3 3 (2.86%) Retail
4 2 (1.90%) Law
5 1 (0.95%) Games
5 1 (0.95%) Manufacturing
5 1 (0.95%) Pharmaceutical
5 1 (0.95%) Publishing
5 1 (0.95%) Spanish Language
5 1 (0.95%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 60 (57.14%) Spring
2 25 (23.81%) REST
3 24 (22.86%) J2EE
4 17 (16.19%) HTML
5 15 (14.29%) CSS
5 15 (14.29%) JSON
5 15 (14.29%) JSP
5 15 (14.29%) Web Services
5 15 (14.29%) XML
6 14 (13.33%) Hibernate
6 14 (13.33%) JMS
7 13 (12.38%) RESTful
7 13 (12.38%) Spring Boot
8 10 (9.52%) AngularJS
8 10 (9.52%) JDBC
8 10 (9.52%) Servlets
9 9 (8.57%) jQuery
10 8 (7.62%) Drools
10 8 (7.62%) SOAP
10 8 (7.62%) Struts
Miscellaneous
1 5 (4.76%) N-Tier
1 5 (4.76%) User Experience
2 4 (3.81%) Enterprise Software
3 3 (2.86%) Digital Media
3 3 (2.86%) Virtual Team
4 2 (1.90%) Algorithms
4 2 (1.90%) Cryptography
4 2 (1.90%) Management Information System
4 2 (1.90%) Replication
4 2 (1.90%) Smart Meter
4 2 (1.90%) Taxonomies
5 1 (0.95%) Fintech
5 1 (0.95%) Online Games
5 1 (0.95%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 25 (23.81%) Linux
2 5 (4.76%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 4 (3.81%) Unix
4 1 (0.95%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 55 (52.38%) Agile Software Development
2 42 (40.00%) Scrum
3 40 (38.10%) TDD
4 20 (19.05%) BDD
5 19 (18.10%) Pair Programming
6 13 (12.38%) Kanban
7 12 (11.43%) E-Commerce
8 11 (10.48%) Continuous Integration
9 10 (9.52%) Domain-Driven Design
10 9 (8.57%) OOD
10 9 (8.57%) UML
11 8 (7.62%) AOP
11 8 (7.62%) BPMN
11 8 (7.62%) Continuous Delivery
11 8 (7.62%) MVC
11 8 (7.62%) OOP
11 8 (7.62%) RUP
11 8 (7.62%) Unit Testing
12 7 (6.67%) CQRS
12 7 (6.67%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 105 (100.00%) Java
2 27 (25.71%) SQL
3 20 (19.05%) JavaScript
4 16 (15.24%) Scala
5 9 (8.57%) Python
6 8 (7.62%) AspectJ
7 5 (4.76%) Groovy
8 4 (3.81%) PL/SQL
9 3 (2.86%) Ruby
9 3 (2.86%) Shell Script
10 2 (1.90%) C#
11 1 (0.95%) Bash Shell
11 1 (0.95%) C++
11 1 (0.95%) Erlang
11 1 (0.95%) Go
11 1 (0.95%) PHP
11 1 (0.95%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (6.67%) Security Cleared
2 3 (2.86%) Degree
2 3 (2.86%) SC Cleared
3 1 (0.95%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (3.81%) QA
System Software
1 4 (3.81%) Docker
2 2 (1.90%) Apache ZooKeeper
2 2 (1.90%) HDFS
3 1 (0.95%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 3 (2.86%) Packer
Vendors
1 10 (9.52%) Oracle
2 8 (7.62%) IBM
3 2 (1.90%) Google
3 2 (1.90%) Red Hat
3 2 (1.90%) TIBCO
4 1 (0.95%) SAP
Oxfordshire
Spectrum IT
Rate: £400 per day
Posted: 12 days ago