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 25 September 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
25 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Senior Java Developer
Rank 214 241 249
Rank change year-on-year
+27 +8
Contract jobs requiring a Senior Java Developer 38 31 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.46% 0.31% 0.097%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.49% 0.33% 0.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 21 5
Median daily rate £475 £450 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% +20.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £375 £310
10% offered a daily rate of more than £556 £500 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £475 £475 £375
% change year-on-year
- +26.66%
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
7813 9355 8723
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 93.76% 94.71% 94.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 4742 5626 4826
Median daily rate £400 £380 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.26% +8.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £250 £205
10% offered a daily rate of more than £538 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £376 £351
% change year-on-year
+3.86% +6.93%
Number of hourly rates quoted 367 435 463
Median hourly rate £18.00 £18.25 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-1.36% +14.06%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.25 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £42.50 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.33 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-4.78% +5.03%

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 25 September 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 25 September 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 +3 12 £450 -2.70% 2
Hampshire +17 10 £625 +66.66% 4
East Sussex - 10 £531 - 1
Berkshire +8 4 £478 +3.24% 1
Buckinghamshire +23 1 £400 - 4
Surrey +3 1 £525 +5.00% 1
Senior Java Developer
England

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

For the 6 months to 25 September 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 96 (100.00%) Java
2 55 (57.29%) Spring
3 50 (52.08%) Agile Software Development
4 40 (41.67%) TDD
5 39 (40.63%) Scrum
6 32 (33.33%) JUnit
7 29 (30.21%) SQL
8 27 (28.13%) Git (software)
9 26 (27.08%) Maven
10 25 (26.04%) J2EE
10 25 (26.04%) Eclipse
11 22 (22.92%) Linux
12 21 (21.88%) Tomcat
12 21 (21.88%) REST
13 20 (20.83%) BDD
14 19 (19.79%) JavaScript
15 18 (18.75%) Subversion
15 18 (18.75%) Jenkins
16 17 (17.71%) Pair Programming
16 17 (17.71%) JIRA
17 16 (16.67%) XML
18 15 (15.63%) HTML
18 15 (15.63%) JSON
18 15 (15.63%) Spring Boot
19 14 (14.58%) Mockito
19 14 (14.58%) Scala
19 14 (14.58%) Kanban
19 14 (14.58%) CSS
20 13 (13.54%) Ant
20 13 (13.54%) JSP

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 21 (21.88%) Tomcat
2 13 (13.54%) Cloud Foundry
3 9 (9.38%) JBoss
4 5 (5.21%) Apache
4 5 (5.21%) Apache Spark
5 4 (4.17%) GemFire
5 4 (4.17%) WebSphere
6 3 (3.13%) Documentum
7 1 (1.04%) Drupal
7 1 (1.04%) Elasticsearch
7 1 (1.04%) Jetty
7 1 (1.04%) Mule
7 1 (1.04%) OpenStack
7 1 (1.04%) Oracle HTTP Server
7 1 (1.04%) SharePoint
7 1 (1.04%) WebLogic
Business Applications
1 2 (2.08%) BusinessWorks
Cloud Services
1 7 (7.29%) Bluemix
1 7 (7.29%) IBM Cloud
2 5 (5.21%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (5.21%) GitHub
2 5 (5.21%) PaaS
3 4 (4.17%) Cloud Computing
4 2 (2.08%) Microsoft Azure
5 1 (1.04%) Heroku
5 1 (1.04%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.08%) SSL
2 1 (1.04%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (9.38%) MySQL
2 8 (8.33%) Big Data
3 7 (7.29%) MongoDB
4 5 (5.21%) Apache Hive
4 5 (5.21%) Hadoop
4 5 (5.21%) Oracle Database
5 4 (4.17%) HBase
5 4 (4.17%) OLTP
6 3 (3.13%) PostgreSQL
6 3 (3.13%) Relational Database
6 3 (3.13%) SQL Server
7 2 (2.08%) Apache Cassandra
7 2 (2.08%) IBM InfoSphere
8 1 (1.04%) Couchbase
8 1 (1.04%) Data Warehouse
8 1 (1.04%) Hazelcast
8 1 (1.04%) NoSQL
8 1 (1.04%) Redis
Development Applications
1 32 (33.33%) JUnit
2 27 (28.13%) Git (software)
3 26 (27.08%) Maven
4 25 (26.04%) Eclipse
5 18 (18.75%) Jenkins
5 18 (18.75%) Subversion
6 17 (17.71%) JIRA
7 14 (14.58%) Mockito
8 13 (13.54%) Ant
9 12 (12.50%) Cucumber
10 9 (9.38%) Gradle
10 9 (9.38%) Selenium
11 7 (7.29%) Hamcrest
12 6 (6.25%) GitLab
13 5 (5.21%) JMeter
14 4 (4.17%) CruiseControl
15 3 (3.13%) StarTeam
16 2 (2.08%) Hudson
16 2 (2.08%) LoadRunner
16 2 (2.08%) SoapUI
General
1 12 (12.50%) Finance
2 10 (10.42%) Banking
3 3 (3.13%) Retail
4 2 (2.08%) Law
5 1 (1.04%) Games
5 1 (1.04%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.04%) Pharmaceutical
5 1 (1.04%) Spanish Language
5 1 (1.04%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 55 (57.29%) Spring
2 25 (26.04%) J2EE
3 21 (21.88%) REST
4 16 (16.67%) XML
5 15 (15.63%) HTML
5 15 (15.63%) JSON
5 15 (15.63%) Spring Boot
6 14 (14.58%) CSS
7 13 (13.54%) AngularJS
7 13 (13.54%) JSP
8 11 (11.46%) Hibernate
9 10 (10.42%) jQuery
10 9 (9.38%) Servlets
10 9 (9.38%) SOAP
10 9 (9.38%) Web Services
11 8 (8.33%) JDBC
11 8 (8.33%) JPA
11 8 (8.33%) Spring MVC
12 7 (7.29%) JMS
13 6 (6.25%) Struts
Miscellaneous
1 4 (4.17%) Enterprise Software
2 3 (3.13%) Management Information System
2 3 (3.13%) N-Tier
2 3 (3.13%) Taxonomies
2 3 (3.13%) User Experience
3 2 (2.08%) Algorithms
3 2 (2.08%) Cryptography
3 2 (2.08%) Replication
3 2 (2.08%) Smart Meter
3 2 (2.08%) Virtual Team
4 1 (1.04%) Data Integration
4 1 (1.04%) Data Structures
4 1 (1.04%) Fintech
4 1 (1.04%) Inversion of Control
4 1 (1.04%) Online Games
4 1 (1.04%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 22 (22.92%) Linux
2 6 (6.25%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 5 (5.21%) Unix
4 1 (1.04%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 50 (52.08%) Agile Software Development
2 40 (41.67%) TDD
3 39 (40.63%) Scrum
4 20 (20.83%) BDD
5 17 (17.71%) Pair Programming
6 14 (14.58%) Kanban
7 13 (13.54%) E-Commerce
8 10 (10.42%) Domain-Driven Design
9 9 (9.38%) OOD
9 9 (9.38%) OOP
9 9 (9.38%) UML
10 8 (8.33%) AOP
10 8 (8.33%) Continuous Delivery
10 8 (8.33%) RUP
11 7 (7.29%) Continuous Integration
11 7 (7.29%) CQRS
11 7 (7.29%) MVC
11 7 (7.29%) Unit Testing
12 6 (6.25%) Migration
12 6 (6.25%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 96 (100.00%) Java
2 29 (30.21%) SQL
3 19 (19.79%) JavaScript
4 14 (14.58%) Scala
5 8 (8.33%) AspectJ
6 7 (7.29%) Python
7 6 (6.25%) Groovy
8 4 (4.17%) PL/SQL
8 4 (4.17%) Shell Script
9 2 (2.08%) C++
10 1 (1.04%) Bash Shell
10 1 (1.04%) Go
10 1 (1.04%) PHP
10 1 (1.04%) Ruby
10 1 (1.04%) T-SQL
10 1 (1.04%) XPath
10 1 (1.04%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 6 (6.25%) Security Cleared
2 3 (3.13%) Degree
3 2 (2.08%) SC Cleared
4 1 (1.04%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (4.17%) QA
System Software
1 4 (4.17%) Docker
1 4 (4.17%) HDFS
2 2 (2.08%) Apache ZooKeeper
3 1 (1.04%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 3 (3.13%) Packer
Vendors
1 11 (11.46%) IBM
2 8 (8.33%) Oracle
3 4 (4.17%) Red Hat
4 2 (2.08%) TIBCO
5 1 (1.04%) MuleSoft
5 1 (1.04%) SAP
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