The table below looks at the statistics for the Senior Java Developer role in IT contracts advertised for the South East 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 28 July 2015 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
28 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Senior Java Developer
Rank 238 228 221
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -7
Contract jobs requiring a Senior Java Developer 24 18 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.25% 0.20% 0.15%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.27% 0.21% 0.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 12 10
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£380 £430 £358
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.62% +20.27%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £333 £375 £348
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £403
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £388 £370
% change year-on-year
+9.67% +4.72%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £55.00 - £45.00
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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
8835 8451 7818
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 92.27% 92.02% 92.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 5209 4594 4023
Average daily rate £375 £350 £360
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -2.77%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £231 £213 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 415 412 553
Average hourly rate £16.00 £16.48 £17.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.91% -4.46%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.17 £11.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £40.00 £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £17.23
% change year-on-year
- -4.20%

Senior Java Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

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 28 July 2015.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Senior Java Developer within the South East region over the 3 months to 28 July 2015. 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
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Oxfordshire - 9 £441 - 1
Surrey +6 5 £450 +5.88% 2
Berkshire +4 4 £375 - 7
West Sussex -8 4 £325 - 2
Buckinghamshire -5 1 - - 1
Kent - 1 £350 -
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Senior Java Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 28 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South East 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 34 (100.00%) Java
2 19 (55.88%) Spring
3 17 (50.00%) JavaScript
3 17 (50.00%) Web Services
4 16 (47.06%) Oracle
4 16 (47.06%) Agile Software Development
4 16 (47.06%) TDD
5 13 (38.24%) Hibernate
6 12 (35.29%) SQL
6 12 (35.29%) HTML
7 11 (32.35%) J2EE
7 11 (32.35%) XML
7 11 (32.35%) jQuery
8 10 (29.41%) CSS
9 9 (26.47%) JUnit
9 9 (26.47%) Java EE
10 8 (23.53%) Git (software)
10 8 (23.53%) RESTful
10 8 (23.53%) BDD
10 8 (23.53%) REST
10 8 (23.53%) AngularJS
10 8 (23.53%) Jenkins
11 7 (20.59%) Amazon AWS
11 7 (20.59%) Multithreading
11 7 (20.59%) JSON
11 7 (20.59%) SQL Server
11 7 (20.59%) Tomcat
11 7 (20.59%) Python
12 6 (17.65%) JMS
12 6 (17.65%) SOA

Senior Java Developer
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South East 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 7 (20.59%) Tomcat
2 6 (17.65%) JBoss
3 3 (8.82%) Oracle Spatial
3 3 (8.82%) Confluence
4 2 (5.88%) WebLogic
5 1 (2.94%) WebSphere Application Server
5 1 (2.94%) Apache
5 1 (2.94%) WebSphere
5 1 (2.94%) Jetty
5 1 (2.94%) Mule
5 1 (2.94%) WildFly
5 1 (2.94%) Mule ESB
Business Applications
1 4 (11.76%) BusinessWorks
2 1 (2.94%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 7 (20.59%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (5.88%) Amazon SQS
2 2 (5.88%) Amazon S3
3 1 (2.94%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 5 (14.71%) HTTP
2 2 (5.88%) TCP/IP
3 1 (2.94%) Intranet
3 1 (2.94%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (20.59%) SQL Server
2 5 (14.71%) Relational Database
3 3 (8.82%) MySQL
3 3 (8.82%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (2.94%) NoSQL
4 1 (2.94%) Oracle Database
4 1 (2.94%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 9 (26.47%) JUnit
2 8 (23.53%) Jenkins
2 8 (23.53%) Git (software)
3 6 (17.65%) Eclipse
4 5 (14.71%) Maven
5 4 (11.76%) ANTLR
5 4 (11.76%) VisualVM
5 4 (11.76%) YourKit
6 3 (8.82%) TeamCity
6 3 (8.82%) Mockito
6 3 (8.82%) JIRA
7 2 (5.88%) Subversion
8 1 (2.94%) Selenium
8 1 (2.94%) Talend Open Studio
8 1 (2.94%) Cucumber
General
1 3 (8.82%) Finance
2 2 (5.88%) Telecoms
3 1 (2.94%) Electronics
3 1 (2.94%) Manufacturing
3 1 (2.94%) Publishing
3 1 (2.94%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (55.88%) Spring
2 17 (50.00%) Web Services
3 13 (38.24%) Hibernate
4 12 (35.29%) HTML
5 11 (32.35%) J2EE
5 11 (32.35%) XML
5 11 (32.35%) jQuery
6 10 (29.41%) CSS
7 9 (26.47%) Java EE
8 8 (23.53%) RESTful
8 8 (23.53%) REST
8 8 (23.53%) AngularJS
9 7 (20.59%) JSON
10 6 (17.65%) JDBC
10 6 (17.65%) JMS
11 5 (14.71%) Spring MVC
12 4 (11.76%) Ajax
12 4 (11.76%) Dojo
12 4 (11.76%) MyBatis
12 4 (11.76%) Apache Thrift
Miscellaneous
1 6 (17.65%) GIS
2 4 (11.76%) Computer Science
2 4 (11.76%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.94%) DTV
3 1 (2.94%) Mobile App
3 1 (2.94%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 6 (17.65%) Linux
2 1 (2.94%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (47.06%) Agile Software Development
1 16 (47.06%) TDD
2 8 (23.53%) BDD
3 7 (20.59%) Multithreading
4 6 (17.65%) SOA
4 6 (17.65%) Scrum
5 5 (14.71%) MVC
5 5 (14.71%) Software Engineering
5 5 (14.71%) Continuous Integration
6 4 (11.76%) Low Latency
6 4 (11.76%) BPMN
6 4 (11.76%) Technical Architecture
6 4 (11.76%) Web Development
6 4 (11.76%) Information Security
6 4 (11.76%) Code Coverage
6 4 (11.76%) UML
7 3 (8.82%) Computer Security
7 3 (8.82%) User Stories
8 2 (5.88%) SDLC
8 2 (5.88%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 34 (100.00%) Java
2 17 (50.00%) JavaScript
3 12 (35.29%) SQL
4 7 (20.59%) Python
5 1 (2.94%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (17.65%) Security Cleared
2 4 (11.76%) Degree
3 3 (8.82%) OCPJWCD
3 3 (8.82%) OCPJP
3 3 (8.82%) OCMJD
4 2 (5.88%) Sun Certification
5 1 (2.94%) Oracle Certification
5 1 (2.94%) SC Cleared
Systems Management
1 2 (5.88%) Puppet
1 2 (5.88%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (5.88%) Ansible
Vendors
1 16 (47.06%) Oracle
2 4 (11.76%) TIBCO
3 3 (8.82%) Progress
3 3 (8.82%) Sun
4 1 (2.94%) SAP
4 1 (2.94%) ATG
4 1 (2.94%) hybris
4 1 (2.94%) Talend
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