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 20 January 2017 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
20 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Senior Java Developer
England / South East
Rank 207 191 251
Rank change year-on-year
-16 +60
Contract jobs requiring a Senior Java Developer 31 61 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.43% 0.74% 0.11%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.46% 0.78% 0.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 55 6
Median daily rate £444 £428 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.80% +6.87%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £355 £313
10% offered a daily rate of more than £508 £550 £488
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £441 £413
% change year-on-year
+1.98% +6.96%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

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
6771 7819 8709
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 93.29% 94.24% 93.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 3909 4585 4713
Median daily rate £400 £398 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.62% +6.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £235 £250 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £518
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 341 405 424
Median hourly rate £17.43 £17.50 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-0.40% +6.06%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.80 £11.50 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.50 £52.63 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
- +9.37%

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 20 January 2017.

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 20 January 2017. 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 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
Buckinghamshire -1 8 £350 -1.40% 5
Berkshire +11 6 £425 -10.52% 8
Hampshire +10 6 £500 +35.13% 5
Oxfordshire -7 4 £475 +5.55% 4
Surrey +5 3 £500 +19.04% 2
West Sussex -1 1 £488 -2.50% 2
East Sussex -1 1 £400 -27.27% 3
Kent -2 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 20 January 2017, 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 64 (100.00%) Java
2 39 (60.94%) Spring
3 36 (56.25%) Agile Software Development
4 28 (43.75%) Git (software)
5 24 (37.50%) TDD
6 23 (35.94%) Scrum
6 23 (35.94%) JUnit
7 22 (34.38%) JavaScript
8 20 (31.25%) Jenkins
9 19 (29.69%) Maven
10 18 (28.13%) Linux
11 17 (26.56%) AngularJS
12 16 (25.00%) REST
12 16 (25.00%) CSS
12 16 (25.00%) SQL
13 15 (23.44%) HTML
13 15 (23.44%) Java EE
13 15 (23.44%) Hibernate
14 14 (21.88%) jQuery
14 14 (21.88%) J2EE
14 14 (21.88%) XML
15 13 (20.31%) Oracle
15 13 (20.31%) Tomcat
15 13 (20.31%) Eclipse
15 13 (20.31%) Unit Testing
15 13 (20.31%) BDD
16 12 (18.75%) Spring Boot
16 12 (18.75%) Ant
17 11 (17.19%) Spring MVC
17 11 (17.19%) MVC

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 13 (20.31%) Tomcat
2 7 (10.94%) Apache Spark
3 6 (9.38%) Apache
3 6 (9.38%) Cloud Foundry
3 6 (9.38%) Elasticsearch
3 6 (9.38%) GemFire
3 6 (9.38%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 5 (7.81%) WebSphere
5 4 (6.25%) Oracle Spatial
6 3 (4.69%) Documentum
6 3 (4.69%) JBoss
7 2 (3.13%) nginx
8 1 (1.56%) Confluence
8 1 (1.56%) Drupal
8 1 (1.56%) Jetty
8 1 (1.56%) Mule
8 1 (1.56%) SharePoint
8 1 (1.56%) WebLogic
Business Applications
1 4 (6.25%) Oracle BPM
2 1 (1.56%) BusinessWorks
Cloud Services
1 8 (12.50%) Cloud Computing
1 8 (12.50%) GitHub
2 6 (9.38%) PaaS
3 5 (7.81%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (1.56%) Amazon ElastiCache
4 1 (1.56%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.13%) HTTP
1 2 (3.13%) HTTPS
2 1 (1.56%) AMQP
2 1 (1.56%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (14.06%) Big Data
2 8 (12.50%) Hadoop
3 6 (9.38%) Apache Hive
3 6 (9.38%) HBase
4 5 (7.81%) MongoDB
4 5 (7.81%) OLTP
5 4 (6.25%) GIS
5 4 (6.25%) PostgreSQL
5 4 (6.25%) SQL Server
6 3 (4.69%) Hazelcast
7 2 (3.13%) IBM InfoSphere
7 2 (3.13%) NoSQL
7 2 (3.13%) Relational Database
8 1 (1.56%) Couchbase
8 1 (1.56%) JasperReports
8 1 (1.56%) Oracle Database
8 1 (1.56%) Oracle Database 10g
8 1 (1.56%) Oracle Database 11g
8 1 (1.56%) Oracle Database 12c
8 1 (1.56%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 28 (43.75%) Git (software)
2 23 (35.94%) JUnit
3 20 (31.25%) Jenkins
4 19 (29.69%) Maven
5 13 (20.31%) Eclipse
6 12 (18.75%) Ant
7 11 (17.19%) Gradle
7 11 (17.19%) Subversion
8 9 (14.06%) JIRA
8 9 (14.06%) Mockito
9 8 (12.50%) Cucumber
10 7 (10.94%) Selenium
11 5 (7.81%) TeamCity
12 4 (6.25%) GitLab
13 3 (4.69%) CruiseControl
13 3 (4.69%) StarTeam
14 2 (3.13%) JMeter
14 2 (3.13%) LoadRunner
14 2 (3.13%) SoapUI
15 1 (1.56%) Artifactory
General
1 4 (6.25%) Finance
2 1 (1.56%) Banking
2 1 (1.56%) Law
2 1 (1.56%) Manufacturing
2 1 (1.56%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 39 (60.94%) Spring
2 17 (26.56%) AngularJS
3 16 (25.00%) CSS
3 16 (25.00%) REST
4 15 (23.44%) Hibernate
4 15 (23.44%) HTML
4 15 (23.44%) Java EE
5 14 (21.88%) J2EE
5 14 (21.88%) jQuery
5 14 (21.88%) XML
6 12 (18.75%) Spring Boot
7 11 (17.19%) Spring MVC
8 10 (15.63%) JMS
8 10 (15.63%) JPA
9 9 (14.06%) JSON
9 9 (14.06%) Spring Integration
9 9 (14.06%) Web Services
10 7 (10.94%) Grails
10 7 (10.94%) Play Framework
11 6 (9.38%) Kafka
Miscellaneous
1 3 (4.69%) Enterprise Software
1 3 (4.69%) Management Information System
1 3 (4.69%) Taxonomies
1 3 (4.69%) Virtual Team
2 2 (3.13%) Mobile App
2 2 (3.13%) Replication
3 1 (1.56%) Data Integration
3 1 (1.56%) Data Structures
3 1 (1.56%) Inversion of Control
Operating Systems
1 18 (28.13%) Linux
2 6 (9.38%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 6 (9.38%) Unix
3 4 (6.25%) Android
4 2 (3.13%) Windows
5 1 (1.56%) Apple iOS
5 1 (1.56%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (56.25%) Agile Software Development
2 24 (37.50%) TDD
3 23 (35.94%) Scrum
4 13 (20.31%) BDD
4 13 (20.31%) Unit Testing
5 11 (17.19%) MVC
6 9 (14.06%) SOA
7 6 (9.38%) Benchmarking
7 6 (9.38%) User Stories
7 6 (9.38%) Validation
8 5 (7.81%) Business Analysis
9 4 (6.25%) Continuous Integration
9 4 (6.25%) E-Commerce
9 4 (6.25%) Kanban
9 4 (6.25%) Process Improvement
10 3 (4.69%) Configuration Management
10 3 (4.69%) Content Management
10 3 (4.69%) ETL
10 3 (4.69%) High Availability
10 3 (4.69%) Information Management
Programming Languages
1 64 (100.00%) Java
2 22 (34.38%) JavaScript
3 16 (25.00%) SQL
4 10 (15.63%) Python
5 6 (9.38%) Groovy
5 6 (9.38%) Shell Script
6 5 (7.81%) XPath
7 3 (4.69%) Scala
8 2 (3.13%) C#
8 2 (3.13%) C++
8 2 (3.13%) PL/SQL
9 1 (1.56%) ECMAScript
9 1 (1.56%) ES6
9 1 (1.56%) Perl
9 1 (1.56%) PHP
9 1 (1.56%) VB.NET
9 1 (1.56%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 9 (14.06%) Security Cleared
2 4 (6.25%) Degree
3 3 (4.69%) DV Cleared
4 1 (1.56%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (7.81%) QA
2 1 (1.56%) PA-DSS
2 1 (1.56%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 8 (12.50%) Docker
2 5 (7.81%) HDFS
3 2 (3.13%) Apache ZooKeeper
4 1 (1.56%) Virtual Machines
4 1 (1.56%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (4.69%) Ansible
1 3 (4.69%) Opscode Chef
1 3 (4.69%) Packer
1 3 (4.69%) Puppet
2 2 (3.13%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 13 (20.31%) Oracle
2 6 (9.38%) IBM
2 6 (9.38%) Red Hat
3 2 (3.13%) VMware
4 1 (1.56%) Apple
4 1 (1.56%) F5
4 1 (1.56%) Microsoft
4 1 (1.56%) MuleSoft
4 1 (1.56%) Talend
4 1 (1.56%) TIBCO
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