The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the South West 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 27 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
27 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Senior Java Developer
Rank 127 143 135
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -8
Contract jobs requiring a Senior Java Developer 14 5 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 0.49% 0.15% 0.38%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.52% 0.16% 0.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 5 12
Median daily rate £430 £463 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.02% +15.62%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £403 £385 £338
10% offered a daily rate of more than £468 £463 £450
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 West 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 West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
2690 3196 3053
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 94.59% 95.46% 95.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 1751 2036 1956
Median daily rate £375 £375 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £205 £220 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 150 224 168
Median hourly rate £27.75 £25.00 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+11.00% +25.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £12.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £48.00 £45.00 £40.00
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 West

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

Senior Java Developer Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

Senior Java Developer
Daily Rate Trend in the South West

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

Senior Java Developer Daily Rate Trend in the South West

Senior Java Developer
Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Senior Java Developer across the South West region over the 3 months to 27 August 2016.

Senior Java Developer Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

Senior Java Developer
Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

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

Senior Java Developer Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

Senior Java Developer
Contract Job Locations in the South West

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 West region over the 3 months to 27 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
Dorset - 5 £430 -
Gloucestershire +5 3 £450 -2.70% 3
Devon - 3 £420 - 1
Bristol - 1 - - 5
Somerset - 1 £410 - 2
Senior Java Developer
England

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

For the 6 months to 27 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 West region featuring Senior Java Developer in the job title.

1 28 (100.00%) Java
2 22 (78.57%) Spring
3 16 (57.14%) XML
4 15 (53.57%) Finance
4 15 (53.57%) Hibernate
5 13 (46.43%) MVC
5 13 (46.43%) Agile Software Development
6 11 (39.29%) Spring MVC
7 10 (35.71%) Digital Marketing
7 10 (35.71%) Maven
7 10 (35.71%) SAP Oil and Gas
7 10 (35.71%) Marketing
7 10 (35.71%) Electronics
7 10 (35.71%) Telecoms
7 10 (35.71%) Programme Management
7 10 (35.71%) Manufacturing
7 10 (35.71%) Business Intelligence
7 10 (35.71%) SAP
8 9 (32.14%) JavaScript
8 9 (32.14%) JSON
9 8 (28.57%) SQL
9 8 (28.57%) Integration Testing
9 8 (28.57%) Mule
9 8 (28.57%) JPA
9 8 (28.57%) Amazon EC2
9 8 (28.57%) Amazon AWS
9 8 (28.57%) Apache Camel
9 8 (28.57%) Virtual Private Cloud
10 7 (25.00%) HTML
10 7 (25.00%) Oracle

Senior Java Developer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in the South West 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 8 (28.57%) Mule
2 6 (21.43%) Mule ESB
3 3 (10.71%) WebLogic
4 1 (3.57%) Apache Pig
4 1 (3.57%) Apache Spark
4 1 (3.57%) Confluence
Business Applications
1 10 (35.71%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 8 (28.57%) Amazon AWS
1 8 (28.57%) Amazon EC2
1 8 (28.57%) Virtual Private Cloud
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (10.71%) Oracle Database
2 1 (3.57%) Apache Accumulo
2 1 (3.57%) Apache Hive
2 1 (3.57%) Big Data
2 1 (3.57%) Hadoop
2 1 (3.57%) HBase
2 1 (3.57%) IBM InfoSphere
2 1 (3.57%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 10 (35.71%) Maven
2 4 (14.29%) Git (software)
2 4 (14.29%) Gradle
2 4 (14.29%) Jenkins
2 4 (14.29%) JIRA
3 3 (10.71%) Cucumber
3 3 (10.71%) IntelliJ
3 3 (10.71%) JUnit
3 3 (10.71%) Mockito
3 3 (10.71%) PhantomJS
4 2 (7.14%) Ant
4 2 (7.14%) Selenium
5 1 (3.57%) Apache Ivy
5 1 (3.57%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 1 (3.57%) JMeter
5 1 (3.57%) LoadRunner
5 1 (3.57%) SoapUI
5 1 (3.57%) Subversion
5 1 (3.57%) Vagrant
5 1 (3.57%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 15 (53.57%) Finance
2 10 (35.71%) Electronics
2 10 (35.71%) Manufacturing
2 10 (35.71%) Marketing
2 10 (35.71%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (78.57%) Spring
2 16 (57.14%) XML
3 15 (53.57%) Hibernate
4 11 (39.29%) Spring MVC
5 9 (32.14%) JSON
6 8 (28.57%) Apache Camel
6 8 (28.57%) JPA
7 7 (25.00%) HTML
8 6 (21.43%) jQuery
8 6 (21.43%) Spring Integration
9 5 (17.86%) SOAP
10 4 (14.29%) XSD
11 3 (10.71%) ActiveMQ
11 3 (10.71%) CSS
11 3 (10.71%) JAXB
11 3 (10.71%) Spring Boot
11 3 (10.71%) Thymeleaf
11 3 (10.71%) Web Services
11 3 (10.71%) XML Schema
12 2 (7.14%) Struts
Miscellaneous
1 1 (3.57%) Ergonomics
1 1 (3.57%) Management Information System
1 1 (3.57%) Social Media
1 1 (3.57%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.57%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (46.43%) Agile Software Development
1 13 (46.43%) MVC
2 10 (35.71%) Business Intelligence
2 10 (35.71%) Digital Marketing
2 10 (35.71%) Programme Management
3 8 (28.57%) Integration Testing
4 5 (17.86%) B2C
5 4 (14.29%) E-Commerce
5 4 (14.29%) Secure Coding
6 3 (10.71%) Automated Testing
6 3 (10.71%) Coaching
6 3 (10.71%) TDD
7 1 (3.57%) BDD
7 1 (3.57%) Continuous Delivery
7 1 (3.57%) Continuous Integration
7 1 (3.57%) Data Architecture
7 1 (3.57%) Microservices
7 1 (3.57%) Release Management
7 1 (3.57%) Requirements Analysis
7 1 (3.57%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 28 (100.00%) Java
2 9 (32.14%) JavaScript
3 8 (28.57%) SQL
4 2 (7.14%) Python
5 1 (3.57%) C++
5 1 (3.57%) Lua
5 1 (3.57%) Perl
5 1 (3.57%) PHP
Qualifications
1 4 (14.29%) Security Cleared
2 2 (7.14%) DV Cleared
2 2 (7.14%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (17.86%) QA
2 2 (7.14%) ISO 14001
2 2 (7.14%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 1 (3.57%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (3.57%) Ansible
1 1 (3.57%) Oozie
Vendors
1 10 (35.71%) SAP
2 7 (25.00%) Oracle
3 1 (3.57%) Atlassian
3 1 (3.57%) Facebook
3 1 (3.57%) IBM