The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the UK that had Lead Java Developer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 3 December 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
3 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Lead Java Developer
Rank 571 597 569
Rank change year-on-year
+26 -28
Contract jobs requiring a Lead Java Developer 49 60 68
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.099% 0.11% 0.12%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.10% 0.11% 0.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 38 36 59
Median daily rate £600 £444 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+35.21% -6.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £443 £348 £388
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £650 £553
UK excluding London median daily rate £500 £425 £450
% change year-on-year
+17.64% -5.55%
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 across the UK. 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
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
46798 52479 53703
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 94.62% 94.81% 93.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 30588 33428 33908
Median daily rate £425 £413 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.03% +3.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £260 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £580 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £398 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.24% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1652 2035 2195
Median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.94% +6.25%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.50 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.00 £43.50 £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £15.85
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +7.25%

Lead Java Developer
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of IT contracts that featured Lead Java Developer in the job title.

Lead Java Developer Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Lead Java Developer
Daily Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Lead Java Developer within the UK.

Lead Java Developer Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Lead Java Developer
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Lead Java Developer within the UK over the 3 months to 3 December 2016.

Lead Java Developer Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

Lead Java Developer
Hourly Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Lead Java Developer within the UK.

Lead Java Developer Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

Lead Java Developer
Top 28 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Lead Java Developer within the UK over the 3 months to 3 December 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
England 0 46 £600 +33.33% 27
London -18 32 £600 +33.33% 11
South East +26 6 £525 +31.25% 8
East of England - 4 £525 - 1
City of London -6 3 £600 +20.00%
Yorkshire +23 2 £594 -
Northern Ireland - 2 £411 -
Hertfordshire - 2 £700 -
Welwyn Garden City - 2 £700 -
Faversham - 2 £525 -
Oxford - 2 £500 -
Sheffield - 2 £594 -
South Yorkshire - 2 £594 -
Kent - 2 £525 -
Oxfordshire - 2 £500 - 1
Hampshire +21 1 £425 +6.25%
North West +5 1 £340 - 3
Manchester +4 1 £340 - 3
West Midlands -9 1 - -
Staffordshire - 1 - -
Surrey - 1 £600 - 6
Guildford - 1 £600 - 4
Cambridge - 1 £500 -
Belfast - 1 £413 -
Bromley - 1 - -
County Antrim - 1 £413 -
Cambridgeshire - 1 £500 -
Suffolk - 1 £525 -

Lead Java Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 3 December 2016, Lead 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 featuring Lead Java Developer in the job title.

1 118 (100.00%) Java
2 86 (72.88%) Agile Software Development
3 70 (59.32%) Spring
4 52 (44.07%) JavaScript
5 50 (42.37%) SQL
6 48 (40.68%) Hibernate
7 47 (39.83%) HTML
8 42 (35.59%) REST
9 41 (34.75%) Scrum
10 39 (33.05%) CSS
11 38 (32.20%) TDD
12 35 (29.66%) XML
13 33 (27.97%) SOAP
14 31 (26.27%) Maven
15 27 (22.88%) Tomcat
15 27 (22.88%) Finance
16 25 (21.19%) JSP
17 24 (20.34%) MVC
18 23 (19.49%) SDLC
18 23 (19.49%) Git (software)
18 23 (19.49%) Software Engineering
18 23 (19.49%) Spring MVC
18 23 (19.49%) Banking
19 22 (18.64%) Linux
19 22 (18.64%) Java EE
19 22 (18.64%) Gradle
20 21 (17.80%) Servlets
21 20 (16.95%) Analytics
21 20 (16.95%) AngularJS
22 19 (16.10%) User Stories

Lead Java Developer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills 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 27 (22.88%) Tomcat
2 18 (15.25%) Adobe Experience Manager
2 18 (15.25%) JBoss
3 8 (6.78%) Apache
3 8 (6.78%) Elasticsearch
4 6 (5.08%) Apache Solr
5 4 (3.39%) Mule
5 4 (3.39%) WebSphere
6 3 (2.54%) Apache Spark
6 3 (2.54%) Jetty
6 3 (2.54%) nginx
7 2 (1.69%) Alfresco
7 2 (1.69%) Cloud Foundry
7 2 (1.69%) GemFire
7 2 (1.69%) Mule ESB
7 2 (1.69%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 1 (0.85%) Oracle Service Bus
8 1 (0.85%) WebLogic
8 1 (0.85%) WebSphere Application Server
Business Applications
1 1 (0.85%) ION MarketView
1 1 (0.85%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 7 (5.93%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (4.24%) Amazon EC2
3 3 (2.54%) GitHub
4 2 (1.69%) Google App Engine
4 2 (1.69%) Google Cloud Platform
4 2 (1.69%) PaaS
5 1 (0.85%) Amazon S3
5 1 (0.85%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 5 (4.24%) HTTP
2 4 (3.39%) HTTPS
3 1 (0.85%) Firewall
3 1 (0.85%) Internet
3 1 (0.85%) LDAP
3 1 (0.85%) Network Security
3 1 (0.85%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (12.71%) MongoDB
1 15 (12.71%) NoSQL
2 10 (8.47%) Relational Database
3 6 (5.08%) Big Data
3 6 (5.08%) PostgreSQL
4 5 (4.24%) Hadoop
5 4 (3.39%) MarkLogic
5 4 (3.39%) Oracle Database
6 3 (2.54%) Apache Hive
6 3 (2.54%) HBase
6 3 (2.54%) Neo4j
6 3 (2.54%) SQL Server
7 2 (1.69%) Couchbase
7 2 (1.69%) CouchDB
7 2 (1.69%) MySQL
7 2 (1.69%) OLTP
7 2 (1.69%) RDBMS
7 2 (1.69%) Triplestore
8 1 (0.85%) Amazon DynamoDB
8 1 (0.85%) SimpleDB
Development Applications
1 31 (26.27%) Maven
2 23 (19.49%) Git (software)
3 22 (18.64%) Gradle
4 16 (13.56%) JUnit
5 14 (11.86%) Eclipse
6 12 (10.17%) Jenkins
7 11 (9.32%) IntelliJ
8 10 (8.47%) Mockito
9 9 (7.63%) Subversion
10 8 (6.78%) Cucumber
10 8 (6.78%) Selenium
11 7 (5.93%) JIRA
12 5 (4.24%) Ant
13 3 (2.54%) Hamcrest
14 2 (1.69%) jMock
14 2 (1.69%) SoapUI
15 1 (0.85%) Bitbucket
15 1 (0.85%) Grunt
15 1 (0.85%) Hudson
15 1 (0.85%) JBehave
General
1 27 (22.88%) Finance
2 23 (19.49%) Banking
3 18 (15.25%) Retail
4 14 (11.86%) Investment Banking
5 7 (5.93%) Automotive
5 7 (5.93%) Publishing
6 5 (4.24%) Marketing
7 2 (1.69%) Advertising
7 2 (1.69%) Front Office
7 2 (1.69%) Games
8 1 (0.85%) Electronics
8 1 (0.85%) Manufacturing
8 1 (0.85%) Retail Banking
8 1 (0.85%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 70 (59.32%) Spring
2 48 (40.68%) Hibernate
3 47 (39.83%) HTML
4 42 (35.59%) REST
5 39 (33.05%) CSS
6 35 (29.66%) XML
7 33 (27.97%) SOAP
8 25 (21.19%) JSP
9 23 (19.49%) Spring MVC
10 22 (18.64%) Java EE
11 21 (17.80%) Servlets
12 20 (16.95%) AngularJS
13 19 (16.10%) JSTL
13 19 (16.10%) Web Services
14 18 (15.25%) Apache Felix
14 18 (15.25%) Apache Sling
14 18 (15.25%) J2EE
14 18 (15.25%) JSR 170
14 18 (15.25%) OSGi
14 18 (15.25%) XML-RPC
Miscellaneous
1 13 (11.02%) Computer Science
2 12 (10.17%) Analytical Skills
2 12 (10.17%) Economics
3 9 (7.63%) Algorithms
4 6 (5.08%) Enterprise Software
5 5 (4.24%) Data Structures
6 3 (2.54%) Fintech
7 2 (1.69%) Cryptography
7 2 (1.69%) Equities
7 2 (1.69%) Fixed Income
7 2 (1.69%) Replication
7 2 (1.69%) Virtual Team
8 1 (0.85%) BBC
8 1 (0.85%) Clustering
8 1 (0.85%) Equity Derivative
8 1 (0.85%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 1 (0.85%) Linked Data
8 1 (0.85%) N-Tier
8 1 (0.85%) RIA
8 1 (0.85%) Semantic Web
Operating Systems
1 22 (18.64%) Linux
2 9 (7.63%) Unix
3 2 (1.69%) Android
3 2 (1.69%) Apple iOS
3 2 (1.69%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 86 (72.88%) Agile Software Development
2 41 (34.75%) Scrum
3 38 (32.20%) TDD
4 24 (20.34%) MVC
5 23 (19.49%) SDLC
5 23 (19.49%) Software Engineering
6 20 (16.95%) Analytics
7 19 (16.10%) BDD
7 19 (16.10%) User Stories
8 18 (15.25%) Continuous Integration
8 18 (15.25%) Customer Engagement
8 18 (15.25%) OO
8 18 (15.25%) Open Source
9 14 (11.86%) Content Management
9 14 (11.86%) Migration
9 14 (11.86%) Pair Programming
10 13 (11.02%) OOD
11 12 (10.17%) Data Migration
11 12 (10.17%) Data Transformation
11 12 (10.17%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 118 (100.00%) Java
2 52 (44.07%) JavaScript
3 50 (42.37%) SQL
4 8 (6.78%) Python
4 8 (6.78%) Scala
5 7 (5.93%) Groovy
5 7 (5.93%) Ruby
5 7 (5.93%) XPath
5 7 (5.93%) XQuery
6 6 (5.08%) C++
7 5 (4.24%) C#
8 4 (3.39%) PL/SQL
9 3 (2.54%) Bash Shell
9 3 (2.54%) Clojure
10 2 (1.69%) COBOL
10 2 (1.69%) Go
10 2 (1.69%) Rust
10 2 (1.69%) Shell Script
10 2 (1.69%) SPARQL
11 1 (0.85%) ECMAScript
Qualifications
1 16 (13.56%) Degree
2 4 (3.39%) Security Cleared
3 1 (0.85%) BPSS Clearance
3 1 (0.85%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (6.78%) QA
2 2 (1.69%) PA-DSS
2 2 (1.69%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 5 (4.24%) Docker
2 2 (1.69%) Apache ZooKeeper
2 2 (1.69%) HDFS
2 2 (1.69%) Virtual Machines
3 1 (0.85%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.85%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 6 (5.08%) Ansible
2 5 (4.24%) Opscode Chef
3 4 (3.39%) Puppet
4 2 (1.69%) Kibana
Vendors
1 18 (15.25%) Adobe
2 17 (14.41%) Oracle
3 5 (4.24%) MuleSoft
4 3 (2.54%) Red Hat
5 2 (1.69%) Google
5 2 (1.69%) ION Trading
6 1 (0.85%) Actimize
6 1 (0.85%) Avaya
6 1 (0.85%) Canoo
6 1 (0.85%) Cisco
6 1 (0.85%) F5
6 1 (0.85%) Genesys
6 1 (0.85%) IBM
6 1 (0.85%) KANA
6 1 (0.85%) Microsoft
6 1 (0.85%) SAP
6 1 (0.85%) VMware
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