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 30 July 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
30 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Lead Java Developer
Rank 577 624 601
Rank change year-on-year
+47 -23
Contract jobs requiring a Lead Java Developer 84 39 37
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.16% 0.068% 0.068%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.16% 0.072% 0.071%
Number of daily rates quoted 52 19 29
Median daily rate £550 £550 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +29.41%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £408 £395 £360
10% offered a daily rate of more than £626 £625 £700
UK excluding London median daily rate £500 £475 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +26.66%
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
51008 54089 51827
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 94.75% 94.76% 94.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 33192 34291 31378
Median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £255 £240 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1546 2003 2097
Median hourly rate £17.00 £16.50 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.03% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £42.46 £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.16 £16.25
% change year-on-year
+2.10% -0.55%

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 30 July 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 30 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 30 July 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 +68 83 £550 - 15
London +30 54 £550 -8.33% 6
Yorkshire +6 8 £563 - 2
South East +21 7 £626 +39.00%
North West +6 7 £500 +11.11% 1
Manchester -4 7 £500 +11.11% 1
West Yorkshire - 5 £470 - 1
West Midlands - 4 £490 - 1
South Yorkshire -3 3 £650 -
Oxfordshire - 3 £626 -
City of London +42 2 £475 -22.76% 2
Sheffield -12 2 £650 -
Worthing - 2 £408 -
Halifax - 2 - -
Leeds - 2 £415 - 1
Newcastle upon Tyne - 2 £375 - 1
Tyne and Wear - 2 £375 - 1
Birmingham - 2 £490 - 1
West Sussex - 2 £408 -
North East - 2 £375 - 1
East of England +16 1 £450 - 1
Scotland -1 1 - - 4
Croydon -16 1 - -
Solihull - 1 £500 -
East Sussex - 1 £650 -
Hampshire - 1 - -
Bradford - 1 £525 -
Cambridge - 1 £450 -
Brighton - 1 £650 -
Farnborough - 1 - -

Lead Java Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 30 July 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.

1 155 (100.00%) Java
2 120 (77.42%) Agile Software Development
3 99 (63.87%) Spring
4 58 (37.42%) Scrum
5 57 (36.77%) Hibernate
6 55 (35.48%) TDD
7 49 (31.61%) REST
8 47 (30.32%) SQL
8 47 (30.32%) J2EE
9 46 (29.68%) HTML
10 45 (29.03%) JSP
11 43 (27.74%) JUnit
12 42 (27.10%) JavaScript
12 42 (27.10%) CSS
13 40 (25.81%) Finance
14 38 (24.52%) Oracle
14 38 (24.52%) Maven
15 32 (20.65%) Web Services
16 31 (20.00%) XML
16 31 (20.00%) MVC
17 30 (19.35%) Tomcat
17 30 (19.35%) Spring MVC
18 28 (18.06%) SOAP
19 24 (15.48%) Analytical Skills
20 22 (14.19%) Servlets
21 21 (13.55%) Continuous Integration
21 21 (13.55%) Oracle Database
22 20 (12.90%) Relational Database
22 20 (12.90%) Degree
22 20 (12.90%) JSTL

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 30 (19.35%) Tomcat
2 20 (12.90%) JBoss
3 15 (9.68%) Adobe Experience Manager
4 14 (9.03%) WebSphere
5 13 (8.39%) WebSphere Application Server
6 12 (7.74%) Apache
7 7 (4.52%) Oracle Coherence
8 6 (3.87%) Apache Solr
8 6 (3.87%) Elasticsearch
9 5 (3.23%) Apache Spark
9 5 (3.23%) Mule
10 3 (1.94%) Confluence
10 3 (1.94%) GlassFish
11 2 (1.29%) CMS
11 2 (1.29%) Mule ESB
11 2 (1.29%) Oracle Workflow
12 1 (0.65%) Cloud Foundry
12 1 (0.65%) GemFire
12 1 (0.65%) WebLogic
12 1 (0.65%) WildFly
Business Applications
1 5 (3.23%) Summit
2 2 (1.29%) ION MarketView
Cloud Services
1 5 (3.23%) GitHub
2 4 (2.58%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (1.94%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (0.65%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (0.65%) Amazon S3
4 1 (0.65%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (4.52%) HTTP
2 5 (3.23%) SNMP
3 2 (1.29%) Internet
4 1 (0.65%) HTTPS
4 1 (0.65%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (13.55%) Oracle Database
2 20 (12.90%) Relational Database
3 12 (7.74%) MySQL
3 12 (7.74%) PostgreSQL
4 10 (6.45%) NoSQL
5 8 (5.16%) Big Data
5 8 (5.16%) MongoDB
5 8 (5.16%) Neo4j
6 7 (4.52%) Hadoop
6 7 (4.52%) Oracle Database 10g
7 5 (3.23%) Apache Hive
7 5 (3.23%) HBase
8 4 (2.58%) DB2
9 3 (1.94%) Data Warehouse
9 3 (1.94%) RDBMS
10 2 (1.29%) MarkLogic
10 2 (1.29%) Oracle Reports
10 2 (1.29%) SQL Server
11 1 (0.65%) Amazon DynamoDB
11 1 (0.65%) Couchbase
Development Applications
1 43 (27.74%) JUnit
2 38 (24.52%) Maven
3 19 (12.26%) Git (software)
4 18 (11.61%) Eclipse
5 17 (10.97%) Gradle
6 15 (9.68%) Mockito
7 12 (7.74%) Cucumber
7 12 (7.74%) Jenkins
7 12 (7.74%) JIRA
7 12 (7.74%) Subversion
8 10 (6.45%) IntelliJ
9 9 (5.81%) Selenium
10 6 (3.87%) SoapUI
11 5 (3.23%) Ant
11 5 (3.23%) Atlassian Bamboo
12 4 (2.58%) Hamcrest
13 3 (1.94%) CruiseControl
13 3 (1.94%) EasyMock
14 2 (1.29%) Oracle Forms
14 2 (1.29%) TestNG
General
1 40 (25.81%) Finance
2 19 (12.26%) Banking
3 17 (10.97%) Retail
4 7 (4.52%) Investment Banking
5 3 (1.94%) Automotive
5 3 (1.94%) Front Office
5 3 (1.94%) Publishing
6 2 (1.29%) Law
6 2 (1.29%) Marketing
6 2 (1.29%) Telecoms
7 1 (0.65%) Back Office
7 1 (0.65%) Games
7 1 (0.65%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 99 (63.87%) Spring
2 57 (36.77%) Hibernate
3 49 (31.61%) REST
4 47 (30.32%) J2EE
5 46 (29.68%) HTML
6 45 (29.03%) JSP
7 42 (27.10%) CSS
8 32 (20.65%) Web Services
9 31 (20.00%) XML
10 30 (19.35%) Spring MVC
11 28 (18.06%) SOAP
12 22 (14.19%) Servlets
13 20 (12.90%) JSTL
14 19 (12.26%) Java EE
15 17 (10.97%) jQuery
16 15 (9.68%) Apache Felix
16 15 (9.68%) Apache Sling
16 15 (9.68%) JSR 170
16 15 (9.68%) OSGi
16 15 (9.68%) XML-RPC
Miscellaneous
1 24 (15.48%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (6.45%) Computer Science
3 5 (3.23%) User Experience
4 3 (1.94%) Mathematics
5 2 (1.29%) Credit Derivative
5 2 (1.29%) Derivative
5 2 (1.29%) Enterprise Software
5 2 (1.29%) Fixed Income
5 2 (1.29%) Virtual Team
6 1 (0.65%) Algorithms
6 1 (0.65%) Clustering
6 1 (0.65%) Data Structures
6 1 (0.65%) Equities
6 1 (0.65%) Fintech
6 1 (0.65%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 1 (0.65%) N-Tier
6 1 (0.65%) Replication
6 1 (0.65%) RIA
6 1 (0.65%) Taxonomies
Operating Systems
1 14 (9.03%) Linux
2 11 (7.10%) Unix
3 1 (0.65%) Android
3 1 (0.65%) Apple iOS
3 1 (0.65%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (0.65%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 120 (77.42%) Agile Software Development
2 58 (37.42%) Scrum
3 55 (35.48%) TDD
4 31 (20.00%) MVC
5 21 (13.55%) Continuous Integration
6 19 (12.26%) BDD
7 17 (10.97%) Multithreading
8 16 (10.32%) Analytics
8 16 (10.32%) E-Commerce
8 16 (10.32%) SOA
8 16 (10.32%) User Stories
9 15 (9.68%) Customer Engagement
9 15 (9.68%) Microservices
9 15 (9.68%) Pair Programming
10 13 (8.39%) Content Management
10 13 (8.39%) OO
11 9 (5.81%) Mentoring
11 9 (5.81%) Web Development
12 8 (5.16%) Front End Development
12 8 (5.16%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 155 (100.00%) Java
2 47 (30.32%) SQL
3 42 (27.10%) JavaScript
4 15 (9.68%) Scala
5 10 (6.45%) PL/SQL
6 9 (5.81%) C#
6 9 (5.81%) Python
7 8 (5.16%) Ruby
8 6 (3.87%) Groovy
9 4 (2.58%) XPath
9 4 (2.58%) XQuery
10 2 (1.29%) Perl
11 1 (0.65%) C
11 1 (0.65%) COBOL
11 1 (0.65%) R
11 1 (0.65%) Shell Script
11 1 (0.65%) SPARQL
Qualifications
1 20 (12.90%) Degree
2 9 (5.81%) Security Cleared
3 6 (3.87%) Sun Certification
4 3 (1.94%) SC Cleared
5 1 (0.65%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (1.94%) QA
System Software
1 9 (5.81%) Docker
2 4 (2.58%) HDFS
3 1 (0.65%) Apache ZooKeeper
Systems Management
1 4 (2.58%) Kubernetes
2 1 (0.65%) Ansible
Vendors
1 38 (24.52%) Oracle
2 15 (9.68%) Adobe
3 5 (3.23%) Calypso
3 5 (3.23%) Canoo
3 5 (3.23%) Fidessa
3 5 (3.23%) Murex
4 4 (2.58%) Google
4 4 (2.58%) Pegasus
5 2 (1.29%) hybris
5 2 (1.29%) ION Trading
5 2 (1.29%) MuleSoft
5 2 (1.29%) Red Hat
6 1 (0.65%) Cisco
6 1 (0.65%) F5
6 1 (0.65%) IBM
6 1 (0.65%) Intershop
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