The table below looks at the statistics for the Lead Java Developer role in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Lead Java Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 4 August 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
4 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Lead Java Developer
Rank 588 570 544
Rank change year-on-year
-18 -26
Contract jobs requiring a Lead Java Developer 34 30 32
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.060% 0.055% 0.063%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.065% 0.059% 0.068%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 26 21
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£550 £433 £575
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+27.16% -24.78%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £408 £350 £525
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £700 £650
UK excluding London average daily rate £559 £388 £355
% change year-on-year
+44.19% +9.15%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average 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
52654 50519 47353
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 92.46% 92.44% 92.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 33449 30575 27767
Average daily rate £400 £400 £400
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1936 1988 2122
Average hourly rate £16.83 £16.50 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1.96% -5.71%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £37.80 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year
- -2.94%

Lead Java Developer
Jobs Demand Trend

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

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 4 August 2015.

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 11 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Lead Java Developer within the UK over the 3 months to 4 August 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
England -22 26 £550 +25.00% 15
London +5 20 £550 -6.38% 11
City of London -10 7 £620 +10.22% 4
Scotland +3 5 - -
East of England -5 5 - - 1
Glasgow - 5 - -
Essex - 5 - -
Croydon - 1 - -
Sheffield - 1 - -
South Yorkshire - 1 - -
Yorkshire - 1 - -

Lead Java Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 4 August 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK that cited Lead 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 Lead Java Developer in their job title.

1 78 (100.00%) Java
2 56 (71.79%) Agile Software Development
3 33 (42.31%) TDD
4 30 (38.46%) Relational Database
5 29 (37.18%) Spring
5 29 (37.18%) Linux
6 27 (34.62%) JavaScript
6 27 (34.62%) Oracle
7 22 (28.21%) SQL
8 21 (26.92%) Banking
8 21 (26.92%) Continuous Integration
9 20 (25.64%) Hibernate
9 20 (25.64%) JMS
9 20 (25.64%) RDBMS
10 19 (24.36%) HTML
10 19 (24.36%) Web Services
11 18 (23.08%) OO
12 17 (21.79%) OOD
12 17 (21.79%) REST
13 16 (20.51%) Jenkins
13 16 (20.51%) User Stories
13 16 (20.51%) Finance
13 16 (20.51%) JUnit
13 16 (20.51%) Scrum
14 15 (19.23%) Web Development
14 15 (19.23%) jMock
14 15 (19.23%) J2SE
15 14 (17.95%) Investment Banking
16 13 (16.67%) UNIX
16 13 (16.67%) Security Cleared

Lead Java Developer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 4 August 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK that cited Lead 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 Lead Java Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 7 (8.97%) Tomcat
2 5 (6.41%) WebLogic
2 5 (6.41%) JBoss
3 4 (5.13%) Apache
4 3 (3.85%) Oracle Coherence
5 2 (2.56%) GlassFish
5 2 (2.56%) Confluence
5 2 (2.56%) Oracle Service Bus
5 2 (2.56%) Apache Spark
5 2 (2.56%) Elasticsearch
6 1 (1.28%) Tornado
6 1 (1.28%) WebSphere Application Server
6 1 (1.28%) WildFly
6 1 (1.28%) Mule ESB
6 1 (1.28%) Apache TomEE
6 1 (1.28%) Apache Qpid
6 1 (1.28%) Node.js
6 1 (1.28%) Adobe Experience Manager
6 1 (1.28%) Jetty
6 1 (1.28%) Alfresco
Applications
1 1 (1.28%) MS Office
1 1 (1.28%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (2.56%) RMDS
2 1 (1.28%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.28%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (1.28%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 6 (7.69%) HTTP
1 6 (7.69%) Firewall
2 5 (6.41%) TCP/IP
2 5 (6.41%) SSL
3 2 (2.56%) Internet
4 1 (1.28%) OpenLDAP
4 1 (1.28%) AMQP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (38.46%) Relational Database
2 20 (25.64%) RDBMS
3 6 (7.69%) Oracle Database
4 5 (6.41%) DB2
5 4 (5.13%) MySQL
5 4 (5.13%) MongoDB
6 2 (2.56%) NoSQL
6 2 (2.56%) Oracle Database 11g
6 2 (2.56%) PostgreSQL
7 1 (1.28%) InterSystems Cache
7 1 (1.28%) QlikView
7 1 (1.28%) Hadoop
7 1 (1.28%) Redis
7 1 (1.28%) Riak
7 1 (1.28%) Mahout
7 1 (1.28%) Big Data
7 1 (1.28%) MarkLogic
7 1 (1.28%) Infinispan
7 1 (1.28%) Triplestore
Development Applications
1 16 (20.51%) JUnit
1 16 (20.51%) Jenkins
2 15 (19.23%) jMock
3 11 (14.10%) Git (software)
3 11 (14.10%) Maven
4 10 (12.82%) Subversion
5 4 (5.13%) Mockito
6 3 (3.85%) JIRA
6 3 (3.85%) Selenium
7 2 (2.56%) Ant
7 2 (2.56%) Eclipse
7 2 (2.56%) TeamCity
7 2 (2.56%) JBehave
7 2 (2.56%) Hudson
7 2 (2.56%) Gradle
8 1 (1.28%) Artifactory
8 1 (1.28%) Gerrit
8 1 (1.28%) Capybara
8 1 (1.28%) SonarQube
8 1 (1.28%) Mocha
General
1 21 (26.92%) Banking
2 16 (20.51%) Finance
3 14 (17.95%) Investment Banking
4 4 (5.13%) Financial Institution
4 4 (5.13%) Front Office
5 1 (1.28%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (37.18%) Spring
2 20 (25.64%) JMS
2 20 (25.64%) Hibernate
3 19 (24.36%) Web Services
3 19 (24.36%) HTML
4 17 (21.79%) REST
5 15 (19.23%) J2SE
6 11 (14.10%) CSS
7 8 (10.26%) J2EE
7 8 (10.26%) SOAP
7 8 (10.26%) HTML5
8 7 (8.97%) Ajax
9 5 (6.41%) jQuery
9 5 (6.41%) XML
9 5 (6.41%) Middleware
9 5 (6.41%) JPA
9 5 (6.41%) RabbitMQ
9 5 (6.41%) Spring Integration
10 4 (5.13%) CSS3
10 4 (5.13%) Apache CXF
Miscellaneous
1 6 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (6.41%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 4 (5.13%) Computer Science
4 3 (3.85%) Credit Risk
5 2 (2.56%) Fixed Income
6 1 (1.28%) Equities
6 1 (1.28%) Tandem
6 1 (1.28%) Derivative
6 1 (1.28%) Mathematics
6 1 (1.28%) W3C
6 1 (1.28%) Data Structures
6 1 (1.28%) Market Risk
6 1 (1.28%) Semantic Web
6 1 (1.28%) Visualisation
6 1 (1.28%) Inversion of Control
6 1 (1.28%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (1.28%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 29 (37.18%) Linux
2 13 (16.67%) UNIX
3 6 (7.69%) Mac OS X
4 3 (3.85%) Windows
5 1 (1.28%) Solaris
5 1 (1.28%) Ubuntu
5 1 (1.28%) Android
5 1 (1.28%) CentOS
5 1 (1.28%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 56 (71.79%) Agile Software Development
2 33 (42.31%) TDD
3 21 (26.92%) Continuous Integration
4 18 (23.08%) OO
5 17 (21.79%) OOD
6 16 (20.51%) Scrum
6 16 (20.51%) User Stories
7 15 (19.23%) Web Development
8 12 (15.38%) Software Engineering
9 10 (12.82%) Pair Programming
9 10 (12.82%) Technical Analysis
10 9 (11.54%) BDD
10 9 (11.54%) SOA
11 8 (10.26%) Configuration Management
11 8 (10.26%) Unit Testing
11 8 (10.26%) SDLC
12 6 (7.69%) Low Latency
13 5 (6.41%) Multithreading
13 5 (6.41%) Kanban
13 5 (6.41%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 78 (100.00%) Java
2 27 (34.62%) JavaScript
3 22 (28.21%) SQL
4 12 (15.38%) Python
5 5 (6.41%) Perl
6 3 (3.85%) PHP
6 3 (3.85%) PHP5
6 3 (3.85%) Scala
7 2 (2.56%) Ruby
7 2 (2.56%) C
8 1 (1.28%) C#
8 1 (1.28%) PL/SQL
8 1 (1.28%) SPARQL
Qualifications
1 13 (16.67%) Security Cleared
2 12 (15.38%) SC Cleared
3 3 (3.85%) Degree
4 1 (1.28%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.85%) QA
2 1 (1.28%) Data Quality
System Software
1 1 (1.28%) Active Directory
1 1 (1.28%) Squid
1 1 (1.28%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (1.28%) Varnish
1 1 (1.28%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 12 (15.38%) Puppet
2 11 (14.10%) Opscode Chef
3 8 (10.26%) Ansible
4 1 (1.28%) logstash
4 1 (1.28%) Salt
4 1 (1.28%) Kibana
4 1 (1.28%) Rundeck
4 1 (1.28%) HAProxy
4 1 (1.28%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 27 (34.62%) Oracle
2 6 (7.69%) Sybase
3 2 (2.56%) WSO2
3 2 (2.56%) Red Hat
4 1 (1.28%) TIBCO
4 1 (1.28%) FatWire
4 1 (1.28%) VMware
4 1 (1.28%) Endeca
4 1 (1.28%) Atlassian
4 1 (1.28%) Pega
4 1 (1.28%) hybris
4 1 (1.28%) Splunk
4 1 (1.28%) Tableau
4 1 (1.28%) Twitter
4 1 (1.28%) Adobe
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