Period
to 24 July 2017

The median contractor rate for a Senior Java Developer was £450 per day in advertised job vacancies in Buckinghamshire during the 6 months to 24 July 2017.

The first table below provides contractor rate benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Senior Java Developer
South East > Buckinghamshire
6 months to
24 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 115 98 128
Rank change year-on-year -17 +30 -5
Contract jobs requiring a Senior Java Developer 15 16 5
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 0.71% 0.80% 0.20%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.74% 0.84% 0.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 18 2
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £450 £419 £369
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.46% +13.56% -11.68%
10th Percentile £350 £353 £364
90th Percentile £545 £444 £375
South East median daily rate £500 £500 £385
% change year-on-year - +29.87% -10.47%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate - - -
South East median hourly rate - - -

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies advertised in Buckinghamshire. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

Contract IT Job Roles
Buckinghamshire
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 2023 1905 2454
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Buckinghamshire 95.16% 95.44% 96.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 918 992 1210
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £400 £400 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +10.34% +3.57%
10th Percentile £225 £234 £232
90th Percentile £538 £525 £500
South East median daily rate £410 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +2.50% +6.67% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 84 69 89
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate £17.33 £14.00 £14.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +23.75% -3.45% -
10th Percentile £10.00 £8.50 £9.00
90th Percentile £58.38 £44.80 £44.50
South East median hourly rate £17.50 £20.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year -12.50% +14.32% +2.91%

Senior Java Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Buckinghamshire

Job postings that featured Senior Java Developer in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire.

Job vacancy trend for Senior Java Developer in Buckinghamshire

Senior Java Developer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Senior Java Developer in Buckinghamshire.

Contractor daily rate trend for Senior Java Developer in Buckinghamshire

Senior Java Developer
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Buckinghamshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Senior Java Developer in Buckinghamshire over the 6 months to 24 July 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Senior Java Developer in Buckinghamshire

Senior Java Developer
Contract Job Locations in Buckinghamshire

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 Buckinghamshire region over the 6 months to 24 July 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Milton Keynes -20 13 £450 +7.46% 2
Senior Java Developer
South East

Senior Java Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 24 July 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 Buckinghamshire region featuring Senior Java Developer in the job title.

1 15 (100.00%) Java
2 10 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (40.00%) Git (software)
3 6 (40.00%) Jenkins
4 5 (33.33%) Scrum
4 5 (33.33%) REST
4 5 (33.33%) TDD
4 5 (33.33%) Banking
4 5 (33.33%) Web Services
5 4 (26.67%) XML
5 4 (26.67%) CSS
5 4 (26.67%) Maven
5 4 (26.67%) Spring
5 4 (26.67%) Finance
5 4 (26.67%) RESTful
6 3 (20.00%) Amazon AWS
6 3 (20.00%) Java EE
6 3 (20.00%) Docker
6 3 (20.00%) PostgreSQL
6 3 (20.00%) HTML
6 3 (20.00%) Retail
6 3 (20.00%) JavaScript
6 3 (20.00%) Linux
6 3 (20.00%) SOAP
6 3 (20.00%) Python
6 3 (20.00%) Microservices
7 2 (13.33%) Cloud Foundry
7 2 (13.33%) SOA
7 2 (13.33%) UML
7 2 (13.33%) OO

Senior Java Developer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Buckinghamshire 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 2 (13.33%) Cloud Foundry
2 1 (6.67%) Apache
2 1 (6.67%) JBoss
2 1 (6.67%) WebSphere
2 1 (6.67%) WildFly
Cloud Services
1 3 (20.00%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (13.33%) Google Cloud Platform
2 2 (13.33%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (13.33%) OpenShift
2 2 (13.33%) PaaS
3 1 (6.67%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (6.67%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (20.00%) PostgreSQL
2 2 (13.33%) Big Data
2 2 (13.33%) Hadoop
2 2 (13.33%) Hazelcast
2 2 (13.33%) MongoDB
3 1 (6.67%) MySQL
3 1 (6.67%) NoSQL
3 1 (6.67%) Relational Database
3 1 (6.67%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 6 (40.00%) Git (software)
1 6 (40.00%) Jenkins
2 4 (26.67%) Maven
3 2 (13.33%) Gradle
3 2 (13.33%) JIRA
4 1 (6.67%) Ant
4 1 (6.67%) Cucumber
4 1 (6.67%) Eclipse
4 1 (6.67%) git-flow
4 1 (6.67%) Hudson
4 1 (6.67%) Selenium
General
1 5 (33.33%) Banking
2 4 (26.67%) Finance
3 3 (20.00%) Retail
4 2 (13.33%) Automotive
4 2 (13.33%) Retail Banking
5 1 (6.67%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (33.33%) REST
1 5 (33.33%) Web Services
2 4 (26.67%) CSS
2 4 (26.67%) RESTful
2 4 (26.67%) Spring
2 4 (26.67%) XML
3 3 (20.00%) HTML
3 3 (20.00%) Java EE
3 3 (20.00%) SOAP
4 2 (13.33%) Grails
4 2 (13.33%) Hibernate
4 2 (13.33%) JSF
4 2 (13.33%) JSP
4 2 (13.33%) Kafka
4 2 (13.33%) Play Framework
5 1 (6.67%) AngularJS
5 1 (6.67%) CSS3
5 1 (6.67%) HTML5
5 1 (6.67%) Node.js
5 1 (6.67%) PrimeFaces
Miscellaneous
1 1 (6.67%) Fintech
1 1 (6.67%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 3 (20.00%) Linux
2 2 (13.33%) Android
3 1 (6.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (6.67%) Ubuntu
3 1 (6.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (33.33%) Scrum
2 5 (33.33%) TDD
3 3 (20.00%) Microservices
4 2 (13.33%) BDD
4 2 (13.33%) DevOps
4 2 (13.33%) OO
4 2 (13.33%) Pair Programming
4 2 (13.33%) SOA
4 2 (13.33%) UML
4 2 (13.33%) Unit Testing
5 1 (6.67%) Business Development
5 1 (6.67%) Continuous Integration
5 1 (6.67%) Kanban
5 1 (6.67%) MVC
5 1 (6.67%) Open Source
5 1 (6.67%) Software Engineering
5 1 (6.67%) Use Case
5 1 (6.67%) Web Development
5 1 (6.67%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 15 (100.00%) Java
2 3 (20.00%) JavaScript
2 3 (20.00%) Python
3 2 (13.33%) Go
3 2 (13.33%) Ruby
3 2 (13.33%) Scala
3 2 (13.33%) SQL
4 1 (6.67%) C#
4 1 (6.67%) ECMAScript
4 1 (6.67%) ES6
4 1 (6.67%) Perl
4 1 (6.67%) PL/SQL
4 1 (6.67%) Shell Script
4 1 (6.67%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 2 (13.33%) Security Cleared
2 1 (6.67%) CTC Cleared
2 1 (6.67%) DV Cleared
2 1 (6.67%) SC Cleared
System Software
1 3 (20.00%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (6.67%) Marathon
1 1 (6.67%) Mesos
Vendors
1 2 (13.33%) Google
1 2 (13.33%) Oracle
1 2 (13.33%) Red Hat
2 1 (6.67%) IBM
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Explore Group
Rate: £450 - £550 per day
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