The median contractor rate for a Senior Java Web Developer was £488 per day in advertised job vacancies in London during the 3 months to 28 April 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 Web Developer
England / London
3 months to
28 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 407 434 -
Rank change year-on-year +27 -  
Contract jobs requiring a Senior Java Web Developer 2 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 0.010% 0.004% -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.010% 0.005% -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 0
Median daily rate £488 £363 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +34.55% -  
UK excluding London median daily rate £370 - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London 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 London. 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
London
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 19491 21854 21222
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in London 94.68% 94.97% 94.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 13915 15781 14566
Median daily rate £475 £463 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.70% +2.77%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £625 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £398 £375
% change year-on-year +0.62% +6.00%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 237 251 381
Median hourly rate £20.50 £17.50 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +17.14% -7.89%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £12.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £40.00 £55.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £16.70
% change year-on-year - +4.79%  

Senior Java Web Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in London

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in London that featured Senior Java Web Developer in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Senior Java Web Developer in London

Senior Java Web Developer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Senior Java Web Developer in London

Senior Java Web Developer
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in London

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Senior Java Web Developer in London over the 3 months to 28 April 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Senior Java Web Developer in London

Senior Java Web Developer
Contract Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Senior Java Web Developer within the London region over the 3 months to 28 April 2017. 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 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
City of London -3 2 £488 +34.55%
Senior Java Web Developer
England

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

For the 6 months to 28 April 2017, Senior Java Web 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 London region featuring Senior Java Web Developer in the job title.

1 3 (100.00%) HTML
1 3 (100.00%) Java
1 3 (100.00%) Web Development
2 2 (66.67%) J2EE
2 2 (66.67%) HTML5
2 2 (66.67%) JavaScript
2 2 (66.67%) CSS
3 1 (33.33%) SOAP
3 1 (33.33%) JBoss
3 1 (33.33%) N-Tier
3 1 (33.33%) Internet
3 1 (33.33%) SQL
3 1 (33.33%) Banking
3 1 (33.33%) Retail
3 1 (33.33%) Spring
3 1 (33.33%) Maven
3 1 (33.33%) Software Engineering
3 1 (33.33%) Apple iOS
3 1 (33.33%) SoapUI
3 1 (33.33%) REST
3 1 (33.33%) CSS3
3 1 (33.33%) AngularJS
3 1 (33.33%) Jenkins
3 1 (33.33%) Automation Testing
3 1 (33.33%) Apache Camel
3 1 (33.33%) SDLC
3 1 (33.33%) Front End Development
3 1 (33.33%) Greenfield Project
3 1 (33.33%) Oracle
3 1 (33.33%) Ant

Senior Java Web Developer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in London 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 1 (33.33%) JBoss
Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) Internet
Development Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Ant
1 1 (33.33%) Jenkins
1 1 (33.33%) Maven
1 1 (33.33%) Selenium
1 1 (33.33%) SoapUI
General
1 1 (33.33%) Banking
1 1 (33.33%) Retail
1 1 (33.33%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (100.00%) HTML
2 2 (66.67%) CSS
2 2 (66.67%) HTML5
2 2 (66.67%) J2EE
3 1 (33.33%) AngularJS
3 1 (33.33%) Apache Camel
3 1 (33.33%) CSS3
3 1 (33.33%) REST
3 1 (33.33%) SOAP
3 1 (33.33%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Computer Science
1 1 (33.33%) Greenfield Project
1 1 (33.33%) N-Tier
1 1 (33.33%) Online Banking
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) Android
1 1 (33.33%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Web Development
2 1 (33.33%) Automation Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Front End Development
2 1 (33.33%) SDLC
2 1 (33.33%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) Java
2 2 (66.67%) JavaScript
3 1 (33.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle