The median contractor rate for a Senior Java Developer was £513 per day in advertised job vacancies in Surrey during the 3 months to 26 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 Developer
South East / Surrey
3 months to
26 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 91 90 91
Rank change year-on-year -1 +1  
Contract jobs requiring a Senior Java Developer 5 13 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Surrey 0.38% 0.97% 0.073%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.41% 1.00% 0.076%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 13 0
Median daily rate £513 £525 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.38% -  
UK excluding London median daily rate £433 £438 £416
% change year-on-year -1.02% +5.10%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £44.00

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies advertised in Surrey. 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
Surrey
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 1215 1296 1318
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Surrey 93.46% 96.36% 95.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 797 848 709
Median daily rate £430 £425 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.17% +13.33%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £213 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £554 £550 £515
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £393 £375
% change year-on-year +1.91% +4.66%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 41 93 64
Median hourly rate £18.50 £22.50 £18.90
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -17.77% +19.04%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £12.43 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £46.00 £50.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £16.72
% change year-on-year - +4.66%  

Senior Java Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Surrey

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

Job vacancy trend for Senior Java Developer in Surrey

Senior Java Developer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Surrey

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Senior Java Developer in Surrey

Senior Java Developer
Contract Job Locations in Surrey

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 Surrey region over the 3 months to 26 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
Camberley +8 4 - - 1
Senior Java Developer
South East

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

For the 6 months to 26 April 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 Surrey region featuring Senior Java Developer in the job title.

1 9 (100.00%) Java
2 8 (88.89%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (88.89%) JMS
2 8 (88.89%) Linux
2 8 (88.89%) REST
3 7 (77.78%) Jenkins
3 7 (77.78%) Web Services
4 6 (66.67%) SQL
4 6 (66.67%) Oracle
4 6 (66.67%) SQL Server
4 6 (66.67%) JUnit
4 6 (66.67%) SOA
4 6 (66.67%) Eclipse
4 6 (66.67%) Spring
4 6 (66.67%) Maven
4 6 (66.67%) TIBCO
4 6 (66.67%) BusinessWorks
4 6 (66.67%) Technical Architecture
4 6 (66.67%) BPMN
4 6 (66.67%) ANTLR
4 6 (66.67%) XACML
4 6 (66.67%) Relational Database
4 6 (66.67%) Apache Thrift
4 6 (66.67%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 6 (66.67%) Drools
4 6 (66.67%) MyBatis
5 5 (55.56%) Information Security
5 5 (55.56%) Python
6 2 (22.22%) SOAP
6 2 (22.22%) HTTP

Senior Java Developer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Surrey 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 6 (66.67%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 1 (11.11%) Apache
2 1 (11.11%) WebSphere
Business Applications
1 6 (66.67%) BusinessWorks
Communications & Networking
1 2 (22.22%) HTTP
1 2 (22.22%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (66.67%) Relational Database
1 6 (66.67%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 7 (77.78%) Jenkins
2 6 (66.67%) ANTLR
2 6 (66.67%) Eclipse
2 6 (66.67%) JUnit
2 6 (66.67%) Maven
3 1 (11.11%) Gerrit
3 1 (11.11%) Git (software)
General
1 1 (11.11%) Law
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (88.89%) JMS
1 8 (88.89%) REST
2 7 (77.78%) Web Services
3 6 (66.67%) Apache Thrift
3 6 (66.67%) Drools
3 6 (66.67%) MyBatis
3 6 (66.67%) Spring
3 6 (66.67%) XACML
4 2 (22.22%) ActiveMQ
4 2 (22.22%) Middleware
4 2 (22.22%) SOAP
5 1 (11.11%) Dropwizard
5 1 (11.11%) Spring Boot
5 1 (11.11%) WebSphere MQ
Operating Systems
1 8 (88.89%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (88.89%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (66.67%) BPMN
2 6 (66.67%) SOA
2 6 (66.67%) Technical Architecture
3 5 (55.56%) Information Security
4 1 (11.11%) BDD
4 1 (11.11%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (11.11%) Mentoring
4 1 (11.11%) Microservices
4 1 (11.11%) Multithreading
4 1 (11.11%) Scrum
4 1 (11.11%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 9 (100.00%) Java
2 6 (66.67%) SQL
3 5 (55.56%) Python
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (11.11%) PA-DSS
1 1 (11.11%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 1 (11.11%) Docker
1 1 (11.11%) Virtual Machines
1 1 (11.11%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 6 (66.67%) Oracle
1 6 (66.67%) TIBCO
2 2 (22.22%) VMware