Period
to 25 November 2017

The median contractor rate for a Java Team Leader was £575 per day in advertised job vacancies during the 6 months to 25 November 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.

Java Team Lead
UK
6 months to
25 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 795 849 889
Rank change year-on-year +54 +40 -50
Contract jobs requiring a Java Team Leader 78 37 24
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.076% 0.035% 0.021%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.080% 0.037% 0.022%
Number of daily rates quoted 73 25 14
UK median daily rate £575 £600 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -4.17% +33.33% -6.98%
10th Percentile £426 £495 £412
90th Percentile £675 £663 £593
UK excluding London median daily rate £530 £525 £450
% change year-on-year +0.95% +16.67% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
UK median hourly rate - - £43.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £43.75

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

All Contract IT Job Vacancies
UK
Contract vacancies in the UK with a recognized job title 97016 99195 108573
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.79% 94.76% 94.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 64030 64673 69073
UK median daily rate £450 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -
10th Percentile £260 £250 £250
90th Percentile £625 £600 £588
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £393 £375
% change year-on-year +1.91% +4.67% +3.45%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2877 3313 4123
UK median hourly rate £18.70 £18.00 £18.05
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +3.86% -0.28% +9.39%
10th Percentile £10.94 £10.50 £10.50
90th Percentile £47.83 £47.25 £45.25
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £17.77
% change year-on-year - -1.52% +9.96%

Java Team Leader
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings that featured Java Team Leader in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for Java Team Leader in the UK

Java Team Leader
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Java Team Leader.

Contractor daily rate trend for Java Team Leader in the UK

Java Team Leader
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Java Team Leader over the 6 months to 25 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Java Team Leader in the UK

Java Team Leader
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Java Team Leader.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Java Team Leader in the UK

Java Team Leader
Top 9 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Java Team Leader within the UK over the 6 months to 25 November 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
England +45 73 £575 -4.17% 21
UK excluding London +79 45 £530 +0.95% 14
London -2 33 £588 -2.08% 9
South East +18 32 £575 +9.52% 6
North of England +54 7 £400 -15.79% 1
North West +32 7 £400 -15.79% 1
Scotland +6 4 £450 -14.29% 2
South West +2 1 - -
Wales - 1 £450 -

Java Team Leader Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills

For the 6 months to 25 November 2017, Java Team Leader 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 Java Team Leader in the job title.

1 78 (100.00%) Java
2 49 (62.82%) Agile Software Development
3 40 (51.28%) TDD
4 39 (50.00%) JavaScript
5 38 (48.72%) AngularJS
6 35 (44.87%) Spring
7 34 (43.59%) JUnit
8 31 (39.74%) Maven
8 31 (39.74%) Amazon AWS
8 31 (39.74%) Mockito
9 30 (38.46%) BDD
10 28 (35.90%) React
11 25 (32.05%) jQuery
12 24 (30.77%) Linux
12 24 (30.77%) Ansible
12 24 (30.77%) Puppet
12 24 (30.77%) Node.js
13 22 (28.21%) Ant
13 22 (28.21%) Configuration Management
13 22 (28.21%) Unit Testing
14 21 (26.92%) Opscode Chef
15 20 (25.64%) Continuous Integration
16 19 (24.36%) Hibernate
16 19 (24.36%) Web Services
16 19 (24.36%) HTML
17 18 (23.08%) Scrum
18 17 (21.79%) CSS
18 17 (21.79%) RESTful
18 17 (21.79%) HTML5
19 16 (20.51%) Jenkins

Java Team Leader Skill Set
Co-occurring 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 13 (16.67%) Apache
2 6 (7.69%) Confluence
2 6 (7.69%) Tomcat
2 6 (7.69%) WebSphere
3 4 (5.13%) WildFly
4 3 (3.85%) Apache Solr
4 3 (3.85%) Elasticsearch
5 2 (2.56%) Mule
Cloud Services
1 31 (39.74%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (3.85%) GitHub
3 1 (1.28%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 7 (8.97%) Internet
2 6 (7.69%) HTTP
3 3 (3.85%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (11.54%) SQL Server
2 6 (7.69%) MongoDB
3 4 (5.13%) RDBMS
3 4 (5.13%) Relational Database
4 3 (3.85%) Flink
4 3 (3.85%) MySQL
5 2 (2.56%) Apache Cassandra
5 2 (2.56%) Big Data
5 2 (2.56%) CouchDB
5 2 (2.56%) DB2
5 2 (2.56%) NoSQL
6 1 (1.28%) Oracle Database
6 1 (1.28%) Qlik Sense
6 1 (1.28%) QlikView
6 1 (1.28%) Redis
Development Applications
1 34 (43.59%) JUnit
2 31 (39.74%) Maven
2 31 (39.74%) Mockito
3 22 (28.21%) Ant
4 16 (20.51%) Jenkins
5 14 (17.95%) Git (software)
6 8 (10.26%) Gradle
6 8 (10.26%) JIRA
7 5 (6.41%) Cucumber
8 4 (5.13%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 4 (5.13%) Checkstyle
8 4 (5.13%) Liquibase
8 4 (5.13%) SonarQube
8 4 (5.13%) Sonatype Nexus
8 4 (5.13%) Vagrant
9 3 (3.85%) Selenium
9 3 (3.85%) TeamCity
10 2 (2.56%) IntelliJ
11 1 (1.28%) Build Forge
11 1 (1.28%) Subversion
General
1 15 (19.23%) Finance
2 6 (7.69%) Banking
3 4 (5.13%) Publishing
4 1 (1.28%) Investment Banking
4 1 (1.28%) Wholesale Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 38 (48.72%) AngularJS
2 35 (44.87%) Spring
3 28 (35.90%) React
4 25 (32.05%) jQuery
5 24 (30.77%) Node.js
6 19 (24.36%) Hibernate
6 19 (24.36%) HTML
6 19 (24.36%) Web Services
7 17 (21.79%) CSS
7 17 (21.79%) HTML5
7 17 (21.79%) RESTful
8 13 (16.67%) Apache CXF
8 13 (16.67%) Spring Boot
8 13 (16.67%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 12 (15.38%) REST
10 11 (14.10%) CSS3
10 11 (14.10%) J2EE
11 7 (8.97%) JMS
11 7 (8.97%) Middleware
11 7 (8.97%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 4 (5.13%) Linux Command Line
1 4 (5.13%) User Experience
2 2 (2.56%) Computer Science
2 2 (2.56%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 2 (2.56%) Management Information System
2 2 (2.56%) Online Banking
3 1 (1.28%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (1.28%) Greenfield Project
3 1 (1.28%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 24 (30.77%) Linux
2 4 (5.13%) Unix
2 4 (5.13%) VMS
3 3 (3.85%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 49 (62.82%) Agile Software Development
2 40 (51.28%) TDD
3 30 (38.46%) BDD
4 22 (28.21%) Configuration Management
4 22 (28.21%) Unit Testing
5 20 (25.64%) Continuous Integration
6 18 (23.08%) Scrum
7 16 (20.51%) Microservices
7 16 (20.51%) Test Automation
8 8 (10.26%) Coaching
8 8 (10.26%) DevOps
9 7 (8.97%) API Development
9 7 (8.97%) B2B
9 7 (8.97%) Kanban
9 7 (8.97%) Mentoring
10 6 (7.69%) CRM
10 6 (7.69%) OO
11 5 (6.41%) Front End Development
12 4 (5.13%) Dependency Injection
12 4 (5.13%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 78 (100.00%) Java
2 39 (50.00%) JavaScript
3 11 (14.10%) Scala
4 7 (8.97%) Clojure
4 7 (8.97%) Groovy
4 7 (8.97%) SQL
5 4 (5.13%) JPQL
6 1 (1.28%) COBOL
Qualifications
1 9 (11.54%) Degree
2 1 (1.28%) CFA
2 1 (1.28%) Computer Science Degree
2 1 (1.28%) SC Cleared
2 1 (1.28%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (5.13%) QA
2 1 (1.28%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 14 (17.95%) Docker
Systems Management
1 24 (30.77%) Ansible
1 24 (30.77%) Puppet
2 21 (26.92%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 10 (12.82%) Oracle
2 6 (7.69%) IBM
3 2 (2.56%) Bloomberg
3 2 (2.56%) Currenex
3 2 (2.56%) FXall
3 2 (2.56%) Reuters
4 1 (1.28%) Caplin
4 1 (1.28%) Microsoft
4 1 (1.28%) MuleSoft
4 1 (1.28%) Red Hat
4 1 (1.28%) Solace