The table below looks at the statistics for the Java Developer role in IT contracts advertised for the Leeds region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Java Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 5 March 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
5 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Java Developer
Rank 24 67 47
Rank change year-on-year
+43 -20
Contract jobs requiring a Java Developer 78 14 19
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 6.73% 1.43% 2.60%
As % of the Job Titles category 7.33% 1.50% 2.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 65 10 8
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£400 £320 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £317 £247 £313
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £350 £325
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.00 £40.00 £35.70
% change year-on-year
-5.00% +12.04%
Java Developer
West Yorkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Leeds region. 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
Leeds
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1064 935 691
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 91.80% 95.31% 94.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 729 589 337
Average daily rate £375 £325 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.38% +1.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £151
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £434
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 31 22 42
Average hourly rate £12.50 £15.00 £11.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-16.66% +30.43%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £11.00 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.20 £27.00 £112.80
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.72 £17.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-1.64% -2.85%

Java Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

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

Java Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

Java Developer
Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Java Developer across the Leeds region.

Java Developer Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

Java Developer
Daily Rate Histogram in Leeds

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Java Developer across the Leeds region over the 3 months to 5 March 2015.

Java Developer Daily Rate Histogram in Leeds

Java Developer
Hourly Rate Trend in Leeds

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Java Developer across the Leeds region.

Java Developer Hourly Rate Trend in Leeds

Java Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 5 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Leeds region that cited 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 Java Developer in their job title.

1 137 (100.00%) Java
2 92 (67.15%) HTML
3 82 (59.85%) Agile Software Development
4 70 (51.09%) REST
5 64 (46.72%) Linux
5 64 (46.72%) Hibernate
6 63 (45.99%) MongoDB
7 60 (43.80%) UNIX
8 58 (42.34%) Mac OS X
9 55 (40.15%) Web Design
9 55 (40.15%) Responsive Web Design
10 50 (36.50%) HTTP
11 48 (35.04%) JAX-RS
11 48 (35.04%) Relational Database
12 47 (34.31%) Neo4j
13 33 (24.09%) Configuration Management
14 31 (22.63%) J2EE
14 31 (22.63%) TDD
15 30 (21.90%) Mentoring
16 29 (21.17%) Subversion
17 26 (18.98%) BDD
18 24 (17.52%) VCP4
18 24 (17.52%) CSS
19 23 (16.79%) Git (software)
20 20 (14.60%) Spring
21 18 (13.14%) JavaScript
21 18 (13.14%) Web Application Development
22 17 (12.41%) Web Development
22 17 (12.41%) Security Cleared
23 15 (10.95%) JUnit

Java Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 5 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Leeds region that cited 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 Java Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 7 (5.11%) Apache
2 6 (4.38%) WebSphere
3 5 (3.65%) Tomcat
4 4 (2.92%) JBoss
5 3 (2.19%) WebLogic
6 2 (1.46%) WebSphere Application Server
6 2 (1.46%) Node.js
6 2 (1.46%) OpenStack
6 2 (1.46%) Apache ServiceMix
7 1 (0.73%) CMS
7 1 (0.73%) ATG Dynamo
Communications & Networking
1 50 (36.50%) HTTP
2 2 (1.46%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 63 (45.99%) MongoDB
2 48 (35.04%) Relational Database
3 47 (34.31%) Neo4j
4 8 (5.84%) NoSQL
4 8 (5.84%) MySQL
5 5 (3.65%) PostgreSQL
6 2 (1.46%) Pentaho
6 2 (1.46%) Redis
6 2 (1.46%) Riak
7 1 (0.73%) DB2
7 1 (0.73%) Couchbase
7 1 (0.73%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 29 (21.17%) Subversion
2 23 (16.79%) Git (software)
3 15 (10.95%) JUnit
4 8 (5.84%) Jenkins
5 6 (4.38%) Eclipse
5 6 (4.38%) Maven
6 5 (3.65%) DbUnit
7 3 (2.19%) JMeter
7 3 (2.19%) Hudson
8 2 (1.46%) QUnit
8 2 (1.46%) Ant
8 2 (1.46%) Mockito
8 2 (1.46%) JProfiler
8 2 (1.46%) Cucumber
9 1 (0.73%) Selenium
9 1 (0.73%) Jasmine
9 1 (0.73%) Gradle
General
1 5 (3.65%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 92 (67.15%) HTML
2 70 (51.09%) REST
3 64 (46.72%) Hibernate
4 48 (35.04%) JAX-RS
5 31 (22.63%) J2EE
6 24 (17.52%) CSS
7 20 (14.60%) Spring
8 13 (9.49%) XML
9 12 (8.76%) jQuery
10 9 (6.57%) Ajax
11 6 (4.38%) JSP
11 6 (4.38%) Web Services
12 5 (3.65%) Spring MVC
12 5 (3.65%) Symfony
13 4 (2.92%) Java EE
13 4 (2.92%) JSON
13 4 (2.92%) RESTful
13 4 (2.92%) HTML5
14 3 (2.19%) JPA
14 3 (2.19%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 3 (2.19%) Open Source
2 2 (1.46%) Mobile App
2 2 (1.46%) Algorithms
2 2 (1.46%) Client/Server
2 2 (1.46%) Smartcard
2 2 (1.46%) PKI
2 2 (1.46%) Ontologies
2 2 (1.46%) Chemistry
3 1 (0.73%) Computer Science
3 1 (0.73%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 64 (46.72%) Linux
2 60 (43.80%) UNIX
3 58 (42.34%) Mac OS X
4 2 (1.46%) CentOS
4 2 (1.46%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 82 (59.85%) Agile Software Development
2 55 (40.15%) Web Design
2 55 (40.15%) Responsive Web Design
3 33 (24.09%) Configuration Management
4 31 (22.63%) TDD
5 30 (21.90%) Mentoring
6 26 (18.98%) BDD
7 18 (13.14%) Web Application Development
8 17 (12.41%) Web Development
9 14 (10.22%) Continuous Integration
10 13 (9.49%) Scrum
11 11 (8.03%) Enterprise Architecture
12 10 (7.30%) Software Engineering
13 9 (6.57%) MVC
14 7 (5.11%) OO
15 6 (4.38%) E-Commerce
16 4 (2.92%) OOD
16 4 (2.92%) UML
16 4 (2.92%) DevOps
17 3 (2.19%) Kanban
Programming Languages
1 137 (100.00%) Java
2 18 (13.14%) JavaScript
3 12 (8.76%) PHP
3 12 (8.76%) SQL
4 8 (5.84%) Python
5 6 (4.38%) Ruby
6 3 (2.19%) PHP5
7 2 (1.46%) SPARQL
7 2 (1.46%) Scala
7 2 (1.46%) C#
Qualifications
1 24 (17.52%) VCP4
2 17 (12.41%) Security Cleared
3 5 (3.65%) SC Cleared
4 1 (0.73%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.46%) QA
Systems Management
1 3 (2.19%) Puppet
2 2 (1.46%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (1.46%) OpenIDM
2 2 (1.46%) Graphite
3 1 (0.73%) Nagios
Vendors
1 14 (10.22%) Oracle
2 5 (3.65%) IBM
3 4 (2.92%) ATG
4 3 (2.19%) hybris
4 3 (2.19%) Splunk
5 2 (1.46%) Cisco
5 2 (1.46%) Red Hat
6 1 (0.73%) Mercator
6 1 (0.73%) Open Text
6 1 (0.73%) BEA
6 1 (0.73%) Vignette
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