The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Leeds region that had Java Developer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 10 December 2016 with a comparison to same period over 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.

3 months to
10 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Java Developer
Rank 23 18 29
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +11
Contract jobs requiring a Java Developer 73 123 68
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 6.44% 7.59% 5.60%
As % of the Job Titles category 6.78% 8.09% 5.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 45 83 50
Median daily rate £450 £450 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +12.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £370 £350 £330
10% offered a daily rate of more than £480 £522 £462
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £413 £400
% change year-on-year
+3.03% +3.12%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.63 £43.38 £40.00
% change year-on-year
-15.56% +8.43%
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
1076 1521 1145
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 94.89% 93.83% 94.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 698 1018 766
Median daily rate £400 £390 £365
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.56% +6.84%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £285 £211
10% offered a daily rate of more than £539 £575 £531
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 28 47 33
Median hourly rate £14.57 £15.25 £12.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-4.49% +22.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.20 £10.00 £9.03
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £31.00 £45.00 £32.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +6.25%

Java Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

The demand trend of IT contracts across the Leeds region that featured Java Developer in the job title.

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 10 December 2016.

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 Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 10 December 2016, 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 Leeds region featuring Java Developer in the job title.

1 195 (100.00%) Java
2 144 (73.85%) Agile Software Development
3 83 (42.56%) Spring
4 77 (39.49%) TDD
5 64 (32.82%) JavaScript
6 58 (29.74%) Scrum
7 54 (27.69%) Scala
7 54 (27.69%) Jenkins
8 49 (25.13%) Git (software)
9 47 (24.10%) Hibernate
9 47 (24.10%) HTML
10 43 (22.05%) RESTful
11 42 (21.54%) Continuous Integration
12 38 (19.49%) NoSQL
13 37 (18.97%) MongoDB
14 36 (18.46%) CSS
15 35 (17.95%) BDD
16 33 (16.92%) AngularJS
17 32 (16.41%) REST
18 31 (15.90%) JUnit
18 31 (15.90%) SQL
18 31 (15.90%) OO
19 30 (15.38%) Open Source
20 28 (14.36%) Microservices
21 26 (13.33%) Linux
21 26 (13.33%) Pair Programming
22 24 (12.31%) HTML5
22 24 (12.31%) Node.js
22 24 (12.31%) RabbitMQ
23 23 (11.79%) Software Engineering

Java Developer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds 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 11 (5.64%) Confluence
2 7 (3.59%) Apache Spark
3 6 (3.08%) Tomcat
4 5 (2.56%) Apache
5 3 (1.54%) JBoss
5 3 (1.54%) Jetty
5 3 (1.54%) WebSphere
6 2 (1.03%) Mule
6 2 (1.03%) Mule ESB
6 2 (1.03%) nginx
6 2 (1.03%) WebLogic
7 1 (0.51%) CMS
7 1 (0.51%) Elasticsearch
7 1 (0.51%) GlassFish
7 1 (0.51%) WebLogic Integration
7 1 (0.51%) WebLogic Portal
7 1 (0.51%) WebSphere Application Server
7 1 (0.51%) WebSphere Process Server
Business Applications
1 1 (0.51%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 15 (7.69%) GitHub
2 2 (1.03%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (1.03%) IaaS
2 2 (1.03%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (5.64%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 38 (19.49%) NoSQL
2 37 (18.97%) MongoDB
3 18 (9.23%) Relational Database
4 16 (8.21%) Apache Cassandra
4 16 (8.21%) MySQL
5 15 (7.69%) PostgreSQL
6 11 (5.64%) Hadoop
7 6 (3.08%) Redis
8 4 (2.05%) Big Data
8 4 (2.05%) SQL Server
9 3 (1.54%) Oracle Database
9 3 (1.54%) RDBMS
10 2 (1.03%) CouchDB
10 2 (1.03%) Riak
11 1 (0.51%) Amazon DynamoDB
11 1 (0.51%) Hazelcast
11 1 (0.51%) Neo4j
11 1 (0.51%) Oracle Database 10g
11 1 (0.51%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 54 (27.69%) Jenkins
2 49 (25.13%) Git (software)
3 31 (15.90%) JUnit
4 17 (8.72%) Maven
5 16 (8.21%) JIRA
6 13 (6.67%) Jasmine
6 13 (6.67%) Subversion
7 12 (6.15%) Mercurial
8 11 (5.64%) Selenium
9 7 (3.59%) Cucumber
9 7 (3.59%) IntelliJ
9 7 (3.59%) JMeter
10 6 (3.08%) Mockito
11 5 (2.56%) TestNG
12 4 (2.05%) Eclipse
13 3 (1.54%) Gradle
13 3 (1.54%) Grunt
13 3 (1.54%) TeamCity
13 3 (1.54%) WebDriver
14 2 (1.03%) Spock
General
1 8 (4.10%) Finance
2 6 (3.08%) Retail
3 4 (2.05%) Banking
4 3 (1.54%) Games
5 1 (0.51%) Automotive
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 83 (42.56%) Spring
2 47 (24.10%) Hibernate
2 47 (24.10%) HTML
3 43 (22.05%) RESTful
4 36 (18.46%) CSS
5 33 (16.92%) AngularJS
6 32 (16.41%) REST
7 24 (12.31%) HTML5
7 24 (12.31%) Node.js
7 24 (12.31%) RabbitMQ
8 22 (11.28%) CSS3
9 14 (7.18%) JSON
10 13 (6.67%) Web Services
11 12 (6.15%) Play Framework
12 11 (5.64%) J2EE
12 11 (5.64%) Spring MVC
13 9 (4.62%) ActiveMQ
13 9 (4.62%) SOAP
14 8 (4.10%) Ajax
14 8 (4.10%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 17 (8.72%) Analytical Skills
2 16 (8.21%) Enterprise Software
3 5 (2.56%) Algorithms
4 3 (1.54%) Mainframe
4 3 (1.54%) Mobile App
4 3 (1.54%) Statistics
5 2 (1.03%) Data Integration
5 2 (1.03%) Data Structures
5 2 (1.03%) User Experience
5 2 (1.03%) Visualisation
6 1 (0.51%) Computer Science
6 1 (0.51%) DataPower
6 1 (0.51%) Inversion of Control
6 1 (0.51%) NHS
6 1 (0.51%) Streaming Video
Operating Systems
1 26 (13.33%) Linux
2 12 (6.15%) Unix
3 9 (4.62%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 4 (2.05%) Mac OS X
4 4 (2.05%) Windows
5 1 (0.51%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 144 (73.85%) Agile Software Development
2 77 (39.49%) TDD
3 58 (29.74%) Scrum
4 42 (21.54%) Continuous Integration
5 35 (17.95%) BDD
6 31 (15.90%) OO
7 30 (15.38%) Open Source
8 28 (14.36%) Microservices
9 26 (13.33%) Pair Programming
10 23 (11.79%) Software Engineering
11 21 (10.77%) Kanban
12 18 (9.23%) MVC
13 15 (7.69%) SOA
14 12 (6.15%) Software Delivery
15 11 (5.64%) OOP
16 10 (5.13%) Automated Testing
16 10 (5.13%) Configuration Management
16 10 (5.13%) High Availability
16 10 (5.13%) Responsive Web Design
16 10 (5.13%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 195 (100.00%) Java
2 64 (32.82%) JavaScript
3 54 (27.69%) Scala
4 31 (15.90%) SQL
5 19 (9.74%) Groovy
6 17 (8.72%) Python
7 15 (7.69%) Clojure
7 15 (7.69%) Ruby
8 6 (3.08%) C#
8 6 (3.08%) PHP
9 3 (1.54%) Shell Script
10 2 (1.03%) ECMAScript
10 2 (1.03%) ES6
10 2 (1.03%) Korn
10 2 (1.03%) PL/SQL
11 1 (0.51%) Bash Shell
11 1 (0.51%) F#
11 1 (0.51%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 5 (2.56%) BPSS Clearance
1 5 (2.56%) Security Cleared
2 3 (1.54%) Degree
3 1 (0.51%) BC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.03%) Disclosure Scotland
1 2 (1.03%) FATCA
System Software
1 11 (5.64%) Virtual Machines
2 6 (3.08%) Docker
3 2 (1.03%) Apache Flume
Systems Management
1 10 (5.13%) Puppet
2 6 (3.08%) Oracle Identity Management
2 6 (3.08%) Oracle Identity Manager
3 2 (1.03%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (0.51%) Ansible
4 1 (0.51%) Grafana
4 1 (0.51%) Kibana
4 1 (0.51%) logstash
Vendors
1 23 (11.79%) Oracle
2 9 (4.62%) Red Hat
3 6 (3.08%) Google
4 4 (2.05%) MuleSoft
5 2 (1.03%) Cloudera
5 2 (1.03%) Solace
5 2 (1.03%) Splunk
6 1 (0.51%) AppDynamics
6 1 (0.51%) IBM
6 1 (0.51%) Kony
6 1 (0.51%) Perforce
6 1 (0.51%) Zend
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