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 23 January 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
23 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Java Developer
Rank 32 55 56
Rank change year-on-year
+23 +1
Contract jobs requiring a Java Developer 61 20 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 5.64% 2.07% 1.65%
As % of the Job Titles category 6.09% 2.19% 1.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 51 12 8
Average daily rate
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£375 £320 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.18% -
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 £37.50 £35.00 £39.00
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -10.25%
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
1001 915 740
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 92.60% 94.82% 93.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 721 560 391
Average daily rate £375 £325 £315
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.38% +3.17%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £225 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £450 £443
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 24 13 41
Average hourly rate £13.50 £12.50 £12.42
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+8.00% +0.64%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £10.10 £8.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.50 £27.00 £114.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £16.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-3.03% -8.33%

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 23 January 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 23 January 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 94 (100.00%) Java
2 61 (64.89%) HTML
3 50 (53.19%) Agile Software Development
4 42 (44.68%) Hibernate
4 42 (44.68%) REST
5 33 (35.11%) MongoDB
5 33 (35.11%) UNIX
6 32 (34.04%) Linux
6 32 (34.04%) Web Design
6 32 (34.04%) Mac OS X
6 32 (34.04%) Responsive Web Design
7 30 (31.91%) HTTP
8 29 (30.85%) J2EE
9 27 (28.72%) Relational Database
10 26 (27.66%) Neo4j
11 25 (26.60%) JAX-RS
12 24 (25.53%) Mentoring
13 22 (23.40%) Subversion
14 20 (21.28%) CSS
15 18 (19.15%) Configuration Management
15 18 (19.15%) TDD
16 16 (17.02%) Spring
16 16 (17.02%) Web Application Development
17 15 (15.96%) BDD
17 15 (15.96%) Security Cleared
17 15 (15.96%) JUnit
18 14 (14.89%) JavaScript
19 12 (12.77%) Oracle
19 12 (12.77%) Git (software)
19 12 (12.77%) jQuery

Java Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 23 January 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 4 (4.26%) WebSphere
2 3 (3.19%) JBoss
2 3 (3.19%) Apache
2 3 (3.19%) Tomcat
2 3 (3.19%) WebLogic
3 2 (2.13%) Node.js
3 2 (2.13%) OpenStack
3 2 (2.13%) Apache ServiceMix
4 1 (1.06%) ATG Dynamo
Communications & Networking
1 30 (31.91%) HTTP
2 1 (1.06%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 33 (35.11%) MongoDB
2 27 (28.72%) Relational Database
3 26 (27.66%) Neo4j
4 6 (6.38%) NoSQL
5 4 (4.26%) PostgreSQL
6 3 (3.19%) Redis
7 2 (2.13%) Riak
7 2 (2.13%) Couchbase
8 1 (1.06%) CouchDB
8 1 (1.06%) Pentaho
8 1 (1.06%) DB2
Development Applications
1 22 (23.40%) Subversion
2 15 (15.96%) JUnit
3 12 (12.77%) Git (software)
4 8 (8.51%) DbUnit
5 5 (5.32%) Jenkins
6 3 (3.19%) Eclipse
7 2 (2.13%) JMeter
7 2 (2.13%) Maven
7 2 (2.13%) Hudson
7 2 (2.13%) JProfiler
8 1 (1.06%) Gradle
8 1 (1.06%) QUnit
8 1 (1.06%) Jasmine
8 1 (1.06%) Selenium
8 1 (1.06%) Ant
General
1 4 (4.26%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 61 (64.89%) HTML
2 42 (44.68%) Hibernate
2 42 (44.68%) REST
3 29 (30.85%) J2EE
4 25 (26.60%) JAX-RS
5 20 (21.28%) CSS
6 16 (17.02%) Spring
7 12 (12.77%) jQuery
8 10 (10.64%) XML
9 8 (8.51%) Ajax
10 7 (7.45%) Spring MVC
11 6 (6.38%) Web Services
11 6 (6.38%) JSP
12 4 (4.26%) Java EE
12 4 (4.26%) JPA
12 4 (4.26%) HTML5
13 3 (3.19%) RESTful
13 3 (3.19%) ActiveMQ
14 2 (2.13%) SOAP
14 2 (2.13%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 2 (2.13%) Client/Server
1 2 (2.13%) Ontologies
1 2 (2.13%) Chemistry
1 2 (2.13%) Algorithms
1 2 (2.13%) Open Source
1 2 (2.13%) Mobile App
2 1 (1.06%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (1.06%) PKI
2 1 (1.06%) Smartcard
Operating Systems
1 33 (35.11%) UNIX
2 32 (34.04%) Linux
2 32 (34.04%) Mac OS X
3 1 (1.06%) CentOS
3 1 (1.06%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 50 (53.19%) Agile Software Development
2 32 (34.04%) Web Design
2 32 (34.04%) Responsive Web Design
3 24 (25.53%) Mentoring
4 18 (19.15%) Configuration Management
4 18 (19.15%) TDD
5 16 (17.02%) Web Application Development
6 15 (15.96%) BDD
7 11 (11.70%) Enterprise Architecture
7 11 (11.70%) Web Development
8 10 (10.64%) Continuous Integration
9 9 (9.57%) OO
9 9 (9.57%) MVC
10 7 (7.45%) OOD
11 4 (4.26%) E-Commerce
11 4 (4.26%) Scrum
11 4 (4.26%) Software Engineering
12 2 (2.13%) UML
12 2 (2.13%) OOP
12 2 (2.13%) OOA/OOD
Programming Languages
1 94 (100.00%) Java
2 14 (14.89%) JavaScript
3 8 (8.51%) SQL
4 6 (6.38%) Python
5 5 (5.32%) Ruby
5 5 (5.32%) PHP
6 2 (2.13%) SPARQL
7 1 (1.06%) Scala
7 1 (1.06%) C#
Qualifications
1 15 (15.96%) Security Cleared
2 7 (7.45%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.13%) QA
Systems Management
1 4 (4.26%) Puppet
2 2 (2.13%) Graphite
2 2 (2.13%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (1.06%) OpenIDM
Vendors
1 12 (12.77%) Oracle
2 4 (4.26%) ATG
3 3 (3.19%) hybris
3 3 (3.19%) IBM
4 1 (1.06%) Twitter
4 1 (1.06%) Splunk
4 1 (1.06%) BEA
4 1 (1.06%) Red Hat
4 1 (1.06%) Mercator
4 1 (1.06%) Cisco
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