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 26 June 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
26 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Java Developer
Rank 11 51 31
Rank change year-on-year
+40 -20
Contract jobs requiring a Java Developer 173 53 63
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 11.74% 3.44% 5.34%
As % of the Job Titles category 12.27% 3.62% 5.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 143 36 34
Median daily rate £425 £375 £328
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.33% +14.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £345 £316 £277
10% offered a daily rate of more than £519 £425 £384
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £399 £363
% change year-on-year
+3.38% +10.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.50 £40.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year
-11.25% +11.11%
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
1410 1463 1117
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 95.66% 95.00% 94.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 997 1048 787
Median daily rate £400 £350 £340
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% +2.94%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £305 £240 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £399 £368 £350
% change year-on-year
+8.57% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 22 38 26
Median hourly rate £12.50 £12.00 £14.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+4.16% -17.24%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.20 £9.00 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.50 £27.50 £29.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.45 £16.14 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+8.11% -2.18%

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 26 June 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 26 June 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.

1 309 (100.00%) Java
2 231 (74.76%) Agile Software Development
3 190 (61.49%) TDD
4 177 (57.28%) Spring
5 115 (37.22%) Hibernate
6 111 (35.92%) JavaScript
7 75 (24.27%) Continuous Integration
8 67 (21.68%) REST
9 63 (20.39%) CSS
10 62 (20.06%) HTML
11 61 (19.74%) BDD
11 61 (19.74%) MongoDB
12 56 (18.12%) RabbitMQ
13 55 (17.80%) RESTful
14 53 (17.15%) Scrum
15 51 (16.50%) AngularJS
16 50 (16.18%) Oracle
17 49 (15.86%) Jenkins
18 46 (14.89%) Git (software)
18 46 (14.89%) Microservices
19 42 (13.59%) Node.js
20 40 (12.94%) Web Services
21 37 (11.97%) OO
22 36 (11.65%) Pair Programming
22 36 (11.65%) Software Engineering
23 35 (11.33%) Linux
24 34 (11.00%) Unix
25 33 (10.68%) Scala
26 32 (10.36%) Puppet
26 32 (10.36%) Maven

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 19 (6.15%) Tomcat
2 12 (3.88%) Elasticsearch
3 6 (1.94%) JBoss
3 6 (1.94%) Jetty
3 6 (1.94%) WebSphere
4 4 (1.29%) nginx
5 3 (0.97%) Apache
5 3 (0.97%) Apache Spark
5 3 (0.97%) OpenStack
5 3 (0.97%) WebSphere Application Server
6 2 (0.65%) GlassFish
6 2 (0.65%) Mule ESB
6 2 (0.65%) WebLogic
7 1 (0.32%) Apache Solr
7 1 (0.32%) NetWeaver
7 1 (0.32%) OpenCms
Business Applications
1 2 (0.65%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 20 (6.47%) GitHub
2 8 (2.59%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (0.65%) IaaS
3 2 (0.65%) PaaS
4 1 (0.32%) AWS CloudFormation
Communications & Networking
1 15 (4.85%) HTTP
2 2 (0.65%) Internet
2 2 (0.65%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 61 (19.74%) MongoDB
2 31 (10.03%) NoSQL
2 31 (10.03%) SQL Server
3 28 (9.06%) Relational Database
4 20 (6.47%) Apache Cassandra
4 20 (6.47%) CouchDB
5 16 (5.18%) PostgreSQL
6 14 (4.53%) Redis
7 13 (4.21%) MySQL
8 10 (3.24%) Neo4j
9 8 (2.59%) Hazelcast
10 4 (1.29%) Oracle Database
10 4 (1.29%) RDBMS
11 3 (0.97%) DB2
11 3 (0.97%) Riak
12 2 (0.65%) Big Data
12 2 (0.65%) SQL Server 2012
13 1 (0.32%) Amazon DynamoDB
13 1 (0.32%) DataStage
13 1 (0.32%) Impala
Development Applications
1 49 (15.86%) Jenkins
2 46 (14.89%) Git (software)
3 32 (10.36%) Maven
4 30 (9.71%) JUnit
5 25 (8.09%) Mockito
6 17 (5.50%) Subversion
7 14 (4.53%) JIRA
8 13 (4.21%) Mercurial
9 12 (3.88%) TestNG
10 11 (3.56%) Hamcrest
11 8 (2.59%) Eclipse
12 6 (1.94%) Cucumber
13 4 (1.29%) Vagrant
14 3 (0.97%) Ant
14 3 (0.97%) Atlassian Bamboo
14 3 (0.97%) Gradle
14 3 (0.97%) IntelliJ
15 2 (0.65%) Bitbucket
15 2 (0.65%) Jasmine
15 2 (0.65%) Mocha
General
1 29 (9.39%) Retail
2 15 (4.85%) Games
3 14 (4.53%) Finance
4 3 (0.97%) Banking
5 2 (0.65%) Legal
6 1 (0.32%) Billing
6 1 (0.32%) Interactive Media
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 177 (57.28%) Spring
2 115 (37.22%) Hibernate
3 67 (21.68%) REST
4 63 (20.39%) CSS
5 62 (20.06%) HTML
6 56 (18.12%) RabbitMQ
7 55 (17.80%) RESTful
8 51 (16.50%) AngularJS
9 42 (13.59%) Node.js
10 40 (12.94%) Web Services
11 31 (10.03%) JPA
12 30 (9.71%) React
13 28 (9.06%) XML
14 25 (8.09%) Spring Boot
15 21 (6.80%) Ember.js
15 21 (6.80%) HTML5
16 20 (6.47%) J2EE
17 19 (6.15%) CSS3
17 19 (6.15%) LESS
18 18 (5.83%) Apache Camel
Miscellaneous
1 30 (9.71%) Analytical Skills
2 18 (5.83%) Enterprise Software
3 16 (5.18%) Mobile App
4 3 (0.97%) Computer Science
4 3 (0.97%) EPoS
4 3 (0.97%) Mainframe
5 2 (0.65%) Algorithms
5 2 (0.65%) Blog
5 2 (0.65%) Data Structures
5 2 (0.65%) Digital Media
5 2 (0.65%) Mathematics
5 2 (0.65%) RIA
5 2 (0.65%) Visualisation
6 1 (0.32%) Data Integration
6 1 (0.32%) iPad
6 1 (0.32%) Streaming Video
Operating Systems
1 35 (11.33%) Linux
2 34 (11.00%) Unix
3 26 (8.41%) Windows
4 15 (4.85%) Mac OS X
5 2 (0.65%) Windows Server
6 1 (0.32%) Android
6 1 (0.32%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 231 (74.76%) Agile Software Development
2 190 (61.49%) TDD
3 75 (24.27%) Continuous Integration
4 61 (19.74%) BDD
5 53 (17.15%) Scrum
6 46 (14.89%) Microservices
7 37 (11.97%) OO
8 36 (11.65%) Pair Programming
8 36 (11.65%) Software Engineering
9 27 (8.74%) Unit Testing
10 25 (8.09%) Kanban
10 25 (8.09%) Open Source
11 21 (6.80%) SOA
12 20 (6.47%) High Availability
12 20 (6.47%) Mentoring
13 15 (4.85%) Regression Testing
13 15 (4.85%) Web Design
14 14 (4.53%) Concurrent Programming
14 14 (4.53%) OOP
14 14 (4.53%) Responsive Web Design
Programming Languages
1 309 (100.00%) Java
2 111 (35.92%) JavaScript
3 33 (10.68%) Scala
4 28 (9.06%) SQL
5 27 (8.74%) Python
6 21 (6.80%) PHP
7 19 (6.15%) ECMAScript
7 19 (6.15%) ES6
7 19 (6.15%) Groovy
8 13 (4.21%) Clojure
9 12 (3.88%) Ruby
10 6 (1.94%) C++
10 6 (1.94%) PL/SQL
11 5 (1.62%) C#
12 4 (1.29%) C
12 4 (1.29%) Perl
13 1 (0.32%) Bash Shell
13 1 (0.32%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 16 (5.18%) Security Cleared
2 9 (2.91%) BPSS Clearance
3 5 (1.62%) BC Cleared
4 4 (1.29%) SC Cleared
5 3 (0.97%) Sun Certification
6 2 (0.65%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (3.56%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (0.32%) WCAG
System Software
1 14 (4.53%) Docker
2 12 (3.88%) Virtual Machines
3 4 (1.29%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 32 (10.36%) Puppet
2 4 (1.29%) Oracle Identity Management
3 3 (0.97%) Ansible
3 3 (0.97%) logstash
3 3 (0.97%) Opscode Chef
4 2 (0.65%) Oracle Identity Manager
4 2 (0.65%) Piwik
5 1 (0.32%) Grafana
5 1 (0.32%) Kibana
Vendors
1 50 (16.18%) Oracle
2 4 (1.29%) IBM
2 4 (1.29%) Splunk
2 4 (1.29%) VMware
3 3 (0.97%) PayPal
3 3 (0.97%) SAP
3 3 (0.97%) Sun
3 3 (0.97%) Sybase
4 2 (0.65%) MuleSoft
4 2 (0.65%) SaltStack
5 1 (0.32%) Akamai
5 1 (0.32%) AppDynamics
5 1 (0.32%) Perforce
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Oliver Bernard
Rate: £500 - £550 per day +
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Rate: From £350 to £450 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Rate: From £340 to £350 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, Yorkshire
Empiric Solutions
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Posted: 6 days ago
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Arrows Group Ltd
Rate: £400 - £500 per day
Posted: 26 days ago