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 6 May 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
6 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Java Developer
Rank 8 26 31
Rank change year-on-year
+18 +5
Contract jobs requiring a Java Developer 185 90 62
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 12.20% 6.81% 5.28%
As % of the Job Titles category 12.74% 7.21% 5.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 148 71 31
Median daily rate £425 £400 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +23.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £362 £325 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £380
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £363
% change year-on-year
- +10.34%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.38 £40.60 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+4.37% +8.28%
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
1452 1248 1120
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 95.78% 94.40% 95.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 1032 834 743
Median daily rate £410 £350 £335
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.14% +4.47%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £225 £218
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £475 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 34 40 36
Median hourly rate £12.00 £12.42 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.38% -29.02%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £9.00 £10.10
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.50 £21.00 £29.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.00 £16.60 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+8.43% -2.35%

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 6 May 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 6 May 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.

1 277 (100.00%) Java
2 192 (69.31%) Agile Software Development
3 168 (60.65%) TDD
4 155 (55.96%) Spring
5 84 (30.32%) Hibernate
6 73 (26.35%) JavaScript
7 65 (23.47%) REST
8 57 (20.58%) HTML
9 53 (19.13%) RabbitMQ
10 52 (18.77%) Oracle
11 48 (17.33%) CSS
12 46 (16.61%) MongoDB
13 45 (16.25%) BDD
13 45 (16.25%) Scrum
14 44 (15.88%) Continuous Integration
15 42 (15.16%) RESTful
16 38 (13.72%) Maven
16 38 (13.72%) XML
16 38 (13.72%) Linux
17 35 (12.64%) Git (software)
18 34 (12.27%) AngularJS
18 34 (12.27%) Microservices
19 33 (11.91%) JPA
20 32 (11.55%) Retail
21 31 (11.19%) JUnit
21 31 (11.19%) Node.js
22 30 (10.83%) NoSQL
22 30 (10.83%) Web Services
22 30 (10.83%) Spring Boot
23 29 (10.47%) Apache Camel

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 31 (11.19%) Node.js
2 13 (4.69%) Tomcat
3 9 (3.25%) Apache
4 6 (2.17%) JBoss
4 6 (2.17%) WebSphere
5 4 (1.44%) WebSphere Application Server
6 2 (0.72%) GlassFish
6 2 (0.72%) Jetty
6 2 (0.72%) nginx
6 2 (0.72%) WebLogic
7 1 (0.36%) Apache Spark
7 1 (0.36%) Mule ESB
7 1 (0.36%) NetWeaver
Business Applications
1 2 (0.72%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 10 (3.61%) GitHub
2 4 (1.44%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.36%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 15 (5.42%) HTTP
2 2 (0.72%) Internet
2 2 (0.72%) Network Security
3 1 (0.36%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 46 (16.61%) MongoDB
2 30 (10.83%) NoSQL
3 26 (9.39%) Apache Cassandra
4 24 (8.66%) Relational Database
4 24 (8.66%) SQL Server
5 15 (5.42%) CouchDB
6 10 (3.61%) Hazelcast
6 10 (3.61%) Neo4j
7 8 (2.89%) MySQL
8 6 (2.17%) RDBMS
9 4 (1.44%) DB2
9 4 (1.44%) Oracle Database
9 4 (1.44%) PostgreSQL
10 3 (1.08%) Oracle Database 11g
10 3 (1.08%) Riak
11 2 (0.72%) Amazon DynamoDB
11 2 (0.72%) Big Data
11 2 (0.72%) Redis
11 2 (0.72%) SQL Server 2012
12 1 (0.36%) HBase
Development Applications
1 38 (13.72%) Maven
2 35 (12.64%) Git (software)
3 31 (11.19%) JUnit
4 23 (8.30%) Mockito
5 22 (7.94%) Jenkins
6 16 (5.78%) Hamcrest
7 13 (4.69%) Subversion
8 11 (3.97%) JIRA
9 8 (2.89%) Eclipse
10 7 (2.53%) Mercurial
11 4 (1.44%) Cucumber
12 3 (1.08%) Ant
12 3 (1.08%) Atlassian Bamboo
13 2 (0.72%) Bitbucket
13 2 (0.72%) Gradle
13 2 (0.72%) Mocha
13 2 (0.72%) Visual Studio
14 1 (0.36%) Artifactory
14 1 (0.36%) Jasmine
14 1 (0.36%) Vagrant
General
1 32 (11.55%) Retail
2 12 (4.33%) Finance
3 11 (3.97%) Games
4 2 (0.72%) Legal
5 1 (0.36%) Billing
5 1 (0.36%) Interactive Media
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 155 (55.96%) Spring
2 84 (30.32%) Hibernate
3 65 (23.47%) REST
4 57 (20.58%) HTML
5 53 (19.13%) RabbitMQ
6 48 (17.33%) CSS
7 42 (15.16%) RESTful
8 38 (13.72%) XML
9 34 (12.27%) AngularJS
10 33 (11.91%) JPA
11 30 (10.83%) Spring Boot
11 30 (10.83%) Web Services
12 29 (10.47%) Apache Camel
13 19 (6.86%) HTML5
14 16 (5.78%) React
15 15 (5.42%) Ember.js
15 15 (5.42%) LESS
16 14 (5.05%) J2EE
16 14 (5.05%) JSON
17 13 (4.69%) JAX-RS
Miscellaneous
1 22 (7.94%) Analytical Skills
2 12 (4.33%) Enterprise Software
2 12 (4.33%) Mobile App
3 3 (1.08%) EPoS
3 3 (1.08%) Visualisation
4 2 (0.72%) Blog
4 2 (0.72%) Data Integration
4 2 (0.72%) Digital Media
5 1 (0.36%) Computer Science
5 1 (0.36%) iPad
5 1 (0.36%) Mathematics
5 1 (0.36%) NHS
5 1 (0.36%) Replication
5 1 (0.36%) RIA
Operating Systems
1 38 (13.72%) Linux
2 24 (8.66%) Unix
3 23 (8.30%) Windows
4 14 (5.05%) Mac OS X
5 2 (0.72%) Windows Server
6 1 (0.36%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 192 (69.31%) Agile Software Development
2 168 (60.65%) TDD
3 45 (16.25%) BDD
3 45 (16.25%) Scrum
4 44 (15.88%) Continuous Integration
5 34 (12.27%) Microservices
6 23 (8.30%) Open Source
7 19 (6.86%) OO
7 19 (6.86%) Pair Programming
8 18 (6.50%) Software Engineering
9 17 (6.14%) SOA
9 17 (6.14%) Unit Testing
10 16 (5.78%) High Availability
10 16 (5.78%) Kanban
11 15 (5.42%) Responsive Web Design
11 15 (5.42%) Web Design
12 14 (5.05%) Mentoring
13 13 (4.69%) DevOps
14 11 (3.97%) Regression Testing
14 11 (3.97%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 277 (100.00%) Java
2 73 (26.35%) JavaScript
3 27 (9.75%) Scala
4 21 (7.58%) SQL
5 20 (7.22%) Python
6 17 (6.14%) PHP
7 15 (5.42%) ECMAScript
7 15 (5.42%) ES6
8 11 (3.97%) Groovy
9 8 (2.89%) PL/SQL
10 7 (2.53%) Clojure
10 7 (2.53%) Ruby
11 6 (2.17%) C++
12 5 (1.81%) C#
13 4 (1.44%) C
13 4 (1.44%) Perl
Qualifications
1 21 (7.58%) Security Cleared
2 12 (4.33%) BC Cleared
3 9 (3.25%) BPSS Clearance
4 3 (1.08%) SC Cleared
5 1 (0.36%) Degree
5 1 (0.36%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (6.86%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (0.36%) WCAG
System Software
1 11 (3.97%) Docker
2 1 (0.36%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 14 (5.05%) Puppet
2 4 (1.44%) Ansible
2 4 (1.44%) Oracle Identity Management
3 3 (1.08%) Opscode Chef
3 3 (1.08%) Oracle Identity Manager
4 1 (0.36%) Forefront Identity Manager
4 1 (0.36%) logstash
4 1 (0.36%) Nagios
4 1 (0.36%) Opsview
4 1 (0.36%) Piwik
4 1 (0.36%) Salt
Vendors
1 52 (18.77%) Oracle
2 5 (1.81%) IBM
3 3 (1.08%) PayPal
3 3 (1.08%) SaltStack
3 3 (1.08%) SAP
3 3 (1.08%) Splunk
4 1 (0.36%) Akamai
4 1 (0.36%) Rackspace
4 1 (0.36%) Sun
4 1 (0.36%) Sybase
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