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 February 2016 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 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Java Developer
Rank 23 31 51
Rank change year-on-year
+8 +20
Contract jobs requiring a Java Developer 93 57 23
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 6.30% 5.10% 2.39%
As % of the Job Titles category 6.64% 5.44% 2.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 56 51 14
Average daily rate £450 £375 £315
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.00% +19.04%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £300 £226
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £350
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £43.75 £37.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+18.24% +5.71%
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
1400 1048 927
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 94.85% 93.82% 96.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 955 752 567
Average daily rate £380 £375 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.33% +15.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £230 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £566 £525 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 28 27 23
Average hourly rate £15.00 £12.50 £12.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+20.00% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.20 £9.00 £10.10
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.50 £18.00 £20.70
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -

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 February 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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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.

1 238 (100.00%) Java
2 161 (67.65%) Agile Software Development
3 122 (51.26%) Spring
4 114 (47.90%) TDD
5 89 (37.39%) HTML
6 68 (28.57%) JavaScript
7 67 (28.15%) Oracle
8 65 (27.31%) Hibernate
9 59 (24.79%) Linux
10 56 (23.53%) CSS
11 53 (22.27%) Maven
12 52 (21.85%) MongoDB
13 49 (20.59%) REST
14 46 (19.33%) NoSQL
15 43 (18.07%) Scrum
16 42 (17.65%) SQL
17 40 (16.81%) HTML5
17 40 (16.81%) BDD
18 39 (16.39%) JUnit
19 34 (14.29%) XML
20 32 (13.45%) Security Cleared
21 31 (13.03%) Git (software)
21 31 (13.03%) Web Services
21 31 (13.03%) Apache Camel
22 30 (12.61%) jQuery
23 28 (11.76%) Jenkins
24 26 (10.92%) Continuous Integration
24 26 (10.92%) Open Source
24 26 (10.92%) RESTful
25 25 (10.50%) Unix

Java Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 25 (10.50%) Apache
2 18 (7.56%) Node.js
3 13 (5.46%) Tomcat
4 9 (3.78%) WebSphere
5 8 (3.36%) JBoss
5 8 (3.36%) SharePoint
5 8 (3.36%) WebSphere Application Server
6 3 (1.26%) GlassFish
7 2 (0.84%) Apache Solr
7 2 (0.84%) WebLogic
8 1 (0.42%) Adobe Experience Manager
8 1 (0.42%) Apache Spark
8 1 (0.42%) CMS
8 1 (0.42%) IIS
8 1 (0.42%) nginx
8 1 (0.42%) OpenCms
Applications
1 2 (0.84%) MS Visio
1 2 (0.84%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (0.42%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 9 (3.78%) GitHub
2 2 (0.84%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.42%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 16 (6.72%) HTTP
2 11 (4.62%) Internet
3 1 (0.42%) DNS
3 1 (0.42%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 52 (21.85%) MongoDB
2 46 (19.33%) NoSQL
3 24 (10.08%) MySQL
4 23 (9.66%) Apache Cassandra
5 21 (8.82%) Relational Database
6 18 (7.56%) SQL Server
7 11 (4.62%) RDBMS
8 10 (4.20%) Oracle Database
8 10 (4.20%) Oracle Database 11g
9 9 (3.78%) Neo4j
9 9 (3.78%) PostgreSQL
10 8 (3.36%) SQL Server 2008
11 7 (2.94%) DB2
12 6 (2.52%) Hazelcast
13 5 (2.10%) Oracle BI Publisher
14 3 (1.26%) CouchDB
14 3 (1.26%) Riak
15 2 (0.84%) Amazon DynamoDB
15 2 (0.84%) Redis
16 1 (0.42%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 53 (22.27%) Maven
2 39 (16.39%) JUnit
3 31 (13.03%) Git (software)
4 28 (11.76%) Jenkins
5 24 (10.08%) Subversion
6 21 (8.82%) Eclipse
6 21 (8.82%) Mockito
7 11 (4.62%) Hamcrest
8 9 (3.78%) Cucumber
8 9 (3.78%) Hudson
8 9 (3.78%) JIRA
9 8 (3.36%) JProfiler
10 6 (2.52%) GitLab
11 5 (2.10%) Ant
12 3 (1.26%) Bundler
12 3 (1.26%) Firebug
12 3 (1.26%) Gemnasium
12 3 (1.26%) Gradle
13 2 (0.84%) Bitbucket
13 2 (0.84%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 18 (7.56%) Finance
2 11 (4.62%) Retail
3 2 (0.84%) Legal
4 1 (0.42%) Banking
4 1 (0.42%) Electronics
4 1 (0.42%) Manufacturing
4 1 (0.42%) Marketing
4 1 (0.42%) Publishing
4 1 (0.42%) Retail Banking
4 1 (0.42%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 122 (51.26%) Spring
2 89 (37.39%) HTML
3 65 (27.31%) Hibernate
4 56 (23.53%) CSS
5 49 (20.59%) REST
6 40 (16.81%) HTML5
7 34 (14.29%) XML
8 31 (13.03%) Apache Camel
8 31 (13.03%) Web Services
9 30 (12.61%) jQuery
10 26 (10.92%) RESTful
11 24 (10.08%) Spring Integration
12 21 (8.82%) .NET
13 19 (7.98%) JSON
13 19 (7.98%) Spring MVC
14 18 (7.56%) ActiveMQ
14 18 (7.56%) J2EE
15 16 (6.72%) Apache Flex
15 16 (6.72%) RabbitMQ
15 16 (6.72%) Spring Boot
Miscellaneous
1 12 (5.04%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (4.20%) Enterprise Software
3 8 (3.36%) Algorithms
3 8 (3.36%) Client/Server
3 8 (3.36%) Ontologies
4 6 (2.52%) EPoS
5 4 (1.68%) Mobile App
6 2 (0.84%) Blog
7 1 (0.42%) Data Integration
7 1 (0.42%) NHS
7 1 (0.42%) Replication
7 1 (0.42%) RIA
7 1 (0.42%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 59 (24.79%) Linux
2 25 (10.50%) Mac OS X
2 25 (10.50%) Unix
3 11 (4.62%) Windows
4 5 (2.10%) Mac OS
5 2 (0.84%) Android
5 2 (0.84%) Windows Server
6 1 (0.42%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 161 (67.65%) Agile Software Development
2 114 (47.90%) TDD
3 43 (18.07%) Scrum
4 40 (16.81%) BDD
5 26 (10.92%) Continuous Integration
5 26 (10.92%) Open Source
6 20 (8.40%) MVC
7 18 (7.56%) Web Development
8 16 (6.72%) OO
8 16 (6.72%) Pair Programming
9 14 (5.88%) SOA
10 12 (5.04%) SDLC
10 12 (5.04%) Web Design
11 10 (4.20%) API Design
11 10 (4.20%) Kanban
11 10 (4.20%) Microservices
11 10 (4.20%) Responsive Web Design
11 10 (4.20%) Software Engineering
12 9 (3.78%) Identity Management
13 8 (3.36%) Machine Learning
Programming Languages
1 238 (100.00%) Java
2 68 (28.57%) JavaScript
3 42 (17.65%) SQL
4 24 (10.08%) C#
5 23 (9.66%) Scala
6 21 (8.82%) Python
7 20 (8.40%) Ruby
8 14 (5.88%) C++
9 9 (3.78%) PHP
9 9 (3.78%) VB
10 8 (3.36%) FQL
10 8 (3.36%) Perl
10 8 (3.36%) PL/SQL
10 8 (3.36%) PowerShell
10 8 (3.36%) SPARQL
11 7 (2.94%) C
12 3 (1.26%) Groovy
13 2 (0.84%) ECMAScript
13 2 (0.84%) ES6
14 1 (0.42%) Ada
Qualifications
1 32 (13.45%) Security Cleared
2 13 (5.46%) BPSS Clearance
3 12 (5.04%) BC Cleared
4 10 (4.20%) SC Cleared
5 2 (0.84%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (7.98%) Disclosure Scotland
2 8 (3.36%) QA
3 3 (1.26%) WCAG
4 1 (0.42%) HL7
System Software
1 1 (0.42%) Docker
1 1 (0.42%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 8 (3.36%) Forefront Identity Manager
2 7 (2.94%) Oracle Identity Manager
3 6 (2.52%) Puppet
4 5 (2.10%) Oracle Identity Management
5 3 (1.26%) Opscode Chef
6 1 (0.42%) Ansible
6 1 (0.42%) logstash
6 1 (0.42%) Nagios
6 1 (0.42%) Opsview
6 1 (0.42%) Piwik
6 1 (0.42%) Salt
Vendors
1 67 (28.15%) Oracle
2 7 (2.94%) IBM
3 3 (1.26%) Adobe
3 3 (1.26%) Apigee
3 3 (1.26%) Red Hat
3 3 (1.26%) SaltStack
3 3 (1.26%) Sonatype
4 2 (0.84%) hybris
5 1 (0.42%) Kony
5 1 (0.42%) PayPal
5 1 (0.42%) Rackspace
5 1 (0.42%) SAP
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