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 19 February 2017 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
19 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Java Developer
Rank 22 20 28
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +8
Contract jobs requiring a Java Developer 78 108 64
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 7.13% 7.54% 5.53%
As % of the Job Titles category 7.37% 7.87% 5.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 44 70 54
Median daily rate £400 £419 £365
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.47% +14.72%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £348 £338 £303
10% offered a daily rate of more than £494 £493 £435
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £39.50 £45.88 £37.00
% change year-on-year
-13.89% +23.98%

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
1059 1372 1094
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 96.80% 95.81% 94.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 681 937 765
Median daily rate £400 £388 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £275 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £540 £575 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 25 27 32
Median hourly rate £14.00 £12.00 £12.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+16.66% -2.04%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £9.39 £9.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.00 £21.30 £18.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £16.72
% change year-on-year
-2.77% +7.65%

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 19 February 2017.

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 19 February 2017, 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.

1 152 (100.00%) Java
2 132 (86.84%) Agile Software Development
3 75 (49.34%) Spring
4 58 (38.16%) JavaScript
5 55 (36.18%) Git (software)
6 50 (32.89%) TDD
6 50 (32.89%) Scrum
7 44 (28.95%) HTML
8 43 (28.29%) Hibernate
9 42 (27.63%) Jenkins
10 38 (25.00%) REST
11 31 (20.39%) Scala
11 31 (20.39%) JUnit
12 30 (19.74%) OO
13 29 (19.08%) CSS
13 29 (19.08%) RESTful
13 29 (19.08%) AngularJS
14 28 (18.42%) MongoDB
14 28 (18.42%) BDD
14 28 (18.42%) Software Engineering
15 26 (17.11%) Continuous Integration
16 25 (16.45%) NoSQL
17 24 (15.79%) Linux
17 24 (15.79%) SQL
18 23 (15.13%) Python
19 22 (14.47%) Microservices
20 21 (13.82%) Oracle
21 20 (13.16%) Node.js
21 20 (13.16%) Kanban
22 19 (12.50%) Relational Database

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 14 (9.21%) Confluence
2 9 (5.92%) Apache
3 3 (1.97%) Cloud Foundry
3 3 (1.97%) Tomcat
4 2 (1.32%) Mule
5 1 (0.66%) Apache Spark
5 1 (0.66%) CMS
5 1 (0.66%) GlassFish
5 1 (0.66%) JBoss
5 1 (0.66%) Mule ESB
5 1 (0.66%) OpenStack
5 1 (0.66%) WebLogic
5 1 (0.66%) WebLogic Integration
5 1 (0.66%) WebLogic Portal
5 1 (0.66%) WebSphere
5 1 (0.66%) WebSphere Application Server
5 1 (0.66%) WebSphere Process Server
Business Applications
1 1 (0.66%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 6 (3.95%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (2.63%) GitHub
3 3 (1.97%) Google Cloud Platform
3 3 (1.97%) IaaS
3 3 (1.97%) Loggly
3 3 (1.97%) Sumo Logic
4 1 (0.66%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 13 (8.55%) HTTP
2 1 (0.66%) DNS
2 1 (0.66%) Internet
2 1 (0.66%) Kerberos
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (18.42%) MongoDB
2 25 (16.45%) NoSQL
3 19 (12.50%) Relational Database
4 18 (11.84%) MySQL
5 17 (11.18%) PostgreSQL
6 15 (9.87%) Apache Cassandra
7 4 (2.63%) Redis
7 4 (2.63%) Riak
7 4 (2.63%) SQL Server
8 2 (1.32%) Big Data
8 2 (1.32%) Hadoop
8 2 (1.32%) Oracle Database
9 1 (0.66%) Amazon DynamoDB
9 1 (0.66%) CouchDB
9 1 (0.66%) HBase
9 1 (0.66%) Neo4j
9 1 (0.66%) Oracle Database 10g
9 1 (0.66%) Oracle Database 11g
9 1 (0.66%) RDBMS
9 1 (0.66%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 55 (36.18%) Git (software)
2 42 (27.63%) Jenkins
3 31 (20.39%) JUnit
4 19 (12.50%) Maven
5 18 (11.84%) Subversion
6 16 (10.53%) JIRA
7 13 (8.55%) Jasmine
8 8 (5.26%) Mercurial
8 8 (5.26%) Selenium
9 7 (4.61%) Grunt
9 7 (4.61%) JMeter
10 5 (3.29%) IntelliJ
10 5 (3.29%) Mockito
10 5 (3.29%) Vagrant
11 4 (2.63%) Cucumber
11 4 (2.63%) Eclipse
12 3 (1.97%) git-flow
12 3 (1.97%) Gradle
12 3 (1.97%) WebDriver
13 2 (1.32%) Protractor
General
1 5 (3.29%) Finance
1 5 (3.29%) Retail
2 1 (0.66%) Automotive
2 1 (0.66%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 75 (49.34%) Spring
2 44 (28.95%) HTML
3 43 (28.29%) Hibernate
4 38 (25.00%) REST
5 29 (19.08%) AngularJS
5 29 (19.08%) CSS
5 29 (19.08%) RESTful
6 20 (13.16%) Node.js
7 19 (12.50%) Web Services
8 18 (11.84%) HTML5
9 17 (11.18%) CSS3
10 14 (9.21%) J2EE
11 12 (7.89%) SOAP
12 11 (7.24%) JSON
12 11 (7.24%) Spring MVC
13 10 (6.58%) Spring Boot
14 9 (5.92%) XML
15 8 (5.26%) Ajax
15 8 (5.26%) Django
15 8 (5.26%) Play Framework
Miscellaneous
1 13 (8.55%) Enterprise Software
2 8 (5.26%) Algorithms
3 6 (3.95%) Data Structures
4 3 (1.97%) User Experience
5 2 (1.32%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (1.32%) Mobile App
5 2 (1.32%) Visualisation
6 1 (0.66%) DataPower
6 1 (0.66%) Inversion of Control
6 1 (0.66%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 24 (15.79%) Linux
2 9 (5.92%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 8 (5.26%) Unix
4 4 (2.63%) Mac OS X
5 1 (0.66%) Android
5 1 (0.66%) CoreOS
5 1 (0.66%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 132 (86.84%) Agile Software Development
2 50 (32.89%) Scrum
2 50 (32.89%) TDD
3 30 (19.74%) OO
4 28 (18.42%) BDD
4 28 (18.42%) Software Engineering
5 26 (17.11%) Continuous Integration
6 22 (14.47%) Microservices
7 20 (13.16%) Kanban
8 18 (11.84%) Open Source
9 16 (10.53%) MVC
10 15 (9.87%) Automated Testing
11 13 (8.55%) Configuration Management
12 12 (7.89%) DevOps
13 11 (7.24%) Responsive Web Design
14 10 (6.58%) Web Design
15 9 (5.92%) Pair Programming
15 9 (5.92%) Unit Testing
16 7 (4.61%) SOA
16 7 (4.61%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 152 (100.00%) Java
2 58 (38.16%) JavaScript
3 31 (20.39%) Scala
4 24 (15.79%) SQL
5 23 (15.13%) Python
6 19 (12.50%) Ruby
7 10 (6.58%) C#
8 7 (4.61%) PHP
9 6 (3.95%) Groovy
10 5 (3.29%) Go
11 4 (2.63%) Bash Shell
11 4 (2.63%) C++
12 3 (1.97%) Clojure
13 2 (1.32%) Korn
13 2 (1.32%) Shell Script
14 1 (0.66%) ECMAScript
14 1 (0.66%) ES6
14 1 (0.66%) F#
14 1 (0.66%) PL/SQL
14 1 (0.66%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 7 (4.61%) Security Cleared
2 4 (2.63%) BPSS Clearance
3 3 (1.97%) Degree
4 1 (0.66%) BC Cleared
4 1 (0.66%) CTC Cleared
4 1 (0.66%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.32%) Disclosure Scotland
1 2 (1.32%) FATCA
2 1 (0.66%) QA
System Software
1 13 (8.55%) Docker
2 2 (1.32%) Virtual Machines
2 2 (1.32%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.66%) HDFS
3 1 (0.66%) VirtualBox
3 1 (0.66%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 13 (8.55%) Puppet
2 8 (5.26%) Ansible
3 3 (1.97%) Nagios
3 3 (1.97%) Opscode Chef
3 3 (1.97%) Salt
3 3 (1.97%) ZABBIX
4 1 (0.66%) Kubernetes
4 1 (0.66%) Oracle Identity Management
4 1 (0.66%) Oracle Identity Manager
Vendors
1 21 (13.82%) Oracle
2 10 (6.58%) Google
3 9 (5.92%) Red Hat
4 4 (2.63%) IBM
5 3 (1.97%) New Relic
5 3 (1.97%) Rackspace
5 3 (1.97%) SaltStack
5 3 (1.97%) Splunk
6 2 (1.32%) MuleSoft
6 2 (1.32%) Solace
6 2 (1.32%) VMware
7 1 (0.66%) Kony
7 1 (0.66%) Zend
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