The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Leeds region that had Java Software Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 22 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
22 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Java Software Engineer
Rank 89 95 84
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -11
Contract jobs requiring a Java Software Engineer 5 1 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 0.45% 0.070% 0.26%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.46% 0.073% 0.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 1 3
Median daily rate £410 £420 £315
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.38% +33.33%
UK excluding London median daily rate £416 £400 £370
% change year-on-year
+4.06% +8.10%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.50 £45.63 £40.00
% change year-on-year
-9.04% +14.06%

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
1078 1365 1082
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 96.86% 95.99% 94.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 701 934 754
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 24 26 33
Median hourly rate £13.50 £12.00 £12.30
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+12.50% -2.43%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.30 £10.20 £9.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.00 £21.50 £18.68
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £16.75
% change year-on-year
-2.77% +7.46%

Java Software Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

The demand trend of IT contracts across the Leeds region that featured Java Software Engineer in the job title.

Java Software Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

Java Software Engineer
Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Java Software Engineer across the Leeds region.

Java Software Engineer Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

Java Software Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 22 February 2017, Java Software Engineer 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 Software Engineer in the job title.

1 7 (100.00%) Java
2 4 (57.14%) MVC
3 3 (42.86%) Software Engineering
3 3 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (42.86%) Python
3 3 (42.86%) PHP
3 3 (42.86%) Symfony
3 3 (42.86%) Jenkins
4 2 (28.57%) GitHub
4 2 (28.57%) JIRA
4 2 (28.57%) Git (software)
4 2 (28.57%) Confluence
4 2 (28.57%) SOAP
4 2 (28.57%) JavaScript
4 2 (28.57%) Linux
4 2 (28.57%) E-Commerce
5 1 (14.29%) OOD
5 1 (14.29%) WSDL
5 1 (14.29%) Red Hat
5 1 (14.29%) OO
5 1 (14.29%) Apache
5 1 (14.29%) Web Services
5 1 (14.29%) XML
5 1 (14.29%) XSL
5 1 (14.29%) Unix
5 1 (14.29%) J2EE
5 1 (14.29%) MySQL
5 1 (14.29%) Ant
5 1 (14.29%) JUnit
5 1 (14.29%) CSS

Java Software Engineer 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 2 (28.57%) Confluence
2 1 (14.29%) Apache
2 1 (14.29%) nginx
Applications
1 1 (14.29%) HipChat
Cloud Services
1 2 (28.57%) GitHub
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (14.29%) Apache Cassandra
1 1 (14.29%) MongoDB
1 1 (14.29%) MySQL
1 1 (14.29%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 3 (42.86%) Jenkins
2 2 (28.57%) Git (software)
2 2 (28.57%) JIRA
3 1 (14.29%) Ant
3 1 (14.29%) Bitbucket
3 1 (14.29%) Cucumber
3 1 (14.29%) GitLab
3 1 (14.29%) Jasmine
3 1 (14.29%) JUnit
3 1 (14.29%) Maven
3 1 (14.29%) Selenium
3 1 (14.29%) SoapUI
3 1 (14.29%) WebDriver
General
1 1 (14.29%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (42.86%) Symfony
2 2 (28.57%) SOAP
3 1 (14.29%) Apache Axis
3 1 (14.29%) CSS
3 1 (14.29%) HTML
3 1 (14.29%) J2EE
3 1 (14.29%) JSP
3 1 (14.29%) Node.js
3 1 (14.29%) RESTful
3 1 (14.29%) Spring
3 1 (14.29%) Spring MVC
3 1 (14.29%) Web Services
3 1 (14.29%) WSDL
3 1 (14.29%) XHTML
3 1 (14.29%) XML
3 1 (14.29%) XSL
Operating Systems
1 2 (28.57%) Linux
2 1 (14.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (14.29%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (57.14%) MVC
2 3 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (42.86%) Software Engineering
3 2 (28.57%) E-Commerce
4 1 (14.29%) Automated Testing
4 1 (14.29%) Continuous Delivery
4 1 (14.29%) DevOps
4 1 (14.29%) Kanban
4 1 (14.29%) Mentoring
4 1 (14.29%) OO
4 1 (14.29%) OOD
4 1 (14.29%) Open Source
4 1 (14.29%) OWASP
4 1 (14.29%) Scrum
4 1 (14.29%) SDLC
4 1 (14.29%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 7 (100.00%) Java
2 3 (42.86%) PHP
2 3 (42.86%) Python
3 2 (28.57%) JavaScript
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (14.29%) PCI DSS
Vendors
1 1 (14.29%) hybris
1 1 (14.29%) Red Hat
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