The table below looks at the statistics for Java skills 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 over the 3 months to 29 August 2014 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
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java
Rank 14 16 11
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -5
Contract jobs citing Java 84 91 129
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 8.14% 9.80% 11.34%
As % of the Programming Languages category 24.93% 23.88% 23.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 51 55 80
Average daily rate
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£360 £340 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% +13.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £295 £260 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £440 £373
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 6 0
Average hourly rate £50.00 £44.25 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+12.99% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £37.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year
-6.66% -
Java
West Yorkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in contract jobs advertised in the Leeds region.

Programming Languages Category
Leeds
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
337 381 541
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 32.66% 41.01% 47.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 221 224 338
Average daily rate £320 £315 £313
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.58% +0.80%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £225 £239
10% offered a daily rate of more than £467 £436 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 21 2
Average hourly rate £50.00 £41.00 £19.48
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+21.95% +110.47%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £34.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+2.94% -2.85%

Java
Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Java across the Leeds region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

Java Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

Java
Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

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

Java Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

Java
Daily Rate Histogram in Leeds

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Java across the Leeds region over the 3 months to 29 August 2014.

Java Daily Rate Histogram in Leeds

Java
Hourly Rate Trend in Leeds

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Java across the Leeds region.

Java Hourly Rate Trend in Leeds

Java
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Leeds region citing Java also 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 that cited Java.

1 67 (26.17%) SQL
2 63 (24.61%) Spring
3 52 (20.31%) PHP
4 51 (19.92%) Oracle
5 50 (19.53%) J2EE
6 49 (19.14%) TDD
7 48 (18.75%) MVC
7 48 (18.75%) JavaScript
8 47 (18.36%) jQuery
9 46 (17.97%) HTML
9 46 (17.97%) Agile Software Development
10 45 (17.58%) Hibernate
11 44 (17.19%) Software Engineering
12 43 (16.80%) CSS
13 41 (16.02%) OO
14 39 (15.23%) C#
15 38 (14.84%) Tomcat
16 37 (14.45%) XML
17 35 (13.67%) Maven
18 33 (12.89%) Linux
19 32 (12.50%) Enterprise Software
20 29 (11.33%) Finance
20 29 (11.33%) BDD
21 28 (10.94%) .NET
22 27 (10.55%) Scrum
22 27 (10.55%) Spring MVC
23 26 (10.16%) Apache
24 25 (9.77%) WebLogic
24 25 (9.77%) QA
25 24 (9.38%) JSP

Java
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Leeds region citing Java also 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 that cited Java. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 38 (14.84%) Tomcat
2 26 (10.16%) Apache
3 25 (9.77%) WebLogic
4 12 (4.69%) Apache Solr
5 8 (3.13%) IIS
6 7 (2.73%) WebSphere
6 7 (2.73%) CMS
7 5 (1.95%) Apache ServiceMix
8 4 (1.56%) nginx
8 4 (1.56%) MQSeries
9 3 (1.17%) Jetty
9 3 (1.17%) Confluence
9 3 (1.17%) Oracle Service Bus
10 2 (0.78%) Adobe CQ
11 1 (0.39%) BizTalk Server
11 1 (0.39%) ColdFusion
11 1 (0.39%) TIBCO EMS
11 1 (0.39%) AquaLogic
11 1 (0.39%) GlassFish
11 1 (0.39%) Mule
Applications
1 7 (2.73%) Photoshop
2 2 (0.78%) Adobe Illustrator
2 2 (0.78%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (0.78%) SAP IS-U
1 2 (0.78%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (0.39%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 4 (1.56%) Cloud Computing
2 3 (1.17%) Amazon EC2
2 3 (1.17%) Google App Engine
3 1 (0.39%) Force.com
3 1 (0.39%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.39%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 15 (5.86%) OpenLDAP
2 10 (3.91%) HTTP
3 7 (2.73%) TCP/IP
4 6 (2.34%) FTP
5 4 (1.56%) DHCP
5 4 (1.56%) SSL
5 4 (1.56%) DNS
6 3 (1.17%) LAN
6 3 (1.17%) WAN
6 3 (1.17%) IPsec
7 1 (0.39%) Internet
7 1 (0.39%) HTTPS
7 1 (0.39%) SSH
7 1 (0.39%) Wireless
7 1 (0.39%) Firewall
7 1 (0.39%) PuTTY
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (7.81%) PostgreSQL
2 19 (7.42%) Redis
2 19 (7.42%) SQL Server
3 17 (6.64%) Oracle Database
4 12 (4.69%) MySQL
5 11 (4.30%) Relational Database
6 10 (3.91%) Oracle Database 11g
7 7 (2.73%) Oracle Reports
8 6 (2.34%) NoSQL
8 6 (2.34%) RDBMS
9 4 (1.56%) Oracle Database 10g
10 3 (1.17%) SQLPlus
11 2 (0.78%) Couchbase
11 2 (0.78%) CouchDB
11 2 (0.78%) QlikView
11 2 (0.78%) DB2
12 1 (0.39%) Data Warehouse
12 1 (0.39%) MongoDB
12 1 (0.39%) Riak
12 1 (0.39%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 35 (13.67%) Maven
2 22 (8.59%) Selenium
3 21 (8.20%) Git (software)
4 20 (7.81%) Cucumber
5 18 (7.03%) JUnit
6 16 (6.25%) JMeter
7 13 (5.08%) Subversion
7 13 (5.08%) Jenkins
8 11 (4.30%) WebDriver
9 9 (3.52%) SoapUI
10 8 (3.13%) JBehave
10 8 (3.13%) JIRA
10 8 (3.13%) Eclipse
11 6 (2.34%) DbUnit
12 5 (1.95%) NUnit
12 5 (1.95%) TeamCity
12 5 (1.95%) Hudson
13 4 (1.56%) Oracle Forms
14 3 (1.17%) QuickTest Pro
15 2 (0.78%) Behat
General
1 29 (11.33%) Finance
2 12 (4.69%) Telecoms
3 4 (1.56%) Banking
4 2 (0.78%) Law
4 2 (0.78%) Marketing
5 1 (0.39%) Investment Banking
5 1 (0.39%) Electronics
5 1 (0.39%) Automotive
5 1 (0.39%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 144 (56.25%) Developer
2 79 (30.86%) Java Developer
3 30 (11.72%) Tester
4 29 (11.33%) Architect
5 23 (8.98%) Software Engineer
6 22 (8.59%) PHP Developer
7 19 (7.42%) Java Software Engineer
7 19 (7.42%) Technical Architect
8 15 (5.86%) Java/J2EE Developer
9 14 (5.47%) Senior Developer
10 13 (5.08%) UI Developer
11 12 (4.69%) UI Programmer
12 11 (4.30%) Senior Java Developer
13 10 (3.91%) Oracle Developer
14 9 (3.52%) Analyst
14 9 (3.52%) Manual Tester
14 9 (3.52%) Functional Tester
14 9 (3.52%) PHP Zend Developer
14 9 (3.52%) Automation Tester
15 7 (2.73%) Agile Coach
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 63 (24.61%) Spring
2 50 (19.53%) J2EE
3 47 (18.36%) jQuery
4 46 (17.97%) HTML
5 45 (17.58%) Hibernate
6 43 (16.80%) CSS
7 37 (14.45%) XML
8 28 (10.94%) .NET
9 27 (10.55%) Spring MVC
10 24 (9.38%) JSP
11 23 (8.98%) REST
12 22 (8.59%) Web Services
13 21 (8.20%) Java EE
14 19 (7.42%) HTML5
14 19 (7.42%) SOAP
15 16 (6.25%) CSS3
15 16 (6.25%) JMS
16 13 (5.08%) JPA
16 13 (5.08%) Symfony
17 12 (4.69%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 32 (12.50%) Enterprise Software
2 21 (8.20%) Open Source
3 10 (3.91%) Computer Science
4 9 (3.52%) Reference Data
4 9 (3.52%) Mobile App
5 8 (3.13%) Data Integration
6 4 (1.56%) VLE
7 3 (1.17%) NHS
7 3 (1.17%) N-Tier
8 2 (0.78%) Smart Meter
8 2 (0.78%) iPhone
8 2 (0.78%) Management Information System
8 2 (0.78%) Statistics
8 2 (0.78%) Graphic Design
9 1 (0.39%) DTV
9 1 (0.39%) Blackberry
9 1 (0.39%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 1 (0.39%) Animation
9 1 (0.39%) Handset
Operating Systems
1 33 (12.89%) Linux
2 13 (5.08%) Windows
3 12 (4.69%) UNIX
4 5 (1.95%) Android
5 4 (1.56%) Windows 7
6 2 (0.78%) AIX
7 1 (0.39%) Windows Mobile
7 1 (0.39%) Ubuntu
7 1 (0.39%) Debian
7 1 (0.39%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 49 (19.14%) TDD
2 48 (18.75%) MVC
3 46 (17.97%) Agile Software Development
4 44 (17.19%) Software Engineering
5 41 (16.02%) OO
6 29 (11.33%) BDD
7 27 (10.55%) Scrum
8 24 (9.38%) User Stories
9 22 (8.59%) Continuous Integration
10 17 (6.64%) Web Design
10 17 (6.64%) Test Automation
10 17 (6.64%) Test Scripting
10 17 (6.64%) Performance Testing
11 14 (5.47%) Validation
11 14 (5.47%) Configuration Management
11 14 (5.47%) Data Modelling
12 13 (5.08%) Unit Testing
13 12 (4.69%) Performance Tuning
14 11 (4.30%) Refactoring
15 10 (3.91%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 67 (26.17%) SQL
2 52 (20.31%) PHP
3 48 (18.75%) JavaScript
4 39 (15.23%) C#
5 23 (8.98%) C++
5 23 (8.98%) PL/SQL
6 20 (7.81%) Ruby
7 12 (4.69%) Python
8 8 (3.13%) Shell Script
9 4 (1.56%) VB
10 3 (1.17%) Objective-C
10 3 (1.17%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
11 2 (0.78%) C
12 1 (0.39%) VC++
12 1 (0.39%) Perl
12 1 (0.39%) Apex Code
12 1 (0.39%) Scala
12 1 (0.39%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 14 (5.47%) Security Cleared
2 11 (4.30%) ISEB
3 7 (2.73%) SC Cleared
4 6 (2.34%) Degree
5 2 (0.78%) ISTQB
5 2 (0.78%) PMP
5 2 (0.78%) PMI Certification
6 1 (0.39%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 25 (9.77%) QA
2 4 (1.56%) COBIT
3 3 (1.17%) SLA
4 1 (0.39%) ISO 9002
System Software
1 3 (1.17%) Xen
1 3 (1.17%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (0.78%) Puppet
2 1 (0.39%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (0.39%) Vagrant
2 1 (0.39%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (0.39%) Hyperic
Vendors
1 51 (19.92%) Oracle
2 17 (6.64%) Zend
3 16 (6.25%) Red Hat
4 15 (5.86%) hybris
5 8 (3.13%) IBM
5 8 (3.13%) Adobe
6 7 (2.73%) Perforce
7 5 (1.95%) JBoss
7 5 (1.95%) SAP
7 5 (1.95%) Microsoft
8 4 (1.56%) Twitter
9 3 (1.17%) Cisco
9 3 (1.17%) Google
9 3 (1.17%) FatWire
9 3 (1.17%) VMware
9 3 (1.17%) ATG
10 2 (0.78%) Splunk
10 2 (0.78%) JD Edwards
10 2 (0.78%) TIBCO
11 1 (0.39%) Salesforce.com
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