The table below looks at the statistics for Java skills in IT contracts advertised for the Leeds region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Java over the 3 months to 24 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
24 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Java
Rank 4 11 12
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +1
Contract jobs citing Java 281 202 90
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 18.92% 11.74% 8.77%
As % of the Programming Languages category 37.32% 27.94% 26.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 216 141 56
Median daily rate £425 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £320 £295
10% offered a daily rate of more than £514 £500 £540
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 2
Median hourly rate - £40.00 £50.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -20.00%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £40.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +14.28%
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
753 723 339
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 50.71% 42.03% 33.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 544 526 228
Median daily rate £400 £350 £320
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% +9.37%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £303 £300 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £485 £473
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £365 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.73% +4.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 7 3
Median hourly rate £13.50 £30.50 £50.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-55.73% -39.00%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £39.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +11.42%

Java
Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Leeds region citing Java as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 24 August 2016.

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 24 August 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Java also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Leeds region with a requirement for Java.

1 405 (66.50%) Agile Software Development
2 261 (42.86%) TDD
3 217 (35.63%) Spring
4 204 (33.50%) JavaScript
5 136 (22.33%) Scrum
6 129 (21.18%) HTML
7 122 (20.03%) Hibernate
7 122 (20.03%) Jenkins
8 119 (19.54%) Continuous Integration
9 115 (18.88%) BDD
10 113 (18.56%) CSS
11 112 (18.39%) RESTful
12 100 (16.42%) Git (software)
13 96 (15.76%) MongoDB
14 95 (15.60%) Scala
15 92 (15.11%) Linux
15 92 (15.11%) Microservices
16 83 (13.63%) Puppet
17 80 (13.14%) REST
18 79 (12.97%) Python
19 77 (12.64%) Open Source
20 70 (11.49%) NoSQL
21 69 (11.33%) RabbitMQ
21 69 (11.33%) OO
21 69 (11.33%) AngularJS
22 67 (11.00%) Oracle
23 66 (10.84%) Node.js
23 66 (10.84%) Ruby
24 64 (10.51%) HTML5
25 63 (10.34%) PHP

Java
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 29 (4.76%) Tomcat
2 24 (3.94%) Confluence
3 15 (2.46%) Apache Spark
4 14 (2.30%) Apache
4 14 (2.30%) Jetty
5 13 (2.13%) nginx
6 12 (1.97%) Elasticsearch
7 9 (1.48%) WebSphere
8 8 (1.31%) JBoss
9 6 (0.99%) Cloud Foundry
10 5 (0.82%) IIS
10 5 (0.82%) Mongrel
11 4 (0.66%) CMS
11 4 (0.66%) Mule ESB
11 4 (0.66%) OpenStack
11 4 (0.66%) WebLogic
11 4 (0.66%) WordPress
12 3 (0.49%) Sitecore CMS
13 2 (0.33%) Drupal
13 2 (0.33%) Joomla!
Applications
1 1 (0.16%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (0.33%) Magento
1 2 (0.33%) Payment Gateway
2 1 (0.16%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.16%) Oracle CRM
2 1 (0.16%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (0.16%) Temenos T24
Cloud Services
1 33 (5.42%) GitHub
2 22 (3.61%) Amazon AWS
3 8 (1.31%) Amazon EC2
3 8 (1.31%) Google App Engine
3 8 (1.31%) Google Cloud Platform
3 8 (1.31%) PaaS
4 7 (1.15%) Cloud Computing
5 4 (0.66%) Amazon S3
5 4 (0.66%) IaaS
6 3 (0.49%) Microsoft Azure
6 3 (0.49%) Office 365
7 1 (0.16%) AWS CloudFormation
7 1 (0.16%) CloudBees
7 1 (0.16%) Google Apps
7 1 (0.16%) OpenShift
7 1 (0.16%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 36 (5.91%) HTTP
2 27 (4.43%) Network Security
3 10 (1.64%) DNS
4 9 (1.48%) DHCP
5 8 (1.31%) Firewall
5 8 (1.31%) Internet
5 8 (1.31%) SSL
5 8 (1.31%) TCP/IP
6 6 (0.99%) FTP
6 6 (0.99%) IPsec
7 4 (0.66%) WAN
8 3 (0.49%) LAN
8 3 (0.49%) LDAP
8 3 (0.49%) SMTP
9 2 (0.33%) DSL
9 2 (0.33%) iSCSI
9 2 (0.33%) MPLS
9 2 (0.33%) Structured Cabling
9 2 (0.33%) VPN
9 2 (0.33%) VRRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 96 (15.76%) MongoDB
2 70 (11.49%) NoSQL
3 54 (8.87%) Relational Database
4 30 (4.93%) MySQL
5 29 (4.76%) SQL Server
6 24 (3.94%) Apache Cassandra
7 22 (3.61%) PostgreSQL
8 20 (3.28%) Redis
9 19 (3.12%) Hadoop
10 15 (2.46%) CouchDB
11 12 (1.97%) Oracle Database
12 10 (1.64%) Big Data
12 10 (1.64%) Neo4j
13 7 (1.15%) DB2
14 6 (0.99%) Data Warehouse
14 6 (0.99%) RDBMS
15 5 (0.82%) Hazelcast
16 4 (0.66%) Riak
16 4 (0.66%) SQL Server 2012
17 3 (0.49%) Apache Hive
Development Applications
1 122 (20.03%) Jenkins
2 100 (16.42%) Git (software)
3 58 (9.52%) Selenium
4 57 (9.36%) JIRA
5 52 (8.54%) Cucumber
6 51 (8.37%) Maven
7 41 (6.73%) JUnit
8 35 (5.75%) Subversion
9 25 (4.11%) Mockito
10 21 (3.45%) Mercurial
10 21 (3.45%) WebDriver
11 16 (2.63%) TestNG
12 13 (2.13%) JMeter
13 12 (1.97%) SoapUI
14 11 (1.81%) Sonatype Nexus
15 10 (1.64%) Android Studio
15 10 (1.64%) IntelliJ
16 9 (1.48%) Hamcrest
16 9 (1.48%) Travis CI
17 8 (1.31%) Hudson
General
1 43 (7.06%) Retail
2 28 (4.60%) Finance
3 23 (3.78%) Games
4 15 (2.46%) Banking
5 4 (0.66%) Online Betting
6 3 (0.49%) Retail Banking
7 2 (0.33%) Marketing
7 2 (0.33%) Telecoms
8 1 (0.16%) Aerospace
8 1 (0.16%) Billing
8 1 (0.16%) Interactive Media
8 1 (0.16%) Law
8 1 (0.16%) Legal
Job Titles
1 399 (65.52%) Developer
2 324 (53.20%) Java Developer
3 78 (12.81%) Senior Developer
4 76 (12.48%) Senior Java Developer
5 65 (10.67%) Agile Developer
6 63 (10.34%) Agile Java Developer
7 47 (7.72%) Architect
7 47 (7.72%) Scala Developer
8 38 (6.24%) Java Scala Developer
9 34 (5.58%) JavaScript Developer
10 27 (4.43%) Java Engineer
11 22 (3.61%) Digital Developer
12 20 (3.28%) Java Architect
12 20 (3.28%) Python Developer
12 20 (3.28%) Senior Java Scala Developer
12 20 (3.28%) Senior Scala Developer
13 18 (2.96%) Analyst
13 18 (2.96%) Senior Agile Developer
13 18 (2.96%) Senior Agile Java Developer
14 17 (2.79%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 217 (35.63%) Spring
2 129 (21.18%) HTML
3 122 (20.03%) Hibernate
4 113 (18.56%) CSS
5 112 (18.39%) RESTful
6 80 (13.14%) REST
7 69 (11.33%) AngularJS
7 69 (11.33%) RabbitMQ
8 66 (10.84%) Node.js
9 64 (10.51%) HTML5
10 49 (8.05%) CSS3
11 44 (7.22%) Web Services
12 38 (6.24%) Spring Boot
13 36 (5.91%) J2EE
14 31 (5.09%) React
15 29 (4.76%) XML
16 27 (4.43%) JSON
17 26 (4.27%) SOAP
18 25 (4.11%) JPA
19 23 (3.78%) Play Framework
Miscellaneous
1 62 (10.18%) Analytical Skills
2 32 (5.25%) Mobile App
3 28 (4.60%) Enterprise Software
4 26 (4.27%) Digital Media
5 17 (2.79%) User Experience
6 15 (2.46%) Computer Science
7 7 (1.15%) Social Media
8 6 (0.99%) Algorithms
9 5 (0.82%) Mainframe
9 5 (0.82%) Statistics
10 4 (0.66%) RIA
10 4 (0.66%) Wiki
11 3 (0.49%) Blog
11 3 (0.49%) Data Integration
11 3 (0.49%) iPad
11 3 (0.49%) iPhone
11 3 (0.49%) Mathematics
11 3 (0.49%) NHS
11 3 (0.49%) PKI
11 3 (0.49%) Telematics
Operating Systems
1 92 (15.11%) Linux
2 49 (8.05%) Unix
3 26 (4.27%) Windows
4 21 (3.45%) Mac OS X
5 20 (3.28%) Android
6 9 (1.48%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 3 (0.49%) Windows Server
8 2 (0.33%) AIX
8 2 (0.33%) HPUX
8 2 (0.33%) Oracle Linux
8 2 (0.33%) SUSE
8 2 (0.33%) Windows Server 2012
9 1 (0.16%) CentOS
9 1 (0.16%) Mac OS
9 1 (0.16%) OS/400
Processes & Methodologies
1 405 (66.50%) Agile Software Development
2 261 (42.86%) TDD
3 136 (22.33%) Scrum
4 119 (19.54%) Continuous Integration
5 115 (18.88%) BDD
6 92 (15.11%) Microservices
7 77 (12.64%) Open Source
8 69 (11.33%) OO
9 61 (10.02%) DevOps
10 58 (9.52%) Pair Programming
11 57 (9.36%) SOA
12 53 (8.70%) Software Engineering
13 46 (7.55%) Web Development
14 44 (7.22%) Kanban
14 44 (7.22%) Unit Testing
15 35 (5.75%) Coaching
16 34 (5.58%) Configuration Management
16 34 (5.58%) Continuous Deployment
16 34 (5.58%) High Availability
17 32 (5.25%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 204 (33.50%) JavaScript
2 95 (15.60%) Scala
3 79 (12.97%) Python
4 66 (10.84%) Ruby
5 63 (10.34%) PHP
6 55 (9.03%) SQL
7 31 (5.09%) C#
7 31 (5.09%) Groovy
8 23 (3.78%) Clojure
9 14 (2.30%) ECMAScript
9 14 (2.30%) ES6
10 13 (2.13%) C++
11 11 (1.81%) Bash Shell
12 6 (0.99%) VBScript
13 5 (0.82%) C
13 5 (0.82%) CoffeeScript
14 4 (0.66%) Perl
14 4 (0.66%) PL/SQL
14 4 (0.66%) VBA
15 3 (0.49%) COBOL
Qualifications
1 24 (3.94%) Security Cleared
2 14 (2.30%) Degree
2 14 (2.30%) ISEB
3 12 (1.97%) ISTQB
4 10 (1.64%) BPSS Clearance
4 10 (1.64%) SC Cleared
5 8 (1.31%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 4 (0.66%) BC Cleared
6 4 (0.66%) CCNP
6 4 (0.66%) Cisco Certification
6 4 (0.66%) Microsoft Certification
7 3 (0.49%) MCSE
7 3 (0.49%) RHCE
8 2 (0.33%) Sun Certification
9 1 (0.16%) PhD
9 1 (0.16%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 1 (0.16%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (2.13%) Disclosure Scotland
2 9 (1.48%) QA
3 3 (0.49%) HL7
3 3 (0.49%) SDET
4 1 (0.16%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 32 (5.25%) Docker
2 25 (4.11%) Virtual Machines
3 15 (2.46%) VMware Infrastructure
4 7 (1.15%) Xen
5 4 (0.66%) Hyper-V
6 3 (0.49%) Active Directory
6 3 (0.49%) vSphere
7 2 (0.33%) Apache Flume
7 2 (0.33%) KVM
8 1 (0.16%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 83 (13.63%) Puppet
2 24 (3.94%) Opscode Chef
3 13 (2.13%) Oracle Identity Management
3 13 (2.13%) Oracle Identity Manager
4 12 (1.97%) logstash
5 10 (1.64%) Ansible
6 7 (1.15%) Piwik
7 3 (0.49%) Bareos
7 3 (0.49%) Data Guard
7 3 (0.49%) Oracle RMAN
7 3 (0.49%) yum
8 2 (0.33%) Kubernetes
8 2 (0.33%) Mesos
8 2 (0.33%) vMotion
9 1 (0.16%) Cacti
9 1 (0.16%) Grafana
9 1 (0.16%) Kibana
9 1 (0.16%) Nagios
9 1 (0.16%) SCOM
9 1 (0.16%) Terraform
Vendors
1 67 (11.00%) Oracle
2 20 (3.28%) Splunk
3 19 (3.12%) VMware
4 14 (2.30%) Google
4 14 (2.30%) Microsoft
5 11 (1.81%) MuleSoft
5 11 (1.81%) Red Hat
6 10 (1.64%) AppDynamics
7 9 (1.48%) New Relic
8 6 (0.99%) IBM
9 4 (0.66%) Dynatrace
9 4 (0.66%) SaltStack
9 4 (0.66%) SAP
10 3 (0.49%) HP
10 3 (0.49%) Sitecore
11 2 (0.33%) Apple
11 2 (0.33%) Dell
11 2 (0.33%) NETGEAR
11 2 (0.33%) SonicWALL
11 2 (0.33%) Sybase
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