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 18 January 2017 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
18 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Java
Rank 5 5 8
Rank change year-on-year
0 +3
Contract jobs citing Java 180 194 144
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 16.35% 13.34% 12.98%
As % of the Programming Languages category 34.09% 33.22% 30.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 111 129 113
Median daily rate £460 £455 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.09% +7.05%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £350 £315
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £568 £548
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £413 £400
% change year-on-year
+3.03% +3.12%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.25 £42.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year
-5.29% +13.33%

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
528 584 470
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 47.96% 40.17% 42.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 367 384 341
Median daily rate £400 £425 £353
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.88% +20.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £290
10% offered a daily rate of more than £539 £549 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 6 4
Median hourly rate £13.00 £17.50 £32.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-25.71% -46.15%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.00 £39.00 £35.18
% change year-on-year
+5.12% +10.87%

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 18 January 2017.

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 18 January 2017, 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.

1 301 (67.19%) Agile Software Development
2 152 (33.93%) JavaScript
3 139 (31.03%) Spring
4 135 (30.13%) Scrum
5 126 (28.13%) HTML
6 123 (27.46%) Jenkins
7 120 (26.79%) TDD
8 108 (24.11%) Linux
9 106 (23.66%) RESTful
10 100 (22.32%) Scala
11 96 (21.43%) MongoDB
12 91 (20.31%) Git (software)
13 87 (19.42%) Python
14 85 (18.97%) Selenium
15 81 (18.08%) BDD
16 74 (16.52%) CSS
16 74 (16.52%) Open Source
17 73 (16.29%) HTML5
18 72 (16.07%) Continuous Integration
19 68 (15.18%) REST
20 66 (14.73%) Kanban
21 65 (14.51%) Puppet
21 65 (14.51%) NoSQL
21 65 (14.51%) Microservices
22 61 (13.62%) Cucumber
22 61 (13.62%) Ruby
23 60 (13.39%) SQL
24 58 (12.95%) Software Engineering
24 58 (12.95%) JIRA
25 53 (11.83%) Hibernate

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 44 (9.82%) Confluence
2 30 (6.70%) Apache
3 23 (5.13%) Cloud Foundry
4 22 (4.91%) Mule
5 21 (4.69%) Tomcat
6 15 (3.35%) Mule ESB
7 13 (2.90%) Apache Spark
7 13 (2.90%) WebSphere
8 8 (1.79%) CMS
8 8 (1.79%) WebSphere Application Server
9 6 (1.34%) OpenStack
10 5 (1.12%) Apache Pig
11 3 (0.67%) JBoss
11 3 (0.67%) Jetty
11 3 (0.67%) nginx
11 3 (0.67%) WebLogic
12 2 (0.45%) GlassFish
12 2 (0.45%) Magnolia
12 2 (0.45%) Sitecore CMS
12 2 (0.45%) WordPress
Business Applications
1 2 (0.45%) Temenos T24
2 1 (0.22%) FLEXCUBE
2 1 (0.22%) Oracle BPM
2 1 (0.22%) Sage 50
2 1 (0.22%) SAP Business One
2 1 (0.22%) VisionPLUS
Cloud Services
1 38 (8.48%) Amazon AWS
2 24 (5.36%) GitHub
3 19 (4.24%) PaaS
4 12 (2.68%) Microsoft Azure
5 8 (1.79%) IaaS
6 5 (1.12%) Google Cloud Platform
6 5 (1.12%) Sumo Logic
7 4 (0.89%) CloudBees
8 3 (0.67%) OpenShift
9 2 (0.45%) Office 365
10 1 (0.22%) Amazon EC2
10 1 (0.22%) AWS CloudFormation
10 1 (0.22%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 28 (6.25%) HTTP
2 11 (2.46%) Internet
2 11 (2.46%) OpenLDAP
3 8 (1.79%) DNS
4 6 (1.34%) Network Security
5 5 (1.12%) LDAP
6 4 (0.89%) Firewall
6 4 (0.89%) Kerberos
6 4 (0.89%) TCP/IP
7 3 (0.67%) SMTP
8 2 (0.45%) AMQP
8 2 (0.45%) DHCP
9 1 (0.22%) DSL
9 1 (0.22%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
9 1 (0.22%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
9 1 (0.22%) iSCSI
9 1 (0.22%) MPLS
9 1 (0.22%) OpenFlow
9 1 (0.22%) Structured Cabling
9 1 (0.22%) VRRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 96 (21.43%) MongoDB
2 65 (14.51%) NoSQL
3 45 (10.04%) PostgreSQL
4 38 (8.48%) Relational Database
5 37 (8.26%) MySQL
6 26 (5.80%) Apache Cassandra
6 26 (5.80%) Redis
7 19 (4.24%) Hadoop
8 13 (2.90%) HBase
9 11 (2.46%) Big Data
10 8 (1.79%) Apache Hive
11 7 (1.56%) Riak
12 6 (1.34%) DB2
13 5 (1.12%) RDBMS
14 4 (0.89%) Data Warehouse
14 4 (0.89%) SQL Server
15 2 (0.45%) Data Mining
15 2 (0.45%) Informix
15 2 (0.45%) Oracle Database
16 1 (0.22%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 123 (27.46%) Jenkins
2 91 (20.31%) Git (software)
3 85 (18.97%) Selenium
4 61 (13.62%) Cucumber
5 58 (12.95%) JIRA
6 45 (10.04%) JUnit
7 38 (8.48%) Maven
8 28 (6.25%) WebDriver
9 26 (5.80%) JMeter
10 20 (4.46%) Subversion
11 19 (4.24%) Jasmine
12 17 (3.79%) SoapUI
13 15 (3.35%) Grunt
14 14 (3.13%) Hudson
15 12 (2.68%) Mercurial
16 11 (2.46%) Vagrant
17 9 (2.01%) Eclipse
17 9 (2.01%) Mockito
18 8 (1.79%) Android Studio
18 8 (1.79%) Visual Studio
General
1 33 (7.37%) Finance
2 17 (3.79%) Retail
3 15 (3.35%) Banking
4 7 (1.56%) Law
5 4 (0.89%) Marketing
5 4 (0.89%) Retail Banking
6 2 (0.45%) Advertising
6 2 (0.45%) Electronics
6 2 (0.45%) Games
6 2 (0.45%) Legal
7 1 (0.22%) Automotive
7 1 (0.22%) iGaming
7 1 (0.22%) Online Betting
7 1 (0.22%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 266 (59.38%) Developer
2 173 (38.62%) Java Developer
3 75 (16.74%) Architect
4 42 (9.38%) Scala Developer
5 32 (7.14%) Tester
6 31 (6.92%) Java Scala Developer
7 29 (6.47%) Technical Architect
8 26 (5.80%) Automation Tester
9 25 (5.58%) Senior Developer
9 25 (5.58%) Senior Java Developer
10 23 (5.13%) Java Architect
11 19 (4.24%) Selenium Tester
12 18 (4.02%) Agile Developer
12 18 (4.02%) Agile Java Developer
12 18 (4.02%) Selenium Automation Tester
13 17 (3.79%) Developer in Test
13 17 (3.79%) Software Developer
14 16 (3.57%) Java Automation Tester
15 15 (3.35%) Android Developer
16 14 (3.13%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 139 (31.03%) Spring
2 126 (28.13%) HTML
3 106 (23.66%) RESTful
4 74 (16.52%) CSS
5 73 (16.29%) HTML5
6 68 (15.18%) REST
7 53 (11.83%) Hibernate
8 49 (10.94%) CSS3
9 47 (10.49%) JSON
10 44 (9.82%) SOAP
11 43 (9.60%) AngularJS
11 43 (9.60%) Node.js
12 41 (9.15%) Django
13 40 (8.93%) Play Framework
14 36 (8.04%) Web Services
15 34 (7.59%) J2EE
16 33 (7.37%) Spring Boot
17 26 (5.80%) Middleware
18 24 (5.36%) XML
19 17 (3.79%) LAPP Stack
Miscellaneous
1 31 (6.92%) Analytical Skills
2 24 (5.36%) Enterprise Software
3 23 (5.13%) Mobile App
3 23 (5.13%) User Experience
4 15 (3.35%) Social Media
5 11 (2.46%) Algorithms
5 11 (2.46%) Computer Science
5 11 (2.46%) NHS
6 10 (2.23%) Tandem
7 9 (2.01%) Driving Licence
8 8 (1.79%) Data Centre
9 6 (1.34%) Data Structures
10 5 (1.12%) Mainframe
10 5 (1.12%) Replication
11 4 (0.89%) Digital Media
11 4 (0.89%) Mobile Banking
11 4 (0.89%) Online Banking
12 3 (0.67%) Data Integration
12 3 (0.67%) Statistics
12 3 (0.67%) Telematics
Operating Systems
1 108 (24.11%) Linux
2 24 (5.36%) Android
3 21 (4.69%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 21 (4.69%) Unix
4 12 (2.68%) Windows
5 10 (2.23%) Apple iOS
6 5 (1.12%) CoreOS
6 5 (1.12%) Embedded Linux
7 4 (0.89%) Mac OS X
8 3 (0.67%) Windows Server
9 2 (0.45%) CentOS
9 2 (0.45%) Windows CE
10 1 (0.22%) OS/400
10 1 (0.22%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 301 (67.19%) Agile Software Development
2 135 (30.13%) Scrum
3 120 (26.79%) TDD
4 81 (18.08%) BDD
5 74 (16.52%) Open Source
6 72 (16.07%) Continuous Integration
7 66 (14.73%) Kanban
8 65 (14.51%) Microservices
9 58 (12.95%) Software Engineering
10 51 (11.38%) DevOps
10 51 (11.38%) OO
11 37 (8.26%) Test Automation
12 36 (8.04%) Automated Testing
12 36 (8.04%) Unit Testing
13 32 (7.14%) Performance Testing
14 29 (6.47%) SOA
15 28 (6.25%) Configuration Management
16 25 (5.58%) MVC
17 24 (5.36%) Mentoring
18 23 (5.13%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 152 (33.93%) JavaScript
2 100 (22.32%) Scala
3 87 (19.42%) Python
4 61 (13.62%) Ruby
5 60 (13.39%) SQL
6 50 (11.16%) PHP
7 25 (5.58%) C#
8 18 (4.02%) Groovy
9 17 (3.79%) C++
10 12 (2.68%) Bash Shell
11 9 (2.01%) Clojure
12 8 (1.79%) C
13 7 (1.56%) Apple Swift
14 5 (1.12%) Go
15 4 (0.89%) Objective-C
16 3 (0.67%) Delphi
16 3 (0.67%) Shell Script
17 2 (0.45%) MATLAB
17 2 (0.45%) Visual J++
17 2 (0.45%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 16 (3.57%) Security Cleared
2 12 (2.68%) Degree
3 8 (1.79%) BPSS Clearance
4 5 (1.12%) ISEB
4 5 (1.12%) ISTQB
5 3 (0.67%) CCNP
5 3 (0.67%) Cisco Certification
5 3 (0.67%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 3 (0.67%) MCSE
5 3 (0.67%) Microsoft Certification
5 3 (0.67%) RHCE
5 3 (0.67%) SC Cleared
6 2 (0.45%) CTC Cleared
7 1 (0.22%) BC Cleared
7 1 (0.22%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (0.22%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (4.69%) QA
2 6 (1.34%) Disclosure Scotland
3 3 (0.67%) HL7
3 3 (0.67%) SDET
4 2 (0.45%) Data Quality
4 2 (0.45%) FATCA
System Software
1 25 (5.58%) Docker
2 12 (2.68%) Virtual Machines
3 11 (2.46%) HDFS
4 9 (2.01%) VMware Infrastructure
5 5 (1.12%) Active Directory
5 5 (1.12%) VirtualBox
6 2 (0.45%) vSphere
7 1 (0.22%) Hyper-V
7 1 (0.22%) NFS
7 1 (0.22%) Squid
7 1 (0.22%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 65 (14.51%) Puppet
2 45 (10.04%) Opscode Chef
3 19 (4.24%) Ansible
3 19 (4.24%) Nagios
3 19 (4.24%) Oracle Identity Management
4 18 (4.02%) Oracle Identity Manager
5 8 (1.79%) Salt
6 6 (1.34%) Hadoop YARN
7 5 (1.12%) Kubernetes
7 5 (1.12%) ZABBIX
8 1 (0.22%) Grafana
8 1 (0.22%) Graphite
8 1 (0.22%) Graylog
8 1 (0.22%) HAProxy
8 1 (0.22%) HP Quality Center
8 1 (0.22%) Icinga
8 1 (0.22%) logstash
8 1 (0.22%) StatsD
8 1 (0.22%) Terraform
8 1 (0.22%) vMotion
Vendors
1 49 (10.94%) Oracle
2 37 (8.26%) MuleSoft
3 34 (7.59%) Splunk
4 30 (6.70%) Red Hat
5 23 (5.13%) New Relic
6 17 (3.79%) AppDynamics
7 14 (3.13%) Google
8 10 (2.23%) VMware
9 9 (2.01%) SaltStack
10 8 (1.79%) IBM
11 6 (1.34%) Zend
12 5 (1.12%) Microsoft
12 5 (1.12%) Rackspace
13 4 (0.89%) Hortonworks
13 4 (0.89%) Tealium
14 3 (0.67%) HP
14 3 (0.67%) Twitter
15 2 (0.45%) SAP
15 2 (0.45%) Sitecore
15 2 (0.45%) Temenos
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