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 25 February 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
25 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Java
Rank 3 4 6
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +2
Contract jobs citing Java 226 235 156
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 20.68% 17.07% 13.66%
As % of the Programming Languages category 39.72% 38.52% 31.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 138 175 105
Median daily rate £420 £450 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% +20.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £354 £350 £315
10% offered a daily rate of more than £558 £650 £512
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £395
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +1.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.50 £42.50 £36.40
% change year-on-year
-4.70% +16.75%

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
569 610 494
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 52.06% 44.30% 43.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 389 428 342
Median daily rate £400 £425 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.88% +21.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £313 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £547 £575 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 1 3
Median hourly rate £13.00 £13.00 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -62.85%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.50 £40.00 £35.50
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +12.67%

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 25 February 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 25 February 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.

1 312 (71.07%) Agile Software Development
2 144 (32.80%) JavaScript
3 137 (31.21%) Spring
4 122 (27.79%) Scrum
5 110 (25.06%) TDD
5 110 (25.06%) Jenkins
6 108 (24.60%) HTML
7 107 (24.37%) Linux
8 102 (23.23%) Python
9 99 (22.55%) Git (software)
10 96 (21.87%) RESTful
11 89 (20.27%) MongoDB
12 82 (18.68%) BDD
12 82 (18.68%) Scala
13 73 (16.63%) Software Engineering
14 72 (16.40%) Selenium
15 70 (15.95%) REST
16 64 (14.58%) Kanban
16 64 (14.58%) Continuous Integration
16 64 (14.58%) SQL
17 63 (14.35%) Open Source
18 62 (14.12%) CSS
19 61 (13.90%) JIRA
19 61 (13.90%) Puppet
20 60 (13.67%) Ruby
21 59 (13.44%) HTML5
21 59 (13.44%) DevOps
22 57 (12.98%) PHP
23 56 (12.76%) NoSQL
24 55 (12.53%) OO

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 46 (10.48%) Confluence
2 35 (7.97%) Apache
3 20 (4.56%) Mule
4 18 (4.10%) Cloud Foundry
5 17 (3.87%) Tomcat
6 14 (3.19%) WebSphere
7 13 (2.96%) Mule ESB
8 12 (2.73%) Apache Spark
9 9 (2.05%) WebSphere Application Server
10 7 (1.59%) Apache Pig
11 6 (1.37%) Adobe Experience Manager
11 6 (1.37%) OpenStack
12 5 (1.14%) CMS
13 4 (0.91%) nginx
14 3 (0.68%) Elasticsearch
14 3 (0.68%) WebLogic
15 2 (0.46%) GlassFish
15 2 (0.46%) Oracle SOA Suite
16 1 (0.23%) JBoss
16 1 (0.23%) WebLogic Portal
Applications
1 1 (0.23%) Adobe Creative Suite
1 1 (0.23%) HipChat
Business Applications
1 2 (0.46%) SAP Hybris
2 1 (0.23%) FLEXCUBE
2 1 (0.23%) Oracle BPM
2 1 (0.23%) Sage 50
2 1 (0.23%) SAP Business One
2 1 (0.23%) Temenos T24
2 1 (0.23%) VisionPLUS
Cloud Services
1 41 (9.34%) Amazon AWS
2 20 (4.56%) GitHub
3 14 (3.19%) PaaS
4 12 (2.73%) IaaS
4 12 (2.73%) Microsoft Azure
5 8 (1.82%) Google Cloud Platform
5 8 (1.82%) Loggly
5 8 (1.82%) Sumo Logic
6 4 (0.91%) CloudBees
7 3 (0.68%) OpenShift
7 3 (0.68%) SaaS
8 1 (0.23%) Amazon EC2
8 1 (0.23%) AWS CloudFormation
8 1 (0.23%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 33 (7.52%) HTTP
2 11 (2.51%) OpenLDAP
3 9 (2.05%) Internet
3 9 (2.05%) TCP/IP
4 6 (1.37%) DNS
4 6 (1.37%) Kerberos
5 4 (0.91%) Network Security
6 3 (0.68%) LDAP
7 2 (0.46%) AMQP
7 2 (0.46%) Firewall
8 1 (0.23%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
8 1 (0.23%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
8 1 (0.23%) OpenFlow
Database & Business Intelligence
1 89 (20.27%) MongoDB
2 56 (12.76%) NoSQL
3 52 (11.85%) PostgreSQL
4 43 (9.79%) MySQL
5 38 (8.66%) Relational Database
6 26 (5.92%) Apache Cassandra
6 26 (5.92%) Redis
7 14 (3.19%) Hadoop
8 13 (2.96%) HBase
9 11 (2.51%) Big Data
10 9 (2.05%) Riak
11 8 (1.82%) Apache Hive
12 6 (1.37%) SQL Server
13 3 (0.68%) Data Warehouse
13 3 (0.68%) Oracle Database
13 3 (0.68%) RDBMS
14 2 (0.46%) DB2
14 2 (0.46%) Informix
15 1 (0.23%) Oracle Database 10g
15 1 (0.23%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 110 (25.06%) Jenkins
2 99 (22.55%) Git (software)
3 72 (16.40%) Selenium
4 61 (13.90%) JIRA
5 52 (11.85%) Cucumber
6 40 (9.11%) JUnit
7 35 (7.97%) Maven
8 28 (6.38%) WebDriver
9 24 (5.47%) JMeter
10 21 (4.78%) Subversion
11 19 (4.33%) Jasmine
12 16 (3.64%) Grunt
13 15 (3.42%) Eclipse
14 14 (3.19%) Android Studio
14 14 (3.19%) Vagrant
15 12 (2.73%) SoapUI
16 10 (2.28%) Mercurial
17 9 (2.05%) Visual Studio
18 7 (1.59%) FitNesse
18 7 (1.59%) Xcode
General
1 33 (7.52%) Finance
2 13 (2.96%) Retail
3 11 (2.51%) Banking
4 8 (1.82%) Law
5 6 (1.37%) Telecoms
6 4 (0.91%) Electronics
6 4 (0.91%) Marketing
7 3 (0.68%) Games
8 2 (0.46%) Advertising
8 2 (0.46%) German Language
8 2 (0.46%) Legal
8 2 (0.46%) Pharmaceutical
8 2 (0.46%) Retail Banking
9 1 (0.23%) Automotive
9 1 (0.23%) iGaming
9 1 (0.23%) Online Betting
Job Titles
1 261 (59.45%) Developer
2 156 (35.54%) Java Developer
3 62 (14.12%) Architect
4 32 (7.29%) Android Developer
5 30 (6.83%) Tester
6 28 (6.38%) Scala Developer
7 24 (5.47%) Automation Tester
8 23 (5.24%) Software Engineer
8 23 (5.24%) Technical Architect
9 22 (5.01%) Senior Developer
10 20 (4.56%) Senior Java Developer
11 19 (4.33%) Agile Developer
12 18 (4.10%) Agile Java Developer
12 18 (4.10%) Java Architect
12 18 (4.10%) Java Scala Developer
13 16 (3.64%) Software Developer
14 14 (3.19%) Selenium Tester
15 13 (2.96%) DevOps Engineer
15 13 (2.96%) Java Engineer
15 13 (2.96%) Selenium Automation Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 137 (31.21%) Spring
2 108 (24.60%) HTML
3 96 (21.87%) RESTful
4 70 (15.95%) REST
5 62 (14.12%) CSS
6 59 (13.44%) HTML5
7 54 (12.30%) Hibernate
8 49 (11.16%) Web Services
9 42 (9.57%) AngularJS
9 42 (9.57%) J2EE
10 41 (9.34%) JSON
10 41 (9.34%) Node.js
11 39 (8.88%) CSS3
11 39 (8.88%) SOAP
12 35 (7.97%) Django
13 31 (7.06%) Play Framework
14 30 (6.83%) Spring Boot
15 28 (6.38%) XML
16 25 (5.69%) Android SDK
17 23 (5.24%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 42 (9.57%) Mobile App
2 33 (7.52%) User Experience
3 21 (4.78%) Analytical Skills
3 21 (4.78%) Enterprise Software
4 12 (2.73%) Social Media
5 11 (2.51%) Algorithms
5 11 (2.51%) NHS
6 10 (2.28%) Data Structures
7 9 (2.05%) Data Centre
8 8 (1.82%) Driving Licence
8 8 (1.82%) Tandem
9 5 (1.14%) Computer Science
9 5 (1.14%) Replication
10 4 (0.91%) Mobile Banking
11 3 (0.68%) Mainframe
11 3 (0.68%) Online Banking
12 2 (0.46%) Client/Server
12 2 (0.46%) Clustering
12 2 (0.46%) Digital Media
12 2 (0.46%) RIA
Operating Systems
1 107 (24.37%) Linux
2 46 (10.48%) Android
3 20 (4.56%) Unix
4 19 (4.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 16 (3.64%) Apple iOS
6 11 (2.51%) Windows
7 7 (1.59%) Embedded Linux
8 5 (1.14%) CoreOS
9 4 (0.91%) Mac OS X
9 4 (0.91%) Windows Embedded Compact
10 2 (0.46%) Windows Server
11 1 (0.23%) CentOS
11 1 (0.23%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 312 (71.07%) Agile Software Development
2 122 (27.79%) Scrum
3 110 (25.06%) TDD
4 82 (18.68%) BDD
5 73 (16.63%) Software Engineering
6 64 (14.58%) Continuous Integration
6 64 (14.58%) Kanban
7 63 (14.35%) Open Source
8 59 (13.44%) DevOps
9 55 (12.53%) OO
10 51 (11.62%) Microservices
11 47 (10.71%) Automated Testing
11 47 (10.71%) Unit Testing
12 37 (8.43%) Android Development
12 37 (8.43%) MVC
13 33 (7.52%) Test Automation
14 32 (7.29%) Configuration Management
15 31 (7.06%) Performance Testing
16 29 (6.61%) E-Commerce
17 24 (5.47%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 144 (32.80%) JavaScript
2 102 (23.23%) Python
3 82 (18.68%) Scala
4 64 (14.58%) SQL
5 60 (13.67%) Ruby
6 57 (12.98%) PHP
7 22 (5.01%) C#
8 19 (4.33%) C++
9 15 (3.42%) Bash Shell
10 13 (2.96%) Apple Swift
10 13 (2.96%) Go
11 12 (2.73%) Groovy
12 10 (2.28%) Objective-C
13 8 (1.82%) C
14 3 (0.68%) Shell Script
15 2 (0.46%) Clojure
15 2 (0.46%) Korn
15 2 (0.46%) XPath
15 2 (0.46%) XQuery
16 1 (0.23%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 15 (3.42%) Security Cleared
2 8 (1.82%) BPSS Clearance
2 8 (1.82%) Degree
3 3 (0.68%) ISEB
3 3 (0.68%) ISTQB
3 3 (0.68%) SC Cleared
4 2 (0.46%) CTC Cleared
5 1 (0.23%) BC Cleared
5 1 (0.23%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 1 (0.23%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (5.47%) QA
2 7 (1.59%) Disclosure Scotland
3 4 (0.91%) SDET
4 2 (0.46%) Data Quality
4 2 (0.46%) FATCA
4 2 (0.46%) HL7
5 1 (0.23%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 28 (6.38%) Docker
2 13 (2.96%) HDFS
3 9 (2.05%) VMware Infrastructure
4 6 (1.37%) Active Directory
5 5 (1.14%) VirtualBox
6 3 (0.68%) Virtual Machines
7 2 (0.46%) vSphere
8 1 (0.23%) NFS
8 1 (0.23%) Squid
8 1 (0.23%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 61 (13.90%) Puppet
2 47 (10.71%) Opscode Chef
3 29 (6.61%) Ansible
4 24 (5.47%) Nagios
5 17 (3.87%) Salt
6 14 (3.19%) Oracle Identity Management
7 13 (2.96%) Oracle Identity Manager
8 8 (1.82%) Hadoop YARN
8 8 (1.82%) ZABBIX
9 6 (1.37%) Kubernetes
10 2 (0.46%) Terraform
11 1 (0.23%) Grafana
11 1 (0.23%) Graphite
11 1 (0.23%) Graylog
11 1 (0.23%) HAProxy
11 1 (0.23%) HP Quality Center
11 1 (0.23%) Icinga
11 1 (0.23%) Mesos
11 1 (0.23%) StatsD
11 1 (0.23%) vRealize
Vendors
1 49 (11.16%) Oracle
2 31 (7.06%) MuleSoft
2 31 (7.06%) Splunk
3 27 (6.15%) Red Hat
4 21 (4.78%) New Relic
5 18 (4.10%) Google
6 14 (3.19%) SaltStack
7 12 (2.73%) AppDynamics
8 9 (2.05%) IBM
8 9 (2.05%) VMware
8 9 (2.05%) Zend
9 8 (1.82%) Rackspace
10 6 (1.37%) Adobe
10 6 (1.37%) Hortonworks
11 4 (0.91%) hybris
11 4 (0.91%) Tealium
12 3 (0.68%) SAP
12 3 (0.68%) Twitter
13 2 (0.46%) HP
13 2 (0.46%) Temenos
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