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 26 September 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
26 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Java
Rank 3 6 21
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +15
Contract jobs citing Java 282 255 74
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 20.67% 15.92% 7.44%
As % of the Programming Languages category 41.05% 37.01% 23.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 205 175 48
Median daily rate £450 £425 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% +21.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £343 £295
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £530 £558
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £420 £375
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +12.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 2
Median hourly rate £42.50 - £50.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £40.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
- +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
687 689 316
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 50.37% 43.01% 31.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 481 487 208
Median daily rate £413 £380 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.68% +16.92%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £228
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £505 £410
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 5 3
Median hourly rate £13.50 £21.00 £50.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-35.71% -58.00%
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 26 September 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 26 September 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.

1 391 (66.50%) Agile Software Development
2 247 (42.01%) TDD
3 201 (34.18%) Spring
4 196 (33.33%) JavaScript
5 146 (24.83%) Scrum
6 139 (23.64%) Jenkins
7 130 (22.11%) HTML
8 121 (20.58%) BDD
9 117 (19.90%) Continuous Integration
10 116 (19.73%) RESTful
11 114 (19.39%) Scala
12 110 (18.71%) CSS
13 103 (17.52%) Hibernate
14 101 (17.18%) Git (software)
15 96 (16.33%) Puppet
15 96 (16.33%) MongoDB
15 96 (16.33%) Linux
16 95 (16.16%) Microservices
17 80 (13.61%) Python
18 79 (13.44%) Selenium
19 76 (12.93%) Open Source
20 73 (12.41%) NoSQL
21 70 (11.90%) HTML5
21 70 (11.90%) Ruby
21 70 (11.90%) OO
22 67 (11.39%) JIRA
23 66 (11.22%) AngularJS
24 65 (11.05%) DevOps
25 64 (10.88%) Analytical Skills
26 63 (10.71%) RabbitMQ

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 32 (5.44%) Confluence
2 29 (4.93%) Tomcat
3 18 (3.06%) Apache
4 16 (2.72%) nginx
5 15 (2.55%) Apache Spark
6 14 (2.38%) Jetty
7 13 (2.21%) Cloud Foundry
8 12 (2.04%) Elasticsearch
9 11 (1.87%) WebSphere
10 5 (0.85%) IIS
10 5 (0.85%) Mongrel
10 5 (0.85%) OpenStack
10 5 (0.85%) WebLogic
11 4 (0.68%) JBoss
11 4 (0.68%) Mule ESB
12 3 (0.51%) CMS
12 3 (0.51%) Mule
12 3 (0.51%) WordPress
13 2 (0.34%) GlassFish
13 2 (0.34%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 1 (0.17%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (0.34%) Temenos T24
2 1 (0.17%) FLEXCUBE
2 1 (0.17%) Magento
2 1 (0.17%) Oracle BPM
2 1 (0.17%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (0.17%) VisionPLUS
Cloud Services
1 41 (6.97%) GitHub
2 28 (4.76%) Amazon AWS
3 14 (2.38%) PaaS
4 7 (1.19%) Amazon EC2
4 7 (1.19%) Google App Engine
4 7 (1.19%) Google Cloud Platform
5 6 (1.02%) Cloud Computing
6 4 (0.68%) Amazon S3
6 4 (0.68%) IaaS
7 3 (0.51%) Microsoft Azure
8 2 (0.34%) AWS CloudFormation
8 2 (0.34%) Office 365
9 1 (0.17%) CloudBees
9 1 (0.17%) Google Apps
9 1 (0.17%) OpenShift
9 1 (0.17%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 29 (4.93%) HTTP
2 19 (3.23%) Network Security
3 11 (1.87%) DNS
4 9 (1.53%) DHCP
4 9 (1.53%) Firewall
4 9 (1.53%) Internet
5 7 (1.19%) SSL
5 7 (1.19%) TCP/IP
6 6 (1.02%) FTP
6 6 (1.02%) IPsec
7 3 (0.51%) LAN
7 3 (0.51%) LDAP
7 3 (0.51%) SMTP
7 3 (0.51%) WAN
8 2 (0.34%) DSL
8 2 (0.34%) iSCSI
8 2 (0.34%) MPLS
8 2 (0.34%) Structured Cabling
8 2 (0.34%) VRRP
9 1 (0.17%) OpenFlow
Database & Business Intelligence
1 96 (16.33%) MongoDB
2 73 (12.41%) NoSQL
3 51 (8.67%) Relational Database
4 27 (4.59%) MySQL
5 23 (3.91%) PostgreSQL
6 21 (3.57%) Apache Cassandra
6 21 (3.57%) SQL Server
7 20 (3.40%) Redis
8 18 (3.06%) Hadoop
9 12 (2.04%) CouchDB
9 12 (2.04%) Oracle Database
10 9 (1.53%) Big Data
11 7 (1.19%) DB2
12 6 (1.02%) RDBMS
13 5 (0.85%) Hazelcast
14 4 (0.68%) Data Warehouse
14 4 (0.68%) Neo4j
14 4 (0.68%) Riak
15 3 (0.51%) Apache Hive
15 3 (0.51%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 139 (23.64%) Jenkins
2 101 (17.18%) Git (software)
3 79 (13.44%) Selenium
4 67 (11.39%) JIRA
5 61 (10.37%) Cucumber
6 56 (9.52%) Maven
7 41 (6.97%) JUnit
8 32 (5.44%) WebDriver
9 28 (4.76%) Subversion
10 20 (3.40%) Mercurial
11 18 (3.06%) SoapUI
12 17 (2.89%) Mockito
13 16 (2.72%) JMeter
13 16 (2.72%) TestNG
14 11 (1.87%) Hudson
14 11 (1.87%) Sonatype Nexus
14 11 (1.87%) Vagrant
15 10 (1.70%) Grunt
15 10 (1.70%) IntelliJ
16 8 (1.36%) Eclipse
General
1 33 (5.61%) Retail
2 29 (4.93%) Finance
3 17 (2.89%) Banking
3 17 (2.89%) Games
4 3 (0.51%) Marketing
4 3 (0.51%) Retail Banking
5 2 (0.34%) Online Betting
6 1 (0.17%) Billing
6 1 (0.17%) Law
6 1 (0.17%) Legal
Job Titles
1 375 (63.78%) Developer
2 287 (48.81%) Java Developer
3 63 (10.71%) Senior Developer
4 62 (10.54%) Senior Java Developer
5 59 (10.03%) Architect
6 53 (9.01%) Agile Developer
6 53 (9.01%) Scala Developer
7 51 (8.67%) Agile Java Developer
8 41 (6.97%) Java Scala Developer
9 28 (4.76%) Java Architect
9 28 (4.76%) JavaScript Developer
10 22 (3.74%) Java Engineer
10 22 (3.74%) Tester
11 21 (3.57%) Technical Architect
12 20 (3.40%) Analyst
13 19 (3.23%) DevOps Engineer
13 19 (3.23%) Senior Java Scala Developer
13 19 (3.23%) Senior Scala Developer
14 18 (3.06%) Python Developer
15 17 (2.89%) Android Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 201 (34.18%) Spring
2 130 (22.11%) HTML
3 116 (19.73%) RESTful
4 110 (18.71%) CSS
5 103 (17.52%) Hibernate
6 70 (11.90%) HTML5
7 66 (11.22%) AngularJS
8 63 (10.71%) RabbitMQ
9 62 (10.54%) Node.js
10 57 (9.69%) REST
11 49 (8.33%) CSS3
12 41 (6.97%) Web Services
13 40 (6.80%) JSON
13 40 (6.80%) Spring Boot
14 34 (5.78%) J2EE
15 33 (5.61%) React
16 31 (5.27%) Play Framework
16 31 (5.27%) XML
17 26 (4.42%) SOAP
18 24 (4.08%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 64 (10.88%) Analytical Skills
2 29 (4.93%) Mobile App
3 27 (4.59%) Enterprise Software
4 21 (3.57%) User Experience
5 17 (2.89%) Digital Media
6 13 (2.21%) Social Media
7 12 (2.04%) Computer Science
8 7 (1.19%) Mainframe
9 6 (1.02%) Algorithms
10 5 (0.85%) Statistics
10 5 (0.85%) Tandem
11 3 (0.51%) Blog
11 3 (0.51%) Driving Licence
11 3 (0.51%) iPad
11 3 (0.51%) PKI
11 3 (0.51%) RIA
11 3 (0.51%) Smartcard
11 3 (0.51%) Telematics
11 3 (0.51%) Wiki
12 2 (0.34%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 96 (16.33%) Linux
2 43 (7.31%) Unix
3 25 (4.25%) Windows
4 20 (3.40%) Android
5 14 (2.38%) Mac OS X
6 9 (1.53%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 3 (0.51%) Apple iOS
7 3 (0.51%) Windows Server
8 2 (0.34%) AIX
8 2 (0.34%) CentOS
8 2 (0.34%) HPUX
8 2 (0.34%) Oracle Linux
8 2 (0.34%) SUSE
8 2 (0.34%) Windows Server 2012
9 1 (0.17%) Embedded Linux
9 1 (0.17%) Mac OS
9 1 (0.17%) OS/400
Processes & Methodologies
1 391 (66.50%) Agile Software Development
2 247 (42.01%) TDD
3 146 (24.83%) Scrum
4 121 (20.58%) BDD
5 117 (19.90%) Continuous Integration
6 95 (16.16%) Microservices
7 76 (12.93%) Open Source
8 70 (11.90%) OO
9 65 (11.05%) DevOps
10 59 (10.03%) Pair Programming
11 56 (9.52%) Software Engineering
12 55 (9.35%) SOA
13 48 (8.16%) Kanban
14 42 (7.14%) Unit Testing
15 41 (6.97%) Test Automation
16 35 (5.95%) Coaching
16 35 (5.95%) Configuration Management
17 32 (5.44%) Software Delivery
18 31 (5.27%) High Availability
19 30 (5.10%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 196 (33.33%) JavaScript
2 114 (19.39%) Scala
3 80 (13.61%) Python
4 70 (11.90%) Ruby
5 57 (9.69%) SQL
6 54 (9.18%) PHP
7 35 (5.95%) Groovy
8 25 (4.25%) C#
9 23 (3.91%) Clojure
10 12 (2.04%) C++
11 11 (1.87%) Bash Shell
11 11 (1.87%) ECMAScript
11 11 (1.87%) ES6
12 6 (1.02%) VBScript
13 5 (0.85%) CoffeeScript
14 4 (0.68%) PowerShell
14 4 (0.68%) VBA
15 3 (0.51%) C
15 3 (0.51%) Delphi
15 3 (0.51%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 20 (3.40%) Security Cleared
2 12 (2.04%) ISEB
3 11 (1.87%) ISTQB
4 10 (1.70%) Degree
5 9 (1.53%) BPSS Clearance
6 8 (1.36%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 8 (1.36%) SC Cleared
7 4 (0.68%) CCNP
7 4 (0.68%) Cisco Certification
8 3 (0.51%) BC Cleared
8 3 (0.51%) MCSE
8 3 (0.51%) Microsoft Certification
8 3 (0.51%) RHCE
9 2 (0.34%) Sun Certification
10 1 (0.17%) PhD
10 1 (0.17%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (2.04%) QA
2 10 (1.70%) Disclosure Scotland
3 5 (0.85%) SDET
4 3 (0.51%) HL7
5 1 (0.17%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 31 (5.27%) Docker
2 24 (4.08%) Virtual Machines
3 17 (2.89%) VMware Infrastructure
4 7 (1.19%) Xen
5 4 (0.68%) Hyper-V
5 4 (0.68%) vSphere
6 3 (0.51%) Active Directory
7 2 (0.34%) Apache Flume
7 2 (0.34%) KVM
8 1 (0.17%) NFS
8 1 (0.17%) Squid
8 1 (0.17%) vCloud
8 1 (0.17%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 96 (16.33%) Puppet
2 31 (5.27%) Opscode Chef
3 14 (2.38%) Oracle Identity Management
3 14 (2.38%) Oracle Identity Manager
4 12 (2.04%) logstash
5 7 (1.19%) Ansible
5 7 (1.19%) Piwik
6 3 (0.51%) Bareos
6 3 (0.51%) yum
7 2 (0.34%) Grafana
7 2 (0.34%) Nagios
7 2 (0.34%) Terraform
7 2 (0.34%) vMotion
8 1 (0.17%) Graphite
8 1 (0.17%) Icinga
8 1 (0.17%) Kibana
8 1 (0.17%) Kubernetes
8 1 (0.17%) Mesos
8 1 (0.17%) StatsD
8 1 (0.17%) vRealize
Vendors
1 59 (10.03%) Oracle
2 21 (3.57%) MuleSoft
3 20 (3.40%) VMware
4 19 (3.23%) Splunk
5 17 (2.89%) AppDynamics
5 17 (2.89%) New Relic
6 13 (2.21%) Microsoft
6 13 (2.21%) Red Hat
7 12 (2.04%) Google
8 8 (1.36%) IBM
9 5 (0.85%) Dynatrace
9 5 (0.85%) HP
10 4 (0.68%) SaltStack
10 4 (0.68%) SAP
11 2 (0.34%) Dell
11 2 (0.34%) NETGEAR
11 2 (0.34%) Sitecore
11 2 (0.34%) SonicWALL
11 2 (0.34%) Sun
11 2 (0.34%) Sybase
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