The first table below looks at the demand for the Java/J2EE Developer role 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/J2EE Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 30 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Leeds region.

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
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java J2EE Developer
Rank 71 70 70
Rank change year-on-year
-1 0
Contract jobs requiring a Java/J2EE Developer 6 2 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 0.57% 0.23% 1.63%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.61% 0.24% 1.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 1 6
Average daily rate
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£338 £250 £313
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+35.00% -20.00%
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
-7.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £34.00 £32.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+4.61% -
Job Titles Category
Leeds
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
988 818 1045
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 93.12% 93.92% 94.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 674 438 622
Average daily rate £325 £310 £313
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.83% -0.80%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £185 £160 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £449 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 23 35 44
Average hourly rate £13.20 £29.25 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-54.87% +95.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.69 £10.65 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.50 £45.00 £18.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £18.50
% change year-on-year
-2.94% -8.10%
Java/J2EE Developer
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Java/J2EE Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Java/J2EE Developer in the job title across the Leeds region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Java/J2EE Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

Java/J2EE Developer
Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Java/J2EE Developer across the Leeds region.

Java/J2EE Developer Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

Java/J2EE Developer
Daily Rate Histogram in Leeds

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Java/J2EE Developer across the Leeds region over the 3 months to 30 July 2014.

Java/J2EE Developer Daily Rate Histogram in Leeds

Java/J2EE Developer
Hourly Rate Trend in Leeds

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Java/J2EE Developer across the Leeds region.

Java/J2EE Developer Hourly Rate Trend in Leeds

Java/J2EE Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Leeds region that cited Java/J2EE Developer in their job title 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 with Java/J2EE Developer in their job title.

1 15 (100.00%) Java
1 15 (100.00%) J2EE
2 14 (93.33%) Spring
3 9 (60.00%) Hibernate
3 9 (60.00%) jQuery
4 8 (53.33%) JSP
5 7 (46.67%) HTML
6 6 (40.00%) XML
6 6 (40.00%) MVC
6 6 (40.00%) Spring MVC
7 5 (33.33%) JPA
7 5 (33.33%) REST
8 4 (26.67%) AngularJS
8 4 (26.67%) Eclipse
8 4 (26.67%) Web Services
8 4 (26.67%) Maven
8 4 (26.67%) Software Engineering
8 4 (26.67%) XSD
8 4 (26.67%) JUnit
9 3 (20.00%) CSS
9 3 (20.00%) JavaScript
9 3 (20.00%) SQL
9 3 (20.00%) OO
9 3 (20.00%) Tomcat
9 3 (20.00%) Scrum
9 3 (20.00%) Java EE
10 2 (13.33%) Subversion
10 2 (13.33%) Struts2
10 2 (13.33%) DbUnit
10 2 (13.33%) Oracle Database

Java/J2EE Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Leeds region that cited Java/J2EE Developer in their job title 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 with Java/J2EE Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (20.00%) Tomcat
2 2 (13.33%) Apache
3 1 (6.67%) IIS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (13.33%) Oracle Database
2 1 (6.67%) SQL Server
2 1 (6.67%) RDBMS
2 1 (6.67%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 4 (26.67%) Eclipse
1 4 (26.67%) Maven
1 4 (26.67%) JUnit
2 2 (13.33%) Subversion
2 2 (13.33%) DbUnit
3 1 (6.67%) NUnit
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (100.00%) J2EE
2 14 (93.33%) Spring
3 9 (60.00%) Hibernate
3 9 (60.00%) jQuery
4 8 (53.33%) JSP
5 7 (46.67%) HTML
6 6 (40.00%) XML
6 6 (40.00%) Spring MVC
7 5 (33.33%) JPA
7 5 (33.33%) REST
8 4 (26.67%) AngularJS
8 4 (26.67%) Web Services
8 4 (26.67%) XSD
9 3 (20.00%) CSS
9 3 (20.00%) Java EE
10 2 (13.33%) Struts2
10 2 (13.33%) Spring Batch
10 2 (13.33%) Ajax
10 2 (13.33%) Struts
11 1 (6.67%) JSF
Operating Systems
1 1 (6.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (40.00%) MVC
2 4 (26.67%) Software Engineering
3 3 (20.00%) OO
3 3 (20.00%) Scrum
4 2 (13.33%) OOD
5 1 (6.67%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (6.67%) TDD
5 1 (6.67%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 15 (100.00%) Java
2 3 (20.00%) JavaScript
2 3 (20.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (13.33%) SC Cleared
1 2 (13.33%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 2 (13.33%) Oracle
2 1 (6.67%) Microsoft