The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Leeds region that had Senior Java Developer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 5 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 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
5 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Senior Java Developer
Rank 52 87 81
Rank change year-on-year
+35 -6
Contract jobs requiring a Senior Java Developer 54 11 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 3.58% 0.83% 0.52%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.74% 0.88% 0.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 36 9 3
Median daily rate £450 £425 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% +13.33%
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £413 £425
% change year-on-year
+9.09% -2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £44.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year
- +10.00%
Senior Java Developer
West Yorkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Leeds region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Leeds
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1442 1251 1109
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 95.69% 94.42% 95.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 1025 833 735
Median daily rate £405 £350 £330
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.71% +6.06%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £225 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £475 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 33 39 36
Median hourly rate £11.75 £12.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.08% -31.42%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £9.00 £10.10
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.50 £21.00 £29.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.00 £16.70 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+7.78% -1.76%

Senior Java Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

The demand trend of IT contracts across the Leeds region that featured Senior Java Developer in the job title.

Senior Java Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

Senior Java Developer
Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

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

Senior Java Developer Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

Senior Java Developer
Daily Rate Histogram in Leeds

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Senior Java Developer across the Leeds region over the 3 months to 5 May 2016.

Senior Java Developer Daily Rate Histogram in Leeds

Senior Java Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 5 May 2016, Senior Java Developer contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Leeds region featuring Senior Java Developer in the job title.

1 80 (100.00%) Java
2 65 (81.25%) TDD
3 62 (77.50%) Spring
4 60 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
5 33 (41.25%) REST
6 30 (37.50%) Retail
7 21 (26.25%) HTML
8 20 (25.00%) Hibernate
8 20 (25.00%) Git (software)
9 19 (23.75%) JavaScript
9 19 (23.75%) Oracle
10 18 (22.50%) Spring Boot
11 16 (20.00%) Microservices
11 16 (20.00%) SOA
12 15 (18.75%) RESTful
13 14 (17.50%) Continuous Integration
13 14 (17.50%) NoSQL
14 13 (16.25%) Mockito
15 12 (15.00%) Scrum
16 11 (13.75%) JUnit
16 11 (13.75%) HTML5
16 11 (13.75%) Maven
17 10 (12.50%) JIRA
17 10 (12.50%) Scala
17 10 (12.50%) Open Source
17 10 (12.50%) CSS
17 10 (12.50%) XML
17 10 (12.50%) Linux
17 10 (12.50%) Puppet
17 10 (12.50%) MongoDB

Senior Java Developer Skill Set
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 3 (3.75%) Node.js
2 2 (2.50%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 9 (11.25%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 5 (6.25%) HTTP
2 1 (1.25%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (17.50%) NoSQL
2 10 (12.50%) MongoDB
3 9 (11.25%) Hazelcast
4 8 (10.00%) Relational Database
5 7 (8.75%) Apache Cassandra
6 3 (3.75%) Neo4j
7 2 (2.50%) MySQL
7 2 (2.50%) Oracle Database
7 2 (2.50%) Oracle Database 11g
7 2 (2.50%) Redis
7 2 (2.50%) Riak
7 2 (2.50%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 20 (25.00%) Git (software)
2 13 (16.25%) Mockito
3 11 (13.75%) JUnit
3 11 (13.75%) Maven
4 10 (12.50%) JIRA
5 9 (11.25%) Hamcrest
6 8 (10.00%) Jenkins
7 7 (8.75%) Mercurial
8 5 (6.25%) Subversion
9 2 (2.50%) Bitbucket
9 2 (2.50%) Cucumber
9 2 (2.50%) Eclipse
10 1 (1.25%) Firebug
General
1 30 (37.50%) Retail
2 1 (1.25%) Interactive Media
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 62 (77.50%) Spring
2 33 (41.25%) REST
3 21 (26.25%) HTML
4 20 (25.00%) Hibernate
5 18 (22.50%) Spring Boot
6 15 (18.75%) RESTful
7 11 (13.75%) HTML5
8 10 (12.50%) CSS
8 10 (12.50%) XML
9 9 (11.25%) CSS3
9 9 (11.25%) JPA
9 9 (11.25%) RabbitMQ
10 5 (6.25%) Apache Camel
11 4 (5.00%) J2EE
11 4 (5.00%) JAX-RS
12 3 (3.75%) AngularJS
12 3 (3.75%) JSON
13 2 (2.50%) Akka
13 2 (2.50%) jQuery
14 1 (1.25%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 9 (11.25%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (2.50%) Blog
3 1 (1.25%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (1.25%) Data Integration
3 1 (1.25%) Digital Media
3 1 (1.25%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 10 (12.50%) Linux
2 6 (7.50%) Unix
3 4 (5.00%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 65 (81.25%) TDD
2 60 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
3 16 (20.00%) Microservices
3 16 (20.00%) SOA
4 14 (17.50%) Continuous Integration
5 12 (15.00%) Scrum
6 10 (12.50%) Open Source
7 9 (11.25%) BDD
7 9 (11.25%) OO
8 8 (10.00%) OOP
8 8 (10.00%) Pair Programming
9 7 (8.75%) Software Delivery
10 5 (6.25%) Responsive Web Design
10 5 (6.25%) Web Design
10 5 (6.25%) Web Development
11 4 (5.00%) Mentoring
12 3 (3.75%) Automated Testing
12 3 (3.75%) DevOps
12 3 (3.75%) Kanban
12 3 (3.75%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 80 (100.00%) Java
2 19 (23.75%) JavaScript
3 10 (12.50%) Scala
4 7 (8.75%) Clojure
4 7 (8.75%) Groovy
5 2 (2.50%) PHP
5 2 (2.50%) Python
5 2 (2.50%) Ruby
6 1 (1.25%) Perl
Qualifications
1 9 (11.25%) Security Cleared
2 6 (7.50%) BC Cleared
3 4 (5.00%) BPSS Clearance
4 1 (1.25%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (11.25%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 8 (10.00%) Docker
Systems Management
1 10 (12.50%) Puppet
2 2 (2.50%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 19 (23.75%) Oracle
2 2 (2.50%) SaltStack
3 1 (1.25%) SAP
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