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 1 July 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
1 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Senior Java Developer
Rank 67 103 82
Rank change year-on-year
+36 -21
Contract jobs requiring a Senior Java Developer 41 1 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 2.83% 0.065% 0.43%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.96% 0.068% 0.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 30 1 2
Median daily rate £450 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.00% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £463 £413 £423
% change year-on-year
+12.12% -2.36%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £49.50 -
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
1387 1471 1105
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 95.66% 94.90% 94.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 977 1055 775
Median daily rate £413 £350 £335
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.85% +4.47%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £303 £245 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £396 £368 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.75% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 23 36 24
Median hourly rate £12.66 £12.00 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.50% -14.28%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.20 £9.00 £10.69
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.50 £32.50 £29.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £16.14 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+8.42% -2.18%

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 1 July 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 1 July 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 81 (100.00%) Java
2 70 (86.42%) TDD
3 68 (83.95%) Agile Software Development
4 66 (81.48%) Spring
5 30 (37.04%) REST
6 29 (35.80%) Hibernate
6 29 (35.80%) HTML
7 28 (34.57%) JavaScript
8 27 (33.33%) Retail
9 26 (32.10%) Git (software)
10 24 (29.63%) Continuous Integration
11 22 (27.16%) SOA
11 22 (27.16%) Microservices
11 22 (27.16%) RESTful
12 21 (25.93%) Scrum
13 19 (23.46%) Oracle
13 19 (23.46%) CSS
14 17 (20.99%) HTML5
15 16 (19.75%) Open Source
15 16 (19.75%) Scala
15 16 (19.75%) OO
15 16 (19.75%) Pair Programming
16 15 (18.52%) CSS3
16 15 (18.52%) GitHub
16 15 (18.52%) Spring Boot
16 15 (18.52%) Enterprise Software
17 14 (17.28%) OOP
18 13 (16.05%) Maven
18 13 (16.05%) Groovy
18 13 (16.05%) Software Delivery

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 4 (4.94%) Tomcat
2 1 (1.23%) Apache
2 1 (1.23%) Apache Spark
2 1 (1.23%) Jetty
Cloud Services
1 15 (18.52%) GitHub
2 1 (1.23%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.23%) AWS CloudFormation
Communications & Networking
1 4 (4.94%) HTTP
2 1 (1.23%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (16.05%) NoSQL
2 11 (13.58%) MongoDB
3 7 (8.64%) Relational Database
4 6 (7.41%) Hazelcast
5 4 (4.94%) Apache Cassandra
5 4 (4.94%) MySQL
6 3 (3.70%) Neo4j
7 2 (2.47%) Redis
7 2 (2.47%) Riak
7 2 (2.47%) SQL Server
8 1 (1.23%) Oracle Database
8 1 (1.23%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 26 (32.10%) Git (software)
2 13 (16.05%) Maven
2 13 (16.05%) Mercurial
3 12 (14.81%) Mockito
4 10 (12.35%) JIRA
4 10 (12.35%) JUnit
5 9 (11.11%) Jenkins
6 6 (7.41%) Hamcrest
7 5 (6.17%) Subversion
8 3 (3.70%) Cucumber
9 2 (2.47%) Bitbucket
9 2 (2.47%) Eclipse
10 1 (1.23%) Firebug
10 1 (1.23%) Gradle
General
1 27 (33.33%) Retail
2 1 (1.23%) Interactive Media
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 66 (81.48%) Spring
2 30 (37.04%) REST
3 29 (35.80%) Hibernate
3 29 (35.80%) HTML
4 22 (27.16%) RESTful
5 19 (23.46%) CSS
6 17 (20.99%) HTML5
7 15 (18.52%) CSS3
7 15 (18.52%) Spring Boot
8 7 (8.64%) XML
9 6 (7.41%) JPA
9 6 (7.41%) RabbitMQ
10 4 (4.94%) Dropwizard
10 4 (4.94%) JAX-RS
11 3 (3.70%) AngularJS
11 3 (3.70%) J2EE
11 3 (3.70%) jQuery
11 3 (3.70%) JSON
11 3 (3.70%) Node.js
12 2 (2.47%) Akka
Miscellaneous
1 15 (18.52%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (2.47%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (2.47%) Blog
3 1 (1.23%) Algorithms
3 1 (1.23%) Data Integration
3 1 (1.23%) Data Structures
3 1 (1.23%) Digital Media
3 1 (1.23%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 9 (11.11%) Linux
2 6 (7.41%) Unix
3 3 (3.70%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 70 (86.42%) TDD
2 68 (83.95%) Agile Software Development
3 24 (29.63%) Continuous Integration
4 22 (27.16%) Microservices
4 22 (27.16%) SOA
5 21 (25.93%) Scrum
6 16 (19.75%) OO
6 16 (19.75%) Open Source
6 16 (19.75%) Pair Programming
7 14 (17.28%) OOP
8 13 (16.05%) Software Delivery
9 12 (14.81%) BDD
10 5 (6.17%) Kanban
10 5 (6.17%) Mentoring
10 5 (6.17%) Unit Testing
11 4 (4.94%) Automated Testing
11 4 (4.94%) Responsive Web Design
11 4 (4.94%) Web Design
11 4 (4.94%) Web Development
12 3 (3.70%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 81 (100.00%) Java
2 28 (34.57%) JavaScript
3 16 (19.75%) Scala
4 13 (16.05%) Clojure
4 13 (16.05%) Groovy
5 3 (3.70%) Ruby
6 2 (2.47%) PHP
6 2 (2.47%) Python
7 1 (1.23%) Perl
Qualifications
1 4 (4.94%) Security Cleared
2 2 (2.47%) BC Cleared
2 2 (2.47%) BPSS Clearance
3 1 (1.23%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (4.94%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 13 (16.05%) Virtual Machines
2 9 (11.11%) Docker
3 1 (1.23%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 10 (12.35%) Puppet
2 2 (2.47%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 19 (23.46%) Oracle
2 2 (2.47%) SaltStack
3 1 (1.23%) SAP
3 1 (1.23%) VMware