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 27 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
27 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Senior Java Developer
Rank 82 105 77
Rank change year-on-year
+23 -28
Contract jobs requiring a Senior Java Developer 26 1 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 1.78% 0.062% 0.48%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.85% 0.065% 0.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 1 1
Median daily rate £500 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+33.33% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £475 £425 £388
% change year-on-year
+11.76% +9.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £55.00 -
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
1407 1528 1000
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 96.37% 95.02% 95.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 974 1094 694
Median daily rate £400 £350 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £261 £185
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £490 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 41 22
Median hourly rate £14.50 £12.00 £13.20
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+20.83% -9.09%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £9.00 £10.69
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £154.75 £22.50 £17.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.16 £16.10
% change year-on-year
+2.10% +0.37%

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 27 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 27 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 74 (100.00%) Java
2 67 (90.54%) TDD
3 65 (87.84%) Agile Software Development
4 59 (79.73%) Spring
5 30 (40.54%) HTML
6 29 (39.19%) Hibernate
6 29 (39.19%) Git (software)
7 28 (37.84%) JavaScript
8 26 (35.14%) Continuous Integration
9 25 (33.78%) Scrum
9 25 (33.78%) RESTful
9 25 (33.78%) REST
9 25 (33.78%) Microservices
10 24 (32.43%) SOA
11 23 (31.08%) Retail
12 22 (29.73%) CSS
13 20 (27.03%) HTML5
14 19 (25.68%) OO
14 19 (25.68%) Pair Programming
15 18 (24.32%) Open Source
15 18 (24.32%) Scala
15 18 (24.32%) CSS3
15 18 (24.32%) GitHub
16 16 (21.62%) Mercurial
16 16 (21.62%) Clojure
16 16 (21.62%) Software Delivery
16 16 (21.62%) Enterprise Software
16 16 (21.62%) Groovy
16 16 (21.62%) OOP
16 16 (21.62%) Oracle

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 5 (6.76%) Tomcat
2 2 (2.70%) Jetty
3 1 (1.35%) Apache
3 1 (1.35%) Apache Spark
3 1 (1.35%) JBoss
Cloud Services
1 18 (24.32%) GitHub
2 1 (1.35%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.35%) AWS CloudFormation
Communications & Networking
1 4 (5.41%) HTTP
2 1 (1.35%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (16.22%) NoSQL
2 11 (14.86%) MongoDB
3 7 (9.46%) Relational Database
4 4 (5.41%) Hazelcast
4 4 (5.41%) MySQL
5 3 (4.05%) Neo4j
6 2 (2.70%) Apache Cassandra
6 2 (2.70%) Redis
6 2 (2.70%) Riak
6 2 (2.70%) SQL Server
7 1 (1.35%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 29 (39.19%) Git (software)
2 16 (21.62%) Mercurial
3 13 (17.57%) Maven
4 10 (13.51%) Mockito
5 9 (12.16%) Jenkins
6 8 (10.81%) JIRA
6 8 (10.81%) JUnit
7 5 (6.76%) Subversion
8 4 (5.41%) Hamcrest
9 3 (4.05%) Cucumber
10 2 (2.70%) Bitbucket
11 1 (1.35%) Gradle
General
1 23 (31.08%) Retail
2 1 (1.35%) Interactive Media
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 59 (79.73%) Spring
2 30 (40.54%) HTML
3 29 (39.19%) Hibernate
4 25 (33.78%) REST
4 25 (33.78%) RESTful
5 22 (29.73%) CSS
6 20 (27.03%) HTML5
7 18 (24.32%) CSS3
8 13 (17.57%) Spring Boot
9 5 (6.76%) RabbitMQ
10 4 (5.41%) Dropwizard
10 4 (5.41%) JAX-RS
10 4 (5.41%) JPA
10 4 (5.41%) XML
11 3 (4.05%) jQuery
12 2 (2.70%) Akka
12 2 (2.70%) AngularJS
12 2 (2.70%) Node.js
13 1 (1.35%) Kafka
13 1 (1.35%) Spring Integration
Miscellaneous
1 16 (21.62%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (2.70%) Algorithms
2 2 (2.70%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (2.70%) Blog
3 1 (1.35%) Data Integration
3 1 (1.35%) Data Structures
3 1 (1.35%) Digital Media
3 1 (1.35%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 9 (12.16%) Linux
2 6 (8.11%) Unix
3 3 (4.05%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 67 (90.54%) TDD
2 65 (87.84%) Agile Software Development
3 26 (35.14%) Continuous Integration
4 25 (33.78%) Microservices
4 25 (33.78%) Scrum
5 24 (32.43%) SOA
6 19 (25.68%) OO
6 19 (25.68%) Pair Programming
7 18 (24.32%) Open Source
8 16 (21.62%) OOP
8 16 (21.62%) Software Delivery
9 12 (16.22%) BDD
10 5 (6.76%) Kanban
10 5 (6.76%) Mentoring
11 4 (5.41%) Responsive Web Design
11 4 (5.41%) Web Design
11 4 (5.41%) Web Development
12 3 (4.05%) Automated Testing
12 3 (4.05%) DevOps
12 3 (4.05%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 74 (100.00%) Java
2 28 (37.84%) JavaScript
3 18 (24.32%) Scala
4 16 (21.62%) Clojure
4 16 (21.62%) Groovy
5 2 (2.70%) Ruby
6 1 (1.35%) PHP
6 1 (1.35%) Python
6 1 (1.35%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (1.35%) SC Cleared
1 1 (1.35%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.35%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 16 (21.62%) Virtual Machines
2 9 (12.16%) Docker
3 1 (1.35%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 10 (13.51%) Puppet
2 2 (2.70%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 16 (21.62%) Oracle
2 2 (2.70%) SaltStack
3 1 (1.35%) SAP
3 1 (1.35%) VMware