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 23 January 2017 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
23 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Senior Java Developer
Rank 74 68 81
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +13
Contract jobs requiring a Senior Java Developer 9 25 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 0.82% 1.76% 0.46%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.86% 1.85% 0.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 9 5
Median daily rate £450 £455 £330
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.09% +37.87%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £420 £440 £315
10% offered a daily rate of more than £458 £497 £469
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £433 £413
% change year-on-year
+4.04% +4.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

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
1046 1353 1029
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 95.44% 95.01% 94.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 678 915 736
Median daily rate £385 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £270 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £540 £550 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 25 31 26
Median hourly rate £13.50 £15.38 £12.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-12.19% +23.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £9.40 £9.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.50 £45.00 £32.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
- +9.37%

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 Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 23 January 2017, 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 24 (100.00%) Java
2 23 (95.83%) Agile Software Development
3 20 (83.33%) Spring
4 18 (75.00%) TDD
5 13 (54.17%) Microservices
6 11 (45.83%) Hibernate
6 11 (45.83%) Scrum
6 11 (45.83%) JavaScript
7 10 (41.67%) RESTful
8 9 (37.50%) OO
9 8 (33.33%) HTML
9 8 (33.33%) CSS
9 8 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
9 8 (33.33%) Scala
9 8 (33.33%) REST
10 7 (29.17%) Clojure
10 7 (29.17%) Enterprise Software
10 7 (29.17%) Git (software)
10 7 (29.17%) Groovy
10 7 (29.17%) Pair Programming
10 7 (29.17%) SOA
10 7 (29.17%) Software Delivery
11 6 (25.00%) Virtual Machines
11 6 (25.00%) Oracle
11 6 (25.00%) Retail
11 6 (25.00%) OOP
11 6 (25.00%) Mercurial
11 6 (25.00%) Open Source
11 6 (25.00%) HTML5
11 6 (25.00%) GitHub

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 (12.50%) Tomcat
2 2 (8.33%) JBoss
2 2 (8.33%) Jetty
Cloud Services
1 6 (25.00%) GitHub
2 1 (4.17%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (4.17%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.17%) Kerberos
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (16.67%) MongoDB
2 3 (12.50%) NoSQL
3 2 (8.33%) Hadoop
4 1 (4.17%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 7 (29.17%) Git (software)
2 6 (25.00%) Mercurial
3 5 (20.83%) Jenkins
3 5 (20.83%) Maven
4 1 (4.17%) DbUnit
4 1 (4.17%) jMock
4 1 (4.17%) JUnit
4 1 (4.17%) Mockito
4 1 (4.17%) SonarQube
General
1 6 (25.00%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (83.33%) Spring
2 11 (45.83%) Hibernate
3 10 (41.67%) RESTful
4 8 (33.33%) CSS
4 8 (33.33%) HTML
4 8 (33.33%) REST
5 6 (25.00%) CSS3
5 6 (25.00%) HTML5
6 4 (16.67%) J2EE
6 4 (16.67%) Spring Boot
7 3 (12.50%) Web Services
8 2 (8.33%) AngularJS
9 1 (4.17%) ActiveMQ
9 1 (4.17%) Apache Camel
9 1 (4.17%) Node.js
9 1 (4.17%) PowerMock
9 1 (4.17%) RabbitMQ
9 1 (4.17%) SOAP
9 1 (4.17%) WebSphere MQ
9 1 (4.17%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 7 (29.17%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (8.33%) Algorithms
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (95.83%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (75.00%) TDD
3 13 (54.17%) Microservices
4 11 (45.83%) Scrum
5 9 (37.50%) OO
6 8 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
7 7 (29.17%) Pair Programming
7 7 (29.17%) SOA
7 7 (29.17%) Software Delivery
8 6 (25.00%) OOP
8 6 (25.00%) Open Source
9 5 (20.83%) BDD
10 2 (8.33%) Kanban
11 1 (4.17%) DevOps
11 1 (4.17%) E-Commerce
11 1 (4.17%) Front End Development
11 1 (4.17%) Functional Programming
11 1 (4.17%) Unit Testing
11 1 (4.17%) Virtual Infrastructure
11 1 (4.17%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 24 (100.00%) Java
2 11 (45.83%) JavaScript
3 8 (33.33%) Scala
4 7 (29.17%) Clojure
4 7 (29.17%) Groovy
5 2 (8.33%) Python
5 2 (8.33%) Ruby
5 2 (8.33%) SQL
6 1 (4.17%) F#
6 1 (4.17%) Go
Qualifications
1 1 (4.17%) CTC Cleared
1 1 (4.17%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 6 (25.00%) Virtual Machines
2 2 (8.33%) Docker
3 1 (4.17%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (4.17%) vSphere
Vendors
1 6 (25.00%) Oracle
2 1 (4.17%) VMware
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