The table below looks at the statistics for the Senior Java 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 Senior Java Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 13 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 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.

Location
3 months to
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Senior Java Developer
Rank 66 78 -
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -
Contract jobs requiring a Senior Java Developer 27 7 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 1.90% 0.62% -
As % of the Job Titles category 2.00% 0.65% -
Number of daily rates quoted 13 6 0
Average daily rate £450 £328 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+37.40% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £430 £413 £375
% change year-on-year
+4.24% +10.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £40.00
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
1353 1071 934
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 95.01% 94.11% 96.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 927 760 576
Average daily rate £385 £375 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.66% +15.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £230 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £515 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £378 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+0.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 24 29 24
Average hourly rate £15.00 £12.13 £12.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+23.71% -3.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.30 £9.00 £10.10
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.50 £18.53 £27.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -

Senior Java Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

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

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Leeds region that cited Senior Java 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 Senior Java Developer in their job title.

1 49 (100.00%) Java
2 24 (48.98%) Agile Software Development
3 23 (46.94%) TDD
3 23 (46.94%) Spring
4 22 (44.90%) REST
5 18 (36.73%) HTML
6 14 (28.57%) JavaScript
7 13 (26.53%) Hibernate
8 12 (24.49%) Python
9 11 (22.45%) MongoDB
9 11 (22.45%) NoSQL
9 11 (22.45%) Disclosure Scotland
9 11 (22.45%) Unix
9 11 (22.45%) Linux
10 10 (20.41%) Retail
10 10 (20.41%) Mac OS X
10 10 (20.41%) Ruby
10 10 (20.41%) Security Cleared
11 9 (18.37%) XML
11 9 (18.37%) Oracle
12 8 (16.33%) Continuous Integration
12 8 (16.33%) Mockito
13 7 (14.29%) Relational Database
13 7 (14.29%) Responsive Web Design
13 7 (14.29%) Apache Camel
13 7 (14.29%) Open Source
13 7 (14.29%) Apache Cassandra
13 7 (14.29%) Web Design
13 7 (14.29%) JSON
14 6 (12.24%) Maven

Senior Java Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Leeds region that cited Senior Java 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 Senior Java Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 4 (8.16%) Node.js
2 1 (2.04%) Apache
2 1 (2.04%) JBoss
2 1 (2.04%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.08%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 6 (12.24%) HTTP
2 4 (8.16%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (22.45%) MongoDB
1 11 (22.45%) NoSQL
2 7 (14.29%) Apache Cassandra
2 7 (14.29%) Relational Database
3 6 (12.24%) Neo4j
4 5 (10.20%) Hazelcast
5 2 (4.08%) MySQL
5 2 (4.08%) Oracle Database
5 2 (4.08%) Oracle Database 11g
5 2 (4.08%) Redis
5 2 (4.08%) Riak
5 2 (4.08%) SQL Server
6 1 (2.04%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (2.04%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 8 (16.33%) Mockito
2 6 (12.24%) Git (software)
2 6 (12.24%) JUnit
2 6 (12.24%) Maven
3 5 (10.20%) Hamcrest
3 5 (10.20%) Subversion
4 2 (4.08%) Bitbucket
4 2 (4.08%) Bundler
4 2 (4.08%) Eclipse
4 2 (4.08%) Firebug
4 2 (4.08%) Gemnasium
4 2 (4.08%) JIRA
5 1 (2.04%) Ant
5 1 (2.04%) Cucumber
5 1 (2.04%) DbUnit
5 1 (2.04%) Gradle
5 1 (2.04%) Jenkins
5 1 (2.04%) jMock
5 1 (2.04%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 10 (20.41%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (46.94%) Spring
2 22 (44.90%) REST
3 18 (36.73%) HTML
4 13 (26.53%) Hibernate
5 9 (18.37%) XML
6 7 (14.29%) Apache Camel
6 7 (14.29%) JSON
7 6 (12.24%) JPA
7 6 (12.24%) Spring Boot
8 5 (10.20%) CSS
8 5 (10.20%) J2EE
8 5 (10.20%) jQuery
8 5 (10.20%) RabbitMQ
9 4 (8.16%) AngularJS
9 4 (8.16%) HTML5
9 4 (8.16%) JAX-RS
10 3 (6.12%) .NET
11 2 (4.08%) SOAP
11 2 (4.08%) Spring MVC
11 2 (4.08%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (6.12%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (4.08%) Blog
2 2 (4.08%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 11 (22.45%) Linux
1 11 (22.45%) Unix
2 10 (20.41%) Mac OS X
3 1 (2.04%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (48.98%) Agile Software Development
2 23 (46.94%) TDD
3 8 (16.33%) Continuous Integration
4 7 (14.29%) Open Source
4 7 (14.29%) Responsive Web Design
4 7 (14.29%) Web Design
5 6 (12.24%) OO
6 5 (10.20%) BDD
6 5 (10.20%) OOP
7 4 (8.16%) Automated Testing
7 4 (8.16%) SOA
8 3 (6.12%) Configuration Management
8 3 (6.12%) Scrum
8 3 (6.12%) SDLC
8 3 (6.12%) Web Development
9 2 (4.08%) Dependency Management
9 2 (4.08%) Kanban
9 2 (4.08%) Mentoring
9 2 (4.08%) Progressive Enhancement
9 2 (4.08%) Software Delivery
Programming Languages
1 49 (100.00%) Java
2 14 (28.57%) JavaScript
3 12 (24.49%) Python
4 10 (20.41%) Ruby
5 6 (12.24%) C#
6 5 (10.20%) Perl
6 5 (10.20%) PHP
6 5 (10.20%) Scala
7 4 (8.16%) C++
7 4 (8.16%) SQL
8 2 (4.08%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 10 (20.41%) Security Cleared
2 6 (12.24%) BC Cleared
2 6 (12.24%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (22.45%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (2.04%) WCAG
Systems Management
1 2 (4.08%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (4.08%) Puppet
Vendors
1 9 (18.37%) Oracle
2 2 (4.08%) Red Hat
2 2 (4.08%) SaltStack
2 2 (4.08%) Sonatype
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