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 28 September 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
28 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Senior Java Developer
Rank 88 103 73
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -30
Contract jobs requiring a Senior Java Developer 15 7 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 1.11% 0.43% 0.61%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.16% 0.45% 0.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 4 0
Median daily rate £500 £369 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+35.59% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £460 £475 £375
% change year-on-year
-3.15% +26.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.53 - -
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
1298 1556 932
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 95.86% 95.34% 94.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 854 1067 597
Median daily rate £400 £375 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +15.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £270 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £513 £458
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £380 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.63% +8.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 24 46 36
Median hourly rate £15.00 £13.60 £12.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+10.33% +13.29%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.20 £9.50 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £31.00 £31.55 £115.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.33 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-4.78% +5.03%

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 28 September 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 28 September 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 60 (100.00%) Java
2 55 (91.67%) TDD
3 52 (86.67%) Agile Software Development
4 48 (80.00%) Spring
5 30 (50.00%) Git (software)
6 29 (48.33%) RESTful
6 29 (48.33%) HTML
6 29 (48.33%) Microservices
7 28 (46.67%) JavaScript
7 28 (46.67%) Scrum
7 28 (46.67%) SOA
7 28 (46.67%) Continuous Integration
8 27 (45.00%) Hibernate
9 25 (41.67%) CSS
10 24 (40.00%) OO
11 22 (36.67%) Pair Programming
11 22 (36.67%) HTML5
12 21 (35.00%) GitHub
12 21 (35.00%) Open Source
13 20 (33.33%) Scala
13 20 (33.33%) Groovy
13 20 (33.33%) Clojure
13 20 (33.33%) CSS3
13 20 (33.33%) Software Delivery
14 19 (31.67%) Virtual Machines
14 19 (31.67%) Enterprise Software
14 19 (31.67%) Mercurial
14 19 (31.67%) OOP
15 14 (23.33%) Retail
16 12 (20.00%) NoSQL

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 (8.33%) Tomcat
2 3 (5.00%) Jetty
3 2 (3.33%) JBoss
4 1 (1.67%) Apache
4 1 (1.67%) Apache Spark
Cloud Services
1 21 (35.00%) GitHub
2 1 (1.67%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.67%) AWS CloudFormation
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.67%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (20.00%) NoSQL
2 7 (11.67%) MongoDB
3 4 (6.67%) Hazelcast
3 4 (6.67%) MySQL
4 3 (5.00%) Relational Database
5 2 (3.33%) Hadoop
5 2 (3.33%) Redis
5 2 (3.33%) Riak
5 2 (3.33%) SQL Server
6 1 (1.67%) Apache Cassandra
6 1 (1.67%) Neo4j
Development Applications
1 30 (50.00%) Git (software)
2 19 (31.67%) Mercurial
3 11 (18.33%) Maven
4 9 (15.00%) Jenkins
5 8 (13.33%) JIRA
6 7 (11.67%) JUnit
6 7 (11.67%) Mockito
7 4 (6.67%) Hamcrest
8 3 (5.00%) Subversion
9 2 (3.33%) Bitbucket
10 1 (1.67%) Cucumber
10 1 (1.67%) Gradle
General
1 14 (23.33%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 48 (80.00%) Spring
2 29 (48.33%) HTML
2 29 (48.33%) RESTful
3 27 (45.00%) Hibernate
4 25 (41.67%) CSS
5 22 (36.67%) HTML5
6 20 (33.33%) CSS3
7 12 (20.00%) Spring Boot
8 11 (18.33%) REST
9 5 (8.33%) RabbitMQ
10 4 (6.67%) JPA
10 4 (6.67%) XML
11 3 (5.00%) jQuery
12 2 (3.33%) AngularJS
12 2 (3.33%) J2EE
13 1 (1.67%) Dropwizard
13 1 (1.67%) JAX-RS
13 1 (1.67%) Node.js
13 1 (1.67%) Web Services
13 1 (1.67%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 19 (31.67%) Enterprise Software
2 3 (5.00%) Algorithms
3 2 (3.33%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (3.33%) Blog
4 1 (1.67%) Data Structures
4 1 (1.67%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 7 (11.67%) Linux
2 2 (3.33%) Unix
3 1 (1.67%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 55 (91.67%) TDD
2 52 (86.67%) Agile Software Development
3 29 (48.33%) Microservices
4 28 (46.67%) Continuous Integration
4 28 (46.67%) Scrum
4 28 (46.67%) SOA
5 24 (40.00%) OO
6 22 (36.67%) Pair Programming
7 21 (35.00%) Open Source
8 20 (33.33%) Software Delivery
9 19 (31.67%) OOP
10 10 (16.67%) BDD
11 4 (6.67%) Mentoring
12 3 (5.00%) Automated Testing
12 3 (5.00%) Kanban
12 3 (5.00%) Software Engineering
12 3 (5.00%) Unit Testing
13 2 (3.33%) Data Management
13 2 (3.33%) Regression Testing
13 2 (3.33%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 60 (100.00%) Java
2 28 (46.67%) JavaScript
3 20 (33.33%) Clojure
3 20 (33.33%) Groovy
3 20 (33.33%) Scala
4 2 (3.33%) Ruby
4 2 (3.33%) SQL
5 1 (1.67%) F#
5 1 (1.67%) Python
System Software
1 19 (31.67%) Virtual Machines
2 9 (15.00%) Docker
3 1 (1.67%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 10 (16.67%) Puppet
2 2 (3.33%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 10 (16.67%) Oracle
2 2 (3.33%) SaltStack
3 1 (1.67%) SAP
3 1 (1.67%) VMware