The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the West Yorkshire region that had Java Developer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 20 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
20 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Java Developer
Yorkshire / West Yorkshire
Rank 34 34 35
Rank change year-on-year
0 +1
Contract jobs requiring a Java Developer 73 92 84
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 5.04% 4.69% 4.86%
As % of the Job Titles category 5.27% 4.92% 5.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 41 55 70
Median daily rate £413 £450 £380
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.33% +18.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £350 £315
10% offered a daily rate of more than £480 £500 £460
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £376
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.52%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.25 £44.38 £41.88
% change year-on-year
-16.05% +5.97%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the West Yorkshire 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
West Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1385 1869 1644
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 95.58% 95.31% 95.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 896 1231 1124
Median daily rate £388 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.33% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £530 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 55 62 65
Median hourly rate £13.00 £15.50 £12.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-16.12% +24.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £9.50 £9.50
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%

Java Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

The demand trend of IT contracts across the West Yorkshire region that featured Java Developer in the job title.

Java Developer Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

Java Developer
Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Java Developer across the West Yorkshire region.

Java Developer Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

Java Developer
Daily Rate Histogram in West Yorkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Java Developer across the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 20 January 2017.

Java Developer Daily Rate Histogram in West Yorkshire

Java Developer
Hourly Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Java Developer across the West Yorkshire region.

Java Developer Hourly Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

Java Developer
Contract Job Locations in West Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Java Developer within the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 20 January 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Leeds 0 69 £419 -6.94% 32
Bradford +14 4 £350 -22.22% 1
Java Developer
Yorkshire

Java Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 20 January 2017, 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 West Yorkshire region featuring Java Developer in the job title.

1 192 (100.00%) Java
2 150 (78.13%) Agile Software Development
3 84 (43.75%) Spring
4 68 (35.42%) TDD
5 66 (34.38%) JavaScript
6 58 (30.21%) Scrum
7 56 (29.17%) Git (software)
8 52 (27.08%) Jenkins
9 50 (26.04%) Hibernate
10 47 (24.48%) HTML
11 42 (21.88%) RESTful
12 41 (21.35%) JUnit
13 40 (20.83%) Scala
14 38 (19.79%) REST
15 36 (18.75%) Continuous Integration
16 35 (18.23%) BDD
17 34 (17.71%) NoSQL
17 34 (17.71%) OO
18 31 (16.15%) SQL
18 31 (16.15%) AngularJS
19 30 (15.63%) MongoDB
19 30 (15.63%) CSS
19 30 (15.63%) Maven
20 28 (14.58%) Microservices
21 27 (14.06%) Oracle
22 25 (13.02%) Linux
22 25 (13.02%) Software Engineering
22 25 (13.02%) Open Source
23 23 (11.98%) Kanban
24 21 (10.94%) Python

Java Developer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire 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 15 (7.81%) Confluence
2 8 (4.17%) Apache
3 6 (3.13%) Tomcat
4 4 (2.08%) Jetty
4 4 (2.08%) WebSphere
5 3 (1.56%) Cloud Foundry
5 3 (1.56%) JBoss
5 3 (1.56%) WebSphere Application Server
6 2 (1.04%) Mule
6 2 (1.04%) WebLogic
7 1 (0.52%) Apache Spark
7 1 (0.52%) CMS
7 1 (0.52%) Elasticsearch
7 1 (0.52%) GlassFish
7 1 (0.52%) Mule ESB
7 1 (0.52%) OpenStack
7 1 (0.52%) WebLogic Integration
7 1 (0.52%) WebLogic Portal
7 1 (0.52%) WebSphere Process Server
Business Applications
1 1 (0.52%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 8 (4.17%) GitHub
2 4 (2.08%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (1.04%) Google Cloud Platform
3 2 (1.04%) IaaS
3 2 (1.04%) Sumo Logic
4 1 (0.52%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (0.52%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 12 (6.25%) HTTP
2 1 (0.52%) DNS
2 1 (0.52%) Internet
2 1 (0.52%) Kerberos
Database & Business Intelligence
1 34 (17.71%) NoSQL
2 30 (15.63%) MongoDB
3 17 (8.85%) PostgreSQL
3 17 (8.85%) Relational Database
4 15 (7.81%) Apache Cassandra
4 15 (7.81%) MySQL
5 6 (3.13%) Hadoop
6 5 (2.60%) Redis
7 4 (2.08%) Riak
8 3 (1.56%) Big Data
8 3 (1.56%) SQL Server
9 2 (1.04%) Amazon DynamoDB
9 2 (1.04%) Oracle Database
9 2 (1.04%) RDBMS
10 1 (0.52%) CouchDB
10 1 (0.52%) HBase
10 1 (0.52%) Neo4j
10 1 (0.52%) Oracle Database 10g
10 1 (0.52%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 56 (29.17%) Git (software)
2 52 (27.08%) Jenkins
3 41 (21.35%) JUnit
4 30 (15.63%) Maven
5 18 (9.38%) Subversion
6 17 (8.85%) JIRA
7 13 (6.77%) Jasmine
8 12 (6.25%) Selenium
9 11 (5.73%) Mercurial
10 10 (5.21%) JMeter
11 9 (4.69%) Mockito
12 7 (3.65%) Cucumber
13 5 (2.60%) Gradle
13 5 (2.60%) Grunt
13 5 (2.60%) IntelliJ
14 4 (2.08%) DbUnit
14 4 (2.08%) Eclipse
14 4 (2.08%) jMock
14 4 (2.08%) SonarQube
14 4 (2.08%) Vagrant
General
1 6 (3.13%) Finance
1 6 (3.13%) Retail
2 1 (0.52%) Advertising
2 1 (0.52%) Automotive
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 84 (43.75%) Spring
2 50 (26.04%) Hibernate
3 47 (24.48%) HTML
4 42 (21.88%) RESTful
5 38 (19.79%) REST
6 31 (16.15%) AngularJS
7 30 (15.63%) CSS
8 21 (10.94%) J2EE
9 20 (10.42%) Node.js
10 19 (9.90%) HTML5
11 18 (9.38%) CSS3
12 17 (8.85%) Web Services
13 14 (7.29%) SOAP
14 12 (6.25%) RabbitMQ
15 11 (5.73%) JSON
15 11 (5.73%) Spring MVC
16 10 (5.21%) Play Framework
16 10 (5.21%) XML
17 8 (4.17%) JSP
17 8 (4.17%) Spring Boot
Miscellaneous
1 18 (9.38%) Analytical Skills
2 14 (7.29%) Enterprise Software
3 9 (4.69%) Algorithms
4 5 (2.60%) Data Structures
5 3 (1.56%) e-Learning
5 3 (1.56%) User Experience
6 2 (1.04%) Learning Management System
6 2 (1.04%) Management Information System
6 2 (1.04%) Mobile App
6 2 (1.04%) Visualisation
7 1 (0.52%) DataPower
7 1 (0.52%) Inversion of Control
7 1 (0.52%) NHS
7 1 (0.52%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 25 (13.02%) Linux
2 9 (4.69%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 8 (4.17%) Unix
4 4 (2.08%) Mac OS X
5 2 (1.04%) Windows
6 1 (0.52%) Android
6 1 (0.52%) CoreOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 150 (78.13%) Agile Software Development
2 68 (35.42%) TDD
3 58 (30.21%) Scrum
4 36 (18.75%) Continuous Integration
5 35 (18.23%) BDD
6 34 (17.71%) OO
7 28 (14.58%) Microservices
8 25 (13.02%) Open Source
8 25 (13.02%) Software Engineering
9 23 (11.98%) Kanban
10 15 (7.81%) MVC
11 14 (7.29%) Pair Programming
12 12 (6.25%) Automated Testing
13 11 (5.73%) Configuration Management
13 11 (5.73%) SOA
14 10 (5.21%) Responsive Web Design
15 9 (4.69%) Web Design
16 8 (4.17%) E-Commerce
16 8 (4.17%) Unit Testing
16 8 (4.17%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 192 (100.00%) Java
2 66 (34.38%) JavaScript
3 40 (20.83%) Scala
4 31 (16.15%) SQL
5 21 (10.94%) Python
6 17 (8.85%) Ruby
7 15 (7.81%) Groovy
8 8 (4.17%) C#
8 8 (4.17%) Clojure
9 5 (2.60%) PHP
10 4 (2.08%) Go
11 2 (1.04%) Bash Shell
11 2 (1.04%) C++
11 2 (1.04%) Korn
11 2 (1.04%) PL/SQL
11 2 (1.04%) Shell Script
12 1 (0.52%) ECMAScript
12 1 (0.52%) ES6
12 1 (0.52%) F#
12 1 (0.52%) XPath
Qualifications
1 7 (3.65%) Security Cleared
2 4 (2.08%) BPSS Clearance
3 3 (1.56%) Degree
4 1 (0.52%) BC Cleared
4 1 (0.52%) CTC Cleared
4 1 (0.52%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.04%) FATCA
2 1 (0.52%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (0.52%) QA
System Software
1 11 (5.73%) Docker
2 6 (3.13%) Virtual Machines
3 2 (1.04%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (0.52%) HDFS
4 1 (0.52%) VirtualBox
4 1 (0.52%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 13 (6.77%) Puppet
2 6 (3.13%) Oracle Identity Management
2 6 (3.13%) Oracle Identity Manager
3 5 (2.60%) Ansible
4 3 (1.56%) Opscode Chef
5 2 (1.04%) Nagios
5 2 (1.04%) Salt
5 2 (1.04%) ZABBIX
6 1 (0.52%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 27 (14.06%) Oracle
2 9 (4.69%) Red Hat
3 8 (4.17%) Google
4 4 (2.08%) IBM
5 3 (1.56%) Splunk
6 2 (1.04%) MuleSoft
6 2 (1.04%) New Relic
6 2 (1.04%) Rackspace
6 2 (1.04%) SaltStack
6 2 (1.04%) Solace
6 2 (1.04%) VMware
7 1 (0.52%) Kony
7 1 (0.52%) Zend
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