The table below looks at the statistics for the Java Developer role in IT contracts advertised for the West Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Java Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 30 July 2015 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
30 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Java Developer
Rank 51 56 64
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +8
Contract jobs requiring a Java Developer 70 42 33
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 3.21% 2.50% 2.16%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.46% 2.66% 2.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 50 19 13
Average daily rate
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£400 £325 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+23.07% +8.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £336 £310 £252
10% offered a daily rate of more than £460 £379 £405
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £350 £375
% change year-on-year
+11.42% -6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 0
Average hourly rate £40.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £41.38 £35.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+18.21% -6.66%
Java Developer
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 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
2026 1577 1443
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 92.89% 93.76% 94.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 1429 996 760
Average daily rate £360 £350 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.85% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £213 £208
10% offered a daily rate of more than £488 £463 £468
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 64 55 65
Average hourly rate £13.18 £13.20 £17.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-0.15% -22.35%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.25 £9.00 £10.13
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £24.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year
- -2.94%

Java Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

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

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 30 July 2015.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Java Developer within the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 30 July 2015. 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
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Leeds +6 60 £400 +23.07% 31
Bradford -7 3 £375 +17.18%
Java Developer
Yorkshire

Java Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 30 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the West Yorkshire region that cited 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 Java Developer in their job title.

1 161 (100.00%) Java
2 108 (67.08%) Agile Software Development
3 77 (47.83%) HTML
4 64 (39.75%) Linux
5 63 (39.13%) MongoDB
6 60 (37.27%) REST
7 57 (35.40%) TDD
8 56 (34.78%) UNIX
9 52 (32.30%) Mac OS X
10 51 (31.68%) Hibernate
11 46 (28.57%) Responsive Web Design
12 45 (27.95%) Web Design
13 44 (27.33%) HTTP
13 44 (27.33%) Relational Database
14 41 (25.47%) Git (software)
15 40 (24.84%) BDD
15 40 (24.84%) JAX-RS
16 39 (24.22%) Spring
17 36 (22.36%) Neo4j
18 30 (18.63%) Subversion
19 28 (17.39%) Configuration Management
20 26 (16.15%) JavaScript
20 26 (16.15%) JUnit
21 25 (15.53%) Oracle
22 24 (14.91%) SQL
22 24 (14.91%) Continuous Integration
22 24 (14.91%) Jenkins
23 23 (14.29%) MVC
24 22 (13.66%) J2EE
25 20 (12.42%) Scrum

Java Developer
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the West Yorkshire region that cited 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 Java Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 9 (5.59%) WebSphere
2 8 (4.97%) Apache
3 7 (4.35%) Tomcat
4 5 (3.11%) JBoss
5 4 (2.48%) Node.js
6 3 (1.86%) Apache Pig
6 3 (1.86%) WebSphere Application Server
7 2 (1.24%) WebLogic
7 2 (1.24%) SAS
7 2 (1.24%) CMS
7 2 (1.24%) GlassFish
7 2 (1.24%) Confluence
8 1 (0.62%) Apache ServiceMix
8 1 (0.62%) IIS
8 1 (0.62%) Oracle Coherence
Applications
1 3 (1.86%) MS Office
1 3 (1.86%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 10 (6.21%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 44 (27.33%) HTTP
2 7 (4.35%) Firewall
3 3 (1.86%) TCP/IP
3 3 (1.86%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 63 (39.13%) MongoDB
2 44 (27.33%) Relational Database
3 36 (22.36%) Neo4j
4 15 (9.32%) NoSQL
5 12 (7.45%) MySQL
6 6 (3.73%) SQL Server
7 3 (1.86%) Hadoop
7 3 (1.86%) Apache Hive
7 3 (1.86%) Oracle Database
8 2 (1.24%) CouchDB
8 2 (1.24%) PostgreSQL
9 1 (0.62%) Pentaho
9 1 (0.62%) DB2
9 1 (0.62%) RDBMS
9 1 (0.62%) Big Data
9 1 (0.62%) Couchbase
9 1 (0.62%) Apache Cassandra
Development Applications
1 41 (25.47%) Git (software)
2 30 (18.63%) Subversion
3 26 (16.15%) JUnit
4 24 (14.91%) Jenkins
5 20 (12.42%) Cucumber
6 16 (9.94%) Maven
7 12 (7.45%) Eclipse
8 10 (6.21%) GitLab
9 9 (5.59%) Mockito
10 3 (1.86%) NetBeans
10 3 (1.86%) Visual Studio
10 3 (1.86%) Ant
11 2 (1.24%) JMeter
11 2 (1.24%) JIRA
12 1 (0.62%) TeamCity
12 1 (0.62%) NUnit
12 1 (0.62%) Hudson
12 1 (0.62%) QUnit
12 1 (0.62%) Jasmine
12 1 (0.62%) Gradle
General
1 8 (4.97%) Finance
2 3 (1.86%) Retail
2 3 (1.86%) Pharmaceutical
3 2 (1.24%) Games
4 1 (0.62%) Banking
4 1 (0.62%) Investment Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 77 (47.83%) HTML
2 60 (37.27%) REST
3 51 (31.68%) Hibernate
4 40 (24.84%) JAX-RS
5 39 (24.22%) Spring
6 22 (13.66%) J2EE
7 17 (10.56%) XML
8 16 (9.94%) Spring MVC
9 15 (9.32%) CSS
10 9 (5.59%) Web Services
10 9 (5.59%) jQuery
11 8 (4.97%) Java EE
11 8 (4.97%) JSP
12 7 (4.35%) RESTful
13 6 (3.73%) JSON
13 6 (3.73%) Struts
14 5 (3.11%) HTML5
14 5 (3.11%) Symfony
14 5 (3.11%) CSS3
15 4 (2.48%) Play Framework
Miscellaneous
1 9 (5.59%) EPoS
2 4 (2.48%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (1.24%) Algorithms
3 2 (1.24%) W3C
3 2 (1.24%) Computer Science
3 2 (1.24%) Visualisation
4 1 (0.62%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (0.62%) User Experience
4 1 (0.62%) Blog
4 1 (0.62%) Smartcard
4 1 (0.62%) PKI
4 1 (0.62%) Interest Rate Derivative
4 1 (0.62%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 64 (39.75%) Linux
2 56 (34.78%) UNIX
3 52 (32.30%) Mac OS X
4 4 (2.48%) Windows
5 1 (0.62%) CentOS
5 1 (0.62%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (0.62%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 108 (67.08%) Agile Software Development
2 57 (35.40%) TDD
3 46 (28.57%) Responsive Web Design
4 45 (27.95%) Web Design
5 40 (24.84%) BDD
6 28 (17.39%) Configuration Management
7 24 (14.91%) Continuous Integration
8 23 (14.29%) MVC
9 20 (12.42%) Scrum
9 20 (12.42%) Software Engineering
10 19 (11.80%) Web Development
11 15 (9.32%) OO
12 14 (8.70%) Multithreading
13 12 (7.45%) Microservices
14 10 (6.21%) Mentoring
14 10 (6.21%) Concurrent Programming
15 9 (5.59%) OOD
16 8 (4.97%) E-Commerce
16 8 (4.97%) Kanban
17 7 (4.35%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 161 (100.00%) Java
2 26 (16.15%) JavaScript
3 24 (14.91%) SQL
4 17 (10.56%) C++
5 12 (7.45%) C
6 11 (6.83%) Scala
7 7 (4.35%) Groovy
7 7 (4.35%) PHP
7 7 (4.35%) Python
8 4 (2.48%) Perl
9 3 (1.86%) PHP5
10 2 (1.24%) R
10 2 (1.24%) Ruby
11 1 (0.62%) XPath
11 1 (0.62%) C#
11 1 (0.62%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 15 (9.32%) Security Cleared
2 8 (4.97%) SC Cleared
3 4 (2.48%) BC Cleared
3 4 (2.48%) DV Cleared
4 1 (0.62%) Degree
System Software
1 3 (1.86%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 10 (6.21%) Opscode Chef
2 6 (3.73%) Puppet
2 6 (3.73%) Ansible
3 1 (0.62%) Nagios
3 1 (0.62%) OpenIDM
Vendors
1 25 (15.53%) Oracle
2 4 (2.48%) IBM
3 3 (1.86%) Lotus
3 3 (1.86%) VMware
4 2 (1.24%) Atlassian
4 2 (1.24%) Splunk
5 1 (0.62%) Red Hat
5 1 (0.62%) OpenText
5 1 (0.62%) Microsoft
5 1 (0.62%) Vignette
5 1 (0.62%) Cisco
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