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 7 December 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
7 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Java Developer
Rank 27 25 42
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +17
Contract jobs requiring a Java Developer 81 135 71
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 5.32% 6.16% 3.98%
As % of the Job Titles category 5.57% 6.54% 4.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 51 90 53
Median daily rate £438 £450 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.77% +12.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £340 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £527 £460
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.25 £43.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
-13.37% +14.66%
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
1453 2064 1685
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 95.40% 94.25% 94.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 950 1352 1058
Median daily rate £400 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £227 £260 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £525 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 55 87 73
Median hourly rate £14.50 £15.00 £12.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.33% +20.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.05 £9.43 £9.42
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £31.00 £35.00 £32.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £15.85
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +7.25%

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 7 December 2016.

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 7 December 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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 -4 72 £450 - 30
Bradford +19 5 £350 -22.22% 2
Java Developer
Yorkshire

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

For the 6 months to 7 December 2016, 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.

1 225 (100.00%) Java
2 166 (73.78%) Agile Software Development
3 97 (43.11%) Spring
4 92 (40.89%) TDD
5 75 (33.33%) JavaScript
6 62 (27.56%) Scrum
7 60 (26.67%) Hibernate
8 59 (26.22%) Jenkins
9 55 (24.44%) Scala
10 51 (22.67%) Git (software)
11 48 (21.33%) HTML
12 46 (20.44%) Continuous Integration
13 45 (20.00%) RESTful
14 42 (18.67%) JUnit
15 41 (18.22%) NoSQL
16 40 (17.78%) SQL
17 39 (17.33%) BDD
18 38 (16.89%) MongoDB
18 38 (16.89%) CSS
19 37 (16.44%) AngularJS
20 34 (15.11%) REST
21 33 (14.67%) OO
21 33 (14.67%) Analytical Skills
22 32 (14.22%) Open Source
23 31 (13.78%) Microservices
24 29 (12.89%) Oracle
24 29 (12.89%) Pair Programming
24 29 (12.89%) Maven
25 26 (11.56%) J2EE
25 26 (11.56%) Linux

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 11 (4.89%) Confluence
2 8 (3.56%) Apache Spark
3 7 (3.11%) WebSphere
4 6 (2.67%) Tomcat
5 5 (2.22%) Apache
6 4 (1.78%) Jetty
6 4 (1.78%) WebSphere Application Server
7 3 (1.33%) Elasticsearch
7 3 (1.33%) JBoss
7 3 (1.33%) WebLogic
8 2 (0.89%) Mule ESB
8 2 (0.89%) nginx
9 1 (0.44%) CMS
9 1 (0.44%) GlassFish
9 1 (0.44%) Mule
9 1 (0.44%) WebLogic Integration
9 1 (0.44%) WebLogic Portal
9 1 (0.44%) WebSphere Process Server
Business Applications
1 1 (0.44%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 15 (6.67%) GitHub
2 3 (1.33%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (0.89%) IaaS
3 2 (0.89%) PaaS
4 1 (0.44%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 11 (4.89%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 41 (18.22%) NoSQL
2 38 (16.89%) MongoDB
3 19 (8.44%) Relational Database
4 17 (7.56%) MySQL
4 17 (7.56%) PostgreSQL
5 16 (7.11%) Apache Cassandra
6 12 (5.33%) Hadoop
7 8 (3.56%) Redis
8 5 (2.22%) SQL Server
9 4 (1.78%) Big Data
10 3 (1.33%) CouchDB
10 3 (1.33%) Oracle Database
10 3 (1.33%) RDBMS
11 2 (0.89%) Amazon DynamoDB
11 2 (0.89%) Riak
12 1 (0.44%) DataStage
12 1 (0.44%) Neo4j
12 1 (0.44%) Oracle Database 10g
12 1 (0.44%) Oracle Database 11g
12 1 (0.44%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 59 (26.22%) Jenkins
2 51 (22.67%) Git (software)
3 42 (18.67%) JUnit
4 29 (12.89%) Maven
5 16 (7.11%) JIRA
6 14 (6.22%) Subversion
7 13 (5.78%) Jasmine
8 12 (5.33%) Mercurial
9 11 (4.89%) Selenium
10 8 (3.56%) Cucumber
10 8 (3.56%) Mockito
11 7 (3.11%) IntelliJ
11 7 (3.11%) JMeter
11 7 (3.11%) TestNG
12 4 (1.78%) Eclipse
12 4 (1.78%) Gradle
13 3 (1.33%) Ant
13 3 (1.33%) Grunt
13 3 (1.33%) TeamCity
13 3 (1.33%) WebDriver
General
1 10 (4.44%) Finance
2 5 (2.22%) Retail
3 4 (1.78%) Banking
3 4 (1.78%) Games
4 1 (0.44%) Advertising
4 1 (0.44%) Automotive
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 97 (43.11%) Spring
2 60 (26.67%) Hibernate
3 48 (21.33%) HTML
4 45 (20.00%) RESTful
5 38 (16.89%) CSS
6 37 (16.44%) AngularJS
7 34 (15.11%) REST
8 26 (11.56%) J2EE
8 26 (11.56%) RabbitMQ
9 25 (11.11%) Node.js
10 24 (10.67%) HTML5
11 22 (9.78%) CSS3
12 16 (7.11%) JSP
13 15 (6.67%) JSON
13 15 (6.67%) Web Services
14 13 (5.78%) Play Framework
15 12 (5.33%) Spring MVC
16 11 (4.89%) Grails
17 10 (4.44%) Java EE
17 10 (4.44%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 33 (14.67%) Analytical Skills
2 17 (7.56%) Enterprise Software
3 5 (2.22%) Algorithms
4 4 (1.78%) Statistics
5 3 (1.33%) e-Learning
5 3 (1.33%) Mainframe
5 3 (1.33%) Management Information System
5 3 (1.33%) Mobile App
6 2 (0.89%) Data Integration
6 2 (0.89%) Data Structures
6 2 (0.89%) Learning Management System
6 2 (0.89%) User Experience
6 2 (0.89%) Visualisation
7 1 (0.44%) Computer Science
7 1 (0.44%) DataPower
7 1 (0.44%) Inversion of Control
7 1 (0.44%) NHS
7 1 (0.44%) Streaming Video
Operating Systems
1 26 (11.56%) Linux
2 13 (5.78%) Unix
3 9 (4.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 4 (1.78%) Mac OS X
4 4 (1.78%) Windows
5 2 (0.89%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 166 (73.78%) Agile Software Development
2 92 (40.89%) TDD
3 62 (27.56%) Scrum
4 46 (20.44%) Continuous Integration
5 39 (17.33%) BDD
6 33 (14.67%) OO
7 32 (14.22%) Open Source
8 31 (13.78%) Microservices
9 29 (12.89%) Pair Programming
10 25 (11.11%) Software Engineering
11 24 (10.67%) Kanban
12 19 (8.44%) MVC
13 15 (6.67%) SOA
14 12 (5.33%) High Availability
14 12 (5.33%) Software Delivery
15 11 (4.89%) OOP
16 10 (4.44%) Automated Testing
16 10 (4.44%) Configuration Management
16 10 (4.44%) Responsive Web Design
16 10 (4.44%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 225 (100.00%) Java
2 75 (33.33%) JavaScript
3 55 (24.44%) Scala
4 40 (17.78%) SQL
5 23 (10.22%) Groovy
6 18 (8.00%) Python
7 15 (6.67%) Clojure
7 15 (6.67%) Ruby
8 7 (3.11%) PHP
9 6 (2.67%) C#
10 3 (1.33%) Shell Script
11 2 (0.89%) ECMAScript
11 2 (0.89%) ES6
11 2 (0.89%) Korn
11 2 (0.89%) PL/SQL
12 1 (0.44%) Bash Shell
12 1 (0.44%) F#
12 1 (0.44%) TypeScript
12 1 (0.44%) XPath
Qualifications
1 5 (2.22%) BPSS Clearance
1 5 (2.22%) Security Cleared
2 3 (1.33%) Degree
3 1 (0.44%) BC Cleared
3 1 (0.44%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (0.89%) Disclosure Scotland
1 2 (0.89%) FATCA
System Software
1 11 (4.89%) Virtual Machines
2 7 (3.11%) Docker
3 2 (0.89%) Apache Flume
Systems Management
1 12 (5.33%) Puppet
2 10 (4.44%) Oracle Identity Management
2 10 (4.44%) Oracle Identity Manager
3 2 (0.89%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (0.44%) Ansible
4 1 (0.44%) Grafana
4 1 (0.44%) Kibana
4 1 (0.44%) logstash
Vendors
1 29 (12.89%) Oracle
2 9 (4.00%) Red Hat
3 6 (2.67%) Google
4 3 (1.33%) MuleSoft
5 2 (0.89%) Cloudera
5 2 (0.89%) Solace
5 2 (0.89%) Splunk
6 1 (0.44%) AppDynamics
6 1 (0.44%) IBM
6 1 (0.44%) Kony
6 1 (0.44%) Perforce
6 1 (0.44%) Sun
6 1 (0.44%) Sybase
6 1 (0.44%) Zend
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