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 16 September 2014 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
16 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java Developer
Rank 68 54 45
Rank change year-on-year
-14 -9
Contract jobs requiring a Java Developer 24 39 81
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 1.45% 2.58% 4.22%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.56% 2.75% 4.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 19 29
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£375 £325 £313
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.38% +4.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £395 £388 £354
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £34.00 £35.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year
-2.85% -12.50%
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
1543 1418 1837
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 93.06% 93.85% 95.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 940 753 996
Average daily rate £345 £330 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.54% +1.53%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £215 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £473 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £358 £350 £342
% change year-on-year
+2.14% +2.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 72 69 78
Average hourly rate £13.50 £19.50 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-30.76% +30.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £10.13 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £26.00 £45.00 £30.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year
- -8.33%

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 16 September 2014.

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 16 September 2014. 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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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 14 £375 +25.00% 13
Bradford -4 2 - - 1
Halifax - - - - 2
Wakefield - - - - 1
Java Developer
Yorkshire

Java Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, 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.

1 112 (100.00%) Java
2 59 (52.68%) Spring
3 57 (50.89%) J2EE
4 54 (48.21%) Hibernate
5 42 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
6 39 (34.82%) XML
7 35 (31.25%) Maven
8 32 (28.57%) Oracle
9 31 (27.68%) SQL
9 31 (27.68%) jQuery
10 29 (25.89%) HTML
11 26 (23.21%) JavaScript
12 21 (18.75%) REST
13 20 (17.86%) JUnit
14 19 (16.96%) Web Services
14 19 (16.96%) MVC
15 18 (16.07%) JSP
15 18 (16.07%) Spring MVC
16 17 (15.18%) JPA
16 17 (15.18%) CSS
17 16 (14.29%) WebLogic
17 16 (14.29%) OO
18 15 (13.39%) JMS
18 15 (13.39%) Subversion
19 14 (12.50%) Ajax
20 13 (11.61%) Java EE
20 13 (11.61%) Software Engineering
20 13 (11.61%) Tomcat
20 13 (11.61%) SOAP
21 12 (10.71%) Struts

Java Developer
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, 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 16 (14.29%) WebLogic
2 13 (11.61%) Tomcat
3 6 (5.36%) IIS
3 6 (5.36%) Apache
3 6 (5.36%) Oracle Service Bus
4 5 (4.46%) Apache ServiceMix
5 3 (2.68%) WebSphere
6 2 (1.79%) Jetty
7 1 (0.89%) Apache Solr
7 1 (0.89%) AquaLogic Service Bus
7 1 (0.89%) Node.js
7 1 (0.89%) TIBCO EMS
7 1 (0.89%) CMS
7 1 (0.89%) Oracle Application Server
7 1 (0.89%) AquaLogic
Business Applications
1 4 (3.57%) Oracle Retail
2 1 (0.89%) Magento
Communications & Networking
1 7 (6.25%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (7.14%) SQL Server
2 6 (5.36%) Relational Database
3 4 (3.57%) NoSQL
3 4 (3.57%) Redis
3 4 (3.57%) PostgreSQL
4 3 (2.68%) RDBMS
4 3 (2.68%) Oracle Database
5 2 (1.79%) Couchbase
5 2 (1.79%) MySQL
5 2 (1.79%) QlikView
5 2 (1.79%) CouchDB
6 1 (0.89%) MongoDB
6 1 (0.89%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (0.89%) Oracle Reports
6 1 (0.89%) Riak
6 1 (0.89%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 35 (31.25%) Maven
2 20 (17.86%) JUnit
3 15 (13.39%) Subversion
4 9 (8.04%) Git (software)
5 6 (5.36%) DbUnit
6 5 (4.46%) Eclipse
7 4 (3.57%) JIRA
7 4 (3.57%) Selenium
7 4 (3.57%) Hudson
8 3 (2.68%) Ant
8 3 (2.68%) NUnit
9 2 (1.79%) JMeter
9 2 (1.79%) Xcode
10 1 (0.89%) Oracle Forms
10 1 (0.89%) Jenkins
10 1 (0.89%) Cucumber
General
1 10 (8.93%) Finance
2 4 (3.57%) Telecoms
2 4 (3.57%) Retail
3 2 (1.79%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 59 (52.68%) Spring
2 57 (50.89%) J2EE
3 54 (48.21%) Hibernate
4 39 (34.82%) XML
5 31 (27.68%) jQuery
6 29 (25.89%) HTML
7 21 (18.75%) REST
8 19 (16.96%) Web Services
9 18 (16.07%) JSP
9 18 (16.07%) Spring MVC
10 17 (15.18%) JPA
10 17 (15.18%) CSS
11 15 (13.39%) JMS
12 14 (12.50%) Ajax
13 13 (11.61%) Java EE
13 13 (11.61%) SOAP
14 12 (10.71%) Struts
14 12 (10.71%) HTML5
15 11 (9.82%) JDBC
16 10 (8.93%) Apache Camel
Miscellaneous
1 5 (4.46%) Enterprise Software
1 5 (4.46%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (3.57%) Management Information System
3 3 (2.68%) Open Source
4 2 (1.79%) Mobile App
4 2 (1.79%) GIS
5 1 (0.89%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 11 (9.82%) Linux
2 6 (5.36%) UNIX
3 3 (2.68%) Windows
3 3 (2.68%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (16.96%) MVC
3 16 (14.29%) OO
4 13 (11.61%) Software Engineering
5 12 (10.71%) TDD
5 12 (10.71%) Unit Testing
6 7 (6.25%) E-Commerce
6 7 (6.25%) OOD
7 6 (5.36%) Business Intelligence
7 6 (5.36%) Scrum
8 5 (4.46%) Technical Architecture
8 5 (4.46%) BDD
8 5 (4.46%) Web Application Development
9 4 (3.57%) Refactoring
9 4 (3.57%) DSDM
9 4 (3.57%) OOP
10 3 (2.68%) Configuration Management
10 3 (2.68%) SOA
10 3 (2.68%) User Stories
10 3 (2.68%) Low Latency
Programming Languages
1 112 (100.00%) Java
2 31 (27.68%) SQL
3 26 (23.21%) JavaScript
4 11 (9.82%) PL/SQL
5 5 (4.46%) C++
5 5 (4.46%) Bash Shell
6 3 (2.68%) XQuery
7 2 (1.79%) Objective-C
7 2 (1.79%) Python
8 1 (0.89%) Scala
Qualifications
1 8 (7.14%) Security Cleared
2 6 (5.36%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.89%) QA
Systems Management
1 3 (2.68%) Puppet
2 1 (0.89%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 32 (28.57%) Oracle
2 5 (4.46%) Perforce
3 4 (3.57%) Twitter
4 2 (1.79%) JBoss
5 1 (0.89%) IBM
5 1 (0.89%) Microsoft
5 1 (0.89%) TIBCO
5 1 (0.89%) ATG
5 1 (0.89%) hybris
5 1 (0.89%) Business Objects
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