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 28 November 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
28 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java Developer
Rank 43 52 56
Rank change year-on-year
+9 +4
Contract jobs requiring a Java Developer 63 46 40
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 3.49% 2.95% 2.38%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.76% 3.16% 2.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 47 29 20
Average daily rate
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£400 £325 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+23.07% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £335 £175 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £460 £450 £341
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £349 £350
% change year-on-year
+14.69% -0.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £35.00 £39.00
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -10.25%
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
1676 1455 1585
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 92.90% 93.45% 94.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 1041 855 823
Average daily rate £350 £325 £335
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% -2.98%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £225 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 69 51 79
Average hourly rate £12.50 £12.00 £14.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+4.16% -14.28%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.50 £8.62 £8.80
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £31.25 £21.50 £34.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £16.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
- -11.11%

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 28 November 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 28 November 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 -4 55 £425 +30.76% 17
Huddersfield - 2 £325 - 1
Pontefract - - - -
Wakefield - - - -
Bradford - - - - 1
Halifax - - - - 1
Java Developer
Yorkshire

Java Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 28 November 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 94 (100.00%) Java
2 49 (52.13%) HTML
3 48 (51.06%) Hibernate
4 45 (47.87%) Agile Software Development
5 32 (34.04%) J2EE
5 32 (34.04%) REST
6 27 (28.72%) Spring
7 26 (27.66%) MongoDB
7 26 (27.66%) UNIX
8 25 (26.60%) HTTP
9 23 (24.47%) Mentoring
10 22 (23.40%) Linux
11 21 (22.34%) Mac OS X
11 21 (22.34%) Neo4j
12 20 (21.28%) JAX-RS
12 20 (21.28%) Oracle
12 20 (21.28%) SQL
13 19 (20.21%) Web Design
13 19 (20.21%) Responsive Web Design
13 19 (20.21%) Web Application Development
14 18 (19.15%) Relational Database
15 17 (18.09%) Configuration Management
15 17 (18.09%) XML
16 16 (17.02%) CSS
17 15 (15.96%) JavaScript
18 14 (14.89%) MVC
18 14 (14.89%) Spring MVC
19 13 (13.83%) jQuery
19 13 (13.83%) JUnit
20 11 (11.70%) Web Services

Java Developer
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 November 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 7 (7.45%) WebSphere
1 7 (7.45%) WebLogic
2 6 (6.38%) Apache
3 5 (5.32%) Tomcat
4 4 (4.26%) JBoss
4 4 (4.26%) Apache ServiceMix
5 3 (3.19%) Oracle Service Bus
5 3 (3.19%) Node.js
6 2 (2.13%) Jetty
6 2 (2.13%) OpenStack
7 1 (1.06%) Apache Solr
7 1 (1.06%) ATG Dynamo
Business Applications
1 4 (4.26%) Oracle Retail
Communications & Networking
1 25 (26.60%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (27.66%) MongoDB
2 21 (22.34%) Neo4j
3 18 (19.15%) Relational Database
4 6 (6.38%) Redis
5 4 (4.26%) PostgreSQL
5 4 (4.26%) NoSQL
6 2 (2.13%) Riak
7 1 (1.06%) Couchbase
7 1 (1.06%) CouchDB
7 1 (1.06%) DB2
Development Applications
1 13 (13.83%) JUnit
2 9 (9.57%) Maven
3 6 (6.38%) Subversion
4 5 (5.32%) Selenium
4 5 (5.32%) Ant
5 4 (4.26%) JMeter
5 4 (4.26%) JIRA
5 4 (4.26%) Jenkins
6 3 (3.19%) DbUnit
6 3 (3.19%) Eclipse
7 2 (2.13%) Hudson
7 2 (2.13%) Gradle
8 1 (1.06%) Jasmine
8 1 (1.06%) Git (software)
8 1 (1.06%) JProfiler
8 1 (1.06%) Cucumber
General
1 4 (4.26%) Retail
2 3 (3.19%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 49 (52.13%) HTML
2 48 (51.06%) Hibernate
3 32 (34.04%) J2EE
3 32 (34.04%) REST
4 27 (28.72%) Spring
5 20 (21.28%) JAX-RS
6 17 (18.09%) XML
7 16 (17.02%) CSS
8 14 (14.89%) Spring MVC
9 13 (13.83%) jQuery
10 11 (11.70%) Web Services
10 11 (11.70%) JPA
11 10 (10.64%) Ajax
12 9 (9.57%) JSP
13 7 (7.45%) JDBC
14 5 (5.32%) Java EE
15 4 (4.26%) XSLT
15 4 (4.26%) RESTful
15 4 (4.26%) Twitter Bootstrap
16 3 (3.19%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 5 (5.32%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (4.26%) Management Information System
3 3 (3.19%) GIS
4 1 (1.06%) Algorithms
4 1 (1.06%) User Experience
4 1 (1.06%) Ontologies
4 1 (1.06%) Chemistry
4 1 (1.06%) Open Source
4 1 (1.06%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 26 (27.66%) UNIX
2 22 (23.40%) Linux
3 21 (22.34%) Mac OS X
4 1 (1.06%) Android
4 1 (1.06%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 45 (47.87%) Agile Software Development
2 23 (24.47%) Mentoring
3 19 (20.21%) Web Design
3 19 (20.21%) Responsive Web Design
3 19 (20.21%) Web Application Development
4 17 (18.09%) Configuration Management
5 14 (14.89%) MVC
6 11 (11.70%) TDD
7 10 (10.64%) Enterprise Architecture
7 10 (10.64%) OO
8 9 (9.57%) E-Commerce
8 9 (9.57%) Unit Testing
8 9 (9.57%) Software Engineering
9 7 (7.45%) Continuous Integration
10 6 (6.38%) BDD
11 4 (4.26%) DSDM
11 4 (4.26%) Scrum
12 3 (3.19%) Low Latency
12 3 (3.19%) Multithreading
12 3 (3.19%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 94 (100.00%) Java
2 20 (21.28%) SQL
3 15 (15.96%) JavaScript
4 5 (5.32%) Bash Shell
5 4 (4.26%) C++
6 3 (3.19%) XQuery
7 2 (2.13%) Python
7 2 (2.13%) PHP
7 2 (2.13%) PL/SQL
7 2 (2.13%) Ruby
8 1 (1.06%) SPARQL
Qualifications
1 7 (7.45%) Security Cleared
2 4 (4.26%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.06%) QA
Systems Management
1 4 (4.26%) Puppet
2 2 (2.13%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 20 (21.28%) Oracle
2 6 (6.38%) hybris
3 5 (5.32%) ATG
4 4 (4.26%) IBM
4 4 (4.26%) Twitter
5 1 (1.06%) Mercator
5 1 (1.06%) BEA
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