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 August 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
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Java Developer
Rank 42 65 62
Rank change year-on-year
+23 -3
Contract jobs requiring a Java Developer 87 31 39
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 3.84% 1.85% 2.53%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.09% 1.98% 2.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 65 13 17
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 £343 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £460 £395 £386
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £350 £373
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -6.04%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £40.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £42.00 £34.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+23.52% -2.85%
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
2127 1566 1460
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 93.82% 93.66% 94.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 1465 955 776
Average daily rate £363 £340 £330
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.61% +3.03%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £213 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £465 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 84 70 74
Average hourly rate £13.00 £13.20 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-1.51% -24.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.43 £9.00 £10.13
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.04 £28.40 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £16.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+3.03% -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 28 August 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 28 August 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 +30 82 £405 +26.56% 32
Java Developer
Yorkshire

Java Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 28 August 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.

1 160 (100.00%) Java
2 110 (68.75%) Agile Software Development
3 72 (45.00%) HTML
4 70 (43.75%) TDD
5 59 (36.88%) MongoDB
6 53 (33.13%) Linux
7 47 (29.38%) Git (software)
8 46 (28.75%) REST
9 45 (28.13%) BDD
10 44 (27.50%) Spring
11 43 (26.88%) UNIX
12 42 (26.25%) Mac OS X
13 39 (24.38%) Hibernate
14 38 (23.75%) JavaScript
15 33 (20.63%) HTTP
15 33 (20.63%) Responsive Web Design
15 33 (20.63%) Relational Database
16 32 (20.00%) Web Design
17 30 (18.75%) Oracle
18 29 (18.13%) SQL
18 29 (18.13%) JUnit
18 29 (18.13%) Subversion
18 29 (18.13%) Jenkins
19 28 (17.50%) JAX-RS
20 27 (16.88%) MVC
21 26 (16.25%) CSS
21 26 (16.25%) Cucumber
22 25 (15.63%) Neo4j
23 23 (14.38%) Security Cleared
24 22 (13.75%) Spring MVC

Java Developer
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 12 (7.50%) Node.js
2 8 (5.00%) WebSphere
3 5 (3.13%) JBoss
3 5 (3.13%) Tomcat
4 4 (2.50%) SharePoint
4 4 (2.50%) Apache
5 3 (1.88%) Apache Pig
6 2 (1.25%) GlassFish
6 2 (1.25%) Confluence
6 2 (1.25%) WebSphere Application Server
6 2 (1.25%) WebLogic
6 2 (1.25%) IIS
6 2 (1.25%) SAS
7 1 (0.63%) CMS
7 1 (0.63%) Oracle Coherence
Applications
1 5 (3.13%) MS Visio
2 4 (2.50%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 15 (9.38%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 33 (20.63%) HTTP
2 6 (3.75%) Firewall
3 4 (2.50%) TCP/IP
3 4 (2.50%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 59 (36.88%) MongoDB
2 33 (20.63%) Relational Database
3 25 (15.63%) Neo4j
4 15 (9.38%) NoSQL
5 13 (8.13%) MySQL
6 11 (6.88%) SQL Server
7 4 (2.50%) SQL Server 2008
8 3 (1.88%) Hadoop
8 3 (1.88%) Apache Hive
8 3 (1.88%) Oracle Database
9 2 (1.25%) CouchDB
9 2 (1.25%) DB2
9 2 (1.25%) RDBMS
10 1 (0.63%) Apache Cassandra
10 1 (0.63%) Big Data
10 1 (0.63%) Couchbase
Development Applications
1 47 (29.38%) Git (software)
2 29 (18.13%) JUnit
2 29 (18.13%) Subversion
2 29 (18.13%) Jenkins
3 26 (16.25%) Cucumber
4 19 (11.88%) Maven
5 15 (9.38%) GitLab
6 12 (7.50%) Eclipse
6 12 (7.50%) Mockito
7 5 (3.13%) JIRA
8 4 (2.50%) Visual Studio
8 4 (2.50%) Ant
9 3 (1.88%) NetBeans
10 2 (1.25%) Gradle
11 1 (0.63%) NUnit
11 1 (0.63%) Hudson
11 1 (0.63%) Rational Rhapsody
11 1 (0.63%) Jasmine
11 1 (0.63%) JMeter
11 1 (0.63%) TeamCity
General
1 10 (6.25%) Finance
2 4 (2.50%) Retail
3 3 (1.88%) Pharmaceutical
4 2 (1.25%) Games
5 1 (0.63%) Banking
5 1 (0.63%) Investment Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 72 (45.00%) HTML
2 46 (28.75%) REST
3 44 (27.50%) Spring
4 39 (24.38%) Hibernate
5 28 (17.50%) JAX-RS
6 26 (16.25%) CSS
7 22 (13.75%) Spring MVC
8 20 (12.50%) J2EE
9 16 (10.00%) Java EE
9 16 (10.00%) RESTful
10 15 (9.38%) JSP
10 15 (9.38%) XML
11 12 (7.50%) jQuery
12 11 (6.88%) Web Services
13 10 (6.25%) XHTML
13 10 (6.25%) Servlets
13 10 (6.25%) HTML5
14 5 (3.13%) RabbitMQ
14 5 (3.13%) CSS3
14 5 (3.13%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 11 (6.88%) EPoS
2 6 (3.75%) Enterprise Software
2 6 (3.75%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (1.25%) Algorithms
3 2 (1.25%) Visualisation
3 2 (1.25%) W3C
4 1 (0.63%) Interest Rate Derivative
4 1 (0.63%) Computer Science
4 1 (0.63%) Blog
4 1 (0.63%) Mobile App
4 1 (0.63%) User Experience
4 1 (0.63%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 53 (33.13%) Linux
2 43 (26.88%) UNIX
3 42 (26.25%) Mac OS X
4 6 (3.75%) Windows
5 4 (2.50%) Mac OS
6 1 (0.63%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 110 (68.75%) Agile Software Development
2 70 (43.75%) TDD
3 45 (28.13%) BDD
4 33 (20.63%) Responsive Web Design
5 32 (20.00%) Web Design
6 27 (16.88%) MVC
7 20 (12.50%) Web Development
8 19 (11.88%) Continuous Integration
8 19 (11.88%) Configuration Management
9 18 (11.25%) Microservices
10 15 (9.38%) OO
10 15 (9.38%) Multithreading
10 15 (9.38%) Software Engineering
11 11 (6.88%) Scrum
12 10 (6.25%) OOD
12 10 (6.25%) Concurrent Programming
13 9 (5.63%) Mentoring
13 9 (5.63%) Pair Programming
14 8 (5.00%) API Design
15 7 (4.38%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 160 (100.00%) Java
2 38 (23.75%) JavaScript
3 29 (18.13%) SQL
4 20 (12.50%) C++
5 15 (9.38%) C
6 11 (6.88%) Scala
7 8 (5.00%) Groovy
8 6 (3.75%) Python
9 5 (3.13%) C#
9 5 (3.13%) VB
10 4 (2.50%) Perl
10 4 (2.50%) PowerShell
10 4 (2.50%) FQL
11 3 (1.88%) Ruby
12 2 (1.25%) R
13 1 (0.63%) XPath
13 1 (0.63%) Shell Script
13 1 (0.63%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 23 (14.38%) Security Cleared
2 13 (8.13%) SC Cleared
3 6 (3.75%) BC Cleared
3 6 (3.75%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.63%) HL7
System Software
1 4 (2.50%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 10 (6.25%) Opscode Chef
2 6 (3.75%) Ansible
2 6 (3.75%) Puppet
Vendors
1 30 (18.75%) Oracle
2 4 (2.50%) Lotus
2 4 (2.50%) VMware
3 3 (1.88%) IBM
4 2 (1.25%) Atlassian
5 1 (0.63%) Microsoft
Pudsey, West Yorkshire
Hays Finance Technology
Rate: £480.00 - £510.00 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Rate: £350 - £425 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds
Huxley Banking & Financial Services
Rate: competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
Pudsey
Real Staffing
Rate: £450 - £510 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
E-synergy Solutions
Rate: £200 - £400 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds
Arrows Group
Rate: £400.00 - £450.00 per day
Posted: 26 days ago