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 3 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
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Java Developer
Rank 69 38 64
Rank change year-on-year
-31 +26
Contract jobs requiring a Java Developer 50 69 38
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 2.36% 4.08% 2.63%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.55% 4.37% 2.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 29 32 20
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£375 £325 £263
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.38% +23.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £301 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £405 £384 £327
UK excluding London average daily rate £396 £350 £363
% change year-on-year
+13.07% -3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Average hourly rate £40.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.30 £36.00 £38.50
% change year-on-year
+11.94% -6.49%
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
1958 1580 1377
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 92.49% 93.33% 95.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 1356 1027 718
Average daily rate £350 £345 £315
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.44% +9.52%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £480 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 53 56 61
Average hourly rate £14.00 £13.20 £13.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.06% +1.53%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.00 £9.00 £10.13
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £24.00 £36.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.25 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+1.53% -7.14%

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 3 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 3 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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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 -32 39 £375 +14.50% 23
Bradford -10 3 £375 +17.18%
Java Developer
Yorkshire

Java Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 3 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.

1 142 (100.00%) Java
2 92 (64.79%) Agile Software Development
3 58 (40.85%) HTML
4 55 (38.73%) MongoDB
5 48 (33.80%) Linux
5 48 (33.80%) Hibernate
6 42 (29.58%) REST
7 40 (28.17%) TDD
7 40 (28.17%) UNIX
8 39 (27.46%) Spring
9 36 (25.35%) Mac OS X
10 32 (22.54%) Web Design
10 32 (22.54%) Responsive Web Design
11 31 (21.83%) JAX-RS
11 31 (21.83%) HTTP
12 30 (21.13%) Relational Database
13 29 (20.42%) Oracle
14 28 (19.72%) Neo4j
14 28 (19.72%) Git (software)
15 26 (18.31%) JUnit
15 26 (18.31%) Configuration Management
16 25 (17.61%) Continuous Integration
16 25 (17.61%) Jenkins
17 23 (16.20%) BDD
17 23 (16.20%) MVC
17 23 (16.20%) SQL
17 23 (16.20%) JavaScript
18 22 (15.49%) J2EE
19 19 (13.38%) Scrum
19 19 (13.38%) Subversion

Java Developer
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 3 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 (6.34%) WebSphere
2 8 (5.63%) Apache
3 7 (4.93%) Tomcat
4 5 (3.52%) JBoss
5 4 (2.82%) Node.js
6 3 (2.11%) Apache Pig
6 3 (2.11%) WebSphere Application Server
6 3 (2.11%) WebLogic
7 2 (1.41%) SAS
7 2 (1.41%) CMS
7 2 (1.41%) GlassFish
7 2 (1.41%) Confluence
8 1 (0.70%) Apache ServiceMix
8 1 (0.70%) IIS
8 1 (0.70%) Oracle Coherence
Applications
1 2 (1.41%) MS Office
1 2 (1.41%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 10 (7.04%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 31 (21.83%) HTTP
2 7 (4.93%) Firewall
3 2 (1.41%) TCP/IP
3 2 (1.41%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 55 (38.73%) MongoDB
2 30 (21.13%) Relational Database
3 28 (19.72%) Neo4j
4 16 (11.27%) NoSQL
5 12 (8.45%) MySQL
6 5 (3.52%) SQL Server
7 4 (2.82%) PostgreSQL
8 3 (2.11%) Hadoop
8 3 (2.11%) Apache Hive
8 3 (2.11%) Oracle Database
9 2 (1.41%) CouchDB
10 1 (0.70%) Pentaho
10 1 (0.70%) DB2
10 1 (0.70%) RDBMS
10 1 (0.70%) Big Data
10 1 (0.70%) Couchbase
10 1 (0.70%) Apache Cassandra
Development Applications
1 28 (19.72%) Git (software)
2 26 (18.31%) JUnit
3 25 (17.61%) Jenkins
4 19 (13.38%) Subversion
5 13 (9.15%) Cucumber
6 12 (8.45%) Eclipse
7 11 (7.75%) Maven
8 10 (7.04%) GitLab
9 3 (2.11%) Ant
9 3 (2.11%) NetBeans
10 2 (1.41%) Hudson
10 2 (1.41%) JIRA
10 2 (1.41%) Visual Studio
10 2 (1.41%) Mockito
11 1 (0.70%) JProfiler
11 1 (0.70%) JMeter
11 1 (0.70%) TeamCity
11 1 (0.70%) QUnit
11 1 (0.70%) Jasmine
11 1 (0.70%) Gradle
General
1 9 (6.34%) Finance
2 3 (2.11%) Pharmaceutical
3 2 (1.41%) Retail
4 1 (0.70%) Investment Banking
4 1 (0.70%) Games
4 1 (0.70%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 58 (40.85%) HTML
2 48 (33.80%) Hibernate
3 42 (29.58%) REST
4 39 (27.46%) Spring
5 31 (21.83%) JAX-RS
6 22 (15.49%) J2EE
7 16 (11.27%) Spring MVC
8 15 (10.56%) CSS
8 15 (10.56%) XML
9 12 (8.45%) jQuery
10 10 (7.04%) Web Services
11 8 (5.63%) RESTful
12 7 (4.93%) Java EE
13 6 (4.23%) JSP
14 5 (3.52%) JPA
14 5 (3.52%) Symfony
15 4 (2.82%) HTML5
15 4 (2.82%) RabbitMQ
15 4 (2.82%) JSON
15 4 (2.82%) Struts
Miscellaneous
1 5 (3.52%) EPoS
2 4 (2.82%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (2.11%) Algorithms
4 2 (1.41%) Visualisation
4 2 (1.41%) W3C
5 1 (0.70%) Smartcard
5 1 (0.70%) E-Learning
5 1 (0.70%) PKI
5 1 (0.70%) Interest Rate Derivative
5 1 (0.70%) Ontologies
5 1 (0.70%) Chemistry
5 1 (0.70%) Computer Science
5 1 (0.70%) Blog
5 1 (0.70%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (0.70%) User Experience
5 1 (0.70%) Client/Server
5 1 (0.70%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 48 (33.80%) Linux
2 40 (28.17%) UNIX
3 36 (25.35%) Mac OS X
4 3 (2.11%) Windows
5 1 (0.70%) CentOS
5 1 (0.70%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 92 (64.79%) Agile Software Development
2 40 (28.17%) TDD
3 32 (22.54%) Responsive Web Design
3 32 (22.54%) Web Design
4 26 (18.31%) Configuration Management
5 25 (17.61%) Continuous Integration
6 23 (16.20%) MVC
6 23 (16.20%) BDD
7 19 (13.38%) Scrum
8 17 (11.97%) Software Engineering
9 14 (9.86%) OO
10 12 (8.45%) Multithreading
10 12 (8.45%) Microservices
11 10 (7.04%) Mentoring
12 9 (6.34%) Concurrent Programming
13 8 (5.63%) Web Development
14 7 (4.93%) Kanban
14 7 (4.93%) E-Commerce
14 7 (4.93%) OOD
15 6 (4.23%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 142 (100.00%) Java
2 23 (16.20%) JavaScript
2 23 (16.20%) SQL
3 11 (7.75%) C++
4 9 (6.34%) Scala
5 7 (4.93%) Groovy
5 7 (4.93%) PHP
5 7 (4.93%) Python
5 7 (4.93%) C
6 4 (2.82%) Perl
7 3 (2.11%) PHP5
8 2 (1.41%) R
9 1 (0.70%) SPARQL
9 1 (0.70%) PL/SQL
9 1 (0.70%) C#
9 1 (0.70%) Ruby
9 1 (0.70%) XPath
Qualifications
1 14 (9.86%) Security Cleared
2 7 (4.93%) SC Cleared
3 4 (2.82%) BC Cleared
3 4 (2.82%) DV Cleared
4 1 (0.70%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.70%) QA
System Software
1 2 (1.41%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 10 (7.04%) Opscode Chef
2 6 (4.23%) Puppet
2 6 (4.23%) Ansible
3 1 (0.70%) Nagios
3 1 (0.70%) OpenIDM
Vendors
1 29 (20.42%) Oracle
2 4 (2.82%) IBM
3 2 (1.41%) Lotus
3 2 (1.41%) VMware
3 2 (1.41%) Atlassian
3 2 (1.41%) Splunk
4 1 (0.70%) Red Hat
4 1 (0.70%) OpenText
4 1 (0.70%) Microsoft
4 1 (0.70%) Vignette
4 1 (0.70%) Cisco
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4it Recruitment Ltd
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Posted: 5 days ago
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Posted: 9 days ago