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 29 April 2016 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.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Java Developer
Rank 14 29 40
Rank change year-on-year
+15 +11
Contract jobs requiring a Java Developer 190 102 70
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 9.27% 5.07% 3.94%
As % of the Job Titles category 9.68% 5.33% 4.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 148 75 34
Average daily rate £438 £400 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.37% +23.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £325 £277
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £384
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £393 £375
% change year-on-year
+1.91% +4.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £42.50 £40.60 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+4.67% +8.26%
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
1963 1914 1688
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 95.80% 95.08% 95.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 1371 1198 1108
Average daily rate £400 £350 £345
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% +1.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £546 £459 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 62 79 69
Average hourly rate £11.75 £13.87 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-15.28% -7.53%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £8.75 £9.00 £9.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.00 £40.00 £29.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.83 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+4.01% -1.02%

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 29 April 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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Java Developer within the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 29 April 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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 +13 177 £425 +6.25% 24
Bradford +31 16 £450 -
Halifax - 1 £450 - 1
Java Developer
Yorkshire

Java Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, 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.

1 286 (100.00%) Java
2 196 (68.53%) Agile Software Development
3 170 (59.44%) TDD
4 153 (53.50%) Spring
5 82 (28.67%) Hibernate
6 73 (25.52%) JavaScript
7 66 (23.08%) REST
8 60 (20.98%) Oracle
8 60 (20.98%) HTML
9 53 (18.53%) RabbitMQ
10 49 (17.13%) Scrum
11 48 (16.78%) MongoDB
12 45 (15.73%) BDD
12 45 (15.73%) CSS
13 44 (15.38%) Continuous Integration
14 41 (14.34%) Linux
15 40 (13.99%) RESTful
16 39 (13.64%) Maven
17 37 (12.94%) XML
18 36 (12.59%) NoSQL
19 34 (11.89%) Git (software)
20 33 (11.54%) AngularJS
21 32 (11.19%) JPA
22 31 (10.84%) Apache Camel
22 31 (10.84%) Microservices
22 31 (10.84%) JUnit
23 30 (10.49%) Retail
24 29 (10.14%) Web Services
24 29 (10.14%) Unix
24 29 (10.14%) Relational Database

Java Developer
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, 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 29 (10.14%) Node.js
2 13 (4.55%) Tomcat
3 11 (3.85%) Apache
4 10 (3.50%) WebSphere
5 9 (3.15%) JBoss
6 5 (1.75%) GlassFish
6 5 (1.75%) WebLogic
6 5 (1.75%) WebSphere Application Server
7 2 (0.70%) Jetty
7 2 (0.70%) NetWeaver
7 2 (0.70%) nginx
8 1 (0.35%) Apache Spark
8 1 (0.35%) Mule ESB
Business Applications
1 2 (0.70%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 11 (3.85%) GitHub
2 4 (1.40%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.35%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 16 (5.59%) HTTP
2 3 (1.05%) Internet
3 2 (0.70%) Network Security
4 1 (0.35%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 48 (16.78%) MongoDB
2 36 (12.59%) NoSQL
3 29 (10.14%) Apache Cassandra
3 29 (10.14%) Relational Database
4 27 (9.44%) SQL Server
5 14 (4.90%) CouchDB
6 11 (3.85%) Neo4j
7 10 (3.50%) Hazelcast
8 9 (3.15%) MySQL
9 6 (2.10%) Oracle Database
9 6 (2.10%) RDBMS
10 5 (1.75%) Oracle Database 11g
11 4 (1.40%) Amazon DynamoDB
11 4 (1.40%) DB2
11 4 (1.40%) PostgreSQL
11 4 (1.40%) Riak
12 3 (1.05%) Redis
13 2 (0.70%) Big Data
13 2 (0.70%) SQL Server 2012
14 1 (0.35%) HBase
Development Applications
1 39 (13.64%) Maven
2 34 (11.89%) Git (software)
3 31 (10.84%) JUnit
4 24 (8.39%) Mockito
5 18 (6.29%) Jenkins
6 16 (5.59%) Hamcrest
7 15 (5.24%) Subversion
8 9 (3.15%) JIRA
9 8 (2.80%) Eclipse
10 7 (2.45%) Mercurial
11 5 (1.75%) Cucumber
12 3 (1.05%) Ant
12 3 (1.05%) Atlassian Bamboo
12 3 (1.05%) Bitbucket
13 2 (0.70%) Gradle
13 2 (0.70%) Visual Studio
14 1 (0.35%) Artifactory
14 1 (0.35%) GitLab
14 1 (0.35%) Grunt
14 1 (0.35%) Vagrant
General
1 30 (10.49%) Retail
2 13 (4.55%) Finance
3 11 (3.85%) Games
4 2 (0.70%) Legal
5 1 (0.35%) Interactive Media
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 153 (53.50%) Spring
2 82 (28.67%) Hibernate
3 66 (23.08%) REST
4 60 (20.98%) HTML
5 53 (18.53%) RabbitMQ
6 45 (15.73%) CSS
7 40 (13.99%) RESTful
8 37 (12.94%) XML
9 33 (11.54%) AngularJS
10 32 (11.19%) JPA
11 31 (10.84%) Apache Camel
12 29 (10.14%) Spring Boot
12 29 (10.14%) Web Services
13 21 (7.34%) HTML5
14 18 (6.29%) J2EE
15 16 (5.59%) Spring Integration
16 15 (5.24%) React
17 14 (4.90%) Ember.js
17 14 (4.90%) JAX-RS
17 14 (4.90%) LESS
Miscellaneous
1 26 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
2 12 (4.20%) Enterprise Software
3 11 (3.85%) Mobile App
4 3 (1.05%) Blog
4 3 (1.05%) EPoS
4 3 (1.05%) Visualisation
5 2 (0.70%) Data Integration
5 2 (0.70%) Digital Media
6 1 (0.35%) Computer Science
6 1 (0.35%) iPad
6 1 (0.35%) Mathematics
6 1 (0.35%) NHS
6 1 (0.35%) Replication
6 1 (0.35%) RIA
Operating Systems
1 41 (14.34%) Linux
2 29 (10.14%) Unix
3 22 (7.69%) Windows
4 16 (5.59%) Mac OS X
5 2 (0.70%) Windows Server
6 1 (0.35%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 196 (68.53%) Agile Software Development
2 170 (59.44%) TDD
3 49 (17.13%) Scrum
4 45 (15.73%) BDD
5 44 (15.38%) Continuous Integration
6 31 (10.84%) Microservices
7 24 (8.39%) Open Source
8 18 (6.29%) Kanban
8 18 (6.29%) OO
8 18 (6.29%) Pair Programming
8 18 (6.29%) SOA
8 18 (6.29%) Software Engineering
8 18 (6.29%) Unit Testing
9 17 (5.94%) High Availability
10 15 (5.24%) Mentoring
10 15 (5.24%) Responsive Web Design
10 15 (5.24%) Web Design
11 14 (4.90%) DevOps
12 13 (4.55%) Web Development
13 11 (3.85%) Regression Testing
Programming Languages
1 286 (100.00%) Java
2 73 (25.52%) JavaScript
3 29 (10.14%) Scala
4 23 (8.04%) SQL
5 21 (7.34%) Python
6 17 (5.94%) PHP
7 14 (4.90%) ECMAScript
7 14 (4.90%) ES6
8 10 (3.50%) Groovy
9 9 (3.15%) PL/SQL
10 8 (2.80%) Ruby
11 7 (2.45%) Clojure
12 6 (2.10%) C
12 6 (2.10%) C#
13 5 (1.75%) C++
14 4 (1.40%) Perl
Qualifications
1 22 (7.69%) Security Cleared
2 12 (4.20%) BC Cleared
3 9 (3.15%) BPSS Clearance
4 4 (1.40%) SC Cleared
4 4 (1.40%) Sun Certification
5 1 (0.35%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (6.64%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (0.35%) WCAG
System Software
1 9 (3.15%) Docker
2 1 (0.35%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 12 (4.20%) Puppet
2 5 (1.75%) Oracle Identity Management
2 5 (1.75%) Oracle Identity Manager
3 4 (1.40%) Ansible
3 4 (1.40%) Opscode Chef
4 2 (0.70%) Forefront Identity Manager
5 1 (0.35%) Nagios
5 1 (0.35%) Opsview
5 1 (0.35%) Salt
Vendors
1 60 (20.98%) Oracle
2 5 (1.75%) IBM
3 4 (1.40%) SaltStack
3 4 (1.40%) Sybase
4 3 (1.05%) PayPal
4 3 (1.05%) SAP
4 3 (1.05%) Splunk
4 3 (1.05%) Sun
5 1 (0.35%) Akamai
5 1 (0.35%) Rackspace
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