The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the West Yorkshire region that had Java Developer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 30 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 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
30 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Java Developer
Rank 13 35 32
Rank change year-on-year
+22 -3
Contract jobs requiring a Java Developer 194 103 83
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 9.57% 4.98% 4.54%
As % of the Job Titles category 9.96% 5.24% 4.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 152 72 41
Median daily rate £438 £395 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.75% +21.53%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £352 £325 £281
10% offered a daily rate of more than £510 £450 £380
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £370
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +8.10%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Median hourly rate - £40.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £40.60 £36.25
% change year-on-year
-11.33% +12.00%
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
1947 1965 1736
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 96.05% 94.93% 94.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 1354 1308 1154
Median daily rate £400 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £238 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £475 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 43 66 65
Median hourly rate £11.75 £13.87 £13.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-15.28% +6.69%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.00 £9.00 £8.90
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.50 £40.00 £29.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £16.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+9.37% -3.03%

Java Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

The demand trend of IT contracts across the West Yorkshire region that featured Java Developer in the job title.

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 30 May 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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Java Developer within the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 30 May 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Leeds +20 180 £425 +6.25% 25
Bradford +28 17 £450 +20.00% 4
Halifax +4 3 £450 - 1
Java Developer
Yorkshire

Java Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 30 May 2016, Java Developer contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the West Yorkshire region featuring Java Developer in the job title.

1 314 (100.00%) Java
2 227 (72.29%) Agile Software Development
3 195 (62.10%) TDD
4 173 (55.10%) Spring
5 109 (34.71%) Hibernate
6 97 (30.89%) JavaScript
7 68 (21.66%) REST
8 63 (20.06%) Continuous Integration
9 61 (19.43%) HTML
10 59 (18.79%) BDD
11 55 (17.52%) MongoDB
11 55 (17.52%) RabbitMQ
11 55 (17.52%) CSS
12 54 (17.20%) Oracle
13 53 (16.88%) RESTful
14 51 (16.24%) Scrum
15 45 (14.33%) Git (software)
16 43 (13.69%) AngularJS
17 42 (13.38%) Maven
18 41 (13.06%) Microservices
19 40 (12.74%) Linux
20 39 (12.42%) Jenkins
21 38 (12.10%) JUnit
21 38 (12.10%) Web Services
22 36 (11.46%) Node.js
23 34 (10.83%) XML
24 33 (10.51%) Unix
24 33 (10.51%) JPA
25 32 (10.19%) NoSQL
25 32 (10.19%) Analytical Skills

Java Developer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 36 (11.46%) Node.js
2 20 (6.37%) Tomcat
3 11 (3.50%) WebSphere
4 9 (2.87%) JBoss
5 8 (2.55%) Apache
5 8 (2.55%) Elasticsearch
5 8 (2.55%) Jetty
6 6 (1.91%) WebLogic
7 5 (1.59%) GlassFish
7 5 (1.59%) WebSphere Application Server
8 4 (1.27%) Apache Spark
8 4 (1.27%) nginx
9 2 (0.64%) NetWeaver
10 1 (0.32%) Apache Solr
10 1 (0.32%) Mule ESB
10 1 (0.32%) OpenCms
10 1 (0.32%) OpenStack
Business Applications
1 2 (0.64%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 15 (4.78%) GitHub
2 8 (2.55%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.32%) Amazon EMR
3 1 (0.32%) AWS CloudFormation
3 1 (0.32%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 18 (5.73%) HTTP
2 3 (0.96%) Internet
3 2 (0.64%) Network Security
4 1 (0.32%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 55 (17.52%) MongoDB
2 32 (10.19%) NoSQL
3 30 (9.55%) Relational Database
4 29 (9.24%) SQL Server
5 27 (8.60%) Apache Cassandra
6 17 (5.41%) CouchDB
7 13 (4.14%) PostgreSQL
8 12 (3.82%) MySQL
9 11 (3.50%) Neo4j
10 10 (3.18%) Hazelcast
11 9 (2.87%) Redis
12 5 (1.59%) RDBMS
13 4 (1.27%) DB2
13 4 (1.27%) Hadoop
13 4 (1.27%) Oracle Database
14 3 (0.96%) Big Data
14 3 (0.96%) Riak
15 2 (0.64%) Oracle Database 11g
15 2 (0.64%) SQL Server 2012
16 1 (0.32%) DTS
Development Applications
1 45 (14.33%) Git (software)
2 42 (13.38%) Maven
3 39 (12.42%) Jenkins
4 38 (12.10%) JUnit
5 30 (9.55%) Mockito
6 19 (6.05%) Subversion
7 14 (4.46%) Hamcrest
8 11 (3.50%) JIRA
8 11 (3.50%) Mercurial
9 8 (2.55%) Eclipse
10 7 (2.23%) TestNG
11 6 (1.91%) Cucumber
12 4 (1.27%) Ant
12 4 (1.27%) Gradle
13 3 (0.96%) Atlassian Bamboo
14 2 (0.64%) Bitbucket
14 2 (0.64%) DbUnit
14 2 (0.64%) Jasmine
14 2 (0.64%) Mocha
14 2 (0.64%) Visual Studio
General
1 30 (9.55%) Retail
2 12 (3.82%) Finance
2 12 (3.82%) Games
3 2 (0.64%) Legal
4 1 (0.32%) Advertising
4 1 (0.32%) Billing
4 1 (0.32%) Interactive Media
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 173 (55.10%) Spring
2 109 (34.71%) Hibernate
3 68 (21.66%) REST
4 61 (19.43%) HTML
5 55 (17.52%) CSS
5 55 (17.52%) RabbitMQ
6 53 (16.88%) RESTful
7 43 (13.69%) AngularJS
8 38 (12.10%) Web Services
9 34 (10.83%) XML
10 33 (10.51%) JPA
11 28 (8.92%) Apache Camel
12 26 (8.28%) Spring Boot
13 23 (7.32%) React
14 22 (7.01%) J2EE
15 19 (6.05%) HTML5
16 17 (5.41%) Ember.js
16 17 (5.41%) LESS
17 16 (5.10%) CSS3
18 15 (4.78%) Dropwizard
Miscellaneous
1 32 (10.19%) Analytical Skills
2 15 (4.78%) Enterprise Software
3 14 (4.46%) Mobile App
4 3 (0.96%) EPoS
4 3 (0.96%) Visualisation
5 2 (0.64%) Blog
5 2 (0.64%) Computer Science
5 2 (0.64%) Digital Media
5 2 (0.64%) Mathematics
5 2 (0.64%) RIA
6 1 (0.32%) Algorithms
6 1 (0.32%) Data Integration
6 1 (0.32%) Data Structures
6 1 (0.32%) iPad
6 1 (0.32%) NHS
6 1 (0.32%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 40 (12.74%) Linux
2 33 (10.51%) Unix
3 24 (7.64%) Windows
4 17 (5.41%) Mac OS X
5 2 (0.64%) Windows Server
6 1 (0.32%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 227 (72.29%) Agile Software Development
2 195 (62.10%) TDD
3 63 (20.06%) Continuous Integration
4 59 (18.79%) BDD
5 51 (16.24%) Scrum
6 41 (13.06%) Microservices
7 31 (9.87%) OO
7 31 (9.87%) Software Engineering
8 29 (9.24%) Open Source
9 26 (8.28%) Pair Programming
10 25 (7.96%) Unit Testing
11 21 (6.69%) Mentoring
11 21 (6.69%) SOA
12 19 (6.05%) Kanban
13 18 (5.73%) High Availability
14 16 (5.10%) Concurrent Programming
14 16 (5.10%) Responsive Web Design
14 16 (5.10%) Web Design
15 15 (4.78%) Regression Testing
16 13 (4.14%) Coaching
Programming Languages
1 314 (100.00%) Java
2 97 (30.89%) JavaScript
3 29 (9.24%) Scala
4 25 (7.96%) SQL
5 24 (7.64%) Python
6 18 (5.73%) PHP
7 17 (5.41%) ECMAScript
7 17 (5.41%) ES6
8 14 (4.46%) Groovy
9 11 (3.50%) Ruby
10 10 (3.18%) Clojure
11 8 (2.55%) PL/SQL
12 6 (1.91%) C
12 6 (1.91%) C++
13 5 (1.59%) C#
14 4 (1.27%) Perl
Qualifications
1 21 (6.69%) Security Cleared
2 11 (3.50%) BPSS Clearance
3 7 (2.23%) BC Cleared
4 6 (1.91%) SC Cleared
5 4 (1.27%) Sun Certification
6 2 (0.64%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (4.78%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (0.32%) WCAG
System Software
1 15 (4.78%) Docker
2 4 (1.27%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.32%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 26 (8.28%) Puppet
2 6 (1.91%) Oracle Identity Management
3 5 (1.59%) Oracle Identity Manager
4 4 (1.27%) Ansible
5 3 (0.96%) Opscode Chef
6 2 (0.64%) logstash
6 2 (0.64%) Piwik
7 1 (0.32%) Salt
Vendors
1 54 (17.20%) Oracle
2 5 (1.59%) IBM
3 4 (1.27%) SAP
3 4 (1.27%) Sybase
3 4 (1.27%) VMware
4 3 (0.96%) PayPal
4 3 (0.96%) SaltStack
4 3 (0.96%) Splunk
4 3 (0.96%) Sun
5 1 (0.32%) Akamai
5 1 (0.32%) Rackspace
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