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 21 April 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
21 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Java Developer
Rank 33 49 64
Rank change year-on-year
+16 +15
Contract jobs requiring a Java Developer 91 63 25
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 4.56% 3.51% 1.89%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.97% 3.77% 1.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 69 32 9
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£400 £325 £263
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+23.07% +23.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £283 £248
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £385 £315
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £370 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.72% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.00 £40.00 £39.00
% change year-on-year
-2.50% +2.56%
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
1831 1673 1258
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 91.69% 93.10% 94.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 1139 1089 614
Average daily rate £350 £350 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £218 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 71 65 79
Average hourly rate £14.50 £14.75 £12.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-1.69% +22.91%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.74 £10.09 £9.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £29.00 £34.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.25 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-4.34% -1.42%

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 21 April 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 21 April 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 +8 85 £400 +23.07% 10
Wetherby - - - -
Bradford - - - -
Java Developer
Yorkshire

Java Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 21 April 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.

1 171 (100.00%) Java
2 104 (60.82%) HTML
3 101 (59.06%) Agile Software Development
4 80 (46.78%) REST
5 74 (43.27%) Linux
6 72 (42.11%) Hibernate
6 72 (42.11%) MongoDB
7 69 (40.35%) UNIX
8 67 (39.18%) Mac OS X
9 62 (36.26%) Web Design
9 62 (36.26%) Responsive Web Design
10 56 (32.75%) HTTP
11 55 (32.16%) JAX-RS
11 55 (32.16%) Relational Database
12 53 (30.99%) Neo4j
13 44 (25.73%) Configuration Management
13 44 (25.73%) TDD
14 34 (19.88%) Subversion
15 32 (18.71%) Mentoring
16 31 (18.13%) CSS
17 29 (16.96%) BDD
18 27 (15.79%) Oracle
19 26 (15.20%) J2EE
19 26 (15.20%) Git (software)
20 25 (14.62%) Spring
21 23 (13.45%) Continuous Integration
22 20 (11.70%) SQL
23 18 (10.53%) JUnit
23 18 (10.53%) Web Development
23 18 (10.53%) Web Application Development

Java Developer
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 21 April 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 6 (3.51%) Apache
2 5 (2.92%) WebSphere
3 4 (2.34%) Tomcat
4 3 (1.75%) WebSphere Application Server
5 2 (1.17%) WebLogic
5 2 (1.17%) Apache ServiceMix
5 2 (1.17%) JBoss
6 1 (0.58%) IIS
6 1 (0.58%) CMS
Communications & Networking
1 56 (32.75%) HTTP
2 8 (4.68%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 72 (42.11%) MongoDB
2 55 (32.16%) Relational Database
3 53 (30.99%) Neo4j
4 12 (7.02%) NoSQL
5 11 (6.43%) MySQL
6 5 (2.92%) PostgreSQL
7 4 (2.34%) SQL Server
8 2 (1.17%) Pentaho
8 2 (1.17%) Oracle Database
9 1 (0.58%) Couchbase
9 1 (0.58%) Amazon DynamoDB
9 1 (0.58%) CouchDB
9 1 (0.58%) DB2
9 1 (0.58%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 34 (19.88%) Subversion
2 26 (15.20%) Git (software)
3 18 (10.53%) JUnit
4 15 (8.77%) Jenkins
5 10 (5.85%) Eclipse
6 9 (5.26%) Maven
7 5 (2.92%) DbUnit
8 3 (1.75%) NetBeans
8 3 (1.75%) Hudson
9 2 (1.17%) QUnit
9 2 (1.17%) Ant
9 2 (1.17%) JMeter
9 2 (1.17%) Mockito
9 2 (1.17%) JProfiler
9 2 (1.17%) Cucumber
10 1 (0.58%) NUnit
10 1 (0.58%) Jasmine
10 1 (0.58%) Gradle
General
1 10 (5.85%) Finance
2 3 (1.75%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 104 (60.82%) HTML
2 80 (46.78%) REST
3 72 (42.11%) Hibernate
4 55 (32.16%) JAX-RS
5 31 (18.13%) CSS
6 26 (15.20%) J2EE
7 25 (14.62%) Spring
8 11 (6.43%) XML
9 10 (5.85%) Web Services
9 10 (5.85%) jQuery
10 7 (4.09%) RESTful
11 6 (3.51%) Ajax
12 5 (2.92%) JSON
12 5 (2.92%) JPA
12 5 (2.92%) Symfony
12 5 (2.92%) HTML5
13 4 (2.34%) CSS3
13 4 (2.34%) Spring MVC
13 4 (2.34%) JSP
14 3 (1.75%) Struts
Miscellaneous
1 5 (2.92%) Open Source
2 4 (2.34%) Algorithms
3 2 (1.17%) Visualisation
3 2 (1.17%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (1.17%) Mobile App
3 2 (1.17%) Client/Server
3 2 (1.17%) Smartcard
3 2 (1.17%) PKI
3 2 (1.17%) Ontologies
3 2 (1.17%) Chemistry
4 1 (0.58%) Computer Science
4 1 (0.58%) Blog
4 1 (0.58%) E-Learning
4 1 (0.58%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 1 (0.58%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (0.58%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 74 (43.27%) Linux
2 69 (40.35%) UNIX
3 67 (39.18%) Mac OS X
4 2 (1.17%) CentOS
4 2 (1.17%) Mac OS
5 1 (0.58%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 101 (59.06%) Agile Software Development
2 62 (36.26%) Web Design
2 62 (36.26%) Responsive Web Design
3 44 (25.73%) TDD
3 44 (25.73%) Configuration Management
4 32 (18.71%) Mentoring
5 29 (16.96%) BDD
6 23 (13.45%) Continuous Integration
7 18 (10.53%) Web Development
7 18 (10.53%) Web Application Development
8 17 (9.94%) Scrum
9 14 (8.19%) OO
9 14 (8.19%) Software Engineering
10 11 (6.43%) Enterprise Architecture
10 11 (6.43%) Multithreading
10 11 (6.43%) MVC
11 7 (4.09%) E-Commerce
11 7 (4.09%) OOD
12 6 (3.51%) Kanban
13 5 (2.92%) UML
Programming Languages
1 171 (100.00%) Java
2 20 (11.70%) SQL
3 17 (9.94%) JavaScript
4 10 (5.85%) PHP
5 6 (3.51%) Python
6 4 (2.34%) Ruby
7 3 (1.75%) C++
7 3 (1.75%) PHP5
7 3 (1.75%) Groovy
7 3 (1.75%) Scala
8 2 (1.17%) SPARQL
8 2 (1.17%) C#
9 1 (0.58%) XPath
9 1 (0.58%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 17 (9.94%) Security Cleared
2 5 (2.92%) SC Cleared
3 1 (0.58%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.17%) QA
Systems Management
1 6 (3.51%) Puppet
1 6 (3.51%) Opscode Chef
1 6 (3.51%) Ansible
2 2 (1.17%) OpenIDM
3 1 (0.58%) Nagios
Vendors
1 27 (15.79%) Oracle
2 4 (2.34%) IBM
3 3 (1.75%) Splunk
4 2 (1.17%) Red Hat
4 2 (1.17%) Cisco
4 2 (1.17%) hybris
5 1 (0.58%) Mercator
5 1 (0.58%) OpenText
5 1 (0.58%) Microsoft
5 1 (0.58%) Vignette
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