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 24 October 2014 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
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java Developer
Rank 56 45 55
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +10
Contract jobs requiring a Java Developer 48 50 52
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 2.80% 3.30% 3.01%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.02% 3.51% 3.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 31 32 22
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 £345 £210 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £395 £350
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.25 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -
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
1592 1425 1655
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 92.99% 94.06% 95.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 944 804 873
Average daily rate £348 £325 £340
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.92% -4.41%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 85 62 69
Average hourly rate £12.00 £14.00 £15.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-14.28% -9.67%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.50 £10.02 £10.30
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £28.00 £44.40 £31.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.16 £16.20 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-0.24% -7.42%

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 24 October 2014.

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 24 October 2014. 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 -3 41 £428 +42.50% 24
Pontefract - - - -
Wakefield - - - -
Bradford - - - - 2
Halifax - - - - 1
Huddersfield - - - -
Java Developer
Yorkshire

Java Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, 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 92 (100.00%) Java
2 44 (47.83%) Hibernate
2 44 (47.83%) Agile Software Development
3 41 (44.57%) J2EE
4 37 (40.22%) HTML
5 29 (31.52%) Spring
6 25 (27.17%) REST
7 24 (26.09%) Oracle
8 20 (21.74%) SQL
8 20 (21.74%) XML
9 19 (20.65%) UNIX
9 19 (20.65%) JavaScript
9 19 (20.65%) HTTP
10 18 (19.57%) jQuery
11 17 (18.48%) MongoDB
12 15 (16.30%) MVC
12 15 (16.30%) Linux
13 14 (15.22%) OO
13 14 (15.22%) Mac OS X
13 14 (15.22%) Spring MVC
13 14 (15.22%) Web Design
13 14 (15.22%) Neo4j
13 14 (15.22%) Responsive Web Design
14 13 (14.13%) Relational Database
14 13 (14.13%) Ajax
14 13 (14.13%) JSP
15 12 (13.04%) Maven
15 12 (13.04%) Software Engineering
15 12 (13.04%) JPA
15 12 (13.04%) Mentoring

Java Developer
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, 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 8 (8.70%) Apache
1 8 (8.70%) Tomcat
2 7 (7.61%) WebLogic
2 7 (7.61%) WebSphere
3 6 (6.52%) Oracle Service Bus
4 4 (4.35%) JBoss
4 4 (4.35%) Apache ServiceMix
5 3 (3.26%) Node.js
6 2 (2.17%) OpenStack
6 2 (2.17%) Jetty
7 1 (1.09%) Apache Solr
7 1 (1.09%) IIS
7 1 (1.09%) ATG Dynamo
Business Applications
1 4 (4.35%) Oracle Retail
Communications & Networking
1 19 (20.65%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (18.48%) MongoDB
2 14 (15.22%) Neo4j
3 13 (14.13%) Relational Database
4 6 (6.52%) Redis
5 4 (4.35%) PostgreSQL
6 3 (3.26%) NoSQL
6 3 (3.26%) Riak
7 2 (2.17%) QlikView
8 1 (1.09%) CouchDB
8 1 (1.09%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 1 (1.09%) SQL Server
8 1 (1.09%) DB2
8 1 (1.09%) Couchbase
Development Applications
1 12 (13.04%) Maven
2 11 (11.96%) JUnit
3 6 (6.52%) Selenium
4 5 (5.43%) Subversion
5 4 (4.35%) Ant
5 4 (4.35%) JIRA
5 4 (4.35%) JMeter
5 4 (4.35%) DbUnit
6 3 (3.26%) Jenkins
6 3 (3.26%) Eclipse
7 2 (2.17%) Xcode
8 1 (1.09%) Cucumber
8 1 (1.09%) Hudson
8 1 (1.09%) Jasmine
8 1 (1.09%) Gradle
General
1 4 (4.35%) Finance
1 4 (4.35%) Retail
2 2 (2.17%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 44 (47.83%) Hibernate
2 41 (44.57%) J2EE
3 37 (40.22%) HTML
4 29 (31.52%) Spring
5 25 (27.17%) REST
6 20 (21.74%) XML
7 18 (19.57%) jQuery
8 14 (15.22%) Spring MVC
9 13 (14.13%) Ajax
9 13 (14.13%) JSP
10 12 (13.04%) JPA
10 12 (13.04%) JAX-RS
11 11 (11.96%) Web Services
11 11 (11.96%) JDBC
12 9 (9.78%) CSS
13 7 (7.61%) Java EE
14 5 (5.43%) HTML5
15 4 (4.35%) AngularJS
15 4 (4.35%) Twitter Bootstrap
15 4 (4.35%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 5 (5.43%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (4.35%) Management Information System
3 3 (3.26%) GIS
4 2 (2.17%) Mobile App
4 2 (2.17%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (1.09%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 19 (20.65%) UNIX
2 15 (16.30%) Linux
3 14 (15.22%) Mac OS X
4 3 (3.26%) Android
5 1 (1.09%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 44 (47.83%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (16.30%) MVC
3 14 (15.22%) Web Design
3 14 (15.22%) OO
3 14 (15.22%) Responsive Web Design
4 12 (13.04%) Mentoring
4 12 (13.04%) Software Engineering
5 11 (11.96%) Configuration Management
6 10 (10.87%) E-Commerce
6 10 (10.87%) Web Application Development
6 10 (10.87%) TDD
6 10 (10.87%) Unit Testing
7 6 (6.52%) BDD
7 6 (6.52%) Business Intelligence
8 5 (5.43%) OOD
9 4 (4.35%) DSDM
9 4 (4.35%) Enterprise Architecture
9 4 (4.35%) Continuous Integration
10 3 (3.26%) Low Latency
10 3 (3.26%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 92 (100.00%) Java
2 20 (21.74%) SQL
3 19 (20.65%) JavaScript
4 5 (5.43%) C++
4 5 (5.43%) Bash Shell
5 3 (3.26%) Python
5 3 (3.26%) XQuery
6 2 (2.17%) Objective-C
6 2 (2.17%) Ruby
6 2 (2.17%) PHP
6 2 (2.17%) PL/SQL
7 1 (1.09%) Scala
Qualifications
1 5 (5.43%) Security Cleared
2 4 (4.35%) SC Cleared
Systems Management
1 5 (5.43%) Puppet
2 2 (2.17%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (1.09%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 24 (26.09%) Oracle
2 5 (5.43%) ATG
3 4 (4.35%) hybris
3 4 (4.35%) Twitter
3 4 (4.35%) IBM
4 1 (1.09%) BEA
4 1 (1.09%) Mercator
4 1 (1.09%) Business Objects
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