The table below looks at the statistics for Java skills 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 over the 3 months to 27 March 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
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Java
Rank 11 19 32
Rank change year-on-year
+8 +13
Contract jobs citing Java 204 111 65
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 11.13% 6.68% 4.95%
As % of the Programming Languages category 25.76% 16.97% 15.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 138 71 23
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£375 £325 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.38% +1.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £250 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 4
Average hourly rate £35.00 - £14.25
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.13 £41.75 £34.00
% change year-on-year
-8.68% +22.79%
Java
Yorkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in contract jobs advertised in the West Yorkshire region.

Programming Languages Category
West Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
792 654 407
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 43.21% 39.37% 31.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 514 461 213
Average daily rate £345 £320 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.81% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £241 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £400 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 10 19
Average hourly rate £40.00 £17.50 £14.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+128.57% +20.68%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -

Java
Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Java across the West Yorkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

Java Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

Java
Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Java across the West Yorkshire region.

Java Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

Java
Daily Rate Histogram in West Yorkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Java across the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 27 March 2015.

Java Daily Rate Histogram in West Yorkshire

Java
Hourly Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Java across the West Yorkshire region.

Java Hourly Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

Java
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 within the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 27 March 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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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 +13 188 £375 +17.18% 74
Bradford -15 5 £90 -80.00% 1
Huddersfield - - - - 2
Ilkley - - - -
Wakefield - - - -
Wetherby - - - -
Java
Yorkshire

Java
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the West Yorkshire region citing Java also 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 that cited Java.

1 228 (57.00%) Agile Software Development
2 151 (37.75%) HTML
3 111 (27.75%) Linux
4 101 (25.25%) Oracle
5 98 (24.50%) TDD
6 89 (22.25%) MongoDB
7 86 (21.50%) UNIX
8 85 (21.25%) Web Design
9 84 (21.00%) Configuration Management
10 82 (20.50%) Hibernate
11 79 (19.75%) REST
11 79 (19.75%) Continuous Integration
12 77 (19.25%) CSS
13 76 (19.00%) Responsive Web Design
14 75 (18.75%) SQL
15 72 (18.00%) HTTP
16 71 (17.75%) Mac OS X
17 68 (17.00%) JavaScript
17 68 (17.00%) Relational Database
18 66 (16.50%) Ruby
19 63 (15.75%) Git (software)
20 60 (15.00%) Subversion
21 58 (14.50%) J2EE
22 56 (14.00%) Python
23 52 (13.00%) Open Source
23 52 (13.00%) JAX-RS
24 49 (12.25%) Neo4j
25 48 (12.00%) Mentoring
25 48 (12.00%) Spring
26 47 (11.75%) XML

Java
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the West Yorkshire region citing Java also 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 that cited Java. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 19 (4.75%) Apache
1 19 (4.75%) Node.js
2 15 (3.75%) WebLogic
3 14 (3.50%) WebSphere
4 12 (3.00%) Tomcat
5 10 (2.50%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 10 (2.50%) Cloud Foundry
6 9 (2.25%) Apache Solr
6 9 (2.25%) JBoss
7 6 (1.50%) Oracle BPEL
7 6 (1.50%) Adobe CQ
7 6 (1.50%) Apache ServiceMix
8 4 (1.00%) CMS
8 4 (1.00%) nginx
8 4 (1.00%) SharePoint
9 3 (0.75%) WebSphere Application Server
9 3 (0.75%) OpenStack
10 2 (0.50%) Jetty
10 2 (0.50%) ColdFusion
10 2 (0.50%) IIS
Applications
1 7 (1.75%) Photoshop
2 6 (1.50%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 7 (1.75%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 5 (1.25%) Cloud Computing
1 5 (1.25%) Amazon EC2
1 5 (1.25%) SaaS
2 3 (0.75%) Route 53
2 3 (0.75%) Amazon S3
2 3 (0.75%) Virtual Private Cloud
2 3 (0.75%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (0.50%) Amazon CloudWatch
3 2 (0.50%) Google Cloud Platform
3 2 (0.50%) AWS CloudFormation
3 2 (0.50%) Google App Engine
3 2 (0.50%) GitHub
4 1 (0.25%) IaaS
4 1 (0.25%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 72 (18.00%) HTTP
2 19 (4.75%) LDAP
2 19 (4.75%) Firewall
3 15 (3.75%) TCP/IP
4 9 (2.25%) DNS
4 9 (2.25%) SSL
5 4 (1.00%) Internet
6 3 (0.75%) DHCP
7 2 (0.50%) FTP
7 2 (0.50%) ATM
7 2 (0.50%) IPsec
7 2 (0.50%) Intrusion Detection
8 1 (0.25%) PuTTY
8 1 (0.25%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 89 (22.25%) MongoDB
2 68 (17.00%) Relational Database
3 49 (12.25%) Neo4j
4 31 (7.75%) NoSQL
5 29 (7.25%) PostgreSQL
6 27 (6.75%) Oracle Database
7 23 (5.75%) MySQL
8 11 (2.75%) Redis
9 10 (2.50%) Oracle Database 11g
10 9 (2.25%) RDBMS
11 7 (1.75%) SQL Server
11 7 (1.75%) Pentaho
12 5 (1.25%) Riak
12 5 (1.25%) Big Data
13 4 (1.00%) Hadoop
13 4 (1.00%) Apache Hive
14 3 (0.75%) DB2
14 3 (0.75%) Amazon RDS
15 2 (0.50%) Oracle ODI
15 2 (0.50%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 63 (15.75%) Git (software)
2 60 (15.00%) Subversion
3 37 (9.25%) Jenkins
4 30 (7.50%) Cucumber
5 29 (7.25%) JUnit
6 23 (5.75%) Eclipse
7 18 (4.50%) Maven
7 18 (4.50%) Selenium
8 10 (2.50%) TeamCity
8 10 (2.50%) IntelliJ
8 10 (2.50%) QuickTest Pro
8 10 (2.50%) Capybara
9 9 (2.25%) JMeter
10 8 (2.00%) NetBeans
10 8 (2.00%) Sahi
10 8 (2.00%) Ant
10 8 (2.00%) WATIR
11 7 (1.75%) Hudson
11 7 (1.75%) DbUnit
12 6 (1.50%) QUnit
General
1 29 (7.25%) Finance
2 12 (3.00%) Telecoms
3 7 (1.75%) Retail
4 5 (1.25%) Games
5 4 (1.00%) Law
6 3 (0.75%) Pharmaceutical
7 1 (0.25%) Banking
Job Titles
1 245 (61.25%) Developer
2 159 (39.75%) Java Developer
3 29 (7.25%) Analyst
4 26 (6.50%) Senior Developer
5 24 (6.00%) Architect
6 23 (5.75%) Lead Developer
7 17 (4.25%) Senior Java Developer
7 17 (4.25%) Lead Java Developer
8 15 (3.75%) Agile Coach
9 14 (3.50%) Test Analyst
10 11 (2.75%) Front-End Developer
11 10 (2.50%) Ruby Developer
11 10 (2.50%) DevOps Engineer
11 10 (2.50%) Software Developer
11 10 (2.50%) Software Engineer
12 9 (2.25%) UI Programmer
12 9 (2.25%) UI Developer
12 9 (2.25%) Designer
13 8 (2.00%) SOA Developer
13 8 (2.00%) SOA Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 151 (37.75%) HTML
2 82 (20.50%) Hibernate
3 79 (19.75%) REST
4 77 (19.25%) CSS
5 58 (14.50%) J2EE
6 52 (13.00%) JAX-RS
7 48 (12.00%) Spring
8 47 (11.75%) XML
9 38 (9.50%) Web Services
10 35 (8.75%) .NET
10 35 (8.75%) jQuery
11 24 (6.00%) RESTful
11 24 (6.00%) HTML5
12 22 (5.50%) CSS3
13 20 (5.00%) Sass
14 18 (4.50%) Mustache
15 17 (4.25%) Spring MVC
15 17 (4.25%) Ajax
16 14 (3.50%) JSON
17 12 (3.00%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 52 (13.00%) Open Source
2 9 (2.25%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (2.25%) Chemistry
3 7 (1.75%) NHS
3 7 (1.75%) Visualisation
3 7 (1.75%) Algorithms
4 6 (1.50%) Client/Server
4 6 (1.50%) Smartcard
4 6 (1.50%) PKI
5 5 (1.25%) Cryptography
5 5 (1.25%) Life Science
5 5 (1.25%) User Experience
6 4 (1.00%) Online Games
6 4 (1.00%) Ontologies
7 3 (0.75%) Fat Client
7 3 (0.75%) Statistics
7 3 (0.75%) Thin Client
7 3 (0.75%) Mobile App
8 2 (0.50%) Data Structures
8 2 (0.50%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 111 (27.75%) Linux
2 86 (21.50%) UNIX
3 71 (17.75%) Mac OS X
4 13 (3.25%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 7 (1.75%) Android
5 7 (1.75%) CentOS
6 4 (1.00%) Windows
7 3 (0.75%) HPUX
8 2 (0.50%) Solaris
8 2 (0.50%) Mac OS
8 2 (0.50%) Apple iOS
9 1 (0.25%) AIX
9 1 (0.25%) SUSE
9 1 (0.25%) Debian
9 1 (0.25%) Fedora
9 1 (0.25%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 228 (57.00%) Agile Software Development
2 98 (24.50%) TDD
3 85 (21.25%) Web Design
4 84 (21.00%) Configuration Management
5 79 (19.75%) Continuous Integration
6 76 (19.00%) Responsive Web Design
7 48 (12.00%) Mentoring
8 46 (11.50%) BDD
9 37 (9.25%) Scrum
10 33 (8.25%) OO
10 33 (8.25%) Software Engineering
11 31 (7.75%) Enterprise Architecture
11 31 (7.75%) MVC
12 30 (7.50%) DevOps
13 27 (6.75%) Web Development
14 26 (6.50%) E-Commerce
14 26 (6.50%) Test Automation
15 25 (6.25%) Continuous Improvement
16 24 (6.00%) Web Application Development
17 23 (5.75%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 75 (18.75%) SQL
2 68 (17.00%) JavaScript
3 66 (16.50%) Ruby
4 56 (14.00%) Python
5 42 (10.50%) PHP
6 38 (9.50%) C#
7 16 (4.00%) Perl
8 13 (3.25%) C
8 13 (3.25%) Scala
9 12 (3.00%) PL/SQL
10 11 (2.75%) C++
11 9 (2.25%) VB
11 9 (2.25%) Groovy
12 8 (2.00%) Shell Script
13 4 (1.00%) SPARQL
14 3 (0.75%) PHP5
14 3 (0.75%) Bash Shell
15 2 (0.50%) Objective-C
15 2 (0.50%) VB.NET
16 1 (0.25%) XPath
Qualifications
1 38 (9.50%) Security Cleared
2 16 (4.00%) SC Cleared
3 13 (3.25%) Degree
4 2 (0.50%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 2 (0.50%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (0.25%) BC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 38 (9.50%) QA
2 1 (0.25%) COBIT
System Software
1 12 (3.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (0.50%) Xen
2 2 (0.50%) iptables
3 1 (0.25%) Tivoli Directory Server
3 1 (0.25%) Docker
Systems Management
1 34 (8.50%) Puppet
2 16 (4.00%) Opscode Chef
3 10 (2.50%) Graylog
4 8 (2.00%) Ansible
5 7 (1.75%) OpenIDM
6 3 (0.75%) Graphite
7 2 (0.50%) Salt
7 2 (0.50%) HAProxy
7 2 (0.50%) OpenView
8 1 (0.25%) Nagios
Vendors
1 101 (25.25%) Oracle
2 19 (4.75%) Splunk
3 17 (4.25%) Microsoft
4 14 (3.50%) Red Hat
5 13 (3.25%) VMware
5 13 (3.25%) hybris
6 10 (2.50%) Akamai
6 10 (2.50%) New Relic
7 8 (2.00%) Adobe
8 7 (1.75%) IBM
9 6 (1.50%) Cisco
10 5 (1.25%) Sun
11 4 (1.00%) HP
12 2 (0.50%) Google
12 2 (0.50%) ATG
12 2 (0.50%) Percona
13 1 (0.25%) SaltStack
13 1 (0.25%) OpenText
13 1 (0.25%) Mercator
13 1 (0.25%) BEA
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Rate: From £350 to £400 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Rate: Unspecified Neg
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Rate: Up to £350 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Mortimer Spinks
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
E-synergy Solutions
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Nationwide People Ltd
Rate: £400 - £450 Per Day Limited Company Basis
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Rate: From £400 to £450 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Premier IT
Rate: £325 - £375 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds
Computer Futures
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds
Computer Futures
Rate: £400 - £450 per day + competitive
Posted: 9 days ago
Leeds
Computer Futures
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: 12 days ago
West Yorkshire
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £350.00 - £450.00 per day
Posted: 16 days ago
Leeds
Real Staffing
Rate: £325 - £375 per day + competitive
Posted: 16 days ago
Leeds
Computer Futures
Rate: £350 per day
Posted: 16 days ago
Leeds
Computer Futures
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: 18 days ago
Leeds
Computer Futures
Rate: £330 - £350 per day
Posted: 19 days ago
Leeds
Universe Technology Recruitment Ltd
Posted: 19 days ago
Leeds
Real Staffing
Rate: £325 - £375 per day + competitive
Posted: 24 days ago
Leeds
Computer Futures
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: 24 days ago
Leeds
Computer Futures
Rate: £350 - £375 per day
Posted: 25 days ago