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 May 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 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Java
Rank 13 7 18
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +11
Contract jobs citing Java 224 214 97
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 10.81% 11.88% 7.72%
As % of the Programming Languages category 25.06% 28.23% 22.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 163 137 59
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£400 £323 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+24.03% +17.27%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £280 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £543 £413 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 0 4
Average hourly rate £40.00 - £14.25
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 - £14.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 - £27.45
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £40.00 £33.50
% change year-on-year
- +19.40%
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
894 758 435
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 43.13% 42.06% 34.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 616 515 248
Average daily rate £335 £320 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.68% +16.36%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £240 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £400 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £340 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 15 11
Average hourly rate £40.00 £22.50 £14.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+77.77% +55.17%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £13.00 £12.58
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £29.00 £33.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £36.00 £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 May 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 May 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 -3 184 £395 +21.53% 44
Bradford -15 8 £375 +42.85% 2
Halifax -6 1 £300 -27.27% 1
Bingley - 1 - -
Java
Yorkshire

Java
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 27 May 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.

1 246 (61.35%) Agile Software Development
2 146 (36.41%) HTML
3 118 (29.43%) Linux
4 106 (26.43%) TDD
5 103 (25.69%) JavaScript
6 98 (24.44%) Continuous Integration
7 86 (21.45%) Oracle
8 85 (21.20%) CSS
9 84 (20.95%) SQL
10 80 (19.95%) Web Design
11 78 (19.45%) UNIX
12 76 (18.95%) Configuration Management
13 74 (18.45%) MongoDB
14 73 (18.20%) Git (software)
15 70 (17.46%) Responsive Web Design
16 69 (17.21%) HTTP
17 64 (15.96%) Ruby
18 63 (15.71%) XML
19 62 (15.46%) Hibernate
20 61 (15.21%) REST
20 61 (15.21%) Open Source
21 60 (14.96%) Spring
22 59 (14.71%) J2EE
22 59 (14.71%) Relational Database
23 57 (14.21%) Jenkins
24 56 (13.97%) Mac OS X
25 52 (12.97%) Subversion
26 51 (12.72%) Cucumber
27 49 (12.22%) Python
28 48 (11.97%) BDD

Java
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 May 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 38 (9.48%) WebSphere
2 37 (9.23%) Apache
3 30 (7.48%) Tomcat
4 19 (4.74%) Node.js
5 17 (4.24%) Cloud Foundry
5 17 (4.24%) WebLogic
6 14 (3.49%) IIS
6 14 (3.49%) JBoss
7 13 (3.24%) nginx
8 12 (2.99%) Jetty
9 11 (2.74%) Adobe Experience Manager
10 10 (2.49%) Apache Solr
11 9 (2.24%) Oracle SOA Suite
12 6 (1.50%) WebSphere Application Server
13 5 (1.25%) CMS
13 5 (1.25%) Confluence
14 4 (1.00%) CICS
14 4 (1.00%) GlassFish
15 3 (0.75%) Oracle BPEL
15 3 (0.75%) FileNet
Applications
1 8 (2.00%) Photoshop
2 4 (1.00%) MS Office
2 4 (1.00%) MS Excel
2 4 (1.00%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.25%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 3 (0.75%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 20 (4.99%) Cloud Computing
2 18 (4.49%) Amazon AWS
3 14 (3.49%) Amazon EC2
4 12 (2.99%) Google App Engine
4 12 (2.99%) Google Cloud Platform
5 11 (2.74%) GitHub
6 2 (0.50%) IaaS
6 2 (0.50%) Route 53
6 2 (0.50%) Virtual Private Cloud
6 2 (0.50%) Amazon S3
6 2 (0.50%) SaaS
7 1 (0.25%) PaaS
7 1 (0.25%) Office 365
7 1 (0.25%) Microsoft Azure
7 1 (0.25%) Amazon CloudWatch
7 1 (0.25%) AWS CloudFormation
Communications & Networking
1 69 (17.21%) HTTP
2 27 (6.73%) TCP/IP
3 18 (4.49%) SSL
3 18 (4.49%) Firewall
4 17 (4.24%) DNS
5 12 (2.99%) DHCP
5 12 (2.99%) FTP
5 12 (2.99%) IPsec
6 8 (2.00%) LDAP
7 7 (1.75%) Internet
8 4 (1.00%) Unified Communications
9 3 (0.75%) Converged Networks
9 3 (0.75%) WAN
10 2 (0.50%) ATM
11 1 (0.25%) Intrusion Detection
Database & Business Intelligence
1 74 (18.45%) MongoDB
2 59 (14.71%) Relational Database
3 33 (8.23%) Neo4j
4 32 (7.98%) NoSQL
5 26 (6.48%) MySQL
6 19 (4.74%) Oracle Database
7 13 (3.24%) PostgreSQL
8 12 (2.99%) SQL Server
8 12 (2.99%) Oracle Database 11g
9 10 (2.49%) RDBMS
10 8 (2.00%) Big Data
11 7 (1.75%) DB2
12 5 (1.25%) Data Warehouse
12 5 (1.25%) Hadoop
13 4 (1.00%) Apache Hive
14 3 (0.75%) Redis
14 3 (0.75%) Adabas
15 2 (0.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
15 2 (0.50%) Pentaho
15 2 (0.50%) Amazon RDS
Development Applications
1 73 (18.20%) Git (software)
2 57 (14.21%) Jenkins
3 52 (12.97%) Subversion
4 51 (12.72%) Cucumber
5 35 (8.73%) JUnit
6 26 (6.48%) Eclipse
7 20 (4.99%) Selenium
8 19 (4.74%) Maven
9 17 (4.24%) IntelliJ
9 17 (4.24%) TeamCity
9 17 (4.24%) Capybara
10 11 (2.74%) QuickTest Pro
11 9 (2.24%) JIRA
12 8 (2.00%) WATIR
12 8 (2.00%) NetBeans
12 8 (2.00%) Sahi
13 7 (1.75%) GitLab
14 6 (1.50%) DbUnit
14 6 (1.50%) Ant
15 5 (1.25%) JMeter
General
1 32 (7.98%) Finance
2 14 (3.49%) Telecoms
3 10 (2.49%) Retail
4 5 (1.25%) Games
5 3 (0.75%) Pharmaceutical
6 2 (0.50%) Publishing
7 1 (0.25%) Back Office
7 1 (0.25%) Banking
Job Titles
1 255 (63.59%) Developer
2 153 (38.15%) Java Developer
3 26 (6.48%) Analyst
4 20 (4.99%) Architect
4 20 (4.99%) Senior Developer
5 17 (4.24%) Ruby Developer
6 15 (3.74%) Test Analyst
6 15 (3.74%) Senior Java Developer
7 14 (3.49%) Agile Coach
8 13 (3.24%) Lead Developer
9 11 (2.74%) Software Developer
10 10 (2.49%) Lead Java Developer
10 10 (2.49%) UI Programmer
10 10 (2.49%) UI Developer
11 9 (2.24%) Front-End Developer
11 9 (2.24%) ScrumMaster
11 9 (2.24%) Software Engineer
12 8 (2.00%) QA Analyst
12 8 (2.00%) Java Software Engineer
13 7 (1.75%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 146 (36.41%) HTML
2 85 (21.20%) CSS
3 63 (15.71%) XML
4 62 (15.46%) Hibernate
5 61 (15.21%) REST
6 60 (14.96%) Spring
7 59 (14.71%) J2EE
8 47 (11.72%) Web Services
9 43 (10.72%) .NET
10 37 (9.23%) JAX-RS
11 35 (8.73%) CSS3
11 35 (8.73%) jQuery
12 34 (8.48%) HTML5
13 27 (6.73%) Sass
14 24 (5.99%) RESTful
15 23 (5.74%) Spring MVC
16 21 (5.24%) JSP
17 18 (4.49%) Servlets
18 17 (4.24%) Sinatra
19 15 (3.74%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 14 (3.49%) Analytical Skills
2 12 (2.99%) Visualisation
3 7 (1.75%) User Experience
3 7 (1.75%) Chemistry
4 6 (1.50%) Algorithms
5 5 (1.25%) Life Science
5 5 (1.25%) Cryptography
5 5 (1.25%) Mainframe
6 4 (1.00%) W3C
6 4 (1.00%) Client/Server
6 4 (1.00%) Computer Science
6 4 (1.00%) Mobile App
7 3 (0.75%) Fat Client
7 3 (0.75%) Data Structures
7 3 (0.75%) APACS
7 3 (0.75%) EPoS
7 3 (0.75%) NHS
7 3 (0.75%) Thin Client
8 2 (0.50%) Smartcard
8 2 (0.50%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 118 (29.43%) Linux
2 78 (19.45%) UNIX
3 56 (13.97%) Mac OS X
4 11 (2.74%) Windows
4 11 (2.74%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 8 (2.00%) Android
6 4 (1.00%) Apple iOS
7 3 (0.75%) CentOS
7 3 (0.75%) AIX
7 3 (0.75%) HPUX
8 2 (0.50%) zOS
9 1 (0.25%) SUSE
9 1 (0.25%) Debian
9 1 (0.25%) Fedora
9 1 (0.25%) Ubuntu
9 1 (0.25%) Solaris
9 1 (0.25%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 246 (61.35%) Agile Software Development
2 106 (26.43%) TDD
3 98 (24.44%) Continuous Integration
4 80 (19.95%) Web Design
5 76 (18.95%) Configuration Management
6 70 (17.46%) Responsive Web Design
7 61 (15.21%) Open Source
8 48 (11.97%) BDD
9 43 (10.72%) Scrum
10 40 (9.98%) Software Engineering
11 36 (8.98%) MVC
11 36 (8.98%) OO
12 35 (8.73%) E-Commerce
12 35 (8.73%) Continuous Improvement
13 27 (6.73%) DevOps
13 27 (6.73%) Test Automation
14 26 (6.48%) Web Development
14 26 (6.48%) Automated Testing
14 26 (6.48%) Mentoring
15 24 (5.99%) Pair Programming
Programming Languages
1 103 (25.69%) JavaScript
2 84 (20.95%) SQL
3 64 (15.96%) Ruby
4 49 (12.22%) Python
5 37 (9.23%) PHP
6 34 (8.48%) C#
7 25 (6.23%) Perl
8 20 (4.99%) Scala
9 19 (4.74%) C++
10 18 (4.49%) C
11 12 (2.99%) Groovy
11 12 (2.99%) Shell Script
12 9 (2.24%) VB
13 7 (1.75%) PL/SQL
13 7 (1.75%) Bash Shell
14 4 (1.00%) COBOL
14 4 (1.00%) JCL
14 4 (1.00%) Objective-C
15 3 (0.75%) LotusScript
15 3 (0.75%) R
Qualifications
1 34 (8.48%) Security Cleared
2 21 (5.24%) Degree
3 15 (3.74%) SC Cleared
4 3 (0.75%) BC Cleared
4 3 (0.75%) DV Cleared
5 2 (0.50%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 2 (0.50%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (0.25%) PMI Certification
6 1 (0.25%) Sun Certification
6 1 (0.25%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 40 (9.98%) QA
System Software
1 31 (7.73%) VMware Infrastructure
2 12 (2.99%) Xen
3 1 (0.25%) Tivoli Directory Server
3 1 (0.25%) Docker
Systems Management
1 31 (7.73%) Puppet
1 31 (7.73%) Opscode Chef
2 17 (4.24%) Graylog
3 13 (3.24%) Ansible
4 2 (0.50%) Salt
4 2 (0.50%) OpenIDM
4 2 (0.50%) OpenView
5 1 (0.25%) Tivoli
5 1 (0.25%) Nagios
5 1 (0.25%) HP Quality Center
5 1 (0.25%) HAProxy
5 1 (0.25%) Cobbler
5 1 (0.25%) StatsD
Vendors
1 86 (21.45%) Oracle
2 31 (7.73%) VMware
3 22 (5.49%) Microsoft
4 17 (4.24%) Akamai
4 17 (4.24%) New Relic
5 13 (3.24%) Adobe
5 13 (3.24%) IBM
6 12 (2.99%) Red Hat
6 12 (2.99%) Google
7 11 (2.74%) hybris
8 6 (1.50%) Lotus
9 5 (1.25%) Sun
9 5 (1.25%) Splunk
10 4 (1.00%) Atlassian
11 2 (0.50%) HP
11 2 (0.50%) Cisco
12 1 (0.25%) Vignette
12 1 (0.25%) Chordiant
12 1 (0.25%) Citrix
12 1 (0.25%) BEA
West Yorkshire
AMsource Technology
Rate: £300 - £360 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
West Yorkshire
Capita - ITPS
Rate: £300 - £380 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £500.00 - £650.00 per day
Posted: 13 days ago
Leeds
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £700.00 - £900.00 per day
Posted: 15 days ago
Leeds
Lawrence Harvey
Rate: £360.00 per day
Posted: 20 days ago
Leeds
CPS Group
Rate: £400 - £500 per day
Posted: 27 days ago