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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Java over the 3 months to 1 October 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
1 Oct 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Java
Rank 4 8 26
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +18
Contract jobs citing Java 311 293 104
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 16.60% 12.83% 6.38%
As % of the Programming Languages category 37.20% 30.46% 20.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 223 197 69
Median daily rate £433 £425 £345
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.76% +23.18%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £315 £325 £295
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £530 £526
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £423 £375
% change year-on-year
+0.59% +12.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 2
Median hourly rate £42.50 £40.00 £50.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -20.00%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.50 £40.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-3.75% +14.28%
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
836 962 520
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 44.63% 42.14% 31.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 567 644 317
Median daily rate £400 £363 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.34% +11.53%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £283 £294 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 10 6
Median hourly rate £13.50 £21.00 £37.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-35.71% -43.24%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £10.10 £18.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £40.00 £50.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.00 £39.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+5.12% +11.42%

Java
Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the West Yorkshire region citing Java as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 1 October 2016.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Java within the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 1 October 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 +2 285 £450 +5.88% 54
Bradford +20 7 £425 +41.66% 5
Halifax +12 6 £425 - 1
Wakefield -6 1 £150 -50.00% 1
Castleford - 1 - -
Java
Yorkshire

Java
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 1 October 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Java also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the West Yorkshire region with a requirement for Java.

1 432 (66.26%) Agile Software Development
2 259 (39.72%) TDD
3 220 (33.74%) Spring
4 219 (33.59%) JavaScript
5 169 (25.92%) Scrum
6 166 (25.46%) Jenkins
7 145 (22.24%) HTML
8 127 (19.48%) RESTful
8 127 (19.48%) Scala
9 125 (19.17%) Git (software)
10 122 (18.71%) BDD
11 119 (18.25%) Continuous Integration
12 118 (18.10%) Linux
13 117 (17.94%) CSS
13 117 (17.94%) Hibernate
13 117 (17.94%) MongoDB
14 103 (15.80%) Microservices
15 102 (15.64%) Puppet
16 91 (13.96%) Selenium
17 88 (13.50%) Open Source
18 85 (13.04%) Python
19 80 (12.27%) Ruby
20 79 (12.12%) NoSQL
20 79 (12.12%) HTML5
21 78 (11.96%) Analytical Skills
22 77 (11.81%) JIRA
23 76 (11.66%) Node.js
24 73 (11.20%) OO
24 73 (11.20%) Oracle
25 72 (11.04%) Maven

Java
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 40 (6.13%) Confluence
2 28 (4.29%) Tomcat
3 21 (3.22%) WebSphere
4 18 (2.76%) Apache
5 16 (2.45%) Apache Spark
5 16 (2.45%) Jetty
5 16 (2.45%) nginx
6 14 (2.15%) Cloud Foundry
7 12 (1.84%) Elasticsearch
8 9 (1.38%) WebLogic
9 7 (1.07%) WebSphere Application Server
10 6 (0.92%) CMS
11 5 (0.77%) IIS
11 5 (0.77%) Mongrel
11 5 (0.77%) OpenStack
12 4 (0.61%) Mule ESB
13 3 (0.46%) JBoss
13 3 (0.46%) Mule
13 3 (0.46%) WordPress
14 2 (0.31%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 1 (0.15%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (0.31%) Temenos T24
2 1 (0.15%) FLEXCUBE
2 1 (0.15%) Magento
2 1 (0.15%) Oracle BPM
2 1 (0.15%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (0.15%) VisionPLUS
Cloud Services
1 41 (6.29%) GitHub
2 32 (4.91%) Amazon AWS
3 17 (2.61%) PaaS
4 10 (1.53%) Google Cloud Platform
5 8 (1.23%) Google App Engine
6 7 (1.07%) Amazon EC2
7 6 (0.92%) Cloud Computing
8 5 (0.77%) Microsoft Azure
9 4 (0.61%) Amazon S3
9 4 (0.61%) IaaS
10 2 (0.31%) AWS CloudFormation
10 2 (0.31%) Office 365
10 2 (0.31%) Oracle CX
11 1 (0.15%) Amazon EMR
11 1 (0.15%) CloudBees
11 1 (0.15%) G Suite
11 1 (0.15%) OpenShift
11 1 (0.15%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 32 (4.91%) HTTP
2 17 (2.61%) Network Security
3 11 (1.69%) DNS
4 9 (1.38%) DHCP
4 9 (1.38%) Firewall
4 9 (1.38%) Internet
5 7 (1.07%) SSL
5 7 (1.07%) TCP/IP
6 6 (0.92%) FTP
6 6 (0.92%) IPsec
7 3 (0.46%) LAN
7 3 (0.46%) LDAP
7 3 (0.46%) SMTP
7 3 (0.46%) WAN
8 2 (0.31%) DSL
8 2 (0.31%) iSCSI
8 2 (0.31%) MPLS
8 2 (0.31%) Structured Cabling
8 2 (0.31%) VRRP
9 1 (0.15%) OpenVPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 117 (17.94%) MongoDB
2 79 (12.12%) NoSQL
3 58 (8.90%) Relational Database
4 39 (5.98%) MySQL
5 36 (5.52%) PostgreSQL
6 31 (4.75%) Apache Cassandra
7 20 (3.07%) Hadoop
7 20 (3.07%) SQL Server
8 19 (2.91%) Redis
9 12 (1.84%) CouchDB
10 11 (1.69%) Oracle Database
11 9 (1.38%) Big Data
12 7 (1.07%) RDBMS
13 6 (0.92%) DB2
14 5 (0.77%) Hazelcast
14 5 (0.77%) Neo4j
15 3 (0.46%) Apache Hive
15 3 (0.46%) Data Mining
15 3 (0.46%) Data Warehouse
15 3 (0.46%) Riak
Development Applications
1 166 (25.46%) Jenkins
2 125 (19.17%) Git (software)
3 91 (13.96%) Selenium
4 77 (11.81%) JIRA
5 72 (11.04%) Maven
6 68 (10.43%) Cucumber
7 67 (10.28%) JUnit
8 34 (5.21%) WebDriver
9 31 (4.75%) Subversion
10 21 (3.22%) SoapUI
11 20 (3.07%) Mercurial
12 17 (2.61%) JMeter
12 17 (2.61%) Mockito
13 16 (2.45%) Jasmine
13 16 (2.45%) TestNG
14 12 (1.84%) Hudson
15 11 (1.69%) Sonatype Nexus
15 11 (1.69%) Vagrant
16 10 (1.53%) Grunt
16 10 (1.53%) IntelliJ
General
1 36 (5.52%) Finance
2 32 (4.91%) Retail
3 21 (3.22%) Banking
4 14 (2.15%) Games
5 3 (0.46%) Marketing
5 3 (0.46%) Retail Banking
6 2 (0.31%) Advertising
6 2 (0.31%) Law
6 2 (0.31%) Online Betting
7 1 (0.15%) Automotive
7 1 (0.15%) Billing
7 1 (0.15%) Financial Institution
7 1 (0.15%) Legal
Job Titles
1 416 (63.80%) Developer
2 313 (48.01%) Java Developer
3 70 (10.74%) Architect
4 59 (9.05%) Senior Developer
5 58 (8.90%) Senior Java Developer
6 54 (8.28%) Scala Developer
7 52 (7.98%) Agile Developer
8 50 (7.67%) Agile Java Developer
9 42 (6.44%) Java Scala Developer
10 29 (4.45%) Java Architect
10 29 (4.45%) Technical Architect
11 27 (4.14%) JavaScript Developer
12 23 (3.53%) Java Engineer
13 22 (3.37%) Tester
14 21 (3.22%) Technical Leader
15 20 (3.07%) Analyst
15 20 (3.07%) DevOps Engineer
16 19 (2.91%) Android Developer
16 19 (2.91%) Senior Java Scala Developer
16 19 (2.91%) Senior Scala Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 220 (33.74%) Spring
2 145 (22.24%) HTML
3 127 (19.48%) RESTful
4 117 (17.94%) CSS
4 117 (17.94%) Hibernate
5 79 (12.12%) HTML5
6 76 (11.66%) Node.js
7 69 (10.58%) AngularJS
8 63 (9.66%) REST
9 59 (9.05%) J2EE
10 57 (8.74%) RabbitMQ
11 53 (8.13%) CSS3
12 50 (7.67%) JSON
13 48 (7.36%) Web Services
14 39 (5.98%) Spring Boot
15 38 (5.83%) Play Framework
16 34 (5.21%) XML
17 33 (5.06%) React
18 28 (4.29%) Django
18 28 (4.29%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 78 (11.96%) Analytical Skills
2 30 (4.60%) Mobile App
3 29 (4.45%) Enterprise Software
4 26 (3.99%) User Experience
5 18 (2.76%) Social Media
6 15 (2.30%) Digital Media
7 12 (1.84%) Computer Science
8 7 (1.07%) Mainframe
9 6 (0.92%) Algorithms
9 6 (0.92%) Management Information System
9 6 (0.92%) Statistics
9 6 (0.92%) Tandem
10 4 (0.61%) Driving Licence
10 4 (0.61%) Virtual Team
11 3 (0.46%) PKI
11 3 (0.46%) RIA
11 3 (0.46%) Smartcard
11 3 (0.46%) Telematics
12 2 (0.31%) Data Integration
12 2 (0.31%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 118 (18.10%) Linux
2 47 (7.21%) Unix
3 26 (3.99%) Windows
4 23 (3.53%) Android
5 22 (3.37%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 16 (2.45%) Mac OS X
7 5 (0.77%) Apple iOS
8 4 (0.61%) Windows Server
9 2 (0.31%) AIX
9 2 (0.31%) CentOS
9 2 (0.31%) HPUX
9 2 (0.31%) Oracle Linux
9 2 (0.31%) SUSE
9 2 (0.31%) Windows Server 2012
10 1 (0.15%) Embedded Linux
10 1 (0.15%) Mac OS
10 1 (0.15%) OS/400
Processes & Methodologies
1 432 (66.26%) Agile Software Development
2 259 (39.72%) TDD
3 169 (25.92%) Scrum
4 122 (18.71%) BDD
5 119 (18.25%) Continuous Integration
6 103 (15.80%) Microservices
7 88 (13.50%) Open Source
8 73 (11.20%) OO
9 71 (10.89%) Software Engineering
10 66 (10.12%) DevOps
10 66 (10.12%) Kanban
11 60 (9.20%) Pair Programming
12 59 (9.05%) SOA
13 45 (6.90%) Unit Testing
14 44 (6.75%) Test Automation
15 39 (5.98%) Configuration Management
16 34 (5.21%) Web Development
17 33 (5.06%) Automated Testing
17 33 (5.06%) Coaching
17 33 (5.06%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 219 (33.59%) JavaScript
2 127 (19.48%) Scala
3 85 (13.04%) Python
4 80 (12.27%) Ruby
5 70 (10.74%) SQL
6 50 (7.67%) PHP
7 36 (5.52%) Groovy
8 28 (4.29%) C#
9 23 (3.53%) Clojure
10 12 (1.84%) Bash Shell
11 11 (1.69%) C++
11 11 (1.69%) ECMAScript
11 11 (1.69%) ES6
12 6 (0.92%) CoffeeScript
12 6 (0.92%) VBScript
13 5 (0.77%) Objective-C
14 4 (0.61%) Perl
14 4 (0.61%) PowerShell
14 4 (0.61%) VBA
15 3 (0.46%) Delphi
Qualifications
1 21 (3.22%) Security Cleared
2 12 (1.84%) Degree
3 11 (1.69%) BPSS Clearance
3 11 (1.69%) ISEB
3 11 (1.69%) ISTQB
4 8 (1.23%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 8 (1.23%) SC Cleared
5 4 (0.61%) CCNP
5 4 (0.61%) Cisco Certification
6 3 (0.46%) MCSE
6 3 (0.46%) Microsoft Certification
6 3 (0.46%) RHCE
6 3 (0.46%) Sun Certification
7 2 (0.31%) BC Cleared
8 1 (0.15%) PhD
8 1 (0.15%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (2.61%) QA
2 13 (1.99%) Disclosure Scotland
3 4 (0.61%) SDET
4 3 (0.46%) HL7
5 2 (0.31%) GCP
6 1 (0.15%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 30 (4.60%) Docker
2 24 (3.68%) Virtual Machines
3 17 (2.61%) VMware Infrastructure
4 7 (1.07%) Xen
5 4 (0.61%) Hyper-V
5 4 (0.61%) vSphere
6 3 (0.46%) Active Directory
7 2 (0.31%) Apache Flume
7 2 (0.31%) KVM
8 1 (0.15%) NFS
8 1 (0.15%) Squid
8 1 (0.15%) vCloud
8 1 (0.15%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 102 (15.64%) Puppet
2 36 (5.52%) Opscode Chef
3 23 (3.53%) Oracle Identity Management
3 23 (3.53%) Oracle Identity Manager
4 12 (1.84%) logstash
5 7 (1.07%) Ansible
5 7 (1.07%) Piwik
6 3 (0.46%) Bareos
6 3 (0.46%) HP Quality Center
6 3 (0.46%) Nagios
6 3 (0.46%) yum
7 2 (0.31%) Grafana
7 2 (0.31%) Terraform
7 2 (0.31%) vMotion
8 1 (0.15%) Graylog
8 1 (0.15%) Icinga
8 1 (0.15%) Kibana
8 1 (0.15%) Kubernetes
8 1 (0.15%) Network Intrusion Detection System
8 1 (0.15%) vRealize
Vendors
1 73 (11.20%) Oracle
2 27 (4.14%) Red Hat
3 22 (3.37%) MuleSoft
4 21 (3.22%) VMware
5 20 (3.07%) Splunk
6 19 (2.91%) AppDynamics
6 19 (2.91%) New Relic
7 14 (2.15%) Google
7 14 (2.15%) Microsoft
8 10 (1.53%) IBM
9 6 (0.92%) Dynatrace
10 5 (0.77%) HP
11 4 (0.61%) SAP
12 3 (0.46%) SaltStack
13 2 (0.31%) BMC
13 2 (0.31%) Dell
13 2 (0.31%) NETGEAR
13 2 (0.31%) Palo Alto
13 2 (0.31%) Sun
13 2 (0.31%) Sybase
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