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 8 February 2016 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
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Java
Rank 6 11 17
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +6
Contract jobs citing Java 261 174 117
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 12.90% 9.93% 7.64%
As % of the Programming Languages category 32.87% 27.32% 19.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 172 126 69
Average daily rate £450 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.00% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £313 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £500 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £365
% change year-on-year
+0.06% +9.58%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 5 0
Average hourly rate - £40.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.88 £37.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+9.00% -
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
794 637 588
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 39.25% 36.36% 38.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 515 444 393
Average daily rate £400 £350 £310
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% +12.90%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £475 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £355 £325
% change year-on-year
+5.63% +9.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 8 6
Average hourly rate £19.50 £35.00 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-44.28% +40.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.25 £33.00 £13.65
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.00 £43.00 £175.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £35.50 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+12.67% +4.41%

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 8 February 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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Java within the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 8 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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 +1 204 £450 +12.50% 94
Bradford +13 27 £550 +48.64% 1
Pudsey - 1 £450 -
Java
Yorkshire

Java
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, 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.

1 387 (67.54%) Agile Software Development
2 195 (34.03%) Linux
3 190 (33.16%) HTML
4 188 (32.81%) JavaScript
5 160 (27.92%) Spring
6 153 (26.70%) TDD
7 150 (26.18%) Jenkins
8 140 (24.43%) CSS
9 126 (21.99%) Maven
10 122 (21.29%) Oracle
11 118 (20.59%) Git (software)
12 115 (20.07%) .NET
12 115 (20.07%) DevOps
13 106 (18.50%) Python
14 102 (17.80%) Security Cleared
15 99 (17.28%) Puppet
16 97 (16.93%) Ruby
17 94 (16.40%) C#
18 92 (16.06%) Hibernate
18 92 (16.06%) MongoDB
19 89 (15.53%) Scrum
20 86 (15.01%) REST
21 83 (14.49%) SQL
22 77 (13.44%) Continuous Integration
23 76 (13.26%) Unix
24 73 (12.74%) JIRA
25 72 (12.57%) SC Cleared
25 72 (12.57%) JUnit
26 71 (12.39%) HTML5
27 69 (12.04%) NoSQL

Java
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, 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 56 (9.77%) Confluence
2 52 (9.08%) Apache
3 51 (8.90%) Node.js
4 50 (8.73%) Tomcat
5 30 (5.24%) WebSphere
6 28 (4.89%) nginx
7 25 (4.36%) OpenStack
8 16 (2.79%) IIS
9 15 (2.62%) JBoss
9 15 (2.62%) Jetty
10 14 (2.44%) CMS
11 12 (2.09%) WebSphere Application Server
12 10 (1.75%) WebLogic
13 9 (1.57%) SharePoint
14 5 (0.87%) Adobe Experience Manager
14 5 (0.87%) Apache Solr
15 4 (0.70%) GlassFish
16 3 (0.52%) CloudStack
16 3 (0.52%) SAS
17 2 (0.35%) WordPress
Applications
1 8 (1.40%) MS Visio
2 6 (1.05%) Photoshop
3 3 (0.52%) MS Excel
4 2 (0.35%) MS Office
5 1 (0.17%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 1 (0.17%) Adobe Illustrator
5 1 (0.17%) InDesign
Business Applications
1 1 (0.17%) Adobe Campaign
1 1 (0.17%) BASE24
1 1 (0.17%) BigMachines
1 1 (0.17%) Eloqua
1 1 (0.17%) SAP CRM
1 1 (0.17%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 1 (0.17%) SAP SRM
1 1 (0.17%) Unica
Cloud Services
1 62 (10.82%) Amazon AWS
2 27 (4.71%) Cloud Computing
3 17 (2.97%) Amazon EC2
3 17 (2.97%) GitHub
3 17 (2.97%) Google App Engine
3 17 (2.97%) Google Cloud Platform
4 13 (2.27%) IaaS
5 12 (2.09%) Microsoft Azure
6 7 (1.22%) SaaS
7 5 (0.87%) PaaS
8 1 (0.17%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 46 (8.03%) HTTP
2 38 (6.63%) Internet
3 21 (3.66%) TCP/IP
4 18 (3.14%) SSL
5 15 (2.62%) DNS
6 13 (2.27%) DHCP
6 13 (2.27%) FTP
6 13 (2.27%) IPsec
7 9 (1.57%) SNMP
8 5 (0.87%) Firewall
9 4 (0.70%) LAN
9 4 (0.70%) WAN
10 3 (0.52%) LDAP
10 3 (0.52%) Network Security
11 2 (0.35%) SMS
12 1 (0.17%) Ethernet
12 1 (0.17%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
12 1 (0.17%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 92 (16.06%) MongoDB
2 69 (12.04%) NoSQL
3 49 (8.55%) MySQL
4 47 (8.20%) Relational Database
5 39 (6.81%) Apache Cassandra
5 39 (6.81%) SQL Server
6 37 (6.46%) Oracle Database
7 25 (4.36%) PostgreSQL
8 20 (3.49%) Oracle Database 11g
9 13 (2.27%) Oracle BI Publisher
10 12 (2.09%) RDBMS
10 12 (2.09%) Redis
11 10 (1.75%) CouchDB
12 9 (1.57%) Amazon RDS
12 9 (1.57%) Big Data
12 9 (1.57%) Data Warehouse
12 9 (1.57%) Hadoop
12 9 (1.57%) Neo4j
12 9 (1.57%) SQL Server 2008
13 8 (1.40%) DB2
Development Applications
1 150 (26.18%) Jenkins
2 126 (21.99%) Maven
3 118 (20.59%) Git (software)
4 73 (12.74%) JIRA
5 72 (12.57%) JUnit
6 57 (9.95%) Selenium
7 45 (7.85%) SonarQube
8 44 (7.68%) Cucumber
8 44 (7.68%) Subversion
9 27 (4.71%) Sonatype Nexus
10 25 (4.36%) Eclipse
11 23 (4.01%) Appium
11 23 (4.01%) Mockito
12 22 (3.84%) Liquibase
12 22 (3.84%) Mocha
13 17 (2.97%) Ant
14 15 (2.62%) JMeter
14 15 (2.62%) LoadRunner
15 13 (2.27%) Firebug
16 11 (1.92%) Hamcrest
General
1 47 (8.20%) Finance
2 26 (4.54%) Retail
3 16 (2.79%) Games
4 10 (1.75%) Banking
5 5 (0.87%) Law
5 5 (0.87%) Legal
5 5 (0.87%) Telecoms
6 3 (0.52%) Marketing
6 3 (0.52%) Publishing
7 2 (0.35%) Advertising
7 2 (0.35%) Local Government
8 1 (0.17%) Electronics
8 1 (0.17%) Manufacturing
8 1 (0.17%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 355 (61.95%) Developer
2 253 (44.15%) Java Developer
3 93 (16.23%) Architect
4 68 (11.87%) Agile Developer
5 66 (11.52%) Senior Developer
6 63 (10.99%) Agile Java Developer
7 51 (8.90%) DevOps Engineer
7 51 (8.90%) Senior Java Developer
8 33 (5.76%) Digital Developer
9 30 (5.24%) Technical Architect
10 28 (4.89%) JavaScript Developer
11 26 (4.54%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
12 24 (4.19%) Solutions Architect
13 18 (3.14%) DevOps Architect
13 18 (3.14%) Java Architect
14 15 (2.62%) Analyst
14 15 (2.62%) Operations Engineer
15 14 (2.44%) HTML Developer
16 13 (2.27%) Java Engineer
16 13 (2.27%) UI Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 190 (33.16%) HTML
2 160 (27.92%) Spring
3 140 (24.43%) CSS
4 115 (20.07%) .NET
5 92 (16.06%) Hibernate
6 86 (15.01%) REST
7 71 (12.39%) HTML5
8 63 (10.99%) J2EE
9 61 (10.65%) XML
10 56 (9.77%) AngularJS
11 53 (9.25%) Web Services
12 42 (7.33%) jQuery
12 42 (7.33%) Servlets
13 40 (6.98%) RESTful
14 34 (5.93%) CSS3
14 34 (5.93%) JSP
15 33 (5.76%) JSON
16 31 (5.41%) Apache Camel
17 30 (5.24%) XHTML
18 26 (4.54%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 42 (7.33%) Analytical Skills
2 20 (3.49%) User Experience
3 16 (2.79%) Mobile App
4 13 (2.27%) Enterprise Software
5 10 (1.75%) Online Games
5 10 (1.75%) PKI
6 8 (1.40%) Algorithms
6 8 (1.40%) Client/Server
6 8 (1.40%) Ontologies
6 8 (1.40%) Visualisation
7 6 (1.05%) EPoS
8 5 (0.87%) Blog
8 5 (0.87%) Social Media
9 4 (0.70%) Management Information System
10 3 (0.52%) Blackberry
10 3 (0.52%) iPad
11 2 (0.35%) RIA
12 1 (0.17%) Data Centre
12 1 (0.17%) Data Integration
12 1 (0.17%) Enterprise Cloud
Operating Systems
1 195 (34.03%) Linux
2 76 (13.26%) Unix
3 58 (10.12%) Mac OS X
4 36 (6.28%) Windows
5 29 (5.06%) CentOS
6 27 (4.71%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 24 (4.19%) Android
8 17 (2.97%) Ubuntu
9 8 (1.40%) Apple iOS
10 7 (1.22%) Mac OS
11 5 (0.87%) AIX
12 3 (0.52%) HPUX
12 3 (0.52%) SUSE
13 2 (0.35%) Solaris
13 2 (0.35%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 387 (67.54%) Agile Software Development
2 153 (26.70%) TDD
3 115 (20.07%) DevOps
4 89 (15.53%) Scrum
5 77 (13.44%) Continuous Integration
6 68 (11.87%) BDD
7 66 (11.52%) Microservices
8 64 (11.17%) SOA
9 59 (10.30%) Configuration Management
10 48 (8.38%) Open Source
11 40 (6.98%) Test Automation
12 29 (5.06%) Front End Development
12 29 (5.06%) Web Design
13 28 (4.89%) Data Protection
14 27 (4.71%) MVC
15 26 (4.54%) API Design
15 26 (4.54%) Build Automation
15 26 (4.54%) Continuous Delivery
15 26 (4.54%) OO
15 26 (4.54%) Responsive Web Design
Programming Languages
1 188 (32.81%) JavaScript
2 106 (18.50%) Python
3 97 (16.93%) Ruby
4 94 (16.40%) C#
5 83 (14.49%) SQL
6 47 (8.20%) C++
7 41 (7.16%) Scala
8 35 (6.11%) Perl
9 33 (5.76%) Bash Shell
10 23 (4.01%) C
11 19 (3.32%) PHP
12 14 (2.44%) PL/SQL
13 12 (2.09%) PowerShell
13 12 (2.09%) Shell Script
14 10 (1.75%) VB
15 9 (1.57%) FQL
16 8 (1.40%) SPARQL
17 7 (1.22%) R
18 6 (1.05%) CoffeeScript
18 6 (1.05%) VBA
Qualifications
1 102 (17.80%) Security Cleared
2 72 (12.57%) SC Cleared
3 16 (2.79%) BPSS Clearance
4 14 (2.44%) BC Cleared
5 3 (0.52%) Degree
6 2 (0.35%) DV Cleared
6 2 (0.35%) ISEB
7 1 (0.17%) DBS Check
7 1 (0.17%) ISTQB
7 1 (0.17%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 1 (0.17%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (0.17%) MBA
7 1 (0.17%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 33 (5.76%) Disclosure Scotland
1 33 (5.76%) QA
2 4 (0.70%) WCAG
3 1 (0.17%) GPG13
3 1 (0.17%) HL7
3 1 (0.17%) ISO 8583
3 1 (0.17%) ISO20022
3 1 (0.17%) WAI
System Software
1 35 (6.11%) VMware Infrastructure
2 27 (4.71%) vSphere
3 20 (3.49%) Docker
4 15 (2.62%) Xen
5 3 (0.52%) KVM
6 2 (0.35%) Hyper-V
7 1 (0.17%) Active Directory
7 1 (0.17%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 99 (17.28%) Puppet
2 28 (4.89%) Opscode Chef
3 22 (3.84%) Bareos
3 22 (3.84%) yum
4 21 (3.66%) Ansible
5 15 (2.62%) Forefront Identity Manager
5 15 (2.62%) logstash
5 15 (2.62%) Oracle Identity Manager
5 15 (2.62%) Piwik
6 9 (1.57%) Nagios
6 9 (1.57%) Oracle Identity Management
7 7 (1.22%) Salt
7 7 (1.22%) StatsD
8 6 (1.05%) Graphite
9 5 (0.87%) Opsview
10 3 (0.52%) Cacti
11 1 (0.17%) HP Quality Center
11 1 (0.17%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 122 (21.29%) Oracle
2 37 (6.46%) VMware
3 29 (5.06%) Google
4 25 (4.36%) Atlassian
5 21 (3.66%) IBM
6 20 (3.49%) Microsoft
6 20 (3.49%) Red Hat
7 12 (2.09%) Adobe
8 10 (1.75%) Apigee
8 10 (1.75%) HP
9 7 (1.22%) Citrix
9 7 (1.22%) Mashery
9 7 (1.22%) SaltStack
9 7 (1.22%) Tableau
9 7 (1.22%) Teradata
10 6 (1.05%) AppDynamics
10 6 (1.05%) Dynatrace
10 6 (1.05%) New Relic
10 6 (1.05%) Splunk
11 5 (0.87%) hybris
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Experis Ltd
Rate: £350 - £378 per day
Posted: 4 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
MA Associates Worldwide
Rate: From £375 to £425 per day
Posted: 8 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
TEKsystems
Rate: £325 - £400 per day
Posted: 12 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
ISL
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 13 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
TEKsystems
Rate: £350 - £375 per day
Posted: 13 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
TEKsystems
Rate: £300 - £375 per day
Posted: 13 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Experis Ltd
Rate: £350 - £425 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Elevate Direct
Rate: From £450 to £510 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: £600 - £700 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
ReThink Recruitment
Rate: £600 - £650 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Pro-Quest Resourcing Ltd
Rate: £300 - £375 Per Day £300-375 / day
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Oscar
Rate: £300 - £375 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: Market Rates
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Blue Personnel
Rate: From £400 to £450 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Oscar
Rate: £300 - £400 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Rate: £400 - £440 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Shipley, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Rate: From £450 to £500 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hydrogen Group
Rate: £300 - £350 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds
Computer Futures
Rate: £300 - £400 per day + competitive
Posted: 11 days ago
Leeds
Computer Futures
Rate: £300 - £400 per annum + competitive
Posted: 18 days ago
Leeds
The Creative Emporium Limited (TCE)
Rate: £650 - £675 per day
Posted: 20 days ago
Leeds
Computer Futures
Rate: £300 - £450 per annum + competitive
Posted: 27 days ago