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 25 February 2017 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
25 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Java
Yorkshire / West Yorkshire
Rank 4 5 12
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +7
Contract jobs citing Java 241 294 173
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 16.83% 15.21% 9.79%
As % of the Programming Languages category 36.85% 36.52% 26.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 149 205 113
Median daily rate £420 £450 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% +20.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £350 £302
10% offered a daily rate of more than £555 £625 £493
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £395
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +1.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Median hourly rate - - £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.50 £42.50 £36.40
% change year-on-year
-4.70% +16.75%

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
654 805 642
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 45.67% 41.65% 36.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 443 539 426
Median daily rate £400 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £315 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £540 £550 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 8 10
Median hourly rate £19.00 £21.00 £37.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-9.52% -44.37%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.38 £14.81 £35.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.50 £21.00 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.50 £40.00 £35.50
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +12.67%

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 25 February 2017.

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 25 February 2017. 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 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 +1 226 £420 -6.66% 69
Bradford -9 7 £538 +19.44% 8
Wakefield - 3 £400 - 1
Pudsey -2 1 £550 -
Halifax - 1 £175 - 1
Java
Yorkshire

Java
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 25 February 2017, 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.

1 326 (68.92%) Agile Software Development
2 155 (32.77%) JavaScript
3 140 (29.60%) Spring
4 128 (27.06%) Scrum
5 114 (24.10%) Jenkins
6 113 (23.89%) TDD
7 109 (23.04%) HTML
8 107 (22.62%) Linux
9 104 (21.99%) Python
10 100 (21.14%) Git (software)
10 100 (21.14%) RESTful
11 89 (18.82%) MongoDB
12 85 (17.97%) BDD
13 84 (17.76%) Scala
14 74 (15.64%) Selenium
15 73 (15.43%) Software Engineering
16 72 (15.22%) REST
17 70 (14.80%) SQL
18 68 (14.38%) Continuous Integration
19 66 (13.95%) Kanban
20 65 (13.74%) Open Source
20 65 (13.74%) JIRA
21 63 (13.32%) DevOps
22 62 (13.11%) CSS
23 61 (12.90%) Puppet
24 60 (12.68%) Ruby
25 59 (12.47%) NoSQL
25 59 (12.47%) HTML5
26 58 (12.26%) PHP
27 57 (12.05%) Microservices

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 47 (9.94%) Confluence
2 35 (7.40%) Apache
3 26 (5.50%) Mule
4 23 (4.86%) Tomcat
5 18 (3.81%) Cloud Foundry
6 17 (3.59%) WebSphere
7 13 (2.75%) Mule ESB
8 12 (2.54%) Apache Spark
9 10 (2.11%) WebSphere Application Server
10 7 (1.48%) Apache Pig
11 6 (1.27%) Adobe Experience Manager
11 6 (1.27%) Anypoint
11 6 (1.27%) OpenStack
12 5 (1.06%) CMS
12 5 (1.06%) WebLogic
13 4 (0.85%) Elasticsearch
13 4 (0.85%) nginx
14 2 (0.42%) GlassFish
14 2 (0.42%) Oracle SOA Suite
15 1 (0.21%) WebSphere Process Server
Applications
1 1 (0.21%) Adobe Creative Suite
1 1 (0.21%) HipChat
Business Applications
1 2 (0.42%) SAP Hybris
2 1 (0.21%) FLEXCUBE
2 1 (0.21%) Oracle BPM
2 1 (0.21%) Sage 50
2 1 (0.21%) SAP Business One
2 1 (0.21%) Temenos T24
2 1 (0.21%) VisionPLUS
Cloud Services
1 42 (8.88%) Amazon AWS
2 20 (4.23%) GitHub
3 14 (2.96%) PaaS
4 12 (2.54%) IaaS
4 12 (2.54%) Microsoft Azure
5 9 (1.90%) Google Cloud Platform
6 8 (1.69%) Loggly
6 8 (1.69%) Sumo Logic
7 4 (0.85%) CloudBees
8 3 (0.63%) OpenShift
8 3 (0.63%) SaaS
9 1 (0.21%) Amazon EC2
9 1 (0.21%) Amazon S3
9 1 (0.21%) AWS CloudFormation
9 1 (0.21%) Google App Engine
9 1 (0.21%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 33 (6.98%) HTTP
2 11 (2.33%) OpenLDAP
3 9 (1.90%) Internet
3 9 (1.90%) TCP/IP
4 6 (1.27%) DNS
4 6 (1.27%) Kerberos
5 5 (1.06%) Network Security
6 3 (0.63%) LDAP
7 2 (0.42%) AMQP
7 2 (0.42%) Firewall
8 1 (0.21%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
8 1 (0.21%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
8 1 (0.21%) OpenFlow
Database & Business Intelligence
1 89 (18.82%) MongoDB
2 59 (12.47%) NoSQL
3 52 (10.99%) PostgreSQL
4 43 (9.09%) MySQL
5 39 (8.25%) Relational Database
6 26 (5.50%) Apache Cassandra
6 26 (5.50%) Redis
7 14 (2.96%) Hadoop
8 13 (2.75%) HBase
9 11 (2.33%) Big Data
10 9 (1.90%) Riak
11 8 (1.69%) Apache Hive
12 7 (1.48%) SQL Server
13 6 (1.27%) Oracle Database
14 4 (0.85%) Oracle Database 11g
15 3 (0.63%) Data Warehouse
15 3 (0.63%) Oracle BI Publisher
15 3 (0.63%) RDBMS
16 2 (0.42%) DB2
16 2 (0.42%) Informix
Development Applications
1 114 (24.10%) Jenkins
2 100 (21.14%) Git (software)
3 74 (15.64%) Selenium
4 65 (13.74%) JIRA
5 53 (11.21%) Cucumber
6 41 (8.67%) JUnit
7 36 (7.61%) Maven
8 30 (6.34%) WebDriver
9 24 (5.07%) JMeter
10 22 (4.65%) Subversion
11 19 (4.02%) Jasmine
12 16 (3.38%) Grunt
13 15 (3.17%) Eclipse
14 14 (2.96%) Android Studio
14 14 (2.96%) Vagrant
15 13 (2.75%) SoapUI
16 10 (2.11%) Mercurial
17 9 (1.90%) Visual Studio
18 8 (1.69%) Mockito
19 7 (1.48%) PHPUnit
General
1 38 (8.03%) Finance
2 20 (4.23%) Retail
3 15 (3.17%) Banking
4 8 (1.69%) Law
5 6 (1.27%) Telecoms
6 4 (0.85%) Electronics
6 4 (0.85%) Games
6 4 (0.85%) Marketing
7 3 (0.63%) Advertising
8 2 (0.42%) German Language
8 2 (0.42%) Legal
8 2 (0.42%) Pharmaceutical
8 2 (0.42%) Retail Banking
9 1 (0.21%) Automotive
9 1 (0.21%) iGaming
9 1 (0.21%) Manufacturing
9 1 (0.21%) Online Betting
Job Titles
1 283 (59.83%) Developer
2 167 (35.31%) Java Developer
3 70 (14.80%) Architect
4 33 (6.98%) Android Developer
5 31 (6.55%) Tester
6 29 (6.13%) Scala Developer
7 26 (5.50%) Technical Architect
8 25 (5.29%) Automation Tester
9 23 (4.86%) Software Engineer
10 22 (4.65%) Senior Developer
11 21 (4.44%) Java Architect
12 20 (4.23%) Agile Developer
12 20 (4.23%) Senior Java Developer
13 19 (4.02%) Agile Java Developer
13 19 (4.02%) Java Scala Developer
14 17 (3.59%) Software Developer
15 16 (3.38%) Oracle Developer
15 16 (3.38%) Solutions Architect
16 14 (2.96%) Java Engineer
16 14 (2.96%) Selenium Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 140 (29.60%) Spring
2 109 (23.04%) HTML
3 100 (21.14%) RESTful
4 72 (15.22%) REST
5 62 (13.11%) CSS
6 59 (12.47%) HTML5
7 54 (11.42%) Hibernate
8 51 (10.78%) Web Services
9 45 (9.51%) J2EE
9 45 (9.51%) JSON
9 45 (9.51%) Node.js
10 44 (9.30%) AngularJS
11 40 (8.46%) SOAP
12 39 (8.25%) CSS3
13 37 (7.82%) XML
14 35 (7.40%) Django
15 32 (6.77%) Play Framework
16 30 (6.34%) Spring Boot
17 25 (5.29%) Android SDK
18 23 (4.86%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 42 (8.88%) Mobile App
2 33 (6.98%) User Experience
3 23 (4.86%) Analytical Skills
4 22 (4.65%) Enterprise Software
5 12 (2.54%) Social Media
6 11 (2.33%) Algorithms
6 11 (2.33%) NHS
7 10 (2.11%) Data Structures
8 9 (1.90%) Data Centre
9 8 (1.69%) Driving Licence
9 8 (1.69%) Tandem
10 5 (1.06%) Computer Science
10 5 (1.06%) Replication
11 4 (0.85%) Mobile Banking
12 3 (0.63%) Digital Media
12 3 (0.63%) e-Learning
12 3 (0.63%) Mainframe
12 3 (0.63%) Online Banking
13 2 (0.42%) Client/Server
13 2 (0.42%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 107 (22.62%) Linux
2 47 (9.94%) Android
3 21 (4.44%) Unix
4 19 (4.02%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 17 (3.59%) Apple iOS
6 11 (2.33%) Windows
7 7 (1.48%) Embedded Linux
8 5 (1.06%) CoreOS
9 4 (0.85%) Mac OS X
9 4 (0.85%) Windows Embedded Compact
10 2 (0.42%) Windows Server
11 1 (0.21%) CentOS
11 1 (0.21%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 326 (68.92%) Agile Software Development
2 128 (27.06%) Scrum
3 113 (23.89%) TDD
4 85 (17.97%) BDD
5 73 (15.43%) Software Engineering
6 68 (14.38%) Continuous Integration
7 66 (13.95%) Kanban
8 65 (13.74%) Open Source
9 63 (13.32%) DevOps
10 57 (12.05%) Microservices
11 55 (11.63%) OO
12 50 (10.57%) Automated Testing
13 48 (10.15%) Unit Testing
14 38 (8.03%) Android Development
14 38 (8.03%) MVC
15 33 (6.98%) Test Automation
16 32 (6.77%) Configuration Management
17 31 (6.55%) Performance Testing
18 29 (6.13%) E-Commerce
19 28 (5.92%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 155 (32.77%) JavaScript
2 104 (21.99%) Python
3 84 (17.76%) Scala
4 70 (14.80%) SQL
5 60 (12.68%) Ruby
6 58 (12.26%) PHP
7 23 (4.86%) C#
8 19 (4.02%) C++
9 16 (3.38%) Groovy
10 15 (3.17%) Bash Shell
11 13 (2.75%) Apple Swift
11 13 (2.75%) Go
12 11 (2.33%) Objective-C
13 8 (1.69%) C
14 3 (0.63%) Shell Script
14 3 (0.63%) XPath
15 2 (0.42%) Clojure
15 2 (0.42%) Korn
15 2 (0.42%) XQuery
16 1 (0.21%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 15 (3.17%) Security Cleared
2 8 (1.69%) BPSS Clearance
2 8 (1.69%) Degree
3 4 (0.85%) ISEB
3 4 (0.85%) ISTQB
4 3 (0.63%) SC Cleared
5 2 (0.42%) CTC Cleared
6 1 (0.21%) BC Cleared
6 1 (0.21%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
6 1 (0.21%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 1 (0.21%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 26 (5.50%) QA
2 7 (1.48%) Disclosure Scotland
3 4 (0.85%) SDET
4 2 (0.42%) Data Quality
4 2 (0.42%) FATCA
4 2 (0.42%) HL7
5 1 (0.21%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 35 (7.40%) Docker
2 13 (2.75%) HDFS
3 9 (1.90%) VMware Infrastructure
4 6 (1.27%) Active Directory
5 5 (1.06%) VirtualBox
6 3 (0.63%) Virtual Machines
7 2 (0.42%) vSphere
8 1 (0.21%) NFS
8 1 (0.21%) Squid
8 1 (0.21%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 61 (12.90%) Puppet
2 47 (9.94%) Opscode Chef
3 29 (6.13%) Ansible
4 24 (5.07%) Nagios
5 20 (4.23%) Oracle Identity Management
6 19 (4.02%) Oracle Identity Manager
7 17 (3.59%) Salt
8 8 (1.69%) Hadoop YARN
8 8 (1.69%) ZABBIX
9 6 (1.27%) Kubernetes
10 3 (0.63%) Forefront Identity Manager
11 2 (0.42%) Terraform
12 1 (0.21%) Grafana
12 1 (0.21%) Graphite
12 1 (0.21%) Graylog
12 1 (0.21%) HAProxy
12 1 (0.21%) Icinga
12 1 (0.21%) Mesos
12 1 (0.21%) StatsD
12 1 (0.21%) vRealize
Vendors
1 56 (11.84%) Oracle
2 37 (7.82%) MuleSoft
3 31 (6.55%) Splunk
4 27 (5.71%) Red Hat
5 21 (4.44%) New Relic
6 19 (4.02%) Google
7 14 (2.96%) SaltStack
8 12 (2.54%) AppDynamics
9 9 (1.90%) IBM
9 9 (1.90%) VMware
9 9 (1.90%) Zend
10 8 (1.69%) Rackspace
11 6 (1.27%) Adobe
11 6 (1.27%) Hortonworks
12 4 (0.85%) hybris
12 4 (0.85%) Tealium
13 3 (0.63%) SAP
13 3 (0.63%) Twitter
14 2 (0.42%) Microsoft
14 2 (0.42%) Temenos
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