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 31 May 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
31 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Java
Rank 4 16 7
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -9
Contract jobs citing Java 348 192 214
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 17.19% 9.56% 11.88%
As % of the Programming Languages category 37.83% 22.70% 28.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 250 141 137
Median daily rate £425 £398 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.91% +22.30%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £345 £320 £280
10% offered a daily rate of more than £522 £550 £413
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 5 0
Median hourly rate £12.75 £45.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-71.66% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £40.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year
-10.00% -
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
920 846 752
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 45.43% 42.13% 41.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 651 583 509
Median daily rate £400 £335 £320
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+19.40% +4.68%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £275 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £450 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £343
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.18%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 9 15
Median hourly rate £13.00 £40.00 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-67.50% +77.77%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.00 £35.00 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.50 £45.00 £29.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £37.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +2.77%

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 31 May 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 31 May 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 +9 318 £425 +12.58% 73
Bradford +25 17 £450 +20.00% 4
Halifax +3 5 £450 +50.00% 2
Java
Yorkshire

Java
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 31 May 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.

1 445 (68.78%) Agile Software Development
2 248 (38.33%) TDD
3 224 (34.62%) Spring
4 180 (27.82%) JavaScript
5 167 (25.81%) Jenkins
6 162 (25.04%) Linux
7 135 (20.87%) Puppet
8 132 (20.40%) Hibernate
9 128 (19.78%) Scrum
10 124 (19.17%) DevOps
11 123 (19.01%) Git (software)
12 117 (18.08%) HTML
13 115 (17.77%) Maven
13 115 (17.77%) Continuous Integration
14 105 (16.23%) Microservices
15 104 (16.07%) BDD
15 104 (16.07%) Oracle
16 95 (14.68%) Ruby
16 95 (14.68%) JIRA
17 93 (14.37%) REST
17 93 (14.37%) Python
18 90 (13.91%) RESTful
19 89 (13.76%) MongoDB
19 89 (13.76%) CSS
20 79 (12.21%) SOA
21 74 (11.44%) Security Cleared
22 73 (11.28%) AngularJS
23 69 (10.66%) Selenium
24 68 (10.51%) Unix
25 66 (10.20%) RabbitMQ

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 61 (9.43%) Confluence
2 53 (8.19%) Node.js
3 44 (6.80%) Tomcat
4 33 (5.10%) OpenStack
5 27 (4.17%) WebSphere
6 26 (4.02%) Apache
7 20 (3.09%) nginx
8 19 (2.94%) WebLogic
9 16 (2.47%) JBoss
10 14 (2.16%) Jetty
11 8 (1.24%) Elasticsearch
12 7 (1.08%) Oracle Service Bus
13 6 (0.93%) IIS
13 6 (0.93%) WebSphere Application Server
14 5 (0.77%) GlassFish
15 4 (0.62%) CloudStack
15 4 (0.62%) SharePoint
16 3 (0.46%) Apache Spark
17 2 (0.31%) NetWeaver
18 1 (0.15%) PowerExchange
Business Applications
1 7 (1.08%) Oracle ERP
2 2 (0.31%) Payment Gateway
3 1 (0.15%) Adobe Campaign
3 1 (0.15%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.15%) Magento
3 1 (0.15%) Oracle CRM
3 1 (0.15%) Unica
Cloud Services
1 60 (9.27%) Amazon AWS
2 18 (2.78%) GitHub
3 13 (2.01%) Cloud Computing
4 11 (1.70%) Amazon EC2
4 11 (1.70%) Google App Engine
4 11 (1.70%) Google Cloud Platform
5 6 (0.93%) IaaS
6 4 (0.62%) Amazon S3
6 4 (0.62%) Microsoft Azure
7 3 (0.46%) SaaS
8 1 (0.15%) Amazon EMR
8 1 (0.15%) AWS CloudFormation
8 1 (0.15%) Google Apps
8 1 (0.15%) Office 365
8 1 (0.15%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 32 (4.95%) HTTP
2 23 (3.55%) Network Security
3 20 (3.09%) Internet
4 13 (2.01%) TCP/IP
5 12 (1.85%) SSL
6 8 (1.24%) DNS
7 7 (1.08%) DHCP
7 7 (1.08%) Firewall
7 7 (1.08%) FTP
7 7 (1.08%) IPsec
7 7 (1.08%) SNMP
8 6 (0.93%) WAN
9 5 (0.77%) LAN
10 1 (0.15%) OpenVPN
10 1 (0.15%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 89 (13.76%) MongoDB
2 58 (8.96%) NoSQL
3 48 (7.42%) Relational Database
4 43 (6.65%) Apache Cassandra
5 40 (6.18%) SQL Server
6 35 (5.41%) MySQL
7 27 (4.17%) PostgreSQL
8 23 (3.55%) Oracle Database
9 20 (3.09%) CouchDB
9 20 (3.09%) Redis
10 11 (1.70%) Hadoop
10 11 (1.70%) Neo4j
11 10 (1.55%) Big Data
11 10 (1.55%) Hazelcast
11 10 (1.55%) RDBMS
12 8 (1.24%) Data Warehouse
13 7 (1.08%) DB2
14 6 (0.93%) Oracle Database 11g
15 4 (0.62%) SQL Server 2012
16 3 (0.46%) Amazon RDS
Development Applications
1 167 (25.81%) Jenkins
2 123 (19.01%) Git (software)
3 115 (17.77%) Maven
4 95 (14.68%) JIRA
5 69 (10.66%) Selenium
6 65 (10.05%) JUnit
7 50 (7.73%) Cucumber
8 46 (7.11%) SonarQube
9 35 (5.41%) Subversion
10 31 (4.79%) Mockito
11 30 (4.64%) Mocha
12 28 (4.33%) Appium
13 26 (4.02%) Sonatype Nexus
14 20 (3.09%) Ant
15 18 (2.78%) JMeter
15 18 (2.78%) Liquibase
16 15 (2.32%) Hamcrest
16 15 (2.32%) LoadRunner
17 12 (1.85%) Travis CI
18 11 (1.70%) Android Studio
General
1 52 (8.04%) Retail
2 29 (4.48%) Finance
3 19 (2.94%) Games
4 7 (1.08%) Banking
5 5 (0.77%) Law
6 4 (0.62%) Online Betting
7 3 (0.46%) Telecoms
8 2 (0.31%) Legal
9 1 (0.15%) Advertising
9 1 (0.15%) Aerospace
9 1 (0.15%) Billing
9 1 (0.15%) Interactive Media
9 1 (0.15%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 389 (60.12%) Developer
2 311 (48.07%) Java Developer
3 90 (13.91%) Senior Developer
4 86 (13.29%) Senior Java Developer
5 77 (11.90%) Architect
6 71 (10.97%) Agile Developer
7 68 (10.51%) Agile Java Developer
8 53 (8.19%) DevOps Engineer
9 37 (5.72%) Java Engineer
10 36 (5.56%) Technical Architect
11 31 (4.79%) JavaScript Developer
12 28 (4.33%) Senior Agile Developer
13 27 (4.17%) Senior Agile Java Developer
14 19 (2.94%) Digital Developer
14 19 (2.94%) Solutions Architect
15 18 (2.78%) Operations Engineer
15 18 (2.78%) Technical Leader
16 17 (2.63%) Python Developer
17 16 (2.47%) Android Developer
17 16 (2.47%) Scala Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 224 (34.62%) Spring
2 132 (20.40%) Hibernate
3 117 (18.08%) HTML
4 93 (14.37%) REST
5 90 (13.91%) RESTful
6 89 (13.76%) CSS
7 73 (11.28%) AngularJS
8 66 (10.20%) RabbitMQ
9 61 (9.43%) .NET
9 61 (9.43%) XML
10 51 (7.88%) J2EE
10 51 (7.88%) Web Services
11 44 (6.80%) HTML5
12 35 (5.41%) Spring Boot
13 34 (5.26%) JPA
13 34 (5.26%) JSON
14 33 (5.10%) CSS3
15 30 (4.64%) Apache Camel
16 29 (4.48%) Chai
17 24 (3.71%) React
Miscellaneous
1 58 (8.96%) Analytical Skills
2 34 (5.26%) Mobile App
3 21 (3.25%) User Experience
4 19 (2.94%) Digital Media
4 19 (2.94%) Enterprise Software
5 7 (1.08%) Computer Science
5 7 (1.08%) PKI
5 7 (1.08%) Social Media
5 7 (1.08%) Visualisation
6 4 (0.62%) Data Centre
6 4 (0.62%) Wiki
7 3 (0.46%) Blog
7 3 (0.46%) EPoS
7 3 (0.46%) RIA
8 2 (0.31%) iPhone
8 2 (0.31%) Mathematics
8 2 (0.31%) Mobile Banking
8 2 (0.31%) NHS
9 1 (0.15%) Algorithms
9 1 (0.15%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 162 (25.04%) Linux
2 68 (10.51%) Unix
3 45 (6.96%) Windows
4 35 (5.41%) Mac OS X
5 32 (4.95%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 24 (3.71%) CentOS
7 23 (3.55%) Android
8 21 (3.25%) Ubuntu
9 7 (1.08%) AIX
10 5 (0.77%) HPUX
10 5 (0.77%) SUSE
11 4 (0.62%) Windows Server
12 3 (0.46%) Mac OS
13 1 (0.15%) Oracle Linux
13 1 (0.15%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 445 (68.78%) Agile Software Development
2 248 (38.33%) TDD
3 128 (19.78%) Scrum
4 124 (19.17%) DevOps
5 115 (17.77%) Continuous Integration
6 105 (16.23%) Microservices
7 104 (16.07%) BDD
8 79 (12.21%) SOA
9 63 (9.74%) Open Source
10 51 (7.88%) OO
11 47 (7.26%) Configuration Management
12 46 (7.11%) Software Engineering
12 46 (7.11%) Test Automation
13 45 (6.96%) Unit Testing
14 40 (6.18%) Kanban
15 36 (5.56%) Web Development
16 33 (5.10%) Regression Testing
17 31 (4.79%) CRM
17 31 (4.79%) Pair Programming
18 29 (4.48%) Coaching
Programming Languages
1 180 (27.82%) JavaScript
2 95 (14.68%) Ruby
3 93 (14.37%) Python
4 55 (8.50%) SQL
5 53 (8.19%) Scala
6 49 (7.57%) C#
7 45 (6.96%) PHP
8 40 (6.18%) Bash Shell
9 35 (5.41%) Perl
10 22 (3.40%) PL/SQL
11 18 (2.78%) C
12 17 (2.63%) ECMAScript
12 17 (2.63%) ES6
13 16 (2.47%) C++
14 15 (2.32%) Groovy
15 13 (2.01%) Shell Script
16 10 (1.55%) Clojure
17 7 (1.08%) CoffeeScript
18 6 (0.93%) VBA
18 6 (0.93%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 74 (11.44%) Security Cleared
2 55 (8.50%) SC Cleared
3 16 (2.47%) BPSS Clearance
4 8 (1.24%) Degree
4 8 (1.24%) ISEB
4 8 (1.24%) ISTQB
5 6 (0.93%) BC Cleared
6 5 (0.77%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 4 (0.62%) Sun Certification
8 1 (0.15%) Microsoft Certification
8 1 (0.15%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (3.55%) Disclosure Scotland
2 19 (2.94%) QA
3 3 (0.46%) SDET
4 1 (0.15%) WCAG
System Software
1 47 (7.26%) Docker
2 35 (5.41%) VMware Infrastructure
3 33 (5.10%) vSphere
4 11 (1.70%) Xen
5 5 (0.77%) KVM
6 2 (0.31%) Active Directory
7 1 (0.15%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 135 (20.87%) Puppet
2 31 (4.79%) Opscode Chef
3 25 (3.86%) Ansible
4 23 (3.55%) logstash
5 18 (2.78%) Bareos
5 18 (2.78%) Piwik
5 18 (2.78%) yum
6 9 (1.39%) Oracle Identity Management
7 7 (1.08%) Oracle Identity Manager
8 6 (0.93%) Nagios
9 5 (0.77%) Cacti
9 5 (0.77%) StatsD
10 3 (0.46%) Data Guard
10 3 (0.46%) Graphite
10 3 (0.46%) Oracle RMAN
10 3 (0.46%) Salt
11 2 (0.31%) HP Quality Center
11 2 (0.31%) Mesos
12 1 (0.15%) HP SiteScope
12 1 (0.15%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 104 (16.07%) Oracle
2 40 (6.18%) VMware
3 28 (4.33%) Atlassian
4 25 (3.86%) IBM
5 20 (3.09%) Red Hat
5 20 (3.09%) Splunk
6 17 (2.63%) Google
6 17 (2.63%) Microsoft
7 10 (1.55%) HP
8 7 (1.08%) AppDynamics
8 7 (1.08%) Dynatrace
8 7 (1.08%) New Relic
9 6 (0.93%) Citrix
10 5 (0.77%) Apigee
10 5 (0.77%) Mashery
10 5 (0.77%) Tableau
10 5 (0.77%) Teradata
11 4 (0.62%) CA
11 4 (0.62%) Sybase
11 4 (0.62%) TIBCO
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Rate: £400 - £450 per day
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Rate: £350 - £450 per annum + competitive
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Rate: £450 - £550 per day + competitive
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Rate: £400 - £450 per day
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