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 26 August 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
26 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Java
Rank 6 14 20
Rank change year-on-year
+8 +6
Contract jobs citing Java 306 227 119
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 15.19% 9.92% 7.02%
As % of the Programming Languages category 33.59% 24.54% 21.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 236 151 66
Median daily rate £425 £400 £361
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +10.72%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £319 £315 £299
10% offered a daily rate of more than £510 £500 £527
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 5 2
Median hourly rate - £40.00 £50.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -20.00%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £40.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +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
911 925 547
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 45.23% 40.41% 32.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 643 627 332
Median daily rate £400 £350 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £288 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £365 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.73% +4.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 14 4
Median hourly rate £13.50 £40.00 £50.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-66.25% -20.00%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £38.77 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+3.17% +10.77%

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 26 August 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 26 August 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 +8 276 £425 +4.93% 66
Bradford +15 9 £450 +41.73%
Halifax +12 7 £425 - 1
Wakefield -7 1 £150 -50.81%
Castleford - 1 - -
Pudsey - 1 £475 - 1
Java
Yorkshire

Java
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 26 August 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.

1 439 (65.62%) Agile Software Development
2 283 (42.30%) TDD
3 235 (35.13%) Spring
4 215 (32.14%) JavaScript
5 148 (22.12%) Scrum
6 138 (20.63%) HTML
7 136 (20.33%) Hibernate
8 133 (19.88%) Jenkins
9 124 (18.54%) Continuous Integration
10 122 (18.24%) BDD
11 118 (17.64%) RESTful
11 118 (17.64%) CSS
12 107 (15.99%) Git (software)
13 104 (15.55%) Scala
14 100 (14.95%) MongoDB
15 98 (14.65%) Linux
16 97 (14.50%) Microservices
17 90 (13.45%) Puppet
18 87 (13.00%) Open Source
19 86 (12.86%) Python
20 84 (12.56%) Oracle
21 82 (12.26%) Analytical Skills
22 81 (12.11%) REST
23 76 (11.36%) Ruby
24 75 (11.21%) NoSQL
25 72 (10.76%) Selenium
26 71 (10.61%) Maven
26 71 (10.61%) HTML5
26 71 (10.61%) AngularJS
27 69 (10.31%) 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 32 (4.78%) Confluence
2 30 (4.48%) Tomcat
3 19 (2.84%) WebSphere
4 17 (2.54%) Jetty
5 16 (2.39%) Apache Spark
6 14 (2.09%) Apache
7 13 (1.94%) nginx
8 12 (1.79%) Elasticsearch
9 11 (1.64%) WebLogic
10 8 (1.20%) JBoss
10 8 (1.20%) OpenStack
11 6 (0.90%) Cloud Foundry
12 5 (0.75%) CMS
12 5 (0.75%) IIS
12 5 (0.75%) Mongrel
13 4 (0.60%) Mule ESB
13 4 (0.60%) WebSphere Application Server
13 4 (0.60%) WordPress
14 3 (0.45%) Oracle Service Bus
14 3 (0.45%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 1 (0.15%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (0.45%) Oracle ERP
2 2 (0.30%) Magento
3 1 (0.15%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.15%) Oracle CRM
3 1 (0.15%) Payment Gateway
3 1 (0.15%) Remedy ITSM
3 1 (0.15%) Temenos T24
Cloud Services
1 33 (4.93%) GitHub
2 27 (4.04%) Amazon AWS
3 10 (1.49%) PaaS
4 9 (1.35%) Google Cloud Platform
5 7 (1.05%) Amazon EC2
5 7 (1.05%) Google App Engine
6 6 (0.90%) Cloud Computing
7 5 (0.75%) Microsoft Azure
8 4 (0.60%) Amazon S3
8 4 (0.60%) IaaS
9 3 (0.45%) Office 365
10 2 (0.30%) Oracle CX
11 1 (0.15%) Amazon EMR
11 1 (0.15%) AWS CloudFormation
11 1 (0.15%) CloudBees
11 1 (0.15%) Google Apps
11 1 (0.15%) OpenShift
11 1 (0.15%) SaaS
11 1 (0.15%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 34 (5.08%) HTTP
2 27 (4.04%) Network Security
3 10 (1.49%) DNS
4 9 (1.35%) DHCP
5 8 (1.20%) Firewall
5 8 (1.20%) Internet
6 7 (1.05%) SSL
6 7 (1.05%) TCP/IP
7 6 (0.90%) FTP
7 6 (0.90%) IPsec
8 4 (0.60%) WAN
9 3 (0.45%) LAN
9 3 (0.45%) LDAP
9 3 (0.45%) SMTP
10 2 (0.30%) DSL
10 2 (0.30%) iSCSI
10 2 (0.30%) MPLS
10 2 (0.30%) Structured Cabling
10 2 (0.30%) VPN
10 2 (0.30%) VRRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 100 (14.95%) MongoDB
2 75 (11.21%) NoSQL
3 58 (8.67%) Relational Database
4 30 (4.48%) MySQL
5 29 (4.33%) SQL Server
6 24 (3.59%) Apache Cassandra
7 22 (3.29%) Hadoop
7 22 (3.29%) PostgreSQL
8 20 (2.99%) Redis
9 15 (2.24%) CouchDB
10 14 (2.09%) Oracle Database
11 10 (1.49%) Neo4j
12 9 (1.35%) Big Data
13 7 (1.05%) DB2
13 7 (1.05%) RDBMS
14 6 (0.90%) Data Warehouse
15 5 (0.75%) Hazelcast
16 4 (0.60%) Riak
16 4 (0.60%) SQL Server 2012
17 3 (0.45%) Apache Hive
Development Applications
1 133 (19.88%) Jenkins
2 107 (15.99%) Git (software)
3 72 (10.76%) Selenium
4 71 (10.61%) Maven
5 68 (10.16%) JIRA
6 59 (8.82%) Cucumber
7 56 (8.37%) JUnit
8 33 (4.93%) Subversion
9 27 (4.04%) Mockito
10 25 (3.74%) WebDriver
11 21 (3.14%) Mercurial
12 16 (2.39%) TestNG
13 14 (2.09%) JMeter
13 14 (2.09%) SoapUI
14 12 (1.79%) SonarQube
15 11 (1.64%) Sonatype Nexus
16 10 (1.49%) Gradle
16 10 (1.49%) Hudson
16 10 (1.49%) IntelliJ
16 10 (1.49%) Visual Studio
General
1 46 (6.88%) Retail
2 33 (4.93%) Finance
3 25 (3.74%) Games
4 19 (2.84%) Banking
5 4 (0.60%) Online Betting
6 3 (0.45%) Retail Banking
6 3 (0.45%) Telecoms
7 2 (0.30%) Advertising
7 2 (0.30%) Marketing
8 1 (0.15%) Aerospace
8 1 (0.15%) Billing
8 1 (0.15%) Financial Institution
8 1 (0.15%) Interactive Media
8 1 (0.15%) Law
8 1 (0.15%) Legal
Job Titles
1 435 (65.02%) Developer
2 350 (52.32%) Java Developer
3 81 (12.11%) Senior Developer
4 79 (11.81%) Senior Java Developer
5 66 (9.87%) Agile Developer
6 64 (9.57%) Agile Java Developer
7 58 (8.67%) Architect
8 48 (7.17%) Scala Developer
9 39 (5.83%) Java Scala Developer
10 36 (5.38%) JavaScript Developer
11 29 (4.33%) Java Engineer
12 23 (3.44%) Java Architect
13 22 (3.29%) Digital Developer
14 21 (3.14%) Technical Architect
15 20 (2.99%) DevOps Engineer
15 20 (2.99%) Python Developer
15 20 (2.99%) Senior Java Scala Developer
15 20 (2.99%) Senior Scala Developer
16 19 (2.84%) Senior Agile Developer
16 19 (2.84%) Senior Agile Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 235 (35.13%) Spring
2 138 (20.63%) HTML
3 136 (20.33%) Hibernate
4 118 (17.64%) CSS
4 118 (17.64%) RESTful
5 81 (12.11%) REST
6 71 (10.61%) AngularJS
6 71 (10.61%) HTML5
7 69 (10.31%) RabbitMQ
8 66 (9.87%) Node.js
9 57 (8.52%) J2EE
10 53 (7.92%) CSS3
11 52 (7.77%) Web Services
12 39 (5.83%) XML
13 38 (5.68%) Spring Boot
14 36 (5.38%) JSON
15 31 (4.63%) React
16 28 (4.19%) SOAP
17 27 (4.04%) Play Framework
18 26 (3.89%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 82 (12.26%) Analytical Skills
2 33 (4.93%) Mobile App
3 29 (4.33%) Enterprise Software
4 26 (3.89%) Digital Media
5 20 (2.99%) User Experience
6 16 (2.39%) Computer Science
7 12 (1.79%) Social Media
8 7 (1.05%) Virtual Team
9 6 (0.90%) Algorithms
9 6 (0.90%) Statistics
10 5 (0.75%) Mainframe
10 5 (0.75%) Management Information System
11 4 (0.60%) RIA
11 4 (0.60%) Wiki
12 3 (0.45%) Blog
12 3 (0.45%) Data Integration
12 3 (0.45%) iPad
12 3 (0.45%) iPhone
12 3 (0.45%) Mathematics
12 3 (0.45%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 98 (14.65%) Linux
2 50 (7.47%) Unix
3 27 (4.04%) Windows
4 20 (2.99%) Mac OS X
5 18 (2.69%) Android
6 13 (1.94%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 5 (0.75%) CentOS
8 4 (0.60%) Ubuntu
8 4 (0.60%) Windows Server
9 2 (0.30%) AIX
9 2 (0.30%) HPUX
9 2 (0.30%) Oracle Linux
9 2 (0.30%) SUSE
9 2 (0.30%) Windows Server 2012
10 1 (0.15%) Mac OS
10 1 (0.15%) OS/400
Processes & Methodologies
1 439 (65.62%) Agile Software Development
2 283 (42.30%) TDD
3 148 (22.12%) Scrum
4 124 (18.54%) Continuous Integration
5 122 (18.24%) BDD
6 97 (14.50%) Microservices
7 87 (13.00%) Open Source
8 69 (10.31%) OO
9 66 (9.87%) SOA
10 63 (9.42%) DevOps
11 59 (8.82%) Pair Programming
12 53 (7.92%) Software Engineering
13 50 (7.47%) Web Development
14 48 (7.17%) Kanban
15 44 (6.58%) Unit Testing
16 36 (5.38%) Coaching
16 36 (5.38%) Configuration Management
16 36 (5.38%) High Availability
17 34 (5.08%) Test Automation
18 33 (4.93%) Continuous Deployment
Programming Languages
1 215 (32.14%) JavaScript
2 104 (15.55%) Scala
3 86 (12.86%) Python
4 76 (11.36%) Ruby
5 69 (10.31%) SQL
6 67 (10.01%) PHP
7 36 (5.38%) C#
8 31 (4.63%) Groovy
9 23 (3.44%) Clojure
10 15 (2.24%) Bash Shell
11 14 (2.09%) ECMAScript
11 14 (2.09%) ES6
12 13 (1.94%) C++
13 7 (1.05%) PL/SQL
14 6 (0.90%) CoffeeScript
14 6 (0.90%) VBScript
15 5 (0.75%) C
16 4 (0.60%) Perl
16 4 (0.60%) VBA
17 3 (0.45%) COBOL
Qualifications
1 28 (4.19%) Security Cleared
2 18 (2.69%) Degree
3 15 (2.24%) ISEB
4 14 (2.09%) SC Cleared
5 13 (1.94%) ISTQB
6 10 (1.49%) BPSS Clearance
7 8 (1.20%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 4 (0.60%) BC Cleared
8 4 (0.60%) CCNP
8 4 (0.60%) Cisco Certification
8 4 (0.60%) Microsoft Certification
9 3 (0.45%) MCSE
9 3 (0.45%) RHCE
9 3 (0.45%) Sun Certification
10 1 (0.15%) PhD
10 1 (0.15%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 1 (0.15%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (1.94%) Disclosure Scotland
1 13 (1.94%) QA
2 3 (0.45%) HL7
2 3 (0.45%) SDET
3 2 (0.30%) GCP
4 1 (0.15%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 35 (5.23%) Docker
2 25 (3.74%) Virtual Machines
3 19 (2.84%) VMware Infrastructure
4 7 (1.05%) vSphere
4 7 (1.05%) Xen
5 4 (0.60%) Hyper-V
6 3 (0.45%) Active Directory
7 2 (0.30%) Apache Flume
7 2 (0.30%) KVM
8 1 (0.15%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 90 (13.45%) Puppet
2 26 (3.89%) Opscode Chef
3 21 (3.14%) Oracle Identity Manager
4 20 (2.99%) Oracle Identity Management
5 13 (1.94%) Ansible
6 12 (1.79%) logstash
7 7 (1.05%) Piwik
8 3 (0.45%) Bareos
8 3 (0.45%) Data Guard
8 3 (0.45%) Oracle RMAN
8 3 (0.45%) yum
9 2 (0.30%) HP Quality Center
9 2 (0.30%) vMotion
10 1 (0.15%) Grafana
10 1 (0.15%) HP SiteScope
10 1 (0.15%) Kibana
10 1 (0.15%) Kubernetes
10 1 (0.15%) Mesos
10 1 (0.15%) Network Intrusion Detection System
10 1 (0.15%) Terraform
Vendors
1 84 (12.56%) Oracle
2 24 (3.59%) VMware
3 21 (3.14%) Splunk
4 15 (2.24%) Microsoft
5 13 (1.94%) Google
6 12 (1.79%) Red Hat
7 11 (1.64%) AppDynamics
7 11 (1.64%) MuleSoft
8 10 (1.49%) IBM
8 10 (1.49%) New Relic
9 5 (0.75%) Dynatrace
9 5 (0.75%) SAP
10 4 (0.60%) Atlassian
10 4 (0.60%) SaltStack
11 3 (0.45%) HP
11 3 (0.45%) Sitecore
12 2 (0.30%) Apple
12 2 (0.30%) BMC
12 2 (0.30%) Dell
12 2 (0.30%) Sun
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: £400 - £500 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Shipley, West Yorkshire
Hainton Recruitment
Rate: £275.00 - £375.00 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, Yorkshire
Capital International Staffing Ltd
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Rate: £400 - £425 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Oliver Bernard
Rate: £500 - £550 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Pro-Quest Resourcing Ltd
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Oscar
Rate: £450 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
ReThink Recruitment
Rate: £250 - £300 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Oscar
Rate: £330 - £430 per day
Posted: 4 days ago