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 18 January 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
18 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Java
Yorkshire / West Yorkshire
Rank 8 6 15
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +9
Contract jobs citing Java 197 246 171
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 13.68% 12.44% 9.94%
As % of the Programming Languages category 31.88% 31.38% 27.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 126 155 127
Median daily rate £450 £455 £423
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.09% +7.45%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £350 £315
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £413 £400
% change year-on-year
+3.03% +3.12%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 5
Median hourly rate - - £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.25 £42.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year
-5.29% +13.33%

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
618 784 623
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 42.92% 39.66% 36.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 435 496 435
Median daily rate £400 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £295 £295 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £550 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 15 11
Median hourly rate £13.00 £19.50 £33.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-33.33% -40.90%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.38 £15.25 £32.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £23.50 £45.00 £41.20
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.00 £39.00 £35.18
% change year-on-year
+5.12% +10.87%

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 18 January 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 18 January 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 0 180 £460 +1.09% 64
Wakefield - 5 £425 - 2
Pudsey +1 4 £550 +22.22%
Bradford -3 4 £350 -36.36% 1
Halifax +8 1 £295 - 7
Java
Yorkshire

Java
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 18 January 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.

1 316 (64.75%) Agile Software Development
2 165 (33.81%) JavaScript
3 147 (30.12%) Spring
4 140 (28.69%) Scrum
5 131 (26.84%) HTML
6 129 (26.43%) TDD
7 125 (25.61%) Jenkins
8 108 (22.13%) Linux
8 108 (22.13%) RESTful
9 102 (20.90%) Scala
10 96 (19.67%) MongoDB
11 93 (19.06%) Git (software)
12 89 (18.24%) Python
13 88 (18.03%) Selenium
14 84 (17.21%) BDD
15 78 (15.98%) CSS
16 77 (15.78%) HTML5
17 75 (15.37%) Open Source
17 75 (15.37%) Continuous Integration
18 71 (14.55%) REST
19 70 (14.34%) Microservices
20 69 (14.14%) SQL
21 67 (13.73%) Kanban
22 66 (13.52%) NoSQL
23 65 (13.32%) Puppet
24 62 (12.70%) Cucumber
25 61 (12.50%) Oracle
25 61 (12.50%) Ruby
26 59 (12.09%) JIRA
27 58 (11.89%) Software Engineering

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 45 (9.22%) Confluence
2 30 (6.15%) Apache
3 27 (5.53%) Mule
4 26 (5.33%) Tomcat
5 23 (4.71%) Cloud Foundry
6 17 (3.48%) WebSphere
7 15 (3.07%) Mule ESB
8 13 (2.66%) Apache Spark
9 10 (2.05%) WebSphere Application Server
10 8 (1.64%) CMS
11 6 (1.23%) OpenStack
12 5 (1.02%) Apache Pig
12 5 (1.02%) WebLogic
13 4 (0.82%) Jetty
14 3 (0.61%) JBoss
14 3 (0.61%) nginx
15 2 (0.41%) GlassFish
15 2 (0.41%) Oracle Workflow
15 2 (0.41%) Sitecore CMS
15 2 (0.41%) WordPress
Business Applications
1 2 (0.41%) Temenos T24
2 1 (0.20%) FLEXCUBE
2 1 (0.20%) Oracle BPM
2 1 (0.20%) Sage 50
2 1 (0.20%) SAP Business One
2 1 (0.20%) VisionPLUS
Cloud Services
1 41 (8.40%) Amazon AWS
2 24 (4.92%) GitHub
3 21 (4.30%) PaaS
4 14 (2.87%) Microsoft Azure
5 8 (1.64%) Google Cloud Platform
5 8 (1.64%) IaaS
6 5 (1.02%) Sumo Logic
7 4 (0.82%) CloudBees
8 3 (0.61%) OpenShift
9 2 (0.41%) Office 365
9 2 (0.41%) Oracle CX
10 1 (0.20%) Amazon EC2
10 1 (0.20%) Amazon S3
10 1 (0.20%) AWS CloudFormation
10 1 (0.20%) Google App Engine
10 1 (0.20%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 28 (5.74%) HTTP
2 11 (2.25%) Internet
2 11 (2.25%) OpenLDAP
3 8 (1.64%) DNS
4 7 (1.43%) Network Security
5 5 (1.02%) LDAP
6 4 (0.82%) Firewall
6 4 (0.82%) Kerberos
6 4 (0.82%) TCP/IP
7 3 (0.61%) SMTP
8 2 (0.41%) AMQP
8 2 (0.41%) DHCP
9 1 (0.20%) DSL
9 1 (0.20%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
9 1 (0.20%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
9 1 (0.20%) iSCSI
9 1 (0.20%) MPLS
9 1 (0.20%) OpenFlow
9 1 (0.20%) Structured Cabling
9 1 (0.20%) VRRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 96 (19.67%) MongoDB
2 66 (13.52%) NoSQL
3 45 (9.22%) PostgreSQL
4 38 (7.79%) Relational Database
5 37 (7.58%) MySQL
6 26 (5.33%) Apache Cassandra
6 26 (5.33%) Redis
7 19 (3.89%) Hadoop
8 13 (2.66%) HBase
9 11 (2.25%) Big Data
10 8 (1.64%) Apache Hive
11 7 (1.43%) Riak
12 6 (1.23%) DB2
13 5 (1.02%) Oracle Database
13 5 (1.02%) RDBMS
14 4 (0.82%) Data Warehouse
14 4 (0.82%) Oracle Database 11g
14 4 (0.82%) SQL Server
15 3 (0.61%) Oracle BI Publisher
16 2 (0.41%) Amazon DynamoDB
Development Applications
1 125 (25.61%) Jenkins
2 93 (19.06%) Git (software)
3 88 (18.03%) Selenium
4 62 (12.70%) Cucumber
5 59 (12.09%) JIRA
6 52 (10.66%) JUnit
7 45 (9.22%) Maven
8 31 (6.35%) WebDriver
9 26 (5.33%) JMeter
10 21 (4.30%) Subversion
11 19 (3.89%) Jasmine
12 18 (3.69%) SoapUI
13 15 (3.07%) Grunt
14 14 (2.87%) Hudson
15 12 (2.46%) Mercurial
16 11 (2.25%) Mockito
16 11 (2.25%) Vagrant
17 9 (1.84%) Eclipse
18 8 (1.64%) Android Studio
18 8 (1.64%) Visual Studio
General
1 37 (7.58%) Finance
2 20 (4.10%) Retail
3 19 (3.89%) Banking
4 7 (1.43%) Law
5 4 (0.82%) Games
5 4 (0.82%) Marketing
5 4 (0.82%) Retail Banking
6 3 (0.61%) Advertising
7 2 (0.41%) Electronics
7 2 (0.41%) Legal
8 1 (0.20%) Automotive
8 1 (0.20%) iGaming
8 1 (0.20%) Online Betting
8 1 (0.20%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 298 (61.07%) Developer
2 191 (39.14%) Java Developer
3 79 (16.19%) Architect
4 42 (8.61%) Scala Developer
5 33 (6.76%) Tester
6 31 (6.35%) Java Scala Developer
7 30 (6.15%) Technical Architect
8 27 (5.53%) Automation Tester
9 25 (5.12%) Senior Developer
9 25 (5.12%) Senior Java Developer
10 23 (4.71%) Java Architect
11 19 (3.89%) Selenium Tester
12 18 (3.69%) Agile Developer
12 18 (3.69%) Agile Java Developer
12 18 (3.69%) Oracle Developer
12 18 (3.69%) Selenium Automation Tester
12 18 (3.69%) Software Developer
13 17 (3.48%) Developer in Test
14 16 (3.28%) Java Automation Tester
14 16 (3.28%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 147 (30.12%) Spring
2 131 (26.84%) HTML
3 108 (22.13%) RESTful
4 78 (15.98%) CSS
5 77 (15.78%) HTML5
6 71 (14.55%) REST
7 58 (11.89%) Hibernate
8 53 (10.86%) CSS3
9 51 (10.45%) JSON
10 46 (9.43%) AngularJS
10 46 (9.43%) SOAP
11 44 (9.02%) Node.js
12 43 (8.81%) J2EE
13 42 (8.61%) Web Services
14 41 (8.40%) Django
14 41 (8.40%) Play Framework
15 34 (6.97%) XML
16 33 (6.76%) Spring Boot
17 26 (5.33%) Middleware
18 18 (3.69%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 40 (8.20%) Analytical Skills
2 25 (5.12%) Enterprise Software
3 24 (4.92%) Mobile App
4 23 (4.71%) User Experience
5 15 (3.07%) Social Media
6 11 (2.25%) Algorithms
6 11 (2.25%) Computer Science
6 11 (2.25%) NHS
7 10 (2.05%) Tandem
8 9 (1.84%) Driving Licence
9 8 (1.64%) Data Centre
10 6 (1.23%) Data Structures
11 5 (1.02%) Digital Media
11 5 (1.02%) Mainframe
11 5 (1.02%) Replication
12 4 (0.82%) Mobile Banking
12 4 (0.82%) Online Banking
13 3 (0.61%) PKI
13 3 (0.61%) Statistics
13 3 (0.61%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 108 (22.13%) Linux
2 25 (5.12%) Android
3 22 (4.51%) Unix
4 21 (4.30%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 12 (2.46%) Windows
6 11 (2.25%) Apple iOS
7 5 (1.02%) CoreOS
7 5 (1.02%) Embedded Linux
8 4 (0.82%) Mac OS X
9 3 (0.61%) Windows Server
10 2 (0.41%) CentOS
10 2 (0.41%) Windows CE
11 1 (0.20%) OS/400
11 1 (0.20%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 316 (64.75%) Agile Software Development
2 140 (28.69%) Scrum
3 129 (26.43%) TDD
4 84 (17.21%) BDD
5 75 (15.37%) Continuous Integration
5 75 (15.37%) Open Source
6 70 (14.34%) Microservices
7 67 (13.73%) Kanban
8 58 (11.89%) Software Engineering
9 53 (10.86%) OO
10 52 (10.66%) DevOps
11 39 (7.99%) Automated Testing
12 37 (7.58%) Test Automation
12 37 (7.58%) Unit Testing
13 32 (6.56%) Performance Testing
14 31 (6.35%) SOA
15 28 (5.74%) Configuration Management
16 26 (5.33%) MVC
17 24 (4.92%) Mentoring
18 23 (4.71%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 165 (33.81%) JavaScript
2 102 (20.90%) Scala
3 89 (18.24%) Python
4 69 (14.14%) SQL
5 61 (12.50%) Ruby
6 51 (10.45%) PHP
7 26 (5.33%) C#
8 22 (4.51%) Groovy
9 17 (3.48%) C++
10 12 (2.46%) Bash Shell
11 9 (1.84%) Clojure
12 8 (1.64%) C
13 7 (1.43%) Apple Swift
14 5 (1.02%) Go
14 5 (1.02%) Objective-C
15 3 (0.61%) Delphi
15 3 (0.61%) Shell Script
15 3 (0.61%) XPath
16 2 (0.41%) R
16 2 (0.41%) Visual J++
Qualifications
1 16 (3.28%) Security Cleared
2 14 (2.87%) Degree
3 8 (1.64%) BPSS Clearance
4 6 (1.23%) ISEB
4 6 (1.23%) ISTQB
5 3 (0.61%) CCNP
5 3 (0.61%) Cisco Certification
5 3 (0.61%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 3 (0.61%) MCSE
5 3 (0.61%) Microsoft Certification
5 3 (0.61%) RHCE
5 3 (0.61%) SC Cleared
6 2 (0.41%) CTC Cleared
7 1 (0.20%) BC Cleared
7 1 (0.20%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
7 1 (0.20%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (0.20%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (4.92%) QA
2 6 (1.23%) Disclosure Scotland
3 3 (0.61%) HL7
3 3 (0.61%) SDET
4 2 (0.41%) Data Quality
4 2 (0.41%) FATCA
4 2 (0.41%) GCP
System Software
1 27 (5.53%) Docker
2 12 (2.46%) Virtual Machines
3 11 (2.25%) HDFS
4 9 (1.84%) VMware Infrastructure
5 5 (1.02%) Active Directory
5 5 (1.02%) VirtualBox
6 2 (0.41%) vSphere
7 1 (0.20%) Hyper-V
7 1 (0.20%) NFS
7 1 (0.20%) Squid
7 1 (0.20%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 65 (13.32%) Puppet
2 45 (9.22%) Opscode Chef
3 26 (5.33%) Oracle Identity Management
4 25 (5.12%) Oracle Identity Manager
5 19 (3.89%) Ansible
5 19 (3.89%) Nagios
6 8 (1.64%) Salt
7 6 (1.23%) Hadoop YARN
8 5 (1.02%) Kubernetes
8 5 (1.02%) ZABBIX
9 3 (0.61%) Forefront Identity Manager
10 1 (0.20%) Grafana
10 1 (0.20%) Graphite
10 1 (0.20%) Graylog
10 1 (0.20%) HAProxy
10 1 (0.20%) Icinga
10 1 (0.20%) logstash
10 1 (0.20%) StatsD
10 1 (0.20%) Terraform
10 1 (0.20%) vMotion
Vendors
1 61 (12.50%) Oracle
2 42 (8.61%) MuleSoft
3 34 (6.97%) Splunk
4 30 (6.15%) Red Hat
5 23 (4.71%) New Relic
6 17 (3.48%) AppDynamics
7 15 (3.07%) Google
8 10 (2.05%) VMware
9 9 (1.84%) SaltStack
10 8 (1.64%) IBM
11 6 (1.23%) Zend
12 5 (1.02%) Microsoft
12 5 (1.02%) Rackspace
13 4 (0.82%) Hortonworks
13 4 (0.82%) Tealium
14 3 (0.61%) HP
14 3 (0.61%) Twitter
15 2 (0.41%) SAP
15 2 (0.41%) Sitecore
15 2 (0.41%) Temenos
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Experis Ltd
Rate: £350 - £450 per day
Posted: 5 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Rate: From £375 to £425 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Experis Ltd
Rate: £400 - £440 per day + DOE
Posted: 5 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Rate: From £30,000 to £45,000 per annum + Great Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Randstad Technologies
Rate: £575.00 - £625 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Rate: £400 - £425 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds, Yorkshire
Integrity IT Solutions Limited
Rate: Competitive
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Oscar
Rate: £350 - £425 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Rate: From £380 to £440 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Experis Ltd
Posted: 6 days ago