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 2 September 2015 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
2 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Java
Rank 13 22 17
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -5
Contract jobs citing Java 233 109 134
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 10.22% 6.43% 8.54%
As % of the Programming Languages category 25.33% 20.19% 22.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 154 64 75
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£400 £355 £340
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.67% +4.41%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £315 £295 £258
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £528 £440
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 6
Average hourly rate £40.00 £50.00 £44.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-20.00% +12.99%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £35.00 £37.00
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -5.40%
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
920 540 584
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 40.35% 31.84% 37.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 627 332 320
Average daily rate £350 £325 £315
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% +3.17%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £240 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £480 £461 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 4 35
Average hourly rate £40.00 £50.00 £27.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-20.00% +81.81%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.89 £35.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+11.10% +2.94%

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 2 September 2015.

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 2 September 2015. 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
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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 +8 213 £410 +15.49% 91
Bradford -14 7 £310 - 2
Huddersfield - 3 £305 -
Wakefield - 3 £305 -
Pudsey - 1 £288 - 4
Java
Yorkshire

Java
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 2 September 2015, 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.

1 237 (57.25%) Agile Software Development
2 155 (37.44%) HTML
3 150 (36.23%) JavaScript
4 141 (34.06%) Linux
5 129 (31.16%) TDD
6 114 (27.54%) CSS
7 95 (22.95%) SQL
8 92 (22.22%) Continuous Integration
9 90 (21.74%) UNIX
10 81 (19.57%) Git (software)
11 75 (18.12%) MongoDB
11 75 (18.12%) Spring
12 72 (17.39%) Configuration Management
12 72 (17.39%) Jenkins
13 67 (16.18%) J2EE
14 66 (15.94%) Oracle
15 64 (15.46%) .NET
15 64 (15.46%) BDD
16 60 (14.49%) HTTP
16 60 (14.49%) Web Design
17 59 (14.25%) XML
18 58 (14.01%) Responsive Web Design
19 52 (12.56%) Cucumber
19 52 (12.56%) Ruby
19 52 (12.56%) Python
20 50 (12.08%) C++
20 50 (12.08%) Mac OS X
20 50 (12.08%) HTML5
21 49 (11.84%) REST
22 47 (11.35%) WebSphere

Java
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 2015, 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 47 (11.35%) WebSphere
2 43 (10.39%) Apache
3 41 (9.90%) Tomcat
4 31 (7.49%) Node.js
5 19 (4.59%) IIS
6 16 (3.86%) Adobe Experience Manager
6 16 (3.86%) Jetty
6 16 (3.86%) nginx
7 13 (3.14%) JBoss
7 13 (3.14%) WebLogic
8 12 (2.90%) Apache Solr
9 11 (2.66%) Confluence
9 11 (2.66%) Cloud Foundry
10 9 (2.17%) WebSphere Application Server
11 8 (1.93%) SharePoint
12 7 (1.69%) CMS
13 4 (0.97%) CICS
13 4 (0.97%) GlassFish
14 3 (0.72%) Apache Pig
14 3 (0.72%) FileNet
Applications
1 12 (2.90%) Photoshop
2 11 (2.66%) MS Visio
3 6 (1.45%) MS Office
4 3 (0.72%) MS Excel
5 1 (0.24%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (0.24%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 26 (6.28%) Amazon AWS
2 25 (6.04%) Cloud Computing
3 22 (5.31%) GitHub
4 16 (3.86%) Google App Engine
4 16 (3.86%) Amazon EC2
4 16 (3.86%) Google Cloud Platform
5 4 (0.97%) Microsoft Azure
5 4 (0.97%) IaaS
6 3 (0.72%) Office 365
7 2 (0.48%) SaaS
8 1 (0.24%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 60 (14.49%) HTTP
2 23 (5.56%) TCP/IP
3 18 (4.35%) SSL
4 17 (4.11%) DNS
5 15 (3.62%) Internet
6 14 (3.38%) Firewall
6 14 (3.38%) IPsec
6 14 (3.38%) DHCP
6 14 (3.38%) FTP
7 7 (1.69%) WAN
8 5 (1.21%) LDAP
9 4 (0.97%) Unified Communications
10 3 (0.72%) Converged Networks
11 1 (0.24%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 75 (18.12%) MongoDB
2 42 (10.14%) Relational Database
2 42 (10.14%) MySQL
3 37 (8.94%) NoSQL
4 23 (5.56%) SQL Server
5 17 (4.11%) Neo4j
6 10 (2.42%) Big Data
7 9 (2.17%) Data Warehouse
7 9 (2.17%) Oracle Database
8 8 (1.93%) Apache Cassandra
8 8 (1.93%) Hadoop
9 7 (1.69%) SQL Server 2008
9 7 (1.69%) DB2
10 5 (1.21%) Oracle Database 11g
10 5 (1.21%) CouchDB
11 4 (0.97%) RDBMS
12 3 (0.72%) Adabas
12 3 (0.72%) Apache Hive
13 2 (0.48%) PostgreSQL
14 1 (0.24%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 81 (19.57%) Git (software)
2 72 (17.39%) Jenkins
3 52 (12.56%) Cucumber
4 42 (10.14%) Subversion
5 35 (8.45%) JUnit
6 31 (7.49%) Maven
7 21 (5.07%) Eclipse
8 16 (3.86%) GitLab
9 15 (3.62%) JIRA
10 14 (3.38%) TeamCity
11 13 (3.14%) Selenium
12 11 (2.66%) IntelliJ
12 11 (2.66%) Capybara
13 10 (2.42%) Mockito
14 8 (1.93%) Ant
15 6 (1.45%) Visual Studio
16 5 (1.21%) NetBeans
16 5 (1.21%) WebDriver
17 3 (0.72%) AccuRev
17 3 (0.72%) HP UFT
General
1 35 (8.45%) Finance
2 14 (3.38%) Telecoms
3 12 (2.90%) Retail
4 7 (1.69%) Publishing
5 5 (1.21%) Games
5 5 (1.21%) Banking
6 3 (0.72%) Pharmaceutical
7 1 (0.24%) Back Office
7 1 (0.24%) Electronics
7 1 (0.24%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.24%) Advertising
7 1 (0.24%) Billing
7 1 (0.24%) Investment Banking
7 1 (0.24%) Retail Banking
7 1 (0.24%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 268 (64.73%) Developer
2 156 (37.68%) Java Developer
3 32 (7.73%) Architect
4 19 (4.59%) Analyst
5 17 (4.11%) Software Engineer
6 16 (3.86%) DevOps Engineer
7 15 (3.62%) Front-End Developer
7 15 (3.62%) Technical Architect
7 15 (3.62%) C++ Developer
7 15 (3.62%) C Developer
8 14 (3.38%) Applications Developer
8 14 (3.38%) Senior Developer
8 14 (3.38%) UI Developer
9 13 (3.14%) Java Applications Developer
9 13 (3.14%) UI Programmer
9 13 (3.14%) Test Analyst
9 13 (3.14%) Software Developer
10 11 (2.66%) C++/Java Developer
10 11 (2.66%) EPoS Developer
10 11 (2.66%) Ruby Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 155 (37.44%) HTML
2 114 (27.54%) CSS
3 75 (18.12%) Spring
4 67 (16.18%) J2EE
5 64 (15.46%) .NET
6 59 (14.25%) XML
7 50 (12.08%) HTML5
8 49 (11.84%) REST
9 47 (11.35%) Web Services
10 44 (10.63%) JSP
11 42 (10.14%) jQuery
12 40 (9.66%) Hibernate
13 39 (9.42%) Spring MVC
14 35 (8.45%) CSS3
15 34 (8.21%) Servlets
16 30 (7.25%) RESTful
17 28 (6.76%) Java EE
17 28 (6.76%) XHTML
18 21 (5.07%) JAX-RS
18 21 (5.07%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 26 (6.28%) Analytical Skills
2 13 (3.14%) Enterprise Software
3 12 (2.90%) Visualisation
3 12 (2.90%) Mobile App
4 11 (2.66%) EPoS
5 8 (1.93%) User Experience
6 5 (1.21%) Mainframe
7 4 (0.97%) W3C
7 4 (0.97%) Client/Server
7 4 (0.97%) Data Centre
8 3 (0.72%) Algorithms
8 3 (0.72%) Social Media
8 3 (0.72%) DTV
8 3 (0.72%) Streaming Video
8 3 (0.72%) APACS
8 3 (0.72%) Computer Science
9 2 (0.48%) Life Science
9 2 (0.48%) Management Information System
9 2 (0.48%) Mobile Games
9 2 (0.48%) STB
Operating Systems
1 141 (34.06%) Linux
2 90 (21.74%) UNIX
3 50 (12.08%) Mac OS X
4 27 (6.52%) Windows
5 22 (5.31%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 9 (2.17%) Android
7 6 (1.45%) AIX
8 5 (1.21%) Apple iOS
9 3 (0.72%) Embedded Linux
9 3 (0.72%) CentOS
9 3 (0.72%) Mac OS
10 2 (0.48%) zOS
10 2 (0.48%) Ubuntu
11 1 (0.24%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 237 (57.25%) Agile Software Development
2 129 (31.16%) TDD
3 92 (22.22%) Continuous Integration
4 72 (17.39%) Configuration Management
5 64 (15.46%) BDD
6 60 (14.49%) Web Design
7 58 (14.01%) Responsive Web Design
8 47 (11.35%) MVC
9 44 (10.63%) Open Source
10 41 (9.90%) Software Engineering
11 37 (8.94%) Scrum
12 36 (8.70%) E-Commerce
13 32 (7.73%) DevOps
14 28 (6.76%) Continuous Improvement
15 26 (6.28%) OO
16 23 (5.56%) Web Development
16 23 (5.56%) Test Automation
17 22 (5.31%) Microservices
18 21 (5.07%) Pair Programming
19 20 (4.83%) Multithreading
Programming Languages
1 150 (36.23%) JavaScript
2 95 (22.95%) SQL
3 52 (12.56%) Python
3 52 (12.56%) Ruby
4 50 (12.08%) C++
5 37 (8.94%) C#
6 28 (6.76%) C
7 21 (5.07%) Perl
8 15 (3.62%) PHP
8 15 (3.62%) Scala
9 14 (3.38%) Bash Shell
10 10 (2.42%) Groovy
10 10 (2.42%) Shell Script
11 9 (2.17%) PowerShell
12 8 (1.93%) VB
13 7 (1.69%) FQL
14 6 (1.45%) R
15 5 (1.21%) Objective-C
16 4 (0.97%) Ada
16 4 (0.97%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 31 (7.49%) Security Cleared
2 17 (4.11%) SC Cleared
3 13 (3.14%) Degree
4 7 (1.69%) BC Cleared
4 7 (1.69%) DV Cleared
5 4 (0.97%) Sun Certification
6 2 (0.48%) ISEB
6 2 (0.48%) CISSP
7 1 (0.24%) PMI Certification
7 1 (0.24%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (5.07%) QA
2 1 (0.24%) HL7
System Software
1 35 (8.45%) VMware Infrastructure
2 14 (3.38%) Xen
3 9 (2.17%) Docker
4 4 (0.97%) Active Directory
5 2 (0.48%) Hyper-V
5 2 (0.48%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 43 (10.39%) Opscode Chef
2 40 (9.66%) Puppet
3 15 (3.62%) Ansible
4 11 (2.66%) Graylog
5 8 (1.93%) Vagrant
6 6 (1.45%) logstash
7 5 (1.21%) Salt
8 4 (0.97%) StatsD
9 3 (0.72%) Graphite
10 2 (0.48%) Forefront Identity Manager
10 2 (0.48%) HP Quality Center
11 1 (0.24%) Tivoli
11 1 (0.24%) Oracle Identity Manager
11 1 (0.24%) Cobbler
Vendors
1 66 (15.94%) Oracle
2 35 (8.45%) VMware
3 26 (6.28%) Adobe
4 22 (5.31%) Microsoft
5 21 (5.07%) Google
6 20 (4.83%) Red Hat
7 15 (3.62%) IBM
8 12 (2.90%) hybris
9 11 (2.66%) Akamai
9 11 (2.66%) New Relic
10 8 (1.93%) Lotus
11 5 (1.21%) Sun
11 5 (1.21%) HP
12 4 (0.97%) Citrix
12 4 (0.97%) SAP
12 4 (0.97%) Teradata
12 4 (0.97%) Tableau
12 4 (0.97%) Atlassian
12 4 (0.97%) Apigee
12 4 (0.97%) Mashery
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Total Recruitment Specialists Limited / TRG / Total recruitment group
Rate: £300 - £360 Per Day call for details
Posted: 5 days ago
Pudsey, West Yorkshire
Hays Finance Technology
Rate: £480.00 - £510.00 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
West Yorkshire
TRG
Rate: 300-360 Per Day call for details
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Rate: £350 - £425 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
West Yorkshire
JM
Rate: £480 - £510 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
TEKsystems
Rate: £475 - £510 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds
Huxley Banking & Financial Services
Rate: competitive
Posted: 6 days ago
Pudsey
Real Staffing
Rate: £450 - £510 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds
Incite Insight
Rate: £400 - £500+ per day
Posted: 13 days ago
Leeds
Austin Fraser Limited
Posted: 14 days ago
Leeds
Arrows Group
Rate: £500.00 - £550.00 per day
Posted: 16 days ago
Leeds
Quantica Technology - London
Posted: 23 days ago