The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the West Yorkshire region that had Senior Java Developer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 29 September 2016 with a comparison to same period over 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
29 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Senior Java Developer
Rank 104 125 94
Rank change year-on-year
+21 -31
Contract jobs requiring a Senior Java Developer 15 6 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 0.80% 0.26% 0.49%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.82% 0.27% 0.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 3 0
Median daily rate £500 £363 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+37.93% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £460 £475 £375
% change year-on-year
-3.15% +26.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.53 - -
Senior Java Developer
Yorkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the West Yorkshire region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
West Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1820 2187 1570
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 96.60% 96.09% 95.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 1175 1467 946
Median daily rate £380 £363 £345
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.82% +5.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £197
10% offered a daily rate of more than £513 £500 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £380 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.63% +8.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 54 97 77
Median hourly rate £12.25 £13.00 £12.45
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.76% +4.45%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.50 £9.50 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £31.00 £21.53 £30.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-5.71% +6.06%

Senior Java Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

The demand trend of IT contracts across the West Yorkshire region that featured Senior Java Developer in the job title.

Senior Java Developer Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

Senior Java Developer
Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Senior Java Developer across the West Yorkshire region.

Senior Java Developer Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

Senior Java Developer
Daily Rate Histogram in West Yorkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Senior Java Developer across the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 29 September 2016.

Senior Java Developer Daily Rate Histogram in West Yorkshire

Senior Java Developer
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 Senior Java Developer within the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 29 September 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 +18 15 £500 +37.93% 9
Senior Java Developer
Yorkshire

Senior Java Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 29 September 2016, Senior Java Developer contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the West Yorkshire region featuring Senior Java Developer in the job title.

1 62 (100.00%) Java
2 56 (90.32%) TDD
3 53 (85.48%) Agile Software Development
4 48 (77.42%) Spring
5 31 (50.00%) Git (software)
6 30 (48.39%) RESTful
7 29 (46.77%) Continuous Integration
7 29 (46.77%) Scrum
7 29 (46.77%) HTML
7 29 (46.77%) Microservices
8 28 (45.16%) JavaScript
8 28 (45.16%) SOA
9 27 (43.55%) Hibernate
10 25 (40.32%) CSS
11 24 (38.71%) OO
12 23 (37.10%) Open Source
13 22 (35.48%) HTML5
13 22 (35.48%) Pair Programming
14 21 (33.87%) GitHub
15 20 (32.26%) Clojure
15 20 (32.26%) CSS3
15 20 (32.26%) Software Delivery
15 20 (32.26%) Scala
15 20 (32.26%) Groovy
16 19 (30.65%) Mercurial
16 19 (30.65%) OOP
16 19 (30.65%) Virtual Machines
16 19 (30.65%) Enterprise Software
17 14 (22.58%) Retail
18 12 (19.35%) Maven

Senior Java Developer Skill Set
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 5 (8.06%) Jetty
1 5 (8.06%) Tomcat
2 2 (3.23%) JBoss
3 1 (1.61%) Apache
3 1 (1.61%) Apache Spark
Cloud Services
1 21 (33.87%) GitHub
2 2 (3.23%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (1.61%) Amazon EMR
3 1 (1.61%) AWS CloudFormation
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.61%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (19.35%) NoSQL
2 7 (11.29%) MongoDB
3 4 (6.45%) Hadoop
3 4 (6.45%) Hazelcast
3 4 (6.45%) MySQL
4 3 (4.84%) Relational Database
5 2 (3.23%) Redis
5 2 (3.23%) Riak
5 2 (3.23%) SQL Server
6 1 (1.61%) Apache Cassandra
6 1 (1.61%) Neo4j
Development Applications
1 31 (50.00%) Git (software)
2 19 (30.65%) Mercurial
3 12 (19.35%) Maven
4 10 (16.13%) Jenkins
5 8 (12.90%) JIRA
5 8 (12.90%) JUnit
5 8 (12.90%) Mockito
6 4 (6.45%) Hamcrest
7 3 (4.84%) Subversion
8 2 (3.23%) Bitbucket
8 2 (3.23%) Gradle
9 1 (1.61%) Ant
9 1 (1.61%) Cucumber
9 1 (1.61%) DbUnit
9 1 (1.61%) jMock
9 1 (1.61%) SonarQube
General
1 14 (22.58%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 48 (77.42%) Spring
2 30 (48.39%) RESTful
3 29 (46.77%) HTML
4 27 (43.55%) Hibernate
5 25 (40.32%) CSS
6 22 (35.48%) HTML5
7 20 (32.26%) CSS3
8 12 (19.35%) Spring Boot
9 11 (17.74%) REST
10 5 (8.06%) RabbitMQ
11 4 (6.45%) JPA
11 4 (6.45%) XML
12 3 (4.84%) Dropwizard
12 3 (4.84%) jQuery
12 3 (4.84%) Web Services
13 2 (3.23%) AngularJS
13 2 (3.23%) J2EE
14 1 (1.61%) ActiveMQ
14 1 (1.61%) SOAP
14 1 (1.61%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 19 (30.65%) Enterprise Software
2 3 (4.84%) Algorithms
3 2 (3.23%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (3.23%) Blog
4 1 (1.61%) Data Structures
4 1 (1.61%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 7 (11.29%) Linux
2 2 (3.23%) Unix
3 1 (1.61%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 56 (90.32%) TDD
2 53 (85.48%) Agile Software Development
3 29 (46.77%) Continuous Integration
3 29 (46.77%) Microservices
3 29 (46.77%) Scrum
4 28 (45.16%) SOA
5 24 (38.71%) OO
6 23 (37.10%) Open Source
7 22 (35.48%) Pair Programming
8 20 (32.26%) Software Delivery
9 19 (30.65%) OOP
10 11 (17.74%) BDD
11 4 (6.45%) Kanban
11 4 (6.45%) Mentoring
12 3 (4.84%) Automated Testing
12 3 (4.84%) Software Engineering
12 3 (4.84%) Unit Testing
13 2 (3.23%) Data Management
13 2 (3.23%) DevOps
13 2 (3.23%) Regression Testing
Programming Languages
1 62 (100.00%) Java
2 28 (45.16%) JavaScript
3 20 (32.26%) Clojure
3 20 (32.26%) Groovy
3 20 (32.26%) Scala
4 2 (3.23%) Ruby
4 2 (3.23%) SQL
5 1 (1.61%) F#
5 1 (1.61%) Python
System Software
1 19 (30.65%) Virtual Machines
2 9 (14.52%) Docker
3 1 (1.61%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 10 (16.13%) Puppet
2 2 (3.23%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 10 (16.13%) Oracle
2 2 (3.23%) SaltStack
3 1 (1.61%) SAP
3 1 (1.61%) VMware