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 26 February 2017 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
26 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Senior Java Developer
Yorkshire / West Yorkshire
Rank 87 87 96
Rank change year-on-year
0 +9
Contract jobs requiring a Senior Java Developer 10 26 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 0.70% 1.35% 0.62%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.73% 1.40% 0.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 13 7
Median daily rate £400 £450 £385
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.11% +16.88%
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £425 £413
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +3.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

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
1379 1857 1680
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 96.30% 96.22% 95.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 879 1259 1112
Median daily rate £400 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £263 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 56 66 76
Median hourly rate £12.50 £12.75 £12.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-1.96% +2.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £9.38 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.50 £21.00 £35.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £17.22
% change year-on-year
-2.77% +4.52%

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
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 26 February 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 -14 10 £400 -11.11% 10
Senior Java Developer
Yorkshire

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

For the 6 months to 26 February 2017, 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 20 (100.00%) Java
2 19 (95.00%) Agile Software Development
3 17 (85.00%) Spring
4 13 (65.00%) TDD
5 9 (45.00%) Microservices
6 8 (40.00%) Hibernate
7 7 (35.00%) REST
8 6 (30.00%) Jenkins
8 6 (30.00%) BDD
8 6 (30.00%) RESTful
8 6 (30.00%) Maven
8 6 (30.00%) JavaScript
9 5 (25.00%) Oracle
9 5 (25.00%) Scrum
9 5 (25.00%) Retail
10 4 (20.00%) MongoDB
10 4 (20.00%) Enterprise Software
10 4 (20.00%) CSS
10 4 (20.00%) HTML
10 4 (20.00%) J2EE
10 4 (20.00%) Spring Boot
11 3 (15.00%) AngularJS
11 3 (15.00%) Web Services
11 3 (15.00%) Scala
11 3 (15.00%) Git (software)
11 3 (15.00%) Unit Testing
11 3 (15.00%) Continuous Integration
12 2 (10.00%) Kanban
12 2 (10.00%) Groovy
12 2 (10.00%) HTML5

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 1 (5.00%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.00%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (5.00%) Amazon EC2
1 1 (5.00%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.00%) Kerberos
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (20.00%) MongoDB
2 2 (10.00%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (5.00%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 6 (30.00%) Jenkins
1 6 (30.00%) Maven
2 3 (15.00%) Git (software)
3 1 (5.00%) DbUnit
3 1 (5.00%) Gradle
3 1 (5.00%) jMock
3 1 (5.00%) JUnit
3 1 (5.00%) Mercurial
3 1 (5.00%) Mockito
3 1 (5.00%) SonarQube
General
1 5 (25.00%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (85.00%) Spring
2 8 (40.00%) Hibernate
3 7 (35.00%) REST
4 6 (30.00%) RESTful
5 4 (20.00%) CSS
5 4 (20.00%) HTML
5 4 (20.00%) J2EE
5 4 (20.00%) Spring Boot
6 3 (15.00%) AngularJS
6 3 (15.00%) Web Services
7 2 (10.00%) HTML5
7 2 (10.00%) XML
8 1 (5.00%) Apache Camel
8 1 (5.00%) CSS3
8 1 (5.00%) Java EE
8 1 (5.00%) Java SE
8 1 (5.00%) Node.js
8 1 (5.00%) PowerMock
8 1 (5.00%) SOAP
8 1 (5.00%) Spring Security
Miscellaneous
1 4 (20.00%) Enterprise Software
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (95.00%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (65.00%) TDD
3 9 (45.00%) Microservices
4 6 (30.00%) BDD
5 5 (25.00%) Scrum
6 3 (15.00%) Continuous Integration
6 3 (15.00%) Unit Testing
7 2 (10.00%) Front End Development
7 2 (10.00%) Kanban
7 2 (10.00%) OO
7 2 (10.00%) Pair Programming
7 2 (10.00%) SOA
7 2 (10.00%) Software Delivery
8 1 (5.00%) CQRS
8 1 (5.00%) DevOps
8 1 (5.00%) E-Commerce
8 1 (5.00%) Mentoring
8 1 (5.00%) OOP
8 1 (5.00%) Virtual Infrastructure
8 1 (5.00%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 20 (100.00%) Java
2 6 (30.00%) JavaScript
3 3 (15.00%) Scala
4 2 (10.00%) Clojure
4 2 (10.00%) Groovy
4 2 (10.00%) Python
4 2 (10.00%) Ruby
5 1 (5.00%) F#
5 1 (5.00%) Go
5 1 (5.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (5.00%) CTC Cleared
1 1 (5.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 2 (10.00%) Docker
2 1 (5.00%) Virtual Machines
2 1 (5.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (5.00%) vSphere
Vendors
1 5 (25.00%) Oracle
2 1 (5.00%) VMware