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 28 June 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
28 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Senior Java Developer
Rank 75 - 98
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs requiring a Senior Java Developer 47 0 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 2.31% - 0.29%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.40% - 0.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 34 0 3
Median daily rate £450 - £375
UK excluding London median daily rate £456 £413 £423
% change year-on-year
+10.60% -2.36%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £49.50 -
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
1958 1991 1621
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 96.22% 94.90% 95.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 1344 1376 1064
Median daily rate £400 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £250 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £537 £475 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £370 £350
% change year-on-year
+8.10% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 40 59 55
Median hourly rate £13.60 £13.60 £13.20
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +2.99%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.20 £9.00 £9.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.05 £40.00 £28.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £16.14 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+8.42% -2.18%

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 28 June 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 28 June 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 - 45 £450 - 5
Bradford - 2 £325 - 1
Senior Java Developer
Yorkshire

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

For the 6 months to 28 June 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 87 (100.00%) Java
2 75 (86.21%) TDD
3 72 (82.76%) Agile Software Development
4 68 (78.16%) Spring
5 32 (36.78%) HTML
6 31 (35.63%) REST
7 30 (34.48%) JavaScript
7 30 (34.48%) Hibernate
8 29 (33.33%) Git (software)
9 27 (31.03%) Retail
10 26 (29.89%) Continuous Integration
11 24 (27.59%) RESTful
11 24 (27.59%) Scrum
12 23 (26.44%) SOA
12 23 (26.44%) Microservices
13 20 (22.99%) CSS
14 19 (21.84%) Oracle
14 19 (21.84%) Open Source
15 18 (20.69%) HTML5
16 17 (19.54%) Scala
16 17 (19.54%) OO
16 17 (19.54%) Pair Programming
17 16 (18.39%) CSS3
17 16 (18.39%) Spring Boot
17 16 (18.39%) GitHub
17 16 (18.39%) Enterprise Software
18 15 (17.24%) BDD
18 15 (17.24%) Mockito
18 15 (17.24%) Maven
18 15 (17.24%) OOP

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 4 (4.60%) Tomcat
2 3 (3.45%) Jetty
3 1 (1.15%) Apache
3 1 (1.15%) Apache Spark
Cloud Services
1 16 (18.39%) GitHub
2 2 (2.30%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (1.15%) Amazon EMR
3 1 (1.15%) AWS CloudFormation
Communications & Networking
1 5 (5.75%) HTTP
2 1 (1.15%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (16.09%) NoSQL
2 12 (13.79%) MongoDB
3 8 (9.20%) Relational Database
4 7 (8.05%) Hazelcast
5 5 (5.75%) Apache Cassandra
6 4 (4.60%) MySQL
6 4 (4.60%) Neo4j
7 2 (2.30%) Hadoop
7 2 (2.30%) Redis
7 2 (2.30%) Riak
7 2 (2.30%) SQL Server
8 1 (1.15%) Oracle Database
8 1 (1.15%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 29 (33.33%) Git (software)
2 15 (17.24%) Maven
2 15 (17.24%) Mockito
3 14 (16.09%) Mercurial
4 12 (13.79%) JUnit
5 10 (11.49%) Jenkins
5 10 (11.49%) JIRA
6 7 (8.05%) Hamcrest
7 6 (6.90%) Subversion
8 4 (4.60%) Cucumber
9 2 (2.30%) Bitbucket
9 2 (2.30%) Eclipse
9 2 (2.30%) Gradle
10 1 (1.15%) Ant
10 1 (1.15%) DbUnit
10 1 (1.15%) Firebug
10 1 (1.15%) jMock
10 1 (1.15%) SonarQube
General
1 27 (31.03%) Retail
2 1 (1.15%) Interactive Media
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 68 (78.16%) Spring
2 32 (36.78%) HTML
3 31 (35.63%) REST
4 30 (34.48%) Hibernate
5 24 (27.59%) RESTful
6 20 (22.99%) CSS
7 18 (20.69%) HTML5
8 16 (18.39%) CSS3
8 16 (18.39%) Spring Boot
9 8 (9.20%) XML
10 7 (8.05%) Dropwizard
10 7 (8.05%) JPA
10 7 (8.05%) RabbitMQ
11 5 (5.75%) JAX-RS
12 4 (4.60%) Apache Camel
13 3 (3.45%) AngularJS
13 3 (3.45%) J2EE
13 3 (3.45%) jQuery
13 3 (3.45%) Node.js
13 3 (3.45%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 16 (18.39%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (2.30%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (2.30%) Blog
3 1 (1.15%) Algorithms
3 1 (1.15%) Data Integration
3 1 (1.15%) Data Structures
3 1 (1.15%) Digital Media
3 1 (1.15%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 10 (11.49%) Linux
2 7 (8.05%) Unix
3 4 (4.60%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 75 (86.21%) TDD
2 72 (82.76%) Agile Software Development
3 26 (29.89%) Continuous Integration
4 24 (27.59%) Scrum
5 23 (26.44%) Microservices
5 23 (26.44%) SOA
6 19 (21.84%) Open Source
7 17 (19.54%) OO
7 17 (19.54%) Pair Programming
8 15 (17.24%) BDD
8 15 (17.24%) OOP
9 14 (16.09%) Software Delivery
10 6 (6.90%) Kanban
11 5 (5.75%) Mentoring
11 5 (5.75%) Responsive Web Design
11 5 (5.75%) Unit Testing
11 5 (5.75%) Web Design
11 5 (5.75%) Web Development
12 4 (4.60%) Automated Testing
13 3 (3.45%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 87 (100.00%) Java
2 30 (34.48%) JavaScript
3 17 (19.54%) Scala
4 14 (16.09%) Clojure
4 14 (16.09%) Groovy
5 3 (3.45%) Ruby
6 2 (2.30%) PHP
6 2 (2.30%) Python
7 1 (1.15%) Perl
Qualifications
1 4 (4.60%) Security Cleared
2 2 (2.30%) BC Cleared
2 2 (2.30%) BPSS Clearance
3 1 (1.15%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (4.60%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 14 (16.09%) Virtual Machines
2 9 (10.34%) Docker
3 1 (1.15%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 10 (11.49%) Puppet
2 2 (2.30%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 19 (21.84%) Oracle
2 2 (2.30%) SaltStack
3 1 (1.15%) SAP
3 1 (1.15%) VMware