The table below looks at the statistics for the Senior Java Developer role 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 Senior Java Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 1 May 2016 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.

3 months to
1 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Senior Java Developer
Rank 70 106 99
Rank change year-on-year
+36 -7
Contract jobs requiring a Senior Java Developer 52 12 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 2.53% 0.59% 0.34%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.64% 0.62% 0.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 34 9 3
Average daily rate £450 £425 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% +13.33%
UK excluding London average daily rate £438 £413 £419
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -1.49%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £44.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year
- +10.00%
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
1968 1944 1679
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 95.81% 95.15% 95.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 1376 1219 1104
Average daily rate £400 £350 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% +3.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £459 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 62 79 71
Average hourly rate £11.75 £13.87 £13.17
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-15.28% +5.35%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £8.75 £9.00 £9.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.00 £40.00 £29.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.83 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+4.01% -1.02%

Senior Java Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Senior Java Developer in the job title across the West Yorkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

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 1 May 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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Senior Java Developer within the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 1 May 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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 +38 50 £450 +5.88% 6
Bradford - 1 - -
Senior Java Developer
Yorkshire

Senior Java Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, IT contractor jobs across the West Yorkshire region that cited Senior Java Developer in their job title 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 with Senior Java Developer in their job title.

1 80 (100.00%) Java
2 64 (80.00%) TDD
3 59 (73.75%) Agile Software Development
4 58 (72.50%) Spring
5 33 (41.25%) REST
6 28 (35.00%) Retail
7 24 (30.00%) HTML
8 20 (25.00%) JavaScript
8 20 (25.00%) Git (software)
9 19 (23.75%) Oracle
9 19 (23.75%) Hibernate
10 16 (20.00%) NoSQL
10 16 (20.00%) Spring Boot
11 15 (18.75%) Continuous Integration
12 14 (17.50%) SOA
12 14 (17.50%) Microservices
12 14 (17.50%) Mockito
13 13 (16.25%) RESTful
13 13 (16.25%) Scrum
14 12 (15.00%) HTML5
14 12 (15.00%) MongoDB
15 11 (13.75%) Open Source
15 11 (13.75%) JUnit
15 11 (13.75%) Linux
16 10 (12.50%) CSS
16 10 (12.50%) XML
16 10 (12.50%) Maven
16 10 (12.50%) Scala
16 10 (12.50%) BDD
16 10 (12.50%) GitHub

Senior Java Developer
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, IT contractor jobs across the West Yorkshire region that cited Senior Java Developer in their job title 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 with Senior Java Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (3.75%) Node.js
2 2 (2.50%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 10 (12.50%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 6 (7.50%) HTTP
2 1 (1.25%) Internet
2 1 (1.25%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (20.00%) NoSQL
2 12 (15.00%) MongoDB
3 10 (12.50%) Relational Database
4 9 (11.25%) Hazelcast
5 7 (8.75%) Apache Cassandra
6 4 (5.00%) Neo4j
7 3 (3.75%) MySQL
7 3 (3.75%) Redis
7 3 (3.75%) Riak
7 3 (3.75%) SQL Server
8 2 (2.50%) Oracle Database
8 2 (2.50%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 20 (25.00%) Git (software)
2 14 (17.50%) Mockito
3 11 (13.75%) JUnit
4 10 (12.50%) Maven
5 9 (11.25%) Hamcrest
6 8 (10.00%) JIRA
7 7 (8.75%) Mercurial
7 7 (8.75%) Subversion
8 6 (7.50%) Jenkins
9 3 (3.75%) Bitbucket
9 3 (3.75%) Cucumber
10 2 (2.50%) Eclipse
11 1 (1.25%) Firebug
General
1 28 (35.00%) Retail
2 1 (1.25%) Interactive Media
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 58 (72.50%) Spring
2 33 (41.25%) REST
3 24 (30.00%) HTML
4 19 (23.75%) Hibernate
5 16 (20.00%) Spring Boot
6 13 (16.25%) RESTful
7 12 (15.00%) HTML5
8 10 (12.50%) CSS
8 10 (12.50%) XML
9 9 (11.25%) CSS3
9 9 (11.25%) JPA
9 9 (11.25%) RabbitMQ
10 5 (6.25%) Apache Camel
10 5 (6.25%) JAX-RS
11 4 (5.00%) AngularJS
11 4 (5.00%) J2EE
12 3 (3.75%) jQuery
12 3 (3.75%) JSON
13 2 (2.50%) Akka
14 1 (1.25%) Spring Integration
Miscellaneous
1 9 (11.25%) Enterprise Software
2 3 (3.75%) Blog
3 2 (2.50%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.25%) Data Integration
4 1 (1.25%) Digital Media
4 1 (1.25%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 11 (13.75%) Linux
2 8 (10.00%) Unix
3 6 (7.50%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 64 (80.00%) TDD
2 59 (73.75%) Agile Software Development
3 15 (18.75%) Continuous Integration
4 14 (17.50%) Microservices
4 14 (17.50%) SOA
5 13 (16.25%) Scrum
6 11 (13.75%) Open Source
7 10 (12.50%) BDD
8 9 (11.25%) OO
9 8 (10.00%) OOP
9 8 (10.00%) Pair Programming
9 8 (10.00%) Software Delivery
10 6 (7.50%) Responsive Web Design
10 6 (7.50%) Web Design
10 6 (7.50%) Web Development
11 5 (6.25%) Mentoring
12 4 (5.00%) Automated Testing
13 3 (3.75%) Kanban
13 3 (3.75%) MVC
13 3 (3.75%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 80 (100.00%) Java
2 20 (25.00%) JavaScript
3 10 (12.50%) Scala
4 8 (10.00%) Groovy
5 7 (8.75%) Clojure
6 4 (5.00%) Python
7 3 (3.75%) Ruby
8 2 (2.50%) PHP
9 1 (1.25%) C#
9 1 (1.25%) Perl
9 1 (1.25%) SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (11.25%) Security Cleared
2 6 (7.50%) BC Cleared
3 4 (5.00%) BPSS Clearance
4 1 (1.25%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (11.25%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 6 (7.50%) Docker
Systems Management
1 9 (11.25%) Puppet
2 3 (3.75%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 19 (23.75%) Oracle
2 3 (3.75%) SaltStack
3 1 (1.25%) SAP
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