The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the 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 7 December 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
7 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Senior Java Developer
Rank 115 97 121
Rank change year-on-year
-18 +24
Contract jobs requiring a Senior Java Developer 13 46 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.54% 1.49% 0.31%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.56% 1.58% 0.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 28 5
Median daily rate £450 £498 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.54% +53.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £446 £443 £315
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £558 £357
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £475 £425
% change year-on-year
-5.26% +11.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
Senior Java Developer
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the 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
Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
2312 2915 2443
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 95.34% 94.25% 93.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 1493 1907 1512
Median daily rate £388 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £525 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 101 159 145
Median hourly rate £15.00 £14.00 £12.52
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +11.82%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.96 £10.00 £9.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £31.00 £45.00 £27.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £15.85
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +7.25%

Senior Java Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

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

Senior Java Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

Senior Java Developer
Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

Senior Java Developer Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

Senior Java Developer
Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

Senior Java Developer Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

Senior Java Developer
Contract Job Locations in 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 Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 7 December 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
West Yorkshire 0 8 £450 -10.00% 10
South Yorkshire -13 5 £475 -2.06%
Senior Java Developer
England

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

For the 6 months to 7 December 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 Yorkshire region featuring Senior Java Developer in the job title.

1 32 (100.00%) Java
2 30 (93.75%) Agile Software Development
3 22 (68.75%) TDD
4 21 (65.63%) Spring
5 17 (53.13%) Microservices
6 16 (50.00%) Scrum
6 16 (50.00%) Pair Programming
7 15 (46.88%) Scala
7 15 (46.88%) Git (software)
7 15 (46.88%) Groovy
7 15 (46.88%) Clojure
8 14 (43.75%) RESTful
8 14 (43.75%) Hibernate
8 14 (43.75%) OO
9 13 (40.63%) JavaScript
9 13 (40.63%) HTML
9 13 (40.63%) CSS
9 13 (40.63%) GitHub
10 12 (37.50%) HTML5
10 12 (37.50%) Open Source
10 12 (37.50%) Continuous Integration
10 12 (37.50%) SOA
10 12 (37.50%) Software Delivery
11 11 (34.38%) Enterprise Software
11 11 (34.38%) Virtual Machines
11 11 (34.38%) OOP
11 11 (34.38%) Mercurial
11 11 (34.38%) REST
11 11 (34.38%) CSS3
12 9 (28.13%) BDD

Senior Java Developer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in 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 2 (6.25%) JBoss
1 2 (6.25%) Jetty
1 2 (6.25%) Tomcat
2 1 (3.13%) WebSphere
2 1 (3.13%) WebSphere Application Server
Cloud Services
1 13 (40.63%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.13%) LDAP
1 1 (3.13%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (9.38%) NoSQL
2 2 (6.25%) Hadoop
2 2 (6.25%) MongoDB
3 1 (3.13%) Neo4j
3 1 (3.13%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (3.13%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 15 (46.88%) Git (software)
2 11 (34.38%) Mercurial
3 3 (9.38%) Jenkins
3 3 (9.38%) Maven
4 1 (3.13%) Gradle
General
1 5 (15.63%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (65.63%) Spring
2 14 (43.75%) Hibernate
2 14 (43.75%) RESTful
3 13 (40.63%) CSS
3 13 (40.63%) HTML
4 12 (37.50%) HTML5
5 11 (34.38%) CSS3
5 11 (34.38%) REST
6 3 (9.38%) Spring Boot
6 3 (9.38%) Web Services
7 2 (6.25%) AngularJS
7 2 (6.25%) J2EE
7 2 (6.25%) WebSphere MQ
8 1 (3.13%) ActiveMQ
8 1 (3.13%) Java EE
8 1 (3.13%) Java SE
8 1 (3.13%) JDBC
8 1 (3.13%) JMS
8 1 (3.13%) Node.js
8 1 (3.13%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 11 (34.38%) Enterprise Software
2 3 (9.38%) Algorithms
3 1 (3.13%) Data Structures
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (93.75%) Agile Software Development
2 22 (68.75%) TDD
3 17 (53.13%) Microservices
4 16 (50.00%) Pair Programming
4 16 (50.00%) Scrum
5 14 (43.75%) OO
6 12 (37.50%) Continuous Integration
6 12 (37.50%) Open Source
6 12 (37.50%) SOA
6 12 (37.50%) Software Delivery
7 11 (34.38%) OOP
8 9 (28.13%) BDD
9 2 (6.25%) DevOps
10 1 (3.13%) CQRS
10 1 (3.13%) Front End Development
10 1 (3.13%) Functional Programming
10 1 (3.13%) Kanban
10 1 (3.13%) Mentoring
10 1 (3.13%) RUP
10 1 (3.13%) Software Architecture
Programming Languages
1 32 (100.00%) Java
2 15 (46.88%) Clojure
2 15 (46.88%) Groovy
2 15 (46.88%) Scala
3 13 (40.63%) JavaScript
4 2 (6.25%) SQL
5 1 (3.13%) C#
5 1 (3.13%) F#
5 1 (3.13%) Python
5 1 (3.13%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 3 (9.38%) SC Cleared
1 3 (9.38%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 11 (34.38%) Virtual Machines
2 3 (9.38%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (3.13%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 5 (15.63%) Oracle
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