The table below looks at the statistics for Java skills in IT contracts advertised for the Bradford region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Java over the 3 months to 30 January 2015 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.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Java
Rank 16 24 31
Rank change year-on-year
+8 +7
Contract jobs citing Java 19 7 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bradford 8.76% 3.85% 3.42%
As % of the Programming Languages category 31.67% 8.33% 12.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 3 4
Average daily rate
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£370 £315 £225
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.46% +40.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £90 £235 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £451 £383 £293
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £365 £370
% change year-on-year
+9.58% -1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 0 0
Average hourly rate £40.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.95 £37.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year
-0.13% +2.77%
Java
West Yorkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in contract jobs advertised in the Bradford region.

Programming Languages Category
Bradford
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
60 84 74
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bradford 27.65% 46.15% 28.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 31 39 46
Average daily rate £340 £320 £250
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +28.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £253 £163
10% offered a daily rate of more than £424 £425 £350
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 3 3
Average hourly rate £40.00 £175.00 £12.42
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-77.14% +1309.01%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £33.00 £15.70 £10.48
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.00 £175.00 £12.48
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.50 £33.53 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+5.89% -4.21%

Java
Jobs Demand Trend in Bradford

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Java across the Bradford region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

Java Jobs Demand Trend in Bradford

Java
Daily Rate Trend in Bradford

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

Java Daily Rate Trend in Bradford

Java
Daily Rate Histogram in Bradford

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Java across the Bradford region over the 3 months to 30 January 2015.

Java Daily Rate Histogram in Bradford

Java
Hourly Rate Trend in Bradford

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

Java Hourly Rate Trend in Bradford

Java
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bradford

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Bradford region citing Java also 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 that cited Java.

1 10 (45.45%) SQL
2 8 (36.36%) Oracle
2 8 (36.36%) QA
3 7 (31.82%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (27.27%) .NET
4 6 (27.27%) HTML
5 5 (22.73%) CSS
5 5 (22.73%) WebLogic
5 5 (22.73%) Python
5 5 (22.73%) Microsoft
5 5 (22.73%) JSON
5 5 (22.73%) Android
5 5 (22.73%) OAuth
5 5 (22.73%) RESTful
5 5 (22.73%) OAuth2
5 5 (22.73%) Oracle Database
5 5 (22.73%) Android Development
6 4 (18.18%) HP
6 4 (18.18%) Linux
6 4 (18.18%) UNIX
7 3 (13.64%) SOAP
7 3 (13.64%) E-Commerce
7 3 (13.64%) LDAP
7 3 (13.64%) CRM
7 3 (13.64%) SharePoint
7 3 (13.64%) C#
7 3 (13.64%) PL/SQL
7 3 (13.64%) Middleware
7 3 (13.64%) Service Delivery
7 3 (13.64%) TOGAF

Java
Top Related IT Skills in Bradford by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Bradford region citing Java also 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 that cited Java. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 5 (22.73%) WebLogic
2 3 (13.64%) SharePoint
3 2 (9.09%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 2 (9.09%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 3 (13.64%) LDAP
1 3 (13.64%) TCP/IP
2 2 (9.09%) DNS
2 2 (9.09%) ATM
2 2 (9.09%) HTTP
2 2 (9.09%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (22.73%) Oracle Database
2 2 (9.09%) Oracle BI EE
2 2 (9.09%) Oracle ODI
2 2 (9.09%) SQL Server
2 2 (9.09%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (4.55%) MySQL
3 1 (4.55%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 2 (9.09%) Subversion
1 2 (9.09%) Selenium
1 2 (9.09%) Hudson
1 2 (9.09%) SpecFlow
1 2 (9.09%) Cucumber
1 2 (9.09%) Jenkins
1 2 (9.09%) Eclipse
1 2 (9.09%) QuickTest Pro
1 2 (9.09%) Visual Studio
General
1 3 (13.64%) Retail
2 1 (4.55%) Finance
Job Titles
1 10 (45.45%) Developer
2 6 (27.27%) Analyst
3 5 (22.73%) Android Developer
4 4 (18.18%) Architect
5 3 (13.64%) Technical Analyst
5 3 (13.64%) Test Analyst
5 3 (13.64%) Technical Architect
6 2 (9.09%) Trainee Developer
6 2 (9.09%) Trainee
6 2 (9.09%) Automation Tester
6 2 (9.09%) Trainee Java Developer
6 2 (9.09%) Java Developer
6 2 (9.09%) Tester
7 1 (4.55%) Graduate
7 1 (4.55%) Senior Analyst
7 1 (4.55%) Performance Analyst
7 1 (4.55%) Technical Leader
7 1 (4.55%) Senior Test Analyst
7 1 (4.55%) Graduate Developer
7 1 (4.55%) Graduate Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (27.27%) .NET
1 6 (27.27%) HTML
2 5 (22.73%) CSS
2 5 (22.73%) JSON
2 5 (22.73%) OAuth
2 5 (22.73%) RESTful
2 5 (22.73%) OAuth2
3 3 (13.64%) SOAP
3 3 (13.64%) Middleware
4 2 (9.09%) Ajax
4 2 (9.09%) WebCenter
4 2 (9.09%) ODBC
5 1 (4.55%) XML
5 1 (4.55%) JSP
5 1 (4.55%) Servlets
5 1 (4.55%) ASP.NET
5 1 (4.55%) SailPoint
5 1 (4.55%) SPML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (13.64%) Statistics
2 2 (9.09%) Open Source
2 2 (9.09%) User Experience
3 1 (4.55%) E-Learning
3 1 (4.55%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 5 (22.73%) Android
2 4 (18.18%) Linux
2 4 (18.18%) UNIX
3 2 (9.09%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 2 (9.09%) HPUX
4 1 (4.55%) Windows
4 1 (4.55%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (31.82%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (22.73%) Android Development
3 3 (13.64%) E-Commerce
3 3 (13.64%) CRM
3 3 (13.64%) Service Delivery
3 3 (13.64%) TOGAF
3 3 (13.64%) Business Intelligence
3 3 (13.64%) Data Architecture
3 3 (13.64%) Test Scripting
3 3 (13.64%) Performance Testing
3 3 (13.64%) Enterprise Architecture
4 2 (9.09%) Statistical Analysis
4 2 (9.09%) Test Management
4 2 (9.09%) Continuous Integration
4 2 (9.09%) Performance Management
4 2 (9.09%) Performance Tuning
4 2 (9.09%) Performance Monitoring
4 2 (9.09%) Service Management
5 1 (4.55%) SOA
5 1 (4.55%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 10 (45.45%) SQL
2 5 (22.73%) Python
3 3 (13.64%) C#
3 3 (13.64%) PL/SQL
4 2 (9.09%) Shell Script
4 2 (9.09%) VB.NET
5 1 (4.55%) JavaScript
5 1 (4.55%) T-SQL
5 1 (4.55%) BeanShell
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (36.36%) QA
Vendors
1 8 (36.36%) Oracle
2 5 (22.73%) Microsoft
3 4 (18.18%) HP
4 2 (9.09%) Red Hat
5 1 (4.55%) Sybase
5 1 (4.55%) PeopleSoft
5 1 (4.55%) SAP
5 1 (4.55%) Novell
5 1 (4.55%) IBM
5 1 (4.55%) Sun