The table below looks at the statistics for Java skills in IT contracts advertised for the Bradford region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Java over the 3 months to 9 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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
9 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Java
Rank 13 17 28
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +11
Contract jobs citing Java 5 16 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bradford 4.90% 7.84% 4.56%
As % of the Programming Languages category 27.78% 20.00% 17.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 8 3
Median daily rate £350 £563 £422
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-37.77% +33.33%
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £425 £400
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 4
Median hourly rate - - £36.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £40.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
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
18 80 64
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bradford 17.65% 39.22% 26.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 51 30
Median daily rate £350 £375 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% +15.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £401 £560 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £393 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 6
Median hourly rate - £45.00 £33.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +36.36%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £38.50 £35.18
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +9.45%

Java
Jobs Demand Trend in Bradford

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Bradford region citing Java as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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
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 9 December 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Java also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Bradford region with a requirement for Java.

1 6 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 6 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 5 (41.67%) Web Services
2 5 (41.67%) TDD
2 5 (41.67%) Spring
3 4 (33.33%) Hibernate
3 4 (33.33%) JUnit
3 4 (33.33%) Maven
3 4 (33.33%) Grails
3 4 (33.33%) RESTful
3 4 (33.33%) AngularJS
4 3 (25.00%) Mobile App
4 3 (25.00%) Groovy
4 3 (25.00%) e-Learning
5 2 (16.67%) Scrum
5 2 (16.67%) ECMAScript
5 2 (16.67%) CSS
5 2 (16.67%) JSP
5 2 (16.67%) SQL
5 2 (16.67%) J2EE
5 2 (16.67%) XML
5 2 (16.67%) SQL Server
5 2 (16.67%) Ant
5 2 (16.67%) Windows
5 2 (16.67%) JPA
5 2 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
5 2 (16.67%) Learning Management System
5 2 (16.67%) CouchDB
5 2 (16.67%) Amazon AWS
5 2 (16.67%) BDD

Java
Top Related IT Skills in Bradford 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 (8.33%) Elasticsearch
1 1 (8.33%) Jetty
Cloud Services
1 2 (16.67%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (16.67%) Google Cloud Platform
2 1 (8.33%) Amazon S3
2 1 (8.33%) Google App Engine
2 1 (8.33%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (8.33%) PaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (16.67%) CouchDB
1 2 (16.67%) MongoDB
1 2 (16.67%) SQL Server
2 1 (8.33%) Amazon DynamoDB
Development Applications
1 4 (33.33%) JUnit
1 4 (33.33%) Maven
2 2 (16.67%) Ant
2 2 (16.67%) Jenkins
2 2 (16.67%) Mockito
3 1 (8.33%) Bitbucket
3 1 (8.33%) Cucumber
3 1 (8.33%) DbUnit
3 1 (8.33%) Git (software)
3 1 (8.33%) Gradle
3 1 (8.33%) jMock
3 1 (8.33%) SonarQube
General
1 1 (8.33%) Retail
Job Titles
1 10 (83.33%) Developer
1 10 (83.33%) Java Developer
2 4 (33.33%) Angular Developer
3 3 (25.00%) e-Learning Developer
3 3 (25.00%) JavaScript Developer
4 2 (16.67%) Architect
4 2 (16.67%) J2EE Developer
4 2 (16.67%) Java/J2EE Developer
4 2 (16.67%) Node.js Developer
5 1 (8.33%) AWS Architect
5 1 (8.33%) Cloud Architect
5 1 (8.33%) Solutions Architect
5 1 (8.33%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (41.67%) Spring
1 5 (41.67%) Web Services
2 4 (33.33%) AngularJS
2 4 (33.33%) Grails
2 4 (33.33%) Hibernate
2 4 (33.33%) RESTful
3 2 (16.67%) CSS
3 2 (16.67%) Ember.js
3 2 (16.67%) J2EE
3 2 (16.67%) JPA
3 2 (16.67%) JSP
3 2 (16.67%) LESS
3 2 (16.67%) Node.js
3 2 (16.67%) RabbitMQ
3 2 (16.67%) React
3 2 (16.67%) XML
4 1 (8.33%) Dropwizard
4 1 (8.33%) JMS
4 1 (8.33%) JSF
4 1 (8.33%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 3 (25.00%) e-Learning
1 3 (25.00%) Mobile App
2 2 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (16.67%) Learning Management System
3 1 (8.33%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 2 (16.67%) Windows
2 1 (8.33%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (41.67%) TDD
3 2 (16.67%) BDD
3 2 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
3 2 (16.67%) Microservices
3 2 (16.67%) Scrum
4 1 (8.33%) Concurrent Programming
4 1 (8.33%) Front End Development
4 1 (8.33%) Kanban
4 1 (8.33%) Multithreading
4 1 (8.33%) MVC
4 1 (8.33%) OOD
4 1 (8.33%) Open Source
4 1 (8.33%) SOA
4 1 (8.33%) Unit Testing
4 1 (8.33%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 6 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 3 (25.00%) Groovy
3 2 (16.67%) ECMAScript
3 2 (16.67%) ES6
3 2 (16.67%) SQL
4 1 (8.33%) Python
4 1 (8.33%) XPath
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (8.33%) GCP
System Software
1 1 (8.33%) Docker
Vendors
1 1 (8.33%) Google
1 1 (8.33%) Oracle