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 16 January 2017 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
16 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Java
West Yorkshire / Bradford
Rank 9 10 21
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +11
Contract jobs citing Java 4 21 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bradford 5.13% 12.80% 7.62%
As % of the Programming Languages category 22.22% 28.77% 29.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 9 8
Median daily rate £350 £550 £411
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-36.36% +33.83%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £490 £305
10% offered a daily rate of more than £390 £600 £452
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £413 £400
% change year-on-year
+3.03% +3.12%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 5
Median hourly rate - - £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.25 £42.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year
-5.29% +13.33%

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 73 58
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bradford 23.08% 44.51% 26.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 36 31
Median daily rate £350 £448 £340
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-21.78% +31.61%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £313 £271
10% offered a daily rate of more than £434 £600 £438
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 7
Median hourly rate - £45.00 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +12.50%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.00 £39.00 £35.18
% change year-on-year
+5.12% +10.87%

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
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 16 January 2017.

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 16 January 2017, 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 4 (33.33%) JUnit
2 4 (33.33%) Maven
2 4 (33.33%) Grails
3 3 (25.00%) Groovy
3 3 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
3 3 (25.00%) AngularJS
3 3 (25.00%) Spring
3 3 (25.00%) TDD
3 3 (25.00%) e-Learning
3 3 (25.00%) Web Services
3 3 (25.00%) Microservices
4 2 (16.67%) Google Cloud Platform
4 2 (16.67%) Jenkins
4 2 (16.67%) Docker
4 2 (16.67%) Dropwizard
4 2 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (16.67%) XML
4 2 (16.67%) Python
4 2 (16.67%) SOA
4 2 (16.67%) JSP
4 2 (16.67%) Ant
4 2 (16.67%) SQL
4 2 (16.67%) J2EE
4 2 (16.67%) Hibernate
4 2 (16.67%) Scrum
4 2 (16.67%) Retail
4 2 (16.67%) Mockito
4 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 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 2 (16.67%) Retail
Job Titles
1 9 (75.00%) Developer
1 9 (75.00%) Java Developer
2 3 (25.00%) Architect
2 3 (25.00%) e-Learning Developer
2 3 (25.00%) JavaScript Developer
3 2 (16.67%) Angular Developer
3 2 (16.67%) J2EE Developer
3 2 (16.67%) Java/J2EE Developer
3 2 (16.67%) Solutions Architect
4 1 (8.33%) AWS Architect
4 1 (8.33%) Cloud Architect
4 1 (8.33%) Java Software Developer
4 1 (8.33%) SOA Architect
4 1 (8.33%) Software Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (33.33%) Grails
2 3 (25.00%) AngularJS
2 3 (25.00%) Spring
2 3 (25.00%) Web Services
3 2 (16.67%) Dropwizard
3 2 (16.67%) Hibernate
3 2 (16.67%) J2EE
3 2 (16.67%) JSP
3 2 (16.67%) RESTful
3 2 (16.67%) XML
4 1 (8.33%) HTML
4 1 (8.33%) Java EE
4 1 (8.33%) JMS
4 1 (8.33%) Node.js
4 1 (8.33%) Play Framework
4 1 (8.33%) PowerMock
4 1 (8.33%) REST
4 1 (8.33%) SOAP
4 1 (8.33%) Spring MVC
4 1 (8.33%) Swagger
Miscellaneous
1 3 (25.00%) e-Learning
2 2 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (16.67%) Learning Management System
3 1 (8.33%) Mobile App
3 1 (8.33%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 1 (8.33%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
2 3 (25.00%) Microservices
2 3 (25.00%) TDD
3 2 (16.67%) BDD
3 2 (16.67%) Scrum
3 2 (16.67%) SOA
4 1 (8.33%) Concurrent Programming
4 1 (8.33%) DevOps
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%) UML
4 1 (8.33%) Unit Testing
4 1 (8.33%) Web Development
4 1 (8.33%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 6 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 3 (25.00%) Groovy
3 2 (16.67%) Python
3 2 (16.67%) SQL
4 1 (8.33%) XPath
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (8.33%) GCP
System Software
1 2 (16.67%) Docker
Vendors
1 1 (8.33%) Google
1 1 (8.33%) Oracle