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 2 September 2014 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
2 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java
Rank 19 11 22
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +11
Contract jobs citing Java 10 18 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bradford 5.24% 9.63% 2.42%
As % of the Programming Languages category 15.38% 31.58% 8.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 9 1
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£310 £350 £225
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.42% +55.55%
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £37.25 £37.50
% change year-on-year
-6.04% -0.66%
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
65 57 48
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bradford 34.03% 30.48% 29.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 30 24
Average daily rate £325 £300 £220
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.33% +36.36%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £255 £180 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £403 £438 £322
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 2
Average hourly rate - £27.50 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -15.38%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £34.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+2.94% -2.85%

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
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 2 September 2014, 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 14 (77.78%) Oracle
2 9 (50.00%) J2EE
3 8 (44.44%) Ajax
3 8 (44.44%) Retail
3 8 (44.44%) Oracle Retail
3 8 (44.44%) JDBC
3 8 (44.44%) XML
3 8 (44.44%) HTTP
4 6 (33.33%) JSP
4 6 (33.33%) Servlets
4 6 (33.33%) Ant
4 6 (33.33%) Oracle Service Bus
4 6 (33.33%) REST
5 5 (27.78%) Performance Testing
5 5 (27.78%) Jetty
5 5 (27.78%) SOA
5 5 (27.78%) Oracle Database
6 4 (22.22%) XQuery
6 4 (22.22%) .NET
7 3 (16.67%) PL/SQL
7 3 (16.67%) SQL
7 3 (16.67%) WebLogic
7 3 (16.67%) ITIL
7 3 (16.67%) UNIX
7 3 (16.67%) Validation
7 3 (16.67%) Oracle Database 11g
7 3 (16.67%) Performance Tuning
7 3 (16.67%) Performance Monitoring
7 3 (16.67%) Oracle ODI
8 2 (11.11%) Software Engineering

Java
Top Related IT Skills in Bradford by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 2014, 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 6 (33.33%) Oracle Service Bus
2 5 (27.78%) Jetty
3 3 (16.67%) WebLogic
4 2 (11.11%) Oracle SOA Suite
Business Applications
1 8 (44.44%) Oracle Retail
Communications & Networking
1 8 (44.44%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (27.78%) Oracle Database
2 3 (16.67%) Oracle ODI
2 3 (16.67%) Oracle Database 11g
3 2 (11.11%) Oracle BI EE
3 2 (11.11%) SQL Server
3 2 (11.11%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (11.11%) SQL Server 2000
3 2 (11.11%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 6 (33.33%) Ant
General
1 8 (44.44%) Retail
Job Titles
1 9 (50.00%) Developer
2 5 (27.78%) Java Developer
3 3 (16.67%) Analyst
3 3 (16.67%) Administrator
4 2 (11.11%) Software Developer
4 2 (11.11%) Software Engineer
4 2 (11.11%) Test Analyst
4 2 (11.11%) Oracle Developer
4 2 (11.11%) C++ Developer
4 2 (11.11%) VB Developer
4 2 (11.11%) C++ Software Engineer
4 2 (11.11%) SQL Developer
4 2 (11.11%) SQL Server Developer
4 2 (11.11%) C++ Software Developer
5 1 (5.56%) Data Administrator
5 1 (5.56%) Performance Analyst
5 1 (5.56%) Performance Test Analyst
5 1 (5.56%) Senior Test Analyst
5 1 (5.56%) Senior Consultant
5 1 (5.56%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (50.00%) J2EE
2 8 (44.44%) JDBC
2 8 (44.44%) XML
2 8 (44.44%) Ajax
3 6 (33.33%) JSP
3 6 (33.33%) Servlets
3 6 (33.33%) REST
4 4 (22.22%) .NET
5 2 (11.11%) SOAP
5 2 (11.11%) ODBC
5 2 (11.11%) JMS
6 1 (5.56%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 2 (11.11%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 3 (16.67%) UNIX
2 1 (5.56%) AIX
2 1 (5.56%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (27.78%) SOA
1 5 (27.78%) Performance Testing
2 3 (16.67%) Performance Tuning
2 3 (16.67%) Performance Monitoring
2 3 (16.67%) ITIL
2 3 (16.67%) Validation
3 2 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (11.11%) Software Engineering
3 2 (11.11%) Statistical Analysis
3 2 (11.11%) OO
3 2 (11.11%) Test Management
3 2 (11.11%) Test Scripting
3 2 (11.11%) Performance Management
4 1 (5.56%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 4 (22.22%) XQuery
2 3 (16.67%) PL/SQL
2 3 (16.67%) SQL
3 2 (11.11%) VB
3 2 (11.11%) VB.NET
3 2 (11.11%) C++
4 1 (5.56%) C
Vendors
1 14 (77.78%) Oracle
2 1 (5.56%) IBM
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