The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Halifax region that had Java Developer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 25 June 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
25 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Java Developer
Rank 23 25 -
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -
Contract jobs requiring a Java Developer 3 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Halifax 2.05% 0.65% -
As % of the Job Titles category 2.07% 0.69% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Median daily rate £450 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £391 £363
% change year-on-year
+5.43% +7.93%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.50 £38.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year
-6.57% +5.55%
Java Developer
West Yorkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Halifax 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
Halifax
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
145 144 138
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Halifax 99.32% 92.90% 95.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 115 106 120
Median daily rate £400 £360 £396
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% -9.09%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £270 £290
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £473 £505
UK excluding London median daily rate £399 £370 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.83% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 2
Median hourly rate - £13.00 £10.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +23.80%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.45 £16.14 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+8.11% -2.18%

Java Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Halifax

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

Java Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Halifax

Java Developer
Daily Rate Trend in Halifax

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

Java Developer Daily Rate Trend in Halifax

Java Developer
Hourly Rate Trend in Halifax

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

Java Developer Hourly Rate Trend in Halifax

Java Developer Skill Set
Top 15 Related IT Skills in Halifax

For the 6 months to 25 June 2016, 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 Halifax region featuring Java Developer in the job title.

1 3 (100.00%) Java
1 3 (100.00%) J2EE
1 3 (100.00%) Hibernate
1 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (100.00%) JSP
1 3 (100.00%) Spring
1 3 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (66.67%) Maven
2 2 (66.67%) TDD
2 2 (66.67%) JUnit
3 1 (33.33%) WebSphere Application Server
3 1 (33.33%) SOA
3 1 (33.33%) Sun Certification
3 1 (33.33%) Front End Development
3 1 (33.33%) WebSphere

Java Developer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Halifax 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 (33.33%) WebSphere
1 1 (33.33%) WebSphere Application Server
Development Applications
1 2 (66.67%) JUnit
1 2 (66.67%) Maven
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (100.00%) Hibernate
1 3 (100.00%) J2EE
1 3 (100.00%) JSP
1 3 (100.00%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 3 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (66.67%) TDD
3 1 (33.33%) Front End Development
3 1 (33.33%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) Sun Certification