The table below looks at the statistics for Java skills in IT contracts advertised for the Halifax region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Java over the 3 months to 21 February 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
21 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Java
West Yorkshire / Halifax
Rank 16 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Java 1 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Halifax 1.47% - -
As % of the Programming Languages category 5.00% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Median daily rate £175 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £413 £400
% change year-on-year
+3.03% +3.12%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £41.69 £36.95
% change year-on-year
-4.04% +12.82%

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

Programming Languages Category
Halifax
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
20 21 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Halifax 29.41% 22.11% 11.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 18 17
Median daily rate £315 £325 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.07% -7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £300 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £440 £455 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.25 £40.00 £35.75
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +11.88%

Java
Jobs Demand Trend in Halifax

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Halifax region citing Java as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Programming Languages category.

Java Jobs Demand Trend in Halifax

Java
Daily Rate Trend in Halifax

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

Java Daily Rate Trend in Halifax

Java
Hourly Rate Trend in Halifax

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

Java Hourly Rate Trend in Halifax

Java
Top 19 Related IT Skills in Halifax

For the 6 months to 21 February 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 Halifax region with a requirement for Java.

1 1 (50.00%) C#
1 1 (50.00%) SQL
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (50.00%) Crystal Reports
1 1 (50.00%) SOAP
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (50.00%) ISEB
1 1 (50.00%) Manufacturing
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 1 (50.00%) Automated Testing
1 1 (50.00%) ISTQB
1 1 (50.00%) QA
1 1 (50.00%) Selenium
1 1 (50.00%) Groovy
1 1 (50.00%) WebDriver
1 1 (50.00%) SoapUI
1 1 (50.00%) Test Strategy
1 1 (50.00%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
1 1 (50.00%) Test Planning

Java
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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) Crystal Reports
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Selenium
1 1 (50.00%) SoapUI
1 1 (50.00%) WebDriver
General
1 1 (50.00%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Automation Tester
1 1 (50.00%) Crystal Reports Writer
1 1 (50.00%) Report Writer
1 1 (50.00%) SSRS Report Writer
1 1 (50.00%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) SOAP
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Automated Testing
1 1 (50.00%) Test Planning
1 1 (50.00%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) C#
1 1 (50.00%) Groovy
1 1 (50.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) ISEB
1 1 (50.00%) ISTQB
1 1 (50.00%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (50.00%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft