The table below looks at the statistics for the Java Programmer role in IT contracts advertised for the West Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Java Programmer in their job title over the 3 months to 22 December 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
22 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java Programmer
Rank 107 93 98
Rank change year-on-year
-14 +5
Contract jobs requiring a Java Programmer 2 3 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 0.11% 0.19% 0.061%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.12% 0.20% 0.065%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 3 1
Average daily rate
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£375 £175 £340
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+114.28% -48.52%
UK excluding London average daily rate £331 £319 £319
% change year-on-year
+3.84% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £42.50 -
Java Programmer
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 West Yorkshire 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
West Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1716 1496 1548
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 92.56% 93.68% 93.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 1123 890 791
Average daily rate £375 £325 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.38% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £225 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £460 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 63 56 95
Average hourly rate £13.25 £12.50 £12.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.00% -1.92%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.50 £10.00 £8.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.50 £25.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £17.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-5.88% -5.55%

Java Programmer
Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Java Programmer in the job title across the West Yorkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Java Programmer Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

Java Programmer
Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Java Programmer Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

Java Programmer
Hourly Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Java Programmer Hourly Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

Java Programmer
Top 29 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 22 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the West Yorkshire region that cited Java Programmer in their job title 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 with Java Programmer in their job title.

1 2 (100.00%) Java
1 2 (100.00%) J2EE
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle
1 2 (100.00%) OO
1 2 (100.00%) MVC
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) TDD
2 1 (50.00%) PHP
2 1 (50.00%) PL/SQL
2 1 (50.00%) SQL
2 1 (50.00%) OOA/OOD
2 1 (50.00%) Python
2 1 (50.00%) ColdFusion
2 1 (50.00%) Finance
2 1 (50.00%) Hibernate
2 1 (50.00%) Spring
2 1 (50.00%) Software Engineering
2 1 (50.00%) Ruby
2 1 (50.00%) Spring MVC
2 1 (50.00%) jQuery
2 1 (50.00%) BDD
2 1 (50.00%) Puppet
2 1 (50.00%) MongoDB
2 1 (50.00%) Node.js
2 1 (50.00%) Redis
2 1 (50.00%) Riak
2 1 (50.00%) OpenStack
2 1 (50.00%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (50.00%) Graphite

Java Programmer
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the West Yorkshire region that cited Java Programmer in their job title 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 with Java Programmer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (50.00%) ColdFusion
1 1 (50.00%) Node.js
1 1 (50.00%) OpenStack
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) MongoDB
1 1 (50.00%) Redis
1 1 (50.00%) Riak
General
1 1 (50.00%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) J2EE
2 1 (50.00%) Hibernate
2 1 (50.00%) Spring
2 1 (50.00%) Spring MVC
2 1 (50.00%) jQuery
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) OO
1 2 (100.00%) MVC
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) TDD
2 1 (50.00%) Software Engineering
2 1 (50.00%) BDD
2 1 (50.00%) OOA/OOD
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) Java
2 1 (50.00%) PHP
2 1 (50.00%) PL/SQL
2 1 (50.00%) SQL
2 1 (50.00%) Python
2 1 (50.00%) Ruby
Systems Management
1 1 (50.00%) Puppet
1 1 (50.00%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (50.00%) Graphite
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle