The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the West Yorkshire region that had Java Programmer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 28 February 2017 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
28 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Java Programmer
Yorkshire / West Yorkshire
Rank - 105 102
Contract jobs requiring a Java Programmer 0 5 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire - 0.26% 0.059%
As % of the Job Titles category - 0.27% 0.062%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 4 1
Median daily rate - £344 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -1.78%
UK excluding London median daily rate £460 £400 £369
% change year-on-year
+15.00% +8.47%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

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
1411 1833 1618
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 96.18% 96.27% 95.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 905 1245 1070
Median daily rate £400 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £263 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £540 £550 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 57 65 74
Median hourly rate £12.50 £12.50 £12.50
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £9.35 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.50 £21.00 £35.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £16.75
% change year-on-year
-2.77% +7.46%

Java Programmer
Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

The demand trend of IT contracts across the West Yorkshire region that featured Java Programmer in the job title.

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