The first table below looks at the demand for Java skills in IT contracts advertised for the York region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Java over the 3 months to 1 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Programming Languages category for the York region.

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
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java
Rank 2 20 15
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -5
Contract jobs citing Java 24 4 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in York 32.88% 4.88% 6.25%
As % of the Programming Languages category 48.00% 7.14% 15.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 2 2
Average daily rate
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£325 £364 £335
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.65% +8.58%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £363 £327
10% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £365 £343
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 £37.50 £39.00
% change year-on-year
-6.66% -3.84%
Programming Languages Category
York
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
50 56 33
As % of all contract IT jobs located in York 68.49% 68.29% 41.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 35 22 20
Average daily rate £320 £320 £288
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +11.30%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £290 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £350 £325
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £35.00
Java
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Java
Jobs Demand Trend in York

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Java across the York region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

Java Jobs Demand Trend in York

Java
Daily Rate Trend in York

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

Java Daily Rate Trend in York

Java
Daily Rate Histogram in York

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Java across the York region over the 3 months to 1 August 2014.

Java Daily Rate Histogram in York

Java
Hourly Rate Trend in York

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

Java Hourly Rate Trend in York

Java
Top 30 Related IT Skills in York

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the York 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 20 (57.14%) Tomcat
2 19 (54.29%) J2EE
3 18 (51.43%) Hibernate
4 15 (42.86%) JUnit
5 14 (40.00%) MVC
5 14 (40.00%) Spring
5 14 (40.00%) JSF
6 13 (37.14%) Spring MVC
7 12 (34.29%) Open Source
7 12 (34.29%) Enterprise Software
8 11 (31.43%) Jenkins
9 10 (28.57%) WebSphere
9 10 (28.57%) jQuery
9 10 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
9 10 (28.57%) SQL
10 9 (25.71%) JavaScript
10 9 (25.71%) CSS
10 9 (25.71%) Linux
10 9 (25.71%) TDD
10 9 (25.71%) Software Engineering
10 9 (25.71%) Apache Flex
10 9 (25.71%) Selenium
10 9 (25.71%) Spring Integration
10 9 (25.71%) Cucumber
10 9 (25.71%) BDD
11 8 (22.86%) Continuous Integration
11 8 (22.86%) Web Services
12 7 (20.00%) HTML
12 7 (20.00%) Ajax
13 6 (17.14%) Maven

Java
Top Related IT Skills in York by Category

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the York 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 20 (57.14%) Tomcat
2 10 (28.57%) WebSphere
3 3 (8.57%) WebLogic
3 3 (8.57%) Jetty
4 2 (5.71%) Apache
5 1 (2.86%) Apache ServiceMix
Cloud Services
1 5 (14.29%) Heroku
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (14.29%) MongoDB
2 2 (5.71%) JasperReports
2 2 (5.71%) MySQL
3 1 (2.86%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 15 (42.86%) JUnit
2 11 (31.43%) Jenkins
3 9 (25.71%) Selenium
3 9 (25.71%) Cucumber
4 6 (17.14%) Maven
4 6 (17.14%) Subversion
4 6 (17.14%) Git (software)
4 6 (17.14%) Hudson
5 2 (5.71%) Subclipse
5 2 (5.71%) TestNG
5 2 (5.71%) EasyMock
5 2 (5.71%) jMock
5 2 (5.71%) Log4j
5 2 (5.71%) Eclipse
General
1 5 (14.29%) Electronics
2 1 (2.86%) Finance
Job Titles
1 34 (97.14%) Developer
2 28 (80.00%) Java Developer
3 7 (20.00%) Java/J2EE Developer
4 3 (8.57%) J2EE Developer
5 2 (5.71%) Java Web Developer
5 2 (5.71%) Software Developer
5 2 (5.71%) Software Engineer
5 2 (5.71%) Web Developer
5 2 (5.71%) C++ Software Engineer
5 2 (5.71%) C++ Software Developer
5 2 (5.71%) C++ Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (54.29%) J2EE
2 18 (51.43%) Hibernate
3 14 (40.00%) Spring
3 14 (40.00%) JSF
4 13 (37.14%) Spring MVC
5 10 (28.57%) jQuery
6 9 (25.71%) CSS
6 9 (25.71%) Apache Flex
6 9 (25.71%) Spring Integration
7 8 (22.86%) Web Services
8 7 (20.00%) HTML
8 7 (20.00%) Ajax
9 6 (17.14%) REST
9 6 (17.14%) HTML5
10 3 (8.57%) JMS
10 3 (8.57%) Tapestry
11 2 (5.71%) Ehcache
11 2 (5.71%) RESTful
11 2 (5.71%) Java EE
11 2 (5.71%) FreeMarker
Miscellaneous
1 12 (34.29%) Open Source
1 12 (34.29%) Enterprise Software
2 5 (14.29%) Computer Science
3 2 (5.71%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 9 (25.71%) Linux
2 3 (8.57%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (40.00%) MVC
2 10 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (25.71%) TDD
3 9 (25.71%) Software Engineering
3 9 (25.71%) BDD
4 8 (22.86%) Continuous Integration
5 6 (17.14%) Scrum
6 5 (14.29%) Web Development
7 4 (11.43%) OO
8 3 (8.57%) Android Development
9 2 (5.71%) AOP
9 2 (5.71%) Content Management
9 2 (5.71%) Project Management
10 1 (2.86%) Unit Testing
10 1 (2.86%) Multithreading
Programming Languages
1 10 (28.57%) SQL
2 9 (25.71%) JavaScript
3 2 (5.71%) C++
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (8.57%) QA
Vendors
1 3 (8.57%) JBoss
2 2 (5.71%) Oracle
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