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 11 July 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
11 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java
Rank 5 14 -
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -
Contract jobs citing Java 11 8 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in York 18.03% 9.20% -
As % of the Programming Languages category 32.35% 13.79% -
Number of daily rates quoted 6 3 0
Average daily rate
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£320 £363 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.72% -
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 £36.00 £37.50 £35.11
% change year-on-year
-4.00% +6.80%
Programming Languages Category
York
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
34 58 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in York 55.74% 66.67% 25.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 21 13
Average daily rate £323 £335 £319
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.73% +5.09%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £279 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £388 £422 £330
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
North Yorkshire

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
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 11 July 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 18 (62.07%) Hibernate
2 17 (58.62%) MVC
2 17 (58.62%) SQL
3 14 (48.28%) Spring
4 13 (44.83%) Tomcat
4 13 (44.83%) Spring MVC
5 12 (41.38%) Open Source
5 12 (41.38%) Enterprise Software
6 11 (37.93%) HTML
7 9 (31.03%) Linux
7 9 (31.03%) TDD
7 9 (31.03%) Cucumber
7 9 (31.03%) BDD
7 9 (31.03%) Spring Integration
7 9 (31.03%) Apache Flex
7 9 (31.03%) Selenium
8 8 (27.59%) Computer Science
8 8 (27.59%) Web Services
9 7 (24.14%) Microsoft
9 7 (24.14%) Ajax
10 6 (20.69%) Web Development
10 6 (20.69%) Subversion
10 6 (20.69%) Maven
10 6 (20.69%) Scrum
10 6 (20.69%) Hudson
10 6 (20.69%) REST
10 6 (20.69%) HTML5
11 5 (17.24%) Heroku
11 5 (17.24%) MongoDB
11 5 (17.24%) jQuery

Java
Top Related IT Skills in York by Category

For the 6 months to 11 July 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 13 (44.83%) Tomcat
2 4 (13.79%) CMS
3 3 (10.34%) WebSphere
3 3 (10.34%) Jetty
3 3 (10.34%) WebLogic
4 2 (6.90%) Apache
5 1 (3.45%) Apache ServiceMix
Applications
1 4 (13.79%) MS Office
1 4 (13.79%) MS Excel
1 4 (13.79%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (6.90%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 5 (17.24%) Heroku
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (17.24%) MongoDB
2 4 (13.79%) SQL Server
2 4 (13.79%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (6.90%) MySQL
3 2 (6.90%) JasperReports
4 1 (3.45%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 9 (31.03%) Selenium
1 9 (31.03%) Cucumber
2 6 (20.69%) Hudson
2 6 (20.69%) Subversion
2 6 (20.69%) Maven
3 4 (13.79%) Visual Studio
4 3 (10.34%) Jenkins
5 2 (6.90%) JUnit
5 2 (6.90%) Eclipse
5 2 (6.90%) Log4j
5 2 (6.90%) jMock
5 2 (6.90%) TestNG
5 2 (6.90%) EasyMock
5 2 (6.90%) Subclipse
General
1 5 (17.24%) Electronics
2 1 (3.45%) Finance
Job Titles
1 25 (86.21%) Developer
2 19 (65.52%) Java Developer
3 4 (13.79%) Analyst
4 3 (10.34%) .NET Developer
5 2 (6.90%) C++ Developer
5 2 (6.90%) Support Analyst
5 2 (6.90%) C++ Software Engineer
5 2 (6.90%) C++ Software Developer
5 2 (6.90%) Software Developer
5 2 (6.90%) Software Engineer
6 1 (3.45%) Web Analyst
6 1 (3.45%) Java/J2EE Developer
6 1 (3.45%) Web Support Analyst
6 1 (3.45%) Applications Support
6 1 (3.45%) Applications Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (62.07%) Hibernate
2 14 (48.28%) Spring
3 13 (44.83%) Spring MVC
4 11 (37.93%) HTML
5 9 (31.03%) Apache Flex
5 9 (31.03%) Spring Integration
6 8 (27.59%) Web Services
7 7 (24.14%) Ajax
8 6 (20.69%) HTML5
8 6 (20.69%) REST
9 5 (17.24%) jQuery
9 5 (17.24%) XML
9 5 (17.24%) J2EE
9 5 (17.24%) CSS
10 4 (13.79%) ASP.NET
10 4 (13.79%) .NET
10 4 (13.79%) XSLT
10 4 (13.79%) ASP.NET MVC
11 3 (10.34%) JMS
11 3 (10.34%) Tapestry
Miscellaneous
1 12 (41.38%) Open Source
1 12 (41.38%) Enterprise Software
2 8 (27.59%) Computer Science
3 3 (10.34%) Graphic Design
4 2 (6.90%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 9 (31.03%) Linux
2 3 (10.34%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (58.62%) MVC
2 9 (31.03%) TDD
2 9 (31.03%) BDD
3 6 (20.69%) Web Development
3 6 (20.69%) Scrum
4 4 (13.79%) OO
4 4 (13.79%) Content Management
4 4 (13.79%) Web Accessibility
5 3 (10.34%) Android Development
5 3 (10.34%) Software Engineering
5 3 (10.34%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (6.90%) Project Management
6 2 (6.90%) Change Management
6 2 (6.90%) AOP
6 2 (6.90%) Time Management
7 1 (3.45%) User Acceptance Testing
7 1 (3.45%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 17 (58.62%) SQL
2 5 (17.24%) JavaScript
3 4 (13.79%) Perl
3 4 (13.79%) C#
4 3 (10.34%) T-SQL
5 2 (6.90%) C++
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (13.79%) QA
Vendors
1 7 (24.14%) Microsoft
2 3 (10.34%) JBoss
3 2 (6.90%) Oracle