The table below looks at the statistics 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 23 January 2015 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
23 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Java
Rank - 9 10
Contract jobs citing Java 0 30 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in York - 22.56% 4.26%
As % of the Programming Languages category - 38.46% 12.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 6 0
Average daily rate
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- £320 -
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £363 £370
% change year-on-year
+10.34% -2.02%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £35.93 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+4.38% -0.20%
Java
North Yorkshire

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

Programming Languages Category
York
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
42 78 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in York 43.30% 58.65% 34.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 41 7
Average daily rate £370 £315 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.46% -13.10%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £255 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £401 £375 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
Average hourly rate £55.00 - £12.42
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.50 £32.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+9.23% -7.14%

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 23 January 2015, 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 17 (94.44%) JSF
2 14 (77.78%) J2EE
3 13 (72.22%) JUnit
3 13 (72.22%) Continuous Integration
4 11 (61.11%) Jenkins
5 9 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
5 9 (50.00%) JavaScript
5 9 (50.00%) CSS
6 6 (33.33%) Tomcat
6 6 (33.33%) jQuery
7 5 (27.78%) WebSphere
8 4 (22.22%) Software Engineering
9 3 (16.67%) HTML
9 3 (16.67%) Git (software)
9 3 (16.67%) BDD
10 1 (5.56%) Change Management
10 1 (5.56%) MVC
10 1 (5.56%) CMS
10 1 (5.56%) Debian
10 1 (5.56%) VMware
10 1 (5.56%) Ruby
10 1 (5.56%) Incident Management
10 1 (5.56%) IIS
10 1 (5.56%) Python
10 1 (5.56%) HTTP
10 1 (5.56%) TCP/IP
10 1 (5.56%) SLA
10 1 (5.56%) Red Hat
10 1 (5.56%) BizTalk Server
10 1 (5.56%) Internet

Java
Top Related IT Skills in York by Category

For the 6 months to 23 January 2015, 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 6 (33.33%) Tomcat
2 5 (27.78%) WebSphere
3 1 (5.56%) CMS
3 1 (5.56%) IIS
3 1 (5.56%) BizTalk Server
3 1 (5.56%) Apache
3 1 (5.56%) nginx
3 1 (5.56%) EPiServer CMS
3 1 (5.56%) Jetty
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.56%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.56%) HTTP
1 1 (5.56%) TCP/IP
1 1 (5.56%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.56%) SQL Server
1 1 (5.56%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 13 (72.22%) JUnit
2 11 (61.11%) Jenkins
3 3 (16.67%) Git (software)
4 1 (5.56%) Atlassian Bamboo
Job Titles
1 17 (94.44%) Developer
2 14 (77.78%) Java Developer
3 6 (33.33%) Java/J2EE Developer
4 4 (22.22%) J2EE Developer
5 2 (11.11%) Java Web Developer
5 2 (11.11%) Web Developer
6 1 (5.56%) Senior Developer
6 1 (5.56%) Senior Java Developer
6 1 (5.56%) Front-End Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (94.44%) JSF
2 14 (77.78%) J2EE
3 9 (50.00%) CSS
4 6 (33.33%) jQuery
5 3 (16.67%) HTML
6 1 (5.56%) Spring
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.56%) Debian
1 1 (5.56%) Windows
1 1 (5.56%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (72.22%) Continuous Integration
2 9 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (22.22%) Software Engineering
4 3 (16.67%) BDD
5 1 (5.56%) Change Management
5 1 (5.56%) MVC
5 1 (5.56%) Incident Management
5 1 (5.56%) Configuration Management
5 1 (5.56%) ITIL
5 1 (5.56%) Service Continuity Management
5 1 (5.56%) Low Latency
5 1 (5.56%) Multithreading
5 1 (5.56%) Load Balancing
5 1 (5.56%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (5.56%) Ruby
2 1 (5.56%) Python
2 1 (5.56%) Perl
2 1 (5.56%) PowerShell
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.56%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (5.56%) Corosync
1 1 (5.56%) KVM
1 1 (5.56%) Varnish
1 1 (5.56%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (5.56%) Puppet
1 1 (5.56%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 1 (5.56%) VMware
1 1 (5.56%) Red Hat
1 1 (5.56%) Percona
1 1 (5.56%) EPiServer