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 27 August 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
27 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java
Rank 2 22 9
Rank change year-on-year
+20 -13
Contract jobs citing Java 27 12 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in York 32.93% 11.65% 13.13%
As % of the Programming Languages category 45.76% 16.22% 28.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 4 7
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£340 £316 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.50% -9.64%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £273 £308 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £355 £353 £450
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 £37.50
% change year-on-year
-6.66% -
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
59 74 46
As % of all contract IT jobs located in York 71.95% 71.84% 46.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 41 33 26
Average daily rate £320 £315 £313
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.58% +0.80%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £290 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £370 £350 £360
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 £34.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+2.94% -2.85%

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 27 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 27 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%) JSF
2 19 (54.29%) J2EE
3 16 (45.71%) JUnit
4 15 (42.86%) Tomcat
5 13 (37.14%) CSS
5 13 (37.14%) JavaScript
5 13 (37.14%) Continuous Integration
5 13 (37.14%) Jenkins
6 12 (34.29%) Hibernate
7 11 (31.43%) Agile Software Development
7 11 (31.43%) jQuery
8 9 (25.71%) Software Engineering
8 9 (25.71%) BDD
8 9 (25.71%) Spring
8 9 (25.71%) HTML
9 8 (22.86%) MVC
9 8 (22.86%) WebSphere
10 7 (20.00%) Spring MVC
10 7 (20.00%) Open Source
10 7 (20.00%) Enterprise Software
10 7 (20.00%) SQL
11 6 (17.14%) Web Services
11 6 (17.14%) Linux
11 6 (17.14%) TDD
11 6 (17.14%) Cucumber
11 6 (17.14%) Spring Integration
11 6 (17.14%) Apache Flex
11 6 (17.14%) Selenium
11 6 (17.14%) Ajax
11 6 (17.14%) Git (software)

Java
Top Related IT Skills in York by Category

For the 6 months to 27 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 15 (42.86%) Tomcat
2 8 (22.86%) WebSphere
3 1 (2.86%) Apache ServiceMix
Cloud Services
1 5 (14.29%) Heroku
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (14.29%) MongoDB
2 1 (2.86%) Oracle Database
2 1 (2.86%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 16 (45.71%) JUnit
2 13 (37.14%) Jenkins
3 6 (17.14%) Selenium
3 6 (17.14%) Git (software)
3 6 (17.14%) Cucumber
4 3 (8.57%) Hudson
4 3 (8.57%) Subversion
4 3 (8.57%) Maven
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 8 (22.86%) Java/J2EE Developer
4 4 (11.43%) J2EE Developer
5 3 (8.57%) Web Developer
5 3 (8.57%) Java Web Developer
6 2 (5.71%) Software Developer
6 2 (5.71%) Software Engineer
6 2 (5.71%) C++ Software Engineer
6 2 (5.71%) C++ Software Developer
6 2 (5.71%) C++ Developer
7 1 (2.86%) Front-End Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (57.14%) JSF
2 19 (54.29%) J2EE
3 13 (37.14%) CSS
4 12 (34.29%) Hibernate
5 11 (31.43%) jQuery
6 9 (25.71%) HTML
6 9 (25.71%) Spring
7 7 (20.00%) Spring MVC
8 6 (17.14%) Apache Flex
8 6 (17.14%) Spring Integration
8 6 (17.14%) Ajax
8 6 (17.14%) Web Services
9 5 (14.29%) HTML5
9 5 (14.29%) REST
10 2 (5.71%) Java EE
11 1 (2.86%) JBoss Seam
11 1 (2.86%) Struts2
11 1 (2.86%) RichFaces
11 1 (2.86%) XML
11 1 (2.86%) ActiveMQ
Miscellaneous
1 7 (20.00%) Open Source
1 7 (20.00%) Enterprise Software
2 5 (14.29%) Computer Science
3 2 (5.71%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 6 (17.14%) Linux
2 3 (8.57%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (37.14%) Continuous Integration
2 11 (31.43%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (25.71%) Software Engineering
3 9 (25.71%) BDD
4 8 (22.86%) MVC
5 6 (17.14%) TDD
6 5 (14.29%) Scrum
6 5 (14.29%) Web Development
7 3 (8.57%) OO
7 3 (8.57%) Android Development
8 1 (2.86%) Low Latency
8 1 (2.86%) Multithreading
Programming Languages
1 13 (37.14%) JavaScript
2 7 (20.00%) SQL
3 2 (5.71%) C++
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (8.57%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (2.86%) Oracle
1 1 (2.86%) JBoss