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 24 December 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
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java
Rank 27 8 9
Rank change year-on-year
-19 +1
Contract jobs citing Java 2 27 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in York 1.47% 18.62% 6.56%
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.08% 32.14% 19.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 6 2
Average daily rate
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£320 £338 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.18% -6.89%
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £350 £363
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £36.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -
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
65 84 21
As % of all contract IT jobs located in York 47.79% 57.93% 34.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 35 43 9
Average daily rate £300 £315 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.76% -16.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £204 £250 £350
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 £35.18 £33.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+6.59% -5.71%

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 24 December 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 21 (91.30%) JSF
2 18 (78.26%) J2EE
3 16 (69.57%) JUnit
4 13 (56.52%) Agile Software Development
4 13 (56.52%) Continuous Integration
5 12 (52.17%) JavaScript
5 12 (52.17%) CSS
6 11 (47.83%) Jenkins
7 9 (39.13%) jQuery
7 9 (39.13%) Tomcat
8 8 (34.78%) WebSphere
8 8 (34.78%) Software Engineering
9 6 (26.09%) Git (software)
10 3 (13.04%) HTML
10 3 (13.04%) BDD
11 1 (4.35%) Ruby
11 1 (4.35%) Incident Management
11 1 (4.35%) Spring
11 1 (4.35%) Load Balancing
11 1 (4.35%) Problem Management
11 1 (4.35%) Jetty
11 1 (4.35%) Multithreading
11 1 (4.35%) EPiServer
11 1 (4.35%) VMware Infrastructure
11 1 (4.35%) PowerShell
11 1 (4.35%) Puppet
11 1 (4.35%) Percona
11 1 (4.35%) IaaS
11 1 (4.35%) nginx
11 1 (4.35%) RichFaces

Java
Top Related IT Skills in York by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 9 (39.13%) Tomcat
2 8 (34.78%) WebSphere
3 1 (4.35%) Jetty
3 1 (4.35%) nginx
3 1 (4.35%) EPiServer CMS
3 1 (4.35%) BizTalk Server
3 1 (4.35%) CMS
3 1 (4.35%) IIS
3 1 (4.35%) Apache
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.35%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.35%) HTTP
1 1 (4.35%) TCP/IP
1 1 (4.35%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.35%) SQL Server
1 1 (4.35%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 16 (69.57%) JUnit
2 11 (47.83%) Jenkins
3 6 (26.09%) Git (software)
4 1 (4.35%) Atlassian Bamboo
Job Titles
1 21 (91.30%) Developer
2 16 (69.57%) Java Developer
3 8 (34.78%) Java/J2EE Developer
4 4 (17.39%) J2EE Developer
5 3 (13.04%) Web Developer
5 3 (13.04%) Java Web Developer
6 1 (4.35%) Front-End Developer
6 1 (4.35%) C++ Developer
6 1 (4.35%) Senior Developer
6 1 (4.35%) Software Developer
6 1 (4.35%) Software Engineer
6 1 (4.35%) C++ Software Engineer
6 1 (4.35%) C++ Software Developer
6 1 (4.35%) Senior Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (91.30%) JSF
2 18 (78.26%) J2EE
3 12 (52.17%) CSS
4 9 (39.13%) jQuery
5 3 (13.04%) HTML
6 1 (4.35%) RichFaces
6 1 (4.35%) Spring
6 1 (4.35%) EJB
Operating Systems
1 1 (4.35%) Windows
1 1 (4.35%) Linux
1 1 (4.35%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (56.52%) Agile Software Development
1 13 (56.52%) Continuous Integration
2 8 (34.78%) Software Engineering
3 3 (13.04%) BDD
4 1 (4.35%) Service Continuity Management
4 1 (4.35%) Low Latency
4 1 (4.35%) Multithreading
4 1 (4.35%) Incident Management
4 1 (4.35%) Load Balancing
4 1 (4.35%) Problem Management
4 1 (4.35%) ITIL
4 1 (4.35%) OO
4 1 (4.35%) Configuration Management
4 1 (4.35%) Change Management
4 1 (4.35%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 12 (52.17%) JavaScript
2 1 (4.35%) Perl
2 1 (4.35%) Python
2 1 (4.35%) Ruby
2 1 (4.35%) PowerShell
2 1 (4.35%) C++
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.35%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (4.35%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (4.35%) Varnish
1 1 (4.35%) Corosync
1 1 (4.35%) KVM
Systems Management
1 1 (4.35%) Puppet
1 1 (4.35%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 1 (4.35%) Red Hat
1 1 (4.35%) VMware
1 1 (4.35%) EPiServer
1 1 (4.35%) Percona
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