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 5 February 2016 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
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Java
Rank - 21 10
Contract jobs citing Java 0 3 27
As % of all contract IT jobs located in York - 3.00% 19.57%
As % of the Programming Languages category - 8.82% 32.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 5
Average daily rate - £350 £315
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +11.11%
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £365
% change year-on-year
- +9.58%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.50 £36.95 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+9.60% -1.46%
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
32 34 82
As % of all contract IT jobs located in York 38.55% 34.00% 59.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 20 48
Average daily rate £310 £375 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-17.33% +25.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £200 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £430 £416 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £355 £325
% change year-on-year
+5.63% +9.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 1 0
Average hourly rate £37.50 £38.00 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-1.31% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £35.50 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+12.67% +4.41%

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 5 February 2016, 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 (75.00%) JavaScript
2 16 (66.67%) E-Commerce
3 14 (58.33%) SQL
4 13 (54.17%) Agile Software Development
5 10 (41.67%) HTML
6 8 (33.33%) .NET
6 8 (33.33%) J2EE
6 8 (33.33%) XML
6 8 (33.33%) SOA
6 8 (33.33%) Scrum
6 8 (33.33%) Unit Testing
7 7 (29.17%) Problem Management
7 7 (29.17%) Google Analytics
7 7 (29.17%) Web Analytics
7 7 (29.17%) Google
7 7 (29.17%) Validation
7 7 (29.17%) SLA
7 7 (29.17%) Software AG
7 7 (29.17%) webMethods
7 7 (29.17%) JBoss
7 7 (29.17%) IIS
7 7 (29.17%) User Experience
7 7 (29.17%) Analytical Skills
7 7 (29.17%) Dynatrace
7 7 (29.17%) Analytics
8 6 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
9 5 (20.83%) Groovy
9 5 (20.83%) Oracle
9 5 (20.83%) Puppet
9 5 (20.83%) Splunk

Java
Top Related IT Skills in York by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 7 (29.17%) IIS
1 7 (29.17%) JBoss
2 1 (4.17%) Apache
2 1 (4.17%) WebLogic
2 1 (4.17%) WebSphere
Applications
1 1 (4.17%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 7 (29.17%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.17%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (8.33%) Oracle Database
2 1 (4.17%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (4.17%) SQL Server
2 1 (4.17%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 4 (16.67%) Ant
1 4 (16.67%) Gradle
1 4 (16.67%) Maven
2 2 (8.33%) JIRA
3 1 (4.17%) JMeter
3 1 (4.17%) JUnit
3 1 (4.17%) Selenium
3 1 (4.17%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (8.33%) Finance
2 1 (4.17%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 16 (66.67%) Developer
2 15 (62.50%) Java Developer
3 12 (50.00%) Agile Developer
3 12 (50.00%) Agile Java Developer
4 7 (29.17%) Analyst
4 7 (29.17%) Applications Support
4 7 (29.17%) Applications Support Analyst
4 7 (29.17%) Support Analyst
5 4 (16.67%) Oracle Developer
6 2 (8.33%) HTML Developer
6 2 (8.33%) JavaScript Developer
7 1 (4.17%) .NET Developer
7 1 (4.17%) ASP Developer
7 1 (4.17%) ASP.NET Developer
7 1 (4.17%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
7 1 (4.17%) Designer
7 1 (4.17%) E-Commerce Web Designer
7 1 (4.17%) Lead Developer
7 1 (4.17%) Lead Java Developer
7 1 (4.17%) Web Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (41.67%) HTML
2 8 (33.33%) .NET
2 8 (33.33%) J2EE
2 8 (33.33%) XML
3 4 (16.67%) Grails
3 4 (16.67%) Web Services
4 2 (8.33%) CSS
5 1 (4.17%) ASP.NET
5 1 (4.17%) ASP.NET MVC
5 1 (4.17%) jQuery
5 1 (4.17%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 7 (29.17%) Analytical Skills
1 7 (29.17%) User Experience
2 2 (8.33%) Social Media
3 1 (4.17%) Graphic Design
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (66.67%) E-Commerce
2 13 (54.17%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (33.33%) Scrum
3 8 (33.33%) SOA
3 8 (33.33%) Unit Testing
4 7 (29.17%) Analytics
4 7 (29.17%) Problem Management
4 7 (29.17%) Validation
4 7 (29.17%) Web Analytics
5 6 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
6 5 (20.83%) DevOps
7 2 (8.33%) B2C
8 1 (4.17%) Digital Marketing
8 1 (4.17%) MVC
8 1 (4.17%) Process Management
Programming Languages
1 18 (75.00%) JavaScript
2 14 (58.33%) SQL
3 5 (20.83%) Groovy
4 1 (4.17%) C#
4 1 (4.17%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (8.33%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (29.17%) SLA
Systems Management
1 5 (20.83%) Puppet
Vendors
1 7 (29.17%) Dynatrace
1 7 (29.17%) Google
1 7 (29.17%) Software AG
1 7 (29.17%) webMethods
2 5 (20.83%) Oracle
2 5 (20.83%) Splunk
3 1 (4.17%) Microsoft