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 4 September 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
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Java
Rank 5 3 19
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +16
Contract jobs citing Java 36 27 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in York 26.28% 31.40% 16.19%
As % of the Programming Languages category 44.44% 44.26% 21.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 29 20 5
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£380 £340 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.76% +4.61%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £322 £273 £308
10% offered a daily rate of more than £415 £355 £349
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.73% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £35.00 £37.00
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -5.40%
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
81 61 79
As % of all contract IT jobs located in York 59.12% 70.93% 75.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 59 41 35
Average daily rate £350 £320 £309
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.37% +3.64%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £238 £290
10% offered a daily rate of more than £413 £370 £350
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.00% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 0
Average hourly rate £38.00 £38.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.00 £35.00 £33.50
% change year-on-year
+11.42% +4.47%

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 4 September 2015.

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 4 September 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 25 (62.50%) JavaScript
2 22 (55.00%) SQL
2 22 (55.00%) E-Commerce
3 18 (45.00%) Agile Software Development
4 17 (42.50%) .NET
5 15 (37.50%) Google
6 14 (35.00%) IIS
6 14 (35.00%) JBoss
6 14 (35.00%) webMethods
7 13 (32.50%) Software AG
7 13 (32.50%) Validation
7 13 (32.50%) Web Analytics
7 13 (32.50%) Problem Management
7 13 (32.50%) Google Analytics
7 13 (32.50%) Analytics
7 13 (32.50%) Analytical Skills
8 12 (30.00%) SOA
8 12 (30.00%) HTML
9 11 (27.50%) SLA
10 9 (22.50%) Oracle
10 9 (22.50%) Continuous Integration
11 8 (20.00%) Puppet
11 8 (20.00%) Splunk
11 8 (20.00%) J2EE
12 7 (17.50%) XML
12 7 (17.50%) Scrum
12 7 (17.50%) Groovy
12 7 (17.50%) Unit Testing
12 7 (17.50%) Finance
13 6 (15.00%) Maven

Java
Top Related IT Skills in York by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 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 14 (35.00%) IIS
1 14 (35.00%) JBoss
2 2 (5.00%) Apache
2 2 (5.00%) WebLogic
2 2 (5.00%) WebSphere
3 1 (2.50%) Tomcat
3 1 (2.50%) CMS
Applications
1 1 (2.50%) MS Office
1 1 (2.50%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (2.50%) Tridion
1 1 (2.50%) INSURE/90
Cloud Services
1 13 (32.50%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 2 (5.00%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (7.50%) Oracle Database
2 1 (2.50%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.50%) DB2
2 1 (2.50%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 6 (15.00%) Maven
1 6 (15.00%) Ant
1 6 (15.00%) Gradle
2 3 (7.50%) JIRA
2 3 (7.50%) Selenium
3 2 (5.00%) Git (software)
3 2 (5.00%) Valgrind
3 2 (5.00%) JUnit
3 2 (5.00%) JMeter
3 2 (5.00%) Gerrit
3 2 (5.00%) Redmine
3 2 (5.00%) Jenkins
4 1 (2.50%) Cucumber
General
1 7 (17.50%) Finance
2 2 (5.00%) Banking
3 1 (2.50%) Retail
3 1 (2.50%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 21 (52.50%) Developer
2 19 (47.50%) Java Developer
3 14 (35.00%) Applications Support
4 13 (32.50%) Analyst
4 13 (32.50%) Support Analyst
4 13 (32.50%) Applications Support Analyst
5 3 (7.50%) Senior Support Analyst
5 3 (7.50%) Senior Analyst
5 3 (7.50%) Senior Applications Support Analyst
6 2 (5.00%) Embedded Software Engineer
6 2 (5.00%) Embedded C++ Engineer
6 2 (5.00%) Embedded C++ Software Engineer
6 2 (5.00%) C++ Software Engineer
6 2 (5.00%) Software Engineer
7 1 (2.50%) Project Manager
7 1 (2.50%) Solutions Designer
7 1 (2.50%) Lead Developer
7 1 (2.50%) Applications Developer
7 1 (2.50%) Senior Developer
7 1 (2.50%) Test Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (42.50%) .NET
2 12 (30.00%) HTML
3 8 (20.00%) J2EE
4 7 (17.50%) XML
5 6 (15.00%) Grails
6 4 (10.00%) CSS
6 4 (10.00%) HTML5
7 3 (7.50%) Spring
8 2 (5.00%) Ajax
8 2 (5.00%) GStreamer
8 2 (5.00%) REST
8 2 (5.00%) Web Services
8 2 (5.00%) OpenGL
8 2 (5.00%) Middleware
8 2 (5.00%) Qt
8 2 (5.00%) WebKit
8 2 (5.00%) QML
8 2 (5.00%) OpenGL ES
9 1 (2.50%) Spring Integration
9 1 (2.50%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 13 (32.50%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (12.50%) User Experience
3 2 (5.00%) DTV
3 2 (5.00%) Streaming Video
3 2 (5.00%) STB
4 1 (2.50%) Social Media
4 1 (2.50%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (2.50%) Management Information System
4 1 (2.50%) AS400
Operating Systems
1 4 (10.00%) Linux
2 2 (5.00%) Ubuntu
2 2 (5.00%) Embedded Linux
3 1 (2.50%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (55.00%) E-Commerce
2 18 (45.00%) Agile Software Development
3 13 (32.50%) Validation
3 13 (32.50%) Web Analytics
3 13 (32.50%) Problem Management
3 13 (32.50%) Analytics
4 12 (30.00%) SOA
5 9 (22.50%) Continuous Integration
6 7 (17.50%) Unit Testing
6 7 (17.50%) Scrum
7 6 (15.00%) DevOps
8 5 (12.50%) SDLC
9 3 (7.50%) Continuous Delivery
9 3 (7.50%) Time Management
9 3 (7.50%) Open Source
9 3 (7.50%) B2C
10 2 (5.00%) MVC
10 2 (5.00%) TDD
10 2 (5.00%) BDD
10 2 (5.00%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 25 (62.50%) JavaScript
2 22 (55.00%) SQL
3 7 (17.50%) Groovy
4 3 (7.50%) PowerShell
4 3 (7.50%) C++
5 2 (5.00%) Lua
5 2 (5.00%) Bash Shell
5 2 (5.00%) Embedded C++
5 2 (5.00%) PL/SQL
5 2 (5.00%) C
6 1 (2.50%) C#
6 1 (2.50%) Ruby
6 1 (2.50%) Python
6 1 (2.50%) Scala
Qualifications
1 4 (10.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (27.50%) SLA
Systems Management
1 8 (20.00%) Puppet
Vendors
1 15 (37.50%) Google
2 14 (35.00%) webMethods
3 13 (32.50%) Software AG
4 9 (22.50%) Oracle
5 8 (20.00%) Splunk
6 1 (2.50%) Lotus
6 1 (2.50%) Sybase
6 1 (2.50%) SAP
6 1 (2.50%) Cisco
6 1 (2.50%) Microsoft
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