The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Yorkshire region that had Java Developer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 19 January 2017 with a comparison to same period over 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.

3 months to
19 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Java Developer
England / Yorkshire
Rank 32 35 44
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +9
Contract jobs requiring a Java Developer 109 123 104
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 5.03% 4.32% 4.21%
As % of the Job Titles category 5.22% 4.55% 4.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 61 76 87
Median daily rate £425 £450 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.55% +20.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £341 £350 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £498 £500 £460
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £376
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.52%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 0
Median hourly rate - £40.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.25 £43.75 £41.88
% change year-on-year
-14.85% +4.47%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Yorkshire region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
2090 2702 2355
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 96.45% 95.01% 95.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 1353 1720 1560
Median daily rate £375 £375 £370
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +1.35%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £242 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £540 £530 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £393 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.28% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 90 116 119
Median hourly rate £13.50 £15.26 £13.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-11.53% +15.16%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.20 £9.75 £9.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.50 £45.00 £32.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £16.08
% change year-on-year
- +8.83%

Java Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

The demand trend of IT contracts across the Yorkshire region that featured Java Developer in the job title.

Java Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

Java Developer
Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Java Developer across the Yorkshire region.

Java Developer Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

Java Developer
Daily Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Java Developer across the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 19 January 2017.

Java Developer Daily Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

Java Developer
Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Java Developer across the Yorkshire region.

Java Developer Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

Java Developer
Contract Job Locations in Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Java Developer within the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 19 January 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
West Yorkshire +2 73 £413 -8.33% 38
South Yorkshire +7 36 £425 -2.85% 3
North Yorkshire +10 1 £325 - 7
Java Developer
England

Java Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 19 January 2017, Java Developer contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Yorkshire region featuring Java Developer in the job title.

1 283 (100.00%) Java
2 217 (76.68%) Agile Software Development
3 130 (45.94%) Spring
4 105 (37.10%) TDD
5 95 (33.57%) JavaScript
6 83 (29.33%) Git (software)
7 78 (27.56%) Scrum
8 74 (26.15%) Hibernate
9 69 (24.38%) Scala
10 67 (23.67%) BDD
10 67 (23.67%) REST
11 60 (21.20%) Jenkins
12 58 (20.49%) HTML
13 55 (19.43%) NoSQL
14 54 (19.08%) RESTful
15 52 (18.37%) Continuous Integration
16 48 (16.96%) SQL
17 46 (16.25%) Microservices
18 45 (15.90%) OO
19 44 (15.55%) Web Services
20 42 (14.84%) JUnit
21 41 (14.49%) Linux
22 40 (14.13%) CSS
22 40 (14.13%) MongoDB
23 35 (12.37%) AngularJS
24 34 (12.01%) Open Source
24 34 (12.01%) Oracle
25 33 (11.66%) Maven
26 31 (10.95%) Software Engineering
27 28 (9.89%) Relational Database

Java Developer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 18 (6.36%) Tomcat
2 15 (5.30%) Confluence
3 9 (3.18%) Apache
4 7 (2.47%) Jetty
5 6 (2.12%) WebSphere
6 5 (1.77%) Elasticsearch
7 4 (1.41%) JBoss
7 4 (1.41%) WebSphere Application Server
8 3 (1.06%) Alfresco
8 3 (1.06%) Cloud Foundry
8 3 (1.06%) WebLogic
9 2 (0.71%) Apache ServiceMix
9 2 (0.71%) Apache Spark
9 2 (0.71%) Mule
9 2 (0.71%) nginx
10 1 (0.35%) GlassFish
10 1 (0.35%) OpenStack
10 1 (0.35%) Oracle SOA Suite
10 1 (0.35%) WebLogic Integration
10 1 (0.35%) WebLogic Portal
Business Applications
1 1 (0.35%) Oracle BPM
1 1 (0.35%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 17 (6.01%) GitHub
2 6 (2.12%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (0.71%) Google Cloud Platform
3 2 (0.71%) IaaS
3 2 (0.71%) Sumo Logic
4 1 (0.35%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (0.35%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 19 (6.71%) HTTP
2 2 (0.71%) Internet
2 2 (0.71%) SSL
3 1 (0.35%) DNS
3 1 (0.35%) Kerberos
3 1 (0.35%) LDAP
3 1 (0.35%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 55 (19.43%) NoSQL
2 40 (14.13%) MongoDB
3 28 (9.89%) Relational Database
4 27 (9.54%) PostgreSQL
5 16 (5.65%) Apache Cassandra
5 16 (5.65%) MySQL
6 10 (3.53%) Redis
7 7 (2.47%) Hadoop
8 4 (1.41%) Riak
9 3 (1.06%) Big Data
10 2 (0.71%) Amazon DynamoDB
10 2 (0.71%) Neo4j
10 2 (0.71%) Oracle Database
10 2 (0.71%) RDBMS
10 2 (0.71%) SQL Server
11 1 (0.35%) Couchbase
11 1 (0.35%) HBase
11 1 (0.35%) Informix
11 1 (0.35%) Oracle Database 10g
11 1 (0.35%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 83 (29.33%) Git (software)
2 60 (21.20%) Jenkins
3 42 (14.84%) JUnit
4 33 (11.66%) Maven
5 25 (8.83%) Subversion
6 22 (7.77%) Selenium
7 18 (6.36%) Mockito
8 17 (6.01%) JIRA
8 17 (6.01%) Mercurial
9 13 (4.59%) Jasmine
9 13 (4.59%) jMock
10 11 (3.89%) Spock
11 10 (3.53%) Gradle
11 10 (3.53%) JMeter
12 9 (3.18%) EasyMock
13 8 (2.83%) Cucumber
13 8 (2.83%) TestNG
14 7 (2.47%) IntelliJ
15 5 (1.77%) Grunt
16 4 (1.41%) Vagrant
General
1 10 (3.53%) Finance
2 6 (2.12%) Retail
3 2 (0.71%) Marketing
4 1 (0.35%) Advertising
4 1 (0.35%) Automotive
4 1 (0.35%) Electronics
4 1 (0.35%) Games
4 1 (0.35%) Manufacturing
4 1 (0.35%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 130 (45.94%) Spring
2 74 (26.15%) Hibernate
3 67 (23.67%) REST
4 58 (20.49%) HTML
5 54 (19.08%) RESTful
6 44 (15.55%) Web Services
7 40 (14.13%) CSS
8 35 (12.37%) AngularJS
9 27 (9.54%) Node.js
10 26 (9.19%) J2EE
11 24 (8.48%) Spring Boot
12 23 (8.13%) SOAP
13 22 (7.77%) HTML5
14 20 (7.07%) CSS3
15 17 (6.01%) Spring MVC
16 14 (4.95%) JSON
17 12 (4.24%) RabbitMQ
17 12 (4.24%) XML
18 10 (3.53%) JSP
18 10 (3.53%) Play Framework
Miscellaneous
1 20 (7.07%) Analytical Skills
2 18 (6.36%) Enterprise Software
3 14 (4.95%) Algorithms
4 10 (3.53%) Data Structures
5 9 (3.18%) Visualisation
6 5 (1.77%) User Experience
7 3 (1.06%) Digital Media
7 3 (1.06%) e-Learning
8 2 (0.71%) Blog
8 2 (0.71%) Learning Management System
8 2 (0.71%) Management Information System
9 1 (0.35%) Clustering
9 1 (0.35%) DataPower
9 1 (0.35%) Inversion of Control
9 1 (0.35%) Mobile App
9 1 (0.35%) NHS
9 1 (0.35%) Replication
9 1 (0.35%) RIA
9 1 (0.35%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 41 (14.49%) Linux
2 19 (6.71%) Unix
3 13 (4.59%) Mac OS X
4 9 (3.18%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 4 (1.41%) CentOS
6 1 (0.35%) Android
6 1 (0.35%) CoreOS
6 1 (0.35%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 217 (76.68%) Agile Software Development
2 105 (37.10%) TDD
3 78 (27.56%) Scrum
4 67 (23.67%) BDD
5 52 (18.37%) Continuous Integration
6 46 (16.25%) Microservices
7 45 (15.90%) OO
8 34 (12.01%) Open Source
9 31 (10.95%) Software Engineering
10 25 (8.83%) Kanban
11 23 (8.13%) Pair Programming
12 21 (7.42%) Configuration Management
12 21 (7.42%) MVC
13 19 (6.71%) Automated Testing
13 19 (6.71%) Web Development
14 17 (6.01%) DevOps
15 14 (4.95%) SOA
16 12 (4.24%) Mentoring
17 11 (3.89%) Front End Development
18 10 (3.53%) Responsive Web Design
Programming Languages
1 283 (100.00%) Java
2 95 (33.57%) JavaScript
3 69 (24.38%) Scala
4 48 (16.96%) SQL
5 26 (9.19%) Groovy
6 24 (8.48%) Python
7 21 (7.42%) Clojure
7 21 (7.42%) Ruby
8 10 (3.53%) C#
9 7 (2.47%) PHP
10 4 (1.41%) Go
11 3 (1.06%) PL/SQL
11 3 (1.06%) Shell Script
12 2 (0.71%) Bash Shell
12 2 (0.71%) C++
12 2 (0.71%) Korn
13 1 (0.35%) F#
13 1 (0.35%) Jython
13 1 (0.35%) TypeScript
13 1 (0.35%) XPath
Qualifications
1 15 (5.30%) Security Cleared
2 7 (2.47%) SC Cleared
3 4 (1.41%) BPSS Clearance
4 3 (1.06%) Degree
5 1 (0.35%) BC Cleared
5 1 (0.35%) CTC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (0.71%) FATCA
2 1 (0.35%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (0.35%) QA
2 1 (0.35%) SLA
System Software
1 27 (9.54%) Docker
2 7 (2.47%) Virtual Machines
3 4 (1.41%) GlusterFS
4 2 (0.71%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (0.35%) HDFS
5 1 (0.35%) VirtualBox
5 1 (0.35%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 19 (6.71%) Puppet
2 9 (3.18%) Ansible
3 6 (2.12%) Kubernetes
3 6 (2.12%) Oracle Identity Management
3 6 (2.12%) Oracle Identity Manager
4 4 (1.41%) Kibana
4 4 (1.41%) logstash
4 4 (1.41%) ZABBIX
5 3 (1.06%) Opscode Chef
6 2 (0.71%) Nagios
6 2 (0.71%) Salt
Vendors
1 34 (12.01%) Oracle
2 10 (3.53%) Red Hat
3 8 (2.83%) Google
4 4 (1.41%) IBM
5 3 (1.06%) MuleSoft
5 3 (1.06%) Splunk
6 2 (0.71%) New Relic
6 2 (0.71%) Rackspace
6 2 (0.71%) SaltStack
6 2 (0.71%) Solace
6 2 (0.71%) VMware
7 1 (0.35%) Cisco
7 1 (0.35%) F5
7 1 (0.35%) Kony
7 1 (0.35%) SAP
7 1 (0.35%) Zend
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Rate: From £375 to £425 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
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