The table below looks at the statistics for the Java Developer role in IT contracts advertised for the Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Java Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 21 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
21 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java Developer
Rank 55 61 41
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -20
Contract jobs requiring a Java Developer 63 61 109
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 2.64% 2.78% 4.09%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.83% 2.97% 4.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 34 31 43
Average daily rate
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£328 £335 £313
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.23% +7.20%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £300 £284
10% offered a daily rate of more than £399 £411 £350
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £374 £340
% change year-on-year
-6.35% +9.92%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £34.00 £35.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year
-2.85% -12.50%
Java Developer
England

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
2223 2055 2529
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 93.17% 93.49% 94.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 1348 1104 1348
Average daily rate £340 £320 £315
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +1.58%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £210 £180 £205
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
- +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 120 133 134
Average hourly rate £14.50 £22.50 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-35.55% +50.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £10.13 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.00 £45.00 £30.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £18.68
% change year-on-year
-2.94% -8.96%

Java Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Java Developer in the job title across the Yorkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

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 21 August 2014.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Java Developer within the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 21 August 2014. 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
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
West Yorkshire +4 36 £333 +2.30% 22
North Yorkshire +24 23 £340 -3.88% 14
South Yorkshire -13 4 £283 -19.28% 9
East Yorkshire - - - -
Java Developer
England

Java Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 21 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Yorkshire region that cited Java Developer in their job title 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 with Java Developer in their job title.

1 172 (99.42%) Java
2 85 (49.13%) Spring
3 80 (46.24%) Hibernate
4 79 (45.66%) J2EE
5 54 (31.21%) JavaScript
6 53 (30.64%) HTML
7 51 (29.48%) jQuery
8 48 (27.75%) SQL
9 47 (27.17%) CSS
10 46 (26.59%) Maven
11 41 (23.70%) MVC
12 40 (23.12%) XML
13 38 (21.97%) JUnit
14 37 (21.39%) Spring MVC
15 36 (20.81%) Oracle
16 32 (18.50%) Tomcat
17 30 (17.34%) Agile Software Development
18 29 (16.76%) Ajax
19 27 (15.61%) Java EE
19 27 (15.61%) REST
20 25 (14.45%) TDD
21 24 (13.87%) Web Services
22 22 (12.72%) Linux
23 21 (12.14%) Subversion
23 21 (12.14%) JSF
24 20 (11.56%) Struts
25 19 (10.98%) Finance
25 19 (10.98%) HTML5
26 18 (10.40%) JSP
26 18 (10.40%) OO

Java Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 21 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Yorkshire region that cited Java Developer in their job title 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 with Java Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 32 (18.50%) Tomcat
2 17 (9.83%) WebLogic
3 10 (5.78%) WebSphere
4 8 (4.62%) IIS
5 6 (3.47%) Oracle Service Bus
5 6 (3.47%) Apache ServiceMix
6 5 (2.89%) Apache
7 3 (1.73%) Jetty
8 2 (1.16%) Magnolia
8 2 (1.16%) CMS
9 1 (0.58%) Oracle Application Server
9 1 (0.58%) AquaLogic
9 1 (0.58%) TIBCO EMS
9 1 (0.58%) WebLogic Portal
9 1 (0.58%) Liferay
9 1 (0.58%) AquaLogic Service Bus
Business Applications
1 4 (2.31%) Oracle Retail
2 1 (0.58%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 5 (2.89%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 9 (5.20%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (9.83%) Relational Database
2 13 (7.51%) SQL Server
3 7 (4.05%) MongoDB
4 5 (2.89%) NoSQL
4 5 (2.89%) MySQL
4 5 (2.89%) RDBMS
4 5 (2.89%) PostgreSQL
5 4 (2.31%) Oracle Database
5 4 (2.31%) Redis
6 2 (1.16%) Couchbase
6 2 (1.16%) SQL Server 2005
6 2 (1.16%) QlikView
6 2 (1.16%) SQL Server 2008
6 2 (1.16%) CouchDB
7 1 (0.58%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 1 (0.58%) Oracle Reports
7 1 (0.58%) Riak
7 1 (0.58%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 46 (26.59%) Maven
2 38 (21.97%) JUnit
3 21 (12.14%) Subversion
4 15 (8.67%) Git (software)
5 13 (7.51%) Eclipse
6 12 (6.94%) Jenkins
7 11 (6.36%) Selenium
8 8 (4.62%) Cucumber
9 7 (4.05%) Hudson
10 6 (3.47%) DbUnit
11 4 (2.31%) Ant
11 4 (2.31%) NUnit
12 3 (1.73%) JIRA
13 2 (1.16%) JMeter
13 2 (1.16%) Xcode
14 1 (0.58%) Oracle Forms
14 1 (0.58%) Mockito
14 1 (0.58%) jMock
General
1 19 (10.98%) Finance
2 5 (2.89%) Electronics
3 4 (2.31%) Telecoms
3 4 (2.31%) Retail
4 3 (1.73%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 85 (49.13%) Spring
2 80 (46.24%) Hibernate
3 79 (45.66%) J2EE
4 53 (30.64%) HTML
5 51 (29.48%) jQuery
6 47 (27.17%) CSS
7 40 (23.12%) XML
8 37 (21.39%) Spring MVC
9 29 (16.76%) Ajax
10 27 (15.61%) Java EE
10 27 (15.61%) REST
11 24 (13.87%) Web Services
12 21 (12.14%) JSF
13 20 (11.56%) Struts
14 19 (10.98%) HTML5
15 18 (10.40%) JSP
16 17 (9.83%) JMS
17 16 (9.25%) Spring Integration
18 15 (8.67%) JPA
19 14 (8.09%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 14 (8.09%) Enterprise Software
2 13 (7.51%) Open Source
3 5 (2.89%) Computer Science
4 3 (1.73%) Mobile App
4 3 (1.73%) Management Information System
5 2 (1.16%) GIS
5 2 (1.16%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 22 (12.72%) Linux
2 6 (3.47%) Android
3 5 (2.89%) UNIX
4 4 (2.31%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (23.70%) MVC
2 30 (17.34%) Agile Software Development
3 25 (14.45%) TDD
4 18 (10.40%) OO
4 18 (10.40%) BDD
5 17 (9.83%) Software Engineering
6 13 (7.51%) Scrum
6 13 (7.51%) Continuous Integration
7 12 (6.94%) Unit Testing
8 10 (5.78%) Release Management
9 8 (4.62%) OOD
10 7 (4.05%) E-Commerce
10 7 (4.05%) Web Development
10 7 (4.05%) Low Latency
11 6 (3.47%) Business Intelligence
11 6 (3.47%) Technical Architecture
12 5 (2.89%) OOP
12 5 (2.89%) Android Development
13 4 (2.31%) Refactoring
14 3 (1.73%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 172 (99.42%) Java
2 54 (31.21%) JavaScript
3 48 (27.75%) SQL
4 12 (6.94%) PL/SQL
5 6 (3.47%) C++
6 3 (1.73%) XQuery
6 3 (1.73%) Bash Shell
7 2 (1.16%) Objective-C
7 2 (1.16%) Python
7 2 (1.16%) C#
8 1 (0.58%) Shell Script
8 1 (0.58%) Scala
Qualifications
1 8 (4.62%) Security Cleared
2 6 (3.47%) SC Cleared
3 1 (0.58%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (2.31%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (0.58%) Puppet
1 1 (0.58%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 36 (20.81%) Oracle
2 12 (6.94%) Twitter
3 8 (4.62%) Perforce
4 6 (3.47%) JBoss
5 1 (0.58%) IBM
5 1 (0.58%) Microsoft
5 1 (0.58%) TIBCO
5 1 (0.58%) ATG
5 1 (0.58%) hybris
5 1 (0.58%) Business Objects
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