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 30 July 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
30 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Java Developer
Rank 62 50 75
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +25
Contract jobs requiring a Java Developer 84 68 41
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 2.81% 2.92% 1.94%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.03% 3.11% 2.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 58 38 20
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£395 £325 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+21.53% +8.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £329 £275 £259
10% offered a daily rate of more than £453 £375 £379
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £350 £375
% change year-on-year
+11.42% -6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 1 0
Average hourly rate £40.00 £40.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £41.38 £35.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+18.21% -6.66%
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
2775 2186 1986
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 92.81% 93.74% 93.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 1888 1320 1057
Average daily rate £355 £338 £315
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.18% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £200 £185
10% offered a daily rate of more than £480 £453 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 116 111 125
Average hourly rate £12.50 £14.50 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-13.79% -27.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.43 £10.00 £10.13
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £30.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year
- -2.94%

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 30 July 2015.

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 30 July 2015. 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 +5 70 £400 +23.07% 32
South Yorkshire -7 14 £330 -12.00% 2
North Yorkshire -23 2 £330 +5.60% 7
Java Developer
England

Java Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 30 July 2015, 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.

1 191 (100.00%) Java
2 127 (66.49%) Agile Software Development
3 88 (46.07%) HTML
4 72 (37.70%) TDD
5 68 (35.60%) Linux
5 68 (35.60%) REST
6 65 (34.03%) MongoDB
7 59 (30.89%) UNIX
7 59 (30.89%) Hibernate
8 55 (28.80%) Spring
9 53 (27.75%) Mac OS X
10 50 (26.18%) BDD
11 49 (25.65%) Relational Database
12 48 (25.13%) HTTP
13 46 (24.08%) Responsive Web Design
14 45 (23.56%) Web Design
15 41 (21.47%) JAX-RS
15 41 (21.47%) Git (software)
16 36 (18.85%) Neo4j
16 36 (18.85%) JavaScript
17 33 (17.28%) Continuous Integration
18 32 (16.75%) Scrum
19 31 (16.23%) JUnit
20 30 (15.71%) Subversion
20 30 (15.71%) MVC
21 29 (15.18%) Configuration Management
21 29 (15.18%) J2EE
22 28 (14.66%) SQL
22 28 (14.66%) Oracle
22 28 (14.66%) Software Engineering

Java Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2015, 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 14 (7.33%) WebSphere
2 9 (4.71%) JBoss
3 8 (4.19%) Apache
3 8 (4.19%) Tomcat
4 5 (2.62%) Node.js
5 4 (2.09%) WebSphere Application Server
6 3 (1.57%) Oracle Coherence
6 3 (1.57%) Apache Pig
7 2 (1.05%) GlassFish
7 2 (1.05%) Confluence
7 2 (1.05%) WebLogic
7 2 (1.05%) SAS
7 2 (1.05%) CMS
8 1 (0.52%) IIS
8 1 (0.52%) Drupal
8 1 (0.52%) Alfresco
8 1 (0.52%) Apache ServiceMix
Applications
1 3 (1.57%) MS Office
1 3 (1.57%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (0.52%) BASE24
Cloud Services
1 10 (5.24%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 48 (25.13%) HTTP
2 7 (3.66%) Firewall
3 3 (1.57%) TCP/IP
3 3 (1.57%) SSL
4 2 (1.05%) ATM
5 1 (0.52%) Kerberos
Database & Business Intelligence
1 65 (34.03%) MongoDB
2 49 (25.65%) Relational Database
3 36 (18.85%) Neo4j
4 24 (12.57%) NoSQL
5 12 (6.28%) MySQL
6 6 (3.14%) SQL Server
7 5 (2.62%) DB2
8 4 (2.09%) CouchDB
9 3 (1.57%) Apache Hive
9 3 (1.57%) PostgreSQL
9 3 (1.57%) Hadoop
9 3 (1.57%) Couchbase
9 3 (1.57%) Oracle Database
10 1 (0.52%) Big Data
10 1 (0.52%) Apache Cassandra
10 1 (0.52%) Pentaho
10 1 (0.52%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 41 (21.47%) Git (software)
2 31 (16.23%) JUnit
3 30 (15.71%) Subversion
4 27 (14.14%) Jenkins
5 22 (11.52%) Cucumber
6 20 (10.47%) Maven
7 17 (8.90%) Eclipse
8 10 (5.24%) GitLab
8 10 (5.24%) Mockito
9 5 (2.62%) Jasmine
10 4 (2.09%) Visual Studio
11 3 (1.57%) JIRA
11 3 (1.57%) NetBeans
11 3 (1.57%) Ant
12 2 (1.05%) Build Forge
12 2 (1.05%) Selenium
12 2 (1.05%) JMeter
13 1 (0.52%) TeamCity
13 1 (0.52%) NUnit
13 1 (0.52%) Hudson
General
1 13 (6.81%) Finance
2 6 (3.14%) Games
3 3 (1.57%) Banking
3 3 (1.57%) Retail
3 3 (1.57%) Pharmaceutical
4 2 (1.05%) Financial Institution
5 1 (0.52%) Telecoms
5 1 (0.52%) Investment Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 88 (46.07%) HTML
2 68 (35.60%) REST
3 59 (30.89%) Hibernate
4 55 (28.80%) Spring
5 41 (21.47%) JAX-RS
6 29 (15.18%) J2EE
7 25 (13.09%) XML
8 23 (12.04%) Spring MVC
9 22 (11.52%) CSS
10 16 (8.38%) RESTful
11 13 (6.81%) jQuery
12 12 (6.28%) JSP
13 11 (5.76%) Web Services
14 10 (5.24%) Struts
15 9 (4.71%) Java EE
15 9 (4.71%) RabbitMQ
16 8 (4.19%) HTML5
16 8 (4.19%) Ajax
16 8 (4.19%) XHTML
17 7 (3.66%) Servlets
Miscellaneous
1 9 (4.71%) EPoS
2 4 (2.09%) Mobile Games
2 4 (2.09%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (1.05%) Algorithms
3 2 (1.05%) W3C
3 2 (1.05%) Computer Science
3 2 (1.05%) Visualisation
3 2 (1.05%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (0.52%) User Experience
4 1 (0.52%) Blog
4 1 (0.52%) Credit Risk
4 1 (0.52%) Smartcard
4 1 (0.52%) PKI
4 1 (0.52%) Interest Rate Derivative
4 1 (0.52%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 68 (35.60%) Linux
2 59 (30.89%) UNIX
3 53 (27.75%) Mac OS X
4 4 (2.09%) Windows
5 1 (0.52%) CentOS
5 1 (0.52%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (0.52%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 127 (66.49%) Agile Software Development
2 72 (37.70%) TDD
3 50 (26.18%) BDD
4 46 (24.08%) Responsive Web Design
5 45 (23.56%) Web Design
6 33 (17.28%) Continuous Integration
7 32 (16.75%) Scrum
8 30 (15.71%) MVC
9 29 (15.18%) Configuration Management
10 28 (14.66%) Software Engineering
11 19 (9.95%) Web Development
12 15 (7.85%) OO
13 14 (7.33%) Multithreading
14 12 (6.28%) Microservices
15 11 (5.76%) Mentoring
16 10 (5.24%) Concurrent Programming
16 10 (5.24%) Kanban
17 9 (4.71%) Unit Testing
17 9 (4.71%) Pair Programming
17 9 (4.71%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 191 (100.00%) Java
2 36 (18.85%) JavaScript
3 28 (14.66%) SQL
4 17 (8.90%) C++
5 13 (6.81%) Scala
6 12 (6.28%) C
7 9 (4.71%) Python
8 8 (4.19%) PHP
9 7 (3.66%) Groovy
10 5 (2.62%) XPath
11 4 (2.09%) Ruby
11 4 (2.09%) Perl
12 3 (1.57%) PHP5
13 2 (1.05%) R
13 2 (1.05%) C#
13 2 (1.05%) PL/SQL
14 1 (0.52%) Go
Qualifications
1 16 (8.38%) Security Cleared
2 9 (4.71%) SC Cleared
3 4 (2.09%) BC Cleared
3 4 (2.09%) DV Cleared
4 1 (0.52%) Sun Certification
4 1 (0.52%) Degree
System Software
1 3 (1.57%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (0.52%) Docker
Systems Management
1 14 (7.33%) Opscode Chef
2 7 (3.66%) Ansible
2 7 (3.66%) Puppet
3 1 (0.52%) Kubernetes
3 1 (0.52%) OpenIDM
3 1 (0.52%) Nagios
3 1 (0.52%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 28 (14.66%) Oracle
2 9 (4.71%) IBM
3 3 (1.57%) VMware
3 3 (1.57%) Lotus
4 2 (1.05%) Atlassian
4 2 (1.05%) Splunk
5 1 (0.52%) Percona
5 1 (0.52%) Microsoft
5 1 (0.52%) Vignette
5 1 (0.52%) Cisco
5 1 (0.52%) Red Hat
5 1 (0.52%) OpenText
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