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 19 December 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
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java Developer
Rank 46 47 81
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +34
Contract jobs requiring a Java Developer 92 78 38
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 3.47% 3.44% 1.59%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.74% 3.66% 1.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 71 39 24
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£375 £325 £323
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.38% +0.77%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £198 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £460 £478 £355
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £338 £350
% change year-on-year
+18.51% -3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £35.00 £39.00
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -10.25%
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
2461 2129 2255
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 92.73% 93.87% 94.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 1548 1228 1078
Average daily rate £355 £325 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.23% +1.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £215 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 128 121 154
Average hourly rate £13.50 £13.00 £16.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.84% -18.75%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.50 £10.00 £9.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.50 £31.00 £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £17.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-5.88% -5.55%

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 19 December 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 19 December 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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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 +11 77 £400 +23.07% 16
North Yorkshire -8 11 £325 -3.70% 4
South Yorkshire -4 3 £313 -34.21% 6
Java Developer
England

Java Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 19 December 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.

1 141 (100.00%) Java
2 76 (53.90%) Agile Software Development
3 70 (49.65%) HTML
4 59 (41.84%) Hibernate
5 53 (37.59%) J2EE
6 45 (31.91%) REST
7 43 (30.50%) Spring
8 38 (26.95%) JavaScript
9 37 (26.24%) UNIX
9 37 (26.24%) Linux
10 36 (25.53%) JUnit
11 35 (24.82%) CSS
12 33 (23.40%) MongoDB
13 32 (22.70%) HTTP
14 31 (21.99%) BDD
15 30 (21.28%) MVC
15 30 (21.28%) TDD
16 29 (20.57%) Mac OS X
17 28 (19.86%) Web Design
17 28 (19.86%) Responsive Web Design
17 28 (19.86%) Relational Database
18 26 (18.44%) Neo4j
19 25 (17.73%) JAX-RS
20 24 (17.02%) Mentoring
21 23 (16.31%) Spring MVC
22 22 (15.60%) SQL
22 22 (15.60%) Web Application Development
23 21 (14.89%) JSF
24 20 (14.18%) Continuous Integration
24 20 (14.18%) Web Services

Java Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 19 (13.48%) Tomcat
2 15 (10.64%) WebSphere
3 8 (5.67%) WebLogic
4 7 (4.96%) CMS
5 6 (4.26%) JBoss
5 6 (4.26%) Apache
6 4 (2.84%) Apache Solr
6 4 (2.84%) Node.js
7 3 (2.13%) Magnolia
7 3 (2.13%) Apache ServiceMix
8 2 (1.42%) OpenStack
8 2 (1.42%) Alfresco
9 1 (0.71%) ATG Dynamo
Business Applications
1 2 (1.42%) Oracle Retail
2 1 (0.71%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 32 (22.70%) HTTP
2 1 (0.71%) Intranet
2 1 (0.71%) Extranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 33 (23.40%) MongoDB
2 28 (19.86%) Relational Database
3 26 (18.44%) Neo4j
4 8 (5.67%) NoSQL
5 5 (3.55%) Redis
6 4 (2.84%) Couchbase
7 3 (2.13%) PostgreSQL
7 3 (2.13%) CouchDB
8 2 (1.42%) Riak
9 1 (0.71%) MySQL
9 1 (0.71%) DB2
9 1 (0.71%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 36 (25.53%) JUnit
2 19 (13.48%) Subversion
3 17 (12.06%) Git (software)
4 16 (11.35%) Maven
5 14 (9.93%) Jenkins
6 8 (5.67%) Selenium
7 7 (4.96%) DbUnit
8 6 (4.26%) JIRA
9 4 (2.84%) Cucumber
9 4 (2.84%) Hudson
9 4 (2.84%) Eclipse
9 4 (2.84%) JMeter
10 3 (2.13%) Ant
10 3 (2.13%) Gradle
11 1 (0.71%) JProfiler
11 1 (0.71%) Jasmine
General
1 8 (5.67%) Finance
2 2 (1.42%) Retail
3 1 (0.71%) Electronics
3 1 (0.71%) Telecoms
3 1 (0.71%) Automotive
3 1 (0.71%) Manufacturing
3 1 (0.71%) Publishing
3 1 (0.71%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 70 (49.65%) HTML
2 59 (41.84%) Hibernate
3 53 (37.59%) J2EE
4 45 (31.91%) REST
5 43 (30.50%) Spring
6 35 (24.82%) CSS
7 25 (17.73%) JAX-RS
8 23 (16.31%) Spring MVC
9 21 (14.89%) JSF
10 20 (14.18%) Web Services
10 20 (14.18%) jQuery
11 17 (12.06%) XML
12 14 (9.93%) JSP
13 12 (8.51%) JPA
14 11 (7.80%) Ajax
15 10 (7.09%) RESTful
16 7 (4.96%) Java EE
16 7 (4.96%) HTML5
17 5 (3.55%) SOAP
17 5 (3.55%) ActiveMQ
Miscellaneous
1 5 (3.55%) Open Source
2 4 (2.84%) Management Information System
3 3 (2.13%) GIS
3 3 (2.13%) Enterprise Software
3 3 (2.13%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (1.42%) Algorithms
4 2 (1.42%) Mobile App
4 2 (1.42%) User Experience
4 2 (1.42%) Digital Media
4 2 (1.42%) Ontologies
4 2 (1.42%) Chemistry
4 2 (1.42%) Client/Server
5 1 (0.71%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 37 (26.24%) UNIX
1 37 (26.24%) Linux
2 29 (20.57%) Mac OS X
3 4 (2.84%) Android
4 1 (0.71%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 76 (53.90%) Agile Software Development
2 31 (21.99%) BDD
3 30 (21.28%) MVC
3 30 (21.28%) TDD
4 28 (19.86%) Web Design
4 28 (19.86%) Responsive Web Design
5 24 (17.02%) Mentoring
6 22 (15.60%) Web Application Development
7 20 (14.18%) Continuous Integration
8 19 (13.48%) Configuration Management
9 14 (9.93%) Software Engineering
10 11 (7.80%) Scrum
11 10 (7.09%) Enterprise Architecture
11 10 (7.09%) Web Development
12 9 (6.38%) Unit Testing
13 8 (5.67%) E-Commerce
13 8 (5.67%) OO
14 6 (4.26%) Document Management
14 6 (4.26%) OOD
15 4 (2.84%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 141 (100.00%) Java
2 38 (26.95%) JavaScript
3 22 (15.60%) SQL
4 5 (3.55%) Bash Shell
5 4 (2.84%) Ruby
5 4 (2.84%) Python
6 3 (2.13%) PHP
7 2 (1.42%) SPARQL
7 2 (1.42%) PL/SQL
8 1 (0.71%) Scala
Qualifications
1 14 (9.93%) Security Cleared
2 9 (6.38%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (2.84%) QA
Systems Management
1 4 (2.84%) Puppet
2 2 (1.42%) Graphite
2 2 (1.42%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 19 (13.48%) Oracle
2 6 (4.26%) hybris
3 5 (3.55%) ATG
4 4 (2.84%) IBM
5 3 (2.13%) Twitter
6 1 (0.71%) Mercator
6 1 (0.71%) BEA
6 1 (0.71%) SAP
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