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 3 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
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Java Developer
Rank 73 32 75
Rank change year-on-year
-41 +43
Contract jobs requiring a Java Developer 65 103 46
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 2.23% 4.50% 2.27%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.40% 4.80% 2.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 42 56 25
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£375 £325 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.38% +18.18%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £375 £353
UK excluding London average daily rate £396 £350 £363
% change year-on-year
+13.07% -3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 0
Average hourly rate £40.00 £40.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.30 £36.00 £38.50
% change year-on-year
+11.94% -6.49%
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
2706 2145 1925
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 92.80% 93.75% 94.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 1814 1339 1009
Average daily rate £350 £330 £313
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.06% +5.60%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £210 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £488 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 102 110 121
Average hourly rate £13.00 £14.50 £17.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.34% -18.30%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.25 £10.00 £10.65
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £38.20 £30.00 £43.26
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.25 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+1.53% -7.14%

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 3 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 3 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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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 -31 50 £375 +15.38% 26
South Yorkshire -12 17 £353 +15.76%
North Yorkshire -22 1 £400 +23.07% 5
Java Developer
England

Java Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 3 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.

1 174 (100.00%) Java
2 111 (63.79%) Agile Software Development
3 67 (38.51%) HTML
4 57 (32.76%) Hibernate
5 56 (32.18%) Spring
5 56 (32.18%) MongoDB
6 55 (31.61%) Linux
7 53 (30.46%) TDD
8 47 (27.01%) REST
9 44 (25.29%) UNIX
10 38 (21.84%) Relational Database
11 37 (21.26%) Mac OS X
12 36 (20.69%) HTTP
13 35 (20.11%) Oracle
14 34 (19.54%) J2EE
15 33 (18.97%) Continuous Integration
16 32 (18.39%) Responsive Web Design
16 32 (18.39%) JAX-RS
16 32 (18.39%) BDD
16 32 (18.39%) JUnit
16 32 (18.39%) JavaScript
16 32 (18.39%) Web Design
17 31 (17.82%) Scrum
17 31 (17.82%) MVC
18 29 (16.67%) SQL
19 28 (16.09%) Neo4j
19 28 (16.09%) Git (software)
20 27 (15.52%) Configuration Management
21 26 (14.94%) NoSQL
22 25 (14.37%) Jenkins

Java Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 3 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 16 (9.20%) WebSphere
2 11 (6.32%) JBoss
3 9 (5.17%) Tomcat
4 8 (4.60%) Apache
5 4 (2.30%) WebSphere Application Server
5 4 (2.30%) Node.js
6 3 (1.72%) Apache Pig
6 3 (1.72%) WebLogic
6 3 (1.72%) Oracle Coherence
7 2 (1.15%) GlassFish
7 2 (1.15%) Jetty
7 2 (1.15%) Confluence
7 2 (1.15%) SAS
7 2 (1.15%) CMS
8 1 (0.57%) Apache ServiceMix
8 1 (0.57%) IIS
Applications
1 2 (1.15%) MS Office
1 2 (1.15%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (0.57%) BASE24
Cloud Services
1 10 (5.75%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 36 (20.69%) HTTP
2 7 (4.02%) Firewall
3 2 (1.15%) ATM
3 2 (1.15%) TCP/IP
3 2 (1.15%) SSL
4 1 (0.57%) Kerberos
Database & Business Intelligence
1 56 (32.18%) MongoDB
2 38 (21.84%) Relational Database
3 28 (16.09%) Neo4j
4 26 (14.94%) NoSQL
5 12 (6.90%) MySQL
6 6 (3.45%) SQL Server
7 5 (2.87%) DB2
7 5 (2.87%) CouchDB
8 4 (2.30%) PostgreSQL
8 4 (2.30%) Couchbase
9 3 (1.72%) Oracle Database
9 3 (1.72%) Hadoop
9 3 (1.72%) Apache Hive
9 3 (1.72%) RDBMS
10 1 (0.57%) Pentaho
10 1 (0.57%) Apache Cassandra
10 1 (0.57%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 32 (18.39%) JUnit
2 28 (16.09%) Git (software)
3 25 (14.37%) Jenkins
4 23 (13.22%) Subversion
5 19 (10.92%) Eclipse
6 15 (8.62%) Maven
7 13 (7.47%) Cucumber
8 10 (5.75%) GitLab
9 6 (3.45%) Ant
10 5 (2.87%) Jasmine
11 3 (1.72%) NetBeans
11 3 (1.72%) Visual Studio
12 2 (1.15%) JMeter
12 2 (1.15%) JIRA
12 2 (1.15%) Hudson
12 2 (1.15%) Mockito
13 1 (0.57%) JProfiler
13 1 (0.57%) Gradle
13 1 (0.57%) Rational Application Developer
13 1 (0.57%) QUnit
General
1 17 (9.77%) Finance
2 5 (2.87%) Games
3 3 (1.72%) Banking
3 3 (1.72%) Pharmaceutical
4 2 (1.15%) Financial Institution
4 2 (1.15%) Retail
5 1 (0.57%) Investment Banking
5 1 (0.57%) Russian Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 67 (38.51%) HTML
2 57 (32.76%) Hibernate
3 56 (32.18%) Spring
4 47 (27.01%) REST
5 34 (19.54%) J2EE
6 32 (18.39%) JAX-RS
7 25 (14.37%) XML
8 23 (13.22%) CSS
8 23 (13.22%) Spring MVC
9 17 (9.77%) Web Services
9 17 (9.77%) RESTful
10 16 (9.20%) jQuery
11 12 (6.90%) JSP
12 9 (5.17%) Struts
12 9 (5.17%) Java EE
13 8 (4.60%) Ajax
13 8 (4.60%) JMS
13 8 (4.60%) XHTML
13 8 (4.60%) Servlets
13 8 (4.60%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 8 (4.60%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (2.87%) EPoS
3 4 (2.30%) Mobile Games
4 3 (1.72%) Algorithms
5 2 (1.15%) Visualisation
5 2 (1.15%) W3C
6 1 (0.57%) Smartcard
6 1 (0.57%) Client/Server
6 1 (0.57%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 1 (0.57%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (0.57%) User Experience
6 1 (0.57%) E-Learning
6 1 (0.57%) PKI
6 1 (0.57%) Interest Rate Derivative
6 1 (0.57%) Ontologies
6 1 (0.57%) Chemistry
6 1 (0.57%) Computer Science
6 1 (0.57%) Blog
6 1 (0.57%) Credit Risk
Operating Systems
1 55 (31.61%) Linux
2 44 (25.29%) UNIX
3 37 (21.26%) Mac OS X
4 5 (2.87%) Windows
5 1 (0.57%) AIX
5 1 (0.57%) CentOS
5 1 (0.57%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 111 (63.79%) Agile Software Development
2 53 (30.46%) TDD
3 33 (18.97%) Continuous Integration
4 32 (18.39%) Web Design
4 32 (18.39%) BDD
4 32 (18.39%) Responsive Web Design
5 31 (17.82%) MVC
5 31 (17.82%) Scrum
6 27 (15.52%) Configuration Management
7 25 (14.37%) Software Engineering
8 18 (10.34%) OO
9 12 (6.90%) Multithreading
9 12 (6.90%) Microservices
10 11 (6.32%) Mentoring
11 9 (5.17%) Kanban
11 9 (5.17%) Concurrent Programming
12 8 (4.60%) Unit Testing
12 8 (4.60%) Web Development
12 8 (4.60%) Pair Programming
12 8 (4.60%) UML
Programming Languages
1 174 (100.00%) Java
2 32 (18.39%) JavaScript
3 29 (16.67%) SQL
4 11 (6.32%) Scala
4 11 (6.32%) C++
5 9 (5.17%) Python
6 7 (4.02%) PHP
6 7 (4.02%) C
6 7 (4.02%) Groovy
7 5 (2.87%) XPath
8 4 (2.30%) Perl
9 3 (1.72%) PL/SQL
9 3 (1.72%) Ruby
9 3 (1.72%) PHP5
10 2 (1.15%) R
10 2 (1.15%) C#
11 1 (0.57%) SPARQL
Qualifications
1 14 (8.05%) Security Cleared
2 7 (4.02%) SC Cleared
3 4 (2.30%) BC Cleared
3 4 (2.30%) DV Cleared
4 1 (0.57%) Sun Certification
4 1 (0.57%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.57%) QA
System Software
1 2 (1.15%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 14 (8.05%) Opscode Chef
2 6 (3.45%) Puppet
2 6 (3.45%) Ansible
3 1 (0.57%) Nagios
3 1 (0.57%) OpenIDM
Vendors
1 35 (20.11%) Oracle
2 9 (5.17%) IBM
3 2 (1.15%) Lotus
3 2 (1.15%) VMware
3 2 (1.15%) Atlassian
3 2 (1.15%) Splunk
4 1 (0.57%) Red Hat
4 1 (0.57%) Perforce
4 1 (0.57%) OpenText
4 1 (0.57%) Microsoft
4 1 (0.57%) Vignette
4 1 (0.57%) Cisco
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