The table below looks at the statistics for Java SE skills 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 SE over the 3 months to 4 May 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
4 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Java Platform, Standard Edition (Java SE, JSE)
Rank - - -
Contract jobs citing Java SE 0 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire - - -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate
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UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £388 £385
% change year-on-year
+9.67% +0.64%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Java SE
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category in contract jobs advertised in the Yorkshire region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
821 775 589
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 28.49% 30.95% 29.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 520 538 338
Average daily rate £350 £315 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% +5.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £240 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £400 £413
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £335 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.47% +3.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 7 21
Average hourly rate £40.00 £31.50 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+26.98% -3.07%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.00 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+5.71% -

Java SE
Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Java SE across the Yorkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

Java SE Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

Java SE
Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

Java SE Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

Java SE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 4 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Yorkshire region citing Java SE also 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 that cited Java SE.

1 3 (100.00%) J2EE
1 3 (100.00%) Java
1 3 (100.00%) XML
1 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (100.00%) Java EE
2 2 (66.67%) Java ME
2 2 (66.67%) Oracle Database 11g
2 2 (66.67%) BPEL
2 2 (66.67%) Finance
2 2 (66.67%) Scrum
2 2 (66.67%) Oracle
2 2 (66.67%) J2ME
2 2 (66.67%) J2SE
2 2 (66.67%) SOA
2 2 (66.67%) Waterfall
2 2 (66.67%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 2 (66.67%) Oracle Database
3 1 (33.33%) CSS3
3 1 (33.33%) Service Delivery
3 1 (33.33%) MVC
3 1 (33.33%) WSDL
3 1 (33.33%) JAXB
3 1 (33.33%) Data Modelling
3 1 (33.33%) JUnit
3 1 (33.33%) CSS
3 1 (33.33%) Web Services
3 1 (33.33%) Apache
3 1 (33.33%) JavaScript
3 1 (33.33%) Hibernate
3 1 (33.33%) Spring

Java SE
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 4 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Yorkshire region citing Java SE also 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 that cited Java SE. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (66.67%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 1 (33.33%) Apache
2 1 (33.33%) WebSphere
Business Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle BPM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (66.67%) Oracle Database 11g
1 2 (66.67%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 1 (33.33%) JUnit
General
1 2 (66.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Oracle SOA Developer
2 1 (33.33%) SOA Developer
2 1 (33.33%) SOA Designer
2 1 (33.33%) Web Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Solutions Designer
2 1 (33.33%) Java Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Oracle Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Java Web Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Designer
2 1 (33.33%) Java/J2EE Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (100.00%) J2EE
1 3 (100.00%) XML
1 3 (100.00%) Java EE
2 2 (66.67%) Java ME
2 2 (66.67%) J2ME
2 2 (66.67%) J2SE
3 1 (33.33%) CSS3
3 1 (33.33%) WSDL
3 1 (33.33%) JAXB
3 1 (33.33%) CSS
3 1 (33.33%) Web Services
3 1 (33.33%) Hibernate
3 1 (33.33%) Spring
3 1 (33.33%) HTML5
3 1 (33.33%) HTML
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (66.67%) BPEL
2 2 (66.67%) Scrum
2 2 (66.67%) SOA
2 2 (66.67%) Waterfall
3 1 (33.33%) Service Delivery
3 1 (33.33%) MVC
3 1 (33.33%) Data Modelling
3 1 (33.33%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) Java
2 1 (33.33%) JavaScript
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Oracle