The table below looks at the statistics for Java skills in IT contracts advertised for the Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Java over the 3 months to 29 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
29 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Java
Rank 6 17 13
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -4
Contract jobs citing Java 425 262 202
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 14.55% 8.77% 8.73%
As % of the Programming Languages category 31.27% 22.86% 24.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 306 169 118
Median daily rate £425 £380 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.84% +16.92%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £310 £279
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £480
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 7 3
Median hourly rate - £40.00 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £40.38 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-10.84% +15.37%
Java
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in contract jobs advertised in the Yorkshire region.

Programming Languages Category
Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
1359 1146 837
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 46.54% 38.38% 36.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 927 781 493
Median daily rate £400 £335 £320
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+19.40% +4.68%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £512 £450 £406
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £355 £350
% change year-on-year
+5.63% +1.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 17 23
Median hourly rate £32.50 £40.00 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-18.75% +77.77%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.19 £30.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £45.00 £34.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £37.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%

Java
Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Yorkshire region citing Java as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Programming Languages category.

Java Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

Java
Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

Java Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

Java
Daily Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Java across the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 29 July 2016.

Java Daily Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

Java
Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

Java Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

Java
Contract Job Locations in Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Java within the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 29 July 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
West Yorkshire +9 312 £425 +6.25% 95
South Yorkshire +4 74 £500 +51.51% 15
North Yorkshire +3 19 £450 +45.16% 14
East Yorkshire - 2 £450 - 1
Humberside - 1 £155 -
Java
England

Java
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 29 July 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Java also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Yorkshire region with a requirement for Java.

1 546 (61.01%) Agile Software Development
2 321 (35.87%) TDD
3 281 (31.40%) Spring
4 277 (30.95%) JavaScript
5 184 (20.56%) Linux
5 184 (20.56%) Hibernate
6 170 (18.99%) HTML
7 169 (18.88%) Scrum
8 167 (18.66%) Jenkins
9 157 (17.54%) Git (software)
10 148 (16.54%) Oracle
11 147 (16.42%) BDD
12 143 (15.98%) Continuous Integration
13 127 (14.19%) CSS
13 127 (14.19%) RESTful
14 123 (13.74%) MongoDB
15 122 (13.63%) Puppet
16 118 (13.18%) SQL
17 115 (12.85%) DevOps
18 112 (12.51%) Unix
19 109 (12.18%) Scala
20 108 (12.07%) Maven
21 104 (11.62%) REST
22 103 (11.51%) Python
22 103 (11.51%) J2EE
23 102 (11.40%) Analytical Skills
24 97 (10.84%) Microservices
24 97 (10.84%) Web Services
25 95 (10.61%) Ruby
25 95 (10.61%) NoSQL

Java
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 75 (8.38%) Tomcat
2 55 (6.15%) WebSphere
3 37 (4.13%) Confluence
4 34 (3.80%) Apache
5 29 (3.24%) WebLogic
6 28 (3.13%) nginx
7 24 (2.68%) JBoss
8 23 (2.57%) OpenStack
9 22 (2.46%) Apache Spark
10 18 (2.01%) Jetty
11 15 (1.68%) IIS
11 15 (1.68%) WebSphere Application Server
12 13 (1.45%) Elasticsearch
13 12 (1.34%) WebSphere Portal
14 10 (1.12%) Oracle Service Bus
15 9 (1.01%) Cloud Foundry
15 9 (1.01%) Oracle HTTP Server
15 9 (1.01%) SharePoint
16 8 (0.89%) SAS
16 8 (0.89%) WebLogic Portal
Applications
1 7 (0.78%) MS Excel
1 7 (0.78%) MS Visio
2 1 (0.11%) MS Office
2 1 (0.11%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 9 (1.01%) Oracle BPM
2 8 (0.89%) Oracle ERP
3 5 (0.56%) Dynamics CRM
4 4 (0.45%) Dynamics AX
5 3 (0.34%) Magento
6 2 (0.22%) BigMachines
6 2 (0.22%) Eloqua
6 2 (0.22%) Payment Gateway
6 2 (0.22%) SAP Oil and Gas
7 1 (0.11%) Oracle CRM
7 1 (0.11%) Oracle EBS
7 1 (0.11%) Oracle EBS R12
7 1 (0.11%) Remedy ITSM
7 1 (0.11%) Temenos T24
Cloud Services
1 52 (5.81%) Amazon AWS
2 51 (5.70%) GitHub
3 18 (2.01%) Cloud Computing
4 12 (1.34%) Amazon EC2
4 12 (1.34%) Google App Engine
4 12 (1.34%) Google Cloud Platform
5 7 (0.78%) IaaS
5 7 (0.78%) Microsoft Azure
6 4 (0.45%) Amazon S3
7 3 (0.34%) Office 365
7 3 (0.34%) PaaS
7 3 (0.34%) SaaS
8 2 (0.22%) Oracle CX
9 1 (0.11%) Amazon EMR
9 1 (0.11%) AWS CloudFormation
9 1 (0.11%) CloudBees
9 1 (0.11%) Google Apps
9 1 (0.11%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 56 (6.26%) HTTP
2 35 (3.91%) Network Security
3 22 (2.46%) Internet
4 18 (2.01%) TCP/IP
5 15 (1.68%) SSL
5 15 (1.68%) WAN
6 14 (1.56%) LAN
7 12 (1.34%) Firewall
8 11 (1.23%) DNS
8 11 (1.23%) FTP
9 10 (1.12%) DHCP
10 9 (1.01%) iSCSI
10 9 (1.01%) LDAP
11 8 (0.89%) IPsec
12 7 (0.78%) FCoE
12 7 (0.78%) Fibre Channel
12 7 (0.78%) Multicast
12 7 (0.78%) NAS
12 7 (0.78%) SAN
13 3 (0.34%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 123 (13.74%) MongoDB
2 95 (10.61%) NoSQL
3 65 (7.26%) Relational Database
4 55 (6.15%) SQL Server
5 45 (5.03%) MySQL
6 39 (4.36%) Hadoop
7 35 (3.91%) PostgreSQL
8 33 (3.69%) Apache Cassandra
9 28 (3.13%) Redis
10 25 (2.79%) Oracle Database
11 21 (2.35%) Big Data
11 21 (2.35%) CouchDB
12 16 (1.79%) HBase
13 12 (1.34%) Neo4j
13 12 (1.34%) RDBMS
14 10 (1.12%) Apache Hive
15 9 (1.01%) DB2
16 8 (0.89%) Data Warehouse
17 6 (0.67%) Riak
17 6 (0.67%) Sqoop
Development Applications
1 167 (18.66%) Jenkins
2 157 (17.54%) Git (software)
3 108 (12.07%) Maven
4 81 (9.05%) JIRA
5 75 (8.38%) Selenium
6 60 (6.70%) JUnit
7 56 (6.26%) Cucumber
8 55 (6.15%) Subversion
9 39 (4.36%) Mockito
10 28 (3.13%) WebDriver
11 24 (2.68%) Eclipse
12 20 (2.23%) Ant
13 19 (2.12%) Gradle
14 17 (1.90%) Mercurial
15 16 (1.79%) SonarQube
15 16 (1.79%) Sonatype Nexus
15 16 (1.79%) TestNG
16 13 (1.45%) Atlassian Bamboo
16 13 (1.45%) Travis CI
17 11 (1.23%) Android Studio
General
1 62 (6.93%) Finance
2 52 (5.81%) Retail
3 38 (4.25%) Banking
4 28 (3.13%) Games
5 11 (1.23%) Telecoms
6 4 (0.45%) Marketing
6 4 (0.45%) Online Betting
7 3 (0.34%) Legal
7 3 (0.34%) Retail Banking
8 2 (0.22%) Advertising
8 2 (0.22%) Electronics
8 2 (0.22%) Manufacturing
9 1 (0.11%) Aerospace
9 1 (0.11%) Billing
9 1 (0.11%) Financial Institution
9 1 (0.11%) Interactive Media
9 1 (0.11%) Law
Job Titles
1 554 (61.90%) Developer
2 437 (48.83%) Java Developer
3 90 (10.06%) Senior Developer
4 87 (9.72%) Architect
4 87 (9.72%) Senior Java Developer
5 80 (8.94%) Agile Developer
6 78 (8.72%) Agile Java Developer
7 49 (5.47%) DevOps Engineer
8 44 (4.92%) JavaScript Developer
9 38 (4.25%) Scala Developer
10 37 (4.13%) Java Engineer
11 34 (3.80%) Analyst
12 31 (3.46%) Technical Architect
13 29 (3.24%) Java Scala Developer
14 25 (2.79%) Digital Developer
15 24 (2.68%) Java Architect
16 22 (2.46%) Android Developer
16 22 (2.46%) J2EE Developer
16 22 (2.46%) Solutions Architect
17 21 (2.35%) Senior Agile Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 281 (31.40%) Spring
2 184 (20.56%) Hibernate
3 170 (18.99%) HTML
4 127 (14.19%) CSS
4 127 (14.19%) RESTful
5 104 (11.62%) REST
6 103 (11.51%) J2EE
7 97 (10.84%) Web Services
8 90 (10.06%) AngularJS
9 89 (9.94%) RabbitMQ
10 83 (9.27%) Node.js
11 73 (8.16%) XML
12 69 (7.71%) HTML5
13 50 (5.59%) .NET
13 50 (5.59%) CSS3
14 42 (4.69%) JSON
15 40 (4.47%) JSP
15 40 (4.47%) Middleware
16 37 (4.13%) React
17 36 (4.02%) Spring Boot
Miscellaneous
1 102 (11.40%) Analytical Skills
2 45 (5.03%) Mobile App
3 30 (3.35%) Digital Media
4 28 (3.13%) Enterprise Software
5 27 (3.02%) User Experience
6 13 (1.45%) Computer Science
6 13 (1.45%) Virtual Team
7 10 (1.12%) Social Media
8 7 (0.78%) Clustering
8 7 (0.78%) Data Centre
8 7 (0.78%) RIA
8 7 (0.78%) Visualisation
9 6 (0.67%) Data Integration
9 6 (0.67%) Management Information System
9 6 (0.67%) Statistics
10 5 (0.56%) Algorithms
10 5 (0.56%) iSeries
10 5 (0.56%) Social Network
10 5 (0.56%) Wiki
11 4 (0.45%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 184 (20.56%) Linux
2 112 (12.51%) Unix
3 64 (7.15%) Windows
4 30 (3.35%) Android
5 29 (3.24%) Mac OS X
5 29 (3.24%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 12 (1.34%) Windows Server
7 11 (1.23%) CoreOS
8 10 (1.12%) CentOS
9 8 (0.89%) AIX
10 7 (0.78%) Solaris
10 7 (0.78%) SUSE
11 6 (0.67%) HPUX
12 5 (0.56%) Ubuntu
13 4 (0.45%) RancherOS
14 3 (0.34%) Apple iOS
14 3 (0.34%) Windows Server 2012
15 2 (0.22%) Mac OS
15 2 (0.22%) Oracle Linux
15 2 (0.22%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 546 (61.01%) Agile Software Development
2 321 (35.87%) TDD
3 169 (18.88%) Scrum
4 147 (16.42%) BDD
5 143 (15.98%) Continuous Integration
6 115 (12.85%) DevOps
7 97 (10.84%) Microservices
8 83 (9.27%) Open Source
9 82 (9.16%) SOA
10 77 (8.60%) OO
11 67 (7.49%) Pair Programming
12 60 (6.70%) Software Engineering
12 60 (6.70%) Unit Testing
13 56 (6.26%) Kanban
14 54 (6.03%) Configuration Management
15 53 (5.92%) Web Development
16 46 (5.14%) CRM
17 37 (4.13%) Coaching
17 37 (4.13%) High Availability
17 37 (4.13%) Regression Testing
Programming Languages
1 277 (30.95%) JavaScript
2 118 (13.18%) SQL
3 109 (12.18%) Scala
4 103 (11.51%) Python
5 95 (10.61%) Ruby
6 75 (8.38%) PHP
7 49 (5.47%) Groovy
8 36 (4.02%) C#
8 36 (4.02%) Perl
9 32 (3.58%) Clojure
10 31 (3.46%) Bash Shell
11 18 (2.01%) C
11 18 (2.01%) ECMAScript
11 18 (2.01%) ES6
12 16 (1.79%) C++
13 15 (1.68%) PL/SQL
14 14 (1.56%) Go
15 11 (1.23%) Jython
16 7 (0.78%) Shell Script
17 6 (0.67%) Erlang
Qualifications
1 50 (5.59%) Security Cleared
2 33 (3.69%) SC Cleared
3 19 (2.12%) Degree
4 18 (2.01%) ISTQB
5 14 (1.56%) BPSS Clearance
5 14 (1.56%) ISEB
6 9 (1.01%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 7 (0.78%) Sun Certification
8 5 (0.56%) BC Cleared
9 2 (0.22%) CCNP
9 2 (0.22%) Cisco Certification
9 2 (0.22%) Microsoft Certification
10 1 (0.11%) HP ASE
10 1 (0.11%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
10 1 (0.11%) MCSE
10 1 (0.11%) Oracle Certification
10 1 (0.11%) PhD
10 1 (0.11%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 1 (0.11%) RHCE
10 1 (0.11%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (2.01%) Disclosure Scotland
2 16 (1.79%) QA
3 3 (0.34%) SDET
4 1 (0.11%) HL7
4 1 (0.11%) SLA
System Software
1 58 (6.48%) Docker
2 32 (3.58%) VMware Infrastructure
3 20 (2.23%) Active Directory
4 19 (2.12%) Virtual Machines
5 18 (2.01%) Xen
6 15 (1.68%) Hyper-V
7 14 (1.56%) vSphere
8 13 (1.45%) KVM
9 11 (1.23%) etcd
9 11 (1.23%) flannel
10 7 (0.78%) Ceph
10 7 (0.78%) GlusterFS
10 7 (0.78%) NFS
10 7 (0.78%) Oracle RAC
10 7 (0.78%) SRDF
11 3 (0.34%) HDFS
11 3 (0.34%) Virtual Desktop
12 2 (0.22%) Apache Flume
13 1 (0.11%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 122 (13.63%) Puppet
2 35 (3.91%) Opscode Chef
3 24 (2.68%) logstash
4 23 (2.57%) Ansible
5 20 (2.23%) Oracle Identity Management
6 19 (2.12%) Oracle Identity Manager
7 13 (1.45%) Kubernetes
8 12 (1.34%) Network Intrusion Detection System
9 11 (1.23%) Host Intrusion Detection System
10 9 (1.01%) Graphite
10 9 (1.01%) Mesos
11 8 (0.89%) Piwik
12 7 (0.78%) Control-M
12 7 (0.78%) HAProxy
12 7 (0.78%) rkt
13 6 (0.67%) Nagios
14 4 (0.45%) Consul
14 4 (0.45%) Marathon
14 4 (0.45%) Rancher
14 4 (0.45%) yum
Vendors
1 148 (16.54%) Oracle
2 41 (4.58%) Microsoft
3 40 (4.47%) IBM
4 37 (4.13%) VMware
5 22 (2.46%) Splunk
6 21 (2.35%) Red Hat
7 18 (2.01%) Google
8 17 (1.90%) Sybase
9 11 (1.23%) TIBCO
10 10 (1.12%) Cisco
10 10 (1.12%) MuleSoft
11 8 (0.89%) AppDynamics
11 8 (0.89%) Atlassian
12 7 (0.78%) DataSynapse
12 7 (0.78%) EMC
12 7 (0.78%) HP
12 7 (0.78%) Intel
12 7 (0.78%) NetApp
12 7 (0.78%) SAP
13 5 (0.56%) Sun
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