The table below looks at the statistics for Java 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 over the 3 months to 28 August 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
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Java
Rank 12 20 17
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -3
Contract jobs citing Java 321 167 194
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 10.15% 7.06% 8.72%
As % of the Programming Languages category 26.08% 21.41% 22.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 213 96 108
Average daily rate
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£400 £350 £340
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% +2.94%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £295 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £497 £520 £440
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 3 6
Average hourly rate £40.00 £50.00 £44.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-20.00% +12.99%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £35.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -6.66%
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
1231 780 851
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 38.92% 32.99% 38.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 825 467 464
Average daily rate £350 £320 £313
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.37% +2.40%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £485 £450 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £370 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+5.71% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 16 55
Average hourly rate £40.00 £25.00 £27.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+60.00% -9.09%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.50 £35.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+10.00% +2.94%

Java
Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Java across the Yorkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 28 August 2015.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Java within the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 28 August 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 +5 227 £400 +11.11% 101
South Yorkshire +10 50 £425 +30.76% 9
North Yorkshire -2 38 £345 +6.15% 17
Java
England

Java
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Yorkshire region citing Java 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.

1 319 (54.91%) Agile Software Development
2 205 (35.28%) Linux
3 202 (34.77%) JavaScript
4 197 (33.91%) HTML
5 154 (26.51%) TDD
6 137 (23.58%) SQL
7 134 (23.06%) Continuous Integration
8 132 (22.72%) CSS
9 116 (19.97%) MongoDB
10 109 (18.76%) UNIX
10 109 (18.76%) Jenkins
11 100 (17.21%) Git (software)
12 99 (17.04%) .NET
13 97 (16.70%) Spring
14 95 (16.35%) J2EE
15 94 (16.18%) Configuration Management
16 93 (16.01%) Opscode Chef
17 88 (15.15%) Oracle
18 84 (14.46%) DevOps
19 81 (13.94%) BDD
20 80 (13.77%) Puppet
21 79 (13.60%) HTTP
22 78 (13.43%) XML
23 71 (12.22%) WebSphere
24 69 (11.88%) Responsive Web Design
25 68 (11.70%) Web Design
26 65 (11.19%) Open Source
27 64 (11.02%) Cucumber
27 64 (11.02%) Ruby
27 64 (11.02%) REST

Java
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Yorkshire region citing Java 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. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 71 (12.22%) WebSphere
2 60 (10.33%) Apache
3 55 (9.47%) Tomcat
4 45 (7.75%) IIS
5 38 (6.54%) Node.js
6 34 (5.85%) JBoss
7 28 (4.82%) nginx
7 28 (4.82%) Jetty
8 17 (2.93%) WebLogic
9 16 (2.75%) Confluence
9 16 (2.75%) Adobe Experience Manager
10 12 (2.07%) Apache Solr
10 12 (2.07%) WebSphere Application Server
10 12 (2.07%) Cloud Foundry
11 11 (1.89%) CMS
12 5 (0.86%) SharePoint
12 5 (0.86%) CICS
12 5 (0.86%) FileNet
13 4 (0.69%) Oracle SOA Suite
13 4 (0.69%) Umbraco
Applications
1 12 (2.07%) Photoshop
1 12 (2.07%) MS Visio
2 6 (1.03%) MS Office
3 5 (0.86%) MS Excel
4 1 (0.17%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 6 (1.03%) BASE24
2 2 (0.34%) Tridion
3 1 (0.17%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (0.17%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.17%) INSURE/90
3 1 (0.17%) Oracle BPM
3 1 (0.17%) Adobe Campaign
Cloud Services
1 40 (6.88%) Amazon AWS
2 37 (6.37%) Cloud Computing
3 30 (5.16%) Google Cloud Platform
4 29 (4.99%) Amazon EC2
4 29 (4.99%) Google App Engine
5 22 (3.79%) GitHub
6 13 (2.24%) Google Analytics
7 11 (1.89%) Microsoft Azure
8 5 (0.86%) IaaS
9 3 (0.52%) Office 365
10 2 (0.34%) SaaS
11 1 (0.17%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 79 (13.60%) HTTP
2 34 (5.85%) TCP/IP
3 32 (5.51%) DNS
4 29 (4.99%) SSL
5 26 (4.48%) DHCP
5 26 (4.48%) FTP
5 26 (4.48%) IPsec
6 18 (3.10%) Firewall
7 16 (2.75%) Internet
8 7 (1.20%) ATM
8 7 (1.20%) WAN
9 6 (1.03%) LDAP
10 4 (0.69%) Unified Communications
11 3 (0.52%) Converged Networks
12 2 (0.34%) AMQP
13 1 (0.17%) Network Security
13 1 (0.17%) DMZ
13 1 (0.17%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 116 (19.97%) MongoDB
2 61 (10.50%) NoSQL
3 54 (9.29%) Relational Database
4 51 (8.78%) MySQL
5 28 (4.82%) CouchDB
6 25 (4.30%) SQL Server
6 25 (4.30%) Neo4j
7 16 (2.75%) Data Warehouse
8 13 (2.24%) DB2
8 13 (2.24%) Oracle Database
9 11 (1.89%) Big Data
10 10 (1.72%) PostgreSQL
11 9 (1.55%) Hadoop
12 8 (1.38%) Apache Cassandra
13 7 (1.20%) Oracle ODI
13 7 (1.20%) Oracle Reports
14 6 (1.03%) Oracle Database 11g
15 4 (0.69%) SQL Server 2008
15 4 (0.69%) RDBMS
15 4 (0.69%) Couchbase
Development Applications
1 109 (18.76%) Jenkins
2 100 (17.21%) Git (software)
3 64 (11.02%) Cucumber
4 47 (8.09%) Maven
5 45 (7.75%) Subversion
6 44 (7.57%) JUnit
7 29 (4.99%) Eclipse
8 25 (4.30%) Selenium
9 24 (4.13%) JIRA
10 22 (3.79%) TeamCity
11 16 (2.75%) GitLab
12 15 (2.58%) Ant
13 13 (2.24%) IntelliJ
13 13 (2.24%) Capybara
13 13 (2.24%) Mockito
14 11 (1.89%) WebDriver
15 8 (1.38%) Gradle
16 7 (1.20%) Oracle Forms
16 7 (1.20%) Oracle APEX
17 6 (1.03%) Visual Studio
General
1 57 (9.81%) Finance
2 17 (2.93%) Telecoms
3 16 (2.75%) Games
4 13 (2.24%) Retail
5 8 (1.38%) Banking
6 7 (1.20%) Financial Institution
6 7 (1.20%) Publishing
7 3 (0.52%) Pharmaceutical
8 2 (0.34%) Marketing
9 1 (0.17%) Billing
9 1 (0.17%) Investment Banking
9 1 (0.17%) Local Government
9 1 (0.17%) Back Office
9 1 (0.17%) Electronics
9 1 (0.17%) Automotive
9 1 (0.17%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 339 (58.35%) Developer
2 202 (34.77%) Java Developer
3 43 (7.40%) Architect
3 43 (7.40%) DevOps Engineer
4 41 (7.06%) Analyst
5 24 (4.13%) Software Engineer
6 20 (3.44%) Technical Architect
6 20 (3.44%) Software Developer
7 19 (3.27%) Senior Developer
8 18 (3.10%) Applications Support
8 18 (3.10%) Test Analyst
8 18 (3.10%) UI Developer
9 17 (2.93%) Front-End Developer
9 17 (2.93%) Support Analyst
9 17 (2.93%) Applications Support Analyst
10 16 (2.75%) UI Programmer
11 15 (2.58%) C Developer
11 15 (2.58%) C++ Developer
11 15 (2.58%) Applications Developer
12 14 (2.41%) Java Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 197 (33.91%) HTML
2 132 (22.72%) CSS
3 99 (17.04%) .NET
4 97 (16.70%) Spring
5 95 (16.35%) J2EE
6 78 (13.43%) XML
7 64 (11.02%) REST
8 62 (10.67%) HTML5
9 57 (9.81%) Web Services
10 54 (9.29%) Hibernate
11 49 (8.43%) JSP
11 49 (8.43%) Servlets
12 47 (8.09%) jQuery
13 46 (7.92%) Spring MVC
14 44 (7.57%) CSS3
15 43 (7.40%) RESTful
16 37 (6.37%) RabbitMQ
17 33 (5.68%) XHTML
18 30 (5.16%) Java EE
19 29 (4.99%) JAX-RS
Miscellaneous
1 39 (6.71%) Analytical Skills
2 15 (2.58%) User Experience
3 14 (2.41%) Enterprise Software
4 12 (2.07%) Visualisation
4 12 (2.07%) Data Centre
5 11 (1.89%) EPoS
6 10 (1.72%) Mobile App
7 8 (1.38%) Private Cloud
8 6 (1.03%) Mobile Games
9 5 (0.86%) Clustering
9 5 (0.86%) Mainframe
9 5 (0.86%) Online Games
10 4 (0.69%) W3C
10 4 (0.69%) Client/Server
11 3 (0.52%) DTV
11 3 (0.52%) Management Information System
11 3 (0.52%) Streaming Video
11 3 (0.52%) APACS
11 3 (0.52%) Computer Science
11 3 (0.52%) iSeries
Operating Systems
1 205 (35.28%) Linux
2 109 (18.76%) UNIX
3 57 (9.81%) Mac OS X
4 48 (8.26%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 36 (6.20%) Windows
6 28 (4.82%) CentOS
7 8 (1.38%) Android
8 6 (1.03%) AIX
8 6 (1.03%) Ubuntu
9 5 (0.86%) Mac OS
10 4 (0.69%) Apple iOS
11 3 (0.52%) Embedded Linux
12 2 (0.34%) zOS
12 2 (0.34%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 319 (54.91%) Agile Software Development
2 154 (26.51%) TDD
3 134 (23.06%) Continuous Integration
4 94 (16.18%) Configuration Management
5 84 (14.46%) DevOps
6 81 (13.94%) BDD
7 69 (11.88%) Responsive Web Design
8 68 (11.70%) Web Design
9 65 (11.19%) Open Source
10 62 (10.67%) Scrum
11 60 (10.33%) E-Commerce
12 57 (9.81%) MVC
12 57 (9.81%) Software Engineering
13 43 (7.40%) Microservices
14 41 (7.06%) SOA
15 39 (6.71%) Unit Testing
16 30 (5.16%) Automated Testing
16 30 (5.16%) SDLC
16 30 (5.16%) Test Automation
16 30 (5.16%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 202 (34.77%) JavaScript
2 137 (23.58%) SQL
3 64 (11.02%) Ruby
4 62 (10.67%) Python
5 52 (8.95%) C++
6 43 (7.40%) C#
7 36 (6.20%) Perl
8 30 (5.16%) Bash Shell
9 29 (4.99%) C
10 24 (4.13%) Scala
11 22 (3.79%) PHP
12 18 (3.10%) Groovy
13 14 (2.41%) PowerShell
13 14 (2.41%) PL/SQL
14 11 (1.89%) Shell Script
15 7 (1.20%) VB
15 7 (1.20%) XPath
16 6 (1.03%) R
17 5 (0.86%) Go
17 5 (0.86%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 41 (7.06%) Security Cleared
2 24 (4.13%) SC Cleared
3 17 (2.93%) Degree
4 7 (1.20%) BC Cleared
4 7 (1.20%) DV Cleared
5 5 (0.86%) Sun Certification
6 4 (0.69%) ISEB
7 2 (0.34%) CISSP
8 1 (0.17%) PMI Certification
8 1 (0.17%) ISTQB
8 1 (0.17%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 26 (4.48%) QA
2 11 (1.89%) SLA
3 1 (0.17%) HL7
System Software
1 52 (8.95%) VMware Infrastructure
2 40 (6.88%) Docker
3 26 (4.48%) Xen
4 5 (0.86%) Active Directory
5 3 (0.52%) Hyper-V
5 3 (0.52%) vSphere
6 2 (0.34%) vCloud
7 1 (0.17%) Squid
7 1 (0.17%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 93 (16.01%) Opscode Chef
2 80 (13.77%) Puppet
3 31 (5.34%) Salt
4 25 (4.30%) Graphite
5 24 (4.13%) Ansible
6 12 (2.07%) Graylog
6 12 (2.07%) Vagrant
7 9 (1.55%) logstash
8 4 (0.69%) Pingdom
8 4 (0.69%) Nagios
8 4 (0.69%) ZABBIX
8 4 (0.69%) HP Quality Center
8 4 (0.69%) StatsD
9 1 (0.17%) SCOM
9 1 (0.17%) Tivoli
9 1 (0.17%) Cobbler
9 1 (0.17%) HAProxy
9 1 (0.17%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 88 (15.15%) Oracle
2 54 (9.29%) VMware
3 48 (8.26%) Google
4 44 (7.57%) Microsoft
5 33 (5.68%) Splunk
6 27 (4.65%) Adobe
7 25 (4.30%) Red Hat
8 22 (3.79%) IBM
9 16 (2.75%) New Relic
10 14 (2.41%) webMethods
11 13 (2.24%) Software AG
12 12 (2.07%) hybris
12 12 (2.07%) Akamai
13 8 (1.38%) HP
13 8 (1.38%) Lotus
14 6 (1.03%) Sun
14 6 (1.03%) SAP
15 5 (0.86%) Sybase
15 5 (0.86%) Cisco
15 5 (0.86%) Atlassian
North Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Rate: Unspecified £Market Rates per day
Posted: 18 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Total Recruitment Specialists Limited / TRG / Total recruitment group
Rate: £300 - £360 Per Day call for details
Posted: Yesterday
Pudsey, West Yorkshire
Hays Finance Technology
Rate: £480.00 - £510.00 per day
Posted: Yesterday
West Yorkshire
TRG
Rate: 300-360 Per Day call for details
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Rate: £350 - £425 per day
Posted: Yesterday
West Yorkshire
JM
Rate: £480 - £510 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
TEKsystems
Rate: £475 - £510 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds
Huxley Banking & Financial Services
Rate: competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
Pudsey
Real Staffing
Rate: £450 - £510 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Sheffield
Amoria Bond - UK
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Staffworx Ltd
Rate: market rates, please indicate expectations
Posted: 3 days ago
York, North Yorkshire
Vertical IT
Rate: £350 - £420 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Mortimer Spinks
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
E-synergy Solutions
Rate: £200 - £400 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds
Incite Insight
Rate: £400 - £500+ per day
Posted: 9 days ago
Leeds
Austin Fraser Limited
Posted: 10 days ago
Leeds
Arrows Group
Rate: £500.00 - £550.00 per day
Posted: 12 days ago
Leeds
Quantica Technology - London
Posted: 19 days ago
Sheffield
Quantica Technology - London
Rate: £400 - £500 per day
Posted: 20 days ago
Leeds
Arrows Group
Rate: £400.00 - £450.00 per day
Posted: 24 days ago