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 27 February 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
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Java
Rank 17 21 30
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +9
Contract jobs citing Java 216 152 115
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 8.52% 6.63% 5.46%
As % of the Programming Languages category 23.81% 16.34% 16.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 142 89 48
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£375 £325 £313
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.38% +4.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £305 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £472 £475 £414
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £365 £360
% change year-on-year
+6.84% +1.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 3
Average hourly rate £40.00 - £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £40.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +17.64%
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
907 930 718
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 35.79% 40.56% 34.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 587 596 359
Average daily rate £345 £313 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.40% +4.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £250 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £400 £410
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 15 40
Average hourly rate £39.00 £28.00 £16.72
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+39.28% +67.46%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £13.00 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £175.00 £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -

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 27 February 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 27 February 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 +15 185 £375 +7.14% 89
South Yorkshire 0 19 £340 +24.77% 22
North Yorkshire -23 7 £330 +4.76% 23
East Yorkshire - - - -
Java
England

Java
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 27 February 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.

1 209 (48.27%) Agile Software Development
2 134 (30.95%) HTML
3 114 (26.33%) Oracle
4 101 (23.33%) Linux
5 91 (21.02%) SQL
6 85 (19.63%) TDD
7 77 (17.78%) JavaScript
8 76 (17.55%) J2EE
9 74 (17.09%) CSS
10 73 (16.86%) UNIX
11 72 (16.63%) REST
12 70 (16.17%) Continuous Integration
13 69 (15.94%) Hibernate
14 66 (15.24%) Configuration Management
14 66 (15.24%) XML
15 65 (15.01%) HTTP
16 63 (14.55%) Spring
16 63 (14.55%) Ruby
17 62 (14.32%) Web Services
18 61 (14.09%) MongoDB
19 56 (12.93%) Web Design
20 55 (12.70%) .NET
21 54 (12.47%) Python
22 53 (12.24%) MVC
22 53 (12.24%) Subversion
23 50 (11.55%) Git (software)
23 50 (11.55%) Relational Database
24 49 (11.32%) BDD
25 47 (10.85%) Open Source
25 47 (10.85%) PHP

Java
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 22 (5.08%) Tomcat
2 21 (4.85%) WebSphere
3 20 (4.62%) Apache
4 18 (4.16%) WebLogic
5 16 (3.70%) Node.js
6 14 (3.23%) Apache Solr
7 12 (2.77%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 12 (2.77%) JBoss
8 11 (2.54%) CMS
9 8 (1.85%) Adobe CQ
10 6 (1.39%) Apache ServiceMix
10 6 (1.39%) Oracle BPEL
10 6 (1.39%) WebSphere Application Server
11 5 (1.15%) Cloud Foundry
12 4 (0.92%) IIS
12 4 (0.92%) Oracle Coherence
12 4 (0.92%) Jetty
12 4 (0.92%) nginx
13 3 (0.69%) SharePoint
13 3 (0.69%) OpenStack
Applications
1 9 (2.08%) MS Excel
2 6 (1.39%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 7 (1.62%) Oracle BPM
2 3 (0.69%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (0.46%) Dynamics AX
4 1 (0.23%) SAP SD
4 1 (0.23%) SAP FI
4 1 (0.23%) SAP MM
4 1 (0.23%) SAP FI/CO
4 1 (0.23%) SAP CO
4 1 (0.23%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 4 (0.92%) Cloud Computing
1 4 (0.92%) Amazon EC2
2 3 (0.69%) Amazon S3
2 3 (0.69%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (0.69%) SaaS
2 3 (0.69%) Route 53
3 2 (0.46%) GitHub
4 1 (0.23%) IaaS
4 1 (0.23%) Google Cloud Platform
4 1 (0.23%) Google App Engine
Communications & Networking
1 65 (15.01%) HTTP
2 28 (6.47%) LDAP
3 15 (3.46%) TCP/IP
4 14 (3.23%) Firewall
5 8 (1.85%) SSL
6 7 (1.62%) DNS
7 4 (0.92%) Internet
8 3 (0.69%) SAN
9 2 (0.46%) DMZ
9 2 (0.46%) HTTPS
9 2 (0.46%) ATM
9 2 (0.46%) LAN
9 2 (0.46%) WAN
9 2 (0.46%) DHCP
9 2 (0.46%) Intrusion Detection
9 2 (0.46%) iSCSI
9 2 (0.46%) NAS
9 2 (0.46%) FCoE
9 2 (0.46%) Fibre Channel
9 2 (0.46%) Multicast
Database & Business Intelligence
1 61 (14.09%) MongoDB
2 50 (11.55%) Relational Database
3 35 (8.08%) Oracle Database
4 32 (7.39%) NoSQL
5 30 (6.93%) PostgreSQL
6 28 (6.47%) Neo4j
7 17 (3.93%) MySQL
8 15 (3.46%) SQL Server
9 10 (2.31%) Redis
10 9 (2.08%) Oracle Database 11g
11 8 (1.85%) Oracle BI EE
11 8 (1.85%) RDBMS
12 7 (1.62%) Data Warehouse
12 7 (1.62%) Pentaho
12 7 (1.62%) Oracle ODI
13 6 (1.39%) Couchbase
14 5 (1.15%) Riak
14 5 (1.15%) Hadoop
14 5 (1.15%) CouchDB
15 4 (0.92%) Apache Hive
Development Applications
1 53 (12.24%) Subversion
2 50 (11.55%) Git (software)
3 40 (9.24%) JUnit
4 29 (6.70%) Jenkins
5 27 (6.24%) Maven
6 26 (6.00%) Cucumber
7 25 (5.77%) Selenium
8 20 (4.62%) Eclipse
9 15 (3.46%) QuickTest Pro
10 11 (2.54%) JMeter
10 11 (2.54%) Ant
11 9 (2.08%) DbUnit
12 8 (1.85%) JIRA
13 7 (1.62%) WATIR
13 7 (1.62%) Sahi
13 7 (1.62%) Hudson
14 6 (1.39%) QUnit
14 6 (1.39%) WebDriver
14 6 (1.39%) Visual Studio
15 5 (1.15%) IntelliJ
General
1 40 (9.24%) Finance
2 12 (2.77%) Telecoms
3 9 (2.08%) Retail
4 5 (1.15%) Games
5 4 (0.92%) Law
6 3 (0.69%) Banking
6 3 (0.69%) Marketing
7 1 (0.23%) Russian Language
7 1 (0.23%) Investment Banking
7 1 (0.23%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.23%) Publishing
7 1 (0.23%) Electronics
7 1 (0.23%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 248 (57.27%) Developer
2 153 (35.33%) Java Developer
3 37 (8.55%) Analyst
4 28 (6.47%) Architect
5 27 (6.24%) Senior Developer
6 19 (4.39%) Lead Developer
7 18 (4.16%) Test Analyst
8 17 (3.93%) Senior Java Developer
9 16 (3.70%) Android Developer
10 14 (3.23%) Agile Coach
11 13 (3.00%) Designer
11 13 (3.00%) Lead Java Developer
11 13 (3.00%) Tester
12 12 (2.77%) Support Analyst
13 11 (2.54%) DevOps Engineer
13 11 (2.54%) SOA Developer
14 10 (2.31%) UI Programmer
14 10 (2.31%) UI Developer
15 9 (2.08%) Solutions Architect
15 9 (2.08%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 134 (30.95%) HTML
2 76 (17.55%) J2EE
3 74 (17.09%) CSS
4 72 (16.63%) REST
5 69 (15.94%) Hibernate
6 66 (15.24%) XML
7 63 (14.55%) Spring
8 62 (14.32%) Web Services
9 55 (12.70%) .NET
10 42 (9.70%) jQuery
11 29 (6.70%) JAX-RS
12 28 (6.47%) Spring MVC
13 27 (6.24%) JSP
13 27 (6.24%) Ajax
14 26 (6.00%) SOAP
14 26 (6.00%) RESTful
15 22 (5.08%) HTML5
16 21 (4.85%) CSS3
17 18 (4.16%) JSON
17 18 (4.16%) ActiveMQ
Miscellaneous
1 47 (10.85%) Open Source
2 14 (3.23%) Analytical Skills
3 12 (2.77%) User Experience
3 12 (2.77%) NHS
4 7 (1.62%) Client/Server
4 7 (1.62%) Chemistry
4 7 (1.62%) Mobile App
5 6 (1.39%) Smartcard
5 6 (1.39%) PKI
6 5 (1.15%) Ontologies
6 5 (1.15%) Algorithms
6 5 (1.15%) Cryptography
7 4 (0.92%) Online Games
8 3 (0.69%) Fat Client
8 3 (0.69%) Statistics
8 3 (0.69%) Thin Client
9 2 (0.46%) GIS
9 2 (0.46%) Management Information System
9 2 (0.46%) Clustering
9 2 (0.46%) Graphic Design
Operating Systems
1 101 (23.33%) Linux
2 73 (16.86%) UNIX
3 42 (9.70%) Mac OS X
4 19 (4.39%) Android
5 13 (3.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 11 (2.54%) Windows
7 7 (1.62%) CentOS
7 7 (1.62%) Solaris
8 4 (0.92%) AIX
9 3 (0.69%) HPUX
9 3 (0.69%) Apple iOS
10 2 (0.46%) Debian
11 1 (0.23%) Fedora
11 1 (0.23%) Ubuntu
11 1 (0.23%) SUSE
11 1 (0.23%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 209 (48.27%) Agile Software Development
2 85 (19.63%) TDD
3 70 (16.17%) Continuous Integration
4 66 (15.24%) Configuration Management
5 56 (12.93%) Web Design
6 53 (12.24%) MVC
7 49 (11.32%) BDD
8 46 (10.62%) Responsive Web Design
9 43 (9.93%) Mentoring
10 39 (9.01%) OO
11 34 (7.85%) Scrum
12 31 (7.16%) DevOps
13 30 (6.93%) SOA
13 30 (6.93%) Software Engineering
13 30 (6.93%) Enterprise Architecture
14 27 (6.24%) Web Application Development
15 26 (6.00%) Test Automation
16 25 (5.77%) Web Development
16 25 (5.77%) E-Commerce
17 23 (5.31%) Automated Testing
Programming Languages
1 91 (21.02%) SQL
2 77 (17.78%) JavaScript
3 63 (14.55%) Ruby
4 54 (12.47%) Python
5 47 (10.85%) PHP
6 46 (10.62%) C#
7 18 (4.16%) Perl
8 14 (3.23%) C
9 13 (3.00%) PL/SQL
10 12 (2.77%) C++
10 12 (2.77%) Scala
11 10 (2.31%) Shell Script
12 9 (2.08%) VB
12 9 (2.08%) VB.NET
13 6 (1.39%) Bash Shell
14 5 (1.15%) SPARQL
15 4 (0.92%) T-SQL
16 3 (0.69%) Objective-C
16 3 (0.69%) ABAP
17 2 (0.46%) BeanShell
Qualifications
1 41 (9.47%) Security Cleared
2 21 (4.85%) SC Cleared
3 9 (2.08%) Degree
3 9 (2.08%) VCP4
4 3 (0.69%) ITIL Certification
5 2 (0.46%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 1 (0.23%) ISEB
6 1 (0.23%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 33 (7.62%) QA
2 1 (0.23%) SLA
2 1 (0.23%) COBIT
System Software
1 9 (2.08%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (0.69%) Xen
2 3 (0.69%) KVM
3 2 (0.46%) NFS
3 2 (0.46%) Active Directory
3 2 (0.46%) Hyper-V
3 2 (0.46%) SRDF
4 1 (0.23%) Tivoli Directory Server
4 1 (0.23%) Varnish
4 1 (0.23%) Corosync
4 1 (0.23%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 33 (7.62%) Puppet
2 10 (2.31%) Opscode Chef
3 7 (1.62%) OpenIDM
4 5 (1.15%) Graylog
5 3 (0.69%) Graphite
6 2 (0.46%) HAProxy
6 2 (0.46%) OpenView
7 1 (0.23%) Tivoli
7 1 (0.23%) Control-M
7 1 (0.23%) Cobbler
7 1 (0.23%) Ansible
7 1 (0.23%) Salt
Vendors
1 114 (26.33%) Oracle
2 23 (5.31%) Microsoft
3 22 (5.08%) Splunk
4 16 (3.70%) Red Hat
5 15 (3.46%) hybris
6 12 (2.77%) VMware
7 9 (2.08%) IBM
7 9 (2.08%) SAP
8 8 (1.85%) Cisco
8 8 (1.85%) Sun
9 7 (1.62%) Adobe
10 6 (1.39%) HP
11 5 (1.15%) Akamai
11 5 (1.15%) New Relic
12 4 (0.92%) ATG
12 4 (0.92%) Intel
12 4 (0.92%) Sybase
13 3 (0.69%) Percona
14 2 (0.46%) NetApp
14 2 (0.46%) Novell
York
Searchability
Rate: £250 - £450 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, Yorkshire
Yorkshire Building Society
Rate: Highly Competitive Daily Rate
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Rate: Up to £350 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds
Templeton and Partners - SAP & UK Account
Rate: £400 - 450 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds
Computer Futures
Rate: £300 - £350 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
TEKsystems
Rate: £300 - £400 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £400.00 - £450.00 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
eCom Recruitment
Rate: From £390 to £450 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
South Yorkshire
Spring Technology
Rate: £300.00 - £350.00 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Nationwide People Ltd
Rate: £400 - £450 Per Day limited company basis
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds
Universe Technology Recruitment Ltd
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
E-synergy Solutions
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hydrogen Group
Rate: £450.00 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Oliver Bernard
Rate: From £400 to £450 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £300.00 - £400.00 per day + Negotiable
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds
Real Staffing
Rate: £350 - £400 per day + competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Rate: Up to £450 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds
Computer Futures
Rate: £350 - £370 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Candidate Source
Rate: From £350 to £400 per day
Posted: 6 days ago