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 20 January 2017 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
20 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Java
England / Yorkshire
Rank 8 8 17
Rank change year-on-year
0 +9
Contract jobs citing Java 294 327 214
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 13.37% 11.54% 8.69%
As % of the Programming Languages category 32.34% 31.08% 25.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 186 216 157
Median daily rate £450 £475 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.26% +18.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £345 £350 £312
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £566 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £413 £400
% change year-on-year
+3.03% +3.12%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 5
Median hourly rate - £40.00 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £39.88 £43.13 £37.50
% change year-on-year
-7.53% +15.00%

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
909 1052 848
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 41.34% 37.13% 34.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 634 673 572
Median daily rate £400 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £290 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £550 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £385 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 18 12
Median hourly rate £13.00 £40.00 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-67.50% +14.28%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.38 £15.25 £32.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.50 £45.00 £43.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.25 £40.00 £35.34
% change year-on-year
+0.62% +13.19%

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 20 January 2017.

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 20 January 2017. 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 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 0 205 £450 -1.09% 85
South Yorkshire +4 78 £450 -2.70% 11
North Yorkshire +13 8 £413 -2.94% 22
Java
England

Java
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 20 January 2017, 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.

1 446 (62.55%) Agile Software Development
2 228 (31.98%) JavaScript
3 204 (28.61%) Spring
4 195 (27.35%) TDD
5 182 (25.53%) Scrum
6 166 (23.28%) Linux
7 162 (22.72%) Jenkins
8 160 (22.44%) HTML
9 141 (19.78%) Git (software)
10 134 (18.79%) RESTful
11 130 (18.23%) BDD
12 129 (18.09%) Scala
13 125 (17.53%) MongoDB
14 120 (16.83%) Python
15 117 (16.41%) REST
16 110 (15.43%) Selenium
17 107 (15.01%) Continuous Integration
18 106 (14.87%) CSS
19 105 (14.73%) Web Services
20 99 (13.88%) SQL
21 94 (13.18%) Open Source
21 94 (13.18%) Microservices
22 90 (12.62%) DevOps
22 90 (12.62%) NoSQL
22 90 (12.62%) Ruby
23 86 (12.06%) HTML5
24 85 (11.92%) Hibernate
25 81 (11.36%) Oracle
26 79 (11.08%) Kanban
26 79 (11.08%) Puppet

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 49 (6.87%) Confluence
2 44 (6.17%) Tomcat
3 39 (5.47%) Apache
4 33 (4.63%) WebSphere
5 28 (3.93%) Mule
6 23 (3.23%) Cloud Foundry
7 16 (2.24%) OpenStack
8 15 (2.10%) Mule ESB
8 15 (2.10%) WebSphere Application Server
9 13 (1.82%) Apache Spark
10 12 (1.68%) CMS
11 10 (1.40%) nginx
12 8 (1.12%) Elasticsearch
12 8 (1.12%) Jetty
12 8 (1.12%) WebLogic
13 6 (0.84%) Apache Pig
13 6 (0.84%) JBoss
14 5 (0.70%) Oracle SOA Suite
14 5 (0.70%) WebSphere Portal
15 3 (0.42%) Apache ServiceMix
Applications
1 5 (0.70%) MS Office
2 3 (0.42%) MS Excel
2 3 (0.42%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.14%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (0.14%) Dynamics AX
1 1 (0.14%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (0.14%) FLEXCUBE
1 1 (0.14%) Oracle BPM
1 1 (0.14%) Sage 50
1 1 (0.14%) SAP Business One
1 1 (0.14%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 1 (0.14%) Temenos T24
1 1 (0.14%) VisionPLUS
Cloud Services
1 53 (7.43%) Amazon AWS
2 46 (6.45%) GitHub
3 22 (3.09%) PaaS
4 18 (2.52%) Microsoft Azure
5 13 (1.82%) IaaS
6 11 (1.54%) Google Cloud Platform
7 6 (0.84%) Sumo Logic
8 4 (0.56%) CloudBees
9 3 (0.42%) OpenShift
10 2 (0.28%) Amazon EC2
10 2 (0.28%) Amazon S3
10 2 (0.28%) AWS CloudFormation
10 2 (0.28%) Force.com
10 2 (0.28%) Google App Engine
10 2 (0.28%) Office 365
10 2 (0.28%) Oracle CX
11 1 (0.14%) Amazon ElastiCache
11 1 (0.14%) Cloud Computing
11 1 (0.14%) CloudFront
11 1 (0.14%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 53 (7.43%) HTTP
2 19 (2.66%) SSL
3 17 (2.38%) TCP/IP
4 12 (1.68%) Internet
5 11 (1.54%) Network Security
5 11 (1.54%) OpenLDAP
6 9 (1.26%) LDAP
7 8 (1.12%) DNS
8 5 (0.70%) Firewall
8 5 (0.70%) Kerberos
9 3 (0.42%) SMTP
10 2 (0.28%) AMQP
10 2 (0.28%) DHCP
10 2 (0.28%) iSCSI
11 1 (0.14%) DSL
11 1 (0.14%) Intranet
11 1 (0.14%) LAN
11 1 (0.14%) NAS
11 1 (0.14%) SAN
11 1 (0.14%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 125 (17.53%) MongoDB
2 90 (12.62%) NoSQL
3 71 (9.96%) PostgreSQL
4 58 (8.13%) Relational Database
5 46 (6.45%) MySQL
5 46 (6.45%) Redis
6 28 (3.93%) Apache Cassandra
7 21 (2.95%) Hadoop
8 16 (2.24%) HBase
9 13 (1.82%) Big Data
10 11 (1.54%) SQL Server
11 10 (1.40%) Apache Hive
11 10 (1.40%) Oracle Database
12 8 (1.12%) Riak
13 7 (0.98%) Oracle Database 11g
14 5 (0.70%) DB2
14 5 (0.70%) RDBMS
15 4 (0.56%) Data Warehouse
15 4 (0.56%) Informix
16 3 (0.42%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 162 (22.72%) Jenkins
2 141 (19.78%) Git (software)
3 110 (15.43%) Selenium
4 70 (9.82%) Cucumber
5 67 (9.40%) JIRA
6 56 (7.85%) JUnit
7 54 (7.57%) Maven
8 37 (5.19%) WebDriver
9 34 (4.77%) Subversion
10 27 (3.79%) JMeter
11 21 (2.95%) Mockito
12 19 (2.66%) Jasmine
13 18 (2.52%) SoapUI
14 17 (2.38%) Hudson
15 16 (2.24%) Bitbucket
15 16 (2.24%) Grunt
15 16 (2.24%) Mercurial
16 14 (1.96%) jMock
17 13 (1.82%) Gradle
17 13 (1.82%) Vagrant
General
1 51 (7.15%) Finance
2 25 (3.51%) Banking
3 20 (2.81%) Retail
4 9 (1.26%) Marketing
5 7 (0.98%) Law
6 6 (0.84%) Games
7 3 (0.42%) Advertising
7 3 (0.42%) Electronics
7 3 (0.42%) Manufacturing
7 3 (0.42%) Retail Banking
8 2 (0.28%) Legal
8 2 (0.28%) Pharmaceutical
8 2 (0.28%) Telecoms
9 1 (0.14%) Automotive
9 1 (0.14%) iGaming
9 1 (0.14%) Online Betting
Job Titles
1 427 (59.89%) Developer
2 285 (39.97%) Java Developer
3 106 (14.87%) Architect
4 42 (5.89%) Scala Developer
4 42 (5.89%) Technical Architect
4 42 (5.89%) Tester
5 37 (5.19%) Senior Developer
6 36 (5.05%) Automation Tester
7 34 (4.77%) Agile Developer
7 34 (4.77%) Agile Java Developer
8 33 (4.63%) Java Architect
9 32 (4.49%) Java Scala Developer
10 30 (4.21%) DevOps Engineer
11 29 (4.07%) Senior Java Developer
12 25 (3.51%) Software Developer
13 24 (3.37%) Selenium Tester
14 23 (3.23%) Selenium Automation Tester
15 21 (2.95%) Java Automation Tester
16 19 (2.66%) Oracle Developer
16 19 (2.66%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 204 (28.61%) Spring
2 160 (22.44%) HTML
3 134 (18.79%) RESTful
4 117 (16.41%) REST
5 106 (14.87%) CSS
6 105 (14.73%) Web Services
7 86 (12.06%) HTML5
8 85 (11.92%) Hibernate
9 74 (10.38%) Node.js
10 65 (9.12%) AngularJS
11 63 (8.84%) SOAP
12 59 (8.27%) J2EE
13 57 (7.99%) JSON
14 53 (7.43%) CSS3
15 51 (7.15%) Spring Boot
15 51 (7.15%) XML
16 43 (6.03%) Django
17 41 (5.75%) Middleware
17 41 (5.75%) Play Framework
18 25 (3.51%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 52 (7.29%) Analytical Skills
2 33 (4.63%) User Experience
3 27 (3.79%) Enterprise Software
3 27 (3.79%) Mobile App
4 17 (2.38%) Social Media
5 16 (2.24%) Algorithms
6 12 (1.68%) Computer Science
7 11 (1.54%) Data Structures
7 11 (1.54%) NHS
8 10 (1.40%) Tandem
9 9 (1.26%) Data Centre
9 9 (1.26%) Digital Media
9 9 (1.26%) Driving Licence
9 9 (1.26%) Visualisation
10 7 (0.98%) Clustering
11 5 (0.70%) iSeries
11 5 (0.70%) Mainframe
11 5 (0.70%) Replication
11 5 (0.70%) Smartphone
12 4 (0.56%) RIA
Operating Systems
1 166 (23.28%) Linux
2 52 (7.29%) Unix
3 27 (3.79%) Android
4 24 (3.37%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 22 (3.09%) Windows
6 18 (2.52%) Mac OS X
7 16 (2.24%) CoreOS
8 12 (1.68%) Apple iOS
9 10 (1.40%) CentOS
9 10 (1.40%) RancherOS
10 5 (0.70%) Embedded Linux
10 5 (0.70%) Windows 7
11 4 (0.56%) Windows Server
12 2 (0.28%) AIX
12 2 (0.28%) Debian
12 2 (0.28%) Windows CE
13 1 (0.14%) OS/400
13 1 (0.14%) Solaris
13 1 (0.14%) Windows Server 2012
13 1 (0.14%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 446 (62.55%) Agile Software Development
2 195 (27.35%) TDD
3 182 (25.53%) Scrum
4 130 (18.23%) BDD
5 107 (15.01%) Continuous Integration
6 94 (13.18%) Microservices
6 94 (13.18%) Open Source
7 90 (12.62%) DevOps
8 79 (11.08%) Kanban
9 74 (10.38%) Software Engineering
10 72 (10.10%) OO
11 56 (7.85%) Configuration Management
12 52 (7.29%) Automated Testing
13 50 (7.01%) Test Automation
14 45 (6.31%) Web Development
15 41 (5.75%) Unit Testing
16 39 (5.47%) Mentoring
17 38 (5.33%) SOA
18 35 (4.91%) MVC
19 34 (4.77%) Performance Testing
Programming Languages
1 228 (31.98%) JavaScript
2 129 (18.09%) Scala
3 120 (16.83%) Python
4 99 (13.88%) SQL
5 90 (12.62%) Ruby
6 68 (9.54%) PHP
7 38 (5.33%) C#
8 35 (4.91%) Groovy
9 21 (2.95%) Clojure
10 19 (2.66%) C++
11 16 (2.24%) Bash Shell
11 16 (2.24%) Go
12 12 (1.68%) C
13 8 (1.12%) Perl
14 7 (0.98%) Apple Swift
15 6 (0.84%) Shell Script
16 5 (0.70%) Objective-C
17 4 (0.56%) PL/SQL
17 4 (0.56%) VB
17 4 (0.56%) XPath
Qualifications
1 44 (6.17%) Security Cleared
2 26 (3.65%) SC Cleared
3 18 (2.52%) Degree
4 9 (1.26%) BPSS Clearance
5 7 (0.98%) ISTQB
6 6 (0.84%) ISEB
7 3 (0.42%) CCNP
7 3 (0.42%) Cisco Certification
7 3 (0.42%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 3 (0.42%) MCSE
7 3 (0.42%) Microsoft Certification
7 3 (0.42%) RHCE
8 2 (0.28%) CTC Cleared
8 2 (0.28%) HNC
8 2 (0.28%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
9 1 (0.14%) BC Cleared
9 1 (0.14%) DBS Check
9 1 (0.14%) HP ASE
9 1 (0.14%) ITIL Certification
9 1 (0.14%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 35 (4.91%) QA
2 6 (0.84%) Disclosure Scotland
3 3 (0.42%) HL7
3 3 (0.42%) SDET
4 2 (0.28%) Data Quality
4 2 (0.28%) FATCA
4 2 (0.28%) GCP
5 1 (0.14%) SLA
System Software
1 61 (8.56%) Docker
2 14 (1.96%) Active Directory
3 13 (1.82%) HDFS
4 12 (1.68%) Virtual Machines
5 10 (1.40%) etcd
5 10 (1.40%) flannel
5 10 (1.40%) VMware Infrastructure
6 5 (0.70%) GlusterFS
6 5 (0.70%) VirtualBox
7 3 (0.42%) Hyper-V
8 2 (0.28%) NFS
8 2 (0.28%) vSphere
8 2 (0.28%) Xen
9 1 (0.14%) KVM
9 1 (0.14%) Oracle RAC
9 1 (0.14%) Shibboleth
9 1 (0.14%) Squid
9 1 (0.14%) SRDF
9 1 (0.14%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 79 (11.08%) Puppet
2 53 (7.43%) Opscode Chef
3 35 (4.91%) Ansible
4 26 (3.65%) Oracle Identity Management
5 25 (3.51%) Oracle Identity Manager
6 22 (3.09%) Kubernetes
6 22 (3.09%) Nagios
7 12 (1.68%) Salt
8 10 (1.40%) Consul
8 10 (1.40%) Host Intrusion Detection System
8 10 (1.40%) Marathon
8 10 (1.40%) Mesos
8 10 (1.40%) Network Intrusion Detection System
8 10 (1.40%) Rancher
9 9 (1.26%) ZABBIX
10 8 (1.12%) Hadoop YARN
11 6 (0.84%) logstash
12 5 (0.70%) Kibana
12 5 (0.70%) SCCM
13 3 (0.42%) Forefront Identity Manager
Vendors
1 81 (11.36%) Oracle
2 45 (6.31%) MuleSoft
3 36 (5.05%) Splunk
4 35 (4.91%) Red Hat
5 25 (3.51%) New Relic
6 18 (2.52%) Google
7 17 (2.38%) AppDynamics
7 17 (2.38%) Microsoft
8 12 (1.68%) IBM
8 12 (1.68%) SaltStack
9 11 (1.54%) VMware
10 6 (0.84%) Hortonworks
10 6 (0.84%) Rackspace
10 6 (0.84%) Zend
11 4 (0.56%) HP
11 4 (0.56%) Tealium
12 3 (0.42%) Cisco
12 3 (0.42%) F5
12 3 (0.42%) Salesforce.com
12 3 (0.42%) Twitter
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Rate: £400 - £425 per annum
Posted: 19 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Rate: From £30,000 to £45,000 per annum + Great Benefits
Posted: 19 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
E-synergy Solutions
Rate: £500 - £550 per day
Posted: 11 hours ago
Leeds
Computer Futures
Rate: £300 - £400 per day + competitive
Posted: 17 hours ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
ISL
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Rate: From £375 to £425 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds
Computer Futures
Rate: competitive
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds
Computer Futures
Rate: £450 - £500 per day + competitive
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds
Computer Futures
Posted: Yesterday
Yorkshire and the Humber
G2 Recruitment Solutions
Rate: £35 - £45 per hour + negotiable
Posted: 21 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Experis Ltd
Rate: £350 - £450 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Experis Ltd
Rate: £400 - £440 per day + DOE
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Randstad Technologies
Rate: £575.00 - £625 per day
Posted: 4 days ago