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 2 December 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
2 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Java
Rank 6 7 14
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +7
Contract jobs citing Java 341 380 230
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 13.95% 12.40% 8.68%
As % of the Programming Languages category 34.07% 33.10% 24.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 237 268 165
Median daily rate £450 £475 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.26% +26.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £350 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £544
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £425 £400
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 1 5
Median hourly rate £14.81 £40.00 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-62.98% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.19 £40.00 £33.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.25 £40.00 £42.80
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £40.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
- +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
1001 1148 946
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 40.96% 37.46% 35.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 701 770 574
Median daily rate £413 £388 £343
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.45% +13.13%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £290 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £540 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 17 18
Median hourly rate £14.75 £32.50 £33.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-54.61% -1.51%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.92 £15.08 £16.57
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £45.00 £43.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £38.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +10.00%

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 2 December 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
Hourly Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Java across the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 2 December 2016.

Java Hourly Rate Histogram 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 2 December 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 +1 231 £450 -5.26% 94
South Yorkshire +2 86 £450 -8.16% 11
North Yorkshire 0 16 £419 +8.76% 14
Java
England

Java
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 2 December 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.

1 476 (60.95%) Agile Software Development
2 247 (31.63%) JavaScript
3 225 (28.81%) TDD
4 206 (26.38%) Spring
5 189 (24.20%) Scrum
6 174 (22.28%) HTML
7 162 (20.74%) Jenkins
8 159 (20.36%) Scala
9 152 (19.46%) Linux
10 137 (17.54%) BDD
11 134 (17.16%) Git (software)
12 127 (16.26%) MongoDB
13 126 (16.13%) RESTful
14 118 (15.11%) Selenium
14 118 (15.11%) CSS
15 107 (13.70%) Continuous Integration
16 106 (13.57%) REST
17 105 (13.44%) Hibernate
18 101 (12.93%) SQL
19 98 (12.55%) Web Services
20 97 (12.42%) Python
20 97 (12.42%) Oracle
21 94 (12.04%) Ruby
21 94 (12.04%) Open Source
22 93 (11.91%) Microservices
23 90 (11.52%) HTML5
24 89 (11.40%) DevOps
25 88 (11.27%) Node.js
26 87 (11.14%) NoSQL
27 81 (10.37%) Kanban

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 50 (6.40%) WebSphere
2 46 (5.89%) Confluence
3 43 (5.51%) Tomcat
4 31 (3.97%) Apache
5 23 (2.94%) Apache Spark
6 22 (2.82%) Cloud Foundry
7 21 (2.69%) WebSphere Application Server
8 20 (2.56%) Mule
9 18 (2.30%) WebLogic
10 17 (2.18%) Mule ESB
10 17 (2.18%) OpenStack
11 15 (1.92%) WebSphere Portal
12 14 (1.79%) nginx
13 10 (1.28%) Elasticsearch
13 10 (1.28%) WebLogic Portal
14 9 (1.15%) Apache Pig
14 9 (1.15%) Oracle SOA Suite
15 7 (0.90%) FileNet
15 7 (0.90%) Oracle HTTP Server
16 6 (0.77%) IIS
Applications
1 8 (1.02%) MS Visio
2 7 (0.90%) MS Excel
3 5 (0.64%) MS Office
4 1 (0.13%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 7 (0.90%) Oracle BPM
2 4 (0.51%) Dynamics AX
2 4 (0.51%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (0.26%) Temenos T24
4 1 (0.13%) FLEXCUBE
4 1 (0.13%) Magento
4 1 (0.13%) Remedy ITSM
4 1 (0.13%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 1 (0.13%) VisionPLUS
Cloud Services
1 59 (7.55%) GitHub
2 49 (6.27%) Amazon AWS
3 25 (3.20%) PaaS
4 15 (1.92%) Microsoft Azure
5 12 (1.54%) IaaS
6 6 (0.77%) Google Cloud Platform
7 5 (0.64%) CloudBees
8 4 (0.51%) Cloud Computing
8 4 (0.51%) OpenShift
9 3 (0.38%) Google App Engine
9 3 (0.38%) Office 365
10 2 (0.26%) Amazon EC2
10 2 (0.26%) Amazon S3
10 2 (0.26%) AWS CloudFormation
10 2 (0.26%) Force.com
10 2 (0.26%) Oracle CX
11 1 (0.13%) Amazon ElastiCache
11 1 (0.13%) Amazon ELB
11 1 (0.13%) CloudFront
11 1 (0.13%) Sumo Logic
Communications & Networking
1 58 (7.43%) HTTP
2 22 (2.82%) SSL
3 19 (2.43%) TCP/IP
4 16 (2.05%) Network Security
5 15 (1.92%) LDAP
6 13 (1.66%) Internet
7 8 (1.02%) Firewall
8 7 (0.90%) iSCSI
8 7 (0.90%) LAN
8 7 (0.90%) WAN
9 6 (0.77%) DNS
10 5 (0.64%) FCoE
10 5 (0.64%) Fibre Channel
10 5 (0.64%) Multicast
10 5 (0.64%) NAS
10 5 (0.64%) OpenLDAP
10 5 (0.64%) SAN
11 3 (0.38%) DHCP
11 3 (0.38%) SMTP
12 2 (0.26%) Kerberos
Database & Business Intelligence
1 127 (16.26%) MongoDB
2 87 (11.14%) NoSQL
3 56 (7.17%) PostgreSQL
3 56 (7.17%) Relational Database
4 46 (5.89%) MySQL
5 38 (4.87%) Redis
6 36 (4.61%) Hadoop
7 26 (3.33%) Apache Cassandra
8 20 (2.56%) Big Data
9 19 (2.43%) HBase
9 19 (2.43%) SQL Server
10 13 (1.66%) Apache Hive
11 11 (1.41%) Oracle Database
12 6 (0.77%) DB2
12 6 (0.77%) Oracle Database 11g
12 6 (0.77%) Sqoop
13 5 (0.64%) Data Lake
13 5 (0.64%) RDBMS
14 4 (0.51%) CouchDB
14 4 (0.51%) Riak
Development Applications
1 162 (20.74%) Jenkins
2 134 (17.16%) Git (software)
3 118 (15.11%) Selenium
4 70 (8.96%) JIRA
5 64 (8.19%) Cucumber
6 59 (7.55%) Maven
7 57 (7.30%) JUnit
8 42 (5.38%) WebDriver
9 32 (4.10%) Subversion
10 20 (2.56%) JMeter
11 19 (2.43%) Jasmine
11 19 (2.43%) SoapUI
12 18 (2.30%) Mockito
13 16 (2.05%) Bitbucket
13 16 (2.05%) Eclipse
14 13 (1.66%) Hudson
14 13 (1.66%) TestNG
15 12 (1.54%) Gradle
15 12 (1.54%) Mercurial
16 11 (1.41%) Vagrant
General
1 62 (7.94%) Finance
2 37 (4.74%) Banking
3 21 (2.69%) Retail
4 10 (1.28%) Games
5 9 (1.15%) Marketing
6 4 (0.51%) Advertising
6 4 (0.51%) Law
7 3 (0.38%) Manufacturing
7 3 (0.38%) Retail Banking
8 2 (0.26%) Legal
9 1 (0.13%) Automotive
9 1 (0.13%) Electronics
9 1 (0.13%) Financial Institution
9 1 (0.13%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 480 (61.46%) Developer
2 324 (41.49%) Java Developer
3 103 (13.19%) Architect
4 60 (7.68%) Scala Developer
5 47 (6.02%) Agile Developer
6 45 (5.76%) Agile Java Developer
7 44 (5.63%) Java Scala Developer
8 39 (4.99%) Senior Developer
9 37 (4.74%) Tester
10 35 (4.48%) Technical Architect
11 34 (4.35%) Java Architect
12 33 (4.23%) Senior Java Developer
13 32 (4.10%) Automation Tester
14 31 (3.97%) DevOps Engineer
15 26 (3.33%) JavaScript Developer
16 24 (3.07%) Analyst
17 23 (2.94%) Oracle Developer
18 21 (2.69%) Software Developer
19 20 (2.56%) Android Developer
19 20 (2.56%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 206 (26.38%) Spring
2 174 (22.28%) HTML
3 126 (16.13%) RESTful
4 118 (15.11%) CSS
5 106 (13.57%) REST
6 105 (13.44%) Hibernate
7 98 (12.55%) Web Services
8 90 (11.52%) HTML5
9 88 (11.27%) Node.js
10 81 (10.37%) J2EE
11 67 (8.58%) AngularJS
12 56 (7.17%) JSON
13 55 (7.04%) CSS3
14 50 (6.40%) SOAP
15 49 (6.27%) Middleware
16 48 (6.15%) XML
17 47 (6.02%) Spring Boot
18 42 (5.38%) Play Framework
19 39 (4.99%) RabbitMQ
20 36 (4.61%) Django
Miscellaneous
1 74 (9.48%) Analytical Skills
2 31 (3.97%) Enterprise Software
3 27 (3.46%) Mobile App
4 26 (3.33%) User Experience
5 16 (2.05%) Social Media
6 14 (1.79%) Digital Media
7 11 (1.41%) Computer Science
8 10 (1.28%) Clustering
8 10 (1.28%) Visualisation
9 9 (1.15%) iSeries
9 9 (1.15%) Mainframe
9 9 (1.15%) Tandem
10 8 (1.02%) Driving Licence
11 6 (0.77%) Statistics
12 5 (0.64%) Data Integration
12 5 (0.64%) DataPower
12 5 (0.64%) NHS
12 5 (0.64%) RIA
12 5 (0.64%) Smartphone
12 5 (0.64%) Social Network
Operating Systems
1 152 (19.46%) Linux
2 70 (8.96%) Unix
3 32 (4.10%) Windows
4 27 (3.46%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 25 (3.20%) Android
6 17 (2.18%) Mac OS X
7 13 (1.66%) CoreOS
8 12 (1.54%) RancherOS
9 11 (1.41%) CentOS
10 8 (1.02%) Apple iOS
11 7 (0.90%) Windows Server
12 5 (0.64%) Solaris
12 5 (0.64%) Windows 7
13 3 (0.38%) AIX
14 2 (0.26%) Debian
14 2 (0.26%) Embedded Linux
14 2 (0.26%) Windows Server 2012
15 1 (0.13%) Oracle Linux
15 1 (0.13%) SUSE
15 1 (0.13%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 476 (60.95%) Agile Software Development
2 225 (28.81%) TDD
3 189 (24.20%) Scrum
4 137 (17.54%) BDD
5 107 (13.70%) Continuous Integration
6 94 (12.04%) Open Source
7 93 (11.91%) Microservices
8 89 (11.40%) DevOps
9 81 (10.37%) Kanban
10 68 (8.71%) OO
11 64 (8.19%) Software Engineering
12 58 (7.43%) Pair Programming
13 53 (6.79%) Configuration Management
14 49 (6.27%) Web Development
15 47 (6.02%) SOA
15 47 (6.02%) Test Automation
16 36 (4.61%) Automated Testing
17 32 (4.10%) MVC
18 31 (3.97%) Front End Development
18 31 (3.97%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 247 (31.63%) JavaScript
2 159 (20.36%) Scala
3 101 (12.93%) SQL
4 97 (12.42%) Python
5 94 (12.04%) Ruby
6 64 (8.19%) PHP
7 50 (6.40%) Groovy
8 34 (4.35%) C#
9 31 (3.97%) Clojure
10 20 (2.56%) Perl
11 17 (2.18%) Bash Shell
12 14 (1.79%) C++
13 12 (1.54%) Go
14 11 (1.41%) C
15 10 (1.28%) Jython
16 7 (0.90%) Shell Script
17 5 (0.64%) Objective-C
17 5 (0.64%) VB
18 4 (0.51%) PL/SQL
18 4 (0.51%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 39 (4.99%) Security Cleared
2 25 (3.20%) SC Cleared
3 15 (1.92%) Degree
4 10 (1.28%) BPSS Clearance
4 10 (1.28%) ISEB
4 10 (1.28%) ISTQB
5 5 (0.64%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 4 (0.51%) CCNP
6 4 (0.51%) Cisco Certification
7 3 (0.38%) MCSE
7 3 (0.38%) Microsoft Certification
7 3 (0.38%) RHCE
8 2 (0.26%) BC Cleared
8 2 (0.26%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
8 2 (0.26%) Sun Certification
9 1 (0.13%) HP ASE
9 1 (0.13%) ITIL Certification
9 1 (0.13%) PhD
9 1 (0.13%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 26 (3.33%) QA
2 10 (1.28%) Disclosure Scotland
3 3 (0.38%) HL7
3 3 (0.38%) SDET
4 2 (0.26%) FATCA
4 2 (0.26%) GCP
5 1 (0.13%) Data Quality
5 1 (0.13%) SLA
System Software
1 45 (5.76%) Docker
2 25 (3.20%) Active Directory
3 19 (2.43%) Virtual Machines
4 12 (1.54%) etcd
4 12 (1.54%) flannel
4 12 (1.54%) Hyper-V
4 12 (1.54%) VMware Infrastructure
5 8 (1.02%) HDFS
6 7 (0.90%) Xen
7 6 (0.77%) KVM
7 6 (0.77%) NFS
8 5 (0.64%) Oracle RAC
8 5 (0.64%) SRDF
9 4 (0.51%) GlusterFS
10 2 (0.26%) Apache Flume
10 2 (0.26%) vSphere
11 1 (0.13%) Shibboleth
11 1 (0.13%) Squid
11 1 (0.13%) vCloud
11 1 (0.13%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 76 (9.73%) Puppet
2 44 (5.63%) Opscode Chef
3 31 (3.97%) Oracle Identity Management
4 30 (3.84%) Oracle Identity Manager
5 21 (2.69%) Ansible
6 19 (2.43%) Kubernetes
7 13 (1.66%) Mesos
7 13 (1.66%) Nagios
7 13 (1.66%) Network Intrusion Detection System
8 12 (1.54%) Consul
8 12 (1.54%) Host Intrusion Detection System
8 12 (1.54%) Marathon
8 12 (1.54%) Rancher
9 8 (1.02%) logstash
10 5 (0.64%) Kibana
10 5 (0.64%) SCCM
11 4 (0.51%) Hadoop YARN
11 4 (0.51%) Salt
12 3 (0.38%) Forefront Identity Manager
12 3 (0.38%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 97 (12.42%) Oracle
2 48 (6.15%) MuleSoft
3 35 (4.48%) Red Hat
4 28 (3.59%) Microsoft
5 25 (3.20%) Splunk
6 22 (2.82%) IBM
7 20 (2.56%) AppDynamics
7 20 (2.56%) New Relic
8 14 (1.79%) VMware
9 10 (1.28%) Google
10 9 (1.15%) Cisco
11 7 (0.90%) Sybase
12 6 (0.77%) SaltStack
13 5 (0.64%) DataSynapse
13 5 (0.64%) EMC
13 5 (0.64%) HP
13 5 (0.64%) Intel
13 5 (0.64%) NetApp
13 5 (0.64%) TIBCO
14 4 (0.51%) Zend
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