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 June 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 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Java
Rank 5 17 8
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -9
Contract jobs citing Java 426 245 269
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 15.23% 8.28% 11.63%
As % of the Programming Languages category 33.23% 20.89% 28.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 306 165 165
Median daily rate £428 £375 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.00% +15.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £345 £300 £280
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £518 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £420 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 6 2
Median hourly rate - £40.00 £26.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +52.38%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £40.00 £36.50
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +9.58%
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
1282 1173 944
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 45.83% 39.66% 40.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 887 794 579
Median daily rate £400 £325 £320
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+23.07% +1.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £275 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £516 £450 £403
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 16 25
Median hourly rate £15.25 £40.00 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-61.87% +77.77%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.08 £24.57 £12.70
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £28.90 £45.00 £34.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £37.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +2.77%

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 June 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 June 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 +14 346 £430 +14.66% 84
South Yorkshire -1 47 £456 +38.25% 13
North Yorkshire +11 14 £425 +33.85% 9
East Yorkshire - 2 £450 - 1
Humberside - 1 £155 -
Java
England

Java
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 29 June 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.

1 518 (62.64%) Agile Software Development
2 284 (34.34%) TDD
3 270 (32.65%) Spring
4 256 (30.96%) JavaScript
5 206 (24.91%) Linux
6 177 (21.40%) Jenkins
7 166 (20.07%) Hibernate
8 163 (19.71%) Scrum
9 162 (19.59%) Git (software)
10 161 (19.47%) HTML
11 149 (18.02%) Continuous Integration
12 147 (17.78%) Puppet
13 146 (17.65%) Oracle
14 141 (17.05%) DevOps
15 125 (15.11%) BDD
16 122 (14.75%) Unix
17 120 (14.51%) RESTful
18 116 (14.03%) CSS
18 116 (14.03%) MongoDB
19 114 (13.78%) Python
20 113 (13.66%) SQL
21 111 (13.42%) Maven
22 104 (12.58%) Ruby
23 103 (12.45%) Microservices
24 98 (11.85%) REST
25 90 (10.88%) JIRA
26 85 (10.28%) SOA
27 84 (10.16%) XML
28 83 (10.04%) NoSQL
28 83 (10.04%) AngularJS

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 69 (8.34%) Tomcat
2 46 (5.56%) Confluence
2 46 (5.56%) WebSphere
3 31 (3.75%) Apache
4 29 (3.51%) nginx
5 28 (3.39%) OpenStack
6 27 (3.26%) WebLogic
7 23 (2.78%) JBoss
8 15 (1.81%) Jetty
9 14 (1.69%) IIS
10 13 (1.57%) Elasticsearch
11 11 (1.33%) WebSphere Application Server
12 10 (1.21%) Oracle Service Bus
13 8 (0.97%) Cloud Foundry
14 7 (0.85%) Oracle Coherence
14 7 (0.85%) WebSphere Portal
15 6 (0.73%) Oracle HTTP Server
15 6 (0.73%) SAS
16 5 (0.60%) GlassFish
16 5 (0.60%) SharePoint
Applications
1 5 (0.60%) MS Visio
2 3 (0.36%) MS Excel
3 1 (0.12%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 8 (0.97%) Oracle ERP
2 7 (0.85%) Oracle BPM
3 4 (0.48%) Magento
4 3 (0.36%) BigMachines
4 3 (0.36%) Eloqua
5 2 (0.24%) Payment Gateway
5 2 (0.24%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 1 (0.12%) Adobe Campaign
6 1 (0.12%) Dynamics CRM
6 1 (0.12%) Oracle CRM
6 1 (0.12%) Oracle EBS
6 1 (0.12%) Oracle EBS R12
6 1 (0.12%) Remedy ITSM
6 1 (0.12%) Unica
Cloud Services
1 71 (8.59%) Amazon AWS
2 47 (5.68%) GitHub
3 18 (2.18%) Cloud Computing
4 14 (1.69%) Amazon EC2
4 14 (1.69%) Google App Engine
4 14 (1.69%) Google Cloud Platform
5 13 (1.57%) Microsoft Azure
6 8 (0.97%) IaaS
7 4 (0.48%) Amazon S3
7 4 (0.48%) SaaS
8 2 (0.24%) PaaS
9 1 (0.12%) Amazon EMR
9 1 (0.12%) AWS CloudFormation
9 1 (0.12%) Google Apps
9 1 (0.12%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 52 (6.29%) HTTP
2 32 (3.87%) Network Security
3 20 (2.42%) TCP/IP
4 18 (2.18%) Internet
5 15 (1.81%) SSL
6 14 (1.69%) WAN
7 13 (1.57%) LAN
8 11 (1.33%) FTP
9 10 (1.21%) DNS
9 10 (1.21%) Firewall
10 8 (0.97%) DHCP
10 8 (0.97%) IPsec
11 6 (0.73%) FCoE
11 6 (0.73%) Fibre Channel
11 6 (0.73%) iSCSI
11 6 (0.73%) Multicast
11 6 (0.73%) NAS
11 6 (0.73%) SAN
12 4 (0.48%) LDAP
13 3 (0.36%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 116 (14.03%) MongoDB
2 83 (10.04%) NoSQL
3 70 (8.46%) Relational Database
4 53 (6.41%) SQL Server
5 48 (5.80%) MySQL
6 38 (4.59%) Apache Cassandra
7 33 (3.99%) PostgreSQL
8 29 (3.51%) Oracle Database
9 25 (3.02%) Redis
10 24 (2.90%) CouchDB
11 21 (2.54%) Hadoop
12 15 (1.81%) RDBMS
13 12 (1.45%) Big Data
13 12 (1.45%) Neo4j
14 9 (1.09%) DB2
14 9 (1.09%) Oracle Database 11g
15 8 (0.97%) Data Warehouse
16 7 (0.85%) Hazelcast
17 6 (0.73%) HBase
17 6 (0.73%) Riak
Development Applications
1 177 (21.40%) Jenkins
2 162 (19.59%) Git (software)
3 111 (13.42%) Maven
4 90 (10.88%) JIRA
5 70 (8.46%) Selenium
6 57 (6.89%) JUnit
6 57 (6.89%) Subversion
7 48 (5.80%) Cucumber
8 37 (4.47%) Mockito
9 28 (3.39%) SonarQube
10 22 (2.66%) Ant
11 21 (2.54%) Eclipse
12 20 (2.42%) Sonatype Nexus
13 19 (2.30%) Mocha
13 19 (2.30%) WebDriver
14 17 (2.06%) Appium
15 16 (1.93%) Gradle
15 16 (1.93%) Mercurial
16 14 (1.69%) TestNG
16 14 (1.69%) Travis CI
General
1 58 (7.01%) Finance
2 53 (6.41%) Retail
3 28 (3.39%) Banking
4 23 (2.78%) Games
5 11 (1.33%) Telecoms
6 6 (0.73%) Law
7 4 (0.48%) Online Betting
8 3 (0.36%) Marketing
9 2 (0.24%) Advertising
9 2 (0.24%) Electronics
9 2 (0.24%) Legal
9 2 (0.24%) Manufacturing
10 1 (0.12%) Aerospace
10 1 (0.12%) Billing
10 1 (0.12%) Financial Institution
10 1 (0.12%) Interactive Media
10 1 (0.12%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 506 (61.19%) Developer
2 399 (48.25%) Java Developer
3 96 (11.61%) Senior Developer
4 94 (11.37%) Senior Java Developer
5 79 (9.55%) Agile Developer
5 79 (9.55%) Architect
6 76 (9.19%) Agile Java Developer
7 64 (7.74%) DevOps Engineer
8 38 (4.59%) Java Engineer
8 38 (4.59%) JavaScript Developer
9 33 (3.99%) Technical Architect
10 26 (3.14%) Digital Developer
10 26 (3.14%) Senior Agile Developer
11 25 (3.02%) Scala Developer
11 25 (3.02%) Senior Agile Java Developer
12 21 (2.54%) Analyst
13 20 (2.42%) Android Developer
13 20 (2.42%) Java Scala Developer
13 20 (2.42%) Solutions Architect
14 19 (2.30%) Java Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 270 (32.65%) Spring
2 166 (20.07%) Hibernate
3 161 (19.47%) HTML
4 120 (14.51%) RESTful
5 116 (14.03%) CSS
6 98 (11.85%) REST
7 84 (10.16%) XML
8 83 (10.04%) AngularJS
9 82 (9.92%) Web Services
10 80 (9.67%) J2EE
11 79 (9.55%) RabbitMQ
12 78 (9.43%) Node.js
13 66 (7.98%) .NET
14 63 (7.62%) HTML5
15 47 (5.68%) CSS3
16 45 (5.44%) JSON
17 41 (4.96%) Middleware
18 35 (4.23%) Spring Boot
19 34 (4.11%) JPA
19 34 (4.11%) React
Miscellaneous
1 73 (8.83%) Analytical Skills
2 42 (5.08%) Mobile App
3 28 (3.39%) User Experience
4 27 (3.26%) Digital Media
4 27 (3.26%) Enterprise Software
5 12 (1.45%) Virtual Team
6 11 (1.33%) Social Media
7 9 (1.09%) Computer Science
7 9 (1.09%) Visualisation
8 8 (0.97%) Data Centre
9 6 (0.73%) Management Information System
10 5 (0.60%) Data Integration
10 5 (0.60%) Wiki
11 4 (0.48%) iSeries
12 3 (0.36%) Blog
12 3 (0.36%) Client/Server
12 3 (0.36%) Mainframe
12 3 (0.36%) Mobile Banking
12 3 (0.36%) Private Cloud
12 3 (0.36%) RIA
Operating Systems
1 206 (24.91%) Linux
2 122 (14.75%) Unix
3 69 (8.34%) Windows
4 37 (4.47%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 30 (3.63%) Mac OS X
6 27 (3.26%) Android
7 18 (2.18%) CentOS
8 11 (1.33%) Ubuntu
9 10 (1.21%) CoreOS
9 10 (1.21%) Windows Server
10 8 (0.97%) AIX
11 7 (0.85%) SUSE
12 6 (0.73%) HPUX
12 6 (0.73%) Solaris
13 3 (0.36%) Apple iOS
13 3 (0.36%) Mac OS
14 2 (0.24%) Oracle Linux
14 2 (0.24%) Windows Mobile
15 1 (0.12%) Debian
15 1 (0.12%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 518 (62.64%) Agile Software Development
2 284 (34.34%) TDD
3 163 (19.71%) Scrum
4 149 (18.02%) Continuous Integration
5 141 (17.05%) DevOps
6 125 (15.11%) BDD
7 103 (12.45%) Microservices
8 85 (10.28%) SOA
9 77 (9.31%) Open Source
10 75 (9.07%) OO
11 67 (8.10%) Configuration Management
12 62 (7.50%) Unit Testing
13 55 (6.65%) Software Engineering
14 54 (6.53%) Kanban
14 54 (6.53%) Pair Programming
15 49 (5.93%) Web Development
16 40 (4.84%) CRM
17 39 (4.72%) Regression Testing
18 35 (4.23%) Coaching
19 33 (3.99%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 256 (30.96%) JavaScript
2 114 (13.78%) Python
3 113 (13.66%) SQL
4 104 (12.58%) Ruby
5 80 (9.67%) Scala
6 74 (8.95%) PHP
7 48 (5.80%) Perl
8 44 (5.32%) Bash Shell
9 38 (4.59%) C#
9 38 (4.59%) Groovy
10 26 (3.14%) C++
11 25 (3.02%) PL/SQL
12 24 (2.90%) Clojure
13 19 (2.30%) ECMAScript
13 19 (2.30%) ES6
14 18 (2.18%) C
15 14 (1.69%) Go
16 13 (1.57%) PowerShell
17 7 (0.85%) Shell Script
18 6 (0.73%) Jython
Qualifications
1 63 (7.62%) Security Cleared
2 45 (5.44%) SC Cleared
3 17 (2.06%) ISTQB
4 14 (1.69%) BPSS Clearance
5 13 (1.57%) Degree
6 11 (1.33%) ISEB
7 8 (0.97%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 7 (0.85%) BC Cleared
8 7 (0.85%) Sun Certification
9 1 (0.12%) CCNP
9 1 (0.12%) Cisco Certification
9 1 (0.12%) Microsoft Certification
9 1 (0.12%) Oracle Certification
9 1 (0.12%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 1 (0.12%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (2.18%) Disclosure Scotland
2 17 (2.06%) QA
3 3 (0.36%) SDET
4 1 (0.12%) Data Quality
4 1 (0.12%) SLA
4 1 (0.12%) WCAG
System Software
1 63 (7.62%) Docker
2 40 (4.84%) VMware Infrastructure
3 23 (2.78%) vSphere
4 18 (2.18%) Virtual Machines
4 18 (2.18%) Xen
5 13 (1.57%) KVM
6 11 (1.33%) Active Directory
7 10 (1.21%) Ceph
7 10 (1.21%) etcd
7 10 (1.21%) flannel
7 10 (1.21%) GlusterFS
8 9 (1.09%) Hyper-V
9 6 (0.73%) NFS
9 6 (0.73%) Oracle RAC
9 6 (0.73%) SRDF
10 5 (0.60%) Virtual Desktop
11 1 (0.12%) Varnish
11 1 (0.12%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 147 (17.78%) Puppet
2 49 (5.93%) Opscode Chef
3 34 (4.11%) Ansible
4 31 (3.75%) logstash
5 17 (2.06%) Oracle Identity Management
6 16 (1.93%) Oracle Identity Manager
7 14 (1.69%) Graphite
8 11 (1.33%) Kubernetes
8 11 (1.33%) Network Intrusion Detection System
8 11 (1.33%) Piwik
8 11 (1.33%) Salt
9 10 (1.21%) Bareos
9 10 (1.21%) HAProxy
9 10 (1.21%) Host Intrusion Detection System
9 10 (1.21%) rkt
9 10 (1.21%) yum
10 8 (0.97%) Control-M
10 8 (0.97%) Grafana
10 8 (0.97%) Kibana
10 8 (0.97%) Nagios
Vendors
1 146 (17.65%) Oracle
2 47 (5.68%) VMware
3 33 (3.99%) IBM
3 33 (3.99%) Microsoft
4 24 (2.90%) Red Hat
5 23 (2.78%) Splunk
6 19 (2.30%) Google
7 18 (2.18%) Atlassian
8 16 (1.93%) Sybase
9 10 (1.21%) TIBCO
10 8 (0.97%) AppDynamics
10 8 (0.97%) Sitecore
11 7 (0.85%) Cisco
11 7 (0.85%) Tableau
12 6 (0.73%) Citrix
12 6 (0.73%) DataSynapse
12 6 (0.73%) EMC
12 6 (0.73%) Intel
12 6 (0.73%) NetApp
12 6 (0.73%) SAP
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