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 February 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 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Java
England / Yorkshire
Rank 4 6 20
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +14
Contract jobs citing Java 333 380 210
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 15.27% 13.45% 8.14%
As % of the Programming Languages category 35.13% 33.19% 23.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 209 257 141
Median daily rate £425 £450 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.55% +20.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £350 £310
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £600 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £413 £400
% change year-on-year
+3.03% +3.12%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 3
Median hourly rate £40.00 £40.00 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £41.69 £37.50
% change year-on-year
-4.04% +11.16%

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
948 1145 889
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 43.47% 40.52% 34.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 640 745 589
Median daily rate £400 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £288 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £539 £550 £460
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 19 11
Median hourly rate £20.97 £32.50 £38.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-35.47% -14.47%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.38 £15.46 £35.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.00 £41.00 £42.40
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.25 £40.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +11.11%

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 February 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 February 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 +1 241 £420 -6.66% 94
South Yorkshire +5 79 £440 -7.36% 19
North Yorkshire +12 7 £400 -1.23% 20
Java
England

Java
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 20 February 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.

1 448 (66.27%) Agile Software Development
2 212 (31.36%) JavaScript
3 185 (27.37%) Spring
4 180 (26.63%) TDD
5 167 (24.70%) Scrum
6 161 (23.82%) Linux
7 150 (22.19%) Git (software)
7 150 (22.19%) Jenkins
8 145 (21.45%) HTML
9 137 (20.27%) Python
10 130 (19.23%) BDD
11 129 (19.08%) RESTful
12 111 (16.42%) Scala
12 111 (16.42%) MongoDB
13 109 (16.12%) REST
14 105 (15.53%) Web Services
15 103 (15.24%) Continuous Integration
16 97 (14.35%) CSS
16 97 (14.35%) DevOps
17 96 (14.20%) SQL
17 96 (14.20%) Selenium
18 90 (13.31%) Ruby
19 88 (13.02%) Open Source
20 85 (12.57%) Software Engineering
21 80 (11.83%) Microservices
22 77 (11.39%) Kanban
23 76 (11.24%) NoSQL
23 76 (11.24%) Puppet
24 75 (11.09%) PostgreSQL
25 74 (10.95%) JIRA

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 (7.40%) Confluence
2 40 (5.92%) Apache
2 40 (5.92%) Tomcat
3 26 (3.85%) Mule
3 26 (3.85%) WebSphere
4 18 (2.66%) Cloud Foundry
5 14 (2.07%) OpenStack
5 14 (2.07%) WebSphere Application Server
6 13 (1.92%) Mule ESB
7 12 (1.78%) Apache Spark
8 11 (1.63%) Elasticsearch
9 10 (1.48%) nginx
10 9 (1.33%) CMS
11 7 (1.04%) Apache Pig
12 6 (0.89%) Anypoint
12 6 (0.89%) Oracle SOA Suite
12 6 (0.89%) WebLogic
13 4 (0.59%) Adobe Experience Manager
13 4 (0.59%) Jetty
14 3 (0.44%) Apache ServiceMix
Applications
1 5 (0.74%) MS Office
2 2 (0.30%) MS Excel
3 1 (0.15%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 1 (0.15%) HipChat
3 1 (0.15%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (0.44%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.15%) FLEXCUBE
2 1 (0.15%) Oracle BPM
2 1 (0.15%) Sage 50
2 1 (0.15%) SAP Business One
2 1 (0.15%) SAP Hybris
2 1 (0.15%) Temenos T24
2 1 (0.15%) VisionPLUS
Cloud Services
1 51 (7.54%) Amazon AWS
2 41 (6.07%) GitHub
3 16 (2.37%) Microsoft Azure
4 15 (2.22%) IaaS
5 14 (2.07%) PaaS
6 11 (1.63%) Google Cloud Platform
7 8 (1.18%) Loggly
7 8 (1.18%) Sumo Logic
8 4 (0.59%) CloudBees
9 3 (0.44%) OpenShift
9 3 (0.44%) SaaS
10 2 (0.30%) Amazon EC2
10 2 (0.30%) Amazon S3
10 2 (0.30%) AWS CloudFormation
10 2 (0.30%) Google App Engine
11 1 (0.15%) Amazon ElastiCache
11 1 (0.15%) Amazon ELB
11 1 (0.15%) CloudFront
11 1 (0.15%) Force.com
11 1 (0.15%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 55 (8.14%) HTTP
2 19 (2.81%) TCP/IP
3 15 (2.22%) SSL
4 11 (1.63%) OpenLDAP
5 10 (1.48%) Internet
6 6 (0.89%) DNS
6 6 (0.89%) Kerberos
6 6 (0.89%) Network Security
7 5 (0.74%) LDAP
8 3 (0.44%) Firewall
9 2 (0.30%) AMQP
9 2 (0.30%) Intranet
10 1 (0.15%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
10 1 (0.15%) FCoE
10 1 (0.15%) Fibre Channel
10 1 (0.15%) iSCSI
10 1 (0.15%) LAN
10 1 (0.15%) NAS
10 1 (0.15%) SAN
10 1 (0.15%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 111 (16.42%) MongoDB
2 76 (11.24%) NoSQL
3 75 (11.09%) PostgreSQL
4 60 (8.88%) Relational Database
5 45 (6.66%) MySQL
5 45 (6.66%) Redis
6 27 (3.99%) Apache Cassandra
7 16 (2.37%) Hadoop
8 15 (2.22%) HBase
9 13 (1.92%) SQL Server
10 12 (1.78%) Big Data
10 12 (1.78%) Oracle Database
11 9 (1.33%) Apache Hive
11 9 (1.33%) Riak
12 7 (1.04%) Oracle Database 11g
13 3 (0.44%) Neo4j
13 3 (0.44%) Oracle BI Publisher
13 3 (0.44%) Oracle Database 10g
13 3 (0.44%) RDBMS
14 2 (0.30%) Oracle Database 12c
Development Applications
1 150 (22.19%) Git (software)
1 150 (22.19%) Jenkins
2 96 (14.20%) Selenium
3 74 (10.95%) JIRA
4 62 (9.17%) Cucumber
5 45 (6.66%) JUnit
6 39 (5.77%) Maven
7 38 (5.62%) WebDriver
8 32 (4.73%) Subversion
9 24 (3.55%) JMeter
10 19 (2.81%) Jasmine
11 18 (2.66%) Mockito
12 16 (2.37%) Grunt
13 15 (2.22%) Android Studio
13 15 (2.22%) Eclipse
13 15 (2.22%) Vagrant
14 14 (2.07%) Bitbucket
14 14 (2.07%) SoapUI
15 13 (1.92%) Hudson
15 13 (1.92%) Mercurial
General
1 55 (8.14%) Finance
2 23 (3.40%) Banking
3 20 (2.96%) Retail
4 11 (1.63%) Telecoms
5 8 (1.18%) Law
5 8 (1.18%) Marketing
6 7 (1.04%) Electronics
7 6 (0.89%) Games
7 6 (0.89%) Manufacturing
8 3 (0.44%) Advertising
9 2 (0.30%) German Language
9 2 (0.30%) Legal
9 2 (0.30%) Pharmaceutical
9 2 (0.30%) Retail Banking
10 1 (0.15%) Automotive
10 1 (0.15%) iGaming
10 1 (0.15%) Multimedia
10 1 (0.15%) Online Betting
Job Titles
1 409 (60.50%) Developer
2 260 (38.46%) Java Developer
3 88 (13.02%) Architect
4 40 (5.92%) Tester
5 39 (5.77%) Technical Architect
6 35 (5.18%) Senior Developer
7 34 (5.03%) Android Developer
7 34 (5.03%) Automation Tester
7 34 (5.03%) Scala Developer
8 32 (4.73%) Agile Developer
9 31 (4.59%) Agile Java Developer
9 31 (4.59%) DevOps Engineer
10 29 (4.29%) Java Architect
11 26 (3.85%) Senior Java Developer
11 26 (3.85%) Software Engineer
12 24 (3.55%) Java Scala Developer
12 24 (3.55%) Software Developer
13 21 (3.11%) Selenium Tester
14 20 (2.96%) Selenium Automation Tester
15 18 (2.66%) Java Automation Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 185 (27.37%) Spring
2 145 (21.45%) HTML
3 129 (19.08%) RESTful
4 109 (16.12%) REST
5 105 (15.53%) Web Services
6 97 (14.35%) CSS
7 73 (10.80%) Hibernate
7 73 (10.80%) Node.js
8 68 (10.06%) HTML5
9 61 (9.02%) AngularJS
10 55 (8.14%) SOAP
11 54 (7.99%) XML
12 53 (7.84%) JSON
13 52 (7.69%) J2EE
14 46 (6.80%) Spring Boot
15 41 (6.07%) CSS3
16 37 (5.47%) Django
17 34 (5.03%) Play Framework
18 30 (4.44%) Middleware
19 26 (3.85%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 46 (6.80%) User Experience
2 45 (6.66%) Mobile App
3 30 (4.44%) Analytical Skills
4 25 (3.70%) Enterprise Software
5 14 (2.07%) Social Media
6 13 (1.92%) Algorithms
7 12 (1.78%) Data Structures
8 10 (1.48%) Data Centre
8 10 (1.48%) NHS
9 8 (1.18%) Driving Licence
9 8 (1.18%) Tandem
10 5 (0.74%) Computer Science
10 5 (0.74%) Digital Media
10 5 (0.74%) Public Cloud
10 5 (0.74%) Replication
10 5 (0.74%) Smartphone
11 4 (0.59%) Mobile Banking
11 4 (0.59%) Online Banking
12 3 (0.44%) Clustering
12 3 (0.44%) e-Learning
Operating Systems
1 161 (23.82%) Linux
2 51 (7.54%) Unix
3 49 (7.25%) Android
4 24 (3.55%) Mac OS X
5 20 (2.96%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 19 (2.81%) Windows
7 18 (2.66%) Apple iOS
8 14 (2.07%) CoreOS
9 9 (1.33%) Embedded Linux
10 8 (1.18%) RancherOS
11 7 (1.04%) CentOS
12 5 (0.74%) Windows 7
13 4 (0.59%) Windows Embedded Compact
14 3 (0.44%) Windows Server
15 1 (0.15%) Solaris
15 1 (0.15%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 448 (66.27%) Agile Software Development
2 180 (26.63%) TDD
3 167 (24.70%) Scrum
4 130 (19.23%) BDD
5 103 (15.24%) Continuous Integration
6 97 (14.35%) DevOps
7 88 (13.02%) Open Source
8 85 (12.57%) Software Engineering
9 80 (11.83%) Microservices
10 77 (11.39%) Kanban
11 72 (10.65%) OO
12 63 (9.32%) Configuration Management
13 61 (9.02%) Automated Testing
14 54 (7.99%) Unit Testing
15 45 (6.66%) Test Automation
16 44 (6.51%) MVC
17 43 (6.36%) Mentoring
17 43 (6.36%) Web Development
18 39 (5.77%) Android Development
19 34 (5.03%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 212 (31.36%) JavaScript
2 137 (20.27%) Python
3 111 (16.42%) Scala
4 96 (14.20%) SQL
5 90 (13.31%) Ruby
6 71 (10.50%) PHP
7 34 (5.03%) C#
8 28 (4.14%) Groovy
9 22 (3.25%) C++
10 20 (2.96%) Go
11 19 (2.81%) Bash Shell
12 14 (2.07%) Clojure
13 13 (1.92%) Apple Swift
14 10 (1.48%) C
14 10 (1.48%) Objective-C
15 6 (0.89%) Shell Script
16 5 (0.74%) XPath
17 4 (0.59%) Perl
17 4 (0.59%) PL/SQL
18 3 (0.44%) VB
Qualifications
1 42 (6.21%) Security Cleared
2 23 (3.40%) SC Cleared
3 10 (1.48%) BPSS Clearance
3 10 (1.48%) Degree
4 4 (0.59%) ISEB
4 4 (0.59%) ISTQB
5 3 (0.44%) BC Cleared
6 2 (0.30%) CTC Cleared
6 2 (0.30%) HNC
7 1 (0.15%) DBS Check
7 1 (0.15%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
7 1 (0.15%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 1 (0.15%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 36 (5.33%) QA
2 8 (1.18%) Disclosure Scotland
3 4 (0.59%) SDET
4 3 (0.44%) FATCA
5 2 (0.30%) Data Quality
5 2 (0.30%) HL7
5 2 (0.30%) SLA
6 1 (0.15%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 65 (9.62%) Docker
2 14 (2.07%) HDFS
3 12 (1.78%) Active Directory
4 10 (1.48%) VMware Infrastructure
5 8 (1.18%) etcd
5 8 (1.18%) flannel
6 5 (0.74%) GlusterFS
6 5 (0.74%) Virtual Machines
6 5 (0.74%) VirtualBox
7 2 (0.30%) NFS
7 2 (0.30%) vSphere
7 2 (0.30%) Xen
8 1 (0.15%) Hyper-V
8 1 (0.15%) KVM
8 1 (0.15%) Oracle RAC
8 1 (0.15%) Shibboleth
8 1 (0.15%) Squid
8 1 (0.15%) SRDF
8 1 (0.15%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 76 (11.24%) Puppet
2 54 (7.99%) Opscode Chef
3 45 (6.66%) Ansible
4 25 (3.70%) Nagios
5 21 (3.11%) Kubernetes
6 20 (2.96%) Oracle Identity Management
7 19 (2.81%) Oracle Identity Manager
7 19 (2.81%) Salt
8 11 (1.63%) ZABBIX
9 9 (1.33%) Hadoop YARN
9 9 (1.33%) Mesos
10 8 (1.18%) Consul
10 8 (1.18%) Docker Swarm
10 8 (1.18%) Host Intrusion Detection System
10 8 (1.18%) Marathon
10 8 (1.18%) Network Intrusion Detection System
10 8 (1.18%) Rancher
11 5 (0.74%) Kibana
11 5 (0.74%) logstash
11 5 (0.74%) SCCM
Vendors
1 72 (10.65%) Oracle
2 39 (5.77%) MuleSoft
3 33 (4.88%) Splunk
4 30 (4.44%) Red Hat
5 22 (3.25%) New Relic
6 21 (3.11%) Google
7 15 (2.22%) SaltStack
8 13 (1.92%) AppDynamics
9 11 (1.63%) Microsoft
10 10 (1.48%) IBM
10 10 (1.48%) VMware
11 9 (1.33%) Zend
12 8 (1.18%) Rackspace
13 7 (1.04%) Hortonworks
14 5 (0.74%) SAP
14 5 (0.74%) Tealium
15 4 (0.59%) Adobe
16 3 (0.44%) Atlassian
16 3 (0.44%) hybris
16 3 (0.44%) Twitter
York, North Yorkshire
ISL
Rate: £350 - £450 per day
Posted: 11 hours ago
Leeds, Yorkshire
Felix Technologies
Rate: Open
Posted: 23 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Rate: From £400 to £500 per day 3 Months initially
Posted: 11 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Rate: From £30,000 to £45,000 per annum + Great Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
North Yorkshire
Proactive Appointments
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Calibre Search Ltd
Rate: £375 - £400 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Rate: From £350 to £450 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Rate: £500 - £550 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Rate: Market Rate
Posted: 5 days ago
Yorkshire
Maclean Moore Consulting
Rate: From £300 to £350 per day
Posted: 11 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Pro-Quest Resourcing Ltd
Rate: Please indicate day rate and availability when applying
Posted: 4 days ago
West Yorkshire
E-synergy Solutions
Rate: £500 - £600 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Shipley, West Yorkshire
Experis Ltd
Rate: £500.00 - £540.00 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
York, North Yorkshire
Oscar
Rate: £300 - £375 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Rate: Unspecified Market Rates - 3 Months initially
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, Yorkshire
Transition Partners
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds, Yorkshire
Transition Partners
Posted: 6 days ago
Doncaster, South Yorkshire
nGAGE Specialist Recruitment
Rate: £380 per day
Posted: 12 days ago
Leeds, Yorkshire
Transition Partners
Posted: 6 days ago
Yorkshire
RP International
Posted: 4 days ago
Sheffield
People Source Consulting
Rate: £450 - £500 per day
Posted: 14 days ago
Sheffield
People Source Consulting
Rate: £400 - £500 per day
Posted: 19 days ago