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 May 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 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Java
Rank 4 15 12
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -3
Contract jobs citing Java 479 284 226
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 16.42% 9.57% 8.88%
As % of the Programming Languages category 37.22% 22.50% 20.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 341 196 141
Median daily rate £425 £400 £320
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +25.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £338 £315 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £450 £413
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 0
Median hourly rate £12.75 £35.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-63.57% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £40.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year
-6.25% -
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
1287 1262 1088
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 44.12% 42.52% 42.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 908 815 736
Median daily rate £400 £325 £315
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+23.07% +3.17%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £250 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £450 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 24 17 25
Median hourly rate £32.50 £38.00 £29.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-14.47% +31.03%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.00 £26.00 £15.08
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.00 £40.00 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.00 £36.00 £36.50
% change year-on-year
+5.55% -1.36%

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 May 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 2 May 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 +3 381 £425 +6.25% 103
South Yorkshire +7 72 £450 +12.50% 19
North Yorkshire +5 13 £335 -16.25% 9
East Yorkshire - 2 £155 - 2
Java
England

Java
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 2 May 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.

1 510 (63.59%) Agile Software Development
2 252 (31.42%) TDD
3 239 (29.80%) Spring
4 225 (28.05%) Linux
5 222 (27.68%) JavaScript
6 202 (25.19%) Jenkins
7 170 (21.20%) Git (software)
8 165 (20.57%) DevOps
9 162 (20.20%) HTML
10 156 (19.45%) Puppet
11 153 (19.08%) Scrum
12 141 (17.58%) Maven
13 135 (16.83%) Oracle
14 125 (15.59%) Hibernate
14 125 (15.59%) Continuous Integration
15 121 (15.09%) MongoDB
16 116 (14.46%) REST
17 112 (13.97%) BDD
17 112 (13.97%) Python
18 111 (13.84%) CSS
19 110 (13.72%) Microservices
20 108 (13.47%) Ruby
21 107 (13.34%) Unix
22 102 (12.72%) JIRA
23 99 (12.34%) Security Cleared
24 96 (11.97%) RESTful
25 91 (11.35%) Selenium
26 90 (11.22%) SQL
27 86 (10.72%) SOA
28 84 (10.47%) XML

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 74 (9.23%) Tomcat
2 67 (8.35%) Node.js
3 65 (8.10%) Confluence
4 48 (5.99%) nginx
5 39 (4.86%) Apache
6 37 (4.61%) WebSphere
7 36 (4.49%) OpenStack
8 27 (3.37%) JBoss
9 20 (2.49%) WebLogic
10 11 (1.37%) IIS
11 10 (1.25%) Jetty
11 10 (1.25%) WebSphere Application Server
12 8 (1.00%) Oracle Service Bus
12 8 (1.00%) WebSphere Portal
13 7 (0.87%) Cloud Foundry
14 6 (0.75%) SAS
15 5 (0.62%) CloudStack
15 5 (0.62%) GlassFish
16 4 (0.50%) CMS
16 4 (0.50%) SharePoint
Applications
1 6 (0.75%) MS Visio
2 1 (0.12%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 1 (0.12%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 7 (0.87%) Oracle ERP
2 4 (0.50%) BigMachines
2 4 (0.50%) Eloqua
3 3 (0.37%) Magento
3 3 (0.37%) Oracle BPM
4 2 (0.25%) Payment Gateway
4 2 (0.25%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 1 (0.12%) Adobe Campaign
5 1 (0.12%) Dynamics CRM
5 1 (0.12%) Oracle CRM
5 1 (0.12%) Unica
Cloud Services
1 81 (10.10%) Amazon AWS
2 36 (4.49%) GitHub
3 21 (2.62%) Microsoft Azure
4 19 (2.37%) Cloud Computing
5 12 (1.50%) Amazon EC2
5 12 (1.50%) Google App Engine
5 12 (1.50%) Google Cloud Platform
6 10 (1.25%) IaaS
6 10 (1.25%) SaaS
7 4 (0.50%) Amazon S3
7 4 (0.50%) PaaS
8 1 (0.12%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 43 (5.36%) HTTP
2 24 (2.99%) Internet
2 24 (2.99%) Network Security
3 20 (2.49%) TCP/IP
4 15 (1.87%) SSL
5 11 (1.37%) DNS
6 10 (1.25%) FTP
7 9 (1.12%) DHCP
7 9 (1.12%) IPsec
8 8 (1.00%) SNMP
9 7 (0.87%) Firewall
9 7 (0.87%) WAN
10 6 (0.75%) LAN
11 5 (0.62%) SMS
12 4 (0.50%) LDAP
13 3 (0.37%) DVB
13 3 (0.37%) Intrusion Detection
14 2 (0.25%) VPN
15 1 (0.12%) SAN
15 1 (0.12%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 121 (15.09%) MongoDB
2 82 (10.22%) NoSQL
3 52 (6.48%) Relational Database
4 50 (6.23%) Apache Cassandra
5 49 (6.11%) SQL Server
6 42 (5.24%) MySQL
6 42 (5.24%) Oracle Database
6 42 (5.24%) PostgreSQL
7 22 (2.74%) CouchDB
8 17 (2.12%) Redis
9 13 (1.62%) RDBMS
10 12 (1.50%) Hadoop
11 11 (1.37%) Neo4j
12 10 (1.25%) Big Data
12 10 (1.25%) Data Warehouse
12 10 (1.25%) Hazelcast
13 9 (1.12%) Amazon RDS
13 9 (1.12%) DB2
13 9 (1.12%) Oracle Database 11g
14 4 (0.50%) Amazon DynamoDB
Development Applications
1 202 (25.19%) Jenkins
2 170 (21.20%) Git (software)
3 141 (17.58%) Maven
4 102 (12.72%) JIRA
5 91 (11.35%) Selenium
6 69 (8.60%) JUnit
7 57 (7.11%) Cucumber
8 44 (5.49%) SonarQube
9 43 (5.36%) Subversion
10 39 (4.86%) Mockito
11 29 (3.62%) Appium
11 29 (3.62%) Mocha
12 28 (3.49%) GitLab
13 27 (3.37%) Artifactory
14 24 (2.99%) Ant
14 24 (2.99%) Sonatype Nexus
15 19 (2.37%) Liquibase
16 18 (2.24%) WebDriver
17 17 (2.12%) Hamcrest
18 16 (2.00%) JMeter
General
1 61 (7.61%) Retail
2 50 (6.23%) Finance
3 18 (2.24%) Games
4 14 (1.75%) Banking
5 9 (1.12%) Telecoms
6 5 (0.62%) Billing
6 5 (0.62%) Law
7 4 (0.50%) Legal
7 4 (0.50%) Local Government
8 3 (0.37%) Marketing
8 3 (0.37%) Online Betting
9 2 (0.25%) Electronics
9 2 (0.25%) Manufacturing
10 1 (0.12%) Aerospace
10 1 (0.12%) Interactive Media
10 1 (0.12%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 462 (57.61%) Developer
2 355 (44.26%) Java Developer
3 104 (12.97%) Senior Developer
4 95 (11.85%) Senior Java Developer
5 90 (11.22%) Architect
6 79 (9.85%) DevOps Engineer
7 77 (9.60%) Agile Developer
8 74 (9.23%) Agile Java Developer
9 38 (4.74%) Java Engineer
10 36 (4.49%) Technical Architect
11 34 (4.24%) JavaScript Developer
12 31 (3.87%) Solutions Architect
13 29 (3.62%) Senior Agile Developer
14 28 (3.49%) Senior Agile Java Developer
15 25 (3.12%) Analyst
16 20 (2.49%) Operations Engineer
17 19 (2.37%) Scala Developer
18 18 (2.24%) Test Leader
19 17 (2.12%) Digital Developer
19 17 (2.12%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 239 (29.80%) Spring
2 162 (20.20%) HTML
3 125 (15.59%) Hibernate
4 116 (14.46%) REST
5 111 (13.84%) CSS
6 96 (11.97%) RESTful
7 84 (10.47%) XML
8 81 (10.10%) .NET
9 78 (9.73%) AngularJS
10 77 (9.60%) RabbitMQ
11 70 (8.73%) Web Services
12 64 (7.98%) J2EE
13 63 (7.86%) HTML5
14 50 (6.23%) JSON
15 40 (4.99%) Spring Boot
16 39 (4.86%) Middleware
17 38 (4.74%) CSS3
18 35 (4.36%) Apache Camel
18 35 (4.36%) JPA
19 30 (3.74%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 63 (7.86%) Analytical Skills
2 32 (3.99%) Mobile App
3 24 (2.99%) User Experience
4 20 (2.49%) Digital Media
5 17 (2.12%) Enterprise Software
6 8 (1.00%) Data Centre
6 8 (1.00%) PKI
6 8 (1.00%) Visualisation
7 6 (0.75%) Computer Science
7 6 (0.75%) Social Media
8 5 (0.62%) Blog
8 5 (0.62%) Data Integration
8 5 (0.62%) iSeries
8 5 (0.62%) Management Information System
9 4 (0.50%) Private Cloud
9 4 (0.50%) Wiki
10 3 (0.37%) MHEG
10 3 (0.37%) Mobile Banking
10 3 (0.37%) RIA
10 3 (0.37%) STB
Operating Systems
1 225 (28.05%) Linux
2 107 (13.34%) Unix
3 56 (6.98%) Windows
4 48 (5.99%) CentOS
5 43 (5.36%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 38 (4.74%) Mac OS X
7 31 (3.87%) Android
8 21 (2.62%) Ubuntu
9 10 (1.25%) CoreOS
10 8 (1.00%) AIX
11 6 (0.75%) SUSE
12 5 (0.62%) HPUX
13 3 (0.37%) Apple iOS
13 3 (0.37%) Embedded Linux
13 3 (0.37%) Windows Server
14 2 (0.25%) Mac OS
14 2 (0.25%) Solaris
15 1 (0.12%) Debian
15 1 (0.12%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 510 (63.59%) Agile Software Development
2 252 (31.42%) TDD
3 165 (20.57%) DevOps
4 153 (19.08%) Scrum
5 125 (15.59%) Continuous Integration
6 112 (13.97%) BDD
7 110 (13.72%) Microservices
8 86 (10.72%) SOA
9 68 (8.48%) Configuration Management
10 66 (8.23%) Open Source
11 61 (7.61%) OO
12 53 (6.61%) Test Automation
13 49 (6.11%) Kanban
13 49 (6.11%) Unit Testing
14 44 (5.49%) Web Development
15 40 (4.99%) SDLC
16 38 (4.74%) CRM
17 37 (4.61%) Software Engineering
18 35 (4.36%) Regression Testing
19 31 (3.87%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 222 (27.68%) JavaScript
2 112 (13.97%) Python
3 108 (13.47%) Ruby
4 90 (11.22%) SQL
5 70 (8.73%) Scala
6 62 (7.73%) C#
6 62 (7.73%) PHP
7 57 (7.11%) Perl
8 52 (6.48%) Bash Shell
9 33 (4.11%) PL/SQL
10 29 (3.62%) C
10 29 (3.62%) C++
11 27 (3.37%) Groovy
12 17 (2.12%) Clojure
13 15 (1.87%) Shell Script
14 14 (1.75%) ECMAScript
14 14 (1.75%) ES6
14 14 (1.75%) Go
15 10 (1.25%) PowerShell
16 6 (0.75%) VBA
Qualifications
1 99 (12.34%) Security Cleared
2 70 (8.73%) SC Cleared
3 19 (2.37%) BPSS Clearance
4 13 (1.62%) BC Cleared
4 13 (1.62%) ISTQB
5 9 (1.12%) Degree
5 9 (1.12%) ISEB
6 6 (0.75%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 5 (0.62%) Sun Certification
8 1 (0.12%) DBS Check
8 1 (0.12%) ITIL Certification
8 1 (0.12%) Microsoft Certification
8 1 (0.12%) Oracle Certification
8 1 (0.12%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 38 (4.74%) QA
2 34 (4.24%) Disclosure Scotland
3 3 (0.37%) SDET
4 2 (0.25%) Data Quality
5 1 (0.12%) SLA
5 1 (0.12%) WCAG
System Software
1 70 (8.73%) Docker
2 35 (4.36%) VMware Infrastructure
3 31 (3.87%) vSphere
4 13 (1.62%) Xen
5 10 (1.25%) Ceph
5 10 (1.25%) GlusterFS
6 8 (1.00%) Active Directory
7 7 (0.87%) KVM
8 2 (0.25%) Hyper-V
9 1 (0.12%) HDFS
9 1 (0.12%) NFS
9 1 (0.12%) Oracle RAC
9 1 (0.12%) SRDF
9 1 (0.12%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 156 (19.45%) Puppet
2 50 (6.23%) Opscode Chef
3 47 (5.86%) Ansible
4 33 (4.11%) logstash
5 24 (2.99%) Nagios
6 18 (2.24%) Graphite
7 17 (2.12%) Bareos
7 17 (2.12%) Opsview
7 17 (2.12%) yum
8 16 (2.00%) Piwik
8 16 (2.00%) Salt
9 11 (1.37%) Kubernetes
10 10 (1.25%) HAProxy
11 9 (1.12%) Control-M
12 7 (0.87%) Grafana
12 7 (0.87%) Kibana
12 7 (0.87%) Uchiwa
13 6 (0.75%) Oracle Identity Management
14 5 (0.62%) Oracle Identity Manager
14 5 (0.62%) StatsD
Vendors
1 135 (16.83%) Oracle
2 43 (5.36%) VMware
3 29 (3.62%) Atlassian
4 28 (3.49%) Google
4 28 (3.49%) Microsoft
5 27 (3.37%) IBM
6 24 (2.99%) Splunk
7 23 (2.87%) Red Hat
8 11 (1.37%) HP
9 9 (1.12%) Sybase
10 8 (1.00%) Sitecore
11 7 (0.87%) SAP
11 7 (0.87%) Tableau
12 6 (0.75%) AppDynamics
12 6 (0.75%) Citrix
12 6 (0.75%) Dynatrace
12 6 (0.75%) New Relic
13 5 (0.62%) Apigee
13 5 (0.62%) Mashery
13 5 (0.62%) Teradata
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Arrows Group
Rate: £400 - £600 per day
Posted: 56 minutes ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Arrows Group
Rate: £450.00 - £550.00 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Arrows Group
Rate: £450.00 - £500.00 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
ReThink Recruitment
Rate: £280 - £300 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Oliver Bernard
Rate: £400 - £450 per day + Flexible working
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Oscar
Rate: £300 - £400 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Oscar
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Mortimer Spinks
Posted: 5 days ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Hydrogen Group
Rate: £500.00 - £550.00 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
set2recruit
Rate: From £22,000 to £45,000 per annum DOE
Posted: 5 days ago
Yorkshire and the Humber
Amoria Bond
Rate: £0.000 per hour
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
MA Associates Worldwide
Rate: From £450 to £550 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
MA Associates Worldwide
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: Market Rates
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Experis Ltd
Rate: £350 - £550 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Oliver Bernard
Rate: £450 - £500 per day +
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Rate: From £450 to £530 per day 6 Months initially
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds
Real Staffing
Rate: £350 - £400 per day + competitive
Posted: 10 days ago
Yorkshire and the Humber
Amoria Bond
Rate: £0.000 per hour
Posted: 13 days ago
Yorkshire and the Humber
Amoria Bond
Rate: £0.000 per hour
Posted: 14 days ago
Leeds
Computer Futures
Rate: £350 - £450 per day + competitive
Posted: 18 days ago
Leeds
Computer Futures
Rate: £350 - £420 per day + competitive
Posted: 20 days ago
Leeds
Computer Futures
Rate: competitive
Posted: 20 days ago
Leeds
Hays Specialist Recruitment
Rate: £450.00 - £550.00 per day
Posted: 20 days ago
Leeds
Computer Futures
Rate: £350 - £450 per day + competitive
Posted: 21 days ago
Sheffield
People Source Consulting
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: 21 days ago
Sheffield
Amoria Bond
Rate: £0.000 per hour
Posted: 25 days ago
Leeds
Computer Futures
Rate: £220 - £221 per annum + competitive
Posted: 26 days ago