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 24 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
24 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Java
Rank 4 13 11
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -2
Contract jobs citing Java 450 288 260
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 15.95% 10.24% 10.22%
As % of the Programming Languages category 35.69% 23.72% 24.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 319 213 170
Median daily rate £425 £400 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +23.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £338 £316 £279
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £510 £413
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 3 1
Median hourly rate £12.75 £35.00 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-63.57% -12.50%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £40.00 £39.25
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +1.91%
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
1261 1214 1080
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 44.70% 43.17% 42.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 899 820 724
Median daily rate £400 £340 £320
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.64% +6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £450 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 21 14 30
Median hourly rate £16.50 £35.00 £29.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-52.85% +20.68%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.00 £25.00 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.55 £40.00 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £36.50 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+2.73% +1.38%

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 24 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 24 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 +6 363 £425 +6.25% 107
South Yorkshire -5 56 £450 +20.00% 14
North Yorkshire +13 14 £405 +1.25% 13
East Yorkshire - 4 £450 - 5
Humberside - 1 £155 -
Java
England

Java
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 24 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.

1 533 (63.76%) Agile Software Development
2 276 (33.01%) TDD
3 260 (31.10%) Spring
4 236 (28.23%) JavaScript
5 235 (28.11%) Linux
6 212 (25.36%) Jenkins
7 176 (21.05%) Git (software)
8 167 (19.98%) DevOps
8 167 (19.98%) Puppet
9 162 (19.38%) Scrum
10 160 (19.14%) HTML
11 145 (17.34%) Hibernate
12 144 (17.22%) Oracle
12 144 (17.22%) Maven
13 140 (16.75%) Continuous Integration
14 123 (14.71%) Python
15 121 (14.47%) Ruby
15 121 (14.47%) BDD
16 118 (14.11%) MongoDB
17 113 (13.52%) Microservices
18 112 (13.40%) REST
18 112 (13.40%) CSS
19 111 (13.28%) Unix
19 111 (13.28%) JIRA
20 108 (12.92%) RESTful
21 101 (12.08%) SQL
22 94 (11.24%) Security Cleared
23 90 (10.77%) SOA
24 88 (10.53%) XML
24 88 (10.53%) Selenium

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 71 (8.49%) Tomcat
2 70 (8.37%) Confluence
3 64 (7.66%) Node.js
4 41 (4.90%) Apache
4 41 (4.90%) WebSphere
5 39 (4.67%) nginx
6 37 (4.43%) OpenStack
7 25 (2.99%) JBoss
8 23 (2.75%) WebLogic
9 16 (1.91%) Jetty
10 13 (1.56%) IIS
11 10 (1.20%) WebSphere Application Server
12 9 (1.08%) Oracle Service Bus
13 8 (0.96%) Elasticsearch
13 8 (0.96%) WebSphere Portal
14 7 (0.84%) Cloud Foundry
15 6 (0.72%) SAS
16 5 (0.60%) CloudStack
16 5 (0.60%) GlassFish
16 5 (0.60%) Oracle HTTP Server
Applications
1 6 (0.72%) MS Visio
2 1 (0.12%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 8 (0.96%) Oracle ERP
2 4 (0.48%) Oracle BPM
3 3 (0.36%) BigMachines
3 3 (0.36%) Eloqua
3 3 (0.36%) Magento
4 2 (0.24%) Payment Gateway
4 2 (0.24%) 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%) Oracle EBS
5 1 (0.12%) Oracle EBS R12
5 1 (0.12%) Unica
Cloud Services
1 81 (9.69%) Amazon AWS
2 39 (4.67%) GitHub
3 19 (2.27%) Cloud Computing
4 18 (2.15%) Microsoft Azure
5 13 (1.56%) Amazon EC2
5 13 (1.56%) Google App Engine
5 13 (1.56%) Google Cloud Platform
6 8 (0.96%) IaaS
7 7 (0.84%) SaaS
8 4 (0.48%) Amazon S3
9 2 (0.24%) Google Play
9 2 (0.24%) PaaS
10 1 (0.12%) Amazon EMR
10 1 (0.12%) AWS CloudFormation
10 1 (0.12%) Google Apps
10 1 (0.12%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 44 (5.26%) HTTP
2 27 (3.23%) Network Security
3 23 (2.75%) Internet
4 19 (2.27%) TCP/IP
5 15 (1.79%) SSL
6 11 (1.32%) DNS
6 11 (1.32%) FTP
7 9 (1.08%) DHCP
7 9 (1.08%) IPsec
7 9 (1.08%) WAN
8 8 (0.96%) Firewall
8 8 (0.96%) LAN
8 8 (0.96%) SNMP
9 4 (0.48%) LDAP
10 3 (0.36%) DVB
10 3 (0.36%) FCoE
10 3 (0.36%) Intrusion Detection
10 3 (0.36%) iSCSI
10 3 (0.36%) NAS
10 3 (0.36%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 118 (14.11%) MongoDB
2 83 (9.93%) NoSQL
3 60 (7.18%) Relational Database
4 50 (5.98%) Apache Cassandra
5 49 (5.86%) SQL Server
6 47 (5.62%) MySQL
7 42 (5.02%) Oracle Database
8 37 (4.43%) PostgreSQL
9 24 (2.87%) CouchDB
10 21 (2.51%) Redis
11 17 (2.03%) Hadoop
12 16 (1.91%) RDBMS
13 12 (1.44%) Big Data
14 11 (1.32%) Neo4j
15 10 (1.20%) DB2
15 10 (1.20%) Hazelcast
15 10 (1.20%) Oracle Database 11g
16 9 (1.08%) Data Warehouse
17 5 (0.60%) Amazon RDS
18 4 (0.48%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 212 (25.36%) Jenkins
2 176 (21.05%) Git (software)
3 144 (17.22%) Maven
4 111 (13.28%) JIRA
5 88 (10.53%) Selenium
6 77 (9.21%) JUnit
7 64 (7.66%) Cucumber
8 48 (5.74%) Subversion
9 46 (5.50%) SonarQube
10 43 (5.14%) Mockito
11 30 (3.59%) Mocha
12 29 (3.47%) Appium
13 26 (3.11%) Ant
13 26 (3.11%) Sonatype Nexus
14 22 (2.63%) JMeter
15 19 (2.27%) Liquibase
15 19 (2.27%) LoadRunner
16 18 (2.15%) Artifactory
16 18 (2.15%) GitLab
17 17 (2.03%) Hamcrest
General
1 59 (7.06%) Retail
2 55 (6.58%) Finance
3 19 (2.27%) Games
4 18 (2.15%) Banking
5 11 (1.32%) Telecoms
6 5 (0.60%) Billing
6 5 (0.60%) Law
7 4 (0.48%) Online Betting
8 3 (0.36%) Local Government
8 3 (0.36%) Marketing
9 2 (0.24%) Electronics
9 2 (0.24%) Legal
9 2 (0.24%) Manufacturing
10 1 (0.12%) Advertising
10 1 (0.12%) Aerospace
10 1 (0.12%) Interactive Media
10 1 (0.12%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 482 (57.66%) Developer
2 376 (44.98%) Java Developer
3 106 (12.68%) Senior Developer
4 100 (11.96%) Senior Java Developer
5 95 (11.36%) Architect
6 82 (9.81%) DevOps Engineer
7 80 (9.57%) Agile Developer
8 77 (9.21%) Agile Java Developer
9 39 (4.67%) Java Engineer
10 38 (4.55%) Technical Architect
11 35 (4.19%) JavaScript Developer
12 30 (3.59%) Senior Agile Developer
13 29 (3.47%) Senior Agile Java Developer
13 29 (3.47%) Solutions Architect
14 28 (3.35%) Analyst
15 20 (2.39%) Operations Engineer
15 20 (2.39%) Scala Developer
16 19 (2.27%) Technical Leader
17 18 (2.15%) Java Architect
17 18 (2.15%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 260 (31.10%) Spring
2 160 (19.14%) HTML
3 145 (17.34%) Hibernate
4 112 (13.40%) CSS
4 112 (13.40%) REST
5 108 (12.92%) RESTful
6 88 (10.53%) XML
7 85 (10.17%) AngularJS
8 81 (9.69%) RabbitMQ
9 79 (9.45%) .NET
9 79 (9.45%) Web Services
10 70 (8.37%) J2EE
11 63 (7.54%) HTML5
12 49 (5.86%) JSON
13 42 (5.02%) Middleware
14 40 (4.78%) CSS3
15 38 (4.55%) Spring Boot
16 37 (4.43%) JPA
17 35 (4.19%) Apache Camel
18 30 (3.59%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 72 (8.61%) Analytical Skills
2 35 (4.19%) Mobile App
3 27 (3.23%) User Experience
4 23 (2.75%) Digital Media
5 18 (2.15%) Enterprise Software
6 10 (1.20%) Social Media
7 8 (0.96%) Computer Science
7 8 (0.96%) Data Centre
7 8 (0.96%) PKI
7 8 (0.96%) Visualisation
8 6 (0.72%) Management Information System
9 5 (0.60%) Data Integration
9 5 (0.60%) iSeries
9 5 (0.60%) Wiki
10 4 (0.48%) Blog
10 4 (0.48%) Private Cloud
11 3 (0.36%) IPTV
11 3 (0.36%) MHEG
11 3 (0.36%) Mobile Banking
11 3 (0.36%) RIA
Operating Systems
1 235 (28.11%) Linux
2 111 (13.28%) Unix
3 67 (8.01%) Windows
4 46 (5.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 38 (4.55%) CentOS
6 36 (4.31%) Mac OS X
7 30 (3.59%) Android
8 21 (2.51%) Ubuntu
9 10 (1.20%) CoreOS
10 9 (1.08%) AIX
11 7 (0.84%) SUSE
11 7 (0.84%) Windows Server
12 5 (0.60%) HPUX
13 4 (0.48%) Apple iOS
13 4 (0.48%) Solaris
14 3 (0.36%) Embedded Linux
15 2 (0.24%) Mac OS
15 2 (0.24%) Windows Mobile
16 1 (0.12%) Debian
16 1 (0.12%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 533 (63.76%) Agile Software Development
2 276 (33.01%) TDD
3 167 (19.98%) DevOps
4 162 (19.38%) Scrum
5 140 (16.75%) Continuous Integration
6 121 (14.47%) BDD
7 113 (13.52%) Microservices
8 90 (10.77%) SOA
9 73 (8.73%) Open Source
10 69 (8.25%) Configuration Management
11 67 (8.01%) OO
12 55 (6.58%) Test Automation
13 53 (6.34%) Unit Testing
14 50 (5.98%) Kanban
15 46 (5.50%) Software Engineering
16 45 (5.38%) Web Development
17 41 (4.90%) CRM
18 37 (4.43%) Pair Programming
18 37 (4.43%) Regression Testing
18 37 (4.43%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 236 (28.23%) JavaScript
2 123 (14.71%) Python
3 121 (14.47%) Ruby
4 101 (12.08%) SQL
5 73 (8.73%) Scala
6 62 (7.42%) PHP
7 60 (7.18%) Perl
8 58 (6.94%) C#
9 54 (6.46%) Bash Shell
10 32 (3.83%) PL/SQL
11 30 (3.59%) C
12 29 (3.47%) C++
13 27 (3.23%) Groovy
14 18 (2.15%) Clojure
15 16 (1.91%) ECMAScript
15 16 (1.91%) ES6
15 16 (1.91%) Shell Script
16 15 (1.79%) Go
17 11 (1.32%) PowerShell
18 10 (1.20%) CoffeeScript
Qualifications
1 94 (11.24%) Security Cleared
2 71 (8.49%) SC Cleared
3 17 (2.03%) BPSS Clearance
4 16 (1.91%) ISTQB
5 13 (1.56%) Degree
6 10 (1.20%) ISEB
7 9 (1.08%) BC Cleared
8 8 (0.96%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 5 (0.60%) Sun Certification
10 1 (0.12%) Microsoft Certification
10 1 (0.12%) Oracle Certification
10 1 (0.12%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 35 (4.19%) QA
2 26 (3.11%) Disclosure Scotland
3 3 (0.36%) SDET
4 2 (0.24%) Data Quality
5 1 (0.12%) SLA
5 1 (0.12%) WCAG
System Software
1 76 (9.09%) Docker
2 42 (5.02%) VMware Infrastructure
3 33 (3.95%) vSphere
4 15 (1.79%) Xen
5 10 (1.20%) Ceph
5 10 (1.20%) etcd
5 10 (1.20%) flannel
5 10 (1.20%) GlusterFS
6 9 (1.08%) Active Directory
6 9 (1.08%) KVM
7 5 (0.60%) Hyper-V
8 3 (0.36%) NFS
8 3 (0.36%) Oracle RAC
8 3 (0.36%) SRDF
9 1 (0.12%) HDFS
9 1 (0.12%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 167 (19.98%) Puppet
2 52 (6.22%) Opscode Chef
3 46 (5.50%) Ansible
4 36 (4.31%) logstash
5 18 (2.15%) Bareos
5 18 (2.15%) Graphite
5 18 (2.15%) Piwik
5 18 (2.15%) yum
6 16 (1.91%) Salt
7 14 (1.67%) Nagios
8 11 (1.32%) Kubernetes
9 10 (1.20%) HAProxy
9 10 (1.20%) Host Intrusion Detection System
9 10 (1.20%) Network Intrusion Detection System
10 9 (1.08%) Control-M
10 9 (1.08%) Oracle Identity Management
10 9 (1.08%) Oracle Identity Manager
11 8 (0.96%) Opsview
12 7 (0.84%) Grafana
12 7 (0.84%) Uchiwa
Vendors
1 144 (17.22%) Oracle
2 51 (6.10%) VMware
3 33 (3.95%) IBM
4 31 (3.71%) Microsoft
5 29 (3.47%) Atlassian
6 28 (3.35%) Google
7 26 (3.11%) Red Hat
8 24 (2.87%) Splunk
9 11 (1.32%) HP
9 11 (1.32%) Sybase
10 10 (1.20%) AppDynamics
10 10 (1.20%) Dynatrace
10 10 (1.20%) New Relic
11 8 (0.96%) Sitecore
12 7 (0.84%) Tableau
12 7 (0.84%) TIBCO
13 6 (0.72%) Citrix
13 6 (0.72%) SAP
14 5 (0.60%) Apigee
14 5 (0.60%) Teradata
Yorkshire
Real Staffing Group
Rate: competitive
Posted: 16 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
MA Associates Worldwide
Rate: From £400 to £500 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Spring Technology
Rate: £300.00 - £425.00 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Yorkshire
Penna Plc
Posted: 5 days ago
York, North Yorkshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Rate: 400 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
East Riding
Experis Ltd
Rate: £400.00 - £440.00 per day + DOE
Posted: 5 days ago
Sheffield
Computer Futures
Rate: £350 - £450 per day + competitive
Posted: 5 days ago
Yorkshire and the Humber
Amoria Bond
Rate: £0.00 per annum
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 - £475 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
York, North Yorkshire
Candour Solutions
Rate: Market Rates +
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
onezeero.
Rate: £345 - £350 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Oliver Bernard
Rate: £500 - £550 per day +
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds
Arrows Group Ltd
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 7 days ago
Yorkshire and the Humber
Amoria Bond
Rate: £0.00 per annum
Posted: 7 days ago
Leeds
Computer Futures
Rate: £400 - £450 per day + competitive
Posted: 8 days ago
West Yorkshire
Real Staffing
Rate: £450 - £550 per day + competitive
Posted: 11 days ago
Leeds
Arrows Group Ltd
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 11 days ago
Leeds
Real Staffing
Rate: £325 - £375 per day
Posted: 15 days ago
Leeds
Computer Futures
Rate: £350 - £450 per annum + competitive
Posted: 20 days ago
East Riding of Yorkshire
Computer Futures
Rate: £350 - £450 per day + competitive
Posted: 21 days ago
Leeds
Amoria Bond
Rate: £0.000 per hour
Posted: 21 days ago
Leeds
Arrows Group Ltd
Rate: £500 - £600 per day + Negotiable
Posted: 21 days ago
Leeds
Arrows Group Ltd
Rate: £500 - £600 per day
Posted: 21 days ago
Leeds
Real Staffing
Rate: £350 - £400 per day + competitive
Posted: 21 days ago
Yorkshire and the Humber
Amoria Bond
Rate: £0.000 per hour
Posted: 27 days ago