The median contractor rate for a Java Developer was - per day in advertised job vacancies in Bradford during the 3 months to 29 March 2017.

The first table below provides contractor rate benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Java Developer
West Yorkshire / Bradford
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 21 9 36
Rank change year-on-year -12 +27  
Contract jobs requiring a Java Developer 1 14 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bradford 0.93% 9.52% 1.65%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.03% 10.00% 1.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 8 2
Median daily rate - £450 £90
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +400.00%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £380
% change year-on-year +3.12% +5.26%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.25 £43.75 £38.00
% change year-on-year -5.71% +15.13%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies advertised in Bradford. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

Contract IT Job Roles
Bradford
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 97 140 240
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Bradford 90.65% 95.24% 99.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 42 94 110
Median daily rate £425 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% +6.66%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £208 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £525 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 18 22
Median hourly rate £20.50 £21.00 £12.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -2.38% +68.00%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £8.50 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £34.24 £23.00 £17.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £19.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year -10.25% +14.70%  

Java Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Bradford

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Bradford that featured Java Developer in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Java Developer in Bradford

Java Developer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Bradford

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Java Developer in Bradford.

Contractor daily rate trend for Java Developer in Bradford

Java Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Bradford

For the 6 months to 29 March 2017, Java Developer contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Bradford region featuring Java Developer in the job title.

1 6 (100.00%) Java
2 5 (83.33%) JavaScript
3 3 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (50.00%) AngularJS
3 3 (50.00%) Grails
4 2 (33.33%) Groovy
4 2 (33.33%) RESTful
4 2 (33.33%) Learning Management System
4 2 (33.33%) e-Learning
4 2 (33.33%) Spring
4 2 (33.33%) Web Services
4 2 (33.33%) XML
5 1 (16.67%) Windows
5 1 (16.67%) Python
5 1 (16.67%) JMS
5 1 (16.67%) OOD
5 1 (16.67%) ECMAScript
5 1 (16.67%) SQL
5 1 (16.67%) Oracle
5 1 (16.67%) SQL Server
5 1 (16.67%) Ant
5 1 (16.67%) JUnit
5 1 (16.67%) CSS
5 1 (16.67%) Struts
5 1 (16.67%) Web Development
5 1 (16.67%) Java EE
5 1 (16.67%) XPath
5 1 (16.67%) Spring MVC
5 1 (16.67%) JSF
5 1 (16.67%) Maven

Java Developer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Bradford 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 1 (16.67%) Elasticsearch
Cloud Services
1 1 (16.67%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (16.67%) Amazon S3
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (16.67%) Amazon DynamoDB
1 1 (16.67%) CouchDB
1 1 (16.67%) MongoDB
1 1 (16.67%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Ant
1 1 (16.67%) Bitbucket
1 1 (16.67%) Cucumber
1 1 (16.67%) Jenkins
1 1 (16.67%) JUnit
1 1 (16.67%) Maven
1 1 (16.67%) Mockito
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (50.00%) AngularJS
1 3 (50.00%) Grails
2 2 (33.33%) RESTful
2 2 (33.33%) Spring
2 2 (33.33%) Web Services
2 2 (33.33%) XML
3 1 (16.67%) CSS
3 1 (16.67%) Ember.js
3 1 (16.67%) Hibernate
3 1 (16.67%) HTML
3 1 (16.67%) Java EE
3 1 (16.67%) JMS
3 1 (16.67%) JPA
3 1 (16.67%) JSF
3 1 (16.67%) LESS
3 1 (16.67%) Node.js
3 1 (16.67%) Play Framework
3 1 (16.67%) RabbitMQ
3 1 (16.67%) Spring MVC
3 1 (16.67%) Struts
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) e-Learning
1 2 (33.33%) Learning Management System
2 1 (16.67%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 1 (16.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (16.67%) BDD
2 1 (16.67%) Concurrent Programming
2 1 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (16.67%) Front End Development
2 1 (16.67%) Microservices
2 1 (16.67%) Multithreading
2 1 (16.67%) MVC
2 1 (16.67%) OOD
2 1 (16.67%) Scrum
2 1 (16.67%) TDD
2 1 (16.67%) Unit Testing
2 1 (16.67%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 6 (100.00%) Java
2 5 (83.33%) JavaScript
3 2 (33.33%) Groovy
4 1 (16.67%) ECMAScript
4 1 (16.67%) ES6
4 1 (16.67%) Python
4 1 (16.67%) SQL
4 1 (16.67%) XPath
System Software
1 1 (16.67%) Docker
Vendors
1 1 (16.67%) Oracle