Period
to 18 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Bradford with a requirement for Java skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Java over the 6 months to 18 November 2017 with a comparison to the 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
West Yorkshire > Bradford
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 13 26 39
Rank change year-on-year +13 +13 -14
Contract jobs citing Java 14 18 20
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bradford 7.04% 5.79% 4.12%
As % of the Programming Languages category 33.33% 20.00% 9.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 18 23
Bradford median daily rate £425 £450 £310
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.56% +45.16% -3.13%
10th Percentile £406 £325 £288
90th Percentile £625 £476 £438
West Yorkshire median daily rate £425 £430 £430
% change year-on-year -1.16% - +14.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 5
Bradford median hourly rate - - £40.00
West Yorkshire median hourly rate - £42.50 £40.00
% change year-on-year - +6.25% -3.61%

Java is in the Programming Languages category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Bradford with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Bradford
Contract vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 42 90 222
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bradford 21.11% 28.94% 45.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 28 55 118
Bradford median daily rate £425 £360 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +18.06% +2.86% +7.69%
10th Percentile £329 £215 £263
90th Percentile £595 £450 £438
West Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £400 £353
% change year-on-year - +13.48% +8.46%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 4
Bradford median hourly rate - - £27.68
West Yorkshire median hourly rate £40.00 £13.50 £19.50
% change year-on-year +196.30% -30.77% -18.75%

Java
Job Vacancy Trend in Bradford

Job postings citing Java as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Bradford.

Job vacancy trend for Java in Bradford

Java
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Bradford

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Java in Bradford

Java
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Bradford

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Java in Bradford over the 6 months to 18 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Java in Bradford

Java
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Bradford

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Java in Bradford.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Java in Bradford

For the 6 months to 18 November 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 Bradford region with a requirement for Java.

1 9 (64.29%) Agile Software Development
1 9 (64.29%) REST
1 9 (64.29%) Microservices
2 8 (57.14%) Retail
3 7 (50.00%) PostgreSQL
3 7 (50.00%) BDD
4 6 (42.86%) Docker
4 6 (42.86%) Dropwizard
4 6 (42.86%) XSD
4 6 (42.86%) OOD
4 6 (42.86%) Cucumber
5 5 (35.71%) JIRA
5 5 (35.71%) OO
5 5 (35.71%) JAXB
5 5 (35.71%) Minimum Viable Product
5 5 (35.71%) User Stories
6 4 (28.57%) Relational Database
6 4 (28.57%) Don't repeat yourself (DRY)
6 4 (28.57%) Swagger
7 3 (21.43%) Google Cloud Platform
7 3 (21.43%) Event-Driven Architecture
7 3 (21.43%) Oracle
7 3 (21.43%) Amazon AWS
7 3 (21.43%) Java EE
8 2 (14.29%) Business Development
8 2 (14.29%) Technical Architecture
8 2 (14.29%) Google
8 2 (14.29%) C#
8 2 (14.29%) .NET
8 2 (14.29%) J2EE

Java
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 (7.14%) JBoss
1 1 (7.14%) Tomcat
1 1 (7.14%) WebLogic
Cloud Services
1 3 (21.43%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (21.43%) Google Cloud Platform
2 1 (7.14%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (7.14%) PaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (50.00%) PostgreSQL
2 4 (28.57%) Relational Database
3 1 (7.14%) MySQL
3 1 (7.14%) RDBMS
3 1 (7.14%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 6 (42.86%) Cucumber
2 5 (35.71%) JIRA
3 2 (14.29%) IntelliJ
General
1 8 (57.14%) Retail
2 1 (7.14%) Finance
Job Titles
1 8 (57.14%) Developer
1 8 (57.14%) Java Developer
2 5 (35.71%) Architect
2 5 (35.71%) Solutions Architect
3 2 (14.29%) .NET Architect
3 2 (14.29%) .NET Solutions Architect
3 2 (14.29%) .NET Technical Architect
3 2 (14.29%) Cloud Architect
3 2 (14.29%) Cloud Solutions Architect
3 2 (14.29%) Integration Architect
3 2 (14.29%) Microsoft Solutions Architect
3 2 (14.29%) Systems Integration Architect
3 2 (14.29%) Technical Architect
3 2 (14.29%) Technical Solutions Architect
4 1 (7.14%) Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) Automation Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) AWS Architect
4 1 (7.14%) Quality Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) Senior Developer
4 1 (7.14%) Senior Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (64.29%) REST
2 6 (42.86%) Dropwizard
2 6 (42.86%) XSD
3 5 (35.71%) JAXB
4 4 (28.57%) Swagger
5 3 (21.43%) Java EE
6 2 (14.29%) .NET
6 2 (14.29%) J2EE
6 2 (14.29%) Web Services
7 1 (7.14%) Backbone.js
7 1 (7.14%) CSS
7 1 (7.14%) HTML
7 1 (7.14%) JSON
7 1 (7.14%) Node.js
7 1 (7.14%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 5 (35.71%) Minimum Viable Product
2 2 (14.29%) Algorithms
2 2 (14.29%) Mobile App
2 2 (14.29%) Virtual Team
3 1 (7.14%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 1 (7.14%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (64.29%) Agile Software Development
1 9 (64.29%) Microservices
2 7 (50.00%) BDD
3 6 (42.86%) OOD
4 5 (35.71%) OO
4 5 (35.71%) User Stories
5 4 (28.57%) Don't repeat yourself (DRY)
6 3 (21.43%) Event-Driven Architecture
7 2 (14.29%) Business Development
7 2 (14.29%) DevOps
7 2 (14.29%) Domain Models
7 2 (14.29%) E-Commerce
7 2 (14.29%) SOA
7 2 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
7 2 (14.29%) Technical Architecture
8 1 (7.14%) Continuous Integration
8 1 (7.14%) Kanban
8 1 (7.14%) Manual Testing
8 1 (7.14%) Test Automation
8 1 (7.14%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 2 (14.29%) C#
2 1 (7.14%) JavaScript
2 1 (7.14%) Scala
Qualifications
1 1 (7.14%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.14%) Disclosure Scotland
1 1 (7.14%) GCP
System Software
1 6 (42.86%) Docker
Vendors
1 3 (21.43%) Oracle
2 2 (14.29%) Google
2 2 (14.29%) Microsoft