The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in North Yorkshire with a requirement for Java skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Java over the 3 months to 25 June 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
Yorkshire / North Yorkshire
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 13 17 26
Rank change year-on-year +4 +9  
Contract jobs citing Java 8 13 8
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in North Yorkshire 5.80% 7.10% 3.48%
As % of the Programming Languages category 13.79% 18.06% 10.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 10 6
Median daily rate £438 £438 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +34.61%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £358 £318 £261
10% offered a daily rate of more than £510 £485 £415
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £425 £400
% change year-on-year - +6.25%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £45.00 £35.75 £40.00
% change year-on-year +25.87% -10.62%  

Java is in the programming language skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in North Yorkshire with a requirement for programming language skills.

Contract Programming Language Skills
North Yorkshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 58 72 77
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in North Yorkshire 42.03% 39.34% 33.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 39 46 41
Median daily rate £325 £385 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -15.58% +18.46%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £272 £232 £285
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £454 £418
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +6.66% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 4 6
Median hourly rate £42.50 £13.50 £36.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +214.81% -63.01%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £37.50 £37.00
% change year-on-year +13.33% +1.35%  

Java
Job Vacancy Trend in North Yorkshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in North Yorkshire citing Java as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Programming Languages category.

Job vacancy trend for Java in North Yorkshire

Java
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in North Yorkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Java in North Yorkshire

Java
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in North Yorkshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Java in North Yorkshire over the 3 months to 25 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Java in North Yorkshire

Java
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in North Yorkshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Java in North Yorkshire

Java
Contract Job Locations in North 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 North Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 25 June 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
York +8 5 £438 - 5
Harrogate - 2 - - 1
Java
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 25 June 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 North Yorkshire region with a requirement for Java.

1 7 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (42.86%) Spring
3 5 (35.71%) Hibernate
3 5 (35.71%) Test Automation
4 4 (28.57%) Node.js
4 4 (28.57%) SDLC
4 4 (28.57%) Git (software)
4 4 (28.57%) C#
4 4 (28.57%) SQL
4 4 (28.57%) Oracle
4 4 (28.57%) SQL Server
4 4 (28.57%) XML
5 3 (21.43%) XSLT
5 3 (21.43%) Internet
5 3 (21.43%) OO
5 3 (21.43%) Tomcat
5 3 (21.43%) SOA
5 3 (21.43%) Jetty
5 3 (21.43%) JIRA
5 3 (21.43%) Oracle Database 11g
5 3 (21.43%) MVC
5 3 (21.43%) Requirements Analysis
5 3 (21.43%) Jenkins
5 3 (21.43%) Oracle Database
5 3 (21.43%) Cucumber
6 2 (14.29%) Open Source
6 2 (14.29%) Confluence
6 2 (14.29%) Infrastructure Management
6 2 (14.29%) Oracle Database 12c
6 2 (14.29%) Ansible

Java
Co-occurring IT Skills in North 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 3 (21.43%) Jetty
1 3 (21.43%) Tomcat
2 2 (14.29%) Confluence
2 2 (14.29%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 2 (14.29%) SharePoint
3 1 (7.14%) Oracle Service Bus
Business Applications
1 1 (7.14%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 1 (7.14%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (7.14%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 3 (21.43%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (28.57%) SQL Server
2 3 (21.43%) Oracle Database
2 3 (21.43%) Oracle Database 11g
3 2 (14.29%) Oracle Database 10g
3 2 (14.29%) Oracle Database 12c
3 2 (14.29%) Oracle8/8i Database
3 2 (14.29%) Oracle9i Database
3 2 (14.29%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (14.29%) SQL Server 2014
4 1 (7.14%) MySQL
4 1 (7.14%) NoSQL
4 1 (7.14%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 4 (28.57%) Git (software)
2 3 (21.43%) Cucumber
2 3 (21.43%) Jenkins
2 3 (21.43%) JIRA
3 2 (14.29%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 2 (14.29%) Visual Studio
4 1 (7.14%) Mockito
Job Titles
1 10 (71.43%) Developer
2 7 (50.00%) Java Developer
3 3 (21.43%) Lead Developer
3 3 (21.43%) Lead Java Developer
3 3 (21.43%) Node.js Developer
3 3 (21.43%) Technical Developer
3 3 (21.43%) Technical Leader
4 2 (14.29%) DevOps Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) Agile Developer
5 1 (7.14%) Agile Java Developer
5 1 (7.14%) Android Developer
5 1 (7.14%) Consultant
5 1 (7.14%) Database Developer
5 1 (7.14%) J2EE Developer
5 1 (7.14%) Java Architect
5 1 (7.14%) Java Technical Architect
5 1 (7.14%) Java/J2EE Developer
5 1 (7.14%) Middleware Developer
5 1 (7.14%) Oracle Developer
5 1 (7.14%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (42.86%) Spring
2 5 (35.71%) Hibernate
3 4 (28.57%) Node.js
3 4 (28.57%) XML
4 3 (21.43%) XSLT
5 2 (14.29%) .NET
6 1 (7.14%) Android SDK
6 1 (7.14%) J2EE
6 1 (7.14%) Java EE
6 1 (7.14%) JSON
6 1 (7.14%) Middleware
6 1 (7.14%) Oracle Fusion
6 1 (7.14%) RESTful
6 1 (7.14%) Web Services
6 1 (7.14%) WebCenter
6 1 (7.14%) WSDL
6 1 (7.14%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 1 (7.14%) Digital Media
1 1 (7.14%) Enterprise Software
1 1 (7.14%) Greenfield Project
1 1 (7.14%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 2 (14.29%) Android
1 2 (14.29%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (35.71%) Test Automation
3 4 (28.57%) SDLC
4 3 (21.43%) MVC
4 3 (21.43%) OO
4 3 (21.43%) Requirements Analysis
4 3 (21.43%) SOA
5 2 (14.29%) Continuous Deployment
5 2 (14.29%) DevOps
5 2 (14.29%) Infrastructure Management
5 2 (14.29%) Integration Testing
5 2 (14.29%) Kanban
5 2 (14.29%) Open Source
5 2 (14.29%) Scrum
6 1 (7.14%) Change Control
6 1 (7.14%) Continuous Improvement
6 1 (7.14%) Customer Requirements
6 1 (7.14%) Functional Programming
6 1 (7.14%) Microservices
6 1 (7.14%) Push Notifications
Programming Languages
1 4 (28.57%) C#
1 4 (28.57%) SQL
2 1 (7.14%) JavaScript
2 1 (7.14%) PHP
2 1 (7.14%) PL/SQL
2 1 (7.14%) Python
2 1 (7.14%) VB
Qualifications
1 2 (14.29%) Degree
1 2 (14.29%) HNC
1 2 (14.29%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.14%) SLA
Systems Management
1 2 (14.29%) Ansible
Vendors
1 4 (28.57%) Oracle
2 2 (14.29%) Google
2 2 (14.29%) Microsoft