Period
to 18 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in West Yorkshire with a requirement for J2SE skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited J2SE 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 2 Platform, Standard Edition (J2SE)
Yorkshire > West Yorkshire
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 172 -
Contract jobs citing J2SE 0 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire - 0.028% -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - 0.079% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 0
West Yorkshire median daily rate - £625 -
Yorkshire median daily rate - £625 -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
West Yorkshire median hourly rate - - -
Yorkshire median hourly rate - - -

J2SE is in the Software Libraries and Frameworks category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in West Yorkshire with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
West Yorkshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 945 1262 1367
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 31.51% 34.75% 30.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 716 910 913
West Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.67% +11.94%
10th Percentile £300 £283 £275
90th Percentile £513 £525 £525
Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year - +6.67% +15.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 17
West Yorkshire median hourly rate - £13.50 £37.04
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -63.55% +12.24%
Yorkshire median hourly rate £35.00 £14.69 £31.02
% change year-on-year +138.30% -52.65% +3.40%

J2SE
Job Vacancy Trend in West Yorkshire

Job postings citing J2SE as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire.

Job vacancy trend for J2SE in West Yorkshire

J2SE
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing J2SE in West Yorkshire.

Contractor daily rate trend for J2SE in West Yorkshire