Period
to 23 July 2017

The median contractor rate for a Java Programmer was £463 per day in advertised job vacancies in West Yorkshire during the 6 months to 23 July 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 Programmer
Yorkshire > West Yorkshire
6 months to
23 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 144 173 178
Rank change year-on-year +29 +5 -
Contract jobs requiring a Java Programmer 1 3 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 0.035% 0.074% 0.072%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.036% 0.077% 0.076%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 2 3
West Yorkshire median daily rate £463 £338 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +37.04% -3.57% -
10th Percentile £444 £319 £325
90th Percentile £481 £356 £375
Yorkshire median daily rate £463 £338 £350
% change year-on-year +37.04% -3.57% +14.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
West Yorkshire median hourly rate - - -
Yorkshire median hourly rate - - -

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies advertised in West Yorkshire. 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
West Yorkshire
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 2763 3915 3962
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in West Yorkshire 97.32% 96.50% 95.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 1865 2673 2626
West Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +14.29% +2.94%
10th Percentile £275 £269 £231
90th Percentile £550 £558 £500
Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £400 £350
% change year-on-year - +14.29% +4.48%
Number of hourly rates quoted 74 100 145
West Yorkshire median hourly rate £13.43 £12.18 £13.87
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +10.31% -12.22% +6.69%
10th Percentile £9.25 £8.50 £8.90
90th Percentile £29.09 £19.58 £37.50
Yorkshire median hourly rate £13.00 £13.50 £13.00
% change year-on-year -3.70% +3.85% -2.62%

Java Programmer
Job Vacancy Trend in West Yorkshire

Job postings that featured Java Programmer in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire.

Job vacancy trend for Java Programmer in West Yorkshire

Java Programmer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Java Programmer in West Yorkshire

Java Programmer
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Java Programmer in West Yorkshire

Java Programmer
Contract Job Locations in West Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Java Programmer within the West Yorkshire region over the 6 months to 23 July 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Leeds +23 1 £463 +37.04% 1
Java Programmer
Yorkshire

Java Programmer Skill Set
Top 15 Co-occurring IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 23 July 2017, Java Programmer 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 West Yorkshire region featuring Java Programmer in the job title.

1 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) CSS
1 1 (100.00%) XML
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) IntelliJ
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) JSON
1 1 (100.00%) Scala
1 1 (100.00%) Open Source
1 1 (100.00%) Puppet
1 1 (100.00%) MongoDB
1 1 (100.00%) NoSQL
1 1 (100.00%) Play Framework
1 1 (100.00%) Docker
1 1 (100.00%) Microservices

Java Programmer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in West 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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) MongoDB
1 1 (100.00%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) IntelliJ
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) CSS
1 1 (100.00%) JSON
1 1 (100.00%) Play Framework
1 1 (100.00%) XML
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Microservices
1 1 (100.00%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) Scala
System Software
1 1 (100.00%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (100.00%) Puppet