Period
to 14 August 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in York 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 14 August 2018 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
6 months to
14 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 8 17 18
Rank change year-on-year +9 +1 -2
Contract jobs citing Java 16 6 16
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in York 12.21% 4.20% 8.94%
As % of the Programming Languages category 28.07% 14.63% 17.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 4 10
York median daily rate £431 £431 £438
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -1.43% +34.62%
10th Percentile £379 £386 £397
90th Percentile £500 £469 £464
North Yorkshire median daily rate £444 £431 £400
% change year-on-year +2.90% +7.81% +20.30%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
York median hourly rate - - -
North Yorkshire median hourly rate - - -

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 York with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
York
Contract vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 57 41 89
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in York 43.51% 28.67% 49.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 45 28 46
York median daily rate £388 £363 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.90% -6.45% +16.54%
10th Percentile £203 £203 £234
90th Percentile £500 £475 £488
North Yorkshire median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year +7.14% - +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 0
York median hourly rate £41.13 £41.25 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -0.30% - -
North Yorkshire median hourly rate £41.00 £42.50 £26.00
% change year-on-year -3.53% +63.46% -25.71%

Java
Job Vacancy Trend in York

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

Job vacancy trend for Java in York

Java
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in York

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Java in York

Java
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in York

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Java in York over the 6 months to 14 August 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Java in York

For the 6 months to 14 August 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Java also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the York region with a requirement for Java.

1 12 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (62.50%) Finance
2 10 (62.50%) Oracle
3 9 (56.25%) BDD
4 7 (43.75%) Spring
4 7 (43.75%) Software Engineering
4 7 (43.75%) HTML
4 7 (43.75%) Spring Boot
4 7 (43.75%) Java 8
5 6 (37.50%) Microservices
5 6 (37.50%) jQuery
6 5 (31.25%) J2EE
7 4 (25.00%) JavaScript
7 4 (25.00%) JBoss
7 4 (25.00%) Tomcat
7 4 (25.00%) WebSphere
7 4 (25.00%) React
8 3 (18.75%) Software Delivery
8 3 (18.75%) Problem-Solving
8 3 (18.75%) Maven
8 3 (18.75%) Oracle Database 11g
8 3 (18.75%) Oracle Database
8 3 (18.75%) Analytical Skills
8 3 (18.75%) XML
8 3 (18.75%) PL/SQL
8 3 (18.75%) SQL
8 3 (18.75%) SQL Server
8 3 (18.75%) TDD
9 2 (12.50%) Subversion
9 2 (12.50%) Scrum

Java
Co-occurring IT Skills in York 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 4 (25.00%) JBoss
1 4 (25.00%) Tomcat
1 4 (25.00%) WebSphere
2 2 (12.50%) Jetty
2 2 (12.50%) WebLogic
2 2 (12.50%) WebSphere Application Server
2 2 (12.50%) WildFly
Cloud Services
1 2 (12.50%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (12.50%) Cloud Computing
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (18.75%) Oracle Database
1 3 (18.75%) Oracle Database 11g
1 3 (18.75%) SQL Server
2 2 (12.50%) RDBMS
2 2 (12.50%) Relational Database
3 1 (6.25%) Apache Cassandra
3 1 (6.25%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 3 (18.75%) Maven
2 2 (12.50%) Eclipse
2 2 (12.50%) Git (software)
2 2 (12.50%) Jenkins
2 2 (12.50%) Subversion
General
1 10 (62.50%) Finance
Job Titles
1 15 (93.75%) Developer
2 11 (68.75%) Java Developer
3 3 (18.75%) Oracle Developer
3 3 (18.75%) PL/SQL Developer
3 3 (18.75%) SQL Developer
4 2 (12.50%) J2EE Developer
4 2 (12.50%) J2EE Web Developer
4 2 (12.50%) Java Web Developer
4 2 (12.50%) Java/J2EE Developer
4 2 (12.50%) Java/J2EE Web Developer
4 2 (12.50%) Web Developer
5 1 (6.25%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (43.75%) HTML
1 7 (43.75%) Spring
1 7 (43.75%) Spring Boot
2 6 (37.50%) jQuery
3 5 (31.25%) J2EE
4 4 (25.00%) React
5 3 (18.75%) XML
6 2 (12.50%) CSS
6 2 (12.50%) HTML5
6 2 (12.50%) Java EE
6 2 (12.50%) JSF
6 2 (12.50%) REST
6 2 (12.50%) SOAP
6 2 (12.50%) Web Services
7 1 (6.25%) Dropwizard
7 1 (6.25%) Grails
7 1 (6.25%) Hibernate
7 1 (6.25%) Kafka
7 1 (6.25%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 3 (18.75%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (12.50%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 1 (6.25%) Linux
1 1 (6.25%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (56.25%) BDD
3 7 (43.75%) Software Engineering
4 6 (37.50%) Microservices
5 3 (18.75%) Problem-Solving
5 3 (18.75%) Software Delivery
5 3 (18.75%) TDD
6 2 (12.50%) Continuous Integration
6 2 (12.50%) E-Commerce
6 2 (12.50%) Kanban
6 2 (12.50%) MVC
6 2 (12.50%) Responsive Web Design
6 2 (12.50%) Scrum
6 2 (12.50%) Web Development
7 1 (6.25%) DevOps
7 1 (6.25%) Information Management
7 1 (6.25%) OO
7 1 (6.25%) SOA
7 1 (6.25%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 7 (43.75%) Java 8
2 4 (25.00%) JavaScript
3 3 (18.75%) PL/SQL
3 3 (18.75%) SQL
4 1 (6.25%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 1 (6.25%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 2 (12.50%) Docker
Vendors
1 10 (62.50%) Oracle
2 2 (12.50%) Coverity
2 2 (12.50%) IBM