Period
to 16 January 2019

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 16 January 2019 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
16 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 19 17 20
Rank change year-on-year -2 +3 -14
Contract jobs citing Java 7 8 8
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in York 4.27% 5.03% 5.44%
As % of the Programming Languages category 13.21% 25.00% 14.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 7 1
York median daily rate £425 £390 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.97% +30.00% -21.05%
10th Percentile £362 £315 £288
90th Percentile £560 £428 £313
North Yorkshire median daily rate £431 £400 £413
% change year-on-year +7.81% -3.03% +8.55%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
York median hourly rate - - -
North Yorkshire median hourly rate £16.50 - £14.75

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 53 32 55
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in York 32.32% 20.13% 37.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 46 20 21
York median daily rate £400 £375 £315
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.67% +19.05% -8.70%
10th Percentile £284 £307 £281
90th Percentile £488 £432 £425
North Yorkshire median daily rate £383 £350 £350
% change year-on-year +9.29% - +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 1
York median hourly rate - £21.50 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -46.25% -11.11%
North Yorkshire median hourly rate £16.50 £21.50 £14.87
% change year-on-year -23.26% +44.64% -62.84%

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 16 January 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Java in York

For the 6 months to 16 January 2019, 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 5 (71.43%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (57.14%) Spring
2 4 (57.14%) JavaScript
2 4 (57.14%) Java 8
3 3 (42.86%) RESTful
3 3 (42.86%) Spring Boot
4 2 (28.57%) User Stories
4 2 (28.57%) Cloud Foundry
4 2 (28.57%) Docker
4 2 (28.57%) SC Cleared
4 2 (28.57%) Security Cleared
4 2 (28.57%) MongoDB
4 2 (28.57%) User-Centered Design (UCD)
4 2 (28.57%) Microservices
4 2 (28.57%) HTML
4 2 (28.57%) PHP
4 2 (28.57%) CSS
4 2 (28.57%) SOAP
4 2 (28.57%) XML
4 2 (28.57%) Python
4 2 (28.57%) XML Messaging
4 2 (28.57%) Software Engineering
4 2 (28.57%) Ruby
4 2 (28.57%) JSON
4 2 (28.57%) Usability Testing
5 1 (14.29%) Oracle Database 11g
5 1 (14.29%) Maven
5 1 (14.29%) TDD
5 1 (14.29%) Hibernate
5 1 (14.29%) Military

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 2 (28.57%) Cloud Foundry
2 1 (14.29%) WebLogic
Cloud Services
1 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (28.57%) MongoDB
2 1 (14.29%) Apache Cassandra
2 1 (14.29%) Oracle Database
2 1 (14.29%) Oracle Database 11g
2 1 (14.29%) Oracle Database 12c
Development Applications
1 1 (14.29%) Maven
1 1 (14.29%) Oracle Forms
General
1 1 (14.29%) Finance
1 1 (14.29%) Military
Job Titles
1 5 (71.43%) Developer
2 4 (57.14%) Java Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Consultant
3 1 (14.29%) Full Stack Developer
3 1 (14.29%) HTML CSS Developer
3 1 (14.29%) HTML Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Java Consultant
3 1 (14.29%) JavaScript Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Oracle Consultant
3 1 (14.29%) PHP Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Python Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Ruby Developer
3 1 (14.29%) WebLogic Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (57.14%) Spring
2 3 (42.86%) RESTful
2 3 (42.86%) Spring Boot
3 2 (28.57%) CSS
3 2 (28.57%) HTML
3 2 (28.57%) JSON
3 2 (28.57%) SOAP
3 2 (28.57%) XML
3 2 (28.57%) XML Messaging
4 1 (14.29%) AngularJS
4 1 (14.29%) Dropwizard
4 1 (14.29%) Hibernate
4 1 (14.29%) Kafka
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (71.43%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (28.57%) Microservices
2 2 (28.57%) Software Engineering
2 2 (28.57%) Usability Testing
2 2 (28.57%) User Stories
2 2 (28.57%) User-Centered Design (UCD)
3 1 (14.29%) DevOps
3 1 (14.29%) ERP
3 1 (14.29%) Migration
3 1 (14.29%) OO
3 1 (14.29%) Service Design
3 1 (14.29%) SOA
3 1 (14.29%) TDD
3 1 (14.29%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 4 (57.14%) Java 8
1 4 (57.14%) JavaScript
2 2 (28.57%) PHP
2 2 (28.57%) Python
2 2 (28.57%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 2 (28.57%) SC Cleared
1 2 (28.57%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 2 (28.57%) Docker
Vendors
1 1 (14.29%) Oracle