Period
to 21 July 2017

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 21 July 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
6 months to
21 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 17 25 29
Rank change year-on-year +8 +4 -16
Contract jobs citing Java 6 14 14
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in York 4.35% 7.37% 5.45%
As % of the Programming Languages category 13.64% 13.59% 10.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 10 22
York median daily rate £431 £438 £310
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -1.43% +41.13% -3.13%
10th Percentile £386 £397 £288
90th Percentile £469 £464 £375
North Yorkshire median daily rate £413 £400 £325
% change year-on-year +3.13% +23.08% +1.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
York median hourly rate - - -
North Yorkshire median hourly rate - - £40.00

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 York with a requirement for programming language skills.

Contract Programming Language Skills
York
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 44 103 139
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in York 31.88% 54.21% 54.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 30 54 82
York median daily rate £375 £385 £328
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.60% +17.56% +2.34%
10th Percentile £204 £233 £225
90th Percentile £475 £488 £425
North Yorkshire median daily rate £350 £350 £340
% change year-on-year - +2.94% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 4 6
York median hourly rate £41.25 £35.00 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +17.86% - -
10th Percentile £40.63 £31.25 £15.96
90th Percentile £41.88 £40.68 £38.00
North Yorkshire median hourly rate £42.50 £34.75 £35.00
% change year-on-year +22.30% -0.71% +11.11%

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

For the 6 months to 21 July 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 York region with a requirement for Java.

1 4 (66.67%) Test Automation
1 4 (66.67%) Spring
2 3 (50.00%) MVC
2 3 (50.00%) Hibernate
2 3 (50.00%) OO
2 3 (50.00%) Tomcat
2 3 (50.00%) Jetty
2 3 (50.00%) Requirements Analysis
2 3 (50.00%) Node.js
2 3 (50.00%) Cucumber
2 3 (50.00%) Internet
3 2 (33.33%) Android
3 2 (33.33%) Git (software)
4 1 (16.67%) RESTful
4 1 (16.67%) Open Source
4 1 (16.67%) Mockito
4 1 (16.67%) JSON
4 1 (16.67%) JIRA
4 1 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (16.67%) Kanban
4 1 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (16.67%) TDD
4 1 (16.67%) Python
4 1 (16.67%) SOA
4 1 (16.67%) JavaScript
4 1 (16.67%) PHP
4 1 (16.67%) SQL
4 1 (16.67%) MySQL
4 1 (16.67%) Scrum
4 1 (16.67%) Google

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 3 (50.00%) Jetty
1 3 (50.00%) Tomcat
Communications & Networking
1 3 (50.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (16.67%) MySQL
1 1 (16.67%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 3 (50.00%) Cucumber
2 2 (33.33%) Git (software)
3 1 (16.67%) Jenkins
3 1 (16.67%) JIRA
3 1 (16.67%) Mockito
Job Titles
1 6 (100.00%) Developer
2 5 (83.33%) Java Developer
3 3 (50.00%) Lead Developer
3 3 (50.00%) Lead Java Developer
3 3 (50.00%) Node.js Developer
3 3 (50.00%) Technical Developer
3 3 (50.00%) Technical Leader
4 1 (16.67%) Android Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (66.67%) Spring
2 3 (50.00%) Hibernate
2 3 (50.00%) Node.js
3 1 (16.67%) Android SDK
3 1 (16.67%) JSON
3 1 (16.67%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Greenfield Project
1 1 (16.67%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 2 (33.33%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (66.67%) Test Automation
2 3 (50.00%) MVC
2 3 (50.00%) OO
2 3 (50.00%) Requirements Analysis
3 1 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (16.67%) Android Development
3 1 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (16.67%) Kanban
3 1 (16.67%) Microservices
3 1 (16.67%) Open Source
3 1 (16.67%) Push Notifications
3 1 (16.67%) Scrum
3 1 (16.67%) SOA
3 1 (16.67%) TDD
3 1 (16.67%) Translating Business Requirements
3 1 (16.67%) Wireframes
Programming Languages
1 1 (16.67%) JavaScript
1 1 (16.67%) PHP
1 1 (16.67%) Python
1 1 (16.67%) SQL
Vendors
1 1 (16.67%) Google