Period
to 23 January 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 23 January 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
23 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 17 18 5
Rank change year-on-year +1 -13 +17
Contract jobs citing Java 8 6 37
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in York 5.23% 4.11% 21.51%
As % of the Programming Languages category 25.00% 12.50% 47.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 1 33
York median daily rate £390 £300 £385
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +30.00% -22.08% +10.00%
10th Percentile £315 £288 £316
90th Percentile £428 £313 £423
North Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £413 £385
% change year-on-year -3.03% +7.14% +18.46%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
York median hourly rate - - -
North Yorkshire median hourly rate - £14.75 £40.00
% change year-on-year - -63.13% -5.88%

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 32 48 78
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in York 20.92% 32.88% 45.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 21 60
York median daily rate £375 £315 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +19.05% -10.00% +6.06%
10th Percentile £307 £281 £256
90th Percentile £432 £425 £426
North Yorkshire median daily rate £350 £350 £340
% change year-on-year - +2.94% +7.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 1 1
York median hourly rate £21.50 £40.00 £45.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -46.25% -11.11% -3.23%
North Yorkshire median hourly rate £30.75 £14.87 £40.00
% change year-on-year +106.86% -62.84% +6.67%

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 23 January 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 8 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (62.50%) Open Source
3 4 (50.00%) Hibernate
3 4 (50.00%) JavaScript
3 4 (50.00%) Spring
3 4 (50.00%) Software Engineering
4 3 (37.50%) Selenium
4 3 (37.50%) TDD
4 3 (37.50%) WebDriver
4 3 (37.50%) Cucumber
4 3 (37.50%) BDD
4 3 (37.50%) Test Scripting
4 3 (37.50%) Test Automation
4 3 (37.50%) Calabash
4 3 (37.50%) Capybara
5 2 (25.00%) Jenkins
5 2 (25.00%) Cross-Browser Testing
5 2 (25.00%) GitHub
5 2 (25.00%) Mentoring
5 2 (25.00%) User Experience
5 2 (25.00%) HTML
5 2 (25.00%) Git (software)
5 2 (25.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 2 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
5 2 (25.00%) REST
5 2 (25.00%) Test Strategy
5 2 (25.00%) OO
5 2 (25.00%) JBoss
5 2 (25.00%) Tomcat
5 2 (25.00%) SQL Server

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 (25.00%) GlassFish
1 2 (25.00%) JBoss
1 2 (25.00%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 2 (25.00%) GitHub
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (25.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (12.50%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 3 (37.50%) Calabash
1 3 (37.50%) Capybara
1 3 (37.50%) Cucumber
1 3 (37.50%) Selenium
1 3 (37.50%) WebDriver
2 2 (25.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 2 (25.00%) Git (software)
2 2 (25.00%) Jenkins
2 2 (25.00%) JIRA
3 1 (12.50%) Xcode
General
1 2 (25.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 5 (62.50%) Developer
1 5 (62.50%) Java Developer
2 3 (37.50%) Automation Tester
2 3 (37.50%) Tester
3 2 (25.00%) Agile Developer
3 2 (25.00%) Agile Java Developer
3 2 (25.00%) Developer/Software Engineer
3 2 (25.00%) Java Automation Tester
3 2 (25.00%) Java Engineer
3 2 (25.00%) Java Software Developer
3 2 (25.00%) Java Software Engineer
3 2 (25.00%) Selenium Automation Tester
3 2 (25.00%) Selenium Tester
3 2 (25.00%) Software Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) Android Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Java Android Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (50.00%) Hibernate
1 4 (50.00%) Spring
2 2 (25.00%) CSS
2 2 (25.00%) HTML
2 2 (25.00%) Java EE
2 2 (25.00%) Java SE
2 2 (25.00%) REST
2 2 (25.00%) Web Services
3 1 (12.50%) Android NDK
3 1 (12.50%) Android SDK
Miscellaneous
1 2 (25.00%) User Experience
2 1 (12.50%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 1 (12.50%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (62.50%) Open Source
3 4 (50.00%) Software Engineering
4 3 (37.50%) BDD
4 3 (37.50%) TDD
4 3 (37.50%) Test Automation
4 3 (37.50%) Test Scripting
5 2 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
5 2 (25.00%) Cross-Browser Testing
5 2 (25.00%) Integration Testing
5 2 (25.00%) Mentoring
5 2 (25.00%) MVC
5 2 (25.00%) OO
5 2 (25.00%) Scrum
5 2 (25.00%) Test Strategy
5 2 (25.00%) Unit Testing
6 1 (12.50%) Android Development
6 1 (12.50%) Artificial Intelligence
6 1 (12.50%) Mobile Development
6 1 (12.50%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 4 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (12.50%) Apple Swift
2 1 (12.50%) Objective-C
2 1 (12.50%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 1 (12.50%) Degree