The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Yorkshire with a requirement for Java SE skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Java SE over the 3 months to 23 March 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.

3 months to
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Java Platform, Standard Edition (Java SE, JSE)
England / Yorkshire
Rank 124 - -
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Contract jobs citing Java SE 2 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 0.094% - -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.28% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £300 £391 £400
% change year-on-year -23.32% -2.18%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

Java SE is in the industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Yorkshire with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Contract Software Library & Framework Skills
Yorkshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 717 850 799
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Yorkshire 33.66% 30.31% 30.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 498 601 499
Median daily rate £375 £375 £340
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +10.29%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £295 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year +3.44% +3.57%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 7 6
Median hourly rate £22.50 £32.50 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -30.76% -18.75%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £38.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.55%  

Java SE
Job Vacancy Trend in Yorkshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Yorkshire citing Java SE as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

Job vacancy trend for Java SE in Yorkshire

Java SE
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Java SE in Yorkshire

Java SE
Contract Job Locations in Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Java SE within the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 23 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
South Yorkshire - 1 - -
West Yorkshire - 1 - -
Java SE
England

Java SE
Top 16 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 23 March 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Java SE 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 Yorkshire region with a requirement for Java SE.

1 2 (100.00%) HTML
1 2 (100.00%) Java
1 2 (100.00%) CSS
1 2 (100.00%) PostgreSQL
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) TDD
1 2 (100.00%) Java EE
1 2 (100.00%) RESTful
1 2 (100.00%) Software Architecture
1 2 (100.00%) HTML5
1 2 (100.00%) BDD
1 2 (100.00%) CQRS
1 2 (100.00%) AngularJS
1 2 (100.00%) Mentoring
1 2 (100.00%) Microservices
1 2 (100.00%) Front End Development

Java SE
Top Related IT Skills in 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 2 (100.00%) PostgreSQL
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Developer
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Java Developer
1 2 (100.00%) Developer
1 2 (100.00%) Java Developer
1 2 (100.00%) Senior Agile Developer
1 2 (100.00%) Senior Agile Java Developer
1 2 (100.00%) Senior Developer
1 2 (100.00%) Senior Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) AngularJS
1 2 (100.00%) CSS
1 2 (100.00%) HTML
1 2 (100.00%) HTML5
1 2 (100.00%) Java EE
1 2 (100.00%) RESTful
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) BDD
1 2 (100.00%) CQRS
1 2 (100.00%) Front End Development
1 2 (100.00%) Mentoring
1 2 (100.00%) Microservices
1 2 (100.00%) Software Architecture
1 2 (100.00%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) Java