Period
to 23 November 2017

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 6 months to 23 November 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 Platform, Standard Edition (Java SE, JSE)
England > Yorkshire
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 182 207 225
Rank change year-on-year +25 +18 -46
Contract jobs citing Java SE 5 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 0.11% 0.018% 0.016%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.40% 0.053% 0.054%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 1 0
Yorkshire median daily rate £350 £475 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -26.32% - -
England median daily rate £373 £475 £425
% change year-on-year -21.58% +11.76% -15.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Yorkshire median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate - - £40.00

Java SE is in the Software Libraries and Frameworks category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Yorkshire with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
Yorkshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 1257 1879 1857
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 28.36% 34.48% 30.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 939 1294 1239
Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.67% +15.38%
10th Percentile £293 £282 £275
90th Percentile £525 £538 £525
England median daily rate £463 £425 £413
% change year-on-year +8.82% +3.03% +3.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 10 19
Yorkshire median hourly rate £35.00 £14.69 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +138.30% -41.25% -16.67%
10th Percentile £17.76 £13.43 £9.96
90th Percentile £40.50 £44.38 £47.50
England median hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year +6.67% - +10.29%

Java SE
Job Vacancy Trend in Yorkshire

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

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 6 months to 23 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
West Yorkshire - 4 £346 -
North Yorkshire - 1 £350 -
Java SE
England

For the 6 months to 23 November 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 5 (100.00%) Java
1 5 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 5 (100.00%) Tomcat
1 5 (100.00%) MVC
1 5 (100.00%) Hibernate
1 5 (100.00%) Spring
1 5 (100.00%) Java EE
1 5 (100.00%) Open Source
1 5 (100.00%) REST
2 4 (80.00%) GitHub
2 4 (80.00%) Jenkins
2 4 (80.00%) Mentoring
2 4 (80.00%) User Experience
2 4 (80.00%) Git (software)
2 4 (80.00%) GlassFish
2 4 (80.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 4 (80.00%) Continuous Integration
2 4 (80.00%) JIRA
2 4 (80.00%) HTML
2 4 (80.00%) Software Engineering
2 4 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (80.00%) Scrum
2 4 (80.00%) SQL Server
2 4 (80.00%) CSS
2 4 (80.00%) Web Services
2 4 (80.00%) OO
2 4 (80.00%) JBoss
3 1 (20.00%) Mockito
3 1 (20.00%) TestNG
3 1 (20.00%) Maven

Java SE
Co-occurring 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:

Application Platforms
1 5 (100.00%) Tomcat
2 4 (80.00%) GlassFish
2 4 (80.00%) JBoss
Cloud Services
1 4 (80.00%) GitHub
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (80.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (80.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 4 (80.00%) Git (software)
1 4 (80.00%) Jenkins
1 4 (80.00%) JIRA
2 1 (20.00%) Maven
2 1 (20.00%) Mockito
2 1 (20.00%) TestNG
Job Titles
1 5 (100.00%) Developer
1 5 (100.00%) Java Developer
2 3 (60.00%) Agile Developer
2 3 (60.00%) Agile Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (100.00%) Hibernate
1 5 (100.00%) Java EE
1 5 (100.00%) REST
1 5 (100.00%) Spring
2 4 (80.00%) CSS
2 4 (80.00%) HTML
2 4 (80.00%) Web Services
3 1 (20.00%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 4 (80.00%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) MVC
1 5 (100.00%) Open Source
2 4 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (80.00%) Continuous Integration
2 4 (80.00%) Mentoring
2 4 (80.00%) OO
2 4 (80.00%) Scrum
2 4 (80.00%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) Java
1 5 (100.00%) JavaScript