Period
to 24 November 2017

The median contractor rate for a Java/J2EE Developer was £475 per day in advertised job vacancies in Yorkshire during the 6 months to 24 November 2017.

The first table below provides contractor rate benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to 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 J2EE Developer
England > Yorkshire
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 179 189 213
Rank change year-on-year +10 +24 -50
Contract jobs requiring a Java/J2EE Developer 2 18 8
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 0.045% 0.33% 0.13%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.047% 0.34% 0.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 18 3
Yorkshire median daily rate £475 £425 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +11.76% +25.93% -3.57%
10th Percentile £463 £413 £304
90th Percentile £488 £438 £421
England median daily rate £450 £425 £371
% change year-on-year +5.88% +14.48% -3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Yorkshire median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate £37.00 £31.45 £36.50
% change year-on-year +17.65% -13.84% +7.35%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Yorkshire. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

All Contract IT Job Vacancies
Yorkshire
Contract vacancies in Yorkshire with a recognized job title 4268 5218 5915
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.60% 96.22% 95.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 2833 3350 3937
Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.67% +7.14%
10th Percentile £225 £250 £250
90th Percentile £545 £538 £525
England median daily rate £450 £425 £413
% change year-on-year +5.88% +3.03% +3.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 142 202 318
Yorkshire median hourly rate £14.58 £14.00 £13.60
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +4.11% +2.98% +0.70%
10th Percentile £10.00 £9.50 £9.00
90th Percentile £39.48 £28.75 £28.83
England median hourly rate £18.50 £18.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year - +2.78% +9.09%

Java/J2EE Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Yorkshire

Job postings that featured Java/J2EE Developer in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire.

Job vacancy trend for Java/J2EE Developer in Yorkshire

Java/J2EE Developer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Java/J2EE Developer in Yorkshire.

Contractor daily rate trend for Java/J2EE Developer in Yorkshire

Java/J2EE Developer
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Java/J2EE Developer in Yorkshire.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Java/J2EE Developer in Yorkshire

Java/J2EE Developer
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/J2EE Developer within the Yorkshire region over the 6 months to 24 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 +10 2 £475 +11.76%
Java/J2EE Developer
England

Java/J2EE Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 24 November 2017, Java/J2EE Developer contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Yorkshire region featuring Java/J2EE Developer in the job title.

1 2 (100.00%) J2EE
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) TDD
1 2 (100.00%) Java
1 2 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 2 (100.00%) RESTful
2 1 (50.00%) Mercurial
2 1 (50.00%) HTML
2 1 (50.00%) Virtual Machines
2 1 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (50.00%) HTML5
2 1 (50.00%) CSS3
2 1 (50.00%) GitHub
2 1 (50.00%) Jenkins
2 1 (50.00%) Mentoring
2 1 (50.00%) Microservices
2 1 (50.00%) Software Delivery
2 1 (50.00%) Pair Programming
2 1 (50.00%) Spring
2 1 (50.00%) Maven
2 1 (50.00%) Software Engineering
2 1 (50.00%) Java EE
2 1 (50.00%) Hibernate
2 1 (50.00%) Scrum
2 1 (50.00%) CSS
2 1 (50.00%) OOP
2 1 (50.00%) OO
2 1 (50.00%) E-Commerce
2 1 (50.00%) SOA

Java/J2EE Developer Skill Set
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:

Cloud Services
1 1 (50.00%) GitHub
Development Applications
1 2 (100.00%) Git (software)
2 1 (50.00%) Jenkins
2 1 (50.00%) Maven
2 1 (50.00%) Mercurial
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) J2EE
1 2 (100.00%) RESTful
2 1 (50.00%) CSS
2 1 (50.00%) CSS3
2 1 (50.00%) Hibernate
2 1 (50.00%) HTML
2 1 (50.00%) HTML5
2 1 (50.00%) Java EE
2 1 (50.00%) Spring
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) TDD
2 1 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (50.00%) E-Commerce
2 1 (50.00%) Mentoring
2 1 (50.00%) Microservices
2 1 (50.00%) OO
2 1 (50.00%) OOP
2 1 (50.00%) Pair Programming
2 1 (50.00%) Scrum
2 1 (50.00%) SOA
2 1 (50.00%) Software Delivery
2 1 (50.00%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) Java
2 1 (50.00%) JavaScript
System Software
1 1 (50.00%) Virtual Machines