The median contractor rate for a Java/J2EE Developer was £388 per day in advertised job vacancies in Yorkshire during the 3 months to 27 March 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
3 months to
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 122 141 134
Rank change year-on-year +19 -7  
Contract jobs requiring a Java/J2EE Developer 2 1 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 0.094% 0.035% 0.074%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.097% 0.036% 0.078%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 2
Median daily rate £388 - £348
90% offered a daily rate of more than £338 - £326
10% offered a daily rate of more than £438 - £370
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £325 £375
% change year-on-year +38.46% -13.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £36.00

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies advertised in Yorkshire. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

Contract IT Job Roles
Yorkshire
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 2060 2742 2573
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Yorkshire 96.99% 96.55% 95.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 1273 1824 1622
Median daily rate £400 £380 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.26% +8.57%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £260 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £548 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 87 115 138
Median hourly rate £12.25 £14.48 £12.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -15.40% +15.84%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.30 £9.00 £9.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.00 £40.50 £35.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £20.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year -12.50% +17.64%  

Java/J2EE Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Yorkshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Yorkshire that featured Java/J2EE Developer in the job title.

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 Daily Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Java/J2EE Developer in Yorkshire over the 3 months to 27 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Java/J2EE Developer in Yorkshire

Java/J2EE Developer
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor 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 3 months to 27 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
North Yorkshire - 1 £325 -
West Yorkshire - 1 £450 -
Java/J2EE Developer
England

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

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 5 (100.00%) J2EE
1 5 (100.00%) Java
2 4 (80.00%) Spring
2 4 (80.00%) Hibernate
3 3 (60.00%) XML
3 3 (60.00%) SQL
3 3 (60.00%) Oracle
3 3 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (40.00%) Enterprise Architecture
4 2 (40.00%) Java EE
4 2 (40.00%) Web Services
4 2 (40.00%) JavaScript
4 2 (40.00%) PL/SQL
4 2 (40.00%) SOA
4 2 (40.00%) SLA
4 2 (40.00%) Continuous Improvement
4 2 (40.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 2 (40.00%) SDLC
4 2 (40.00%) Defect Management
4 2 (40.00%) Customer Requirements
5 1 (20.00%) Front End Development
5 1 (20.00%) AngularJS
5 1 (20.00%) Jenkins
5 1 (20.00%) Performance Tuning
5 1 (20.00%) DevOps
5 1 (20.00%) JMeter
5 1 (20.00%) Eclipse
5 1 (20.00%) Linux
5 1 (20.00%) Apache
5 1 (20.00%) SQL Server

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:

Application Platforms
1 2 (40.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 1 (20.00%) Apache
2 1 (20.00%) Confluence
Cloud Services
1 1 (20.00%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Ant
1 1 (20.00%) Eclipse
1 1 (20.00%) Jenkins
1 1 (20.00%) JIRA
1 1 (20.00%) JMeter
1 1 (20.00%) Maven
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (100.00%) J2EE
2 4 (80.00%) Hibernate
2 4 (80.00%) Spring
3 3 (60.00%) XML
4 2 (40.00%) Java EE
4 2 (40.00%) Web Services
5 1 (20.00%) AngularJS
5 1 (20.00%) CSS
5 1 (20.00%) Google Maps API
5 1 (20.00%) jQuery
5 1 (20.00%) JSON
5 1 (20.00%) JSP
5 1 (20.00%) REST
Operating Systems
1 1 (20.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (40.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 2 (40.00%) Customer Requirements
2 2 (40.00%) Defect Management
2 2 (40.00%) Enterprise Architecture
2 2 (40.00%) SDLC
2 2 (40.00%) SOA
3 1 (20.00%) DevOps
3 1 (20.00%) Front End Development
3 1 (20.00%) Performance Tuning
3 1 (20.00%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) Java
2 3 (60.00%) SQL
3 2 (40.00%) JavaScript
3 2 (40.00%) PL/SQL
4 1 (20.00%) Bash Shell
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (40.00%) SLA
Vendors
1 3 (60.00%) Oracle
2 1 (20.00%) Google