Period
to 23 November 2017

The median contractor rate for a Senior Java Developer was £431 per day in advertised job vacancies in Yorkshire during the 6 months to 23 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.

Senior Java Developer
England > Yorkshire
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 163 171 184
Rank change year-on-year +8 +13 -16
Contract jobs requiring a Senior Java Developer 24 37 42
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 0.54% 0.68% 0.68%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.56% 0.71% 0.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 30 27
Yorkshire median daily rate £431 £475 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -9.21% -5.00% +42.86%
10th Percentile £393 £373 £378
90th Percentile £501 £500 £580
England median daily rate £550 £525 £525
% change year-on-year +4.76% - +7.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Yorkshire median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate - £29.53 -

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 4281 5241 5864
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.59% 96.18% 95.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 2838 3365 3905
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 143 199 317
Yorkshire median hourly rate £14.65 £14.00 £13.60
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +4.64% +2.98% +0.70%
10th Percentile £10.00 £9.50 £9.00
90th Percentile £39.48 £28.90 £28.85
England median hourly rate £18.50 £18.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year - +2.78% +9.09%

Senior Java Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Yorkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Senior Java Developer in Yorkshire

Senior Java Developer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Senior Java Developer in Yorkshire

Senior Java 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 Senior Java Developer 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 -2 21 £425 -15.00% 4
South Yorkshire +11 2 £525 +15.07% 1
North Yorkshire - 1 - - 2
Senior Java Developer
England

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

For the 6 months to 23 November 2017, Senior Java 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 Senior Java Developer in the job title.

1 24 (100.00%) Java
2 18 (75.00%) Spring
3 14 (58.33%) Agile Software Development
4 11 (45.83%) Git (software)
4 11 (45.83%) JavaScript
4 11 (45.83%) Microservices
5 10 (41.67%) Spring Boot
5 10 (41.67%) Jenkins
5 10 (41.67%) Docker
5 10 (41.67%) TDD
6 9 (37.50%) RESTful
7 8 (33.33%) Scrum
8 7 (29.17%) AngularJS
9 6 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
9 6 (25.00%) SOA
10 5 (20.83%) MVC
10 5 (20.83%) HTML
10 5 (20.83%) OOP
10 5 (20.83%) OO
10 5 (20.83%) Maven
10 5 (20.83%) ActiveMQ
10 5 (20.83%) Angular 2
10 5 (20.83%) NoSQL
10 5 (20.83%) RabbitMQ
10 5 (20.83%) TypeScript
11 4 (16.67%) Gradle
11 4 (16.67%) MongoDB
11 4 (16.67%) BDD
11 4 (16.67%) Mentoring
11 4 (16.67%) CSS

Senior Java 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 1 (4.17%) Apache
1 1 (4.17%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 3 (12.50%) GitHub
2 1 (4.17%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (4.17%) AWS CloudFormation
2 1 (4.17%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (20.83%) NoSQL
2 4 (16.67%) MongoDB
3 3 (12.50%) Apache Cassandra
3 3 (12.50%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (4.17%) Riak
Development Applications
1 11 (45.83%) Git (software)
2 10 (41.67%) Jenkins
3 5 (20.83%) Maven
4 4 (16.67%) Gradle
5 3 (12.50%) Hudson
5 3 (12.50%) JUnit
6 2 (8.33%) Cucumber
6 2 (8.33%) Firebug
6 2 (8.33%) Hamcrest
6 2 (8.33%) JIRA
6 2 (8.33%) Mercurial
7 1 (4.17%) IntelliJ
7 1 (4.17%) JHipster
7 1 (4.17%) Selenium
7 1 (4.17%) Sonatype Nexus
7 1 (4.17%) Subversion
7 1 (4.17%) Vagrant
General
1 1 (4.17%) Banking
1 1 (4.17%) Games
1 1 (4.17%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (75.00%) Spring
2 10 (41.67%) Spring Boot
3 9 (37.50%) RESTful
4 7 (29.17%) AngularJS
5 5 (20.83%) ActiveMQ
5 5 (20.83%) Angular 2
5 5 (20.83%) HTML
5 5 (20.83%) RabbitMQ
6 4 (16.67%) CSS
7 3 (12.50%) Apache Camel
7 3 (12.50%) Hibernate
7 3 (12.50%) HTML5
7 3 (12.50%) J2EE
7 3 (12.50%) JMS
7 3 (12.50%) XML
7 3 (12.50%) XSD
8 2 (8.33%) CSS3
8 2 (8.33%) Dropwizard
8 2 (8.33%) jQuery
8 2 (8.33%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 1 (4.17%) Greenfield Project
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (58.33%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (45.83%) Microservices
3 10 (41.67%) TDD
4 8 (33.33%) Scrum
5 6 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
5 6 (25.00%) SOA
6 5 (20.83%) MVC
6 5 (20.83%) OO
6 5 (20.83%) OOP
7 4 (16.67%) BDD
7 4 (16.67%) Mentoring
8 3 (12.50%) Kanban
8 3 (12.50%) Pair Programming
8 3 (12.50%) Software Architecture
8 3 (12.50%) Software Delivery
8 3 (12.50%) Software Engineering
9 2 (8.33%) Coaching
9 2 (8.33%) DevOps
9 2 (8.33%) E-Commerce
9 2 (8.33%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 24 (100.00%) Java
2 11 (45.83%) JavaScript
3 5 (20.83%) TypeScript
4 2 (8.33%) Groovy
4 2 (8.33%) SQL
5 1 (4.17%) Kotlin
System Software
1 10 (41.67%) Docker
2 2 (8.33%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 3 (12.50%) Kubernetes
1 3 (12.50%) Puppet
2 1 (4.17%) Ansible
2 1 (4.17%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 1 (4.17%) Oracle