The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Sheffield region that had Java Developer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 18 January 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
18 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Java Developer
South Yorkshire / Sheffield
Rank 19 21 29
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +8
Contract jobs requiring a Java Developer 30 25 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Sheffield 7.54% 5.68% 0.97%
As % of the Job Titles category 7.73% 6.08% 1.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 21 2
Median daily rate £425 £450 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.55% +38.46%
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £376
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.52%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.25 £43.75 £41.88
% change year-on-year
-14.85% +4.47%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Sheffield region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Sheffield
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
388 411 200
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Sheffield 97.49% 93.41% 96.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 255 277 132
Median daily rate £415 £400 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.75% +23.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £225 £226
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £566 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £395 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.94% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 14 13
Median hourly rate £17.50 £14.00 £10.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% +33.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.92 £10.50 £9.60
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.50 £20.00 £15.79
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.43 £17.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-0.40% +9.37%

Java Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Sheffield

The demand trend of IT contracts across the Sheffield region that featured Java Developer in the job title.

Java Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Sheffield

Java Developer
Daily Rate Trend in Sheffield

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Java Developer across the Sheffield region.

Java Developer Daily Rate Trend in Sheffield

Java Developer
Daily Rate Histogram in Sheffield

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Java Developer across the Sheffield region over the 3 months to 18 January 2017.

Java Developer Daily Rate Histogram in Sheffield

Java Developer
Hourly Rate Trend in Sheffield

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Java Developer across the Sheffield region.

Java Developer Hourly Rate Trend in Sheffield

Java Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Sheffield

For the 6 months to 18 January 2017, 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 Sheffield region featuring Java Developer in the job title.

1 78 (100.00%) Java
2 59 (75.64%) Agile Software Development
3 39 (50.00%) Spring
4 37 (47.44%) TDD
5 33 (42.31%) BDD
6 29 (37.18%) JavaScript
7 27 (34.62%) Scala
8 26 (33.33%) REST
9 25 (32.05%) Web Services
10 22 (28.21%) Git (software)
11 21 (26.92%) NoSQL
12 19 (24.36%) Hibernate
12 19 (24.36%) Scrum
13 16 (20.51%) Continuous Integration
14 15 (19.23%) Docker
14 15 (19.23%) Microservices
14 15 (19.23%) Spring Boot
15 14 (17.95%) SQL
16 13 (16.67%) Tomcat
17 12 (15.38%) Linux
17 12 (15.38%) Clojure
18 11 (14.10%) Mockito
18 11 (14.10%) MongoDB
18 11 (14.10%) OO
18 11 (14.10%) SOAP
18 11 (14.10%) RESTful
18 11 (14.10%) PostgreSQL
18 11 (14.10%) jMock
19 10 (12.82%) Selenium
19 10 (12.82%) Web Development

Java Developer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Sheffield 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 13 (16.67%) Tomcat
2 3 (3.85%) Elasticsearch
2 3 (3.85%) Jetty
3 2 (2.56%) Alfresco
3 2 (2.56%) Apache ServiceMix
3 2 (2.56%) WebSphere
4 1 (1.28%) JBoss
4 1 (1.28%) nginx
4 1 (1.28%) WebLogic
4 1 (1.28%) WebSphere Application Server
Business Applications
1 1 (1.28%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 7 (8.97%) GitHub
2 3 (3.85%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (1.28%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 7 (8.97%) HTTP
2 2 (2.56%) SSL
3 1 (1.28%) Internet
3 1 (1.28%) LDAP
3 1 (1.28%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (26.92%) NoSQL
2 11 (14.10%) MongoDB
2 11 (14.10%) PostgreSQL
3 9 (11.54%) Relational Database
4 5 (6.41%) Redis
5 1 (1.28%) Apache Cassandra
5 1 (1.28%) Big Data
5 1 (1.28%) Couchbase
5 1 (1.28%) Informix
5 1 (1.28%) MySQL
5 1 (1.28%) Neo4j
Development Applications
1 22 (28.21%) Git (software)
2 11 (14.10%) jMock
2 11 (14.10%) Mockito
3 10 (12.82%) Jenkins
3 10 (12.82%) Selenium
4 9 (11.54%) EasyMock
4 9 (11.54%) Spock
5 6 (7.69%) Subversion
6 5 (6.41%) Gradle
6 5 (6.41%) JUnit
6 5 (6.41%) Maven
6 5 (6.41%) Mercurial
6 5 (6.41%) TestNG
7 2 (2.56%) DbUnit
7 2 (2.56%) SonarQube
8 1 (1.28%) Ant
8 1 (1.28%) FitNesse
8 1 (1.28%) IntelliJ
8 1 (1.28%) NUnit
General
1 4 (5.13%) Finance
2 2 (2.56%) Marketing
3 1 (1.28%) Electronics
3 1 (1.28%) Games
3 1 (1.28%) Manufacturing
3 1 (1.28%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 39 (50.00%) Spring
2 26 (33.33%) REST
3 25 (32.05%) Web Services
4 19 (24.36%) Hibernate
5 15 (19.23%) Spring Boot
6 11 (14.10%) RESTful
6 11 (14.10%) SOAP
7 9 (11.54%) CSS
7 9 (11.54%) HTML
8 7 (8.97%) Node.js
9 5 (6.41%) Spring MVC
10 4 (5.13%) AngularJS
10 4 (5.13%) Apache Camel
10 4 (5.13%) J2EE
11 3 (3.85%) Apache CXF
11 3 (3.85%) ELK Stack
11 3 (3.85%) XML
12 2 (2.56%) ActiveMQ
12 2 (2.56%) Dropwizard
12 2 (2.56%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 7 (8.97%) Visualisation
2 5 (6.41%) Algorithms
2 5 (6.41%) Data Structures
3 2 (2.56%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (2.56%) Blog
4 1 (1.28%) Clustering
4 1 (1.28%) RIA
4 1 (1.28%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 12 (15.38%) Linux
2 8 (10.26%) Unix
3 6 (7.69%) Mac OS X
4 3 (3.85%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 59 (75.64%) Agile Software Development
2 37 (47.44%) TDD
3 33 (42.31%) BDD
4 19 (24.36%) Scrum
5 16 (20.51%) Continuous Integration
6 15 (19.23%) Microservices
7 11 (14.10%) OO
8 10 (12.82%) DevOps
8 10 (12.82%) Web Development
9 9 (11.54%) Configuration Management
9 9 (11.54%) Front End Development
10 8 (10.26%) Pair Programming
11 7 (8.97%) Open Source
12 6 (7.69%) Mentoring
12 6 (7.69%) Software Engineering
13 5 (6.41%) Automated Testing
13 5 (6.41%) Line Management
13 5 (6.41%) MVC
14 4 (5.13%) Continuous Delivery
14 4 (5.13%) Functional Programming
Programming Languages
1 78 (100.00%) Java
2 29 (37.18%) JavaScript
3 27 (34.62%) Scala
4 14 (17.95%) SQL
5 12 (15.38%) Clojure
6 10 (12.82%) Groovy
7 6 (7.69%) Ruby
8 5 (6.41%) Python
9 2 (2.56%) C#
9 2 (2.56%) Go
9 2 (2.56%) PHP
10 1 (1.28%) Jython
10 1 (1.28%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 8 (10.26%) Security Cleared
2 6 (7.69%) SC Cleared
3 1 (1.28%) CTC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.28%) QA
System Software
1 15 (19.23%) Docker
2 3 (3.85%) GlusterFS
3 1 (1.28%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (1.28%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 6 (7.69%) Puppet
2 4 (5.13%) Kubernetes
3 3 (3.85%) Ansible
3 3 (3.85%) Kibana
3 3 (3.85%) logstash
4 2 (2.56%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 6 (7.69%) Oracle
2 1 (1.28%) Cisco
2 1 (1.28%) F5
2 1 (1.28%) MuleSoft
2 1 (1.28%) Red Hat
2 1 (1.28%) SAP
2 1 (1.28%) VMware
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