The table below looks at the statistics for the Java Developer role in IT contracts advertised for the Sheffield region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Java Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 1 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 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
1 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Java Developer
Rank 30 27 21
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -6
Contract jobs requiring a Java Developer 27 12 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Sheffield 6.08% 3.75% 4.33%
As % of the Job Titles category 6.41% 3.93% 4.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 11 8
Average daily rate £375 £375 £305
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +23.15%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £325 £285
10% offered a daily rate of more than £463 £475 £344
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £395 £363
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +8.96%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £42.50 £40.60 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+4.67% +8.28%
Java Developer
South Yorkshire

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
421 305 199
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Sheffield 94.82% 95.31% 95.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 304 197 136
Average daily rate £413 £350 £313
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.85% +12.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £238 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £500 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 22 16
Average hourly rate £14.00 £13.00 £12.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% +8.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.25 £9.50 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.00 £30.00 £25.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.83 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+4.01% -1.02%

Java Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Sheffield

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Java Developer in the job title across the Sheffield region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

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 1 May 2016.

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Sheffield

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Sheffield region that cited Java Developer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled with Java Developer in their job title.

1 47 (100.00%) Java
2 27 (57.45%) Agile Software Development
3 24 (51.06%) Spring
4 22 (46.81%) JavaScript
5 20 (42.55%) TDD
6 17 (36.17%) BDD
7 16 (34.04%) MongoDB
7 16 (34.04%) HTML
8 15 (31.91%) Web Services
8 15 (31.91%) Hibernate
8 15 (31.91%) Git (software)
8 15 (31.91%) Scala
8 15 (31.91%) Maven
9 14 (29.79%) MVC
10 13 (27.66%) Scrum
10 13 (27.66%) SOAP
10 13 (27.66%) JSON
10 13 (27.66%) Mockito
11 12 (25.53%) CSS
11 12 (25.53%) REST
12 11 (23.40%) Tomcat
12 11 (23.40%) NoSQL
13 10 (21.28%) SQL
14 9 (19.15%) Subversion
15 8 (17.02%) PL/SQL
15 8 (17.02%) Spring MVC
15 8 (17.02%) Continuous Integration
15 8 (17.02%) Groovy
15 8 (17.02%) RESTful
15 8 (17.02%) Clojure

Java Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Sheffield by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Sheffield region that cited Java Developer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled with Java Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 11 (23.40%) Tomcat
2 4 (8.51%) Node.js
3 3 (6.38%) Apache
3 3 (6.38%) Apache Solr
3 3 (6.38%) JBoss
4 2 (4.26%) nginx
5 1 (2.13%) Cloud Foundry
5 1 (2.13%) CMS
5 1 (2.13%) Elasticsearch
5 1 (2.13%) Liferay
5 1 (2.13%) Magnolia
5 1 (2.13%) Mule
Business Applications
1 2 (4.26%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 4 (8.51%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 2 (4.26%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (34.04%) MongoDB
2 11 (23.40%) NoSQL
3 6 (12.77%) PostgreSQL
4 4 (8.51%) Oracle Database
4 4 (8.51%) Relational Database
5 3 (6.38%) Apache Cassandra
5 3 (6.38%) Jackrabbit
5 3 (6.38%) MySQL
6 2 (4.26%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 15 (31.91%) Git (software)
1 15 (31.91%) Maven
2 13 (27.66%) Mockito
3 9 (19.15%) Subversion
4 7 (14.89%) Gradle
5 6 (12.77%) Ant
5 6 (12.77%) jMock
5 6 (12.77%) JUnit
6 5 (10.64%) Jenkins
6 5 (10.64%) Selenium
6 5 (10.64%) Spock
7 4 (8.51%) EasyMock
8 3 (6.38%) Eclipse
8 3 (6.38%) IntelliJ
8 3 (6.38%) TeamCity
9 2 (4.26%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 2 (4.26%) ClearCase
9 2 (4.26%) GitLab
9 2 (4.26%) JIRA
9 2 (4.26%) Liquibase
General
1 5 (10.64%) Finance
2 4 (8.51%) Billing
3 2 (4.26%) Electronics
3 2 (4.26%) Manufacturing
3 2 (4.26%) Marketing
3 2 (4.26%) Telecoms
4 1 (2.13%) Banking
4 1 (2.13%) Local Government
4 1 (2.13%) Retail
4 1 (2.13%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (51.06%) Spring
2 16 (34.04%) HTML
3 15 (31.91%) Hibernate
3 15 (31.91%) Web Services
4 13 (27.66%) JSON
4 13 (27.66%) SOAP
5 12 (25.53%) CSS
5 12 (25.53%) REST
6 8 (17.02%) RESTful
6 8 (17.02%) Spring MVC
7 7 (14.89%) J2EE
8 6 (12.77%) Velocity
9 5 (10.64%) HTML5
9 5 (10.64%) Spring Web Flow
9 5 (10.64%) XML
10 4 (8.51%) ActiveMQ
10 4 (8.51%) CSS3
10 4 (8.51%) JSR 168
10 4 (8.51%) Middleware
10 4 (8.51%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 4 (8.51%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (2.13%) Digital Media
2 1 (2.13%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (2.13%) Management Information System
2 1 (2.13%) Mobile App
2 1 (2.13%) Mobile Banking
Operating Systems
1 7 (14.89%) Linux
2 5 (10.64%) Unix
3 2 (4.26%) CentOS
3 2 (4.26%) Mac OS X
4 1 (2.13%) Android
4 1 (2.13%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (57.45%) Agile Software Development
2 20 (42.55%) TDD
3 17 (36.17%) BDD
4 14 (29.79%) MVC
5 13 (27.66%) Scrum
6 8 (17.02%) Continuous Integration
7 6 (12.77%) Kanban
7 6 (12.77%) OO
8 5 (10.64%) Microservices
8 5 (10.64%) Pair Programming
8 5 (10.64%) Unit Testing
9 4 (8.51%) Concurrent Programming
9 4 (8.51%) CRM
9 4 (8.51%) Multithreading
9 4 (8.51%) OOP
10 3 (6.38%) Configuration Management
10 3 (6.38%) DevOps
10 3 (6.38%) Open Source
10 3 (6.38%) SOA
11 2 (4.26%) Front End Development
Programming Languages
1 47 (100.00%) Java
2 22 (46.81%) JavaScript
3 15 (31.91%) Scala
4 10 (21.28%) SQL
5 8 (17.02%) Clojure
5 8 (17.02%) Groovy
5 8 (17.02%) PL/SQL
6 3 (6.38%) Jython
6 3 (6.38%) Perl
6 3 (6.38%) PHP
7 2 (4.26%) Bash Shell
7 2 (4.26%) Python
8 1 (2.13%) Go
Qualifications
1 4 (8.51%) Security Cleared
2 2 (4.26%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.26%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 8 (17.02%) Docker
Systems Management
1 4 (8.51%) Puppet
2 2 (4.26%) Control-M
2 2 (4.26%) Nagios
2 2 (4.26%) Opsview
3 1 (2.13%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 6 (12.77%) Oracle
2 4 (8.51%) NetCracker
3 2 (4.26%) SAP
3 2 (4.26%) Sybase
3 2 (4.26%) VMware
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