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 24 August 2016 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
24 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Java Developer
Rank 22 34 24
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -10
Contract jobs requiring a Java Developer 31 8 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Sheffield 7.00% 2.27% 1.52%
As % of the Job Titles category 7.33% 2.39% 1.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 3 1
Median daily rate £425 £400 £275
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +45.45%
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £393 £350
% change year-on-year
+8.28% +12.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.95 £42.50 £34.00
% change year-on-year
-15.41% +25.00%
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
423 335 188
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Sheffield 95.49% 95.17% 95.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 297 228 117
Median daily rate £414 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.33% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £242 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 12 17
Median hourly rate £13.00 £12.50 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+4.00% -16.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.20 £9.70 £11.80
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.50 £14.50 £34.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +3.03%

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 24 August 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 Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Sheffield

For the 6 months to 24 August 2016, 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 51 (100.00%) Java
2 36 (70.59%) Agile Software Development
3 26 (50.98%) Spring
4 22 (43.14%) TDD
5 20 (39.22%) Scala
6 19 (37.25%) JavaScript
6 19 (37.25%) Web Services
7 18 (35.29%) REST
8 17 (33.33%) BDD
8 17 (33.33%) Hibernate
9 16 (31.37%) Groovy
9 16 (31.37%) Maven
10 15 (29.41%) Git (software)
11 12 (23.53%) Clojure
12 11 (21.57%) NoSQL
13 10 (19.61%) JSON
13 10 (19.61%) Scrum
13 10 (19.61%) MVC
13 10 (19.61%) Pair Programming
13 10 (19.61%) JUnit
14 9 (17.65%) MongoDB
14 9 (17.65%) Gradle
15 8 (15.69%) Mockito
15 8 (15.69%) Spring MVC
15 8 (15.69%) Subversion
15 8 (15.69%) J2EE
15 8 (15.69%) SOAP
16 7 (13.73%) HTML
16 7 (13.73%) JSP
16 7 (13.73%) Docker

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 6 (11.76%) Tomcat
2 2 (3.92%) Mule
3 1 (1.96%) Cloud Foundry
3 1 (1.96%) Mule ESB
3 1 (1.96%) WebSphere
3 1 (1.96%) WebSphere Application Server
Business Applications
1 2 (3.92%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 6 (11.76%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.96%) HTTP
1 1 (1.96%) Internet
1 1 (1.96%) Network Security
1 1 (1.96%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (21.57%) NoSQL
2 9 (17.65%) MongoDB
3 3 (5.88%) Relational Database
4 1 (1.96%) Apache Cassandra
4 1 (1.96%) Couchbase
4 1 (1.96%) Informix
4 1 (1.96%) MySQL
4 1 (1.96%) RDBMS
4 1 (1.96%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 16 (31.37%) Maven
2 15 (29.41%) Git (software)
3 10 (19.61%) JUnit
4 9 (17.65%) Gradle
5 8 (15.69%) Mockito
5 8 (15.69%) Subversion
6 6 (11.76%) jMock
6 6 (11.76%) Selenium
6 6 (11.76%) Spock
7 5 (9.80%) Ant
7 5 (9.80%) EasyMock
8 4 (7.84%) Eclipse
9 3 (5.88%) IntelliJ
9 3 (5.88%) Jenkins
10 1 (1.96%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 1 (1.96%) ClearCase
General
1 5 (9.80%) Finance
2 4 (7.84%) Banking
3 3 (5.88%) Marketing
4 2 (3.92%) Electronics
4 2 (3.92%) Manufacturing
4 2 (3.92%) Telecoms
5 1 (1.96%) Games
5 1 (1.96%) Retail
5 1 (1.96%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (50.98%) Spring
2 19 (37.25%) Web Services
3 18 (35.29%) REST
4 17 (33.33%) Hibernate
5 10 (19.61%) JSON
6 8 (15.69%) J2EE
6 8 (15.69%) SOAP
6 8 (15.69%) Spring MVC
7 7 (13.73%) HTML
7 7 (13.73%) JSP
8 5 (9.80%) CSS
8 5 (9.80%) Velocity
9 4 (7.84%) Spring Boot
9 4 (7.84%) XML
10 3 (5.88%) JRuby
10 3 (5.88%) JSR 168
10 3 (5.88%) Middleware
10 3 (5.88%) RESTful
10 3 (5.88%) Spring Web Flow
11 2 (3.92%) Spring Integration
Miscellaneous
1 7 (13.73%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (1.96%) Clustering
2 1 (1.96%) Mobile App
2 1 (1.96%) Mobile Banking
2 1 (1.96%) RIA
Operating Systems
1 5 (9.80%) Linux
2 3 (5.88%) Unix
3 1 (1.96%) Android
3 1 (1.96%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (70.59%) Agile Software Development
2 22 (43.14%) TDD
3 17 (33.33%) BDD
4 10 (19.61%) MVC
4 10 (19.61%) Pair Programming
4 10 (19.61%) Scrum
5 5 (9.80%) Microservices
6 4 (7.84%) DevOps
7 3 (5.88%) Continuous Integration
7 3 (5.88%) Open Source
8 2 (3.92%) Business Intelligence
8 2 (3.92%) Concurrent Programming
8 2 (3.92%) Continuous Deployment
8 2 (3.92%) Digital Marketing
8 2 (3.92%) Kanban
8 2 (3.92%) Multithreading
8 2 (3.92%) OO
8 2 (3.92%) Programme Management
8 2 (3.92%) SOA
9 1 (1.96%) The Twelve-Factor App
Programming Languages
1 51 (100.00%) Java
2 20 (39.22%) Scala
3 19 (37.25%) JavaScript
4 16 (31.37%) Groovy
5 12 (23.53%) Clojure
6 5 (9.80%) SQL
7 3 (5.88%) Jython
7 3 (5.88%) PL/SQL
8 1 (1.96%) Bash Shell
8 1 (1.96%) PHP
8 1 (1.96%) Python
Qualifications
1 5 (9.80%) SC Cleared
1 5 (9.80%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 7 (13.73%) Docker
2 1 (1.96%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 1 (1.96%) Control-M
Vendors
1 3 (5.88%) MuleSoft
1 3 (5.88%) Oracle
2 2 (3.92%) SAP
3 1 (1.96%) Cisco
3 1 (1.96%) F5
3 1 (1.96%) IBM
3 1 (1.96%) Red Hat
3 1 (1.96%) Sybase
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
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