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 May 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 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Java Developer
Rank 34 21 15
Rank change year-on-year
-13 -6
Contract jobs requiring a Java Developer 20 16 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Sheffield 4.78% 5.61% 6.53%
As % of the Job Titles category 5.13% 5.95% 6.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 12 12
Median daily rate £375 £353 £315
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.38% +11.99%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £326 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £458 £445 £386
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £363
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +10.34%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.25 £40.60 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+4.06% +12.77%
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
390 269 193
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Sheffield 93.30% 94.39% 96.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 287 171 132
Median daily rate £413 £350 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.85% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £235 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £500 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 23 18
Median hourly rate £14.00 £12.25 £20.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% -40.24%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.25 £9.48 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.00 £17.28 £31.20
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.00 £16.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -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 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 Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Sheffield

For the 6 months to 24 May 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 42 (100.00%) Java
2 25 (59.52%) Agile Software Development
3 21 (50.00%) Spring
4 20 (47.62%) JavaScript
5 17 (40.48%) TDD
6 14 (33.33%) HTML
6 14 (33.33%) Web Services
6 14 (33.33%) Git (software)
6 14 (33.33%) Scala
6 14 (33.33%) BDD
7 13 (30.95%) MongoDB
7 13 (30.95%) Maven
7 13 (30.95%) MVC
7 13 (30.95%) SOAP
8 12 (28.57%) Hibernate
8 12 (28.57%) Scrum
8 12 (28.57%) JSON
8 12 (28.57%) Mockito
8 12 (28.57%) REST
9 10 (23.81%) CSS
9 10 (23.81%) NoSQL
10 9 (21.43%) SQL
10 9 (21.43%) Tomcat
10 9 (21.43%) Subversion
11 8 (19.05%) Linux
11 8 (19.05%) PL/SQL
11 8 (19.05%) Clojure
11 8 (19.05%) Spring MVC
11 8 (19.05%) Groovy
11 8 (19.05%) 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 9 (21.43%) Tomcat
2 3 (7.14%) Node.js
3 2 (4.76%) Apache
3 2 (4.76%) Apache Solr
3 2 (4.76%) JBoss
4 1 (2.38%) Cloud Foundry
4 1 (2.38%) CMS
4 1 (2.38%) Elasticsearch
4 1 (2.38%) Liferay
4 1 (2.38%) Magnolia
4 1 (2.38%) Mule
4 1 (2.38%) nginx
Business Applications
1 2 (4.76%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 4 (9.52%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 2 (4.76%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (30.95%) MongoDB
2 10 (23.81%) NoSQL
3 4 (9.52%) Oracle Database
3 4 (9.52%) PostgreSQL
3 4 (9.52%) Relational Database
4 2 (4.76%) Apache Cassandra
4 2 (4.76%) Jackrabbit
4 2 (4.76%) MySQL
4 2 (4.76%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 14 (33.33%) Git (software)
2 13 (30.95%) Maven
3 12 (28.57%) Mockito
4 9 (21.43%) Subversion
5 7 (16.67%) Gradle
6 6 (14.29%) Ant
6 6 (14.29%) jMock
6 6 (14.29%) JUnit
7 5 (11.90%) Selenium
7 5 (11.90%) Spock
8 4 (9.52%) EasyMock
9 3 (7.14%) Eclipse
9 3 (7.14%) IntelliJ
9 3 (7.14%) Jenkins
10 2 (4.76%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 2 (4.76%) ClearCase
10 2 (4.76%) TeamCity
10 2 (4.76%) Vagrant
11 1 (2.38%) JIRA
11 1 (2.38%) Mercurial
General
1 4 (9.52%) Billing
1 4 (9.52%) Finance
2 2 (4.76%) Electronics
2 2 (4.76%) Manufacturing
2 2 (4.76%) Marketing
2 2 (4.76%) Telecoms
3 1 (2.38%) Banking
3 1 (2.38%) Local Government
3 1 (2.38%) Retail
3 1 (2.38%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (50.00%) Spring
2 14 (33.33%) HTML
2 14 (33.33%) Web Services
3 13 (30.95%) SOAP
4 12 (28.57%) Hibernate
4 12 (28.57%) JSON
4 12 (28.57%) REST
5 10 (23.81%) CSS
6 8 (19.05%) Spring MVC
7 7 (16.67%) J2EE
7 7 (16.67%) RESTful
8 6 (14.29%) Velocity
9 5 (11.90%) XML
10 4 (9.52%) ActiveMQ
10 4 (9.52%) HTML5
10 4 (9.52%) Spring Web Flow
11 3 (7.14%) jQuery
11 3 (7.14%) JRuby
11 3 (7.14%) JSR 168
11 3 (7.14%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 4 (9.52%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (2.38%) Digital Media
2 1 (2.38%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (2.38%) Management Information System
2 1 (2.38%) Mobile App
2 1 (2.38%) Mobile Banking
Operating Systems
1 8 (19.05%) Linux
2 5 (11.90%) Unix
3 2 (4.76%) Mac OS X
4 1 (2.38%) Android
4 1 (2.38%) Apple iOS
4 1 (2.38%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (59.52%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (40.48%) TDD
3 14 (33.33%) BDD
4 13 (30.95%) MVC
5 12 (28.57%) Scrum
6 6 (14.29%) Continuous Integration
7 5 (11.90%) Microservices
7 5 (11.90%) OO
7 5 (11.90%) Pair Programming
8 4 (9.52%) CRM
8 4 (9.52%) Kanban
8 4 (9.52%) Unit Testing
9 3 (7.14%) Concurrent Programming
9 3 (7.14%) Configuration Management
9 3 (7.14%) Multithreading
9 3 (7.14%) OOP
9 3 (7.14%) Open Source
9 3 (7.14%) SOA
10 2 (4.76%) DevOps
10 2 (4.76%) Front End Development
Programming Languages
1 42 (100.00%) Java
2 20 (47.62%) JavaScript
3 14 (33.33%) Scala
4 9 (21.43%) SQL
5 8 (19.05%) Clojure
5 8 (19.05%) Groovy
5 8 (19.05%) PL/SQL
6 3 (7.14%) Jython
7 2 (4.76%) Bash Shell
7 2 (4.76%) Perl
7 2 (4.76%) PHP
7 2 (4.76%) Python
8 1 (2.38%) Go
Qualifications
1 4 (9.52%) Security Cleared
2 2 (4.76%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.38%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 8 (19.05%) Docker
Systems Management
1 3 (7.14%) Puppet
2 2 (4.76%) Control-M
3 1 (2.38%) Nagios
3 1 (2.38%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (2.38%) Opsview
Vendors
1 6 (14.29%) Oracle
2 4 (9.52%) NetCracker
3 2 (4.76%) SAP
3 2 (4.76%) Sybase
3 2 (4.76%) VMware
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