The table below looks at the statistics for Java skills in IT contracts advertised for the Sheffield region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Java over the 3 months to 21 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over 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
21 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Java
South Yorkshire / Sheffield
Rank 3 7 19
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +12
Contract jobs citing Java 69 61 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Sheffield 17.56% 13.99% 5.12%
As % of the Programming Languages category 38.55% 36.97% 17.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 42 49 9
Median daily rate £450 £475 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.26% +18.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £363 £345 £315
10% offered a daily rate of more than £595 £566 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £413 £400
% change year-on-year
+3.03% +3.12%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £39.88 £42.84 £37.50
% change year-on-year
-6.91% +14.22%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in contract jobs advertised in the Sheffield region.

Programming Languages Category
Sheffield
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
179 165 63
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Sheffield 45.55% 37.84% 29.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 120 114 37
Median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £317 £275 £280
10% offered a daily rate of more than £548 £566 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £385 £375 £355
% change year-on-year
+2.66% +5.63%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 0
Median hourly rate £16.95 £16.50 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.69% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.50 £40.00 £35.50
% change year-on-year
+1.25% +12.67%

Java
Jobs Demand Trend in Sheffield

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Sheffield region citing Java as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Programming Languages category.

Java Jobs Demand Trend in Sheffield

Java
Daily Rate Trend in Sheffield

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

Java Daily Rate Trend in Sheffield

Java
Daily Rate Histogram in Sheffield

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Java across the Sheffield region over the 3 months to 21 January 2017.

Java Daily Rate Histogram in Sheffield

Java
Hourly Rate Trend in Sheffield

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

Java Hourly Rate Trend in Sheffield

Java
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Sheffield

For the 6 months to 21 January 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Java also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Sheffield region with a requirement for Java.

1 100 (61.35%) Agile Software Development
2 61 (37.42%) TDD
3 48 (29.45%) BDD
4 47 (28.83%) JavaScript
5 46 (28.22%) Linux
6 45 (27.61%) Web Services
7 44 (26.99%) REST
8 42 (25.77%) Spring
9 37 (22.70%) Git (software)
10 34 (20.86%) DevOps
11 31 (19.02%) Docker
12 30 (18.40%) Scala
12 30 (18.40%) Continuous Integration
13 28 (17.18%) Scrum
14 27 (16.56%) Ruby
15 26 (15.95%) Python
15 26 (15.95%) MongoDB
15 26 (15.95%) Jenkins
16 24 (14.72%) Node.js
16 24 (14.72%) Unix
16 24 (14.72%) Security Cleared
17 23 (14.11%) HTTP
17 23 (14.11%) Configuration Management
17 23 (14.11%) NoSQL
18 22 (13.50%) GitHub
18 22 (13.50%) PostgreSQL
19 21 (12.88%) CSS
19 21 (12.88%) Selenium
20 20 (12.27%) SC Cleared
20 20 (12.27%) HTML

Java
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 16 (9.82%) Tomcat
2 13 (7.98%) WebSphere
3 10 (6.13%) OpenStack
4 7 (4.29%) Apache
5 6 (3.68%) nginx
6 5 (3.07%) WebSphere Application Server
6 5 (3.07%) WebSphere Portal
7 4 (2.45%) CMS
7 4 (2.45%) Elasticsearch
8 3 (1.84%) Jetty
8 3 (1.84%) WebLogic
9 2 (1.23%) Alfresco
9 2 (1.23%) Apache ServiceMix
9 2 (1.23%) CICS
9 2 (1.23%) Confluence
9 2 (1.23%) IIS
9 2 (1.23%) Oracle HTTP Server
9 2 (1.23%) WebLogic Portal
10 1 (0.61%) Adobe Experience Manager
10 1 (0.61%) FileNet
Applications
1 3 (1.84%) MS Visio
2 1 (0.61%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (0.61%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 22 (13.50%) GitHub
2 8 (4.91%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (2.45%) IaaS
3 4 (2.45%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (1.23%) Amazon EC2
4 2 (1.23%) Force.com
5 1 (0.61%) Amazon ElastiCache
5 1 (0.61%) Amazon ELB
5 1 (0.61%) Amazon S3
5 1 (0.61%) AWS CloudFormation
5 1 (0.61%) CloudFront
5 1 (0.61%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 23 (14.11%) HTTP
2 17 (10.43%) SSL
3 13 (7.98%) TCP/IP
4 4 (2.45%) LDAP
4 4 (2.45%) Network Security
5 2 (1.23%) Internet
6 1 (0.61%) FCoE
6 1 (0.61%) Fibre Channel
6 1 (0.61%) Firewall
6 1 (0.61%) Intranet
6 1 (0.61%) iSCSI
6 1 (0.61%) LAN
6 1 (0.61%) Multicast
6 1 (0.61%) NAS
6 1 (0.61%) SAN
6 1 (0.61%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (15.95%) MongoDB
2 23 (14.11%) NoSQL
3 22 (13.50%) PostgreSQL
4 16 (9.82%) Redis
5 15 (9.20%) Relational Database
6 6 (3.68%) MySQL
7 3 (1.84%) Big Data
7 3 (1.84%) SQL Server
8 2 (1.23%) Couchbase
8 2 (1.23%) Hadoop
8 2 (1.23%) HBase
8 2 (1.23%) Informix
9 1 (0.61%) Amazon RDS
9 1 (0.61%) Apache Cassandra
9 1 (0.61%) Apache Hive
9 1 (0.61%) Neo4j
9 1 (0.61%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 37 (22.70%) Git (software)
2 26 (15.95%) Jenkins
3 21 (12.88%) Selenium
4 13 (7.98%) Bitbucket
5 12 (7.36%) jMock
5 12 (7.36%) Mockito
6 10 (6.13%) EasyMock
6 10 (6.13%) Spock
6 10 (6.13%) Subversion
7 8 (4.91%) Maven
8 6 (3.68%) Cucumber
8 6 (3.68%) Gradle
8 6 (3.68%) JUnit
9 5 (3.07%) Mercurial
9 5 (3.07%) TestNG
9 5 (3.07%) WebDriver
10 3 (1.84%) HP UFT
10 3 (1.84%) JIRA
11 2 (1.23%) Eclipse
11 2 (1.23%) IntelliJ
General
1 14 (8.59%) Finance
2 6 (3.68%) Banking
3 5 (3.07%) Marketing
4 2 (1.23%) Telecoms
5 1 (0.61%) Electronics
5 1 (0.61%) Games
5 1 (0.61%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 106 (65.03%) Developer
2 82 (50.31%) Java Developer
3 17 (10.43%) DevOps Engineer
4 15 (9.20%) Architect
5 14 (8.59%) Agile Developer
5 14 (8.59%) Agile Java Developer
5 14 (8.59%) Senior Developer
6 8 (4.91%) Automation Tester
6 8 (4.91%) Java Architect
6 8 (4.91%) Technical Architect
6 8 (4.91%) Tester
7 7 (4.29%) Software Developer
8 6 (3.68%) Administrator
8 6 (3.68%) Senior Java Developer
9 5 (3.07%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
9 5 (3.07%) Java Automation Tester
9 5 (3.07%) Lead Developer
9 5 (3.07%) Selenium Automation Tester
9 5 (3.07%) Selenium Tester
9 5 (3.07%) WebSphere Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 45 (27.61%) Web Services
2 44 (26.99%) REST
3 42 (25.77%) Spring
4 24 (14.72%) Node.js
5 21 (12.88%) CSS
6 20 (12.27%) HTML
7 19 (11.66%) Hibernate
7 19 (11.66%) SOAP
8 17 (10.43%) RESTful
9 16 (9.82%) Spring Boot
10 14 (8.59%) XML
11 11 (6.75%) AngularJS
12 7 (4.29%) J2EE
12 7 (4.29%) WebSphere MQ
13 6 (3.68%) Java EE
13 6 (3.68%) Spring MVC
14 5 (3.07%) IBM Integration Bus
14 5 (3.07%) WSDL
14 5 (3.07%) XSD
15 4 (2.45%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 11 (6.75%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (5.52%) User Experience
3 7 (4.29%) Visualisation
4 5 (3.07%) Algorithms
4 5 (3.07%) Data Structures
5 4 (2.45%) Clustering
5 4 (2.45%) iSeries
6 3 (1.84%) Public Cloud
7 2 (1.23%) Blog
7 2 (1.23%) DataPower
7 2 (1.23%) Mobile App
7 2 (1.23%) RIA
8 1 (0.61%) Data Centre
8 1 (0.61%) Digital Media
8 1 (0.61%) Mainframe
8 1 (0.61%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 46 (28.22%) Linux
2 24 (14.72%) Unix
3 12 (7.36%) Mac OS X
4 11 (6.75%) CoreOS
5 10 (6.13%) RancherOS
6 4 (2.45%) CentOS
7 2 (1.23%) Windows
8 1 (0.61%) Solaris
8 1 (0.61%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 100 (61.35%) Agile Software Development
2 61 (37.42%) TDD
3 48 (29.45%) BDD
4 34 (20.86%) DevOps
5 30 (18.40%) Continuous Integration
6 28 (17.18%) Scrum
7 23 (14.11%) Configuration Management
8 17 (10.43%) Microservices
8 17 (10.43%) Open Source
9 16 (9.82%) Web Development
10 15 (9.20%) Mentoring
11 14 (8.59%) Automated Testing
11 14 (8.59%) OO
12 13 (7.98%) Front End Development
13 12 (7.36%) Test Automation
14 11 (6.75%) Continuous Delivery
14 11 (6.75%) Prototyping
15 10 (6.13%) Kanban
15 10 (6.13%) Line Management
15 10 (6.13%) Security Hardening
Programming Languages
1 47 (28.83%) JavaScript
2 30 (18.40%) Scala
3 27 (16.56%) Ruby
4 26 (15.95%) Python
5 16 (9.82%) SQL
6 13 (7.98%) Clojure
6 13 (7.98%) Groovy
7 12 (7.36%) Go
8 8 (4.91%) C#
8 8 (4.91%) PHP
9 6 (3.68%) Perl
10 4 (2.45%) C
11 3 (1.84%) Jython
11 3 (1.84%) Shell Script
11 3 (1.84%) VB
12 2 (1.23%) Apex Code
12 2 (1.23%) Bash Shell
12 2 (1.23%) SOQL
13 1 (0.61%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 24 (14.72%) Security Cleared
2 20 (12.27%) SC Cleared
3 2 (1.23%) CTC Cleared
4 1 (0.61%) DBS Check
4 1 (0.61%) Degree
4 1 (0.61%) HP ASE
4 1 (0.61%) ISTQB
4 1 (0.61%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (4.91%) QA
System Software
1 31 (19.02%) Docker
2 10 (6.13%) etcd
2 10 (6.13%) flannel
3 3 (1.84%) GlusterFS
4 2 (1.23%) Active Directory
4 2 (1.23%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (1.23%) Xen
5 1 (0.61%) HDFS
5 1 (0.61%) Hyper-V
5 1 (0.61%) KVM
5 1 (0.61%) NFS
5 1 (0.61%) Oracle RAC
5 1 (0.61%) Shibboleth
5 1 (0.61%) SRDF
5 1 (0.61%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 16 (9.82%) Kubernetes
2 13 (7.98%) Puppet
3 10 (6.13%) Consul
3 10 (6.13%) Host Intrusion Detection System
3 10 (6.13%) Marathon
3 10 (6.13%) Mesos
3 10 (6.13%) Network Intrusion Detection System
3 10 (6.13%) Rancher
4 8 (4.91%) Ansible
5 6 (3.68%) Opscode Chef
6 3 (1.84%) Kibana
6 3 (1.84%) logstash
6 3 (1.84%) Salt
7 2 (1.23%) ZABBIX
8 1 (0.61%) Hadoop YARN
8 1 (0.61%) Nagios
8 1 (0.61%) Packer
Vendors
1 11 (6.75%) Oracle
2 3 (1.84%) Cisco
2 3 (1.84%) IBM
2 3 (1.84%) Microsoft
3 2 (1.23%) F5
3 2 (1.23%) MuleSoft
3 2 (1.23%) Red Hat
3 2 (1.23%) Salesforce.com
3 2 (1.23%) VMware
4 1 (0.61%) Adobe
4 1 (0.61%) EMC
4 1 (0.61%) Hortonworks
4 1 (0.61%) HP
4 1 (0.61%) IFS
4 1 (0.61%) Intel
4 1 (0.61%) NetApp
4 1 (0.61%) New Relic
4 1 (0.61%) SaltStack
4 1 (0.61%) TIBCO
4 1 (0.61%) WSO2
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