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 5 May 2016 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
5 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Java
Rank 11 10 15
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +5
Contract jobs citing Java 61 31 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Sheffield 13.83% 9.94% 8.13%
As % of the Programming Languages category 32.11% 29.81% 23.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 50 26 14
Median daily rate £450 £400 £305
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.50% +31.36%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £330 £279
10% offered a daily rate of more than £580 £513 £414
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £40.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year
-6.25% -
Java
South Yorkshire

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
190 104 71
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Sheffield 43.08% 33.33% 33.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 153 69 53
Median daily rate £413 £373 £290
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.73% +28.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £240 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £700 £505 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 3
Median hourly rate £11.50 £40.00 £30.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-71.25% +33.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.30 £40.00 £22.40
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.70 £40.00 £31.20
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.00 £36.00 £36.40
% change year-on-year
+5.55% -1.09%

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 5 May 2016.

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 5 May 2016, 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 58 (48.33%) Agile Software Development
2 43 (35.83%) Linux
3 38 (31.67%) JavaScript
4 36 (30.00%) Git (software)
5 35 (29.17%) Unix
5 35 (29.17%) Jenkins
6 34 (28.33%) SQL
7 31 (25.83%) MongoDB
8 28 (23.33%) Tomcat
9 27 (22.50%) Spring
10 26 (21.67%) Maven
10 26 (21.67%) HTML
10 26 (21.67%) DevOps
11 25 (20.83%) TDD
12 23 (19.17%) Web Services
13 22 (18.33%) Scrum
13 22 (18.33%) BDD
13 22 (18.33%) Puppet
14 21 (17.50%) Docker
14 21 (17.50%) Oracle
15 20 (16.67%) nginx
15 20 (16.67%) NoSQL
16 19 (15.83%) CSS
17 18 (15.00%) Finance
17 18 (15.00%) GitLab
18 17 (14.17%) Scala
18 17 (14.17%) GitHub
18 17 (14.17%) Artifactory
18 17 (14.17%) CentOS
19 16 (13.33%) RESTful

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 28 (23.33%) Tomcat
2 20 (16.67%) nginx
3 12 (10.00%) WebSphere
4 8 (6.67%) Apache
4 8 (6.67%) WebSphere Portal
5 7 (5.83%) Cloud Foundry
5 7 (5.83%) Confluence
5 7 (5.83%) Node.js
6 6 (5.00%) JBoss
6 6 (5.00%) SAS
7 5 (4.17%) IIS
7 5 (4.17%) WebLogic
8 3 (2.50%) Apache Solr
8 3 (2.50%) OpenStack
8 3 (2.50%) Oracle HTTP Server
8 3 (2.50%) WebLogic Portal
8 3 (2.50%) WebSphere Application Server
9 2 (1.67%) CMS
9 2 (1.67%) FileNet
9 2 (1.67%) Oracle Coherence
Applications
1 6 (5.00%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (1.67%) BigMachines
1 2 (1.67%) Eloqua
1 2 (1.67%) Oracle BPM
1 2 (1.67%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.83%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 17 (14.17%) GitHub
2 10 (8.33%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (3.33%) Cloud Computing
3 4 (3.33%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (1.67%) Amazon EC2
4 2 (1.67%) Google App Engine
4 2 (1.67%) Google Cloud Platform
4 2 (1.67%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (7.50%) HTTP
2 4 (3.33%) LDAP
3 3 (2.50%) TCP/IP
4 2 (1.67%) DHCP
4 2 (1.67%) DNS
4 2 (1.67%) FCoE
4 2 (1.67%) Fibre Channel
4 2 (1.67%) FTP
4 2 (1.67%) IPsec
4 2 (1.67%) iSCSI
4 2 (1.67%) LAN
4 2 (1.67%) Multicast
4 2 (1.67%) NAS
4 2 (1.67%) SAN
4 2 (1.67%) SMS
4 2 (1.67%) WAN
5 1 (0.83%) Network Security
5 1 (0.83%) OpenLDAP
5 1 (0.83%) VLAN
5 1 (0.83%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (25.83%) MongoDB
2 20 (16.67%) NoSQL
3 16 (13.33%) PostgreSQL
4 12 (10.00%) Oracle Database
5 8 (6.67%) MySQL
6 6 (5.00%) Relational Database
7 5 (4.17%) CouchDB
7 5 (4.17%) SQL Server
8 4 (3.33%) Hadoop
8 4 (3.33%) RDBMS
9 3 (2.50%) Jackrabbit
9 3 (2.50%) Oracle Reports
10 2 (1.67%) Apache Cassandra
10 2 (1.67%) Big Data
10 2 (1.67%) Data Warehouse
10 2 (1.67%) DB2
10 2 (1.67%) HBase
10 2 (1.67%) QlikView
11 1 (0.83%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 36 (30.00%) Git (software)
2 35 (29.17%) Jenkins
3 26 (21.67%) Maven
4 18 (15.00%) GitLab
5 17 (14.17%) Artifactory
6 13 (10.83%) Mockito
7 10 (8.33%) Subversion
8 9 (7.50%) JIRA
9 7 (5.83%) Gradle
9 7 (5.83%) Selenium
10 6 (5.00%) Ant
10 6 (5.00%) jMock
10 6 (5.00%) JUnit
11 5 (4.17%) Spock
12 4 (3.33%) EasyMock
13 3 (2.50%) Eclipse
13 3 (2.50%) IntelliJ
13 3 (2.50%) TeamCity
13 3 (2.50%) Travis CI
14 2 (1.67%) HP UFT
General
1 18 (15.00%) Finance
2 9 (7.50%) Banking
3 6 (5.00%) Telecoms
4 4 (3.33%) Billing
4 4 (3.33%) Local Government
5 3 (2.50%) Retail
6 2 (1.67%) Electronics
6 2 (1.67%) Manufacturing
6 2 (1.67%) Marketing
7 1 (0.83%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 69 (57.50%) Developer
2 46 (38.33%) Java Developer
3 13 (10.83%) DevOps Engineer
3 13 (10.83%) Senior Developer
4 11 (9.17%) Senior Java Developer
5 9 (7.50%) Analyst
6 7 (5.83%) Administrator
7 6 (5.00%) Architect
7 6 (5.00%) Lead DevOps Engineer
8 5 (4.17%) Scala Developer
8 5 (4.17%) WebSphere Administrator
9 4 (3.33%) Analyst Developer
9 4 (3.33%) Consultant
9 4 (3.33%) Java Engineer
9 4 (3.33%) Java Scala Developer
9 4 (3.33%) JavaScript Developer
9 4 (3.33%) Solutions Architect
9 4 (3.33%) Test Analyst
9 4 (3.33%) WebSphere MQ Administrator
10 3 (2.50%) Agile Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (22.50%) Spring
2 26 (21.67%) HTML
3 23 (19.17%) Web Services
4 19 (15.83%) CSS
5 16 (13.33%) RESTful
6 15 (12.50%) Hibernate
7 14 (11.67%) J2EE
7 14 (11.67%) REST
7 14 (11.67%) SOAP
8 13 (10.83%) JSON
8 13 (10.83%) Middleware
9 11 (9.17%) HTML5
9 11 (9.17%) XML
10 10 (8.33%) RabbitMQ
11 8 (6.67%) Spring MVC
12 7 (5.83%) AngularJS
13 6 (5.00%) MCollective
13 6 (5.00%) Play Framework
13 6 (5.00%) Sensu
13 6 (5.00%) Velocity
Miscellaneous
1 10 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (4.17%) iSeries
3 4 (3.33%) Data Centre
3 4 (3.33%) Management Information System
3 4 (3.33%) Private Cloud
4 2 (1.67%) Client/Server
4 2 (1.67%) Clustering
4 2 (1.67%) Data Extraction
4 2 (1.67%) Data Integration
4 2 (1.67%) Mobile App
4 2 (1.67%) N-Tier
4 2 (1.67%) Reference Data
5 1 (0.83%) Computer Science
5 1 (0.83%) DataPower
5 1 (0.83%) Digital Media
5 1 (0.83%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (0.83%) Mobile Banking
5 1 (0.83%) Social Media
5 1 (0.83%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 43 (35.83%) Linux
2 35 (29.17%) Unix
3 17 (14.17%) CentOS
4 12 (10.00%) Windows
5 7 (5.83%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 6 (5.00%) CoreOS
7 3 (2.50%) Mac OS X
8 2 (1.67%) Solaris
9 1 (0.83%) AIX
9 1 (0.83%) Android
9 1 (0.83%) Apple iOS
9 1 (0.83%) Debian
9 1 (0.83%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 58 (48.33%) Agile Software Development
2 26 (21.67%) DevOps
3 25 (20.83%) TDD
4 22 (18.33%) BDD
4 22 (18.33%) Scrum
5 16 (13.33%) MVC
6 14 (11.67%) Continuous Integration
7 12 (10.00%) Configuration Management
8 10 (8.33%) Microservices
8 10 (8.33%) Release Management
9 9 (7.50%) ETL
10 8 (6.67%) OO
10 8 (6.67%) SDLC
11 7 (5.83%) Unit Testing
12 6 (5.00%) CRM
12 6 (5.00%) Data Management
12 6 (5.00%) Test Scripting
12 6 (5.00%) Web Development
13 5 (4.17%) Migration
13 5 (4.17%) Pair Programming
Programming Languages
1 38 (31.67%) JavaScript
2 34 (28.33%) SQL
3 17 (14.17%) Scala
4 14 (11.67%) Groovy
4 14 (11.67%) Ruby
5 13 (10.83%) Perl
6 12 (10.00%) Python
7 10 (8.33%) Bash Shell
7 10 (8.33%) PL/SQL
8 9 (7.50%) PHP
9 8 (6.67%) Clojure
9 8 (6.67%) Go
10 6 (5.00%) Erlang
10 6 (5.00%) Jython
11 4 (3.33%) C
12 2 (1.67%) Apex Code
12 2 (1.67%) C++
12 2 (1.67%) Shell Script
13 1 (0.83%) PHP 5
13 1 (0.83%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 14 (11.67%) Security Cleared
2 10 (8.33%) SC Cleared
3 3 (2.50%) Degree
4 1 (0.83%) BPSS Clearance
4 1 (0.83%) ISEB
4 1 (0.83%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (7.50%) QA
2 4 (3.33%) Disclosure Scotland
3 2 (1.67%) Data Quality
4 1 (0.83%) SLA
System Software
1 21 (17.50%) Docker
2 6 (5.00%) Ceph
2 6 (5.00%) GlusterFS
3 4 (3.33%) Active Directory
3 4 (3.33%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (1.67%) Hyper-V
4 2 (1.67%) KVM
4 2 (1.67%) NFS
4 2 (1.67%) Oracle RAC
4 2 (1.67%) SRDF
4 2 (1.67%) Xen
Systems Management
1 22 (18.33%) Puppet
2 12 (10.00%) Nagios
3 11 (9.17%) Graphite
3 11 (9.17%) Opsview
4 9 (7.50%) Control-M
4 9 (7.50%) Opscode Chef
5 8 (6.67%) Ansible
6 6 (5.00%) HAProxy
6 6 (5.00%) Kubernetes
6 6 (5.00%) logstash
7 5 (4.17%) Salt
8 2 (1.67%) Mesos
Vendors
1 21 (17.50%) Oracle
2 11 (9.17%) Microsoft
3 6 (5.00%) Sybase
3 6 (5.00%) VMware
4 5 (4.17%) Splunk
5 4 (3.33%) IBM
5 4 (3.33%) NetCracker
6 3 (2.50%) Red Hat
7 2 (1.67%) Ab Initio
7 2 (1.67%) Cisco
7 2 (1.67%) DataSynapse
7 2 (1.67%) EMC
7 2 (1.67%) Google
7 2 (1.67%) Intel
7 2 (1.67%) Pega
7 2 (1.67%) Salesforce.com
7 2 (1.67%) SAP
7 2 (1.67%) Siebel
7 2 (1.67%) TIBCO
7 2 (1.67%) Vitria
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