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 26 September 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
26 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Java
Rank 3 10 17
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +7
Contract jobs citing Java 113 49 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Sheffield 22.42% 11.53% 5.78%
As % of the Programming Languages category 47.48% 29.70% 14.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 88 38 8
Median daily rate £463 £425 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.82% +30.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £340 £365 £305
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £520 £503
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £420 £375
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +12.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £50.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £40.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
- +14.28%
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
238 165 88
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Sheffield 47.22% 38.82% 39.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 185 127 52
Median daily rate £425 £425 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +30.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £335 £300 £140
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 2 4
Median hourly rate £45.00 £17.25 £15.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+160.86% +11.29%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.14 £13.05 £15.43
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £21.45 £17.94
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £39.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +11.42%

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 26 September 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 26 September 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 93 (58.49%) Agile Software Development
2 43 (27.04%) Linux
2 43 (27.04%) TDD
3 40 (25.16%) JavaScript
4 39 (24.53%) Spring
5 38 (23.90%) Git (software)
6 33 (20.75%) REST
7 32 (20.13%) DevOps
7 32 (20.13%) BDD
7 32 (20.13%) Web Services
8 31 (19.50%) Scrum
9 30 (18.87%) WebSphere
10 29 (18.24%) Scala
10 29 (18.24%) Hibernate
10 29 (18.24%) Docker
10 29 (18.24%) Jenkins
11 27 (16.98%) GitHub
12 26 (16.35%) Unix
13 25 (15.72%) MongoDB
13 25 (15.72%) NoSQL
14 24 (15.09%) J2EE
14 24 (15.09%) Groovy
15 23 (14.47%) SC Cleared
15 23 (14.47%) Security Cleared
15 23 (14.47%) Ruby
15 23 (14.47%) Oracle
15 23 (14.47%) Finance
16 22 (13.84%) SQL
17 20 (12.58%) Python
17 20 (12.58%) HTTP

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 30 (18.87%) WebSphere
2 17 (10.69%) Tomcat
3 15 (9.43%) Apache
4 14 (8.81%) WebSphere Portal
5 12 (7.55%) WebSphere Application Server
6 10 (6.29%) nginx
7 9 (5.66%) OpenStack
7 9 (5.66%) Oracle HTTP Server
7 9 (5.66%) WebLogic
7 9 (5.66%) WebLogic Portal
8 7 (4.40%) FileNet
8 7 (4.40%) IIS
8 7 (4.40%) Oracle Coherence
9 6 (3.77%) Confluence
10 5 (3.14%) Apache Pig
10 5 (3.14%) Apache Spark
11 4 (2.52%) Cloud Foundry
12 3 (1.89%) CICS
13 2 (1.26%) IBM HTTP Server
14 1 (0.63%) JBoss
Applications
1 7 (4.40%) MS Visio
2 2 (1.26%) MS Excel
3 1 (0.63%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 5 (3.14%) Oracle BPM
2 2 (1.26%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 27 (16.98%) GitHub
2 11 (6.92%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (1.26%) Force.com
Communications & Networking
1 20 (12.58%) HTTP
2 11 (6.92%) SSL
3 10 (6.29%) LDAP
3 10 (6.29%) TCP/IP
4 7 (4.40%) FCoE
4 7 (4.40%) Fibre Channel
4 7 (4.40%) iSCSI
4 7 (4.40%) LAN
4 7 (4.40%) Multicast
4 7 (4.40%) NAS
4 7 (4.40%) SAN
4 7 (4.40%) WAN
5 4 (2.52%) Internet
5 4 (2.52%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (15.72%) MongoDB
1 25 (15.72%) NoSQL
2 15 (9.43%) Hadoop
3 13 (8.18%) HBase
4 11 (6.92%) PostgreSQL
5 10 (6.29%) Redis
6 8 (5.03%) Big Data
6 8 (5.03%) SQL Server
7 7 (4.40%) MySQL
8 6 (3.77%) Apache Hive
9 5 (3.14%) Data Lake
9 5 (3.14%) Sqoop
10 3 (1.89%) Couchbase
10 3 (1.89%) Informix
10 3 (1.89%) OLAP
10 3 (1.89%) Relational Database
11 1 (0.63%) Apache Cassandra
11 1 (0.63%) Data Warehouse
11 1 (0.63%) DB2
11 1 (0.63%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 38 (23.90%) Git (software)
2 29 (18.24%) Jenkins
3 16 (10.06%) Maven
4 14 (8.81%) Selenium
5 10 (6.29%) Gradle
5 10 (6.29%) Mockito
6 9 (5.66%) JUnit
6 9 (5.66%) Spock
6 9 (5.66%) Subversion
7 8 (5.03%) Bitbucket
7 8 (5.03%) EasyMock
7 8 (5.03%) jMock
8 7 (4.40%) JIRA
9 6 (3.77%) Artifactory
9 6 (3.77%) GitLab
10 5 (3.14%) Ant
10 5 (3.14%) Eclipse
11 4 (2.52%) HP UFT
12 3 (1.89%) IntelliJ
13 2 (1.26%) TestNG
General
1 23 (14.47%) Finance
2 14 (8.81%) Banking
3 7 (4.40%) Marketing
4 3 (1.89%) Telecoms
5 2 (1.26%) Electronics
5 2 (1.26%) Games
5 2 (1.26%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 87 (54.72%) Developer
2 69 (43.40%) Java Developer
3 25 (15.72%) Architect
4 14 (8.81%) DevOps Engineer
5 12 (7.55%) Agile Developer
5 12 (7.55%) Agile Java Developer
5 12 (7.55%) Senior Developer
6 11 (6.92%) Administrator
7 9 (5.66%) Senior Java Developer
8 8 (5.03%) WebSphere Administrator
9 7 (4.40%) Analyst
9 7 (4.40%) Infrastructure Architect
9 7 (4.40%) J2EE Developer
9 7 (4.40%) Java Architect
9 7 (4.40%) Java/J2EE Developer
9 7 (4.40%) Solutions Architect
10 6 (3.77%) Consultant
10 6 (3.77%) Data Architect
10 6 (3.77%) Software Developer
10 6 (3.77%) Technical Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 39 (24.53%) Spring
2 33 (20.75%) REST
3 32 (20.13%) Web Services
4 29 (18.24%) Hibernate
5 24 (15.09%) J2EE
6 19 (11.95%) HTML
7 15 (9.43%) Middleware
7 15 (9.43%) Node.js
7 15 (9.43%) XML
8 14 (8.81%) IBM Integration Bus
8 14 (8.81%) RESTful
9 13 (8.18%) WebSphere MQ
10 11 (6.92%) SOAP
11 10 (6.29%) JSON
11 10 (6.29%) Spring Boot
11 10 (6.29%) Spring MVC
12 8 (5.03%) CSS
12 8 (5.03%) XSLT
13 7 (4.40%) JSP
13 7 (4.40%) Rendezvous
Miscellaneous
1 17 (10.69%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (4.40%) iSeries
3 5 (3.14%) Clustering
4 4 (2.52%) DataPower
5 3 (1.89%) RIA
6 2 (1.26%) Management Information System
6 2 (1.26%) Public Cloud
6 2 (1.26%) Visualisation
7 1 (0.63%) Digital Media
7 1 (0.63%) Mainframe
7 1 (0.63%) Online Banking
7 1 (0.63%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 43 (27.04%) Linux
2 26 (16.35%) Unix
3 14 (8.81%) CoreOS
3 14 (8.81%) Windows
4 8 (5.03%) RancherOS
5 7 (4.40%) Solaris
6 4 (2.52%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 2 (1.26%) CentOS
7 2 (1.26%) Windows Server
7 2 (1.26%) zOS
8 1 (0.63%) AIX
8 1 (0.63%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 93 (58.49%) Agile Software Development
2 43 (27.04%) TDD
3 32 (20.13%) BDD
3 32 (20.13%) DevOps
4 31 (19.50%) Scrum
5 16 (10.06%) Pair Programming
6 14 (8.81%) Continuous Integration
7 12 (7.55%) Microservices
8 11 (6.92%) MVC
9 10 (6.29%) Configuration Management
10 9 (5.66%) Kanban
11 8 (5.03%) High Availability
11 8 (5.03%) Performance Tuning
11 8 (5.03%) Security Hardening
12 7 (4.40%) Benchmarking
12 7 (4.40%) Open Source
12 7 (4.40%) Release Management
12 7 (4.40%) Software Architecture
12 7 (4.40%) Software Engineering
13 6 (3.77%) OO
Programming Languages
1 40 (25.16%) JavaScript
2 29 (18.24%) Scala
3 24 (15.09%) Groovy
4 23 (14.47%) Ruby
5 22 (13.84%) SQL
6 20 (12.58%) Python
7 19 (11.95%) Perl
8 17 (10.69%) Clojure
9 15 (9.43%) Go
10 12 (7.55%) Jython
11 7 (4.40%) PHP
12 6 (3.77%) C#
12 6 (3.77%) Erlang
13 5 (3.14%) C
14 4 (2.52%) Bash Shell
14 4 (2.52%) VB
15 3 (1.89%) HiveQL
15 3 (1.89%) Shell Script
16 2 (1.26%) PL/SQL
16 2 (1.26%) SOQL
Qualifications
1 23 (14.47%) SC Cleared
1 23 (14.47%) Security Cleared
2 1 (0.63%) Degree
2 1 (0.63%) HP ASE
2 1 (0.63%) ISTQB
2 1 (0.63%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.63%) QA
1 1 (0.63%) SLA
System Software
1 29 (18.24%) Docker
2 14 (8.81%) etcd
2 14 (8.81%) flannel
3 11 (6.92%) Active Directory
4 7 (4.40%) Hyper-V
4 7 (4.40%) KVM
4 7 (4.40%) NFS
4 7 (4.40%) Oracle RAC
4 7 (4.40%) SRDF
4 7 (4.40%) VMware Infrastructure
4 7 (4.40%) Xen
5 6 (3.77%) Ceph
5 6 (3.77%) GlusterFS
6 3 (1.89%) HDFS
7 1 (0.63%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 17 (10.69%) Kubernetes
2 14 (8.81%) Host Intrusion Detection System
2 14 (8.81%) Network Intrusion Detection System
3 10 (6.29%) Puppet
4 8 (5.03%) Consul
4 8 (5.03%) Marathon
4 8 (5.03%) Mesos
4 8 (5.03%) Rancher
5 6 (3.77%) Ansible
5 6 (3.77%) Graphite
5 6 (3.77%) HAProxy
5 6 (3.77%) logstash
5 6 (3.77%) rkt
6 2 (1.26%) Nagios
7 1 (0.63%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 23 (14.47%) Oracle
2 19 (11.95%) IBM
3 10 (6.29%) Cisco
4 9 (5.66%) Microsoft
5 8 (5.03%) MuleSoft
6 7 (4.40%) DataSynapse
6 7 (4.40%) EMC
6 7 (4.40%) Intel
6 7 (4.40%) NetApp
6 7 (4.40%) Sybase
6 7 (4.40%) TIBCO
6 7 (4.40%) VMware
7 3 (1.89%) F5
7 3 (1.89%) Red Hat
8 2 (1.26%) AppDynamics
8 2 (1.26%) IFS
8 2 (1.26%) Salesforce.com
8 2 (1.26%) SAP
9 1 (0.63%) Informatica
9 1 (0.63%) Siebel
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