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 28 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
28 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Java
Rank 14 7 7
Rank change year-on-year
-7 0
Contract jobs citing Java 49 39 26
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Sheffield 11.64% 13.88% 12.87%
As % of the Programming Languages category 26.78% 39.39% 34.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 39 28 19
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 £350 £325 £273
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £500 £417
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 £36.00 £40.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year
-10.00% -
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
183 99 76
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Sheffield 43.47% 35.23% 37.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 149 60 55
Median daily rate £425 £370 £302
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.86% +22.41%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £240 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £725 £500 £420
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £343
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.18%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 6
Median hourly rate £11.50 - £30.00
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.30 - £17.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.70 - £30.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £36.40 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+3.02% +1.11%

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 28 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 28 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 46 (45.54%) Agile Software Development
2 42 (41.58%) Linux
3 36 (35.64%) JavaScript
4 35 (34.65%) Git (software)
5 34 (33.66%) SQL
5 34 (33.66%) Unix
6 25 (24.75%) DevOps
7 24 (23.76%) HTML
8 23 (22.77%) Spring
8 23 (22.77%) Jenkins
9 21 (20.79%) Docker
10 20 (19.80%) NoSQL
10 20 (19.80%) Puppet
10 20 (19.80%) MongoDB
10 20 (19.80%) Oracle
10 20 (19.80%) Scrum
11 19 (18.81%) TDD
12 18 (17.82%) Finance
12 18 (17.82%) Web Services
13 17 (16.83%) CSS
13 17 (16.83%) Tomcat
13 17 (16.83%) GitHub
14 16 (15.84%) BDD
15 15 (14.85%) MVC
15 15 (14.85%) RESTful
15 15 (14.85%) Scala
16 14 (13.86%) Groovy
16 14 (13.86%) Maven
16 14 (13.86%) J2EE
17 13 (12.87%) Windows

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 17 (16.83%) Tomcat
2 13 (12.87%) WebSphere
3 10 (9.90%) nginx
4 8 (7.92%) Apache
4 8 (7.92%) WebSphere Portal
5 7 (6.93%) Cloud Foundry
5 7 (6.93%) Confluence
6 6 (5.94%) IIS
6 6 (5.94%) SAS
7 5 (4.95%) JBoss
7 5 (4.95%) WebLogic
8 4 (3.96%) Node.js
8 4 (3.96%) Oracle HTTP Server
9 3 (2.97%) OpenStack
9 3 (2.97%) Oracle Coherence
9 3 (2.97%) WebLogic Portal
9 3 (2.97%) WebSphere Application Server
10 2 (1.98%) Apache Solr
10 2 (1.98%) FileNet
10 2 (1.98%) Jetty
Applications
1 6 (5.94%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (1.98%) BigMachines
1 2 (1.98%) Eloqua
1 2 (1.98%) Oracle BPM
1 2 (1.98%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.99%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 17 (16.83%) GitHub
2 11 (10.89%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (3.96%) Cloud Computing
3 4 (3.96%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (1.98%) Amazon EC2
4 2 (1.98%) Google App Engine
4 2 (1.98%) Google Cloud Platform
4 2 (1.98%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (8.91%) HTTP
2 4 (3.96%) LDAP
3 3 (2.97%) FCoE
3 3 (2.97%) Fibre Channel
3 3 (2.97%) iSCSI
3 3 (2.97%) LAN
3 3 (2.97%) Multicast
3 3 (2.97%) NAS
3 3 (2.97%) SAN
3 3 (2.97%) TCP/IP
3 3 (2.97%) WAN
4 2 (1.98%) DHCP
4 2 (1.98%) DNS
4 2 (1.98%) FTP
4 2 (1.98%) IPsec
5 1 (0.99%) Network Security
5 1 (0.99%) OpenLDAP
5 1 (0.99%) VLAN
5 1 (0.99%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (19.80%) MongoDB
1 20 (19.80%) NoSQL
2 10 (9.90%) Oracle Database
3 7 (6.93%) MySQL
4 6 (5.94%) Relational Database
4 6 (5.94%) SQL Server
5 5 (4.95%) CouchDB
5 5 (4.95%) Hadoop
6 4 (3.96%) PostgreSQL
6 4 (3.96%) RDBMS
7 3 (2.97%) DB2
7 3 (2.97%) HBase
8 2 (1.98%) Apache Cassandra
8 2 (1.98%) Big Data
8 2 (1.98%) Jackrabbit
8 2 (1.98%) QlikView
9 1 (0.99%) Data Mining
9 1 (0.99%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 35 (34.65%) Git (software)
2 23 (22.77%) Jenkins
3 14 (13.86%) Maven
4 12 (11.88%) Mockito
5 10 (9.90%) Subversion
6 8 (7.92%) JIRA
7 7 (6.93%) Artifactory
7 7 (6.93%) GitLab
7 7 (6.93%) Gradle
8 6 (5.94%) Ant
8 6 (5.94%) jMock
8 6 (5.94%) JUnit
8 6 (5.94%) Selenium
9 5 (4.95%) Spock
10 4 (3.96%) EasyMock
11 3 (2.97%) Eclipse
11 3 (2.97%) IntelliJ
12 2 (1.98%) Atlassian Bamboo
12 2 (1.98%) HP UFT
12 2 (1.98%) TeamCity
General
1 18 (17.82%) Finance
2 10 (9.90%) Banking
3 6 (5.94%) Telecoms
4 4 (3.96%) Billing
5 3 (2.97%) Retail
6 2 (1.98%) Electronics
6 2 (1.98%) Manufacturing
6 2 (1.98%) Marketing
7 1 (0.99%) Local Government
7 1 (0.99%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 61 (60.40%) Developer
2 41 (40.59%) Java Developer
3 13 (12.87%) DevOps Engineer
4 12 (11.88%) Senior Developer
5 11 (10.89%) Senior Java Developer
6 8 (7.92%) Architect
7 7 (6.93%) Administrator
7 7 (6.93%) Analyst
8 6 (5.94%) Lead DevOps Engineer
9 5 (4.95%) Scala Developer
9 5 (4.95%) Solutions Architect
9 5 (4.95%) WebSphere Administrator
10 4 (3.96%) Analyst Developer
10 4 (3.96%) Java Engineer
10 4 (3.96%) Java Scala Developer
10 4 (3.96%) JavaScript Developer
10 4 (3.96%) WebSphere MQ Administrator
11 3 (2.97%) Agile Developer
11 3 (2.97%) Agile Java Developer
11 3 (2.97%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (23.76%) HTML
2 23 (22.77%) Spring
3 18 (17.82%) Web Services
4 17 (16.83%) CSS
5 15 (14.85%) RESTful
6 14 (13.86%) J2EE
7 13 (12.87%) Middleware
7 13 (12.87%) REST
8 12 (11.88%) Hibernate
8 12 (11.88%) JSON
8 12 (11.88%) SOAP
9 9 (8.91%) HTML5
9 9 (8.91%) RabbitMQ
9 9 (8.91%) XML
10 8 (7.92%) Spring MVC
11 6 (5.94%) MCollective
11 6 (5.94%) Sensu
11 6 (5.94%) Velocity
12 5 (4.95%) AngularJS
12 5 (4.95%) Dropwizard
Miscellaneous
1 10 (9.90%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (4.95%) iSeries
3 4 (3.96%) Data Centre
3 4 (3.96%) Private Cloud
4 2 (1.98%) Client/Server
4 2 (1.98%) Clustering
4 2 (1.98%) Data Extraction
4 2 (1.98%) Data Integration
4 2 (1.98%) Mobile App
4 2 (1.98%) N-Tier
4 2 (1.98%) Reference Data
5 1 (0.99%) Computer Science
5 1 (0.99%) DataPower
5 1 (0.99%) Digital Media
5 1 (0.99%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (0.99%) Management Information System
5 1 (0.99%) Mobile Banking
5 1 (0.99%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 42 (41.58%) Linux
2 34 (33.66%) Unix
3 13 (12.87%) Windows
4 8 (7.92%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 6 (5.94%) CentOS
5 6 (5.94%) CoreOS
6 3 (2.97%) Solaris
7 2 (1.98%) AIX
7 2 (1.98%) Mac OS X
7 2 (1.98%) SUSE
8 1 (0.99%) Android
8 1 (0.99%) Apple iOS
8 1 (0.99%) Debian
8 1 (0.99%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 46 (45.54%) Agile Software Development
2 25 (24.75%) DevOps
3 20 (19.80%) Scrum
4 19 (18.81%) TDD
5 16 (15.84%) BDD
6 15 (14.85%) MVC
7 13 (12.87%) Continuous Integration
8 12 (11.88%) Configuration Management
9 10 (9.90%) Microservices
9 10 (9.90%) Release Management
10 7 (6.93%) ETL
10 7 (6.93%) OO
10 7 (6.93%) SDLC
11 6 (5.94%) CRM
11 6 (5.94%) Data Management
11 6 (5.94%) Unit Testing
12 5 (4.95%) Pair Programming
13 4 (3.96%) Kanban
13 4 (3.96%) Open Source
13 4 (3.96%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 36 (35.64%) JavaScript
2 34 (33.66%) SQL
3 15 (14.85%) Scala
4 14 (13.86%) Groovy
5 13 (12.87%) Ruby
6 12 (11.88%) Perl
6 12 (11.88%) Python
7 10 (9.90%) Bash Shell
8 8 (7.92%) Clojure
8 8 (7.92%) Go
8 8 (7.92%) PL/SQL
9 7 (6.93%) PHP
10 6 (5.94%) Erlang
10 6 (5.94%) Jython
11 4 (3.96%) C
12 2 (1.98%) Apex Code
12 2 (1.98%) C++
12 2 (1.98%) Shell Script
13 1 (0.99%) PHP 5
13 1 (0.99%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 10 (9.90%) Security Cleared
2 8 (7.92%) SC Cleared
3 3 (2.97%) Degree
4 1 (0.99%) ISEB
4 1 (0.99%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (4.95%) QA
2 2 (1.98%) Data Quality
3 1 (0.99%) Disclosure Scotland
3 1 (0.99%) SLA
System Software
1 21 (20.79%) Docker
2 6 (5.94%) Ceph
2 6 (5.94%) etcd
2 6 (5.94%) flannel
2 6 (5.94%) GlusterFS
3 5 (4.95%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (3.96%) Active Directory
5 3 (2.97%) Hyper-V
5 3 (2.97%) KVM
5 3 (2.97%) NFS
5 3 (2.97%) Oracle RAC
5 3 (2.97%) SRDF
5 3 (2.97%) Xen
Systems Management
1 20 (19.80%) Puppet
2 11 (10.89%) Graphite
3 9 (8.91%) Control-M
3 9 (8.91%) Opscode Chef
4 8 (7.92%) Ansible
5 6 (5.94%) HAProxy
5 6 (5.94%) Host Intrusion Detection System
5 6 (5.94%) Kubernetes
5 6 (5.94%) logstash
5 6 (5.94%) Network Intrusion Detection System
6 5 (4.95%) Salt
7 2 (1.98%) Mesos
8 1 (0.99%) Nagios
8 1 (0.99%) Opsview
Vendors
1 20 (19.80%) Oracle
2 11 (10.89%) Microsoft
3 7 (6.93%) Sybase
3 7 (6.93%) VMware
4 5 (4.95%) IBM
4 5 (4.95%) Splunk
5 4 (3.96%) NetCracker
5 4 (3.96%) Red Hat
6 3 (2.97%) Cisco
6 3 (2.97%) DataSynapse
6 3 (2.97%) EMC
6 3 (2.97%) Intel
6 3 (2.97%) NetApp
6 3 (2.97%) TIBCO
7 2 (1.98%) Ab Initio
7 2 (1.98%) BMC
7 2 (1.98%) Salesforce.com
7 2 (1.98%) SAP
7 2 (1.98%) Siebel
7 2 (1.98%) Vitria
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