The table below looks at the statistics for the Java/J2EE Developer role in IT contracts advertised for the Sheffield region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Java/J2EE Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java J2EE Developer
Rank 24 27 22
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -5
Contract jobs requiring a Java/J2EE Developer 2 8 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Sheffield 0.93% 3.23% 4.44%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.96% 3.48% 4.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 5 10
Average daily rate
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£308 £350 £313
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.14% +12.00%
UK excluding London average daily rate £330 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
-5.71% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £34.00 £32.50 £42.50
% change year-on-year
+4.61% -23.52%
Java/J2EE 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
208 230 201
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Sheffield 96.30% 92.74% 89.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 131 141 113
Average daily rate £325 £308 £313
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.69% -1.60%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £165 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £428 £413 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
- +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 21 28 17
Average hourly rate £15.00 £32.50 £12.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-53.84% +170.83%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £14.79 £10.18
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £34.00 £44.60 £30.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-2.94% -5.55%

Java/J2EE Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Sheffield

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Java/J2EE Developer in the job title across the Sheffield region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Java/J2EE Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Sheffield

Java/J2EE Developer
Daily Rate Trend in Sheffield

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Java/J2EE Developer across the Sheffield region.

Java/J2EE Developer Daily Rate Trend in Sheffield

Java/J2EE Developer
Top 18 Related IT Skills in Sheffield

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Sheffield region that cited Java/J2EE Developer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled with Java/J2EE Developer in their job title.

1 2 (100.00%) Java
1 2 (100.00%) J2EE
1 2 (100.00%) MVC
1 2 (100.00%) Scrum
1 2 (100.00%) TDD
1 2 (100.00%) Spring
1 2 (100.00%) Spring MVC
1 2 (100.00%) BDD
2 1 (50.00%) Magnolia
2 1 (50.00%) Spring Web Flow
2 1 (50.00%) Web Development
2 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) CMS
2 1 (50.00%) Hibernate
2 1 (50.00%) MySQL
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle
2 1 (50.00%) Web Services
2 1 (50.00%) J2SE

Java/J2EE Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Sheffield by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Sheffield region that cited Java/J2EE Developer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled with Java/J2EE Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (50.00%) Magnolia
1 1 (50.00%) CMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) MySQL
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) J2EE
1 2 (100.00%) Spring
1 2 (100.00%) Spring MVC
2 1 (50.00%) Spring Web Flow
2 1 (50.00%) Hibernate
2 1 (50.00%) Web Services
2 1 (50.00%) J2SE
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) MVC
1 2 (100.00%) Scrum
1 2 (100.00%) TDD
1 2 (100.00%) BDD
2 1 (50.00%) Web Development
2 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) Java
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle
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