The table below looks at the statistics for the Java Developer role in IT contracts advertised for the South Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Java Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 29 January 2015 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 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Java Developer
Rank 33 33 26
Rank change year-on-year
0 -7
Contract jobs requiring a Java Developer 8 9 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 2.48% 2.51% 4.29%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.61% 2.78% 4.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 1 10
Average daily rate
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£325 £500 £348
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-35.00% +43.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £323 £500 £193
10% offered a daily rate of more than £363 £500 £376
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.00 £35.00 £39.00
% change year-on-year
+8.57% -10.25%
Java Developer
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 South Yorkshire 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
South Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
307 324 302
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 95.05% 90.50% 92.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 197 168 137
Average daily rate £325 £300 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.33% +9.09%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £165 £140
10% offered a daily rate of more than £446 £450 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 20 31 40
Average hourly rate £13.00 £12.50 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+4.00% -37.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.55 £10.50 £10.90
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.85 £29.00 £32.40
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.21 £16.50 £17.56
% change year-on-year
-1.78% -6.03%

Java Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in South Yorkshire

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

Java Developer Jobs Demand Trend in South Yorkshire

Java Developer
Daily Rate Trend in South Yorkshire

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

Java Developer Daily Rate Trend in South Yorkshire

Java Developer
Hourly Rate Trend in South Yorkshire

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

Java Developer Hourly Rate Trend in South Yorkshire

Java Developer
Contract Job Locations in South Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Java Developer within the South Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 29 January 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Doncaster - 4 £350 - 1
Sheffield -5 2 £325 -35.00% 5
Java Developer
Yorkshire

Java Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 29 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South Yorkshire region that cited Java 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 Developer in their job title.

1 17 (100.00%) Java
2 14 (82.35%) Spring
3 11 (64.71%) MVC
3 11 (64.71%) TDD
3 11 (64.71%) Web Services
4 10 (58.82%) J2EE
4 10 (58.82%) Spring MVC
4 10 (58.82%) BDD
5 8 (47.06%) Linux
5 8 (47.06%) Agile Software Development
5 8 (47.06%) Finance
6 6 (35.29%) Scrum
6 6 (35.29%) ActiveMQ
6 6 (35.29%) JavaScript
6 6 (35.29%) Relational Database
7 5 (29.41%) NoSQL
7 5 (29.41%) SQL
7 5 (29.41%) Oracle
7 5 (29.41%) Hibernate
8 4 (23.53%) Subversion
8 4 (23.53%) Ant
8 4 (23.53%) JUnit
8 4 (23.53%) HTTP
8 4 (23.53%) UNIX
8 4 (23.53%) OO
8 4 (23.53%) ATDD
8 4 (23.53%) Couchbase
8 4 (23.53%) Analytical Skills
8 4 (23.53%) Maven
8 4 (23.53%) Continuous Integration

Java Developer
Top Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South Yorkshire region that cited Java 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 Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (17.65%) Magnolia
2 2 (11.76%) JBoss
2 2 (11.76%) Tomcat
2 2 (11.76%) WebSphere
2 2 (11.76%) CMS
2 2 (11.76%) Jetty
3 1 (5.88%) Node.js
Business Applications
1 1 (5.88%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 4 (23.53%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (35.29%) Relational Database
2 5 (29.41%) NoSQL
3 4 (23.53%) Couchbase
3 4 (23.53%) CouchDB
4 2 (11.76%) RDBMS
5 1 (5.88%) MongoDB
5 1 (5.88%) SQL Server
5 1 (5.88%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 4 (23.53%) Subversion
1 4 (23.53%) Ant
1 4 (23.53%) JUnit
1 4 (23.53%) Maven
2 2 (11.76%) Eclipse
3 1 (5.88%) Gradle
3 1 (5.88%) Jenkins
3 1 (5.88%) JMeter
3 1 (5.88%) CruiseControl
General
1 8 (47.06%) Finance
2 1 (5.88%) Automotive
2 1 (5.88%) Manufacturing
2 1 (5.88%) Electronics
2 1 (5.88%) Telecoms
2 1 (5.88%) Marketing
2 1 (5.88%) Russian Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (82.35%) Spring
2 11 (64.71%) Web Services
3 10 (58.82%) J2EE
3 10 (58.82%) Spring MVC
4 6 (35.29%) ActiveMQ
5 5 (29.41%) Hibernate
6 4 (23.53%) RESTful
7 3 (17.65%) Apache CXF
7 3 (17.65%) XML
7 3 (17.65%) XML Schema
7 3 (17.65%) JAXB
8 2 (11.76%) JMS
8 2 (11.76%) CSS
8 2 (11.76%) JDBC
8 2 (11.76%) JSP
8 2 (11.76%) HTML
8 2 (11.76%) Ajax
8 2 (11.76%) Apache Camel
8 2 (11.76%) Spring Web Flow
8 2 (11.76%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 4 (23.53%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (5.88%) Algorithms
2 1 (5.88%) User Experience
2 1 (5.88%) Ontologies
2 1 (5.88%) Chemistry
2 1 (5.88%) Client/Server
2 1 (5.88%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 8 (47.06%) Linux
2 4 (23.53%) UNIX
3 1 (5.88%) Windows
3 1 (5.88%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (64.71%) MVC
1 11 (64.71%) TDD
2 10 (58.82%) BDD
3 8 (47.06%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (35.29%) Scrum
5 4 (23.53%) OO
5 4 (23.53%) ATDD
5 4 (23.53%) Continuous Integration
6 2 (11.76%) UML
6 2 (11.76%) Web Development
6 2 (11.76%) Unit Testing
6 2 (11.76%) Dependency Injection
7 1 (5.88%) Automated Testing
7 1 (5.88%) Digital Marketing
7 1 (5.88%) DevOps
7 1 (5.88%) Web Application Development
7 1 (5.88%) Pair Programming
7 1 (5.88%) Programme Management
7 1 (5.88%) Software Testing
7 1 (5.88%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 17 (100.00%) Java
2 6 (35.29%) JavaScript
3 5 (29.41%) SQL
4 2 (11.76%) PL/SQL
5 1 (5.88%) SPARQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.88%) QA
Vendors
1 5 (29.41%) Oracle
2 1 (5.88%) Perforce
2 1 (5.88%) SAP
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