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 21 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
21 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java Developer
Rank 33 20 16
Rank change year-on-year
-13 -4
Contract jobs requiring a Java Developer 4 18 21
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 1.19% 5.00% 6.91%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.26% 5.47% 7.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 13 17
Average daily rate
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£283 £350 £313
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-19.28% +12.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £277 £300 £283
10% offered a daily rate of more than £289 £491 £327
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £374 £340
% change year-on-year
-6.35% +9.92%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £34.00 £35.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year
-2.85% -12.50%
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
317 329 277
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 94.63% 91.39% 91.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 189 199 151
Average daily rate £325 £300 £313
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.33% -4.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £163 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £412 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
- +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 31 37 27
Average hourly rate £20.00 £30.00 £14.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-33.33% +110.52%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.61 £13.00 £10.66
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.00 £50.00 £30.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £18.68
% change year-on-year
-2.94% -8.96%

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 21 August 2014. 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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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
Sheffield -3 3 £275 -19.70% 9
Doncaster - - - -
Java Developer
Yorkshire

Java Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 21 August 2014, 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 19 (100.00%) Java
2 17 (89.47%) Spring
3 14 (73.68%) Hibernate
4 12 (63.16%) MVC
4 12 (63.16%) Spring MVC
5 11 (57.89%) JavaScript
6 10 (52.63%) HTML
6 10 (52.63%) CSS
6 10 (52.63%) Relational Database
7 9 (47.37%) Eclipse
7 9 (47.37%) Maven
7 9 (47.37%) Java EE
7 9 (47.37%) Release Management
8 8 (42.11%) Ajax
8 8 (42.11%) jQuery
8 8 (42.11%) Twitter
8 8 (42.11%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 7 (36.84%) Spring Integration
10 6 (31.58%) J2EE
10 6 (31.58%) TDD
11 5 (26.32%) Finance
12 3 (15.79%) SQL
12 3 (15.79%) Oracle
12 3 (15.79%) SQL Server
12 3 (15.79%) ActiveMQ
12 3 (15.79%) BDD
13 2 (10.53%) JUnit
13 2 (10.53%) Web Services
13 2 (10.53%) JBoss
13 2 (10.53%) JMS

Java Developer
Top Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 21 August 2014, 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 2 (10.53%) Magnolia
2 1 (5.26%) Tomcat
2 1 (5.26%) CMS
2 1 (5.26%) Jetty
2 1 (5.26%) Liferay
Communications & Networking
1 2 (10.53%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (52.63%) Relational Database
2 3 (15.79%) SQL Server
3 2 (10.53%) SQL Server 2005
3 2 (10.53%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (5.26%) MongoDB
4 1 (5.26%) NoSQL
4 1 (5.26%) RDBMS
4 1 (5.26%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 9 (47.37%) Eclipse
1 9 (47.37%) Maven
2 2 (10.53%) JUnit
3 1 (5.26%) Ant
3 1 (5.26%) jMock
3 1 (5.26%) Mockito
3 1 (5.26%) Hudson
3 1 (5.26%) Jenkins
General
1 5 (26.32%) Finance
2 1 (5.26%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (89.47%) Spring
2 14 (73.68%) Hibernate
3 12 (63.16%) Spring MVC
4 10 (52.63%) CSS
4 10 (52.63%) HTML
5 9 (47.37%) Java EE
6 8 (42.11%) Ajax
6 8 (42.11%) jQuery
6 8 (42.11%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 7 (36.84%) Spring Integration
8 6 (31.58%) J2EE
9 3 (15.79%) ActiveMQ
10 2 (10.53%) JMS
10 2 (10.53%) JSF
10 2 (10.53%) Web Services
10 2 (10.53%) REST
11 1 (5.26%) Apache Camel
11 1 (5.26%) RESTful
11 1 (5.26%) Spring Web Flow
11 1 (5.26%) J2SE
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.26%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (63.16%) MVC
2 9 (47.37%) Release Management
3 6 (31.58%) TDD
4 3 (15.79%) BDD
5 2 (10.53%) Scrum
5 2 (10.53%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (5.26%) OOP
6 1 (5.26%) OOD
6 1 (5.26%) Web Development
6 1 (5.26%) Multithreading
Programming Languages
1 19 (100.00%) Java
2 11 (57.89%) JavaScript
3 3 (15.79%) SQL
4 1 (5.26%) PL/SQL
4 1 (5.26%) C#
4 1 (5.26%) C++
Qualifications
1 1 (5.26%) Sun Certification
Vendors
1 8 (42.11%) Twitter
2 3 (15.79%) Oracle
3 2 (10.53%) JBoss
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