The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the South Yorkshire region that had Java Developer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 26 September 2016 with a comparison to same period over 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 Developer
Rank 14 45 35
Rank change year-on-year
+31 -10
Contract jobs requiring a Java Developer 55 14 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 8.77% 2.56% 1.90%
As % of the Job Titles category 9.26% 2.70% 2.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 47 10 4
Median daily rate £425 £473 £308
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.05% +53.65%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £340 £375 £302
10% offered a daily rate of more than £555 £513 £320
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £50.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.50 £42.75 £34.00
% change year-on-year
-9.94% +25.73%
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
594 519 342
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 94.74% 95.05% 92.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 404 371 208
Median daily rate £400 £375 £330
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +13.63%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £225 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £530 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £380 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.63% +8.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 38 40 29
Median hourly rate £15.72 £15.00 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+4.76% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.50 £10.67
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £28.00 £22.69
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.33 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-4.78% +5.03%

Java Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in South Yorkshire

The demand trend of IT contracts across the South Yorkshire region that featured Java Developer in the job title.

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
Daily Rate Histogram in South Yorkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Java Developer across the South Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 26 September 2016.

Java Developer Daily Rate Histogram 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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Java Developer within the South Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 26 September 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Sheffield +27 53 £431 -8.73% 6
Java Developer
Yorkshire

Java Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 26 September 2016, Java Developer contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the South Yorkshire region featuring Java Developer in the job title.

1 72 (100.00%) Java
2 54 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
3 39 (54.17%) Spring
4 32 (44.44%) TDD
5 31 (43.06%) BDD
6 28 (38.89%) Scala
6 28 (38.89%) REST
7 26 (36.11%) Web Services
8 24 (33.33%) Hibernate
9 22 (30.56%) JavaScript
10 20 (27.78%) Git (software)
11 19 (26.39%) Groovy
12 18 (25.00%) Scrum
13 17 (23.61%) Clojure
13 17 (23.61%) NoSQL
14 15 (20.83%) Maven
15 14 (19.44%) Pair Programming
16 12 (16.67%) MongoDB
16 12 (16.67%) Docker
16 12 (16.67%) Microservices
17 11 (15.28%) SOAP
18 10 (13.89%) MVC
18 10 (13.89%) Mockito
18 10 (13.89%) Gradle
18 10 (13.89%) Spring Boot
19 9 (12.50%) Spock
19 9 (12.50%) JSON
19 9 (12.50%) Spring MVC
19 9 (12.50%) Selenium
19 9 (12.50%) JUnit

Java Developer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire 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 9 (12.50%) Tomcat
2 3 (4.17%) WebSphere
3 2 (2.78%) WebSphere Application Server
4 1 (1.39%) Alfresco
4 1 (1.39%) Mule
4 1 (1.39%) Mule ESB
Business Applications
1 2 (2.78%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 8 (11.11%) GitHub
2 1 (1.39%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.39%) HTTP
1 1 (1.39%) Internet
1 1 (1.39%) Network Security
1 1 (1.39%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (23.61%) NoSQL
2 12 (16.67%) MongoDB
3 3 (4.17%) PostgreSQL
3 3 (4.17%) Relational Database
4 2 (2.78%) Redis
5 1 (1.39%) Apache Cassandra
5 1 (1.39%) Couchbase
5 1 (1.39%) Informix
5 1 (1.39%) MySQL
5 1 (1.39%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 20 (27.78%) Git (software)
2 15 (20.83%) Maven
3 10 (13.89%) Gradle
3 10 (13.89%) Mockito
4 9 (12.50%) JUnit
4 9 (12.50%) Selenium
4 9 (12.50%) Spock
5 8 (11.11%) EasyMock
5 8 (11.11%) jMock
6 7 (9.72%) Subversion
7 6 (8.33%) Jenkins
8 5 (6.94%) Ant
9 4 (5.56%) Eclipse
10 3 (4.17%) IntelliJ
11 2 (2.78%) TestNG
General
1 6 (8.33%) Finance
2 3 (4.17%) Banking
2 3 (4.17%) Marketing
3 2 (2.78%) Electronics
3 2 (2.78%) Manufacturing
3 2 (2.78%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.39%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 39 (54.17%) Spring
2 28 (38.89%) REST
3 26 (36.11%) Web Services
4 24 (33.33%) Hibernate
5 11 (15.28%) SOAP
6 10 (13.89%) Spring Boot
7 9 (12.50%) J2EE
7 9 (12.50%) JSON
7 9 (12.50%) Spring MVC
8 8 (11.11%) JSP
9 6 (8.33%) CSS
9 6 (8.33%) HTML
9 6 (8.33%) RESTful
10 5 (6.94%) Velocity
11 3 (4.17%) Dojo
11 3 (4.17%) Java EE
11 3 (4.17%) JRuby
11 3 (4.17%) JSR 168
11 3 (4.17%) Spring Web Flow
11 3 (4.17%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 8 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (1.39%) Clustering
2 1 (1.39%) RIA
Operating Systems
1 5 (6.94%) Linux
2 4 (5.56%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 54 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
2 32 (44.44%) TDD
3 31 (43.06%) BDD
4 18 (25.00%) Scrum
5 14 (19.44%) Pair Programming
6 12 (16.67%) Microservices
7 10 (13.89%) MVC
8 8 (11.11%) Open Source
9 7 (9.72%) DevOps
10 5 (6.94%) Software Engineering
11 4 (5.56%) Continuous Integration
11 4 (5.56%) Front End Development
11 4 (5.56%) Kanban
11 4 (5.56%) OO
11 4 (5.56%) SOA
12 2 (2.78%) Concurrent Programming
12 2 (2.78%) Continuous Deployment
12 2 (2.78%) Functional Programming
12 2 (2.78%) Software Delivery
12 2 (2.78%) The Twelve-Factor App
Programming Languages
1 72 (100.00%) Java
2 28 (38.89%) Scala
3 22 (30.56%) JavaScript
4 19 (26.39%) Groovy
5 17 (23.61%) Clojure
6 9 (12.50%) SQL
7 3 (4.17%) Jython
8 2 (2.78%) PHP
8 2 (2.78%) PL/SQL
9 1 (1.39%) C#
9 1 (1.39%) Python
9 1 (1.39%) Ruby
9 1 (1.39%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 8 (11.11%) SC Cleared
1 8 (11.11%) Security Cleared
2 1 (1.39%) Sun Certification
System Software
1 12 (16.67%) Docker
2 1 (1.39%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 2 (2.78%) Kubernetes
1 2 (2.78%) Puppet
Vendors
1 6 (8.33%) Oracle
2 3 (4.17%) MuleSoft
3 2 (2.78%) SAP
4 1 (1.39%) Cisco
4 1 (1.39%) F5
4 1 (1.39%) IBM
4 1 (1.39%) Red Hat
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