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 27 August 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
27 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Java Developer
Rank 24 45 37
Rank change year-on-year
+21 -8
Contract jobs requiring a Java Developer 31 7 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 5.81% 1.36% 1.16%
As % of the Job Titles category 6.07% 1.44% 1.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 3 2
Median daily rate £425 £400 £283
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +41.59%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £398 £380 £277
10% offered a daily rate of more than £620 £440 £289
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +14.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.25 £42.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
-1.78% +23.52%
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
511 486 326
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 95.69% 94.19% 94.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 353 307 196
Median daily rate £388 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £210 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £525 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 24 41 29
Median hourly rate £14.00 £13.88 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+0.90% -13.28%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £9.05 £11.40
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.50 £22.50 £26.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +3.03%

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 27 August 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 27 August 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 +18 31 £425 +6.25% 5
Java Developer
Yorkshire

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

For the 6 months to 27 August 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 54 (100.00%) Java
2 39 (72.22%) Agile Software Development
3 29 (53.70%) Spring
4 23 (42.59%) TDD
5 21 (38.89%) Scala
6 20 (37.04%) Hibernate
6 20 (37.04%) JavaScript
6 20 (37.04%) Web Services
7 18 (33.33%) BDD
7 18 (33.33%) REST
8 16 (29.63%) Groovy
8 16 (29.63%) Maven
9 15 (27.78%) Git (software)
10 12 (22.22%) Clojure
11 11 (20.37%) NoSQL
11 11 (20.37%) Scrum
12 10 (18.52%) Pair Programming
12 10 (18.52%) MVC
12 10 (18.52%) J2EE
12 10 (18.52%) JUnit
12 10 (18.52%) JSON
13 9 (16.67%) MongoDB
13 9 (16.67%) Gradle
14 8 (14.81%) Analytical Skills
14 8 (14.81%) JSP
14 8 (14.81%) SOAP
14 8 (14.81%) Mockito
14 8 (14.81%) Subversion
14 8 (14.81%) Spring MVC
15 7 (12.96%) HTML

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 6 (11.11%) Tomcat
2 2 (3.70%) Mule
2 2 (3.70%) WebSphere
2 2 (3.70%) WebSphere Application Server
3 1 (1.85%) Cloud Foundry
3 1 (1.85%) Mule ESB
Business Applications
1 2 (3.70%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 6 (11.11%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.85%) HTTP
1 1 (1.85%) Internet
1 1 (1.85%) Network Security
1 1 (1.85%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (20.37%) NoSQL
2 9 (16.67%) MongoDB
3 3 (5.56%) Relational Database
4 1 (1.85%) Apache Cassandra
4 1 (1.85%) Couchbase
4 1 (1.85%) Informix
4 1 (1.85%) MySQL
4 1 (1.85%) RDBMS
4 1 (1.85%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 16 (29.63%) Maven
2 15 (27.78%) Git (software)
3 10 (18.52%) JUnit
4 9 (16.67%) Gradle
5 8 (14.81%) Mockito
5 8 (14.81%) Subversion
6 6 (11.11%) jMock
6 6 (11.11%) Selenium
6 6 (11.11%) Spock
7 5 (9.26%) Ant
7 5 (9.26%) EasyMock
8 4 (7.41%) Eclipse
9 3 (5.56%) IntelliJ
9 3 (5.56%) Jenkins
10 1 (1.85%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 1 (1.85%) ClearCase
General
1 5 (9.26%) Finance
2 4 (7.41%) Banking
3 3 (5.56%) Marketing
4 2 (3.70%) Electronics
4 2 (3.70%) Manufacturing
4 2 (3.70%) Telecoms
5 1 (1.85%) Games
5 1 (1.85%) Retail
5 1 (1.85%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (53.70%) Spring
2 20 (37.04%) Hibernate
2 20 (37.04%) Web Services
3 18 (33.33%) REST
4 10 (18.52%) J2EE
4 10 (18.52%) JSON
5 8 (14.81%) JSP
5 8 (14.81%) SOAP
5 8 (14.81%) Spring MVC
6 7 (12.96%) HTML
7 5 (9.26%) CSS
7 5 (9.26%) Velocity
8 4 (7.41%) RESTful
8 4 (7.41%) Spring Boot
8 4 (7.41%) XML
9 3 (5.56%) JRuby
9 3 (5.56%) JSR 168
9 3 (5.56%) Middleware
9 3 (5.56%) Spring Web Flow
10 2 (3.70%) ActiveMQ
Miscellaneous
1 8 (14.81%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (1.85%) Clustering
2 1 (1.85%) Mobile App
2 1 (1.85%) Mobile Banking
2 1 (1.85%) RIA
Operating Systems
1 5 (9.26%) Linux
2 3 (5.56%) Unix
3 1 (1.85%) Android
3 1 (1.85%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (72.22%) Agile Software Development
2 23 (42.59%) TDD
3 18 (33.33%) BDD
4 11 (20.37%) Scrum
5 10 (18.52%) MVC
5 10 (18.52%) Pair Programming
6 5 (9.26%) Microservices
7 4 (7.41%) DevOps
8 3 (5.56%) Concurrent Programming
8 3 (5.56%) Continuous Integration
8 3 (5.56%) Kanban
8 3 (5.56%) Open Source
8 3 (5.56%) SOA
9 2 (3.70%) Business Intelligence
9 2 (3.70%) Continuous Deployment
9 2 (3.70%) Digital Marketing
9 2 (3.70%) Front End Development
9 2 (3.70%) Multithreading
9 2 (3.70%) OO
9 2 (3.70%) Programme Management
Programming Languages
1 54 (100.00%) Java
2 21 (38.89%) Scala
3 20 (37.04%) JavaScript
4 16 (29.63%) Groovy
5 12 (22.22%) Clojure
6 5 (9.26%) SQL
7 3 (5.56%) Jython
7 3 (5.56%) PL/SQL
8 1 (1.85%) Bash Shell
8 1 (1.85%) PHP
8 1 (1.85%) Python
Qualifications
1 5 (9.26%) SC Cleared
1 5 (9.26%) Security Cleared
2 1 (1.85%) Sun Certification
System Software
1 7 (12.96%) Docker
2 1 (1.85%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 1 (1.85%) Control-M
Vendors
1 3 (5.56%) MuleSoft
1 3 (5.56%) Oracle
2 2 (3.70%) SAP
3 1 (1.85%) Cisco
3 1 (1.85%) F5
3 1 (1.85%) IBM
3 1 (1.85%) Red Hat
3 1 (1.85%) Sybase
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
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