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 16 January 2017 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
16 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Java Developer
Yorkshire / South Yorkshire
Rank 20 25 32
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +7
Contract jobs requiring a Java Developer 36 25 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 6.92% 4.73% 2.52%
As % of the Job Titles category 7.10% 5.07% 2.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 21 7
Median daily rate £425 £450 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.55% +38.46%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £365 £350 £312
10% offered a daily rate of more than £466 £500 £360
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £376
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.52%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.63 £43.75 £40.00
% change year-on-year
-16.28% +9.37%

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
507 493 309
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 97.50% 93.19% 97.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 333 325 200
Median daily rate £378 £388 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.58% +19.23%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £225 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £550 £463
UK excluding London median daily rate £395 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.94% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 30 23
Median hourly rate £18.00 £13.00 £12.52
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+38.46% +3.83%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.94 £9.00 £9.80
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.70 £25.00 £21.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.00 £17.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-2.85% +9.37%

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 16 January 2017.

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 16 January 2017. 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 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 +3 31 £425 -5.55% 3
Java Developer
Yorkshire

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

For the 6 months to 16 January 2017, 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 86 (100.00%) Java
2 63 (73.26%) Agile Software Development
3 43 (50.00%) Spring
4 38 (44.19%) TDD
5 34 (39.53%) BDD
6 31 (36.05%) JavaScript
7 27 (31.40%) Scala
8 26 (30.23%) Web Services
8 26 (30.23%) REST
9 23 (26.74%) Git (software)
10 21 (24.42%) NoSQL
11 20 (23.26%) Hibernate
12 19 (22.09%) Scrum
13 17 (19.77%) Continuous Integration
14 16 (18.60%) SQL
14 16 (18.60%) Microservices
14 16 (18.60%) Spring Boot
15 15 (17.44%) Docker
16 14 (16.28%) Linux
16 14 (16.28%) Tomcat
17 13 (15.12%) RESTful
18 12 (13.95%) PostgreSQL
18 12 (13.95%) SOAP
18 12 (13.95%) Clojure
19 11 (12.79%) Mockito
19 11 (12.79%) MongoDB
19 11 (12.79%) DevOps
19 11 (12.79%) OO
19 11 (12.79%) jMock
20 10 (11.63%) Groovy

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 14 (16.28%) Tomcat
2 4 (4.65%) Elasticsearch
3 3 (3.49%) Alfresco
3 3 (3.49%) Jetty
4 2 (2.33%) Apache ServiceMix
4 2 (2.33%) nginx
4 2 (2.33%) WebSphere
5 1 (1.16%) Apache
5 1 (1.16%) JBoss
5 1 (1.16%) WebLogic
5 1 (1.16%) WebSphere Application Server
Business Applications
1 1 (1.16%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 8 (9.30%) GitHub
2 3 (3.49%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (1.16%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 7 (8.14%) HTTP
2 2 (2.33%) SSL
3 1 (1.16%) Internet
3 1 (1.16%) LDAP
3 1 (1.16%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (24.42%) NoSQL
2 12 (13.95%) PostgreSQL
3 11 (12.79%) MongoDB
4 9 (10.47%) Relational Database
5 5 (5.81%) Redis
6 1 (1.16%) Apache Cassandra
6 1 (1.16%) Big Data
6 1 (1.16%) Couchbase
6 1 (1.16%) Informix
6 1 (1.16%) MySQL
6 1 (1.16%) Neo4j
Development Applications
1 23 (26.74%) Git (software)
2 11 (12.79%) jMock
2 11 (12.79%) Mockito
3 10 (11.63%) Jenkins
3 10 (11.63%) Selenium
4 9 (10.47%) EasyMock
4 9 (10.47%) Spock
5 6 (6.98%) Subversion
6 5 (5.81%) Gradle
6 5 (5.81%) JUnit
6 5 (5.81%) Maven
6 5 (5.81%) Mercurial
6 5 (5.81%) TestNG
7 2 (2.33%) DbUnit
7 2 (2.33%) SonarQube
8 1 (1.16%) Ant
8 1 (1.16%) FitNesse
8 1 (1.16%) IntelliJ
8 1 (1.16%) NUnit
General
1 4 (4.65%) Finance
2 2 (2.33%) Marketing
3 1 (1.16%) Banking
3 1 (1.16%) Electronics
3 1 (1.16%) Games
3 1 (1.16%) Manufacturing
3 1 (1.16%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 43 (50.00%) Spring
2 26 (30.23%) REST
2 26 (30.23%) Web Services
3 20 (23.26%) Hibernate
4 16 (18.60%) Spring Boot
5 13 (15.12%) RESTful
6 12 (13.95%) SOAP
7 9 (10.47%) CSS
7 9 (10.47%) HTML
8 7 (8.14%) Node.js
9 6 (6.98%) Spring MVC
10 5 (5.81%) AngularJS
10 5 (5.81%) J2EE
11 4 (4.65%) Apache Camel
11 4 (4.65%) ELK Stack
12 3 (3.49%) Apache CXF
12 3 (3.49%) Dropwizard
12 3 (3.49%) XML
13 2 (2.33%) ActiveMQ
13 2 (2.33%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 7 (8.14%) Visualisation
2 5 (5.81%) Algorithms
2 5 (5.81%) Data Structures
3 2 (2.33%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (2.33%) Blog
4 1 (1.16%) Clustering
4 1 (1.16%) RIA
4 1 (1.16%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 14 (16.28%) Linux
2 9 (10.47%) Unix
3 7 (8.14%) Mac OS X
4 4 (4.65%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 63 (73.26%) Agile Software Development
2 38 (44.19%) TDD
3 34 (39.53%) BDD
4 19 (22.09%) Scrum
5 17 (19.77%) Continuous Integration
6 16 (18.60%) Microservices
7 11 (12.79%) DevOps
7 11 (12.79%) OO
8 10 (11.63%) Web Development
9 9 (10.47%) Configuration Management
9 9 (10.47%) Front End Development
10 8 (9.30%) Open Source
10 8 (9.30%) Pair Programming
11 6 (6.98%) Line Management
11 6 (6.98%) Mentoring
11 6 (6.98%) MVC
11 6 (6.98%) Software Engineering
12 5 (5.81%) Automated Testing
12 5 (5.81%) Functional Programming
13 4 (4.65%) Kanban
Programming Languages
1 86 (100.00%) Java
2 31 (36.05%) JavaScript
3 27 (31.40%) Scala
4 16 (18.60%) SQL
5 12 (13.95%) Clojure
6 10 (11.63%) Groovy
7 6 (6.98%) Ruby
8 5 (5.81%) Python
9 2 (2.33%) C#
9 2 (2.33%) Go
9 2 (2.33%) PHP
10 1 (1.16%) Jython
10 1 (1.16%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 8 (9.30%) Security Cleared
2 6 (6.98%) SC Cleared
3 1 (1.16%) CTC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.16%) QA
System Software
1 15 (17.44%) Docker
2 4 (4.65%) GlusterFS
3 1 (1.16%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (1.16%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 6 (6.98%) Puppet
2 4 (4.65%) Ansible
2 4 (4.65%) Kibana
2 4 (4.65%) Kubernetes
2 4 (4.65%) logstash
3 2 (2.33%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 6 (6.98%) Oracle
2 2 (2.33%) MuleSoft
3 1 (1.16%) Cisco
3 1 (1.16%) F5
3 1 (1.16%) Red Hat
3 1 (1.16%) SAP
3 1 (1.16%) VMware
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