The table below looks at the statistics for Java skills 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 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
Rank 19 26 7
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -19
Contract jobs citing Java 22 16 36
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 6.81% 4.47% 11.04%
As % of the Programming Languages category 20.37% 12.03% 29.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 8 25
Average daily rate
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£340 £270 £310
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.92% -12.90%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £317 £184 £143
10% offered a daily rate of more than £485 £465 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £366 £365
% change year-on-year
+9.36% +0.20%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.95 £37.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year
-0.13% +2.77%
Java
Yorkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in contract jobs advertised in the South Yorkshire region.

Programming Languages Category
South Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
108 133 121
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 33.44% 37.15% 37.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 65 66 72
Average daily rate £340 £290 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.24% +5.45%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £177 £160
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £440 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 6 11
Average hourly rate - £20.25 £24.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -15.62%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.50 £33.25 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+6.76% -5.00%

Java
Jobs Demand Trend in South Yorkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Java across the South Yorkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

Java Jobs Demand Trend in South Yorkshire

Java
Daily Rate Trend in South Yorkshire

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

Java Daily Rate Trend in South Yorkshire

Java
Daily Rate Histogram in South Yorkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Java across the South Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 29 January 2015.

Java Daily Rate Histogram in South Yorkshire

Java
Hourly Rate Trend in South Yorkshire

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

Java Hourly Rate Trend in South Yorkshire

Java
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 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
Sheffield -2 11 £400 +66.66% 10
Doncaster +10 7 £340 +4.61% 2
Rotherham - - - - 2
Java
Yorkshire

Java
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 29 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South Yorkshire region citing Java also 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 that cited Java.

1 16 (40.00%) Finance
1 16 (40.00%) Linux
2 15 (37.50%) Web Services
3 14 (35.00%) Agile Software Development
3 14 (35.00%) Spring
4 13 (32.50%) WebSphere
4 13 (32.50%) TDD
5 12 (30.00%) UNIX
5 12 (30.00%) J2EE
6 11 (27.50%) SQL
6 11 (27.50%) MVC
7 10 (25.00%) Spring MVC
7 10 (25.00%) BDD
8 9 (22.50%) JavaScript
9 8 (20.00%) Oracle
9 8 (20.00%) .NET
9 8 (20.00%) HTTP
9 8 (20.00%) Microsoft
9 8 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
10 7 (17.50%) Relational Database
10 7 (17.50%) WebSphere Portal
10 7 (17.50%) XML
10 7 (17.50%) ActiveMQ
11 6 (15.00%) Scrum
11 6 (15.00%) HTML
11 6 (15.00%) Perl
11 6 (15.00%) Continuous Integration
12 5 (12.50%) WebSphere Message Broker
12 5 (12.50%) Maven
12 5 (12.50%) Hibernate

Java
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 citing Java also 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 that cited Java. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 13 (32.50%) WebSphere
2 7 (17.50%) WebSphere Portal
3 4 (10.00%) WebSphere Application Server
3 4 (10.00%) Tomcat
4 3 (7.50%) Magnolia
5 2 (5.00%) CMS
5 2 (5.00%) IIS
5 2 (5.00%) Oracle HTTP Server
5 2 (5.00%) JBoss
5 2 (5.00%) Apache
5 2 (5.00%) Oracle Coherence
5 2 (5.00%) Jetty
6 1 (2.50%) Node.js
6 1 (2.50%) TeamSite
6 1 (2.50%) NetWeaver
Applications
1 4 (10.00%) MS Visio
2 1 (2.50%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (7.50%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (5.00%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (2.50%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (2.50%) SAP CO
3 1 (2.50%) SAP FI/CO
3 1 (2.50%) SAP SD
3 1 (2.50%) SAP FI
3 1 (2.50%) SAP MM
Communications & Networking
1 8 (20.00%) HTTP
2 2 (5.00%) SAN
2 2 (5.00%) LAN
2 2 (5.00%) WAN
2 2 (5.00%) LDAP
2 2 (5.00%) Multicast
2 2 (5.00%) FCoE
2 2 (5.00%) Fibre Channel
2 2 (5.00%) NAS
2 2 (5.00%) iSCSI
3 1 (2.50%) HTTPS
3 1 (2.50%) Firewall
3 1 (2.50%) DMZ
3 1 (2.50%) 2G
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (17.50%) Relational Database
2 5 (12.50%) NoSQL
3 4 (10.00%) SQL Server
3 4 (10.00%) Couchbase
3 4 (10.00%) CouchDB
4 2 (5.00%) DB2
4 2 (5.00%) RDBMS
5 1 (2.50%) HBase
5 1 (2.50%) Hadoop
5 1 (2.50%) MongoDB
5 1 (2.50%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 5 (12.50%) Maven
2 4 (10.00%) Subversion
2 4 (10.00%) Ant
2 4 (10.00%) JUnit
3 2 (5.00%) QuickTest Pro
3 2 (5.00%) Eclipse
3 2 (5.00%) SoapUI
3 2 (5.00%) WebDriver
3 2 (5.00%) Selenium
4 1 (2.50%) JProfiler
4 1 (2.50%) TestNG
4 1 (2.50%) Gradle
4 1 (2.50%) Jenkins
4 1 (2.50%) VisualVM
4 1 (2.50%) CruiseControl
4 1 (2.50%) LSMW
4 1 (2.50%) JMeter
General
1 16 (40.00%) Finance
2 2 (5.00%) Banking
2 2 (5.00%) Retail
2 2 (5.00%) Marketing
3 1 (2.50%) Russian Language
3 1 (2.50%) Automotive
3 1 (2.50%) Manufacturing
3 1 (2.50%) Electronics
3 1 (2.50%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 20 (50.00%) Developer
2 17 (42.50%) Java Developer
3 4 (10.00%) Administrator
3 4 (10.00%) WebSphere Administrator
3 4 (10.00%) Java/J2EE Developer
4 3 (7.50%) Analyst
4 3 (7.50%) Software Engineer
5 2 (5.00%) Architect
5 2 (5.00%) Test Analyst
5 2 (5.00%) Consultant
5 2 (5.00%) Solutions Architect
5 2 (5.00%) Solutions Designer
5 2 (5.00%) J2EE Developer
5 2 (5.00%) SAP Consultant
5 2 (5.00%) Java Software Engineer
5 2 (5.00%) Designer
5 2 (5.00%) CRM Developer
6 1 (2.50%) Dynamics CRM Developer
6 1 (2.50%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
6 1 (2.50%) CMS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (37.50%) Web Services
2 14 (35.00%) Spring
3 12 (30.00%) J2EE
4 10 (25.00%) Spring MVC
5 8 (20.00%) .NET
6 7 (17.50%) XML
6 7 (17.50%) ActiveMQ
7 6 (15.00%) HTML
8 5 (12.50%) WebSphere Message Broker
8 5 (12.50%) Hibernate
8 5 (12.50%) RESTful
8 5 (12.50%) WebSphere MQ
8 5 (12.50%) Middleware
9 4 (10.00%) ASP.NET
10 3 (7.50%) Apache CXF
10 3 (7.50%) Silverlight
10 3 (7.50%) JMS
10 3 (7.50%) WSDL
10 3 (7.50%) XML Schema
10 3 (7.50%) JAXB
Miscellaneous
1 8 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (10.00%) iSeries
3 2 (5.00%) Clustering
4 1 (2.50%) Open Source
4 1 (2.50%) Chemistry
4 1 (2.50%) Ontologies
4 1 (2.50%) User Experience
4 1 (2.50%) Algorithms
4 1 (2.50%) Client/Server
4 1 (2.50%) NHS
4 1 (2.50%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 16 (40.00%) Linux
2 12 (30.00%) UNIX
3 3 (7.50%) Windows
4 2 (5.00%) Solaris
5 1 (2.50%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (35.00%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (32.50%) TDD
3 11 (27.50%) MVC
4 10 (25.00%) BDD
5 6 (15.00%) Scrum
5 6 (15.00%) Continuous Integration
6 4 (10.00%) OO
6 4 (10.00%) ATDD
6 4 (10.00%) Performance Tuning
6 4 (10.00%) Unit Testing
7 3 (7.50%) Software Engineering
7 3 (7.50%) CRM
7 3 (7.50%) Workflow
8 2 (5.00%) Project Management
8 2 (5.00%) Benchmarking
8 2 (5.00%) ERP
8 2 (5.00%) UML
8 2 (5.00%) Web Development
8 2 (5.00%) Resource Management
8 2 (5.00%) Dependency Injection
Programming Languages
1 11 (27.50%) SQL
2 9 (22.50%) JavaScript
3 6 (15.00%) Perl
4 5 (12.50%) C#
5 2 (5.00%) Jython
5 2 (5.00%) PHP
5 2 (5.00%) PL/SQL
5 2 (5.00%) VBScript
6 1 (2.50%) Erlang
6 1 (2.50%) SPARQL
6 1 (2.50%) Python
6 1 (2.50%) VB.NET
6 1 (2.50%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 1 (2.50%) ISTQB
1 1 (2.50%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (7.50%) QA
System Software
1 2 (5.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (5.00%) NFS
1 2 (5.00%) KVM
1 2 (5.00%) Xen
1 2 (5.00%) SRDF
1 2 (5.00%) Hyper-V
1 2 (5.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (2.50%) Oracle RAC
Vendors
1 8 (20.00%) Oracle
1 8 (20.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (10.00%) SAP
3 3 (7.50%) Intel
3 3 (7.50%) IBM
4 2 (5.00%) EMC
4 2 (5.00%) TIBCO
4 2 (5.00%) NetApp
4 2 (5.00%) JD Edwards
4 2 (5.00%) VMware
4 2 (5.00%) Cisco
4 2 (5.00%) DataSynapse
5 1 (2.50%) Software AG
5 1 (2.50%) Sybase
5 1 (2.50%) Perforce
5 1 (2.50%) MKS
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