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 4 September 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
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Java
Rank 14 21 15
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -6
Contract jobs citing Java 49 18 32
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 9.40% 5.04% 8.40%
As % of the Programming Languages category 25.39% 15.00% 25.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 30 11 23
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£425 £325 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+30.76% -7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £309 £308 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £458 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.73% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £12.50 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £35.00 £37.00
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -5.40%
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
193 120 126
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 37.04% 33.61% 33.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 129 66 78
Average daily rate £400 £310 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+29.03% +3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £168 £180
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £450 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.00% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 9 9
Average hourly rate £22.00 £19.50 £27.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+12.82% -29.09%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £12.50 £17.90
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.40 £33.10 £34.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.00 £35.00 £33.50
% change year-on-year
+11.42% +4.47%

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 4 September 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 4 September 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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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 +1 37 £425 -15.00% 11
Java
Yorkshire

Java
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 4 September 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 51 (48.11%) Agile Software Development
2 50 (47.17%) Linux
3 46 (43.40%) Opscode Chef
4 41 (38.68%) DevOps
5 32 (30.19%) RabbitMQ
5 32 (30.19%) Jenkins
6 30 (28.30%) MongoDB
7 29 (27.36%) Continuous Integration
8 28 (26.42%) Docker
9 26 (24.53%) CentOS
9 26 (24.53%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 26 (24.53%) Puppet
10 25 (23.58%) Kafka
10 25 (23.58%) JavaScript
11 24 (22.64%) NoSQL
12 23 (21.70%) CouchDB
12 23 (21.70%) Salt
13 22 (20.75%) Graphite
13 22 (20.75%) Splunk
14 21 (19.81%) Microservices
15 20 (18.87%) HTML
15 20 (18.87%) .NET
16 18 (16.98%) SQL
16 18 (16.98%) Microsoft
16 18 (16.98%) Finance
16 18 (16.98%) Bash Shell
17 17 (16.04%) Software Engineering
18 16 (15.09%) Open Source
18 16 (15.09%) Git (software)
18 16 (15.09%) VMware

Java
Top Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 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 14 (13.21%) Apache
1 14 (13.21%) WebSphere
2 12 (11.32%) Tomcat
3 11 (10.38%) IIS
3 11 (10.38%) nginx
3 11 (10.38%) Jetty
4 6 (5.66%) Node.js
5 4 (3.77%) CMS
5 4 (3.77%) Umbraco
5 4 (3.77%) Alfresco
5 4 (3.77%) Sitecore CMS
5 4 (3.77%) WebSphere Portal
5 4 (3.77%) Drupal
6 2 (1.89%) Confluence
6 2 (1.89%) JBoss
6 2 (1.89%) WebSphere Application Server
7 1 (0.94%) WebLogic
7 1 (0.94%) MQSeries
7 1 (0.94%) CICS
7 1 (0.94%) WebLogic Portal
Applications
1 3 (2.83%) MS Visio
2 1 (0.94%) MS Office
2 1 (0.94%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 6 (5.66%) BASE24
2 1 (0.94%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 11 (10.38%) Amazon AWS
1 11 (10.38%) Google Cloud Platform
2 10 (9.43%) Google App Engine
2 10 (9.43%) Cloud Computing
2 10 (9.43%) Amazon EC2
3 6 (5.66%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (0.94%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (10.38%) DNS
1 11 (10.38%) HTTP
2 10 (9.43%) TCP/IP
2 10 (9.43%) IPsec
2 10 (9.43%) SSL
2 10 (9.43%) DHCP
2 10 (9.43%) FTP
3 7 (6.60%) ATM
4 2 (1.89%) AMQP
5 1 (0.94%) VPN
5 1 (0.94%) LDAP
5 1 (0.94%) DMZ
5 1 (0.94%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (28.30%) MongoDB
2 24 (22.64%) NoSQL
3 23 (21.70%) CouchDB
4 7 (6.60%) Data Warehouse
4 7 (6.60%) Oracle ODI
5 6 (5.66%) PostgreSQL
5 6 (5.66%) Oracle Reports
5 6 (5.66%) MySQL
6 5 (4.72%) Relational Database
7 3 (2.83%) Couchbase
7 3 (2.83%) SQL Server
8 2 (1.89%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 1 (0.94%) Hadoop
9 1 (0.94%) HBase
9 1 (0.94%) Redis
9 1 (0.94%) Apache Cassandra
Development Applications
1 32 (30.19%) Jenkins
2 16 (15.09%) Git (software)
3 10 (9.43%) Maven
4 6 (5.66%) Oracle APEX
4 6 (5.66%) Selenium
4 6 (5.66%) JUnit
4 6 (5.66%) Oracle Forms
4 6 (5.66%) TeamCity
5 5 (4.72%) Cucumber
6 4 (3.77%) JIRA
6 4 (3.77%) Yeoman
6 4 (3.77%) Octopus Deploy
7 3 (2.83%) Gerrit
7 3 (2.83%) Build Forge
7 3 (2.83%) WebDriver
8 2 (1.89%) Hudson
8 2 (1.89%) Valgrind
8 2 (1.89%) Redmine
8 2 (1.89%) HP UFT
8 2 (1.89%) Subversion
General
1 18 (16.98%) Finance
2 11 (10.38%) Games
3 7 (6.60%) Financial Institution
4 2 (1.89%) Banking
4 2 (1.89%) Retail
5 1 (0.94%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 39 (36.79%) Developer
2 25 (23.58%) Java Developer
2 25 (23.58%) DevOps Engineer
3 9 (8.49%) Software Engineer
4 7 (6.60%) Architect
4 7 (6.60%) Consultant
5 6 (5.66%) Oracle Developer
5 6 (5.66%) Java Software Engineer
5 6 (5.66%) DevOps Consultant
6 5 (4.72%) Analyst
7 4 (3.77%) Technical Architect
7 4 (3.77%) Software Developer
8 3 (2.83%) Tester
8 3 (2.83%) Programmer
8 3 (2.83%) Java Programmer
8 3 (2.83%) HTML Developer
8 3 (2.83%) Administrator
9 2 (1.89%) Automation Tester
9 2 (1.89%) WebSphere Engineer
9 2 (1.89%) Embedded C++ Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (30.19%) RabbitMQ
2 25 (23.58%) Kafka
3 20 (18.87%) HTML
3 20 (18.87%) .NET
4 14 (13.21%) J2EE
4 14 (13.21%) CSS
5 12 (11.32%) HTML5
6 10 (9.43%) RESTful
6 10 (9.43%) Servlets
7 9 (8.49%) Spring
8 8 (7.55%) CSS3
9 7 (6.60%) Web Services
10 4 (3.77%) XML
10 4 (3.77%) REST
10 4 (3.77%) Symfony
10 4 (3.77%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 4 (3.77%) MCollective
11 3 (2.83%) Spring Integration
11 3 (2.83%) jQuery
11 3 (2.83%) Dojo
Miscellaneous
1 8 (7.55%) Private Cloud
1 8 (7.55%) Data Centre
2 4 (3.77%) Mobile Games
2 4 (3.77%) Online Games
3 3 (2.83%) Clustering
4 2 (1.89%) Streaming Video
4 2 (1.89%) iSeries
4 2 (1.89%) DTV
4 2 (1.89%) STB
4 2 (1.89%) User Experience
4 2 (1.89%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (0.94%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (0.94%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 50 (47.17%) Linux
2 26 (24.53%) CentOS
2 26 (24.53%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 9 (8.49%) Windows
4 8 (7.55%) UNIX
5 7 (6.60%) Ubuntu
6 2 (1.89%) Embedded Linux
7 1 (0.94%) Solaris
7 1 (0.94%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 51 (48.11%) Agile Software Development
2 41 (38.68%) DevOps
3 29 (27.36%) Continuous Integration
4 21 (19.81%) Microservices
5 17 (16.04%) Software Engineering
6 16 (15.09%) Open Source
7 14 (13.21%) Scrum
7 14 (13.21%) Configuration Management
8 13 (12.26%) Unit Testing
9 12 (11.32%) TDD
10 10 (9.43%) Automated Testing
11 9 (8.49%) SOA
11 9 (8.49%) SDLC
12 8 (7.55%) Data Management
13 6 (5.66%) Kimball Methodology
14 5 (4.72%) BDD
14 5 (4.72%) Workflow
14 5 (4.72%) Test Automation
15 4 (3.77%) Build Automation
16 3 (2.83%) Enterprise Architecture
Programming Languages
1 25 (23.58%) JavaScript
2 18 (16.98%) SQL
2 18 (16.98%) Bash Shell
3 15 (14.15%) Perl
4 8 (7.55%) Python
5 7 (6.60%) Ruby
5 7 (6.60%) Scala
5 7 (6.60%) PHP
5 7 (6.60%) PL/SQL
5 7 (6.60%) C#
6 5 (4.72%) C++
6 5 (4.72%) Go
7 4 (3.77%) PowerShell
8 2 (1.89%) Lua
8 2 (1.89%) Embedded C++
8 2 (1.89%) Jython
8 2 (1.89%) C
8 2 (1.89%) VB
8 2 (1.89%) T-SQL
9 1 (0.94%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 8 (7.55%) Security Cleared
2 6 (5.66%) SC Cleared
3 1 (0.94%) ISEB
3 1 (0.94%) Sun Certification
System Software
1 28 (26.42%) Docker
2 14 (13.21%) VMware Infrastructure
3 10 (9.43%) Xen
4 2 (1.89%) vCloud
5 1 (0.94%) Active Directory
5 1 (0.94%) Squid
5 1 (0.94%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 46 (43.40%) Opscode Chef
2 26 (24.53%) Puppet
3 23 (21.70%) Salt
4 22 (20.75%) Graphite
5 6 (5.66%) Ansible
6 4 (3.77%) Pingdom
6 4 (3.77%) Nagios
6 4 (3.77%) ZABBIX
7 2 (1.89%) HP Quality Center
8 1 (0.94%) SCOM
8 1 (0.94%) HAProxy
8 1 (0.94%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 22 (20.75%) Splunk
2 18 (16.98%) Microsoft
3 16 (15.09%) VMware
4 13 (12.26%) Google
5 8 (7.55%) Oracle
6 4 (3.77%) Percona
6 4 (3.77%) New Relic
6 4 (3.77%) EPiServer
6 4 (3.77%) Sitecore
7 2 (1.89%) Red Hat
7 2 (1.89%) HP
8 1 (0.94%) Lotus
8 1 (0.94%) Sun
8 1 (0.94%) Atlassian
8 1 (0.94%) SaltStack
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