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 22 May 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
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Java
Rank 8 14 25
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +11
Contract jobs citing Java 51 26 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 11.56% 7.76% 2.68%
As % of the Programming Languages category 26.42% 18.18% 8.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 34 21 5
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£375 £305 £200
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+23.15% +52.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £265 £110
10% offered a daily rate of more than £496 £415 £256
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £39.25 £33.50
% change year-on-year
+1.91% +17.16%
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
193 143 84
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 43.76% 42.69% 32.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 124 90 48
Average daily rate £325 £288 £280
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.04% +2.67%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £200 £170
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £423 £405
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £340 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 8 4
Average hourly rate £25.00 £22.75 £25.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+9.89% -11.65%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £36.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
- +2.85%

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 22 May 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 22 May 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 -1 37 £400 +31.36% 13
Doncaster - 2 £325 -
Rotherham - 1 £300 -
Java
Yorkshire

Java
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 27 (39.13%) Linux
2 23 (33.33%) NoSQL
2 23 (33.33%) RabbitMQ
3 22 (31.88%) Opscode Chef
3 22 (31.88%) Agile Software Development
4 21 (30.43%) SQL
5 19 (27.54%) Finance
6 18 (26.09%) CouchDB
7 17 (24.64%) MongoDB
8 16 (23.19%) Kafka
9 14 (20.29%) Splunk
9 14 (20.29%) Docker
9 14 (20.29%) Salt
9 14 (20.29%) Graphite
9 14 (20.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 14 (20.29%) Oracle
10 13 (18.84%) Web Services
10 13 (18.84%) UNIX
10 13 (18.84%) CentOS
10 13 (18.84%) Microservices
10 13 (18.84%) DevOps
11 12 (17.39%) Spring
11 12 (17.39%) WebSphere
12 11 (15.94%) Continuous Integration
12 11 (15.94%) Games
13 10 (14.49%) J2EE
13 10 (14.49%) HTML
13 10 (14.49%) TDD
13 10 (14.49%) Jenkins
13 10 (14.49%) Relational Database

Java
Top Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 12 (17.39%) WebSphere
2 6 (8.70%) WebSphere Portal
3 5 (7.25%) WebSphere Application Server
4 3 (4.35%) Tomcat
4 3 (4.35%) JBoss
5 2 (2.90%) NetWeaver
5 2 (2.90%) Apache
5 2 (2.90%) Jetty
5 2 (2.90%) Oracle Coherence
6 1 (1.45%) Confluence
6 1 (1.45%) WebLogic
6 1 (1.45%) IIS
6 1 (1.45%) MQSeries
6 1 (1.45%) WebLogic Portal
6 1 (1.45%) CICS
Applications
1 2 (2.90%) MS Visio
2 1 (1.45%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (2.90%) BASE24
1 2 (2.90%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (1.45%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.45%) SAP SD
2 1 (1.45%) SAP FI
2 1 (1.45%) SAP MM
2 1 (1.45%) SAP FI/CO
2 1 (1.45%) SAP CO
Cloud Services
1 6 (8.70%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 7 (10.14%) HTTP
2 3 (4.35%) LDAP
3 2 (2.90%) Firewall
3 2 (2.90%) DMZ
3 2 (2.90%) HTTPS
3 2 (2.90%) ATM
3 2 (2.90%) AMQP
4 1 (1.45%) Kerberos
4 1 (1.45%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (33.33%) NoSQL
2 18 (26.09%) CouchDB
3 17 (24.64%) MongoDB
4 10 (14.49%) Relational Database
5 7 (10.14%) SQL Server
6 6 (8.70%) Couchbase
7 5 (7.25%) Oracle ODI
7 5 (7.25%) Data Warehouse
8 4 (5.80%) Oracle Reports
9 3 (4.35%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 2 (2.90%) RDBMS
10 2 (2.90%) DB2
11 1 (1.45%) DataStage
Development Applications
1 10 (14.49%) Jenkins
2 9 (13.04%) Git (software)
3 6 (8.70%) JUnit
4 5 (7.25%) Subversion
4 5 (7.25%) Maven
5 4 (5.80%) Oracle Forms
5 4 (5.80%) Oracle APEX
5 4 (5.80%) Selenium
5 4 (5.80%) WebDriver
6 3 (4.35%) Ant
6 3 (4.35%) Eclipse
6 3 (4.35%) QuickTest Pro
7 2 (2.90%) TestNG
7 2 (2.90%) SoapUI
8 1 (1.45%) Rational Application Developer
8 1 (1.45%) Hudson
8 1 (1.45%) Capybara
8 1 (1.45%) JBehave
8 1 (1.45%) Cucumber
8 1 (1.45%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 19 (27.54%) Finance
2 11 (15.94%) Games
3 2 (2.90%) Financial Institution
3 2 (2.90%) Banking
3 2 (2.90%) Retail
4 1 (1.45%) Russian Language
4 1 (1.45%) Marketing
4 1 (1.45%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 33 (47.83%) Developer
2 26 (37.68%) Java Developer
3 12 (17.39%) DevOps Engineer
4 7 (10.14%) Analyst
5 5 (7.25%) Software Engineer
6 4 (5.80%) Oracle Developer
6 4 (5.80%) Administrator
6 4 (5.80%) Architect
6 4 (5.80%) Java Software Engineer
7 3 (4.35%) WebSphere Engineer
7 3 (4.35%) Test Analyst
7 3 (4.35%) Solutions Architect
7 3 (4.35%) WebSphere Administrator
7 3 (4.35%) SQL Developer
8 2 (2.90%) SAP Consultant
8 2 (2.90%) Applications Support Analyst
8 2 (2.90%) Support Analyst
8 2 (2.90%) Applications Support
8 2 (2.90%) Solutions Designer
8 2 (2.90%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (33.33%) RabbitMQ
2 16 (23.19%) Kafka
3 13 (18.84%) Web Services
4 12 (17.39%) Spring
5 10 (14.49%) J2EE
5 10 (14.49%) HTML
6 9 (13.04%) RESTful
6 9 (13.04%) XML
7 8 (11.59%) ActiveMQ
8 7 (10.14%) .NET
9 6 (8.70%) CSS
10 5 (7.25%) REST
11 4 (5.80%) Hibernate
11 4 (5.80%) WebSphere MQ
11 4 (5.80%) JMS
11 4 (5.80%) Spring MVC
11 4 (5.80%) WebSphere Message Broker
12 3 (4.35%) HTML5
12 3 (4.35%) Apache CXF
12 3 (4.35%) XML Schema
Miscellaneous
1 8 (11.59%) Analytical Skills
1 8 (11.59%) Private Cloud
2 5 (7.25%) Clustering
3 4 (5.80%) Mobile Games
3 4 (5.80%) Online Games
4 3 (4.35%) Open Source
5 2 (2.90%) iSeries
6 1 (1.45%) User Experience
6 1 (1.45%) Credit Risk
Operating Systems
1 27 (39.13%) Linux
2 14 (20.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 13 (18.84%) UNIX
3 13 (18.84%) CentOS
4 5 (7.25%) Windows
5 1 (1.45%) AIX
5 1 (1.45%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (31.88%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (18.84%) Microservices
2 13 (18.84%) DevOps
3 11 (15.94%) Continuous Integration
4 10 (14.49%) TDD
5 8 (11.59%) Scrum
5 8 (11.59%) Data Management
6 7 (10.14%) Software Engineering
7 6 (8.70%) MVC
7 6 (8.70%) BDD
8 4 (5.80%) OO
8 4 (5.80%) ITIL
8 4 (5.80%) SOA
8 4 (5.80%) Kimball Methodology
8 4 (5.80%) ATDD
9 3 (4.35%) Enterprise Architecture
9 3 (4.35%) Pair Programming
9 3 (4.35%) Regression Testing
10 2 (2.90%) UML
10 2 (2.90%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 21 (30.43%) SQL
2 8 (11.59%) JavaScript
2 8 (11.59%) Perl
3 7 (10.14%) PL/SQL
4 6 (8.70%) Bash Shell
5 4 (5.80%) Jython
6 3 (4.35%) C#
6 3 (4.35%) T-SQL
7 2 (2.90%) Python
7 2 (2.90%) VBScript
7 2 (2.90%) VB
7 2 (2.90%) Scala
8 1 (1.45%) Ruby
8 1 (1.45%) ABAP
8 1 (1.45%) PHP
8 1 (1.45%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 1 (1.45%) ISTQB
1 1 (1.45%) SC Cleared
1 1 (1.45%) Security Cleared
1 1 (1.45%) ISEB
1 1 (1.45%) Sun Certification
1 1 (1.45%) ITIL Certification
System Software
1 14 (20.29%) Docker
2 3 (4.35%) Active Directory
3 1 (1.45%) vCloud
3 1 (1.45%) Squid
Systems Management
1 22 (31.88%) Opscode Chef
2 14 (20.29%) Salt
2 14 (20.29%) Graphite
3 9 (13.04%) Puppet
4 1 (1.45%) SCOM
4 1 (1.45%) Control-M
Vendors
1 14 (20.29%) Splunk
1 14 (20.29%) Oracle
2 9 (13.04%) Microsoft
3 4 (5.80%) SAP
4 2 (2.90%) Intel
4 2 (2.90%) Software AG
4 2 (2.90%) JD Edwards
5 1 (1.45%) Sybase
5 1 (1.45%) IBM
5 1 (1.45%) Red Hat
5 1 (1.45%) Sun
5 1 (1.45%) VMware
5 1 (1.45%) Perforce
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