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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Java over the 3 months to 24 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
24 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Java
Rank 6 10 10
Rank change year-on-year
+4 0
Contract jobs citing Java 68 51 24
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 14.20% 12.41% 7.77%
As % of the Programming Languages category 28.81% 29.14% 21.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 43 26 15
Median daily rate £500 £330 £310
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+51.51% +6.45%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £378 £300 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £595 £488 £421
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £12.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.75 £40.38 £35.50
% change year-on-year
-11.46% +13.74%
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
236 175 112
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 49.27% 42.58% 36.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 172 104 55
Median daily rate £400 £325 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+23.07% +8.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £305 £275 £192
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £495 £419
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 1 12
Median hourly rate £45.00 £22.00 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+104.54% -12.00%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £37.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%

Java
Jobs Demand Trend in South Yorkshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the South Yorkshire region citing Java as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 24 July 2016.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Java within the South Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 24 July 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 +5 65 £500 +39.86% 18
Barnsley - 2 - -
Java
Yorkshire

Java
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 24 July 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Java also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the South Yorkshire region with a requirement for Java.

1 67 (49.26%) Agile Software Development
2 49 (36.03%) Linux
3 40 (29.41%) JavaScript
4 39 (28.68%) Git (software)
5 35 (25.74%) Spring
6 34 (25.00%) Unix
7 32 (23.53%) SQL
8 31 (22.79%) J2EE
8 31 (22.79%) DevOps
9 30 (22.06%) Hibernate
10 29 (21.32%) Jenkins
11 28 (20.59%) Oracle
12 26 (19.12%) Web Services
13 25 (18.38%) WebSphere
14 23 (16.91%) TDD
15 22 (16.18%) Finance
16 21 (15.44%) HTML
16 21 (15.44%) Tomcat
17 20 (14.71%) Groovy
17 20 (14.71%) Docker
18 19 (13.97%) GitHub
18 19 (13.97%) BDD
18 19 (13.97%) REST
18 19 (13.97%) Banking
18 19 (13.97%) Maven
18 19 (13.97%) IBM
19 18 (13.24%) Windows
19 18 (13.24%) Scrum
19 18 (13.24%) NoSQL
20 17 (12.50%) Scala

Java
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 25 (18.38%) WebSphere
2 21 (15.44%) Tomcat
3 12 (8.82%) WebSphere Portal
4 11 (8.09%) Apache
5 10 (7.35%) IIS
5 10 (7.35%) WebSphere Application Server
6 9 (6.62%) Confluence
6 9 (6.62%) Oracle HTTP Server
6 9 (6.62%) WebLogic
7 8 (5.88%) Cloud Foundry
7 8 (5.88%) nginx
7 8 (5.88%) WebLogic Portal
8 7 (5.15%) FileNet
8 7 (5.15%) Oracle Coherence
9 6 (4.41%) Apache Pig
9 6 (4.41%) Apache Spark
9 6 (4.41%) JBoss
9 6 (4.41%) OpenStack
9 6 (4.41%) SAS
10 2 (1.47%) CMS
Applications
1 7 (5.15%) MS Visio
2 2 (1.47%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 6 (4.41%) Oracle BPM
2 2 (1.47%) BigMachines
2 2 (1.47%) Eloqua
2 2 (1.47%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (0.74%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 19 (13.97%) GitHub
2 14 (10.29%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (2.94%) Cloud Computing
4 2 (1.47%) Amazon EC2
4 2 (1.47%) Google App Engine
4 2 (1.47%) Google Cloud Platform
4 2 (1.47%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (1.47%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 15 (11.03%) HTTP
2 8 (5.88%) LDAP
3 7 (5.15%) FCoE
3 7 (5.15%) Fibre Channel
3 7 (5.15%) iSCSI
3 7 (5.15%) LAN
3 7 (5.15%) Multicast
3 7 (5.15%) NAS
3 7 (5.15%) SAN
3 7 (5.15%) TCP/IP
3 7 (5.15%) WAN
4 3 (2.21%) SSL
5 2 (1.47%) DHCP
5 2 (1.47%) DNS
5 2 (1.47%) FTP
5 2 (1.47%) Internet
5 2 (1.47%) IPsec
6 1 (0.74%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (13.24%) NoSQL
2 16 (11.76%) Hadoop
3 15 (11.03%) MongoDB
4 14 (10.29%) HBase
5 10 (7.35%) SQL Server
6 9 (6.62%) Big Data
7 7 (5.15%) Apache Hive
7 7 (5.15%) MySQL
8 6 (4.41%) Oracle Database
8 6 (4.41%) Sqoop
9 5 (3.68%) Data Lake
9 5 (3.68%) Relational Database
10 4 (2.94%) RDBMS
11 3 (2.21%) DB2
11 3 (2.21%) OLAP
11 3 (2.21%) PostgreSQL
11 3 (2.21%) Redis
12 2 (1.47%) CouchDB
12 2 (1.47%) QlikView
13 1 (0.74%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 39 (28.68%) Git (software)
2 29 (21.32%) Jenkins
3 19 (13.97%) Maven
4 12 (8.82%) JUnit
4 12 (8.82%) Subversion
5 10 (7.35%) Mockito
6 9 (6.62%) JIRA
7 8 (5.88%) Gradle
7 8 (5.88%) Selenium
8 6 (4.41%) Ant
8 6 (4.41%) Artifactory
8 6 (4.41%) GitLab
8 6 (4.41%) jMock
9 5 (3.68%) Spock
10 4 (2.94%) EasyMock
10 4 (2.94%) Eclipse
10 4 (2.94%) HP UFT
11 3 (2.21%) IntelliJ
12 2 (1.47%) ClearCase
12 2 (1.47%) Oracle APEX
General
1 22 (16.18%) Finance
2 19 (13.97%) Banking
3 6 (4.41%) Telecoms
4 3 (2.21%) Marketing
5 2 (1.47%) Electronics
5 2 (1.47%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.74%) Games
6 1 (0.74%) Retail
6 1 (0.74%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 68 (50.00%) Developer
2 52 (38.24%) Java Developer
3 21 (15.44%) Architect
4 14 (10.29%) DevOps Engineer
5 12 (8.82%) Analyst
6 9 (6.62%) Senior Developer
7 8 (5.88%) Administrator
7 8 (5.88%) J2EE Developer
7 8 (5.88%) Java/J2EE Developer
7 8 (5.88%) Senior Java Developer
8 7 (5.15%) Big Data Architect
8 7 (5.15%) Data Architect
8 7 (5.15%) Infrastructure Architect
8 7 (5.15%) Solutions Architect
9 6 (4.41%) Consultant
9 6 (4.41%) JavaScript Developer
9 6 (4.41%) Lead DevOps
9 6 (4.41%) Lead DevOps Engineer
10 5 (3.68%) Agile Developer
10 5 (3.68%) WebSphere Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 35 (25.74%) Spring
2 31 (22.79%) J2EE
3 30 (22.06%) Hibernate
4 26 (19.12%) Web Services
5 21 (15.44%) HTML
6 19 (13.97%) REST
7 17 (12.50%) Middleware
8 15 (11.03%) XML
9 13 (9.56%) RESTful
10 12 (8.82%) IBM Integration Bus
11 11 (8.09%) JSON
11 11 (8.09%) JSP
11 11 (8.09%) Spring MVC
12 10 (7.35%) CSS
12 10 (7.35%) WebSphere MQ
13 9 (6.62%) SOAP
14 8 (5.88%) XSLT
15 7 (5.15%) RabbitMQ
15 7 (5.15%) Rendezvous
16 6 (4.41%) Sensu
Miscellaneous
1 14 (10.29%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (3.68%) iSeries
3 3 (2.21%) DataPower
4 2 (1.47%) Client/Server
4 2 (1.47%) Clustering
4 2 (1.47%) Data Centre
4 2 (1.47%) Management Information System
4 2 (1.47%) Mobile App
4 2 (1.47%) N-Tier
4 2 (1.47%) Private Cloud
4 2 (1.47%) Visualisation
5 1 (0.74%) Computer Science
5 1 (0.74%) Digital Media
5 1 (0.74%) Mobile Banking
5 1 (0.74%) Online Banking
5 1 (0.74%) RIA
5 1 (0.74%) User Experience
5 1 (0.74%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 49 (36.03%) Linux
2 34 (25.00%) Unix
3 18 (13.24%) Windows
4 10 (7.35%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 9 (6.62%) CoreOS
6 7 (5.15%) Solaris
7 5 (3.68%) CentOS
8 3 (2.21%) RancherOS
9 2 (1.47%) Windows Server
10 1 (0.74%) AIX
10 1 (0.74%) Android
10 1 (0.74%) Apple iOS
10 1 (0.74%) SUSE
10 1 (0.74%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 67 (49.26%) Agile Software Development
2 31 (22.79%) DevOps
3 23 (16.91%) TDD
4 19 (13.97%) BDD
5 18 (13.24%) Scrum
6 16 (11.76%) MVC
7 14 (10.29%) Continuous Integration
7 14 (10.29%) Release Management
8 13 (9.56%) Configuration Management
9 11 (8.09%) Pair Programming
10 8 (5.88%) Business Intelligence
10 8 (5.88%) ETL
10 8 (5.88%) Performance Tuning
11 7 (5.15%) Benchmarking
12 6 (4.41%) Microservices
13 5 (3.68%) OO
13 5 (3.68%) Open Source
14 4 (2.94%) Requirements Analysis
14 4 (2.94%) SOA
14 4 (2.94%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 40 (29.41%) JavaScript
2 32 (23.53%) SQL
3 20 (14.71%) Groovy
4 17 (12.50%) Scala
5 16 (11.76%) Perl
6 14 (10.29%) Python
6 14 (10.29%) Ruby
7 12 (8.82%) Bash Shell
8 11 (8.09%) Jython
9 10 (7.35%) Clojure
9 10 (7.35%) Go
10 6 (4.41%) C
10 6 (4.41%) Erlang
11 4 (2.94%) PHP
11 4 (2.94%) PL/SQL
12 3 (2.21%) HiveQL
13 2 (1.47%) Apex Code
13 2 (1.47%) C++
13 2 (1.47%) VB
14 1 (0.74%) C#
Qualifications
1 11 (8.09%) SC Cleared
1 11 (8.09%) Security Cleared
2 3 (2.21%) Degree
3 1 (0.74%) ISEB
3 1 (0.74%) ISTQB
3 1 (0.74%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.21%) QA
2 1 (0.74%) SLA
System Software
1 20 (14.71%) Docker
2 10 (7.35%) Active Directory
3 9 (6.62%) etcd
3 9 (6.62%) flannel
3 9 (6.62%) VMware Infrastructure
4 7 (5.15%) Hyper-V
4 7 (5.15%) KVM
4 7 (5.15%) NFS
4 7 (5.15%) Oracle RAC
4 7 (5.15%) SRDF
4 7 (5.15%) Xen
5 6 (4.41%) Ceph
5 6 (4.41%) GlusterFS
6 3 (2.21%) HDFS
7 1 (0.74%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 16 (11.76%) Puppet
2 9 (6.62%) Host Intrusion Detection System
2 9 (6.62%) Kubernetes
2 9 (6.62%) Network Intrusion Detection System
3 8 (5.88%) Ansible
3 8 (5.88%) Graphite
4 7 (5.15%) Control-M
5 6 (4.41%) HAProxy
5 6 (4.41%) logstash
5 6 (4.41%) rkt
6 5 (3.68%) Mesos
6 5 (3.68%) Opscode Chef
7 3 (2.21%) Consul
7 3 (2.21%) Marathon
7 3 (2.21%) Rancher
8 2 (1.47%) Nagios
8 2 (1.47%) Salt
Vendors
1 28 (20.59%) Oracle
2 19 (13.97%) IBM
3 12 (8.82%) Microsoft
4 11 (8.09%) Sybase
5 9 (6.62%) VMware
6 8 (5.88%) Cisco
7 7 (5.15%) DataSynapse
7 7 (5.15%) EMC
7 7 (5.15%) Intel
7 7 (5.15%) MuleSoft
7 7 (5.15%) NetApp
7 7 (5.15%) TIBCO
8 3 (2.21%) Red Hat
9 2 (1.47%) Google
9 2 (1.47%) IFS
9 2 (1.47%) Pega
9 2 (1.47%) Salesforce.com
9 2 (1.47%) SAP
9 2 (1.47%) Siebel
9 2 (1.47%) Vitria
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