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 August 2014 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 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java
Rank 21 14 3
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -11
Contract jobs citing Java 18 33 50
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 5.06% 8.71% 15.67%
As % of the Programming Languages category 15.25% 27.27% 34.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 24 40
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£325 £350 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.14% +16.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £306 £300 £160
10% offered a daily rate of more than £501 £500 £335
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £12.50 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £37.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year
-6.66% -
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
118 121 144
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 33.15% 31.93% 45.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 68 74 101
Average daily rate £310 £315 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.58% +5.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £169 £194 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £425 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 9 5
Average hourly rate £19.50 £27.50 £14.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-29.09% +96.42%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £34.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+2.94% -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 29 August 2014.

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 August 2014. 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 14 £500 +42.85% 18
Barnsley - - - -
Doncaster - - - - 1
Java
Yorkshire

Java
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, 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 19 (40.43%) Spring
2 17 (36.17%) Linux
3 15 (31.91%) Hibernate
4 14 (29.79%) MVC
4 14 (29.79%) Spring MVC
5 13 (27.66%) JavaScript
6 12 (25.53%) Perl
6 12 (25.53%) Tomcat
7 11 (23.40%) HTML
7 11 (23.40%) Release Management
7 11 (23.40%) Maven
8 10 (21.28%) Finance
8 10 (21.28%) MySQL
8 10 (21.28%) CSS
8 10 (21.28%) Relational Database
9 9 (19.15%) Magnolia
9 9 (19.15%) Apache
9 9 (19.15%) TDD
9 9 (19.15%) Java EE
10 8 (17.02%) WebSphere
10 8 (17.02%) Ajax
10 8 (17.02%) jQuery
10 8 (17.02%) UNIX
10 8 (17.02%) J2EE
10 8 (17.02%) Eclipse
10 8 (17.02%) WebSphere Portal
10 8 (17.02%) Hudson
10 8 (17.02%) Twitter
10 8 (17.02%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 8 (17.02%) Opscode Chef

Java
Top Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, 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 (25.53%) Tomcat
2 9 (19.15%) Magnolia
2 9 (19.15%) Apache
3 8 (17.02%) WebSphere
3 8 (17.02%) WebSphere Portal
4 7 (14.89%) CMS
5 2 (4.26%) WebLogic
6 1 (2.13%) Jetty
6 1 (2.13%) WebSphere Application Server
6 1 (2.13%) TeamSite
6 1 (2.13%) BizTalk Server
6 1 (2.13%) Liferay
Applications
1 6 (12.77%) MS Visio
2 1 (2.13%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (2.13%) Dynamics AX
Communications & Networking
1 6 (12.77%) Internet
1 6 (12.77%) HTTP
2 3 (6.38%) LDAP
2 3 (6.38%) TCP/IP
3 2 (4.26%) OpenLDAP
3 2 (4.26%) VPN
3 2 (4.26%) VLAN
4 1 (2.13%) SSH
4 1 (2.13%) 2G
4 1 (2.13%) HTTPS
4 1 (2.13%) SSL
4 1 (2.13%) Firewall
4 1 (2.13%) PuTTY
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (21.28%) MySQL
1 10 (21.28%) Relational Database
2 6 (12.77%) Jackrabbit
2 6 (12.77%) SQL Server
3 2 (4.26%) SQL Server 2005
3 2 (4.26%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (2.13%) Oracle Database 11g
4 1 (2.13%) RDBMS
4 1 (2.13%) Oracle Database 10g
4 1 (2.13%) MongoDB
4 1 (2.13%) NoSQL
4 1 (2.13%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 11 (23.40%) Maven
2 8 (17.02%) Eclipse
2 8 (17.02%) Hudson
3 7 (14.89%) Git (software)
4 6 (12.77%) Jenkins
5 2 (4.26%) TeamCity
5 2 (4.26%) Build Forge
5 2 (4.26%) JIRA
5 2 (4.26%) Subversion
6 1 (2.13%) Selenium
6 1 (2.13%) jMock
6 1 (2.13%) JUnit
6 1 (2.13%) Mockito
6 1 (2.13%) Cucumber
6 1 (2.13%) WebDriver
General
1 10 (21.28%) Finance
2 2 (4.26%) Banking
3 1 (2.13%) Retail
Job Titles
1 20 (42.55%) Developer
1 20 (42.55%) Java Developer
2 14 (29.79%) Administrator
3 10 (21.28%) Systems Administrator
4 8 (17.02%) Analyst
5 4 (8.51%) WebSphere Administrator
6 3 (6.38%) Developer Analyst
6 3 (6.38%) Software Engineer
7 2 (4.26%) Tester
7 2 (4.26%) Programmer
7 2 (4.26%) Java/J2EE Developer
7 2 (4.26%) Java Software Engineer
7 2 (4.26%) Java Programmer
8 1 (2.13%) Senior Java Developer
8 1 (2.13%) Applications Tester
8 1 (2.13%) WebSphere Engineer
8 1 (2.13%) Solutions Architect
8 1 (2.13%) Senior Developer
8 1 (2.13%) Release Analyst
8 1 (2.13%) C++ Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (40.43%) Spring
2 15 (31.91%) Hibernate
3 14 (29.79%) Spring MVC
4 11 (23.40%) HTML
5 10 (21.28%) CSS
6 9 (19.15%) Java EE
7 8 (17.02%) Ajax
7 8 (17.02%) jQuery
7 8 (17.02%) J2EE
7 8 (17.02%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 7 (14.89%) Spring Integration
9 6 (12.77%) WebSphere Message Broker
9 6 (12.77%) WebSphere MQ
10 4 (8.51%) Web Services
11 3 (6.38%) ActiveMQ
11 3 (6.38%) .NET
11 3 (6.38%) RESTful
12 2 (4.26%) REST
12 2 (4.26%) Middleware
12 2 (4.26%) JMS
Miscellaneous
1 6 (12.77%) iSeries
2 3 (6.38%) Clustering
3 1 (2.13%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 17 (36.17%) Linux
2 8 (17.02%) UNIX
3 6 (12.77%) Debian
4 2 (4.26%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (29.79%) MVC
2 11 (23.40%) Release Management
3 9 (19.15%) TDD
4 6 (12.77%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (12.77%) BDD
5 4 (8.51%) Continuous Integration
6 3 (6.38%) Software Engineering
6 3 (6.38%) Scrum
6 3 (6.38%) Web Development
6 3 (6.38%) Configuration Management
6 3 (6.38%) Project Management
7 2 (4.26%) Multithreading
7 2 (4.26%) OOP
7 2 (4.26%) Unit Testing
7 2 (4.26%) Migration
8 1 (2.13%) Problem Management
8 1 (2.13%) ITIL
8 1 (2.13%) OO
8 1 (2.13%) OOD
8 1 (2.13%) B2B
Programming Languages
1 13 (27.66%) JavaScript
2 12 (25.53%) Perl
3 4 (8.51%) SQL
4 3 (6.38%) PHP
4 3 (6.38%) Python
5 2 (4.26%) Bash Shell
5 2 (4.26%) PowerShell
6 1 (2.13%) Jython
6 1 (2.13%) Erlang
6 1 (2.13%) C#
6 1 (2.13%) C++
6 1 (2.13%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 1 (2.13%) SC Cleared
1 1 (2.13%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (8.51%) QA
2 1 (2.13%) COBIT
System Software
1 3 (6.38%) Active Directory
2 2 (4.26%) qmail
2 2 (4.26%) Xen
Systems Management
1 8 (17.02%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (4.26%) Puppet
3 1 (2.13%) Hyperic
3 1 (2.13%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 8 (17.02%) Twitter
2 7 (14.89%) Microsoft
3 6 (12.77%) Red Hat
4 4 (8.51%) JBoss
5 3 (6.38%) MKS
5 3 (6.38%) Oracle
6 2 (4.26%) IBM
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