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 30 March 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
30 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Java
Rank 16 29 22
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -7
Contract jobs citing Java 27 13 20
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 6.47% 3.50% 5.97%
As % of the Programming Languages category 17.76% 9.42% 17.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 9 9
Average daily rate
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£363 £280 £250
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+29.46% +12.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £321 £194 £165
10% offered a daily rate of more than £523 £400 £383
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.13 £41.75 £34.00
% change year-on-year
-8.68% +22.79%
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
152 138 112
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 36.45% 37.20% 33.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 105 80 65
Average daily rate £325 £290 £310
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.06% -6.45%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £200 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £473 £423 £417
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 5 10
Average hourly rate £40.00 £15.25 £14.46
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+162.29% +5.44%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £35.00 £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 30 March 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 30 March 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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 +4 14 £469 +67.41% 15
Doncaster - 7 £340 - 3
Rotherham - - - -
Java
Yorkshire

Java
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 30 March 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 18 (42.86%) Linux
2 17 (40.48%) Finance
3 16 (38.10%) Web Services
4 15 (35.71%) WebSphere
5 14 (33.33%) SQL
6 12 (28.57%) Oracle
6 12 (28.57%) UNIX
6 12 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
6 12 (28.57%) Spring
7 11 (26.19%) XML
8 10 (23.81%) J2EE
9 9 (21.43%) .NET
9 9 (21.43%) HTTP
9 9 (21.43%) NoSQL
10 8 (19.05%) Relational Database
10 8 (19.05%) Analytical Skills
10 8 (19.05%) ActiveMQ
10 8 (19.05%) HTML
11 7 (16.67%) JavaScript
11 7 (16.67%) WebSphere Application Server
11 7 (16.67%) TDD
12 6 (14.29%) Continuous Integration
12 6 (14.29%) Couchbase
12 6 (14.29%) WebSphere Portal
12 6 (14.29%) Perl
12 6 (14.29%) C#
12 6 (14.29%) SQL Server
12 6 (14.29%) Microsoft
13 5 (11.90%) Middleware
13 5 (11.90%) Clustering

Java
Top Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 March 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 15 (35.71%) WebSphere
2 7 (16.67%) WebSphere Application Server
3 6 (14.29%) WebSphere Portal
4 5 (11.90%) Tomcat
5 4 (9.52%) Oracle Coherence
6 3 (7.14%) Apache
7 2 (4.76%) Jetty
7 2 (4.76%) NetWeaver
7 2 (4.76%) Oracle HTTP Server
7 2 (4.76%) IIS
7 2 (4.76%) JBoss
8 1 (2.38%) WebLogic
8 1 (2.38%) CICS
8 1 (2.38%) MQSeries
8 1 (2.38%) WebLogic Portal
Applications
1 2 (4.76%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (7.14%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (4.76%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (2.38%) SAP SD
3 1 (2.38%) SAP FI
3 1 (2.38%) SAP MM
3 1 (2.38%) SAP FI/CO
3 1 (2.38%) SAP CO
3 1 (2.38%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.38%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 9 (21.43%) HTTP
2 3 (7.14%) LDAP
2 3 (7.14%) SAN
3 2 (4.76%) DMZ
3 2 (4.76%) Firewall
3 2 (4.76%) iSCSI
3 2 (4.76%) NAS
3 2 (4.76%) AMQP
3 2 (4.76%) FCoE
3 2 (4.76%) Fibre Channel
3 2 (4.76%) Multicast
3 2 (4.76%) LAN
3 2 (4.76%) WAN
3 2 (4.76%) HTTPS
4 1 (2.38%) Kerberos
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (21.43%) NoSQL
2 8 (19.05%) Relational Database
3 6 (14.29%) Couchbase
3 6 (14.29%) SQL Server
4 5 (11.90%) CouchDB
5 4 (9.52%) MongoDB
6 3 (7.14%) DB2
7 2 (4.76%) RDBMS
8 1 (2.38%) DataStage
8 1 (2.38%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 1 (2.38%) Hadoop
8 1 (2.38%) Oracle Reports
8 1 (2.38%) Data Warehouse
8 1 (2.38%) HBase
8 1 (2.38%) Oracle ODI
Development Applications
1 5 (11.90%) JUnit
1 5 (11.90%) Maven
2 4 (9.52%) Subversion
3 3 (7.14%) Ant
3 3 (7.14%) Eclipse
3 3 (7.14%) Selenium
3 3 (7.14%) QuickTest Pro
3 3 (7.14%) WebDriver
3 3 (7.14%) SoapUI
4 2 (4.76%) Jenkins
4 2 (4.76%) TestNG
5 1 (2.38%) Git (software)
5 1 (2.38%) Oracle APEX
5 1 (2.38%) Toad
5 1 (2.38%) JMeter
5 1 (2.38%) CruiseControl
5 1 (2.38%) LSMW
5 1 (2.38%) Visual Studio
5 1 (2.38%) Oracle Forms
5 1 (2.38%) ClearCase
General
1 17 (40.48%) Finance
2 3 (7.14%) Games
2 3 (7.14%) Banking
3 2 (4.76%) Retail
3 2 (4.76%) Marketing
4 1 (2.38%) Russian Language
4 1 (2.38%) Investment Banking
4 1 (2.38%) Automotive
4 1 (2.38%) Manufacturing
4 1 (2.38%) Electronics
4 1 (2.38%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 19 (45.24%) Developer
2 15 (35.71%) Java Developer
3 5 (11.90%) Architect
4 4 (9.52%) Solutions Architect
4 4 (9.52%) Analyst
5 3 (7.14%) Test Analyst
5 3 (7.14%) Solutions Designer
5 3 (7.14%) Administrator
5 3 (7.14%) WebSphere Administrator
5 3 (7.14%) WebSphere Engineer
5 3 (7.14%) Designer
6 2 (4.76%) CRM Developer
6 2 (4.76%) SAP Consultant
6 2 (4.76%) Senior Developer
6 2 (4.76%) Consultant
7 1 (2.38%) Web Developer
7 1 (2.38%) Analyst Developer
7 1 (2.38%) Team Leader
7 1 (2.38%) Oracle Developer
7 1 (2.38%) SAP SD Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (38.10%) Web Services
2 12 (28.57%) Spring
3 11 (26.19%) XML
4 10 (23.81%) J2EE
5 9 (21.43%) .NET
6 8 (19.05%) HTML
6 8 (19.05%) ActiveMQ
7 5 (11.90%) Middleware
7 5 (11.90%) REST
8 4 (9.52%) WebSphere Message Broker
8 4 (9.52%) Hibernate
8 4 (9.52%) SOAP
8 4 (9.52%) WebSphere MQ
8 4 (9.52%) Spring MVC
8 4 (9.52%) ASP.NET
8 4 (9.52%) JMS
8 4 (9.52%) WSDL
9 3 (7.14%) XML Schema
9 3 (7.14%) JAXB
9 3 (7.14%) Silverlight
Miscellaneous
1 8 (19.05%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (11.90%) Clustering
3 3 (7.14%) Open Source
4 2 (4.76%) iSeries
5 1 (2.38%) Client/Server
5 1 (2.38%) NHS
5 1 (2.38%) DTV
5 1 (2.38%) Ontologies
5 1 (2.38%) Chemistry
5 1 (2.38%) Credit Risk
5 1 (2.38%) Online Games
5 1 (2.38%) Algorithms
5 1 (2.38%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 18 (42.86%) Linux
2 12 (28.57%) UNIX
3 4 (9.52%) Windows
4 3 (7.14%) Solaris
5 1 (2.38%) AIX
5 1 (2.38%) CentOS
5 1 (2.38%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (16.67%) TDD
3 6 (14.29%) Continuous Integration
4 5 (11.90%) MVC
4 5 (11.90%) Scrum
4 5 (11.90%) BDD
5 4 (9.52%) ATDD
5 4 (9.52%) Performance Tuning
5 4 (9.52%) OO
5 4 (9.52%) SOA
6 3 (7.14%) CRM
6 3 (7.14%) Workflow
6 3 (7.14%) Microservices
7 2 (4.76%) DevOps
7 2 (4.76%) Enterprise Architecture
7 2 (4.76%) Load Balancing
7 2 (4.76%) Network Load Balancing
7 2 (4.76%) Resource Management
7 2 (4.76%) Unit Testing
7 2 (4.76%) Dependency Injection
Programming Languages
1 14 (33.33%) SQL
2 7 (16.67%) JavaScript
3 6 (14.29%) Perl
3 6 (14.29%) C#
4 4 (9.52%) Jython
5 3 (7.14%) PL/SQL
5 3 (7.14%) VBScript
6 1 (2.38%) VB.NET
6 1 (2.38%) ABAP
6 1 (2.38%) Python
6 1 (2.38%) Shell Script
6 1 (2.38%) T-SQL
6 1 (2.38%) Ruby
6 1 (2.38%) SPARQL
6 1 (2.38%) Scala
6 1 (2.38%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 1 (2.38%) ISEB
1 1 (2.38%) ITIL Certification
1 1 (2.38%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.38%) QA
System Software
1 3 (7.14%) Active Directory
2 2 (4.76%) Xen
2 2 (4.76%) NFS
2 2 (4.76%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (4.76%) Hyper-V
2 2 (4.76%) SRDF
2 2 (4.76%) KVM
3 1 (2.38%) Docker
3 1 (2.38%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 1 (2.38%) Control-M
1 1 (2.38%) Puppet
1 1 (2.38%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (2.38%) Salt
1 1 (2.38%) Graphite
Vendors
1 12 (28.57%) Oracle
2 6 (14.29%) Microsoft
3 5 (11.90%) SAP
4 4 (9.52%) Intel
5 3 (7.14%) IBM
6 2 (4.76%) EMC
6 2 (4.76%) Cisco
6 2 (4.76%) Sybase
6 2 (4.76%) Software AG
6 2 (4.76%) NetApp
6 2 (4.76%) JD Edwards
6 2 (4.76%) TIBCO
6 2 (4.76%) VMware
6 2 (4.76%) DataSynapse
7 1 (2.38%) Splunk
7 1 (2.38%) Perforce
7 1 (2.38%) Sun
South Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Rate: Unspecified £Negotiable
Posted: 4 days ago
Doncaster, South Yorkshire
Vertical IT
Rate: Market Rates
Posted: 6 days ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Experis Ltd
Rate: £350 - £450 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Experis Ltd
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Sheffield
Huxley Banking & Financial Services
Rate: £500 - £550 per day + competitive
Posted: 13 days ago
Sheffield
Real Staffing
Rate: £325 - £375 per day
Posted: 14 days ago
Sheffield
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £450.00 - £550.00 per day + Negotiable
Posted: 16 days ago
Sheffield
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: Negotiable
Posted: 24 days ago
South Yorkshire
Computer Futures
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: 24 days ago