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 5 February 2016 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
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Java
Rank 9 18 26
Rank change year-on-year
+9 +8
Contract jobs citing Java 61 23 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 11.87% 6.89% 4.41%
As % of the Programming Languages category 29.90% 20.91% 12.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 49 18 7
Average daily rate £475 £340 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+39.70% +13.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £318 £188
10% offered a daily rate of more than £553 £483 £470
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £365
% change year-on-year
- +9.58%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.50 £36.95 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+9.60% -1.46%
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
204 110 125
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 39.69% 32.93% 36.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 148 66 64
Average daily rate £350 £345 £290
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.44% +18.96%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £275 £177
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £475 £438
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £355 £325
% change year-on-year
+5.63% +9.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 5
Average hourly rate £16.50 - £29.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £35.50 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+12.67% +4.41%

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 5 February 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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Java within the South Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 5 February 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
(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 +15 59 £475 +30.13% 17
Doncaster -8 1 £313 -8.08%
Java
Yorkshire

Java
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 68 (59.13%) Agile Software Development
2 46 (40.00%) Linux
3 37 (32.17%) MongoDB
3 37 (32.17%) Jenkins
4 34 (29.57%) Tomcat
5 31 (26.96%) Puppet
5 31 (26.96%) DevOps
6 30 (26.09%) JavaScript
7 28 (24.35%) Unix
7 28 (24.35%) Maven
7 28 (24.35%) nginx
8 25 (21.74%) Git (software)
8 25 (21.74%) TDD
8 25 (21.74%) Perl
8 25 (21.74%) HTML
9 23 (20.00%) CSS
9 23 (20.00%) HTTP
9 23 (20.00%) PostgreSQL
9 23 (20.00%) Configuration Management
9 23 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
10 22 (19.13%) CentOS
10 22 (19.13%) BDD
10 22 (19.13%) Apache
10 22 (19.13%) SQL
11 20 (17.39%) Node.js
12 19 (16.52%) J2EE
12 19 (16.52%) WebSphere
13 18 (15.65%) Security Cleared
13 18 (15.65%) VMware
13 18 (15.65%) Opscode Chef

Java
Top Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 34 (29.57%) Tomcat
2 28 (24.35%) nginx
3 22 (19.13%) Apache
4 20 (17.39%) Node.js
5 19 (16.52%) WebSphere
6 11 (9.57%) IIS
6 11 (9.57%) Jetty
7 8 (6.96%) WebSphere Portal
8 6 (5.22%) JBoss
9 5 (4.35%) WebLogic
10 3 (2.61%) Apache Solr
10 3 (2.61%) WebLogic Portal
10 3 (2.61%) WebSphere Application Server
11 2 (1.74%) Alfresco
11 2 (1.74%) CMS
11 2 (1.74%) Drupal
11 2 (1.74%) Elasticsearch
11 2 (1.74%) FileNet
11 2 (1.74%) SAS
12 1 (0.87%) OpenStack
Applications
1 5 (4.35%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (1.74%) BigMachines
1 2 (1.74%) Eloqua
2 1 (0.87%) Magento
2 1 (0.87%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 12 (10.43%) Amazon AWS
1 12 (10.43%) Cloud Computing
2 11 (9.57%) Amazon EC2
3 10 (8.70%) Google App Engine
3 10 (8.70%) Google Cloud Platform
4 2 (1.74%) GitHub
4 2 (1.74%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (1.74%) SaaS
5 1 (0.87%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 23 (20.00%) HTTP
2 13 (11.30%) DNS
3 12 (10.43%) TCP/IP
4 11 (9.57%) IPsec
4 11 (9.57%) SSL
5 10 (8.70%) DHCP
5 10 (8.70%) FTP
6 7 (6.09%) LDAP
7 4 (3.48%) SNMP
8 3 (2.61%) IMAP
8 3 (2.61%) SMTP
8 3 (2.61%) VPN
9 2 (1.74%) Internet
9 2 (1.74%) Network Security
9 2 (1.74%) OpenLDAP
9 2 (1.74%) POP3
9 2 (1.74%) SMS
9 2 (1.74%) VLAN
10 1 (0.87%) Firewall
10 1 (0.87%) OpenVPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 37 (32.17%) MongoDB
2 23 (20.00%) PostgreSQL
3 15 (13.04%) MySQL
3 15 (13.04%) NoSQL
4 8 (6.96%) Oracle Database
5 6 (5.22%) Relational Database
6 5 (4.35%) Neo4j
7 4 (3.48%) Jackrabbit
8 3 (2.61%) Big Data
8 3 (2.61%) CouchDB
8 3 (2.61%) Hadoop
9 2 (1.74%) Apache Cassandra
9 2 (1.74%) Data Warehouse
9 2 (1.74%) InfluxDB
9 2 (1.74%) Oracle Reports
9 2 (1.74%) SQL Server
10 1 (0.87%) Couchbase
10 1 (0.87%) Informix
10 1 (0.87%) QlikView
10 1 (0.87%) Redis
Development Applications
1 37 (32.17%) Jenkins
2 28 (24.35%) Maven
3 25 (21.74%) Git (software)
4 14 (12.17%) GitLab
5 13 (11.30%) Artifactory
6 10 (8.70%) Cucumber
7 9 (7.83%) Mockito
8 7 (6.09%) Selenium
9 6 (5.22%) Subversion
9 6 (5.22%) TeamCity
10 5 (4.35%) JIRA
11 4 (3.48%) WebDriver
12 3 (2.61%) Liquibase
13 2 (1.74%) JMeter
13 2 (1.74%) Octopus Deploy
13 2 (1.74%) Oracle APEX
13 2 (1.74%) Oracle Forms
13 2 (1.74%) Vagrant
14 1 (0.87%) Ant
14 1 (0.87%) JUnit
General
1 14 (12.17%) Finance
2 4 (3.48%) Billing
2 4 (3.48%) Local Government
2 4 (3.48%) Retail
3 3 (2.61%) Banking
4 1 (0.87%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 55 (47.83%) Developer
2 37 (32.17%) Java Developer
3 17 (14.78%) Senior Developer
4 14 (12.17%) Senior Java Developer
5 13 (11.30%) DevOps Engineer
6 9 (7.83%) Administrator
7 8 (6.96%) Analyst
7 8 (6.96%) Consultant
8 6 (5.22%) Agile Developer
8 6 (5.22%) DevOps Consultant
8 6 (5.22%) Test Analyst
9 5 (4.35%) Agile Java Developer
9 5 (4.35%) Linux/Unix DevOps
9 5 (4.35%) WebSphere Administrator
10 4 (3.48%) Digital Developer
10 4 (3.48%) Linux DevOps Engineer
10 4 (3.48%) Linux Engineer
10 4 (3.48%) Scala Developer
10 4 (3.48%) WebSphere MQ Administrator
11 3 (2.61%) Node.js Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (21.74%) HTML
2 23 (20.00%) CSS
3 19 (16.52%) J2EE
4 16 (13.91%) .NET
5 15 (13.04%) Hibernate
5 15 (13.04%) HTML5
5 15 (13.04%) Spring
6 13 (11.30%) REST
7 11 (9.57%) AngularJS
7 11 (9.57%) Web Services
8 10 (8.70%) CSS3
8 10 (8.70%) jQuery
8 10 (8.70%) Servlets
9 9 (7.83%) RabbitMQ
10 7 (6.09%) Middleware
10 7 (6.09%) RESTful
11 6 (5.22%) JAX-RS
11 6 (5.22%) Play Framework
11 6 (5.22%) SOAP
12 5 (4.35%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 11 (9.57%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (4.35%) iSeries
2 5 (4.35%) Management Information System
3 4 (3.48%) Clustering
3 4 (3.48%) User Experience
4 2 (1.74%) Data Centre
4 2 (1.74%) Data Extraction
4 2 (1.74%) Data Integration
4 2 (1.74%) Private Cloud
4 2 (1.74%) Reference Data
5 1 (0.87%) DataPower
5 1 (0.87%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (0.87%) PKI
5 1 (0.87%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 46 (40.00%) Linux
2 28 (24.35%) Unix
3 22 (19.13%) CentOS
4 10 (8.70%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 10 (8.70%) Windows
5 9 (7.83%) Mac OS X
6 5 (4.35%) Ubuntu
7 3 (2.61%) Debian
8 1 (0.87%) AIX
8 1 (0.87%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 68 (59.13%) Agile Software Development
2 31 (26.96%) DevOps
3 25 (21.74%) TDD
4 23 (20.00%) Configuration Management
4 23 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
5 22 (19.13%) BDD
6 16 (13.91%) Open Source
6 16 (13.91%) Scrum
7 14 (12.17%) Unit Testing
8 11 (9.57%) Automated Testing
9 9 (7.83%) Microservices
10 8 (6.96%) CRM
10 8 (6.96%) OO
10 8 (6.96%) Test Scripting
10 8 (6.96%) Web Development
11 7 (6.09%) Responsive Web Design
12 6 (5.22%) Kanban
12 6 (5.22%) OOP
12 6 (5.22%) SDLC
13 5 (4.35%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 30 (26.09%) JavaScript
2 25 (21.74%) Perl
3 22 (19.13%) SQL
4 16 (13.91%) Ruby
5 12 (10.43%) Bash Shell
5 12 (10.43%) Scala
6 11 (9.57%) PHP
6 11 (9.57%) Python
7 7 (6.09%) PL/SQL
8 6 (5.22%) PowerShell
9 4 (3.48%) C++
9 4 (3.48%) Go
9 4 (3.48%) Shell Script
10 3 (2.61%) C
10 3 (2.61%) Jython
11 2 (1.74%) Apex Code
11 2 (1.74%) C#
12 1 (0.87%) Groovy
12 1 (0.87%) Objective-C
12 1 (0.87%) PHP 5
Qualifications
1 18 (15.65%) Security Cleared
2 11 (9.57%) SC Cleared
3 3 (2.61%) BPSS Clearance
4 1 (0.87%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (7.83%) QA
2 6 (5.22%) Disclosure Scotland
3 2 (1.74%) Data Quality
4 1 (0.87%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 16 (13.91%) VMware Infrastructure
2 12 (10.43%) Docker
2 12 (10.43%) Xen
3 5 (4.35%) Active Directory
4 3 (2.61%) Varnish
5 2 (1.74%) Hyper-V
5 2 (1.74%) KVM
6 1 (0.87%) FreeRADIUS
6 1 (0.87%) NFS
Systems Management
1 31 (26.96%) Puppet
2 18 (15.65%) Opscode Chef
3 17 (14.78%) Nagios
4 13 (11.30%) Opsview
5 7 (6.09%) Ansible
6 3 (2.61%) Control-M
6 3 (2.61%) Graphite
6 3 (2.61%) logstash
6 3 (2.61%) Salt
7 2 (1.74%) Grafana
7 2 (1.74%) Kibana
7 2 (1.74%) Pingdom
7 2 (1.74%) Uchiwa
7 2 (1.74%) ZABBIX
8 1 (0.87%) Cacti
8 1 (0.87%) Cobbler
8 1 (0.87%) Mesos
Vendors
1 18 (15.65%) VMware
2 17 (14.78%) Microsoft
3 12 (10.43%) Oracle
4 10 (8.70%) Google
5 4 (3.48%) NetCracker
6 3 (2.61%) Red Hat
6 3 (2.61%) Splunk
7 2 (1.74%) Ab Initio
7 2 (1.74%) BMC
7 2 (1.74%) New Relic
7 2 (1.74%) Percona
7 2 (1.74%) Salesforce.com
7 2 (1.74%) Siebel
8 1 (0.87%) Dell
8 1 (0.87%) EPiServer
8 1 (0.87%) HP
8 1 (0.87%) IBM
8 1 (0.87%) Sitecore
8 1 (0.87%) Tableau
8 1 (0.87%) Twitter
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