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 31 July 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
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Java
Rank 8 19 14
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -5
Contract jobs citing Java 48 19 21
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 11.59% 6.07% 6.84%
As % of the Programming Languages category 28.40% 17.12% 24.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 10 16
Average daily rate
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£330 £310 £343
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.45% -9.48%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £270 £234
10% offered a daily rate of more than £488 £424 £388
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £12.50 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.38 £35.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+15.37% -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
169 111 86
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 40.82% 35.46% 28.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 104 54 50
Average daily rate £335 £300 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £161 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £495 £415 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £355 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+1.42% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 12 6
Average hourly rate £22.00 £25.00 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-12.00% -16.66%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -

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 31 July 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 31 July 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 31 £375 +9.48% 16
Rotherham - 1 £300 -
Java
Yorkshire

Java
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 36 (40.00%) Linux
2 34 (37.78%) Opscode Chef
3 32 (35.56%) RabbitMQ
4 31 (34.44%) Agile Software Development
5 28 (31.11%) MongoDB
6 25 (27.78%) Kafka
6 25 (27.78%) DevOps
7 24 (26.67%) Docker
7 24 (26.67%) CouchDB
8 23 (25.56%) NoSQL
8 23 (25.56%) Salt
9 22 (24.44%) Graphite
9 22 (24.44%) Splunk
9 22 (24.44%) CentOS
9 22 (24.44%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 22 (24.44%) Finance
9 22 (24.44%) SQL
10 21 (23.33%) JavaScript
10 21 (23.33%) Microservices
11 20 (22.22%) HTML
12 18 (20.00%) Jenkins
13 17 (18.89%) Software Engineering
14 16 (17.78%) Continuous Integration
15 13 (14.44%) TDD
15 13 (14.44%) Oracle
15 13 (14.44%) CSS
16 12 (13.33%) Git (software)
16 12 (13.33%) Bash Shell
16 12 (13.33%) HTML5
16 12 (13.33%) Puppet

Java
Top Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 7 (7.78%) WebSphere
2 4 (4.44%) WebSphere Portal
2 4 (4.44%) Apache
2 4 (4.44%) Node.js
3 3 (3.33%) WebSphere Application Server
4 2 (2.22%) JBoss
4 2 (2.22%) CMS
4 2 (2.22%) Tomcat
4 2 (2.22%) Umbraco
4 2 (2.22%) Alfresco
4 2 (2.22%) Sitecore CMS
4 2 (2.22%) Oracle Coherence
4 2 (2.22%) Drupal
4 2 (2.22%) Confluence
5 1 (1.11%) Apache Spark
5 1 (1.11%) Jetty
5 1 (1.11%) nginx
5 1 (1.11%) MQSeries
5 1 (1.11%) CICS
5 1 (1.11%) NetWeaver
Applications
1 3 (3.33%) MS Visio
2 1 (1.11%) MS Office
2 1 (1.11%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 6 (6.67%) BASE24
2 1 (1.11%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 6 (6.67%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.11%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.11%) IaaS
2 1 (1.11%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 7 (7.78%) ATM
2 4 (4.44%) HTTP
3 2 (2.22%) DMZ
3 2 (2.22%) Firewall
3 2 (2.22%) AMQP
4 1 (1.11%) LDAP
4 1 (1.11%) Kerberos
4 1 (1.11%) VPN
4 1 (1.11%) DNS
4 1 (1.11%) HTTPS
4 1 (1.11%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (31.11%) MongoDB
2 24 (26.67%) CouchDB
3 23 (25.56%) NoSQL
4 8 (8.89%) Oracle ODI
4 8 (8.89%) Data Warehouse
5 7 (7.78%) Oracle Reports
6 6 (6.67%) Relational Database
7 5 (5.56%) SQL Server
8 4 (4.44%) MySQL
8 4 (4.44%) PostgreSQL
8 4 (4.44%) Couchbase
9 3 (3.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 1 (1.11%) Hadoop
10 1 (1.11%) DataStage
10 1 (1.11%) DB2
10 1 (1.11%) HBase
10 1 (1.11%) Redis
10 1 (1.11%) Apache Cassandra
Development Applications
1 18 (20.00%) Jenkins
2 12 (13.33%) Git (software)
3 8 (8.89%) Maven
4 7 (7.78%) Oracle APEX
4 7 (7.78%) Oracle Forms
5 6 (6.67%) JUnit
5 6 (6.67%) Selenium
6 4 (4.44%) JIRA
6 4 (4.44%) TeamCity
7 3 (3.33%) WebDriver
7 3 (3.33%) Build Forge
7 3 (3.33%) Cucumber
7 3 (3.33%) Gerrit
8 2 (2.22%) Hudson
8 2 (2.22%) Redmine
8 2 (2.22%) Valgrind
8 2 (2.22%) Subversion
8 2 (2.22%) HP UFT
8 2 (2.22%) ClearCase
8 2 (2.22%) Eclipse
General
1 22 (24.44%) Finance
2 11 (12.22%) Games
3 7 (7.78%) Financial Institution
4 4 (4.44%) Banking
5 3 (3.33%) Retail
6 1 (1.11%) Investment Banking
6 1 (1.11%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 39 (43.33%) Developer
2 25 (27.78%) Java Developer
3 20 (22.22%) DevOps Engineer
4 9 (10.00%) Software Engineer
5 7 (7.78%) Oracle Developer
6 6 (6.67%) Architect
6 6 (6.67%) Analyst
6 6 (6.67%) Java Software Engineer
7 4 (4.44%) Software Developer
8 3 (3.33%) Tester
8 3 (3.33%) Programmer
8 3 (3.33%) SQL Developer
8 3 (3.33%) Java Programmer
8 3 (3.33%) HTML Developer
8 3 (3.33%) Administrator
9 2 (2.22%) WebSphere Administrator
9 2 (2.22%) Oracle Analyst
9 2 (2.22%) Embedded C++ Engineer
9 2 (2.22%) Embedded C++ Software Engineer
9 2 (2.22%) WebSphere Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (35.56%) RabbitMQ
2 25 (27.78%) Kafka
3 20 (22.22%) HTML
4 13 (14.44%) CSS
5 12 (13.33%) HTML5
6 10 (11.11%) Spring
7 9 (10.00%) RESTful
7 9 (10.00%) Web Services
8 8 (8.89%) .NET
8 8 (8.89%) CSS3
9 7 (7.78%) REST
9 7 (7.78%) XML
10 5 (5.56%) SOAP
11 4 (4.44%) J2EE
12 3 (3.33%) WebSphere MQ
12 3 (3.33%) Middleware
12 3 (3.33%) ActiveMQ
12 3 (3.33%) Spring Integration
12 3 (3.33%) Dojo
12 3 (3.33%) WebSphere Message Broker
Miscellaneous
1 8 (8.89%) Private Cloud
1 8 (8.89%) Data Centre
2 4 (4.44%) Mobile Games
2 4 (4.44%) Clustering
2 4 (4.44%) Online Games
3 2 (2.22%) iSeries
3 2 (2.22%) STB
3 2 (2.22%) Streaming Video
3 2 (2.22%) User Experience
3 2 (2.22%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (2.22%) DTV
4 1 (1.11%) Tandem
4 1 (1.11%) Credit Risk
4 1 (1.11%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 36 (40.00%) Linux
2 22 (24.44%) CentOS
2 22 (24.44%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 10 (11.11%) UNIX
4 8 (8.89%) Windows
5 3 (3.33%) Ubuntu
6 2 (2.22%) Embedded Linux
6 2 (2.22%) Solaris
7 1 (1.11%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (34.44%) Agile Software Development
2 25 (27.78%) DevOps
3 21 (23.33%) Microservices
4 17 (18.89%) Software Engineering
5 16 (17.78%) Continuous Integration
6 13 (14.44%) TDD
7 9 (10.00%) Scrum
7 9 (10.00%) SDLC
8 8 (8.89%) SOA
8 8 (8.89%) Data Management
9 7 (7.78%) Kimball Methodology
10 6 (6.67%) Open Source
10 6 (6.67%) BDD
11 5 (5.56%) Test Automation
12 4 (4.44%) ITIL
13 3 (3.33%) Regression Testing
13 3 (3.33%) MVC
13 3 (3.33%) Workflow
13 3 (3.33%) Pair Programming
13 3 (3.33%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 22 (24.44%) SQL
2 21 (23.33%) JavaScript
3 12 (13.33%) Bash Shell
4 9 (10.00%) Perl
5 8 (8.89%) PL/SQL
6 6 (6.67%) C#
6 6 (6.67%) Python
7 5 (5.56%) C++
7 5 (5.56%) PHP
7 5 (5.56%) Scala
8 3 (3.33%) T-SQL
8 3 (3.33%) Go
8 3 (3.33%) Ruby
9 2 (2.22%) Lua
9 2 (2.22%) PowerShell
9 2 (2.22%) Embedded C++
9 2 (2.22%) VB
9 2 (2.22%) Jython
9 2 (2.22%) C
10 1 (1.11%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 5 (5.56%) Security Cleared
2 4 (4.44%) SC Cleared
3 1 (1.11%) ISEB
3 1 (1.11%) Sun Certification
3 1 (1.11%) ITIL Certification
System Software
1 24 (26.67%) Docker
2 2 (2.22%) vCloud
3 1 (1.11%) HDFS
3 1 (1.11%) Active Directory
3 1 (1.11%) Squid
Systems Management
1 34 (37.78%) Opscode Chef
2 23 (25.56%) Salt
3 22 (24.44%) Graphite
4 12 (13.33%) Puppet
5 2 (2.22%) Nagios
5 2 (2.22%) ZABBIX
5 2 (2.22%) HP Quality Center
5 2 (2.22%) Ansible
5 2 (2.22%) Pingdom
6 1 (1.11%) Kubernetes
6 1 (1.11%) SCOM
6 1 (1.11%) Control-M
6 1 (1.11%) HAProxy
Vendors
1 22 (24.44%) Splunk
2 13 (14.44%) Oracle
3 9 (10.00%) Microsoft
4 3 (3.33%) Google
5 2 (2.22%) Red Hat
5 2 (2.22%) VMware
5 2 (2.22%) Percona
5 2 (2.22%) New Relic
5 2 (2.22%) Sun
5 2 (2.22%) HP
5 2 (2.22%) EPiServer
5 2 (2.22%) Sitecore
6 1 (1.11%) Intel
6 1 (1.11%) Software AG
6 1 (1.11%) Lotus
6 1 (1.11%) Sybase
6 1 (1.11%) SAP
6 1 (1.11%) IBM
6 1 (1.11%) SaltStack
6 1 (1.11%) Atlassian
Sheffield
Quantica Technology - London
Posted: 4 days ago
South Yorkshire
Real Staffing
Rate: £400 per day + competitive
Posted: 6 days ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Total Recruitment Specialists Limited / TRG / Total recruitment group
Rate: £350 - £500 Per Day Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Sheffield
Real Staffing
Rate: £400 - £450 per day + competitive
Posted: 19 days ago