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 26 May 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
26 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Java
Rank 13 10 18
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +8
Contract jobs citing Java 54 53 24
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 10.61% 12.05% 7.21%
As % of the Programming Languages category 25.23% 27.18% 16.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 40 34 19
Median daily rate £450 £375 £305
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.00% +23.15%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £300 £273
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £496 £417
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £40.00 £39.25
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +1.91%
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
214 195 143
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 42.04% 44.32% 42.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 166 124 88
Median daily rate £405 £325 £290
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+24.61% +12.06%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £302 £250 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £700 £475 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £343
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.18%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 1 9
Median hourly rate £22.50 £25.00 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.00% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £25.00 £14.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £28.50 £25.00 £30.30
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £36.00 £36.40
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -1.09%

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 26 May 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 26 May 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 -6 49 £450 +12.50% 9
Doncaster +8 1 £475 +46.15% 3
Barnsley - 1 - - 1
Java
Yorkshire

Java
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 26 May 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 50 (45.05%) Agile Software Development
2 47 (42.34%) Linux
3 38 (34.23%) JavaScript
4 37 (33.33%) Git (software)
5 35 (31.53%) Unix
6 34 (30.63%) SQL
7 28 (25.23%) Spring
8 26 (23.42%) DevOps
9 25 (22.52%) Jenkins
10 24 (21.62%) HTML
11 23 (20.72%) Puppet
12 22 (19.82%) Tomcat
12 22 (19.82%) Scrum
13 21 (18.92%) MongoDB
13 21 (18.92%) Docker
14 20 (18.02%) NoSQL
14 20 (18.02%) Oracle
14 20 (18.02%) Web Services
14 20 (18.02%) TDD
15 18 (16.22%) Finance
16 17 (15.32%) CSS
16 17 (15.32%) J2EE
16 17 (15.32%) BDD
16 17 (15.32%) GitHub
16 17 (15.32%) RESTful
17 16 (14.41%) Scala
17 16 (14.41%) MVC
18 15 (13.51%) Python
18 15 (13.51%) Hibernate
19 14 (12.61%) Maven

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 22 (19.82%) Tomcat
2 14 (12.61%) WebSphere
3 11 (9.91%) nginx
4 9 (8.11%) Apache
4 9 (8.11%) JBoss
5 8 (7.21%) WebSphere Portal
6 7 (6.31%) Cloud Foundry
6 7 (6.31%) Confluence
6 7 (6.31%) IIS
7 6 (5.41%) SAS
8 5 (4.50%) Node.js
8 5 (4.50%) WebLogic
9 4 (3.60%) Oracle HTTP Server
9 4 (3.60%) WebSphere Application Server
10 3 (2.70%) OpenStack
10 3 (2.70%) Oracle Coherence
10 3 (2.70%) WebLogic Portal
11 2 (1.80%) Apache Solr
11 2 (1.80%) FileNet
11 2 (1.80%) Jetty
Applications
1 6 (5.41%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (1.80%) BigMachines
1 2 (1.80%) Eloqua
1 2 (1.80%) Oracle BPM
1 2 (1.80%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.90%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 17 (15.32%) GitHub
2 11 (9.91%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (3.60%) Cloud Computing
3 4 (3.60%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (1.80%) Amazon EC2
4 2 (1.80%) Google App Engine
4 2 (1.80%) Google Cloud Platform
4 2 (1.80%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (8.11%) HTTP
2 4 (3.60%) LDAP
3 3 (2.70%) FCoE
3 3 (2.70%) Fibre Channel
3 3 (2.70%) iSCSI
3 3 (2.70%) LAN
3 3 (2.70%) Multicast
3 3 (2.70%) NAS
3 3 (2.70%) SAN
3 3 (2.70%) TCP/IP
3 3 (2.70%) WAN
4 2 (1.80%) DHCP
4 2 (1.80%) DNS
4 2 (1.80%) FTP
4 2 (1.80%) IPsec
5 1 (0.90%) Internet
5 1 (0.90%) Network Security
5 1 (0.90%) OpenLDAP
5 1 (0.90%) VLAN
5 1 (0.90%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (18.92%) MongoDB
2 20 (18.02%) NoSQL
3 10 (9.01%) Oracle Database
4 9 (8.11%) MySQL
5 6 (5.41%) Relational Database
5 6 (5.41%) SQL Server
6 5 (4.50%) CouchDB
6 5 (4.50%) Hadoop
7 4 (3.60%) PostgreSQL
7 4 (3.60%) RDBMS
8 3 (2.70%) DB2
8 3 (2.70%) HBase
9 2 (1.80%) Apache Cassandra
9 2 (1.80%) Big Data
9 2 (1.80%) Jackrabbit
9 2 (1.80%) QlikView
10 1 (0.90%) Data Mining
10 1 (0.90%) Informix
10 1 (0.90%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 37 (33.33%) Git (software)
2 25 (22.52%) Jenkins
3 14 (12.61%) Maven
4 12 (10.81%) Mockito
4 12 (10.81%) Subversion
5 8 (7.21%) JIRA
6 7 (6.31%) Artifactory
6 7 (6.31%) GitLab
6 7 (6.31%) Gradle
7 6 (5.41%) Ant
7 6 (5.41%) jMock
7 6 (5.41%) JUnit
7 6 (5.41%) Selenium
8 5 (4.50%) Spock
9 4 (3.60%) EasyMock
10 3 (2.70%) Eclipse
10 3 (2.70%) IntelliJ
11 2 (1.80%) ClearCase
11 2 (1.80%) HP UFT
11 2 (1.80%) Oracle APEX
General
1 18 (16.22%) Finance
2 10 (9.01%) Banking
3 6 (5.41%) Telecoms
4 4 (3.60%) Billing
5 3 (2.70%) Retail
6 2 (1.80%) Electronics
6 2 (1.80%) Manufacturing
6 2 (1.80%) Marketing
7 1 (0.90%) Local Government
7 1 (0.90%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 66 (59.46%) Developer
2 46 (41.44%) Java Developer
3 14 (12.61%) DevOps Engineer
4 12 (10.81%) Senior Developer
5 11 (9.91%) Senior Java Developer
6 8 (7.21%) Architect
7 7 (6.31%) Administrator
7 7 (6.31%) Analyst
8 6 (5.41%) Lead DevOps Engineer
9 5 (4.50%) Linux Engineer
9 5 (4.50%) Scala Developer
9 5 (4.50%) Solutions Architect
9 5 (4.50%) WebSphere Administrator
10 4 (3.60%) Agile Developer
10 4 (3.60%) Agile Java Developer
10 4 (3.60%) Analyst Developer
10 4 (3.60%) J2EE Developer
10 4 (3.60%) Java Engineer
10 4 (3.60%) JavaScript Developer
10 4 (3.60%) WebSphere MQ Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (25.23%) Spring
2 24 (21.62%) HTML
3 20 (18.02%) Web Services
4 17 (15.32%) CSS
4 17 (15.32%) J2EE
4 17 (15.32%) RESTful
5 15 (13.51%) Hibernate
6 13 (11.71%) Middleware
6 13 (11.71%) REST
7 12 (10.81%) JSON
7 12 (10.81%) RabbitMQ
7 12 (10.81%) SOAP
8 9 (8.11%) HTML5
8 9 (8.11%) Spring MVC
8 9 (8.11%) XML
9 7 (6.31%) AngularJS
10 6 (5.41%) MCollective
10 6 (5.41%) Sensu
10 6 (5.41%) Velocity
11 5 (4.50%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 11 (9.91%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (4.50%) iSeries
3 4 (3.60%) Data Centre
3 4 (3.60%) Private Cloud
4 2 (1.80%) Client/Server
4 2 (1.80%) Clustering
4 2 (1.80%) Data Extraction
4 2 (1.80%) Data Integration
4 2 (1.80%) Mobile App
4 2 (1.80%) N-Tier
4 2 (1.80%) Reference Data
5 1 (0.90%) Computer Science
5 1 (0.90%) DataPower
5 1 (0.90%) Digital Media
5 1 (0.90%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (0.90%) Management Information System
5 1 (0.90%) Mobile Banking
5 1 (0.90%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 47 (42.34%) Linux
2 35 (31.53%) Unix
3 14 (12.61%) Windows
4 12 (10.81%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 7 (6.31%) CentOS
6 6 (5.41%) CoreOS
7 3 (2.70%) Solaris
8 2 (1.80%) AIX
8 2 (1.80%) Mac OS X
8 2 (1.80%) SUSE
9 1 (0.90%) Android
9 1 (0.90%) Apple iOS
9 1 (0.90%) Debian
9 1 (0.90%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 50 (45.05%) Agile Software Development
2 26 (23.42%) DevOps
3 22 (19.82%) Scrum
4 20 (18.02%) TDD
5 17 (15.32%) BDD
6 16 (14.41%) MVC
7 13 (11.71%) Configuration Management
7 13 (11.71%) Continuous Integration
8 10 (9.01%) Microservices
8 10 (9.01%) Release Management
9 7 (6.31%) ETL
9 7 (6.31%) OO
9 7 (6.31%) SDLC
10 6 (5.41%) CRM
10 6 (5.41%) Data Management
10 6 (5.41%) Unit Testing
11 5 (4.50%) Kanban
11 5 (4.50%) Pair Programming
11 5 (4.50%) SOA
12 4 (3.60%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 38 (34.23%) JavaScript
2 34 (30.63%) SQL
3 16 (14.41%) Scala
4 15 (13.51%) Python
5 14 (12.61%) Groovy
6 13 (11.71%) Bash Shell
6 13 (11.71%) Perl
6 13 (11.71%) Ruby
7 8 (7.21%) Clojure
7 8 (7.21%) Go
7 8 (7.21%) PL/SQL
8 7 (6.31%) PHP
9 6 (5.41%) Erlang
9 6 (5.41%) Jython
10 5 (4.50%) C
11 3 (2.70%) C++
12 2 (1.80%) Apex Code
12 2 (1.80%) Shell Script
13 1 (0.90%) PHP 5
13 1 (0.90%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 10 (9.01%) Security Cleared
2 8 (7.21%) SC Cleared
3 3 (2.70%) Degree
4 1 (0.90%) ISEB
4 1 (0.90%) ISTQB
4 1 (0.90%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (4.50%) QA
2 2 (1.80%) Data Quality
3 1 (0.90%) Disclosure Scotland
3 1 (0.90%) SLA
System Software
1 21 (18.92%) Docker
2 6 (5.41%) Ceph
2 6 (5.41%) etcd
2 6 (5.41%) flannel
2 6 (5.41%) GlusterFS
2 6 (5.41%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (3.60%) Active Directory
3 4 (3.60%) Hyper-V
3 4 (3.60%) KVM
3 4 (3.60%) Xen
4 3 (2.70%) NFS
4 3 (2.70%) Oracle RAC
4 3 (2.70%) SRDF
5 1 (0.90%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 23 (20.72%) Puppet
2 11 (9.91%) Graphite
3 10 (9.01%) Opscode Chef
4 9 (8.11%) Ansible
4 9 (8.11%) Control-M
5 6 (5.41%) HAProxy
5 6 (5.41%) Host Intrusion Detection System
5 6 (5.41%) Kubernetes
5 6 (5.41%) logstash
5 6 (5.41%) Network Intrusion Detection System
6 5 (4.50%) Salt
7 2 (1.80%) Mesos
8 1 (0.90%) Nagios
8 1 (0.90%) Opsview
Vendors
1 20 (18.02%) Oracle
2 11 (9.91%) Microsoft
3 8 (7.21%) VMware
4 7 (6.31%) Sybase
5 5 (4.50%) IBM
5 5 (4.50%) Splunk
6 4 (3.60%) NetCracker
6 4 (3.60%) Red Hat
7 3 (2.70%) Cisco
7 3 (2.70%) DataSynapse
7 3 (2.70%) EMC
7 3 (2.70%) Intel
7 3 (2.70%) NetApp
7 3 (2.70%) TIBCO
8 2 (1.80%) BMC
8 2 (1.80%) Google
8 2 (1.80%) Pega
8 2 (1.80%) SAP
8 2 (1.80%) Siebel
8 2 (1.80%) Tableau
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