The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in South Yorkshire with a requirement for Java skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Java over the 3 months to 27 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Java
Yorkshire / South Yorkshire
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 5 11 9
Rank change year-on-year +6 -2  
Contract jobs citing Java 55 47 56
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in South Yorkshire 16.67% 10.54% 13.05%
As % of the Programming Languages category 42.97% 22.71% 28.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 39 34 31
Median daily rate £475 £463 £330
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.70% +40.15%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £374 £375 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £505 £625 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £425 £400
% change year-on-year - +6.25%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £45.00 £36.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year +25.00% -10.00%  

Java is in the programming language skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in South Yorkshire with a requirement for programming language skills.

Contract Programming Language Skills
South Yorkshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 128 207 196
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in South Yorkshire 38.79% 46.41% 45.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 83 155 110
Median daily rate £375 £400 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -6.25% +23.07%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £136 £305 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £625 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +6.66% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 1
Median hourly rate - £22.50 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -10.00%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £37.50 £37.00
% change year-on-year +13.33% +1.35%  

Java
Job Vacancy Trend in South Yorkshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in South Yorkshire citing Java as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Programming Languages category.

Job vacancy trend for Java in South Yorkshire

Java
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in South Yorkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Java in South Yorkshire.

Contractor daily rate trend for Java in South Yorkshire

Java
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in South Yorkshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Java in South Yorkshire over the 3 months to 27 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Java in South Yorkshire

Java
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in South Yorkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Java in South Yorkshire.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Java 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 27 June 2017. 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 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 +5 48 £475 +2.70% 20
Doncaster - 4 £380 - 1
Java
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 27 June 2017, 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.

1 114 (70.37%) Agile Software Development
2 82 (50.62%) JavaScript
2 82 (50.62%) CSS
3 79 (48.77%) Linux
4 78 (48.15%) TDD
5 77 (47.53%) Git (software)
6 65 (40.12%) Unix
7 58 (35.80%) HTML
7 58 (35.80%) Mac OS X
8 54 (33.33%) Web Services
8 54 (33.33%) Test Automation
9 53 (32.72%) DevOps
10 50 (30.86%) Web Development
11 49 (30.25%) Continuous Integration
12 48 (29.63%) Relational Database
13 47 (29.01%) Mentoring
14 46 (28.40%) BDD
14 46 (28.40%) Python
15 43 (26.54%) Configuration Management
16 42 (25.93%) Ruby
17 40 (24.69%) Line Management
18 36 (22.22%) Continuous Delivery
19 35 (21.60%) User Experience
20 34 (20.99%) REST
21 33 (20.37%) Front End Development
22 30 (18.52%) Security Cleared
22 30 (18.52%) Web Design
23 29 (17.90%) HTTP
23 29 (17.90%) Responsive Web Design
24 28 (17.28%) Finance

Java
Co-occurring 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 6 (3.70%) CMS
1 6 (3.70%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 5 (3.09%) Apache
3 4 (2.47%) Tomcat
4 3 (1.85%) Apache ServiceMix
4 3 (1.85%) WebSphere
5 2 (1.23%) Adobe Experience Manager
5 2 (1.23%) JBoss
5 2 (1.23%) Liferay
5 2 (1.23%) OpenStack
5 2 (1.23%) WebLogic
5 2 (1.23%) WebLogic Portal
5 2 (1.23%) WebSphere Application Server
5 2 (1.23%) WebSphere Portal
6 1 (0.62%) Documentum
6 1 (0.62%) FileNet
6 1 (0.62%) IIS
6 1 (0.62%) LiveLink
6 1 (0.62%) Oracle HTTP Server
6 1 (0.62%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (0.62%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (0.62%) Microsoft PowerPoint
1 1 (0.62%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 11 (6.79%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 3 (1.85%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (1.85%) GitHub
2 2 (1.23%) Google Cloud Platform
3 1 (0.62%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (0.62%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.62%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 29 (17.90%) HTTP
2 3 (1.85%) SSL
3 2 (1.23%) LDAP
3 2 (1.23%) TCP/IP
4 1 (0.62%) FCoE
4 1 (0.62%) Fibre Channel
4 1 (0.62%) Internet
4 1 (0.62%) Intranet
4 1 (0.62%) iSCSI
4 1 (0.62%) LAN
4 1 (0.62%) Multicast
4 1 (0.62%) NAS
4 1 (0.62%) SAN
4 1 (0.62%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 48 (29.63%) Relational Database
2 14 (8.64%) NoSQL
3 7 (4.32%) PostgreSQL
4 6 (3.70%) MongoDB
4 6 (3.70%) MySQL
4 6 (3.70%) Redis
5 4 (2.47%) Oracle Database
6 3 (1.85%) Apache Cassandra
6 3 (1.85%) Big Data
6 3 (1.85%) RDBMS
7 2 (1.23%) Oracle Database 11g
7 2 (1.23%) Oracle Reports
7 2 (1.23%) SQL Server
8 1 (0.62%) CouchDB
8 1 (0.62%) Hadoop
8 1 (0.62%) HBase
Development Applications
1 77 (47.53%) Git (software)
2 11 (6.79%) Jenkins
3 9 (5.56%) Selenium
4 8 (4.94%) JUnit
4 8 (4.94%) Subversion
5 7 (4.32%) Cucumber
5 7 (4.32%) Maven
6 5 (3.09%) JIRA
7 4 (2.47%) Gradle
7 4 (2.47%) Mercurial
8 3 (1.85%) Bitbucket
8 3 (1.85%) IntelliJ
8 3 (1.85%) Jasmine
8 3 (1.85%) JBehave
8 3 (1.85%) Mockito
8 3 (1.85%) NUnit
8 3 (1.85%) Oracle APEX
9 2 (1.23%) Eclipse
9 2 (1.23%) FitNesse
9 2 (1.23%) jMock
General
1 28 (17.28%) Finance
2 14 (8.64%) Telecoms
3 13 (8.02%) Banking
4 12 (7.41%) Manufacturing
5 11 (6.79%) Electronics
5 11 (6.79%) Marketing
6 4 (2.47%) Back Office
7 2 (1.23%) Retail
8 1 (0.62%) Games
8 1 (0.62%) Multimedia
8 1 (0.62%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 130 (80.25%) Developer
2 93 (57.41%) Java Developer
3 32 (19.75%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 15 (9.26%) Front End Java Developer (Client-Side Java Developer)
5 12 (7.41%) Full Stack Developer
5 12 (7.41%) Senior Developer
6 8 (4.94%) Architect
6 8 (4.94%) HTML Developer
7 7 (4.32%) JavaScript Developer
7 7 (4.32%) Senior Java Developer
8 6 (3.70%) Tester
9 5 (3.09%) Automation Tester
9 5 (3.09%) Lead Developer
10 4 (2.47%) Analyst
10 4 (2.47%) Software Engineer
11 3 (1.85%) Java Architect
11 3 (1.85%) Java Engineer
11 3 (1.85%) Node.js Developer
11 3 (1.85%) Python Developer
11 3 (1.85%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 82 (50.62%) CSS
2 58 (35.80%) HTML
3 54 (33.33%) Web Services
4 34 (20.99%) REST
5 25 (15.43%) RESTful
6 23 (14.20%) Spring
7 21 (12.96%) Node.js
8 17 (10.49%) AngularJS
9 16 (9.88%) React
9 16 (9.88%) SOAP
9 16 (9.88%) XML
10 14 (8.64%) JSON
11 13 (8.02%) J2EE
12 11 (6.79%) HTML5
13 10 (6.17%) Hibernate
14 9 (5.56%) CSS3
14 9 (5.56%) Java EE
15 7 (4.32%) Apache Camel
15 7 (4.32%) jQuery
16 6 (3.70%) JMS
Miscellaneous
1 35 (21.60%) User Experience
2 17 (10.49%) Greenfield Project
3 11 (6.79%) Analytical Skills
3 11 (6.79%) Computer Science
4 5 (3.09%) Data Structures
5 4 (2.47%) Algorithms
6 3 (1.85%) Enterprise Software
7 2 (1.23%) iPad
7 2 (1.23%) Web 2.0
8 1 (0.62%) Client/Server
8 1 (0.62%) DataPower
8 1 (0.62%) Fintech
8 1 (0.62%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 1 (0.62%) Linux Command Line
8 1 (0.62%) Mainframe
8 1 (0.62%) Management Information System
8 1 (0.62%) Mobile App
8 1 (0.62%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 79 (48.77%) Linux
2 65 (40.12%) Unix
3 58 (35.80%) Mac OS X
4 2 (1.23%) Apple iOS
4 2 (1.23%) CoreOS
4 2 (1.23%) RancherOS
4 2 (1.23%) Windows
5 1 (0.62%) Android
5 1 (0.62%) Mac OS
5 1 (0.62%) Solaris
5 1 (0.62%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 114 (70.37%) Agile Software Development
2 78 (48.15%) TDD
3 54 (33.33%) Test Automation
4 53 (32.72%) DevOps
5 50 (30.86%) Web Development
6 49 (30.25%) Continuous Integration
7 47 (29.01%) Mentoring
8 46 (28.40%) BDD
9 43 (26.54%) Configuration Management
10 40 (24.69%) Line Management
11 36 (22.22%) Continuous Delivery
12 33 (20.37%) Front End Development
13 30 (18.52%) Web Design
14 29 (17.90%) Responsive Web Design
15 22 (13.58%) Prototyping
16 21 (12.96%) Scrum
17 20 (12.35%) Data Visualisation
17 20 (12.35%) OO
17 20 (12.35%) Visualisation
18 19 (11.73%) Rapid Prototyping
Programming Languages
1 82 (50.62%) JavaScript
2 46 (28.40%) Python
3 42 (25.93%) Ruby
4 13 (8.02%) Scala
4 13 (8.02%) SQL
5 5 (3.09%) Go
5 5 (3.09%) PHP
6 4 (2.47%) PL/SQL
7 3 (1.85%) C#
7 3 (1.85%) Shell Script
8 2 (1.23%) Bash Shell
8 2 (1.23%) C++
8 2 (1.23%) Perl
9 1 (0.62%) ECMAScript
9 1 (0.62%) ES6
9 1 (0.62%) Jython
9 1 (0.62%) Korn
9 1 (0.62%) TypeScript
9 1 (0.62%) XPath
Qualifications
1 30 (18.52%) Security Cleared
2 17 (10.49%) Degree
3 15 (9.26%) SC Cleared
4 13 (8.02%) CTC Cleared
5 11 (6.79%) Computer Science Degree
6 9 (5.56%) BC Cleared
7 2 (1.23%) BPSS Clearance
8 1 (0.62%) CISA
8 1 (0.62%) CISSP
8 1 (0.62%) DBS Check
8 1 (0.62%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (4.94%) Disclosure Scotland
2 7 (4.32%) QA
3 1 (0.62%) FATCA
System Software
1 10 (6.17%) Docker
2 2 (1.23%) etcd
2 2 (1.23%) flannel
2 2 (1.23%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.62%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.62%) Hyper-V
3 1 (0.62%) KVM
3 1 (0.62%) NFS
3 1 (0.62%) Oracle RAC
3 1 (0.62%) SRDF
3 1 (0.62%) vSphere
3 1 (0.62%) Xen
Systems Management
1 3 (1.85%) Kubernetes
2 2 (1.23%) Consul
2 2 (1.23%) Docker Swarm
2 2 (1.23%) Host Intrusion Detection System
2 2 (1.23%) Marathon
2 2 (1.23%) Mesos
2 2 (1.23%) Network Intrusion Detection System
2 2 (1.23%) Puppet
2 2 (1.23%) Rancher
3 1 (0.62%) Ansible
3 1 (0.62%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (0.62%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 22 (13.58%) Oracle
2 11 (6.79%) SAP
3 3 (1.85%) IBM
3 3 (1.85%) Pega
4 2 (1.23%) Google
4 2 (1.23%) HP
4 2 (1.23%) MuleSoft
4 2 (1.23%) TIBCO
4 2 (1.23%) VMware
5 1 (0.62%) AppDynamics
5 1 (0.62%) ATG
5 1 (0.62%) Cisco
5 1 (0.62%) Dynatrace
5 1 (0.62%) EMC
5 1 (0.62%) Interwoven
5 1 (0.62%) NetApp
5 1 (0.62%) OpenText
5 1 (0.62%) Solace
5 1 (0.62%) Splunk
5 1 (0.62%) Xerox
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