The table below looks at the statistics for Java skills in IT contracts advertised for the Chelmsford region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Java over the 3 months to 28 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
28 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Java
Rank - 17 -
Contract jobs citing Java 0 4 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Chelmsford - 3.74% -
As % of the Programming Languages category - 16.67% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 0
Median daily rate - £460 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 0
Median hourly rate - £45.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £40.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year
-10.00% -
Java
Essex

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in contract jobs advertised in the Chelmsford region.

Programming Languages Category
Chelmsford
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
17 24 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Chelmsford 39.53% 22.43% 12.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 9 3
Median daily rate £283 £300 £303
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.83% -0.82%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £225 £290
10% offered a daily rate of more than £445 £460 £410
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £343
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.18%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 6 5
Median hourly rate £47.50 £45.00 £42.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% +7.14%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £36.40 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+3.02% +1.11%

Java
Jobs Demand Trend in Chelmsford

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Chelmsford region citing Java as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Programming Languages category.

Java Jobs Demand Trend in Chelmsford

Java
Daily Rate Trend in Chelmsford

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Java across the Chelmsford region.

Java Daily Rate Trend in Chelmsford

Java
Hourly Rate Trend in Chelmsford

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

Java Hourly Rate Trend in Chelmsford

Java
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Chelmsford

For the 6 months to 28 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 Chelmsford region with a requirement for Java.

1 2 (66.67%) SQL
1 2 (66.67%) SQL Server
1 2 (66.67%) JUnit
1 2 (66.67%) Eclipse
1 2 (66.67%) Regression Testing
1 2 (66.67%) Scrum
1 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (66.67%) Subversion
1 2 (66.67%) Maven
1 2 (66.67%) Test Automation
1 2 (66.67%) WebDriver
1 2 (66.67%) Cucumber
1 2 (66.67%) Selenium
1 2 (66.67%) Process Improvement
1 2 (66.67%) AngularJS
1 2 (66.67%) Jenkins
1 2 (66.67%) Automation Testing
1 2 (66.67%) API Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Ansible
2 1 (33.33%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (33.33%) Red Hat Satellite
2 1 (33.33%) CentOS
2 1 (33.33%) Puppet
2 1 (33.33%) Ruby
2 1 (33.33%) Fedora
2 1 (33.33%) Red Hat
2 1 (33.33%) Shell Script
2 1 (33.33%) Perl
2 1 (33.33%) PHP
2 1 (33.33%) Linux

Java
Top Related IT Skills in Chelmsford 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 1 (33.33%) Apache
1 1 (33.33%) Tomcat
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (66.67%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (66.67%) Cucumber
1 2 (66.67%) Eclipse
1 2 (66.67%) Jenkins
1 2 (66.67%) JUnit
1 2 (66.67%) Maven
1 2 (66.67%) Selenium
1 2 (66.67%) Subversion
1 2 (66.67%) WebDriver
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Analyst
1 2 (66.67%) Automation Test Analyst
1 2 (66.67%) Selenium Test Analyst
1 2 (66.67%) Test Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Administrator
2 1 (33.33%) Linux Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (66.67%) AngularJS
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) CentOS
1 1 (33.33%) Fedora
1 1 (33.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (66.67%) API Testing
1 2 (66.67%) Automation Testing
1 2 (66.67%) Process Improvement
1 2 (66.67%) Regression Testing
1 2 (66.67%) Scrum
1 2 (66.67%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) SQL
2 1 (33.33%) Perl
2 1 (33.33%) PHP
2 1 (33.33%) Python
2 1 (33.33%) Ruby
2 1 (33.33%) Shell Script
Systems Management
1 1 (33.33%) Ansible
1 1 (33.33%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (33.33%) Puppet
1 1 (33.33%) Red Hat Satellite
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Red Hat