The table below looks at the statistics for Java skills in IT contracts advertised for the Cheltenham region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Java over the 3 months to 24 August 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
24 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Java
Rank 5 17 14
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -3
Contract jobs citing Java 21 8 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheltenham 17.50% 5.88% 6.96%
As % of the Programming Languages category 31.34% 13.33% 20.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 8 6
Median daily rate £450 £418 £398
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.59% +5.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £408 £363 £318
10% offered a daily rate of more than £466 £463 £480
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 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +14.28%
Java
Gloucestershire

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

Programming Languages Category
Cheltenham
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
67 60 39
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheltenham 55.83% 44.12% 33.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 30 39 15
Median daily rate £400 £399 £405
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.25% -1.48%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £305 £313 £330
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £365 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.73% +4.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 2 4
Median hourly rate £42.50 £43.00 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-1.16% +7.50%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £39.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +11.42%

Java
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheltenham

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

Java Jobs Demand Trend in Cheltenham

Java
Daily Rate Trend in Cheltenham

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

Java Daily Rate Trend in Cheltenham

Java
Hourly Rate Trend in Cheltenham

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

Java Hourly Rate Trend in Cheltenham

Java
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheltenham

For the 6 months to 24 August 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 Cheltenham region with a requirement for Java.

1 34 (70.83%) Security Cleared
2 28 (58.33%) DV Cleared
3 19 (39.58%) Linux
3 19 (39.58%) Agile Software Development
4 16 (33.33%) Python
5 15 (31.25%) Unix
5 15 (31.25%) C++
6 13 (27.08%) ISTQB
7 10 (20.83%) Bash Shell
8 9 (18.75%) C
8 9 (18.75%) J2EE
9 8 (16.67%) Ruby
10 7 (14.58%) Web Services
10 7 (14.58%) Middleware
11 6 (12.50%) ISEB
11 6 (12.50%) SOAP
11 6 (12.50%) Selenium
11 6 (12.50%) REST
11 6 (12.50%) SC Cleared
11 6 (12.50%) Cybersecurity
11 6 (12.50%) SDLC
12 5 (10.42%) OpenCL
12 5 (10.42%) Enterprise Architecture
12 5 (10.42%) VHDL
12 5 (10.42%) Oracle
12 5 (10.42%) Perl
12 5 (10.42%) webMethods
13 4 (8.33%) Sun Certification
13 4 (8.33%) LoadRunner
13 4 (8.33%) JavaScript

Java
Top Related IT Skills in Cheltenham 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 3 (6.25%) Confluence
2 1 (2.08%) Apache
2 1 (2.08%) Apache Spark
2 1 (2.08%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (2.08%) GlassFish
2 1 (2.08%) IIS
2 1 (2.08%) Mule
2 1 (2.08%) Mule ESB
2 1 (2.08%) WebLogic
Applications
1 1 (2.08%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 2 (4.17%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (2.08%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.08%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (2.08%) Amazon EC2
1 1 (2.08%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.08%) DHCP
1 1 (2.08%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (4.17%) Big Data
1 2 (4.17%) Hadoop
1 2 (4.17%) MongoDB
1 2 (4.17%) Neo4j
2 1 (2.08%) Apache Accumulo
2 1 (2.08%) Apache Cassandra
2 1 (2.08%) IBM InfoSphere
2 1 (2.08%) MySQL
2 1 (2.08%) Oracle Database
2 1 (2.08%) OrientDB
Development Applications
1 6 (12.50%) Selenium
2 4 (8.33%) JIRA
2 4 (8.33%) LoadRunner
3 3 (6.25%) Maven
4 2 (4.17%) JMeter
4 2 (4.17%) JUnit
4 2 (4.17%) Rational Functional Tester
4 2 (4.17%) SoapUI
4 2 (4.17%) Subversion
5 1 (2.08%) Ant
5 1 (2.08%) Apache Ivy
5 1 (2.08%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 1 (2.08%) ClearCase
5 1 (2.08%) EasyMock
5 1 (2.08%) Git (software)
5 1 (2.08%) Jenkins
5 1 (2.08%) VSS/SourceSafe
5 1 (2.08%) Zephyr
General
1 2 (4.17%) Electronics
1 2 (4.17%) Finance
1 2 (4.17%) Manufacturing
1 2 (4.17%) Marketing
1 2 (4.17%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 18 (37.50%) Developer
2 12 (25.00%) Java Developer
3 7 (14.58%) Test Engineer
4 6 (12.50%) DV Cleared Java Developer
5 5 (10.42%) Analyst
5 5 (10.42%) C++ Developer
5 5 (10.42%) Test Analyst
6 3 (6.25%) Software Test Engineer
7 2 (4.17%) DV Cleared Test Analyst
7 2 (4.17%) Security Specialist
7 2 (4.17%) Software Engineer
7 2 (4.17%) Test Specialist
7 2 (4.17%) Tester
8 1 (2.08%) Applications Development Manager
8 1 (2.08%) Applications Manager
8 1 (2.08%) Development Project Manager
8 1 (2.08%) Lead Test Analyst
8 1 (2.08%) Linux Engineer
8 1 (2.08%) Security Engineer
8 1 (2.08%) Senior Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (18.75%) J2EE
2 7 (14.58%) Middleware
2 7 (14.58%) Web Services
3 6 (12.50%) REST
3 6 (12.50%) SOAP
4 5 (10.42%) OpenCL
5 3 (6.25%) .NET
5 3 (6.25%) Java EE
5 3 (6.25%) Spring
6 2 (4.17%) EJB
6 2 (4.17%) Hibernate
6 2 (4.17%) HTML
6 2 (4.17%) JSON
6 2 (4.17%) XML
7 1 (2.08%) CSS
7 1 (2.08%) JDBC
7 1 (2.08%) JSP
7 1 (2.08%) Servlets
7 1 (2.08%) Swing
7 1 (2.08%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 5 (10.42%) VHDL
2 4 (8.33%) Cyberthreat
3 3 (6.25%) Ergonomics
3 3 (6.25%) Visualisation
4 2 (4.17%) Management Information System
5 1 (2.08%) Algorithms
5 1 (2.08%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (2.08%) Cyber Attack
5 1 (2.08%) Mathematics
5 1 (2.08%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 19 (39.58%) Linux
2 15 (31.25%) Unix
3 3 (6.25%) Windows
4 1 (2.08%) Mac OS X
4 1 (2.08%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (2.08%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (2.08%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (39.58%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (12.50%) Cybersecurity
2 6 (12.50%) SDLC
3 5 (10.42%) Enterprise Architecture
4 4 (8.33%) Automated Testing
4 4 (8.33%) Ethical Hacking
4 4 (8.33%) Penetration Testing
4 4 (8.33%) Requirements Analysis
4 4 (8.33%) Reverse Engineering
4 4 (8.33%) Scrum
5 3 (6.25%) OO
5 3 (6.25%) Software Engineering
5 3 (6.25%) TDD
5 3 (6.25%) Test Management
6 2 (4.17%) Business Intelligence
6 2 (4.17%) Digital Marketing
6 2 (4.17%) Functional Testing
6 2 (4.17%) Programme Management
6 2 (4.17%) Release Management
6 2 (4.17%) Test Planning
Programming Languages
1 16 (33.33%) Python
2 15 (31.25%) C++
3 10 (20.83%) Bash Shell
4 9 (18.75%) C
5 8 (16.67%) Ruby
6 5 (10.42%) Perl
7 4 (8.33%) JavaScript
8 2 (4.17%) PL/SQL
8 2 (4.17%) Scala
8 2 (4.17%) SQL
9 1 (2.08%) Lua
9 1 (2.08%) PHP
9 1 (2.08%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 34 (70.83%) Security Cleared
2 28 (58.33%) DV Cleared
3 13 (27.08%) ISTQB
4 6 (12.50%) ISEB
4 6 (12.50%) SC Cleared
5 4 (8.33%) CEH
5 4 (8.33%) Sun Certification
6 1 (2.08%) PMI Certification
6 1 (2.08%) PMP
6 1 (2.08%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 1 (2.08%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (8.33%) QA
System Software
1 1 (2.08%) Active Directory
1 1 (2.08%) Apache ZooKeeper
Systems Management
1 2 (4.17%) CloudHub
2 1 (2.08%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (2.08%) Puppet
Vendors
1 5 (10.42%) Oracle
1 5 (10.42%) webMethods
2 2 (4.17%) Atlassian
2 2 (4.17%) MuleSoft
2 2 (4.17%) Red Hat
2 2 (4.17%) SAP
3 1 (2.08%) HP
3 1 (2.08%) IBM
3 1 (2.08%) Splunk
3 1 (2.08%) VMware
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