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 30 July 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
30 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Java
Rank 3 18 14
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -4
Contract jobs citing Java 29 11 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheltenham 23.58% 7.64% 5.93%
As % of the Programming Languages category 43.28% 15.71% 17.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 11 6
Median daily rate £450 £450 £438
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +2.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £363 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £483 £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 £40.38 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-10.84% +15.37%
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 70 41
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheltenham 54.47% 48.61% 34.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 31 51 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 £304 £325 £330
10% offered a daily rate of more than £453 £478 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £355 £350
% change year-on-year
+5.63% +1.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 1 2
Median hourly rate £42.50 £42.50 £34.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +24.08%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.75 £42.50 £28.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £42.50 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £37.75 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-0.66% +7.85%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in Cheltenham

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Java across the Cheltenham region over the 3 months to 30 July 2016.

Java Daily Rate Histogram 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 30 July 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 33 (70.21%) Security Cleared
2 27 (57.45%) DV Cleared
3 19 (40.43%) Linux
4 18 (38.30%) Agile Software Development
5 15 (31.91%) Python
5 15 (31.91%) Unix
5 15 (31.91%) C++
6 12 (25.53%) ISTQB
7 10 (21.28%) Bash Shell
8 9 (19.15%) C
8 9 (19.15%) J2EE
9 7 (14.89%) Web Services
9 7 (14.89%) Middleware
9 7 (14.89%) Ruby
10 6 (12.77%) REST
10 6 (12.77%) SC Cleared
10 6 (12.77%) SOAP
11 5 (10.64%) Oracle
11 5 (10.64%) Perl
11 5 (10.64%) webMethods
11 5 (10.64%) ISEB
11 5 (10.64%) Selenium
11 5 (10.64%) Requirements Analysis
11 5 (10.64%) Enterprise Architecture
11 5 (10.64%) QA
11 5 (10.64%) VHDL
11 5 (10.64%) OpenCL
11 5 (10.64%) Cybersecurity
11 5 (10.64%) SDLC
12 4 (8.51%) Reverse Engineering

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 (6.38%) Confluence
2 1 (2.13%) Apache
2 1 (2.13%) Apache Spark
2 1 (2.13%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (2.13%) GlassFish
2 1 (2.13%) IIS
2 1 (2.13%) Mule
2 1 (2.13%) Mule ESB
2 1 (2.13%) WebLogic
Applications
1 1 (2.13%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 2 (4.26%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (2.13%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.13%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (2.13%) Amazon EC2
1 1 (2.13%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.13%) DHCP
1 1 (2.13%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (4.26%) Big Data
1 2 (4.26%) Hadoop
1 2 (4.26%) MongoDB
1 2 (4.26%) Neo4j
2 1 (2.13%) Apache Accumulo
2 1 (2.13%) Apache Cassandra
2 1 (2.13%) IBM InfoSphere
2 1 (2.13%) MySQL
2 1 (2.13%) Oracle Database
2 1 (2.13%) OrientDB
Development Applications
1 5 (10.64%) Selenium
2 4 (8.51%) JIRA
2 4 (8.51%) LoadRunner
3 3 (6.38%) Maven
4 2 (4.26%) JMeter
4 2 (4.26%) JUnit
4 2 (4.26%) Rational Functional Tester
4 2 (4.26%) SoapUI
4 2 (4.26%) Subversion
5 1 (2.13%) Ant
5 1 (2.13%) Apache Ivy
5 1 (2.13%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 1 (2.13%) ClearCase
5 1 (2.13%) EasyMock
5 1 (2.13%) Git (software)
5 1 (2.13%) Jenkins
5 1 (2.13%) VSS/SourceSafe
5 1 (2.13%) Zephyr
General
1 2 (4.26%) Electronics
1 2 (4.26%) Finance
1 2 (4.26%) Manufacturing
1 2 (4.26%) Marketing
1 2 (4.26%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 18 (38.30%) Developer
2 12 (25.53%) Java Developer
3 7 (14.89%) DV Cleared Java Developer
4 6 (12.77%) Test Engineer
5 5 (10.64%) Analyst
5 5 (10.64%) C++ Developer
5 5 (10.64%) Test Analyst
6 2 (4.26%) DV Cleared Test Analyst
6 2 (4.26%) Security Specialist
6 2 (4.26%) Software Engineer
6 2 (4.26%) Software Test Engineer
6 2 (4.26%) Test Specialist
6 2 (4.26%) Tester
7 1 (2.13%) Application Development Project Manager
7 1 (2.13%) Cybersecurity Specialist
7 1 (2.13%) Integration Developer
7 1 (2.13%) Middleware Project Manager
7 1 (2.13%) MuleSoft Architect
7 1 (2.13%) SC Cleared Java Developer
7 1 (2.13%) Test Automation Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (19.15%) J2EE
2 7 (14.89%) Middleware
2 7 (14.89%) Web Services
3 6 (12.77%) REST
3 6 (12.77%) SOAP
4 5 (10.64%) OpenCL
5 3 (6.38%) .NET
5 3 (6.38%) Spring
6 2 (4.26%) EJB
6 2 (4.26%) Hibernate
6 2 (4.26%) HTML
6 2 (4.26%) Java EE
6 2 (4.26%) JSON
6 2 (4.26%) XML
7 1 (2.13%) CSS
7 1 (2.13%) JDBC
7 1 (2.13%) JSP
7 1 (2.13%) Servlets
7 1 (2.13%) Struts
7 1 (2.13%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 5 (10.64%) VHDL
2 4 (8.51%) Ergonomics
2 4 (8.51%) Visualisation
3 3 (6.38%) Cyberthreat
4 2 (4.26%) Management Information System
5 1 (2.13%) Algorithms
5 1 (2.13%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (2.13%) Cyber Attack
5 1 (2.13%) Mathematics
5 1 (2.13%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 19 (40.43%) Linux
2 15 (31.91%) Unix
3 3 (6.38%) Windows
4 1 (2.13%) Mac OS X
4 1 (2.13%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (2.13%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (2.13%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (38.30%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (10.64%) Cybersecurity
2 5 (10.64%) Enterprise Architecture
2 5 (10.64%) Requirements Analysis
2 5 (10.64%) SDLC
3 4 (8.51%) Ethical Hacking
3 4 (8.51%) Penetration Testing
3 4 (8.51%) Reverse Engineering
3 4 (8.51%) Scrum
4 3 (6.38%) Automated Testing
4 3 (6.38%) OO
4 3 (6.38%) Software Engineering
4 3 (6.38%) TDD
4 3 (6.38%) Test Management
5 2 (4.26%) Business Intelligence
5 2 (4.26%) Configuration Management
5 2 (4.26%) Digital Marketing
5 2 (4.26%) Functional Testing
5 2 (4.26%) Software Testing
5 2 (4.26%) Test Planning
Programming Languages
1 15 (31.91%) C++
1 15 (31.91%) Python
2 10 (21.28%) Bash Shell
3 9 (19.15%) C
4 7 (14.89%) Ruby
5 5 (10.64%) Perl
6 4 (8.51%) JavaScript
7 2 (4.26%) PL/SQL
7 2 (4.26%) Scala
7 2 (4.26%) SQL
8 1 (2.13%) Lua
8 1 (2.13%) PHP
8 1 (2.13%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 33 (70.21%) Security Cleared
2 27 (57.45%) DV Cleared
3 12 (25.53%) ISTQB
4 6 (12.77%) SC Cleared
5 5 (10.64%) ISEB
6 4 (8.51%) CEH
6 4 (8.51%) Sun Certification
7 1 (2.13%) PMI Certification
7 1 (2.13%) PMP
7 1 (2.13%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 1 (2.13%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (10.64%) QA
System Software
1 1 (2.13%) Active Directory
1 1 (2.13%) Apache ZooKeeper
Systems Management
1 2 (4.26%) CloudHub
2 1 (2.13%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (2.13%) Puppet
Vendors
1 5 (10.64%) Oracle
1 5 (10.64%) webMethods
2 2 (4.26%) Atlassian
2 2 (4.26%) MuleSoft
2 2 (4.26%) Red Hat
2 2 (4.26%) SAP
3 1 (2.13%) HP
3 1 (2.13%) IBM
3 1 (2.13%) Splunk
3 1 (2.13%) VMware
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