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 1 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
1 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Java
Rank 4 11 18
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +7
Contract jobs citing Java 26 18 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheltenham 20.00% 13.04% 4.42%
As % of the Programming Languages category 40.63% 24.66% 11.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 16 4
Median daily rate £450 £477 £438
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.56% +8.91%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £395 £356 £387
10% offered a daily rate of more than £510 £500 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £420 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £40.00 £37.00
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +8.12%
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
64 73 44
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheltenham 49.23% 52.90% 38.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 31 54 15
Median daily rate £325 £408 £438
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-20.24% -6.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £328 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £483 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 3 3
Median hourly rate £45.00 £42.50 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £37.45 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+0.13% +4.02%

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 1 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 1 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 28 (65.12%) Security Cleared
2 22 (51.16%) DV Cleared
3 18 (41.86%) Linux
4 17 (39.53%) Agile Software Development
5 15 (34.88%) Python
6 12 (27.91%) ISTQB
6 12 (27.91%) Bash Shell
7 10 (23.26%) Unix
8 9 (20.93%) C++
9 8 (18.60%) J2EE
10 7 (16.28%) Web Services
10 7 (16.28%) Middleware
11 6 (13.95%) Oracle
11 6 (13.95%) SOAP
11 6 (13.95%) SC Cleared
11 6 (13.95%) REST
12 5 (11.63%) OpenCL
12 5 (11.63%) QA
12 5 (11.63%) Requirements Analysis
12 5 (11.63%) Enterprise Architecture
12 5 (11.63%) Ruby
12 5 (11.63%) VHDL
12 5 (11.63%) C
12 5 (11.63%) Perl
12 5 (11.63%) webMethods
13 4 (9.30%) .NET
13 4 (9.30%) JIRA
13 4 (9.30%) Ergonomics
13 4 (9.30%) Visualisation
14 3 (6.98%) Confluence

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 (6.98%) Confluence
2 2 (4.65%) WebLogic
3 1 (2.33%) Apache
3 1 (2.33%) Apache Spark
3 1 (2.33%) Elasticsearch
3 1 (2.33%) GlassFish
3 1 (2.33%) IIS
3 1 (2.33%) Mule
3 1 (2.33%) Mule ESB
3 1 (2.33%) WebSphere
Applications
1 1 (2.33%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 2 (4.65%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (2.33%) Oracle BPM
2 1 (2.33%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.33%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (2.33%) Amazon EC2
1 1 (2.33%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.33%) DHCP
1 1 (2.33%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (4.65%) Big Data
1 2 (4.65%) Hadoop
1 2 (4.65%) MongoDB
1 2 (4.65%) MySQL
1 2 (4.65%) Neo4j
2 1 (2.33%) Apache Accumulo
2 1 (2.33%) Apache Cassandra
2 1 (2.33%) IBM InfoSphere
2 1 (2.33%) Oracle Database
2 1 (2.33%) OrientDB
Development Applications
1 4 (9.30%) JIRA
2 3 (6.98%) LoadRunner
2 3 (6.98%) Maven
3 2 (4.65%) Rational Functional Tester
3 2 (4.65%) Selenium
3 2 (4.65%) Subversion
4 1 (2.33%) Ant
4 1 (2.33%) Apache Ivy
4 1 (2.33%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 1 (2.33%) ClearCase
4 1 (2.33%) EasyMock
4 1 (2.33%) Git (software)
4 1 (2.33%) Jenkins
4 1 (2.33%) JMeter
4 1 (2.33%) JUnit
4 1 (2.33%) SoapUI
4 1 (2.33%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 2 (4.65%) Electronics
1 2 (4.65%) Finance
1 2 (4.65%) Manufacturing
1 2 (4.65%) Marketing
1 2 (4.65%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 18 (41.86%) Developer
2 11 (25.58%) Java Developer
3 6 (13.95%) Analyst
3 6 (13.95%) DV Cleared Java Developer
3 6 (13.95%) Test Analyst
3 6 (13.95%) Test Engineer
4 5 (11.63%) C++ Developer
5 2 (4.65%) DV Cleared Test Analyst
6 1 (2.33%) Applications Development Manager
6 1 (2.33%) Applications Manager
6 1 (2.33%) Development Project Manager
6 1 (2.33%) Integration Developer
6 1 (2.33%) Java Software Developer
6 1 (2.33%) Lead Test Analyst
6 1 (2.33%) Linux Engineer
6 1 (2.33%) Senior Java Developer
6 1 (2.33%) Senior Test Analyst
6 1 (2.33%) Software Test Analyst
6 1 (2.33%) Test Manager
6 1 (2.33%) Test Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (18.60%) J2EE
2 7 (16.28%) Middleware
2 7 (16.28%) Web Services
3 6 (13.95%) REST
3 6 (13.95%) SOAP
4 5 (11.63%) OpenCL
5 4 (9.30%) .NET
6 3 (6.98%) Spring
7 2 (4.65%) EJB
7 2 (4.65%) Hibernate
7 2 (4.65%) HTML
7 2 (4.65%) JSON
7 2 (4.65%) XML
8 1 (2.33%) CSS
8 1 (2.33%) Java RMI
8 1 (2.33%) JDBC
8 1 (2.33%) JSP
8 1 (2.33%) Servlets
8 1 (2.33%) Spring MVC
8 1 (2.33%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 5 (11.63%) VHDL
2 4 (9.30%) Ergonomics
2 4 (9.30%) Visualisation
3 2 (4.65%) Management Information System
4 1 (2.33%) Algorithms
4 1 (2.33%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (2.33%) Mathematics
4 1 (2.33%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 18 (41.86%) Linux
2 10 (23.26%) Unix
3 3 (6.98%) Windows
4 1 (2.33%) AIX
4 1 (2.33%) Mac OS X
4 1 (2.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (2.33%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (2.33%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (39.53%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (11.63%) Enterprise Architecture
2 5 (11.63%) Requirements Analysis
3 3 (6.98%) OO
3 3 (6.98%) Programme Management
3 3 (6.98%) Scrum
3 3 (6.98%) Software Testing
4 2 (4.65%) Automated Testing
4 2 (4.65%) Business Intelligence
4 2 (4.65%) Configuration Management
4 2 (4.65%) Digital Marketing
4 2 (4.65%) Functional Testing
4 2 (4.65%) Integration Testing
4 2 (4.65%) Release Management
4 2 (4.65%) SDLC
4 2 (4.65%) Software Engineering
4 2 (4.65%) Test Management
4 2 (4.65%) Test Strategy
5 1 (2.33%) Analytics
5 1 (2.33%) Cybersecurity
Programming Languages
1 15 (34.88%) Python
2 12 (27.91%) Bash Shell
3 9 (20.93%) C++
4 5 (11.63%) C
4 5 (11.63%) Perl
4 5 (11.63%) Ruby
5 3 (6.98%) JavaScript
5 3 (6.98%) SQL
6 2 (4.65%) PL/SQL
6 2 (4.65%) Scala
6 2 (4.65%) Shell Script
7 1 (2.33%) C#
7 1 (2.33%) Lua
7 1 (2.33%) PHP
Qualifications
1 28 (65.12%) Security Cleared
2 22 (51.16%) DV Cleared
3 12 (27.91%) ISTQB
4 6 (13.95%) SC Cleared
5 3 (6.98%) ISEB
6 1 (2.33%) PMI Certification
6 1 (2.33%) PMP
6 1 (2.33%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 1 (2.33%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (11.63%) QA
System Software
1 1 (2.33%) Active Directory
1 1 (2.33%) Apache ZooKeeper
Systems Management
1 3 (6.98%) CloudHub
2 1 (2.33%) Puppet
Vendors
1 6 (13.95%) Oracle
2 5 (11.63%) webMethods
3 3 (6.98%) MuleSoft
4 2 (4.65%) Atlassian
4 2 (4.65%) Red Hat
4 2 (4.65%) SAP
5 1 (2.33%) IBM
5 1 (2.33%) Splunk
5 1 (2.33%) VMware
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