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 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
24 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Java
Rank 3 5 15
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +10
Contract jobs citing Java 27 37 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheltenham 25.00% 24.18% 5.41%
As % of the Programming Languages category 49.09% 38.14% 11.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 31 5
Median daily rate £475 £458 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.71% +7.76%
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 £39.25
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +1.91%
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
55 97 53
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheltenham 50.93% 63.40% 47.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 72 22
Median daily rate £325 £438 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-25.71% +25.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £330 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £521 £480 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 9 7
Median hourly rate £52.50 £42.50 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+23.52% +6.25%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £36.50 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+2.73% +1.38%

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 24 May 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 24 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 Cheltenham region with a requirement for Java.

1 36 (76.60%) Security Cleared
2 31 (65.96%) DV Cleared
3 24 (51.06%) Linux
4 20 (42.55%) Python
5 17 (36.17%) ISTQB
5 17 (36.17%) Bash Shell
6 16 (34.04%) Agile Software Development
7 13 (27.66%) Unix
8 12 (25.53%) Oracle
9 9 (19.15%) C++
10 8 (17.02%) Ruby
10 8 (17.02%) Perl
11 7 (14.89%) Middleware
12 6 (12.77%) J2EE
12 6 (12.77%) Web Services
12 6 (12.77%) Requirements Analysis
12 6 (12.77%) JIRA
12 6 (12.77%) QA
13 5 (10.64%) SC Cleared
13 5 (10.64%) Ergonomics
13 5 (10.64%) Test Management
13 5 (10.64%) VHDL
13 5 (10.64%) Software Testing
13 5 (10.64%) Enterprise Architecture
13 5 (10.64%) OO
13 5 (10.64%) SOAP
13 5 (10.64%) SQL
13 5 (10.64%) .NET
13 5 (10.64%) C
13 5 (10.64%) webMethods

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 4 (8.51%) Confluence
1 4 (8.51%) WebLogic
2 3 (6.38%) WebSphere
3 2 (4.26%) Apache
4 1 (2.13%) Apache Spark
4 1 (2.13%) Elasticsearch
4 1 (2.13%) GlassFish
4 1 (2.13%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (2.13%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 4 (8.51%) Oracle EBS
2 3 (6.38%) Oracle BPM
3 1 (2.13%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.13%) AMQP
1 1 (2.13%) DHCP
1 1 (2.13%) DNS
1 1 (2.13%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (6.38%) Hadoop
1 3 (6.38%) MySQL
1 3 (6.38%) Neo4j
2 2 (4.26%) Big Data
2 2 (4.26%) Oracle Database
2 2 (4.26%) OrientDB
3 1 (2.13%) Apache Accumulo
3 1 (2.13%) Apache Cassandra
3 1 (2.13%) IBM InfoSphere
3 1 (2.13%) MongoDB
3 1 (2.13%) NoSQL
3 1 (2.13%) Oracle Database 11g
3 1 (2.13%) Oracle Reports
3 1 (2.13%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 6 (12.77%) JIRA
2 4 (8.51%) LoadRunner
2 4 (8.51%) Rational Functional Tester
3 3 (6.38%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 3 (6.38%) Maven
3 3 (6.38%) Subversion
4 2 (4.26%) Ant
4 2 (4.26%) Apache Ivy
4 2 (4.26%) ClearCase
4 2 (4.26%) EasyMock
4 2 (4.26%) Jenkins
4 2 (4.26%) JUnit
4 2 (4.26%) VSS/SourceSafe
5 1 (2.13%) Bitbucket
5 1 (2.13%) Git (software)
5 1 (2.13%) Selenium
General
1 1 (2.13%) Electronics
1 1 (2.13%) Finance
1 1 (2.13%) Manufacturing
1 1 (2.13%) Marketing
1 1 (2.13%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 17 (36.17%) Developer
2 9 (19.15%) Analyst
2 9 (19.15%) Java Developer
2 9 (19.15%) Test Analyst
3 7 (14.89%) DV Cleared Java Developer
4 6 (12.77%) Test Engineer
5 5 (10.64%) DV Cleared Test Analyst
6 4 (8.51%) C++ Developer
7 3 (6.38%) Applications Developer
7 3 (6.38%) Applications Support
7 3 (6.38%) Applications Support Technician
7 3 (6.38%) Support Technician
7 3 (6.38%) Test Manager
8 2 (4.26%) Java Engineer
8 2 (4.26%) Software Developer
9 1 (2.13%) Architect
9 1 (2.13%) Development Manager
9 1 (2.13%) Project Manager
9 1 (2.13%) Software Engineer
9 1 (2.13%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (14.89%) Middleware
2 6 (12.77%) J2EE
2 6 (12.77%) Web Services
3 5 (10.64%) .NET
3 5 (10.64%) OpenCL
3 5 (10.64%) REST
3 5 (10.64%) SOAP
4 3 (6.38%) EJB
4 3 (6.38%) Spring
5 2 (4.26%) Java EE
5 2 (4.26%) JSF
6 1 (2.13%) CSS
6 1 (2.13%) Hibernate
6 1 (2.13%) HTML
6 1 (2.13%) Java RMI
6 1 (2.13%) JDBC
6 1 (2.13%) JMS
6 1 (2.13%) JSP
6 1 (2.13%) Servlets
6 1 (2.13%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 5 (10.64%) Ergonomics
1 5 (10.64%) VHDL
1 5 (10.64%) Visualisation
2 2 (4.26%) Management Information System
2 2 (4.26%) Wiki
3 1 (2.13%) Algorithms
3 1 (2.13%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.13%) Cyberthreat
3 1 (2.13%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 24 (51.06%) Linux
2 13 (27.66%) Unix
3 4 (8.51%) Windows
4 3 (6.38%) AIX
5 1 (2.13%) Mac OS X
5 1 (2.13%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (2.13%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (2.13%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (34.04%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (12.77%) Requirements Analysis
3 5 (10.64%) Enterprise Architecture
3 5 (10.64%) OO
3 5 (10.64%) Software Testing
3 5 (10.64%) Test Management
4 4 (8.51%) Functional Testing
4 4 (8.51%) Scrum
4 4 (8.51%) Software Engineering
5 3 (6.38%) Integration Testing
5 3 (6.38%) Knowledge Management
5 3 (6.38%) Project Management
5 3 (6.38%) Release Management
6 2 (4.26%) Continuous Integration
6 2 (4.26%) Cybersecurity
6 2 (4.26%) DevOps
6 2 (4.26%) Open Source
6 2 (4.26%) Test Scripting
6 2 (4.26%) Test Strategy
6 2 (4.26%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 20 (42.55%) Python
2 17 (36.17%) Bash Shell
3 9 (19.15%) C++
4 8 (17.02%) Perl
4 8 (17.02%) Ruby
5 5 (10.64%) C
5 5 (10.64%) SQL
6 4 (8.51%) Shell Script
7 3 (6.38%) JavaScript
7 3 (6.38%) PL/SQL
7 3 (6.38%) Scala
8 2 (4.26%) C#
8 2 (4.26%) Lua
8 2 (4.26%) PHP
Qualifications
1 36 (76.60%) Security Cleared
2 31 (65.96%) DV Cleared
3 17 (36.17%) ISTQB
4 5 (10.64%) ISEB
4 5 (10.64%) SC Cleared
5 2 (4.26%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 1 (2.13%) MCPD
6 1 (2.13%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (2.13%) PMI Certification
6 1 (2.13%) PMP
6 1 (2.13%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 1 (2.13%) RHCE
6 1 (2.13%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (12.77%) QA
System Software
1 1 (2.13%) Active Directory
1 1 (2.13%) Apache ZooKeeper
Systems Management
1 3 (6.38%) CloudHub
2 1 (2.13%) Puppet
Vendors
1 12 (25.53%) Oracle
2 5 (10.64%) webMethods
3 3 (6.38%) Atlassian
3 3 (6.38%) MuleSoft
4 2 (4.26%) Red Hat
5 1 (2.13%) IBM
5 1 (2.13%) SAP
5 1 (2.13%) Splunk
5 1 (2.13%) Sun
5 1 (2.13%) VMware
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