The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Cheshire region that had Java Developer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 27 September 2016 with a comparison to same period over 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
27 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Java Developer
Rank 32 32 39
Rank change year-on-year
0 +7
Contract jobs requiring a Java Developer 36 46 28
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 4.51% 4.04% 3.55%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.84% 4.23% 3.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 32 38 11
Median daily rate £405 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.25% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £360 £372 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £437 £481 £438
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 5
Median hourly rate - - £34.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.50 £42.75 £34.00
% change year-on-year
-9.94% +25.73%
Java Developer
North West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Cheshire region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Cheshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
744 1088 742
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 93.12% 95.52% 94.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 531 739 388
Median daily rate £388 £425 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.82% +9.67%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £300 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £380 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.63% +8.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 30 45 73
Median hourly rate £14.00 £17.33 £16.16
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-19.21% +7.24%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.00 £9.23 £8.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.05 £22.50 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.33 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-4.78% +5.03%

Java Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

The demand trend of IT contracts across the Cheshire region that featured Java Developer in the job title.

Java Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

Java Developer
Daily Rate Trend in Cheshire

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

Java Developer Daily Rate Trend in Cheshire

Java Developer
Daily Rate Histogram in Cheshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Java Developer across the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 27 September 2016.

Java Developer Daily Rate Histogram in Cheshire

Java Developer
Hourly Rate Trend in Cheshire

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

Java Developer Hourly Rate Trend in Cheshire

Java Developer
Contract Job Locations in Cheshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Java Developer within the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 27 September 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Chester +9 12 £428 +0.58% 5
Warrington 0 5 £400 -7.24% 2
Knutsford +5 1 £380 -5.00%
Java Developer
North West

Java Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 27 September 2016, Java Developer contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Cheshire region featuring Java Developer in the job title.

1 114 (100.00%) Java
2 59 (51.75%) Spring
3 54 (47.37%) Web Services
4 51 (44.74%) Agile Software Development
5 46 (40.35%) XML
6 40 (35.09%) SOAP
7 37 (32.46%) J2EE
7 37 (32.46%) RESTful
8 36 (31.58%) TDD
9 35 (30.70%) Finance
9 35 (30.70%) Oracle
9 35 (30.70%) SQL
10 32 (28.07%) JSON
11 27 (23.68%) JDBC
11 27 (23.68%) Continuous Integration
11 27 (23.68%) Kanban
12 23 (20.18%) JAX-WS
12 23 (20.18%) HTML
12 23 (20.18%) PL/SQL
12 23 (20.18%) WSDL
13 22 (19.30%) JavaScript
13 22 (19.30%) Software Engineering
14 21 (18.42%) Waterfall
14 21 (18.42%) Oracle Database
15 20 (17.54%) User Acceptance Testing
16 19 (16.67%) AngularJS
16 19 (16.67%) Scrum
17 18 (15.79%) JAXB
17 18 (15.79%) AOP
17 18 (15.79%) Integration Testing

Java Developer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire 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 11 (9.65%) WebSphere
2 10 (8.77%) JBoss
3 9 (7.89%) CMS
4 7 (6.14%) Tomcat
5 6 (5.26%) WebSphere Application Server
6 3 (2.63%) Apache
Applications
1 3 (2.63%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.88%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (9.65%) HTTP
2 1 (0.88%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (18.42%) Oracle Database
2 6 (5.26%) NoSQL
3 5 (4.39%) MySQL
4 3 (2.63%) Apache Cassandra
4 3 (2.63%) SQL Server
5 2 (1.75%) MongoDB
5 2 (1.75%) PostgreSQL
5 2 (1.75%) Relational Database
6 1 (0.88%) Hadoop
6 1 (0.88%) JasperReports
6 1 (0.88%) Neo4j
6 1 (0.88%) Oracle Database 11g
6 1 (0.88%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 16 (14.04%) Selenium
2 13 (11.40%) JUnit
3 11 (9.65%) Cucumber
4 8 (7.02%) Jenkins
5 7 (6.14%) JIRA
5 7 (6.14%) Maven
5 7 (6.14%) Subversion
6 6 (5.26%) Git (software)
7 4 (3.51%) Mercurial
8 3 (2.63%) Gradle
8 3 (2.63%) SpecFlow
8 3 (2.63%) Team Foundation Server
8 3 (2.63%) TestComplete
9 2 (1.75%) SonarQube
10 1 (0.88%) Eclipse
10 1 (0.88%) IntelliJ
10 1 (0.88%) JProfiler
10 1 (0.88%) Oracle Forms
10 1 (0.88%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 35 (30.70%) Finance
2 15 (13.16%) Banking
3 5 (4.39%) International Banking
3 5 (4.39%) Pharmaceutical
4 1 (0.88%) Advertising
4 1 (0.88%) Investment Banking
4 1 (0.88%) Swedish Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 59 (51.75%) Spring
2 54 (47.37%) Web Services
3 46 (40.35%) XML
4 40 (35.09%) SOAP
5 37 (32.46%) J2EE
5 37 (32.46%) RESTful
6 32 (28.07%) JSON
7 27 (23.68%) JDBC
8 23 (20.18%) HTML
8 23 (20.18%) JAX-WS
8 23 (20.18%) WSDL
9 19 (16.67%) AngularJS
10 18 (15.79%) JAXB
11 17 (14.91%) HTML5
12 15 (13.16%) Apache Camel
12 15 (13.16%) CSS
12 15 (13.16%) Dropwizard
13 13 (11.40%) jQuery
14 12 (10.53%) REST
15 11 (9.65%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 2 (1.75%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (1.75%) Computer Science
1 2 (1.75%) Wiki
2 1 (0.88%) Data Structures
2 1 (0.88%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (0.88%) IVR
2 1 (0.88%) Mobile App
2 1 (0.88%) RIA
Operating Systems
1 5 (4.39%) Linux
2 3 (2.63%) Windows
3 2 (1.75%) Android
4 1 (0.88%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (0.88%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 51 (44.74%) Agile Software Development
2 36 (31.58%) TDD
3 27 (23.68%) Continuous Integration
3 27 (23.68%) Kanban
4 22 (19.30%) Software Engineering
5 21 (18.42%) Waterfall
6 20 (17.54%) User Acceptance Testing
7 19 (16.67%) Scrum
8 18 (15.79%) AOP
8 18 (15.79%) Integration Testing
8 18 (15.79%) System Integration Testing
9 14 (12.28%) BDD
10 12 (10.53%) Test Automation
11 11 (9.65%) Pair Programming
12 10 (8.77%) E-Commerce
12 10 (8.77%) SDLC
13 9 (7.89%) Configuration Management
13 9 (7.89%) Content Management
13 9 (7.89%) Dependency Injection
13 9 (7.89%) Responsive Web Design
Programming Languages
1 114 (100.00%) Java
2 35 (30.70%) SQL
3 23 (20.18%) PL/SQL
4 22 (19.30%) JavaScript
5 3 (2.63%) C++
6 2 (1.75%) C
6 2 (1.75%) TypeScript
7 1 (0.88%) Groovy
7 1 (0.88%) Python
7 1 (0.88%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 4 (3.51%) Degree
2 2 (1.75%) BPSS Clearance
3 1 (0.88%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.75%) Disclosure Scotland
Systems Management
1 1 (0.88%) Puppet
Vendors
1 35 (30.70%) Oracle
2 11 (9.65%) hybris
3 10 (8.77%) IBM
4 9 (7.89%) ATG
5 3 (2.63%) Microsoft
5 3 (2.63%) Sybase
5 3 (2.63%) TIBCO
6 2 (1.75%) Apple
7 1 (0.88%) Axway
7 1 (0.88%) Perforce
7 1 (0.88%) Red Hat
Cheshire
Oscar
Rate: £360 per day
Posted: 4 days ago