The table below looks at the statistics for Java skills in IT contracts advertised for the Chester region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Java over the 3 months to 16 January 2017 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
16 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Java
Cheshire / Chester
Rank 3 8 6
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -2
Contract jobs citing Java 22 15 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Chester 22.45% 14.29% 14.55%
As % of the Programming Languages category 52.38% 35.71% 44.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 14 14
Median daily rate £425 £388 £356
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.67% +8.77%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £381 £350 £310
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £425 £409
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £413 £400
% change year-on-year
+3.03% +3.12%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.25 £42.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year
-5.29% +13.33%

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

Programming Languages Category
Chester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
42 42 36
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Chester 42.86% 40.00% 32.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 40 38 29
Median daily rate £413 £388 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.45% +10.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £350 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £425 £443
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £35.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.00 £39.00 £35.18
% change year-on-year
+5.12% +10.87%

Java
Jobs Demand Trend in Chester

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

Java Jobs Demand Trend in Chester

Java
Daily Rate Trend in Chester

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

Java Daily Rate Trend in Chester

Java
Daily Rate Histogram in Chester

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Java across the Chester region over the 3 months to 16 January 2017.

Java Daily Rate Histogram in Chester

Java
Hourly Rate Trend in Chester

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

Java Hourly Rate Trend in Chester

Java
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Chester

For the 6 months to 16 January 2017, 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 Chester region with a requirement for Java.

1 31 (63.27%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (34.69%) TDD
2 17 (34.69%) JavaScript
3 16 (32.65%) OO
3 16 (32.65%) RESTful
4 14 (28.57%) Continuous Integration
4 14 (28.57%) Web Services
5 12 (24.49%) DevOps
6 11 (22.45%) XML
6 11 (22.45%) E-Commerce
7 10 (20.41%) Scrum
7 10 (20.41%) AngularJS
8 9 (18.37%) MongoDB
8 9 (18.37%) J2EE
8 9 (18.37%) Spring
8 9 (18.37%) JSON
9 8 (16.33%) HTML
10 7 (14.29%) Python
10 7 (14.29%) CSS
10 7 (14.29%) Amazon AWS
11 6 (12.24%) Git (software)
11 6 (12.24%) Unit Testing
11 6 (12.24%) OOP
11 6 (12.24%) MySQL
11 6 (12.24%) Finance
11 6 (12.24%) NoSQL
11 6 (12.24%) Jenkins
11 6 (12.24%) Microservices
12 5 (10.20%) Pair Programming
12 5 (10.20%) Linux

Java
Top Related IT Skills in Chester 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 (8.16%) JBoss
2 3 (6.12%) Tomcat
3 2 (4.08%) Apache
3 2 (4.08%) Confluence
3 2 (4.08%) GlassFish
3 2 (4.08%) WebLogic
3 2 (4.08%) WebSphere
4 1 (2.04%) Apache Spark
4 1 (2.04%) nginx
4 1 (2.04%) OpenStack
Applications
1 1 (2.04%) Mingle
Cloud Services
1 7 (14.29%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (4.08%) Cloud Computing
2 2 (4.08%) PaaS
3 1 (2.04%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (2.04%) Amazon ELB
3 1 (2.04%) Amazon S3
3 1 (2.04%) GitHub
3 1 (2.04%) IaaS
3 1 (2.04%) Route 53
3 1 (2.04%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (6.12%) Network Security
2 1 (2.04%) Internet
2 1 (2.04%) Kerberos
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (18.37%) MongoDB
2 6 (12.24%) MySQL
2 6 (12.24%) NoSQL
3 2 (4.08%) SQL Server
4 1 (2.04%) Amazon Redshift
4 1 (2.04%) Apache Cassandra
4 1 (2.04%) Big Data
4 1 (2.04%) Data Mining
4 1 (2.04%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (2.04%) Neo4j
4 1 (2.04%) OLAP
4 1 (2.04%) OLAP Cube
4 1 (2.04%) Relational Database
4 1 (2.04%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (2.04%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 6 (12.24%) Git (software)
1 6 (12.24%) Jenkins
2 4 (8.16%) Selenium
3 3 (6.12%) Jasmine
3 3 (6.12%) Talend Open Studio
4 2 (4.08%) Cucumber
4 2 (4.08%) Maven
4 2 (4.08%) Vagrant
5 1 (2.04%) Ant
5 1 (2.04%) Gradle
5 1 (2.04%) Hudson
5 1 (2.04%) JIRA
5 1 (2.04%) Protractor
5 1 (2.04%) WebDriver
General
1 6 (12.24%) Finance
2 4 (8.16%) Back Office
2 4 (8.16%) Banking
3 1 (2.04%) Investment Banking
3 1 (2.04%) Retail
Job Titles
1 29 (59.18%) Developer
2 21 (42.86%) Java Developer
3 6 (12.24%) JavaScript Developer
4 4 (8.16%) Angular Developer
4 4 (8.16%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 3 (6.12%) Agile Developer
5 3 (6.12%) Agile Java Developer
5 3 (6.12%) DevOps Engineer
5 3 (6.12%) HTML CSS Developer
5 3 (6.12%) HTML Developer
5 3 (6.12%) XML Developer
6 2 (4.08%) Analyst
6 2 (4.08%) Architect
6 2 (4.08%) Business Analyst
6 2 (4.08%) Software Engineer
6 2 (4.08%) Technical Leader
7 1 (2.04%) Integration Architect
7 1 (2.04%) Software Developer
7 1 (2.04%) Technical Architect
7 1 (2.04%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (32.65%) RESTful
2 14 (28.57%) Web Services
3 11 (22.45%) XML
4 10 (20.41%) AngularJS
5 9 (18.37%) J2EE
5 9 (18.37%) JSON
5 9 (18.37%) Spring
6 8 (16.33%) HTML
7 7 (14.29%) CSS
8 4 (8.16%) jQuery
8 4 (8.16%) Node.js
9 3 (6.12%) CSS3
9 3 (6.12%) HTML5
9 3 (6.12%) Middleware
9 3 (6.12%) REST
9 3 (6.12%) Sass
10 2 (4.08%) JSTL
10 2 (4.08%) SOAP
10 2 (4.08%) Struts
10 2 (4.08%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 4 (8.16%) Derivative
1 4 (8.16%) OTC Derivatives
2 3 (6.12%) Computer Science
2 3 (6.12%) Digital Media
2 3 (6.12%) User Experience
3 2 (4.08%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (4.08%) Mathematics
3 2 (4.08%) Mobile App
4 1 (2.04%) Data Structures
4 1 (2.04%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (2.04%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 1 (2.04%) Replication
4 1 (2.04%) RIA
4 1 (2.04%) Visualisation
4 1 (2.04%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 5 (10.20%) Linux
2 2 (4.08%) Android
3 1 (2.04%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (63.27%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (34.69%) TDD
3 16 (32.65%) OO
4 14 (28.57%) Continuous Integration
5 12 (24.49%) DevOps
6 11 (22.45%) E-Commerce
7 10 (20.41%) Scrum
8 6 (12.24%) Microservices
8 6 (12.24%) OOP
8 6 (12.24%) Unit Testing
9 5 (10.20%) Open Source
9 5 (10.20%) Pair Programming
9 5 (10.20%) Web Development
10 4 (8.16%) ETL
10 4 (8.16%) Front End Development
11 3 (6.12%) BDD
11 3 (6.12%) CRM
11 3 (6.12%) ERP
12 2 (4.08%) RUP
12 2 (4.08%) UML
Programming Languages
1 17 (34.69%) JavaScript
2 7 (14.29%) Python
3 3 (6.12%) C#
3 3 (6.12%) PHP
3 3 (6.12%) SQL
4 2 (4.08%) Groovy
4 2 (4.08%) T-SQL
5 1 (2.04%) C++
5 1 (2.04%) Perl
5 1 (2.04%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 2 (4.08%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (8.16%) QA
System Software
1 1 (2.04%) Docker
Systems Management
1 4 (8.16%) Puppet
2 1 (2.04%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 4 (8.16%) hybris
2 3 (6.12%) Talend
3 2 (4.08%) Red Hat
4 1 (2.04%) Atlassian
4 1 (2.04%) Microsoft
4 1 (2.04%) MuleSoft
4 1 (2.04%) RightScale
4 1 (2.04%) Tableau
4 1 (2.04%) Vertica
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