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 31 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
31 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Java
Rank 3 4 13
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +9
Contract jobs citing Java 81 51 25
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Chester 38.39% 21.43% 12.08%
As % of the Programming Languages category 61.36% 54.26% 33.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 79 36 12
Median daily rate £400 £425 £365
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.88% +16.43%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £346 £356 £311
10% offered a daily rate of more than £492 £475 £420
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 £40.00
% change year-on-year
-10.00% -
Java
Cheshire

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
132 94 75
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Chester 62.56% 39.50% 36.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 120 71 37
Median daily rate £400 £401 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.12% +14.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £340 £160
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £463 £395
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £343
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.18%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 1 0
Median hourly rate £21.00 £42.50 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-50.58% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £37.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +2.77%

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 31 May 2016.

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 31 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 Chester region with a requirement for Java.

1 43 (44.33%) Finance
2 38 (39.18%) SQL
3 37 (38.14%) XML
4 36 (37.11%) Spring
5 35 (36.08%) Web Services
6 31 (31.96%) J2EE
6 31 (31.96%) Oracle
7 30 (30.93%) Agile Software Development
8 26 (26.80%) Continuous Integration
8 26 (26.80%) Jenkins
9 25 (25.77%) E-Commerce
10 22 (22.68%) JDBC
10 22 (22.68%) SQL Server
11 21 (21.65%) JavaScript
11 21 (21.65%) SOAP
12 20 (20.62%) Banking
12 20 (20.62%) Waterfall
13 19 (19.59%) TDD
13 19 (19.59%) PL/SQL
14 18 (18.56%) WebSphere
15 16 (16.49%) Integration Testing
15 16 (16.49%) Vertica
15 16 (16.49%) System Integration Testing
15 16 (16.49%) Linux
15 16 (16.49%) ETL
15 16 (16.49%) Software Engineering
16 15 (15.46%) MVC
16 15 (15.46%) WSDL
16 15 (15.46%) Business Intelligence
16 15 (15.46%) Oracle Database

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 18 (18.56%) WebSphere
2 6 (6.19%) WebSphere Application Server
3 5 (5.15%) IBM HTTP Server
4 4 (4.12%) Oracle HTTP Server
5 2 (2.06%) Tomcat
6 1 (1.03%) CICS
6 1 (1.03%) Confluence
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.06%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (8.25%) HTTP
2 7 (7.22%) Network Security
3 5 (5.15%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (22.68%) SQL Server
2 15 (15.46%) Oracle Database
3 14 (14.43%) OLAP
3 14 (14.43%) OLAP Cube
3 14 (14.43%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 13 (13.40%) Big Data
5 3 (3.09%) MongoDB
5 3 (3.09%) Redis
6 2 (2.06%) Apache Cassandra
6 2 (2.06%) MySQL
7 1 (1.03%) Data Mining
7 1 (1.03%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (1.03%) DB2
7 1 (1.03%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 26 (26.80%) Jenkins
2 12 (12.37%) Selenium
2 12 (12.37%) Talend Open Studio
3 11 (11.34%) JIRA
4 7 (7.22%) Cucumber
4 7 (7.22%) JUnit
5 6 (6.19%) Maven
5 6 (6.19%) Subversion
6 4 (4.12%) Checkstyle
6 4 (4.12%) FindBugs
6 4 (4.12%) Mockito
6 4 (4.12%) SonarQube
7 2 (2.06%) Hudson
8 1 (1.03%) Oracle Forms
General
1 43 (44.33%) Finance
2 20 (20.62%) Banking
3 3 (3.09%) International Banking
4 1 (1.03%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 71 (73.20%) Developer
2 57 (58.76%) Java Developer
3 13 (13.40%) Senior Developer
4 12 (12.37%) Java Engineer
4 12 (12.37%) Programmer
5 11 (11.34%) Java Programmer
5 11 (11.34%) Senior Java Developer
6 8 (8.25%) Architect
6 8 (8.25%) Java Architect
7 7 (7.22%) Applications Developer
7 7 (7.22%) PL/SQL Developer
8 6 (6.19%) DBA
8 6 (6.19%) Java Applications Developer
8 6 (6.19%) Java Technical Architect
8 6 (6.19%) SQL Developer
8 6 (6.19%) Talend Developer
8 6 (6.19%) Technical Architect
9 5 (5.15%) Analyst
9 5 (5.15%) Senior Java Applications Developer
9 5 (5.15%) XML Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 37 (38.14%) XML
2 36 (37.11%) Spring
3 35 (36.08%) Web Services
4 31 (31.96%) J2EE
5 22 (22.68%) JDBC
6 21 (21.65%) SOAP
7 15 (15.46%) WSDL
8 14 (14.43%) JAX-WS
8 14 (14.43%) XSLT
9 12 (12.37%) CSS
9 12 (12.37%) JSON
10 11 (11.34%) JAXB
10 11 (11.34%) jQuery
10 11 (11.34%) JSP
10 11 (11.34%) RESTful
11 10 (10.31%) HTML
11 10 (10.31%) Middleware
12 8 (8.25%) Apache Camel
13 7 (7.22%) Servlets
13 7 (7.22%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 7 (7.22%) Digital Media
2 5 (5.15%) Online Banking
3 4 (4.12%) N-Tier
4 3 (3.09%) Mobile App
5 1 (1.03%) Contactless
5 1 (1.03%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 1 (1.03%) IBM Mainframe
5 1 (1.03%) Mainframe
5 1 (1.03%) Smartphone
5 1 (1.03%) User Experience
5 1 (1.03%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 16 (16.49%) Linux
2 2 (2.06%) Unix
3 1 (1.03%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (30.93%) Agile Software Development
2 26 (26.80%) Continuous Integration
3 25 (25.77%) E-Commerce
4 20 (20.62%) Waterfall
5 19 (19.59%) TDD
6 16 (16.49%) ETL
6 16 (16.49%) Integration Testing
6 16 (16.49%) Software Engineering
6 16 (16.49%) System Integration Testing
7 15 (15.46%) Business Intelligence
7 15 (15.46%) MVC
8 14 (14.43%) Dimensional Modelling
8 14 (14.43%) Kimball Methodology
9 13 (13.40%) Analytics
9 13 (13.40%) Kanban
10 12 (12.37%) AOP
10 12 (12.37%) User Acceptance Testing
11 11 (11.34%) Web Development
12 7 (7.22%) BDD
12 7 (7.22%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 38 (39.18%) SQL
2 21 (21.65%) JavaScript
3 19 (19.59%) PL/SQL
4 7 (7.22%) PHP
5 2 (2.06%) C#
6 1 (1.03%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (5.15%) Degree
2 1 (1.03%) ISEB
2 1 (1.03%) ISTQB
Vendors
1 31 (31.96%) Oracle
2 16 (16.49%) Vertica
3 12 (12.37%) IBM
3 12 (12.37%) Talend
4 6 (6.19%) Sybase
4 6 (6.19%) TIBCO
5 4 (4.12%) Perforce
6 2 (2.06%) Tableau
7 1 (1.03%) ATG
7 1 (1.03%) hybris
7 1 (1.03%) Microsoft
Chester
Lawrence Harvey
Posted: 11 days ago