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 5 December 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
5 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Java
Rank 6 7 8
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +1
Contract jobs citing Java 16 17 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Chester 13.91% 13.28% 11.97%
As % of the Programming Languages category 35.56% 36.96% 32.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 15 9
Median daily rate £413 £425 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.94% +17.24%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £371 £336 £310
10% offered a daily rate of more than £445 £495 £413
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £425 £400
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £40.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
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
45 46 43
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Chester 39.13% 35.94% 36.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 40 38 29
Median daily rate £400 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £310 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £438 £500 £403
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 1
Median hourly rate - £15.25 £39.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -60.89%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £38.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +10.00%

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 5 December 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 5 December 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 34 (54.84%) Agile Software Development
2 26 (41.94%) Web Services
3 22 (35.48%) Spring
4 20 (32.26%) XML
4 20 (32.26%) J2EE
5 17 (27.42%) SOAP
5 17 (27.42%) Continuous Integration
6 16 (25.81%) TDD
7 15 (24.19%) JavaScript
8 14 (22.58%) JSON
8 14 (22.58%) RESTful
8 14 (22.58%) DevOps
9 13 (20.97%) Jenkins
9 13 (20.97%) E-Commerce
10 12 (19.35%) WSDL
10 12 (19.35%) JDBC
10 12 (19.35%) Software Engineering
10 12 (19.35%) JAX-WS
10 12 (19.35%) Kanban
10 12 (19.35%) Waterfall
11 11 (17.74%) User Acceptance Testing
11 11 (17.74%) Finance
11 11 (17.74%) SQL
12 10 (16.13%) HTML
12 10 (16.13%) JAXB
12 10 (16.13%) AOP
12 10 (16.13%) Integration Testing
12 10 (16.13%) Amazon AWS
12 10 (16.13%) System Integration Testing
13 9 (14.52%) BDD

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 6 (9.68%) WebSphere
2 5 (8.06%) JBoss
3 4 (6.45%) WebSphere Application Server
4 3 (4.84%) Tomcat
5 2 (3.23%) Apache
5 2 (3.23%) Confluence
5 2 (3.23%) GlassFish
5 2 (3.23%) WebLogic
6 1 (1.61%) Apache Spark
6 1 (1.61%) nginx
6 1 (1.61%) OpenStack
6 1 (1.61%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 1 (1.61%) Mingle
Cloud Services
1 10 (16.13%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (3.23%) Cloud Computing
2 2 (3.23%) GitHub
2 2 (3.23%) PaaS
3 1 (1.61%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (1.61%) Amazon ELB
3 1 (1.61%) Amazon S3
3 1 (1.61%) IaaS
3 1 (1.61%) Route 53
3 1 (1.61%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (8.06%) Network Security
2 2 (3.23%) HTTP
3 1 (1.61%) Internet
3 1 (1.61%) Kerberos
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (14.52%) MongoDB
2 7 (11.29%) MySQL
2 7 (11.29%) Oracle Database
3 4 (6.45%) NoSQL
3 4 (6.45%) SQL Server
4 3 (4.84%) OLAP
4 3 (4.84%) OLAP Cube
4 3 (4.84%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 2 (3.23%) Apache Cassandra
6 1 (1.61%) Amazon Redshift
6 1 (1.61%) Big Data
6 1 (1.61%) Data Mining
6 1 (1.61%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (1.61%) Neo4j
6 1 (1.61%) Redis
6 1 (1.61%) Relational Database
6 1 (1.61%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 13 (20.97%) Jenkins
2 7 (11.29%) Selenium
3 6 (9.68%) Git (software)
4 5 (8.06%) JIRA
4 5 (8.06%) Talend Open Studio
5 4 (6.45%) JUnit
5 4 (6.45%) Subversion
6 3 (4.84%) Cucumber
7 2 (3.23%) Maven
7 2 (3.23%) Vagrant
8 1 (1.61%) Ant
8 1 (1.61%) Gatling
8 1 (1.61%) Gradle
8 1 (1.61%) Hudson
8 1 (1.61%) Xcode
General
1 11 (17.74%) Finance
2 3 (4.84%) Banking
2 3 (4.84%) Retail
3 2 (3.23%) International Banking
4 1 (1.61%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 44 (70.97%) Developer
2 32 (51.61%) Java Developer
3 10 (16.13%) Senior Developer
3 10 (16.13%) Senior Java Developer
4 5 (8.06%) Applications Developer
4 5 (8.06%) Java Applications Developer
4 5 (8.06%) JavaScript Developer
4 5 (8.06%) Senior Applications Developer
4 5 (8.06%) Senior Java Applications Developer
5 4 (6.45%) Architect
5 4 (6.45%) DevOps Engineer
5 4 (6.45%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 4 (6.45%) XML Developer
6 3 (4.84%) Analyst
6 3 (4.84%) Angular Developer
6 3 (4.84%) Business Analyst
6 3 (4.84%) HTML CSS Developer
6 3 (4.84%) Lead Developer
6 3 (4.84%) Talend Developer
6 3 (4.84%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (41.94%) Web Services
2 22 (35.48%) Spring
3 20 (32.26%) J2EE
3 20 (32.26%) XML
4 17 (27.42%) SOAP
5 14 (22.58%) JSON
5 14 (22.58%) RESTful
6 12 (19.35%) JAX-WS
6 12 (19.35%) JDBC
6 12 (19.35%) WSDL
7 10 (16.13%) HTML
7 10 (16.13%) JAXB
8 7 (11.29%) Apache Camel
8 7 (11.29%) CSS
9 6 (9.68%) AngularJS
9 6 (9.68%) XSLT
10 5 (8.06%) Middleware
11 4 (6.45%) Dropwizard
11 4 (6.45%) jQuery
11 4 (6.45%) POJO
Miscellaneous
1 5 (8.06%) Digital Media
2 3 (4.84%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (4.84%) Computer Science
2 3 (4.84%) User Experience
3 2 (3.23%) Data Structures
3 2 (3.23%) Mathematics
3 2 (3.23%) Mobile App
4 1 (1.61%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (1.61%) Performance Metrics
4 1 (1.61%) Replication
4 1 (1.61%) RIA
4 1 (1.61%) Visualisation
4 1 (1.61%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 8 (12.90%) Linux
2 3 (4.84%) Android
3 1 (1.61%) Apple iOS
3 1 (1.61%) CentOS
3 1 (1.61%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (54.84%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (27.42%) Continuous Integration
3 16 (25.81%) TDD
4 14 (22.58%) DevOps
5 13 (20.97%) E-Commerce
6 12 (19.35%) Kanban
6 12 (19.35%) Software Engineering
6 12 (19.35%) Waterfall
7 11 (17.74%) User Acceptance Testing
8 10 (16.13%) AOP
8 10 (16.13%) Integration Testing
8 10 (16.13%) System Integration Testing
9 9 (14.52%) BDD
9 9 (14.52%) OO
10 8 (12.90%) Scrum
10 8 (12.90%) Web Development
11 6 (9.68%) ETL
12 5 (8.06%) CRM
12 5 (8.06%) ERP
12 5 (8.06%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 15 (24.19%) JavaScript
2 11 (17.74%) SQL
3 7 (11.29%) PL/SQL
4 5 (8.06%) PHP
5 2 (3.23%) Groovy
5 2 (3.23%) Python
5 2 (3.23%) Ruby
5 2 (3.23%) T-SQL
6 1 (1.61%) C#
6 1 (1.61%) C++
6 1 (1.61%) Objective-C
6 1 (1.61%) Perl
Qualifications
1 3 (4.84%) Degree
2 1 (1.61%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (9.68%) QA
System Software
1 1 (1.61%) Docker
Systems Management
1 5 (8.06%) Puppet
2 1 (1.61%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 7 (11.29%) Oracle
2 5 (8.06%) Talend
3 4 (6.45%) hybris
3 4 (6.45%) IBM
4 3 (4.84%) Vertica
5 2 (3.23%) Red Hat
6 1 (1.61%) Atlassian
6 1 (1.61%) Microsoft
6 1 (1.61%) MuleSoft
6 1 (1.61%) RightScale
6 1 (1.61%) Tableau
Chester, Cheshire
TEKsystems
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