The table below looks at the statistics for Java skills in IT contracts advertised for the Crewe region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Java over the 3 months to 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java
Rank 8 8 21
Rank change year-on-year
0 +13
Contract jobs citing Java 5 3 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Crewe 15.63% 14.29% 6.67%
As % of the Programming Languages category 29.41% 18.75% 12.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 3 5
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£435 £300 £408
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+45.00% -26.38%
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £37.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year
-6.66% -
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in contract jobs advertised in the Crewe region.

Programming Languages Category
Crewe
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
17 16 49
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Crewe 53.13% 76.19% 54.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 10 36
Average daily rate £325 £300 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.33% -7.69%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £34.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+2.94% -2.85%

Java
Jobs Demand Trend in Crewe

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Java across the Crewe region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

Java Jobs Demand Trend in Crewe

Java
Daily Rate Trend in Crewe

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

Java Daily Rate Trend in Crewe

Java
Hourly Rate Trend in Crewe

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

Java Hourly Rate Trend in Crewe

Java
Top 27 Related IT Skills in Crewe

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Crewe region citing Java also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Java.

1 4 (80.00%) Web Services
1 4 (80.00%) FTP
1 4 (80.00%) HTTP
1 4 (80.00%) IBM
1 4 (80.00%) WebSphere
1 4 (80.00%) WebSphere Message Broker
2 3 (60.00%) Migration
3 2 (40.00%) WebSphere MQ
3 2 (40.00%) XML
4 1 (20.00%) JasperReports
4 1 (20.00%) Security Cleared
4 1 (20.00%) Oracle Database
4 1 (20.00%) Subversion
4 1 (20.00%) JSF
4 1 (20.00%) Java EE
4 1 (20.00%) Degree
4 1 (20.00%) Computer Science
4 1 (20.00%) QA
4 1 (20.00%) Oracle Database 11g
4 1 (20.00%) JBoss
4 1 (20.00%) Swing
4 1 (20.00%) SQL
4 1 (20.00%) J2EE
4 1 (20.00%) Oracle
4 1 (20.00%) JDBC
4 1 (20.00%) XML Schema
4 1 (20.00%) Advertising

Java
Top Related IT Skills in Crewe by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Crewe region citing Java also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Java. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 4 (80.00%) WebSphere
Communications & Networking
1 4 (80.00%) FTP
1 4 (80.00%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) JasperReports
1 1 (20.00%) Oracle Database 11g
1 1 (20.00%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Subversion
General
1 1 (20.00%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Developer
2 2 (40.00%) Consultant
2 2 (40.00%) WebSphere Consultant
2 2 (40.00%) WebSphere Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Lead Java Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Designer
3 1 (20.00%) WebSphere Message Broker Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Lead Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (80.00%) Web Services
1 4 (80.00%) WebSphere Message Broker
2 2 (40.00%) XML
2 2 (40.00%) WebSphere MQ
3 1 (20.00%) JSF
3 1 (20.00%) Java EE
3 1 (20.00%) J2EE
3 1 (20.00%) JDBC
3 1 (20.00%) Swing
3 1 (20.00%) XML Schema
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 1 (20.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) Degree
1 1 (20.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (20.00%) QA
Vendors
1 4 (80.00%) IBM
2 1 (20.00%) Oracle
2 1 (20.00%) JBoss