The table below looks at the statistics for Checkstyle skills in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Checkstyle over the 3 months to 28 August 2015 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
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Checkstyle
Rank 574 572 553
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -19
Contract jobs citing Checkstyle 15 5 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.028% 0.010% 0.037%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.20% 0.076% 0.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 5 12
Average daily rate
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£438 £400 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.37% +14.20%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £388 £350 £289
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £415 £555
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £400 -
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Checkstyle
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Development Applications category in contract jobs advertised in the England region.

Development Applications Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
7444 6584 5761
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 14.01% 13.08% 11.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 4958 4264 3771
Average daily rate £405 £400 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.25% +3.09%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £280 £280
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 136 119 122
Average hourly rate £38.00 £37.80 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+0.52% +0.80%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.12 £30.00 £23.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £50.00 £55.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £37.80 £36.75
% change year-on-year
+5.82% +2.85%

Checkstyle
Jobs Demand Trend in England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Checkstyle across the England region as a proportion of the total demand within the Development Applications category.

Checkstyle Jobs Demand Trend in England

Checkstyle
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Checkstyle Daily Rate Trend in England

Checkstyle
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Checkstyle within the England region over the 3 months to 28 August 2015. 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
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
South East -13 9 £438 +9.37%
London +19 3 £375 - 1
East Midlands - 2 £450 -
East of England - 1 - -
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Checkstyle
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing Checkstyle 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 Checkstyle.

1 18 (94.74%) Java
2 17 (89.47%) JUnit
2 17 (89.47%) Web Services
2 17 (89.47%) Agile Software Development
3 15 (78.95%) JMS
4 14 (73.68%) SOA
4 14 (73.68%) JBoss
4 14 (73.68%) Oracle
4 14 (73.68%) Selenium
4 14 (73.68%) FindBugs
5 13 (68.42%) REST
5 13 (68.42%) QA
5 13 (68.42%) Continuous Integration
6 12 (63.16%) XML
6 12 (63.16%) Maven
7 11 (57.89%) ActiveMQ
7 11 (57.89%) XSD
7 11 (57.89%) WSDL
7 11 (57.89%) SOAP
7 11 (57.89%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 11 (57.89%) JSON
7 11 (57.89%) Gradle
7 11 (57.89%) Relational Database
8 10 (52.63%) Apache Camel
9 9 (47.37%) ITIL
9 9 (47.37%) ITSM
10 6 (31.58%) Hibernate
10 6 (31.58%) HTML
10 6 (31.58%) JavaScript
11 5 (26.32%) CSS

Checkstyle
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing Checkstyle 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 Checkstyle. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 14 (73.68%) JBoss
2 2 (10.53%) Apache
2 2 (10.53%) Tomcat
3 1 (5.26%) WebSphere
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.26%) Amazon EC2
1 1 (5.26%) Amazon S3
1 1 (5.26%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (5.26%) Amazon SQS
1 1 (5.26%) Virtual Private Cloud
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (57.89%) Relational Database
2 3 (15.79%) Oracle Database
3 2 (10.53%) MySQL
3 2 (10.53%) DB2
3 2 (10.53%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (5.26%) WebFOCUS
Development Applications
1 17 (89.47%) JUnit
2 14 (73.68%) Selenium
2 14 (73.68%) FindBugs
3 12 (63.16%) Maven
4 11 (57.89%) Gradle
4 11 (57.89%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 5 (26.32%) Jenkins
6 4 (21.05%) Eclipse
6 4 (21.05%) Ant
7 3 (15.79%) Subversion
7 3 (15.79%) QUnit
8 2 (10.53%) Mockito
8 2 (10.53%) EasyMock
9 1 (5.26%) Git (software)
9 1 (5.26%) AccuRev
9 1 (5.26%) TestDirector
9 1 (5.26%) Redmine
9 1 (5.26%) JIRA
General
1 3 (15.79%) Marketing
2 1 (5.26%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 17 (89.47%) Developer
2 11 (57.89%) Java Developer
3 3 (15.79%) Designer
4 2 (10.53%) Java Web Developer
4 2 (10.53%) Oracle Developer
4 2 (10.53%) Senior Java Developer
4 2 (10.53%) Web Developer
4 2 (10.53%) Senior Developer
5 1 (5.26%) Lead Developer
5 1 (5.26%) Consultant
5 1 (5.26%) Lead Java Developer
5 1 (5.26%) Oracle Consultant
5 1 (5.26%) Java/J2EE Developer
5 1 (5.26%) Oracle Architect
5 1 (5.26%) Hybris Developer
5 1 (5.26%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (89.47%) Web Services
2 15 (78.95%) JMS
3 13 (68.42%) REST
4 12 (63.16%) XML
5 11 (57.89%) XSD
5 11 (57.89%) ActiveMQ
5 11 (57.89%) WSDL
5 11 (57.89%) SOAP
5 11 (57.89%) JSON
6 10 (52.63%) Apache Camel
7 6 (31.58%) HTML
7 6 (31.58%) Hibernate
8 5 (26.32%) CSS
8 5 (26.32%) JPA
8 5 (26.32%) Java EE
9 4 (21.05%) Spring
9 4 (21.05%) Struts
10 3 (15.79%) EJB
10 3 (15.79%) JBoss Seam
10 3 (15.79%) JSTL
Miscellaneous
1 2 (10.53%) User Experience
2 1 (5.26%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 3 (15.79%) Linux
2 1 (5.26%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (89.47%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (73.68%) SOA
3 13 (68.42%) Continuous Integration
4 9 (47.37%) ITIL
4 9 (47.37%) ITSM
5 5 (26.32%) MVC
5 5 (26.32%) E-Commerce
6 3 (15.79%) TDD
6 3 (15.79%) Waterfall
6 3 (15.79%) User Stories
7 2 (10.53%) BDD
7 2 (10.53%) Static Code Analysis
7 2 (10.53%) Software Deployment
7 2 (10.53%) Analytics
7 2 (10.53%) Content Management
7 2 (10.53%) Digital Marketing
7 2 (10.53%) Scrum
7 2 (10.53%) Data Modelling
8 1 (5.26%) B2B
8 1 (5.26%) B2C
Programming Languages
1 18 (94.74%) Java
2 6 (31.58%) JavaScript
3 4 (21.05%) PL/SQL
4 3 (15.79%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (10.53%) HND
1 2 (10.53%) Sun Certification
1 2 (10.53%) OCMJD
1 2 (10.53%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (68.42%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (5.26%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 14 (73.68%) Oracle
2 5 (26.32%) Endeca
3 3 (15.79%) hybris
4 2 (10.53%) ATG
4 2 (10.53%) Sun
5 1 (5.26%) HP
5 1 (5.26%) IBM
5 1 (5.26%) Elastic Path