The table below looks at the statistics for Java skills in IT contracts advertised for the Knutsford region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Java over the 3 months to 3 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
3 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Java
Rank 4 9 17
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +8
Contract jobs citing Java 33 7 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Knutsford 27.97% 12.96% 2.99%
As % of the Programming Languages category 67.35% 31.82% 18.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 28 4 2
Median daily rate £425 £400 £445
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -10.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £318 £375 £441
10% offered a daily rate of more than £454 £436 £449
UK excluding London median daily rate £420 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £40.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year
-6.25% -
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 Knutsford region.

Programming Languages Category
Knutsford
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
49 22 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Knutsford 41.53% 40.74% 16.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 38 12 7
Median daily rate £425 £375 £440
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.33% -14.77%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £321 £259
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £439 £605
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.00 £36.00 £36.50
% change year-on-year
+5.55% -1.36%

Java
Jobs Demand Trend in Knutsford

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

Java Jobs Demand Trend in Knutsford

Java
Daily Rate Trend in Knutsford

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

Java Daily Rate Trend in Knutsford

Java
Daily Rate Histogram in Knutsford

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Java across the Knutsford region over the 3 months to 3 May 2016.

Java Daily Rate Histogram in Knutsford

Java
Hourly Rate Trend in Knutsford

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

Java Hourly Rate Trend in Knutsford

Java
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Knutsford

For the 6 months to 3 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 Knutsford region with a requirement for Java.

1 36 (67.92%) Finance
2 33 (62.26%) Agile Software Development
3 24 (45.28%) TDD
4 23 (43.40%) Banking
5 20 (37.74%) Continuous Integration
6 16 (30.19%) Oracle
6 16 (30.19%) JBoss
7 15 (28.30%) BDD
8 14 (26.42%) Test Automation
8 14 (26.42%) Web Services
8 14 (26.42%) SQL
9 13 (24.53%) HTML
9 13 (24.53%) DevOps
10 12 (22.64%) JavaScript
10 12 (22.64%) Windows
10 12 (22.64%) Software Engineering
11 11 (20.75%) XML
11 11 (20.75%) J2EE
12 10 (18.87%) IBM
12 10 (18.87%) WebSphere
12 10 (18.87%) Subversion
12 10 (18.87%) Git (software)
12 10 (18.87%) Team Foundation Server
13 9 (16.98%) Waterfall
13 9 (16.98%) SDLC
13 9 (16.98%) Degree
13 9 (16.98%) Hibernate
13 9 (16.98%) Microsoft
13 9 (16.98%) WSDL
13 9 (16.98%) MS Excel

Java
Top Related IT Skills in Knutsford 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 16 (30.19%) JBoss
2 10 (18.87%) WebSphere
3 8 (15.09%) WebLogic
4 6 (11.32%) CICS
5 4 (7.55%) Apache
6 2 (3.77%) IBM HTTP Server
6 2 (3.77%) iPlanet
6 2 (3.77%) Oracle HTTP Server
6 2 (3.77%) Tomcat
6 2 (3.77%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 9 (16.98%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 4 (7.55%) LDAP
2 3 (5.66%) Internet
3 2 (3.77%) HTTP
3 2 (3.77%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (16.98%) DB2
2 6 (11.32%) SQL Server
3 3 (5.66%) Relational Database
4 2 (3.77%) Oracle Database
4 2 (3.77%) Oracle Database 10g
4 2 (3.77%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 10 (18.87%) Git (software)
1 10 (18.87%) Subversion
1 10 (18.87%) Team Foundation Server
2 8 (15.09%) SpecFlow
3 7 (13.21%) ClearCase
3 7 (13.21%) TestComplete
4 5 (9.43%) Jenkins
5 4 (7.55%) Gradle
5 4 (7.55%) JUnit
6 2 (3.77%) Cucumber
6 2 (3.77%) Introscope
6 2 (3.77%) Mockito
6 2 (3.77%) Selenium
6 2 (3.77%) Sonatype Nexus
6 2 (3.77%) TestNG
6 2 (3.77%) WebDriver
7 1 (1.89%) Ant
7 1 (1.89%) Artifactory
7 1 (1.89%) JBehave
7 1 (1.89%) JIRA
General
1 36 (67.92%) Finance
2 23 (43.40%) Banking
3 1 (1.89%) Manufacturing
3 1 (1.89%) Retail
3 1 (1.89%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 25 (47.17%) Developer
2 24 (45.28%) Java Developer
3 9 (16.98%) Consultant
4 8 (15.09%) DevOps Consultant
5 6 (11.32%) HTML Developer
6 5 (9.43%) Agile Developer
6 5 (9.43%) Agile Java Developer
6 5 (9.43%) Integration Consultant
7 4 (7.55%) Architect
7 4 (7.55%) C# Developer
7 4 (7.55%) HTML CSS Developer
7 4 (7.55%) Java Mobile Developer
8 3 (5.66%) .NET Developer
8 3 (5.66%) .NET Software Developer
8 3 (5.66%) Administrator
8 3 (5.66%) Agile .NET Developer
8 3 (5.66%) DB2 Administrator
8 3 (5.66%) Java Software Developer
8 3 (5.66%) Software Developer
9 2 (3.77%) Java Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (26.42%) Web Services
2 13 (24.53%) HTML
3 11 (20.75%) J2EE
3 11 (20.75%) XML
4 9 (16.98%) .NET
4 9 (16.98%) Hibernate
4 9 (16.98%) WSDL
5 6 (11.32%) AngularJS
5 6 (11.32%) EJB
5 6 (11.32%) HTML5
5 6 (11.32%) JMS
5 6 (11.32%) JSP
5 6 (11.32%) Servlets
5 6 (11.32%) Struts
5 6 (11.32%) XSD
6 5 (9.43%) CSS
6 5 (9.43%) Java EE
6 5 (9.43%) JSON
6 5 (9.43%) Spring
7 4 (7.55%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 6 (11.32%) Mainframe
1 6 (11.32%) PMI
2 5 (9.43%) IBM Mainframe
3 2 (3.77%) Mobile App
4 1 (1.89%) Contactless
4 1 (1.89%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.89%) Mobile Banking
4 1 (1.89%) Online Banking
Operating Systems
1 12 (22.64%) Windows
2 6 (11.32%) Linux
3 5 (9.43%) AIX
4 3 (5.66%) Mac OS
4 3 (5.66%) Windows Vista
4 3 (5.66%) Windows XP
5 2 (3.77%) Android
5 2 (3.77%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (3.77%) Unix
6 1 (1.89%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (62.26%) Agile Software Development
2 24 (45.28%) TDD
3 20 (37.74%) Continuous Integration
4 15 (28.30%) BDD
5 14 (26.42%) Test Automation
6 13 (24.53%) DevOps
7 12 (22.64%) Software Engineering
8 9 (16.98%) Code Coverage
8 9 (16.98%) SDLC
8 9 (16.98%) Waterfall
9 8 (15.09%) Service Management
10 6 (11.32%) Agile Project Management
10 6 (11.32%) CMMI
10 6 (11.32%) PRINCE
10 6 (11.32%) PRINCE2
10 6 (11.32%) Project Management
10 6 (11.32%) RUP
11 5 (9.43%) Automated Testing
11 5 (9.43%) OO
12 4 (7.55%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 14 (26.42%) SQL
2 12 (22.64%) JavaScript
3 9 (16.98%) COBOL
4 6 (11.32%) Assembly Language
4 6 (11.32%) C++
5 4 (7.55%) C#
6 3 (5.66%) C
6 3 (5.66%) Objective-C
6 3 (5.66%) Python
6 3 (5.66%) Ruby
7 2 (3.77%) Jython
7 2 (3.77%) Korn
7 2 (3.77%) Perl
7 2 (3.77%) Shell Script
8 1 (1.89%) Go
Qualifications
1 9 (16.98%) Degree
2 6 (11.32%) PMI Certification
3 3 (5.66%) Sun Certification
4 1 (1.89%) ITIL Certification
Systems Management
1 4 (7.55%) Opscode Chef
2 3 (5.66%) Puppet
3 2 (3.77%) CA Wily
4 1 (1.89%) Rundeck
Vendors
1 16 (30.19%) Oracle
2 10 (18.87%) IBM
3 9 (16.98%) Microsoft
4 6 (11.32%) Chordiant
5 5 (9.43%) Sun
6 2 (3.77%) CA
6 2 (3.77%) Red Hat
7 1 (1.89%) Google