The table below looks at the statistics for Java skills in IT contracts advertised for the Knutsford region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Java over the 3 months to 9 February 2016 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
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Java
Rank 4 3 15
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +12
Contract jobs citing Java 25 23 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Knutsford 24.27% 32.39% 6.00%
As % of the Programming Languages category 80.65% 67.65% 23.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 8 2
Average daily rate £413 £406 £386
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.53% +5.34%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £366 £344
10% offered a daily rate of more than £440 £495 £427
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £364
% change year-on-year
- +9.96%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.69 £37.50 £38.75
% change year-on-year
+8.50% -3.22%
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
31 34 26
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Knutsford 30.10% 47.89% 26.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 13 14
Average daily rate £388 £413 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.06% +26.92%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £335 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £426 £495 £368
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £35.50 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+12.67% +4.41%

Java
Jobs Demand Trend in Knutsford

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Java across the Knutsford region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 9 February 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 9 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Knutsford 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 29 (67.44%) Finance
2 24 (55.81%) Banking
3 18 (41.86%) Agile Software Development
3 18 (41.86%) Git (software)
4 15 (34.88%) BDD
4 15 (34.88%) Continuous Integration
5 14 (32.56%) TDD
5 14 (32.56%) HTML
6 12 (27.91%) Web Services
6 12 (27.91%) XML
7 11 (25.58%) JBoss
8 10 (23.26%) JavaScript
8 10 (23.26%) Java EE
8 10 (23.26%) SDLC
9 9 (20.93%) HTML5
9 9 (20.93%) Waterfall
9 9 (20.93%) Jenkins
9 9 (20.93%) AngularJS
9 9 (20.93%) Degree
9 9 (20.93%) JSON
9 9 (20.93%) Subversion
9 9 (20.93%) Oracle
9 9 (20.93%) AIX
9 9 (20.93%) Linux
9 9 (20.93%) WSDL
10 8 (18.60%) OO
10 8 (18.60%) SQL
10 8 (18.60%) Perl
10 8 (18.60%) C++
11 7 (16.28%) C

Java
Top Related IT Skills in Knutsford by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Knutsford 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 11 (25.58%) JBoss
2 6 (13.95%) WebSphere
3 4 (9.30%) WebLogic
4 3 (6.98%) Apache
5 2 (4.65%) CICS
5 2 (4.65%) IBM HTTP Server
5 2 (4.65%) iPlanet
5 2 (4.65%) Oracle HTTP Server
5 2 (4.65%) Tomcat
5 2 (4.65%) WebSphere Application Server
Communications & Networking
1 3 (6.98%) Internet
2 2 (4.65%) HTTP
2 2 (4.65%) LDAP
2 2 (4.65%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (6.98%) DB2
1 3 (6.98%) Relational Database
1 3 (6.98%) SQL Server
2 2 (4.65%) RDBMS
3 1 (2.33%) MySQL
3 1 (2.33%) Oracle Database
3 1 (2.33%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 18 (41.86%) Git (software)
2 9 (20.93%) Jenkins
2 9 (20.93%) Subversion
3 6 (13.95%) Hudson
4 4 (9.30%) Maven
4 4 (9.30%) Sonatype Nexus
5 3 (6.98%) JUnit
6 2 (4.65%) ClearCase
6 2 (4.65%) Gradle
6 2 (4.65%) Introscope
6 2 (4.65%) Mockito
7 1 (2.33%) Cucumber
7 1 (2.33%) JIRA
7 1 (2.33%) Selenium
7 1 (2.33%) Team Foundation Server
7 1 (2.33%) TestNG
7 1 (2.33%) WebDriver
General
1 29 (67.44%) Finance
2 24 (55.81%) Banking
3 1 (2.33%) Corporate Banking
3 1 (2.33%) Manufacturing
3 1 (2.33%) Retail
3 1 (2.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 24 (55.81%) Developer
1 24 (55.81%) Java Developer
2 4 (9.30%) Architect
3 3 (6.98%) Consultant
3 3 (6.98%) HTML CSS Developer
3 3 (6.98%) HTML Developer
3 3 (6.98%) Solutions Architect
4 2 (4.65%) Agile Developer
4 2 (4.65%) Agile Java Developer
4 2 (4.65%) Analyst
4 2 (4.65%) Applications Manager
4 2 (4.65%) Applications Support
4 2 (4.65%) C# Developer
4 2 (4.65%) Delivery Manager
4 2 (4.65%) DevOps Architect
4 2 (4.65%) Java Mobile Developer
4 2 (4.65%) Technical Delivery Manager
4 2 (4.65%) Technical Manager
5 1 (2.33%) Systems Engineer
5 1 (2.33%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (32.56%) HTML
2 12 (27.91%) Web Services
2 12 (27.91%) XML
3 10 (23.26%) Java EE
4 9 (20.93%) AngularJS
4 9 (20.93%) HTML5
4 9 (20.93%) JSON
4 9 (20.93%) WSDL
5 7 (16.28%) J2EE
5 7 (16.28%) jQuery
5 7 (16.28%) Middleware
6 6 (13.95%) Spring
7 5 (11.63%) Hibernate
8 3 (6.98%) CSS
9 2 (4.65%) EJB
9 2 (4.65%) JMS
9 2 (4.65%) JPA
9 2 (4.65%) JSP
9 2 (4.65%) Servlets
9 2 (4.65%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 2 (4.65%) Computer Science
1 2 (4.65%) IBM Mainframe
1 2 (4.65%) Mainframe
1 2 (4.65%) Mobile App
1 2 (4.65%) PMI
2 1 (2.33%) Contactless
2 1 (2.33%) Management Information System
2 1 (2.33%) Mobile Banking
2 1 (2.33%) Online Banking
Operating Systems
1 9 (20.93%) AIX
1 9 (20.93%) Linux
2 7 (16.28%) Mac OS
2 7 (16.28%) Windows
2 7 (16.28%) Windows Vista
2 7 (16.28%) Windows XP
3 2 (4.65%) Android
3 2 (4.65%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 2 (4.65%) Unix
4 1 (2.33%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (41.86%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (34.88%) BDD
2 15 (34.88%) Continuous Integration
3 14 (32.56%) TDD
4 10 (23.26%) SDLC
5 9 (20.93%) Waterfall
6 8 (18.60%) OO
7 7 (16.28%) Data Protection
7 7 (16.28%) OOP
7 7 (16.28%) Software Engineering
8 6 (13.95%) Project Management
9 5 (11.63%) Scrum
10 4 (9.30%) Service Management
11 3 (6.98%) DevOps
11 3 (6.98%) Kanban
12 2 (4.65%) Agile Project Management
12 2 (4.65%) CMMI
12 2 (4.65%) Continuous Delivery
12 2 (4.65%) MVC
12 2 (4.65%) PRINCE
Programming Languages
1 10 (23.26%) JavaScript
2 8 (18.60%) C++
2 8 (18.60%) Perl
2 8 (18.60%) SQL
3 7 (16.28%) C
3 7 (16.28%) Objective-C
4 6 (13.95%) Groovy
4 6 (13.95%) Python
5 3 (6.98%) COBOL
6 2 (4.65%) Assembly Language
6 2 (4.65%) C#
6 2 (4.65%) Jython
6 2 (4.65%) Korn
6 2 (4.65%) Shell Script
7 1 (2.33%) PHP
7 1 (2.33%) VBA
Qualifications
1 9 (20.93%) Degree
2 2 (4.65%) PMI Certification
3 1 (2.33%) CISA
3 1 (2.33%) CRISC
3 1 (2.33%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (2.33%) Sun Certification
Systems Management
1 2 (4.65%) CA Wily
Vendors
1 9 (20.93%) Oracle
2 5 (11.63%) IBM
3 3 (6.98%) Sun
4 2 (4.65%) CA
4 2 (4.65%) Chordiant
4 2 (4.65%) Red Hat
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