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 4 September 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
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Java
Rank 6 10 16
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +6
Contract jobs citing Java 15 4 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Knutsford 13.76% 6.78% 5.23%
As % of the Programming Languages category 45.45% 23.53% 30.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 2 7
Average daily rate
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£388 £457 £420
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-15.20% +8.80%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £272 £443 £402
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £471 £458
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.73% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £35.00 £37.00
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -5.40%
Java
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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 Knutsford region.

Programming Languages Category
Knutsford
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
33 17 26
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Knutsford 30.28% 28.81% 16.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 10 18
Average daily rate £368 £325 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.07% -13.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £300 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £447 £458
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.00% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.00 £35.00 £33.50
% change year-on-year
+11.42% +4.47%

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 4 September 2015.

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 4 September 2015, 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 12 (48.00%) Finance
1 12 (48.00%) Banking
1 12 (48.00%) Continuous Integration
1 12 (48.00%) Git (software)
2 10 (40.00%) JavaScript
3 9 (36.00%) HTML
3 9 (36.00%) Agile Software Development
4 8 (32.00%) Maven
4 8 (32.00%) Degree
4 8 (32.00%) Perl
4 8 (32.00%) Linux
4 8 (32.00%) Python
4 8 (32.00%) Groovy
4 8 (32.00%) Jenkins
4 8 (32.00%) Hudson
4 8 (32.00%) SDLC
5 7 (28.00%) Windows
6 6 (24.00%) HTML5
6 6 (24.00%) Waterfall
6 6 (24.00%) JSON
7 5 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
7 5 (20.00%) Java EE
7 5 (20.00%) WSDL
7 5 (20.00%) CSS
7 5 (20.00%) Web Services
8 4 (16.00%) XML
8 4 (16.00%) C
8 4 (16.00%) C++
8 4 (16.00%) Windows XP
8 4 (16.00%) AIX

Java
Top Related IT Skills in Knutsford by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, 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 2 (8.00%) WebSphere
2 1 (4.00%) Confluence
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.00%) MySQL
1 1 (4.00%) RDBMS
1 1 (4.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 12 (48.00%) Git (software)
2 8 (32.00%) Hudson
2 8 (32.00%) Jenkins
2 8 (32.00%) Maven
3 4 (16.00%) Subversion
4 1 (4.00%) JIRA
General
1 12 (48.00%) Finance
1 12 (48.00%) Banking
2 3 (12.00%) Retail
3 2 (8.00%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 10 (40.00%) Developer
2 7 (28.00%) Java Developer
3 3 (12.00%) Automation Engineer
3 3 (12.00%) Integration Engineer
4 2 (8.00%) Java Architect
4 2 (8.00%) Designer
4 2 (8.00%) Architect
4 2 (8.00%) Release Manager
4 2 (8.00%) Systems Architect
4 2 (8.00%) Implementation Manager
5 1 (4.00%) Tools Developer
5 1 (4.00%) AWS Developer
5 1 (4.00%) Analyst
5 1 (4.00%) Report Analyst
5 1 (4.00%) Technical Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (36.00%) HTML
2 6 (24.00%) JSON
2 6 (24.00%) HTML5
3 5 (20.00%) WSDL
3 5 (20.00%) CSS
3 5 (20.00%) Web Services
3 5 (20.00%) Java EE
4 4 (16.00%) XML
4 4 (16.00%) AngularJS
4 4 (16.00%) jQuery
5 3 (12.00%) Spring
5 3 (12.00%) Ajax
5 3 (12.00%) JSP
5 3 (12.00%) J2EE
6 2 (8.00%) EJB
6 2 (8.00%) Servlets
6 2 (8.00%) Middleware
6 2 (8.00%) Hibernate
7 1 (4.00%) Java SE
7 1 (4.00%) JPA
Miscellaneous
1 4 (16.00%) Computer Science
2 2 (8.00%) PMI
2 2 (8.00%) Management Information System
3 1 (4.00%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (4.00%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (4.00%) Performance Metrics
Operating Systems
1 8 (32.00%) Linux
2 7 (28.00%) Windows
3 4 (16.00%) AIX
3 4 (16.00%) Mac OS
3 4 (16.00%) Windows XP
3 4 (16.00%) Windows Vista
4 2 (8.00%) UNIX
5 1 (4.00%) Solaris
5 1 (4.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (48.00%) Continuous Integration
2 9 (36.00%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (32.00%) SDLC
4 6 (24.00%) Waterfall
5 5 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
6 4 (16.00%) BDD
6 4 (16.00%) TDD
6 4 (16.00%) Software Engineering
6 4 (16.00%) OOP
6 4 (16.00%) OO
7 3 (12.00%) Data Protection
8 2 (8.00%) ITIL
8 2 (8.00%) PRINCE2
8 2 (8.00%) UML
8 2 (8.00%) Problem Management
8 2 (8.00%) Release Management
8 2 (8.00%) RUP
8 2 (8.00%) PRINCE
8 2 (8.00%) Service Management
8 2 (8.00%) CMMI
Programming Languages
1 10 (40.00%) JavaScript
2 8 (32.00%) Perl
2 8 (32.00%) Python
2 8 (32.00%) Groovy
3 4 (16.00%) Objective-C
3 4 (16.00%) C
3 4 (16.00%) C++
4 3 (12.00%) PHP
5 1 (4.00%) SQL
5 1 (4.00%) VBA
Qualifications
1 8 (32.00%) Degree
2 2 (8.00%) PMI Certification
3 1 (4.00%) CISA
3 1 (4.00%) CRISC
Systems Management
1 3 (12.00%) Puppet
Vendors
1 2 (8.00%) Oracle
2 1 (4.00%) Red Hat
2 1 (4.00%) Atlassian
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