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 26 June 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
26 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Java
Rank 8 5 14
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +9
Contract jobs citing Java 17 16 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Knutsford 22.67% 18.60% 6.17%
As % of the Programming Languages category 53.13% 43.24% 27.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 11 3
Median daily rate £425 £375 £439
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.33% -14.57%
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 £35.75 £40.00 £37.00
% change year-on-year
-10.62% +8.12%
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
32 37 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Knutsford 42.67% 43.02% 22.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 27 7
Median daily rate £425 £363 £395
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.24% -8.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £275 £258
10% offered a daily rate of more than £461 £488 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £37.00 £35.75
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +3.49%

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 26 June 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 26 June 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 32 (71.11%) Agile Software Development
2 28 (62.22%) TDD
3 27 (60.00%) Finance
4 24 (53.33%) Continuous Integration
5 21 (46.67%) Test Automation
6 20 (44.44%) DevOps
7 17 (37.78%) Team Foundation Server
7 17 (37.78%) .NET
8 16 (35.56%) MS Excel
8 16 (35.56%) Microsoft
8 16 (35.56%) Code Coverage
8 16 (35.56%) Software Engineering
9 15 (33.33%) Banking
9 15 (33.33%) Windows
10 14 (31.11%) SQL
10 14 (31.11%) SpecFlow
11 13 (28.89%) TestComplete
12 12 (26.67%) Degree
13 11 (24.44%) Oracle
14 10 (22.22%) Web Services
14 10 (22.22%) JBoss
15 9 (20.00%) BDD
15 9 (20.00%) HTML
15 9 (20.00%) JavaScript
15 9 (20.00%) Hibernate
16 8 (17.78%) COBOL
16 8 (17.78%) DB2
16 8 (17.78%) XML
16 8 (17.78%) WebSphere
17 7 (15.56%) Subversion

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 10 (22.22%) JBoss
2 8 (17.78%) WebSphere
3 6 (13.33%) CICS
3 6 (13.33%) WebLogic
4 2 (4.44%) Apache
Applications
1 16 (35.56%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 4 (8.89%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (17.78%) DB2
2 6 (13.33%) SQL Server
3 3 (6.67%) Relational Database
4 2 (4.44%) Oracle Database
4 2 (4.44%) Oracle Database 10g
4 2 (4.44%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 17 (37.78%) Team Foundation Server
2 14 (31.11%) SpecFlow
3 13 (28.89%) TestComplete
4 7 (15.56%) ClearCase
4 7 (15.56%) Git (software)
4 7 (15.56%) Subversion
5 5 (11.11%) Jenkins
6 4 (8.89%) JUnit
7 3 (6.67%) Gradle
7 3 (6.67%) JIRA
7 3 (6.67%) Sonatype Nexus
8 2 (4.44%) Cucumber
8 2 (4.44%) Mockito
8 2 (4.44%) Selenium
8 2 (4.44%) TestNG
8 2 (4.44%) WebDriver
9 1 (2.22%) Ant
9 1 (2.22%) Artifactory
9 1 (2.22%) Bitbucket
9 1 (2.22%) JBehave
General
1 27 (60.00%) Finance
2 15 (33.33%) Banking
3 1 (2.22%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 16 (35.56%) Developer
2 14 (31.11%) Consultant
2 14 (31.11%) Java Developer
3 12 (26.67%) DevOps Consultant
4 10 (22.22%) Integration Consultant
5 6 (13.33%) HTML Developer
6 4 (8.89%) .NET Developer
6 4 (8.89%) .NET Software Developer
6 4 (8.89%) Agile .NET Developer
6 4 (8.89%) Agile Developer
6 4 (8.89%) Agile Java Developer
6 4 (8.89%) Architect
6 4 (8.89%) C# Developer
6 4 (8.89%) DevOps Engineer
6 4 (8.89%) HTML CSS Developer
6 4 (8.89%) Java Mobile Developer
6 4 (8.89%) Java Software Developer
6 4 (8.89%) Software Developer
7 3 (6.67%) Java Consultant
8 2 (4.44%) Integration Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (37.78%) .NET
2 10 (22.22%) Web Services
3 9 (20.00%) Hibernate
3 9 (20.00%) HTML
4 8 (17.78%) XML
5 6 (13.33%) EJB
5 6 (13.33%) J2EE
5 6 (13.33%) JMS
5 6 (13.33%) JSP
5 6 (13.33%) Servlets
5 6 (13.33%) Struts
5 6 (13.33%) WSDL
5 6 (13.33%) XSD
6 5 (11.11%) CSS
7 3 (6.67%) AngularJS
7 3 (6.67%) HTML5
7 3 (6.67%) Spring
8 2 (4.44%) JSON
8 2 (4.44%) Spring MVC
8 2 (4.44%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 6 (13.33%) Mainframe
1 6 (13.33%) PMI
2 5 (11.11%) IBM Mainframe
3 4 (8.89%) Virtual Team
4 1 (2.22%) Management Information System
4 1 (2.22%) Mobile App
4 1 (2.22%) Mobile Banking
4 1 (2.22%) Online Banking
Operating Systems
1 15 (33.33%) Windows
2 2 (4.44%) Android
3 1 (2.22%) Apple iOS
3 1 (2.22%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (71.11%) Agile Software Development
2 28 (62.22%) TDD
3 24 (53.33%) Continuous Integration
4 21 (46.67%) Test Automation
5 20 (44.44%) DevOps
6 16 (35.56%) Code Coverage
6 16 (35.56%) Software Engineering
7 9 (20.00%) BDD
8 6 (13.33%) Agile Project Management
8 6 (13.33%) CMMI
8 6 (13.33%) PRINCE
8 6 (13.33%) PRINCE2
8 6 (13.33%) Project Management
8 6 (13.33%) RUP
8 6 (13.33%) SDLC
8 6 (13.33%) Service Management
8 6 (13.33%) Waterfall
9 5 (11.11%) Automated Testing
10 3 (6.67%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
10 3 (6.67%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 14 (31.11%) SQL
2 9 (20.00%) JavaScript
3 8 (17.78%) COBOL
4 6 (13.33%) Assembly Language
5 4 (8.89%) C#
6 3 (6.67%) C++
6 3 (6.67%) Python
6 3 (6.67%) Ruby
7 1 (2.22%) C
7 1 (2.22%) Go
Qualifications
1 12 (26.67%) Degree
2 6 (13.33%) PMI Certification
3 3 (6.67%) Sun Certification
Systems Management
1 4 (8.89%) Opscode Chef
2 3 (6.67%) Puppet
3 1 (2.22%) Rundeck
Vendors
1 16 (35.56%) Microsoft
2 11 (24.44%) Oracle
3 7 (15.56%) IBM
4 6 (13.33%) Chordiant
5 3 (6.67%) Sun
6 1 (2.22%) Google