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 30 January 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
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Java
Rank 3 17 13
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -4
Contract jobs citing Java 25 6 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Knutsford 34.72% 5.56% 2.04%
As % of the Programming Languages category 71.43% 23.08% 11.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 2 1
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£400 £386 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.72% -14.30%
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £365 £370
% change year-on-year
+9.58% -1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.95 £37.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year
-0.13% +2.77%
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
35 26 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Knutsford 48.61% 24.07% 18.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 14 7
Average daily rate £413 £325 £378
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+26.92% -13.90%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £338 £175 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £495 £400 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.50 £33.53 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+5.89% -4.21%

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 30 January 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 30 January 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 19 (65.52%) Banking
2 13 (44.83%) J2EE
2 13 (44.83%) Agile Software Development
3 12 (41.38%) Oracle
4 11 (37.93%) HTML
5 10 (34.48%) JavaScript
6 8 (27.59%) Finance
6 8 (27.59%) C++
7 7 (24.14%) Spring
7 7 (24.14%) Apache Camel
8 6 (20.69%) JSP
8 6 (20.69%) Linux
8 6 (20.69%) JBoss
8 6 (20.69%) ATM
9 5 (17.24%) JDBC
9 5 (17.24%) IBM
9 5 (17.24%) XML
9 5 (17.24%) Java EE
9 5 (17.24%) Apache CXF
9 5 (17.24%) Waterfall
9 5 (17.24%) JAX-RS
9 5 (17.24%) Migration
9 5 (17.24%) Maven
10 4 (13.79%) WebSphere
10 4 (13.79%) jQuery
10 4 (13.79%) Windows
10 4 (13.79%) AIX
10 4 (13.79%) C#
10 4 (13.79%) Chip Card
10 4 (13.79%) Project Management

Java
Top Related IT Skills in Knutsford by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 6 (20.69%) JBoss
2 4 (13.79%) WebSphere
3 3 (10.34%) CICS
3 3 (10.34%) WebLogic
3 3 (10.34%) Tomcat
4 2 (6.90%) WebSphere Application Server
5 1 (3.45%) Apache
5 1 (3.45%) IIS
5 1 (3.45%) SharePoint
5 1 (3.45%) Oracle Coherence
5 1 (3.45%) TIBCO EMS
5 1 (3.45%) TIBCO ActiveMatrix
Business Applications
1 1 (3.45%) BusinessWorks
Communications & Networking
1 6 (20.69%) ATM
2 3 (10.34%) HTTPS
2 3 (10.34%) SSH
3 1 (3.45%) FTP
3 1 (3.45%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (10.34%) DB2
Development Applications
1 5 (17.24%) Maven
2 2 (6.90%) Subversion
2 2 (6.90%) Git (software)
2 2 (6.90%) JUnit
3 1 (3.45%) Ant
General
1 19 (65.52%) Banking
2 8 (27.59%) Finance
3 2 (6.90%) Investment Banking
4 1 (3.45%) Retail
Job Titles
1 17 (58.62%) Developer
2 9 (31.03%) Java Developer
3 5 (17.24%) Senior Developer
3 5 (17.24%) Senior Java Developer
4 3 (10.34%) Consultant
5 2 (6.90%) J2EE Consultant
5 2 (6.90%) Senior J2EE Consultant
5 2 (6.90%) Team Leader
5 2 (6.90%) Java Consultant
5 2 (6.90%) Development Team Leader
5 2 (6.90%) Designer
5 2 (6.90%) Agile Java Developer
5 2 (6.90%) Senior Java Consultant
5 2 (6.90%) Senior Consultant
5 2 (6.90%) Architect
6 1 (3.45%) Project Manager
6 1 (3.45%) Technical Project Manager
6 1 (3.45%) ScrumMaster
6 1 (3.45%) Middleware Consultant
6 1 (3.45%) iOS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (44.83%) J2EE
2 11 (37.93%) HTML
3 7 (24.14%) Spring
3 7 (24.14%) Apache Camel
4 6 (20.69%) JSP
5 5 (17.24%) JDBC
5 5 (17.24%) XML
5 5 (17.24%) Java EE
5 5 (17.24%) Apache CXF
5 5 (17.24%) JAX-RS
6 4 (13.79%) jQuery
7 3 (10.34%) Middleware
7 3 (10.34%) JMS
7 3 (10.34%) .NET
7 3 (10.34%) SOAP
7 3 (10.34%) Struts
7 3 (10.34%) Web Services
7 3 (10.34%) JNDI
7 3 (10.34%) HTML5
8 2 (6.90%) ActiveMQ
Miscellaneous
1 4 (13.79%) Chip Card
1 4 (13.79%) Mainframe
1 4 (13.79%) EMV
2 3 (10.34%) IBM Mainframe
3 1 (3.45%) Biometrics
3 1 (3.45%) Mobile App
3 1 (3.45%) Mobile Banking
3 1 (3.45%) AS400
3 1 (3.45%) Tandem
3 1 (3.45%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 6 (20.69%) Linux
2 4 (13.79%) Windows
2 4 (13.79%) AIX
3 2 (6.90%) Mac OS
3 2 (6.90%) Windows Vista
3 2 (6.90%) UNIX
3 2 (6.90%) Windows XP
4 1 (3.45%) VMS
4 1 (3.45%) HPUX
4 1 (3.45%) Solaris
4 1 (3.45%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (44.83%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (17.24%) Waterfall
2 5 (17.24%) Migration
3 4 (13.79%) Project Management
4 3 (10.34%) Incident Management
4 3 (10.34%) Agile Project Management
5 2 (6.90%) Software Engineering
5 2 (6.90%) TDD
5 2 (6.90%) Service Management
5 2 (6.90%) MVC
5 2 (6.90%) BDD
5 2 (6.90%) Continuous Integration
5 2 (6.90%) OOP
5 2 (6.90%) OO
6 1 (3.45%) Data Modelling
6 1 (3.45%) SOA
6 1 (3.45%) Web Development
6 1 (3.45%) Stakeholder Management
6 1 (3.45%) Scrum
6 1 (3.45%) iOS Development
Programming Languages
1 10 (34.48%) JavaScript
2 8 (27.59%) C++
3 4 (13.79%) C#
4 3 (10.34%) Shell Script
4 3 (10.34%) SQL
4 3 (10.34%) XPath
5 2 (6.90%) Objective-C
5 2 (6.90%) Bash Shell
5 2 (6.90%) C
5 2 (6.90%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (6.90%) Degree
Systems Management
1 1 (3.45%) TIBCO Hawk
1 1 (3.45%) Tivoli
1 1 (3.45%) OMEGAMON
1 1 (3.45%) CA Wily
1 1 (3.45%) Foglight
Vendors
1 12 (41.38%) Oracle
2 5 (17.24%) IBM
3 3 (10.34%) Microsoft
4 2 (6.90%) Sybase
4 2 (6.90%) TIBCO
5 1 (3.45%) Red Hat
5 1 (3.45%) Sun
5 1 (3.45%) HP
5 1 (3.45%) Siebel
5 1 (3.45%) Tumbleweed
Knutsford, Cheshire
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Rate: £495.00 per day
Posted: 6 days ago