The first table below looks at the demand 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 24 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Programming Languages category for the Knutsford region.

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
24 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java
Rank 10 11 3
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -8
Contract jobs citing Java 5 9 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Knutsford 6.85% 7.96% 15.00%
As % of the Programming Languages category 27.78% 36.00% 39.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 9 5
Average daily rate
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£439 £420 £488
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.52% -13.84%
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £37.50 £37.00
% change year-on-year
-6.66% +1.35%
Programming Languages Category
Knutsford
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
18 25 23
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Knutsford 24.66% 22.12% 38.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 19 18
Average daily rate £300 £381 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-21.31% +12.96%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £238 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £475 £480
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £30.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £35.00
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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
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 24 July 2014, 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 4 (57.14%) Finance
1 4 (57.14%) J2EE
1 4 (57.14%) JDBC
2 3 (42.86%) JSP
2 3 (42.86%) Web Services
2 3 (42.86%) JMS
2 3 (42.86%) .NET
2 3 (42.86%) JNDI
2 3 (42.86%) Waterfall
3 2 (28.57%) Project Management
3 2 (28.57%) Service Management
3 2 (28.57%) ITSM
3 2 (28.57%) Banking
4 1 (14.29%) Retail
4 1 (14.29%) Cryptography
4 1 (14.29%) Spring
4 1 (14.29%) CMS
4 1 (14.29%) FatWire
4 1 (14.29%) IVR
4 1 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (14.29%) MVC
4 1 (14.29%) JavaScript
4 1 (14.29%) SOA
4 1 (14.29%) ETL
4 1 (14.29%) SMS
4 1 (14.29%) Kerberos
4 1 (14.29%) DNS
4 1 (14.29%) Adobe
4 1 (14.29%) Active Directory
4 1 (14.29%) Internet

Java
Top Related IT Skills in Knutsford by Category

For the 6 months to 24 July 2014, 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 1 (14.29%) CMS
1 1 (14.29%) Adobe CQ
Communications & Networking
1 1 (14.29%) SMS
1 1 (14.29%) Kerberos
1 1 (14.29%) DNS
1 1 (14.29%) Internet
1 1 (14.29%) Network Security
Development Applications
1 1 (14.29%) Maven
General
1 4 (57.14%) Finance
2 2 (28.57%) Banking
3 1 (14.29%) Retail
Job Titles
1 6 (85.71%) Architect
2 3 (42.86%) Solutions Designer
2 3 (42.86%) Solutions Architect
2 3 (42.86%) Designer
3 1 (14.29%) Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Consultant
3 1 (14.29%) Technical Consultant
3 1 (14.29%) ITSM Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (57.14%) J2EE
1 4 (57.14%) JDBC
2 3 (42.86%) JSP
2 3 (42.86%) Web Services
2 3 (42.86%) JMS
2 3 (42.86%) .NET
2 3 (42.86%) JNDI
3 1 (14.29%) Spring
3 1 (14.29%) XML
3 1 (14.29%) DOM
3 1 (14.29%) Struts
3 1 (14.29%) REST
3 1 (14.29%) OpenID
3 1 (14.29%) JSON
3 1 (14.29%) Spring MVC
3 1 (14.29%) OAuth
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) Cryptography
1 1 (14.29%) IVR
1 1 (14.29%) Online Banking
1 1 (14.29%) CMDB
1 1 (14.29%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 1 (14.29%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (42.86%) Waterfall
2 2 (28.57%) Project Management
2 2 (28.57%) Service Management
2 2 (28.57%) ITSM
3 1 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (14.29%) MVC
3 1 (14.29%) SOA
3 1 (14.29%) ETL
3 1 (14.29%) ITIL
3 1 (14.29%) ITIL V3
3 1 (14.29%) Agile Project Management
3 1 (14.29%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 1 (14.29%) JavaScript
1 1 (14.29%) XPath
System Software
1 1 (14.29%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 1 (14.29%) FatWire
1 1 (14.29%) Adobe
1 1 (14.29%) ServiceNow