The first table below looks at the demand for the Java Programmer role in IT contracts advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Java Programmer in their job title over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the North West 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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java Programmer
Rank 130 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs requiring a Java Programmer 6 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 0.19% - -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.21% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Average daily rate £325 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £315 £319 £335
% change year-on-year
-1.33% -4.77%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Job Titles Category
North West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
2915 2248 2813
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 91.87% 93.36% 91.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 1541 1068 1362
Average daily rate £350 £330 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.06% +1.53%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £210 £220 £205
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £480 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+0.14% -0.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 206 183 187
Average hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.77% -5.26%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.69 £11.00 £11.37
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £52.47 £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £17.45 £19.21
% change year-on-year
-2.57% -9.16%
Java Programmer
England

Java Programmer
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Java Programmer in the job title across the North West region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Java Programmer Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

Java Programmer
Daily Rate Trend in the North West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Java Programmer across the North West region.

Java Programmer Daily Rate Trend in the North West

Java Programmer
Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Java Programmer across the North West region.

Java Programmer Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

Java Programmer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the North West region that cited Java Programmer in their job title 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 with Java Programmer in their job title.

1 8 (100.00%) Java
1 8 (100.00%) Oracle
1 8 (100.00%) Finance
2 7 (87.50%) SQL Server
2 7 (87.50%) JBoss
2 7 (87.50%) OOP
3 6 (75.00%) OOA/OOD
3 6 (75.00%) CMS
3 6 (75.00%) LAMP
3 6 (75.00%) Hibernate
3 6 (75.00%) Scrum
3 6 (75.00%) RUP
3 6 (75.00%) Tomcat
3 6 (75.00%) MQSeries
3 6 (75.00%) Java RMI
3 6 (75.00%) OOD
3 6 (75.00%) WebLogic
3 6 (75.00%) JavaScript
3 6 (75.00%) C#
3 6 (75.00%) HTML
3 6 (75.00%) EJB
3 6 (75.00%) CSS
3 6 (75.00%) Struts
3 6 (75.00%) .NET
3 6 (75.00%) J2EE
3 6 (75.00%) MySQL
3 6 (75.00%) XML
3 6 (75.00%) UML
3 6 (75.00%) Scala
3 6 (75.00%) Hadoop

Java Programmer
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the North West region that cited Java Programmer in their job title 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 with Java Programmer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 6 (75.00%) CMS
1 6 (75.00%) Tomcat
1 6 (75.00%) MQSeries
1 6 (75.00%) WebLogic
1 6 (75.00%) Escenic
1 6 (75.00%) Adobe CQ
1 6 (75.00%) WebSphere
Business Applications
1 1 (12.50%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 1 (12.50%) SAP PM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (87.50%) SQL Server
2 6 (75.00%) MySQL
2 6 (75.00%) Hadoop
2 6 (75.00%) Big Data
3 1 (12.50%) Oracle Database
3 1 (12.50%) Relational Database
3 1 (12.50%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 1 (12.50%) Eclipse
General
1 8 (100.00%) Finance
2 1 (12.50%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (75.00%) LAMP
1 6 (75.00%) Hibernate
1 6 (75.00%) Java RMI
1 6 (75.00%) HTML
1 6 (75.00%) EJB
1 6 (75.00%) CSS
1 6 (75.00%) Struts
1 6 (75.00%) .NET
1 6 (75.00%) J2EE
1 6 (75.00%) XML
1 6 (75.00%) HTML5
1 6 (75.00%) CSS3
1 6 (75.00%) Spring
1 6 (75.00%) JSF
1 6 (75.00%) Ajax
1 6 (75.00%) Ruby on Rails
1 6 (75.00%) jQuery
2 1 (12.50%) Java EE 5
2 1 (12.50%) Java SE
2 1 (12.50%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 1 (12.50%) Mobile App
1 1 (12.50%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 1 (12.50%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (87.50%) OOP
2 6 (75.00%) OOA/OOD
2 6 (75.00%) Scrum
2 6 (75.00%) RUP
2 6 (75.00%) OOD
2 6 (75.00%) UML
2 6 (75.00%) BDD
2 6 (75.00%) TDD
3 1 (12.50%) Security Testing
3 1 (12.50%) Integration Testing
3 1 (12.50%) Test Scripting
3 1 (12.50%) OO
Programming Languages
1 8 (100.00%) Java
2 6 (75.00%) JavaScript
2 6 (75.00%) C#
2 6 (75.00%) Scala
3 1 (12.50%) Groovy
3 1 (12.50%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (12.50%) Degree
1 1 (12.50%) OCAJ
1 1 (12.50%) OCP
1 1 (12.50%) OCA
1 1 (12.50%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (75.00%) QA
Vendors
1 8 (100.00%) Oracle
2 7 (87.50%) JBoss
3 1 (12.50%) SAP
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