The table below looks at the statistics for the Java Developer role in IT contracts advertised for the Salford region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Java Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 24 April 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
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Java Developer
Rank 9 7 11
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +4
Contract jobs requiring a Java Developer 1 1 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Salford 4.17% 3.23% 6.67%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.17% 3.70% 7.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 2
Average daily rate
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£500 £325 £323
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+53.84% +0.77%
UK excluding London average daily rate £395 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+5.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £38.75 £39.00
% change year-on-year
+3.22% -0.64%
Java Developer
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Salford region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Salford
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
24 27 28
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Salford 100.00% 87.10% 93.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 20 14
Average daily rate £375 £375 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +11.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £315 £95 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £400 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 6
Average hourly rate - £14.25 £16.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -10.96%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-5.71% -

Java Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Salford

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

Java Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Salford

Java Developer
Daily Rate Trend in Salford

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

Java Developer Daily Rate Trend in Salford

Java Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Salford

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Salford region that cited Java Developer 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 Developer in their job title.

1 6 (100.00%) Java
2 5 (83.33%) J2SE
2 5 (83.33%) Maven
2 5 (83.33%) XML
2 5 (83.33%) Grails
3 4 (66.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 4 (66.67%) Servlets
3 4 (66.67%) Linux
3 4 (66.67%) Tomcat
3 4 (66.67%) HTTP
3 4 (66.67%) Spring
3 4 (66.67%) JMS
3 4 (66.67%) Red Hat
4 3 (50.00%) WebSphere MQ
4 3 (50.00%) SAX
4 3 (50.00%) XPath
4 3 (50.00%) Software Engineering
4 3 (50.00%) WebSphere
4 3 (50.00%) XML Schema
4 3 (50.00%) DOM
4 3 (50.00%) XSLT
4 3 (50.00%) Windows
4 3 (50.00%) Computer Science
4 3 (50.00%) Android
4 3 (50.00%) Hazelcast
5 2 (33.33%) J2EE
6 1 (16.67%) Oracle
6 1 (16.67%) Web Services
6 1 (16.67%) SVG
6 1 (16.67%) Oracle Database 10g

Java Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Salford by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Salford region that cited Java Developer 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 Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 4 (66.67%) Tomcat
2 3 (50.00%) WebSphere
Cloud Services
1 1 (16.67%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (16.67%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (66.67%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (50.00%) Hazelcast
2 1 (16.67%) Oracle Database 10g
2 1 (16.67%) Oracle9i Database
2 1 (16.67%) Oracle Database
2 1 (16.67%) CouchDB
Development Applications
1 5 (83.33%) Maven
2 1 (16.67%) Eclipse
2 1 (16.67%) Jenkins
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (83.33%) J2SE
1 5 (83.33%) XML
1 5 (83.33%) Grails
2 4 (66.67%) Servlets
2 4 (66.67%) Spring
2 4 (66.67%) JMS
3 3 (50.00%) WebSphere MQ
3 3 (50.00%) SAX
3 3 (50.00%) XML Schema
3 3 (50.00%) DOM
3 3 (50.00%) XSLT
4 2 (33.33%) J2EE
5 1 (16.67%) Web Services
5 1 (16.67%) SVG
5 1 (16.67%) Batik
5 1 (16.67%) Akka
5 1 (16.67%) Play Framework
Miscellaneous
1 3 (50.00%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 4 (66.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 4 (66.67%) Linux
2 3 (50.00%) Windows
2 3 (50.00%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) Software Engineering
2 1 (16.67%) OO
2 1 (16.67%) Web Development
2 1 (16.67%) Process Management
2 1 (16.67%) Scrum
2 1 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (16.67%) TDD
2 1 (16.67%) Kanban
2 1 (16.67%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 6 (100.00%) Java
2 3 (50.00%) XPath
3 1 (16.67%) Scala
Vendors
1 4 (66.67%) Red Hat
2 1 (16.67%) Oracle