The table below looks at the statistics for Java skills in IT contracts advertised for the Salford region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Java over the 3 months to 22 January 2017 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
22 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Java
Manchester / Salford
Rank 19 4 5
Rank change year-on-year
-15 +1
Contract jobs citing Java 3 14 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Salford 4.62% 35.90% 17.24%
As % of the Programming Languages category 9.68% 70.00% 45.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 14 3
Median daily rate £440 £425 £348
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.52% +22.30%
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £413 £400
% change year-on-year
+3.03% +3.12%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £39.88 £42.84 £37.50
% change year-on-year
-6.91% +14.22%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in contract jobs advertised in the Salford region.

Programming Languages Category
Salford
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
31 20 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Salford 47.69% 51.28% 37.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 29 19 8
Median daily rate £425 £425 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +13.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £363 £308 £346
10% offered a daily rate of more than £490 £425 £530
UK excluding London median daily rate £385 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.50 £40.00 £35.50
% change year-on-year
+1.25% +12.67%

Java
Jobs Demand Trend in Salford

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Salford region citing Java as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Programming Languages category.

Java Jobs Demand Trend in Salford

Java
Daily Rate Trend in Salford

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

Java Daily Rate Trend in Salford

Java
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Salford

For the 6 months to 22 January 2017, 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 Salford region with a requirement for Java.

1 10 (90.91%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (81.82%) Software Engineering
3 8 (72.73%) TDD
3 8 (72.73%) Scrum
3 8 (72.73%) OOP
3 8 (72.73%) Web Services
4 7 (63.64%) Games
4 7 (63.64%) JSON
4 7 (63.64%) Git (software)
4 7 (63.64%) REST
4 7 (63.64%) BDD
5 6 (54.55%) Android
5 6 (54.55%) User Experience
5 6 (54.55%) JavaScript
6 5 (45.45%) Jenkins
6 5 (45.45%) Android Development
7 4 (36.36%) Mobile App
7 4 (36.36%) JIRA
7 4 (36.36%) HTML5
7 4 (36.36%) C++
7 4 (36.36%) HTML
7 4 (36.36%) Internet
7 4 (36.36%) HTTP
7 4 (36.36%) Project Management
7 4 (36.36%) Subversion
8 3 (27.27%) Objective-C
8 3 (27.27%) XML
8 3 (27.27%) JUnit
8 3 (27.27%) Linux
8 3 (27.27%) Amazon AWS

Java
Top Related IT Skills in Salford 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 1 (9.09%) Apache
1 1 (9.09%) IIS
1 1 (9.09%) Jetty
1 1 (9.09%) Mongrel
1 1 (9.09%) nginx
1 1 (9.09%) Tomcat
1 1 (9.09%) WebSphere
Cloud Services
1 3 (27.27%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (9.09%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (9.09%) Google App Engine
2 1 (9.09%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 4 (36.36%) HTTP
1 4 (36.36%) Internet
2 1 (9.09%) DHCP
2 1 (9.09%) DNS
2 1 (9.09%) Firewall
2 1 (9.09%) FTP
2 1 (9.09%) IPsec
2 1 (9.09%) LAN
2 1 (9.09%) SSL
2 1 (9.09%) TCP/IP
2 1 (9.09%) VoIP
2 1 (9.09%) VPN
2 1 (9.09%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (18.18%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 7 (63.64%) Git (software)
2 5 (45.45%) Jenkins
3 4 (36.36%) JIRA
3 4 (36.36%) Subversion
4 3 (27.27%) JUnit
5 1 (9.09%) Calabash
5 1 (9.09%) Hudson
5 1 (9.09%) Robotium
5 1 (9.09%) TeamCity
5 1 (9.09%) Travis CI
General
1 7 (63.64%) Games
Job Titles
1 6 (54.55%) Software Engineer
2 4 (36.36%) Android Developer
2 4 (36.36%) Developer
3 3 (27.27%) Senior Android Developer
3 3 (27.27%) Senior Developer
4 2 (18.18%) Android Engineer
4 2 (18.18%) Android Software Engineer
4 2 (18.18%) iOS Android Developer
4 2 (18.18%) iOS Developer
4 2 (18.18%) Scala Software Engineer
4 2 (18.18%) Senior iOS Android Developer
4 2 (18.18%) Senior iOS Developer
5 1 (9.09%) AWS Engineer
5 1 (9.09%) AWS Software Engineer
5 1 (9.09%) iOS Software Engineer
5 1 (9.09%) Java Scala Software Engineer
5 1 (9.09%) JavaScript Engineer
5 1 (9.09%) PHP Software Engineer
5 1 (9.09%) Ruby Engineer
5 1 (9.09%) Technical Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (72.73%) Web Services
2 7 (63.64%) JSON
2 7 (63.64%) REST
3 4 (36.36%) HTML
3 4 (36.36%) HTML5
4 3 (27.27%) XML
5 2 (18.18%) Node.js
5 2 (18.18%) React
5 2 (18.18%) RESTful
5 2 (18.18%) XSLT
6 1 (9.09%) .NET
6 1 (9.09%) AngularJS
6 1 (9.09%) Apache Cordova
6 1 (9.09%) ELK Stack
6 1 (9.09%) J2EE
6 1 (9.09%) Pixi.js
6 1 (9.09%) React Native
6 1 (9.09%) Servlets
6 1 (9.09%) WebGL
Miscellaneous
1 6 (54.55%) User Experience
2 4 (36.36%) Mobile App
3 2 (18.18%) Interactive TV
3 2 (18.18%) IPTV
3 2 (18.18%) MHEG
4 1 (9.09%) 3D Graphics
4 1 (9.09%) Management Information System
4 1 (9.09%) Mobile Games
4 1 (9.09%) New Media
4 1 (9.09%) Streaming Media
Operating Systems
1 6 (54.55%) Android
2 3 (27.27%) Apple iOS
2 3 (27.27%) Linux
3 2 (18.18%) Windows
4 1 (9.09%) Unix
4 1 (9.09%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (90.91%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (81.82%) Software Engineering
3 8 (72.73%) OOP
3 8 (72.73%) Scrum
3 8 (72.73%) TDD
4 7 (63.64%) BDD
5 5 (45.45%) Android Development
6 4 (36.36%) Project Management
7 2 (18.18%) Continuous Integration
7 2 (18.18%) High Availability
7 2 (18.18%) iOS Development
7 2 (18.18%) Mobile Application Development
7 2 (18.18%) Service Delivery
7 2 (18.18%) Software Testing
8 1 (9.09%) 3D Programming
8 1 (9.09%) Agile Project Management
8 1 (9.09%) Cybersecurity
8 1 (9.09%) Game Development
8 1 (9.09%) Open Source
8 1 (9.09%) Vulnerability Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (54.55%) JavaScript
2 4 (36.36%) C++
3 3 (27.27%) Objective-C
4 2 (18.18%) ActionScript
4 2 (18.18%) C#
4 2 (18.18%) PHP
4 2 (18.18%) Ruby
4 2 (18.18%) Scala
4 2 (18.18%) SQL
5 1 (9.09%) ES6
Qualifications
1 1 (9.09%) CISSP
1 1 (9.09%) SANS
1 1 (9.09%) SC Cleared
1 1 (9.09%) Security Cleared
1 1 (9.09%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (9.09%) QA
System Software
1 1 (9.09%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (9.09%) Xen
Systems Management
1 1 (9.09%) Puppet
1 1 (9.09%) QRadar
Vendors
1 2 (18.18%) OpenTV
1 2 (18.18%) Twitter
2 1 (9.09%) Apple
2 1 (9.09%) Google
2 1 (9.09%) IBM
2 1 (9.09%) LogRhythm
2 1 (9.09%) Microsoft
2 1 (9.09%) Splunk
2 1 (9.09%) VMware