The table below looks at the statistics for Java skills 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 over the 3 months to 27 August 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
27 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Java
Rank - 9 7
Contract jobs citing Java 0 6 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Salford - 13.33% 15.22%
As % of the Programming Languages category - 25.00% 50.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 3 7
Average daily rate
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- £313 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -16.66%
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £35.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -6.66%
Java
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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
5 24 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Salford 21.74% 53.33% 30.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 20 14
Average daily rate £250 £325 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-23.07% -13.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £305 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £373 £344 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £370 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+5.71% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.50 £35.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+10.00% +2.94%

Java
Jobs Demand Trend in Salford

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Java across the Salford region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 27 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Salford 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 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) TDD
1 2 (100.00%) Scrum
2 1 (50.00%) Data Analysis
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (50.00%) Web Development
2 1 (50.00%) Batik
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle APEX
2 1 (50.00%) Kanban
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (50.00%) V-Model
2 1 (50.00%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (50.00%) LiveCycle
2 1 (50.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (50.00%) Scala
2 1 (50.00%) CouchDB
2 1 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (50.00%) Open Source
2 1 (50.00%) Waterfall
2 1 (50.00%) BDD
2 1 (50.00%) SAP Data Services
2 1 (50.00%) Akka
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle Database
2 1 (50.00%) Play Framework
2 1 (50.00%) Office Automation
2 1 (50.00%) C#
2 1 (50.00%) HTML
2 1 (50.00%) PL/SQL
2 1 (50.00%) SQL
2 1 (50.00%) .NET

Java
Top Related IT Skills in Salford by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Salford 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 (50.00%) LiveCycle
Applications
1 1 (50.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (50.00%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle Database 10g
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server 2000
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server 2005
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (50.00%) CouchDB
1 1 (50.00%) SAP Data Services
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle APEX
1 1 (50.00%) Team Foundation Server
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Architect
1 1 (50.00%) Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Technical Architect
1 1 (50.00%) Java Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Java Technical Architect
1 1 (50.00%) Java Architect
1 1 (50.00%) SAP Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Scala Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) HTML
1 1 (50.00%) .NET
1 1 (50.00%) J2EE
1 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET
1 1 (50.00%) CSS
1 1 (50.00%) Web Services
1 1 (50.00%) SVG
1 1 (50.00%) Batik
1 1 (50.00%) Akka
1 1 (50.00%) Play Framework
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Scrum
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) TDD
2 1 (50.00%) Data Analysis
2 1 (50.00%) Web Development
2 1 (50.00%) Kanban
2 1 (50.00%) V-Model
2 1 (50.00%) Open Source
2 1 (50.00%) Waterfall
2 1 (50.00%) BDD
2 1 (50.00%) Office Automation
2 1 (50.00%) OO
2 1 (50.00%) DSDM
2 1 (50.00%) Service Management
2 1 (50.00%) Process Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) C#
1 1 (50.00%) PL/SQL
1 1 (50.00%) SQL
1 1 (50.00%) Scala
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle
1 1 (50.00%) SAP
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (50.00%) Adobe