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 24 February 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
24 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Java
Manchester / Salford
Rank 19 4 7
Rank change year-on-year
-15 +3
Contract jobs citing Java 7 19 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Salford 8.24% 48.72% 16.67%
As % of the Programming Languages category 17.95% 61.29% 40.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 19 2
Median daily rate £550 £425 £346
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+29.41% +22.74%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £413 £325 £345
10% offered a daily rate of more than £563 £433 £347
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £405 £400
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.50 £42.25 £36.40
% change year-on-year
-4.14% +16.07%

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
39 31 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Salford 45.88% 79.49% 41.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 36 28 8
Median daily rate £400 £425 £361
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.88% +17.64%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £325 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £425 £433
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.50 £40.00 £35.50
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +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
Daily Rate Histogram in Salford

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Java across the Salford region over the 3 months to 24 February 2017.

Java Daily Rate Histogram in Salford

Java
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Salford

For the 6 months to 24 February 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 (62.50%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (56.25%) TDD
2 9 (56.25%) Software Engineering
2 9 (56.25%) Scrum
3 8 (50.00%) Jenkins
4 7 (43.75%) Git (software)
4 7 (43.75%) Amazon AWS
4 7 (43.75%) Games
4 7 (43.75%) JavaScript
4 7 (43.75%) Web Services
4 7 (43.75%) Linux
4 7 (43.75%) OOP
4 7 (43.75%) HTTP
5 6 (37.50%) JSON
5 6 (37.50%) Open Source
5 6 (37.50%) BDD
5 6 (37.50%) REST
5 6 (37.50%) Android Development
5 6 (37.50%) Android
6 5 (31.25%) Travis CI
6 5 (31.25%) Mongrel
6 5 (31.25%) Mobile App
6 5 (31.25%) User Experience
6 5 (31.25%) Google Cloud Platform
6 5 (31.25%) Puppet
6 5 (31.25%) Continuous Integration
6 5 (31.25%) Jetty
6 5 (31.25%) VMware Infrastructure
6 5 (31.25%) Amazon EC2
6 5 (31.25%) Google App Engine

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 5 (31.25%) Apache
1 5 (31.25%) IIS
1 5 (31.25%) Jetty
1 5 (31.25%) Mongrel
1 5 (31.25%) nginx
1 5 (31.25%) Tomcat
1 5 (31.25%) WebSphere
Cloud Services
1 7 (43.75%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (31.25%) Amazon EC2
2 5 (31.25%) Google App Engine
2 5 (31.25%) Google Cloud Platform
3 1 (6.25%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 7 (43.75%) HTTP
2 5 (31.25%) DHCP
2 5 (31.25%) DNS
2 5 (31.25%) FTP
2 5 (31.25%) IPsec
2 5 (31.25%) SSL
2 5 (31.25%) TCP/IP
3 3 (18.75%) Firewall
3 3 (18.75%) Internet
3 3 (18.75%) LAN
3 3 (18.75%) VoIP
3 3 (18.75%) VPN
3 3 (18.75%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (12.50%) NoSQL
2 1 (6.25%) Big Data
2 1 (6.25%) Hadoop
2 1 (6.25%) Pentaho
Development Applications
1 8 (50.00%) Jenkins
2 7 (43.75%) Git (software)
3 5 (31.25%) Travis CI
4 4 (25.00%) JIRA
5 3 (18.75%) Subversion
6 2 (12.50%) JUnit
7 1 (6.25%) Jasmine
7 1 (6.25%) Mocha
General
1 7 (43.75%) Games
2 1 (6.25%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (37.50%) Developer
2 5 (31.25%) Software Engineer
3 4 (25.00%) Android Developer
4 3 (18.75%) Senior Android Developer
4 3 (18.75%) Senior Developer
5 2 (12.50%) iOS Android Developer
5 2 (12.50%) iOS Developer
5 2 (12.50%) Scala Software Engineer
5 2 (12.50%) Senior iOS Android Developer
5 2 (12.50%) Senior iOS Developer
6 1 (6.25%) Agile Developer
6 1 (6.25%) Android Engineer
6 1 (6.25%) AWS Software Engineer
6 1 (6.25%) Java Scala Software Engineer
6 1 (6.25%) Java Software Engineer
6 1 (6.25%) JavaScript Developer
6 1 (6.25%) PHP Software Engineer
6 1 (6.25%) Ruby Engineer
6 1 (6.25%) Technical Specialist
6 1 (6.25%) Technical Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (43.75%) Web Services
2 6 (37.50%) JSON
2 6 (37.50%) REST
3 5 (31.25%) .NET
3 5 (31.25%) J2EE
3 5 (31.25%) Servlets
4 4 (25.00%) HTML
4 4 (25.00%) HTML5
5 3 (18.75%) Elastic Stack
6 2 (12.50%) Node.js
6 2 (12.50%) Pixi.js
6 2 (12.50%) React
6 2 (12.50%) RESTful
6 2 (12.50%) WebGL
6 2 (12.50%) XML
6 2 (12.50%) XSLT
7 1 (6.25%) AngularJS
7 1 (6.25%) Apache Cordova
7 1 (6.25%) HTML5 Canvas
7 1 (6.25%) React Native
Miscellaneous
1 5 (31.25%) Mobile App
1 5 (31.25%) User Experience
2 3 (18.75%) Management Information System
3 2 (12.50%) Interactive TV
3 2 (12.50%) IPTV
3 2 (12.50%) MHEG
3 2 (12.50%) Security Operations Centre
4 1 (6.25%) 3D Graphics
4 1 (6.25%) Mobile Games
4 1 (6.25%) New Media
Operating Systems
1 7 (43.75%) Linux
2 6 (37.50%) Android
3 3 (18.75%) Apple iOS
3 3 (18.75%) Unix
3 3 (18.75%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (62.50%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (56.25%) Scrum
2 9 (56.25%) Software Engineering
2 9 (56.25%) TDD
3 7 (43.75%) OOP
4 6 (37.50%) Android Development
4 6 (37.50%) BDD
4 6 (37.50%) Open Source
5 5 (31.25%) Configuration Management
5 5 (31.25%) Continuous Integration
6 4 (25.00%) DevOps
6 4 (25.00%) Project Management
7 3 (18.75%) High Availability
7 3 (18.75%) Information Security
7 3 (18.75%) iOS Development
7 3 (18.75%) Network Monitoring
7 3 (18.75%) Patch Management
7 3 (18.75%) Software Testing
7 3 (18.75%) Vulnerability Assessment
7 3 (18.75%) Vulnerability Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (43.75%) JavaScript
2 4 (25.00%) C++
3 3 (18.75%) Objective-C
3 3 (18.75%) Scala
4 2 (12.50%) ActionScript
4 2 (12.50%) C#
4 2 (12.50%) ES6
4 2 (12.50%) PHP
4 2 (12.50%) Ruby
4 2 (12.50%) SQL
5 1 (6.25%) Apple Swift
5 1 (6.25%) Clojure
Qualifications
1 4 (25.00%) Security Cleared
2 3 (18.75%) CISSP
2 3 (18.75%) SANS
2 3 (18.75%) SSCP
3 2 (12.50%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.25%) QA
System Software
1 5 (31.25%) VMware Infrastructure
1 5 (31.25%) Xen
Systems Management
1 5 (31.25%) Puppet
2 3 (18.75%) QRadar
Vendors
1 5 (31.25%) Google
1 5 (31.25%) IBM
1 5 (31.25%) Microsoft
1 5 (31.25%) VMware
2 3 (18.75%) Apple
2 3 (18.75%) LogRhythm
2 3 (18.75%) Splunk
3 2 (12.50%) HP
3 2 (12.50%) OpenTV
3 2 (12.50%) Twitter
4 1 (6.25%) Cloudera