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 4 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
4 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Java
Rank 8 - 5
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Java 1 0 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Salford 4.17% - 17.07%
As % of the Programming Languages category 14.29% - 53.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 7
Average daily rate
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£430 - £323
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 £40.38 £35.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+15.37% -6.66%
Java
Manchester

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
7 15 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Salford 29.17% 46.88% 31.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 14 13
Average daily rate £393 £325 £323
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.76% +0.77%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £320 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £430 £350 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.00 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+8.57% -

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 4 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 4 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (100.00%) TDD
2 3 (75.00%) SQL
2 3 (75.00%) Web Services
2 3 (75.00%) Scrum
3 2 (50.00%) Software Engineering
3 2 (50.00%) CouchDB
3 2 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (50.00%) Web Development
3 2 (50.00%) Spring
4 1 (25.00%) Interactive TV
4 1 (25.00%) Data Analysis
4 1 (25.00%) C#
4 1 (25.00%) HTML
4 1 (25.00%) Perl
4 1 (25.00%) PL/SQL
4 1 (25.00%) .NET
4 1 (25.00%) J2EE
4 1 (25.00%) MySQL
4 1 (25.00%) Oracle
4 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
4 1 (25.00%) SAP
4 1 (25.00%) ASP.NET
4 1 (25.00%) CSS
4 1 (25.00%) XML
4 1 (25.00%) OO
4 1 (25.00%) Apache
4 1 (25.00%) DSDM
4 1 (25.00%) MS Excel
4 1 (25.00%) SVG

Java
Top Related IT Skills in Salford by Category

For the 6 months to 4 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 (25.00%) Apache
1 1 (25.00%) Zope
1 1 (25.00%) LiveCycle
Applications
1 1 (25.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (25.00%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 1 (25.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (50.00%) CouchDB
2 1 (25.00%) SimpleDB
2 1 (25.00%) NoSQL
2 1 (25.00%) SAP Data Services
2 1 (25.00%) Oracle Database
2 1 (25.00%) MySQL
2 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (25.00%) Oracle Database 10g
2 1 (25.00%) SQL Server 2000
2 1 (25.00%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (25.00%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Oracle APEX
1 1 (25.00%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 1 (25.00%) Games
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Software Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Technical Architect
2 1 (25.00%) Java Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Java Software Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Java Technical Architect
2 1 (25.00%) Java Architect
2 1 (25.00%) SAP Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Scala Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Perl Software Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (75.00%) Web Services
2 2 (50.00%) Spring
3 1 (25.00%) Batik
3 1 (25.00%) Django
3 1 (25.00%) Mason
3 1 (25.00%) RESTful
3 1 (25.00%) Memcached
3 1 (25.00%) Akka
3 1 (25.00%) Play Framework
3 1 (25.00%) Catalyst
3 1 (25.00%) XML
3 1 (25.00%) SVG
3 1 (25.00%) HTML
3 1 (25.00%) .NET
3 1 (25.00%) J2EE
3 1 (25.00%) ASP.NET
3 1 (25.00%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Management Information System
1 1 (25.00%) Interactive TV
1 1 (25.00%) IPTV
1 1 (25.00%) Computer Science
1 1 (25.00%) MHEG
1 1 (25.00%) Mobile App
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (100.00%) TDD
2 3 (75.00%) Scrum
3 2 (50.00%) Software Engineering
3 2 (50.00%) Web Development
4 1 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (25.00%) Kanban
4 1 (25.00%) V-Model
4 1 (25.00%) Open Source
4 1 (25.00%) Waterfall
4 1 (25.00%) BDD
4 1 (25.00%) MapReduce
4 1 (25.00%) Mobile Application Development
4 1 (25.00%) Office Automation
4 1 (25.00%) Data Analysis
4 1 (25.00%) OO
4 1 (25.00%) DSDM
4 1 (25.00%) Service Management
4 1 (25.00%) Process Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (75.00%) SQL
2 1 (25.00%) Scala
2 1 (25.00%) C#
2 1 (25.00%) Perl
2 1 (25.00%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) Oracle
1 1 (25.00%) SAP
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (25.00%) Adobe
1 1 (25.00%) OpenTV