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 29 August 2016 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
29 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Java
Rank 14 - 9
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Java 3 0 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Salford 6.25% - 13.33%
As % of the Programming Languages category 18.75% - 25.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 3
Median daily rate £428 - £313
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £40.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +14.28%
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
16 5 24
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Salford 33.33% 21.74% 53.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 4 20
Median daily rate £360 £250 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+44.00% -23.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £225 £305
10% offered a daily rate of more than £428 £373 £344
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £370 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £23.50 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £38.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +10.00%

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 29 August 2016, 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 7 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (71.43%) TDD
2 5 (71.43%) Android
2 5 (71.43%) BDD
2 5 (71.43%) Apple iOS
3 4 (57.14%) Jenkins
3 4 (57.14%) Mobile Development
3 4 (57.14%) Git (software)
3 4 (57.14%) Objective-C
3 4 (57.14%) Automated Testing
3 4 (57.14%) Software Engineering
3 4 (57.14%) User Experience
4 3 (42.86%) Continuous Delivery
4 3 (42.86%) Windows Mobile
4 3 (42.86%) Streaming Media
4 3 (42.86%) JSON
4 3 (42.86%) Windows
4 3 (42.86%) OOP
4 3 (42.86%) Pair Programming
4 3 (42.86%) Subversion
4 3 (42.86%) JUnit
4 3 (42.86%) Web Services
4 3 (42.86%) XML
4 3 (42.86%) HTTP
4 3 (42.86%) Internet
4 3 (42.86%) DRM
4 3 (42.86%) REST
4 3 (42.86%) TeamCity
4 3 (42.86%) Continuous Integration
4 3 (42.86%) Coaching

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:

Communications & Networking
1 3 (42.86%) HTTP
1 3 (42.86%) Internet
Development Applications
1 4 (57.14%) Git (software)
1 4 (57.14%) Jenkins
2 3 (42.86%) Calabash
2 3 (42.86%) Hudson
2 3 (42.86%) JUnit
2 3 (42.86%) Robotium
2 3 (42.86%) Subversion
2 3 (42.86%) TeamCity
3 1 (14.29%) Appium
3 1 (14.29%) JIRA
3 1 (14.29%) Selenium
General
1 1 (14.29%) Games
1 1 (14.29%) Legal
Job Titles
1 3 (42.86%) Android Engineer
1 3 (42.86%) Developer
2 2 (28.57%) Android Developer
2 2 (28.57%) Android Software Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) iOS Android Developer
2 2 (28.57%) iOS Developer
2 2 (28.57%) iOS Software Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) Mobile Developer
2 2 (28.57%) Senior Software Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) Software Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Agile Java Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Java Android Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Java Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Java Mobile Developer
3 1 (14.29%) JavaScript Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Node.js Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Senior Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Senior Test Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (42.86%) JSON
1 3 (42.86%) REST
1 3 (42.86%) Web Services
1 3 (42.86%) XML
2 2 (28.57%) .NET
2 2 (28.57%) CSS
2 2 (28.57%) HTML
2 2 (28.57%) HTML5
3 1 (14.29%) .NET Framework
3 1 (14.29%) CSS3
3 1 (14.29%) Node.js
3 1 (14.29%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 4 (57.14%) User Experience
2 3 (42.86%) Streaming Media
3 1 (14.29%) Computer Science
3 1 (14.29%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 5 (71.43%) Android
1 5 (71.43%) Apple iOS
2 3 (42.86%) Windows
2 3 (42.86%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (71.43%) BDD
2 5 (71.43%) TDD
3 4 (57.14%) Automated Testing
3 4 (57.14%) Mobile Development
3 4 (57.14%) Software Engineering
4 3 (42.86%) Coaching
4 3 (42.86%) Continuous Delivery
4 3 (42.86%) Continuous Integration
4 3 (42.86%) DRM
4 3 (42.86%) OOP
4 3 (42.86%) Pair Programming
5 2 (28.57%) Android Development
5 2 (28.57%) iOS Development
6 1 (14.29%) Automation Testing
6 1 (14.29%) Functional Testing
6 1 (14.29%) High Availability
6 1 (14.29%) OO
6 1 (14.29%) Regression Testing
6 1 (14.29%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 4 (57.14%) Objective-C
2 2 (28.57%) JavaScript
3 1 (14.29%) Apple Swift
3 1 (14.29%) C#
3 1 (14.29%) C++
3 1 (14.29%) Scala
Qualifications
1 1 (14.29%) Degree
1 1 (14.29%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (14.29%) QA