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 4 December 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
4 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Java
Rank 17 4 7
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +3
Contract jobs citing Java 7 17 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Salford 9.72% 29.82% 16.67%
As % of the Programming Languages category 26.92% 60.71% 50.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 15 5
Median daily rate £440 £400 £340
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.00% +17.64%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £312 £290
10% offered a daily rate of more than £489 £455 £390
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £425 £400
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £40.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
- +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
26 28 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Salford 36.11% 49.12% 33.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 25 8
Median daily rate £400 £375 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +3.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £356 £300 £290
10% offered a daily rate of more than £445 £460 £445
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 £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 4 December 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 11 (91.67%) Agile Software Development
1 11 (91.67%) Software Engineering
2 10 (83.33%) TDD
2 10 (83.33%) Web Services
3 9 (75.00%) OOP
3 9 (75.00%) JSON
3 9 (75.00%) Git (software)
3 9 (75.00%) BDD
3 9 (75.00%) REST
4 7 (58.33%) Android
4 7 (58.33%) Jenkins
4 7 (58.33%) User Experience
4 7 (58.33%) Scrum
5 6 (50.00%) Subversion
5 6 (50.00%) Games
5 6 (50.00%) JavaScript
5 6 (50.00%) HTTP
6 5 (41.67%) XML
6 5 (41.67%) Internet
6 5 (41.67%) JUnit
6 5 (41.67%) Objective-C
6 5 (41.67%) Android Development
6 5 (41.67%) Apple iOS
7 4 (33.33%) JIRA
7 4 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
7 4 (33.33%) Project Management
7 4 (33.33%) C++
7 4 (33.33%) Windows
8 3 (25.00%) Linux
8 3 (25.00%) HTML

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 (8.33%) Apache
1 1 (8.33%) IIS
1 1 (8.33%) Jetty
1 1 (8.33%) Mongrel
1 1 (8.33%) nginx
1 1 (8.33%) Tomcat
1 1 (8.33%) WebSphere
Cloud Services
1 3 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (8.33%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (8.33%) Google App Engine
2 1 (8.33%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 6 (50.00%) HTTP
2 5 (41.67%) Internet
3 1 (8.33%) DHCP
3 1 (8.33%) DNS
3 1 (8.33%) Firewall
3 1 (8.33%) FTP
3 1 (8.33%) IPsec
3 1 (8.33%) LAN
3 1 (8.33%) SSL
3 1 (8.33%) TCP/IP
3 1 (8.33%) VoIP
3 1 (8.33%) VPN
3 1 (8.33%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (16.67%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 9 (75.00%) Git (software)
2 7 (58.33%) Jenkins
3 6 (50.00%) Subversion
4 5 (41.67%) JUnit
5 4 (33.33%) JIRA
6 3 (25.00%) Calabash
6 3 (25.00%) Hudson
6 3 (25.00%) Robotium
6 3 (25.00%) TeamCity
7 1 (8.33%) Travis CI
General
1 6 (50.00%) Games
Job Titles
1 7 (58.33%) Software Engineer
2 4 (33.33%) Android Developer
2 4 (33.33%) Developer
3 3 (25.00%) Android Engineer
3 3 (25.00%) Android Software Engineer
3 3 (25.00%) iOS Android Developer
3 3 (25.00%) iOS Developer
3 3 (25.00%) Senior Android Developer
3 3 (25.00%) Senior Developer
4 2 (16.67%) iOS Software Engineer
4 2 (16.67%) Scala Software Engineer
4 2 (16.67%) Senior iOS Android Developer
4 2 (16.67%) Senior iOS Developer
4 2 (16.67%) Senior Software Engineer
5 1 (8.33%) Agile Java Developer
5 1 (8.33%) AWS Engineer
5 1 (8.33%) AWS Software Engineer
5 1 (8.33%) Java Engineer
5 1 (8.33%) Java Mobile Developer
5 1 (8.33%) Mobile Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (83.33%) Web Services
2 9 (75.00%) JSON
2 9 (75.00%) REST
3 5 (41.67%) XML
4 3 (25.00%) HTML
4 3 (25.00%) HTML5
5 2 (16.67%) Node.js
5 2 (16.67%) React
5 2 (16.67%) RESTful
5 2 (16.67%) XSLT
6 1 (8.33%) .NET
6 1 (8.33%) AngularJS
6 1 (8.33%) Apache Cordova
6 1 (8.33%) ELK Stack
6 1 (8.33%) J2EE
6 1 (8.33%) Pixi.js
6 1 (8.33%) React Native
6 1 (8.33%) Servlets
6 1 (8.33%) WebGL
Miscellaneous
1 7 (58.33%) User Experience
2 3 (25.00%) Mobile App
2 3 (25.00%) Streaming Media
3 2 (16.67%) Interactive TV
3 2 (16.67%) IPTV
3 2 (16.67%) MHEG
4 1 (8.33%) 3D Graphics
4 1 (8.33%) Management Information System
4 1 (8.33%) Mobile Games
4 1 (8.33%) New Media
Operating Systems
1 7 (58.33%) Android
2 5 (41.67%) Apple iOS
3 4 (33.33%) Windows
4 3 (25.00%) Linux
4 3 (25.00%) Windows Mobile
5 1 (8.33%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (91.67%) Agile Software Development
1 11 (91.67%) Software Engineering
2 10 (83.33%) TDD
3 9 (75.00%) BDD
3 9 (75.00%) OOP
4 7 (58.33%) Scrum
5 5 (41.67%) Android Development
6 4 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
6 4 (33.33%) Project Management
7 3 (25.00%) Automated Testing
7 3 (25.00%) Coaching
7 3 (25.00%) Continuous Delivery
7 3 (25.00%) DRM
7 3 (25.00%) iOS Development
7 3 (25.00%) Mobile Development
7 3 (25.00%) Pair Programming
8 2 (16.67%) High Availability
8 2 (16.67%) Mobile Application Development
8 2 (16.67%) Service Delivery
8 2 (16.67%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 6 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 5 (41.67%) Objective-C
3 4 (33.33%) C++
4 2 (16.67%) ActionScript
4 2 (16.67%) C#
4 2 (16.67%) PHP
4 2 (16.67%) Ruby
4 2 (16.67%) Scala
4 2 (16.67%) SQL
5 1 (8.33%) ES6
Qualifications
1 1 (8.33%) CISSP
1 1 (8.33%) SANS
1 1 (8.33%) SC Cleared
1 1 (8.33%) Security Cleared
1 1 (8.33%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (8.33%) QA
System Software
1 1 (8.33%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (8.33%) Xen
Systems Management
1 1 (8.33%) Puppet
1 1 (8.33%) QRadar
Vendors
1 2 (16.67%) OpenTV
1 2 (16.67%) Twitter
2 1 (8.33%) Apple
2 1 (8.33%) Google
2 1 (8.33%) IBM
2 1 (8.33%) LogRhythm
2 1 (8.33%) Microsoft
2 1 (8.33%) Splunk
2 1 (8.33%) VMware