The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Stockport region that had Java Developer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 4 December 2016 with a comparison to same period over 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 Developer
Rank 11 11 -
Rank change year-on-year
0 -
Contract jobs requiring a Java Developer 10 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Stockport 12.50% 2.70% -
As % of the Job Titles category 14.71% 2.70% -
Number of daily rates quoted 9 0 0
Median daily rate £425 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £37.50 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.25 £43.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
-13.37% +14.66%
Java Developer
Manchester

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Stockport region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Stockport
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
68 37 19
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Stockport 85.00% 100.00% 82.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 52 14 8
Median daily rate £425 £250 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+70.00% -16.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £210 £188
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £425 £401
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.76% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 12 5
Median hourly rate £17.50 £29.00 £14.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-39.65% +100.00%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £15.71
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +8.21%

Java Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Stockport

The demand trend of IT contracts across the Stockport region that featured Java Developer in the job title.

Java Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Stockport

Java Developer
Daily Rate Trend in Stockport

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Java Developer across the Stockport region.

Java Developer Daily Rate Trend in Stockport

Java Developer
Hourly Rate Trend in Stockport

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Java Developer across the Stockport region.

Java Developer Hourly Rate Trend in Stockport

Java Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Stockport

For the 6 months to 4 December 2016, Java Developer contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Stockport region featuring Java Developer in the job title.

1 21 (100.00%) Java
2 15 (71.43%) Agile Software Development
3 11 (52.38%) Linux
4 10 (47.62%) Jenkins
5 8 (38.10%) JavaScript
6 7 (33.33%) Spring
6 7 (33.33%) Gradle
7 6 (28.57%) PostgreSQL
7 6 (28.57%) Git (software)
7 6 (28.57%) MySQL
7 6 (28.57%) Finance
8 5 (23.81%) IBM
8 5 (23.81%) JUnit
8 5 (23.81%) GWT
8 5 (23.81%) JSON
8 5 (23.81%) Scrum
8 5 (23.81%) Maven
8 5 (23.81%) MongoDB
9 4 (19.05%) NoSQL
9 4 (19.05%) Node.js
9 4 (19.05%) Subversion
9 4 (19.05%) Google
9 4 (19.05%) Hibernate
9 4 (19.05%) Selenium
9 4 (19.05%) JBoss
9 4 (19.05%) Ant
9 4 (19.05%) Tomcat
9 4 (19.05%) Perforce
10 3 (14.29%) MVC
10 3 (14.29%) JMeter

Java Developer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Stockport 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 4 (19.05%) JBoss
1 4 (19.05%) Tomcat
2 3 (14.29%) WebLogic
3 2 (9.52%) Jetty
3 2 (9.52%) nginx
4 1 (4.76%) Apache
4 1 (4.76%) Confluence
4 1 (4.76%) Elasticsearch
4 1 (4.76%) Oracle SOA Suite
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.76%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (4.76%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 2 (9.52%) AMQP
1 2 (9.52%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (28.57%) MySQL
1 6 (28.57%) PostgreSQL
2 5 (23.81%) MongoDB
3 4 (19.05%) NoSQL
4 3 (14.29%) Apache Cassandra
4 3 (14.29%) Relational Database
5 1 (4.76%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 10 (47.62%) Jenkins
2 7 (33.33%) Gradle
3 6 (28.57%) Git (software)
4 5 (23.81%) JUnit
4 5 (23.81%) Maven
5 4 (19.05%) Ant
5 4 (19.05%) Selenium
5 4 (19.05%) Subversion
6 3 (14.29%) JMeter
7 1 (4.76%) Cucumber
7 1 (4.76%) Eclipse
7 1 (4.76%) Jasmine
7 1 (4.76%) JIRA
7 1 (4.76%) SonarQube
7 1 (4.76%) Vagrant
General
1 6 (28.57%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (33.33%) Spring
2 5 (23.81%) GWT
2 5 (23.81%) JSON
3 4 (19.05%) Hibernate
3 4 (19.05%) Node.js
4 3 (14.29%) AngularJS
4 3 (14.29%) REST
4 3 (14.29%) XML
5 2 (9.52%) JAX-RS
5 2 (9.52%) JMS
5 2 (9.52%) Spring Security
6 1 (4.76%) ActiveMQ
6 1 (4.76%) Apache Camel
6 1 (4.76%) CSS
6 1 (4.76%) JDBC
6 1 (4.76%) Middleware
6 1 (4.76%) RESTful
6 1 (4.76%) SOAP
6 1 (4.76%) Web Services
6 1 (4.76%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 3 (14.29%) Clustering
2 1 (4.76%) Mobile App
2 1 (4.76%) SCADA
Operating Systems
1 11 (52.38%) Linux
2 2 (9.52%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (4.76%) Android
3 1 (4.76%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (71.43%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (23.81%) Scrum
3 3 (14.29%) Automation Testing
3 3 (14.29%) Continuous Integration
3 3 (14.29%) DevOps
3 3 (14.29%) E-Commerce
3 3 (14.29%) MVC
3 3 (14.29%) Open Source
3 3 (14.29%) Performance Testing
3 3 (14.29%) Security Testing
3 3 (14.29%) Software Engineering
3 3 (14.29%) Test Automation
4 2 (9.52%) Kanban
4 2 (9.52%) Prototyping
4 2 (9.52%) SDLC
5 1 (4.76%) Android Development
5 1 (4.76%) BDD
5 1 (4.76%) Front End Development
5 1 (4.76%) High Availability
5 1 (4.76%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 21 (100.00%) Java
2 8 (38.10%) JavaScript
3 3 (14.29%) Groovy
3 3 (14.29%) Ruby
4 2 (9.52%) SQL
5 1 (4.76%) Apple Swift
5 1 (4.76%) C++
5 1 (4.76%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 2 (9.52%) BPSS Clearance
2 1 (4.76%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.76%) Disclosure Scotland
Systems Management
1 1 (4.76%) Puppet
Vendors
1 5 (23.81%) IBM
2 4 (19.05%) Google
2 4 (19.05%) Perforce
3 2 (9.52%) Red Hat
4 1 (4.76%) Oracle