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 27 September 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
27 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Java Developer
Rank 7 11 -
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -
Contract jobs requiring a Java Developer 14 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Stockport 14.43% 2.56% -
As % of the Job Titles category 16.28% 2.63% -
Number of daily rates quoted 10 0 0
Median daily rate £420 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £37.50 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.50 £42.75 £34.00
% change year-on-year
-9.94% +25.73%
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
86 38 30
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Stockport 88.66% 97.44% 100.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 62 12 17
Median daily rate £425 £350 £320
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+21.42% +9.37%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £278 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £525 £350
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £380 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.63% +8.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 19 3
Median hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £10.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +275.00%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.33 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-4.78% +5.03%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in Stockport

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Java Developer across the Stockport region over the 3 months to 27 September 2016.

Java Developer Daily Rate Histogram 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 27 September 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 32 (100.00%) Java
2 19 (59.38%) Agile Software Development
3 18 (56.25%) Tomcat
3 18 (56.25%) Linux
4 17 (53.13%) Spring
5 16 (50.00%) JBoss
6 15 (46.88%) JavaScript
7 14 (43.75%) JSON
8 13 (40.63%) IBM
9 12 (37.50%) Maven
10 11 (34.38%) XML
10 11 (34.38%) AngularJS
10 11 (34.38%) Jenkins
11 10 (31.25%) REST
11 10 (31.25%) MySQL
11 10 (31.25%) HTTP
11 10 (31.25%) PostgreSQL
12 9 (28.13%) ActiveMQ
12 9 (28.13%) Middleware
12 9 (28.13%) Apache
12 9 (28.13%) JDBC
12 9 (28.13%) Git (software)
12 9 (28.13%) Hadoop
12 9 (28.13%) High Availability
12 9 (28.13%) Apache Camel
12 9 (28.13%) Microservices
13 8 (25.00%) Open Source
13 8 (25.00%) Front End Development
13 8 (25.00%) SOAP
13 8 (25.00%) Oracle

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 18 (56.25%) Tomcat
2 16 (50.00%) JBoss
3 9 (28.13%) Apache
4 2 (6.25%) Elasticsearch
4 2 (6.25%) Jetty
4 2 (6.25%) nginx
Business Applications
1 1 (3.13%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 10 (31.25%) HTTP
2 3 (9.38%) Network Security
3 2 (6.25%) AMQP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (31.25%) MySQL
1 10 (31.25%) PostgreSQL
2 9 (28.13%) Hadoop
3 6 (18.75%) Relational Database
4 3 (9.38%) MongoDB
5 2 (6.25%) Apache Cassandra
5 2 (6.25%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 12 (37.50%) Maven
2 11 (34.38%) Jenkins
3 9 (28.13%) Git (software)
4 7 (21.88%) JUnit
4 7 (21.88%) Selenium
5 4 (12.50%) Ant
5 4 (12.50%) Eclipse
5 4 (12.50%) Gradle
5 4 (12.50%) SonarQube
5 4 (12.50%) Subversion
6 3 (9.38%) JMeter
General
1 4 (12.50%) Finance
1 4 (12.50%) Marketing
2 1 (3.13%) Electronics
2 1 (3.13%) Manufacturing
2 1 (3.13%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (53.13%) Spring
2 14 (43.75%) JSON
3 11 (34.38%) AngularJS
3 11 (34.38%) XML
4 10 (31.25%) REST
5 9 (28.13%) ActiveMQ
5 9 (28.13%) Apache Camel
5 9 (28.13%) JDBC
5 9 (28.13%) Middleware
6 8 (25.00%) GWT
6 8 (25.00%) SOAP
7 4 (12.50%) CSS
7 4 (12.50%) Hibernate
8 3 (9.38%) JMS
9 2 (6.25%) J2EE
9 2 (6.25%) JAX-RS
9 2 (6.25%) Spring Security
9 2 (6.25%) XSLT
10 1 (3.13%) Node.js
10 1 (3.13%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 4 (12.50%) SCADA
2 3 (9.38%) Digital Media
3 1 (3.13%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 18 (56.25%) Linux
2 1 (3.13%) Android
2 1 (3.13%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (59.38%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (28.13%) High Availability
2 9 (28.13%) Microservices
3 8 (25.00%) Front End Development
3 8 (25.00%) Open Source
3 8 (25.00%) SOA
4 6 (18.75%) MVC
5 4 (12.50%) Automated Testing
5 4 (12.50%) TDD
6 3 (9.38%) Automation Testing
6 3 (9.38%) Continuous Integration
6 3 (9.38%) CRM
6 3 (9.38%) ERP
6 3 (9.38%) Performance Testing
6 3 (9.38%) Scrum
6 3 (9.38%) Security Testing
6 3 (9.38%) SEO
6 3 (9.38%) Test Automation
6 3 (9.38%) Web Development
7 2 (6.25%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 32 (100.00%) Java
2 15 (46.88%) JavaScript
3 3 (9.38%) PHP
4 1 (3.13%) Apple Swift
4 1 (3.13%) C++
4 1 (3.13%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 1 (3.13%) BPSS Clearance
1 1 (3.13%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 13 (40.63%) IBM
2 8 (25.00%) Oracle
3 7 (21.88%) Google
4 4 (12.50%) Perforce
5 1 (3.13%) SAP