The table below looks at the statistics for Java skills in IT contracts advertised for the Stockport region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Java over the 3 months to 29 August 2014 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
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java
Rank - 3 10
Contract jobs citing Java 0 5 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Stockport - 27.78% 14.71%
As % of the Programming Languages category - 45.45% 20.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 5 5
Average daily rate
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- £375 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +15.38%
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £37.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year
-6.66% -
Java
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in contract jobs advertised in the Stockport region.

Programming Languages Category
Stockport
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
19 11 25
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Stockport 65.52% 61.11% 73.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 7 13
Average daily rate £320 £375 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-14.66% +36.36%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £212 £300 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £375 £315
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 5
Average hourly rate - £19.50 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -44.28%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £34.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+2.94% -2.85%

Java
Jobs Demand Trend in Stockport

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Java across the Stockport region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

Java Jobs Demand Trend in Stockport

Java
Daily Rate Trend in Stockport

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

Java Daily Rate Trend in Stockport

Java
Hourly Rate Trend in Stockport

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

Java Hourly Rate Trend in Stockport

Java
Top 16 Related IT Skills in Stockport

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Stockport 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 1 (100.00%) .NET
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle
1 1 (100.00%) DB2
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) SOA
1 1 (100.00%) LAN
1 1 (100.00%) WAN
1 1 (100.00%) Citrix
1 1 (100.00%) Mainframe
1 1 (100.00%) FatWire
1 1 (100.00%) VMware
1 1 (100.00%) Retail
1 1 (100.00%) Endeca
1 1 (100.00%) Business Transformation
1 1 (100.00%) Infrastructure Management

Java
Top Related IT Skills in Stockport by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Stockport 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.

Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) LAN
1 1 (100.00%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) DB2
General
1 1 (100.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) SOA
1 1 (100.00%) Business Transformation
1 1 (100.00%) Infrastructure Management
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle
1 1 (100.00%) Citrix
1 1 (100.00%) FatWire
1 1 (100.00%) VMware
1 1 (100.00%) Endeca
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