The table below looks at the statistics for Java skills in IT contracts advertised for the Stoke-on-Trent region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Java over the 3 months to 24 May 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
24 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Java
Rank 12 12 15
Rank change year-on-year
0 +3
Contract jobs citing Java 3 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Stoke-on-Trent 3.75% 3.45% 2.04%
As % of the Programming Languages category 20.00% 5.88% 3.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 0
Median daily rate £281 £450 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-37.50% -
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 £39.25
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +1.91%
Java
Staffordshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in contract jobs advertised in the Stoke-on-Trent region.

Programming Languages Category
Stoke-on-Trent
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
15 17 27
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Stoke-on-Trent 18.75% 58.62% 55.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 9 17
Median daily rate £275 £339 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-18.81% +4.23%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £275 £294
10% offered a daily rate of more than £363 £415 £370
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £17.50 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £36.50 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+2.73% +1.38%

Java
Jobs Demand Trend in Stoke-on-Trent

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Stoke-on-Trent region citing Java as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Programming Languages category.

Java Jobs Demand Trend in Stoke-on-Trent

Java
Daily Rate Trend in Stoke-on-Trent

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

Java Daily Rate Trend in Stoke-on-Trent

Java
Daily Rate Histogram in Stoke-on-Trent

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Java across the Stoke-on-Trent region over the 3 months to 24 May 2016.

Java Daily Rate Histogram in Stoke-on-Trent

Java
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Stoke-on-Trent

For the 6 months to 24 May 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 Stoke-on-Trent region with a requirement for Java.

1 6 (66.67%) JIRA
1 6 (66.67%) Selenium
1 6 (66.67%) Appium
2 4 (44.44%) Automated Testing
3 3 (33.33%) AngularJS
4 2 (22.22%) CSS3
4 2 (22.22%) Digital Media
4 2 (22.22%) Web Development
4 2 (22.22%) Test Scripting
4 2 (22.22%) Network Security
4 2 (22.22%) Android
4 2 (22.22%) AccuRev
4 2 (22.22%) WebDriver
4 2 (22.22%) HTML5
4 2 (22.22%) iPad
4 2 (22.22%) HTML
4 2 (22.22%) JavaScript
4 2 (22.22%) PHP
4 2 (22.22%) CSS
4 2 (22.22%) CRM
4 2 (22.22%) ERP
5 1 (11.11%) Python
5 1 (11.11%) .NET
5 1 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (11.11%) Logistics
5 1 (11.11%) Waterfall
5 1 (11.11%) Test Automation
5 1 (11.11%) Django
5 1 (11.11%) JSON
5 1 (11.11%) Marketing

Java
Top Related IT Skills in Stoke-on-Trent 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 2 (22.22%) Network Security
Development Applications
1 6 (66.67%) Appium
1 6 (66.67%) JIRA
1 6 (66.67%) Selenium
2 2 (22.22%) AccuRev
2 2 (22.22%) WebDriver
3 1 (11.11%) Jenkins
General
1 1 (11.11%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 4 (44.44%) Developer
2 3 (33.33%) Analyst
2 3 (33.33%) Automation Test Analyst
2 3 (33.33%) Test Analyst
3 2 (22.22%) Automation Tester
3 2 (22.22%) Java Developer
3 2 (22.22%) Selenium Test Analyst
3 2 (22.22%) Tester
4 1 (11.11%) Consultant
4 1 (11.11%) Developer in Test
4 1 (11.11%) Java Automation Tester
4 1 (11.11%) JavaScript Developer
4 1 (11.11%) Mobile Test Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) Mobile Tester
4 1 (11.11%) Selenium Automation Tester
4 1 (11.11%) Selenium Tester
4 1 (11.11%) Software Consultant
4 1 (11.11%) Test Automation Developer
4 1 (11.11%) Test Automation Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (33.33%) AngularJS
2 2 (22.22%) CSS
2 2 (22.22%) CSS3
2 2 (22.22%) HTML
2 2 (22.22%) HTML5
3 1 (11.11%) .NET
3 1 (11.11%) Django
3 1 (11.11%) JSON
3 1 (11.11%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 2 (22.22%) Digital Media
1 2 (22.22%) iPad
2 1 (11.11%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 2 (22.22%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (44.44%) Automated Testing
2 2 (22.22%) CRM
2 2 (22.22%) ERP
2 2 (22.22%) Test Scripting
2 2 (22.22%) Web Development
3 1 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (11.11%) Automation Testing
3 1 (11.11%) Front End Development
3 1 (11.11%) Logistics
3 1 (11.11%) Responsive Web Design
3 1 (11.11%) SDLC
3 1 (11.11%) Software Delivery
3 1 (11.11%) Test Automation
3 1 (11.11%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 2 (22.22%) JavaScript
1 2 (22.22%) PHP
2 1 (11.11%) Python