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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Java over the 3 months to 12 February 2016 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
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Java
Rank 12 13 -
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -
Contract jobs citing Java 5 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Stoke-on-Trent 11.90% 3.13% -
As % of the Programming Languages category 16.13% 5.88% -
Number of daily rates quoted 4 1 0
Average daily rate £300 £425 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-29.41% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £363
% change year-on-year
- +10.34%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.88 £37.50 £38.75
% change year-on-year
+9.00% -3.22%
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
31 17 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Stoke-on-Trent 73.81% 53.13% 40.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 9 8
Average daily rate £325 £303 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.43% +0.83%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £358 £310
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £36.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +5.88%

Java
Jobs Demand Trend in Stoke-on-Trent

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Java across the Stoke-on-Trent region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 12 February 2016.

Java Daily Rate Histogram in Stoke-on-Trent

Java
Top 26 Related IT Skills in Stoke-on-Trent

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Stoke-on-Trent 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 6 (85.71%) JIRA
1 6 (85.71%) Selenium
2 4 (57.14%) Automated Testing
2 4 (57.14%) Appium
3 2 (28.57%) Jenkins
3 2 (28.57%) Mobile App
3 2 (28.57%) Automation Testing
3 2 (28.57%) Test Scripting
3 2 (28.57%) Android
3 2 (28.57%) AccuRev
3 2 (28.57%) Open Source
3 2 (28.57%) iPad
3 2 (28.57%) HTML
3 2 (28.57%) CSS
3 2 (28.57%) SDLC
4 1 (14.29%) Software Delivery
4 1 (14.29%) .NET
4 1 (14.29%) Software Testing
4 1 (14.29%) Marketing
4 1 (14.29%) Finance
4 1 (14.29%) Validation
4 1 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (14.29%) Waterfall
4 1 (14.29%) WebDriver
4 1 (14.29%) Line Management
4 1 (14.29%) AngularJS

Java
Top Related IT Skills in Stoke-on-Trent by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Stoke-on-Trent 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.

Development Applications
1 6 (85.71%) JIRA
1 6 (85.71%) Selenium
2 4 (57.14%) Appium
3 2 (28.57%) AccuRev
3 2 (28.57%) Jenkins
4 1 (14.29%) WebDriver
General
1 1 (14.29%) Finance
1 1 (14.29%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 5 (71.43%) Analyst
1 5 (71.43%) Test Analyst
2 3 (42.86%) Automated Test Analyst
3 2 (28.57%) Selenium Test Analyst
4 1 (14.29%) Automated Tester
4 1 (14.29%) Automation Analyst
4 1 (14.29%) Automation Test Analyst
4 1 (14.29%) Consultant
4 1 (14.29%) Developer
4 1 (14.29%) Java Developer
4 1 (14.29%) Mobile Tester
4 1 (14.29%) Software Consultant
4 1 (14.29%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (28.57%) CSS
1 2 (28.57%) HTML
2 1 (14.29%) .NET
2 1 (14.29%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 2 (28.57%) iPad
1 2 (28.57%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 2 (28.57%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (57.14%) Automated Testing
2 2 (28.57%) Automation Testing
2 2 (28.57%) Open Source
2 2 (28.57%) SDLC
2 2 (28.57%) Test Scripting
3 1 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (14.29%) Line Management
3 1 (14.29%) Software Delivery
3 1 (14.29%) Software Testing
3 1 (14.29%) Validation
3 1 (14.29%) Waterfall
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