The table below looks at the statistics for Checkstyle skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Checkstyle over the 3 months to 2 December 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
2 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Checkstyle
Rank 615 623 625
Rank change year-on-year
+8 +2
Contract jobs citing Checkstyle 13 22 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.026% 0.040% 0.023%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.16% 0.26% 0.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 17 7
Median daily rate £475 £400 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.75% -5.88%
UK excluding London median daily rate £449 £400 -
% change year-on-year
+12.18% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £40.50 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £40.50 -

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Development Applications category in contract jobs advertised across the UK.

Development Applications Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
8345 8312 7463
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 16.63% 14.96% 12.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 5608 5588 5117
Median daily rate £438 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.94% +6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 101 188 117
Median hourly rate £41.00 £40.00 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.50% +6.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.50 £25.00 £25.90
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £50.68 £57.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.00 £40.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +6.66%

Checkstyle
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of contract jobs citing Checkstyle as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Development Applications category.

Checkstyle Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Checkstyle
Daily Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Checkstyle within the UK.

Checkstyle Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Checkstyle
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Checkstyle within the UK over the 3 months to 2 December 2016.

Checkstyle Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

Checkstyle
Top 10 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Checkstyle within the UK over the 3 months to 2 December 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +2 13 £475 +18.75% 1
South East +21 8 £449 +12.18%
Hampshire +13 6 £428 +6.87%
Winchester -2 3 £431 +7.81%
London -4 3 £550 +22.22% 1
Bolton - 2 - -
North West - 2 - -
Guildford - 2 £475 -
Manchester - 2 - -
Surrey - 2 £475 -

Checkstyle
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 2 December 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Checkstyle also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads with a requirement for Checkstyle.

1 28 (100.00%) Java
2 22 (78.57%) JUnit
3 21 (75.00%) XML
3 21 (75.00%) Subversion
4 20 (71.43%) Spring
4 20 (71.43%) Oracle
5 19 (67.86%) JBoss
5 19 (67.86%) Hibernate
5 19 (67.86%) Apache Camel
6 18 (64.29%) FindBugs
6 18 (64.29%) Selenium
7 17 (60.71%) Agile Software Development
8 16 (57.14%) Cucumber
9 14 (50.00%) ActiveMQ
9 14 (50.00%) Scrum
9 14 (50.00%) Apache
9 14 (50.00%) Tomcat
10 13 (46.43%) PostgreSQL
10 13 (46.43%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 12 (42.86%) Unit Testing
11 12 (42.86%) JIRA
11 12 (42.86%) Web Services
11 12 (42.86%) Gradle
12 11 (39.29%) ITIL
12 11 (39.29%) Eclipse
12 11 (39.29%) NHibernate
12 11 (39.29%) Continuous Integration
12 11 (39.29%) Waterfall
13 10 (35.71%) Artifactory
14 9 (32.14%) UML

Checkstyle
Top Related IT Skills 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 19 (67.86%) JBoss
2 14 (50.00%) Apache
2 14 (50.00%) Tomcat
3 8 (28.57%) Oracle HTTP Server
4 5 (17.86%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 2 (7.14%) SharePoint
6 1 (3.57%) CMS
Cloud Services
1 2 (7.14%) Force.com
1 2 (7.14%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 8 (28.57%) HTTP
2 3 (10.71%) FTP
2 3 (10.71%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (46.43%) PostgreSQL
2 3 (10.71%) Oracle Database
3 2 (7.14%) MySQL
4 1 (3.57%) Relational Database
4 1 (3.57%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 22 (78.57%) JUnit
2 21 (75.00%) Subversion
3 18 (64.29%) FindBugs
3 18 (64.29%) Selenium
4 16 (57.14%) Cucumber
5 13 (46.43%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 12 (42.86%) Gradle
6 12 (42.86%) JIRA
7 11 (39.29%) Eclipse
8 10 (35.71%) Artifactory
9 8 (28.57%) SoapUI
10 6 (21.43%) Maven
11 5 (17.86%) Ant
11 5 (17.86%) Jenkins
12 3 (10.71%) Git (software)
12 3 (10.71%) IntelliJ
12 3 (10.71%) XMLUnit
13 2 (7.14%) ClearCase
13 2 (7.14%) JMeter
13 2 (7.14%) QUnit
General
1 2 (7.14%) Banking
1 2 (7.14%) Finance
1 2 (7.14%) Telecoms
2 1 (3.57%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 27 (96.43%) Developer
2 23 (82.14%) Java Developer
3 5 (17.86%) Agile Developer
3 5 (17.86%) Agile Java Developer
4 3 (10.71%) SC Cleared Java Developer
5 2 (7.14%) Hybris Developer
5 2 (7.14%) Integration Developer
5 2 (7.14%) JavaScript Developer
5 2 (7.14%) Oracle Developer
5 2 (7.14%) Senior Agile Developer
5 2 (7.14%) Senior Agile Java Developer
5 2 (7.14%) Senior Developer
5 2 (7.14%) Senior Java Developer
6 1 (3.57%) Applications Developer
6 1 (3.57%) Architect
6 1 (3.57%) Java Applications Developer
6 1 (3.57%) Java Architect
6 1 (3.57%) Lead Architect
6 1 (3.57%) Lead Developer
6 1 (3.57%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (75.00%) XML
2 20 (71.43%) Spring
3 19 (67.86%) Apache Camel
3 19 (67.86%) Hibernate
4 14 (50.00%) ActiveMQ
5 12 (42.86%) Web Services
6 11 (39.29%) NHibernate
7 9 (32.14%) JMS
7 9 (32.14%) XSD
8 7 (25.00%) CSS
8 7 (25.00%) HTML
9 6 (21.43%) Entity Framework
9 6 (21.43%) JavaBeans
10 5 (17.86%) JSTL
10 5 (17.86%) SOAP
10 5 (17.86%) Struts
11 4 (14.29%) Java EE
11 4 (14.29%) JPA
11 4 (14.29%) JSON
11 4 (14.29%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 7 (25.00%) Smart Meter
2 1 (3.57%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (3.57%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (3.57%) Management Information System
2 1 (3.57%) Mobile App
2 1 (3.57%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 4 (14.29%) Linux
2 2 (7.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (60.71%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (50.00%) Scrum
3 12 (42.86%) Unit Testing
4 11 (39.29%) Continuous Integration
4 11 (39.29%) ITIL
4 11 (39.29%) Waterfall
5 9 (32.14%) SOA
5 9 (32.14%) UML
6 8 (28.57%) Functional Testing
7 7 (25.00%) Microservices
8 6 (21.43%) Continuous Delivery
9 5 (17.86%) OWASP
9 5 (17.86%) Secure Coding
9 5 (17.86%) TDD
10 4 (14.29%) Change Control
10 4 (14.29%) Code Coverage
10 4 (14.29%) ITIL V3
11 3 (10.71%) Multithreading
11 3 (10.71%) Software Testing
11 3 (10.71%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 28 (100.00%) Java
2 7 (25.00%) JavaScript
3 6 (21.43%) SQL
4 5 (17.86%) PL/SQL
5 3 (10.71%) T-SQL
5 3 (10.71%) XPath
6 2 (7.14%) Apex Code
6 2 (7.14%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 6 (21.43%) SC Cleared
1 6 (21.43%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (25.00%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (7.14%) logstash
2 1 (3.57%) HP Fortify
2 1 (3.57%) TeamSite
Vendors
1 20 (71.43%) Oracle
2 3 (10.71%) Canoo
3 2 (7.14%) Endeca
3 2 (7.14%) hybris
3 2 (7.14%) Red Hat
3 2 (7.14%) Salesforce.com
3 2 (7.14%) Solace
3 2 (7.14%) Splunk
3 2 (7.14%) Sybase
4 1 (3.57%) Arqiva
4 1 (3.57%) HP
4 1 (3.57%) Microsoft