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 28 August 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
28 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Checkstyle
Rank 624 642 637
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -5
Contract jobs citing Checkstyle 15 15 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.028% 0.026% 0.009%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.17% 0.19% 0.069%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 6 5
Median daily rate £410 £438 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.28% +9.37%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £388 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £434 £450 £415
UK excluding London median daily rate £420 £450 £400
% change year-on-year
-6.66% +12.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

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
8743 8094 7276
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 16.40% 13.88% 12.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 5884 5322 4642
Median daily rate £428 £400 £390
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.87% +2.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 146 162 133
Median hourly rate £41.00 £40.00 £37.80
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.50% +5.82%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £28.00 £23.75 £30.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.00 £55.00 £71.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.00 £40.00 £37.80
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +5.82%

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
Top 9 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 28 August 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 +1 14 £400 -8.57%
Hampshire +13 9 £410 -6.28%
South East +7 9 £410 -6.28%
Winchester +7 5 £425 -5.55%
London -3 3 £400 +6.66%
Birmingham - 2 - -
West Midlands - 2 - -
Edinburgh - 1 £425 -
Scotland - 1 £425 -

Checkstyle
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 36 (100.00%) Java
2 33 (91.67%) Selenium
3 31 (86.11%) Spring
4 29 (80.56%) Hibernate
4 29 (80.56%) Subversion
4 29 (80.56%) JUnit
5 28 (77.78%) Oracle
5 28 (77.78%) XML
5 28 (77.78%) Cucumber
6 27 (75.00%) FindBugs
7 25 (69.44%) Agile Software Development
7 25 (69.44%) JIRA
8 24 (66.67%) JBoss
9 20 (55.56%) Tomcat
9 20 (55.56%) ActiveMQ
9 20 (55.56%) PostgreSQL
9 20 (55.56%) Apache Camel
10 19 (52.78%) Gradle
10 19 (52.78%) NHibernate
11 18 (50.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 18 (50.00%) Apache
12 17 (47.22%) JavaScript
12 17 (47.22%) Scrum
12 17 (47.22%) Waterfall
13 16 (44.44%) Artifactory
13 16 (44.44%) Continuous Integration
13 16 (44.44%) CSS
14 14 (38.89%) HTML
14 14 (38.89%) Java EE
15 13 (36.11%) Unit Testing

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 24 (66.67%) JBoss
2 20 (55.56%) Tomcat
3 18 (50.00%) Apache
4 13 (36.11%) Oracle HTTP Server
5 4 (11.11%) IBM HTTP Server
5 4 (11.11%) WebSphere
6 3 (8.33%) SharePoint
7 1 (2.78%) CMS
7 1 (2.78%) WebLogic
Cloud Services
1 3 (8.33%) Force.com
Communications & Networking
1 13 (36.11%) HTTP
2 4 (11.11%) Internet
3 3 (8.33%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (55.56%) PostgreSQL
2 8 (22.22%) Oracle Database
3 2 (5.56%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 33 (91.67%) Selenium
2 29 (80.56%) JUnit
2 29 (80.56%) Subversion
3 28 (77.78%) Cucumber
4 27 (75.00%) FindBugs
5 25 (69.44%) JIRA
6 19 (52.78%) Gradle
7 18 (50.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 16 (44.44%) Artifactory
9 12 (33.33%) Jenkins
10 10 (27.78%) Eclipse
11 6 (16.67%) Ant
11 6 (16.67%) QUnit
12 5 (13.89%) Maven
13 4 (11.11%) Git (software)
13 4 (11.11%) Mockito
13 4 (11.11%) SonarQube
14 3 (8.33%) Flyway
14 3 (8.33%) Liquibase
14 3 (8.33%) SoapUI
General
1 5 (13.89%) Finance
2 3 (8.33%) Banking
3 2 (5.56%) Telecoms
4 1 (2.78%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 36 (100.00%) Developer
2 30 (83.33%) Java Developer
3 6 (16.67%) Senior Developer
4 4 (11.11%) Oracle Developer
4 4 (11.11%) Senior Java Developer
4 4 (11.11%) SOA Developer
5 3 (8.33%) Agile Developer
5 3 (8.33%) Agile Java Developer
5 3 (8.33%) JavaScript Developer
6 2 (5.56%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 2 (5.56%) Hybris Developer
6 2 (5.56%) Java Engineer
6 2 (5.56%) Java Web Developer
6 2 (5.56%) SC Cleared Java Developer
6 2 (5.56%) Senior Agile Developer
6 2 (5.56%) Senior Agile Java Developer
6 2 (5.56%) Senior Front-End Developer
6 2 (5.56%) Senior Java Engineer
6 2 (5.56%) Web Developer
7 1 (2.78%) Senior Java Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (86.11%) Spring
2 29 (80.56%) Hibernate
3 28 (77.78%) XML
4 20 (55.56%) ActiveMQ
4 20 (55.56%) Apache Camel
5 19 (52.78%) NHibernate
6 16 (44.44%) CSS
7 14 (38.89%) HTML
7 14 (38.89%) Java EE
8 11 (30.56%) Entity Framework
8 11 (30.56%) Web Services
9 10 (27.78%) JMS
10 9 (25.00%) JPA
10 9 (25.00%) JSTL
10 9 (25.00%) Struts
11 8 (22.22%) XSLT
12 7 (19.44%) JSP
12 7 (19.44%) Servlets
13 6 (16.67%) EJB
13 6 (16.67%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 10 (27.78%) Smart Meter
2 4 (11.11%) N-Tier
3 3 (8.33%) Online Banking
4 1 (2.78%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (2.78%) Management Information System
4 1 (2.78%) Mobile App
4 1 (2.78%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 6 (16.67%) Linux
2 1 (2.78%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (69.44%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (47.22%) Scrum
2 17 (47.22%) Waterfall
3 16 (44.44%) Continuous Integration
4 13 (36.11%) Functional Testing
4 13 (36.11%) ITIL
4 13 (36.11%) SOA
4 13 (36.11%) Unit Testing
5 11 (30.56%) MVC
6 10 (27.78%) UML
7 8 (22.22%) Continuous Delivery
8 7 (19.44%) TDD
9 6 (16.67%) Change Control
9 6 (16.67%) E-Commerce
10 5 (13.89%) Data Modelling
10 5 (13.89%) Software Deployment
10 5 (13.89%) Software Testing
11 4 (11.11%) ITIL V3
11 4 (11.11%) Multithreading
11 4 (11.11%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 36 (100.00%) Java
2 17 (47.22%) JavaScript
3 9 (25.00%) PL/SQL
4 7 (19.44%) SQL
5 3 (8.33%) Apex Code
5 3 (8.33%) Groovy
6 2 (5.56%) T-SQL
7 1 (2.78%) Erlang
Qualifications
1 4 (11.11%) Degree
2 3 (8.33%) OCMJD
2 3 (8.33%) SC Cleared
2 3 (8.33%) Security Cleared
2 3 (8.33%) Sun Certification
3 1 (2.78%) BPSS Clearance
3 1 (2.78%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (8.33%) QA
2 1 (2.78%) PCI DSS
2 1 (2.78%) SLA
Systems Management
1 1 (2.78%) HP Fortify
1 1 (2.78%) Puppet
1 1 (2.78%) TeamSite
Vendors
1 28 (77.78%) Oracle
2 5 (13.89%) IBM
3 4 (11.11%) Perforce
4 3 (8.33%) Canoo
4 3 (8.33%) Endeca
4 3 (8.33%) Salesforce.com
4 3 (8.33%) Sun
5 2 (5.56%) hybris
6 1 (2.78%) Arqiva
6 1 (2.78%) Atlassian
6 1 (2.78%) HP
6 1 (2.78%) Microsoft