The table below looks at the statistics for Checkstyle skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Checkstyle over the 3 months to 26 January 2015 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
26 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Checkstyle
Rank 563 559 509
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -50
Contract jobs citing Checkstyle 14 2 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.028% 0.004% 0.040%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.20% 0.035% 0.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 11
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£425 - £488
UK excluding London average daily rate - - £488
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average 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
6850 5794 5386
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 13.49% 11.90% 11.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 4631 3694 3351
Average daily rate £400 £385 £380
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.89% +1.31%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £270 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £530 £525 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £341 £338
% change year-on-year
+10.13% +0.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 123 131 208
Average hourly rate £37.50 £35.00 £36.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -2.77%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.50 £15.00 £22.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £52.50 £43.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £35.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -2.77%

Checkstyle
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Checkstyle within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within 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 3 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Checkstyle within the UK over the 3 months to 26 January 2015. 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
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England -15 13 £425 - 1
London +7 6 £425 -
City of London - 1 £425 -

Checkstyle
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 26 January 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing Checkstyle 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 Checkstyle.

1 22 (95.65%) Java
1 22 (95.65%) JUnit
2 19 (82.61%) JIRA
3 16 (69.57%) Agile Software Development
4 14 (60.87%) Eclipse
4 14 (60.87%) Continuous Integration
5 12 (52.17%) SQL
6 11 (47.83%) J2EE
6 11 (47.83%) Scrum
6 11 (47.83%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 11 (47.83%) QA
7 10 (43.48%) TDD
7 10 (43.48%) Oracle
7 10 (43.48%) SQL Server
7 10 (43.48%) .NET
7 10 (43.48%) C#
7 10 (43.48%) Web Services
8 9 (39.13%) DB2
8 9 (39.13%) Spring
8 9 (39.13%) Selenium
8 9 (39.13%) Jenkins
8 9 (39.13%) User Stories
9 8 (34.78%) Canoo
9 8 (34.78%) Maven
9 8 (34.78%) Subversion
9 8 (34.78%) HTML
9 8 (34.78%) JavaScript
9 8 (34.78%) CSS
9 8 (34.78%) JSP
9 8 (34.78%) Hibernate

Checkstyle
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 26 January 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing Checkstyle 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 Checkstyle. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 6 (26.09%) Apache
2 2 (8.70%) Oracle Workflow
3 1 (4.35%) JBoss
Applications
1 1 (4.35%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 3 (13.04%) SNMP
2 1 (4.35%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (43.48%) SQL Server
2 9 (39.13%) DB2
3 7 (30.43%) Relational Database
4 6 (26.09%) MongoDB
4 6 (26.09%) NoSQL
5 4 (17.39%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 22 (95.65%) JUnit
2 19 (82.61%) JIRA
3 14 (60.87%) Eclipse
4 11 (47.83%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 9 (39.13%) Selenium
5 9 (39.13%) Jenkins
6 8 (34.78%) Subversion
6 8 (34.78%) Maven
7 7 (30.43%) Git (software)
8 6 (26.09%) ClearCase
8 6 (26.09%) FindBugs
9 5 (21.74%) Redmine
9 5 (21.74%) NetBeans
10 4 (17.39%) NUnit
10 4 (17.39%) Ant
11 3 (13.04%) SoapUI
11 3 (13.04%) Bitbucket
11 3 (13.04%) Mockito
12 2 (8.70%) Hudson
12 2 (8.70%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 1 (4.35%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 16 (69.57%) Developer
2 11 (47.83%) Java Developer
3 7 (30.43%) Senior Developer
3 7 (30.43%) Senior Java Developer
4 4 (17.39%) Designer
5 3 (13.04%) Senior Designer
6 2 (8.70%) Build Engineer
6 2 (8.70%) Release Engineer
6 2 (8.70%) Build and Release Engineer
7 1 (4.35%) Java/J2EE Developer
7 1 (4.35%) Agile Java Developer
7 1 (4.35%) Lead .NET Developer
7 1 (4.35%) Lead Developer
7 1 (4.35%) Architect
7 1 (4.35%) Integration Architect
7 1 (4.35%) .NET Developer
7 1 (4.35%) J2EE Developer
7 1 (4.35%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (47.83%) J2EE
2 10 (43.48%) .NET
2 10 (43.48%) Web Services
3 9 (39.13%) Spring
4 8 (34.78%) Hibernate
4 8 (34.78%) JavaBeans
4 8 (34.78%) HTML
4 8 (34.78%) CSS
4 8 (34.78%) JSP
5 6 (26.09%) XML
5 6 (26.09%) Middleware
5 6 (26.09%) Java EE
6 5 (21.74%) JSON
6 5 (21.74%) JPA
6 5 (21.74%) XSD
7 4 (17.39%) JMS
7 4 (17.39%) Spring MVC
8 3 (13.04%) JSTL
8 3 (13.04%) Ajax
8 3 (13.04%) Struts
Miscellaneous
1 7 (30.43%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 3 (13.04%) Linux
2 2 (8.70%) Windows
3 1 (4.35%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (69.57%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (60.87%) Continuous Integration
3 11 (47.83%) Scrum
4 10 (43.48%) TDD
5 9 (39.13%) User Stories
6 6 (26.09%) Project Management
7 5 (21.74%) SOA
8 4 (17.39%) MVC
8 4 (17.39%) OO
8 4 (17.39%) Build Automation
9 3 (13.04%) UML
9 3 (13.04%) Multithreading
10 2 (8.70%) Customer Engagement
10 2 (8.70%) RUP
10 2 (8.70%) Workflow
10 2 (8.70%) Analytics
11 1 (4.35%) ITSM
11 1 (4.35%) ITIL
11 1 (4.35%) Domain-Driven Design
11 1 (4.35%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 22 (95.65%) Java
2 12 (52.17%) SQL
3 10 (43.48%) C#
4 8 (34.78%) Python
4 8 (34.78%) JavaScript
5 6 (26.09%) Ruby
6 2 (8.70%) PowerShell
6 2 (8.70%) F#
6 2 (8.70%) Perl
6 2 (8.70%) C++
7 1 (4.35%) PHP
Qualifications
1 3 (13.04%) Security Cleared
2 2 (8.70%) DV Cleared
2 2 (8.70%) Degree
3 1 (4.35%) SC Cleared
3 1 (4.35%) PMP
3 1 (4.35%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (47.83%) QA
Vendors
1 10 (43.48%) Oracle
2 8 (34.78%) Canoo
3 6 (26.09%) Microsoft
4 4 (17.39%) Atlassian
5 2 (8.70%) Perforce
5 2 (8.70%) VMware
6 1 (4.35%) Red Hat
6 1 (4.35%) IBM