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 26 June 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
26 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Checkstyle
Rank 623 632 620
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -12
Contract jobs citing Checkstyle 20 9 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.038% 0.016% 0.006%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.24% 0.12% 0.043%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 6 3
Median daily rate £400 £406 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.53% +1.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £347 £388 £390
10% offered a daily rate of more than £451 £475 £480
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £406 £394
% change year-on-year
+0.92% +3.17%
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
8225 7474 6954
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 15.50% 13.37% 12.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 5669 4938 4431
Median daily rate £425 £400 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £295 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £514
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+10.34% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 125 128 156
Median hourly rate £42.25 £37.00 £37.80
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+14.18% -2.11%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £26.50 £22.18 £31.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £45.00 £51.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.00 £37.00 £37.80
% change year-on-year
+13.51% -2.11%

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 26 June 2016.

Checkstyle Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

Checkstyle
Top 12 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 26 June 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 +19 19 £400 -1.53%
South East +10 9 £400 -1.53%
Hampshire +6 9 £400 -1.53%
Winchester +3 5 £450 +4.34%
London +17 4 £400 -8.57%
East Midlands - 4 £420 -
Northamptonshire - 4 £420 -
Cheshire - 2 £388 -
North West - 2 £388 -
Edinburgh - 1 £425 -
Scotland - 1 £425 -
Chester - 1 £388 -

Checkstyle
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 26 June 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 39 (100.00%) Java
2 34 (87.18%) Spring
3 33 (84.62%) Subversion
3 33 (84.62%) Selenium
4 32 (82.05%) Oracle
4 32 (82.05%) FindBugs
5 30 (76.92%) Hibernate
6 28 (71.79%) JIRA
7 27 (69.23%) Agile Software Development
7 27 (69.23%) XML
8 26 (66.67%) Cucumber
9 25 (64.10%) Tomcat
9 25 (64.10%) JUnit
10 21 (53.85%) JBoss
11 20 (51.28%) Artifactory
12 19 (48.72%) JavaScript
13 18 (46.15%) PostgreSQL
13 18 (46.15%) NHibernate
13 18 (46.15%) ActiveMQ
13 18 (46.15%) Continuous Integration
13 18 (46.15%) Apache Camel
13 18 (46.15%) Gradle
14 17 (43.59%) Atlassian Bamboo
15 16 (41.03%) Apache
16 15 (38.46%) Java EE
17 14 (35.90%) SQL
17 14 (35.90%) CSS
17 14 (35.90%) Scrum
17 14 (35.90%) MVC
17 14 (35.90%) Waterfall

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 25 (64.10%) Tomcat
2 21 (53.85%) JBoss
3 16 (41.03%) Apache
4 12 (30.77%) Oracle HTTP Server
5 5 (12.82%) IBM HTTP Server
5 5 (12.82%) WebLogic
5 5 (12.82%) WebSphere
6 1 (2.56%) CMS
6 1 (2.56%) SharePoint
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.56%) Force.com
Communications & Networking
1 12 (30.77%) HTTP
2 5 (12.82%) Internet
3 3 (7.69%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (46.15%) PostgreSQL
2 5 (12.82%) Oracle Database
3 1 (2.56%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 33 (84.62%) Selenium
1 33 (84.62%) Subversion
2 32 (82.05%) FindBugs
3 28 (71.79%) JIRA
4 26 (66.67%) Cucumber
5 25 (64.10%) JUnit
6 20 (51.28%) Artifactory
7 18 (46.15%) Gradle
8 17 (43.59%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 13 (33.33%) Jenkins
9 13 (33.33%) Maven
10 8 (20.51%) Eclipse
11 6 (15.38%) SoapUI
12 5 (12.82%) Mockito
12 5 (12.82%) SonarQube
13 4 (10.26%) Ant
13 4 (10.26%) Git (software)
13 4 (10.26%) Hudson
13 4 (10.26%) Liquibase
13 4 (10.26%) QUnit
General
1 13 (33.33%) Finance
2 4 (10.26%) Banking
3 1 (2.56%) Marketing
3 1 (2.56%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 35 (89.74%) Developer
2 28 (71.79%) Java Developer
3 6 (15.38%) Oracle Developer
3 6 (15.38%) Senior Developer
3 6 (15.38%) SOA Developer
4 4 (10.26%) Senior Java Developer
4 4 (10.26%) Software Engineer
5 3 (7.69%) Agile Developer
5 3 (7.69%) Agile Java Developer
5 3 (7.69%) Technical Engineer
5 3 (7.69%) Technical Specialist
6 2 (5.13%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 2 (5.13%) Java Engineer
6 2 (5.13%) Java Web Developer
6 2 (5.13%) Senior Agile Developer
6 2 (5.13%) Senior Agile Java Developer
6 2 (5.13%) Senior Front-End Developer
6 2 (5.13%) Senior Java Engineer
6 2 (5.13%) Web Developer
7 1 (2.56%) Lead Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (87.18%) Spring
2 30 (76.92%) Hibernate
3 27 (69.23%) XML
4 18 (46.15%) ActiveMQ
4 18 (46.15%) Apache Camel
4 18 (46.15%) NHibernate
5 15 (38.46%) Java EE
6 14 (35.90%) CSS
7 13 (33.33%) Web Services
8 12 (30.77%) JMS
9 11 (28.21%) HTML
9 11 (28.21%) REST
10 10 (25.64%) Entity Framework
11 9 (23.08%) XSLT
12 8 (20.51%) JSP
12 8 (20.51%) Servlets
13 7 (17.95%) JSTL
13 7 (17.95%) Struts
14 6 (15.38%) J2EE
14 6 (15.38%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 10 (25.64%) Smart Meter
2 5 (12.82%) N-Tier
3 4 (10.26%) Online Banking
4 1 (2.56%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (2.56%) Mobile App
4 1 (2.56%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 7 (17.95%) Linux
2 5 (12.82%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (69.23%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (46.15%) Continuous Integration
3 14 (35.90%) MVC
3 14 (35.90%) Scrum
3 14 (35.90%) Waterfall
4 13 (33.33%) SOA
5 11 (28.21%) Unit Testing
6 10 (25.64%) Functional Testing
6 10 (25.64%) UML
7 9 (23.08%) ITIL
8 8 (20.51%) Mentoring
8 8 (20.51%) Multithreading
8 8 (20.51%) TDD
9 7 (17.95%) E-Commerce
9 7 (17.95%) Software Engineering
10 6 (15.38%) Continuous Delivery
10 6 (15.38%) SDLC
11 5 (12.82%) Change Control
11 5 (12.82%) Concurrent Programming
11 5 (12.82%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 39 (100.00%) Java
2 19 (48.72%) JavaScript
3 14 (35.90%) SQL
4 13 (33.33%) PL/SQL
5 5 (12.82%) Erlang
6 3 (7.69%) Bash Shell
7 1 (2.56%) Apex Code
7 1 (2.56%) Groovy
7 1 (2.56%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (12.82%) Degree
2 3 (7.69%) OCMJD
2 3 (7.69%) Sun Certification
3 1 (2.56%) BPSS Clearance
3 1 (2.56%) HND
3 1 (2.56%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (12.82%) PCI DSS
1 5 (12.82%) SLA
2 3 (7.69%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (2.56%) HP Fortify
1 1 (2.56%) Puppet
1 1 (2.56%) TeamSite
Vendors
1 32 (82.05%) Oracle
2 10 (25.64%) IBM
3 5 (12.82%) Atlassian
3 5 (12.82%) Perforce
4 3 (7.69%) Canoo
4 3 (7.69%) Sun
5 1 (2.56%) Endeca
5 1 (2.56%) HP
5 1 (2.56%) Microsoft
5 1 (2.56%) Salesforce.com