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 1 May 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
1 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Checkstyle
Rank 595 594 549
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -45
Contract jobs citing Checkstyle 5 1 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.009% 0.002% 0.010%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.070% 0.015% 0.092%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 1 4
Average daily rate
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£413 £500 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-17.50% +25.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £500 £349
10% offered a daily rate of more than £468 £500 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £406 - £356
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
7160 6827 5439
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 12.83% 12.53% 11.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 4586 4366 3458
Average daily rate £400 £375 £386
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -2.84%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £518 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £368 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 147 135 135
Average hourly rate £37.04 £38.50 £37.80
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.79% +1.85%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £24.79 £31.00 £19.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.00 £55.00 £47.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.04 £38.50 £37.80
% change year-on-year
-3.79% +1.85%

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 7 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 1 May 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 -4 5 £413 -17.50% 1
East Midlands - 2 £410 -
South East - 2 £406 -
Hampshire - 2 £406 -
City of London +2 1 £500 -
London -2 1 £500 -
Winchester - 1 £413 -

Checkstyle
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 1 May 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 17 (89.47%) Java
1 17 (89.47%) JUnit
2 14 (73.68%) Oracle
3 12 (63.16%) JIRA
3 12 (63.16%) Continuous Integration
4 11 (57.89%) Agile Software Development
5 10 (52.63%) Subversion
5 10 (52.63%) Jenkins
5 10 (52.63%) SQL Server
5 10 (52.63%) .NET
5 10 (52.63%) C#
6 9 (47.37%) Eclipse
6 9 (47.37%) Maven
7 8 (42.11%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 8 (42.11%) Relational Database
7 8 (42.11%) J2EE
7 8 (42.11%) Python
8 7 (36.84%) FindBugs
8 7 (36.84%) Git (software)
8 7 (36.84%) Open Source
9 6 (31.58%) MongoDB
9 6 (31.58%) NoSQL
9 6 (31.58%) Ruby
9 6 (31.58%) ClearCase
9 6 (31.58%) Ant
9 6 (31.58%) Web Services
9 6 (31.58%) Project Management
9 6 (31.58%) Microsoft
9 6 (31.58%) Middleware
9 6 (31.58%) Oracle Database

Checkstyle
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 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 4 (21.05%) JBoss
2 2 (10.53%) Oracle Workflow
3 1 (5.26%) Apache
Applications
1 1 (5.26%) MS Office
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (52.63%) SQL Server
2 8 (42.11%) Relational Database
3 6 (31.58%) MongoDB
3 6 (31.58%) NoSQL
3 6 (31.58%) Oracle Database
4 2 (10.53%) DB2
Development Applications
1 17 (89.47%) JUnit
2 12 (63.16%) JIRA
3 10 (52.63%) Subversion
3 10 (52.63%) Jenkins
4 9 (47.37%) Eclipse
4 9 (47.37%) Maven
5 8 (42.11%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 7 (36.84%) FindBugs
6 7 (36.84%) Git (software)
7 6 (31.58%) ClearCase
7 6 (31.58%) Ant
8 5 (26.32%) NetBeans
8 5 (26.32%) Selenium
9 4 (21.05%) NUnit
10 2 (10.53%) Team Foundation Server
10 2 (10.53%) Hudson
10 2 (10.53%) QUnit
10 2 (10.53%) Gradle
10 2 (10.53%) MSI
10 2 (10.53%) InstallShield
General
1 1 (5.26%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 12 (63.16%) Developer
2 6 (31.58%) Java Developer
3 4 (21.05%) AWS Developer
4 2 (10.53%) Senior Java Developer
4 2 (10.53%) Release Engineer
4 2 (10.53%) Build Engineer
4 2 (10.53%) Build and Release Engineer
4 2 (10.53%) Senior Developer
5 1 (5.26%) Architect
5 1 (5.26%) Web Developer
5 1 (5.26%) Oracle Developer
5 1 (5.26%) .NET Developer
5 1 (5.26%) J2EE Developer
5 1 (5.26%) Team Leader
5 1 (5.26%) Lead Developer
5 1 (5.26%) Lead .NET Developer
5 1 (5.26%) Designer
5 1 (5.26%) Oracle Architect
5 1 (5.26%) Java Web Developer
5 1 (5.26%) Java/J2EE Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (52.63%) .NET
2 8 (42.11%) J2EE
3 6 (31.58%) Web Services
3 6 (31.58%) Middleware
4 4 (21.05%) JSON
4 4 (21.05%) JMS
4 4 (21.05%) XML
5 3 (15.79%) Hibernate
5 3 (15.79%) XSD
5 3 (15.79%) CSS
5 3 (15.79%) HTML
5 3 (15.79%) JPA
5 3 (15.79%) Spring
5 3 (15.79%) Java EE
6 2 (10.53%) JBoss Seam
6 2 (10.53%) JSTL
6 2 (10.53%) WCF
6 2 (10.53%) WPF
6 2 (10.53%) WF
6 2 (10.53%) ActiveMQ
Miscellaneous
1 7 (36.84%) Open Source
2 1 (5.26%) User Experience
2 1 (5.26%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 5 (26.32%) Linux
2 2 (10.53%) Windows
3 1 (5.26%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (63.16%) Continuous Integration
2 11 (57.89%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (31.58%) Project Management
4 5 (26.32%) SOA
5 4 (21.05%) Build Automation
5 4 (21.05%) Continuous Delivery
5 4 (21.05%) Scrum
6 3 (15.79%) MVC
6 3 (15.79%) E-Commerce
6 3 (15.79%) Analytics
6 3 (15.79%) Waterfall
7 2 (10.53%) TDD
7 2 (10.53%) Customer Engagement
7 2 (10.53%) Software Deployment
7 2 (10.53%) User Stories
7 2 (10.53%) Software Delivery
7 2 (10.53%) Data Modelling
7 2 (10.53%) RUP
7 2 (10.53%) ITIL
7 2 (10.53%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 17 (89.47%) Java
2 10 (52.63%) C#
3 8 (42.11%) Python
4 6 (31.58%) Ruby
5 5 (26.32%) SQL
6 3 (15.79%) JavaScript
7 2 (10.53%) PowerShell
7 2 (10.53%) F#
7 2 (10.53%) Perl
7 2 (10.53%) PL/SQL
7 2 (10.53%) C++
Qualifications
1 4 (21.05%) Degree
2 3 (15.79%) Security Cleared
3 2 (10.53%) OCMJD
3 2 (10.53%) DV Cleared
3 2 (10.53%) HND
3 2 (10.53%) Sun Certification
4 1 (5.26%) PMP
4 1 (5.26%) PMI Certification
4 1 (5.26%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (26.32%) QA
Vendors
1 14 (73.68%) Oracle
2 6 (31.58%) Microsoft
3 4 (21.05%) Atlassian
4 3 (15.79%) Endeca
5 2 (10.53%) hybris
5 2 (10.53%) Perforce
5 2 (10.53%) VMware
5 2 (10.53%) Sun
6 1 (5.26%) Red Hat
6 1 (5.26%) IBM
6 1 (5.26%) ATG
6 1 (5.26%) Elastic Path
6 1 (5.26%) Canoo