The table below looks at the statistics for Java skills in IT contracts advertised for the Warrington region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Java over the 3 months to 19 September 2014 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
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java
Rank 28 9 6
Rank change year-on-year
-19 -3
Contract jobs citing Java 5 19 20
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Warrington 2.27% 14.84% 17.54%
As % of the Programming Languages category 8.77% 33.33% 37.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 7 12
Average daily rate
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£425 £325 £360
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+30.76% -9.72%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £293 £313 £310
10% offered a daily rate of more than £493 £347 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
- -6.66%
Java
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in contract jobs advertised in the Warrington region.

Programming Languages Category
Warrington
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
57 57 54
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Warrington 25.91% 44.53% 47.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 28 23 34
Average daily rate £325 £325 £310
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +4.83%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £258 £295 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £510 £390 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Average hourly rate £36.63 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £32.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -7.14%

Java
Jobs Demand Trend in Warrington

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Java across the Warrington region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

Java Jobs Demand Trend in Warrington

Java
Daily Rate Trend in Warrington

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Java across the Warrington region.

Java Daily Rate Trend in Warrington

Java
Daily Rate Histogram in Warrington

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Java across the Warrington region over the 3 months to 19 September 2014.

Java Daily Rate Histogram in Warrington

Java
Hourly Rate Trend in Warrington

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Java across the Warrington region.

Java Hourly Rate Trend in Warrington

Java
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Warrington

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Warrington region citing Java 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 Java.

1 21 (95.45%) Linux
1 21 (95.45%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (86.36%) Open Source
2 19 (86.36%) BDD
3 18 (81.82%) NoSQL
3 18 (81.82%) PHP
4 17 (77.27%) SQL
4 17 (77.27%) C#
4 17 (77.27%) C++
4 17 (77.27%) JavaScript
4 17 (77.27%) Python
4 17 (77.27%) TDD
5 16 (72.73%) Ruby
5 16 (72.73%) Unit Testing
6 15 (68.18%) Scala
7 12 (54.55%) RESTful
7 12 (54.55%) JSON
7 12 (54.55%) Web Services
8 11 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
9 10 (45.45%) Mentoring
10 7 (31.82%) CSS
10 7 (31.82%) Ajax
10 7 (31.82%) XML
10 7 (31.82%) HTML
10 7 (31.82%) XHTML
11 2 (9.09%) Software Engineering
11 2 (9.09%) .NET
11 2 (9.09%) MySQL
11 2 (9.09%) Tomcat
11 2 (9.09%) CouchDB

Java
Top Related IT Skills in Warrington by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Warrington region citing Java 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 Java. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (9.09%) Tomcat
2 1 (4.55%) Confluence
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.55%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (81.82%) NoSQL
2 2 (9.09%) MySQL
2 2 (9.09%) CouchDB
2 2 (9.09%) Relational Database
3 1 (4.55%) MongoDB
3 1 (4.55%) Hadoop
3 1 (4.55%) Big Data
3 1 (4.55%) Couchbase
3 1 (4.55%) IBM InfoSphere
3 1 (4.55%) SQL Server
3 1 (4.55%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (4.55%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 1 (4.55%) Hudson
1 1 (4.55%) Jenkins
1 1 (4.55%) JIRA
Job Titles
1 18 (81.82%) Developer
2 7 (31.82%) Senior Developer
3 5 (22.73%) Java Developer
4 2 (9.09%) Software Developer
4 2 (9.09%) C++/Java Developer
4 2 (9.09%) Senior Java Developer
5 1 (4.55%) Senior Architect
5 1 (4.55%) Product Owner
5 1 (4.55%) Lead Developer
5 1 (4.55%) Administrator
5 1 (4.55%) Senior C++ Developer
5 1 (4.55%) Java Architect
5 1 (4.55%) Senior Java Architect
5 1 (4.55%) Digital Project Manager
5 1 (4.55%) C++ Team Leader
5 1 (4.55%) Lead Java Developer
5 1 (4.55%) Architect
5 1 (4.55%) Project Manager
5 1 (4.55%) Web Developer
5 1 (4.55%) C++ Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (54.55%) RESTful
1 12 (54.55%) JSON
1 12 (54.55%) Web Services
2 7 (31.82%) CSS
2 7 (31.82%) Ajax
2 7 (31.82%) XML
2 7 (31.82%) HTML
2 7 (31.82%) XHTML
3 2 (9.09%) .NET
4 1 (4.55%) Middleware
4 1 (4.55%) Spring MVC
4 1 (4.55%) ActiveMQ
4 1 (4.55%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 19 (86.36%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 21 (95.45%) Linux
2 1 (4.55%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (4.55%) UNIX
2 1 (4.55%) Windows
2 1 (4.55%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (95.45%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (86.36%) BDD
3 17 (77.27%) TDD
4 16 (72.73%) Unit Testing
5 11 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
6 10 (45.45%) Mentoring
7 2 (9.09%) Software Engineering
8 1 (4.55%) DevOps
8 1 (4.55%) MapReduce
8 1 (4.55%) ATDD
8 1 (4.55%) User Stories
8 1 (4.55%) Service Management
8 1 (4.55%) Service Delivery
8 1 (4.55%) MVC
8 1 (4.55%) Risk Management
8 1 (4.55%) Workflow
8 1 (4.55%) Scrum
8 1 (4.55%) ETL
8 1 (4.55%) Supplier Management
8 1 (4.55%) Refactoring
Programming Languages
1 18 (81.82%) PHP
2 17 (77.27%) SQL
2 17 (77.27%) C#
2 17 (77.27%) C++
2 17 (77.27%) JavaScript
2 17 (77.27%) Python
3 16 (72.73%) Ruby
4 15 (68.18%) Scala
5 1 (4.55%) VB
5 1 (4.55%) C
Qualifications
1 1 (4.55%) SC Cleared
1 1 (4.55%) Security Cleared
Systems Management
1 1 (4.55%) Puppet
1 1 (4.55%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 1 (4.55%) Oracle
1 1 (4.55%) IBM
1 1 (4.55%) Mercator
1 1 (4.55%) Atlassian