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 1 May 2016 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.

3 months to
1 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Java
Rank 9 8 19
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +11
Contract jobs citing Java 51 43 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Warrington 13.21% 20.09% 5.73%
As % of the Programming Languages category 36.43% 43.88% 21.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 42 35 4
Average daily rate £465 £525 £453
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.42% +16.02%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £400 £430
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £700 £472
UK excluding London average daily rate £413 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £10.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £40.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year
-6.25% -
Java
Cheshire

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
140 98 42
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Warrington 36.27% 45.79% 26.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 87 64 16
Average daily rate £442 £590 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-25.08% +68.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £327 £280
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £700 £469
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £332
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +5.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £10.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.00 £36.00 £36.50
% change year-on-year
+5.55% -1.36%

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 1 May 2016.

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 1 May 2016, 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 53 (70.67%) Agile Software Development
2 41 (54.67%) JavaScript
3 29 (38.67%) HTML
3 29 (38.67%) CSS
3 29 (38.67%) HTML5
4 28 (37.33%) JSON
5 26 (34.67%) SOAP
5 26 (34.67%) XML
6 25 (33.33%) Linux
7 22 (29.33%) Oracle
8 21 (28.00%) Open Source
9 20 (26.67%) SOA
9 20 (26.67%) Security Cleared
10 19 (25.33%) Banking
11 18 (24.00%) JBoss
11 18 (24.00%) High Availability
12 17 (22.67%) REST
13 16 (21.33%) Internet
13 16 (21.33%) CSS3
14 15 (20.00%) RESTful
14 15 (20.00%) Middleware
14 15 (20.00%) PostgreSQL
14 15 (20.00%) J2EE
15 14 (18.67%) Git (software)
15 14 (18.67%) HTTP
16 13 (17.33%) IBM
16 13 (17.33%) E-business
16 13 (17.33%) MySQL
16 13 (17.33%) JDBC
16 13 (17.33%) C++

Java
Top Related IT Skills in Warrington by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, 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 18 (24.00%) JBoss
2 13 (17.33%) Apache
2 13 (17.33%) Tomcat
3 6 (8.00%) SharePoint
4 4 (5.33%) Node.js
5 1 (1.33%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 4 (5.33%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (4.00%) Oracle Payables
2 2 (2.67%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.67%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (2.67%) Cloud Computing
1 2 (2.67%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 16 (21.33%) Internet
2 14 (18.67%) HTTP
3 5 (6.67%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (20.00%) PostgreSQL
2 13 (17.33%) MySQL
3 7 (9.33%) SQL Server
4 6 (8.00%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (2.67%) Apache Cassandra
5 2 (2.67%) Data Warehouse
5 2 (2.67%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 14 (18.67%) Git (software)
2 10 (13.33%) JIRA
3 3 (4.00%) JUnit
3 3 (4.00%) Selenium
3 3 (4.00%) Subversion
4 1 (1.33%) Cucumber
4 1 (1.33%) Gatling
4 1 (1.33%) Jenkins
4 1 (1.33%) Xcode
General
1 19 (25.33%) Banking
2 10 (13.33%) Billing
2 10 (13.33%) Telecoms
3 5 (6.67%) Finance
3 5 (6.67%) Law
Job Titles
1 38 (50.67%) Architect
2 30 (40.00%) Developer
3 20 (26.67%) Technical Architect
4 17 (22.67%) Java Architect
5 15 (20.00%) Java Developer
6 12 (16.00%) Digital Architect
7 11 (14.67%) Digital Technical Architect
8 9 (12.00%) Consultant
8 9 (12.00%) Java Consultant
9 8 (10.67%) HTML CSS Developer
9 8 (10.67%) HTML Developer
9 8 (10.67%) JavaScript Developer
10 6 (8.00%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
10 6 (8.00%) Senior Architect
10 6 (8.00%) Senior Technical Architect
10 6 (8.00%) Test Leader
11 5 (6.67%) Android Developer
12 4 (5.33%) Applications Developer
12 4 (5.33%) Solutions Architect
13 3 (4.00%) Senior Digital Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (38.67%) CSS
1 29 (38.67%) HTML
1 29 (38.67%) HTML5
2 28 (37.33%) JSON
3 26 (34.67%) SOAP
3 26 (34.67%) XML
4 17 (22.67%) REST
5 16 (21.33%) CSS3
6 15 (20.00%) J2EE
6 15 (20.00%) Middleware
6 15 (20.00%) RESTful
7 13 (17.33%) ActiveMQ
7 13 (17.33%) Apache Camel
7 13 (17.33%) JDBC
8 11 (14.67%) .NET
9 10 (13.33%) Ajax
9 10 (13.33%) D3.js
9 10 (13.33%) jQuery
9 10 (13.33%) Mustache
9 10 (13.33%) Underscore.js
Miscellaneous
1 5 (6.67%) Analytical Skills
1 5 (6.67%) Computer Science
1 5 (6.67%) Digital Media
1 5 (6.67%) Mobile App
1 5 (6.67%) SWIFT
2 2 (2.67%) Social Media
2 2 (2.67%) User Experience
3 1 (1.33%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (1.33%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 25 (33.33%) Linux
2 5 (6.67%) Android
3 3 (4.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (2.67%) Ubuntu
4 2 (2.67%) Unix
5 1 (1.33%) Apple iOS
5 1 (1.33%) Windows
5 1 (1.33%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 53 (70.67%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (28.00%) Open Source
3 20 (26.67%) SOA
4 18 (24.00%) High Availability
5 13 (17.33%) E-business
5 13 (17.33%) Web Development
6 12 (16.00%) Continuous Integration
6 12 (16.00%) Mentoring
6 12 (16.00%) Responsive Web Design
6 12 (16.00%) Web Design
7 11 (14.67%) Microservices
7 11 (14.67%) MVC
8 10 (13.33%) Enterprise Architecture
8 10 (13.33%) Unit Testing
9 8 (10.67%) CRM
10 7 (9.33%) Software Testing
10 7 (9.33%) Test Scripting
11 6 (8.00%) Front End Development
11 6 (8.00%) Integration Testing
11 6 (8.00%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 41 (54.67%) JavaScript
2 13 (17.33%) C
2 13 (17.33%) C++
3 9 (12.00%) C#
4 8 (10.67%) VB
5 6 (8.00%) FQL
5 6 (8.00%) PowerShell
6 5 (6.67%) PHP
7 1 (1.33%) Objective-C
7 1 (1.33%) Python
7 1 (1.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 20 (26.67%) Security Cleared
2 11 (14.67%) BC Cleared
3 5 (6.67%) BPSS Clearance
3 5 (6.67%) Degree
4 3 (4.00%) SC Cleared
5 1 (1.33%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (14.67%) ISO 9001
1 11 (14.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 6 (8.00%) Disclosure Scotland
3 2 (2.67%) QA
System Software
1 1 (1.33%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (2.67%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (2.67%) StatsD
Vendors
1 22 (29.33%) Oracle
2 13 (17.33%) IBM
3 6 (8.00%) ServiceNow
4 5 (6.67%) Microsoft
5 3 (4.00%) Axway
5 3 (4.00%) Red Hat
6 2 (2.67%) Apigee
6 2 (2.67%) Citrix
6 2 (2.67%) Google
6 2 (2.67%) Mashery
6 2 (2.67%) MuleSoft
6 2 (2.67%) Salesforce.com
6 2 (2.67%) WSO2