The first table below looks at the demand 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 28 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Programming Languages category for the Warrington region.

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
28 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java
Rank 16 5 4
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -1
Contract jobs citing Java 18 13 23
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Warrington 9.05% 14.29% 18.70%
As % of the Programming Languages category 26.87% 44.83% 41.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 3 18
Average daily rate
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£520 £360 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+44.44% +2.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £474 £308 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £540 £412 £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 £37.50 £36.50
% change year-on-year
-6.66% +2.73%
Programming Languages Category
Warrington
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
67 29 56
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Warrington 33.67% 31.87% 45.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 31 10 32
Average daily rate £510 £343 £310
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+48.90% +10.48%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £225 £264
10% offered a daily rate of more than £540 £450 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £35.00
Java
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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 28 July 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 28 July 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 20 (74.07%) Linux
1 20 (74.07%) Open Source
2 19 (70.37%) BDD
2 19 (70.37%) Agile Software Development
3 18 (66.67%) Ruby
3 18 (66.67%) Python
3 18 (66.67%) PHP
3 18 (66.67%) C#
3 18 (66.67%) C++
3 18 (66.67%) NoSQL
4 17 (62.96%) JavaScript
4 17 (62.96%) TDD
5 16 (59.26%) Unit Testing
5 16 (59.26%) SQL
6 14 (51.85%) Scala
7 12 (44.44%) Web Services
7 12 (44.44%) Continuous Integration
7 12 (44.44%) RESTful
7 12 (44.44%) JSON
8 7 (25.93%) Ajax
8 7 (25.93%) XML
8 7 (25.93%) XHTML
8 7 (25.93%) CSS
8 7 (25.93%) HTML
9 6 (22.22%) .NET
10 4 (14.81%) Finance
10 4 (14.81%) Web Development
10 4 (14.81%) Resource Management
10 4 (14.81%) Cash Management
10 4 (14.81%) UML

Java
Top Related IT Skills in Warrington by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 1 (3.70%) Tomcat
1 1 (3.70%) SAP Portal
Communications & Networking
1 2 (7.41%) HTTP
2 1 (3.70%) TCP/IP
2 1 (3.70%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (66.67%) NoSQL
2 2 (7.41%) CouchDB
2 2 (7.41%) Relational Database
3 1 (3.70%) MongoDB
3 1 (3.70%) Big Data
3 1 (3.70%) Couchbase
3 1 (3.70%) IBM InfoSphere
3 1 (3.70%) MySQL
3 1 (3.70%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (3.70%) RDBMS
3 1 (3.70%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 1 (3.70%) Hudson
1 1 (3.70%) Jenkins
General
1 4 (14.81%) Finance
2 1 (3.70%) Law
Job Titles
1 19 (70.37%) Developer
2 7 (25.93%) Senior Developer
3 5 (18.52%) Java Developer
4 4 (14.81%) Project Manager
4 4 (14.81%) Senior Manager
4 4 (14.81%) Senior Project Manager
5 2 (7.41%) C++/Java Developer
5 2 (7.41%) Software Developer
5 2 (7.41%) Architect
5 2 (7.41%) Senior Java Developer
6 1 (3.70%) Senior C++ Developer
6 1 (3.70%) SAP Developer
6 1 (3.70%) C++ Team Leader
6 1 (3.70%) Lead Java Developer
6 1 (3.70%) Java Architect
6 1 (3.70%) Senior Java Architect
6 1 (3.70%) C++ Developer
6 1 (3.70%) Team Leader
6 1 (3.70%) Java Team Leader
6 1 (3.70%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (44.44%) Web Services
1 12 (44.44%) JSON
1 12 (44.44%) RESTful
2 7 (25.93%) XML
2 7 (25.93%) XHTML
2 7 (25.93%) HTML
2 7 (25.93%) CSS
2 7 (25.93%) Ajax
3 6 (22.22%) .NET
4 1 (3.70%) Middleware
4 1 (3.70%) ActiveMQ
4 1 (3.70%) Spring
4 1 (3.70%) MapReduce
4 1 (3.70%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 20 (74.07%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 20 (74.07%) Linux
2 2 (7.41%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (70.37%) Agile Software Development
1 19 (70.37%) BDD
2 17 (62.96%) TDD
3 16 (59.26%) Unit Testing
4 12 (44.44%) Continuous Integration
5 4 (14.81%) Web Development
5 4 (14.81%) Resource Management
5 4 (14.81%) Matrix Management
5 4 (14.81%) UML
5 4 (14.81%) Business Intelligence
5 4 (14.81%) Cash Management
6 3 (11.11%) DevOps
7 2 (7.41%) Software Engineering
8 1 (3.70%) Software Architecture
8 1 (3.70%) ATDD
8 1 (3.70%) Agile Project Management
8 1 (3.70%) User Stories
8 1 (3.70%) Configuration Management
8 1 (3.70%) Project Management
8 1 (3.70%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 18 (66.67%) C#
1 18 (66.67%) C++
1 18 (66.67%) PHP
1 18 (66.67%) Python
1 18 (66.67%) Ruby
2 17 (62.96%) JavaScript
3 16 (59.26%) SQL
4 14 (51.85%) Scala
Qualifications
1 1 (3.70%) SC Cleared
1 1 (3.70%) Security Cleared
Systems Management
1 2 (7.41%) Puppet
1 2 (7.41%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 1 (3.70%) Oracle
1 1 (3.70%) SAP
1 1 (3.70%) IBM
1 1 (3.70%) Mercator