The table below looks at the statistics for Java skills in IT contracts advertised for the Wilmslow region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Java over the 3 months to 26 January 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
26 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Java
Rank 4 4 2
Rank change year-on-year
0 -2
Contract jobs citing Java 4 2 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wilmslow 22.22% 25.00% 25.00%
As % of the Programming Languages category 57.14% 66.67% 33.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 2 1
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£320 £340 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £363 £370
% change year-on-year
+10.34% -2.02%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £35.35 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+6.08% -1.80%
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 Wilmslow region.

Programming Languages Category
Wilmslow
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
7 3 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wilmslow 38.89% 37.50% 75.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 3 3
Average daily rate £320 £340 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%
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 £35.75 £32.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -7.14%

Java
Jobs Demand Trend in Wilmslow

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

Java Jobs Demand Trend in Wilmslow

Java
Daily Rate Trend in Wilmslow

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

Java Daily Rate Trend in Wilmslow

Java
Top 16 Related IT Skills in Wilmslow

For the 6 months to 26 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Wilmslow 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 4 (100.00%) TDD
1 4 (100.00%) Spring
1 4 (100.00%) Maven
1 4 (100.00%) Java EE
1 4 (100.00%) JSON
1 4 (100.00%) Groovy
1 4 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 4 (100.00%) Telematics
1 4 (100.00%) RESTful
1 4 (100.00%) Cucumber
1 4 (100.00%) Big Data
1 4 (100.00%) Docker
1 4 (100.00%) Algorithms
1 4 (100.00%) J2EE
1 4 (100.00%) JUnit
2 3 (75.00%) Agile Software Development

Java
Top Related IT Skills in Wilmslow by Category

For the 6 months to 26 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Wilmslow 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (100.00%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 4 (100.00%) JUnit
1 4 (100.00%) Maven
1 4 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 4 (100.00%) Cucumber
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) Developer
1 4 (100.00%) Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (100.00%) J2EE
1 4 (100.00%) Spring
1 4 (100.00%) Java EE
1 4 (100.00%) JSON
1 4 (100.00%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 4 (100.00%) Telematics
1 4 (100.00%) Algorithms
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) TDD
2 3 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) Groovy
System Software
1 4 (100.00%) Docker