Period
to 18 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Cheltenham with a requirement for Java skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Java over the 6 months to 18 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Java
Gloucestershire > Cheltenham
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 15 5 20
Rank change year-on-year -10 +15 -14
Contract jobs citing Java 12 45 17
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cheltenham 8.28% 19.07% 6.72%
As % of the Programming Languages category 18.18% 32.14% 14.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 17 14
Cheltenham median daily rate £575 £450 £444
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +27.78% +1.41% -1.39%
10th Percentile £416 £365 £352
90th Percentile £663 £568 £499
Gloucestershire median daily rate £428 £450 £425
% change year-on-year -5.00% +5.88% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Cheltenham median hourly rate - - -
Gloucestershire median hourly rate - - -

Java is in the Programming Languages category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Cheltenham with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Cheltenham
Contract vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 66 140 114
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cheltenham 45.52% 59.32% 45.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 73 80
Cheltenham median daily rate £388 £360 £399
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.64% -9.77% -1.48%
10th Percentile £313 £283 £263
90th Percentile £663 £491 £481
Gloucestershire median daily rate £420 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +5.00% - +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 15 3
Cheltenham median hourly rate £45.00 £42.50 £43.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +5.88% -2.30% +8.75%
10th Percentile £41.70 £29.50 £41.55
90th Percentile £60.00 £45.10 £44.25
Gloucestershire median hourly rate £38.50 £37.50 £42.50
% change year-on-year +2.67% -11.76% +6.25%

Java
Job Vacancy Trend in Cheltenham

Job postings citing Java as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Cheltenham.

Job vacancy trend for Java in Cheltenham

Java
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Cheltenham

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Java in Cheltenham.

Contractor daily rate trend for Java in Cheltenham

Java
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Cheltenham

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Java in Cheltenham over the 6 months to 18 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Java in Cheltenham

Java
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Cheltenham

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Java in Cheltenham

For the 6 months to 18 November 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Java also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Cheltenham region with a requirement for Java.

1 11 (91.67%) Security Cleared
2 6 (50.00%) DV Cleared
2 6 (50.00%) SOAP
3 5 (41.67%) Web Services
3 5 (41.67%) XML
3 5 (41.67%) HTTP
3 5 (41.67%) webMethods
3 5 (41.67%) JDBC
3 5 (41.67%) SC Cleared
3 5 (41.67%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (41.67%) SoapUI
4 1 (8.33%) Scrum
4 1 (8.33%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (8.33%) C#
4 1 (8.33%) .NET
4 1 (8.33%) J2EE
4 1 (8.33%) Spring
4 1 (8.33%) Business Analysis
4 1 (8.33%) Mule
4 1 (8.33%) REST
4 1 (8.33%) Big Data
4 1 (8.33%) DevOps
4 1 (8.33%) Mule ESB
4 1 (8.33%) Test Automation

Java
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cheltenham by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 1 (8.33%) Mule
1 1 (8.33%) Mule ESB
Communications & Networking
1 5 (41.67%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (8.33%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 5 (41.67%) SoapUI
Job Titles
1 6 (50.00%) Consultant
2 5 (41.67%) webMethods Consultant
3 2 (16.67%) Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (50.00%) SOAP
2 5 (41.67%) JDBC
2 5 (41.67%) Web Services
2 5 (41.67%) XML
3 1 (8.33%) .NET
3 1 (8.33%) J2EE
3 1 (8.33%) REST
3 1 (8.33%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 5 (41.67%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (8.33%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (8.33%) Business Analysis
1 1 (8.33%) DevOps
1 1 (8.33%) Scrum
1 1 (8.33%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 1 (8.33%) C#
Qualifications
1 11 (91.67%) Security Cleared
2 6 (50.00%) DV Cleared
3 5 (41.67%) SC Cleared
Vendors
1 5 (41.67%) webMethods