The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Cumbria with a requirement for Java skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Java over the 3 months to 24 June 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
North West / Cumbria
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 14 - 17
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Contract jobs citing Java 1 0 6
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cumbria 1.96% - 4.84%
As % of the Programming Languages category 12.50% - 60.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Median daily rate - - £505
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £420 £400
% change year-on-year +1.19% +5.00%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 4
Median hourly rate £51.71 - £55.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £45.00 £36.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year +25.00% -10.00%  

Java is in the programming language skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Cumbria with a requirement for programming language skills.

Contract Programming Language Skills
Cumbria
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 8 16 10
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Cumbria 15.69% 35.56% 8.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 4 2
Median daily rate £225 £490 £469
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -54.08% +4.53%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £370 £440
10% offered a daily rate of more than £255 £501 £498
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +6.66% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 6
Median hourly rate £51.71 £45.50 £55.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +13.64% -18.38%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £37.50 £36.50
% change year-on-year +13.33% +2.73%  

Java
Job Vacancy Trend in Cumbria

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Cumbria citing Java as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Programming Languages category.

Job vacancy trend for Java in Cumbria

Java
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Cumbria

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Java in Cumbria

Java
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Cumbria

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Java in Cumbria

Java
Contract Job Locations in Cumbria

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Java within the Cumbria region over the 3 months to 24 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Barrow-in-Furness - 1 - -
Java
North West

For the 6 months to 24 June 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 Cumbria region with a requirement for Java.

1 1 (100.00%) C++
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) UML
1 1 (100.00%) OOP
1 1 (100.00%) OO
1 1 (100.00%) OOD
1 1 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
1 1 (100.00%) Manufacturing
1 1 (100.00%) Programme Management
1 1 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 1 (100.00%) Software Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Qt

Java
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cumbria 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:

Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) TCP/IP
General
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
1 1 (100.00%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) C++ Software Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) Qt
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) OO
1 1 (100.00%) OOD
1 1 (100.00%) OOP
1 1 (100.00%) Programme Management
1 1 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 1 (100.00%) Software Testing
1 1 (100.00%) UML
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) C++