Period
to 18 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Knutsford 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
Cheshire > Knutsford
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 5 5 4
Rank change year-on-year 0 -1 +7
Contract jobs citing Java 37 13 39
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Knutsford 22.16% 14.94% 16.60%
As % of the Programming Languages category 66.07% 56.52% 54.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 9 25
Knutsford median daily rate £375 £380 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -1.32% -1.94% -11.33%
10th Percentile £273 £300 £306
90th Percentile £475 £420 £530
Cheshire median daily rate £425 £400 £425
% change year-on-year +6.25% -5.88% +1.86%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Knutsford median hourly rate - - -
Cheshire median hourly rate - £12.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year - -66.67% +12.78%

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 Knutsford with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Knutsford
Contract vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 56 23 71
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Knutsford 33.53% 26.44% 30.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 34 16 47
Knutsford median daily rate £375 £384 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.28% -0.97% +19.23%
10th Percentile £268 £300 £304
90th Percentile £475 £450 £496
Cheshire median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.23% +3.33% +11.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Knutsford median hourly rate - - -
Cheshire median hourly rate £31.00 £21.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year +47.62% -40.00% +5.26%

Java
Job Vacancy Trend in Knutsford

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

Job vacancy trend for Java in Knutsford

Java
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Knutsford

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Java in Knutsford

Java
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Knutsford

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

Contractor daily rate histogram for Java in Knutsford

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 Knutsford region with a requirement for Java.

1 25 (67.57%) Agile Software Development
2 22 (59.46%) Spring
3 19 (51.35%) Web Services
3 19 (51.35%) Jenkins
4 18 (48.65%) Git (software)
4 18 (48.65%) OO
5 16 (43.24%) Hibernate
5 16 (43.24%) Test Automation
5 16 (43.24%) REST
5 16 (43.24%) Gradle
6 15 (40.54%) TDD
6 15 (40.54%) Banking
7 14 (37.84%) Finance
7 14 (37.84%) Spring Boot
8 13 (35.14%) Relational Database
8 13 (35.14%) Unit Testing
8 13 (35.14%) Scrum
8 13 (35.14%) JUnit
8 13 (35.14%) Oracle
9 12 (32.43%) SQL
9 12 (32.43%) SOAP
9 12 (32.43%) Data Modelling
9 12 (32.43%) RDBMS
9 12 (32.43%) Maven
9 12 (32.43%) Perforce
9 12 (32.43%) JPA
10 11 (29.73%) Java EE
11 10 (27.03%) HTML
12 9 (24.32%) OOP
12 9 (24.32%) DevOps

Java
Co-occurring IT Skills in Knutsford 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 3 (8.11%) Apache
1 3 (8.11%) JBoss
2 2 (5.41%) Anypoint
3 1 (2.70%) Confluence
3 1 (2.70%) Mule
Business Applications
1 1 (2.70%) Oracle SCM
Cloud Services
1 5 (13.51%) OpenShift
2 2 (5.41%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (5.41%) GitHub
2 2 (5.41%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (16.22%) HTTP
2 4 (10.81%) Internet
3 2 (5.41%) FTP
4 1 (2.70%) WebEx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (35.14%) Relational Database
2 12 (32.43%) RDBMS
3 2 (5.41%) SQL Server
4 1 (2.70%) DB2
4 1 (2.70%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 19 (51.35%) Jenkins
2 18 (48.65%) Git (software)
3 16 (43.24%) Gradle
4 13 (35.14%) JUnit
5 12 (32.43%) Maven
6 9 (24.32%) SonarQube
7 8 (21.62%) JIRA
8 5 (13.51%) Eclipse
8 5 (13.51%) JProfiler
9 4 (10.81%) Bitbucket
9 4 (10.81%) IntelliJ
10 3 (8.11%) Ant
10 3 (8.11%) Cucumber
10 3 (8.11%) Sonatype Nexus
11 2 (5.41%) TeamCity
12 1 (2.70%) AppScan
12 1 (2.70%) Jasmine
12 1 (2.70%) JMeter
12 1 (2.70%) Selenium
General
1 15 (40.54%) Banking
2 14 (37.84%) Finance
3 1 (2.70%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 25 (67.57%) Developer
2 20 (54.05%) Java Developer
3 5 (13.51%) DevOps Engineer
4 2 (5.41%) Author
4 2 (5.41%) Designer
4 2 (5.41%) Scrum Master
4 2 (5.41%) Senior Developer
4 2 (5.41%) Senior Java Developer
4 2 (5.41%) Technical Author
5 1 (2.70%) Android Developer
5 1 (2.70%) DevOps Developer
5 1 (2.70%) J2EE Developer
5 1 (2.70%) Java/J2EE Developer
5 1 (2.70%) Senior J2EE Developer
5 1 (2.70%) Senior Java/J2EE Developer
5 1 (2.70%) Technical Writer
5 1 (2.70%) Tester
5 1 (2.70%) UI Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (59.46%) Spring
2 19 (51.35%) Web Services
3 16 (43.24%) Hibernate
3 16 (43.24%) REST
4 14 (37.84%) Spring Boot
5 12 (32.43%) JPA
5 12 (32.43%) SOAP
6 11 (29.73%) Java EE
7 10 (27.03%) HTML
8 8 (21.62%) RESTful
9 5 (13.51%) J2EE
10 3 (8.11%) CSS
10 3 (8.11%) HTML5
10 3 (8.11%) Middleware
11 2 (5.41%) AngularJS
11 2 (5.41%) CSS3
11 2 (5.41%) jQuery
11 2 (5.41%) JSON
11 2 (5.41%) Spring Batch
11 2 (5.41%) Spring Security
Miscellaneous
1 2 (5.41%) Mainframe
2 1 (2.70%) Animation
2 1 (2.70%) RIA
2 1 (2.70%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 5 (13.51%) Linux
2 2 (5.41%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (2.70%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (67.57%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (48.65%) OO
3 16 (43.24%) Test Automation
4 15 (40.54%) TDD
5 13 (35.14%) Scrum
5 13 (35.14%) Unit Testing
6 12 (32.43%) Data Modelling
7 9 (24.32%) DevOps
7 9 (24.32%) OOP
8 7 (18.92%) Data Protection
8 7 (18.92%) Microservices
9 5 (13.51%) Continuous Integration
9 5 (13.51%) RAD
10 4 (10.81%) Domain-Driven Design
10 4 (10.81%) Event-Driven Architecture
11 3 (8.11%) MVC
12 2 (5.41%) Agile Project Management
12 2 (5.41%) AOP
12 2 (5.41%) BDD
12 2 (5.41%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 12 (32.43%) SQL
2 4 (10.81%) JavaScript
3 3 (8.11%) Jython
3 3 (8.11%) Perl
3 3 (8.11%) Python
4 2 (5.41%) Ruby
5 1 (2.70%) C
5 1 (2.70%) C#
5 1 (2.70%) C++
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.70%) QA
System Software
1 6 (16.22%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (5.41%) Kubernetes
1 2 (5.41%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (2.70%) HP Fortify
Vendors
1 13 (35.14%) Oracle
2 12 (32.43%) Perforce
3 3 (8.11%) MuleSoft
4 2 (5.41%) Red Hat
5 1 (2.70%) IBM