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 3 months to 24 March 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.

3 months to
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Java
Cheshire / Knutsford
Rank 5 3 3
Rank change year-on-year -2 0  
Contract jobs citing Java 8 28 16
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Knutsford 20.51% 25.00% 28.07%
As % of the Programming Languages category 47.06% 71.79% 64.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 22 5
Median daily rate £410 £413 £440
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -0.60% -6.25%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £342 £300 £381
10% offered a daily rate of more than £487 £450 £495
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +6.25% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.00 £40.00 £38.25
% change year-on-year +2.50% +4.57%  

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 Knutsford with a requirement for programming language skills.

Contract Programming Language Skills
Knutsford
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 17 39 25
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Knutsford 43.59% 34.82% 43.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 29 8
Median daily rate £400 £425 £439
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.88% -3.18%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £338 £300 £375
10% offered a daily rate of more than £505 £450 £495
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +4.00% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.64 £40.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year +4.10% +11.11%  

Java
Job Vacancy Trend in Knutsford

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Knutsford 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 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 3 months to 24 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Java in Knutsford

Java
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Knutsford

For the 6 months to 24 March 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 8 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (50.00%) Finance
2 7 (50.00%) JavaScript
3 6 (42.86%) Spring
4 5 (35.71%) Struts
5 4 (28.57%) J2EE
5 4 (28.57%) EJB
5 4 (28.57%) JSP
5 4 (28.57%) Servlets
5 4 (28.57%) SOAP
5 4 (28.57%) Scrum
5 4 (28.57%) Banking
5 4 (28.57%) Ajax
5 4 (28.57%) jQuery
5 4 (28.57%) JSON
5 4 (28.57%) AngularJS
5 4 (28.57%) Go
5 4 (28.57%) Docker
5 4 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
5 4 (28.57%) Angular 2
6 3 (21.43%) Docker Swarm
6 3 (21.43%) TypeScript
6 3 (21.43%) JIRA
6 3 (21.43%) Data Protection
6 3 (21.43%) Git (software)
6 3 (21.43%) Waterfall
6 3 (21.43%) BDD
6 3 (21.43%) MongoDB
6 3 (21.43%) IntelliJ
6 3 (21.43%) MySQL

Java
Top Related 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 1 (7.14%) Apache
1 1 (7.14%) GlassFish
1 1 (7.14%) JBoss
1 1 (7.14%) Oracle SOA Suite
1 1 (7.14%) WebLogic
1 1 (7.14%) WebLogic Integration
1 1 (7.14%) WebLogic Portal
1 1 (7.14%) WebSphere
1 1 (7.14%) WebSphere Application Server
1 1 (7.14%) WebSphere Process Server
Business Applications
1 1 (7.14%) Oracle BPM
Communications & Networking
1 1 (7.14%) Kerberos
1 1 (7.14%) OpenLDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (21.43%) MongoDB
1 3 (21.43%) MySQL
2 2 (14.29%) Big Data
2 2 (14.29%) RDBMS
2 2 (14.29%) Relational Database
3 1 (7.14%) DB2
3 1 (7.14%) Hadoop
3 1 (7.14%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 3 (21.43%) Git (software)
1 3 (21.43%) IntelliJ
1 3 (21.43%) JIRA
2 2 (14.29%) Gradle
2 2 (14.29%) Selenium
3 1 (7.14%) Cucumber
General
1 7 (50.00%) Finance
2 4 (28.57%) Banking
3 1 (7.14%) Prime Brokerage
Job Titles
1 10 (71.43%) Developer
2 5 (35.71%) Java Developer
3 4 (28.57%) Full Stack Developer
4 1 (7.14%) Agile Developer
4 1 (7.14%) Agile Java Developer
4 1 (7.14%) Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) Architect
4 1 (7.14%) Automation Test Lead
4 1 (7.14%) DevOps Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Enterprise Management Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Lead Architect
4 1 (7.14%) Operations Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Senior Developer
4 1 (7.14%) Senior Java Developer
4 1 (7.14%) Test Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) Test Architect
4 1 (7.14%) Test Automation Architect
4 1 (7.14%) Test Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (42.86%) Spring
2 5 (35.71%) Struts
3 4 (28.57%) Ajax
3 4 (28.57%) Angular 2
3 4 (28.57%) AngularJS
3 4 (28.57%) EJB
3 4 (28.57%) J2EE
3 4 (28.57%) jQuery
3 4 (28.57%) JSON
3 4 (28.57%) JSP
3 4 (28.57%) Servlets
3 4 (28.57%) SOAP
4 2 (14.29%) Hibernate
4 2 (14.29%) JPA
4 2 (14.29%) Middleware
4 2 (14.29%) Web Services
4 2 (14.29%) XML
5 1 (7.14%) JSF
5 1 (7.14%) WebSphere MQ
5 1 (7.14%) XML Messaging
Miscellaneous
1 4 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (7.14%) Clustering
2 1 (7.14%) Data Centre
2 1 (7.14%) DataPower
2 1 (7.14%) Derivative
2 1 (7.14%) Mainframe
2 1 (7.14%) Mobile App
2 1 (7.14%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 2 (14.29%) Linux
1 2 (14.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (7.14%) AIX
2 1 (7.14%) HPUX
2 1 (7.14%) Solaris
2 1 (7.14%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (28.57%) Scrum
3 3 (21.43%) BDD
3 3 (21.43%) Data Protection
3 3 (21.43%) Waterfall
4 2 (14.29%) DevOps
4 2 (14.29%) OO
4 2 (14.29%) TDD
5 1 (7.14%) Asset Management
5 1 (7.14%) BPEL
5 1 (7.14%) ITIL
5 1 (7.14%) MVC
5 1 (7.14%) OOA/OOD
5 1 (7.14%) Risk Management
5 1 (7.14%) SOA
5 1 (7.14%) Software Asset Management
5 1 (7.14%) SOLID
5 1 (7.14%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (7.14%) UML
5 1 (7.14%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 7 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 4 (28.57%) Go
3 3 (21.43%) TypeScript
4 2 (14.29%) Perl
4 2 (14.29%) SQL
5 1 (7.14%) C#
5 1 (7.14%) C++
5 1 (7.14%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (7.14%) RHCE
System Software
1 4 (28.57%) Docker
Systems Management
1 3 (21.43%) Docker Swarm
2 1 (7.14%) IBM BigFix
2 1 (7.14%) Netcool
2 1 (7.14%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (7.14%) Puppet
2 1 (7.14%) SCOM
2 1 (7.14%) SELinux
Vendors
1 2 (14.29%) IBM
2 1 (7.14%) CA
2 1 (7.14%) Google
2 1 (7.14%) Kony
2 1 (7.14%) Oracle
2 1 (7.14%) Red Hat
2 1 (7.14%) ServiceNow
2 1 (7.14%) Sybase
2 1 (7.14%) Yahoo!
Knutsford, Cheshire
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Rate: £450 - £500 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Knutsford, Cheshire
IPsoft
Rate: Excellent day rate on offer
Posted: 24 days ago