Period
to 21 July 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Preston 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 21 July 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
Lancashire > Preston
6 months to
21 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 38 10 9
Rank change year-on-year -28 -1 +3
Contract jobs citing Java 6 19 25
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Preston 1.84% 9.18% 12.76%
As % of the Programming Languages category 9.52% 25.68% 33.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 13 16
Preston median daily rate £375 £360 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.17% -12.73% -
10th Percentile £301 £290 £289
90th Percentile £469 £460 £566
Lancashire median daily rate £400 £415 £375
% change year-on-year -3.61% +10.67% -7.41%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Preston median hourly rate - - £37.00
Lancashire median hourly rate - £47.00 £46.00
% change year-on-year - +2.17% -

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 Preston with a requirement for programming language skills.

Contract Programming Language Skills
Preston
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 63 74 74
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Preston 19.33% 35.75% 37.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 35 43
Preston median daily rate £350 £340 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.94% -6.21% -6.45%
10th Percentile £277 £291 £258
90th Percentile £415 £404 £571
Lancashire median daily rate £375 £361 £351
% change year-on-year +3.81% +2.92% +8.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 23 20 6
Preston median hourly rate £42.50 £37.50 £37.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +13.33% +1.35% +59.83%
Lancashire median hourly rate £42.50 £39.25 £37.00
% change year-on-year +8.28% +6.08% +23.33%

Java
Job Vacancy Trend in Preston

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

Job vacancy trend for Java in Preston

Java
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Preston

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Java in Preston

Java
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Preston

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Java in Preston over the 6 months to 21 July 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Java in Preston

Java
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Preston

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Java in Preston

For the 6 months to 21 July 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 Preston region with a requirement for Java.

1 3 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (50.00%) Web Services
2 2 (33.33%) Apache Camel
2 2 (33.33%) DevOps
2 2 (33.33%) SQL
2 2 (33.33%) JUnit
2 2 (33.33%) Apache CXF
3 1 (16.67%) Git (software)
3 1 (16.67%) Test Automation
3 1 (16.67%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (16.67%) Open Source
3 1 (16.67%) HTML5
3 1 (16.67%) Puppet
3 1 (16.67%) CSS3
3 1 (16.67%) Jenkins
3 1 (16.67%) WebSphere Application Server
3 1 (16.67%) EJB
3 1 (16.67%) CSS
3 1 (16.67%) JSP
3 1 (16.67%) Servlets
3 1 (16.67%) Struts
3 1 (16.67%) Oracle
3 1 (16.67%) C
3 1 (16.67%) HTML
3 1 (16.67%) Coaching
3 1 (16.67%) Fraud Detection
3 1 (16.67%) Multithreaded Programming
3 1 (16.67%) Android Development
3 1 (16.67%) Android Studio
3 1 (16.67%) Hibernate

Java
Co-occurring IT Skills in Preston 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 (16.67%) Apache
1 1 (16.67%) WebSphere
1 1 (16.67%) WebSphere Application Server
Cloud Services
1 1 (16.67%) Amazon AWS
Development Applications
1 2 (33.33%) JUnit
2 1 (16.67%) Android Studio
2 1 (16.67%) Git (software)
2 1 (16.67%) Jenkins
Job Titles
1 6 (100.00%) Developer
2 5 (83.33%) Java Developer
3 3 (50.00%) Senior Developer
3 3 (50.00%) Senior Java Developer
4 1 (16.67%) Android Developer
4 1 (16.67%) Business Intelligence Developer
4 1 (16.67%) Cloud Developer
4 1 (16.67%) Cognos BI Developer
4 1 (16.67%) Cognos Developer
4 1 (16.67%) Java Android Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (50.00%) Web Services
2 2 (33.33%) Apache Camel
2 2 (33.33%) Apache CXF
3 1 (16.67%) CSS
3 1 (16.67%) CSS3
3 1 (16.67%) EJB
3 1 (16.67%) Hibernate
3 1 (16.67%) HTML
3 1 (16.67%) HTML5
3 1 (16.67%) IBM Integration Bus
3 1 (16.67%) Java EE
3 1 (16.67%) Java SE
3 1 (16.67%) JMS
3 1 (16.67%) JSP
3 1 (16.67%) Middleware
3 1 (16.67%) Servlets
3 1 (16.67%) Spring
3 1 (16.67%) Struts
3 1 (16.67%) XML
Operating Systems
1 1 (16.67%) Android
1 1 (16.67%) Linux
1 1 (16.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 1 (16.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (33.33%) DevOps
3 1 (16.67%) Android Development
3 1 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (16.67%) Coaching
3 1 (16.67%) ERP
3 1 (16.67%) ETL
3 1 (16.67%) Fraud Detection
3 1 (16.67%) Kanban
3 1 (16.67%) Multithreaded Programming
3 1 (16.67%) Multithreading
3 1 (16.67%) OOA/OOD
3 1 (16.67%) Open Source
3 1 (16.67%) RAD
3 1 (16.67%) Test Automation
3 1 (16.67%) UML
Programming Languages
1 2 (33.33%) SQL
2 1 (16.67%) C
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) OCMJD
1 1 (16.67%) OCPJP
1 1 (16.67%) OCPJWCD
1 1 (16.67%) Oracle Certification
1 1 (16.67%) SC Cleared
1 1 (16.67%) Security Cleared
1 1 (16.67%) Sun Certification
Systems Management
1 1 (16.67%) Puppet
Vendors
1 1 (16.67%) Atlassian
1 1 (16.67%) Cognos
1 1 (16.67%) IBM
1 1 (16.67%) Oracle
1 1 (16.67%) Red Hat
1 1 (16.67%) Sun
1 1 (16.67%) VMware
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